Revenue traffic statistics of class I steam railways in the United States - 1950

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Revenue traffic statistics of class I steam railways in the United States - 1950
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United States -- Interstate Commerce Commission. -- Bureau of Statistics
United States -- Interstate Commerce Commission. -- Bureau of Transport Economics and Statistics
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Washington, D.C
Creation Date:
1950
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Interstate Commerce Commission, Bureau of Statistics.
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Began with Jan. 1925.
Dates or Sequential Designation:
-Oct. 1956.
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Issues for <Feb. 1931>-Apr. 1942 issued by U.S. Interstate Commerce Commission, Bureau of Statistics; May 1942-Oct. 1956 issued by U.S. Interstate Commerce Commission, Bureau of Transport Economics and Statistics.
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Issues for <Feb. 1931>-Dec. 1935 "including mixed-train service"; <Feb. 1931>-Oct. 1956 "switching and terminal companies not included."
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"Compiled from ... reports (Form OS-D) representing ... steam railways" (varies).
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Description based on: Feb. 1931; title from caption.
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31262088549422 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
OF 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 stattics representing 132 steam railways
I Y i(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY 1950 and 1949


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)
JANUARY1950


ITEM D TES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
E _______1949 1950 1949 1950 1919 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freghtervie ............. 225 823 225 832 6396 6442 23668 23666 22875 22961 52939 53069 8095 7874
2. Passengerrvic.. ........... 154001 158145 4763 4778 13942 14119 14182 14678 32887 33575 5459 5972
3. Number of revenuetonsearried ....... 166314915 199405941 5577473 6603670 31501596 39785254 37960067 49511373 75039136 95900297 13654633 18159396
4. Numberof revenuetonscarriedonemile(thous) 39244561 45905116 764842 889055 6217219 7291391 6340915 8361354 15322z974 16541800 3187521 4630163
5. Fghtevnue ..............ngersarried 5376784 595187766 17018282 $18396931 #90476325 $101236817 #96157702 *118408742 $203652309 #238042490 153536702 $42502619
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01.Commutationpaessengers........ 25599767 29195671 3524077 3788859 5283077 6210950 9878016 11991523 18685170 21991332 4057 9589
6-02.All other passengers........ 16986545 22046601 09336 271325 2499629 3386074 7 299161 9230 545 11891126 15329944 384371 613 031
6-03.NTotal .arriedonemi.............. 42586312 51242272 5616413 6502184 7782706 9597024 17177177 21222066 30576296 37321276 388428 622620
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpassengers ....... 4512838539 513186529 68195227 72404285 95617174 114691066 1875281911 223105536 349340598 410200887 97442 182985
7-02.Allotherassengers . . 2 278877431 285512405 127548820 155085907 390152851 479377116 485598577 624854353 1003300248 1259317376 53176775 80640647
7-0. Totalre.e..e. .............. 2730115970 3368310584 195744047 227490192 483770025 594068182 673126774 847959889 1352640846 1669518263 53274217 80823632
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutationfares. .. ........ 68822396 $6854290 t1012643 979548 IL454106 1.505933 $2878333 #28584335 53450828 5343914 $1215 $2086
8-02.Allotherfares... 6884942 74653294 4102743 939479 11469639 13057021 *16522930 9068 333 20 95312 37064833 3 1529621 92197845
8-S03.Total .....................569707338 81507584 65115386 1919027 12923745 14562954 19401265 3 192676 37440394 142408747 1530856 it1 931
9. Passengerservicetrainrevenue......... 99735 911 113382 888 $6330287 $7391.296 $17713048 $19274660 $24225720 $26962746 $48269055 $53628702 62323299 $3076760
10.Passengertrain-miles ............50026797 34032199 1490296 1642487 4464806 5203092 5672753 6771192 11627855 13616771 766779 1070622
11.Passengercarrying car-miles . . 158229466 179554790 7304598 8094942 25694003 28782438 33499618 39073502 66498219 75950882 4134413 5483041
AVERAGES
FREIOHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 236.0 230.2 137.1 134.6 197.- 183.3 167.0 168.9 177.5 172.5 233.4 255.0
13. Revenue per ton-mile ......... .1.370 1.297 2.225 2.069 1-55; 013,88 1 516o 1.8416i 1.529 l-.49 105% .O
14. Revenueperton perroad ..... .3.23 2.98 83.05 $2.79 $2.7$2.54$ *2.53 $2.39 62.71 $2. 82. 0 2.314
CoMMUTATIoN PASsENGER TuRrrxc:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road 17.6 17.6 19. 19.1 1 1 5 19..6 1 7 1.7 24. 19.
1-01. Revenue per paseenger-mile 1.510 1.34 1.4 19.3 17.7 51 5 19.0 18.6 18.7 18.7 214.0 19.1
17-01. Revenue per a nc per road $0.27 $0.23 00.29 $0.261 $0.28 0$.24 $0.29 $0.241"0.290.2 $ 0.i30 $0.22
15-02. Miles per passengerper road . 134.2 129.5 61.0 57.2 156.1 141.6 66.5 677 84. 82.1 138.3 131.5
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.76 2 61o 3.22 0321 %2.9, 2 7723 4 365 4 1 188 3
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road $3.70 $3.39 $1.96 1.82 $4-59 $3.86 $22$ 98 $3o59
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIc $20o 82.70 .3.9 3.79
15-03. Milesperpassengerrerroad 6.1 657 34.9 350 62.2 6 39.2 40.0 44.2 44. 137.2 129.8
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile .. ..."02502.42%6V 2%.60% 26.2.8% 2.590 2.77%25 72.72%
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road $.% $1259 o.91 to .9 1 1. 259 277 2. 2.87 272
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 1.5 0.9 64 0.91 6l 31. 03 *1 22 11016 3192 83.53
19. Revenue passenger-mles per car-mile 0?03?18 :1. 11.:1 21.2 7116:0 1 _20 2 0: 2: 7 22.0?;
ITEM SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
1950 19419 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949
AGGREGATES ------
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightservice ....... .............. 37744 37846 45839 45720 45174 45 193 53541 53473 28330 28377 127045 1270 43
2. Passenger service . . . 29639 30710 35098 36682 29769 30191 35617 36649 2S0630 21048 86016 87 888
3. Numberofrevenue tons carried. . ... 29143181 31653228 42797814 49812624 13273630: 15180035 20136841 21454885 15067494 17058100 48477965 53693020
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thous) 6211162 6770846 9398683 11401009 3926675 4493823 8506795 8907178 4089434 4561306 16522904 17962307
5. Nureghtrevenue.....passengerrrie.......... $81882868 p 6 687 62 2 L15419570 #29190241 $51750935 $57469435 $112 476213 $112760160 54379405 $57725440 #218606553 $227955 03
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01.Commutationpassengers........ 3102253 3375036 3106310 3384625 1978239 1i97360 1811132 1824891 18916 21218 3808287 3819714
-02. Allotherpassengers....... .. 1508710 060174 1893081 2673205 1044907 136340 1517679 1845540 639752 834508 3202338 4043 45
6-03.Totalveepngerarriedone............... 4610963 5435210 4999391 6057830 5023146, 333700 328811 3670431 658668 855726 7010625 7863166
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01.Commutation passengers ..... 33090410 34257296 33187852 34440281 36859870 3669089 31617063 31582244 233156 272 24 68710089 68545361
7-4QAl.,qtpaengr .............63634,562 452663664 421421 ,37 A53-304753 1 1 183,498-131 2r-S Wr S55'5 52 40S 47,41303 5 17aasla I asX8 5 Bi4O358a. 61 0 5>2 3 6
7-. P tsengeenetal............ 401454972 486920960 454729189 567744592 220 318001 2 66001632 554965466 678992549 147462468 186053548 92 74593 1131047729
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutation fares ..... 548264 581 888 549479 $583974 506450' $507 948 6419141 82415831 62244 62623 $927 835 $926402
8-02.Alotherfares . ......503511 172113. 033132 13369958 208960 229395 12 254776 1743 824 3292762 9245284 19756498 924218503
8-03. Total .............. #10051775 $1.1754001 P1582 611 13953932 V4715 410 55737343 512673 917 V5.159 655 3295006 54247907 520684333 5225144 905
9. Passengerservicetramnrevenue :..... 614855829 816962583 $17179128 820039 343 # 8002851 $9276174 620244341 623645 315 66040536 66793 354 634287 728 $39714 843
10. Passengertrain-miles .4.......... 565304 5359 279 5332083 6429 901 3743726 4091 239 6808276 7241452 2 514 857 2652 836 130666859 13985 527
l. Passengercarrylng car-miles ........ 25674544 29614503 29808 957 35097544 15135 427 16782797 36333445 40 343 518 10 453 418 11380049 61922290 68506364
AVERAGES
Famonr TRA mc:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 213-.1 213.9 219.6 228.9 295.8 2i 96.0 1422.4 415.2 271. 4 267.14 340.8 a 3314.5
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . 1.318% 1.280) 1.228% 1.133% 1.318 12.379% 1.322% 1.2660 1.330% 1.266% 1.3230 1.269%
14. Revenueper tonperroad .. ...... 2.81 $2.714 *2.70 $2.59 -3.90 3.79 5.59 $5.26 #3.61 3.-38 4.51 $4.25
COMMmATON PAssNeoxs Taxewc:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road . 10.7 10.2 10.6 10.2 18.6 10.6 17.5 17.3 12. 12.9 19.0 17
101. Revenue per passenger-mile 1.66 1.70 1.6 1.70 1.31 1.33. 1.32 0.9 o.96 1350 1
17-01. Revenueperpassenger per road $0.18 #0.17 00.18 $0.17 60.26 0. $0.23 $0.23 $0.12 $0.12 $O.2, 0$1.
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . 244.2 219.7 2P2.7 199.5 175.6 $168.2 344.8 350.8 230-1 222.6 266.7 262.8
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.58% 2.:470 2.620 2.51 .290 2.28% 2.314 2.28% 2.40 2.290 2-31% 2.28%
17--02. Revenuesperpassengerperd-road. ....6.3o0 5. 42 $5.83 15.00 $4-03 3 4 6.0707 .995: .15*5. 09 6.17 599
15-03. Miles perpassenger per road. . 87.1 9.6 91.0 93.7 72t9 79.7 166.7 185 0 223.9 217.4 131.6 43 .8
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.50 2.41 2.55 2.14 2.1 2.16 2.28 2.23 2.23 21.28 1 2.24 2.22%
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road $2.18 $2.16 $2.32 $2.30 $1.56 $1.72 $3.81 $4.13 $52.00 2.2- 222
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 87. 85.3 88.3 50.8 65.0 .5 9 8 5 .6 0197 02.9 .
19. Revenue passenger-miles per ear-mile 15. 15.3 16.2 1.6 15.8 15:3 .8 .1 .3 .9

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31262088549430 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
?: FI BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

.,REV .NR FIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
ed from 123 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 132 steam railways
f-: ? JUli4 \O (SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
954 FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY 1950 and 1949


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)
FEBRUARY1950


UNITED ST NE ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM 1950 1 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949

AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightssrvice.... ............ 225812 225843 6395 6442 23665 23666 22 875 22 961 52935 53069 8095 7874
2. Passengerservice ............. 152 689 158022 4763 4778 13727 14074 14193 14678 32 683 33 530 5317 5972
3. Number of revenue tons carried. ........140559788 183004657 5123216 5776828 25136494 36209396 30489426 44701575 60749136 86687799 8441542 16613972
4. Number of revenue tonscarried one'mile(thous). 34282770 42510165 697273 813882 5078368 6624805 4943291 7468838 10718932 14907 525 1840073 4168851
5. Freightrevenue. ............... $482 256565 $559481097 $15607536 $17316600 $77565 709 $95793145 $80691575 $107809177 $173864820 $220918930 $20966065 $39474584
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutationpassengers.ed:....... 22750630 26655064 3122588 3341042 4453215 5576757 9021528 11209873 16597331 20127672 3530 8226
6-M2. All other passengers ......... 14579199 19477775 1980690 2497539 077 462 2773073 6300709 8679237 10358861 13949849 310323 481961
6-03. Total ............. .. 37329829 46132839 5103278 5838581 6530677 8.349 830 15322237 19889 110 26956192 34077 521 313853 490 187
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpassengersearedone.......mile: 400519113 464574623 60970278 64453474 78207397 102202556 171032335 205509909 310210010 372165939 72081 167906
7-02.Allotherpassengers ......... 1814239941 2275213583 120907240 144033815 282891544 352901217 373690062 498015088 777488646 99!49S0120 40975440 59757783
7-03. Total .s... .............. 2214759054 2739788206 181877518 208487289 361098741 455103 773 544722397 703524997 1087698656 1367116059 41047521 59925689
8-01. Commutationfares . 6196311 6254532 912225 870933 *1343397 $1358157 $2621025 $2655259 46876647 $4884349 $906 $1943
8-02.Allother fares ...................... 51624249 961086846 93871203 94464169 ,8913644 110395935 913031108 ,15574576 925815955 930434680 t1202373 91637123
8-03.Total . ............... 57820560 167341378 4783 428 15335102 $10257041 11 754092 115652133 (18229835 130692602 135319029 1 203279 51639066
9. Passenger service train revenue. ........ $84819449 $95905172 $59243.35 $6605115 $14661850 $16317268 $20087075 $22969733 $40673060 $45892116 $1966154 $2419291
10. Passengertrain-miles ......... 25292161 30013035 1270971 1485556 3365158 4560238 4812257 6032013 9448386 12077807 553167 925707
11. Passenger carrying car-miles. ......... 131689627 15180254 6 362588 7184841 19168951 23927478 27390809 33237567 58922348 64349886 2943732 4419470
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 243.9 232. 136.1 11i0.9 202.0 183.0 162.1 1671 176.4 172.0 218.0 250.9
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . 1.. 70 1.316 2.238 2.1298 1.5270 1.46 1.6320 1 -4 3 1.622 1.4822 1.1390 0.9 7
14. Revenue per ton per road . . .3.43 3.06 $3.05 $3.00 $3.09 2.65 $2.65 $2. $2.86 $2.55 52. 48 $2.38
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . 17.6 17.4 19.5 19.3 17.6 18.3 19.0 18.3 18.7 18.5 20.4 20.4
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.55% 1.35 1.50 1.350 1720 1.33 1.53 1.2r 1.57 1.31% 1.26 1.160
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road .. $0.27 $0.23 $0.29 $0.26 $0.30 $0.24 $0.29 0.24 $0.29 $0.24 $0.26 $0.24
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . 124.4 116.8 61.0 57.7 136.2 127.3 59.3 57.4 75.1 71.3 132.0 124.0
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile 2.85 2.68 3.20 3.10 3.15 2.95 .3.49 3.13 3.32 3.02.93 2.74
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road . 3.54 $3.14 $1.95 $1.79 44.29 $3.75 $2.07 $1.79 $2.49 2.15 3.87 3.40
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. . 59.3 59.4 35.6 35.7 55.3 54.5 35.6 35.4 o0.4 40.1 130.8 122.4
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile 2.61 2.46 2.63 2.5b 2 2. 2. 2.59 2.82 2.58 2.93 2
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road. $1.55 $1.46 0.94 0.91 $1.57 $*.1 $1.02o 0.92 01.14 81.o14 $383 *3
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 8.6 91.3 143.1 14o0.3 107.3 99.8 113.2 116.6 115.1 113.2 74.2 6
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 1a8 18.0 28.6 29.0 18.8 19.0 19.9 21.2 20.6 21.2 13.9 ______ 13.6
SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM _
1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 19419 1950 19149
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service . . . ....37746 37857 45841 45731 45175 451953 53 539 53473 28322 28377 127036 127043
2. Passenger service . . . 28788 30710 34105 36682 29 76-8 30191 35504 36571 20629 21048 85901 87810
3. Number of revenue tons carried......... 25881980 29017615 34323522 45631587 13159513 14525536 18068515 20597090 14259102 15562645 45487130 50685271
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile(thous) 5,495073 6174446 7335146 10343297 4214094 4402011 8135967 8583745 3878631 4273587 162288692 17259343
5. Freightrevenue . . .... $76006626 $81877509 $96972691 121352093 53935014 56125825 106 367206 $107173 915 $51116834 $53910 334 $211419054 $217210074
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers . 2807992 53039216 2811522 3047442 1666613 1758034 1658085 1701350 17079 20566 3341777 3479950
6-02. Allother passengers . . 1283416' 1732138 1593 739 2214099 82 308 1120 315 1296610 1523006 500681 670506 6266599 3313827
6-03. Total . . . 4091408 4771354 4405261 5261541 2495921 2878349 2954695 3224356 517760 691072 5968376 6793777
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers . 30167698 30026958 30239779 30194864 30348451 32180880 29517301 29771706 203572 261234 60069324 62213820
7-02. All other passengers . . 320083927 389898648 361059367 449656431 144167639 176906807 410620368 503655157 120903 921 150045068 675691928 830607032
7-03. Total . . . 350251625 419925606 391299146 479851295 174516090 209087687 440137669 533426863 121107493 150306302 735761252 892820852
8. Passenger revenue:
8-1. Commutationfares ........... $495590 $523622 $496496 $525565 $427817 $448883 $393347 $393216 $2004 $2519 823168 844618
8-02.Allother fares............. *8584097 t10017187 $9786470 .11654310 i3248C22 94034394 $9919790 $11500704 2854012 (3462758 o16021824 918997856
8-03. Total ............... $. 9079687 810540809 $10282966 112179875 13675 839 4483277 $10313137 111893920 2 856016 $3465277 $16844992 (19842474
9. Passenger service train revenue ........ $13256716 $15039813 $15222870 $17459104 $6509086 *7486541 $17264730 $19335571 $5149703 $5731840 $28923519' $32553952
10. Passenger train-miles . . . 3 857398 4792432 4410565 5718139 3183803 3657101 5983454 6182611 2265953 2 377377 11 433210 12217089
11. Passenger carrying car-miles ......... 22022284 25798737 24966016 30218207 12853284 14127984 31889696 33129169 9058283 9977302 53801263 57234455
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 212.3 212.8 213.7 226.7 320.2 303.1 1450.3 4167 272.0 274.6 356.8 314o.5
13. Revenue per ton-mile . .... 1.383 .26 1.322 2 1.210 1.27 1.307% 1.2.49 .31 1.261. 303 1..2
14. Revenue per ton per road . ... 2.9- (2.82 (2.83 4,10 3.8 589 520 .5 .46 4.65 4.9
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road 10. 9. 108 9. 18.2 18.3 17.8 17. 11.9 12.7 18.0 17
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.6 1. 1. 1.4 1. .1.32 0.98 0.96 1.37
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road $0.18 $0.17 $0.18 $0.17 .26 0.26 0.24 (0.23 $0.12 0.12 0.25 $0.24
AsL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . .. 249.4 225.1 226.5 203.1 173.8 157.9 316.7 330.7 241.5 223.8 257.2 25.6
16-02.Revenue per passenger-mile 2.68 2.575 2.7. 2.5 .25 228 2.*42 2.28 2.36 .2 2.37 2.290
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road . 6.69 5.8 6. 5.6 3.92 3.60 $7.65 7.55 $5.70 $5.1 6.10$573
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. . 85.6 88.0 88,8 91.2 69. 72.149 165.4 233. 217.5 123.3 131.4
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2 2.51 2.3 2.54 2 2. 2 2 2.312. 2.22
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road .. 2.22 2.21 2.33 2.31 1 1. 6 $3. ( $5 5.01 $ $2.92
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 90.8 87.6 88.7 83.9 54. 52 73.6.3 5 63.2 64.73.1
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 15.97 15.9 13.6 1.8_ 13.8 16.1 13.4 15.113.7 15.6


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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)


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)


FOR TWO MONTHS ENDED WITH FEBRUARY 1950 AND 1949


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM
1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service #............. 225 816 225 838 6395 6442 23667 23666 22875 22 961 52937 53069 8095 7874
2. Passenger service #. ............ 152819 158084 4763 4778 13729 14097 14193 14678 32685 33553 5388 5972
3. Number of revenue tons carried ........ 306879845 382410578 10737084 12380498 56638090 75994650 68418 190 94212928 135 793364 182588076 22096175 34773368
4. Numberof revenuetonscarriedonemile(thous) 73 527 333 88 415 281 1 462 115 1 702 937 11 295 588 13 916 196 11 2 84 204 15 830 192 24 041 907 31 449 325 5 027 594 8 799 014
5. Freight revenue. . . .. 1019 9349971154668863 $32625818 55713539 168042034 $197029962$176 849277 $226217919 $377517129 $458961420 $54 502767 $81977203
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers . 48350397 55850735 6646665 7129901 9 736292 11787707 18899544 23201396 35282501 42119004 7587 17815
6-02. All other passengers . . 31565744 41 524 376 4073026 5210864 4577091 6159147 13 599 870 17 909 782 22249967 29 279 793 694694 1094992
6-03. Total . . . 79916141 97375111 10719691 12340765 14313383 17946854 32 499414 41111178 57 532488 71398797 702281 1112 807
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers . 851 757 652 977 761152 129 165 505 136 857759 171 824 571 216 893 622 358 560 532 428 615 445 659 550 608 782 366 826 169 523 350 891
7-02. All other passengers . .. 4093117372 5130337638 248456060 299119722 67.3044195 832 278333 859 288 639 1122869441 1780788894 2254267496 94152215 140398430
7-03. Total . . . .4944 875024 610098790 377621565 435 977481 844868766 1049171955 121784917 11551484886 2440339502 3036 634322 94 321738 140749321
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01Commutationfares . ... $.13018707 (13108821 81924868 81850481 82 797503 82864090 85499358 $5513692 810221729 10228263 22121 $4029
8-02.Allotherfares. . . 114 509190 35740141 7 973946 9403648 20383283 33452956 29554038 34642909 5791167 67499513 2731994 3834968
8-03. Total . . . 127 527897 148848962 9 898814 $11 254129 23 180786 26 317046 35 053396 40156601 68 132 996 77727776 23734115 83 38997
9. Passenger service train revenue . . 184375107 (209298061 $12254422 $13996411 $32374898 $35591928 $44312795* $49 932 479 $88942115 $99520818 $4289453 $5496051
10. Passenger train-miles . . ....55 325549 64045234 2761267 3128043 7829964 9763330 10485010 12803205 21076241 25694578 1319946 1 996329
11 Passenger carryingcar-miles . . 289919093 331357337 13667186 15279783 44862954 52709916 60890427 72311069 119420567 140300768 7078145 9902511
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 239.6 231.2 136.2 137.5 199.4 183.1 1654. 168.0 177.0 172.2 227. 253.0
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . ..1.387 1.306% 2.233L% 2.0970 1.488% 1.416 1.65;4 1.14299 1.570% 1.4590 1.0;49?
14. Revenue per ton per road. . . 3.32 $3.02 (3.04 $2.88 12.97 $2.59 12.58 (2.40 62.78 82.51 V2.47 3
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per,passenger per road. . 17.6 17.5 19.4 19.2 176 18.4 19.0 18.5 18.7 18.6 22.3 19.7
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.530 1.34 1.49% 1.35? 1."630 1.0320 1:53 1.2- ,1.55% 1.3e 1.2% 1. 150
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road 0.27 $0.23 $0.29 0.26 $0.29 0.24 0.29 $0.24 0.29 (0.24 0.28 (0.23
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . 129.7 123.6 61.0 57.4 147.0 135.1 63.2 62.7 80.0 7.0 135.5 128.2
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.80 2.65 3.21% 3.1 3.03 2.82% 3.-440 3.09% 3.25% 99%. 2.90% 2.73
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road . 3.63 $3.27 1.96 1.80 4.45 $3.81$ 2.17 $1.93 2.60 $2.31 3.93 3.50
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road . 61.9 62.7 35.2 35.3 59.0 58.5 37.5 37.7 42.4 142.5 134.3 126.5
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile ... 2.58 2.44 2.62 2.58 2.740 2.51% 2.88 2.59 2.79 2.56 2.900 2.73%
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road $1.6o $1.53 80.92 0.9- 71.62 .47 1.08 0.98 1.18 1.09 83.89 3.5
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile 89.4 95.4 136.8 139.4 107.9 107.5 116.2 121.2 115.8 118.2 71.5 70.5
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 17.1 18.14 27.6 28.5 18.8 19.9 20.0 21.5 20.4 21.6 13.3 1
SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM 1511111
______________ 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 f1949 1950 .1949 1950 1949


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 paisenger-miles per car-mile, .


37745
28 788
55 025 211
11 706 236
$157 889494
5 910 24 5
2 792126
8 702 371
63 258 108
688 448489
751 706 597
$1 043 854
18 087 607
19 131461
S28 112 544
8 422 702
47 696 82


212.7
1.349%
82.87
10.7
1.65
80.18
246 ,6
2. 138
$6. 4
86.4
2.55%
$2.20
89.2
15.8


37 852
30 710
60 670 843
12 945 292
$168 565 131
6 414 252
3 792 312
10 206 564
64 284 254
842 562 312
906 846 566
$1 105 509
(21 189 301
82 294 810
$32 002 397
10151711
55 413 239


213.4
1.3020
2.78
10.0
1.72%
80.17
222.2
2.
$5.A9
88.8

12.46
82.18


45 840
34 176
77121386
16 733 830
$212 392 261
5 917 832
3 486 820
9 404652
63 427 631
782 600 704
846 028 335
$1 045 975
20 819 601
21 865 576
$32 401 997
9 742 64 8
54 774 973


217.0
1.2690
$2.75
10 7
1.6
80.1
224. 4
2.66)<
65.97
90.0

86.8
15.4


45 726
36 682
95 444 211
21744 306
L 250 542334
6 432 067
4 887 304
11 319 371
64 635 145
982 960742
1047 595 887
$1109538
125 024269
(26 133 807
$37 498448
12148040
65 315 750


227.8
1263
10.0
1.72%
60.17
201.1
$*5:l
25.12


$2.31
86.2
16.0


45 175
29 769
26 433 14 3
8 140 769
$105 685 949
3 644 852
1 874 215
5 51906 7
67 20832 1
327 625 770
394 834 091
$934 267
7 456 982
8 391 249
$14 511 937
6 927 529
27 988 711


308.0


18.4


174.8
2.289
$3.98
71.5
2.13l<
$1.52
57.0
14.1


45 193
30 191
29 705 571
8 895 834
$ 113 595 26C
3 731639
2 483 719
6 215 358
68 871 773
406 217546
475 089 319
$ 956 831
S9 263 789
10 220 620
$16 762 715
7 748 340
30 910 781


53 540
35 560
38 205 356
16 642 762
$ 218 843419
3 469 217
2 814 289
6 283 8506
61134 364
933 968771
995 103 135
$812 488
122174 566
22 987 054
$37 510070
12 798 321
68 223 14 1


53 473
36 61 0
42 051975
17 490 923
$219 934075
3 526 241
3368546
6 894 787
61 353 950
1 151065 462
1 212 419 41 2
$ 809 04 7
(26 244528
27 053575
$ 42 980 886
135424063
73 472 687


28 326
20 629
29 326 596
7 968 06 5
$ 105 496 239
35 995
1 1404 33
1 176428
436 728
268133 23 3
268 569 961
$4 24 8
S6 146 774
6151022
$11 008 988
4 780 810
19 511 701


28 37 7
21 048
32 620 74 5
8 834 893
$111635 774
41 784
1 505 014
1 546 798
533 458
335 826 392
336 359 850
$5 1432
7 708042
7 713184
$12 535 194
5 030213
21 357 3-51


127 04 1
85 958
93 965 095
32 751 596
$430025 607
7 150 064
5 828 937
12 979 001
128 779413
1 529 727 774
1 658 507 187
$1751003
t35 778 322
37 529 325
$63 030 995
24 506 660
115 723 553


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


299.5
.277%
3.82

18.0
1.39

163.6
2.28Uf
$3.73
76.46

61.6


435.6
1.31504
$5.73
17.6
1.33%
80.23

1 :30
$7.99

153.4

7.a
14.6


415.9
j.257*
5.23
17.4
1.32%
80.23
341.7
2.28%
$7.79
175.8
2.23%
$3.92
90.3
16.5


271.7
1.324<

12.1
0.97%
o0.12
235.1
2.290
$5.39
228.3
2.29%
$5.23
56.2
13.8


270.8
1.2640
$3.42
12.8
0.960
$0.12
223.1
2.30%
$5.12
217.5
2.29%
$84.99
66.9
15.7


348.6


18.0
1.36%
00.24
262.14
2.344
$6.14
127.8
2.26%
$2.89
67.7


127043
87 849
104 378 291
35 221650
$445 165 109
7 299 664
7357279
14 656943
130 759181
1 893 109 400
2 023 868 581
$ 1771020
43 216 359
44 987 379
$ 72 278 795
26 202 616
125 740 819


337.14
. .26

17.9



T5.87

138.1
2.220
$3.07
77.2
16.l


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


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ITEM


AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service .. . . .
2. Passenger service . . . .
3 Number of revenue m searried
4 Numberofreienue IonsearrnedoneniuleL, thu.is
5 Freight revenue
6. Number of ret enue passengers carried
I6-01 Cmmutauon passengers ..
6-02 A otherpaangem .
6-03 Total .
7. Number of revenue passenger carried one mile:
7-01. Comirutaion passengers . .
7-02. All other passenger . .
7-03. Total . . . .
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01 Comrrulation fares . . .
8-02 All other frer . . .
H-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 PASSENGERa TRAFIC:
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 . .
17-08. 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. Nuinber 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:
7-01L Commutation passengers . .
7-02. All other passengers . . .
7 7. Total . . . .
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutation fares . . .
8-02. All other fares . . .
8-03 ToWal.
9 Passenger service train revenue . .
10 Passenger train-miles ; . .
11 Passenger carrying car-miles . . .
AVERAGES
FREIGHTr 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 .
AiL 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 08854 9448 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM, RAILWAYS IN1 THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 123 reports of revenue traelis statistics representing 132 steam railways

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


FOR THE MONTHS OF MARCH 1950 A1D 1949

I T II r r


UNITED STATES


NEW ENGLAND REGION


GREAT LAKES REGION


CENTRAL EASTERN. REGION


EASTERN DISTRICT


Statement No. M-220

MARCH 194


> I TAUG.. u




POCAHONTAI'


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1949


1949


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


225 776
152 496
198 464 562
47 881 503
$630 919 823
24 492 924
15 091 697
39 584 621
432 983118
1 870 837 933
a 303 821 051
$6657457.
S2 892 712
59 550 169
$91 858 902
29446 539
147 369 447


241.3
1.318i
$3.18
17.7
$0:27
124.0
2.83%
$3.50
58.2
2.58o
e1.50
78.2
15.6


225 830
157 928
189 951 85,2
44 095 850
$616 465 377
27 966 577_
18 814 891
46 781468
486 326 945
2 257 526 961
2 743853906
6 755 423
$60 819 314
67 574 737
$100 965 762
33307 350
165 343 268


6 395
4 763
S6 371 939
894 886
418 655 097
3 345 342
1 958 301
5 303 643
65 567 013
118 362 938
183 929 951
ID82 063
*3 730 656
54 712 719
$8067 885
1455 829
7 007 535


6442
4 778
6 647 980
923 339
$20087 138
3 662 591
2429 493
6092 084
'71 864 035
135 352 484
206 616 519
$961 344
$4 221 332
S5182 676
$6 602 171
1 595 673
7 S80 960


-I- F -I- 4-


232.1
1.3980
$3.25
17.4
1.394

120 0
2.699
$3.23



2.4
16.6


SOUTHERN REGION.


