Revenue traffic statistics of class I steam railways in the United States - 1943

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Revenue traffic statistics of class I steam railways in the United States - 1943
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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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Creation Date:
1943
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Interstate Commerce Commission, Bureau of Statistics.
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Began with Jan. 1925.
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-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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INTERSTATE COMME
UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA BUREAU OF TRANSPORT E

11111lI111111111111111111i1111111111f REIIIIi E IrFF IC STATISICS OF CLASS ,
3 1262 08854 8648 Conpiled from 128 reports of revenue traffics
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL I


RCE COMMISSION
qNOMICS AND STATISTICS

TEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
aitics representing 137 steam railways
COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)
JANUARY 1943 r-


FOR THE I u tH OF JIUA., 1S48 AND 1942


ITEM


AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service . . . .
2. Passenger service . . . .
3. Number of revenue tons carried . ..
4. Numberofrevenuetons carriedone mile(thous) .
S. Freightrevenue. . . . .
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers .......
6-0. All other passengers . .. ...
6-08. Total . . . .
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passenger . .
7-02. All other passengers . . .
7-03. Total . . . .
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutation fares . . .
8-02. All other areas . . ..
8-03. Total . . . .
9. Passengerservicetrain revenue . .
10. Passengertrain-miles . . .
11. Passenger carrying car-miles . . .
AVERAGES
Fmxom TBAmc:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . .
18. Revenue per ton-mile . ... .
14. Revenue per ton per road. . .
CominiATIonx PassI mK TAmIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. .
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . .
17-01. Revenue per per road .
ALL Orma Pass=,= TwWC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . .
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . .
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road .
TorAL. PASmiNGRa TRAmc:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. ....
16-03. Revenue per-passenger-mile . .
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road .
18. Revenue passenger-miles per trafinile6. .
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile .


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UNITED STATES


1943


NEW ENGLAND REGION


GREAT LAKES REGION


CENTRAL EASTERN REGION


EASTERN DISTRICT


'I I i I. I I- l* _________ --


1942


UNIV. OIF -L .
"TS DEPTH.




U.S. DEPOSITORY


POCAHONTAS REGION


I I t I I. I I. I I. I I _____ I


228 616
162 441
221 534 562
55 120 899
$514569 984
26 838 173
40 867 288
67705 461
442 631 865
5 471 432 200
5 914 084 065,
$4 849 315
(106 866 308
111 715 623
#132 610 209
38 837 116
220 819 660


0.9340
$2.32
16.5
1. 10
$0.18
133.9


87.-4
1.68


230 522,
165 129
187 022 760
42 962 302
$392 745 453
23 721 917
23 018 909
46 740 826
400 492 726
2 677 050 132
3 077 542 858
$4 123 041i
951 570 437
855 693 474
T70 702 418
35 877 599
172 314 22a


229.7
0.914
$2.10
16.9
0.17
116.3


1.813
11.19
17.9


6 982
5 31
d 160 390
1 237 988
16/471 913
3 453 10!
5 65570!
9 108 810
60 092 478
323 765 834
383 858 312
t739 979
$7015 036
77755 015
$8 966 508
2071 447
10 984 943


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2.020
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7 281 84!
987 054
$14 326 931
3 257 28(
3 329 992
6 587 327
56 016 852
188 715 371
844 732 224
643 691
3941 56S
4 585 26<
$5 478 094
1 994 604
9 253 538


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45 360 22C
9 983 67i
$84 801 71,
4 967 341
5 017 821
9 98517C
91 128 82(
640 628 23!
731757 063
91 011 983
12 363 45C
13 375 433
$16712 73(
5 693 984
29 233 481


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135
197

17.2
1.150
80.20

2.09%


$0.70
12
21:17


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0.890
#1.87

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#0.20
127.7


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25 537
15 87,
39 498 708
7 527 552
#68 692 342
4 962 930
3 238 411
8 201 341
92 080 191
361 874 368
453 954 559
#972 .670
7 630 788
(8 603 458
910 841 978
5 493 120
26 454 415


190.6


18.6
1.060
$0.20
111.7
2.11%
$2.36
55.4
1.900

17.2


23.710
15 055
55 536 018
10 281 428
9 99 847 747
11059 124
16 287 182
27 346 306
192 630 899
1 077 124 378
1 269755 277
t 2053 923
S2a 870 653
924 924 576
$28 255 946
7778 009
43 666 826


185.1
0.971%
$1.80
17.4
1.07%
$0.19
66.1
2.12%
$1.:140
46.4
1.96%
$0.91
163.2
29.1


23 891
15 486
47 332 700
8 297 482
o80 922 582
9 162 018
9 452 782
18 614 800
163 949 117
593 781 119
757 730 236
$1 610 338
(12 671 411
114 281 749
916 698 732
7 258 443
37 163 924


175.3


17.9
0.98;
80.18
62.8



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20.4


56 027
35 713
109 056 628
21 503 086,
$ 01 121 372
19 479 577
26 960 709
46 440 286
343 852 20O
2 041 518 445
2 385 370 650
3 805 883
r 249 139
46 055 022
$53 935 184
15 543 440
83 885 256


197.2


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1..11.
00.20
75.
2.07O
*1.57
51.4
1.930
$0.99
lJ83:


56 400
36 693
94 113 253
16 812 087
$163 941 859
17 382 228
16 021 184
33 403 414
312 046 161
J. 144 370 858,
1-456 417 01S
3 226 705
24 243-768
27 470 473
$33 018 804
14 746 169
72 871 877


176.6
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1.03%
90.19
71*.4
2.120
$1.51
43.6
1.89%
to.$o
98.8
20.0


5 905
5161
17 927 778
4 010 5621
$28 376 181
9 23 4
1 353 643
1 362 877
160 699
180 094 141
180 254 840
$1 897
!3 901 16
910 06
94 440 116
1086 592
6 500 286


223.7
0.7%
$1.58
17.4
1.180
$0.21


92.89
132.3
2.17
2.87
165.9
9171


5 943
5 181
14 748 163
3 593 238
824 409 439
11 075
661 241
672 316
185 427
75 829 363
76 014 790
$1 963


$1 932 490
929 722
4 654 196


243.6


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I o
$018
1.01%
80.18
1114.7
2.050
$9.35
113.1
2.05%
82.32
U1.9
16.3


ITEM SOUTHERN REGION' SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWEST SRN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
_______ ______1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942
AGGREGATES
Miles of raid operated at close of month:
1. eightervice . . . .. 37 3C 3764 43285 4359 4519 453 5 006 55736 29164 29443 129364 130531
2. PMaengerservice ............ 307 9 3154 3 35880 3674 3042 3075 38 290 38865 22 13 822093 90 846 91712
8. Numberofrevenuetons carried . . 33695491 27897216 51623 269 42 64537S 16223 82 15185304 25435574 20 877494 19195 270 14201330 60 854 66! 50264128
4. Number of revenuetons carriedonemile(thou) 8 281 67 6 004 69 12 292 24 9 597 93 5 33 56 4 679 30 10 716 77 8 443 542 5 375 233 3 429 435 21 325 572 16 552 282
6. Freight revenue. .............. $78554638 953947953 9106 930 807 78 357394 $4899501 141 08117 $107235 786 77581720 850287 005 *31 783 303 $206517 805 8150 446 200
Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation paengers . 3467972 2916986 3477 206 292806 1 860 943 1 755 936 189430 1 545 205 126141 11048 3 881390 3411628
6-02. Allotherpassengers . . 474339 2 405 47 6097 042 3066711 1 883 29C 1111472 3711 23 1941932 2215015 877610 7809 53 3931014
6-03. Total .............. 8211371 5 32245 9574248 5994778 374423 2867408 5605538 3 487137 2341156 988097 11690927 7342648
7. Number of revenue paenger carried one mile: //
7-01. Commutationpasengrs . 332 49809 3078023 33410504 30965665 31168150 29226738 3181275 0 25482793 2 38825 2771375 65 369 15 57480900
7-02. Allother passengers . . 938722706 463057088 1112 81684 53888645 355 89358 169419766 1 470 275 066 630256864 490 948 25 194 116193 2 317 116 90 993792823
7-038. Tqtal . . . ... 965972511 493 837 326 1 146 227 35 569 85114 387061734 198 646498 1 02 087 816 655739657 493 336514 196887 568 2382486064 1051273723
8. Paseger revenue:
801. Commutation fares . . 41485 346145 416 747 $348108 309854 293210 290318 234028 651 20990 626 68 (548228
8-02. Allotherfares. . . 188451 151736 2275468 970765 6617914 048155 25548078 10725032 9649 8 345 829 41 862 484 17619016
8-0. Totl .......... . 1986136 8 497 881 823 171 432 10 055 761 6 927 76 341 36 525 838396 810959060 9 723 005 3 866 819 r42 489 16s 18167244
9. Passenger service train revenue .. $. 22205574 $10632153 826645690 1256464 $9293233 5181856 831309 344 914 830745 $11426 758 85106368 5202933. (25118969
10. PMasengert Un-miles .......... 6 183 510 5 632 375 727010 6562097 432877 39928 916 8412010 7.659438 3282793 2916979 1602357 14569333
11. Pasenger carryingcar-mqile . ... 36 468 214 8 059 476 42 962 500 3271367 19433 900 14 180 564 56781 73 39 809 419 17 756 27 12 738 69 93 971 90 66 728 678
AVERAGES
Famion Tnamc:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 215.2 8*1 225.1 322.6 .1 .4 280.0 241o .5 350.4 329.3
18. Revenueperaton-rile ......... ..92. 1.93 9.1 0.81 .936 1,0010.919 0.936 0927 0.96893 0.9.90
1. Revenueper aon ... ........ 2433 193. 2.67 f$1.. $3..02 2.71 $4.22 .3-72 $*262 a2.24 $3-39 92.99
CouM-rMrNo PAMEmaM TaMrc: "
1-01. Mile per paeenger per road ...... !9.6 10.6 9.6 10.6 16.7 16.6 16.8 16.5 25.1 16.8 16.8
16-01. Revenue per pasenger-mile ..2: 1.12. 1.2 1.12 0. 0000.0 90.92 L.20 0o;6 0.660 0.
1.om per read .... .10 (0012 So 0*3.21 o017. 17 0. 5 0.15 00.21 .0:19 o0 2o0
A.2 01. PsAZ= I
15-02.Milesper pasger permrad 196.6 12.5 188 175.7 189.0 152.4 396.2 324.6 221.6 221.2 252.8
162. Revenue pepang-mile ...... 2.020' 8.7 2.0 '.0 1.860 1.0"0 1.74: 100s 1.980 1:j I.771
Tor e a p.e.assenrperroad . $3.97 3*39 3*73 317 $3*51 2.74 6: 5*52 t5$*3894.38 05364
ToA-. PAss.coma Taa :: .
1-08.Milesperpmengerperroad. . 117.6 92.8 119.7 5.1 103.4 69 68.0 .0 210.7 3 203.8 143.2
1-08. Revenue per passengemle . 1.99o 1.72% ..02 7 1 1.729 18.67 9 1 1.
17-03. Revenue per paesngr per road . $2,31 .0 $2A2 $118 4.61 (3.14 91 (. $2
18. Revenue passenger-me per train-mile. 1.6 87.7 15. 9 .6 .6 6 72
19. Revenue psasgee mmiperear-le 8;26.5 17.6 6* 17.14 1.9 I 26.5 *5 27 15.5 25 15.8


Effootive with Janusw 1943 the 21
as Ad1 r passengers'. Figures for 1942 to this statement beve been restaJet to affa a mereet


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3 1262 08854 8630 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of revenue traffic statistic representing 137 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY, 1943 AND 1942


U.S. DEPOSITORY


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM
1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
SFreight service ................ 228 493 230 463 5 91 6 964 25 36 25 510 3 702 897 55 989 56 371 5 905 5 943
2. Pengerrvice ........... 162 582 164 964 5 310 5 334 15 414 .15 873 15 145 15 486 35 869 36 693 5 161 5 181
3. Numberof revenuetons carried. ....... 221573807 178680187 8166778 7146925 45904 142 37 849 623 54991836 46 552 154 109062756 91 548702 173 96 646 13 617 987
4. Numberofrevenuetonsarriedonemile(thou) 54419 933 40 810773 1 222 126 1 003610 9700743 7261339 10022712 8 033099 20945 581 16 298048 35868509 3 160271
5. Freightrevenue. .... ............. 513402513 $377777881 616262933 14 109496 $87655 388 $66763568 $96360595 $76650444 $200278916 (157523508 $27 692 086 $21177546
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutationpassengers . 24706083 22149052 3169183 2 849173 435846? 4289 557 10532951 8 971112 18060601 16109842 8385 10749
6-02. Allotherpassengers . . 39 163674 21442158 5574 561 3 444443 4921 631 2 962 214 15 399 362 8 543430 25 895 554 14 950087 1 311 817 599865
6-03. Total . . . 63 869 757 43 591 210 8 743 744 6 293 616 9 280 09 7 251 771 25 932 313 17 514 542 43 956 155 31 059 929 1 320 202 610 614
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpassengers . 406 694 579 372 905 608 55 370 979 50060 468 79 221 091 79 261 887 183 425 319 158 376 807 318 017 395 287 699 162 170 785 238 461
7-02. Allother passengers . . 5261005753 252248934 15602439 201371516 575372676 317733687 1015968001 50 710920 1906943118 1049816123 168819 713 67170804
7-03. Total ............. 5 667700332 2 895394942 370973 418 251 431984 654 593 77$ 396 995574 1 199 393 320 689087727 2 224960 513 1 337515 285 168 990 498 67 409265
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutation fares . . ($4489 809 63901246 $676079 (589681 $907220 863288 61951773 1565713 63535072 3018682 (1827 62043
8-02. Allotherfares.. . . 102725105 50866 103 6 906 935 4 413690 11183 870 7042 951 21235 664 12 095 193 59 266469 23 551834 3 422951 1405 768
8-0. Total . . . 107214914 P4767 349 7 583014 5 003371 8.12031090 *7 906 239 (23187 437 13660906 142801 541 126 570' 16 3 424 778 11407811
9.Passenger servicetrain revenue. . 127296609 69 100466 18638870 $5872794 $14922264 $10127981 (26351969 $16021181 $49913 103 $32021956 $3 960 401 6$1774655
10. Passengertrain-miles . . 35178 926 31782984 1882219 1793297 5061908 4828947 7031 537 6472777 13975664 13095021 982722 809 992
11. Passengers carrying car-mles . .... 201076 032 151 961108 9 913 854 8 453 783 25 610 799 22 788 298 39 300 360 32 684 605 74 825 013 63 926 686 5 821 560 3 997 871
AVERAGES
FaRzmar TAIrIc:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 245.6 228.4 149.6 1110. 11. 191.8 182.3 12. 192.1 178.0 222.4 22.1
13. Revenue per ton-mile ......... 0.9 0.926 1.331 1.406 0.90 0.919 0.961 0 0 0.967 0.71 0
14. Revenue per ton per road . . .$2.2 2.11 #1.99 1.97 1.91 1.76 1.75 .8 8 1.72 01.59 1.
COMMUTATION PASsN3ou TArrAIC:
15-01. Milesper passengerperroad. . 16.5 16.8 17.5 17.6 18.2 1P.5 17.4 17.7 17.6 17.9 20.4 22.2
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.10 1.050 1.220 1.108 111.09 1.060 0.99 1.110 1.05 .1.07 0.86$
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road . (0.18 $0.18 60.2121 0.:2 0.2 $0.20 #0.19 00.17 $0.20 60.19 40.22 $0.19
ALL OrmT PAwBENGER TRAC: /
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . 134.3 117.6 56.6 58.5 116.9 107.3 66.0 62.1 73.6 70.2 128.7 112.
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile 1.951 2.02 2.19 2.19 1 2.2 2.09 2.28 2.06 2.2 2.03 2.09
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road $2.6 42.37 1.24 1. 2 2.32 21.0 2.2% 1.052 21.58 22.061 2.34
:8 IV 11-28 $2.1m $2 .38 6$1.3942612.52611.5662.61*
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road . 88.7 66.4 42.4 0.0 70.5 4.7 46.3 50.6 43.1 128.0 110.4
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile 1.89 1.89 2.04 1.99 1.8 1.99 1 1.98 1.92 1.99 .3 2.09
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road. .. 1.6 1.26 0.87 60.79 (1.30 (1.0978 .8259 (2%.31
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 161.1 91.1 197.1 140.2 129.3 82.2 170.6 10.5 19 102.1 172.0 83.2
19. Revenue passenger-miles per ear-mile 28.2 19.1 37.4 29.7 25.6 17.44 I30.5 _221.01 9.7 40.9 29.0 216.9
ITEv-SOUTHERN REGION* SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM
AGEA____ES_______1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service . . . 37 298 37645 43 203 43588 45 172 45 351 54 965 55 710 29 164 29 443 129 301 130 504
2. Passenger service . . . 3o 702 31542 35863 36725 30424 30754 38 291 38701 22 135 22093 90 850 91 548
3. Number of revenuetons carried. . 33700239 25906074 51096885 39524061 16258632 14915728 25569659 18742999 19585875 13948697 61414166 47607424
4. Numberofrevenuetonseearriedonemile(thous) 8 006 981 5 668 569 11 875 490 8 828 840 5 422 466 4 505 170 10779 8 7 83780 5 396 558 340 91 21 598 862 15 683 885
5. Feht revenue. ............. 75 890 163 #52 820 265 (103 582 249 $73 997811 50399 790 $39764 230 107566200 $74854 750 51575358 $31 637 582 $209541348 146 256562
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers . 10863 2 764 496 3117 023 2775245 1680 197 1655 419 1742 523 1471738 105739 136808 3528459 3263965
6-02. A other passengers . 4707504 2299794 6019 321 2 899 69 1786549 1 042785 3434 513 1747175 2027 937 802454 7248799 3592412
6-03. Total ...... ............. 7816 142 5064 290 9136 344 5 674904 3466 746 2698 204 5176 836 3 218911 2133 676 939 262 10777 258 6 856 377
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpassengers . 28 575 029 28 622 571 28745 814 28 861 032 28 173 531 28 196 232 29763 664 24 679055 1994 175 3 470 129 59 931 370 56 345 414
7-02. All other passengers . . 969 435 156 482 502 847 1 138 254 869 549 673 651 350 311189 161 894 002 1396 972 032 580 277 141 468 524 545 180 828 417 2 215 807 766 922 999 560
7-03. Total . . ... 998 010 185 511125 418 1 167 000 683 578 534 683 378 484 720 190 090 234 1 426 735 696 604 956 194 470 518 720 184 298 546 2 275 739 136 979 344 974
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01.Commutation fares .......371 542 $332 54 $373369 $334297 (88354 9 $290756 275 128 231044 (22671 626 47 6581368 0548267
8-02. Allotherfares . . (19744506 9 108941 923167457 910514709 66508 817 3 00849 924332711 10216769 9449651 .3574293 640291179 (16799560
8-03. Total . . . ..... 20116048 9 441 195 23540826 $10849006 6 79 3 299 254 24607 839 10 447 813 19 472 322 3600760 40 872 547 17 347 827
9. Passenger ervicetrainrevenue . . (22934304 11490960 (26894 705 13 265 615 9 016 82 4 91625 $30292698 14073208 $11179283 $4823431 $50488801 $23812895
10. Passengertrain-miles .......... 5 67521 5070499 6 657 937 5 880 491 3 937 1 3555 201 7646 120 6625973 2962007 2626298 14 545 325 12 807472
11. Passengercarryingear-miles ... .. 3984772 255363 14 39806 332 29534185 17 784 509 12439589 52386 882 34617912 16 273296 11 442736 86444687 58500237
AVERAGES
FamuIro Tamrc:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 237.6 218.8 232.4 223.4 333.5 308.0 11e.6 418.2 275.5 239.5 351.7 329.4
14. Revenue per ton per road. 23.0 20.0.23 3 351.7 .
CoMunrATION rA PAsseou T$A:IC 225 $ 1.7 3.10 14.1
1-01l. Miles per passenger per road. . 9.2 10.4 9.2 10.4 16.8 17.0 17.1 16.8 18.9 25.4 17.0 17.3
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.30 1.16 1.30 1.16% 1.01, 1.03 0.92 0. 1.1 0.7 0.9 0.97
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road o.12 .12 o0.12 .12 o0.17 60.18 0.16 o.1 0.21 60.19 60.16 60.17
ALL Orman PAsNOEaam Tamic:
16-02. Miles per passenger per road. . 2025.909.8 189.1 189.6 196.1 155.3 406.8 332.1 231.0 225.3 305.7 26.
16-02. Revenueper passenger-mile 2.041, 1.9. 2.01% 1.91: 1 1.86 1.7 176 1 1.82
17-02. Revenueer passenger per road . 4.19 3.6 63.5 $3.3 $3. 2.89 $7.09 5.8 4.6
TOTAL PASBENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road 12.7 100.9 127.7 101 109.2 70. 187.9 220 16 211.2 12.
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile 2.02 1. 202 1.79 1.7 1. 1 1.80 1.
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road .2.57 1. 2.8 1.91 11. 5 3.83 3.792.
18. Revenue paresenger-niles per train-mile 175.9 100.8 I8. 1 5.1 5.5 18 1S-.9 $3-9 3 $379$ .5
19. Revenue passenger-miles per ear-mile 29.l4 20.019.6 21.3 272 __289 16.1
Effotlv v ith January 1943 the Illinois Central R. R. Co. report, u as Comtatlon certain trafftl previously ..-- .-
reported as 'All other passengers Figures for 1942 In this statement have been restated to afford a correct
comparison with 1943.


Statement No. M-220 (OS.D) ~..N......
FEBRUARY 1943 U OF FL L.
D P T


Subject to revision








INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 137 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR TWO MONTHS ENDED WITH FEBRUARY, 1943 AND 1942


Statement No. M-220 (OS.D)


ITEM UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 19142
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service ............. 228 553 230 485 6 919 6 965 25 382 25 518 23 706 23 897 56 007 56 380 5 905 5 943
2. Passenger service # .................. 162 512 165 047 5 310 5 334 15 382 15 873 15 101 15 486 35 793 36 693 5 161 5 181
3. Number of revenue tons carried ....... 443 136 429 365 702 948 16 327 168 14 428 770 91 264 362 77 348 331 110 555 814 93 884 855 218 147 344 185 661956 35 324 424 28 366 150
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thous) 109 565 792 83773 075 2 460 112 1 990 664 19 684 415 14 788 890 20 304 140 16 330 581 42 448 667 33 110 135 7 879 071 6753 509
5. Freightrevenue. ..... .......... O1027972497 $770523235 132734846 $284364431 $172457100 (135455911 $196208342 $157572926 $401400288 $321465268 $56068267 $45586985
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers . 51 544 256 45 870 969 6628 288 6 106 453 9 325 815 9 252 487 21 592 075 18 133 130 37 540 178 33492 070 17 619 21 824
6-02, Allotherpassengers . . 80058433 44461 067 11 230266 6774434 9 939 453 6200625 31 686 544 17996 212 52 856263 30971 271 2692931 1 261 106
6-08. Total . . . 131 602 689 90 332 036 17 852 554 12 880 887 19 265 268 15 453 112 53 278 619 36 129 342 90 396 441 64 463 341 2 710 550 1 282 930
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpassengers . 849326444 773398 334 115463457 106077321 170349925 171342078 376056218 322325924 661869600 599745323 331484 423888
7-02. All otherpassengers ......... 10 731 415 544 5 199 539 466 639 368 273 390 086 887 1 216 000 911 679 608 055 2 093 092 379 1 124 492 039 3 948 461 563 2 194 186 981 347 871 445 143 000 167
7-03. Total . . . 11 580 741 988 5 972 937 800 754 831 730 496 164 208 1 386 350 836 850 950 133 2 469 148 597 1 446 817 963 4 610 331 163 2 793 932 304 348 202 929 143 424 055
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutation fares . . $9339124 (8024287 1416058 018233378 1919201 $1835958 $4005696 $3176051 0$7340955 $62453S87 3724 $4006
8-02. Allotherfares. . . ... 1209 591 750 0102436 539 922 316 *8 355 259 23 4873128 14673739 044106317 024766604 81 515 945 47 795 602 7331117 2 961 685
8-03. Total . . . 218 930 874 110460826 5 338 374 9 588 637 025 406 513 016 509 697 48 112013 027942655 88 856 900 654040 989 7334 841 2 965691
9. Passengerservice trainrevenue . ... $259 896398 1399797 386 $17 594 959 $11 345389 $31 634994 $20969959 $54 607.914 $32719913 $103 837 867 $65035 261 08 400 517 $3707 145
10. Passenger train-miles . ... ... 74016042 67 660 583 3953 666 3787903 10755 892 10322 067 14 809 546 13731 220 29 519 104 27 841190 2069 314 1739 714
11. Passenger carrying car-miles . .... 421 896443 324 275 334 20 898 796 17 707 321 54 845039 49 242712 82 967 186 69 848 529 158 711021 136798 562 12 321846 8 652 067
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 247.3 229.1 150.7 136.0 215.7 191.2 163. 9 178.3 2.0 238.1
13. Revenue per ton-mile .......... .0.938 0.0 1.331 1.. 0.8769 0.916 0.96 0. 0.971 0.71 0.67
14. Revenue per ton per road . . 2.32 .11 .00 1.97 1.89 1.75 $1.77 1.68 1.84 1.73 1.59 1.61
ComMUTATIoN PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road . 16. 16.9 17.4 17.4 18.3 18.5 17.4 17.8 17.6 17.9 18.8 19.4
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.1 1.04 1.23, 1.164 1.13, 1.07 1.07 0.999 1.11 1.04 1.12 0.95
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road . 0.18 0.17 0.21 0.0 0.0.20.20 00.19 0.18 00.20 00.19 00.21 $0.19
ALL OTHER PASSENGER pasAsC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road 134.0 116.9 56.9 57.6 122.3 109.6 66.1 62.5 74.7 70.8 129.2 113.4
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile 1. . 1.97 28.18 1.93 21.4 1.9 2.16 2.11% 2.W20 2. 06 2.18 2.110 2.07
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road .69 2.30 (1.24 01.23 $2.36 $2.37 $1.39 $1.38 $115.5 02.72 $2.35
ToTAL PASESNGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road 88.0 66.1 42.3 38. 72.0 55.1 46.3 40.0 51.0 43.3 128.5 111.8
1603. Revenue per passenger-mile 1. . 2.0 S 1.410 1. 19 1.94 1. 1. 0939N 1.931 ..0 2.01%
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road. .66 1.8 0.80. 1.1.07 0.98 0.2.71
18. Revenue paseenger-miles per train-mile. 1.5 88. 190.9 131.0 12.9 82. 1.7 105. 1 100.4 168.3 8
166.7o100.. 168.3 62.
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile .7..4 36.1 28.0 25.3 17.3 29.8 20.7 29.0 20.4 8.3 16.6

ITEM SOUTHERN REGION* SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
__1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service . . . 37 309 37 646 43 214 43 589 45 182 45 350 54 986 55 723 29 164 29 443 129 332 130 516
2. Passenger services . . .... 30 709 31 543 35 870 36 724 30 423 30 754 38 291 38 783 22 135 22 093 90 849 91 630
3. Number of revenue tons carried. . .... 67395730 53803 290 102720154 82169440 32482453 30101032 51005233 39 620493 38781 245 28 150027 122 268 931 97871 552
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thous) 16 288 660 11 673 264 24 167 731 18 426 773 10656030 9 184 475 21 496 613 16 281 345 10796 751 6 770 347 42 949 394 32236 167
5. Freightrevenue.. . . ... 154 444 789 106768 220 $210513056 (152 355205 $99 394804 $80 845 407 $214 801986 $152 436 470 $101862363 $ 63 420 885 416 059 153 296702762
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers . 6576610 5 681 482 6594 229 5 703306 3541140 5411 355 3636 829 3016 943 231 880 247 295 7409 849 6 675 593
6-02. All other passengers . .. 9450903 4705264 12 143834 5 966370 3069839 2154257 7145545 3689105 4 242 952 1,680064 15 058 336 7 523426
6-08. Total . . . 16 027 513 10 386 746 18 738 063 11 669 676 7 210 979 5 565 612 10 7828 374 6 706 048 4 474 832 1 927 359 22 468 185 14 199 019
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Copmmutationpassengers. . 61824834 59402809 62156318 59826697 59341681 57422964 61576414 50161846 4.382431 6241504 125300526 113826314
7-02. Allother passengers . . 1 902 157 862 945559935 2250029307 1088560102 706 204773 331 313768 2 867247 098 1210534005 959 4782803 374944 610 4 532 924 674 1 916792 383
7-03. Total . . 1 963 982 696 1 004 962 744 2 312 185 625 1148 386 799 765 546 454 388 736 732 2 928 823 512 1 260 695 851 963 855 234 381186 114 4 658 225 200 2 030 618 697
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutationfares . . $786 392 678 399 1790116 $682405 593423 383966 $565446 $465 072 49184 $47 457 $1 208053 $1096 495
8-02. Allotherfares. . . 138 591 025 17260 677 045 922 142 802222 362 13186731 6056 653 49 880 789 20 941801 19 146143 7 420121 082153663 034418 575
8-03. Total . . . .... 39 377 417 117939076 (46712258 820904767 013720154 16640 619 050446235 21406 873 19 195327 7 467 578 083361716 635 515 070
9. Passenger service trainrevenue . $145139878 $22123 115 53 540395 $25 850 60 18310053 100981128 61 602042 28903953 82606041 $9 929800 $102 518 136 $48931 865
10. Passengertrain-miles . . 11 858 725 10702874 13928039 12442 588 8 265969 7548117 16058130 14285411 6 244 800 5 543 277 30568899 27 376 805
11. Passenger carrying car-miles . ... 70 446986 53 595 790 82768 83 62 247 857 37 218 409 26 620 153 109 168 614 74427 331 34 029 567 24 181 431 180 416 590 125 228 915
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIc:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 241.7 17.0 353 224.3 328.1 30.1 421.5 410. 274 240.5 3513 39.4
13. Revenue per ton-mile 0.9 0.91 0.1 0.27 0.933 0. 936 0. 0.9 9.969 0.
14. Revenueper tonperroad. . 2.29. 1.98 02.5 1.5 3.06 .69 3.5 2.63 2.25 3.0 303
COMMTATION PAssEmNG Tarrc:
101. Miles per passenger per road. .. 9.4 10.5 9.4 10.5 16. 16.16. 16.6 1.9 25.2 16. 17.1
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.27 1 1.27% 1.8 17 100% 1.0280 0.9; 0. 1.1 0.76 0.6. 00.96
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road 0.1 0.12 0.12 00.12 00.17 $0.17 00.160.15 0.21 (0.19 00.16 $0.16
ALL Orm PAsseRGn TRAFc:
16-02. Miles per passenger per road. . 201.3 201.0 185.3 182.4 198.4 153.8 401.3 328.1 226.1 223.2 301.0 254.8
16-02. Revenue per passenger.ile . .0 1.83 2.04 1.86 1.860 1.83% 1.741 1.7 2.00 1.98% 1.61% 1.0w
17-02. Revenue per passengerperroad .. 4.08 $3.67 3.7 3.39 $3.58 $2.81 $6.9 :5.68 $4.51 04.48 $5.:4 4.57
ToTAL PAmssEuom TrAuIac:
15-03. Milesper passengerperroad. . 1.5 96.8 123.4 98.4 106.2 69.8 271.6 188.0 215.4 197.8 207.3 113.0
16-0. Revenueper passenger-mile . 2. 1.02 1.8 1.79% 1.71 1.78 1.700 1.999 1.1.7 1
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road .(1.2.2..79 $1.90 (o :$1.19 3$48 1. 1 11.3 .29 .
18. Revenuepassengemllptrain-mile. 165.6 93.9 166.0 98.3 98.6 51.5 12.4 88 3 1.3 6 .8 18.4 7.2
19. Revenue paenger-le per car-nmile .7.9 18.8 27.918.4 20.6 14.6 26.68 16.9 26.3 15.8 58 ______ 16.


