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BTS Updates National Transportation Statistics 03/31/2023

Friday, March 31, 2023

The Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS) today released its monthly update to National Transportation Statistics (NTS), a guide to historical national-level transportation trends.
This month’s updated data tables include the Transit Profile, U.S. Vehicle-Miles, U.S. Passenger Miles, Railroad Passenger Safety Data, and Energy Intensity of Passenger Modes.


Recently Updated Tables by Topics:

Vehicle, Aircraft, and Vessel Inventory

  • Number of U.S. Aircraft, Vehicles, Vessels, and Other Conveyances (1-11)

Travel and Goods Movement

Multimodal Safety

  • Transportation Accidents by Mode (2-3)
  • Hazardous Materials Fatalities, Injuries, Accidents, and Property Damage Data (2-6)

Railroad Safety

  • Train Fatalities, Injuries, and Accidents by Type of Accident (2-41)
  • Railroad Passenger Safety Data (2-42)
  • Railroad System Safety and Property Damage (2-43)
  • Fatalities and Injuries of On-Duty Railroad Employees (2-44)

Transportation Energy Consumption by Mode

  • Fuel Consumption by Mode of Transportation in Physical Units (4-5, 4-5M)
  • Motor Vehicle Fuel Consumption and Travel (4-9, 4-9M)
  • Light Duty Vehicle, Short Wheel Base and Motorcycle Fuel Consumption and Travel (4-11, 4-11M)
  • Light Duty Vehicle, Long Wheel Base Fuel Consumption and Travel (4-12, 4-12M)
  • Single-Unit 2-Axle 6-Tire or More Truck Fuel Consumption and Travel (4-13, 4-13M)
  • Combination Truck Fuel Consumption and Travel (4-14, 4-14M)
  • Bus Fuel Consumption and Travel (4-15, 4-15M)

Transportation Energy Intensity and Fuel Efficiency

  • Energy Intensity of Passenger Modes (4-20, 4-20M)
  • Energy Intensity of Light Duty Vehicles and Motorcycles (4-22, 4-22M)
  • Average Fuel Efficiency of U.S. Light Duty Vehicles (4-23, 4-23M)
  • Energy Intensity of Class I Railroad Freight Service (4-25, 4-25M)

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