Terms and Conditions for the Use of the Travel Characteristics Survey 2011 Database
The user of the Travel Characteristics Survey 2011 Database (hereafter referred to as “the
database”) agrees to abide by the following terms and conditions for the use of the database:
The user shall use the database solely for the purpose as specified in his request. The
database shall not be used for any other purposes without prior consent from the Chief
Engineer/Transport Planning of Transport Department.
The database shall be used only for providing reference information on the travel
characteristics of the people in Hong Kong on a normal weekday in 2011.
The data were collected in 2011 and the travel characteristics of the people in Hong
Kong will inevitably change as a result of land use developments, implementation of
transport infrastructure projects, and other socio-economic changes taken place since
2011. The user shall exercise care and caution when interpreting information from the
When using and interpreting information from the database, the user shall give due
consideration to the sampling framework and data expansion methodology adopted for
producing the database because such framework and methodology may impose
limitations on the collected information.
The user is reminded that the database should be used for comprehensive statistical
analysis only and the info in the database should be interpreted on an aggregated basis.
The Transport Planning Division of Transport Department shall not be responsible for
installing the database onto the user’s computer system or providing any training on the
use of the database.
The Transport Planning Division of Transport Department gives no warranty that the
database is error-free or can be processed on the user’s computer system, and the
Government shall in no way be held responsible for any loss or damage which may be
suffered by the user or any other person as a result of using the database.
Terms and Conditions for TCS 2011 Database (Apr 2017)