BTS Updates National Transportation Statistics 03/31/2023The Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS) today released its monthly update to National Transportation Statistics (NTS), a guide to historical national-level transportation trends. This month’s updated data tables include the Transit Profile, U.S. Vehicle-Miles, U.S. Passenger Miles, Railroad Passenger Safety Data, and Energy Intensity of Passenger Modes.
The BTS Freight Indicators is a dashboard that puts more than 40 freight transportation statistics at your fingertips. From ports to trucks to rail, get weekly and monthly updates on the U.S. freight transportation system's capacity and performance.
The WCE Annual Report provides information on well control equipment (WCE) failures that occurred in the course of rig well operations in the Gulf of Mexico Outer Continental Shelf during the calendar year. It is produced by the BTS SafeOCS program.
This article discusses gross domestic product (GDP)—a measure of economic activity—attributed to the demand for transportation relative to other goods and services. The contribution of transportation services to GDP is an alternative measure of transportation's direct contribution to the economy.