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Revenue traffic statistics of class I steam railways in the United States /
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1931
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-Oct. 1956.
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SS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
SMIXED-TRAIN SERVICE


Compiled from 149 reports (Form OS-D) representing i158 steam railways. Switching and terminal companies not included


FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL, 1931 AND HO30


REVENUE FREIGHT TRAFFIC


FOR FOUR MONTHS ENDED WITH APRIL, 1931 AND 1930


Average miles of Revenuetons carried Revenue tons arrione Miles per revenue Revenue per Revenue per ton Average miles of Revenue tons carried Revenue tons carried one Freigt revenMiles per revenue Revenue r Revenue per ton
road operated (thounds) mile (thousands) Freight revenue on per road ton-mile per road road operated (thousands) mile (thousands) ton per road ton-mile per road
District and region
193 191931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 191 1930 1931 1930 1913 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930
(Cents) (Cent) Eastern District: (Cont. 7(ents)
7,6,8 7 5,828 6,580 725,355 800,822 $12,533.3,7 1,25,85 .5 121. 1.72 17 2.150 42.171 New England Regiona3/ 6. 73,6..145 1.60
2568 2532 2 ,2 ,638,895 5,413,578 5,689,951 6,65 8,11 1.52 155.17I 1.o93 1,o:0120 1.7 397 1.739 Great lakes Region 1 2..56 217 59 1262: 24 973 27 37 1: 11.1
2753 27101 35,607 6,351 5,796683 7,188,11 60861,6 76,515,76 16280 15508 105 1069 1.651 central Eastern Regionb/ 27,09 27,120 15,2 18299 23,630,56 28,807,726 238,286,468 297,732,555 16269 57.6 1.008 1.03 1.61 1.627
59,304 59,334 70,699 87,819 11,160,933 13,402,514 124,084,754 151,459,810 157.87 152.61 1.112 1.130 1.755 1.725 Total, Eastern Distriot...... 59300 59,369 286,039 350,472 45,119,704 54,240,848 481,948,550 591,558,220 157.74 154.77 1.068 1.01 1.685 1.688
Southern District:
6.01 5,968 ,50 10,865 2. 17,45 2,911,728 15,725,00 10.5 2770 268.21 .66 .657 1.4 1.162 Poahontas Region -- 6,012 5,967 5,-76- 11111 ,,1962,,6 12,111, 3 6265,696 0,o9,o 1 279.11 27662 .:~ 1:0 1.850,7
39,829 39861 17916 21,930 337372 180,3 8,99,635 55, 6 188.31 190.63 1.112 2.176 2. 21 Southrn Region 012 399,877 9,012 8547 ,55 2 16,831,7 150,79,823 196.92 196.1.6 196089 1
45,847 45,829 26,426 32,786 5,731,237 7,092,126 54,715,715 65,635,334 216.88 216.32 .955 .925 2.071 2.002 Total. Southern Distriot...... 45,86 45,844 104,776 130,316 23,523.288 29,235,773 215,745,519 263,305,879 224.51 224.34 .917 .901 2.059 2.0
Western Distriot:
41859 48,729 11,012 14,400 2,688,600 3.314,233 31,283,782 38,643,29 244.15 2.1 1.164 1.166 2.8 2.6 orthwetern Region.................. 8,597 48,69 3,510 55,634 10,87,158 1, ,27 121,606,74 146,582,021 249,07 233.82 1.122 1.1 2.79 2.6
S5 1 402 14704217 57,095,87 2780 2.2 1.1 1.191 .2 4 Central Western Region.. 53,550 558,138 71417 1 3 19. l8,229, 224,860,251 282,40 272.13 1.116 1.1
53 53,3131 39 2 22 u 13 1,3511 18,1 22 2,455,2112 25,2.46 22253 12,1
33,:0 33, 9 1:,500 13,836 2,351,70 2 8.55,21 1139 2 2.35rn Region 33,07 33217 22 51,8 8,924,42 l;21147:16 100,865,142 127,690,422 216.48 216.38 1.130 1.138
135,549 135,240 36,866 46,379 9,031,047 10,963,849 104,576,111 128,267,565 244.97 236.39 1.158 1.170 2.837 2.766 Total, Western Distriot 135,554 135,228 142,872 178,971 36,179,779 43,681.938 410,701,914 499,132,697 253.23 244.07 1.135 1.1 2.875 2.789
240,700 240,403 133,991 166,984 25,923,217 31,458,489 283,376,580 345362,709 193.47 188.39 1.093 1.098 2.115 2.068 United States............ ................ 240,700 240,441 533,687 659,759 104,822,771 127,158,559 1,108,395,983 1,353,996,796 196.41 192.73 1.057 1065 2.077 2.052
REVENUE PASSENGER TRAFFIC

Average miles of Revenue pasenrs Revenue passengers carried Passenger revenue Miles per passenger Revenue per Revenuepassenge Average miles of Revenue passengers Revenue passengers carried Passenger revenue Miles per passenger Revenue pe Revenue passenger
Passengerroad operated carried (thousands) one mle (thousand)pase
road operated carried (thousaA) one mile (chsds) per road passenger-e percar adoperated cared (thord) one mile (thosds)usands) per road pasenger-me per cper road pssenger-me per ear
District and region

1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930
(Oents) (Cents) Eastern Distriot: (Oemts) (Oent.)
2: 4 10,,0 i 510 12,101 206.2 4 1,9822,628 4 ,702,5 27 .18 2. 2.65 11.96 .6 et es Region............................. 2165 22081 167 1,, 1 0 1 1685,58 3.521.27 ,5,24 .57 .20 .1 27 .
1,4 9, 1 5 25 2.31 11. 14.04 Great rakes Region _.. .. 2,0 ,1,10 0, 47. 2.571 2.* 12.3 1.1
23,021 23,8 21,999 25,240 554,533 631,773 13,762,71 16:755,121 25.21 2515 2.12 22 0 13.0 14.2 Central Eastern Region/... 23 ,o77 23,63 86,0 101,0751 2, 2, 5 5,882,178 6 ,0,8 37 3 2.571 2. 1.0
51,525 52,567 39,039 44,470 1,085,626 1,256,335 27,424,513 33,501,529 27.81 28.25 2.526 2.667 13.54 14.46 Total, Eastern Distriot.......... 51,631 52,719 156,418 180,945 4,259,438 5,047,621 109,215,911 135,198,096 27.23 27.90 2.565 2.678 13.42 14.1
Southern Distriot:
5 718 5,61 540 8 26,928 3,697 896 181 1,150,595 66.52 62.56 3.328 3.115 6.74 7.61 Pooaontas egion......... 5,707 5,622 1,655 2,52 102,862 138,321 3,583,112 ,878,486 62.1 56.40 3.483 3527 6.2 8.01
38265 38,460 ,03 5,075 187,271 22637 5,294:786 7,057,1 46.1 44.66 2.827 3.114 7.50 7.68 Southern Region.................................... 285 38,75 16 5 21,885 793,240 1,070,257 24,309,757 34,686,33 4.12 48.90 3.065 3.21 70 8.2
13,983 14930,11 ,44 5,613 214,199 260,334 6,190,967 8,207,739 19.2 196.30 2.890 3.153 7.0 7.67 Total, Southern District 43,992 ,097 18,1o0 2,337 896,102 1,208,579 27,892,869 39,56,82 9.10 19.66 3.113 9327 6.96 1
Western Distriot:
,6 5,592 ,7 3 ,22g 3 14 31,791 4 161,23 3,0,20 1,61 9,15. 1.1 50.02 2.171 2.880 8.12 7.85 Northwestern Region 1...,657 15,623 11 ,9 13,88 5 537,990 681, 1 1 32,169 19977,9 8. 05 1.0 2.663 292 8 1
51,;3 51,410 5,1 5,71 01,028 333,022 7,6 17,515 9,694:,1609 58.01 58.33 2.531 2.911 8.83 8.61 Central Western Region ........... .51,570 51,553 8 1 23,929 1,198,92 3 1, 36,216 32,000,703 2 11:2,266,257 57.63 6 .02 2..9 2.3 8.79 .
2,5 8 32,83 75 888 6 10371 2,93,680 3,501,865 123.89 13.17 2.61 3.02 6.2 7.08 Southwestern Region .. ... 2,530 8 2,740 4,073 358,9 148,252 10,611,517 1.5,91 ,.5 131.00 119.87 2.957 .265 6. 37.77
128,601 129,415 8,657 9,821 531,35 603,626 13,615,395 17,39,58.9 61.69 61.6 2.563 2.955 8.13 8.09 Total, Western Distriot ... .. 12,757 129561 34,7140 1,887 2,05,8937 ,2,605,782 56,939,419 78,1 ,4.0 630.3 62.21 2.717 3.007 7.992 36
223,19 226,123 52,136 59,90 1,31,130 2,120,295 17,230,875 59,1414,857 35.12 35.39 2.579 2.809 10.119 10.95 United States.............. ... ........................ 228,30 226,77 209,298 27,169 7,251,377 8,861,981 11,078,199 25,99 47,.10 3.65 35.185 21.676 2.11 10.19 11.09
Commutation traffic included above Miles per passenger per road Revenue per passenger-mile Commutation traffic included above Miles per passenger per road Revenue per passenger-mile
Revenue passengers Revenue passengers carried Pa e revenue Commutation Other than CommutationOther than Revenue passengers Revenue passengers carried Other ta Other than
carried (thve ue sands) onuepmie (thousand) as vnocommutation commutation District and region carried thousandss) one mile (thousands) commutation

13 1 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1913 1931 19 30 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 19301993 1930 1931 1993 .1931 1930191 1931 19
(Cents) (Cents) (Cent.) (Cents) Eastern District: (e ) ((0
16 1 750 713,789 68 931 1,01,9. 15.21., 531 3. N. ew old,.o a England Regiona/ .-...... ....19,612 :021,736 30338 :325,152 $3,911,392 4,240,057 11 11. 96 51.95 51.1 289 1. n t
8000 8 :1 4 624 16 Great Lakes Region-.- ---- ---------------- 5 1:289
26,141 29,389 1113,219 150,866 4,43,314 4,970,540 15.81 15x34 52.13 53.-1 1.075 1.102 3.418 3.512 Total, Eastern District ...... 06,744 120,156 1,668,952 1,8211,726 18,037,024 20,209,952 15.61 15.19 52.15 53.02 1.081 1.108 3.521 3.568
Southern District:
17 18 229 21 2,98 3,216 13.26 13.38 68.90 6.28 1.283 1.318 334-6 3.:30 Pocahontas Region-- 7.. .. .7 89 966 1,1011 12,83 11,15 12.53 12.4 61157. 1.326 1.32 3.5:0 13
2,571 3,016 25,975 30,10 331,142 387,263 10.10 9.98 110.12 95.:2 1.275 1.286 3.077 3.39 Southern Region.........10,1 12,190 105,351 122,865 1,347,142 1591,868 9.99 91 115.73 100 84 1.279 1.63 5
2,588 3,034 26,20 1 30,388 34,080 390,479 10.13 10.00 101.50 89.11 1.275 1.287 3.115 3.399 Total, Southern Distriot......... 10,618 12,579 106,317 123,969 1,359,975 1,606,513 10.01 9.85 101199 92.25 1.279 1.296 3.360 3,500
Western Distriot:
2.72 Cntrestrn Rgion 7,990 8, 122,32 136,337 1,07,516 1,589,12 15.3 15.15 129.46 111.55 1.15 1.1 3.112 .7
33,0 39 1,352 727 58 1 1.52 .22 136.57 1221.5 1.111 1.6 2.831 3.327 North rRgio .12,P6398 12
5219,59 122.,26 3291'..22 128.1F3 1.75 1.5 2
5,091 5,625 72,528 78,991 758,348 817,927 11.21 11.01 128.69 125.03 1.0146 1.073 2.802 3.239 Total, Wester Distriat.. 20,959 23,169 297,519 325,896 3,132,327 3,505,117 14.20 14.07 %30.-9 121.80 1.053 1.076 2.992 3,276
33,9820 38,018 511,981 560,205 5,535,712 6,2089l6 15.1 11172 72.02 71.38 1.081 1.108 3.161 3.19 United States..... .--------------.. 138,321 155,901 2,072,788 2,271,591 22,529,326 25,321,882 14.99 11.59 72.96 72.18 1.087 1.113 3.31 3.155


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REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
INCLUDING MIXED-TRAIN SERVICE
Compiled from 149 reports (Form OS-D) representing 158 steam railways. Switching and terminal companies not included


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U.S. DEPOSITORY


Statement No. M-220
MAY, 1931


FOR THE MONTH OF MAY, 1931 AND 1930 REVENUE FREIGHT TRAFFIC FOR FIVE MONTHS ENDED WITH MAY, 1931 AND 1930

Average miles of Revenue tons carried Revenue tons carried one Freight revenue Miles per revenue Revenue per Revenue per ton Average miles of Revenue tons carried Revenue tons carried one Miles per revenue Revenue per Revenue per ton
,'road operated (thousands) mile (thousands) ig venue ton per road ton-mile per road road operated (thousands) mile (thousands) Freight revenue ton per road ton-mile per road
District and region
191 1930 1931 190 1931 190 1931 1930 191 190 191 190 191 0 191 190 191 1930 1931 19 0 1931 1930 13 3 3 3 3 3 3 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930

