Revenue traffic statistics of class I steam railways in the United States - 1938

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Revenue traffic statistics of class I steam railways in the United States - 1938
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United States -- Interstate Commerce Commission. -- Bureau of Statistics
United States -- Interstate Commerce Commission. -- Bureau of Transport Economics and Statistics
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Washington, D.C
Creation Date:
1938
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Interstate Commerce Commission, Bureau of Statistics.
Dates or Sequential Designation:
Began with Jan. 1925.
Dates or Sequential Designation:
-Oct. 1956.
Issuing Body:
Issues for <Feb. 1931>-Apr. 1942 issued by U.S. Interstate Commerce Commission, Bureau of Statistics; May 1942-Oct. 1956 issued by U.S. Interstate Commerce Commission, Bureau of Transport Economics and Statistics.
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Issues for <Feb. 1931>-Dec. 1935 "including mixed-train service"; <Feb. 1931>-Oct. 1956 "switching and terminal companies not included."
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"Compiled from ... reports (Form OS-D) representing ... steam railways" (varies).
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Description based on: Feb. 1931; title from caption.
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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS
REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 131 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 141 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY, 1938 AND 1937


Statement No. M-220 (oS-D)
JANUARY, 1938
UNIV. OF ,:,




U.S. BEPO,1TORY


ITEM UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM --NO.
1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937

AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month, freight service. . . .. 253 697 254 536 57 308 57 605 44 384 44 472 132 005 132459 1
2. Miles of road operated at close of month, passenger service. . . .. 174 745 176 629 40 171 40 641 38 215 38 564 96 359 97424 2
3. Number of revenue tons carried. . .. . . 109 314967 135453877 54799360 74024863 23726583 26 830760 30789024 34598254 8
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thousands). . . 23 807677 29 858789 9353064 12 472305 5703818 6 586 463 8 750 7095 10 800021 4
5. Freight revenue (whole dollars). ... . . . $218 027 042 $268 105728 $88081238 $117823440 $46 051 759 $51 509 474 $83894045 $98772814 5
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers. . . . . 21 969 771 21 989 246 16 736 277 16 949 166 1 421 069 1 440 880 3 812 425 3 599 200 6-01
6-02. All other passengers. . . . . .. 19 415 567 19 997 367 13 184 195 12 894 590 3 027 946 3 547 184 3 203 426 3555 593 6-02
6-03. Total. . . . . . . .. 41 385 338 41 986 613 29 920 472 29 843 756 4 449 015 4 988 064 7 015 851 7 154 793 6-08
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers. . . . . 362 543 731 354337 57 292785607 289013382 14 159938 13 321883 55 598186 52002322 7-01
7-02. All other passengers. ... . . . .. 1 618913 371 1675643780 793557756 782018902 274186974 313 125491 551168641 580499387 7-02
7-08. Total. . . . . . . .. 1 981 457 102 2 029 981 367 1 086 343 363 1 071 032 284 288 346 912 326 447 374 606 766 827 632 501 709 7-08
8. Passenger revenue (whole dollars):
8-01. Commutation fares. . . . . . $3710823 $3650981 $3013486 $2997427 $154587 $150442 $542750 $503112 8-01
8-02. All other fares. . . . . . (33740316 (33761285 17627 317 $17492427 $5 847 775 (5846 615 1I0265224 0422243 8-02
8-08. Total. . . . . . . .. .37 451 139 (37 412 266 (20640 803 $20489 854 16 002 362 5 997 057 10807974 0 925 355 8-08
9. Passenger service train revenue (whole dollars) . . $49 436 798 $49 856 200 $25 432 019 $25 320 553 $8 110 076 $ 8 369 513 $ 15 894 703 0 16 166 134 9
10. Passenger traln-miles . . . . . .. 35 224 386 35 881 890 14 304 102 14 882920 6 601 604 6 567 645 14 318 680 14 431 325 10
11.Passenger oar-miles . . . . . . 150 824 516 153 246 088 64 643 153 66 928 257 28 555 290 29 124 707 57 626 073 57 193 124 11
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road. . . . . .. 217.8 220.4 170.7 168.5 240.4 245.5 284.2 312.2 12
13. Revenue per ton-mile (cents) . . . . 0.916% 0.8980 0.94 2 0.9450 0.8070 0.7820 0.9590 0.91 13
14. Revenue per ton per road (dollars). ... .. . . $1.99 $1.98 $1.61 $1.59 $1.94 $1.92 $2.72 $2.85 1
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . . . . .. 16.5 16.1 17.5 17.1 10.0 9.2 14.6 l4.4 15-01
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). . . . .. 1.02% 1.035 1.030 1.040 1.090 1.130 0.980 0.97 16-01
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars) . . . .. $0.17 $0.17 $0.18 $0.18 $0.11 $0.10 o0.14 $0.14 17-01
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . . . . 83.4 83.8 60.2 60.6 90.6 88.3 172.1 163.3 1
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents) . . .... 2.08% 2.010 2.220 2.24$ 2.130 1.87 1.86 1.80i 1 2
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars). . . . .. $1.74 $1.69 $1.34 $1.36 $1.93 $1.65 $3.20 $2.93 17-02
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. . . . . .. 47.9 48 36.3 35.9 64.8 65.4 86.5 88.4 150 3
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents) . . . ...1.89 1.84 1.9 1.91 2.08 1.84 1.78 1603
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars). . . . .. 0.90 $0.89 $0.69 to0.69 $1.35 $1.20 $1.514 $1.5 17-03
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile . . . . 56.3 56.6 75.9 72.0 43.7 49.7 42.4 43.8 18
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile . . . .. 13.1 13.2 16.8 16.0 10.1 11.2 10.5 11.1 19


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS
REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 131 reports of revenue traffic statistics representingl1 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY, 1938 AND 1937


EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT

ITEM NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION NO.

1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937

AGGREGATES
1. Milesof road operated at closeof month, freightaervice. .. . .... 7 303 7 322 25 818 25 992 24 187 24 291 5 925 5 930 38 459 38 542 45 633 45 825 56 559 56 728 29 813 29906 1
2. Milesofroad operatedatcloseofmonth,passengerservice . . 5 754 5775 17 650 18 126 16 767 16 740 5 369 5 402 32 846 3 162 31 849 31 824 41 477 42582 23 033 23018 2
3. Number of revenuetons carried. . . . . 4 592843 5489 050 24 172 847 31 574252 26 033 670 36 961 561 8 371 522 10 190 915 15 355 061 16 639 845 9 546 836 10946262 12528078 14 568 442 8 714 110 9083 550 8
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thousands) ........... 605196 71904 4371 998 5625639 4 375870 6132762 2300 223 2893 815 3403595 3692648 2408397 2930281 4208831 5 441 516 133 567 2428224 4
5. Freight revenue (whole dollars). . . . ......... 8 243 412 10 255 832 $38 958 644 $50711 428 40 879 182 $56 856 180 $15 242 764 $17 711 927 $30 808 995 33 797 547 23 023 126 ,26322406 40269610 49 070952 20 601 309 23 379 456 5
6. No mmu e .. 3 298 932 3 032 679 5 123 168 5 103 130 8 314 177 8 813 357 10 600 ./ 114 112 1 410 469 1 326 768 1 360 768 1 236 209 2 421 891 2 342 454 29 766 20 537 -01
6-2. Allother paeengers ..................... 2797 307 2553926 3123455 2 823 376 7263433 7 517 288 382512 424651 2645434 3122533 914546 1063955 1753405 1863611 535475 628027 M2
6-08. Total . . . . . . .. 6 096 239 5 586 605 8 246 623 7 926 506 15 577 610 16 330645 393 112 538 763 4 055 903 4 449 301 2 275 314 2 300 164 4 175 296 4 206 C65 565 241 648 564 -0
7. Number of revenue pmasengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpassenger. . .................. 54 228 378 49 041 701 92460 499 91 428 181 146 096 730 148 543 500 148 896 581 650 14 011 040 12 740233 21 747 908 19 269 115 33 630 895 32 553 552 219 383 179 655 7-01
7-02AlA]otherpaemengers. .. .................... 136 304 738 129 362 639 296 281 882 282595185 360971 136 370 061 078 33 925 786 573546 240261 188 277 551 945 128437 842 134682178 335936 350 351 483 276 86794449 94333933 7-02
7-4. Total. .. . . . ... 190 b33 116 178 404 340 388 742 381 374 023 366 507 067 866 518 604 578 34 074 684 36 155 196 254 272 228 290 292 178 150 185 750 153 951 293 369 567 245 384 036 688 87 013 832 94 513 588 7-
8. ommutton ares. . . . . . Paenge (whllars): 620290 566230 968057 952 781 1425139 1478416 1 336 /911 522 $153 249 $138920 220 815 $198 367 318 996 $302548 62939 2197 8-01
8-02. Allotherfares. . . . . . 927 392 2786 399 (6542 289 6404 183 8 157 636 8 301 845 $766 247 -753 812 1 081 528 $5092803 64415 454 2433225 6 150 158 6 230286 1 699612 1758732 8-2
8-08. Total . . . . ..... .3547682 3 352629 7510346 7 356964 9582775 9780 261 $767585 $765334 65234777 5 2315723 62636269 82651592 66469154 66532834 1702 551 61760929 -
9. Passenger service train revenue (hole dollars) . ..... 4 363 361 6 4 265 873 9 566 907 $9 569 308 611 501 751 #11 485 372 $1 048 977 $1 079 975 7 061 099 # 7 289 538 $ 4069768 64 144625 $ 9123531 $ 9253684 $2 701 404 2767825 9
10. Passenger train-riles . . . ....... .. 1 967 716 2008 495 ) 504 980 5685 875 6 831 406 7 188 550 636 393 841 6830 5 765211 5725815 4064184 3990093 7382 470 7531 962 2872026 2909 270 10
11.Passenge ear-ile . . . . . . 7 948 534 7 902 816 2 605 194 25 9?1 660 31 089 425 33 093 581 3 637 244 3 678 354 24 918 046 25 446 353 13 644 874 13 338 684 33 756 281 33 636 892 10 224 918 10 217 548 11
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
1.Milesper revenue ton peroad. 131.8 130.1 180.8 178.2 168.1 165.9 274.8 284.0 221.7 221.9 252. 267.7 336.0 373.5 244.8 67. 12
13.Revenue per ton-mile (cent) ....................1.362 1.437 0.891 0.901 0.93 0.927 0.6 61 0.905 0.915 o.9 0.9 957 .92 0.966 13
14.Revenue per ton per road (dollar). . . . . .1.79 $1.87 $1.61 $1.61 $1.57 1.54 $1.8 1.74 2.012.03 2.41 2. 3.21l 3.37 2.36 2.57 14
CoMMUTATION PAEoNG TRAPPIC:
1 .Miles perpaenger per road. ................16.4 16.2 18.0 17.9 17.6 16.9 4.0 5.1 9.9 9.6 16.0 15.6 13.9 7.4 8.7 1
1-ol. Revenue perpasenger-mile (cents). .. . . .. .. 1.10 1.15 1.05% 1.04 0.98 1.000 0.90 10 1.09 1.02 1.03 0.95 01.
17-01. Revenueperpasengerperroad(dollar). . . . .0.19 o0.19 60.19 60.19 60.17 60.17 #0.13 40.1 0 0.11 60.10 0o.16 61. (6. 0.-" 0o.O .n:1 17-1
ALL OTHER PAmENGoER TRAIC:
15-02.Milesperpaengerperroad... . . . . ...7 50.7 94.9 100.1 49.7 49. 88. 83.8 90.8 88.9 140.4 126.6 191.6 188.6 162.1 150.2 1 02
16-02. Revenueperpassenger-mile (cents) . . . 2.. 2.15 2.21 2.27 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.12 2.12 1.83 1.88 1.81 1.83% 1.77 1.96 1.86 1 2
17-02.Revenueperpaeaengerperroad(dollar). . . . .1.0 1.09 2.09 2.27 $1.12 $1.10 $2.00 $1.78 $1.92 $1.63 $2.64 $2.29 $3.51 $3.34 $3.17 2.80 17-02
TOTAL PAsESNGER TRAFFIC:
1-03.Milesper passenger per road. . . . . 31. 31.9 47.1 147.2 32.6 31.8 86.7 67.1 62. 65.2 66.0 66.9 91.3 3. 1457 1
1-03. Revenueperpassenger-mile (cents).. . . . . 1.93.1.9. 1.97 .6 2.25 2.120 2.N 1.76. 1.1 1.7 1.70.9 1 03
07-53.5Re2enue1per2pas1enger6per161ad.(dollars). .0058 (0.60 $0.91 $0.93 $0.62 (0.60 5 $1.42 $1.29 $1.18 $1.16 114 61.55 *55 3.01 272
18. Revenue pamenger-miles pertrain-mile.a ... ................. ... .96.8 88.8 70.6 6'.8 74.2 72.1 140.7 142.9 44.1 0.7 7.0 36.6 0.1 51.0 30.3 32.51 18
19.Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile. ..............I24.0o 22.6 15.214.4 16.3 15.7 9. 9.6810.2 ?1. 11.0 11.5N.10.9.11.4 8.: 9.3 19


a/ These it s include data reported by the Chesapeake & Ohio Railway as olaoutation traffic resulting from the emergenoy operation of passenger service during period of flood. Exoluding suoh data, the
averages for items 14-01, 15-01, and 16-01 would be 14.9 miles, 0.74 cents, and 0.11, respectively.


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 131 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 141 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY, 1938 AND 1937


Statement No. M-220 (os-D)
FEBRUARY, 1938


ITEM UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM

1938 __ 1937 1938 1937 1938 1 1937 1938 1937


AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month, freight service.. .
2. Miles of road operated at close of month, passenger service. .


3. Number of revenue tons carried. . . .
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thousands). .
5. Freight revenue (whole dollars) . . ..
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers . . ..
6-02. All other passengers . . ..
6-03. Total. . . . .
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers . . ..
7-02. All other passengers. . . ...
7-03. Total . . . ..
8. Passenger revenue (whole dollars) :
8-01. Commutation fares . . ......
8-02. All other fares . . .. ...
8-03. Total . . . ...


9. Passenger service train revenue (whole dollars) .
10. Passenger train-miles . . . .
11.Passenger car-miles . .................

AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road. . . .
13.-Revenue per ton-mile (cents). ... .............
14. Revenue per ton per road (dollars). ..............
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
1501. Miles per passenger per road . . ..
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents) . ..
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars) . .
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFImC:
1 -02. Miles per passenger per road. . . ...
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents) . ..
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars) . .
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. . . .
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). . .
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars) . .
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile . . ..
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile. . . .


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174
118
069
036


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16 730 072
36 036 012

318 408 565
1 329 700 413
1 648 108 978

$3 248 766
$28 021 961
1 270 727
$42 902 205
31 176 347
128 584 998


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$2.02

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1.020
$0.17

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$1.67

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$0.87
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137 817 444
29 050 063
$263 658 194

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18 571 192
38 819 367

325 463 916
1 471 821 9435
1 797 285 859

03 354 252
r29 633 803
$32 988 055
$46 146 584
32 071 661
133 025 347


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39 589
928 995
153 379
928 095


14 741 996
11 319 260
26 061 256


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622
880


660 305
486 394
346 699


$2 638 743
S13 979 383
16 618 126
$20 964 304
12 550 433
54 218 401


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40 237
75 529 177
12 300 528
$115 857 846

15 588 209
12 077 045
27 665 254

265 196 038
667 938 847
933 134 885

$2 748 260
14 866 005
17 614 265


$22
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247 835
200 760


44 384
38 215
21 916 359
5 101 596
$42 942 577


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633 965
660 876


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252 723 034
265 065 049

$134 304
5 468 007
:5 602 311
$7 645 829
5 960 608
25 547 660


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38 524
28 455 179
6 663 577
$53 497 869

1 222 867
3 211 090
4 433 957

11 627 698
299 908 944
311 536 642

$126 199
5 711 025
$5 837 224
$8 423 470
5 928 494
26 263 801


131 948
96 302
27 272 757
7 814 764
$76 165 678

3 337 033
2 776 847
6 113 880

48 206 245
454 490 985
502 697 230

$475 719
$8 574 571
$9 050 290
$14 092 072
12 665 306
48 818 937


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$1.91

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97 271
33 833 088
10 085 958
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3 283 057
6 720 156

48 640 130
503 974 152
552 614 332

$479 793
$9 056 773
$9 536 566
$14 723 218
12 895 332
49 560 786


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$2.79

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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS
REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 131 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 141 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY, 1938 AND 1937


EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT

ITEM NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION .NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION NO.

1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937

AGGREGATES
1. Miles ofroadoperatedatcloseof month,freight service. ..........7 303 7 306 25.816 25 992 24 228 24 289 5 925 5 930 38 459 38 570 45 627 45 826 56 508 56 840 29 813 29 906 1
2. Miles of roadoperatedatcloseofmonth, passenger service. .......... 5754 5775 17 254 17735 16 581 16727 5 369 5402 32 846 33122 31 849 31 823 41 418 42 430 23035 23018 2
8. Number of revenue tons carried. ...... . . 4 202 957 5 377 402 21 426 432 32 179 485 23 299 606 37 972 290 7 691 158 10 948 955 14 225 201 17 506 224 8 562 894 10 234 578 10 821 691 14 164 421 7 888 172 9 434 089 8
4. Numberof revenue tons carried one mle (thousands). . 533279 662843 3 821125 5542046 3 798975 6095639 2111 837 2984712 2989 759 3678865 2166733 2769051 3683355 4876623 1964676 2440284 4
Freight revenue(wholedollars) . . $7.................... 7634 466 9 775600 035112679 F 50 409 301 $36 180 950 55 672 945, 613553548 $19 035 963 ?9 389 029 $34 461 906 $20 834 241 $24 553 564 636185636 46 375304 19 145 801 (23 373 611 5
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutationpassengers. . . . . . 2 872 224 2 704 540 4 335 433 4 562 393 7 534 33) 8 321 276 11 388 L/ 19 957 1 215 523 1 202 910 1 192 154 1 156 374 2 116 283 2 259 871 28 596 20 854 01
6-02. All other passengers. . . . . . 22467 535 2 418424 2572745 2 677765 6 278 980 6 980856 328 581 371 217 2 305 384 2 839873 802 392 992 245 1 510517 1746979 463 938 543833 602
6-48. Total.. . . . .... 5339759 5 122 964 6908 178 7-240 158 13 E13 310 15 302132 339 969 391 174 3520 907 4042783 1 994 546 2 148 619 3626 800 4 006850 492 534 564687 6-08
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers. . .................. 47 622 310 43 903 178 77 604 567 81 240 152 132 633 428 140 052 708 145 794 / 168 029 12 196 221 11 459 669 19 009 827 17 974 569 28 984 150 30 497 857 212 266 167 754 7-01
7-02. All other passengers. ..................... 120 320 380 125 947 332 213 041 146 228 930 497 289124 868 313 061 018 27126 848 79 921 354 225 596 186 269 987 590 101 786 700 114 661 692 279 084 021 304 931 181 73620264 84381279 7-02
7-4. Total . . . . . . ... 167 942 690 169 850 510 290 645 713 310 170 649 421 758 296 453 113 726 27 272 642 30 089 383 237 792 407 281 447 259 120 796 527 132 636 261 308 068 171 335 429038 73 832 532 84 549033 7-08
8. Pas nger revenue (wholedollars):
8-01. Commutationfares. . . . . .. $539 991 $498 875 $817 239 $855 077 $1 281 513 $1 394 308 1 235 a2125 133069 124 074 (194013 185 522 278 909 292 186 2 797 2085 01
8-2.Allotherfares. . . . . . 560 351 2 650 210 14920091 5 177880 6 498 941 7 037915 5 1166 6 344 4 886 841 084681 919295 2069 339 5 208067 435 460 1 47 209 1 51 974 8-02
8-08. Total . . . . . . 3 100 342 63 149 085 5 737 330 16 032 957 67 780 454 I 432 223 6582 401 628 469 5 019 910 5208755 12 113 308 2254 861 5 486 976 15727 646 1450006 1 554059 808
9. Passenger service train revenue (whole dollars) . $3 810 444 $4 035 313 $7 592 285 $8 319 995 $9 561 575 $10 644 588 $645 510 $978 756 $7 000 319 $7 444 714 $ 3 484 489 3 652 738 68 152 344 8 518 443 2 455 239 (2 552 037 9
10. Passenger train-miles .. . . . ..... 1 778 869 1 845 297 4 725 802 4 997 267 6 045 762 6 405 271 754 451 750 269 5 206 157 5 178 225 3 66,0 068 3 569 347 6 426 898 6 7.02 427 2 578 340 2 623 558 10
11.Passenger ear-ailes . ... . . . . 7,010 355 7 334 906 20 693 398 21 542 621 26 514 648 28 323 233 3 168 157 3 171 556 22 379 503 23 092 245 11 492 084 11 313 081 28 423 008 29036911 8 903 845 9210794 11
AVERAGES
FR GHT TRA'Mc:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road. . . . ... 126.9 123.3 178.3 172.2 163.0 160.5 274.6 272.6 210.2 210.1 253.o0 270.6 3o.4 344. 219.1 8. 12
1. Revenue per ton-mile (cant'). :.......... ... ...... .1.4320 1.4750 0.919 0.910. 0.9527 0.9130 0.6_W 0.6 0.93 0.937 0.96 0.887 0.982 0.9527 0.9750
14. Revenue per ton per road (dollars) . . . .. $1.2 $(1.82 $1.6 $1.57 $1.55 41.4 41-1 1. W4T 1.7 (243$3 .3.34 (3.27 (6.23
COMMUTATION PASENOEB TRAmFFC:
15-01. Miles per passenger perroad. . .. . .. 16.6 16.2 17.9 17.8 17.6 16.8 12.8 a/ 8.4 10.0 9.5 15.9 155 137 13. 7.4 8.0 15-01
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents) . . . .... .1.13 1.1140 1.05 1.055 0.970 1.00%o 0.85 1.26% 1.09% 1. 1.02 1.0 0.96 0.9 1.32 16-01
17-01. Revenue.perpassengerper road (dollars). . . .... 0.19 $0.18 $0.19 00.19 $0.17 $0.17 (0.11 $0.11 0.11 60.10 $0.160 (O.16 0.13 60.13 (0.10 0.10 17-01
ALL OTnra PAAsSNGER TSARIc:
15-02. Mileperpasengerperroad. . . . 48.8 52.1 82.8 85. 46.0 44.8 82.6 0.6 97 95.1 16.9 115.6 184.8 14. 18. 15.
1-02.Revenueper pssenger-mile(cent) 2.10 2.31 2 2.25 2.140 2. 1. 1.60 1.8 3. 3.1 .8 1
17-02. Revenueperpassengerperroad(dollars). . . 1.o $1.10 $1.91 $1.93 $'.o. 1.01 (1.77 2 .12 $1.79 62.39 $2.09 $3.415 3.11 (3.12 .2.85 17-02
TOTAL PAUENGER TRAu C:
1-08. Miles per passenger per road. . . . . 1.5 33.2 42.1 42.8 30.5 29.6 80.2 7.9 67.5 69.6 60.6 61.7 84.9 83. 149.9 19.7 1
16-08. Revenue per pasenger-mile (cnt). ................1.8 1.85 1.97$ 1.950 1.84 1.860 2.14 .09 2.1 1.85 1.7 1.7 1.78 1.1 1.96 1. 1
17-08. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars). . . . $0.58$ 0.61 (0.83 0.83 60.56$ 0.55$ 1.71 1.61 (1.43 1.29 1.0? $1.05 61.51 1. 2.94 2.75 17-08
18.Revenuepassenger'-mnilespertrain-ile. ................. ... 94.4 92.0 61.5 62.1 69.8 70.7 36.1 0.1 5.7 5.4 33.0 317.2 47.9 50 8.6 32. 18
19. Revenuepassenger-miles per car-mile . . . .0 23.2 14.0 14.4 15.9 16.0 8.6 9.5 10.6 12.2 0.5 17 10.8 11.6 8.3 9. 19
s/ These items include data reported by the Chesapeake & Ohio HRalway as commutation traffic resulting from the emergency operation of passenger service on account of flood. Excluding such data, the averages for items 14-01, 15-01, and 16-01 would be 12.6 miles, 0.90 oents, and $0.11, respectively.


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 131 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 141 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


Statement No. M-220 (os-D)
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FOR TWO MONTHS ENDED WITH FEBRUARY, 1938 AND 1937


UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM NO.
1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937

AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month, freight service. . . 233 708 234 598 57 347 57 596 44 384 44 486 131 977 132 516 1
2. Miles of road operated at close of month, passenger service. . . .. 174 135 176 136 39 589 40 244 38 215 38 544 96 331 97 348 2
3. Number of revenue tons carried. . .. . . 207 406 278 273 271 321 103 728 355 149 554 040 '435642 942 55 285 939 58034 981 68 431 342 3
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thousands). . . 44 876 417 53 908 673 17 505 443 24 772 653 10 b5 414 13 250 040 16 565 560 20 885 930 4
5. Freight revenue (whole dollars) . . . . ... $416 063 043 b31 763 922 $167 009 332 $33 681 286 $88 994 336 $105 007 343 $160059 375 $193 075 293
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers. . . . . 41 275 711 42 237 421 31 478 273 32 537 375 2 647 980 2 663 747 7 149 458 7 036 299 6-01
6-02. All other passengers . . . . . 36 145 639 38 568 559 24 503 455 24 971 635 5 661 911 6 758 274 5 980 273 6 838 650 6-02
6-03. Total. . . . . . . .. 77 421 350 80 805 980 55 981 728. 57 509 010 8 309 891 9 422 021 13 129 731 13 874 949 6-03
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers . . . . ... 680 952 296 679 801 503 550 645 912 554 209 420 26 501 953 24 949 581 105 604 431 100 642 502 7-01
7-02. All other passengers. . . . . ..2 948 613 784 3 147 465 723 1 416 044 130 1 449 957 749 526 910 008 613 034 435 1005 659 626 1 084 473 539 7-02
7-03. Total. . . . . . . .. 3 629 566 080 3 827 267 226 1 966 690 052 2 004 167 169 553 411 961 637 984 016 1 109 464 057 1 185 116 041 7-08
8. Passenger revenue (whole dollars):
8-01. Commutation fares. . . . . . $6 959 589 $7005 232 $5652 229 $5745 687 $2.88 891 $276 641 $1018469 $982 904 8-01
8-02. All other fares. . . . . . 161 762 277 63 395 089 31 606700 32358 432 1 315 782 11 557 640 18 839 795 19 479 017 8-02
8-03. Total. . . . . . . .. 68 721 866 970 400 321 $37 258 929 $38 104 119 $11 604 673 (11 834 281 119 858 264 20 461 921 8-08
9. Passenger service train revenue (whole dollars) . . .. $92 326 482 $96 385 206 $46 368 162 $48 673 097 $15 955 905 $16 792 985 $30 002 415 $ 30 919 124 9
10. Passenger train-miles . . . . . 66 403 271 67947 295 26 854 535 28 130 755 12 564 750 12 493 601 26 983 986 27 322 939 10
ll.Passenger oar-miles . . . ..... .... ..... 279 409 515 286 271 436 118 861 554 124 129 017 54 102 951 55 388 508 106 445 010 106 753 911 11
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12.Miles per revenue ton per road. . . . . 216.4 215.6 168.8 165.6 236.7 239.7 285.4 305.2 12
14. Revenue per ton-mile (cents). . . . . .. .0.927 0.9035 0.954 0.94 0.82' 0.7930 0.966 0.924
14. Revenue per ton per road (dollars). . . . . $2.01 $1.95 $1.61 $1.56 $1.95 $1.90 $2.76 (2.82 1
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . . . . .. 16.5 16.1 17.5 17.0 10.0 9.4 14.5 14.3 1 1
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). . . . .. 1.020 1.03 1.030 1.040 1.090 1.110 0.98% 0.98% 1 1
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars). . . . .. $0.17 $0.17 $0.18 $0.18 $0.11 $0.10 $0.14 $0.14 17-01
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road.... . . . ..81.6 81.6 57-8 58.1 93.1 90.7 168.2 158.6 1 2
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). .. . . 2.090 2.016 2.29 2.230 2.150 1.89% 1.87 1.80 102
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars). ... . . $1.71 $1.64 $1.29 $1.30 $2.00 $1.71 $3.15 $2.85 17-02
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road . . . . .469 1.47. 5.1 34.8 66.6 67.7 84.5 85.4 15038
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). . . . .. .1.890 1.84 1.890 1.900 2.10% 1.85% 1.790 l1. 3 160
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars).... . . .0.8$0.89 $0.87 $0.67 0.66 $1.40 $1.26 $1.51 1. 17-03
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile . .. . . 54.7 56.7.2 712 44.0 511 4. 4. 18
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile. .. . . 13.0 13.4 165 16. 10.2 11.5 10.4 11.1 19
13.0...13...16.5 16.2 10.2 11.5 10.14 11.1. 19


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS
REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 131 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 141 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR TWO MONTHS ENDED WITH FEBRUARY, 198U AND 19i7


EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT

ITEM NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION POCAHONTAS REGION. SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION NO.