SRepresents an average of the A11*ae reported at the close of each month within the period.
* Effeotive with JmnuSrY 1943 the Illinois Central R. R. Co. reports as Commutation* certain traffic previously reported as "All other passengers'.
Figures for 19 in this statement have been restated to afford a correct comparison with 1943.


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE : 1943-0-475214


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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


3 1262 08854 8796 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRAMSPOT ECtiNOMIIC AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of rmves traffic Matticsw remtimg 137 Iseam rnilway
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

po ni maIMn OFr maCH, INSA Der iM


I UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
19433 194 19 43 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 *1943 19*2 1943 1942
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightservice ...... ..... ... 228,455 230 431 6 919 6 964 25 33< 25 507 23 704 23 902 55 959 56 373 5 905 5 943
2. Pasenger service.. ........... 162 463 164 894 5310 5-34 15 532 15 839 15 145 15 486 35 782 36659 5 161 5 181
3. Number ofrevenue tons carried....... 257,500226 210508447 10 709755 9188777 54 181161 44.459923 65003242 54769122 129914158 108417822 21295598 16694456
4. Nuberofrevenuetons carriedone mile(thous) 61220 266 48252486 1 542 861 1 311124 11123084 8725,654 11 550 876 9 630 833 24216 821 19 667611 4 866 145 3 877 325
5. Freight revenue ..... .... #585 473 325 4445 911 383 20 573 686 #17 654 667 (101 668 014 78 617 239 #11.1 490 489 92 037 506 (233732 189 188 309 412 *31 995 362 #25 803 763
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01, Commutation passengers . 26 992 330 23 77 737 3 457 016 3 105 439 4 731 22 4 384 873 1.1581 568 9 756 488 19 769 810 17 246 800 10 756 12 402
6-02. Allotherpassengers . . 41 608 632 23 032 359 5 471 026 3 329 233 4 878 39 3 059 930 16 125 713 9 616 907 26 475 130 16006 070 1 537 019 713 021
6-08. Total . . . 68 600 962 46 770 096 8 928 042 6 454 672 9 609 61 7 444 803 27 707 281 19 373 395 46 244 940 33 252 870 1 547 775 725 423
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpassengers . 442502934 401562314 60 272 391 54847,213 85083 15 862338 563 201300532 173320981 346656076 310 506757 184650 222436
7-02. Allother pasegers . . 6 039 844 427 2 668 329 504 322070 378 188 388 317 640 560 34 333-096 713 1 104 680029 571 696 005 2 067 310 754 1093 181 035 198529 876 77 271 571
7-03. Total . . . 6 482 347 361 3 049 891 818 382 342 769 243 235 530 725 643 50 415 435276 1 305 980 561 745 016 986 2 413 966 830 1 403 687 792 198 714 526 77 494 007
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutationfares .859 082 4 309 894 6745 219 1668879 658 32 6888 763 2 134 793 1 903773 63 838 334 361 415 $2 297 2703
8-02. Allotherfares. . . 116600422 2 54784204 2 6955 404 4 241260 #1265241 7 7362937 622890 561 613287569 642498376 24 891766 3855401 $1 663999
8-03. Total . . . 121459 504 59 094098 177 00623 64910139 613610 73 1 251700 625025354 15091342 146336710 $28253181 63857 698 $1666702
9. Passengerservicetrainrevenue . ... 145 955 677 #77 638 347 #9 085 501 5 995642 #17 540 91 #11 255671 (28 997 863 #18 163 923 $55624 275 #35 415 236 #4474 625 #2 143814
10. Passengertrain-miles . . ... 39351080 34879939 2113137 1935239 5 578 22 5 283 984 7 800 443 7021 487 15 491 802 1424071 1100 379 898611
11. Passenger carrying ar-miles . ... 29 170 187 166 413 897 11 34 504 8 900 612 28 691 98 24 805 471 43 751 274 35 441 062 83757 767 69 147 145 6 540 401 4 441 891
AVERAGES
Fairorw TRA rC:
12 Miles per revenue .on per road . 237.7 229.2 143.8 142.7 205.5 196.3 177.7 175.8 186.4 181.4 228.5 232.3
1. Revenue per on-mile . 0.95 0.924 1.333 1.3470 0.9141 0.90 0.965 0.956 0.965 0.957 0.658 0.66
14. Revenue per ton per road .....2.27 2.12 $1.92 $1.92 11.88 1.77 61.72 1.68 1.80 1. #74 61.50 61.55
CoMiuOTAnON PasecrharE TRAFPIc.
15-01. Miles per passenger per road . 16.4 16.9 17.4 17.7 18.0 18.8 17.4 17.8 17.5 18.0 17.2 17.9
16-01. Revenue per pssenger-mile . 1.10 1.047 1.21 1.22# 11.13 1.086 1.0 1.0 11.1: 10.80 1.2410 1.220
17-OL Revenue per ser per road... .18 60.18 00.22 (0.22 :0.20 60.20 60.18 60.18 (0.19 $0.19 00.21 0.22
AuLL Ori a PAssNOa t c:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . 145.2 115.9 58.9 56.6 131.3 108.9 68.5 59.4 78.1 68.3 129.2 108.4
16M2. Revenue per pasMinger-mile . 1.930 2.05* 2.16 2.25# 1.98 2.210 2.07 2.32* 2.06* 2.28 1.94 2.15
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road . 2.80 2.38 1.27 1.27 2.9 2.41 61.42 1.38 61.61 1.56 $2.51 $2.33
TorAL. PaesaNOza Ta.uc:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road . 94.5 65.6 42.8 37.8 75-5 558 471 385 52.2 42.2 128.4 106.8
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.87 1.92, 2.01V 2.02 1.881 1.9 1.92, 2.03: 1.927 2.0112 1.1 2.15
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road .. 1.77 $1.26 #0.86 60.76 42 11 $ 11-0 ($1.00" 0.85 2.30
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile 164.7 88.0 180.9 125.7 130.1 78.6 7. 155.8 98. 86.
7130.176606.1 155.8 86.
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 28.3 18.4 33.8 27.3 25.3 16.7 29.9 21.0 28.8 20.3 .30.,4 17.4
SOUTHERN REGION* SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESt.RN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM
1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service . . . 37 287 37 642 43 192 43 585 45 173 45 352 54 965 55 694 29 166 29 427 129 304 130 473
2. Pasengerservice . . . 30 702 31 542 35 863 36723 30 424 30754 38 258 38 665 22 136 22 093 90 818 91 512
3. Number of revenue tonsearried . 37 826 179 29 906 722 59 121777 46 601178 18 71,6 323 18 024 449 29 080 694 21 456 612 20 667 274 16 008 386 68464 291 55 489 447
4. Numberof revenuetonscarriedonemile(thous) 8616 279 6 584 434 13 482 425 10 461 759 5 926 358 5 112 011 12036 553 9 026 933 5 558 109 3984 172 23521020 s 123 116
5. Preightrevenue.. . . . 85452165 $62474289 $117447 527 $88 278052 #56781 869 $46 5446 633 122546199 85999654 $54965550 6378776328 234293 609 #169 323 919
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutationpassengers . 3382 262 2 924 428 3 393018 2 936 830 1 815 460 1 797 441 1 902 173 1 606 910 111 869 149 756 3 829 502 3 554 107
6-02. Allother passegers . ... 5380 665 2 450083 6917 684 3 163104 1 920 143 1 034 103 4001 364 1 904088 294 311 924994 8215 818 3 863185
-03. Total .... ........ 8762 927 5 374511 10 310702 6099934 3735 603 2 831 544 5 903 537 3 510998 2406180 1 074750 12045 320 7417 292
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpassengers . . 32113735 30121075 32298385 30343511 30294 546 30169873 31367405 26952222 1886 528 3589950 63548473 60712046
7-02. All other passengers . . 1143545791 512223738 1 342 075 667 589 495309 411:640 551 163 586159 1680 318.783 627 801 224 538 498 672 194-265 779 2630458006 985653160
7-08. Total . 1175659526 542344813 1374374052 619838820 44193509 193756030 1711686188 654753447 540385200 197 855729 2694006479 1046365206
8. Passenger revenue
8-01.Commutauonfares 404784 $368440 6407081 $365143 6301225 tB07385 $289868 6245965 $22574 629986 $613667 $583336
8-02. Allother fares ....... 22888 191 9880 209 26743 592 11544208 7 377 494 3160827 29 120141 911 199 125 10860 81 9 3988 278 947358454 18 348230
8-03.Tota . . . 23292975 1042649 27 150673 611909351 6778 71 6 68212 29 410009 11 445090 51088333 94 018 26d4 47972121 18 91566
9. Passenger service train revenue . .. $26 880150 #12962145 $31354775 615105959 61046644 8 5607292 35575411 15987879 $12 934 76 $ 5 521981 #58976627 827117 152
10. Pamgestrain-mies . . .. 6262189 5 600 828 7 362 568 6499439 4404 992 3918 393 8763934 7 352 983 3 327 784 2868414 16496710 14139790
11. Passerarryingcar-mailes . . 37056 276 27 854 130 43596677 32296021 20 548150 14078 973 62103668 38783 269 19 163 925 12 108 489 101 815 743 64970731
AVERAGES
FaUHrr Tearnc-
IM liles per revenue ton per oad . 227.8 220.2 228.0 224.5 316.6 283.6 413.9 420.7 268.9 248.9 346 326.6
Revenueper tn-mile . 0992 0.9 0.871, 0.8 0.958 0.889 1.61 0.9 0.98 0.951 0 0.934
I venue per ton perrad . 2.26 2.09, 1.99 1.89 63.03 62.52 $4.21 64.01 $2 2..37 9 (3.05
CoMMUrArON PA saMao TRAFIc. 17.1
16-0. Miles per passenger per road . 9.5 10.3 9.5 10.3 16.7 16.8 16.5 16.8 16.9 24.0 16.6 17.1
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mle 1.25. 1.20 1.26 1.20* 0.1 1.02 0.92* 0.91 1.20. 0.84* 0.97s 0.96
17-01. Revenueper passenger per road . (0.12 (0.12 0.12 0.12 so. 0.17 .15 0.15 0.20 0.20 0.16 0.16
ALL OrmM PAm22MOlM T"AIC c
16-02. Miles per passenger per road. . 212.5 209.1 194.0 186.4 214.4 158.2 419.9 329. 234.7 210.0 320.2 55.1
;M-2 Revenueperpassengermile . .00 1.93 1.990 1.96* 1.79 193 1.7 1. 2.02 2.050 1.80 1.86*
17-02. Revenueper passenger per road . 25 4.03 3.87 3.65 3.84 (3.06 7.2 5.88 14.73 14.31 *5.76 *4.75
TorAL, PAsuBENGE TRAC:' 6
15-03. Miles1.2 100.9 1pe 101.6 11.3 68.4 289.9 186.5 224.6 184.1 223.7 141.1,
1-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.981.89 1.920 1.79 1. 1. 2.01 1.8 1.
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road 2.56 1.91 2 1.95 2. 1.22 4. 3.4.52 74 3.98 .
18. Revenuepassenger-miles per lam-nmie. 187.7 96.8 186.7 95.4 100.3 9. 1953 89. 162.4 1.3 74.
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 31.7 19.5 31.5 19.2 21.5 13.8 27.5 1.9 28.2 3 26.5 ____
Effective with January 1943 the Illinois Central R. 0o. reports as "0onmtations certain traffic previously
reported as 'All other passengers,. Figures for 1942 In this statement have been restated to afford a correot
comparison with 1943.


Stateumt No. M-220 (OS.D) UNIV. OF FL LI.
DCU TS DPT
MARCH 1943



U.S. DEPOiTORY







INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 137 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)


FOR THREE MONTHS ENDED WITrrH MARCH, 1 AND U1


ITEM UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
19143 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightservice f ....... ...... 2.8.5228 2 30466 6919 6 964 25 367 25 514 23 705 23 898 55 991 56 376 5905 5943
2. Passenger service .................. 162546 164 997 5 310 5 334 15 363 15 862 15 116 15 486 35 78 9 36682 5161 5181
3. Number of revenue tons carried ....... 700639889 576211394 27056923 23 617 547 145445523 121808 254 175559056 148653976 348061502 294079777 56620022 45060606
4. Numberofrevenuetonscarriedonemile(thous) 170793 306 132025 560 4002 973 3 301 788 30 807 499 23 514 543 31 855016 25961 414 66 665 498 52777 745 12745217 10630 834
5. Freightrevenue... ............ ...1 613445822 (1 216 434617 (53308 532 46091 098 $274 125 114 $214073 149 $307 698 831 $249 610432 $635 132477 $509774 679 $88 063 629 71 390 748
6. Number of revenue peemgere carried:
6-01. Commutationpassenger. . 78536586 69 608 706 10079304 9211892 14057041 13637360 33173643 27 889 618 57309 988 50738870 28375 34 226
6-02. Allother passengers ....... 121 672 879 67 493 426 16 701 292 10 103 667 14 817 844 9 260 555 47 812 257 27 613 119 79 331 393 46 977 341 4 235764 1974 127
6-03. Total . . . 200209465 137102 132 26 780 596 19 315 559 28 874 885 22897 915 80985 900 55 502737 136 641 381 97716 211 4 264 139 2008353
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-41. Commutation passengers. . 1291 829 378 1174960 648 175 735 848 160924 534 255 433 078 253 680 641 577 356 750 495 646 905 1 008525676 910252 080 516134 646 324
7-02. Allother passengers . . 16772639756 7867868 970 961438 651 578475204 1 856 561 258 1 012704 768 3197772408 1696188044 6015772 317 3287368016 547781 106 220271738
7-03. Total . . ... 18064 469 134 9042829618 1137174499 739 399 738 2111 994 336 1266385 409 3775 129 150 2191.834949 7024 297 993 4197620096 548 297 240 220918062
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutationf areas . . #14198206 12334181 $2 161 277 $1 902 257 $2877523 $2724 721 6 140489 04979824 $11 179 289 9 606 802 06 021 $6709
8-. Alotherares.. . 26 192198 157220743 820877720 $12596 519 36 139 723 #2036676 66 996 904 38 054173 124 014347 72687368 11186518 4 625 684
8-03. Total .............. 340 390404 0169 554 924 23 038 997 114 498 776 39 017 246 524 761 397 7-3 137 393 43033 997 1135 193 636 082294 170 11 192 539 4 632 393
9. Paenger service trainrevenue . . 405 852086 217435 735 $26 68046 0 17 341 031 49 175905 (322225631 $83 605777 $50 883836 $159 462 142 100 450498 $12 875 142 ,5~850959
10. Passenger train-miles . . ... 113 367 122 102540522 6066803 5723 142 16 334 114 15606 051 22609989 20752707 45010906 42081 900 3 169 693 2 638 325
11. Pasengercarryingear-miles . ..... 651 066 628 490 689 229 32 213 300 26607 933 83 537 028 74 048 183 126 718 459 105 289 590 242 468 787 205 945 706 18 862 247 13 093 958
AVERAGES
FaMxr TRa ric:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 243.8 229.1 147.9 139.8 211.8 193.0 181.4 174,. 191.5 179 2 1 235.9
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . 0.94.0 0.9210 1.3320 1.3960 0.6900 0.9100 0.9660 0.9610 0.95 0.960 0.9 0.672w
Co14.Revenuepe ramp. ..c: *2.11 $1-.97 1.95 1." $1.76 $.175 1.65 1.0 12.73 1-5 1.58
101. Milesper passenger per road 16. 6.9 17.4 17.5 18.2 18.6 17.4 17.8 17.6 17.9 18.2 18.
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile 1.10 1. 1.2 1.181.3 1.070 1.060 1.000 1.11 .1.06* 1.17* 1.04
17-01. Revenue per per road 0.18 00. (0.22 0.21 (0.20 $0.20 $0.19 60.18 60.20 00.19 00.21 00.20
ALL 0THra PAaszNGza C;
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . 137. 116.6 576 57.3 125.3 109.4 66.9 61.4 75.8 70.0 129. 111.6
18-2. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1. 2.00 2.17 2.18 1.95 2.18 2.10 2.24 2. 2.210 2.0 2.100
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road. (2.68 2.33 01.25 $1.25 (2.$4 2.18 $1.40 1.38 $15 $1.55 02.64 2.34
TOTAL PASSENGER Ta.c1C:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. .. 90.2 66.0 42.5 38.3 7*1 46.6 395 51.4 .O 128.6 110.
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.88 1. 2.03* 1.9 1.8 1.94 1.94 1.92 1.960 2 2.100
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road. 1.0 1.24 (0.80.75 01.35 1.0 0.90 00.78 00.99 0. 84 .2.
00.8$1.6e9..so- 1g8:$ 1 ., 0.:0.60262 02.31
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 9.3 88. 187.4 129.2 29 81.1 167.0 106 156.1 99.7 1730
19. Revenue passenger-nmiles per ear-mile 27.7 18.41 35.3 271.8 25.3 17.1 29.8 2.:8 29.0 20.4 29.1 1.9
ITEM SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
943 1942 191.43 1942e 194.3 19442 19943 19142 1943 1942 1943 191-42
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightservice . . . 37 02 37 645 43 207 43 588 45 180 45 350 54979 55 714 29 165 29 438 129 324 130 502
2. Passenger service . . 30708 31 543 35 869 36 724 30423 30 754 38 329 38 744 22 136 22 093 90 888 91 591
3. Numberof-revenuetonsearried . . 105221909 83710012 161 841931 128770 618 51 198 776 48125481 80085927 61077105 59451753 44158413 190736456 153 60999
4, Numberofrevenuetonsearriedonemle(thou) 24 904939 18257 698 37 650 156 28 888 532 16 582387 14 296 486 33533166 25 308 278 16362 109 10754 519 66 477 662 50359 283
Fghtrevenue.. ..............239 896 954 $169 242 509 $327 960 583 $240 633 257 156 17664 126 292 040 $337 348 185 238 436 124 (156827 913 101 298 517 $650 352 762 466026 681
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutationpassengers . .. 9958872 8605910 9 987 247 8 640 136 5 356 600 5208 796 5 539002 4623 853 343749 397051 11 239 351 10 29700
6-02. Allotherpasengers ........ 14 831 56 7155 347 19067 332 9 129 474 5 589982 3188 360 11 146909 5593 193 6 537 263 2605058 23 274 154 11386611
6-. Total ..............24790440 15761257 29054 579 17769610 10946582 8-397156 16685911 10217046 6881012 3002109 34513505 2161311
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpassengers. . 93938569 89 523 884 94 454703 90170208 89636221 87592837 92 943 819 77114069 6268959 9 831454 188848999 174530360
7-60. Allotherpassengers . . 3045703 653 1457783 673 3593 484759 1 678055 411 1 117 845324 494 899 925 4547 565881 1838335 229 1497 971475 569 210389 7163 382 680 2 902445 543
7-0. Total. .. ............... 3139642 222 1547307 557 3687939462 1768225 619 1 207 481 545 582492762 464050970 1 915449 298 1 504 240434 579041 843 7 352231679 3 076 983 903
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutationfares ... .. .... 191 174 $1040839 81 197 197 $1 047548 894 648 891351 855 314 711037 71 758 77443 $1 821720 1 679 831
8-M Allotherfares .... .... 1479 216 027140886 172665734 31766 570 5 0 504 225 09 217 480 79000930 32140 926 30006962 011408399 L29512 117 52 766 805
8-03. Total . . . 62670392 28 181 725 0 7 8628 931 332814118 01 398 873 t0108 831 79 856244 32851963 030078720 11 485 849 31 333 837 54446 636
9. Passengerservietrain revenue .. v200 0028 0 35085260 $84 895170 1.0936219 028776501 115705404 (97177453 ,44891833 (35540820 $15451781 $161494774 76049018
10. Pasengertrain-miles. ....... 18 120 914 16,303 702 21 290 607 18942 027 12 670961 11 466 510 4 822064 21 638 394 9572 584 8 411 691 47 065 609 41 516 S95
11. Pasenger crying ear-miles . ... 107503 261 81 449 919 126 365 508 94 543 877 57766 559 40 699 126 171 272 282 113 210 600 53 193 49 36 289 920 2828 232 333 190 199 646
AVERAGES
FPauoar TaaImo:
12. Miles per revenueton perroad . 26.7 218.1 232.6 224. 323.9 297.1 1 414.4 275.2 4 3.5 32.4
1. revenue per ton-mile . . ... .. 0.9B. 0.871 8 0.8* .942 O.88 1. 0.942 0.99 0.9 0.9 o.925,
12 avenuee per tonperroad. . . 2. $2.03 1. 3.05 2. 3.90 .29 1
COMiTATMiO PassrmoM TeaJIc:
18. Mile.per passenger per road . 9.4 10.4 9 10.4 16.7 16.6 16.8 16.7 1. 24.8 16.8 17.1
1-01. Revenue per passengermile . 1.27 1.2 .1 1.007 1.02* 0.92 0.92 1. 0.79 0.96 0
17-01. Revenue per paenger per road 0.12 0.12 0.12 (0.12 0.17 00.17 0.15 00.15 0.21 0.20.1
ALU, Onm PAgmarNa Tfsmc:
1-02. Miles per passenger per road . .. 205.4 203.7 188.5 183.8 200.0 155.2 4o.o 3287 229.1 218.5 307
16-02. Revenue per paseenger-ile . 2.020 1.4 2.02 l.: 90 l.- 1.860 1.740 1.$ 8.000 2.
17-2; Revenue rpassnerper road 4.15 3.79 3.l 3.418 3.67 2.89 7.09 .7 *4.59 5.56 .63
1-0. -Miles per p er perroad . 126.6 98.2 126.9 99 110.3 69.4 278.1 187.5 218.6 192.9 213.0 14 .3
1-08. Revenue per paseengemile . 2.p00 1.82* 2.00 1. 1.77* 1.74 1.72 1.72 2.000 1.98* 12 147
17-08. Revenue per passenger per road $2. 179 $2.5 41.85 1.9 $1.20 -.79 $3.22 $4.37 *3.83 2452
18. Revenue pasenger-ules pertrain-mile. 173 .9 173.2 9395 50.8 187.0o 1.1 6. 156.
,1. Revenue pasenger-miles per car-mile 29 .0 29..2 20.1 4.3 27.1 16.9 .3 16.0 26.1
2,21. 92.,_______ ________-________,______


# Represents an average of the mileage reported at the lose of eaoh month within the period.
Sf festive with JaMIa" 13 the lino0 Ocentral a. R. Co. reports as "Oomiutatlon' oertain t aIffo previously reported as All other passengere.
Figures for 1942 In thia statement have been restated to afford a oorreot ooparison with 1943.


U, S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE : 1943-O-475214


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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

1IlllilU I II I lil l IIIII III I I I I
3 1262 08854 8622
INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 137 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL, 1943 AND 1942


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM
1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942
AGGREGATES
I rgl.t r er',Il .... 228 334 230359 6 918 6969 25 326 25 505 i3 695 23 868 55 939 56 342 5 902 5 927
2. Passengerservice ...... ..... 162 514 164700 5 310 5 342 15 253 15 925 15145 15 463 35 708 36 730 5160 5 168
3 Numberof.rer.uelonatirr-d 248 998 197 226 621 080 9 938 495 9 203 659 50 874 757 46 973 235 63010 233 59 120 269 123 823 485 115 297 163 19 739 855 18 544 218
4 Numberirr.in.verjnl.n,.ternd.onemilek....,,, 59 052 370 49 989 211 1 400 169 1 308 136 10 662 048, 9 011 93 11 311 942 10 490 803 23 374 159 20 810 337 4 449 853 4 222190
5 Frei h; reje $570 293 03'7 $468 307774 $18 980 501 I18 158 552 $97 319409 $81 630916 *113339401 $101 344953 $229 639311 $201134421 30 515546 $28069904
C. NumnbEr -A1 tr p i', t i.ie ci.rn63 0
&1. N C(,:.mrari.h.nr.p.rrgl 24 512 102 22 620866 3194 406 3 056 030 4 374 591 4 182 239 10 255 001 9 494 306 17 823 998 16 732 575 8 695 10019
6-02. Allotherpassengers ........ .43 279502 25 417 693 5 657 625 3 635763 4 979 666 3 241679 17062005 10789 469 27 699 296 17666 911 1 579 622 767 891
6-03. Total . . . .....67 791 604 48 038 559 8 852031 6 691793 9 354 257 7 423 918 27 317 006 20 283775 45 523 294 34 399 486 1 588 317 777 910
7. Number ,.r r- A ri .epa, eegrs carried one mile:
7-. NA .C-,hreilOn. Lp;.ngersedoemle:....... 403 071 854 382 841 551 56 608 949 53 840 692 79 059 677 77 376 149 179 058 417 169 714 532 314 727 043 300 931 373 166 503 187 323
7-Uj2 lJoherpgr. ............ 6311701 522 3 044 236 655 341 072 323 213 881 925 707 451041 397 430 807 1 185 793 785 676 252 338 2234 317 149 1 287 565070 203 032 134 89130949
7-03. Total ............... 6714773 376 3 427 078 206 397 681 272 267 722617 786 510 718 474 806 956 1364 852 202 845966 870 2 549 044 192 1 588 496 443 203 198 637 89 318 272
8-01. Commutationfares . . ... $4468 803 $4 120 764 $695 857 $653 449 $900 190 8 846 216 $ 1 922 855 $1 763 342 $3 518 902 6 3 263 007 $ 2 143 $2 308
8-02 ..'Jrf.....far.............. .8123 449 006 $62038 640 7 392 981 $472 5304 $14814096 $8 993 470 324496231 15337 103 $46 703308 $29 055 877 $4 047 648 $1 904700
8-03. T,,i . . .. 127 917 809 66 159 404 8 088 838 15 378753 $15 714 286 $ 9 839 686 (26 419 086 17 100 445 $50 222 210 $32 318 884 $4 049 791 $1 907008
9. Passenger service train revenue . . $153 025 653 $85 141 994 $9 417 624 $6 446 192 $19 553123 $12 803 145 $ 30 320 716 119 972 926 $59 291 463 $39 222 263 $4 634 928 365 730
10. Passenger train-miles . . . 37 920 348 34 434 415 T 055 718 1 912362 5 441 244 5 289312 7 556 036 6 957 849 15052 998 14 159 523 1076 982 910 617
11. Passenger carrying car-miles . . 221517505 169064444 11204 661 8 982058 29 014 172 25 586 767 43 510 136 36 265 256 83728 969 70 834081 6 490 765 4 618 008
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 237.2 220.6 14o.9 142.1 209.6 191.8 179.5 177.4 188.8 180.5 225.4 227.7
18. Revenue per ton-mile ..... .. .0.966% 0.9370 1.3561 1.3"88 0.9130 0.906N 1.0020 0.9667 0.9820 0.967% 0.6866 0.6650
14. Revenue per ton per road . 2.29 $2.07 $1.91 $1.97 $1.91 1.74 $1.80 $1.71 $1.85 $1.74 $1.55 $1.51
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road 16.4 16.9 17.7 17.6 18.1 18.5 17.5 17.9 17.7 18.0 19.1 18.7
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.11 1.08% 1.230 1.21 1.14i 1.090 1.07% 1.04 1.120 1.080 1.290 1.230
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road .. $0.18 $0.18 $0.22 $0.21 $0.21 $0.20 $0.19 $0.19 $0.20 $0.20 $0.25 $0.23
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . 145.8 119.8 60.3 58.8 1142.1 122.6 69.5 62..7 07 .2.92. 128.5 116
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.96 2.04 2.17 2.21# 2.09 2.26 2.07% 2.270 2.09 2.2 1.99 2.
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road .. $2.85 $2.44 $1.31 $1.30 $2.97 $2.77 $1.44 81.42 $1.69 $1.6 2.56 $2.
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. .. 99.1 71.3 44.9 40.0 84.1 64.0 50.0 41.7 56.0 46.2 127.9 1114.
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.910 1.93% 2.03% 2.01% 2.00% 2.07% 1.940 2.020 1.97% 2.03% 1.990 2.140
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road. ... $1.89 $1.38 $0.91 $0.80 $1.68 $1.33 80.97 $0.84 $1.10 $0.94 $2.55 $2.45
18. Rev en- ppssnger-mila per tain-mil 177.1 -99.5 1-93.5- 14o0.0 144.5 89.8 180.6 121.6 169.3 112.2 188.7 98.1
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 30.3 20.3 35.5 29.8 27.1 18.6 31.4 23.3 30.4 22.4 31.3 19.3

ITEM SOUTHERN REGION* SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942
AGGREGATES
Mile, of r..ad oper.aed ar cl-.. iu of ,Ph
1. Freight .-'in. .. 37 268 37642 43 170 435569 45 143 45 350 54 932 55 673 29 150 29 425 129 225 130 448
2. Pas.engtr.cr. i . 30 702 313 30 35 862 36498 30 412 30765 38 397 38 617 22 135 22092 90 944 91 472
3. Numberorr,te i..r.earlrid 353 92383 31 671 250 55 132 238 50 215 468 21 330 291 24 568716 28 410 272 21 065 244 20 301 911 15 474 489 70042 474 61 108 449
4. N6umberorr.r.ei.:.r.(rnmd r,.n-oieu 1.,hous 8 069 148 7 052 501 12 519 001 112 74691 5 946 184 5 309 918 11728 605 8 586 374 5 484 421 4 007 891 23159 210 17 904 183
5 Friahr.is,,nu. $80759 508 166000775 $111 275054 $94 070679 $57001 995 $48 457645 $118524936 $86705935 $53851741 $37.939094 $229378672 $173102674
6 N-uI (.ml iruc ri.n psi.r.anr.s 3 252 673 2 685 199 3 261 368 2 695 218 1 603 254 1 541 254 1729 278 1 513822 94 204 137 997 3 426 736 3 193 073
'1-U2 Alloiler pa,.,.eng.rs 5 385 617 2761 620 6 965 239 3 529 511 2 006 244 1 107 010 4 211 229 2 093 482 2 397 494 1 020 779 8 614 967 4 221 271
6-i3 Toil 8 638 290 5 A46 819 10 226 607 6 224 729 3 609 4981 2648 264 5 940 507 3 607 304 2 491 698 1 158 776 12041 703 7 414 344
Nurbe." -i u.e pamcrigir .xe rned one mile
7-01 Cunin,i ,..,n pa.errid me 30771 900 26 946 227 30 938 403 27 133 550 26 975 588 26 031 839 28 904 511 25 558 266 1 526 309 3 186 523 57 406 408 54 776 628
7-02. All uit r pa.wengra 1123 246 669 563 886 852 1 326 278 803 653 017801 422 816 705 177 435 882 1780740205 708 119 410 547548 660 218 098 492 2751105570 1103~653 784
7-0.3. Total 1 154 018 569 590 833 079 1 357 217 206 680 151 351 449 792 293 203 467 721 1 809 644 716 733 677 676 549 074 969 221 285 015 2 8608 511 978 1 158 430 412
S-01 C.nni.,inor fars $395 408 $533 390 $397 551 $335 698 268 207 $ 263040 $265 581 $231 050 18 562 $27 969 $552 350 522 059
5-4)2 llother far.-. $22 871 63? 610 602 924 $26 919 280 12 507 624 $7707 072 3 431 271 931028 853 1126653202 11090493 $4 378 666 649826 418 620475139
--)3 Toll 23267 040 $10936 314 $27 316 831 12 843322 $7 975279 53 694 311 531 294 434 512 896 252 (11109 055 4 406635 150 378 768 20997 198
9. Pa.u-eger ~,,'-ie trick. r..esndu $26 813 920 $13 758 893 $31 448 848 $ 16 124 6235 10 886 637 $5 836 912 38 240 749 $17 981 879 $13 157 956 $5 976 317 *62 285 342 $29 795 108
lu Passngerirn.rml-..l- 6052 148 5 431 408 7 129 130 6 342025 4 222 913 3 835 990 8 367 687 7270112 3 147 620 2 826765 15 738 220 13 932 867
II. Panen.er (inuierarn.dE. 35 556 193 27 033 32 42046958 31 651 390 19 214 984 13 528 891 59 104 752 40 531 534 17 421 842 12 518 548 95 741 578 66 578 973
AVERAGES
FrEIGoe TRAFFIC.
12. Miles per r.,nue ion pr rad 228.0 222.7 227.1 224.5 278.8 216.1 412.8 407.6 270.1 259.0 330.6 293.0
13 Reve1ae. per ion-nmle 1.001# 0.936 0.8890 0.83 0.9259% 0.913% 1.0110 1.010 / 0.982! 0.947% 0.990% 0.9670
14. Revenue per Ion per road .$2.28 $2.08 $2.02 11.87 $2.67 $1.97 $4.17 $4.12 $2.65 $2.45 $3.27 $2.83
CoMMui.ATION PA&--.ENOER TRArrIC
15-4)1 MlilUE. pr pa.r.nger per Toad 9.5 10.0 9.5 10.1 16.8 16.9 16.7 16.9 16.2 23.1 16.8 17.2
16-ul Reienue per pa:. nger-mde .1.28% 1.24< 1.28% 1.2144 0.99" 1.01% 0.92% 0.900 1.220 0.88% 0.96%f 0.95
17-01 Re.enu. per pa&.enger per road 2 0.12 0.12 0.12 0.12 0.17 $0.17 *0.15 60.15 *0.20 *0.20 $0.16 (0.16
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TEArIC:
15-02 Mldes per passenger per road 208.6 204.2 190.4 185.0 210.8 160.3 422.9 338.2 228.4 213.7 319.3 261.5
16-02. Reenu. per pas.enger.mile 2.041 1.880 2.03W 1.924 1.82% 1.93% 1.7 1.1w 2.0 g 2.01 1.81% 1.86*
17-02. Retenue pir p&a.&nger per road 4.25 $3.84 63.86 $8.4 $3.84 $3.10 $7.37 $6.05 $4.63 $4.29 $5.78 14.85
TOTAL PaENG-En TRAFFIc.
16-03 Miles per pa&sgr per road 133.6 108.5 132.7 109.3 124.6 76.8 304.6 203.4 220.4 191.0 233.2 156.2
16-03. Revenue per p.acenger-mile 2.020 1.85% 2.01 1.89 1.77 1.82' 1.73; 1.76% 2.020 1.99% 1.79% 1.810
17-03 Revenue per passenger per road 2.69 2.01 $2.67 2.6 2.21 $1.39 $527 *3.58 $4.46 3.80 4.18 $2.83
18 Re enue pa.sger-rimaesper rai.-Mile. 190.7 108.8 190.1 107.2 106.5 53.0 216.3 100.9 174.4 78.3 178.5 83.1
19. Revenue pamsenger-milea per ear-mne 32.5 21.9 32.3 21.5 23:. 15.0 30.6 18.1 31.5 17.7 29.3 17.14
Sw'rreootve with January 1994the IllIlnoB 1 eentr-al H. 1. Go. reports as c"Colmitation" certain trafria previousl
reported asa All other passengers." Figures for 1942 In this statement have been restated to afford a correct
comparison with 1943.


