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Dutch Travel Survey
Mobiliteitsonderzoek Nederland (MON)

Topic
Housing, Urban Development and Mobility
Social, Civic and Cultural Engagement
Relevance for this Topic
Country Netherlands
More Topics

Governance

Contact information

Department of Labour, Dynamics and Mobility
Statistics Netherlands
Henri Faasdreef 312
2492 JP Den Haag
Netherlands
Phone: Infoservice: 003188 570 70 70
Email: info(at)cbs.nl

Timeliness, transparency

Data is collected and released annually.

Type of data


Survey

Type of Study

Longitude survey: long-term study of random or different samples

Data gathering method

Telephone interview (CATI)

Face-to-face interview (CAPI, PAPI)

Type of data


Survey

Type of Study

Longitude survey: long-term study of random or different samples

Data gathering method

Telephone interview (CATI)

Face-to-face interview (CAPI, PAPI)


Access to data


Downloadable via DANS

Conditions of access


Free, but when other variables are required: (1) Access fee (2) official authorisation is required (CCS)


Months


Anonymised microdata


SPSS (default)


Documentation is only available in Dutch.

Access to data


Downloadable via DANS

Conditions of access


Free, but when other variables are required: (1) Access fee (2) official authorisation is required (CCS)


Months


Anonymised microdata


SPSS (default)


Documentation is only available in Dutch.


Coverage


Data was collected between 2004 and 2009. The net sample varied around 50,000 individuals.


2004


Contact data administrator (see contact information)


Centdris DMdata Consumer Database + Municipal Person Registration


Entire Dutch population


No age restrictions


Detailed study of: Mobility in the Netherlands: (1) origin / destination (2) travel times (3) travel distances (4) mode of transport (4) motivation of mobility (5) ownership of vehicles

Coverage


Data was collected between 2004 and 2009. The net sample varied around 50,000 individuals.


2004


Contact data administrator (see contact information)


Centdris DMdata Consumer Database + Municipal Person Registration


Entire Dutch population


No age restrictions


Detailed study of: Mobility in the Netherlands: (1) origin / destination (2) travel times (3) travel distances (4) mode of transport (4) motivation of mobility (5) ownership of vehicles


Linkage


Insufficient knowledge (CBS was not involved)


Linkable to other person databases through anonymised personal number

Linkage


Insufficient knowledge (CBS was not involved)


Linkable to other person databases through anonymised personal number


Data quality


Survey errors

Data quality


Survey errors


Applicability


Strengths: In combination with MON and OViN when methodological breaks are considered, this survey provides long time series and a large sample size. The study is also linkable with registrations. Weaknesses: One consequence of the survey are the margins around outcomes.

Applicability


Strengths: In combination with MON and OViN when methodological breaks are considered, this survey provides long time series and a large sample size. The study is also linkable with registrations. Weaknesses: One consequence of the survey are the margins around outcomes.


  • The information about this dataset was compiled by the author:
  • Frank P. Pijpers
  • (see Partners)