1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937

AGGREGATES
L Milef roadoperated atcloseofmonth,freihtrvice . . ... 7 503 7 314 25 816 25 992 24 228 24 290 5 925 5 930 38 459 38 556 45 630 45 826 56 534 56 784 29 813 29 90
2. Milusofroadoperatedatleootnth,psSerservice . ... .5 754 5 775 17 254 17 735 16 581 16 734 5 369 5 402 32 846 33 142 31 849 31 824 41 447 42 506 23 035 23 8 2
&. Number of reu tons carried. 8 795 800 10 866 452 45 599 279 63753 737 49 333 276 74 933 851 16 062 680 21139 870 29 580 262 34 146 06- 18 109 730 21180 840 23 349 769 28732 863 16575 482 18517639
4. Nuberof e tonsarried one mile (thad). ... 1138475 1376 747 8193123 11167505 8 173 845 12 228 401 4 412 050 5878527 6393354 7371513 4575130 5699332 7892187 10318140 4098243 4868508 4
Freightnvene(whole dollars) . . . . . 15877 877 $20031 432 $74 071 323 101 120 729 77 060 132 $112 529 125 $28 796 312 $36747 90 60 198 024 $68 259 453 $43857 367 50875970 76454898 95446 256 397410 4675307 5
& Number of revenue pameopr carried:
6-0L Commutationp ger . ........ . 6 171 156 5 737 219 9 458 601 9 665 523 15 848 516 17 134 633 21 988 5/134 069 2 625 992 2 529 678 2 552 922 2 392 583 4 538 174 4 602 325 58 36291 6.1
6-O All other pasnr. .. .......................... 5264842 4972350 5696200 5501141 13542413 14498144 711093 795868 4950818 5962406 1716938 2056 200 3263922 3 610 590 999413 1171860
6-. Total. . . . . . . 11435998 10709569 15154801 15166 664 29 390929 31632777 733081 929937 7576810 8492084 4 269 80 4448783 7802096 8212 915 1057 775 1213 251
7. Number of revenue pssMengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers. .... .. 101 650 688 92944 879 170065 066 172 668 333 278 730 158 288 596 208 294 692 a 749 679 26 207 261 24199 902 40757 735 37243 684 62615045 63051 409 431 65147409 7-01
7-02. Allotherpasger..............................................256 625 118 255 309 971 509 3235028 511 525 682 650096004 6831122 096 61 052 634 65h494 900 465 657 374 547539 535 230 224 542 249 343870 615020371 656414457 160414713 178715212 7-
7-0. TotaL... .... ..... .......................... 358475806 4 348 254850 679388l094 684194015 92826 162 971 718 04 61347326 66244 579 492064635 571739437 270982277 286587554 677 635 416 719465866 160 46364 179062621 7-
& Pamsenger revenue (whole dollars):
8-01. Commutation fares. . . . ..... 1 160 281 $L 065 105 $1 785 296 $1 807 858 62706 652 62872 724 $2 573 a 13 647 286 318 $262 994 414 828 $383 888 597 905 594 734 65 736 6 2 -
8-M.Allother fares. .. ........................ 5 487 743 6S 436 608 11 462 380 11 582 063 014 656 577 15 339 761 1 347 413 1 380 156 $9 968 369 610 177 484 6 334 749 14 502 565 $1 358 225 611 665 746 F146 821 83 310 706
-. Total ......................... 6648024 6 501 713 13247676 1338992117363229 18212485 349986 1 9803 10254687 10440478 4749 577 886 I1956130 1226040 1 52 5 314 988
9. Passenger serioetrainrevee(whole dollarss) .$8 ......... 173805 8 301186 17159191 $17889 303 21035166 622482 608 $1894|487 2058 732614061418 14734 253 7 544257 $7797 362 17 275 875 17772126 5182 283 5349636 9
10..Paenger tran- les .............................3746 585 3 853 792 10 230 782 10 683 142 12 677 168 13 593 821 1 590 844 1 592 09Q 10 973 906 10901 502 7 724 252 7 559 440 13 609 368 14 234 389 5 450 3;86 5 529 10 10
21.Passmwger o-Iles ... . . . . .. 14 958 889 15 237 722 46 298 592 47 474 481 57 604 073 61 416 814 6 805 401 6 849 910 47 297 50 48 538 598 25 136 958 24 651 765 62 179 289 62 673 804 19 128 763 19 428 342 11
AVERAGES
FriseOr Taurm:
12,MKiln per revenue ton per road... ...................129.4 126.7 179. 175.2 165.7 163.e 274.7 275.1 216.1 215. 252.6 269.1 338.0 359.1 247.2 262.9 12
.Revenue per ton-mile (cents)...................... 13V .4 0.9 0.905. 0.30.920 0.60 162 1 o0.921
1a. Revenue per ton per road (dollars) .......................... 1.81 $1.8$1.661.59 61.$1.50 *2V 62.00 0.$ 0.279 O$3.30.9 40%'0
COMmTATION PAnInaza Tamasc:
o01. Milo per pesseneperroad. ....... 16.2 18.0 17.9 17.69.~ 13.4. .6910.0 16.0 15.6 13.8 13.7 7.14 8.14
l-01. PRevmue per psger-mile (cents) . ..................01.9 6.96.76.7 0. 8701.2 1.099 1.1 30
ALL, Ors PAMNoM TRFAm:
15 -02. Milas per passenger per road. .................... ........1.3..9.4493048.0 147.1
16-02. Revenueperpassenger-mile (cents)..................... ..1421 "2.210 2.110 2.1401.86%1.no%1.$10 1.850 1-78%1
17-02. Revenueper pausengerperroad (dollars)............... .6.01 $2.1161. .1.89 61.73 2.01 $1.71 2.5262.19. $3Q$3.23 6.8310
TOrAL PAmagza TRAPi=c:
1 .Miles per passenger per road.. .. .. ................. 1.3- 2.5 145.1.10 71.2 *.o70. 1..8 6 6 1 64.4
1-8.Revenueperlpsenger-mile (cents). 1.... ...............851.87 .1.9 0 1. .7 % .87% 220 21 09 7 .o 7
19. Revenue p-enger-mil per car-mile .... ...........2:22.9 1.7 14:4 16.1 15.8 9.0 9o.7 10. 11.11:. 10.:9 :| : 1
2j.-S. eveueprpaengsperoad(dolar)...........................6.5860.1 608 *88 0.5 6058 1.81 6150 1.3 612 61?~ 1:i~98.6 7-0


L/ These Items include data reported by the Ohesapeake & Ohio Rallway as oonmutatlon traffic resulting frro the eaergenoy operation of passenger servio on amount of flood. .xoluding suoh data, the averages for Items 14-01, 15-O0, and 16-01 would be 13.8 11les, 0.78 oentt, and


60.11, repeotively.
U. S. GOVERNMEhT PRINTING OFFICE :1938-0-154727


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU O STATISTICS
REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 131 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 141 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH, 1938 AND 1937


ITEM UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
NO.
1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937

AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month, freight service. . . 233 618 234 599 57 330 57 589 44 384 44 455 131 904 132 555 1
2. Miles of road operated at close of month, passenger service. . . .. 173 982 175 265 39 562 40 166 38 215 38 528 96 205 96 571 2
8. Number of revenue tons carried . . . . 109 448 162 165 348 582 55 100 707 90 806 345 23 824 097 35 990 356 30523 358 38 551 881 8
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thousands) . . 23 593 565 33 408 742 9 211 605 14 161 080 5 432 017 8 122 869 8 949 943 11 124 793 4
5. Freight revenue (whole dollars) . . . . $226 831 664 0313 353 446 $90 958 835 $138 264 939 $47 535 618 *65 790 420 *88 337 210 S109 298 087 5
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers. . . . . ..... 20538 066 22 442 185 15 719 397 17 212 848 1 316 918 1 346 008 3 501 751 3 883329 6-01
6-02. All other passengers. . . . . . 17 378 807 20 366 470 11 785 064 13 275 489 2 770 938 3 626 036 2 822 805 3 464 945 6-02
6-03. Total. . . . . . . .. 37 916 873 42 808 655 27 504 461 30 488 337 4 087 856 4 972 044 6 324 556 7 348 274 6-08
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers. . . . . .. 336 472 707 360 050 372 273 452 401 291 814 522 13 156 345 13 108 297 49 863 961 55 127 553 7-01
7-02. All other passengers. ... . . . .. 1 312 718 246 1 561 276 720 618 375 769 714 692687 246532547 320499 359 447 8609 930 526 084674 7-02
7-08. Total. . . . . . . 1 649 190 953 1 921 327 092 891 648 170 1 006 507 209 259 688 892 333 607 656 497 673 891 581 212 227 7-08
8. Passenger revenue (whole dollars) :
8-41. Commutation fares. . . . . . $3 434 935 93 689 808 $12 804 098 $3 C17 504 A. 42 745 $141 217 $488 092 531 087 8-01
8-02. All other fares. . . . . . .. 27 562 431 $31 229 897 .13 870 254 $L.5 783 953 5 271 349 5 996 503 8 420 828 $9 449 441 8-02
8-08. Total. . . . . . . .. .30 997 366 $34 919 705 $16 674 352 W18 601 457 15 414 094 96 137 720 98 908 920 9 980 528 8-08
9. Passenger service train revenue (whole dollars )...................... $45 617 448 $51 001 464 $22 657 082 $25 666 65.4 $8 146 033 $9 054 980 $14 614 333 $16 279 830 9
10. Passenger train-miles........................ . . . 34 171 403 35 806 076 13 886 375 14 718 593 6 587 006 6 813 b04 13 698 022 14 273 679 10
11.Passenger car-miles. . . . . . .... 139 047 288 148 843 083 58 455 677 63 235 706 286 274 882 30 015 642 52 316 729. 55 591 735 11

AVERAGES _____
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road. . . . . .. 215.6 202.1 167.2 155.9 228.0 225.7 293.2 288.6 12
13. Revenue per ton-mile (cents). . . . . 0.961 0.938 0.987# 0.9769 0.875 0.810 0.987 0.982 13
14. Revenue per ton per road (dollars). . . . .. $2.07 $1.90 $1.65 $1.52 2.00 $1.83 $2.89 $2.84 14
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . . . . .. 16.4 16.0 17.4 17.0 10.6 9.7 14.2 14.2 15-01
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). . . . .. 1.02% 1.02% 1.030 1.035 1.089 1.08 0.981 0.976 16-01
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars). . . . .. $0.17 $o0.16 $0.18 $0.18 $0.31 0.10 $0.14 $0.14 17-01
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . . . . 75.5 76.7 52.5 53.8 '9.0 88.4 158.6 151.8 15-02
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). . . . .. 2.10% 2.00% 2.2 i 2.21o 2.14 1.87 1.88s 1.80% 1 -02
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars).... . . $1.59 $1.53 $1.18 $1.19 $1.90 $1.65 $2.98 $2.73 17-02
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
1A-03. Miles per passenger per road. . . . . .. 43.5 44.9 32.4 33.0 63.5 67.1 78.7 79.1 150
16-08. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). . . . .. 1.88% 1.82% 1.871 1.87% 2.08% 1.84 1.79% 1.72% 108
17-08. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars) . . . .. 0.82 (0.82 0.61 $0.62 $1.32 $1.23 $1.41 $1.36 17-03
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile . . . .. 48.3 53.7 64.2 68.i4 39.4 49.0 36.3 t40.7 18
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile . . . 11.9 12.9 15*3 15.9 9.2 11.1 9.5 10.5 19


Statement No. M-220 (O-D)
UNIV. OF FL' LI. MARCH, 1938




U.S. DEPOSITORY


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
Compiled from 131 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 141 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH, 1938 AND 1937


EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM
ITEM NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION NO.

1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937

AGGREGATES
L Mlesf road operated at dloofmonth,freight eervce . . ... 7 296 7 308 25 805 25 972 24 228 24 289 5 925 5 928 38 451 38 527 45 618 45 826 56 473 56 823 29 813 29 906 1
2. MBnof roadoperatedat dae of moth, paismgerservice . ... 5 757 5 776 17 254 17 663 16 551 16 727 5 360 5 368 32 846 33 160 31 805 31 704 41 365 41 849 23 035 23018 2
8. Number of revenue toM carried. . . 4 702 803 6 469 840 23 958 824 38 976043 26 439080 45 360 462 7 958 94) 13 831 855 15 865 148 22 158 501 9 442 148 12 048 063 12 252 000 16 102 414 8 829 210 10 401 404 8
4. Number ofrevenuetons carriedonemle (thousands).. .. 599 394 783 379 4255 381 6400116 4356 830 6977585 2161158 3 731 984 3 270 859 4390885 2500418 3 142741 4292193 5389523 2157 332 2592529 4
&Freightveaue (wholedollar). . . . . 8759547 011804842 640 228 299 61 530265 $41 970990 $64 929832 $14197 053 023156152 033 338 559 42634268 325029023 029921715 041 716 281 4 53056 455 521 591 898 26 319917 5
6-L. N Comr utsretvpsmn carrla . 3 128 633 3 076 561 4 596 624 5 055 060 7 994 140 9 081 227 9 062 9 401 1 307 856 1 336 607 1 241 848 1 237 178 2 229 095 2 620 482 30 808 25 669 6-01
6-0 All other pae nr. . 2 496 033 2 541 160 2 609 131 2 905 649 6 679 892 7 828 680 339 286 410 984 2431 652 3 215052 767 450 979 138 1 586726 1885570 468 629 600237 6-02
6-0 Total .. . .. . . . 5 624 666 5617721 7 205 763 7960709 14674 032 16 909 907 348 348 420385 3739508 4551659 2 009 298 2216316 3815821 4506052 499437 625906 6-08
7. N Lmb mtr t n ..grearr . 51 740603 49 997 074 81 878 848 89 738 731 139 832 950 152 078 717 132 962 138 766 13 023 383 12 969 531 19 377 277 19 643 383 30257 388 35283868 229 296 200 302 7-01
7. All otheraenger. .................... 114 646 122 121 777 060 207 605 317 247 072 282 295 924 330 345 843345 27 047 684 32 966 493 219 484 863 287 532 866 103 025 486 121 446 096 274 234 277 320 131 838 70 550 167 84 506 740 7-02
74-8. Tot .. .. . . . . 166 386 725 171 774 134 289 684 165 336 811 013 435 757 280 497 9.22 062 27 180 646 33 105 259 232 508 246 300 502 397 122 402 763 141 089 479 304 491 665 355 415 706 70 779 463 84 707 042 7-08
8. Pa seeoerevenue (whole dollars):
8-01. P mmteon fam .. . . . . .. 592 466 $ 572 099 (854 515 931 637 1 357 116 1 513 768 1 297 01 279 $ 141 448 $139 938 $200 061 $202 004 $ 285 044 $ 326 530 $2 987 (2 553 8-01
8.42. All Otherfare... .........2 459 688 2 598 122 4 600198 5616 845 610368 7 568 986 6 4511 0732 105 4 656 838 (5 264 398 1 923 386 02 211 749 5 113 251 5 643 305 3.84191 1 594387 8-0
-0. Total ........................ 052 154 170 221 5 654 714 4 6 548 482 7 967 484 9 082 754 615 808 0733 384 $4 798 286 05 404 336 2 123 447 2 413 753 5 398 295 5 969 835 1 387 178 1 596 940 808
9. Panger service tn revenue (whole dollars) . . $4..... 4015441 4271482 8400907 $9460654 $10440 734 $11934518 0995101 01169751 5 $7150932 67 885229 6$3746566 64177146 08336604 09321391 62531163 (2781 293 9
10. Paeer tra-les . . . ......... 1 969 853 2 C28 216 5 232 513 5 515450 6684009 7 174927 831 106 850 590 5755900 5963214 4044 781 3 989 883 6 838 073 7 395 923 2815168 2 887 873 10
11.Pase er oar-alles . . . . . ... .7 427 231 7 673 715 22 170 696 23 887 332 28 857 750 31 674 659 3 512 163 3 684 161 24 762 71q 26 331 481 12 651 213 12 873 383 29 971 357 32 754 048 9 694 159 9 964 304 11
AVERAGES
FaxM r TRAawo: 12. 2..6.860.
12.Miles per revenue tonpertroad. .................. 1261" 121.1 177.6 164.2 164. 5 153.8 271.5 269.8 206.2 198.2 264.8 260.8 350.3 3244 249. 12
1do Relanue per ton-mile (cns). .. .. . . . . 1.6 1.5 0.9.96 0 0.91 0 0.6200 1.0190 0.971% 1.001 0.92 0.972 0 1.01

COMMUTATION PAa=NOg TfArmc:
15-01. Miles perpassengerperroad. . . . . 16.5 16. 17.8 17.8 17.5 16.7 14.7 14.8 10.0 9.7 15.6 15.9 13.6 13.5 7.4 7.8 -1
-01 Revmnueperpaegemile(cents). .... 1-15 1.1 1.04 1. 0.97% 1. 0.9 0.92 1.09 1.08 1.03 1.03 0.94 0.9 1.30 1.
17-01. Remenueperpeseengerperread(dollars). . . .0.19 $0.19 0o.19 (0.18 00.17 $0.17 00.1 6o.: 14 $0.11 00.10 0.16 $0.16 0.13 $0.12 0.10 00.10 17-01
Au. OTrH PAamNOU TRAric:
1 02. MLinlper pauengerperroad. ........... ................. 145.9 47.9 79.6 85.0 44.3 414.2 79.7 80.2 90.3 89.4 134.2 124.0 172.8 169.8 1 0. 14o0.8 1-
IoR Revenueperpmenger-mle (onta). ................................ .2.1 1 2.31 2.27 2.23 2.19 2.27 222 2.12 1 1.87 1.82 1.86 1.76 .9 1. 1t~2
17-02. Re.enueperpasengeper0read (dollars))... ..... ..00.991184193 0099 00.97 $1.81 01.78 $1.92 81. $2.51 $2.26 $3.22 02.99 $2.95 17-02
TomraL PAaoon TkAc:
1 -. MeI per p-ger per ad. 29.6 30.6 40.2 42. 29.7 29.4 78.0 78.7 62.2 66.0 60.9 63.7 79.8 78.9 141.7 135. 150
1 Re-S. V perpameingir-mee (cent).. ............. .1 1.95 1 1. 1. 2.27% 2.220 2.060 1.80% 1.73 1.71% 1.77 1.68% 1.96% 1.89% 16-08
17-0. Revenueper paimernger per road (dollars) . ... 84 5 5.1 61.1 0.5. 10.54 61.77 (1.714 1.28 (1. 61.06 1.o (1.32 2.7 02.5 17-0
I.. ,, e84,5,= ,--n. ................. .-. .. .. ;.4 61.1 65.e 69.4, 32.7 38.9 40.4 50.4 30.3 35.4 4.1 251 29 18
19.Bae -iepueema ilapercar-mile. ................ .22. 22:4 13.1 14.1. 15.1 15.7 7.7 9.0 9.4 11.4 9.7 11.010.2 10.97.3 8.5 19


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 131 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 141 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


Statement No. M-220 (os-D)
Page 3


FOR THREE MONTHS ENDED WITH MARCH, 1938 AND 1937


ITUNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM 1 9NO.
1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937


AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month, freight service..
2. Miles of road operated at close of month, passenger service.
8. Number of revenue tons carried. . . .
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thousands). .
5. Freight revenue (whole dollars) . . ..
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers . . ..
6-02. All other passengers . . ..
6-03. Total. .. . . ...
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers . . .
7-02. All other passengers . . .
7-03. Total . . . ..


8. Passenger revenue (whole dollars):
8-01. Commutation fares . ..
8-02. All other fares. . . .
8-08. Total . . . ..


9. Passenger service train revenue (whole dollars ).........
10. Passenger train-miles....................................
11.Passeenger car-miles.....................................
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road. . . ..
13. Revenue per ton-mile (cents). . . . ..
14. Revenue per ton per road (dollars). . . ..
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . . ..
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). . . ..
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars) . .
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road..... . .
1-02. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). . . ..
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars) . .
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road . . .
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). . . ..
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars) . .
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile . . .
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile. . ... .


316
68
$642


233 682
174 087
b55 460
471 071
b97 214


61 813 777
53 525 038
115 338 815

1 017 425 003
4 261 344 612
5 278 769 615

10 394 524
89 325 061
99 719 585
$137 792 933
100 575 292
418 457 915


216.1
0.939%
$2.03

16.5
1.02#
$0.17

79.6
2.10o
$1.67

45.8
1.89%
$0.86
52.5
12.6


438
92
$845

64
58
123

1 039
4 708
5 748


234 598
175 845
619 903
317 415
117 367

679 606
935 029
614 635

851 875
742 443
594 318


O 695 040
4 624 986
$105 320 026
$147 250 479
103 757 089
435 116 262


210.5
0.9150
$1.93

16.1
1.o 0
$0.17

79.9
2.01%
$1.61

46.5
1.83%
$0.85
55.4
13.2


158
26
$257

47
36
83


57 346
39 584
830 282
718 138
970 676

197 670
289 111
486 781


824 098 313
Z 034 432 501
Z 858 530 814


$8
*45
*53
$69
40
177


456 327
477 307
933 634
225 689
741 528
318 344


168.2
0.966%
?1. 62

17.5
1.03)%
$0o.18

56.13
2. 24
$1.25

34.2
1.890
0.65
70.2
16.1


240
38
$371


57 594
40 218
360 385
933 733
946 225


49 750 223
38 247 124
87 997 347

b46 023 942
2 164 650 436
3 010 674 378

(8 763 191
$48 142 385
$56 905 576


$7 4
42
187


341 285
849 348
364 723


44 384
38 215


69 467 039
16 237 431
4136 529 954

3 964 898
8 432 849
12 397 747

39 658 298
773 442 555
613 100 853

$431 636
$16 587 131
(17 018 767
$23 940 496
19 151 756
82 377 832


44 475
38 538
91 276 295
21 372 909
$170 797 763

4 009 755
10 384 310
14 394 065

38 057 878
933 533 794
971 591 672

$417 858
$17 554 143
(17 972 001
$25 647 741
19 307 405
85 404 149


88
25
$248

10
8
19


131 952
96 288
558 139
515 502
396 584

651 209
803 078
454 287


153 668 392
1 453 469 556
1 607 137 948

$1 506 561
V 7 260 623
8 767 184
$44 626 748
40 682 008
158 761 739


132 529
97 089
106 983 223
32 010 773
$302 373 379

10 919 628*
10 303 595
21 223 223

155 770 055
1 610 558 213
1 766 328 268

$1 513 991
$28 928 458
$30 442 449
$47 261 45.3
41 600 336
162 347 390


I I I 1


162.0
0.9550
$1.55

17.0
1.044
$0.18

56.6
2.220
$1.26

34.2
1.890
0o. 65
70.3
16.1


2.J410
11.97

10.0
1.090
$0.11

91.7
2. 14
$1.97

65.6
2.090
$1.37
42.5
9.9


234.2
0.7990
$1.87

9.5
1.10%
40.10

89.9
1.88%
$1.69

67.5
1.850
$1.25
114


288.1
0.9741
$2.80

14.4
0.980
$0.14

165.1
1.880
$3.10

82.6
1.790
$1.48
39.5
10.1


299 2



0. 09


156.3
1i.80
$2.81

83.2

42.5
10.9


J. J. ___________ ___________ I I


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1
2
8
4
5

6-01
6-02
6-08

7-01
7-02
7-08

8-01
8-02
8-08
9
10
11


12
13


15-01
16-01
17-01

15-02
16-02
17-02

15-03
16-08
17-08
19


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EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT

ITEM NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION NO.

1958 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937

AGGREGATES
L Miles of roadoperated at doseof month, freight service. . . 7 305 7 312 25 813 25 9)2 24 228 24 290 5 925 5 929 38 459 38 546 45 626 45 e26 56513 56 797 29 813 29 906 1
2. Milo of roadoperatedatda loe of month, pasengerarice. . . 5 759 5 776 17 254 17 711 16 571 16 731 5 359 5 391 32 846 33 147 31 834 31 784 41 419 42 287 23 035 23018 2
8. Number of revenue tons carried. . . . . . 13 499 823 17 336 292 69 558 103 102729 780 75772 356 120 294 313 24021 629 34 971 725 45 445 410 56 304 570 27 551 878 33 228 903 35 601 769 44 835 277 25 404 492 28919043 3
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thousand). ........... 1737 9797 2160126 12 448484 17567621 12531675 192059806 6573218 9 610511 9664213 11762398 7075548. 8842073 12184 379 15707663 6855 575 7461037 4
Freight revenue (whole dollars)..... . $....... 24 639 932 $31 836 274 114 299 622 162 650 994 *119 031 122 $177 458 957 $42 993 371 $59 904 042 $93 536 583 $110 893 721 68 836 390 $80 797 635 $118 171 186 148 502 710 $61 339 008 73 072 984
6. Number of revenue pasengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers. ... .............. 9 299 789 8 813 780 14 055 225 14 720 583 23 642 656 26 215 860 31 050 M/ 143 470 3 933 848 3 866 285 3 794 770 3 629 761 6 767 259 7 222 807 89 170 67 060 6-01
6-W. All other passengers. . ......... 7761467 7513 510 8305339 8 406 790 20222305 22 326 824 1050379 1206 852 7382470 9177458 2484388 3035 338 4 650648 5496 160 1 468 042 1772 097
6-08. Total. ........ . . . ... 17061256 16327 290 22 360 554 23127 373 44064 951 48542 684 1 081 489 1 350 322 11316318 13043 743 6279158 6665099 11617 917 12718967 1 557 212 1859157 6-08
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-0L Commutation passengers. . ............. 153591291 142941953 251943914 26?407064 418563108 440674925 427 654 S/888 445 39230644 37 169 433 601355012 56887067 92872433 98535 277 660947 547711 7-01
7-0. All other psenge rs. . . 371 283 822 377087 031 717 128 345 758 597 964 946 020 334 1028 965 441 88 100 318 98461 393 685 342 237 835072 401 333 250028 370789 966 889254648 976546 295 230964 880 263 221 952 7-2
7-.Total . . . . . . .. 524875113 520 028 984 969 072 259 1 Q21 005 0281 364 593 442 1 469 640 366 88 527 972 99 349 P38 724572 881 872 241 834 393 385 040 427677 033 982 127 081 1 074 881 572 231 625 827 263769663 -8
8. Pasenger revenue (whole dollars)I
8-01. Commutation fares. . . . . . 752747 $1 637204 2639812 $2 739 495 .(4063768 $4386 492 $3870 $14926 $427 766 $402932 $614 889 $585 892 $88-2949 $921 264 $8723 76835 M1
8-02. All other fare. . . . . . 947 784 8 034 730 6 262 578 7 198 908 266 945 22 908 747 1 961 924 112 261 14 625 207 (15 441 892 6 258 135 6 714 314 16 471 476 17 39 051 4 531 012 4 905 093 8-2
8-08.Total. . . . . . . 700531 9671934 8 902 390 9938403 5 330 713 27295 235 21965794 2127 187 7 15052973 5 844 814 6673024 7300206 117354425 1820315 14539735 4911928
9. Passenger service train revenue (whole dollars) . . $12189692 $12 572 66 $25560097 $27349957 $31475 900 134418659 $2889 588 13228483 $21050908 $22419258 $11 300823 (12038 076 $25612 479 $27093 518 7,713446 8129859 9
10. Passenger train-dles . . . . . 5717 0356 5 882 008 15463 295 16 198 592 19561 177 20768 748 2 421 950 2442 689 16729 806 16864716 11769 033 11 549 323 20647 441 21 630 312 8 265534 8420701 10
11. Pasaenr oar-miles . . . . . . 22 387 233 22911 437 68 469 288 71 361 13 86 461 83 93 091 473 10 317 53 10 534 070 72 060 269 74 870 079 37 78 171 37 525 148 92 150 646 95 427 852 28 822 922 29 394390 11
AVERAGES
FEIlGHT TRAFHC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road. . . . . 128.7 1824.6 179.0 171.0 165.4 159.7 27.6 274.8 21 208.9 256. 266. 342.2 350) 246. 258.0 12
4, 599 719o1 6. 9350o.-7o
.evenueperton-mile . . . . 1.4 1.474 0.9 0.926 o 0.9.. 9 0.62 0.6 0.9 0.97 0.91 0 970 0.94 0.9810 0.9790 1
.ARevenue per ton per road (dollars). . . . .. $1) $3 1.84 .64 81.58 A7$1. $1.9 1.71 $2.06 $1.97 $2.50 $2.43 $3.32 $ $2.41 2.5 14
CoMMUTATION PA=Nwan TiAmc:
I--OL.Mil per pas engerper road. . . . . 16. 16.2 179 17. 8 17.6 16.8 13.8 6.2 10.0 9.6 15.8 15.7 13.7 13. .6 7.4 8.2 15-01
15-01. Revenue per pa enger-mile (cents) . . . .. 1.150 1.;4 1.040 0.97; 1.00 0.90 1.680 1.09 1.08 1.02 1.0 0.95 0.94 12 125 16-01
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road dollarra. . . . 0.19 0.19 0.19 $0.19 00.17 (0.17 $0.12 A 0.10 $0.11 $0.10 $0o.16 0.16 $0.13 $0.13 $0.10 (0.10 17-O1
ALL OTHERg PAssaNson TAmic:
i -02. Miles per passenger per road. . . . . 47.8 50.2 86. 90.2 46.8 46.1 83.9 .6 92.8 91.0 134.1 122.2 1833 177.7 157.3 i 15-02
1-02.Revenue perpassenger-mile (cents) . . . 2.14# 2 2.2 287# 2.2 2..230215# 2. # 1.85# 1.88 1.81# 1.85 1.77# 1.96 1.8 16-2
17-*02. Revenueperpasse.ngerperroad(dollars). . . . $1.02 1.07 $1.9 $2.05 $1. 10 $1.87 1.75 $1.98 $1.68 $2.52 $2.21 (3. 3.15 $$.09 $*77 17-02
TOTAL PAmgwEan TRArc:
1541L Mileo per paimenger per road. . . . . .8 31.9 433 44a. 31*0 81.9 75.6 64.0 66.9 62.6 64.2 84.5 84.5 148. 143.4 15-48
1-0. .Revenueper pas enger-mile (cent) . . . .1. 1 1.9 1.86 i 2.22 2.14 2.08 1.82 1.75 1.71 1.7 1.70 1.9 1-8
17,48.BRevenueperpmpgaerwn road(dollan) . .! 9.. ... ..5 1115 6.8" 20.57 0.26 *1.82 (1.58 (1.352 01.213 (.0:1.0 (i (. (1.432
__grprrod(olrs.. 0ao1 .7 $23 .09.0
18. Revenue passenger-nfles per train-mile. ...............91. 88W?2. 6 .O '69.5 0. 36.6 40.7 43. 51-7 334 37.0 47. 49.7 28.0 151
19.1Tevenue passeger-miles per car-mile. . . .223. 22*7 *42 14.3 15.8 5.8 8.6 9.4 10.1 11.T 10.4 11.4 1*7 11.3 S.0 9 19
g/ These Ite Include data reported by the Chesapeake Ohio Railway a commutation traffic resulting from the emergency operation of passenger service on account of flood. Excluding Such data, the averages for Items 14-01,15-01, and 16-ol would be 14.1 miles, 0.84 cents, and $0.12, respectively.
U. & GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 193e-0-154727


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS
REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS 1 STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 131 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 141 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


FOR THREE MONTHS ENDED WITH MARCH. 1938 AND 1937




P


Subject to revision


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 131 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 141 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH O APRIL, 1938 AND 1937


UNIV. OF FL LIB,
DOCUMENTS DEPT



U.S. DEPOSITORY


Statement No. M-n2 (osD)
APRIL, 1938


UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM ---- NO.
1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937

AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month, freight service. . . 233 599 234 375 57 315 57 576 44 384 44 435 131 900 132 3 6 4 1
2. Miles of road operated at close of month, passenger service. . . 173 991 175 109 3 9 453. 40 149 38 178 38 520 96 360 96 4 4 0 2
3. Number of revenue tons carried. . . . . 97 840 951 149 923 149 48 710 150 79 893 088 21 421 188 29 424 836 27 709 613 40605 225 8
4. Number of revenue tons carried oxe mile (thousands). . . 20 689 700 29457893 8084124 12 271 271 4903 428 6 553 130 7702148 10633492 4
5. Freight revenue (whole dollars). ... . . . .. 211 109 124 $288 240 133 84 907 003 128 005001 $44529724 $55 861364 81672 397 104 373768 5
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers .. ... . . . 19 543 894 21 025 282 15 014 086 16 338 609 1294 235 1 250 219 3 235573 3436454 6-01
6-02. All other passengers . . . . . 18 256 619 19 412 710 12 467 883 12 796 378 2 754 304 3 386 877 3 034 432 3 229 455 6-02
6-03. Total . . . . . . ..... 37 800 513 40 437 992 27 481 969 29 134 987 4 048 539 4 637 096 6 270 005 6 665 909 6-08
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers. . . . . 323 252 983 340 506 938 264 109 22 279 932517 13080018 12 220676 46063 737 48 353745 7-01
7-02. All other passengers. ... . . ...... 1 388802 326 1 515 653 605 682 110 267 716 955 609 220 219 090 276 910 969 486 472 969 521787027 7-02
7-03. Total. . . . . . . .. 1 712 055 309 1 856 160 543 946 219 495 996 888 126 233 299 108 289 131 645 532 536 706 570 140 772 7-08
8. Passenger revenue (whole dollars):
8-01. Commutation fares. . . . . . $. 3 282 681 $3 467 316 $2 686 423 $2 867 141 $140 238 129 517 $456 020 470658 8-01
8-02. Allother fares . . . . . ... $ 28 548 288 $30 237 316 14 949 311 $15 760854 4 626 561 5 099 052 $8 972 416 ( 9 377 410 8-02
8-03. Total... . . . . . . $31 830 969 $33 704 632 17 635 734 18 627 995 4 766 799 5 228 56-9 9 428 436 9 848 068 8-0
9. Passenger service train revenue (whole dollars) . . $ 46 523 916 $49 236 929 (23 618 230 $25 084 447 $7 563 645 $ 8 206 136 $15 342 041 $15 946 346 9
10. Passenger train-miles . . . . 3...... 32 713 248 34 456 875 13 380 238 14 251 434 5 963 909 6 336 075 13 369 101 13 869 366 10
11.Passenger car-miles . . . . . .. 133 930 091 143 042 228 57 956 180 61 759 728 23 944 832 26 292 642 52 029 079 54 989 658 1.
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12.Miles per revenue ton per road. . . . . .. 211.5 196.5 166.0 153.6 228.9 222.7 278.0 261.9 12
13.Revenue per ton-mile (cents). . . . . 1.0205 0.9780 1 .050 1.043 0.908 0.852 1.060 0.982 13
14.Revenue per ton per road (dollars). ... . . . $2.16 $1.92 (1.74 $1.60 $2.08 $1.90 $2.95 $2.57 14
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . . . . .. 16.5 16.2 17.6 17.1 10.1 9.8 114.2 14.1 15-01
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents) . . . ....1.020 1.020 1.02 1.02.02 1.07% 1.06% 0.990 0.97 16-01
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars). . . . .. $0.17 $0.16 $0.18 $0.18 $0.11 $0.10 $0.14 (0.14 17-01
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road.... . . . 76.1 78.1 54.7 56.0 80.0 81.8 160.3 161.6 1-02
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). . . . .. 2.06% 2.00% 2.19# 2.200 2.100 1.84 1.81 1.80 1-02
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars).... . . $1.56 $1.56 $1.20 $1.23 $31.68 $1.51 $2.96 $2.90 17-02
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
lt-03. Miles per passenger per road . . . . 45. 45.9 34.4 34.2 57.6 62.4 84.9 85.5 15-03
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents) . . . 1.86 1.82% 1.86% 1.874 2.044 1.81% 1.770 1.73% 16-03
17-03 .Revenue per passenger per road (dollars).... . . 0.8 $0.83 $0.64 $0.64 $1.18 $1.13 $1.50 1.4 17-03
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile .. . . . 52.3 53.9 70.7 70.0 39.1 45.6 39.8 41.1 18
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile. .. . . .... 12.8 13.0 16.3 16.1 9.7 11.0 10.2 10.4 19


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OP STATISTICS
REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 131 reports of revenue trftto statistics representing 141 steam rallways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH ,APMIL, 1U AND 1 M7


EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM
ITEM NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION NO.

