Table 1-12: U.S. Sales or Deliveries of New Aircraft, Vehicles, Vessels, and Other Conveyances
|Number of civilian aircraft (shipments)|
|Passenger car (new retail sales)||6,641,000||9,332,000||8,399,000||8,624,000||8,979,000||11,043,000||9,300,000||8,175,000||8,214,000||8,518,000||8,990,000||8,635,000||8,526,000||8,272,000||8,141,721||8,698,284||8,846,625||8,422,625||8,103,229||7,610,481||7,505,932||7,667,066|
|Motorcycle (new retail sales)b||N||N||1,125,000||940,000||1,070,000||710,000||303,000||280,000||278,000||293,000||306,000||309,000||330,000||356,000||432,000||546,000||710,000||850,000||936,000||1,001,000||(R) 1,063,000||1,149,000|
|Truck (factory sales)c||1,194,475||1,716,564||1,660,446||2,231,630||1,667,283||3,464,327||3,725,205||3,387,503||4,062,002||4,895,224||5,640,275||5,713,469||5,775,730||6,152,817||6,435,185||7,345,019||7,022,478||6,223,586||6,963,720||7,143,429||7,466,739||7,767,313|
|Bus; includes school bus (factory sales)||i||35,241||31,994||40,530||34,385||33,533||32,731||24,058||22,484||24,549||22,409||23,918||27,583||26,882||27,483||i||i||i||i||i||i||i|
|Recreational vehicle (shipments)||N||192,830||380,300||339,600||178,500||351,700||347,300||293,700||382,700||420,200||518,800||475,200||466,800||438,800||441,300||481,200||418,300||321,000||378,700||377,800||412,100||419,500|
|Transit cars (deliveries)|
|Motor bus e||2,415||3,000||1,424||5,261||4,572||3,367||4,779||4,722||3,426||4,836||5,418||6,022||6,016||6,329||7,135||6,815||7,696||11,018||7,214||6,854||6,156||(P) 4,669|
|Light rail||0||0||0||0||32||63||55||17||35||54||72||38||39||76||80||123||136||111||107||(R) 169||(R) 127||(P) 129|
|Heavy rail||416||580||308||127||130||441||10||6||163||260||55||72||10||34||120||122||204||751||828||470||76||(P) 50|
|Trolley bus||0||0||0||1||98||0||118||149||0||24||36||3||3||0||54||0||0||149||88||103||31||(P) 23|
|Commuter rail||214||666||302||2,165||152||179||83||187||110||8||47||38||111||198||122||132||116||54||166||338||571||(P) 476|
|Class I rail (deliveries)|
|Freight car f||57,047||77,822||66,185||72,392||85,920||12,080||32,063||24,678||25,761||35,239||48,819||60,853||57,877||50,396||75,685||74,223||55,791||34,260||17,714||32,184||46,871||68,612|
|Passenger train car||N||N||N||109||109||N||58||0||0||0||64||76||92||10||0||0||26||U||U||U||U||U|
|Merchant vessel g||20||13||13||15||23||14||0||0||3||0||1||1||0||1||4||2||0||2||2||6||(R) 5||7|
|Recreational boat h||N||N||N||N||569,700||636,800||494,700||448,000||466,750||498,775||576,200||663,760||634,750||610,100||573,300||585,300||576,800||880,300||844,100||837,900||870,100||864,000|
KEY: N = data do not exist; P = preliminary; R = revised; U = data are not available.
a U.S.-manufactured fixed-wing aircraft over 33,000 pounds empty weight, including all jet transports plus the 4-engine turboprop-powered Lockheed L-100.
b Includes domestic and imported vehicles. Prior to 1985, all terrain vehicles (ATVs) were included in the motorcycle total. In 1995, the Motorcycle Industry Council revised its data for the years 1985 to present to exclude ATVs from its totals.
c Includes large passenger or utility vehicles that may be considered cars in other tables, and starting in 1999 includes buses.
