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National Transportation Statistics 12/17/19 Update, Sales Price of Transportation Fuel and other categories

Tuesday, December 17, 2019 - National Transportation Statistics (NTS) – a guide to historical national-level transportation trends was updated today.

Recently Updated Tables by Topics:

Physical Extent

Estimated U.S. Roadway Lane-Miles by Functional System (1-6, 1-6M)
ADA Lift- or Ramp-Equipped Transit Buses (1-8)

Vehicle, Aircraft, and Vessel Inventory

Gasoline Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Sales (1-19)
Number and Size of the U.S. Flag Merchant Fleet and Its Share of the World Fleet (1-24)


Average Age of Automobiles and Trucks in Operation in the United States (1-26)
Condition of U.S. Roadways by Functional System (1-27)

Travel and Goods Movement

Principal Means of Transportation to Work (1-41)

System Performance

Annual Person-Hours of Highway Traffic Delay Per Auto Commuter (1-69)
Travel Time Index (1-70)
Annual Highway Congestion Cost (1-72)

Multimodal Safety

Injured Persons by Transportation Mode (2-2)

Highway Safety

Motor Vehicle Safety Data (2-17)
Motor Vehicle Fatalities, Vehicle-Miles, and Associated Rates by Highway Functional System (2-18)
Occupant Fatalities by Vehicle Type and Nonoccupant Fatalities (2-19)
Occupant and Nonmotorist Fatalities in Crashes by Number of Vehicles and Alcohol Involvement (2-20)
Motorcycle Rider Safety Data (2-22)

Water Safety

U.S. Coast Guard Search and Rescue Statistics (2-49)

Transportation and the Economy

U.S. Gross Domestic Product (GDP) by Major Social Function (3-9)

Transportation and Consumer Expenditures

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

Transportation Energy Intensity and Fuel Efficiency

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)
Annual Wasted Fuel Due to Congestion (4-28)
Annual Wasted Fuel Per Person (4-29)

Air Pollution

Federal Exhaust Emissions Standards for Newly Manufactured Motorcycles (4-38)

Contact: Dave Smallen (202) 366-5568,

Updated: Tuesday, December 17, 2019