Subject to revision


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)
APRIL 1943










INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 137 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR FOUR MONTHS ENDED WITH APRIL, 1943 AND 1942


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM
1943 1942 19113 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service ..228 474 230 438 6918 6965 25 356 25 512 23 703 23 892 55 977 56 369 5904 5 939
2. Passenger service . . .. 162 526 164 922 5 310 5 336 15 326 15 878 15 123 15 480 35 759 36 694 5161 5 178
3. Number of revenue tonscarried ........ 949 518 919 802 832 474 36 995418 32821 206 196 320 280 168781 489 238 569 289 207774 245 471 884987 409376 940 76 359 877 63604 824
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thous) 229 863 978 182 014 772 5 403 142 4 609 924 41 469 548 32 525 936 43 166958 36 452 222 90 039 648 73 508 082 17 195 070 14 853 024
5. Freight revenue. . . .. $2 183 738 859 $1 684742 390 $72 289033 $64249650 $371444523 $295704065 $421038232 $350955385 $864771788 $710909100 $118579175 $99460652
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers . 103 048 688 92 229 572 13 273 710 12 267 922 18 431 632 17 819 599 43 428 644 37383 924 75 133 986 67 471 445 37 070 44 245
6-02. All other passengers . . 164 963 553 92911 119 22 358 917 13739 430 19797 510 12502 234 64 874 262 38 402 588 107 030 689 64644 252 5 826 558 2742018
6-03. Total . . . 268012241 185140 691 35632627 26007 352 38229142 30321833 108 302906 75786 512 182164675 132115697 5 863628 2786 263
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpassengers . 1694 901 232 1.557 802 199 232 344 797 214 765 226 334 492 755 331056 790 756 415 167 665 361 437 1 323 252719 1 2111835453 682 637 833 647
7-02. Allotherpassengers . .. 23 086 517 126 10 912 105 625 1 302 510974 792 357 129 2 564 012 299 1 410 135 575 4 383 566 193 2 372 440 382 8 250 089 466 4 574 933 086 752 989 088 309 402 687
7-03. Total . . ... 24 781 418 358 12 469 907 824 1 534 855 771 1 007 122 355 2 898 505 054 1 741 192 36 5 139 981 360 3 037 801 819 9 573 342 185 5 786 116 539 753 671 725 310 236 334
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutationfares . ... $18 667009 $16454945 $2 857 134 $2555706 $3777713 $3570937 $8063344 $6743166 $14 698 191 $12869 809 $8164 9017
8-02. All other fares. . . 9449 641 204 6219 259 383 $28 270 701 17321 823 $50953 818 931030146 191 493 135 953391276 $170717 654 $101743 245 15 234 166 $6 530 584
8-03. Total . . . 468 308 213 $235714 328 31127 835 519 877 529 $54 731 531 34 601 083 99 556479 560134 442 $185 415 845 $114 613 054 $15 242 330 $6539401
9. Passenger service train revenue . .... $558 795 625 $302 577725 $36098084 $23787 223 $ 68 729037 $45028 773 $113 926 493 $70856 762 $218 753 614 $139672 758 $17 510070 $8 216 689
10. Passengertrain-miles . . 151 287 470 136 974 937 8 122 521 7 635 504 21 775 358 20 895 363 30 166 025 27 710 556 60 063 904 56 241 423 4 246 675 3 548 942
11. Passengercarrying car-miles . . 872 584 133 659 753 673 43 417 96 35 589 991 112 551 200 99 634 950 170 228 59 141 554 846 326 197 756 276 779 787 25 353 012 17 711 966
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road 242.1 226.7 146.0 140.5 211.2 192.7 180.9 175.4 190.8 1798 225.2233.5
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . 0.950 0.926 1.338 1.39 0.896 0.909 0.975 0.963 0.960 0.966 0.690 0.670
14. Revenue per ton per road . . .2.30 $2.10 $1.95 81.96 $1.89 $1.75 1.76 81.69 $1.83 $1.7 1. 5 $1.56
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
16-01. Miles per passenger per road . 16. 16.9 17.5 17.5 18.1 18.6 17.4 17.8 17.6 18.0 18.4 18.8
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.10 1.06 1.23 1.19 1.13 1.08 1.07 1.01 1.11 1.06 1.20# 1.08
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road $0.18 $0.18 $0.22 $0.21 60.20 $0.20 (0.19 $0.18 $0.20 $0.19 $0.22 $0.20
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . 139.9 117.4 58.3 57.7 129.5 112.8 67.6 61.8 77.1 70.8 129.2 112.8
16-02.Revenue per passenger-mile 1.95 2.0 2.17 2.19 1.99 2.20 2.090 2.250 2.07% 2.220 2.020 2.110
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road . 2.73 2.36 1.26 81.2 2.57 2.48 $1.41 $1.39 $1.60 $1.57 $2.61 $2.38
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03.Milesperpassengerperroad. . 92.5 67.4 43.1 387 75.8 57 47.5 40.1 52.6 43.8 128.5 111.3
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile 1.89. 1.89 f 2.03 1.917 1.89% 1.99 1.940 1.98% 1.940 1.98% 2.02 2.11
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road ... $1.75 61.27 60.87 $0.76 $1.:43 $1.14 $0.92 $0.79 $1.02 0.87 $2.60 2.35
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 16.8 91.0 189.0 131.9 133.1 83.3 170.4 109.6 159.41 102.9 177.5 87.4
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 28.4 18.9 35.4 28.3 25.8 17.5 30.2 21.5 29.3 20.9 29.7 17.5
ITEM SOUTHERN REGION* SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
IT E M -----------_ -------_-------------------_------ _------------_--------------_------ _-----
1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service . . 37 293 37 643 43 197 43 582 45 171 45 350 54 948 55 703 29 161 29 434 129 300 130 487
2. Passengerservice . . 30 706 31 490 35 867 36 668 30 420 30 756 38 345 38 711 22 135 22 093 90 900 91 560
3. Number of revenue tons carried. ... ... 140525 192 115 381262 216 885069 178986086 72 529067 72694197 108 496199 82142349 79723 597 59 632 902 260748863 214469448
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thous) 32 974 087 25 310 199 50 169 157 40 163 223 22 528 571 19 606 404 45 261 871 33 894 653 21 864 731 14762 410 89 655 173 68 263 467
5. Freightrevenue . . 320656462 35243284 (439 2.35 637 $334703936 $213178659 $174749 685 $455 873 121 $325142058 6210 679654 $139237611 $879731434 $639 129 354
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers . 13211545 11291109 13 248 615 11 3353 54 6 959 854 6750050 7 268 280 6 137 675 437 953 535 048 14666 087 13 422773
6-02. Allother passengers . 20 217 185 9 916 967 26043 743 12 658 985 7 596 226 4 295 370 15 358 138 7 686 675 8 934 757 3 625 837 31 8689 121 15 607 682
6-03. Total . . ..... 33428730 21 208 076 39 292 358 23994 339 14 556080 11045 430 22626418 13824350 9372710 4160885 46 555208 29030655
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpassengers . 124710469 116470111 125 393 106 1173 03 758 116 611 809 113 624 676 121 848 330 102672 335 7795 268 13017 977 246 255407 229314 988
7-02. Allotherpassengers . . 4168950322 2 021670 525 4921939410 2 331073 212 1540662029 672335807 6 328 306086 2 546 454,639 2045520135 787308881 9 914 488 250 4006099327
7-03. Total . . . 4293660791 2138140 636 5047332516 2448376970 1657273 838 785960483 6450154416 2 649 126 974 2053 315403 800326 858 10160 743 657 4235414 315
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutationfares . $1586584 $1374229 $1594748 1383246 $1162855 $1154391 61 120895 $942087 $90320 $105412 $ 2374070 $,201890
8-02. Allotherfares. . . .... 84 350 848 $37743810 699 585 014 944274194 928211297 612648751 1110029783 644806128 641097456 615787065 9179338536 673241944
8-03. Total . . . ... 85 937 432 $39 118 039 $101 179 762 5 657 440 529 374 152 513803 142 111 150 678 $45 748 215 541 187 776 15 892 477 5181712 606 575443 834
9. Passengerservice train revenue . ... $ 98 833 948 $48844 153 $116 344018 $57060842 $39663134 21542316 135418202 $62873711 $48616657 21428098 $223697993 $105 844 125
10. Passengertrain-miles . . . 24173062 21735 110 28 419 737 25 284 052 16 893 874 15302 500 33 189 751 28908 506 12 720,204 11 238 456 62 803 829 55449 462
11. Passenger carrying ar-miles . ... 143 059 454 108 483 301 168 412 466 126 195 267 76 981 54 54 228 017 230 377 034 153742 134 70 6:L5 334 48 808 468 377973911 256 778 619
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 234.6 219.4 231.3 224.4 310.6 269.7 417.2 412.6 27 2476 343.8 318.
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . 0.972 0.92 % 0.8716 0.83; 0.946 0.891 1.007# 0.95 0.9 0.943 0..981# 0.9363
14. Revenue per ton per road. . 2.28 2.0 2.03 $1.87 $2.9 $2.,0 $4.20 $3.9W $2.64 2.33 $3.37 $2.96
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . 9.1 10.3 9.5 10. 16.8 16.8 16.8 16.7 17.8 24.3 16.8 17.
16-401. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.27 1.18 1.27% 1.1 1.000 1.020 0.920 0.92% 1.160 0.810 0.96, 0.
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road $0.12 $0.12 $0.12 $0.12 $0.17 $0.17 $0.15 $0.15 $0.21 $0.20 o0.16 60.16
ALL OTERm PASSENGER TnIc:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . 206.2 203.9 189.0 184.1 202.8 156.5 412.0 331.3 228.9 217.1 310.9 2567.
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . .02 1.87% 2.02 1.90% 1.8}3 1.88 1.74 1.7 2.01 2.01# 1.81 .
17-02. Revenue per passeger per road $4.17 $3.81 $3.82 $3.50 $3.71 *2.91 7.16 $5.83 $4.60 $4.35 $5.62 4.,
TOTAL PAsENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road 128.4 100.8 128.5 102.0 113.9 71.2 285.1 191.6 219.1 192.3 218.3 115.9
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.000 1.83 2.000 1.6 1.6 177# 1.76 .72 1.730 2.01# 1.992 .1.79 1.1
17-. Revenue per passenger per road . $2.7 1.84 $2.$158 $2.02 $1.25 .91 $3.31 $4.39 :.0 .$1.90 $2
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 177.698.114 177. 9 98 98.1 51.94 3 91.6 161.4 71.2 161.8 7
19. Revenue passenger-miles per ar-mie 30.0 19.7 30.0 19.4 21.5 14.5 28.0 .17.2 29.1 16.4 26.9 16.5
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afford a correct comparison with 1943.


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Subject to revision


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


31262088548788 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT -ECNOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 18 reports of revenue traffic statistic representing 137 stem railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


FOR TIE MONTH OF WAY, 13 AND IS 4


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM
1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1" Freight service ............228 285 230 249 6 918 6 969 25 301 25505 23 694 23 863 55 913 56 337 5 902 5 953
2. Passengerservice . . 162 676 164 715 5 310 5 337 15 325 15 929 15 145 15 463 35 780 36 729 5 160 5 164
3, Nuimberofrevenuetonscarried. . 255 844 082 242 657 618 8 954 745 8 970 191 50063 153 47 773 742 64 81:9296 64 194 136 123 837 194 120938069 20178 905 29 773 111
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile(thous) 62 146 617 54 289 168 1 351 600 1 347 526 10 951 454 9 586 361 12 121 997 11 385 418 24 425 051 22 319 305 4 497 797 4 521 301
5. Freightrevenue.. ... . . 574 036 617 $488237135 $17 861 138 $17 453410 $96 455922 $83 057396 $112 166 988 OL.02 618 386 $226 482048 203 109 992 $29 922 850 $30 049 252
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutationpassengers . 25823493 235 108148 3222499 3070416 4664587 4 375 857 11175208 9867805 19062294 173 14078 7 558 -8948
6-02. All other passengers . . 46 178 251 28 707 876 5 969 150 4 191 549 5 459 130 3 701 002 18 517 338 12 198 907 29 945 618 20 091 458 1 621 820 8.0 576
6-03. Total . . . 72 001 744 51 816 024 9 191 649 7 261 965 10 123 717 8 076 819 29 692 546 22 066 712 49 007 912 37 405 536 1 629 378 859-524
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpassengers . 432 609 390 398 068 518 56 913 852 54 194 369 87 105 184 82 896 757 196 661 987 179 301 995 340 681 023 316 393 121 152 921 170 342
7-02 Allotherpassengers . . 6575 773 589 3 424 590763 371 643 815 252 190 929 776 483 529 436 172 377 1 256 756 679 744 041 379 2 404 883 823 1 432 404 685 209 269 502 101 540 973
7-03 Total . . . 7 008 382 979 3 822 459 281 428 557 667 306 385 298 863 588 513 519 069 134 1 453 418 665 923 343 374 2 745 564 846 1 748 797 806 209 422 423 101 711 315
8. Passenger revenue: r
8-01. Commutation fares . .... $4 669 092 64279381 $675 610 $664 462 $966 153 $911 631 02050211 $1 852 946 3 691 974 $3 429039 $1951 02189
8-02. All other fares. . 128 923 192 70068866 08 213 318 5 466328 L 5989787 $9918304 $26062540 (16 600 032 50 265 645 31984 664 4 083 599 2149931
8-08. Total . $133592 284 174 348 247 $8 888 928 16 130790 '16 955 940 $10 829 935 $ 28112751 918 452 978 53 957 619 35413703 4 085 550 (2152120
9. Passengerervicetrainrevenue. . ... 158 369 654 $92212 202 $10 002 910 $7 184 580 20 52706 5 $13 714 653 133 124 746 $21 217 506 $63 654 721 $42 116 739 $4 633 758 $2 614 210
10. Passengertrain-miles . . . 38 180 684 35 094 176 2 084 907 1 956 522 5 633 084 5 466 170 7 668 212 7 137 387 15 386 203 14 560 079 1 110 677 933 676
11. Passenger carrying car-miles .......... ..224 342 266 175 050 764 11 583 319 9 495 967. 31 015 700 26 649 358 44 632 150 37 967 660 87 231 169 74 112 985 6 671 84" 4 828 665
AVERAGES
FaREIOaTr TRAFFIC:
12. Me per revenue per road . 242.9 237 150.9 150 218.8 200.7 187.0 177.4 197.2 184.6 222.9 228.7
13 Revenue per ton-umle 0.9. 0.89. 1.3210 1.294 0.8810 0.8660 0.9250 0.9010 0.927 0.910 0.665 .665
14. Revenueper tn perroad. . 2.24 2.01 1.99 $1.94 1.93 1.74 $1.73 $1.60 $1.83 $1.68 1.48 1.52
COM uTATION PAssENOEz TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road . 6.8 17.2 17.7 17.7 18.7 18.9 17.6 18.2 17.9 18.3 20.2 19.0
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile 1.081 1.080 1.190 1.230 1.110 1.100 1.04% 1.030 1.080 1.08 1.28 1.29
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road . 0.18 (0.19 00.21 (0.22 00.21 $0.21 s0.18 00.19 00.19 t0.20 00.26 s0.
ALL OTHER PABBENGE TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. 142.4 119. 62.3 60.2 142.2 117.9 67.9 61.0 80.3 71.3 129.0 119.4
10-02. Revenue per passenger-mile 1.96 .2.21 2.17 2. 2.270 2.070 2.230 2.09 2.23 1.952 2.120
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road . 2.79 2..38 1.30 2.93 2.68 $1.41 $1. $1.$.5 2.52 $2.53
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03, Miles per passenger per road . 97 7.8 46.6 42.2 85. 4. 48.9 41.8 56.0 46.8 128.5 118.3
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 9 1.2.07 2.00 1. 2. 1.93 2.00 1.97 2.0 1.95 2.
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road ... $.1.6 1. (0.97.84 1.7 1 1.10 0.95 $2.51 $2.50
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 183.6 108. 205.6 1.6 1. 90 18129.4 178.4 120. 108.9
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile .. 312 21. 3.0 2.3 127.8 5 39_4.3__31.523__ ___
SOUTHERN REGIONs SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWEST ERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM
1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 19412 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service . . . 37 263 37 582 43 165 43 505 45 141 45 345 54 922 55 663 29 144 29 399 129 207 130 407
2. Passenger service . . . 30 766 31 330 35 926 36 494 30 583 30 790 38 252 38 610 22 135 22 092 90 970 91 492
3. Number of revenue tons carried. . .... 35 300 981 32707307 55 479 886 52 480 410 29 793 385 30 020 091 27 454 200 22 396 731 19 279 417 16 022 309 76 527 002 69 239 131
4. Numberof revenuetons carriedonemile(thous) 8 872 308 7 619 830 13 370 105 12 141 131 6 803 614 5 985 469 12 290 05'1 9 470 291 5 257 788 4 372 972 24 351 461 19 828 732
5. Freightrevenue . . $82702577 $70 521685 $112625427 (100570 937 $61451015 $53542657 $123616730 $90012703 $49 861397 $41000 846 $234929 142 $184 556 206
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutationpassengers . 3229423 2 669421 3236981 2.678 369 1 62111i 1488 061 1 800787 1 467 307 102 320 160 333 3 524 210 3 115701
6-02. All otherpassengers . . 5 801 047 3 055 467 7 422 867 3 906 043 2 29 338 1 249 356 4 206 315 2 320 707 2 310 113 1 140 312 8 809 766 4 710 375
6-03. Total . . . 9 030 470 5 724 888 10 659 848 6 584 412 3 914 449 2 737 417 6 007 102 3 788 014 2 412 433 1 300 645 12 333 964 7 826 076
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers . 30 904 383 26 588 652 31 057 304 26 758 994 28 752 840 25 815 501 30 386 394 25 242 408 1731 820 3 858 494 60 871 063 54 916 403
7-02. Allotherpassengers . .... 1 189 651 736 572 756 422 1 398 921 238 674 -297 395 465 731 17 21'7 875 452 1 779 995 160 838 494 269 526 242 190 -261 318 962 2 771 968 52b 1 317 688 683
7-03. Total . . . 1 220 556 119 599 345 074 1 429 978 542 IT0105" 389 494 484 027 243 690 953 1 810-3 81 554 863 736 677 '527 974 010 265 177 456 2 832 839 591 1 372 605 086
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01 Commulauon aroa . ... $394 585 $328 707 (596 536 33.0 896 3280 907 (259 690 $279 130 $225 336 $20 54 t $34 A 0 $580 582 $519 446
8-02. Allother fares . . 23800224 11 831 268 $27 883 823 13981199 $8 504 522 4 136 068 31 818 656 14 800 244 10 450 54. 5 166 u-l1 50 773 724 $24103003
8-03 Toal ....... 24 194 809 12 159975 328 280 359 14 312 095 8 785431 4 39 758 $32 097 786 5 025 550 10 471 080 ,5201 111 651 354 306 $24 622 449
9. Passengerervicetrain revenue . . 27447 343 $14946 336 $32081101 17560546 $11 557 498 $6 472653 $38 547 445 $19 399672 $12528 880 $6 662 5 2 062633832 $32534917
10. Passengertrain-miles . . .5 951 067 5 327 902 7 061 744 6 261 578 4 304 667 3 919 166 8 405 051 7 449 611 3 0235 01 2 903 7.12 15 732 737 14 272 519
11. PaMsenger carrying ar-miles : ...... 3204 340 26 668 967 40 876 182 31 497 632 14753 325 14 212 257 GO 016 866 41 991 946 16 464 724 13 235 941 96 234 91! 69 440 147
AVERAGES
FaRIGoT TRAmer:
12. Miles per revenue ion per road . 251.3 233. 241.0 231.3 228.4 9.4 447.7 422.8 272.7 260.0 3.2 286.4
13. Revenue per Iton-mile . 0.9 0.926 0.84 0.828 0.90 0.8 1.006 0.950% 0.948% 0.938 .965 -0.931
14. Revenue per ton per road. . . .$2 $2.1 2.03 1.9 2.06 $1.78 4.50 $4.02 (2.59 $2.44 $3.07 82.67
ComMrrATION PassMEGn TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . 9.6 10.0 9. 10.0 17. 17.3 16.9 17.2 16.9 24.1 17 17.6
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.28 1 0 1.0o1 0.92% 0.89 1.19 0.890 O. 0.95%
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road . 0.12 00.12 0.12 00.12 0.7 0.17 0.16 (0.15 0.20o 0.21 o0. 00.17
ALL OrnEn PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. .... 205.1 187. 1885 172.6 203.1 174.4 .2 361 227.8 229.2 314.6 279.7
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.00 2.01 2.07%.83 1.90 1. 1.8 1.
.3.0 #$3 0:54.7 1.9 .. 1.98 1.8
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road .4.10 3.8 3. 3.5 $37 -31 $7.5 $6.38 4.52 $4.53 $5.75 .12
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. 1. 1014.7 1314.1 106. 126.3 9.0 301.4 228.0 218.9 203 229.7 175*.
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile .... 2 .. 1 2*.1 $ 1.7 1 1 -
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road$1 .. 2 $212 $2 .8.7 '2 1.0 1.9 1. % 1.8
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile 205.1 112.5 202. 112.0 14.9 62.2 4 174.7 91.3 10.1
19. Revenue pamenger-miles per car-mile 35.7 22.5 35.0 22.3 25.0 17.1 0.2 20.6 32.1 20.0 29.4 19.8
Effeotiv with Januar 1943 the Illinois Central R. O. r8oort. OItO-utlan1 .Iio')an tjaff. ir.yvoull.
reported a sAll other paengers." gM f 1942 In le t:*mtsmmnt=a .E "n re t m "ta...o a T r.ai..o1or.
comparison with 1943.







INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS 1 STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 137 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)


FOR FIVE MONTHS ENDED WITH MAY. 1943 AND 194M


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
Freightservice#.......... ...... 228435 230402 6918 6966 2545 25 510 23700 23836 55963 56 362 5904 5 936
2. Passenger service # . . ... 162 637 164 892 5310 5 336 15 325 15889 15128 15 477 35 765 36 7Q2 5161 5 175
3. Number of revenue tons carried ...... 1.205 2405352 1045490092 45950163 41791397 246383433 216555231 303 388 585 271 968 381 595722181 530 15 009 96502441 835377 935
4. Numberofrevenuetonscarriedonemile(thous) 291 995 270 236303 940 6 754 742 5 957 450 52 421002 42 112 297 55 288 955 47 837 640 114 464 699 95 907 387 21 686 087 19 374 325
5. Freight revenue . . . $2757 838607 $2 172979 525 90150171 $81683860 467898445 $378761461 $533205220 $453573771 $1091253836 $914019092 $148502025 $129 509 904
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutationpassengets ....... 128 72 181 115 337 720 16 496 209 15 338 338 23096 219 22195 456 54 603 852 47 251 729 94 196 280 84785 523 44 628 53 193
6-02. Allother passengers ........211 133 859 121 618 993 28 328 067 17 930 979 25.256 640 16 203 236 83 391 600 50 601 495 136 976 307 84 735 710 7 441 946 3 592 594
6-03. Total . . . ...... 340 006 040 236 956 713 44 824 276 33 269 317 48 352 859 383 98 692 137 995 452 97 853 224 231 172 587 169 521 233 7 486 574 3 645 787
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpassengers ....... 2127510 622 1 955 870 717 289 258 649 268 959 595 421 597 939 413 953 547 953077 154 844 663 432 1 663 933 742 1 527 576 574 835 558 1 003 989
7-02. Allother passengers . . 29 662 696 937 14 336 496 360 1 674 154 789 1 044 548 058 3 340 495 628 1 846 307 952 5 640 322 872 3 116 481 761 10 654 973 289 6 007 337 771 961 723 665 410 943 660
7-03. Total . . ....... 31 790 207 559 16 292 367 077 1 963 413 438 1 313 507 653 3 762 093 567 2 260 261 499 6 593 400 0P6 3 961 145 193 12 318 907 031 7 534 914 345 962 559 223 411 947 649
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutationfares . .. $23 336 101 $20734 326 3 532 744 $3220168 $4743866 $4482 568 $10 113 555 $8596112 $18390165 $16298 48 10115 11206
-02. Allotherfares. . . 578565814 9289328249 36486019 22788 151 166943605 40948 450 t117555 675 69 991 308 9220985299 133727 909 ,19317765 p8680 315
8-03. Total . . . 601901915 1310062 575 l40018763 .26008319 571687471 145431 018 1 127 669 230 $78 587420 81239375 464 1150026757 919327 880 i8 691521
9.Passengerservicetrainrevenue.......... $717164692 $ 394789927 $46 100994 $30971803 $89256092 $58743 426 $ 147 051 238 $92074269 $282408324 $181789498 $22143828 $10830899
10. Passengertrain-miles . . .... 189 468 098 172 069 113 10 207 428 9 592 026 27 408 442 26 361 533 37 834 237 34 847 943 75 450 107 70 801 502 5 357 352 4 482 618
11. Passengercarrying car-miles . .... 1096 926079 834 807 699 55 001 280 45085958 143 566 900 126 287 570 214 860 745 179 522 506 415 428 925 350 896034 32024854 22 540 631
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRArrFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road 2142.3 226.0 147.0 142.6 212.8 194.5 1822 175.9 192.1 180.8 224.7 232.4
13. Revenue per ton-mile . 0.9.440 0.920# 1.334 10371 0.8930 0.899# 0.9640 0.9"48 0.953 0.9530 0.68o 0.6698
14. Revenue per ton per road . . 2.29 2.08 1.96 1.95 $1.90 $1.75 $1.76 1.67 $1.83 $1.72 1.5 $1.55
CoMMUTATIoN PASSENGER TRAPFPC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road . 16.5 17.0 177.5 18.3 18.7 17.5 17.9 17.7 18.0 18.7 18.9
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.10 1.06 1.22 1.20 1. 1.08 1.06 1.029 1.117 1.07 1.217 1.12
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road .0.18 00.18 00.21 $0.21 $0.21 00.20 00.19 00.18 $0.20 $0.19 $0.23. $0.21
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIc:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . 140.5 117.9 59.1 58.3 132.3 113.9 67.6 61.6 77.8 70.9 129.2 114.4
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.9 2.02 2.1 2.1 2.00 2.22 2.08 2.25 2.07 2.23 2.01 2.11
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road . 2.74 %2.38 1.29 1.27 2.65 $2.53 $1.41 $1.38 .61 $1.58 2.60 $2.42
ToTAL PASSENGER TRAFnc:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road . 93.5 68.8 43.8 39.5 77.8 58.9 47.8 40.5 53.3 44.4 128.6 113.0
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.89% 1.90% 2.011 1.98 1.91% 2.01% 19 1.9 1.94 1.99% 2.01% 2.11%
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road. $.77 1.31 (0.89 00.78 1.8 1.18 0093 00.80 $1.04 0$2.58 $2.38
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile.. 1.8 94.7 12.4 16 137.3 8..7 104 1137 16.3.3 106.4 1.
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 9.057 42________9.57.1526. 1.____________ 2:1M________2.________21.5.______ .
SOUTHERN REGION* SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942

AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service . . 37 288 37 631 43192 43 567 45 165 45 350 54958 55 696 29 157 29427 129 280 130 473
2. Passenger service . . ... 30769 31 458 35930 36 633 30453 30762 38356 38 692 22 135 .22093 90944 91 547
3. Numberof revenue tons carried. .. ... 175 826 173 148 088 569 272 328 614 231 466 504 102 322 452 102 714 288 135 950 399 104 539 030 98 916 706 76 455 211 337 189 557 283 708 579
4. Numberofrevenuetonscarriedonemile(thous) 41 846,395 32930029 63 532 482 52 304 354 29 332 185 25 591 873 57 551 930 43 364 944 27 113 974 19 135 582 113 998 089 88 092-199
5. Freightrevenue . . .... $403 359040 0305764 969 $551 861065 $435274 873 $274629 674 $228 292 342 579 489 851 $415 154 761 $260604 181 $180 238 457 $1114 723 706 $823 685 560
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutationpassengers . 16440968 13960 530 16 485 596 140135723 8 580 915 8 238 111 9069067 7 604 982 540 273 695 391 18 190305 16 538 474
6-02. Allother passengers . ........26 018 231 12 972 434 33 460 177 16 565 028 9 889 564 5 544 726 19 564 453 10 007 382 11 243 358 4 766 147 40697 375 2. 318 255
6-03. Total . ... . 42 459 199 26 932 964 419 945 773 30 S578 751 18 470 52P 13782 837 28 633 520 17 612 364 11783 631 5 461 528 58 887 680 36 856 729
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpassengers. . 155 614 852 143058 763 156 450 410 144 962 752 145 364 658 139 440 177 152 234 724 127 914 743 9 527 088 16 876 471 307126 470 284 231 391
7-02. Allotherpassengers .........5 358 602 058 2 594 426 947 6 320 325 723 3 005 370 607 2 006 393 207 890 211 259 8 108 301 246 3 384 948 908 2 572 703 472 1 048 627 815 12 687 397 925 5 323 787 992
7-03. Total . . .... 5514 216 910 2 737 485 710 6476776 133 3 149 433 359 2 151 757 868 1 029 651 436 8 260 535 970 3 512 863 651 2 582 230 560 1 065 504 286 12 994 524 395 5 608 019 373
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutationfares ....... $1 981 169 $1 702 936 $1 991 284 $1714 142 $1 443764 $1 414 081 $1S 00025 $1 167 423 110 8o' $139 832 $2 954 652 $2721 336
8-02. Allotherfares . ..... o108 151 072 649575078 9127.4688837 958855393 36715 810 16784 819 9141 o48 431 959606372 51 547 4,0 020 953 756 230 111 678 $97 344947
&-03. Total . . . 110 132 241 51278014 129 400131 59969 535 38 159 583 (18198900 1143 2?4844 560773795 (51658 2a3 L093 588 3233066330 0100066293
9. Passengerervicetrain revenue .... 126 281291 $63790489 $14842,5119 $74521 388 $51220639 $28014969 $173 965647 $82273 353 $61144.-'3 (2809068" $286331 249 $133 379 041
10. Passengertrain-iles . . 30 124 129 27 063 012 35 481481 31 845 630 21 198 5A1 19 221 666 41 594 802 36 358 117 15 743 197 14 142 190 78 536 510 39 7"i1 981
II. Passenger carrying car-miles . . 177 263 794 135 152 268 209 288 648 157 692 899 96 734 868 68 440 274 290 393 900 195734 030 87 079 7'8 6, 044 412 474 208 506 2J 218 76u
AVERAGES
Famior TaapTnic.
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 238.0 222.4 2333. 226.0 286.7 249.2 423.3 414.8 274.1 250 3 338.1 310.5
13. Revenue per ton-mile ... ... 0.9 .929 69* 0.832 0.892 957 0.96 94 0.978 0.93
14. Reenue per ton per road. . . 02.29 2.06 02.0 1.88 2.22 4.20 3.97 2.63$ 2.36 3.31 02.90
CoMMUTAnION PASSENOzE TRAmIC
15-01. Miles per passenger per road 9.5 10.2 9.5. 10.3 169. 16. 16.8 16.8 17.6 24.3 16. 17.2
16-01. Revenue per passesger-mile ..2 1.19. 1 1*1 0.1.0# 00.92 0.910, 1.1 0.80 0.19 00.96
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road . 0.12 0.12 0.1 60.12 0.1 0.17 $0.15 .15 0.21 o0.-0 b.6 s.16
ALL OTrm PASSENGER TRAfc:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . 206.0 200.0 188.9 181.4 202.9 160.6 414.4 338.2 228.8 220.0 311.7 262.0
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile 2.0. 2.02% 1.94% 1. 1.9 ... 1.750% 1.75 2.00o 2.00o 1.I1% 1.83
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road .16 $3.82 $3.81 $3.52 $3.71 3.03 7.25 $5.96 4.58 4.4o .65 4.79
ToA. PASSENGER RAIC: pe
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. .. . 1 101.6 129.7 103.0 116. 74.7 288.5 199.5 19.1 195.1 220o. 7 152.2
16-03. Revenue perpassenger-mile 2.0 1.87% 2.0* 1. 1. 1.77 1.73 1.73 2.000 1.98% 1.79 1.78
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road .2.59 (1.90 $2.55 (1. 02. 1.32 05.06 3.;5 sk.38 53.86 (3.96 $2.72
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 183.0 101.2 182.5 99.8 101.5 53.6 198.6 96.6 16h1.o 75.3 165.5 80.4
19. Revenue passertgr-liles per car-mile 31.1 20.3 30.9 20.0 22.2 15.0 28. 4 17.9 29.7 17.1 ?. 17.2
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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

II l|||II 111 IHII III1I II 1111 II 11IlI I INTERSTATE CO M E RCE COMMISSION
3 1262 08854 8770 BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 1211 reports of revenue traff statistics representing 137 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


Statement No. M-220 (OS.D)
JUNE 1943


FOR THE MONTH OF JUNE, IS AND S942


UNIV. OF FL L.
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U.S. DEPO&SO" '


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM
1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service ............. 228 076 230 107 6 918 6 969 25 159 25 364 23 679 23 861 55 756 56 194 5 902 5 925
2. Passenger service . . ... ... 162 747 164 845 5 310 5 354 15 203 15 928 15 138 15 495 35 701 36777 5 160 5 159
3. Number of revenue tons carried........ 247 382 437 247 872 330 8 833 658 9 138 578 47 411 727 49,271752 61710 735 62 320 119 117 956 120 121 186 449 16266 645 19 369 222
4. Numberofrevenuetonscarriedonemile(thous) 57 968 242 53 852 328 1 265 484 1 223 122 9 965 047 9 411 469 10 762 785 10 938 504 21 993 516 21 573 095 3 557 621 4 450 931
5. Freightrevenue . . . 549 398 621 $501 621 952 $16 584 511 $17 121 515 $90 705 129 $84919370 $105 567 487 $102 367 222 $210 857 127 $204 408 107 $23 698 871 $28 684 959
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutationpassengers . 26 939 734 23 983 734 3338 118 3 006 820 4703 997 4 543324 11 905 895 10037086 19 948 010 17587 230 7 430 7 300
6-02. Allother passengers . . 52169 993 30 982 554 6675 986 4 451 803 6 509018 4 055 524 21 340 105 13 020675 34525 109 21 528002 1 649 588 934 942
-03. Total ..... ............. 79 109 727 54 966 288 10014104 7 458623 11 213 015 8 598 848 33 246 000 23057761 54473119 39 115 232 1 657 018 942 242
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpassengers . 462 307 364 421 352 424 59699434 54473083 90002 081 87719504 216824758 187341983 3665526243 329 534570 156529 151377
7-02. Allother passengers . . 7 350 916 785 3 817 219 356 424 317 815 273 661 697 909 412 594 473 686 220 1 345 176 847 810 398 131 2 678 907 256 1 557 746 048 224 091 898 117 171 951
7-03. Total . . . 7 813224 149 4 238 571780 484 017 249 328 154780 999 414 645 561 405 724 1 562 001 605 997740 114 3 045 433 499 1 887280618 224248 427 117 3233 28
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutationfares . . 4 855 317 $4 518 828 $681070 $665 314 #981 293 $ 965 649 $2 142 569 $1 942 939 $3 804 932 $3 573 902 $1 968 $1 970
8-02. Allotherfares. . . 142 440 040 877793342 69170509 6 195 855 18710 115 611268854 28 003405 18 007 945 55884079 635472654 4 239 468 2 469457
8-03. Total . . . 147 295 357 682 312 170 99851 579 66 861 169 619 691 408 12 234503 30 145 974 19 950 884 659 689011 139046556 4 241 436 6 471 427
9. Passenger servicetrain revenue . . 171 093 866 $100 696 849 $11 097 323 $8 041 314 $23 160 427 $15 262 336 $335594 973 $22 842 794 $67 852 723 $46 146 444 $4743042 $2959135
10. Passengertrain-miles . . 37 877 678 34 475 188 2 068346 1 983 351 5 615 819 5 210 421 7 553 173 7 055716 15 237 338 14 247 488 1067 012 934 896
11. Passenger carrying ear-miles . . 228 033 088 177 969 450 11 631 656 10 084 981 31 995 066 26 297 113 44 536 102 38 301 420 88 162 824 74 683 514 6 368 964 5 025 598
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Milesper revenue ton per road .. 234.3 217.3 143.3 13.8 210.g' 189.3 1714.4 175.1. 186.5 178 0 218.7 229.1.
13. Revenue per ton-mile ....... O 0. 914i 0.931% 1.311V1. 0.914000. 0 9"0902% 0.9620 0. 0. o9590 0.9410 0.6W 0
14. Revenue per ton perroad .. 2.22 2.02 1.88 $1.87 61.91 -71 1.668 $1.6 $1.79 $1.69 $.466 l.4a
CoMMeuTATIoN PAassEoa TRA :Ic
15-01. Miles per passenger per road ... 17.2 17.6 17.9 18.1 19. 19. 18.2 18.7 18.4 18.7 21. 20.7
16-01. Revenue per passenger -mile .... 1.05 1"070.1 1.0 1.22" 1 0 1.100 0.99 1.014* 1.01 1"."08 1.210 1I.'0
17-01. Revenue perpassengerppeper road-me 0.16 60.19 0.20 60.22 $0. 021 '0.1 160.19o 69 60.20 60.26 $07
ALL Gr xscR PAws aIRo TAmc: """ 0. 027
15-02. Miles per passengerper road. . 140.9 12.2 63.6 61.5 139. 116.8 63.0 62.2 77.6 72.4 135.812
16-02. Revenue p seneripassenger-mile . 2. 2.16 2.26 2.0 8 22 2.095 2.28% 1 909 5.
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road ..62.:1 3,2.1319 2 .2 21.31 61.28 61.62 61.6 62.5
3 #2.51 #1:.37 $1.39 $87; 29- $1-31 $1-39 11692 1 65 $21 2A
TOTAL PAswsNEc TRAT FC:
15-03. Miles perpassengerperroad . 98.8 77.1 48.3 44.0 89A 65 3 47.0 43 3 559 48.2 135 124
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1 9 1.9i4 2.o4 2.09% 1.9t 25 1 930 2.060 1 6 20% 40701.8
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road 18. 1.50 9 6092 61.71 091 0.8 61.10 1.00 62.56
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 6.3 122.9 234.0 165.4 178. 107.7 206.8 141. 1 199.9 132. 210.2 125.
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 34.3 23.8 41.6 32.5 31. 121.335.1 26.03 12:5253 35.2 23:5
IT SOUTHERN REGION* SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTH STERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
_______72.Alhepeeer_ 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightservice . . .... .37 262 37 582 435164 43507 4571E5 45346 54 891 55664 29140 29396 129156 130406
2. Passenger service . . . 30 766 319330 35926 36 489 30 58 30780 38397 38707 22135 22092 91120 91579
3. Number of revenue tons carried. . . 32915645 33516 17 49182290 52885439 31 71967g 31 066 926 27 928 423 24648 998 20595 875 18084518 80244 027 73 800 442
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile thusu) 7808395 7 172 752 11 366 016 11623683 6 917 61 6 133 432 12 001 884 9937169 5689412 47584 949 24608 910 20655 550
5. Freightrevenue. . . .... 75 606062 $70 314635 99304 933 98999 594 $64248 83 4 $55445734 123050867 $99 450880 51 936860 $43317637 $239 236 561 198214 251
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
a6-l. Commutation passengers . 3412 576 2820387 3 420006 2827687 1780 439 1721 691 18698 443 1 683677 92 836 163 449 30571 718 3 5680817
6-02. Allother passengers . . 5959873 3371088 7609461 4306030 25644,33 1409009 4802037 2502068 2668953 1237445 10035423 5148522
6-03. Total . . ... 9372449 6191475 11029467 7133717 4 344 72 3130700 6500480 4185745 2761789 1400894 13607141 8717339
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers ..... 33488344 28654954 33644 873 28806331 31522085 30517 343 28966030 28632619 1648133 3861561 62136248 63011523
7-02. Allotherpassengers . . 1205022650 668965173 1429114548 786137124 57191523 254367016 2055645042 932037630 615334726 286931538 3242894981 1473336184
7-03. Total . . . 1238510994 697620127 1462759421 814943455 603437298 284884359 2084611072 960670249 616982859 290793099 3305031229 1536347707
8. Passenger revenue: l
8-O1. Commutation fares . . 46045 352638 448013 354608 317 5 296508 6 265082 257695 $19708 636115 $602372 590318
8-02. AllUotherfares . . . 24303371 62600908 628542839 15 070365 6103508"9 64985600 35544420 16512670 12117803 65752053 658013122 $27250323
8-03. Total . . . 24 749 416 5 12953546 628990 852 615 424 973 610668 481 5 282 108 35 809 502 616770 365 12 137 511 5 788 168 58 615 494 627 840 641
9. Passengsrservicetrain revenue. ....... 27772647 15100124 $32 515689 618059259 613819346 67 564888 $42692323 621729021 614213785 67197237 670725454 $36491146
10.Passengertrain-miles . . . 5 689 239 5157321 6756 251 6092 217 4 376 974 3 875769 8 477 571 7 448 243 3029 544 2 811 461 15 884089 14 135 483
11. Passenger carrying car-miles . . 33072139 27 051 637 39 441 103 32 077 235 21 074 637 15 009895 62 476 770 43 007699 16 877 754 13 191 107 100429 161 71208 701
AVERAGES
FainGr TRAFFIc:
12. Milesper revenue ton per road ..... 237 2 214.o 231.1 219.0 218.1 197.4 429.7 403.1 276.2 253,5 306.7 0279.
14. Revenue per ton peer road ... ... 2.30 $2.10 2.02 17 o 2.0 1.78 4.41 .03 o2.52 2.6 92.969
15-01. Miles per passenger per road . 9.2 10.2 9.8 10.2 172.,17O 1. 1 17.0 17.8 23.6 17.
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile 1 33 1.231 3 1 0970.920.90 1.20% 0.914 0-970 %l
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road $0.13 $0.13 $0.1 60.1 $0:1 $0.17 $0.1: 0150.21 $0.22 60.17 60.17
ALL OTvma PAsszoxa n Tanmc:017
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . 202.2 198.4 187.8 182.6 223.0 180 428.1 372. 230.6 231.9 3231 286.2
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 61.08 :.921 12. $1: 1392 65 200% 1 7 1.85
_oe passenoe prra....63.74 63.75 63.50 $357.65 65.78 65.29
15-03. Miles per passenger per road ..... 132.1 112.7 132.6 114.2 138.9 91.0 320.7 229.5 223.14. 207.6 242.9 176.2
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile 2.....1. 1.90 1.69% 1.77% 1.85% 1.720f7% 970 1.99% il7%1.610
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road 2.64 62.09 62.63 62.16 (2.44 ( 169 65.51 64 431 $3.19
18. Revenue passeng-miles per train-mile. 217.7 135.3 216.5 133.8 137. 73.5 245.9 129.0 20 103 208.1 i
19. Revenue passenger-miles per ar-mile .,cra_ 37.4 25.8 37.1 25.14' 128.61, 1 19.0 33:.4 122.3 136.6 22:0 132.9 _q 121:1
Effective with January 1943 the Illinois Central R. R. Co. reports as ICo.utation" oe]tain traffic previtously--------------~ -~ ------
reported as "All other passengers." Figures for 1942 In this statement have been restated to afford a correct
comparison with 1943.







INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 137 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR SIX MONTHS ENDED WITH JUNE,1943 AND 1943


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM______
1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at lose of month:
1. tFreight, viet. ............. 2 28 246 230233 6 918 6966 25 195 25367 23 697 23 881 55810 56 214 5903 5 935
2. Passengerservice ...... ....... .. 162656 164874 5310 5340 15 313 15 893 15130 15480 35753 36715 5161 5 173
3. Numberof revenuetons carried ......... 1452642626 1293362422 54783821 50929 975 293795160 266282983 365099320 334288500 713678301 651501458 112769086 102747157
4. Numberofrevenuetonscarriedonemile(thoue) 349 948647 290156 269 8020226 7180 572 62 371184 51 523 767 66 051740 58776144 136 443 150 117480483 25 243708 23825 256
5. Freightrevenue..... ........... 03307237 227 $2 674601477 $ 106734682 $98805375 $558603574 #463680 831 $636 772 707 $555940993 #1 302 110 963 $1118 427199 $172200896 $158194863
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers 155 811915 139 321 454 19 834 327 18 345 158 27 800 216 26738 780 66509 747 57 288 815 114 144 290 102 372 753 58 058 60 493
6-02. Allotherpassenges ...... 2633463556 152601547 35004053 22382782 31765658 20258760 104731705 63622170 171501416 106263712 9134038 4527536
6-03. Total . . . 419 158 271 291923001 54 838380 40727 940 59 565 874 46997 540 171 241452 120910985 285 645 706 208 636 465 9 186096 4 588029
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-0. N Commutationpaen enges....one.mile:... 2589 817 986 2377223141 348958083 323432678 511599990 501673051 1169901912 1032005415 2030459985 1857 111144 992087 1155366
7-02. Allotherpassengers . ... 37014044412 18153715716 2098472604 1318209"755 4249908222 2319994172 6985499719 3926879892 13333880545 7565083819 1186246253 528115611
7-03. Total . . ...... 39 603 862 398 20 530 938 857 2 447 430 687 1 641 642 433 4 761 508 212 2 821 667 223 8 155 401 631 4 958 885 307 15 364 340.530 9 422 194963 1 187 238 340 529 270 977
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutationfare . ... 28191418 25253154 4 213 814 38885482 05725159 $5448217 $12256123 $10539051 622195096 $19872750 $12 083 613176
8-2. Allotherfares. . 721005853 367121591 45 656528 (28984006 85655 770 52217 304 145 559080 87 999253 276869378 1169200563 235557 33 1149772
8-03. Total . 749 197 271 392374745 (49 870342 $32869488 91 378 929 157665 521 1157 815203 98538304 (299064474 (189073313 623569316 11162948
9. Passengeraervicetrainrevenue . . 888258557 495486776 $57198317 $39013118 $112 416 519 $74005762 $180 646 2f1 $114917062 $350261047 (227935942 $26 886870 13 790 034
10. Passengertrain-mile . . ....... 227345776 206544301 12275774 11575377 33024261 31571 954 45387 410 41901 659 90687 445 85048990 6424364 5417 514
11. Passengerearryingear-miles . . .....1324549 323 1012777 149 66632936 55170939 175 561 966 152584683 259 396 847 217823926 501 591749 425 579 548 38 393 818 27566 229
AVERAGES
FREGHoT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 240,9 224.3 146.4 141.0 212.3 193 5 180.; 175 8 191.2 180.3 223.9 231
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . 0.94 0.922w 1.331 1.37 0.8963 0.0 0.96 0.66 0.954 0.952 0.62 0.64
14. Revenue per ton per road...... $. 2.28 $2.07 $1.95 01.94 01.90 1.771 0..7 0965b 01.82 (1.72 $1.5 3 1.54
ComxMrTATroI PAsmENoR TAeIc:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road 16.6 17 17.6 176 18.4 18. 17.6TA 18.0 17.8 18.1 19.1 19.1
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.09 1.0 1.21 1.20 1.12 1.090 1.01.02 1.09 1.07 1.22 1.
17-01. Revenue per ssenger per road . 0.18 0.100,21 $0.21 0.21 $0.20 00.18 00.109 0.19 60.23 60.22
ALL Ormn PASBENGOE TRAFFIC
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. 114o.6 119.0 59.9 58.9 133.- 114.5 66.7 61.7 77.7 71.2 129.9 116.6
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile 2.02 2. 20 2.02 2. 2.0 2.24 2.08 2.24 1.99 2.11
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road. .2.74 (2.41 $1.36 $1.29 62.70 62.5 01.39 $1.38 $1.63 (1.59 2.8 $2.46
ToTAL PAsSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road .. 94. 70.3 44.6 403 79.9 6o. 47.6 41.0 53.8 45.2 129.2 115.4
16-03. Revenue per passengermile .. 1.8W 1.2.o04 2.00 1.92% 2.04 1.94 1.99 1.95% 2.01 1.99 2.11
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road .. 1,79 1. 0. 0.81 (,53 $1.23 60.92 60.81 01.o05 .91 2.43
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile.. 17.2 99. 199.4 141.8 144.2 89.4 179.7 118.3 69. 110. 14. 97.7
19. Revenue passenger-miles per ear-mile 29.9 20.3 36.7 29.8 27.1 18.5 31.4 22.8 30.622.1 30.9 19.2
SOUTHERN REGION* SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM-------------_________-------_---------------------
______1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 19422 1943 1942 1943) 1942
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1 Freight servied.............. 37 284 37 623 43 187 43 558 45 148 45 349 54947 55 690 29 154 29 422 129 249 130 461
2. Passengereevice#. ........... 30768 31 437 35929 36 610 30 41'7 30765 38 362 38 694 22 135 22 092 90974 91 551
3. Number of revenuetonsearried .... 208 761 655 181 604 786 321 530 741 284 351 943 134 042 181 133 781 214 163 878 822 129 188 078 119 512 581 94 539 729 417 433 584 357 509 021
4. Numberofrevenuetonscarriedonemile(thou) 49654790 40102781 74 898498 63928037 36249799 31725 305 69 553 814 53 302 113 32 8033 86 23720331 138 606 999 108 747 749
5. Freightrevenue ..... . . ... 478965101 $376079 604 $651 165997 0534 274 467 $338 878508 $283738076 $702 540 718 (514 605 641 $312 541041 $223 556 094 61 353960267 (1021 899 811
6-01. Commutation pmengere....... 19853544 167 T80917 19905602 16841410 10361404 9959802 10767 510 9288659 633109 858 830 21762023 20107 291
6-02. Allotherpassengers . . 31978104 16343522 41112142 20871058 12 433 997 6953735 24366490 12509450 13918311 6003 592 50732798 25466777
6-03. Total . . . 51831648 33124439 61017744 37712468 22815401 16913 537 3513400 21798109 14545420 6862422 72494821 45574068
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpassengere ........ 189103196 171713717 190095283 172869083 176 886743 169957520 181200754 156547362 11175221 20738032 369 262 718 347242914
7-0. Allotherpassengers .. .... 6563624708 3263 392 120 7749 870981 3791507731 2578 308420 1144578 275 10163946288 4316986 538 3188038198 1335559353 15930292906 6797124166
7-03. Total .... ... .... 6 752 727 904 3 435 105 837 7 939 966 244 3 964 376 814 2 75 195 163 1 314 535 79510 345 147 042 4 473 533 900 3199 213 419 1356 297 385 16 299 555 624 7 144 367 080
8. Passenger revenue:
8-0. Commutationfares ......... (2427215 $2055574 2439298 $2068750 $1761346 01710589 $1665107 $1425118 $130571 $175947 $3557024 $331154
8-0. All otherfares. . . 132454442 $62175986 156 011 675 73325758 647 066718 $21770419 177392 859 76119 042 $63665223 $26705 809 88 124 800 $124 595 270
8-03 Total . . . ... 134 881 657 648531560 158450973 75 394 508 48 828 064 23 481008 61790'57966 677544 160 663795794 626 881 756 $291 681 824 $127 90 924
9. Pamnger vice irainrevenue .... .. 154 053 938 $78890613 $180 940 808 $92 680 647 #65 03998,5 35 579 857 $216657 970 $104002404 $75358747 $35287926 $357056702 174 870 187
10. Passenger train-miles . ... 35 813368 32220335 42237732 37637*847 25575515 23097435 50072373 43806370 18772711 16953659 94420599 83857464
11. Passenger carrying car-miles .. .... 210335933 162203905 248729751 189770134 117399663 83450169 352870668 238741779 103957492 75235 519 574 2278 23 397427467
AVERAGES
FXamur TRAmrcr:
12. Miles per revenue ston per road . 237.9 220.8 232.9 224. 270.14 237.1 424.4 4126 274.5 2509 332.0 3042
I. Revenue per son per road.. $ .2 2.07 62.03 (2.53 $2.12 .29 .36 3.24 .
CommrTAmIou Pa uSm Tavrric:
-01. Miles per peer per road 9.5 10.2 9.5 10.3 17.1 17.1 16.8 16.9 17.7 24.1 17.0 17.3
16-01. Revenue per psenger-nl 1.28* 1.20% 1.28 1.20% 1.000 1.014 0.92% 0.91% 1.17% 0.850 0.96 0.95
17-01. Revenue per penpper road 60.12 00.12 00.12 00.12 60.17 $0.17 00.15 60.15 $0.21 $0.20o o.16 (0.16
ALL OTaR PAswRam TBAeAIc:
15-02. Mles per paMger per road. 205.3 199.7 188.5 181.7 207.0 164.6 417.1 345.1 229,2 222.5 314.0 266.9
16-02. Revenue per pasesnger-mile 2.02 1.91 2.01 1.93) 1.% 1.90% 1.75 766 2.00 2. 1
17-02. Revenue per paenger per road $4.41 03.80 $3.79 $3.51 $3.78 3.13 #7.2 6.08 058 5 5.68 4.9
TOTALr. Passaum TarCA1C
15-03. Miles per pager per road 0.3 103.7 130.1 105.1 120.8 77.7 294.4 205.2 219.9 197.6 224.8 156.8
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mle 1.7 2.00 1.90 1.77% 1.79 1.73% 1.7 1.99% 1.986 0.790 1.79%
17-08. Revenue per passenger per road 2.60 0.9 2.60 $2.00 02.14 61.39 $5.10 $3.56 (4.39 $3.92 01.o $2.81
18. Revenue paseenger-mnues per tram-mi 188.6 106.6 188.0 105.3 107.7 56.9 206.6 102.1 170.4 60.0 172. 85.2
19. Revenue pasenger-nudes per ear-n.le 32.1 21.2 31.9 20.9 23.5 15.8 29.3 18.7 30.8 18.0 28.1 18.0
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Figures for 1942 in this states at have been rests ted to afford a ocrrect comparison with 194).


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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

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3 1262 08854 9265 INTERSTATE COMMh RCE. COMt MISSION ON
1262 08854 9265 BUREAU OF TR Orr CONOMs AND EWrATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM;RAIWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled efron 128 reportss of eu toffietatisie mdrpwmt3 137 stam railway
(SWITCHING AMD TERMINAL COAES NOT INCLUDED)

SFOpR* UK fr OF JILT.Y M, I m 1*4


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREATLAKES RElDON CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM
1943 192 1943 1948 1943 3z9"1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1948
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month: 5 5 6 28 5 5 7.. 5 1 ,
1. Freighteree .. ......... 228 201 229 769 6 915 6 965 25 159 25 364 23679- 23 861 55 75 56 190 898 -5922
2. Pasengerervice . . .... 162586 164405 5305 58354 15253 158 1515134 15385 35696 36617 5160 5156
3. Number of revenue tsoaried 270745410 2549355309 9002242 a 87479248 53006 18 49-367732 67057616 63605276 129066476 121720932 20680083 18 502 598
4. Number of revenue tonscarried one mile(thous) 63 742 367 56 956 174 1 312 558 1 216 675 11 341 08 9 891 366 12 385 237 11 580 314 25 058 882 22 488 3554 692 499 4 172 392
Freight revenue 582 739944 533 319 874 $16 734 417 16834641 96 330192 88 485 544 113 045 597 $105 949 741 $226 110 206 $211 269 926 $31 308031 2 197 998
8. Number of revenue passengers carried
6-01. Commutationpassengers .. ... 26 443287 23 465 111 31773 46 28885 746 45655884 4 273 920 11 644 011 10422737 19 387 241 17 582 403 7 193 6888
6-02. Allotherpaengers 58 403 347 36 610 937 7 857 820 5 239 402 7 412 483 4 705 616 24556 881 15585 874 39 827 126 25 530 892 1 839 176 1 044 736
S. Toral 84846.634 60 076048 11035166 8125148 11 918 309 8 979 556 36800 892 26008611 59214 367 43 113295 1 846 368 1 051624
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpassenger. .... 470751 581 422 778 022 57 999 789 53 161544 91 021 167 83 676 725 222394 407 201 252 306 371 415 363 338 090575 169992 148-133
7-02. Allotherpasemngr .. ... 7871473532 4 341726618 479 862 254 327596907 993051935 568031766 1 538 445097 934167475 3 011359289 1 829796148 258542442 127774670
7-08 Total .. . . . 8 342 225 113 4764504640 537 862 043 380 758 451 1084073105 651 708 491 1760 839 504 113 5 419781 33 82774 652 2 167 886 723 258 702 434 127 922 803
8. Pas engr revenue
8-01. Commutation fares . ...5076410 $4 511 945 5 6$8242 $646448 $959880 $909950 8 06468 $2069208 $3824590 43625600 $1978 $1911
8-02. All other fares . . 11 46 692 $87 312203 10418605 7 253 584 $20 48859 12298064 3.1 736336 20 536 233 662643460 140087881 94797319 62728155
8-08. Total . . 56323102 (91824148 11076 847 7 90002 214439 13208014 3 942 804 282 605 441 6 468 050 4713 481 4 799 897 2730 066
9. Passengerservicetrainrevenue . ... 179 721058 #108 920860 612 51011 68944047 62461 563 615 850 236 $37378497 $25245 662 $74 248 021 $50019.945 $5 601 884 3$5 53 612
10. Pasengr train-miles .39756284 36126319 2196252 212917 5 856590 5490049 8041464 7486061 160943 06 15105282 1123572 969147
11 Pasenger carryingar-mile. ......... 46973906 194392943 13 242693 11 285 146 34 469 5 4 29 234 896 48953166 42153370 96665383 82 673412 6 875 286 5 440 535
AVERAGES
FREIGHTr T APIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road ..... 235.14 223.4 145. 139.1 214. 200.4 184.7 178.9 194.0 1.8 2269 225.5
13: Revenue per ton-mile ............... 0.91, 0.936. 1.2 \ 1..3 0 .. 0.89 0.93 0.9318 0.903 0.93 0.67 20.67V
14. Revenue per ton per road. . 2.15 2.09 1.6 1.9 1 1.79 1.69 1.67 1.75 1.74 1.51 1.52
ComrTATinoi PAsareaOa TUAFIC
101. Milesperpasenger perroad . 17.8 18.0 18.3 18.4 19.9 19.6 19.1 19.3 19.2* 19.2 22. 21.
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.08 1.07 1.13 1.22 1. 1.090 0.990 1.03) 1.03% 1.07% 1.24 1.
17-01. Revenue per asenger per road . (0.19 60.19 60.91 (0.22 60.21 0.21 (0.19 60.20 $0.0 60.21 60.28 00,28
ALL. Ormtza PassNozza c
15-02. Mdles per passenger per road . 134.8 118.6 61. 62.5 134. 120.7 62.6 59.9 75.6 71.7 14.6 1.3
16-02. Revenue per pamenger-mile 1.922 2.Q0 2.17 2.21 2. 2.17 2.06% 2.20% 2.08% 2.19% 1. 2.
17-0B. RevenueNr passenger per road . (.59 2.. 1.33 1.38 *2.7 2.61 $1.29 $1.32 61.57 $1.57 62.61 62.6
TonTA PASeAmxNoma TvAc:
1S-0. Milee per passenger per road 98. 79.3 48.7 46.9 90. 72.6 48.6 4 5 50.3 140 122.6
10-. Revenue per paaenger-mile . 1.9 2.0 2.07 1.2. 1.9 1 12.0 2.
17-08. Revenue per passenger per road . 1. 1.53 $1.007 0.97 61. 4.0 40.9e 0oA $1.2 $1.01 t.4 2.61
IS. Revenue passenger-milesper train-mile. 209.8 131.9 244.9 178.8 185. 118. 219.0 151.7 .5 230.2 132
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 33.8 24.5 40.6 33.7 31. 2.3 36.0 26.9 35.0 6.2 _. ___
SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NOTRNREGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
1943 194a 1943 1942 i1943 1942 1943 19423 1943 1942 1943 19142
AGGREGATES
.Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightservice.. . .. ....... 37 256 37 51 43 154 43 439 45 265 45 345 54 891 55 498 29 140 29 297 129 296 130 140
2. Pasenger service . . .... 30766 31275 35986 36431 30 568 30708 382528 38650 22124 22005 90 964 91 357
8. Numberof reenuetonsecarried. ..... .. 34275 458 33499 211 54955 541 52 001 809 34 554 81 33 214955 306293 54 28144848 21539 238 19 852765 86723393 81 212 568
4. Numberof reenuetonscarriedonemileithous) 8 827 657 7 492 33a 12 920 156 11 664 730 7 S68 370 6 548 778 12 634 698 11 217 575 5 780 261 5 036 742 25783 329 22 803 089
5. Freightrevenue. T74319 75 71 224 384 $105 627 783 99 4223828 66 749 643 -60 419 40S $130-486 3028 114466444 $53766010 47741714 $251001955 8822687,566
6. Numbe of revenue passengers carried:
6-OL Commutation paasengers.......3583644 2667589 3590836 2 674 477 16140680 1530159 1.756669 1509844 94479 168828 3465210 3 808 8231
-02. All other passenger .. . 6212662 3933451 8051838 4978187 2903641 1 79 62 4550301 2455864 3070481 1450966 10524383 6 101 58
6-03. Total . . 9 796 306 6,601040 11 642 674 7652664 45177*3 3385787 6306970 4364508 3164900 1619794 13989593 9310089
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile: 92 060165,
7-01. Commutauon passengers . 38 36656 26772787 38526 557 26920 920 29 169 7 918 30085289 86536973 155504 3861642 60809661 57 76 527
7-02. All otherpassengers . . 1207715828 7400871288 14662858270 867861958 64 732 58 299829932 2 089 856392 1 00.5 00 017 679 07 33918563 3393855973 164406851
7-08. Total .. ... 1246082393 766860075 1504784827 8947852878 653901 83 327 197 844 2 119941681 1031 616 990 680822118 343020205 3454665634 1701835039
8. Passenger revenue:
I. Cominmutaun fare . . $664130 6334560 6666108 6336471 888279 (876038 878179 237212 $19254 36624 6585712 6549874
8-02. Allotherfare. . 24 086 626 $13 854 83 (2888 945 16583 008 10 34 963 $5 544 743 65 724 122 18 186 932 $13 160 202 909 639 59 719 87 30 641 14
8-08. Total . . ... .. 24'750756 114189413 29 550 053 16 919479 11123 42 5 80 781 6 002 301 618424144 13179456 16946263 $60304999 $31191188
9. Passenger servicetrain revenue . ... 27 286 411 616 374 717 632 888 895 $19688329 114374 8 3 67967165 043084 055 ~2 924745 $15 125 864 8 380 676 $725847428 39 872 56
10. Pasengerrain-miles . . . 5 895 577 5 319526 7019 149 6 28 673 4 581 59 40 0 231 8 839732 7722746 3221 568 2 959387 16 642889 14 739 64
11. Pangrcasrryingar-mles . . 34478535 28423160 41353 821 33863695 2 985117 17 007 983 67 892391 463 79 81 18677 194 14 472094 108954702 77855836
AVERAGES
Famaor TamIoc:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 240.0 223.7 235.1 224.5 213. 197.2 412.5 398.6 268.4 253.7 297.3 280.
18. Revenue per ton-mle . 0.90 0.951 0.81 80Q.8 9.96 0.923 1.031 1.020 0.9300 0.9 0.91 7
14. Revenue per ton per read . 2.17 2.1 1.92 1.91 1.93 1.2 4.2 64.07 $2.50 2.40 2.89 2.7
ComuTrAToN PAssNGema Tamic:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . 10.7 10.0 10 10.1 18.1 17.9 17.1 17.6 16.5 22.9 17.5 18.0
16-01. Revenue per paaseenger-mile 1.73 1.25% 1. 1.25% 0.W 10 0.922 I 0. 1.2i4 0.950 0.95, o09w
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road . 60.19 ,0.13 0.1 0.13 0. 0.18 0.16 O.1 0.0 0.0 2 60.17 60.17
A.i. OTram PAssmoan TaI, Ac:
16-02. Miles per passenger per road . 194.4 188.2 182.1 174.3 215. .- 167.0 459.3 352.0 221.2 233.7. 32.5 269.4
18-02. Revenue per passeanger-mile .. 1.99 1.87% 1.97% 1. 1.73% 1.5% 1.7j 1.i2 1.94 2.0 1.76 .(
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road . 3.8 .5 3.59 (3.3 3.7 3.09 7.65 16.37 ?$4.29 4.76 5.67 5.
TorAL PAsaomaza TaATI.c:
16-08. Miles per passenger per road . 127. 116.2 129. 116.9 144. 9. 336.1 236.4 215.1 211.8 6. 18.8
1-03. Revenue per paessenger-mile 1.99 1.85 1.96 1.81 1.7 1.70 1.79 1.94 2.03 1. .
17-08. Revenue per passenger per road . 2.5 $2. 2.54 62. 2. 1.75 5.71 4. (4.16 4. 4. $
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 211.4 144. 214.4 142.3 142. 80.6 239.8 133.6 211.3 115. 207.6 11.
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 36.1 27.0 36.4 26.48 M19. 31.51 28.86._____ 21.9
Effective with January 1943 the Illinois Central R. R. Co. reports as "Commutation. certain traffic previously
reported as "All other passengers." Figures for 1942 in this statement have been restated to afford a ooreot i
comparison with 1943. .. .