7,657 7,701 5,639 6,981 708,066 842,266 $12,224,136 $14,793,7 146 125.56 120.65 1.726 1.756 2.168 $2.119 Nr.ew Englandes Region / 7678 7,70 2899 ,24 3,580,999 44,098,640 *6o,148,777 170,795,60, 12 .74. 119.69 1.160 1.127 2.078 2.067
2* 4 2553 : 3?'27 4:1 60 l4 65 9 9 49o,061,209 62,497,086 161.28 147.65 1.031 1.097 1.662 1.620 Great Lakes Region 2,568 2452 147,0 1 178849 2 376,60 27 874 136 2 80650 3287 159 .01 15 85 1.047 177 16
S 1,42 94,55 59,730,728 8092,518 161.84 153.13 1.013 1.032 1.640 1.580 Central Eastern Region b/ 27,049 27,116 181,671 234,9 29,525,139 36,654,563 298011,196 378,675,0 3 162.52 156.52 1.009 1.03 1. 1.617
59,276 59,333 71,576 96,810 11,362,795 14,386,491 121,016,073 158,233,318 158.75 148.61 1.065 1.100 1.691 1.634 Total, Eastern District. 59,295 59,361 357,621 447,282 56,482,498 68,627,339 602,964,623 749,791,538 157.94 153.43 1.068 1.093 1.686 1.676
Southern District:
6,02 5,967 9690 11,620 2,607,73 3,163,825 17,237,013 20,667,917 269.10 272.27 .661 O.65 1.779 1.779 Pocaontas Region 6,015 5,966 45,455 56,463 12,600,469 15,568,220 82,502,709 100,763,301 277.21 275.72 .655 .647 1.815 1.785
39,826 39,855 16,679 20,34 3,463,589 4,079,155 38,036,733 43,931,379 207.67 200.12 1.098 1.0 2.281 2.155 Southern Region... 39,832 39,873 5,690 105,857 16,994,141 20,910,533 18516,556 22.,14i874 199.32 197.54 1.109 1.06 2. 214
45,851 45,822 26,369 32,004 6,071,322 7,242,980 55,273,746 64,599,296 230.24 226.31 .910 .892 2.096 2.018 Total, Southern District.. 45,847 45,839 131,145 162,320 29,594,610 36,478,753 271,019,265 327,905,175 225.66 224.73 .916 .899 2.067 2.020

591 S697 1,923 23,370 2,946,541 ,80,676 ,79,6798 373069 23-1 166.05 1.112 1.127 2.371 1-.71 Northwestern Region 48,595 1,659 57,333 79,004 1,73,65 16,888,950 154,386,462 190,312,6 20.42 213.7 1.120 1.127 2.6 2.409
S47:77 56,2743,18Z)69.264Central WesteR ,58on,)25 500 64 20,5 667?275,4
5370 53,322 186 3 18,152 4,141,288 727,73 47,7,872 56, 74,18 278. 260.45 1.153 1.188 .212 .09 Central Western Region. 53 2 53,354 7 0 9,649 20,559,667 24,1,91 23597560 213,5 281.64 269.76 1. a 1.146 3.3 .
33543 335,171 11,474 13,054 2,319,233 9 2 6:2, ,9 2596, 2. 210.9 1.120 1.127 2.26 1 .37 Southwestern Region 335,6 3 208 69s 6g4894 11,243,5 75 111 12835627 15858 1 213.36 215.22 1.128 1.6136
198.152001.1?,3093202.35 35922.2 2SouthwsernRegion6175 3 617 29135,627 159,659,7 1 213.36 215.22 1.128 1.16 .1 .
135,700 135,190 40,160 54,576 9,407,062 11,357,364 106,495,435 130,873,188 234.24 208.10 1.12 1.152 2.652 2.398 Total, Western District 5,583 135,221 13,031 233,547 45,586,837 55,039,302 517,197,349 630,005,885 249.07 235.67 1.135 1.145 2.826 2.698


REVENUE PASSENGER TRAFFIC
Average miles of Revenue passengers Revenue passengers carried Miles per passenger Revenue per Revenue passengers Average miles of Revenue passengers Revenue passengers carried Passenger revenue Miles per passenger Revenue per Revenue passengers
road operated carried (thousands) one mile (thousands)assenger revenue per road passenger-mile per car road operated carried (thousands) one mile (thousands) per road passenger-mile per car
District and region
1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 190 1931 1930 1931 1950 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930
(Cents) (Cents) Eastern District: (Cents) (Cents
6,94 6,948 6,294 7,346 17,114 201,300 *,585,010 *5,547,148 27.50 27.40 2.649 2.756 17.67 19.03 New England Region/ 6901 6,994 34, 5 3951 915,882 1,054,676 124,427,16 $29,283,145 26.65 26.80 2.667 2.6 18.97 20.0
21,60 232,022 ,928 0 961 493 424,22 8s,64o 1 9,092 2.26 2.697 11.89 2..4 .697 12.90 Great Lakes Region ..... 21,644 22,069 52,244 58,80 ,,136 2,109,711 4 4,9 1 5 2.
2 9, 235 ; 21.930 25 i45 639, 22.150 02 2 14:o 23 : 52.2 53.14o 7059 3
23,547 21930 62 1,38,50 16612529 2.593 13.17 3 Central Eastern Region b/. .... 2359 23615 107960 68704.51 2.503 2633 12.89 103
51,492 52,517 38,152 43,452 1,072,342 1,264,049 26,767,158 33,547,490 28.11 29.09 2.496 2.654 13.25 14.21 Total, Eastern District......... 51,604 52,678 194,569 224,397 5,331,780 6,311,670 136,013,069 168,745,586 27.0 28.13 2.551 2.674 13.9 1.7
Southern District;
5,718 5,681 365 468 24,772 21,497 807,359 1,087,652 67.83 67.23 3.259 343 6.33 7.45 Pocahontas Region.. 5,709 5,6 2021 2,921 127,634 169,818 4,390,471.96 38 .1 8.1 .40 3. 6.25 7.90
38,265 38,418 3,923 4,807 168,53 21115 4,781 1 42.95 .9 5 7.50 7.97 Southern Region ...... 38,21 38, 20,8 2691 961,753 1,281372 29091,722 114,0913. 3.025 3.209 714 819
43,983 44,099 4,288 5,275 193,285 242,612 5.589,324 7,515,383 45.07 45.99 2.892 3.098 7.33 7.90 Total, Southern District 43,990 44,098 22,429 29,612 1,089,387 1,451,190 33,482,193 47,080,207 48.57 49.01 3.073 3.244 7.02 8.16
Western District:
S,1 2,59 3,057 151,,79 1 1 ,683,720 5,022,5 59.42 963 2.391 2.755 8.67 8.43 Northwestern Region. 44,601 45,524 1,789 16,942 692,065 863,627 18,007,889 25,000,574 .98 202 2.85 7.80 8.3
51,51 5,451 3 5,62 356,523 392,88 ,265,877 10, 593 72.20 10.0 2.318 2.9 9.690 9.50 Central Western Region.. 51,586 51 532 25 743 29 541 1,5 2,446 1,829 ,096 40 2667580 2,860,104 922 258 29 85
32,530 32,355 730 99 93,533 115,570 2,622,622 3,67,508 128.09 121.80 2.0 73 6.58 7.20 Southwestern Region.. 32,530 32,379 3,470 5,022 52,457 603922 153237169 960 13.39 120.24 2.926 3.2g7 3 7.65
128,558 128,932 8,262 9,618 604,135 690,763 14,572,219 19,284,250 73.13 71.82 2.412 2.792 8.88 8.74 Total, Western Distritct ....... 128,717 129,435 43,002 51,505 2,699,972 3,296,545 71,511,638 97,46,70 62.79 64.00 2.649 2.957 .10 .66
224,033 225,548 50,702 58,345 1,869,762 2,197,424 46,929,701 60,347,123 36.88 37.66 2.510 2.746 10.67 11.06 United States. .... .......... 24,311 226,211 260,000 305,514 9,121,139 11,059,405 241,006,900 313,294,53 35.08 36.20 2.642 2.33 10.28 11.08

Commutation traffic included above Miles per passenger per read. Revenue per passenger-mile Commutation traffic included above Miles per passenger per road Revenue per passenger-mile
Revenue passengers Revenue passengers carried Other than CommutationOther than Revenue passengers Revenue passengers earned Other than Other than
carried (thosand) Passeger revenue Commution commutation commutation District and region carried (thousands) one mile (thousands) Passenger revenue Commutation Commutation

1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1 19 1930 1931 1930 1911931 1 1931 190 191 190 1931 1930
(Cents) (Cents) (Cents) (Cents) Eastern District: (Csnts) (Cente) (Cents) enter )
7,561 ,09 1,15 17,61 21,9,65 1, 17.3 17.08 92.40 98.74 .969 1.004 3.510 great Lakes Region ...... 97 70,97 6 ,123 7,25,36 .9 13 91 Z.51 2 3 96 3571 3 78
1:.26 : 81.57 1.116 3.271 21743
93 15,28 539 15.01 39.92 41.30 1.070 1098 3425 Central Eastern Region b/. 67,589 77,775 1,015,374 4 0,952,615 2,60,69 15.02 159 40.38 1.57 1.079 1.11 3.391
25,288 28,276 405,747 442,926 4,337,994 4,877,420 16.04 15.66 51.82 54.11 1.069 1.101 3.365 3.492 Total, Eastern District.......... 132,032 148,432 2,074,699 2,267,652 22,375,018 25,087,372 15.71 15.28 52.08 53.24 1.078 1.106 3.489 3.552
,o11t 194 210 2 256 17.16 16.27 69.44 68.68 1. 1.220 3.275 3.468 PoahontasRegion .... ...89 102 1,160 1,314 15,167 17,208 1.12 12.8 65.46 59.78 1.308 1.10 3.
2,4 2,759 25,020 28,424 167 68, 1 0. 9585 89.24 1.2 66 1.296 3.112 3.17 Southern Region ... 12,967 15,250 130,371 151,289 1,66939 ,960105 1.05 9.92 11173 9877 1276 1
2,26 759 25, 28,1B16 7 36 3 10.31 10.30 95.5 89.24 :2 1.29 3.127 3.3 Souhnt Regi911 1 1 2:
2,437 2,772 25,214 28,634 319,131 370,800 10.34 10.33 90.80 85.49 1.266 1.295 3.136 3.339 Total, Southern District.......... 13,056 15,352 131,531 152,603 1,679,106 1,977,313 10.07 9.94 102.19 91.06 1.277 1.296 3.320 3.473
171~2,015 27.951 30W33,9 09 59 50 1 ? A 5 5 western District:
1,71 2,01 5 27,9 30,838 32323 390 15.7 15 153. 145.35 1.156 1.199 2.664 3.072 Northwestern Region................ 9,760 11,014 150,887 16,175 1,70,75 1,958,728 15. 15.18 1 1.9 1.1 1.172 3.008 308
2,63 5 38 3,723 4 13.5 1.2 139.1 136.12 .979 1.009 2.467 2.888 Central westernRegion.. .............. 15, 16,9 208,139 226,15 2,0 2,75 2,27, 305 13.6 13.41 129. .981 1005 2837 357
,5 10,2 915 1 -> 137.79 13013218 135 Mo52 61731.7717 131-7 1125 9 1: 372
5 67 504 714 7,355 10,32 95 68 79 130.22 1.459 .446 2.811 3184 Sothwestern Region.......................9,133 52893 8.5 1008 14.07 128.77 472 1934 3258
4,459 5,101 64,165 71,534 680,317 783,509 14.39 14.02 141.99 137.10 1.060 1.095 2.573 2.9 Total, Western District............. 25,417 28,270 361,684 397,430 3,812,644 4,288,926 14.23 14.06 132.98 124,77 1.054 1.079 2.895 3.214
32,184 36,149 495,126 543,094 5,337,442 6,031,729 15.38 15.02 74.24 74.53 1.078 1.111 3.026 3.283 United States._ ................................................. 170,505 192,054 2,567,914 2,817,685 27,866,768 31,353,611 15.06 14.67 73.23 72.64 1.085 1.113 3.252 3.421


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REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
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FOR THE MONTH OF JUNE, 1931 AND 1930 REVENUE FREIGHT TRAFFIC FOR SIX MONTHS ENDED WITH JUNE,1931 AND 1930

Average miles of Revenue tons carried Revenue tons carried one Freight revenue Miles per revenue Revenue per Revenue per ton Average miles of Revenue tons carried Revenue tons carried one Freight revenue Miles per revenue Revenue per Revenue per ton
road operated (thousands) mile (thousands)reight revenue ton per road ton-mile per road road operated (thousands) mile (thousands) ton per road ton-mile per road
District and region

(Cents) (Cents) Eastern District: (Cents)( ents)
7,657 7,695 5,392 6,19 195 718,457 097,29 12,796,03 111.32 117.03 1.71 2.058 2.084 New ngland Region /- 7,674 701 4,331 40,82 4,181,194 4,817,097 71,246,016 83,591,1 121.7 119.29 1.70 1735 2.075 2.070
2 ,6 1 53 762 2100 5,216,876 47 08,355 276286 1 00 14191 1110 1.098 1 609 1.8 great Lakes Region 2576 2,41 16,36 21 10 27,6,660 09012 292,1,00 357,597, 156.67 1.0571.01 1.69
7 63 01 142,796,20143 001. 1 41. 15,1071Q 0 15 212'2 9279K 1;5..071 1.081
3633 5 56285 *O 154 o 2u1 2 2' 2 539
27,020 27,092 36,33 49,48 5626850 7:279,761 58,102,790 73,724,230 1.86 150.57 1.033 1.013 1.599 1.525 Central Eastern Regionnb/- 2.7......2 27,0 27,12 2 7 282:539 35,151,989 43,93,32 13,986 2,99,30 11.2 3 1.030 1.6
59,293 59,320 71,253 91,249 10,508,345 13,215,094 116,708,384 143,796,559 147.14 144.82 1.111 1.088 1.638 1.576 Total, Eastern Distriot..... 59,295 59,354 428,874 538,531 66,990,843 81,842,433 719,673,006 893,588,097 156.20 151.97 1.074 1.092 1.678 1.659
Southern District:
6, 09614 9li7 11,30 2,122,76 j 0,77 640 1974 4 i ,672,08 n 1 414 271 .6 6 1771 1.736 Pocahontase Region. 6,017 5,969 55,412 67,79 15,32,205 18, 860 100,137569 120,35,38 276.3 275.0 .66 1.807 1.776
39,82 39,857 16 18, 3.135,299 :69524 35947,704 39,532,705 18.31 195.3 1.147 1 2.159 2.090 Southern Region 39,831 39,871 102,340 124,770 20,129,440 24,605,057 224464260 266:67,579 196.69 197.20 1 5 1.04 2.193 2.137
45,851 45,841 26,607 30,243 5,858,035 6,772,164 53,582,564 59,204,787 220.17 223.92 .915 .874 2.014 1.958 Total, Southern Distrit.......... 45,88 45,840 157,752 192,564 35,452,645 43,250,917 324,601,829 387,109,962 224.74 224.61 .916 .895 2.058 2.010
Western Distriot:
5 2,882 4917, 4 08185 2,71 20 Cn85a 84 622 261.11 269.01 1.213 1.192 .21 .0 Central western Region2.................. 53,b32 1.1 50 2 .
3,3 : 1: 13,26 2 21 278,78 270, 209 30:727,587 20.00 29.87 1.12 1.104 .28 .317 Southwestern Region 2.............. 518 715 13,5, 693 16,750,13 153 ,8 193,8 2. 2143 1. 1.11 2.2
135,782 135,145 43,330 54,720 9,396,936 11,175,307 110,609,408 128,196,052 216.87 204.23 1.177 1.147 2.553 2.343 Total, Western Distriot........ 135,616 135,208 226,361 288,266 54,983,777 66,214,609 627,806,757 758,201,937 242.90 229.70 1.142 1.145 2.773 2.630
240,926 240,306 141,190 176,212 25,763,316 31,162,565 280,900,356 331,197,398 182.47 176.85 1.090 1.06 1.990 1.880 United States .... .......... .. 240,759 240,402 812,987 1,019,361 157,427,265 191,307,959 1,672,081,592 2,038,899,996 193.64 187.67 1.062 1.066 2.057 2.000

