Revenue traffic statistics of class I steam railways in the United States - 1954

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Revenue traffic statistics of class I steam railways in the United States - 1954
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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:
1954
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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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3 1262 08855 0479 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES


Statement no. mi-ZZO (OS-D)
JANUARY 1954


Compiled from 121 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 130 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

o FOR THE MONTH OF J J TARY 1954 AND 1953

ITEM UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service . . . 224227 224 781 6283 6 305 23'510 23 580 22 596 22 754 52 389 5a 6.9 8062 8 073
2. Passenger service . . .... 126 820 130 416 4146 4 474 11,600 11 906 11 653 12 322 27 399 28 702 4 707 4 711
3. Number of revenue tons carried.. . 169711373 197171922 5136485 5830859 298181062 35410365 37610659 45128297 72565206 86369 521 14432582 16685 268
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thous) 43746 642 48 965 507 794 090 856 150 6 344,125 7131 828 6 856 150 7943 578 13 994 365 15931556 3 538007 4179 960
5. Freightrevenue . . .... $617 458 756 $714123270 17 243561 $19603004 $95 871 777 $110 474 493 $109 737 784 $129 586517 $222853122 $259664014 39904118 45 848680
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers'. ...... 21666170 22646955 3246357 3292304 4213054 4304680 8330249 8679450 15789660 16276454 7890 7276
6-02.Allother passengers ......... 16590502 17768964 2096879 2188187 2480669 2670994 7301 216 7710909 11878764 12570090 391455 423 574
6-03. Total . . . 38256672 40415939 5343236 5480491 6693723 6975674 15631465 16390 359 27668424 28846524 399345 430850
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpassengers*. . 406069071 412811445 65036 872 65567423 78491302 79377415 1672408353 170914783 310769007 315859621 236583 170034
7-02. All other passengers . . 2228817104 2529855237 134379988 142828917 365295630 400648747 471822 523 527460028 971498141 1070937692 57023131 63645018
7-03. Total . . . ... 2634886175 2 942 666 682 199 416 860 208396 340 443 786 932 480026 162 639063 356 698 374 811 1 282267148 1386797 313 57259 714 63 815 052
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutation fares . $8072748 7884229 $1118273 $1106893 $1746514 0L750637 $3297838 (5383963 $6162625 $6241493 $2677 42417
8-02. All other fares. ..... . 61894855 V'1276225 $4262971 $4517990 $10964871 $12868510 115989261 617892685 $31217103 (35279185 $1721814 $1875161
8-03. Total ........... . 69967603 679160454 $5381244 5 624883 $12 711 385 4 619 147 $19287099 $21276648 $37 379728 V41520678 $1724491 #1877578
9. Passenger service train revenueL /. . (1.10168256 $123230610 $7114917 $7636753 19737707 ($2264265 $25877540 $28824665 $52730164 $58725683 (2814295 $3157115
10. Passenger train-miles . . . 27649814 29139978 1573355 1555629 4128 55 4449984 4974 380 5.464831 10676190 11470444 735297 765493
11. Passenger carrying car-miles . . 150812653 16405959b 7111441 7411795 23283 006 85282785 31195926 34447362 61590373 67141942 4011431 4377096
AVERAGES
FREIGur TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 257.8 248.3 154.6 146.8 212. 201.4 182.3 176.0 192.9 184.5 245.1 250.5
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . 1.411% 1.458% 2.171 2.290 1.51: ( 1.549 1.601o 1.631% 1.592% 1.630% 1.1280 1.097.
14. Revenue per ton per road. . . 3.64 $3.62 $3.36 $3.36 13.2 $3.12 $2.92 $2.87 $3.07 $3.01 $2.76 $2.75
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:*
15-01. Miles per passenger per road . 18.7 18.2 20.0 19.9 18. 18.4 20.1 19.7 19.7 19.4 30.0 23.4
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.990 1.91% 1.720 1.690 2.2 ? 2.21% 1.970 1.980 1.980 1.98A 1.13% 1.420
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road . $0.37 $0.35 60.34 6$.34 SO.4 to.41 60.40 g0.39 0.39 0.38 $0.34 o0.33
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . 134.3, 142.4 64.1 65.3 147. 150.0 64.6 68.4 81.8 85.2 145.7 150.3
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.780 2.82% 3.17 3.16% 3. 0( 3.210 3.390 3.390 3.210 3.290 3.02% 2.95%
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road $3.73 $4.01 $2.03 02.06 .'.1 $4.82 $2.19 $2.32 $2.63 $2.81 $4.40 #4.43
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. . 68.9 72.8 37.3 38.0 66.8 68.8 40.9 42.6 46.3 48.1 143.4 148.1
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.66% 2.69% 2.700 2.70 2 2.8 3.05 3.02% 3.05o 2.920 2.990 3.01% 2.940
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road $1.83 61.96 $1.01 $1.03 $1.9. $2.10 $1.23 $1.30 $1.35 $1.44 $4.32 $4.36
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. .. 95.3 101.0 126.7 134.0 107. 107.9 128.5 127.8 120.1 120.9 77.9 83.4
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 17.5 17.9 28.0 28.1 19.3 19.0 20.5 20.3 20.8 20.7 14.3 14.6
EASTERN DISTRICT
INCLTEM DING SOUTHERN REGION NORTH WESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION
1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service . . ... 60 451 60712 37128 37147 44 63 44979- 53762 53988 27923 27955 126648 126922
2. Passenger service . . . 32106 33 413 21077 21 820 24~45 24 974 32 078 32 704 17 314 17 505 73 637 75 183
3. Number of revenuetonscarried. . 86 997 788 103054 789 31496 287 355333515 138315 12 15886415 21840156 24864600 15542030 18032603 51217298 58783 618
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thous) 17 532 372 20 111 516 7 131 542 7 620 259 446i 13 5 029 242 10 291 893 11 349 488 4 321022 4 855 002 19082 728 212833732
5. Freight revenue. . . ... 262757240 $305512 694 $96681728 6108304299 $60640 55 70266955 $1536700846 $160021386 $60675887 $700179356 $258019788 #300306277
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutationpassengers*. ...... 15797550 16283710 2 312 667 2716904 1 714 89 1746 560 1832957 1889777 6007 10 004 3555953 3646341
6-02. Allother passengers ......... 18 270 219 12993664 1360896 1534641 104S 96 1120959 1439844 1590221 476247 529499 2959387 3240679
S-.r vTotal . . .... 28067769 29277 374 3673563 4251545 275' 85 2867519 3272801 3479998 484254 539503 6515340 6887020
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers *....... 311005590 316029 655 27290839 30392 940 33 9Z$ 01) 32733127 33724769 33512 505 125 366 143 418 67772642 66388 850
7-02.Allotherpassengers ......... 1028521272 1134582710 357748058 403737848 18380, 11 213733884 533065075 640224438 125600888 137576357 842547774 991534679
7-03. Total ............... 1339526862 14506128365 385038897 434130788 2176804 18 246467011 566789844 673736745 125 726254 137719775 910320416 1057923529
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutationfares* . .. $6165302 6243910 $689442 595869 6 50 $543742 $566468 $499044 41 3S86 I 664 $1218004 $1044 450
8-02. Allotherfares. . . 32938917 37 154346 9 530062 $10753337 $4 41 40 $4-8935890 $12 164 949 $151530 589 3 114487 433440635 1.9425 876 823368 542
8-03. Total ..... ....... 39104219 643398256 $10219504 11 349206 $479 90 5437 632 $12731417 $15629633 63115873 63345 77 20 643 880 024412 992
9. Passenger service train revenue J/. #55 544 459 $61 882 198 16490 769 $17 932 032 i 1 (56 $10035 254 12 924 027 $26595 625 46 307 545 67t84 901 $38 133 028 43 415 780
10. Passengertrain-miles . . 11411 487 12235 937 4187532 4451694 5 3 25 3517 801 6599540 6823586 2 067930 2110960 12050795 12452347
11. Passenger carrying car-miles .65601 804 71519 036 25 252 825 27117 707 14*07 a 28 15 854 927 36573167 39665 685 9313529 9902 241 59958024 65422 853
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road 201.5 195.2 226.4 215.7 316.6 471.2 456.5 278.0 269.2 372.6 361.2
13. Revenue per ton-mile . 1.499. 1.5190 1.356% 1.421 1.397% 1.328% 1,410% 1.404% 1.42i, 1.352% 1.4194
14. Revenue per ton per road . . 3.02 $2.96 $3.07 $3.07 $ 64.42 $6.26 $6.44 $3.90 63.88 $5.04 65.11
COMMUTATION PAlSENGXR TRAFFIC:* "
15-01. Miles per passenger per road 19.7 19.4 11.8 11.2 19. 18.7 18.4 17.7 15.7 14.3 19.1 18.2
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.98 1.98 2.530 1.960 1 1.660 1.68 1.49% 1.110 1.160 1.80% 1.57?
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road 0.39 60.38 $0.30 $0.22 0So $0.31 $0.31 60.26 60.17 ?0.17 00.34 60.29
ALL OTHER PAsSeNaE TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . 83.8 87.3. 262.9 263.1 176 190.7 370.2 402.6 263.7 259.8 284.7 306.0
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 3.200 3.27 2.66% 2.66% 2.- 2.29% 2.280 2.360 2.480 2.43% 2.31% 2.360
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road . $2.68 $2.86 $7.00 $7.01 $3. 64.37 $8.45 $9.51 66.54 $6.32 $6.56 (7.21
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road .. 47.7 49.5, 104.8 102.1 79 86.0 173.2 193.6 259.6 255.3 139.7 153.6
16-03. Revenue per paessenger-mile 2.920 2.994 2.650 2.61 2, 2.210 2.250 2.32% 2.480 2.403 2.27? 2.310
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road $1.39 $1.48 $2.78 $2.67? 1. 1.90 63.89 $4.49 6.43 6.20 $3.17 3.54
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile.. 117.4 118.6 91.9 97.5 64. 70.1 85.9 98.7 60.8 65.2 75.5 85.0
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 20.4 20.3 15.2 16.0 ~ 15.5 15.5 17.0 13.5 13.9 15.2 16.2
U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE : 1954 0 270310 10
SIncludes ComBitation and Multiple Ride
1/Inoludes dining and buffet service.







Subject to revision


UNIV. OF FL LIB.
DOCLUUFIITS DEPOT.




U.S. DEPOM9TORY


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


3 1262 08855 0321 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS t STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 121 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 130 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL.COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)
FEBRUARY 1954


FOR THE MO1IN OF FIUARY 1954 AND 1953

UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
1954 1953 1954 1953 195L. 1953 1954 1953 1951 1953 195 1.1953
AGGREGATES -
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service . . . 224168 224 729 6283 6 305 23 5o 0 23577 22599 22691 52392 52 573 8062 807
2. Passenger service . . . 126478 130341 4146 4474 11600 792 11653 12206 27 399 28472 4 707 4 711
3. Number of revenue tons carried. .......... 169749075 185855140 5279648 5723014 So0227 0 34594660 36869062 41511042 72375774 8172871 1360144 14786927
3 mum ro ave a carn onemiletthos) 3875 1 3O 9 689608 4 66 36 8690'62 41 11 042 7 2375 7 81 728 71 136 01 441 14 7 86 92 7
4. Numberofrevenuestoisearriedonemile(thous) 41343879 45600390 7571e4 821563 58805 6663915 6316 781 7z74O 687 12 954+4113 1.4"888165 3292 741 3 542 329
Freightrevenue.. :.......... $603 089 401 $6847460335 17 023 703 A18 764 616 $934744 $108087 815 $100 861 445 $122 31066 $213349568 $249169 499064 772
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers. . 20333573 21 111731 2 987729 2953825 3 916 57 4050457 7649 738 7921253 14s754044 149256535 8 749 6 '679
6-03. ToPrr 3......... 353964003 355071532 48690985 4971377 5948525 61440114 13725783 14197904 24565340 25313359 315741 346 715
7. Number of revenue pamssengers carried one mile:III23167
7-01. Commutatioh pa sngers'. . 383523175 386125722 60610623 59004 500 72999245 .75305 152 159362629 157273 655 29972 497 291583 307 21750 154 704
7-02. All other passengers ... ..... 1745180 815 003203269 128460471 136729 392 267349379 298612394 356400 499 398466432 752 210 349 6S33 808 218 43620341 49811924
7-03. Total...... .............. 2.2128703990 2389328991 189071094 195733892 340348694 373917546 515 763128 555740087 1045 182 846 1125391525 43837691 49966628
8. Passenger revenue:.
8-01. C.eUrLumla iln r. . . $... 7608126 17 364 765 $ 031 367 988 867 $16153015 61643 703 63127641 $3095 753 65794 363 728.323 318012 172
8-02. Alloher fare . . 9805 645 $57359095 3950B896 $ 45179 757 68 522 .1 29515 207 $12 232 834 $13853 92 24 706031 $27 548 887 ; 072817 1496127
8-03. Total ...... ... . $57 413 771 54723 860 002 263 168 624 6103766 6l 158910 $15 360 475 $1649676 30 500 94 33277 210 310 997 $1 498
9. Passenger service tran revenue ./. . $98766656 $104993614 $6771826 7065 770 $1 8507i0 $18325991 $23 413120 23 919610 48035656 $49 311 71 2 3 20 676 $2625715
10. Passenger train-miles.. . .... 24745461 25931108 1440689 1409042 365211 3915380 4 456 27 4 636297 9549076 10160719 658419 670653
11. Passngercarryingcar-miles . . 128752564 139050544 6526177 6661934 19242 76 20767338 26822 889 29007182 52 591812 56436454 3377689 3594511
AVERAGES
FEISOr.T TRAIFFc:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 23.6 245. 13.4 13.6 19.5 193.2 171.3 178.3 179.0 182.2 22.1 2396
13. Revenue per ton-milae . . 1.459% 1.502 2.2480 2.2840 1.62 1.622 1.597W 1.652 1.6470 1.674 1.098 1.1230
14. Revenueperton perroad ..........3..655 $3.68 $3.22 63.28 3.16 3.13 2.7 2.95 $2.95 3.05 12.66 2.69
COmmuTATiON PAssaoNz Ta RAhc:$
12-01. Milesperpaengere p road . 18.9 18.320 20.3 20.0 18.6 186 20.3 19,9 19.9 19.5 24.8 23.2
1N-01. Revenuetperpepasger-mile1 ..... ...986 1.91 1.730 1.680 2.2140 2.18H 01.960 1.97 41.98 1.960 41.460 1.400
A 17-01. Revenueper anger perroad ... $0.37 $0.35 $0.35 $0.33 $o.41 $0. l $0.40 $0.39 $0.39 .38 0.36 $0.33
15-02. Miles perpassenger perroad ...... 128.0 136.3 67.5 67.8 131.6 142.6 60.7 63.5 76.7 0.3 141. 6 146.5
16-02 Revenueperpassenger-mile . 2.85 2.860 33. 3008 3 1 .19 19 3.43 3.48 3.283 38 .3.30
7-42 Revenueperpassengerper road. ... $3 65 $3 .90 $2 .08 $2.07 4 19 1 54 12.08 $2.21 02. 52 $2.659 34 29 .S00%1
15-03. Milesperpassengerperroad 62.7 66.7 38.7 39.4 57.2 60.9 37.6 39.1 42.5 44.5 138.4 144.1
P e.Revenue per passenger-mile..... 2.70 2.71% 2.650 2.64 2.98% 2.980 2.98% 3.05% 2.92% 2.96% 2.6990 3.000
17-03 Revenue per passenger per road ... $1.69 $1.81 $1.02 $1.04 $1.70 ( $1.82 $1.12 $1.19 .24 $1.312 $4% $04.32
18. Revenuepasenger-miles per train-mile. 86.0 92.1 131.2 138 9 93.2 i 9.5 15.7 114.9 2 109.5 110.8 .6 7.5
19. Revenuepasenger-milepercar-mile 16.5 17.2 29.0 29.:4 17.7? 1.0 19.2 19.2 19.9 1 19.9 13.0 13.9
EASTERN DISTRICT
ITEM P IN SDIoG SOUTHERN REGION NORTH TERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT

_195 1953 1954 1953 1954r. 1953 195 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953
AGGREGATES i
Miles of road operated at close of month:
I. Freight service . . . 60 454 60 646 37071 37 147 449 44 993 53 757 53 988 27923 27 955 126 643 126 936
2. Passenger service . . ..... 32106 33183 20 733 22 2 242 24 883 32 078 32 787 17315 17466 73639 75 136
3. Number of revenue tons carried. . 85977215 96515643 32074041 33765283 14 348902 14783954 21793339 239962'31 15555578 16794029 51697819 55574214
4. Numberofrevenuetonscarriedonemile(thous) 16247214 18430494 6 569190 7003 916 4 694 785 4758 377 9 607 054 10803 779 4 226 036 4603 824 18 527 475 20165 980
Freight revenue ............... 249518 32 $288 942 268 $94200452 $104444856 $64 326 007 $66 839 32 $136 328741 $56 671 451 58 715569 $67 848 0 $259 370 317 $291 358 909
0. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutationpasengers*'.......: 14 762 793 14932214 2 168 895 2556183 1 659 45 1860790 1 734 336 1 753572 8 094 972 340188, 362334
6-02. All other passengers . ... 10119288 10727896 1050948 1246045 868662 957425 1210399 1321927 380933 442108 2460194 2721460
6-03. Total. ...................... 24882081 25660110 3219843 3802228 25283.17 2818215 2944735 3075499 389027 451080 5862079 6 344 794
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile: 1-1
7-01. Commutation passengers'. . 93189847 291738011 25600760 28766899 3248711,- 34038066 3211851.4 31445253 1269.42 137493 64 7S2 568 65620812
7-02. Allother passengers . . 795830690 883620142 282407834 335327256 148 788 614 177011734 416007370 489847324 102146 307 117396813 666942291 784255871
7-03. Total. .. .............. 1089020537 1175358153 308008594 364094155 181275726 211049800 448125884 521292577 102273249 117534306 7731674859 84987,683
8. Passenger revenue:
8-l01. Commutation fares . . 5797543 65730495 $643888 $560106 $66876 601131 $538437 -71442 $ 382 $1 591 $1166695 61074184
8-02. Allother fares . . . 2601384 29045014 987161 69 319 562 33509 $4028850 $9965324 I2126458 2 529807 2 839211 615804636 18994519
8-03. Total . . . 31811391 34775 50S 8631049 9879668 393638. $4629981 $10503761 62597900 531189 2 840802 $16971331 -20068 683
9. Passenger service train revenue I/. ... .$50356 332 451937088 $14734049 '$15982166 67628625' $8581855 $ 20538592 $22207495 $5-509058 6 285 012 433676275 *070743842o
10.Passengertrain-miles. : ........... 10207495 10831372 3744239 3995550 3050908 3 3120278 5876824 6080201 1865995 1903707 10793 727 11104186
ll. Passengerearryingcar-miles . . 55969501 60030965 21675715 23 629 479 12090814 13378490 31 158525 33536434 7 858 00` 8475116 351107348 5539010o
AVERAGES -
FaxEIOHT TRA-IC: "
12.Miles perrevenule ton perroad ....... 189.0 191.0 204.8 207.4 327.2 321.9 440.8 450.2 271.7 2?4.l 1 358.4 362.9
I Revenue per ton-mile . .... 1.5360 1.568 1.434, 1.4910 1.3700 1.4I05 1.19. .: 194500 1.389 1.4'1. 1.4000 l.441
t Revenue per ton per road ....*... $2.90 $2.99 62.94 $3.09 $4.48 $4.52 $6.26 $6.53 $3.77 $4.04 5.025.2
Com .AnoxPssPwe"HA mMc:* # 15.2
15-01. Miles perpassenger per road 19.9 19.5 11.8 11.3, 19.6 18.3 18.5 17.9 15.7 15.3 19.0 18.1
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile ......98 1.96% 2.52% 1.95% 1.9e% 1.?0 1.680 1.500.1.09 1.160 1.800 1.640
17-01. venue per passenger per road .... $0.39 80.38 $0.30 $0.22 $0.38 $0.32 $0.31 $0.27 $017 $0.18 $0.34 $0.30
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . 78.6 82.4 268.7 269.1 171.2 18, 33, 06 2681 26. 271.1 288.2
16-02. Revenue per pass.nger-mile ... 3. 27 3.29% 2.83% 2.78 2.22% 2289 2.343,1 2.t86 2.8. 2.1 271.1 288.2

15-03. Miles per passengerperroad ...8. 45.8 95.7 95.8 71.7 r ?4.9 152.2 169.5 262.9 .26.6 12418 133.9
10-03. Revenueper passengerile ...... 2.92 2.96% 2.80% 2.71% 2.17% 1 2.19% 2.34 2.4i2 2.47% 2.42 2.32 -2.36
17-03. Revenueperpassengerperroad ..$. 61.28 $1.36 $2.68 $2.60 $1.56 $1.64 $3.57 $4.10 t6.51 $6"30 t..90 $3.16,
18. Revenuepasenger-milespertrain-mie.. 106.7 1085 82.3 91.1 59.4 67.6 76.3 85.7? 54.8 61.7 6. .
19. Revenue passenger-milesper car-mile 19.5 19.6 14.2 15.4 15.0 15.8 14.4 155 13, 0 13.1 r 1 .3 13

* Includes Cosautftion and MIultiple Ride
1/Inoludes dining and buffet servioe.


