tableaupublic            

Menu

Official Statistics Website - On the “statistical information” menu the press releases, tables and time series are available in English. The Statistical Yearbook and the Tourism Statistics publications also have information in English.

tableaupublic            

Newsletters

Subscribe to our newsletter and get statistical data as soon as it is available!...

Subscribe

Select the newsletters you wish to subscribe:

Newsletters

Subscribe to our newsletter and get statistical data as soon as it is available!...

In the 3rd quarter of 2017

Passenger movement in air and land transportation in the Autonomous Region of Madeira increased compared to the corresponding period of 2016. Movement of goods in the ports decreased

According to the data compiled by the Regional Directorate of Statistics of Madeira (DREM), the passenger transport by bus in urban lines decreased by 0.3% year-on-year in the reference period. Between January and September of 2017, 12.5 million passengers were counted in the urban lines (year-on year change rate of +0.1%) and 6.0 million in the intercity lines.  Due to the fact that the survey now includes the transportation company of Porto Santo the year-on-year change rates are not available for the total and for the intercity lines (i.e, there is a break in the time series).

In air transport, the airports of Madeira and Porto Santo recorded a movement of approximately one million passengers during the 3rd quarter of 2017, a 4.8% increase compared to the same period of 2016. The passenger movement in the airport of Porto Santo rose by 9.6%, while in the airport of Madeira the growth rate stood at 4.4%. In the first nine months of 2017, the year-on-year increase in the passenger movement in the airports of Porto Santo and Madeira were 10.0% and 8.6%, respectively.

In sea transport, the Ports authority counted 27 cruise ships in the seaport of Madeira during the 3rd quarter of 2017 (down by 3 over the same quarter of the previous year). The number of transit passengers increased by 4.8%. In the first nine month of 2017, the seaport of Funchal received a total of 286,189 transit passengers (-13.8% year-on-year), the majority of them (89.1%) Europeans. There were fewer Germans (110,886;-7.1%), British (105,493, year-on-year change rate of -18.7%) and Italians (9,263; -41,8%) visiting Madeira during the reference period. An additional remark to the passenger movement in the Madeira – Porto Santo sea line, which went up by 0.7% year-on-year in 3rd quarter 2017 and by 6.5% between January and September of 2017.

Regarding the movement of goods in Madeira's ports, the statistics for the 3rd quarter of 2017 show a negative trend vis-a-vis the same period of 2016 for both the unloaded (-3.3%) and loaded goods (-3.0%).

transportes 3T2017 ENG

In the third quarter of 2017

Number of vehicle sale registries made by the Vehicle Registration Offices of Madeira increased by 9.8% when compared to the corresponding period of the previous year

In the third quarter of 2017, the Vehicle Registration Offices of Madeira registered the sale of 3 582 vehicles (new and used), 85.4% of which were light passenger vehicles and 13.5% light cargo vehicles. The sale of 38 heavy vehicles (1.1% of the total) was also registered during this period. The number of registries went up 321 from the  corresponding period of 2017 (+9.8%).

Taking in account the first nine month of 2017, the year-on-year change rate in the number of registries was +11.5%.

For the years of 1976 to 2016

Regional Directorate of Statistics of Madeira releases a time series on Transport Statistics

The Regional Directorate of Statistics of Madeira (DREM) releases today, on its official statistics website, a time series on Transport Statistics updated with the data for 2016.

The information for the 1976-2016 period is presented in three different chapters:

- Land transport - data on urban and intercity passenger transport by bus, road accidents, registered vehicles sold and insured car park;

- Air transport - data on airport traffic, namely flights, passengers, cargo and mail;

- Maritime transport - data on seaport traffic, namely vessels, passengers and cargo at ports of Madeira.

For more information, please click on:

 

International Statistical Cooperation

MAC14 20

International Statistical Cooperation

MAC14 20

Statistical Literacy

formation3

Statistical Literacy

formation3
Go to top