Revenue traffic statistics of class I steam railways in the United States - 1951

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Revenue traffic statistics of class I steam railways in the United States - 1951
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United States -- Interstate Commerce Commission. -- Bureau of Statistics
United States -- Interstate Commerce Commission. -- Bureau of Transport Economics and Statistics
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U.S. G.P.O.
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Washington, D.C
Creation Date:
1951
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monthly
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Railroads -- Statistics -- Periodicals -- United States   ( lcsh )
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Interstate Commerce Commission, Bureau of Statistics.
Dates or Sequential Designation:
Began with Jan. 1925.
Dates or Sequential Designation:
-Oct. 1956.
Issuing Body:
Issues for <Feb. 1931>-Apr. 1942 issued by U.S. Interstate Commerce Commission, Bureau of Statistics; May 1942-Oct. 1956 issued by U.S. Interstate Commerce Commission, Bureau of Transport Economics and Statistics.
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Issues for <Feb. 1931>-Dec. 1935 "including mixed-train service"; <Feb. 1931>-Oct. 1956 "switching and terminal companies not included."
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"Compiled from ... reports (Form OS-D) representing ... steam railways" (varies).
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Description based on: Feb. 1931; title from caption.
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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA t AI, 5

3 1262*"08854963 INTERSTATE' COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STA FL
Compiled from 122 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 131 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR TM Oi M or0 JANUARX 1951 AND 1950 > 951


Statement No. M-22A (OS-D)
JANUARY 195


UNIV. OF FL LIB.



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UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EATERN DIST '. POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM ------ ----------- __ --
1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1 1951 1950
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightservice. .............. 225266 22582 6379 6396 23653 23668 22873 878 52905 52942 8079 8095
2. Passengerservice. .. ............. 141997 149384 4775 4763 12 67 13730 1282 13 618 30 2 3 1 32 111 4895 5459
3. Number of revenue tons carried......... 230323762 166326107 6860010 5613868 44711842 31507695 53903426 37928764 105475278 75050328 19755362 13654633
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thous) 53833960 39244561 926138 764842 68375078 6217219 8937004 6340913 168-38220 13322974 4918394 3187521
5. Freightrevenue. .. . ... 710 204924 $537678432 19 357014 (L70180982 117 421 969 $90476325 4127 948 930 $96157702 2i64 727913 (03652 309 46879606 33 536702
.6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutationpassengers ....... 24988822 25599767 3514178 3524077 4862207 5283077 9735314 9878016 18111699 18685170 5557 4057
6-02. Allotherpassengers ......... 17920440 16986545 2216032 2092336 28664107 2499629 7381734 7299161 12 261873 11891126 443513 384371
6-03. Total .............. 4.2908662 42566312 5730210 5616413 7526314 7782706 17117048 1.71 7717 30373578 30576296 449070 388428
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpassengers . 445378671 451238539 68620082 68195227 88705003 93617174 186186676 167528197 343511761 349340598 136697 97442
7-02.All otherpassengers . . 2557883491 2278-877 431 1429601.19 127548820 397888544 390152851 508396949 485598577 1049245612 1003300248 63183189 53176775
7-03. Total . . . 3003 262162 S 730115 970 211580201 195744047 486593547 483770025 694583 625 673126774 1392757373 1352640846 63319886 53274217
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01.Commutation fares . . 372471 $6822396 1.057117 1012643 $1648938 $1454106 $3039722 26785333 $5745777 05345082 (1 521 $1215
8-02. All other fares ............ $70767266 $62864942 4576855 4102743 $1247922 11469639 U17380289 $16522930 (34385066 32095312 1836160 1529621
8-03. Total . . .... 78139737 $69707338 15633972 15115 386 1 4076860 (12 923745 00420011 19401263 140130843 37440394 (1837681 11530836
9. Passengerservicetrainrevenue .... $113028'9028 (99555659 $7174476 $6330287 $19632505 407713048 (26027017 $84225720 $52833998 048269055 02642577 $2323299
10. Passengertrain-miles . . . 31750365 30033368 1524444 1490296 4789987 4464606 5957245 5672753 12271676 11627855 811046 766779
11. Passengerearryingcar-miles . . 175 24092 158206929 7398067 7304598 271151558 25694003 34333485 33499618 68847110 66498219 4600683 4134413
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 233.7 235.9 135.0 136.2 187.3 197.3 165.8 167.2 172.9 177.5 249.0 233.4
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . 1.3190 1.3700 2.0900 2.2250 1.402o 1.4550 1.4320 1.5160 1.452 1.529 0.953 1.05
14. Revenue per ton per road ....... $.3.08 $3.23 $2.82 $3.03 $2.63 $2.87 $2.37 $2.54 $2.51 $2.71 $2.37 (2. 6
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC.
15-01. Miles per passenger per road .. ... 17.8 17.6 19.5 19.6 18.2 -17.7 19.1 19.6 19.0 18.7 21 .6 24.0
16-01. Revenueper passenger-mile. 1.66. 1.51 1.54 1.*81 1.860 1.550 1.63% 1.530 1.670 1.53% 1.111 1.25%
17-01. Revenue per sengerper road . $0.30 $0.27t 0.30 $0.29 00.34 (0.28 00.31 00.29 00.32 $0.29 00.27 00.30
AuL OTHER PAssEsNaR AIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . 142.7 134.2 6.5 61.0 149.4 156.1 68.9 66.5 85.6. 84.4 142.5 138.3
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.770 2.760 3.20% 3.22% 312% 2.940 3.42 3.46 3.28 3.20 2.910 2.880
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road $3.95 $3.70 $2.07 $1.96 (,.66 $4.59 $2.35 $2.26 $2.80 $2.70 $4.14 $3.98
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. . 70.0 64.1 36.9 34.9 '6u.7 62.2 60.6 39.2 45.9 44.2 1l1.0 137.2
16-03. Re.ur .r pa-n r r...rle 2.60. 2.5?5 2.660 2.61 2.8B9 2.67 2.964 2.88 2.88P 2.77% 2.90 2.87
17-03. ReNr.ue M. r oaer.. plr r...ad $1.82 (1.66 00.98 00.91 $1.87 1.66 $1.19 (1.13 (1.32 (1.22 64.09 (3.94
18. Revenue pa.iger.-nailes per iram.n.nd 96.6 90.9 138.8 131.3 101.6 108.4 116.6 118.7 113.5 116.3 78.1 69.5
19. Revenue pa.-er,,e..r-..le per car- ,l- 17.0 17.3 28.6 26.8 17.9 18.8 20.2 20.1 20.2 20.3 13.8 12.9
ITEM SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM ---------- ----------- ----------- ___________
1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service . . . 37,553 37741 45632 45836 '44 993 45174 53670 53763 28068 28108 126 73i 127045
2. Passenger service . . . 24 838 25798 29733 31257 27 7 4 7 29769 35034 35769 19252 20478 82033 86016
3.Numberofrevenuetons carried. . 39313096 29143181 59068458 42797814 18677435 13273630 28043706 20272998 19058885 14931337 65 7 80026 48477965
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thous). 8106543 6211162 13024937 9398683 5613268 3926675 11847384 8527652 5110151 4068577 22570803 16522904
Freightrevenue . . . 04840314 81882868 1517199820 1i15419570 711863288 51750935 $1551595028 112767452 $67411267 $54088166 (293757091 $218606553
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers ..... .. 3107109 3102253 31128666 3106310 1818i577 1978239 1928675 1811132 16605 18916 3763857 3808887
6-02. Allother passengers ........ 1721086 1508710 2164599 1693061 1137'060 1044907 1626987 1534877 729921 622 554 349396 3802338
6-03. Total ............... 4828195 4610963 5277265 4999391 28955637 3023146 3555668 3346009 7465826 641470 725782 701068 5
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01.Commutation passengers . 32575122 33090410 382711619 33187852 34549048 36859870 34403614 31617063 202429 233156 69155091 68710089
7-02.Allotherpassengers . . 414376350 368364562 477559539 421541337 207405912 183458131 624579043 525916988 199093385 144660727 1031078340 854035846
7-03. Total . . . 446951472 401454972 510271358 454729189 241954960 220318001 658982657 557534051 199295814 144 893 883 1100233431 9288745 935
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutation fares . . $572724 $548264 $574245 $549479 0558155 0506450 $492212 $419141 $8082 ($244 01052449 $927835
8-02. All other fares... . ... 10459077 $9503511 018295237 011033132 4784307 4208960 014416152 182303930 46886504 32843608 4086963 (19756498
8-03. Total ............... 11031801 $10051775 012869482 11582611 5342468 4715410 014908364 018723071 $4888586 $3245852 P51394128 20684333
9. Passengerservicetrainrevenue ./ .. $16438907 (14855829 $19081484 $17179124 $9243446 08002851 183783317 $00306249 06131657 $5798376 $41113420 $34107476
10. Passengertrain-miles. ...... .......... 4949852 4565304 5760898 5332083 3835225 3743726 78267913 6842835 2614653 2486889 13717791 13073450
11. Passenger carryingcar-miles.... . 9647487 25674544 34248170 2980895 1647850 15135427 43147527 6445636 179435 10318690 7341881 6899753
AVERAGES 9 ''
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 206.2 213.1 220.5 219.6 300.5 295.8 422.5 420.6 268.i 272.5 343.1 340.8
13. Revenue per ton-mile . 1.293 1.318 1.165 1.228% 1.268f 1.318% 1.310% 1.322 1.319 1.329 1.3010 1.323i
14. Revenue per ton per road... $2.67 $2.81 $2.5 2.70 $.81 $3.90 $5.53 $5.56 3.54 $3.62 $4.47 $451
COMMUTATION PASSENGERn TnRIc:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road .. 10.-5 10.7 10.5. 10.7 19.0 18.6 17.8 17.5 12.2 12.3 18.4 18.0
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.76 1.66 1.76 1.661 1.62% 1.371 1.430 1.33 1.03 0.963 1.520 1.350
17-01. Revenueper passengerper road 0.18 $0.18 00.18 00.18 00.31 06.26 00.26 00.23 00.13 $0.12 00.26 00.2
Ato OTruRm PAwssERRR TRaF:IC
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . 240.8 244.2 220.6 222.7 182.4 175.6 383.9 342.6 272.8 232.4 295.1 266.7
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.8 2.0 2.62 2.31 $.22 2.3 2.3 4.65 2.2V4 %
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road 8 .2 .5:8"4 27 5.83 0. ..0$ 08 2.3 :6 5.213 ( A
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road . 92.6 87.10 96.7 91.0 51.9 72., 185.3 166.6 267.0 225.9 151.6 131.6
16-03. Revenue per pasenger-mile . 2.47 2.50 2.52 2.55 221 2.14 2.26 2.28 2.45 2.24 2. 2.2
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road 2.28 $2.18 2.44 2.32 $1.81 $1.56 $4.19 $3.80 $6.55 $5.06 4.346 $2.95
18. Revenue passenger-miles pertrain-mile.. 90.3 87.9 88.6 85.3 .1 58.8 90.7 81.5 76.2 58.3 0.2 70.6
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 15.1 15.6 14.9 15.3 14 7 116 15.3 15.3 14.414. 14.0 I.O 15 14.9


U. & GDVERNMNT pgJNTING OFFICE: 1951 0 900171


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/ UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

31262 088549786 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
36... 96 BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONQMItCS AND STATISTICS

7 y "' + ) REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 122 reports of revenue traffic s *telticsKepremnting 131 steam railways
S I V, (SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
S./ PFOR TiH MEONT OF rsBUAtIz 1951 AND 1950
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Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)
FEBRUARY 1951


U.S. DEPr 1TO.




U.S. DEPOsiTORY"


--TATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM M 19\30__ __ _-------
i1 -- 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 19511950
AGGREGATES
1. Folhtaderated a .t oe ofmoth 25204 285845 6379 6395 23651 23665 28861 22911 52891 52971 8079 8095
2. Ps sengice .... 141600 149069 4775 4763 12535 13725 12841 15565 30151 32053 4878 5317
3, Numberofrevenuetons carried ........ 188559306 140575377 5720219 5183216 34791644 25136494 44246222 30505015 84758085 60764725 16401591 8441542
4.Number ofrevenuetonscarriedonemile(thous) 45 13 818 34282770 830097 97 703 9 869 0 $7 9 410 43 8 91 152075996 #1071 89 40 367 8966 065
5. reigt reven ............ ... 00456206 482256565 $16835281 15607536 9576956 77565709 06349149 0691575 1 953994 73864 820
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01.Commutationrpsauengerd ........ 21815750 22750630 275382 53122588 4220581 443 21L5 8607862 9081528 15582272 16597331 4554 3550
-02. Allotherpassengers .........14799584 14579199 1i663.95 1980690 2092444 207 462 6 247318 6 300 709 10 105 957 10358 61 375 941 310 323
M-0. Total ...... .......... 36615334 37329829 4520024 5103278 6313025 6530677 14855180 15322237 25688229 26956192 300495 313853
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01.N Commutationpaengers....rriedone.le: 391971957 400519113 54298163 60970278 77203224 78807397 165387538 171032335 296888925 310210010 113569 72081
7-02.Allother passengers ........ 2083443401 18142359941 114609367 120907240 28256811 82891344 404090190 37!690062 801267674 777488646 54481113 40975440
7-03.Total ................. 2415415358 2214759054 168907530 181877518 559771341 361098741 569477728 544722397 1098156599 1087698656 54594682 41047521
8-01. Commutationfares ......... $6388603 $6196311 6827161 $912225 1410550 13543597 $2 675358 $2621025 4913069 4876647 $1333 $906
8- Allotherfares .57.414675 51624249 55973 687105 85580 913644 6 1405 28 1 03 1108 43877 25 8159'5 1 618717 1 202 373
8-03.:Total ............... 63803878 (57820560 14386898 64783428 (10264357 10 257041 '16700586 '15652133 31351841 '30692602 1620050 1203279
9. PassengereervicetrainrevenueI/. . l1622630 684819449 $5605352 659a4135 $14335756 614661850 $21176161 $20087075 $41117269 $4067306 0 2381249 61966154
10. Passengertrain-miles ........... 27070276 25292161 1311865 1270971 3835059 336.5158 5069130 4812257 10216054 9448386 717940 553167
11. Passengercarryingear-miles . . 143581231 131670101 6210013 6368588 80381196 19168951 28777686 27390809 $5368897 52922348 3964441 2943732
AVERAGES
Faiourr TTarwxc:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 243.5 23.9 145.1 1336.1 196.7 202.0 167.3 162.0 177.9 176.4 254.1 218.0
13. Revenue per ton-mile . 1.08 1.07 2.028 2238 1.400 1.527% 1.436 1.632% 1.452% 1.6822 0.968 1.3
14. Revenue per ton per road . 3.18 $3,*3 62.94 $3.05 $2.75 33.09 $2.40 $2.65 $2.58 62.86 $2.46 $2.4
COMMu ATION PassaNnos TamIc:
1 M U0:1 0 .&. RM..:.:: A- la72 0, ,o. 19_1 18Q 20.4
16II. enue per pasenger-mile . 1.63 1.550 1.526 1.50 1 1. 1.72 1.62 1.53% 1.65, 1.57 1.17 1.
17-01. Revenue per ger per road . 0.29 $0.27 $0.30 60.29 $0.33 $0.30 $0.31 $0.29 60.32 0.29 $0.29 60.26
ALL OTHEa PAssENGoE T c:.
15-02.Mles per passenger per road. . 136.7 124.4 64.9 61.0 135.0 136.2 64.7 59.3 79.3 75.1 144.9 132.0
16-02. Revenue perpassenger-mile . 2.84 2.850 3.11 3.20o .130 1.15 3.7 3..9 33.3o 33.32 2.97 2.930
17-02. Reveue per passenger per road . 03.88 3.54 $2.02 $1.95 .23 0.29 $2.24 $2.07 $2.62 $2.:49 $4.31 $3.87
ToTAL PABSaoNGE TaAFFiC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road . 66.0 59.3 37.4 35.6 57.0 55. 38.3 35.6 42.7 40.4 143.5 130.8
16-03. Revenueperpasenger-mile 2.64 2.61 2.60 23 2.85 2. 2.93 2.87 2.85 2.82 2.97 2.93
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road ... $1.74 $1.55 0.97 to0.9 $1.63 $1.57 $1.12 $1.02 $1.22 $1.14 $4.26 3.83
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile.. 89.2 87.6 128.8 143.1 93.8 107.3 112.3 113.2 107.5 115.1 76.0 74.2.
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 16.8 16.8 27.2 28.6 17.7 18.8 19.8 19.9 19.8 20.6 13.8 -13.9
SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
__1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at elose of month:
1. Freeightervidee.........ofm..... 37553 37743 45632 45838 44993 45175 53617 53761 28071 88100 126681 127036
2. Passengerervice .. . . 24731 25 798 29609 31115 27747 29768 34821 35656 19272 20477 81840 85901
3. Numberof.revenue tons earried..... 32679362 25881980 49080953 343283522 15394620 13,159513 23657827 18200010 15667821 14127607 54720268 45487130
4. Numberof revenuetonscarriedonemile(thous) 6984034 5495073 11151708 7335146 475295 4214 09 4 10 609 709 8156 445 4323470 5815 196826114 s162298692
5. Freight revenue . . .... ..9373091 76006626 134067 789 969728693.1 $59 515 962 $53935014 (132 239292 6106644 306 (55679169 650839734 $247 43442 3 211419054
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6 -01. Coutationpassengers ...... 2715 955 2807992 2720509 2811522 1854508 1666613 1643405 1658085 15062 17079 3518296 3341777
6-0.Allotherpassengers......... 1442640 1283416 1818581 159375 988931 8 2930 1353969 1309023 532146 488 268 2875046 2626599
6-03.Total ............... 415859 4091408 4539090 4405261 2843453 9495921 2997374 2967108 547208 505347 6388015 5968376
7. Number of revenue passengers earned one mile:
7-01. Comnmutationpiumaeo..e..... 29 239 54 30 167 698 29352915 30239779 35670981 30348451 29 869378 29517 301 189761 203572 65730117 60069324
7-02,ALotherpasenger........... 36393369 5320083 927 418414809 361059 367 179166212 144167F639 479290173 412479198 145304533 119045091 603760918 675691928
7-403._. ..Total....... 393173041 350251625 447767724 391299146 214837193 174516090 509159548 441996499 145494294 119248663 869491035 735761252
8. Passenger revenue:
8-0'.omusaion fare... ... . $498567 495590 9499900 (496496 #44537 (427817 2489164 (393347 $1933 12004 (9175634 $823168
8-Q2. Allotherfarm ......9....... 9881780 68584097 (11.500497 (9786470 64103373 532480228 .11787666 69958189 63584367 8815673 119475406 916021824
8-03.Tota? .............. 610380347 $9079687 #L2000397 $0282966 14647910 3675839 .2 216830 (105351476 63586300 68817677 120451040 616844992
9. Passengerservie trainrevue./. . (14506942 (3 25671 6 16 888191 1522882870 7870735 (6509086 19 579 017 $17 315 113 $6167 418 5 099 320 33 617170 $28923 519
10.Passengert les ............ 4263512 3857398 4981452 4410565 394556 3183803 6.300035 6007774 2178179 2241633 11872770 11433210
11.P4Sgerearryig e ..r-mie. .......... 25151110 22022284 829115551 24966016 14.40e522 12853284 34840219 31982112 9854042 8946341 59096783 53783.737
AVERAGES
Famoar Tasme:
12. Mileper revenue ton per road . 213.7 212.3 227.2 204.7 308.7 32B.2 j4+8.5 448.2 275.9 273.1 359.8 356.6
13. Revenue per ton-mile 1.342 1.383 1.20 1.322 1.52$ 1.2e 1. 46 1,3070 1.288m 1.3100 1.257% 1*303
14. Revemsper ton per road . . 2.87 92.94 $2.73 (2.83 63.87 ($4.19 .59 (5.86 (3.55 (3.60 $4.52 $0.65
ComurTArloxI PAMXmcon TawAc:
15-01. Milesper passenger perroa . 10.8 10.7 10.8 10.8 19.2 18.2 18.2 17.8 12.6 11.9 18.7 18.0
16-01. Revenue perpasenger-mie.. . 1.71 1 1.70 1. 64 1.53 1.41 1.44 1.33% 1.02% 0.98o 1.40 1*370
17-01. Revenue per paenger peroad 0.18 0.18 0.18 0.18 0.29 0.26 60.6 00.24 0.13 $0.12 (0.28 $0.25
AL Oruz, zPsassmean Ta
15-02. Mls per passenger per road 252.3 249.4 230.1 226.5 11.2 173.8 354.0 315.1 273.1 243.8 279.6 257.2
16-02. Revenue perpaeenger-mile .. 272 2.6 2.75 2.71- 2.290 2.25% .2.46 a.41% 2,47% 2.37% 2*.42 2.37%
17-02. eeue pepaengerperroad .5. 6.85 6.69 p6.32 96.14 64.15 (3.92 98.71 (7.61 (6.?'. (5.77 6.77 ..10o
ToTA,. PssaxazENoa 'T"asmC:
15-0. Miles per passenger per road. . 94. 85.6 98.6 88.8 75.6 69.9 169.9 149.0 265.9 236.0 136.1 3A3
16-O. Revenue perpasmangemaile 2.6 2.59 2.68 2.63 2.16 2.112 2. 2.3% 2.356 2.3 2.-
17-0. RIevenue per pasengerproad . 2.50 2.22 2.6 2.33 l.3 1.47 .0 3. (655 5.58 2.
18. Revenue pasgeM-ils per train-mile. 92.2 90.8 89.9 88.7 63.3 54.8 80.8 73;.8 532 73. 6.4
19. Revenue pa eer-iiles per car-mile 15.6 15.9 15.4 15.7 4.9 1.6 14.6 13.8 1.8 13.3 47 -?13-
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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 TWO MONTHS ENDED WITH FBI ARM 1951 AND 1950


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM ----- ----- _ _
1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightservice # ............. 225237 225 851 6379 6395 23651 23667 22867 22911 52897 52973 8079 8095
2. Passengerservice# . . ... 141809 149225 4775 4763 12581 13728 12835 13590 30191 32081 4887 5388
3. Number of revenue tons carried ........ 418741318 306901534 12580229 10737084 79503486 56644190 98005948 68433779 190089663 135815053 36156953 22096175
4. Numberof revenuetonscarriedonemile(thous) 99 763 903 73 527333 1 756 235 1462115 15 216 942 11295 588 16 357 183 11284204 33 330 360 24041907 9 086 068 5 027 594
5. Freightrevenueenue. ............... #1 310661130 $1019934997 (36102295 (32625818 1213191533 1168042034 (234298079 #176849277 #483681907 #377517129 687216477 654502767
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers ....... 46803972 48350397 6268007 6646665 9082788 9736292 18 343176 18899544 33693971 35282501 10111 7587
6-02. All other passengers ......... 32720024 31521108 3982227 4073026 4756551 4577091 13629052 13599870 22367830 22249987 819454 694694
6-03. Total . . . 79523 996 79671505 10 250 234 10719691 13 839339 14313383 31 972 228 32499414 56061801 57 532488 829565 702281
7. Number of revenue passengers arrived one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers. ... . 837 350629 851 757652 122918245 129165505 165 908227 171824571 351 574 215 358560532 640400687 659550608 250 266 169523
7-02. All otherpassengers ........ 4 581326892 4087549884 251569486 248456060 680456661 673044195 9124,87139 859288639 1850513286 1780788894 117664302 94152215
7-03. Total ............... 5 418677521 4939307536 380487731 377621.565 846364888 844 8687661 264 061 354 1217849171 2490913973 2440339502 117 914 568 94321738
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutation fares . . (13761073 $13018707 1884278 .1924868 $3059488 $2797503 $5 715080 5499358 $10658846 610221789 $2854 $2121
8-02. AUllotherfares ............ 6128181942 6114509190 8 136592 67973946 821281729 620383283 631405517 129554038 660823838 (57911267 #3454877 12731994
8-03. Total . . . 141943015 (127527897 6 0080870 8989814 24 341 217 $23180786 637120597 (35053396 871482684 568132996 53457731 52734115
9. Passengerservice train revenue j/. . 204651532 $184375107 $12779828 L2254422 $33968261 #32374898 $47203178 $44312795 $93951267 $88942115 $6023826 $4289453
10. Passenger tramn-miles . . 58820641 55325549 2836309 2761267 8625046 7829964 11026375 10485010 22487730 21076241 1 528986 1319946
11. Passenger carrying car-miles ...... 320109328 289877030 13608080 13 667 186 47496754 44862954 63 111151 60890427 124215985 119420567 8 5651,24 7078 145
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road .. 238.2 239.6 139.6 136.2 191.4 199.4 166.9 164.9 175.3 177.0 251.3 227.5
13. Revenue per ton-mile . 1.3140 1.3870 2.061% 2.231 1.4 01 1.4880 1.4320 1.5670 1.*451 1.5700 0.9600 1.08o4
14. Revenue per ton perroad .. 3.13 $3.32 $2.88 $3.04 $2.68 $2.97 $2.39 (2.58 $2.54 62.78 $2.41 $2.47
COMMUTATION PASBENGzR TRAIc:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road . 17.9 17.6 19.6 19.4 18. 17.6 19.2 19.0 19.0 18.7 24.8 22.3
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile 1.6 1.53. 1.531 1.49 1.8W 1.63 1.630 1.530 1.660 1.55 1.14w 1.253
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road .. 0.29 $0.27 $0.30 60.29 o0.34 60.29 $0o.31 60.29 t0.32 $0.29 t0.28 $0.28
ALL OTrER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . 140.0 129.7 64.7 61.0 143.1 147.0 67.0 63.2 82.7 80.0 143.6 135.5
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile ... 2.80 2.800 3.16% 3.21% 3.13% 3.03% 3.440 3.44 3.29 3.25 2.94 2.900
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road .... 3.92 #3.63 $2.04 $1.96 $4.47 64.45 $2.30 $2.17 $2.72 2.60 $4.22 63.93
ToTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. . 68.1 61.8 37.1 35.2 61.2 59.0 39. 37.5 44.4 42.4 142.1 134.3
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile 2.62 2.58 2.63 2.62 2.88% 2.74, 2.94 2.880 2.870 2.79% 2.93% 2.900
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road 1.78 $1.60 60.98 t0.92 $1.76 $1.62 $1.16 $1.08 $1.28 $1.18 4.17 $3.89
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile.. 92.1 89.3 134.1 136.8 98.1 107.9 114.6 116.2 110.8 115.8 77.1 71.5
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 16.9 17.0 28.0 27.6 17.8 18.8 20.0 20.0 20.1 20.4 13.8 13.3

ITEM SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightervice# . . 37553 37742 45632 45837 44993 45175 53643 53762 28072 28104 126708 127041
2. Passenger service # .... ........ 24785 25798 29672 31186 27747 29769 34927 35712 19272 20477 81946 85958
Numberoftrevenue tons carried ........ 71989343 55025211 108146296 77181386 34072055 26433143 51701533 38473008 34731771 29058944 120505359 93965095
4. Number of revenue tons carriedone mile (thous) 1509057e 11706236 24176646 16733830 10366203 8140769 22457073 16684097 9433621 7926730 42256897 32751596
5. Freghtrevenue... . ... 198571232 6157889494 (885 787709 8212539261 (130702284 ($105685949 $87398794 #219411758 4123090436 (104927900 6541191514 #430025607
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutationpassengers ....... 5823064 5910245 5833175 5917832 3673079 3644852 3572080 3469217 31667 35995 7876886 7130064
6-02. Alotherpassengers . . 3163726 2792126 3983180 34868280 2125991 1874215 2980956 2843900 1262067 1066186 6369014 5784301
6-03. Total . ............... 8986790 8702 371 9 816 355 9404652 5799070 5519067 6 553036 6313117 1293754 1102181 13 645840 12934365
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01.Commutationpassengeres ...... 61814468 63258108 62064734 63427631 70220029 67208321 64272989 61134364 392190 436788 134885208 128779413
7-W.Allotherpassengers ......... 778310046 688448489 895974348 782600704 3865721824 387625770 1103869216 938396186 344.397918 258138330 1834839258 15824160286
7-08 Total.P. re.en. ... ....... ...840 124514 751706597 958039082 846028335 456792153 3948340911168142205 999530550 344790108 258575058 1969724466 1652939699
8. Passenger revenue:
801. Commutationare . 1071290 1043854 $1074144 104597 5 1102692 $934267 921376 812488 $4015 4248 $2028083 751003
8-02.Alothfaree .. 20.34058 8087607 623795735 620819601 8887680 7456982 26203818 V2262059 68470871 6059281 643562369 #35778328
8-03. Total . . .... 21412148 19131461 284869679 621865576 69990378 8391249 627125194 623074547 68474886 56063529 645590452 837529325
9. PassengerservicetrainrevenueJ. ......... 0 945 849 58 112544 $35 969675 $32401997 $17 114181 $14 511937 (43 317 334 $37 621362 14 299075 10 697696 $74 730590 $63030995
10. Passengertrain-miles ............ 9213364 8422702 10742350 9742648 7229781 6927529 13567948 12850609 4792832 4728522 25590561 24506660
11. Passenger carrying car-miles ......... 54798596 47696828 63363720 54774973 30895400 27988711 77987746 68427748 23646477 19265031 135289623 115681490
AVERAGES
Fam rH TRAric:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 209.6 212.7 223.6 217.0 304.2 308.0 434.4 433.7 271.6 272.8 350.7 348.6
13. Revenue per ton-mile.......... 1.316% 1.3490 1.182% 1.269% 1.261% 1.298% 1.2800 1.3150 1.035% 1.324% 1.281% 1.313%
o14. venus per ton per .road......62.76 $2.87 2.64* 2.75 $3.84 (4.00 $5.56 $5.70 03.54 $3.61 64.49 *4.58
101. Milesper passengerper road . 10.6 10.7 10.6 10.7 19.1 18.4 18.0 17.6 12.4 12.1 18.5 18.0
1-01. Revenue perpassenger-mile 1.730 1.65% 1.73% 1.65% 1.57% 1.39# 1.43% 1.33% 1.02% 0.97% 1.50 1.36#
17-01. Revenue per passengerper road 0.18 0.18 0.18 0.18 0.30 o0.26 0.26 60.23 #0.13 60.12 60.28 60.24
Azz, Orna PAs monzT AFTFIc:
15-02.'Milesperpassenger per road . 246.0 246.6 224 224.4 181.8 174.8 370.3 330.0 272.9 242.1 288.1 263.5


15-03. Miles per pssanger per road ...93.5 86.4 97.6 90.0 78.8 71.5 178.3 158.3 266.5 234.6 144.3 127.
16-03. Revenue per pasenger-mile .......2.55: '2.553 2.60 2.58 2.190 2.13# 2.320 2.31% 2.46# 2.340 2.310 2..87
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road 2.38 2.20 2.53 2.32 1.72 (1.52 #4.14 $3.66 #6.55 $5.50 3.34 $.90
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 91.2 89.2 89.2 86.8 6 .2 57.0 86.1 77.8 71.9 54.7 77.0 67.4
19. Revenue passenger-miles per ear-mile 1 5.3 15.8 15.1 15.4 18 14.1 15.0 14.6 14.6 13.4 14.9 14.3


# Represents an average of the mileage reported at the lose of *aoh month within the period.
I/ Includes dining aA buffet revenue.


