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Transportation Satellite Accounts: Derivation

Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Graphic Version

Extension to the input-output (I-O) accounts produced by the Bureau of Economic Analysis.

  • I-O accounts show the transportation value added by air, rail, water, truck, transit and ground passenger transportation, pipeline, other transportation and support activities, and warehousing and storage.

    • Known as for-hire transportation

  • TSAs add on to I-O accounts. Show value of air, rail, water, and truck transportation produced and used within non-transportation industries.

    • Known as in-house transportation

  • TSAs also show value of household’s contribution transportation via the depreciation of household vehicle(s)