Green Apple SMART Transportation Ranking Report

  • This report measures the policy initiatives of the Canada’s twenty-seven largest urban areas.


Community Information Database (available in French)

  •  Population, employment, education, and income indicators for all Canadian communities.

Mode share of walking for the commute – Canadian Census 2006

  • Data on percentage of population that walks to work, by census municipal area.
  • Describes techniques of measuring and evaluating non-motorized travel, including walking.

Online TDM Encylopedia – Data Collection and Surveys Section (Victoria Transport Policy Institute)

  • The Data Collection and Surveys section of the Online TDM Encylopedia has a wealth of information on the measurement and evaluation of transportation demand management programs, including walking.

Transportation for Tomorrow Survey of the GTHA

  • Detailed travel data for the Greater Golden Horseshoe area of Ontario collected by the University of Toronto in 2006, includes active travel modes.
  • Collected every 5 years.

Stepping it Up School Travel Household Attitudinal Survey:

  • Harris/Decima Inc conducted 1,016 telephone interviews in the spring of 2011 for Metrolinx to gather data on how elementary students travel to and from school.