Copenhagenize your city: the case for urban cycling in 12 graphs

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By the Guardian, June 11, 2018

Danish-Canadian urban designer Mikael Colville-Andersen busts some common myths and shows how the bicycle has the potential to transform cities around the world

(...)Why Copenhageners cycle

Most residents cycle because it is quick. Only 1% cite concern for the environment as their primary reason. This shows it is a mistake to focus pro-cycling campaigns on environmental benefits, says Colville-Andersen

https://www.theguardian.com/cities/gallery/2018/jun/11/copenhagenize-case-urban-cycling-graphs?page=with%3Aimg-8