SOFTWARE SYSTEMS DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM INTRODUCTION TO URBAN TRAVEL DEMAND FORCASTING-VOLUME I-DEMAND MODELLING

The UMTA Transportation Planning System (UTPS) provides a wide range of analytical and computerized tools for making travel forecasts for existing and proposed transportation systems. This manual is designed as an integral part of UTPS. The object of the manual is to provide an introduction to travel forecasting to enable transportation planners and analysts to utilize UTPS effectively. It provides a comprehensive overview of the methodology of travel forecasting, the analytical tools available and their appropriateness for typical problems the transportation planner faces, input requirements, outputs needed for proper evaluation, and appropriate levels of effort for various stages of analysis. The manual is divided into three parts: the Summary; Volume I - "Demand Modelling;" and Volume II - "Evaluation." /UMTA/

  • Corporate Authors:

    Cambridge Systematics, Incorporated

    100 Cambridge Park Drive, Suite 400
    Cambridge, MA  United States  02140
  • Publication Date: 1974-3

Media Info

  • Pagination: 310 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00264033
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Urban Mass Transportation Administration
  • Report/Paper Numbers: UMTA-IT-06-0050-74-2
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Dec 31 1981 12:00AM