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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 121 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 13o steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR TWO MONTHS ENDED WITH FEBRUARY 1954 AND 1953


Statement N9. M-220 (OS-D)


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1.954 1.953
AGGREGATES
terte #atloof month:............ 224199 224758 6283 6305 23510 23579 22598 22724 52391 52608 8062 8073
2. Passengerservice...# ........... .. 126649 130379 4146 4474 11600 11849 11653 12264 27399 28587 4707 4711
3. Number of revenue tonscarried....... 339526519 383027062 10416133 11553873 60045126 69905025 74550668 86639339 145011927 168098237 28034023 31472195
Numbeofreventonsarriedonemile(thous). 8090 522 94565898 1551254 1677713 12224647 13795743 13172937 15346266 26948838 30819722 6830748 7722289
5. FNuei f revenue ............. 1 2254815981 398 869 304 $34267264 038567622 191346 197 $218562308 (810589229 $251 903583 44366202690 $508833513 76 073182 $85 621449
6. Number of revenue ps.sengsre c ..2ed:
6.-0Nu ommuttionpassengers ......d:4199974J 43758686 6234086 6246129 8129631 8355137 16179987 16600703 30543704 31201969 16639 13955
6-02.All otherpassengers ......... 30220932 32464383 4000135 4205739 4512664 4764649 13177261 13987560 21690060 226957948 699447 763610
6-03. Total ... . . 72220675 76223069 102342.21 10451868 12642295 13119786 29357248 30588263 52233764 54159917 716086 777565
7. Number of revenue pasengers carried one mile:
7-01.. Commutation paener..edone...le:. 789592246 798937167 125 647 495 124 571923 151490547 154682567 326603462 328188438 603741504 607 442 928 453 933 324738
7-02. Allotherpasssenger..... .... 3973997 919 4 533058 300 262 840 459 P79 558 309 632 645009 699 260935 828 223022 925 926 460 1 723 708490 1 904 745704 100 643472 113 456942
7-S. Total .............. 47635590165 5331995467 388487954 404130232 784135556 853943502 11548264841254114898 2327449994 2512188632 101097405 113781680
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01.Commutationfares .........$15680874 $15248995 2169640 095760 3361869 3394340 6425479 6479716 11956988 11969816 5857 4589
8-M2 Alotherfare. .111700499 128634304 I8213867 8697747 $19 487 171 $22 383702 28222095 $31746608 155923133 162828057 83029631 $3371288
8-03. Total . . 127 381373 $143 883299 $10 385 507 $10793507 $22849040 $25778042 4647574 $38226324 $67 880121 $74 7t97 873 (0 035488 $g3375877
9. Passenger service train revenue I/ . .. 208934913 228274212 13 B86 745 14702523 37588417 40590244 49 290661 52744275 100765821 108037042 5134971 5 782830
10.Paaengertrain-miles . . 52395275 55071086 3014044 2964671 7780566 8365364 9430656 1001128 20225266 21631163 1393716 1436146
11.Passengernarryingear-miles . . 279565217 303110142 13637618 14073729 42525752 46050123 58018815 63454544 114182185 123578396 7389120 7971607
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TnAFFIc:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 250.6 246.9 148.9 145.2 203.6 197.3 176.7 177.1 185.8 183.3 243.7 245.4
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . 1.434, 1.4790 2.2090 2.2870 1.5650 1.5840 1.5990 1.6410 1.619% 1.6510 1.114 1.1090
14. Revenue per ton perroad. . .... .3.59 $3.65 $3.29 $3.32 $3.19 $3.13 $2.82 $2.91 $3.01 $3.03 $2.71 $2.72
COMMUTATION PASSBBENOGER TRACK:
1501. Milesper pasengerper road. . 18.8 18.3 20.2 19.9 18.6 18.5 20.2 19.8 19.8 19.5 27.3 23.3
16-01. Revenueper pasenger-mile . 1.99% 1.91 1.73 1.681 2.22 2.190 1.97% 1.970 1.980 1.97% 1.290 1.41l
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road 80.37 $0.35 $0.35 80.34 t0.41 $0.41 to.40 $0.39 $0.39 $0.38 $0.35 $0.33
ALL OTHER PASSENGERs TRAIC:
15-02. Miles per papieger per road. . 131.5 139.6 65.7 66.5 140.2 146.8 62.9 66.2 79.5 83.0 143.9 148.6
16-02. Revenue per pasenger-mile . 2.81 2.84% 313 3.11 .3.080 3.20 3.41 3.43 3.24 3.30 3.O1 2.97
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road . 3.70 $3.96 $2305 $2.07 4.32 $4.70 $2.14 $2.27 $2.58 $2.74 ?4.33 4,341
TOTAL PA88ENGER TRAGIC: .
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. . 66.0 70.0 38.0 38.7 62.0 65.1 39.3 41.0 44.6 46.4 141.2 146.3
16-03. Revenue per pasenger-mile . 2.67% 2.700 2.67% 2.67% 2.91 3.02 3.000 3.05% 2.920 2.980 3.000 2.97%
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road. 1.76 $1.89 $1.01 $1.03 $1.81 $1.96 81.18 $1.25 81.30 $1.38 (4.24 $4.34
18. Revenuepassenger-milespe train-mile. 90.9 96.8 128.9 136.3 100.8 102.1 122.5 121.7 115.1 116.1 72.5 79.2
19. Revenue passenger-miles percar-mile 17.0 17.6 28.5 28.7 18.4 18.5 19.9 19.8 20.4 20.3 13.7 14.3
EASTERN DISTRICT
rITEM 6 I onzuIO SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION .WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION
.1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953
AGGREGATES
1. Freight t service# .daloseomonth 60453 60681 37100 37147 44963 44986 53760 53989 27923 27955 126646 126930
2. Passengerservice # ............. . 32106 33298 20905 21921 24245 24928 32078 32746 17315 17486 73638 75 160
3 Numberofre-.r,u .ueLor.rearned 173045950 199570432 63565452 69098798 28184014 30670369 43633495 48860831 31097608 34626632 102915117 114357832
4 Nurmberof remenu lr..carnedoreir,ile.-Ih,.u 33 779586 38542011 13700733 14624175 9164 191 9787619 19898947 22153267 8 547 058 9458826 37610203 41399712
5 Freight reenue $512275872 0594454962 8190882181 $212749155 $124969062 $.37106283 $273029587 $316692837 $119391457 $137866067 $517390106 $591665187
6. o ivenueipaengerscarried: 30560343 31215924 4481562 5273087. 3374444 3607350 3567293 3643349 16101 18976 6957838 7269675
6-02 Alloerpasseners ........... 22389507 23721556 2411844 2780686 1912158 2078384 2650243 2912148 857180 971607 54 9581 5962139
6- Tolal e '... 52949850 64937482 6893406 8053773 5286602 5685734 6217536 6555497 873281 990583 12377419 13231814
7. Number of revenue passenger carried one mile:
7.-01. Commutation paenrsed onemile: 604195437 607767666 52891599 59159839 66409619 66771193 65843283 64957558 252308 2.80911 132505210 132009662
7-02. All other passengers 1824351962 2018202646 640155892 739065104 332670425 390745618 9490724451130071762 2277.47195 254973170 1509490065 1775790550
7-03. Total ..... .. ....... .. 2 428 547 399 2625970312 693047491 '98 224 943 399080044 457516811 1014 915728 1195 0293 20 227999503 255254081 1 641 995275 1 907 800 212
8. Paaoenur wrefarvue. 11962845 811974405 $1333 330 (1155976 81277026 1 144873 9L104905 $970486 82768 63255 8384699 82118614
-0W2 Allotherfolres 158952764 66 199 345 $17517223 020072898 17455945 18922740 822 130 273 27 256047 8$5644 294 S -183 274 $35 230 512 428362 061
8-03 Total . 0 915 609 I8 173 750 8 850553 $21 228874 732971 10067613 823235178 828226533 $56470623 6 186529 737615211 $44480675
9 Passengersern ice train re... e .105 900792 $113 819872 (31224818 $33 914198 (L6530081 $18617109 $43 462'619 $48 853120 $11 816 603 813 069 913 $71 809303 80 540 142
10 Paicenger Trin-rmle . 21 618982 23067309 7931771 8447244 6434 23 6638079 12476364 12 903787 5933925 4014667 22844522 23556533
11 Pasnger carr)mg car-u.e. ........ 121 571 305 131550003 46 928 540 50747186 2616204 29.233417. 61'731692 73202119 17 171 638 18377417 111065372 120812 953
AVERAGES
FamIGHT TRAMrC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 195.2 193.1 215.5 211.6 325.2 319.1 456.0 453.4 274.8 271.6 365.4 362.0
13. Revenue per ton-mile . .1. 17 1. 42% 1.393% 1.455% 1.364% 1.401% 1.372% 1. 302 1.397. 1.458 1.3765 1.329.
14. Revenue per-ton.per road. . 2.96 $2.98 $3.00 $3.08 $4.43 $4.47 (6.26 63.84 (3.96 85.03 85.17
COMMUTATION Pasaroaat T"AFic "
15-01. Mile pe passenger per road . 19.8 19.5 11.8 11.2 19.7 18.5 18.5 17.8 15.7 14.8 19.0 18.2
16-01. Revenue per peaMenger-mile 1.98 1.97% 2.52% 1.95% 1.92% 1.711.1.680 1.49% 1.10o 1.160 1.80 1.60
17-01 Re er.ue per passenger per road $0.39 0.38 0.30 $0.22 $0.38 $0.32 00.31 $0.27 00.17 00.17 0,34 40.29
ALL OTHER PAaMhGrFB TaTRAric
1 -u2 Miles per papenger per road . 81.5 85.1 265.4 265.8 174.0 188.0 358.1 388.1 265.7 262.4 278.5 297.8
16-02. Revenueperpasenger-me . 3.23% 3.28 2.74% 2.72% 2.240 2.28% 2.330 2.41% 2.480 2.430 2.33% 2.39%
17-02. Revenue per pasgengerper road . 2.63 $2.79 $7.26 $7.22 $3.90 84.29 $8.35 $9.36 (6.58 $6.36 $6.50 $7.11
TOTAL PASSENOER TiRA"C:.
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. 45.9 47.8 100.5 994 75.5 80.5 163.2 182.3 261.1 257.7 132.7 14.2
16-03. Revenue per paselger-mile ... 2.92 2.98 2.7 2.6 2.19 Z2.200 2.290 2.360 2.480 2.42 229. 2.330
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road $1.34 $1.42 $2.73 $2.64 $1.65 $1.77 $3.74 $4.31 86.47 $6.25 $3.04 $3.36
18. Revenuepassenger-mil per train-mile. 112.3 113.8 87.4 94.5 62.0 68.9 81.3 92.6 58.0 63.6 71.9 81.0
19. Revenue passenger-milesper car-mile 20.0 20.0 14.8 15.7 15.3 15.7 15.0 16.3 13.3 13.9 14.8 15.8
U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE : 1954 0 270310 11
Includes Commutation and iMulttple Bids
1/ Includes dinin and buffet ser lie.
f Represents an average or t1e mileage reported at the lose of each month within the period.








INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 121 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 130 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH 1954 AND 1953


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)
MARCH 1954


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM
1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service . . .... 224154 224651 6282 6305 23510 23 528 22599 22687 52391 52520 8 62 8073
2. Passenger service . . . 126263 129 796 4146 4 425 11 600 11 706 11 636 12 206 27 382 28 337 4 07 4 711
3. Number of revenue tons carried.. . 186354449 209689244 6153871 6536840 32664739 38208625 39890143 46892976 78708753 91638441 14364893 16991570
4. Numberofrevenuetonscarriedonemile(thous) 44719424 50768461 822377 881623 6168538 7496816 6669049 7.974616 13659964 16353055! 3472391 3997631
5. Freightrevenue . . .... $674644609 $780036220 $19537642 $21205866 $104 351948 (122749633 $110026628 $137261193 (233916218 $281216692 $39513059 $45073290
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passenger ...... 23147666 23012418 3454826 3315838 4426694 4295798 8859031 8860840 16740551 16472476 8137 8086
6-02. All other passengers . . 14194917 15558622 1935 750 2038553 2010460 2165829 6 236934 6785596 10183144 10989978 316306 360515
6-03. Total .... ........... 37342583 38 571 040 5390576 5354391 6437154 6461627 15095965 15646436 26923695 27462454 324443 368601
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpassengers . 433052027 421035300 69797503 66661472 82026551 78713042 178677818 175703878 330501872 321078392 201336 '191628
7-02. Alt other passengers . . 1757680822 2070195387 125094961 132639098 264024349 298331738 362008474 417860565 751127784 848831401 45280140 51555892
7-03. Total . : . 2190732849 2491 230 687 194892464 199300570 346050900 377044780 540686292 593564443 1081629656 1169909793 45481476 51747520
8. Commutationfares*, 8565226 (8079875 $1199784 $1118637 $17793986 1710020 $3524585 $3471856 $6503767 $6300513 $3073 $2705
8-02.All other fares. . . 49961518 (58946353 $3837 463 $4030109 $8502599 $9974769 (12 343780 (14260873 (24683842 $28265751 $1342289 ft572628
8-03. Total . . . $58526744 $67026228 5037247 $5148746 $10 281 997 $11 684 789 $15868365 t17 732729 $31187 60.9 54 566 264 $1345362 $1575 333
9 Passenger service train revenue I/ . 106102053 (114784449 (7090353 47387223 (18273527 820270851 23971941 $26350228 (49335821 (54008302 $2880939 ($2941014
10 Passenger train-miles . . ... ...... 27306926 28658636 1608930 1541418 4039 834 4292597 4921155 5294693 10,569919 11128708 739020 747 380
11. Passenger carrying car-miles ......... 139902924 150640177 7035198 7147679 2056713 22146942 29140872 31412584 56743200 60707205 3781438 4052080
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Mile per revenue ton per road . 240.0 242.1 133.6 134.9 188.8 196.2 167.2 170.1 173.6 178.5 241.7 235.3
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . 1.5090 1.5360 2,376% 2.045? 1,692% 1.6370 1.650? 1.7210 1.712 1.720? 1.1380 1.128?
14. Revenue per ton per road ........ $3.62 $3.72 $3.17 $3.24 $3.19 $3.21 $2.76 (2.93 $2.97 $3.07 $2.75 $2.65
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:'
15-01. Milesperpassengerperroad. . 18.7 18.3 20.2 20.1 18.5 18.3 20.2 19.8 19.7 19.5 24.7 23.7
18-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.98% 1.92 1.720 1.68% 2. 2 2.17% 1.97% 1.98% 1.97% 1.96% 1.53% 1.410
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road . 0.37 $0.35 $0.35 $0.34 o0.40 0o.40 $0.40 $0.39 $0.39 $0.38 60.38 $0.33
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. .. 123.8 133.1 64.6 65.1 131.3 137.7 58.0 61.6 73.8 77.2 143.2 143.0
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.84 2.85% 3.o07 3.o04 3.220 3.340 3.41 3.41 3.29 3.33B 2.96% 3.05%
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road . $3.52 $3.79 $1.98 $1.98 84.23 84.61 $1.98 $2.10 (2.42 $2.57 $4.24 $4.36
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Milesperpassenger per road. . 58.7 64.6 36.2 37.2 53.8 58.4 35.8 37.9 40.2 42.6 140.2 140.4
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.67 2.69% 2.58 2.582.58 2.97 3.100 2.930 2.990 2.880 2.950 2.960 3.040
17--03. Revenue per passenger per road ... $1.57 $1.74 (0.93 $0.96 $1.60 $1.81 $1.05 $1.13 $1.16 $1.26 84.15 $4.27
18. Revenue passenger-thiles per train-mile. 80.2 86.9 121.1 129.3 85.7 87.8 109.9 112.1 102.3 105.1 61.5 69.2
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 15.7 16.5 27.7 27.9 16.8 17.0 18.6 18.9 19.1 19.3 12.0 12.8
EASTERN DISTRICT
INCLUDING SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION
1954. 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service . . . 60453 60 593 37071 37 147 44 960 44 993 53746 53 963 27 924 27955 126 630 126911
2. Passenger service . . . 32089 33 048 20516 21 75'0 24373 24 88 31970 32 650 17315 17465 73658 74998
3. Numberofrevenuetons carried ........ 93073646 108630011 35576166 37695995 ,16443152 17559416 24013971 27415854 17247514 18387968 57704637 63363238
4. Numberof revenuetons carriedonemile(thous) 171323755 20350686 7169136 7-772 26 5 5141,987 5475275 10673222 12214828 4602724 4955407 20417933 22645510
5. Freight revenue. . . . 27342927 $326289982 105884590 $11'055269 8$75470030 $79085898 $155601769 (180292921 $64258943 $75 312750 (295 330742 (334690969
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
,-01.Commutationpassengers'. . 16748686 164805682 .2470648 2815044 19,36816 1620322 1 982532 2086787 8982 9701 3988330 3716810
-02, All other passengers . . 10499450 113504.93 1085213 1306472 911951 968799 1287175 1459073 411128 473785 2610254 290,1657
-6-03.Total . . . 27246138 '27831055 3555861 4 121518 2848767 2 589 121 3269707 3545860 420110 483486 6538584 661&467
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpabsengers*.. ... 330703208 321 270 0820 29 065821 "'30901899 36618304 31931932 36517.410 36784969 147284 146481 73 282-998 688635381
7-02. All otherpassengers . . 796407924 900387293 292251980 346 32 23. 8 142565 704 177672096 424314'837 526974009 102140377 118929751 669020918 823575856
7-03. Total . . . .... 1187111132 122881657313 321317801 377134137 179184008 209604027 460832247 563758978 102287661 119076232 742303916 892439.237
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01.Commutationfares . . $. 655068'40 $6303218 $732125 $617243 t726599 : $604070 $598036 $553638 (1626 31706 1386261 (1159414
8-02.Allotherfares . . 26026131 $29838379 8057515 9538847 3233719 $4029034 101.19015 $12626200 $2525138 2913893 15877872 19569127
8-03. Total ... . . ... 32 532971 (36141597 $8789640 $10156090 $396 S0318 S 4633104 $10717051 (13179838 $2526764 $2915599 $17204133 $20728541
9. Passenger service train revenue 52216760 $56949316 $16963074 ( 4 160 $8986914 19354231 $21756862 $24424017 $6178443 $6642725 $36922219 $40420973
10. Passengertrain-miles ... ....... 11 308 939 11876088 4134625 4420271 3371648 348425'6 6427550 6765819 2064164 2112202 1186336.2 12 362277
11. Passenger carryingear-miles ....... 60524638 64759285 24090298 25923866 13109030 14304449 33494880 36383770 8684078 9268807 55287988 59957026
AVERAGES
FasmEor T.nArrc:
12. Milesper revenue ton per road . 184.1 187.3 201.5 206.2 312.7 311.8 444.5 445.5 266.9 269.5 353.8 357.4
13. Revenue per ton-ile . . 1.596% 1.603% 1.477% 1.5320 1.468% 1.444- 1.458% 1.476% 1.396% 1.520% 1.446 1.478%
14. Revenue per ton per road . . 2.94 $3.00 $2.98. 3.16 84.59 (4.50 $6.48 $6.58 $3.73 $4.10 (5.12 85.28
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:*
15-01. Miles per passenger per road . 19.7 19.5 11.8 11.0 18.9 19.7 18.4 17.6 16.4 15.1 18.7 "1
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.97 1.96 2.52 2.00% 1.98% 1.890 1.640 1.51I 1.100 1.160 1.81 1.68
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road $0.39 80.38 $0.30 $0.22 $0.38 $0.37 $0.30 $0.27 80.18 60.18 $0.34 $0.31
A.L OTHER PABsENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . .. 75.9 79.3 269.3 265.0 156.3 183.4 329.6 361.2 248.4 251.0 256.3 283.8
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 3.27% 3.31% 2.76% 2.76% 2.27% 2.27% 2.38% 2.40 2.2.4.4537 2.381
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road $2.48 (2.63 $7.42 $7.30 $3.55 $4.16 $7.86 $8.65 $6.1 $6.15 $6.08 $6,7
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. . 41.4 43.9 90.4 91.5 62.9 81.0 140.9 159.0 243.5 246.3 113.5 134.8
16-03. Revenue perpassenger-mile . 2.89% 2.96% 2 4 2 .7.69 2.21% 2.211# 2.33 2.34% 2.470 2.45% 2.32% 2.3N
17:03. Revenue per passenger per road .. $1.19 $1.30 $2.7 $2.46 1.39 $1.79 $3.28 3.72 6.01 $6.03 $2. 3.13
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 99.7 102.9 77.7 853 53.1 60.2 71.7 83.3 49.6 56.4 62 72.2
19. Revenue passenger-miles per.car-mile 1.6 18.9 13.3 14.5 13.7 14.7 13.8 15.5 118 128 13.4 14.9