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE:1951 0 900171


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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

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3 1262 08854 9935 BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATIST OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 122 reports of revenue traffic at istics representing 131 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH 1951 AND 1950


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)
MARCH 1951


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UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM
1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service. 225189 225 809 6 379 6 395 23650 23 665 22 861 2 910 52 89 0 52 970 8 079 8 095
2. Passengerservice . . 141 366 148 627 4 775 4 763 12 367 13 715 1.2 841 13 314 29983 31 792 4 878 5 166
3. Numberofrevenuetons carried . 226526138 198487 521 6757097 6^571939 42848771 38884919 53 092 924 4470108O ,102698792 89957938 20261652 18141449
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile(thous) 55945 772 47 880 127 962 772 894 886 8 440-358 7 775'4 6 9 439 220 8 021 273 18 842 350 16 691625 51835 504 4 327 34 9
5. Freight revenue. . . .... $741498659 $630 919823 $20 523 835 $18 655 097 $121 004 163 #105 673 525 $136 546 400 $113 451943 278 074 398 2937 780 565 $48 998586 $44 281 179
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutationpassengers . 23218882 24 492 924 3177602 3345 342 4444 398 4827652 9 310 138 9805 998 16 932138 17978992 5826 4628
6-02. All otherpassengers ......... 16864 506 15091697 1949945 1958301 2 332 009 2115 328 7129619 6603 971 11411 573 10677 600 442 987 330 388
6-03.Total .... .. .... 40083 386 39 584 621 5127547 5303 643 6776 407 6942 980 16439757 16409 969 23343.711 28656 592 448813 335 016
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpassengers . 412606 200 432983118 62482135 65567013 80150 529 90709PI18 177738958 183 624 162 320371622 340100413 137769 114 461
7-02. Allother passengers . .... 305097 055 1870 837 933 124 110 224 118 562 938 325 422 287 284 954 816 466 658 370 384 861130 916 190 881 788178 884 67175976 44 678 078
7-03. Total . . . .... 2717 703 25 2 303 821 051 186592 359 183929951 405 572 816 375664034 644 397 328 568685312 1 236562 503 1128279297 67313745 44 792 539
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutationfares . . $6 790 126 $6657457 $958244 $982 063 $1 461 545 $L 456389 $2 901 382 $2 848720 $5 321 171 $5 287 172 $1554 $1 336
8-02. Allotherfares. . . 3 772956 52892712 3814947 $3 730 656 $10 461 846 9 328183 $15617706 613336609 29894 499 6 39544 6 1 953884 311 968
8-03. Total . . . 0563082 V59 550 169 4 773191 14712 719 11 923 391 $10784 572 18519088 416 185 329 135215670 631682620 1955438 313 304
9. Passengerservicetrainrevenue 1/ ... $108 148627 091 858 902 ,6 327 078 $5067 885 $18 590 737 $15 827 220 $24 759 007 $21 715 136 $9 676 822 $43 610 241 $2 948 723 $2 173 691
10. Passenger train-miles . 30 870 212 29446 539 1516699 1455 829 4 579 525 4057603 5 940 210 5 737 228 12036434 11250 660 827 831 713 929
11. Passengercarryingcar-miles . 164703684 147369447 7218803 7007 535 24076873 21849472 33883689 31273980 65179365 60130987 4670253 3637941
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 247.0 241.2 142.5 140.4 197.0 .200.0 177.8 179.4 183.5 185.5 255.8 238.5
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . .. 1.3250 1.3180 2.132% 2.0850 1.434# 1.3590 1.447% 1.414% 1.4760 1.4250 0.9450 1.023
14. Revenue per ton per road. . $3.27 $3.18 $3.04 $2.93 $2.82 $2.72 $2.57 $2.54 $2.71 $2.64 $2.42 $2.44
COnumTraTlN" PA.armawn TRA, Wr.
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . 17.8 17.7 19.7 19.6 18.0 18.8 19.1 18.7 18.9 18.9 23.6 24.7
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.659 1.54% 1.53% 1.50 -1.82 1.61g 1.63 .1.553 1.66 1.55% 1.130 1.17
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road $0.29 $0.27 $0.30 $0.29 $0.33 $0.30 $0.31 $0.29 $0.31 $0.29 $0.27 $0.29
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . 136.7 124.0 63.6 60.4 139.5 134.7 65.5 58.3 80.3 73.8 151.6 135.2
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.77 2.83 3.07% 3.15% 3.21% 3.27% 3.350 3.47% 3.26% 3.350 2.910 2.940
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road $3.78 $3.50 $1.96 $1.91 $4.49 $4.41 $2.19 $2.02 $2.62 $2.47 $4.41 $3.97
TOTAL PAsBENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road . 67.8 58.2 36.4 34.7 59.9 54.1 39.2 34.7 43.6 39.4 150.0 133.7
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile 2.60 2.580 2.560 2.560 2.94 2.87% 2.8?7 2.853 2.85% 2.81% 2.90% 2.93%
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road. $1.76 $1.50 $0.93 $0.89 $1.76 $1.55 $1.13 $0.99 $1.24 $1.11 $4.36 $3.92
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 88.0 78.2 123.0 126.3 88.6 92.6 108.5 99.1 102.7 100.3 81.3 62.7
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 16.5 15.6 25.8 26.2 16.8 17.2 19.0 18.2 19.0 18.8 14.4 12.3
ITEM SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightservice 37 537 37 741 45 6 4561 845 S6 44 995 45 173 53617 53 738 28071 28 092 126 683 127 003
2. Passengerservice . . . 24 665 25 785 29543 30951 27747 29832 34821 35745 19272 20 307 81 840 85 884
3. Number of revenue tons carried. . 38137392 33927468 58399044 52068917 18209004 16313254 87974283 23282741 19245015 16864671 65428302 56460666
4. Number of revenue tonscarried one mile (thous) 8194 384 7 320 253 13 377 88 11647 602 5 814 859 5021 852 12 593 245 10087 309 5 317 430 4431 739 23 725 534 19 540 900
5. Freight revenue . . . $108873 343 $94081 531 $157871929 $138362 710 $71762 526 $65 557 648 $164391601 $130575 619 $69 398205 $58643281 $305 552 332 $254776548
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers. ...... 2845070 3048410 2850896 3053038 1674400 1684376 1744936 1757316 16512 19202 3435848 3460894
6-02. All other passengers ......... 1610947 13530791 8053934 1661179 1132589 875064 1647195 13.81032 619215 496822 3398999 2752918
6-03. Total .............. 4456017 4379201 4 904830 4714 217 2 806 989 2559440 3 392131 3138348 635 727 516 024 6 834 847 6213 812
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers . 29988281 32164729 30126050 32279190 30 855139 29551 017 31047518 30820144 205871 232354 62108528 60603515
7-02. All other passengers . . 389 835 872 329552735 457011 848 3742306813 203257400 151084845 575173106 444496369 1534635820 112 847 022 931 894 326 708428236
7-03. Total ... . . ... 419824153 361717464 487137898 406510003 234112539 180635862 606220624 475316513 153669691 113079376 994002854 769031751
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutationfares . . 4519 489 $534,396 $521 043 ($535732 $498270 425 963 $447 513 $406240 2129 2350 $947912 $834 553
-02. Allotherfares. . . $10008029 f52600 (;11961913 (9837971 4736 709 $3444 938 $13504962 $10558115 3674873 (2 66240 21916544 16659293
8-03. Total . . . 10 527 518 9 60399 $1248295,6 $10373703 5234 979 5870 901 $13952475 $10964355 $3177 002 91658590 (22864456 $17493846
9. Passengerservicetrainrevenue I/ ... $15945193 14 216 710 $18893916 16390 401 $9400 937 $7 410 278 $23 362 307 $19195312 .$6814645 $5252 670 $39577889 $31 858 260
10. Passengertrain-miles . . 4.803147 4601963 5 630 978 5 515892 3726289 3713187 7075659 6699015 2400852 2467845 13202800 12 79987
11. Passengercarryingcar-miles ... . 28337836 25271540 S3~0080~9p 28909481 15914018 14294-320 39807911 34579022 10794301 9455637 66516230 58328979
AVERAGES
FRErIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 214.9 215.8 220.1 223.7 319. 307.8 450.2 433.3 276 62.8 362.6 346.1
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . 1.3290 1.2850 1.1800 1.188% 1.234% 1405% 1.305% 1.294% 1.305% 1 3230 1.2880 1.3040
14. Revenue per ton per road. . . 2.85 $2.77 $2.70 $2.66 $3.94 $4.02 $5.88 $5.61 #3.61 3.48 $4.67 44.51
CoMMuwTAndc PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road 10.5 10.6 10.6 10.6 18.4 17.5 17.8 17.5 12.5 ,12.1 18.1 17.5
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.73 1.66 1.73 1.660 1.61 "-1.44 1.441 1.32% 1.930 ,01 1.53 1 1.380
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road $0.8 $0.18 $0.18 $0.18 $0.30 $0.25 $0.26 $0.23 $0.13 $0.12 $0.28 0.24
A.L OrTHZ PAssENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . 242.0 247.6 222.5 225.3 179.5 172.7 349.2 321.9 247.8 227.1 274.2 '57.3
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.57% 2.59% 2.62% 2.63% 2.330 2.28% 2.35 2*38% 2.39 2#350 2.35 2.35F
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road . $6.21 $6.41 $5.82 $5.92 $4.18 $3.94 $8.20 $7.65 $5.93 45.35 $6.45 $6.05
TorAL PAssENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. . 94.2 82.6 99.3 86.2 83.4 i 70.6 178.7 151.5 241.7 219.1 145.4 123.8
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.510 2.400 2.56$ 2.55 2.240 2.14# 2.30% 2.319 .390 2.35F 2.30% 2.27%
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road $2.36 $2.07 $2.55 $2.20 $1.86 $1.51 $4.11 3.49 $5.78 $.1 $3.35 $2.82
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. .. 87.4 78.6 86.5 76.5 62.8 48.6 85.7 71.0 4.0 5.75.3 59.7
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 14.8 14.3 14.0 14.1 14.7 12.6 15.2 .7? 14.2 12.0 14.9 13.2
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Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month: 225835 6379 6395 3650 23666 2865 22910 94 52971 8079 8095
1. Freight service#............... 225220 225835 6379 6395 23650 23666 22865 22910 322 986 8079 8095
2. Passenger service# .............141662 149028 4775 4763 12510 13724 12837 13499 30122 3196 4884 5314
3. Numberof revenuetoigscarried............ 645269118 505389055 19 337 326 17109023 122 354 967 95529109 151097824 113134859 292790117 225772991 56418605 40237624
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thous) 155 709 703 121 407460 2 719007 23-57 001 23 657 328 19 071054 25 796 403 19 305477 52 172 738 407335532 14 269 572 90354943
5. Freightrevenue...................... $2052159 789 $1650 854821 $56716130 $51280916 $334195696 $273715559 $370844479 $290 301220 $761756305 $615297695 $136215063 $98783946
6. Number of revenue passengers camed:
6-01.Commutationpassengers....... ... 70022854 72843321 9445609 9992007 13527186 14563 944 27653314 28705542 50 626109 53261493 15937 12215
6-02.Allotherpssengers... ..........49584530 46612803 5932172 6031327 7088560 6692419 20758671 2020389 377940 3292758 1262441 1025082
6-03. Total .............. 119607384 119456124 15377781 16023 334 20615746 21 256 363 48411985 48909381 84405512 86189078 1278378 1037297
7-01. CoPa mmen station passengers....... 124995690853 84740770 18540080 4732518 46 058 7 26253378 52931317 542384714 960 772 30 99965 323261 38835 283984
7-02. P llenotherpasengers .........6886600977 5958437671 381679710 366818998 1005878948 9579990116 796145 509 244149623 276670416 256896763255155 184840278 138830293
7-03.Total..................... 8136557806 7243 1286441 567080090 561551516 1251937704 1220532800 1908458682 1786 534337 3 727476476 3568618653 185228313 139114277





8. Passenger revenue:r
8-01. Commutation fares ........... $20551200 $19 676164 $2842522 $2 906 931 $4 521033 $4253892 $8616462 $8,348078 .15980017 15508901 t4 408j3457





8-02. All other fares..... . 19195 4882 167 401885 1951 3 60 11743565 11 466 47 023223 2890644 190 718327 84306712 1 5 61 4043962
8-0. Total . . . 1212506082 87078049 14794061 14611533 56 264 598 $33965 358 55639685 238 722 $106698344 99 15 613 413 169 104741
9.Passengerservieetrainrevenue/ ...... $312 900158 $276 234 009 $19 106 906 $18 322 307 $52 558998 $482021186$71 962185 $66027931 1143 628089 $132 552 356 $7972 549 $5463144
10.Passengertrain-miles ........... .. 89 690853 84793662 43553008 4217096 130204 571 11887567 167966585 .162220238 348524164 323 526901 2356817 20533875
11. Passengerearryingcar-miles........ 484813 012 437246 47 20826883 20 6744722 71573627 667124426 961994840 92164407 189395350 17975515556 130255377 10716086
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TAepPIc:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road ...... 241.3 240.2 140.6 137.8 193.3 199.6 170.7 170.6 178.2 180.4 252.9 232.5
13. Revenue per ton-mile .......... 1.3180 i.360% 2.086% 2.176 1.4130i.i3.5% 1.4,38% 1.504% 1.4600 1.5110%0.9430 1.0460
14. Revenue per ton per road .... $3.18 $3.27 $2.93 $3.00 $2.73 $2.87 $2.45 $2.57 $2.60 $2.73 $2. 1 $2. 6
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passengerperroad ...... 17.9 .6 19.6 18.2 18.0 19.1 19.0 18.8 2. .2
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile 1.640 1 .53 1.533 01.9 1.84, 1.62% 1.630 1.5;4 1.660 1.55011%1.22%
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road .... $0.29 $0.27 $0.30 $0.29 $0.33 $0.29 $0.31 $0.29 $0.32 $0.29 $0.28 $0.28
ALL OTMER PASSENOGR TRAFFC:



16-02. Revenueper passenger-miles per a-mile. 2.. 790 2.816 .13 3.219% 166010 2. 1.3.410 3.45 3.283.28% 2 93%2.910
17-02. Revenue per passenger -les per road $3.87 $3.19.3 .01 $1.940 14.48 3 4 $2.27 $2.12 $2.69 $2.56 $4.28395
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road . 68.0 60.6 36.9 35.0 60.7 57.4 39.4 36.5 44.2 41.4 144.9 134.1
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.614 2.581 2.61 2 2.60 8 2.90% 2.78 0 2.92% 2.87% 2 860 2.80 4 2.920 2.91 3
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road ... $1.78 $1.5 $0.96 $0.91 $1.76 $1.60 $1.15 $1.05 1.26 $1.16 $4.23 $3.90
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile ... 90.7 85190260.3 9.3832 8 102.7 112. 5 110.1 108.0 3.104 78 6 68.4
19. Revenue passenger-miles per ar-mile 16.8 16.6 27.2 27.2 17.5 18.23 19.7 19.4 19.7 19.9 14.0 3.0
SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM
6_03 Toa ___ ..... 1951 1950 1951 19_50 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950
AGGREGATES
SMiles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightservice#. .... . ............ 357 548 37742 45627 455837 44993 45174 53635 53754 28071 80,99 1266992 1327027
2. Passengerserviee. ................... 24745 25794 296249 31108 127747 29790 ( 34892 35723 19272 20421 81 911 85934
3. Numberofrevenuetons carried . . ..110126735 88952679 166 545340 29190303 52281059 42746397 7967581 61755749 53976786 45923615 85933661 150425761
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thous) 223 284 962 19 026 489 37 554534 28381432 16 181062 13162621 355050318 26 771406 14 751051 12 358 469 65 982Z431 52 292496
5. Freightrvenue.. ................ .. $307 444657 $251 971025 $443659638 $350754971 (202464810 $171243597 $451790395 $349 .987 77 192488641 $163571181 $846743846 $684802155
'. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Comnmutation passengers ....... 8668134 8 958655 86 68407 897087 5 3 5 47479 513294228 52317016 54226 5.33 48179 55197 10 7312674 10 61095 8
6-02. Allotherpassengers ...... .. 4 774 673 412291 7 6037114 51479995 '3258580 2749 279 41628153. 4224932 1881282 1563008 97686013 18537219
6-03.Total................. .. 134428070 13081572 14 21185 14118869 8606059 8078507 9945167 9451465 1929461 1618205 20480687 19148 177
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01.Commutationipassengers .... 91 80274 95422837 92190784 95706821 101075168 96759338 95 320507 91954508 596061 669002 19699 3736 1896382928
7-02. Allotherpassengers . .... 1168322948 1018001224 1353163226 156 831517 589 829 524 478710615 .679042322 1.382892555 497 861 738 370985352 2 766 733584 2232 588522
7-03.vTotal ..... ................1260125g 1:13424061 1445354010125253338 690904692 575469953 17743 6282 1474 847063 49 459799 371654434 2963727320 2 421 971450
8. Passenger revenue: e
8-01. Commutation fares .p.n... .... $1 5907 $157825 $1595188 $1581707 $1600962 $1360230 $1368889 $1218728 62.44 65 8 2975995 $2585556
8-02. Alilher areas . 13034888 ,26613 596 15757647 657558 163 $10901920 39708780 $ 32 20174 $121 5744 7 5521 5478 908 2437615
8-03.,rotw .1... .. 1,939666 028191846 37 352 835 32239265 615225346 612262150 $4107766e9 34038902 $12 151 888 722119 68454903 655 023171
9. Passenger service train revenue../ ..... $46 991042 $42 329254 $54 9635591 $48792398 $26 515118 $219 22215 $66 79641 $56 816674 $21113719 $16 150 366 $1145308478 $94 889255
10. Passengertrain-miles .1....... ......14016 511 13024665 16 373 328, 15058540 10956070 10640656 20643607 19549624 7,193684 7217941 38793361 37408221
11. Passeonercarrying car-mles ........... ....82 136432 72 968 3 66 96 371809 83 684454 468609418 42283031 117 795 657, 103,006 770 34 440778 28720668 Z99 045853 174010469
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFunc:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road ...... 211.4, 213. 225.5 219.7 309.5 307.9 439.9 433.5 273.3 269.1 354.9 347.6
13. Revenue per ton-mile... ..........1.20% 1.324% 1.181% 1.234% 1.2510 1.301 1.289% I. 070 i. 340 1.324% 1.283% 1.3100
14. Revenue per ton per road .............$2.79 12.83 $2.66 $2.72 $3.87 $4.01 $5.67 W5.67 $3.57 $3.56 $4.55 $4.55
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road ... 10.6 10.7 10.6 10.7 18.9 18.2 174ZO 11.63 12.40 2.91 18.4 17.8
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile ...... 1.73% 1.650 1.73% 1.65% 1.58% 1. 41% 1 1.33% 1.03% 0.99% 1.510 1.37%
17-01. Reyenue per passenger per road ... 60.18 $0.18 $0.18 $0.18 $0.30 $0.26 $0.26 $0.23 $0.13 $0.12 $0.28 $0.24
ALL OTR PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road ...... 244.7 246.9 224.1 224.7 181.0 174.1 362.8 327.3 264.6 237.4 283.2 261.5
16-02. Revenue per passenger-nile 2.60% 2.61% 2.64% 2.650 2.31% 2.28% 2.36% 2.37? 2442 2.335 2.3702.3,
17-02 Reenueper pasenger per road .$... 6.36 #6.46 $5.92 $5.96 $4.18 $3.97 $8.58 $7.77 $6.46 $5.58$6.:0 $4:1
ToTL PASSENGER TRAFFc:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road.. 93.7 85.1 98.2 88.7 80.3 71.2 178.4 156.0 258,3 229.7 144.7 126.5
16-03. Revenue per paasenger-mnle ...... 2.530 2.530 2.580 2.570 2.20% 2.13% 2.32% 2.31% 2.44% 2.35% 2.21% 2.27%
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road . 62.38 $2,16 $2.54 $2.28 $1.77 $1.52 $4.13 $3.60 $230 $5.39 $3.34 -$2.87
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile... 89.9 83.5. 88.3 83.2 63.1 54.1 86.0 7 6,3 51.5 76.4 64.7
19. Revenue passenger-miles per 6ar-mile 115.2 15.3 15..0 15.0 14.8 13.6 15.1 1N.351 .5 12.9 14.9 13.9


# Represents an average of the mileage reported at the
1/ 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 THREE MONTHS ENDED WITH MARCH 1951 AND 1950


U. & GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1951 0 900171


oloae of eaoh month within the period.









Subject to revision


UNIV. OF FL LIB.
DOCUMEIS S DEPT.





U.S. DEPOSi1TORY


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 carriedone mile (thous) .
5. Freight revenue ... . ...
6. Number of revenue passengers carried.
6-01. Commutauen passengers . .
6-02 All other passengers . .
6-03Total . .
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 otherfares. . . .
8-03. Total . . . .
9. Passenger service train revenue / . .
10. Passengertrain-miles .
11. Passenger carrying car-miles . . .
AVERAGES
FREIGHTr TRAmc:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . .
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . .
14. Revenue per ton per road . ..
CoMm reAMIO P asSNGeo TArAc:
1I01. Miles per passenger per road . .
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . .
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road .
ALL OTHra PA pENGER TRAAIXC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . .
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . .
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road .
ToTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. . .
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . .
17-03. Revenue per passenger per* road .
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile ..
10. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile .


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

llll G llllli~ ll| IG 111111 I IIDII IIIlllIIIIlI I
3 1262 08854 9497 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CIASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 122 reports of revenue traffic statistics repreIenting 131 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FO T 1103lTH OF APRIL 1951 JmD 1950


r r r r I T


UNITED STATES


225 118
140454
228 318 507
54021370
$728 334 748
23 590390
16 420909
40011 899
425 458164
2157 433604
2 582 891 768
$7 064759
$59 677277
$66 742035
$101582 623
29 447270
154 784 127


236.6
1.3370
(3.16
18.0
1.660
00.30
131.4
2.77%
$3.63
64.6
162.
.7


225 6 86
148 064]
197 916 331
46 725 342
$602 119 559
23096 467
16474 531
39570 998
411926 373
1 949616614
2 361 542 987
6 505 100
54027405
60 532 505
$90 767 472
29664 274
147 848 814


NEW ENGLAND REGION


637S
L 4775
6199 436
859 888
1.8 939 03
3118 282
1970072
5 088 354
62 530211
128 232 255
190 762 47C
$946 862
3 954 583
4 901.4423
$6 368 061
1428 672
6 583435


6 393
4763
57082955
842 043
L7 410 40,3
3081 831
1985 378
5067 209
60 7830 66
121075 862
181 858 928
0907 375
(3815945
4 783 380
$5 957 871
1 438 373
6825 127


GREAT LAKES REGION


23647
128 42
41 317 230
7 828 927
(113 773 991
4605878
2145142
6751020
84 563 871
304 225 750
388 789 621
L. 543 67 5
(9 411349
0955 024
$16 633 578
4 371 992
23078 354


23 664
13715
38754 773
7433 466
$101 162296
4559 565
2 318 188
6 877 753
83 626 813
320809 943
404436756
1. 503 461
9 531167
( 1034628
$15 791 322
4 383 233
23 582 534


CENTRAL EASTERN REGION


22 861
12 688
52 489 993
8 96144 9
*132 015 554
9 482 113
7 515 618
16 997 731
182 369 372
460068284
642 437 65 6
$3074523
.5628 775
18 703 298
$ 24 546 497
5 619 15 6
38 406677


22 890
13 314
47 363 660
8182 937
$115672 848
9 295 762
7607778
16 903 540
176467 880
433 006 581
609 474461
$2 756 575
$14546672
$17 303 247
$22 304 823
5 800 661
31914 845


EASTERN DISTRICT

1951 1954


52 887
29 705
100006 659
17 650264
$264 728 582
17 206 273
11630832
28837 105
329 463454
892 526 293
1221 989 74 7
$5 565 060
28 994 705
$34 559 765
$47 548 136
11419 820
62 062 47.0


*1 I. .1. I. I. I I


236.1
1.2890
3.o04
17.8
1.580
$0.28
118.3
2.77%
$3.28
59.7
2.560

16.0


138.7.
2.2030
$3.05
20.1
1.51v
$0.30
65.1
3.08o
$2.01
37.5
2.57a
N0.965
29,05


147.7
2.0680
$3.05
19.7
1.49
60.29
61.0
3.150
$1.92
35.9
2.60%

26.6


189.5
1.453%
(2.75
18.4
1.8
00.3.9
141.8
:.39
57.6
2.820
$1.62
88.9
16.0


191.8
1.361%
#2.61
18.3
1.80%
00.33
138.4
2.97%
$4.11
58.8

92.3
19.1


170.7,
1.473%
(2.52
19.2
1.69%
(0.32
61.2
3.410%
$2.08
37.8
2.910
$1.10
U14.
19:1


172.8
1.4140
$2.44
19.0
1.560
60.30
56.9
3.360
$1.91
36.1
2.84
$1.02
105.1
19.I


176 5
1.50o0
2,65
19.1
1.690
$0.32
76.7
3.250
$2.49
42.4
2.830
$1.20
107.0
10.9


52 947
31 7 92
918411368
16458 446
$234 245 547
16937158
11911 5344
28848 502
320 877 75
874892 386
1195 770-14 2
$5167411
27893784
306119
$44 054 016
11622 267
62 322 506


179.2
$2.55
18.9
1.61V
(0.31
73.5
3.19.
*2.34
41.4
2.760
(1.15
102.9
io-2


Statement No. M-220 (OS.D)
APRIL 1951


POCAHONTAS REGION


8079;
4 878
19 537 541
4 978 750
$47 924 490
5274
373 517
378 791
129193
56 4424871
56 571 680
(1 528
$1616 189
$1 617 7179
V2 542 58 9
75444 6
4072172


254.8
0.9630
$2.45
24.5
1.18%
(0.29
151.1
2.860
64.33
149*
$4.27
RSIO
ite


I 8095
5 166
19329 470
4644 081
AA3 411734
3 977
345 088
349065
98890
48095 217
48194 107
$1178
t1 384 762
1 305 940
$2 239 099
789 110
4 007 214


240.3
0.935%
(2.25
24.9
1.190
$0.30
139.4
2.880
4.01
138.1
2.880
63.97
61.1
12.o


TrM SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
-_ r 1951 | 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 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. Commutationpassengers . .
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. Allother fares.. . . .
8-03. Total ....... ... . .
9. Passengerservice train revenue I/. .
10. Passenger train-miles . . ....
11. Passenger carrying car-miles..........
AVERAGES
FaMIonT Ta&zuc:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . .
18. Revenue per ton-mile . . ..
14. Revenue per ton per road. ... . .
CommwrAvIox PsasrNoan Tnajaic:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road . .
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile .. ......
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road ....
A2L. OTma PAssmwaon TS Ic:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . .
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . .
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road .
TOTrL PsauEuNER TanAi pc:
15-08. Miles per passenger pe road . .
16-03. Revenue per pasenger-mile . .
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road .
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile .
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile .


37 537
24 665
36 075 823
7 644347
$103617 367
2 839 341
1 463816
4 303157
30 399 580
347 582 539
377 982119
#581466
895 237
(9 416703
13.4 488 117
4470931
25 382 461


211.9
1.355
(2.87
10.7


237.4
2.560
$6.08
87.8
2.490
2.19
84.5
14.9


,/ Inoludes dining and buffet revenue.


37 731
25 775
32 706707
7 003 949
#87 708 601
2 849 428
1 349 905
4199 333
30 310 783
306 776 920
337087703
#523 688
r7896 114
a8419 802
$13189 941
4.583 513
23 902 468


45 616
29 543
55613364
12623097
1.51 541 857
2 844 615
183733 3
4 681 94 8
30 528 773
404025026
434 553799
$522 994
(10 5.1 426
%11034420
$17 03070 6
5 225377
*29 454 633


45 826
30 941
52036177
11648030
$131120 335
2853 405
1694 993
4548 398
30409673
354872137
385 281 810
6524 866
9 280 876
9805742
$15 429 040
5372623
27 909 680


44 985
27 423
26 893384
6812208
$83 731016
1734 832
938 438
2 673 270
32 928 817
184 763 714
217 692 531
(513 872
t 851382
764 654
8 679 19
53 628027
15 098 054


45 098
29 568
15 958 068
483 930
#61142 121
1634 795
932 770
2 567 565
30-464 432
159 89'36 6
190 363 798
6480 381
3648 820
140698 201
*7408002
3 747 434
14483 775


53 617
34 881
27 371 813
12 002384
$157 926 752
1789189
1453 84 3
3243032
323452287
528 361177
560 707 004
*461492
218479065
18 940557
$21904550
6 850767
37 66a,124


53 732
35 584
22 577985
9 749 653
$122 092 227
1654 093
1428 146
3082 239
29984 650
443764 118
413 748 768
$390 441
(10 472887
(10863 328
L86824 70S
6551547
33 910 688


28013
18 962
18 433287
4 933 417
$64 406 539
15 481
560463
575 944
191 893
147 756 794
147 948 687
$1 941
$3 440699
3 442 640
6 360038
S323 279
10506 846


28083
20 179
15 52 713
4035 283
$53 519329
17 016
507 278
524 294
189 859
116188607
116 378 466
12 001
$2731038
$2735039
$5.2,51 705
28370 403
9'282 161


I. 'I 1>- *I 'I *I' 'I ~*I* 1 1


214.1
1.2520
$2.68
10.6


227.3
2.570
*5.85
80.3
2.50%
62.01
I.