1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937

AGGREGATES
2 Miloofroado &ateleofmonthPae e.i............5 764 5 776 17 216 17 663 16 473 16 710 5 361 5368 32 80 33 152 32001 31 726 41 368 41696 22 99 2o18
SNumberof revenuetonscared. 4......... 121 051 5 989729 20894 793 33 468 662 23 694 306 40 434 697 7 393 151 10 955 416 14028037 18 469420 8857137 16 122 655 11514510 14753934 7537966 9 78636
roone (-- ............ 33 790 755730 3 698463 5 475396 3 651 871 6 C40145 2 005145 2 906206 2898 2 3 583 3 8646924 2184 204 3 324430 7236 079 4895973 1795665 413j9 4
.reightrevenue (wholedollars). . ... .....................6#8491 611 .$111410152 $37 295 158 655621 624 639 120 234 660 973225 3 314374 O8 522 167 $31215S 0 61373539 197 $23 357 313 $31 637269 39515699 48956711 18799385 73 779758
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-0L Commutatlonpnumenp..... ....................2879 162 2 877 621 4 391 428 4 667 326 7 743 496 8 793662 11 950 19I160 1 282 285 1 231059 1 176 421 1 128 425 2031 586 33184 673 27566 23356 6-01
6-f.. Al oer psu g.o.2...................... 2458 736 2 416 118 2 717 002 2 679057 7 292 145 7 701 203 340 716 369 496 241 3588 3 017 381 787 306 861 66 1746075 8007406 501051 560683
Total ...................... .. 5337 898 5 293 739 7 108 430 7 346 383 15 035 641 16 434 865 352 666 388 656 3 695 873 4 248 440 1 965 727 1 990 091 3 777 661 4 091 79 528 617 584 039
7. Number of revenue psaenrsn carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation psenrri.on mil................... 48 420 172 47 646 057 78 984 485 83 274 975 136 704 571 149 011 485 148 775 173 216 12 931 243 12 047 460 18 283 521 17 493 667 27 580 361 50 671 346 199 855 188 716 7-01
7-.Aoth.r p? gers.. .. 116586 615 121490953 229341511 240721906 336182141 354742750 30773960 53661886 189445130 243 249083 111942104 118980442 299833075 319400051 74697 790 8406 54 7--
7- Total. ........... . . . 165 006 787 169 137010 308 25 996 323 996 881 472 86 712 503754235 30922 735 33 835 102 202 376 373 255 296 543 130 225 625 136 474 109 327 413 436 350 071 413 74897 645 8 595 250 78
8.a.s onu hle oa ):46531 539 190 6822 978 6865 562 3*16914 1 462389 $157 1 044 159 101 827 473 $191113 182 312 6262 042 $286 049 7: 297 80
8-0. Aoter fre. ..................................... 2 483 432 2 596 99 5 194 480 482009 7 271 39n 7 82 546 66035 18 067 3 96 526 4 80 95 047 799 2 142 67 5 469 980 5 668 69 4 63 484
8 -. Tot ..................................................... 3029 963 6 135 489 ,6 6017 458 6 347 5 71 58 8 313 69 144 933 6664 172 111 4 102 627 2 6 4 508 458 2 238 912 62 324 969 657320 22 65 954 318 457 50 2 568 781 -
9. Pao.en866 33 91.8 r1 80e4en1e ( .o57509............... 971150 64165 807 6 66 43 69 142 882 10 980 47 11 775 78 014 549 6 124 146 $6 549 096 7 081 990 #3 877 297 64 007 054, 8 8837 3969$215491 62 627 105 73 801
10. nog train-miles... ... ....................... .. 1 879 416 1 956 574 5 067 532 5 364 214 6 433 290 6 930 646 793 290 822 457 5 170 619 5 513 588 3 908 612 3 900 800 735 1071 7 144 424 2725 382 2 824 142. 10
11. passenger oar-m les............................. .. 7 217 274 7 505 316 22033 777 23 315 249 28 705 121 30 939 1,3 3 32q 355 3 520 647 20616 477 22 771 995 12 340 612 12 819030 30I111963 32 295 208 9576 504 9 875 62.0 .
AVERAGES
12.Mlles per revenue ton per road.................... .139.5 136.2 177.0 163.6 162.6 19.4 27 2 206.6 197526.6 206.2 329.0 33123. 2
13.Reanue per tonmil.e (t.))............................. 1.591 1.51 1000.1 1.01 1.0 0.o0.1-0770 4 .09 0.952 10M4
1 .llevenme per ton per road (dollars) . . .. .................. 2.06 $1.90 61.78 $1.66 61.65 61.51 6$1.80 61.69 2.23 612.0 62.661.963 963.32 62.6.
15-1. MlesWper p enM perro..s& ............ .....16.6 16.6 18.0 1708 17. 1 912. 9.0 10.1 9. 11 0, 47 13 4.1 1 1
101. Revenue, per pOmenger-mile (cents).............................. .1.137 1.18 1000 1 01 071 1,1 6.11, 01 01O. 9
17-01. Remus peWr p 5u IPISPerr (dollaros).0 9........................... 0o.19 60.19 60.19 60.19 6017 60.17 60.10 $0.11060.1
1. M loperpu ssengerperroad. ... .. ............... 407. 946. 4190.391 780.6112.2 138.1 171. 176.7 119.1 11.8
r ,,en -.,. (cents)......2.1M 2 2.26 2. 2.1, 2.7 ,1 2 1% 1
17-42. e-, per pse,,gerper road(dollar). . .............. .1.'01 $1.071 1 6.91 62.05 6.00 1.00 61. ..Ill6.$2.b2.:$313$3.1121
TOAL pMlesper psuger perroad. . ..... .30.3203.4 4.1 87.787.14.860.1 66.68.686.765.6 11 1..7 1113.1
14O. .Revenueperpasenrera (dol-ls......... ............ .60.0.571:: ,01.9 i6 2.31 .0""1.61.11.1 66171
_- .6 0 6 60 .5r g1r.pe r .r oa d ( d 1.r )lO : :.
paisk'x 61.1 119.0 37.5 .8 li 4 6 .0
14. Revenue pmasengr-m., per tri-n-ie...........g .2-............... 8"soS. o$'.0: 01. 39. .9.1 1" 1.810l 19
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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS
REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 131 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 141 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR FOUR MONTHS ENDED WITH APRIL, 1938 AND 1937


Statement No. M-220 (0o-)
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UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM NO.
1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937

AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month, freight service. . . 233 661 234 535 57 338 57 589 44 384 44 466 131 939 152 480 1
2. Miles of road operated at close of month, passenger service. . . .. 174 066 175 652 39 552 40 201 38 206 38 534 96 308 96 917 2
3. Number of revenue tons carried .... . . . 414 533 463 588 543 061 207 493 866 320 253 473 90 896 864 120 701 131 116 142 733 147 588 457 8
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thousands) . . ... 89 161 521 121775 308 34 602 262 51 205 005 21 141 609 27 926 038 33 217 650 42 644 265 4
.5. Freight revenue (whole dollars). ... . . . $854 006 337 $ 1 133 357 501 $342 877 678 $499951 226 $181059678 $226659 127 $330068981 $406747 148 5
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers .................... 81 357 671 85 704 888 62 211 756 66 088 832 5 259 133 5 259 974 13 886 782 14 356 082 8.-1
6-02. All other passengers. . ..................... 71 781 657 78 347 739 48 756 994 51 043 502 11 187 153 13 771 187 11 837 510 13 533 050 8-02
6-03. Total .. . ........................... 153 139 328 164 052 627 110 968750 117 132 334 16 446 286 19 031 161 25 724 292 27 889 132 6-08
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers .................... 1 340 677 986 1 380 358 813 1 088 207 541 1 125 956 459 52 738 316 50 278 554 199 732 129 204 123 800 7-01
7-02. All otherpassengers . . . . 5 650 146 938 6 224 396 048 2 716 542 768 2 881 606 045 993 661 645 1 210 444 763 1 939 942 525 2 132 345 240 7-02
7-03. Total . . ........................... 6 990 824 924 7 604754 861 3 804 750 309 4 007 562 504 1 046 399 961 1 260 723 317 2 139 674 654 2 336 469 040 7-08
8. Passenger revenue (whole dollars):
8-01. Commutation fares..... .o ................$13 677 205 914 162 356 11 142 750 11 630 332 $571 874 $547 375 $1 962 581 $1 984649 8-01
8-02. Allotherfares. 17 873 350 $124 862 302 60 426 619 63 903 239 $21 213692 22 653 196 36 233 039 38.305 867 8-02
8-08. Total... .. ". . . . . . $31 550 555 $139024 658 71 569 369 75 533 571 $21785 566 923 200 571 38 195 620 40290 516 8-08
9. Passenger service train revenue (whole dollars) . ... 1 8.4 316 849 $ 96 423 840 $92 843 919 $99 425 732 $31 504 141 $33 853 877 $59 968 789 $63 144 231 9
10. Passenger train-miles . . . . . ... .. 133 288 540 138 213 964 54 121 766 57 100 782 25 115 665 25 643 480 54 051 109 55 469 702 10
11. Passenger car-miles .. . . . ... 552 387 986 578 158 4-0 235 274 524 249 124 451 106 322 644 111 696 791 210 790 818 217 337 248 11

AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road. . . . . .. 215.1 206.9 167.7 159.9 232.6 231.4 286.0 288. 12
14. Revenue per ton-mile (cents). . . . . 0.958. 0.931 0.985 0.976 0.856 0.812% 0.9904 .95
1. Revenue per ton per road (dollars). . . . .. $2.06 $1.93 $1.65 $1.56 $1.99 $1.88 *2.8 $2.7
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC: 1 01
35-01. Miles per passenger per road. . . . . .. 16.5 16.1 17.5 17.0 10.0 9.6 14.4 l4.2 16-01
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents) . . . ... 1.020 1.030 1.020 1.030 1.080 1.090 0.98 0.9 1
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars). . . . .. $0.17 $0.17 $0.18 $0.18 $0.11 $0.10 $0.14 i0.1 17-01
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . . . . 78.7 79.4 55.7 56.5 88.8 87.9 163.9 157.6 1-02
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents) .. .. . . .2.090 2.01% 2.220 2.22 2.130 1.87 1.87 1.80% 1-0
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars). .. .. .. $1.614 $1.59 1.24 $1.25 $1.90 $1.64 $3.06 $2.83 17-02
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
1503. Miles per passenger per road. . . . . .. 457 46.4 34.3 34.2 63.6 66.2 83.2 83.8 0
16 03. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). . . . .W 1.83# .W 1.88 2.08 1.84 1. 7972 1
17-0. .Revenue per passenger per road (dollars) . . . .. 0.86 $0.85 $0.64 $0.64 $1.32 $1.22 $1.4e $1.44 17-0
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile . . . 52.4 55.0 70.3 70.2 41.7 49.2 39.6 42.1 18
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile. ................. 12.7 13.2 16.2 16.1 9.8 11.3 10.2 10.8 19












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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS
REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 131 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 141 team railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR FOUR MONTHS ENDED WITH APRIL., 1n8 AND 117


EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT

ITEM NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION NO.

1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937

AGROUGATES
1 Mileofroad operated at doeof maile.fretsrtieL. ..... ..... 300 7 3 11 25 81 25 989 24 227 24 289 5 925 5 929 38 459 38 537 45 624 45 826 56 503 56 748 29 81 29 906 1
2. Milesof roadoperated at doae of mantia4PeMgrerm.. . . 5760 5 776 17 24 17 69 16547 16 72 5 369 5 385 32 837 33 14 31 876 31 769 41408 42 130 23 024 23 018 2
& Numberofrevnumetacuenrried. ... 17620874 23 326 021 90 452 89 136 198442 99420096 160729010 31414780 45 927 141 59492084 74773 99C 36 409 015 49 351 567 46 916 279 59 589 211 32b17439 38647679 8
4. Number of revenue tons arrednemile (th ). : . 2271769 2915856 16146947 23043018 16 383 546 25246131 8578363 12516717 12563246 15409321 9259 752 12166503 15906658 20603636 8051 240 9874126 4
5. Freightrevenue (wholedolla). . . . ......... 3 131 542 43246 426 151 594 78C 218 272 618 158 151 356 $238 432 182 56 307 745 *78 426 209 (124 751 933 148 232 918 92 243 703 112 434 954 157 686 885 (197 459 421 |80 138 393 5 6 852 773 6
6. Number of revenue passenger carried:
6-L Commutatonpeer .................... . 12 178 951 11 691 401 18 446 653 19 387 909 31 586 152 35 009 522 43 000 / 162 630 5 216 133 5 097 344 4 971 191 4 758 186 8 798 855 9 507 430 116 738 90 416 6-01
6-. All other er. . . ........... 10220 203 9 929 628 11022341 11085847 27 514 45C 30028 027 1391 095 1576 348 9 796058 12194 83 3271694 3897004 6596723 7303266 1969093 232780
6-06 Total. .................... . 22 399 154 2.1 621 029 29468994 30473 756 59 100 602 65 037 54 1 434 095 1738 978 15012 191 17292 18 8 242885 8655190 15395578 16810746 2 085 82 2423 196
7. Number of revenue pamengers carried one mile:
-0L Commutation passenger ................... 202 011 463 190 588 010 330 928 395 345 682 039 555 267 679 589 686 410 576 429 A/1 061 661 52 161 887 49 216 892 78 418 533 74 380 734 120 452 794 129 006 639 860 02 736 427 7-01
7-. Allotherpassengers. . .................... 487 70 437 498 577 984 946 469 856 99 319 8701 282 202 4751 383708 191 118 874 278 132123 279 874 787 3671 078 321 484 445 192 132 489 770 408 1189 087 7231 295 946 346 305 662 670 346 628 486 7-02
7-4. Total" ............... . . 689 881 900 689 165 994 L277 398 251 345 0019091 837 4701541 973 394 601 119450707 133184 940 9269492541127538 377 52361065 564151142 1 3095405171424952985 30652347 347364913 7-08
8. Paseger revenue (whole dollars):
Commutation ar . . . . .. $2299278 $2 176 394 $346279 $3 605 057 5380682 5848881 5 007 /,16 970 566 867 530 40 $806 002 768 204 $1144991 1207 31.3 1 11588 132 84-01
8-02. Allothertare. . . . ..... 0 431 217 10 631 029 21 457 05 622 680 917 28 538 344 30 591293 62 4959 830 328 18 588 733 19 82265 8305 94 856971 21 941 456 2297719 5 985 649 6 47577 8-0
-0 Tta .... . . . .......... $12730495 12807423 24919848 26285974 33 919 026 36440174 2629966 62847 298 19155600 20 353 273 9111936 0625 175 23086447 624184632 5997 237 6480 709 8-08
9. Passenger servio train revenue (whole dollare. .. 416160842 $16738 476 $34 226 53C 36492839 $42456547 $46194417 3 904 137 $4 352 629 27 600 004 $2950124E 615178120 115981 562 634450118 1363509009 10340551 10853 660 9
10. Passenger train-milels . . . . . .. 7 596 472 7 838 582 20530 827 21 562 06 25 994 467 27 699 394 3 215 240 3 265 176 21 900 425 22378 50 15 677 645 15 450 123 27 382 548 28774 736 10 990 916 11 244 843 10
11.Passenger oa-iles. . . . . . .... 29 604 507 30 416 753 90 503 065 94 677 06 115 166 952 124 030 636 13 645 918 14 054 718 92 676 726 97 642 07 50 128 783 50 344 178 122 262 609 127 723 060 38 399 426 39 270 010 11
AVEltAGE5
Psamor TiTau=:
12 Mls per revenue tor n er road. . . . ... ...128.9 125.0 17.5 169.2 i64.8 157.1 27. 27. 211.220 00o6.1 4. 946.3 34-8. .0. 12
= 48;401 .) : : pI 1 a.191 (019 0.19: (0 0.91I I8 610.1 0.1 0. O.i .
1. Revenueetn-mil can..........................oo

R-e2. per p ,engere .me .............................. 7. .6 4.1 i 1
1,-01. Mum.perpaeBngerperr-e .. . ........ ............. 2.1l6 16. 17.9 17.8 17.6 16. 1': :,13, 10 :1. 60. 1.-01
17 -0. Revnueperpassenmerper oad dollaro ). . . ...1.0 1.95 .05 .0 1.89 1.90 66$ 9.27 (3.3 3.15 3.0 12.77 17-B
Aor PATA n TaAmc:3. 88.4 16.1 180.3 1774 15.

Milesper paengerper road . . 30. 31. 44.1 1.1 833 76.6 61. 65.2 63. 65.2 85.1 84.8 147.0 143. 1
154- L Revue per passenger- iler(cn ) . . . . 14 1. 1.1 2.28 2.14 2 l8 1$.72 1.712 1.6 1. 1.96 4 16
17-. isealmenguer mle rperrad-m(d . 2..7 14.1 14.2. 9.5 o.o.5 10.4 11. 10.7 1 .0 19

'/ 1*ee itals tnelulde data reported by the Ohesapeake & Ohio Railway as comutation traffle resulting fro the emergen r operation of passenger service on aooount of flood. exoluding such data, the averages tor items 14-01, 15-01, mA 16-01 would be 1U.2 2ales, 0.94 oeats, ana 60.11, respOetlvely.
U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OF FICE : 19 -0-77058




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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 131 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 141 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF MAY, 1938 AND 1937


Statement No. M-20 (oseD)

UNIV. OF FL L. MAY 1938



U.S. 'iF"'iv


UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM NO.
1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937

AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month, freight service. . . 233 551 234 368 57 305 57 538 44 375 44 476 131 871 132 354 1
2. Miles of road operated at close of month, passenger service. . . .. 173 977 175 163 39 456 40 108 38 166 38 480 96 355 96 575 2
8. Number of revenue tons carried. . . . . .. 102 843 221 158 236 317 51 224 810 82 086 912 22 027 148 29 812 571 29 591 263 46 336 834 8
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thousands). . . 21 503 464 30 990 120 8 304 701 12 962 281 5 059 661 6 971 613 8 139 102 11 056 226 4
5. Freight revenue (wholedollars). . . . ... $217515620 $287534777 $87285790 $125 790095 44 963 100 $55 417316 $85266 730 $ 106 327366 5
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers. ....................20 002 642 20 304 932 15 294 521 15 900 647 1 235 096 1 186 849 3 473 025 3 217 436 6-01
6-02. All other passengers. . . . . 18 157 890 0 7 902 12 583 870 13 709 236 2 510 724 3 494 667 3 063 296 3 582 999 6-02
6-08. Total ..passengers. . . . . 38 160 532 41 091 834 27 878 391 29 609 883 3 745 820 4 681 516 6 536 321 6 800 435 6-08
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile: ..........
7-01. Comutationpassengersle: ................... 341 175 893 338 549 391 276 395 671 279 680 194 13 352 386 11 655 755 51 427 836 47 213 442 7-01
7-02. All other passengers. . .................... 1 341 618 872 1563 411 934 668 675 354 754 428 158 174 019 997 238 756 301 498 923 521 570227475 7-02
7-08. Total . . . . . .. 1 682 794 765 1 901 961 325 945 071 025 1 034 108 352 187 372 383 250 412 056 550 351 357 617 440 917 7-08
8-01. Commutationlfares.). . . . ..... ( 3417 555 |3 409 560 $2 779 978 2 834 743 $144 787 $124 009 $492 790 $450 808 8-01

8-08. Total. .. . . . . .. 30844 732 34 023 991 17 374 601 19 190 276 3723 723 4 380 543 9746 408 10 453 172 8-08
9. Passenger service train revenue (whole dollars). . . .. $ 44434 172 $50028032 $22 688 422 $ 25 537 505 $6 124 295 $7 490 741 $15 621 455 $16 999 786 9
10. Passenger train-miles. . . . . . .. 32 786 550 34 871 260 13 450 441 14 576 314 5 624 384 5 974 858 13 711 725 14 320 088 10
11. Passengercar-miles. . . . . . .. 130 835 690 140 668 195 58 162 209 62 821 823 19 867 800 21 410 250 52 805 681 56 436 122 11
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road. . . . .. 209.1 195.8 162.1 157.9 229.7 233.8 275.1 238.6 12
18. Revenue per ton-mile (cents) . . . . .1.012o 0.9280 1.0510 0.9700 0.88 # 0.795% 1.o48s 0.962 18
14. Revenue per ton per road (dollars). . . . .. $2.12 $1.82 $1.70 $1.53 $2.04 $1.86 $2.88 $2.29 14
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. .. . . . 17.1 16.7 18.1 17.6 10.8 9.8 14.8 14.7 15-01
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). . . . .. 1.000 1.01# 1.010 1.01# 1.080 1.06 0.96# 0.95 16-01
17-01. Revenueperpassengerperroad (dollars). . . .. $0.17 $0.17 $0.18 $0.18 $0.12 $0.10 $0.14 $0.1 17-01
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC: 752 5.1 550 162.9 159.1 15-02
15-02. Miles perpassengerperroad. . . . . 73... 75..2 53. 55-. .. 16 159
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents) .. ................2.04% 1. 6% 2.180 2.17% 2.01.78%1.851
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars). ... . . $1.51 $1.7 $.6 $1.19 $1. $1.22 $3.02 $2.79 17-02
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-08. Miles per passenger per road. . .......................................44.1 46.3 3?3495.5395
16-08. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). . . ................183 .79 1.8 .990 1.75 1
17-08. Revenue perpassengerperroad (dollars). .. . . $0.81 0.83 $0.62 $0.65 $0.99 $0.9 $1.9 $15 17-08
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. . . . .. 51.3 54.5 70.3 70.9 33. 1.9 140.1 4.I 18
19. Revenue passenger-miles per ar-mile. . . . 12.9 135 16.2 16.5 9.11.710.410.9 19


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS
REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 131 reports of revenue trfft o statistics representing 14 asteas railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


FOR THE MONTH 0C MAY, 1938 AND 1987

EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT

ITEM NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION

1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937
AGGREGATES
1. Milofroadoperatedat loseeofnthfreightlservice. . . 7 286 7 313 25 804 25 937 24 215 24 288 5 25 5 928 38 450 38 548 45 609 45 826 56 453 56 617 29 809 29 911 1
2 Mile ofroad operatedataloeof month,passengerervice. ... . 5 781 5 783 17 204 17 601 16 471 16 724 5 362 5 368 32 804 33 112 31 996 31 830 41 368 41 696 22 991 23049 2
8. Numberefrevemnetowcarried... .. 1...... .......... 4 161 491 5 451 880 22 248 800 33 785 015 24 814 519 42 850017 8 005 805 12 028 078 14 021 343 17 784 493 10291 797 22 511 115 11501977 14543 581 7797489 9282138 8
4. Numberofrevenuetonsarredonemle (thoands). ........... ...542 639 705 990 3 804 199 5 613 247 3 957 863 6 643 044 2 159 645 3 221 603 2 899 816 3 750 010 2 298 663 3 00 129 3 982 273 5 012 365 1 858 166 2243 732 4
reightrevenue(wholedollars). . . . ...... .8410905 10567627 .38 664 214 $53 537 839 $40 210 671 $61 684 629 114000 201 19 530 805 30 962 899 35 886 511 $24 244 468 $35 551 480 41 131108 47 851 339 19891154 2 924547 5
& Number of revenue paengers carried:
6-01, CommutaUto psenger ............... 2823 859 2 721 655 4643.010 4 727 378 7827 652 8 451 614 6 049 5 847 1 229047 1181002 1 36 570 1123340 2209590 2071366 26865 22730 6-01
6-02. Allotherpamnger. . . . . 2 443 800 2 564 422 2750182 2 917 979 7 389 888 8 226 835 294 263 356 391 2 2146 461 3 138 276 815 956 923 501 1755 200 2 061 113 492140 598385 602
6-08. Total . . .. . . . 5 267 659 5 286 077 7 393 192 7 645 357 15 217 540 16 678 449 300 312 362 238 3 445 508 4 319 278 2 052 526 2 046 841 3 964 720 4 132 479 519 005 621 115 6-08
7. Number of revenue paSenger carried one mile: . .
7-01. Commutaipaangera. 49 142 741 45 577 907 85 904 587 87 042 515 141 348 343 147 059 772 100 941 102 715 13 251 445 11 553040 20624 757 18 342 053 30603 530 28 678 141 199 549 193 248 7-01
7-02. Aluother pnger. .................. 115 757 115 126 613 646 223 577 646 255 428 610 329 340 593 372 385 902 25 898 955 30 188 945 148 121 042 208 567 356 112 434 183 131 880 130 312 3a9 652 352 629 022 74 099 686 85 718 323 7-0
7-08. Total . . . . . 164 899 856 172 191 553 309 482 233 342 471 125 470 688 936 519 445 674 25 999 896 30 291 660 161 372 487 220 120 396 133 058 940 150 222 183 342 993 182 381 307 163 74 299 235 85 911 571 7-08
8. Paengerreenue(wholedollars):
8-01 Commutationfarem. .. .................... 550 163 $521 690 874 518 $889 925 $1 355 297 $1 423 128 $967 $1 032 6143 820 $122 977 $205 466 $185 180 284 577 1B63 158 2 747 62 470 8-01
8-02. Alltherfare. . . . . .. 2 460342 2 640706 5 034 748 5 781 532 87099533 7933 295 571 521 68 675 3 007 4.15 3 587 859 2 118254 2 350369 5 694 228 6 058 08 144113 1 593907 8-02
08. Total. . . . . . 63010,505 63 162396 15909266 16 671457 18454 830 9 356 423 572 488 669707 307 151 235 3710836 2323720 2720 5355549 65978 805 5 6 321246 1443 883 1596377 88
9. Pamseger arv'etrainr revenue (whole dollars) . . . 63859432 4 179 293 $8 215 587 9 419 252 $10 613 403 $11 938 960 $873 450 $1 031 730 250 845 $6 459011 3 933 259 4 365 232 106 985 9 773 376 2 581 211 2 861178 9
10. Pamseger traln-lle. ..................... 1 902 180 2 006 617 5 084 149 5 540 194 6 464 112 7 029 503 793 472 813 020 4 830 912 5 161 838 3 990 980 4 045 719 6 945590 7 373 666 2775155 2900703 10
11. Paeramiles ........ .... 7 261 530 7 660 615 22 171 619 23 925 205 28 729 060 31 236 003 3 129 646 3 281 599 16 738 154 18 128 651 13 042 242 13 550 311 30 408 946 32 949 915 9 354 493 9 935 896 11
AVERAGES
FREeNT TBAjc:
12. Mile per revenue ton per road. . . . . 10.4 12.5 171.0 1661 19. 15.0 .67 206.8 210. 22 3 168. 346.2 34.6 3S. 12
perton- . . . . .5501.016.9 1.01 0.606 1.0680.957 1. 0.936 1.033 0.955 1.07. 18
16-L Reveue per ton-miler-mi (ent). .............. 1.0 .0.96 0. 1. 1.09 .1.o5501 .1."iW36.31 16-01
174-. Rev nueperpton ger perroad( dola ) . . . 20.19 0.19 0.19 0.19 ..7 (0.1 o. 0.18 0.12 0.10 20.7 0.16 0.1 0. o 0.1 17-01
AC OrnMA PAsso APn : T tA1.c: A2.0 9.8 1.. T 17. 13-..63- 7.
1 2.Mile. per passengerper road. . . . . ., 81. 87.5 .6 88.0 8.7 66.8 66. 137.8 2.8 178.0 171.1 150.6 102
16-L2. Revenue per passenger-mile (ent). 2.1 2. 2. 2.26 2. 2.21 2.21 .0 188 1.78 1.8 1.7 1.9 102
17-02. Revenueperpassengerperroad(dollars). . . ... 1.01 1.0 $1. $1.98 0.96 0 $1.9 1.88 1.36 $1.1. .60 $2.55 3. .9 17-02
TOTAL PA ENGEB ATIRAMC:
16-08. Milee per panenger per road. . . . ......... 1 7. 0.' 1.8 .1.8.12 17..1 86o.6. 87.6 06.8 9".0 16.716 1. 13. 7.143. 8. 1.6 -
0.862!i.0'2. 1611.00710 18

16-02. Revenue=per.pasenger-mile (cents. . . . 11.8 1.96 %. i." .7 1.82' 16-018f2'i21

17-08. Revenueper pa gerperroad (dod ).. . . .. 0.0 6 0.9 80. 6 0. $1.91 .18 0. P. 1. 51 1. ( 17:
18. Milevenu rpaeenger per train-mile. . . . ...86. 7 85.8 9 61.8 7.8 7. 32.8 38 33. 4B.6 33.8 37.1 1 .0 511. 268 18
19. Revenue pasenger-mile per car-mile. ... . . . 7 2.. l4.0 14.3 164 1 6 8.3 9.6 12.1 o. 7.9 .6 19


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS
REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Co pied from 131 reports of revenue traffic stattics representing 111 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


Statmet No. M-2(oosD)
Page 3


FOR FIVE MONTHS ENDED WITH MAY, 1938 AND 1937


UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM __----,-----------------------------O
ITEM NO.
;938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937

AGGREGATES
1. Miles of roadoperatedatcloseofmonth, freightservice.*. . . .... 233 639 234 501 57 332 57 579 44 382 44 468 131 925 132 454 1
2. Miles ofroadoperated atclose of month, passengerservice.* . ... 174 044 175 557 39 532 40 184 38 197 38 524 96 315 96 849 2
8. Number of revenue tons carried. . . . . 517 376 684 74c 779 378 258 718 676 402 340 385 112 924 012 150 513 702 145 733 996 193 925 291 8
4. Number o revenue tons carriedone mile (thousands). . . .. 110 664 984 152 765428 43 106 963 64 167 286 26 201 270 34 897 651 41 356 751 53700 491 4
5. Freightrevenue (wholedollars). ....... . . .... 1 071 521 959 $1 420 892 279 1430 163 469 8625 741 321 4226 022 778 $282076 443 $415 335 712 $513 074 515 5
6-0 Numberdnue engersrrid: . . . 101 360 313 106 009 820 77 506 277 81 989 479 6 494 229 6 446 823 17 359 807 17 573 518 6-01
6-of Allot ger.bwpaegersW .89 939 547 99 134 641 61 340 864 64752 738 13 697 877 17 265 854 14 900 806 17116049 6-02
6-08. Total . . . ... . . .191 299 860 205 144 461 138 847 141 146 742 217 20 192 106 23 712 677 32 260 613 34 689 567 608
7. Number of revenue passengrs carried one mile: ..........
7-01.. Comutatonepanger.ne... ........ . 1 681 853 879 1 718 908 204 1 364 603 212 1 405 636 653 66 090 702 61 934 309 251 159 965 251 337 242 7-01
7-02. Allotherpasengers. . . . .... 6 991766 710 7 787'807 982 33 85 219 022 3 636 034 203 1167 681 642 1 449 201 064 2438 866046 2702572715 7-02
7-08 Total. . . . . . 8 673 620 589 9 506 71,6 186 4 749 822 234 5 041 670 856 1 233 772 344 1 511 135 373 2 690 026 011 2 953 909 957 7-08
SPa Comm fars): . . . . 117 094760 #17 571 916 13-922728 14465 075 $716 661 $ 671 384 #2 455 371 12 435 457 01
8-02. Allother fares. . . . .... 145 300527 55 476 732 5 021 242 80 258 772 24 792 628 24 909 729 145486 657 48308 231 8-02
8-08. Total .. . . . . 62 395 287 73 048 648 88 943 970 94 723 847 125 509 289 627 581 113 647 942 028 50 743 688 8-08
9. Pasenger.service train revenue (whole dollars) . . ... 228751021 246451 873 15532 341 124963237 37628436 41 344 618 $75 590 244 80144018 9
10. Passengertrain-miles. . . . . .. 166 079 354 173 065 53a 67 572 207 71 677 096 30740049 31 618 338 67 767 098 69770101 10
11. Paengerea-miles. . . .. . . .... 683 227 397 718 824 941 293 436 737 311 946 27.4 126 190 465 133 107 041 263 600 195 273 771 626 11
AVERAGES
FR=rn Ta*Pnc: 2 204.6 166.6 159.232.0 231.9 283-8
12. Miles per revenue ton per road. . . . . .1. 9 0 0. % 12
18. Revenue per ton-mile (cents) . . . . 0. 0 99 0.869 9 18
14. Revenue per ton per road (dollars) . . . . ..o207 $1.90 11.66 1.4 $2.00 1.87 $.85
COMMTATION PAmSSNGB TACIC: 16.6 16.2 17.6 17.1 10.2 9.6 1.5 114. 15-01
15-01. Mile per passenger per road. . . . . 166 6.2 7.6 1. 9.6 14
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents) ... ........1.0201 1-.02 1.02 1.03 1.080 10. .8 16-01
17-01. Revenueperpassengerper road (dollars). .$....0. 17 0.17 $0.18 40.18 0.11$ 00.010 0- 01 17-01
AuLL OTHER PA=NOam TRAGIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . . . . 7...7 7..86 2552 6a 5."2 5. 16. 1579 16-02
16-02. Revenue per pamenger-mile (cents) . ...... ................ 2 2. 2.12 1.5 .W 162
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars).. . 1.62 1.57 22 1.24 11.81 .05 17-02
ToTAL PAemN sas aeC: T n. :
15-08. Mil per passenger per road. . . . . .4 46 34.2 61.1 6.7 85.2 15-08
16-08. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents) .... 2 g7^ 17-08
17-08. Revenue per p-a-e iperroad (dollars). . ......... .. .........$:5i0 .4 0A 6 *1 26 j.16 1 1. ..46 17-08
18. Revenue r a 0.1 .iD 9.le . . . 397 2. 18
19. Revenue p er per car-mile. .............. 27 1 2 ; 16.2 9.8 i1.'i 10.2 10. 19
*Ropreents a average of the mileage reported at t o lose of eaoh month within the period.