.14o.4
2.0850
$2.93
19.6
1.50%
$0.29
60.4
3.150
$1.91
34.7

12.3
26.2


138.9
2.1750
$3.02
19.5
1.35?!
$0.26'

55.7.


33.9
0o.85

27:;


SOUTHERN DISTRICT


S2366.
13 715
38 884 919
7 775 466
$105 673 525
4 f827 6S2
115 338
6 942 980
90 709 218
284 954 816
375 6-64 034
4 56 389
9 328 183
$10 784 572
$15 827 280
4 057 603
21 849 472


200.0
1.359%
$2.72
18 .8
1.610
$0.30
134.7



2.87

17.2


23 666
14 074
S4 723 001
6 374 404
(98 095 25!.2
5 893 997
S8742 281
-8636 213
108 021 664
345 025 129
453046 793
$1 421 913
(10161 228
11 583 139
$16 831 95C
4 941208
25 234 999


22 874
14193
44 6,s5 75
8 021 873
S I145. 943
9 805 998
6 603 971
16409969
183 824182
384 861130
5686 85 31
8$2 48 720
3 336 609
6185 329
-21 715 136
5 737 228
31 873 98C


22 960
14 678
44055 558
7067 534
111177 417
11408 612
8081656
19490 268
209 666 484
485436 986
695103 470
$2 935 722
15109 308
18 045 030
$23401 770
6594621
35 806 523


52 934
S 32671
89 932 609
16 691 625
*237 780 65-
17 97B 99
1007760
28 656 592
340 100 413'
788178 884
1128 79297
$5 287 172
026 395 448
$ 1 682 620
$43 610 24,
12.250 66
60 130 987


I -I- *l~ 'I I*


183.6
1.5390
$2.83
18.3
1.3
$0.24
125.8
$3.71
52.
2 1.3
91.7
18.0


NORTHWESTERN REGION


179
$2.54
10.7
1.55%
$0.29
58 .3
3.47U
$2.02
34.7
2.85%
$0.99
99.1
18.2


16o.4
1.573%
$2.52
18 4
1.0
$0.26
60.1
3.11%
$1.87
35 7
2.io,
So.93
105.4
19.4


CENTRAL WESTERN REGION


.1. I .1


i85.6
$2.6
18.9
1.55%
$0.29

73.8


39.4
2.81%
$1.11
10oo.3
18.8


SOUTHWESTERN


53 068
33B30
85426 539
14 365 277
Sa29 359 808
20 965 200
13253365
34218 565
388 952 183
965 814 599
1 354 766 782
$5 318 979
'$29491866
$34 810 84 5
$46 835 891
13131500
68 622 482


168.2
1.5?97
$2.68
18.6
1.37V
00.25
72.9
,3.050
S2.23
39.6
2.57%
1.02
103.2
19.7
REGION


8 095
5166
18 144 449
4 327 349
$44 281 179
4 628
330 388
335 016
114 461
44 678 078
44 792 539
1 35i6
$1 3 1 968
$1 313 304
$2 173 691
713 929
3 637 941


238.5


24.7


135.2
2.940
$3.97
133.7.
2.930
83.92
62.7
12.3 ,


7 873
5.972
13 655 58f
3244. 22
(33 528 477
0 304
501 354
509 658
178 429
63 973 923
64152 352
$2 144
$1 756 653
$1758 797
12 807 291
1032 666
4 871 44 3


237.6



1 .o

127.6
2.75P
$3.50


13.45
62.1
13.2


WESTERN DISTRICT


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37 744
28 775
33 929 838
7 320 253
$94 081 531
3 048 410
1 330 791
4 379 201
32 164 729
329 552 7'35
361 717 464
0534 396
W8526 003
to'060 399
$14 216 710
4 601 963
25 271 540


215.7
2. 77
10o.6
1.66
$0.18
247.6


82.6
2.50o
' .07
78.6
14.3


37 858
30 617
30 694 929
6 500412
$90 541 12 6
3 298 630
1766 464
5065 094
32 395 191
393 451 404
425 846 595

t565 741
$9 950 776
$10516 517
$15 924 484
5 283 377
28088 499


211.8
1.3930
$2.95
9. 8
$0.17
222.7

$5.63
84.1
.47
$2.08
80.6
15.2


45 839
33 941
52 071 287
11 647 602
$138 362 710
53053038
1661 179
4 714 217
32 279190
574 230 813
406 510 003
$535 732
$9 837 971
*10 373 703
$16 590 401
5 315 892
28 909 481


$2.66
10o.6
1.660
$0.18
225.3

$5.92
S6.2
.2.550
12 20
7 9.5
14.1


45 731
36 589
44 350 517
9 744 934
, 14 069 603
3306 934
2 267 818
5 574 752
32 573 620
457 425 327
489 998 947
J567 885
11707 429
(12 275 314
$18 731 775
6 316 04 3
32 959 942


219.7




$0.17


$5:16
S7.9
2.51%
$2.20
77.6
14.9


45 173
29832
16 313 254
5 021.852
$65 557648
104346 7
1 684 378
8 75 064
2 559 440
29 B1L 017
151084 845
180 635 862
$425 963
3 444 938e
S870 91

$7 410 278
3 713 127
14 894 320


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17I
$0.25
172.7
32 2 .2

70.6
2.14
81.51
4.6
12.6


45 193
30 191
17 850 20-2
5 274276
$69 389 834
1840740
1063937
8 904 677
33 376 299
173020 367
206 396 666
455 529
13960 371
64415 900
$7 987 8946
4 145 506
15933675


29o.9
18 1
1.360
$0.25
162.6
M3.72
71.1
2.14%
04.52
49.8
13.0


53 516
35593
23 153 066
10 067 460
$130 289 336
1 757 316
1 369 023
-3 1.26 339
30 820 144
442 703 543
473 583 687
$406 240
S10 580 277
0 926 517
$19 147 392
6672 012
34 474 962


434.8
$5.63
17.5
1.32%
$0.23
323.4


151.5
*3. 9
71.o
13.7


53 461
36 570
24 801 098
9 945 745
$133 765 998
1831 268
1554 416
3385 684
31147 873
513 337 172
644 485 04 5
8410 325:
$12 301 146
(12 711471
$21 445 724
7126 863
37 341 998


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1.3450
85.39
17.0
1.320
$0.22
330 2

$7.91
160.8
2.330

7.6
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28 314
20 459
16 994 346
4 452 964
$58 929 564
19 202
508 8:31
538 033
232 354
114 639 848
114 072 202
$2 350
3694 078
696 428
$5 300 590!
2 494 848
9 559697


262.0.


12.1
1.010
$0.12
225.3.
2.350
$5.29
217.5


12.0


28 377
21 04 8
17 523 496
4 765 618
$59 880 434
22 435
675 355
697 790
276 970
147 99 496
1A48206 466
a 705
43 3 8 502
$.$18207
$5 964 478
;-4 5 87 438
10485171


272.0


12.3
0.989
$0.12
219.0
2.27%
$4.97
212.4
2.27%
$4.82
57.3
14.1


127 003
85 884
56 460 666
19 542 276
$254 776 548
3 460894
2 752 918
6 213 812
60 603. 515
708 428 236
769 L( 751
8834 553
16 659 203
17 493 846
$31 858 260
12 879 987
58 328 979


346.1



80.24
:1 3
257 3
$6.05
1L3.8
2.27%
2 .52
59.7
13,2


127 031
87 809
60174 796
19 985 639
$263035 966
3 694 44 3
3293708
6 988 151
64 801 14 2
834 287 035
899 088 177
$866 559
19 620 019
20 488 578
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63 760 84 4


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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)


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)


FOR THE THREE MONTHS ENDED !TITH IAROH 1950 AND 1949


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 toes carried one mile (thous)
5. Freight revenue. . . . .
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers . .
6-W2. 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 traii revenue . .
10. Passenger train-miles . . .
11. Passenger carrying car-miles . . .
AVERAGES
FREIGHT Tr AFIc:
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 LAKES REGION


CENTRAL EASTERN REGION


EASTERN DISTRICT


1950 1949 1950 1949 195o 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949


225 802
152 712
505 366 096
121 408 836
$1 650 854 821'
78 843 321
4% 657439
119 500760
1 284 740 770
5 963 955 159
7 248 695 929
19 676164
I167 401 885
$187 078 049
$276 834 009
84 793 662
437 246 539


240 2
1.3600
$3.27
17.6
1.53%
$0.27
127.8
2.81%
$3.59
60.7
2.58%
*1.57


225 835
158032
572 368 430
132 511130
$1771134 240
83 817 312
60 339 267
144156 579
1464088097
7 387 864 599
8 851 958 69 6
$19864245
(196 559 453
216 423 698
$310 263 823
97 352 584
496 700605


6 395
4 763
17 109 023
2 357 001
$51 280 916
9 992 007
6 031 387
16 023 334
194 732 518
366 818 998
561 551 516
$2 906 931
(11 704 602
14 611 533
$18 382 307
4 217 096
20 674 722


6442
4778
19 028 478
2 626 276
$55 800 677
10 792 492
7 640357
18 432 849
208 121794
434 478 206
642 594 000
$2 811825
$13 684980
16 436 805
2o0 598 582
4 723716
22 860743


23 666
13 724
95 529109
19 071054
$873 715 559
14 563 944
6 692 419
21 256 363
262 533 789
957 999 011
1 220 532 800
4 253 892
(29 711 4661
33 965 358
$48 802118
11 887 567
66 712 426


23666
14089
110 717 651
20 290 599
$295 125 215
17 681704
8 901 363
26 583067
324 915 28
1177 303 462
1 502 218 748
(428600
113 614182
237 900 18 5
'$52 42387,8
14 704 53,6
77 944 915


22 874
14 193
113 109 530
19 305 477
$290 301 220
28 705 542
20 203 839
48 909 381
542 384 714
1 244 149 623
1 786 534 337
8 348078
2 890 644
1 238 782
$66027 931
16 282 838
92 164 407


22 961
14 678
138 268 486
.22 897 726
$337 395 336
34 610008
25 99143 8
60 601446
638 281929
1608 306 427
2 246 588 356
$8449 414
S49 752 217
58 201 631
$73334249
19 397 82 6
108 117 592


52 935
32680
225 747 662
40 733 532
$615 297 695
53 261493
32 927 585
86 189 078
999 651 021
2 568 967 632
3 568 618 653
15 508 901
84 306 712
99 815 613
(132 552 356
32 326 901
179 551 555


53 069
3354 5
268 014 615
45 814 601
$688 321 228
63 084 804
42 533158
105 617 362
1171 319 009
3 220 082095
4 591 401104
1$15 547 242
$96 991 379
$112 538 621
$146 356709
38 826078
208 923 250


8 095
5 314
40 237 624
9 384 943
$98 183 946
12 215
1 025 082
1 037 8297
283 984
138 830293
139 114 277
$3 457
84 043 962
$4 047 419
$6 463144
2 033 875
10 716 086


T I 1 I ~I I I I I


231.5
1.337
$3.09

1. 3
o: 24
122 .4
2.066
$3.26
61 4
2.44%
$1.50
90.9
17.8


137.8
2.176%
$3.00
19.5,
o. 29
60.8


35 0
2.600
$0.91
133.2
27.2


138.0
2 125

19.3


56.9
$1.7
34.9
2.56%
132.o
28.1


199 6
15 0

18.0
(0.29
143.1


57.4

102.7
18.3


1 21
132 .67
28 4
18.4


132.3.
03.78
56.5,
2.52?!
$1.43
102.2
19.3


170.7
1.504%
$2.57
18.9
00.29
61.6
3.450
$2.12
36.5
2.87%
$1.05
110.1
19.4


165.6
1.473%4
$2.44
18.4
1.32%

61.9
3.090
$1.91
37.1
2.590
o0.96
115.8
20.8


180.4
1.511i
$2.73
18.8
1.550
$0.29
78.0
3.286
$2.56
41.4
2.80%
$1.16
110.4
19.9


170.9
1.502%
32.57
18.6
1.33%
,0.25
75.7
3.01%
$2.28
41.6
2.56%
$1.07
113.1
21.0


232.5
82.46
23.2
1.22%
S0.28
135.4
2.910
$3.95
134.1
2.910
83.90
68.4
13,0


7873
5972
48 428 95 6
12 043536
0115 505 680
26119
I596346
1622 465
569 320
204 372 353
204 901 673
$6173
(5 591681
S597 794
$8 303342
3 028 99 5
14 773 954


248.7
0.959%
$2.39
20.3


128.0


1i6.3
13.74

13.9


SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightservice#. .. 37745 37854 45840 45727 45174 45193 53532 53469 28321 28377 127027 1.87039
2. Passengerservice# .. 28784 30679 34098 36651 29790 30191 35571 36597 20573 21048 85934 .87 836
3.' Numberofrevenuetons carried. . 88955049 91365772 129192673 139794728 e 42 746397 47555773 61358422 66 853073 46 320942 50144241 150425761 164553087
4. Numberofrevenuetopscarriedonemile(thous) 19026489 19445704 28 381438 31 489240 13 162621 14 170110 26 710222 27 436668 12 421029 13 600 511 52293872 55 207 89
5. Freight revenue. . . . $251971025 $(59106 257 0 350 754 971 $374611937 $171243597 $182 984794 $34913P3755 $353700073 $164425803 $171516208 $684 802155 $708201075
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
641. Commutationpassengers . 8958658 9712882 8970870 9739001 5329228 5572379 5226533 5357509 55197 642819 10610958 10994107
6-02. Alloherpassengers . . 4122917 5558776 51479990 7155122 2749279 3547656 4183312 4922962 1649264 2180369 8581855 10650987
6-03. Tdtal ... . 13081572 15271658 14118869 16894123 8078507 9120035 9409845 10280471 1704461 2244588 19192813 21645094
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
.7-01 CommuLauon passengers 95 42837 96679445 95 706821 97208765 96 759 338 102248072 91 954 508 92501823 6908 810 4288 189382928 195 560323
7-02 Allotherpassengers. 118001224 1236013716 1156831517 1440 386069 478 710615 579237913 1376 672314 1664 408634 382 773 081 483 755888 238156010 2 727396435
7-03. Total . 1113424061 13.2693161 1 25538338 1537594834 575449953 681485985 1468 6268822 1756 904457 383442163 484566316 2 427 538938 2 9228956758
8. Passenger revenue:
8-0l. Commutaionfares .. ....... 1578250 $1671251 $1581701 1 677424 $1360230 $1412360 $1218728& a 1219372 $6598 $7847 $2585556 $2639579
02. Allotherfar $ 596 31 40076 $30657558 167301697 $10901920 13224160 (32694843 3 38545674 88408520 11066543 $52437615 $64836377
8-03. Total .. . . 8 191846 32811327 32239265 38409121 .122862150 214636520 33 913 571 397673 046 08847450 Jl1074 390 55023171 5475956
9.. assengerervieetrain revenue ...... $42329254 (47926881 $48792398 $56 230223 $219822215 $24750610 $56657462 $64426610 16 309578 $18499671 $94 889255 $107676891
10. Paengertrain-miles .. 13024 665 15435088 15058540, 18464083 10640656 11893846 19470333 20 550926 7297232 7617651 37408221 40062423
11. Passenger carrymg car-miles . . 7 968 368 83 501 738 83 684454 98275692 4283031 46844456 102 698103 110 814685 29029396 31842522 174 010530 189 501 663
AVERAGES
FEIHT TRAFFIC:
12 Mles per revenue ton per road . 213. 212.8 219.7 225.3 307.9 298.0 435.3 410.4 268.2 271.2 347.6 335.5
it. Revenue per ton-mile . . 1.324* 1.3323 1.2346 1.190d 1.301 1.291r 1.307? 1.2890 1.324% 1.261 1,310' 1.283%
14. Revenue per ton per road . . $2.83 $2.84 32.71 $2.68 $4.01 3.85 $5.69 $5.29 $3.55 $3.42 04.55 $4.30
COMMUTArION PASMeNGER TRAAFIc:
15-01: Miles per passenger per road. . 10 7 10.0 10 7 10.0 18 2 18.3 17.6 17.3 12.1 12.6 17.8 17.8
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.5 1.73 1.65% 1.730 1.41 1.380 1.5330 1.32, 0.990 0.970 1.37 1.350
1701 Revenuperpassengerperroad . $0.18 00.17 00.18 $0.17 $0:26 $0.25 $0e.3 00.23 30.12 $0.12 $0.24 2
AtL Orm PABBNGBo TxApc:
15-02. Miles per pungepe road. . 246,9 222.4 224 7 201.3 174.1 163.3 329.1 338.1 232.1 221.9 260.8 256.1
16-02. Revenue perpassenger-mile . 2. 2.5 2. .55 2.28! 2.28 2.37% 2.32 2.31% 2.29% 2.34 2.30o
ToTAl -A.sENeaeTdic.en 0 46 45.60 $5.9 $5.13 $3.97 $3.73 $7.82 $7.83 5.36 $5.08o $611 *5.90
15-03. Miles per pasengerper road .. 5.1 87 3 88.7 91.0 71.2 74.7 156.1 170.9 225.0 215.9 126.5 135.0
16-03. Revenueperpassenger-mile . 2.53 2.46 2.57 2.50 2.3 2.5 2.312.26 2.31 2 2.2 2.4 2.24&
17-03. Revenue perpassenger per road . $2.16 $2 15 $2.28 2 2.7 01 52 $1.60o 3.6o0 $3.87 $5.19 $4 2 87 $3.o02
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile.. 85.5 86.3 63.2 83.3 54.1 57.3 75.4 85.5 52.5 6. 64.9 73.0
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 15.3 16.0 15.0 15.6 .136 14.5 14.3 15.9 13.2 -515.2 14.0 15.4


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


U. & GOVERNMENT PRINTG OFFICE : 1950 0 850171


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3111111IIIIIilIII I II INTERSTATE COME RCG COMMISSION:
31262 08854 9596 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 ttistIs repres.eiing 132 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


FOR 2HE MOIUT OF APRIL 199D AND 1949


ITEM


AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at dose 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
FREairr TRAFFIC:
12. Milesper 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 OTHrB PA sENGEo TRA FIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . ..
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . .
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road .
TOTAL PASSENGER os 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 ear-mile .


UNITED STATES


225 657
151 933
197 912 012
46 725342
60 8119 559
23096467
16 474 531
39 570 998
411926373
1 949 616 14
2 361 542 987
$6 505 100
I 54027 405
60 532505
$90 767 472
29 664 27,4
147 848 81'4


236.1
$3.o04
17.8
110


$3.28


14.0


225 831
157 720
212 111 959
46 062 762
$620680649
25944755
20 203 094
46147 849
454808188
2315642 231
2770 450 419
$6 512470
62 134722
$68647 192
$102716690
32140 922
160 961 655


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NEW ENGLAND REGION


639S
4 762
5 702 955
84204 2
$17-410.402
3 081 831
198537
506720S
60 783 06 6
121075 862
181 858 92 E
#90737!5
3$ 815 94!
$4723 32C
$5 957 871
1 438372
6 825 121


6 442
4778
6117 024
842 847
$19072 128
"3--352 032
2 397 014
5749 044
66 324440
138461 264
204 785 706
$877 689
4 25 243
5 172 932
$6678 377
1535 588
7381 128


GREAT LAKES REGION


23 664
13 713
38 754 773
7 433 464
$101 162 296
4 559 565
2 318188
6 877 753
83626 813
320 809 94 3
404436756
$1 503 461
$9 531167
411034 628
*$15791 322
4303 233
23 582 53,4


23666
14 0186
3 890717
013 831
101 529 341
5 844 220
2954066
8798286
108 399 028
369 705 027
478104 055
$410447
610508961
$11919 408
117 304 469
4854499
25 317 408


CENTRAL EASTERN REGION


22 85"
14193
47349341
8182 937
$115672.848
92,95762
7607778
16 903 540
176 467 880 C
433006581
609 474 461
$92 76 57,
14 546 672
17 30324
$22 304 822
5 800 661
31914 84


22 960
14670
50582 312
8649 965
(20 528 381
10146 644
9 204 215
19350859
187981768
533402 988
721384756
S862 290
(16242 394
119104684
$25135 014
6 378 26
35 735 630


EASTERN DISTRICT


52 914
32 671
*91 81a 06 9
16 458 446
$234 245 547
16 937158
11 911 344
28 848 502
320 877 759
874892-386
1195770145
$5 167 411
(27 893 784
33061195
$44054 016
11 622 267
62 322 50 6


53070
33 474
965o0 053
S16506643
$241 129 484
19 3428896
14 555295
33898191
362 705 236
1041 569 281
1404 274 517
05150 426
$31046598
136197024
$49117 860
12 768 323
68434 166


Statement No. M-220,(OSD) -"
APRIL 1950








POCAHONTAS REGION *_
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8095
5166
19 32947
4644081
$43 411 734
3 977
345088
34906 5
98 890
48 095 2,47
48194107
$1 178
$1384 762
51385 940
$2239099
789110
4 007 214


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1.322%
$2.935


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60.0
2.4q
$1.49
86.2
17.2


147.Z
2.068%
$3.05
19 7


61,o


2.60%
126
26.6


137 8
$3.12
19.8


57.8
3.0%o
0i.79
35.6
2.53%
$o.90
133.4
27.7


191.8
1.3610
$2.61
18.3
1.800
$0.33
138.4
2.970
$4.11
58.8

92.3
17.1


$2.55'
18.5
125.


