Revenue traffic statistics of class I steam railways in the United States - 1940

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Revenue traffic statistics of class I steam railways in the United States - 1940
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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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U.S. G.P.O.
Place of Publication:
Washington, D.C
Creation Date:
1940
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Interstate Commerce Commission, Bureau of Statistics.
Dates or Sequential Designation:
Began with Jan. 1925.
Dates or Sequential Designation:
-Oct. 1956.
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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 Statement No. M-220 (os-D)
BUREAU OF STATISTICS -- -JANUARY, 1940

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 138 steam railways .. .
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY, 1940 AND 1939


UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM NO.
194o 1939 194o 1939 1940 1939 1940o 1939

AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month, freight service. . . 231 939 232 661 56 669 56911 44 069 44191 131 201 131 559 1
2. Miles of road operated at close of month, passenger service. . . .. 171 489 172 0684 38 692 38 83 0 37 561 37901 95 236 95 353 2
3. Numberofrevenuetons carried. . . . . 145 755532 120 881 233 79264925 62992450 52294468 27150834 34196139 30737949 3
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thousands). . . .. 29 685 354 25 565 310 12437 452 10 534 127 7 400 303 6 230 227 9 847 599 8800956 4
5. Freight revenue (whole dollars). . . . . .. $282587799 $246511958 $126055255 $105029143 $59620515 $52667738 $96912029 $88815077 5
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers. . . . . .. 21207 168 20 807695 16670 066 16 445 364 1 388 868 1 349 278 3 148 234 3013053 6-01
6-02. All other passengers. . . . . .. 16279673 16 344 097 10557774 11013991 3 048 693 2735227 2673 206 2594879 6-02
6-03. Total. . . . . . .. 37 486 841 37 151 792 27 227 840 27 459 355 4 437 561 4 084 505 5 821 440 5 607 932 6-03
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile: . . .
7-01. Commutation passengers. . . . . .. 358 708 145 351 693 579 294 320 738 289 819 505 14 028 480 13 787 167 50 358 927 48086907 7-01
7-02. All other passengers. . . . . .. 1 572922 119 1 438 618 873 710'880 219 586 891 049 323 898 700 246 867 212 538 143 200 504 86061 7-02
7-03. Total. . . . . . .. 1931630264 1790312452 1005200957 976710554 337927180 260654379 588502127 552947519 7-03
8. Passenger revenue (whole dollars) :
8-01. Commutation fares. . . . . . $3692022 $3612595 $3 056 014 $3004422 $151812 $147359 $484196 $460814 8-01
8-02. Allotherfares. . . . . . ... 32358055 31 136 315 $16516301 $16 431516 $5995913 5181158 $9845841 $9 523641 8-02
8-03. Total. . . . . . . 36050077 $34748910 $19572315 $199435938 $6147 725 5328517 $10330037 9984455 8-03
9. Passenger service train revenue (whole dollars). . . .. $49 086 953 $47 518 022 $24 912 269 $24 542922 $ 8486 426 $7746 889 $15 688 258 $15228211 9
10. Passenger train-miles. . . . . . .. 34287997 33546438 14240788 13671605 6412666 6273670 13634543 13601163 10
11. Passengercar-miles. . . . . . .. 147 503 976 142789 823 63 528 951 61 694209 29 113 074 27 539 716 54 861951 53555898 11
AVERAGES--
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road. . . . . 203.7 211.5 156.9 167.2 229.2 229.5 288.0 286.3 12
13. Revenue per ton-mile (cents). . . . . 0.9522 0.964 1.014 0.997% 0.806% 0.844 0.984% 1.009 13
14.Revenuepertonperroad(dollars). . . . . $1.94 $2.0 $1.59 $1.67 $1.85 $1.9 $2.83 $2.89 14
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . . . .. 16.9 16.9 17.7 17.6 10.1 10.2 16.0 16.0 15-01
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). . . . .. 1.030 1.03 1.04 1.0o4 1.08% 1.07V 0.96 0.96% 16-01
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars). . . .. $0.17 $0.17 $0.18 $0.18 $0.11 $0.11 $0.15 $0.15 17-01
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . . . .. 96.6 88.0 67.3 62.4 106.2 90.3 201.3 194.6 15-02
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). . . . .. 2.06% 2.16 2.32.2%2.39 $1.985 2.108 1.883 1.899 16-02
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars). . . .... $1.99 $1.91 $1.56 $1.49 $1.97 $1.89 $38 $3.6867 17-02
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03.Milesperpassengerperroad. .. . . . 515 48.2 36.9 35.6 76.2 63.8 101.1 98.6 15-03
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). . . . .. 1.81.94 1.951..9 1.99% 1.82 2.04 1.76 1.81i 16-03
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars). . . .. $0.96 $0.94 $0.72 $0.71 $1.39 $1.30 $1.77 $1.78 17-03
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. . . . .. 56.3 53.4 70.6 71.4 52.7 41.5 43.2 40.7 18
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile. . . . 13.1 12.5 15.8 15.8 11.6 9.5 10.7 10.3 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 1a8 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 138 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY, 1940 AND 1939


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.


1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939


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 . . . . ..
7-08. 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 PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-08. Miles per passenger per road. ...............
16-03. 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. . .. ...............


7 028
5 594
5 850 281
732 426
$10 953 096

3 195 208
2 227 527
5 422 735

54 380 177
110 171 158
164 551 335

$621 951
82 610 084
3 232 035
$4 083.608
1 907 268
7 594 686


1225. 2
1.4954
$1.87

17.0
1.140
80.19

49.5
2.370
$1.17

30.3
1.96w

86.3
21.7


7 128
5 608
4 985 474
636 120
$9 645 093

3 187 078
2 201 183
5 388 261

54 431 903
108 917 957
163 349 860

$615 847
$2 680 195
$3 296 042
$4 144 073
1 846 925
7 501 923


127.6
1.516%
$1.93

17.1
1.13%
00.19

49.5
$1.22

30.3
2. 02%
$0.61
88.4
21.8


25 628
16 898
34 760 614
5 646 190
455 711 135

4 857 488
2 299 366
7 156 854

88 028 781
260 091 618
348 120 399

0937 568
15 810 057
6 747 625
$9 059 130
5 422 017
24 817 539


162.4
0.987%
01.60


18.1
1.070
80.19

113.1
2.230
$2.53

48.6
1.94
10.94
64.2
14.0


25 683
16 942
28 067 424
4 937 322
$46 838 117

4 839 394
2 446 386
7 285 780

87 374 961
252 605 947
339 980 908

$936 806
5 727 825
6664 631
$8 799 746
5 209 315
23 988 142


175.9
0.9249
$1.67

18.1
$0.19

103.3
2.29


46.7
.9 2
4:1


24 013
16 200
38 654 030
6 058 836
$59 391 024

8 617 370
6 030 881
14 648 251

151 911 780
340 617 443
492 529 223

$1 496 495
S8 096 160
9 592 655
$11 769 531
6 911 503
31 116 726


156.7
(1.54

17.6
0o.99%
$0.17

56.5
2.38%
$1.3 ,

33.6
1.951
00.65
71.3
15.8


24 100
16 280
29 939 552
4960685
$48 545 933

8 418 892
6 366 422
14 785 314

148 012 641
325 367 145
473 379 786

1 451 769
8 023 496
9 475 265
$11 599 103
6 615 365
30 204 144


165.7
o.9 90


17.6
0.980
$0.17

51.1



32.0
2.00o
80.64
71.6
15.7


5 932
5 261
12 779 921
3 323 085
$21 241 727

9 630
373 423
383 053

138 233
36 665 520
36 803 753

$1 336
a825 186
5826 522
$1 163 480
845 853
3 771 019


26o.o



14.4
0.97
(0.14

98.2



96.1
82.16
243.5
9.8


5 942
5 299
10 392 232
2728 282
$17 698 942

12 978
311 019
323 997

184 129
28 621 812
28 805 941

$1 576
$680 739
6682 315
$1 013 203
826 613
3 607 577


262.5
0.6490
$1.70

14.2
0.86%
o0.12

92.0
$2.19

88.9
2.370
$2.11
34.8
8.0


38 137
32 300
19 514 547
4077 218
$38 378 788

1 379 238
2 675 270
4 054 508

13 890 247
287 233 180
301 123 427

$150 476
S5 170 727
S5 321 203
$ 7 322 946
5 566 813
25 342 055


208.9
0. 941%
$1.97

10.1
1.08%
$0.11

107.4
1.800
$1.93

74.3
1.770
$1.31
54.1
11.9


38 249
32 602
16 758 602
3 501 945
034 968 796

1 336 300
2 424 208
3 760 508

13 603 038
218 245 400
231 848 438

$145 783
(4 500 419
4 646 202
6 7553 686
5 447 057
23 952 139


209.0
0.999%
02.09

10.2
1.07#
$0.11

90.0
$1.86

61.7
2.0oo
1. 24
42.6
9.7


45 420
31 578
11 298 785
2 820 135
$27 795 770

1 488 417
851 711
2 340 128

24 048 937
119 556 505
143 605 442

$243 882
82 251 952
2 495 834
$3 982 214
3 980 736
13 317 093


249.6
0. 986%
02. 46

16.2
1.01%
$0.16

140.4
1.88%
$2.64"

61.4
1.740
$1.07
36.1
10.8


45 548
31 618
9 594 522
2 534 330
824 834 011

1 367 225
849 787
2 217 012

22 086 784
115 854 185
137 940 969

$223 687
2 251335
2 475 022
$3 896 236
3 962 636
12 906 138


264.1
0.9800
$2.59

16.2
1.010
00.16

136 .
1. 9
82.65

62.2
1.790
$1.12
10.7


56 118
41 011
13 916 290
4 810 055
$46 813 702

1 638 401
1 349 598
2987 999

26 120 704
335 006 728
361 127 432

6237 929
6 6 002 423
6 240 352
$ 9 094 183
6 918 962
31 744 349


345.6
0-97


15.9
0.910
0o.15

248.2



120.9
1.73%
$2.09
52.2
11.4


56 259
41 043
12 907 900
4 286 913
$43 310 121

1 620 920
1 281146
2 902 066

25 793 692
311 404 038
337 197 730

$234 478
5 765 317
(5 999 795
S8 820 041
6 929 878
31 016 361


332.1
1.010O
$3.36

15.9
0.91V
to0.14

243.1
1.850
04.50

116.2
1.78%
102.07
48.7
10.9


29 663
22 647
8 981 064
2217 409
622 302 557

21 416
471 897
493 313

189 286
83 579 967
83 769 253

82 385
$1 591 466
$1 593 851
82 611 861
2 734 845
9 800 509


246.9
1.006%
$2.46

8.8
1.26%
$0.11

177.1
1.90o
$3.37

169.8
1.901

8.5


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29 752
22 69;
8 255 527
1 979 713
020 670 945

24 908
463 946
488 854

206 431
77 602 389
77 808 820

$2 649
$1 506 989
$1 509 636
$2 511 934
2 708 649
9 653 399


240.4
1.04 4
$2.51

8.3
1.28%
(o.11

167.3
1.940
$3.25

159.2
1.940
$3.09
2:11


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6-02
6-03

7-01
7-02
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8-01
8-02
8-08
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14

15-01
16-01
17-01

15-02
16-02
17-02

15-03
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17-08
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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION Statement No. M-220 (O-)
BUREAU OF STATISTICS UNIV. OF FFEBRUARY,1940
REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES C TJ.
Compiled from 128 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 138 steam railways 1
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
U.S. DEPOSITORY
FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY, 1940 AND 1939 .....


UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM NO.
1940 1939 194o0 1939 1940 1939 1940o 1939

AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month, freight service. . . 231 865 232 548 56 652 56 904 44 044 44 191 131 169 131 453 1
2. Miles of road operated at close of month, passenger service. . . .. 171 359 172 039 38 605 38785 37 550 37901 95 204 95353 2
3. Number of revenue tons carried. .. . . . . 129 292448 111 696 424 68 395 065 59 331 962 30154 535 24 869 491 30 742 848 27494971 3
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thousands) . . 27 158 669 23 107 185 11 154 569 9 582 834 6 906 462 5 742 440 9 097 638 7 781 911 4
5. Freight revenue (whole dollars). . . . . .. $257 174 041 $224 519 410 $111 980 636 $96 354 815 $55 564 156 $48 248 639 $89629 249 $79 915 956 5
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers . . . . ... 19 345 725 18 792 813 15 344 029 14 765 258 1 269 343 1 228 717 2 732 353 2798838 6-01
6-02. All other passengers. . . . . .. 15 484 262 14 596 676 10247 007 9 694 276 2 864 418 2 570 841 2 372 837 2 331 559 6-02
6-03. Total . . . . . . .34 829 987 33 389 489 25 591 036 24 459 534 4 133 761 3 799 558 5 105 190 5 130 397 6-03
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile: . . .
7-01. Commutation passengers. . . . . 325 960 428 317 562 247 270 054 391 261 213 622 12 806 682 12 454 851 43 099 355 43 893774 7-01
7-02. All other passengers. . . . . 1 382 803 496 1 239 761 815 606 362 701 561 441 142 321 436 399 258 983 575 455 004 396 419 337098 7-02
7-03. Total. . . . . . .. 1 708 763 924 1 557 324 062 876 417 092 822 654 764 334 243 081 271 438 426 498103 751 463 230872 7-03
8. Passenger revenue (whole dollars) :
8-01. Commutationfares. . . . . .. $3 360716 $3258042 $2803266 $2699131 $138391 $134403 $419059 $424508 8-01
8-02. All other fares . . . . . $28 555 667 $26 954 209 14 142 468 $13 807690 $6 145 375 $5 214 523 8 267 824 (7 931 996 8-02
8-08. Total. . . . . . .. $31 916 383 130 212 251 .6 945 734 616 506821$6 283 766 $5 348 926 $8 686 883 $8 356 504 8-08
9. Passenger service train revenue (whole dollars). .. . . $44 171018 $41887769 $21772272 $21128166 $8545419 $7528000 13 853327 $13231603 9
10. Passenger train-miles. . . . . . .. 31 211 122 30 096 745 12 787 119 12 203 015 5 924 001 5 695 342 12 500 002 12 198 388 10
11. Passengercar-miles. . . . . . .. 129 998 596 123 686 807 55 125 050 52 439 851 26 813 937 25 217 654 48 059 609 46 029 302 11
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road. . . . .. 210.1 206.9 163.1 161.5 229.0 230.9 295.9 283.0 12
13. Revenue per ton-mile (cents). . . . . .. 0.947 0.97220 1.0014 1.0055 0.805 0.814o0 0.985 1.0275 13
14. Revenue per ton per road (dollars). . . . .. $1.99 $2.01 $i1.64 $1.62 $1.84 $1.94 $2.92 $2.91 14
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . . . .. 16.8 16.9 17.6 17.7 10.1 10.1 15.8 15.7 15-01
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents) . . . .. 1.003% 1.03 1.04~ 1.03% 1.080 1.080 0.97% 0.97% 16-01
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars) . . .. $0.17 $0.17 $0.18 *0.18 $0.11 $0.11 $0.15 $0.15 17-01
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . . . . 89.3 84.9 59.2 57.9 112.2 100.7 191.8 179.9 15-02
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents) . . . 2.07 2.17 2.33 2.46 1.91 2.01 1.82 1.89 16-02
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars) . . . .1.84 $1.85 $1.38 $1.42 $2.15 $2.03 3.48 3.4 17-02
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. . . . .. .49.1 46.6 34.2 33.6 80.9 71.4 97.6 90.3 15-08
16-08. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). . . . .. 1.870 1.914 1.93% 2.01% 1.88% 1. ?7 1.741 1.680 16-03
17-08. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars). .. . . .0.92 (0.90 (0.66 0.67 $1.52 1.l1 $1.70 $1.63 17-08
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. . . .... 5. .7 51.7 68.5 67.4 56.4 47.7 39.8 38.0 18
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile. . . . .. 13.1 12.6 15.9 15.7 12.5 10.8 10.4 10.1 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 128 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 138 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY, 1940 AND 1939


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.


19409 190 1939 199o 1939 1939 1939 19 19 9 o 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939


AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month, freight service ..........
2. Miles of road operated at close of month, passengerservice. ........
8. Number of revenue tons carried . . . . .
4. Number of revenue tonscarried 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 passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers . . . . .
7-02. All other passengers. .................
7-08. Total .......................
8. Passenger revenue (whole dollars):
8-01. Commutationfares ...................
8-02. All other fares. . . . . . .
8-08. Total . . . . . .
9. Passenger service train revenue (whole dollars). .. ..........
10. Passenger train-miles. ....................
11. Passenger car-miles. .....................
AVERAGES
FamoEr TTamC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road. . . . ...
18. Revenue per ton-mile (cents). .
14. Revenue per ton per road (dollars). . . . .
COMMUTATION PAsNU TeAAmc:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . ...............
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). . . . .
17-01. Revenueperpassengerper road (dollars) . . .
ALL OTma PAsENGER TRAFmc:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . . . ..
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents) ..............
17-02. Revenueperpassengerper road (dollars) ..............
TOrAL PAsuENum TTAFAm :
16-08. Miles per passenger per road. . . . .
16-08. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents)..............
17-08. Revenueperpasenserperroad (dollars) . . ..
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. ... ..............
19. Revenue pasmenger-miles per car-mile. ..... .............


7 087
5 594
5 142 309
656 017
$9 712 868

3 059 621
2 332 206
5 391 829

51 718 965
114 377 6688
1.66 096 653

$594 732
(2 647 299
3 242 031
$4 020 657
1 742 800
6 881 966


127.6
1.481
$1.89

16.9
1.15%
$0.19

49.0
2.1-


30.8


7 121
5 608
4 599 040
578 026
$8 961 314

2 851 453
2 128 467
4 979 920

48 405 659
109 346 801
157 752 460

$553 245
$2 607 116
,3 160 361
$3 913 144
1 671 800
6 598 782


25 605
16 876
29 651 369
5 099 044
$ 49 211 455

4 264 221
2 271 677
6 535 898

76 833 690
208 154 889
284 988 579

$827 655
14 829 847
65 657 502
$7 697 157
4 823 673
21 015 843


25 683
16 897
25 901 973
4 466 332
42 933 814

4 214 142
2 107 463
6 321 605

76 400 007
193 792 068
270 192 075

t822 566
:4 820 454
85 643 020
$7 592 137
4 621 752
20 080 455


24 020
16 135
33 601 387
5 399 50S
053 056 313

8 020 187
5 643 122
13 663 309

141 501 736
283 830 124
425 331 860

380 879
665 322
046 201
$10 054 458
6 220 646
27 227 241


24 100
16 280
28 830 949
4 538 476
$44 459 687

7 699 663
5 458 346
13 158 009

136 407 956
258 302 273
394 710 229

1 323 320
6 380 120
7 703 440
$9 622 885
5 909 463
25 760 614


5 932
5 261
11 810 581
3 091 446
$19 603 616

8 301
336 310
344 611

128 682
30 769 372
30 898 054

$1 240
$697 643.
S698 883
$ 1 006 681
778 520
3 362 015


5 942
5 299
9 785 730
2 525 446
$16 335 599

10 370
284 929
295 299

148 523
24 931 484
25 080 007

!1 292
90 559
91 851
6874 348
744 876
3 180 783


38 112
32 289
18 343 954
3 815 016
6 35 960 540

1 261 042
2 528 108
3 789 150

12 678 000
290 667 027
305 345 027

$137 151
$5 447 732
$5 584 883
$7 538 738
5 145 481
23 451 922


38 249
32 602
15 083 761
3 216 994
$31 913 040

1 218 347
2 285 912
3 504 259

12 306 328
234 052 091
246 358 419

$135 111
14 623964
4 757 075
$6 653 652
4 950 466
22 036 871


45 412
31 570
10 133 823
2 649 423
$25 591 454

1 300 423
745 024
2 045 447

20 745 038
97 414 367
118 159 405

$211 129
1 800 117
(2 011 246
$3 430 632
3 691 711
11 533 128


45 548
31 618
8 633 770
2 226 464
$22 286 179

1 297 202
757 797
2 054 999

20 494 188
93 981 379
114 475 567

$209 939
1 785 077
t 995 016
63 313 042
3 567 079
11 051 771


56 095
40 987
12 316 398
4 373 434
$43 116 548

1 412 889
1 194 766
2 607 655

22 178 702
283 078 899
305 257 601

1205 867
15 073 123
5 278 990
$8 050 059
6 266 998
27 625 699


I. *l~ *I. *I- *I- 4 -I*


$1.95


1.140
$0.19

51.4
2. 35
$1.22

31.7


23.9


172.0
o.96,50


18.0
1.080
$0.19

91.6



1.990
59.1
13.6


172.4
0.9610
$1.66

18.1
1.086
$0.20

92.0
2.490
$2.29

42.7
2.090
$0.89
53:


157.4
0.960


17.7
0.97T
$0.17



$1.17


60.0
6.95

15.3


261.8
0.63V


15-
0to.15

91.5
2.27
02.07



#2.20
9.2


258.1
0.647T
01.67

14.3
0.87%
$0.12

27.50


84.9


.:9


208.0
o.943|<
$1.96

10.1
1.08#
$0.11

115.o
1.87%
2.15

80.1
1.840
*1..47
59.0
12.9


213.3
0.992%
12.12

10.1
1.086
$0.11

102.4
1.980
$2.02

70.3
1.9
01. 3
149.
11.2


261.4
0.9660
62.53

16.0
1.02%
6o.16

130.8
$2.4




20.9


257.9
1.001#
$2.58

15.8
1.020
$0.16

124.0
$2.36



60.97
32.1
10.4


0.986
63.50

15.7
0.930
$0.15



$4.25

117.1
1.730

11.0


56 153
41 043
11 425 292
3 744 026
$38 341 068

1 480 236
1 164 157
2 644 393

23 213 101
258 963 920
282 177 021

$212 232
4 856 781
5 069 013

07 679 845
6 210 192
26 593 518


$3-36

15.7
0.914'


222.4
1.88
$4.17

106.7
1.80
145.4
10.6


29 662
22 647
8 292 627
2 074 781
$20 921 247

19 041
433 047
452 088

175 615
74 511 130
74 686 745

$2 063
394 584
1 396 647
$2 392 636
2 541 293
8 900 782


250.2
1.0080
$2.52

9.2
1.17%
$0.11

172.1
1.870
$3.22

165.2
1.870(

lho,


29 752
22 692
7 435 909
1 811 421
$19 288 709

21 400
409 605
431 005

186 485
66 391 799
66 578 284

$2 337
L 290 138
292 475
$2 238 716
2 421 117
8 384 013


2043.6
1.0650
$2.59

8.7



162.1
1.940
U3.15




7.9


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

16-01
16-01
17-01

15-02
16-02
17-02

15-08
16-08
17-08
18
19











INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS 1 STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 138 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


Statement No. M-220 (08-D)
Page 3


FOR TWO MONTHS ENDED WITH FEBRUARY, 1940 AND 1939


UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM NO.
1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 194o 1939


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:
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 ..
16-03. 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. .


684 668 573
2 955 725 615
3 640 394 188

$7 052 738
60 913 722
:67 966 460


232 605
172 062
232 509 782
48 672 496
$471 031 368

39 600 508
30 940 413
70 540 921

669 255 826
2 678 380 688
3 347 636 514

$ 6 870 637
$58 090 522
$64 961 159
$89 405 789
63 643 183
266 476 640


56 669
38 624
147 659 990
23 592 021
1238 035 890

32 014 095
20 804 781
52 818 876


564
1 317
1 881


375 129
242 920
618 049


$5 859 280
30 658 769
36 518 049


$46
27
118


684 991
027 907
654 001


122
20
0201

31
20
511


56 908
38 808
324 412
116 962
383 958

210 622
708 267
918 889


551 033 127
1 248 332 191
1 799 365 318

$5703 553
$30 239 206
$35 942 759
$45 671 088
25 874 620
.114 134 060


44 056
37 556
62 449 003
14 306 765
$115 184 671

2 658 211
5 913 111
8 571 322

26 835 162
645 335 099
672 170 261

$290 203
$12 141 288
$12 431 491
$17 031 845
12 336 667
55 927 011


44 191
37 901
51 952 450
11 972 667
$100 916 377

2 577 995
5 305 706
7 883 703

26 242 018
505 850 787
532 092 805

$281 762
$10 395 681
$10 677 443
$15 274 889
11 969 012
52757 380


64
18
$186

5
5
10


131 184
95 220
938 937
945 237
531 278

880 587
046 043
926 630


93 458 282
993 147 596
1 086 605 878

$903 255
$18 113 665
$19 016 920
$29 541 585
26 134 545
102 922 427


I ____________________i Ii -II I


159.8
1.o009
$1.61

17.6
1.04
40.186

63.3
2.330


35.6
1.94.7
$0.69
69.6
15.9


164.5
1.o001
$1. 65

17.7
1.04
$0.18

60.3
2.42%
1. 46

34.7
2.000
$0.69
69.5
15.8


229.1
0.8050
$1.84

10.1
1.08%
*0.11

109.1
1.8866
$2.05

78.4
1.85#
$1.45
54. 5
12.0


230.5
0. 94


10.2
1.07%
(0.11

95.3
2.06o
$1.96

67.5
2.01o
$1.35
10.5
10.1


291.7
0.9W85
$2.87

15.9
0.97%
$0.15

196.8
1. 82
$3.59

99.4
1.75
$1.7z
4.1.6
o10.6


131 506
95 353
58 232 920
16 582 867
$168 731 033


5 811
4 926
10 738

91 980
924 197
1 016 178


891
436
329

681
710
391


$885 322
$17 455 635
$18 340 957
$28 459 812
25 799 551
99 585 200


284.8
1.0184
$2.90

15.8
0.960
0o.15

187.6
$3.5Z

94.6
1.800
$1.71
39.14
10.2


___________ I ___________ ___________ ___________


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
13
14

15-01
16-01
17-01

15-02
16-02
17-02

15-08
16-08
17-08
18
19


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


231
171
275 047
56 844
$539 751

40 552
31 763
72 316


909
400
930
023
839

893
935
828


$93
65
277


258 421
499 119
503 439


206.7
0.950o
$1.96

16.9
1. 03%
$0.17

93.1
2.06%
$1.92

50.3

55.6
13.1


209.3
0. 9668
$2.03

16.9
1.03%
$0.17

86.6
2.170
$1.88

47.5
1.94
$0.92
52.6
12.6











INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS
REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 13 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR TWO MONTHS ENDED WITH FEBRUARY, 1940 AND 1939


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.

1940 1939 1940 1939 194o 1939 194o 1939 194o 1939 194o 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939

AGGREGATES
1. Milesof roadoperatedatcloeeof month, freightservice:* . .7 027 7 125 25 616 25 683 24 026 24 100 5 932 5 942 38 124 38 249 45 416 45 548 56 106 35 206 29 662 89 752 1
2. Miles of road operated atelose of month, passengerservice.*. . ... 5 594 5 608 16 887 16 920 16 143 16 280 5 261 5 299 32 295 32 602 31 574 31 618 40999 41 043 22 647 28 692 2
8. Number of revenue tons carried. . 10 992 590 9 584 514 64 411 983 539693997 72 255 417 58770501 24 590 502 20177962 37858501 31774 488 21 432 608 18 228 292 26 232 688 84 333198 17273641 15 671 436 8
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thousands) . 388 443 1214 146 10745 24 9403654 11458344 9499162 6414531 52 534728 7892234 6718939 5 469558 4760794 9183489 8 030 39 4 292 190 3791 134 4
5. Freight revenue (whole dollars). . . ..... 80 665963 18606407 104922590 89 771 931 112 44737 93005620 40845343 34 034 541 74 339 328 66 881 836 (53 387 224 47120190 89 930250 81 651189 43213 804 (39 959 54 5
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers. . . . . 6 254 29 6 038 531 9121 709. 9053536 16637557 16118555 17931 23348 2640280 2554647 2788840 2664 47 3 051 2 310115 40457 46308 6-01
6-02. All otherssengers. ................... 4559735 4329650 4571043 45533849 11674003 11824 768 709733 595948 5203378 4709760 1596735 1607584 2544364 2445 303 904944 873551 -02
6-08. Total . . .. . .. . 10 814 564 10 368 181 13692 752 13 607 385 28 311 560 27943 323 727 664 619 296 7 843 658 7 264 407 4 385 575 4 272 011 5 595 654 5 546 459 945 401 919 859 6-48
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile: . . .
7-01. Commutationpassengers. . . . . 106 099142 102837 562 164 862471 163774 968 293413516 284420597 266915 332652 26568247 25909366 44793975 42580972 48 99 406 49006793 364901 39916 7-01
7-02. All other passengers. .................. 224548 846 218264 758 468 246507 446 398015 624 447 567 583669418 67 434 892 53533296 577 900207 452297 491 216 970872 2098335 564 618 085 6837 70367958 158091097 14C3994188 7-02
7-08. Total. ...................... 330 647 988 321 102 320 633 108978 610 172 983 917 861 083 868 090015 67701 807 53 885 948 604 468 454 478 206 857 261764 847 252 41653 66as385033 619374751 15845998 144387104 7-0
8. Passengerrevenue (whole dollars):
8-01. Commutationfares. . . .................... 12668 6 1169092 $17652233 $1759 372 $2877374 2775089 92576 ( 868 ,287 627 278 694 6455 011 433 626 6443796 446710 44448 (4981 8-01
8-02. Allotherfares- .. ...................... 5257 383. 287 311 10 639 904 10548 279 14 761482 14 403616 522 829 1 271 298 10 618459 9 124383 4 052069 4036412 911075 546 10 628 098 986050 2797 18 8-02
8-08. Total . . . .......... 474066 456403 12405127 12307651 17638856 17178705 525405 61274166 610906086 9403 277 64507080 64470038 611519 342 11068808 s 2990498 280111 8-08
9. Pasengereretrarevenue(wholedollar). ............ 810475 ...057.211 $16756287 $16 391883 (21823 989 (21221988 B 170 161 $1887 551 (14861684 13387338 $7412846 (7209278 $17124242 $16499886 $5004497 (4750648 9
10. Passenger train-miles. ..................... 3650068 3518725 10245690 9831067 13132 149 12524828 1624373 1571489 10712294 10397523 7672447 7529715 13185960 13140070 5276138 512976C 10
11. Passengercar-miles . . . . . 14 476 652 14 100 705 45 833 382 44 068 597 58 343 967 55 964 758 7 133 034 6788 360 48 793 977 45 969 020 24 850 221 23957 909 59 370 636 57 609 879 18 701 570 18 017 412 11
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road. ............... 126.3 126.7 166. 174.2 158.6 161.6 260.9 260.4 20.5 211.5 255.2 261.2 350.1 330.0 248. 24 12
18. Revenue per ton-mile (cents) . ..... ................. 41.188 1.532, 0.96 0.981% 0.979 06 0.6O 0.9i-42W 0.995 0.9 0.9900 0.979% 1.011 01.001 1.0 14
14. Revenue per ton per road (dollars) . . . ..(1.88 1.94 1 .56 6 369 196 62.10 62.6 (2.59 63.$3 (3.36 2.50 6.55 1
COMxUTATION PAssmGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . . . . 17.0 17.0 18.1 18.1 17.6 17.6 14.9 14.2 10.1 10.1 16.1 16.0 15.8 15.8 9.0 8.5 15-01
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). ........ ............. 1.15 1.14M 1.07 1.070 0.9% 9% 0.9 0.16 61.08 61.108 61021 1.02. 0.921 0.910 1.26 1.211 16-01
17-01. Revenueperpasengerperroad (dollars).. . . . 0.19 $0.19 60.19 60.19 0.17 : 1 012 ( 0.16 0.16 170.1 (0 011 011 1701
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02.Milesperpassengerperroad. . . . . 49.2 0.4 102.4 98.0 53 49. 95.0 89.9 111.1 960 135.9 130. 242.9 255.3 174.7 164.8 15-02
15--02 Milesperpassengerperroad.............. 10 12.1 4 96.0 53. 19.14 95.0 69.91 5 1 1.111.116..612.0210
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents) . . . .1....2012-27..2.3604 2 442 .0 2.7 2.2.3702 1.82 1.91 12.97 1.92 1l.79] 1.$6 1.9 1 1.
17-02. Revenueperpassengerperroad (dollars) .... .......... 1...6( 1. 15 1. 22 (.33 $2. $. 126 2.1.22 .1 $2$$1.94$ .540 2:51 $4:.35 (4.34 3$30 :o 17-0
TOTAL PASs ENGER TRAFFIC: 93.0 7.0 77.1 65.6 59 59.1 119.1 111.7 167.6 157.0 15-0
15-08. Miles per passenger per road. . . . . 30.6 31.0 46.2 448. 32. 4 1. 12 225 2. 3 1. 80 1. 979.7 1.77 1.17 1.79 16.9 15.9 0-o
16-08. Revenue perpassenger-mile (cents) .............. ..1.96 2.o01% 1.96 2.02 1.92 1. 6.1 2.6 1. .0 17-0
17-08. Revenueperpassengerperroad(dol.aB).. ....... ............ 0.,60 0.62 0.91 0.90 $0.$2 $0.61 1.1.7 314.3 .14 16.09 31.1: $$3 50.5 1427130 26.1: 18-0
18. Revenue passenger-mies per train-mile. . . .. 90.6 91.3 61.8 62.1 69.9 69. 9.5 7.97 3412.13 56. 46.0 34.10.5 10.5 50.5 47.1 30.0 .1
19. Revenue passenger-miles per ear-mile. ............. 22.:8 22.8 13.8 13.8 15.7 15.5 95 79 124 104 10.5 11.2 108 85 :
Rep~ant a aergeof hemieae eprtd a te 10. f ao mnthwihi te1ero1 U.':OVRNEN1PININGOFIC. 515-5595


Page 4


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE :1940-0-156956


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





UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA
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3 1262 08854 8416


Subject to revision


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION Statement No. M-22 (oe-D)
BUREAU OF STATISTICS MARCH, 1940
REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATE uNIV. o FF
Compiled from 128 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 138 steam railways P ...
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED) 1 u -..

FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH, 1940 AND 1939 L. T.


ITETED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM NO.
1940 1939 194o 1939 1940o 1939 1940o 1939

AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month, freight service. . . 231 834 232 459 56 652 56 882 44 033 44 160 131 149 131 417 1
2. Miles of road operated at close of month, passenger service. . . 171 259 171 908 38 434 38 785 37 539 37 872 95 286 95 251 2
3. Number of revenue tons carried. . . . . 128 892 479 122 689 648 66 973 447 63 898 671 30 185 085 27 577 266 31 733 947 31 213 711 3
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thousands). . . 28 202 506 26 029 051 11 521 807 10 676 486 6 906 974 6 229 526 9 773 725 9 123 9 4
5. Freight revenue (whole dollars). . . . . $266 116 480 $257 005 839 $114 022 607 $109 259 974 $56 664 869 $54 015 346 $95 429 004 $93 730 519 5
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers. ...... . . . 19784 191 19 940 839 15 757 547 15 888 122 1 339 759 1 338 032 2 686 885 2 714 685 6-01
6-02. All other passengers. . .. . . 16443 993 15400359 10723 470 10196134 3111075 2794701 2609 448 2409524 6-02
6-03. Total. . . . . . .. 36 228 184 35 341 198 26 481 017 26 084 256 4 450 834 4 132 733 5 296 333 5 124 209 6-03
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile: . . .
7-01. Commutation passengers. . . 3.32 592 516 332 141 412 277 028 465 277 058 520 13 247 946 13 420 402 42 316 105 41 662 490 7-01
7-02. All other passengers. . . . . 1 470547 216 1285 759220 662657 996 561 863976 326414 335 270848258 481 474 885 453046986 7-02
7-03. Total. . . . . . .. 1 603 139 732 1 617 900 632 939 686 461 838 922 496 339 662 281 284 268 660 523 790 990 494 709 476 7-03
8. Passenger revenue (whole dollars) :
8-01. Commutation fares. . . . . .. 427 658 $3 431 483 2 872 577 $2 881048 $143 520 $144 206 $411 561 $406 229 8-01
8-02. All other fares. . . . . . $29797 706 $27 735 622 $15 024 805 $135912 997 $6 017 753 $5 360 907 $8755148 $8461718 8-02
8-03. Total. . . . . . . $33 225 364 $31 167 105 $17 897 382 016 794 045 $6 161 273 $5 505 113 $9 166 709 $8 867 947 8-03
9. Passenger service train revenue (whole dollars). . . . $48 384 730 $46 549 506 $24 063 438 $23 226 142 $8 877 689 $8 378 940 $15 443 603 $14 944 424 9
10. Passenger train-miles. . . . . . .. 33 320 998 33 323 322 13 595 689 13 444 506 6 348 960 6 323 844 13 376 349 13 554 972 10
11. Passengercar-miles. . . . . . .. 140 988 111 136 459 158 59 550 752 57 227 666 29 207 907 27 750 402 52229 452 51 481 090 11
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road. . . . .. 218.8 212.2 172.0 167.1 228.8 225.9 308.0 287.1 12
13. Revenue per ton-mile (cents) . . . . .. 0.94. 0.9870 0..990 1..023 0.8208 0.86 6.976% 1.027% 13
14. Revenue per ton per road (dollars). . . . .. $2.00 $2.09 $1.70 $1.71 $1.88 $1.96 $3.01 3.00 14
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . . . .. 16.8 16.7 17.6 17.4 9.9 10.0 15.7 15.3 15-01
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). . . . 1.0. 3 1.031.04 1.04 1.04 107 0.970 0.98 16-01
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars). . . . $0.17 $0.17 $0.18 0.18 $0.11 .110.15 00.15 1-01
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . . . .. 89.4 83. 61.8 55.1 104.9 96.9 184.5 188.0 15-02
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). . . . 2.0 2.10 2.270 2..48 1.84 1.98 1.823 1.87 16-02
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars). . . .. $1.81 $1.0 $1.40 $1.36 $1.93 $1.92 $3.36 3.51 17-02
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. . . . .. 49.8 45.8 35.5 32.2 76.3 68.8 98.9 96.5 15-03
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). . . . .. .1.84 1.93 i1.90# 2.004 1.81 1.94 1.750 1.79 16-03
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars). .. . . .0.92 *0.88 0.68 90.64 $1.3 8 1.33 1.73 1.7 17-03
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. . . . .. 54.1 48.6 69.162.4 53*5 45.0 39. 36. 1
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile. . . . .. 12.8 11.9 15.8 14.7 11.6 10.2 10.0











,,,. INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS
REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 138 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH, 1940 AND 1939


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

1910 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939

AGGREGATES
1. lofroadoperatedatclofmonthfretservice. 7........... 7 032 7 099 25 605 25 683 24 015 24 100 5 930 5 942 38 103 38 218 45 411 45 548 56 153 56 117 29 585 29752 1
2. Milesofroa operatedatclse ofmonti, passengerservice ........ 5423 5 608 16 876 16897 16 135 16280 5258 5299 32281 32 573 31758 31618 40957 40941 22 571 2269 2
8. Number ofrevenuetocarredou. 5 335 432 5 148 200 28 716 431 27 911 657 32 921 584 30 838 814 11 783 694 10616 838 18 401 391 16 960 428 10 409 485 9 740 180 12 749 734 13 125 024 8 574 728 8 348 507 8
4. Numberofrevenue(tonlcarriedonelmile (thousands)................... 706295 68105 5263343 4933695 5552169 5084686 3042982 694273 93 8623 992 3 531 253 2873988 2607052 4806813 4474964 2092924 2041023 4
5. F r.etevenue (whole dollars ..... .................. .. 10337853 610312780 649651575 648 188 606 654 033 179 $50758588 $19 820 845 117761248 136 844024 $36 254098 $27900039 6264389 548 145 867 769 $45 387026 2166196 21953945 5
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutationpa ger. .................* 008 649 5 129201 4 428842 4464671 8 320 06 8 294 250 7909 11260 1331 850 1 326772 1293 15 1274427 1 374 630 1415807 19120 24451 6-01
-0. otal .................. 2325 233 2 161 289 2 321 908 2 129965 6076 329 5 904 880 386 507 301 896 734 568 2 492 805 801 396 726903 1329 932 1252720 478'120 429901 6-02
6-08. Total. .... ........................ 5333 882 5 290 490 6 750 750 6 594 636 14 396 385 14 199 130 394 416 313 156 4 056 418 3 819 577 2 094 531 2 001 330 2 704 562 2 668 527 497 240 454 352 6-08
7. Number of revenue passenger carried one mile: ........
7-02. Aouaiontherpassengers ............... 50478083 52776688 80056 540 79097229 146493 842 145 184 603 122 369 160 809 13 125 577 13 59 593 20694 618 19 702 938 21444 611 2176057 176 876 196495 7-01
7- 0& Tothal. .ee. . .................. 116 979 434 103 844039 224 909 328 191 533 279 320 769 234 266 486658 35 867 332 27050733 290547003 243797525 104522887 96 872025 300995 825 290484826 75956172 65690135 7-02
7-08. Tot .. ....................... 167 457 517 156 620 727 304 965 868 270 630 508 467 263 076 411 671 261 35 989 701 27 211 542 303 672 580 257 057 118 125 217 505 116 574 963 322 440 437 312 247 883 76 133 048 65 886 630 7-08
8. Pasengerrevenue (whledol llars):
8 4.Commut Aothonfares.e. ..................... $..584 468 $606 949 $850 537 $852 211 61 437 572 1 421 888 $1 165 $1 434 $142 355 $142 772 1 0 878 $205 367 6198 552 198 338 62 131 2 524 8-01
8-4)8. Total .. ..2 630 733 2525048 121 709 810 797 7722363 66577 152 778 319 632 181 65239434 64728 726 X i955 056 1 858670 65359308 317833 440784 285215 8-02
3 215 201 3 131 997 5 972 246 663 008 8 709 935 7 999 040 779 484 633 615 65 381 789 64 871 498 62 165 934. 2 064 037 5 557 860 516 171 fl442 915 287 739 8-08
9. Passenger service train revenue (whole dollars) ............. $4 186 749 04 152 108 68 966 260, $8 808 132 $2 618 9
10. Paseengssertrain-miles ......... 4186 749 152108 8546734 $8 393 259 11 329 955 110 680775 1161 632 $1 035589 7 716057 $7 343 351 $3 858 390 3 731552 966260, 808132 2618953 2404740 9
11. Passengercar-miles. .. ............... . 1 862 318 1 853 401 5 122 455 5 079 754 6 610 916 6 511 351 840 313 829 957 5 508 647 5 493 887 3 920 049 3 979 898 6 738 205 6 901 247 2 718 095 2 673 827 10
7 301 081 7 113 480 22 493 723 21 667 212 29 755 948 28 446 974 3 736 304 3 565 964 25 471 603 24 184 438 12 362 595 12 274 707 30 214 107 29 947 974 9 652 750 9 258 409 11
AVERAGES ___
FREIGHT TRAMIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road132 1278 18 176. 68.6 164.9 25.2 25.2 210.0 208.2 276.1 267.7 377.0 40.9 24.1 244. 12
1.& "Rvenueperton-mile (centsa............................................ 1. 4 1.567. 7,,1..,,0

COMMUTATION PAaNom TaAmC:
15-01. Milesper passenger per road.................16. 16 1.1 17.7 17.6 15. 1. 9.9 10.0 16.0 o 115.6 15.4 9 15-01
1601. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents)....... ..... ............. .1,61 ,o.1,, o. 1-"---09

ALL OTHER aPAssiNGEnoa TAmIC:
1-02. Miles per passengerM per road.C...... ....................0........1.92.6.106..o...........4-1i.0
17-02. Revenueperpassengerperroad (dollar$) .......... .061.17 2 27 2.j.
63$2.21 2.1 620 61.11 6201., $o:01 $92 61.90 62.62.2.9
TOTAL PAUsNRoR T AmC:
i&-08. uMies per psenger per road .... ........... . ...1..4960.167,.2. 29.6 45.4. 711.O" 1
160 8.Revenue per p-me per-mile( .......1. 1.0 9 TM 1 T ; 1
2p.0. . 0 .$ .1g0j g 770 1g72 10;0
1708. Revenue per rgesmr perroad (do ... ............. $93a0.0.069- .$2.2.9

______ 1_ ___?3:2 ________IN_____ 1.N1.5 19.6 761 1910:6 9;10.V 7.971 1











INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 138 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


Statement No. M-220 (oS-D)
Page


FOR THREE MONTHS ENDED WITH MARCH, 1940 AND 1939


UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM NO.
1940 1939 1940 1939 194o 1939 1940 1939


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. . . ..
6-08. 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 PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-08. Miles per passenger per road. . .
16-08. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). .
17-03. Revenue per rper road (dollars). .
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. .
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile . ..


231 882
171 352
403 856 481
85 046 528
$805 654 516

60 337 084
48 208 116
108 545 200

1 017 261 089
4 426 445 979
5 443 707 b68

10 480 397
90 711 426
*101 191 823
$141 643 152
98 820 117
418 491 551


210.6
0.9470
$1.99

16.9
1.03
$0.17

91.8
2.05%
$1.885

50.2
1.86%
(0.93
55.1
13.0


232 556
172 011
355 121 187
74 701 546
$727 835 704

59 541 347
46 340 776
105 882 123


214
35
*351

47
31
79


56 662
38 560
549 509
113 827
644 694

771 642
528 251
299 893


841 403 594
1 979 900 916
2 821 304 510

$8 731 857
145683 574
54 415 431


970
40
178


748 429
623 596
204 753


186
30
$310


56 899
38 800
144 840
793 448
442 429


47 098 744
30 904 405
78 003 149

828 091 647
1 810 196 341
2 638 287 988

1 584 601
944152 207
152736 808
$68 897 111
.39 319 126
171 361 726


44 047
37 550
92 634 088
21 213 739
$171 649 540

3 997 970
9 024 186
13 022 156

40 083 108
971 749 434
1 011 832 542

$433 724
S18159040
18 592 764
$25 909 535
18 685 627
85 134 919


79
18
$154


44 181
37 892
529 716
202 192
931 723


3 916 027
8 100 409
12 016 436

39 662 420
776 699 045
816 361 465

$425 968
15 756 588
16 182 556


23
18
80


653 829
292 856
507 782


131 173
95 242
96 672 884
28 718 962
0281 960 282

8 567 472
7 655 679
16 223 151

135 774 387
1 474 795 629
1 610 570 016

$1 314 816
26 868 812
28 183 628
$44 985 188
39 510 894
155 151 879


I II II I-


17.6
1.04%
40.18

62.8
2.31
$1.45

35.6
1.930
(0.69
69.4
15.8


165.4
1.0080
$1.67

17.6
1.0
*0.18

58.6
2.4o1
$1.:43

33.8
2.00%
*0.68
67.1
15.4


229.0
0.810%
$1.86

10.0
1.084
$0.11

107.7
1.87%
$2.01

77.7
1.84f
$1.43
54.2
11.9


228.9
0.8513
$1.95

10.1
1.070
*0.11

95.9
2.030
$1.95

67.9
1.98
$1.1
10.1


297.1
0.9820
$2.92

15.8
0.97%
$0.15

192.6
1.8 2
$3.51




10.14


131 476
95 319
89 446 631
25 705 906
$262 461 552

8 526 576
7 335 962
15 862 538

133 643 171
1 377 244 696
1 510 887 867

$1 291 551
25 917 353
127 208 904
$43 404 236
39 354 523
151 066 290


287.4
1.0213.
$2.93

15.7
0.97%
o0.15

187.7
1.88%
$3.53

95.2


10.0


1
2
8
4
5

6-01
6-02
6-08

7-01
7-02
7-03

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


L 001
5 964
t 965

10
85
96
*135
96
402


397 238
140 082
537 320

302 120
826 148
128 268
955 176
966 505
935 798


212.4
0.9740
$2.05

16.8
1.0o3
$0.17

85.5
2.17%
$1.85

46.9
1.91%
$0.91
51.2
12.3


* Represents a a &Tverag of the mileage reported at the elo0e of eaoh month within the period.












INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS
REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 138 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THREE MONTHS ENDED WITH MARCH, 1940 AND 1939


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 M

1940 1939 1940 1939 19410 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 194o 1939 1940o 1939 1940o 1939

AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month, freightservice.*. . . 7 028 7116 25 612 25 683 24 022 24 100 5 931 5 942 38 116 38 239 45 415 45 548 56 121 56 176 29637 29752 1
2. Miles of road operated at closeeof month, passengerservice.* . . 5 537 5 608 16 883 16 912 16 140 16 280 5260 5 299 32 290 32 593 31 636 31 618 40985 41 009 22 621 22 692 2
8. Number of revenue ton carried. . . . . 16 328 022 14732714 93044 486 81802 811 105 177 001 89609 315 36 374 196 30794 800 56 259 892 48734 916 31 842 093 27968472 38 982 422 37458216 25 848369 24019943 8
4. Numberof revenuetons carriedonemile (thousands) . . 2 094 738 1 872 251 16008 576 14 337 349 17010 513 14 583 848 9 457 513 7952 001 11 756 226 10 250 191 8 343 546 7 367 846 13990 302 12 505 903 6 385 114 5 832 157 4
6. Freightrevenue (wholedollars) ................. 31003 816 28 919 187 $154 360 362 137759 034 166 480 516 143764 208 (60,666188 (51795 789 111 183 352 103 135 934 (81 287 263 (73 509738 $135798 019 $127038 215 64 875000 (61913 599 5
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutationpassengers . ................ 9263478 9167732 13550551 13518207 24957613 24412805 25840 34608 3972130 3881419 4081975 3 938 854 4425920 4516963 59 577 70759 6-01
6-02. All other passengers. . . . . 6 884 958 6490939 6 892 951 6683 814 17750 332 17729 652 1096240 897 844 7927 946 7202 565 2 398 131 2334487 3 874 484 36 98023 1383064 1303452 6-02
6-08. Total . . . . . .. 16 148 446, 15658671 20443 502 20202021 42707945 42142457 1122080 932452 11900076 11083984 6480106 6273341 8300404 8214986 1442641 1374211 6-08
7..Number of revenue passengers carried one mile: . .
7-01. Commutationpassengers. . . 156 577 225 155 614 250 244 919 011 242872 197 439 907 358 429 605 200 389 284 493 461 39 693 824 39 168 959 65 488 593 62 283 910 69 744 017 70769 850 541 777 589 411 7-01
7-02. All other passengers. . . . ... 341 528 280 322108 797 693 155 835 637 931 294 945 216 801 850 156 250 103 302 224 80604029 868 447 210 696 095 016 321 493 759 306707589 919254601 860852784 234047269 209684323 7-02
7-08. Total. ...................... 498 105 505 477723 047 938 074 046 880803 491 1 385 124 1591 279 761 450 103691 508 81097490 908141034 735263975 386982 352 368991499 988998618 931622634 234 589046 210 273734 7-08
8. Passenger revenue (whole dollars):
8-01. Commutationfares . . . .... 1 801 151 01776041 $2615760 $2611 583 $4 314 946 $4196 977 $3 741 (4 302 $429983 $421 666 $665 889 638 993 $642 348 $645 048 $6 579 7 510 8-01
8-02. Allother fares. .................... 788 116 7812 359 15761 613 15 359 076 22033 845 20980772 2 301148 1 903479 15 857 892 13853109 6 007125 5 895082 16434 853 15939 931 4 426 834 082 340 8-02
8-08. Total. . . . . . .. 9689 27 19588 400 18 377 373 17 970 659 26 348 71 25 177 749 2 304 889 11907 781 16 287 875 14274 775 6 673014 6 534 075 7077 201 16 584 979 4 433 413 089 850 8-08
9. Passenger servicetrain revenue (whole dollars) . . . $12291464 (12209325 025303021 (24785142 133153944 (31902644 ($3331793 $2923140 (22577742 (20730689 (111271236 (110940830 (126090502 (25308018 (7623450 (7155388 9
10. Passengertrain-miles. . . . . .. 5 512 386 5 372 126 15 368 145 14 910 821 19 743 065 19 036 179 2 464 686 2 401 446 16 220 941 15 891 410 11 592 496 11 509 613 19 924 165 20041 317 7 994 233 7 803 593 10
11. Passengercar-miles. . . . . . 21777 733 21 214 185 68 327 105 65735 809 88099915 84411 732 10869338 10354 324 74 265 581 70153458 37212 816 36232616 89584743 87557 853 28 354 320 27275821 11
AVERAGES ----- ----- --
FREIGHT TRAP3C:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road. . . . . 128.3 127.1 172.1 175.3 161.7 162 258.9 258.2 209.0 210 262.0 263.4 3589 33 247. 242. 12
18. Revenue per ton-mile.(cents). o................1480 .54 0.964 .96 i 9.91 ..960 S606 i90810 ..09 1. 062 18
14. Revenue per ton per road (dollars) . . . .. (1.90 1.9 1.66 1.68 11.58 1.60 1.67 8 .98 255 2 3 3 .39 2.51 2.5 14
COMMUTATION PASANGUER TRAfHC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . . . .16.9 .17.0 18.1 18.0 17.6 17.6 15.1 14.3 10.0 10.1 16.0 15.8 15.8 15.7 9.1 .3 15-01
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents) ...1.1. 1.1.* 1.07. 1.04 0. 8 0. 0.?6 60.81 (1.08 1.08. 1.024 1.03 10.920 0.9 1.2U 1.27< 16-01
17-01. Revenueperpassengerperroad (dollars). ............0.19 0:.19 (0.19 00.19 .7 o.07 0.14 00.12 00.11 t0.11 0.16 o.6 o.15 o. 0o.1 o.11 17-01
ALL OTHER PASENGER TRAGIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road.... .............49.6 496 100.6 95.4 53.3 48.0 94.2 89.8 109. 96.6 134.1 131.4 237.3 232.8 169.2 160. 1-02
1602. Revenueperpassenger-mile (cents). ...............1 2. 2.27 2.4 2 2.47 2.2 2.36 1.8 1.99 1.7 1.92 1.8 1.89 1. 162
17-02. Revenueperpassengerperroad(dollars) . . . .1.15 1.2 2.29 2.30 (1 1.18 $2.1"$ 0212 0 01.92 (2.450 (2.53) $ 041.3 63.20 3.13 17-2
ToTAL PAM=NGER TRAFFIC:
15-08. Miles per passenger perroad. . . . .. 0.8 459 43.6 32.4 30.4 92.4 870 76 66.3 59.7 58.8119.2 1134 162.6 1
16-08. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents ............... 2.04 2.22 2 1 1.72 1.W 1.78 1.8 108
17-08. Revenueperpaenerperroad (dollars) . . 0.61 0.90 0.89 02 .0 (2.05 (02.1 1.37 129 (1.03 (1 (. 2.02 (o (2.9 17-08
18. Revenue passengem-ses per train-mile. . . . g."0.4 9 61.0 9.1 70.2 67.2 12.3 3;8 J6.0 46.3 _02."1 49.6 46. 93 18
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile. . . . 22.9 22 13.7 34 15.7 15.2 9.5 2 10 2 11.0 10. 19


U.S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE : 1940-0-156956


SRepresents an average of the mileage reported at the lose of eoeh month within the period.





.,ERSITY 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 128 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 138 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL, 1940 AND 1939


UNIV. OF FL LIB,
DOC .NTS DEPTH.



U.S. Ai .l''"C''


Statement No. M-220 (os-D)
APRIL, 1940


UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM NO.
1940 1939 194o 1939 194o 1939 194o 1939


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 (thousar
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:
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:
15-03. 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. .


S ..ds) . .
.ds) . . .



. . . .


130
27
$264

20
15
35


231 809
170 936
944 024
461 255
734 198

042 497
671 697
714 194


341 924 744
1 349 510 268
1 691 435 012

$3 475 700
$26 456 650
$29 932 350
$44 512 740
32 069 040
132 687 978


209.7
o. 964%
$2.02

17.1
1.020
$0.17

86.1
1.960
$1.69

47.4
1.77%
$0.84
2.7
2.7


101
21
$224

19
16
35


232 389
171 953
510 965
659 458
159 351

344 784
092 180
436 964


329 962 083
1 350 811 147
1 680 773 230

$3 362 252
828 405 132
31 767 384
$46 827 427
31 952 274
132 009 348


213.4.
1.0350
$2.21

17.1
1.020
$0.17

83.9
2.10%
$1.77

47.4
1.89%
$0.90
52.6
12.7


67
10
S111


56 667
38 426
465 584
793 757
210 897


15 788 343
10 527 593
26 315 936


281 642
619 506
901 148


524
294
818


$2 884 691
913 268 616
$16 153 307
$22 026 635
13 044 412
57 025 499


160.0
10.65


17.8
1.020
$0.18

58.8
2.140
$1.26

34.2
1.790
$0.61
69.1
15.8


56 848
38 764
51-500 799
8 582 080
$93 365 476

15 389 440
10 702 685
26 092 125


274
620
895


368 284
922 800
291 084


$2 818 569
$14 897 762
$17 716 331
$23 735 780
12 914 104
56 644 266


166.6
1.o088
$1.81

17.8
1.030
$0.18

58.0
2.40%
$1.39

34.3

69.3
15.8


44 026
37 539
30 604 809
6 858 811
$55 734 031

1 332 223
2 783 138
4 115 361

13 500 036
266 435 856
279 935 892

$144 808
$4791 387
$4 936 195
$ 7757 729
6 036 161
25 467 179


224.1
0.8130
$1.82

10.1
1.070
$0.11

95.7
1.800
$1.72

68.0
1.760
$1.20
46.4
11.0


44 147
37 873
20 002 569
4 215 608
$41 419 978


260 715
797 215
057 930


12 786 914
242 295 793
255 082 707

$136 808
$4 602 550
$4 739 358
$7 803 418
5 925 058
24 319 073


210.8
0.983o
$2.07

10.1
1.070
$0.11

86.6
1.90o
$1.65

62.9
1.860
$1.17
43.1
10.5


32
9
$97


131 116
94 971
873 631
808 687
789 270


2 921 931
2 360 966
5 282 897

46 782 184
463 568 118
510 350 302

$446 201
$8 396 647
$8 842 848
$14 728 376
12 988 467
50 395 300


298.4
0.997%
$2.97

16.0
0.950
$0.15

196.3
1.810
$3.56

96.6
1.73
$1.67
39.3
10.1


31 394
95 316
30 007 597
8 861770
$89 373 897

2 694 629
2 592 280
5 286 909

42 806 885
487 592 554
530 399 439

$406 875
$8 904 820
$9 311 695
$15 288 229
13 113 112
51 046 009


295.3
1.0090
$2.98

15.9
0.950
$0.15

188.1

(3

100.3
1.76%
$1.76
4o.4
10.4


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Subject to revision


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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
13
14

15-01
16-01
17-01

15-02
16-02
17-02

15-03
16-03
17-03
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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS
REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 138 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL, 1940 AND 1939


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.