Statement No. M-220 (Oa. ) UNIV. OF_
JULY 1943 UNIV. OF FL lI




U .S D E P O S ;IT OI Y







INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 126 reports of revenue traffic atistics repre.eting 137 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)


FOR SEVEN MONUlS ENDED WIr'JULY. 1943 AND 1941


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM \
19431942 1943 1943 1943 1942 1943 14 1943 91942 1943 9142
AGGREGATES
1. t eT ......... 2288241 230169 6 917 6966 25 190 25-367 23694 23 879 55 801 56212 902 5 132
2. Paneraervice . .... .: 162664 164 608 5309 5 341 15 305 15891 15 130 15 466 35 744 36 698 5 161 172
3. Numberofrevenuetons carried....... 723 499 349 1 548 297 731 63784189 59677899 346801778 315650 715 432270123 397893776 842856090 773222390 133449169 121249755
. Numberofvenuetonacarriedohemile(thous) 413 697 402 347 112 442 9 332784 8 597 847 73709 550 61 415 133 708436977 70 156 498 161 479 311 139 968 838 19 93607 L 27 997 648
5. Freightrevenue ............... $3 889 977 170 $3 207 921 350 123 469 099 (115 640,016 $654 933 766 6552 166 375 1749 818 304 $661 890 7353 1 528 221 169 $1 329 697 124 $203508 927 186 3928861
6. Number of revenue paMengers carried:
601. Commutation enger...... 182 255202 162786 565 23011673 21 830904 32366100 31012700 78 153 758 67 711 552 133 531 531 119 955 156 59 850 67381
-02.All otherpaeanger. .. .. .. 132608 464 189220880 42861873 827628184 39178083 24 964 376 3 129288 586 79208 044 211328542 131794 604 11031975 5580668
6-08: Total ... . . 504063 666 352007 445 65 873546 48853088 71 544 183 '55 977076 207 442 344 146919 5A9 ,344 860073 251749760 11091 225 5 648 049
7, Number of revenue pasenerscried one mile:
7-01. Comtatonne.......mile: 3060569567 800001163 406 957 872 376 59482,8 608621 157 585 349776 1 392 296319 1 233 71 721 401 875348 82195801719 1152 079 1 303 499
7-02. AUotherpa r ...... 44 889603365 882495 472309 2 578 334 858 1 645806662 .52428 9601602 8 888025938 85823944816 4861 47 367 34539834 9394879967 1448894096 55980 56
7-08. Total ......... 950 17893285895473472 2 985 292 730.2 0282400 884 5 845 581 317 3 473 375 714 99168 241 135 6 094 30 088 18 747 115 182 11 59Q 081 686 1 450 046 175 657 23 755
8. Pasosner revenue:
8-01. Commutation fares . . 33267 8268 29 765098 467872056 14531924 86688039 63358 1617 14 462 591 12608 189 $26 019 686 (23498350 $14 061 615 087
8-2. Allotherfare ...... .... 878 577 993 t454561149 56 07TS133 36237 590 106148289 *64 5115 364 177 895 417 6 08 35486 339512839 6209 288 444 28 679999 14005 282
8-08 Total . . . 905 845 881 484326 247 660947 189 640 769 514 1112 8273828 (70 87.3 535 191 7.8 008 121 143 745 665532585 232786 794 $(28694060 14080 369
0. Paseitrvieetrin revenue. . 1 067 979 615 6604 407 637 69 449 328 47 957 165 137 035 033 89 835 998 218 024 707 140 1658725 424 509068 877955888 382 488 754 17043646
10. PaSertrain-mil . . . 267102060 242 670 620 14 472 026 13704 549 38 880 851 370682003 53428 874 49387 720 106781 751 100 154 272 7 547 936 6386 661
11. Paoeagercarrying oernlee'. . . 1571 523226 1 207 170 0 0 79 875 688 66 456085 210031 40 181 819 577 308 350013 259 977 296 598 257 131 508 252 958 45269 104 33006 764
AVERAGES
FaImo TaATrc:
12. Milesper revenue ton pet road . 0 224.2 146.3 140.7 212.5 194.6 181.5 176p 191.6 181.0 224.3 23o
18. Revenue per ton-mile 0.0...924 16.323 10.377 0.889. 0.899 9 o4 0.068 6.7 .0 2 9 .680 0
14. Revenueper toperer oad . (62.26 $2.07 *1.94 $1.94 $1.89 1.75 $1.73 1.6 $1.81 $1.72 $1.52 1
ComroAToN PAMsBuoN TahAmc:
16-01. Miles per passenger per road . 16.8 17.2 17.7 17.7 18,.6 18.9 17.6 18.2 18.0 18.3 19.1 19..,
16-01. Revenue per paencer-mile 109 .064 1.20 1.80) 1.110 1.090 1.04 1.02 1.080 1.07 1.22 1.12
17-01. Revenue per per road 60.18 $0.18 60.21 60.21 (0.21 60.21 60.19 60.19 60.19 $0.20 00,24 $0.2
ALL OrTsM PASJENGEMO R
15-0. Miles per pasenger per road ..... 139.5 118.9 60.2 59.6 133.8 115.79 5. 61.4 77.3 71.3 131.3 117.5
16-02. Revenue per pseenger-mile ..... 1.912 2.02 2.17 2.20 2.0222 20 2 .23 2.01 2.23% 1.98 2.111
17-82. Revenue per paeenget per road. $2.71 $2.40 $1.31 61.31 62.71 2.58 11.37 $1.37 61.6 1.59 $2.0 2.51
To.AL PAsmNQ oa 'TaArIc:
15-03. Milee per pasenger per road. 95.1 71.9 45.3 41.4 1.7 62.0 47.8 41.5 54.4 46.0 130.7 116.4
16-03. Revenue per passengerile 1. 89 1.91 2. 2.04 .02% 1.9 0 2.04 1.93 1.90 1.95%. 2.01% 1.969 2.13
17-08. Revenue per pasenger per road. $1.80 $1.38 0.93 0.83 1.58 1.27 0.92 0. $1.06 0.92 $2.59 62.4
18.Revenuepaengmilepertrain-mile. 179.5 104.2 206 147.6 150.3 93.7 5.6 123 175.6 115.7 192.1 102.9
19. Revenue paeenger-milM per ar-mile 30.5 21.O 37. 30.1 8 2619.1 32.2 23.4 31.3 22. 32.0 19.9
SOUTHERN REGION* SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
1943 1942 1943 ,1942 1943 1942 1913 194 19 43 1942 19143 1942
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated- at close of month:
1. Freidghterviol ... . . 37 280 37 608 43 182 43540 451S. 45 348 54940 566545 29 152 29 404 19 258 130 417
2. P s vigerervie .. . .... ... 30767 31414 ,35928 36586 30491 30756 38368 38688 22133 22080 90992 918524
'3. Numberoflevenue tonsearrid . 243037113 215103997 376486288 336353752 168 6996982 166996169 194508 17,6 157 53986 141051 819 114392494 504 156977 438721 589
4. Numberof avenue to ar4d one mile(thous). 576882448 47595118 87 618655 75 592766 43 618 169 38274077 88188512 6468196868 385928755 28757 073 164 399.436 131550838
. tremenue .. .. . 5532844853 (447 303 98 8 756 793 780 (633 696 849 i405 628 151 ,344 197 484 1833087020 $629 071 085 366 307 050o 71 297 297 80 604 968 221 1 844 587 377
601. ma .t.m.M. .. 83437 188 19 4485 8s 3 2 496438 199515 e88 1.1975 466 11 489 961 123524179 10797 903 727 508 1 027 6585 a 827 233 23 1522
-02. Allotherpassgers . . 38190766 80276973 4988822741 25357 641 15357 658 8 17493563 88a916791 15364714 169828 738 7454558 61257181 31568635
6-8. Total ... ... ... 61627954 397285479 72719179 453735828 87333184 20839384 41440970 26162617 17710320 8482816 86484414 54884157
7. Number of revenue passenger carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation paneere . 227 469 71 198486504 288621840 19979000 306 056 070 197354328 8211886043 1823.084335 1827302868 24599674 430073379 405 009441
7-01.fAlothtr pi.mee 7771340356 4 003479408 9 880 8348 63 4 659399.664 303 040988 1 444408 207 2 853 602 700 5 382066 5585 3867285871 1674717916 19324128899 844119 678
7-0 Tot .... ....... 7998 810 297 4 201 965 912 9 44 856 478 84 9 189 167 3 409 096 998 1 641 733 63912 465 088 743 5 505 150 890 3 880 015 57 1 699 317 590 19 754 201 878 8 846 119
Pasenger revenue:$
8". Commutation .. ... 3 091 344 $2390133 53105405 6 405 230 049685 1986 627 1 9453266 1662 530 149826 812571 0.148737 6 861528
8-02. Allotherfares . . 541069 76 50839 28108 90 06 11 T 901681 27315 1628 831169621 94305 974 76825484 33 615448 347 8440806 (155 236 584
Tol . . 159 638 413 784820972 88386247 92441341 59951306 289301789 215 060267 959668304 _76975250 $33828019 6351986823 1159098112
Psgwessrvie trainrevenue .. . (181340349 (953865330 213629103 1128308976 679414808 643547028 8259748025 0186927149 690484611 043668602 6429 641 444 6214142773
10. ,Pa11m1g3trani-miles . 41708945 37539659 49856881 43986580 30157044 87147666 58912105 51529116 2199427-9 19913046 1110630428 98589828
11. PaMgoerNe ryiDng e-les ... . 44814 467 190627 065 290 0863571 885 33 689 140384780 100454098 420 1653061 285 121 598 122634 685 89 707 613 6835183 526 475 283 303
AVERAGES
FmnaroT Tanro:
I. Ml per revenue to per road . 238. 2213 2333 224.7 258.7 229. 42.5 10.1 273, 2514 326.1
18. Revenue per ton-mie ... . .. 0.95 0.94 0.86i s.83" 0.9 I$ 0.9 1.01 0.974 0.9- 0 9431. 3 0.974 .
14. Revenue per ton rer xad... . ..62.8 62.08 02.01 1.88 2. 1 2 64.28 64.00 62.60 2.37 3.18 2.84
ComnUTATION PABINOBRM IAmC:
18-01. Miles per pamgme per road .9.7 10.2 9.7 10.2 17.2 17.2 16.9 17.0 17.5 23.9 17.0 17.4
16-01. Revenueper pm r-mile .. 1.36 1.20 1.36 1.200 0.99 '1.01 0.9 0.91 1.1 0.86 ,0.9
17-01. Revenue per p eamt per road . $0.13 60.12 s0.13 60.12 $0.17 00.17 60.1 (0.15 00.21 60.1 60.16 0.17
AL.L. Orm PAeauomM Ta-c: -
1548. Miles per peerroad . 203.5 197.4 187.3 180.2 208.6 165.1, 423.8 346.4 227.7 224.7 315.5 267.4
6-042. Revenue per pamger-mile . 2.01 1.90 2.01 1.9 1.81. 1.89. 1 4 11.77 2.01 1. 1.84
17-48. Revenue er psamger per road . $4.10 $3.75 63.76 $3.48 $3:77 $3.12 $7.37 6.14 4.52 $4.51 4.92
TorA. PFassuuau TamC:
1-0. Milesperpasenwer per road. 1. 3129.8 105.8 129.9 107.1 124.7 81.1 300.8 210o. 219.1 oo200.3 2.4 161.2
1648. Revenue per phsnger-mile . 2.00* 1.87 1.99' 1.900 1.7 1.78 1.730 1.1 0 1.980 1.990 1.78* 1.60o
17-0. Revenue per pMeswsug per road 2.59 61.97 $2.59 .2.04 62.19 1.5 6.1 &3 3A (1a.9 .
18.BLevenuepMengu-emiper tin-mile. 191.8 111.9 1i.8 11o.6 113.0 0 W. ..
It Revenue pairngies per ar-mile 32.7 22.0 32.6 21.7 21.3 1- 16.3 29.7 19.3 31.61.9 28.9 _______


1.ltl h J: 3etg r rprt. op hon" o tiL tra.ffor paellou.ly r.port.d -- 1AU other pas..ngsere.
Figures for 1942 in thi1 state nt hav been restated to afford a correct comparison with 1943.


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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

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31262I08854I9117 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 137 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


FOR TE MOM-TH OF AUGUST, 1MS AND 1942


UNIV. OF FL LIB.
DOCU.S. EI1TO!E.




U.S. DEPOSITORY


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM---1943-1942-1943-1942-1943-1942
1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service .............. 228 219 229 672 6 913 6 964 25 148 25 354 23 673 23 843 55 734 56 161 5 898 5 912
2. Passenger service .... .......... 162 629 164 120 305 5 354 15 253 15 915 15 138 15 385 35 696 36 654 5 160 5 150
3. Number of revenue tons carried . . 275497745 259957503 9220812 8772211 54918807 50795588 68831335 64901645 132970954 124469244 20598295 19304396
4. Number of revenue tonscarried one mile(thous) 65103271 58 626 310 1346675 1266094 114456,31 10132282 12 839 708 11823081 25632014 23221457 4727 220 4475009
5. Freightrevenue . . ..... 585886038 53761709 17274404 16686334 98 473 307 89 259 614 $115028314 106 730 118 8250776025 $212676060 $30486 457 $29007621
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutationpassengers . 26 745 510 24 718674 3 137 166 2 856477 4 351 954 4 454 449 12082 808 10798 673 19 571 908 18 109599 7 442 7772
6-02. Allotherpassengers . . 57 772 867 40 160 203 7 465 518 6 022 437 7 147 704 5 075 622 23 991 527 16 712 442 38 604 549 27 810 501 2 038 724 1 267 355
6-03. Total . . . 84518 377 64 878 877 10 602 684 8 878 914 11499 638 9 530071 36074 135 27511 115 58 176 457 45 920100 2046 166 1 275 127
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpassengers ... ... 474470460 449350476 55757279 52377011 83910101 89297889 228 935 262 210708530 368602642 352383430 150 328 151382
7-02. Allotherpassengers . . 8 135 095 406 4 945 807 816 486 398 679 383 670 392 1 063 594 506 638 424 850 1 583 167 284 1 067 522 445 3 133 160 469 2 089 617 687 292 209 299 161 693 786
7-08. Total . . . 8 609 565 866 5 395 158 292 542 155 958 436 047 403 1 147 504 607 727 722 739 1 812 102 546 1 278 230 975 3 501 763 111 2 442 001 117 292 359 627 161 845 168
8. Passenger revenue:
-01. Commutationfares . . 4988 479 4 808965 86513 24 $639730 $907498 8954056 *2 251 298 92 167 681 83 810120 $3761 467 1907 1 894
8-02. Allotherfares . . 157 054097 98720517 010321163 68502555 020 888 567 13787389 32 819 787 23192182 64029517 445482126 $5627727 $3292478
8-03. Total . . . 162 042 576 0103 529 482 10 972 487 (9 142 285 $21796 065 14 741 445 $35 071085 $25 359 863 $67 839 637 $49 243 593 $5 629 634 $3 294 372
9. Passenger servicetrain revenue . ... $186 176 657 $122123 804 $12293068 $10 281782 825174 323 $17 817 530 $38 649 624 1282 78 954 $76 117 015 $56 378 266 $6 183 538 ($3723728
10. Passenger train-miles . . . 40 832690 36794119 2 813163 2 211784 5 947 989 5 563 645 8 159 270 7 537 805 16 320 422 15 313 234 1 187 640 979 464
11. Passenger carrying car-miles . .. 250 370 451 204 181 55 13 302 185 12 577 730 35 573 758 30 164 242 50 096 335 43 048 153 98 972 278 85 790 125 7 589 375 5 735 058
AVERAGES
12. Miles per revenue ton per road 236.3 225.5 146.0 144.3 208,4 199.5 186.5 182.2 192.8 186.6 229.5 231.8
13. Revenue per ton-mile. .......... 0.9000 0.9170 1.28J3 1.318 o0.860o1 0.88 0o.8926 0.903 0.9oo00 0.9160 0.645 0o.648$
14. Revenue per ton per road ....... $2.13 82.07 01.87 $1.90 $1.79 $1.76 $1.67 $1.64 81.74 81.71 $1.4 $1.50
ComMuTATION PAsmzao3a TBaAPic:
15-01.Miles perpassengerper road. . 17.7 18.2 17. 18. 19.3 20.0 18.9 19.5 18.8 19.5 20.2 19.5
1l-01. Revenue per passenger-mile 1.05 1.07 1.17 1.224 1.08 1.07 0.984 1.030 1.03% 1.07% 1.270 1.2
17-01. Revenue per nger per road .0.19 00.19 80.21 $0.22 $0.21 80.21 $0.19 $0.20 80.19 $0.21 $0.26 (0.24
ALL OTmm PAsspxoza C r
02. ile perpassengerper road . 140.8 123.2 65.2 63.7 148.8 125.8 66.0 63.9 81.2 75.1 143.3 127.6
16-02. Revenue perpaseenger-mile . 1.93 .00 2.124 2.220 1.96% 2.164 2.07% 2.170 2.04% 2.z18 1.93% 2.04"
17-02. Revenue per pasengerperroad. $2.72 $2.46 81.38 $1.41 $2.92 $2.72 (1.37 81.39 $1.66 81.64 02.76 $2.60
ToTAL PASSENoER TAI:.c:
1-03. Miles per passewger per road . .101.9 83.2 1.1 49.1 99.8 76.4 50.2 46.5 60.2 .2 142. 126.9
16-03. Revenueperassenger-mile .1.88 1.92 2.02 2.10 1.90% 2.030 1.940 1.98% 1.940 5.2 1.93 2.0
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road. 81.92. $1.60 01.03 81.03 S1.90 01.55 80.97 80.92 $1.17 81.07 02.75 2.58
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 214.0 146.6 245.0 197.1 192.9 130.8 222.1 169.6 214.6 159.5 246.2 165.2
19. Revenue passenger-miles per ear-mile .. 34.4 26.4 46 314.7 32.3 214.1 36.2 29.7 35.4 28.5 38.5 28.2
SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service . . 37 256 37 442 43154 43 354 45 301 45 357 54 891 55 487 29 139 29 313 129 331 130 157
2. Passenger service . . . 30 766 31 194 35 926 36 344 30 631 30 551 38 252 38 551 22 124 22 020 91 007 91 122
3. Numberof revenuetons carried . . 34996032 34254309 55594 327 53 558 705 35747 308 33 450 189 30 110 572 28 235 824 21074 584 20 245 541 86 932 464 81 929 554
4. Numberofrevenuetonscarriedonemile(thous) 8213 144 7 705 901 18940364 12180910 7 890 200 6 777 572 12 694 885 11 279758 5945 808 5 166 613 26 530 893 23 223 943
5. Freightrevenue . . . 75868718 72 371433 106 55175 8101 379054 68 887 000 $61 841313 126485 703 112896585 53382 135 48824197 248 754 838 223 562095
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutationpassengers . 3667663 3086173 3675105 3 093 945 1645837 1687583 1752796 1 662 903 99 864 164 644 3498 497 3 515 130
6-02. Allotherpassengers . . 6 518 388 4 625 754 8 557 112 5 893 109 3 016 587 1 749 053 4 653 921 3 140621 2 940 698 1 566 919 10 611 206 6 456 593
6-03. Total . . . 10 186051 7711 927 12 32 217 8 987054 4 662 424 3 436 636 6406 717 4 803524 3040 562 1 731 563 14 109 703 9 971 723
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpassengers . 43039176 33669006 43189504 33820388 304628447 30266717 30564 148 29097048 1651719 3782893 62 678 314 63146658
7-02. Allotherpassengers . . 1 282 254 327 841 521 945 1 574 463 626 1 003 815 731 638 156 70 322 65 574 2 109 555 017 1 179 729 404 679 759 591 350 619 420 3 427 471 311 1 852 974 398
7-03. Total . . . 1 325 293 503 875 190 951 1 617 653 15 1 037 036 119 668 619 15 352 892 8291 2 140 119 165 1 208 826 4528 681 411 310 354 402 313 3 490 149 625 1 916 121056
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutationfares . . 573836 $450854 57574 3 452748 a (298668 8297385 (883583 $8 259 986 20365 (372379 1602616 ,594750
8-02. Allotherfares . 25 520050 $16 484 686 $31147 777 $19 717 164 11 271 251 5952 930 37 253 033 20 66 021 13 332 519 7 02 276 61 876 803 (3521 227
8-03. Total . . . 26093 886 816875 540 $31725520 $20169912 11569 919 6250315 537536616 20626007 13 372 884 2539655 062479419 034115977
9. Passenger servicetrain revenue. . $28 9.7735 $19194697 $35 160 873 $22 918 425 $14697 19 2 $8503288 8 44 790 106 $25656103 115411471 (8667722 $74898769 $428827113
10. Passengertrain-miles . . . 6 037 807 5 521 361 7 225 447 6 500 825 4 590 219 4055 34 8 818 545 7 919 601 3 278 057 3 005 117 16 686 821 14 980060
11. Passenger carrying car-miles .. . 36 590 595 30 829 388 44 179 970 36 564 386 22 669 305 17 413 829 65 385 893 49 575 684 19163 005 14 837 531 107 218 203 81 827 044
AVERAGES
Famou TRATic:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 234.7 225.0 232.8 227.4 220.7 202.6 421.6 399.5 282.1 255.2 305.2 283.
18. Revenue per ton-mile . . 0.924 0.939 0.822 0.832 0.873# 0.912% 0.9960 1.001% 0.8986 0.945 0.93 0.96%0
14. Revenue per ton per road. . . .2.17 $2.11 1.91 $1.89 81.93 01.85 1$4.20 $4.00 2.53 $2.41 $2.86 (2.71
COMMuTATION PASENsmoR TRAmIC:
16-01. Miles per passenger per road. . 11.7 10.9 11.6 10.9 18.5 17.9 17.4 17. 16.5 23.0 17.9 18.0
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.33% 1.34 1.3% 1.34 0.9 0. 0.93 0. 1.2 0. 0.96 0.91 4
17-01. Revenue per passengerper road . 0.16 $0.15 $0.16 (0.15 (0.18 10.18 (0.16 10.16 10.20 00.23 (0.17 (0.17
ALL OTm PABsaNGER TRAIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . .. 196.7 181.9 184.0 170.2 211. 1845 453.3 375.6 231.2 223.8 323.0 267.0
16-02. Revenue per passenger-ile 1.99 1.95% 1.981 1.97 1.7W 1.859 17 1. 1.969 2.050 1.81% 1.81
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road . 3.92 $3.55 3.614 (3.35 $3.714 3.4 $8. 6.:48 4.54 $4.60 $5.83 $5.19
TOTAL PASzENG=R TRAFrIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road 130.1 113. 132.e 115.4 143.4 102. 334.0 251.7 224.1 204. 247.4 192.2
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.97% 1.9 1.96 1.4 1.7% 1. 96 2. 1.79 1.78
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road 2.56 02..9 (2.$9 $2.4 2.48 1. .86 4.2 4.40 : 4.1 4.4 $3:42
18. Revenue passenger-milee per train-mile. 219.5 158.5 223.9 159.5 145.7 87.0 2.7 152. 207.9 117.9 209.2 127.9
19. Revenue passenger-miles per ear-mile 36.2 28.4 36.6 28.4 29.5 20.3 32.7 214.A4 35.6 23.9 32.6 23.4
Effective with January 1943 the Illinois Central R. R. Co. reports as 'Commutation' certain trafflo previously *----..
reported as 'All other passengers.' Figures for 1942 in this statement have been restated to afford a correct
comparison with 1943.


