This report is a summary of selected national transportation statistics from a wide variety of government and private sources. Included are cost, inventory, and performance data describing the passenger and cargo operations of the following modes: air carrier, general aviation, automobile, bus, truck, local transit, rail, water, oil pipeline, and gas pipeline. The report includes basic descriptors of U.S. transportation, such as operating revenues and expenses, number of vehicles and employees, vehicle miles and passenger miles, etc. A supplementary section includes Transportation and the Economy and Energy in Transportation. Energy in Transportation is divided into four parts: Energy Consumption, Energy Transport, Energy Intensiveness, and Energy Supply and Demand. Also included are the operating costs of automobiles of different sizes. In this edition, the selected data cover the period 1971 through 1981/1982.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Transportation Systems Center

    55 Broadway, Kendall Square
    Cambridge, MA  United States  02142

    Department of Transportation

    Office of Budget and Programs, 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
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  • Publication Date: 1984-8

Media Info

  • Features: Appendices; Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 250 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00396904
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
  • Report/Paper Numbers: DOT-TSC-RSPA-84-3, HS-038 218
  • Files: HSL, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Aug 31 1985 12:00AM