227.0
1.2010
$2.72
10.7


219.9
2.60%
$5.72
92.6
2.W


223.8
1.1260
62.52
10.7


209.4
2.62
45.46

84.7
(2.16
71.7
13.8


' 253.3
1. 229
03.11
19.0


196.9
2.30W
$4.53

I1.78
60.0
14.4


302.9


18.6


271.46
2.28%
63.91
74.1


13.2


438 5.
1.3l
(5.77
18.1


3.4
2.361
*58
12.9

1.8
14.9


431.8
1.452
$5.41
18.1


310.7
$7.33
153.7
2.29%0
6.52
14.0


267.6
1.490
12.4
1.01%
*0.13




256.9


, e.1


260.0
1.326%
63.45
11.2
1.050
(0.12
229.0
$0.38
222.0
2.350
1.21
12.5


126 615
81206
72 698 484
25 748 009
($06 064 307
3 539 502
2 952744
6 49224 6
65 465 937
660 882 28 5
926 348 22
$976 705
$20171146
$21147 851
$36 943 781
18 802073
63 867.024


326.7
1.289#
I4.21
18.5


291.6


142.7
I2A2

7.4
14.6


1.26913
85 331
54058766
18618 866
$236753677
3 305 904
2 868194
6174 098
60638 941
719 852 091
780491032
$812 8283
16852 745
7665568
J31284416
12669 384
57616 628


344.4
1.2720
04.38
18.3
$0.25
251.0
2.3:

126.4
2.26

13.5









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 FOUR MONTHS ENDED WITH APRIL 1951 AND 1950


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 FFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . .
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . .
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road .
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road .
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . .
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road .
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. .
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile .


ITEM

AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service # .............
2. Passenger service# . . .
3. Number of revenue tons carried.........
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thous) .
5. Freight revenue.. . . . .
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers .......
6-02. All other passengers .........
6-03. Total . .. .. .. .. ..
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers . .
7-02. All other passengers .........
7-03. Total . . .. . .
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutation fares .
8-02. All other fares. . . .
8-03. Total . . . .
9. Passenger service train revenue/ . .
10. Passenger train-miles .... . .
11. Passenger carrying car-miles . . .
AVERAGES
FaEIGHT TeRAmc:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . .
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . .
14. Revenue per ton per road.. . .
CoMrUTrATrO PAssNGERa TRA"wic:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road . .
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . .
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road .
AL OTHER PASSENGER T5ArTIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . .
16-92. Revenue per passenger-mile . .
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road .
TOTrA. PAsBENzER TAFFIc:
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


NEW ENGLAND REGION


GREAT LAKES REGION


CENTRAL EASTERN REGION


EASTERN DISTRICT


1951 1950 1951 J 1950 1951 1950 1951 J 1950 1951 1950-


1 1' I I I'- I


225166
141 334
873 605 34C
209 731074
$2 774 494 536
93 613 244
66 006435
159 619682
1 675 414 992
9044 034 372
10719 449536
$27 615 95
251 632 054
279 248 012
$414 422 75
119 138 122
639 597 9091


225 800
148 785
703 305 386
168 132 803
$2 252 974 379
95 939788
63087 330
159 027 118
1 696 667143
7 908004044
9604671187
$26 181263
21 429 275
$247 610 538
$367 001481
114 457 936
585 095 292


6 379
4775
25 536762
3 578 895
$75 655 168
12 563 891
7 903244
20 467135
247 930 591
509 911 969
757 842 560
$3 789 384
$L5906 120
$19 695 504
$25 474 967
5 781680
27 410 322


6 395
4 763
22 811978
3 199044
$68 691 31 9
13073838
8016 705
21 090 543
255 515 584
487 894 860
743 410444
$3 814 306
15 520 54 7
19 334 853
$24 280178
5 655 469
27 499 849


23 649
12442
163 672 197
31 486255
$447 969687
18 133064
9 233 702
27 366 766
330 622 627.
1 310 104489
1 640 727 116
$6 064 708
1 154 809
7 219 517
$69 192 552
17 576563
94 645 981


23666
13 721
134 283 882
26 504521
$374 877 855
19 123 509
9 010 60 7
28134116
346160 602
1 278 808 954
1 624 969 556
$5 757 353
39242633
44 999 986
$63 993 440
16 270 800
90 294 960


203
34
$502
37
28
65
711
1 839
2 550
$11f
S68
74

$96
22
129


22 864
12 799
605187
757 852
860 033
135427
274 289
409 716
682 545
213793
896 338
690 985
,651998
342 983
508 682
585741 1
401 517


22905
13 453
160 498 519
27488414
$405 974068
38 001304
27 811613
65 812 917
718852594
1 677.155 963
2396008557
S1 104 653
7437 300
$68 541953
$88 332 754
22 022 899
124 079 252


-I- I I I


239.1
1.340#
#3.20
17.7
1.54
#0.27
125.4
2.80%
#3.5t
60.4
2.58%
$1.56


140.1
2.1140
$2.96
19.7
1. 53
$0.30
64.5
3.120
$2.01
37.0
2.60%
#0.96
131.1
27.6


140.2
2.147%
$3.01
19.5
1.490
$0.29
60.9
3.186
$1.94
35.2
2.60o
$0.92
131.4
27.0


192.4
1.423#
$2.74
18.2
1.830
$0.33
141.9


60.0
2.88%
$1.73
93.3
17.3


$2.79
18.1
1.661
$0.30
141.9
P4:36
57.8
2.77%
99.9
18.0


1 t I. I


SOUTHERN REGION


SOUTHERN DISTRICT


NORTHWESTERN REGION


170.7
1.447%
$2.47
19.2
1.640
$0.31
65.0
3.410
$2.22
39.0
2.910
$1.14
112.9
19.7


171.3.
1.477%
$2.53
18.9
1.534
$0.29
60.3,
3.42%
$2.07
36.4
2.86%
$1.04
108.8
19.3


CENTRAL WESTERN REGION


52 892
30016
392 814 146
69 823 002
$1026 484 88E

45 411 35
113 243 617
1 290 235 763
3 659 230 851
4 949 466 014
1al 545 077
119 712 927
141 258 004
$191 176 201
45 943 984
251 457 820


177.8
1.4700
$2.61
19.0
1.67%
$0.32
80.6
(2:64
43.7
2.860
$1.25
107.7
19.7


SOUTHWESTERN


52 966
31937
317 594 37S
57191979
$649 543242
70 198 651
44 638 925
115 037576
1 3820 528 780
3 443 859 77 7
4764 388557
$20 676 312
112 200480
$132 876 792
$176 606 37
43 949 168
241 874 06.1


180.1
1.4850
$2.67
18.8
1.57%
00.29
76.8
3.26%
$2.50
41.4
2.79#
$1.16
108.4
19.7
REGION


Statement No. M.220










POCAHONTAS REGI


1950


8095
5 277
59 567094
13 999024
$142195 680
16 192
1370170
1386362
382 874
186 925 510
187 308 384
$4635
$5 428 724
$ 5 433 359
$8 702243
2 822 985
14 725 300


235.0
1.0160
$2.39
23.6
1.210
$0.29
136.4


135.1
2.900
66.4
12.7


8079
4883
75 956 146
19 2463822
$184 139 553
21 811
1 635 95 8
1 657 169
517 22
241282 765
241 799993
$5936
I7 024 950
7 030 886
$10 515 13 8
3111263
17 307 549


253.4
0.9570
$2.42
24.4
1.150
$0.28
147.5.
2.91%
$4.29
145.9.
2.910
$4.24
01o.


WESTERN DISTRICT


1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 91950 19 195 1950 1951 1950


37 545
24 728
146 202 902
30 929 31C
$411 061 941
11 507475
6 2384859
17 745 964
128 202 329
1515 905487
1 638 107 816
$2 112 246
39 244 123
41 356 369
$61 479160
18 487442
108 518 893


211.6
1.3290
$2.81
10.6
1.730
$0.18
243.0
2.590
$6.29
92.3
2.520
$2.33
88.6
1 51


37 738
25 789
121659 386
26 030 438
$339,679 626
11 808083
5 472 822
17 280 905
125 733 620
1324 778144
1450 511764
$2 101937
$54 509 711
$36 611648
$55 519195
17 608 178
96 870 834


214.0
1.3005
$2.79
10.6
1.67#
$0.18
242.1
2.600
$6.31
83.9.
2.52%
$2.12
82.4
1 .n


45 624
29608
222 159049
50 177 632
$595 201495
11 528686
7 874447
19 403133
122 719 557
1 757 188 252
I 879 907 809
$2118182
$46269073
$48 387 255I
$71 994 298
21 598705
1825 8826442


225.9
1.1860
$2.68
10.6
1.73%
$0.18
223.2
2.63%
$5.88
96.9

$7.0
14.9


# Represents an average of the mileage reported at the close of each month within the
I/ Includes dining and buffet revenue.


45 833
31066
181 226 480
40 029 462
$481 875 306
11 824 275
6 842 992
18 667267
126 116 494
1 511 703 654
1637 820148
2 ,106 572
9 938 435
$42045007
$64 281438
20431163
3.1 5.94 134


220.9
$2.66
10.7,
1.67%
$0.18
220.
$5.84
87.7
2.57%
$*225
80.2
14.7


44 98
27666
79 174443
22 993 27C
$286 195 826
7 082 311
4197018
11.279 329
134 003 985
774,593 253
908 597 222
$2 114 234
7 875 766
9990060
$35 194311
14 584 0 9
61 907472


290.4
1.245%
#3.61
18.9
1.586
#0.30
184.6
2.310
$4.26
80.6
2.200
$1.77
62.3
14.7


45 155
29 734
58 704 465
17 996 551
$232 385 718
6 9640283
3 682049
10646072
127 223 770
638 609 981
765 833 751
780 611
914 550740
116331351
$2933021 7
14 388 090
56 706 810


306.6
1.291V
$3.96
18.3
1.40o
$0.26
173.4
2.280
$3.95
71.9
2.130
$1.53
53.2
13.5


53 630
34 875
107 047 629
47 052 702
$609 717 14,7
7 106 205
6 081994
13 188 199
127 665 734
2 207 404099
2 335 069833
$1 830 381
2 187 845
4 018 226
$88 584191
27 494 374
155 458 551


439.5
1.2960
$5.70
18.0
1.430
$0.26
362.9
2.360
$8.58
Ti7.1
2.31%
$4.10
84.9
15.0


53 750
35 688
84 333 734
36 521059
$472 079 603
6 880626
5 653078
12 533 704
121 939 158
1 826656673
1 948 595 831
41609169
3 293061
$44 902 230
$75 441 383
26 101171
136 917 458


433.1
1.293%
$5.60
17.7,
1.32#
$0.23
323.1
2.37:6

155.5

?4.7
14.2


28032
19169
72 410 073
19 684468
$256 895 180
63 660
2 441745
2 505405
789 954
645 618 532
646 408486
$8085
915 58644 3
15 594 528
$27 473757
9 516 963
44 947 624


271.8
1.3053
$3.55
12.4
1.020
$0.13
264.4
2.41%
$6.38
258.0
2.421
$6.22
1MI


28096
20 360
61446328
16 393 752
#217 090 510
72213
2070286
2142499
858 941
487,173 959
4868032 900
$8 599
(11446559
11455 15 8
$21 402071
9 58 3 4 4
38 002 829


266.8
1.3240
$3.53
11.9
1.00%
$0.12
235.3
2.350
$5.53
227.8
2.350
$5.35
50.9
12.8


126 650
81 710
258 632 145
89 730 440
$1152 808 153
14 252 176
12 720757
26 972933
262 459 673
3 627 615 869
3 890 075 542
$3 952 700
I85 650 054
89 602 754
$151 252 25 9
51 595434
262 313 647


3146 9
$4.46
18.4
1.510
$0.28
285.2
2.360
$6.73
144.2
2.30%
$3.32
75.4
14.8


127 001
85 782
204 484 5287
70 911362
$921 555 831
13 916 862
11405 413
253822275
250 021 869
S9582440 613
3 202468482
3 398 379
969 290 360
172 68 739
$126 173 671
50 077 605
231627 097


346.8
$4.51
18.0
1.36*
$0.24
258.9
2.350
$6.08
126.5
2,270
$2.87
63.9
13.8


period.
U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE : 1951 0 950171


Page 2


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240.1
1.3230
$3.18
17.9
1.65g
00.30
137.0
2.780
$3.81
67.2
2.61V
$1.75
90.0
16.8


19 o










UNIV. OF FL LIB.
cO NTS DEPT-




U.S. EPOSaTO"


3c.


Subject to revision


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

II ill I III III II ll IIIIH II 1111111
3 1262 08854 9646 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)
OR TRE ONWW 0or MAY 1951. A0D 1950


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM
1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950
AGGREGATES
1. rleroad lof month.............. 225082 225668 65379 6393 23621 23664 22 861 22890 52861 52947 8079 8096.
2. Pasengerervice............. 140429 146873 4775 4763 15377 13631 12686 13304 29840 3169a 4878 5029
. Number ofrevenuetons carried........ 249712277 2258859403 6427650 6216210 44 707 284 41751 29 3 57988004 53536685 109122938 10150618 21472663 20414103
4.Numberofrevenuetonearriedonemile(thous). 56131677 48550296 908683 830 629 8044797 71712 59 9548307 8306018 18501787 16308506 5517028 4766720
6.Preightrevenue .... .........;. ...7.53025.185 $635166016 $19803197 #17715 98 118 715946 *10482251 3 138799110 $112413403 $277318261 *234951714 (51654033 44648158
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutatlon MssMnged:..... .. 22293705 24065812 3038685 3209919 4330165 4712044 727 968 9576634 16096816 17498597 5157 4374
6-02.Allotherpasengers.. ........ 16688683 15898402 1919887 1967750 2272835 2257485 7506513 7375751 11699835 11598966 369192 293727
608.Total . . .....3898238 39964214 4958572 5177669 6602998 6969529 16234481 16950365 27796051 29097563 374349 298101
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-0.NCommutatonpassengers.......donemie: 400612431 432384675 60078940 63686836 79572668 86539297 167283555 183299277 306936157 333525410 125541 108358
7-02.All otherpassengers ......... 28375676623 1782226043 122 392763 116756047 319249634 271914197 469559229 384700964 911201626 773371208 57556352 41966277
7-M8.Total ...............2638180054 2214610718 182471703 180442883 3988822296 358453494 636842784 568000241 1218136783 1106896618 57681893 42074635
8.PsConuationfars .... .. ... 6 847386 6807739 930806 $962776 $1435 987 1530229 $82979714 2863828 $5345907 $55356833 $1486 $1277
8-02. Allotherfares.......... 3807386 4993 4468 3769528 56718297 108398263 977975 .15919388 27161991 0528739 365463 700649 (1215473
-0M3.Total .......... 70653254 '56740207 4699734 4634073 (12273810 $10508204 '18899102 558001 5872646 (30722296 702135 1S16750
9. Pasengerervicetrain revenue I/ ..... L0634852 3 87074498 #5352363 15948196 #18391723 #14910953 $24962885 $20286478 $49706971 #41145627 $606184 #2123161
10.Pa Pssngertrain-miles ...........29980313 29061747 1499020 1525286 4 452818 4243610 5813668 5501764 11765506 11270660 784615 768532
11.Passengerscarying acmnle ......... 155125896 140796278 6658914 7076010 23221698 22006908 33813180 29897256 63693792 58980174 4098694 3712015
AVERAGES
Fjarder Tna rnc:
12. MilSperrevenue ton per road . 2248 214.1 141. 133.6 179.9. 171.8 164.7 155.1. 169.5 160.7 256.9 ,
113. B pe- 1.. 3114 2.1.9 7.0330 1.76% 1.4620 1.,45 1.3530 1.499% 1.,1 0.9 0
14. Revetr e per ton per road. ......... $3.02 #.81 $3.08 2.85 2.66 2.51 #2.39 $2.10 $2.54 2.31 2.* 1 $2.
CoMurrMazoN PASaOMeUn TiarJIc:
15-01. Miles per pseng per road. ..... 18.0 18.0 19.8 19.8 18.4 18.4 19.2 19.1 19.1 19.1 24.3 24.8
1-01. Ievsnueperpassenger-mle : 1.71 1.57 1.55 1.514 1.80% 1.774 1.781 1.560 1.74 1.614 1.1 1.18#
17-01. Revenue per sener per road . 0.31 (0.28 $0.31 (0.30 $0.33 $0.32 (0.3 (0.30 $0.33 $0.31 $0.29 10.29
AuL OTHMR PABSoNGRo TJRAMC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . 134-.1 112.1 63.7 59. 1140.5 120.5 62.6 52.2. 77.9 66.7 155.9. 142.9
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.85 2.80 3.0 3.1 0. 3.3 3.39 3.313.353.28 2.95 2.90
17-02. Revenue perpassenger per road .82 3.14 1.96 $1.87 .77 3.98 2.2 .72 2.61 $2.19 $4.61 $4.1
TorAL. PAsBBNGaR Tau:
15-03. Miles per passeaenger per road. . 67.7 55.4 36.8 34.9 60.4, 5i.4 39.2 33.543.8 38.0 154.1 141.1
16-M3R evenuep'~ r e 2.8 2.58 2.57% 0.08 2:.9 2.97 2.7 2.94 2.78 2.95 2.89
17-03. Revenue per paesenger per road. $1.81 $1.42 (0.95 0.90 1.86 $1.51 $1.16 (o.92 $1.29 1.06 $4.55 $4.08
18.Revenuepassenger-iles per train-mile. 88.0 76.2 121.7 118.3 89.6 8.5 109.5 103.2 103.5 98.2 7.5 514.7
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 17.0 15.7 27* 25.5 17.2 16.3 18.8 19.0 19.1 18.8 .___ 11.3
SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN' REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM
1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 951 '1950 1951 1950 1951 1950
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. FreilhtServiceo......l....o...... ..37537 37704 45616 45 00. 44985 45108 53607 53732 28013 28081 126605 126 921
2. Passengeroerie . . . 24611 25775 29489 30804 27423 29079 34715 35 388 18 962 19904 81100 84371
a.Numbereofrevenuetons earried.... ... 37494223 34196485 58966886 5461056 34449674 2821251 27995694 24967949 19177085 16562163 81622453 69742627
4. Numberofrevenuetonsarriedonemile(thous) 7757368 6812307 13274396 11579027 7 348 516 5999824 12051715 10 239765 4955263 4223174 24355494 20462763
5. Freight revenue... . . . 105 855 811 #90601048 #157 509 844 $135 249206 $92434836 $74917292 #160 390445 #133665895 1655371797 #56381909 318197080 $264965096
8. Number of revenue pas-segers carried:2 61 4
6-01. CommutatioPassengers... . 2900534 3021031 2905691 3025405 .1626799 1765776 1650153 1757936 14246 18098 3291198 3541810
6-02. ADlotherpassengers ........ .1464197 1171776 1833389 1465 503 1031547 951734 151949,9 1360986 605013 5212213 3156059 2833933
6-08.Total ..... . . 44364731 4192807 4739080 4490909e 26568346 2717510 3169652 3118922 619259 539311 6447257 6375743
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-0. Commuttionpassengerso....... 31920302 34041641 32045843 34149999 29935620 33712668 3,1518287 30780007 177524 216591 61631431 64709266
7-02.Allotherpssngers ........320913868 237240030 378470220 279206 307 202 182196 165538632 590747775 444421798 154 965806 119688098 947 895 777 729648528
7-03.Total .. ........... ... 352834170 271 281671 410516063 313356306 232117816 199251300 622266062 475201805 155143330 119904689 1009527208 794357794
8. Passenger revenue:
8-Commutationfares . . $570098 $586636 $571 584 $587 913 .477208o 456 909 $452802 16403941 1.6885 $2140 932.895 (626993
8-02.Allotherfares............ ,8469912 #6094460 #10170561 67309933 ,4562761 3 3777281 4820664 $10714633 (3725143 $2765158 ,23108568 117257072
803.:Total . . . 9040010 56681096 510742145 q7897846 #5039969 14234190 o 15273466 $11116577 63727028 o2767298 #24040463 a16120065
Passengerervicetrainrevenue I/ . 13784196 $11178945 $16390380 $13302106 $9042 92, ,7829170 2e4436053 l9e3439 6 96772193 (5473199 $40251172 32626765
10Passengertrain-miles ........... 45383797 4190923 5168 412 4959 455 376453 : 3874292 6905755 6524299 2 376 121 2 433 041 13046395 12831.632
11.Phssengeroarryingear-miles ......... 83277584 19884021 27376278 23596Q36 157189 14987920 37603985 33678373 10732909 9553775 64055826 58220068
AVERAGES
Fumonr Tafmc:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road ..... 206.9 199.2 225.1 212.0 213. ) L 212.7 30. 1410.1 258.4 255.0% 298.4 293.4
18. Revenue per ton-mile 1.15 1.33o01. 1.1680 1.25% 123 5.3 1,3001.3190 2 1306% 195
14. Revenue per ton per road1.. $. .82 $2.5 $2.7 $2.48 $2.68 2. $5.73 $5.35 63.-1 $3.0 $3.9 $3.80
COmmuPATION PAaNU xn Ta uc:
1 1.Miles per pssengerperroad. . 11.0 11.3 11.0 11.3 18.4 19.1 19.1 17.5. 12.0 18.7 18.3
16-01. Revenueperpaenger-mile . 1.790 1.72% 1.780 1.72 1.59 1.60 1.44 1.31 10 .99 1.510 1.345
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road 0.20 60.19 (0.20 60.19 0.29 *0.2 #0.27 #0.23 (0.13 $0.12 (0.28 (0.2
Au. Oua PassaNon TTaAmc:
15-02. Miles per passenger pe rd 219.2 202.5. 20.1 190.5. 196. 173.9 .388. 326.5, 256. 229.6 30, 257.5.
16-02. Revenueperpas g e .r.- ... 2.6( 2.57 2.9 2.6(2 2.260 2.288 2.51 2.41 o2..4031 .2.4 25.37
17-02. revenue oer pae r A pe road #5.78 $5.20 #5.55 $4.99 1$4.2 $ 3.97 (9.75 '$7.87 $6.16 (5.31 $7.32 06.09
1". Milesper passenger per road. . 80.8 64.7 86.6 69.8 87.3 .3 196.3 152.4 25.5 222.3 156.6 124.6
16-03. Revenue per passenge-mile . 2.560 2.460 2.620 2.520 2. 17 i 2- 2. 450 2.3)w 2. 2.10 a 2.280
17-03. Revenueper passenger per road 2.07 1.59 #2.27 (1.76 $1.90 $1.56 3.56 3 2.84
18. Revenue passenger-miles pertrain-mile. 80.5 64.7 79. 63.2 61.7 4 90.1 72.8 .3 3 ..
19. Revenue passeager-miles per car-mile 15.2 13.6 15.0 13.3 14.8 13.3 16.5 14.1 14.5 12.6 8 16______
JL Includes dining and buffet revenue.


Statement No. M-220 (OSD)
MAY 1951









INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 12; reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 131 steam railways

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR FIVE MONTHS ENDED WITH NMA 1951 AND 1950


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)


ITEM UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
L1951 1958 1951 1950 1951 195o 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightservice .. ........... 25174 225770 6379 6395 23646 23665 22863 22902 52 888 52962 8079 80-5
2. Passenger service ............ .141219 148404 4775 4763 12431 13703 12776 13423 29982 31889 4882 5228
3. Numberofrevenuetonscarried........ 1123197189 929164789 31964412 29030188 208379481 176 035175 261606611 214035204 501950504 419100567 97294961 79981197
4. Numberofrevenuetonsarriedonemile(thous) 265 825312 216483100 4487578 4029673 39,493614 33676381 44 306 159 35794432 88287351 73500486 24 765 350 18765744
.Freiht arrreveied ........... ..... 3 527 519 721$ 6288140394 $95458365 $86407117 $566685633 $479700367 $641659151 (51838747101303803149 #1 084494955 $235793586 186843838
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01.Commutatonpassengers....... 1190694 120005600 15602576 1688375 22463227 23835553 45 863395 47577938 83929198 87497248 26368 20566
6-02.All otherpamsengers. ............82695122 78985732 9823131 9984455 11506537 11268092 35780802 35185544 57110470 56437891 2005150 1663897
6-0.N Tot...venuep............... .e: 198602071 198991332 25 42.570,7 26 268212 33969764 35103645 81644197 82763282 141039668 144135139 2031518 1684463.
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01.Commutationpassaenger....... .2076027484 2129051 818 308009531 319202420 410195289 432699899 878966100 902151871 1597170920 1654954190 642769 491232
7-02. Allotherpasengers... . . 11281601995 9690230087 632 304732 604 6509071629354123 15507231512 308 773022 2061856927 4570431877 421723098b 298839117 228891787
7-08. Total . . . 13357629419 11819281905 940314263 92385332 72039 54941 1 9834230503187 739122 2964008r798 6167602797 5871285175 299481886 229383019
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01.Commutationfares . . 34463345 632989002 64719590 64777082 67498695 $7287582 (14670699 U13968481 (26888984 $26033145 $7422 ,5912
8-02. Allotherfares . . 31. 5439922 271421151 1975648 19191844 51994632 48220608 78571386 70153491 150241666 137545943 8725599 6704 360
8-03.Total . . . 349903267 304410153 6243952.38 23968926 659493327 55508190 693242085 684121972 6177130 650 163 599088 R8733021 6710272
9. Passenger servicetrainrevenuel ........ $520 771281 $454075979 631827330 630228374 $87 584275 78 904393 $121 471567 61086192328 240 883172 217 751999 $13 121322 610825404
10. Passengertrain-miles . . . 149 118436 143519683 7 280700 7180755 22029381 20514410 28 399409 27 524663 57 709490 55 219 828 3895878 3591517
11. Passengercarrying car-miles . . 794723805 725 891569 34069236 34 575 859 117867679 112 301 868 163214 697 153976508 315 151612 300854235 21 406 24 3 884.5 315
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 236.7 233.0 140.4 138.8 189.5 191.3 169.4 162 17-5.9 175.4 254.5 234.6
13. Revenue per ton-mile . 1.32 1.334 2.127% 2.1440 1.4350 1.4214W 1.44 1.47 1.4754 0.95 2 0.996
14. Revenue per ton per road .. ......... 3.14 $3.11 $2.99 $2.98 $2.72 2.73 $2.45 $2.42 2.60 o2.59 2.2 $2.34
COmUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . 17.9 17.7 19.7 19.6 18.3 18.2 19.2 19.0 19.0 18.9 24.4 23.9
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.660 1.55 1.530 1.500 1.83 1.68 1.67 1.55 1.680 1.57% 1.15i 1.20
17-01. Revenue per paenger per road . (0.30 $0.27 (0.30 00.29 $0.33 $0.31 $0.32 60.29 60.32 60.30 60.28 60.29
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . 136.4 122.7 64.4 60.6 141.6 137.6 64.5 58.6 80.0 74.7 149.0 137.6
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.80 2.80 3.11 3.170 3.19 3.11 3.400 3.400 3.29 3.26 2.92-* 2.93
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road.. 3.81 $3.44 2.00 $1.92 (4.,02 4.28 $2.20 $1.99 $2.63 $2.44 $4.35 $4.03
ToTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
16-03. Miles per passenger perroad. . 67.3 59.4 37.0 35.2 60.0 56.5 39.0 35.8 43.7 40.7 147.4 136.2
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.62 2.5 2 2.58 25 2.59 2.922.802.92.842.87 2.7 2.920 2.930
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road. $1.76 61.53 0.96 t0.91 $1.75 $1.58 (1,14 1.02 $1.26 S1.1 64.30 ($398
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile.. 89.6 82.4 129.2 128.7 .6 96.7 112.2 107.7 106.9 106.3 76.9 63.9
19. Revenue passenger-miles per ecar-mile 16.8 16.3 27.6 26.7 17.3 17.7 19.5 19.2 19.6 19.5 10 4

ITEM SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
1951 9195095119501951 1950 1951 19501951 19 1951 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 ton carried one mile(thous).
8. Freight revenue... ............
6. Number of revenue passengers earned
6-01. Commulauon passengers . .
-02. All other passengers. ......
6-03. Total . . ........
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation paengers........
7-02 All other passengers.........
7-03. Total .. .............
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. CommulaSon fares ...... .
8-02. All otherfare . . .
,8-03. Total . . . .
9. Passenger service train revenue . .
10. Passenger train-miles ..........
11. Passenger carrying car-miles........ ..
AVERAGES
TREIOGT TRAFIc:
12. Miles per revenue ton per rad . .
13. Revenue per on-mile . . .
14. Revenue per ton per read. .......
COMMUTATION PAs=sazMOI TRAJIC:
16-01. Mles per passenger per road ..
16-01. Revenue per pasMenger-mila ........
17-01. Revenue per per road .
AIL OTHZR PABMZNG=T"areeC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . .
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mil .......
17-02. Revenueper passenger per road ....
TOTAJ. PAMSEoGE TA :C:
1-03. 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 .