* Includes Commutation and Multiple Ride
I/Inoludes dining and buffet service.


Subject to revision








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3 1262 08855 0172 BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 121 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 130 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THREE MONTHS ENDED WITH MARCH 1954 AND 1953


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






J JUL. 6 1954


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 \
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service # ............ 224183 22472Z8 6283 6305 23510 23562 22597 22711 52 390 52576 8062 8073
2. Passenger service # ........... "1268511 130183 4146 4458 11600 11801 11636 12245 27382 28504 4707 4711
3. Number of revenuetons carried...... .. 525 942470 592 716306 16 570004 18.090 713 92 709865 108 13 650 114 502 313 1335352315 223 782182 25973667b6 42 398916 48463765
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thous) 129 809 945 145 334359 8 373 631 2 559 336 18 393185 21 298 559 19 841 986 23 320 882 40 608 802 47 172 777 10 303 139 11 719 920
5.Freightrevenue . . .. 1 895192768 $2178905525 $53804906 $59-573488 $295 698145 $341 311941 $320615857 4389164776 $670118908 $7900502080 $115'586841 $130694739
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutationpassengers. . 65147409 66771104 9688912 9561967 12556385 12650935 25039018 85461543 47,284255 47 674445 24776 22041
6-02. All other passengers . . 44415849 4802300 5935885 6244292 6523124 6930478 19414195 20773156 31873204 33947926 1015753 1124125
6-03. Total .... . . .... 109563258 114794109 15624797 15806859 19079449 19581413 44453213 46234699 79157459 81622371 1040529 1146166
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers". . 1.222644273 1219972467 195444998 191833395 233517098 233395609 505281280 503892316 934243376 9285213820 655269 516366
7-02. Allother passengers ......... 55731678741 6603253687 387935420 412197407 8966693.58 9975928673 11902314961343787025 2474836274 275357710b 145923612 165012834
7-03. Total . . . 6954323014 7823226154 583380418 603430802 1130 186456 1230 98882a 1695 512776 1847679341 3409079650 36682098428 146578881 165529200
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutation fares . . $24 246 101 $83328869 $3369424 0 214 397 45 141 267 $5104360 $9950064 $9951572 $18460755 $18270329 $8930 47294
8-02. All other fares . . 161662017 $187 580 650 $12 051 330 $12 727 856 27 989770 $32 358 471 *40565875 $46 007 481 $80 606975 $91 093 80s ($4371920 $4943916
8-03. Total . . 185908 118 $210909527 15420754 15942253 3131037 $37462 831 50515959 $55959053 $99067730 $109364137 4 380 850 4951210
9. Passenger service train revenue I/ . $15036966 $343056666 $20977096 $22089747 $55861944 $60861095 $73 62660 $79094503 $150101642 $162 045 345 $8015910 $8723 844
10. Passenger train-miles . . 79 702 201 83 729 72 4 682 974 4 506089 11 820 400 12 657 961 14 351811 15595 821 30 795185 32 759 871 2 132 736 2183526
11. Passenger carrying car-miles . ... 419 468 141 453750319 20672816 21221408 63092882 68197065 87159687 94867128 170925385 164 85601 11170558 12023687
AVERAGES .. -
Fa EIrr TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 246.8 245.2 143.2 141.5 198.4 196.9 173.3 174.6 181.5 181.6 243.0. 241.8
13. Revenueperton-mile . . 1.460 1.499 2.2671 2.3280 1.6080 1.603o 1.6160 1.6690 1.650 1.6;750 1.1220 1.1150
Co4. avenue to per r c*d .... 3.60 $3.68 $3.25 $3.29 $3.19 $3.16 $2.80 $2.91 2.99 $3.04 2.73 $2.70
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. 18.8 18.3 20.2 20.0 18.6 18.4 20.2 19.8 19.8 19.5 26.4 23.4
16-0L.Revenueperpassenger-mile .1.98% 1.91 1.72 1.680 2.20 2.19% 1.97 1.97 1.980 1.97 1.360 1.413
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road $0.37 $0,35 0.35 0.34 0o.41 0.0 0. 0 0.39 $0.39 $0.38 036 ,33
ALL OTRa PASSN sR LA3c: 3 03 $0
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . 129.0 137. 65.4 66.o 137.5 143 613 647 77.6 81.1 1437 1 46.8
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.82. 2.8 431133.09 .1% 3.41% 3.40 3.260 3.31 3.00% .00
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road .... $3.64 $3.91 $2.03 $2.04 4.29 .67 $2.09 $2.21 $2.53 $2.68 630 .40
TOTAL PASSENEa TaR.Ric:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road ...... 63.5 68.2 37.32 38.2 59.2 62 38.140.0 43.1 45.1 140.9 14.4
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile 2.67% 2.70% 2.62. 9.612.97%2.94 02.990
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road . $1.70 $1.84 $0.99 $1.01 $1.7 $1.91 $1.14 $1.21 $1.25 $1.3 4.21 4.32
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 87.3 93.4 126.2 133.9 95.6 97.3 118.1 118.5 110.7 112.4 68. 7 I5.8
19. Revenue passenger-milespercar-mile 16.6 17.2 28.2 28.4: 417.9 18.1 19.5 119.5 19.9 120.0 _13.1 ____ 13.8
EASTERN DISTRICT
ITEM aINCTDING SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service# . . ..60452 60651 37090 37147 44962 449.89 53755 53980 27924 27955 126641 126924
2. Passenger service # . . 32089 33 21t 20775 21863 24290 24913 523042 32713 17315 17479 73647 75 10b
3. Number of revenue tons carried. ....... 266181098 308200443 99141618 106794793 44627166 48 829 785 67647466 76276685 48345122 53 214600 160619754 177721070
4. Number of revenue tons carried onemile(thous) 50 911 941 58 892 697 20 869 869 22 396 440 14 306 185 15262 894 30 572 169 34368095 13 149 781 14 414 233 58 028 135 64 045222
5. Freight revenue .. . . $78S 705149 $920744944 $296766771 $331804424 $200439092 $216 191582 $4288631356 $496985758 $183650400 $213178817 $812780848 $926 356157
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers". . 47 309031 47696486 6952210 8088133 5 311260 5227672 5 549 825 5730136 85083 28677 10886168 10986485
6-02. All other passengers . . 32888957 35072051 3497057 4.087158 2824109 3047 1813 35937418 4371221 1268308 1445392 8029835 6663796
6-03.Total ................ 80197988 82768537 10449267 121758291 8135369 8274855 9487243 10101357 1293391 1474069 18916003 19850281
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpassengers* . 934 898645 929037 686 81 957 420 90061738 103 027 923 98 703 124 102 360 693 101 742527 399592 427 392 205 788 208 200673043
7-02. Alotherpassengers . . 2620 759886 82918 589939 932 407 872 1085 297342 475,236 129 568 417 714 1 373 387 282 1 657 045 771 329 887572 373902 921 2178 510 983 2 599 366406
7-03. Total re . . . 3555658531 3 847 627 621 014 365 928 1175 59 08 0 578 264 052 667120838 1475.747 9751758 788 296 330287 164 374 330313 2 384299191 2600239449
8-01l.Commutationfares . . 18469685 I18277623 42065456 1773818 $2003625 1748943 $1702941 $1524124 $4394 $4961 $5710960 $3278088
8-02.Allotherfares. . . 84978895 96037724 25574737 $29611746 $10689664 $a&951774 328849288 $59882247 -8169433 69097167 451108385 461931188
8-.Total . . . 103448580 $114315347 $87640193 031384964 .618293289 _$14700717 $533952229 $41406371 S8173827 19102128 654819345 165209216
9. Passengeer ervicetrain revenue / . .. $158 117552 $1.70769 18 48 187 892 $51328835 625 516995 7 971340 $65 219481 4P3277137 $17 995046 *19 712638 B.08751522 $120 961115
10. Passengertrain-miles ... .. . 38927921 34 943397 123066 396 12 867 51S 9 805081 10122335 18 903 914 19669 606 5 998089 6 126 869 34 707 884 35 918 810
11. Passengercarryingear-miles ........ 182095943 196 309286 71018838 76671053 39 271072 43 537 866 101 226 572 109585889 25 855716 27646224 166 353360 1860 769979
AVERAGES
FREImorr TaRAIc:
12. Miles per revenue per rton-e oad ..... 1.53 91.1563 210.5 2.7 320.6 9316. 451.9 450.6 272.0 270.9 361.3 360.b
13. Revenue per ton-mile . 11.43 19563. 1.422& 1.462 1.4010 1.4010 2.io% 1.446 1.397% 1,479 1.4610 1.U6
14. Revenue per ton per road . 2.95 2.99 $2.99 $3.11 $4.49 $4.48 $6.34 6.52 $30 .01 5.06 5.21
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC '
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . 19.8 19.5 11.8 11.1 19.4 18.9 18.4 17.8 15.9 14.9 18.9 18.3
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.98 1.970 2.520 1.97% 1.94% 1.77% 1.660 1.501 1.100 1.16% 1.80 1.630
17-01. Revenue per passenerper road . 0.39 $0.38 60.30 $0.22 60.38 $0.33 60.31 $0.27 60.18 0.17 0O.34k 0.30
AL Or"ima PAS IN(oER TRAImc:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . 79.7 83.2 266.6 265.5 168.3 186.5 348.8 379.1 260.1 258.7 271.3 293.3
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 324 3.2 2.74 2.73 2.250 2.280 2.350 2.410 2.48$ 2.43P 2.35 2.380
17-02. Revenue anger per road $258 $274 $731 $7.25 $3.79 $4.25 8.19 $9.12 $6.44 $6.29 $6:36 $6.99
TOTAL PASSENGER TBAPC.6
15-03. Miles per passenger per road ......44 46.5 97.965 71.1 80.6 155.6 174. 1 255.4 253 126.0 141.1
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile ...i%02.9w%2:71202.6W%2.200 2.200 2.30% 2.350 2.470 2.43% 2.300 2.331%
17-03. Revenue perpassenger perroad $1.29 1.38 2.65 2.58 $1.56 1.78 $3.58 4.10 46.32 6.17 2.90 $3.29
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 1089.0 19.6 84.31 91.3) .59 78.1 89.4 61.1 687 78
19. Revenue passenger-miles per ar-mile.. 16.0
1119643153-- 171. 160 1:813.5 1 l14.31.


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE : 1954 0 270310 12


* Includes Co utatlon and Multiple Bide
# Represents an average of the mileage reported at the close of each month withinn the period.









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BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOj4ICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 121 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 139 steamnrailways
WATCHING AND TERMINAL COMEiNIES NOT INCLUDED)
F LFOR TME IoDT OF APRIL 1954 ASS1953


