Revenue traffic statistics of class I steam railways in the United States - 1948

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Title:
Revenue traffic statistics of class I steam railways in the United States - 1948
Series Title:
Statement ;
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v. : ; 28-44 cm.
Language:
English
Creator:
United States -- Interstate Commerce Commission. -- Bureau of Statistics
United States -- Interstate Commerce Commission. -- Bureau of Transport Economics and Statistics
Publisher:
U.S. G.P.O.
Place of Publication:
Washington, D.C
Creation Date:
1948
Frequency:
monthly
regular

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Railroads -- Statistics -- Periodicals -- United States   ( lcsh )
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Statement of Responsibility:
Interstate Commerce Commission, Bureau of Statistics.
Dates or Sequential Designation:
Began with Jan. 1925.
Dates or Sequential Designation:
-Oct. 1956.
Issuing Body:
Issues for <Feb. 1931>-Apr. 1942 issued by U.S. Interstate Commerce Commission, Bureau of Statistics; May 1942-Oct. 1956 issued by U.S. Interstate Commerce Commission, Bureau of Transport Economics and Statistics.
General Note:
Issues for <Feb. 1931>-Dec. 1935 "including mixed-train service"; <Feb. 1931>-Oct. 1956 "switching and terminal companies not included."
General Note:
"Compiled from ... reports (Form OS-D) representing ... steam railways" (varies).
General Note:
Description based on: Feb. 1931; title from caption.
Citation/Reference:
Picklist IC1ste24

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University of Florida
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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


3 1262 08854 9224 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 123 reports of revenue traffiI statistics representing 132 steam railways 2/
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL: COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MonTH OF J0AIUAI 1948 AND 1947


- --..~~~~... I MI- M ~- A-.- -.-- ..- - -.- --- I---. --- -- -------


ITEM


AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service . . . .
2. Passenger service . . . .
3. Number of revenue tons carried..........
4. Number of 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
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . .
.3. Revenue per ton-mile . . .
14. Revenue per ton per road . . .
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road . .
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . .
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road .
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . .
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . .
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road .
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
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 .


ITEM


AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service . . . .
2. Passenger service . . . .
3. Number of revenue tons carried. . .
4. Number of 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
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . .
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . .
14. Revenue per ton per road . ..
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road . .
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . .
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road .
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . .
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . .
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road .
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
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 KES REGION


CENTRAL EASTERN REG N


EASTERN DISTRICT


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


19ig4


S 1914


1 1 1 I I t I + I


226 208
160 469
219 911 900
51266320
$1l3 662 810
30 609 722
26 327 305
b8 937 027
528 433 889
3 125 452 804
3 653 886 693
$6 701 249
74190 795
80 892 044
$106 540144
35 649 063
186065 438


233.1
1.197W
$2.79
17 3
$0.22
110.3
2.37
$2.62
62.0
2.210
$1.37
102.5
19.6


226 332
161 071
228 783 576
53 293 7 4
$5 51 314 801
30 369 690
30 886 367
61256057
512 502 362
3 606 318 541
4 118 820 903
$5 566 538
$76 791 955
82 358 492
$105 167 884
36 366 940
194042 22g


232.9
1.034t?
$2.rl
16.9
1.09%
$0.18
116.8
2. (:
$2.:
67.2
2.00%
$1.34
113.3
21.2


SOUTHERN REGION


6 852
5 092
7 238 483
993. 972
$19 311 069
4 611 844
4 260 304
8 872 148
82 839 92!
224 859 575
307 699 50C
1118 419
6282 804
7 395 223
$8577 06e
1997 573
9 996 453


137 3
1. 943
52.867




.:791
$1.-47
34 7
2. 40
$0083
154.o
30o.


6 856
5 141
8045 201
1101463
$17 860 861
4 504 255
4 513 872
9018 127
82 995 948
250 768 716
333 764 664
5$934 576
5 843 507
6 778083
$ 7 961 115
2011685
1033879.1


136.9
1.622%
$2.22
18.4
1.13%

55.6
.330
$1.29
37.0
2.03%
30.7
165.9
32.3


SOUTHERN DISTRICT :
1949 1947


22 827
14 054
40118349
7 383 149
$94 450 561
6 407 580
4 405 826
10 812 86
119 906.457
529 276 873
649183 330
$1 539 273
12 252 682
13 791 955
$17 287 774
5 504 777
30115336


22 821
14 222
43 334 211
8 126 823
$ 87 141 320
5 520 438
4 340 851
9861289
102 287 542
551849 830
654137 372
$1 129 464
1881 543
3 011 007
$16 479 465
5283789
29 736 387


23 628
14 818
54 661 750
6 909328
$116 402 333
11 933 565
12 206 003
24139 568
220 436 919
677 710 770
698147 689
$2 733 536
I17 665 828
20 399364
$24005030
7075 985
39 840035


23 673
15 122
58052 765
9615 584
$104 820 005
12 195 518
13 340 194
25 535 712
219 594 018
807095 599
1026689 617"
$2 251 867"
8 395 945
0 647 812
$23 961 359
7 459 44e
42 134 962


III 1I1 .I.1.1 11-


184.0
1.279%
$2.35
18.7
1.280
$0.24
120.1

60.0
2.120
$1.28


187.5
1.0720
$2.01
18.5
1.100
00.20
127.1
2.741

66.3
1.990
$1.32
123.8
22.0


NORTHWESTERN REGION

1948 !1 1947


163.0
1.30W7
$2.13
18.9
1.24
$0.23
55.5
2. 61
$1.45
37.2
2.270
126.9
22.5


165.6
1.0900
$1.81
18.0
1.039
#0.18
60.5
2.28%
$1.38
410.2
2.010
40.81
137.6
24.4


CENTRAL WESTERN REGION


53 307
33 964
102 018 582
17 286 449
$230 163 963
22 952 989
20 871 603
43 824 592
423183 301
1 431 847 218
1 855030 519
$5 385 228
36 201 314
i41586 542
$49 869 872
14 578335
79 951 824


169.4
1.331V
$2.26
18.4
1.270
$0.23
68.6
2.53%
$1.73
42.
2.24
.o95
127.2
23.2


53 350
34 485
109432 177
18 843 870
$209 822 186
22 220 211
22 194 917
44415 1288
404 877 508
1 609 714 145
e 014 591 653
$4 315 907
I36120 995
140436 902
$48401939
14 754 922
82 210 141


172.2
1.113%
$1.92
18.2
1.07%
#0.19
72.5
2.24-%
$1.63
45*4
2.010
$0.91
136.5
24.5


SOUTHWESTERN REGION


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)
JANUARY 1948


POCAHONTAS REGION


7 833
6 011
20137 810
5 537181
$44 334 191
11 423
716 208
727 631
233 093
86 713 977
86 947 070
$2 461
2 128 704
2131165
$2 730 398
1161 576
5 819 302


275.0
0.801%
$2.20
20.4L
1.06O
80.22
121,1


119.5
2.745
12.93
74.9
14.9


7 827
6013
21 908 945
5 505 697
$41 281 252
11 154
869 807 ,
880 961 -
223 631
106 648 737
106 872 368
$2 537
S2278 272
2280 809
02852 880
1150 153
5 897 658


251.3
0.7500
$1.55
20.0
1.130
0o. 23
122.6
2. 4!
$2.62
121.3
2.130
$2.59
92.9
18.1


WESTERN DISTRICT


~1 -I- I. I- .1 *I *I. I I. -


37 984
31 469
35 736 767
7 680 692
$90 713 244
3 757 651
2 371130
6128 781
36 862 797
492 667 287
529 530 084
$533 029
(11043 209
$11576 238
$15 726 475
5 544 339
30 107 688


214.9
1.140
$2.5
9.8
1 4

207.8
2.24y
$4.66
$6.4
2.190
$1.89


38 097
31 389,
35 579 814
7 896 186
$81994 701
4 214 822
2846 500
7061 322
40826 487
580024 926
620851 413
$528 213
12 305 289
12 833 502
$16192 211
5 679 805
30 734 568


221.Q
1.038
$2.30

9.7
1.29%
$0.13
203.8
2.120
$4.32
87.9
$1.52
109.3
20.2


I/ Excludes Missouri and Arkansas By. Co. Road not in operation.


45 817
37 480
55 874 577
13 217 873
(135 047 435
3 769074
3087338
6 856 412
37095 890
579 381264
616 477 154
$535 490
I13171 913
13 707 403
$16 456 873
6 705 915
35 926 990


236.6
1.022%
$2.42
9.8
1.440
$0o.14
187.7
2.27%
$4.27
89.9
2.220
$2.00
91.9
17.2


45 924
37 402
57 488 759
13 401 883
$123 275 953
4225 976
3 716 307
7 942 283
41050118
686673663
727 723 781
$530 750
tL4 583 561
5 114 311
$1.9045 091
6 829 958
36 632 226


233.1
0.920?
$2.14

9.7


184.8
2.12%
$3.92
91.6
2.080
$1,90
106.5
19.9


45 183
30 10.7
17 374 2P1
5 092 342
$62 571 295
1 951 569
1 384 8177
3 336 4 46
35 698 988
234 856 844
270 555 832
$ 412 030
5074 59
5 486389
$8 849 812
4 199 145
17 002 407


293.1
1.229%
$3.60
18.3
1.150
$0.21
169.6
2.160
$3.66
81.1
2.039

15.9


45 249
30 028
18 118 958
5 514 507
$ 56 742 052
1990 739
1510 722
3 501461
34810 823
256171755
290 982 578
$382 009
5 218 795
5 600 804
$8 623 412
4 235 840
17 605 324


304.4
1.029%
$3.13
17.5.
1.10%
$0.19
169.6
2.041!
(3.45
83.1
1.921
(1.60
16.5


53 507"
37 114
26 561022
10 813 831
$127 944 815
1 909 501
2058 452
3 967 952
32 159 711
685 444 573
717 604 284
$365 354
(15 594 047
(15 959 401
$22 771 537
7 424 471
40 831 512


407.1
$4.82

16.8
$0.19
333.0
$7.58
180.8
2.220
$4,02
17.1


53 367
37 295
26 528 235
10 881 904
$113187 451
1902 589
2 312 556
4215 145
31 423 961
828 933 477
860 357 438
$334 480
ft6 136 663
.6471 143
$22 186 133
7 589 200
44 220 899


410,2
1 0480
$4.27
16.
1.020
80.18
358.4
1,9
$6.99r
204.1
1.910

19.5


28 394
21 794
18083 518
4 855 825
$ 57 935 302
26 589
925 035
951624
295 999
193 922 905
194 218 904
$3 147
t4149162
4152 309
$6 592 050
2 741197
12 352 705


268.5
1.193%
$3.20

11.1
$0.12
209.6
2 I4
$4: 9
204.1
$4.36
70.9
15.7


28 442
21 861
17 215 447
4651 581
$48 287 159
30 175
1151 865
1182 04C
339 952
224825 501
225165 453
$3 392
4731 941
735 333
$6911 309
2 957 02C0
13 373 639


270.2
$2.50
11.3
1.00o
$0.11
195.2
2.100
$4.u1
190.5
2.100
$4 01
76.1
16:g


127 084
89 025
62018 741
20 761 998
$248 451 412
3 887 659
4 368 364
8 256 023
68154 698
1 114 224 322
1 182 379 020
$780 531
(24 817 568
825598099
$38 213399
14 364 813
70 186 624


334.8
1 197%
$4.01
17.5
1.15%
$0.20
255.1
2.23?!
(5.68
143.2
2.160
$ 10.
193


127 058
89 184
61862 640
21 047 992
$218 216 662
3 923 503
4 975 143
8898 646
66574 736
1309930 733
1376505 469
$719 881
(26087 399
$26807 280
$37 720 854
14 782 060
75 199 862


340.2
1.0370
$3.53
17.0
1.08
$0.18
263.3
1.9

154.7
1.95%
13.01
18.?


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1948--0-750171


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ITEM


AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
I. Freight service .............
2. Passenger service ............
3. Number of revenue tons carried. . .
4. Number of 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
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . .
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . .
14. Revenue per ton per road ........
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
.15-01. Miles per passenger per road ......
1601. Revenue per passenger-mile .....
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road ....
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . .
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile ......
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road .
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passengrpe r 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 ar-mile .


ITEM


AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service .............
2. Passenger service ............
3. Number of revenue tons carried. . .
4. Number of 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. Passengertrain-miles . . .
11. Passenger carrying car-miles ........
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . ......
13. Revenue per ton-mile .........
14. Revenue per ton per road .......
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road ......
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile .....
17-01. Revenue per passengerer road .
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road .....
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile .....
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road .
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
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 .


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


3 1262 OfI IIIIIIII 9 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 123 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 132 steam railways /

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUAR 1948 AND 1947


UNITED STATES


NEW ENGLAND REGION


GREAT LAKES REGION


CENTRAL EASTERN REGION


EASTERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION


191+ 1947 1948 1947 1914 19 197 1 19 47 194 1947i 191[ 1947


I* 1- --- --- -l1 *l I I I' -I--- -~ -- -1-~


226 221
160 033
207 592 291
50 202 818
$590 197 375
27 684 145
25 206 086
52 890 231
477 943 973
2 720 320 342
3 198 264 315
$6 087 982
65 929 305
72 017 287
$97 847 478
32 873 592
165 890103


226 330
161 026
210 071 938
48485 966
$518 869 864
28387 822
26 989 304
55377126
485 631 544
2 999441 201
3 485 072 745
$5250 154
6 65517 862
170 768 016
$91069445
32132:178
165 812 795


6 852
5 092
7 496 320
1 082 342
$19 991 436
4157 572
3 946 319
8103 891
74 624 532
210 539 387
285 163 919
1031 523
5 860 869
6 892 392
$8 217 348
1 845 451
9189 430


6 856
5 098<
7 563 192
998 341
(17096 38
4052 94 E
4 100 372
8153320
76043 447
229 795 212
305 838 659
#846 170
$5 330 844
S177 014
7 210 829
1800 816
9 131 019


22 827
14 054
40 065 688
7 726 712
$95 337 550
5 136142
3 604130
8 740 272
95 136 657
414 062 403
509 199 060

1 238 724
0 279 212
1 517 936
(15 058 748
4 970 346
25 956 881


22 821
14 222
39155 347
7 807 283
081 959 371
5'386 584
3 834 712
9221 296
1002 85
436 727 9
537 013 466
1104 866
787 793"
I0 892 659
L 4169 536
471 1679
25 267 784


23 626
14 746
51 331 535
8 898 510
$113 662 935
11 189 548
10 779 836
21 969 384
207 383 385
598 099 466
805 482 851
$2 573 647
15 768 291
18 341 938
$21 959 850
6 530 835
35 297 695


________________________________________ ____________ ____________.1 .1 .1i


241.8
1.176%
$2.84
17.3
1.27V
$0.22
107
2. d
82.62
6o.
2.(i
$1.3
97.3
19.3


230.8
1.070%
$2.47
17.1
1.08%
$0.18
111.1


62.9
$1.28
108.5
21.0


SOUTHERN REGION


37 984
31 106
32 562 894
7 372 334
$87 073 786
3 499 701
2 258 946
5 758 641
34 405 131
466 506152
500 911 283
$494 795
S10 611 795
11 106 59C
$15 309 935
5 160 235
R7 328 94C


226.4
1.181%
$2.67
96


206.5
2.2o7
$4.70
87.0
2.22%
$1.93
97.1
18.3


38 09It
31 389
33 236 134
7 087 109
$ 77 691 018
3 624 869
2 524 238
6 149 107
35265 221
506 850 469
542 115 690
$465 877
S11017 450
11483 327
$14 748 585
5103 345
26 528 870


213.2
1.0960
$2.34
9.7
1.32%
80.13
200.8
2.171
$4.36
88.2
2.120
$2.8
106.2
20.4


144 4
1.8470
2.67
17.9




31.03
23.4
$ W

2.4
154.5
31.o0


132.0
1.712
82.26
18.8
1.11%
80.21
56.0
2.320
$1.30


o0.76
169.58
33.5


SOUTHERN DISTRICT


1
192.9
1.235?
$2.38
18.5
1.3

114,9
2.489
$2.85



102.9
19.6


184.1
1.1370
$2.09
18.6
1.10o
00.21

113.9
2.24
$2.55
58.2
2.030
$1.18
113.7
21.3


NORTHWESTERN REGION


173.4
1.277%
$2.21
18.5
1.24?!
00.23


$1.46




22.6
36.7

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23 672
15 122
52100 838
8661 459
$96 537 073
11647 755
11 656 966
23304 721
210060 120
652 051 052
862 111 172
2-147-329
95 257 393
7404722
$o 292 247
6 578 726
35 924 577


166.2
1.115
$1.65
18.0
1.02%

55.4
2.34
81.31
37.0
2.02%
o0.75
1 :O
24.0


CENTRAL WESTERN REGION


53 305
33 892
98 893 541
17 707 564
$228 991 921
20 483 262
18 330 285
38 813 547
377 144 574
1 222 701 256
1 599 845 830
S4 843 894
31 908 372
36 752 266
$45 235 946
13 346 632
70 444 006


179.1
1.2939
$2.32
18.4
1.290
$0.241
66 7
2.61
i.74
111.2
41.2
2.30%
$0.95
119.9
22.7


53 34S
34 44C
98 819 977
16 867 083
$195 592 829
21087 287
19 592 05C
40 679 33'
386 389 236
1318 574 061
1704 963 291
$4098 36!
30 376 030
34474 395
$41672 612
13101 221
70 323 38C


170.7
1.16o0
81.9


$0.19
67.3
2.300
$1.55
41.&
2,02.!
$0.85


SOUTHWESTERN REGION


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45 83
37 11
51 820 200
12 659 881
$128 412 977
3 509 556
2 890 483
6 400 039
34 616 649
538 777 431
573 394 080
($497 158
12 389 798
12 886 956
$17 705 991
6 220 852
32 485 692


244.3
$2.46


80.14
186.4
2.309,
(4.29
89.6
2.250
$2.01
92.2
17.7


45 924
37 402
52 676 454
12 091 854
$114 752 573
3634 939
3255 874
6 890 8'13
35473 698
591016 888
626 490 586
$468 220
(12 907 870
15 376 090
$17129 453
6132 533
31 535 928


229 5


9.8
1.320
$0.13
181.5
2.1 i
$3.96

2.
(1.94
102.2
19.9


45 183
30 117

16 654 136
4 952 979
059 122 301
1 921 532
1 261 927
3 183 459
35 556 125
205 749 988
241 306 1135
1404 417
:4 410 196
14 814 613
$8 133 880
3 877131
15 037 003


297.4
119.4
$3.55
18.5
1.14?!
00.21
163.9
($3.49
75.8
2.0o0

16.0


1947


45 249
30 028

16 831 387
5012 221
(52 692 686
1 884 340
1272 703
3157 043
33 548 868
209 542 723
242 891 591
S$65 859
(4418 711
14 784 570
$7 222 082
3611 07o
14761 049


297.8
105.10
$3.13
17.7
1.100
o0.19
164.6
2.11
$3.:47
76.9
1.970
6 .3
16.5


1948


53 507
37 114
23 668 708
10 233 210
t.18 750 646
1 743 026
1861007
3 604 033
30 325148
582 411 558
612 736 706
(39 516
13 453 813
13 793 329
$20 588 846
6 842 743
36 472 531


432 4
1.16o0
$5.02
17.41
1.120
o0.19
313.0
2.310
$7.23
170.0
2.250
83.83
#235
1 .851


53 361
37 295
24957 902
10.119 513
0107 824 424
1 752 486
1985 341
3737 827
30 115 500
694 273 639
724 389 139
$314 618
13 930 857
L14 245 475
819222 52S
6681 365
37715 864


$4.32
17.
1.04
00.18
349.7
2.01%
$7.02
193.8
1.97%

19.2


1948


28 394
21 794
16 555 706
4 649 184
$54 919 530
26 769
862 384
889153
301 477
170 680 109
170 981 588
$2 997
t3 767 122
3770123
$6 182 815
2 586 234
11 450871


280.8
1.181%
$3.32
11.3
0.990
00.11
197.9
2.21%
$4.37
192.3
2.2p1
$4.24
66.1
14.9


28 441
21 861
16 786 218
4 395 295
$48007 352
28 770
883 336
912 106
304 242
186 033 890
186 338 132
S3 092
( 884 394
3887 486
$5 822 769
2605 983
11476 574


261.8
1.092%
$2.86
10.6
1.020
$0.11
210.6
2.09%

204.3
2.59
$1.26
71.5
if o


7 848
6 012

19 257 306
5 287 545
$41 339 191
9 855
631 537
641 392
211 518
72 271 279
72 482 797
S$2 363
S 778 003
S780 366
S 5396052
1060 617
S 5 156 752


274.6
0.7682
$2.15
21.5
1.121
$0.2W
114 4
82.82

113 0
2.46
$2.78
68.3
14U.1


7 827
6 013
19 440 320
5 004 745
$37 061 555
10 070
731 636
741 706
208 477
84 166 419
84 374 896
$2343
1 890 420
S892 763
$2 380 868
1029 188
5007 058


257.4
0.741V
$1.91
20.7
1.12%
80.23
115.0
2.252
(2.58
113.?
2.24!
32.55
82.0
16.9


WESTERN DISTRICT
WESTERN DISTRICT


127 084
89 025
56 878 55C
19 835 373
$232 792 471
3 691 321
3 985 318
7 676 645
66 182 75C
958 841 65S
1025 024 405
$746 93C
S21 631 13E
2 378 06!
$ 34 905 541
13 306 10E
62 960 405


348.7
$4.09
17.9
1.13%
$0.20
240.6
2.260
$5.:43
133.5
2.18%
$2.92
7 .0
77.oA


127 057
89 184
58 575 507
19 527 029
$208 524 462
3665 596
4141380
7 806 976
63 768 610
1089 850 252
1153 618 862
$683 569
22 233 962
22 917 531
032 267 380
12 89a 424
63 953 487


333 4


17.4
1.07%
$0.19
263.2
2.014
$5.37
147.8
$2.94
89.4
1t An


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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 123 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 132 steam railways I/
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)


FOR TWO MONTHS ENDED WITH FEBRUARY 1948 AND 1947

UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM
194 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightserviee # .......os ....... 226215 226331 6852 6856 22827 22821 23 627 2367 3 53306 53350 7841 7827
2. Passengerservice# ........ ... 160155 161049 5092 5119 14054 14222 14782 15122 33928 34463 6012 6013
3. Number of revenue tons carried . 427466746 438855514 14734803 15608993 80184035 82489558 105924242 110153603 200843080 208252154 39395116 41349265
4. Numberof revenuetonscarriedonemile(thous) 101469138 101779711 2076314 2099804 15109861 15334106 17 807 838 18277043 34994013 35710953 10824726 10 510442
5. Freight revenue ....... . 1 203 860184 $1070184664 $39302505 $34957 246 189 788112 $169100691 $230065268 $201 357077 $459155885 $405415014 $85673382 $78342807
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers ....... 58 253523 58714486 8 769416 8557 203 11543722 10907022 23082769 2380024 7 43395907 43264472 21278 21 224
6-02. All other passengers ....... 53433081 57770422 8206623 8614244 8013936 8175563 22881019 24891911 39101578 41681718 1347745 1601443
6-03. Total . . .... 111686604 116484908 16976039 17171447 1955765 19082585 45963788 48692158 82497485 84946190 1369023 1622667
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpaesengers .......arr m 1006188328 997927986 157464457 159039395 215043 14 202573211 427630770 429448218 800138341 791060824 444611 432108
7-02. All other passengers ......... 5845416539 6605394082 435398962 480563928 943339276 988577627 2.2754536291458780991 2654191867 2927922546 158985256 190815156
7-03. Total .. . ..... 6851604867 7603322068 592863419 639603323 11583823901191.150838 17030843991888229209 3454330208 3718983370 159429867 191247264
8. Passenger revenue:
81. Commutation fares ............ $12 786521 10813739 2143942 1780746 $2777997 234329 5304473 4396243 1022641 8411316 $4824 $4880
8-02. Allotherfares. .... . 140109820 142298978 2 4367 11174351 822531894 21 669337 33 423846 $33642518 68099413 $66486206 $ 3906707 $4168692
8-03. Total . ... 152896341 51.5311 717 4287615 012955097 025309891 23 903666 $38728319 $38038761 $78325825 $74897524 $3911531 $4173572
9. Passenger service train revenue ........ $(204384638 $196223482 (16794416 $15171944 328346522 $30648941 $45951897 $44239839 $95092835 $90060724 $5126450 $5233748
10. Passenger train-miles ........ 68568 5 68499 118 3 843024 3812501 10475123 10005468 13606820 14038174 27924967 27856143 2222193 2179341
11. Passenger carrying car-miles ........ 351 959645 359855024 19 185883 19469810 56072217 55004171 75137730 78059540 150395830 152533521 10976054 10904716
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road .. .237.4 231. 140.9 13.5 188.4 185.9 168.1 165.9 174.2 171.5 274.8 25.2
13. Revenue per ton-mile ...... . 1.186 1.05 1.8930 1.66 1.256% 1.103 1.2920 1.1020 1.3120 1.135% 0.791% 0.7450
14. Revenue per ton per road ......... .$.2.82 $2.44 2.67 $2.24 $2.37 $2.05 $2.17 (1.83 $2.29 $1.95 $2.17 81.89
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:20
15-01. Miles per passenger per road ......7. 17.0 19.0 18.6 1.6 18.6 18. 18.0 1.4 id 20.9 20.14
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile 1.27 1.08. .. 1.3 1.12 1.2 1100 1.2 102 1.0 200 0 11.08. 01 21
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road .... 0.22 0.18 0.24 $0.21 0 0.20 0.230.180.2 0.19 0.230.2
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road.. ... 109.4 o114.3 53.1 55.8 117.7 120.9 55-7 58.6 67. 70.2 118.0 119.2
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile 2..0. 2.5 %.2.2% 2.:33% 2.39 2.192 2.62 2.312 23.57 2.270 2.146 2.180
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road 82.62 $2.$46 $.46 1.30 $2.81 2.b5 81.46 (1.35 81.7$ 1.60 $2.90 $2.60
TOTAL PAssENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road ... 61. 65.3 349 37.2 59.2 62.4 37.1 38.8 41.9 43.8 116.5 117.9
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile ...... 2.2 2.01 2..2.030 2.18% 2.012 2.27% 2.01% 2.27% 2.01% 2.15 2.18
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road. .. .1.37 $1.31 $0.84 $0.75 1.2 $01.25 $0.84 $078 $0.95 0.88 $2.8 $2.57
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 100.0 111.0 154.3 167.8 110.b 119.0 125.2 134. 123.7 13 5 71.7 87.8
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 19.5 21.1 0.9 32.9 20.7 21.7 22.7 24.2 23.0 24.4 1.517.5
SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM ___________----___-----------------______---____________---____________---____-------------------------
1948 F 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freiglhtservice #t..d.... ...m............. 37984 38097 45825 45924 45183 45249 53507 53367 28394 28441 127084 127057
2. Passengerservice#. . . 31190 31 389 37 202 37402 30117 30028 37114 37 95 21794 21 861 89025 89184
3. Number of revenue tons carried ........ 68331 259 68815948 107726375 110165213 34028 337 34950345 50229730 51486137 34639224 34001665 118897291 120438147
4. Numberof revenuetonscarriedonemile (thous) 15 053028 14 983 29 5 25 877 754 25 493737 10045 321 10 526 728 21047 041 21 001 416 9 50500 9 046 877 40 597 371 40 575 021
5. Freight revenue ....... $177787029 $159685719 $263460411 $238028526 $121693596 $109434738 $246695461 $221011875 $112 854831 $96294511 $481243888 $426741124
8. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. CommIutationpassengers ........ 7 257 352 7 839 691 7 278 630 7 860 915 3 873 101 3 875079 3 652 527 3 655075 53358 58945 7 578 986 7 589099
6-02. All other passengers ......... 4 630076 5370738 5977821 6972181 2646 804 2 783425 3919459 4297897 1787419 2035201 8353682 9116523
6-03. Total ........ 11887428 1210 429 13 256451 14 833096 6519905 6658504 7 571986 7952972 1840777 2094 146 15 932668 16705622
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers .......oi 71 267928 76091708 71712539 76523816 71255113 68159691 62484859 61539461 597476 644194 134337448 130343346
7-02. All other passengers ........ 959173439 1086 875 39 1 118 158695 1277690551 440606832 465 714 478 1267856131 1523207116 364603014 410859391 2 073065977 2399780985
7-03. Total ................ 1030441367 1162967103 1189871234 1354214367 511861945 533874169 1 330340990 1584746577 365 200490 411503585 2207403425 2530124331
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutationfares 1..... 027824 994091 1032648 $998971 $816447 $747868 1704870 (649098 6144 (6484 $1527461 1403450
8-02.Allotherfares 21655004 233227358 5561711 $27491430 $9484549 $9637506 029047860 030067520 7916287 8616316 46448696 8321342
8-03. Total ........ 22682828 24316829 6594359 28490401 $10300996 10 385 374 29752730 350716618 922431 622800 47976157 9 724792
9. Passenger service train revenue ........ $31036414 $30940797 $6162864 $36174545 $16983692 $15845494 $43360383 $41408661 $12784864 $12734058 $73 128939 69988213
10. Passengertrain-miles ............ ...... 1070579 10 78315C 12927985 12962491 8076088 7846916 14267214 14270565 5327431 5563003 27670733 27680484
11. Passengercarryingcar-miles ........ 57 440924 57263437 68 416978 68168153 32039218 32366373 77304043 81936763 23803576 24 850214 153 146837 139 153350
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road ... 220.3 217. 240.2 231.4 295.2 301.2 419.0 407.9 274.4 266.1 341.4 336.9
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . 1.181 1.06? 1.0180 0.9314f 121.10 104-.0o 1,172 1,052 1.187 1.061o64 11850 1.05
14. Revenue per ton per road . 2.60 $2.32 $2.45 $2.16 83.58 83.13 $4.91 $4.29 $3.26 $2.83 84.05 $354
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road ... 9.8 9.7 18.4 17.6 17.1 16.8 11.2 0.9 17. 17.2
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1. 1.31 1.44 1.31 1.15 110 1.13 1.05 1.03 1.01 1.4 1.08
131 1 1%.... d 1B 15. 1.10 o 1.13% 1. -- .1.03 1.01% 1 .1. i.od
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road ... 0.4 $0.13 $o.14 $0.13 0.21 00.19009 00.18 00.12 $0.11 $0.20 00.18
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Milesper passenger per road .. .. 207.2 202.4 187.1 183.3 166. 167.3323 34 204.0 201.9 248.2 263.2
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile .. .... 2.15 2.29% 2.150 2.15' 2.07 2.29% 1.97 2.70 2.109 2.2:12 2.01
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road ... 68 4.34.2 3.9 3.5 3. 7.4 7.oo.3 4.2 5.65.30
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC: "
15-0. Miles per passenger per road ..... 86.7 88.0 89.8 91.3 78.5 80.2 175. 199. 19.4 196.5 1 8. 1
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.200 2.09 22.10 2.01 1.95 2.2' 1. 170 2.100 .1 1.97
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road 91 $i.84 $2.01 $192 $1.58 1.56 ?3.93 3.86 30 4 12 83.01
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 963079 1004.5 6.4 68.0 9.2 111.1 68.6 74.0 7.8 91.
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 17.9 20.3 17.4 19.9 1_.0 16.5 17219.3 15.3 16.6 18


