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Active travel: In numbers

In numbers: Active travel in Greater Manchester

All the top facts and stats about cycling and walking in your city-region

77% of GM residents think that more segregated cycling routes would be useful to help them cycle more.

13% of residents in GM cycle at least once a week

People living in low traffic neighbourhoods walk an average of 40-50 minutes extra per week

Cycling to work is nine times cheaper than driving averaging just £110 per year

There are 108 schemes in the development pipeline in Greater Manchester with a combined value of more than £500 million.

In Greater Manchester, 30% of trips under one kilometre are made in a car.

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