1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939
AGGREGATES
1. Mikofroad operatedatcloeof month,freightservice ..... 7 037 7 090 25 605 25 679 24 025 24 079 5 930 5 942 38 096 385205 45 411l 45 538 56 166 56 105 29539 29751 1
2. Minsofroadoperatedatclmeofmonth,pasengerservice... . 5 431 5 618 16 876 16 887 16 119 16 259 5'258 5 299 32 281 32 574 31 472 31 655 40 934 40 969 22 565 22692 2
8. Number of revenue tons carried. ........... . 5 155 797 4771768 29019045 21630698 3290742 2509833 12281730 5273455 18323079 14729114 11472456 9780710 13173457 12492129 8227718 7734758 8
4. Number of revenue tocarried one ile(thousands).. 6 53 102 630131 a 841 944 3 971 886 298 711 3980063 3221 521 1 207 499 3637290 3008109 2 994398 2 565 084 4802971 41408 529 2011318 1888157 4

6. Number of revenue p aenger carried:
6-08. Total .. . 5 o13 276 4 937774 6727 512 6 679 442 14 575 148 14 474 90 338 288 306 355 3777 073 3 751 575 2081 111 2 011 780 2717 886 2 779 906 483 900 495 223 6-08
'. Number of revenue rsem carried one mile: . . .
7-01. Commutationpeasengers........ ............... .. 50713 523 48 812 882 82 351 150 82 657 313 148 577 851 142 898 089 126 943 132 156 13373093 12 654 758 22866 795 19 912 393 23739 783 22 726 900 175 606 167 592 7-01
7-02. Ailotherpassengers,. .. .................. .. 105412344 106691570 200025901 204242683 314068049 309988547 32156264 30626667 234279592 211669126 95893728 10516Z 123 289604064 308077602 78070326 74352829 7-02
7-08 &Total . ....... ......................... .56 125 867 155 504 452 282377 051 286 899 996 462 645 900 452 886 636 32283 207 30 758 823 247 652 685 224 323884 118760 523 125 074 516 313 343 847 330 804 502 78 245 932 74 520421 7-08
8.Passenger revenue (whole dolars):
8-01.Commutationfares....... ................... $571136 6556319 $863 346 $870307 81450209 1 391 943 61242 $1273 .143 566 135 5352 .28555 $200588 $215465 204 13 6181 215
8-02.Aliotherfame................. .....................62239020 2543675 64308522 4949583 6721074 7404504 6654299 0675229 4137088 9927321 91762332 61968086 5158863 65501307 652 61435427
8_W0Total......... ....................... 2810156 3 099994 95171868 55819890 68171 283 I8796447 655 541 6676502 4280654 4062856 1l 990 887 62168674 5 374 328 65705440 61477633 1437581 8-08
9. Passeegerservice train revenue (whole dollars) ............... ...3717 559 $4 041 815 $7691 027 68 465 356 t0 618 04'1 $11 2283609 $1029 579 $1 071 430 66728150 66731988 $3632688 $3781 232 $8 483389 68926691 62612299 62580306 9
10. Pasengertrain-miea. ...................... 1772 498 1 759 175 4 929701 4 896 721 6 342 213 6 258 208 812010 799982 5224151 5125076 3823071 3819423 6557707 6706252 2607 689 2587437' 10
11. Pasengerear-miles. ..... .................. 6887734 6850871 21527205 21309"37,8 28610560 28484017 3484773 3422714 21982406 20896359 120062121 12083668 29189071 29827450 9200017 9134891 11
AVERAGES _______ __________ ____________ _____________ _________
12. Miles per revenue ton per road.. .................126.7 132.1 166.9 183.6 159.2 158.6 262.3 229.0 198.5 204.2 261.0 262.3 364.6 352.9 21414.! 2j4.1 12
18. Revenueperton-mile (cents)....................:1.5140 1.5370 1.0130 1.O64500.984%1 0.611 0.7180 0.9910%1.089091.0000950095112
14. Revenueaper ton per road (dollar)... .... ................ $I. 9 62.03 61.69 $1.92 $1. $1.060$1.601$0.76 $1.-97 $2.22 02.90"09715502.6 0.9$ 0.-92. 1.1029. I$.34$ 18
COxxuTATmON PAn n Taum=:
16-01. Miles perpasengerperroad.. ................ 17.6 17.2 18.1 1.3 17.8 17.8 15.1 15. 10. 1 10.1 6. 15.9 15.6 15.9 .1 18-01
16-01. Revenue per pamenger-mle (cents)......................... 1.13% 1.14 1.05% 1.0o5 0.9% 0.97% 0.98% 0.96% 1.07 1.070 1.00% 1.010.91% .0.9%1.16-
17-01. Revenueperpasengerperread(doad ars).............. $0.20 0.2O 0.19 0.19 0.17 $0.17 0.15 $0.15 $0.11 $0.11 6o.16 6o.16 614 601146. 17-01
ALL OTHERmm PAmwGEn Tanc:
15-02. Mlesper pausengerper road..... ................ ..49 4 50.6 91.8 914.2 50.6 48.2 97.5 102.8 95 5 614.7 110..6 137.8 26
16-02 eeue per pme-mie (cnts). ...............2.12% 2.32.15 2.42% 2.14 2.39% 2.03 2.20% 1. 1 .14% 1.67% 2.27. 166.5 156.8 15-02
17-02. eveueperperaas erperproad(doaLar)....... ..... ...1... $ $1.21 $1.9 2.28 $1.08 $ 1.15 $1.96 $2.27 1.9 $1.57 $2.58 $2.56 $4.21& $ o$3.19
TOTAL PAuSNGER TEAPMIC:
16-08. Miles per passengerper road.. ... .31.1 31.5 142.0 143.0 31.7319 95.4 100.41 65.-6117.1 62.7153 11.76 -
16-08. Revenue per pamsenger-mile ( .............132.0 1.2.032.200-1.7306:870 .117.0%1-720 11.7 10.% 16-8
66.1.6 60.560.61.. ..... 6 $ o 221 6 610 $1 $0 6 61.. 19o5 63.05 6 9 ((-08
19. Revenuepamsenger-milespercar-mile.22 .1................ .22.7 22.7 ___ 5.1_____1.5 12 1.9 9.3 9. .3 10. 711 2. 10.7 11-.1 6. 19











INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

BUREAU OF STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of revenue traffic statistics presenting 138 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


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


FOR FOUR MONTHS ENDED WITH APRIL, 1940 AND 1939


ITEM UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
9ITEM 1NO.
1940 1939 194o 1939 194o 1939 194.o 1939


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:
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:
15-03. 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. .


232 516
171 990
456 672 158
96 361 004
-951995 055

78 886 131
62 432 956
141 319 087

1 331 359 321
5 314 951 229
6 646 310 550

$13 664 372
14 231 280
27 895 652
$182 782 603
128 918 779
534 945 146


56
38
282 015
45 907
$463 055


665
529
093
584
590


63 559 985
42055 844
105 615 829

123 046 118
599 407 210
722 453 328

$11 616 548
$58 952 189
$70 568 737
$92 775 064
53 668 008
235 230 252


56 888
38 785
237 645 639
39 375 528
$403 807 905

62488 184
41 607 090
104 095 274

1 102 459 931
2 431 119 141
5 533 579 072

$11 403 170
859 049 969
70 453 139
$92632 891
52 233 230
228 005 992


44 042
37 547
123 238 897
28 072 550
$227 583 572

5 330 193
11 807 324
17 137 517

53 583 144
1 238 185 290
1 291 768 434

$578 532
$22 950 427
$23 528 959
$33 667 264
24 721 788
110 602 095


44 173
37 887
99 572 291
22 417 800
#196 351 701


176 742
897 624
074 366


52449 334
1 018 994 838
1 071 444 172

$562 776
(20 359 138
20 921 914
$31 457 247
24 217 914
104 826 855


131 158
95 174
129 546 515
38 527 649
$379 749 552

11 489 403
10 016 657
21 506 060

182 556 571
1 938 365 152
2 120 921 723

$1 761 017
S5 265 501
7 026 518


$59
52
205


713 608
499 361
547 179


S1 I I -


162.8
1.oo09
61.64.

17.7.
1.03%
$0.18

61.8
$1.402

35.2
1.900
69.4
15.8


165.7
1.0246
(1.70

17.6
1.03%
(0.18

58.4
2. 43
$1.:42

33.9
1.99%
67.7
15.5


227.8
0.811%
$1.85

10.1
1.08
$0.11

104.9
$1.94

75.4,
1.820
$1.37
52.
ii:7;


225.1
0.8760
$1.97

10.1
1.070
$0.11

93.5
2.000
$1.87

66.7
1.95%
$1.30
44.2
10.2


297.14
0.9860
*2.93

15.9
0.96%
*0.15

193.5
1.82X
$3.58

98.6
1.750
*1.72
40.4
10.3


131 455
95 318
119 454 228
34 567 676
0351 835 449

11 221 205
9 928 242
21 149 447

176 450 056
1 864 837 250
2 041 287 306

$1 698 426
$34 822 173
$36 520 599
$58 692 465
52 467 635
202 112 299


289.4
1.018o
$2.95

15.7
0.96%
*0.15

187.8
1.87%
*3.51

96.5
1.79%
$1.73
38.9
10.1


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
13
14

15-01
16-01
17-01

15-02
16-02
17-02

15-08
16-08
17-08
18
19


231 865
171 250
800 505
507 783
388 714

379 581
879 825
259 406

185 833
957 652
143 485

956 097
168 117
124 214
155 936
889 157
379 526


534
112
$1 070

80
63
144


1 359
5 775
7 135

$13
117
131
$186
130
551


210.4
0.9510
$2.00

16.9
1.030
$0.17

90.4
2.03%
$1.83

49.5
1.84
$0.91
54.5
12.9


211.0
0.9880
$2.08

16.9
1.030
*0.17

85.1
2.15%


47.0
1.92%
*0.91
1.6
12.4


* 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 128 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 1368 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR FOUR MONTHS ENDED WITH APRIL. 1940 AND 1939


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.

1940 1939 194o 1939 1940 1939 194o 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 194o 1939 1940 1939

AGGREGATES
1. Milea ofroad operated at closeofmonth,freightervice.* ..........7 031 7 110 25 611 25 682 24 023 24 096 5 931 5 942 38 111 38 231 45 413 45 545 56 133 56 158 29 612 29 752 1
2. Mles of roadoperatedatcloseofmonth,passengerervice. 5 511 5 611 16 882 16 899 16 136 16 275 5 259 5 299 32 288 32 588 31 595 31 627 40 972 40 999 22 607 22 692 2
8. Numberofrevenuetonsarried. . . . . 21 483 819 19 504 482 122063 531 103 433 509 138 467 743 114 707 648 48 655 926 36068 255 74 582 971 63504 036 43 314 549 37749 192 52155879 49950345 34076087 31754701 3
4. Numberof revenue tonscarried onemile (thousands) . 2 747840 2502 382 20 850 52C 18 309 235 22 309224 18 563911 12679 034 9 159 500 15393516 13258 300 11337944 9 932 930 18793273 16914432 8396432 7 720314 4
5. Freight revenue(wholedollars). . . . . 41093010 $38 605 846 $203 41900 $179 250 455 4218 543 577 $185 951 604 80 345503 60 469 079 $147 238069135 882622 $110571 657 99302417 183605284 $170 480 577 $85 572 611 82052455 5
6. Number of revenue pasengers carried:
6-01. Commutatonpassengers. ................ 12141 848 12 003 832 18098 015 18 028 396 33380122 32455 956 34 245 43133 5295948 5 133 609 5 40 812 5187 435 5928463 5 943137 80 128 90 33 6-01
6-02. All other pamengenr. 9019874 8592613 907299 8853067 23 968 971 24161410 1426123 1195 674 10381201 9701 950 3080405 3 097 686 5089839 5051755 1846 413 1778 01 6-02
608. Total . . . . . . 21161 722 20596445 27 171 014 26881463 97883093 56617 366 1 460 368 1238807 15677 149 14835 559 8561217 8285 121 11018302 10 994 82 1926 541 1869 434 6-03
7. Number of revenue paenger carried one mile: . . .
7-01. Commutationpassengers . . . 207 290 748 204 427 132 327 270 16 325 529 510 588 485 209 3572503 289 516 227 625 617 53066 917 51 823 717 88 355 388 82196 303 93 483 800 93 496 750 717 383 757 003 7-01
7-02. Allotherpassengers. . . . . .. 446 940624 428 800367 893 181736 U42 173 9771 259 284 850 160 144 797 135 458488 111230 696 1102 726 802 907764142 417387487 411869712 1208860070 1168930336 312117 595 284037152 7-12
7-08. Total . . . . . 654 231 372 633227 49912204518971167703 45718477700591732646 056 135 974 715 111856 313 1 15579371 9595870 59 505742 875 494066015 1 302343 870 1262427 136 31234 978 284794155 7-03
8. Passenger revenue (whole dollars):
8-01. Commutationfares . . . . $2372287 2332360 $3 479 106 $3481 890 $5765 155 $5588920 $4983 $5 575 $573 547 557 201 694 44 6839 581 6857 813 6849 131 78760 69 664 8-01
8-02. All otherares. . . . . 10 127 136 610 356 034 (20070 134 20 308 659 8 754 919 88 83835 76 2 955447 $2 578 708 619 994 980 17780 430 7 769 457 $7 863 168 21593759 21 441 238 65 902 285 ,5517767 -0.2
8-08. Total . . . . 12499423 12688 94 23549240 23790549 3420074 3397419 2960430 2584 23 20568529 18337 631 $8663901 8702749 22451572 22290419 5911045 5527431 3
9. Passenger service train revenue (whole dollars) . . 16009 023 16 251 140 $32 994048 $33250 498 43 771 93 43 131 253 $4361372 $3994 570 $29 305 892 $27 462677 $14903 924 14722 062 $34 573934 34234709 10235750 9735694 9
10. Passenger train-mil.es. . . . 7.284 884 7 131 301 20 297 846 19 807 542 26 085 278 25 294 387 3 276 696 3201428 21 445092 21016 486 15 415 557 15 329 036 26 481 872 26747 569 10601 922 10391 030 10
11. Passengercar-miles. . . . . . 28 665 467 28 065 056 89 854 310 87 045 187 116 710475 112 895 749 14 354 111 13777 038 96 247 984 91 049 817 49 219 028 48 316 24 118 773 814 117 385 303 37 554 337 36 410 712 11
AVERAGES -----
FRaGHT TRAPMC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road. . . . .. 127.9 12.3 170.8 177.0 161.1 161.8 260.6 253.9 206. 208.8 261.8 263.1 360.3 338.6 246.4 243.1
18. Revenue per ton-mile (cent) . 1.495 1.543 0.976% 0.9790 0.980 1.002 0.64 0.660o 0.956 1.025 0.9750 1.000ooo 0.977 1.008 1.019 1.o63 13
14. Revenue per ton per oad(dollars) . ...............1. 1.98 1.67 1.7 $1.58 1.62 $1.65 $1.68 $1.97 $2.1.4 2.55 (2.63 $3.52 $3.441 $2.51 2.58 14
COMMUTATION PAamENom TRAYMc:
15-01. Mile perpassenger peroad... .............17.1 17.0 1.1 18.1 17.7 17.6 15.1 14.5 10.0 10.1 16.1 15.8 15.8 15.7 9.0 8.4 15-01
16-01. Revenue per paengermile (cents).. . . 1.14 -.14 1.06% 1.07% 0.98% 0.98% 0.97% 0.89% 1.08% 1.08% 1.01% 1.02% 0.92% 0.91% 1.220 1.28 16--01
17-01. Revenueperpassengerperroad (dollars). . . . 0.20 0.19 0.19 0.19 $0.17 $0.17 0.15 0.13 60o.11 0.11 60.16 $0.16 60.1:4 0.14 60.11 60.11 17-01
ALL Orm PAinNomN TOAr c:
15-02. Miles per pasenger per road. . . . . 49.6 49.9 98.4 95.1 52.6 48.0 95.0 93.0 106.2 93.6 135.5 1 .-0 237.5 231.4 169.0 159.7 1-02
16-02. Revenue per paSenger-mile (cents) 2.27 2.42 2.25 2.410 2.280 2.451 2.18 2.2 1.81 1 1.8 1.91 1.79 1.8 1.89 1.91.96 16-1u210
17-02. Revenueperpassengerperroad(doliars). . . $1.12 1.21 $2.21 2.29 1.20 (1.17 2.07 2.6 $1.93 $1.83 $2.52 $2.1 $.22 $.2 .20 3.10 17-2
TOTAL PAENMNm TaAnC: 596 118.2 152.
15-08. Miles per passenger per road . . . .. 309 30.7 44.9 43.4 2.3 30.6 93.1 9073.7 64.7 1 59.6 118.2 114.8 162.4 152. 15-0
16-08. Revenueper passengermile (ent. . . . .1.91 2. 1.9 2.04 1.8 .96 218 2-3 1.78 1.91 .1.76 1.72% 1.77 1.89! 1.914 16-03
17-08. Revenueperp se peer a(dar). . . .. .0.59 60.62 o.7 8(0.89 o$0.6 so.9o60 0o1 .07 2.90 17-4$
18. Revenue pa.engerm..es pertrainmile. . . . 89.8 88.8 60.1 59.0 70.8 68.5 2.09 .45 32.8 32.2 49. 47.2 29.5 7.4 1
19. Revenue pasenger-milee per car-mile. ............... 22.8 22.6 13.6 13.4 15.8 15.3 9 2 ______10.5 1-_______11.0 10.8__ 7.8 19
5 ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ 22 13.snt6navrg o2h93l:ere 5:8tte 1. f1ah5ot-iti3h pro. OVRMCTPITOGOFCE14-O253


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE : 1940-0-245432


* Represents an average of the mileage reported at the olone of each sonth within the period.





INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 138 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF MAY, 1940 AND 1939


Statement No. M-220 (os-D)
MAY, 1940
UNIV. OF FL LiS.
DUCU.. iNTS D EPT.


U.S. DEPC9TO TC',


UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM NO.
1940 1939 194o 1939 194o 1939 194o 1939

AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month, freight service . .. .. 231 689 232 347 56 642 56 844 44 026 44 145 131021 131 358 1
2. Miles of road operated at close of month, passenger service . .. 170 778 171 909 38 395 38 783 37 539 37 860 94 844 95 266 2
3. Numberofrevenuetons carried . . . . 152521368 114 854744 78144171 56281390 33222073 21855059 41155124 36 718295 3
4. Numberofrevenuetonscarriedonemile (thousands). . . ... 30314274 23290313 12188485 9171908 7475628 4688591 10650 161 9429814 4
5. Freight revenue(wholedollars). . . . . $280978009 $243 185 293 $119 810 280 $98 853 512 59430057 $45570164 4101737672 $98761617 5
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers ...................18754 843 20017125 14939 622 15 877 510 1241008 1 274 372 2 574 213 2 865243 6-01
6-02. All other passengers . . . . 17483633 18 456 256 12235 862 13 214 330 2702 932 2 585 362 2 544 839 2656564 6-02
6-03. Total .. .... .................. 36 238 476 38 473 381 27 175 484 29 091 840 3 943 940 3 859 734 5 119 052 5 521 807 6-03
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile: ..........
7-01. Commutationpassengersr....r... . . . 322932600 344249668 269 443 933 285316515 12743 010 13058122 40745 657 45875031 7-01
7-02. All other passengers. . . . . 1 376 189 460 1,380812399 660660083 656 883 451 212 514 649 189 425 815 503014 728 534503133 7-02
7-03. Total . . . . . .....1 699 122 060 1 725 062 067 930 104 016 942 199 966 225 257 659 202 483 937 543 760 385 580 378 164 7-03
8. Passenger revenue (whole dollars): $3271 143 $3 495 988 $2 739 532 $2 923 428 $136 643 $139 663 $394 968 $432897 8-01
8-02. Allotherfares .............. .. ......... $26439 849 228243565 $13 862 957 15 218 463 3 673 146 $3472594 8903746 9552508 8-02
8-03. Tota .. ....... .. .. . . $29710992 $31739553 $16602489 $18 141 891 3809789 3 612257 9 298714 9985405 8-03
9. Passengerservice train revenue (whole dollars) . . . $45 225361 $47612233 $23136242 $24690830 $6521545 $6574 272 15 567 574 16 347131 9
10. Passenger train-miles ....... . . . ...32317 411 32 668519 13415 117 13 539 332 5 505 795 5 523 932 13 396 499 13605255 10
11. Passengercar-miles . . . . . 130673 731 132 564353 58612 698 59 847 151 20 362 533 19 942 540 51 498 500 52774662 11
AVERAGES
FRE12. Miles per revenue ton per road........... .. . 198.8 202.8 156.0 163.0 225.0 214.5 258.8 2568 12
13. Revenue per ton-mile (cents). . . . . 0..9270 1.0o44 0.9830 1.078% 0.795 0. 972% 0.9Z5 1.0470 13
14. Revenue per ton per road (dollars) . . . .. .1.84 $2.12 $1.53 $1.76 $1.79 $2.09 $2.i7 $2.69 14
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . . . . 17.2 17.2 18.0 18.0 10.3 10.2 15.8 16.0 15-01
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). . . . .. 1.01% 1.02% 1.020 1.02% 1.070 1.07# 0.970 0.94# 16-01
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars). . . . $0.17 $0.17 $0.18 $0.18 $0.11 $0.11 $0.15 $0.15
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . . . .. 78.7 74.8 54.0 49.7 78.6 73.3 197.7 201.2 16-02
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). . . . .. 1.92% 2.05% 2.10% 2.320 1.73% 1.8 1.77 17-02
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars). . . .. $1.51 $1.53 $1.13 $1.15 $1.36 $1.34 $3.50 3 17-0
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC: 1. 5 15 1-03
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. . . . .. 6.9 44.8 34.2. 32.4 57.1 52.5 106.2 1051 103
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). . . . .. 1.75%i 1.84 1.79% 1.930 1.69% 1.780 1.71 1.72% 16-03
17-03. Revenueperpassengerperroad (dollars). . . .. .$0.82 $0.82 *0.61 $0.62 $0.97 $0.94 $1.82 $1.81 17-03
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. . . . .. 52.6 52.8 69.3 69.6 40.9 36.7 40.6 42.7 18
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile. .. ........ . 13.0 13.0 15.8 15.7 11.1 10.2 10.6 11.0 19


Subject to revision


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

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Page 2 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS
REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 138 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF MAY, 1940 AND 1939

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.

1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 194) 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 19t0 1939 1940 199
AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at closeof month, freight service . . .. 7029 7 085 25 600 25 681 24 013 24 078 5 930 5 940 38 096 38 205 45 411 45 534 56 121 56084 29489 29740 1
2. Milesof road operated at close of month, passenger service. . .5 402 5 629 16 876 16 897 16 117 16 257 5 258 5 286 32 281 32 574 31 513 31666 40 847 40908 22 484 22 69 2
8. Numberofrevenuetons carried. . . . . 5263716 5032963 32320819 24146623 40559636 27101804 14113031 7024023 19109042 14831036 19328616 15039568 13377297 13441044 8449211 82768 8
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thousands) . . 684 871 633192 5 267 144 4 129374 6 236 470 4 409342 3 590654 1 659199 3 884 974 3 029 392 3 697 331 3 02 349 4928069 4410307 2024761 1937158 4
5. Freight revenue (whole dollars). . . . . 10250965 (9968228 (50897566 (43 463547 (58661749 (45421737 (22334006 (12268774 357096051 $33301390 (33063872 (316306835 (47994100 646486343 (20679700 (20644 591 5
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers. ................ 2 679 407 2 928 703 4 167 682 4 633 779 8 092 533 8 315 028 4 727 5 348 1 236 281 1 269 024 1 254 882 1 320 005 1 301 237 1 522 946 18 094 22 292 6-01
6-02. All other passengers. . . . . .. 2239 657 2 148876 2 354 794 2 321 429 7641 411 8 744025 296 709 230899 2406 223 2 354 463 740 196 759049 1334 604 1425 886 470039 471629 6-02
6-08. Total . . . . . .. 4919 064 5077 579 6 522 476 6 955 208 15 733 944 17 059053 301 436 236 247 3 642 504 3623 487 1 995 078 2079054 2635 841 2948832 488133 493921 -08
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile: . . .
7-01. Commutationpassengers. ................ 47 219 527 51 638 161 76 569 502 84 760 897 145 654 904 148 917 457 100 578 107 525 12 642 432 12 950 597 20 267 989 21 671098 20 305 702 24 014 602 171 966 189 331 7-01
7-02. All other passengers. ................. 108 574 259 106 198 595 219 782 698 212 607002 332 303 126 3358077854 29 396 366 23 210 306 183 118,283 166 215509 107 832648 112095052 319 327721 347 251066 75854359 75157015 7-02
7-08. Total . . . . . 155793786 157 836756 296 352 200 297 367899 4779580030 486995311 29 496 944 23317831 195760715 179 166106 128100637 133 766150 339633 423 371265668 76026325 75346346 7-08
8. Passenger revenue (whole dollars):
8-01. Commutation fares. . . . $5. (33717 $ 582 554 $ 6799673 $893723 61406142 61447151 6983 $1136 1355660 $138527 6206253 $216885 $186730 6213642 61985 62370 8-01
8-02. All other fares. . . . . .22435060 6 527148 (4754 749 5 110 764 6 865 148 7580551 6606626 a556564 3066 520 62916030 1$975021 20812582 65563741 6041013 1364 984 61429913 8-02
8-08. Total.. . . . . . 2776777 13109702 5554422 16 004487 (8271290 19027702 6607609 6557700 13202180 53054557 (2181274 2298467 5 750471 6254655 61366969 61432283 8-08
9. Passengerservicetrainrevenue(whole dollars). . . . (3795764 64109243 $8423661 $8952330 (10916817 6116292857 1010953 $929727 $5510592 65644545 (3921414 (4046834 $9103087 69651841 62543073 62648456 9
10. Passenger train-miles . . . . . .. 1829 876 1 860 959 5 166 936 5 111 824 6 418 305 6 566 549 814 598 796 999 4 691 197 4726933 3 940 475 4001 171 6785 398 6 909 441 2 670 626 269464 10
11. Passengercar-miles. . . . . . 7 057 029 7 082 306 22 596 497 22 719 577 29 159 172 30 045 268 3 282 005 3 148 653 17 080 527 16 793 887 12 447 223 12 972 403 29 767 555 30 487 385 9 283 722 9 314 874 11
AVERAGES
FRWIGHT TzAMC:
012.Miles per revenue ton per road . ............130.1 163.0 171.0 153. 162.7 254.4 236.2 20.3 204. 191.3 204. 36a.1 32.1 239. 352 12
18. Revenue per ton-mile (cents) . .... .................. .970 1.7 0o.66 l0 .941 1.0 0.622 0.7 0.9 1.009 .026 0.97 1.05 1.66 18
14. Revenue per ton per road (dollars)... ............... .$.1.95 61.98 (1.57 (1.86 1. 61.5 1.75 1.4 171 2.10 3.59 3 2.45 .51
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAPMC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . . . . 17.6 17.6 18.4 18. i2.0 17. 21. 20.1 10.2 10.2 16.2 16.4 15.6 15.8 9.5 **5 1-01
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). . . . ..1 1.011 1.0 0. 7.9% 09 1.06 1.00 1.07 .0 1.000 0.9 1-01
17-01. Revenueperpassenger per road (dollars). . . . ... 0..* 9 $ .19N (O.i$ 60.4 60.1 68.21 60.1 6011 4016 10 0.1.60110 631 ,0 U1 17-01
ALL Orma PASBNGEB TREAnc:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. ...............4g 4 93 91.6 43.5 38,7 99.1 100 1 70.6 145.7 147. 239.3 23.5 161.4 159.4 15-02
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). .............. .07 .M 2. .401 2.02 2.N 2.06 1 1. 1. 6 61 1.804 1-02
17-02. Revenueperpassengerperroad (dollars) . . ... $.1.00 $l.?l $2.02 12.20 6.98 60.87 0 2. $2* 41 .27 01.24 26** 6 72.7490 3I. 0 17-02
TOTAL PASsENGEB TRAFPC:
15-08. Miles per passenger per road....... . 1... .....31.7 31.1 45.4 42.g 30.4 28. 97. 37 9.4 64.2 6.4. 129 15 I-TOO 1 40
16-08. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). ... ............... .0.2 .7 .. 1. 1 1 16-08
17-08.R evenueperpasseng.6.1rper1road 2(doll$ars). ...... .7 2.71.7$ 1. 12.1 $212 .3 .9.l 17-0.
18. Revenue passenger-T es per train-mile. .. .. 51 7. 55 6.2 3 7 379 32 50.1 53.7 .5 2. 187
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile... ............ 22.1 22.3 .31 _1 :1 .2 9.0 .4 11.5 0-.7 010*3 *3 *g *. 8.1 8.1 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 128 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 138 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


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


FOR FIVE MONTHS ENDED WITH MAY, 1940 AND 1939


UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 NO.
1940 1939 194o 1939 194o 1939 194o 1939


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. .
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 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. .


231 828
171 161
687 321 873
142 790 998
$1 354 366 724

99 134 424
81 363 458
180 497 882

1 682 118 433
7 152 147 112
8 834 265 545

$17 227 240
$ 143 607 966
$ 160 635 206
$ 231 381 297
163 206 568
682 053 257


207.7
0.9480
$1.97

17.0
1.02%
$0.17

87.9
2.01
$1.77

48.9
1.820
$0.89
54.1
13.0


571
119
#1 195


232 481
171 980
526 902
651 047
173 480


98 903 256
80 889 212
179 792 468

675 608 989
695 763 628
371 372 617


$17
*142
$159
$230
161
667


160 360
473 869
634 229
393 860
587 298
509 498


56 660
38 499
360 159 264
58 065 010
$582 665 871

78 499 607
54 291 706
132 791 313

1 392 490 051
3 260 067 293
4 652 557 344

S14 356 080
72 815 146
#87 171 226
$115 911 306
67 083 125
294 042 950


293
48
$502

78
54
133

1 387
3 088
4 475

(14
74
$88
$117
65
287


56 879
38 792
927 029
547 166
654 548

365 694
821 420
187 114

776 446
002 592
779 038

326 598
267 456
594 054
322 745
772 562
853 142


44 038
37 546
156 460 970
35 548 178
$ 287 013 629

6 571 201
14 510 256
21 081 457

66 326 154
1 450 699 939
1 517 026 093

$ 715 175
26 623 573
27 338 748


$40
30
130


188 809
227 583
964 628


121
27
$241

6
13
19


44 167
37 880
427 350
106 391
921 865

451 114
482 986
934 100


65 507 456
1 208 420 653
1 273 928 109

$702 439
S23 831 732
24 534 171
$ 38 031 519
29 741 846
124 769 395


i i I I I II-


209.4
0.9990
(2.09

16.9
1.02%
(0.17

82.8
2.132
1.76

46.6
1.910l
(0.89
1.8
2.5


161.2
1.004%
$1.62

17.7
1.03%
$0.18

60.0
2.2341
$1.34


165.2
1.035%
*1.71

17.7
1.03%
$0.18

56.3
2.410
$1.35

33.6
1.980
o0.67
68.0
15.5


227.2
$1.83

10.1
1.084
$0.11

100.0
1.84%
$1.83

72.0
1.80W
$1.30
50.2
11.6


223.2
0.892%
$1.99

10.2
1.07%
(0.11

89.6
1.


63.9
1.930
$1.23
42.8
10.2


131 130
95 116
170 701 639
49 177 810
$484 487 224

14 063 616
12 561 496
26 625 112

223 302 228
2 441 379 880
2 664 682 108

$ 2 155 985
:44 169 247
46 325 232
$75 281 182
65 695 860
257 045 679


288.1
0.98


15.9
0.97%
$0.15

194.4
1.81%
$3.52

100.1
1.744
41.74
10.4
ioW


156
43
$450

14
12
26

222
2 399
2 621

$ 2
(44
146
$75
66
254


131 435
95 308
172 523
997 490
597 067

086 448
584 806
671 254

325 087
340 383
665 470

131 323
374 681
506 004
039 596
072 890
886 961


281.7
1.oa40%
*2.89

15.8
0.960
0o.15

190.7
1.850
#3-53

98.3
1.77#
#1.71
10 3


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
13
14

15-01
16-01
17-01

15-02
16-02
17-02

15-03
16-03
17-03
18
19


_____________________________ _________________________________________ U- ___________________


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












INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS
REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 138 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR FIVE MONTHS ENDED WITH MAY, 1940 AND 1939


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.

