Sweden has one of the most number of bikes per person in the world, about 65 % of the people here ride a bike. My city is even more extreme. It has the second highest bike density in the world, number one being Beijing.
Taking the bike is often the most practical way of getting around town, and it’s always cheaper than going by car or bus. Biking is good for your health and the environment.
The city’s number of cars hasn’t risen at all here over the last ten years, and today 45 % of all commuters here take their bike to work and school.