Study on Frequency Analysis of Sylhet City’s Road Accident

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Author(s) Ahmad Hasan Nury | Md. Jahir Bin Alam | Syeda zehan farzana | Md. Abu Zafor
Pages 608-615
Volume 2
Issue 4
Date April, 2012
Keywords Accident, regression model, frequency, SPSS

Abstract

Traffic accident has now become a very serious problem in the world. In fact to tackle the problem of increasing traffic accident, analysis of the situations are deemed necessary and the plans should be designed on the basis of the results of analysis. This study provides methodological analysis of accident frequency and severity. Traffic accident distributions are discussed in terms of locations, frequency, vehicles and duration. The maximum percentage of accident is occurred by rickshaw. Regression model analysis is used for the analysis of accidents using SPSS. The frequency of accidents has been established and trend of frequency of involvement in the road accident by the registered vehicles and population has been statistically formulated. Here dependent variable is number of accident and independent variables are registered Vehicle and population. Finally, it is found that regression model data is closed to the collected accident data.

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