# Represents an average of the mileage reported at the close of eaoh
1/ Exoludes Missouri and Arkansas Ry. Co. Road not in operation.


month within the period.


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1948--0-750171


age 2







Subject to revision


UNIV. OF FL LII.
DO' rUFIS DEPT.




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FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH 1948 AND 1947


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM
19489 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightservice ............. 226 218 226 331 6852 6 856 22 827 22 820 23 626 23 672 55 305 53 348 7 849 7 827
2. Passenger service ............ '160 171 160 957 5 092 5 096 14 054 14 222 14 746 15 122 33 892 34440 6 012 6 013
3. Number of revenue tons carried ........ .. 226 207 098 238 076 772 9 271 453 8 806 737 43 880 575 44 409 652 58 025 773 60 766 415 111177 801 113 982 804 17 163 767 22163 858
4. Numberof revenuetonscarriedonemile(thous) 49439946 56147335 1 184 287 1199927 7746464 8 582 198 8652959 10 282 201 17583710 20064326 3 860 918 5758314
5. Freight revenue ............. 642 642 535 $592 559 736 $24 063 314 $20038759 $107 452 314 $94689634 $118 989793 $113 568260 $250 505 421 228 296 653 35 982 643 $42 903 095
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers.. .. 30104757 31218264 4390902 4309336 5794005 60374881 11874361 12847555 22059268 23194379 12177 11463
602. Allother passengers ........ 25 495186 27951023 3 736 089 4148906 3581786 3932 633 11134599 12348016 18452474 20429555 644539 744771
6-03. Total .. . ....... 55599943 59169 287 8126 991 8458242 9 375 791 9970 121 23008960 25195 571 40 511 742 43623 934 656 716 756234
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers ..... 518 809 741 536 345 364 79 343 400 80 940 750 108 250 482 113463 516 221 369 546 232 696 737 408 963 428 427 101 003 245153 243 657
7-02. Allotherpassengers ......... 2 752090499 2991554 785 193 535075 218742928 426084455 441265 634 607145273 665 922305 1 226764803 1325930 867 77292757 82870336
7-03. Total .. . ........ 3 270 900 240 3 527 900 149 272 878 475 299683 678 534 334 937 554729 150 828 514 819 898 619 042 1 635 728 231 1753031 870 77 537 910 83113 993
8. Passenger revenue: 7
8-01. Commutation fares ........ $6 617 453 8$5754 714 $1 091 700 $903 592 $1 368 461 1 206 649 $2 773 773 $2 385 054 $5 233 934 $4 495 295 $2 802 2 722
8-02. Allother fares. ......... . 67 763165 165633 870 5 388966 85165 666 110 595 446 9682745 15 912 710 15679 434 31 897122 30527 845 1 894 184 1 970 028
8-03. Total .. .......... 74 380 618 71388 584 6 480666 6 069258 11 963 907 10 889394 18 686.483 18064 488 7 131 056 35023140 1 896 986 1972750
9. Passengerservicetrain revenue ....... 105 526 225 $97 819 807 $8 344 097 $7 525 533 $16 842 065 $14 987 239 $23 903198 $22 220 778 $49 089 360 44 733 550 $2 766 655 $2 692 768
10. Passenger train-miles . . .... 34218319 35318646 1910761 1968413 5050380 51446281 6777818 7067308 13738959 14180349 1064999 1133876
11. Passengercarryingear-miles . . 174 084 061 179 581 84 9 9 459 427 9759 964 27 069 441 27 354 133 37 608 879 38 568 650 74 137 747 75 682 747 5 340 691 5 528 710
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road ...... 218.6 235.8 127.7 136.3 176.5 193.3 149.1 169.2 158.2 176.0 224.9 259.8
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . .1.300 1.055 2.032 1.670 1.3870 1.10031 1.3751 1.105 1. 1.425 1.138 0.9320 0.7~5
14. Revenuepertonperroad. . . $2.84 $2.9 $2.60 $2.28 $2.45 2.13 $2.05 $1.87 (2.25 82.00 $2.10 $1.94
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road . 17.2 17.2 18.1 18.8 1.718.8 18.6 18.1 18.5 18.4 20.1 21.3
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile ..... 1.280 1.07 1.38% 1.120 1.26 1.06 1.25% 1.02% 1.280 1.o050 1.i4 1.12
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road 0.22 80.18 $0.25 $0.21 $0.24 00.20 80.23 80.19 00.24 $0.19 $0.23 $0.24
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . 107.9 107.0 51.8 52.7 119.0 112.2 54.5 53.9 66.5 64.9 119.9 111.3
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile 2.46 2.19 2.78 2.36% 2.49 2.190 2.620 2.35 2.60% 2.30% 2.45% 2.38
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road 2.66 2.35 81.44 81.25 2.96 82.46 $1.43 81.27 81.73 8149 2.94 2.65
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles perpassenger per road . 58.8 59.6 33.6 35.4 57.0 55.6 36.0 35.7 40.4 40.2 118.1 109.9
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile .0. 22702 2.032 2.24 1.961 2.262 2.01% 2.27: 2.000 2.45% 2.37%
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road $1.34 1.21 $0.80 0.72 $1.28 $1.09 $0.81 $0.72 00.92 0.80 $2.89 2.61
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 95.6 99.9 142.8 152.2 105.8 107.8 122.2 127.2 119.1 123.6 72.8 73.3
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile .18.8 19.6 28.8 30.7 19.7 20.3 22.0 23.3 22.1 23.2 14.5 15.0
SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM
1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightservice .........37984 38 097 45833 45924 45182 45 250 53 504 5 3367 28 394 28 442 127 080 127 059
2. Passengerservice . . .. 31 106 31 3891 37 118 37 402 30 252 30 028 37115 37 295 21 794 21 792 89 161 89115
3. Number of revenue tons carried. ........ 36 538 819 6 501 764i 53 702 586 58665 622 17 936 377 19 820 193 24 634 865 26 990 735 18 755 471 18617 418 61 326 711 65428 346
4. Numberof revenuetonscarriedonemile(thous) 7 240 335 8049 209 11 101 253 13807 523 5 232 171 5 919 090 10 445 416 11 380 875 5 077 396 4 975 521 20 754 983 22 275 486
5. Freight revenue.............. ... 95 526 222 $86574065 5131 508 865 $129477 160 $66 597 051 $62 244 575 $132 250 717 $118 656 452 $61 780 481 $53 884 896 $260 628 249 2534 785 923
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers ....... 3 964312 3959 943 3 976 489 3971 406 2 057 679 2040 526 1982 852 1 983 905 28 469 28 048 4 069 000 4052 479
6-02. All other passengers ....... 2 211 453 2 524 075 2 855992 3268 846 1 383 958 1324 372 1 953 284 2019 618 849 478 908 632 4 186 720 4252 622
6-03. Total. . . ..175765 6484018 6832 481 7240 252 3 441 637 3364 898 3936136 4003 523 877 947 936680 8 255 720 8305 101
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:l
7-01. Commutationpassengers o......e 38 599 512 38772 929 1 38 844 665 39016 586 37 428956 36 659 871 33 246119 3 263 644 326 573 304 260 71 001 648 70 227 775
7-02. All other passengers ......... 455822698 488042987 533115455 570913323 210894398 211 996 924 619483833 692985556 161832010 189728115 992210241 1094710 595
7-03. Total .. ..... 494 422 210 526 815 916' 571 960120 609929 909 248 323 354 248656 795 652 729952 726 249 200 162 158 583 190032375 1063211889 1164 98 370
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutation fares .. ...... $558 143 $508 109 $560 945 $510 831 $438 053 $398 544 $381 257 $347 003 $3 264 $3 041 $822 574 $748 588
8-02. Allotherfares. . ..... ... 10 787 934 10 931 211i 12 682118 8$12901 239: 4 965 851 4 476 292 14 539161 $13780 491 3678913 83948 003 23 183 925 22204 786
8-03. Total . . .... $11 346 077 11439 320 $13 243 063 (13412 070 5 403904 4 874 836 14 920 418 14127 494 3 682177 3 951 044 24 006 499 82 953 374
9. Passenger service train revenue ....... $15 826 986 $15 666 522 $18 593641 $18 359 290 9 021 497 $8 060 312 $22 488 940 $20 415 238 6 332 787 $6 251 417 $37 843 224 $34 726 967
10. Passenger train-miles . . .... 5 284 482 5619 496 6349481 675 372 4090 387 4132 038 7 346836 7413 710 2 692 656 2 839 177 14 129879 14384 925
11. Passenger carryingcar-miles ....... 28 346 491 29037 941 53 687182 34566 651 15 834 246 16408 518 38 982 500 40718 515 11 442 386 12205 418 66 259132 69 332 451
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road ......198.2 220.5 206.7 235.4 291.7 298.6 424.0 421.7 270.7 267.3 338.4 34o.5
13. Revenue per ton-mile. .......... .1.319 1.7 107 185 0.9380 1.273% 1.052 1.266 1.040 1.2179 1.6083 1.256 1,o54
14. Revenue per ton per road. ....... ..$2.61 $2.37 $2.45 $2.21 $3.71 $3.14 $5.37 $4.40 $3.29 $2.89 $4.25 3.59
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road ..... 9.7 9.8 9.8 9.8 18.2 18.0 16.8 16.8 11.5 10.8 17.4 17.3
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile ... 1.145.1.3.441 1.310 1.17% 1.090 1.15 1.0154 1.00o 1.00o 1.16% 1.07%
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road .. 0.4 0.13 $0.14 $0.13 $0.21 (0.20 $0.19 $0.17 $0.11 $0.11 $0.20 $0.18
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . 206.1 193.4 186.7 174.7 152.4 160.1 317.1 343.1 190.5 208.8 237.0 257.4
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.370 2.240 2.382 2.260 2350 2.11 2.352 1.992 2.27% 2.08o 2.314 2.03
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road $4.88 $4.33 $4.44 $3.95 $3.59 $3.38 $7.44 (6.82 (4.33 $4.34 85.54 85.22
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. . 80.1 81.2 I 83.7 84.2 72.2 73.9 165.8 181.4 184.7 202.9 128.8 140.3
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile ..... 2.29% 2.17% 2.32% 2.20 2.18 1.96% 2.290 1.950 2.27% 2.08? 2.26 1.97
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road .1.4 $1.76 $11.94 $1.5 $1.57 $145 3.79 $353 $4.19 $4.22 $2.91 (2.76
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile.. 93.6 93.7 90.1 90.60.7 60.2 88.8 98.0 60.2 66. 7. 81.0
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 17.41 18.1 1701 17 157 15 2 17.8 014.2 15.1.016.8
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3 1262 08854 9208 BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 123 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 132 steam railways /
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


I/ Excludes Missouri and Arkansas Ry. Co.


Road not in operation.


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)
MARCH 1948







IN I~RST ATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 123 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 132 steam railways j/
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)


FOR THREE MONTHS ENDED WITH MARCH 1948 AND 1947


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM
1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 19 1947 1948 1 1947 1948 1947
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightservice #. ........... 226 217 226 332 6 852 6856 22827 22 821 23 627 23 673 53306 53 350 7844 7827
2. Passengerservice # ............ 160161 161018 5092 5111 14054 14222 14770 15122 33916 34455 6012 6013
3. Number of revenue tons carried . 653 677 599 676 931 886 24 006 256 24 415730 124 064 610 126 899 210 163953770 170 920 018 312 024 636 322 234 958 56 558 883 63 515123
4. Numberof revenuetonscarriedonemile(thous) 150 909 083 157 927 057 3 260 601 3 299 731 22 856 325 23 916 304 26 460 797 28 559 244 52 577 723 55 775 279 14 685 644 16 268 75 6
5. Freightrevenue ... ........... L 846 502 720 662 744 400 $63 365 819 $54 996005 $297 240 426 $263 790325 $349055061 $314925 337 $709 661306 $633711667 121656 025 121 245 902
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers ...... 88 558 260 89 932 750 13 160 318 12 866 539 17 337 727 16 944 510 4 957 130 36 647 802 65 455 175 66 458 851 33 455 32687
6-02. All other passengers ........ 78 928267 85 721 445 11942712 12763150 11595722 12108196 34015618 37239927 57554052 62111273 1992284 2 346214
6-03. Total ............. 167 286547 17565419 5 25 103030 25629689 28933449 29052706 68 972748 73 887729 123009 27 128570124 2025739 2 378901
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:1
7-01. Commutationpassengers .......onmi 1 524 998 069 1 534 273 350 236 807 857 239 980145 323 293 596 316 036 727 649000316 662144955 1209101769 1218161827 689 764 675 765
7-02. All other passengers ......... 8597507038 9596948867 628934037 699 306 856 1 369 423 731 1429 843 261 1 882 598 90 2 124 703 296 3880956670 4253853413 236278013 273685492
7-03. Total. . .... 10122505107 11131222217 865741894 939287001 i 692 717327 1745 879988 25315992182786848251 5090058439 5472015240 236967777 274361257
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutation fares ......... 19 403 974 16 568452 $3 235 642 82 684 338 $4 146 458 $3 440978 $8078246 $6 781297 $15 460 346 $12 906 613 $7 626 7 602
8-02. Allother fares ....... 207872985 .07932 8491 17532639 116340017 833127340 (31352082 449336556 $49321952 $99 996535 $97014051 5 800891 86138720
8-03. Total. .......... 227 276959 24 501 301 20 768 281 519024355 537273798 534793060 57 414802 $56103249 $115 456 881 $109920664 5808517 6 146322
9. Passenger servicetrain revenue ....... $309 910863 $294043288 $25 138 513 $22 697477 $49 188 587 $45 636180 $69 855095 $66460 617 $144 182 195 $14 794 274 7 893 105 $7 926 516
10. Passenger train-miles .. ........ 102742004 103817764 5 753785 5780914 15525503 15150096 20384638 21105482 41663926 42036492 3287192 3313217
11. Passenger carrying ear-miles ........ 526 043 706 539 436 87 3 28 645 310 29 229 774 83 141 658 82 358 304 112 746 609 116 628 190 224 533 577 228 216 68 16 316 745 16433 46
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 20. 233.3 1358 5. 15184.2 188.5 161.4 167.1 16.5 173.1 259.7 256.1
13. Revenue per ton-mile . ..... .. 1.224% 1.053 1.943 1.667% 1.3000 1.1030 1.3190 1.103 1.3500 1.136 0.8289 0.745
14. Revenue per ton per road......... 2.82 2.46 $2.64 2.25 $2.40 $2.08 $2.13 $1.84 $2.27 1.97 52.15 1.91
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. 17.3 17.1 18.0 18.7 18.6 18.7 18.6 18.1 18.5 18.3 20.6 20.7
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile 1.270 1.08 1.37 1.12% 1.28 109 1.24% 1.02 1.2 1.0 1.110 1.12%
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road $0.22 0.18 $0.25 $0.21 $0.24 $0.20 $0.23 $0.19 (0.24 $0.19 $0.23 $0.23
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road ..... 108.9 112.0 52.7 54.8 118.1 118.1 55.3 57.1 67.4 68.5 118.6 116.6
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile ... 2.42% 2.17% 2.79$ 2.34 2.42 22.9 .624 2.32 2.58 2.21 2.46 .2.24
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road $2.63 $2.43 1.47 $1.28 $2.86 $2.59 $.45 $1.32 $1.74 $1.56 $2.91 $2.62
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road.. .. 60.5 63.4 34.5 36.6 58.5 60.1 36.7 37.7 41.4 42.6 117.0 115.3
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile ....2.252 2.020 2.410) 2.03% 2.20% 1.99% 2.270 2.01% 2.27% 2.01% 2.45% 2.24i
17-03. "Revenue per passenger per road. $1.36 $1.28 $0.83 $0.74 $1.29 $1.20 00.83 $0.76 $0.94 $0.85 $2.87 $2.58
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 998.5 107.2 150.5 162.5 109.0 115.2 124.2 132.0 122.2 130.2 72.1 82.8
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 19.2 20.6 30.2 32.1 20.4 21.2 22.5 23.9 22.7 24.0 14.5 16.7
SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM
1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightservice # ........ 37 984 38097 45 82 45924 45183 4 13 45250 53 506 53 367 28 394 2S 441 127 083 127058
2. Passenger service .#............ 31162 31 389 37174 37402 30163 30028 37114 3729 21794 21838 89071 89161
3. Number of revenue tons carried........ 104 870078 105 317 312 161428961 168830435 51 964 714 54 770 538 74 864 593 78 476 87 53 394 695 52 619 083 180 224 002 185 866 493
4. Numberofrevenuetonscarriedonemile(thous). 22 293 362 23 032 504 36 979006 39 301260 15 277 49 16 445 818 31 492457 3 82 29 14 582 405 14 022 408 61 352 354 62 850 518
5. Freight revenue ............... $273 313 252 $246259784 $394 969277 $367 505 686 $188 290 647 $171 679 313 $378 946178 $33966832 $174 635 312 $150179 407 $741 87 137 $661527047
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers ...... 11221664 11799634 11255119 11 832321 5930780 5915605 5635379 5638980 81827 86993 11647986 11641578
-02. All other passengers ......... 6841 529 7894813 883813 10241027 4030762 4107797 5872743 6317515 2636897 2943833 12540402 13369145
-03.Total . . . 18063 193 19 694447 2008893 22073 34 9 961542 10023 402 11 508 122 11956 49 2718724 3030826 24188388 25010723
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers ..... 109 867 440 114 864 637 110557204 115540402 108684069 104819562 95 730978 94 80 105 924049 948 454 205 339096 200 571121
7-02. Allotherpassengers ......... 1414996137 1574918382 16512741501848603874 651501230 677711402 1887539964 2216192672 526435024 600587506 3065276218 3494491580
7-03. Total ............... 1524863 577 1689 783 019 17618313541 964144276 760185 299 782 530964 1985070942 2310995 777 527 359073 601535960 3270615 14 3695 062 701
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutation fares ......... $1585967 $1502199 $1593593 $1509801 $1254500 $1146412 $1086127 $996101 $9408 $9525 $2350035 $2152038
8-02. Allotherfares. . ..... $32 442 938 $34 253 950 138 243 829 40 392670 450400 14 113 798 143 587021 143 848011 $11595200 112 564 319 69 632 621 70 526 128
8-03. Total . . ... 34 028 905 35 756 149 539 837 422 41 902 471 5 704900 5 260210 44 673148 44 844 112 11 604 608 12 575 844 (71 982 656 (72 678166
9. Passenger service train revenue ....... .. $46 863 400 $46 607 318 $54 756505 $54533 834 36 005 189 $23 905806 $65 849 323 $61823899 $19 117 651 $18 985475 $110972163 $104 715180
10. Passengertrain-miles . ... ... 15990274 16402646 19277466 19715863 12166475 11978954 21614050 21684275 8020087 8402180 41800612 42065409
11. Passenger carrying car-miles ......... 85787415 8630178 102 104 160 102734804 47 873 464 48774891 116 286 54 122 655 27 35 245 962 37055632 199 405 969 208 485 801
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road ...... 212.6 218.7 229.1 232.8 294.0 300.3 420.7 412.6 273.1 266.5 340.4 338.1
13. Revenue per ton-mile .. .. 1.226 1.069 1.068! 0.935% 1.232% 1.0440 1.203V 1.049g 1.1980 1.071% 1.209% 1.0530
14. Revenue per ton per road. .. ... $2.61 $2.3 $2.45 $2.18 $3.62 $3.13 $5.06 $4.33 $3.27 $2.85 $4.12 $3.5b
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road .. 9.8 9.7 9.8 9.8 18.d 17.7 17.0 16.8 11.3 10.9 17.6 17.2
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile 4.. 14 1.310 1.44 131% 1.15 1.o09 1.1:3 1.05! 1.02% 1. 00 1 .14% 1.07
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road .. 0.1l4 00.13 $0.14 $0.13 $0.21 $0.19 $0.19 $0.18 $0.11 $0.11 $0.20 $0.18
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . 206.8 1995 186.9 180.5 161.6 165.0 321.4 350.8 199.6 204.0 244.4 261.4
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile .... .. 2.29 2.1 2.323 2.190 2.22 2.08 2.310 1.98 2.200 2.090 2.27 2.020
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road . 4W $4.4 $4.33 $3.94 $3.59 $3.44 $7.42 $6.94 $4.40 4.27 $555 $5.28
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road ..... 4.4 85.8 87. 89.0 76.3 78.1 172.3 193. 194.0 198.5 135.2 1477
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile ..... 2.23 2.12 2.26 2.130 2.070 1.950 2.25% 1.94 2.200 2.090 2.20 1.97
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road $1.8 1.82 1.98 $1.90 $1.5 $1.52 $3.88 3.75 $4.27 $4.1 $2.98 $2.91
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile.. 95.4 103.0 91.4 99.6 62.5 65.3 91.7 106.6 65.8 71.6 78.2 87.8
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 17.8 19.6 17.3 19.1 15.9 16.0 17.1 18.8 15.016.2 16.4 17.7


# Represents an average of the mileage reported at the lose of each month within the period.
1/ Excludes Missouri and Arkansas Ry. Co. Road not in operation.


