The Department does not hold information as to whether all those eligible people have taken up their entitlement to the bus travel concession. However, the National Travel Survey 2009 estimates that, nationally, 76% of eligible older people took up their entitlement to bus passes.
|Single Event Test||Module 1||Module 2|
|Tests taken||Number of sites(1)||Tests taken||Number of sites||Tests taken||Number of sites|
|(1 )Modular testing was introduced on 27 April 2009. (4) Number of sites from which tests have been delivered over the period specified.|
|Table: Average distance travelled per person per year by trip length and region/country: Great Britain, 2008 and 2009 combined|
|Trip length (miles)|
|Region of residence||Up to 10 miles||10 to under 50 miles||50 to under 200 miles||200 miles and over||Total distance (miles)||Unweighted sample (trips)|