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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS
REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 11 report of revenue traffic aetiastics representing 21 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

PqR FIVE MONTHS MINDED WITHr MAY, ism AND 1i37


EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION NO.

1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 193 1937
AGGRUGATIES
1. Mioof md opecat domof month,6& scryle.... ......... . .. 7 297 7 311 25 81e 25 979 24 224 24 289 5925 5 929 38 457 38 539 45 621 45 826 56493 56 72 29 81 29 90 1
2. oWofroaindopevatatmofmonth, pemaerMervie,. . ......5764 5778 17 23d 17 680 16 532 16 72 5 367 93382 3283 33142 31899 31781 41399 42044 2301 2302
". Numbrmnrmuetocarrled ... ..................... 21 782 365 28777 901 112 701 696 169 983 457 124 234 615 203 579 027 39 420 585 57 955 219 73 503 427 92 558 483 46 700 812 71 862 682 58 418 256 74 132 792 40614 92 47 929 817 8
4. Number aoaametouaecrons eouiemmle (tUmumn). . ........2 814 408 3 621 846 19 951 146 28 656 265 20 341 409 331889 175 10738 208 15738 320 15 463 015 19159 331 11 558 415 15 966 632 199888s931 25616 001 9 90940 12117 858 4
5. Frghrevene(wholedoll s) ..... ... ........ 41 542448 53 814 053190258 994 $271810457 1198 362 027 300116 81 ?307946 7 957 014 155 714 849 429 116 488 171 147986434 198 87 994 2451076100295471197772 5
6. Nuaberofre umnet m e carriAd:
"T.-001.C..uu....... 15002 810 14413056 23089 663 24 115 287 39 413 804 4346113 49049 168 477 644518C 6278346 6207751 5881 526 1100844 11578e46 14360 11314 6-01
6-02.L ADot m r psm"age. . ......... ................12 664 003 12 494 050 13772 52 14003 826 34 904 38 38 254 86 1 695 358 1 932 739 12012 51 15 333 115 4087 6 0 4 820 505 8 351 92 9 364 379 2 461 2 2931165
6-01L TotaL. . .... ........................ .. 27 666 813 26907106 368b62 186 38119113 74318142 81715 99 1734407 2 101 216 1845769 212611461 10295411 10702 031 19360 368 20943 22 260483 304431 6-08
7. Number o ft M um s earried ome mile: . .
7-01.Comm nee .......251 154 204 236 165 917 416 832 98 432724 554 696 616 02 736 746 18 677 370 1 1 164376, 65 413 33 60769 933 99043 290 92722 787 15105, 324 157 684 78o 1060 35 92 67 -0
7 o pumr........................ 6035627*552 625 191 6301170048 4021 254748 4801 611 543 068 1756 094 09 144 773 233 6 2 312 2241022 908 40 286888 84 557626 315 621 650538 15017737 1 648a5755368 37976235 432346009 7-
7-M TotaL. .................. ...................... 854 781 756 861 357 5471 586 881 388 687 473 0342 308 1590902 492 840 27 145 450 6031 63 476 6001088 321741 347 658 773 656 669 605 714 373 325 1 652 533 69S1 806260 148 380 822 707 433 76 484 7


*12.891 559 3 271 735 26"4911806 28 462 449 135 637 877 6386524 Sa d 3 196 480 93499003 :21.596148 23410 726 60424 188 a11207340 763568 29035 407 742678 8065484
741000 969819 630 b29 14 57 42 373 56 445779697 63202454 5517005 62230683 24064108 11435656 612160724 2906525 3050587a8 74411 807708
9. P eresmalnerovume (whole dollar . ........ 20020 274 620917769 642,442 117 645912091 653069950 658133 377 64777 587 $5384-359 632 850849 035960259 19 111379 620346794 -'t3 557 103 146082 386 612921762 61371483 9
10. Pme498 652 9 4 199 25 614 97 27 103 000 32 58 579 34 728 89 4 008 712 4 078 196 26 731 337 27 540 142 19 668 625 19 495 842 4328 13 36 148 402 13 770 3 14 125 5 10
11. Pamemusrowmrllus............ .....366866041 38 077 368 112 674684 118 602 267 143 896 012 155 2666 39 16775 565 173536 317 109 414 900 115770 724 63174 721 63894 489 152 671555 160 672 975 4775391 4920416 11
AVERAGES
1,.11. per revue to per ra,........................................ 2 .1., 177.0 168.6 16 .7 156.6 272.4 "271.6 210.. '207.06."M 22.2 IV ".,5 .6.5 2b.0 2.8 1,
14.a pertompsraddllars). (... 1.., 6... 6.6. a.9g. 5 9 6 1 S 1 "Y 9.1, $1."9$2. It. i.40 13.425
OOMMNUTAMOI PAMMMI TaiMc:





TOTAL PA gOIX TWfIuC:
151.. lHPer.pee.Paerr...roe . . . .. ..16 16.. 416.117.9 1 177. .013.. 6.9 10.1 9.7 16.0 15.6 13.7 1: 7. 82 0




/ Repect a*paerrmadt of the .l4s.. reported. at th13 clo6 of eoh mo.th within the pe..o*. u.s.6ovE0NM1Tp1301INT3N OFFICE01088-o-770l
Sd po th Ch Oho Raa on aff lt th rgno op on of p gr o an nt of flood. ludg eh dta,th ge f 1 1601,a 17 ol b 12.7 ,0.9 ape
16- perpm erroe(t....0................................. 19 3.'7.62.63a.66.65466a2



M 1esea MoInc ua edata" eportedby the Chesapeake & Ohio Railway as comutataion traffic resulting frm the emergenoy operations Orpassengrl. serviceof account of flood. Roluding uroh dtaothe averageaf fr itemsm2 15-019 16..019n 17-01 would b 12.7 ml*e0e.95 cotsand$ 0.12,epeomotively.






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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS
REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 131 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 11. steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF JUNE, 1938 AND 1937


Statemut No. M-2 (oe-D)
..... JUNE, 1938
UNIV. OF FL LIB.JUNE1938
DOCU.ENTS DEPT.
I A


ITEMUNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM NO.
1938 1937 1938 1937 1958 1937 1938 1937

AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month, freight service. . . 233 408 234 325 57 276 57 497 44 393 44 476 131 739 132 352 1
2. Miles of road operated at close of month, passenger service. . . .. 174 312 175 337 39 462 40 122 38 146 38 480 96 704 96 735 2
3. Number of revenue tons carried. . . . . 107 556 637 158 419 176 52 928 740 81 127 265 21 687 740 29 090 680 32 940 157 48 201 231 8
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thousands). . . 21812 231 29 149 402 8341 711 11 806 377 4 975 392 6 423228 8 495 128 10919797 4
5. Freight revenue (whole dollars). . . . . .. $222419736 $281 432087 $87 737 014 $119 168 881 $43363268 $52315154 91319454 $109948052 5
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers. . . . . .. 18 154 741 20 700 112 14026 531 15 902 215 1 123 983 1 132791 3004 227 3665106 6-01
6-02. All other passengers. . . . . .. 18 664 899 21 128 531 12 906 662 13 907 674 2 517 360 3 520 115 3 240 877 3700742 6-02
6-08. Total. . . . . . .. 36 819 640 41 828 643 26 933 193 29 809 889 3 641 543 4 652 906 6 245 104 7 365 848 6-03
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile: . . .
7-01. Commutation passengers. . . . . .. 317 097 391 357 344 973 260 908 945 291 480 945 11 756 773 11 723 167 44 431 673 54 140 861 7-01
7-02. All other passengers. . . . . 1 571 556 603 1 806 420 861 719 993 065 811 298 063 179 743 411 252 471 741 671820 127 742 651 057 7-02
7-08. Total. . . . . . .. 1 888653 994 2 163 765834 980 902 010 1 102 779008 191500 184 264 194 908 716251 800 796791918 7-08
8. Passenger revenue (whole dollars):
8-01. Commutationfares.. . . . . . 3178242 $3556044 $2.613986 $2909 902 $125940 24103 $438 316 $ 522039 8-01
8-02. All other fares . . . . . 31 817 473 (34 954 066 #16 185 010 18 101 814 *3 598 991 4 368 604 (12033 472 12 483 648 8-02
8-08. Total. . . . . . . :34995 715 138 510110 (18798 996 121011716 83724 931 4492707 812471788 613005687 8-08
9. Passenger service train revenue (whole dollars). . . .. $48325095 $55 120325 $24140 887 $28 151348 $5679 995 $7082470 $18504213 19 886507 9
10. Passenger train-miles. . . . . . 32 525 217 34 342 126 13330 266 14 387 343 5 284 349 5 571 104 13 910 602 14 383 679 10
11. Passengercar-miles. . . . . . 134 654 967 143 245 297 58 362 456 63 423 384 18 558 153 20 266 887 57 734 358 59 555 026 11
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road. . . . .. 202.8 184.0 157.6 145.5 229.4 220.8 257.9 226.5 12
13. Revenue per ton-mile (cents). . . . . 1.0200 0.9650 1.052% 1.0090 0.8720 0.8140 1.0750 1.007% 18
14. Revenue per ton per road (dollars). . . . .. $2.07 $1.78 $1.66 $1.47 $2.00 $1.80 $2.77 $2.28 14
COMMUTATION PASEmNGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . . . .. 17.5 17.3 18.6 18.3 10.5 10.3 14.8 l4.8 15-01
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). . . . .. 1.000 1.000 1.000 1.000 1.070 1.06% 0.990 0.96% 16-01
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars). . . .. $0.18 $0.17 $0.19 $0.18 $0.11 $0r.11 80.15 $0.14 17-01
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . . . .. 84.2 85.5 55.8 58.3 71.4 71.7 207.3 200.7 16-02
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). . . . .. 2.020 1.953 2.25% 2.230 2.00o 1.753 1.79% 1.68% 16-02
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars). .. . . $1.70 $1.65 $1.25 $1.30 $1.43 $1.24 $3.71 83.37 17-02
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-08. Miles per passenger per road. . . . . 51.3 51.7 36.4 37.0 52.6 56.8 114.7 108.e 15-08
16-08. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents) . . . 1..85 1.78. 1.92 1.91 1.9.70 1.7 1.6 16-08
17-08. Revenueperpassengerper road (dollars). . . .. $0.95 $0.92 0.70 0.70 $1.02 $.97 2.00 1.77 17-08
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. . . . 58.10 7.6 76 6.2 47.4 515 55.4 18
19. Revenue passenger-miles per ar-mile. . . . 4.0 .1 16.8 17.4 10. 1.0 12.4 1.4 1
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile..............................1


Subject to revision


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
Compiled from 131 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing i l steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF JUNE, 198 AND 197


EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT

ITEM NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION NO.

1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1939 1937 1938 1957 1938 1937
AGGREGATES
L Miloof.roadoperatedatcloseofmonth,frehteervice........... ..7 25 7 308 25 804 25 905 24 213 24 284 5 944 5 927 38 449 38 549 45 609 45 822 56 321 56 619 29 809 29 911
2 Miloof road operated atcloseofmonth,pasmngerservice......5 75 798 17 204 17 600 16 503 16724 5 40 5 368 32 806 33 112 32 240 1 884 41 473 41 808 22 991 23 049
8. Numberofrevenuetonscarried ................ 5 863 528 5 231 839 23 057 287 35 5336 082 26 007 925 42 559 344 8 213 921 11 615 758 13 473 819 17 474 922 12 458 379 23 001147 12 551 862 15 798 670 7 929 916 9 401 414 8
4. Numberfrenetonscarrieonemile(thousands) ........... 485817 608 453 3711684 5013169 4144 210 6184773 2218692 3040084 2756700 3383144 24853484 3 683782 4 189 175 4972742 1842489 226273 4
5.Fltrevue(Ei )... ............ ................... 7804042 9670468 (57961795 650258187 $41971177 $59240226 914254272 *18577770 9108 996 33737384 626595136 635554922 44790563 051426993 *1 933 755 22966137 5
6. 2443357 2 615 90S 3 957 350 4687 690 7 25 824 8598616 35 425 3662 1 120 55 1 129129 1099 839 1 240956 1879 918 2 401 291 24 470 22859 01
6- All otherpass gers" .................. ......... 47551 55053 2764 331 2977 856 7 66 812 8 379281 305 943 354 154 2211 417 3165961 895 851 1 034907 1832 981 2047 446 512045 618 389
"Total. ...... ................................ ..... 4918876 516644 6 721 681 7665546 15292636 16977897 309368 357 816 3 331 975 4295090 1995690 2275863 3712899 4448737 536515 641248 6
7. Number of revenue s mergers carried one mile: ..... .
7-01. Computation r p .................. ... 42 535 217 45 486046 74 293 368 88212770 144 080 360 157782129 71 945 79265 11684 828 11 643902 18121 480 20 573 250 26139 687 33 368 501 170 506 199 110 7-1
7-02.Al other pasengers................... 125 947 283 133861725 251185015 286 336062 342860767 391 100276 278683795 33171098 151879616 219 300643 167 348 686 187 363224 421062340 456 869 451 83409101 98418382 7-
7-08. Total . ........................ 168 482 500 179 347 771 25 478 8 374 548 832 486 941 127 548 882 405 7 95 740 250 363 16 564 444 0 944 545 185 470 16 207 96 474 447 202 07 490 237 95 8 579 07 98 17 492
-eL Commutaton fa ................... . . ... ...484341 $508636 $ 772453 6901675 1 357 192 1499591 $806 $883 125134 $23220 $ a 187374 6209877 $248553 $309626" 6 9 *2 5
-Alother0fares....................274043 3 2937017 6039823 6855376 7396754 8309268 9 68 6828 03011 310 3685774 93048 311325295 382067 7454819 603094 1775 873
8- ..Total. . . . . . 3232774 3445806 6812276 67757051 58753946 9 9808859 a88487 683713 63136444 63808994 53235685 63A62833 7630620 (7764445 1605483 1778409 8-
9. Pamengerservice train revenue (whole dollars). ......... $4 119102 4 586368 69175258 L0 711 241 $10 848 527 $12 853739 B99 509 1 132 455 4 780 486 $5950015 $4939 582 5 448324 10 917 262 l1 448746 2 647369 2 989437
10. Pasener trainmiles. . . . ....... 1 918 840 2 001 887 5 012 360 5 474 393 6 399 066 6 911 063 755 903 777 156 4 528 446 4 793 948 4 097 536 4 160 407 7 163 354 7 424 572 2 649712 2 798 700 1
11 Pegerar-miles. . . . . ... 7 516 359 7 835 119 22555975 24 532774 28290 122 31 055491 2949507 3137982 15608646 17128905 14424042 15107934 34219041 34466547 9091275 9 980 545 1
AVERAGES

12. Miles er revenue to perw ra ... . .. .116 6 0 o 1504 o.01.69 .11 1. 0.7 1. & 10' 18
18. Revenue per ton-mile (cents... .1. 1.54 .01.0. 11?* 91761.60 0.o6 6k*2.111.5 0.99)7037.371.16 62..1 *.5.114
14. Revenueper ton per road (dollr) . ... ................ .62.02 1.5$1.657
15-01. Miluper peager per roed. .................... ..17.14 17.4 18. 18.8 18. 3 21.0 21.6 10. It 10. 16.5 16.6 13.913.97. 1
16-01. Rem e pasengermle (cents).................. 1.1 1.12 1.0 1.020 I: : 1.120 1.111.07 010,1.o1.020.0.31.
.0 O% 20 $0.19 so. to 0 2 4 so 1 to
17-01. Revenueperpsuengerper road (dollars). $.............. is0.20 60.19 0 6. j20.21$ 6.11 *0.11 0.17 0.1730.1
15-02. Miloesper pssager per road(................ .............20.9 24.15 90.9 96.2 O.6 6O.7 911. 913.76 6.7.69.3186.6.161.0229.7.223.1 162.1h 15-0
16-02. Revenue per pugerimile.o(cents)12.W$20:M20.11................. ..6....................16% 2..9% 2.100 2 .3 2.16" 2. 2.1 2. 1.96 1.% 1.$20% 1.7_.0" 1.75 1.6 -19% 1.0% 16-02


16-O Rvuper (ent2%2.09' 26.0% .80% 2.O11. 1.6 01.92 01. 1 00$2.77 17-08
1-0.R. emseperp nerperrodica )..... .............1 61 .0.57690 1.0.8. :522
18. Revenue pasenger-miies per tran-mile...................6.7.9.6.7637.0'6 31 850
19. Revenue-pauengr-miles per car-mile.. .......... .............. 22.11 22.91115.3 1721955-13.5a1614.2 9:,


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS
REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 131 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 11l steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


Statement No. M-220 (os-D)
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FOR SIX MONTHS ENDED WITH JUNE, 1938 AND 1937


UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM NO.
1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937

AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month, freight service.* . . ... 233 602 234 471 57 325 57 565 44 383 44 469 131 894 132 437 1
2. Miles of road operated at close of month, passefiger service.* . . 174 074 175 522 39 521 40 174 38 171 38 516 96 382 96 832 2
8. Number of revenue tonsarried. . . . . 624 9335321 905 198 545 311 647 416 483467 650 134 611 752 179 604 382 178 674 153 242126 513
4. Numberofrevenuetons carriedonemile(thousands). . . 132477 215 181914829 51448674 75973663 31176662 41320879 49851879 64620287 4
5. Freightrevenue (wholedollars). . . . . 1 293 941 695 $1 702 324 365 $517 900 483 $ 744 910 202 $269 386 046 334 391 597 $506 655 166 623 022 566 5
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers. . . . . 1.19515054 126709932 91532 808 97891 694 7618212 7579614 20364034 21238624 6-01
6-02. All other passengers. ... . . . 108604444 120263 082 74 247 524 78 660412 16 215 237 20785 969 18 141 683 20816701 6-02
6-08. Total. . . . . . . 228 119 498 246 973 014 165 780 332 176 552 106 23 833 449 28 365 583 38 505 717 42055 325 6-08
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile: . . .
7-01. Commutation passengers. . . . . .. 1 998 951 270 2 076 253 177 1 625 512 157 1 697 117 598 77 847 475 73 657 476 295 591 638 305 478 103 7-01
7-02. All other passengers. . . . . 8563323241 9594228 843 4105212015 4447332 266 1347425053 170.1 672 805 3110686173 3445223772 7-02
7-08. Total, . . . . . .. 10 562 274 511 11 670 482 020 5 730724 172 6 144 449 8-64 1 425 272 528 1 775 330 281 3 406 277 811 3 750 701 875 7-03
8. Passenger revenue (whole dollars):
8-01. Commutation fares . . . . . $20273002 $21127 960 $16536714 $17374977 $842601 $795 487 $2 893687 $2957496 8-01
8-02. All other fares... . . . . . 177 117 998 $190430 799 991206250 $98 360 587 $28 391 61 31278333 $57520129 60791879 8-02
8-08. Total . .. . . . . 197 391 000 $211558 759 $ 107742 964 $115 735 564 $29 234 220 $32073 8d0 $60 413 816 $63749375 8-08
9. Passenger service train revenue (whole dollars). . . .. #277 076 117 $301 573 105 $ 139 673 227 $ 153 111 491 $43 308 431 $48 427 089 $94 094 459 $100 034 525 9
10. Passenger train-miles. . . . . ... . 198507400 207323130 80902473 86064439 36024398 37201908 81580529 84056783 10
11. Passengercar-miles. . . . . . 817444 801 862070 237 351799 194 375 369 657 144748618 153373 928 320896989 333326 652 11
AVERAGES--
FREIGHT TRAPIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road. . . . . 212.0 201.0 165.1 157.1 231.6 230.1 279.0 266.9 12
18. Revenue per ton-mile (cents) . . . . ... 0.977# 0.9360 1.007% 0.980o 0.86a4% 0.8090 1.016, 0.964, 18
14. Revenue per ton per road (dollars). . . . .. $2.07 $1.88 $1.66 $1.554 $2.00 $1.86 $2.84 $2.57 14
COMMUTATION PAssENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . . . . 16.7 16.4 17.8 17.3 10.2 9.7 14.5 14.4 15-01
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). ................1.010 1.02% 1.020 1.02% 1.080 1.08% 0.9.8s 0.97 16-01
17-01. Revenueperpassengerperroad (dollars) . . $0.17 $0.17 $0.18 $0.18 $0.11 $0.10 $0.14 $0.14 17-01
ALL OTHER PAsNGNER TRArFMC:
15-02. Miles perpasengerperroad. . . . . 78.8 79.8 55.3 56.5 81 819 7 16. 1 2
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents) . 2.07. 1.98. 2.22. 2.2,1 2.11% 1.84%. 15.80 1.76g 16-02
17-02. Revenueperpassengerper road (dollars) . . ... $1.63 $1.58 $1.23 $1.25 $1.75 1.50 $3.17 2.92 17-02
TOTAL PwAssENE TkA c: 7.3 34.6 .8 59.8 62.6 88.5 89.2 15-0
15-08. Miles per passenger per road. . . . . 46. 473 34.6 34.8 59.8 62.6 88.5 89.2 1-0
16-08. Revenue per passengerile(cents). ... . . 1.87 1.81 1.88% 1.88% 2.05% 1.810 1.77% 1.70% 16-08
17-08. Revenue per paen perroad . . 0.87 0.86 0.65 (0.66 $1.23 $1.13 $1.57 $1.52 17-08
18. Revenue passener es per train-mile. . . . 53.2 56.5 70.8 71.4 39.6 47.7 41.8 44.6 18
19. Revenue passenermiles per ear-mile. . .2,9 1.5 16. 16.4 9.8 ll.6 10.6 11.3 19

Represents an average of the mileage reported at the lose of each month within the period.











INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS
REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 131 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 1141 ateaa railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT. INCLUDED)

FOR SIX MONTHS ENDED WITH JUNE, 1938 AND 1937


EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT

ITEM NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION NO.

1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937
AGGREGATES
1. Milesfradoperatedatcloeofmth,frghterve . . 7291 7311 25 81 25 967 24 223 24 87 5928 5 928 38 455 38 541 45 619 45 826 56 464 6 704 29 81 29 907 1
2. Milesofroadoperatedatcloeeof month, psenger rvice.*. . . 5764 5781 17 23 17 67 16 526 16 726 5363 5 379 32 808 33 137 31 957 31 799 41 412 42 004 23 01 23 029 2
8. Numberofrevenuetonsarried......... ......... 25645893 34009 740 135758 982 203319 53 150242 540 246138371 47 634 506 69 570 977 86 977 246 110 033 40 59159191 94863 820 70970118 89931.46 48544 84 5731231 8
4. Numberofrevenuetonsearriedonemile (thousands)........... 3300 225 4 230 281 23 662 83 33669 434 24 485 61 38073 948 12956 900 18 778 404 1821976 22542 47 14041 899 19 650 414 24058 10 3 8 748 11751 874 14 581 131 4
5. Freightrevenue(wholedollar). .... 493469490 63 484 521 22220 78 322068 44 240 333204 359 357 037 84562218 116 534784 )184 82828 217 856 813 614083 307 183 541 356 6243608557 296737753119 963 302142743 457 5
6. Number of revenue passenger carried:
6-01. CommutaUonpamsengers. . ... . . 17446167 170289645 27047 013 28 80977 47039 628 52059752 52474 /172 139 7565738 7407 475 7307 600 7122 482 12888363 13980137 168071 136005 -01
-02. All otherpassengers. . . . . 1513952 15044587 16536852 16981682 42571150 46634143 1 991301 2 286893 14223936 18499 076 4983501 5855412 10184904 11411825 2973278 3549464 602
6-08. Total . . . . . . 32585 689 32073 552 4358386 45 784 659 8961077 98 693 89 2 043 775 2459032 21789674 25906 55 12291101 1'2 977 894 23073267 25 39196 3 141349 3685469 08
7. Number of revenue paenger carried.one mile: . .
7-01. Cmmnutatonp enger .................. 293 689 421 281 651 963 491126335 520 937 324 840696382 894 528 311 749 315 /1243 641 77 098 160 72413 835 117 164770 113 296 037 177 196 011 191053 281 1 230 857 1 128 785 7-01
7-02. All other aenger. 729 574835 759053 3551 421 23334 1 541084 541 954 403 835 2147194 369 172637 028 195 483 322117478802 506 189 483 724 975001 809013 762 192253971 2105444 81 463 171457 530765191 7-02
7-08. Tota . . . . . 1023 264 2561040705 318 912 359 6998 062021 86 2 795 100 2173041722 680 173 386343 196 726 9631 251686185 578603 31 842 139 771 922309 799 2099735 726229649810 464402314 531893976 7-0
8. Pasenger revenue (whole dollar):
8-01. Commutationfae . . . . .3333782 3 206 720 5 109761 5 396 657 8 093 171 8771 600 6780 / 18 885 6835 821 6776 602 1 198 842 1 163 261 $1 678 121 61780 097 $16 724 14 138 8-01
2. Allotherfa. ................... 15639992 (6 208 905 632531627 635 317 82 43034631 946833857 *3 784 161 4 181 833 62460745 27096 50 3 472 499 14 460 896 *35 017 751 36490226 9029879 9841357 8-02
8-08. Total. . . . . .... 18 973 774 19 415 825 37 641 388 $40714 482 51127 802 5605457 3790941 4 200 718 25 443 27 27873102 14 671 341 15623 557 36695872 38270323 9046603 9855495 8-08
9. Passenger ervice trarevenue (whole dollars). . . . $24 139 377 $25 504 137 $51615 372 56 620 23S 63918 478 $70987 11 $5 677 096 6 516 814 37 63133 41910275 $24050961 25795118 $54 474 364 57 531 132 $15 56 134 16 708 275 9
10. Passengertrain-miles. .. ..................... 11417 492 11 847 086 30627 336 32577393 38 657 645 41639 960 4764615 4 855 352 31 259 78 32346 55 23 766 161 23656 249 41 491492 43 572 974 16 322876 16827 56 10
11. Pauengerear-mlus. . . . . . 44382400 45912 486 135 230695 143135041 172 186 135 1863322 130 19725072 20474 299 125 023 546 132899 62 77 598763 79002423 186453032 195139 52 56845194 59184707 11
AVERAGES -
FamoHT TRAamC:
12. Mle per revenue ton per road . ... .................. .1287 121..6 1"6 272.0 269.9 209.5 20 237.4 207.1 339.0 0.1 21.1 20.
18. Revenue per ton-mile (cents) . .57 0.2 0 .5 0.96 0.9 0 1.01 18
14. Revenue per ton per road (dollar). . . ... 1.92 1.87 .1.68 1.58 1.0 1.6. (1.68 62.12 (1.98 $2..2 1.-3 $3. $330 62.7
COKMUTATION PANm NO= TRAAcO:
15-01. Miles per paaaenger per road . ............16. 16.5 18.2 16.1 17.9 17.2 16.3 / 7. 2 10.2 9.8 16.0 15.9 13.7 13.7 7. 8. 11-01
16-01. Revenue perpassenger-mle (cent). 1. 1.19. 1.0. 1.4 1.0 0? 0.98 0 0 11.1.08 1.070 1.024 1:O 05 0 9 11 12 :S
17-01. Revenueperpassengerper0road(dol7.). . . . 60.196 0.19 $ 0.19$ 0.19$ 017 0.17 go:. 0.0.100.16 016 1: $:01 0:$ 00:1
ALL OTHxa PsABNGER TRAmIC:
15-02. MilesPperpassengerperr rad..... ........ . 48..2 50.5 85.9 90.7 45.96 46.0 66.7 85.5 82.6 81.4 145.54 138.2 188.8 184.5 155.8 19.5 16-02
16-02. Revenue per paaenger-mlle (cents). ............... .. 2.14 2.29.29% 2.20% 226.81 1 209% 1.,0% 1,8 79 1.82% 1.72 95 1.8% 16-02
17-02. Reveneperpasengerperroa doadoMiara). . . . $1..03 ..... 01.0 1.97 62.00 .1.01 61.00 41.90 61.83 61:73 61.46 $2:70 1.6 36(03:44 6277 1-02
ToTAL PASeNOER TAimc:
15-08. Miles per pape enger per road . . . 31. 32. 4 45.0 31.2 308 o0.0 57.5 60.9 68.5 71.1 91.0 90. 17.8 44. 1-08
1-08. Revenue per passenger-mile (cent) 1.85 1.687 1. # 1.97# 1.63# 1.8I0 2.19# 2.H1% 2.01 1.7q7 1.7940 1.b9 1. 1.670 1.95( 1. 18-08
17-08. 1Even rperareegererp r(do.). . 0.58 0.61 0.86 0.89 0o.5? 0.56 1.8 $1.71 61.17 $1.o0 $1.19 $1.20 $1.9 61.51 62.88 62.67 17-08
18. Revenue pneimger-mt per train-mile. . . . 89.6 87.8 62.4 6 3 71 7036 40 .0 4.O 411.9 1. 52.7 28.5 31.6 18
19. Revenue pasenger-mlles per car-mile. ............ .......3.1 22.7 14.1 14461 18.8 96 0061 1. 2 90 19


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Mepresents an average of
so items include data reported by the Chesapeake & Ohio Rail ey as commatation traffic resulting from the emergenor operation of passenger service on sooount of flood. Excluding such data,


U. &GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFIE93-705
the averages for Items 15-01v 16-01v and 17-01 would be 1.30 miles, 0.96 cents, amd $0.12, pespectlvbly,





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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS
REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Caapledw from 131 reports of revenue traffic statistics represmting l41 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF JULY, 1938 AND 1937


UNIV. F FL I.


UNIV. OF FL LIB.




U.S. DEPOSITORY


sitdmemt No. M-20 (o.D)

I JULY, 1938


UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM _- NO.
1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937

AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at dose of month, freightservice. . . .. 233 262 234 202 57 273 57 422 44 280 44 476 131 709 132 304 1
2. Miles of road operated at close of month, passenger service. . . .. 173 975 175 458 39 456 40 118 38 097 38 520 96 422 96 820 2
8. Numberofrevenuetons carried. . . . . 112 828 359 161 841 269 52614 148 78 033 472 23 352 725 29636640 36861486 54171157 8
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thousands). . . 23 817 904 30 596 724 8 784 389 12 040 129 5 378 575 6 634 944 9 654 940 11 921 651 4
5. Freight revenue (whole dollars). . . . . .. $237 757 317 $292 689 321 $87 926 509 $117 330 727 $45 103 485 $52 887 611 $104 727 323 $122 470 983 5
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers. . . . . 17649 318 18 725 136 13784 333 14 653657 1038 518 990583 2826467 3080896 6-01
6-02. All other passengers. . . . . .. 20 589 264 24 205 680 14148 808 16 181 993 2 747 586 3 789 952 3692 870 4233735 6-02
6-08. Total. . . . . . .. 38 238 582 42 930 816 27 933 141 30 835 650 3 786 104 4 780 535 6 519 337 7 314 631 6-08
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile: . . .
7-01. Commutation passengers . . . . 328 570 757 338 859 603 274 341 719 283 054 557 10 698 481 9 947 210 43 530 557 45 857 836 7-01
7-02. All other passengers. . . . . 1789092 398 2098 826779 8-31772 607 978 294 405 205 587 668 284 961 974 751 732 123 835570400 7-02
7-08. Total . . . . . .. 2 117 663 155 2 437 686 382 1 106 114 326 1 261 348 962 216 286 149 294 909 184 795 262 680 881 428 236 7-08
8. Passenger revenue (whole dollars):
8-01 Commutation fares. . . . . 3 242 792 $3 346107 $2704 862 $2 794 129 $116 408 $106644 $421 522 $445334 8-01
8-02. Allother fares. . . . . . 4 767 787 $38683 673 17 907 089 $ 0235071 3 911 787 4 782 059 *12 948 911 $13 666 543 8-02
8-08. Total. . . . . . ... $38010 579 $42 029780 $20611 951 $23 029200 (4 028 195 4 888703 $13370433 14111877 8-08
9. Passenger service train revenue (whole dollars). . . .. $49582 889 $56 643624 $25280033 $29 464 420 $ 5 758 606 $7048558 $18544 250 $20130646 9
10. Passenger train-miles. . . . . . 33965 883 36 205 704 14007 735 15 142 674 5 419 694 5 743 759 14538 454 15 319 271 10
11. Passengercar-miles. . . . . . .. 147 037 565 158 218 874 64638 411 70 079 264 19 621 335 21 597 125 62 777 819 66 542 485 11
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road. . . . .. 211.1 189.1 167.0 154.3 230.3 223.9 261.9 220.1 12
18. Revenue per ton-mile (cents). . . . . 0.99 0.957 1.002 0.97 0.39 0.797 1.0 1.027 18
14. Revenue per ton per road (dollars). . . . .. $2.11 1.81 .67 1.0 1.93 78 2. 2.26 14
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . . . .. 18.6 18.1 19.9 19. 10.3 10.0 15.- 14.9 15-01
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents) . . . 0.99 0. 0.99 0.99 1. 1.07T 0.97# 0.97 16-01
17-01. Revenueperpassengerperroad (dollars). . . . $0.18 .0.18 0.20 o.9 $0. $0.11 0.i $O.i4 17-01
ALL OTHER PAsENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . . . . .86.9 86.7 58.8 60.5 7.8 75.2 203.6 197.. 15-02
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). . . ... 1 1.8 2.1 2.071 i.LI 0 1.68% 1.720 1.611 16-02
17-02. Revenueperpassengerperroad (dollars). . . .. .1. $1.60 $1.2 1.25 $1.4 $1.26 $3.51 3.23 17-02
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-08. Miles per passenger per road. . . . . 55.4 56.s. 39.6 40.9 57.1 61.7 122.0 10 108
16-08. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents) . . . 1.79 1. 1.8 1
17-08. Revenueperpassengerperroad (dollars). .. . . ... 0.99 90.74 $0.7 1.06 $1.02 $20 $1.9 1708
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. . . . 62.3 .3 79.0 8183 39.9 51. .7 18
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile. . . ... .4 15. 17.1 1.9 11.03 13.7 12.7____ 13.2 1920


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS
REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 131 reports of revenue traffto statistics representing 2bs atesa railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR TMH MONTH OF JULY, I= AND 1937


EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT

ITEM NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION NO.

