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Annual Person-Miles Traveled (PMT) and Average Daily PMT Per Person: 1969, 1977, 1983, 1990, 1995, 2001, and 2009

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1969197719831990199520012009
Annual PMT (trillions)1.401.881.952.833.413.783.73
Average daily PMT per person19.5125.9525.0534.9138.6736.8936.13
Notes: 

The National Household Travel Survey was last completed in 2009. The 2016 National Household Travel Survey is currently underway, and results will be released in 2018.

Source: 

 U.S Department of Transportation, 2009 National Household Travel Survey, Summary of Travel Trends, available at nhts.ornl.gov as of February 2016.