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 2017*
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 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% 114,869 82.2% 101,683 83.8% 101,934 83.8% 111,635 84.4% 108,044 84.4% 107,182 85.1% 108,656 86.5% 107,809 88.9% 108,673 91.2% 125,407 93.0%
GENDER: Male 10,572 81.8% 35,996 84.1% 39,695 84.3% 42,602 85.2% 45,972 83.8% 48,369 84.3% 53,475 83.9% 55,124 83.9% 48,577 85.6% 49,033 85.8% 53,960 86.1% 52,545 86.1% 51,438 86.8% 51,519 87.8% 50,889 89.6% 52,037 91.4% 60,056 92.7%
GENDER: Female 10,928 77.2% 37,799 80.4% 38,918 80.5% 44,426 81.1% 49,211 80.8% 51,738 80.6% 57,567 80.7% 59,745 80.7% 53,106 82.0% 52,901 82.0% 57,675 82.7% 55,499 82.8% 55,744 83.7% 57,137 85.2% 56,920 88.2% 56,636 91.0% 65,351 93.2%
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% 61,789 84.4% 63,506 84.2% 57,396 86.2% 56,590 86.2% 60,278 86.7% 59,434 86.6% 57,696 87.3% 57,862 88.3% 57,269 90.3% 57,641 92.8% 68,856 94.4%
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% 29,516 82.9% 29,483 83.3% 24,977 83.7% 25,387 83.7% 26,745 84.4% 24,415 84.2% 25,851 84.6% 26,757 86.7% 26,500 88.7% 27,004 90.4% 28,088 92.3%
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% 9,083 82.6% 10,819 82.8% 10,427 83.0% 10,064 83.4% 10,029 85.1% 10,146 87.3% 10,071 89.6% 11,720 90.9%
AGE: 30-39 1,628 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% 9,625 81.2% 9,825 82.2% 9,842 86.3% 9,902 88.7% 11,752 91.4%
AGE: 40-49 702 65.4% 1,865 64.3% 1,832 62.6% 2,117 65.5% 2,149 63.6% 2,409 62.3% 2,668 64.1% 2,716 62.3% 2,485 64.5% 2,456 65.8% 2,979 66.9% 2,939 70.6% 2,889 73.0% 3,096 75.8% 2,961 82.8% 2,875 85.4% 3,463 88.0%
AGE: 50+ 225 69.8% 558 63.1% 549 58.8% 598 62.4% 709 54.3% 847 56.0% 953 53.6% 1,061 55.2% 879 55.5% 856 59.7% 1,121 58.9% 1,141 61.6% 1,057 64.2% 1,087 66.2% 1,091 73.8% 1,180 78.6% 1,528 80.1%
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% 95,001 82.8% 85,158 84.5% 85,773 84.5% 94,606 85.0% 91,727 85.0% 91,787 85.6% 93,840 87.1% 95,474 89.4% 98,832 91.7% 117,062 93.4%
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% 8,376 87.7% 7,155 88.4%
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% 1,107 82.7% 897 81.7%
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% 358 66.2% 293 69.6%
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% 69,998 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% 46,418 92.3% 47,634 94.0%
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% 26,259 83.7% 25,601 84.3% 25,556 85.1% 25,144 87.4% 22,353 89.6% 23,027 91.9%
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% 13,596 88.3% 12,704 90.4%
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% 69,998 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% 46,418 92.3% 47,634 94.0%
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% 9,214 89.1% 9,257 91.3%
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% 12,801 90.2% 13,497 92.5%
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% 5,386 89.4% 4,104 92.3%
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% 3,961 86.8% 4,009 89.4%
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% 5,497 80.6% 5,441 81.7% 5,631 82.6% 5,195 84.4% 4,587 87.8% 4,864 89.2%
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% 109,456 83.0% 97,610 84.4% 97,542 84.5% 106,761 85.0% 103,634 84.9% 103,223 85.7% 105,026 86.9% 104,386 89.2% 105,548 91.5% 121,323 93.2%
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% 3,125 81.4% 4,084 85.1%
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% 114,661 82.2% 101,499 83.8% 101,779 83.8% 111,443 84.4% 107,824 84.4% 106,990 85.2% 108,467 86.5% 107,649 88.9% 108,483 91.2% 125,205 93.0%
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% 190 85.8% 202 80.2%

* 2017 data include tests up to and including 30DEC2017