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The main objectives of this study are the following:

- Prepare a state of the art of existing transport databases, for goods and passengers, for each type of transport mode and for each country;
- Verify the availability of data, on the basis of a set of predetermined essential variables;
- Analyse the evolutions of methodologies for data gathering and their impact on reliability and availability of data;
- Gather information about existing scenarios and measure their degree of operationnality and applicability to an integrated European approach;
- Identify research axles for a future European information system on transport.

The main conclusions of the study are presented in this report. report.

Additional information

Authors: DELAVELLE C, Sofres Conseil (FR);MICHON A, Sofres Conseil (FR);ROGER P, Sofres Conseil (FR)
Bibliographic Reference: Report: EN (1996) 475pp., free of charge
Availability: Available from the Transport Research Helpdesk, European Commission, DG VII-E, Avenue de Beaulieu 31, B-1160 Bruxelles (BE), Fax: +32-2-2954349
ISBN: ISBN 92-827-7418-X
Record Number: 199830033 / Last updated on: 1998-04-08
Original language: en
Available languages: en