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1948--0-750171


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---- -eBUREoAU OF TRANSPORT ONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS QF CLASS. I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 123 reports of reaue.tmi s rt4ttics representing 132 stem railways :'
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)
APRIL 1948


FOR THR MiTB O APRIL 1948 aID 91147


SITE. UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM
1948 1947 1948 1947 19418 V07 196 3.94 Ig9 1947 94s 1947
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month: 6
1. Frbightservice 226 190 26 22 685 685 28 827 2 81 23 626 23 612 5330 53 346 74 849 7
2. Pasengerservice ................ 160120 160907 po098 094 1405 14 17 14 4 154122 33892 34390 '6012 013
3.Namberofrevenuetoascarried. ..... ... 203,710697 2265546940 7507957 8393103 35 955508 42-285030 47636177 57235193 91099648 1078 53. 3 13,676457 17649321
4. Numberofrevenuetonscarriedonemile(thous) 46 856 947 50 95 7 0, 024029 1085 90 89 4 62Q 759 09 8038 819 9465 004 957 9 468 143 948 3 478049 4303 403
5. Freight revenue... $.601721 834 565175287 $21247 05 19267 87 94 106 11 91055 589 0 8995 109326430 246209312 19649376 831641727 33550166
730,5 2658 s 9410613 $91055 359 10 855 995 $09 6 4 30 *6 209312 $2 19649376 1316477 (3588166
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-1.Conmmutationepa ssenger..... 27295905 29035673. 3.887841 4101829 5052151 5 425781 11125470 1,1950551 80005462 21458161 8438 10055
6-02, All other passengers . . 24106574 28 64155&6 3207801 4009352 3268443 3967037 11233388 13325652 < 17709632 21302041 552517 732459
6-03 Total. ......... 51402479 57677229 70 3564 8111181 8320594 9392818 22358858 5 256203 3,7 715094 42760202 560955 742514
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. ommutation passengers ...... 473 314042 498 324319 72249350 77181 461 9866439 101859684 207130537 217327925 373246326 396369070 189893 213 811
7-2 All other passengers.......... 2569963941 2989907601: 177515443 223479738 400987507 469198207 594922653 70314043. 1173 425 603 1395818376 71882527 87097 854
7-03. Total .... ...... 3043277983 3488231920' 249764793 300661199 494853946 571057 91 802053190 980468 35 1546671929 1792187446 72072420 87311665
8. Passenger revenue: 8
8-1. Commutationfares . 6074499 5 36915561 9668800 857243 $1212301 1 103499 t259753 2224535 4769854 4 185 277 2223 12415
8-02.Allother fares.. ......... 389 624 50074,61 5064417 408421 9 820 9 8 9 472496 16067782 30295116 15092 (172542 1936283
8-03. Total ... .......... 69'464183 370376616j 16031217 $6825664 .10970504 10986388 a 063249 18292317 135064970 35544369 61734765 (1938f98
9. Passenger service trainrevenue ....... ... 98483 718 95876 999 p 7 701067 $7 94 144 (15545172 (14668660 22 924502 214 11 886 (46170741 $44574690 2 588375 2 58 228
10. Pssengertrain-miles ........ 32029258 340205561 1783 43 1 9,0020 4570735 5 025441 6 415 228 900743 1769401 13844204 996332 1105234
11. Passengercarryingcar-nildes. ....... 164 533429 173048675, 875 757 9483747 25 44481, 27179005, 36291434 7-986 917 70493826 74649669 4 991 25 5 44,1902
AVERAGES '
F EVEIGHT TA i23164C:
12. Milesper revenue ton per road ... .230.0 22 8 36.4 129 1918 1 6.2 254.12.432
13. Revenue per ton-mile ........ 1 15 379 0.9 0.7
14. Revenue per ton per road .. .. ..2.95 62*. s2. *2.30 ($.62 2.16 (2.3 6.91 '2.48 2.04 231 1.90
Com lTATmIl PAssENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passengerperroadoa. 17-3 17.2 18. 1.8 18.6 18.8 18.6 18.2 18.7 1 22.. .
1.20 1 1.110 2r:0-mr 80 1. 1.2 1..2 1.4
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile .road .... .. 2. .1 *. .
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road .0 (. 0.20.3 0.19 10.4 0.20
ALL OTH PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. .2 0. .. 5. 7.1 60. .8 1.0 651. 121 11
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile .... 22 .. 260 2. 2.5 2.2 2.1 .2
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road.. 1.5 1.22 l5 1.3 0. 0. *; 6
TOTAL PASSENGER TcAFFi 6.1
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. . 59.2 60. 5.5 37.1 .8 35 36.4 41.0 41.9 128 17.6
16-03. Revenue perpassenger-mile 1.3. 6. ., .. 2. 1.980 2.04222 2.r
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road 35 01.22 $0. ,77 12. 931 23
18. Revenue passenger-miles per trai-mile 9.0 02. .0 1 1112.0 13 4 111 12 79
19. Revenue passenger-miles per ear-mile 18.5 20. .28.5 31.7 19.9 1.0 22.1 2N.2 21.9 24. 1 __ .
SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
1948 1947 1948 1947 198 1947198 147 198 1917 19 1947 1947
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service .. . . 37983 37 990 45832 45 817 4518. 45250 499 53 367 28372 28 442 127053 127t059
2. Paengerservice ............ ..31105 31389 3717 3740 3025 30028 37081 37 295 21778 21792 89111 89 11
3. Number ofrevenue tons carried........ 31092706 33075792 44769163 50725 113 26206987 2507849 23223195 24980727 184117100 17922679 67841 892 67976255
4. Numberofrevenue tonscarriedoneinile(thous) 6960 611 695676! 10438660 1126016 8 5602172e 6087878 9 9981234 10369712 4 877 413 4834074 20460819 21291664
5. Feitrevenue. ....... .. ..... 86 922 981 80 444 213 6.18 564708 $.114 002 379 t9 579 950 165 186,520 126 330 937 L14 308 494 61036 919 52 028 518 256947 814 (231523532
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commuttion passengers ....... 3703951 3827489. 3712389 3837544 1892556 1892 239 1660236 1818874 25262 28855 3578054 3739'968
6-02. Allother passengers ....... 1942130 2 397 5 8 '2-494647 3129 986 1369 814 1297974 1756 236 19 036 7.76245 932 519 3 902295 4 09 529
6-. Total . ............ 5646081 6225016 6207036 6967530 3 26370 190 21 3416472 3797910 801507 961374 7480349 7949497
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpassengers ...... ... 36804899 37169626 36994792 37383437 34521 919 33747262 28275 98 ,30529505 275077 295045 63072924 64571812
7-02, Allotherpassengers ... ...... .. 395545034 439296096 46742756 51 6 393 950 201 310953 818689674 575497633 660907958 153302207 188097643 929110777 1067695275
7-03. Total .... . ...... 432349933 47646572 504 422353 563777 387 23583856 252436936 603773561 691437 463 152 577284 188392688. 992183 701 1132 67087
8. Passenger revenue: 5 4950
8-01. Commutationfares ...... .549639 4914743 6 51 862 494158 -410503 63206 339205 38328 307 3226 752783 689720
8-02.Allotherfares. . 9295261 9522643 11027803 11458a926 41730603 4680 7 6 13873 949 $13644598 3 462 5 3864079 $22066705 628189443
8-03.Total .. ... .9844900 "10 01 4 386 11579665 11953084 651411056 504397 .t 2154 13967886 6 465223 3867305 (22819488 (22879163
9. Passenger service train avenue .....809 629 614393780 (16 9800 004 16 97608 ( 494 7i ( p s21 636.3 88 I0 129 503 $5 783 814 6 6059 341 $35 914 973 *34 388 301
10: Passengertrain-miles .. 4780873 5 356 78 5777205 6461977 3 905 733 59578 6977951 7009752 2598968 2730 945 13482 65 13714375
11. Passengercarryingar-mile ....... 25538065 27099003 30529300 32540 90 15274328 18800859 37,191306 38403752 11044669 11647490 63 510.303 658.52 101
AVERAGES
FrrIGRT TRAFIc:
12. Milesper revenue ton per road ... 223.9 3222.0 213.8 242. 4415. 264.9.2
13. Revenue per ton-mile .......... 904^ ^ 1 0 l2'i ,V k1i
14. Revenue per ton per road ... 2. .25 90
COImruTAtloN PsaSENoEB TRAFFIC:
1--01. Miles per passenger per road 9 9 0 9. 182 17.0 16.8 0. 0.2 .17
16-01. Revenue per passAnger-mile ..1..'. 1 2 :~44 1.08 10 1W r 1.* 1.090 ; '.1% 1-04
17-01. Revenue per p enger per road .0.15 0.19 0.0o 80. 60.1 .11 0. t0
ALL OrMW PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . 203.7 13-2 187. .2 16. 6 20123
16-02. Revenue per pasesenger-mile . $2.1% 2. 5 Big 2 26 7 2 3.1 6
17-02. Revenueper passenger per road .7 3.9 6. 7.90 6.89 .6 1. 5.7
TOTAL PAseo7.No6. 6.9jC: 7 1 1 1 1
15-03. Miles per passenger per road . 76.6 2 76.5 81.33 80 79 176 2 1902 496.0 2. I42
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road . 1.% i 20 72 .0 8
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. .4 73. .
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile .9 17. .______0 16. ____ .0 __7.

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BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 123 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 132 steam railways I/
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR FOUR MONTHS ENDED WITH APRIL 1948 AND 1947


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM
______ .19418 1947 3l6 1947 194M 1947 194 1947 1941g 197 7198 3 1947
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. rei(hteefce .. .... 226 209 226 305 66852 6 856 22827 22 820 23626 23.673 53305 53349 7 845 7 827
2. Paemngeraervie..4.:............. 160125 160 991i 0 5092 5107 14054 14210 14764 15122 33910 34439 6012 6013.
3. Numberofrevenue tonsecarried...... 854 465 500 9034865801 31514 81 32 808 833 160 020118 169124240 21162256 28 155 11 403 56891 43008 8284 70 235 340 81162444
4. Numberotrevenuetonanrriedonemile(thous) 197 766 03 208 622 836 424 630 4385636 29 70 945 31509343 34499616 38024248 68 535191 7 919 27 18163693 20572159
5. Freightrevenue... ... ............ 2 44822454 22 87 9.1 687 7 84613044 (74263-592 391346 538 354845684 6459 911056 #424 251767 9355 870 618 6853361043 153 297752 *154804068
6. Number.of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. mutation passengers ...... 115 654185 118968423 1988159 169683 23897 370291 4608600 48578353 846063 79170141893 4874
-02. lotherpassenger ........ 103 034 841 114 363001, s 15 0 513 16 778 502 14864165 16 075 233 4 249 00 50 565 579 75263 684 89 413314 2 544 801 3078673
:-0.al .... .. ...... 218689026 233331424 323 58672 33740870 37254043 38445524 91 331 606 9914393 160724321 171330326 2 586694 3121415
7 Number of revenue passengers carried oe mile
7I.Commutaion passengers 1 99 312 111 20 O32 97 669 .309 057 07 317 161 606 417 160035 417 896 411 856 130 853 879 472880 1 582 348 095 1 614 530 897 879 657 889 576
7-02 All other passenger. 11168 470 99 12 56 856468 806449480 9226786594 1770411385 189904146 477581555 82 843727 5054 8 273 5649671789 308160540 360 783346
7-03 Toal 13166 783090 14 619 454 13 7111 506 687 1239 948 200 8187 571 273 316937 879 3 33 65408 3 707 3166076 6636 730368 726420&686 309040197 361672 922
8. Passeng r revenue:
8-01 CommuLaionares .. 1 5,478474 219376081 4 202 448 $3541581 5358760 4544477 610668990 9005838 82030201 17091890 9849 10017
8-2,All other fa 271 26 608 1878 940161 ,I8 597 056 81748438 4828855428 41534971 64809052 65389734 630291650 6188373143 7 533433 8075003
8-08 Total. I 296 741088 94 777691 228799498 s25290019 t48244302 145779448 75478051 74 395566 5150521851 (145465033 175432828 8085080
9. Pasmgerservie train.revenue .. 408 3'94 581. $369928286 (38 83 9580 $30 291. 61 64 733 759 (60 504 841 t 982779 597 88 578 503 $190 358 936 $179'568 96 t$10 481480 #.0 508 744
10. Passengertrain-miles ..... 134 771261 137 -638 320 7 537 223 7 700934 20096238 20173537 26 799866 28006225 54433327 55 80696 4 83524 4418 471
11. Passenger carryingar-miles .... 90577 15 712 479 54 a 37 402 886 38713 521 108 586470 109 537309 149 038 043 154615 107 295 027401 3021865 937 21 307980 21 875328
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road .. 230. 2* 170.0 171230 286 253.5
13. Revenue per ton-mile ...... .....j jgfii .11
14. Revenue per ton per road. . ...10
COMUTATION PAMENGOER TRAFIC:
15-0. Miles per passenger per road. ..... 17. 17.1 ..2 18. 8.61 .19 .5 2 0
6-01. Revenue-per passenger-nile .... .1* l2 1.21.02 2% .
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road .. 22 0.1 o 50.21 0.2 0.20.20.19 0:2. 019 02
15-02. Milee per passenger per road. ... .10814 3110.1 53.2 5..0 "191 118.1 5.9 67.2 6.7 t 2 7
164. Revenue per passenger-mile ..2. ... h'S $1 ..7 .2.13. .
17-02. Revenue per pessr per road. 2. .(6 39 2:6 2 1643 (329$ 3 Ol R:*
ToTr. PAsseBozNa TRAFFIc:
1503. Miles per passenger perroad.. .... 60.2 627 36.7 8.7 60.3 36. 37.4 41 42.4 119.
16.O. Revenue per pasenger-mile .2. 22 2 2.2.0 2.21 1.9 2.2 2.01 2. 2.000 2 22
17-03. Revenue perpssenger per road . (1.21 0..75 $60.s0. $0. 92
18. Revenue pasaeenger-mileper trainmile. .7 106.1 4. 060. 10.3 61149 12 13P.4 121.9 130.0 72 .1
19. Revenue passenger-miles per ear-mile .1 20.5 I 29.8 32.0 o20.1 21.2 22.4 24.o022.5 .01._______
E SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN' REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM
198 1947 194 1947 1948 1947 T1946 919747 1948 1947
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightservice. ....... .. ... 37 983 38070 45828 45889 45183 45250 53504 53367 28389 28442 127076 127059
2. Passengerservicd. ... . 31147 31389 37159 37402 30185 3008 37081 37295 21790 21827 89056 89150
3 Numberof revenue'tons arrie... ...... 135 007 375' 138393104 205 242 715 819 55 548 78 171 701 79843 387 98 08778 103457 599 71 806405 70 541762 248 065 894 53 842 748
4. Number ofrevenuetonqcarriedonemile (thous): 89 253974 29989869 47 417 667 50561 48 20 79664 22 533696 41473692 48 758 004 19 459 81e 18856 481 81813174 84 142 181
5. Freightrevenue... ... ... l.30 256 a2 3 $326 703 997 t513 533 985 481 508065 257 870605 $236883 8508335 277 11 453 976 621 ('e35 672 231 t 02207 925 (998 819 951 (893.050579
6. Numberof revenue passengers carried:
6-O. Commutation p eners ... '14985 615 .15 627123 14967508 15 669 86. 7 83 336 7807 844 7,295 61 7 457854 :107089 115 84 8 15 286040 15381546
6-02..Allother passengers. .. .... 8783659 109 340 11328460 13371013 5400 576 5405 771 768979 896551 3413142 3876358 16448697 17578674
6-03. Total ., ... .. .23709274 25919463 5295968 29040878 13283912 13213615 14924594 15754405 3o 20231 3992200 31668737 32960220
7. Number of revenue passengers earned one mile
7-01 ComomuLaion pasenges. 146 672 33 152034263 147551996 1528023839 143205 988 138 566884 184 006 906 15 338 610 1 199126 1243499 s68 412 020 65142933
7-02 All other passengers 1 810541 11 014 14 478 2 118 701 7118 5374 99784 a85 812167 896401076 2462837597 877 1003 679737 23 788685149 3995386995 4562186 85
7-03. Total ... 195721 510 166 248 7412 2866 253 707 2 527921663 996 018 15 1034 967900 2 586 844 50 30082453240 680 936 35 789 928 64 4 263 799 015 4 827 329 78
8. Passener revenue.
-Cbimulation fares .. 135606 .1993943 145455 2003960 165003 1509618 .14253358 -1319389 t18483 12.751 (3102818 42841758
8-S Alltheraree. ...... 1 738 199 43 776 598 49 871:63 51 851 595 19 181003 18794 416 574460 90 57492609 15 0573 5 16 4283 98 916 99 326 98 715 42 3
9803. Tota : ... .. 43873805 145770535 51 417087 '53 8555 6 20 8460006 6 0 304034 58 886 3028 58 811998 (15069836 16 441149 694 808 144 (95 557181
9 Passengeraervice einrevnue .... ... 60 673 029 (6 0010960 0 71154 509 (71509840 34 499960 )58045263. a7 485711 (81 953402 (24901465, 625044816 6146887136 4139,043481
0..Paseanertrain-mides ... .. ...... 0 771146 21759 369 5 054 60 2 177 840 16 072 208 1595 632 88592 001 28694027 10 619 055 11 133 125 55 283 64 55 779 784
11 Passengercarryingc ar-miles .". 111 479 113 400 3811 3 9 1 132633459 135275 709 63'1i 7792 64 575750 153 477 852 161 059030 46290 631 48 70312 262 916 275 274337 902
AVERAGES
FamorrT Taric c:
12 Mae r per revenue ton perroad .....167 216.7 0 23 267.1 1222 1122.8 4 2 2 267.3 2 5
14- Revenue per ton per road. 7 W .2.9.39 2 2.87 1
COmUxro-TAlosN Pasa.NOR TaAIc 03 52
1 0l. Miles per pssenger per road .. 9 7 17.0 2 .79-it
l^. 1+. 17t-
1-01. Revenue per passenger-nil ...8.. 9.7 99 908 17. 17.:7 170 16.8 31. 10.7 171. 17
17-01. Revenue per paesenr per road .... 1$0.12. 101. 11 1151
ALL OraaM PAMNM GR$ Taue:.
15.02 Miles perpassengepsi rroad .... 2061 18.0 17.6 165.8 3222. 36.8 1S2
6-0M. Revenue per psseier-mile ....2 i2. .. .123o., 25333% 2001.
17-s. Reven uirpseg.erp.oad. 62.7.o .32 63.8 3
16-OS.Revenue passenger pe 2.21%2.0$3w? 2.2 2.93 2428l $1A"$.
19. Revenue passenger miles per crarn-mile ... .11.3P2 22
18. Revenue passege-ilespert-mile .. 9. ,6.1.
17.1 .3. _._ 6.oi6. 91 .6 6..-.. 4. .1


SRpWesents an average of the mileage reported at the olos1 of each month within the period.
I/ SoalaEuz Misrourl and Arkansafs R. 0o. Road not in operation.


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REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from,123 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 132 steam railways y
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)
MAY 1948


FOR THE. mONTI OF MAY 1948 AND 1947


S\I1 LIL.FIY I I~


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM
1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight services ............. 226 181 226 215 6 852 6856 22 827 22 818 23624 25 672 53303 53 346 7 849 7 827
2.. Passengerservice ............ 160034 160 998 5092 5096 14054 14172 14742 15 122 33888 34 390 6012 6013
3. Number of revenue tons carried ....... 253427939 253913590 7559811 7744035 46092915 46428585 63763730 64984126 117416456 119156746 24586799 24091145
4. Numberof revenuetonscarriedone mile(thous) 56 428 483 56 133387: 1026 794 1009 25 8423 674 8353686 10 844049 10760717 20294517 20 123 656 6 351185 6 311 769
5.Freightrevenue............ $. 667296721 .5920915491 $21162958 17775595 $106310897 593977734 3137 3 73916 $118447390 6O64847171 $230200719 $51354166 $44956866
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Conmutation passengers .......: 26906514 28 280245b ..3584701 3938624 5172774 5333914 10715095 11716807 19472 570 20989346 6266 7966
6-02. Allother passengers ...... 25624 322 30004604i 3353718 4170111 3625493 4118637 11891416 13811872 18870627 22100620 576431 710696
6-03. Total .. . ...... 52530836 582848849 6938419 8108735 8798267 9452551 22606511 25528679 38343197 43089965 582697 718662
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-1. Commutation passengers d...... 473251861 488167561 66781613 73494 37 98666998 102148611 201915752 2155743 1 367364363 391217283 142916 184235
7-02. AIlll,r L...wers ......... 2678154864 3240225969 192855864 234333 513 432212258 484541582 619661067 725963426 1244729189 1444838521 71771937 86370 101
7-03. To.al 151 406 725 328 93 550 259637477 307 887 884 530 879256 586690 193 821.76819 941537727 13612 093 552 1836055804 71914853 86554336
8. Passenger revenue:
8- Commutationfares $608462 $5269270 $912489. 127184 1239072 1104155 $2495642 $2199136 $4647203 $4130475 $1662 $2068
-02. Allother fares ... ......... 65 74 293 72099003 $5526269 5935276 440927 79750 16 40 16671880 3199056 $34286906 170640 2005151
8 :L2. qgg 1 $1.1679 750 416023340713199056
8-03.Total .............. $71782755 $77368275! 6438758 76762460 11679999 $12783 905 18518982 %18871016 (36637739 138417381 %1722302 $2007219
9. Passenger service train revenue .. .... $98465548 $1016133826 $8013441 $8090712 (16 102861 3(16547844 $23042441 $22596868 $47158743 $47235424 2 485700 $2603664
10. Passengertrain-miles ......... 33797677 34774502 1892299 1992731 5101241 5283755 6~761348 7026178 13754888 14302664 1081812 1124760
11. Passenger carryingear-miles ....... 169454781 174235680 9230018 97088173 27794354 28401857 37649871 39073643 74674243 77184317 5091882 5421040
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Milesperevenue.ton per road ..... 222.7 21.1 1358 1303 182 9 179.9 170.1 1656 172.8 1689 25.3 262.0
13. Revenue per ton-mile . ... 1.183. 1.055 2.06lg 1.76 1.262 1.1250 1.267 1.01 1.305 0.7120
14. Revenue per ton per road .... .2.63 12.33 2.80 $2.30 $2.31 $2.02 12.15 $1.82 $2.2 01.93 $2.09 $1.87
CoMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
1-01. Miles per passenger per road .. .. 17.6 17.3 18.6 18.7 19.1 19.2 18.8 .14 18.9 18.6 22.8 23.1
ALperpm r:37010.1 1 0 1 24 1.021 1 1.060 1.120
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile. . ..... ..1.29 1.0 1.37 1.13 1.26 1.0 1.2 1.02 1.27 1.06 1.162 1.12
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road .0.26 02.19 $0.25 $0.21 0.2 $0.214 0.23135 $.219 $70 10.20 80.27 60.26
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:19162605
15-02. Miles per passenger per road 104.5 108.057.5 56.2 119.2 117.6 52.1.6 2.57 65.4 1245 121.
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mil 2.. e .2!4 2.232.7%2 2. 302.X
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road .... .6 2.- 1.652.88 .2.4 1.35 .21 .70 1.55 2.9.82
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road ..... 60.0 64.0 37.4 38.0 60.3 62.1 36.3 36.9 42.0 42.6 123.4 120.4
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile ......2.28 2.08! 2.48 2.20% 2.20% 2.18% 2.25% 2.00% 2.27 .09 2.0 239% 2.32%
17-03. Revenue. per passenger per road... .1.37 31.33 $0.93 60.83 $1.33, 1.35 60.82 $0714 60.96 60.89 $2.96 $2.79
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile.. ? 2 107.2 137.2 15 10l4.1 111.0 121.5 134.0 117.2 128. 6. 77.0
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 1212S.1 19.1 20.7 21.8 24.1 21.6 23.8 14.1
SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM
IT7 1941947 1948 1947 1944 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightservice ................37 983 37990 45 832 45 817 45175 45 248 53 499 53 363 28372 28 441 127046 127 052
2. Passengerservice ............. 31105 31502 37117 37516 30170 30028 37081 37273 21778 21792 89029 89093
3. Number of revenue tons carried ....... 37121 861 35 973 42 61 708660 60064566 30062544 30435 182 25892908 25968659 18347371 18288437 74302823 74692278
4. Numberof revenuetonscarriedonemile (thous) 7988054 7735707 14 339239 14047476 6105 936 6 288 422 10882572 10787354 4 806 2,19 4886479 21 794 727 21962 25
5. Freight revenue................... .95 381744 B84224795 $146755910 $129 181661 666022770 '66869838 $129635472 113698805 360055598 $52140526 425b 713640 $32709169
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6. Comunttionpassengers ......ied: 3628788 3790605 36350.54 3798571 2044.&47. 775st89 1729730 168.7715 24613 28625 3798890 3492329
602. Allotherpassengers ......... 1941297 2335434 2517728 3046130 1466549 2508569 1898854 2335582 870564 1013703 4235967 4857854
6-03. Total ....... 5570085 6126039 612 782 6844701 3511096 3284558 3628854 4023297 895177 1942328 8034857 8350183
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. ir mmreenpas*rger r..........edo l 37004 81 35797881 37147767 35982116 38456956 32587618 30016062 28065190 266713 315354 68739731 60968162
7-42 Allr.ilmhfrph.ngvr I ....... ... 348350724 .406996 6381 42012 9661 493366739 238644046 2 58692948 605041484 843322037 169617484 200005724 1013305014 1302020709
7-03. Total ..... ........ 385355 575 442794519 45770428 29348855 277101002 291280566 63505754 871 87 227 16984197 200321078 1082042745 1362988871
8. Passenger revenue:
8-0. Commuttion fares .. . 635011 S487 591 $636 673 $489 659 $460 840 $349761 $360 994 $296 270 $2 752 $3105 $824 586 $649136
802. Allotherfares ... ....... 1(8421980 $8749500 $10142 620 110 754651 $5164088 $5608749 (14491300 $17244441 $3 885749 34204256 323541137 $27057446
8-03. Total ... . ..... 9056991 $9237091 $10779293 411244310 $5624928 5 958 51 14 852 2 94 17 540 7 11 $3 58 501 $4207 361 24 365723 $27706582
9. Passenger service train revenue ...... $12972701 $13126603 $15458401 *B.5730267 $8693 44 $8954282 .32111,3 095 B33464465 $6041465 6 229388 $35848404 38 64813b
10. Passenger train-miles ....... 4859372 5126 190 5941184 6250950 4197827 4102058 7204715 7 317 237 2699063 2801 59 14101 605 14220 888
11. Passenger carrying car-miles ......... .. 23696853 2416512 28788 735 29586168 16412423 16 037306 -38400270 39402090 11179110 12025799 65991803 67465 195
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 215.2 215.0 232.4 233.9 203.1 206.6 1420.3 415.4 262.0 267.2 293.3 294.0
13. Revenue per ton-mile.. ........1.19 1.089 1.023 0.920. 1.081% 1.063% 1.191i 1.054 1.250o 1.067% 1.173 1.060o
14. Revenue per ton per road. . . $2.57 $2.34 02.38 $2.15 $2.20 $2.20 $5.01 $4.38 63.27 $2.85 $5.44 63.12
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road ..... 10.2 9.4 10.2 9 18.8 18.3 17.4 16.6 10.8 11.0 1l,1 17.5
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile ... 1.72 6 1.71 1.36 1.207 1.07 7 1.20 1.06 1.0 0. 320 98 6.200 1.0
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road 0.17 0.13 0.18 0.13 $0.23 0.20 00.21 $0.18 $0.11 00.11 00.22 00.19
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road ..... 19 4 174.3 166, 162.0 162. 171. 3186 361.1 194.8 197.3 239.2 268.0
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . .12.. 2.1 2.1 22. 2.2.04 2.29 2.100 2.32% 2.00
17-02. revenue per passenger per road 343.7 4 .03 3.53 83.52 3.72 $7.63 7.38 4.4 84.15 35.56 $5.57
ToTA PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road . 69.2 72.3 74.3 77.3 78.9 88.7 175.0 216.6 189.8 192.2 134.7 163.2
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.35 2.0 9 2.36 2.12 2. 03 2. 23 2.01% 2.29 2.10% 2.25 2.03%
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road . 1.6 1.51 175 1.64 1.6 1 14.09 .36 4.34 3 3 $3.32
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 79.3 86.4 77.0 84.7 66.0 71.0 8.1 119.1 62.9 71.5 7. 95.8
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 16.3 18.3 1 15.9 17.9 16.9 18.2 16.5 22.1 15.2 16.7 16 4 20.2
I/ Excludes Missouri and Arkansas Ry. Co. Road not in operation.