$3.56
54.3
2.49
$1.35
98.5
18.9


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19.02
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171.0


18.5
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58.0


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SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightservice. ...................... 37734 3785'7 45829 45736 45098 45193 53510 53458 28306 28374 126914 127025
2. Passengerservice ............. 28765 30617 33 931 36589 29568 30162 35432 36448 20331 21047 85331 87657
3. Number of revenue tons carried........ 32706707 30498768 52036177 50147969 15958066 262422224 22444242 23059761 15656456 16071952 54058766 65373937
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thous) 7003949 6549465 11648030 11576616 4833930 5503122 9.733356 9251693 4051580 4124688 18618866 18879503
5. Freightrevenue. . . ... $87708 601 $86428454 $131120335 $133094 891 $61142121 $69847098 $121806757 $122 198 101 $53804799 $54410711 $236753 077 $246455 910
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01.Commutationpassengers . 2.849 428 3200 242 28 53 40 5 3208 201 1634795 1692 556 1654093 1679 091 17016 22 011 3305 904 3393 658
6-02. All other passengers . . 1349905 1736 266 1694993 2 233 996 932770 1090735 1413756 1623 547 521668 699 521 88 68 194 3413 803
6-03. Total . . . 4199333 4936510 4548396 5442197 25-6765 2783291 3067849 3302638 538684 721532 6174096 6807461
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpassengers.. . 30310783 31504 308 30409673 31666539 30464432 30768498 29984650 29391784 189859 274131 60638941 60434 413
7-02. Allotherpassengers . . 306776920 360426230 354872137 426959346 159899 366 180795087 441604360 517916592 118348365 148399925 719852091 847113604
7-03. Total . . . 337087703 391930 538 385281810 458627885 190363798 211563585 471589010 547310376 118538224 148674056 780491032 907548017
8. Passenger revenue:
8-0. Commuiation fare. .......... $523688 $550801 $524866 $552705 $420381 #426831 $(90441 $385796 $ 001 $2712 $812823 $809339
-02.Alloherfares . 896114 9368859 9280876 11150494 $3648820 $4188513 $10428044 1242Z3566 25775881 35325551 (16852745 19937630
8-03 Total .......... $8419 802 $9919 660 $9805742 $11703 199 $4069201' 4609344 10 818485 12809 362 92777882 3 328 263 17665 568 920746969
9. Passengerervicetrain revenue ........ 13189941 $15010073 $15429040 $17789235 $7408002 (8204402 $18568625 #21619232 $5307789 $5985961 $31284416 $35809595
10, Passengertrain-miles ........... 4583 513 4892 845 5372623 5869 543 3747434 3996381 6 56315 6959 286 2395635 2547387 12669384 13503056
11. Passengerearryingear-miles ......... 23 902 466 25487634 27909680 30192 562 14 4235779 15484580 33809530 36576995 9 83329 10271552 57616626 62335127
AVERAGES
FEowIGT TRAIc:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 214.1 214.7 223.8 230.8 3026 209.7 437 401.2 258.8 256.6 344.4 28.8
13. Revenue per ton-mile . 12. 1.22 1.320 1.126 1.1 1. 83 1269.2251 1.216 1.328 1.3190 1.272 21305
14. Revenue per ton per road. . 2.8 $2.83 $2.52 $2.65 $3. $2.6 $5. 3 $5.30 $3.44 39 $4.38 $377
CoMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road . 10.6 9.8 10.7 9.9 18.6 18.2 18.1 17.5 11.2 12.5 18.3 17.8
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile 1.730 1.75 1.730 1.7 1.38 1.37 1.30 1.31 1.05 0.99 1. 1 4
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road . 0.18 $0.17 $0.18 $0.1 $0.26 $o.25 $0.24 $0.23 $.12 .12 0.25 $0. 4
AL OrTER PaBPsENGERi TRAIc:
15-02. Mleserpassenger per road. . 227.3 207.6 209.4 191.1 171-4 165.8 312.4 319 226.9 212. 251. 248.1
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile 7. . 2 $ 60 262 26 2.2 2.0 2.3? 2.3 3
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road . 5.5 5. 99 3.918 65 5 8
15-03. Milesperpasseger per road. 80.3 79.4 847 84.3 74 76.0 153 7 165.7 206. 126.4 133.3
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.50 2.53% 2:52 2.55% $12 5* *.2923 2 '4 6' 226 9
17-03. Revenuejw passenger per road . 2.01 $2.01 2.120(2.15 S1.59 $1:12 ( 6 46 $2.86 $1-0
18. Revenue pa nger-miles per train-mile. 7 71.7 78.1 50.8 5 ... 61.6 6.9
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile .. 13.8 15.2 13.2 13. 13.9 15.0 K2 6 1








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)


FOR FOUR MONTHS ENDED WITH APRIL 1950 AND 1949


ITEM UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightservice#... .......... 225771 225836 6395 6442 3 666 23667 22872 22961 52955 53070 8095 7875
2. Passengerservicef.. . . 152516 157956 4763 4778 13722 14071 14193 14678 32 678 33527 5 277 5972
3. Number of revenue tons carried . .. 703 303437 784474389 22 811 978 25 145 502 134 283882 150608368 160494200 188 850798 317 590060 364 604668 59 567 094 68078157
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile(thous). 168132803 179473892 3199044 3469123 26504521 27304430 27488414 31547691 57191979 62321244 13999024 17070687
5. Freightrevenue. . . ... $2 252 974 379 $2 391 814 889 $68691319 $74 872 803 $374877855 $396654556 $405 97406 $457923717 $849 543242 $929451076 $142 195680 62172117
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutationpsssengers . 9593978 109762067 13073838 14144524 19123509 23525924 38001304 44756652 70198651 82427100 16192 34078
6-02. Allotherpassengers . 63131966 80542361 8016705 10037371 9010607 11855429 27811613 35195653 44838925 57088453 1 370170 2094074
6-03. Total . . . 159 071754 190304428 21 090543 24 181895 28134116 35381353 65812917 79952305 115037576 139515553 1386362 2128152
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpassengers . 1696667143 1918896285 255515584 274446234 346160602 433314314 718852594 826263697 1320528780 1534024245 382874 693551
7-02. AD other passengers . . 7913571532 9703506830 487894860 572933472 1 27880895415470084891677 15596 2141709415 3443859777 4261651376 186925510 270905469
7-03.Total . . 9610238675 11622 403115 743410444 847 379 7061624,969556 1980322803 2396008557 2967 973 112 4764388557 5795675621 187308384 271599020
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01.Commutationfares . $26181263 2676715 $381406 689514 $5757353 $5696450 11104653 13.11704 20 676 312 20697668 $4635 8077
8-02.Allotherfares ........... 221429275 $258694175 115 520547 1920223 $39242633 3 44123143 57437300 5 94611 *112200480 $128037977 5428724 (7373256
8-03. Total ............... (247610538 285079890 19334853 (21609737 $44 999986 $49 819593 (68541953 7306315 $132876792 8148 735645 5 433359 7 381333
9. Passenger service trainrevenue ........ 367001481 $412980513 $24280178 $27276959 $63993440 $69728347 $88 332754 $98469263 $176406372 $195474569 $8 702 243 $11082504
10. Passenger train-miles . . . 114457936 129493506 5655469 6259304 16270800 19559035 22022899 25776062 43949168 51594401 2822985 4005693
11. Passengercarryingear-miles . . 585 095 216 657 639460 27 499 849 30241 871 90 294 960 103 239 323 124 079 252 143 853 222 241 874061 277 334 416 14 723300 19 478 882
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 239.1 228.8 140.2 138.0 197.4 181.3 171.3 167.1 180.1 170.9 235.0 250.8
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . 1.3140 1.333 2.147V 2.158% 1.114 1.4 1.477 1.452 1. 1. 1.485 1.491 1.016 0.9500
14. Revenue per ton per road ........ $3.20 $3.05 $3.01 $2.98 $2.79 $2.63 $2.53 $2.42 $2.67 $2.55 $2.39 $2.38
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . 17 17 19 19.4 181 18.4 18.9 18.5 1.8 18.6 23.6 20.4
16-01. Revenue per passenger-milero . 1.3 1.49% 1.34 1.66 1.31 1.54 1.370 1.570 1.350 1.21% 1.160
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road . 0.270.20.29 $0.26 90.30 $0.24 $0.29 60.25 0.29 *0.25 $0.29 $0.24
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . 125.3 1205 60.9 57.1 141.9 130. 60,3 60.9 76.8 74.6 136.4 129.4
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.800 2. 3.60 3.13 2.853. 420 3.08 3.260 3.004 2.90 2.72
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road $3.51 $3.21 $1.94 $1.79 4.3 $3.72 .07 $1.8 $2.50 $2.24 $3.96 $3.52
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. . 60.4 61 35,2 350 57.8 6.0 36.437.1 41.4 4.5 135.1 27.6
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile 2.56 2.450 2.60 2. 27752 2.86 2.60% 2.70 2.5 2.90 2.920
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road $1.56 $1.50 $0.92 0.89 $1.60 $i.41 $1.04 o0.97 $1.16 $1.07 $3.92 $3.7
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 84.0 89.8 131.4 135.4 99.9 101.2 108.8 115.1 108.4 112.3 66.4 67.8
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 16.4 17.7 27.0 28.0 18.0 19.2 19.3 20.6 19.7 20.9 12.7 13.9

ITEM SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightservice#. . . . 37741 37855 45836 45730 45155 45193 53528 53466 28319 28377 127002 127036
2.. Passenger service# ............. 288779 30664 34056 36636 29734 30184 35536 36561 20512 21048 85782 87793
3. Number of revenue tons carried ........ 121661756 121864540 181228850 189942697 58704465 73797997 83802664 89912834 61977398 66216193 204484527 229927024
4. Number of revenue tonsecarried one mile (thous). 26030438 25995169 40029462 43065856 17996551 19673232 36443578 36688361 16471233 17725199 70911362 74086792
5. Freight revenue . . .. $339 679 626 $345 534 711 $481 875 306 $507 706 828 $232 385718 $252 831 892 $470 939 511 $475 898 174 $218 230 602 $225 926 919 $921 555 831 $954 656 985
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers . 11808083 12913124 11824275 1294720-2 6964023 7264935 6880626 7036600 72213 86230 13916862 14387765
6-02. Allother passengers . . 5 472 822 7 295044 6 842 992 9 389 118 3 682049 4638 391 5 597 068 6 546509 2 170 932 2 879 890 11450049 14 064790
6-03. Total .............. .... 17280905 20 208 168 18667267 22336320 10646072 11903326 12 477 694 13 583109 2243145 2966 120 25366911 2845255)
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers .. . 125733620 128183753 126116494 128877304 127223770 133016570 121939158 121893607 858941 1084559 250021869 255994736
7-02.Allotherpassengers . . 1324778144 15964399461511703654 1867345415 638609981 7600330001818276674 2182321226, 501121446 632155813 2958008101 3574510039
7-03.Total . . . 1450511764 1724 6236991637 820 14 1996222719 7658 633751 893049 5701 940 215832 2 304214833 501980387 633240372 3208029970 3830504775
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01.Commutationfares . . $2 101937 $2222052 $106572 2230129 $1780611 $1833191 91609169 $1605168 $8599 $10559 $3398379 $3448918
8-02.Allotherfares . . .... 34509711 0508935 939938435 $47882191 614550740 1$7412673 943122887 j50969240 611616733 614392094 $69290360 $82774007
8-03. Total . . . 36 611 648 42730 987 42045007 $50112320 16 331 351 $19245 864 44 732056 52574408 $11 625 332 $14402653 72688739 $86222925
9. Passengerservicetrainrevenue ........ $55 519195 $52936954 $64221438 $74019458 $29 330217 $32955012 $75226087 (86045842 $21617367 $24485632 $126173671 $143486486
10. Passenger train-miles . . .... 17 60817E8 20327 933 20 431163 24 333626 14 388 090 15 890227 25 996 64 8 27510214 9 692867 10 165 038 50 077 605 53565479
11. Passengercarryingcar-miles ......... 96 870 834 108 989 372 111 594 134 128 468254 56 706 810 62 329036 136 507486 147393680 38 412 725 42 114 074 231 627021 251836790
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 214.0 213.3 220.9 226.7 306.6 266.6 434.9 4o08.0 265.8 267.7 346.8 322.2
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . 1.305% 1.32%9 1.20 1.179 1.291 1.285 1.2920 1.297# 1.325 1.-2705 13000 1 289
14. Revenue per ton per road . .... $2.79 $2.84 $2.66 $2.67 $3.92 $3.43 $5.62 $5.29 3.52 $3.41 4. 51 4.15
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road . 10.6 9.9 10.7 10.0 18,3 18.3 17.7 17.3 11.9 12.6 18.0 17.8
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.67# 1.73 1.67 1.73 1.40 1.38 1.32 1.32 1$ 1.00% 0.97% 1.36 1.35
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road . 0.18 $0.17 $0.18 $0.17 $0.26 $0.25 $0.23 (0.23 $0.12 $0.12 $0.24 o0.24
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . 242.1 218.8 220.9 198.9 173.4 163.9 324.9 333.4 230.8 219.5 258.* 254.1
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.60 2.54 2.64 26 2.56% 2.2 8 2.29% 2.37% 20.34 2.320 2.28.3 2.32%
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road $6.31 (5.55 65.-4 $5.10 $3.95 $3.75 $7.70 $7.79 95.35 $5.00 $6.05 $5.89
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road . 83.9 85,3 87.7 89.4 71.9 75.0 155.5 169.6 223.8 213.5 126.5 134.6
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile 2.52 2.48 2.57 2.51 2.13 2.16 2.31 2.28 2.32 2.2 2.27 5
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road . $2.12 $2.11 $2.25 $2.24 $1.53 $1.62 43.58 $3.87 $5.18 $4.g6 $2.87 $3.03
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. $2.4 84.8 80.2 82.0 53.2 56.2 74.6 83.8 51.8 62.3 64.1 71.5
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 15.0 15.8 14.7 15.5 13.5 14.3 14.2 15.6 13.1 15.0 13.8 15.2


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


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3 1262 08854 9455 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 MAX 1950 AND 1949


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)
MAY1950


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM ___________ ________---
1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at dose of month: 2664287 2296059140708 096 7 879
1. Freightseervice .............. 225635 225822 6393 6442 366 2366 2285 22960 529.4 53070
2. Psengere .. 150749 157559 4763 477 1363 1401 14193 14573 32587 33369 5029 591
3. Number of revenue tons carried ........ 282502045 219393159 6218210 5512184 417512953 4120604 5347932 53971491 10 448 830 1006 89 717 1 20414103 20771977
4.Nuberofrevenuetonscarriedone mile(thous) 48350296 4801518 830629 753818 7171859 7108 6 8 306018 88870 308506 16 749461 47667 $4283 1
5. Freightrevenue. ....... .. $6351662I2 6$61.6289442 L7715"798 $16979583 $104828709 *9990246 $112413403 121 265 874 $234951910 $23814918 44648 15 46816064
6-01. Commutatiovenuepssengersarred. . 24065812 26079190 3209919 3387 378 4712 044 580749 9576634 10069031 17498597 198653899 4374 364
6-02.Aotherpassengers ........ 15898402 20308905 1967750 2$4517119 225748 2966644 7373731 92802048 11598966 14625805 2972 45919
6-03.Total ........ 39964214 46388098 5177669 5844497 6969529 6774134 16950365 19271073 29097563 33889704 298101 465493
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpsengers .... 432384,675 463453748 63686853 66838364 865399 10871593 183299277 190061 697 333525410 365061468 108 1.139 231
7-02.Allotherpssenger 3522604 227158448 11675604 142068445 27191429 3671495864 314700964 31236548 7735371208 1021948 554 41966 6059665

8-01.o Commutationfares . 6807739 $ 9 90045 1530 29 *1403090c Js 863 828 291267 $5356833 5 $s 812 177$1674
8-02.All otherfares . $49932 452 561130064 428 4181 5977 971 10630591 91 561345 25365447 3 197 1214 1



AVERAGES

12. MileA perrevenuetonperroaid 214.1 133.6 136.8 171.8 172.5 15.3 1 64.7 160.8 166.390 233. 8 21
13. NR revenue per ton-m ie o.emile ho. . 1.31 2.133 2.252 1.462 01.405 1.353 1.365 0 1.441 1.422 00.937 .8
14-0. Tevenueoperton r per road ..1. 4 .3. $ ./1 0.85 $3.085 2.51 $ 10 898 $ .05542 8 1 t1 $18225 $2.32 $ 2.37 10.19 6 0J.2
C.Om TATo e PASSENGER TRAFFiC 8 .0 /247"/ 4 75 1 ,.955 9 56 36 1 83 $54 11 1160
15-01. Milesper passenger per road. . .0 '!17.8 139.68 518.4 18.7 19.1 18.9 19.1 19.0 243 9 21.9
3 ol1.3 08 13,4.133 0 25 291 1.77 1.090 10603 1.365301. 5 1 7 8I41.22 0 375 0.8 60
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile 36. . .1.567 1.4489 1 % .65 41 21.6 1 1.4305 1 2.8 1.
17-01. Revenue per tr er 8 1 /4 road 8 5 3. :2 0.9 .51 $02. 0 0.2 5 2.31 $0.27 00.29 0-265865
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRArilC:
15-02. Miles per passenger perroad ..... 181.2 119.3 57.8 120.5 123.9 52.2 5587 66.7 61 19.9 142.9 131.5
16-02. Revenueper passenger-mile 5. ~ i.5 .6 2.69 3.14. 6 1 3 302.89% 3.31 30 5% 13.286 03.00 2.908 2.801
17-02. Revenue per.passengerper road .. 13.'14 $3.01 $1.873 $1.80.3. $ 983 $.58$ 01.72 $10.970 $02.19 $2.10 7 4.142 26
ToTALL PASSENGER TRA FFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. . 55.411 9.0 34.9 35 5 7 51.4 54.3 33.5 36.4 38.0 40.9 2141.1 130.0
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile ..... 2 8 2.562. 9 48 02.57% 32. 3.2.93% 2.853 0 2.74 2.6405 2.78 2.590 2.890 1.80


SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
11-2.ITassengerrrrorM l d........ 19"50 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 3950 1949 1950 ,81949

AGGREGATES
1. Freightservice . 37704 37849 45800 4572 45108 45193 53510 53457 28303 28374 126921 127024
e per passengerservi per rcead. 28762 30609 33791 36 29079 30166 35236 36447 0056 21047 84371 87660
3. Numberofrevenue tons carried. 34196485 30217713 54610588 5098969 28212515 28819538 24781690 22822307 16748422 16071907 69742627 67713752
18. RNumberofevenuet possenger-miles per train-carredonemile.(th. 6.2 3332. 1157902 01 5.3 10 221 18,5 26 140 .5 20.462 763 19641543
5. Freight revenue. *90601048 *83439 182 *135249206 813025524 *7491729 470545 668 *133 276351 *122997 365 56 771453 *54343245 6496506 478 78
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
TEss 7776 158679 1465503 2045 926 95734 1279480 1348100 1634 841 534099 722853 9 1
6-03.Total . . 4192807 4831172 4490908 5296665 2717510 3109039 3106036 3348528 552197 744159 6375743 7201726
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-02.PAlotherpges .......... 2740030 302894254 27920307 363253919 16553632 211124404 442492452 526216803 121617445 149044768 729848528 886385975
703.N Tota 3712r6167.arredo...e:..... 16 3368081647 31335306 395070543 199251300 245046615 4727458 556386292 121834036 149291724 794357794 9507246315
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutationfares.e. .6...... 00586636 $599 695 7913: $6 01"369 4565909 $ 466755 *4035944 6$3926585 *2140 *2450 $862993 $861790
"-02. Allotherfares ......... 6094460 *7905834 7 09933 9595 446 3 777 281 4862900 0674333 12626799 2 o5458 3389722 17257072 620879421
8-03.Total .. 66681096 485051529 7897846 610196815 14234190 153296550 C178a77 613019384, 2807598 3392172 618120065 121741211
9. Passenger service tra revenue . . 11178945 *13335345 13 303 806 6 07 7 a 8170 9165 366 *194271494 21975,695 *$526101 *6227337 $32606 765 37368398
10. Passengertram-miles s 4190 923 4641529 4 99 455 638962 3874292 4046202 6497547 17090232 2459793 2626663 128316328 3763097
11. Passengercarryingar-milSo. . 19884021 28388244 23596036 17037 081 14987920 160;9 907 33576141 367.97111 9656007 10329446 58220068 63156464
AVERAGES
Fa 7-o0rr T E. ..1c:197510412.3 545 3.61253. 0,2.14 .6 293. 4 290.1
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 199.2 209.7 212.0 227.9 212.7 197.9 4125 4336 253.2 25 6 29340
13. Revenue per ton-mile .............. 1.330% 1.317% 1.168% 1.1210 1.2490% 1237% 1.304% 1.2430 1.339 0 1.344 0 1.295% 1.2621t

15-01. Milesperpassengerperroad. .....3 1.3 10.5 11.3 10.35 19.1 85 5 1 6 120 11 1 3 0
-01. Revenue per passenger-mile .T...... 1% 1.77 9 1.72% '1.47751.6 1.38% 1.31% 1.0% 0.99% 0.99% 1.330 1.34
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road *0.10$180.1o.180.26*$0.26 *0.23. *. 23 01 0.11 .242 60.2
Ae OTHER PASSENGER TR : C:165.0 32.2 32.9 2.7 2062 257.5 243.7
15-02. Milesperpasengerperroad . 202.5 190.9 190.5 177.1 22 739 165.0 3282 312.9 22.7 206.2 25.5 2437
13-02. Revenue per passenger-mile .. 2 30 1.1 .8.57%1 2.61% 2.62% 2.; 21.i021.40i33.37 .26
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road ..... .. $5.20$ 4.98 $4.998 4.69$ 3.97 $3.80 *7.92 *7.72 *5.25 64:69 16.09 *5.74
ToTAL PASSENGER TRAFFic: 13.0
15-03. Miles per passenger per road . .. 64.7 69.7 69.8 75.0 73.3 78.8 152 4 166.2 220.6 200.6 124.6 1320
16-03. Revenueper passenger-mile . 2.46% 2.53 2.52% 2.57% 2.13% 2.17% 2.341 2.34% 2.30% 2.27% 2.28% 2.29
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road ... $1.59 $1.7 1 1 0.6 1.761.93 $1 56$ 1.10 573.89 0.8 64.6 2.84 63.02
18. Revenue passenger-miles pe train-mile. 64.7 72.6 63.2 70.7 51.4 60.6 72.8 78.5 49.5 56.8 61.9 69.1
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile ... 13.6 15.09 $13.3 1 14.7 13.3 15.3 14.115.1 1. 12.6 14.56 13.6.0 5.1








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 FIVE MONTHS ENDED WITH MAY 1950 AND 1949


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)


IEM UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightservice . . ...225737 225834 6 395 6442 23665 23667 22869 22961 52929 53070 8095 7876
2. Passengerservice #. ............ 152161 157877 4763 4778 13703 14061 14193 14657 32659 33496 5228 5962
3. Number of revenue tons carried. . 929107431 1003867548 29030188 30657686 176035175 191814410 213977846 2428882289 419043209 465294385 79 981197 88850134
4. Numberofrevenuetonscarriedonemile(thous) 216483100 227485411 4029673 4222941 33676381 34413059 35794432 40434706 73500486 79070706 18765744 22353873
5. Freightrevenue. .. . . 2 888 140590 $3 008104331 86407117 $9185238 6 $479700563 496 557017 $518387471 $579189591 $1084495151 $1167 598 994 $186843838 $208988181
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutationpassengers . 120005600 135841257 16283757 17531902 23835553 29333414 47577938 548285683 87697248 101690999 20566 40442
6-02.Allotherpassengers . . 79030368 100851266 9984455 12494490 11868092 14822073 35185344 44397695 56437891 71714258 1663897 2553203
6-03. Total . . . 1990355968 236692523 26268212 30026392 35103645 44155487 82763288 998823378 144135139 173405257 1 684 463 2593645
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpassengers . 2 129051818 2382350033 319202420 340730068 432699899 542030251 9021818711016325394 1654054190 1899085713 491832 832782
7-02. Allotherpassenger . .. 9695 797 575 1 975 095278 604 650 907 715017 985 1 550723 151 1914 50713 8 2061 856 927 8654074867 4217230985 5283599930 228 891 787 331265154
7-03. Total . . . .11824849393 14357445311 923853327 1055747993 1983423050 2456537389 29640087983670400261 5871285175 7182685643 229383019 332097916
8. Passenger revenue: '
8-01. Commutation-fares . 32989002 $33055686 $4777082 .44589969 $7287582 $7099540 $13968481 (14223971 $26033145 $25913480 $59128 9751
8-02. All otherfares .... . . 71421135 $319875518 $19191828 68338375 248 20608 (54753734 (70153491 881607065 1#37565987 *158693174 (6704360 91135634
8-03.Total . . . 304410137 $352931204 23 968910 2698822344 55508190 61853274 884121972 $95831036 $163599072 $184606654 $6 7102728 9125385
9. Passengerservicetrainrevenue . . 454 055995 $513 692990 $30 28 90 33 989 501 *78 904 393 $86 807934 $108619232 $1822158139 $217 7528015 $242 955572 $108825404 $13 710235
10. Passengertrain-miles ..... . . 143 519683 161 852 697 7 180755 7826509 20514 410 24490649 27584663 3250 35 5 55219828 64 567513 3591517 4 987146
11. Passenger carryingear-miles . . 72591493 817136154 34575859 37806275 11230186 128844929 153976 508 179986361 300854235 346637565 18435315 24127719
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 233.0 226.6 138.8 137.7 191.3 179.4 167.3 166.5 175.4 169.9 234.6 251.6
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . .. 1.334 1.3220 2.144% 2.175% 1.424% 1.4435 1.448% 1.432% 1.4750 1.477% 0.996% 0.9350
14. Revenueper ton per road . 311 $3.00 $2.98 $3.00 $2.73 $2.59 $2.42 $2.39 $2.59 42.51 42.34 $2.35
ComlUTATiox PAssENozR TRA Fc:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . 17.7 17.5 19.6 19.4 18.2 18.5 19.0 18.5 18.9 18.7 23.9 20.6
1-01. Revenue per passenger-mile ... 1.55% 1.390 1.501 1.350 1.680 1.31% 1.551 1.40% 1.57% 1.360 1.200 1.17
17-01. Revenue per & g r er road. .. $0.27 (0.24 (0.29 $0.26 (0.31 00.24 00.29 $0.26 (0.30 $0.25 60.29 $0.24
ALL OTHER PASOENGER C:
15-02. Miles per passenger perroad. ... 122.7 118.7 60.6 57.2 137.6 129.2 58.6 59.8 74.7 73.7 137.6 129.7
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.800 2.67% 3.17% 3.12 3.110 .-1 2.865 3.400 3.07% 3.260 3.000 2.93% 2.750
17-02. evenue per passenger per road . $3.43 $3.17 1.92 $1.79 $4.28 $3.69 $1.99 $1.84 $2.44 $2.21 $4.03 $3.57
TOTAL PAszENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. . 59.4 60.7 35.2 35.2 56.5 55.6 35.8 37.0 40.7 41.4 136.2 128.0
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile .. 2.570 2.460 2.590 2.55% 2.80%4 2.52% 2.84% 2.61% 2.79% 2.57% 2.935 2.75%
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road.. 1.53 $1.49 $0.91 $0.90 $1.58 $1.40 $1.02 $0.97 $1.14 $1.06 $3.98 b3.52
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 82.4 88.7 128.7 134.9 96.7 100.3 107.7 113.8 106.3 111.2 63.9 66.6
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 16.3 17.6 26.7 27.9 17.7 19.1 19.2 20.4 19.5 20.7 12.4 13.8

ITEM SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freighstervice ....... .......... 37732 37854 45827 45730 45145 45193 53523 53465 28313 28376 126981 127034
2. Passengerservice # . . . 28773 30653 34001 36615 29603 30180 35477 36538 20421 21048 85501 87766
3. Number of revenuetons carried. . 155855871 15208223 235837068 240932387 86916980 102617535 108584354 112735141 78725820 82288100 274227154 297640776
4. Number of revenuetons earriedone mile(thous) 32 8428 745 323328 497 5108489 54686 370 83996375. 25376513 46 665 554 46 583311 20 712 196 281768 511 91 374125 935728335
SNreight revenue engersarried: ............... 30 80674 $428973893 $617184512 637962074 $307 303010 $323377560 $604215862 $598895539 $275002055 3 280270164 $1186580927 $1 202543263
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutationpassengers. . 14889114 16157499 14 849680 16197941 8729799 9094494 8638562 8750887 90311 107536 17458672 17.958317
-02. lloterpaengers ......... 644598 8881841 8308495 11435044 4633783 5917871 6945168 8181350 2705031 3602743 14283982 17701964
7. Number orevuepaengerered onemi...........e: 2147371 25039340 23158175 82638985 13363582 15012365 15 583730 16931637 2795342 3710279 31742654 35654s81
7-01.Commutatonpassengers. . 1597752861 162098146 160266493 162 9309288 160936438 166 938781 1528719165 152063096 1075532 1331515 314 731135 380333392
7-Aoterpasegers . . 1 56018174 1899334200 1790 909961 22 30 599334 804148613 971157404260769185 8708538029 6822738891 781200581 35687656689 4460896014
7-08. Total P evee: ............... 17281793435 2061438346 19511764542393530262 9650845051 1380961852413488290 286060112 5 623814423 7825309.6 4008387764 4781229406
8. Passenger revenue:
8-I. Commutation fares . . $8688573 2821747 $28694485 *8831498 2 237520 62299946 $2013113 *1997753 5 7 3 9 $13009 4 861372 $4310708
8-02. Allotherfares. .. ...... .. .... 40604 131 8414769 47308491 87530403 t8327306 882275573 153797220 6635945528 144822191 *7 781816 6546717 103651941
8-03. Total ............... 43292704 851236516 50002976 860361901 $80564826 824575 519 5 810 333 65592305 14432930 *7794825 90808089 6107962649
9. Passengerservice Lrn revenue. ........ 66698140 P6 17? 299 $7 5S3544 $89885$34 $37159387 $42120378 $94497581 $108021537 $27143468 $30712969 $158780436 $180854884
10 Psrngermn-mles. ... 21799101 249694628 13906o18 89956608 18 86382 199136429 32 494195 34600446 182 152 660 12791701 68909237 67328576
. Psengerarrymg car-me . . 116754854 131377616 135190 169 155 505335 71"6947530 78358943 170083627 184190791 48068732 52443520 289 847089 314993254
AVERAGES
FamoaT TaAmIc:
12. Mtle prrevenue ton per road . 210.7 212.6 218.8 227.0 276.1 247.3 429.8 413.2 263.1 264.5 333.2 314.9
13. ReVenue per ton-mile. .......... 1.3100 1.3272 1.196% 1.167% 1.281% 1.2744 1,295% 1.286% 1.328% 1.288 i1.2990 1.2813
14. Revenue per ton per road ......... .2.76 $2.82 $2.62 $2.65 $3.54 $3.15 $5.56 $5.31 $3.49 $3.41 $4.33 14.06
COMMUTATION. PAssmroa TRAFFC:
15-01. Milesperpassenger per road . 10.8 10.0 10.8 10.1 18.4 18.4 17.7 17.4 11.9 12.4 18.0 17.8
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile 1.68 1.74 1.680 1.74" 1.390 1.38% 1.32% 1.313 1.00% 0.98% 1.35% 1.350
17-01. Reenueperengerperroad $0.18 $0.17 0.18 $0.17 0.26 $0.25 $0.23 $0.23 0.12 $0.12 $0.24 #0.24
15-02. lesper passenger per road. .. 235.1 213.8 215.6 195.1 173.5 164.1 325.5 331.1 230.2 216.8 258.2 252.0
16-02.enue per paenger-mile . 2.60 2.550 2.64% 2.58% 2.28% 2.29$ 2.380 2.350 2.320 2.280 2.3512 2.32
17-02. Rvenueper gerper road . $6.11 5.45 $5.69 $5.03 3.96 $3.76 $7.75 $7.77 $5.33 24.94 $6.063 5.86
15-03. Miles perpassengerperroad . 80.2 82.3 84.3 86.6 72.2 75.8 154.9 169.0 223.2 210.9 126.1 134.1
16-03. Revenue per pasenger-mile...... 2.51% 2.49% 2.56 2.522.52 2 2.132.16 2.310 2.29% 2.310 2.27% 2.27% 2.26%
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road .02 $2.05 $2.16 $2.18 $1.54 $1.64 $3.58 $3.87 $5.16 $4.80 62.86 3.03
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 79.0 82.6 76.8 79.9 52.8 57.1 74.3 82.7 51.3 61.2 63.6 71.0
19. Revenue passenger-miles per ear-mile 14.7 15.7 14.4 15.4 13.5 14.5 14.2 15.5 13.0 14.9 13.8 15.2
# represents an average of the mileage reported at the close of each month within the period.
U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1951 0 900171