1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 193 1938 19N7 193 1937 1938 1937 1938 197 198 197
AGGREGATES
1. Milmofrodopeatedatclmfmondth.reigtervice. 7 255 7 308 25 804 5 87 24 214 24 230 5 944 5 927 38 336 38 549 45 609 45 817 56 295 56 619 29 80 29 868 1
2. Mileof roadoperated at loeofmonth, pamenger ervice. 5 748 5 817 17 204 17 600 16 504 16701 5 321 5 368 32 776 33 152 31 960 31 971 41 473 41 800 22 989 23 049 2
Numberofreoenueto' ried. . . . 7464359 4 846 840 22 344645 31894681 26523064 41 291951 9134662 11935 636 14218063 17701004 12 746059 24612861 15230971 18769881 8884456 10788415 8
4. Numberof tvenuetoe .arriedonemile(thousand). ... 486 323 596 916 3 893 986 5 02991 4404180 6413301 2436445 3153850 2942130 3481094 2 804149 3923517 4845 788 5 54 569 2005003 2 413 56 4
6. rekightrevenue (holedollar). ...... .... $7623 527 178038 37 797 973 48 952 246 i42 503 009 0 59 206 443 15 586 278 19 243 226 629 517 207 333 644 385 $28 614 040 $37 505 838 353 888 956 359915053 22 24327 32S 050 093
6. Number of revenue pamgere carried:
6-01. Commutaon pager. ............... 8 911 89790 3803916 3 945 588 767150 8 410 16 2714 2392 1035 804 988191 1067 566 1047284 1733689 2009 818 2212 23800 6-01
6-02. All thr pssengers. .. .. ... . 436 8778147 974274 3 49 90 876 7 299098 9 907 947 375 248 415 7529 2372 338 3 374 193 1065 747 1 301 463 2 053 235 2815 59 573 088 716 682 63
-. Totl . . . . 4884347 5076050 6778190 7441489 16270604 18318111 377 962 418151 3408 148 4362384 2133313 2348747 3788924 4225408 597 10 740482 6-
7. Number of revenue ca criet one muil:
7-01. Comutasienlgelr . . . ... 43 579 380 41 97 0 74 832 179 76 091718 155 930 20 165665 814 61 596 54330 10636 88 9892880 18554814 17778676 24806656 27884086 169087 195074 7-01
7-02. All hpamsegers. . . . . .. 14 158366 157 26459 29768336 344 983 349 391936 60 476046461 31 518 203 37069801 17406946 247892 17 192934924 22380327 46862991 00 978 062 91934208 112 278 011 7-02
7-0L. TotaL .. . .. ..... . .. 185731 686 198561680 372 515815 421075067 547 866 825 641712275 31579 799 37124131 184706350 257785053 211489738 240099003 491669647 528862148 92103 295 112 47 085 7-0
& Pamenermene (whole dollars):
Co. . . . . 296 461 44 763 616 773 659 458 90 558 926 73 622 115 735 10602 18667 8 408 2131 260366 54 801
8-02 Allotherfar 3 0736 310 289 6 518 349 7 396197 316 374 5$28 582 583 07 702 654 388 480 4 079 405 371 773 33670017 97 214 039 768 7 4 934 9 758 -2
Total. . . . . . 1355466 771 8 781965 8 169856 9773324 11087508 83980 0327 444 215 4185427 3458640 3852.419 04 345 (300134 707448 9324 8
9. Pasmger service train revenue (whole dollars). .......... (.. 4397454 4I826714 92963083 (11 388410 11586496 132496296 35o5130 $1041969 $4903476 6006589 $49988422 56637383 $109103552 11483506 635 476 3 009 77 9
10. Peneger tran-miles. . . 00779 2145 643 5 262653 5755 515 6737303 7241516 775814 791470 4643880 4952289 4404415 4518357 7395855 7890630 738 184 910284 10
11. Passengecar-mile . . 8 17 764 9 267 99 24 744 591 26 641 641 31 376 05 34 169 631 3 108 094 3 264 312 16 513 241 18 32 813 16 588 734 17 743 57 36 465 196 38 174 845 9 723 889 10 624 064 41
AVERAGES
Famnon Tunwc:
12. MMil per revenue ton per road. .2.2................1*3.2 174.3 157.7 166.1 15 266.7 26k.E 206. 196. 220.0 1 19.2 2975 225n7 -T 12
1M. Revenue per ton-mile (cents : : ): 1 : : : : W : : : : 5370 0.940 0.97309 0.%0.6640.6wo1.00 0.9 1i101!L11120 1.1060 i 18

CommUTAImN PAmrNOum TaArlu:
16-01. Miles per paen..er per road . .01.... 0. .. 10. 0 17.4 17.0 l -
17-01. Revenueperpengerperrod (dollars). . . . 0.21 o0.20 o0.20 o0.20 so.19 so.+9 S0.D 0.2 10.2 1o. .10:18 ( :o.3 o 1o.1 3a1 101
AuLLOrumPAaeNmaTzAuM:
15L-02. Miuper peogerperroad. . . . . 55.2 56.6 100.1 98.7 5.6 .0 84.0 89.2 73. 73 181.0 170.8 27.4 226.1 160.2 7 1-2
1L-02. Revenue perpimn.er-pier (dI. 1 .. 2,,:.....:.:..16 1 .1190 2.9
16-t2 Revenueper psmgerme (dlar. 2.1$ 1.1 2:l0 2.2 0 .3 SO 03 0: :9
TOTAL PAmENz, TAu=C :
15-06. Mileper pmenei(rper road. . . . . 3100 NI 56.6 3.75 83.6 88.8 54.2 5.2 "a 1022 12. 125.2 Ilk
16-03. Revenue per peuenir-mile ('enta . 1.983.6 :Lg% 1.W i.6X 0..0 16-o8
17-04L. Revenue T 'peMerMe roadpr (doaia). . . 0.196 (.8 17
710Reu.9.N 11.., pMnn_ 1pe _____ 12. ____ f_ __ 8. __1. __. 1.5









INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS
REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 131 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 1 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


Statement No. M- 2 (oe-D)
Page 3


FOR SEVEN MONTHS ENDED WITH JULY 1938 AND 1937


UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM NO.
1930 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937

AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month,freight service?. . . 233 550 234 435 57 315 57 544 44 368 44 471 131 867 132 420 1
2. Miles of road operated at close of month, passenger service.* . ... 174 056 175 510 39 510 40 164 38 161 38 517 96 385 96 829 2
3. Numberofrevenueons carried. . . . . 737 761 680 1 067 039 814 364 261 564 561 501 122 157 964 477 209 241 022 215 535 639 296 297 670 8
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thousands). . . 156 295 120 212 511 553 60 233 063 88013 792 36 555 237 47 955 823 59 506 820 76 541 938 4
5. Freight revenue (whole dollars). . . . . .. $1 531599012 (1 995013687 $605 826 992 862240 929 314489531 $387 279 208 611382489 $745493 550 5
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers. . . . . .. 137164372 145435068 105317141 112545351 8656730 8570197 23190501 24319520 6-01
6-02. All other passengers. . . . . 129192994 144466 222 88396331 94842405 18962110 24573381 21634553 25050436 6-02
6-08. Total.. . . . . . 266 357 366 289 901 29C 193713 472 207 387 756 27 618 840 33 143 578 45025 054 49369956 6-08
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile: . . .
7-01. Commutation passengers. . . . . .. 2 327 522 027 2 415 112 78C 1 899 853 876 1 980 172 155 88 545 956 83 604 686 339 122 195 351 335 939 7-01
7-02. All other passengers. . . . . .. 10 352 412 929 11 693 046 553 4 936 984 457 5 425 626 671 1 553 010 176 1 986 625 710 3 862 418 296 4 280 794 172 7-02
7-08. Total. . . . . . .. 12 679 934 956 14 108 159 333 6 836 838 333 7 405 798 826 1 641 556 132 2 070 230 396 4 201 540 491 4 632 130 111 7-08
8. Passenger revenue (whole dollars):
8-01.Commutationfares. . . . . . 23515794 024474067 $19241576 (20169 106 $959009 902 131 $3315 209 $3402830 8-01
8-02. Allother fares . . . . . ... 11890 621 229 126 996 09 113337 18 595 658 32 308244 36072 916 70469 040 (74458422 8-02
8-08. Total. . . . . . .35 406415 253 601 063 28 354 913 38 764 764 33 267 253 36975 047 73784 249 77 861 252 8-08
9. Passenger service train revenue (whole dollars). . . .. $326667684 (358 217 374 $164 953 263 $182580 557 $49067038 $55475 647 (112 647 383 120161170 9
10. Passenger train-miles. . . . . . 232473283 243516 368 94 910 208 101 207 113 41 444 092 42933 201 96 118 983 99376054 10
11. Passengercar-miles. . . . . . 964 482 365 1 020 284 317 416 437 604 445 444 127 164 369 953 174 971 053 383 674 808 399 869 137 11
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road. . . . .. 211.9 199.2 165.4 156.7 231.. 229.2 276.1 258.3 12
18. Revenue per ton-nmile (cents). . . . . .. 0.9.999 1.006 0.9400.860 0.808 1.027 0.97 18
14. Revenue per ton per road (dollars). . . . .. $.2.08 1.87 (1.66 $1.54 $1.99 $1.85 2.82.52 14
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . . . .. 17.0 16.6 18.0 17.6 10.2 9.8 14.6 14.4 15-01
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents) . . . .. 1.010 1.01% 1.010 1.020 1.080 1.08% 0.980 0.97% 16-01
17-01. Revenue per passengerperroad (dollars). . . .. 0.17 0.17 0.18 ,0.18 0.11 00.11 (0.14 (0.1. 17-01
ALL OTHER PASNGe TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . . . .. 80.1 80.9 55.9 57.2 81.9 80.8 176.9 170.9 15-02
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). . . . .... 2.05% 1.96% 2.210 2.19% 2.08% 1.82 1.829 1.7 16-02
17-02. Revenueperpassengerperroad (dollars). .. . . .1.64 $1.59 1.23 (1.25 $1.70 T1.47 3.23 *2.97 17-02
TOTAL PASSNGER TRAFFIC:
15-08. Miles per passenger per road. . . . .. .47.6 148.7 35.3 35.7 59.4 62.5 93.- 93.8 16-08
16-08. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). . . . 1.86 1.80 1.88 1.7 2.030 1.79 1.7 1.68 16-08
17-08. Revenueper pasengerper road (dollars) . . .. .0.88 ,0.t 0.66 0.67 21.20 1.12 1. (1.58 17-08
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile . . .... 54.5 579 72.0 73.2 39.6 48.2 43.7 46.6 18
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile. . . . .13.1 13.8 16.4 1.6 10.0 11.8 11.06 19

Represents an average of the mileage reported at the close of each month within the period.










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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS
REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 131 reports of revenue traffic statistloa representing 211 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR SEVEN MONTHS ENDED WITH JULY, 1938 AND 1937


EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM
ITEM NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION NO.

1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937
AGGREGATES
L Mlsof operaatleolmonthrightseree.* * * 7 885 T 309 25 805 25 94 24 221 24881 5930 5 928 38438 384 45 617 45 35643 56 69 29 811 29905 1
2. Miles of operated omnth, paenger ervice.* ....... .5 76 1 5 78 17 226 17 657 16 523 16 721 5 337 5 378 32 804 33 139 31 956 31 8 41 4 41 97 2300 23 031 2
S. Number of uetonsaed. 29 392 332 3 856 580 158 103 628 235 214220 176 765 604 887 430 322 56 769 18 81506 613 101 195 30 127734 409 71 905 250 119 476 681 86 20108 108 701 34 57 429 30 8 119 646 8
4. NumberofLrevenueto edone mile (thousands). 3786448 4 827 197 27536 816 38 699346 28 889 799 4448724 15393 45 21932254 21161 892 0233569 16 846048 23573 93 28 903 89- 36 173311 13756877 16794696 4
5. Freight revenue(whodollam). . . . . 56970 017 78 656 53594266 018 76 6 371 00 890 0282 838 212 3418 563 480 100 148 496 41.35 778 010 214 341 0356251501198 $171697 347 0221047 .94 6297497513 $356 652 807S142 187 6294167 793 549 5
6. Numberoftrevenue carried:
6-01. oummmpenge...1 . . . 1 9755078 19 368688 3085092 32748565 54711134 60469918 55188 174531 8601542 8395666 8375166 8 169 76 14624052 15989 94 191883 139805 6-01
6-l-A other]p meigr. . . . 17714958 17822734 19511128 20477583 51 17024556 542 088 2365836 2700112 16596274 21 875 269 6049248 715687 12238135 1362741 3547166 4866146 602
-O8. Tota. .. . . . . ...... 37 47003 37149 608 50362057 3328 148 105 881379 117 01200 8421024 2874643 25 197 816 3026893 14 424414 15326 64 26862191 29617364 3738449 4425 95 6-08
7. Number of revenue g carried one mile:
7-01. pegr* .... 337 68 741 322 948 988 565 958 533 597 029 42 996 626 60 1 060 194 12 810 911 / 897 971 87 735 04 82 304 71 135 719 584 131074 71 202 002 667 218 937 367 1 399 94 1 3 859 7-01
7 All other 871727801 916 317 9501 718 917 0521 886 067 91 346 34020 2 623 840 83 204152686 2544054348 857 490754081 656 917909 92 031334 08 2 389 402 70 2 6064822 88 555105 665 643037 208 7-02
7-. Total . . ............ 1 089959421 239866938 284 875 56 483096 9333 342 966 808 5 683 434 95 204963597 233842 025L 436 59 535 836 388371 1 053629 5091 16240880 259140537 2825 6024 556505609 644361061 7-08
8. Paenger revenue (whole dollars):
ommutatlo . ................... * * 3 816 078 53668264 5 873 377 6170316 9 552121 (103305 52 7453 19507 951556 882624 1385709 6134566: 1 910852 2040463 (19248 16704 8-01
8-0. Alotherfaru . . . . 18712358 619519197 9 049 978 42714 02 51351001 5636243 4 378 306 r4897011 7935938 (31175905 16744272 1813031 64 989 96 44529994 10734 803 11798115 8-02
-08. Tota. . . . . . 22528436 $23187461 2 44923355 04888433 60903122 6669296 4379759 4916518 p8887494 320385289 5 189981 1947597 44900217 46570457 10734051 11814819 8-08
9. sercetral revenue (whole dollars) . . ........28536831 $30330850 6091145 468013896 g75504974 8423641 (6532286 7558783 425334812 $47916864 89049383 3143250 6538471 069014637 18213284 19714032 9
1Pegerrl. * ..................... 13428571 13992789 35889985 3833290 45594948 48 88147 554042 5646882 35903663 37286379 28170576 28 174 60 48 487 347 51 463 604 19061060 19737844 10
IL Pm all . . . ......... . 52900163 55180478 159975 250 169776 68 203562191 220486967 22833166 23738611 141536787 151232442 94 187 497 96745 99 222918228 23 314 36 66569083 6980877 11
AVERAGES 6
Fmmr TRAmnc:
12. ilper. revenu e t p 128.S lek.2 17, 6. 16. er1 e71.S 2 .l pr 2 ra 1 332 239.1 p 12
8 -Revmnfiepert anmil (mu-) 9 0o 1.9w 11. Y 0. 0. 0.4. 0 .. 1

CommUTATIoN P ssama Tsumn:
17-01. Revenueperngerperroad(Mars). . . . oo~lr $0.19 $D.19 ODlr 10.17 :.+ 40.1, jOr .11 (o:,l 10.17 (0s.1o 1.10
Au. Ortm PAMan- TAmIc:
15-02. P fpram rrd . .. . .eree. 21.r4 88.1 92.1: :5. 6. 86 6.1 a 0.2 T:. 1 195.2 1 tS T4. 1T
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile (cnta) n. .12.:270 "2.260"1 2 19%2. 2.12201.1.7 f.iL % 1.1-021-
17-01L Revenueperpass eper roo (dollars) W1.6.00 6.09 .1.9$61.85 ...:61. 2 6.5 6.51 6.37 13.0
$2. 2: V 41 11!3 0 .. 2.,7 R :3? ,.3 :51 :3 :97 170
16-08. Revenue per pmeger-mlles (ent.. .............. 0g:9 g% 1.7 2.1 2:0 1:1 15:2 :1g 9o

__ __ __ __ __9_ __ __ _14-3__ _ _ 0 __ V__ _?1 261fl2:_ __ __ _


1&*01, ana 17*01 would be 13.6 11les, 0.96 oeats, and (0.I?, repcp~tlively.


* present M a werage of the ia reported at the lose of eaoh month within the period.
s/ the items Inalude data reported tbh Ohesapeake Chio Ralway a omumtation traffrio resulting from the emergency operation of passenger service on ooount of flood. Exzoluading such data, the averages for items 15-01,









Subject to revision


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA
11111II I ll1 0l 854 8II liI6ll1illlllll l1lill III II
3 1262 08854 8366


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU O! STATISTICS
REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 151 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 141 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST, 1938 AND 1937


UNIV. OF FL LIB.


U.S. DEPOSITORY


Statement No. M-220 (osD)
I AUGUST, 1938


UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM NO.
1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937

AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month, freight service. . . .. 233 260 234 097 57 275 57 425 44 280 44 431 131 705 132 241 1
2. Miles of road operated at closeof month, passenger service. . . 173 769 175 494 39 311 40 126 38 097 38 517 96 361 96 851 2
8. Numberofrevenuetons carried. . . . . .. 123 094 899 162 913 343 57 540 779 79 022 684 26 362 495 30 232 120 39191625 53658539 8
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thousands). . . 25 235 947 30753 897 9 041956 12030098 5790225 6 717081 10403766 12006718 4
5. Freightrevenue (whole dollars). . . . . $253 186 762 $288 854 313 $93 385 559 $116 477 587 $49 201 874 $53 137 291 9110 599 329 8119 239 435 5
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
Commutationpasseners . . . . 19 209 506 19 790 638 14 737 730 15 266 106 1 103 879 1 073 763 3 367 897 3 450 769 6-01
6-02. All other passengers. . . . . 19034 970 23 867 486 12 593 554 15 786 135 2 851 466 3 878 774 3 589 950 4202577 6-02
6-08. Total ... . . . ... ... 38 244 476 43 658 124 27 331 284 31 052 241 3 955 345 4 952 537 6 957 847 7 653 346 6-08
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile: . . .
7-01. Commutationpassengers. . . . . .. 349 685 234 356 146 105 286 976 939 293 671 502 11 609 292 10 194 646 51 099 003 52 279 957 7-01
7-02. All other passengers. . . . . 1 626 660 878 2 072 969 698 736 550 986 968 293 492 198 834 915 290 050 181 691 274 977 814 626 025 7-02
7-08. Total. . . . . . .. 1 976 346 112 2 429 115 803 1 023 527 925 1 261 964 994 210 444 207 300 244 827 742 373 980 866 905 982 7-08
8. Passenger revenue (whole dollars):
8-01. Commutation fares . . . . . 3 501 929 $3 523 409 $2 876 368 $2 914 249 0126 929 $110 877 $498 632 $498 283 8-01
8-02. All otherfares . . . . . ... .32782 030 $38 007 201 17 022 197 $19 865 811 3 743 299 (4 821 989 $12 016 534 $13 319 401 8-02
8-08. Total . . . . . .. .36283 959 841 530 610 19 898 565 $22 780060 3 870 228 84932866 $12 515 166 13 817684 8-0
9. Passenger service train revenue (whole dollars) . . ... .49 634 532 $54 948 278 $25 471 154 $28 430 008 $6 042 665 $6 990 930 $18 120 713 $19 527 340 9
10. Passenger train-miles. . . . . . 33 599 508 35 851 925 13 868 393 14 861 963 5 406 401 5 691 598 14 324 714 15 298 364 10
11. Passengercar-miles. . . . . . .. 141 844 027 156 479 390 61 608 821 67 767 104 19 234 978 21 291 651 61 000 228 67 420 635 11
AVERAGES -
FRIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road. . . . .. 205.0 188.8 157.1 152.2 219.6 222.2 265.5 223.8 12
18. Revenue per ton-mile (cents). . . . . 1.00 0.91..03 0.968 0.80 0.791 1.06 0.99 18
14. Revenue per ton per road (dollars). . . . .. $2.06 $1.77 $1.62 $1.47 $1.87 1.76 $2.8 (2.22 14
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . . . . 18.2 18.0 19.5 19.2 10.5 9.5 15.2 15.2 15-01
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents) . . . .. 1.00 0.99% 1.00 0.99l 1.090 1.090 0.980 0.9 16-01
17-01. Revenueperpassengerperroad (dollars). .. . . $(0.18 $0.18 $0.20 $0.19 $0.11 $0.10 $0.15 $0.14 17-01
ALL OnT PASENmE TRAFic:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . . . .. 85.5 86.9. 5.5 61.3 69.7 74.8 192.6 193.8 15-02
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). . . . 2.0 1.0 1.83 2.0 1.88 1.66 1.71 1.611 16-02
17-02. Revenueperpassengerperroad (dollars) . . .. $1.72 $1.59 $1.35 $1.26 $1.31 $1.24 $3.35 $3.17 17-02
TOTAL PassNaE TRAFFIC:
15-08. Miles per passenger per road. . . . . 51.7 55.6 37.14 10.6 53.2 60.6 067 113 15-08
16-08. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents) . . . .. 1.0 1.71 1.9 1.810 1.8)4 1.64 1. 1.59 16-08
17-08. Revenueperpassenger erroad(dollars) . . . $095 95.73 0.98 1.00 1.80 $81 17-08
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile . . . ... .* 678 73.8 8.| 38.9 52.8 .7 .7 18
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile. . . . .. 13.9 15.5 16.6 18.6 10.9 14.1 2.22.9 19











INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS
REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 131 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing g,1 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST, 138 AND 1937


EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT

ITEM NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION NO.

1938 1937 1938 1937 1930 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 ,1937 1938 1937
AGGREGATES
1. Milleofroadoperatedatclseofmonth, freight service. . . .. 7 259 7 313 25 804 25 874 24 212 24 238 5 944 5 926 38 336 38 505 45 609 45 817 56 291 56 598 29 805 29 826 1
2. Mileof roadoperatedat loeeof month, paeenger service. . .. 5 755 5 825 17 204 17 600 16 352 16 701 5 321 5 368 32 776 33 149 31 960 31 971 41 473 41 779 22 928 23 101 2
8. Numberofrevenuetoscarried. . . . . 3907 316 4 697 669 24 728714 32262 102 28 904 749 42 062913 10311364 12482 322 16 051 131 17749798 16198188 25517800 14505671 17528826 8 487 766 10611913 8
4. Numberotfrevenuetonsearriedone mile (thousands). ........ 477 390 578 170 4 050 382 5 111 659 4 514 184 6 340 269 2 706 407 3 297 378 3 083 818 3 419703 3 614 515 4 310 711 4 823 293 5 319 112 1 965 958 2 376 895 4
5. Freight revenue(whole dollare. . . 7844579 $8790073 $40744 837 $48 627620 $44796143 $59 059894 (17443 543 (19 954999 31758 331 $33 182292 (37173718 (40863459 $52533795 54 04357720 891816 24 33299 5
6. Number of revenue pmnger carried:
6-01. Commuaon peenger. ................ 2408 265 2 226 787 4 174 596 4 476 550 8 154 869 8 562769 4 332 3 638 1099 547 1 070 125 1 230425 1 151 819 2114 169 2 275 983 23 303 22967 -01
6-02. All other pseng. ................. 2330062 2770465 2608 929 3 364 705 7654 563 9 650965 319 733 4350384 2 531 733 35448 390 998 944 1 185 238 2 002158 2 298 008 588848 719 331 M2
6-08. Total . . . . . . 4 738 327 4 997 252 6 783 525 7 841 255 15 809 432 18 213734 324 065 434 022 3 631 280 4 518 515 2 229 369 2 337 057 4 116 327 4 573 991 612 151 742 298 -o
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile: . . .
7-01. Commutatn paenger. ................ 43 598 084 39 844 896 79 637 337 84 154 348 163 741 518 169 672 258 75 496 74 809 11 533 796 10 119 937 21 435 331 20 147 081 29 472 941 31 943 469 190 731 189 407 7-01
7-02. Allotherpauenger. ................. 131 529 144 161 334 469 253 750 021 341 041 185 351271 821 465 917838 26 596 697 37 840693 172 238 218 252 209 488 162 911 788 202509759 435447 482 501 213183 92 9157 7 11090083 7-02
7-08. Total. .. . . . . . 175 127 228 201 179 365 333 387 358 425 195 533 515 013 339 635 590096 26 672 193 37 915 502 183 772 014 262 329 325 184 347 119 222 656 840 464 920 423 533 156 652 93 106 438 111092 490 708
8. Passenger revenue (whole dollars):
1. Commutationfares.. . . . .. $.490 979 $449 148 6829 333 $6853445 1556056 1611656 $826 6779 $126 103 6110098 $218 601 $201 349 $277 609 $294552 $2422 2382 8-01
8-02. All other fares. . . . . 3 140 371 93 394 777 15 873 289 97 1186444 58008 537 19 352590 49 888 $728 994 63193 411 94092 995 IZ 959 429 63352 088 7341 928 5 8 025379 61715177 61941934 -02
8-08. Total . . . . . . 3631 350 5 843 925 6702622 7 971889 69564 593 610964 246 E50 714 (729773 63319514 4203093 (37178 030 63553437 7619537 (8 319 931 1717 599 1 944 316 8-08
9. Pasenger.service train revenue (whole dollars). . . ... (4 577 490 t 826 159 $9 154 693 $10437096 (11 738 971 $13 166 753 (870 540 $1 021345 65172125 5969585 $4762 881 5208067 10 662 093 $11279 341 2695739 039932 9
10. pangertrain-ie. ........... ..................... 1996 941 2 107 561 5 190 147 5 662 765 6 681 305 7 091 637 767 878 780 891 4 638 523 4 910707 4 313 546 4 529 193 7 283 102 7 838 220 2 728 066 2 930 951 10
11. Pame..gerear-.le . ....................... 8 165 842 8 977 767 23 488 471 26 122 077 29 954 508 32 667 260 2 933 651 3 186 402 16 301 327 18 105 249 15 964 384 17 992 967 35 280 429 38 759 956 9 755 415 10 667 712 11
AVERAGES
FumorT Taknc:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road. ............122.2 123.1 163.8 158.4 156.2 150.7 262.5 264.2 192.1 192.7 223.1 168.9 332.5 30314 31.6 224.0 12
18. Renueperon-mile (cents).. .......................... .... .1.64 1.520% 1.006 0.9510 0.9920 0.932 0.6450 0.6050 1.0300 0.9700 1.028% 0.9480 1.089 1.016 1.063% 1.02 18
14. Revenue per ton per road (dollars) . . . .2.i01 (1.87 1.65 (1.51 1.55 (1.40 (1.69 $1.60 (1.98 1.87 2.29 (1.60 $3.62 (3.08 2.46 (2.29 14
COMMtrATION PAENGFm TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . . . . 18.1 17.9 19.1 18.8 20.1 19.8 17.4 20.6 10.5 9.5 17.4 17.5 13.9 14.o 8.2 8. 18-01
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile (centa) . . .. 1.153 1.13% 1.04 1.010 0.95 0.95 1.090 1.040 1.00 1.09.01.0210 1.00 0.94 0.92% 1.27P 1.2 1 1
17-01. Revenueperpassengerperroad(dollars) . ... $0.20 60.20 90.20 (0.19 60.19 *0.9 0.19 0.21 $0.11 o0.10 0.18 0.17 0.13 0:.13 0.10 0.0 17-0
ALL OrHE PANGER TRAMC:
15-02. Mile per passenger per road. ................ ... 56.4 58.2 97.3 101.4 145.9 48.6. 83.2 87.9 68.0 73.1 163.1 170.8 217.5 218.1 157.8 1 1-
16-02. Revenue perpasenger-mile (cents). .............. .. 2.39% 2.102.31 2.09% 2.280 2.01 2.07% 1.93% 1.8 1.62 1. 1.66 1 .6% .7 16-02
17-02. Revenueperppasengerperroad(dolars). . . . .1.35 61.23 62.25 62.12 61.05 60.97 61.72 (1.69 (1.26 61.19 62.96 62.83 (3:67 #3:49 62:9? 62.70 17-02
TOTAL PAENOaB TRAFuIC:
1-08. Miles per passenger per road. . . . . 37.0 40.3 149.1 54.2 2.6 154.9 82.3 87.4 50.6 58.1 827 953 112. 1 1
16-08. Revenue perpassenger-mile (eenta) ........... 2.07 1.910 2.01 1.87 1.86 1.3 2.06 1.2 1. .7 1. 6. 1. 87
17-0 Levenueperpaseer pper ro9a1(donai). .. .......... (0.77 00.77 (0.99 (1.02 o.060 (0o.6 (1.70 (1.08 (0.91 (0.9$ (1.43 (152 (1.85 $1': (-o
1 nura17:o( ). .. 67 61.0 77.1 89.6 31.7 148.6 6 72.63-.68.o 3.1
19. Revenue paaenger-miles per car-mile. 2... ................1.4122.4 4.2 16.317.2 19.5 9.1 11.9 142.7 149.2 6. 8.0 3 18
.2 .3 17.2 19.5 9.1 11.9_ _1:3_N:5_11:5_1_12:4_13.2_11.2 2.9


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 131 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 1I1W steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


Statement No. M-220 (osD)
Pasge


FOR EIGHT MONTHS ENDED WITH AUGUST, 1938 AND 1937


UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM ____ NO.
1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937

AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month, freight service.* . . .. 233 514 234 390 57 310 57 530 44 357 44 465 131 847 132 395 1
2. Miles of road operated at close of month, passenger service.*. . . 174 020 175 517 39 486 40 166 38 152 38 516 96 382 96 835 2
8. Numberofrevenuetons carried. . . . . .. 860 856 579 1 229 953 157 421 802 343 640 523 806 184 326 972 239 473 142 254 727 264 349 956 209 8
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thousands). . . 181 531 066 243 265 452 69 275 019 100 043 891 42 345 462 54 672 904 69 910 585 8 548 657 4
5. Freight revenue (whole dollars). . . . . .. $1 784 885 775 $2 283 867 999 $699 212 552 $978 718 516 $363 691 405 $440 416 499 1721 981 818 $864 732 984 5
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers.. . .. . . 156373878 165238 231 120054871 127823982 9760609 9643960 26558398 27770289 6-01
6-02. All other passengers. . . . . .. 148 227 964 168 341 435 100 989 885 110 636 188 21 813 576 28 452 155 25 424 503 29253092 6-02
6-08. Total... . . . . . 304 601 842 333 579 666 221 044 756 238 460 170 31 574 185 38 096 115 51 982 901 57023 381 6-08
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile: . . .
7-01. Commutation passengers. . . . . 2677207261 2771289 534 2186 830815 2273874306 100155248 93799332 390221198 403615896 7-01
7-02. All otherpassengers. . . . . 1197907380713766024768 5673535443 6393928680 1751845091 2276675891 4553693273 5095420197 7-02
7-08. Total . . . . . ... 14 656 281 068 16 537 314 302 7 860 366 258 8 667 802 986 1 852 000 339 2 370 475 223 4 943 914 471 5 499 036 093 7-08
8. Passenger revenue (whole dollars):
8-01. Commutation fares. . . . . .. $27017724 $27998365 $22117945 $23084 243 $1085938 1013008 (3813841 3 901114 8-01
8-02. All otherfares... . . . . ..... 244672654 (267134900 $126135535 $138462172 $36051543 $40894905 $82485576 (87777823 8-02
8-08. Total. . . .. . . .. $271690378 (295133 265 $148 253480 8161546415 $37 137 481 $41907 913 86299417 $91678937 8-08
9. Passenger service train revenue (whole dollars). . . .. 376302217 t413167 246 $190424418 $211012157 $55 109703 $62466 577 130768096 $139688512 9
10. Passenger train-miles. . . . . . 266072791 279389 377 108778601 116077 694 46 850493 48 637 265 110 443 697 114674418 10
11. Passengercar-miles. . . . . . 1 106 326 329 1 176 772 325 478 046 426 513 219 849 183 604 931 196 262 704 444674972 467 289 772 11
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road. . . . .. 210.9 197.8 164.2 156.2 229.7 228. 274.5 25.0 12
18. Revenue per ton-mile (cents). . . . . .. 0.9853 0.93 9 1.009% 0.978 0.859 0.80 1.03 0.977 18
14. Revenue per ton per road (dollars) . .. . . .... 2.07 $1.86 $1.66 $1.53 1.97 1.84 2.8 2.7 14
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . . . .. 17.1 16.8 18.2 17.8 10. 9.7 14.7 11.5 15-01
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). . . . .. 1.01 1 1.01% 1.01% 1.020 1.08% 1.08 0.98 0.9 16-01
17-01. Revenueperpassengerperroad (dollars). . . . 80.17 00.17 00.18 $0.18 (0.11 $0.11 80.14 (0.I 17-01
ALL OTHER PASmNGE TRAFmC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . . . .. 80.8 81.8 56.2 57.8 80.3 80.0 179.1 11.2 15-2
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents) . . . .. 2.04 1.94 2.22 2.17 2.0 1.80 1.81 .72 16-02
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars) . . . .1.65 $1.59 $1.25 $1.25 $1.65 $1.44 $1.24 $3.00 17-02
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-08. Miles per passenger per road. . . . . 48.1 49.6 315.6 36. 58.7 62.2 95.1 96.4 15-08
16-08. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents) . . . 1.85 1.78 1 1.80 2.01 1.77 1.5 1. 108
17-08. Revenue per passengerper road (dollars) . . . 0.89 0.88 0.0.68 1.18 1.1. 17-08
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. . . . 55.1 59.2 72. 74.79.5 7 18
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile. . . . 13.2 1i.1 16.4 16.9 i0. 12.1 11.1 11.8 19
Represents an average of the mileage reported at the close of eaoh month within the period.


