Table 4.3.7 Hazard Perception Test Yearly pass rates by selected variables

Demographic Breakdown YEAR
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016*
Tests Pass rate Tests Pass rate Tests Pass rate Tests Pass rate Tests Pass rate Tests Pass rate Tests Pass rate Tests Pass rate Tests Pass rate Tests Pass rate Tests Pass rate Tests Pass rate Tests Pass rate Tests Pass rate Tests Pass rate Tests Pass rate
TOTAL 21,500 79.5% 73,795 82.2% 78,613 82.5% 87,028 83.1% 95,183 82.2% 100,107 82.4% 111,042 82.2% 114,868 82.2% 101,683 83.8% 101,934 83.8% 111,635 84.4% 108,043 84.4% 107,182 85.1% 108,656 86.5% 107,809 88.9% 27,848 90.8%
GENDER: Male 10,573 81.8% 35,998 84.1% 39,712 84.3% 42,628 85.2% 45,984 83.8% 48,381 84.3% 53,496 83.9% 55,152 83.9% 48,585 85.6% 49,047 85.8% 53,981 86.1% 52,564 86.1% 51,447 86.8% 51,533 87.8% 50,915 89.6% 13,388 91.1%
GENDER: Female 10,927 77.2% 37,797 80.4% 38,901 80.6% 44,400 81.1% 49,199 80.8% 51,726 80.6% 57,546 80.7% 59,716 80.7% 53,098 82.0% 52,887 82.0% 57,654 82.7% 55,479 82.8% 55,735 83.7% 57,123 85.2% 56,894 88.3% 14,460 90.4%
AGE: 16-19 14,729 81.9% 50,357 84.1% 51,893 84.8% 52,434 85.3% 54,499 84.4% 56,341 84.6% 61,788 84.4% 63,507 84.2% 57,396 86.2% 56,589 86.2% 60,278 86.7% 59,433 86.6% 57,696 87.3% 57,862 88.3% 57,269 90.3% 15,103 92.3%
AGE: 20-24 2,938 77.8% 12,167 81.4% 14,950 80.8% 20,878 82.5% 25,050 83.0% 26,505 83.2% 29,517 82.9% 29,481 83.3% 24,977 83.7% 25,391 83.7% 26,745 84.4% 24,416 84.2% 25,851 84.6% 26,758 86.7% 26,502 88.7% 6,800 90.3%
AGE: 25-29 1,278 76.7% 4,204 80.4% 4,528 79.4% 5,487 79.9% 6,523 79.3% 7,314 79.4% 8,308 80.4% 9,473 80.7% 8,547 81.6% 9,080 82.6% 10,819 82.8% 10,426 83.0% 10,064 83.4% 10,027 85.1% 10,144 87.3% 2,524 88.0%
AGE: 30-39 1,626 70.2% 4,644 75.5% 4,861 75.6% 5,514 76.3% 6,253 73.3% 6,691 74.5% 7,808 74.3% 8,630 74.9% 7,399 77.4% 7,562 76.2% 9,693 79.8% 9,688 79.6% 9,624 81.2% 9,828 82.2% 9,846 86.3% 2,411 88.4%
AGE: 40-49 704 65.3% 1,865 64.3% 1,832 62.6% 2,117 65.5% 2,149 63.6% 2,411 62.2% 2,668 64.1% 2,716 62.3% 2,485 64.5% 2,453 65.8% 2,979 66.9% 2,939 70.6% 2,887 73.0% 3,094 75.8% 2,957 82.9% 739 85.4%
AGE: 50+ 225 69.8% 558 63.1% 549 58.8% 598 62.4% 709 54.3% 845 56.1% 953 53.6% 1,061 55.2% 879 55.5% 859 59.6% 1,121 58.9% 1,141 61.6% 1,060 64.2% 1,087 66.2% 1,091 73.8% 271 79.0%
ATTEMPT # 1 18,136 80.8% 62,946 83.5% 66,580 83.9% 73,640 84.2% 79,714 82.6% 83,835 82.7% 92,056 82.7% 95,000 82.8% 85,158 84.5% 85,773 84.5% 94,606 85.0% 91,726 85.0% 91,787 85.6% 93,840 87.1% 95,474 89.4% 25,149 91.3%
ATTEMPT # 2 2,656 76.5% 8,622 78.6% 9,369 77.8% 10,546 79.9% 12,726 83.1% 13,367 83.8% 15,487 83.3% 16,108 82.7% 13,312 83.9% 13,112 83.3% 13,856 84.0% 13,402 84.0% 12,761 84.7% 12,191 84.8% 10,337 86.5% 2,292 87.1%
ATTEMPT # 3 463 63.3% 1,487 62.8% 1,766 67.3% 1,909 69.5% 1,922 71.2% 2,024 71.5% 2,409 69.8% 2,598 71.7% 2,135 69.3% 2,066 73.6% 2,112 72.5% 2,044 74.4% 1,898 74.1% 1,878 76.5% 1,437 79.5% 317 83.3%