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BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 122 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 131 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


FOR THE MONTH OF JUNE 1950 AND 1949


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JUNE 1950


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
1950 1949 1950 1949 1950o 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at dose of month:
1. Freighteservice ............. 225613 225794 6393 6442 23681 23667 22857 22959 52931 53068 8096 7889
2. Passenger service ............. 150773 157666 4763 4778 13631 14 018 14193 14573 32587 33 369 5026 5 921
3. Number ofrevenuetons carried ........ 226783960 209471271 5712804 5028896 42128812 38161209 55335372 49714930 103176988 92 905 035 19262170 17146288
4. Numberdfrevenuetonscarriedonemile(thous) 48984 620 45005 712 783261 687 178 7 341 963 6474 207 8746112 7853 616 16 871336 15015 001 4 414 732 4 221 722
5. Freight revenue. ............... $649552432 $599836982 $17092338 $15089538 $105825095 $94229599 $123600994 $108994403 $246518427 $218313540 $43323 512 $39137086
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutationpassengers. .......21868489 24032272 2812869 3080944 41.28756 5088681 8806952 9442677 15748577 17612302 4255 5096
6-02. Alotherpassengers. ......... 18529005 22056821 8182457 2653093 2651394 3111855 8376942 9866192 13210793 15631140 3555837 485829
6-03. Total . . . ... 40397494 46089093 4995326 5 734 037 6780150 B 200536 17183894 19308 869 268959370 33243442 360092 490 925
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01.r Commutationpassengersed .......one 392028223 428776746 55503751 59902707 77061641 95914232 171742377 180893602 304307769 336710541 103562 126836
7-02.Allotherpassengers . .. 2438393492 2662444565 140722724 159679809 384881766 422702121 485192686 542927871 1010797176 1125309801 55611258 68258363
7-03. Tdtal .............. 28630421715 3111221311 196226475 219582516 461943407 518616 353 656935063 723821473 1315104 945 1462020 342 55714820 68385199
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01.PConmmutation fares . . $6269568 $6275 896 $868 996 $837174 $1393457 $1282416 $2686491 $27686 864 $4948944 $4688454 $1230 1537
8-02.Allotherfares $ . 65371131 $70752423 ,4455336 $4912241 212438458 $12725301 $16182815 $16619816 633070609 434257358 $1622810 $1863331
8-03. Total . . . 71640 699 $77028 319 55324332 5 749 415 613825 915 4007717 618869306 L9388680 638019 553 639145 812 $1624040 61864868
9. Passengerservicetrainrevenue/ . 104929266 $111230032 $6784979 $7189340 $19094128 $19601350 $24155358 $24276594 $50034465 $51067284 (IL675369 $2849557
10. Passenger train-miles . . . 29 868 969 31809423 1534693 1584544 4518798 4819 676 5843543 6291 921 11 897034 12696141 750847 939 808
11. Passengercarryingear-miles . .. 155519 962 161990595 7311148 7830103 24766795 25882 963 33110328 35377427 65188271 69090493 3848 472 4287 347
AVERAGES
FazGrHT TRAFc:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 216.0 214.9 137.1 136.6 174.3 169.7 158.1 158.0 163.5 161.6 229.2 246.2
13. Revenue per ton-mile . 1.3260 1.3330 2.182% 2.1960 1.4410 1.4550 1.4130 1.3880 1.461- 1.454, 0.981% 0.9270
14. Revenue per ton per road . $2.86 $2.86 $2.99 $3.00 $2.51 $2.47 $2.23 $2.19 $2.39 $2.35 62.25 (2.28
CousMrATION PASsENaER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road . 17.9 17.8 19.7 19.4 18.7 18.8 19.5 19.2 19.3 19.1 24.3 24.9
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile 1.60 1.46 1.57 1.40 1.81 1.34, 1.56% 1.53 1.63% 1.45% 1.19% 1.21%
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road $0.29 $0.26 $0.31 $0.27 $0.34 $0.25 $0.31 $0.29 $0.31 $0.28 $0.29 $0.30
ALL OTHER PASENGEr TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road 131.6 121.6 64.5 60.2 145.2 135.8 57.9 55.0 76.5 72.0 156.3 140.5
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.68% 2.64. 3.017 3.08% 3.230 .01 3.34 3.06% 3.27% 3.040% 2.92% .27
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road $3.53 $3.21 $2.04 $1.85 $4.69 .09 $1.93 $1.68 $2.50 $2.19 (4.56 (3.
ToTALr. PAssENGaR TaAxc:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. . 70.1 67.5 39.3 38.3 68.1 63.2 38.2 37.5 45.4 44.0 154.7 139.3
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.53 2.48% 2.71% 2.620 2.99% 2.70% 2.87% 2.68% 2.89% 2.680 2.91% 2.73%
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road $1.77 $1.67 $1.07 $1.00 $2.04 ,1.71 $1.10 $1.00 $1.31 61.18 $4.51 $3.80
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 94.8 97.8 127.9 138.6 102.2 107.6 112.4 115.0 110.5 115.2 74.2 72.8
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile .. 18.2 19.2 26.8 28.0 18.7 20.0 19.8 20.5 20.2 21.2 14.5 16.0
SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightservice...... .............. 37704 37846 45800 45735 45109 45192 53715 53647 28058 28152 126882 126991
2. Passengerservice ............. . 28 762 30 607 33790 36528 29000 30 166 35 500 36708 19896 20 895 84396 87769
3. Number of revenue tons carried ... ......32514160 28171323 51776330 45317611 30334583 30897851 24927688 24166829 16568371 16183945 71830642 71248625
4. Numberofrevenuetons carriedonemile(thous). 6775752 5719428 11190484 9941150 5994306 6014907 10742807 10019106 4185687 4015548 20 922 800 20049561
5. Freight revenue.. . . . $88035489 $77634821 $131359101 $116771907 $76344195 $75802525 $1383755228 $135120547 $56955187 $53828463 $271674904 $264751535
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutationpassengers ....... 3120107 3151381 :124362 3156477 1562479 1638745 1409896 1606151 23175 18597 8995550 3263493
6-02. Allother passengers. . ... 1433643 1719232 1789480 2205061 1849214 1594093 1675805 1859885 603713 766642 3528732 4220620
6-03. Total . . . .... 4553750 4870 613 4 913842 5 361 536 2 811693 3 232838 3085 701 3466036 6286888 785 239 6524282 74 4 113
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01.Commutationpassengers. ....... 33255750 33887345 33359312 34014181 28030644 29494994 26024905 28319139 305593 237891 54361142 58052024
7-02. Allotherpassengers. .........3038287728 31549427 358898986 399807790 253663531 293867513 670200886 693682163 144832913 169777298 1068697330 1157326974
7-03.Total . . . .. 336543478 365436772 39-258298 433821971 281694 75 323 362 507 696225791 72288001302 145138506 170015 189 1123058472 1215378998
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01.Commutation fares . ... $569493 $588842 $570723 $590379 $4028049 $419830 $344660 6374907 $3192 $2326 $749901 $797063
8-02. Allotherfares.. . ... .$6779137 98149090 68401947 $10012421 $56337828 6617857 (14869240 $16124164 $395553 93740623 623898575 $26482644
8-03. Total . . . $7348630 68737932 $8972670 $10602800 $6035831 67037687 15213 900 616499071 p398745 63742 949 824648476 127279707
9. Passengerservicetrainrevenue ./ ......... 117178828 $13430066 $14393251 $16279623 $9927545 -11099 890 $24423116 $26249525 6150 889 $6533710 $40501550 643883 125
10. Passenger train-miles . 4209108 4409004 4959955 5348812 3840707 4056888 6825415 7211554 8345858 2496028 13011980 13764470
11. Passengercarryingcar-mile . 20371347 21259676 24219819 85547023 16730435 17368521 39586106 39679090 9795331 10305468 66111878 67353079
AVERAGES
FamroT TaAlrc:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 208.4 203.0 216.1 219.4 197.6 194.7 431.0 414.6 252.6 248.1 291.3 281.4
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . 1.299% 1.357% 1.174, 1.1750 1.2740 1.260% 1.288% 1.349% 1.361% 1.3041 1.298% 1.320%
14. Revenue per ton per road. . $2.71 $2.76 $2.54 $2.58 $2.52 42.45 $5.55 $5.59 $3.44 $3.33 $3.78 $3.72
CoMMuTATION PAsmsENGz TRAuIc:
15-01. Milesper passenger per road. . 10.7 10.8 10.7 10.8 17.9 18.0 18.5 17.6 13.2 12.8 18.1 17.8
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.71% 1.74% 1.71% 1.740 1.43- 1.420 1.32% 1.32% 1.04% 0.98% 1.380 1.37%
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road 0.18 $0.19 $0.18 $0.19 $0.26 $0.26 $0.24 $0.23 $0.14 $0.13 $0.25 $0.24
ALL OTHER PASsNGEoR TRArIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . 211.6 192.8 200.6 181.3 203.1 184.3 399.9 373.0 239.9 221.5 302.9 274.2
16-02. Revenue perpassenger-mile . 2.24 2.46 2.34% 2.50% 2.220 2.250 2.22% 2.32% 2.34 2.200 2.24 2.29
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road . $4.73 $4.74 $4.70 $4.54 4.51; $4.15 $8.87 $8.67 $5.62 $4.88 $6,77 $6.27
TorAL. PASSENGERS TRAFFIC:
15-03. Milesper passenger per road . 73.9 75.0 79.8 80.9 100.2; 100.0 225.6 208.3 231. 216.5 172.1 162.4
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile. 2.18% 2.390 2.29% 2.44% 2.14 2.18% 2.190 2.29 2. 2.202.1 2.24
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road .. 1.61 $1.79 $1.83 $1.98 $2.15 $2.18 $4.93 $4.76 $5.42 $4.77 $3.78 $3.45
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile.. 80.0 82.9 79.1 81.1 73.3; 79.7 102.0 100.1 61.9 68.1 86.3 88.3
19. Revenue passenger-miles per ear-mile 16.5 17.2 U 16.2 17.0 16.86 18.6 17.6 18.2 14.8 16.5 17.0 18.0
I/ Includes dining and buffet revenue.








INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 122 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 131 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR SIX MONTHS ENDED WITH JUNE 1950 AND 1949


Statement No. M-220 (OS.D)


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM -
1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949
AGGREGATES
1. reitseratieatcloseof..............month: 225717 225827 6 395 6 442 23665 23667 22 867 22961 52927 53070 8095 7878
2. Passengerservice# ............. 151933 157872 4763 4778 13691 14054 14193 14643 32 647 33475 5194 5955
3. Numberof revenuetons carried ........ 1155885749 1213336819 34742992 35686582 218163987 229975619 269307576 292537219 522214555 558199420 99243367 105996422
4. Numberofrevenuetonscarriedonemile(thous) 265 467 719 272 491123 4 812 934 4 910 119 41 018 344 40 887 266 44 540 544 48 2883822 90 371 822 94085 707 235180476 26 ,75 595
5. Freightrevenue .. .............. $3 537693022 $3 607941314 $103499455 $106941924 $585525658 $590786616 $641988465 $688183994 $13310135768 1385912534 $230167450 $248125267
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. ommutationpassengers ........ 141874089 159873529 19096626 20612846 27964309 34422095 56384890 64268360 103445825 119303301 24881 45538
6-02. Allotherpassengers .........97 559373 122908087 12166912 15147583 13919486 17933928 43 562286 54263887 69648684 87345390 2019734 3039032
6-03. Total ... ............... 2 839433462 282781616 31263538 35760429 41883795 52356023 99947176 118532247 173094509 206648699 2044555 3084570
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpassengeredonemile: 2521080041 2811126779 374706171 400632775 509761540 63794448310738942481197218996 1958361959 2235796254 594794 959618
7-02. All other passengers .........1213419106714657539843 745373631 874 697 734 193560491723372092598547049613 3197002738 5228028161 6408909731 284503045 399523497
7-03. Total ................. 1465527110817468666621120079802 1275 3305092445 366457 297515374236209438614394281734 71866390120 8644705985 285097839 4004 83115
8. re ionfres ......... 39258570 $39331582 ,5646078 $5427143 $8681039 $8381957 616654972 .16992835 $30982089 $30801935 $7142 ,11288
.02.Allotherfare.s 336870254 $390705912 83647180 827244616 $60653066 667479034 86 3362306 (98 226881 8170636552 (192950531 $8405170 611056965
8-03. Total . $376128824 $430037494 $29293258 382671759 669334105 675860991 $102991278 1,.15219716 $201618641 $223752466 68412312 11068253
9. Passengerservicetrainrevenue../ $559005244 $624892906 $37013353 $41178841 $97998520 $106409282 $132774590 $146434733 $267786463 $294022856 613500773 $16559792
10. Passengertrain-miles ... .. 173 388652 1936628180 8715448 9411053 25033208 29310325 33 368 206 38542276 67116862 77263654 4342364 5926954
11I. Passenger carryingcar-miles ......... 881411455 979126748 41887007 45636378 137068663 154727892 187086836 215363788 366042506 415728058 22283787 28415066
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road ...... 229.7 224.6 13,8.5 137.6 188.0 177.8 16. 4 165.1 17. 1 168.6 233.6 250,
13. Revenue per ton-mile .......... 1.33 1.324 2.150 2.1780 1.42% 1.44% 1.41 1.25 1. 73% 1.473% 0.993%09
14. Revenue per ton per road. . . 3.06 2.97 $2.98 $3.00 $2.68 $2.57 $2.38 $2.35 $2.55 $2.48 $2.32 62.34
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFIc:
15-01. Miles per passenger perroad .. 17.8 17.6 19.6 19.4 18.2 18.5 19.0 18.6 18.9 18.7 24.0 21.1
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.56 1.40 1.51% 1.35 1.70% 1.31% 1.550 1.42% 1.58% 1.38% 1.200 1.180
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road .. 0.20 d 0.25 $0.30 (0.26 60.31 $0.24 $0.30 $0.26 $0.30 60.26 $0.29 $0.25
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15. Milesperpassengerperroad..... 124.4 119.3 61.3 57.7 139.1 130.3 58.5 58.9 75.1 73.4 140.9 131.5
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile 2.784 2.67% 3.17% 3.110 13 2.89% 3.390%3.07% 3.260 3.01% 2.90%2.7%
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road. $3.5 $3.18 81.94 81.80 4.36 3.76 1.98 1.81 $2.45 $2.21 4.16 $3.64
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road ...... 61.2 61.8 35.8 35.7 58.4 56.8 36.2 37.1 41.5 41.8 139.4 129.8
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile ...... 2.57 2.46 2.62% 2.56 2.840 2.55 2.84 2.62% 2.81% 2.59% 2.95% 2.?76
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road .... $1.57 $1.52 $0.94 $0.91 $1.66 $1.45 $1.03 $0.97 $1.16 $1.08 $4.11 $3.59
18. Revenuepsssenger-miles-pertrain-mile... 84.5 90.2 128.5 135.5 97.7 101.5 I08. ii4.0 07.1 111.9 65.7 67.6
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile .... 16.6 17.8 26.? 27.9 17.8 19.2 19.4 20.4 19.6 20.8 12.8 14.1
SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM
1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight srvio ............... 37727 37852 45822 45730 45141 45193 53741 53680 28086 28154 126968 127027
2. Passengerservice# .. . ........... 28771 30675 33965 36630 29506 30178 35608 36693 20207 20896 85321 87767
3. Number of revenue tons carried. ........ 188370031 180253576 287613398 286249998 117251563 133515386 134229371 137820452 94576862 97553563 346057796 368889401
4. Numberof revenuetons carriedonemile(thous) 39 618 4 96 38 051925 62 798 972 64 627 520 29 990 681 51391420 57 505 3631 56 752 511 24 802 613 25 633 965 112 96 925 113 777 896
5. Freightrevenue.... ................$518 516163 $506608714 $7484853613 $754 733 981 3853647205 $399 180085 $744 121020 $735745240 $330427606 5332 369474 $1 458 195 831.1467 294 799
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01.Commutationpassengers...e .......17949221 19308880 17974042 19354418 10292278 107533239 10048458 10356438 113486 126133 20454222 21215810
6-02. Allother passengers. ..........8078 241 10601073 10097975 13640105 5882997 7511964 8689869 10113782 3239848 4296838 17812714 21922584
6-3. Total. . ............... 26027462 29909953 28072017 329945283 16175275 18245203 18738327 20470220 3353334 4422971 38266936 43138394
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpasengers .......onemile: 193 031 011 195 985 491 193 625 805 198 945 109 188 967082 196433775 178744070 180382235 1 381125 1569406 369092277 378385 416
7-02.Allother passengers ......... 1665 305902 22308836272149808947263 407124105781214412650249172941279357 3412770316 757262458 940427755 4 756 353959 5618222988
7-03.Total . . ...... 2058 336 913 2426 8691182343434758 62735822331246 7792261461458692 3 120023427 3 593152551 758 643583 941997161 5125446 236 5996608404
8. Passenger revenue:
8. Commutationfares .........$3258066 3410588 $3265208 $3421876 $2639569 $2719776 $2357773 28372660 $13931 $15335 $5011273 ,5107771
8-02. Allotherfares ............$47383240 $56 563 831 55788410 $67620796 $23 961088 $28893430 $68876934 $79961766 17 607270 $21279 389 4110445829 130134585
8-03. Total . .............. $50641306 $59974419 $59053618 71042672 $26600657 $31613206 $71234707 682334426 $17 6821201 $21294724 115456565 1352428356
9. Passengerservicetrainrevenuel/ ....... $784160228 89602364 691916795 .k06162156 $470869328 53220268 $119188895 $13454233835 33026159 $36945243 U199 301986 8224707894
10.Passengertrain-miles. ............26008 209 29378466 30350573 35305420 22103089 23993317 39450885 41948952 14367243 15150777 75921217 81093046
11. Passenger carryingcar-miles . 137126201 152637291 159409988 1810528357 88425165 95727464 210181937 224436541 57 351859 62182328 355 958961 382346333
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFc:
12. Milesperrevenue ton perroad . 210.3 211.1 218.3 225.8 255.8 235.1 428.4 411.8 262.2 262.8 324.5 308.4
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . 1.3080 1.331) 1.192% 1.1689 1.279% 1.272% 1.2940 1.2960 1.332% 1.297% 1.2990 1.290
14. Revenue per ton per road. . . $2.75 $2.81 $2.60 $2.64 $3.27 $2.99 $5.54 $5.34 $3.49 3.41 $4.21 (.98
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC: 1 $ 17.8
1--01. Miles per passenger per road . 10.8 10.2 10.8 10.2 18.4 18.3 17.8 17.4 12.2 12.4 18.0 17.8
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.69% 1.74% 1.69% 1.74% 1.40% 1.38% 1.32% 1.32% 1.01% 0.98% 1. 36 i
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road . 0.18 $0.18 60.18 $0.18 $0.26 $0.25 $0.23 $0.23 $0.12 $0.12 $0.24 t o
AtL OTHER PASSENGER TRIAFIC:
15-02. Milesperpassengerperroad. . 230.9 210.4 212.9 192.8 179.8 168.4 338.5 337.4 233.7 218.9 267.0 256.
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.54 2.54 2.60 2.57% 2.27 2.28% 2.34*! 2.34% 2.33 2.26% 2.320 2.32%
17-02. Revenue perpassenger per road . 5.87 $5.34 $5.52 $4.96 $4.07 $3.85 $7.93 $7.91 $5.43 $4.95 $6.2zo 5.9:
TOTr PASSEnGER7R'tpc:1
15-03. M^ies per passenger per road . 79.1 81.1 83.5 85.7 77.1 80.1 166.5 175.5 226.2 213.0 133.9 139 0
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile 2.46. 2.47V 2.52% 2.510 2.13? 2.16% 2.28% 2.29% 2.325 2.268 2.25 $3.214
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road . $1.95 $2.01 $2.10 82.15 $1.6 $1.73 $3.80 $4.02 $5.25 .4.81 (3.02 (3.14
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 79.1 82.6 77.2 80.1 56.4 60.9 79.1 85.7 52.8 62.2
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile ., 15.0 15.9 14.7 15.6 14.1 5.3 14.8 16.0 13.2 15.1 Q:


# Represents an average of the mileage reported at
j Includes dining and buffet revenue.


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the close of eaOb month within the period.


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1950 0- 900171








Subject to revision


UNIV. OF FL LIB.
DOCL0 -ENS DEPTO,




U.S. DEPOeTOMY


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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

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3 1262 08854 9612 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT -CONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS 1 STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 122 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 131 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)
JULY 1950


FOR THE MONTH OF JULY 1950 AID 1949


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LIKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM
1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightervice .............. 225542 225693 6380 6397 23664 23655 22656 22959 52900 53011 8076 7889
2. Passenger service ............. 150242 157 546 4747 4778 13631 14018 14171 14573 32549 53 369 4 970 5 921
3. Numberof revenue tons carried. ........216079381 185007829 5332152 4416869 38040620 32121929 50458018 40884483 93830790 77423281 17082 139 12573450
4. Numberofrevenuetonscarriedonemile(thous). 49039322 41833341 773976 642200 7282463 6159800 8595282 7055228 16651721 13857220 3952386 2899902
5. Freightrevenue. ............... $640 135515 $563 152 856 16 359 701 $13850 301 $10007-3569 87052296 $3.1951b6945 $99591050 $235950 215 $200493 7 $539021 610 $29638446
6. Number of revenue passengers carried: 16:t .75 8
62 7tio 1608158 22739668 2760218 2747407 4146601 4815048 8762669 9208607 15669488 16 5r212
6-02. Alotherpaseengers. ..........20489872 2482216 2377322 2748722 2998082 3561341 9368959 11304511 1474430 17 4 4 425 7 558958
6-03.Total ...............42098030 47561836 5137540 5496129 7144623 8376389 18131628 20513118 30413791 3 360 9 4 564170
7.-01. Commutationpasengers .......donemile: 405571904 422 763 435 57 542090 56608131 828363280 95729603 177599730 184050861 317505100 336 38 595 122 928
7-02. Allotherpassengers. ......... 2636161052 3022 351344 161439348 185638516 45 915 54 498032297 529820671 628955315 1117175553 1 312266128 6 45262 78616003
7-03.Total ............... 3041733556 3445114779 218981438 242246647 508278814 593761900 707420401 813006176 1434680653 1649 14723 6462 63 78738931
8. Passenger revenue:
8-. Commutationfares .6403743 $6097311 $881516 $804864 1438349 $1228024 $2749260 $780958 (B069125 t'"S 3846 r $s11 $1433
8-02, Allotherfarese. ..69607932 676329283 65071702 57345335 12572117 R13087303 917254422 $18646310 634898241 37 4,7.0146 766 9 087446
8-03. Total .. . : 7011 75 682426594 65953218 $6539397 14010466 44315327 620003682 621429268 639967366 14V .93992.2 E2 78 2088879
9. Passenger service train revenue /. ...... $10O733768 $113783814 $7190575 $7780898 $19046857 $19008693 24411457 $26062 495 $50648889 $528a5 84 $2554 43 $2963787
10. Passengertrain-miles ............ 0811228 32805612 1632240 1672555 4661067 4995040 5979981 b447939 122732828 13 ~854 4 \785894 957162
11. Passenger carryingcar-miles ............ ..166 405 586 175599365 8120042 8784021 25805074 28066405 34689840 37501467 68614956 74 5 5 3 ', 894 4581808
AVERAGES
FRzEIrT TRAFFIC:
12. Milesper revenuetonperroad 227.0 226.1 145.2 15 .4 191.4 191.8 170.3 172.6 177.5 179.0 231.4 230.6
13. Revenue per ton-mileh. ... .......... 1.305% 1.3460 2.114% 2,1570 1.374, 1.413% 1.3900 1.412 1.417 1.4470 0.9870 1.0220
14. Revenue per ton per road. ............ 6$2.96 $3.04 3.07 $3.14 $2.63 $2.71 $2.37 $2.44 $2.51 $2.59 $2.28 $2.36
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road . 18.8 18.6 20.8 20.6 19.9 19.9 20.3 20.0 20.3 20.1 2 .2 23.6
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile ......1.581 1.44 1.53 1.142 1.75% 1.281 1..55 1.511 11.601 1.43% 1.17 1.170
17-01. Revenue per asenger per road $0.30 $0.27 0.:2 $0.29 $0.:5 $0.26 $0.31 $0.30 $0.32 $0.29 $0.30 $0.27
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC :
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . 128.7 121.8 67.9 67.5 142.1 139.8 56.6 55.6 75.8 74.5 151. 14 .6
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2. 2.53 3.14 3.09 2.9. 2.60 26 2.96 3.120 2.85 2.7 2.66
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road .... $3.40 $3.08 *2.13 $2.09 64.19 $3.67 61.84 $1.65 62.37 $2.13 64.15 3.73
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFtIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. . 72.3 72.4 42.6 44.1 71.1 70.9 39.0 39.6 47.2 8.0 150. 139.6
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.50% 2.390 2.720 2.70 2.76 2.41p 2.830 2.64 2.79% 2.56% 2.74# 2.685%
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road ... $1.81 1.73 1.161.19 $19 1.96 $1.71 $1.10 $6.04 $1.31~ 1.23 $ 4.11 $ .70
18. Revenue passenger-mies per train-mile.. 98.7 105.0 134.2 144.8 109.0 118.9 118 126.1 116.9 125.7 81.9 82.3
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 18.31 19.6 27.0 27.6 19.7 21.2 20.4 21.7 20.9 22.2 105.4 17.2
SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949

AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service. ...................37704 37807 4578C 45 6 9 6 45109 45192 53695 53643 28058 28151 12686 2126986
2. Passengerservice . . .... 2 08 762 308605 33 7321 36526 28 810 30074 35 500 3f 682 19 651 20 895 83 961 87 651
3. Number of revenue tons carried ...... 30643390 24830567 47725529 37404017 31939729 3.0473539 24E5595959 24308 049 18023740 15398943 74523062 70180531
4. Numberofrevenuetonscarriedonemile(thous) 6530424 53901476 1044820810 812905378 6 394870 670547004 108805450 97471958 4629376 3883773 21904791 139685735
5. Freight revenue ............... 83661183 $670281500 6122 68 793 $999199468 75 780 19 $75487170 $144 918 004 $133650 324 $60804 05 53601 769 $28150507 $262 739263
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01.erCommutationpassengers. ....... 2824949 229435365 218288707 2948 577 1665552 1556668 1429 884 144562 14527 173499 1310996 3 3020029
6-02. All otherpassengers.......... ..7...... 1718325 2031 621 : 2144301 2590579 1276399 187671354 1678 155 2004378 646 714 845503 360126 4617015b
6-03.Total... ..... ............... 04543274 4974986 4973008 5539156 941951 3323 F02 108039 3 450340 661241 862902 6711231 7637044
7-01. Commutation passengers ......... 29811402 30737078 29 9065133 30860 00'6 31 872 779 29750 163 26115 842 25548151 172050 216500 58160671 55514834
7-02.Allotherpassengers.......... 361543489 392305402 426070110 47092140 264 727 740 333774811 673648955 726741235 154559294 178287765 1092915 989 123880 11
7-03. Total .. ............... 391354891 423042480 455976243 501781411 296600519 363524994 699764797 752289386 154711344 178504265 1151076660 1294318645
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutation fares.. ........... $536 208 $ 385 $537 321 519 b18 446270 6416 82.' $349260 344735 $1 767 $2 087 6797297 $763647
8-02. All other fares ............ 8 293144 99171684 6100600036 11259130 65937996 67383 712 615090 980 16,314929 620 677 63901366 624649 653 7600007
8-03. Total . .8829352 9690069 10597359 611778948 6384266 7800537 15440240 616659664 622444 3 903453 542546950 282363654
9. Passenger servicetrainrevenueL./...........6$12692369 $13804041 $152468 12 $16767528 $ 610 08 08 $11847770 $24306436 $2581947 66323548 $6496705 $40838067 $44163902
10. Passengertrain-miles ............ 4407492 4477 436 5 196386 5434598 931499 4263908 7001257 7427 28 40879' 2564289 13 41549 14255480
I1. Passenger carrying car-miles ......... .. 2.2915 895 22965777 27111789 275475P5 18116536 1982205.5 41916382 43230251 10645923 10647580 70678841 73699887
AVERAGES
FTIor ETTRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue tonper road .213.1 217.1 219.6 221.6 200.2 198.7 443.0 401.0 256.8 252.2 293.9 280.5
13. Revenue per ton-mile ..... ... 1.2811 1.3041 1.170 1.205 1.185 1.247% 1.332% 1.3710 1.3130 1.3800 1.285% 1.335%
14. Revenue per ton per road .. 2.73 2.83 $2 .57 $2.67 $2.37.4 $ 5.90 $5.50 $3.37 63.48 $3.78 $3.74
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . 1.06 1.04 10.6 10.5 19.1 19.1 18. 17.7 11.8 12.4 18.7 18.4
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile 1.80% 1.699 1.801 1.68 .140. (1.400 1.340 1.352 1.03. 0.96p 1.372 1.380
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road . $0.19 $0.18 $0.19 $0.18 $0.27 0.27 $0.2 0.2 60.12 60.2 0.26 0.25
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:268.3
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . 210.4 193. 198.7 181.8 207.4 188.9 01. 62.6 239.0 210.9 303.5 268.3
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile .... 2.29% 2.34 2.36% 2.390 2.24% 2.218 2.249 2.24% 2.34% 2.19% 2.26. 2.23
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road .. .83 $4.51 4:69 $4.35 4.65 $4.18 8.99 $8.14 $5.60 64.61 $6.84 $5.98
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road ....86.1 85.0 91.7 90.6 100.8 109.4 225.1 218.0 234.0 206.9 171.5 169.5
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile .. 2.26 2.29% 2.32% 2.35 2.15 2.15 2.21 2.21% 2.34 2.19% 2.21% 2.19F
17-03. Revenue per passenger-perroad $1.94 $1.95 $2.13 $2.13 $2.17 $2.35 $4.97 $4.83 $5.48 $4.52 $3.79 $3.71
18. Revenue peassenger-miles per train-mile 88.8 94.5 87.7 92.3 75.4 85.3 99.9 101.3 64.2 69.6 86.3 90.8
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile . 17.1 18.4 16.8 18.2 16.4 18.3 16.7 17.4 14.5 16.8 16.3 17.6
I/ Includes dining and buffet revenue.








INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I SiTEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 122 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 131 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR SEVEN MONTHS ENDED WITH JULX 1950 AND 1949


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949

AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month: 9092 7 880
1. Freightaesrvioe#..............h 225 690 225 807 6 392 6436 23 665 23663 22866 22 961 52 923 5-3060 5092 788
2. Passengerservice#. ............. 151689 157801 4760 4778 13682 14049 14190 14633 32 032 33460 5162 5950
3. Number ofrevenue tons carried ........ 1372084467 1398346648 40075144 40103451 256204607 262097548 319885155 333421702 616164906 635622701 116325506 118569872
4. Number ofrevenuetons carriedonemile(thous) 314507041 314324466 5 586 910 5552319 48 300 807 47047067 53135826 55343550 107023543 107942936 27 132 862 29475497
5. Freight revenue ................$4177828342 $4171094171 $119 859156 $120792225 $685 599031 $677 838912 761 505410 $787775044 566 963 597 1586 406181 $269 189060 $277 763 713
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutationepassengersr........... 163 482247 182613197 21856 844 23 360253 32 110 910 392371435 65147559 73476967 119115313 136074363 28579 50750
6-. All otherpaesengers...........118047405 147 733414 14544254 17896505 16917508 21495269 52951245 65568398 84392987 104959972 2443870 5601149
6-03.Total ... .............. 2281529652 330346611 36401078 41256558 49028418 60732412 118078804 139045365 203508300 24103433b 2472449 3651899
7. Number of revenue pasengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpassengers ....one...e: 2926651945 382335890214 432248261 457240906 592124820 73367408612514939781381269857 2275867059 2572184849 689585 1082546
7-02. Allother passengers .........14770345602 17679 908 464 9068129791060336250236151990128352415563076870284 3 825958053 6345203164 77215355859 349023099 47815077
7-03. Total ............... 17696 997 547 20913 792678 1 339061 24 0 1517 577 156 2 953 644721 3 568 915 642 4 328 364 262 5 207 227 910 8 621 070 223 10293 720 708 349 712 624 479 233 323
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01 Commutationfare......... $456682314 $45428893 6527594 56232007 $10119388 6 9609981 $19404232 (19773793 36051214 $35615781 $8255 $12 721
-02. Allotherfares ............ 4064912728 67 183 899 (28716882 632979149 735225183 60566337 $103 590728 116 875191 :205534793 1230420677 610185187 3293115
8-o3. Total ... . 452153586 $512612792 35246476 639211156 83 344571 0176318 $122 994960 1136648984 (241586007 (266036458 10193442 3305836
9.Pa ssengervice train revenue I/. ....... $665739011 $738364767 $44203928 $48959739 $117045377 $125417975 $157186047 $172497226 $318435352 $346874940 616055216 $19211626
10 Pasentrain-miles ............ 04199875 226467724 10347688 11083608 29694275 34305357 39348187 44990215 79390150 90379180 5131258 6 884216
11. Passenger carryingcar-milbs. ......... 1047817339 1154726113 50007049 54420399 162 873 737 182794297 221 776974 252 665 235 434657760 490079951 4 479681 32996874
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Milesaperrevenueton per road ...... 229.2 224.8 139.4 138.4 188.5 179.5 166.1 166.0 173.7 169.8 233.2 248.6
13. Revenue per ton-mile. .. .......... 1.328% 1.327% 2.145% 2.176% 1.419 1.44,i 1.433 1.4239 1.464 1.4700 0.9920 0.942%
14. Revenue person perroad.............. $3.04 $2.98 $2.99 $3.01 $2.68 $2.59 $2.38 $2.36 $2.54 $2.50 $2.31 $2.34
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC: 2 18.8 19.1 18.9 24.1 21.
15-01. Miles per passenger per road . 17.9 17.7 19.8 19.6 18.4 18.7 19.2 18.8 19.1 18.9 24.1 21.3
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.56% 1.400 1.51% 1,369 1.71% 1.319 1.55 1.430 1.581 1.38 1.20, 1.182
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road $0.28 0.25 0.30 $0.27 $0.32 $0.2 $0.30 $0.27 $0.30 0.26 $0.29 $0.25
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC: 132.8
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. ...... 125.1 119.7 62.3 9.2 139.6 1319 58.1 8. .2 3.6 14982.892 132.8
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.75% 2.640 3.17% 3.11% 3.109 2.84% 3.37 3.0% 3.24 2.98 2.92% 2.78%
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road $3.44 $3.16 $1.97 $1.84 $4.33 $3.75 $1.96 $1.78 $2.44 $2.20 $4.17 $3.69
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC: 6.7 7.2.7 141.4 131.2
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. . 62.9 63.3 36.8 36.8 60.2 58.8 36.7 37.4 42.4 42.7 141.4 131.2
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.-55 2 .45% 2.63% 2.58% 2.82% 2.53 2.84, 2.62% 2.800 2.58% 2.91% 2.78%
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road $1.61 $1.55 $0.97 0.95 1.70 $1.48 $1.04 $0.98 $1.19 $1.10 $4.12 $3.64
187-3. Revenue passenger-miles per train-miled.. 86.7 92.3 129.4 136.9 99.5 104.0 110.0 115.7 108.6 113.9 68.2 69.6
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 16.9 18.1 26.8 27.9 18.1 19.5 19.5 20.6 19.8 -21.0 13.2 14.5
SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949

AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightservice#..: ............. 37724 37846 45816 45726 45135 45193 53734 53674 28082 28154 126951 127021
2. Passengerservice#. . . 28770 30640 33932 365b90 29405 30164 35592 36691 20127 20896 85125 87751
3. Number ofrevenue tons carried ........ 219013197 205084143 335338703 323654015 149191292 163988925 158788964 162128501 112600602 112952506 420580858 439069932
4. Numberofrevenuetonscarriedonemile(thous) 46 148 920 43 442 402 735281 782 72 917 899 36 385 551 37 445 424 68 384 176 66 500 469 29 431 989 29 5177368 134 201 716 133 463 631
5. Freight revenue.................. $601977347 $576890215 $871166407 65465 928 $459 427403 $474 667255 688909024 $869 395 564 $391231911 $385 9712431 739698 338 $1730034062
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01.Commutationupassengers... ........20774170 22252245 20802749 22302995 11957850 12289907 11478342 11802400 128 013 1435532 23564185 24235839
6-02.Allother passengers...............9796566 12632694 12240436 16233843 7159396 9279098 10368024 12118160 3886562 5142341 21413982 26539599
6-03. Total ...............30570736 34884939 33043185 38536838 19117226 21569005 21846366 23920560 4014575 5285873 44978167 50775438
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpassengers.. ....... 222842413 226722569 223531938 227805115 220839861 226183958 204859912 205930386 1553175 1785906 427252948 4335900250
7-02. All other passenger . .. 2226849391 2 623 189 029 2 575 872 4 90 3 101 339 806 1 322 539 884 1 598 799 72 8 3 614 928 31 4 139 11 551 911801752 1118715520 5 849269948 6857026799
7-03. Total . . ... 2449691 804 2849911598 2 799404428 3329144921 1543379745 1824 983 686 3 819 788 224 4345 441 937 913 354927 1120501426 68276 522 896 7290927049
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutation fares. ........... 794 275 $3 928 973 $3 802 530 $3 941694 $3 085 839 $3 136 601 $2 707 033 $2 717 395 15 698 $17 422 $5 808 570 5 6871418
8-2. Allother fares ............$55676347 665735515 665861534 p9028630 629899084 636277142 683967914 $96276695 2 27947 5180755 135094945 11574
8-03.Total ........ ...... $59470622 569664488 (69664064 2970324 532984923 (39413743 866674947 :98994090 221243645 25198177 140903515 163606010
9. Passenger service train revenue I/. ..... $91108390 $103406405 $107 163606 $122618031 $57 295015 $65068038 $143 495331 $160361810 $39 349707 $43 441948 $240140053 $268871796
10. Passenger train-miles .. . .... 50415701 335855902 35546959 40740018 26034588 28257225 46452142 49376235 16776036 17 715 066 89 262766 95 348526
11. Passenger carrying car-miles . ... 160042096 175603068 186521777 208599942 106 541701 115549519 252 098 319 267 666 793 67 997782 72 869908 426 637 02 456 046 Q.2
AVERAGES
FRnoIGT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles perrevenue ton per road . 210.7 211.8 218.5 225.3 243.9 228.3 430.7 410.2 261.4 261.3 319.1 304.0
14. Revenue per ton per road . .. $2.75 $2.81 $2.60 $2.64 $3.08 $2.89 $5.60 $5.36 $3.47 (3.42 $4.14 $3.94
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC: 17.9
15-01. Miles per passenger per road . 1.07 1.02 10.7 10.2 18.5 18.4 17.8 1.4 12.1 12.4 18.1 1
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile ....... 1.70% 1.73% 1.70% 1.73% 1.40% 1.39%1.32% 1.32% 1.01% 0.980 1.360 1.35%
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road $0.18 $0.18 $0.18 $0.18 $0.26 $0.26 $0.24 $0.23 $0.12 $0.12 $0.25 $0.24
AiL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC: 273.2 258.
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . 227.3 207.?7 210.4 191.0 184.7 172.3 348.7 341.6 234.6 217.5 273.2 258.4
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile 2.50 2.51% 2.560 2.55 2.26 2.27% 2.32% 2.33% 2.33% 2.25% 2.31% 2.30
17-02. Revenue per passengerperroad $5.68 $5.20 $5.38 $4:87 $.18 $3.90 $8.10 $7.94 $5.46 $4.90 $6.31 $5.94
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC: 7 212.0 139.5 143.6
15-03. Miles per passenger per road . 80.1 81.7 84.7 86.4 80.7 84.6 174.8 181.7 227.5 212.0 139.2 2.243.6
16-03. Revenue perpasenger-mile . .. 2.43% 2.44 2 .49% 2.49% 2.14% 2.16% 2.27% 2.28j 2.33% 2.25% 2.24 2.24,
17-03. Revenue per passengerper road .... $1.95 $2.00 $2.11 $2.15 $1.73 $1.83 $3.97 $4.14 $5.29 $4.77 $3.13 $3.22
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile 80.5 84.2 78.8 81.7 59.3 64.6 82.2 88.0 54.4 63.3 70.3 76.5
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 15.3 16.2 15.0 16.0 14.5 15.8 15.2 16.2 13.4 15.4 1.4.7 16.0


# Represents an average of the mileage
1/ Includes dining and buffet revenue.


reported at the close of each month within the period.


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE :1950 0 900171


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BUREAUI 0 TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS. OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from. 122 reports of.revenue,trafc statistic* reprebeating 131 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERApNAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR T1HE4 MOT.oF AUGUSa. 950AltD:1949


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)
AUGUST 1950


.- I .UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAESREON CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTER D RICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM __________ -______EASTERN_-REG| ______-_-_- *::___ *_ I.
1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 19501949 1950 1949 1950 1949
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. reighterv. ........ 25531 88567 639 6397 2364 23655 22856 22958 5291.3 53010 807 8094
2. Passengereervice ........... 149063 156830 476 3 4778 1733306 14018 14 116 1457 3 33 368 4 970 5921
3. NumberofTevenuetonacarried ......... 252955401 206763843 6242568 5051692 46438987 :367T&05l0 1 56800888 46962460 109482443 88709211 21319180 15524350
4. Numberofrevenuetonscarriedonemile(thous). 56501892 45329964 868315 698434 8274703 6689.85 9829375 ,7723786 18972833 14.931 20b 4974440 3615420
5.Freigrvenu. $748502300 $606402179 $18783836 (4 550968 116913988 94 987 987 $135 782 88 $10635 9603 $28714806428 2 15906552 $48016613 $34877533
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01.Commutationpassengerd: ........ 21659404 2461935b Z690017 2772771 3389 99 7 521218947 8669403 9,690441 1529841.7 17761659 4629 6438
6-02. Alotherpasenger . 19893138 22628453 2339281 2656132 2790186 3182649 8589862 9,880196 13,719531 157.18977 403714 528962
6). Toal 415528648 47247808 5029298 5428903 67,29185 8395596 -17259265 195:70637 29017748 33395136 408343 53540C
7. Number of revenue passengers carriedd one mile:
7.-0Nu ommrrevenupagers .......edone 3978439828 44828845 53971597 55591489 76075119 Koo,079956 173234004 192408344 3038280720 348179789 104387 131939
7-02. All otherpassengers......... 727200044 8868507 6 84 152588924 1701824503 412982776 455157228 50167$297 568646064 1067249997 119692779b 61693216 72869946
7-03.Total . . ...... .3125044026 3316796140 206560581 228715992 48970.5789 555337114 674912301 76105440p 1370530717 1545107584 61797603 7940188!1
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01.sCommutationfares ........ .6449061 $6656359 $847151 $843 212 1.3,39051 $1>13 279 $-794764 8944854 $4980966 $510134b6 1232 $1554
8-02. Alltherfares . .... 71 47 I71952501 $4850891 $5303673 $1191 135 12359746 1466343 $16746960 $33598369 34410379 1824922 1938 712
8-. Total . . . 7. 61708 8608860 5698048 61,46885 13530186 13 673025 $19 261107 $19691814 $38489335 $39511724 11826154 1940266
9. Passengerservicetrainrevenue/ .. 11> 664 0128 11 373 714 $7249414 t7603 984 $193827,749 $18961107 424841648 $24883126 6514418811 $51448 217 287972235 82802638
10. Passengertrain-miles . 31810385 32564791 1657206 1686206 470708 0 4971877 5981713 6422924 1"346027 13061007 778444 936001
11. Passengercarryinge ar-iles .. . 175780351 171579694 8177950 8618759 25631.221 87056066 34383231 36042971 68192402 ,71717796 3979023 4319114
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Milesaper revenue ton per road . 223.4 219.2 -139.1 138.8 178.2 177.3 173.0 164.5 173.3 168.3 233.3 232.9
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . 1.325 *1.338 2.163 2.085 ,.4.130 1.459 1.381' 1.377% 1.431V 1.446g 0.9650 0.9650
14. Ievenuepertonperroad. . ... 2.96 2.93 $3.01 $2.89 $2.52 $2.59 $2.39 $2.26 $2.48 $2.-3 $2.25 62.25
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-OLiMiles perpassenger per omad. . 18.4 18.2 20.1 20.0 19.3 i 19.2 20.0 19.9 19.8 19.7 22.6 20.5
16-01.-Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.621 1.48% 1.570 1.52% 1.76 1.310 1.61% 1.530 1.64, 1.470 1.180 1.186
17-01. Revenue per pasenger per road . $0.30 $0.27 00.31 $0.30 $0.34 $0.25 $0.32 $0.30 $0.33 (0.29 $0.27 40.24
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TItAFFIC:
15--2.Miles per pseenger per road. ... 137.1 126.8 65.2 65.2 148.0 143.0 58.4 57.6 77.8 76.1 152.8 136.6
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.639 2.51% 3.18% 3.06% 2.950 2.72% 3.28% 2.959 3.14% 2.87% 2.960 2.689
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road . $3.60 $3.18 $2.07 $2.00 $4.37 $3.88 $1.92 $1.70 $2,44 $2.19 $4.52. $3.67
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03.Miles per passenger perroad. . 75.2 70.2 41.1 42.1 72.7 66.1 39.1 38.9 47.2 46.3 151.3 135.2
16-03. Revenue perpassenger-mile . 2.50 2.370 2.76% 2.69% 2.77% 2.46% 2.85% 2.59% 2.81% 2.56 2.96 2.68
17-3..Revenue per passenger per road 1.88 1.66 $1.13 $1.13 2.01 1.63 1.12 1.01 1.33 1.18 47 3.62
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 98.2 101.9 124.6 135.6 103.9 .11.7 112.8 118.5 111.0 118.1 79.4 77.4
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 17.8 19.3 25.3 26.5 19.1 20.5 19.6 21.1 20.1 21.5 15.5 16.8
SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEMS
'_ _19.50o -.1949 1950 1949 1950 ,. 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
I1. Freightservice .. ............. 3770-3 37605 45779 45699 45085 45 19.9 ?. 53696 53620 28058 28151 12,039 126963
2. Passenger service . . . 28 762 30402 33732 363823 2871 .. 29 774 35352 3663,9 19651 20726 83716 687139
3. Numberdf revenue tonsearried ........ 36704901 28834113 58024081 44358463 36182;25 315,41.5,83 30152514 25628971 19114838 16505615 85448877 73696169
4.Nimberofrevenuetonscarriedonemile(thous). 7518851 5926638 12493291 9542058 778678. S 677.0484b 18400964 .10121471 4848461 4030385 25036208 2085670`1
5F1revenue... ........... 97838621 $78 643 896 $145 8552 34 $113521 429 96033 80. 485874 024 #169908899 $136722645 $65223717 $54977529 $3311t6424 $276974 19
: N of revenue pngersearried:
6-01. Commutationpassengers. ...... 3086986 3438654 3091615 3445098 .621 8883 1064915 1631626 1613495 15863 19694 3269372 3498104
6-02. All other pasengers'. . . 1760032 1930000 2163746 245896.2 r319420 1i:523639 1993978 2101939 696663 824936 4010061 4450514
6-03. Total . . . .. 484701E 5368654 5255361 5904054 8.941303 .3 388 554 5625604 3715434 7125 26 844630 7279433 7948618
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpmsengers. ....... 34 886 17' 36794629 34990559 36926568 .30 437 45 '348532340 289,35657 88109719 199588 240040 59572705 63182099
7-02. AU otherpeassengers.......... 37Q064292 377914828 438336144 450184774 27a776 0o0 >294451570 773859524 750698016 176977579 176245529 1227613903 122139511I
-03. Total . . .... 405529100 414709457 +67326703 487:111342 307 14 28 329203910 608795181 778807735 177177167 176485569 128718606 18284577214
8. Passenger revenue:
8-I1. Commutationfares . 641492 $690707 $642724 $6922.61 1*31185 480 540 $392214 $379 865 $1 972 $2348 $825371 $862753
.-02. Allotherfares. 8 872569 8788416 110550618 *107277128 $916899 9 6.485 281 17579983 *16539919 *4156178 3 789794 287653060 826814994
8-03.Total . . . 9367181 69479123 5111933428 $141389 6148684 6 9658,22 $17972197 16919784 *4158750 13792142 628479031 687677747
9. Passengerservicetraminrevenue I/. ...... .. 13830848 $13912 510 816628071 116715148 $10519t77 $11332209 12798234". $26444454 $7115810 $6433086 $45617730 $44210349
10. Passengertrain-miles .. . . .. 4438072 4447790 5216516 538379.L 4078 54 4206090 7669190 7329 323 498 80 2564 500 1424748 14099993
11. Passengercarying tar-miles ........ 2359172 6 22586835 27570749 280905949 19199853 194013115 48613972 42842696 1-2803375 10710138 80017200 72955949
AVERAGES
FsREor TRAFFIC:
12. Milsper revenue ton per road . 204.8 205.5 .215.3 215.1 215.2 : 212.4 411.3 394.9 253.7 244.2 293.0 283.0
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . 1.301% 1.3270 1.167 1.190% .2331 1.272 1.70 1.351 1.3450 1.364% 1.323% 1.328
14. Revenue per ton per road..... . $2.67 $2.73 $2.51 $2.56 ,2.65 < .70 $563 5,.33 $3.41 (3.33 63.88 $3.76
COMMUTATION PAsanGean TRAFIc:
r01. Miles per passenger per road 11.3 10.7 11.3 10.7 -718.8 18.7 17.7 17.4 12.6 12.2 18.2 18.1
16-01. Revenueperpasenger-mile . 1.84 1.88 1.84 1.87 1.42 .- 1.38f 1.362 .35 0.990 0.98% 1.39% 1.370
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road . 0.21 $0.20 $0.21 $0.20 $0.27 $0.26 $0.24 .00,24 (0.12 $0.12 10.25 0.25
ALL OTHER PAsSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-0. Milesper passenger per road . 210.6 195.8 .199.8 183.1 209.8 193,3 388.1 57?.1 ,254.0, 213.6 306.1 274.4
16-02. Revenue perpassenger-mile ..2.35. 2.33 2.44- 2.38% 2.14 2.20 2.27% 2.20 2.350 .2.150 2.250 4 2.20o
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road .. $4.96 $4.55 $4.88 $ 436 44.49 4#.26 $8.82 $7.87 $5.97 4.59 06.90' 9 (6.03
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFic:
15-T Miles perpassengerper road. .. 83.7 77.2 88.9 82.5 10.4 97.2 221.4 209.6 248.7 209.0 176.8 161.6
16-08, Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.310 2.29 2.40 2.34 2.072.12 2.12 2.24 2.17 2. 2.15 2.219 2.15
17-03. Revenue per passenger er oad . 1.93 $1.77 $2.13 $1.93 $2.16. 2.06 $4.96 $4.55 5t8~ 4.49 $3 .91 13.*8
18. Revenue passenger-miles petrain-mile. 91.4 93.2 89.6 90.5 75.3 78.3 304.7 106.3 70.968.8 90.3 1.
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 17.2 18.4 17.0 18.1 16.0 17.0 16.5 18.2 14.5 16.5 16.1 Ia


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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 122 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 131 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR EIGHT MONTHS ENDED WITH AUGUST 1950 AND 1949


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION

1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightservice#............... 285672 225793 6392 6431 23665 23662 22865 22961 52922 53054 8090 7907
2. Passengerservice #............ 151181 157679 4761 4778 13382 14044 14181 14626 32 324 33448 5139 5 947
3. Number of revenue tons carried.. . .. 1625004100 1605110491 46 317712 45135143 302643594 298812599 376650275 380384170 725611581 724331912 137644686 134094222
4. Numberof revenuetonsearriedonemile(thous) 371 008 935 359 654 432 6 455 225 6250753 56 575 511 53 556052 62 965 201 63067336 125 995937 122 874141 32 107 302 33090917
5. Freightrevenue.. ........... $4 926 330 6414 777 496350 $138642991 $135351187 (802513019 772 826 899 $897 P88228 $8941346471 8384442381802 312733 $317205673 $312641246
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers . 185141651 2072838255 24546861 26133024 36049907 44450090 73816962 83167406 134413730 15375052z 33208 57188
6-02. Allother passengers . . 137 940 543 170361867 16 883 515 20552437 19 707696 24677918 61521107 75448594 98 112 318 120678949 2 847 584 4130111
6-03. Total . . . .... 323082194 377594419 41430376 46685461 55 757 603 69128008. 135 338069 158616002 232 526048 274429471 2 880792 4187299
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpassengers . 3324495927 3682178670 486219858 512832395 668199939 8338540421424727982 1573678201 8579 147779 2920364638 793912 1214485
7-02.Allotherpassengers. ........ 17 497545646280548410148.1 05940190312334607532 7745026773290 3 987843 578 5485814 39460411 7412 453161 8918463654 410716315 550420723
7-03. Total .............. .80822041573 8423058881815456217611746293148 3 442 702616 4124252826 5003276563 5968282318 9991600940 1838828892 411510227 551635208
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01.Commutationfares . . 52111375 $58208552 (7374745 $7075219 11458439 (109283860 (22198996 $22718647 $41032160 $40717186 (9487 14275
8-02. Aotherares. . . 478203919 5391679 33569773 :382882822 85416318 (92926083 180 057071 133 628151 239 043168 2864831056 [2 010109 (15231827
8-03.Total . . . 53031294 591221631 40944518 45338041 96 874757 $103 849343 142 256 067 156 340798 2800753428 30554818 12019596 15246102
9. Passengerservicetrainrevenue/. . 779403684 (851084907 $51453342 (56563723 $136 373126 (144379081 182027695 $197380352 $369854163 (398323156 (18852439 228360712
10. Passengertrain-miles ... . 236010260 259038523 12004974 12769814 34401303 3927724- 45 329900 51413139 91736177 103460195 5 909702 7820117
11. Passengercarryingear-miles . . 1223590928 1326305807 58184999 63039158 188504958 209850363 256160205 288908226 502850162 561797747 30458704 37315988
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFrrC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 228.3 224.1 139.4 138.5 186.9 179.2 167.2 165.8 171.6 169.6 233.3 246.8
13. Revenue per ton-mile ... 1.3289 1.328. 2.1480 2.1659 1.418% 1.443% 1.4250 1.418 1.459% 1.4679 0.988e 0.9459
14. Revenueper ton per road . 3.03 (2.98 (2.99 (3.00 (2.65 $2.59 (2.38 62.35 $2.53 (2.49 #2.30 (2.33
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road . 18.0 17.8 19.8 19.6 18.5 18.8 19.3 18.9 19.2 19.0 23.9 21.2
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile 1.570 1.410 1.529 1.380 1.710 1.31V 1.569 1.441 1.59% 1.39 1.190 1.180
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road 0.28 $0.25 (0.30 (0.27 (0.32 $0.25 60.30 $0.27 $0.31 60.26 $0.29 $0.25
ALL OTHER PASSENGERa TRAFFIC: 6
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . 126.8 120.6 62.7 60.0 140.8 133.3 58.2 58.2 75.6 73.9 144.2 133.3
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.73) 2.620 3.170 ).10 3.080 2.82f 3.35% 3.04% 3.22% 2.970 2.92% 2.77)
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road $3.47 03.16 $1.99 $1.86 $4.33 83.77 $1.95 $1.77 $2.44 $2.19 $4.22 83.69
TOTAL P.5SENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road . 64.4 64.2 37.3 37.4 61.7, 59.7 37.0 37.6 43.0 43.1 142.8 131.7
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.553 2.44% 2.650 2.60% 2.81% 2.52% 2.84% 2.62% 2.80% 2.580 2.92% 2.76%
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road $1.64 $1.57 (0.99 (0.97 $1.74 $1.50 (1.05 (0.99 $1.20 $1.11 $4.17 3.,64
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 88.2 93.5 128.7 136.8 100.1 105.0 110.4 116.1 108.9 114.4 69.6 70.5
19. Revenue passenger-miles per ear-mile 17.0 18.3 26.6 27.7 18.3 19.7 19.5 20.7 19.9 21.1 13.5 14.8