REVENUE PASSENGER TRAFFIC

Average miles of Revenue passengers Revenue passenger carried Penr revenue Miles per passenger Revenue per Revenue passengers Average miles of Revenue passengers Revenue passengers carried Miles perpassenger Revenue per Revenue passengers
road operated carried (thousands) one mile (thousands) asenger revenue per road paenger-mie per ar road operated carried (thousands) one mile (thousands) Pssenger revenue per road passenger-mie per ar
District and region
1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 191 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930
(Cents) (0ents) Eastern District: (cents) (ents)
6,912 6,962 6,118 7,035 185,701 214,666 $5,027,809 $6,06,7 30.35 0.51 207 2 18.6 19.24 New England Region/............................ 6903 6,988 40,483 46,386 1,101583 1,269.342 29,5,978 5,59518 27.21 276 2.6 2.786 18.86 19.90
21.611 22009 1029 1187 40 892 04 69 10055 402 13 5 3.2 .81 2.90 2. 1.9 1469 great Lake Region. 21,639 22,059 62,539 70,37 2,174,028 2,61,}0 5,10,316 9,7 7093 .76 7.01 2.49 2.676 12.4 1.
22,870 23:54 22,13 25.12 583,49 63:61 13.8:5:74 17,530,984 26.3 26.69 2.373 2.564 13.97 14.91 Central Eastern Region b/.... 23,027 2),60 130,097 151,808 3,229,251 3,830,9 60 ,1, 5.2 .2.621 1.07
51,393 52,516 38,549 44,434 1,173,082 1,402,966 28,926,585 36,972,113 30.453 1.57 2.466 2.635 14.33 15.36 Total, Eastern Distriot.......... 51,569 52,651 233,119 268,831 6,504,862 7,714,636 164,939,654 205,717,699 27.90 28.70 2.536 2.667 13.55 14.54
Southern District:
718 681 317 2,065 2,240 79 2 1,08,904 75.98 7341 3297 3362 6.7 7.82 Pohontas Region.............................. 5711 5,642 2,337 151699 202,058 5183,813 7,050,042 614.91 60.1 3417 3.489 6.28 7.89
61 89985 22:18 ,58 27 647852 7 7.91 8.8Southern Region ................ 278 8,447 24,307 31,5 1,128,592 1,504,510 671,749 47,588,921 46.43 4756 3.163 7.24 8.28
43,983 44,042 4,216 5,383 190,904 255,378 5,373,369 7,558,756 45.28 47.44 2.815 2.960 7.69 8.70 Total, Southern District...... 43,989 44,089 26,644 34,995 1,280,291 1,706,568 38,855,562 54,638,963 48.05 48.77 3.035 3.202 7.11 8.23
Western District:
44,265 45,062 2,747 3,268 185,602 238,450 4,678,7j 6,53,489 67.56 72.96 2.521 2.664 9.88 10.33 Northwestern Region .........,54 45,7 16,536 20,210 877,671 1,102,077 22,66,6 34,06.08 2.585 2.845 8.17 8.68
51,732 51,541 5,211 5.917 387 263 488, 479 9,21,626 12 289,449 74.31 82.56 2.84 2.516 10.56 11.9 Central Western Region ................ 51,610 51,5 30,954 3545 1,942,709 2,317,575 :4 98.206 65,149,553 62.76 2 .548 2.811 9.25 9.6)
57 32,16 686 943 97,517 127,591 2,7972 3,87 9 142.18 15.29 2.715 3.08 7.17 8.13 Southwestern Eegion ........... ....... 2,518 32, 4,156 5,95 9 711 4 2 ,711 132.4 12 2 3.206 6.51 7.73
128,454 128,919 8,644 10,128 670,382 854,520 16,558,342 22,480,587 77.55 84.37 2.470 2.631 9.70 10.46 Total, Western Distrit....... 128,682 129,349 51,646 61,633 3,370,354 4,151,065 88,069,980 119,949,327 65.26 67.35 2.613 2.890 8.37 8.98
223,830 225,477 51,409 59,945 2,034,368 2,512,864 50,858,296 67,011,456 39.57 41.92 2.500 2.667 11.58 12.42 United States............... 224,240 226,089 311,409 65,59 11,155,507 13,572,269 291,865,196 80,305,989 35.82 7.14 2.616 2.802 10.50 11.31

Commutation traffic included above Miles per passenger per road Revenue per passenger-mile Commutation traffic included above Miles per passenger per road Revenue per passenger-mile
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(0ents) (Cents) (Cents) (Cents) Eastern District: (Gents) (Cents) (ents) (Gents)
,162 611 68,045 73,294 871,781 ,727 16.5 .0 60.16 83 1.281 1.281 3.532 3.64 ew England Rgion ............................. 28209 6 39 ,.61,061 ,167,1 .16 281.1 .
38,62 2 1,45 19ilk 73.634 925 1-.3 .356 1a96a 108'6'2 8'2 0130508.517
S,4 a 681 1 1 14 ,745 1, 2 17. 108.6 1. 376 948 .968 .296 Great Lakes2458 72 8 9 17.09 ..78 9-9 -5 1 3
2'i a3 4s14 17.414 1 ,214,921,376,720 1332 2118 r19b3,28 1 r 1..07
15: 15.424 219, 47 2 ,25 2,289,573 2,593,330 l:09 15.71 4281 43.33 1043 1.070 317 Central Eastern Regionb/.... 81,233 93,199 1,24,91 1,576,720 13,242,188 15,19,49 15.20 14.771 7 1.072 1.51
25,660 28,716 426,154 466,957 4,476,105 4,996,982 16.61 16.26 57.95 59-55 1.050 1.070 3.273 3.416 Total, Eastern District... 157,692 177,148 2,500,853 2,734,609 26,851,121 30,084,354 15.86 15.44 53.08 54.32 1.074 1.100 3.449 3.527
Southern District:
9 9 170 174 2,047 2,25 19.67 19.93 7756 74.50 1.204 1.164 3312 3.374 PocahontasRegio.... 97 111 1,330 1,488 17214 19,233 13.70 13.39 67.12 61.73 1.294 1.29) 3.436 05
2,20 2,743 25,170 29,42 300,295 367,418 10.85 10.75 89.72 88.01 1.193 1.246 3.021 3.154 Southern Region 15,287 17,993 155541 0770 ,64234 2,327,5 10.17 05 10788 973 126 1.2 3259 3
2,329 2,752 25,340 29,656 302,342 369,443 10.88 10.78 87.73 85.80 1.193 1.246 3.063 3.185 Total, Southern District .... 15,84 18,104 156,871 182,258 1,981,448 2,346,756 10.20 10.07 99.77 90.24 1.263 1.288 3.282 3.41
Western District:
2,112 31167 ,990 0,227 9,160 16.40 16.7 182.46 175.97 1.124 1.141 2.80 2.27 rthwestern Region ..................... ......... 11,661 1.126 182,05 202,16 2,080,982 2,57,88 15.61 15.40 142.69 127.0 1.143 1.166 2.962 .222
316' 1 n 4 r 2:0271 Northwestern Region1------ ---- 11 661 1 i126 182,0514 12,080,982 141 8 2 781 3.053
53 63 501. 68 7,49 9998 9.49 10. 153.25 1 .16 1485 2.22 3.01 Southwestern Region................................ 357 42 3,159 4,323 6,572891 8.86 10.20 1.93 131.22 1.74 .897 3.2
5,087 5.505 74,536 81,794 769,080 857,475 14.65 14.86 167.53 167.14 1.032 1.048 2.650 2.798 Total, Western District-...... 30,505 33,775 436,220 479,224 4,581,724 5,146,401 14.30 14.19 138.79 131.81 1.050 1.074 2.845 3.127
33,076 36,973 526,030 578,407 5.547,525 6,223,900 15.90 15.64 82.27 84.21 1.055 1.076 3.004 3.142 United States -... .............. --- 203,581 229,027 3,093,944 3,396,091 33,414,293 37,577,511 15.20 14.83 74.76 74.59 1.080 1.106 3.206 3.368


a/ Includes Boston & Albany, lessor to New York Central, for which operating statistics are reported separately.
b/ Includes Big Four Lines, lessor to New York Central, for which operating statistics are reported separately.


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REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
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Compiled from 149 reports (Form OS-D) representing 158 steam railways. Switching and terminal companies not included


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Statement No. M-220
JULY,1931


FOR THE MONTH OF JULY1931 AND 1930 REVENUE FREIGHT TRAFFIC FOR SEVEN MONTHS ENDED WITH JULY1931 AND 1930

Average miles of Revenue tons carried Revenue tons carried one Freight revenue Miles per revenue Revenue per Revenue per ton Average miles of Revenue tonscarried Revenue tons carried one Frt Miles per revenue Revenue per Revenue per ton
road operated (thousands) mile (thousands)reig revenue ton per road ton-mile per road road operated (thousands) mile (thousands) Freight revenue ton per road ton-mile perroad
District and region
1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930
(Cents) (Cents) Eastern District: (Ont Cents)
652 7,693 5,24 6,. 61,6 70 ,506 $10 ,61 $12,458,917 116.01 i15 ,1 1.752 1:771 2 032 $2.044Nw England Region/ -.................... 7,67. -0--9--6. --,47- 4,798.4803 5,520,603 t96 121.02 11.781.710 1- 62.06
25,,97, 1 3:85 ?M 71 50 4 149.66 17072 1.05 1.093 1.64 1 rea10 aes Reggion... 9. 21 P 24, 56 3 683 960,97 1 2 15147 1.7 10 .1 02 2.6
27,012 27,081 35,805 4,767 5,571,127 7,252,068 58,526,01 714,71663 166317".71 .997 1.031 1.355 1.533 Central Eastern Region b/................ 27 0 27,108 253,813 331,306 41,02, 51,1 39212 0 14 646;,77 527,150,966 16 265450 1.01 1.030 16,4 1.9
59,280 59,326 70,107 92,308 10,825,735 13,112,552 115,241,364 143,584,272 154.42 1142.05 1.065 1.095 1.644 1555 Total, Eastern District...... 59,293 59,350 498,981 630,839 77,816,578 94,954,985 834,914,370 1,037,172,369 155-95 150.52 1.073 1.092 1.67 1.644
Southern District:
6,059 5,985 10,560 11,717 2,922,079 3,106,530 18,197,872 19,862,011 276.72 265.12 .623 .639 1.723 1.695 Pooahontaseio.... ... 602 5,972 6, -71 79,1- 182- 284 72 1 11-1 1- 1 ?Q,2973 -, 276.56 7 1 7
39,826 39,867 15,844 19,109 3,134,132 3,678,578 33,896,276 39,602,154 197.81 192.51 1.082 1.077 2.139 2.072 Southern Region...................... 39,80 3970 11,185 13:79 23,263,572 ,2 35 258,3;56 306276,33 196.84 58 111 2 2.
45,885 45,852 26,404 30,826 6,056,211 6,785,108 52,094,148 59,464,165 229.37 220.11 .860 .876 1.973 1.929 Total. Southern District......... 45,853 45,842 184,156 223,390 41,508,856 50,036,026 376,695,977 446,57,127 225.40 223.99 .908 .893 2.046 1.999
Western Distriot:
4,586 48,657 17,540 23,955 3,156,504 3,888,6 45 35,456,936 43,696,125 179.96 162.33 1.123 1.1224 2.021 1.824 Northwestern Region ....... 45.8 3 6 48,658 91,188 126,765 19,97,76 2,9,5 224,592,752 276,926 218.21 19. 4 1.129 1.126 2 2.18
53,753 53,399 17,959 20,820 ,904,201 5,421,265 58,329,171 65,297,995 273.07 260.38 1.189 1.204 3..28 3.136 Central Western Region ...............5 -. 106,147 128',11 29,45,o 31 4, 343.155276 o,827,055 277.80 266.76 1.162 1.173 7;2. 3.129
33,44o 33,273 12,701 14,653 2,650,692 3,174,450 28,853,013 31,06,751 208.70 216.65 1.089 1.096 2.272 2.375 Southwestern Region ................................... 3,400 33,210 77,219 92,811 16,305,385 19,921,594 182,6989 224193,069 2.16 216 1.120 1.125 416
135,749 135,329 48,200 59,428 10,711,397 12,484,360 122,639,120 143,800,871 222.23 210.07 1.145 1.152 2.544 2.420 Total, Western District........ 135,609 135,225 274,554 347,694 65,691,19 78,69,970 750,445,877 902,002,808 .239.27 226.35 1.142 1.146 2.733 2.594
240,914 240,507 144,711 182,562 27,593,343 32,382,020 289,974,632 346,849,308 190.68 177.38 1.051 1.071 2.004 1.900 United States.................................... 240,755 240,417 957,691 1,201,923 185,016,623 223,689,981 1,962,056,224 2,385,749,304 193.19 186.11 1.060 1.067 2.049 1.985