37 543
2476 8
183 697 126
38 686 677
$516 917 753
14 408 009
7 702 686
22 110 695
154 122 631
1836 819 355
1 990 941 986
62 682 344
V47 714o035
50 396379
#75 263 356
23 871 23
131 796477


210.6
1.336%



50.19
238.5
2.60%
$6.19
90.0
2.530
$2.28
87.1
15.1


37 732
25 786
155 855 871
32 842 745
$430 280 674
14 829 114
6 644 598
21 473 7121
159775 261
1 562 018 174
1721 793435
2 688 57J
40 604 131
3,292 704
$66 698 140
21 799 101
116 754 854


210.7
S2.76
10.8
1.6.8


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80.2
2.510
(2.02
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45 622
29 650
680 992 087
63 4520237
#758 711 335
14 434 377
9707836
24 142 213
154,765400
2 135 658472
2 290 423 872
2 689766
6 439 634
59 129400
$88 384 67
26 767 117
153 202 720


225.8
1.1860
$2.68
10.7
1.7M4
00.19
220.0


94.9
$2 5


45 827
31014
235 837068
51608489
$667 124 512
14 649 680
8 308495
23 158 1735
1602 6 6493
1 790 S09 961
1 951176454
$2 694 485
$47 308 491
,50002976
$77 523 544
25 390618
135 190 169


218.8
1.1960
$2.62
10.8
1.680
(0.18
215.6
$5.69



4.56


44991
27 617
113 624117
30341786
3.L78 630664
8 709 110
S5 228 565
13 937 675
163 939 605:
976 775434
1140 715039
$2 591442
22 438 527
25 029 969
$44 237 237
18 34's 611
77626 464i


267.0
63.39
18.8
1.58
o0.30
186.8
2.30
$4.29
81.8
2.190
t 6a
11 I


45 145
29 603
86 916 980
23 996 375
$307 303L010
8 729 799
4633 783
13 363 58E
160 936438
804 148 613
965 085 051
$2 237520
(18 327 306
0 564 826
$37 159 387
18 262382
71 694 730


276.1
1.2810
13.54
18.4
1.390
60.26
173.5
2.280
$3.96
72.2

34.8
13.5


53 625
34 843
135 043 323
59 104 417
#770 107 592
8 756 35 8
7 601493
16 357 851
159 184021
2 798 151 874
2 957 335 895
2 283185
(67 008 509
69 291 692
$113 020 244
34 400 129
193 062476


437.7
1.303,
$5.70
18.2
1.4
60.26
368.1
2.390
68.82
180.8
S2.340

15.3


53745
35 625
109 301.683
46 760 824
$605 745 498
8 638 562
7 014 064
15 652626
152 719165
2 271078 471
2 423 797 636
$2013113
1B4 007 694
56 020 807
$94 7 7,779
32 62 470
170 595 831


,27.8


17.7
1,"320
$0e23
33.8R
07.70
154.8
2.31%
63.58
74.3
14.2


28 04 8
19 127
91 5687158
24 639731
322 266 977
77 906
3 046 75 8
3 124 664
967478
800 584 338
801 551 816
9 970
:L9 311 586
I.9 321 556
.34 245 950
11893084
55 680 533


269.0
1.3080
(3.52
12.4
1.030
$0.13
262.8
2.41
$6.34
256.5


28091
20269
78 008 491
20 616 926
$273 472 419
90 311
S2 591499
2 681 810
S1075532
606 862057
607 937589
410 739
14 21171 7
114822 456
6,26 875 270
12 021385
47 556 604


-. 264.3
.13260
-3.51

1.000
60.12
g34.2
2.3^
(5.48
226.
2.4
65.30
50.6
12.8


126 664
81 587
340 254598
114085 934
$1 471005 23 3
17 543 374
15 876 816
33 420 19.0
324 091.104
4575 5112.646
4 899 602 750
$4 884 595
108 758 622
113 643 217
6191 503431
64 641 82
326 369473


335.3
1.2890
P4.32
18.5
1.51%
$0.28
288.2
2.380
06.85
146.6
(3.4
75.8
15.0


126 981
85 501
274227154
91374125
l1 186 520 927
17458 672
14239346
31 698 01 8
314 731135
3 682 089141
3996 820276
$4 26137W
$66 546 717
(90 808 089
6150 800 436
6? 909237
249 847 16b


333.2
1.299$
64.33
18.0
1.350
60.24
258.6
$6.08
126.1
2.2


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3 1262 08854 9794 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASSIC 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 1951 AND 1950


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service .... ........... 225071 225628 6369 6393 25618 23664 22861 22889 52848 52946 8079 8096
2. Passengerservice ............. 140076 146620 4765 4763 12377 13631 12688 13 303 29 e30 31697 4 878 5028
3. Number of revenue tons carried ........ 238 796 115 226840521 5 964612 5712804 42731711 42.128812 56219126 55391933 104935449 103233549 20691713 19262170
4. Numberof revenuetonscarriedonemile(thous) 53 753 835 48 984 620 838 321 783 261 7 835 809 7 541 963 9 580680 8 7461.12 168 254 810 16 871 336 5 199 061 4 414 732
5. Freight revenue. . . . 711 116 113 $649552432 $18 012 016 $17092338 111 505 788 $105825 095 136 525 794 $1 23600 994 266043598 $246518427 $49 913249 $43 323 612
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers ..... 21260701 21871o297 2 673543 2a812 869 4239646 4131564 8356501 8806952 15269o690 15751o385 5003 4255
6-02. All other passengers . .. 18840908 18526197 2173870 2182457 2625604 2648586 8234473 8376942 13033947 13207985 444 981 355837
6-03. Total ... ............. 40191609 40397494 4847413 4995326 6865850 6780150 16590974 17183894 28303637 28959370 449984 360092
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers ....... .. 385716781 392047957 52953144 55503751 794527 24 77081375 164082101 171742377 296487969 304327503 122645 103562
7-02. Allotherpassengers . . .2707058041 2438373208 153704871 140722724 407355995 384861482 530282556 485192686 1091343422 1010776892 71587068 55611258
7-03. Total . . ..... 3 098 774822 2830421165 206658015 196226475 486808 19 461942857 694364657 656935063 1387831391 1315104395 71709713 55714820
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01.PaeeCommutationfares............. 6673551 6270061 6853377 868996 1455946 $1393950 917829 62686491 5227152 $4949437 1496 $1 2.30
-02.Allotherfares. . . .. 3949387 65370636 4722163 455336 13019144 2431965 7626123 16182815 35367430 33070116 $1 999195 622810
8-03. Total ............. .. 0622938 71640699 5575540 f5324332 514475090 U3825915 90 543 952 8 869 306 405946582 38019553 2000691 624040
9. Passenger servicetrain revenue y/. . l1639P392 $104929266 $7140450 $6784979 $20444667 #19094128 $26457430 $24155358 $54042547 $50034465 62971430 $2675369
10. Passengertrain-miles . . . 29219104 29868969 1486 945 1534693 4405 99 4518798 5668021 5843543 11560365 11897034 764302 750 847
11. Passenger carrying car-miles ......... 157481906 155580260 6934000 7311148 24354 30 24766795 33193487 33110626 64481617 65186569 4128260 3848472
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAPHO:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 225.1 215.9 140.1 137.1 183.4 174.3 170.4 157.9 174.0 163.4 251.3 229.2
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . 1.323 1.326 2.149% 2.1820 1.423% 1.4410 1.4250 1.413% 1.4570 1.4610 0.9600 0.981.
14. Revenue per ton per road . . 2.98 $2.86 $3.01 $2.99 $2.61 $2.51 $2.43 $2.23 $2.54 $2.39 $2.41 82.25
COMMUTATION PASSENGxR TRAGIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. 18.I 17.9 19.8 19.7 18.7 18.7 19.6 19.5 19.4 19.3 24.5 24.3
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.73 1.60 1.61 1.57 1.8 1.818 1.78% 1.561 1.767 1.63 1.22 1.19
17-01 Revenue per passenger per road . 0.31 0.29 60.32 $0.31 (0.34 $0.34 $0.35 $0.31 $0.34 o0.31 $0.30 60.29
ALL Omas PAwsENGoR TRAFFIC:
15-02. Milesperpassengerperroad. . 143.7 131.6 70.7 64.5 155.1 145.3 64.4 57.9 83.7 76.5 1609 156.3
16-02. Revenue perpassenger-mile . 2.73 2.68 3.07% 3.17% .20 3.236 3.321 3.341 3.. 3.27% 2.79 2.92
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road . $3.92 $3.53 $2.17 $2.04 .96 $4.69 $2.14 $1.93 $2.71 $2.50 $4.49 $4.56
TOTALr. PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. 77.1 70.1 42.6 39.3 70.9 68.1 41.9 38.2 49.0 45.4 159.4 154.7
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.61% 2.53% 2.700 2.710 2.97% 2.99% 2.96% 2.87% 2.93 2.890 2.79 2.91#
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road $2.01 1.77 $1.15 $1.07 $2.11 $2.04 $1.24 $1.10 $1.43 $1.31 $4.45 #4.51
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 150.8 94.8 139.0 127.9 110.5 102.2 122.5 112.4 120.1 110.5 93.8 74.2
19. Revenue passenger-miles per ear-mile 19.6 18.2 29.8 26.8 20.0 18.7 20.9 19.8 21.5 20.2 17.4 14.5
ITEM SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightservice . . . 37 537 37 704 45 616 45 800 44986 45 109 53608 53 715 28 013 28 058 126 607 126 882
2. Passenger service ....... .... 24357 25775 29235 30803 27 08 29000 34741 35500 18962 19620 81011 841280
3. Number of revenue tons carried ........ 34474290 32514160 55166003 51776330 34120027 30 334 583 26963318 24927688 17611318 16568371 78694663 71830642
4. Numberof revenuetons carriedonemile(thous) 7 308 851 6 775 752 12 507 912 11 190 484 6 971 617 5 994 306 11445 465 10742 807 4 573 831 4 185 687 22 991113 20 922 800
5. Freightrevenue . . . 97 387 612 $88035 489 $147 300 861 $131 359 102 85 616 61 $76 344 195 $151076 540 138 375522 $61078253 $56 955 187 $297 771654 $271674 904
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers ....... 22800379 3120 107 2805 382 3124 362 1511833 1562 479 1660855 1409 896 12 941 23 175 3185 629 2995550
6-02. Allother passengers ......... 1616 598 1433 643 2061 579 1789480 1352 784 1249 214 1714 254 1675 805 678 344 603 713 3745382 3528 732
6-03. Total .............. 4 416 977 4553 750 4866 961 4913 642 88640 17 2811 693 3375109 3085701 691285 626 888 6931011 6524 282
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpassengers . 30730871 33255750 30853516 33359312 28 028 489 28030644 30182397 26024905 164410 305593 58375296 54 361 142
7-02. All otherpassengers . . 365444280 303287728 437 031346 358898986 283957 86 8253663531 722044437 670200886 172680965 144832913 1178683271 1068697330
7-03.Total .. . . . 396175151 336 543 476 467 884864 39225C6298 311986 358 281694 175 758226834 696225791 172 845375 145 138506 1237058567 11283058 472
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutation fares . . 551645 $569493 $553141 $570723 $452694 $402049 $438836 $344660 17288 43192 (893258 749901
-02. Allotherfare. . . 9094587 6 779137 1093782 401947 536266 63372 78 16809972 4869240 141937 $395553 87488175 2398575
8-3Total . . . 9 64623 7 348630 l 646923 8 972670 988960 6035 831 7 48808 5 21900 4 143665 $3398745 $28381433 $24648 476
9. Passengerservice train revenue .!/ ...... 614382348 $11717882 017 353 778 t14 393 251 $11018417 $9927545 26 973144 U54423116 $7002506 $6150889 #44994067 $40501 550
10.,Passengertrain-miles . . . 4097205 4:209 108 4861507 4959955 3687490 3840707 6825498 6825415 2284244 2345858 12797238 13 011 980
11. Passengercarryingear-miles ......... 21839182 -20371347 25967442 24219819 16 522541 16730 435 40095017 39586106 10415289 9795 331 67032847 66 1 872
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Mike per revenue ton per road . 212.0 208.4 226.7 216.1 -204.3 197.6 424.5 431.0 259.7 252.6 292.2 291.3
13. Revenue per ton-mile . ........ 1.332 1.299 1.178% 1.1740 1.228 1.2740 1.3200 1.288# 1.3354 1.361% 1.295% 1.898w
14. Revenue per ton per road. . . $2.82 $2.71 $2.67 $2.54 $2.51 $2.52 $5.60 $5.55 $3.47 $3.44 $3.78 63.78
COMMu ATION PASsaNB$ T.AFFIC:
1-01. Miles per passenger per road . 11.0 10.7 11.0 10.7 18.5 17.9 18.2 18.5 12.7 13.2 18.3 18.1
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.800 1.71% 1.790 1.71% 1.62 1.4L30 1.45% 1.32 1.050 1.040 1.53% 1.38%
17-01. Revenueper passenger per rad 0.20 0.18 $0.20 $0.18 $0.30 60.26 60.26 60.24 $0.13 60.14 (0.28 00.25
AIL Grain PAssENGER TRAFc:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . 226.1 211.6 212.0 200.6 209.9 203.1 421.2 399.9 254.6 239.9 314.7 302.9
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile 2,49 2.240 2.541 2.340 2.30% 2.220 2.33% 2.22% 2.400 2. 2.33# 2.240
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road 5.63 4.73 5.38 4.70 4.83 4.51 9.81 8.87 6.11 5.2 7.34 6.77
TOTAL PAsseNGER TRAGIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road . 89.7 73.9 96.1 79.S 108.9 100.2 222.9 225.6 250.0 231.5 178.5 172.1
16-03. Revenue per passenger-aile . 2.43 2.180 2.490 2.290 2.240 2.14O 2.290 2.190 2.400 2.344 2.290 2.190
17-03. Revenue per passengerper road .. .$2.18 $1.61 $2.39 $1.83 $2.44 2.15 $5.11 $4.93 $5.99 5.42 $4.09 3.78
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 96.7 80.0 96.2 79.1 84.6 73. 110.2 102.0 75.7 61.9 96.7 86.3
19. Revenue paenger-miles per car-mile 18.1 16.5 18.0 16.2 18.9 16.8 18.8 17.6 16.6 14. 18.5 17.0
/ XInolUd.s dining and buffet revenue.


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)
JUNE 1951


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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 SIX MONTHS ENDED WITH JUNE 1951 AND 1950


Statement No. M-220 (OS.D)


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950

AGGREGATES

1. oFreighteervioel#............. 225155 225750 6 377 6395 23 639 23665 22863 22900 52 879 52960 8079 8095
2. Passenger ervie e ............ 140892 148066 4773 4763 12421 13691 12762 13403 29956 31857 4881 5194
8. Numberofrevenue tons carried........ 1362013496 1156005310 37949024 34742992 251111192 218163987 317846082 269427137 606906298 522334116' 117986674 99243367
4.Numberofrevenuetonscsrriedonemile(thous). 319 579149 265467719 532589 4812934 47329424 41018344 53886839 44540544 106542162 90571822 29964411 23180476
5.Freightrevenue.................$4238 635832 $537692826 $113470380 $103499455 $678191421 $585525462 $778184945 $641988465 1569 84674 6 3 1 33101 382 $285 706835 $230167450
8. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01.Commutatiopasengersn....... 13718503 141886033 18276119 19096626 26720255 27976853 54219896 56384890 992168270 103457769 31371 24821
6-02.Alotheren .........101 518648 97502793 11997001 12166912 14114759 13 907542 44015275 43562286 70127035 69636740 2450131 2019734
6-03.Total ...............238703680 239388826 30273120 31263538 40835014 41883795 98235171 99947176 169343305 173094509 2481502 2044555
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01.Commutationpaengerse.......il 2461880847 2521166939 360962675 374706171 489784655 50984843810430482011073894248 1893795531 1958448857 765414 594794
7-02.Allother passengers ......... 133988 523394 12128536131 786009603 7453736312 036 573476 1935 517469 2 839 055 578 2547049613 5661638.657 5227940713 370426185 284503045
7--0 Total ................ 16 450 404241 14 649 703070 1146 972 27 1120079 802 2 526 358 131 2 445365 907 3 882 103779 3 620 943 861 7 555 43418 6 7186 389570 371 191 599 285097 839
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutationfares. .........$41140231 $39260743 $5573967 $5646078 $8957974 $8683212 917 588528 :16 654972 $32119469 630984262 $8920 7142
8-2. Allotherfaree ............ 389437973 $336868081 $24397811 23647180 $65010441 $60650893 96 19750 9 8633630 6 185605761 170634379 $10776793 68405170
8-03.Total. . ............... 430578204 376128824 929970778 2929329 58 73968415 969334105 $113 786037 $102 991278 217725230 1201618641 .O 785 713 8412312
9. Passengereervicetrainrevenue I/ .......637 161672 $559005244 $38 967779 $37013353 $108028942 $97 998520 $147 928997 132 774590 $294925718 267 786463 $16092752 $L3 500773
10.Passengertrain-miles ............178337540 173388652 8767645 8715448 26434780 25033208 34067430 33368206 69269855 67116862 4660180 4342364
11.: Paengercarryingcar-miles ......... 952205710 881411829 41003236 41887007 142221809 137068663 196408184 187087134 379633229 366042804 25534503 22283787
AVERAGES
Faziowr TaAppic:
12. Mile per revenue ton per road...... 234.6 229.6 1403 138. 188.5 188.0 16 163 17 5 173.054.0 233.6
13. Revenue per ton-mile ... 1.326% 1,3339 2.131% 2.150 1. 433% 1.4279 1.1.4410 1.4730 1.473% 0.953% 0.993%
14. Revenuepertonperroad. $3. 11 3.6 $2.99 $2.98 $2.70 $2.68 $2.45 $2.38 $2.59 $2.55 $2.42 $2.32
COMmuTATiON PAsozNama Taxncc: ,
1-01. Mlesperpassengerper road . 17.9 17.8 19.8 19.6 183 18.2 19.2 19.0 19.1 189 24.4 24.0
16-01. Revenue per pas mnger-mile ..... 1.67% 1.560 1. 54 1.51% 1.830 1.70 1.690 1.550 1.700 1.538 1.37 1.20
17-01. Revenue per paenger per road . $0.30 $0.28 $0.30 $0.J30 0.34 $0.31 $0.32 $0.30 $0.32 $0.30 $0.28 $0.29
ALL Omne PAsNuXRoa TA : 80.7 75.1 151.2 140.9
15-02. Milesper passenger perroad . 137.8 124.4 65.5 61.3 144.3 139.2 64.5 58.5 .7 75.1 1. 14
16-02. Revenue per passenge-mile .... 2.78 2.78% 3.10 3.17% 3. 91 32 339 339 .
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road . $.84 $3.4 5 $2.03 $1.94 $.61 $2.19 $1 98 $265 $245 $416
ToTAL PAsaiNoaX TSArac: 36.2 44.6 41.5 149.6 139
15-M Miles per passenger per road. ... 68.9 61.2 37.9 35.8 61.9 58.4 39.5 36.2 .6 1
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road... $1.80 $1.5 $0.99 $0.94 $1.81 1.66 1.16 $1.03 $1.29 $1.16 $4.35 11
18. Revenue passenge.r-miles per train-mile. 92.2 13068 128. 95.6 97.7 11.0 108. 109.1 107.1
19. Revenue passenger-miles per ar-mile 17.3 166 28.0 26.7 178 17.8 19.8 19 19.9 19.6 1 5
SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 | 1950 1951 1950o 1951 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:
8-01. Commutation passenger . .
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. Pawsengr revenue:
8.P -01. Commutation fares . . .
8-02. All otherfares. . . .
8-03. Total . . . .
9. Pasenger service train revenue . .
10. Passengertrain-miles . . .
11. Paenger carrying car-miles . . .

AVERAGES
linurna..r....r,


3754 2
24 701
218 171 263
45 995 52 8
$614 305 365
17 208 388
9 319 284
26 527 672
184 853 502
2 202 263 635
2 387 117 137
$3 233 989
56 808622
60 042 611
$89 645 704
26 968444
153 635 65 8


37 727
25 784
188 370 031
39 618 49 6
$518 316 163i
17 949 221
8 078 241
26 027 462
193 031011
1865 305 902
2 058 336 913
$3 258 066
$47 383 240.
950 641306
$78 416022
26 008 209'
137 126 201


45 621
29582
336 157 937
75 959 939
$900 012 200
17 239759
11 769415
29 00917 4
185 618 916
2 572 689 820
2 758 308 736
$3 242 909
667 585415
$70 828 324
#105 738 456
31 628 624
179 170 161


45 822
30 978
287 613398
62 798 972
$748 4835 613
17 974042
10097 975
28 072017


44 990
27 566
147 744 144
37 313 603
$464 247 525
10 220 94 3
6 581349
16 802 292


193625805 191968094
21498089471 260 733 303
2343 434 7521452 701 397


$3 265 208
$55 788 410
|59 0'53 618
$91 916795
30 350573
159409 98 8


$3 044 136
$28974793
$32 018 929
$55 255 654
22 036 106
94149005


45 141
29 503
117 251563
29 990 681
$383 647205
10 292278
5 882 997
16 175275
188 967082
1057 812144
1 246 779 226
$2 639569
$23 961088
$26 600 657
$47 086 932
22103 089
88 425 165


53 622
34 826
162 006 641
70 549 883
$921 184131
10 417 213
9 315747
19 732 960
189 366418 E
3 520196 311
3 709 562 729
$2 722 019
$83 818481
$86 540 500
$139 993 38
41 2256287
233 157493


53 741
35 608
134 229 371
57 503 631
$744 121080
10048 458
8 689 869
18738327
178 744070
2941 279357
3120023427
$2357773
$68876 934
$71 234 70,7
$119188 895
39450 885
210181937


28043
18962
109 198476
29 213 562
$383 345 230
90 847
3 725 102
3 815 949
1 131 888
973 265 303
974 397191
$11 698
23453 523
23 465 221
$41 248456
14 177 38
66 095 822


28086
20120
94 576 862
24 802 613
$330427606
113486
3195 212
3 308698
1 381125
751 694 970
753076095
$13931
$17 607270
$17 621201
$33 026 159
14367 243
57 351935


126655
81 354
418 949 261
137 077 04 8
91 768 776 886
20 729 003
19 622198
40 351201
382 466400
5 754'194 917
6136 661 317
95 777 853
136 246797
142 024 650
6236 497498
77 439061
393 402 320


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


12. Mi per revenue ton per road . 210.8 210.3 226.o
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . .. 1.3360 1.3080 1.18,
14. Revenue per ton per road. ....... #.2.82 $2.75 62.68
COm uTATON PAMzNOus TuAwc:
16L-01. Miles perpssenger perroad ..... 10.7 10.8 10.8
16I01. Revenue per pw engerr-mle 1.75 1.69 1.750
17-01. Revenue phase s ienger per road $0.19 $0.18 $0.19
Au. Otuma PAsaumouI TAPlIC:
15-02. M lper passenger per road. . 236.3 230.9 218.6
16-0. Revenue per paenger-mile .2.58o 2.5 2.63
17-02. Revenue pe passenger per road 6.10 5.87 t5.74
TovrAL PAmiNaOu T sraic:
16-03. Miles per passenger per road. . 90.0 79.1 95.1
16-08. Revenue per pasenger-mile . 2.52 2.46 2.57
17-03. Revenue per pasenger per road $2.26 $1.95 $2.4
18. Revenue paienger-miles per train-mile. 88.5 79.1 87.2
19. Revenue passenger-milea per car-mile 15.5 15.0 15.4
I Represents an average of the mileae reported at the olose of oaah month within the period.
SInoludeo dining and buffet revenue.


252.6
1.2440
$3.14
18.8
1.59%
10.30
191.6

$4:e0
86.5
2.20%
$1.91
65.Z
15.4


255.8
1.2790
$3.27
18.4
1.400
$0.26
179.8
2.27%
$4.07
77.1
2.130
$1.64
56.4
14.1


435.5
1.3060
$5.69
18.2
1.440
00.26
377.9
2.38%
19.00
188.0
2.330
$4.39
90.0
15.9


428.4
1.2949
15.54
17.8
1.320
$0.23

3384

$7.93
166.53
2.280
$3.80

.1s


267.5
1.3120
$3.51
12.5
1.03%
$0.13

261.3
2.41%
$6.30

255.3
2.413
66.15
68.7
14.7


262.2

.490
12.2
1.010
$0.12
235j4,
$5.51
227.6
2.34
$513
52.0
13.1


327.2
1.290%
$4.22
18.5
1.51%
$0.28
293.2
2.37%
$6.94

152.1
2.:31
63.52
79.2
15.6


126 968
85 231
346 057796
112 296 925
$1 458 195 831
20454222
17768078
38 222 300
369092277
4750 786 471
5 119 878 748
$5 011273
$110445292
$115 456 565
9199 301986
75 921 21 7
355 959037


324.5
1.2990
#4.21
18.0
1.360
#0.24
267.4,
2.320
66.22
134.0
2.260
1.02
.7. 4
14.4


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218.3
1.1920
$2.60
10.8
1.690
$0.18
212.9
2.60
$5.52
83.5.
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$2.10
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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


3 1262 08854 9505 INTERSTATE -'COMMERCE COMMISStON'
BaUREAU OFr TRANSPORT ECNoIACS AITD STAlSTKA,

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF tIASS .1 STEA FYA ILAWAYSBU JHE UNITED STATES
Compiled From 122 reported f rvepla tklluInumttis.mreseming. sb tq- ailways
(SWITCHING AND TERMIMNACOMIANMES NOT INCUIPFEDk.
?- J04 tmiP liq i alx )95 ANID 1950


UNIV. OF FL LIB.
DOC I.ENTS DFPT.