Subject to revision


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)
AUGUST 1943







INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 137 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR EIGHT MONTHS ENDED WITH AUGUST, 1943 AND 1942


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)


ITEM UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM r
1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightservice#.. ............ 228 239 230 108 6 917 6 966 25 185 25 365 23 692 23 874 55 794 56 205 5 901 5 931
2. Passenger service . . .... 162 679 164 718 5 309 5 343 15 299 15 894 15 131 15 456 35 739 36 693 5 160 5 167
3. Number of revenue tons carried. . .... 1 998983 503 1 808255 234 73005001 68450110 401706994 366446103 501 101 458 462795421 975813453 897 691 634 154047 464 140554151
4. Numberof revenuetonscarriedonemile(thous) ( 478 800 671 405 738 753 10 679 459 9 663 341 85 155 180 71 547 416 91 276 685 81979 539 187 111 324 163 190 296 34 663 427 32472 657
5. Freight revenue . . . .$4 475 863 210 $3 745 538 561 $140 743 504 $132 326 350 $753 407 073 $641 425 989 (864 846 618 $768 620 846 $1 758 997 195 81 542 373 185 $233 995 384 $215 400 482
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers ..... 209000712 ,87 505 239 26148839 24087 381 36718034 35467149 90 236 566 7851.0 225 153103439 138064755 66692 75153
6-02. Allotherpassengers . . 379 585 270 229 381 083 50 327 391 33 644 621 46 325 787 30039 998 153 279 913 95 920 486 249 933 091 159 605 105 13 070 699 6 848 023
6-03. Total ... . . 588 585 982 416 886 322 76 476 230 57 732 002 83 043 821 65 507 147 243 516 479 174 430 711 403 036 530 297 669 860 13 137 391 6 923 176
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpassengers . 3 535 040027 3 249 351 639 462715 151 428 971 233 686 531 258 674 647665 1 621 231 581 1 44:966 251 2770477 990 2 547 585 149 1 302 407 1 454 881
7-02. Allotherpassengers . ... 53 044 514 520 27 441 280 125 3 064 733 537 2 029 477 054 6 333 030 100 3 526 450 78810 107 112 100 5 928 569 812 19 504 875 737 11.484 497 654 1 741 103 395 817 614 042
7-03. Total .............. 56 579 554 547 30 690631764 3 527 4486882 458448 2877 019 561 358 4 201 098 45311 728 343 681 7 372536 063 22275 353727 14 032082 803 1 742 405 802 819 068 923
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutationfares .. . $38 256 307 $34 574 063 85523380 $ 5 171654 $ 7 592 537 7312223 $16713 889 $14775940 S29829806 $27259 817 S15 9S8 16981
8-02. Allotherfares. . .. . 1029631448 553281670 46396254 $44740149 (127030 256 78 302 757 $210 115 203 131727 668 403541 713 254770574 $34307 726 17 97 760
8-03. Total . . . 1067887 755 $587 855 733 .71 919 634 149 911 803 $134622793 85614 980 226 829 092 146 503 608 $433371 519 882030 391 $34323 694 p7,314 741
9. Passengerservicetrainrevenue . . $154156270 $726531441 $81742 396 $58238947 $162209355 107 653 528 $256674330 $168441 679 $500626081 $334334154 $38672292 $207467374
10. Passenger train-miles . . . 307334 750 279 464 739 16685 189 15 916 333 44 828 840 42625 648 61 588 144 56925 525 123 102 173 115 467 506 8 735 576 7366 125
11. Passenger carrying car-miles. . . 1 821913 470 1 411 351 645 93 177 813 79 033 815 245 605 248 211983 819 358 446 548 303 025 449 697 229 409 594 043 083 52 858 479 38 741 822
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 239.5 224.4 146.3 141.2 212.0 195.2 182.2 177.1 191.7 181.8 225,0 231.0
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . .. 0.935% 0.92 3 1.3189 1.3690 0.8850 0.8970 0.9448 0.938o 0.940 0.9-45 0.670..663%
14. Revenue per ton per road ........ .2.224 $2.07 81.93 $1.93 81.88 $1.75 $1.73 1.66 $1.80o $1.72 $1.52 $1.53
COMMUTATION PASsENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road 16.9 17.3 17.7 17.8 18.7 19.0 18.0 18.4 18.1 18. 19 19.4
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.08 1.06 1.19 1.21 1.11 1.08 1.03 1.02% 1.08 1.07 1.2% 1.17%
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road $0.18 $0.18 $0.21 $0.21 80.21 $0.19 $0.19 $0.19 (0.20 $9:2. $0.23
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . 139.7 119.6 60.9 60.3 136.7 117.4 65.9 61.8 78.0 72.0 133.2 119.4
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.940 2.02% 2.174 2.20% 2.01% 2..220 2.08% 2.22% 2.07 2.22 1.971 2.120
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road $2.71 12.41 $1.32 $1.33 $2.74 $2.61 $1.37 81.37 81.61 $1.60 $262 $82.53
ToTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road . 96.1 73.6 46.1 42.6 i84.5 64.1 48.2 42.3 55 147.1 132.6 118.3
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.89. 1.92% 2.04 2.03% 1.92 2.0i4% 1.93 1.99 1.95. 2.010 1.971 2.11
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road .. $1.81 $1.41 $0.94 $0.86 $1.62 $1.31 $0.93 $0.84 $1.08 $0.9 2.61 2,50
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 184.1 109.8 211.4 154.5 156.6 98.6 190.4 129.5 181.0 121. 199.5 111.2
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 31.1 21.7 37.9 31.1 28.6 19.8 32.7 24.3 31.9 2).6 33.6 21.1
ITEM SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
19453 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service . . 37 277 37 587 43 178 43 518 45 183 45 350 54 934 55 641 29 150 29 394 129 267 130 385
2. Passenger service . . 30 768 31 385 35 928 36 552 30 50 30 731 38 371 38 670 22 132 22 072 91 012 91 473
8. Number of revenue tons carried. . ..... 278 033 145 249 358 306 432 080 609 389 912 457 204 344 290 200 446 358 224 618 748 185 568 750 12 126403 134 636 035 591 089 441 520 651 143
4. Numberof revenuetonscarriedonemile(thous) 66095 592 55 301 019 100 759 019 87773 676 51 508 36 45051 649 94 883 397 75 799 446 44 538 562 33923 686 190 930 328 154 774 781
5. Freightrevenue ...... . . 629153571 519675421 863148955 735075903 $474515151 $405998797 959 512723 741968 670 419689186 $320 122006 1 853717 060 1 468 09 473
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers ......27 104 851, 22534 679 87 171 543 22 9 832 13621 30 13177 544 14 276975 12460 80 827 452 1 192302 28725 73 26830 652
6-02. All other passengers . . 44709154 24902727 57779853 31t750750 18 374 245 10498416 33570712 18505335 1992736.9 9021477 71 872 326 38025 228
6-03. Total . ..... . 71814005 47 437406 84951 396 ,54360 582 31995 548 23675960 47 847 687 30966141 20754 821 10813779 100598056 64855880
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers. 70508 937 232 155 510 271 811344 233610 391 236 518 517 .227592149 241 850 191 2121281383 14 381 98 3 283828567 492750 69 468156099
.7-02. All otherpassenger 9053594 863 4 845001 353 10794 698 258 5 662 615 395 3 841 197 6311 767 033 78114 363 357 717 6501795959 4 540 385 177 2 025 337 336 22744 940 585 10 94 167 076
7-03. Total . . . 9324103 800 507715686311 066509602 589625786 40777114 19946259314605 20790 6713977 342 4554 767 162 2053719 903 23 237691 218 10 762 32 3.75
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutationfares . . 3665 180 $2840987 83681148 $22857968 2348293 82284012 8.2226869 $ 1 922 316 $170 191 $249 950 $4 74 353 4 4454278
8-02. Allotherfares. . 182 061 119 92 455 525 216 368 845 8109 753 285 69 172932 33268 092 8250 370 01 1 $114 671 995 $90177 944 40r817724 $409720890 8757 811
8-03. Total ......... . 185726299 $95296 512 $220049993 $112611253 871 501 22S 35552104 $25259688 3 116594311 $90348 135 $41067674 $414 466 243 193214089
9. Passenger servicetrainrevenue. . .... $210 317 683 $114 460 027 $248 989 975 $135 227 401 94112000 $52050 310 304 532*131 $1525&3 252 1105896 083 $52336 324 $504 540 214 $256 969886
10, Passengetrain-miles . . 47 746 752 43061 220 56 482 328 50427 345 34 747 2863 31 203 008 67730 650 59 448 717 25 272 336 22918 163 127750 249 113 569 888
11, Passengercarrying armniles .. .... 281 424 854 221 456 393 334 283 333 260 198 215 163 054 083 117 867 921 485548953 334 697 282 141797 690 104 545144 790 400 728 557 110 347
AVERAGES
FoEHT TRArrFFIc:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 237.7 221.8 233.2 225.1 252.1 224.8 422.4 408.5 274.7 252.0 323.0 97.3
18. Revenue per ton-mile . . ..0.952 0.9404 0.857 0.837 0.9210 0.9010 1.0110 0.979 0.942 0.9440 0.9710 0.9494
14; Revenue per ton per road. . $2.26 $2.08 $2.00 81.89 $2.32 $2.03 $4.27 $4.00 $2.59 $2.38 (3.14 $2.02
CossiurATio PAfstsENo TAFnAc:
16-01. Miles per passenger per road. . 10.0 10.3 10.0 10.3 17.4 17.3 16.9 17.0 17.4 23.8 17.2 17.4
16-01. Revenue per passeeger-mile . 1.35% 1.22% 1.3Z5 1.22% 0.999 1.00% 0.92% 0.91% 1.18% 0.88 0.964 0 .959
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road . 0.14 0.13 $0.14 (0.13 (0.17 $0.17 10.16 $0.15 $0.21 S0.21 .0..17 8.17
ALL Orlmn PAsSENGER TRAFFIc:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . 202.5 194.6 186.8 178.3 209.1 168.3 427.9 51 227.8 224.5 316.5 270.7
16-02. Revenue per paseng e . 2.01 1.91% 2.000 1.94 1.80 1.88s 1 1.99% 2.02 1.80 14.83
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road ... $4.07 83.71 $3.74 (3.146 3.76 S3.17 87.4 6.20 $4.53 $4.52 $5.70o 84.9
ToTAL PASENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road . .129.8 107.0 130.3 108.5 127.4 84.2 305,2 216.8 219.5 201.1 231.0 165.9
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile 1.99. 1.88. 1.99 1.91 1.7.5 1.78. 1.73 1.714 1.98% 2.00c% 1.78 1.80S
17-08. Revenue per passenger per road .. $2.59 $2.01 $2.59 82.07 $2.14 (1.50 $5,28 63.77 .4.65 $4.0 4.1? .98
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 195.3 117.9 195.9 116.9 117.4 63.9 215.6 112.9 180.2 89.6 181.9 94.8
19. revenue passenger-miloper car-mile 33.1 22.9 33.1 22.7 25.0 16.9 30.1 20.1 32.1 19.6 29.4 19.3
A .0________________________ ______-U ___________________...__ _______ _______ ________ ________1.


# Repre8ents an average of" the milnae reported at t 1e cosoe of each month wi~lni elG
Figures for 19it2 in this stat cent have been ree tated to afford a correot comparison with 191 ).


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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


3 1262 08854 8960 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
-- BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ENOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 report of revem traffic atistc repremting 137 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


FOR sE 01Mop O mSE 3losR. IMS AM 142


UN!V. OF PL Lis.
DOCUM NTS DEPT.




U.S. DEPOSITORY


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM
1943 1942 194) 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 194 1942g
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service ..................... 228 136 229 312 6 913 6 959 25 10 95 348 23 666 23 839 55 688 56 146 5 896 5 912
2. Passenger service ............ .162704 163460 5 252 5 34 1533 15841 15 138 15 353 35 729 36540 5 160 5 150
3. Numberofrevenuetonas arried. . .268980549 261541183 9 077 414 8 87 2 52076 7 49924655 69078258 65 247 200 130o231 947 124 048 090 19685 387 19010753
4. Numberofrevenuetonsearriedone mile(thous) 62 545 917 58 156 035 1 301 424 1 241 304 10 866 7 9 962 432 11760 520 11 325 121 23 948 698 22 528 857 4 569 446 4 246 035
5. Freightrevenue .............$576 344 580 8547 025 982 617 292 335 616 811 816 $94 181 17 89 562 034 $112 240 292 S106 099 395 $223 713 799 $212 473 267 630 202 51 3 $29 023 103
6. Number of revenue pasenger aed:
6-01. Commutation passengers . 24916 261 23 899 144 393645 314178 4 352 42 4 463 326 10 719 881 9 941 273 18 265 948 17 546 388 12 089 9 492
6-02. Allotherpassengers . . 49 577 981 37 653 871 6 164 225 5 396 36 5 929 91 4 551 653 19 702 707 15 500 907 31 796 866 25 448 928 1 793 04 5 1 225 526
6-3. Total . . . 74494242 61 553015 9 357 870 8 538 157 10282 35 9014 979 30422 58t 5 442 180 50062 814 42995316 1805134 1235018
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation-passengers . 423 202 526 411 042 026 57 185 063 55 047 464 81 399 06 83 892 168 191 172 670 182 425 518 329 756 802 321 365 150 203 039 165 109
7-02. Allother passengers . . 7 427 701 269 5 088 779 213 409 979 145 341 399 880 920 236 67 616 360 180 1 388 496 694 1 018 259 010 2 718 712 511 1 976 019 070 259 760 134 167 866 429
7-0-. Total ........... 7850903 795 5 499 821 239 467 164 208 396 447 344 1 001 63574 700 252 348 1 579 669 364 1 200 684 528 3048 469 313 2 297 384 220 259 963 173 168 031 538
8. Passenger revenue:
8-0. Commutationfare . 451910 4 459 773 $636761 (666742 88680 942 989 $1905893 1885498 $34289455 $3495229 (2224 61985
8-02. Allotherfares . . 142 224 778 100449 965 8 632300 7 555963 18 256 24 6 13 172 991 28 758 57' 22 324 093 5547122 43 053 047 $4 975225 $3499776
8-03. Total . . . 146 676 688 (104 909738 19 269 061 I8 222 705 619 143 05 $14 115 980 $30 664 466 624 209 591 559 076 577 146 548 276 $4 977 449 13 501 761
9. Passengeraervicetrainrevenue. . ... 172 550 180 6125731569 610 697 925 $9 474 981 $22 886 33 $17 469 883 35 519 425 627 642 37 183 686 $54 587 240 $5 590 366 $3 912 571
10. Passengertrain-miles . . .... 38 702582 36 422853 2 127 086 2 118 487 5 656 05 5 432 22 7 830 090 7 320004 t14kS 614 035 14870713 1 147 730 1 001 311
11. Passengercarryingcaar-miles . . 29 208 772 207 355 987 12 375 477 11 813 427 33 387 332 29 421 931 47 361 894 42 668 822 9. 124 703 63 904 180 7 244 539 5 775 111
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TAOIC: 3
12 Miles per revenue ton per road . 232.5 2224 143. 4 139.8 2087 199.5 170. 173.6 193. 181 6 232 1 228.6
13. Revenue pero.n- ule 0. .9-9 0.9410 1 .329 l.351 o0.5 0.899 0.95 3 2.97 0.90 0.9430 0.61 0.66
14. Reenue per ton per road 2.1 2.09 1.90 1.89 $1.79 $1,62 1.63 1.721.71 1.53 1.53
ComurmraTioN Psmasuana TaaI'c
16-01. Miles per passenger per road . 17.0 17.2 17.9 17.5 18.7 18.8 17.8 16.4 1. -.3 16. 17.4
16-01 Revenue per passenger-rmle 1.11 1.2 1.09 1.12 1.001.031.04 109 1.10 1.20
'7-01 Revenue pr rper? road.o 1. 21,i.O9 1.12% 1.00% 1.0 .% 18.3. 1.
1701. Revenue per pasener r road 0.1 (0.19 0.20 0o.21 o0.20 to.21 to.,18 0.19 0.19 0.20 0o.18 0.21
ALL. OrnR. Pa sds.no TrAC.:
:6-02 Mdes per passenger per road .. 149.8 135.1 66.5 63.3 155.2 135.4 70.5 65.7 85.5 77.6 144.9 137.0
1-02. Renue per pasenge-m .1.91.1 1.9.1 2. 2.1 2.05 2.18 1.92 2.0
17-02 Revenue per passenger per road . $2.87 2.67 $1.40 1.:o $:3.08 $2.9 $1. $144 $1.75 1.69 2.77 .86
ToTAL PASeNaERo TsAC9IC:
15-03 Mdes per passenger per road 105.4 89.4 49.9 46.4 97.4: 77.7 51.9 7.2 60.9 53.4 164.0 16.
16-03 Reveaue per passenger-mile 1.874 1.910 1.980 2.071 1.92. 2.02 1.94 2.02 1.94 2).034 1.91 2.080
17-03 tRevenue per passenger per road $1.97 $1.70 0.99 0to.96 61.86 $1.57 $1.01 10.95 $1.18 1t.08 $2.76 $2.84
IS Revenue pa isnger-mides per iran-mlle. 202.9 151.0 219.6 187.1 177.1 128.9 201.7 16k.0 195.2 154.5 226.5 167.8
19 Revenue. pasenger-mulesper car-mde 32.8 26.5 37.7 33.6 30.0 23.8 33.1 28.1 32.7 27. 35.9 29.1

ITEM SOUTHERN REGION* SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
1943 1942 1943 19L2 19) 1919943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service . . .. 37 256 37 423 43152 43 335 45 298 45 247 54 858 55 286 29140 29 298 129 296 129 831
2. Passenger service . . 30 766 30 747 35 926 35 897 30 608 0 453 38 317 38 435 22 124 22 135 91 04-9 91 023
3. Number of revenue tons carried. . 33953 134 35641401 53 638 521 54 652 154 35 356 270 34 073692 29019 314 28 551112 20734 497 20216 135 85 110081 82 840939
4. Numberofrevenuetonscarriedonemile(thou) 7 957 940 7 644 612 12 527 386 11 990 647 7 883 831 7 168 921 12 440 396 11 386 148 5 745 606 5 081 462 26 069 833 23 656 531
5. Freight revenue . . . .. 75240 999 $73 495 976 105 443 512 6102 519079 (71 391 733 $67 543 971 1228900 971 $114 774 168 $58 894 565 $49 715 503 $247 187 269 $232 033636
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutationpassengers ..... 3 354 935 2 951 341 3 367 024 2 960 833 1 597 23" 1 565 204 1 597 832 1 679 285 88 219 149 434 3 283 289 3 391 923
6-02. Allother passengers . . 5 873 116 4 471119 7 666161 5 696645 2555 68 1 589 136 4675 809 3297526 2 883 457 1 621 636 10114 954 6 508 298
6-03. Total . . . 9228051 7422460 11033 18 65747 4 152 926 3 152 340 6 273 641 4 976 811 2971 676 1 771 070 13 398 243 9 900221
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpassengers. . 37560797 30389 692 37763836 30554801 27 996 142 27181 951 26 328491 28 726 526 1 357 255 3 2135598 55 6814888 59 122075
7-02. Allother passengers . . 1169 787 097 906666049 1429547 231 1074532478 602 741 91 338 281 937 2027 775 968 1 322 255636 648 923641 377690 092 3279 441 527 2 038 287665
7-03. Total .. . .... 1 207 347 894 937 055 741 1 467 311 067 1 105 087 279 630 738 06,0 365 463 888 2 054 104 459 1 350 982 168 650 280 896 380 903 690 3 335 123 415 2 097 349 740
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutation fares . .479 858 $391 400 $482 0828 $393 385 $281 30,8 $274 698 241 969 #262 97 9 17 096 $33 4828 540 373 571 159
To1a....6852 864, 62874870 ,20,2 0 10339182 37085121,4021 581 12782023
8-02. Allother fares. . . 23759645 $28858864 (8734870 (20352 640 $10 339 18B $608512S 34721581 83 3028886 718788083 76568270 (57842786 (37044278
8-03 Totl . . . 2439503 17244264 29216952 020 746 035 10620 493 635982 34963 550 2565865 1 799119 7 689752 158 383 159 37615 437
9. Passengerwervicetrainrevenue. . $27427 114 $20220182 33017480 $24 212753 $13774541 $8718084 $41 822 868 $28 847 155 $14 831605 $9 366 177 $70429014 $46931376
10. Pasaenger train-mlea .. ...... 5 848 186 5 480 653 6 995 916 6,.41 964 4 464 24 4 014 733 8 523 741 8 055 421 3 104 647 3 000 022 16 092 631 15 070 176
11. Passengercarrying car-miles . . 35 095 782 30 741 960 42 340 321 3 517 071 22 167 55 18180 473 63 608 211 53 168 393 17 967 986 15 585 870 103 743 748 86 934 736
AVERAGES
FamonT TaCnnI:
12. Miles perrevenue ton per road . 234 214.5 2336 219. 223.0 210,4 428.7 98.8 277.1 251.4 306,3 285.3
13. Revenue peron-mile . 0. 0.85. 0.90w 0. 0o 1.0081 0.921 975 0.94 0.98
14. Revenue per oo per road. . .. 2.22 $2.06 1.97 1.2.02 .9 4.4 4.02 2.55 2.46 2.90 2.80
COIMUTATION PAssXaCnB TEAsvIC
1-01. Milesperpassenger per road. . 11.2 10.3 11.2 10.3 17.5 17.4 16.5 17.1 15.4 21.5 17.0 17.4
16-01. Revenue per psmger-mile. 1.28%2. 1.29% 1.28 1. 1.0: 1:00 1.01 0.92i 0.92% 1.260 1.041 0.97% 0.97%
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road . 0.14 0.13 0.1:4 ($0. 0.18 0o.18 60.15 o0.16 60.19 0.22 (0.16 (0.17
ALL OTmn PsAsE=m TxamrC:
16-02. Miles per passenger per road . 199.2 202.8 186.5 188.6 235.8 21.9 433.7 401.0 225.1, 232.9 324.2 313.2
16-02. Revenue per passengerile 2.03% 1.866 2.01% 1.89% .7 1.0% 1. 1.76% 97 2.03% 1.76 1.82%
17-02. Revenue er passenger per road . .05 $3.77 $3.75 $3.57 0I $3.83 $7.143 "7.07 (.3 64.72 5.72 5.:69
TorTA. PaasEsaxN TAs.rc:
16-03. Miles per passenger per road, . 130.8 126.2 133.0 127.6 151.9 115 327.4 271. 218.8 215.1 2"8.9- 211.8
16-08. Revenue per passenger-mile 2.01 1.84% .1 l1 1.74 1.70 1.970 .y 1.
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road . .2.( 25.02 (.57 (4.4 .31 (. .. (380
2..031141$ 010o 16'J43 1270 207.2.... 19.
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 20. 171.0 209 170.5 23 91. .O 67.7 209.5 127.0 2. 07.2 139.2
19. Revenue passenger-miles per ear-mile 330.5 341.7 -_____ 30.3__2.5 20.1 32.3 1 .25.4 36.2 24.4 ______21 4.1


* Effective with January 1
9 3 the I linois Central R. R. Co. reports as
'
Comantat
comparison with 194).


Subject to Neaion


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)
SEPTEMBER 1943


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 137 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)


FOR NINE MONTHS ENDED WITH SEPTEMBER 1943 AND 1941


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM__ __-----
E1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at cloes of month:
1. Freighteervice............... 228 229 230 032 6 916 6 966 25 177 25 36S 23 690 23 871 55 783 56 200 5 901 5 928
2. Paseengerservioi ............. 162 697 164 369 5 302 5343 15 302 15 888 15132 15445 35736 36 676 5 160 5 166
3. Number of revenue tonsoarried. ........ 267 963 832 2069796 417 82082415 77326 345 453783 269 46 370 75 570 179496 528042 621 1 106045 180 1021739 724 173732851 159 564 904
4. Numberofrevenuetons carriedone mile(thous) 541 346 587 463 894 789 11 980 882 10 904 645 96 021 934 1 509 84 103 057 205 93 304 660 211 060 021 185 719 154 39 232 873 36 818 692
6. Freightrevenue . .. ..... .5 052 207 790 4 292 564 542 $158 035 839 149 138 188 $847 588 245 730 988 02 $977 086 910 874 720 240 $1 982 710 994 1 754 846 451 $264 197 897 $244 423 585
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. CommutationpMasenas . 233916973 211404383 29 342 484 27'229 170 41070456 39930475 100956447 88451498 171 369 387 155611143 78781 84 645
6-02. Allotherpeasengers . ... 49 163262 267034 954 56 491 616 39040989 52 255 732 34591 651 172 982620 111421 393 281729 968 185054 033 14 863 744 8073 549
6-03. Total . . . 663080235 478439337 85834100 66270159 95 326188 7452212 6 273939067 199872891 453099355 340665 176 14 942 525 8 158 194
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpassengers . .. 3 958 242 553 3 660393 665 519900214 484 018 697 767 930 327 758 539 833 1812 404 251 1 616 391 769 ,3100 234792 2 868 950 299 1505 446 1 619 990
7-02. Allotherpasengers . . 60 472 215 789 32 530 059 338 3 474 712 682 2 370 876 934 7 253 266772 4 142 810 96811 495 608 794 6 946 828 822 22 223 588 248 13 460 516 724 2 000 863 529 985 480 471
7-03. Total . . ... 64430458342 36 190453003 3994612 896 2854895 631 8 021197099 4901 350 80313 308 013045 8 573220 591 25 323 823 040 16329467023 2002368975 987 100 461
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutationfares . . 42708 218 639 033 836 $6 160141 65 838 396 $8 479 338 8 255 212 618 619782 $16 661 438 33 259 261 (30755 046 $18 192 #18 966
8-02. Allother fares . . 1.171 856 224 6653731 632 75028 554 52296 109 145286505 91 475748. 238 873 776 154,051761 6459 188 835 297823618 $39282~951 20797536
9-03. Total . ... . .. 214 .564 442 692765 468 181188 695 58134 505 153765 843 99730960 257 493 55 6170713 199 3492 448 096 328 578 664 $39 301 143 320816 502
9. Passenger servicetrainrevenue . . $1426706452 $822262 810 92 440321 167713 928 $185095692 6125123 411 $292193755 $196084055 $569729768 '388921 394 $44 262 658 24759 945
10. Passenger train-miles . . . 346 037 332 315 887 231 18 812 275 18034 820 50 484 899 48 057 509 69 419 034 64 245 529 138 716 208 130 337 858 9 883 306 8 367 436
11. Passengercarryingear-miles . . 2061 130446 1 618 707 632 105 553 290 90 847 242 278 992 580 241 405 750 405808 242 345 694271 790 354112 677947 263 60103018 44 516 933
AVERAGES
FEIGoHT TBAIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 238.7 224.1 146. 141.0 211.6 195.8 180.7 176.7 190.8 181.8 225.8 2307
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . 0.93% 0.925 1.319 1.6 0.883 o. 9 0.948 o.9 0.939 o. 0.673 o.664
14. Revenue per ton per road. . . .2.23 $2.07 $1.93 $1.93 61.87 61.76 11.71 1.66 $1.79 1.72 $1.52 61.53
CoMMrTATION PASENOER TRAIIIc:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. 16.9 17.3 17.7 17. 1.7 19.0 18.0 18.4 18.1 18.4 19.1 19.1
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.0w 1.07 1.187 1.210 1.100 1.090 1.030 1.02% 1. 0% 1.070 1.21 6.172
17-01. Revenue per nger per road . 0.18 0.18 0.21 (0.21 (0.21 60.21 60.18 $0.19 60.19 (0.20 (0.23 0.22
ALL On=ma PASSENGER C
1M-02. Miles per passenger per road . 1 .9 121.8 61. 60.7 138. 119.8 66.5 62.3 7.9 72.7 134.6 122.1
16-02. Revenue per pamsenger-mile 1.. 4 2.01 2.1% 2. 2.00 2 2.0 2.22 2.07 2.21 1 2.11
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road . 2.73 2.45 $1.33 $1.3 $2.78 82.614 1.3 8 1.3 $1.63 $1.61 2.64 $2.58
TorAL PAsENGER TRAPIc:
16-0, Miles per passenger per road. . 97.2 75.6 46.5 43.1 85.9 65.8 48.6 42.9 55.9 47.9 134.0 121.0
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile 1.890 1. 1 2.0% 2.04 1.92 2.03% 1.93% 1.99 1.94 2.01 1.6% 2.11%
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road. $13 (1.5 60.95 60.688 1.65 $1.3 (0.94 0.85 (1.09 0.96 $2.3 2.55
18. Revenuepassenger-milesper train-mile. 186.2 114 212.3 158.3 158.9 102.0 1917 133. 12. 125.3 202. 118.0
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 31.3 22.4 37.8 31.428.8 20.332.8 24.8 32.0 24.1 3322.2
SOUTHERN REGION* SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM -
_____________ 1943 194293 19443 1942 19443 1942 194 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at lose of month:
1. Freight ervice#.. . . . 37 275 37 582 43 17d 43 510 45 195 45 338 54 926 55 602 29 140 .29 382 129 270 130 322
2. Passengerervie . . ....... 30,768 30974 35921 36140 30520 30700 38382 38774 22131 22"079 91033 91553
8. Numberofrevenuetons carried. .. 311986279 284999707 48571913( 444564611 239700560 234520050 253638062 214119862 182860900 154852170 676 199522 603492082
4. Numberofrevenuetons arriedonemile(thous) 74053 532 62945-631 113 28640! 99764 323 59 392 200 52220 570 107 323793 87 185 594 50 284 168 39005148 217 000 161 178411 312
5. Freightrevenue. . . 704 394 570 593 171 391 $968 592 46A 6837 594 982 $545 906 884 $473 542 768 P1082 413 694 $856742 832 472 5683 751 369 837 509 $2 100 904 329 $1 700 123 109
6. Number of revenue pasuengem earned.
6-01. Commutationpaengers . 30459766 25486020 3053856 25570665 15 218541 14740748 15 874807 14 140 O1 915671 1341 736 32 009019 30 222 575
6-02. Allother paengers . . 50582270 29373 846 65446014 37447 395 2092993. 12087552 38 246 52 1 21802 861 22810826 10643113 81987280 44533526
6-03 Total . . . 81042056 54859866 9598458 63018060 3614847,4 26828300 54 121328 35942952 23726497 11984849 113996299 74756 101
7. Number of revenue n carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation s . 308 069 734 262545 202 309 575 18 264 165 192 264 514639 8254774 100 268 178 68 240907909 15 739 24 31 596 165 548 432 581 527278 174
7-0. Allotherpassengers ........... 10 223 381960 5 751 667 402t2 224 24548 6 737147 873 4443 939 549 2 105 315 71816 391133 685 7 824 051 595 5189 308 818 2 403027 428 26 024 382 052 12 332394 741
7-03. Total . .... .. 10 531 451 694 6014212 4041253382066 7 001313 065 4708 454208 2360089 81816 659 312 367 8 064 959 504 5205 048 058 2 434 623 593 26 572814633 12 859 672915
8. P enger revenue:
-01. Commutationfares. ........ 4 145 039 $3 232 387 4 163231 3251 353 $2 629 601 $2558 710 t2 468 838 $2185 295 6187 287 # (83 432 $5 285 726 5 027 437
8-02. Alotherfare. . . ... .05 820 763 6109308389 845 103714 13o105925 679512114 639353214 9285091594 ,137974881 6102959967 48473994 64675636725 625802089
8-W. Total ........ ........ t09965 802 3112540776 249 266 945 133357 278 82 141 715 341911924 $287560432 $140160176 3103147 254 $48757426 6472849401 230829 526
9. Passenger erveutrainrevenue . .... .237 744 798 $134 680 209 $282 007 456 6159 440 154 $107 886541 $60768394 $346 354999 $181430407 $120727 688 61'702d461 $574 9692268 30.3901 262
10. Passenger train-miles ..... ......... 53 594 938 48 541 873 63 478 244 56909 309 39 211 506 35 217 741 76 254 391 67504 13E 28 376 983 25918 185 143 842 880 128 640064
11. Pae.nger carryingcar-miles . ... 316 520 836 252 198 353 376 623 854 296 715 288 185 221 636 136 048 394 549 165 168 387 865 675 159 765 676 120 131 014 894 15 8'480 644 045 083
AVERAGES
Smauour T earro:
12. Mile per revenue on per road . 237.4 2209 233.2 22 4 27.8 222.7 423.1 107.2 27 0 251,9 320, 95.
13. Revenue per Ion-mile . .0.951. 0.9 0.055 00. 0.9190 0.90 0 983 o. 0.9 29W 21. 3
I*. Revenue per ton per road. . . $2.26 2.08 199 $1.88 12.28 (2.02 ( .00 $2.58 (2.39 .11 2.82


17-01. Revenue per passenger per road 0.14 0. 0.4 0.13 0.17 00.17 0. 6 0.15 6 5 0.17 0.17
ALL Orma Passemsas TBaimc:
1-02. Milee per passer per road 202.1 195.8 186. 179. 2123 174.2 428.6 358 2275 225.8 317.4 276.9
17-02. Revenue per passengerile road .. .011.90 2.01 1. 1.79 .87 1 1 202
17-02. Revenue erpassenger-per road . 4.07 (3.72 .$31. 3.67 3.60 3.22 5 16.7 4.51 $4.55 5.70 $5.0
1-0. 3 perp ~per road. .. 130.0 109.6 130.6 111.1 130.3 88.0 307.8 224.4 219.4 203.1 2 3.1 1 7.0
18-03. tvenuperasngerpmle . 1.994 1.87 .0 1.900 1.74 1.784 17 1.74 1.98 .00 .78? 1.790
17-03. Revenue per p per road ... 2,59 2.0 2.60 $2.12 $2.27 $1.56 $5.1 $3.90 3.35 075 3.09
$ 18. Revemepg per tain-mile. 19.* 123. 197.5 123.0 120. 67.0 218.5 6190 1.4 93 100.
19. even perar-mile 33.3 23. 33. 23.6 25. __17.3 30.3 20o. 32.6 ,20.3 29.7 ___o.o
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3 1262 08854 8812 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 137 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR TE MONTH OF OCTOBER, 1943,AND 1941


