Recent history of traffic on major roads in Great Britain

Between 2005 and 2013:

  
traffic reduced more than 10%
  
traffic reduced up to 10%
  
traffic levels the same
  
traffic increased up to 5%
  
traffic increased 5% to 10%
  
traffic increased more than 10%

Width of lines is proportional to traffic levels in 2013.

 

Overall from 2005-2013:

Roads with lower traffic:

10,305 roads (57%)

Roads with higher traffic:

7,037 roads (39%)

Average traffic flow on major roads:
2005 = 21,034 vehicles per day
2013 = 20,575 vehicles per day (down 2%)

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