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Appendix B. Data Sources

This appendix presents data sources by mode and level of government. Tables B-1 and B-2 list data sources for transportation revenue and expenditure, respectively, by mode and by level of government.

Table B-1. Data sources and methods for transportation revenue.

Mode Level of Government Data Source
Highway Federal All except noted: FHWA, Highway Statistics Series, annual issues, tables FE-10, FE-210, and FA-5. Obtained from: http://www.fhwa.dot.gov/policy/ohpi/hss/index.cfm.
General funds allocated to support highway operations and research; emergency relief program; federal-aid highway; highway infrastructure; highway traffic safety, etc.: The White House. Office of Management and Budget. Obtained from: http://www.whitehouse.gov/omb/.
Motor fuel tax receipts for leaking underground storage tank (Lust) trust fund: U.S. EPA's Performance and Accountability Report, "Principal Financial Statements." Obtained from: http://www.epa.gov/ocfo/par/index.htm.
Corporate income tax: BEA, "National Income and Product Accounts (NIPA) Tables," Table 6.18D. Obtained from: http://www.bea.gov/national/nipaweb/SelectTable.asp?Selected=N.
State and local All except noted: U.S. DOT, FHWA, "Highway Statistics," annual issues, Tables MF-2, MV-2, SDF, LDF, MF-3, MV-3, and SF-1. Obtained from: http://www.fhwa.dot.gov/policy/ohpi/hss/index.cfm.
Revenue from parking facility charges: U.S. Census Bureau, "State and Local Government Finances," annual issues. Obtained from: http://www.census.gov/govs/local/.
Transit Federal All except noted: Executive Office of the President of the United States, OMB, "Budget of the United States Government: Appendix," annual issues. Obtained from: http://www.whitehouse.gov/omb/.
Corporate income tax: BEA, "National Income and Product Accounts (NIPA) Tables," Table 6.18D. Obtained from: http://www.bea.gov/national/nipaweb/SelectTable.asp?Selected=N.
State and local U.S. DOT, FTA, "National Transit Database (NTD)," annual issues. Obtained from: http://www.ntdprogram.gov/ntdprogram/.
Rail Federal All except noted: Executive Office of the President of the United States, OMB, "Budget of the United States Government: Appendix," annual issues. Obtained from: http://www.whitehouse.gov/omb/.
Railroad safety inspection fees: Executive Office of the President of the United States, OMB, "Budget of the United States Government: Public Budget Database." Obtained from: http://www.whitehouse.gov/omb/.
Corporate income tax: BEA, "National Income and Product Accounts (NIPA) Tables," Table 6.18D. Obtained from: http://www.bea.gov/national/nipaweb/SelectTable.asp?Selected=N.
State and local U.S. DOT, STB, "Statistics of Class I Freight Railroads," annual issues. Obtained from: http://www.stb.dot.gov/econdata.nsf/FinancialData?OpenView.
Air Federal U.S. DOT, FAA, "Budget in Brief," annual issues. Obtained from: http://www.faa.gov/about/budget/.
Executive Office of the President of the United States, OMB, "Budget of the United States Government: Public Budget Database." Obtained from: http://www.whitehouse.
gov/omb/.
Executive Office of the President of the United States, OMB, "Budget of the United States Government
Appendix," annual issues. Obtained from: http://www.
whitehouse.gov/omb/.
ATA, "Airline Industry Taxes and Fees," U.S. Aviation Excise Taxes and User Fees. Obtained from: http://www.airlines.org/economics/taxes/.
Motor fuel tax receipts for leaking underground storage tank (Lust) trust fund: U.S. EPA's Performance and Accountability Report, "Principal Financial Statements." Obtained from: http://www2.epa.gov/planandbudget.
Corporate income tax: BEA, "National Income and Product Accounts (NIPA) Tables," Table 6.18D. Obtained from: http://www.bea.gov/national/nipaweb/SelectTable.asp?Selected=N.
State and local U.S. DOT, FAA, "Airport Financial Report," Form 127. Obtained from: http://cats.airports.faa.gov/.
U.S. DOT, FAA, "Airport Financial Report," Form 126. Obtained from: http://cats.airports.faa.gov/.
Water Federal All except noted: Executive Office of the President of the United States, OMB, "Budget of the United States Government: Appendix," annual issues. Obtained from: http://www.whitehouse.gov/omb/.
Tariff Filing Fees, Tonnage Fee, and Marine Safety Fees: Executive Office of the President of the United States, OMB, "Budget of the United States Government: Public Budget Database," http://www.whitehouse.gov/omb/.
Motor fuel tax receipts for leaking underground storage tank (Lust) trust fund: U.S. EPA's Performance and Accountability Report, "Principal Financial Statements," http://www.epa.gov/ocfo/par/index.htm.
Corporate income tax: BEA, "National Income and Product Accounts (NIPA) Tables," Table 6.18D, http://www.bea.gov/national/nipaweb/SelectTable.asp?Selected=N.
State and local The U.S. Census Bureau, "State and Local Government Finances," annual issues. Obtained from: http://www.census.gov/govs/www/estimate.htm.
Pipeline Federal All except noted: Executive Office of the President of the United States, OMB, "Budget of the United States Government: Appendix," annual issues. Obtained from: http://www.whitehouse.gov/omb/.
Corporate income tax: BEA, "National Income and Product Accounts (NIPA) Tables," Table 6.18D. Obtained from: http://www.bea.gov/national/nipaweb/SelectTable.asp?Selected=N.
General Support Federal All except noted: Executive Office of the President of the United States, OMB, "Budget of the United States Government: Appendix," annual issues. Obtained from: http://www.whitehouse.gov/omb/.
Emergency Preparedness Fund: Executive Office of the President of the United States, OMB, "Budget of the United States Government, Public Budget Database." Obtained from: http://www.whitehouse.gov/omb/.
Corporate income tax: BEA, "National Income and Product Accounts (NIPA) Tables," Table 6.18D. Obtained from: http://www.bea.gov/national/nipaweb/SelectTable.asp?Selected=N.