ITEM SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949
AGGREGATES ,
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service # . . . 37722 37817 45812 45724 45129 45193 53729 53668 28080 28154 126936 1270015
2. Passenger service . . ... 28769 30609 3390( 36556 29318 30 11 35562 36685 20069 20675 84949 87675
3. Number of revenue tons carried . .. 255718098 233918256 393362784 368012478 185 373417 195550508 188 941478 187757472 131 714 840 129458121 506029735 512 766101
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile(thous) 53667772 49369040 85775074 88459957 44172334 44150269 80785140 76621941 34280450 33548124 159237924 154320334
5. Freight revenue . .. . 699 815968 6 655 534 1111L 017 021 641 $968 175357 $555 461 211 (559 9412791. 058 947 923 006 118 209 $456 455 628 E $440 948 772 2 070 864 768 $2 007 008 260
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01.Commutationpassengers ....... 23861156 25690899 23894364 25748087 13579713 14154882 13109968 13415895 143876 163226 86833557 27733943
6-02. Allother passengers . . 11556 598 14562694 14404182 18692 805 8478816 10 802737 12 362002 14220099 4 583 225 5 967277 25 424043 30990113
6-40. Total . . . 35417754 40 53593 38 298 546 44440892 22058529 24 957559 85 471970 27635994 4727101 6130503 52257600 58724056
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-91, Commutationpassengers. . 257728585 263517198 258522497 264731683 251277319 261016296 233795569 234040105 1752763 2025946 486825651 497082349
7-02.Allotherpassengers. . . 2597492319 30011038573 008 208 634 3 551 524580 1 599 316 684 18932512984388787 836 4890209567 1088779331 1294 961049 7076 883 851 8078421914
7-. Total ... .. . . 2855 220904 382646210553266731131 3 8168562631 850 594003 2154267596 4 622 583405 5124249672 1090532094 1296 986995 7563709502 8575504263
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01.Commutation fares . . 4435767 (64619680 $4445254 (4633955 P 517024 $3617141 63099247 ($309760 (17670 19770 (6633941 ($6734171
8-02, Allotherfares . . $64402Q43 74523931 76412152 $89755758 U5815983 642762422 6101547 897 $112 816614 (85 384785 28 970589 162 748605 184 54956>
8-03.Total . . . 68837810 179143611 680857406 694389713 9333007 46379563 (104 647 144 j115 913 874 65402395 28 990299 $169382 546 6191283736
9. Passengerservicetrainrevenue .! $1..... 04939839 (117 318 915 $123 791678 (139679627 $67814592 $76 400247 (171 477 674 (1.86 806 264 46465 517 (49 875613 $286 757783 3130828124
10. Passengertrain-miles . ...........34853773 38303692 40763475 46 123 809 30113 542 32463315 54122050 56705558 19 9275016 20279646 103510608 109448519
11. Passenger carrying car-nles . . 183 633 82 196189902 214 092 526 235505890 125 734 792 134 952 634 300 712 291 310509490 80 201 157 83 540046 506 648 t40 5290028 170
AVERAGES
FREIGHTr TaAFic:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 209.9 211.1 218.1 224.1 238.3 225.8 427.6 408.1 260.3 259.1 .314.7 301.0
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . 1.304% 1.3280 1.1869 1.174% 1.257% 1.268% 1.311% 1.313% 1.332% 1.3140 1.300g 1.3010
14. Revenue per ton per road. ......... 2.74 $2.80 $2.59 $2:63 $3.00 (2.86 (5.60 (5.36 $3.47 83.41 $4.09 $3.91
CoMMTrATION PAsENGERua TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . 10.8 10.3 10.8 10.3 18.5 18.4 17.8 17.4 12.2 12.4 18.1 17.9
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mie . 1.72% 1.750 1.720 1.75% 1.40% 1.39% 1.33% 1.320 1.019 0.980 1.36F l.3)w
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road . $0.19 $0.18 40.19 80.18 $0.26 $0.26 60.24 $0.23 $0.12 $0.12 60.25 80.24
Au. Ormea PAszNozER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . 224.8 206.1 208.8 190.0 188.6 175.3 355.0 343.9 237.6 217.0 278.4 260.7
16-02. Revenue per passeger-mile . 2.48 2.488 2.54% 2.53 2.2 '# 2.26% 2.31 2.31 2.33% 2.24% 2 30 2.28
17-0M. Revenue er passenger per road . 5.57 5.12 $5.30 $4.80 04.22 (3.96 08.21 (7.93 (5.54 $4.85 (6.40 (5 .6
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
1:1. Miles per passenger per road 80.6 81.1 85.3 85.9 83.9 86.3 181.5 185.4 230.7 211.6 144.7 146.0,
03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.41% 2.42% 2.48% 2.47% 2.13% 2.15/ 2.26% 2.26% 2.33% 2.24% 2.240 2.23 .
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road . 61.94 $1.97 $2.11 $2.12 $1.78 $1.86 $4.11 $4.19 ($5.37 $4.73 #3.24 3. 26
18. Revenue passenger-miler per train-mile. 81.9 85.2 80.1 82.7 61.5 66.4 85.4 90.4 56.6 64.0 73.1 78.4
19. Revenue passenger-miles perecar-mile 15.5 16.5 15.3 16.2 14.7 16.0 15.4 16.5 13.6 15.5 5 14.9 16.2


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REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES / EBER950
Compiled from 122 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 131 steam railways ,. j i
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED) 4 .
FOR THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER 1950 AND 1949


*/ Includes dining and buffet revenue.
The 1949 figures exclude the Missouri Pacific R. R. Co. which filed no


report due to strike.


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRI POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM
1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service ............... 225453 218 856 6393 6 397 23 654 23 65' 22 855 22 958 52 902 53010 8073 8092
2. Passenger service . . . 149198 151441 4763 4778 13307 14 018 14 101 14 358 32 171 33154 4 967 5 908
3. Number of revenue tons carried ........ 242 091194 185193357 5862065 4959767 44013880 32754147 56209571 41494769 106085516 79208683 20 319 885 12107891
4. Number of revenue tons carried onemile(thous). 54936729 41808826 843758 695249 8139413 6101001 9445035 6643286 18428206 13439536 4810783 2777908
5. Freight revenue................ $725391707 $570107795 $17 486348 $14883781 $111568 618 $90469 417 $131370765 $97 338359 $260 425 731 202691557 $46047757 $28593768
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutationpassengers . 22162 753 24338798 3061099 3218084 4322 820 5334 364 8730325 9440 826 16 114244 17993274 4402 7650
6-02. Allotherpassengers . . 18155288 20 320315 2215990 2489 149 62933 5 3025 312 8051303 9191 432 12896628 14705 893 388 878 443269
6-03. Total . . . 40318041 44659113 5277089 5707233 6952 155 8359676 16781628 18632258 29010872 38699167 393280 450919
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers . 401 800 267 434625342 61102179 63579402 82112434 100850285 170307726 179947486 313522339 344377173 102 396 142762
7-02. Allother passengers . . 241603150 2476871904 142321429 152443418 385881210 425679283 486532023 528754121 1014734662 1106876822 56750007 60084723
7-03.Total . . . 2818403417 2 911 497 246 203423608 216022 820 467 993 644 526529568 656 839 749 708701 607 13 28 257 001 1 451 253 995 56852403 60227 485
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutation fares . . $5490810 $6356325 $918861 $926 048 $1479399 $1329 438 J2743 553 $2748603 5 141813 $5004 089 (1177 61629
8-02. All other fares ............ $65 093 3 / 7 $63403425 $4493524 $4736993 $11299 975 $11569277 $16 336033 15872489 32129532 32178759 $15 32578 1590582
8-03. Total . . .. . $71584187 $69 759 750 $5412 385 $5 663 041 $12 779374 $12898715 $19079 586 18621092 $37 2713.4 5 37 182 848 1 533 755 1592 211
9. Passenger service train revenue I/. $117169096 $102907375 $6934897 $7102815 $18813303 $18340165 $24982983 $24245986 $50731183 496888966 $2535617 $2521663
10. Passenger train-miles . . 30171604 30 391 394 1522145 1538351 4523013 4761857 5748441 6051909 11793599 12352117 761253 909823
11. Passengercarryingcar-miles . . 164702 41 159166510 7494212 7793150 25 265 578 26 333 609 33428747 33876111 66 188537 68002 870 4132626 4253 189
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 226.9 225.8 143.9, 140.2 184.9 186.3 168.0 160.1 173.7 169.7 236.8 229.4
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . 1.320% 1 364, 2.072% 2.1410 1.371 1.4830 1.3910 1.4650 1.413P 1.5080 0.9570 1.0290
14. Revenue per ton per road. . .... $3.00 $3.08 $2.98 $3.00 $2.53 $2,76 $2.34 $2.35 $2.46 $2.56 $2.27 $2.36
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. .. 18.1 17.9 20.0 19.8 19.0 18.9 19.5 19.1 19.5 19.1 23.3 18.7
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.62 1.469 1.50. 1.460 1.80 1.32 1.61 1.53 1.640 1.45 1.150 1.154
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road $0.29 $0.26 $0.30 $0.29 $0.34 $0.25 $0.31 $0.29 $0.32 $0.28 $0.27 $0.21
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . 133.1 121.9 64.2 61.2 146.8 140.7 60.4 57.5 78.7 75.3 145.9 135.5
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.690 2.560 3.16% 3.110 2.93% 2.72% 3.36% 3.000 3.170 2.91% 2.70& 2.650
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road. $3.59 $3.12 $2.03 $1.90 $4.30 $3.82 $2.03 $1.73 $2.49 $2.19 $3.94 $3.59
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. .. 69.9 65.2 38.5 37.9 67.3 63.0 39.1 38.0 45.8 44.4 144.6 133.6
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.54 2.40 2.660 2.62% 2.73% 2.450 2.900 2.63% 2.810 2.560 2.700 2.640
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road $. $1.78 $1.56 $1.03 $0.99 $1.84 $1.54 $1.14 $1.00 $1.28 $1.14 $3.90 $3.53
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 93.4 95.8 133.6 140.4 103.5 110.6 114.3 117.1 112.6 117.5 74.7 66.2
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 17.1 18.3 27.1 27.7 18.5 20.0 19.6 20.9 20.1 21.3 13.8 14.2
ITEM SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
IT E M ------------ ------------
1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service . . . 37 654 37 613 45 727 45705 45 083 45 192 53 683 53 784 28058 21 165 126 824 120 141
2. Passenger service . . . 28762 30401 33729 36309 28432 29769 35310 36295 19 556 15914 83298 81978
3. Number of revenue tons carried......... 34549411 27917080 54 869296 40024,971 34987616 28970787 28197800 24291756 17950966 12697160 81136382 65959703
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thous). 7315455 5835609 12126238 8613517 7801971 6380295 11942173 10188147 4638141 3187331 24382285 19755773
5. Freight revenue . . . $94639008 $77983667 $140686765 $106577 435 $98744 932 $83669 463 $168 916 023 .L34748558 $62618 256 $42420782 $324279211 $260838 803
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers . 2779485 3064 393 2783887 3072 043 1628130 1608 667 1619341 1645421 17151 19 393 3 264 22 3273481
6-02. Allother passengers . . 1546 269 1626 470 1935 147 2069739 1046758 1244114 1669121 1845123 607634 455446 3323513 3544683
6-03. Total . . . 4325 754 4690 863 4719034 5141 782 2674888 2852 781 3288 462 3490 544 624785 474839 6588 135 6818164
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01.Commutationpassengers . 28826116 32 467039 28928512 32609 801 30189371 29530112 28982093 27875508 177952 232 748 59349416 57638368
7-02. All other passengers . . 328928867 310549259 385678874 370633982 223328816 234553160 637 725 907 656798004 155134891 108009936 1016189614 999361100
7-03. Total . . . 357754983 343016298 414607386 403243783 253 518 187 264083272 666708000 684673 512 155312843 108242684 1075 539030 1056999468
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutation fares . $528564 556321 $529741 $557950 $427 454 $414 823 $389 701 $377 137 $2101 $2326 $819 256 $794 286
8-02.Allotherfares............. $7996382 $7599 693 $9528 960 $9190 275 ($4951233 65008677 $14767310 $14558296 $3716342 $2467418 $23434 885 $22034391
8-03. Total .............. 8524 946 (8156014 $10058 701 $9748 225 $5378 687 (5423 500 615157011 614935 433 3718443 62469744 $24254141 $22 828 677
9. Passengerservicetrainrevenue./. .1. .. $13609280 $(12799 527 $16144897 $15 321190 $9762394 $9444 118 $30 990225 $24080062 $9540397 $4373039 $50293016 $37 897 219
10. Passenger train-miles ............ 44267 757 4290460 5029010 5200 283 3864430 3940 302 7093 725 7081 476 2391040 1817 216 13 349195 12 838 994
11. Passengercarryingear-miles ......... 22 574 985 21226071 26707611 25479260 17280188 16877633 43276170 41050288 11249895 7756459 71806253 65684 380
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 211.7 209.0 221.0 215.2 223.0 220.2 423.5 419.4 258.4 251.0 300.5 299.5
13. Revenue per ton-mile . .... 1.294, 1.3360 1.1600 1.237% 1.266% 1.3110 1.364% 1.3230 1.350% 1.3310 1.3300 1.3200
14. Revenue per ton per road. . . 62.74 $2.79 $2.56 $2.66 $2.82 $2.89 $5.78 $5.55 $3.49 $3.34 $4.00 $3.95
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road . 10.4 10.6 10.4 10.6 18.5 18.4 17.9 16.9 10.4U 12.0 18.2 17.6
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.830 1.71% 1.836 1.71% 1.42% 1.40% 1.314 1.35% 1.18% 1.000 1.38% 1.38%
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road $0.19 $0.18 $0.19 $0.18 $0.26 $0.26 $0.24 $0.23 $0.12 $0.12 $0.25 $0.24
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . 212.7 190.9 199.3 179.1 213.4 188.5 382.1 356.0 255.3 237.2 305.8 281.9
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile 2.430 2./45% 2.147% 2.480 2.22% 2.149 2.32% 2.22% 2.40% 2.28% 2.31% 2.20%
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road $5.17 $4.67 $4.92 $4.44 $4.73 $4.03 $8.85 $7.89 $6.12 $5.42 $7.05 $6.22
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. . 82.7 73.1 87.9 78.4 94.8 92.6 202.7 196.2 248.6 228.0 163.3 155.0
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.38 2.38 2.43 2.420 2.120 2.050 2.27% 2.18% 2.39% 2.28% 2.26% 2.16%
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road .1. $1.97 $1.74 $2.13 $1.90 $2.01 $1.90 $4.61 $4.28 $5.95 $5'.20 $3.68 $3.35
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 83.8 79.9 82.4 77.5 65.6 67.0 94.0 96.7 65.0 59.6 80.6 82.3
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 15.8 16.2 15.5 15.8 14.7 15.6 15.4 16.7 13.8 14.0 15.0 16.1









INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 122 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 131 steam railways j

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR NINE MONTHS ENDED WITH SEPTEMBER 1950 AND 1949


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)


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) .
F. 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 TRArIIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . .
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . .
14. Revenue per ton per road . . .
CoMMUTATION PAesaNGER TRAmTIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road . .
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . .
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road .
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRATIC:
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 .


I I I


UNITED STATES


NEW ENGLAND REGION


GREAT LAKES REGION


CENTRAL EASTERN REGION


r t r I I T I


EASTERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION


1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949


225 644
150 958
1 871 448749
425 957 248
6 5 651 722 34 8
207 304404
156 095 831
363 400 235
3 726 296194
19914 148796
23 640 444 990
(56 602 185
r543 297 296
66018994 81
$896 572 672
266 182064
1388 293 329


227.6.
1.327%
$3.02
18.0
1.57%
$0.28
127.6


65.1

88.8
17.0


225 020
156 985
1 790303 848
401463 259
(5 347 604 147
231 571350
190 682182
422 253532
4116 680401 2
23 025 262 Ob2
27 142 086 064
658 44157 7
o602 539 805
660 9613 382
$953 973558
289 423 91 7
1 45 472 51 7


6392
4761
52179777
7 298 983
6156129 339
27 607 960
19 099 505
46 707465
547 3220371
1 201 723 332
1 749 045 36 9
8 293 606
(8 063 297
146 356 903
$58 388 239
13 527 119
65 679 211


6421
4 776
50094 910
6 946002
$150 234 96E
29 351 102
23 041586
52 392 694
576 411791
1 385 904 171
1 962 315 966
4 001 261
43019 61
1021082
$63 666538
14 308 165.
70 832 30


23 662
13 373
346 657474
64 726 50E
(914 081 631
40 372 721
22 337 C31
62 709758
750 312 372
3 160 383 881
3 910 696 26C
(12 937 83
696 716 292
(109 654 131
(155 186 38 1
38 924 316
213 770 53


23 661
14 041
331 566 746
59 657054
$863 296 316
49 784 454
27 703 230
77 487 684
934 704 32 7
3 716 078 06 7
4 650 782 394
812 252 698
(104 495 361
116 748059
$162 719246
44 03909 9
236 183 972


22 864
14 172
437 213 301
72 410 236
.L 028 658 993
82 547 287
69 572410
152 119 697
1 595 035708
4 065 080 604
5 660 116 312
624 942 54 9
136 393 104
161 335 653
( 207 010 67 8
51078 34 1
289 588 952


22 960
14 596
421 878 939
69 710 622
$991 473006
92 608 234
84 640026
177 248 260
1753625687
4 923 358238
6 676 983 925
*25 467 250
(:149494640
(174 961 890
$221626338
57 465 04 8
322 784 337


52 91
32 306
636 050 552
144 435 727
(20986 69965
150 527 974
111 008946
261 536 92C
2 892 670 11E
8 427 187 822
11 319 857 94 1
46173992
271 172 694
V317 346 687
$420 585 29E
103 529776
569 038 69


53048
33 415
803 540 595
136 5313678
$2 005 004290
171 743796
135 384 84 2
307 128638
3264 741811
10 025 340 47 6
13 290082287
(45 721215
297 009 616
342 731031
S448 012122
115 61231 2
629 800 61 7


0 1 I *I I


224.2
1.332%
(2.99
17.8
1.42%
60.25
120.8
2.620
$3.16


$1.57
93.8
18.3


139.9,
2.1390
$2.99
19.8
1.520
$0.30
62.9.
3.17%
$1.99
37.4
2.650
$0.99
129.3
26.6


138.7.
2.163
$3.00
19.6,
1.39%
$0.27
60.1
3.100
$1.87
37.5
2.60&
$0.97
137.1
27.7


186.7.
1.412%
$2.64
18.6
1.720
60.32
141.5


62.4
2.800
$1.75
100.5
18.3


179.9
1. 4470
62.60
18.8
1.31%
00.25
134.1.
2.810
$3.77
60.0
2.510
(1.51
105.6
19.7


163.6,
1.421F
(2.35
19.3.
1.56%
$0.30
58.4
3.365
$1.96
37.2
2.85%
(1.06
110.8
19.5


160. 2
1.4220
(2.35
18.9.
1.45%
60.27
58.2
3.040
$1.77
37.7
2.620
60.99
116.2
20.7


172.8
1.4530
$2.51
19.2.
1.60%
$0.31
75.9,
3.220
$2.44
43.3,
2.80%
$1.21
109.3
19.9


169.6.
1.4712
$2.50
19.0
1.40%
$0.27
74.1_
2.96%
$2.19
43.3_
2.580
$1.12
114.8
21.1


808
5 11S
157 964571
36918085
$363 253430
37 610
3 236462
3 274072
89630 E
467 466 322
468 362 630
10 664
3553351
(21 388 056
6 670 955
34 591 330


233.7,
0.984
$2.30
23.8
1.19%
$0.28
144.4
2.900
$4.18
143.1
2.89i
$4.14
70.2
13.5


7928
5 942
146 202 113
35 868 825
$ 341 235 014
64 838
4 573 380
4 638 218
1357247
610 505 446
611 862693
$15 904
16 822 409
16 838 313
$24 882 375
8 729 940
41569177


245.3
0.9510
$2.33
20.9
1.17%
$0.25
133.5
2.760
$3.68
131.9
2.75%
$3.63
70.1
14.7


ITEM SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightservice .#.............. 37715 37793 45803 45721 45123 45193 53723 53660 26077 27378 126923 126251
2. Passengerservice .#. ........... 28769 30586 33888 3652 29220 30076 35534 36642 20010 20324 84764 87042
3. Number of revenue tons carried. . 290267509 261835336 448232080 408037449 220361033 224521295 217139278 212049228 149665806 142155281 587166117 578725804
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thous) 60983227 55204649 97 901 312 91073474 51 974 305 50530564 92 727 313 86 810088 38 918591 36 735455 183 620 20 9 174076107
5.Freightrevenue.. . . . 794454976 73351777 19 157 7084061074752793 654206143 64361074 3L 221863 946 140866767 519073884 $483369554 2 395 143 973 2 267 847064
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutationpassengers .. ..... 26640641 28755292 26678251 28820130 15207843 15763489 14729309 15061316 161027 182619 30098179 31007424
6-02. All otherpassengers . . 13 102 867 16189164 16 339329 20762544 9 525 574 12046851 14 031123 16065222 5 190 859 6422723 28 747556 34534796
6-03.Total . . . 39743508 44944456 43017580 49582674 24733417 27810340 28 760432 31126538 5 351 886 6605342 58845735 65 542220
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpassengers . 286 554701 295 984237 287 451009 297341484 281 466 690 290 546410 262 777 662 261915613 1 930 715 2258694 546 175067 554 720717
7-02. All otherpassengers ........ 2926421186 3311 653116 3393 887 508 3922158562 1 822 645500 2 127804458 5026 513743 5 547 007571 1243914222 1402970985 8093073465 9077783014
7-03. Total . . . 3 212 975 887 36076373533681 338 517 4219500046 2104112190 2418 350868 5289 291405 5 808 923164 1245844937 1405229679 8639 248532 9632503731
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutation fares . . 964331 5 176001 $4974995 $5191905 3 944478 (4031964 3488948 (3474 397 $9771 $22096 (7453197 V528457
8-02. Allotherfares. . . .. 72 398425 82123624 85941112 (98946033 640767216 47771099 116 315207 (127374910 29 101067 631437947 8186183490 $206583956
8-03. Total . . .... 77362756 87299625 690916107 (104137938 $44711694 (51803063 (119804155 (130849307 629120838 631460043 $193636687 1214112413
9. Passengerservicetrainrevenue. .. . 118548519 $130118 44 2 $139 936575 (155000817 477 576 986 685844365 $202 467899 $210 886326 $56005914 $54 229 928 ($336050799 (350 960619
10. Passengertrain-miles . . . 39 121530 42 594152 45 792485 51324092 33 977 972 36403617 61215775 63 787034 21666056 22096862 116859803 122287513
11. Passengercarryingcar-miles . . 206 208807 219415973 240800137 260985150 143014980 151630267 343 988461 351 559778 91 451052 91296505 578 454493 594666550
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRATIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 210.1 210.8 218.4 223.2 235.9 225.1 427.0 409.4 260.0 258.4. 312.7 300.8
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . 1.3093 1.3290 1.183% 1.1800 1.2591 1.2740 1.3180 1.314% 1.334% 1.316% 1.304 1.3030
14. Revenue per ton per road. . ..... 62.74 $2.80 $2.58 $2.63 62.97 $2.87 $5.63 $5.38 $3.47 (3.40 $4.08 $3.92
COMMUTATION PAssENOER TuAIrc:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road . .. 10.8 10.3 10.8 10.3 18.5 18.4 17.8 17.4 12.0 12.4 18.1 17.9
16-01. Revenue per pasenger-mile . 1.73 1.75 1.73 1.75 1.40 1.39 1.33 1.33 1.02 0.98 1.36 1.36
17-01. Revenue perpassenger per road . 0.19 (0.18 $0.19 (0.18 (0.26 (0.26 (0.24 $0.23 (0.12 (0.12 60.25 (0.24
Au" OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . 223.3 204.6 207.7 188.9 191.3 176.6 358.2 345.3 239.6 218.4 281.5 262.9
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.47 2.48 2.53% 2.520 2.24% 2.25% 2.31% 2.306 2. 34 2.24% 2.306 2.28%
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road 5.53 $5.07 (5.26 $4.77 $4.28 $3.97 $8.29 $7.93 5.61 ($4.89 $6.48 $5.98
TOTAL PASENGER TRAoWIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road . 80.8 80.3 85.6 85.1 85.1 87.0 183.9 186.6 232.8 212.7 146.8 147.0
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.41% 2.42% 2.47% 2.47% 2.12% 2.14% 2.27% 2.25 2.34 2.24 2.24% 2.220
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road . 1.95 $1.94 (2.11 $2.10 $1.81 $1.86 64.17 $4.20 $5.44 :4.76 $3.29 $3.27
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 82.1 84.7 80.4 82.2 61.9 66.4 86.4 91.1 57.5 63.6 73.9 78.8
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 15.6 16.4 15.3 16.2 14.7 15.9 15.4 1 16.5 13.6 15.4 14.9 16.2
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The 1949 figures include eight wanthat operations if the Missouri Patif
R ntdi 4 ndqebu etheelaildage reported at t le close of each month within the p riod'


strike effective Seatember 9, 1969,


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1951 0 900171


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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

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3 1262 08854 9620 BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED, STATES
Compiled from 122 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 131 steam railways /

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF0 oTOB R 1950 AND 1949


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)
OCTOBER 1950


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 . ..
COMMaTAT8ON PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road . .
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . .
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road .
A2L 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 .


37 654
28 930
38003 705
7 887 484
$104 558 36 5
3036585
1 388 874
4 425 45 9
31 700 74 3
285 611 058
317 311 801
I $560199
7 134 012
7 694 211
$14 228 300
4354057
22 320 598


207.5
1.326%
$2.75
10.4
1.77%
$0.18
205.6
2.500
$5.14
71.7
2.420
$1.74
72.9


1 Inoludes dining and buffet revenue.
The 1949 figures exclude the Missouri Pacifio R. R.


37 613
30 569
26 248 643
5 786 242
$79 368 464
3178 848
1 381 523
4560 371
32 742 427
264085 996
296828423
$560 012
6 524 37
7084 391
$11 946 871
4 599 240
21058 417


45 727
33 897
60336438
13133317
$154 311 077
3041659
1732 799
4 774 458
31 816 393
335 744 879
367 561272
$561 550
I8609367
9170 917
$17 369438
513512 5
26 410 60 9


45 705
36 477
32 734 425
7017 944
$97 275 383
3 185 309
1 748 845
4 934 154
32886055
313 636 731
346522 786
$5616866
(7 875667
8 437 353
$14 237 b74
5 312 272
25 141 529


45070
28 427
36 741 508
8 264 28 2
$105 875 310
1907188
946 108
2 853296
35 997 244
183 683 963
219 62120 7
$494024
$4 424176
$4918 200
$9 825 798
3879752
16701437


45 192
29769
18 397 411
5 540 568
$73325 548
1875 051
991418
2866 469
35448710
176795 318
212 244 028
$487 415
4 162 13'2
4 649547
$8 687 596
3933 927
15 718 961


53 684
35 016
31999321
12 897032
$176 374 945
1 898 002
1 543 877
3 441 879
33940014
553 165 652
587 105 66 6
$455 650
12 653 970
13109 620
$23 499 4891
T216 431.
40818320


r 1 I I *I 4


224.9
1.281%
$2.88
18.9
1.370
$0.26
194.1,
2.41%
$4.68
77.0
2.24#
$1.72


301.2
1.323%
$3.99
18.9
1.37%
$0.26
178.3
2.350
$4.20
74.0
2.190
$1.62
.l0:3
*3:5


40,.0
1.368%
$5.51
17.9
1.314
.00.24

358.3
2.29%
$8.20
170.6
2.23%
$3.81
?U


53 793
36080
26067045
11006 458
$141767 921
1759 743
1635485
3395 228
30 238 393,
528180 586
558 418 979
$403 149'
(11797138
12 200 2871
$21622 761
7019028
37 942 158


422.2
1.2880
$5.44
17.2
1.33%
$0.23
323.0
2.230
$7.21
164.5
2.180
$3.59


28 051
19556
19 359 60 3
4 958254
$68 206 391
16 567
609 958
626 525
174698
150 595114
150 769 812
$1 974
3 629106
3631080:
$8186397
2 462094
11301906


256.1
1.3760t
$3.42
10.5
1.13%
(0.12
246.9
2.41%
$5.95
240.6
2,410

b:3


21 166
15 914
13076545
3 325 628
L 44397066
19 259,
416 429
435 688
227 518
94 812 64 5
95040 163
S$2 354
2 203 590
2 205944
$4124 393
1 881469
7525 596


254.3
1.3350
$3.40
11.8
1.030
$0.12
227.7
2.320
$5.29
218.1
2.320
$5.o06
505


126 805
82 999
88100 432
26119 56 E
$350 456 64 6
3 821 75 *7
3099 943
6 921 70C
70111 95
887 384 72
957496 685
$951 64
0 707 252
165.8 90C
$41 511 684
13558 277l
68 821 663


296.5,
1.342%
$3.98
18.3
1.36%
$0.25
286.3
2.33%
$6.68
138.3
2.26%
$3.13
139


120 151
81 763
57 541 001
19 872 654
$259490 535
3654 053
3043 332
6697 385
65 914 621
799788549
865 703170
$892 91 8
18 162 860
19055 778
$34434750
12834 424
61186 715


345.4
1.306%
$4.51
18.0
1.354
(0.24
262.8
2.270
$5.97
129.3
2.20%
$2.85
.1A


Co. whioh filed no report due to strike.


