The bicycle as an economic factor: Current study by the Wuppertal Institute examines the bicycle industry in Germany
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11. February 2021 | Nachrichten > Deutschland
Pandemic further strengthens the trend of recent years
In 2020, a total of 14,212,358 bicycle movements were measured at twelve permanent counting stations, which is around eleven percent more than in the previous year and a new all-time record.
11. February 2021 | Nachrichten > Nordrhein-Westfalen
The trend towards climate-friendly mobility in Vienna continues. In 2020, cycling increased by twelve percent compared to the year before
22. January 2021 | Nachrichten > Oesterreich
Most benefit for cycling and walking
Almost one in three people changed their mobility behavior during the corona pandemic. This is the result of a survey by the German Energy Agency (dena). Cycling and walking have benefited the most in percentage terms, with 37 percent and 35 percent of respondents, respectively, saying they cycle...
22. December 2020 | Nachrichten > Deutschland
CITY CYCLING provides data for digital MOVEBIS maps
The world's largest cycling campaign, CITY CYCLING with now more than half a million participants, provided the data basis for the MOVEBIS research project, which has now published a variety of data relevant to planning in digital traffic maps.
18. December 2020 | Nachrichten > Deutschland
German Insurers Accident Research (UDV)
Within the framework of a feasibility study, existing framework conditions and available data on cycling infrastructures and accidents in Germany, Denmark and the Netherlands were determined. The aim of the study was to develop a strategy that would allow a scientifically justifiable comparison in...
22. November 2020 | Nachrichten > Deutschland
Federal Statistical Office
The amount of people killed in cars above-average decreased during the COVID-19 first wave.The number of cyclists killed from March to June 2020 drops by 11.5 percent to 162 persons. 31.087 cyclists were injured (256 less in comparison to the same period of the previous year).
27. October 2020 | Nachrichten > Deutschland
Mobility Monitor 2020
In the year of the corona crisis, bicycles are the main beneficiaries. The proportion of the population that uses a bicycle every day has risen from 17 to 22 percent compared with 2019. This is shown by the Mobility Monitor 2020, a survey undertaken by the Allensbach Institute for Public Opinion...
22. October 2020 | Nachrichten > Deutschland
MOBICOR study on mobility in Baden-Württemberg during corona lockdown
Results of the MOBICOR study show that in Baden-Württemberg, walking traffic saw an increase of 73% compared to MiD 2017. 20 million bicycle kilometres travelled every day means an increase of 33%. Walking and cycling now have a share of 11% in the transport performance modal split.
24. August 2020 | Nachrichten > Baden-Württemberg
Germany: Federal Statistical Office
In around 65,200 bicycle accidents with personal injury in 2019, a second road user was involved, in 73.9 per cent of the cases it was a car driver (48,230 accidents). In car/bike accidents with personal injury, cyclists were mainly to blame in only 23.4 per cent of cases, and in truck/bike...
23. August 2020 | Nachrichten > Deutschland