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)
APRIL 1954


UNITED STATES ENGLAND REg GREAT LAKES RGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
1954 1953 l 1 3 9 54 953 ,054 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightservice .............. 224143 824645 6282 5 2351 Q 235828 22599 22687 52391, 52520 8060 8073
2. Passenger service ............. 125524 129731 4146 4 11600 11706 11525 12170 27269 88300 4692 4715
3. Number of revenue tons carried. . 178118903 220047 961 %, 4 21 2- L_ 5 17 165 5 30781281 385629470 37651066 49147860 73882159 93563495 14641912 17887503
4. Numberofrevenuetonscarriedonemile(thous) 43 516930 503 00 48 8 64 621 6028 94 7 7,117 853 6713 458. 83 70887 13 499045 162 73 361 3 476703 4 223 996
5.Freightrevenue .. .. . $638398315 $766203347 $18 39 58653 $97 784172 $18 21162 $107556168 $17 771172 $223524733 $276550987 $39592544 $46518297
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-1.Commutationpassengersed...... 20791048 21598653 3137203 3117455 4032652 3994266 8045918 8322445 15215773 15434166 822Z 7124
6-02.Allother passengers ......... 15276162 16159132 1906558 2055651 2178830 2,206215 7045517 7364151 11150905 11626017 336525 369114
6-03. Total . . 36067210 37 557786 5043 761 5173106 6,211482 6200 481 15111435 15686596 26366678 27060183 344747 376238
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpassengers.onele...... 389774481 392541248 63866916 63288672 74901330 73j761361 161292806 164649624 300061052 301699657 203369 171994
7-02. Allother passengers. .........1831687202 2106477401 125576927 135 991 314 289010032 312346460 409804848 460627880 624391807 908965654 53316060 58784127
7-03.Total ............... 2221461683 24.99018649 189443843 199279986 363911362 3863L07821 571097654 625277504 112445265.9 1210665,31,1 53519429 58956121
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01.Commutationfares. . .. $7723164 $7559403 $1092057 $1058509 $1653693 $1614246 $3185208 $3255385 $5930956 $5928140 1. 3220 $2444
8-02.Allotherfares. .............. 5195351 $59512207 h3906762 54149051 19404902 59998163 $13789200 $15490624 27100864 #29637838 *1525704 61736030
8-03.Total 59648515 $67071610 4998819 85207560 $11058595 $11612409 $16974408 518746009 533031822 535565978 11528924 71738474
9. Passenger service train revenue / .... 104726654 $111.994949 $7052743 $7212351 $18557441 .19177 278 $24 754.049 $26838904 $50 361233 $53 228 533 $2 820.359 $3052873
10. Passenger train-miles *. ...... 26318098 27799844 1524796 1506255 3922245 4185764 4803845 5153868 10250886 10845887 717665 728215
11. Passenger carrying car-miles ........... 135601875 148052476 6080944 6949864 20464759 22035876 29164083 31765395 56309786 6075113b5 3827625 3 994512
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 2443 228.6 138.8 135.6. 195.9 1..3 178.3 170.3 182.7 173.9 237.4 236.1
13. iRevenueper ton-mile . .... 1.,467 1.523% 2.403% 2.53I% 1.6220 I.671 1.602% 1.6460 1.656% 1.6990 1.1390 1.1016
14. Revyen per tonper road ........ $3.58 $3.48 $3.34 $3.43 $3.18 ($.08 $2.86 $2.80 $3.03 $2.96 $2.70 $2.60
COxmUTATiOn PAsszNoj TRArc:* -"
15-01. Mies perpassenger perroad . ,8.7 18.3 20.4 20.3 18.6 18.5 20.0 19.8 19.7 19.5 24.7 24.1
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.98 1.93% 1.71% 1.67 2.21% 2.19e 1.97 1.98% 1.98% 1.96% 1.58% 1.42%
17-01. Revenue per pasnger per road $0.37 $0.35 $0.35 $0.34 $0.41 $0.40 0.40 0..39 $0.39 $0.38 $0.39 $0.34
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TrFFIC: "
15-02 Miles per passenger per road. . 119.9 130.4 65.9 66.2 132.6 141.6 58.0 62.6 73.9 78.2 158.4 159.3
16-02. Revenueperpassenger-mile . 2.83 2.83% 3.11 .3.05 250 .20 3.36% 3.36% 3.29% 3.26% 2.86% 2.95
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road . $3.40 $3.68 $2.05 $2.02 (4.32 $ 4.53 $1.95 $2.10 $2.43 $2.55 $4.53 $4.70
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAIc:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. . 61.6 66.5 37.6 38.5 58.6 62.3 37.8 39.9 42.6 44.7 155.2 156.7
16-03. Revenue perpassenger-mile . 2.69% 2.68% 2.640% .61% 3.040 3.o010 2.97% 3.000 2.94% 2.94% 2.86% 2.950
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road .. $1.65 $1.79 $0.99 $1.01 $1.78 $1.87 $1.12 $1.20 $1.25 $1.31 $4.43 $4.62
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 84.4 89.9 124.2 132.3 92.8 9. 2 118.9 121.3 109.7 111.6 74.6 81.0
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 16.4 16.9 28.4 28,7 17.8 J.5 19.6 19.7 20.0 19.9 14.0 14.8
EASTERN DISTRICT
INicmoDNG SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION
1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 53 954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightservice ... ...... ............. 60451 60593 37071 37146 44960 44993 53738 53958 27923 27955 126b21 126906
2. Passenger service . . . 31961 33013 20471 21750 24145 24 853 31857 32 650 17090 17 465 73092 74968
3. Number of revenue tons carried... ..... 88524071 111450 998 32 551245 36989687 18030703 .27 235 917 22 621 893' 26304879 16 390991 18066480 57043587 71607276
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thous) 16975748 20497 357 6815156 7 615 310 5176030 61095 517 10 303651 11.317241 4246345 4775057 19726026 22167815
5. Freight revenue . . .... $263117277 $323069284 $99098896 $114457 345 $71747388 $86 71903 $144439753 $170 236162 $59995001 $72768653 $276182142 $328676718
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01.Commutationpassengers'. ....... 15223995 15441290 2134106 2725177 1627994 1(477565 1797010 1744932 7943 9689 3432947 2322186
6-02. Allother passengers . . 11487430 11995131 1060618 1261456 938285 ,996911 1378143 1398969 411686 504665 2728114 2902545
6-03. Total . . . ... 26711 425 27436421 3194724 3,986633 2-566279 2,476 476 3175 153 3143901 419 629 514 354 6161061 6134731
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers*.. ...... 30026442.1 301871651 24 372248 530260 805 31055649 27,886217 33 956275 32 375 181 125 886 147 394 65137 812 60408792
7-02. All otherpassengers ........8 677707867 967749781 271100906 324742124 1468745502 184976693 433622465 507533717 100510462 121475086 682878429 813985496
7-03. Total . . . 1177 972286 1 269621 432 295473154 355002929 179 801151 212,862 910 467578740 539908898 100636350 121622480 748016241 874394 288
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01.Commutation fares* ........ 6 $5934178 $5930584 $629149 $59199,1 $606542 $539922 $551902 $495050' $1394 $1856 $1159837 $1036828
8-02, All other fares.. . . 28626568 $31373868 $7107997 8 622-222 $3 299703 $4i06830 $10445510 412391225 $2445573 $2918062 $16190786 519516117
8-03, Total . . . 534560746 37 304 452 7 7,37146 19214213 $3906244 $4 746752 $10997412 12886275 2 446967 $2919918 $17350623 $20552945
9. Passenger service train revenue. /. ..... $53181592 $56281 406 $14834545 $1-5683230 $8665153 $9419968 $22302657 $Z4021324 $5742707 $6589021 $36710517' $40030313
10. Passenger train-miles .. .............10968551 11574102 3921149 4184423 3254430 3418335 6212830 6577721 1961138 2045263 11428398 12041319
11. Passenger carrying car-miles ........ 60137411 647.45647 22205282 24035447 12797916 14496313 32199903 35782649 8261363 8992420 53259182 59271382
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Milesper revenue ton per road . 191.8 183.9 209.4 205.9 287.1 223.8 455.5 430.2 259.1 264.3 345.8 309,9
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . 1.550% 1.576d 1.454% 1.503 1.3864 1.4W05% 1.402% 1.504% 1.413% -1.52i4 1.4o00 1,481
14. Revenue per ton per road . . $2.97 $2.90 $3.04 $3.09 $3.98 $3.15 $6.38 $6.47 $3.66 $4.03 $4.84 $4,59
CoMMUTATION PASSBENGER TRAFFIC:'
15-01. Miles per passenger per road . .. 19.7 19.5 11.4 11.1 19.1 18.9 18.9 18.6 15.8 15.2 19.0 18.7
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.98 1.96 2.581 1.969 1.954 1.940 1.63% 1.53( I.1Mi 1.26% 1.78% 1.72%
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road $0.39 00.38 (0.29 (0.22 60.37 $0.37 60.31 $0.28 $0.18 $0.19 $0.34 $0.32
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . 76.4 80.7 255.6 257.4 158.5 185.2 314.6 362.8 244.1 240.7 250.3 280.4
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 3.26% 3.24V 2.62, 2.660 .-2,22. 2.27% 2.414 2.44, 2.444 2.40% 2.37% 2.40$
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road $2.49 $2.62 $6.70 $6.84 *43.52 $4.21 $7.58 $8.86 $5.94 $5.78 $5.93 $6.72
TOTAL PAsSENGER TRAFFiC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road 44.1 46.3 92.5 89.0 70.1 86.0 147.3 171.7 239.8 236.5 121.4 142.5
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile 2.93 2.9 2.62 2.60 2.17 2.23 2.35 2.39% 2.43% 2.40 2.32 2.35
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road $1.29 $1.36 $2.42 $2.31 $1.52 $1.92 $3.46 $4.10 $5.83 $5.68 $2.82 $3.35
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 107.4 109.7 75.4 84.8 55.2 62.3 75.3 82.1 51.3 59.5 65.5 72.6
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 19.6 19.6 13.3 14.8 14.0 7 14. 1 .1 12.2 13.5 14.0 14.8


* Includes Comutation and Multiple Eide
I/ Included dining and buffet service.









INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 121 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 130 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR rOUR MONTHS EIDED WITH APRIL 1954 AND 1953


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM
1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service# .....2......... 824174 224703 6282 6305 23510 23554 22598 22 7,05 52 390 52564 8061 8073
2. Passenger service# .... . .. 126267 130070 4146 4449 11600 11778 11608 12226 27354 28453 4703 4712
3. Numberof revenuetonse carried ........ 704189895 812764267 22019816 23876878 123493669 146743120 152279378 182680175 2 97792863 353300173 57040828 66351268
4. Numberof revenuetonscarriedonemile(thous) 173 387 535 195 634 841 3 130 271 3.343957 24 422 792 28410412 26 555 444 31691769 54 108 507 63 446138 13 779842 15 943916
5. Freight revenue. . . $2 533 591083 2 945108 872 71 989299 79432141 $393482317 $460233 103 $428172025 $526 935948 $893 643 641 $1066 601192 155 178785 $177 213036
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers". 85 938457 88 169 757 128826 115 128679422 16 588 977 16 645 201 33084936 33 7835980 62 500028 63 108611 32 998 29165
6-02. All other passengers . . 59692012 64182137 7842443 8299943 8701954 9136693 26479712 28137307 43024109 45573943 1352278 1493239
6-03. Total . . . 145 630 469 1528 351 894 20 668 558 20 979 365 25 290 931 25 781 894 59 564 648 61 921295 105 524137 108 682 554 1 385 276 1522404
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers*. . 1 612418754 1 612 513 71b 259 311 914 254522067 308418428 307 1568970 666 574086 668 541940 1 234 304428 1 230220977 858638 688360
7-02. All other passengers . . 7 563365943 0 709 751088 513512347 548188721 1185679390 1309939133 16000363441804414905 3 299228 081 3662542759 199239672 223796961
7-03. Total . . . 9175 784 697 10 322 244 803 772 824 261 802 710788 1494097 818 1 617 096103 2 266 610 4302 472 956 845 4 533 5328509 4892 763 736 200 098 310 224 485 321
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutation fares. ........ 31969265 $30688272 $4461481 $4272906 $6794960 $6 718 606 -$1315 272 *13206957 $24 393. 713 $24 198 469 $12 150 $9738
8-02. Allotherfares . . 13587354 247092846 115 958092 16 876 907 37 394 672 482356623 54 355075 61498 105 107 707839 180 73163 5 897 624 6 679 946
8-03. Total . . . 245 556 619 $277 981 118 20 419 573 81 149 813 644 189 632 49 075 229 67 490 347 $74 705 062 $132 099 552 $144 930 104 5 909774 6 689 684
9. Passengerservicetrainrevenue I/. . $419762136 $4550535928 $28029839 29 302098 $74 419 385 $80038362 $98r013 651 $105 933407 $200462875 $215273867 $10836269 $11776717
10. Passenger train-miles . . . 106020299 111529566 6 147770 6 012 344 15 742 645 16 843725 19 155656 20749689 41046071 43605758 2850401 2 911741
11. Passenger carrying car-miles . . 555 070437 601 802696 27 3535760 28 171272 83 557 641 90 232 841 116 323770 126 632523 227 235 171 245 036 636 14 998 184. 16 018200
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 246.1 240.7 142.2 140.1 197.8 193.6 174.4 173.5 181.7 179.6 241.6 240.3
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . 1.462 1.5054 2.3004 2.3754 1.6114 1. 20e 1.6124 1.669 1.6528 1.681i 1.1260 1.1113
14. Revenue per ton per road ........ $3.60 $3.62 $3.27 $3.33 $3.19 $3.14 $2.81 $2.88 $3.00 $3.02 $2.72 $2.67
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:"
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . 18.8 18.3 20.2 20.1 18.6 18.5 20.1 19.8 19.7 19.5 26.0 23.6
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.98 1.924 1.72 1.6 2.2 2.19 1.974 1.98e 1.9 1.97% 1.420 1.410
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road 0.37 0.35 (0.35 (01.34 (0.41 (0.40 0.4o0 0.39 10.39 60.38 10.37 60.33
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . 126.7 135.7 65.5 66.0 136.3 143.4 60.4 64.1 76.7 80.4 147.3 149.9
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.824 2.84d 3.11% 3.084 3.15 3.23 3.40 3.411 3.264 3.300 2.96 2.980
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road $3.58 $3.85 $2.03 $2.03 $4.30 #4.64 z2.05 82.19 $2.50$2.65 4.36 $4.47
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passengerper road. . 63.0 67.8 37.4 38.3 59.1 62.7 38&.1 39.9 43.0 45.0 144.4 147.5
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.68 2.69 2.64 2.634 2.9694 3.o03 2.980 3.02% 2.910 2.96% 2.95% 2.98.
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road. 1.69 $1.82 $0.99 $1.01 $1.75 *1.90 $1.13 $1.21 $1.25 $1.33 $4.27 $4.39
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 86.5 92.6 125.7 133.5 94.9 96.0 118.3 119.2 110.4 112.2 70.2 77.1
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 16.5 17.2 28.3 28.5 17.9 17.9 19.5 19.5 20.0 20.0 13.3 14.0
EASTERN DISTRICT
INCLW NG SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION
1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953

AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service # . . . 60 451 60637 37086 37 146 44 962 44 990 53751 53 975 27 924 27 955 186 637 126920
2. Passengerservice # . . .. 328 057 33165 20700 21835 24255 24898 31996 32697 17259 17475 73510 75070
3. Number of revenue tons carried. .. ... 354833 691 419 651441 131 692 863 143 784480 62 657 869 75 465 702 90269359 102 581564 64 736 113 71 281080 217 66334.1 249328346
4. Numberofrevenuetons carriedonemile (thous) 67 888349 79 390054 27685025 30 011750 19 482 215 21358 411 40 8758820 45 685 336 17 396 126 19 189 290 77 754 161 86 233 037
5. Freight revenue . . . ... $1048 882 426 $1 243 814 228 $395865667 $446261769 *872 186480 301863485 573 071. 109 $667 221 920 $243 645 401 $285 947470 1088 902 9901 255 032 87
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers. . 62533026 63137776 9086316 10813310 6939254 6705237 7346835 7475068 33026 38366 14319115 148218671
6-02. Al other passengers . ... -44376387 47067182 4557 675 5348614 3 762 394 4046094 53.15562 5770190 1679994 1950057 10757950 11.766341
6-03.Total ................... 106909"413 110204958 13 643991 16161924 10701648 10751331 12662397 135245258 1713020 1988423 25077065 25 985 012
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers. . 1235 163066 1230 909337 106 329668 120 322543 134 083 572 126 589 341 136 316968 134117708 5825480 574786 270 926020 261 281 83b
7-02. Allotherpassengers ... .. 3498467753 3886 339780 1203 508778 1.410039466 625981631 7533944071807009747 2164579488 430398034 495378007 2861389412 3413351902
7-03. Total . .. 4733630819 5117 2490571 309 838446 1530362009 758 065 8203 879 983 748 1 943 326 715 2 298 697196 430 923 14 495 952793 3132315432 3674633 737
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutation fares ........ $24403863 $28408207 V2694605 (2365209 $2610166 $2288865 $2254843 $2019174 $5788 $6817 $4870797 *4314856
8-02. Allotherfares. . . 113605463 1327 411581 328682735 ,3823 968 613989367 617158604 42 694783 *52273464 610615006 *12015229 *67299156 *81447297
8-03. Total . . . 6138 009326 6151 619 788. 535 377 340 40 599177 516 599533 $19 447 469 544 949626 $54292 638 10 620 794 612022046 *72 169953 85 768 153
9. Passenger service trainrevenue . .*211 299144 $227 050584 663 020 904 $67 011 588 $54 182 148 $37 391 308 $87 5228186 $97 296453 23 737 754 $26 301659. $145442 088 $160991 420
10. Passengertrain-miles . . . 43 8964728 46 517499 15 987 545 17 051 938 13 060 311 13 540670 25 116744 26 247327 7 959227 8172132 46 136282 47960129
11. Passenger carrying car-miles . ... 242233355 861054 836 93224120 100706499 52069408 58034179 133426475 145368538 '34 117079 36638644 219612962 240041361
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 191.3, 189.2 210.2 208'.7 310.9 283.0 452.8 445.4 268.7 269.2 357.2 39,
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . 1.545 1.567% 1.430% 1.487% 1.397V 1.4130 1.402% 1.4600 1.401% 1.4900 1.400 1 5
14. Revenue per ton per road . . 296 $2.96 3.01 $3.10 4.34 $4.00 6.35 6.50 $3.76 $4.01 $5.00 $5.03
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:5
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . 19.8 19.5 11.7 11.1 19.3. 18.9 18.6 17.9 15.9 15.0 18.9 18.4
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . : 1.98% 1.97f 2.530 1.970 1.95% 1.810 1.65% 1.510 1.10 o1.190 1.800 1.65%
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road .. $0.39 $0.38 O0.30 $0.22 $0.38 #0.34 $0.31 (0.27 $0.18 $0.18 $0.34 $0.30
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . 78.8 82.6 264.1 263.6 165.8 186.2 339.9 375.1 256.2 254.0 266.0 290.1
16-02. Revenueperpassenger-mile . 3.25 3.28 '2.720 2.71 2,.24% 2.28% 2.360 2.41% 2.470 2.43% 2.35% 2.390
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road . $2.56 $2.71 (7.17 $7.15 $3.72 $4.24 $8.03 $9.06 $6.32 $6.16 $6.26 #6.92
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. . 44.3 46.4 96.0 94.7 70.8 81.8 153.5 173.5 251.6 249.4 124.9 141.4
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.92% 2.964 2.704 2.65% 2.194 2.210 2.314 2.360 2.46% 2.42% 2.30% 2.330
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road $1.29 $1.38 $2.59 $2.51 $1.55 81.81 $3.55 $4.10 $6.20 *6.05 $2.88 $3.30
18. Revenue passenger-miles pertrain-mile. 107.8 110.0 81.9 89.7 58.0 65.0 77.4 87.6 541 60.7 67.9 76.6
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 19.5 19.6 14,1 15.2 14.6 15.2 14.6 15.8 _12.6 13.5 14.3 15.3

U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE : 1954 0 310310 (1)
* Includes Commutation and Multiple ide
# Represents an average of the mileage reported at the close of each month within the period.
I/ Includes dining and buffet service.


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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 Mlks per rere u n per road .. ..
13 Revenue per on.mde . .
14. Retenue per rod . .
COMMUTATION PABSENOER 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 .


Subject t revision


UNITED STATES


224 152
124 869
190 166 261
46 901 337
6639 324 517
20 261 713
15 640 267
35 901 980
383 961 133
1 901 314 322
2 285 275 455
5 7 574 648
(52 813 699
60 388 347
$100 991 996
26 628 993
137 088 917


246.6
1.363k
$3.36
19.0
1.970
40.37
121.6
2.780
$3.38
63.7
2.64%
$1.68
85.8
16.7


22454 4
129 80 8
228062 457
53 429 442
$763465 797
21007 229
16 244 933
37 252 162
388 558 995
2101 740 553
2 490 299 54 8
$7 462 04 3;
$59 369 966
66 832 009
$109 542 854
27 997 861
146 261 658


NEW ENGLAND REGION


1953


GREAT LMAES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION


1953


1953


EASTERN DISTRICT


1953


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


31262088550032 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I:STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled froin 121 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 130 steam railways

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL-COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF M X 1954 AND 1953


POCAHONTAS REGION


1~ I I I' I


6 282
4 146
5 159 344
759963
$17 511 226
2 959687
1 932 674
4 892 361
60 331 992
125 679 253
186 011 245
61 038 760
(3 932179
4 970 939
$6 800 362
1 529 126
6 619 624


6 225
4 424
5 640249
797 727
(19027 101
2 962 998
2 016 164
4 979 162
59 656 121
132 816 963
192 473 084
$997 747
4 127 566
$5125 313
$6 963 8'88
1580 254
7 043 601


23 51$
11 600
31 724 96
6 581 941
$96 548671
3 0o7 857
2 214 575
6 122 432
73 769 381
293 755196
367 524 577
$1 595 479
$9 288 705
$10 884184

$17 953 103
3 962 982
20 722 678


23 528
11 898
40747 940
7 870 094
$120 690 502
4071693
2 313 022
6 384 715
76 296 84 2
315 213 883
391 510 725
$1644 630
,10238 012
11 882 64 2
$19 185 04 5
4189 550
22 084 770


22 599
11 523
40 561 041
7 582 595
$112 209 841
7 904 460
7 250 148
15 154 608
160 789 003
411 448 472
572 237 475
$3,159 943
(13 762 109
16 922 052
123 662 535
4 834 583
29 079 326


22 672
12 155
52 910430
9 401 408
#144 322 598
8187 017
7 266 731
15 453 74 8
164278 027
444 255 776
608 533 80 3
$3 231 832
$L4 967 622
$18199 454
$25 778 362
5125 519
31485 734


52 392
27 269
77 445 351
14 924 499
$226 269 745
14 772 004
11 397 397
26 169 401
294 890 376
830 882 921
1 125 773 297
#5 794 182
?6 982 993
32 777 175
$48 416 000
10 326 691
56 421 628


52 425
28 477
99 298 619
18 069 229
0284040 201
15 221 708
11 595 917
26 817 625
300 230 990
892286 622
1192 517 612
$5 874 209
29 333 200
35 207 409
$51 927 295
10 895 323
60614 10-5


-I- 1 *I I I


234.3
1.429%
$3.35
18.5
1.920
$0.36
129.4
2.82%
$3.65
66.8
2.680
$1.79
88.9
17.0


$3.39
20.4
1.720
60.35
65.0
3.13%
$2.03
38.0
2.67%
$1.02
121.6
28.1


141.4
2.3850
$3.37
20.1
1.670
$0.34
65.9
3.11%
$2.05
38.7
2.660
$1.03
121.8
27.3


$3.04
18.9
2.16%
(0.41
132.6
(.19
60.0
2.96%
$1.78
92.7
17.7


193.1
1. 534%
#2.96
18.7
2.16%
(0.40
136.3
3.25%
#4.43
61.
3.06
61.86
93.4
17.7


186.9
1.4800
$2.77
20.3
1.97
$0.40
56.8
3.34
$1.90
37.8
2.960
$1.12
118.4
10.7


177.7
1.5350
$2.73
20.1
1.970
60.39
61.1
3.37%
$2.06
39.4
2.99%
$1.18
118.7
1 9.