REVENUE PASSENGER TRAFFIC
Average miles of Revenue passengers Revenue passengers carried Miles per passenger Revenue per Revenue passengers Average miles of Revenue passengers Revenue passengers carried Miles per passenger Revenue per Revenue passeers
road operated cared (thousands) one mile (thousands) ger revenue per road passenger-mile per car road operated carried(thousands) one mile (thousands) Passenger revenue per road passenger-mile percar
District and region
1931 1930 1931 193 1931 19 o 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1919 1931 1990 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930
1Eastern District: (Oents) (Cent)
6,935 6,988 5,728 6,838 181,81 218,601 4,928,76 (6,151,442 31.76 1.97 2.710 2.814 16.19 17.92 New England Region ........ 6,90 6,99 46,210 53,224 1,283,4,64 1,487,943 34,~5 54 6160 27.77 27.96 18.4 1
2166 21,86 9,552 11,104 412,371 499,855 10,220,944 1,09,013 3.17 5.02 2.79 2.609 12.72 14.00 Great Lakes Region......... 216 22,027 72092 141 2, 399 11205 82996,106 5.8 8.10 2.538 2.65 12. 41
22,791 23,51 23,174 26,567 632,671 723,676 13,677,90 17,530,631 27.30 2.24 2.162 2.22 14.31 15.33 Central Eastern Region/ 22,994 23,591 153,271 178,375 3,861,922 4,554,626 93,752:264 117,931,719 25 25.53 2 2.589 13.26 1 5
51,332 52,338 38,454 44,509 1,226,923 1,442,132 28,827,224 36,721,086 31.91 32.40 2.50 2.546 13.96 15.16 Total, Eastern District........ 51,535 52,607 271,573 313,340 7,731,785 9,156,768 193,766,878 242,438,785 28.47 29.22 2.506 2.648 13.61 14.63
Southern District:
5,755 5,6'4 18 .36 25,24 373,1768 737,435 1,010,050 79.46 77.53 2.921 2.991 6.a 17.81 Poohontas egion-- .. 5,718 5,61 4 2,655 3,796 176,947 235, 26 5,921 245 8,06. ,092 66 .6 62 .13 3.36 3.1 41 6.2 7 .7
38,26 3 38,371 3,469 4,375 166,:386 215,906 4,34,011 5,875,199 47,97 .35 2.587 2.721 7.65 8.47 Southern Region-...........-.........--.......276 3436 27777 6 1295,165 1,72416 7975760 5464120 4663 477 932 729 83
44,021 44,055 3,787 4,811 191,634 249,674 5,041,446 6,885,249 50.61 51.90 2.631 2.758 7.49 8.38 Total, Southern District 4.3,994 44,084 30,432 39,806 1,472,112 1,956,242 43,897,008 61,524,212 48.37 49.14 2.982 3.145 7.16 8.25
Western Distriot:
44,317 45,048 2,727 3,312 196,595 241,859 4,618,12 6,215,0803 72.09 73.02 2.349 2.570 9.48 9.58 Northwestern -egion .....-- 44, 20 45,390 19,263 2523 1,074,266 1,343,936 27,304,762 37,569,146 7 71 2 .7I 8 9.
51,6 51,55 4,83 5,667 401,609 498,328 9,055,694 12,105,505 3.09 7.94 2.5 2.29 10.41 11.14 Central Western egon........51,11 51,536 35,787 4 12 2, 318 21590 58 5 900 77,255 0 2.498 2.7
32,38 32,29 961 99,071 135,513 2,592,729 3,700,863 19. 95 2.61 2.731 6.99 .25 outhwestern Region.. 32,49 32,7 19 6926 649045 66,926 87 27870 275 134.69 12516 7 3131 59
128,381 129,032 8,223 9,940 697,275 875,700 16,266,552 22,021,451 84.79 88.10 2.333 2.515 9.49 10.14 Total, Western District_....... 128,629 129,303 59,869 71,573 4,067,629 5,026,765 104,336,532 141,970,779 67.94 70.23 2.565 2.824 8.55 9.16
223,734 225,425 50,464 59,260 2,115,832 2,567,506 50,135,222 65,627,786 41.93 43.33 2.370 2.556 11.32 12.15 United States_.................. 224,158 225,994 361,874 424,719 13,271,526 16,139,775 342,000,418 445,933,776 36.67 38.00 2.577 2.763 10.62 11.44

Commutation traffic included above Miles per passenger per road Revenue per passenger-mile Commutation traffic included above Miles per passenger per road Revenue per passenger-mile
Revenue passengers Revenue passengers carried Passenger revenue Commutation Other than CommutationOther than Revenue passengers Revenue passengers carried Otherthan Otherthan
carried (hollands) onemile (hosnd) Passenger revenue Commutation comu n Commutation District and region Pasenger revenue Commutation tn Commutationo r tan
carried (thousands) onemile (thousands) commutation commutation District and region carried (thousands) one mile (thousands) cPassenger revenue ComommutationCommutati commutationon

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(Oents) (Oents) (Cente) (0ents) Eastern Distriot: cents ) (Oent) (0ents) (oente)
721t 4,26 62,69 69,2143 790,246 $8864,008 16.76 16.1 59.55 5 1 1.267 1.27 .46 3.527 egion 31,929 35,632 503,759 544,46 6,45,307 7,05,52 157 1529 54.60 53.61 1.281 129 365
6,46 7765 124,40 139,262 1,175,667 1,336,357 18.19 17. 106.38 107.9 .9 .960 .25 Great Lakes Region.............. 55,097 6055 949089 1,021 9123,539 1005917.2 193 86 961
1228,417 251,771 2,219,59 2,545,349 17.70 17.09 .39.36 39-7 .972 1.011 .83 3.175 Central Eastern Region -..-- .. 900,137 107,930 1,13,31 1,628,491 15:462,87 1773, 1. 1509 :56 .54 9 342
23,471 26,772 415,326 460,276 4,185,811 4,765,714 17.70 17.19 54.17 55.36 1.008 1.035 3.036 3.255 Total, Eastern District ........ 181,163 203,920 2,916,179 3,194,885 31,036,933 34,850,068 16.10 15.67 53.'6 54.49 1.064 1.091 3.379 3.482
Southern Distriot:
7 8 152 172 1,817 1,941 20.37 21.02 80.85 78.61 1.195 1.125 2.931 3.001 Pocahontas Region. 10 11 1,42 1, 6603 10 21 174 14i1 13.92 68.5 63.70 1.294 1.27 0 313
2,020 2,401 21,54 25,05 272:742 323,59 10.66 10.43 99.9 96.67 1.267 1.293 2.783 2.909 Southern Region.............-............... 17,307 20,39 177:07 205815 2,231:976 2,651382 10.23 10.09 0 96.99 1.263 1.28 396 3355
2,027 2,409 21,686 25,217 274,559 325,800 10.70 10.47 96.61 93.46 1.266 1.292 2.805 2.922 Total, Southern District ... 17,412 20,513 178,557 207,475 2,256,007 2,672,556 10.25 10.11 99.35 90.64 1.263 1.288 3.219 3.365
Western District:
1 1,910 27 7 37, 21 372, 16.7 16.79 158.04 149.62 1.14 1.162 2.547 2.755 Northwestern Region- 209 777 2142 1 11 1. M;
2,627 2,94 358 ,41 347 292 393,535 13.6 1.78 16.07.1 2. 2.:5 Central Western es- i 523,16 5A 35 1222
52 0 10,385 10.00 4 16.27 150.11 14 2. 2.7 Southwestern Region-.. .............. 408 8775 5022 54,382 73,27 9.00 1.31 146.33 133-85 1:1:59 855 3.11
4,338 4,916 64,126 73,317 672,333 776,723 14.78 14.91 162.95 159.71 1.048 1.059 2.463 2.648 Total, Western District .... 34,842 38,691 500,346 552,541 5,254,057 5,923,124 14.36 14.28 142.54 136.07 1.050 1.072 2.778 3.041
29,836 34,097. 501,138 558,810 5,132,703 5,868,237 16.80 16.39 78.28 79.83 1.024 1.050 2.787 2.975 United States .._.........- .... 233,417 263,124 3,595,082 3,954,901 38,546,997 43,445,748 15.40 15.03 75.33 75.40 1.072 1.099 3.136 3.303


a/ Includes Boston & Albany. lessor to New York Central, for which operating statistics are reported separately.
b/ Includes Big Four Lines, lessor to New York Central, for whioh operating statistics are reported separately.


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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA I


3 1262 08854 7400


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

BUREAU OF STATISTICS


REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
INCLUDING MIXED-TRAIN SERVICE
Compiled from 147 reports (Form OS-D) representing158 steam railways. Switching and terminal companies not included


Statement No. M-200
AUGUST, 1931


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FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST, 1931 AND 1930 REVENUE FREIGHT TRAFFIC FOR EIGHT MONTHS ENDED WITH AUGUST, 1931 AND 1930

Average miles of Revenue tons carried Revenue tons carried one eight revenue Miles per revenue Revenue per Revenue per ton Average miles of Revenuetons carried Revenue tons carried one Freight revenue Miles per revenue Revenue per Revenue per ton
road operated (thousands) mile (thousands) reigt revenue ton per road ton-mile per road road operated (thousands) mile (thousands) enton per road ton-mile per road
Dis(iict and region

1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 193 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930
Eastern District: (Cents) (ents)
7,652 7,682 5,332 6,170 626,375 738,139 $10,830,804 $12,695,553 117.47 119.64 1.729 1.720 $2.031 $2.058 New Eng d Region / 7,669 7,698 44,986 52,648 5425,178 6,258,742 $92,894,461 108,746,121 120.60 118.88 1.712 1.738 (2.065 (2.066
27,183 27212 30,400 38,732 4,965,795 6,081,178 50,489,991 61,968,955 163.35 157.02 1.017 1.019 1.661 1.600 Great Les Region. 27,15 27,209 242439 302,882 40,451,404 48,708,453 416,758,145 513,212,591 166.85 160.82 1.030 1.054 1.719 1.694
2290 24,366 33,737 5,57 5317882 6970,187 5352 8 70,208,848 157.63 153.03 1.005 1.007 1.54 1.541 central astern region 2,315 24,392 268315 353,051 42,73,033 53,738,095 38 225 561,660,161 159.28 152.21 1.027 1.05 636 1.591
59,125 59,260 69,469 90,449 10,910,052 13,789,504 114,773,543 144,873,356 157.05 152.46 1.052 1.051 1.652 1.602 Total, Eastern District 59,138 59,299 555,740 708,581 88,614,615 108,705,290 948,595,831 1,183,618,873 159.45 153.41 1.070 1.089 1.707 1.670
Southern District:
6,059 5,985 10,595 12,388 2,930628 3,315,118 1,278,612 20,949,640 276.61 267.60 .624 .632 1.725 1.691 Poahontas Region 6,027 5,973 76,566 91,899 21,175,912 25,067,509 136,614,053 161,247034 276.57 272.77 .645 .643 1.784 1.755
39,826 39,837 16,123 19,770 3,065,404 3,860,364 33,331,431 39,842,304 190.12 195.26 1.087 1.032 2.067 2.015 Southern region 39,830 39866 3430 163,69 26,328,976 32,143,999 291,691,967 346,119,037 196.03 196. 1.108 1.077 2.172 2.115
45,885 45,822 26,718 32,158 5,996,032 7,175,482 51,610,043 60,791,944 224.42 223.13 .861 .847 1.932 i 1.890 Total, Southern District 45,857 45,839 210,874 255,548 47,504,888 57,211,508 428,306,020 507,366,071 225.28 223.88 .902 .887 2.031 1.985
Western District:
48,581 48,657 1 08 25,395 23 4,5,989 5,655,763 9,636,429 182.63 180.19 1.103 1.05 2.014 1.955 Northwestern Region 48,575 4,658 108,896 152,161 23,11,706 29,173,90 260,24,515 32 112 212.2 19.73 1.1251.120 2.390 2.
123 70 4,575,989 2149,636,429 26180.19 1.085 1.9552 2,61 3, 39,72606 ,66
53, 53,60 1620 21, 33 57 5,52,099 50,831571 65,8,553 26.79 261.35 1.17 1.191 3.058 3.11 Central western Region 53,642 53,370 122,767 19,263 33,822,473 39,702,560 393,989,84 46 608 275.50 26.99 1.165 1.175 3.209 3.126
33,3 33,289 12,220 13,837 2,379,72 2,972,261 26,805,045 33,267,277 19.74 214.81 1.126 1.119 2.193 2 Southwestern Region 33,406 33,220 89,439 106,64 18,685,109 22,896,854 209,99,894 257,4 0,346 20892 214.70 1.121 1.124 2342 2.414
135,778 135,406 46,548 60,377 9,948,151 13,074,349 113,292,379 148,730,259 213.72 216.55 1.139 1.138 2.434 2.463 Totl, Western District 135,623 135,248 321,102 408,072 75,639,288 91,773,318 863,738,257 1,050,733,066 235.56 224.90 1.142 1.145 2.690 2.575
240,788 240,488 142,735 182,984 26,854,235 34,039,335 279,675,965 354,395,559 188.14 186.02 1.041 1.041 1.959 1.937 United State.. 240,618 240,386 1,087,716 1,372,201 211,758,791 257,690,116 2,240,640,108 2,741,718,010 194.68 187.79 1.058 1.064 2.060 1.998

REVENUE PASSENGER TRAFFIC

Average miles of Revenue passenger Revenue passengers carried Miles per passenger eee e Rvenue pssenges Average miles of Revenue pas e Rev enue psngers rried revenue Miles per passenger Revenue per Revenue passengers
road operated carried (thousands) one mile (thousands) Passenger revenue per road passenger-mileper car road operated carried (thousands) one mile (thousands) e per road passenger-mile per car
District and region

