2012 Bicyclist & Pedestrian Count

The results from the fall counts can be found by clicking on the links below. The fall count took place Wednesday, September 12 from 4 to 6 p.m. at 16 intersections throughout Helena.

Fall 2012 count data:

The Spring 2012 took place Thursday May 17 from 4 to 6 p.m. The results from the 2012 count are available.

Spring Survey Results:

Out of 98 Pedestrian Surveys, the following reasons were given for the trip:

  • Work Commute: 32%
  • Exercise: 27%
  • Shopping / Errands: 11%
  • Personal Business: 13%
  • Recreation: 8%
  • School: 7%

And this route was used because it is:

  • Direct: 51%
  • Convenient: 43%
  • Other Reason: 9%
  • Personal Safety: 4%
  • Scenic: 8%
  • Lower Traffic: 8%
  • Accessible: 0%

Out of 28 Bicycle Surveys, the following reasons were given for the trip:

  • Work Commute: 70%
  • Personal Business: 12%
  • Exercise: 9%
  • Recreation: 6%
  • School: 0%
  • Shopping / Errands: 3%

And this route was used because it is:

  • Direct: 48%
  • Convenient: 27%
  • Personal Safety: 6%
  • Lower traffic:15%
  • Scenic: 0%
  • Accessible: 0%