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National Transportation Statistics 4/30/2020 Update, User-Operated Transportation Expenditures and other categories

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - National Transportation Statistics (NTS) – a guide to historical national-level transportation trends was updated today.

Recently Updated Tables by Topics:

Vehicle, Aircraft, and Vessel Inventory

  • Retail Sales of New Cars by Sector (1-18)

Travel and Goods Movement

Multimodal Safety

  • Highway-Rail Grade-Crossing Safety and Property Damage Data (2-5)
  • Hazardous Materials Fatalities, Injuries, Accidents, and Property Damage Data (2-6)

Air Safety

  • Number of Pilot-Reported Near Midair Collisions (NMAC) by Degree of Hazard (2-15)
  • Prohibited Items Intercepted at Airport Screening Checkpoints (2-16)

Highway Safety

  • State Laws on Distracted Driving - Ban on Hand-Held Devices and Texting While Driving (2-25)
  • Motor Vehicles and Occupants Involved in Fatal Crashes by Posted Speed Limit (2-29)

Railroad Safety

  • Railroad and Grade-Crossing Fatalities (2-39)
  • Train Fatalities, Injuries, and Accidents by Type of Accident (2-41)
  • Railroad Passenger Safety Data (2-42)
  • Railroad System Safety and Property Damage (2-43)

Transportation and Consumer Expenditures

  • Personal Expenditures by Category (3-15)
  • Personal Consumption Expenditures on Transportation by Subcategory (3-16)

Transportation Energy Consumption by Mode

  • Fuel Consumption by Mode of Transportation in Physical Units (4-5, 4-5M)
  • Energy Consumption by Mode of Transportation (4-6, 4-6M)
  • Motor Vehicle Fuel Consumption and Travel (4-9, 4-9M)
  • Light Duty Vehicle, Short Wheel Base and Motorcycle Fuel Consumption and Travel (4-11, 4-11M)
  • Light Duty Vehicle, Long Wheel Base Fuel Consumption and Travel (4-12, 4-12M)
  • Single-Unit 2-Axle 6-Tire or More Truck Fuel Consumption and Travel (4-13, 4-13M)
  • Bus Fuel Consumption and Travel (4-15, 4-15M)

Transportation Energy Intensity and Fuel Efficiency

  • Energy Intensity of Light Duty Vehicles and Motorcycles (4-22, 4-22M)

Contact: Dave Smallen (202) 366-5568,

Updated: Thursday, April 30, 2020