1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930
(Cents) (Cents) Eastern District: (Cents) (Cents)
6,935 6,956 5,509 6, 12 177,847 219,163 $4,938,435 $6, 24,743 32.29 33.66 2.777 .886 16.66 18.10 New England Region a/ 6,911 6,984 51,719 59,735 1,461,311 1,707,106 $39,321,789 $47,835,703 28.25 28.58 2.691 2.802 18.20 19.38
24,189 24,455 9,733 10,54 429,317 532,620 10,696,17 14 0,53 .11 50.95 2.491 2.706 12.31 13.56 Great Lakes Region 24,214 24,641 82,299 93,178 3,179,109 3,853,891 81,729,786 104,368,281 38.63 41.6 2.571 2.708 12.02 1300
20,038 20,760 22,37 25,699 635,006 729,343 13,193,788 17,256,900 28.38 28.38 2.078 2.366 15.52 1630 Central Eastern Region b/ 20,239 20,859 174,513 202,498 4,333,534 5,076,897 101,543,700 128,227,034 24.3 25.07 2.3 2.526 14.00 15.06
51,162 52,171 37,618 42,665 1,242,170 1,481,126 28,828,397 37,992,177 33.02 34.72 2.321 2.565 14.36 15.40 Total, Eastern District 51,364 52,484 308,531 355,411 8,973,954 10,637,894 222,595,275 280,431,018 29.09 29.93 2.480 2.636 13.71 14.74
Southern District:
5,758 5,682 323 463 25,976 36,571 763,116 1,101,075 80.34 78.94 2.9 3.011 6.87 8.52 Pocahontas egion5,723 5,652 2,978 4,259 202,923 272,397 6,684,364 9,161,167 68.13 63.96 3.294 3.363 6.39 7.9
38,263 38,341 3,569 4,500 173,089 234,251 4,236,992 6,111,400 48.50 52.06 2.448 2.609 7.97 9.10 Southern Region 38,274 38,424 31,346 40,510 1,468,254 1,954,667 42,212,752 59,575,520 46.814 48.25 2.875 3.048 7.36 8110
44,021 44,023 3,892 4,963 199,065 270,822 5,000,108 7,212,475 51.14 54.57 2.512 2.663 7.81 9.02 Total, Southern District 43,997 44,076 34,324 44,769 1,671,177 2,227,064 48,897,116 68,736,687 48.69 49.75 2.926 3.086 7.23 8.34
Western District:
44,235 45,039 2,491 3,041 175,918 246,890 4,28,823 6,265,286 70.62 81.18 2.432 2.538 8.84 9.78 Northwestern Region 44,478 45,346 21,754 26,564 1,250,184 1,590,826 31,583,85 43,834,432 57.47 59.89 2.526 2.755 8.44 8.96
51,67 5139 5071 5568 368,664 495,285 539 12,015,893 70 88.94 2.291 2.26 9.74 11.09 Central Western Region 51,617 51,537 ,859 46693 2,712,982 3311,188 66,999,9 89,270,951 66.40 70.91 2470 2.696 9.46 10.03
32,21, 3,5 28 629 ,999 91,486 139,941 2,498,695 3,7664o15, 11o52,140,10 2.73162.6976.76 437
32,28 628 999 91486 139,91 2 8,695 3766,415 5.82 2.731 2.691 6.42 8.39 Southwestern Region 32,466 32,383 5,44 7,925 740,531 1,006,868 20,976,565 30,912,989 135.97 127.04 2.833 3.070 6.57 7.9
128,133 129,006 8,190 9,608 636,068 882,116 15,223,057 22,047,594 77.67 91.80 2.393 2.499 8.84 10.19 Total, Western District.. 128,561 129,266 68,059 81,182 4,703,697 5,908,882 119,559,589 164,018,372 69.11 72.79 2.542 2.776 8.59 9.30
223,316 225,200 49,700 57,236 2,077,303 2,634,064 49,051,562 67,252,246 41.80 46.02 2.361 2.553 11.29 12.38 United States ... ....... 223,922 225,826 410,914 481,362 15,348,828 18,773,840 391,051,980 513,186,077 37.35 39.00 2.548 2.734 10.71 11.56

Commutation traffic included above Miles per passenger per road Revenue per passenger-mile Commutation traffic included above Miles per passenger per road Revenue per passenger-mile

Revenue passengers Revenue passengers carried on Other than Other than Revenue passengers Revenue passengers carried OPassenger revenue Commutation hr than Other than
carried (thousands) onemile (thousands) Paenger revenue Commutation commutation commutation District and region carried (thousands) one mile (thousands) Passenger revenue Commutation Commutation

1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930
(Cents) (Cents) (Cents) (Cents) Eastern District: (Cents) (Cents) (Cents) (Cents)
3,525 3,893 59,071 62,136 $746,189 $789,872 16.76 15.96 59.89 59.97 1.263 1.271 3.530 3.525 New England Region / .. 35,455 39,525 562,830 606,882 $7,197,496 7,841,444 15.87 15.35 55.24 54.44 1.279 1.292 3.575 3.635
7,110 6,938 129,187 123,846 1,188,113 1,199,42 18.17 17.85 114.41 116.28 .920 .968 3.168 3.232 Great Lakes Region 62,32 67,598 1,080,298 1,148,697 10,328315 11,287,070 17.31 16.99 105.43 105.75 .956 .983 3.402 3.441
12,596 13,980 226,165 243,436 2,179,187 2,411,611 17.96 17.41 41.80 41.46 .964 .991 2.694 3.055 Central Eastern Region/ 0657 121,60 1,687,474 1,868725 17,624,613 20,122,380 15.84 15.37 38.93 39.66 1.044 1.077 3.171 3.370
23,231 24,811 414,423 429,418 4,113,489 4,400,825 17.84 17.31 57.54 58.91 .993 1.025 2.986 3.194 Total, Eastern District 04,394 228,731 3,330,602 3,624,304 35,150,424 39,250,894 16.30 15.85 54.19 55.36 1.055 1.083 3.322 3.439
Southern District:
6 8 140 150 1,638 1,716 20.5 19.85 81.61 79.92 1.170 1.144 2.947 3.018 Pocahontas Region 111 12 1,622 20,669 22,890 14.58 14.27 70.21 65.48 1.274 1.265 3.310 3.377
2,014 2,330 21,343 24,236 268,988 313,890 10.60 10.40 97.57 96.82 1.260 1.295 2.615 2.761 Southern Region 19,321 22,724 198,418 I230051 2,505,964 2,965,272 10.27 10.12 105.60 96.97 1.2 1.289 27 82
2,020 2,338 21,483 24,386 270,626 315,606 10.63 10.43 94.87 93.89 1.260 1.294 2.663 2.799 Total, Southern District 19,432 22,851 200,040 231,861 2,526,633 2,988,162 10.29 10.15 98.79 91.03 1.263 1.289 3.152 3.295
Western District:
1,660 1,737 27,25 28,170 312,71 337,960 16.82 16.22 178.05 167.73 1.118 1.200 2.680 2.710 Northwestern Region 14,90 16,773 23702 262,412 2,710,384 3, ,651 15.87 1564 1.4 1.14 1.169 2.2 3.069
2,867 2,735 39,4 36,653 378,430 370,6859 13.76 13.40 149.33 161.87 .959 1.011 2.450 2.539 Central Western Region.. 23,9815 25903 32 41 349930 3,179,892 3,8,842 13.61 13.51 141.41 142.44 .974 .997 2.74 2.897
58 59 518 605 7,810 9,134 8.92 10.32 159.78 148.19 1.50 1.510 2.738 297 southwestern Region 515 546 4 0 5627 65734 82410 8.69 10.31 149.27 135.68 1.467 1.465 2.84 3.079
4,585 4,531 67,890 65,428 698,411 717,779 14.81 14.44 157.60 160.84 1.029 1.097 2.556 2.612 Total, Western District.... 39,476 43,222 568,523 617,969 5,956,010 6,640,903 14.40 14.30 144.67 139.38 1.048 1.075 2.747 2.974
29,836 31,680 503,796 519,232 5,082,526 5,434,210 16.89 16.39 79.22 82.75 1.009 1.047 2.794 2.923 United States .. .......63,302 294,804 4,099,165 4,474,134 43,633,067 48,879,959 15.57 15.18 76.21 76.65 1.064 1.093 3.088 3.247


J6537 1-0 U. s. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE 1931


o/ Includes Boston & Albany, lessor to New York Central, for which operating statistics are reported separately.
/ Does not include Big Four Lines, the revenue traffic statistics of which are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.


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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


3 1262 08854 7558

INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

BUREAU OF STATISTICS


REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
INCLUDING MIXED-TRAIN SERVICE
Compiled from 147 reports (Form OS-D) representing 159 steam railways. Switching and terminal companies not included


Statement No. M-200
SEPTEMBER,1931


FOR THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER, 1931 AND 1930 REVENUE FREIGHT TRAFFIC FOR NINE MONTHS ENDED WITH SEPTEMBER,1931 AND 1930

Average miles of Revenue tons carried Revenue tons carried one Miles per revenue Revenue per Revenue per ton Average miles of Revenue tons carried Revenue tons carried one Freiht revenue Miles per revenue Revenue per Revenue per ton
road operated (thousands) mile (thousands) revenue ton per road ton-mile per road road operated (thousands) mile (thousands) ton per road ton-mile per road
District and region
1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1 19 0 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 193 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930
(Cents) (Cents) Eastern District: (Cents)(Cents)
7,625 7,682 5,191 6,480 608,895 74,491 $10,708 ,61 $12,949,470 117.28 115.49 1.759 1.730 $2.063 $1.998 New England Region a 7,664 7,697 50,178 59,128 6,034,073 7,007,234 103,602,922 121,695,591 120.25 118.51 1.717 1.737 $2.065 2.058
27,160 27,212 29,505 39,034 4,671,517 5,903,848 47,855:444 61,099,508 158.33 151.25 1.024 1.035 1.622 1.565 Great Lakes Region 27,155 27,209 271,9 341,916 45,122,921 54,612,301 464613589 574,312,099 165.93 159.72 1.0301.052 1.708 1.680
Central 0t Rib 0821,1" 26o 6o 491 1.027
24,289 24,366 33,053 45,089 5,089,227 6,641,690 52,410,251 69,140,149 153.97 147.30 1.030 1.041 1.586 1.533 Central Eastern Region 24312 24,389 301,367 398,140 47,827,260 60,379,785 491,353,476 630,800,308 158.70 151.65 1.027 1.045 1.630 1.584
59,074 59,260 67,749 90,603 10,369,639 13,294,029 110,974,156 143,189,127 153.06 146.73 1.070 1.077 1.638 1.580 Total, Eastern District. 59,131 59,295 623,489 799,184 98,984,254 121,999,320 1,059,569,987 1,326,807,998 158.76 152.65 1.070 1.088 1.699 1.660
Southern District
6,059 6,11 10,759 12,290 2,942,572 3,255,803 18,334,586 20,975,315 273.50 264.92 .623 .644 1704 1.707 Pocahontas Region 6,031 5,977 87,325 104,189 24,118,484 28,323,312 154,948,639 182,222,349 276.19 271.84 .642 .64 1.774 1.749
39:16 39,837 15,394 20,773 2,894544 3,779,00 31,88,226 41,45,356 188.4 181.96 1074 1096 2.020 1995 Southern Region 39,82 39,86 149,700 184,422 29,223,520 35,923,799 322,780,193 387,564,393 195.21 194.79 1.105 1.079 2.156 2.102
45,875 45,848 26,153 33,063 5,837,116 7,035,603 49,422,812 62,420,671 223.19 212.80 .847 .887 1.890 1.888 Total, Southern District 45,859 45,840 237,025 288,611 53,342,004 64,247,111 477,728,832 569,786,742 225.05 222.61 .896 .887 2.016 1.974
Western District:
48,530 48,628 16,313 24,466 3,168,569 4,733,194 35,430,279 53,172,692 194.23 193.46 1.118 1.123 2.172 2.173 Northwestern Region 48,577 48,655 125,209 176,627 26,300,275 33,907,098 295,67,794 379,71,804 210.05 191.7 1.124 1.120 2.361 2.150
53,782 53,421 15,753 21,119 14304984 5,67,861 50,311 183 68,187,33 273.27 268.72 1.169 1.202 3.194 3.229 Central Western Region 53,655 53,375 138,565 170,381 38,281,239 45,571,619 4,301,030 534,841,04127 7267.47 1.161 1.174 .206 3.139
33,431 33,355 10,558 13,870 2028699 2,71,531 23,676,656 33,535,409 192.15 207.03 1.167 1.168 2.23 2.41 Southwestern Region 33,409 33,235 99,997 120,518 20,875,899 25,900,632 233,176,550 290,995,755 208.77 214.91 1.117 1.124 2.332 2.415
135,743 135,404 42,624 59,455 9,502,252 13,279,586 109,418,118 154,895,534 222.93 223.36 1.151 1.166 2.567 2.*605 Total, Western District. 135,641 135,265 363,771 467,526 85,457,413 105,379,349 973,156,374 1,205,628,600 234.92 225.40 1.139 1.144 2.675 2.579
40,692 240,512 136,526 183,121 25,709,007 33,609,218 269,815,086 360,505,332 188.31 183.54 1.o49 1.073 1.976 1.969 United States... ; 240,631 240,400 1,224,285 1,555,321 237,783,671 291,625,780 2,510,455,193 3,102,223,340 194.22 187.50 1.056 1.064 2.051 1.995

REVENUE PASSENGER TRAFFIC

Average miles of Revenue passengers Revenue passengers carried Passenger revenue Miles per passenger Revenue per Revenue passengers Average miles of Revenue passengers Revenue passengers cared Miles per passenger Revenue per Revenue passengers
road operated carried (thousands) one mile (thousands) Passper road passenger-mile per ar road operated arried (thousands) one mile (thousands) passenger revenue per road passenger-mile per ar
District and region

