Vélo Québec’s Quinquennial Cycling Study Shows Continued Gains

QuebecEconomicBenefitsVélo Québec’s 2015 study of cycling in the province is out and once again shows gains in modal share, gender parity and economic benefits. More than half of the population are now cyclists, thanks to two decades of investment in cycling infrastructure. 

The study is a quick read, filled with infographics.

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Great news coverage by:
CBC News: Cycling on the Rise Across Quebec
Canada Journal: Cycling is even more popular in Quebec
Montreal Gazette: Cycling becoming more popular in Montreal
CTV News: Cycling up 57 per cent, as bike injuries drop: Velo Quebec
cantech letter: More than half of all people in Quebec are now cyclists


Author: Alan Medcalf

Alan is a post-corporate, volunteer, community builder living in Brockville, Ontario. He seeks to create sustainable lifestyle advantage for the community by creating opportunities for more people to choose to walk and to ride bikes. He promotes the health, social, environmental and economic benefits of active mobility.