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FOR FIVE MONTHS ENDED WITH MAY 1948 and 1947

UNITED STATES i NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM
1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1481947 1948 1947 1948 1947
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightservice # .......... .. 26 203 226 288 6 852 6856 22 027 22 820 25 625 23 673 53304 53349 7 846 7 827
2. Passengerservice#. ........... .160109 160 9931 5092 5105 14054 14202 14 760 15123 33906 34430 6012 6013
3. Number of revenue tons carried. .. .... 1109 767 719 1157 400 170 39074024 40552 868 206 11333 215552 825 275 279 678 293139337 520466735 549245030 94 822139 105253589
4. Numberof revenuetons carriedonemile(thous) 254 194 515 264756224 5 311 4 24 5394 889 38 174619 39863029 45 343666 48784965 88829 709 94042883' 24 514 878 26 883928
5. Freight revenue ....... ...... 3 115 521 274 2 620011 236 $105 775 982 $92 039 187 $497 656834 $448 823418 $597 284 972 $542 699 157 1 200 717 78 $1083 561 762 $204 651 918 199 760934
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers ....... 142 560 699 14 248 66b 20 572 860 20906992 27 562 652 27704205 56 797 695 60295160 104 933207 108 906357 48159 50708
6-02. All other passengers ... .. .. 128 659161 144 367 60o 18 504 23 20942613 18 48965 20 193 870 57 140422 64 377451 94 134 311 105 513 934 3 121.232 3 789 369
6-03. Total .......... .... 271 219 60 291 616 273 539 077091 41 849 605 46 052310 47898075 11393 117 124 672 611 199 067 516 214 420291 3169391 3840077
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers ... . 2471563972 2 520765230 375838820 390655977 515 827033 520045022 1058046605 1095047181 1949712458 2005748180 1022573 1073811
7-02 ll other pasenger.. .. ....... 13 46 625 843 15 827 082 437 999 305344 1157120107 2 202 6834 96 2383583050 5 097 182 622 3 553 807153 6299 1114 62 7094510310 379 932477 447153447
7-1-03. Toul ... .... 16 318 189 818 1b347 847 6671 375 144 164 1 547 776084 2 718 450589 .2 903 628072 4 155 229 27 4648 854334 8248823920 9100258490 380 955 050 448 227 Z58
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutation fares . . 586 936 $27 206 8771 5 114 931 ( 368 765 $6 597832 $5 648 632 13 164 641 11204 968 824 877404 $21 222 365 $11 511 812085
8-02. Allotherfares. .. ........ 336 936 902 345 039 119 28 12 325 27 683 714 $53 26 69 52 914 721 880832 392 82 061614 (162282186 (162660049 9 254073 10080154
8-03. Total .. ........... $368 523 838 $372245 9961 $3 238 256 $32052479 $59 924301 58563353 ;93 997 033 $93 266582 3187 159 590 183 882 414 9 265584 10092239
9. Passenger service train revenue . . 50 859 630 $491 536 111 40 853 021 383882333 $80 836 620 $77 02 684 $115 821 558 $11 169 371 8237 511199 $226 604388 $12 967 180 13 112408
10. Passenger train-miles . . ... 168 568 93 172 612 822 9 429 522 9 693 665 25 197479 25 47 292 33 561 214 35 032403 68 188 215 70 183 360 5 365 336 5 543 231
11. Passenger carrying car-miles ..... .... 860 031 917 86 715 29 46 632 906 48 422 338 136 380825 137 939 166 186 687 914 193 688 750 369 701 645 380 050 254 26 399 862 27296 368
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road ...... 229.0 228.8 135.9 133.0 185.2 184.9 164.7 166.4 170.7 171.2 25.5 255? 4
13. Revenue per ton-mile .......... 1.2260 1.065 1.991% 1.706 1.304 1.126# 1.3170 1.1120 1.352% 1.152% 0.83 0.743.
14. Revenue per ton per road ......... .2.81 2.44 2.71 $2.27 2.41 $2.08 2.17 $1.85 $2.31 1.97 2.16 1.90
COMMfTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. ... .17.3 17.1 18.3 18.7 18.7 18.8 18.6 18.2 18.6 18.4 21.2 21.2
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile ... 1.28% 1.08% 1.360 1.120 1.28 1.09, 1.24 1.020 1.28% 1.06% 1.1W 1.130
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road .. $0.22 $0.18 0.25 $0.21 00.24 00.20 $0.23 30.19 00.24 $0.19 $0.24 $0.24
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passengerper road . 107,6 109.6 4. 55.3 1191 118.0 54.2 55.2 66.9 67.2 1217 118.0
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile .. 2.29430 2.18 2.810 2.390 2.42 2.22% 2.61o 2.310 2.58 2.29 2.44 2.250
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road . $2.62 $2.39 $1.52 1.32 $2.88 $2.62 $1.41 $1.27 41.72 1.54 $2.96 2.6
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road...... 60.2 62.9 52 37.0 .0 60.6 36.537. 41.4 42.4 120.2 116.7
2.o7 .o 2.53. 120.2 116.7
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile .2.26& 2.03 2.42 20 2202.020 2.26 2.0 2.27 2.02024
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road $1.36 $1.28 $0.85 30.77 $1.30 $1.22 0.82 0.75 0.94 0.86 $2.92 $2.63
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 96.8 106.3 145.8 159.7 107.9 114.1 123.8 132.7 121.0 129.7 71.0 80
10. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile _9.0 20.7 29.5 32.0 19.9 21.1 22.3 24.0 22.3 23.9 14.4 16:.
SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM
1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightservice#. ............. 37 983 38 054 45 829 45 881 45 182 45 250 53 503 53 367 28 385 28 441 127 070 1;7 058
2. Passengerservice# ............ 31139 31 41 37 151 37425 30 183 30028 37 081 37290 21 788 21 820 89052 89 138
3. Number of revenue tons carried......... 172129 386 174366525 266 951525 279620114 108234245 110278569 123980696 129 426258 90154518 88830199 322369459 328535026
4. Numberof revenuetons carriedonemile(thous) 37 242 028 37 724 977 61756906 64 608 90 26985 600 28 822 118 52 356 263 53 539 357 24 266 037 23742 961 103 607 900 106 104436
5. Freight revenue ............... 455 617 977 410928 792 660 269 895 610 689 726 $323 895 375 $303 735 671 $634 912 587 3567 675626 3295 727 629 254348451 01854 533 591 1125 749 748
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation'passengers ....... 18554403 19417728 18602588 19468456 9 867 83 9583833 9025345 9145569 131702 144473 19;024 930 18873,87
-02. All other passengers ....... 10724956 12627774 13846188 16417 143 6867 125 6914340 9527833 10632133 4283704 4890055 20678662 22 436 58
6-03. Total 29 279359 32 045 5,2 32 448 750 35 85 79 16 735008 16498173 18 553178 19 777 702 4415406 5034528 39 703 59 41 310403
7. Number of rI encu. paw..ngers camrd. oe mdIl'
7-01. Commutalrion pmssngers.. ... 183677190 187 832144 184 699763 188905955 181 662944 171154442 154 022968 153397 800 1465839 1558853 337 1517,51 3264.11095
7-02. All other paaseger .... .. 21588 8-895 2 4212111116 2 538 824 372 2 68 36463 1091456813 1155 094024 3067 879081 3720422667 849354715 988690873 5 008690 009 5664207564
7-03. Total ...... 2 342 569085 2609 043 260 2 723 524 135 3057 270 51 1 873 119157 1 326 248 466 3 221 902 049 3 873 820 46 7 850 820 554 990249 726 5 345 841760 6190 318 659
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutationfares 2 770 617 $ 481 533 8278218 2a (493618 02 125 843 1 859 379 1786 326 1 615 659 15 235 $15 856 F3 927 4,4 3 490 894
8-02. Allotherfares.. . .50160 179 25286 093 59 414 25 62606247 24345091 24403119 71952270 (74737050 $18943103 320632654 $115240464 $1197728283
8-03. Total .......... 5930 796 55007 626 62 196 380 65 099 865 26 470 934 $2626 498 S73 738 596 376 352 709 18 958 338 20 648 510 119 167 868 $123263717
9. Passengerservicetrainrevenue ........ 73 645711 $74'127699 $86 612 891 $87 240107 $43193 804 40999545 $108 598 806 $105417 867 30942 930 $ 31274204. 4182 735 540 $177 691616
10. Passenger train-miles ... 25 630 518 26 885 559 0 995 854 32428790 20 270035 20054690 35 796 716 36 011264 13 318 118 13 934 71 69 384 869 70000672
11. Passenger carrying car-miles . 13502232 137565510 161422194 164861876 79560 215 80613056 191 878122 800461120 57469741 60 728921 328 908078 341803097
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road ...... 216.4 216.4 2 31 1 2 9.3 261.4 1422. 413i7 22 267.1 21.4 1b
13. Revenue per ton-mile .. 1.223 1.089 1. 1.011 1.213 1. 66 1.2 1. 71 .211
14. Revenue per ton per road ...... $2.65 2.36 .4.1 2.9 2.5 5.12 $.4.39 3.8 2.6 $3.89 -.43
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road .......9.7 1. 17.9 17.1 16. 11.10.1717
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile ..... 1.32 1 1 1.17 1.090 1.16 1.05% 1.o01 1.02 1. o 1
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road .. 5 .3 0.1 5 0 3 0.2 0.19 00.20o 0.18 $0.12 0.11 0.21
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
1-02. Miles per passenger per road. ... 201. 191.7 18 174.7 167.1 322.0 350.0 198. 202.2 2142.2 261.4
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile. .. 217. ..31 2.182 2 2.11% 2.35 2.01% 2. 3 2.09? 2.300 2.04%
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road ..0. $4.1 4.29 $3.81 $2.55 $3.53 7.55 $7.04. 42 $4.22 85:57 5.34
ToTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road.. 0.0 81.4 83.9 85.2 76.' 80.4 173.7 195.9 192.7 196.7 134.6 149.
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . .2.26% 2.11% 2.28 2.13 2.0 W1.98 2.29 1.97 2.23% 2.096 23.2 1.99#
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road .. 1. .81 $1.72 $1.92 0$1.81 ? .5 1.59 $3.97 0.96 4.29 04.10 33.00 2.98
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile 91.4 97.0 87.9 94.3 r .F 66.1 90.0 107.6 6.9 71.1 7.0 8.4
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile .17.3 19.016.9 18.5 16.0 16.5 16.8 19.3 14.8 16. 6.
9.. 1 .0..6-5.9-3i1.-


# Represents an average of the mileage reported at the close of
y Excludes Missouri and Arkansas Ry. Co. Road not in operation.


each month within the period.


U. & GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1948 0 800171


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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 123 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 132 steam railways 1J
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


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





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Subject to revision


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


3 1262 08854 9174 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
2 08854 9174 BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS 1 STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 123 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 132 steam railways 1/

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL. COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)
JUNE 1948


FOR THE MOTH OP JUNE 1948 AND 1947


ITEM UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT L KES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION ~ EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
__19U_ 197 19 I1 1947 19471 948 1947 19484 1947 1948 1947


UNIV. OF FL LIS.







U.S. DEP"OQTORY


Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service . . . .
2. Passenger service . . . .
3. Number of revenue tons carried. . .
4. Number of 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
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . .
13. Revenue per ton-mile . ....
14. Revenue per ton per road . . .
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . .
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . .
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road .
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . .
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile. .......
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road .
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
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 .


226116
160248
263 366 340
54 785 977
$691169180
27 359 470
27 702 156
55 062 326
491 719 606
3168 458 696
3 6601 78 502
$ 6 411202
$77 839 665
084250 867
$113199 663
33 508 606
173 292 138


208.0
1.262%
$2.62
18.0
1.300
$0.23
114 ,4
2.61
$2.81
66.5
2.30%
$1.53
2 1


226 209
160 914
243 202 334
53 420 095
$557 306 497
29141890
32 120 412
61 262 302
520 181285
3 575 359 240
4095 540 525
05 574 249
79 359 265
84 933 514
$108 336 986
33 797 89OO
178 974 002


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22 815
14 04
48162 660
7 868 63.15
$109255211
5 234 963
3 77Q 5:68
9005 51
100 035 3 4
504 4713 I1
604 506 6<5
$1285 204
129353 5
14 220 6
218 833 4d8
5 060 1 3
28393 249


163.4
2.27
19.1
1.28
00.25
133.8





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22 818
14 172
44322 078
8043 153
$87 567,347
5569730
4442170
10011900
106 783 699
589691 905
696475 604
1177189
13 037 251
14 214 440
$18 132 873
5 161 28 5
29535 723


181.5


19.2
1.10#
00.21
132.7
2.21W
$2.93
69.6
2.004


23 611
14 742
67 148 197
10 193 522
$136 618 047
112 78 010
12 768310
24 046 320
219 526 610
694 695 130
914 221 740
$2 700 245
17 990 020
20690 265
$25 550 844
6 727 400
38018118


23 671
15 126
63 032 002
10 320185
$112 169 148
12 255150
14 819 978
27075 128
234853669
785 166 170
1020 019 839
$2 368 350
18 847 244
21 215594
#24 965 57C
6 809 400
39248792


392879


53 283
33 869
122 860 699
219001 32E
0266 753 624
20005370
20069169
40 074 539
385 870 362
1419 413 754
1 805 284116
$4 906 957
37147 611
-42054568
0 53 390 617
13 711 563
75 938 720


53 350
34 402
114 661 259
119 316 733
216 302 594
21631 337
23 549 221
45 1&0 558
415 095 476
1 641796490
20568 91 966
$4 359 115
(38883 304
43 242 419
$52 278 575
13956761
78 992 57


7 849
6 012
23 923052
5 955 299
050 047474
6 087
655 838
661 925
149 257
86 380 806
86 530 063
0 648
2 104 672
2106320
12 897 450
1047 498
5019345


151,8


19.5
10.24

54.4


38.0
2.26%
00.86
TIO


163.7
1.o87

19.2
1.01#
00.19
53.0
2.40o
$1.27
37.7
2.080
$0.78


19.
01.17
0o.25
70.7
2.62%
$1.85
45.o
2.33%
$1
13i'
21A


168.
$1.9
19.2
$ (0.20




2.10o
l4.4


24B 9
0.840%
$2.09
24.5
1.100
00.27


13o.1
2.44
$3.21
130.7
2.43%
(3.19
82.6


7 828
6015
22090 692
5 728 210
$40611847
7052
790 182
797 234
181838
98 944 662
99126 500
$ 1 980
42 260 141
12262 121
$2 876 354
1082,898
5377723


25.8
1.09o
$0.28
125.2
2.28%
02.86
124.3
2.28
02.8:


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ITEM SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWE TERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
I(P E TEM 14
_19<48 1947 1948 19479 1947 48194 194.1948 1947-
AGGREGATES


Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service . . . .
2. Passenger service . . . .
3. Number of revenue tons carried. . .
4. Number of 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


FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . .
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . .
14. Revenue per ton per road. . .
COMMUTATION PAsSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road . .
16-01. Revenue per passenger panger-mile . .
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road .
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFiC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . .
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . .
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road .
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAiIC:
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 ..
I/ Excludes Missouri and Arkansas Ry.


Co. Road not in operation.


45 801
37 254
61 178 648
13 295 038
0142 359 204
3 557389
2 805 424
6 362 813
37 657 479
".91 516 046
529 1 73 525
$625 536
11 544 728
12170 264
16 821 706
5 704 585
27 831365


217.3
1.0710
$2.33
10o 6
$0.18
175.2.


83.2

92.8
i9.0o


45 833
37 349
55 774 399
12 742 27g
$118004 434
3 834 793
3 344 590
7179 383
38 343 209
558447 630
596 790 839

$503 278
$11794 075
412 297 353
16016 075
5862 804
28 673 558


45177
30 224
32 064 519
6232 578
$78051 939
2025 93
1 769 4
3 795 3H
37 643 6,2
294 S 18 110
332161 93?
0 $490 69i
S6 5 70 050
7 O60 941
1047,4 749
17 38 7oS


45 248
30 106
29 732 134
5 887 785
$62 407 546
1 921 676
1682484
3604 160
36 288541
334 379 956
370668497
:391 805
7076 176
7 467 981
10-507 292
4129 659
17 417 808


53 483
37 123
28139 450
11 283 710
$142 234 752
1 733 819
2 110 794
3 844 613
30 051 877
769002 051
799053 928
$382 765
18115 069
18 497 834
25 878 667
7 311 952
41 179 502


53 365
37 265
25 040 527
10 765 118
0111 153797

1 728 525
2 415 004
4143 529
30156614
823277765
853434 379
$317 102
17 066 300
17383 402
23083546
7 150 363
41 510 613


28372
21 776
19123024
4 973 323
$61 769 669
36 957
948054
985 0 11
496 259
194008 735
194 504 994
V5053
g4 462 207
4467260
6 633 924
2 602 446
10 983 846


10 983 846
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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 123 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 132 steam railways I/
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR SIX MONTHS ENDED WITH JUNE 1948 AND 1947


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM1947 194 1947 194471941947 1948 1947 19148 1947

AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightserviced#............... 226 190 226275 6 853 6 857 22 825 22 819 23623 23672 53301 53 348 7847 7827
2. Passengerservice # ............ 16013.5 16091 5089 5 105 14054 14197 14 756 15124 33 899 34 426 6 012 6014
3. Numberofrevenuetonsearried ....... 1 373 203581 1400602544 46 623 926 47 86004 7 254 275 633 259 874 903 342432199 356171339 643 331 758 663 906 289 118 745 191 127 344 281
4. Numberof revenuetonsearriedonemile (thous) 308 980 4 91 318 176 320 6 250 615 6 348 284 46 043 234 47 906 182 55 537 187 59 105 150 107 8351 036 113 359 616 30 470 177 32 612 139
5. Freightrevenue'. .... . . 3 806 690454 35 377 317 732 $126656348 108 605 286 $606 912 045 536 390 765 $733 9035 019 654 868 305 $1467 471412 $1299 864 356 $254 699 392 240372780
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers ........ 169 920 169 176 390 558 24 065 257 24 13 449 32 797 635 33 273 935 68 075 705 72550310 124938577 130537694 54246 57760
6-02. Allother passengers ........... 156 361484 176 488017 22034552 25 29 686 22260 196 24 656040 69 908732 79 197429 114 20348 129 063 155 777 070 4579 551
6-3. Total.ri ...... ........ 3.26281653 352878575 46099789 49943155 55057831 57909975 137984437 151747739 259142057 259600849 3831 316 4637311
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpassengers......e l 2 963 283 776 3040946515 442 147 348 464 114085 615 862 257 626 828 721 1277 573 215 1 329 900 850 2335582 820 2420843656 1 171 830 1255649
7-2 Aotherpssenge ...... 17 015 822 398 19 402 441677 1219 552 587 1424058522 2 707 094 877 2 975 274 955 3791 877 752 4 53 973 323 7 718 525 216 8 736 306 600 466 313 283 546 098109
708. Total. ........ 19 979 106 176 22 443 388 192 1 661 699935 1 888 172 607 3 322 95734 3 600 103676 5 069 450 967 5 668 874 173 10 054 106 036 11157 150456 467 485113 547 353 758
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01 Commutation fares . 937 998137 $3278112 $6036 349 (51823541 7 883126 6 825821 5$15 864 886 $13 573 318 $29 784 361 $25581480 13159 4064
02.Alotherfars ......414 776559 $424398327 834345591 $34 68i 523 $66261794 $65951972 $98 822412 $100908858 $199429797 $201543353 11 58745 12 540295
8-03. Total ....... .........452 774 696 457 179452 640381940 39864 864 74 144 920 72777793 $114 687298 5114 482 176 5229 214 158 227124 833 11 371 904 12354359
9. Passengerservicetrainrevenue ....... $620059286 5"9 87509S $49859386 $47562465 $99670028 195185556 $141 372402 $136134941 $290901816 $278 882964 $15 864630 $15988762
10. Passenger train-miles... ......... 202077 544 206 410 71 11353532 11679741 30 257632 30618577 40288614 41841803 81899778 84140121 6 412 834 626129
11. Pasengerarryingar-miles . . 1033 302 075 1065 689 230 56 160 259 58 630395 164 774 073 167474889 224 706 032 232 937542 445640 364 459042 826 31 419 207 32674091
AVERAGES
F-= IHiR TRAFrIC:
12. Milesper revenue ton perroad .... 225 227.2 134.1 132.6 181.1 184.3 162.2 16.9 167.6 170.7 256.6 256.1
13. Revenue per ton-mile ...1.232 1.061 2.026g 1.7i1. 1.318 1.120 1.3210 1.0 1.361 1.1 40.83 o.3
14. Revenue per ton per road . . 77 2.41 2.72 2.27 $2.39 $2.06 $2.14 l.84 (2.28 1.96 2.14 71.89
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passengerpeer road. .... 17.2 18.4 18.8 .8 8 8.8 18. 18i. 18. 21.6
-i121.00o ..110 1.2 .1.o0 IN.1.oI0 4.,i
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mle .2 .2 .2 1.09 1.24 1.
ALL OTHER PASSENGER AFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road ..... 1.08 109 J 54 121 j120 7 54f 2 67.6 67.7 ,12 5 119j
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 25: 2.9 2 61 3 $.75 2 0 21 2 6
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road .65 $1.56 $1.37 92.68 91.46 1 1.2 1.75 .3156 %0.01 .69
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-3. Miles per passenger per road .. 61.2 63.6 36.0 37.8 60.4 62.2 36. 37.4 42.o 41.o 122.0 11
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.27 2.04 2. 2.3.2 .2 2.21 2.02 2.2 2.04 2.4 2.26
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road. . $1.39 .01. $0 0.80 413 1.2f 0.83 60.75 .0.9r6 0.87 $2.97 2.66
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile.. 9 8.9 1o8.7 1 .4 161.7 109. 117.6 125.8 13.5 132. 729 6
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile. 19.3 21.1 29.6 32.2 20.2 21.5 22.6 3 22.6 24.3 1 1.8
SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM
9GTES.948 194T7 1948 1947 194a 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightservice # . . . 37978 38047 45825 45874 45181 45250 53500 53366 28383 28437 127064 127053
2. Passengerservice#. . . .. 31156 31399 37 168 37413 50190 30041 57088 57286 21786 21815 89064 89142
3. Numberof revenuetonscarried. ...... 209 430 922 208050272 328 176113 3355394553 140298764 140010703 152 180146 154466 785 109 276 800 106 824214 401 695 710 401301702
4. Numberofrevenuetonsearriedonemile(thous) 44 581 767 44 759 046 75 051 944 77 551185 33 218 17 534 709 903 63 639 973 64 304475 29 239 360 28 451141 126 097 511 127 465 519
5. Freight revenue. ............ $547 929 707 $488 21379 802 629 099 728 694 159 $401 945 306 366 143 217 777 147 339 $678 829 423 357 497 298 303 786 577 11 536 589 943$1 348 759 217
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutationpassengers ....... 22 105 70 23 245 469 22 159 951 23303229 11 893'818 11 505 509 10 759164 10874094 168 659 170032 22 821 641 22 549635
6-02. All other passengers .... ..... 12.874542 15182182 16651 612 19761733 8637440 8596 84 11637192 13047137 5231760 6019168 25 506392 27663129
6-03. Total ..... . . 34 980 247 358427 651 38 811 563 43 064 962 20 531 258 20 102 333 22 396 356 23 921231 5 400419 6 189 200 48 328 033 50 212 764
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpassengers ....... 221 185412 225993515 222 357 242 227249164 219306773 207442983 184074845 183554414 1 962098 1856298 405 343716 392853695
7-02. Allotherpassengers........... 2564 027 135 2 880 714084 3 030 340 418 3 426 612 193 1 385 974323 1489473980 3 837 618 991 4 543 700432 1045 363450 1206 148 272 6266 956764 7239322684
S7-0. Total............... 2 785212547 3106707599 3252697660 3654061357 1605281096 16969169634 0216953 86 4727254846 1045 325548 1208004570 6672 300480 7632176379
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutation fares. 3394 504 $2 982 831 5 407 663 2 996 895 2 616734 2 251 184 $2169091 $1932761 620288 $16805 $4806113 $4202750
-02. Allotherfares. 59 600 236 62 060027 70o 958 981 74 400 322 30 915141 479238 90 067 530 91 8013350 $3 405 310 25172064 61443 87 781 1148454652
8-0. Total . . . 62 994740 65042858 74366644 77397217 33 531875 3373042 92236421 91 9736111 $23 425 598 25190 869 149 193 894 152657402
9. Passenger service trainrevenue .. .... $87 569 969 $87267420 $103 434 599 $103 256182 $53 668 553 $51506 837 $134 477464 $128 501 413 $37 576854 $37 725 702 $225 722 871 $217 735952
10. Passengertrain-miles .. .. ..... 30287605 31665465 36700439 38291594 24448095 24184349 43108668 43161627 15920564 16633027 83477327 83979003
11. Passenger carryingcar-miles . 157812208 161061344 189 231415 193 735 435 96 918 920 98030 864 253 057624 241971933 68453752 72908172 398 430 296 412910969
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFIC:
12. Milesperrevenuetonperroad . 212.9 215.0 228.7 2306 236.8 247.9 418.4 16. 267.6 266.3 13 1 .6
13. Revenue per ton-mile ........ .. 0 1 1 1.210 .22 0 5 1.2 1.06 2
14. Revene person perroad.... ... .5 .45 2.17 72..6 52. 5.11 09 34.27 5 281 6 ..
CoMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAIc:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road .. 10.0 9.7 10.0 9.8 18.4 18.0 17.1 16.9 11.6 10. 7 17.
16-01. Revenue per pumnger-mile ...... 1.: 3 1. 32 1 1.19 1109 1.18: 1.0: 0

15-02. Milesper pa engerperroad 199.2 189.7 182.0 173. 160.5 173.3 329.8 348.3 99.4 200.4 25.7 261 .7
17-02. R venueperpassengerper road ,. .32% :: 2:7 .o. _.o


17-03. Revenue per passenger per road .. $.1.80 $1.69 1.92 1.80 16 1..8 4.12 3.92 4
18. Revenue ppassenger- r tr-mile ... 92.0 98.1 88.36 9 .14 6 0.2 1 .0
190. Revenue passenger per car-mile 17.6 '19.3 17.2 1.9 i 7:33 5. 1 $3V 1: 7__V 1


# Repesents an average of the mileage reported at the close of each month within the period.
/ Excludes Missouri and Arkansas Ry. Co. Road not in operation.


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE:1949 0 800171






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Subject to revision


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA ll lll ll.l / : 9I


3 1262 08854 9182 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 123 reports of revenue trafistatistics representing 132 steam railways 1/
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL. COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THIE MNTIH 0 JULZ 1948 AND 1947


Statement No. M-220 (OS.D)
JULY1948


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM 1
194d 1947 1941 1947 1941 1917 19 1947 98 1947 1941 1947


AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service . ... . .
2. Passenger service ........ ...
3. Number of revenue tons carried.........
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thous)
5. Freight revenue. . ..... ...
Number of revenue passengers carried:
UNIV.OF FL LId. 6-01. Commutation passengers .. ....
6-02. All other passengers ........
EDT""CL.fNT'E, ,T 6-03. Total. ...............
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers . .
1 | 7-02. All other passengers .........
fA r 7-03. Total . . . ..
8. Passenger revenue:
S 8-01. Commutation fares.........
8-02. All other fares....... ......
U.S. DEPCO 0 ".' 8-03. Total ................
9. Passenger service train revenue. .. ......
10. Passenger train-miles .. .......
11. Passenger carrying car-miles .. .....
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . .
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . .
14. Revenue per ton per road .. ......
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road .. ....
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile .. ...
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road ...
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . .
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile ...
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road ...
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
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. .
10. IRevenue p,~on'ger-miles per car-mile .