1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930
(Cents) (Gents) Eastern District: (0ents)lGents)
6,927 6,955 5, 964 7,25 177 5 215,852 *4,705,31 5,9984,517 29.92 29.74 2.646 2.77 174 19.06 NewEngland gn6,912 6,91 57,63 66,993 1,639,156 ,92,958 44,27,090 5,820,220 28.42 28.70 2.66 .799 .10 19.3
24,129 214,05 10I00 11,926 413,15 73,080 9,753,27 12,536,973 40. 67 2 2360 2.6 12. 4 12.91 Great Lakes Rgion ........ 24,173 24,620 92,399 105,104 3,592,44 4,326,971 91,483,073 116,905,254 38.88 4.17 2.547 2.702 12.06 12.99
:2;.8 59,7222.175607,82.6143.02,5n5r2 01s25 20e20on939...... 50,30,820,15,575,52122175 Centrl1 5,70,72 n, 1i3,202,555 25.01 25.21 2.320 2.519 19.06 15.10
19,961 680 20938 5 61,825 12064:,126 752 6 2 2.5 1463 15 Central Easte Regon b/ 2268 26434 888 1 570722 25.01 25.21 2.324 2.519 14.06 15.10
51,017 52,090 37,002 43,119 1,145,807 1,320,757 26,522,714 34,097,011 30.97 30.63 2.315 2.582 14.08 14.85 Total, Eastern District 51,293 52,441 345,533 398,531 10,119,761 11,958,651 249,117,989 314,528,029 29.29 30.01 2.462 2.630 13.75 14.75
Southern Distriot:
9 5,70 312 1418 21033 29,9 72625 93,197 7. 7063 3025 3.3 6.64 7.41 Poahontas Region. ... .............. 5, 3,,67 26,956 ,906 7,411,29 0,14,364 8.98 64.55 3.266 3360 6.41
,3 3.34 264,437 144,893 186,749 7.00 7.83 Southern Region 4913 75 601947 7.53 .3
323 9,340 3,302 M4,,43 141493 186,714 3,86, 95 5,347,960 3 S 209 2:627 2:164 A: 7 S;5 34: Erg 2,1911 0192 922
44,002 44,048 3,614 4,856 168,926 216,257 4,533,420 6,331,157 46.74 44.54 2.684 2.928 6.94 7.77 Total, Southern District 43,998 44,073 37,938 49,622 1,840,103 2,43,321 53,430,536 75,066,704 48.50 49.24 2.904 3.072 7.20 8.28
Western District::
44,164 44,707 2,399 3,091 161,608 195,591 3,770,676 5,165,393 67.37 63.28 2.33 2.641 8.97 8.91 Northwestern Region ... 44,43 45,275 24,153 29,655 1,411,792 1,786,417 35,35,261 48,999,825 58.45 60.24 2. 2. .50 8.96
51,697 51, 560 4928 5,910 345,028 408,871 7,645,580 10,166,108 70.02 69.19 2.216 2.486 9.61 10.27 Central Western Region. 51,638 51,539 45,761 52,602 3,058,010 3,720,059 74,645,019 99,437,059 66.83 70.72 2.41 2.673 9.47 10.06
32,232 32,494 546 817 78,646 106,767 2,187,509 3,217,129 144.08 130.66 2.781 3.013 5.94 7.03 Southwestern Region. .. 32,441 32,396 5,992 8,742 819,177 1,113,635 23,16,07 34,130,11 136.71 127.38 2.828 3.065 6.50 7.80
128,093 128,761 7,873 9,818 585,282 711,229 13,603,765 18,548,630 74.34 72.44 2.324 2.608 8.71 9.24 Total, Western District............ 128,522 129,210 75,906 90,999 5,288,979 6,620,111 133,163,354 182,567,002 69.68 72.75 2.519 2.758 8.60 9.30
223,112 224,899 48,489 57,793 1,900,015 2,248,243 44,659,899 58,976,798 39.18 38.90 2.351 2.623 10.99 11.60 United States..... .................... 23,13 225,724 459,377 539,152 17,248,843 21,022,083 435,711,879 572,161,735 37.55 38.99 2.526 2.722 10.74 11.56

Commutation traffic included above Miles per passenger per road Revenue per passenger-mile Commutation traffic included above Miles per passenger per road Revenue per passenger-mile
Revenue passengers Revenue passengers carried Other than Commutation Other than Revenue passengers Revenue passengers carried Passenger revenue CommuOther than Other than
carried thousands ) onemile (thousands)mutation commutation commutation District and region carried (thousands) one mile (thousands) commutation r eu nu
earned (Comsetatioon onemile (thousands) C t Dtmmassenger revenue ommuaon Commutation commutation


1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930
(Cents) (Cents) (Cents) (Cents) Eastern District: (Cent) (ents) ( Cents) (Centa)
4,142 4,926 67,584 78,257 $84 7,204 $987,168 16.32 15.89 60.51 59.02 1.254 1.261 3.499 3.632 New England Region / ................... 39,597 ,451 630,414 685,139 9,044,00 9,929,612 15.92 15.41 55.77 54.91 1.276 1.289 3
7,642 ,119 135,072 15 7, 491 1,266,959 1,503,9 4 17 .67 17.2 7 113.23 112.42 .938 .95 3.05 3. 496 Great Lakes Region.... ........ .. 70,034 76,717 1,215,370 1,306,188 11,595,274 12,790,964 17.35 17.03 106.29 106.41 .954 .979 .36 3.447
12,838 11935 2191 246276 2,179,933 2, ,720 17.07 16.49 1. 42.3 .995 1.041 2:97 3.375 Central Eastern Region / .119,35 136,42 1,906,72 2,115,001 19,80.,546 22,687,100 15.97 15.49 39.20 39.98 1.039 1.073 3.146 3.370
24,622 28,980 421,854 482,024 4,294,096 5,055,782 17.13 16.63 58.48 59.32 1.018 1.049 3.070 3.463 Total, Eastern District 229,016 257,710 3,752,456 4,106,328 39,444,520 44,306,676 16.39 15.93 54.65 55.76 1.051 1.079 3.293 3.441
Southern District:
SP20 225 245 96 2 3,23 12.34 1246 1 07 73.50 1.316 1 340 3 041 3 349 Pocahontas Region. ....129 1 7 2 23,626173 14.26 14.01 14 1.227 23322
2,082 2,687 21,770 27,947 272396 349, 0.4 10.40 100.6 90.70 1.251 1252 270 314 Southern Region. 21,40 25, 2201 25799 2,77, 3,315,0 10.29 10159. 1.26 5
2,100 2,707 21,995 28,192 275,358 353,094 10.48 10.42 97.02 87.51 1.252 1.252 2.898 3.179 Total, Southern District... 21,532 25,558 222,035 260,053 2,801,991 3,341,256 10.31 10.18 98.63 90.73 1.262 1.285 3.129 3.285
Western District:
1,687 2,118 27,303 34,299 309,770 4 s021 16.19 16.19 918.61 165. 4 1.135 1.120 2.577 2.9696 Northwestern Region- 16,666 18,892 265,005 296,701 3,020,154 3,452,672 15.90 15.71 153.18 138.41 1.140 1.164 2.820 3.057
2901 3,59988 3906 4,980 7912 72743 1347 13.6 150.92 1553 .971 965 2.375 2693 Central Western Region 26882 29491 365410 398,910 3,559,204 3,92,585 13.59 13.53 12.62 143.70 .974 .993 2.640 2.875
514 59 49 595 7:~36 8,756 9.10 10.06 158.99 140.07 1.505 1.472 2.790 3.022 Southwestern Region 570 605 4,974 6,222 73,170 91166 8.73 10.2 150.15 136.09 471 1.65 2.836 3.074
4,642 5,765 66,866 83,864 696,518 865,520 14.41 14.55 160.46 154.83 1.042 1.032 2.490 2.819 Total, Western District..... 44,118 48,988 635.389 701,833 6,652,528 7,506,423 14.40 14.33 146.39 140.87 1.047 1.070 2.719 2.958
31,364 37,452 510,715 594,080 5,265,972 6,274,396 16.28 15.86 81.13 81.32 1.031 1.056 2.835 3.186 United States..................... 294,666 332,256 4,609,880 5,068,214 48,899,039 55,154,355 15.64 15.25 76.73 77.11 1.061 1.088 3.060 3.241


a Includes Bostop & Albany, lessor to New York Central, for which operating statistics are reported separately.
SDoes not include Big Four Lines, the revenue traffic statistics of which are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.


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FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER,1931 AND 1930 REVENUE FREIGHT TRAFFIC FOR TEN MONTHS ENDED WITH OCTOBE,1931 AND 1930
Average miles of Revenue tons carried Revenue tons carried one Freight revenue Miles per revenue Revenue per Revenue per ton Average miles of Revenuetons carried Revenue tons carried one revenueMiles per revenue Revenue per Revenue per ton
roadoperated (thond) mile (thouadsFreight revenue ton per road ton-mile per road road operated thousandss) mile (thousands) ton per road ten-ml
District and region
1931 1930 1931 1930o 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 19.30 1931 1930 i 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 193 191 1930
-toont onts
7625 7682 5,896 7,6 710,454 860.976 $12,o68,380 $l4,696,451 120.50 120.24 $ 2.o7 2.2 e ngland Regiona/......................-- 7,66 7,695 56,074 66,289 6,744,527 7,8,09 $115,671,302 $ 2,0 1.54 1.2 1 715
29 ;J,65 9 456,12 0 52:5:,1l ,9 552,7, 153.5 996 1.033 1-555 1.a581,ntr6n1...... 2;30 ,^ 89* 7 05 :,0,95 15:84 151:- : 15:15
R : 24:'3,535 3, 55525,313 7. 55,022,26o 28 43C E s,7 53 352 ,5735 75 7 75 ,
59,074 59,259 73,956 95,402 11,188,548 14.,595,308 119,778,658 156,343,038 151.29 152.99 1.071 1.071 1.620 1.639 Total, 'astern District......... 59,125 59,291 697,445 894,586 110,172,802 136,594,627 1,179,342,980 1,483,151,036 157.97 152.69 1.070 1.086 1.691 1.658
Southern District:
91360 4 21 11,0 70 031, 4 ,4M 8 832 9, 009 274.99 269.16 .624 .624 1 .709 1.680 Pocah ontas sgion-............... ....... .. 6-0-- 5-9 1 7627 0,,5 .181,
,, ,10,719 3,15o6o 0 21 ,62),668 189.08 1.O65 1.075 2.070 2.033 Southern Re ion ................ -9,-27 1-39,860 20 ,370 32, 239 0,73,819 35195 1
45,862 45,848 27,433 34,836 6,212,564 7,618,852 52,789,677 66,271,677 226.46 218.71 .850 .870 1.924 1.902 Total, Southern Distriot.......... 45,860 45,841 264,459 323,447 59,554,568 71,865,963 530,518,509 636,058,419 225.19 222.19 .891 .885 2.006 1.967
Western Distri:ct d eo
58.491 48,61 15,4 22.703 6,53,4 4 51 ;o 3 66 71 51,50,o9 209.50 204.23 1.114 1.111 2.334 2.269 Northrer^ Region............ 48,570 48,651 150,7604 g9, 3 ,7 .g j jj,31, 97 i, '7,S 1.1m 2.: t^ B


240,639 240,502 146,24 190,581 27,6071,836 36,225,752 288,796,177 384,970,728 188.77 190.08 1.046 1.063 1.975 2.020 Unitod states..... 2................. 2 10,63 240.101,0 70,535 1,75,903 265.392573 327,.851.954 2,799,245. 705 3,487,19,.068 193.64 287.781 055 1.O 2.04 1.997
REVENUE PASSENGER TRAFFIC

Average miles of Revenue p asseng e ludevenue passengers carried Miles per passenger Revenue per Revpasen ngers Average miles of Revenue passengers Revenue pmesengers carried t iblese p les per r Revenue per Revenue r- e
road operated car ) ed (Rhovsends) one mile (Phoasones) Passenger revenue per road passenger-mie per car readoperted ) rriend (lomn em e Passenger revenue Comm on aComasenger-mion per r
District and region
1931 190 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 g193 193 1 1930 1931 19o0 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930
90 74(ents7 ( "( Eas l.rn Waste ( n,--- ---t--------- )-1 .. 619: ,3,3 2m
52,850 51,8990 3.97 21,248 941,054 1,171,]9 22,856,46 5,82,235 26.94 28.40 2.429 2.594 2.44 13.81 Total, Eastern Distri............. 51,262 52,35 80,70 779 11,060,815 1,129,959 271,97 ,90,2 29.07 29.86 2.9 2.627 1.65 14.6


5;2E 5l;3 5 3 127;651 174;,05 3 ; ; 37.70 39.07 e.749 2.903 : 1 9 Southern Region............................................ 5J,272 3 07 38,018 49,512,569 69,994,150 45.77 46.87
44,002 44,037 3,662 4,847 147,634 201,051 4,116,444 5,9172,54 10.51 41.48 2.788 2.945 6.02 7.10 Total, Southern Distriot......... 43,998 44,069 41,600 54,469 1,987,737 2,64,572 57,546,980 80,984,048 47.78 48-55 2.895 3.063 7.10 8.18
2o,69 24o6 ,2 459,9 154,073 1 6255. 2 2.91, 17519. ,607 52 1 0 55 2.6 2.6 1 195 0.1 United States.-- R-o............................- 2 0,63 5 22.56 50, 537 5.445, 18,89.544 22.98 7,1,047 5,.8652624.0.477,194 0 8 222 2.7o4 1.0.6 1.



Commutation me inncuded above Mncen per pasenges per road Revenue perRp asenger- sale Commutation tgrsffc included above Mnpee per lesriger per resd Bevenue per paUesugei-rvne



1931 1930 1931 1930 1 93 1 1993 193 1 1950 19511 1930 1931 1930 1931 z15 1951 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 193D1 1931 1930 1931 1930 1951 193
^ ~ Port =.. ZO..68 8.5gion .......................... 43,29 4.9,58 7, 76:.1 8f 9..

6976 ,l o :7 7 22.9 2M 1E a g / 1E.1- |:2- |1:7!., Rl| 19: a/ ^ ^---7 6,911 619 6,9 t:1 i.9 l29 2. 12::, 48 7.V 662 ,2l: o 1:04 .6o0 2:66
24,0 59 4 1 09 714 57 2 4,548 4,29,28 49,157,3 71 1 56 1 .05 18 5 .391 3.447












2,2 2,782 22,2 5 2. 4 2 10.02 10.aii 91.90 4 6.7 120 1 G.061 .1 Sout-ern --on... --.. ---..-.--. 234,1634 2810,541 286,118 5,066,72 5,674,819 10.26 10.112
2,250 2,802 22,595 28,576 291,596 56A,067 10.0 10.12 88.50 8.7 1.291 1.279 3 .059 .217 Total, southern Distriot 2.......... -,782 28,561 21,62 288,429 3,093,587 3,704,323 10.29 10.17 97.82 0.24 1.265 1.28 3.124 3.280
1n 2 26,11 31 01 31:2 644 5,93 4 5 ,072: 1 3 4J ort h9Aes;%361 4, 39 65te77egio.. ... ..93..................... 3,22,98 3,81,6 3 6 3.18 -^"6 12.1 .16 2.86 .
31'34 3;a 5 33;67 32 370 5 174 ;5 1 3 1 3. 770 126. 74 9 9 03 .1Sthern 2.R .95 C ra egion-------------------------------------- 272 6 D 732 4 7 7 :41, 3,919 2,32819 4t6.