ATTEMPT # 4+ 245 42.4% 740 51.5% 898 50.8% 933 54.6% 821 56.5% 881 55.5% 1,090 56.9% 1,162 53.3% 1,078 53.4% 983 54.0% 1,061 52.2% 871 53.6% 736 61.4% 747 60.4% 561 63.3% 90 75.6%
SECTOR: Sydney 12,589 78.9% 44,944 82.4% 47,495 82.7% 52,768 83.6% 57,766 82.7% 60,495 83.0% 66,862 82.9% 69,997 82.7% 59,659 84.1% 59,596 84.2% 65,935 84.9% 62,587 85.2% 62,737 86.1% 63,789 87.8% 58,604 90.1% 12,959 91.9%
SECTOR: North 4,947 81.5% 16,015 82.5% 17,392 82.7% 19,457 82.9% 21,247 81.8% 22,655 81.9% 25,177 81.6% 25,744 81.8% 24,212 83.6% 24,681 83.6% 26,261 83.8% 26,258 83.7% 25,601 84.3% 25,556 85.1% 25,144 87.4% 6,389 89.4%
SECTOR: South & West 3,964 78.8% 12,836 81.5% 13,726 81.3% 14,803 81.6% 16,170 81.1% 16,957 81.0% 19,003 80.9% 19,127 81.0% 17,812 82.7% 17,657 82.8% 19,439 83.1% 19,198 82.7% 18,844 83.2% 19,311 83.9% 17,353 86.3% 3,637 88.1%
RTA REGION: Sydney 12,589 78.9% 44,944 82.4% 47,495 82.7% 52,768 83.6% 57,766 82.7% 60,495 83.0% 66,862 82.9% 69,997 82.7% 59,659 84.1% 59,596 84.2% 65,935 84.9% 62,587 85.2% 62,737 86.1% 63,789 87.8% 58,604 90.1% 12,959 91.9%
RTA REGION: Northern 1,923 79.9% 6,032 80.5% 6,727 80.4% 7,645 80.2% 8,188 78.8% 8,557 78.8% 9,767 79.3% 9,854 79.7% 9,367 81.1% 9,547 81.6% 9,830 81.7% 10,029 81.0% 9,754 82.0% 9,788 83.3% 9,635 86.6% 2,536 89.4%
RTA REGION: Hunter 2,857 83.1% 9,527 84.3% 10,230 84.6% 11,332 85.1% 12,605 84.1% 13,582 84.1% 14,833 83.5% 15,267 83.7% 14,326 85.6% 14,584 85.2% 15,883 85.5% 15,639 85.7% 15,270 86.1% 15,138 86.6% 14,931 88.4% 3,738 89.7%
RTA REGION: Southern 1,619 81.5% 6,067 82.5% 6,496 83.5% 7,250 83.4% 7,855 81.7% 8,121 82.8% 9,257 82.8% 9,032 82.7% 8,616 84.5% 8,424 84.5% 9,290 84.9% 8,984 84.8% 8,736 84.9% 9,007 85.8% 8,380 87.9% 1,489 89.9%
RTA REGION: South West 1,159 76.9% 3,489 80.3% 3,742 78.8% 3,847 79.3% 4,267 80.8% 4,422 79.3% 4,923 78.9% 5,061 79.4% 4,750 81.1% 4,657 80.3% 5,127 81.4% 5,308 80.9% 5,244 81.1% 5,303 81.1% 4,356 84.2% 1,106 84.8%
RTA REGION: Western 1,353 76.4% 3,736 79.7% 3,923 79.2% 4,186 79.5% 4,502 79.3% 4,930 78.8% 5,400 78.5% 5,657 78.5% 4,965 80.3% 5,126 81.2% 5,570 81.1% 5,496 80.6% 5,441 81.7% 5,631 82.6% 5,195 84.4% 1,157 87.6%
TEST LANGUAGE: English 19,772 80.8% 69,424 83.1% 74,304 83.4% 82,714 83.9% 90,733 83.1% 95,393 83.3% 105,812 83.1% 109,455 83.0% 97,610 84.4% 97,542 84.5% 106,761 85.0% 103,633 84.9% 103,223 85.7% 105,026 86.9% 104,386 89.2% 27,072 91.0%
TEST LANGUAGE: Non-English 1,728 63.5% 4,371 67.9% 4,309 66.6% 4,314 67.7% 4,450 64.0% 4,714 64.9% 5,230 64.8% 5,413 66.3% 4,073 67.7% 4,392 68.4% 4,874 69.3% 4,410 71.2% 3,959 71.6% 3,630 74.6% 3,423 78.4% 776 81.6%
INTERPRETER LANGUAGE: None 21,467 79.5% 73,645 82.2% 78,468 82.5% 86,814 83.1% 94,956 82.3% 99,910 82.4% 110,836 82.3% 114,660 82.2% 101,499 83.8% 101,779 83.8% 111,443 84.4% 107,823 84.4% 106,990 85.2% 108,467 86.5% 107,649 88.9% 27,805 90.8%
INTERPRETER LANGUAGE: ALL Non-English 33 66.7% 150 76.0% 145 73.1% 214 75.2% 227 62.6% 197 71.1% 206 64.1% 208 63.9% 184 66.3% 155 62.6% 192 69.8% 220 67.7% 192 68.2% 189 66.1% 160 81.9% 43 86.0%

* 2016 data include tests up to and including 31MAR2016