U.S. DEPOS1TOWY


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GOEMf .LAIES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN: DISTRICTT POCAHONTAS REGION
1951 1950 151 1950 1 950 1951 19501 1951 5.1 0 1951 1950
AGG GATES ../ ... a..
Mdes of road operated at lose of monLh, 2 h. 2 2 8 5 c. 5 ,, 007 .
1. Frrghlserce .r. 225"12 "9 8- 8557 6361|'. 6380 .3 r: 3618.6 -r 23664 2 861 2 889 52 84E ; 5Z933 079
2. Paaenprser.ice 139321 > 14604 5 4 76. 4.i4 4 135 1 63. 12 57' 3 237 598 1 361 478 ,. 497
3-. )fmberotf revenue ooecaried 229 558 10'2 2160433 613 u as.754 5332152 39 64 270. 38040620 .- &3-67a84 50428250 99135864 93795642 17983300 1,708g-139
4 Ntm -efreveDueltoMmanedonemaiboa .l 50578 202 .4 903 9322 .760488 773976. 713 884 7282463 4-6402 8595288 96757399. 16661721 *4 44914 1 .39'2586
.5 Fri Irevenue. t 614 4473dB 'ra6 40435515s pa.795490 0 16559701 6104286.786 $100073 5!45 1268'%0-64 .$119516945 ._S49082926 6235950215 433S4e075 b .39pe l10
6 Nmer of revenue pasengers earned r '
I Cummtuore pasengerse 21494 59 4 565018 5 7 7 1-- 4. 64- 6 6 50 44 e-4k19 57s '7156 15.340794 5624348 4 .' 3758
6-02 Alliot erpanirge2 .3 2033500 20535012 '2362202 237 322 &8845731 *.9941.74 9029559 94j7947,: 14F15492 14789445 4829. 4". 425976
6-03 Total i' 41792444, 42098030 5136779 5:137 540 -9SW0375 7 7'44 6 2 17-449134 18131.628- $9.565286 30433791 '487359 49734
7. Number of revenue p engers earrinKd ore mile:
7-' CommuLauornipa4enge 40. 570-926 405 164 74,l 5.8 3709a47 57540090 80 43,'76 4 82 394-'766 17.1..l6 191 177 161.081 309 827 931 317097.%37 53 .. 4 731
7- Al other paedger 2 787378 656 '636 56615 166140635 1614 348 4065695E.6 425884048 5 494609 530259320 1, 29 656 2 5 4 1 47A e 716 78055 82 64 6521
7-3 Total ';89'9.49542. 3041 733555B 22437 '6t22. 2L8&981 438 489003 279 508276814 726.108284- 7,07420401 1439 484185 .1 3"4,48p 653 '7B140735 64621352
8. P aesenger revenue: .
8.4&1 Co.m..uta.uon ftAr . 6 8883 159 $6s86772 -$ -897741. 86e.516 17,477177, -'$13-.S 40 -*-0- 5 7 4 751 498 4 5 3970 .*5052 5 54 'O1'404 1: 113
8-02 Aloltherfared .....73. 7362636. 69 6.4 902 195193 507170; 12021218 2e.5712 518 865,167 17 272 183 35 4 81.570 ; 491.&211 1'939045 11 766894
&43 rTotal ..... 900504795 $76011674 96092 934 '5953518 $13493 935. N1401046L6 81 ,291173 |e00035681 940878600 39967 365 $1940449 9176e007
9. Pefngerswervicea revenue./'. .. 112918055 $106731720 t9569,97 e $7190575 $1686909'4 La904680 $864035895 24411457 95a.944967 (506481 4I 62866889 4554443
10 PM6w aimrami.-. ... 29 92 717 30 811 223 ,.1-5700O89, 1632 240 45o2501276 4.661067 5749 479 5979 981 11861645 .122 a3286 777644 988a94
F& Patengera -rymgcale . 14640075 166 396 b83 765027 a ..8120042 25 103973 AS 805 074 34250098 34689840 67004p50 68 6:14 .6 4,157 76.. 4195894
AVERAGES ..- .
12. Miles per revenue ton per mad 22 3 21.710 1 l 145 181..5 191,i 163 170.5 169.1 3177.5 1 250 6 231 '
13 Reniwu per to-mile .33 -1.305 j.20 2.114 4 1.441/ 1.374 ..' .390; 1. 466 1 1.'l 0.69 9 ,
II Revenue per tonperroad .. .$2.94 62.916 3.8o1 $3.0Q7 $2.62 2.63 $2.3 2.7 .1b..51 $2.52 2.'3
CoNIMMrranTO PanseNalRm Taarnc "
15-01 Mile. per pasenger pe g oad 18.8 1.8 21.0 20.8 19.4 ..9 -20.3 20.2 20.3 i3 25.2
I Revenue per pa ngeml. 1.71 158 1.54 1.53 1.75 1.77 1.74 166 117
17-01, tt-wnue per p=arert Ad (0.32 0.30 $0.32 $0.32 40.36 1O.75 0.36 I0.1 60.35 i .32 10.32 ; (0.30
ALL OT a P WaurN aZ a a a .
15-U2 M per pseenger per road 137.1 128.4 70.3 67.9 144.7 .40.2 61.5 5 6.3 79.5 75.6 149.2 153.-5
02 Revenueper paaenge-ile . .64 2.6' 31 3.14 2.9 95 3.29 3.26 3.14 3.12 2.69 .2.74?
17-'2 Revenue per paa ger per rod. $3.62 3.39 2.20 2.13 $4.26 t.4O 2.02 1.83 2.50 2.36 '.C' 6 .13
ToTAr PASBBNGER TAciC' 2.02 1.82
15-03 MilW per phaargar per rad 76.,' 72.1 43.7? 2.6 7n0.2 71.1 41,6 39.0 "8.7 47.2 1,'6.0 150.4
16-0M Re.i.. per pies ager-mle 2.522 2.50? 2.72e 2.729 2.76( 2.76t a.93W 2.63q 2.84f 2.799 2. I' .7'*
17-02 Rever,.u per p.enegr per oa.l 61.93 (1.81 $1.10 $1.16 l1.%i $1.96 61.22 (1.10 $1.38 41.31 3.. $8 11
18. Revenue peserngfr-mde pfer rrrirai.le 106.6 98.7 142..6 13 .2 108.6 109.0 125.* 118.3 121..* 116.9 81..
19. Revedu, pasrper, r.TuaJ per car-rule 19.1 18.3 29.3 27.0 19.5 19.7 2L.2 20. 21..5 20.9 17?.. .____
'" t' SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN'DISTRICT NORItHWEFTEN RIIGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWF.TERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
( : 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1150 1951 19501 19511950"191951 1950
AGGREGATES 4 ~
MAle of road operated as close of mon d, A 6
1. !Freiglservice .. .. . .. 37525 37704.' 45604 45 7 0 45 0 45 109 536a.8 53695 288013. 26088 8 126 67 9 1 6
2. mgereervice .. .. ...... 24357 2575 29 2 -5. 30 74 2675 28 810 34 77 35 500 18962 19 375 8048 836
40 2639"3101445 1088045 658 .8.. 740 78982. 954 74523Q662
3 Numberof nBrnue ma carried 3354194 064"330 646284> 478589> 4S3013S 319p7as 46511- 6 43 24.559 59 3 17935176 1. 3740 76966S4 745.362
4 NumberofrevenueLon earriedoneiale nbo.oal 67694'`0 '630 44-4 t 1261 071 10 482 610 6 61:9 943 6 6-3.94 87 0 112081'445 10880545 4658346 .9 37 6 2P-559'73 21904 791
5 Freight revenue $ 9868374 $83'6 i83 -$136414449 $12268779' -81980191 $75780 19a 46 38678 6 144916004 6061444 33' $60 430 9 '28695001 2815025.07
6. Number of revenue passengers carried: 844 14344 6 04 95001 502
S 6-01 C(onmaJtion paaenger.'....... 2748070 882494 9 782466 628707 1 7217 1665 SS .1680302 1429884 13694 14527 336.74 3109963
6-02 Alloerpasengers ....... 174467 1-718 35 227637 2 14'4 301 1 440ORF 1276399 i ,7.633. 1678155 686432 46714 3889083. 3601268
6-03 rotal .... ... ........ -4492744 ; 4S43 274 9 80103 4973006 3112 26 9 .95s 3 443663 108039 70012 61241 725635 6711 231
7. Number of revenue paaaengers carried one mile: 1 8 7 1 .
7-01 Comhu-auon gas.enger 29 42 6964 89811402 ,494 13719 7 3l790"13 3 -3 03262 S 318-2779 S0,,S,794 R61157842 17089 .1724050o 63 22 7-02 Allotherpaeager. .. 396371564 "361 543-489 468 42785 42602.0 501751 494 26472877.40 713255064,6736485, .742882 154539294 118929405 1092915989
7-0 ot al* ;: ... 425800 52 8 191354891 407941263 455976a-45 "34584119 296Q 0519 743480858 699764797 .74459.157 15411 344 1 .5k524134 1151076660
8. Passenger revenue:
&8-Ol.Commuraldofam'" . 524362 3 536208 5 25766' .. 9537323.1 512319 $446270 1 446204 349260 1820 ;. 1767 696036A 6797297
S8-0 Altber rfaes .' ', 9559334 t'8 03 144 1149831 10060038 68235987 5"'93t996 .4670151 15090980 $4147539 (380677 26641'6'7 $24649653
8-w03 Total ..... .. ... .. 10085698 9880932 918024147 10 597<359 9 733$ 32.--6 4 1866 61,4 355 (915440'240 $4:4935S9 6,5622444 927608040C 95446950
9.P Faenger nerkemtraueenu : . 142-426807 107 112692369 $17093096 .15246612 611199463 6104 08 08 53 4. 34 920231 9 (at,3p6436 $6704298 16321548 $42883992 640836067
10.PassngerLtraunmdesa ..... ., 4262287 4407492 5039931 6196386 3862613 -3931499 69.17540 ;7 F01 257 224598 408793 15026141 1334 549
11.Pals ngeraly-nge-miles ..... ..-23652475 22'91589 e 87810241 7 121. 7 89 18950500 1810977-4 4460373 4.'-V6 381 10674611 10645923 72025 84 7067207,8
r AVERAGES
1Furiar TRitAnic .8 5.6 'Ss. -'
12 Miles per reentpe ton per road . -201.8 21Y.1 : 38.8 2196 '19705 ,2 417.9 43.0 297 2568 25.6
13 lrvenue per L-ile 1.372 1 '.281 211 170 1.202 1.321/' 1.332 1 1.313 .28 : t.25F
14. Ivtedmper tonperroad 6 2.97 6.7 6.2.65 67.51 62.37 .37 5,52 (.90 8 ?.37 3.6 3.7B
CoMnraTnnm PAEsm TAtnIC '
5-01. Mles per pnangr per d 10.7 10.6 107 4,o6 9..6 19.1 18.0 3L8. 18 8 rid?
16 Ravenueperpasenggr-mie 1.780 1. 8 S., 8 1,.00% 1.56o 1.40( 1. 689 1.3 .07 N 1.03% 1.325 13711
17-0o. Rewnue per paengeieroad . 0.119 10.9 0 9 60.19 10.31 60.97 50.27 0.2' .013 0.12 t0.29 0.6
Anu. OBIs PSIN-O4ER T ir 40125.92 239
Ib-Lh. MiIa per passenger per road 2272 22014 ?2W3 190.7 209.5 .207. 045 1 25 9 239.0 305.7 30).
16-fl Revenue pe r pE.epere.il-mde . 4% 2.9f 9 ".2.45 -2.36. 226% 2.246 2..20 24, .3B6 2 c2..Th 2.24 2.26%
17-04.Re*nue per passengerper road 5;48 ,.83 5l6 $4.60 $4.94 '4.65 $8.89 1.8 9 56,0* ,#5.60 56,8o 6.4
TOTALr Pssaxeoea TaspAic:
15-03. -Mile per paenger perread. . 94.8 86.1 8100w0 91.7 107.5 00.8 216.9 -225.1 -249.2 i 234.0 172.6 171.5
16-0 8: Rveue per pasenger-mile .. 2.37 2 26 21 .32 2.19 2.15 2.1f .215 2.386 2.49 2.20 .2.21
17-W.Mhenuepar, sengerperad . .2.24 11.94 $2,1 2.19 2.36 2.17? 74.68 1..7 65.93 65.46 3.80 3./9
18. uep eer le sttain-mile.'. 99.9 88.8 .8 87.7 '. .6 7 5.4 107.5 99.9 .7V .7 64.2 96.2 66.3
19. f tuepassenger-mile ear-mile 18.0 17.1 ,"'-17.9 16.8 17.7 1 16.4 17.5 16.7 r 2,6.3 1 14..5 17.4 116.j

./ Includes dining and uffet revenue.


Statement No. M-20(OS.fD)
JULY 1951








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INTERSTATE "COMMERCE COMMNIISSION
FtoEAr OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AWD STATISTICS
REVENUE TRAFFIC STAIlSTICS -OF LASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 2d irAports*of revenue trAffic atkelde renting I31 ateam railways
(SWITGHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR SBEVEl MONTHS miBDED f 'flWtY 1951 AND 1950


Statement No. M-220 (OS-J);


--. ."' UNITED STATES NEW ENiLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
119951 91 1950 9 90 951 950 95.1 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950
AGGREGATES *%*.' O >
servid peratedato01o1c1nt 225167 225723 6376 6539 23637 83665 22866 82289.9 582876 52956
Psemsger ervies 140401 147776 477 4700 1239,7 136828 1273-'. f 13580 9904. a18 48 .-16
59u 1.591455372 1V72048699 4353477? 4007a144 2 90o95640 ".256-204 60 7 37154a 4 S 849 3 87 705994 7 6161291 135910034 116,25a
'l u ,niemde(housl 370 16156 5145"07 041 6aa63 6 Sa6910 4 562309 48-300807 62650864 5" 15 884 s 183 29 511* 107 023545 34456033 27138062
ti5 t 6 '4 913 08340 -4 177 8286342 *tl3 57' ti'S39- *$74 41820 9 e8 s599 0351 o 906925g *7nl5410818918 96EaH1566965537 6529252910 t6691Bl60
6 CommuL e ar 158 357083" 163106175- 81050696 21 856844 30886897 :521`a670B' 8382088 ... 477;B699'a111469681 5.1l.739841 S3767 2679
12.1 1 o1 1. 122147419 11.8578841 14359203- 14544234 16 98490 2t l901716 6 S3-32217 533,S109 -l b4 629910 -84769059 294147e 443B70
6-S.tot. u ".eD ,045045Q2 281445016 35409899 36401078 47805 38.7 -aWOS841 A1a 644 305 S 18o0ae78.e ,9198e9959. .203 508 300 829778,239 2478449
7 Number of revenue pR secn e erned ede.
7 N r u8 pngred eme. g0468 3 8 2S 513658 419 200 66 4432-2 261 -570 1840 5B9M-243 204 12e 799 502'1 248 83750T 201 18 572-.. 27e79T* 972 85016.7 -683525
"7:" 64'16 1 9114 6 ,92014 954 150 2E- 06 97 9E44814 008 l 4 01 51 7 3-40656 A30 167S7 5 6 792 699801 6 3483412851 44251207 349082099
703 "ou, .' ,- 1 .19 43'083 733 17 691 43505St 1371 350900 1339-04240 30155 61410 .2953644.721 46082 0606;3 4 3 364286a 8 94918373 86Z1070223 443362244 349.716284
a Pswunger revenS F
"I Commutauonfate' '9 4 47ge426- t45530863- $647670j 86 52-7 5 9 4'-0'4 30 691 6101583528 6280515996 619a69837, 5741759'P ?3,-91l97635 10384 B6855
-2 ADfotherfa ree 465 40662o702 6295950' rL' 88 2 00tL 765 5 31 73 2822' 9 184.6 1103 72B 12288: 812l8,X64 1205 666223 1279999 -l8p187
8-M Totdal '.. 5111610 545T215585 136063.72' 846o,4 8344571 '15S -.W776 a1229S1959 625B8603835252 41S66006 112810319 ,,448
". #7ie0 tivi rvfnor 7g0 79721 Sp6B5 738 965 S46 S 57 5 7*' 443 92' 26 a9 e o 1 ee 1032 9 6 174 4 892 p1'7 ISo 047 P47866'679 6518435354 618$e5241' 16 0As1l
1 tr.m.5, 2865257 08041-99876 l0339853 337688 30-9s60S6 29694275 59806900 39348187 81131500 79390150 5437e824 5.11.S6a.
S einsb 2 2. 1t9045 786 l '47810653 46653515- 50007049 16730782 168873757 20658288 8221776974 446635779 434657760 29692269 2847Q481
AVERAGES
I. hlea per reve.uetooperroad 232.6 229.2 13 9.8 9.4 187.5 188.5 168.7 t1 1747 173 l7 253.5 233.2
i3 R Svenui per on-de. .......37 1.3Wf 2140 t(.14 '1.434 1.4 9 1.447 1.433% '1S5 1.1.4% 0.96 0.998%
14 Reletuepertumperroad .. 3.9 3.04 $2.99399 62.69 -2.6 2.44 $2.38 2..16 $ 2.94 2.2 2.31
C -01. Mieperp per 18.1 17.9 .9 19.8 1B.5 1.4 19.4 1*.3 19. 3 9.1 8a, 4 2
60-01. Reveueeper p meen.r1..71 2,l.6 a.56 1.6 1.,5 .2 1.83%0 .71 .98 -1 ,1 0.80 .-. 1..1
17-01 Revenueper rcwe rpnoad '1t 60.41 60.30 $0.3 40.S2 10.33 O1$0. 5.0.33 4030 0.2 *,429
1l-02. Reepaereeoger-pqrd137.4 124.8 06.3 62. 144A. 1 94. -A3.? 57.8 80.3 74.96 1W 64.
0-02t I an per pamsnpr- 2.76% 2.750 61 3.97 3 1,50 .0 ,3.37 3 3 7% 03- 3.8%3.2" a, 894 2.92%
i7-02 'Revenue per pasengSer per road 3.79 $3.43 ,% 1.97 2.15# 1 .$ *.A 42.43 35 4.17
T&-3 P leMoperapaTMM t 70.0 62.9 38.7 p6.8 63.1 6. .2 39.8 36.7 43.2 42.4 .40.9 .-. 1 ,4
-03. R ue peg aaEeJ, 2.600 2.$69 2.630. 1' -'2.900 2421 2.930 2.84 2.87% 2"0 *.W -89%,a f, ....... .. 91-
17-03. Revenue per roa? d '61.2 .1.41 61.62 6>.91. t.83 414 061.17 81.04 9.30 P *4.3 64.12
18 Revenue pamenger-mdceeperba -me 94.3 -'.6 132.6 129. '.9745 99.5 115.6 110.0 110.9 10 6 .: 81. .
19 Revenue pa enger-nmuiaeper car-rle 17.6 .9 28.2 -26.a4 18.0o .18.1 20.0 19.5 10.1 19.8 14,9 3.2
'O .. OUTHElfMlkkfit I BbtftHERN DItRMCT NOrTHIIWES ERNBCION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM .- .-.. ..
TEM 1951. 1 !950 1951 '1 50 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950
AGGREGATES
rroadofroaoperat cle of moond.4
S Nac eervi ced 47 56. 645 8136' 45012 07 45615"'5-53621" 53 734i 8i 2804028082 1,026637 ".26951
a."eri6 5 a"r49 1c257-485 2950 10 30394l8 : 21818l 940,5 3481 5559 18962 200180964 250l0
-:'Jb(u.bdovenue.be 2d 251 642 6 a8 190153197 387 265e 335 3513 703 '18 270046 143 19129-, 188 524 '284 158074896 217 33652 |6"00601 49792800S .420580 68
PL b ueeoue.o7em'tlou. 7 $49'7' 0 4'5,48 920 87 221010 .73 5281 78 44'157 7 .1085 551 28 651.5 6818r41 587 8190 29431989. 3, 46140.99 Q 54 201."16
5' ctrevenue..... 601739 6601974 4106426467116606419"%72$6P5 403L 06-7G569712S .98 20 7 7443 9 574 3911911 20 5727086 611739 698338
73'9 n $9561."977 34 711 0164586 61 697 ^S 9 044359.59 920221917 1I
a94 10d 4
T oef..0639$ 1 -9796569 1483 1*540436 80214 7 t19593 11079108 .036 4 41 341926 2551307, 2613946
4 3102041 -' ?0570736 533 i7 6 3431b5 19 914 s-L 19 117 6 6 2 3 414631 .'.-.4.516075 3969939 47607256 4493331
7. N co. enu, ed one rde
'N- J JUMtyBI,14 ] rv 8.88 4 842413 '21519663 82F5,3 936 284800719 30539861 219- 52212 -0 e2040 91 ,. 1oS 74, ,-.51853175'' '445690,78, 4,"7282948
110 -26 5 95431 1 226849391 504' 147 i26 3 573 78 490-6" 34-4.7 9715 32539 884 42 33 451531 .3 614 3a18 3. r1-Ai3 8 60-1 906 34 2 64 49434897 3 8 845702 460
2812'9176 '5 36449691804325627 0909-V940 04428 -L'7?.Z858351 615433737454453043.587 3ALT78222&. 1148,6r5634r8 907787439 7 389185451 62709B5408
'67-01 58.351L 63794275 p'?686f5 1 602530 633.5647 1085859 63168223 2707033 013 5118 .115698 0738226 1 015 7
6676-98!S6.:,"7' 22.;g. 17. 6 x 656: 348 6 29. 8:3906 6948763 3 91o601062,. P 227 947O PC 2158 Z 9 11


O0. 3 7la' s.i'123073 0415701 53 55 5 5469 5 2898719 2 034588 4a 143167 4645214 16423 316 1 7036 90465202 892 2.'766
0oAyig 0dhl!AI. .. 17728813 '160042096 2Qv. I-5402 lf15213777 1150309 508 ,06534939 275'557 866 852098319 76 770433 67.997"858 46542789 466351116

1,2 oIe ooZpa,,4,i2,ni 2 .f.44 ,0.i$ ,7. 218. ''2*' 24.98 43.0 + 36.6 6.'., 806 19.t 1'
13 18s 1 .237` 1.26 1921 0 1.31 M 1.3290 1.289F ,1.29
.(A 63.80 63.66 13.66 $.60649 '3.?7 6.1 ,
.Co. ra1gra s ,.-7Ts 1.8 10.7? .:. -9 6.5 18M2 7.8 12 :12. 1 .1.
,-, R. ,,,,1. 75% ',F,..1. 5F'1.7.'".1. 8%2.400.1o4 1 m 1 1.01%. -
17-01. Revmaper pasea per C d .8 00_.19"oo.FS001 9,2o060.26 60.26 60%.$ 0.13" 6012 2. 0.2
I,-0. AW271Ril22%147321e $01 25.29 2953 1735.5
17--Ravenin p.w -i mad -.- 90 0 -1.:0%'154.8SA.i6.6..53s.t66
I8-" -speri..Su ..- 90.? 80.1 95W ? 879.7N 07 .192.13 .42k; 2 220.7 9.6
76-M Revemnepera A 2 : .. 261.-1.95I't 2. 61.98 11..3 43v? 66.11 65 -33 6j.5s3. 1
IS. Oaf fapeenr.c trah.m~ile 90.1 80.5 uIt ',69.0
...9. 15 .8 ...... ..... 1.5.0 I


Ia. -d1 C'mM, v-i Himp., aI.
Repreente s "an aege of the mileage reported at tne lose of each. month within the period.
.3 Include dining anu buffet revenue.


U. S. GOVZWMENT PRINTING OFFICE l1d 0' 950171
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Subject to revision


UNIV. OF FL LI. .
DOCLIMJF1-1 N1 T


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U.S. DEEOPSITO 4N


ITEM


AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month;
1. Freight service . . . .
2. Passenger service . . .
3. Number of revenue tons carried........ .
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thous
5. Freight revenue. ............
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers*. . ..
6-02. All other passengers . . .
6-03. Total . . . .
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers*. . .
7-02. All other passengers . . .
7-03. Total . . . .
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutation fares* ........
8-02. All other fares. . . .
8-03. Total . . .. . .
9. Passenger service train revenue . .
10. Passenger train-miles . . .
11. Passenger carrying car-miles . . .
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . .
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . .
14. Revenue per ton per road . . .
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:*
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . .
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . .
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road .
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . .
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . .
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road .
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road . .
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . .
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road .
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. .
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile .


UNITED STATES


I--


1951


225150
1 38 760
257 850388
57 260 669
$759 188 655
21250 955
20 216 501
41 467 456
384 387227
2 902 437 249
3286 824476
6 668 061
77 153 590
83 821 651
$120 211089
50 357478
168 776268


222.1
1. 3206
$2.94
18.1
1.73%
$0.31
143.6
2.66%
$3.82
79.3
2.55%
$2.02-
108.3
19.5


1 r T


NEW ENGLAND REGION


GREAT LAKES REGION


CENTRAL EASTERN REGION


EASTERN DISTRICT


r 1 r I .. I. -I .1. -


1951 .


1950


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


225 564
145 466
257 308 856
56 513 476
$748 502 300
21613 142
19 939 400
41552 542
397 451 299 S
; 727 592 727
3125044 026
$5432 522
(71789186
(7816170
$113 664 612
31810 385
175 768 351


219.6
1.324%
$2.91
18.4
1.62%
$0.30
136.8
2.63%
$3.60
75.2
2.500
$1.88
98.2
17.8


6 369
4 765
5 899 443
810084
$17 885022
2 581 245
2 397 675
4 978 92(
52 085 321
169 844 642
221 929 962
$819 751
(5132936
5 952 687
$7 56041C
1 598 91
7 826 304


6 393
4 763
6 242 568
868 315
$18 783 836
2 690 017
2 339 281
5029 298
53 971 59 7
152 588 924
206 560 521
S647 151
I 850 891
6 698042
$7 249 414
1657 286
8177 950


23616
12 253
45 534 084
7 922066
$116 690055
3 850259
k 856 327
6 706 586
73204395
428 942246
50 146 641
$1332830
(13161 912
14 494 742
$20785 00C
4600688
25089 552


23 664
13 336
46438 987
8 286 287
$116 913 988
3 942 403
2 786 7 82
6 729 185
76 103 017
412 954 878
489057 895
!1 339750
f2190436
3 530186
SL9 327 749
4707 028
25 631 221


22861
12 566
59 49522C
9 831 411
$139 968 763
8050392
8 710391
16 760783
162 428 063
558 493881
720 921 944
18889 704
$18 246 989
$21136 693
$27 229 870
5 863685
34 873405


22 886
13 182
61154343
9 829 375
$135 782 816
8 619 735
8 639 530
17259 265
172813423
502098 878
674 912 301
$2 777 526
L6 483 581
$19 261 107
$24 841648
5 981713
34 383 231


52846
29 584
110 928 747
18 563 561
$274 543 84C
14 481 896
15 964393
28 446289
287 717 777
1 157 280 768
1 444 998 547
5 042285
#36 541 837
$41 584122
565 575 28(
12 063292
67 789261


52 946
31 281
113 835 69
18 983 977
$271480 642
15 252 155
13 765 592
29 017 746
302 888 037
1067 642 68C
1370 530717
$4 964 427
33 524 906
38 489 33
$51 418 811
12 346 027
68 192 402


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


3 1262 08854 9653 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 THE MONTH OF AUGUST 1951 AND 1950


1 -I I -l I I -


137.3
2.2080
$3.03
20.2
1.57;7
$0.32
70.8
3.02%
$2.14
44.6
2.68%
$1.20
138.8
28.4


139.1
2.163%
$3.01
20.1
1.57%
$0.31
65.2
3.18#
$2.07
41.1
2.760
$1.13
124.6
25.3


174.0
1.473#
$2.56
19.0
1.82%0
$0.35
150.2
3.07#
$4.61
74.9
2.89%
$2.16
109.1
20.0


178.4
1.411%
$2.52

19.3
1.76%
*0.34
148.2
2.950
$4.37
72.7
2.77
$2.01
103.9
19.1


165.2
1.4.24
$2.35
20.2
1.786
o0.36
64.1
3.270
$2.09
43.0
2.93%
$1.26
122.9
20.7


160.7
1. 381%
$2.22
20.0
1.61%
$0.32
58.1
3.28%H
$1.91
39.1
2.850
$1.12
112.8
19.6


167.3
1.4790
$2.47
19.9
1.75%
$0.35
82.9
3.16%
$2.62
50.8
2.88%
$1.46
119.8
21.3


166.8
1. 430%
$2.38
19.9
1.64%
$0.33
77.6
3.140
$2.44
47.2
2.81%
$1.33
111.0
20.1


261.7
0.932%
$2.44
22.9
1.21%
*0.28
158.0
2.85%
$4.50
156.3
2.850
$4.45
96.4
17.7


233.3
. 9650
$2.25
22.6
1.180
$0.27
152.8
2.96%
$4.52
151.3
2.96%
$4.47
79.4
15.5


ITEM SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightervice .......... 37524 3770 4503 45 779 45052 45085 53654 53696 28003 28058 126709 126839
2. Passenger service ............. 24357 25775 29235 30745 26756 28713 34305 35 352 1888C 195 75 79941 83440
3. Number of revenue tons carried......... 36719438 36704901 58943261 58024081 37149485 36182125 30551462 30152514 20277413 19114238 8797838C 85448877
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile(thous) 7474270 7518851 13289775 12493291 7742860 7786783 1251341C 12400964 5151063 4848461 25407333 25036208
5. Freightrevenue. 1............... 01145307 $97838 621 $155 359022 J145 8552534 $94176 901 $96033808 $166987088 $169 908899 $68 121 804 $65 223 717 $329 285793 $331166424
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01.Commutationpassengersied..... .. 3631098 3086986 3636930 3091615 1507887 1621883 1610456 1631626 13786 15863 3132129 3269372
6-02.All other passengers.. ......... 1738900 1760032 2215104 2163746 1324759 1319420 1990218 1993978 722027 696663 4037004 4010061
6-03. Total .............. 5369998 4847018 5852034 5255 361 2832646 2 941 303 3600674 3625 604 735813 712526 7 169 1i3 7279 433
7-01. Commutation pssngers*.......... 39731955 34886172 39865291 34990559 27840123 30437458 28789095 28935657 174939 199588 56804157 59572703
7-02. All otherpassengers ........ 395436679 370642928 470661 964 432 336 144 292 968 763 27.6776 800 801 305 954 773859524 180219800 176977579 1274 494517 1227613903
7-03. Total . ............... 435168634 405529100 b10527255 467326703 320808886 307214258 830095049 802795181 180394739 177177167 1331298b74 1287186606
8. Passenger revenue:I
8-1.Commutationfares . . $742165 $641 492 $743785 $642724 $452523 $431185 $427 626 $392 214 $1842 $1 972 $881 991 $825 371
8-02. All other fares ......... .. $9489452 8725696 $11633725 10550618 1635&442 5916899 *18324399 17579983 (4295187 4156778 $28978028 $27653660
8-03. Total . 10231617 C9367188 $13775510 11193342 6816965 $6348084 (18752025 (17972197 (4297029 (4158750 $29860019 $28479031
9. Passengerserviee train revenue .1/ ..... $14837311 $138308488 (17 887771 &16 628 071 $11155515 $10519577 $28448372 $27982343 $7144151 $7 115 810 $46748038 $45617730
10. Passenger train-miles .......... 42 73652 4438072 5055628 5216516 36836490 4078 954 7095300 7669 908 2306768 2498 980 13238558 14247 842
11. Passenger carrying car-miles .......... .. 23772025 23579726 28034489 27558749 18902192 19199853 43222018 48613972 10828308 12203375 78952518 00017200
AVERAGES
FaEIoGT TRAFFIc:
12. Milesper revenue ton per road . 203.6 204.8 225.5 215.3 208.4 215.2 409.6 411.3 254.0 253.7 288.8 293.0
13. Revenue per ton-mile . ... 1.3530 1.301% 1.169o 1.167# 1.216 1.2339 1.3344 1.3700 1.3252 1.345. 1.2968 1.3230
14. Revenue per ton per road . . $2.75 $2.67 $2.64 $2.51 $2.54 $2.65 $5.47 $5.63 $3.36 $3.41 $3.74 63.88
COMMUTATION PAsENGER TRAFFIC:*
15-01. Miles per passenger per road . 10.9 11.3 11.0 11.3 18.5 18.8 17.9 17.7 12.7 12.6 18.1 18.2
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.87 1. 1.870 1.8, 1.63 1.420 1.49 1.360 1.05% 0.99% 1.55% 1.390
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road .. $0.20 $0.21 $0.20 $0.21 $0.30 $0.27 $0.27 $0.24 (0.13 $0.12 00.28 (0.25
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . 227.4 210.6 212.5 199.8 221.1 209.8 402.6 388.1 249.6 254.0 315.7 306.1
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.400 2.350 2.47% 2.440 2.17# 2.140 2.29% 2.27% 2.38# 2.35# 2.27% 2.250
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road . (5.46 $4.96 $5.25 $4.88 #4.80 $4.48 $9.21 $8.82 $5.95 $5.97 $7.18 $6.90
TOTAL PABssENGE TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road . 81.0 83.7 87.2 88.9 113.3 104.4 230.5 221.4 245.2 248.7 185. 176.8
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.350 2.31% 2.420 2.400 2.12% 2.070 2.26# 2.24% 2.380 2.352 2.24' 2.210
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road . 1.91 $1.93 $2.12 $2.13 $2.40 $2.16 $5.21 $4.96 (5.84 (5.84 *4.17 $3.91
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 101.8 91.4 101.0 89.6 83.6 75.3 117.0 104.7 78.2 70.9 100.6 90.3
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 18.3 17.2 18.2 17.0 17.0 16.0 19.2 16.5 16.7 14.5 18.2 16.1
*Includes Cominuttion .-d Multiple Ride.
1/ Includes dining and buffet revenue.