1940 1939 194o 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1910 1939 1940 1939
AGGREGATES
1. Milesofroadoperatedatcloe ofmonth,freighteervice.* . . .. 7 030 7104 25 600 25682 24022 2409 5931 5 942 38107 388225 45412 45 543 56131 56143 29 587 29749 1
2. Milesof roadoperatedat cloe of month, pasengerervice.*. . . 5488 5614 1688 0 16907 16131 16271 5259 589 32287 32584 31579 31635 40954 40981 22583 23698 2
8. Numberofrevenue tons carried. . 26747535 24537445 15438435 12758013 179 O27 37 141 809 45 62768957 43092278 93692013 78 335 07 62643165 52788 750 65 533 176 63 391 389 42 525 298 39999 384 8
4. Number of revenuetonscarried one mile (thousands) . . 343710 3135574 26086606 22438609 28545694 2297298 16269688 10818699 1927849 1628769 15035275 13015379 2372142 213479 10421193 965747 4
5. Freightrevenue (wholedollar). . . . 5143975 48574 073 2543 16 570 222 714 00 $277 0526231 6 473 102679509 $72737 853 184 334 120 169 184 012 146 635 529 30 933 100231 599 384 216 96 81106 252311102 697046 5
6. Number of revenue carried:
6-01.o passenger. . . . . 14821255 14932535 22265697 22662175 41412655 40770984 38972 48481 6532523 640263: 6735694 6507440 7229700 7466083 98322 112985 6-01
6-0. All other pengers ................. 11859531 10741489 11427793 11174496 31604382 3290543, 1722832 1426573 12787424 1205641; 3820601 3856735 6424443 6 477441 231645 2 50430 6-02
6- Total . . . . . . 26080786 25674024 33693490 33836671 73017037 73676419 1761804 1475054 19319653 18459046 10556295 10364175 13654143 13943724 2414674 236355 6-08
7. Number of revenue Jeiengers carried one mile: ........
7-01. Commutatonpassengers. . . . .. 254510275 256065293 403839663 410290407 734140113 721420744 616805 733142 65709345 64774314 108623377 103867401 113789502 1175113532 889349 946334 7-1
7-. Another paengers. .. .................. 555514 534 998 96 112 964 434 5340547809791591587 9761498 9822651 1648548534 134441002 2858450851073979651 525220135 523964764 1 5281877911516 18145 387971954 35919417 7-02
7-48. TotL . . . . . 810025158 791064 255 516 804 0971 465 071384 2 325 728 085 2 219643397 165471659 135174144 351554434 138753965 633843512 627832165 16419772931633693204 388661303 360140501 7-08
8. Passenger revenue (whole dollars):
8-. Commute . . . . 2906004 2914914 427877 9 437613 7 171 97 7 036071 $5966 $6711 $709205 695728 1100697 11056466 $1044543 106283 10745 1 4 8-01
8-02. Allothertare. . . . .... . 123970196 612883183 624824688 5419423 1562o0067 35964851 3562073 31355272 23061500 2069646C 9744478 .9944750 a27157500 27482351 07367269 16947680 8-02
8-0 Tota....................... 15276200 15798096 629103662 9795036 42791364 43000928 3568039 3141983 235770705 21392188 10845175 11001816 2 28202043 28545074 17878014 6959714 8-08
9. PasengerservieetralTrevenue (whole dollars) . . .... 19804787 $20360383 $4141770 9 4202828 54688810 $54759534 $5372325 64924297 $34816484 $3310722 6188253358 18768896 43677021 6435886550 12778883 612384150 9
10. Passengertrain-mile. . . . ... ..... 9114760 89922860 25464786 24919366 32503583 31860936 4091294 3998427 26136289 25743419 19356042 19330207 33267270 33637010 13272548 13085873 10
11. Paeengercar6mnle. . . . . . .. 35722496 35147361 112450807 109764764 145869647 142941017 17636117 16925691 113328511 107843704 61666251 61288687 148541369 147872688 46838059 45725 86 11
AVERAGES --
FamIoHT Taim c:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road. .. 127.3 127.8 169. 1.1 197.75 162. .2 25.1 205. 207.9 216.1 16. 1. 1.6 62.0 367 9.1 1-
18. Revenue per tonMien-ets ... . .. ............... ... ..1.4 1. 01 .95 0.r 0.97 1.007 0.94 0.62 0.9561. 01 .9 1. 0.976 I-O 1.0 1
14. R enuepertnperroad ). . . . $ (.5 IN., (1.5 #1.6 :. $:. 1-97 (2.1" 2.1a.8 03,53 3:: (2.50 (.5: 1,
ComALrAT PN PA NOMMTUc:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . . . .. 17 ..1 0. .0 .7 1715.5.1 10.1 10.1 60.0 16.0 15. 15.7 911.0 1 1 18-0
16-01. Revenue per p:aener-mile(cats). I41.............0 1.1 .06% 1.07 .d 0. 0.9 0. 1.0 18.07 1.01 1.02 0. .0 1 V
17-01. Revenueperprnengerperremd dollarssi. .0. ... .. ....... ...6020 60.20 60.19 60.19 60.17 00. 01760.1? 60.14 60. 60.11 00.16 60.16 60.01 wO.V 60.11
ALL OTHER PAOaNGMETuAmIC:
15-02. Mile per pasenger per road. .. . . . 49.3 9, 97.4 944 504 455 95. 1. 35 315.9 27.9 *. 1 1 2
16-02. Revenue per paenger-mile (en t .. 2.21I 2.4 .8 1..l9 2.21 2.. % 1. J.6o l.W .76% .6 1.64
17-02. RevenueperpaMengerper road (dollars). 1.20 (011 (2.27 61.16 61.09 62.07 $2. $1: $1: $2.55 12: .3
TOTAL PABONG TIAtTic:
15-08. Mile per pamenger per road. . . . . 311 0.8 450 433 31.9 30.1 3 91.6 70.0 61.7 60.0 60.6 120.3 7.2 161. 12
16-08. Revenue per pamenger-mile (cent...8.. ......... ....1.8 1.92% 2.020 ...01 1.73$ 1. 1.7 1. i. 1.
17-08. Revenueperppperead(doLa)... . . :...... .. 60.62 60.86 .8 0.59 60.58 62.063 2. 1..0 (2.5 (0 .9 18
18. Revenue pamenger6 per traln-mise. .a.s............ ; 8.9 88.0 96.8 3. 31.5 .0 6. .0 62 17008
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile. ......... 22.7 22.5 13.5 ?.3 19 15 9.4 38.0 .9 10.6 10.3 10.2 ______ ______ .3 ______ 9 19
9.6.GGOVE M NE.NTEV O0FICE: 1940-0- 45432


* Represents an average of the alleage reported at the olose of eaoh month within the period.


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Subject to revision


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION Statement No. M-220 (O-D)

BUREAU OF STATISTICS uf N V. OF F LuI JUNE, 1940

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES T 7
Compiled from 128 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 138 steam railways | A ^A
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED) .
U.S.FOR THE MONTH OF JUNE, 1940 AND 1939E'
FOR THE MONTH OP JUNE, 1940 AND 1939 .-------


ITEM


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:
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:
15-03. 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. .


UNITED STATES


194o


152
30
$280


231
170
359
116
101


18 107 794
19 682 498
37 790 292

324 556 007
1 735 371 454
2 059 927 461

$3 255 264
t32 683 454
35 938 718
$49 909 930
31 959 544
138 064 719


197.7.
0.9300
$1.84

17.9.
1.000
$0.18

88.2
1.88%
$1.66



*0.95
64.5
14.9


1939


127
25
$255

18
20
38

323
1 751
2 074

#3
35
38
$53
32
139


232 173
172 096
769 191
882 119
329 855

251 034
316 275
567 309

345 752
639 439
985 191

275 365
152 741
428 106
253 123
530 597
624 802


202.6
0.987#
$2.00

17.7.
1.01%
$0.18

86.2
2.01%
$1.73

53.8
1.85%
$1.00
6 .8


EASTERN DISTRICT


194o0


56 634
38 182

78 772 407
12 477 011
$120 866 840

14 447 967
13 919 755
28 367 722


270
808
1 079


666 770
605 760
272 530


$2 726 969
16 805 219
19 532 188B


$25
13
61


680 243
324 095
237 030



158.41
0.9690
$1.53

18.7
1.01/
$0.19

58.1
2.08o
$1.21

38.0
1.81#
o.:69
81.0
17.6


1939


61
9
$101


56 796
38 804
880 552
879 590
357 757


14 737 795
14 495 235
29 233 030


273
791
1 064

$2
$21

$27
13
62


037 319
710 419
747 738

775 963
472 050
248 013
473 883
558 251
104 706



159.7
1.0260
$1.64

18.5
1.020
*0.19

54.6
2.330
$1.27

36.4
2.000
*0.73
78.5
17.1


SOUTHERN DISTRICT


1940


31
7
$55


1 149 466
2 856 622
4 006 088


12
238
250


075 673
033 762
109 435


$128 184
4 021 148
4 149 332
$6 271 913
5 217 681
19 376 023


227.9
0.783%
$1.78

10.5
1.06#
$0.11

83.3
1.690
(1.411

62.4
1.660
$1.04
47.9
12.9


1939


WESTERN DISTRICT


194o


1939


i II *II I -


44 141
37 848


27 217 193
6 227 447
$51 834 251

1 116 261
2 773 000
3 889 261

11 761 218
218 348 978
230 110 196

$124 735
t3 836 522
3 961 257
$6 323 083
5 194 776
19 074 991


228.8
0.8320
$1.90

10.52
1.06
$0.11

78.7
1.760
$1.38

59.2
1.72%
$1.02
44.3
12.1


130 998
95 120
42 449 057
10 543 049
$103 699 566

2 510 361
2 906 121
5 416 482

41 813 564
688 731 932
730 545 496

$400 111
:11 857 087
12 257 198


$17
13
57


957 774
417 768
451 666


248.4
0.9840
$2.44

16.
0.96%
$0.16

237.0
1.720
$4.08

134.9
1.6%#
$2.26
54.4
12.7


.5. ___________________


131 236
95 444
38 671 446
9 775 082
$102 137 847

2 396 978
3 048 040
5 445 018

38 547 215
741 580 042
780 127 257

$374 667
12 844 169
113 218 836
$19 456 157
13 777 570
58 445 105


252.8
1.o045#
*2.64.

16.1
0.97#
$0.16

243.3,
1.73%
$4.21

143.3
1.69%
$2.43
56.6
13.3


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

3 1262 08854 8556IilllIli 1i1l
3 1262 08854 8556


ITEM
NO.


1
2
8
4
5

6-01
6-02
6-03

7-01
7-02
7-03

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



12
13
14

15-01
16-01
17-01

15-02
16-02
17-02

15-03
16-03
17-03
18
19


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. . . .
. . . .


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. . . .
. . . .

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S2 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS
REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 138 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF JUNE, 1940 AND 1939


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.

1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939

AGGREGATES
1. Milesof road operated atclose of month, freightservice... 7 030 7 070 25 592 25 680 24 012 24 046 5 930 5 940 38 097 38 201 45 406 45 488 56 103 56 050 29 489 29698 1
2. Milesofroadoperatedatcloseof month,passengerservice . .5 419 5 618 16 614 16 897 16 149 16 289 5 258 5 281 32 281 32 567 31 720 31 717 40 911 41 055 22 489 22 672 2
8. Numberofrevenuetonscarried. .... . .......5 041 738 4 437 397 32 777 653 26 265 024 40 953 016 31 178 131 13 589 188 11 766 771 17 549 124 15 450 422 20 906 671 16 897 300 13 541 031 13 791 855 8 001 355 7 982 291 8
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thousands) . . 649 027 561 405 5 296 596 4 322780 6 531 388 4 995 405 3 474 711 3 026 400 3 621 660 3 201047 3616 247 3 146 908 5003412 4733426 1923390 1 894 748 4
5. Freight revenue (whole dollars) . . . . $9 633 941 $8 971 182 $50116 854 $42 943 379 $61 116 045 49 443 196 521 542 285 $19 214 069 $3 992511 $32 620 182 $34 997008 $32319507 $48289445 49450987 $20413113 20367353
6. Numbero revmuepassengersd: 2346968 2511898 4061 879 4 011 456 8039 120 8 214 441 3 542 3710 1 145 924 1 112 551 1239 653 1 146 364 1 253718 1 230849 16 990 19765 6-01
6-02. All other passengers. ................. 2359 254 2214836 2 543 683 2444325 9016 818 9 836 074 334 210 278 676 2 522 412 2494 324 907 227 954 324 1516552 1581 195 482342 512521 6-02
6-08. Total . . . . . . 4 706 222 4 726 734 6 605 562 6 455 781 17 055 938 18 C50 515 337 752 282 386 3 668 336 3 606 875 2 146 880 2 100 688 2 770 270 2 812 044 499 332 532 286 6-08
7. Number of revenue pamengers carried one mile: .........
7-01. Commutationpaasengersdo ..e..e. . . . 42 729 111 44 607 610 77 426 725 75 352 104 150510 934 153 C77 605 74 585 88075 12001088 11673143 21109327 18761911 20542983 19614011 161 254 171293 7-01
7-02. All other passengers. .................. 131 145 268 123 003597 275 706 432 274 890 550 401 754 060 393 816 272 34766 971 29 405 640 203 266 791 188 943 338 167052 662 177 389 972 436085 812 476 722 444 85 593 458 87467626 7-02
7-08. Total ....................... 173 874 379 167 611 207 353 133 157 350 242 654 552 264 994 546 893 877 34 841 556 29 493 715 215 267 879 200616 481 188 161 989 196 151 883 456 628795 496 336 455 85 754 712 87638919 7-08
8-01. CoPaae mutationlfares .................... 482 635 (510472 (800 274 $807 359 (1 444 060 $1 458 132 $843 $973 $127341 #123 762- $209 650 $192 939 $188 567 $179 509 $1 894 2219 8-01
8-02. Allother fares. ........ . . 742 000 2 997 529 $6 023 903 $6 763 144 68 039 316 08 711 377 (660 008 $626 986 3 361 140 3 209 536 3020 244 3 235 009 7 269 678 8 001 520 1 567 165 1 607 640 8-02
8-08. Total . . . . . .... $3 224 635 63 508 001 66 824 177 $7 570 503 69 483 376 $10 169 509 6660 851 627959 3 488481 3 333298 3 229894 3 427 948 7 458245 8 181029 1 569059 1 609859 8-08
9. Passenger service train revenue (whole dollars). $......... (4212635 ($4510511 49 495985 10 297 306 $11 97161 $12 666 066 $1007 207 $976 341 $5264706 ($5346742 $4860654 $5201540 $10466294 11 588 406 $2 630826 266211 9
10. Passenger train-miles . . . ....... 1826 904 1 879 813 5 141 218 5 157 275 6355 973 6 521163 772 225 762754 4 445 456 4432022 3935527 4061 225 6906627 7 107649 2575614 2608696 10
11. Passengercar-miles. . . . . . 7 455 719 7545549 23797 668 23 962 162 29983 443 30596995 3163 594 3 034854 16 212 429 16 040137 13831385 14416707 34304 355 34 698 422 9315 926 9 329976 11
AVERAGES
12. Miles per revenue ton per road. ...............128.7 126.5 161.6. 164.6 159. 160.2 255.7 257.2 206.4 207.2 173.0 186.2 369.5 343.2 240.4 237.4 12
18. Revenue per ton-mile (cents). ..................1.144 1.598 0.9146 0.9 0.9 0.990% 0. 200 0.1% 0.939% 1.019 0.966 1.0270 0.9 51.061 1.07 18
14. Revenuepertonperroad (dollars)... ..................... 1.91 2.02 $1.53 1.60 651.80$ $1.59 $1.59 $1. 1.9' 9 $2.11 $1.67 $1.91 3. *2.555

15-01. Miles perpassengerper road. ................. 18.2 17.8 19.1 18.8 18. 18.6 21.1 23.7 10 10 17.0 16.4 16.4 159 9.1 1-01
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents).......................................... 1.13% 1.14 1.03% 1.07% 0.9%0.9%1001.13.101.0$0.99% .03% 0.92% 0.92%
17-01. Revenueperpasaengerperroad (dollars). .. . ..... .$.0.21 $0.20 $0.20 0.20 $0.1 0.18 $0.24 0.26 0.11 $0.11 0.17 0.17 $0.15 01505 0.11 0.11 17-01
ALL OTH015 PAs-=Ea TRAmc:
15-02. Milesperpassenger per road. . . . . 55.6 55 108.4 112.5 44.6 40.0 104.0 10.0 105.5 o80.6 75.7 184.1 185.9 287.6 301.5 177.5 170.7 1-02
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents)... ....... .............09% 2.12 2.16 2.00 2.21 1.90 2.1 1.650 1.7 1.810 1.82 1.67 1.68 1.83 1.8 16-02
17-02. Revenue perpassenger per road (dollars) . . . .1.16 6135 82.37 2.:77 0.89 0.:89 61.97 62.25 61.33 1.29 $.33 63.39 479$5$3 5 .1 1-

15-08. Miles per passenger per road.. ................ 36.9 35.5 5535 1 .. 1.2" 1.90 .358 1.67 155.661 11..793.63 14.6 1. 141 180
16-08. Revenue per passenger-mile (cent)...........................12 1.93%14 63 02171-72001.1.903 2.1311.620 1.660 1.8i
17-08. Revenueperpasener perroad (dol).......... ............. $0.69 07 $.03 1.17 60.56 $0.56 1.96 82.22 $0.9Z 0.92 150 2.6 2.9
18. Revenue ee per train-mile. ............. .2 9.2 68. 86. 9 451 3 7 4 45 47 1 338
19. Revenue passener-miles per car-mile.... .. .................... 23.3 22.214.814.6 18.1417.911.0 9.7 13.3 12.5 13.6 13. 13.3.3 9.29 9











INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 138 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


Statement No. M-220 (08-D)
Page 3


FOR SIX MONTHS ENDED WITH JUNE, 1940 AND 1939


UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM 09109- NO.
1940 1939 194o 1939 194o 1939 1940o 1939


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. . .
6-08. 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 PAsSENGR 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 .


231 798
171 111
838 625 146
172 905 429
$1 634 467 924

117 242 218
101 045 956
218 288 174

2 006 674 440
8 887 518 566
10 894 193 006

$20 482 504
2176 291 420
196 773 924
$281 291 227
195 166 112
820 117 983


206.2
0.945%
$1.95

17.1
0.17


88.0




10.90
55.8
13.3


56 656
38 448
875 168
542 020
732 710

947 574
211 461
159 035

156 821
673 053
829 874

083 049
620 365
703 414
591 549
407 220
279 979


56 865
38 794
355 807 581
58 427 026
$604 012 306

93 103 489
69 316 655
162 420 144

L 660 813 765
5 879 713 011
5 540 526 776

217 102 561
92739 507
$109 842 068
$144 796 628
79 330 813
349 957 849


164.2
1.0340
$1.70

17.8
1.0
*0.18

56.0
2.340
1:.98

69.8
$0:Id
19:


44 036
37 544
187 599 282
42 642 549
$342 548 425

7 720 667
17 366 878
25 087 545

78 401 827
1 688 733 701
1 767 135 528

$843 359
230 644 721
31 488 080
$46 460 722
35 445 264
150 340 651


227,3
0.803%
$1.83

10.2
1.080
$0.11

97.2
1.81%
$1.76

70.41


,?:I


44
37
148 644
33 333
$293 756


7 567 375
16 255 986
23 823 361

77 268 674
1 426 769 631
1 504 038 305

$827 174
227 668 254
28 495 428
$44 355 404
34 936 622
143 844 386


224.3
0.8819
$1.98

10.2
1.07%
$0.11

87.8



63.1
1.89%
$1.20
10.5


213
59
$588


131 106
95 119
150 696
720 860
186 789


16 573 977
15 467 617
32 041 594

265 115 792
3 130 111 812
3 395 227 604

$2 556 096
256 026 334
58 582 430
$93 238 956
79 313 628
314 497 353


280.2
0.985%
$2.76

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*0.15

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131 406
95 330
194 843 979
53 772 572
$552734 914

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15 632 846
32 116 272

260 872 302
3 140 920 425
3 401 792 727

*2 505 990
57 218 850
59 724 840
$94 495 753
79 850 460
313 332 066


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*3.66


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359 777

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062 336
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0.9970
$2.07

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$0.17

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$1.76

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$0.91


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS
REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 136 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR SIX MONTHS ENDED WrrITH JUNE, 1940 AND 1939


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.

1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 194o 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 194o 1939 1940 1939

AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at closeof month, freightservice.* . . 7030 7 099 25 605 25 682 24 021 24 084 5 931 5 941 38 105 38 220 45411 45 535 56 125 56129 29570 29742 1
2. Miloeofroadoperatedatcloeeofmonthpassengerservice . . 5478 5 615 16 636 16 905 16 134 16 274 5 259 5 293 32 285 32 582 31 602 31 648 40 945 40993 228572 2689 2
8. Number of revenue tons carried. . . 31 789 273 28 974 842 187 162 003 153 845 156 218 923 892 172987 583 76 358 145 54 859 049 111 241 137 93 785494 83549 836 69 686 050 79074 207 77183 254 50526653 47974675 8
4. Numberofrevenuetonscarriedone mile (thousands) 4081737 3 696 970 31 383 201 26761 389 35 077 082 27968 658 19744399 13 845 099 22 898 15 19 488 739 18 651522 16162 137 28724755 26058165 12344583 1155 220 4
5. Freightrevenue(wholedollars). ................. 60977 916 57 545 256 $304 433423 $265 657 381 6338 321 371 8Z80809669 $124 221 794 691 951 923 (218 326 631(201.804194 $181 632 556 163 252 607 4279 888 829 0266 417 908 #L26 665 424 123 064 399 6
6-01. N Commuton penger. .. 17.168.223 17444433 26327576 826673631 49m451r775 48985425 42514 52191 7678153 7515184 7975347 7653804 8483 418 8 696 9 115 12 132690 6-01
6-02. Allotherpassengers. .............. 13618785 12956 325 13971476 13618821 40621200 42741509 2057042 1705249 15309836 14550737 4727828 4811059 7940995 8058836 2798794 2762951 6-02
6-08. Total. ... . .................... 30787 008 30 400 758 40 299 052 40 292 452 90072 975 91726 934 2099 556 1757 440 22 98798 9 22065 921 12703 175 12464 863 16 424 413 16755 768 2 914006 2895641 -08
7. Number of revenue poegers carried one mile: . . .
7-01. CommutationpemegerL ................. 297 239 386 300 672 903 481 266 388 485 642 511 884 651 047 874498 351 691 390 821 217 77710437 76447457 129732704 122629312 134332485 137125363 1050603 1 117627 7-01
7-02. All other pasengers .......... 686660.151 658 002 5591 388 670 8661 329 671 529199 3342 0361892038 923 199621825 163 846 642 489 111 87662 92 99 692 272 797 701 354736 19642736031 99290 86 473565412 446661793 7-02
7-8.Total . . . . ... 983899537 9586754621 869937254181531404028779930832766537274 200313215 164667 859 566 22 3131339 370 446 822005501 823984048 20986060882130029259 474616015 447779420 7-0
8-0Co fare. . . . . 3388639 3425386 5079053 65 182 972 68 615 357 68494 203 66 809 07684 6$36 550 $819 490 1 310347$1 249405 2 12533110 6 1242 332 6182639 614 253 8-01
2. Alloterares. .................... 15112 196 15 880 712 30 848 786 32 182 567 43659 383 44 676 28 4 22 081 3762 258 26 42264 23905 996 12764 72 113 179 750 34 427 178 135 483 771 8 834 434 8 555320 8-2
8-08. Total. ...................... 18 500 835 19 306 098 35 927 839 37 365539 52274740 53170431 4 28890 3769942 827 259 190 24725486 14075069 614 429 164 635660288 636726103 8 847073 8 569573 8-08
9. Passenger servicetrain revenue (whole dollars) . . . 24017 422 24 870894 $50913694 $52500134 066660433 $67425600 6 379 532 65900639 $40081190 $38454765 623685 992 $23970 436 $54143315 055474956 615409649 15050361 9
10. Passengertrain-miles. . . . . . 10941 664 10 872 073 30606000 30076 641 38859 556 38382 099 4 863 519 4 761 181 30581745 30175441 23 291569 23391432 40173897 40764659 15 848162 15694369 10
11. Passengercar-miles. . . . . . 43178 215 42 692 910 136 248 674 133726 927 175 853 090 173 538 012 20799711 19960 545 129 540 940 123 883841 75497 644 7570534 182 845724 182571110 5615398 5505556 11
AVERAGES
Fs=roE TahC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road. ......... ...... 128.4 127.6 167.7 174.0 160.2 161. 25.6 252.4 205.6 207.8 22 231.9 363.3 337.6 244 240.8 12
18. Revenue per ton-mile (ents) .................1.494 1.557 0.970 0.993 0.965..6.66 0.3 1.0 0.97 1.010 0.97 1.022 1.02 1.06 18
14. Revenue per ton per road (dollars) . . ...............92 1.99 1.63 $1.73 $1.55 1.62 $1.63 1.6 1.96 2.5 2.17 234 3.54 45 2.51 2.5 14
ComuxUrATa O PAmNam TULm:
15-01.Milesaper pasengerperrad. . . . . 17.3 17.2 18 18.2 17.9 17 16.3 15. 10.1 10.2 16. 16.0 15.8 15.8 9.1 6.4 1-01
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). ........... 1.14 1.14 1.0 1.07 0. 0. 0 .90 0.946 1.0 1.070 1.01 1.02 0.920 0.91% 1.20 1.2C 16-01
17-01. Revenueperpsengerperroad (dollars). .... . . .0.0 .0.20 0.19 60.19 60. 0.1 0.16 0.15 0.11 0.11 60.16 (0.16 60.15 60.14 60.11 60.11 17-01
AuL Or Hm PMENon T :AMC:
16-02. Miles per passengerper road. . . . ... 0.4 50.8 .4 97.6 49.1 44 97.0 96.1 7. 6. 146.4 145.8 247.4 247.3 169.2 161.7 102
16-02. Revenue per pe.senger-mile .(cents). ............2.2 2.4 2.220 2.42$ 2.1 o2 21.. 6. 1.4 1.6 2 1 16-02
17-02. Eevenueperpuasngerper roadM (dollars.)............ .. 6 1.11 (1.23 2.21 (2.366 1.0; (1.: (2.05 (21 #1.4 20 ,:2.,7 (.164 .1: 16-02
ToTAL PASSENGR TI2MC:
16-8. Miles per passenger per road.. . . . 1. .0 31. 46.4 45.1 32.0 30.2 95.4 93.7 68.2 60.7 64.7 66.1 127.8 127.1 162. 154.6 16-08
16-08. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents) . . .. 2.0 1.9 2.06% 1.82% 1.92% 2.11% 2.29% 1.740 1.5 1.71% 1.75 1.70% 1.720 1. 1. 108
17-08. Revenueperpasengrperroad(dollars). .. . . .$0.60 $0.64 0.89 (0.93 0.5 58o.5s (.o 01 $2.15 1.19 1.12 1.11 $1.16 $2.17 $2.19 3.04 2.96 17-08
18. Revenue passengers per train-mile. ............89.9 88.2 61. 60.4 4.1 72.1 1.2 34.6 51.2 44. 35.3 35.2 52.2 52.3 299 5 18
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile. .............. 22.8 22.5 13.7 13.6 16.4 15.9 9.6 8.2 12.1 10. 10.9 10.9 11.5 1.7.5.1 19


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* Represents an average of the mlleage reported at the lose of -oh month within the period.


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INTERSTATE CO MERCE COMMISSION steIent No. M-22 (os.D)
BUREAU OF STATISTICS UN V. OF FL LIu. JULY 1940
REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS; I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES c. s
Compiled from 128 reports of revenue tAfc statistics representing 138 steam railways I k I
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
U.S. DEPOSITORY
FOR THE MONTH OF JULY, 1940 AND 1939


ITEM UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
NO.
1940o 1939 1940 1939 194o 1939 1940 1939

AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month, freight service . . .. 231 618 232 142 56 614 56 770 44 025 44 140 130 979 131 232 1
2. Miles of road operated at close of month, passenger service. . . .. 170 495 172 074 38 140 38 785 37 539 37 848 94 816 95 441 2
8. Numberofrevenmetonscarried. . . . . 165 107 397 135 620 519 83 068 268 65 554 439 32 768 968 28 615 501 49 270 161 41 450579 8
4. Numberofrevenuetonscarriedone mile (thousands). . . 31 171 110 27 261 484 12 515 334 10 396 723 7 223 662 6 572 815 11 432 114 10291 946 4
5. Freightrevenue(wholedollars). . . . . .. $300078 525 $264 711 258 $125 090 800 $102 892 082 $57 134 509 $52560 888 117853216 $109258288 5
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutatio passengers. . . . . 18 097 434 18 539 058 14 435 146 14 835629 1131711 1 100327 2530577 2603102 6-01
6-02.All other passengers. . . . . 21 110 849 22 163 375J 14931 963 15769151 2981 151 2972159 3197735 3 422065 6-02
6-08. Total. . . . . . . 39 208 283 40 702 433 29 367 109 30 604 780 4 112 862 4 072 486 5 728 312 6 025 167 6-08
7. Number of revenue passengerss carried one mile: . . .
7-01. Commutation passengers. . . . . 338 228 442 348 221 221 282 940 605 292 679735 12 809 978 11 062 400 42 477 859 44 479086 7-01
7-02. All other passengers. . . . . .. 1 905 370 588 2 006 288 150 876 664 433 906 367 071 253 240 183 243 262 142 775 4 5 972 856 658 937 7-02
7-08. Total. .. . . . . . 2 243 599 030 2 354 509"371 1 159 605 038 1 199 046 806 266 050 161 254 324 542 817 943 831 901 138 023 7-08
8. P revenue whole dollars):
8 onfares. . . . . $3 367 388 $3 447 466 $2 818 207 $2 910 418 $138 276 $119 909 $410 905 $417 139 8-01
8- Allotherfare. . . . . . $34 325 482 37 752 516 *17 417 623 19507657 4087685 4 030 481 $12 820 174 $14 214 378 8-02
8-08. Total.. . . . . . $37 692 870 1 199 982 :20 235 830 22 418 075 4 225 961 4 150 390 $13 231 079 $14631 517 8-08
9. Passengw service train revenue (whole dollars). . . . $49 822 713 $53 503 689 $25 235 349 $27 452 153 $6 019 580 $5991 840 $18 567 784 $20 059696 9
10. Passengertrain-miles. . . . . . 33 769 007 34 323 350 14 077 169 14 221 937 5 352 465 5 335 874 14 339 373 14 765539 10
11. Passengercar-miles. . . . . . 151 636 839 154 987 798 66 192 714 67 685 185 20 446 979 20 198 273 64 997 146 67 104 340 11
AVERAGES __
FREIGHT TRAm3C:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road. . . . .. 188.8 201.0 150.7 158.6 220.4 229.7 232.0 248.3 12
18. Revenue per ton-mile (cents). . . . . .. 0.9630 0.9710 1.0000 0.990% 0.7910 0.8000 1.031% 1.062% 18
14. Revenue per taper road (dollars). . . . .. $1.82 $1.95 $1.51 $1.57 $1.74 $1.84 $2.39 $2.64 14
COMMUTATION PAsNG a Ta*nAc:
15-01. Miles perpassenger per road. . . . .. 18.7 18.8 19.6 19.7 11.3 10.1 16.8 17.1 15-01
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents) . . . .... 1.000 0.990 1.000 0.990 1.080 1.086 0.971 0.94% 16-01
17-01. Revenueperpamengerperroad (dollars). . . . .$0.19 $0.19 $0.20 $0.20 $0.12 $0.11 $0.16 $0.16 17-01
ALL OTHER PA.aNe Ta C:
15-02. Miles per pMsr per road. . . . . 90.3 90.5 58.7 57.5 84.9 81.8 242.5 250.3 15-02
16-42. Revenue ger-mle (cents). . . . 1.80 1.884 1.99 2.1 1.61 1.66 1.65 1.66 16-02
17-02. Revenue road(dollars). . . . $1.63 $1.70 $1.17 $1.24 $1.37 $1.36 $4.01 $4.15 17-02
ToTAL PAS=Nn TAInc:
16-08. Mileper passengerperroad. . . . . 57.2 57.8 39.5 39.2 64.7 62.4 142.8 149.6 15-08
18-08. Revenue per passngermile (ents) . . . 1.684 1.75 1.87 1.59 1.63 1.620 1.62% 16-08
17-08. Revenueperpassengerperroad(dollars). . . .. .96 $1.01 0.69 .73 1.03 $1.02 $2.1 $2.43 17-08
18. Revenue passenger-mies per tran-mile. . . . 66.4 68.6 82. 84.5 49.7 7. 57.0 61.0 18
19. Revenue.passenger-miles per car-mile. . . . 14.8 15.2 17.5 17.7 13.0 12.6 12.6 13.4 19











INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS
REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 138 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF JULY, 1940 AND 1939


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.