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 1531reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 1W11 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR EIGHT MONTHS ENDED WITH AUGUST, 1I38 AND 1937


EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM J I. ___ REGION 1CET *ITEM
ITEM NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION NO


1938 1937 1938 1937 193 197 1937 1993 1937 193 937 1938 1937 193 1937


AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at elseof month, freight service.*..
2. Miles of road operated at eloe of month, passenger service. .
8. Number of revenue tons carried. . . .
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thousands). .
5. Freight revenue (whole dollars). . ...
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers . .......
6-02. All other passengers .........
6-08. Total . . . .
7. Number of revenue asengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers. . . .
7-02. All other passengers. . . .
7-08. Total . . . .
8. Passenger revenue (whole dollars) :
8-01. Commutation fares. . . .
8-02. All other fares. . . . .
8-08. Total. . . . .. .
9. Passenger service train revenue (whole dollars) .
10. Passenger train-miles. . . . .
11. Passenger car-miles. . . . .
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road. . .....
18. Revenue per ton-mile (cent). . ...
14. Revenue per ton per road (dollars). . ..
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TBAPC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road.. .......
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents) .....
17-01. Revenueperpassengerperroad (dollars). .
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . .
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents) .
17-02. Revenueperpassengerperroad (dollars) .
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-08. Miles per passenger per road. . .
16-08. Revenue per pasenger-mile (cents) ......
17-08. Revenue perpassengerperroad dollar) . .
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. ....
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile. .....


7 282
5 760
33 299 648
4 263 838
064 814 597

22 163 343
20 045 020
42 208 363

380 866 825
1 003 256 345
1 384 123 170

S4 307 058
21 852 730
126 159 788
$33 114 322
15 422 212
61066 006


128.0
1.5200
$1.95

17.2
1.13%
10.19

50.1
$1.09


3 2 8
U I


7 310
5 793
43 554 245
5 405 36E
$81 446 632

21 553 655
20 593 195
42 146 854

362793 884
1 077 652 41S
1 440 446 302

S4 117 412
22913 974
:27 031 388
$35 157 01C
16 100 299
64 158 24!


25 80E
17 224
182 832 342
31 607 19E
(306 763 595

35 025 525
22 120 051
57 145 582

645 595 87(
972 667 074
! 618 262 944

$6 702 71C
S44 923 267
51 625 977
$70 066 151
41 080 136
183 463 721


25 944
17 656
267 476 322
43 811 005
6419 648 510

37 237 640
23 849 936
61087 576

68 214 Q39
2 22 117 593
2 908 331 632

6 7 024 649
(49 833 169
56 857 818
$78 451 983
44 004 291
195 907 377


24 220
16 502
205 670 353
33 403 983
$ 327 634 356

62 866 003
58 824 808
121 690 811

1 160 368 120
2 697 612 024
3 857 980 144

11 108 177
59 359 538
70 467 715
$87 243 945
52 276 253
233 516 699


24 276
16 719
329 493 235
50 827 518
6477 623 374

69 032 687
66 193 053
135 225 740

1 229 866 383
3 089 158 668
4 319 025 051

11 942 182
65715 029
77 657 211
(97 403 164
55 973 113
253 154 227


5 932
5 352
67 080 532
18 099 752
4117 592 039

59 520
2 685 569
2 745 089

886 407
230 749 383
231 635 790

#8 279
:4 922 194
4930 473
(7 402 766
6 308 307
25 766 817


5 928
5 376
93 988 935
25 229 632
_155 733 009

g/ 178 169
3 130 496
3 308 665

/ 1 372 780
T70 384 747
271757 527

$20 286
5 626 005
55 646 291
$8 580 128
6 427 713
26 925 013


38 42!
32 80C
117 246 44C
24 245 71C
| 246 099 36(

9 701 085
19 128 001
28 829 096

99 268. 841
1 521 095 70E
L 620 364 54S

(1 077 655
(31129 345
S32 207 008
647 706 937
40 542 18e
157 838 114


38 531
33 14C
145 484 201
29 443 271
(284 683 49C

9 465 791
25 321 655
34 787 45C

92 426 552
3 006 291 144
2 098 717 694

S992 722
135 268 90C
956 261 62<
$53 886 449
42 209 552
169 337 691


45 611'
31 951
88 103 435
20 460 562
6208 871 065

9 605 592
7 048 192
16 653 782

157 154 915
1 080 821 712
1 237 976 628

1 604 310
9703 702
1 308 012
$33 812 264
32 484 122
110 151 881


45 821
31 842
144 994 481
27 884 643
1061 910 653

9 321 585
8 342 113
17 663 698

151 221 794
L233 843 848
1385 065 642

(1 547 012
21 482 401
23 029 413
$36 640 568
32703 799
114 738 966


56 421
41 426
100 706 760
33727 188
4350 031 308

16 738 221
14 240 297
30 978 518

231 475 608
2 824 850 188
3 056 325 796

2 187 861
331 894
2519755
$76 046 809
56 170 449
258 198 646


56 680
41 952
126 230 169
41 492 423
$410 696 383

18 265 932
15 925 423
34 191 355

250 880 836
3107 636 064
3 358 516 900

$2 335 015
952 555 374
4 890 389
$80 293 979
59 301 824
272 074 323


29 809
22 999
65 917 066
15 722 834
)163 079 445

214 586
4 136 014
4 350 600

1 590.675
648 021 372
649 612 047

121 670
(12.449 980
2 471 650
620909 023
21 789 126
76 324 445


29 894
23 041
78731 559
19 171 591
1192 125 948

182 772
4 985 556
5 168 328

1 513 266
753 940 285
755 453 551

AL9 087
3740 048
3759 135
$22753 965
22 668 795
80 476 483


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1.5070
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82.1
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1.71
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206.8
1.0150
$2.10

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10.3


202.4
0.9670
$1.90T

9.8
1.07%
60.10

79.2
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160.39




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232.2
1.0210
$2.37

16.14
1.02o
60.17

153.3
1.82$
62.80


192.3
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14

15-01
16-01
17-01

15-02
16-02
17-02

15-03
16-08
17-08
18
19


the averages for Items 15-01, 16-01, and 17-01 would be 14.0 miles, 0.98 oents, and 60.14, respectively.


Pes 14


* Represents an average of the mileage reported at the close of each month within the period.
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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS
REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 131 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing iAi steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER, 1938 AND 1937


UNIV. OF FL LIB.


r. A


Stdement No. M-o22(oe-D)
SEPTEMBER, 1938


UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM NO.
1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937

AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month, freight service. . . .. 233 213 234 053 57 239 57 404 44 276 44 427 131 698 132 222 1
2. Miles of road operated at close of month, passenger service. . . 173 615 175 268 39 276 40 026 38 079 38 516 96 260 96 726 2
3. Number of revenue tons carried. . . . . 128 796 785 165 366 241 60 472 534 80 075 687 28 438 698 31 774 362 39 885 553 53 516 198 8
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thousands). . . 26 723 262 31 976 834 9 856 537 12 318 901 6 337 665 7 131 267 10 529 060 12 526 666 4
5. Freight revenue (whole dollars). . .. . . $261007 459 $293408839 $97 809941 $116538849 52604 281 $55054800 110 593 237 121 815190 5
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers. . . . . .. 19086 787 19 389737 14 672 629 14 998 374 1 139 216 1016473 3 274 942 374890 6-01
6-02. All other passengers. . . . . 17205542 21741593 11252939 14399513 2609384 3598750 3343219 3743330 6-02
6-08. TotaL . . . . . . 36292329 41 131330 25925568 29 397887 3748600 4 615 223 6618 161 7118 220 6-08
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile: . .
7-01. Commutation passengers . . . . 329 671 35 332 563 916 269 548 819 273 405 090 11 834 230 9 977 836 48 288 306 49180990 7-01
7-02. All other passengers . . . . .... 1495496961 1867834197 677884 342 891908747 184663 033 264596660 632949 586 71128790 7-02
7-08. Total. . . . . . 11825168316 2200398 113 947433161 1165313837 196497263 274574496 681237 892 6009780 708
8. Passenger revenue (whole dollars):
8-01. Commutation fares. . . . . . $3350497 3335016 $2 745 726 2 748 445 $125 767 $ 106 985 $479004 (479586 8-01
8-02. Allotherfares. . . . . . 31027 933 35 336 868 $16248 312 $18990066 $3 652249 $4478991 11127372 11867811 8-02
8-08. TotaL . . . . . . .34378430 $38 671884 $18994038 $21738511 3778016 $4585976 $11606 376 $12347397 8-08
9. Passenger service train revenue (whole dollars). .. . . $48913268 $54300178 $24899570 $28524697 $6348152 $7247898 $17665546 $18527583 9
10. Passenger train-miles. . . . . . 32170770 34490243 135061251 14439804 5231461 5524403 13878058 14526036 10
11. Passengercar-miles. . . . . . 137275 986 150987988 58 664 034 66 810 264 18 818 901 21 018 323 59 793051 63 159401 11
AVERAGES --
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road. . . . .. 207.5 193.4 163.0 153.8 222.9 224.4 264.0 234.1 12
18. Revenue per ton-mile (cents). . . . . .. 0.977 0.918 0.92 0. 0.830o 0.772 1.050 0.972 18
14. Revenue per ton per road (dollars). . . . .. $2.03 $1.77 $1. 2 1.6 1.5 1.73 2.77 2.8 14
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . . . .. 17.3 17.2 18.4 18.2 10.4 9.8 14.7 14.6 15-01
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). . . . .. 1.02# 1.00% 1.020 1.01% 1.06% 1.07% 0.99 0.98 16-01
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars). . . . .0.18 $0.17 $0.19 $0.18 00.11 (0.11 0. 150.14 17-01
ALL OTHER PASsNGEc TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . . . . 86.9 85.9 60.2 61.9 70.8 73.5 189.] 190.0 15-02
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents) . . . .. 2.070 1. 89 2..40 2.13% 1.98% 1.69% 1.76% 1.67% 16-02
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars). . . .. .1.80 $1.63 $1.44 $1.32 $1.40 $1.2 $3.32 $3.17 17-02
TOTAL PAssENGER TRA= Ic:
15-08. Miles per passenger per road. . . . . 50.3 53. 36.5 39.6 52.4 59.5 102.9 106.8 1-08
16-08. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents) . . . .1.88 1.7 2.000 1. 92 1. 1..62 108
17-03. Revenueperpassengerperroad (dollars) . . . ..0.95 *0.9 0.73 *0.7 $1.91 *0.99 *1.75 *1.73 17-08
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. . . . ..56.7 63.8 72.5 80.7 37.6 49.7 49.1 52.4 18
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile. . . . 13.3 1N.6 16.2 17.4 10.4 13.1 11.4 12.0 19


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS
REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 131 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 11U steaa railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER, 1938 AND 1937


EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM
ITEM NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION NO.

1938 1937 1935 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1939 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937

AGGREGATES
1. Milesofroadoperatedat lomof month,freighteervice.. . . .. 7259 7308 25784 25 861 24196 24 231 5944 5 926 3832 38 501 45 577 45 809 56325 56598 29796 29815 1
ileof rod operatedat cloe of month, paengerervce. .........5755 5754 17204 17601 16317 16671 5307 5368 32772 33148 31901 51915 41431 41721 22928 23090 2
8. Numberof revenue tons carried. . . . . 3520744 4813964 26667867 33608613 30283923 41653110 11346115 12952639 17092583 18821723 15998577 25216655 14939920 17719483 8947056 10580054 8
4. Number ofrevenue to carried one mile (thousands). . . ... 442100 594156 4551534 5323492 4862903 6401253 8960536 3417054 3377129 3714213 3505023 4407012 5030662 5705493 1993375 414161 4
5. Freight revenue(wholedollar). . . . 7054 960 $9088315 $43 061 894 $49 090 829 47693087 58 359705 $19 100 366 (20687944 $33 503915 34 366856 $36817082 842 793189 $51992 939 855040347 21 783 216 25981654 6
6. Number of revenue psengercarried:
6-01. Commutaton pasengers ................. 2840994 2710941 4238241 4567489 7593 394 7719944 11878 10784 1127338 1005689 1242733 1150942 2007333 2200089 84876 23859 6-01
6-0. All other pamanger. ................. 2121140 2733627 2400055 3197357 6731746 8468529 278667 377575 2330717 3221175 946302 1008954 1845958 2058413 550959 675963 602
6-08. Total. . . . . . . 4962134 5444568 6638294 7764846 14325140 16188473 290545 388359 3458055 4226864 2 189035 2159896 3853291 4258502 575835 699822 6-08
7. Number of revenue pamengera carried one mile: . .
7-01. Cotmutatonpelenge. . . . ... .49 711514 46529538 78 017 574 83 46Q 677 141819 731 143 414875 154626 1696882 11679604 9808154 20 736 368 18877354 27328979 30114994 228959 18842 7-01
7-02. All other p-eenger . . . 110 787 333 154 229 693 243 76 965 324 3 151 323 360044 413342 904 24824394 34 64 71 159838639 229 951 389 149788568 167263 348 396940990 439366941 86 220034 104698 501 7-02
7-08. Total . . . . . .. 160498847 200759230 321754539 4077968288 465179775 556757779 84979020 34 9 171518243 239759543 170524930 186140702 424269969 469481935 86442993 104 68714 7-08
8. Pasenger revenue (whole dollars):
8-O. Commutation fare. . . . . ..48 853 513 612 (32380 $869 220 1364493 81 365613 1180 $1209 $124 587 105 776 $214 368 193083 $261795 8 $283 992 $2841 2511. 8-01
8-02. Allotherfare. . . . . 2676453 866 516 827480 6904736 7 744379 8 818 814 59680 16 678 3060 569 3762313 2655351 2832178 6 869 789 $7211803 1602232 1883 0 802
8-08. Total. . . . . . 85225306 3 780 128 659860 7773 956 9 108 872 10 184 427 592 860 17887 3185156 3868089 2869719 3025261 7131584 $7495795 160 605 073 1826341 8-08
9. P enger service train revenue (wholedollars)..... $ 4 136 092 $4899996 9 211 724 $10732035 $11 551 754 8128892666 821642 $1067 861 $5426510 $6180037 84576408 847718270 $10337469 (10 775 881 2751669 2981032 9
10. Passenger trainmiles . . . 1 689 336 2 042608 5049 886 5 617421 6 322029 6779775 750374 770595 4481087 4753808 4057603 4191211 7181277 7485820 2 639178 2849005 10
11. Paengercr-mile. . . . . . 7 012 324 8 807 15 2 10 154 26 599 42 28 441 556 31 403 684 2 954 486 3 252 735 15 864 415 17 765 588 15 032 761 15 961 454 35 163 519 36 705 193 9 596 771 10 492 754 11
AVERAGES
Fafour Tmau=o:
12. Mil per revenue ton per read.. . . . 125.6 1707 1 .4 160.6 1 260.9 26 197.6 197 219.1 174.8 336 322.0 222. 228. 12
18. Reenu per ton-mile (cent). . . . . 1.6. 0.9.1 0.9 0.9810 0 0.66 0.60 0.996 10.95 .00 0.9 .o 0.965. 1.093% 0993 18
14. Revenueper ton per road (d ).a). . . . 2 1.61 $1.46 1.57 19 .96 1.3 $2.30 6.Po o3.8 .3.11 $2.43 2.7 14
CoMWUTATON PAIMNo TUAFC:
16-01. Miles per pMsenger per d................ ........... 17.5 17.2 18.4 18.3 1.7 18.6 13.0 15.7 10.4 9. 16.7 16.04 13.6 13.7 9.0 7.9 16-01
16-01. Revenue per paeger-mile (ents). . . . 1.1 0 1.07 1. 0.0. 0..7 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.02 0.960 1.2 1. 1
17-01. ReveInueperpsesengerperroad(dollars). . . . 60.19 60.19 S0.20 80.19 o0.1 0.91 90.10. .11 0.111 0.11 0.1$ 00.17 0.13 o. 0.10 .11 17-01
ALL Orma PAmNam Tau=c:
1602. Mie perpaengerperroad. . . . . 52.2 56.4 101.6 101.4 4.o 48.8 89.1 91.8 68.6 71.4 1 .3 165.8 21.o 213. 156. 1 .9 15-02
16-02. Revenue per paenger-mile (cents) . . ...... .4 2.12 2.39 2.1 2.39 2. 2. 2.07 1.91% 1.64 .77% 1.69 1. 1.61 1 1-2
17-04. Reenuseperpasngerpeeroad (dollar). . . ... 1.26 1.19 2.3 62.16 1.15 1.0 $2.2 W1.90 1.31 $1.17 2.1 2.81 .2 50 2.9.7 17-0

1648. Mile per passengers per read. . . . . 2. 36.9 187 5 .6 6. 77 86.2 110.1 110.8 9.1 .0 16-08
16-08. Revenue per pamngenpmile (cent.... do.... .......... .01 .88% 2.0? .1.830111 2.37% 2.06% 1.560 60 1.6o 1.6% \1.66% 1.60 1.8 61 1-08
174 Revenueperpal perroad (dolW . . 6 SD.69 $D+ to.6 2o0 $1.8 92 50.92 1.31 U. ..85 .76 $2.79 2,61 17-O8
18. aeve ue pa er-mu per train- le. .............. .9 6.7 72 7.6 2.1 33.3 5.2 3.3 50.4 14. 141.4 59.1 62.7 32.8 18
19. Revenue paauuger~mileu per car-mile. ..............2:.9 22.21.9 15.3416.417.7113.510.7 10.5 13.5 11.3 11.7912.1 N12.59.0 10.0 19


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS
REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 131 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 141 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR NINE MONTHS ENDED WITH SEPTEMBER 1938 AND 1937


Statement No. M-22 (os0D)
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UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM NO.
1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937

AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month, freightservice.*.. . . 233 470 234 342 57 303 57 515 44 348 44462 131 819 132 365 1
2. Miles of road operated at close of month, passenger service.* . . .. 173 972 175 485 39 461 40 151 38 143 38 515 96 368 96 819 2
8. Number of revenue tons carried. . . . . 989 653 364 1 395 319 398 482 274 877 720 599 493 212 765 670 271 247 504 294 612 817 403 472 401 3
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thousands). . . .. 208 254 328 275 242 286 79 131 556 112362 792 48 683 127 61804 171 80 439 645 101075323 4
5. Freight revenue (whole dollars). . . . . .. $2 045 893 235 $2 577 276 839 $797 022 493 $1 095 257 365 $416 295 687 $495 471 299 $ 832 575 055 $986 548 175 5
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers. . . . . 175460665 184627968 134727500 142822356 10899825 10660433 29833340 31145179 6-01
6-02.All other passengers. . . . . 165434623 190083039 112243941 125035701 24422960 32050905 28767722 32996 433 6-02
6-08. Total... . . . . . . 340895288 374711007 246971441 267858057 35322785 42711338 58601062 64141612 6-08
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile: . . .
7-01. Commutationpassengers. . . . . .. 3006 878616 3103853450 2456 379 634 2547279 396 111 989 478 103777 168 438509 504 452796886 7-01
7-02. All other passengers. . . . . 13472922689 15633858965 6351427784 7285837427 1936508124 2541272551 5184986781 5806748987 7-02
7-08. TotaL . . . . . . 16 479 801 305 18 737 712 415 8 807 807 418 9 833 116 823 2 048 497 602 2 645 049 719 5 62349628 6259545873 7-08
8. Passenger revenue (whole dollars):
8-01. Commutation fares .. . . . . 30368221 $315333 381 $24 863 671 $25 832 688 $1211705 $1119993 $4292845 $4380700 8-01
8-02. Allotherfares . . . . . .. 275 559356 302471 768 142 383842 $157452 238 $39703782 $45 373 896 $93471732 99645634 8-02
8-08. Total. . . . . . .. $305 927 577 333 805 149 167 247 513 $183 284 926 $40 915 487 $46 493 889 97 764 577 $104 02 334 8-08
9. Passenger service train revenue (whole dollars). . . .. $425084764 $467421 581 $215323982 $239536 853 $61467855 $69668634 $148292927 $158216094 9
10. Passenger train-miles. . . . . . 298 243 561 313 867 1.54 121 839 852 130 517 498 52 081 954 54 149 202 124 321 755 129 200 454 10
11. Passengercar-miles. . . . . . .. 1243602 315 1 327762 202 536 710459 580030 113 202 423 833 217 280 784 504 468023 530451 305 11
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road. . . . .. 210.4 197. 164.1 155.9 228.8 227.9 273.0 250.5 12
18. Revenue per ton-mile (cents) . . . . 0.982 0.93 1.007 0.975 0.855 0.8021.035 0.97 1
14. Revenue per ton per road (dollars). . . . .. $2.07 $1.85 $1.65 $1.52 01.96 $1.83 $2.8345 14
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . . . .. 17.1 16.8 18.2 17.8 10.3 9.7 14.7 14.5 15-01
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents) . . . 1.01 1.01 1.01 1.01 1.08 1.08 0.98 0.97 16-01
17-01. Revenueper passenger per road (dollars). . . .. .0.17 0.17 0.18 0.18 0.11 0.11 0.14 0.1 17-01
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . . . .. 81.4 82.2 56.6 58.3 79.3 79.3 180.2 176.0 15-02
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). . . . .. 2.05 1.93% 2.24. 2.16% 2.05% 1.79% 1.800 1.72% 16-02
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars). . . .. 1.67 $1.59 $1.27 $1.26 $1.63 $1.42 $3.25 $3.02 17-02
TOTAL PASSENGcm TRAFFIC:
15-08. Miles per passenger per road. . ...... . 48.3 50.0 5.7 36.7 5.0 61.9 96.0 97.6 15-08
16-08. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents) . . . 1.86 1.78 1.90 1.86 2.00 1.76 1.74 1.66 108
17-08. Revenueperpassengerperroad (dollars) . . .... $0.90 00.89 $0.68 $0.68 $1.16 $1.09 $1.67 $1.62 17-08
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile . . . .. 55.3 59.7 72.3 75.3 39.3 48.8 5.2 48.4 18
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile. . . . 13.3 14.1 16.4 17.0 10.1 12.2 11.1 11.8 19


* Represents an average of the mileage reported at the close of each month within the period.




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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS
REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 151 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 1"1 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR NINE MONTHS ENDED WITH SEPTEMBER 138 AND 1937


EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM
ITEM NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION NO.

1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1958 1937 1938 1937
AGGREGATES
1. Milesfroadoperatedatelofmoth, fhservice........... 7 279 7 31 25 80 25 93 24 218 24 271 5933 5 928 38 413 38 534 45 601 45 80 56410 56 67 29808 89 88
2. Miio oadoperatedatcloeeof mcthpasengerservice ........ 5759 5 787 172 17651 16481 16 713 5 347 5375 32796 33 140 31950 3184 41427 41925 22 991 2304 2
8. Numberoofrevenueitonsrd. ..e.mie 36 820 392 48368 213 209500209 30108493 235954 276 371146345 78426647 106941574 134 339023 164305930 104102 0135 170 211 13 115 646 680 143949652 7486412 89311613
4. NFrumber venue tocarriedonemie (thods) .. 4705 938 5999524 36 158 73 49134 497 38266886 57228771 21 060 288 28646 686 2762283 9 33157485 23965586 3229165 38 757 850 47197916. 17 716209 2158573 4
5. Freightrevenue (whole dollar). .................. 71 869 557 90 534 947 349 825 493 (468739335 375 327 443 (55 983 079 6136692 405 (176 420 953 879 603 288 $319 050 346 $245 688147(304 703 84 $402 024 847 465 736 730 184 862 6616 16 107 602
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Communion p nge s. 25004337 24 264 59 39 26376 41 805 12 70459397 76752 631 71398 / 188 953 10828427 10471 480 10 848 324 10 472 57 18745 534 20466021 239 468 06631 6-01
6-02. ota.erpassengers.. . . . . 822166160 23326 82 24521227 2704729 65556554 74661582 2964236 3508071 21458724 28542834 7994494 935106 16086255 17983836 4686973 5661530 -02
6-08. Total . . . . . 47170497 47 591428 63784993 68832428 136015951 151414213 3035634 3697084 32887151 39014314 18842 818 19823 594 34831809 384498537 492643 5868161 6-08
7. Number of revenue enes carried one mile: . . .
7-01. Comu paaengers. . . . . 430578 339 409 323 428 783 61344 764 674 71 1 302 187 8511 373 881 258 1041033 1 542 462 110948445 10223470 177 891 283 170099 14 258 804 587 280995 830 1813 34 170190 7-01
7-M0.ATlotlher pasengers.. ............. .1114 0436781 3188211 2164120355145 74 3 020 972 0683 5028 501 572 573 777 65 03 18 1680 934347 236 848 531 228 954 197 401107 19 32881791 1783547003005 734 241 440 858 38 78 7-02
7- . . . . . 1 5..44 62 0171 641 803 533 940 02548 316128 464 323159 914 875 782 830 2614810 6 801791882 792338 477 2391 406 845 480 L571 06 344 3 480 595 765 3 87 998 83 76055040 860409 7
8. Passenger revenue (whole dollars):
Commutatonfare. . . . . 4855911 $4631024 $7 53509C 7 893 86 6124782670 13307795 29459 221495 12808246 1.09849 $1818678 L 740095 62449656 62619007 64 511 621598 8-01
8-Allotherfares . . . . 24529183 26 180490 850750o747 673790 67103918 74,533843 (5513874 6 342685 4 189908 39 031 213 822217868 (24314 57 57 2016828 59767177 $14 05188 A 63878 8-02
-0. Tot. . . . . .... 9385094 0 811 514 58285837 4631774 79576588 87841 638 (5523333 6364178 35392154 1440297121 24036546 (26054674 659651538 683386184 4076693 15585476 8-08
10 Passer serve etrirevenue (whole dollars) . . ..... 37250414 4005700 (79 277 87 28918401 (98795693 $110295830 8324408 ($9647989 53 143447 60020643 (38 247487 (41411838 (86384278 (91069859 83661163 185734 997 9
11. PaSengerrcar-miles.. ..* * * * . 17 111 548 181489 4613002 49 621 71 5859282 627582888 7058681 7198308 4530283273 46950894 36541725 36895010 63351726 66787644 24428304 25517 80010
11. egerr-me. . . . . 68 078 329 72 965 400 206 673 87 222 506 80 261 958 255 8284 557 911 28 721 303 30 177 748 173702 530 187 103 03 125 184 642 130700 4 293 362 165 308 779 516 85 921 216 90971 369 1
AVERAGES
FzmrT TRAFIrc:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road. ......... ........ .............. 127 .8 124.0 172.6 163.2 16.2 1 68. 6. 1205 .6. 201.0.2 89. 3351 3279 36
14. Revenue per tonperroad e r(dols )..........1. $1.0 f6. 1.9$ 0.$1.590 1.9 42.47 .65 $2.1. o01 2o3.9e$ 12793 O1.3 21.2'.02e 18
COMMUTATION PA~smNGR TUArec:
15-01. Mule perpmssengerper road. .. ................ ...... .17.2 16.9 18. 4 1818. 17.9 14.6 8.2 10.216.14 16.2 1. 13 8. 1-01
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile (cent. ... .............. 1.1 1.1 1.014. 7 9 1. 1.0 1.0 1.02 1.02 .9
17-01. Revenuetperopassenger per read 60.19.60V110.19860. 0 .1760.13000.11 6O0.10 60.17 t0.o17 60.13 60.0 17-01
ALL OTHER PARMUG TRAmIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per read .. .. . ... ................ 52., 90 0 3 79".o2T 216.,
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile (cnt2) 2.20. 2.1 2922.2,94.1 2 28e .1?11%.7, 519% 1.81% 1
17-02. Revenueperpsengerperroad(dolLa.). ......... 6 2 ..81 (1:.59 63.7 62.78 2.60 6.5 63.32 .00 6 2.755 17-0
TOTAL PASSENo TRAmFc:
18. Miles per passenger. per roadn. . . . .9... 294.5 46. 66.1.8 9 2.27 .5 82.9 55.5 59.9 74.7 79a. 99.9 99.6 119.1. 1. 8
16-08. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents'. ..............I 22 l.9 2 10. 1 2. 120 1.1 1 6
17-08. Revenueper perrerad (doad )........................... .0.62, o. 60.91 0.9$ 0.1.72 ..10 ..8 ...o11-0.31$.
18. Revenue pas mWenr r p in-mile............... 9 056366.4 69.8342.6.5:30
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile.. .. .. ..:22?22.1114.9 17:1 8.9 10.2 0.312.,2 12.0 r1:9 912. .:


* Represents an average of the mileage reported at the close of each month within the period.
w/ These items include data reported by the Chesapeake & Ohio Railway as comautatlon traffic resulting from the emergeno operation of passenger service on account of flood. Excluding such data, the averages for items 15-01, 16-01, and 17-01 would be 14.3 miles, 0.98 oent,. ana o0.14, respectively.


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 131 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 141 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER, 1938 AND 1937


Statement No. M-220 (os.-D)
OCTOBER, 1938
UNIV. OF FL LI.
U.S ENTS EPT.



