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 three parts: Energy Consumption, Energy Transport, and Energy Supply and Demand.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Transportation Systems Center

    Transportation Information Division, 55 Broadway
    Cambridge, MA  United States  02142
  • Publication Date: 1978

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: 188 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00172096
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Department of Transportation
  • Report/Paper Numbers: DOT-TSC-RSPA-78-13, HS-024 611
  • Files: HSL, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Mar 29 1983 12:00AM