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ITEM iI
1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service .............. 37 952 38 002 45 801 45 828 45 157 45 248 53 481 53 359 28 372 28 395 127010 127 002
2. Passengerservice ............. .31048 31 331 37 059 37 344 30 224 30 106 37123 37 212 21 778 21 792 89125 89 110
3. Number of revenue tons carried......... 533 927363 30493209 53 897867 46 674 580 32 454 801 32 169 022 29190 106 28 397 009 197 31 142 19 664 482 81 376 049 80230513
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thous) 7097394 6 515 451 12 368 759 10480 037 6 450 OQ5 61-55 967 11 923 979 11 502 328 5 130 095 5 065 607 23 504079 22 723 902
5. Freight revenue.............. 88961100 $71934935 $133755830 $103437831 $78959932 $65064702 $155260492 $128459879 $65250041 $54574295 $2 99470465 $248098876
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers . 3 424 457 3 816 931 3 430102 3824 102 1781 881 1790360 1536 702 1701 809 11 842 27 064 3 330 425 3519 233
6-02. All other passengers ......... 2 525 437 2 905 580 3286 005 3761994 1982 700 2254140 2 266 703 2523 266 1022462 1148 802 52 71 865 5926208
6-03. Total .. ........... 5 949894 6 722 511 6 716 107 7 56 096 3 764 51 4,044 500 3 803405 4225 075 1034304 1175 866 8602 290 9445 441
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers 33202309 394203641 33337948 39588 376 34086 1i2 32648747 26676760 29077344 75 798 324 429 60838750 6205.0520
7-02. All other passengers. . ... 465379878 526 312 692 566405475 637266932 347870529 373 7020'15 841719387 8'87217029 205 820 739 229020052 1395410 55 1489939096
7-03. Total .. . ......... 498 582 187 565 733056 601 743 423 6 76 855 308 381 956 721 406 350762 '68 396 147 916294373 205 896 537 229344 481 1456249405 1551989616
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutation fares . ... $560 666 $522 203 $562 246 $524 437 42, 761 6378498 -346 258 $308767 $2 835 $3 209 $777854 $690474
8-02. Allother fares. . . ...... 10 723324 1194 198 $13205712 $13631 372 7660 617 7 282203 61.9 219172 18 768 330 4 682 730 64900427 $31562 519 $30950960
8-03. Total ............... $(11283990 K1 716401 613767958 914155 809 089 378 7660 701 1 f 65 430 19077097 (4685565 64903636 $32340373 $31641434
9. Passenger service train revenue ........ $14890582 $14 586 731 (18 311 170 $17574087 $11357554 (10 853 538 7 '6726 909 157 $55045378 $6584194 $6745 994 $44850905 $42644759
10. Passenger train-miles . . 4 827 848 4926 309 5 943 456 6062 508 4 447 613 4563 501 7743222 7679067 2 695 722 2753511 14926557 14996079
11. Passenger carrying ear-miles . ... 24 941042 25 027 525 30 738 840 30810 406 19727 9&8 20600 567 44 947 216 45006 192 11 472 716 12 579 178 76147 900 78.185 937
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue tonperroad 209.2 213.7 229.224. 19.7 191.24 .408.5 4405.1 26o.0 257.6 28.8 283.2
13. Revenue per ton-mile . .1.25 1. 1.010.987 1.224 1.057 1. 302 1. 17 1.272 1.0777 1.27% 1.092


16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.69 1. 32 11.160 1.j30 1.06 3.740 0.99 .2 1.110
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road $. $.4 $0.16 0.14 $0.24 (02.1 $ 0.23 $0.18 $0.29 (0.12 $0.23 $0.20
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road .184.3 181.1 173.0 169.4 175.5 165.8 313 31.6 201.3 199.4 264 2.4
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile.... 2.1 2.32 2.140 .20 1.95 01.6 2.20 2.1494 .24 21.08
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road . $3. 85 $4.02 $3.62 3*6 $3:23 8 7.44 $.4.58 $4.27 5.99 5.2
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road . .8 84.2 89.6 89.2 101. 100.5 228. 216.9 199.1 195.0 169. 164
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.26 2 .29 2. 2. 1.9 2.2 2.08 2.28 2.. 2.
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road . 1.90 7 2.05 1. .15 189 5 4.52 45417 376 335
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 10.3 114.8 101.2 111. 85.1 89.0 112.1 1193 76. 6
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile .20.0 22.6 19.6 22.0 19.4 19.7 19.3 20.4 17.9 1: 9.19 10.
1/ xoludes Missouri and Arkansas Ry. Oo. Road not In operation.


OctA23'- 4









INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 123 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 132 steam railways 1/

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)


FOR SEVEN MONTHS 4EDED WITH JUIL 1948 AND 1947


ITEM


AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service#. ............
2. Passenger service # ..........
3. Number of revenue tons carried. . .
4. Number of 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. PassengBr train-miles .. . .....
11. Passenger carrying ear-miles .... ....
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road .....
13. Revenue per ton-mile ....... .
14. Revenue per ton per road .........
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per ls elger pr road . .
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile .....
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road .
ALL OTHER PASSF.NGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . .
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile .....
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road ....
TOTAL PASSENGEnR TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road .. .
16-03. Reve:ue.per passenger-mile .....
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road .
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. .
10. Revc-iw pai: ."ger-miles per car-mile .


ITEM


AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service#. ............
2. Passenger service # . . .
3. Number of revenue tons carried. . .
4. Number of 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
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . .
,13. Revenue per ton-mile ..........
14. Revenue per ton per road .......
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road .....
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile .. ....
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road .
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road .....
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile .....
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road .
TOTAL PAssEGERn TRAFFIC:
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


CENTRAL EASTERN REGION


EASTERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION


19 1497 19 1947 1974 1947 1948 1947 1947 1947 1940 1947


__ __ .1 I. .1. I I. I- -~


226 147
160 119

1 618 663 898
363 573 782
0$ 492 375 838
195 046 811
188 582414
383 629 225
3 425 339 880
20 647 506 747
24 072 846 627

$44 030 759
6503 847 338
*547 878 097
$741 428 192
237 469 561
1 223 693 058


2254.5
IW
(2.78
17.6
1.290
(0.23

1091- 5
$2.87
62.68
2.28#
$1.43
101.4
19.7


226 263
160 962

1633 487 042
369 202 93 7
$3 935 732 41 9
204 125 02 8
212 262 083
416 387111
3 546 978 411
23 308 370 27 9
26 855 548 690

$38 323 282
r512 393 629
550 716 911
$714 987 329
242 215 537
1 259 929 245


53
7
$145

27
25
53
504
1 470
1 975

is
148
$59
13
67


6 847
5 087

373 379
140 642
602 659
221 351
953 659
175 010
577 173
478 823
055 996
890 568
584 819
475 387
431 019
422 579
031 999


6 858
5 104

54 700 589
7 237 064
$124 231443
28 411 024
29 771421
58 182 445
535 696 070
1 709 245 07 7
2 244 94114 7
$5 965 949
42 128 299
8 094 24 8
$56 903 986
13 846 065
70 057 376


22 823
14 054
296 968 648
53 641 781
$709 741 091

37 582 652
26 806 556
64 389 208
711 624 612
3 314 534 381
4 026 158 993
$9 116 397
$82 076 822
$91 193 219
$120 556 558
35 615 064
195 787 057


22 819
14 194
300 347 658
55 112 579
$619 541574
38179 252
29 452 750
67 632 002
725 588 843
3 602 484 282
4 328 073 125
$7 910 115
80 901 480
(88 811 595
$114 576 071
36 028 789
198 713 521


23 599
14 754
403 176 132
65 569 067
$864 586 751

78 500 689
85 107 956
163 608 647
1 487 260 439
4 601 386 061
6 088 646 500
$18 469 918
S19 854 4 32
38 324 350
1L69 121 074
47 384 139
266 325 551


25 672
15 123
414 837 487
68 832 651
$762 969 319
84 338 553
95 915 421
180 253 974
1563 951743
5 203 266 361
6 767 218 104
$16 032 662
21 675 753
37 708 415
$162 298 292
49 011 499
275 515 601


53 269
33 895
753 518 159
126 3514 90
(1 719 930 501
143 304 692
137 868 173
281 172 865
2 703 462 224
9 386 399 265
12089 861489
$34 476 883
243 516 073
77 992 956
$349 108 651
96 421 782
529 144 607


53 349
34 421
769 885 734
131 182 294
$L 506 742336

150 928 629
155 139 592
306 068 421
2 825 236 656
10 514 995 720
13 340 232 376

$29 908 726
844 705 532
74 614 25b
$335 778 349
98 686 353
544 286 496


-I- -I* I I *I I 'I I


226.0
1.066%
$2.41

17.4
1.089
$0.19
109.8
2.20%
$2.41
64.5
2. 05
$1.32
110.9
21.3


SOUTHERN REGION


133.8
2.039#
$2.73
18.5
1.37
$0.25e


$1.60

37.1
2.145%
$0.91
147.1
29.5


132.3
1.717#
$2.27
18.9
1.11#
$0.21
57.4
21. 42

38.6
2.141
32.0
162.
32.0


10s.6
1.323%
$2.39
18.9
1.28%
(0.24
123.6

$3.o6

62.75

113.0
20.6


183.5
1.124

9.o0
62.06
19.0
1.090
$0.21
122.3
2.250
$2.75
64.0
2.050
$1.31
120.1
21.8


162.6
1.3190
$2.14


(0.24

2.600
(1.41

37.2
2.270
$0.85
128.5
22.9


165.9


18
1.0,

$0-




'*.o
(1. 7

138.1
24.6


-- I -I


SOUTHERN DISTRICT


NORTHWESTERN REGION


CENTRAL WESTERN REGION


167.7
1.361#
$2.28
18.9

$0.24
68.1

$1.77
43.0
2.30o
$0.9
125.4
22.8


SOUTHWESTERN


170.4
1.149l
$1.96
18."0
1.C .:
(0.2c

2 (
67.8

$1.58
43.6
2.060
0O f
21

I -GION


19 I 1947 1948 I 1947 1948 1947 194 1947 1941 1947


-I -- I -- -- -I--- I I I i I


37 974
31 140

243 358 285
51 679 161
$636 890 807
25 530 162
15 399 979
40 930 141
254 387 721
3029 407 013
3 283 794 734
$5 955170
70 323 515
74 278 685
SL.02 460 550
55 115453
182 753 249


212.14
1.232%
2.62
10'.0
1.55%
$0.15
196.7
2.32#
$4.57
80.2
2.26%
$1.:1
93.5
1-0n


38 040
31389

238 543 441
51 254 497
$560 256 314
'27 062 400
18 087 762
45 150 162
265 413 879
3 407 026 776
3 672 440 655

53 505 034
73 254 225
76 759 259
S101 654 151
36 591 774
186 088 869


45 821
37 152
382 073 980
87 420 703
$936 384 929

25 590 053
19 935 984
45 526 037
255 695 190
5 596 740 063
3 854 435 253
43 969 909
684 381006
$88 350 915

4$121 745 768
42 643 895
219 970 254


45 867
37 403
382 069 093
87 831 222
$832 131 990
27 127 331
23 533154
50 660 48
266 837 40
4 064 112 77
4 330 950 319
$3 521332
I88 282 500
91 603 832

$120 830269
44 354 102
224 545 841


-!I 'I -I-


214.9
1.0930
62.35
9.8

$0.13

2.150
(4.05

81.
2.0o
$1.70
100.4
19.7


228.8
1.o71#
$2.*5
10.0
1.55
(0.16


$4.23
84.7
2.29.
$1.94
90.4
17..


229.9
0.9470
$2.18

9.8
1.320
$0.13
172.7
2.17%
$3.75

2.i
$1.81
97.6
lq.1


45 178
30 194
172 753 565
39 668 183
$480 905 238
13 675 699
10 620 140
24 295 839
253 392 965
1 733 844 852
1 987 237 817
$3 045 4 95


$65 026 107
28 935 708
116 646 888


229.6
$2.78
18.5
1.200
$0.22
163.3
2.22#
#3.63
81.8
2.090
$1.71
68.7
17.0


45 249
30 051
172 179 725
40 865 870
6431 207 919

13 295 869
10 650 964
24 146 833
240 091 730
1 863 175 995
2103 267 725
(2629682
38 761426
(41 391108
$62 360224
28 747 850
118 631 431


237.3
$2.50
18.1
1.10#
$0.20

171.7
2.08o
$3.57
87.1
1.97%
$1.71
3.2
7 7.


53498
37 093

181 310 252
75 565 952
(P32 407 831
12 295 865
13 903 895
26 199 761
210 751 605
4 679 338 378
4 890 089 983
$2 515 349
I109 286 4 99
111 801 848
$161 386 618
50 851 890
278 004 840


416.8


17.1
1.190
$0.20




186.6
2.29#
$4.27
96.2
17.6


53 366
37 275

182 863 794
75 806 803
$807 289 302
12 575 903
15 570 405
S28146 306
212 631758
5 430 917 461
5 643 549 219
$2 241528
110 571680
112 813 208
(153 546 791
50 840 694
286 978 12 5


414.6
1.o6w
(4.41
16.9
1.05l
$0.18

348.8
2.040
$7.10
200.5
2.00%
$4.01
111.0
19.7


28 381
21 785
129 007 942
34 3694 54
$422 747 339
180 501
6 254 222
6 434 723
2 037 896
1 249 184 189
1 251 222 085
$231123
I28 088 040
28 111 163

$44 161048
18 616 286
79 926 469


266.4
1.2300
(3.28

11.3
1.130
40.13

199.7
2.250


194.4
67.2
15.7


, .
,
.
,


# Represents an average of the mileage reported at the close of eaoh month within the period.
/ Excludes lMisourl and Arkansas Ry. Co. Road not in operation.


- I.


28 432
21 812
126 488 696
33 516 748
$358 360 872
197 096
S167 970
7 365 066
2 180 727
1 435 168 324
1 437 349 051
22 014
I30 072 491
$30 094 505
$44 471 696
19 386 536
85 487 350


265.0
1.069)
$2.83

11.1
1.01%
$0.11
200.2
2.10%
$4.20o
195.2
2.090


16.8


7 847
6 012
138 715 695
35 741 542
$299 494 122
59 891
4 536 005
4 595 896
1 307469
569 333 050
570 640 519
$14 739
I14 0574 91
14 072 230
$19 285 218
7 528442
37 217 005


257.7
0.838#
$2.16
21.8
1.13)
$0.25
125.5
2.470
$3.10
124.2
2.47
(3.06
75.8
15.3


7 827
6014
143 525 652
36 576 72 5
$271875 676
64 931
5 445 392
5 510 32 3
1 423 661
657 086 003
658 509 664
$16 298
15 028 275
615 044 573
$19 176 118
7 762 32 8
38 456 972


254.8
0.7453
$1.89

21.
1.14,
(0.25
120.7

$2.76
119.5
2.280


17.1


WESTERN DISTRICT


127 057
89 072
483 071 759
149 601 589
$1 836 060 408
26 152 066
30 778 257
56 930 323
466 182 466
7 662 367 419
8128 549 885
$5 583 967
I175 950 259
181 534 226
$ 270 573 773
98 403 884
474 578 197


$3.80
17.8
1.20.
$0.21
249.0
2.300
$5.72
142.8
2.23#
17.1
17.1


127 04 7
89138
481 532 21b
150 189 421
$1 596 858 093
26 068 b66
33 589 337
59 658 20b
454 904 215
87 29 261 780
9 164 165 995

$4 893 224
79405 597
84 298 821
$260 378 711
9d 975 08
491 096 906


311.9


17.5
1.o080
$0.19

259.
$5.34
153.9
2.010
$3.09
92.8
18.7


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE:1946 O 800171


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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 123 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 132 steam railways /
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE 14ONTH OF AUGUST 1948 AND 1947


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)
AUGUST 1948


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM
1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month: 2 665 5088 4 7 49 7 26
. Freightservice........... ... .225 895 226129 6 815 6 861 22 81 22 818 23 458 2 665 53088 53 344 7 49 7 82
2. Passengerservice ...... ...... 159 941 160 857 5075 5104 14054 14 172 14 742 15123 33 871 34 99 6011 6013
3. Numberof revenuetons carried ........ 264 922 096 255461 601 7186472 7222 212 47 915 469 45 127 205 65 560 279 63 299 022 120 662 220 115 648 439 23806025 2195 038
4. Numberofrevenuetonscarriedonenmile(thous) 57 845 939 58014 610 963 708 985 610 8403 216 8 171 854 10 539 694 10 550 717 19906 618 19 708 181 a 6078 843 6 217 2.78
5. Freightrevenue.. .ns......on..le ) 711818499 $597080436 $19783372 pL6382559 $110610055 $89893797 $137625185 $115 839164 $68018618 $222115520 50 358 261 $43807253
6. Number of revenue passengers carried: 11157971 11039171 1941744 18984486 7415
6-01. Commutationpassengers ....... .. .26713957 26004151 3250135 3-303 155 5009258 4642160 11157971 11039171 19417344 18 984486 7415 6429
6-02. Allother passengers ..... . 2 973377 34874172 3610620 4581918 4041462 4897411 13133435 15659892 20785517 25 139221 725360 893334
6-03. Total .. 55 687 334 60878323 6860755 7885073 9050700 9539571 24291406 26699063 40202861 44123707 732775 899763
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers ....... 491828223 471892900 62 120 501 62039 624 98 485 111 93479 989 223 609 597 218 123 918 384 215 20 373643 531 173 679 165 969
7-02. Allotheripassengers. ..... .. 3469004 597 4008 799 234 229399251 296245 293 556508000 653617835 733 266 757 874944 292 1519174008 1824807420 95487070 114 107 39
7-03. Total ...............960 832 820 4480692134 291519752 358284917 654993111 747097824 9568763541093068210 1903 389 217 2198450951 95660749 114273308
8. PassengerGrevenue:
-01. Commutationfares645955246464 866273 97201 250373 1007512 802499 401255 4919145 105961968 1 66
8-02. Al other fes........419 8622 876 6 1989 882 77 37028 13 936 906 14520 327 23 838 13 870 18 1277 864 65514
-03. Total ........... .. .2496971 3969 340 856155 8 434229 15187279 15 527 839 $23640812 T23 271273 $46684 246 47 2334 385632 265 980
9. Passenger service train revenue ............ $122032569 *115479 067 O 585 485 $9513157 $19824554 $18707145 428 265 539 $26587-350 $57675578 $54607 6 5 Z $3110718 $3150951
10. Passenger train-miles.... .. .....35 270 468 35 765586 2065 179 167958 5290045 5408 067 7037 224 7165619 14 92448 14741644 110 902 1159673
l. Passengercarrying car-miles ............. 189100514 196040 05b 10 737 968 11596765 29 882 473 31424 163 41012 805 42618047 81 6335 246 Lb 638 97L 5 649 474 5 842.398
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC: O
12. Miles per revenue ton perroad ...... 218. 227. 1 13.51 136.75 175. 71 161.5 0. 166.7 165.0 170.2. 255.3 26
13. Revenue per ton-mile . 1.2310 1.0291 20531 3 .662 1 2316o 1.100 1.3 6 21.098 .31.76 1.1279 0.8285 0.705
147. Revenue peratonpereroad r r.d.. ..69 $2.3$ 2.75 297 2.318 $1.9 2.610 $1.83 $2.22 81.92 $52.12 1.89
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road...... 71.1 19.1 19.1 18.8 19.7 20.1 20.0 19.9 19.8 19.7 213.1. 25.
16-01. Revenue per pasenger-mile ...... 1.310 1.13 1.39 1.1231 1.270 1.08 .1.25% 1.10% 1.28, 1.1w 4 1.13 1. 12
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road ... $0.24 21$021 (0.27 0.21 .10.25 0.22 $0.25 '00.22 00.25 0.22 0.27 0.2
ALL OTHER PASSENGER IAC: 7
S1-02. Miles per passenger per road...... 119I 115.0 63.5 64.7 137.7 133.5 55.3 55.9 273.1 72. 1231. 127.
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile ... .2...8 2.210 3.05% 2.610 2.52% 2.220 2.8 15 2.390 22.75 2.360 250 .
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road ... $*.97 $ .5 $1.91 $1.69 $3.45 28.96 $1.5921 $1.33 $12.012 1.72 329 2
ToTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road .... 71 73.6 42.5 45.41 72.4 78.3 39 4 1 2 .9 1 7.3 119.1 130 4 12..5
16-03. Revenue per passnger-mile ...... 2.1 2. 2.69 2.13 2.2 2.08 2.1 2.1 2.5 2.t15 2.~9 2.33
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road .... 1 1. $511 $1.15 $1..68 1.6 0.97 0.7 1.1 1.07 .
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 112.3 12 165. 11.2 16.3 1238.1.0 152. 132.2 19.1 86.1 100.
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile .. 20.9 22.9 27.1 30.9 21.9 23.8 23.3 21. 23.3 25.7 16.9 19
SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
19118 1917 1948 19.7 19 1.8 19.7 191. 19747 19 1. 191,7 1948 1947
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freighservice ........... 37949 38001 451798 451827 45157' 451200 53480 5238363 28372 28 395 127009 126958
2. Passenger service ............. 30 934 31. 30 36 945 37 34, 30224 30106 371223 37217 21 77 :21792 89125 89115
3. Number ofrevenue tons earriedr........ 56 743816 3 732 537 60 549 841 56 927 575 33 886 811 32 872 309 29 6547023 30306.925 20169201 19706 353 83 710 035 82 885 87
4. Numberofrevenuetonscarriedonemile(thous) 7 414 061 7 422 225 15 492 904 13 639 503 7 352 641 6 862 529 11 814 259 12 545 724 5 279 517 5 258 673 24 446 417 24666 926
5. Freightrevenue ......... ....... 91228.155 76 0563359 L41 586 416 $119845b92 $87 7370 7 69027296 $150485 165 31837 691 63 991 281 54256 337 $3022133463 55121324
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutationpassengers ....... 3 713 533 3869 275 720948 3875704 1882.75 1616766 1670253 1500 240 22 677 26955 3 575 665 314, 961
6-02. All other passengers .. .. ...... 2 4 31 181 2 985 893 3 156 641 3879 227 1 684 744 883 211 2 344 2.21 2 724 324 1002 454 1 248 189 5 0 31 3'19 5855 724
6-03. Total ............. ......" 6144 714 6855 168 6 877489 7 754 9531 3 567479 3499977 40143574 4224 564 1025131 1275144 8606 984 8 999'685
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile: 66 746 806 57 324 8 4
7-01. COmmutationpassengerse ....... 406922529 40759316 40 866 208 40 925 285 3728339 30707973 29206446 26318037 257021 298074 66746806 57324084
7-02. All other passengers .. .... ... 458 460 87 519520862 553 947 940 633628201 326 942 684 361 503 650 860876173 944976 937 208063792 24388-3026 1395882649 1550363613
7-03. Total ............... 49915335599 560280178 594614148 6745553486 364226023 392211623 890082619 971294974 208320815 244181100 1462629455 1607687697
8. Passenger revenue: 88 28 09 0 7-
8-01. Commutationfares .. $710141 $629 560 712 109 631 426 $452 823 328702 *$372 784 $277 143 $2 691 3 225 828298 1609070
8-0"2.Alotherfric .... .. .1 0644 206 0865035 N327 870 l3 520149 *7257 007 *520 411 819254 555 $9372075 4 732886 5082868 .31 244448 3;975354
8-03. Total .......... P354347 1494595 9 3 739 979 4151 575 7709 830 7849115 19627 339 919649218 4735577 5086093 *32072 746 932584424
9. Passengerservice trainrevenue .... .... $15091660 $14208688 8 18202378 L7 359639 $11 398432 $10977127 $27803176 25542 910 6 *953005 $6991739 $6 154613 *43511776
10. Passengertrain-miles . 4 885 228 4 960162 5 994 150 6099 835 4424216 4541 200 7 782 689 76136 397 2 676 985 2766510 14 883 890 14 924 107
i11. Passenger carrying car-miles a.......... 2554003105 25 768 658 30989505 31 611 056 19 389184 20 702 407 45 328 983 45 386809 11759596 12700808 76477763 78790024
AVERAGES
FEIoBaT TRAaFnc: :
12. Miles per revenue ton per road ...... 201.8 220.0 222.8 239.6 217.0 208.8 398. 4 414.0 261.8 266.9 292.0297.6
13. Revenue per ton-mile ........ 1.2390 1.024, 1.09 0.879% 1.1931 1.006% 1.2714j 1.051% 1.2121032 031.206 1.03
14. Revenue per ton per road. ........ $2..4 $2.25 $2.31 *$2.11 $2.59 $2.10 l5.07 $435 $3.17 $2.75 $361 $3.08
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAc: 18. .
15-01. Miles per passenger per road...... 11.0 10. 11.0 10.6 19.8 19.0 17.5 17.5 11.3 73.1 1i.s 18.2
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile ...... 1.75 1.1 1.71 1.51 1.21 1.07 1.28 1.05 1.05 1.08 1.2 1.06
17-01. Revenue pet passenger per road .... $0.19 0.16 $0.19 0.16 $0.24 $0.20 $0.22 $0.18 $0.12 $0.12 $0.23 $0.19
ASL OTtHE PAssEN E TERAIC: 21.
15-02. Miles perpassenger per road ...... 188.6 174.0 1755163.3 194.1 192.0 367.2 346.9 207.6 195.4 277.4 264.8
-. Revenue per passenger-mil .. 2.2. 2.09%25 2.222 2.08 2.% 2.05% 2.27% 2.08% 2.24 2.o6
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road .... .14.38 $3.60 $4.13 *3.49 34.31 $3.99 $8.21 $7.11 $14.72 $14.07 $6.21 $5.46
TOTAL PASSENGER TRFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road ...... 81.2 81.7 86.5 87.0 102.1 112.1 2el.7 229.9 203.2 191.5 169.9 178.6
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile 2.271 2.057 2.31 2.10% 2.12% 2.00 2.2i1 2.02% 2.27% 2.08% 2.19
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road .... .1.g$ 1.68 $2.00 0. 32.16 $2284 .4 1665 7.38 8.3 .
18. Revenue passenger-milue per train-mile .... 102. 113-.0 99.2 110.23. 82.3.4 111. 12i7. 877. 90
19. Revenue passenger-milesper car-mile .. 19.7 21.7 19.2 121.3 119.8 1 8.9 19. 621.1 17.7 1q"2 .1 20
I/ Excludes Missouri and Arkansas Ry. Co. Road not in operation.


Subject to revision









Pop 2


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


3 1262 08854 9711 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPO l'ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 12r reports of revenue b*tec statitis representing 132 steam railways /
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR EIGHT MONTHS ENDED WITR AUGUST 194 AlD 1947


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION R AT IAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM 9 19 197 19 19 7 19 191947194 1
______________________ 19148 19147 1 9~4s *I _________ 1S~4 -' i i7 1946 19147 19118 19W7 194 f 19117


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U.S. DEPOTSTOIY


AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at closeof month:
1. Freight servie...... ............
2. Passengerervice.. .........

3. Number of eveue tonsearried .
4. Nuimbe of revenue tonsearried one mile (thous) .
5. Freihtrevenue. . . . .
* Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passenger ......
6-02: Allotherpa gers . . .
6-03. Total .. . .. ... ...
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation paIsenger. .......
7-02. Aflother paeengers ........
7-03. Total. .... ....... .
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutation fares .. ......
8-02. Allther fares ............
8-03. Total . . . .
9. Passengerservicetrain revenue . .
10.Passengertrain-mile ............
I. Passenger carrying ca-mile . . .
AVERAGES
FazIOrr TRA uC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . .
13. Revenue per ton-mile .. .......
14. Revenue per ton per road .. .......
COMMUTATION PABBENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . .
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile ......
17-01. Revenue per aenger per road ....
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TAFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. .....
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile ......
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road ....
TOTAL P$AaENGEFa TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. . .
160W3. Revenue per passenger-mile .....
17!-3. Revenue per passenger per road .
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. ..
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile .


226 116
160 106
1 883 550 754
421 221 746
$5 204 194 329
221 748 527
217 568 032
439 316 559
3 916 957 62E
24 116 721 819
28 033 679447
$50 490 310
589 884 7 51
1640 375 061
$863 499 281
272 740 029
1 412 793 575


226 243
160 94
1, 888 948 616
427 215 735
$4 532 812 855
230 129 17 9
247 136 255
477 265 434
4 018 871 311
27 317 169 513
31 336 040 824
$43 669 746
601016505
644 686 251
$830 466 397
277 981 12 5
1 455 -69 30


6 843
5 086
60 559 851
8 104 350
$165 386 031
30 4714 86
29 564 279
60 035 765
566 697 674
1 699 878 074
2 266 575 74E
7 756 841
8574 701
6 331 542
$69 016 504
15 487 75E
77 769 967


6 858
5 104
61 922 801
8 222 674
$140 614 002
31 714 179
34 353 339
66 067 518
597 735 694
2 005 490 37C
2 603 226 064
6 663 15C
9665 32 7
6 528 477
$66 41' 143
16 014 023
81654 141


132.8
1.710
$2.27
18.8
1.11%
10.21
- 4
01.45
39.4
2.17 0
(o.86
162.6
31.9


1401
344 884 117
62 044 997
(820 351. 146
42 591 8S0
30 848 0.8
73 439 998
810 109 7S3
3 871 048 31
4 681 152 4
#10 35C69
096 O1 9

$140 381 L2
40 05 9
225 669 0


17 .9
S!; i7,9
$2.38
19.0
1.280
#0.24
125.5 5
2.140%<
03.1 4
63.7
2.270
1. 45
11,4.
20.7


22 819
14 191
345 474 863
63 284 433
$709 435 371
42 821 412
34 350 161
77 171 573
819068 832
4 256 102 117
5 075 170 949
$8 917 627
95 421 807
$104 339 434
$135 283 216
41436856
2;p 137 684


183.2
1.1210
$2.05
19.1
1.09%
0o.21
123.9
$2.78
65.8
2.06%
$1.35
122.5
22.1


23 581
14 753
468 727 605
76 108 761
$L 002 211 936
89 658 660
98 241 393
187 900 053
1 710 870 036
5 334 652 818
7 045 522 854
$21 272 417
$140 692 745
$161 965 162
$197 386 613
54 421 363
307 338 556


162.4
1.3 17%



NL
I2.
*0.24

tol.
$1.43
37.5
2.30%
0o.86
129.5
22.9


23 671
15 123
478 136 509'
79 38155 7
$878 808 483
95 377 72 4
112, 575 313
206 953037
1 782 075 661
6 078 210653
7 860 286 314
$18 433 917
(142 545 771
(160 979 688.
$188 685 64 -
56 177 110
318 133 540


166.0
1.1070
81.84
18.7
1.030
$0.19
54.5
2.350
$1.28
38.o.
00.78
139.9
0:.7
13Z


53 247
33 893
874 171 573
146 258 108
$1 987 949 113
162 722 036
158 653 690
321 375 726
3 087 677 433
10 905 573 273
13 993 250 706
$39 396 027
285 281 175
324 677 202
$406 784 229
110 814 250
610 777 853


167.3
1.3590
2. 27
19.0
1.289
$o. 24
68.7


43.5
2.32%0
$1.01
126.3
22.9


53 348
34 418
885 534 17 3
150 888 664
$1 728 857 856
169 913 315
180 278 813
350 192128
3 198 880187
12 339 803 140
15 538 683 327
$34 014 694
(287 832 905
321 847 599
$50~ 386 3 001
113 627 997
629 ;54 47 2


170.4
1.146%
$1.95
18.8
1.06%
$0.20
68.4
$1.60
44.4
2.07%
$0.92
136.8
24.7


7 847
6 012
162 521 720
41 820 385
$349 852 383
67 306
5 261 365
5 328 671*
1481148,
664 820 120
666 301 268
16 707
16 441155
116 457 862
$22 395 936
8 639 344
42 866 4 79


957.3
0.8370
$2.15
22.0
1.13%
80.25
126.4
2.47f
$3.12
125.0
2.470
$3.09
77.1
15.5


7 82 7
6014
166 720 690
42 794 003
$315 682 929
71360
6 338 726
6 410 086
1589630
771193 342
772 782 97 2

7 683 389
(7 701553
(22 327 069
8 902 001
44 299 370


256.7
0.7380
$1.89
22.3
1.1
0o.25
121.7
2.29%


2. 9
$2.79
120.6

86.8
17.4


IEM SOUTHERN REGION SO UHER DISTRICT NORTtSERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEMS
_1948 .1947.. 1948 1947 419418 1917 1948 19477 1948 1947 194 1947
AGGREGATES- ,
1. Freightservice#.. 37973 38035 45820 45 862 45 45243 53494 53364 80 6 1 049 12703
2. Paegeraervi. ........... 31 115 313 8 0 37 127 37 394 30 2 5 30058 37 097 372 6 8 21 7 84 21 810 89 086 89 136
3. Number of revenue tonscarried ....... 280 072 167 272 275 951 442 593887 438 996 641 206 643 85 6 205052034 210 964 275 213 170 719 149 177 143 146 195049 566 785 294 564 417 802
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thous) 59093222 58676 72 100913 607 101470725 47 020 824 47728399 87 378 211 8 3525256 39650996 38775421 174 00 031 1748,56346
5. Freightrevenue. ............ $728 118 962 $636 292 615 30 077 971 345 $951 975582 $568 64 255 500 235 215 1082 892 996 939 126 993 (486 738 620 $412 617 20 9 ( 138 273 871 $ 1851 979 417
6, Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-1. Commutationppessers ....... 29 243695 30931675 29 311001 3100303D 15 55844 14912635 13966119 14076143 190937 224051 29715490 29212829
-02. All otherpseengers ......... 17831 160 21073655 23 092 525 27 412 381 12 504 8 4 12 734 175 16 248 016 18 294 727 7 268 917 8416159 35 821817 39445061
6-03 Total .............. 47 074 855 52005 330 52 403 526 58 415 416 27 863.3 8 27 646 810 30 214 135 32370 870 7 459 854 8 640210 65 537 307 68 657 890
7. Number of revenue pasengers earned one mile:
7-l Commutationlpaesengers ....... .. 295080250 306 173195 296 561398 307 762 825 290 6763 4 270799703 239 958051 238 949 795 2084442 2478801 532718797 512 28 299
7-02. Allotherpassengers......... 3487867883 3926547638 4152688 00 4 697 740 9802 060 787 5 6 2224 679 645 5 540 214551 6375894398 1457 458456 1679051350 9058460543 10279625393
7-3 Total. .......3 782 948 133 4 22 720 8334 449 249 401 5 005 503 805 2 351 4638 0 2 495 479 348 5 780 172 602 6 614 844 193 1 459 542 89 1 681 530151 9 591 179 340 10 791 853 692
8. Psaaepr revenue:
9-01. Commuation fares . 665 311 04 134 594 $4 682 018 44 15? 758 98 368 $2 958 384 02888133 $2 518671 25814 025239 06412265 $5 502294
8-02. Allotherfaree .. .. $80967714 $84119260 7 408 669 $101 8 S6 7 !7 $46 281837 0128 541054 0129 943 755 132 80 926 35 155 359 07 194707 (211380951
8-. Total . . . 85 633 025 88 253854 $102090887 $105 955 40,7 49. 33 05 5 $49 240221 $131 49187 132 462426 132846740 35 180 598 $213606972 $216 883245
9. Pmaeter ervie train revenue .. 17 590 7 0 $115 862 840 (139 i96 666 138 189 909 $7 4 s9 $75 337 351 $189 189 794 $179 089 701 $51 114 053 $51 463 435 $316 728 386 $303 890 487
10. Pa megerra-nun-mie 59 998 681 41551 936 48 638 025 50453 937 3 9a9 24 33 289 050 58634 579 58457091 21293271 22153048 113 287 774 113 899 189
11 Pa ngercarryingcar-inles ..... .. .... 208 093283 211 857 52 7 250959762 256 156 897 1 A96; 0 2 139 33 838 323 333 823 332364934 91 686065 98188158 551 055 960 569 6b6 930
AVERAGES
FamIOer TxAJImc:
12. MiH per revenuetoperroad . 211.0 215.5 228.0 231.1 227.5 232-8 414.2 145 265.8 265.2 307.1 309.8
13. Revenue per -mile . 1.32 1.084 1.06 0.938 1.209. 1.04 1.239 1.0643 1.228% 1.064% 1.229g 1. 059
14. Revenue per on per road .. .2.50 $2.33 42.41 $2.17 2.75 2.44 513 4.41 3.26 $2.82 $3.77 $3.28
Commurmrnwo PAssUENor T]aric
15-01 Mde per pasnger per road 10.1 9.9 10.1 9.9 18.7 18. 17.2 17.0 10.9 11.1 17.9 17.5
16-"0. Revenue per paaenger-mile 1.5 1.35 1.5 1.350 1.20 1.090 1.20a 1.05 1.244 1.029 1.20% 1.070
17-01 Revenue per pamenger per road .0.16 00.i13 0.16 0.13i 0.22 00.20 00.21 0.18 S0.14 00.11 0O.22 $0.19
ALL Oraia PAMnsanoz Ta.rC:c:
1'0. Milesperpassenerperroad ..... 195.6 186.3 179.8 171.4 167.5 174.7 341.0 348. a200.5. 199.5 252.9 260.6
t-02. evenue per paeeaog nile ...... 2.32 2.1 235 2 17 2.2 2.08 2.32 2.o 2.25 2.09 2.29 2.
1-02 Revenue perpaengerprroad 4.54 3.99 (4.22 03.71 3.72 $3.63 $7.91 87.10 $4.52 84.18 85.78 $5.
To~r*q~ P Aric:-
S1 Miles per passege# pr road o.4 81..4 $4.9 85.7 84.4J 90.3 191.3 204.3 195.7 194.6 146.3 157.2
I1-t3. Revenue per psieger-oumile 2.26% 2.09. 2.29. 2.12% 2.10(wf 1.97 2.27% 2.00o 2.25 2.09% 2.23
17-0. Revenueper p eper road .. $ 1.8 $1.70 1.95 $1.81 1.77 1.78 44.2 68.5 4.079 327 934.
18. Revenue pasger-niles per train-mile. .. 94.6 101.9 91. 99.2 70.5 7. 9.6 113.2 6.5 75.9 84-7 9.7
t. ne mpaenger-miles per ear-mile 18.2 20.0 17.7 19.5 7.3 1 .9 17.9 19.9 15.9 17.1 17.4 18.9


I resents an average of the mileage reported at the close of each month within the period.
SE olldeIs Missouri and Arkansse Ry. Co. Road not in operation.


U. 8. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE:1948 0 800111


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)


223.6
1.235
$2.76
17.7,
1.29

110.8
2.45"
$2.71
63.8
2.28%
$1.46
102.8
19.8


226. 2
1.061%
$2.40
17.R
$0.19

110.5
2.20%
(2. 43
65.
2.0 d
$1.35
112.7
21.5


133.8
2.0441
$2.73
18.6
1.370
$0.25


$1.64
37.8
2.420
$094
146.3
29.1















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5 ,J, ,L, J UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

SIIIIIIII IIIIIII IliIII INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
Subject to revision 3 1262 08854 9562 BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 123 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 132 steam railways I/
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)
SEPTEMBER 1948


Fon TH 1 MONF or sBTraMI 1948 AND 1947


ITEM


AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service ...... ......
2. Passenger service .......... ..
3. Number of revenue tonscarried .......
4. Number of revenue tons carried onemile(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. Passengercarrying car-miles .........
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFrc:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . .
13. Revenue per ton-mile .........
14. Revenue per ton per road. .......
COMMsrATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger perroad. . .
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile .....
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road .
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. .....
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile .... .
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road ....
ToTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
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


CENTRAL EASTERN REGION


EASTERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION


4r_ r I 7 I 7


+ 4 .4 __ _1_ _( _1_ _1__ I I I


225 897
159 658
253 430 105
55 489 054
$697041 672
26 510074
24 904133
51414 207
473 964 29C
3047184172
3 521148462
$6 249 31C
77 265 102
(83 514 412
$114 318 744
33 539 854
178 029 241


219.0
1.25(4


$2.75
17.9



3.10
68,.
2.37%
$1.62
13.;:


226 083
160 712
253 531 627
56112 805
$593418896
29888883
28 809 013
58697 896
527 590 311
5 326 783 534
3 854 573 845
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SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM
1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 7 194 1947 194 1971947 1947 1948 1947
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightservice ............. 37 950 37 999 45801 45 825 45164 45 201 53 480 53 326 28 366 28 391 127010 126 918
2. Passenger service ............. 30934 31330 36945 37343 30165 30028 36918 37152 21778 21792 88861 88972
3. Number of revenue tons carried......... 34651041 33830747 56360405 55777763 33873685 33263197 28021097 29218749 19358068 18787651 81252850 81269597
4. Numberof revenuetonscarriedonemile(thous) 7 022 598 7189780 12537 732 12890 102 7550359 7 236593 11590404 11994 739 5032446 4 942 880 24173209 24174212
5. Freightrevenue ............ $ 88438745 $76507652 $135501078 $117730145 92 493 526 $75762076 $145570048 $129642401 $61360281 $52024979 $299423655 $257429456
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
-01. Commutation passengers....... 3414263 3858077 3423647 3870944 1811519 2026395 1676840 1852386 21617 28876 3509976 3907657
6-02. All other passengers ......... 2048070 2 571629 2635107 3 29 442 14154 6 1437017 2035090 2298336 881410 1058273 4331926 4793 626
6-03. Total ............... 5462333 6429706 6061754 7169386 32269445 3463412 3711.930 41507 4a .903 0 7 1087149 7841908 8701283
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-0. Commutation passengers ....... 35150 208 39050023 35326613 39335051 34197048 37435027 28923557 30990606 248981 320220 63369586 68745853
7-02. Allotherpassengers ......... 382255763 446848749 459874536 537809821 286551857 291720985 757191427 774652017 186247032 211597762 1229990316 1277770764
7-03. Total ............... 417405971 485898772 495201149 577144872 320748905 329156012 786114984 805642623 186496013 211717982 1293359902 1346516617
8. Passenger revenue:
8-0. Commutationfares .. .... $581798 $512 751 583 780 $515 441 $430 498 $398 226 $371689 $333 90 $2 581 $ 431 804 768 $735 587
8-02. Allotherfares.. . .. 130 287 9 533 327 $11160814 $11698223 $6205834 $5949953 $17539662 $16029187 $4 227 888 $4469967 $ 7973384 26449107
8-03. Total ............... 9712085 $10046078 $11744594 $12215664 $6636332 $6348179 $17911551 $16543117 $4 230469 $4475 398 $28778152 27184694
9. Passenger service train revenue ........ $13 814 439 $12 950 205 16 635 238 15 597 693 10 280 948 $9 267 875 25 878 252 $22 234 44 $7 054 928 $6469 390 $43 214128 37 972 109
0. Passengertrain-miles .. . ...... 4 649 832 4742440 5 707234 5821353 4166 918 4200741 7345101 7321877 2 586 708 2688554 14098 727 14211 172
11. Passenger carrying ear-miles .......... 23657609 24170641 28888572 29655758 17560830 18041029 42424779 42386512 11353301 12279262 71338910 72706803
AVERAGES
FRIGHT TRAFFIc:
12. Milesper revenue ton perroad ...... 202.7 212.5 222.5 231.1 222.9 217.6 113.6 10.5 260.0 263.1 297.5 29-
14. Revenue per ton per road. . ... (2.55 (1.26 12.40 (2. 11(2.73 .0 5.0 4. 1 ( 3
ConMrTATIoN PASSENGER TRAFF IC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road... .10. 10.1 10.2 18. 1111. 18.1 17.6
16-01. Revenue per pasenger-mie ... 11 1 10.2 1.2 1. 1.29 1. 1. 1.071 1.271 17. 0
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road .... (0.17 0.13 $0.17 0.13 0.24 (0.20 (0.22 (0.18 0.12 0.12 0.23 (0.19
AL OTHEr PASSENGER TRAFmFIC: *
15-02. Miles per passenger per road ...... 186.6 173.8 171.3 163.0 202.4 203.0 372.1 337.0 211.3 199.6 283.9 266.6
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile 2.1. 2. 43 2.18 2.:17 2.01 2.:21 2.07 2.270 2.311 2. 2.017
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road .: 3.71 4.23 3.55 .4.38 .*4 8.2 6.97 *4.80 (4.22 552
Tora PA mENGER TRAGIC: 3
15-03. Milesper passenger per road. . 76.4 75.6 81. 80.5 99.4 95.0 211.8 19 206 19.7 164.9 154
16-03. Revenue perpassenger-mile ..... 2.35 2. 2 2.1 2.0 1. 93 2.28 2 2.. .10 2.23 2.0
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road .. .. 7 $1.56 $1. $1.70 $2.06 $1.3 4.83 $3.94 *46 4.11 3.67 33.12
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 89.8 102. 86.8 99.1 77.0 78. 107.0 110.0 72.1 78.7 91.7 94.8
19. Revenue passenger-miles perr car-mile 6 _______17.1 _19.5 18.3 .18.2 18.5 19.0o .16.4 17.2 18.1 18.5
I/ Exoluaes Nissourl and Arkansas Ry. Co. Road not in operation.


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS 1 STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 123 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 132 steam railways I/
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR NINE MONTHS ENDED WITH SEPTEMBER 1948 AND 1947


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM
1948 1947 1948 197 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at cose of month:
1. Freightervic.............. 226089 226221 6840 6 858 22 822 22 819 23 567 23 668 53229 53345 7847 7827
2. Passenger service# ............ 160049 160922 5 084 5 105 14052 14189 14752 15123 33888 34417 6012 6013
3. Numberof revenuetonscarried. ........ 2136 848 519 2142480245 67 552 146 69 396335 389 811170 390406757 532651216 542 215 348 990014532 1002018440 184 231084 188667706
4. Numberof revenuetonscarriedonemile(thous) 476 710810 483328540 9032389 9205905 69 823420 71218424 86 180422 89 512827 165 036231 169937156 47 335519 48494325
5. Freightrevenue. ......... ...... 5 901 235 982 5 126 231751 $185 157680 $157 369 811 $927 325 372 $798 996 9881137 583 001 $990750552 $0250066053 $1947117151 $396 914 716 $356905422
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passenger ....... 248 270 842 260 018 062 34 236810 36 035127 47 678 156 48620320 100 383521 107 368 150 182 298487 192023597 76690 84227
6-. Allother passengers ........ 242465564 275945268 32 853 157 38267 838 34 366 563 38066350 109 368 070 124661570 176587790 800995758 5851402 70655539
6-03. Total .. . ..... 490756406 535963330 67089967 74302965 82044719 86686670 209 751591 232029720 358886277 393019355 5928092 7149766
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpassengers ...... 4391153293 4546461622 637686307 679600542 907082360 931730076 1918176857 2007058976 3462945524 3618389594 1657553 1874658
7-02. Allother passengers ......... 27 164 212 140 3643 953047 1 905 729 183 2 243 579 940 4 372 548 856 4 797 802677 5984614554 6809623472 12262892593 1851006 089 742458893 862154 414
7-03. Total ..............31555 344533 35 190 414669 25434154902923 180482 5 279 631 216 5 729 532 753 7 02 791411 8 816 682448 15 725 838 117 17 469 395 683 744096446 864029072
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01.Commutation fares .$......... 56739621 $49611202 8 719805 $7582258 $11642543 (10156328 $23894442 $20966536 $44256790 $38705122 $18689 $20854
8-02. Allotherfares ........... 667 149 846 675 362 500 54 838 910 656 135 668 8108 980 220 107 335 850 159 592 940 $160 560052 $323418 078 1324031570 618471682 9 848 285
8-03. Total . . 723 889467 724973702 63 558723 63717926 120622763 517492178 183487382 181526588 5367668868 362736 692 18490371 9 869139
9. Passenger servicetrainrevenue ....... .. $977 818018 $932398120 $77 957 781 $74 715 082 $159 685 366 $149567857 $223 610460 $212464983 $461 253607 $436 747922 $25 216735 24 974 557
10. Passenger train-miles .......... 306 279 883 311 889 199 17 425 4 77 18 029 719 46 037 741 46 578 203 61 084 905 62 895 626 124 548 123 127 503548 9696746 9 980 914
11. Passengercarryingcar-miles ......... 1590816651 1637762391 87 723454 91940977 254988666 260 147 750 345861327 357267276 688 573447 709356003 48097442 49784487
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road ...... 22.1 225.6 3.7 132.7 179.1 182.4 161.8 165.1 166.7 96 256.9 2570
13. Revenue per ton-mile ......... 1.2318 1..61. 2.0 1.709 1.328 1.1220 1.320 1.107 136 1% 0.839 073
14. Revenue per ton per road .. ... $2.6 $2.39 2.74 $2.27 $2.38 $2.05 $2.14 $1.3 $2.7 1.9 2.15 $1.8
COMMUTATIoN PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road .177 17.5 18.6 8.9 19.0 19.2 19.1 18.7 19.0 18.8 21.6 22.3
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile 1.29 1.09% 1.37 1.12% 1.28 1.09 1.2 1..0 1.07 .13.120
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road ... 0.23 0.19 00.25 0.21 (0.24 60.21 (0.24 (0.20 0.24 0.20 .24 (0.25
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. ..... 112.0 1.1 58.0 5.6 127.2 26.0 547 54.6 69.4 68. 12. .0
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile ...2.41 2.20 2.88 2.50 2. 2.24 2.67 2.360 2.64 2.9 2.30
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road $2.75 $2.45 $1.67 $1.47 (3.17 282 $16129 $1.83 13 $2.1
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. ...64 65.7 37.9 39.3 64.4 66.1 37.7 38.0 .43. 44.4 125.5 120.8
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile 2. .2. 2 .6 2. W 2.28 2 .05 2.32 2.06 2. 2.086 2.48 2.30
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road. 95 0.86 1.47 1.6 0.8.78 1.02 $0.92 .12 $278
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 1 0..0 112. 62.1 .122 2 3
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 19.8 21.5 29.0 31.8 20.7 22.0 28 .7 22. _

ITEMSOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightservice#. ........ ....37968 38030 45815 45857 45174 45238 53493 53360 28378 28421 127045 12 709
2. Passengerservice# ............. 31094 31375 37106 37388 30195 30054 37077 37255 217 21 721808 89055 89117
3. Number of revenue tons carried. ....... 314 723 208 306 106 698 498 954 292 494 774 404 240 517 561 238 315 231 258 985 372 242 389 468 168 376 762 164 982 700 647 879 695 645 687 399
4. Numberof revenue tonscarriedonemile (thous) 66 115820 65 866 501 113 451 39 114 360 826 54 571183 54964992 98 968 615 100 347265 44 683442 43718 301 198 223 240 199 00 558
5. Freightrevenue ............... $816 557 687 712 800 30 501 213 472 40391 069 705 727 $ 661 135 581 $575 997 291 228 463 044 1 068 769 394 $548 098 901 464 642 188 $2 437 697 56 $2109408873
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers ...... .. 2 657958 34 789 75P 32 734648 34 87 979 17 369 953 16 939 030 15 642 959 15 928529 224 795 252 927 33 237707 33 120 486
6-02. Allotherpassengers . .. 19884870 23645284 25736272 30 710823 13 720 310 14 171192 18283106 20593063 8 138 086 9474432 40141502 44238687
6-03. Total . .......... 52 542828 58435036 58470920 65584802 31090263 311110222 33926065 36 521592 8362881 9727 359 73379209 77359173
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers ...... 330230458 345 223218 331 888011 347097876 324 873 352 308234730 268 881608 269940401 2 543 898 2799021 596298858 580974152
7-02. Allother passengers . 3870 640 270 4 373 396 387 4 613079163 5 235 550 801 2 347 339 393 2 516 400630 6 297 405 978 7 150 546 415 1 643 495 013 1 890449 112 10 288 240384 11557 596 157
7-03. Total ... 4 200 870728 4718 619605 4 944 967174 5 582 648 677 2 672 212 745 2 824 635 360 6 566 287 586 7 420486 816 1 646 038 911 1 893 248 133 10 884 559 248 1 138 370 309
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutation fares . . 5 247109 $4 647 34 5 5 265 798 $4 668 199 (3 928 816 $3 356 610 (3 259 822 $2 852 601 $28 395 $28 670 $7 217 033 66 837 881
8-02. Allother fares. . . ... 90098001 93 652 587 108 569 683 113 500872 02 038561 $52231790 146 080 710 $145972942 37 048 814 39 625 326 235 168085 237 830058
8-03. Total . . . 9545110 98 299 932 113 835481 118169 071 967 377 $55 588 400 149 340 532 6148 825 545 37 077 209 39 653 996 (242 385 118 244 067939
9. Passenger service train revenue ....... 131 405 168 #128 813045 $156 621 903 $15 787 602 66 705 4 87 (2 605 226 $215068 040 $201324545 $58 168 981 $57 932 825 559 942 508 $341862 596
10. Passengertrain-miles ...... 44 648513 46 294376 54345 259 56275290 37 526 842 37 489 791 65 979 680 65 778 968 23879 979 24 841602 127 386 501 128 110 361
11. Passenger carryingear-miles ......... 231750892 236028168 279848334 285 812655 153 596902 157374867 365 758602 374751446 103039366 110467420 622 394870 642593733
AVERAGES
FREI T TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 210.1 2152 227.4 2311 226.9 23 4141 .o 26 265306.0 3082
13. Revenue per ton-mile ......... 1.235. 1.082, 1.o7o 0.931. 1.21 6 1. 1.2 1*.o6 1. 27 1.06 1.230%1.
14. Revenue per t per road . . 59 2.33 $2.3 $2.1 2.75 $5. .1 3. 2. $3.76 $3.27
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC: $3 2. 7 T $ ,
15-01. Milesperpassengerperroad ... 10.1 9.9 10.1 10.0 18.7 18.2 17.2 16.9 11.3 11.1 7 17
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.5 1.34 1.210 1.09% 1.21% 1.05 1.12% 1.02% 1.62 10.
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road 0.1 $0.13 $0.23 (0.20 (.21 0o.18 $0.13 (O.1 (.22 $.
AtL OTHER PAsAENGoR TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . 947 18. 17.2 170. 171.1 177.6 34. 347.2 202.0 199.5 256.3 1L
16-02. Revenue perpassenger-mile ...... 2.1 2.3 2. 2.22 2.08 2.32 2.0 2.25 2.
Ta17-. Revenue per assenger per road 6.53 63.96 4: 63.70 63.79 3.69 7.99 .o9 4.55 6.18 65.8 65.38
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAF IC: $.$.70 $3.79 $339 $7.99$70$.55 .15
1-03. Miles per passenger per road ...... 80.0 80.7 84.6 85.1 86.0 90.8 193.5 203.2 196.8 194.6 14683 1 9
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile ...... 2.0 2.3, 2.12 2 1.-7 2. 27 2.03 t 2.25 2.09% 2.23. 2.01
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road .... 1.88 .95 1.80 1 .80 1 1.0-43 k .08 3.3
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. ..101. 12.8 6. 762
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile : .0 : : 1 I: 9 19*8 :* 7*l a
1 20:.7...9.. ..4


SRopreosents an average* of the mileage reported at the oloe o o eaoh month within the period.
/ Eolud.e Missouri and Arkansas Ry. Co. Road not in operation.


