Case Study No. 16: A Study of Bicycle and Pedestrian Programs in European Countries

National Bicycling and Walking Study

Federal Highway Administration

The countries selected for this review include Austria, Denmark, Finland, the Netherlands, Norway, Germany, France, Sweden, the U.K., and Switzerland. They all had programs to encourage cycling and walking and, in some of their major cities, the participation of bicycles in urban traffic represented a third or more of all trips made.

This report is one of twenty-four reports in the National Bicycling and Walking Study series.

Filed in: Engineering, Promoting Walking and Bicycling, Plans and Policies

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