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National Transportation Statistics 6/1/22 Updated 

Wednesday, June 1, 2022

National Transportation Statistics Updated 

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 tables include     transportation safety statistics, roadway and lane-mile vehicle-miles traveled, goods export and import to Canada and Mexico, number of U.S. airports, vehicle production and fuel economy, sales price of transportation fuel, freight per ton-mile, and air pollution trends.    

Updated Tables by Topics:

Physical Extent

  • Number of U.S. Airports (1-3)

Vehicle, Aircraft, and Vessel Inventory

  • Productions, Production Shares, and Production-Weighted Fuel Economies of New Domestic and Imported Automobiles (1-20)

Travel and Goods Movement

  • Roadway Vehicle-Miles Traveled (VMT) and VMT per Lane-Mile by Functional System (1-36)
  • U.S. Ton-Miles of Freight (1-50)
  • Value of U.S. Exports to and Imports from Canada and Mexico by Transportation Mode (1-60a)
  • Weight of U.S. Exports to and Imports from Canada and Mexico by Transportation Mode (1-60b)

Multimodal Safety

  • Transportation Fatalities by Mode (2-1)

Highway Safety

  • Motor Vehicle Safety Data (2-17)

Transit Safety

  • Transit Safety Data by Mode for All Reported Incidents (2-34)

Transportation and Consumer Expenditures

  • Sales Price of Transportation Fuel to End-Users (3-11)

Transportation Revenues, Employment, and Productivity

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

Air Pollution

  • Air Pollution Trends in Selected Metropolitan Statistical Areas (4-51)
  • U.S. Carbon Dioxide Emissions from Energy Use by Sector (4-53)

Metric Conversion Tables

  • Roadway Vehicle-Kilometers Traveled (VKT) and VKT per Lane-Kilometers by Functional Class (1-36M)
  • U.S. Tonne-Kilometers of Freight (1-50M)