192.7
1. 516%
$2.92
20.0
1.960
60.39
72.9
3.25%
#2.37
43.0
2.91%
$1.25
109.0
--20-Q


182.0
1.572%
52.86
19.7
1.960
$0.39
76.9
3.29%
$2.53
44.5
2.95%
61.31
109.5
19-7


EASTERN DISTRICT .... _
SiN cU nb SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHOK'IAS REGION -

1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953

AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service . . . 60 463 60 498 37 058 57 146 44 961 44 991 53 747 53 958 27 923 27 951 126 631 126 900
2. Passenger service ... . . 31 964 33 190 20 063 21 750 24 096 24 753 31 769 32 650 16 977 17 465 72 842 74 868
3. Number of revenue tons carried . . 93626374 118383788 31776807 35010618 264128'! 31768697 82719209 25875869 15631015 17023485 64763080 74668051
4. Numberof reveliuetopscarriedonemile(thous) 18 826 424 22605 063 6890 011 7678 678 6 028196 6630 356 11052 392 11942 208 4 104 314 4 573 137 21184 902 23145 701
5. Freightrevenue. . . . 4268 580 9d0 $332617 742 $94 621 466 $112000 769 678 205 6 '95 $86 483 146 $ 140448439 $164 035 646 $57 468009 $68328474 $276122143 $318847266
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers'. ...... 14778765 15228099 2166915 2651739 1589053 1414463 1720252 1704364 6728 8564 331603.3 3127391
6-(-2 Aior.lhtrpa.iMgr. ..... ._11709965 21938730 -1,4871 18.221579 1004140. 1043499 1411685- 1493397 465598 547728 2881431 3084624
6-03 Tl ... 26488730 2 1 166 829 '3 215 786 387T3318 2593201 2457962 3131937 3197761 472 726 E 1 292 6 197 464 6,212015
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01, C..,rrmrutia.),i pmeer.g* ....... 295057123 300388530 25482 779 29524399 31279858 26994261 32033125 31517 900: 108248 133905 63421231 58646066
7-02.All or.er pasngere . 880110898 945813559 246914648 279729018 17762660Q0 198239693 484687102 542780946 111975074 135177337 774288776 876197976
7-03. T.lal . 1175168021 1246202 089 272 397427 309 53 417 208 906 458 225233954 516720227 574298846 112083322 135311242 837 710 007 954844 042
8. Pa~sngergr rear.,u.-,
mI ConmuLr,...r, fars' . . (56796821 $5876496 $643 524 577 833 600 OC1 6519 761 (533056 $486 401 $1182 $1 552 $1134299 $1007 714
-U2 AllothelrfeS.r.....s .. 28430953 630934654 56436282 67464129 63926501 4,492466 611352109 $13239598 $2667854 '3239119 617946464 620971183
.-03 Tl . . 34227774 636811150 7 079810 8 041 962 $4 526 5.' 5012 227 11 885165 $13 725 999 $2 669036 53240671 19 080 763 21978 897
9. Passenger servicetrainrevenue / ..... $50981991 $ 54748 182 $13065 675 $14 026 193 ($89150'32 9561'40( $22319 775 $24 616 02 ($5709523 $6,590871 $36 944 330 (40 768 479
10. Passengertrain-miles . . .... 11059522 11627713 '3750 72 3922009 330409 3 4 84 a 0 6480054 6851280 2034597 2112209 11818743 12448139
11. Passenger carrying car-miles . 60138943 64493089 19341 .. 206 5 72 1 1C 347247a 14717095 34 575243 37043 111 8686145 9362642 57608660 61122848
AVERAGES


14. Revenue pto sengerpe road ......... 02.8739 2.819 2.98$30.20 02.9682.72 06.18 06.29 $.168 0.18 40.3 (0.232
COMMUTATION PASSENGERS TRAFFIC: 8.
15-01.,Milesper passenger perroad . 20.0 9.7 ; l.8 :1.19 19.7 19.1 18.6 18.516. 15.6 19.1 18 8
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 1.96 1.9 2.530 1.96 1.920 1 930 1.66% 1.54% 2.09 1.1601.7 1.2
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road .... $0.39 20.39 60.30 60.22 60.38 0.37 0.031 $0.29 $0.18 50.18 (0. 346 0.32
As.L OTHER PASSENGER TRAeFic: 5-
15-02. Milesvperrpassengereper road ... 75.2 79.2 235.4"9 229.0 176.9 190.0 343.3 363.5 240.5 246.8 268.7 284.1
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road .6... $2.43 $2.59 $66.14 $66.11$3.91$ 6431 8.0:o4 18.87 05.73 $5.91 $6.2) 68
TOTAL PAssENGEII TRAFFIC:
15-03. Milesper passenger per road. ..4 45.9 84.7 79.8 80.6 91.6 165.0 179.6 27.. 243.2 135.2 1 5
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.9 2.95 2.60 ,2.600 2.17 .1- 2.2jZ.30 2.39 2.9 2.0 28 2.5 4
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road . $1.29 $1.36 (2.20 62.08 61.75 62.0 (3.79 $4.29 65.65 85.83 (3.08 $3.54
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 106.3 107.2 72.6 78.9 .2 6'.6 79.7 83.8 55.1 64.1 70.9 75.1
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 19.5 T 19.3 14.1 15.0 .6 15-. 3 14.9 15.5 12.9 .5 1.5 15.


* Includes Commutation and Multiple Bide
I/ Includes dining and buffet service.


8 071
4 695
16 181 023
3 901 925
$42 311 163
6 761
312 568
319 329
166 747
49 227 977
49 394 724
$2 639
1 447 960
1 450 599
$2 565 991
732 831
3 717 315


a8073
4 713
19085 169
4 535 834
$48 577 541
6 391
342 813
349 204
157 540
53 526 937
53 684 477
$2 287
(1601454
1603 741
52 820 887
732 390
3 878 984


237.7
1.0710
$2.,5
24.7
1.45
$0.36
156.1
2.990
64.67
153.7
2.990
54.59
. TU


241.1
1.084o
$2.61
24.7
1.58%
(0.39
157.5
2.940
14.63
154.7
2.94%
04.54
67.4
114-14.


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)
MAY, 1954









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 130 steam railways

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR FIVE MONTHS ENDED JITH MAY 1954 AND 1953


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)


ITEM

AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service . . . .
2. Passenger service . . ..
3. Number of reerue toc. carried
4. Number or revena-torne carried one mile i L.,w,
5. Freig.t 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 TRAFPIc:*
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


r r


NEW ENGLAND REGION


GREAT LA CENTRAL EASTERN REGIN


EASTERN DISTRICT


Ir--


1953


194,1


1951


r f9 I -* 1


224170
125 990
894 400 937
220 228 872
$3 172 915 599
106 200 170
75 332 279
181 532 449
1 996 379 887
9 464 680 265
11 461060152
$39 543 913
$266 401 052
$305 944 965
$520 754 066
132 649 292
692 159 354


246.2
1.4410
$3.55
18.8
1.98#
*0.37
125.6
2.81.O
$3.54
63.1
2.67%
$1.62
86.1
16.6


224 670
130 01 8
1040 826 724
249 064 283
3 708 574 668
109 176 98 6
80 427070
189 604 056
2 001 072 710
10 811471641
12 812 544 351
038 350 315
$ 06 502 804
-0344 853119
$564 596 447
139 527 427
748 064 354


6282
4 146
27 179 160
3 890 234
$39 500 528
15 785 802
9 775 117
25 560 919
319 643 906
639 191 600
958 835 506
S 5 500 241
$19 890 271
#25 390 512
$ 34 830 201
7 676 896
33 973 384


6289
4444
29 517127
4141684
$98 459242
15 6424280
10 316107
25 958 527
314 178188
681 005 684
995183872
#5 27065 3
1004 473
(26 275126
36 8265 986
7 5925981
35 214 87 3


23 510
11 600
155 218635
31 004 733
$490 030 995
20 496 834
10 916 529
31 413 363
382 187 809
1 479 434 586
1 861682 395
$ 8 390439
46 683 376
55 073 815
S92 372 488
19 705 627
104 280 319


23 549
11 802
187 491060
36 280 506
-$580 923 605
20 716 894
11.449715
2 166 609
383 453 812
W1625153 016
3 008 606 828
$8 36323.6
#53 594 635
60 957871
$99 223407
21033 275
112 317 611


22 598
11 591
192 885 200
34 138 039
$540 381 866
40 989 396
33 729 860
74 719 256
827 363 089
2 011' 484 816
2 838 847 905
$16 295 215
I8 1117 184
84 412 399
$121 676 183
323 990 239
145 403 096


22 699
12 211
235 590 605
41093177
*671258546
41 971005
35 404 03 8
77 375 043
A32 819 967
2 24'8670681
3 081 490 64 8
$115 438 789
? '6 465,727
? 904 51 6
(131 711769
25 875208
158 118 257


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239.3
1. 890
$3.56
18.3
1.920
$0.35
134.4
2.8V3
$3.81
67.6
$1.82
91.8
17.1


143.1
2.3010
$3.29
20.2
1.720
40.35
65.4
3.110
*z.03
37.5
2.650
$0.99
124.9
28.2


140.3
2.377%
$3.34
20.1
1.68#
$0.34
66.0
3.08#
$2.04
38.4
2.69
$1.01
131.1
28.3


199.7
1.581V
$3.16
18.6
2.20o
$0.41

135.55
(4.28
59.3
2.960
$1.75
94.5
17.9


193.5,
1.601%
$3.10
18.5
2.18
$0.40
141.9

(4.59
62.4
.030
1.90
95.5
17.9


177.0
1.5830
$2.80
20.2
1.97%
$0.40
59.6
3.390
$2.02
38.0
2.970
$1.13
118.3
19.5


174.4
1.639
t2.8s
19.8
1.97%
$0.39
63.5
3.40%
$2.16
9.8
.010
119.1
19.5


52 390
27 337
375 282 995
1 69033 006
$119 913,386
77 272 038
54 421 506
131 693 538
1 529 194 804
4 130 111 002
5 659 305 806
30185 895
4.I4 690 8 31
$164 876 726
# 248 8.78 872
51 372 762
163 656 79';


183.9
1.6220
$2.98
19.8
1.970
o0.39
75.9
3.260
*2.47
43.0
2.91%
$1.25
110.2
20.0


52 537
28 457
452 598 792
81 515 367
S1 35,0 641 393
78 330 319
57 169 860
135 500 179
1 530 451967
4 554 829 381
6 085 281 34 8
$ 30 072 67 6
50064 835
1 60 137 515
267 201162
54 501081
305 650 741


,180.1
1.6570



*0.38
79.7
3.290
62.62

44.9
2.960
$1.33
111.7
10.9


8 063
4 704
73 221 851
17 681 767
* 197 489948

39 759
1 664 846
1 704 605
1 025 385
248 467 649
249 493 034
$14 789
S7 345 584
7 360 373
913 40P 260
3 583 232
18 715 4991


241.5
1.117%
$2270
25.8
1.440
o0.37
149.2


146,4
2.950
04.32
69.6
1i.'


S073
4 712
85 436137
20 4 73 7 50
P225 790 577

35 556
1 8 36 052
1 P71.608

845 900
277 323 89 8
878169 798
(12025
$8 331 400
68 333425
614 59,7 604
3-644 131
19 897164


239.7
1.1036
$2.64-
23.8
L.42
60.34
151.0



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14.o
000
.ii-


EASTERN DISTRICT ... -
SINCuzNoG SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION

1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 _1953 1954 1953


AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service .# . . ..
2. Passenger service #... ........
3. Number of revenue tons carried . .
4. N-umber. re.renru toriaratri.-do.,rnirie, i.,uij .
5. Freigh-I ie-erue
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-a12 All oiher prI,.crgt-
6-0M Total .
7. Nanib-r of revenur .-aftngr rr.m .,r.,- r.l-.
7-l1 Commira..r. ,acr' .
7-,r2 All other p&nger . .
7-03 Total . .
8. P.a-eriger reser,,.
-r I C'~niaur.'j r, fa.r r . .
-412 Alc.tr.erf . .
3 T:.al . .
9. Passenger service train revenue_/. .......
10. Pa eng r r n . . .
11. Paserger.*srr.-a.grc cornl...... .
AVERAGES
FariGur TR.FFs.c
12 MIks pur rtarue i.na perroad . .
15 Reverwue per ,.mile . .
14 R.*,er.e pFr irn per road
CoumHMIarON Pa.EhuEfi T.aFnrI "
I -i j MiJi. per pasr-r.pr per road . .
I f-.i Rie .s e pIr pai.arrer-. . .
17-1il R-.ernu pcr passenger per r..>d .
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02 Miles per passenger per road . .
1e-,2 Re.rr.ue pmr paser.ger-uuml .
17-Q'2 -.eR.* .pernpaa.- r.ger per rd .
TOTAL PA.rENGER TElFFi.-
15-03. Mies per passenger per road . .
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . .
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road .
18 Resnu.- pa&er.er-rriui per tr mir.mile
Ji Re-enue pa.nger-.maws prr car-rilJt-


60 453
32 041
448 504 846
86 714 773
(1 317 403 334
77 311 791
56 086 352
3.? 3,98 143,
1 530220186a
4 378 578 651
5 908 798 840
$30 200 684
$14.1 036 415
$ 172 237 099
$262 281 133
54 95! 99
302 37: 2'96


193.3
1.5190
$2.94
19.8
1.97%
(0.39
78.1
3.240
$2.53
44.3
2.91V
$1.29
107.5
19.5


60 610
33169
538 035 229
101 9-95117
(1576 431970
78 365 875
59 005 912
., 33,71788
1531297867
4 832 153 27 9
6 363451 146
4 70 084 7C03
S1 58 3 86 2 23 5
168 470 9 3 1
,61j -'-a 766
50 1 4- 2 1 2
32.5 47 9 5


37 081
20572
163 469 670
34 575 036
$490 487 133
11,253 231
5 606 546

131, 812447
1 450 423 426
1 582 235 873
3 376 133
$39 119017
542 457 150
$ 76 086 579
19 738 273
112 565 434


37 146
21818
178 795098
37 690428
(558 262 558
13465049
'6 57019 3
08'0 358242
149 846 942
1 689 768 484
18394)15426
3 943 0d ?
45690d0 ?
$48 641 1 31
B81 037 7 61
20 973 94 7
121 352210


44 961
24 2253
89 070 725
25 510 411
$350 392 175
8 528 307
4 766 542
13 294 840
165 3635 40
801 608 231
:966 971 661
S3 ,21. 227
$17 915 868
$21 126 095
$4(3 007 180
16 364 403
66 416 80


44 99 0
24 8 6 9
1072 834 399.
27 988 767
$788 346 630,
8 .19 700o
S089 593 1
13 209 293
153 83 6 0?
951 134 Ir 0
1 1057 17 7C0
2 80r, 2 6
(216 51070
24 4S1696
( 46 952 1
17 0?5 ?
7 'S1 S


53 75J
31 951
112 988 564
51 928 212
$713 5t9 54(
9 067 08V
6 787 247
15 94 334
168 350 093
2 291 696 84;
2 460046942
(2 787 89S
(54 046 892
56 834 791
$ 109 841 898
31 596 798
168 001 718


53 971
32 689
128 457 433
57 627 544
$831 257 566
9179 4 32
7263 587
16 443 01
16563560
2 707 60 434
2 872 996042
$2 .05 575
v65 513062
S 018 63
$121 914 65 5
33098607
18 4'll1649


27 924
17 203
80 367 128
21 500 440
S$301 113 409
39 754
82 145 592
'2 185 341
633 728
542 373 108
543 006 836
S6 970
(13 282 860
13 289 830
$29 447 277
9 993 824
42 803 224


27953
37473
88 304 565
23 762427
S354 75 944
46930
2497785
S2 44714
708 69i
630 555 344
631 64 03 5

(1 369
$152 854 34
$15 262 17
$32 892 F 30
10 284341
46 001 86d


186 636
73 377
282 426 421
98 939 063
1365 025 132
17 635 148
23 639 381
31 274 589
334 347 251
3 635 678 188
3 970025 439
(6 005 096
$85 245 620
691 250 716
6182 386355
57 955 025
277 221 622


____________ 4 5 4- 4 -4 + 4. ~4 I 4


189.6
1, 546
S2.93
19.5
1. 9

81.9
3.280
02.68
46.3
2. 96
f1.37
109.4
19.5


211.5
1.4190
03.00
11.7
2.53#
$0.30
258.7
2.70%
#6.98

93.8
2.680
$2.52
80.2
14.1


210.8
1.481
$3.12
11.1
1.960
O0.22
257.2
2.700
$6.96
91.8
2.614
$2.43
87.7
15.2


286.4
1,3740
33.93
19.4
1.94%
*0.38
168.2
2.23#
$3.76
72.7
2.180
l1. 59
59.1
14.6


261.0
1.3884
$3.62
18.9
1.83#
00.35
187.0
2.28*

83.7
2.210
$1.05
64.9
13.2


459.6
1.3740
$6.31
18.6
1.660
60.31
340.7
2.360
68.03
155.8
2.310
$63.60
77.9
14.6


448.6
1.4442
$6.47
18.0
1.52
$0.27

372.7
2.420%
$9.02
174.7
2.370
(4.14
86.8
15.8


267.5
1.4ooo
63.75
15.9
1.10o
$0.18
252.8
2.4505
$6.19
248.5
2.450
$6.08
54.3
12.7


269.1
1.4.91*
p4.01

15.1
1.18a
$0.18
252.4
2.420
66.11
248.1
2.420
86.00
61.4.
13.7


350.3


19.0
1.600
80.34
266.6
2.3*Y
(6.25
126.9
2. 30*
$2.92
68.5
14.3


126 914
75031
383 996'397
109 378 738
* 1573 880140
17346062
14 850 965
34, 19,7027
319 927 901
4 289 549 87 8
4 609477779
65 322 570
I102 418 480
107 741050
S201 759 899
60 408 268
301 164 209


337.6
1.41

18.4
1.660
00.31
288.8
2.390
(6.90
143.2
2.340
43.35
76.3
15.3


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1954 0 310310 (2)


P?,e 2


-3 .