220.4
1.3720
$3.02
10.3
1.710
0o.18
191.2
2.470
$4.72
65.1
2.39%
$1.55
.5I


217.7,
1.175%
$2.56
10.5
1.76%
$0.18
193.8
2.560
$4.97
7.7.0
2.500
$1.92
3:9


214.4
1.3860
$2.97
10.3
1.71$
$0.18
179.3,
2.510
$4.50
70.2
2.43%
*1.71
'H:89


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UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT. LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM ......
1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950o 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightservice..................... 225435 218866 6392 6397 23654 23655 22856 22958 52903 53010 8073 8092
2. Passengerservice ............. 14901 9 151394 4762 4778 15307 14018 14053 14358 32123 33154 4967 5908
3. Number of revenue tons earried...........26311246 149852783 6444125 5206 998 47746608 25475209 60484866 28895150 114675-59 59577357 22332733 6485782
4. Numberofrevenuetonscarriedonemile(thous). 5891680a 38244689 898644 766 213 8810605 5595396 9954672 4992482 19663 92.3 11354091 5245833 1231702
5. Freightrevenue ............... 785 000 90 *535 527 271 19 218 525 $16202090 0123 789120 *85 499 99 $137 225 535 77059 304 E280 233 18 $178 761 353 *49 752 712 $17 906 919
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutationpassengers .. . 24644718 26162762 3325912 3353104 4816515 5880177 9638875 10090119 17781302 19323400 5074 6461
6-02. Alotherpassengers . . 16781460 18035266 2089393 2318676 2395611 2649680 7463714 8274733 11948712 13243009 343925 367322
6-03. Total . . ....... 41426178 44198028 5415305 5671780 7212126 8529857 17102589 18364852 29730080 3256648P 348999 373783
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpaesengers . 445051855 466587126 66347295 66775665 91006057 109883742 185770154 191127043 343123506 367786450 115650 143628
7-02. Allotherpassengers . . 2127560465 2067531935 126963304 131286731 337123039 363659026 440344514 459160898 904430857 954106655 60133821 49550735
7-03.Total . . .. 2572612320 2534119961 193310599 198062396 428129096 473542768 626114668 650287941 1247554363 1321893105 50249471 49694363
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutation fares . 1132367 6774103 $996169 $965189 11 594169 *1423170 *3028 831 *2931140 $5561916g $5319499 $ 1351 *1674
8-02. All other fares . . . 59097447 14175847 *3975520 *4049481 10601172 J9960791 *15204136 14127048 29780828 28137320 *1475355 1351288
803. Total . . . 66229814 60949 950 1497166 9 5014670 12195341 1383961 18232967 17058188 (35399997 133456819 1476 70 51352962
9. Passengerservicetrainrevenue./ ... $111047473 $94508 313 $6622743 $6442104 *19390826 L6897769 $26152784 $22496116 $52166353 $45835989 $3141138. 2290703
10. Passengertrain-miles . . . 30685180 30282579 1484859 1482944 4641413 4669332 5865506 5983607 11991776 12135883 781068 913032
11. Passengercarrying cear-miles ......... 159704944 151251188 6951929 704958 25028772 25186115 32491973 32687245 64472674i 64922944 4090011 4083112
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIc:
12. Mileasper revenue ton per road . 223.9 255.2 139.5 147.2 184.5 219.6 164.6 172.8 171.5 190.6 234.9 189.9
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . 1332 1.400 2.139 2.1150 1.405% 1.528% 1.3790 1.544 1. 425% 1.5741 0.94$4 1.4
14. Revenuepertoperroad. . ... 2.98 $3.57 $2.98 $3.11 $2.59 $3.36 $2.27 $2.67 $2.44 $3.00 $2.23 $2.76
CoMUTATIoN PASmNGzR TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road ...... 18.1 17.8 19.9 19.9 18.9 18.7 19.3 18.9 19.3 19.0 22.8 22.2
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile ..... 1.600 1.45 1.500 1.45% 1.75X 1.30 1.63% 1.530 1.64 1.450 1.17% 1.170
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road $0.29 $0.26 (0.30 $0.29 $0.33 60.24 (0.31 $0.29 $0.32 $0.28 $0.27 $0.26
ALL OTrHR PASsENGE TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. ... 126.8 114.6 60.8 56.6 140.7 137.2 59.0 55.5 75.7 72.0 145.8 134.9
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile 2.78. 2.62 3.13% 3.08 3.130 2.734 3.450 3.080 3.290 2.950 2.94 2.730
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road $3.52 $3.00 $1.90 (1.75 $4.43 *3.76 62.04 $1.71 $2.49 $2.12 4$.29 $3.68
ToTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road .. 62.1 57.3 35.7 34.9 59.4 55.5 36.6 35.4 42.0 40.6 144.0 132.9
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.57 2.41% 2.57# 2.53 2.850 2.40 2.91 2.62 2.8 2532.8402.532.940 2.729
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road $1.60 $1.38 00.92 $0.88 $1.69 $1.33 $1.07 $0.93 $1.19 $1.03 64.23 $3.62
18. Revenue passenger-milespertrain-mile. 83.8 83.7 130.2 133.6 92.2 101.4 106.7 108.7 104.0 108.9 64.3 54.4
19. Revenue passenger-miles per ear-mile 16.1 16.8 27.8 28.1 17.1 18.8 19.3 19.9 19.4 20.4 12.3 12.2

ITEM SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
1950 1949 1950o 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949






INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 122 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 131 steam railways i
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR TEN MONTHS ENDED WITH OCTOBER 1950 AMID 1949


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM
1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:24404 6392 6 4 3661 2 60 22863 22960 52916 5044 087 7 945
1. Freight servicee...............225624 224404 6392 6424 23661 236"60
2. Passenger service ..... ........ 150 969 156427 4761 4778 13571 14039 14161 14572 32493 33389 5104 5939
3. Number of revenue tonsacarried ........ 2 134 546 801 1 940 156 631 58 623902 55301908 394404082 357 041955 497 683750 450 774089 950711734 863 117 952 180 297 304 152687895
4. Number of revenue tons arrived. hous) 4 874 057 439707950 8197630 7712 215 73 537114 65 252450 82 364908 74 703104 164099 652 147 667 769 42 163 918 37100527
. regtrevenuetonsarriedonemile(thus............... 646 723250 5688 131419507 175347864 166 43705L 037 870 756 948796275 165 884 528 1 068 532310 $2 379 103 148 *183765643 413006142 359141933
6. Number of revenue passengers carried: 71 5 37$9
6 -01. Numberof revenuepassengers carri.......ed: 231949122 257 734 112 30 933 872 .32 704 212 45 189 242 55 664631 92 186 162 102 698 353 168 309 276 191067 196 42 684 71299
6-0. Commutatiopaengers......... 172 877 2319491 208717448 21188898 25360262 24732 642 30352910 77036124 92914759 122957664 148627931 3580387 4 940702
6-03. Total ...pe....... 404826413 466451560 52122770 58064474 69921884 86017541 169222286 195 613 112 291 266940 339695127 3623071 5012001
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutatonpassengers .carried 41713nemile:8049 4583391138 613669332 643187462 841318430 10445880691780805862 1944752730 3235793624 3632528261 1011958 1500875
7-02. Anothermmutation passengers ........22041 709261 25092813 987 1 328 68663 1517 190902 3497 506 926 4079 737093 4 505 425 118 5382 519136 933161868 10979447131 517 600143 660056181
7-03. Total paen ............... 26 213 057 310 29 676 205 125 1 942 355 968 2160 378 364 4 338 825 356 5 124 325 162 6 286 230 980 7327 271 866 12 567 412 304 14611975 39 518 612101 661 557056
8. Passenger revenue.
8-01. Commutation fares... .......$65 734552 5 215 67 9 $9 289775 83966456 14 5321007 $13675 868 $27 971 380 28398390 51793162 $51040714 $12015 $17578
8-021All other fares. .............. *602 393911 715591 42038817 7069296 07 316633 *1144561528151 597240 $163 621688 *300952 690 25147136 15 018042 18173697
8-03. Tota . . ..... 1668 128463 1931270 51328592 r56035752 p21848640 *128132020 179 568 620 $192020078 *352745852 $376187850 15030057 18191275
9. Passengerservicetrainrevenue/ .. $1007620145 $L 048481811 $65010982 $70108642 $174 577207 $179617015 $233163461 $244122454 $472751650 $493848111 *24529194 7173078
10. Passengertrain-miles.............. 296 867 244 319706496 15O011978 15.791109 43 565 729 48 708431 56 943 847 63448655 115 521 554 127 948 195 7 452 023 9 642972
11. Pasengerarryingcar-mies .. .... 1 547 885105 1636723505 72631140 77881894 238799308 261370085 322080925 355471582 633511373 694723561 38681341 45652289
AVERAGES
FREIGHTrr TRAFric: 2
12. Miles per revenue ton per road...... 227.2 226.6 139.8 139.5 186.5 182.8 165.5 165.7 172.6 171.1 233.9 2430
13. Revenue per ton-mile. ...............1.3280 1.338% 2.139% 2.158; 1. 411 .454 1.416 1. 430% 1.450% 1.4790 0.980 20.968
14. Revenueper ton per road. ............$3.02 $3.03 $2.99 $3.01 $2.63 $2.66 $2.34 $2.37 $2.50 $2.53 $2.29 $2.35
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . 418.0 17.8 19.8 19 7 18.6 18.8 19.3 18.97 19.2 19.0 23.7 21.1
16-019 Revenue per pas50senger mile ... 1.58 1.42% 1.510 1.9 1.73 1.91 1.57 1949 1.60 1949 1.1950 1.1949
17-01. Revenue per p&esenger per road ... $0.28 $0.25 $0.30 $0.27 $0.32 $0.25 $0.30 $0.28 0.031 $0.27 $0.28 60.25
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Milesperpassengerperroad .. 1275 120.2 6245795 598 141.4 134.4 5837.5 57.3691 5.9 73.9 26757 144.6 133.6
16- Revenue pere -ie.. .. 2.73 2.620 3 3.10 3.07 2.81 3.36 3.2 2.9 219965 9019882 84587 814
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road. .. 1$3.4 8 $3.15 $1.98 $17286 $4.36 4 $3.77 $1.97 1 1.76 $2.80275 $2.19 $4.19 $36006168
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Milesperpassengersperroad. . 64.8 63.6 7 37.2 62.1 59.6 37.1 7.623 1 3.0 7 13.19 132.0
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile ...... 2.55 2.430 2. 42.59 62.81% 2.50 72.8610 70008125722758
7-03. Revenue per passenger per road. 12032265 44 1.5757391123720.98 0.97 1.79529320066946323041.9 1.09776557967939560751.98 1.21 1.11497789804.158 4 63
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile 883 92.8 129.427610 136.8 99.37856 105.2 110. 115.5 108.8 114.239783312 69.6130418080 13511937
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 16.9 18.1 2333 16.182 21.195 18.2 19.6 19.5 20.6 19.8 21.0 13.4 14.5

SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
16-1. Revenue per paenger-mile 1950 19.749 1950 19.749 1950 1949 195 194 1950 1949 1950 1949
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightvenrve per paenger per road ............ 0.193770 0.137774 45795 4571 4511 4519 5372 53691 28074 26757 126 91 125 641
2. Pasengerseoaviee#.... .. 2878521.6 203 585 33206 88.4 188.24 291.6 176.80046 35482 3643.58 19965 24.4 219882 84587 86 514
3.Number0frevenuetonerparriedrm . 2827114 2.8808979 508568 .5440771874 25710254 242918706 249313859 238.2911627 169025409 155231826 67526654 63626605
417-02. Numberofrevenue tonsper parriedonemile(thou) 6887071 60990893, 11103462 98091420 60 23858 56 071132 10562434 9781654 43876845 4006108 209 739777 93948761
5. Freightrevenue. . ................ $899013 341 $812 886 2429L 312 01948 31.172 028 175 $760 081453 $716 936 291 398 238 89111 282 634688 $587 280 275 $527 7666202 745 600 619 $2527 337599
603. Number of revenue passengers carried:
"-l.Commutation passengers ......... 29677226 31 934'140 29719910 32005439 17 115031 17638540 16 627311. 16 821059 177594 201878 33919936 34661477
6-023. Revenue Allotherpassengers......... 14491741 17570687 18072 128 22 511 89 10471 82 108269 1557500 17 700707 500817 6 639 152 3.847499 37 57812
6-03. Total ............... 44168967 49504827 47792038 54516828 27586713 30676809 32 202 311 34521766 5978411 7041030 65767435 72239605
7. Number of revenue passenger rs pertaione mile:
7-01. RevenCommutationpassengers per car-mile 18 255444 328 726664 319 267402 316.0227 59 17 465 934 325 995 120 296717 676 292154006 20541 2486212 616 287023 62063 33
7-02. All other paengers...............3212 032244 3575739112 3729 632387 4 235795 29320062694632304 599 776 5579679395 6075188157 1394509336 1497783630 8980458194 9877571563
7-03.Total. ..... . .. 3 5 530287 686 3904465 776 4048 899 789 45566022 832 2 323 733397 2 630 594 896 5 876 397071 6367 342163 1396 614 749 1500269 842 9 596 745 217 10498206901
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01.lCommutationfares. ........... $5524 530 45 736012 $b 536 54 5 $05753 590 *4 438 502 $4 519 379 $3 944 598 *43877546 $21 745 *24450 *8 404845 $8421375
9-02.Allotherfare..................$79532437 *88648000 $9455047 *106821697 *45191392 *51933 232*128 969177 7 3972048 32730173. 33 641478 $206890742 *224746758
8-03. Total.. ............. ..$85 056967 94384012 $1000.87024 :$112 575267 $49 629894 $56452611 1132 913775 $43049594 $32 751918 $33665928 *215 295587 1233168 133
9. PasengervieetrainrevenueI/.......... ....32 776818 $142065312 *157 Z0601 159238390 $87402784 94531961 *225 967388 $2 32509087 64192311 $58354262 $3771562483 $385,395310
10.Passengertrain-miles......... ........... 43 475587 46 9935392 5'0927 610 56 636 364 37 857724 40337544 68 432 206 70806062 24128150 23 978331 130418080 135121937
11. Passengercarryingoar-miles ............. 228 529405 240474390 267 21"0 746 6286 126 679 159 716417 167549228 384 693 611 389501936 102 752 958 98822101 647 162986 655 873265
AVERAGES
FamoIGT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road. ........ 209.8 211.7 218.3 222.5 234.3 230.8 424.0 410.8 259.6 258.1 310.6 304.8,
13. Revenue per ton-mile. ............ 1.305% 1.333% 1.182% 1.1950 1.262% 1.279% 1.324 1.3110 1.?338 1.3170 1.3090 1.3030
14. Revenue per ton perroad .......... .....$2.74 $2.82 $2.58 $$2.66 2.96 $2.95 j5.61 $5.39 $3.i7 $3.40 $4.07 *3.97
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAIMC:
15-01.Milesperpassengerperroad . .. 10.7 10. 10.7 '10.3 18.5 18.5 17.8 17.4 11.9 12-3 18.2 17.9
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile...... 1.74 1.740 1.73% 1.74% 1.40 1.390 1.3 1.33% 1.03% 0.98% 1-36% 1.36%
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road . $0.19 $0.18 $0.19 $0.18 $0.26 $0.26 $0.2? $0.23 *0.12 $0.12 $0.25 *0:24
AeL OTHEnR PASSENOE TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road ........ ..221.6 203.5 2o6.4 188.2 191.6 176.8 358.2 343.2 240.4 219.0 282.0o262i9
16-02. Revenueperpassenger-mile ...... 248%2.48% 2.54% 2.52% 2.250 2.250 2.31% 2.29% 2.:350 2.25% 2.30%2. 8%
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road . $5.49 $5.05 $5.23 $4.75 $4.32 $3.98 $8.28 $7.86 $5.64 $4.92 $6.50 $5.98
TOTALrPAsuNoaR TRAFic
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. .. 79.9 78.9 84.7 83.8 84.2 85.8 182.5 184.4 233.6 213.1 145.9 143
16-03. Revenue perpaesenger-mile ...... 2.41% 2.42% 2.47% 2.470 2.140 2.15% 2.26% 2.250 2.350 2.24% 2.240 2.22%
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road ... $1.93 $1.91 $2.09 $2.06 $1.80 $1.84 $4.13 $4.14 $5.48 $4.78 $3.27 $3.23
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile ... 81.2 83.1 79.5 80.6 61.4 65.2 85.9 89.9 57.9 62.6 73.6 77.7
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 15.4 16.2 15.2 16.0 14.5 15.7 15.3 16.3 13.6 15.2 14.8 16.o


The 1949 figures include eight months' operations of the Missouri Pacifi c R. R. Go. due strke.
_ Represents an average of the mileage reported at the close of each month within the period.
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BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 122 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 131 steam railways

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR TH MONTH 0 IOVEIMBR 1950 AnD 1949


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)
NOVEMBER 1950


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 or re enue passengers carried one mile:
7-01 Commutaon passenger . .
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 ear-miles . . .
AVERAGES
Fitzi H 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 OTHERza PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-4)2. 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 .
,/ Inoludes dining and buffet even


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28 760
36832 944
7 464 793
$100527082
2906282
1 400202
4 306484
30 955 179
290 452670
321407 849
$536 841
$6 810 700
7 347541
$14872862
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21569755


202.7
1.3470
$2.73
10.7
1.73%
$0.18
207.4
2.34%
$4.86
74.6
2.290
$1.71
75.9
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33645
55 974 380
11942 344
$143 423 760
2 910 947
1776 666
4 687 61 3
31069 646
344455094
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$538 182
$8444204
$8982 386
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25 563 574


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1.2010
$2.56
10.7
1.730
$0.18

193.9
2.450
$4.75
80.1
2.390
$1.92
75.2
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35 955
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$121004 343
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1650 512
4773 664
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310 214 849
342 358582
$549 825
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8 298273
$14 051 91.
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216.8
1.2290
$2.66
10.3
1.710
$0.18

188.0
2 500
$4:69
71.7
2. 42
$1.74
70.5
14.3


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28 427
28397075
6 797 882
$89600470
1719 864
1049 910
2 769774
31 681 322
190 524 407
222 205 729
$442 301
$4 502 305
$4 944,606
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181.5
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$4.29

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18369 989
5 286294
$68571251
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2 796 973
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14868 332


287.8
1.297?
$3.73

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$0.26

167.4
2.340
$3.92
73.7
2.19
$1.62
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13.9


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29834380
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$158093038
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1 481 573
3167 509
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551 528 528
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$13029355
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2.360
$4.11
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27,145 842
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1 720 724
1 579 770
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29 950 996
477 123 057
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$20 701 293
6 775 177
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1.3680
$5.11
17.4
1.33%
$0.23

302.0
2.320
$7.00
153.6
2.260
$3.47
74.8
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573370
587 788
167604
140751 941
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$1 764
$3482024
$348378
$6825 76,
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252.1
1.350
$3.40
11.6
1.05
$0.12
245.5
2.470
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239.7
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$5.93
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20637
16731 840
4118349
$565288480
18 966
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220 872
124057 246
124278 118
$2 259
2 858 236
2860 495
$5 496 564
2473 851
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1.3730
$3.38
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1.020
$0.12

217.0
2.300
$5.00

210.4
2.300
$4.84
50.2
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82 890
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3 420 218
3 104 85 3
6 525 071
61624 323
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24.04
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1.41%
$0.25
274.7
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$6.63

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$3.29
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$4.24
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$5.64
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1.3390
$2.79
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UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREATLAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949

AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:2949525000072897
1. Freightservice............. 225369 225830 6388 6396 23663 236S5 22854 22949 5289. 5300 8072 8097
2. Pasengerservice.................... 148589 155480 4763 4763 13238 13939 14053 14338 32054 33040 4885 5567
3. Number of revenuetons carried. . 235515194 183209964 5843730 5651599 42504051 32799397 53558381 3710584S 101906162 755566839 19141436 15324905
4. Numberofrevenuetonsearriedonemile(thous) 58 191 439 43331 119 800075 777 900 7 61; 786 6451627 8481357 6725 910 16899218 13955 437 4 477 551 3573 614
5. Freightrevenue. ............... 711157376 $587431524 $17552692 $15854160 $11006 96 54 $92511016 $126358011 $94367908 $853980557 $208733084 $42896678 $37048888
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6.-CoNmmutation assengers. ......... 2862607 25093500 3189404 3291583 4355173 5600206 8986865 9580537 16531442 18472326 4665 5161
6-02. Allotherpassengers ....... 16509563 17797113 2004825 2,39353 4573125 2651062 7186094 7965995 11628044 128956410 376464 354554
6-3.Total . ............. 39378170 42890613 5194229 5630936 6792298 8251268 16172959 17546532 88159486 31428736 381129 359715
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpassengers....edone...le: 410284958 442189472 63211459 64257262 8164i294 104111891 172737236 179294592 517590989 347663745 114467 123953
7-02. Alotherpassengers.........2089740513 2045975 758 126071289 145446037 331754453 358879794 434430618 456387956 898 88940 960713787 54002484 49185340
7-S3.Total . .............. 2500025471 24881652830 189282748 209703299 413396327 4629916 5 607167854 635682548 120984699 1308377532 54116891 49309293
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01 .Comnuitationfares 6. . 6628575 6507231 $950143 $938808 $14512a2 $1399315 $2817253 $2767170 $5218648 5105293 $1341 $1517
8-02.Allother fares ..9.. ........ 5,9235145 (57259302 (4021432 64556286 $11142308 (12650988 (15041197 614320706 $30204937 $31527980 3 1633504 (1380897
8-03.Total. .. ............... 65863720 963766533 $4971575 $5495094 12 593560 9140500305 $17858450 $17087876 $35423585 $36633273 $1634845 $1382414
9. Passengerservicetrainrevenue . $123876050 $97334392 $6700438 $6884311 $1993i1409 $19361370 $25587928 $22362730 $52219775 $48608411 35E09356 $2220160
10. Passengertrain-miles . . 29621046 89091140 1459010 1456207 4488924 4205405 5649398 5576274 11597332 11237886 759543 788689
11. Passengercarryingcar-miles . .. 152620477 146173877 6904223 7061505 24296168 23450173 31329396 31342240 62529787 61853918 3993819 3702239
AVERAGES
FRasuGHT TRAFC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road ...... 221.6 236.5 136. 137.6 179.2 196.7 158.4 181.3 165.8 184.7 233.9 233.2
13. Revenueperton-mle.......... .363 1.3560 2.194? 2.0380 1.4450 1.4340 1.4906 $. ? $1.5039 .538 $0.95 107
14. Revenue per ton per road . . $3.02 $3.21 $3.00 $2.81 $2.59 $2.82 $2.36 $2.54 $2.49 $2.68 $2.24 $2.42
15-01. Milesperpassengerperroad 17.9 17.6 19.8 195 18.7 2 18.6 19.2 189.2 18.8 24.5 24.0
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road.... $0.29 $:.26 60.30 $0.29 $0.:33: $0.25 $0.31 $0.29 $0.32 $0.28 $0.29 $0.29
ALL O PASSENGER TBAc: 76.7
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . .. 126.6 115.0 62.9 62.2 136.1 135.4 60.557. .76.7 74.1 143.4 138.7
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.830 2.80 3.19 3.13 3.360 4.53 3.460 314 390 3.28 2 281 9
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road . ($3.59 $3.22 $2.01 $1.95 $4.57 $.77 $2.09 $1 $260 $2.43 .34 $3.89
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road . 63.5 58.0 36.4 37.2 60.9 56.1 37.5 36.2 43.0 41.6 142.0 137.1
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile .... 2.63 2.560 2.63% 2.62% 3.05, 3.03% 2.9 2.69 2.93% 2.80% 3.2% 2.80
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road $1.67 $1.49 $0.96 $0.98 $1.85 $1.70 $1.10 $0.97 1.26 $1.17 .29 $ 3.84
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 84.4 85.5 129.7 144.0 92.1 110.1 107.5 114.0 104.3 116.4 71.2 62.5
19. Revenue passenger-miles per ear-mile 16.4 17.0 27.4 29.7 17.0 19.7 19.4 20.3 19.3 21.2,13.6 .13.-3
SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
1950 1949 1950 1949 I 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949









INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 122 reports of revenue.traffic statistics representing 131 steam railways

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR ELEVEN MONTHS ENDED WITH NOVEMBER 1950 AND 1949


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)


ITEM UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightservice .... ........ 5. .603 225801 6392 6422 23668 23659 22 862 22959 52916 53040 8086 7958
2. Passengerservioc. ........... 150749 157219 4761 4777 13540 14030 14151 14553 32458 3336C 5084 5905
3. Number of revenue tons carried........ 2370147346 8185243103 64467632 60953507 436908133 389841352 551327482 487879932 1052703847 938674791 199438740 160012 800
4. Number ofrevenue tons carried one mile(thous). 537065496 483 586428 8997704 849C01 5 81154900 71704077 90846 265 81429014 180 998869 161623806 46641469 40674141
5. Freightrevenue . .... . 07147 880 626 6 476 538 48 $192 900 556 $182 2912181 147 940 6101 041 3072 891 2928 242 539 1162 900 218 2633083705 386498 7 45590282C 96190821
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutationpassengers . 25481179 .882887612 34 123 276 35995795 49544415 61864837 101173027 112278 890 184840718 809 59582 47349 76460
6-02. Allother passengers . .... 189386854 226631737 23 193723 27699615 27 169767 330039782 84 222 218 100880754 134 585708 161584341 3 956 851 5295256
6-03. Total . . . ... 444198583 509459349 57 316999 63695410 767141828 94868809 185395245 213159644 3194264286 371183863 4004800 5371716
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01.Commutationpassengers . 4581633007 5025580610 676880791 707444724 922960784114869 9601953543098 212404732 3553384613 3980192006 1186425 162a428
7-02.Allotherpassengers . . 8413144974 87168 08 1454 757925 1 662 636 939 3829 26095 4438 61688 4 939 855736 5 838 90709 10223 8746 1194010918 571602 567 70941521
7-03.Total . . ... 8713088781321881056982131638716 2370081663 47522881683 5871647 6 893 398834 7962954414 13 777 8598 3315 940 5894 572788998 710866349
8. Passenger revenue: "
8-01. Commutationfares . . 363 1 7 $71788910 LO 239918 "9905264 115983859 15 078183 5 30 788 633 $31165560 657011810 656146007 $13356 019095
8-02.Allotherfares. . ... $661689 06 *714433430 146060249 516285582 18 458941 :1872107140 $166638437 8177942394 331157627 356 75116 616651546 019554594
8-03,Total . . . 733992153 786156340 56 300167 161530846 $134442200 1421883233 $197 427070 6209107954 6388169437 (418821183 616664902 619573689
9. Passengerservicetrainrevenue/ . 1131496198 1146687119 $71711421 76 992953 $194508616 $198978385 258751 3 8 9 266485184 52497142`6 $548456 522 (28038552 29393238
10. Passenger train-miles 326488290 349098418 16470988 17247316 480546533 58913836 62593245 69024929 127118886 139186081 8211566 10431661
11. Passenger carrying car-miles . . 1700493581 1784093538 79535363 84943399 263095476 t84820258 353410321 386813822 696041160 756577479, 42675160 49354528
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 226.6 227.5 139.6 139.3 185.7 183.9 164.8 166.9 171.9 172.2 233.9 242.1
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . 1.331 1.3390 2.144# 2.147# 1.4150 1.4520 1.4220 1.4280 1.4550 1.477% 0.9770 0.9740
14. Revenue per ton per road . . $3.02 $3.05 $2.99 $2.99 $2.63 $2.67 *2.34 $2.38 $2.50 $2.54 $2.29 $2.36
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
16-01. Miles per passenger per road. . 18.0 17.8 19.8 19.7 18.6 18.7 19.3 18.9 19.2 19.0 23.8 21.3
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.580 1.43% 1.51% 1.40O 1.73% 1.31% 1.580 1.470 1.60% 1.41% 1.190 1.18%
17-01. Revenue per singer per road $0.28 60.25 o0.30 $0.28 *0.32 0.25 0.30 0.28 $0.31 (0.27 $0.28 $0.25
ALL OTHEnR PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . 127.4 119.9 62.7 60.0 140.9 134.5 58.7 57.9 76.0 73.9 144.5 133.9
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile 2.74 2.630 3.170 3.11 3.091 2.860 3.37 3.05 3.240 2.990 2.91 2..76
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road 3.49 (3.15 (1.99 11.86 (4.36 $3.85 $1.98 $1.76 (2.46 12.21 64.21 (3.69
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. . 64.6 63.2 37.2 37.2 61.9 59.3 37.2 37.4 43.1 42.9 143.0 132.3
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.56 2.44 2.64% 2.60% 2.83%2.54. 2.86% 2.63 2.82% 2.590 2.910 2.%7e
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road . 1.65 $1.54 0.98 00.97 $1.75 $1.51 $1.O6 0o.98 61.22 $1.11 14.16 3.64
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 87.9 92.2 129.4 137.4 98.9 105.6 110.1 115.4 108.4 114.4 69.7 68.1
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 16.9 18.0 26.8 27.9 18.1 19.6 19.5 20.6 19.8 21.0 13.4 14.4
SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
_____1950 1949 190 199 195 199 195 199 1950 199 19509


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 o.her padwrnger- ... .....
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 . .
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 .