194o 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940o 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939

AGGREGATES
1. Mike of road operatedat leme of month, freightservice. . . 7 029 7 050 25 590 25 688 23 995 24 032 5 930 5 940 38 095 38 200 45 395 45 488 56 098 56 046 29 486 29 698 1
2. Milesof roadoperatedatcloseof month,passengerservice. . . 5 425 5 611 16 566 16 887 16 149 16 287 5 258 5 281 32 281 32 567 31 416 31717 40911 41 052 22 489 22672 2
8. Number of revenue tons carried. .................. 5 274 684 4 305 066 34 902 403 27 922 527 42 891 181 33 326 846 14 350 461 12 644 629 18 418 507 15 970 872 22 994 270 17 333 636 16 757 757 15 327 797 9 518 134 8 789 146 8
4. Numberof revenue tonscarriedone mile (thousands). ............ 643 832 545 290 5 323 344 4 545 044 6 548 158 5 306 389 3639 187 3 264 350 3 584 475 3 308 465 3893 626 3 285447 5 386 036 5 032 531 2 152 452 1973968 4
Freightrevenune(wholedollars). ................. 10 022793 8 568507 $52 028 634 $43 765 573 63 039 373 $50 558 002 $22 155 098 $20 119 564 $34 979 411 32 441 324 $38 041 115 32 6824 649 $57 496 328 $54 848 059 $22 315 773 21 585 580
6. Number of revenue paiengers carried:
6-01. Commutationmessengers. 2 305 418 2 374 536 3 972 688 4 129 681 8 157 040 8 331 412 3 299 3 272 1 128 412 1 097055 1 305 431 1 228 687 1 206 412 1 356 45 18 734 17 963 6-01
6-. Another pangers. .. ............... 413 067 2 318 864 2 816 726 2 715 635 9 702 170 10 734 652 379 986 337 175 2 601 165 2 634 984 1 063 328 1 101747 1 628 561 1 752 445 505 846 567 873 2
6-08. Total. . . . . . . 4 718 485 4 693 400 6 789 414 6 845 316 17859 210 19 066 064 383 285 340 447 3 729 577 3 732 039 2 368 759 2 330 434 2 834 973 3 108 897 524 580 585836 03
7. Number of revenue ammgers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation psMsegers. . ................. 43573009 45169611 77o829o891 81 425216 161 537705 166 084908 74105 83125 12735 873 10979 275 22880084 21803213 19408137 Z2505490 189638 170383 7-01
7-0. Alpothessgers. . .................. 138 074 0046 135792 934 297 228588 3149035346 441361 799 455670791 36748038 32326438 216492145 210935704 183888774 198574686 497884075. 562335098 93693123 95749153 7-02
7-4 Total . . ....................... 181 647 055 180 962 E45 375 058 479 396 328 562 602 899 504 621 755 699 36 822 143 32 409 563 229 228 018 221 914 979 206 768 858 220 377899 517 292 212 564 840 588 93 882 761 95919536 7-08
8. Commutation ar. s):.. . . . 483 432 $499792 $796 133 $837 506 1 538 642 1 573 120 $824 $903 $137 452 6,119006 226955 p214277 1181 816 $200 831 2134 62031 01
8-02. All other fare. . . . . ... 2814 984 (3 144 253 6 091 807 6 933 276 8 510 832 9 430 128 4633994 $609263 3 453 691 03 421 218 1092 027 333339 8090 594 9 146370 167 553 1734669 8-02
8 Total. . . . . . 3 298 416 3 644 045 ,6 887 940 67 770 782 $10 049 474 11 003 248 1634 818 $610 166 3 591 143 3 540 224 3 318 982 3 547 616 8272 410 9 347 201 1639 687 1736 700 8-08
9. Psaenger service traintevenue (whole dollars). . . . 4 181072 4 472934 $9013309 $10 008 836 $12 040 968 $12 970 383 $945 197 $923 815 $5074383 $5068025 64903 833 $5081927 $11091572 12 288 975 2572379 288794 9
10. Passengertrin-miles. . . . . . 1 988 242 1 958 016 5 374 172 5 425 316 6714 755 6 838 605 789 567 777 514 4 562 898 4 558 360 4 297 489 4 394865 7 379 296 7675518 2662588 2695156 10
11. Paengerar-mile. ... . . . . 8 309261 8 163 972 25 386 986 26 191 987 32 496 467 33 329 226 3 206 358 3 125054 17240621 17073219 16 349 571 16825338 38787695 40 394034 9859 880 9 884968 11
AVERAGES
FSaGET TaAhR:
12. Msper revenue ton per road . .............12.1 126.7 152.5 162.8 152.7 159.2 253.6 25194. 207.20 16.. 189.5 321. i26. 226.1 22.1. 12
18. Revenue perton-mile (cent)..... .................. ...5570 1.5710 0 0.0.96.i 5 0.95% o.o% .1.5 0.97& 0.912 00. 0.9993 ..1.0680 2.3'1 .01
14. Revenueperptonpereroad (dollars). . . ....... $1.90 1.99 $1.49 $1.5 1.147 15 .1.59 $1.901 $2;03 1. 51.89 $3.43 *S58 14
COMMUTArION PAENGo= Tazwc:
16-01. Miles perpasenger per road . . . . 18.9 19.0 19.6 19.7 19.8 19.9 225 25.4 113 10.0 17.5 17.7 16.1 16.6 10.1 9-5 1-01
16-01. Revenue per pasegermile (cents) . . . ..1.11 1..115 1.02 1.0 0.9540.9 1.1 ? 1. 0901 .0 1.08 0.99 0. 98 o. 9 4.0 10.89 13 170
17-01. Revenue perpasengerper road (dollars) . . ... .$.0.21 60.21 0.02002'. 0.19 6o.19 $0.25 0.28 $0.12 $0.11 $0.17 $0.17 .15 60.15 0. 0,I *-
AuLL OTHE a PAaEwnGa TRAFc:
15-02. Milesperpmssengerperroad. .. ....572 58.6 105.5 116.0 45-.5 42*.4 96.7 95.9 03.2 80.1 172.9 180.2 305.7 20.9 185.2 168.6 1-02
18-02. Revenue per pasmeng err tramile (ents) 91.. 4 92.2 4 6.8 73.1 29.0 90.913 .:2' 1.71, 11.60 1.62 12.6 1.6 1.62 1 5 63' 19
17-02. Revenue rpassenger-miles perroad (dollars). ............ 9 1.8 .1 18.6 10.88.7 1.81 1.331.0 2.91 3.0.97 5.22

15-08. Mikassperp er road................8.5 .6 3. 2.6 96.1 95.2 61.5 94.6 182.5 188.1 179.0 163.7 15-03
16-08. Revenue pepassenger-mile (cents).. 1..2%.2.01% 51.85 27 2.6 1 1.77 1.12% 1.91".0. 1.O?" 1.61 1.601.6O 1.75. 1-0
.e. 7719 0.960 61. 4$1.522.92 .1 6. 62.917-03
17-01. Revenue per passengerper road (dollars)................. 6.70 60.78 1.01 $.114 *s $%0.581.679#41
18. Revenue passengermi es per train-mile... ............. 9492.4 168671.90.9,1.5 1 :.1.176.218
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile.... ................21.9 22.2 819.819.1 1a.6 18.7113.163:113:3 4:59.97 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 128 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 138 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


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


FOR SEVEN MONTHS ENDED WITH JULY, 1940 AND 1939


UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM NO.
1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 194o 1939


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:
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 ..
16-03. 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. .


231 776
171 023
003 653 866
204 078 540
934 546 449


339 652
159 883
499 535

902 882
899 822
802 704

849 892
627 875
477 767
113 94 0
935 119
754 821


203.3
0.9489
$1.93

17.3
1.020
$0.18

88.4
1.950
$1.72

51.0
1.70
$0.91
57.4.
13.5


B34
172
$1 715

135
123
259

2 347
10 453
12 800

$23
f215
39
$337
22b
962


232 391
172 012
916 622
794 920
214 596

693 348
370 448
063 796

175 962
695 8d8
871 850

883 191
412 032
295 223.
151 475
441 245
122 098


56 649
38 403
520 943 436
83 057 355
$828 823 510

107 382 720
83 143 424
190 526 144


1 946
4 945
6 891

$19
$107
$126
$166
94
421


097 426
337 486
434 912

901 256
037 988
939 244
826 898
484 389
472 692


421
68
$706

107
85
193

1 953
4 786
6 739

$20
112
132
$172
93
417


56 853
38 794
362 020
823 749
904 389

939 118
085 806
024 924

493 500
080 052
573 582

012 979
247 163
260 142
248 782
552 750
643 033


220
49
$399


44 034
37 544
289 573
b68 211
682 934


8 852 378
20 351 017
29 203 395

91 211 805
1 941 984 552
2 033 196 357

$ 981 635
$34 743 379
$35 725 014
$52 480 302
40 797 729
170 787 630


177
39
$346


44 158
37 871
260 044
906 653
317 005


8 667 702
19 229 731
27 897 433

88 331 074
1 670 036 444
1 758 367 518

$947 083
$31 731 641
$32 678 724

$50 347 244
40 272 496
164 042 659


262
71
$706

19
18
37

307
3 905
4 213

$2
68
$71


131 093
95 076
420 857
152 974
040 005

104 554
665 442
769 996

593 651
577 784
171 435

967 001
b46 508
b13 509


$111 806 740
93 653 001
379 494 499


131 380
95 347
236 294 558
64 064 518
$661 993 202


19
19
38

305
3 997
4 302


086 528
054 911
141 439

351 388
579 362
930 750


$2 923 129
71 433 228
74 356 357
$114 555 449
94 615 999
380 436 406


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


i iI I I. I -


207.0
0.993#
$2.05

17.3
1.02%
$0.18

84.7
2.06%
$1.75

49.4
1.87%
$0.92
56.0
13.3


159.4
0.99890
$1.59

18.1
1.o02#
$0.19

59.5
2.16
$1.29

36.2
1.84#
$0.67
72.9
16.4


163.35
1.027%
$1.68

18.1
1.02#
$0.19

56.3
2.350
$1.32

34.9
1.96%
$0.69
72.0
16.1


226.8
0.801#
$1.81

10.3
1.080
$0.11

95.4
1.79%
$1.71

69.6
1.76#
$1.22
49.8
11.9


225.1
0.868#
$1.95

10.2
1.070
$0.11

86.8
1.90%
$1.65

63.0
1.86#
$1.17
43.7
10.7


271.1
0.992%
$2.69

16.1
0.960
$0.16

209.2

$3:19

111.5
1.70#
$1.90
45.0
11.1


271.1
1.0330
$2.80

16.0
0.96%
$0.15

209.8
1.79%
$3.75

112.8
1.730
$1.95
45.5
11.-3


____________ J ____________ ____________ -~ I


12
13
14

15-01
16-01
17-01

15-02
16-02
17-02

15-03
16-03
1 -03
dq


* Represents an average of the mileage reported at


135
122
257

2 344
10 792
13 137

$23
$210
$234
$331
228
971


the close 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 128 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 138 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR SEVEN MONTHS ENDED WITH JULY, 1940 AND 1939


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.

19410 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 19lo 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939

AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month, freight service. . . 7 030 7 092 25 604 25 685 24 015 24 076 5 931 5 941 38 103 38 217 45 409 45 528 56 12, 56 117 29 5S2 29 735 1
2. Miles of road operated at close of month, passengerservice . .. 5 470 5 614 16 797 16 904 16 136 16 276 5 259 5 291 32 285 32 580 31 576 31 650 40941 41 002 22 559 22 66 2
8. Numberof revenuetons carried. . . . ... 37 063 957 33 279 908 222 064 406 181 767 683 261 815 073 206 314 429 90 708 606 67 503 678 129 580 967 109 756 366 106 544 106 87 019 686 95 o31 964 92 511 051 60 044 787 56 763 821 8
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thousands) .. 4725569 4 242269 36706 546 31 306 433 41 625 240 33 275 047 23 383 586 17 109449 26 484 625 22797 204 22 545 148 19 447 634 34 110 71 31 090 6j6 14497035 13 526 188 4
5. Freight revenue (wholedollars). . .................. 71 000709 $6 113 764 6356 462 057 $309 422 954 $401 360744 $331367 671 146 376 892 $112 071 487 253 306 042$234 245 518 $219 673 651 196 077 256 $337 385 157 31 265 967 148 981 197 44 649 979
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers. . . . .. 19473641 19 818969 30300264 30803 312 57 608 815 57316 837 45813 55463 8 806 565 8612239 9280778 8882491 9639830 10053 34 13394 150653 6-01
6-02. All other passengers. . . . . .... 16031 852 15 275 189 16788 202 16 334456 50 323 370 53476 161 2 440016 2044 010 17911 001 17185 721 5791 156 5912806 9569556 811 2al 3 304730 3 330 824 6-02
6-08. Total . . . . . .. 35 505 493 35 094 158 47088 466 47 137 768 107 932 185 110792 998 2 485 829 2099 473 26 717 566 25 797 960 15 071 934 14 795 2)7 19 259 3b6 19 864 665 3 438 676 3 481 477 6-08
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile: . . .
7-01. Commutationpassengers. .. . . . 340 812 395 345 842 514 559096 279 567 067 7271 046 188 7521 040 583 259 765 495 904 342 90 446 310 87426 732 152 612 788 144432 525 15374062 15 630 853 1 240241 1288010 7-01
7-02. All other passengers. . . . . 824734197 793 795 493 1685 899 4541 644 574 075 2 434 703 83 52 347 709 714 236380531 196177751 17056040211473858693 876161571 8999294222462157 678 2555238994 567258535 542410946 7-02
7-08. Total. . . . . . 1 165546 5921 139 638 007 2244 99573 32 211642 6023480892 5873 388292 973 237146026 197082093 1796050331 1561285 4251028 774 359 1044 361947 2 615 98 300 2714 869 847 568 498776 543698956 7-0
8. Passenger revenue (whole dollars):
8-O1. Commutationfares. . . . . .. $3 872071 6$3925 178 5 6875186 $6020478 #10153999 10067323 $7 633 $8 587 $974 002 6$938496 $1537 302 $1463 682 1414 926 $1443 163 $14 773 $16 284 8-01
8-02. Allother fares. ........ . . 17 927 180 $19 024 964 V6 940 593 39 115 843 52 170 215 54 106 356 4 867048 4404427 29 6876 331 27 327 214 $15 856 719 16 513 098 42517772 44630 141 10471987 10289989 8-02
8-08. Total . . ...................... 21799251 22950142 342815779 645136 321 62324 214 164173679 64 874681 64413014 330 50333 328265710 $17 394 051 $17976780 543 932 698 46 073 304 10 486 760 610 06 273 8-08
9. Passenger service train revenue (whole dollars). . . ... $28 198 494 $29343829 $59927 003 $62 508 970 $78 701 401 $80 395 983 $7324729 $6824454 $45155573 $43522790 $28589825 $29052 363 $65234 887 $67763 931 $17 982 028 17739155 9
10. Passenger train-miles. . . . . . 12929 906 12830 089 35980 172 35 501 957 45 574 311 45 220 704 5 653086' 5 538695 35 144 643 34733 801 27 589 038 27786 297 47 553 193 48440 177 18510750 18 89 525 10
11. Passengercar-miles. . . . . . 51 487 476 50856 881 161635 659 159 918 914 208 349 557 206867 238 24 006 069 23085 599 146 781 561 140957 060 91 47 215 ?550 732 221633 419 22 965 144 66013865 64940 530 11
AVERAGES--
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road. . . . 127.5 127.5 165.3 172.2 159.0 161.3 257.8 253.5 204.4 207.7 211.6 223.5 355.9 336.1 241.4 238 3 12
18. Revenue per ton-mile (cents). ..................502 1.55 0.91 0.988 0.9644 0.996 0.626 .6 0.956 1.02 0.974 1.o 0.98 1.033 1. 1. 1
14. Revenue per ton per road (dollars). . . . 1.92 1.99 1.61 1.70 $1.53 $1.61 $1.61 1.66 $1.95 2.13 $2.06 $2.25 $3.52 $3.47 $2.48 2.55 14
COMMUTATION PAENGER TRAFMC:
16-01. Miles per passenger per road. . . . .... 17.5 17.5 18.5 18.4 18.2 18.2 167 16.3 10.3 10.2 16 163 15.9 159 9.3 5 101
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). 1.1i4 1.1 1.05 1.06 0.97 0.97 1.00O 0.95% 1.08% 1.07 1.010 1.01 0.92.9 0.0 1.19 1.26 16-01
17-01. Revenue perpassengerper road(dollars) ........... 0.20 0.a 0.19 s0.20 $0.18 $0.18 60.17 60.15 60.11 60.11 60.17 60.16 o0.15 0.:14 60.11 60.11 17-01
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAImc:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . . . 51.4 52.0 10o.4 100.7 48.4 43.9 96.0 96.o 95.2 85.8 151.3 152.2 257.3 260.4 171.7 162.8 15-02
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). ............. 2.17 2.40 2.19 2.38 2.14 2.30 2.06 2.25 1.75 1.85 1. 1.83 1. 1. 75 1.5 1.90# 16-02
17-02. Revenueperpassengerperroad(dollars). .1.12 a1.25 $2.20 62.39 61.0.4 1.01 61.99 62.15 $1.67 $1.59 (2.74 2.79 (4.44 $4.55 $3.17 .09 17-02
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIc:
1608. Miles per passenger per road. . . . .. 2.8 32.5 47.7 46.9 323 30.6 95.4 93.9 67.2 60.5 68.3 70.6 135.8 136.7 1653 156.2 1-08
16-08. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents) ..............7 1 1.91% 2.o 1.79 1.90 2.062 2.24 1.729 1.81% 1.69 1.72 1.680 1.70 1.84 1.90 16-08
17-08. Revenueperpassengerperroad (dollars) ............. 0.61 0.65 0.91 .96 0.58 .58 1.96 2.10 1.15 1.10 1.15 1.22 2.28 2.32 3.05 2.96 17-08
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. . . . 90.1 88.8 62.4 62.3 76.4 74.9 41.9 35.6 51.1 4.:0 37.3 37.6 55.0 56.0 30.: 29.6 18
19. Revenue passenger-miles per ecar-mile . . . .22.6 22.14 13.9 13.8 .7 6. 9.9 8.5 12.2 1 11.2 1.3 11. 12.2 8.4 19
Repeset, n aerae o th aleag report a th clse f ech onh vthi th palod U.S. 1VEN13T-9IN3NG60,.7 1-.161f


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


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OrFICE 190-0-0245432




A lI ? 'I 9 < UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

3 1262 08854 8457


Subject to revision


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION statement No. M-220 (o-D)
BUREAU OF STATISTICS UNIV. OF FL LIAUGUST 1940

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS 1 STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES wo 4
Compiled from 128 reports of revenue traffic statstics representing 138 steam railways 1
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
SU.S. DEPOSITORY
FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST, 1940 AND 1939 -----


UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM NO.
1940 1939 194o 1939 1940 1939 194o 1939

AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month, freight service. . . .. 231 632 232 163 56 617 56 752 43 991 44 099 131 024 131 312 1
2. Miles of road operated at close of month, passenger service. . . 170 324 171 995 38 158 38 788 37 506 37 797 94 660 95 410 2
3. Number of revenue tons carried. . ... . . 170 405 070 146 078340 85726745 71 139 293 34267458 30871709 50410 867 44067338 8
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thousands). . . ... 33499 937 26 731 490 13 489 384 10 969 326 7 635 002 6 874 668 12375551 10 887 496 4
5. Freight revenue (whole dollars) . . . . $310 064 424 $276310521 $129756 095 $109 555242 $59 738 706 55051425 $120569 623 $111703854 5
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutationpassengers .. . . . . 16896459 17555602 13465269 14017749 1092939 1085595 2338251 2452258 6-01
6-02. All other passengers. . .. . . . 22902372 21971 285 15 984 989 15616373 3322872 3 115655 3594511 3239257 6-02
6-03. Total. . . . . . .. .39798 831 39 526 887 29 450 258 29 634 122 4415 811 4 201 250 5 932 7;62 5691 515 6-08
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile: . . .
7-01. Commutation passengers . . . . 314 183 465 324 804 654 263548174 273074261 11 447 965 11 334969 39 187 326 40395 424 7-01
7-02. All other passengers . . . . 2 166144325 1 957 939 311 1 006 298 940 913 518 459 293 759 353 249704073 866 086 032 794 716779 7-02
7-03. Total. .. .. ... .. . . 2480327 790 2 282743 965 1 269 847 114 1 186 592 720 30b 207 318 261 039 042 905 273 358 835 112203 7-08
8. Passenger revenue (whole dollars):
8-01. Commutation fares.. . . . . $3137808 $3 262 595 $2 636 328 $2 749 185 $125 207 $123 919 $376 273 $389491 8-01
8-02. All other fares. . . . . . 37 783 727 $36 494 929 18 922 308 19261425 4642033 4003 381 14219 386 $13230123 8-02
8-03. Total. . . . . . .. .40921 535 $39757 524 121 558 636 $220106104 767 240 4 127 300 114 595 659 $13 619 614 8-0
9. Passenger service train revenue (whole dollars). . . .. $54 878 206 $53 607 714 $27 479 894 $27 860 921 $6 900 979 6 082 135 $20497 333 $19 664 658 9
10. Passenger traini-miles. . . . . . .. 34 166 238 34 323 655 14379 250 14 408 977 5 360 675 5 316 565 14 426 313 14 598 113 10
11. Passengercar-miles. . . . . . .. 155 668 016 152 928 723 68 784 732 67 537 807 20870 803 20060476 66 012481 65 330440 11
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road. . . . .. 196.6 196.7 157.4 154.2 222.8 222.7 245.5 247.1 12
13. Revenue per ton-mile (cents). . . . . .. 0.9266 0.962W 0.9620 '0.999% 0.782 0.8010 0.97i4 1.026% 13
14. Revenue per ton per road (dollars). . . . .. $1.82 $1.89 $1.51 $1.5 $1.74 $1.78 $2.39 $2.53 14
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . . . .. 18.6 18.5 19.6 19.5 10.5 10.4 16.8 16. 15-01
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). . . . .. 1.000 1.00 1.000 1.01 1.09 1.090.96 0.9 16-01
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars). . . .. $0.19 $0.19 $0.20 $6.20 $0.11 $0.11 $0.16 0.16 17-01
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . . . . 94.6 89.1 63.0 58.5 88.4 80.1 240245. 15
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). . . . .. 1.714 1.860 1.880 2.11% 1.58 1.60 1.60 1.66 16-02
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars). .. . . $1.65 $1.66 $1.18 $1.23 $1.4i0 $1.28 3.96 *4.08 17-02
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. . . . ... 62.3 57.8 43.1 o0.0 69.1 62.1 152.6 146.7 15-08
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). . . . .. 1.650 1.747 1.70% 1.85 1.56 1.58 1.610 1.63 16-03
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars). . . .. $1.03 $1.01 $0.73 $0.74 $1.08 $0.98 $2.46 $2.39 17-08
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. . . . 72.6 66.5 88.3 82.4 56.9 49.1 62.8 57.2 18
19. Revenue passenger-miles per ear-mile. .. .............. 15.9 14.9 18.5 17.6 14.6 13.0 12.7 12.8 19











INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS
REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 138 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST, 1940 AND 1939


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

1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 19o40 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939
AGGREGATES
1. Miloofroad operatedat loseeof month, freightervice.. ....... 7 032 7055 25590 25678 23995 24 019 5 930 5940 38061 38 159 45395 45429 56 098 56 185 29 29 698 1
2. Miloeofroadoperatedatosfmonthpassengerservice. 5426 5618 16 596 6 897 16 136 16273 5 225 5 271 3281 32526 31373 31583 40 879 41 155 408 22 672 2
Numberof.revenuetonscaried.................. 5 112908 4 463 225 36 131 864 30339894 44481973 36336174 14630 579 135551183 19 636 879 17 380 526 25323924 20 876592 15 913255 14 672 816 9173 688 8 517930 8
4. Number ofrevenue tonsacarried one mile (thousands).. . ....640 033I 551 874 5 817 503 4 794 133 7031 848 5 623 319 3 680 296 3 425 874 3 954 706 3 448 794 4 673 559 4 032 850 5 556 849 4 914 780 2145 144
Freight revenues wholedollars). . . . . 97635695 8 916 216 654 137 401 (46 356 977 $65854999 (54 282 049 (23 381 396 9 21 491 523 (36 357 310 (33 589 902 (44 552 724 #39 948 856 54 578 781 (541247560 721 438 118 (20 507 438 5
6. Number of revenue lengse'carried:
6-01. Cmmuton passengers . . . 2 058411 2 233621 3 505 855 3697345 7901003 8086783 3190 4381 109749 1 081214 1 155 819 1151 625 1162962 1281709 1970 18924
6-02. A otherpamengers. .................. 2754 118 2 411 479 2955 089 2666482 10275782 10538412 381151 321468 2941721 2794187 1172289 933448 1835025 1736 289 587197 569520 6-02
6-08. Total. . ................... 812 529 4 645 100 6 460 944 6 363 827 18 176 785 18 625 195 384 341 325 849 4 031 470 3 875 401 2 328 108 2 085 073 2 997 987 3 017 998 606 667 588 444 -08
7. Number of revue d enter carried one mile: . .
7-01. =ComttoeneIgers.. ... ................... 37481718 40767844 67751 242 70 739553 158 315 214 16195668664 69 452 91 122 1i 378 513 11 243 647 19537 955 19 432 527 19461 515 20785 941 187 856 176956 7-1
7-01. Alot A rpl m .. .....|168210088 143817383 350622729 319343463 487 ?466123 450357613 40500039 32184027 253 59314 217520 46 207738577 167214199 55287296 5198055 107060159 96104525 7-2
7-08. Total. . . . . . ... 205 691 806 184 585 227 418 373 971 390 083016 645781 337 611 924 477 40 569 491 32 275 149 264 637 827 228 763 693 227 276 532 186 646 726 570 748 811 552 183 996 107 248 015 96 281 481 7-08
8. Passenger revenue (whole dollars):
84-Of.Commutaonfares. . . ................... 4255 88 0a462538 '701589 6753730 (1509151 61532917 (814 61005 4124393 122914 6200045 (198410 (174058 t188971 1 2170 2110 8-01
2.Al'otherfee. . . . . ..... 3346366 6 3274961 96432412 2 65706610 (191143530 19 279 854 1 741444 665 765 43 90089 63377616 464240 2 898 057 8899673 8616999 18 5473 75067
8-0. Total. . . . . . 3771954 83737499 (7134001 17460340 10652681 610812771 6742258 1626770 (4024982 63500530 93664285 6 096467 9 073 731 68805970 51857643 61717177 8-o
9. Passenger service train revenue (whole dollars).. . . 4732476 84 712 906 9641178 10003 862 13 106 240 $ 13 144 153 1080454 (960 401 (5820525 ($5121734 (5378261 833 998 12 205 929 (12 032 335 2 913 143 (2798325 9
10. Passengertrain-mile... ................ 2031 639 2 008 282 5 511 389 5 501005 6836 222 6 899 690 788 270 771 204 4 572 405 4 545 361 4 380753 4 369433 7 356 946 7 522 010 2688614 2706670 10
11. Pengercar-mles. . . . . . 8792 810 8 394 822 26 258 654 26 116 099 33733 268 33 026 886 3 245 950 3 086 839 17 624 853 16 973 637 17 249 803 16 327 156 38 756 172 39 075 194 10006 506 9 928 090 11
AVERAGES
FimruTr TlAI C:
12. Mle per revenue ton per road. ................. 2 12.6 161.0 15.0 15.1 154.8 252 201.4 199.1 14.6 19.2 49.20 2 22
14. Revenue per ton per road (dollars) . . . .. (..00 $1.50 $1.53 l.$ ...49 1 $1. (51.85 I. 1.91 43 140,2-
COMMtUTATON PANoanB TauAms :
15-01. Mile per passenger per road. 18. 19.5 19.1 20.0 20.0 21.8 20.8 10.4 10.4 16.9 16.9 1 16.2 9.6 9. 101
16-01. Revenue per pasengemlle (centas .4 1.1l3o91o70.950 o.54 1.100 1.0 1.0 1.02% 1.02l 0.8!% 0:13 1. 160 01
17-01. Revenueperpu.smngerperroad (dol1aI77 ). ... ...... .1 6.1 0.15 0.l
AuLL OrTo PAgENGEa TaApsc:
1-0. iles perpasengerpereroad. . . . ... 61.1 59.6 118.7 119.8 4T.4 42.7 106. 100.1 86.1 77.8 177.2 179.1 300.4 306.1 182 16.7 15-02
16-02. Revenue per p mile (prent.). . . 1.99, 2.29% 1.83, 2.10, 1.88a 2.0 1* 1.914 1.5 1*55 1.61r 1.73 1.8 1.6 1.1 1.7 ,1 2
17-02. Revenueeperpassegerperroad(dola). . . . (1.22 61.36 $2.18 62.52 0.89 0:.88 $195 1.95 $1.33 $1.. $2.9 3.10 $4.85 4.9 16 301 17-02
TOTAL PAaNGo Tournc:
1-. Mil per passenger per road. . . . 42.7 39.7 64. 61.3 5.5 29 1056 99.0 65.6 59. 97.6 89. 190.4 3.0 176.8 16.6 15-0
16-08. Revenuelper psseen milse (erra .1.3020 1.71% 1.914%1.65s !.970 1*8303*9*0 1.52w *53 *1.61% 1.66 .590 1.59% 1.7,, 1.76% 16-os
17-03. Revenue proad(dolas)....... . ... ..7 6o.60 1.10 61.17 o0.9 0.58 $1.9 .92 61.00o 6.90 1.49 6$2.92 63*06 62.92 17-05
18. Revenueo,.prtraIn-mile. . ..................101.2 91.9 75.9 70.9 94.8.71o,1.9 57-942
19. Revenue m per r-me.............................. 23.4 22.0 15.9 11.9 19.1 1.5 10.5 15.0 9.7 19


Peag 2











INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 138 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR EIGHT MONTHS ENDED WITH AUGUST, 1940 AND 1939


Statement No. M-220 (oS-D)
Pare 3


UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM NO.
1940 1939 1940 1939 194o 1939 1940 1939


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:
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. .