* Includes Coflltation and Multiple Rilde
Represents an avoer e of the mileage reported at the lose of eaoh month within the period.
Includes dining and buffet service.


'I


L I


POCAHONTAS REGION


1954


1 l191







Subject to revision .


UN IV. OF FL L1I.
DOCUFh11 !CPT.

IA ri


U.S. DEPOgnTO.Y


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

lI 1111IIIIII11111111 II1111 IIIIII 1111IIIlIl INTERSTATE C IMM fME.RC.E COMMISSION
3 1262 08855 0180 BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

~ REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OFCIASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 121 reports of rovenp traffic statistics reprosbts in 30 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIESAOT INCLUDED)
mIR TIMr WI aOfr JUir 195b; AND 195k-


Statement No. M-220 (OS.D)
JUNE 1954




SOCT 1


TE UNITED-STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONT ON
I TEM193.54 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 195

AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated r.t close of month 2 5 52
SFraigh ervice 24 135 5 224 47 6281 6231 23511 23 22596 22670 52390 52 <9 6071 8071
2 Passeger service 124 667 129 92z. 4146 4424 11 657 a11 11 5 11963 27326 28285 4695 412
3. Nmber of menue onas arned 207034596 Z379u470C, 5227960 579 755 343.370856 43:44W'727 d4 412 99'6 53198713 840116112 1014.4419S5 16999589 19358280
4 Number ofrreeiue lanecarredonemieIthous) 46 1p8 71 52 6687 906 693749 751 485 6 062 003 "7751'7 757 7 273 901 9 163 682 14 O a 653 17.432 924 4 063 560 4 573 162
SFreht remeue. (666419a28 6776651 251 (16861744 $18758692 $100013 784 1 20900 409 $111770 6 4 143048 65 2286463.75 6282707986 6 42238605 647745881
6. Number of revenue pasenger e carried ,
6-01 Commuonpeamengera" . 20 920 136 235804936 3045 11 E 2 976797 3974 560 -3 998221 71 9-90919 8484 174 15010 97 1546119Z 7109 6832
6-02Allotherpamssenger . 16852305 17604338 2069446 2207948 2328328 2449829 7614.443 7720033 12009 17 12 377810 345559 387687
-03.Toa .. 37.772443 414092.74 5114564 5186 745 6 302688 6448050 15 602 362 16204207 27019614 27 839002 352668 394 519
7. Number of reiersue passengers carried one mile: -
7-01 Commutation pwMeneop" 401 3285210' 426401 631 63824664 61553 141 76031139 T6 007770 165298898 171097 110 3u5 154 681 308658021 166401 1665 4 ?
7-02.All oLber rusaners 2242442434 24038A78 401 140712457 153 357 550 324 292 o89 3153Z59 364 425113214 469599 352 690118360 976216'266 53085462 59693491
; 7-03Toal... 643 770644 2 830274032 204 537121 214910691 400 323808 429 2.67 134 590412112 640696462 1195273041 12848674; 67 53251 863 59860 03d
8. Pasenger revenue.
8-01 Commutation fa, .. 6$7971.41 48284 705 1104 18'8 1 06218 7 1 680 921 1 66739 3250 136 365640 $6 03247 6091 566 $2 8662 366
-02. ABerfar 61 301 531 67040997 4 406949 4 758785 10 900 559 11823829 C14186332 1586a280 $29 493640 3.450694 1536 7 3 4 1 697189
69279b72 675325702 5511 137 7 582097 2 2581480 13487 568 $27436470 319233920 235529.087 3854 246C 1539600 31699556
9. Pas.gerservicetrai revenues/ $110.96424,7 L118370,237 $7 469 680 ($7671598 $19 713088 $z0614-,915 24 360 5e8 26 188931 51 543 66 6 54675 444 $269125.29S $2874 520
10. Paener -mile ... 26 394012 27449040 1 564 41 E 1579094 3916907 4119576 4 753093 5016 021 1036 412 10714691 70646C3 712 588
11 Passengerarrying a-ile 1396453836 147199011 6843700 `7 120047 2107516 22270 569 26427 970 30610721 56342796 60001333 3539052 3746470
...' AVERAGES
12 Miles per revenue Lon per road 223.1 221.4 13. 129.6 176.4 17.1 63.8 172.3 17.0 171.8 239.0 236.2
13. Revenueper ton-mide .. 1.474 2. 2. 60 1.6.0 .561.6220LOW 1.0
1Co4 m. per Lon pe road 3.22 3.26 1313 13.23 12.91 $ .85 2.532 t69 1-62 12-79 $2- 1.68 2. 6..
ComwrmnbPs-o"r'ag. 62.9 6r.529 .72 .96. ,
-01. Mike per pasnger per road 19.2 1.9 21.0 20.7 19.1 19.0 s 20.2 20.3 20.0 2. 2.
-01. Revenue per p nenle 1.99 1.73 1.7 2.21 .19 1.97 1. .9 1.9. 1.72. 1.420
17-0.1 RIvenue per singer per road 60.38 0.35 10.36 60.6 60.42 60.42 401.1 O.l O.0 D0.39 00 00.5
ALL OTPm rus. Tmn C R ..A -
IS-M2. Milep per paeeongerperroad. 3.1 136.6 68.0 69.5 139.3 144.2 55. 6 0.8 ".1 78.9 153.6 1i.:
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mule 273 2.79 3.13 3.10% 3436 3.35 3.38 2.83. .3M
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road 13.6 83.81 $2.1) 62.16 .68 66.83 6 $2.06 :2.6 921.2 (:f ("
TovrA. PAssxENGE TRAmc-3C
15-08 Mies per pasenger per road 70.0 68.3 60.0 41.6 63.5 66.6 37.8 39.5 44.2 6.2 151.0- 151.7
16-03 Revenue per passeagerr-mle 2.620 2.66 2.69. 2.71 3.14 3.14 2.950 3.001 2.970 3.00 2.890 2.81
17-03 Revenue per pasenger per road $1.83 1.82 61.0 01.12 $2.00 62 09 61.12 $1.19 $1.31 4.38 66.37 6.31
18. Revenue passenger-mides per train-mile 100.2 Io3.1 130.7 136.1 109.2 10U.2 124.2 127.7 116.8 9.9 75.6 84.0
19 Revenue paseenger-miles per oar-mile 18.9 19.2 29.9 30.2 19.0 .19.3 29.8 20.9 21.2 21.4 15.0 16.0
EASTERN DISTRICT
zazITEM a zts SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION
1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month
1. Frgt ervice 60 461 60 500 37 8 37 146 44 963 44 991 53 738 53'959 27915 27951 126616 126 0
2. Pmenger service 32021 32997, 19944, 21587 24096 24753 31858 32490 16948 17465 72902 74706
3. Number of sevenueton carried 101011401 14.0602400 32 884335 35981421 .I0020171 34406351 26009472 83.68024 17109217 18426504 7313886-0 81200879
4. NumberofrevenueLorscrmledonemudleithousi 18093013 22 006066 6 518162: 7034786 6 310331 6863 564 10 997032 12 1756174 4280174 4607796 21587537 23647034
5. Freu.t revenue ... 270 84 980 33045367 '93 462354 $106639874 685 284124 691 815963 (156275584 6177030223 -. 60512816, 870711824 $302072534 6339558010
6 Number of reenue passengers earned
6-01. Commutlauonpasengera 5017706 15466024 2282356 4871024 1783 661 1625291 1829785 1 8 '3715 --6630 8882 3620076 346,5888
6-02 A.lotherpassengers 123547706 12765497 1139 741 1?326134 124321Z 1248797 1618465 1693473 496111 570437 3357788 3 512 707
6-037 NuTo uepge 27372 48 2 333 1 3422097 6197158 3026873 2874088 3448250 3525188 50274;1- 579319 6977664 69785.9
7 Number of revenue pargerne nmred one mdie
7-01. Coumutauonp passenger 305 12106: 3068624 64 26942237 52037496 35079483 3L.748.978 33874550 3.364206,5 110858 148528 69064891 65539571
7-02 Allo er passengers 943203622 1035909757 2.73671145 312269498 241560616 247106996 659026735 664360 911 124980116 144225239 1025567467 1055693146
7-03 Tota 12485L.49 04 1 344734 ;cl 300613382 364306994 27664009-9 278855974 692 901 285 698002976 125090974 144373767 1094632356 1121232717
5. Passenger revenue 2 6. 1 2 7
8-01.Comnulation fare. ...... 60318113 $6093932. $685 625 101023 $685891 660.3990 567075 54062 (1237 1698 1254203 119750
S 8-02 A oterares 6.300574 .4 148 08 67061579 679,78601 6542311 65638820,. 14699903 615 736682 3086359 3538611 2320937624914113
8-03 Total ...... 3706 ,7 ,4.0242015 67747404 69039624 63109007 6242810' 152 66 78- 626094 3087596 540309 24463581 26044063
9 Passeersm rcetrainrevenue/ (54234 625. $5754964 61309o309 0 1470,562E (1o767.924| $11.06540320 26781976 8 28 121 110 6090191 $6929569 $43640093 $46114711
.Pasenger iram-mdea 10942 675 11427279 3611487 37.85 73 3.3.2520.4 341.5244 6550491 6802143 1963 955 2018901 11 839 050 12 236286
11. Pawgercarrymngear-mule 59 882 050 6377 80-3 186066033 .20-284 452 15 425 803 215,559 90c 97 175488 38545697 8 564014 9081069 61165305 653166756
AVERAGES
Famaorr TRAwmc.
12 Miles per revenue son per o.d 79.1 .8.2 9. 1 30.2 995 428.6 4"9.2 250.2 250.1 295.2 291.2

COmrrTATION PassNaiia T ae c
3a.r% 1.128 (.1 1..s
SMiles per pa anger per ro 2 0.0 .11.8.7 .7 .5 18.5 .4 16.7 1619.1 18.9
16-01 Revenue per paseengerile .1: 1.970 .jB0 .tow-.96 ; 10o 1.67 1256i 2.4a 1.1.; 1..20 19
17-01 Revnue per passer per rod 039 0.3 0.22 -0.38 W 031 0."9 0.39 .0.19 o.35 SO. 3
ALL 0rsZA PjLsausem TRAprIc
15-02 Md esper passenger per road. 76.3 81.,1 240.1 235.5 1923 19 41107.2 3923 '51.9 252.8 305.4 300.5
16-02. Revenue per -Mede 3.29 3. .w N.54 -,2.!20 2.23 24370 2.470 2.450 2.26 .
17-02 Revenue per .= pe road a.S1 2.( V6.M0 (6.02 36 1 44.32 $9.08 49.29 662 $6 .20 $6.91 67.09
Toer. PeABEusRm TeAwFIC
03 Milee per psenger peroad... 45.6 67.6 87. 58.8 91.4 97.0 200.9 19.0 248.8 29.2 156.9 1.7
6-0. Revenue per paseenger-mile 2,97 2.990 2.583 2.4W8 2.213 42.2 2.200 2.330 2.47 2.45! 2.23% 2-.2
17-03 Bevenue per pasenger per road 1.33 61.43 62.26 $1.46 62.02 27 $4.43 4.61 S6174 86.11 3.51 3.79
18 R eenne pasmnger-milnesperln.m-mde. 114.1 117.7 8.2 94.2 3.2 .8L 7 105.8 102.6 67 71.5 92.5 91
19 Revenue psasenger-mdes per car-nule .U.8 21.1 3 2 18.0 27.9 17.9 18.s 18.1 16.6 15.9 17.9 17.8

* Includes Comftioan a n1d1*t11 e4 r d
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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 121 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 130 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
F0OR SIX 1MT88 ENDED WITsI JUiE 1954 AND 1953


Statement No. M-220 (OS.D)


ITEM UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
S1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953
AGGREGATES
1 road Fg edhtoo. .. 224163 .- 224652 6282 6280 23510 -23545 22598 22694 52390 52519 8065 6073
2. Passenere # ...e. 125792 129899 4146 "441 116Q9 11 816 11579 12171 27334 28430 4703 4712
3. Number ofr enuestoucarried 1. 101 5886444 1 278811424 32 407 120 35 316 882 1.89 562 296 229 936 787 237 318 758 288 789 318 459 288174 54 04; 7 90221-440 10474 64
4. Number ofrevenue oacavfied onemile ihouel 266 423 164 301752 190 4 583 983 4 893 170 37 05 651 43 798 663 -41 408625 50:256 859 83 058 259 8 948 92 21 745 127 '25'052'912
5. Freightrevenu .$3 639 335 274 4.85 226419 106 362 69 117 217 934 $590 044 79 $701 624 4 652152513 814 307431 134 5 5961 33 49 37 9 788 753 73 536 45
6 N u m b e r o r ,re v e n u e p a w n g e r e a r r ie d 5 5 1 3 $ 1 4.0. ... . ,
6-01 Commutationupasnges": 1,7 120 308 132 981922 18 830 920 18-621217, 24 471 394 24715 115 48 980 315 50 455 179 92 282 629 93 791 511 45 868 42 388
-W2 All other .onger. 92 184584 v,031408 11844 563 12524055 13244 857 13899544 41 341.03 43124071 66430723 69547610 2010405' 2222739
6-03 Total 219 304 892 231 013 330 30675483 31 1452728 7 7,16 251 ,:38614659 90321618 93579250 158713352 163 339 161 2057273 2266-1R27
7-01 CoNr numtatipa dedour ile. 2397708097 2427 474 34;. 383 A68 570 375.731 329 458218928 459461582 992661987 1003917077 1634349485 1639109988 1191786 1012443
7-02 Allother psMengers 11.707 122 6 98 .13 21 44 04 2 79 904 057 834 363 234 3 803 727 274 1 978 4 1 380 2 436 598 030 2 718270 03 3 5020 2 2 161 5 531 045 647 301553111 33 017 389
7-03. Total 14-104 830 795 15 642 616 363 1 163 372 627 1 210 094 563 2.261 946 202 2 437 873 962 3.429 260 017 3 722 187-110 6 654 576 646 7370 156635 302 744897 338 029 832
8. Passenger revenue
8b-o. Comnutoa farea .47 5228054 -.6 6 5 02 6 604 489 6 332 840 10071360 00026 975 119 54.5353. 19804429 $36 221142 36 164244 4 17 65 014 391
8.-0. Allother fa.e. 327702 508 .3 593 900 ,124 297 220 825 763258 157 583 861 4 418464 82 303 515 92 334007 0164184 596 162 515 729 8882 318 0068833
8-03.Tota ... 3752245462 4C=:- .89 0 830901649 632096098 667655221 4445439 $101848868 $112138436 1200405738 $218679973 6899973 (10083224
9. Pa engerervinetrainrennue/ $631 718 219 $6 96 S66 5 $4 300 021 043 937584 $112 085 502 1,20 038 322 $146 036 841 $157 900 700 $300 428-364 $321876606 16 .93 59 417 472 124
10.Passengetrami-mil 159 120 449 166 576467 241308 9171 692 23 624 534 25 1:52 851 28 743332 30891229 61609 174 65 Z15 77 4 289695 4 356 719
11. Passenger carrying cam-m .. 831 681742 8v52633665. 40 817 084 42 334 916 185 355447 134 588180 1735827066 188728978 339991597 365652074 22 254751 23643654
AVERAGES
FmaIorH Ta~Ae:
12 Mil per revenue ion per road 2319 236.0 10.1. 138.6 19 %.5 194.5 174.5 l7l.6 l10.8 178.6 241.0 239.1
13. Revenue per on-mile 1.4419 1.4W 2.20 2.396 1.592 1.6020 1.5750 1.62o0 1.624* 1.6512 1.1020 1.092%
14. Revenue per r road t3.9 $ i.28 $3.32 3.11 3.0 5 2.75 $2.82 $2.9 2.9 2.2.61
CommurTAoN PsaeNoUr TlnAIrc
O15-01 Mil per passengr per road 18.9 18.3 20.4 20.2 18.7 18.6 20.3 19.9 10.9 19.6 25.' 239
16-01 Revenue per pasenger-mile 1.9 1.92 1 22 2, 1.9 1
17-01. Revnue p p-eng er road . (0.67 f so: 66:0? ::38-.(0:3
ALL OTH= PAeaENGrR ieAnIC
15-02. Aides per pa enger per road 127.0 134.8 65.8 66.6 136.2 142.3 38.9 63.0 75.6 79.5 150.0 11.6
16-02. Revenue p-r pasenger-mde 2.80f 2.83 3.12 >'09 39 3.23 3.8 3.0 3.27 3.30 2.95 2.99
17-02 Revenue per passenger per read. 3.55 3.81 205 $2.06 :.35 -. 3 (1.99 02.14 62.47 (2.62 04.42 64.53
Tor&I PAasNER TRAFFIC
15-3 Miles per passenger per road 64.3 67.7 37.9 38.9 60.0 63.1 38.0 39.8 43.2 45.1 147.2 19.2
16-03. Bevernue per passeger-mile 2.66 2.69 2.660 2.650 2.99 3.050 2,97 3.013 2.920 2.97 2.94 2.
17-03.Reenueper p.enger per road $1.71 61.82 1.011.03 1.79 1.93 1.13 .201.26 .33
18 Revenue panengEr-en.d per train-me 88.6 93.7 125.31.9 95.7 96.9 119.3 20.5 1 3 113.0 70.6 77.
19 Revenue paengegr-.rrles per car-mde 17.0 17.5 28.5 -26.6 18.0 18.1 19.7 19.7 20.2 20.2 13.6___.3
EASTERN DISTRICT
ITEM i.iouMzo O. SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEMPOCAHONTAS REGION_______________ __________ _
1954 '1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953
AGGREGATES
Mile. of roai oad vperaie at clc of morh 4 9 5 th
1. Freignisericed 60455 -60592 37077 37146 44 91 44 99'0 53748 53 971 27 922 27 953 126631 22 691 4
2. Passengers ice .. 32037 ; 3314 20463 21779 24201 24850 31935 32"65i6 17156 17472 73292 74978
3 Number oftemenuemon earned 549 509 614 656 837 62 196 354 005 214 776 519 119090 896 141'640 750 138 998 040 156 825457 7 7 635 889 106 731 069 35 724825 405 197 27o
4 NumberofreeinueLoneca1eddoneomileitious, 104.60-3-86 124 001Z04 41 093198 14 72521.4 318200742 34852331 62 925244 698032168 25 780614 28 3702 83 120 52660U 133025 772
5 Freghtreienue. .186 288 314 1906 865 637 583949447 $6"4 902432 1435 676309 #4'801628593 $869 795 132 L 008287 789 $361 626225 $424 987 7 8 $1 667 097 666 1 913 436 150
6 Number of revenue pas ngersns carried
6-01. Coirmnuutaiqp.mengers' ; 92 329497 93833899 13535587 18336007,3 10311968 -974499.1 10896872 11011147 46 384 55812 21 255 224 20 011'950
6-02 Alolherpasseagenrs 68441128. 71771409 6.746287 78963827 6009754 6338390 8345712 8957060 2.641703 3068222 16997169 183636.72
6-03 Total 1,607706825 15605308 20281874 26232400 16311722 .6083381 192.42584 19968207 2-688087 3124034 3625ZS93 39175 622
7 Number of revenue paudengers carried one mile -
7-01 Commumtaor.passengers' 1 835 541 271 1 640122 431 158 754 684 -201884 438 2004.42 91,3 185332580 202 224 643 199277673 744 506 857 219 403 412 142 38546-7472
7-02 All other paesengers 5 31 782 472 5868 063036 1724 094 571 2002037 982 1043 1688471198741096 295072358A 3 371721345 667 353244 774 780 583 4 661 245 655 '5 345 24302a
7-03 Total 7 157 323 743 7708185467 1882849255 2203922420 1 243 611 760 1384 073e676 3 152 948227 3 570 999018 668"097 810 775 637 802 5 064657797 5730 710496
8 Passenger revenue
-OI Commuuon fare. .. ... 36 238797 036178635 $4023958 04904065 p896118 ''3412616 3 354974 3029637 8207 i 0o 6 7 $7 2592,99 6 4 232
802 Allother .... 173066914 1 92 584 562 $46 180 596 $53 676690 3 8 9 84 27 289 74 5 66 746795 81 249944 16 39219 18792 959 016454 998 127332648
8-0. Total. ........ 09 305711 22676317 $50204.554 657680755 27 23S102 30702361 672 101769 684279581 616377426 618803026 115 714297 1-3 784968
9 PasengerervkreLrain revenue / 316 5156883 $339348730 $89 175888 $9574334,5 653865104 158o016746 (136623876 $150035765 $35 537468 $39822099 I22602o4468 247 64761.
10 Passengertram-rriles .. 658698669 ,.9572491 23 349760 24759420 19 766752 20440564 38147289 39900 750 11957779 .12303242 69 871 820 'P 644.56,
U Paasengercarrymng r-mil ... 3622 54348 39 2 S 728 131 171467 1416 36 672 81 842 483 88291 64 205177 206 220957346 51 367 238 550823515 338 386 927 3641230905
AVERAGES
FarorH TeaTRiA '
12 Mie per revenueonper d. 190.7 18?.2 209.3 208.2 67.2 246.1 452.7 4.2 26 25. 338.8
13 Revenue per ton-mue 1-51 1.53 1.4 1.86 1.691.3780 '1. -1 \.38
14. Revem oper omdne9 . 2. 2.89 2.97 .10 36 3. 6. .69.
CoMMUirraior PamisaI i T*arc "
15-01. Mal per pawnger per ad 19.9 19.6 11.7 11.0 19.4 19.0 1.6 18.1 16.1 15.4 19.0 18.
16-01 RevenueperpasenguMile 1.97, 1.97% .S9 1.98 1.93 1.9 1.66 1.52 1.10" 1.17: 1 ,.80 0.
17-01 i?.avmue per paenwger per road 0.39 0.39 0.30 $0.22 0.38 00.35 0.31 0.28 00.18 0.18 00.3
ALL OrTH, PAuNaI-m IUAfnc.
I-02. Mila per passenger per road. 77.8 81.8 255.6 253.5 173.6 189.1 353.6 376.4 252.6 252.5 274.2 291.1
16- tRevenue per passenger-mile 3.250 2.2 .6 2.1268a 2.24 2.28 2.3: 2.41 2.45$ 2.432.3 2.3
17-02 evmue per passengerpe road 3 68 65 6.0 3.8 4.31 .2 9.7 6.20 6.3 6.6.93
TOTAL PasaBIGza T C.rr
1-03 Mfla per paengerper road. .44,5 46.5 92.8 84.0 76.2 86.1 163.9 178.8 248.5 248.3 132.4 16.3
-03 R venue perpaengr-m . 2. 2.67 2.62 2.19, 2.22 2.29 2.36 2.45 2.420 2.200 2.3
17-03. Haveue per pe aengeer per d 1.30 1. 2.48 2.20 1.67 01.91 (3.75 04.22 66.09 (6.o0 $3.03
18. Revenue pasesger-miles per un-mnle 108.6 110.8 80.6 89.0 62.9 67.7 82.7 89.5 55.9 6.0 72.5 78.9
19 Revenue paeengr-mdles per ar-mile 19.8 19.8 1 15.6 1.2 15.7 15.4 16.2 1..0 1____15.0 15.7

