Commencing in 2010, the Transport Opinion Survey (TOPS) is the only regular national survey that tracks changes in the public's views around public transport. TOPS examines questions such as:
Download the September 2023 results (pdf, 2MB)
Housing and economy/employment are the two highest-priority national issues
Public transport and road improvements are the top priorities for transport
Opinions on transport in local areas have improved since March 2023
A higher level of confidence about local transport in the short-term
Australians have more confidence in transport in Australia in the short-term.
Australians have much more confidence about transport in Australia in the longer-term
ITLS Index of Transport Confidence
About 78% of Australians ordered online in the last four weeks.
Working people spend 21% of their work time working from home (WFH)
Download the March 2023 results (pdf, 2MB)
Download the March 2022 results (pdf, 1.8MB)
Access all previous TOPS survey results at the Transport Opinion Survey archive.