231
170
1 174 058
237 578
$2 244 620


152 236 111
145 059 255
297 295 366

2 659 086 347
2 959 044 147
5 618 130 494

$26 987 700
(248 411 602
(275 399 302
$385 992 146
263 101 377
1 127 422 835


202.4
0.945%
$1.91

17.5
1.01
$0.18

89.3
1.92%
$1.71

52.5
1.76
$0.93
59.*
13.9


980
201
(1 991


232 364
172 010
994 962
526 009
525 117


153 248 950
145 341 733
298 590 683

671 980 616
411 635 199
083 615 815


$ 27
251
279
$390
262
1 115


145 786
906 961
052 747
759 239
764 900
050 821


606
96
$958


56 645
38 373
670 181
546 739
589 605


120 847 989
99 128 413
219 976 402

2 209 645 600
5 951 636 426
8 161 282 026

$ 22 537 584
(125 960 296
148 497 880
$194 306 792
108 863 659
490 257 423


492
79
$816

121
100
222

2 226
5 699
7 926

$ 22
131
(154
$200
107
485


56 842
38 794
501 313
793 074
459 631

956 867
702 179
659 046

567 761
598 541
166 302

762 164
508 588
270 752
109 753
961 727
180 840


254
57
$459

9
23
33

102
2 235
2 338

$*1
(40
$59
46
191


44 028
37 540
557 031
503 213
421 640

945 317
670 889
616 206

659 770
743 905
403 675

106 842
385 412
492 254
381 281
158 404
658 432


44 152
37 863
208 131 753
46 780 921
*401 368 430

9 753 297
22 345 386
32 098 683

99 666 043
1 919 740 517
2 019 406 560

$1 071 002
(35 735 022
36 806 024
$56 429 379
45 589 061
184 103 135


131
94
312 831
83 528
$826 609


084
956
724
525
628


21 442 805
22 259 953
43 702 758

346 780 977
4 771 663 816
5 118 444 793

$3 343 274
S83 065 894
86 409 168


$132
108
445


304 073
079 314
506 980


I i I i I 1 I I


205.4
0.988%
$2.03

17.4
1.020
0.18

85.4
2.03)
$1.73

50.5
1.850
10.93
57.4
13.5


159.1
0.993%
*1.58

18.3
1.020
$0.19

60.0
2.120
$1.27

37.1
.820
*0.68
75.0
16.6


162.0
1.023
*1.66

18.3
1.02%
$0.19

56.6
2.310
$1.31

35.6
1.95%
$0.69
163


225.9
0.799%
$1.80

10.3
1.08%
*0.11

94.5
1.76
$1.66

69.6
1.730
$1.20
50.7
12.2


224.8
0.8580
$1.93

10.2
1.070
$0.11

85.9
1.86%
$1.60

62.9
1.82%
$1.15
44.3
11.0


267.0
0.990
(2.64

16.2
0o.96%
$0.16

214.4
1.74%
$3.73

117.1
1.690
$1.98
47.4
11.5


____________ J. ___________ ____________ I ____________ L


131 370
95 353
280 361 896
74 952 014
$773 697 056

21 538 786
22 294 168
43 832 954

345 746 812
4 792 296 141
5 138 042 953


$3
S84
87
$134
109
445


312 620
663 351
975 971
220 107
214 112
766 846


267.3
1.032
(2.76

16.1
0.96%
$0.15

215.o0
1.77%
$3.80

117.2
1.71%
$2.01
47.0
11.5


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
13
14

15-01
16-01
17-01

15-02
16-02
17-02

15-03
16-03
17-03
18
19


* Represents an average of the mileage reported at


757
869
936
477
873


. . . .
. . . .
. . . .
. . . .


. . . .
. .. . . .
. .. . . .


. . . .


the close of eaoh month within the period.












INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS
REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128' reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 138 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR EIGHT MONTHS ENDED WITH AUGUST, 1940 AND 1939


Page


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.

19140 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939

AGGREGATES
1. Milesof road operated at close of month, freightserviceP ..........7 030 7 097 25 602 25 686 24 013 24 069 5 930 5 941 38 098 38 211 45 407 45 516 56 117 56 124 29 560 29 730 1
2. Milesof road operated atclose ofmonth,passenger service.......... 5464 5 615 16 773 16 902 16 136 16 277 5 255 5 289 32285 32 574 31 558 31 649 40934 41 020 22464 22 684 2
Number of revenue tonscarried. .. 42 176 86 37743 13 258 196 270 212 107 577 306 297 046 242 650 603 105 339 185 81054 861 149217846 127076892 131 868030 107896 278 111745219 107183667 69218475 6588175 8
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thousands) . . 365602 4794142 42524049 36100566 48657088 38898366 27063882 20534923 30439331 26 245 998 27 218707 23480484 39667640 36 005476 1 64217 1546 05 4
5. Freightrevenue (wholedollars) . . . . $80764404 $75029 980 410609 458 $355 779 931 467 215 743 385 649 720 169 758 288 133 563 010189 663 352267 805 420 264 226 375 236026 112 (391 963 938 #372 513 527 170419 315 165 157 417
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers. . . 21 532 052 220525 0 33 806 119 34 500 657 65 509 818 65 403 620 49003 59 844 9 896 314 9 693 453 10 436 597 10034116 10 852 792 11 335 093 153416 19 7T 01
6-02. Allother passengers. . . . . 18 785 970 17 686 68 19743 291 19000 938 60599 152 64014 573 2 821 167 2365 478 .0 849 722 19 979908 6 963445 6846254 11 404 581 11547570 3891927 3900344 6-02
6-08. Total. . . . . . .. 40318022 39739 258 53549410 53 501 595 126108970 129 418 133 2 870 170 2425 322 30746036 29 673 361 17400042 16880 370 22257 373 22882663 4045343 4069921 6-08
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpassengers . . . ... 378294 113 386 610 358 626 847 521 637 807 2801 204 503 9661 202 150 123 834 947 995464 101824823 98 670579 172150743 163865 052 173202137 180416794 1428 097 1464966 7-01
7-02. Allotherpassengers . . . . 992944285 937612876036522183196391833829221699582798067327 276880570 228 361 7781958 863 3351691378739 1 083 900148 1067143 621 3 013444974 3 086 637 049 674 318694 638515471 7-02
7-08. Total. . . . . . 13712383981 324 223 234 663 369 7042 601725 6184126 673 9244 000 217 450 277715 517 229357 2422060688158179004931812560508911231008 67 31866471113 267 05843 675 746 791 639 980437 7-08
8. Passenger revenue (whole dollars):
8-0. Commutation fares. . . . . 2..97.6593 4387716 6576775 25774208 1 663 150 1 600 240 $8447 69592 6 098 395 061410 61 737 347 $1662092 $11588984 6 1632134 616943 616 394 8-01
8-0Allother fares . . . . 273 546 2 299925 43373 00 45 822 453 313 745 5 386 210 5 608492 5 030 192 33776 920 30 704830 9 20989 19 411155 51417445 53247140 1232740 1005 056 8-0
8. Tota . . . . . 25571 205 26687 41 49949 780 5259 66 2976895 4986 450 5616939 5 039784 34 875 315 31 766240 21058 336 21 073 247 53006429 54879274 12 344403 12023 450 8-08
9. Passenger service trainrevenue (whole dollars) . . .... 32930970 34056736 69568181, 72 512 832 9107641 3540185 68405183 7784 855 ( 50 976 098 48 644524 (33968086 33 886 361 (77440616 ( 79796266 280 895 171 620 537 480 9
10. Passenger train-miles. . . . . . 14 961 545 14 838 371 41 491 561 41002 962 52 410 553 52120 394 6 441 356 6 309 899 39 71704 39279 162 31 969 811 32155 73C 54 910 139 55 962 17t 21 199 364 21096 175 10
11. Passengercar-miles. . . . . ... 60 280 286 59 251 703 187 894 312 186 035 013 242 082 825 239 894 124 27 252 019 26 172 438 164 4U6413 157 930 697 109 097 018 108 857 88 260 389 591 262 040 338 76 020 371 74 868 620 11
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAuIC:
12. Mies per revenue ton per road. ......... .....127.2 1270 164 170.2 158. 160 26 25. 24.0 6.5 206.4 217.650 5 240.4 36.9 12
14. Revenue per ton per road (dollars). . . . "...19 9 1 5 1.9 2, .00 #2.19 .51 3 8 (2. 2 4
CoMMUTATION PAnNoan TRnac:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. ................ .. 17.6 17 I. 18.5 18.4 18.4 17.0 16.6 10.3 10.2 16. 16; 16.0 15.9. .6 -
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents. ........... 1............... 1,1 1. 1. 0.0 00 %10[ 0**. ..01 6 1.01 1-01
17-01. Revenueperpassengerper road(do ars). . . . o o 0: (20 00.1 (0:20 0.17 0.11 t.11 .17 0.17 0 5 0. 0.1 1701
ALL OTHEa PABNGEB TRAJIc:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. ...............52 53.0 103.2 103. 4. 48.2 4.7 98.1 96.5 94.0 84.7 155.7 155.9 264.2 267.3 173 -02
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). . . . 2. 2.3 1 2. 2.10 2.2 2.03 2.20 1.2 1.82 1.78 1.82 1.71 1. 1. 1.8 16-2
17-02. evenueperpassengerperr (dollars). .. 1.12.20 1.01 0.9 1.9 2.13 1.2 1.54 2.77 2.4 4.51 4.1 .17 3.0 17-02
ToTAL PASSENGE TRAFrC:
15-08. Miles per passenger per road. . . . . 340 33.3 49.7 48.6 3 7 .9 96.8 94.6 67.0 60.3 72.2 72.9 14 2 1428 167.0 157.2 1-08
16-08. Revenue per passenger-milcen). .. 2.0% 1.8 2.0(2% 2*.02 72 26.20 1.69% 1.77 1.68.7 1.66 1. 1.88 16-08
17-08. Revenueperpasen per (dolar). .: . . .0.63 0.67 0.93 0.9 1.96 12.08 1$.1 61. (1.21 1.25 2.38 12. 408 62.95 1-
p07 61.21.61.212.312t.5i-; 1. 6.. 5.. 1
18. Revenue passengermi per train-mile... ............ 91 .2 4.2 .5 8.7 76. 43.1 36.3 51.9 45.6 39.3 38.3 58.0 58.4 1.9 30.3 8
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile. .............. 3 14.2 14.0 17.0 16. 10.2 12.5 11.3 1. 11.3 12.2 12.5 8.9 8. 9


U.S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1940-0-245432


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






Subject to revision


Subject to revision


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

3 1262 08854 8440

INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION Statement No. M-220 (os-D)
BUREAU OF STATISTICS UN.o rL u SEPTEMBER 1940
REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES -
Compiled from 127 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 137 steam railways I
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED) | i

FOR THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER, 1940 AND 1939


ITEM UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
NO.
194o 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 194o 1939

AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month, freight service. . . .. 231 573 232 199 56 620 56 778 43 991 44 093 130 962 131 328 1
2. Miles of road operated at close of month, passengerservice. . . .. 170 027 171 710 38 043 38 713 37 502 37 789 94 482 95 208 2
8. Number of revenue tons carried. . . . . 171 023 479 164 286 303 85 410 047 81 202 300 34 102 504 34 392 941 51 510 928 48 691 062 3
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thousands). . . 34 193 097 33 360 147 13 491 485 13 105 457 7 587 424 7 804 232 13 114 188 12 450 458 4
5. Freight revenue (whole dollars). . . . . .. $315 569 449 $313 894 232 $130 599 767 $126 757 474 $59 773 360 $61 815 918 $125 196 322 $125 320 840 5
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers. . . . . .. 19 104 459 18 771 432 15 059476 14920806 1222551 1194109 2822432 2656517 6-01
6-02. All other passengers. . . . . 20950 878 20 950 427 15 121 245 15 046 630 2 970 254 3 007 481 2 859 379 2 896 316 6-02
6-08. Total. . . . . . .. 40055 337 39 721 859 30 180 721 29 967 436 4 192 805 4 201 590 5 681 811 5 552 833 6-03
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile: . . .
7-01. Commutation passengers. . . . . .. 340 408 034 330 178 300 280 722 374 275 359 032 12 611 074 12 366 893 47 074 586 42 452 375 7-01
7-02. All other passengers. . . . . 1 803726 613 1 766 664 962 889 963 586 861 188 575 253088 924 225 664002 660674 103 679 812 385 7-02
7-08. Total. . . . . . . 2 144 134 647 2 096 843 262 1 170 685 960 1 136 547 607 265 699 998 238 030 895 707 748 689 722 264 760 7-03
8. Passenger revenue (whole dollars):
8-01. Commutationfares. . . . . .. 3 414 139 $3 356 443 $2 832 537 ($ 814 551 $136 002 $131 428 $445 600 410 464 8-01
8-02. All other fares. . . . . . ... 2 608 604 #3 729 448 #17 145 223 (18 394 403 4 233 938 3 813 516 *11 229 443 (11521529 8-02
8-03. Total. . . . . . .. 36022743 (37085891 119 977 760 21 208954 4369 940 3 944 944 11675043 I11931993 8-03
9. Passenger service train revenue (whole dollars). . . .. $51 171 887 $52 078 489 $26 441 812 $27 733 529 $6 869 812 $6 315 838 $17 860 263 $18 029 122 9
10. Passenger train-miles. . . . . . 31 917 508 32 435 224 13 473 067 13 706 778 5158 068 5 141 375 13 286 373 13 587 071 10
11. Passenger cr-miles. . . . . . .. 142 816 425 144 876 903 64 377 002 65 527 580 20 199 091 19 784 861 58 240 332 59 564 462 11
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road. . . . .. 199.9 203.1 158.0 161.4 222.5 226.9 254.6 255.7 12
13. Revenue per ton-mile (cents). . . . . .. 0.9235 0.9o41 0.9680 0.967% 0.788( 0.7920 0.9557 1.o07o 13
14. Revenue per ton per road (dollars). . . . .. $1.85 $1.91 $1.53 $1.56 $1.75 $1.80 $2.43 $2.57 14
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . . . .. 17.8 17.6 18.6 18.5 10.3 10.4 16.7 16.0 Ib-01
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). . . . .. 1.000 1.02% 1.01% 1.02% 1.080 1.06% 0.95 0.97 16-01
17-01. Revenueperpassengerperroad (dollars). . . .. $0.18 00.18 00.19 $0.19 (0.11 0.11 (0.16 0.15 17-01
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . . . . 86.1 84.3 58.9 57.2 85.2 75.0 231.1 234.7 15-02
16-02. Revenue per passehger-mile (cents). . . .. . 1.81% 1.91% 1.93 2.14 1.67. 1.690 1.70% 1.69 16-02
17-02. Revenueper passenger per road (dollars). . . .. $1.56 $1.61 $1.13 $1.22 $1.43 $1.27 $3.93 $3.98 17-02
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-08. Miles per passenger per road. . . . .. 53.5 52.8 38.8 37.9 63*4 56.7 124.6 130.1 15-08
16-03. Revenue per passenge-mile (cents) ..... . . 1.68% 1.770 1.71 1.87% 1.64% 1.660 1.650 1.65% 16-08
17-03. Revenueperpasseng r road (dollars) . . . .0.90 *0.93 (0.66 *0.71 $1.04 *0.94 $2.05 $2.15 17-03
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. . . . .. 67.2 64.6 86.9 82.9 51.5 46.3 53.3 53.2 18
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile. . . . .. 15.0 14.5 18.2 17.3 13.2 12.0 12.2 12.1 19














INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 127 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 137 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR NINE MONTHS ENDED WITH SEPTEMBERl 1940 AND 1939


ITEM


AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at cle of month, freight service.. ..........
2. Mile of road operated at close of month, passenger service. .........
8. Number of revenue tons carried. . . . . .
4. Number of revenue to carried one mile (thousands) ..... ..
5. Freight revenue (whole dollars). . .. .
6. Number of revenue carried:
6-01. Commutation pmenM ...... ..................
6-02. All other passugers. ...... .................
6-08. Total. . . ........................
7. Number of revenue pager carried one mile:
7-01. Commutaionp eer .................
7-02. All other passengers. . .............. .
7-08. Total. ....... ......................
8. Passenger remue (whole dollars):
8-01. Commutation fare. .. ........ . . ...
8-02. All other fares. . . . . . .
8-08. Total. . . . . . .
9. Pasengerservice train revenue (whole dollars). ...........
10. Passenger train-miles. . . . ........
11. Passenger car-miles . . . . . .
AVERAGES
FREGIGT TeAPHC:
12. Mi pe r reveneper road. . . . ..
18 Revenue per . . . . .
14. Revenue per toper rd (dollars). . . . .
CoMMmIaTAION PAnutm TBajnc:
16-01. Milee per paeenger per reed. . . . .
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). . . . .
17-01. evenueperpassengerperroad (dollars). . . .
ALL OTHER PASSENGoE Talic:
15-02. Miles per passenger per reed. . . . .
16-02. Revenue per passener-mile events) . ............
17-02. Revenueperpasmngaerper road (dollars) . . .
TOTAL PAseNaS TsAIIC:
15-08. Mil per passenger per road. . . . .
16-08. Revenue per pames er-mile (cents) . . . .
17-0. evenueper eer prroad (dollar). . . .
18. Revenue passeng per train-mile. . . .
19. Revenue passengermiles per car-mile. . . . .


EASTERN DISTRICT


SOUTHERN DISTRICT


WESTERN DISTRICT


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


7 030
5 458
47 268 344
6 014 221
$90 710 869

24 197 889
21 530 623
45 728 512

426 684 158
1 147 754 787
1 574 438 945

$4 831 764
624 371 611
$29 203 37S
$37 592 550
16 847 182
68 642 591


127.2
1.5086
$1.92

17.6
1.13%
$0.20

53.3
2.12


34.4
$o.6r
93.5
22.9


1940


1939


I* -I- -I* *I* I *I


7 084
5 613
43014 883
5 456 574
$85 332 171

24 791 634
20 095 833
44 887 467

435 322 679
L 080 249 406
5 515 572 085

,4 931 421
:25 559 423
30 490 844
$38 908 587
16 737 733
67 385 561


25 603
16 745
294 251 922
48 369 133
$465 843 017

38 225 517
22 340 180
60 565 697

710 147 118
1 353 094 481
1043 241 599

$7 435 096
148 741 788
556 176 884
$78 556 902
46 706 36`7
212 632 831.


25 686
16 902
247 189 391
41 925 212
$410 640 600

38 827 097
21 446 139
60 273 236

718 231 514
2 257 372 409
2 975 603 923

$7 632 450
$51 804 535
$59 436 985
(82 147 396
46 254 316
211 393 575


24 011
16 13;
350 559 962
55 654 67C
$532 635 486

73 484 059
70 378 85!
143 862 914

1 353 536 9E8
3 360 750744
4 714 287 442

$13 103 261
69 992 12C
83095 381
$104 599 152
58 783 1517
273 359 003


24 067
16 269
283 499 33c9
45 516 745
$447 244 334

73 258 942
74 206 837
147 465 779

1 348 372 600
5 223 165 301
4 571 537 901

13 012 844
72 539 033
85 551 877
$106 787 301
58 676 456
271 929 284


5 930
5 259
119 519 243
30 623 586
$192 111 533

55 402
3 162 661
3 218 063

946 778
313 179 129
314 125 907

$9 610
:6 341 067
6 350 677
$9 510 854
7 212 430
30 548 400


5 940
5 286
95 736 461
24 313 419
1157 493 861

69 332
2 660 792
2730 124

1 133 257
258 036 745
259 170 002

610 910
(5 664 754
5 675 664
$8 783 085
7 059 621
29 279 390


38 094
32 284
169 140 292
34 467 051
$327 083 467

11 112 466
23 481 482
34 593 948

114 324 06(
2 175 653 700
2 289 977 766

1 233 23!
37 278 283
138 511 51S
$56 739 23S
44 104 042
181 416 099


38 20!
32 56f
146 788 233
30 271 733
3$05 690 43'7

10 878 074
22 692 07!
33 570 149

110 899 675
I 887 567 774
1 998 267 453

6L 191 52C
(33 883 78,
(35 075 304
$53 962 135
43 670 81!
174 608 60(


45 402
31 534
157 315 417
31 999 147
$310 251 006

11 b15 716
7 764 389
19 580 105

196 070 069
1 225 710 303
1 421 780 372

$1 970 025
$21 779 129
$23749 154
$38 392 044
35 839 407
123 262 673


45 50'1
31 63!
130 482 334
27 729 413
$279 324 80C

11 273 52!
7 689 751
18 963 284

184 355 878
L215 018 45!a
1399 374 333

$1 870 373
$21 986 421
$23 856 79S
$538 340 018
36 146 78C
123 516 476


56 123
40 921
127 937 448
45 689 24C
$448 758 407

12 312 794
12 911 382
25 224 176

196 401 255
3 445772 202
3 642 173 457

$1 805 608
(58 592 131
60 397 739
$88 164 772
61 762 318
295 023 274


1939


56 133
41 020
123702 894
41 961 080
$430 992 120

12 733 289
13 064 049
25 797 338

202 205 372
3 531 277 952
5 733 483 324

$1 832 167
$60 632 309
$62 464 476
$90 702 855
62 941 430
297 370 475


I- I- .1- -I- *I- 4 -I- I I I I


126.9
1.564<
$1.98

17.6
1.130
60.20

53.86
2.370
$1.27

33.8
2.010
$0.68
90.5
22.5


164.4
0.963%
$1.58

18.6
1.05F
60.19

104.4
2.09*
$2.198

50.2
1.850
$0.93
1 .3


169.6
0.9790
$1.66



60.20

105.3
2. 29
$2.42

49.4
2.000
$0.99
64.3
14.1


158.8
0.957*
$1.52

19.4
0.97*
60.18

47.6
2.080
60.99

32.8
1.760
$0.58
so0.2
17.2


160.6
0.993%
$1.58

18.4
$0.18

43.14
2.25%
00.98

31.o
1.870
$0.58
7 .9


256.2
0.6270
$1.61

17.1
1.02o
$0.17

99.0
2.020
$2.00

97.6
2.020

10.3


254.0
0.6484
61.65

16.3
0.96%
60.16

97.0
2.200
$2.13

94.9
2.190
$2.08
36.7
8.9


203.8
0.9490
$1.93

10.3
1.os0
$0.11

92.7
1.71*
$1.59

66.2
1.680
$1.11
51.9
12.6


206.2
1.0100
$2.08

10.2
1.070
$0.11

83.2
1.804
$1.49


$1.o:04
45-.
11.4


203.4
0.970*
$1.97

16.6
1.C00
$0.17

157.9
1.76%
$2.81

72.6
1.670
$1.21
39.7
11.5


212.5



16.4
1.01%
0o.17

158.0
1.81%
$2.86

73.8
1.70%
$1.26
38.7
11.3


357.1
0.98;2$
$3.51

16.0
0.920
0o.15

266.9
1.70%
$4.54

144.4
1.660
$2.39
59.0
12.3


339.2
1.0270
$3.48

15.9
0.91%
$0.14

270.3
1.720
$4:64

144.7
1. 67
62.42


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE 194-0-245432
* Represents an average of the mileage reported at the close of each aonth within the period.


29 549
22 437
79 089 787
18 954 327
$192 796 537

172 208
4 408 080
4 580 288

1 614 065
760 624 788
762 239 653

$19 173
$13 918 145
13 937 318
$25 607 521
23 763 962
85 461 365


1939


29 726
22 683
74 867 730
17711 982
1188 700 976

188 489
4 436 676
4 625 165

1 637 937
725 812 119
727 450 056

$20 544
$13 566 144
$13 586 688
$23 206 356
23712 973
84 444 357


236.6
1.o65%
$2.52

8.7


163.6
$310

157.3
1. 84
$2.9
30.7
9:*61


ITEM
NO.


1
2
8
4
5

6-01
6-02
6-08

7-01
7-02
7-08

8-)1
8-02
8-08
9
10
11


12
18
14

15-01
16-01
17-01

16-02
16-02
17-02

15-08
16-08
17-08
18
19


239.7
1.o17
$2.4.

9.4"
1.190
$0.11

172.6
1.83
$3.16

166. 4
1.83l<
$3.04
32.1
8.9









Subject to revision


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

3 1262 08854 8432

INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION Statement No. M-220 (os-D)
BUREAU OF STATISTICS UNIV. OF FL L. OCTOBER 1940

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES "
Compiled from 127 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 137 steam railways I/ 1 A j
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED) U.S.DEPOt "
FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER, 1940 AND 1939
FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER, 1940 AND 1939


UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM I___________TEM
1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939

AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month, freight service. . . 2 31 494 232 184 56 613 56 7 7 6 43 927 44 080 130 954 131 326 1
2. Miles of road operated at close of month, passenger service. . . .. 169 80 8 171 707 38 018 38 720 37 445 37 787 9 4 345 95 200 2
3. Number of revenue tons carried . . . . ... 184 735 129 190 498940 90576 535 96 048 260 36611 388 38 675 402 57 547 206 55775278 3
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thousands). . . 36 024 928 37 289 620 13 999 862 15 009 016 7 842 835 8 659 455 14 182 231 13 621 149 4
5. Freight revenue (whole dollars). . . . . .. $347 548 463 354 490 193 $143 361 336 $148 667 060 $64 780 745 $69 876969 $139 406 382 $ 135 946 164 5
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
-01. Commutation passengers. . . . . 19408 918 20674 182 15 350 343 16 309 819 1 295 884 1 351442 2762691 3012 921 6-01
6-02. All other passengers. . . . . 20 495 728 19 810 532 14 818 537 14 221 617 2 968 564 2 769 686 2 708 627 2 819 229 6-02
6-03. Total. . . . . . . 39 904 646 40 484 714 30 168 880 30 531 436 4 264 448 4 121 128 5 471 318 5 832 150 6-03
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile: . . .
7-01. Commutation passengers . . . . .. 333 990 151 356 860 676 276 489 883 294 051 192 13 229 642 13 889 637 44 270 626 48 919 849. 7-01
7-02. All other passengers. . .... . 1 588 107 354 1 509 120 665 '808 125 496 748 245 058 230 132 704 195 491 592 549 849 154 565 384 015 7-02
7-03. Total. . . . . . 1 922 097 505 1 865 981 343 1 084 615 379 1 042 296 250 243 362 346 209 381 229 594 119 780, 614 303 864 7-03
8. Passenger revenue (whole dollars) :
8-01. Commutation fares. . . . . .. $3 390 556 $3 619 824 $2 822 882 3 009 275 $141 816 $148 045 $425 858 $462504 8-01
8-02. All other fares... . . . . . $30 035 431 $29711426 16 271 282 $16 310 366 $4 047 657 3 471778 $9716492 $9929262 8-02
8-03. Total. . . . . . .. $33 425 987 $33 331 250 19 094 164 $19 319661 $4 189 473 3 619823 $10142350 $10391766 8-03
9. Passenger service train revenue (whole dollars). . . .... $ 49 355 979 $48 89014 5 $25 875 450 $ 26 011 14 8 $6 924 558 $6 105 797 $16 555 971 $16 773 200 9
10. Passenger train-miles. . . ... . . .. 32 714 860 32 647 434 13 709 808 13 648 137 5 395 716 5 296 722 13 609 336 13702 575 10
11. Passengercar-miles. . . . . . 139 517 502 138 434 708 63 055 385 62 436 939 20788 870 19651 116 55673 247 56 346 653 11
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road. . . . .. 195.0 195.7 154.6 156.3 214.2 223.9 246.4 244.2 12
13. Revenue per ton-mile (cents). . . . . .. 0.965 0.951 1.024 0.9910 0.8260 0.807% 0.9830 0.998% 13
14. Revenue per ton per road (dollars). . . . $1.88 $1.86 1.58 $1.55 $1.77 $1.81 $2.42 $2.44 14
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . . . . 17.2 17.3 18.0 18.0 10.2 10.3 16.0 16.2 15-01
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). . . .... 1.020 1.01 1.02% 1.02% 1.070 1.07o 0.960 0.95% 16-01
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars). . . .. $0.17 $0.18 $0.18 $0.18 $0.11 $0.11 $0.15 *0.15 17-01
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles perpassenger per road .. .. . . . 77.5 76.2 54.5 52.6 77.5 70.6 203.0 200.5 15-02
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). . . ... .1.890 1.97 2.010 2.18$ 1.76% 1.748 1.770 1.76% 16-02
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars). . . .. $1.47 $1.50 $1.10 $1.15 $1.36 $1.25 $3.59 $3.52 17-02
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-0. Miles per passenger per road. . . . . 48.2 46.1 36.0 34.1 57.1 50.8 108.6 105.3 15-03
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). . . .... 1.74 1.79% 1.76% 1.85% 1.720 1.73% 1.71% 1.69% 16-03
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars). . . .. $0.84 $0.82 $0. 63 $063 $0.98 0.88 $1.85 $1.78 17-03
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. . . . 58.8 57.2 79.1 76.4 45.1 39.5 43.7 44. 8 18
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile. . . . .. 13.8 13.5 17.2 16.7 11.7 10.7 10.7 10.9 19
9/ This statement excludes passenger traffic statistics for Oklahoma City-Ada-Atoka Railway Company which discontinued passenger service September 10, 1940.