U.S. DEPO-iTOM Y


UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM NO.
1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937

AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month, freight service. . . 233 024 233 935 57 081 57 3588 44 267 44 422 131 676 132 125 1
2. Miles of road operated at close of month, passenger service. . . .. 173 459 175 060 39 235 40 026 38 039 38 510 96 185 96 524 2
8. Number of revenue tons carried. . . . . .. 147 540 718 168 027 310 71 696 835 81 897 346 31 248 073 33 610 025 44 595 810 52 519 939 8
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thousands). . . .. 30 034 144 33 724 180 11 468 171 13 120 901 7 095 074 7 675 917 11 470 899 12 927 362 4
5. Freight revenue (whole dollars). . . . . .. 293407 591 $306 714126 $114861 902 $123047180 $59123294 $58718 740 119 422 395 $124948206 5
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers . . . . ... 21 331 755 20 292 730 16 271 035 15 694 012 1339 591 1224 163 3721129 3 374555 6-01
6-02. All other passengers. . . . . 16 307 685 20 284 201 10544 811 12 978 440 2649 196 3 630 241 3113 678 3 675 520 6-02
6-08. Total. . . . . . . 37 639 440 40 576 931 26 815 846 28 672 452 3 988 787 4 854 404 6 834 807 7 050 075 6-03
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile: . . .
7-01. Commutationpassengers. . . . . .. 363 682 929 338 969 306 294 330 116 278 548 857 13 842 426 11 393 283 55 510 387 49 027 166 7-01
7-02. All other passengers. . . . . 1297846012 1 638 467355 602417 241 761 114021 174 665 114 241 382451 520763 657 635970883 7-02
7-08. Total. . . . . . .. 1 661 528 941 1 977 436 661 696 747 357 1 039 662 878 188 507 540 252 775 734 576 274 044 684 998 049 7-03
8. Passenger revenue (whole dollars) :
8-01. Commutation fares . . . . .. $3 692 900 $3 432 425 $3 012 249 $2 831 201 $ 147 349 $122 847 $533 302 $478 377 8-01
8-02. All other fares. . . . . . $ 27 734 195 $32 037807 $14707 739 $16 761569 $ 3 529 843 $4 305938 $9496 613 10970300 8-02
8-08. Total. . . . . . .. $31 427 095 $35 470232 $17 719 988 $19 592770 $ 3677 192 $4 428 785 $10029 915 11448677 8-08
9. Passenger service train revenue (whole dollars). . . .. $ 46 917 331 $ 51 466 689 $24 109 134 $26 437 776 $ 6363569 $7094046 $16 444 628 $17934867 9
10. Passenger train-miles. . . . . . .. 32 366 311 34727664 13 108 195 14 207618 5414 700 5705 217 13843416 14 814829 10
11. Passengercar-miles. . . . . . 130 559 206 144 272 508 56 430 078 61 796 907 19 455 562 21 428 066 54673 566 61 047 535 11
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road. . . . .. 203.6 200.7 160.0 160.2 227.1 228.4 257.2 246.1 12
18. Revenue per ton-mile (cents). . . . . .. 0.977% 0.9090 1.0020 0.9380 0.833 0.765 1.041i 0.9671 18
14. Revenue per ton per road (dollars). . . . .. $1.99 $1.83 $1.60 $1.50 $1.89 $1.75 $2.68 $2.38 14
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . . . .. 17.0 16.7 18.1 17.7 10.3 9.3 14.9 14.5 15-01
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). . . . .. 1.020 1.01% 1.020 1.02% 1.06e 1.08o 0.960 0.98% 16-01
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars). . . .. $0.17 $0.17 $0.19 $0.18 $0.11 $0.10 $0.14 (0.14 17-01
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . . . .. 79.6 80.8 57.1 58.6 65.9 66.5 167.3 173.0 16-02
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). . . . .. 2.14( 1.96% 2.44; 2.20% 2.02% 1.780 1.820 1.72% 16-02
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars). . . .. $1.70 $1.58 $1.39 $1.29 $1.33 $1.19 $3.05 $2.98 17-02
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-08. Miles per passenger per road. . . . .. 44.1 48.7 33.4 36.3 47.3 52.1 84.3 97.2 15-08
16-08. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). . . . 1.89 1.79d 1.98% 1.88% 1.95% 1.75% 1.74% 1.67% 16-08
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars). . . .. $0.83 $0.87 $0.66 $0.68 (0.92 (0.91 $1.47 $1.62 17-03
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. . . . .. 51.3 56.9 68.4 73.2 34.8 44.3 41.6 46.2 18
19. Revenue passenger-miles per ecar-mile. .. .............. 12.7 13.7 15.9 16.8 9.7 11.8 10.5 11.2 19


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS
REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 151 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing lip1 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER, 138 AND 37


EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT

ITEM NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION NO.

1953 1957 19538 1937 938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937
AGOREGATES
1. Milesf radoperated at cleofmonth,freight ervlce. . .. .7 113 7 303 25 783 25850 24 185 24 235 5 935 5 926 38 332 38 496 45 576 45 716 56 303 56 591 29 797 29 818
2. Mile of radoperated atcloseofmonth, paBengeraervice. . . 5 601 5754 17317 17 601 16317 16671 5 298 5368 32 741 3314 31882 3176 4137 41 662 22928 23094 2
Numberof revenuetonarried. . . . . 5 288 726 5 265 177 32175583 35424 727 34 232 526 41 207 442 12561 522 13632219 18686 551 19 977 806 1693 748 21 310 640 17955 879 20038861 9 70618 11 170438
4. Numberofrvenuetonarriedonmile(thouands). .. 69 464 674245 5308119 5 928 3 S 5463588 6518335 3 3344116 3630034 3750958 4,045883 3526409 4078561 5736567 6 78915 2207923 2569886 ,
Frghrevenue (wholedollar). . ................ 10303277 9958584 51041087 54048488 53517538 659040108 #21 228775 (21 838 255 37894519 36 880 485 $36'415 961 38 876262 593 37 938 60 876 925 $23 66 496 25 195 019 5
6. Number of revenue paenger carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers. ..... . . 3 032093 2854534 4947682 4605602 8291260 8233876 13194 10413 1326397 1213750 1375495 1201298 2322933 2147024 22701 26233 -01
-W2. All other passengers. ......... ........2066 948 2556774 2286982 2917224 6190881 7504442 265102 355716 2384094 3274525 765204 893523 1757501 2051581 590973 730416 6-02
6-0,. Total. .... . 5099041 5411308 7234664 7522826 14482141 15738318 278296. 366129 3710491 4488275 2140699 2094821 4080434 4198605 613674 756649 608
7. Number of revenue paenger carried one mile: . .
7-01. Comanutationpasengers. . . . ... ..53 264 322 48 093 861 90 356 657 83 528962 150709 137 146 926034 176 226 155 499 13 666 200 11237784 23 070 946 19263708 32 843 491 29565548 195 950 197910 7-01
7-02. Allotherpaemg. er .. .. 919............9 50243 129456479 212378595 271 519611 290088403 360137931 22644 843 31648792 152020271 209733659 105119 238 137354009 333060324 391932431 82584095 106684443 7-02
7-08. Total. . . . . .. 15 214565 177550340 302735252 355048573 440797540 507063965 22821069 31 804291 165686471 220971443 128190184 156617717 365303815 421497979 82780045 106 882 353 7-08
& Passenger revenue (whole dollars):
8-Of. Commutation fares. . . ... . ..590909 531287 6948040 6876064 473 300 11423850 $1466 (1401 $145883 121446 228929 6198670 $301853 277110 2520 259 8-01
8-. Allotherfas. . . . . 404 475 2 277849 5 167 562 6 061 975 135 702 7 971745 9541 235 692261 2 988608 3613677 61997870 62467725 5950089 6 14 264 1 48 654 188311 82
-0. Total.. ....................... 2995384 3259136 6115602 6 938 039 8609 002 9395595 542 701 (693662 3 134 491 3735 123 2226 799 2666 395 6251 942 6 891 374 1551174 1 890908 8-08
9. Pa seager service train revenue (whole dollars) . . $4011999 437029 08 857 128 9 916 066 11 240007 12184651 924 108 1 078719 5439461 6015327 3949615 (4440440 9 700484 10 312 389 2794529 3 182 038 9
1. Penger train-mile. ..................... 1685527 19 196 5052775 5561732 6369893 6712690 77,8392 802772 4636308 4902445 3973392 4169559 7142613 7690244 2727411 2955026 10
11. Pasngerca~r-lles. . . . . . 6 408 377 7 458 993 22 392 698 24 748 630 27 629 003 29589284 3 083 564 3 302627 16371998 18125439 13209430 14535369 31738 406 35588 283 9725730 1092388 11
AVERAGES ------- ------ --
12. Miles per revenueton per road. . ............131.7 122.I 167.3 1S9.6 18. 3.00.7 101.3 0.2 l91.0 319.5 313.3 87.5 33.1 120
101. Revenue per o nmie r-le (o ts) . . . l 1,10M. OO 1.0. 0.9 0.97 .8 .0 1.020$ 0.910 1.0 0.95 .97 .8 0 18
24.BRemuspertonperroad(dollars). . . . $1.95 (..9 $1.59 1.53 $1.56 01I3 o. o.6o $ .05 $l.85 12.1; $3.0 $1

164L Kiln per puenger-l 1e (ct. ................ .. 1 16.8 1 s1.1 16.2 17.8 13.t lk. 10. 9. 16.8 16.0 13.9 15.1 681 7.1 17-01
17-OL Revenueperpesengerperroad(dollars). . . . .0.19 9I 0 .19 00+.0.10 002 $0.7 0.11 00.13 00.11 (0.10 .0.17 00.17 s0.13 (0.1 10.11 .10 161
ALL Orn a PAmNeRm TRAmc:
16L02. Milesper.paengerperroad . . . .... 50.6 92,9 93. .9 k8.0 5.k 89.0 63.8 6k. 137.k 153.7 189.5 9.0 19.7 1-02
1-02. evenue per pawger-mil~ (cents) . . . .2.1 2.21 2.19 7 1.97 1.7 1 1.79 .69 1.77% 1B-02
17-02.Revenueperpameagerperroad (dollars). . . . 1.16 61.07 (2.a (2.00 6$.15 51.06 2.0 61.95 1.3"5 1.10 ( 76 (3 ( .3 3
TOTAL PANGEUTRAFTICm:
16-. Miles per passenger per road. .... .... ........ .8.... .. 15.9 11.3 16-08
1 R Revenue per possenger-mil (cents ..0 2: 60W 1.2 2:7$ 1.70 1.71PR 1.63% 1.% 1.7 16-
17-08. BeveueperpSam rperlreald(dars). . . . It: 00.5 so so: 00.6 $2 $2. $. ( 1.0.f (1: 1 64 $2:53
1. Revenue pa.....ge..ile. per car-m. .............. 3 ___ __ ______ ____TO ___ ____ ___6 ____ ____2 _____. _____ 8.5 .
18` eve 'l11 9-. .2 9tr 0.0 ... ... ...0.1


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS
REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 131 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 111 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


Statmet No. -2 (oos.))
Page


FOR TEN MONTHS ENDED WITH OCTOBER, 1938 AND 1937


UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM NO.
1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 197

AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at closeof month, freight service.*. . . .... 233 369 234 302 57 225 57 503 44 340 44 458 131 804 132 341 1
2. Miles of road operated at close of month, passenger service*. . .. 173 905 175 469 39423 40 162 38 134 38 516 96 348 96 791 2
8. Number of revenue tons carried. . . . . .. 1137 194 082 1563346708 553971712 802496839 244013743 304857529 339208627 455992340 8
4; Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thousands) . . .. 238 288 472 308 966 466 90599727 125483 693 55778 201 69 480 088 91 910 544 114002685 4
5. Freight revenue (whole dollars). . . . . .$2339300825 $2883990966 $911884394 $1218304 545 $475418981 554190039 951997450 L 111496382 6
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers. . . . . 196 792 420 204 920 698 150 998 535 158 516 368 12239416 11884596 33554469 34519734 6-01
6-02. All other passengers. . . . . 181742308 210397 364 122788752 138044 265 27072 156 35681146 31881400 36671953 6-02
6-08. Total . . . . . 378 534728 415 318 062 273787 287 296560 633 39 311 572 47565 742 65 435 869 71191687 6-08
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile: . .
7-01. Commutationpassengers. . . . . 3 370 561 545 3 442 822 756 2 750 709 750 2 825 828 253 125 831 904 115 170 451 494 019 891 501 824 052 7-01
7-02. All other passengers. . . . . 14770768701 17272845345 6953845025 8047470473 2111173238 2782655002 5705750438 6442719870 7-02
7-08. Total. . . . . . .. 18141 330246 20715 668 101 9704 554 775 10 873 298 726 2237005142 2 897825 453 6199770329 6944543922 7-08
8. Passenger revenue (whole dollars):
8-01.Commutationfares. . . .. . .$34061121 $34765806 $27875920 $28663889 *1359054 61242840 $4826147 $4859077 8-01
8-02. Allother fares.. . . . . . 303293551 334 516017 9157091581 174220 248 643233625 49679 834 6102968345 6110615935 802
8-08. Total. . . . . . . .337 354 672 $369 281 823 1184 967 501 $202 884137 44 592 679 50922 674 107 794492 115475012 8-08
9. Passengerservice train revenue (whole dollars). . . .. $472002222 $518939705 $239 433 243 $265981 398 667 631424 $76807 345 $164737555 $176150968 9
10. Passenger train-miles. . . . . . .. 330 609 872 348 597 384 134 948047 144727 682 57 496 654 59 854419 138 165 171 144015283 10
11. Passengercar-miles. . . . . . .. 1 374 161 520 1 472042 097 593 140536 641 838 428 2218 79 395 238709 093 559 141 589 591494576 11
AVERAGES
FReGHT TRAmFc:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road. . . . .. 209.5 197.6 163.5 156.4 228.6 227.9 271.0 250.0 12
18. Revenue per ton-mile (cents). . . . . .. 0.982$ 0.933 1.0069 0.9710 0.8520 0.798 1.036 0.975 1
14. Revenue per ton per road (dollars). . . . .. 82.06 1.84 1.65 $1.52 $1.95 $1.82 *2.81 *2. 14
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . . . . 17.1 16.8 18.2 17.8 10.3 9.7 14.7 14. 15-01
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). . . . .. .1.010 1.010 1.019 1.010 1.081 1.08# 0.980 0.9 16-01
17-01. Revenueperpasmengerperroad (dollars) . . . .0.17 $0.17 60.18 80.18 *0.11 *0.10 00.14 0.1 17-01
ALL OTHER PAssENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . . . . 81.3 82.1 56.6 58.3 78.0 78.0 179.0 175.7 15-02
16-02. Revenue perpassenger-mile (cents) . . . 2.050 1.94 2.269 2.1l 2.05 1.790 1.80% 1.72 16-02
17-02. Revenueperpassengerperroad (dollars) . . .. 1.67 1.59* 1.28 *1.26 1.60 $1.39 3.23 *3.02 17-02
ToTAL PAmNanE TRAFFIc:
15-08. Miles per passenger per road. . . . . 47.9 49.9 35.4 36 56.9 60. 9. 97.5 15-08
16-08. Revenue perpassenger-mile (cents),.. . . . 1.86 1.7 1.9 1. 1.99 1.7 .6 108
17-08.Revenueperpa rperroad(doar). . . . .89 0. 0.68 0.6 1.13 1.07 1.5 1.62 17-08
18. Revenue passengers per train-ml . . . 5...9 59. 71.9 75 1 389 .4 44.9 4.2 18
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile. . . . .. 13.2 14.1 16.4 16.9 10.1 12.1 11.1 11.7 19


* Represents an average of the mileage reported at the close of each month within the period.


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EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM
ITEM NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION NO.

1939 1937 1938 1937 1936 1937 1938 1937 1933 1937 1938 1937 193 1937 1938 1937
AGGREGATES
L Nils of rood o operated at loe of month, trfaigt evloe. ......7207 7 309 2752803 25 927 24 2145 247287 934 5 928a 38406 38 530 45 598 45 79 56400 56 662 229,802801
2. Mile s of road o ip. s-, ,a -o.........atl 1 5 784 517So0 17 670 16 464 6 7089342 5 37 32 79 33 141 31 942 31 84, 41421 41 89920
&etocarried..421029118 536333390 241 675798 3609. 82 270 186802 412 33787 90 988l16g 1202573 793 153025 574 184283 73612110353763 191521 774 33 602559 165988515 84 570 505100 488 051
4. Number of revenue ttonscarriedL4 N n emetm onJed mile (thousndsn~).. . .... ... 540 8 40 667 3769 41 46 68S51 955 2 o 4 3 7 3 4 1 6 4 0 4 4 3 2 6 2 15 37 3 2 3 6 7 9 9 7 1 3360244 94 1 6 398 68 53 8 994150 3 2 418 4
8.Nube rveue. nde 540 08 6 7374 4 46 51asda843 730474 63 747 106 24 404 404 32 276 720 31 373 797 372803 360 27 491 995 36 370 214 44 494 417 3S476 83JL 19 924 1322 5 3
5. Freishtrnue (wholedollars) ................ .. 82172833 $100493531$40086665808$528787827(8488 844981 (595083 18 157 s921 180 o1.98 259808 317 497 $801(35 930 831 282104108 343580105 461362 185 $ 526613 656 208 551157 1241302 621 5
6.Number of re am XC engers crried: $ 5 0a $ 42$
6-01. mon .. ............. B28 036 430 27119130 44211448 46410731 78750657 84986507 84598 2 / 199366 12154824 11 685 23C 12 223 819 11 673 825 21068487 22613045 26163 2528864 6-01
26.' All iMMSerL 2433108 25883600 26808209 29994641 71747435 82166024 3 29338 3863787 23 842 818 31817359 8759698 10244 59C 17843756 80035417 5277946 6391946 6-02
6-0. Tot&. .'... .. ........... 52269538 53002730 71019657 76405378 150 498092 167152531 3313930 4063153 35997642 43502 589 SS 20983517 21918 415 38912243 42648462 5540109 6624810 6-08
7. Number of carri ed oed mil~e: .. .. ....
7. 0 N1mfm peermile: . . ... 483842661 457417883 8153970101 848 803 6781 452 896 9881 520 207 292 1817259 / 1 697 961 124614645 11347249( 200962229 189 562 85 291048078 310561378 2009584 1 899 818 7-01
-_l. Al the pi.sengers.. 1 213 993 921L 361338 598 428 790 6333 823 498 3803 311 060 471 3 862 639 503 278218620 6 6788101 852 954 618445976 19 1 334073 435538461 20 3554851502 3 938 955 436 816 825501 965323829 7-2
7-08L TotaL . ........1 697 836 582 L 818755 873 242 760 734S3 671 69 0584 765 957 4595 388 846 795 279435879 338376 7711 957 569 263 559 448 68 1 535 035 6641727 824 061 3 845 899 580 4 249496 814 818835085 96783047 7-08
Com f ares. . . . . 65446820 (5 162 311 $8 483 130 8 769 933 3 945 970 114731 645 10 925 L L 22896 (1 48 189 1219944 $2047607 (1938765 (8751509 (2896117 (87031 (84195 8-01
A2 thare, .......... ......... 86933 658 ( 908 359 (55 918 309 (806 381 4839 614 82 505 588 (6 055109 o 7 054 944 37 178 516 42644 890 24 215 738 26 782 304 63 151 771 66381 442 15 600 836 17458 189 8-0
.Total. .. ........... .. 32 380 478 4 070 650 (64401439 71576 254 8 185 584 97 237 833 6 066034 7 057 840 38 526 645 43 864 34 26 263 345 (28721 069 65 903 280 69277 559 15627867 817 476 384 8-08
passenger service train revenue (whole doll=). 141262a414 $44 394o035 $88135129 99 9106 85 110 035 700 $122 480 511 (9872648 0786708 $585828908 166080630 (42 197o102 (45858 8960B4762 (101381649 (46 29 0 9
10. PassegertrainSls. . 18 797 075 80 076 094 51182 797 55186010 64 968 175 69 465 578 837 073 8 001 080 49 659 581 51 853 39 40515117 41064569 70 494 339 74477 888 27155715 28 472 826 10
1L Passegereaolls. . . . 74486705 80424 393 229 066 573 847 868 840 289587 258 314 147 195 31 804 867 33480 375 190 074 528 205 228 71 138 394 072 145 235 789 325 100571 344367 799 95 646946 101 890 988 11
AVERAGES
12.Miloper r ton p rood.... 18.3 124. 171 .6 163.6 16.9 151.6 268.e 205.0 201. -2.1 a169.9 33.0 61 3. 1

10~~~ 52eu me(d1. 1.15o# 1.9671.3 0.9810 0.97O 0. 0.0 260 0102 .94020.501.1 11
184. Revenue parps ge e ld ). : ) 0.19 .9 o.9 o. o 7 011 .10 ..17 o.7 0.1 ..*.0.1 17-01..9..01.M9
AI"u Pa] a r r&"l e0......16.98A16.. 50.1 1 6.1 7.0 86.2 87.1 769 76. 152. 1. 1 9196.6 17.8 1.0 1-02
1601. Reven per pS e mle (cents) .. . .1.13 1.04 1 0 6 0:90 0 1 1. 1. .2.0 0 1 .7 1. 0.9 .81 142
17 ...-OLRvmeromgrpr d(6011). .... .... ID. 9.S0,9 $.19, $0:03 61$.7 01s. : o., ,. 00-10.,0:1,o., :' ,OD-13: 00:1 ,S,6-
1&4or .,Ta ,.2. Milo, per asong r p ros&d. . ... ..0 .1 52.6 0.6 #94.1 .46.1 47..o 66.2 e 0.7 .1 7 76. 15.3 150o.2,,9. 19.6it
cet) .2 2912 2 .421421 1:7 1 to.1 1 1. .
17-4 evenueperpoegerperroad(do-). . . l.ll $1.12 2.09 $2.09 $1.03 1.00 $1." 1.6 .$1.3 $2.76 2.l 3 3 296 2*73 1.7-02
ToTAL";^ ^ *********** TY 32.5 45. 48. 1 31 ?2.2 s 83 54- 5. 73. 7. 98. 19. 14T.
1548,,. .-NN erpoeete pr M& ... .......... IN 1.:1.8o:W 2 n. o.:9

174--- m-ow '0.-s':-$0-V-0.59US. 0O.VERNMENT PRINTIN8 OFFICE: 191-0-7702
*;ren 'ian5a pootog to OtoheipeekOe Ohaprid o l atl ooin tathon t fflo oultcno from the morgonopr operation of paeneor oervioo on 8ooount of flood. Exoludinr such data, ne average fop items 15-01, 16-01, and 17-01 would be 14. miles, 0.93 oent, and 30.14, respectively.


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OP STATISTICS
REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 131 reports of revenue traffic statietios representing l2t steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR TEN MONTHS ENDED WITH OCTOB.ER, Mg AND 137




UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

III I I i III IIII I IIII III
3 1262 08854 8374


Subject to revision


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION stm.ent No. M-220 (oeD)

BUREAU OF STATISTICS --. NOVEMBER, 1938

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES i;
Compiled from 151 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 1"4 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF NOVEMBER, 1938 AND 1937


ITUNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM l

1939 1937 193 1937 19393 1937 1938 1937


AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month, freight service. .
2. Miles of road operated at close of month, passenger service.


3. Number of revenue tons carried. . .
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thousands).
5. Freight revenue (whole dollars). . .
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers . ..
6-02. All other passengers. . .
6-03. Total . . . ..
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers . ..
7-02. All other passengers. . ..
7-03. Total. . . . ..


8. Passenger revenue (whole dollars):
8-01. Commutation fares . ..
8-02. All other fares . . ..
8-08. Total. . . ..
9. Passenger service train revenue (whole dollars).
10. Passenger train-miles . . ..
11. Passenger car-miles . . ..
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road ..
13. Revenue per ton-mile (cents) ..
14. Revenue per ton per road (dollars) .
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. .
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents).
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars).
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road ..
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). .
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars).
ToTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-08. Miles per passenger per road. ..
16-08. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). .
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars).
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile.
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile. .


132
26
$26 3

19
16
36

336
1 227
1 563

$3
$26
$30
$43
31
124


232 893
173 394
756 222
268 580
812 317

972 138
305 773
277 911

089 650
465 507
555 157

435 797
753 040
188 837
951 679
433 915
923 600


197.9
1. oo04
$1.99

16.8
1.02f
$0o.17

75.3
2.18%
$1.64

43.1
1.930
$0.83
49.7
12.5


138
26
$258


233 864
175 072
518 542
884 603
300 230


20 948 090
19 327 160
40 275 250

347 898 980
1 469 335 379
1 817 234 359

$3 517 497
S29 774 339
33 291 836
$47 493 260
33 164 931
134 864 426


194.1
0.9610
$1.86

16.6
1.01
$0.17

76.0
2.03%
$1. 54

45.1
1.83#
$0.8
54.-
13.5


57 066
39 229
65 613 585
10 145 123
$104 858 527

15 533 843
10 811 109
26 344 952

275 854 713
605 707 612
681 562 325

$2 838 194
14 926 371
(17 764 565
V23 441 145
12 890 332
55 471 319


154.6



17.8
1.030
$0.18

56.0
2.46%
$1.38

33.5
2.020
$0.6
68.
15.9


57 352
40 049
68 461054
10 368 670
$102 759 343

15 932 784
12 518 591
28 451 375

281 245 407
712 493 067
993 738 474

$2 856 410
16 029 750
S18 886 160
$24 740 022
13 686 371
59 301 062


44 219
37 928
28 690 357
6 413 687
$53 763 574


1
2
3

12
163
176


238 028
518 372
756 400

635 979
528 537
164 516


(135 535
(3 408 487
(3 544 022
$5 938 615
5 245 559
19 036 534


44 423
38 511
29 394 805
6 422 485
$51 972 536

1 184 659
3 372 047
4 556 706

11 264 150S
216 322 172
227 586 322

$123 426
(4 173 550
S4 296 976
$6 726 885
5 558 094
21 102 217


131 608
96 237
38 452 280
9 709 770
$105 190 216

3 200 267
2 976 292
6 176 559

47 598 958
458 229 358
505 828 316

$462 068
S8 418 182
8 880 250
$14 571 919.
13 298 024
50 415 747


132 089
96 512
40 662 683
10 093 448
$103 568 351

3 830 647
3 436 522
7 267 169

55 389 423
540 520 140
595 909 563

$537 661
$9 571 039
$10 108 700
$16 026 353
13 920 466
54 461 147


i v I i+ I *i-. I I


151.5
o.991
$1.50

17.7
1.02o
$0.18

56.9
2.250
$1.28

34.9
1.90%
$0.66
72.6
16.8


10.2
1.o7%
$0.11

64.9
2.080
$1.35

46.9
2. 01%
$0.94
33.6
9.3


218.5
0. 809%
$1.77

9.5



614.24
1.93#
$1. 2~4

49.9
1.8 W
(0.94
40.9
10.8


252.5



14.9
0.97%
$0.14

154.-0
1.84,#
$2.83

81.9
1.76%
$1.44
38.0
10.0


248.2
1.026%
$2.55

14.5
0.970
$o0.14

157.3,
1.77%
$2.79

82.0
1.70%
$1.39
42.8
10.9


10.9
1. .1.


1
2
3
4
5

6-01
6-02
6-03

7-01
7-02
7-03

8-01
8-02
8-03
9
10
11


12
18
14

15-01
16-01
17-01

15-02
16-02
17-02

15-08
16-03
17-03
18
19


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS
REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 131 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 1 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF NOVEMBER, 1. AND U87


EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM
ITEM NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION NO.

1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937
AGGREGATES
1. Mikaofreadopertdaloemofmothtrightservice. 7111 7303 25 775 25 818 24180 24 231 5 935 5 926 38 284 38 497 45 566 45 706 56 291 56577 29 75 2980 1
2. M lofroo eat.oeof mot senervic. ............. 5594 5 754 17 17 17 624 16 318 16 671 5 298 5 369 32 630 33 142 31 979 31757 41 370 41 661 22 888 23 094 2
8. Number of reMnue ton curTIed . . . . 4514041 4696150 29536 358 30680671 31 563186 33 084233 11 631 878 11 343078 17058479 18051727 12698412 12 983590 16791 952 17509478 8961916 10169615
4. Number otrveneUtoo carried one mile (thousands). .........555075 568958 4750782 4836339 4839266 4963373 3094 835 3 028 023 3318852 394462 2876109 2899350 4 845260 4921781 1988 40 2 27231 4
s. sighee (whledolls). .$................. 8 852 627 $8 351 892 $47 279 638 $46 856 402 $48 726 262 47 551 049 19 204 579 18 046 634 $34 558 995 $33 925 902 30489 408 29 342 117 $53 136 397 $51 393 798 621 564 411 22 83 436 6
6*. NE o frm S1 .. . . 2995191 2 997759 4 594005 4 852377 7944 647 8082648 11 271 8 973 1 226757 1 175686 124390 1 329 403 1 931 746 2473484 24 680 87 70 -01
6.4L Alothe r2246320 o2526`786 s 2352785 2a863182 6212004 712e8623 264 917 34282 19 2253455 302928 771709 884 476 167939 19338838 5 524 613208 6-02
6M5 Total. ...7...... .................. .5 5841 511 5 584545 6 946 790 7715 559 14156651 15211 71 876 188 351798 348021 4204 914 2015 610 2213 879 3 611 075 4 41232 494 640968 08
7. Number ofravenuez l arsm rlodn ue mile: 00.0.4.-.
7-0L mmutstl r : 51644978 51 006679 83494895 87559160 140714 840 142 679568 152354 137 562 12483625 11 126588 e 0032147 21 339608 27364751 33 842471 0260 207344 71
-t2. Aterpengsl 112182071 127 932920 204522137 249703233 289003404 334856914 21608850 27 847099 141919687 188475073 10864822883 118762287 281901913 331639088 7 3679 282 90118771 7-02
1-o0. Total ...................... . ... 163827 049 178 939 599 288 017 032 337 26 393 429718 244 477 536 482 21 761 04 27 984661 154 403 312 199 601 661 122 680370 140 101 895 30966 664 365 481 553 73 881 282 90 326 115 7-0
Oas tS. 579 56$ 1569214 888982 905 855 1 369647 1381 341 $ 1 299 61 298 $1342 36 6 122 128 2028 667 216447 256 758 6 318 518 2 63 2696 8-0
8-0.Ailoterfsme. .... .................... 720011 1 788 51 65.18378 797156 7087982 o74443453 507 521 154 t 900535 3 574396 6192309 e9 162 440 65111 498 65755019 183 5 61 so 8-02
-O. T"o.3. .. .. ............. 2 199576 3 357 465 t6007 36 6703011 l 457 6 89 885684 5309 291 6600452 3034 771 $3696524 21285766 2 378887 65368256 o6073547 61386228 6 1656286 8-0
. Puassenger servie.train enue (whole dollars). ............ ..29276 4295895 412670 69121635 610799199 $11322498 6845793 $957?157 B 0982 8 (57699728 3687125 4 010 165 68432113 ,692473654 $6452 6s81 6 268as ,
10. Passen gertra.n-miles. . . 1790 806 1894123 4912 584 5 308 98 6 187 002 6 483 262 749 736 767 553 4495 883 4 790541 3 852 897 3 895 778 6819 160 7 225 837 2 625 967 2 798 857 10
IL PlasS1aril. . . . . . 6 979 984 7 463 529 21 678 166 23 521 686 26 813169 28 315 847 8 951 399 5 131 048 16 085 135 17 971169 18 338 065 13 068 679 28 855 088 31 646 657 9 882 594 9 745 811 11
AVERAGES
.Mprrevnue t per rMad..........................12.0 121.2 160 157.6 153. 150.0 266.1, 266. 194.6 8M.O 262 23.1 281.1 21.9 2.
18 e eper e (ou.. ... ............... .... .... 0 010 10.1 1 1. 1.0 1.0
14. Raenut, 911(.,10......................... 1., 1., 1.o3 611.1.
12.t ).10Pp0i4Or210030 o-
17-OL MempeSrpeohssi per (od.l.. .. . ................. 0197. 170.9 0: 0 0 6 o.u 010 s1o 1o01..6 11. .5 157-01
ALL0rPAmTL0N: .do 161 0.1
is-0Nowperpaaitrperrob& ...... 86 .72 7.0 .1.6 U.2 63.0.1.............9 62 861 1..7 1.-02


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 151 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing iWa steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR ELEVEN MONTHS ENDED WITH NOVEMBER, 1938 AND 1937


Statement No. M-20 (os-D)
Page 3


ITUNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITM 9319371938NO.
1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 193g 1937


AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month, freight service.* .
2. Miles of road operated at close of month, passenger serviceP


8. Number of revenue tons carried. . .
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile thousandn
5. Freight revenue (whole dollars). .
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers. . .
6-02. All other passengers. . .
6-08. Total.. . . .
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers. . .
7-02. All other passengers. . .
7-08. TotaL . . ..
8. Passenger revenue (whole dollars):
8-01. Commutation fares. . .
8-02. All other fares. . . .
8-08. TotaL . . .
9. Passenger service train revenue (whole dollars).
10. Passenger train-miles. . . .
11. Passenger car-miles . . ..
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road. .
18. Revenue per ton-mile (cents). . .
14. Revenue per ton per road (dollars) .
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. .
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). .
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars).
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. .
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). .,
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars).
ToTAL PASSENGE TRAFFIC:
15-08. Miles per passenger per road. .
16-08. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). .
17-08. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars).
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. .
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile. .


d)................
. . . .


