PRT IMPACT STUDY, PRE-PRT PHASE. VOLUME II. DATA COLLECTION PROCEDURE AND CODING MANUAL

The report describes the procedures utilized for collection of data on transportation demand and supply prior to the revenue operation of the Personal Rapid Transit (PRT) System in Morgantown, West Virginia. Most of the report is devoted to describing various surveys which were conducted to obtain information about travel patterns, attitudes, and demographic characteristics of residents of the Morgantown area. The report also discusses the collection of data reflecting the volume of transportation usage, such as traffic counts, bus ridership counts, and speeds of autos and buses. Also described are the costs of operating an automobile and costs and revenues of the bus systems operating in the Morgantown area. The report includes documentation of the format and codes used for placing the survey data on magnetic tape.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • See also PB-254483.
  • Corporate Authors:

    West Virginia University, Morgantown

    Morgantown, WV  USA  26506

    Urban Mass Transportation Administration

    400 7th Street, SW
    Washington, DC  USA  20590

    Transportation Systems Center

    55 Broadway, Kendall Square
    Cambridge, MA  USA  02142
  • Authors:
    • ELIAS, SEG
    • Redwine, C N
    • Trent, R B
    • Rovelstad, J M
    • Mallik, A K
  • Publication Date: 1976-3

Media Info

  • Pagination: 163 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00137307
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: UMTA-MA-06002676/1V2Final Rpt.
  • Contract Numbers: DOT-TSC-985-2
  • Files: NTIS, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Sep 16 1982 12:00AM