Table B-1c. Estimated Standard Error of Percentage for Export Shipment Characteristics by Export Mode: Percent of Total for 2002 and 1997
[Estimates are shown as percents and are based on data from the 2002 and 1997 Commodity Flow Surveys]
|Export mode of transportation||Value||Tons|
|Std. error of percent 2002||Std. error of percent 1997||Std. error of percent 2002||Std. error of percent 1997|
|Air (including truck and air)||1.3||2.8||0.2||0.2|
|Parcel, U.S.P.S. or courier||0.5||0.3||–||0.1|
|Truck and rail||–||–||–||–|
|All other multiple modes||1.5||–||0.9||–|
|Other and unknown modes||0.3||0.8||0.4||1.7|
– Represents an estimate equal to zero or less than 1 unit of measure.
S Estimate does not meet publication standards because of high sampling variability or poor response quality.
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SOURCE: Research and Innovative Technologies Administration, Bureau of Transportation Statistics (USDOT) and U.S. Census Bureau, 2002 Commodity Flow Survey, Export Data, March 2005.