GROWTH, CHANGE, AND A CHOICE FOR 1990-PRELIMINARY PLAN SOUTHEAST MICHIGAN VOLUME III

THIS REPORT PRESENTS STATISTICAL TABLES WHICH ARE THE BASIS FOR SOME OF THE KEY FORECAST VARIABLES RETRIEVED FROM THE TAPE OUTPUT OF THE REGIONAL GROWTH MODEL. THIS GROWTH MODEL FORECASTS SOCIAL, ECONOMIC, DEMOGRAPHIC AND LAND USE VARIABLES FOR 1446 ANALYSIS ZONES IN THE DETROIT REGIONAL TRANSPORTATION AND LAND USE STUDY (TALUS) REGION. THESE FORECASTS ARE MADE IN FIVE YEAR CYCLES, ENDING IN 1990. THE FORECASTS PRESENTED IN THIS REPORT ARE PRELIMINARY IN NATURE AND SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITH SUBSEQUENT REFINEMENTS IN THE POLICY INPUTS, THE MODEL EQUATIONS, AND THE PLAN. THE VARIOUS PLANNING FUNCTIONS AND ANALYTICAL METHODOLOGY EMPLOYED ARE HIGHLY INTERDEPENDENT, AND THESE PRELIMINARY FORECASTS WHICH ARE UTILIZED IN THE TRANSPORTATION MODELLING CHAINS WILL ULTIMATELY AFFECT THE RESULTS OF THE TRANSPORTATION PLANNING MODEL SEQUENCE, WHICH IS COMPOSED OF AN ANALYZATION OF TRIP GENERATION, TRIP DISTRIBUTION, MODAL SPLIT, TRANSIT ASSIGNMENT, AND HIGHWAY ASSIGNMENT. THE FORECAST VARIABLES DEALT WITH IN THIS GROWTH MODEL ARE HOUSEHOLDS IN TERMS OF LIFE CYCLE AND INCOME CLASS; POPULATION IN TERMS OF AGE GROUP, AND EMPLOYMENT BY INDUSTRY CLASS. /UMTA/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • PROJ NO MICH-T9-1
  • Corporate Authors:

    Detroit Reg Trans & Land Use Stu, Talus

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  • Publication Date: 1969-8

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00240732
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Urban Mass Transportation Administration
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jan 3 1973 12:00AM