U. 5. C:,AERNMENT P hRINTW. n0 .1A4 r, l.li0 I i
SIncludesa Commautaion and multiple ide
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3 1262 08855 0339 BUREAU OF TANSfCOqr ECONOMICS TATISTCON
REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEA ,RAILW.YS$ I THE UNITED STATES

.CoJ + Compiled from 121 reports of revenue traffic stathtipt rl epre. tiPg 130 steam ryilwys,
(SWITCHING AND TEftMNAL COMPANIES JNOT IN(LYpED)

9R, THE MONTH O JU .1954 A 1953.


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)
JULY 1954


ItEM UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION REAT LAKF-REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DiTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
1954 1953 1954 1253 1954 1953 1954 193 1954 1953 1954 1953
AGGREGATES
Milei f6 road operated at lose of month.
I FreighlaieIure 224 119 24 556 6280 6231 23511 23529 22596 22 7C 52 389 52430 8090 8a072
2 Peserirraervice 124686 128856 4146 4:82 11657 11898 11 523 11 659 27326 27.939 4669 4712
3 N umber of revenue ror earned 192 64019.8 231769973 4 587944 5167134 30 687 995 40.087117 39145385 52427526 74 62,1. 34 9i7 621777 214518B u8 17 7 7 ?70C
1. Number of reenuielon earried ene mde thou il 4 5006559 5130380:5 642 445 70626' 5 899503 7116 007 7055 987 8806116 .13 597935 16638388 3356295 4 108930
5. Freight revenue 6479? .06C 6 6775959201 $1527.7554 $1708<795 $94 0 14 2 5 $1181503 417 $109:355B306 14052613C0 $218647165 $276114342 636986839 $4484248!
6 lumber of reVenue pa[ engers earned
H-01 Commuctaonpassengers 18837194 18783015 274 890 2 775 13e 3604 665 3608836 7232 709 7 595 !73 13580264 -13979 341 6519 6934
6-M02 Allother pasege rs 18S45 534 19246548 2199337 2 310329 2 582 783 2 707 604 8042189 6 305 92J 12 64 3409 13324054 401 177 445752
-H,3. TotaI 31293728 38029562 1 4942 227 50865461 6187448 6316640 15 2748986 15901 294 26404573 27303395 407696 452 686
7 Numbe l1f revenue pasmengers earned one mile-
7-0L Commulation passengers" 30.6079795 362492307 56344801 58165051 7032C377 69 741 576 152356015 157156667 2 61029193 285063294 151154 74'907
7-02 All O.er passeniere 2 512 626,68 2743589689 160654731 161753458 367705132 3 92 352 534 455 782601 5052468124 98434.664 1 059354916 58935552 66919416
7-03 Total 2 o76 90836 3106081996 219.19932 219918509 438033509 462094 110 606138616 662 405 591 18653571657 1344416210 59086706 67094323
i Pwserger revenue
-)1 Conmmutan.lionfar' 67276 485 $7133410 10140421 $983260 1554251 $1 531908 $2976660 (3093231 3 5545334 6560839 $2585 $2396
?_02 AllOtherfares a165183 04 25 69097 4961058 15047519 10681225 b 11912061 148362340 [ 6513117 304785 3 33610F97 :1667282 [1893244
-B Total 672461389 9702 507 5975479 60!0779 ? 235476 13443969 17 812 900 .19744 54r 1368023E55 3921929,6 1669867 1895440
9. Paer.gr er irce trir.revenu/ $1.10144 77 $121 101 247 6$7630178 $7673253 618 376 481 $200552 6 $23759663 626495 46: (497663 $542 24644 $263 643 1 967 A88
10 Peanpir tran-ltuie 27 4. 1934 29210935 11688536 1669999 4015 &96 4 33062 4904'740 5 315 36!3 10609 7 11 315990 73344 2 74336C
II Passengercarrying car-miles 150912987 16312 671 7636285 791 .5 2142 83 23640118 29366791 32 165424 9?147759 63956794 3777639 4001416
AVERAGES
FREiOH fLWTFFIC-
12 .nil per revenue ton per road 233.9 221.4 140.0 136.7 191.0 178.0 10.2 168.0 182.2 170.4 231.2 231.6
13 Nt4rnue per tonini]e 1.42 1.50 1.3789 2.419 1.594 1.663% 1.550 1.5960 1.608 1.660 1.102 .0910
14 Revenue per ron per r oad .3.3 .3.3.33 ..1 3.04 $.2.96 2.79 2.68 2.93 2.83 $2.55.3
Cormsmnanion Paseslon TRAanre
15-01. Mieper p n ssee rper road . 19.4 19.3 .3 21.0 19.5 19.3 21.1 .- 7. 20.7 20.4 23.2 25.2
16-01 Revenue perpassenger-mde .. 1.99% 1. 97 .7O 1.69 2.021 .20 1.:52 1.97% 1.970 1: 7 1.7:1 1.370
17-01 Reenue per p&atnger per road . 10.39 0.38 0.37 60.35 60.43 5.4l2 $0. 1 0.41 o. o.o o.0 60.35
ALLU OnTHIr PAlABENGER TRAFFIC- $
15-02 Miles per passenger per rmad 136. 1 142.5 73.1 70.0 142.4 ..9 56.7 60.8 76.8 79.5 146.9 150.1
i6-Li2 Re'rruepr panr.ger-mile 2.592 2.650 3.080 3.120 2.900 0.o14 3.26e 3.30% 3.10o 3.17 ,83%. 2.83%
17-M42 Revenuepa pe~nrger per road -. 3.53 3.77 $2.26 $2.18 $4.14 $.140 61.84 62.00 k2.38 i 62.52 61$ 64.25
T.:rTa PAOssOGER TqmAIc.
1I5-ol Mi4l per passenrger per r..ad 77.2 81.7 44.4 43.2 70.8 73.2 39.8 41.7 47.9 49.2 144.9 148.2
i-t-)j3 Re etue p.r pa.er.gr-mJe 2.52% 2.570 2.73% 2.74$ 2.79% 2.910 2.930 2.98% 2.85% 2.92% 2.830 2.83%
17-03 Re.ernue- per passenger pEr road $1.94 62.10 $1.21 $1.19 $1.98 12.13) 1.17 61.24 $1.36 61.44 4.10o 4.19
IA Revenu.- pu.anger-miles per trair.-mile 105.0 106.3 129.8 131.7 109.1 106.7 212 .0 124.6 119.' 118.8 80.6 90.3
19 Revenue pa,.enger-mil- per ca-rr.ile 19.1 19.0 28.7 27.7 19.8 19.4 20.7 20.6 .21.: 21.0 15.6 16.8
EASTERN DISTRICT I --I
ITEM INCLUDING SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
*TMPOCAHONTAS REGION I I__
*- 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953
AGGREGATES
Mdel .A ruad operated t cl .3 of m-roth
I Fr,.ghitar.re 60479 60503 37034 37144 44 963 44991 53737 53949 27 90e 27951 126 606 126891
2 Pswr..ernri-9 31S95 32 51 19&946 1 587 Z4lA.12 146f18 3L783 :2 535 16 416 17465 72743 74 616
3 Nurlmbr ofrener, rir.r scarrig.i 68139832 115 6u 5. 7 30697083 338045 99 29340290 34583 25 26"196503 29183588 17270490 18837C14 7g 807 843 8 604 627
4 Nuri.erfreTnueior.eCrmedr...rr-lih..u..', 16954 230 20747 316 6 76 1209 6873 170 6320772 6940- 95.i 11150461 11877709 4354 987 4864657 S1826220 23683 317
SFrei.hireenue $2~55634004 4320956625 87066649 $103553512 683981636 $9453972C0 156;504 e751183348012 59717Z42 $71561132 $300203553 $349448864
ti Nunber .f reve nue pa rk inger- .arrjed e 1 6 3 0 T 1
6-OJ Co.inulat..r pastaeng.r. 13 56 783 13966275 2095 674 1641271 1514165 1439418 163370 1706277 6402 9774 3154537 3 L554649
O.-r. A IJ.l.er pas-er.p-ra 13 25486 1376906 1 337191 1501023 1530355 1491631 1614463 1896082 1 549039 588 C06 3695'857 3975719
60-3 Toral 268122.69 2775606. 3433065 3142 294 3044520 2 -293104.9 344643"'. 3602 359 555441 5"97780 7048394 7131188
7 Number erl revenue pst*eers carried one mile
7-Ol C(mm ILiaor.ipa er.ger 281180347 2.85236820 24476419 184076 1a 29825793 27429 1 30492 124 31 259052 105112 158171 60 4 3029 5846845
7-j2 All M erpassengers 1043276.1L6 1126274 332 319155231 3522 98757 290534 66 303291 540 723260968 810429546 136599687 151295514 11S03951.1 1 265016600
7-03 Total 1324456563 1411512533 343631650C 370 7d6 016 320360059 33072 161 7537530928 841688599 136704999 1514536855 1210818150 1323863445
8 Pah.enger reverwue
-01. ComnulanUonfaro- $9547917 5610795 6 3D 677 493274 6586665 $541155 6511,644 $486406 $1182 91782 1o;5691 $1029 341
8- All other fares 32145605 6 35504141 7 972348 68954 182 5 994059 6449350 615733316 617972084 3337579 3 6B 340 G 25064954 926110774
A-413 Total 1376937-. '41114,36 8603032 59447456 6 5 80724 6990502 616245160 186458490 3338761 63691 122 626164645 629140215
9 Pasngerservice rain reenut 52400165 $57212532 I13660491 $14760772 $11209013 $11831(15 f26816429 630620166 $6058699 $6676161 $44084141 $49127942
10 Passenger tram- lea 11342714 12059350 3733638 3908430 55`28420 3703249 661124 7431055 1999036 2108'871 12345582 13243155
II Passngep (arrymg ear-miles 6 925 598 67958212 20212072 .1 791821 17 870 570 18250431 40753472 45340201 9151 275 *9 82 004 67775317 75372e038
AVERAGES
FkElrGHI TRArrw
12 Milea per revenue %on per road .190.2 179.8 204.5 .213. 219.4 2007 6 07.02 25.2 56. 299.8 286.7
13 ft-venue per toun-mile l. 1.47 1.38w lSO5 1. 362 04 1,51' 1. 71 w 1.375 .4
14. e per ton per road oz. 78 12.84 96 9 :W e 3 $3
15-01 Miles per passenger per road 20.7 20.4 11.7 11.2 19.7 19.1 18.7 18.3 16.4.16.2" 19.2 18.6
16-01 Revenue per paiser4er-mnle 1.97% 1.97 2.58% 2,68 1.97 1.97 1.97 L68 15.10 2" 3.10 1.825 1.75
17-N .RSenue per partenger per road '3.01 1.:2 0.30 ..3 3o.)9 $D.8 00.31 0o.8 0.28 o.3 to*.33
7$0.42 1 $0:*0 60.30 6.30 60.39 6o08 P0.31 60.29 60.218 $0
An- (Ora T PAmna TRAGIC
16-02 Miles per psawnger per road 78.9 81.8 238.7 234.7 189.8 203.3 398.6 427.4 248.8 257,3 295.4 318.2
I-S 2Rev'enueper passenger-mile 3.080 3.153 .500 2.54. 2.6% 2.13. .1-2.18 2.222 2.441 '-2.4 2.18% 2.220
17-02- avenue per passenger per road 6-.43 2.58 $5.96 5-.97 13.92 $4,2 P8,67 $9.48 6,08 $6.27 $6.44 $7.07
TuAL PsareritE n TIRAPPIC:
1b-03 Miles per passenger per road 49.4 50.9 100.1 118.0 105.2 112.8 214.6 233.6 266.1 253.4 171.8 185.6
I"-u3 Revenue per pamwenr -rr.le 2.850 2.910 2.500 -2.55 2.05O 211V 2.16% 2.19% 2.114 2.441 2.160 2.200
17-03 Re.enue per paerger per road 61.41 $1. 8 $2.51 13.01 I-7.l 4.1 5.;2 f01 .17 (5371 64.09,
18 Revenue passenger-mils per tram-anue 116.8 117.0 92.0 94.8 08 .3 10.6 .113.1 .4 "1.8 9!.1. 108.0
19 Rernue pawenger-mile per cear-rmile 21.0 20.8 17.0 17.0 18.1 18. .9 .5 17.9 18.0


* InIlta.i C omuatsslon and Multiple Ride.
./ Inoludem dining and buffet mertioe.










INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 121 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 130 steam railways

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

AOR SEVEN MONTHS ENDED ujIl J.L' 1954 ANn 1953


Statement No. M-220 (OS.D)


ITEM


AGGREGATES
NMiles of road operated h4 close of month
1. Freghl sen ice #
2. Passenger sen ice ed
3. Nmbr of revenue tOr. carried
4. Numberof revenue tmncarriedonermile ahou. I
,5. Freight revenue
6. Number of revenue passengers carried
6-I) ComrTrutation passengers"
6-02 All other pasengers
6-03 rotal
7. Number of re-er s pasengrs eared one mile
7-01 Commutauhnr, passergers"
7-42 All otber passengers
7-03 Total
8. Passenger revenue: ,
8-01 Commutaior fares . . .
8-02. All other fre .
8-03 Total
9. Passenger senice train re enue .1 .
10 Passeoger tramdnule
11 Pasengr carryng car.les . .
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAnzIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road .. .
13. Revenue per ton-nile ... . .
14. Revenue per ton per road. . .
COMMUTATION PASSENoEa TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road .
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile ......
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road .
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TaoRAFc:
15-02. Miles per pasenger per road . .
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mnil. ......
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 .