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)
AUGUST 1951






POCAHVO REGION



1951


8070 ,C076
4 878 4 97C
22.2235823 21 319180
5 815 505 4 974 440
$54 213 715 X48016613

5 832 4 629
476204 403 714
482036 408 343
133336 104 387
75225285 61693216
75358621 61797603
$1 620 $1232
*2144273 16824 922
$2145893 61826154
$3050460 2 797 223
781 976 778 444
4 262464 3 979 023









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 1951 AND 1950


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950

AGGREGATES
Miles of rad operated at close of month:
1. Freightervice #............. .. 225166 225705 6375 6392 23635 23665 22863 22898 52873 52955 8079 8090
2. Passenger service # . . ... 140195 147491 4771 4761 12 378 13639 12714 13355 29863 31755 4 880 5139
3. Number of revenue tons carried......... 1849 345727 1629357 b55 49434221 46317712 336490546 .302643594 431015297 381003730 816940064 729965036 158133857 137644686
4. Numberof revenuetons carriedonemile(thous) 427 422 236 371020 519 6 896 471 6 455 225 62 484 375 56 587095 72 482 275 62 965 201 141 863 121 126 007521 40 271 537 32 107 302
5. Freight revenue. . . .... $5 6728 272063 $4 926 330641 $148 140 893 138 642 991 $899 108 264 $802 51301 9 046 224 356 $897 288228 2093 473 513 41 83 444 2 3 $383 466 625 17 205 673
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers *. . 179 608 038 184 719 317 23 631 941 24 546 861 34 717 156 36 069 105 70 402 480 73 375 430 128 751 577 133 991396 41 599 33208
6-02. All other passengers . . 142 363 920 138318241 16 756 878 16 883 515 19 794 817 19688498 62 042 608 61 962639 98 594 303 98534652 3 417 676 2847584
6-03. Total . . . 321 971 956 323037558 40 388 819 41430376 54 511 973 55 757603 132 445088 135338059 227 345880 2385226048 3459275 2880792
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpassengers. . 3246434110 3320965157 471285983 486219858 643422803 668 346221 1 374227 565 1 421050930 2488936351 2575617009 983503 793912
7-02. All otherpassengers . . 19 680 774099 17495508928 1121 994 879 1059401903 2 874085248 2774 356395 3 954 900 442 3582225633 7950 980 569 7415 983 931 517 737 362 410 716 315
7-03.Total . . . ... 22 927 208 209 208 616 47405 1593 280,862 1 545 621761 3517 508051 3442 702616 5329128007 500327656310439916920 9 991600940 518 720 865 411510227
8. Passenger revenue:
801.Commutation fares* ........ $54 592347 $51 963 405 $7290459 $7374745 $11763521 $11462 102 23 405700 $22047363 $42459680 $40 884 210 $11944 $9487
8-02. All other fares. . . .. 540 396454 4783516888 34 725 940 $33 569773 $90193565 $85 412655 132 808769 $120208703 257 728 274 239191131 14 944268 (12010109
8-03. Total . . . ... 594 9886 801 $530 315 293 r42 016 399 $40 944518 $101 957086 $96 874757 156 214 469 142 256 066 300 187 954 280075 341 14 956 212 *12 019 596
9. Passenger service train revenue I/ ....... $670 290 809 $779403576 $54 096 167 51453342 $1476830300 $136 373078 $201 662 762 $182027695 403 441 959 $369985411.. $22 009 501 618 852439
10. Passengertrain-miles . . 238622735 236010260 11937454 12004974 35536744 34401303 45720594 45329900 93194792 91736177 6219800 5909702
11. Passengercarrying car-miles . . 1287822053 1223579004 56479819 58184999 192 415334 188 504 958 265 531687 256160205 514 426 840 5026850162 33 954 733 30458704
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 231.1 227.7 139.5 139.4 185.7 187.0 168.2 165.3 173.7 172.6 254.7 233.3
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . 1.3270 1.3280 2.148% 2.148% 1.4390 1.4180 1.4430 1.4250 1.476% 1.459% 0.9520 0.9880
14. Revenue per ton per road ........ $.3.07 $3.02 $3.00 $2.99 $2.67 $2.65 $2.43 $2.36 $2.56 $2.52 $2.42 $2.30
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:*
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . 18.1 18.0 19.9 19.8 18.5 18.5 19.5 19.4 19.3 19.2 23.6 23.9
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.68 1.56 1.55 1.52% 1.83% 1.71% 1.70% 1.550 1.71 1.59% 1.21 1.190
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road $0.30 *0.28 *0.31 $0.30 s0.34 $0.32 $0.33 $0.30 $0.33 $0.31 (0.29 $0.29
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . 138.2 126.5 67.0 62.7 145.2 140.9 63.7 57.8 80.6 75.3 151.5 144.2
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.750 2.73% 3.10% 3.17% 3.14% 3.080 3.36% 3.36 3.24O 3.23% 2.89% 2.920
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road . $3.80 $3.46 $2.07 $1.99 $4.56 $4.34 $2.14 $1.94 $2.61 $2.43 $4.37 $4.22
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. . 71.2 64.4 39.4 37.3 64.5 61.7 40.2 37.0 45.9 43.0 150.0 142.8
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.60 2.55% 2.64% 2.65% 2.90% 2.81% 2.93% 2.84% 2.88% 2.80% 2.880 2.92%
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road $1.85 $1.64 $1.04 $0.99 $1.87 $1.74 $1.18 $1.05 $1.32 $1.20 $4.32 $4.17
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 96.1 88.2 133.5 128.7 99.0 100.1 116.6 110.4 112.0 108.9 83.4 69.6.
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 17.8 17.0 28.2 26.6 18.3 18.3 20.1 19.5 20.3 19.9 15.3 13.5
ITEM SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM19 1950 191 1950 1951 1951-1 1950 1951 195
___________________________1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 .1.1950 1951 [ 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 . . . .
90. Passenger service train revenue 1/ . .
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 . ..
CoMUUTATION 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:
16-03. Miles per passenger per road . .
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . ..
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road .
18. Revenue pasenger-miles per train-mile. .
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile .


37 538
24 615
288 365 426
60 239 248
$808 319046
23 587 556
12 802 858
36 390 414
254 014 421
2 994 071 878
3 248 086 299
$4 500 516
175 857 410
0 357 926
$118 709 821
35 504 383
201 060 1581


208.9
1.342%
$2.80
10.8
1.770
$0.19
233.9
2.53%
$5.93
89.3.
2.470
$2.21
91.5
16.2


37 722
25 782
255 718 098
53 667 77 2
$699 815 966
23 861156
11 556 598
35 417 754
257 728 585
28 597 492 319
2 655 220 904
$4 435 767
64 402 043
8 837 810
$104 939 239
34 853 773
183 621 822


209.9
1.304o
$2.74
10.8
1.72%
$0.19
224.8
2.48
$5.57
80.6
2.41%
$1.94
81.9
15.5


45 617
29495
446 499 283
100 510 785
1 191 785 671
23 629155
16 220 534
39 849 668
254 997 924
3 511 809 24C
3 766 807 164
:4 512 46C
90 801 678
95 314 138
$140 719 322
41 724 183
235 014 892


225.1
1. 186
$2.67
10.8
1.770
$0.19
216.5
2.59%
$5.60
94.5
2.53%
$2.39
90.3
16.0


45 81
30 921
393 362 784
85 775 074
IL 017 021 641
23 694 364
14 404 182
38 298 546
258 522 497
3 008 208 634
3 266 731 131
4 445254
(76 412 15
0 857 406
$123 791678
40 763 47b
214 080 526


218.1
1.1860
$2.59
10.8
1.72%
(0.19
208.8
2.54%
$5.30
85.3
2.48%
$2.11
80.1
15.3


45 016
27 132
219 419 549
51 880 621
$640 374 617
13 401008
9 346 196
22 747 204
252 640 842
1 855 453 560
2 108 094 402
$4 008 998
42 157 222
646 166 22C
$77 610 632
29 735 209
132 001 697


236.4
1.234%,
$2.92
18.9
1.59%
$0.30
198.5,
2.27%
$4.51
92.7
2.19i
$2.03
70.9
16.0


45 129
29 318
185 373 41 7
44 172 334
$555 461211
13 579 713
8 478 816
22 058 529
251 277 319
1 599 316 684
1 850 594 003
$3 517 024
:35 815 983
(39 333 007
$67 814 592
30 113 54 2
125 734 792


238.3.
1.257%
$3.00
18.5
1.409
$0.26
188.6
2.24%
$4.22

83.9,
2.13%
$1.78
61.5
14.7


53 626
34 753
219 075 766
94 144 738
.1 234 556 884
13 707 971
13 069 386
26 777 297
248 381 307
5 034 757 329
5 283 138 636
$3 595 849
117 813031
121 408 880
$193 361 991
55 238 467
318 779 884


429.7
1.311%
$5.64
18.1
1.45%
$0.26
385.2
2.34%
$9.01
197.3.
2.30%
$4.53
95.6
16.6


53 729
35 562
188 941478
80 785 140
11058 947 923
13109 966
12 362 002
25 471 970
233 795 569
4 388 787 836
4 622 583 405
$3 099 24 7
(01547 897
04 647 144
$171477 674
54122 050
300 712 291


427.6
1.311%
$5.60
17.8
1.33%
$0.24
355.0
2.31$
$8.21
181.5
2.26%
$4.11
85.4
15.4


28 034
18 952
147 411 065
39 022 971
$512 081 378
118 327
5 133 561
5 251 888
1 477 686
1 327 773 401
1 329 251 087
$15 360
$31 896 249
$31 911 609
$55 156 905
18 730 084
87 598 741


264.7
1.312%
$3.47
12.5
1.04%
,$0.13
258.6
2.400
$6.21
253.1
2.400
$6.08
71.0
15.2


28 080
19 935
131 714 840
34 280 450
0456 455 628
143 876
4 538 589
4 682 465
1 752 763
1083 211 843
1 084 964 606
$17 670
25 384 725
25 402 395
$46 465 517
19275016
80 201233


260.3
1.3320
$3.47
12.2
1.010
(0.12
238.7
2.34%
$5.59
231.7
2.340
$5.43
56.3
13.5


126 676
80 837
585 906 380
185 048 33C
2 387 012 879
27 227 306
27 549 083
54 776 3895
502 499 83S
8 217 984 29C
8 720 48412!
$7 620 207
*191 866 502
5199 486 70S
$326 129 52f
103 703 76C
538 380 322


315.8
1.290o
$4.o07
18.5
1.52%
$0.28
298.3.


159.2
2.29%
16.264
84.1


126 938
84 81 b
506 029 735
159 237 924
2 070 864 762
26 833 557
25 379 407
59 212 964
486 825 651
7 071316 363
7 558 142 014
$6 633 941
(16Z 748 60b
169 382 546
$285 757 783
103 510608
506 648 316


314.7
1.3000
$4.09
18.1
1.360
$0.25
278.6


144.8
2.24,
$3.24
73.0
14.9


*Includes Commiutation nd Multiple Ride.
# Represents an average of the mileage reported at the
j/ Includes dining and buffet revenue.


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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

3 1262 08854 9802 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 THE MONTH OF SiPT"Bae 1951 AND 1950


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM
1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightservice .............. 225175 225487 6368 6393 23612 23654 22863 22889 52843 58936 808C 8073
2. Passengerservice ............. 138273 144 920 4765 4763 12253 13307 12566 13167 29584 31237 4879 4 967
3. Number of revenue tons carried......... 23582851C 242072276 5236857 5862065 40022978 44013880 54722112 56195154 99981947 106071099 20978327 20319885
4.Numberofrevenuetonscarriedonemile(thous) 55214306 54936585 758141 843758 7778118 8139413 9347969 9445035 17884228 18428206 5689034 4810783
5. Freightrevenue .. ............. $716796325 $725391707 $16729277 $17486348 $108 142003 $111 568 618 $135 529142 $131 70 765 $260400422 $260425731 $54013013 $46047757
6-01.Commutationpassengers...'. ..... 21174458 22115538 287237C 3061099 4227296 4326122 8087089 8679808 15186755 16067029 5935 4402
6-02.All otherpassengers. .........17726539 18202503 214966C 2215990 2354837 2626033 7936535 8101820 1441032 12943643 401365 388878
6-03.:Total . . 38900997 40318041 5022030 5277089 6582133 6952155 16023624 16781628 27627787 29010872 407300 393280
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Comber uttionpsengers.edone......le: 386940438 401392096 57762075 51102179 79254943 82138824 158743498 169873167 295760516 313114170 140901 102396
7-02.Allotherpassengers. ......... 2530748051 24170115319 147768451 142321429 38735767C 385854820 521888375 486966582 1057014496 1015142831 61115370 56750007
7-03. Total .............. 2917688489 2818403417 205530526 203423608 466612613 467993644 680631873 656839749 1352775012 1328257001 61256271 56852403
8. Passenger revenue:
8-1Cou tationfares ........638785 $6473790 $884027 $918861 61462622 $1480060 $(842143 $2725872 $5188792 ,5124793 6 $1715 $1177
8-W2.Allotherfares ............. 67387150 $65110397 $4516561 4493524 11324905 11299314 917322910 916353714 33164376 932146552 1647858 1532578
8-03. Total. ............ . $.. 74025935 $71584187 $5400588 15412385 612787527 12779374 120165053 119079586 138353168 137271345 11649573 1533755
9. Passenger service train revenue I/ ...... $109186295 $117169096 $6902347 $6934897 $18685741 $18813303 $25973212 $24982983 $515613500 $50731183 $2502253 $2535617
10. Passengertrain-miles ........... 28696209 30171804 1458606 1522145 4340153 4523013 5511904 5748441 11310663 11793599 748759 761253
11. Passengercarryingcar-miles ......... 157278294 164702401 6926844 7494212 23978442 25265578 33119767 33428747 64025053 66188537 3985434 4132626
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 234.1 226.9 144.8 143.9 194.3 184.9 170.8 168.1 178.9 173.7 271.2 236.8
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . 1.298% 1.320% 2.2070 2.0720 1.3901 1.3710 1.450 1.391 1.4560 1.4130 0.949% 0.9570
14. Revenue per ton per road ........ $3.04 $3.00 $3.19 $2.98 $2.70 $2.53 $2.48 $2.34 $2.60 $2.46 $2.57 $2.27
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:*
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . 18.3 18.1 20.1 20.0 18.7 19.0 19.6 19.6 19.5 19.5 23.7 23.3
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.72 1.610 1.530 1.50 1.850 1.80% 1.79% 1.600 1.75% 1.640 1.22% 1.150
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road .. $0.31 $0.29 $0.31 $0.30 $0.35 $0.34 $0.35 $0.31 $0.34 $0.32 $0.29 $0.27
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . 142.8 132.8 68.7 64.2 164.S 146.9 65-8 60.1 85.0 78.4 152.3 145.9
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.66 2.690 3.06% 3.160 2.92P 2.93% 3.32% 3.360 3.14% 3.170 2.700 2.70%
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road. $3.80 $3.58 $2.10 $2.03 $4.81 $4.30 $2.18 $2.02 $2.67 $2.48 $4.11 $3.94
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. .. 75.0 69.9 40.9 38.5 70.9 67.3 42.5 39.1 49.0 45.8 150.4 144.6
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.54 2.54 2.633 2.66 2.74 2.73 2.962.96% 2.900 2.840 2.81% 2.690 2.70%
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road .i. $1.90 $1.78 $1.08 $1.03 $1.94 $1.84 $1.26 $1.14 $1.39 $1.28 $4.05 $3.90
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 101.7 93.4 140.9 133.6 107.3 103.5 123.5 114.3 119.6 112.6 81.8 74.7
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 18.6 17.1 29.7 27.1 19.5 18.5 20.6 19.6 21.1 20.1 15.4 13.8
SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service . . . 37524 37654 45604 45727 45049 45083 53676 53683 28003 28058 126728 126 824
2. Passenger service . . . 24357 25 694 29236 30 661 26555 28 432 34018 35 310 18 88C 19 280 79453 83022
3. Numberofrevenuetonscarried. . 33951963 34549411 54930290 54869296 35702861 34983115 27396124 28197800 17817288 17950966 80916273 81131881
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thous). 7234054 7315455 12923088 12126238 7695924 7801827 12088034 11942173 4623032 4638141 2440699C 24382141
5. Freightrevenue . . .... $94317286 $94639008 $148330299 $140686765 $93843215 $98744932 $151838384 $162916023 $62384005 $62618256 $308065004 $324279211
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers*'...... 2729899 2779485 2735834 2783887 1610432 1628130 1627999 1619341 13438 17151 3251869 3264622
6-02. Allother passengers ......... 1567062 1546269 1968427 1935 147 1043425 1046758 1668753 1669121 604902 607634 3317080 3323513
6-03. Total .............. 4296961 4325 754 4704261 4719 034 2653857 2674 888 3296752 3288 462 618340 624 785 6568949 6588 135
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpassengers' ....... 30015529 28826116 30156430 28928512 30915017 30189371 29930860 28982093 177615 177952 61023492 59349416
7-02. All other passengers .......... 348631286 328928867 409746656 385678874 231604368 223328816 680820330 637725907 151562201 155134891 1063986899 1016189614
7-03. Total .............. 378646815 357 754 983 439903086 414607386 262519385 253518187 710751190 666708000 151739816 155312843 1125010391 1075 539030
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutation fares'. . .... $519 525 $528 564 $521240 $529 741 $489529 $427 454 $437372 $389701 $1 852 $2 101 $928 753 $819 256
8-02. All other fares. . . .... 8405471 7 996 382 10053329 $9528 960 15168348 14951233 915 350144 $14767 310 3650953 3716 342 24169445 923434885
8-03. Total . . .... 8924996 8 524946 610574569 $10058701 65657877 5 378687 615787516 615157011 3652805 3 718443 125098198 124254141
9. Passenger service train revenue /. ..... $13490364 $13609280 $15992617 $16144897 $9827654 $9762394 $25269808 $30990225 $6534916 $9540397 $41632378 $50293016
10. Passengertrain-miles . ..... 4087263 4267757 4836022 5 029 010 3550678 3864 430 6789550 7093 725 2209296 2391 040 12 549524 13349195
11. Passenger carrying car-miles . . 22106793 22574985 26092227 26707611 16230495 17280188 40640310 43276170 10290209 11249895 67161014 71806253
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 213.1 211.7 235.3 221.0 215.6 223.0 441.2 423.5 259.5 258.4 301.6 300.5
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . 1.304 1.294% 1.148% 1.1600 1.2190 1.2669 1.256% 1.364% 1.349% 1.3500 1.262% 1.3300
14. Revenue per ton per road . . 2.78 $2.74 $2.70 $2.56 $2.63 $2.82 $5.54 $5.78 $3.50 $3.49 $3.81 $4.00
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road . 11.0 10.4 11.0 10.4 19.2 18.5 18.4 17.9 13.2 10.4 18.8 18.2
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.730 1.83% 1.730 1.830 1.580 1.420 1.46% 1.34W 1.04 1.18% 1.520 1.380
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road $0.19 $0.19 $0.19 (0.19 $0.30 $0.26 $0.27 $0.24 (0.14 (0.12 $0.29 (0.25
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . .. 222.5 212.7 208.2 199.3 222.0 213.4 408.0 382.1 250.6 255.3 320.8 305.8
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile .2.41. 2.430 2.45 2.470 2.230 2.22 2.250 2.2 .41 27.400 2.27? 2.310
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road . $5.36 $5.17 $5.11 $4.92 $4.95 $4.73 $9.20 $8.5 6.04 $6.12 $7.29 $7.05
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. . 88.1 82.7 93.5 87.9 98.9 94.8 215.6 202.7 245.4 248.6 171.3 163.3
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.360 2.380 2.400 2.43% 2.160 2.120 2.220 2.270 2.410 2.39% 2.230 2.268
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road $2.08 $1.97 $2.25 $2.13 $2.13 $2.01 $4.79 $4.61 $5.91 $5.95 $3.82 $3.68
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 92.6 83.8 91.0 82.4 73.9 65.6 104.7 94.0 68.7 65.0 89.6 80.6
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 17.1 15.8 16.9 15.5 16.2 14.7 17.5 15.4 14.7 7 13.8 16.8 15.0
*Includes Comnutation and Multiple Ride.
I/ Includes dining and buffet revenue. *


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)
SEPTEMBER 1951









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 NINE MONTHS ENDED WITH SEPTEMBER 1951 AND 1950


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM 1951 195o 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950

AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightservice#............ 225164 225677 6375 6392 23631 23662 22862 22897 52868 52951 8079 8088
2. Passenger service # . . .139 982 147 202 4 771 4 761 12 365 13 601 12 697 13334 29 833 31696 4 880 5 119
3. Number of revenue tons carried . ... 2085 177 123 1 871 429 831 54 671 078 52 179 777 376 513 524 346 657474 485 722 942 437 198 884 916 907 544 836 036 135 179 112 184 157 964 571
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile(thous) 482 635 050 425 957 104 7 654 612 7 298 983 70 262 493 64 726 508 81 830 244 72 410236 159 747 349 144 435 727 45 960 571 36 918085
5. Freightrevenue . . .. $6 389068 388 5 651722 348 $164870170 $15612933911007 250 267 914 081 6 3 71 181 753 4981 028 658 993 2 353 873935 2 098869969 437479638 363253430
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers . 200782496 206834855 26 504 311 27607960 38944452 40395227 78 489569 82055238 143 938 332 150058425 47534 37610
6-02. Allotherpassengers. . .. 160 090 459 156520744 18 906538 19099505 22 149654 22 314 531 69 979 143 70064459 111 035335 111478495 3 819 041 3236462
6-03. Total . . . 3608728 955 363355 599 45 410 849 46 707 465 61 094 106 62709758 148 468 712 152 119 697 254 973 6 67 261 536 920 3866 575 3274072
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Comutationpassengers* ...... 3633374548 3722357255 529048058 547322037 722677746 750485045 1532 971063 1590924097 2784696867 2888731179 1124404 896308
7-02. Allotherpassengers . .... 22211 522 150 19912520247 1269763 330 1201723332 3261442 918 3160211215 4476 788817 4069192215 9007995065 8431126762 578852732 467466322
7-03. Total . . ... 25 844 896 698 23 634 877 502 1 798 811 388 1749045 369 3 984 120 664 3 910 696260 .6 009 759 880 5 660 116 312 11 792 691 932 11 319 657 941 579 977 136 468 362 630
8. Passenger revenue:
8-1. Commnutation fares . . $51 231 132 $58 437195 $8 174 486 $8 29 606 $13 226 143 $12 942 162 $26 247 843 $24773235 647 648 472 $46009003 613 659 $10664
8-02. Allother fares. . . 607 783 420 1543 462 285 $39 242 501 38 069 297 6101 518 312 $96711969 1150 131 679 6136 562 417 $290 892 492 271337683 616 592 126, 135542687
8-03. Total . . . 669 014 552 601899 480 $47 416 987 46 356 903 114 744 455 6109 654 131 0176 379522 1161335652 1338 540 964 0317346686 116605785 13 553351
9. Passenger service train revenue I/. ...... $979477079 $696572672 $60998514 $58388239 $166 368771 $155 186381 $227635974 $207010678 $455003259 $420-585298 $24511754 21388056
10.Passenger train-miles . . . 267318944 266182064 13 396060 13527119 39876897 38924316 51232498 51078341 104505455 103529776 6968559 6670955
11. Passenger carrying car-miles . .... 1445100346 1388281405 63406662 65 679211 216 393776 213770536 298651454 289588952 578 451 892 569038699 37 940 167 34591330
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 231.5 227.6 140.0 139.9 186.6 186.7 168. 165.6 174.2 172.8 256.6 233.7,
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . 1.324 1.327% 2.1540 2.1390 1.4340 1.412? 1.44? 1.421% 1.4730 1.453% 0.952 0.984
14. Revenuepertonperroad . .. 06 $3.02 $3.02 $2.99 $2.68 $2.64 $2.43 $2.35 $2.57 $2.51 $2.44 2.30
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:"
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . 18.1 18.0 20.0 19.8 18.6 18.6 19.5 19.4 19.3 19.3 23.7 23.8
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.69 1.57% 1.55 1.529 1.83% 1.72% 1.71% 1.56% 1.71% 1.590 1.21% 1.190
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road $0.30 $0.28 $0.31 $0.30 $0.34 $0.32 60.33 00.30 $0.33 $0.31 $0.29 $0.28
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. ... 138.7 127.2 67.2 62.9 147.2 141.6 64.0 58.1 81.1 75.6 151.6 144.4
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.74 2.73 3.09% 3.17% 3.110 3.06% 3.35% 3.36% 3.230 3.220 2.87% 2.90%
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road . 3.80 $3.47 $2.08 $1.99 $4.58 $4.33 $2.15 $1.95 $2.62 $2.43 $4.34 $4.18
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. . 71.6 65.0 39.6 37.4 65.2 62.4 40.5 37.2 46.3 43.3 150.0 143.1
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.59 2.55% 2.64 2.650 2.880 2.80% 2.93% 2.85% 2.870 2.800 2.86% 2.89%
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road. $1.85 $1.66 $1.04 00.99 $1.88 $1.75 $1.19 $1.06 $1.33 $1.21 $4.29 $4.1Z
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. .. 96.7 88.8 134.3 129.3 99.9 100.5 117.3 110.8 112.8 109.3 83.2 70.2
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 17.9 17.0 28.4 1 26.6 18.4 18.3 20.1 19.5 20.4 19.9 15.3 13.5
SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM951 1951 195119511950
1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 195o 1951 195o 1951 1950 1951 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 . ..
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:'
15-01. Miles per passenger per road . .
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . .
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road .
AtL 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 .


37 536
24 586
322 347 603
67 473 302
$902 636 332
26 317 455
14 369 92C
40 687 375
284 029 95C
3 342 703164
3 626 733 114
5 020 041
4 262 855
9 282 896
$132 200 159
39 591 646
223 166 951


209.3.
1.3380
$2.80
10.8
1.77%
$0.19
232.6
2.520
$5.86
89.1
2.460
$2.19
91.6
16.3


'Ineludes Commhutation and Multiple Ride.
# Represents an average of the mileage reported at the
2/ Includes dining and buffet revenue.


37 715
25 773
290 267 509
60 983 22 7
$794 454 976
26 640 641
13 102 867
39 743 508
286 554 701
2 926 421186
3212 975 887
$4 964 331
(72 398 425
177 362 756
$118 548 519
39 121 530
206 196 807


210.1
1.303
$2.74
10.8
1.730
00.19
223.3,
2.470
$5.53
80.8
2.41
$1.95
82.1
15.6


285 154 354
3 921 555 896
4 206 710 250
$5 033 7001
5100 854 981
6105 888 681
$156 711 913
46 560 205
261 107 118


226.2
1.181%
$2.67
10.8
1.77%
$0.19
215.6
2.57%
$5.54
94.4
2.520
$2.38
90.3
16.1


45 803
30 892
448232 080
97 901312
) 157 708 406
26 678 251
16 339 329
43 017 580
287 451009
3 393 887 508
3 681338 517
(4 974 995
(85 941 11 2
(90 916 107
$139 936 757
45 792 485
240 788 137


218.4
1.183%
$2.58
10.8
1.730
$0.19
207.7
2.53%
$5.26
85.6
2.47
$2.11
80.4
15.3


45 020
27 067
255 122 410
59 576 545
$734 217 832
15 011 440
10 389 621
25 401061
283 555 859
2 087 057 928
2 370 613 787
$4 498 527
47 325 570
51824097
$87 438 286
33 285 887
148 232 192


233.5.
1.232%
$2.88
18.9
1.59%
(0.30
200.9
2.27%
$4.56
93.3.
2.190
$2.04
71.2
16.0


45 123
29 220
220 356532
51 974 161
$654 206 143
15 207 843
9 525 574
24 733 41 7
281 466 690
1 822 645 500
2104 112190
$3 944 478
40 767 21 6
(44 711694
$77 576 986
33 977 972
143 014 980


235.9
1.2590
$2.97
18.5,
1.400
$0.26
191.3
64.28
85.1
2.12%
$1.81
61.9
14.7


53 631
34 672
246 471 890
106 232 772
1 386 395 268
15 335 970
14 738 079
30 074049
278 312 167
5 715 577 659
5 993 889 826
#4 033 221
6133 163175
#137 196 396
$218 631 800
62 028 017
359 420 194


431.0
1.305%
$5.62
18.1
1.450
$0.26
387.8
2.330
$9.04
199.3
2.29%
$4.56
96.6
16.7


53 723
35 534
217 139 27 8
92 727 313
I1 221 863 946
14 729 309
14 031123
28 760 432
262 777 662
5 026 513743
5 289 291405
#3 488 948
9116 315 207
5119 804155
#202 467 899
61 215 775
343 988 461


427.0
1.318%
$5.63
17.8
1.334
$0.24
358.2
2.310
$8.29
183.9.
2.27%
$4.17
86.4
15.4


28 03C
18 944
165 215 492
43 644 511
$574 465 383
131 765
5 738 463
5 870 228
1 655 301
1 479 335 602
1 480 990 903
$1.7 212
I35 547 202
35 564 414
$61 691 821
20 939 380
97 888 950


264.2
1.316%
$3.48
12.6
1.040
$0.13
257.8
2.400
$6.19
252.3.
2.400
$6.06
70.7
15.1


28 077
19 860
149 665 806
38 918 591
0519 073 884
161027
5 146 223
5 307 250
1 930 715
1 238 346 734
1 240,277 44 9
$19 771
: 29101067
29120 838
6 56 005 914
21666056
91451128


260.0
1.334
$3.17
12.0
1.020
$0.12
240.6
2.35%
$5.65
233.7
2.350
$5 .49
57.2
13.6


126 681,
80 683
666 809 792
209 453 828
62 695 078 483
30 479175
30 866 163
61 345 338
563 523 327
9 281 971 189
9 845 494 516
$8 548 960
S216 035 947
224 584 907
$367 761 907
116 253 284
605 541 336


314.1
1.287?
$4.04
18.5,
1.520
$0.28
300.7
2.330
$7.00
160.5.
2.280
$3.66
84.7
16.3


126 923
84 614
587 161616
183 620065
(2 395 143 973
30098179
28 702 920
58 801099
546 175 067
8 087 505 97 7
8 633 681044
$7 453197
$186 183 490
$193636687
$ 336 050 799
116 859 803
578 454 569


312.7
1.304
$4.08
18.1
1.360
$0.25
281.8
$6. 9
146.8
2.240
$3.29
*.9
1*.9


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE : 1951 0 950171


close of each month within the period.