37 703
28781
365 104158
76 335 504
0999 540483
32 583 50
15 891943
48 475451
349 210 635
3 502 484 9,14
3 851 695 537
(B 061 371
86 343107
92 404478
(147 649 688
47712096
250087159


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1.3090
$2.74
10.7
1.7 4
(0.19
220.4
2.470
$5.43
79.5
2.40%
$1.91
80.7
15.4


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33 865,
564 542 89
128 976 973
3.455 443 242
32 630 851
19 848794
52 479 65]


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38367686214 074 087483
4197 5150654 424424 5829


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$95 015 207
$101299527
$153 897040
51061399
860 675 547


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(102 994 653
(109 069 38
(175 688 234
55 923 662
292 762 319


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36472
486 177328
107 953 691
)1 293 032 518
35128 591
24 161 901
59 290492
362 371272
4,546 010142
4 908 381 414
$6 303415
(114 569 801
120873 216
*183 290278
61493060
310 030075


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29075
285 499 616
67 0364 69
$849 681923
18 834 895
11 521 592
30 3564 87
349 145256
2 196 793 870
2545 939126
$4880 803
$49 693 697
$54 574 500
$98 377 213
41 601 17 8
174 990 258


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30021
261 288695
61 357 425
785 507 542
19396 872
14076910
33 473 782
'58 805 246
2 478 466 595
2P836 671 841
64 970200
1 56 002 955
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44 085074
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53717
35436
278 972979
117 283 94
11556 331929
18 313 247
17 056 573
35 369 80C
326 493073
6101 432 526
6427 925 59S
$4 372 276
$L41 570 852
$145 943130
$261 441 246
75 374 390
423 369 804


53 701
36 540
265 262115
107 945 314
11421229054
18 541783
1928047 7
37 822 260
322105002
6 552 311214
6 874 416 216
$4 276 579
$150 226 963
$154 503542
$253 210379
77 581239
425 3 85 979


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19919
188 428 606
48 769 240
$653 339826
192 01 2
6 374187
6 566199
2 273017
1535 261 277
1 537 534294
.$23 509
(36 212 197
36 235706
$71 018079
26470174
113 330040


28152
20 826
173 840 174
44 726 792
$590 270 584
220 844
7 528 108
7 748952
2 707.084
16A45 576219
1 648 283 303
$26 709
(36 958 595
36 985 304
$64 721770
26 752 964
109 882 445


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234.8
1.2670
$2.98
18.5
1.400
$0.26
190.7
2.26%
$4.31
83.9
2.14
61.80
61.2
14.5


234.8
1.2800
$3.01
18.5
1.390
$ *0.26
176.1
2.26%
$3.98
84.7
2.15%
$1.82
64.3
15.6


420.4
1.327%
$5.58
17.8
1.340
$0.24
357.7
2.320
$8.30
181.7
2.27%
$4.13
85.3
15.2


406.9
1.317%
(5.36
17.4
1.330
$0.23
339.8
2.290
*7.79
181.8
2.250%
$4.08
88.6
16.2


258.8
1.3400
$3.47
11.8
1.030
$0.12
240.9
2.360
$5.68
234.2
2.360
$5.52
58.1
13.6


257.3
1.3200
$3.40
12.3
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(0.12
218.6
2.250
$4.91
212.7
2.24
$4.77
61.6
15.0


126898
8443 2
752 901 201
233 089654
43 059 353 67
37 340 154
34 95235 E
72 292 506
677 911 34
9 833 487 673
10 511 399019
$9 276590
$227 476 746
$236 753336
*430 836 53 6
143 445 742
711 690102


309.6
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$4.06
18.2
1.37?
$0.25
281.3
2.310
$6.51
145.4
2.250
$3.27
?73.3
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87 387
700 390 984
214 029 531
(2 797 007 160
38 159499
40 885 495
79044 994
683 017 33
10 676 354 028
11 359 371360
9 273 488
E43188 513
525462 001
$420 940319
148 419 277
717 485 984


305.6
1.3070
$3.99
17.9
00.24
261.1
2.28%
$5.95
143.7
2.22%
$3.19
76.5
15.8


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE : 1951 0 900171


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37758
30 567
318 164 528
67 259 550
$896 841697
35052131
18 866 645
53 918 776


211.4
1.3330
(2,82
10.3
*0.18
203.4
2.480
$5.04
"77.8
2.410
$1.88
82.2
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217.8
1.1840
#2.58
10.7
1.730
*0.19
205.3
2.533
#5.19
84.3
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79.1
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222.0
1.198%
$2.66
103.
1.740
$0.18
188.1
2.520
$4.74
82.8
2.460
$2.04
79.8
15.8


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BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 122 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 131 #team railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF DECEMBER 1950 AND 1949


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)
DECEMBER 1950


ITEM UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
1950 1949 195o0 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949
AGGREGATES
1 Freiht road ted......at ........close of month 225262 5702 6379 6395 23667 23655 22864 22891 52910 52941 8072 8095
2. Psengerervice.................... 148333 154609 4775 4763 13181 13927 13886 14327 31842 33017 4887 5462
3. Number of revenue tons carried ........ 209265113 186439275 5604881 5641948 38711810 35755072 47510948 43565521 92,827639 84962541 18194471 15056349
4. Numberof revenuetonscarriedonemile (thous) 51456439 42850511 848589 794999 7907701 6649539 8441079 7118353 17197369 14562891 4490432 3652212
5. Freightrevenue. . . . 673945256 7543777 (17101013 $L6624906 $107,42192-1 $95990909 $117342416 $101985902 $241865350 $214601717 $43726383 634513384
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutationpassenger . .. 22906865 25684182 2892469 3117375 4572065 6603029 8742915 9483 113 16207449 19203517 3775 4496
6-02.All other passengers ......... 19129719 19357387 2237438 2450833 2929448 2883615 7927483 8185493 13094369 13519941 481621 428528
6-03. Total ..... . . 4. 2 0436584 45041569 5129907 5568208 7501513 9486644 16670398 17668606 29301818 32723458 485396 43 024
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpasengers.one....... 408217334 452194589 56351674 59960698 86004934 121763480 168376693 177977936 310733301 359702114 92746 99274
7-02. All other passengers e ......... 649755939 4459718006 148341009 153166699 423829565 403720111 541217661 517246659 1113388235 1074133469 72846632 59877354
7-03. Total .. . ... 3 0579 73273 2 911912595 204692683 213127397 509 834499 525483591 709594354 695224595 1424121536 1433835583 72939378 59976628
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01.Commutationfares . . $6709486 $6813442 $879465 $906228 $1547912 $1798763 $2748096 $2736600 $5175473 $5441591 1063 $1.202
8-02.Allotherfares . . $72625391 $67570550 $4704216 $4950053 13788997 (12666385 $18209445 $17341787 9367026056 34958225 (2063447 41 724038
8-03.Total . . .... 79334877 74383992 $5583681 $5856281 15336909 1446514 $20957541 $20078387 41878131 40399816 2064510 1725240
9. Passengerervice train revenue / .... $224750101 $11411483 6$9787632 $7561845 $42378189 $20179389 49826527 $26237757 $101992348 $53978991 $6307514 $2761762
10. Passenger train-miles . .....32252294 32357796 1546426 1576693 4953027 4942611 6092523 6263837 12591976 1273 141 896953 919 229
11. Passengercarrying car-miles . . 169116321 1618668800 7387296 7709295 26 768634 26370594 35721331 34580642 67877261 68660531 4609728 4447835
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road .. 245.9 229.8 151.4 140.9 204.3 186.0 177.? 7 163.4 187.3 171.4 246.8 242.6
13. Revenue per ton-mile ...... . 1.310 1.343 2.015 2.091 1.3580 1.44w 1.390 1.43 1.06 1.47 4% 0.97W 0.9450
14. Revenuepertonperroad. . 13.22 1.09 3.05 2.5 $2.7 2.68 62.47 62.34 $2.63 $2.53 2.0 .29
C loM UTATON TAssENGER TRAFic: $.
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. .. 17.8 17.6 19.5 19.2 18.8 18.4 19.3 18.8 19.2 43.8 50.3 38.5
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile 1.6 1.5 21.5673 1.5175 301.8 2.7548 21.695 2. 2.9467 2.8 2.88
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road . 10.29 10.27 $10.309 1.2905 2.0.34 1.527 126 $1.14 143 1.23 .25 .298
ALL Orium PAwENOGza TRAFic:
15-02. Miles erpassenger-meer road ..-mile... 138 12.0 132.4 135.2 1262.5 144.7 140.0 68.3 63.2 85.0 79.4112.2 81.3 65.2
16-02. Revenue perpassenger-mile per car-m 2. 2.75 3.17 3.23 1.25 19. 21. 20.13210 20.9 15.83 213.5
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road 3.80 49 2.10 2.02DISTRICT NORTHWE.71 ERN REGION CEN.30.25RAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT288
1950 1949950 491950 1949 1952.30 12.8 194.59 14.28950 1949.02
15-03. Milesperpassenger. perroad . 72. 64.6 39.9 38. 68. 55.4 42.6 9.3 48.6 43.6096 19446150. 18.5
16-03. Revenueperpassenger-rile . 2.5969690 31072.55 909 52.73164161 461322.75 8 18367545 12.75456471 811711 2.893624470 1772.988647 162.8 5 64873313 553444762.88
17-031. Revenue per passenger per road . 1.89225 1.65 27 31.09 1.05 2.769 191104563 1.52 $58 1 1685477 17061470 1.4376 17.23 61 3610416 3398 96
18. Revenue passengers. pertr 17n-mle 48 10 12.4 135.2 31102.9 9 106.3240 1759 8 11 11.0 13.1 112.2 81.3 65.2
19. Number of revenue passenger-mils per car-mile .18.0727.6 19.0 19 21.0 20.1 21.0 20.9 15.8 13.

ITEM SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 194950365 195 1949 1950 1949
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
703. Freihtotaervice . . . 4277739755 37592 45625 46145687 45020 4580 53655 5378405 177 2805 217738 1 126727 127074
8. Passenger servicenue:............. 28646 29705 3353 35367 2842 29769 35085 3 096 1944 20560 82958 86425
3. Numberofrevenuetationarried . .. 34969573690 1075909 516461 4612258 18367545 15456471 28117121 2362447 17788647 1626353 64275313 5544476
4. Numberofrevenueton carriedonemile thusu) 7623775 6319057590 11440032 10781218 42020547 996555095 4664 30 1471832678 9487717 4802500 4169624 2Z 1466 44863701 1831107649
5. Freightretal . . . ... $98688541797 85235779601 148 12414924307 $11974963 $7324063414 $61772501 $153159937603 123951142 $66302430592 $553626519 252 966498439 $241086816
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01.Commutationparevssengers... . 31085225 3076273 38163842 1861140769 191156 16755817 4416854795057 1247067495 13376 17612 61041 3399514796
6-02. Passengllotherpassengmiles . . 1762816 1737875 071 2445764199 5166403 131799 1235240 175981 146451 7397243 170976 71903 72640 742 1790913 367043
6-03. TotalPaengercarryingar-miles.. . .. 4 26848041 414148 53334381 7 524772 22362 29108192198 445253 31586466 732679 7410 652 740133 29 707097349
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-13. RevenCommutationpasmilnger . 32490756 32367343 325802 2466617 423642 3031554 1.30499598 2950265 14512 20795 6490053.1 600251.316 58
7-02. AlRevenotue perpa tossenger road......... 3948664 36903480 46773327 42891257 25617652 220964555 634908605 57598040 17754903 16000978 1064.51431 95667280
7-03. Total. . .. ............... 427377397 401402146 500316775 461378774 290412944 25128009- 665408203 605200405 177713815 160217738 1133534962 1016698238
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutationfarer road........... 57212 54..938 0.5 7427510.55451400.50.551586717.9 1428.13142239 18.1 9632717.3 12.632 11.8 18.09597 17.2671
16-01. Revenue pAllother passenger-m$93758ile5 $9. 0570 ile 11440032 $1078176 .681.752054 497260 141324 133403 0.99248230 0.99624466 1.244482 1701.3831107
8-03. TotalRevenue per pa.994979en9601118nger per1214 road 1126 600.19 0.18 0.19 0.18 0.27 0.26 0.26 1363036249862 0.12 626519.12 24424 57810.24
9. Milsengers pervie ptrassrevenuer per road.. . ... 3185628 15859384 816384 $1862146 $2431 67 10175817.9 344595057.8 332416749 2415767.8 220.478 $7171389 281.4593911 45260.614701
10. Passengertrain-miles.........senger-mile 26724 2.4777071 2.576499 569600 4032615 4 2.246451 739243 7184162.30 2.39466265 2547742 132.96 1 2.2387855
17-02. RPassenger carrying ar-mles ......... 26772199 25.042700 3138927 29490535 16825697 4.61923198 41417553 38.36 715893 1161383 0366600 695713 6373.957734
AVERAGES
FRTI. P TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue tonper road . 218.0 203.2 227.9 2160. 300 ,86.3 19301.8 420.8 401.6 270.0 256.4 344.5 331.0
13. Revenue per ton-mile r-mile ........... 29.3 21.350 2. 17640 1.202.45 2908 3215 2.2801 2.206 2.300 1.328.261.08 2.241.316
14. Revenue p ptoassenger per road ......... $2.02 $12.74 $2.68 $2.16 1.87 $99 1.860 $5.48 $5.2599 3.80 3.088 4.514 4.3620
COMMUTATION PAssENGERD TRc:
15-01. Mileseper passenger per road ...... 10.5 10.5 10.5 10.5 17.9 18.1 18.1 17.3 12.3 11.8 18.0 17.?
16-01. Revenue passeng nger-miles per train-mile. 1. 87.861.84.0 86.8 81.60 72.0 51 160.64160.6 90.045 841.32 72.1 62.9 81.46 7.3
17-01. Revenue erpassenger-miler car-mileoad ... .19 0.186.0 10.19 $0.185.6170.2 15.26 16.126 16$0.2 .12 0.12 $0.27 60.24
A OIncludes P dining and T buffet renue.
15-02. Milesperpassenerr perroad...... 224.0 212.3 208.4 198.0 195.3 178.9 360.8 336.7 246.8 220.4 281.9 260.6
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile ...... 2.370 2.450 2.4+50 2.51% 2.150 2.250 2.32% 2.30% 2.390 2.27% 2.299 2.28%
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road .... $5.32 65.21 $5.10 $4.98 $4.21 4.03 $8.36 $7.74 $5.91 #4.99 $6.46 5.95
TOTAL PAsasNoERTRtAFFIc:
15-03. Miles perpassengerparroad...... 88.2 83.4 93.8 87.9 90.1 86.3 193.1 177.1 242.6 215.4 153.2 143.8
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mpler ..... 2.. 205$.399 2.20 *2.1 2.08% 2.15% 2.28% 2.250 2.39% 2.26% 2.24O%2.23%
17-03. Revenue per passenger-mloe o.2.05 $1.9 292.25%$2.1%'$1.87 61.86$4.4 9 $88
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile... 87.8 84.0 86.8 81.0 72.0 60.6 90.0 44.24.12.9
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 16.0 16.0 15.9 15.6 17.3 15.5 16.1 16.3 1 3 15.3 15.53- 16.2 16.0
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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 122 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 131 steam railways

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)


FOR TWELVE MONTHS ENDED WITH DECEMBER 1950 AND 1949


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 .


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UNITED STATES


NEW ENGLAND REGION


1950 o 1949 1950 1949


GREAT LAKES REGION
1950 1949


CENTRAL EASTERN REGION


EASTERN DISTRICT


1950 1 1949 1950 1949


i i I I 1 .1 1 1 I -


225 606
150 551
2579 734 521
588 521 790
$7 821 825 880
277 718 594
208 522 317
486 840 911
4 989 850 341
26 781 330 279
31 771 180 620
$79 072 613
$734 199 39 E
$813 272 011
$1 360 204 072
358 740 584
1 869 609903


228.1
1.329%
$3.03
18.0
1.58U
$0.28
128.4
2.74%
$3.52
65.3
2.56%
$1.67
88.6
17.0


225 794
157000
2 311 682 378
526 491056
17051 976 201
308 511794
245 994 41 8
554 506 212
5 477 775 199
29 622 261 994
35 100 037193
6 78 536352
781 989 016
660 525 367
$1 260 801 957
381 456 214
1 945 962 33


6391
4762
70072 513
9 846 293
$210 001 569
37 015 74 5
25 431161
62 446 906
733 232 465
1 603 098 934
2 336 331 399
E11119383
50 764465
61 883 84
$83 456 83
18 017414
86 922 659


6 419
4776
66 595 455
9 285 114
$198 916124
39113170
30 150 44
69263 618
767 405422
1 615 803 638
2 583 209060
$10 811492
56 575 635
67387127
$84 554 793
18 824009
92 652 694


23 66 2
13 512
475 619943
89 062 601
. 255 362 531
54 116480
30099215
84 215 695
1008 965 658
4 253 090 524
5 262 056 182
$17 531 171
I132 247 938
149 77910 9
$236 886 805
53 007 680
289 864 11 1


23 659
14 022
425 596424
78 353 61 6
11137 298 200
67 867 866
35 887 587
103 755 453
1 270463440
4 842 336 996
6112 800438
$16 873 946
(139 773 524
$156 647 470
$219157 774
57 56 44 7
311 190 85 2


22 894
14 129
598 862 65C
99 287 344
)1 409 584 95E
109 915 942
92 149701
202 065 64 3
2121919791
5 481073 3971
7 602 993 18
$33 536 729
84 847 882
218 384 611
$308 577916
68 685 76
387 131 652


22 953
14 533
531445453
88 547 367
)1 264 886 120
121 762003
109 066 24 7
230 828 250
2 302025258
6 356 153 751
8 658 179009
$33 902160
V195 284182
229 186 34 2
$292 722 941
75 288 766
421 394 464


52 947
32403
1144 555 106
198 196 238
$2 874 94905b
201 048 167
147 680077
348 728 24 4
3 864 117 914
11 337 262 855
15 201 380 769
$62187 283
(367 860285
430 047 56b
$628 921559
139 710 862
763 918422


53 031
33 331
1 023 637 332
176 186097
$2601100444
228 743039
175 104282
403 847 321
4 339 894 120
13 014 294387
17 354 188 507
$61 587 598
V391633 341
53 20939
$596 435 513
151 969 222
825 238 010


+ I I I I F- I I


227.8
1.3390
$3.05
17.8
1.430
$0.25
120.4
2.64%
$3.18
63.3
2.
$1.55
92.0
18.0


140.5'
2.133%
$3.00
19.8
1.52%
$0.30
63.0
3.170
$2.00
37.4
2.65%
$0.99
129.7
26.9


139.4
2.142%
$2.99
19.6
1.41l
$0.28
60.2
3.12%
$1.88
37.3
2.61V
$0.97
137.2
27.9


187.3
1.410%
$2.64
18.6
$0.32
141.3
36.110
(4.39
62.5
2.85%
$1.78
99.3
18.2


184.1
1.45 1
$2.67
18.?
1.33%
$0.25
134.9
2.890
(3.89
58.9
2.56%
$1.51
105.7
19.6


165.8
1.420%
$2.35
19.3
1.580
$0.31
59.5
3.370
$2.01
37.6
2.870
$1.08
110.7
19.6


166.6
1.428%
$2.38
18.9
1.47%
$0.28
58.3
3.070
$1.79

37.5
2.65
$0.99
115.0
20.5


173.2
1.451%
$2.51
19.2
1.61%
$0.31
76.8
3.24%
$2.49

43.6
2.830
$1.23
108.8
19.9


172.1
1.4764 '
$2.54
19.0
1.42%
$0.27
74.3
3.010
$2.24

43.0
2.61W
$1.12
114.2
21.0


POCAHONTAS REGION


1950


8085
5068
217 633 211
51 131 901
*499 629203
51 124
4443 698
4 494 822
1 219171
644 467 856
645 687027
$14419
$18 659985
$18 674404
$34 346066
9 108 519
47 284 888


234.9
0.977%
$2.30
23.8
1.18%
$0.28
145.0
2.90o
$4.20

143.7
2.890
$4.15
70.9
13.7


1949


7 969
5 868

183 069 149
44 326 353
*430 704 205
80956
5 729078
5 810 034
1 724102
769137 775
770 861 877
$20 297
5 21263667
321283 964
$32 155 000
11 350 890
53 802 363


242.1
0.972%
$2.35
21.3
1.180
60.25
134.3
2.76%
63.71

132.7
2.760
$3.66
6 .9
1.3


SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service # ............. 37689 37746 45774 45715 45101 45192 53712 53708 28072 28148 126885 12704&
2. Passenger service # ............ 28770 30494 3383 6 34362 29021 30000 35410 36503 19879 20804 8431C 87307
3. Number of revenue tons carried . 400085790 349240437 617 719001 532309586 303 862 660 276745166 307 090 100 288886585 206 507 654 190103709 817 460414 755 735460
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile(thous) 8395927B 73573309 135 091179 117899662 72 546010 66075 850 129116623 117433031 53 571740 48896 416 255 234 37 232 405297
5. Freight revenue .............. $1098 228962 $982 077 476 t 597 858 165 1412 781681 $922 922553 $847 280043 1710 325 689 1545180197 $715 770412 $645 633836 $3349018660 3 038094076
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutationpassengers........ 35668733 38128404 35719857 38209360 20746456 21072453 19998724 20248486 205388 238456 40950570 41559395
6-02. Allother passengers . .. 17655277 20604520 22098975 26333598 12833391 15312150 18816384 20990240 7093490 8254148 38743265 44556538
6-03. Total . . . 53 324010 58732924 57 818832 64542950 33579849 36384603 38 815108 41238726 7298876 8492604 79 693 83E 86115933
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpassengers...... ... 381701379 393113787 382920550 394837889 383381677 388520786 356992671 351607367 2437529 2 915037 742 811 877 743043190
7-02.Allotherpassengers . .. 3 897477464 4205 8034244 541945320 4974941199245297039326994311506736 341131 7128009254 1712 810580 180558600410902122104 11633026408
7-03. Total . . . ... 4279178843 4598 9172114 924 865870 5 3697790882 836 352070 3067 951936 7095 333802 7479616621 1715248109 1808 50104111 644 933982 12 376 069598
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01.Commutationfares ........ $6634583 *6828258 $6649002 t6848555 $5396670 $5398531 $4814517 $4672906 $25141 828762 $10 236 328 $10100199
8-2.Allotherare. . . ... 95719692 $104072387 9114379677 9125336054 $55214244 4 60975560 1156284765 9163460999 0460427 0583061 8251959436 6265019620
8-03.Total ............ 102354275 $110900645 $121028679 $132184609 $60610914 r66374091 8161099282 $168133905 40485568 40611823 $262195764 $275119819
9. Passenger service train revenue /. . $181506009 $169756424 $215852075 $201 911424 $122 608889 *113 183987 $306036292 $277377874 $86 785257 71 893159 $515 43043E 6462455020
10. Passenger train-miles . . 52579342 55838470 61687861 67189360 45633789 48231525 82771633 84765401 28936439 29300706 157341 861 162297632
11.Passengercarryingar-miles . . 276859358 285718247 324144246 339520610 191815955 198609758 464787357 46234491- 124943923 120249045 781547235 781203710
AVERAGES
FawOrT TRAmc:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 209.9 210.7 218.7 221.5 238.7 238.8 420.5 406.5 259.4 257.2 312.2 307.5
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . .. 1.3080 1.335% 1.1830 1.1980 1.2720 1.2820 1.3259 1.316 1.3360 1.3200 1.3120 1.3070
14. Revenue per ton per road. . ..... 2.74 $2.81 $2.59 $2.65 $3.04 $3.06 $5.57 $5.35 $3.47 63.40 $4.10 $4.02
ConMMTrAION PASSENGER T.AIc:
15-01. Milesperpassenger per road. ... 10.7 10.3 10.7 10.3 18.5 18.4 17.9 17.4 11.9 12.2 18.1 17.9
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.740 1.740 1.74 1.731 1.410 1.39% 1.35% 1.330 1.030 0.990 1.38% 1.36%
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road .. $0.19 $0.18 $0.19 $0.18 $0.26 $0.26 $0.24 $0.23 (0.12 $0.12 $0.25 o0.24
Au. Oman PAsSENGER TeAmc:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . .. 220.8 204.1 205.5 188.9 191.1 176.3 358.0 339.6 241.5 218.7 281.4 261.1
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile 2.46 2.47 2.52% 2.52% 2.25f 2.26% 2.32% 2.29% 2.36% 2.250 2.31% 2.28%
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road .. .. $5.42 $5.05 $5.18 $4.76 $4.30 $3.98 $8.31 $7.79 $5.70 $4.92 $6.50 $5.95
TOTAL PA SzNGE TRAWIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road . 80.2 78.3 85.2 83.2 84 84.9 182.7 181.4 235.0 213.0 146.1 143.7
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.39% 2.41% 2.46% 2.460 2.4 2.15. 2.27 2.25# 2.360 2.250 2.250 2.22
17-0. Revenue per passenger per road .. $1.92 $1.89 $2.09 $2.05 $1.80 $1.82 $4.15 $4.08 $5.55 $4.78 $3.29 63.19
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 81.4 82.4 79.8 79.9 62.2 64.o 85.7 88.2 59.3 61.7 74.0 76.3
19. Revenue paesenger-miles per car-mile 15.5 16.1 15.2 15.8 14.8 15.5 15.3 16.2 13.7 15,0 14.9 15.8
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