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Table A-24bLong-Distance Trips by Mode and Purpose, in Percent

Wednesday, December 21, 2011

Table A-24b
Long-Distance Trips by Mode and Purpose, in Percent

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  Commute Business Pleasure Personal Business Other
Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE
Personal vehicle 96.4 0.79 79.3 1.08 90.4 0.36 89.3 0.71 96.6 0.83
Air 1.5 0.35 17.8 0.94 6.7 0.29 4.7 0.44 1.9 0.64
Bus 0.5 0.25 0.8 0.25 2.2 0.19 5.6 0.53 0.5 0.25
Train 1.7 0.69 1.6 0.37 0.5 0.08 0.3 0.13 0.0 0.04
Other 0.0 0.00 0.5 0.28 0.2 0.04 0.1 0.05 1.0 0.53
Total 100.0   100.0   100.0   100.0   100.0  

NOTE: SE = standard error.

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