,Page2 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 127 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 137 steam railways 1_/
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER, 1940 AND 1939

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

1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 194o 1939 194o 1939

AGGREGATES
1. Milesofroadoperatedatloseofmonth.freightservie. . ... 7 026 7 062 25 590 25 673 23 997 24 043 5 944 5 934 37 983 38 146 45 374 45 431 56 090 56 197 29490 29 698
2. Milesof roadoperated at ele of month, puseger serce. ........ 5 389 5 601 16 525 16 896 16 104 16 223 5 239 5 261 32206 32526 31 425 31739 40731 40921 22189 22540
8. Numberofrevenuetonsarried. 5968 299 6 2000353 37449111 40 868 175 47 159 125 48 980 052 1 938 27 16 371105 22672561 22 304 297 26689675 25025236 19603068 19 819 531 1125446 109 5
4. Number of revenuene tons carried one mile (thounds): ...........749370 776885 6075429 6521920 71750863 7710211 42 54 4 71273 4419681 4488182 4851521 4572128 6742830 6497712 2 87 8 2309
5. Freghtrevenue(wholedollars) ........ . . .. $11622938 $11712 619 $60880729 63494564 $70 857 669 $73459877 $21 745 576 $25 838 172 43035169 $44 038 8797 47019 157 $44 492 005 $66 229 810 $65 144 189 $26 157 415 26309970 5
6. Number of revenuepassmengen carried:
6-01. Commutaonpassengers. . . . ... 2841757 2986855, 4234955 4745258 8273631 8577706 7873 10352 1288011 1341090 1338704 1 379249 40366 1 06135 52035 2680 6-01
6-02. AU otherpa .::enge : : : : : : : : : .................. : : : 2528442 2273635 2688280 2355644 9601815 9592338 319015 276918 2649549 2492 768 746370 738541 1424766 1521008 557848 579841 6-0
6-03. Total. . ......................... 5 370199 5260490 69232 35 7 100902 17875446 18170044 326888 287 270 3 937560 3833858 2085074 2117 790 2828396 3134519 557848 579841 6-08
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile: .........
7-01. Comm tationpasener................. 50376618 52790277 77753281 87 080532 148359984 154180383 137840 155 613 13 091802 13733824 21 720 120 22768 258 22353 381 25 977 074 97 125 457
7-02.Allotherpaessengers- .................... 135935118 122748393 267382150 247221413 404808228 378275252 31975026 25705444 198157678 169786148 110475595 113505761 351650833 367333217 87722726 84545037 7-02
7-08. Total.. ....................... 186 311 736 175.538 670 345 135 431 334 301 945 553 168 212 532 455 635 32112866 25 861 257 211 249 480 183 519972 132 195 715 136 274 019 374 004 214 393 310 291 87919685 4719554 7-08
8. P Conuolares..: . . . . ..$563247 $589 326 $813 379 $919 042 61446256 61500907 $1452 $1 514 $.140 364 $146 531 221 318 22268 930 6202178 6231 43 1 2 6 2 1 528 5 1
8-02. A]lother fares . . . . ... 707 020 2 752 503 5 329 833 5 326 121 8 234 429 8231 762 1658 189 580 458 3 389 468 2891 320 2 5 91 2 31 698 6 288 430 545 382 1600029 1 50 686 80
8-0. Tota . . . . . ... 270 267 33341829 6 143212 36245165 9680685 39732669 3659641 3581972 529832 3037651 62253891 2 315 698 66288430 654582 600029 5068 8-08
9. Passengerservice train revenue (whole dollars). . . $4 317248 ($4391650 $9038205 ($9146455 (12 519 997 $12 473 043 $1056589 $962 761 $5867 969 (5143036 (4011729 64 067 770 $9 730 6 $9 94055 $2 8137066 2 7258 235
10. Psgerstraln-miles. ....... ..................... 1870387 1849801 5323918 5189053 6515503 6609283 808833 776780 4586883 4 519 942, 3955801 3951100 6966469 7030652 2687066 2720823 10
11. Pssengerear-mile. . ...................... 7594560 7309 583 24 609127 24U004603 30 851 698 31122753 3 345119 3124352 17443 751 16526764 13082915 13373837? 32651413 33 106 024 9938919 9866792 11
AVERAGES
F9o2r T1AFr c: 15263*11. 18 1,4.0 127.8 229. 23.4 12
12. Miles per revenue ton per road. ... .5. 9.4 1 *9 1719,201.21192.7 '7179
18. Revenue per ton-mile (cents).... ...................... .1.5510 1.500 1.0020 0.974A 0.98w 0.953C 0.h0.619n 0.974e 0.9 e eo.96110.97302e00301.01
14. Revenue per ton per road (dollars).. . ................ 1.95 1.89 1.6 3 1.55 1.50 1.50 1. 1.5 1.90 1.97 1.7 1.7 2.2 14
COMMUTATION PANGi TRA-APC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road... ...................17.7 17.7 18. 18.4 17.9s0 17.5 151 10.2 10.2 .2 16 159 16.1 9.
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents).............. 1.12% 1.12% 1.05% 1.060 0.937% 0.970 100 0-.97 1.070 1.07%_ 102_ 160% 001.212 16-01
17-01. Revenueperpa e psngerper roadr(dolalrs)... .. t l fo ............. 0.20 (60.20 A0.19 $0.19 7l0.17 $0.17 500.18 60.11 60.11 60.17 0.17 0
ALL OTHza PaNGER TRAPJC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. .................................... 3. 5,.0 199510,2 2. .4, 100.29 2.8 74.7 68.170 1.4
16-02. Revenue per r-mile (cents).................2...............62.2 62.261.1.012 17.1170 .1.. 14.F;24 .17"1-02.
17-0 Revenue per passenger per road (dollars) ................................1.071.98.0.6 2 02.10 $1.28 1116$2.72 2.8$

1". Mi e per passenger per road;......... ............... .314.33.4 149.947.109 29.3 98.2 90.0 o3.63 1. 3 132.2 1 11.7 1.1
16-08 Revenue per p g-me (n.................10% 1 % 1.7% 7 1. 2.0% 2.25% 7%1.6601. 701.7%1.601 7. 1 1% 16-
13. Revenue passe ger-mie ents) ...............1 .

19. Revenue p -sssme -miles per car-mile................4 114.0 13.919 1719 17.1 91
T/ This statement excludes passenger traffic statlstios for Oklahoma City-Ada-Atoka Railway Company which discontinued passenger service September 10, 1940.










INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

BUREAU OF STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 127 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 137 steam railways I/
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


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


FOR TEN MONTHS ENDED WITH OCTOBER, 1940 AND 1939


UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 19NO.
194o 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 194o 1939


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:
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:
15-03. 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. .


231 718
170 539


529 820 644
307 798 315
907 738 783


190
186
377


784 969
468996
253 965


232 328
171 824
1 335 780 205
272 176 775
$2 659 909 542

192 694 444
186 094 655
378 789 099


3 333 715 158 3 359 018 754
16 350 532 615 15 687 245 657
19 684 247 773 19 046 264 411


$33
311
344
$486
327
1 409


798 328
047 236
845 564
506 733
676 088
834 799


201.2
0.9?45
$1.90

17.5
$0.18


87.7
1..90o
$1.67

52.2
1.75%
$0.91
60.1
14.0


$ 34
I315
349
$491
327
1 398


122 042
344 433
466 475
711 515
778 288
327 461


56 639
38 305
782 659 763
124 040 708
$1 232 550 706

151 257 808
129 068 194
280 326 002

2 766 857 857
7 649 725 481
10 416 583 338


$28
$159
187
$246
136
617


193 003
376 599
569 602
624 053
046 514
689 809


56 828
38 770
669 751 873
107 907 546
$1 091 884 165

153 187 372
129 967 590
283 154 962

2 795 977 145
7 308 994 827
10 104 971 972

$28 5B5 979
t166 212 703
194 798 682


$253
135
613


853 263
309 616
141 510


325
72
$583


44
37
270
933
975


014
526

923
472
745


12 463 752
29 612 707
42 076 459

128 500486
2 718 965 533
2 847 466 019

$1 384 661
$47 667 007'
49 051 668
$73 175 651
56 712429
232 753 370


281
63
$533

12
28
40


44 139
37 848
200 096
244 607
061 317

298 848
122 553
421 401


125 922 573
2 340 896 111
2 466 818 684

$ 1 350 475
43 020 316
144 370 791
$68 851 013
56 027 158
223 539 112


131 065
94 708
421 889 958
110 824 135
$1 091 212 332

27 063 409
27 788 095
54 851 504

438 356 815
5 981 841 601
6 420 198 416

$4 220 664
104 003-630
108 224 294
$166 707 029
134 917 145
559 391 620


I *I I


203.8
0.977V
$1.99

17.4
1.02o
$0.18


84.3
2.010
$1.69

50.3
1.83%
$0.92
58.1
13.6


158.5
0.994
$1.57

18.3
1.02%
$0.19


59.3
2.08o
$1.23

37.2
1.80
$0.67
76.6
16.9


161.3
1.0120
$1.63

18.3
1.02%
$0.19


56.2
2.270
$1.28

15.7
.93)
$0o.69
74.7
16.5


224.2
0.01so
$1.80

10.3
1.080
$0.11


91.8
1.75%
$1.61

67.7
1.720
$1.17
50.2
12.2


224.9
0.843%
$1.9o

10.2
1.07%
$0.11


83.2
1.84
$1.53

61.0
1.80&
$1.10
44.0
11.0


262.7
0.9850
$2.59

16.2
0.960
$0.16

215.3
1.74
$3.74

117.0
1.690
$1.97
47.6
11.5


J ____________________________________________


131 361
95 206


384
101
$1 034


828 236
024 622
964 060


27 208 224
28 004 512
55 212 736


437
6 037
6 474

$4
106
110


119 036
354 719
473 755

185 588
111 414
297 002


$169 007 239
136 441 514
561 646 839


262.5
1.02o4
$2.69

16.1
0.960
$0.15

215.6
1.760
$3.79

117.3
1.70%
$2.00
47.5
11.5


* Represents an average of the mileage reported, at the close of each month within the period.
I/ This statement excludes passenger traffic statistics for Oklahoma City-Ada-Atoka Railway Company which discontinued


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
13
14

15-01
16-01
17-01

15-02
16-02
17-02

15-03
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 i27 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 137 steam railways 1/
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR TEN MONTHS ENDED WITH OCTOBER, 1940 AND 1939


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.

1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 19i40 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939

AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month, freight service.* . . 7030 7081 25 599 25 682 24 010 24 065 5932 5940 38 082 38 199 45400 45498 56119 56139 29546 89 724 1
.2. Milesof road operated at close of month, passenger service* . . 5 451 5 611 16 724 16 894 16 130 16 265 5250 5284 32 276 32 564 3;L 523 31 646 40902 41010 22 283 22 550 2
8. Number of revenuetons carried. . . . 53 236 643 49 214 916 331 704 033 286 057 566 397 719 087 332 479 391 133 458 070 112 107 566 191 812 853 169092 530 184 005 092 155 507 570 147 540 516 143 522 425 90 344 350 85 798 241 8
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thousands). . . 6 763 613 6 233 459 54 444 562 48 447 132 62 632 533 53.226 955 34 046 740 28484692 38 886 732 34 759 915 36850668 32 302 539 52432070 48 458 79 21 541 397 20 63 29 4
5. Freightrevenue (whole dollars). . . . .. (102333 806 97 044 790 526 723 745 474 135 164 603 493 155 $520 704 211 $213 657 109 $183 332 033 370 118 636 $349 729 284 $557 270 163 323 816 805 14988217 496136309 18 953 952 15 010 946
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers. . . .. . 27 039646 27778489 42460472 43572235 81757690 81836648 63275 79684 12400477 12219164 13154420 12652774 13716424 14 346800 192565 208650 6-01
6-02. All other passengers . . . 24 059 065 22 369 468 25028460 23798947 79980669 83 799 175 3461676 2937710 26131031 25184 843 8510759 8428 300 14336148 14585057 4941188 4991155 02
6-08. Total . . . . . . 51098711 50147957 67488932 67371182 161738359 165635823 3544951 3017394 38531508 37404'0'7 21665179 21081074 28052572 28931857 5133753 5199805 6-03
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile: . . .
7-01. Commutation paengers. . . . . 477060776 488112956 787 9UO 399 805 311 206 1501 896 6821 502552 983 1084618 1289070 127415868 124633503 217 790189207124136 218754636 228182446 1811990 1812454 7-01
7-02. All other passengers. . . . . 128368990512029977992600476 6312504556 475 3765 558 9453601440553 345154155 283 742 189 373 8113782057153 9221 33618589813285242163 797423035 3898611169 848 232 668 810 219 334 7-02
7-08. Total. . . . . . 1760 750 6811 6911107553388377 0303309 867 681 5267 4556275103993536 346238773 285031259 2501 227 2462181787 4251 553976 0871535 6483524 016177671 412679615 850044658 812031788 7-08
8. Passenger revenue (whole dollars) :
8-01. Commutationfares. . . . . $5 395 011 65520 747 68248475 $8 551 481 14 549 517 $14513751 $11 062 $1.2 424 $1 373 599 $1 338 051 $2 191 343 $2 099 03 $2 007 786 2 063 598 $21 535 2687 e-01
8-02. Allotherfares. . . . . . 27 078 431 8 311 926 4 071 620 57 129 982 78226 548 80770795 $6999256 6 245212 0 667 751 36 775 104 23 11 702 24 073 194 64 678 383 946 60 15 513 545 15 091 960 8-02
8-08. Total . . . . . 32473442 3 832 673 62320095 65 681 463 92 776 065 695284546 $7010318 66257 636 D 2041350 3811 3155 626 003045 $26 172 497 66 686 169 9 009 858 15 5 35 080 o15 114 647 8-
9. Passengerservice train revenue (whole dollars) . . . 41909798 $43 300 237 B7 595 107 1 292 682 117 119148 $119 260 344 $10 567443 $9745846 62 608 208 59 105 167 42 403773 42 407 788 97 695308 100649910 26407948 25949 541 9
10. Passengertrain-miles. . . . . . 18717569 18587534 52030285 51436343 65298660 654285739 8021263 7 836 401 48691166 48190757 39795 208 40097880 68728767 6997208 26 393150 26371552 10
11. Passengercar-miles. . . . . . 76237 151 74 695144 237 241 957 235 394 329 304 210701 303 052 037 33 893.519 32 403742 198 859 851 191135 370 136 345588 136 890 313 327 674687 330476499 95371 345 94280027 11
AVERAGES
FRIGHT TRAfC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road. . . . 127.0 126.7 164.1 168.2 158.0 160.1 25 .1 254.1 202.7 205.6 200.3 207.7 355.4 337.6 238.4 236.2 12
18. Revenue per ton-mile (cents) . .............. . .. .. .. .1. ...1.515 1.557 0.967 0.979 0.960 0.978 028 o.6 0.952 1006 029700 1.002 02982 1.02 1.06 .061 s
14. Revenue per ton per road (dollars). ................ 61.92 $1.97 $1.59 61.65 1.52 (1.57$ 6 6 1.93 2.07 1.94 6 49 346 24 51 14
COMMUTATION PAMENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . 17.6 17.6 18.6 18. 1.4 18.4 17.1 16.2 10*3 10.2 16.6 16.4 15.9 15.9 9.4 8.7 15-01
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). . . . 1.13 1.13 1.05 1.06 0.971 0.970 1.02 0.96 1.08% 1.07% 1.010 1.010 0.920 0.90 1.19% 1.26-01
17-01. Revenueperpassengerperread(dollars). . . 0.20 $0.20 60.19 $0.20 0.18 $0.18 $0.17 $0.16 0.11 $0.11 0.17 0.17 0:.15 0.14 0.11 0.11 17-41
ALL OTHEa PAsSNGER TRPC:
15-02.TMilesperapassengerperroad. . 53.4 3. 103.9 105.2 47.1 43.o 99.1 96.6 90.8 81.7 157.0 157.6 26.9 267.3 171.7 162.: 16-02
16-02. Revenue per passenger.mile (cents). 2............... .. 2.11% 0.6 22 20 1 s2o01 :10 0 1.72. 1-02
17-02. Revenueperpassengerperroad (dollars) . . ... 1.1 1.27 (2.16 (2.:40 60.98 60.96 62018. l $21 1-56 61N 62.80 o2.86 64.51 4.59 (. 3.02
TOTAL PAsuENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Mileaper passenger per road. . . . .34.5 33.7 50.2 49.1 32.6 30.8 97.7 945 64.9 58-3 71*7 72.8 1.2 14.6 .6 156.2 1-
1608. Revenue per passenger-mil(cents) . . 2.00 1.98 1.760 1.87 .. 220 1.6 1 1-67 1 1.66# 1.67 1.8^ 1.86 16-08
17-08. Revenue per passer perroad (dollars). .. .. ............. 2. 1 1 1.678 $0.92 $0971 571 1. 1.2 2. 2.9 3 1
18. Revenue passenger-mies per train-mile. . . . 94.1 91.0 65.1 64.3 80.7 72 43.2 3. 51. 145 39.0 38.-3 58.64 59.0 32 3.8 18
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile. . .... ... 23.1 22.6 14.3 614.1 17.3 16.8 10.2 8126 114 11.4 11.2 12.3 12.51 .9 8.6 19
3 1 17.816._ II-- -----


SRepresents an average of the mileage reported at th losel of each month within the period.
_/ This statement excludes passenger traffic statistics for Oklahoma Cilty-Ada-Atoka Rallway Company which disoontlnued passenger service September 10, 1940.


U.S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE :1*41-0-245432


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Subject to revision


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION Statement No. M-220 (os-.D)

BUREAU OF STATISTICS i--V.OF --- L! NOVEMBER 1940

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES D0uPET
Compiled from 127 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 137 steam railways 1 |
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
U.S. FEPONDTO Y
FOR THE MONTH OF NOVEMBER, 1940 AND 1939


ITEM


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:
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:
15-03. 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. ..


UNITED STATES


1940


1939


EASTERN DISTRICT


1940


1939


SOUTHERN DISTRICT


1940


1939


I *I II I I II--


164
33
$314

19
17
36


231 465
169 860
999 895
150 364
625 423

061 143
415 491
476 634


328 969 532
1 443 174 368
1 772 143 900

$3 319 232
27 911 298
31 230 530


$45
31
129


830 039
156 859
150 835


200.9
0.949%
$1.91

17.3
1.010
$o.17

82.9
1.93%
$1.60

48.6
1.76%
*0.86
56.9
13.7


166
32
$310


232 117
171 444
110 926
554 453
130 544


19 279 992
15 390 634
34 670 626

328 830 558
1 262 150 643
1 590 981 201

$3 357 024
125 919 018
29 276 042
$43 618 150
31 314 487
127 817 973


196.0
0.9530
$1.87

17.1
1.020
to.17

82.0
2.050
$1.68

45.9
1.984%
50.8
12.4


56
38
83 930
13 429
$133 288


578
002
653
615
538


14 980 173
11 650 428
26 630 601

270 339 275
691 770 481
962 109 756

$2 742 526
114 809 202
17 551 728
$23 638 930
12 990 968
57 938 048


160.0
0.9920
$1.59

18.0
1.01o
$0.18

59.4
2.14o
$1.27

36.1
1.820
o0.66
74..1
16.6


56 770
38 713
86 348 512
13 592 015
$134 600 510

15 257 349
10 077 855
25 335 204


272
588
860

$*2
(13
16
122
12
56


298 096
181 272
479 368

799869
774 861
574 730
576 970
998 325
750 826


43 937
37 445
34 687 708
7 614 276
$62 575 551

1 312 810
2 963 051
4 275 861

14 455 509
230 765 786
245 221 295

$148 718
3 972 891
4 121 609
$6 606 334
5 198 457
20 225 041


44 077
37 784
34 788 561
7 786 903
$62 594 503

1 270 455
2 713 967
3 984 422

12 805 978
192 403 181
205 209 159

$137 894
$3 507 630
$3 645 524
$6 067 493
5 203 914
19 894 998


130 950
94 413
46 381 534
12 106 473
$118 761 334

2 768 160
2 802 012
5 570 172

44 174 748
520 638 101
564 812 849

$ 427 988
19 129 205
9 557 193
$15 584 775
12 967 434
50 987 746


1939


131 270
94 947
44 973 853
11 175 535
112 935 531

2 752 188
2 598 812
5 351 000

43 726 484
481 566 190
525 292 674

$419 261
$8 636 527
9 055 788
$14 973 687
13 112 248
51 172 149


-I. I .*I.1 -I


157.4
0.990o
$1.56

17.8
1.030
$0.18

58.4
2.314%
$1.37

34.0
1.930
*0.65
66.2
15.2


219.5
0.822%
$1.80

11.0
1.03%
$0.11

77.9
1.720
$1.34

57.4
1.68%
to.96
47.2
12.1


223.8
0.804%
$1.80

10.1
1.08%
$0.11

70.9
1.82%
$1.29

51.5
1.78%
0o.91
39.34
10.3


261.o
0.9810
$2.56

16.0
0.97%
$0.15

185.8
1.7520
$3.26

101.4
1.690
$1.72
43.6
11.1


248.5
1.0110
$2.51

15.9
0.960
$0.15

185.35
1.79%
$3.32

98.2
1.720
$1.69
40.1
10.3


19
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WESTERN DISTRICT


ITEM
NO.


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
13
14

15-01
16-01
17-01

15-02
16-02
17-02

15-03
16-03
17-03
18
19


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 127 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 137 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF NOVEMBER, 1940 AND 1939


EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT

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


1940 1939 1940o 939 19o 1939 194o 1939 1914 1939 194o 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939

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 ...........
6-08. 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. Passengercar-miles. . . . . .
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFMC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road. ..........
18. Revenue per ton-mile (cents). ............
14. Revenue per ton per road (dollars).. ..........
COMMUTATION PASsENGER TRAPSC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . . ....
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). .........
17-01. Revenueperpassengerperroad (dollars). . .
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFMC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . . .
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). .........
17-02. Revenueperpassengerperroad (dollars) . ..
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. . . .....
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). .........
17-08. Revenueperpassengerperroad (dollars) .......
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. .........
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile . ..


7 020
5 389
5 623 688
710 581
$10 913 404


7 057
5 594
5 517 821
701 904
$10 729 678


2 690 240 2 875 192
2 460 977 2 107 816
5 151 217 4 983 008


47 219 370
123 141 526
170 360 896

6 532 462
2 563 880
3 096 342
$4 039 793
1 771 971
7 093 389


126.4
$1.94


17.6



50.0
2.0%
$1.014
53.1

.8240
60.60
96.1
24.0o


25 562
16 525
34 695 076
5 847 123
$56 327 466

4 267 176
2 440 519
6 707 695


49 855 970 78 744 150
106 192 621 227 632 071
156 048 591 306 376 221


S563 839
S2 499 686
3 063 525
S4 032 132
1 802 184
6 984 948


127.2
1.529I
$1.9

17.3
1


50o.4
61.19




86.6
22.3


$812 955
4 998 903
5 811 858
$8 366 602
5 067 823
22 582 084


25 673
16 896
35 715 354
5 768 544
$55 692 139

4 322 739
2 143 719
6 466 458

78 643 894
199 478 669
279 122 563

$ 837 276
Is 706 517
$5 543793
$8 078 183
4 991 124
22 266 845


23 996
16 088
43 611 889
6 871 911
$66 047 668

8 022 757
6 748 932
1A 771 689

144 375 755
340 996 884
485 372 639

S1 397 109
:7 246 419
8 643 528
$11 232 5355
6 151 174
28 262 575


24 040
16 223
45 115 337
7 121 567
$68 178 693

8 059 418
5 826 320
13 885 738

143 798 232
282 509 982
426 308 214

1 398 754
6 568 658
7 967 412
$10 466 655
6 205 017
27 499 033


5 9,4
5 239
13 251 98oS
35 502 434
421 377 912

6 987
327 916
334 903

120 890
30 941 992
31 062 882

$1 255
623 832
625 087
$995 614
777 023
3 181 588


5 931
5 258
14 867 088
3 759 352
$23 269 409

9 128
267 817
276 945

135 699
23 418 750
23 554 449

$1 316
516 742
518 058
$886 490
758 225
3 019 331


37 993
32 206
21 435 722
4 311 842
#41 197 639

1 305 823
2 635 135
3 940 958

14 334 619
199 823 794
214 158 413

$147 463
3 349 059
3 496 522
15 610 720
4 421 434
17 043 453


38 146
32 526
19 921 473
4 027 551
639 325 094

1 261 327
2 446 150
3 707 477

12 670 279
168 984 431
181 654 710

$136 578
2 990 888
3 127 466
$5 181 003
4 445 689
16 875 667


45 374
31 425
17 790 402
3 716 167
$35 803 254

1 362 837
830 703
2 193 540

21 937 443
112 616 528
134 553 971

$223 768
2 044 899
2 268 667
$3 902 925
3 764 534
12 358 587


45 427
31 586
17 956 365
3 565 575
$35 063 290

1 283 839
733 412
2 017 251

20 700 835
102 323 738
123 024 573

$209 671
I1 925 950
2 135 621
$3 765 370
3 820 052
12 403 887


56 086
40 731
18 267 523
6 001 403
$58 826 699

1 386 323
1 416 998
2 803 321

22 046 711
320 603 164
342 649 875

$202 002
(5 551 386
I5 753 388
$9 039 095
6 629 082
29 419 015


56 177
40 845
17 134 091
5 329 111
$54 392 696

1 448 766
1 345 672
2 794 438

22 846 521
302 691 966
325 538 487

$207 404
I5 354 802
(5 562 206
$8 749 177
6 675 998
29 490 334


29 490
22 257
10 323 609
2 388 903
624 131 381

19 000
554 311
573 311

190 594
87 418 409
87 609 003

$2 218
I1 532 920
1 535 138
$2 642 755
2 573 818
9 210 144


29 666
22 516
9 883 397
2 280 849
$23 479 545

19 583
519728
539 311

179 128
76 550 486
76 729 614

$2 186
(1 355 775
1 357 961
$2 459 140
2 616 198
9 277 928


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0.9i63
61.2

18.5


93.

$2.05


1.90%
80.87
60*.
13.6


161.5
0.96


18.2
1.06%
(0.19

93.1
2.:36
$2.20




12.5


157.6
0.9614
61.51

18.0



50.5
2.1
11.o0

32.9
$0.59
78.9
17.2


157.9



17.8
0.97
$0.57


48.5
2.330





15.5


2149 2
0. 247%
61.61



90.18

94.4
2.02%
$1.90

92.8
2.010
1.87
40.O
9.8


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$1.57

14.
0.:9
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87.4
2.210
$1.93

85.1
2.20%
$1.87
31.1
7.8


201.2
0.955%
$1.92

11.0
$0.11:

75.8
1.68
$1.27



$0.8
12.6


202,
0.9761
$1.97

10.0
1.08%
$0.11

69.1
1.77%
$1.22

49.0
1.720
$0.814
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10.8


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1.02%
(0.16

135.6
(2.46

61.3
1.690
$1.0
0o.9


198.6
0.9830
$1.95

16.1
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$0.16



$2.63

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1.74%
$1.06
32.2
9.9


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$3.22

15.9
0.920
$0.15

226.3
1.73%
$3.92

122.2
1.680
$2.05
51.*
11. I


311.0
1.0210
$3.17

15.8
0.910
$0.14

224.9
1.77#
$3.98

116.5
1.71i
$.99
11.0


231.4
1.010%
$2.34

10.0
1.160
$0.12

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$2:77

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230.8
1.029o
$2.38

9.1
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$0.11

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(2.61

142.3
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$2.52
29.3


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18
14

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16-01
17-01

15-02
16-02
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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

BUREAU OF STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 127 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 137 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


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


FOR ELEVEN MONTHS ENDED WITH NOVEMBER, 1940 AND 1939


UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM NO.
1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939


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:
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:
15-03. 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. . ...


231 671
170 477
694 812 707
340 945 415
222 364 207

209 846 112
203 884 477
413 730 589


662 684
795 132
457 817


690
855
545


$37 117 560
338 958 534
$376 076 094


$532
358
1 538


336 874
832 947
985 639


201.2
o.945%
$1.90

17.5
1.01%
$0.18

87.3
1.90o
$1.66

51.9
1.750
$0.91
59.8
13.9


232 313
171 788


501 891 131
304 731 230
970 040 087


211
201
413


974 436
485 289
459 725


687 849 312
949 396 300
637 245 612


$37
$341
$378
$535
359
1 526


479 066
263 451
742 517
329 665
092 775
145 434


202.9
0.975%
$1.98

17.4
1.02%
$0.18

84.1
2.01%
$1.69

49.9
1.84%
$0.92
57.5
13.5


56 608
38 278
866 590 416
137 470 323
$1 365 839 244

166 237 981
140 718 612
306 956 593

3 037 197 132
8 341 495 962
11 378 693 094

$30 935 529
:174 185 801
$205 121 330
$270 262 984
149 037 482
675 627 862


158.6
0.994.
$1.58

18.3
1.02%
$0.19

59.3
2.09?
$1.24

37.1
i.80.o
$0.67
76.3
16.8


56 826
38 766
756 100 365
121 499 562
$1 226 484 676

168 444 721
140 045 445
308 490 166

3 068 275 241
7 897 176 099
10 965 451 340

$31 385 848
179 987 564
$211 373 412
$276 430 232
148 307 941
669 892 336


160.7
1.0o9%
$1.62

18.2
1.02%
$0.19

56.4
2.285
$1.29

35.5
1.93
$0.69
73:
16.4


359
80
$646

13
32
46


44 007
37 518
950 899
543 674
551 296

776 562
575 758
352 320


142 955 995
2 949 731 319
3 092 667 314

$1 533 379
51 639 898
53 173 277
$79 781 985
61 910 886
252 978 411


44 133
37 842
315 988 657
71 031 510
$595 655 820

13 569 303
30 836 520
44 405 823


138
2 533
2 672


728 551
299 292
027 843


$1 488 369
(46 527 946
48 016 315
$74 918 506
61 231 072
243 434 110


131
94
468 271
122 931
$1 209 973


056
681
392
418
667


29 831 569
30 590 107
60 421 676

482 531 563
6 503 905 574
6 986 437 137

$4 648 652
$113 132 835
(117 781 487


$182
147
610


291 905
884 579
379 366


I i- 11 11 1


223.8
$1.80

10.4
1.070
$0.11

90.5



66.7
1.720
$1.15
50.0
12.2


224.8
0.8390
$1.89

10.2
1.070
$0.11

82.2
1.84%
(1.51

60.2
1.8o0
$1.08
43.6
11.0


262.5
0.9841
$2.58

16.2
0.960
$0.16

212.6



115.6
1.69%
$1.95
47.2
11.4


429
112
$1 147


131 354
95 180
802 089
200 158
899 591


29 960 412
30 603 324
60 563 736

480 845 520
6 518 920 909
6 999 766 429

$4 604 849
. 9114 747 941
$119 352 790
$183 980 927
149 553 762
612 818 988


261.1
1.023
$2.67

16.0
0.96d
$0.15

213.0
1.760
$3.75

115.6
1.710
$1.97
46.8
11.4


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


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


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13
14

15-01
16-01
17-01

15-02
16-02
17-02

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16-03
17-03
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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS
REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 127 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 137 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR ELEVEN MONTHS ENDED WITH NOVEMBER, 1940 AND 1939


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.