,0 457 36 2 ,519 619 720,05697 9,008 59.05 3. 4 14.4 156.26 1.785 2.43655 2.951 2.922 SotheSten egionr ----- 4394..10........6 5.4,49 1,9,73..........6,9840 8,867 1 1 4 5 25 1. 1 0 1.4

4,55 5,5 65,9 74,2 670,765 798415 13.9 13.9 155.62 121.9 1.5 1.74 2.725 2.971 T et trit ..... 48,64 5,00 698,78 776,153 7,3293 8,3,554 1.6 1.2 15.50 :. 1.04District: 1.070 2.717 2,959
2 0,860 3 6,116 475,965 556,228 5,147,146 5,991,657 15.2 15.15 70.55 73.66 1.081 1.097 3.100 3.297 United States,--------- -................---- 2325,526 265,5 69 5,085,843 5,6149,0 54,04 6,508 61,146,0OO 15.62 15.2 76.90 76.82 1.063 1.089 5.06. 3.2244


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Does not include Big tour Lines, the revenue traffic statistics of which are included with New Totk Central returns in Great Lakes Region.


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA
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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
INCLUDING MIXED-TRAIN SERVICE
Compiled from 147 reports (Form OS-D) representing 158 steam railways. Switching and terminal companies not included


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REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
INCLUDING MIXED-TRAIN SERVICE
Compiled from 147 reports (Form OS-D) representing 158 steam railways. Switching and terminal companies not included


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U.S. EPOTORY
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FOR THE MONTH OF NOVEMBER, 1931 AND 1930 REVENUE FREIGHT TRAFFIC FOR ELEVEN MONTHS ENDED WITH NOVEMBER, 1931 AND 1930

Average miles of Revenue tons carried Revenue tons carried one Miles per revenue Revenue per Revenue per ton Average miles of Revenuetonscarried Revenue tons carried one Freight revenue Miles per revenue Revenue per Revenue per ton
road operated (thousands) mile (thousands) ton per road. ton-mile perroad road operated (thousands) mile (thousands) Freight revenue ton per road ton-mile per road
District and region
1931 190 1931 190 1931 193 191 191931 1930 931 130 13 19030 1 19 131 930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1 931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 19131 1930
S1 5 ,,622 1(Cents) (Cents) Eastern Distriot; (Oents)(ents)
7,626 7 6,69 597,81 ,781 100,622 12, 0 118.06 119.28 1.690 1.692 1.995 2.018 New England Region .......... 769 61,18 7 8 42 860990 125,771,94 ,8 2 120.09 18.75 1.713 2.7 2.054
27 160 27,21 2665 33701 4,350,888 5, 7 547 43246,o 55,600398 163.17 162.83 .994 1.013 1.22 1.650 great Lakes egion........ 27 6 27210 330 4101 5 9857 66,64;1,780 5,51,93 27768 165.07 159.81 1.02 1.046 1. 1.672
2289 364 28,752 38,556 4,536,261 5,979,531 5,021,244 6 927 157.77 15509 .992 1.022 1.566 1.585 Central Eastrn Region 24,38 24385 35,499 4,540 535 73,551,716 591,396,980 7,200,971 158.38 152.11 1.022 1.042 1.618 1.585
59,075 59,259 60,481 78,426 9,484,963 12,202,859 98,367,867 129,167,765 156.83 155.60 1.037 1.059 1.626 1.647 Total, Eastern District.... 59,121 59,289 757,401 973,012 119,829,434 148,797,486 1,277,710,847 1,612,318,801 158.21 152.92 1.066 1.084 1.687 1.657
Southern District:
6,062 6,012 8,977 11,268 2,497,777 3,090,777 15,606,812 19,093,296 278.23 274.30 .625 .618 1.738 1.694 Pooahontas Region. 6,036 5,983 107,372 128,345 29,64,106 34,882,921 189,472,447 222,963,6514 276.12 271.79 .639 .639 1.765 1.737
39,807 39,837 14,419 18,575 2,760,724 3,618,205 30,945,193 38,791,581 191.47 194.79 1.121 1.072 2.146 2.088 Southern Region..................... 9,825 39858 180,82 224,945 35,164,963 43,692,024 387,598,067 470,979,642 194.84 194.23 1.12 1.078 2.148 2.09
45,869 45,849 23,396 29,843 5,258,501 6,708,982 46,552,005 57,884,877 224.76 224.81 .885 .863 1.990 1.940 Total, Southern District ......... 45,861 45,841 287,854 353,290 64,813,069 78,574,945 577,070,514 693,943,296 225.16 222.41 .890 .883 2.005 1.964
Western Distriot:
48,409 48,607 9,93 14,369 2413,793 3305991 27,212,229 37,063,849 241.54 230.07 1.127 1.121 2.723 2.579 Northwestern Region 48,556 48,647 150,698 21,700 31,960,372 41,849,740 39,051,736 468,365,462 212.08 195.83 1.123 1119 238 2.192
5 1:951 1 111,923 5777 12 28J.42 1121 1.: 14.6170 2507891-3120755 21 72 54.9836 2 206.46 213.50 1.124. 1.138 2.321
53838 53,505 15 19351 3, R423 577 43 50 277 57,44,007 253.12 255.42 1.121 1.16 2.839 2.68 Central Western Region 53683 53,392 171,937 21,639 46,99,827 57,039,179 51,8 ,17 668,87127 273.3 266.99 1.153 1.171 3.151 3.127
33, 3 33,34 1,5 11,919 1,9 2,456,539 22, 8 28,950,772 196.53 26.10 1.142 1.179 2.23 2. 9 Southwestern Region....... 33,2 33,259 121,32 25 7,891 31,207,552 1 7,24 3596652 20 21.50 1.12 1.138 2.21
135,677 135,496 35,326 45,639 8,259,755 10,705,107 93,165,934 123,454,628 233.82 234.56 1.128 1.153 2.637 2.705 Total, Western District............. 135,651 135,298 443,957 573,509 104,003,090 130,096,471 1,182,550,149 1,491,439,241 234.26 226.84 1.137 1.146 2.664 2.601
240,621 240,604 119,203 153,908 23,003,219 29,616,94 238,085,806 310,507,270 192.98 192.43 1.035 1.048 1.997 2.017 United States.............................................. 240,633 240,428 1,489,212 1,899,811 288,645,593 357,468,902 3,037,331,510 3,797,701,338 193.82 '188.16 1.052 1.062 2.00 1999

REVENUE PASSENGER TRAFFIC

Average miles of Revenue passengers Revenue passengers carried Miles per passenger Revenue per Revenue passengers Average miles of Revenue passengers Revenuepassengers carried Miles p passenger Revenue per revenue passengers
road operated carried (thousds) one mile (thousand) Passenger revenue per road passenger-mile per car road operated carried (thousands) one mile thousands ) Passenger revenue per road passenger-mile per ar
District and region
1931 1930 1931 930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 193 0 193 1 30 1931 1930 ; 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930
(Cents) (Cents) Eastern Distriot: (Cents) (Cent)
2 =C 6:4 81 1 2 1.0..5200,4161424, il126,932 4,2 161 08121 816921 21078, 1 (Cets (3Cents
6,896 6,900 5,761 6,809 1594 187,459 3,899,811 5,151,545 26.49 27 3 2.556 2.748 17.83 19.39 New England gion 6,910 6,966 69, 81,188 1,952,422 2,31,904 52, ,44 64,0,081 28.11 28.51 2.666 2.784 18.08 19.37
214091 2,4 9, 10,2868 6 388 8 51 10:,13,21 o s : 8 22.o- -20, 38.01 -.51 2.66653 2.789 18.08 1.
24,091 24,422 9,80 ,8 4 351270 7 0, 10,135, 3302 2.6 2.606 11.19 12.01 ntral akes Region 24,16 2553 111,6 126932 4,240, 5,12 92 107, 137, ,995 38.01 40.41 2.530 2.689 11.86 12.81
19,9 20,576 18,594 21,666 ,626 5 273 9,77504 12,6 8 4 2293 2.6 12. 13.75 etra ast gion 20,160 20,792 3 271,03 5,772,716 6,776,96 134,13608 170,526,073 24.70 25.01 2.324 2.516 13.83 14.89
50,921 51,898 34,235 39,343 904,484 1,090,602 21,507,368 27,976,885 26.42 27.72 2.378 2.565 12.66 13.7 Total. EAstern District..... 51,231 52,311 414,705 479,123 11,965,299 14,220,562 293,481,789 372,887,149 28.85 29.68 2.453 2.622 13.55 14.58
Southern District:
5,728 5,701 266 394 18,041 25,304 581,869 805,402 67.81 64.24 3.225 3.183 5.20 6.54 Pocahontas Region 5,727 5,666 3,848 5,445 265,80 353556 8,616,480 11,794,800 69.01 64.93 3.244 3.336 6.24 7.6
38,2 3330 3,209 4,254 18,480 16,705 3,351,969 5,01,487 36.9 39.66 2.829 2.988 5.85 7.12 Southern Region.................... 38,272 38,400 41,227 53,671 1,858,678 2,84,825 52,864,338 75,036,137 45.08 46.30 2.844 3.020 7.12 8.16
44,01 44,031 3,475 14,648 136,521 194,009 3,933.838 5,846,889 39.29 41.74 2.881 3.014 5.76 7.04 Total, Southern District ..... 43,999 44,066 45,075 59,116 2,124,258 2,838,381 61,480,818 86,830,937 147.13 48.01 2.894 3.059 7.00 8.09
Western District:
44,011 44,741 2,343 2,885 112,242 143,451 2,684,471 3,89,439 47.91 49.73 2.392 2.683 7.28 7.58 Northwestern Region 14,359 45,174 28,79 5,46 1,642,130 2,05,7 40,889,643 57, 917 .0 58.81 2.490 2.75 8.29 8.73
51,742 51637 4,804 52 250,678 30252 5, 1 8 1440751 52.18 57.76 2.370 2.693 8.01 8.56 Central Western Region. 51,1 51,550 5,135 63264 3574 7 4, 8692484 11297183 4.8 6871 2.432 2 676 922 9.80
32,229 32,523 510 772 359 97,812 1,13,6 2 ,754 1615 126.72 2.818 2.925 4.99 6.58 Southwestern Region............... 32,42 32,416 7,030 10355 951556 1 ,63 26966439 40973 135.35 127.29 2.834 3.0 .25 7.60
127,982 128,901 7,657 8,893 427,279 543,715 10,438,245 14,854,944 55.80 61.14 2.443 2.732 7.17 7.86 Total, Western District....... 128,412 129,140 90,959 109,088 6,168,223 7,750,426 154,780,566 213,438,410 67.81 71.05 2.509 2.754 8.36 9.05
222,904 224,830 45,367 52,884 1,468,284 1,828,326 35,879,451 48,678,718 3236 34.57 2.444 2.662 9.49 10.8 United States............ ............ .............. 23,642 225,517 550739 647,327 20,257780 24,809,369 509,743,173 673,156,496 36.78 38.33 2.516 2.713 10.53 11.37

Commutation traffic included above Miles per passenger per road Revenue per passenger-mile Commutation traffic included above Miles per passenger per road Revenue per passenger-mile
Revenue passengers Revenue passengers carried Other than CommutationOther than Revenue passengers Revenue passengers carried Other than Other than
carried (tho m) onemle (tho Paengerevenue taCuion cCo ion commutation District and region carried (thousands) one mile (thousands) Passenger revenue Commutation Commutation
carried (thousa )commutation commutation

1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 19030 1930 19 1930 19 11931 1930 1931 1930
(Oents) (Cents) (Cents) (Cents) Eastern District: (Cents) (Cents) (Cents) (Cents)
1,211 1,719 67,4.7 1,199 855,168 t9 0 1 16.0 515.91 514.68 1.267 1.2377 3693 New England Region /-------- ------- 48,200 54,r07 768,65747,77666 15:951. 5.70 4 5. 12752.3.57 3.635
,oo, 2, ,5 1., 1. : :o :o : 5 99 15,5* 6,577 170 15 7 9giZ ................................. 4 '0 81 ,,97 1,6,6 17.
6 30 5404 7 Geat ak Region ..........................80 1,77,55 1 49 14085297 1556657 17.3417.01 104.90 105.77 .95 979 374 3458
12,087 13,837 188,433 211,704 2,000,881 2,55,958 15591530 36. 1.062 1.066 70entral Eastern Regionb/.................. 143,90 164,862 2289,461 2548196 23,882532 27,357,321 15.91 15.46 38.80 39.84 1.043 1.074 3.165 3.386
24,243 26,942 393,347 427,203 4,136,919 4,563,443 16.23 15.86 51.15 53.49 1.052 1.068 .3398 3.529 Total, Eastern District ........ 277,339 312,649 4,535,773 4,977,062 47,766,547 53,700,566 16.35 15.92 54.09 55.53 1.053 1.079 3307 3.453
Southern District:
16 i 220 21 7 243 2,N 1 3 r012.g 71.28 66.65 1.321 1.3 3.2 3200istr
16 18 207 2 235 107 12.98 71.2 66.65 1.2 1.343 34 3.200 Pooahonta Region. 164 84 296, 2,541 29,598 2,594 14.02 13.79 71.46 66. 72 1.289 1.283 3.261 3.51
2,194 2,675 21,565 26,75 280:73 34,1649.99 9558 9.93 1. 1 5169 3309 Sothern R2egion7P-o- 25,828 30.870 264-106 3-12,33 5,5,?97 4,1017,98l 10.23 3O.i| 103.55 95.26 11.267 1.284 3.105 3.270
2,210 2,693 21,772 26,945 283,508 346,254 9.85 10.01 90.77 85.45 1.302 1.285 3.181 3.293 Total, Southern District...... 25,992 31,054 266,402 315,374 3,377,095 4,050,577 10.25 10.16 97.36 89.90 1.268 1.28 .127 3.281
Western District:
,731 2,004 27,671 '1313 7,729 58,65 15.99 15.62 13-.15 127.-32 1.12 1.145 2.810 .11 Northwestern Regi2,95 22,941 18,989 59,11 3,60,527 ,176,2 15.7 165 152 113 1.163 216
3, 36 53 4 5 139.79135.8 629 6.97 6oCentral Western Region 5...............,9 59 176,85 15.8 1565 152.12 17. 1.18 1.163 2.816 62
3 070 31180 trl western Regio ................ 32,93 35,766 443875 483,886 4322678 407673 13.58 13.53 139.50 140.4 .74 .994 2.6886
15.o3 569.73 : 1.071 1: 2.9'92en -0
5 56 476 9 ,2 1 1. 19.7 9 2.8286 2.933 Sou rn Regi1.................. ......... 680 723 5,969 7,402 87,813 108,488 8.77 10.23 148.92 136.08 1.71 1.466 2.843 3051
4,820 5,130 70,045 74,251 717,725 787,908 14.53 14.47 125.89 124.76 1.025 1.061 2.721 2.996 Total, Western District............. 53,468 59,430 768,833 850,403 8,041,018 9,092,446 14.38 14.31 144.02 138.95 1.046 1.069 2.718 2.962
31,273 34,765 485,164 528,399 5,138,152 5,697,605 15.51 15.20 69.75 71.74 1.059 1.078 3.127 3.306 United States ........ .....--- ......... ......-.. 356,799 403,133 5,571,008 6,142,839 59,184,660 66,843,589 15.61 15.24 75.73 76.44 1.062 1.088 3.068 3.248


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a Includes Boston & Albany, lessor to New York Central, for which operating statistics are reported separately.
SDoes not include Big Four Lines, the revenue traffic statistics of which are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.


