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National Transportation Statistics 1/30/2020 Update, Highway Demand for Gasoline and other categories

Thursday, January 30, 2020 - National Transportation Statistics (NTS) – a guide to historical national-level transportation trends was updated today.

Recently Updated Tables by Topics:

Physical Extent

  • Public Road and Street Mileage in the United States by Type of Surface (1-4, 1-4M)
  • U.S. Public Road and Street Mileage by Functional System (1-5)
  • Number of Stations Served by Amtrak and Rail Transit (1-7)
  • ADA-Accessible Rail Transit Stations by Agency (1-9)


  • Class I Railroad Locomotive Fleet by Year Built (1-32)
  • U.S. Flag Vessels by Type and Age (1-34)

Travel and Goods Movement

  • Roadway Vehicle-Miles Traveled (VMT) and VMT per Lane-Mile by Functional Class (1-36, 1-36M)
  • Top U.S. Foreign Trade Freight Gateways by Value of Shipments (1-51)

Multimodal Safety

  • Transportation Accidents by Mode (2-3)
  • Distribution of Transportation Fatalities by Mode (2-4)

Air Safety

  • Air Carrier Safety Data (2-9)
  • Commuter Air Carrier Safety Data (2-10)
  • Air Carrier Fatal Accidents by Defining Event of Operation (2-11)
  • Commuter Air Carrier Fatal Accidents by Defining Event of Operation (2-12)
  • On-Demand Air Taxi Safety Data (2-13)
  • General Aviation Safety Data (2-14)

Highway Safety

  • Fatalities by Highest Driver Blood Alcohol Concentration (BAC) in Highway Crashes (2-26)

Transportation and Consumer Expenditures

  • Average Passenger Fares (3-18)

Transportation Revenues, Employment, and Productivity

  • Average Passenger Revenue per Passenger-Mile (3-20)
  • Average Freight Revenue per Ton-Mile (3-21)

Transportation Energy Consumption by Mode

  • Domestic Demand for Gasoline by Mode (4-7, 4-7M)
  • Transit Industry Electric Power and Primary Energy Consumption and Travel (4-16, 4-16M)
  • Amtrak Fuel Consumption and Travel (4-18, 4-18M)

Air Pollution

  • Federal Exhaust Emissions Standards for Locomotives (4-40)
  • Tier 2 Federal Exhaust Emissions Standards for Newly Manufactured Commercial Marine Compression-Ignition Engines (4-42)
  • Areas in Nonattainment of National Ambient Air Quality Standards for Criteria Pollutants (4-52)

Water Pollution, Noise, and Solid Waste

  • Leaking Underground Storage Tank Releases and Cleanups (4-55)

Contact: Dave Smallen (202) 366-5568,

Updated: Thursday, January 30, 2020