SU. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE:1948 O 800171


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U.S. -EPO ,C', '

ITEM


AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightervice ..............
2. Passenger service .. ...........
3. Number of revenuetons carried .......
4. Number of 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 ...... .
7-2. Allother passengers ........
7-03. Total .. ........ .. .
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutation fares. ........
8-02. All otherfares. ..........
8-03. Total .. . . . .
9. Passenger service train revenue ........
10. Passenger train-miles ....... .
11. Passenger carrying car-miles .... .
AVERAGES
FRPamIT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road ......
13. Revenue per ton-mile .........
14. Revenue per ton per road. .......
CoMMUrTATON PASSENGER TaarAIc:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . .
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile .....
17-01. Revenue per passenger perroad ....
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAIC:
15-02. Miles per passengerperroad. . .
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile ......
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road ....
TOTAL PASSENGER TuRAFc:
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 .


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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


31262088549414 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 123 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 132 steam railways /
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER 1948 AND 1947


UNITED STATES


225 82
159 686
258657386
59192 479
738 836 532
27 43136 6
22 806307
50 237 67
483 108 415
2617694186
3100 802 601
$635135
8924071
175 275 429
f06 356 453
34 00 50 6
172 436 796


228.8
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17.6
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$0.23
114.8
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$3.02
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91.1
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61056228
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5449898 586
$6128 432
$68 820 121
$74948 56C
$97 232 860
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224.8
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2.34
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2.17%
$1.31
99.3
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NEW ENGLAND REGION


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7 312 823
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3 866778
3056 979
6 923 757
72179 90 9
174237779
246 417688
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$80 76 882
1 888 731
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$1.78
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29.5


GREAT LAKES REGION


22 809
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45 631103
8646558
114 692 290
5 395 011
3 801721
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102 4743286
430 296175
532 770501
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$3.12
64.7
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CENTRAL EASTERN REGION


23 456
14738
64 216 613
10 674 939
$142 031476
10 991801
10196485
21188 286
208 954 513
581378503
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$2652446
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36.8
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$0.80
127.3
22.6


EASTERN DISTRICT


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53 844
117160539
20 393 561
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20 253 590
16 455185
36 708 775
383608748
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1 569 521 20 5
$4 953 859
$34 648 616
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POCAHONTAS REGION


7 851
6011
21 947 503
5657 633
849 211 70
9081
529 622
538 70 3
177 590
68065310
68 242 900
$2026
S 786 778
L 784 804
$2 571984
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19.6
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$0.22
128.5
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13.37
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2.920

63.7
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7 834
6012
23 506 803
6 130 861
$45 551 540
10 870
667 266
678 136
237130
81735 404
81972 534
$2 644
(1829 387
1832 031
2 356 756
1107 736
5430 156


260.9
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21.8
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(0.241
122.5


120.9
2.230
82,70
74.0
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SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM
_198 1947 1948 19479 1948, 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
I. Freight service .............. 37 891 37999 45742 45 833 45167 45 201 53476 53 291 28363 28392 127006 126 884
2. Passengerservice ............. ....30986 31498 56997 37510 30152 30028 36918 37122 21775 21797 88845 88947
3. Number ofrevenuetonscarried ........ 35674490 37582736 57621993 60889539 33064198 34249720 30719940 31725481 20090716 20490957 83874854 86466158
4. Numberof revenue tonscarriedonemile(thous). 7580518 7986915 13238151 14117776 7480040 7741238 12765562 12936512 5315165 5298152 25560767 25975902
5. Freightrevenue . . .... 94 415 005 $87069799 143626 875 $132621 339 $93 538812 $86048012 $157116529 $142262954 66129776 57418 338 316785117 285729 304
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers ........ 3517673 4481 811 3 526754 4492 681 1917686 2283 995 1709190 2076721 24146 29 217 3651022 4389 933
6-02. All other passengers ........ 1 894287 2 318096 2423909 2985 362 1220830 1498245 1862805 2149772 845578 1010528 3927213 4658545
6-03. Total ............... 5 411 960 6799907 5950663 7478043 3138516 3782 240 3 571995 4226493 867724 1039745 7 578235 9048478
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpassengers ...... .. 534158879 43426629 34336469 43663759 35441114 39417765 29433894 33707680 288190 341902 65163198 73467347
7-02. All other passengers . ... 346313 969 387159871 414379279 468895275 222 553 888 254525551 682 874855 679955437 171973 707 189957 396 1017402450 1184438384
7-03. Total . . . ... 380 472 848 430586500 448715748 512559034 257 995002 293943316 652308749 713663117 172 261 897 190299 298 1082 565 64 8. 1197905 731
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutation fares ..... $567 965 $575 057 $569 991 $577701 $448504 $450928 $376321 $376 395 $2683 5510 $827508 $830 833
802.Allotherfare. ........... 8522304 8621026 103050828 10450413 5310955 65462930 14768585 14919 022 6890893 116330 3 970373 344 98282
8-03. Total . 900269 9196083 10 875073 1i 028114 (5759459 15913858 (15144846 152 95417 13893576 119 840 84797881 525 589115
Passengerservicetrainrevenue........ $13282233 $12563766 $15854817 *14720522 $9507313 $8918885 $283109907 $21063807 $6821226 $6111006 $39438446 $36093698
10. Passenger train-miles ............ 4847614 4883 255 5918885 5990991 4214596 4259 470; 7 404283 7 538 531 2 690444 2786219 14309321 14584220
11. Passenger carrying ar-miles . .. 24160 393 23 830 875 29 227 442 29 261031 17009 825 17542 808 40087503 41479 734 11068107 12415 922 68165 435 71438464
AVERAGES
FaEIoEr TRAaFIc:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road ....212,. 213.7 229.7 231.9 226.2 226.0 415.5 407.8 264.6 258.6 304.7 ~o30
13. Revenue per ton-mile .......... 1.245 1.090 1.085 0.939 1.251 1.112 1.231 1.100 1.2414 1.04 1.239
14. Revenue per ton per road. .. 2.65 $2.33 .(2 2.18 2.83 2.51 $5.11 $4.48 $3.29 $2.80 3.78 $3.30
CouruTAIox PAssNaEB TRArrIc:
1-01. Miles per passenger per rad . 9. 9.7 9 9.7 18. 17 17.2 6.2 11.9 11.7 17.8 16.7
101. Revenue perpassengermile 1 1.32 1.6 1.320 1.27 1.1 1.28 1.12 0.93 1.030 1.27 1.1
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road .... 0.16 0.13 $0.16 (0.13 (0.23 (0.20 $0.22 (0.18 0.11 0.12 0.23 0.19
AuL Orma PAssuENoz TRamc:
102. Miles per passenger per road 182,8 167.0 171.0 157.1 182.3 169.9 3344 316.3 2039 188.0 259.1 241.4
16 Revenue per passeenger-mie ... 2.6 2.23 2.49 2.2 2.3 2..5 2.7 .l 6i$ 2.7 .3 .
17-2. Revenue per passenger per road o 3.72 $4.25 3.50 4.35 3.5 .7.93$6.94 .07 6.10 5
TorAL PAssENGER TRAFFIC:
15-3. Miles per passenger per road. . 70.3 63.3 75.4 6.5 82.2 77.7 182.6 168. 19.5 1830 142.9 2.
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile .2. 2 .14 2.42. 2. 22 2.0. 2.32 2.14 2.26i 2.6 2.29 2.11
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road 1.68 1.5 1.83 8. 1.5 84.4 $3 62 649 96 3.27 2.80
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile 78.5 75.8 85.. 1.2 688.1 4.7 6. 3 75.7 82.1
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 15.7 18.1 515.7 15.2 1. 16.3 17.2 1.65.3 .916.8
/ Excludes Missouri and Arkansas Ry. Co. Road not in operation.


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Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)

OCTOBER 1948









INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 123 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 132 steam railways y/

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR TEN MONTHS ENDED WITH OCTOBER 1948 AND 1947


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM
1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight ervice#. ... . 226064 226204 6838 6858 22 820 22819 23556 23668 521 52153345 7847 7828
2. Passengerservice# . . 160 015 160 917 5083 5104 14050 14187 14751 15123 33884 34414 6 012 6013
3. Numberof revenuetonscarried .. 2395 99874 2414 108246 74864969 77456226 435442132 439178391 596761939 609656129 1107 069 40 1126290746 206 178587 212174509
4. Numberofrevenuetonscarriedonemile(thous). 535 903 327 544384780 10104445 10286070 78 470024 80096314 96855361 100517331 185429 830 190899715 52 993152 54625186
5. reightrevenue .......... .. ..... $6 640072514 $5791200838 $206858454 $1 76 567 3171 042 017 662 $901320196 279 614 4 7 1 15848081 2528490593 $2193735594 $446126586 $402456962
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
-01. Commutation pasengerse....... 275702208 289885172 38103588 40343166 53073167 53712760 111375322 118952167 202552077 213008093 85771 95097
6-02.Allotherpassengers ......... 265271871 303260295 35910136 42026705 37568284 41844155 119564555 136796018 193042975 220666878 6381024 7732805
6-03. Total ........ .... 540974079 593145467 74013724 82369871 90641451 95556915 230 939877 255748185 395595053 433674971 6466795 7827902
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7.1. Commutationpasenge d....... 4874240808 5054261383 709866216 759682 8841009 5566861 026989 9142127131370 2 222385451 3846554272 4009058249 1835143 2111788
7-02. Allotherpassengers ..... 9 781 906 326 33 586 051 87 2079 966 96 2 454 999 279 4 802 845 031 5 276 86044 6 565 993057 7 467 91153 13 448 805050 15 199 77125 810 504 203 943 889 818
7-03. Total ......... .. . 34 656 147134 8 640 13 255 2789 833178 3214682163 5 813 4017176 303850355 8 693124427 9690296 98517295 359322 19208 829 504 812 339346 946 001606
8. Passenger revenue:
Commutation fares . . 63090980 5 739636 702005 (8533245 $12961756 11345546 $26 546888 S3o546230 $49210649 6$3425021 $20715 $23498
8-02.Allotherfare ......... 73607389,7 744182 6266 6274454 $61694300 %20830463 $.1 19139538 9176955777 J77069164 58060694 357903002 20254460 (1677672
8-03. Total ............... $799164877 7 99 922262 69976459 (70227545 3L33792219 .30 485 084 1203 502 665 200615394 407271343 401328023 $20275175 701170
9. Passengerservicetrainrevenue ........ 1084 137 354 1 029 630921 (86 034663 828326463 177 813643 a65 844 587 $248469091 $234995453 $518 317 397 $483166 503 $27 788719 (37 331313
10.Passenger train-miles ......... 340310389 346 628925 19314208 20014318 51233171 51894289 67803044 69759456 138350423 141668063 10768017 11088650
11. Passengercarryingcar-miles ......... 1 763253447 816 640312 96916009 101788405 283 45 218 289876237 383 249139 395869787 763617366 787 534 489 53 164491 55 214 643
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton perroad . 223.7 225. 1350 132.8 180.2 182.4 162.3 164.9 167.5 1695 257o,0 S7.5
13. Revenue per ton-mile . .... 1.2390 1.064 2.047% 1.717 1.328% 1.125% 1.32. 1.110o 1.3 W 1.14i 0.842% 0.7370
14. Revenue per ton perroad. . $2.77 2. 2.76 $2.28 2.39 $2.05 2.14 1.83 2.28 $1.95 *2.16 $1.90
COMMerATrON PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger perroad. ..... 17.7 17.4 18.6 .8 19.0 19.1 19.1 18 19.0 18.8 21.4 22.2
16-01. Revenue per paenger-mile ......1.21.10% 1.37% 1.12 1.28% 1.10% 1.25% 1.064 1.28% 1.080 1.13 1.11%
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road .... $0.23 (0.19 (0.25 0.21 21 0.24021 60.24 (0.20 (0.24 $0.20 $0.24 (0.25
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passengerper road. ..... 1123 110.7 57.9 58.4 127.8 126.1 54.9 54.6 69. 68.9 127.0 122.1
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile 2.147 2.222 2 .90 2. 2.52% 2.26 2.70 2.37 2.66 2.35 2.502 2.30
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road.... 2.77 82.245 1.68 61.47 (3.22 62.85 (1.48 $1.29 $1.85 $1.62 (3.17 $2.80
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. .64.1 65.1 37.7 39.0 64.1 66.0 37.6 37.9 43.7 44.3 125.6 120.8
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile ...... 2.07f 2.51 2.18 2.%02 2.07 .070 2.35 2.090 2.5 2.29%
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road ...1.4 1.35 *0.95 60.8 $1. 1.37 to0.8 (0.78 $1.03 0.9 (f3l (2.77
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile... 101.8 111.5 1 .4 160. 113. 121.5 128.2 13.9 125.0 135. 85.3
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile .. 19.7 21.3 28.8 31.6 20.5 -21.7 22.7 24.5 22.6 2_4.4 1_ 17.1
SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM94 1947 194 47 1948 1947 1948 141948 1947 1948
1948, 1947 19,8_ 1947 1948 1947 1948 1 1947 1948 1947 1948 194,7


AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service#. ............
2. Passengerservice#.. ............
3. Number of revenue tonsearried. .......
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile(thous) .
5. Freight revenue. ................
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutationpassengers . .
6-02. All other passengers ........
6-03. Total. ...........
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers .......
7-02. All otherpassengers . .
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. Pamenger carrying car-miles.........
AVERAGES
Famoorr TURAFc:
12. Miles per revenue tonperroad . .
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . .
14. Revenue per ton per road. . .
COMMUTATION PAssENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road . .
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile .....
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road ....
AL OrTER PABBENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road ......
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile .....
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road ....
TALrr PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
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 .


37 961
31 084
350 397 698
73 696 338
$910 972 692
36 175 631
21 77915 7
57 954786
364 389 337
4 216 954 239
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$5 815 075
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$104 435 379
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$2.60
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31 388
343 489 434
73 853 420
$799 870 105
39 271563
25 963 380
65 234 943
388 649 847
4 760 556258
5 149 206 105
$5 222 403
02 273 612
07496015
$141176 811
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259 859 043


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37096
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126 6894 90
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272 564 951
62 706 230
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15 669 437
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2 770 926 181
3118 578 676
$3 807 538
57 694 720
V51 502 258
$91 524 111
41 749 261
174 917 675


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37 061
269 705 312
111 734 177
8.385 579 573
17 352 149
20 145 911
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6 920280 833
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164 485 378
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18 005 250
22 742 835
40 748 085
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BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 123 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 132 steam railways I/

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF NOVEMBER 1948 AD 1947


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)
NOVEMBER 1948


UNIV. OF FL L1i.
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AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service .............
2. Passenger service ............
3. Number of revenue tons carried .......
4. Number of 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
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road .....
13. Revenue per ton-mile .........
14. Revenue per ton per road .......
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road ......
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile .....
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road ....
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . .
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile .....
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road ....
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
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 ..


37 891
30 873
35100 8C3
6 926 402
$92 985 894
3 672 804
1807080
5 479 884
37 342 521
341 551015
378 893 53 6
$611291
8 373 762
$8 985 053
013076 842
4 696 784
22 950 851


197.3
1.342%
$2.65
10.2
1.6411
(0.17
189.0
2.45V
$4.63
69.1
2.3
80.7
16.5


37 999
51 329
34139 324
7629 147
$84 847 423
3471 813
2 262 766
5 734 579
34178 402
382.907 917
417086 319
$492 724
$8606 887
9 099 611
$12 962 798
4786 102
23406 098


223.5.
1.1120
$2.49
9.8
1. 44
s0.14
169.2
2.25"
$3.80
72.7
2.18%
$1.59
87.1
17.8


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45 765
36 884
55 643 58 6
11 957 319
9137 700 211
3 682 200
2 338003
6020203
37 524 511
408 408 00 6
445 932 517
1613 353
O .0 238 766
110 852 119
415 699 627
5 737 334
27 826 702


214.9
1.152
(2.47
10.2
1.63%
$0.17
174.7
2.51%
$4.38
74.1
2.430
$1.80
77.7
16.0


45 832
37 340
56 240 528
13445 963
$128 319 556
3481494
2 903 580
6 385074
34364 886
459103 651
493.468737
$494780
$10401 383
$10 896163
$15 380 437
5 859 005
28633 309


239.1
0.9540
$2.28

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80.14
158.1
2.27
$3.58
77.3
2.21%
$1.71
84.2
17.2


45 185
30 152
26 895 709
6 268 057
$80 195 856
1 864 860
1 288 618
3153 478
34 815 473
223 757 6.00
258 571 073
$463 672
(5166 262
$5 629 934
$9162 501
4 091 533
16212 094


233.1
1.2790
12.98
18.7
1.330
$0.25
173.6
2.310
4.01o
82.0
2.189
$1.79
63.2
15.9


45 18 5
30 028
25 478 268
6.302 184
*71 650 561
1701684
1 372 362
3074046
32964 987
251715 383
284680 370
6349 887
5 33355 706
$5 683 593
(9 964 548
4041709
16 388668


247.4
1.1370
$2.81
19.4
1.060
$0.21
183.4
2.120
$3.89
92.6
2.o00
$1.S5
70.4
17.4


53476
36 919
29071 584
11347 272
$147 346 424
1690 370
1795 683
3 486053
28404230
559333 912
587738142
$370 820
$14 221 995
$14 592 815
$22 618 717
7 092 32 6
37601 54 9


390.3
1.2990
$5.07
16.8
1.310
1t.22
311.5
2.5
$7.92
168.6
2.48
$4.19
82.9
15.6_


53 299
37122
28 772 213
11909 936
$130 358151
1647 394
2183 417
3 830 811
29010 092
653151 48
682161581
$321 808
$14449 422
$14 7712530
$21 355 149
7 252 866
38 860 650


413.9.
1.094*0
$4.53
17.6
1.11I
$0.20
299.1
2.21%
86.62
178.1
2.170
$3.86
94.3
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21775
19909041
5 242 251
865 388 050
24 916
781 847
806 76 3
295 964
160 565 894
160 861858
$2 866
$3 670 296
$3 673162
$6 487 926
2 591859
10 515141


263.3
1.2470
$3.28
11.9
0.97%
$0.12
205.-
2.290
$4.69

199.4
2.28%
$4.55
62.1
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28 392
21 797
18 939 582
5 000 814
$57 262 145
26 261
937 932
964 193
278 873
180 271 321
180 550194
$2990
B826 182
829172
(6193 048
2684791
11790 645


264 0
1.1450
$3.02
10.6
1.070
o0.11
192.2
2.12%
4.o08
187.3
2.12%
$3.97
67.2
R1.3-


127024
88 846
75 7 3 34
22 857 580
$292 930 330
3 580146
3 866148
7 446 294
63 513 667
943 657 406
1007171073
$83735 8
(23058 55 2
23 895 911
$38 269224
13 775 718
64 328 784


01.2
1.282
$3.86
17.7
1.32.
$0.23
244.1
2.440
s5.96
135.3
2.370
*3.21
-.7


126 876
88 947
75190063
23 212 934
$259 250 657
3 375 339
4493 711
7869050
62253 952
1085138 193
1147 392145
$674 685
(23609 310
24 283 995
$37512745
13959 366
67039 963


317.2
$3.54
18.4
1.080
$0.20
241.5
2.18M
$5.25
145.8
2.120
3.09
82.2
17.1


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM
1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightervice .............. 225 86 8 226044 6 815 6856 22 808 22818 23456 25 662 53079 55 336 7874 7 833
2. Passengerservice ..... ......... 159 533 160 68 5075 5100 1403 14 172 14 696 15 123 33 803 34 395 6011 6011
3. Number of revenue tons carried........ 245 016847 241874235 8007111 7601415 44172822 438742 08 61316994 60968021 113496927 112443644 20542703 22101204
4. Numberofrevenuetonscarriedonemile thusu) 53209269 5 163909 1068409 1071708 7775762 8295 26 9550199 10138078 18394370 19505012 5030 917. 5816816
5. Freight revenue ....... 6....... 691506091 1625546011 $21618208 *19351649 $107666950 $98122604 131591292 1120501545 $260875550 $237975798 $44714317 $43472133
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6.-1er Commutation passengers ar......ed: 2853171 26569431 4002686 3656349 5674055 5248742 11592631 10807507 21269372 19712598 9396 9681
6-2. Allother passengers ..... ... 21553458 26402303 3033478 3799795 3065456 3751205 9250373 11454012 15349307 19005012 530923 640814
6-03.Total ............... 50085176 52971734 7036164 7456144 873951 8 8999947 20843004 22261519 *36618679 38717610 540319 650495
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation pssengerse......d.: 498929233 466723256 75283746 68337294 106497080 101299680 216110229 200467444' 397891055 370104418 181990 186484
7-02. Allotherpassengers ...... ... 2491418481 2874769981 179302697 215473764 406010261 471698822 554040110 643355351 1139353069 1330527937 66856991 76195934
7-03. Total ............... 2990347714 3341493237 254586443 283811058 512507342 572998502 770150339 843822795 1537244124 1700632 355 67038981 76382418
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutation fares ...... 608 718 5665581 $1017941 $877128 $1378487 $1198849 $2761579 $2420139 5158007 $4496116 $2062 $2056
8-02. Allotherfares.............. 67585468 67 948737 65612304 5 674373 11968 176 $11918-637 616707663 116345034 (34288143 *33936044 $1865004 17794496
8-03. Total ................ .. 74194180 735614318 56630245 6 551501 613346663 13117486 819469242 618765173 639446150 *38434160 $1867066 61796552
9. Passenger service train revenue ........ ($103 576465 (100 373 612 $8127490 $7923911 $17567 187 $17006263 23 912997 122550256 149607 6141 (47480430 82622 785 82417639
10. Passenger train-miles ..... ..332 855564 33535044 1843507 1896420 4989216 5175276 6509789 6644977 13342 512 13716673 1040550 1072903
11. Passengercarryingar-miles ... 164 456361 170908047 8986833 9496667 27016122 28641242 36297920 37096866 72 300875 75234775 4875851 5227211
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road .. ... 217.2 232.2 133.4 141.0 176.0 189.1 155.8 166.3 162.1 173.5 244.9 263.2
13. Revenue per ton-mile ........ 1.3001 1.1114 2.0230 1.806% 1.3050 1.183% 1.378 1.1890 1.418 1.2200 0.889 0.77
14. Revenue per ton per road .. . ... 2.82 02.59 $2.70 $2.55 $2.44 $2.24 $2.15 11.98 42.30 $2.12 (2.18 1$.97
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road ..... 17.5 17.6 18.8 18.7 18.8 19.3 18.6 18.5 18.7 18.8 19.4 19.3
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.32 1.21 1.35 1.28 1.290 1.118 1.2813 1.201 1.133 1.102
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road .... $0.23 $0.21 (0.25 20.2 (0.2s4 0.23 o0.24 (0.22 00.24 (0.23 (0.22 t0.21
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road ...... 115.6 1o0.96 59.1 567 132.4 125.7 9.9 56.2 74.2 70.0 125.9 118.9

2o36%SS erFFger per road. 59 63.1 3.1 3% 5% 23% 7.9 4.00 43.9 1241 117
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile. 2.71 2.320 2.60 132.31 2.90 2.53 2 .1 2* 2.79 2.3
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road .. 1. 21.3579 $1.9854 (01.88 1.53 31.418 $1.1 $1.84 1.239 $3.5 $276
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road ...... 9-7 63.1 36.2 38.1 58.6 63.7 37.0 37.9 42.0 439 124. 117.4
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile 2.1-0 2.20 2.6o0 2.31 2.60o 2.2 2%2.260.2. 02
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road. .... $1.49 $1.39 $0.94 $0.88 $1.53 $$" 1$0.3 110 $0.99 0~ .- 2.75
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 91.0 99.6 138.1 149.7 102.7 110.7 118.3 127.0 115.2 124.0 4.4 71.2
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile .. 18.2 19.6 28.3 29.9 19.0 20.0 21.2 22.7 21.3 22.6 13.7 14.6
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BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 123 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 132 steam railways 1/
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR ELEVEN MONTHS ENDED WITH NOVEMBER 1948 AND 1947


