BTS provides quarterly update to National Transportation Statistics guide

Updated Apr 18, 2017

Road To Capitol Better RoadsThe U.S. Department of Transportation’s Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS) has released its quarterly update to the National Transportation Statistics (NTS) guide.

The NTS includes more than 260 tables of national data, with this quarterly release providing updates to 36 of those.

These updates include:

Transportation System  – System Mileage Within the United States, U.S. Oil and Gas Pipeline Mileage, Condition of U.S. Bridges, U.S. Vehicle-Miles and U.S. Passenger-Miles

Safety ­– Transportation Fatalities by Mode, Injured Persons by Transportation Mode, Motor Vehicle Safety Data, Passenger Car Occupant Safety Data, Fatalities by Highest Blood Alcohol Concentration (BAC) in Highway Crashes

Economy – U.S. Gross Domestic Product (GDP) Attributed to For-Hire Transportation Services, Price Trends of Gasoline v. Other Consumer Goods and Services and Average Passenger Revenue per Passenger-Mile

Energy and the Environment – Gasoline Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Sales, Energy Intensity of Passenger Cars, Other 2-Axle 4-Tire Vehicles, and Motorcycles, Average Fuel Efficiency of U.S. Passenger Cars and Light Trucks and Estimated National Emissions of six pollutants

The next NTS quarterly update is scheduled for July this year.