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45 615
29 466
459787
433 873
115 970
364 98S
188 961
553 950


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3 1262 08854 9943 BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN TO UNITED STATES
S2 1 Uw1irg 0 Compiled from 122 reports of rev.a traffic tstjatrti*representing 131 steo taijlways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDE))
FOR THE MONTH or OOTOBIL 1951 AND 1950


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)

OCTOBER 1951


SIT -- UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION .CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950

AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at cloae of month:
1. Freighterviee......... ..... 225132 88225468 6367 6393 23611 23654 22863 22889 52841 52936 8080 8073
2. Passenger service................... 137796 144741 4765 4763 12061 13 307 12564 13119 29390 31189 4878 4 967
3. Number of revenue tonscarried ........ 269034743 263242820 629.2676 6444 125 47280256 47746608 61443775 60570217 115016707 114760950 22921377 22332733
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile(thous) 59 440158 58916808 847761 898646 8405364 .8810605 98889283 9954672 1914204. 19663923 6036783 5245833
5. Freightrevenue. . . . $816615321 $785000903 $1920583 $19216525 126528720 $1 789 100146 60491 137 225 535 $29339014 $280233180 $57635516 #49752712
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. ommutationpassengers. ....... 24526452 24593323 3307017, 3325912 ,4746943 4819349 9187000 9584646 17240960 17729907 6520 5074
6-2. Allotherpassengers .... .. 16914462 16832855 2094117 2089393 8330683 2392777 7630903 7517943 18055703 12000113 358265 343925
6-0M Total . 41440914 41426178 5401134 .5 415305 7077626 7212 16 16817903 17102589 29296663 29730020 364785 348999
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpasseners*. .. .....438816017 444606731 66191309 66347295 87580386 9102709.1 177473753 185303996 331245448 342678382 152426 115650
7-02. All otherpassengers . ...... 2279002032 128005589 139484139 126963304 350045494 337102005 490528567 440810672 98005820.0 904875981 54450570 50133821
7-03. Total . . ..... 2717818049 2572612 320 205675448 193310599 437625882 428 129096 666002318 626114668 1311303,646 1247554363 54602996 50249471
8. Passenger revenue:
8-1.Commnutation ar* .s. . $7530283 $7113930 1025'566 $996169 $1599432 $1594695 $3199005 $3009868 $5824003 $5600732 $1815 $1351
8-02.All other fares. $. . . 63545618 $59115884 94302341 $3975520 $11231098 $10600646 $16645044 r15223099 932178483 (29799265 1566923 $1475355
8-03. Total $71075901 .66 289 814 1327907 14 971 689 $12830530 $12195341 619844049 $18232967 138002486 135 399997 11568738 $1476706
9. Passengerservicetrainrevenuej/ 1 117 169217 $111047475 $7054371 $6622743 $22776275 $19390826 $26584290 $26152784 $56414936 $52166353 $2505123 $3141138
10. Passengertrain-miles . 29406890 30685180 1493924 1484859 4443645 4641415 5629030 5865506 11566599 11991778 773406 781068
11. Passenger carrying car-miles . . 153297425 159704946 6786868 6951929 23768126 25028772 3860837 32 491 97 6341531 64472674 3917324 4090011
AVERAGES
FREIGHTrr TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 220.9 223.8 134.7 139.5 177.8 184.5 160.9 164.3 166.4 171.3 263.4 234.9
1& Revenue per ton-mile . . 1.374% 1.3320 2.265% 2.1390 1.5059 1.4050 1.483% 1.3790 1,527% 1.425 0.9551 0.948#
14. Revenue per ton per road. ........ $. 3.04 $2.98 $3.05 $2.98 $2.68 $2.59 $2.39 $2.27 $2.54 $2.44 $2.51 $2.23
CommawTAON PASSENGER TRAmIC:*
16-01. Miles per passenger per road 17.9 18.1 20.0 19.9 18.4 18.9 19.3 19.3 19.2 19.3 23.4 22.8
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.72 1.60 1.55 1.50% 1.83% 1.750 1.80g 1.629 1.76% 1.63% 1.19% 1.170
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road $0.31 $0.29 $0.31 $0.30 $0.34 $0.33 $0.35 $0.31 $0.34 $0.32 $0.28 $0.27
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TAIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . 134.7 126.4 66.6 60.8 150.2 140.9 64.3 58.6 81.3 75.4 152.0 145.8
18-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.790 2.78% 3.08% 3.13# 3.21% 3.14, 3.39# 3.45 3.28% 3.29% 2.880 2.94%
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road . $3.76 $3.51 $2.05 $1.90 $4.82 $4.43 $2.18 $2.02 $2.67 $2.48 $4.37 14.29
ToTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. . 65.6 62.1 38.1 35.7 61.8 59.4 39.7 36.6 44.8 42.0 149.7 144.0
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.620 2.57% 2.590 2.57% 2.93% 2.85% 2.97% 2.91% 2.90% 2.84% 2.87% 2.94%
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road $1.72 $1,60 $0.99 $0.92 $1.81 $1.69 $1.18 $1.07 $1.30 $1.19 $4.30 $4.23
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 92.4 83.8 137.7 130.2 98.5 92.2 118.7 106.7 113.4 104.0 70.6 64.3
19. Revenue passenger-miles per ear-mile 17.7 16.1 30.3 27.8 18.4 17.1 20.3 19.3 20.7 19.4 13.9 12.3
SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 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. Paenger train-miles . . .
11. Passenger carrying car-mis . . .
AVERAGES
FaoEHTr TRAFFIc:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . .
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . .
14. Revenue per ton per road . ..
ComMUTATION PASaeoaER TRAiFc:*
15-01.Miles per passenger peroad . .
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . .
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road .
AsI OTHmR PASeNomG TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . .
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . .
17-02. .Revenue per enger per road ...
TOTAl PASSENGER TRAIFIe:
1-03. Miles per passenger per road . .
16-08. 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 .


*Inciudes Commutation and Multiple Ride.
,/ Includes dining and buffet revenue.


37 478
24509
40 584562
7982512
$109 816 56 S
3 547 650
1337195
4884845
39154863
300 862380
340017 243
$653394
7458000
I8111394
$16 51716 5
4 202 85 2
21935 321


196.7
1.3760
$2.71
11.0
1.67%
$0.18
225.0
2.48%
$5.58
69.6
2.39%
$1.66
80.9
15.5


37 654
25 862
38003 705
7 887 484
$104558 365
3036 585
1388 874
4425 459
31 700 743
285 611 058
317 311 801
$560 19 S
7134012
7694 211
$14 228 300
4 354 057
22 320 598


207.5
1.326%
$2.75
10.4
1.77%
$0.18
205.6
2.50o
$5.14
71.7
2.42%
$1.74
72.9
14.2


45558
29387
63 505 939
14019295
$167 452085
3554170
1695460
5 249 630
39 307 289
355312950
394620239
$655 20 9
I9024923
9680132
$19022288
497625,8
25 852645


220.8
1.194%
#2.64
11.1
1.67%
$0.18
209.6
2.540
$5.32
75.2
2.45
79.3
15.3


45 727
30 829
60 336 438
13 133 317
$154 311077
3041659
1 732 799
4 774 458
31816 393
335 744 879
367 561 272
$561 550
8 609 367
.9170 917
$17 369 438
5 135 125
26410609


217.7
1.1750
t2.56
10.5
1.76%
$0.18
193.8
2.56%
$4.97
77.0
2.500%
$1.92
71.6
13.9


45048
26 210
36 565681
7875548
$102 538 897
1815179
1014108
2829287
34848397
195088937
229937334
$561560
(4735240
5296800
$9866048
3624020
15,558 577


215.4
1.302%
$2.80
19.2
1.610
$0.31
192.4
2.43%
44.67
81.3
2.300
$1.87
63.4
14.8


45 070
28 427
36 786 508
8 264 282
$105 875 310
1907188
946 108
2853296
35 997 244
183 623 963
219621 207
$494 024
(4424176
4918 200
$9 025 798
3879752
16 701 437


224.7
1.2810
$2.88
18.9
1.370
$0.26
194.1
2.41%
$4.68
77.0
2.24%
$1.72
56.6
13.1


53682
3392 9
353479126
13126 877
$18146933 8
1902027
1584724
3486751
33 216 40 2
605 348 579
636 564981
$487 541
4074384
4 5619825
$24 833 825
6 934511
38145 884


392.1
1.382%
$5.42
17.5
1.47%
$0.26
380.7
2.330
$0.88
182.6
2.290
$4.18
91.8
16.7


53 684
35 016
31 999 321
12 897 032
$176 374 945

1898 002
1 543 877
3441879
53 940 014
553165 652
587105 666
$455 650
I12 653 970
13 109 620
$23 499 489
7 216 431
40 818 320


403.0
1.368
$5.51
17.9
1.34%
$0.24
358.3
2.29%
$8.20
170.6
2.230
$3.81
81.4
14.4


28003
18 880

20467290
5276390
$72 815 987
143,16
564467
578 5863
198 481
145193366
145 391 847
$1 970
$3532588
$3534558
$7032120
S305502
10324488


257.8
1.380o
$3.56
14.1
0.990
$0.14
257.2
2.439
$6.26
251.3
2.43%
$6.11
63.1
14.1


28051
19 280
19 359 603
4958 254
$68 206 391
16 567
609 958
626 525
174 696
150595 114
150 769 812
$1 974
3 629 106
3 631080
$8 186 397
2462 094
11 301 906


256.1
1.376%
$3.52
10.5
1.139
$0.12
246.9
2.419
$5.95
240.6
2.41%
$5.80
61.2
13.


126 733
7901 9
90 512097
26 278 81 5
$356 824222
5731322
3163299
6 894t021
68263280
943630 882
1011894162
$1051071
S22342212
23393283
$41 731 993
12 864035
64028 94 9


290.3
1.358%
$3.94
18.3
1.54<
$0.28
298.3
2.37%
$7.06
146.8
2.319
$3.39
78.7
L5.A


126 805
82 723
88145 432
26119 568
$350456646
3821757
3099943
6921 700
70111 956
887384729
957496685
$951648
I20707 252
21658 900
$41511684
13558 277
68821663


296.3
1.342%
$3.98
18.3
1.36%
$0.25
286.3
2.33f
$6.68
138.3
2.260
$3.13
70.6
13.9


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPOT 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 TEN MONTHS ENDED WITH OCTOBER 1951 AND 1950


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHOQNTAS REGION
ITEM --------
1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950
AGGREGATES
1. Freigerviceat .loseofmonth:.... 225163 225657 6374 6392 23631 23661 22862 22896 52867 52949 8079 8087
2. Passengerservice # ............ 139764 146957 4770 4761 12 334 13571 12 683 13314 29787 31646 4880 5104
3. Number of revenue tonsearried........ 2353820961 S134672651 60963754 58623902 423 793780 394404082 546 711330 497769101 1031 468864 950 797085 202033561 180297304
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thous) 542 093 786 484 873 913 8 502 373 8 197630 78 667 857 73 537 114 91 719 167 82 364 908 17889 397 164 099652 51 997355 42 1635918
5. Freightrevenue ..... 7 205 683708$6 436723 250 $184 075 5528 175 34786 4 1 133 778 9 87I 037 870 75 6$ 328 358 409$1165 884528 2(8646212948 $2379103148 $495 115154 (413 006142
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-1.Nu Commutation passengers ....... 225 308948 231428178 29811328 30 933 872 43691395 45214576 87676569 91639884 161 179292 167788332 54054 42684
-02. Allotherpasrsengers ......... 177004921 173353599 21000655 21188898 24480337 24707308 77610046 77582402 123 091038 123 478608 4177306 3580387
6-03. Total . . ....402313869 404781777 50811983 52122770 68171732' 69921884 165286615 169222286 284270330 291266940 4231360 3623071
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7_01. Commutationpsengersd... le:. .. 4072190565 4166963986 595239367 613669332 810258154 8415121361710444 814 1776228093 3115942315 3231409561 1 276830 1011958
7-02. All other passengers . ... 24 490 519 57 22040 525 836 1 409 247 4691 328 686 6 3 6 3611 4837673 497 313220 4 967 317 384 4 510002 887 9988 048 620 9336 002743 633 303 302 517 600143
7-03. Total . . ...... 28 562 710 102 26 207 489 822 2 004 486 836 1 942 355 968 4 421 741 901 4 338 825 356 6 677 762 198 6 286 230 980 13 103 990 935 18 567 412 Z04 634 580 132 518 612 101
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commuttionfares . . $68 761415 65 551185 $9 200 052 $9 289 775 $14 825 575 $14 536 857 (V9 446 848 $27 783103 *53 472 475 $51609735 $15474 $12015
8-02. Allother fares .... . 6713288681 602577337 3544842 42038817 $112749258 107311783 *166 776728 $151785516 *38 070823 $301.5361.6 18 159049 15018042
8-03. Total . . . ... 740090296 6668128462 152 744894 151328592 $127 574833 *121848640 $196223571 *179568619 376 543298 $352 745 851 18 174 523 15030057
9. Passengerservicetrainrevenuel/ ....... $1096646291 *1007620145 $58 052 885 *65 010982 $189 145 046 (174577207 $254220264 $233 163461 ($511418195 472751650 *$7 016877 $24529194
10. Passenger train-miles . . . 296 744 014 296 867244 14889984 15 011 978 44 320 542 43 565 729 56 861 528 56 943 847 114072054 115521554 7 741 965 7452023
11. Passenger carryingcar-miles . . 598 397 771 1547873181 70 193 530 72631140 240161902 238799308 331 512291 322080925 641867723 633 511373 41857491 38681341
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 230.3 227.1 139.5 139.8 185.6 186.5 167.8 165.5 17.4 172.6 257.4 233.9
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . 1.329% 1.328% 2.165g 2.1390 1.441, 1.411% 1.4480 1.416% 1.479 1.4500 0.9528 0.9800
14. Revenue per ton per road . . 3.06 $3.02 63.02 $2.99 2.68 $2.63 $2.43 $2.34 $2.57 $2.50 $2.45 2.29
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road . 18.1 18.0 20.0 19.8 18.5 18.6 19.5 19.4 19.3 19.3 23.6 23.7
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.69% 1.57% 1.55% 1.510 1.834 1.73% 1.729 1.56% 1.72% 1.60% 1.210 1.190
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road. . 0.31 $0.28 $0.31 $0.30 $0.34 $0.32 (0.34 (0.30 $0.33 $0.31 $0.29 60.28
ALL OTHERa PASSENGER TRAric:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. ... 138.4 127.1 67.1 62.7 147.5 141.5 64.0 58.1 81.1 75.6 151.6 144.6
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.74, 2.730 3.090 3.16% 3.12% 3.07 3.36% 3.37 3.2230 3.23N 2.87 2.900
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road .3.79 $3.48 $2.07 $1.98 $4.61 $4.34 $2.15 $1.96 $2.62 $2.44 $4.35 $4.19
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road . 71.0 64.7 39.4 37.3 64.9 62.1 40.4 37.1 46.1 43.1 150.0 143.1
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.599 2.55% 2.630 2.640 2.89% 2.81% 2.94% 2.660 2.87% 2.810 2.86% 2.900
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road.. $1.84 $1.65 $1.04 $0.98 $1.87 $1.74 $1.19 $1.06 $1.32 $1.21 $4.30 $4.15
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 96.3 88.3 134.6 129.4 99.8 99.6 117.4 110.4 112.9 108.8 82.0 69.6
19. Revenue passenger-miles per ear-mile 17.9 16.9 28.6 26.7 18.4 18.2 20.1 19.5 20.4 19.8 15.2 13.4
SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM
1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service.... ............. 37530 37708 45609 45795 45024 45118 53636 53721 28027 28074 126687 126 913
2. Passenger service # ............. . 24 579 25782 29459 30886 26982 29140 34598 35482 18938 19803 80518 84425
3. Numberof revenue tons carried. ......... 362 954 881 328 271214 564988442 508 568 518 291729 857 257143040 279 951016 249 138 599 185 682 782 169025409 757363655 675307048
4. Number ofrevenue tons carried one mile (thous) 75455815 68870710 127453170 111034628 67452093 60 238 443 119 378 225 105 624 345 48920901 43876845 235 751 219 209739633
5. Freight revenue. . . .... $1012 452 901 $899013341 1507 5680551 312019 483 $836 756 729 $7600814531 567 864 606 31598 23889: $647 281370 $587 280275 3 051 902705 (2 745 600e19
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commeuttion pasengere...d: ....... 29 865 105 29677226 289919159 29719910 16 826 619 17115031 17 237997 16627311 145 881 177594 34 10 497 ,33919936
6-02. Allother passengers. ......... '1570711,5 14491741 19884421 18072128 11403729 10471682 163822803 15575000 6302930 5756181 34029462 31802863
6-03. Total . . . ....45 572 220 44168967 49 803 580 47792038 28 230 348 27586713 33 560 800 32202 311 6 448 811 5 933775 68239959 65 722 799
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Com nutation easengersa .......onemile: 323184813 318255444 324461643 319267402 318404256 317463934 311528569 296717676 1853782 2105413 631 86607 616 887023
7-02. All other passengers ......... 3 643 565 544 3 212032244 4 276 8668846 3729632387 2 282 146 865 2 006 269 463 6 318 926 238 5 579679395 1 624 528 968 1 388 941 848 10 225 602 071 8 974 690 706
7-03. Total .............. 3 966 750 357 3 530 287688 4 601 330 489 4048 899 789 2 600 551121 2 323 733397 6630 454 807 5 876 397 071 1 626 382 750 1391047261 10 657 388678 9591 177 729
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutation fares* ..... 5 673 435 5 524530 $5 688 909 $5536545 $5 060087 4438 502 $4 520 762 $3 944598 $19182 $21745 $9 600031 *$8404 845
8-02.All other fares ............ 91720855 79532437 4109879904 94550479 (52060810 $45191392 $147237554 $128969177 $39079790 *32730173 8 38 378154 206,890742
8-03. Total . . . $97 394 290 85056967 $115 568 813 $100087024 *57 120 897 $49629 894 $151758 316 $132 913775 $39 098 972 $38 751918 $-47 978185 152 895587
09 Passengerservicetrainrevenue./. . $148717 324 132776818 $175 734201 $157306012 97 304334 $87402784 $243 465620 $225967388 $68 723941 $641982311 409 493 895 $37756t4"83
10. Passenger train-miles . 435794 4-98 43475587 51 536 463 50927610 36909907 37857724 68 962 528 68432206 23 263062 24128150 129135497 130 418080
11. Passenger carrying car-miles ......... 245 102272 228517405 286959763 267198746 163790769 159,716417 397 566078 384693611 108213438 102753034 669 570885 647163062
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRuAic:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 207.9 209.8 225.6 218.3 231.2 234.3 426.4 424.0 263.5 259.6 311.3 310.6
13. Revenue per ton-mile . .... 1.342% 1.305 1.183% 1.182% 1.241% 1.262% 1.313% 1.324e 1.323% 1.338% 1.295% 1.3090
14. Revenue per ton per road. . . 2.79 $2.74 $2.67 $2.58 $2.87 $2.96 $5.60 $5.61 $3.49 $3.47? 4.03 g4.07
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road . 10.8 10.7 10.8 10.7 18.9 18.1 17.8 12.7 11.9 18.5 18.2
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.76 1.74 1.75% 1.73% 1.59% 1.40% 1.45% 1.33% 1.03% 1.03% 1.52% 1.36%
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road . 0.19 $0.19 $0.19 $0.19 $0.30 $0.26 $0.26 $0.24 $0.13 *0.12 *0.28 60.25
ARL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . .. 232.0 221.6 215.1 206.4 200.1 191.6 387.1 358.2 257.7 21.3 300.5 282 2a
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.52% 2.481 2.57% 2.54 2.28% 2.25% 2.33l 2.31% 2.410 2.364 2.*3 0 2.*1
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road . 5.84 $5.49 $5.53 $5.23 $4.57 $4.32 $9.02 $8.28 $6.20 $5.69 $7.01 $6.51
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passengerper road. .. 87.0 79.9 92.4 84.7 92.1 84.2 197.6 182.5 252.2 234.4 15991 145.9
16-03. Revenue perpassenger-mile . 2.46 2.410 2.51 2.47% 2.20% 2.140 2.29% 2.26% 2.400 2.350 2.M0 2*.8
17-03. Revenue per passenger perroad $2.14 $1.93 $2.32 $2.09 $2.02 $1.80 $4.52 $4.13 $6.06 $5-52 S3.63 $3,28
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile 90.6 81.2 89.3 79.5 70.5 61.4 96.1 85.9 69.9 57.7 ?6.1 73.5
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 16.2 15.4 16.0 15.2 15.9 14.5 16.7 15.3 15.0 13.5 16,2 14.8


V. S. OTERNMEeNT PROSITIO OFFICE : 19U 0 08171


*Includes Commnutation aid Multiple Ride.
# Represents anaverage of the mileage reported at the close of each month within the period.
/ Includes dining and buffet revenue.


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3 1262 08854 9950 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 THE MONTH .O NOVEMBER 1951 AMD 1950


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)
NOVEMBER 1951


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM
1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightservice.. ............. z5124 225402 6367 6388 25611 25655 22856 22887 52834 52928 8080 8072
2. Passengeser vice .. ...... .1... 137380 144154 4765 4763 12061 13238 12564 13119 29390 311280 4878 4885
3. Number of revenue tons carried ........ 237787657 235522577 5983847 5843730 42109347 428504051 55599999 53582601 103693193 101930388 20685947 19112657
4.Number ofrevenue tonscarried onemile (thous) 54309930 52191959 821726 800075 7694878 7618506 8957835 8481357 17474439 16899738 5375018 4477551
5.Freightorevenue............ ....... $743789032 $711157 376 $18511540 $175526912 $114751511 $110-069 854 $134116508 $126358011 $267379559 255980557 6$5Z637371 $42896678
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6N Commutation passengers*ar. ....... 21737427 22813994 3094530 3189404 4335836 4357825 8541898 8935600 15972264 16482829 6762 4665
6-02. Ai other passengers...........16865720 16558694 2027244 2004825 2363771 2434473 7466974 7237359 11857 989 11676657 38337 376464
6-03.Total..a...er ................ 38603147 39372688 5121774 5194229 6699607 6792298 16008872 16172959 27830253 28159486 390140 381129
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers.iedonemile: ...... 394579618 409871296 61802697 63211459 79644781 81663172 165429216 172502696 306876694 317177327 191354 114467
7-02.AllDother passengers ......... 230193941 20902 60 084 140997852 1826071289 354424502 331733155 493880377 434865158 989302731 892669602 60559103 54002424
7-03.Total. ge............... 2 696519036 25000131380 202800549 189282748 434069283 413396327 659309593 607167854 1296179425 1i09846929 60750457 54116891
8-01..P Commuta tionfare* ......... $6880496 $6611399 $948446 $950143 $1468337 1451850 $2976596 $28799479 $5393379 $5201472 $2046 $1341
8-02.Allotherfares...... . 64883587 $592582322 4354156 4021432 $12032885 $11141710 96860106 15058972 $33847147 $30822114 1792794 1633504
8-3.Total ............... $ 71764083 $65863781 i5302602 14971575 $13501222 2 12593560 19836702 517858451 $38640b26 $354253586 1794840 11634845
9. Passengerservice trainrevenue/ ........ $1316852000 $123b76050 $7169241 $6700438 $23985408 $19931409 $26669243 $25587928 $(78832892 $52219775 $3590109 $3509358
10.Passengertrain-miles ............28590672 29621046 14444254 1459010 4326748 4488924 5505881 5649398 11276883 11597332 781254 759543
11. Passengercarryingear-miles. ......... 150696334 152620477 6835863 69042283 23062039 24296168 32539649 31329396 62437551 682529787 4329386 3993819
AVERAGES
F aoRT TRAPFiC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road ..... 228.5 221.6 137,3 136.9 182.? 179.2 161.1 158.3 168.5 165.8 259.8 234.3
13. Revenue per ton-milee ...... 1.369 1.363 2.253 2.194 1.491% 1.445% 1.497% 1.4900 1.530 1.,5036 0.9790 0,9581
14. Revenue person per road .. $3.13 $3.02 $3.09 $3.00 $2.73 $2.59 $2.41 $2.36 $2.58 $2.49 $2.5
15-01. Miles per passenger per road .... i8.2 18.o 20.0 19.8 18.4 18. 19.4 19.3 19.2 19.2 28.3 2.
16-01. Revenue perpassenger-mile ...... 1 74. 1.610 1.53% 1.500 1.840 1.740 1.80% 1.62% 1.769 1.64 1.070 1. 17,
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road ... $0.32 $0.29 $0.31 $0.30 $0.34 $0. 33 035 3 0.31 $0.34 $0-.32 $0.30 $0.29
15-02. Miles perpassenger per road ...... 136.5 126.2 69.6 62.9 149.9 136.3 66.1 60.1 83.4 76.4 158.0 143.4
1-02. Revenue per passenger-mile 2.82 2.83 3.09 1951 1950 1951 13950 3.13.651 1950 13.36951 13950 12961 1950
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road .... $3.85 $3.58 $2.15 $2.01 $5.09 $4.58 $2.26 $2.08 $2.80 $2,59 $4.68 $4.34
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road ... 69.9 63.5 39.6 36.4 64.8 60.9 41.2 37.65 6.6 43.0 1 655.7 142.0
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile 24173 2.6553 5 2619051 30 0 23116130 3.0 3929 5016 18880 19172.93 1 7295 39 .2614
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road $186 $167 $104 $0.0 143 0 $283302791 1.89600 0 $124 $1.10 $139$.26059551 $418761513 .2
18. Revenuepassenger-miles pertrain-mile 9.3 814 2 10.4 129.7 100.3 92.1 119.7 107 3 57411 2829 1045733 3301982 712
19. Revenuepassengermiles per car-mile 3095517.9 16. 29.7 27.4 18.8 17.0 20.3 19 2087535 19.676043 62269012 6
SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM
S306167032 219558579 1951 1950 1951 190584407 1951 195 1951 1407519 41 1951 1950
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service . .. .............. .37476 37651 45558 45723 45048 45017 55681 55683 28003 28051 12Z6 732 126751
2. TotPassege service ............. 31409590 32417 151 2558 3981600429051 3042 240530 2840527 35929 35285016 14368880 19 171 7 99 '82614
3. Numberofrevenue tons carried........ 37867085 36844886 555027 559575418 25749950 283970751 505652403 2983437680 19196258 1940197 75489643786 77634652
4.Numberofrevenuetonsarrieonemile(thous) 72781 746479 1 310283617 1198444 669720 645797882305 123879990174 11659 5 3400 5075761 489295 2732655 249877
5. Freightrevenue.... ..r..o.n.....e.... $$104950589 $100527082 $157587960 $143425760 $83302791 $89600470 $167542198 $158093058 $67916524 $66059551 $31876151 3 $313753059
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01.;Commutationpassengers*........ .. 275443 2 906 282 99382205 2910947 1602530 719864 176725419 1302685 956 1371 14418 2318295809 3420218
6-02.Atherassengerservicetrainrevenue . ... 151322314 14007286 1705749 1387771822 114413768 1049 910 1534869465 3562 1481 57 57431452 5770 3301982 53104853
6-03.Total.Paenertrain-mles ........... 43697814 4307002 4087954 46881 50174646379 2769774 33508198 167509 5876543 587788 6684940 6525071
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01.Commutationassengerry r-mi ......... 25242558 30955179 25438609865912 5106964 2981484 3168132 32266634 297756197 187535 167604 62269012 6162432
7-02.FAlltherpassengers. ......... 506167032 290558579 366726.35 34456100 210715411 190524407 591695641. 9521750.811 14499500 140751941 94591055.4 2 853029479
7-03.MTotal. .s..........s...... 331409590 321513758 392160047 37563064 240530254 222205729 623962275 551528528 143687035 140919545 100817954 914653802
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01.Commutationefaeer .......... $518685 $536 84 $.5 0731 $5381875 $492132l $44230 $472403 427680 $60851 $1764 $96.7386 $8716.63745
8-02. Allotherfares ... ...... 7670225 6810700 9 463,017 8444 204 4699450 450230 $1399901 $1260167 $3474957 3482 024 $22173423 120586004
8-03. Total........................... 18188908 67 347541 19983 7468 $8 982386 15 191582 $4944 606 14471419 15029 355 $3476808 53483788 123139809 $21457749
9. Passengerservice trainrevenue../......... $15122314 $14872862 $18 712423 $1838222C $2014768 $10974429 $34869465 $35 473858 18431452 $6825768 $55315685 $5 3274 055
10. Passengertrain-miles...................4097014 4236509 487826 4996052 501379 3743 454 6704398 6942184 2229744 2342024 12435521 13027 662
11. Passengercarryingar-miles. .2........ 21769273 21569755 26098659 25 563574 .15208603 15 273 841 36806309 38 676 193 10145212 10577082 62160124 64527 116
AVERAGES
FaBIonrr TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton perroad ...... 204.1 202.6 223.8 213.4 243.8 239.4 1405.3 390.8 264.4 252.1 314.4 300.8
13. Revenue per ton-mile. 1.351.347 1. 203 1.2017 1.3295 1.3185 1.3530 1.356 14.2338 1.350 1.2 14.
14. Revenue per ton per road ......... $2.77 $2.73 $2.69 $2.56 $3.24 $3.16 $5.48 $5.30 $3.54 $3.40 $4.2.
COMMUTATION P nd Multiple R ide
15-01 Miles per passdinieng per road buffe 0.6 10.7 7 10.7 18.6 18. 18.3 17 1.0reenue 11.6 18. 18.0
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile ...... 2.05% 1.73% 2.05% 1.73% 1.650 1.40% 1. 144% 0.99% 1.05% 1. 55 1.41%
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road .... $0.22 $0.18 $0.22 $0.18 $0.31 $0.26 $0.27 $0.25 0.014 $0.12 $0.29 $0.25
ALL OTmH PASSENGER TRAFc:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road ...... 231.5 207.4 215.0 193.9 184.2 181.5 373.6 352.2 249.9 245.286 Z74.7
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile .. 2.51V 2.34% 2.58% 2.450 2.23% 2.36 2.72.42 2.242%2 6.470 $22.410
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road .... $5.80 4.86 $5.55 $4.75 $3.11 $4.29 $8.51 $6.05 $6:07 $6"72
TOTALr PAassNzeo TRAic:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road ...... 89.6 74.6 95.9 80.1 87.6 80.2 186.2 174.1 2144.5 239.7 150.8 140.2
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile ..... 2.470 2.29% 25% 2.39% 2.160 2.230 2.32% 2.360 2.410 2.47%0 230. 2.350
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road ... $2.21 $1.71 $2.4 $1.92$1.89 $1.79 $4.32 64.11 $92 $5.93 $.46 $3.29
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile ... 80.9 75.9 80.4 75.2 68.7 59.4 93.1 79.4 64.4 60.2 1.1 70.2
19. Revenuepassenger-milesper car-mile 15.2 14.9 15.0 14.7 15.8 14.5 17.0 14.3 14.2 13.3 16.2 14.2
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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 ELEVEN MONTHS ENDED WITH NOVEMBER 1951 AND 1950


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ITEM


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I/ AGGREGATES
S/ is of road operated at close of month:
SFreight servie # . . .
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 .I/ .
10. Passenger train-miles . . .
11. Passenger carrying car-miles . . .
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Milesper revenue ton perroad . .
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. .