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM
1948 19 1971948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightservice ...... ..... 226045 226190 6835 6858 22819 22819 23548 23667 53202 53344 7851 7828
2. Passengerservice #...... ...... 159969 160898 5083 5103 14049 14186 14745 15123 33877 34412 6012 6012
3. Numberof revenuetonscarried ....... 2 640368969 2655982 48 82872 080 85057641 479 614 954 483 052 599 658031181 670624151 1220518215 1238 734391 226721290 234275713
4. Numberof revenuetonscarriedonemile(thous) 589112 597 600 548683 1117 854 11357778 86245787 88 391 540 106 405 560 110655409 203 824 201 210404 727 58024069 60442002
5. Freightrevenue. ...... . $73351578 605 6 416 746 850 $228476662 $195 918 966 149 683 712 999 442 800 4112057691 236349627 $2789 366143 8 431711393 $490840903 4 45929095
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-0. Commutation passengers ....... 304233926 316454603 42106274 43999515 58747222 58961502 122967953 129759674 223821449 232720691 95167 104778
-02.All other passengers ....... .. 28682 5329 39662 598 58943614 45826500 40633740 45595360 128814928 148250030 208392282 239671890 6911947 8373619
6-03. Total ................591059255 646117201 81049888 89826015 99 580962 104556862 251782881 278009704 432213731 472392581 7007114 8478397
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-1. Commutationpassengers ....... 5373170041 5820984639 785149962 8280201781116053766 1.128 289 594 2 343 241599 2422852895 4244445327 4379162667 2017133 2298272
7-02. Allotherpaseengers......... 32 27334 807 36460 21 853 259 869659 2 6704730435 208 855293 5 485592647 120 033167 8111266 88 514 588 158119 16 530299198 877 361194 1020085752
7-03. Total ........37 646 494 848 41 981 8064983 044 419 621 3 498493 2216 324 909059 6 876 848 858 9 463 274 76610534 11978 18 832 603446 20909 461 859 879 378 327 1022384024
8. Passenger revenue:
8- P Commutation fares. ........... 69699697 $61405216 10719946 $9410373 14340243 *12 544 394 $29 308467 $25 966369 $54 368656 $47 921136 $22 777 $25554
8-02.Allotherfares ........... $ 803659341 $818131364 65886758 67368673 (132798639 .t31058176 #193663440 9193414198 392 3486837 6391841047 *22119464 *23472168
8-03. Total .............. $873359038 4873536580 176606704 76779046 11.471538882 .43 602570 222971907 9219380567 446717493 439762183 22142241 23497722
9. Passengerservicetrainrevenue ...... 187 713 780 I1130004 538 $94 162 153 $90 250374 $195 380 77 0 82 850 850 $278 382088 ($257 545 709 561 928 011 $530646933 $30 411504 $29748952
10. Passenger train-miles........... 373 16595 380163 6 21 157715 21 910738 56 222387 57069565 74312 833 76404433 151 692 95 155 384736 11808567 12161553
11. Passenger carrying car-miles. . . 1927709809 1987546766 105902842 111285072 310468341 318515 886 419 547059 432866653 835 91824 62 767 611 58040 342 60441854
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles perrevenueton perrad .. .. 223.1 226.1 1348 133.5 179.0 18.10 161. 165.0 167.0 169. 255. 2.
13. Revenue per ton-mile.r-. . ... 1.21 5 1.068 2.0iH2 1 .725 1.3 131f 1.2 3 1. 2. 69 *150 0.738
14. Revenue per ton per road......... $2.70 $2.452 W2.76 12.30 ($2.0 $2.07 ($1.3 1.3 $2.29 $1.96 $2.16 $1.90
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road ...... 17.7 17.04 18.6 18.8 19.0 19.1 19.1 18.7 19.0 18.8 21.2 21.9
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile .1. ..3. 12 .110 1.372 1.19140 1.28% 1.911 1.2 1.07% 1.2.8% 1.09o .20 I; 1.1
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road .. $0.23 80.135 0.25 0.21 $1.2 $0.21 3 0. 0.1 20 0.2 0.21 3.1 2.
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Mileper passengers per roadin-e. .... 112.5 110.6 58.0 589. 128.2 126.1 55.3 517.7 70.0 69.0 26.9 121.8
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile 2...% 2.. 2.92% 2.52% 2.:5; 2.28% 2.72% 2.382%52
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road... 2.0$2019'147*3.22.7150$130198163$3202
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road...... 63.7 65.0 37.6 38.9 63.6 65.8 37.6 37.9 43.6 44-3 125.5 120.6
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile ...... 2.2 2.08% 2.520 2.319 2.331 2.09% 2.36% 2.08% 2.37% 2.100 2.52% 2.300
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road .. 1.8 1.35 $0.95 6$0.85 5 $10.137 0. 89. 0.79 1-.031 $09 $3.16 $2.77
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 100.9 110.4 143.9 159.7 11120.127 137.1-9 124.113 714.5 84.1
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 19.5 21.1 28.7 31. 20.4 21.6 22.6 24.3 22.5 24.2 15.2 16.9
SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM
1948 1917 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 19 7 1948 1947 1948 1947
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightservice# .............. 37954 38024 45805 45852 45.173 4 45231 53490 53348 28375 28415 127038 126994
2. Passengerservice#. ... ......... 31065 31383. 37077 37395 30186 30050 37048 37232 21781 21809 89015 89091
3. Number of revenue tonscarried......... 385498581 377628758 612219871 611904471 300477468 :298043 219 298776896 302887162 208376519 204413239 807 630883 805343680
4. Numberof revenuetonscarriedonemile(thous) 80622 740 81482562 138646809 141924564 68 319 280 C 69 008 414 123 081449 125 193 711 55240858 54017267 246 641 587 248 219 392
5. Freight revenue. ............ .31005958586 $884717 52 1494 799 4 8 9330646683 (B34 870249 733695664 1532 925 997 1 341 70499 4679616727 $579322671 $3047 412973 $2654388'834
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6.-01Numer utationpasengers d: .......39848435 42743376 39943602 42848154 21152499 20924709 19042519 19652644 273857 308405 40468875 40885758
6-02.Allotherpassengers ......... 283586237 28226146 30498184 36599765 16229758 17041799 21941594 24926252 9763511 11422892 47954863 53390943
-03. Total . . . 63434567.2 70969522 70441786 79447919 37382257 37966508 40984113 44578896 10037368 11731297 88405738 94276701
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-0. Commutation passenger ....... .... 401731858 428 28249 403 3748991 425126581 395 12799 3 9380:617482 8327973 332 658173 3 28052 3419796 724975 723 7166955451
72. Allotherpassengers ......... 45580554 5143464175543586644861635499272795650881 :0226415647479614745 8483653341 1976 034614 226067782912249300240 13766972754
7-03. Total .-.............. 4960 237 112 55662924245 839615439 658867644 3188778820 3403259046 7 806 34477 8816311514 1979162 666 22640976251297427596314483668185
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commuttionfares. ..426365 $5715127 $6449148 $5740681 $4840992 $4157 425 4006963 $3550804 $53944 $355170 $8881899 $7743399
802.Allotherfaresa ......... ..106994067 *110880499 $129113531 t 5.34352667 62 515759 63 028426 1175071211 6175341386 $446.10003 47567838 8282196973 8285937650
8-03.Total ............... 9113 420432 9116595626 9135562673 *140093348 a 67356751 67185851 $179078174 $178892190 944643947 47603008 $291078878 *293681049
9. Passenger service train revenue ........ 157 764 243 (154139609 $188175747 183 888 561 105 3753 81 01 4 88 659 260796645 $243 743500 $71440996 $70256879 $437613 0228 415469036
10. Passenger train-miles . 54192911 55963733 66001478 68125886 45832 971 45790970 80476287 80550365 29162282 30312612 155471 540 156653947
11. Passenger carrying car-miles . 278 862 136 285 265141 336902478 343706995 186 818 81 191306 343 443 447654 455 091830 124 622 614 134673987 754 889089 781078160
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 209.1 215.8 226.5 231.9 227.4 231 412.0 413.3 265.1 264.3 305.4 308.2
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . 1.245 1.0860 1.o078 0.938% 1.222% 1.06o 1.2145% 1.071% 1.2300 1.072% 1.2360 1.0690
14. Revenue per ton per road. ..... 2.60 $2.34 $2.44 $2.17 $2.78 $2.4 $5.13 $4.43 $3.26 $2.83 $3.77 $3.30
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road .. ... 10.1 9.9 10.1 9.9 18.7 18.2 17.2 16.9 11.4 11.1 17.9 17.5
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile .... 1.600 1.35% 1.60% 1.35% 1.23% 1.09% 1.23% 1.07 1.09l 1.03% 1.23% 1.08
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road .... $0.16 $0.13 .16 $0.13 $0.23 $0.20 (0.21 $0.18 $0.12 $0.11 $0.22 $0.19
AIl OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger perroad ..... 193.3 182.2 178.2 168.4 172.1 177.4 340.9 340.4 202.4 197.9 255.5 257.9
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile ...... 2.350 2.16o 2.38% 2.180 2.242 .00 2.39 2.072 2.260 2.100 2.0 2.08
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road ... 4.54 $3.93 $4.23 $3.67 $3.85 $3.70 $7.98 $7.03 $4.57 $4.16 $5.9 $5.36
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road ..... 78.2 78.4 82.9 82.9 85.3 89.6 190.5 197.8 197.2 193.0 146.8 153.6
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile ...... 2.29 2.09% 2.32 2.13 2.11% 1.97% 2.2 2.03 2.26 2.10 2.214 2.03
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road $1.79 $1.64 $1.92 $1.76 $1.80 $1.77 4.37 $4.01 $4.45 $4.06 $3.29 $3.12
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 1.. 6. 6 .6 1 6
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 19.7 17. 9. 1.1 ____ ___


# Represents an average of the mileage reported at the close of each month within the period.
/ Excludes Missouri and Arkansas Ry. Co. Road not in operation.


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1948 O 800171


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Subject to revision


UNIV. OF FL LIB.







U.S. EPOITOFY


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


lllli3 1262 0 4 97 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 123 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 132 steam railways

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)
DECEMBER1948


FOR THE MONTH OF DECDBER 1948 AND 1947


ITEM


AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service .... . . .
2. Passenger service .... .......
3. Number of revenue tons carried ... .....
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thous).
5. Freight revenue. ...... .........
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers ..... ..
-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. Allother fares ........ ..
8-03. Total . .. . .
9. Passenger service train revenue .......
10. Passenger train-miles ........ .....
11. Passenger carrying car-miles ....... ....
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road .....
13. Revenue per ton-mile .........
14. Revenue per ton per road .........
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road .....
1-01. Revenue per passenger-mile .....
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road .
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. .....
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile .....
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road ....
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
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 ..


II I I


UNITED STATES


225 836
159 578
217 450332
49 412 557
$648 364105
27 962150
24 718 875
52 681025
482 272 806
3056112 891
3538 385 697
$6 533 981
83 89315 9
90 427 140
$127 248379
35 428 737
178 213357


227.2
1.3120
$2.98

17.2
1.350
$0.23
123.6
2.750
$3.39
67.2
2.56%
$1.72
99.9
19.9


226 014
160 380
240680 618
54132 751
($27 561 441
28 149 17.0
30054 646
58 203 816
487222 001
3 460 257186
3947479187
5 026 486
83 564 542
89591028
$149 329 650
36487 480
187 547 058


NEW ENGLAND REGION


GREAT LAKES REGION


CENTRAL EASTERN REGION


EASTERN DISTRICT


I I4 4- I


I I I -I- I *I* I--1-- ~ -1 ~1 I


6 804
5052
7 701385
1069593
$22 012 644
3 839 842
3 412 890
7 252 732
69 478168
203 537151
273015319
1986 88 6
(6502550
7489436
-9 184070
195207 8
9 488 53-1


6 852
5092
8 115 515
1060 089
$19 528 079
3991 682
4 382 026
8 373 708
72 255 118
251649 569
323904 687
(961 276
6784 994
7 746 270
$10596 66 2
2 042 167
10169 037


22 808
14030
40 998 4 9
7 423110
8103007 594
5 570 938
3 508 907
9079 8 5
103 896 7 6
475 7160 6
579 612 7b2
81 363 6 5E
116 985 015
18 348 640
$24095 741
5 226 790
27 746 391


22 817
14 172
45 566 220
8 224 082
$97 258 391
5 437 980
4 386149
9824 129
103 078 68 5
552 481327
655 560 012
$1 255 656
(16250 988
17 506 644
$26 016 117
5 610 412
30670 948


23 483
14678
53 831 991
8709529
$120 974283
11 363 28 7
10 286 664
21649 951
209 799 06
645077 873
854 876 941
$2 706 713
(19319 698
22026 411
$26 956 792
7121719
38 907 748


23 652
14 818
60 511 772
9 456 402
$112 931 678
11094 728
12457 580
23552 308
207581 235
752 265 787
959847 022
$2495180
18 960 348
21455 528
$30628 843
7232 325
39781653


53095
33760
102 531875
17 202 232
$245 994 521
20 77406 7
17 208 461
37 982 528
383173 962
1324 331080
1707505042
S5 057224
2 807 263
7 864487
$60 236 60 3
14 300 587
76142 670


53 321
34 082
114193 507
18 740 573
$229 718 148
20524 390
21225 755
41750145
382 915 038
1556 396 683
1 939 311 721
I 712 112
1 996 330
6708 442
$67 241622
14884 904
80621638


POCAHONTAS REGION


7 882
6019
18584256
4 736 855
$42 472 55 5
6624
640 801
647 425
151277
8869010 3
88 841380
$1 788
2 5329 648
$2 3314356
$3 564 442
1194205
5 525 54 2


.1. -- .1 I .1. I -~ 1 ---1- I I I~


224.9
1.159%
$2.61


$0.21
115.1
2.41!%
$2.78
67.8
2.27?
$1.54
108.2
21.0


138.9
2.0586
$2.86
19.1
1.42%
$0.26
59.6
3.19%
$1.91

37.6
2.740
$1.03
139.9
28.8


130.6
1.8420
$2.41
18.1
1.33#
$0.24
57.4
2.70%
$1.55
38.7
2.390
$0.93
158.6
31.9


181.1
1.388
$2.51
18.6i
1.319
t0.24
135.6


63.8-
3.17
$2.02
110.9
20.9


180.5
1.1830
$2.13
19.0
1.220
$0.23
126.o
2.941
$3.71
6;.7
2.670
$1.78
116.8
21.4


161.8
1.3890
$2.25

18.5
1.29

62.7
2.990
$1.88

39.5
2.58%
$1.02
120.0
22.0


$1.87

18.7
1.20%
$0.22
60.4
2.52%
$1.52
40.8
2.24
$0.91
132.7
4.-l


167.8
1.430%
$2.40

18.4
1.320
80.24
77.0
3.23%
$2.:49
45.0
2.800
$1.26
119.41
22.4


1641.1
1.226%
$2.01

18.7
1.230
$0.23
73.3
2.70%
$1.98
46.5
2.411
$1.12
130.3
24.1


254.9
0.8970
$2.29

22.8
1.18%
to.27
138.4
2.63
$3.64
137.2
2.62%
$3.60
74.4
16.1


7833
6011
20694 988
5 241 564
$42 133 808
9142
765 830
774 972
198055
98842192
99040 247
$2 240
$2 282 355
$2 284 595
$3 930 163
1250670
6091504


253.3
0.804%
$2.04

21.7
1.13%
$0.25
129.1
2.31%
$2.98
127.8
2.310
$2.95
79.2
i6.3


SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTH STERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM -__
1948 1947 194 19 1941947 19 7 194 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightservice .............. 37 843 37 986 45 725 45 819 45181 45 197 53474 53285 28361 28 392 127016 126874
2. Passengerservice ............. 30818 31254 36837 37265 30287 30117 36 919 37119 71775 21797 88981 89033
3.Number of revenue tons carried....... .. 33044138 36159686 51628394 56854674 17948 58 20096576 25868228 29847840 19472977 19688021 63290063 69632437
4. Numberofrevenuetonscarriedonemile(thous) 6806729 7590364 11543584 12831928 5154 277 5738985 10 410 201 11627782 5102263 5193483 20 666741 22 560 250
5. Freight revenue ................ $.. 90528430 $89465402 $133000785 .131 599 210 69613406 $68505133 $135993163 $137583642 $63762230 $60 155 308 $269368799 $266244083
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers ...... 3 425161 3933499 3431785 3942 641 1819337 1838587 1915781 1816925 21 180 26627 3756298 3682139
6-02. Allotherpassengers ......... 2 364501 2788026 3005302 3553856 1499 311 1679635 2062913 2497798 942888 1097602 4505112 5275 035
-03. Total ............... 5 789 662 6 721 525 6437087 7496 497 3318 648 3518 222 3978 694 4 314723 964068 1124 229 8261410 8957174
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers ....... .. 34295655 39084771 34446 932 39282 826 32497862, 34139880 31875220 30586098 278830 298159 64651912 65024137
7-02. Al other passengers ......... 469797788 495020108 558487891 j93862 300 284160859 293031647 699158507 803945277 189974554 213021 279 1173293920 1309998203
7-03. Total .............. 504093443 534104879 592934823 633145126 316658721 327171527 731033727 834531375 190253384 213319438 12i37945832 1375022340
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutation fares .... $590 997 558 475 $592 785 560 715 t460 33 $401774 $420488 $346749 $2551 $5156 $883972 $753659
8-02. Allotherfares............ .. 11390098 810622 313 $13719746 81290466 816593009 96157970 916440376 917961386 4332765 4544188 827366150 $286635544
8-3. Total ............... 11981095 111180788 #14312531 113465385 17053942 16559744 816860864 118308135 14335316 14549324 28250122 $29417203
9. Passenger service train revenue ........ $17641594 $20040400 $21 206036 $23970 563 $11514163 $13183448 $26620883 $34960 410 (7670694 $9973607 $45805740 $58117 46
10. Passengertrain-miles ............ 5 302935 5500082 6497140 6750752 44053632 4371851 7557936 7697 657 2669442 2782316 14 631010 14851824
11. Passenger carrying car-miles ........ 27589714 29054453 33115256 35145957 17439805 17817813 40400388 41568110 11115238 12393540 68955431 71779463
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 206.0 209.9 223.6 225.7 287.2 285.6 402.4 389.6 262.0 263.8 326.5 324.0
13. Revenue per ton-mile . .. 1.330 1.19 1.152- 1.0264 1.351 11. 1? 1.306 1.-18i3 1.250e 1.1580 1.30 1.1 s0
14. Revenue per ton per road. . ... 2.74 $2. 7 $2.58 $2.31 $3.88 $3.1 $5.26 (4.61 $3.27 83.06 $4.25 $3.82
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. 10.0 9.9 10.0 10.0 17.9 18.6 16.6 16.8 13.2 11.2 17.2 17.
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile ...... 1.7S 1.4 1.72 1.437 1.2 1..42 1. 1320 1.13 0.91 1.72 1.3 1:.1
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road .. .. $0.17 0.17 0.l $0.25 o0.22 $0.22 $0.19 $0.12 80.19 o0.2- $0.20
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . 198.7 177.6 185.8 167.1 189.5 174.5 338.9 321.9 201.5 19.1 260.4 24.3
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile .. 2.420 2.150 2.46 2 2.17 2.32 2.10 28 2.23 2 .1302 2.33;4 2.19
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road 8. $4.82 $3.81 4.57 83.63 $4.10 $3.67 57.9; 7.19 S46o 14 $6.:o $5.43
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road . .. 87.1 79.5 92.1 84.5 95.4 93.0 183.7 193.4 197.- 189-7 149.8 153
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.380 2.09 2.41 2.130 2.23) 2.000 2.31 2.19 2.28 2.130 2.280 2.
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road .. 82.07 $1.66 $2.22 81.80 $2.13 $1.86 44.24 $4.24 $4.50 $4.05 3.42 3.28
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 95.1 97.1 91.3 93.8 71.9 74.8 96.7 108.4 71.3 76.7 84.6 92.
19. Revenue passenger-miles per ear-mile ... 18.3 18.4 17.9 18.0 18.2 18.4 18.1 20.1 17.1 17.2 18.0 19.2


I/ Exoludes Missouri and Arkansas Ry. Co.


Road not in operation.








INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 123 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 132 steam railways i/
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR TWELVE MONTHS ENDED WITH DECEMBER 1948 AND 1947


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM
I948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 9197 19 1947 1911 1947
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightservice#. ........... ....226026 226177 6832 6858 22 819 22818 23542 23667 53193 53343 7853 7829
2. Pssengerservice &. ............ 159934 160857 5080 5103 14047 14185 14740 15098 33667 34386 6012 6012
3. Numberofrevenuetonscarried ....... 2857870620 2696713100 90573465 93173156 520613453 528618819 711937004 731135923 1323123922 1352927898 245505546 254970701
4. Numberofrevenuetnsarriedonemile(thous). 638526357 654 681430 12242447 12417867 93668897 96615621 115115082 120111811 221026426 229145299 62760924 65683566
5. Freightrevenue. ... .... $7979 942713 $7044308291 $250489306 $215447 04 5 252691 306 096701191 1532 1800531 349281305 3 035 360 665 2661429541 8533 13258 $488062903
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-0. Commutation passengers ....... 332196076 344603773 45946116 47991197 64318160 64399482 134331240 140854402 244595516 253245081 101791 113920
6-02. All other passengers ......... 5311544277 359725873 42356504 50208526 44142647 49981509 139101592 160707610 225600743 260897645 7552821 9148078
6-03. Total ..............643740353 704329646 88 302 620 98 199 723 108460807 114380991 273432832 301562012 470196255 514142726 7654612 9261998
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpassengerso...... 5855442847 6008206640 854628130 9002752961219950492123136827925530406672630434130 4627619289 4762077705 2168410 2496327
7-02.Allotherpassengers .... ..... 35329 437 960 39 921109 8442 462 806810 2 922122 612 5 684 571349 63010405917 765111040 8 63 5326721 5 912 489199 18 086695875 966051559 1118958749
7-03. Total ...............41184880807 45929316484 5317 434940 3822397908 6 904 521841 7532 4088700318151 7071149396680220 54010848 22 848773580 968219969 1121455076
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commuttionfares ......... 76233678 $67 431702 11 706832 0371649 15 703868 13 800050 $3201510 28461549 59425 80 $52633248 $24565 $27794
8-02.All otherfares . 6 887781401 $6*5551936 72389308 4 153667 $149 783 654 147309 164 $212 983138 212374547 $435156100 (433837378 $24678028 25610551
-03. Total ... . $964015079 $96298 638 $84096140 (4 525 316 165487522 161109214 $244998318 $240856096 $494 581 960 $486 470626 $24 702 593 25658345
9. Passengerservicetrainrevenue ....... $ 1314 962145 $1279696025 $103346223 $100847036 219476511 208866967 $299338880 $288174552 $622161614 $597888555 $33975946 $33679115
10. Passengertrain-miles ............408594690 416651449 23109793 23952905 61449177 62679977 81434552 83636758 165993522 170269640 13002772 13412223
11. Passenger carrying car-miles ......... 2105 923166 2175075767 115 391373 121454 109 338214732 349186834 458454807 472748306 912 060 912 943 389249 63 565884 66 533358
AVERAGES
FREIGrHT TRAFFIC:
12, Miles per revenue ton per road .. .. 223.4 226.0 135.2 133.3 179.9 182.8 161.7 164.3 167.0 169.4 255.8 257.6
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . .. 1.250 1.076 2.46 1.7350 1.337O 1.135% 1.3310 1.123 1.373% 1.1610 0.850 0.7-430
14. Revenue per ton per road ........ .2.79 $2.43 $2.77 $2.31 $2.41 $2.07 $2.15 91.85 $2.29 $1.97 $2.17 $1.91
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road ...... 17.6 17.4 .6 18.8 19.0 19.0 9.19.0 18.7 18.9 18.8 21.3 21.9
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile .... 1.300 1.12 1.370 1.150 1.29 1.120 1.252 1.o08 1.28 1.110 1.13 1.11i
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road .... $0.23 $0.20 $0.25 $0.22 $0.24 $0.21 (0.24 $0.20 $0.24 80.21 $0.24 0.24
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road ...... 113.4 111.0 58.1 58.2 128.8 126.1 55.8 55.2 70.5 69.3 127.9 122.3
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile ... 2.510 2.24. 2.94, 2.54% 2.63% 2.344 2.74% 2.110 2.730 2.4 2.559 2.29
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road $2.85 $2.49 $1.71 1.48 3.39 2.95 $1.53 *1.32 $1.93 $1.66 $3.27 2.80
ToTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. ... 64.0 65.2 37.6 38.9 63.7 65.377 38.1 437 44.4 126.5 121.
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile .... 2.34 2.10 2.53 2.21 2.4 2.? 2.37 2.10 2.41 2.13 2.55 2.29
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road. .. .1.50 $1.37 $0.95 $0.86 $1.53 $1.41 $0.90 $0.80 $1.05 *0.95 $3.23 2.71
18. Revenue passenger-rain-s per train-le.. 100.8 110.2 143. 159.6 112. 120.2 126.7 137.4 123.7 134.2 74.5 83.6
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 19.6 21.1 2.7 31.5 20.4 21.6 22.5 24.3 22.5 .2 15.2 16.9
SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM
1944 1947 1948 1947 1941 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 91947
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Flteroad eted at cls. 37943 38022 45796 45851 45174 45228 53490 53341 28375 28414 127039 126983
2. Pasengersevioce .. 31042 31371 37054 37383 30194 30057 37038 37222 21781 21809 89013 89088
3. Numberofrevnuetonsearried ....... 418524584 413788444 663830130 66875914 318 42636 618139795 324632440 352735002 227857802 224151260 870916568 875026057
4. Numberofrevenuetonsarriedonemile(thous) 87 429469 89072924 150 190 393 154 756490 735 473 557 74 747399 133 491 599 136 821492 60 344 38.2 59 210 750 267 309 53 8 270779641
5.Freightrevenue............... 094487018 $974182 930 627 800 2761462 245 853 904483655 $02 200 797 668 9191601478 954141 74 378957 $639477979 $3316781772 V 920632917
6. Number of revenue passmengers carried:
6-01. Commutationpassengers ....... 43 2735 596 46676 875 43 375 387 46 790795 22 971 836 22 763296 20 958 300 21469 569 295037 35032 44225173 44567897
-02.Allother pasen ......... 25950738 31014172 33503 559 40162250 17729069 18721434 24004507 27424050 10706399 12520494 52439975 58665978
(6..Total .. .............. 69224334 77691047 76878946 66953045 40700905 41484730 44962807 48893619 11001436 12 855526 96665148 103233875
7. Number of revenue pasengers carried one mile:
7-01..ommut ationpssengersn....... 436027513 461913020 438195923 464409347 427625801 414757362 358594952 363244271 3406882 3717955 769 627 635 781719 58
7-02.Allotherpmeegem ......... 5028 303042 5 6384842835994 354601 67574430323077 811740 33156732118178773252 9287598616 2166009168 2473699108 13422 59416015076970937
7-03. Total ............... 5 464330 555 6100397303 6432 550524 7221852379 3505 437 541 3730430 57 38537 368 204 9650842889 2169 416050 2477417063 14 212 22179 15 858690525
8. Passenger revenue:06 76 749708
8-01. Commutationfares ....7 017362 273602 $7041927 5301396 $5 01925 4559199 $4427451 $3897553 3649540306 9765871 847058
lotherr ....... 118384165 1 502813 43062193 147113364 69108768 69186396 L91511372 193302772 418942768 52112026 39563510 i4601194
8-03. Total . . . 125 401 527 187 776415 50 104 120 153 414 760 $74 410693 $7745 595. 95 939023 .9700 48 97926 52 12 332 319 328979 323098252
9. Paeengerervicetrinrevenue ....... 175 405838 $174 535 308 1209 381784 *208214423 $116 88954 4*114678650 287 417 513 278 703 911 79 111 690 $80 210486 $483 418 74 473593047
10.Passngertrain-miles ..... 59 495846 61463815 72 498618 74876038 50 236603 50162821 88034223 88248022 31831724 33094928 170102 55 171505 771
11. Passengercarryingar- e ......... 306451 850 312 319593 370 017734 378 852 951 204 258 626 209106 100 483 848 042 496659940 135 737852 147067527 823 84452 652833567
AVERAGES
FalIuor TRAFIc:
12. Mil per revenue ton per road . 208.9 215. 226.2 231.4 230.7 235.0 411.2 411.2 264.s 264.2 306.9 3
13. Revenue per ton-mile.. . . 1.252 1.094 1.084 0945 13 1.073 1.250 1.081 1.232 1.0o 1.241 1.
14. Revenue per ton per road. . ... $2.62 $2.35 $2.45 $2.19 $2.84 $2.52 5.14 $4.44 $3.26 $2.85 $3.81 $3.3
CoMMUTATION PASSaEoN TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles perpassengerperroad 1 9 10.1 9.9 18.6 18.2 17.1 16.9 11.5 11.1 17.9 17.5
1601. Revenue per p ger-mile . 1.61 1.3 1.610 1.360 1.24 1.10 1.23% 1.07% 1.07% 1.086 1.24 1.0"9
17-01. Revenue per gper road . 0.16 $0.13 (0.16 0.13 *0.23 $0.20 $0.21 *0.18 (0.12 $0.12 (0.22 20.19
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16-02. Miles per g pger road .. .. 193.8 181. 178.9 168.3 173.6 177.1 340.7 338.7 202. 197.6 26.0
16-W4. Revenue per pasengermile . 2.35 2.15 2.39 2.1 2.25 2.09 3 2. 2.26? 2.117 2.51 2.06
17-02. Revenue perpau gerper road .. 4.5 3.2 4.27 3.66 *3.90 (3.70 7.99 (7.05 *4.57 4.16 35.90 5.
TOTnA PAewNem T'arric:
16-0. Mile per paenger per road ..... 78.9 78.5 83.7 83.1 86.1 89.9 189.9 197.4 197.2 192.7 147.0 1~.6
16-03. Revenue per pasger-mile ...... 2.29 2. 2.33 2.12? 2.120 1.98 2.3 2.04. 2.26 2.11% 2.25 2.o4
17-M3. Revenue per pmeweg epero ad . $1.81 (1. N1.95 $1.76 1.83 1.78 4.36 4.03 $4.45 .6 3.3o 3.13
evenuepaeger-milsper train-mile. 91.8 99.3 .7 96.5 69.8 74.4 97.0 109.4 6.2 74.9 3.6 92.
19. Revenuepassenger-mleper carmil ... 17.8 19.5 17. 4 19.1 17.2 17. 17.16 19.4 16.0 16.8 17.3 18.
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