Traffic studies are basically made to analyse the characteristics of traffic. the basic objectives of traffic studies includes:- To obtain knowledge of type of traffic at present and future. To obtain knowledge of volume of traffic at present and future. To study the road facilities and improvements to be done.
The origin and destination studies show the amount of travel (in terms of traffic, time taken etc.,) existing between certain destinations that are in consideration (as origin and destination). Origin and destination studies give information on the actual location or zone of origin of travel of vehicle or individual passenger trips