The bicycle as an economic factor: Current study by the Wuppertal Institute examines the bicycle industry in Germany
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11. February 2021 | Nachrichten > Deutschland
Most benefit for cycling and walking
Almost one in three people changed their mobility behavior during the corona pandemic. This is the result of a survey by the German Energy Agency (dena). Cycling and walking have benefited the most in percentage terms, with 37 percent and 35 percent of respondents, respectively, saying they cycle...
22. December 2020 | Nachrichten > Deutschland
German Insurers Accident Research (UDV)
Within the framework of a feasibility study, existing framework conditions and available data on cycling infrastructures and accidents in Germany, Denmark and the Netherlands were determined. The aim of the study was to develop a strategy that would allow a scientifically justifiable comparison in...
22. November 2020 | Nachrichten > Deutschland
Mobility Monitor 2020
In the year of the corona crisis, bicycles are the main beneficiaries. The proportion of the population that uses a bicycle every day has risen from 17 to 22 percent compared with 2019. This is shown by the Mobility Monitor 2020, a survey undertaken by the Allensbach Institute for Public Opinion...
22. October 2020 | Nachrichten > Deutschland
MOBICOR study on mobility in Baden-Württemberg during corona lockdown
Results of the MOBICOR study show that in Baden-Württemberg, walking traffic saw an increase of 73% compared to MiD 2017. 20 million bicycle kilometres travelled every day means an increase of 33%. Walking and cycling now have a share of 11% in the transport performance modal split.
24. August 2020 | Nachrichten > Baden-Württemberg
Tracking report by infas and Motiontag
Corona is massively changing mobility in Germany. This was to be expected, but the effects of the pandemic are often different in detail than assumed. This is shown by an initial measurement by infas and Motiontag, which is based on the smartphone-based collection of GPS movement data.
17. April 2020 | Nachrichten > Deutschland
Study on mobility behaviour
The mobility behaviour of the Swiss changed considerably during the period of special measures to contain the spread of the corona virus. In particular, the number of kilometres travelled by bicycle increased sharply.
14. April 2020 | Nachrichten > Schweiz
Planning guide for municipalities and industry
Cargo bike depot hubs enable the transfer of goods, especially parcels, for distribution in cities. A guideline for the implementation was developed in cooperation with logistics service providers.
8. April 2020 | Praxisbeispiel > Deutschland
Report of the European Environment Agency
The increasing use of e-scooters or ride-sharing services is changing the way people get around in urban centres. But according to a report by the European Environment Agency, walking, cycling and public transport remain the best way of sustainable urban mobility.
12. February 2020 | Nachrichten > Europa / EU
41 percent of those surveyed intend to use the bicycle more frequently in the future. This is shown by the representative population survey "Cycling Monitor 2019", which is commissioned every two years by the Federal Ministry of Transport. 44 percent of people in Germany regularly use a bicycle.
9. October 2019 | Nachrichten > Deutschland