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233 326
173 858
269 950 302
264 557 049
603 113 142


216 764 558
198 048 081
414 812 639

3 706 651 195
15 998 234 208
19 704 885 403


$37
*330
$367
$515
362
1 499


496 918
046 585
543 503
952 287
043 787
084 199


208.3
0.98;
*2.05

17.1
1.01%
$0.17

80.8
2.06%
$1.67

47.5,
1.87%
$0.89
541.4
13.1


234 256
175 431
701 865 250
335 851 069
142 291 196


225 868 788
229 724 525
455 593 313

3 790 721 736
18 742 180 724
22 532 902 460

#38 283 303
(364 290 356
402 573 659
#566 431 769
381 762 315
1 606 906 523


57 210
39 404
619 585 297
100 744 849
$1 016 742 921

166 532 378
133 599 861
300 132 239

3026 564 463
7 559 552 637
10 586 117 100

$30 714 114
172 017 952
202 732 066
$262 874 388
147 838 379
648 610 935


57 488
40 152
870 957 893
135 852 363
$1 321 063 889


174
150
325


449 152
562 856
012 008


107 073 660
759 963 540
867 037 200


$31
I190
I221
$290
158
701


520 299
249 998
770 297
721 419
414 053
139 490


272
62
$529


44 327
38 114
704 100
191 887
182 555


13 477 444
29 590 528
43067 972

138 467 883
2 274 701 775,
2 413 169 658

$1 494 589
$46 642 122
48 136 711
$73 770 039
62 742 213
240 915 928


334
75
$606

13
39
52

126
2 998
3 125


$13
155
$ 83
65
259


44 452
38 514
252 334
902 573
162 575

069 255
053 193
122448

434 601
977 174
411 775

366 266
853 384
219 650
534 230
412 513
811 310


131 789
96 340
377 660 905
101 620 313
$1 057 187 666

36 754 736
34 857 692
71 612 428

541 618 849
6 163 979 796
6 705 598 645

$5 288 215
111 386 511
116 674 726
$179 307 860
151 463 195
609 557 336


132 316
96 765
496 655 023
124 096 133
$1 215 064 732

38 350 381
40 108 476
78 458 857

557 213 475
6 983 240 010
7 540 453 485

$5 396 738
120 186 974
125 583 712
$192 176 120
157 935 749
645 955 723


4. I I I


197.3
0.936
$1.85

16.8
1.01%
*0.17

81.6
1.940
$1.59

49.5


162.6



18.2
1.010
(0.18

56.6
2.280
$1.29

35.3
*0.68
71.6
16.3


156.o
0.972%
$1.52

17.8
1.010
$0.18


1.87
0o.68
74.9
16.9


228.1

0.8513

1.08%
$0.11

76.9
2.05%
$1.58

56.0
1.990
$1.12
38.5
10.0


227.1
0.799%
$1.81

9.7
1.08%
00.10

76.8
1.80o
$1.38

60.0
1.770
$1.06
47.8
12.0


269.1
$2.80

14.7
0.96%
$0. 14

176.8
1.810
$3.20

93.6
1.630
44.3
1-.0


249.9



14.5
0.97%
*0.14

174.1
1.72%
$3.00

96.1
1.67%
$1.60
47.7
11.7


* Represents an average of the mileage reported at the lose of eaoh month within the period.


1
2
8
4
5

6-01
6-02
6-08

7-01
7-02
7-08

8-01
8-02
8-08
9
10
11


12
18
14

15-01
16-01
17-01

15-02
16-02
17-02

15-08
16-08
17-08
18
19


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS
REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 151 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 121 lstem railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR ELEVEN MONTHS ENDED WrrITH NOVEMBER, U AND 17


EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT

TM NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION NO.

1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1930 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937

AGGREGATES
1. Milsorfedopersedatclteofoathrightservie ......... 7 196 730 25 80 25 916 2421 84264 5933 592 38394 38 52 45597 45790 5639 b6655 2980 29871
2. Miloof road peratedatcoedtomefth, psmgerl Meie.-. ........ 5715 578 1723 17 666 16451 16 70 5338 537 32776 33140 31 947 31832 41417 41871 22976 23055 2
8. Numberotrvenuetonscarried. 46623159 5832954C 271 212 15 367 190 333 301749 98 445438020 102620047 131 916 87 170084 05 202335 46 133 734175 204 505366 150 394 51 181497991 9332 21 110651 666
4. Number of revenue to carried oneile (thousands). .......... 957477 7 842727 46 217 63 59899157 48 546974( 68710479 271499238 353304744 34692649 40 597 83 30368104 39269565 4933967 58 39861 21912533 26427955 4
. Freightrveue(wholedollar). ...............91 025 460 108 845424 448 146 21 6569 644 229 $477 571 84 642 574 236 $177 125 759 $216 305 842 352 056 79 $389 856 735 312 593 516 372 922 228 514 498 582 578 007 45 30 095 568 64 135 057 6
6. Number revenues c(iswh e arried:
6-01. Commutatonpeenpangers... 31031 621 301166988 4880545 51263 108 86695304 93069155 95863 / 208 33 13381 581 12860916 13467720 13003 22 2300 233 as 086 529 286783 260 624 6-01
6-02. Allother panger .................. 2479 428 284109386 29160994 32857823 77 959 439 89294647 3 494255 420660 6 26096273 34846 587 9531407 11129067 1992308 219742 55 5 803 200 7005154
6-08. Total ............ . . ... 57511049 38527275 77966447 84120931 16465474 3 182363802 3590118 4414945 39477854 4770750 22999127 24132295 42523318 47060784 608998 7263 77 6-08
7. Number of rvnue carried one mile:
7-01. Commut pamenges. .535 487 639 508423 962 897 464 996 935762 8381 593 611 8281662886 860 1369 613 /1 835 52 13709827 0 124599078 220994376 210702464 318412 829 344 403 849 2211 644 2107162 7-01
7-02. Allotherpenger. ............... 1 326 175 9921 489 271 S 633 312 770 073 195 6133 600 063 87 4 197 496 417 299827470 364 525 909L 974 874 30 634 451 26 1 436 721 658L657 223 49 3 836 753 415 4 270 74 518 890 504723055 44200 702
7-O. Total. . 1 861 663 631 997 695 4783 530 777 766 008958 4515193675.70 5860383277 301 197 083 366 361 432 111 972 575 759 050 34 1 657 716 034 867 925 956 4 155 16624 4 614 978 367 892 716367057549 162 70
8. Puens. reven ue (whole dollars):
6C 0tonfam 26385 731 SaS 6 9 37 $11a 691675788 15 15 61 7 1611298 12 224 24 194 1 482 365 61342 07 2250274 2 155 21 3 008 267 $3 214 635 29674 26 891 8-01
8-02. Allotherfare. ............... 29653669 31 696 91 103 687 60477 81327596 89949 931 563061 634 098 6 40 079 061 146 219 28< 626138837 628944744 6 68 263 268 72136 471 6 84 406 19 05 759 8-02
8-08. Total . . . . . 35680 054 37428 11 70 408 799 78 279 265 (96 643 212 L06062 917 6 57 285 7 58 29 841561 426 847561 35 $28 389 111 (31099 95 71 271535 7 106 7014 080 :19 132 50 -0
9. Pe.gerservice ttlayrevenue (whole dollars). . . . 491690 48689929 94779 082 87 120834 89 133803003 10094309 $11683 865 67S 73 71.6036 $4508842287 4986244 6104 516875 6110 629 013 8 906 758 631 664 664 9
10. Passegertralun-iles. ...... ................ .. 20587 81 21970217 09321 60 494996 71155177 75948840 8586809 876863 34 15 404 648 4436014 44160343 77313499 817025 29 781 68 31 71 8 10
11. as miles. . . . . . 81 466 689 87887922 250743819 270788 26 316 400427 342463042 34 756266 36611 423 20615966a 823 9988 150 738 137 186 0446 353 955963 376 014 456 104 869 54 111636799 11

FamnaU TasAe2:.62 .' 27.1.28.1.8
12. Milek per revenue ton per road. . . . . 127.8 124.2 170.4 16.1 161.0 1o. 262 3 67.6 .01 19.0 3 .l 1.8 4.8 12


15-LMilsperpserngerperroad .1...0 1 .6 1.4 18.3 .4 141/ 8.8 10.2 x6.416.t 138 13.7
01. Revenue per pas2a ..erm.le (ants.....I.. ......... .. ............. ,0.0 0.32 1.08o1.001.00.
17-01. Revenueper paengerperroed(dollars). . 0.1 .12 0.11 60.10 0 7 0207t 6010 0 0$ .10 6' 17-01


17-02. Revenuepqrpsengerperroad(ol ) . . .1. 1.1 2.4 612.0 $1. (101.01 1 $1.8+ (.33 ?.7 22. ($3.30 $3.2 12:3 7
ToTAL PAUNamzG TUAmC:


19. Revenue psseegeromles per carmle 1110 . .540.0 0.3 12.711.4 7 19
18. Revenue=petrain-mile 3.1.. 1 .0 .0 12. 01: 11: 0 :5: 18
pe cr-il, .. M 1 ll.011.R.1................. .. ... .. ...


* Represents an average of the mileage reported at the close of each month within the period.
8/ These items Inolude data reported by the Chesapeake & Ohio Railway as commutation traffic resulting from the emergency operation of passenger service on account of flood. Excluding such data, the averages for Itens 15-01, 16-01, and 17-01 would be 14.4 miles, 0.94 cents, and 60.13, respectively.


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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

3 1262 08854 8523


Subject to revision


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION Statement No. M-220 (os-D)
BUREAU OF STATISTICS DECEMBER, 1938

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES -
Compiled from 151 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 141 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED) L......

FOR THE MONTH OF DECEMBER, 1938 AND 1937


UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM ITEM
1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937

AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month, freight service. . . 2 32 731 233 802 56 9 6 8 57 308 44 209 44 404 131 554 1 3 2 0 9 0 1
2. Miles of road operated at close of month, passenger service. . . 17 2 996 174 628 39 091 4 0052 37 911 38 236 95 994 96 3 4 0 2
3. Number of revenue tons carried. . . . . .. 125 347 855 119 243 115 63 970 406 59 171 454 27 061 651 25 904 486 34 315 798 34 167 175 3
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thousands). . . .... 25 597 471 24 816 594 10 309 669 9 773 914 6 150 031 5 942 998 9 137 771 9 099 682 4
5. Freight revenue (whole dollars). ....... . . 251 090 242 $231 051 735 $ 104 181 087 $93 423 579 $52 095 178 $47 964 672 $94 813 977 $89 663 484 5
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers. . . . . 19 412 933 19 954 852 15 542 098 15 313 777 1 259 843 1 287 893 2 610 992 3 353 182 6-01
6-02. All other passengers. . . . . .. 18 582 195 21 752 316 12 425 463 14 113 700 3081 973 3 582 673 3 074 759 4 055 943 6-02
6-03. Total. . . . . . .. 37 995 128 41 707 168 27 967 561 29 427 477 4 341 816 4 870 566 5 685 751 7 409 125 6-03
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile: . . .
7-01. Commutation passengers. . . . . 325 434 931 325 656 400 271 616 651 265 058 352 12 895 634 13 015 615 40 922 646 47 582 433 7-01
7-02. All other passengers. . . . . 1 602 817 032 1 801 043 699 762 704 392 838 457 807 237 234 806 267 117 315 602 877 834 695 468 577 7-02
7-03. Total . . . . . . 1 928 251 963 2 126 700 099 1 034 321 043 1 103 516 159 250 130 440 280 132 930 643 800 480 743 051 010 7-03
8. Passenger revenue (whole dollars):
8-01. Commutation fares. ....... . . $ 3 363 361 $ 3 353 792 $ 2 823 897 $ 2 732 423 $ 139 013 $ 143 649 $400 451 $ 477 720 8-01
8-02. All other fares. . . . . . .. $34 539 526 $ 36 581 306 I 18 641 264 $ 18 903 140 $4 911 599 $ 5 571 987 $10 986 663 $12 106 179 8-02
8-03. Total. ....... . . . 37 902 887 ( 39 935 098 $ 21 465 161 $21 635 563 $5 050 612 $ 5 715 636 $11 387 114 $12 583 899 8-03
9. Passenger service train revenue (whole dollars). . . ... $55 537 725 $ 57 215 725 $ 28 262 905 $ 28 374 321 $8 413 873 $ 8 704 395 $18 860 947 $20 137 009 9
10. Passenger train-miles. . . . . . .. 34 312 161 36 043 288 14 171 147 14 789 800 6 021 599 6 359 382 14 119 415 14 894 106 10
11. Passengercar-miles. . . . . . .. 141 845 943 151 037 536 62 592 145 65 265 745 24 020 107 25 804 199 55 233 691 59 967 592 11
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road. . . . .. 204.2 208.1 161.2 165.2 227.3 229.4 266.3 266.3 12
13. Revenue per ton-mile (cents) . . . . 0.981 0.931 1.011 0.956 0.847 0.807 1.038 0.985 13
14. Revenue per ton per road (dollars). .. . . $2.00 $1.94 $1.63 $1.58 $1.93 $1.85 $2.76 $2.62 14
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . . . .. 16.8 16.3 17.5 17.3 10.2 10.1 15.7 14.2 15-01
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). . . . 1.03% 1.035 1.04% 1.035 1.080 1.100 0.'98 1.00% 16-01
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars). . . .. $0.17 $0.17 $0.18 $0.18 $0.11 $0.11 $0.15 $0.14 17-01
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC :
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . . . . 86.3 82.8 61.4 59.4 77.0 74.6 196.1 171.5 15-02
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). . . . .. 2.15? 2.030 2.44? 2.259 2.070 2.090 1.82% 1.74 16-02
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars). . . .. $1. 86 $1.68 $1.50 $1.34 $1.59 $1.56 $3.57 $2.98 17-02
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. . . . . 50.7 51.0 37.0 37.5 57.6 57.5 113.2 100.3 15-03
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). . . . .. 1.97# 1.88a 2.08% 1.969 2.02% 2.044 1.77% 1.69% 16-03
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars). . . .. $1.00 $0.96 $0.77 $0.74 $1.16 $1.17 $2.00 $1.70 17-03
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. . . . .. 56.2 59.0 73.0 74.6 41.5 44.1 45.6 49.9 18
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile. . . . .. 13.6 14.1 16.5 16.9 10.4 10.9 11.7 12. 19











INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS
REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 131 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing W1 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF DECEMBER. 1938 AND 1937


EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT

ITEM NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION NO.

1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937

AGGREGATES
1. Mileaof roadoperatedat close of month, frelghtservice . . 7 122 7 280 25 750 25 815 2 4 24 213 5 942 5 924 38 267 38 480 45 560 45 678 56 242 56 600 29 752 29 81 1
2. Milesofroadeoperatedcatoeofmonth., paengerservice . ... 5608 5754 17 203 17 600 9 306 5368 32605 2868 31 983 31 764 41126 41 482 22 888 23 094
8. Numberofrevenue tons carried. . . . 4 796 554 4574172 28 221808 26564969 30 952044 28 032313 9960304 9265266 17 101 347 16 639 220 10 684887 10642365 14 893244 14245498 8 73766 9279312 8
4. Number of revenue ton carried one mile (thousands). . . 586 842 580 458 4 813 098 4 605 390 4 909 729 4 588 066 2 707 829 2 563 826 3 442 202 3 379 172 2 615 472 2 509 609 456624 4446814 1956056 2143259 4
5. Freight revenue (wholedollars). . . . . $9259681 $8080488 $46783258 42 352 486 48138148 $42990605 $17734 427 $16268772 $34360751 $31695900 0 26597911 024765416 $47449825 $44166364 $20766 241 20731704 5
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers. . . . . 2884 993 2 872 263 4 555 666 4430 471 8101 439 8 011 043 6 783 6 109 1 253 060 1 281784 1 219 331 1 239906 1366187 2085687 25 474 27589 6-01
6-02. All other passenger . . . . 2 607 641 2 827 828 2 806 936 3 303 085 7 010 886 7 982 787 341 994 421 587 2 739 979 3 161 086 993 572 1 196 635 1 512 976 2 182 493 568 211 676 815 6-02
6-08. Total. . . . . . . 5 492 634 5 700 091 7 362 602 7 733 556 15 112 325 15 993 830 348 777 427 696 3 993 039 4 442 870 2 212 903 2 436 541 2 879 163 4 268 180 593 685 704 404 6-08
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile: . . .
7-01. Commutationpassengers. . . . ... 47 860 861 46 483 751 81 811 517 78 420 334 141 944 273 140 154 267 109 754 95 062 12 785 880 12 920 553 19 284 255 19 150 904 21 437 672 28 233 353 20071 19176 7-01
7-02. Allotherpassengers. . . . . 142 663 598 144 592 934 268 739 908 308341 687 351 300 886 385 523186 30456 290 34 979 162 206 778 516 232 138 153 150 283 531 175 960316 365 846 892 416 384 771 86 7 41 103 12 490 7-02
7-08. Total. 190 524 459 191 076 685 350 551 425 3 6762021 493245159 525677 453 30 566 044 35074224 219 564 396 245 058 706 169567786 195111220 387284564 444618124 86948130 10321666 7-08
8. Passenger revenue (whole dollars):
-01.Commutation fars $..................... 557495 $543 815 $873 940 $829 766 *1392 462 61 358 842 $1082 $972 $137 931 $142677 $200253 $205231 $197 486 $269759 2712 2 730 8-01
8-02 .. Aotherfares . . . . 3 291 118 3 133 269 7 097786 7 320 631 252 360 8 449240 701 360 773 191 4 210 239 4 798 796 2764006 *3 124 819 $6 552023 $7082424 $1670634 1 898 936 8-02
8-0. Total. . . . . . 3848613 3 677084 67971 726 68 150397 9644 822 9 808082 $702 442 774 163 $4348 170 4 941 473 $2964259 3 330050 $6749509 $7 352183 $1673346 $1901666 8-08
9. Passenger serve trinrevenue (whole dollars) . . . $4890970 $4770794 $10950 841 $10 985 935 $12 421094 2 617 592 $1 210912 269 618 $7 202 961 $7434777 $4 938 435 $5 418601 10 930 003 $11 458897 $2992509 $3 259511 9
10. Passengercarmiles. * ..................... 1 91.1 312 2 022 660 5 493 151 5 756 312 6 766 684 7 010 828 870 449 885 361 5 151150 5 474 021 4 092 863 4 193 459 7 282 241 7 787 622 2 744 311 2 913 025 10
11. Pasengercmles. . . . . .... 7 796 580 8 104 387 24 611 607 25 813 547 30 183 958 31 347 811 3 532 933 3 647 350 20 487 174 22 156 849 13 671 507 14 760 651 31 21 507 34 874 386 9740 677 10 332 55 11
AVERAGES
FIGHT TBAFJIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road. ................122.3 126.9 170.5 173.4 158.6 163.7 271.9 276.7 201.3 203.1 244.8 235.8 306.6 312.2 223.9 231.0 12
18. Revenue per ton-mile (ts) . .. 1.578 1.392 0.972 0.920 0.980 0.97 0655 0.635 0.998 0.9 1.017 0.987 1.039 0.993 1.069 0.967 18
14. Revenueper tonper road (dollar). . . . $1.93 $1.77 $1.66 $1.59 1.56 $1. $1.7 1. 2.01 1.0 $2.49 $2.33 $.19 3.10 $2.8 2.23 14
COMMUTATION PAssEon TRAPFC:
1 1. Miles perpassengerper road. . . . . 16.6 16.2 1.0 17. 17.5 17.5 16.2 15.6 10.2 10.1 1.8 15.4 15.7 13 7 7. 1-01
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile (cent). ..............1.160 1.17 1.07% 1.0 0.98 0.9 0.99 102 1.08% 1.10 1 1.07 0.92 0.9? 1.
17-01. Revenueperpassengerperroad(dollars) . . .... 0.19 0.19 0.19 0.19 0.17 0.17 o0.16 0.16 0.11 0.11 60.16 0.17 0.14 0.13 171
ALL OTHER PASMNGE TRAGIC:
1-02. Milesperpassengerper rad . . . . 54.7 51.1 95.7 93.3 50.1 48. 9.1 83.0 75. 73.14 151. 147.0 241.8 190. 12 .7 152. 16-02
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile (eents). . . . 2.31 2.17f 2.30 2.21 a.o 2 7 1.78 1.79 1.70 1.9 16-02
17-02. Revenueperpassengerperroad1(dollars) . . .. $1.26 $1.11 $2.53 $2.22 $1.1 1. $2.05 1.83 1. 541.5 2.78 (2.61 84.33 (3.25 2.94 32.81 17-02
TOTAL PAmENGER TRAFFIC:
15-0. Miles perpassenger per road. . . . . 34.7 33.5 47.6 50. 32.6 32.87.6 82.0 55. 551.2 76.6 810.1 14. 104.2 146. 146.7 16-08
16-08. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents)........2.02 1i. 2.27 2.110 9. 2.300 2.215 1.980 2.052 7.6 1.71 1.652 1.92 1.4. 108
17-08. Revenueperpasengerperoa(dollar. ............ 0.70 0. 1.08 1. 05 0. 0.61 2.01 1.81 1.09 11.11 1. 1.37 2.34 1.72 2.8 .70 17
18. Revenue passenger-mis per train-mile.. ............ 99.7 94.5 6.8 67.2 72.9 7.0 35.1 39.6 2.44.8 41.4 46. 53.2 57.1 31.7 35.5 18
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile. .......... .............4 23.6 142 15.0 6.3 16.8 8.7 9.6 10.7 11.1 12.14 13.2 12.2 12.7 8.9 10.0 19


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS
REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 131 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 12. steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


Statement No. M-2n (osD)
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FOR TWELVE MONTHS ENDED WITH DECEMBER, 1938 AND 1937


UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM ____________ EM
1936 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937

AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month, freight service... . . 233 277 234 224 57 190 57 471 44 318 44 449 131 769 132 304 1
2. Miles of road operated at close of month, passenger service.* . . .. 173 788 175 369 39 379 40 147 38 098 38 492 96 311 96 730 2
3. Number of revenue tons carried. . . . . 1 395 262 342 1 821 108 365 683 555 703 930 129 347 299 765 751 360 156 820 411 940 888 530 822 198 8
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thousands). . . 290154410 360667664 111055519 145626 278 68340807 81845571 110758084 133195815 4
5. Freight revenue(wholedollars). . . . . .. 2854203384 3 373 3979811 120924009 1 414487468 $581277732 $654127247 1152001643 1304783266 5
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers. . . . . 236.177491 245823640 182074476 189762929 14737 287 14357148 39365728 4170356 6-01
6-02. Allother passengers . . . . 216630936 251476 185 146025324 164676 663 32673161 42635104 37932451 44164418 6-02
6-08. Total. . . . . . .. 452 808 427 497 299 825 328 099 800 354 439 592 47 410448 56 992 252 77 298 179 85 867 981 6-08
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile: . . 0
7-01. Commutation passengers. . . . . 4032086126 4116378136 3298181114 3372132012 151363517 139450216 582541495 604795908 7-01
7-02. All other passengers. . .. . . . 17601053 594 20543233 989 8322257 029 9598433 634 2511938937 3266091768 6766 857 628 7678708 587 7-02
7-08. Total. . . . . . .. 21 633 139 720 24 659 612 125 11 620 438 143 12 970 565 646 2 663 302 454 3 405 541 984 7 349 399 123 8 283 504 495 7-08
8. Passenger revenue (whole dollars):
8-01. Commutation fares. .. . . . . 40860279 $41637095 $33538011 $34252722 $1633602 $1509915 $5688666 $5874458 8-01
8-02. Allotherfares. . . . . . 364615566 $400879355 j190659 216 $209153 138 #51583177 9594335094 122373173 132293123 8-02
8-08. Total. . . . . . .. $405 475 845 $442 516 450 1224 197 227 $243 405 860 153 216 779 160 943 009 128 061 839 1138 167 581 8-08
9. Passenger service train revenue (whole dollars). . . . $571490012 $623605 833 $291137 293 $319095741 $82 183912 92196992 $198 168807 $212313100 9
10. Passenger train-miles. . . . . . 396355948 417805 603 162009526 173203 853 68763812 71771 895 165582610 172829 855 10
11. Passengercar-miles. . . . . . 1 640 930 142 1 757 944 059 711 203 080 766 405 235 264 936 035 285 615 509 664 791 027 705 923 315 .11
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road. . . . .. 208.0 198.0 162.5 156.6 228.0 227.2 268 2 12
18. Revenue per ton-mile (cents). . . . . .. 0.984 0.935 1. 0.971 0.851 0.7992 1. 18
14. Revenue per ton per road (dollars). . . . .. $2.05 $1.85 $1. $1.52 1.$1.82 $2.80 14
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . . . .. 17.1 16.7 18.1 17.8 10.3 9.7 14.8 14.5 15-01
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). . . . .. 1.010 1.010 1.020 1.020 1.080 1.080 0.98% 0.97% 16-01
17-01. Revenueperpassengerperroad (dollars). .. . . .0.17 $0.17 $0.18 $0.18 $0.11 $0.11 $0.14 $0.14 17-01
ALL OTHER PAMNGER TRAPIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . . . .. 81.2 81.7 57.0 58.3 76.9 76.6 178.4 173.9 15-02
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). . . . 2.07% 1.959 2.29 2.18. 2.2050 1.82, 1.810 1.72% 16-02
17-02. Revenue per passenger perroad (dollars). . . . $1.68 $1.59 $1.31 $1.27 $1.58 $1.39 $3.23 $3.00 17-02
TOTAL PASSENGER TRA.C:
15-08. Miles per passenger per road. . . . .. 47.8 119.6 35.4 36.6 56.2 59.8 95.1 96. 15-08
16-08. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). . . . .. 1.87% 1.79% 1.930 1.886 2.000 1.79% 10.74 1.67# 16-08
17-08. Revenueperpassengerper road (dollars). . . ... 0.90 0.89 0.8 0.69 $1.12 $1.07 $1.66 $1.61 17-08
18. Revenue passenger-ies per train-mile. . ... .. .. 5.6 59-0 71.7 74.9 38.7 47.4 44.4 47.9 18
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile. . . . .. 13.2 14.0 16.3 16.9 10.1 11.9 11.1 11.7 19

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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS
REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 151 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 111 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR TWELVE MONTHS ENDED WITH DECEMBER, 1938 AND 1937


EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM
ITEM NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION NO.


1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937 1938 1937

AGGREGATES
1. Milesof roadoperated atelose of month, freightservice.t . . 7 192 7 305 25 796 25 907 24 20 24 259 5 934 5 927 38 384 38 522 45 593 45 782 56 378 56 65C 29 798 29 87 1
2. Miles ofroad operatedat closeof month, passengerservice. *. . ... 5 707 5 779 17 235 17 663 16 43 16 705 5 336 5374 32762 33118 31950 3182 41392 41 845 22 969 23 05 2
8. Numberofrevenuetons carried. . . . 51 419 713 62 903 712 299 433 958 393755 302 332 702 032 473 470 333 112 580 351 141 182 137 187 185 400 218 974 683 144 419 062 215 147 733 165 251 940 195 743 489 102 269 886 119 930 97 8
4. Number of revenue tonscarried one mile (thousands). 6 544 32C 7 823 186 51031 730 64 504 547 53 479 469 73 298 545 30 207 067 37 868 569 38 133 740 43 977 00; 32 983 576 41779 17 53905 919 62845 427 23 868 89 28 57121 4
5. Freightrevenue(wholedollars) . . . ... $100 285 142 116 925 912 494 929 476 611996 715 525 709 391 685 564 841 194 860186 $232574 614 $38641754642155263 $339191 427 397742 68 $561 948407 622173818$250861 80928486676 6
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers. . . . . 33 916 614 32989 152 53361 119 55 693 579 94796743 101080 198 102 646 2/ 214 448 14634641 14142 70C 14687051 14243 134 24 366420 27172216 312 257 288 21 6-01
6-02. All otherpassengers. . . . . 2908706 31 238 214 31967930 36161015 84970325 97277434 3836909 4627431 28836252 38007672 10524979 1232570 21036061 24156748 6371411 768196 602
6-08. Total . . . . . . 63003 683 64 227366 85 329049 91854 594 179 767 068 198 357 632 3939 555 4841 879 43470893 52150373 25 212 030 26 568 83 45402481 51328964 6 683668 7970182 6-08
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile: . . .
7-01. Commutationpassengers . . . ....... 583348500 554907 713 979 276 5131 014 183 1721 735 556 1011 803041 127 1 479 367 q/ 1 930 585 149684 150 137 519 631 240 278 631 229 853 36 339 850 501 372 637 202 42 363 305338 7-01
7-02. All other passengers. . 1 468 839 5901 633864 444 902 052 678 381 549 587 3 951 364 7614 583 019 603 330286 116 399 502 350 181 652 821 866 589 41 1 587 005189 1833 183 80 4202 6003054 686 959 289 97 2 2 134 15856549 7-02
7-08. Total . . . . .052188090 188772157 81 329 1914395732 755 686 9208626386 060 730 331 765 483 401 432 935 331 536 9715 004 109 04 1 827 23 8202063 037 17 4 542 450 806 5 059 596 491 979664497160870 828 7-08
8. Passenger revenue (whole dollars):
8-01. Commutationfares.. .. .. .................... 6583880 6275340 110246052 :10505 554 $16708 079 17471828 $13306 $25166 $1620296 (1484749 2450527 $2360442 3205753 3484 394 $32 386 $29621 8-01
8-02. All other fares . . . . ... 2944 787 34 829 859 68 134 473 $75 924 10 8 89 579 956 98 399 171 7 293 877 (8 415 012 44 289 300 51 018 08 928 902 843 932069 562 74 815 291 79 218 895 18 655039 21004665 8-02
8-08. Total. . . . . .. . 539528667 41105 199 78380525 $86 429 662$1 06 288 035 6115 870 999 $7307 183 68440178 45909596 52502 831 331353370 334430 00( 78021044 82703 289 718687 425 821034 286 8-08
9. Passenger service trainrevenue (whole dollars). . . ... $500382660 653 460 7246107 498 640 $119 214 422$ 133 255 993 $146 420 595 $11 305 221 $12953 483 $70 878 691 $79 243 509 $50822668 55281044 $115446878 122087911 31899 267 34944145 9
10. Passeager train-miles. . . . . .. 22 499 193 23 992 877 61 588 472 66 251 308 77 921 861 82959 668 9 457 258 9 653 994 59 306 554 62 117 901 48 460 877 49 153 80C 84 595 740 89 491 347 32 525 993 34 184 708 10
11. Passengercar-miles. . . . . . .. 89 263 269 95 992 309 275 355 426 296 602 073 346 584 385 373 810 853 38 289 199 40258 773 226 646 836 245 356 73 164 403 644 173 065 11j 385 777 166 410 888 842 114 610 217 121969 354 11
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road. . . . . 127.3 124.4 170.4 163.8 160.7 154.8 268.3 268.2 203.7 200.8 228.4 194.2 326.2 321.1 233.4 238.2 12
13. Revenue per ton-mile (cents). . . . ...... 1.532 1.495 0.970 0.9490 0.9 08.935 0.65 0 0 .614 1.013 o0.*9592 1.02 0.9520 1.042 0.990 1.051 0.997 18
14. Revenueper ton per road (dollars). . . . .. $1.95 $1.86 $1.65 $1.55 1.58 .5 $1.73 1.65 2. $1.93 $2.35 $.5 .o 3.18 2.5 2.8 14
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRArm0:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . ...........17.2 16.8 18.4 18.2 18.3 17.8 14.4 I/9.0 10.2 9.7 16.4 16.1 13.9 13.7 7.7 8.0 1-01
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents) . . . .130 1.1 1.o050 1.04 0.9 0.970 0.90 .08 1.08 1.020 10 o.94 0.94 1. 101
17-01. Revenueperpassengerperroad(dollars). . . . 0.19 0.19 19 .9 0.19 $0.18 $0.17 0.1 .12 (0.11 0.10 0.7 .1 0.0 1-01
$919 0.9007%12$0.11 $0;0.0017-01
ALL OTHiE PASSENGER TRAMPN:
16-02. Miles per passenger per road . 50.5 52-3 90.8 935 46.5 47.1 86.1 86.3 757 754 150.814.7199.8 194.01534 150.8 102
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). 2.24. 2.123 2.35 2.25% 2 2.212 2.11% 2.O3 1.78% 1.82% 1.75% 1.78% 1.69 1.91 1.81 1602
17-02. Revenueperpassengerperroad (dollars). . . ... $1.13 $1.11 $2.13 $2.10 $1.05 $1.01 $1.90 $1.82 1. $1.34 $2.75 2.60 $3.56 $.28 2.93 2*7 17-02
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-08. Miles per passenger per road. . . . .. 32.6 34.1 455 47.9 31.6 32. 84.2 82.9 53.6 57.6 72.5 77.6 100.0 0.99 146.6 145.7 15-08
16-48. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents .1........... 2.0" 1.9 1.870 '1.. 2.20 2.100 1.9 1.750 1.72 1.67 1.72 1. 1.9
17-08. Revenue per pas(engerper dor).. .. .. .. .5 00.64 60.92 0.9 o0259 0.58 $1 21.74 $1.06 $1.01 $1.24 $1.30 $1.72 $1.61 2.9 1.1 17-08
18. Revenue passenger per train-mile. . . . 91.2 91.2 6.0 66. 7 0 77.0 51 41.6 39.3 48.4 37.7 42.0 53.7 56.5 30.1 34.0 18
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile. .............. 23.0 22.8 14.1 14. 1.4 7.1 8.7 10.0 10.3 12.2 11.1 11.9 11.8 12.5 8.5 9.5 19
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* Represents an average of the mileage reported at the close of eaoh month within the period.
a These itee nolude data reported by the Chesapeake & Ohio Railway as commutation traffic resulting from the emergency operation of passenger service on account of flood. Excluding such data, the averages for teams 15-01, 16-01, and 17-01 would be 14.5 miles, 0.94 oents, and $0.14, respectively.


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