Statement No. M-220
NOVEMBER, 1931


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REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
INCLUDING MIXED-TRAIN SERVICE
Compiled from 147 reports (Form OS-D) representing 158 steam railways. Switching and terminal companies not included


Statement No. M-220
DECEMBER,1931


FOR THE MONTH OF DECEMBER,1931 AND 1930 REVENUE FREIGHT TRAFFIC FOR TWELVE MONTHS ENDED WITH DECEMBER,1931 AND 1930 :' 2

Average milesof Revenue tons carried Revenue tons carried one Freight revenue Miles per revenue Revenue per Revenue per ton Average miles of Revenue tons carried Revenue tons carried one Miles per re Revenue ton
road operated thousandsd) mile (thousands) Freight revenue ton per road ton-mile per road gion road operated (thousands) mile (thousands) Freight revenue tonperr
District and region Ja y I
1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 19311931 1930 1931 1930 1 1931 19300 191 1930 1931 1930 1933 1930 1931 31 1930 J1930
(Gents) (Cent) Eastern Distriot: (ents)(ents
7,646 7,683 4694 5,97 562,700 695,986 6 9,lt4,5 ll,06,339 119.88 118.03 1:Cno 6 6 $2006 Esew England Region 7,65 7.693 65.,31 ,355 7,905,040 9,299,976 135.186,476 160,346,521 120.08 1 (e t 2s0
27,157 27,21 2,738 31,731 4,121,752 5,20,563 1,161,73 5 70 166.62 163.93 .999 1.020 1.664 1 reat Lakes 1.671 Great ,156aes 3gion 55,520 447 58720 009 71,824 463 610367 750,09 1 17 .
24,272 24,356 26,027 34,817 4,208,697 5,276,52 42,073,896 54071,717 161.70 151.55 1.000 1.025 1.617 1.553 Central Easter Region b/ 2 305 21482 391,527 518,357 2,097,532 78,828:278 633: 70,876 820,;72,;88 158.60 15 -.00 1. 58.
59,075 59,251 55,459 72,445 8,893,149 11,174,111 92,650,183 118,609,759 160.36 154.24 1.042 1.061 1.671 1.637 Total, Eistern District. 59,117 59,285 812,878 1,045,457 128,722,581 159,952,717 1,370,361,027 1,730,928,560 158.35 15.00 1 .082 1.684 1.656
Southern District
6,047 6,011 7,728 9,674 2,201,869 2,714,133 13,855,579 17,373,149 284.92 280.55 .629 .40 1.793 1.796 Pooahontas Reio... 6,07 5,986 115,101 138,019 31,8149,975 37597,054 201,328 026 210 336 803 276.71 272.40 6l 6 1.766 1.741
39,798 3944 12,514 17,765 2,517,833 3332,977 28,425,029 37,877,138 201.21 187. 1.129 1.136 2.272 2.132 Southern Regin. 3922 39857 192,996 242,710 37,682,795 4725,01 41023,096 5085670 95.25 19375 1104 1082 .16 2.097
45,845 45,855 20,242 27,439 4,719,702 6,047,110 42,280,608 55,250,287 233.17 220.38 .896 .914 2.089 2.014 Total, Sduthern District 45,859 45,843 308,097 380,729 69,532,771 84,622,055 619,351,122 749,193.583 225.69 222.26 .891 .885 2.010 1.968
Western District:
48,430 48,614 8,652 11,554 2,101,597 2,801,356 23,545,119 30,626,335 242.89 242.45 1.120 1.093 2.721 2.651 Northwestern Segion 48. 45 48 644 159,350 225,258 314061,969 144 ,651,702 382,596,855 498,991,797 213.76 198.22 1.123 1.118 2.401 2.21
53,792 53,472 12,999 17,605 3,297,848 4,361,329 36,567,003 50,181,193 253.71 247.73 1.109 1.151 2.813 2.8 Central Wester Region 53692 53398 184936 292675 614050 78,418,17 718 8320 271. 2651 1
33,363 33,391 7,991 10,931 1,650,379 2,263,219 19,192,047 25,834,711 20.53 207.05 1.163 1.142 2.402 2.363 Southwestern region 53,402 33,271 129,13 157,10 26,698,270 33,470,771 300,839,287 30380,821,363 206.46 213.05 1.271 1138 2.3261 2.2I
135,585 135,477 29,642 40,090 7,049,824 9,425,904 79,304,169 106,642,239 237.83 235.12 1.125 1.131 2.675 2.660 Total. Western District ... 135,639 135,313 473,599 613,602 111,052,914 139,522,981 1,261,854,318 1,598,081,480 234.49 227.38 1.136 1.115 2.664 2.604
240,505 240,583 105,343 139,974 20,662,675 26,647,125 214,234,960 280,502,285 196.15 190.37 1.037 1.053 2.034 2.004 United States........ ............... 240,615 240,441 1,594,574 2,039,788 309,308,266 384,097,753 3,251,566,467 4,078,203,623 193.98188.30 1.0511.062 2.039 1.999

REVENUE PASSENGER TRAFFIC
Average miles of Revenue passengers Revenue passengers carried Passenger revenue Miles per passenger Revenue per Revenue passengers Average miles of Revenue passengers Revenue passengers carried Passen Miles per passenger Revenue per Revenue passengers
road operated carried (thousands) one mile (thousands) per road passenger-mile per ear road operated carried (thousands) one mile (thousands) perroad passenger-mile per car
Districtiand region
1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1 1930
(Cents) (Cents) Eastern District: cents ) (Cents)
6,897 6900 5,965 7,16 61,29 205,157 33.862 5,771,226 27.0 27.66 2.691 2.813 17.66 19.40 New England Region a/............. 6909 6,961 75,419 88, 604 2,113,661 2,520,061 6 i 5 70,21, 07 28.0 28. 4 2.668 2.7861
24,092 24,410 9,295 11,035 726 422,872 8,84,16 11,98 796 37-52 38.2 2. 2.719 11.20 12.19 great Lakes Region14................ 24541 120,861 157,968 4', 6 551'564 116,09 1 09, 91 797 4.24 2.50 2.1 l.
19,931 20,595 19,130 22,672 4,505 527,872 10,308,859 13,50,4:508 23.3 23.8 2 12.24 13.18 Central Eastern Region b/ ... 1 0776 252,15 293,67 6,213:221 270 8 86 1856 1 927 2. 325 2.519 1.71 :.
50,920 51,905 34,390 41,123 950,470 1,155,901 23,452,037 30,774,530 27.64 28.11 2.467 2.662 12.46 13.55 Total, Eastern District.. 51,205 52,278 449,095 520,246 12,915,768 15,376,463 316,933,815 403,661,679 28.76 29.56 2.454 2.625 13.47 14.50
Southern District:
5,724 5700 292 452 20,285 28,691 659,914 1007,757 52 46 3:25 3:516.66 Pocahontas Region 727 6 4 io 5,898 28,865 8 2,247 9 276, .4 802,7 69.0 61 .
38,253 38,333 3,345 4,601 147,833 198,024 4,189,707 6,251,270 20 434 2 4 157 .50 7.33 Southern Region. 2, 2 5705287 7 467 77 809
43,977 44,033 3,637 5,053 168,118 226,715 4,849,621 7,259,027 46.23 44.86 2.885 3.202 6.34 7.24 Total, Southern District...... 43,997 44,063 48,667 64,005 2,292,376 3,065,096 66,330,439 94,089,964 47.10 47.89 2.894 3.070 6.94 8.02
Western District:
44,005 44,689 2,437 3,146 143,186 173,654 3,352,214 4,701,461 8.77 55.19 2.341 2.707 8.73 8.79 Northwestern Region. ...44 38 45,136 31,20 8 615 1 785,316 2,259,39 44,241,857 61 745,433 7 17 5 2 478 2.73 8
,71962,,43J16Central Western Region-- 794 ?
51,623 51,607 4,72 5,531 297,62 352,970 ,1 6,3: 9,76,5 5.1 5.82 2.273 .56 9.13 :9.37 Central Western Region ...................... 51 51,55' 5 7 58999 5 93 690,97 6 '
2,192 32,528 10 807 81,271 105,98 2146,15 3,289,0 133.14 130.75 2.641 3.118 6.09 6.88 Southwestern region ........323........... 32,25 7:64 11,162 032827 1,423,561 29,104012 43,386380 135 127-4 3:48 .24 7.5
127,820 228,824 7,619 9,484 522,139 632,122 12,264,803 17,366,886 68.54 66.65 2.349 2.747 8.38 8.69 Total, Western District.............. 128,372 129,116 98,577 118,571 6,690,362 8,382,548 167,036,786 230,805,351 6787 70.70 297 2.753 8.36 9.02
222,717 224,762 45,646 55,660 1,640,727 2,014,738 40,566,461 55,400,443 35.94 36.20 2.472 2.750 9.94 10.64 United States 2................. ......... 23,574 225,457 596,339 702,822 21,898,506 26,824,107 550,301,040 728,556,994 36.72 38.17 2.513 2.716 10.14 11.31

Commutation traffic included above Miles per passenger per road Revenue per passenger-mile Commutation traffic included above Miles per passenger per road Revenue per passenger-mile
Revenue passengers Revenue passengers carried Pa r r e Commutatn Other than Commutation Other than Revenue passengers Revenue passengers carried Other than Other than
carried (thousands) onemile (thousands) Paenger revenue Commuttion commutation commutation District pnd region carried (thousands) one mile (thousands) Passenger revenue Commutation commutationCommutation m on

1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1933 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 190 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 1930 1931 190 191 1930
(Cents) (Cents) (Cents) (Cents) Eastern District: (Cents) (Cents) (Cents) (Cents)
4,255 5,069 65,693 75,981 869,277 $994,492 1.44 .99 55.88 55.04 1.23 1.309 3.63 3.698 New England Region n/---------a/ --. 52 456 59- 76 834 350 94 1 ,7995 771160 15.0 1 27 287 37 4
11,798 13,975 17922 27,3 1,914,519 2,280,830 15.23 14.85 35.58 36.84 1.0 1..099 3.218 3.504 Central Easter Region b/ .... 155,70 1,837 2,9,0 2,755729 5,797,051 29,63151 156 1 1 3 1 45 1.7 3: .9
23,074 27,299 364,865 422,503 3,930,627 4,638,314 15.81 15.48 51.75 53.05 1.077 1.098 3.334 3.5614 Total, Eastern District .... 500,413 339,948 ,900,637 5,399,565 51697,163 58,338,880 16.51 15.88 5.91 55.3 1 10 1.00 3.309 3.461
Southern District:
13 1 10 202 2,366 2,651 1.1915.65 72.o4 65.14 1314 1.312 3.271 3.58 Pocahontas Region.... ......... 176 199 2,476 2,714.31,9614 315,2115 14.03 13.78 71.50 66.60 1.291 1285 3.262 36
2,162 2,840 21,682 28,203 285,9 367,332 1003 993 o6.67 96.46 17 302 3095 3465 Southern Region 27,991 33,710 285,79 34106 3633,106 4,3 5315 10.21 10.12 4.6 9599 1.271 105
2,175 2,855 21,862 28,405 287,975 369,983 10.05 9.95 100.06 90.23 1.317 1.303 3.119 3.474 Total, Southern District.......... 8,167 33,909 288,265 343,779 3.665,070 4,420,560 10.23 10.14 97.76 90.42 1.271 1.286 3.127 .295
Western District:
1,627 23,10 24,907 31,918 292,51 77,04 1530 15.18 146.24 135.8 1.174 1.181 2.587 .051 Northwestern Region... 2172 25,0114 4,96 91,033 ,55 9 1. 4,553,319 15.61 151.62 1 .68 1.1 1.164 297 061
0 56 68 87 8 1 1" ".88 1. 7 2.6147 3.127 Southwestern Rer' 733 786 6 39 7, 9981 77 10.18 11 .59 136.42 1.72 : 2.
4,301 5,401 60,224 75,363 646,213 817,712 14.00 13.95 139.24 136.36 1.073 1.085 2.515 2.972 Total, Western District............ 57,769 64,831 829,057 925,766 8,687,231 9,910,158 14.35 14.28 143.63 138.76 1.048 1.070 2.702 2.962
29,550 35,555 446,951 526,271 4,864,815 5,826,009 15.13 14.80 74.17 74.04 1.088 1.107 2.991 3.331 United States. ....................... 86 9 438,688 6,017,959 6,669,110 64049,464 72,669,598 15.58 15.20 75.62 76.31 1.064 1.090 3.062 3.254
/ Includes Boston & Albany, lessor to New York Central, far which operating statistics are reported separately.
Does not include Big Four Lines, the revenue traffic statistics of which are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
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