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM -'
1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service ..............228 085 229 010 6 91 6 954 2509 25 333 23 661 23 821 55 667 56 108 5 896 5 908
2. Passenger service ............ 162615 163384 5252 5346 15253 15841 15138 15309 35 643 36496 5160 5149
3. Number of revenue tons carried........ 273 868 248 272 726 421 9 345 163 9 409 35 92 352 845 51797278 68 410567 66 615 285 130108 575 127 821798 20182 291 19 829 286
4. Numberof revenuetons carriedonemile(thous) 65 225 870 62 160 197 1 426 626 1353 668 11282 572 10510437 12036 206 11 904867 24745 404 23768 972 4 725 638 4 485081
5. Freightrevenue . . . $594823566 587859406 $18717154 17978437 96942582 p5 5325 270 (113863 239 $113910715 $229522975 $227214 422 $30843036 $30776840
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers . 26217 826 25 024 836 3 355 155 5 344 055 4667 86 4 646545 11 233967 10314679 19 256 985 18 305 279 11 778 10 034
6-02. Allother passengers . . 48184 676 37 237 761 5 956 503 5 436434 5681 348 4572 372 18 753 874 14572 083 30 391 725 24 580889 1778 104 1 284 322
6-03. Total . . . 74 402 502 62 262 597 9 311 658 8 780489 10 349 211 9 218 917 29 987 841 24 886 762 49 648 710 42 886 168 1 789 882 1 294 356
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpassengers . 43835596A 423766170 58905521 58660430 85661224 87241665 196474 598 184229172 341041 343 330131267 229 100 167680
7-02. Allother passengers . . 7267638313 5090192583 3876063 351680280 891642153 593 518833 1 347528306 986851157 2626776794 1932050270 248 326040 172157076
7-03. Total . . . 7705994277 5513958753 446511856 410340710 977303377 680760498 1544002904 1171080329 2967818137 2262181537 248555140 172324756
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutationfares . . 632 937 4 614 575 $674 346 711175 (929981 $968 111 1 972217 1 943 970 3 576 544 3 623 256 2 469 $2 037
8-02. Allother teres. .140201 874 103 646 224 .8 420 98 7 819 969 18 244 964 13 087 124 27 962827 21519688 54628 772 42 426781 4 813 344 3 667 257
8-03. Total ... 144834 811 5108 260 799 9 095 331 8 531144 119174941 514055235 529935044 523463658 58 205 316 546 050037 14 815 813 3 669 294
9. Passenger servicetrainrevenue . .... $173453484 $131839527 $10592030 9 929710 $23613957 $17865795 $34472763 $27462166 $68678750 $55257671 $5500,927 4 279 392
10. Passenger train-miles . . . 39 539 864 37 196 570 2132 923 2055 767 5 824 882 5 479 555 7 997 469 7 422 558 15 955 274 14 957 880 1165 274 1 064 847
11. Passengercarrying car-mile ... .. 240 229 668 209 921 426 12 089 568 11 010 456 33 429 952 28 848 672 47 657 838 41 615 449 93177 358 81 482 577 7 281 843 6 415 336
AVERAGES
FaEIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 38 227.9 152.7 143.9 215.5 202.9 175.9 178.7 190.2 186.0 234.1 226.2
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . 0.912.9146 1.3124 1.284 .5 0.9 0.9 g4 0.957 0.9284 0.9564 0.653 0.686
14. Revenue per ton per road .. .2.17 2.16 2.00 $1.91 1.8 $1.84 1.66 1.71 1.76 $1.7 $1. 1.55
ComnrTATioN PAsSENGER TRAFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. 16.7 16.9 17.6 17.5 18.4 18.8 17. 17.9 17.7 18.0 19.5 16.7
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.06 1.09 1.14 1.214 1.09 1.11 1. 06 1.54 1.104 1.084 1.2
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road . 0.18 0.1 (0.20 0.21 00.20 00.21 (0.16 (0.19 $0.19 00.20 00.21 80.20
ALL. OrTEa PASsENGER TRAPIC
16-02. Miles per passenger per road. . 150.8 136.7 65.1 64.7 156.9 129.8 71.9 67.7 66.4 78.6 139.7 134.0
16-02. Revenue per paseenger-mile 1.934 2.044 2.1742..2 .5 2.21 2.084 2.1 2.04 2.204 1.944 2.134
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road. (2.91 $2.78 (1.41 (1.44 $3.23 (2.86 $1.49 $1.48 $1.80 $1.73 02.71 (2.86
TorTA PAssENGER TRAIrmc:
16-03. Miles per passenger per road. . 103.6 6a.6 46.0 46.7 73. 51.5 47.1 59.8 52.7 13 1331
16-03. Revenue per passengermile 1.88 1.964 2.044 2.084 2.064 1.942.00 1.64 2.044 2.134
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road. .(1.95 (1.74 00.98 00.97 $1. $ 1.52 $1.00 $0.94 $1. 7 (1.07 (2.9 2.83
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 19 148.2 20. 199.6 167. 124.2 193.1 157.8 16.60 1512 213.3 161.8
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile .1 26. .9 37.2 9. 2.6 32.4 28.1 __1. __27.8 34.1 26.9

ITEM SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
1943 1942 1943 1942 1943, 194 2 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1, Freightservice . . ... 37 237 37 388 43 133 43 296 45 296 45 242 54 851 55 138 29 138 29 226 129 285 129 606
2. Passenger service . . 30765 30747 35 925 35896 30 606 30453 38 317 38 404 22124 22135 91047 90 992
8. Number of revenue tons carried. .. ... 35 605 596 36 751 28 55 787 887 56 580 571 35 084 226 33 975 427 31787 484 32 553 229 21 100 076 21795 396 87 971 786 88 324 052
4. Numberof revenuetons carriedonemile(thous) 8 365 787 8 243 173 13 091 395 12 728 254 8 211 807 7 479 510 13 089 604 12 555 876 6 087 660 5 627 585 27 389 071 25 662 971
5. Freight revenue . . . 76865 204 $78 528 893 $107 708 240 $109 305733 $73090573 $70387010 1128 900 515 0126740685 55 601 263 $54 211558 257 592 351 $251 359 251
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutationpassengers . .347532 3101201 3487 106 3 111235 1629044 1 697 990 1756 503 1 757758 88188 152574 3473 735 3 608322
6-02. All other passengers . . 842 926 4 311 497 7621030 5 595819 2482 607 1780 085 4707 606 3 540956 2 981 709 1 740012 10 171 921 7 061 053
6-03. Total . . . 9 318 254 7 412 698 11108 136 8 707054 4 111 651 3 478 0S5 6 464 108 5 298 714 3 069 897 1 892 586 13 645 656 10 669 375
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpassengers . 3768153 30 671891 37910 631 30839571 28292 550 29736641 29705 322 29 945809 1 406 11 3 112882 59403 990 62 795 332
7-02. Allotherpassengers . ... I 15:1769 404 808 438 706 1 400 095 444 980 59.5 782 566 606 714 356 194 65 2 019 326 311 1 412 031 621 654 833 050 409 320 25 3 240 766 075 2 177 546 531
7-03. Total . . . 1 189 450 93 859 110 597 1 438 006 075 1 011435 4353 594 899 64 385 931 2932 049 031 633 1 441 977 430 656 239 168 412 433 140 3 300 170 065 2 240 341 863
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutationfares . .... $472734 0382277 $475203 $364 314 2867 162 $303332 $276610 $270448 $17 318 33 225 581190 $607005
8-02. All other fares. . . (2 9 018 (17 002038 27642362 3 20 669 295 10 251 86 $6 589454 5 34708 37 25-522 814 12 970 817 8 437 88C 57 950740 40 550148
8-03. Total . . . ... 3 30175 17584315 28117 565 21 053609 010 538 48 $6 892786 134 984 847 025 793 262 12988 135 8471 105 58511 930 41 157 153
9. Passengers service trainrevenue.... ... 26913 85 $20 584607 $32414779 $24 863999 13 812129 9 52088 6 43035995 $31866811 15 511231 $10 33016C $723 59 955 $51 717 857
10. Passengertrain-miles . . ... .5 899 28 5578360 7064556 6643207 4561 60 4178204 8801347 8228313 3157627 3188966 16520034 15595483
11. Passengercarrying car-mile . ... 34768 85 3138459 42 050698 37799931 21960 719 18908631 65170 31 54595836 .17870 579 17134451 105 001612 90638918
AVERAGES
FaEmnG TBAFrIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 235.0 224.3 234.7 225.0 234.1 220.1 411.8 385.7 288.5 258.2 311.3 290.6
18. Revenue per ton-mile . 0.91 0.9534 0.8234 0.8594 0.8904 0.9424 0.9851 1.0094 0.9134 0.9630 o.9460 0.9794
14..Revenue per tonpro.....$.$.-0.3$207$9012. 0.9631$0.9310%
CocMsAvoN PAanOa TAc 02$ -14 1 1.931 4 27 014.06 03.69 02!649 02.93 02.85
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . 10.8 99 10. 9.9 17.4 17.5 16.9 17.0 15.9 20.4 17.1 17.4
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.54 1.25 1. 1.25 1.024 1.024 0.93 0.90 1.234 1.07 0.984 0.974
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road 0.1 00.12 I0.2 00.12 0$0.18 00.18 00.16 00.5 0.20 t0.22 00.17 t0.17
ALL Ormn PANssmGora TRAFIc:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road 197.1 187.5 183.7 175.2 228.8 200.1 428.9 398.8 219.6 235.2 318.6 308.4
16-02. Revenue pe passenger-mile .9 .1 1.74 2.114 1.814 1.854 1.7284 1.814 1.984 .064 1.79 186
17-0. Revenueerssengerro .. 3.91 .9 4 $3.-63 $3.69 4.13 .70 7.37 07.21 4.35 4.85 45.70 5.74
ToTAL PAmeozza Tsaivc:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. 127.6 11.2 1295 116.2 144.7 111.0 317.0 72.1 213.8 217.9. 241.8 210.0
16-03. Revenuperpsengie . 1.964 2.07 1.96 .08 1.77 1.79 1.714 .794 1.984 2.054 1.774 1.844
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road . $2.50 $2.35 $.53 2.42 2.56 1.9 5.41 4.87 4.3 .8 49 .86
18. Revenuepassenger-miles per train-mile. 201. 1 206 1523 130.4 94 2.8 75.2 07.8 i 19. .7
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 3.4.2 o1226.7 3-.26.8 -1 2 J(L i S I
Effective with Januar7 1943 the I11inois Central R. R. Co. reports as Cutation* certain traffic previously reported a 'All other passengers.5
figures for 1942 In this statement have been restate to afford a oorreat comparison with 1943.


Subject to revision


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)
OCTOBER 1943







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Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)


ITEM UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1912 1943 1942 1943-1942
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight ervioe#... . . . 228 215 229 932 6916 6964 25170 25 360 23685 23 865 55771 56189 5900 5 926
2. Paaslengersmrvice# . . . 162 705 164 273 5296 5 343 15298 15 884 15133 15 431 35727 36 658 5160 5 164
3. Number of revenue tonaecarried. . 2541831480 2342522838 91 427 578 86735 580 506135514 468168036 638 590063 594657906 1 236 153155 1 149 561 522 193 915142 179394190
4. Number ofrevenuetons eaiedonemile(thous) 06 572 456 526054986 13407508 12258313 107304505 92020286 115093411 105209527 235805424 209 488 126 43958511 41303773
5. Freghtvenue.. ed:............... $5 647031 355 $4 880 423 950 $176752993 167 116 625 $944 530 827 $826 313 294 $1090 550 149 988 630 955 02 212 233 96 (1 982 060 874 $295 040 933 $275 200 425
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
-01. CommutationpaaMangers . 260134799 236429219 32697639 30573225 45738319 44577020 112 190414 98166177 190626372 173916 422 90 559 94 679
6-02. Allotherpassengers . . 477388750 304247656 62448119 44477423 57937080 39164023 191736494 125993476 312121693 209 634922 16641 848 9357871
6-037. Tota...venuepan............ onemi 737523549 540676 875 95145758 75050648 103 675 399 83741 043 303 926908 224759 653 502748065 383551 344 1 732 407 9452 550
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpassengers ..... 4 396 598 517 4084159 835 578 805 735 542679 127 853591551 845781 498 2008 878 849 1810 620 941 3441276135 3 199 081 566 1734546 1787 670
7-02. Allother passengers. ........ 67739 854 552 37 610787 262 3862 319017 2722 557 814 8144908925 4 736 329 80112 843 137 100 7933 79 979 24 850 365 042 15 392566 994 249 189 569 1157 637 547
7-03.Total. ............... 72136453069 41 694947097 4441124752 3265 236 341 8 998 500 476 :5 582111 2914 852 015 949 9 744 3Q0 920 28 291641177 18591 648 560 2250924115 1159425 217
8-1Cmmutationfare .......147 341 154 t43648411 $66834487 $65495711 09409319 9223323 ($20591 99 9 18605408 $36835805 634378302 o20661 221003
8-02. Allotherfares ........... 312 058099 757 77856 83 449 539 60116078 $163 531 465 0104 562 872 266 836 603 75 571 449 513 817 607 $34025039 $44096295 24464793
8-03. Total . . . .... $1 359399 253 801 026 267 90 284026 6 665 649 1.72 940 784 113786 195 287 428 602 94 176 857 $550653412 $374620 701 $44 116956 24485796
9. Passengerservicetrarevenue . . $1 600159 937 $984102 33 03032351 $77643638 $208709649 $142 989 206 326 666 519 223 546 221 $638 408 519 $444179 065 $49763585 29039337
1 Passengertrain-mies............... 85577196 35308416 820945198 80090587 56309781 53537425 77416503 71668087 154671482 145296099 11048580 9432283
11. Passengercarrying car-miles . ... .2301 360 104 1 828 629 057 ,17 648 858 101865 698 312 422 532 270254 422 45346607C 387 309720 883531460 759429 840 67384861 50932269
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 238.6 224.6 146.6 141.3 212.0 196.6 180.2 176.9 190.8 182.2 826.7 230.2
S pm e 0 311.360.8800.980.009390.946 .6710 0.666
14. Revenue per ton-per.roa.... .......... .02.93 0.08$ 1.93 $1.93 61.$7 $1.76 .1.7131.61.79$12..52715
COMMUTATION PAMsGoaR TaAr c: 1
16-01. Miles per passenger per road . 16.9 17 17.7 17.8 1.7 19.0 17.9 18.1 18. 4 i
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . .1.08 .o 1.10 121 09 1. 1.0 1.01 1.07 1).190 1.i
17-01. Revenue per passger perroad.. ... 0.18 0.18 60.21 01.21 60.21$0.1 o0 *0. 4019$0.19 0.20 0.023 0:2
15-02. Mileperpassengerperroad. . 141. 123.6 61. 61.2 140.6 120.9 67.0 63.0 79.6 7314 135.2 123.7
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.9 \ 2.01 2.16 2.210 2.01% 2.21 2.086 2.21% 2.070 2.P210 %1 6
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road .. 2.75 $29 $1.35 2.2 2.67 1.39 1.39 $1.65 $1.62 (23 :
TOTAL PAmsNozxoTRAIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road 97.8 771 146.7 143.6.56.343 8 134-1122.
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road 1.84 $1. $0.95 60.89 1.67 $1.36 o0.95 60. $1. $0.98 2.$2.
18. Revenue passenger-miles pertrain-mile 1 .1 118.1 212.0 162.5 159.8 104.3 191.8 136.0 12.9 12.0 7 12
19. Revenue passenger-miles per ear-mile 3.. 31.3 22.8 37.8 32.1 28.8 20.7 32.8 25.2 32.0 24.5 33: 22.6
SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
_______ ________1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightservice # .. . ....... 37 271 37$564 43171 43490 45206 45 330 54918 55556 29149 29367 129273 130253
2. Passeengerservice #. . . .... 30768 30952 35928 36116 30529 30 675 38359 38736 22131 22088 91050 91499
3. Numberof revenuetonsarried. ....... 347 591 875 321750992 541 507017 501145 182 274 784 786 268495 477 285 425 546 846 673091 203 96097 6 176647 56 764171 308 691 816 134
4. Numberofrevenuetonseardiedonemile(thous) 82 419289 71188 804 126377 80 112492 577 67604007 59700080 1204135397 99741 469 56 371 828 44 632734 244 389 232 204 074 283
S venue. ..............781 259 774 671700 2901 076 300 707 946 900 715 $618 997 457 543 929 7781 211 314 208 983 43 516 528185014 424 049 067 2 358 496 67 1 951 462 361
6: Nwmbe of reene pasngr red:
(-01. Commutationpassengers . 33935114 28587221 34 02567 28681900 16 847 585 16438 738 17T 631310 15897 849 1003859 1494 10 35 482 754 33 830 897
6-02. Allotherpassenger ........ 56 425 196 33685 343 73067044 43043214 23 412 540 13 867 637 42954 126 25343 817 25833347 1235806 92 200 013 51 569 520
7. NumTotalenuep ... earedonemie: 90360310 62272564 107092717 71725114 40260125 30306375 60585436 41241666 26837206 13852376 127682767 85400417
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation pamssenger . 345751265 293217093 347485811 295004763 292807 209 284510741 297884004 270853718 17145358 3479 9047 607"836571 590073506
7-M2.All.otherpassenger s. ............11375151814 65601061083.362434138 7 717 743 655 5010546263 2 461510370 3841,0459996 9236083216 5844'14186 28202883027 29265148127 14500476613
7-03.T otal... ................11720903.079 68533232013.971 82719801274841825303353472 274602 11118708344000 9506936934 586128722 283759 207 29872984698150Oo550119.
Passenger revenue:
8-01 Commutationfare ..... .4617772 0364 14664 17463843 036355667 $ 2916863 02862042 $2745448 02455743 204605 31665 7 45866916 05634442
-02.oAlot. herfare.. ::.:::: .I. ... ... .22649768 A126104271 27274 6 157470 089763080 14594.668 0319 79983 6163497695 11593078 56911874 0525 494415 266352 237
8-.Toal...... ...........33267554 129925 091 6277 384 51 6154 410 887 92680663 648804710 0322545279 165953438 116 135 389 57228531 1531 361 331 271986679
PAIMwersrviea i revenue... . 264658650 6155 64816 $31442223 0$184 304 15 $121699 270 070289288 658939-a994 $213289721 $136238919 072032621 647329183 6355619118
1. Passngerun-mcar s........m.................5949420 5412023 7054280 655231 43772566 39395945 8505573a 75732451 31534610 29107151 160362914 14423"5547
1.1Pg ml er .. .... 351 189691 283582948 418 674 551 334515 217 207 182 355 154957024 614 335482 442461 511 177636255 137265465 999 54 09 734 684 000
AVERAGES '
FRIaNT Tsawrc:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road .... .7 1 221. 233.14 2214.5 2146.0 222.4 421.0 1 4o14.3276.4 252.7 I1.8
18. Revenue per ,on-mile............o... ..094 0.34 0.852 0. 02 .916 0.9110 1.0.0.960.950.937% 0.79"0 .0.96,,5
14. evn InO ra d ....erIone.25 2.09 1.99 $1.89 $2.25 $2.03 $4.24 63.99 02.59 62.40 .09.$.8
Comirraanos PA ssengeru r T ra ...c2.02
16-01. Mes per passage road 10.2 1.. 10.2 1. 17.1 17.3016. %7.0 17.1 23.2 17. 7

-01 ,o Renueper pr :0..."0.130.17 10.17 $0.16 60.15 $0.20 $0.213.. 0.17
1-02. L S'e'perpassengserper rod K 201.6194.7 16.5 179.3 214.0
TOTAL Pkas oza 1 aa 7$. 2 i $

19. ,eWuperpassengerperroad. .. 2.5 2 0' 224.i 1."
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 197.01.59 0126.1 121.-20 *1. o33 6 0.6
19. RavenuaPessenge-milespercar-mile, .. 3 1 24.2 139.3 126.1 125.2 69.7 220.019.5 1 3 114.6
fi R- "*. -.-.# Lt' 219-3- 20.


# Represents an average of the mileays reported
Pigures for 1942 in this statearnt have been restated to afford a ocereot comparison with 194J.


U. S. GOVeRNuMET PRINTING OFFmCE 19.a-. t57


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 137 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR TEN MONTHS ENDED WITH OCTOBER. 1943 AND 1942


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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA I/

II3IIIII IIIB II INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
3 1262 08854 8820 BUREAU OF T ANBPORECONOMICS AND STATISTICs

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled froS 128 reportA of revenue traffic statistics repreting 137 steam rlDway
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


FOR THE MONTH OF NOVEMIBR, 19M AND 0M42


ITEM


AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at lose of month:
1. Freight service . . .......
2. Passenger service .... ........
3. Number of revenue tons carried. . .
4. Numberof revenue tons carried one mile (thous) .
5. Freight revenue. .. . . ..
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:
8-01. Commutation fares . ... .
8-02. All other fares . . ...
8-03. Total . . . .
9. Passenger service train revenue . .
10. Passenger train-miles . . .
11. Passenger carrying car-miles . . .
AVERAGES
Fauomar TnAaic:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . .
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . .
14. Revenue per ton per road . . .
COMMUTATION PAsrNOsm TRA.rC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road . ..
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . .
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road .
AuL OTrEa PAssoNGzh Taenc:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . .
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . .
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road ...
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. . .
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . .
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road .
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. .
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile .


UNITED STATES


NEW ENGLAND REGION


GREAT LAKES REGION I CENTRAL EASTERN REGION


EASTERN DISTRICT


1943 [ 191i 1943 1942 143 .9 1 1 943 1 i91 e5 I 319i g194 19142


228 050
162 616
246 718 362
59 860 574
$566 703 694
26 603 469
46 508 839
73 112 308
443 060 655
7 126 262 276
7 569 322 931
$ 4 678 006
137 249 806
(141 927 812
$169 861 382
38 488 507
233 252 053


242, 6
0.9ii7
$2.30
16.
00.18
153.2
1.930
02.95
103.5
$1,94
196.7
32.5


228 892
163 378
249 340 300
56 984 792
$535 022 591
24 537 911
36 747 940
61 285 851
414 800 846
5 252 082 778
5 666 883 624
$ 4 481 760
103 623 273
1108 105 033
$130 852 522
36 523 138
209 551 162


I I I 4. .1. 1


6 913
5 256
9 113 115
1 324 163
(L7 437 894
3 477 205
5 691 217
9 168 422
61 966 760
355 975 678
417 942 438
$699 946
(7 825 121
8 525 067
$9 950 597
2 072 396
11 691 374


6 941
5 351
8 67"6 852
1 241 628
016 807 319
3 164 826
5 140 926
8 305 752
55 877 960
331 926 923
387 804 883
$673 718
7 136 004
7 809 722
09 092 941
2 002 572
10 552 322


25082
15 253
46 127 934
10 064 734
691298 007
4 701 622
5474 916
10 176 538
86 415 718
848 090 7097
934 506 515
$937 721
$16 305 521
$17 243 242
$21 006 714
5 646 535
32 554 524


25 323
15 833
47 395 001
689 663 391
087 381 000
4 424 357
4 178 104
8 602 4S61
83 892 093
585 123 571
669 015 664
.P16 566
oi1 908 091
012 824 657
016 367 215
5 243 149
27 462 453


23 653
15 138
61 060 312
10 802 785
$103 688 502
11 373 412
17 870 896
29 244 308
195 951 743
1 369 051 567
1 565 003 310
$1 974 421
$27 935 076
$ 29 909 497
$ 34 526 504
7 779 311
45 570 24C


23 808
15 30S
61 063 744
10 876 794
$102 933 001
10 373 954
14 168 564
24 542 518
184 001 332
1 008 515 214
1 192 516 546
$1 931 821
21 512 308
23 444 12S
027 128 65C
7 190034
40 613 482


55 648
35 647
116 301 381
22 191 682
$212 424 402
19 552 2359
29 037 029
48 589 268
344 334 221
2 573118 42
2 917 452 263
$3 612 088
952 065 718
555 677 806
$65 483 815
15 498 240
89 816 138


56 072
36 493
117 1'35 597
21 781 813
$207 121 326
17 963 137
23 487 594
41 450 131
323 771 385
1 925 565 708
2 249 337 093
$3 522 105
$40 556 403
$44 078 508
$52 588 806
14 435 755
78 628 257


- i i I i -1 iI iI I


228.5
0.9391
$2.15
16.9
1.08%
$0.18
142.9
1.97%
$2.82
92.5
1.91%
01.76
155:2


l".3
01.91

17.8
00.20
62.5
2.20%
$1.37
45.6
2.040
00.9
201.7
35.7


143.1


17.7
1.21%
$0.21
64.6
2.15%
$1.39
46.7
2.o19
#0.94
193.
3N.


218.2
0 .9070

18.14
1.090
00.20
1514.9
1.92%
$2.98
91.0
1.850
01.69
2;l,


203.
01.84
19.0
1.090
#0.21
14I0.0
2.064%
#2.85
77.8
1.:24
$1.1,9
12.
2 .


176.9
o.9660

17.2
1.010
$0.17
76.6
2.014%
2664
$1.56
53.5
1.91%
$1.02
20J..2
34.3


175.1
0.91460
1. 69
17.
1.0
$0.19
71.2
2.130
$1.52
48.6
1.97<
(0.96
t165.9
29.4_


190.8
0.9570
$1.83
17.6
(0.18

88.6
2.02%
$1.79
60.o
1.91%
$1.15
188.2
32.5


186.0
0.9510
$1.77
18.0
1.090
$0.20
82.0
2.110
$1.73
54.
1(0
$1.66
155.8
28.6


SOUTHERN REGION* SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 191143 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightservice . . . 37 234 37 377 43 130 43 279 45 298 45 241 54 635 55 083 29 139 29 217 129 272 129 541
2. Passengerservice ............ 30 759 30 744 35 919 35 893 30 008 30 453 38 317 38 404 22 125 / 22 135 91 050 90 992
3. Number of revenue tons carried. . 33 667 870 35 597 344 51 457 172 54 545 638 26 639 612 26 531 665 30 656 544 30 078 052 21 663 673 21 049 348 78 959 829 77 659 065
4. Numberofrevenuetonscarriedonemile(thous) 8 021140 7 895 897 12 011 226 12 167 110 7 018170 6 140 358 12 519 445 11534089 6 120 051 5 361 422 25 657 666 23 035 869
5. Freightrevenue. . $76 543 166 $76 307073 $103 839 883 $104 579 462 064 482 360 58 646 235 $128 568 538 $113773919 $57 388 511 $50 901 649 $250 439 409 $223 322.803
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutationpassengers . 3449 133 3 088 829 3457 509 3 097 515 1 758 259 1 666 309 1 744 554 1 686 362 90 908 124 588 3 593 721 3 477 259
6-02. All other passengers . .5 760 872 4 604 980 ,7 379 030 5 836 513 2 448 811 1 689 023 4 718 945 3 703 408 2 925 024 2 031 402 10092 780 7 425 833
6-03. Total . . . 9 210005 7 693809 10836 539 8 934028 4207070 3355332 6463 499 5 389770 3015 932 2 155 990 13 686 501 10901092
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpassengers . 37 457 633 30 348 951 37 603 164 30 496 967 30 542 199 28829 520 29 139 347 29 224 115 1 441 724 2 478 859 61 123 270 60 532 494
7-02. Allother passengers . . .1 1117237713 880670977 1353917516 1053920186 594 898460 368 000 901 1 973 144 759 1 422 253 536 631183499 482 342 447 3 199 226 718 2 272 596 884
7-03. Total . . . 1154 695 346 911 019928 1 391520 680 1 084 417 153 625 440 659 396 830 421 2 002 284 106 1451 477 651 632625 223 484 821 306 3 260 349 988 2 333 129378
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutationfares . . 467 556 380697 $469365 $382 467 $307 122 $287 797 0271 616 $262 761 $17 815 $26 630 $596553 $577 188
8-02. Allotherfares. . . $2250Q9 635 18117631 $27128731 $21716869 (10604 158 6584356 $34940865 25 534 640 12510334 t9231005 58055357 $41350001
8-03. Total . . .. 22977191 $18 498 328 $27598096 22 099336 10 911280 6 872 153 35212481 25797401 528149 9 257635 58651910 41927189
9. Passenger servicetrainrevenue . .... 26488 311 $21 567 214 $31 789 139 $25 691350 $14 393 97 9 513 201 $43265 325 $31 935 036 014929 126 011 124 129 $72 588 428 $52 572 366
1. Passengertrain-miles . . . 5840190 5664008 7022581 6670Q363 4389078 4116211 8487486 8141751 3091122 2 3159058 15967686 15 417 020
11. Psaenger carrying ar-miles . ... 34 961 551 32 918 184 428 503 131 8 839 799 20 984 'l ,679,466 62 400 555 55 509 991 17548 101 16 893 649 100 932 784 92 083 106
AVERAGES


CommuTAon PA =aNRTRAIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road ...10.9 9.8 10.9 9.8 17.4 17.3 16. 17.3 15 19. 17.0 17.4
16-4fl. Revenue per passenger-mile 00......1.$1 1 2 1"2e"12 5010 1 0,fis 01IN 1.03 0.9as0.950
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road . 0:14 0.1 ?0.1 $012 $0.17 00.17 (0.1 00.16 0.20 00.21 (0.17 (0.17
ALL. Orm PAmsNRou T.A2.c:
1-02. Milesper passenger per road ...193.9 191.2 183.5 180.6 242.9 217.9 '418.1 3814.0 215.8 237.4 317.0 306.1
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile 2.01 2.069 2.00 2.067 1.o780 1.79 01.77 .1.0 1.98 .95 1.817 1.82
17-02. -Revenue per passenger per road . $3.91 $3.93 $3.68 $3.72 64.33 !3.90 7.0 $6.89 $4.28 $5.75 (5.57
ToTAL PAMXNOzR TPAFJC:
-0. Miles per passenger per road. . 125.4 118.4 128.4 121.4 148.7 118.3 309.8 269.3 209.8 224.9 238.2 214.0
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.?9 2.03 1.980 2.040 1.7430 1.7.3 1.76 7 *4.9 1.91 1.800 1.800
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road. $ 2.49 2.54 2.55 2.47 2. 0 5. 479 1 4.29 1 4.29 03.85
18. Revenue passengers-me per train-mile.e .. 197.7 160.8 198.1 162.6 1142. 96.4 235.9 13 24.7 153. 204.2 151.3
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 33.0 27.7 32.7 27.9 29.8' 20.2 32.1 6.1 3.1 28.7. 32.3 5.3
* Effective with January 1943 the Illingis Central R. R, Co. reorte aBs Com itation' certain traffic previously
reported as 'All other passengers. Figure for 1942 in 1ts statement have been restated to afford a correct oomparlteon vith 193.


Subject to revision


POCAHONTAS REGION


5 896
5 160
17 789 302
3 990 086
$27 296 717
8 376
1 618 158
1 626 534
145 531
236 679 803
236 825 334
$1 809
$4 619 096
$4 620 905
$5 300 828
1 182 391
7 541 580


5 902
5 149
18 948 294
4 271 213
$28 272 389
8 686
1 231 533
1 240 219
148 016
173 249 209
173 397 225
$1 770
$3 599 238
$3 601 008
$4 124 136
1 006 355
5 921 615


224.3
0.6sk
(1.53
17.4
1.21
$0.22
146_8
$2:8+
145.6
2:00.
20


225 .
.662
R1.49
17.0
,1..20%
00.20
140.7
2.080
$2.92
139.8
2.080
02.90
172.3
29.3


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)
NOVEMBER 1943







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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 137 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR ELEVEN MONTHS ENDED WITH NOVEMBER. 1943 AND 9IMS


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)


SRepresents an average of the alleae reported at the close of each monjh within th1 period..
* Effetive with January 1943 the Ill nois Central R. R. Co. reports as Commutation certain traffic previously reportedA 8 'All other passengers.4
Figures for 1942 in this statement have been restated to afford a orreot comparison with 1943.