1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940o 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939

AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month, freightservice.*. ........ 7 029 7 080 25 570 25 683 24 009 24 063 5 933 5 939 36 074 38 194 45 397 45 492 56 117 56 143 29 542 29719 1
2. Miles of road operated st closeeof month,passengerservice.. . .. .5446 5 610 16 705 16 895 16 127 16 261 5 24 9 5 282 32 269 32 560 31 515 31 640 40 887 40993 22279 22547 2
8. Numberofrevenuetonscarried . .................. 58860 331 54 732 737 366 399109 323772 920 441 330 976 377594728 146 710 056 126 974 654 213 240843 189014003 201795494 173 463 935 165 808039 160656516 100667 859 95681638 3
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thousands). . . 7 474 194 6 935 364 60 291 685 54 215 676 69704444 60 348 522 37 349 174 32244044 43194 500 38787 466 40566835 35868114 58433473 53787903 23931 110 22544141 4
5. Freight revenue (wholedollars). . . . . 113 247 210 107 774 469 583 051 211 529 827 303 $669540823 588 882 904 235 235 021 206601442 411 316 275 $389 054 378 393073418358880095 $573814916 550 529005 43085333 238490491 5
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers. . . . . 29729 886 30 653 681 46 727 640 47 894 974 89780 447 89 896 066 70 262 88 812 13706 300 13480 491 14 517 257 13 936 613 15 102 747 15 795 566 211 565 228 233 6-01
6-02. All other passengers . ...................2 86520042 24 477 284 27 468 969 25 942 666 86729601 89625495 3809592 3205 527 28 766 166 27630993 9341462 9161712 15753146 15930729 5 495499 5 510883 6-02
6-08. Total.. . . . . . 56249928 55130965 74 196617 73 837 640 176510048 179521 561 3 879 854 3294339 42 472466 41 111484 23858719 23098325 30855893 31726295 5707 064 5739116 6-0
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:; . .
7-01. Commutation passengers. . . . ...524 280146 537 968 926 866644 549 883 955 1001 646 272 4371 646 351 215 1 205 508 1424769 141 750 487 137303782 239727632 227824971 240 801 347 251028967 2002584 1991 582 7-01
7-02. All other passengers . ................... 1406 8314311 3091904202828108702 270403514441065558293883950535 376096147 307 160939 573 635 172226 1383531 448 802 4261430 847 954 4 118026199 4201 303-135 937076 949 886769820 7-02
7-08.Total. . . . . . 1 931 111 5771 847 159 346694753 2513587990 2445 752 828 2665530301 750 377301655 308 585 708 715 3856592363442 13516885300581658 672925 4 358 827 546 4452 332 102 939079 53 888761402 7-03
8. Passenger revenue (whole dollars):
8-01. Commutationfares. . .................... .. $5 927 473 $6 084 586 $9 061 430 $9 388 757 615 946 626 $15 912 505 $12 317 $13 740 $1 521 062 41 474 629 $2 415 111 $2 308 974 $2 209 788 $2 271 002 $25 753 $24 873 8-01
8-02. Allotherfares . . 829 642 311 30 811 612 59070 523 61 836 499 85472 967 $87 339453 7 623 088 $6761 954 $44 016 810 839765 992 825 896 601 $25 999 144 70 229 769 72301 062 617046 465 16447735 8-02
8-03. Total. . . . . . 35 569 784 36 896 198 (68 131 953 71 225 256 $101 419 593 $103 251 958 $7 635,405 6 775 694 $45 537 8728 41240 621 28 271 712 $28 308 118 72 439 557 574 572 064 517 070 218 16 472 608 8-03
9. Passenger service train revenue (whole dollars) . . ... $45 949 591 47 332 368 $95 961 710 99 370 865 $128 351683 $129 726 999 11 563 057 10 632 336 $68 218 928 4 286 170 $46 306 698 $46 173 158 $106 934 504 $109 399 087 $29050703 28408 682 9
10. Passenger train-miles. . . . . . 2 489 540 20 389 718 57098 108 56 427 467 71 449 834 71 490 756 8 798 286 8 594 626 5 112 600 52636 446 43 559 742 43 917 932 75 357 869 76 648 080 28 966 968 28 987 750 10
11. Passengercar-miles . . . . . 83330 540 81 680 092 259 824 046 257 661 174 332 473 276 330 551 070 37 075 107 35 423 073 215 903 304 208 011 037 148 704 175 149 294 200 357 093 702 359 966 833 104 581 489 103 557 955 11
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per read. . . . . 127.0 126.7 164.6 167. 4 157.9 159.8 254.6 253.9 202.6 205.2 201.0 206.8 352.4 334.8 237. 235.6 12
13. Revenue per ton-mile (cen) ... .................. 1.91 1.9 0.671 9.7 0.91 0.976 0.63o. 0.1% 0.9 1.00% 0.969. 1.001. 0.9. 0.02 0 1.0160 13.
14. Revenue per ton per road (dollars) . . . 1.92 1.97 1.59 1.64 1.52 1,56 1.60 1.63 1.93 2.06 1.95 2.07 3.46 3.43 2.41 2.9 14
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . . . . 17.6 17.5 18.5 18.5 18., 18.* 17.2 16.0 10. 10.2 16. 16. 15.9 15.9 9.5 8.7 15-01
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents).. . . . 1.1 1.13 1.05% 1.06 0.97 0.9 1.02 0.960 1.60 1.07 1.0 1.06L 0.92 0o.90 1.19 1.25% 101
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars). . . . $0.20 60.2 0.19 60.20 0.18 $0.18 (0:18 0.15 0.11 0.11 0.17 $0.17 $0.15 o0.14 0.11 0.11 17-01
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . . . . 53.0 535 103.0 104.2 47.3 43.3 9.7 958 69.5 o.6 155.1 156.2 261.4 263.7 170.5 160.9 1-02
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents) . . ...... .2.11 2.09% 2.292 2.08 2.25 2.03 2. 20 1.71 1.7 1.78 1.2% 1.71 1.72 1.82 1.85 16-02
17-02. Revenueperpassengerperroad (dollars). .1.12 $1. 62.15 $2.38 $0.99 60.97 $2.00 $2.11 $1.53 $1i: (2.77 $2.84 $4.46 S4.54 $3.10 62.9 17-02
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. . . . . 34.3 33.5 49.8 48.6 32.6 .8 97.2 93.7 63.9 57.5 70.8 71. 141.3 14o0.3 164.5 154.9 15-03
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents) 2.. 00 ..1.64 1.99 .76 1 .87 2.02 2.20 1.68 1.7 4 1.67% 1.714 1.66% 1.671 1.812 1.855 16-03
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road (dollars). . . . .0.63 0.67 $0.92 0.96 $0.57 $0.58 1.97 $2.06 $1.07 $1.00 $1.18 1.23 2.34 $2.35 2.9 1
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. . . . 994. 90.6 64.7 6.6 80.5 77.4 42.9 35.9 51.1 44.9 38.8 37.8 57. 5.1 32.4 .7 18
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile.. . . . 23.2 22.67 1.4.2 13.9 17.3 16.77 1 26 11 4 1" 1:2 124
10.2 8.7 12.___ __ __ __ __ _ __ __ __ __ __ _.___ __ __ __ _.,261. *11 2.1.081
Rprsetsan veag o te mlegereored t heclse f a~ mnt gihi te erod.5 OOR5ENTP5CTC.1FICo151 2443


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


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1941-0-245432




UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA
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Subject to revision


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION Statement No. M-220 (o-D)
BUREAU OF STATISTICS DECEMBER 1940
REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS 1 STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES I O U
Compiled from 127 l ports of eveMue traffic statistics representing 137 steam railways T
(SWITCHING~'AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED) A .-.

FOR T E MONTH OF DECEMBER, 1940 AND 1939 U.S. BEPOITORY |


UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM ""____ NO.
1940 .1939 194o 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939

AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month, freight service. . . 231 317 232 038 56 577 56 724 43 948 44 033 130 792 131 281 1
2. Miles of road operated at close of month, passenger service. . . 169 890 171 506 37 930 38 706 37 363 37 618 94 597 95 182 2
3. Numberofrevenuetons carried. . . . . 155 513 367 137 822 596 82 169 191 74 402 844 33 704 104 29 283 356 39 640 072 34 136 396 3
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thousands). . . 32 284 722 28 691 298 13 232 861 12 332 446 7340 160 6 641 006 11711 701 9717846 4
5. Freightrevenuae(wholedollars). .. . . . $307717 629 $275 704.824 $133642149 $122 405 652 $61 264 863 $55 716 719 $112810617 $97582453 5
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers. . .. 19 420 004 19 151 457 15 297 530 15 320 306 1 281 881 1 267 570 2840 593 2 563 581 6-01
6-02. Allother passegers. . . ................ 20739001 18 409851 13 557 550 11 875 951 3 824 217 3 441 855 3357 234 3092045 6-02
6-08. Total. . . . . . . 40 159 005 37 561 308 28 855 080 27 196 257 5 106 098 4 709 425 6 197 827 5 655 626 6-03
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile: . . .
7-01. Commutationpassengers. . . . . .. 333820059 324 569 364 274 205 351 271 125684 13 627 749 12 765 365 45 986 959 40678315 7-01
7-02. All other passengers. .. . . . . 1977957851 1695422518 899469062 782 346363 365779452 290582250 712709 337 622493905 7-02
7--0TbtaI.T . . . . . .. 2 311777 910 2 019991882 11 73 674 413 1053 472047 379 407 201 303 347 615 758696 296 663 172220 7-03
8. Passenger revenue (whole dollars):
8-01. Commutationfares. . . . . $3390 804 $3335-843 $2 800 909 $2 800 289 $144 542 $138 548 $445 353 $397006 8-01
8-02. Allotherfares. . . . . . $37 476 636 $34 476507 $18 928 974 $18 230 655 $6 281 284 $5 304 853 $12266 378 $10940999 8-02
8-08, Total. . . . . . ... $40867 440 $37 812350 (21 729 883 $21 030944 $6 425 826 $5 443 401 $12711731 11 338005 8-0
9. Passengerservicetrainrevenue (whole dollars). .. . . $59597 276 $56 156043 $28750 904 $28 336781 $9 747 171 $8 502 371 $21099 201 $19 316891 9
10. Passenger train-miles. . . . . . 35 192 258 3456 247 14530 623 14 181 222 6 331 400 6 062014 14330 235 14013011 10
11. Passengercar-miles. . .. . . . .... 153 336 286 146 002 764 66 804 203 63 940 630 28 002 333 25 617 342 58 529 750 56 444 792 11
AVERAGES
FamaT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road. . . . .. 207.6 208.2 161. 165.8 217.8 226.8 295.5 284.7 12
18. Revenue per ton-mile (cents) . .................. 0.953 0.96 1.010o 0.9930 0.835 0839 0.963 1.004 13
14. Revenue per ton per road(dollars). . . . .... $1.98 92.00 $1.63 $1.6 $1.82 $1.90 $2.85 2.86 14
CoMMxUTAIONPASENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . . . .. 17.2 16 17.9 17.7 10.6 10.1 16.2 15.9 15-01
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents) . . . 1.02 1.0 1.02 1.030 1.06 1.09% 0.97% 0.98% 16-01
1-41 Bevenueperpassengerperroad (dollars). . . .. o0.17 $0.1 $0.18 $0.18 00.11 $0.11 $0.16 $0.15 17-01
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
18-02. Miles per passenger per road. ... . . . 95.4 92.1 66.3 65.9 95.6 84.4 212.3 201.2 15-02
,6-Q2. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). . . . .189% 2.03% 2.10 2.33o 1.72% 1.8 1.72% 1.7Z 16-02
17-02. Revenueperpassengerperroad (dollars). . . . .. $1.81 $1.87 $1.40 $1.54 $1.64 $1.54 $3.65 $3.54 17-42

15 Mile per passengerper road . . . . 57.6. .7 387 74.3 64.4 122.4 17.3 15-8
1-0. revenue per enge-ie cents) . . . 1.1.85 2.00o0 1.69 01.791 1.68. 51.7 16-0 -38
1-08.Revenue rpae perrroad.(dollar). $0. . . . 1.02 1.01 .75 o.77 $1.$26 1.16 $2.05 $2.oo 17-03
18. Revenue passenger-m es per train-mile. . . . ..6..7 5. .80.8 74.3 59.9 50.0 52.9 47.3 18
19. Revenuepasseger-miles per car-mile. . . . 15..1 17.6 16.5 13.5 11.8 13.0 11.7 19


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P.age2 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 127 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 137 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF DECEMBER. 1940 AND 1939


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.

1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 194o 1939 1940 1939 194o 1939

AGGREGATES
1. Milesofroadoperatedatloe of month,freightservice .......... 7 020 7028 25 574 25 665 23 983 24 031 5 960 5 930 37 988 38 103 45 252 45 420 56 053 56 166 29 47 29 695 1
2. Milesof road operated atcloseof month,passengerservie. .........5 382 5 593 16 543 16 890 16 005 16 223 5 207 5 261 32 156 32 357 31 743 31 587 40 597 41 048 22 257 22 547 2
8. Numberofrevenuetonscarried. ........ 6 154 566 5 398 544 34 664 132 31 662 926 41 350 493 37 341 374 12 412 786 11 206 669 21 291 318 18 076 687 12 790 813 11 053 207 16 751 680 14 168 946- 10 097 579 8 914 243 8
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thousands) .......... 785 292 681040 5 968 814 5 576 080 6 478 755 6 075 326 3 081 409 2 881 769 4 258 751 3 759 237 3 436 234 2 800 315 5 856 535 4 821 963 2 418 932 2 095 568 4
6. Freightrevenur(wholedollars) . . . . 1.1684 747 $10284 938 $58 084 448 $52 884 300 $63 872 954 $59 236 414 $19770027 $18 946 960 $41 494 836 $36 769759 32 448 775 $27 424 546 57029195 48477702 23 332647 21680205 5
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Comutao p . . . .. 2714 646 2 778 208 4 301 002 4 400 648 8 281 882 8 141 450 4 949 4 587 1 276 932 1 262 98.3 1400 579 1 250 871 1 420 517 1 293 830 19 497 18880 6-01
6-02. Allotherpassenger. .................. 2845024 2521701 2906784 2 590010 7805742 6764240 449583 370596 3374634 3071259 1060746 956747 1657410 1543210 639078 592088 6-02
6-08. Total . . . . . . 5 559 670 5 299 909 7 207 786 6 990 658 16 087 624 14 905 690 454 532 375 183 4 651 566 4 334 242 2 461 325 2 207 618 3 077 927 2 837 040 658 575 610 968 6-08
7. Number of revenue carried one mile:
7-01. Commutseon=aried ne... ................ 46 930 617 46 717 283 79 447 934 79 961799 147 826 800 144 446 602 94 529 95 452 13 533 220 12 669 913 22 950 677 20 152 423 22 843 715 20 353 726 192 567 172 166 7-01
7-02. Allotherpaseengers. .................. 153277782 140 784 243 313 446 549 271 068 148 432 744 731 370 493 972 48095 159 36 241 644 317 684 293 254 340 606 171755 512 151 243 024 435 929 291 377 682769 105024534 93 568 112 7-02
7-08. Total . . . . . ... 200208399 187501526 392694483 351029947 580571 531 514 940574 48189688 36 337096 331217 513 267010519 194706 189 171 395447 458773006 398036495 105217101 93740278 7-08
8. Paseqer revenue (whole dollars):
8-01.Commutatlonfares. . . . . $538 922 $543734 822603 846927 1439384 1409628 1017 1031 (143525 137517 233660 206160 209 466 188 747 2227 2099 -01
8-02. All otherfares. . . . . . 3196 792 3 190 490 6 772 418 6 628 842 8 959764 8 411 323 878 869 781 086 5 402415 4523767 2 979 861 2 713958 7 405 614 6 515 862 1 8 903 1 711179 -02
8-08. Total. . . . . . ... 3735714 3 734 224 7595021 7 475 769 10399 148 9 820951 879886 782 117 5 545 940 4 661 284 3 213 521 2 920 118 7615080 6 704 609 1 83130 1 713278 8-0
9. Passengerservice train revenue (whole dollars). . . . $4835330 $4 902 780 (10 525 237 10 560 528 $13 390 337 $12 873 473 $1403 884 $1 331 977 $8343287 7 170 394 $5446 223 5008 405 12313128 11 220 821 3339 850 3 087665 9
10. Passengertrain-mils. ................... 1905 492 1 908 282 5 743 484 5 479 839 6 681 647 6 793 101 921727 879 546 5 409 673 5 182 468 4 075 944 4 045 911 7500694 7 217 800 2 753 597 2 749 300 10
11. Pamengercar-miles. .................... 8001 475 7 802 981 25 b81 528 24 795 934 32 921 200 31 341 715 3 917 376 3 674 728 24 084 957 21 942 614 14 340 487 14 091 290 34 151 904 32 451 294 10037 359 9 902 208 11
AVERAGES

12.Mile per revenue tn per road. . . . . 127.6 126.2 172. 176.1 156 162 24.2 257.1 200.0 208.0 26.6 3 40 1
18. Revenueperton-mile (eent . . . ... 1.4 1.510 0 .90. 0.9 0.9 0.642 0.657 0.97 0.97 0.944 0.9 0.96 1
14. Revenue per ton per road (dolla ). . . . .. 1.90 1.91 1.1.67 1. 541. 1.59 1.9 1.95 2.03 2.54 2. 3.3.42 $32.31 2. 14
CouxmrATION PAuNs TRaumc:
15-01. Mile perpassenger per road. ...............17.3 16. 18.5 18.2 17.8 17.7 19.1 20.6 10.6 10.0 16.4 16.1 16.1 15.7 9.9 9.1 101
16-01. Revenue per pa-eenger6mile (cents) . . . 1. 16 1.0o 1.060 0.97% 0.9. 1.08 .1.06o 1.060 1.09 1.02$ 1.02 0.92. 0.93w 1.16% 1.22 1M 1
17-01. Revenueperpassengerperroad(dollars). . . . 0.2 0.20 00.19 (0.19 00. 7 10.7 $0.21 00.22 00.11 00.11 00.17 00.16 0.15 0.15 00.11 00.11 17-001
ALL Ormam PA neGE Taunc:
16-02. Miles per pamenger per road. ............... 53.9 55.8 107.8 104.7 55.4 54.8 107.0 97.8 94.1 82.8 161.9 156.1 263.0 244.7 164. 1 1-02


1-08. Miles per passenger per road . . . . 36.0 35.4 54. 50.2 36.1 34.5 1l6.0 96. 71.2 61.6 79.1 77.6 149.1 140. 159.8 i S
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile (cents). 1. 79 .91.83 2. 1.67 1.75 1.6% 1.70 1.66 1.68 1-0
17-08. Revenueper puasengerperroad (dol.r.). .. ..0o.6 0.70 1. 01. 0.65 0.6 1.92.0 1.19 1.0 1.31 1.32 .7 .6 17-0
18 s Revenue panger-m per tramin-mile. ............105. 9.3 6. 64.1 4.4 2 61.2 15 47 42.4 61
19-. Revenuee per e car-mile.. ( ........................ 25.0 15.2 4.2 176 1.1 12. 9.1.2.134.612.2 1.1.3
18. Revenue passengers r0915.2r1.1 6138).............23
.ue .. ......... lO : 8, 1 "' 1 122 ';.19











INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 127 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 137 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR TWELVE MONTHS ENDED WITH DECEMBER, 1940 AND 1939


Statement No. M-220 (o0-D)
Page 3


UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM NO.
1940 1939 1940 1939 194o 1939 194o 1939


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. . . .
6-08. 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. .
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 PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-08. 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. .


231
170
850 326
373 224
530 081


670
429
053
822
835


229 266 116
224 626 883
453 892 999

3 996 504 749
19 773 102 854
23 769 607 603

$40 508 364
$376 427 401
$ 416 935 765
$ 591 934 149
394 025 205
1 692 321 919


201.7
0.946%
$1.91

17.4
1.010
$0.18

88.0
1.90o
$1.68

J2.4
.750
$0.92
60.3
14.0


1 639
333
$3 245

231
219
451

4 012
18 644
22 657

$40
375
$ 416
$591
393
1 672


232 290
171 766
713 727
422 528
744 910

125 893
896 800
022 693

418 676
824 749
243 425

814 909
754 399
569 308
481 233
349 022
148 198


203.3
0.973%
$1.98

17.4
1.02o
$0.18

84.8
2.02%
$1.71

50.2
1.84..
$0.92
57.6
13.5


56 632
38 251
948 759 607
150 697 869
$1 499 481 392

181 535 511
154 276 172
335 611 683


3 311
9 240
12 552

$33
193
S226
$ 299
163
742


402 483
965 052
367 535

736 438
114 776
851 214
013 887
568 105
432 059



158.8
0.995%
$1.58

18.2
1.02%
$0.19

59.9
2.090
$1.25



$0.68
76.7
16.9


56 815
38 761
830 503 229
133 832 008
#1 348 890 328

183 765 027
151 921 396
335 686 423

3 339 400 925
8 679 522 462
12 018 923 387

$34 186 137
$ 198 218 219
$ 232 404 356
$ 304 762 538
162 489 163
733 832 966


161.1
1.008o
$1.62

18.2
1.02%
$0.19

57.1
2.28%
$1.30


1*93
$0.69
74.0
16.4


44
37
393 654
87 883
$707 816


003
504
982
834
159


15 058 443
36 403 370
51 461 813

156 583 744
3 315 522 891
3 472 106 635


$15
|57
59


677 921
913 412
591 333


$ 89 529 156
68 242 286
280 980 744


223.3
o.805%
$1.80

10.4.
1.07%
$o.11

91.1
1.75%
$1.59

67.5
1.72%
$1.16
50.9
12.4 Z


345
77
$651

14
34
49

151
2 623
2 975

$li
S 53
$ 83
67
269


44 124
37 822
272 013
672 516
372 538

836 873
280 035
116 908

493 916
887 473
381 389

626 917
847 240
474 157
420 877
293 086
051 452


225.0
0.839%
$1.89

10.2
1.07%
$0.11

82.4
1.84%
$1.51

60.6
1.80o
$1.09
44.2
11.1


131 035
94 674
507 911 464
134 643 119
$1 322 784 284

32 672 162
33 947 341
66 619 503

528 518 522
7 216 614 911
7 745 133 433

$5 094 005
125 399 213
130 493 218


$203
162
668


391 106
214 814
909 116


265.1
0.982%
$2.60

16.2
0.96%
$0.16

212.6
1.74)
$3.69

116.3
1.68%
$1.96
47.7
11.6


131 351
95 183
463 938 485
121 918 004
*1 245 482 044

32 523 993
33 695 369
66 219 362

521 523 835
7 141 414 814
7 662 938 649

$5 001 855
125 688 940
130 690 795
$203 297 818
163 566 773
669 263 780


262.8
1.022%
$2.68

16.0
0.96%
$0.15

211.9
1.76%
$3.73

115.7
1.71%
$1.97
46.8
11I.4


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


1
2
8
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

15-083
16-03
17-08
18
19




















INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS
REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 127 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 137 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR TWELVE MONTHS ENDED WrITH DECEMBER 1940 AND 1939


EASTERN DISTRICT SOUTHERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT

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

1940 1939 194o 1959 194 1939 1940 1939 19 0 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939
AGGREGATES
ilroadoeratedat Clofmont h,4eighteervice. ....... 7 029 7 075 25 59 25 680 24 007 24 060 5 935 5 938 38 068 38 186 45 386 45 486 56111 56 145 29 538 29720 1
2. Mile ofroo operatedtcloe ofmonth, paengerervice.*. 5441 5608 16 693 16 895 16 117 16 250 5 245 5279 32 259 32543 31 533 31637 40 862 40 997 22279 22 549 2
3. Number of revenuetonscarred. .. . . . 65014 897 60131 281 401063 241 355 435 846 482 681 469 414 936 102 159 122 842 138 181 323 234 532 140 207 090 690 214 586 307 184 517 142 182 559 719 174 825 462 110 765 438 104 595 881 8
4. Numberoftrevenuetonelarriedonemile thousandsa). . . 8259 486 7 616 404 66 255184 59791 756 76 183 199 66423 848 40430583 35125813 47453251 42546703 44003 069 38668 429 64290008 58609866 26350042 24639709 4
5. Freightrevenue(wholedollars). ................. 124 931 956 $118 059 407 $641135 65 9 582 711 60 0733 413 777 648 119 31B 255 005 048 0225 548 402 452 811 111 425 824 136 425522 193386304 641 630 844 111 599 006 707266 417 980 260 170 696
6. Numberof revenue peenger carried:
6-01. Comutat onpaenger. . ................ 32 444 532 33 431 889 51 028 65 52 295 622 98 062 329 98 037 516 75 211 93 399 14 983 232 14 743 474 15 917 836 15 187 484 16 523 264 17 089 396 231 062 247 113 6-01
6-O. All other paengers. . . . . 29365 066 26998 985 30375763 28 532 676 94 535 343 96 389 735 4 262 570 3 577 783 32 140 800 30702 252 10402 208 10118 459 17 410556 17473939 6134577 6102971 6-02
6-OS. Total. . . . .... . 61 809 598 60 430 874 81 404413 80828 29 192 597 672 194427 251 4 337 781 3671182 47 124032 45445726 26320044 25 305943 33933820 34563335 6 6339 6 350084 6-8
7. Number of revenue pemeugerm carried one mile: . . .
7-01. Co .m attonpasengers. . . . . 571 210 763 584 686 209 94609248 963 916 891 794 099 2371 790 797 817 1300 037 1520 221 155 283 707 149 973 695 262 6786 309 247977394 263645 062 271 382 693 2195151 2 163 748 7-01
7-'2. Allothlerp engers. . . . . 1 560 1092411 449 974 6635 141 55525 975 103 2924 539 300 5604 254 444 507 424203426 343408 514 2891 319465 2480 478959 16205579381582090978 45539554904578985.9041042101483 980337932 7-02
7-0 Total . . . . . 2 131 3200042 03466087 087647 7343 93902019163333997976045242324 425 503 463 344928735 046 603 172 2630 452 654 883236 2471830 068 372 4 817600552 4 850 368 5971044 296 634 982 501 60 7-08
8. Passenerreenue(whole dollarn:
8-0 .Com nation ...... ....... ........ ....... .. 6466395 $6628320 988403 10235684 017386010 017322133 $13334 $14771 $1664587 01612146 $2648771 $2 515134 2419254 $2459749 025980 26972 8-01
-0 Allotherfre ..................... 2 39 104 t 002 102 165 842 941 68 465 341 94 432 731 $ 95750 776 494 187 87 557 481 49 419 225 044 289 759 28 836 462 28 713 102 77 635 383 78 816 924 4 18 927 368 18 158 914 8-02
8-08. Total. . . . . . 3905499 40630422 75726 974 78701025 11 818 741 113 072 909 8 507 521 7 572 252 51 083 812 45 901 905 31 485 233 31 228236 80054 637 81276 673 1893348 18185886 -08
9. Passenger erv ietrainrevenue (wholedollars). . . . $50784 921 52 235148 106 486 946 0109 931 393 0141742 020 0142 595 997 012 966941 011964313 076 562 215 071 456 564 $51 752 921 051 181 563 $119 247 632 0120 619 908 $32 390 53 031 496 347 9
10. Paengertran-miles ..... . . . . 22395 032: 22 298 000 62 641 592 61907 300 78 331 481 78 283 857 9720013 9 474 172 58 522 273 57 818 914 47635 686 47 963 843 82 858 563 83 865 880 31720 565 31737 050 10
1L. Pa]engerear-mile. . . . . ... 91332015: 89483073 285705568 282457108 365 394476 361 892785 40992483 39097801 239 988261 229953651 163044662 163385490 391245606 392418127 114618848 11346016.3 11
AVEF.AGES
FamIHTTaum:
12. Mike per revenue ton per road. ............ ......127.0 126.7 165.2 166.2 157.8 160.1 254.1 254.2 202. 205.4 205.1 209.6 352.2 3 23
1. mRevenueperton-mile(mts. ........ ...............5...53 1.55 00.96 0.9 .963 0.976 .6 .64 1.0 .96 0.61 .6 99 .981 io 022 1.
14. Revenue per ton per road (dolla.). . . . $(.01.92 $1.96 (1.60 o $4.52 (1.56 $1.9 ($1.63 (1.93 *2.o6 *1.98 02.059 (5..4 2.
CoxMUTATIoN PAiwN=oB Taumc:
15-01. Mles per passenger per road. . 17.6 17.5 18.4 18 1. 17. 16. 10.4 10.2 16.5 16. 16.0 15.9 9.5 8 -01
0 1. R vepeaiger-ml .o. 0 0.9 1.07e 1.07% 1:s11 .o01 16.0 15.9 l.W le 1

A5OLL M p p . 53.1 53 103:4 104. 49.o0 1.1 96.0 90.0 60.6 155.6 156.4 261.6 262.0 169.9 1.6 102
16-0. Revenue per pengermile (cents ... ... .............10 2. 2.10 2. 2.08 2.25: ::: 21. 79220,22,P0o2o71, 1:1 iW 1T20 -o
17-02. Revenueperpaesengerperrd(dolad). . . . 1.12 (1.1 02.17 (2.T0 1.4 10000.99 1.99 12:11 0154 01$4 02.j7 02.84 64.V6 04.51 (3.09 02.96 1-
TOTAL PaGNoes TRAmC:
1-S. Miles per p eger per road. . . . . .4. .o 98.1 94.0 6 1,6 72. 1420 40
70.7.7.1tg27216..7 15-0
16-OL Revenue per ps.e sengermile (ent ) .. .. .. .. . 1.8 6 t .9 '9 ..1 -*| .77t .1. 1. l %. 1. ,
17-8. eveuepepa pepero T0.67 0.9 0.58 96 06 20 6 2.3
18. e pa nger-mes per train-mile.. . . . 95. 2 91.2 6 6 6 0.9 7 2 64 21 9.5 .9 18
19. Revenue paeeep-mile a per caM.l6. . . . 23.5 22.7 1.9 17. 1 U7 1: 02.0 01?06 9. 3 11
pe~ssl4nlUpe or~ll 11~9 73 .71 .8 .6 I i* 12123___I___ .7 1


U.S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE :1941-0.O245432


* Represents an average of the lleage reported at the close of eaoh month within the period.


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