Table B-2. Data sources and methods for transportation expenditure.

Mode Level of Government Data Source
Highway Federal All except noted: U.S. DOT, FHWA, "Highway Statistics," annual issues, Table FA-5. Obtained from: http://www.fhwa.dot.gov/policy/ohpi/hss/index.cfm.
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration: Executive Office of the President of the United States, "Office of Management and Budget: Analytical Perspective," Detailed Functional Tables, annual issues. Obtained from: http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/browse/collectionGPO.action?collectionCode=BUDGET.
State and local U.S. DOT, FHWA, "Highway Statistics," annual issues, Tables SF-1, SF-2, SF-21, LGF-2, LGF 21, SDF, andFA-3. Obtained from: http://www.fhwa.dot.gov/policy/ohpi/hss/index.cfm.
Parking: The U.S. Census Bureau, "State and Local Government Finances," annual issues.
Transit Federal Executive Office of the President of the United States, "Office of Management and Budget: Analytical Perspective," Detailed Functional Tables, annual issues. Obtained from: http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/browse/collectionGPO.action?collectionCode=BUDGET.
State and local U.S. DOT, FTA, "National Transit Database (NTD)," annual issues. Obtained from: http://www.ntdprogram.gov/
ntdprogram/data.htm.
Railroads Federal Executive Office of the President of the United States, "Office of Management and Budget: Analytical Perspective," Detailed Functional Tables, annual issues. Obtained from: http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/browse/collectionGPO.action?collectionCode=BUDGET.
Air Federal Executive Office of the President of the United States, "Office of Management and Budget: Analytical Perspective," Detailed Functional Tables, annual issues. Obtained from: http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/browse/collectionGPO.action?collectionCode=BUDGET.
State and local The U.S. Census Bureau, "State and Local Government Finances," annual issues. Obtained from: http://www.census.
gov/govs/www/estimate.html.
Water Federal Executive Office of the President of the United States, "Office of Management and Budget: Analytical Perspective," Detailed Functional Tables, annual issues. Obtained from: http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/browse/collectionGPO.action?collectionCode=BUDGET.
State and local The U.S. Census Bureau, "State and Local Government Finances," annual issues. Obtained from: http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/browse/collectionGPO.action?collectionCode=BUDGET.
Pipeline Federal Executive Office of the President of the United States, "Office of Management and Budget: Analytical Perspective," Detailed Functional Tables, annual issues. Obtained from: http://www.gpoaccess.gov/usbudget/browse.html.
State and local Only state and local pipeline expenditure funded by federal grants are included based on data from Executive Office of the President of the United States, "Office of Management and Budget: Analytical Perspective," Detailed Functional Tables, annual issues. Obtained from: http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/browse/collectionGPO.action?collectionCode=BUDGET.
General Support Federal Executive Office of the President of the United States, "Office of Management and Budget: Analytical Perspective," Detailed Functional Tables, annual issues. Obtained from: http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/browse/collectionGPO.action?collectionCode=BUDGET.
State and local Only state and local pipeline expenditure funded by federal grants are included based on data from Executive Office of the President of the United States, "Office of Management and Budget: Analytical Perspective," Detailed Functional Tables, annual issues. Obtained from: http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/browse/collectionGPO.action?collectionCode=BUDGET.
Updated: Friday, May 19, 2017