U. S. GOVMTeNsw Tr-ITNG OFrFe l --O


6 UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942

AGGREGATES
Miles of road operVed at close of month:
SFreightervice.............. 2 199 229 836 6 916 6 962 25160 25 357 23 68 23 86 55758 56 181 5900 5924
2. Passengerervice#. .............. 162 712 164 190 5 295 5 344 15 295 15 879 15 133 15 42C 35 723 36 643 5 160 5 163
3. Numberof revenue tonscarried. . 2788550450 2591.863138 100540693 95412 432 552264056 515 563 037 699650375 65572165 1352455124 1266 697 119 211704444 198342484
4. Numberofrevenuetonsearriedonemile(thous) 666 433 031 583 038 993 14131 671 13499 941 117 369 239 101683 677 125 896196 116086 32 257 997 106 231269939 47 948 597 45.574 986
5. Freightrevetnue . ....... .6 213 735, 050 $5 415446 542 *194 190 887 $183 923 944$1 035 828 834 $913 694 2941 194 638 6501 091563 96 $2 424 658 371 $2 189 182 200 $322 33765 $303 472 814
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6 N1.Comutatonpassengers ......286738268 260967130 36174844 33738051 50439941 49001377 123563826 109140131 210178611 1910 79 559 98935 103365
6-02. Allotherpassengers . . 523 897589 340 995 596 68 1395336 49 618 349 63 411996 43342 127 209607 390 140 162 04C 341158722 33 122 516 18 260006 10589404
6-03. Total . . . 810 635 857 601 962 726 104 314 180 83 356 400 113 851 937 92 343 504 33 171 216 249 302 17 551 337 333 425 002 075 18 358 941 10 692 769
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01.Coimmutationpassengers . .. 4839659172 4498960681 640772495 5985;57087 940007 269 929 673 591 2204 830592 1994622273 3785610356 3522852951 1 880077 1935686
7-02. Allother paaengers . . 74 866 116 378 42 862 870 040 4218 294 695 3 054 484 137 8 992 999 722 5 321 453 37214 212 188 667 8 942 195 19 27 423 483 084 17 318 132 702 2 485 869 37 1 330 886 756
7-03.Total . . . 7970577555047 361830721 459067190 3653041224 9 933 006 991 6 251 126 96316 417 019 259L0 93681746 31 209 093 440 2040985653 248774944 1332822442
8-1. Commutation fares . . $52019160 $48 130171 7 534 433 $7 223 289 10 347040 $10139889 22 566 420 $ 20 537 228 40447 893 $37900407 $2247,0 $828773
8-02. All otherfares ......... 1449307905 861001129 091274660 (67252082 017983698 6 116470963 0294771679 $19708375 $ 5656889 325 368086602 (487155391 28064031
8-03. Total . . . 1501 327 065 909 131300 98 809093 74 475371 0190 184 026 126 610 852 2 317 338 099 21762098 $606331 218 418707 209 48737 861 $28086 804
9. Passenger ervicetrainrevenue . . 1770021318 $1114954858 112982948 $86736579 0229716363 0159 356 421 $361193022 $25067487 $703898333 $496767871 $55064413 $33163473
10. Passenger train-miles . . . 424065703 389 607 300 23 017 594 22 093 159 61 956 306 58780 574 85 195 822 78858 12 '170 169 722 159 731 854 12 230971 10 438 630
11. Passengercarrying ar-miles . . 2534 611 956 2 038 180 218 129 334 232 112418 020 344 977056 297716 874 499 036310 427923 20 973347 598 838058096 74926 441 56853 884
AVERAGES
FaZmorr TaArc:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 239.0 224.9 1146. 141.5 212. 197.2 179.9 177.0 190.8 182.6 22 5. 22= 8
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . 0.932 0.929% 1.318% 1.36I 0.8834 0.8999 0.9 0.9400 0.9.9o 00 01.57 0.66 6
14. Revenue per ton per road . . .2.23 2.09 $1.93 $1.93 $1.88 $1.77 1.71 $1.66 1.791.73 1.52 1.53
COMMUTATION PAssENoER TRAGIC:
l1-01. Miles per passenger per road .. 16.9 17.2 17.7 17.7 18.6 19.0 17.8 18.3 18.0 18.4 19.0 18.7
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.070 1.07 1.1go 1.21 1.10 1.090 1.020 1.0 1.074 1.08% 1.20 1.18
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road . 0.18 10.18 60.21 00.21 00.21 0.21 00.18 0.19 00.19 $0.20 $0.23) 0.22
ALL OnTHER PASSENGER RAIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . 142.9 125.7 61.9 61.6 141.8 122.8 67.8 63.8 80.4 74.3 16. 125.7
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile 1.9. . 2.01. 2.16d 2.20 2.00 2.19% 2.074 2.20 2.06# 2.20 1. 2.l
17-02. Revenue per passenger per rad. ... $ 2.77 $2.52 1.34 $1.36 2.84 $2.69 11.4i1 1.41 $1.66 $1.63 $2.7 (2.65
ToTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles perpassengerperroad. . 98.3 78.7 46.6 43.8 87.2 67.7 49.3 43.9 56.6 49.0 135.5 124.6
16-03. Revenue per pasaenger-mile . 1.88*e 1.920 2.030 2.040 1.91 2.03) 1.930 1.99 1.940 2.01l 1 2.21
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road. $1.85 01.51 $0.95 (0.89 (1.67 $1.37 00.9 0.8 $1.10 $0.99 $2. $2.63
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile.. 188.0 121.6 211.1 165.3 160.3 106.3 192. 138. 183.4 130.5 803. 12.
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 31.4 23.2 37.6 32.5 28.8 21.0 32. 25. 32.1 24.9 33.2 ______ 23.4
SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1i93 1948 1943 19ge 1943 1942
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freighteervice #..... . .... 37 268 37 545 43 168 43 469 45215 45 321 54 910 55 51 29148 29353 129 273 130186
2. Pasengerservice# . . . 30766 30934 35926 36097 30536 30654 38 397 3870 22130 2089 91063 91450
8. Numberof revenuetons carried . . 381259745 357348336 592 96418e 555690820 301424398 295027142 316082090 276751142 225 24649 197696914 843131137 769475199
4. Numberofrevenuetonscarriedonemile(thous) 90440429 79 084 701 138 389 02 124659 687 74 622 177 65839 653 132 932 843 111 275 55i 62 491879 49 994 156 70 046 899 227 109 36
Feightrevenue . . 857 802940 $748007 3641 180 140591 051480178 $683479817 602 5760131 339 882 746 1097 25743 58557352 474950717 2608936089 2174784164
8. Number of revenue passengersecarried:
-1. Commutationpassengers....... 37384247 31 676 050 37 483 182 31779 415 18605 844 18 105 047 19 375 864 17 584 213 1094767 1 618 898 39076475 37308156
6-0. Allotherpassenger..... ... 62186068 58290323 80446074 48879727 25861351 15556660 47673071 29 047 22! 28 75837 14389468 102'292793 58993353
6-038. Total . . . 99570315 69966 373 117929256 80659142 44467195 33661707 67048935 46631,434 29)853138 16008366 141369268 96301509
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01.Commutationasengeredo.......mile: 383208 898 323 566044 38508897! 325501.730 323349408 313340261 3270233 51 5300077833 18587082 37187906 668959841 650606000
7-02. Allotherpassenger ..... 12492389077 7 440 777 08514 978 258445 8771663 841 560 444 723 829 511 27120 383 604 75510 658 336 75 6475325367 3'285 225 474 32464 374 845 16 773073 497
7-03. Total . . 12875597 975 7 764 343 1295 5363 347 424 9097165 571 5 928 794131 3 142 851 53220 710 628 106L0 958 414 58 6493 91244 3 5322413 380 33133 34 686 17 423679 497
8. Passenger revenue:
8-1 Cgommutationfares ........ .5085328 ($3995361 $510779a $4018134 3223985 3149839 03 017 064 $271850 *222420 4343287 $6463469 $6211630
8-2. Alotherfares. . 51159417 144 428058 299 874 808 172492089 1003 67958 52 7 024 354740696 189 032 335 128 4 1.18 6614279 3549 772 307 02 238
,8-08. Total . . 256244745 14842341 9 304982 606 1176510223 103591 94 55 676 863 357757760 9191,75083 51286,63538 ,66486166 590013_241 331913868
9. Passengerservice train revenue.. . 91146961 $17683200 0346211374 $209995 503 $136093247 079802481 1432656319 0245232253 $151168045 $83.156750 '719917611 $408191484
10. Passengertram-miles . . ... 65334410 59 784 241 77 565 381 70222 879 48 161 644 43 512 156 93 543 224 83 874 20 34625732 32266 209 176 330600 159 652 567
11. Passesger carrying carmiles... ... .. 386 251041 316 501 132 461177 482 373 355.016 228 186648 174 636490 676736037 497971 50 195 184 356 154 159 114 1100086876 826 767 106
AVERAGES
Famuor TaAjrmc:
12. Miles per revenue ton per mroad . 237.2 221.3 233.4 224.3 247.6 223.2 480.6 402.1 277.0 252.9 32Q 29.1
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . 0.9148 0.946% 0.8534 0.843 0.916 0.91 1.008o % 0.986 0.937 0.9500.9 0.
14. Revenue peronperroad. ........ 12.25 2.09 .99 1. 89 $2.27 $2.04 $4.24 3.96 2.60 2. 3.09 2.3
CommuraTIon PAassmarB TRAImc
l-01l. Miles per passnger per road . 10.3 10.2 10.3 10.2 17.4 17.3 16.9 17.1 17.0 23.0 17.1 17.4
16-01. Revenue per paenger-mile . 1.3 1.23% 1.3 1.230 1.000 1.017 0.92 0.91 1.200 0.92% 0.9 it
17-01. Revenue per passenger pad .. .14 0.13.13 ( 1.3.0.17 "0.17 0.16 0 o.51 00.20 00.21 0o.1 o. 10
Au. Oremm Pasmue Ta C:
1S-02. Miles per passenger perroad . 200.9 194.3 186.2 179. 216.7 181.9 427.6 366.9 225.2 228.3 317. 284.
16-02. Revenue per passenger-nmule . 2.01 1.94 2.00 1.97 1.79 1.86 1.7 1.77 1.98 2.01 1.80 1.
17-02. Revenueer pessenger per road 4.04 $3.77 03.73 $3.53 $3.88 0338 *7.W 06.1 4.7 4.60 05.70 (5.28
TorA. PAeman frr RAFIc:
15-0. Mileper pssenger per road. . 129.3 111.0 130.3 112.8 133.3 93.4 308.9 235.0 217.5 207.5 234.4 180.9
16-0. Revenuepera ge-mile . 1.99 1.91% 1.99% 1.9401 1.75% 1.77% 1.7 .98 2.000 1.78 1.0
Se pep6pe iwd $ 2.57 $2.12 $2.59 $2.19 $2.3 1.65 5.3 4.31 *1 37 7376
18. Revenue pasengir-_ per traimile. 197.1 129.9 196.1 129.5 123.1 72.2 221.4 130.7 187.5 103. 87.9 10941
19. Revenue pa enger-miles per car-mile .3.24.533.3 24.4 6. 6______ 18. _30.6333.3 21.6 30.1 21.1,
33-9533. 2.0719.0 2. 1o718.30o3 -7. o,








Subject to revision


UNIV. OF FL LIB.
DOCI UENTS DEPTH.

iU.S1E. -POTO


U.S. DEPOSITORY


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

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3 1262 08854 8978 Nu A m r i iO 1DSTATISI OC

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS P CLASSIC STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE.UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 ports M aa m tr me l ingI 137 tam tu.ilway
(SWMCHINGAND MUNMw CaL alCO B NrOT INCLUDED)


Statement No. M-220 (op.D)
DECEMBER 1943


FOR T. HE.MWE 0...I... ..n WSAN U


SITE UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAMES RION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
1943 1948 1943 194*2 443 20a 1943 194a 1943 1942 1943 19142
AGGREGATES .
Mile sof rI operated at eloe of month:
1. lh . . . 228064 s228524 6 913 6923 25076 25300 1 23649 23703 5 563 5925 5902 *. 5905
.' ario .. . . 162 467 163 193 5 256 5 345 15 53 15 B33 15133 15197 35 642 36 375 5 160 5149
4, Nun*irolBrevuetonsawriedol. .... thu 243 402 534 225 B93S 18 900206 8 227103 49 068 066 45594266 60528517 5539019 118.618646 109 360388 19258.874 17137658
4. Nueoflw1enuetoneeliedonemile(thous) 6. 0 614 577 55036940 131164 11836,81 10302084 9673893 10740720 984084 2 34 44 20698417 48814 31577
6.5riAt nu.'. ar ... ....... 571662089 4532 192 75 (17641 3 1,6 360 416 9 145 97 0.8 6S300 16 103 6566 98 ,9 652.0365 214711348 200910 97 31 004 960 026 750 316
6. Nuber of revenue paengers carried: .
6- Coimmuttionpimengem. .. ... 2507803 25 58 308 33300001 3125405 4 30601 4 371 01a 1077390 10319676 18 64811 17916093 8 S9 : 0.88
642. ABoile pa:62gem .... 48477265 42301647 5740348 5716897 608B 5300556 18s512091 16193684 30078467 72al1337 1761:i43 1516876
tal .......... 73985068 67 559 955 9 070 349 8944302 10 3644 9 9 671568 286 000 26513360 44 720 978 45119 23.0 1769932 1 523 958
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpameangers ....... 421 326 229 417 798,857 57 432809 56266628 8738 706 80 579 953 186 146790P 181 7957 57 316333424 318 644153 140407 116 545
7-02. Allother paanger . .... 7714 989761 5900662318 399091189 366 16293 856 490 92 686 873 68, 1 5039 55 413 1145769757 2759 37194 8198805736 249 79.858 11 258 11
7-0 .Total . . . 8136315990 6 31046117 456 523 99 422 428921 939 823 98 767 45 39 1 690 123 322 1 37 567 329 3 05 870 618 25317 449G889 249 420 659 11 354 954
8. Pagenger revenue: 6 4 39 4 1 4
8-01. Commutation fares . . 4 471 535 $4620201 6$60 448 $699914 889 979 '909231 (880 18 a1 958 529 i 3435741 .3 ,547 69 1 545 1524
8-02. Alotherfare . . .. 146745001 114420844 8 21736 8017723 17188033 13 876 29674494 t23 71 470 5 184 263 45 610 015 4 71 46 401941
8-03, Total . . . .. 151216536 119 041045 8 987184 T8 87I 64 8 078 008 (14 786 05 31 554 812 5 653 999 620 004 149157694 4 723021 14 08096
9.Passenger ervie train revenue .. .. $185408191 $146949087 (10344063 $10049999 $8174163 18 54932 (036067376 $2978136 16 68153402 58 380 692 6010789 04873S554
10. Passengertrainiles . . .. 41615 894 40313192 22826959 2 167 358 6041 3 5 931359 8558 721 8142 657 16 826 933 16 241 268 1 74 545 1 175 902
11. Passenger carrying carmilees ......... 240 839 38 224 199538 128120 234 11 370 211 33 498 1 9 935 093 47 634 289 &4 488 141 93 246 674 85-793 445 7 469 848 6 863 873t
AVERAGES
FauIOTrr Taarcc:
12. Miles per revenue tonper road 0 242 1.6 143.9 9 21.2 177.4 177.2 188 189.3 234.8
13. Revenueperton-mile . . T 1.4 1.3820 0. 01.910$ ." 0.8 0.91 .97 0.686
14. Revenue per ton per road . ...1.9 1.99 1. 1,93 1.75 M174 (1.681 1. 5
CommrMTATIO PaewoBma TBaaTCc:
141, Mil perp road. . .6.5 6.5 17.2 17.4 18. 18.4 17.3 17.6 17 17.8 6.4 19.1
l41.!B1veueper3 e .11 1 .160 1.2l4 2. 1.13# 1.010 1.07 1.113 l.l0l 1.3
17-01. Revenue perer per road .-0.18 00.18 0.20 0.22 0.0 021 .17 $0.19 0. 0.0 0.18 0.
Al. OrmHa PAnueMNm TBAIG:
154M2. ile perpassengerpeoad. . 159.1 139.5 69.5 64.0 147.0 19.6 81.2 70. 91.7 80.8 1 139
1-2. Revenue per pae ae . 1.90o 1. 2090 2:o 2.1 .o1 202% 1.7 2. a. 2:07 1. 6.
17-0;. Revenue passenger per road .3.03 (.20 21.45 :1.4 a.95 (2.02 (1.6! (1. 1.68 (2.68
perro ad.$202950262101.I010..
TonI. PABENOE R C:
1503. Miles perpassenger perroad. . 110.0 93.5 50.3 47.2 90.6 79. 4 50.1 63. 55.8 1 .9 3 .
16-08. Revenue per passenermile . 1.6 1.8 1.97 2.06 1.92 1.93 .7 1.93 1 195 1.9
17-08. Revenue per passenger per road .. 02.04 1.76 (0.99 0.7 .7 11.080.97 1.0 1.09
18. Revenue pasenger-miles per train-mile.. 155 1.7 20.0194.9 155.5 19.4 197.5 163.0. 1 1 .7
19. Revenue pasaenger-miles per car-mile .8 2.7.7 ______ 7.2____ 28. 25.6 35.5 29.8 _____ 33.119-3 __1 9. ____ _. _.8
ITEM SOUTHERN REGION* SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWSIERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM --- ---
~~____~~________1943 1942 1943 1942 943 1943 914942 19Z43 3942 1943 1914
AGGREGATES
Milee of road operated at eloee of month:
1. Praight service .7 241 37 320 43 143 43 223 45 364 45 153 54 812 54 983 29107 29 178 129 283 129 376
2. Passengeraervice ... . . 30 76 '30717 33 95 3586 30 456 30 452 38 317 38365 22 127 22135 90 900 90 95
3.Numberofrevenuetons arried.. 34199954 33 556 934 534538828 50694592 20630141, 17777918 29799142 28576955 20,895777 20983771 71325.060 66638644
4. Number ofrevenue tow teamed one mile I thousl 240944 7 889 313 12763 758 11 782090 6578 971 5 626 350 12772 176 11 609580 6145 281 5 38170 25496370 22617633
8. Freight revenue . . .... 77911 959 $77 730168 $108916 919 104 486484 $61 327 036 53 58 132 1.30123029 011 51790S8 56 543 757 51 425254 6247993 822 826800 894
6. Number of revenue pieengers carried:
"6-01. Commutatiomeger . 3354 221 3537106 3362 810 3543188 1625706 1 804449 1789990 1846457 86786 128121 350482 3 799027
6.02. Allotherpamger...... ......... 6536549 5117135 8297 892 6634011 4824687 2176555 4653 556 3999148 3022 723 a278796 10100906 8454499
6-OS. Total . 9890770 8 654 241 11660702 10177199 4050333 4001 004 6443546 5 845605 3109 509 2406917 13603 388 1223526
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpenger . 36124013 33858647 36264 820 33974990 27735203 30724911 29565527 531991597 14272855 2 461'206 58727 985 .65179714
7-02. Allotherpsaengers . . 1306214058 989119120 1555493 910 1200 357731 624694514 443603898 2125263 813 1 544398 046 650000330 515496907 3399958657 2501 498 851
7-03. Total ... . 1...... 342338071 1022977767 1591738730 1234332721 658429717 474330809 2154829340 1576389643 651427585 515958113 345886 642 2 566 678-565
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutationfares . . 454 528 $439 82 $456 073 1440C806 $285 727 $318 842 276 815 (846 294 $17179 (27 1$0 $579 721 1631716
8-02. Allotherfares. .2697 887 19 709 221 31019 36 2728633 11120 3 5 7 984 886 36700 453 26 901 234 12720 547 10 196 076 0 541 375 45 082 196
8-08. Total . ... 26 75 415 20 14 503 475 436 024 169 439 11 406 102 8 303 128 36977268 27 187528 512737726 510 223 56 361121096 3457139912
9. Pawengerervice train revenue . . 32920982 23 811106 38 931711 $28 684 660 15'3 6 121 799 933 146418354 $35479174 $16592063 $12 604 628 $78 33078 #599883735
10. Pungertrn-miles ........... 6236 849 6164 179 7511 394 7360081 4 60 483 4 484 216 9877794 8 864024 3339290 3 343603 17277 567 14671,843
U.Pamengercarryingear-milet . ... 36 443 542 35 071 166 43 913 390 41 935 039 21 48 540 19 844 310 64 162 076 58 990 575 18 058 958 17 636 169 103 679 574 96 471 054
AVERAGES
FauBIOr TBAmnc: -
12. Mile per revenue ton per road . 210 235.1 8. 21.2 316.5 4.6 94.1 265.3 357.
18. Revenue per ton-nm.e 0.95 0. 1.930 14?0 09200
ComniAON o PAaeeroeB TAC a. c
16-01. Miles per passenger per road. 10.8 .6 10. 9.6 17.1 t .8 6.5 17.3 16.4 19.2 7.
0. Revenue per pa mengnermile2301 ... 1. .26 1.30 1.03 1.04 0.94 0.89 1.20 1.10 .
/ -01. Revenueper per road . .12 0.14 (0.12 (0.18 7 0.15 0.16 0.20 0.1 0.1
W1102.Mileo per passenger per road .... 1998 193.3 187. 180.9 257.6 203.8 386.2 215.0 225.3 336.6 2959
16-02. Revenue pamrenger-mile .ra . 2.01 1.. 1.784 17 16 1.7
17-02. Revenue er paenger per road . 4.02 5 $3. 3. 59 3.77 7 73 01 4A 49 05.33
ToTAL PAB E Taa.. c:
18-03. Mile per pasenger per road . 135.7 118.2 136.5 121.3 161.1 118.6 334.4 269.7 209. 214.4 254.3 209.5
16-01. Revenue per pageamneile 1.99. 1.970 196 1. 1.72 9 1.98 1.77 1.
17-03. Revenue per pammeger per road $2.70 32.33 o .74 (4: .10 t49
18. Revenue psasengernmies per train-mile. 215.2 165.4 211.9 1,0.0 1,8 2.3 177 195.1 1 800.2
Re. venue pasenger-mile per peear-mile 36.829.2 36.2 ______ 30.4 B9), .3.6 26.7____ 3.13______ .__ ______a
Effective with January 1943 the Illinois Central R. R. Co. reports as "Coamoutatlon" certain trafflo previously reported as "All other paaengenr."
Figures for 1942 In this statement have been restated to afford a correct comparison with 1943.


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS;

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 1 report of revenue traffic statistic representing 137 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


Statement No. M-220 (OS.D)


FOR TWELVE MONTHS ENDED WITH DIECEMIBER 14 AMD 0GS


>03 ;/ UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EERNERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM _
,R .... .. .. .. r." ,,,
3*_1$ 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 194 1942
AGGREGATES
Milea of road operated at almo of month: -
1. Ftidht-rvieef. .............228 197 229 72 6 914 6 959 5154 25 353 23681 23 844 55 751 56 158 5 900 5 922
Sp er . . . 162703 164107 5 291 534. 155292 15876 15134 1540 5 35717 36623 51.60 50161
8. Numberofrevenuetons arrived ........ 3031918068 28017370941 109548756 103 639 535 601346 122 56 157307 760178892 f11860 66s 1471073 77 1376 057 511 230963318 215480142
4. Numberof vueso, ridoumile(houa) 727 047 608 638 075 933 16 043 316 14 83 622 127 671 32 111357 57 16 36 916 125 927 6 280 351 555 968 356 52 471 411 49 406 563
5. Freghtreue...enu............... 16 785 397 ,38 5 947 636 818 211.832 240 2800 284 360(1 127 282513 1 001724 410611 300 295 34 1 188 084 323 2 639 409 71 42 390 093 097 67353 342 610 330 223 130
6 Number of rev ,,en aue p D carried:
1. Commutation pum oe....... 3122 246 071 208,4125 438 39 504 845 36963 456 54 978 54 S33372 389 154 337 735 11 459 807 2i 821 122 209 795 52 107 524 109 447
Allotherpaengers . . 572 408 548 38399 210 73 879 684 55 337 246 69238024 48 642 8 3 228 119 481 156 55 724 371 237 189 260335653 20055043 12108247
6..Tol . .......... 884-654 619 669024648 113 384529 92300702 124 21,6566 102015072 368457216 275 815 53 600058 311 470 131 305 20q162567 12217694
7. Number of revenue papemge cined one mile
7-01. Commutadoapamg. ........ 52 60 985 401 491675953 698 8205304 654 823 71 102273997 1010253 544 2 390 9989501 2 176 419 84 4 111 943780 '3841 497 104 2020 884 2052029
'7-. All odar pangengers ... 82 881226 426 48 762 868 194 4 617 365 884 $480 646 430 9 849 490 314 6 008 327 05815 716 144 080L0 087 964 95C 30 183 020 278 19 516 938 438 2 735 269 511 1 542132 389
1-0. Total ................ 7842 211 827 53 679 627 732 5315 591 188 407.5470 14310 872 230 289 7018580 602 L8107 148 581L2 264 384 79! 34 294 964 058 823358 435 54,2 2737 290395 1544184418
S. Paemager revenue:
8-01. Commutation faUM ......... 66 490631 52750 37 2 199 881 7943 208 611237 015 *1i 049 120 1-24446 738 2 475 75e 7 3 883 634 41.448 086 24015 24 297
-03. .Alloth . .. 596 380 212 095 5S6 0868 (99596396 675 269 805 197025 019 5150 547 785 32444617 220799227 621067 588 7426 416 817 53 764 109 32217558
&-0. Totha. .......1. .. .6528870843 61 0283 506 460 10776277 88193 013 1208262034 $141 96905 348 92 3 911 8143 274 985 664 951 222 467864903 53788124 32241855
9. Panma erveaiftrainevenue . . 195429758 1 261903946 123 327 011 96 786 570 $251 458 326 6177 905 746 6397 260398 2802456 24 6772045735 555 146 8564 $61075 142 (38 037 027
10. Pae train-ml . . . 445 681 597 429920 492 25 2A4 553 24260 511 67 997 559 64711 833 93754 543 8700077 186 996655 175973 122 13505516 11614 540
11. Paaner carrying ermle . . 2 775 425665 2 262 379 756 141 454 466 123788 231 378469 207 327 651 967 546670 599 472 411 343 1066 59427 923 3851 541 82396289 63717 757
AVERAGES
nu nton pr road ...... 239.8 226.5, 146.4 41,17 212.3 198.14 17.7 177,0 190.g6 i s 1 22.2
14.Wwefaton mile. ........1 .3.933 0934 h4 l 01.0 .. 2i o 04179.7 2^ 273l2.
1. a p . 16.8 17 17.7 17.7 18.6 18.9 17.8 18.2 18.0 1.3 18.8 18.7
1601. venueper pa ile . 1.07 1. 1.17 1. 1.10 1.0 1.02 103 1.07 1.0 1.19 1184
17-01. Revenue per Merper road ...0.18 0.18 (0.21 (0.21 0.80 60.81 (0.3 60.19 (0.19 0.80 60.822 0.22
AuL Ovrm2 PAmma tA: -
16. M per pagA 6 e 13.5 68.9 64 81.3 75.0 64 187.4
16-02. Bevenue per peaseipra~ie 1.*3 2.004 2.1 2.204 8. 2.1 1. 8.04 .184 72.0
17-04 Revenue prpamg pe r rod. .2 62.55 (1.35 # 1.36 .B5 12. 1.2 (1. 1. 1.64 1.1 2.6
I1o P es per paancer per oad.2. . 9 0. 44. 7. 68.8 50.0 44.5 57.9 49.7 5.8 126.4
1 W0. Revenue per pesmegeraile *..i6 60.:" 21.0L 1: 1.11 1 0.00 1.2 2.
17-03. Revenue per paMenger per road. 0166 0 2.0.9 16.90 1. (1. 0190.1 (1.1 (1.00 ($2.2 t2.0
18. Revenue pa cger-mil per trainile. 12.9 210. 16. 159.9 19 1 4.1.4 132.7. 1
19. Revenue paenger-mile per car-mile 31.6 2.7 37.6 32.9 28.7 21.3326.0 3. 25. .2 .
SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
1943 1942 1943 1948 -1943 1942 11943 1942 1943 1942 1943 51942
AGGREGATES
1. Fdrgt ce... ... 37269 37 527 431 6 3 4344 45228 45 309 54903 5546 29146 29338 129 277 130 116
2. Paiswleri . . .. 30766 30 916 35 92 6 07 30 530 30639 38 403 38 67< 22 129 2 092 91060 91 407
Number ofevenue semarried .. 415457702 390905 270 646421020 606385412 322054539 312805060 345848312 305328 09E 246520426 216794860 914423278 834928018
4. Nuhof mwvauetoaca riledlemile(Lhou,) 98 681 335 86 974014 151 152 784 156 580 57 81 201 148 71 466 003 145 705021 122 8 5 131 68 657 10 55 375 859 895 543 269 249727000
5. ltvenue. ............ .... (935 714 899 825 77 532 1e289 057 5096 155960 66 (744806853 6 66 434 145(1470 00577t S1 774 942 64211728 6526 375 9722 8569299102 4015 9 059
Numer of reven ue pemr uI cared: 9 #
6-. muton :p-. ... 407358468 55213 156 40845992 35 322 60 r20 2031550 19929496 21165854 19430 6E 1:181853 1747019 42 578657 41107183
6-2. Other . .. 8 722 617 43 407 458 88 777 66C 55 515 70 '28 285 978 17733 215 52 326 627 3 046 72 31781094 16 666 244 112 393.699 67 447 852
60.. Total .. . .. 109461085 ,78620614 129623655 9083830 .48517528 376682711 73492481 52477041 32962647 18415283 154972656 108555035
7. Number of revenue pauengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpeiangerra .419 332 9 1 357 424691 421353 79 359 476 72 351084611 344067 172 356588687 332 069 43 20014337 39 649112 727 687826 7178 714
7-2. All other paieongers ........ 13798603135 8429896 20516533872646 9972028 594 6230139237 5 27311516922 508 86856(1 220273479f 7125325697 35798 051195 35 864 333 102 19 273 901 1~2
7-08. Total ............... 14217936046 8 787 380 896 6 g55 226 44 0 331 505 31 6 581 223 848 3 619 182 34122 865 457 44612 534 80'4.22 7145340 034 3837700 37 36 592 021328 19989686876
8-01.( ommuatiaoure .......... 9856 (54 3644346 6435 3 -(695563871 4458940 63509712 3446808,1 329381S (3004792 61239599 370467 67043126 1.4 83 346
-02. AFlotherfare. . . 77 457 304 164 137 279 331 221 412 6196354 837 9211 488 333 60 511 910 6391 441 2 3 215 933 56 6141161665 763538955 644 091 211 358784 434
08. Totl . ....... ... 282997160 168571922 336785284 200 813 77 114 998 045 363 979 991 $39473502 28 938 36 141 401264 7709,422 651134337 359 627780
9. PagerMveTeetrreue. . 384 087 554 200 643136 6585 14270 2 238680163 6151406537 696102414 64790748674 28071142 167760107 6 95761378 679824 1317 6468 07,19
10. Paqegutrminmnile .. ..... 71571 259 65968420 850764775 7758296 52 822 127 47996 372 102 82101E 92758 22 37 965 022 35609 812 193 608167 176364410
11. PaMentrarryiiarhile ... 4*2 694 t53 81 572 298 5805090 872 41529005 249 625 023 194 480 800 740 89811 556 962 07 213 2817 385 171795 283 1 203740281 92 238 160


perreu on per rad 8 24 3.8 24 252.1 228. 421 40 78.4 5.4 2 21
-. oour pasnger . . 0 4684 2 5 06 534 0. 4 02 9174 Q,9l4 1.00 0.9940 0.9364 ,0,74519 .674 072
14. E5e pr t wr road.. ..... .11 (1.99 61.91 62.31 62.10 64.25 63.99 2.60 2.43 23.I (2.
Comrmavcon PaanUBo* Tapvs:c.
I-0A. Moe. per pa r road. . 10. 10. 10. 10.2 17.4 17.3 16.8 17.1 16.9 22.7 17.1 17.4
16-041. tvu per piaB.. nile . 1.4 1.244 1.9 1.?44 1.001 1.01 0.92 24 0.904 1.204 0.93 1 0.974 0.964
17-01. cevenueipenr per ad . 60.13 60.1" 60.13 60.17 (0.37 (0.16 (0.15 60.20 60.21 (0.17 80.27
AL.L OmaB Pisass.
15-02.'Mle per p gerproad. . 200.8 194.2 186.2 179.6 220.3 184.6 430. 369.7 2124.2 227. 319.1 25.8
164-. Revenue per p n . 2.014 1.954 2.004 1.9741. 1.8 744 1. 1.84 8.04 1.2801 83
17-02. BRevemiue pae.gM.er road .... 4.04 63.78 (3.73 (3.584 3 .9 41 7. 6.53 64. 4.58 65.73 5.
-0 Mlle per pafo ner per road ... 12 9.9 111.8 120.8 113.7 135.6 96.0 311.1 2 816.8 208.4 236.1 84.1
1 SI Rev ueperip. Me . 1. 1.9 .994 1.944 1.7254 1.774 3 1.735 .764 1.984 2.009 4 1.74 3 1.6780
9I. Rtevenuepswtor per .road (.. (. 21$2.14 38 7.60 .81 537 4 1.70 45.34 $41 016 0754.29 794.17 .20 (.31
10 Reoeniie .an .n p .erU.ni.-mile. 15 255 136.2 199.- 133.57 82 1 27 759.4 221 C 92 5.1 188.23795 22 3 107.8 1219568_17.0 6 I41.3
12.I.Q71e.atone_ __ per mardile..5.0 ____3._ 24.9 ____.______18.6__ __ 309 22.5____ 33.5'22.54____ 7


# Represents an average or the nlleae reported at tane lose of each month within the perod.
* Effotl:ve with January 194 the llLnola Central R. R. Co. Reports as Cocmuuatilon" certain traffic previously reported a9 4All other passengers."
Fiures for 1942 In this statement have been rrestated to afford a correct comparison with 1943.


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