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Table A-24aLong-Distance Trips by Purpose, in Percent

Wednesday, December 21, 2011

Table A-24a
Long-Distance Trips by Purpose, in Percent

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  Percent SE
Commute 12.7 0.83
Business 15.9 0.50
Pleasure 55.5 0.76
Personal Business 12.6 0.41
Other 3.4 0.20
Total 100.0  

NOTE: SE = standard error.

SOURCE: The 2001 National Household Travel Survey, preliminary long-distance trip file, U.S. Department of Transportation.