d Includes domestic and imported vehicles, wheel sizes 20 inches and over. Data from 1997 onwards are projections.
e Buses or bus-type vehicles only. Includes demand response. Excludes vanpool vans and most rural and smaller systems prior to 1984. Transit motor bus figure is also included as part of the bus total in the highway category.
f Includes all railroads and private car owners.
g Self-propelled, 1,000 or more gross tons.
h Retail unit estimates. Includes outboard, inboard, and sterndrive boats, jet boats (since 1995), personal watercraft (since 1991), sailboats, canoes, and kayaks (since 2001). Also includes inflatable boats (except 1992 to 2002) and sailboards (until 1990).
i Included in truck figure.
1960-2005: Aerospace Industries Association, Aerospace Facts and Figures (Washington, DC: Annual issues), "Civil Aircraft Shipments".
Passenger cars and trucks:
1960-80: American Automobile Manufacturers Association, Motor Vehicle Facts & Figures, 1998 (Southfield, MI: 1999), p. 21 (passenger car) and p. 6 (truck).
1985-2005: Ward's Communications, Motor Vehicle Facts & Figures, 2006 (Detroit, MI: 2006), p. 21 (passenger car) and p. 8 (truck).
1970-2000: Motorcycle Industry Council, Inc., Motorcycle Statistical Annual, 2001 (Irvine, CA: 2002), p. 8 and similar tables in earlier editions.
2001-02: Motorcycle Industry Council, Inc., "Motorcycle Sales Rev Up for 11th Straight Year," media release, Feb. 13, 2004, Internet site http://www.mic.org as of June 24, 2004.
2003-05: Motorcycle Industry Council, Inc., "Motorcycle and Scooter Sales Climb for 14th Consecutive Year", media release, Feb. 16, 2007, Internet site http://www.motorcycles.org as of Apr. 23, 2007.
1965-97: American Automobile Manufacturers Association, Motor Vehicle Facts & Figures, 1998 (Detroit, MI: 1998), p. 6 and similar tables in earlier editions.
1998: Ward's Communications, Motor Vehicle Facts & Figures, 1999 (Detroit, MI: 1999), p. 6 and similar tables in earlier editions.
1965-75: Ibid., Motor Vehicle Facts & Figures, 1998 (Detroit, MI: 1998), p. 12 and similar tables in earlier editions.
1980-2005: Ward's Communications, Motor Vehicle Facts & Figures, 2006 (Detroit, MI: 2006), p. 13.
1980-2005: National Bicycle Dealers Association, "Industry Overview," Internet site http://www.nbda.com as of Apr. 23, 2007, and personal communication Sept. 24, 1996.
1960-2005: American Public Transit Association, Public Transportation Fact Book 2006 (Washington, DC: 2006), table 29 and similar tables in earlier editions.
Class I rail:
1960-2005: Association of American Railroads, Railroad Facts 2006 (Washington, DC: 2006), p. 55 and similar pages in earlier editions.
1975-80: Ibid., Railroad Facts 1997 (Washington, DC: 1997), p. 17 and similar pages in earlier editions.
1985-2000: Amtrak, Amtrak Annual Report, Statistical Appendix (Washington, DC: Annual issues).
1960-2002: U.S. Department of Transportation, Maritime Administration, Merchant Fleets of the World (Washington, DC: Annual issues) and personal communications Sept. 2, 2003, Mar. 1, 2005, and Jan. 9, 2006.
2003-05: U.S. Department of Transportation, Maritime Administration, personal communications June 21, 2007.
1980-2004: National Marine Manufacturers Association, Boating 2004 (Chicago, IL: 2005), annual retail unit estimates, Internet site http://www.nmma.org as of Feb. 7, 2006.
2005: National Marine Manufacturers Association, 2006 Recreational Boating Statistical Abstract (Chicago, IL: 2007), Internet site http://www.nmma.org as of June 20, 2007.