225 162
139 491
2 591 602 315
596 403 468
67 949 412 740
247 146 375
193 870 641
441 017 016
4 466 770 183
26 792 458 955
31 L59 229 138
675 641 911
6736 2818 448
$611 854 359
1i 226 498 291
326 334 686
1 749 094105


230.1
1.3330
$3.07
18.1
1.690
$0.31
138.2


70.9
2.60o
$1.84
95.8
17.9


225 636
146 698
2 370 188 806
537 027 504
7 147 880 626
254 242 17 2
189 912 293
444 154 465
4 576 835262
24 130 785 920
28 707 621202
$72 162 524
(661 829 629
733 992 153
($1131496 19g7
326 488 290
1700493 657


1.331%
$3.02
18.0
1.580
(0.28

127.1



2.156
(1.65
87.9
16.9


6 374
4 770
66 947 601
9 324 099
$202 587 092
32 905 858
23 027 899
55 933 757
657 042 064
1 550 245 321
2 207 287 385
10 148 498
47 898 998
58 047 496
$75 222 126
16 334 23e
77 029 392


ND REGION GR

1950 V


6 392
4 761
64 467 632 465
8 997 704 86
$192 900 556(1 248
34 123 276 48
25 1935 723 26
57 316 999 74
676 880791 889
1 454 757 925 3 965
2131638 716 4855
10 239 918 $16
46 060249 $124
56 300167 $141
$71 711421 213
16 470 988 48
79 555 363, 263


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POCAHONTAS REGION


EAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION


23 629
12 310
906 312
362 488
530 498
027 231
844 108
871 339
902 915
908 269
811 184
293 912
782 124
076 036
130 454
647 290
223 941


EASTERN DISTRICT


951 1950 191950950 1951 1950 1951 1950


23 662
13 540
436 901711
81 154 932
1 147 940 610
49 572 401
27 141781
76 714182
923 175 308
3 829046 375
4 752 221683
(15 988 707
(118453 493
:134 448 200
$194 508616
48 054 653
263 095 4761


22 861
12 673
602 359 846
100 677 002
)1 462 474 917
96 218 467
85 077 020
181 295 487
1 875 874 030
5 461 197 761
7 337 071 791
$32 423 444
(183 636 829
1216 060 273
$280 889 507
62 367 409
364 051 940


22 89 5
13 296
551351702
90 846 265
|1 292 24 539
100 575 484
84 819 761
185 395 245
1 948 530789
4 944 868 045
6 893 398 834
$30 582 582
9166 844 488
6197 427070
$258 751389
62 593 245
353 410 321


52 864
29 753
1135 213 759
196 363 589
$2 913 592 507
177 151 556
134 949 027
312 100 583
3 422 819 009
10 977 351 351
14 400 170 360
$58 865 854
356 317 951
( 415 183 805
$569 242 087
127 348 937
704 3062741


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139.3
2.173%
($3.03
20.0
1.54%
$0.31
67.3
3.090
62.08
39.5
12.o
135.1
28.7


139.6
2.144%
$2.99
19.8
1.510
(0.30
62.7
3.I7f
$1.99
37.2


26.8


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1,444
($2.68
18.5
1.83
$0o. 3z,

147.7
14:,13
64.9
2.91V
(1.88
99.8
18.4


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(2.63
18.6
1.7Y3
($0.32
141.1

$4:31
61.9
2.83W
($1.75
98.9
18.1


167.1
1.45330
$2.43
19.5
1.739
(0.34
64.2


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2.92
t(1.19
20.2


164.8
1.4229
(2.34
19.4
1.57%
(0.30
58.3

37.2
2.86%
1.06
19.5


173.0
1.848
(2.57
19.3,
1.72%
$0.33
81.3


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1.34
12.4
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52 949
31 597
1 052 721045
180 998 901
$2 633 083 705
184 271161
135155 265
319 426 426
3 548 586 888
10 228 672 345
13 777 259 233
$56 81120 7
331 358 230
388 169 437
$524 971426
127 118 886
696 041160


171.9
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(2.50
19.3
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#0.31
75.7
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($2.45
43.1
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19.822
19.8


8 079
4 880
222 719 508
57 372 373
$547 752 525
60 816
4 560 684
4 621 500
1 468184
693 862 405
695 330 589
$17 520
:19 951 843
19 969 363
$30 606 986
9 523 219
46 186 877


257.6
0.9550
$2.46
24.1
1.199
($0.29
152.1
2.889
$4.37
150.5
2.87%
(4.32
73.0
15.1


8 086
5084
199 409 961
46 641469
$455 902 820
47 349
3 956 851
4 004 200
1 126 425
571602 567
572 728 992
$13 356
16 651546
16 664 902
$28 038 552
8 211 566
42 675 160


233 9
0.9770
(2.29
23.8
1.190
(0.28
144.5
2.91%
$4.21
143.0
2.91%
$4.16
69.7
13.4


I V ._____e pa__________ per ______ (.7_ 1 -.7 I I I I I
SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT

_____1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freighta service .at............eo t 37525 37703 45604 45,789 45027 45109 53641 53717 28026 28072 126694 126898
2. Passengerservice ............ 24486 25758 29366 30842 26904 29075 34536 35438 18932 19746 80372 84859
3. Number of revenue tons carried ....... 400 823 956 365 116 100 623 543 464 564 526 061 317 449787 285 540 115 310 516 265 278 972 979 204 879040 188428606 832 845 092 752 941 700
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thous) 83 183 632 76 335 504 140 556 005 122 976 973 73 721 813 67 036 325 131 765 399 117 246 065 53 996 662 48 769 240 259 483 874 233 051 630
5. Freight revenue. . . . $1117 403490 (999 540 423)1 665 156 01511 455 443 243 (9200059520 (849 681 92 3.1 735406 804 1 556 331 929 $715197894 $653 339 82 6 $3 370 664 218 $3 059 353 67 8
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-1.Commutationpassengers ...... 32240548 32 583508 32301364 32 630 857 18428949 18834 895 19105254 18313247 159252 192012 37 693 455 37340154
8-02. All other passengers . . 17029486 15 892 461 21 590 170 19849312 12 547 867 11 521592 17906365 17 056573 6877212 6329551 37 331444 34 907 716
.6-03. Total . . . ...49 270034 48 475 969 53 891534 52 480 169 30 976 816 30 356 487 37 011 619 35 369 820 7 036 464 6 521563 7b 024 899 72 247 U70
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commuttionpassengers .......onemile 348427371 349210623 349895555 350337048 348219099 349145256 343795203 326493073 2041317 2273017 694055619 677911346
7-02. All other passengers . . 3 949 732576 3502590823 4643 594 981 4074 193390 2 492 862276 2196 793 870 6 910621 879 6101432526 1 768 028468 1 529693789 11171 512 623 9 827 92018
7-03. Total . . . .. 4 298 159 947 3 851 801446 4 993 490 536 4 424 530 438 2 841081 375 2 545 939 126 7 254 417 082 6 427 925 599 1 770 069785 1 531 966 806 11 865 568 242 10 505 831 531
8. Passenger revenue:
8-0 l Commutation fares'. . ... $6192120 $6061371 $6 209 640 ($6074727 $5 552219 $4880803 $44993165 $4 372278 $21033 $235509 $10566417 $9 276 590
8-02. All otherfares. . . ... $99 391077 $86 343107 $119 342 920 $102 994 653 56 760 260 949693697 161 236 570 $141570852 $42 554747 $36212197 $260551577 $227476746
8-03. Total . . . ... $105 5853197 $92404478 $12b 552 560 $109069 380 $62 312 479 154 574 500 6166 229735 (145 943130 $42 575780 $36 2355706 6271 117 994 236 753336
9. Passengerservicetrainrevenue ./. . $163839638 $147649681 $194446624 $175688233 $109 319102 $98377213 $278 3355085 $261441246 $77155.393 $71018079 $464809580 $430836538
10. Passenger train-miles . . 47891512 47712096 57"414731 55 923662 40 411286 41601178 75666926 75 374 390 25492806 26470174 141 571018 143445742
11. Passenger carrying car-miles . ... 266871 545 250087 159 313058422 292 762319 178 999372 174990258 434 372387 425369 804 118358650 113330116 731730409 711 690 17 8
AVERAGES
Famwirr T RA c:
12. Milesaperrevenue ton per road . 207.5 209.1 225.4 '217.8 232.2 234.8 424.3 420.3 263.6 258.8 311.6 309.5
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . 1.3430 1.3090 1.1850 1.1840 1.2480 1.267% 1.3170 1.327% 1.325% 1.3400 1.2990 1.3130
14. Revenue per ton per road . . $2.79 $2.74 $2.67 $2.58 $2.90 $2.98 $5.59 $5.58 $3.49 $3.47 $4.05 $4.06
CoMMuTrrATioN PAssNGER TRAIc:*
15-01. Milesper passengerper road . 10.8 10.7 10.8 10.7 18.9 18.5 18.0 17.8 12.8 11.8 18.4 18.2
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.78 1.74 1.77 1.735 1.591..40% 1.450 1.34% 1.030 1.030 1.520 1.370
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road .. $0.19 t0.19 $0.19 $0.19 $0.30 $0.26 $0.26 $0.24 $0.13 (0.12 $0.28 $0.25
Au OTrma PAPssENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles perpassengerperroad. . 231.9 220.4 215 .1 205.3 198.7 190.7 385.9 357.7 257.1 241.7 299.3 281.5
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile 2.52% 2.47% 2.57% 2.53% 2.28% 2.26% 2.330 2.32% 2.41% 2.37% 2.33, 2.31%
17-02. Revenueper passengerperroad .... 5.84 ($5.43 (5.53 $5.19 $4.52 $4.31 $9.00 $(8.30 ($6.19 ($5.72 ($6.98 $6.52
ToT'L PASSENGo TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road ..... 87.2 79.5 92.7 84.3 91.7 83.9 196.0 181.7 251.6 234.9 158.2 145.4
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile 2.46% 2.40% 2.51% 2.47% 2.19% 2.14% 2.29% 2.27 2.4-1% 2.37% 2.28% 2.25%
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road ... $2.14 $1.91 62.33 $2.08 $2.01 $1.80 $4.49 64.13 66.05o$3.6 $3.01 63.28
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 89.7 80.7 87.0 79.1 70.3 61.2 95.9 85.3 69.4 57.9 83.8 73.2
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile ... 16.1 15.4 16.0 15.1 15.9 14.5 16.7 15.2 15.0 13.5 16.2 14.8


Include. Comu uuatio. and Multiple Ride.
I represents an average of the mileage reported at the close of each month within the period.
Includes dining and buffet revenue.


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1952 O 950171


UNITED STATES


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)


POCAHONTAS REGION


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Subject to revision


UNIV. OF FL LIB.







U.S. DEPOSITORY


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA



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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 THE MONTH OF DECEMBER 1951 AND 1950


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)

DECEMBER 1951


ITEM UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM 951-19[0 1951 1 1951 1 1950 195 1 1950 19 1 1950 1951 1950
1951 ,1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 I 1950 4* 1951 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 revenues/. .......
10. Passenger train-miles ............
11. Passenger carrying ear-miles . . .
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . .
13. Revenue per ton-mile .. . . .
14. Revenue per ton per road . . .
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC "
15-01. Miles per 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 .


225212
136 980

210 297887
50 203463
$689010302
22 317154
20421 54 4
42 738 698
398951170
2955171995
3354123165
$7344426
80 720 878
88065304
$1862 499370
30 987 65 5
166043485


238.7
1.372%
$3.28
17.9
1.84%
$0.33
144.7
2.730
$3.95
78.5
2.63%
$2.06
108.2
20.2


225 262
143 900
209271535
51456407
$673 827 595
22 8598 628
19 176756
42036 584
407800 344
2 650172 929
3057973273
$5 692 256
7 642 621
79 334877
$224 750 101
32 252 294
169116 321


245.9
1.310o
$3.22
17.8
1.641
$0.29
138.2
2.749
$3.79
72.7
2.59%
$1.89
94.8
18.1


6367
4708
5734995
824238
$17998279
2 913099
2 407 775
5 320874
57312079
170 766364
228078443
$919283
S225 603
144886
$9 567 793
1518 514
7334221


143.7
2.1849
$3.14

19.7
1.60o
$0.32
70.9
3.060
$2.17
42.9
2.69%
$1.15
150.2
31.1


6379
4775
5 604 881
848 589
$17 101013
289246 9
22 37438
5129 907
56351 674
148 341009
204692 683
$879 465
704 216
583 681
$9 787 632
1546 426
7 387 2961


151.4
2.0150
$3.05
19.5
1.56#
$0.30
66.3
3.170
$2.10

39.9
2.73%
$1.09
132.4
2777


23607
12061
37 838 746
7 249046
$106 268 771
4574687
3105216
7 679 903

84609 752
45 560009
537169 761
$1574686
14 588034
16 162722
$29 73081 3
4714901
25 020014


191.6
1.466%
$2.81
18.5
1.860
$0.34
145.7,
3.22%
$4.70
69.9
3.o01
$2.10
113.9
21.5


23667
13181
38 718 232
7907 669
1L07421 921
4574 691
2 926 822
7501 513
86026 462
423808037
509834 499
$1 548 451
13 788 458
15 336909
$42 378 18 9
4953 027
26 768634


204.2
1. 358%
$2.77
18.8
1.80%
$(0.34
144.8
3.250
$4.71
68.0
3.01#
$2.04
102.9
19.0


22838
12562
48378940
8160714
$123 94281 5
8369041
8532772
16 90181 3
161623697
610 663 90 2
7722875599
63201251
19 927 71 8
23128 969
$44 606 94 8
5924979
34 647 971


168.7
1.519%
$2.56
19.3
1.98%
$0.38
71.6
3.26W
$2.34
45.7
2.99%
$1.37
130.3
22.3


22 864
12 953
47510948
8441079
$117 342 416
8693 252
7977146
16670398
167 938175
541656 179
709 594 354
$2 730 327
118 227 214
20 957 541
$49826 527
6092523
33 721 331


177.7
1.390%
$2.47
19.3
1.63%
$0.31
67.9
3.370
$2.28
42.6
2.950
$1.26
116.5
21.0


52812
29331
91952 083
16 233 998
$248 209 865
15856827
14045763
29902590
303545526
1233990275
1 537 535803
$5 695 222
39741355
45 436577
$83 905554
12158394
67 002 206


176.5
1.5290
$2.70
19.1
1.880
#0.36
87.9
3.22%
$2.83

51.4
2.960
$1.52
126.5
22.9


52 910
30 909
91834 061
17197 337
$241 865 35C
16160 412
13141406
29301 1b
310 316 311
1 113805 225
1 424121536
$5 158243
(36719888
41878131
9101 992 348
12 591 976
67 877 261


187.3
1.4o6%
$2.63
19.2
1.660
$0.32
84.8
3.30%
$2.79
48.6
2.940
$1.43
113.1
21.0


8080
4878
19111080
5130432
$48697923
6232
489689
495 921
151312
80063197
80214 50 9
$1877
(2198662
2200539
$5 332 74 6
867 963
4499878


268.5
0.9490
$2.55
24.3
1.249
$0.30
163.5
2.750
$4.49
161.7
2.749%
$4.44
92.4
17.8


8072
4 887
18194 471
4490 432
$43 726 38 3
3775
481 621
485396
92 746
72 846632
72 939 378

$1063
063 447
1 064 510
$6 307 514
896953
4609 728


246.8
0.974?
$2.40
24.6
1.15%
$0.28
151.3
2.830
$4.28

150.3
2.83A
$4.25
81.3
15.8


ITEM SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service .............. .37475 37 553 45 555 45 625 45046 45 020 53800 53 655 27 999 28 052 126845 126727
2. Passenger service ............. 24173 25 422 29051 30 309 2606 28 427 33 99 9 35 085 18 531 19 170 78 598 82 682
3. Number of revenue tons carried.. . 35991646 34969690 55102726 53164161 17753722 18367545 27433703 28117121 18055053 17788647 63242478 64273313
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thous) 7542955 7623775 12 673387 12114207 5230424 5509685 11287576 11832678 4778078 4802500 21296076 22144863
5. Freight revenue . . . $107140725 $98688 541 $155838648 $142 414 924 $71970909 $73 240630 $149334894 $153876099 $63655986 $62 430 592 $284961 789 $289 547 321
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers'........ 2 916 570 3085225 2922802 3089 000 1698588 1911 563 1827109 1685477 11828 13376 3537525 3610416
6-02. All other passengers . . 176828B 1762816 2257977 2244437 1391398 1311799 2011160 1759811 715246 719303 4117804 3790913
6-03. Total . . . 4684858 4848041 5180779 5333437 3089986 3223362 3838269 3445288 727074 732 679 7655329 7401329
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpassengers*. ...... 30572813 32490756 30724125 32583502 3 192213 34236421 32320017 30499598 169287 164512 64681517 64900531
7-02. All other passengers . . 428387706 394886641 508450903 467733273 277939724 256176523 749713926 634908605 185077167 177549303 1212730817 1068634431
7-03. Total . . . 458960519 427377397 53917502 8 500316775 310131937 290412944 782033943 665408203 185246454 177713815 1277412334 1133534962
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutation fares.* ....... $538114 $573212 $639991 6574275 $532383 $515867 $475179 $442239 $1651 $1632 61009213 $959738
8-02.Allotherfares. . . ... $.10498892 $9 376585 $12697554 $11440032 $5915717 5520547 $17886955 $14 713924 $4479297 $4248230 $28281969 $24482701
8-03. Total ............... 11137006 $9949797 $13337545 $12014 307 $6448100 $6036414 $18362134 $5 156 163 $4480948 $4 249862 $29291182 $25442439
9. Passenger service trainrevenue I/ . 25665358 $31856526 #30998104 $38163842 S-6867105 $24231676 $37303316 $44595057 (13425291 $15767178 $67595712 684593911
10. Passenger train-miles. ... . . 4653182 4867246 5521145 5764199 3758534 4032 611 7226822 7397243 2322760 2466 265 13308116 13896119
11. Passenger carrying car-miles ........ 26568660 26772199 31068538 31381927 16490522 16825697 40613585 41417553 10868634 11613883 67972741 69857133
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC: <
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 209.6 218.0 230.0 227.9 294.6 300.0 411.4 420.8 264.6 270.0 336.7 344.5
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . 1.4200 1.2940 1.2300 1.1760 1.3760 1.329% 1.323% 1.3000 1.3320 1.3000 1.3380 1.308P
14. Revenue per ton per road. . ..... $2.98 $2.82 $2.83 $2.68 $4.05 $3.99 $5.44 $5.47 $3.53 $3.51 $4.51 $4.50
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:*
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . 10.5 10.5 10.5 10.5 19.0 17.9 17.7 18.1 14.3 12.3 18.3 18.0
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.090 1.76% 2.08% 1.760 1.65 1.51% 1.470 1.450 0.98% 0.99 1.56 1.48%
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road . $0.22 $0.19 $0.22 $0.19 $0.31 (0.27 $0.26 $0.26 $0.14 $0.12 60.29 60.27
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAPC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . .. 242.3 224.0 225.2 208.4 199.8 195.3 372.8 360.8 258.8 246.8 294.5 281.9
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.450 2.370 2.50% 2.45% 2.130 2.15% 2.39% 2.32% 2.42# 2.390 2.330 2.290
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road . $5.98 $5.32 $5.62 $5.10o $4.25 $4.21 $8.89 $8.36 $6.26 $5.91 $6.87 $6.46
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road . 98.0 88.2 104.1 93.8 100.4 90.1 203.7 193.1 254.8 242.6 166.9 153.2
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.430 2.330 2.470 2.400 2.08$ 2.080 2.350 2.280 2.42% 2.390 2.290 2.240
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road . $2.38 $2.05 $2.57 $2.25 $2.09 $1.87 $4.78 $4.40 $6.16 $5.80 3.83 3.44
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 98.6 87.8 97.7 86.8 82.5 72.0 108.2 90.0 79.8 72.1 96.0 81.6
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 17.3 16.0 17.4 15.9 18.8 17.3 19.3 16.3 17.0 15.3 18.8 16.2
*Include Commutation ald Multiple Ride.
1/ Includes dining and buffet revenue.


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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 IRNCLUDEI
FOR TWELVE MONTHS ENDED WITH DECEMBER 1951 AND 1950


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)


ITEM UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 .1951 1950 1951 1950
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service #............. ...... 225163 225605 6373 6391 23627 23 662 22 857 22 893 52 857 52 946 607Q 8085
2. Passengerservice # ................ 139269 146468 4764 4762 12290 13512 12664 13 267 29718 31 541 4880 5068
3. Numberofrevenuetonscarried............ 2801950065 2579782992 72682596 70072513 503745060 475619943 650666839 598 862 650 1227094495 1144 555 106 241 830 588 217633211
4. Number ofrevenuetonscarried one mile(thous) 646606931 568484491 10148337 9846293 93611534 89062601 108837716 99287344 212597587 198 196 22 3 62 502805 51 131901
5. Freightrevenuepassengrsarried...............$8 639 108 000 $7 821708 221 $221 270 329 $21000156901 354 7992691 255 362 531 586 417 732 1409584 955 $3162 487 330 $2 874 94905! $596 450 448 $499629203
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers'. ........ 269463529 277102000 35818957 37015745 52601918 54147092 104587508 109268736 193008383 200431573 67048 51124
6-02. Allother passengers . . 214 302289 209094275 25435674 25431161 29949324 30068603 93609792 92796907 148994790 148296671 5060477 4443698
6-03. Nu Totalveueassengerarried...............onemie:. 483 765818 486196275 61254651 62 446 906 82 551242 84215695 198 197 300 202065643 342003173 348728244 5127525 4494822
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers". ..... 4865 721 353 4 984 635626 714 354143 733252465 974 512 667 1009201770 2 037 497727 2116468964 3 7265364 537 3 58 903 199 1 619496 1219171
7-02. Allotherpassengers .......... .29749 577 874 26 780 977 506 1 721 011 685 1603098 934 4418 468278 4252 854412 6071861663 5486 524224 12 211 341 626 11342477570 773 961 673 644467856
7-03. Totalenue: . . . 34 615 299 227 31765 613 132 2 435 365 828 2 336 331399 5 392 980 945 5 262 056182 8109 359 390 7 602 993188 15 937 706 163 15 201380769 775 581169 645 687 027
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutationfares . . $83143043 $78 854 780 1 224 488 #1 119 383 $17 868 600 $17 537 158 $35 624 695 $33 312 909 $64 717 783 $51 969 450 $19 397 #4 419
8-02.Allotherfares ............ 816 971103 734 417 231 |3 124601 p50764 465 39 370158 132 241 951 035 64547 185 071702 96059306 $368078 11. 22246337 18 659985
8-03. Total . . . 900 114146 6813272011 54 349089 161883848 1457 238758 6 49779109 39 189242 618384611 460777089 6430047568 :22 265734 618674404
9. Passenger service train revenue /. ........$1413024709 61360204072 $86 824 308 $83 456 838 $242 861 267 $236886805 $325 496455 $308 577 916 $655182030 $6286&21555 $35939732 $34346066
10. Passengertrain-miles ... . . 356 322 341 358740584 17852752 18017414 53 362191 53007680 68292388 6868576 139 507331 139710862 9 391182 9108519
11. Passenger carrying car-miles . . 1915 137590 1869609979 84 363614 86 922 659 288 243 955 289 864111 398699911 387131652 771 307480 763 916 421 50686755 47284888
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 230.8 228.1 139.6 140.5 185.8 18.53 167.3 165.8 173.3 173.2 258.5 234.9
13. Revenue per ton-mile . .. 1.336] 1.329% 2.180% 2.133 1 14 015 16.420 1.488 173. 2 2580.95 230.977%
14. Revenuepertonperroad. .... ..........3.08 $3.03 $3.o4 $3.00 $2.69 $2.64 2.4 2.35 1.288.5862.51 2.47 2.0
COMMUATION PASSENGER TFFI:* 2.35 258 2.51 2.7 2.30
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . 18.1 18.0 19.9 19.8 18.5 18.6 19.5 19.4 19.3 19. 24.2 23.8
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.71 1.58 1.57% 1.52% 1.83 74 .19.5 19.57 1.743 1.61 1.20 1.18
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road ... 0.531 $0.28 $0.31 $0.30 $0.34 $0.32 $0.34 $0.30 60.43 $0.31 $0.29 0.28
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. ... 138.8 128.1 67.7 63.0 147.5 141.4 64.9 59.1 82.0 76.5 152.9 145.0
18-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.75% 2.74 3.09 3.17 3.15 3.11 59.7 82.20 6.25 152.87 152.90
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road. $3.81 $3.51 $2.09 $2.00 $4.65 4.4 $2.17 $1.99 $2.66 02.48 $4.40 $4.20
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. . 71.6 65.3 39.8 37.4 65.3 62.5 40.9 7.6 46.6 43.6 151.3 14.7
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.60% 2.56% 2.64% 2.650 2.92 2.85% 2.95 2.87 2.89 62.83 2.876 1513 13
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road. $1.86 $1.67 $1.05 to.99 $1.90 $1.782 1.21 61.08 $1.89 $1.23 $4.3 2$4.15
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 97.1 88.5 136.4 129.7 101.1 99.3 118.7 110.7 114.2 108.8 82.6 70.9
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 18.1 17.0 28.9 26.9 18.7 18.2 20.3 19.6 20.7 19.9 15.3 13.7

ITEM SOUTHERN REGION SOUTHERN DISTRICT NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service # . . . .37524 37 689 45605 45 774 45028 45101 53653 53 712 28022 28 072 126703 126 885
2. Passenger services . . ... 24460 25 730 29340 30 798 26 820 29021 34492 35410 18899 19698 80 211 84129
3. Number of revenue tons carried. . 436 814 858 400 085 790 678 645 446 617 719 001 335 203 509 303 907 660 337 949 968 307 093 571 223 056 647 206 507 654 896 210 124 817 508 885
4. Numberofrevenuetonscarriedonemile(thous) 90 726 587 83 959 278 153 229 392 135 091-179 78 952 237 72 546 010 143 052 975 129 079 324 58 774 740 53 571740 280 779 952 255 197 074
5. Freightrevenue. .............. $1 224 544 215 41 098 228 964 .L 820 994 66311 597 858 167 $992 030 429 (922 922 553$1 884 741 698~ 710 208 028 $778 853 880 $715 770 418 $3 655 626 007 $3 348 900 999
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers'. . 35157118 35668733 3 224 166 35719857 20127537 20746458 20 932 363 19 998 724 171080 205 3 8 41230980 40950570
6-02. Allother passengers . ... 18797774 17 655277 238585251 22098 975 13939265 12833391 19917525 18816384 7592458 7048854 41449248 38 698629
6-03. Total .. ................. .. 53 954892 53324010 59082417 57 618 832 34066802 33579849 40849888 38 815 108 7763538 7254242 82680228 79649199
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers' *. ...... 379 000 184 381701379 380 619 680 382 920 550 380 411 312 383381677 376 115 220 356 992671 2 210 604 2437529 758 737 136 742 811877
7-02. Allotherpassengers .. . 4378 120 282 3897477464 5152 081 955 4 541 945 320 2 770 802 000 2 452 570393 7 660 335 805 6 736 341131 1 955 016 488 1707 243 092 12 386 154 293 10 896 554616
7-038. Total.. reenue............... 4757120466 42791788435532701635 4924865 870 3151213 1228363520708036451 025 709333802 1 957 227092 170968062113144 891429 11639366493
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutationfares'.* . . $6 830233 $6634583 $6 849630 65 649002 $6 084 602 $5396670 65 468344 $4 814517 '$22 684 $25 141 $11 575 630 $10236328
8-02. Allother fares . . . 109 889 970 $95 719 692 132 136 307 $114 379 677 662 675 968 55 214244 79 123525 6156284765 46 975 997 40460427 288 775 490 51 959436
8-03. Total . . . 116720203 $102354275 #138985937 $121028679 68 760 570 660610914 184 591869 61099282 46 998 681 :40485568 300 351 120 62195764
9. Passengerservicetrainrevenue. . $189 504 997 $181 506 009 $225 444 729 $215 852075 $126 186 207 $122 608 889 6315 638 401 $306 036 292 $90 573 342 $86 785 257 $532 397 950 $515 430 438
10. Passenger train-miles . . . 52 544 694 52 579 342 61 935 876 61 687 861 44 169 820 45 653 789 82 893748 82 771 633 27 815 566 28 936 439 154 879 134 157 341 861
11. Passenger carrying car-miles . 293440205 276859358 344126960 324144246 195 489894 191815955 474985972 464787357 129227284 124943999 799 703150 781547311
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road ...... 2077 209.9 225.8 218.7 235 5 238.7 423. 420263. 259. 313.3 312.2
13. Revenue per ton-mile .... 1.3500 1.3080 1.188% 1.1830 1.2560 1.272 1.101 0.3255 5.93360.1.3020312
14. Revenue per ton per road .... $2.80 $2.74 $2.68 $2.59 $296 $3.o4 $5.58 $5.57 $3.49 $3-?47 4.08 $4.10
COMMUTATION PASiNGER TRAFFIC:*
15-01. Miles per passenger per road 10.8 10.410.18.91
16-01.Revenue per passenger-mle1.801.10.8 1 18 18.0 17.9 12.9 11.9 18.5 18.1
17-01. Revenueper passenger perroad .... $0.19 $0.19 $0.19 $0.19 $0.30 60.0.20.26 $0.24 013 $0.12 60.28$0.25
AL OTHERa PASSENGER TRAFFc: A0
15-02. Milesperpassenger perroad 22.9 220.8 215.9 2055 198.8 191.1 384.6 358.0 257.5 242.2 298.8 281.6
16-02. Revenueper pssenger-mile ...... 2.51 2.46 2.56 2.52 2.26 2.25 2.-34 2.32 2.40% 2.37% 2.5330 2.31
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road .. $5.85 $5.42 $5.54 $5.18 $4.50 $4.30 $8.99 $8.31 $6.19 $5.74 $6.97 $6.51
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road ...... 88.2 80.2 93.6 85.2 9215 84.5 196.7 182.7 232.1 233-7159*.0 146.1
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mle ...... 2.45% 2.39% 2.6 852.2 96. 258.14 12.730 182.722.12.3702.202.25
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road .... $2.16 $1.92 $2.35 62.09 $2.02 $1.80 $4.52 $4.15 $6.05 $5.58 03.63 $3.29
18. Revenue passenger-iles per train-mile. 90.5 81.4 89.3 79.8 71.3 62.2 96.9 85.7 70.4 59.1 84.9 7 4.0
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 16.2 15.5 16.1 15.2 16.1 14.8 16.9 15.3 15.1 13.7 16.4 14.9
*Ineludes Commutation nd MultileR -d-


Represents an avera of the mileage reported at the
Includes dining and-buffet revenue.


close of each month within the period.


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE : 1952 0 950171


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