AGGREGATES
Miles f nj lj operated .t ci ,-.f it. :,ith
1. Fre.gpit eri.e
2. P.anerger ,cri
3 Number of rneted" cOrn carried
4 Numnitpe of re feric m onscarriedorrip irlethowoi,
5 Freight ffretre.-
6 Number of re erue sasenge-r cared
6-01 Comre".wuaor, passengers'
6-02 Alfother p a engers
6-03 Total
7 Numruer of revenue passengers earned tun- mile-
7-01 CommuLatior, paasenger.'
7-02 All other passengers
7-03 Total
SPassengr er retrVnu
I-01. Comr u lat.Or fre."
&-0i. All other fars
S-03 totr l
S Pasenpr service train reepr.ue 1/
10 P"aenyer tram-rruola
II Pasenger carrying car-miles
AVERAGES
Famiour Tr.nrir
12 Mides per reernue ton per road
13 Revenue per ton-mile
14 Revende per ton per road
('umrMMLrATTIOj PAsIrNGorR TRAric "
15-0J Miles per passenger rer road
16-0l erenue per paser.ger-rrile
17-01 Reter.ue per passenger per road
A.. Ol(HnB P-BENuGEs TRAFFIC
I)-02 MAles pr pae p nger per road . .
16-02. Revenue per pa.ienaer-mnF .
17-02 Re-.nut per pa&enger per road .
TOTAL PBsessiiho TRArFFI
15-4 3 Mlls per paerwngr per r.wad
16-03 lRevero per passinger-mile
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road
18 Revenue pIamenger-miles per iamin-LdJe
19 Rei

UNITED STATES


NEW ENGLAND REGION


GREAT LAKES REGION


CENTRAL EASTERN REGION


EASTERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION


1)954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1 1 1954 1953 195 I 1953 195* 1953


F I -I* I. I I i I


224 158
125 632 2
1 894 614 433
311 470 363
64 4382 41 623
145 957 502
110 641 118
256 598 620
2 763 787 892
14 219 9 i 267
16 983 739 1a9s
: b4 600 340
S392 666 02
447 t8o 842
$741 865 60C
186 542 383
9e2 725 729


240' .6
2f.439#
(3.46
18.9
1.980
$0.38
128.5
A 2.76%
63.55
66.2
9.644
61.74
91.0
17.3


2S4 635
1.9 748
1 E.10 575 363
35E 055 995
65 259185 62 1

151 '764 937
117 77 956
269 04 693
2 7899 S9 648
.5 958 933 731
18 748 900 37 9
$53 768 430
S446 16P 99 7
4 93142 7
804 065 8 88
196 167 402
1 C58 386 03 Q


* 6 282
4 146
36 995 064
5 226 428
6121 639 623
2i 57.3810
14 043 900
35 617 710
441 613 371
940 756 788
1 382 572 159
$7 6186.50
:29 2568169
i36 877 019
$49 930 199
10 929 844
48 4 55 695


6 272
4404
40 464016
5 5 99 435
6134;02 730
1396 349
14 634 384
36 230 733
433 896 3 6 0
996 116 692
1 430 013 07 2
t7 516 100
30 810 77 7
38 126 867 7
$51610 837
10 641 691
502 6 168


23 510
11.616
Z20 513 291
42 955 775
t6840590 C04
28a076 059
15 627 640
43 903 699
528 547 305
2 171 432 407
2 699 979 712
i11'625 611
68 65 C 866
779890 697
$130 461 983
27 640 530
1474 96 130


2.3 54 3
11 6829
269 963904
50 924 270
1620327 431
28 '3,23 951'
16 607 34 8
44 931299
529 Z03 158
2 370 764 91 4
2 899 968 07
611 586 66 3
76 330 52 5
687 689 408
$140094 250
29 483 47 ,
156 4282-9 8


22 E 96
11 71
S276 464 143
48 464 612
$761 507 899
t6 213 024
49 3834 a92
105 !96 516
1 145 018 002
2.692 380 831
4 037 398 833
Sea sat 012
*97 139 755
S119 661 768
$169 796 454
33 648 072
203 193 857


S. 6 0 0
12 125
341 216 844
59 062 97 5
i94 E33 561
.6 050552
51 429 992
109 480 544
1 161073 744
3 223 518 95 7
4 3864 92 701

$22 b97 660
106 985 32 a
131 682 984
$184 396 165
36 206 59'
220 6,4 -10 ;


i- 11-I I I I I-


26.7


18.4
1.93%
60.35
S136.1
2.80%
$3.80
69.7
(67%
61386
95.6
17.7


141.3
2.327%
63.29
20.5
1.270
10.35
67.0


38.8
2.67
$1.026
126.5
28.5


138.3
2.3990
03.32
20.3
1.69%
$0.34
67.1
3.090
$2.08
39.5
S.2.67#
$1.05
131.9
28.4


194.8
$3.10
18.8
2.20f
(0;41
137,2




$1.82
97.7
18.3


188.6
1.6131
63.04
18.7
2.180
60.41
142.8
.220

64.5
3.030
$1.96
98.4
18.3


175..3
1.571%
$2.75
20.4
1.97$

58.6


38.2
2.96%
$1.13
120.0
19.9


173.
1.6179
$2.80
20.0
1.979
$0.39
62.7
3.38%
62.12
40.0
3.010
11.20
121.1
19.8


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27 333
533 972 498
96 646 6815
1 567 20 72o
100 862 893
79 255 032
185117 925
2 115 378678
6 004.572 026
8 119 950 704
$41 766 474
(194 66- U10
-336 429 464
1350 188 636
72 'I8 440
399 147 356


181.0
1.6220
12.93
20.0
1.970
0o.39
75.8
3.240
62.46
43.9
2.910
$1.28
112.4
20.3


53 505
28 3-.
6 !; 6.4 76 4
115 566 660
1 909s 463 72 2
107 77085 2
S2 67174,4
190 642 57 6
21241732 c62
6 590 400 0063
8 714 573 84$
$41 77 64 3
(216 16 62 6
257 699"6 9
6376 101 .5l u
'16 531762
429 t06 668


177.4
1.6520
$2.93
19.7
1.970
60.39
79.5
3.28#
$2.61

2.964
$1.35
113.9
20.3


8 069
4695
104 73,9 948
25 101 4 22
$276 715 592
53 387
2 411 582
S 464 9699
1 342 94-0
360 488 663
361 831 603
S20 240
(10 549 600
110 569 840
618 727' 62
5 023 137
26 032 590


239.7
1.1021
$2.64
25.2
1.510
$0.38
149.5
2.930
64.37
146.8
2.92%
$4.29
72.0
13.9


8074
4 712
12' 533 41 2
29 161 84 c.
318. 378 94 1
49 322
669 491
7.18 B1 3,
187 350
4039 36 60 5
405 1E4 1.5
616 78 7
(11 96; 07 7
119 78 664
$20 4600 )O.
5 10007 9
27 645 07 -


238.0
.0920
2.60
24.1
1.440
. $0.34

1.60


1*9.0
79.t
12.7


EASTERN DISTRICT
ITEM INCuJIa SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
TEM POCAHONTAS REGION

195 1953 1959. 1953 1954 511953 19541] 1953 1954 f 1953 1954 1935


60 45
32 026
63o0 712 446
121 748 2<37
-1 b43 922 318
10o 91o 280
61 666 14
167 562 6S94
2 116 721 618
S365 060 6b9
4681 782 307
41 7866 714
S.05 212 610
1246 999 ?24
636d 915 9S9C
77 Z41 563
42- 179 946


190.6
1. 515
62.89
20.0
1.97W
60.39
77.9
3.22%
$2.51
45.2
2.91%
$1.32
109.8
19.9


u :, 7 9
333 07|
774 196 176
144 748 522
2 .27 04f 663
107 o.0 174
65 541 .1 5
193 361369
2125 60 63.2
6 994 -..37 368
9X11 b968 000
$41 7.69 430
2zo088 70 3
2'26 076 133
3w6 561 2.6 2
.1 6.31 84 1
457 .53 940


187.0
1.5390
$2.88
19.7
1.97#
60.39
81.8


47.2
2.960
$1.,10
111.7
19.9


37 C.71
20 .93
227 047 08o
47 369 307
16'1 old0096
15 C31 461
8 083 478
23 714 930
163 231 103
2 043 249 801
2 226 480 45
64 654 636
(54 155 941
(58 810 577
6102 839 027
27 083 398
151 383 530


208.6
1.417%
62.96

11.7


252.8


93.9

1g.7
1S. 47


37 146
1 752
2486 ol 41 6
51 595 304
1768 4.3 5944
19 S-77 34 4
9 397 350
29 374694

20o 291 69S
2 354Z.36 739
2 574 6Z6 437
$ 4497 33B
S24 30 872
167 128 21,1
6110 502 01o4
28 667 65 ,
163 4 8492


807.6

NS.9
11.0
2.040
00.23




87.6
2.610
62.29
09.8
U'.8


44 962
24 175
146 431 166
36 141 513
$519 657 945
11 6826133
7 540 109
19 366 242
230 266 706
1 333 703 113
1 563 s7l 611
64 482 783
29333043
133 815 826
$65 074 113
23 295 172
99 713 053


257.0
.1.362W
$3.50
19.5
1.953
60.38
176.9.
$3.89
80.8
2.160
$1.75
67.1
15.7


44 90,
24 61 7
1762 2407 5
41793 292
$574 702 31 3
11 184 409
7 830 02 1
19 014 430
12 762 201
1502 032 636
1714 794 83 7
63953 769
(33 79095
137 6L 2 86 4
$69 648 361
24 143 81 3
106 541 697


237.2


19.0
1.860
60.35
191.8
2.251
$4.31
90.2
2.200
61.98
71.0
16.1


53 748
31 910
165 517 "234
74 075 705
1 026 299 807
12 530 642
10 160 175
22 C f1 017
232 716 767
3 673 984 552
3 906 701 319
63 866 818
684 480 110
588 346 '286

$163 440'304
44 965 413
245 930 676


447.5
1.3050
6.20
*1 8.6
1.66%
60.31
361.6


172.2
12.26
86.9


53 96 "
32 63 8
186 009 045
61 680 92 7
)1 19 635 801
12 717 42 4
10 653 14 2
23 7056 6
230 36 726
4162 150 891
4 412 667 61 ;

63 516 04 3
S 99 22202 8
1102 738 071
o180 655 931
47 331 785
266 i97 547


439.1
1.490

18.1
1.530
00.28
385.3


187.2

93.2
16.6


27 918
17 126
114 906 379
30135 601
6421 343 457
52 786
3 190 742
3 243 528
8496 98
603 953 1113
604 802 809
19 389
(19 706 793
19 716 167
$41 596 167
13 956 817
60 518 51-3


262.3
1 3980
5.67
16.1
1.10
10.18
252.0
2.450
66.18
248.1
2.450%
66.08
57.7
13.3


.7 95 3
17 47 1
125 562 64 v
33 234 660
$496 5486 900
65 56
3 656 22 E
3 721 814
1015 390
;26 07609 7
927 09146 7
6 11849
22 4682299
i22 494 14 P
146 498 26,0
4 412 113
64 664 359


254.7
W-- 114940
,.95
.15.5
,1.17%
6.18
253.3.
9.430
66.15
249.1
2..3

14.2
(L433


12Do 26
73 k41
428 854 699
142 352 619
$1 967 301 909
24 409 76'1
20 891 02u
45 3007 67
463 635 171
5 811 640 776
6 270 475 947
$8 356 990
(1-3 519 951
141 o78 941
$ .70 110 584
82 217 402.
406162 244


3'1.9 '
1.3820





276 ,
16.39




15.1


126 91u
74 926
4437 795 769.
156 709 0o9
2z e26O 7 014

z3 967 419
2 339 39
46 306.61u
4 J. 3 14.3.1 7
6 10 259624
7 054 573 941
117 408L. 661
5443 4 22
162 5 08 3
1897 008 5 8
B5 887 71 1
437 703603


820.1


165
16,1


t.. 5 GOVERNMENT PRIJNTDI OFFICE.1954 0- 110S10 41


Page 2


* Includes C'OmUtation and Multiple Ride.
# Represent ,an average of the mlleage reported at the close of each month within the period.
1/lnoludes dining and buffet serv oe.


III I








Subject to revision


UNIV. OF FL LIB.
DOCUSDDEPONTO,

IA At & fl AAA


U.S. DEPOSITORY


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

lI 1iI 1 ii 1 ii nI i ili I III 11111111)111
3 1262088550487 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
-__ BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 121 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing X30 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


Statemust No. M-220 (OS-D)
AUGUST 1954


OR THE MOrNTR OF AVOWsT 1954 AND 1953


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 19533 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
SFreiht service .... ...... ....... 224114 284514 6280 6231 23529 22598 22670 52389 52430 8089 8073
2. Passengerservice. ............ 124054 128588 4107 418 I 11698 11523 11765 27887 27845 4575 4712
3. Numberofrevenue tons carried ...... 205776059 238818655 486733 6 5352370 41289127 43450866 52669741 81365302 99311238 16738789 20589835
4. Numberof revenue.onscarm .onem ilClhou 47319928 54639559 687429 781857 7 758 217 7 419 865 9360806 14379032 17900880 4107918 4955777
5. Freight revenue 664609763 1773876039 $159007668 183285.78 119579 642 411992445 #144 947076 #225068407 $282855296 $41887249 #51565964
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
60. Commutationpassengers *. . 20327556 19835206 2896172 2724367 5738835 7838106 7936959 14358849 14394161 5929 7079
6-02.All otherpasenogers . 17532665 18426445 23.95850 2534977 2625588 7313991 7695825 12102187 12664390 373105 432971
6-03.Total ... . . ..... 37 860221 38261651 5092022 5067344 6358423 15152097 15632784 26461036 27058551 379034 440050
7, Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpassengers ......... 397740772 3857697726 621623550 57196704 72 705183 165596719 165025407 298862913 294927 234 150534 173573
7-02. Allotherpassengers ........ 2 526 656396 2 579 528 220 154713'397 166 153 191 384 823 577 442 792 684 476 370 284 9898 65 859 1027347052 55855 989 65878 473
7-03. Total . . ...... 2268397168 2965297946 216875747 223349895 457528700 608389403 6415395691 1288728772 138274286 56006523 66052046
8. Passenger revenue:
8-1. Comm.utation fares' ......... 68156798 $7626639 o1082a687 1000336 $1.568120 .3469585 03225170 06113043 05793626 28592 42291
8-02.Allotherfares. . . 65 8'43 2 5 7 69118 651 4754800 5 110386 11139399 t14515758 15 599262 130531202 (31849047 1550231 1794203
8-03. Total .............. 73400055 76 747 290 537487 6 110722 212707519 17 985343 318824 432 36 644845 037 642673 552 823 1796494
9.Passengerservicetrainrevenuel/ . 113393230 #119840390 #7 721373 $8012894 #20042683 #24558874 (26032951 #51915559 054088528 #2627963 #2966235
10.Passengertrain-miee . 27128072 28368436 1669654 1652933 4836858 4880790 5172764 10549083 11 062555 717,318 740321
I1.. Passenger carryingear-miles . 152139815 55927431 7596861 7896519 22723412 29 208436 30744899 '59 349247 61 3646830 3648492 3923104
AVERAGES
FREIGTr TAmIc:
12 Miles per revenue ion per road . 230.0 228.8 141.2 146.1 189.8 187.9 -170.8 1777 176.7 80.3 245. 2.7
13. Revenue per on-rmie . 1.405 1.416 2.313 2.344 1. 1.5 1.509 1.5 1.5 180 1. 1.041
14 Revenue person perroad. 3.23 03.24 03.27 03.42 .2.94 2.90 2.58 (2.75 2.77 2.85 $2.50 62.50
CoiMprwarTior PAsaseoRa TaarrAc *
1-1 Miles per passenger per road . 19.6 19.4 21. 21.0 19.6 19.5 21.1 20.8 20.8 20.5 5.4 24.5
16-01 Revenue per phasenger-mile 2.05. 1.98. 1.7* 1.75. 2.201 2.160 2.10% 1.95 .2.05 l. 1. 1.32
17-01. Revenue per asenger per road . 0.40 0.38 00.37 $0.37 00.430.42 0.44 0.41 0.43 (0.44 0.32
ALL OraN Pasasoan Ta Ma
15-02 Miles per passenger period. 144.2 140.0 70.5 70. 151.4 146.6 60.5 613. 81.8 81.1 149.7 152.2
10-M Revenue per pamenger.irdle 2.58% 2.684 3.07% 3.o1% .8.28
17-02 Revenue per passenger per road . 3.72 03.75 #22.17 2.18 4.3, -.24 01.98 #2.03 02.52 (2.51 #4.15 A
TomA. Ps sroran TanaRic
1O-03 Miles per passenger per road . 77. 77.5 42.6 44.1 74.5 72.0 40.2 41.0 48. 48.9 147.8 150.1
16-03 Reenue perpaengermile . 2. 2.59 2.69 2.74 2.77 2.78% 2 96 2.93 2.84 2.85 2.770 2.72
17-03 Revenue per passenger per road 1.94 2.01 1.15 1.21 2.06 2.00 1.191.20 1.38 1.9 4.08
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile.. 107.9 104.5 129.9 135.1 115.9 108.0 124.6 124.0 122.2 9.5 8.1 89
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 19.2 19.0 28.5 28.3 20.6 20.1 20.8 20.9 21.7 21.5 153. 16,8
EASTERN DISTRICT
z icUoDI SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION ________ '
1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightervice.............. 60478 60505 37044 37144 44969 44991 53733 5392 b27897 27951 126592 126867
2. Passenger service ... ........ 31862 32557 19928 21587 23527 245,55 31 783 32424 16954 17465 72264 74444
3. Number of revenue tons carried.. . .. 98104091 119901073 33542450 35750559 29742 921 3647707A 27245250 28599597 17141347 18090353 74129518 83167023
4. Number of revenue tonsearried one mile(thous). 18486950 22856657 6737348 7343871 6642889 7358548 11178284 12479398 4874451 4601085 22095624 24439031
5. Freightrevenue. . . . 266955656 334421260 #92352209 #104301320 090355 564 96.0,7541 (156.019854 017167837S 58928480 #67397540 305 301 898 0335153459
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutationpaseers*. ..... 14364778 14401240 2499751 2230419 1724559 1546548 1732189 1648368 6279 8631 35463027 3203547
6-02.All other passengers. .........1247529'Z 13097361 1293731 1480428 1322976 1296666 1;906810 7 1968129 533856 583861 3763642 3848656
6-03. Total . . . ...26840070 27498601 37934,82 3710847 3047555 2843214 3638999 3616497 540135 592492 7226669 7052203
7. Number-eof revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01.Commutationpassengerse....... 899013447 295100807 31703781 28343502 34375834 31069577 32543 825 33.1111400 10388 144640 470235544 62825617
7-02.Allotherpasengers. ......... 1045721848 1093825525 31227092`7 351738784 267810993 262401705 767116388 72 989752 135736240 148172454 1170663821 1134563911
7-03.Total . . . 1344735295 138832632 343974708 380082086 302186827 293,471282 79960213 755101152 135 8 40125 148317094 1237687165 1196 8893288
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutation fares* . 6 .115635 (5795917 0826384 #758274 6667761 590 911 $54586b5 481899 01153 $1638 6$1214779 *1074448
8-02. Allotherfares . 32 81 433 335643250 7888195 8912270 5 11482 5694813 16.135630 17-58 513 3326 517 3609805 25 273629 6563131
8-03. Total ............... 38197068 39439167 8714579 39670544 6479243 (6285724 316661 495 17740412 3327670 3611443 626488408 7637579
9. Paigerse rvice trainrevenue /... ..... #. 4543522 657054 763 614070596 115489030 011224 361 611190211 127357769 029445690 66196982 #6660696 644779112 47296597
10 Passengertrain-miles . . .. 11267001 11602876 3723745 3894721 3468551 358547b 6696901 6998384 1971874 2086980 12137326 182670839
I. Passengercarrying car-miles . . 62997739 65287934 20016994 21641904 18114536 17497 387 41782 726 41861 11, 9 227985 9639093 69 125082 68997593
AVERAGES
FprIOHT Ta.AC: 2 9 3
12 Mdes per revenue ton per road . 188.4 190.6 .200.9 .20 223.3 201.7. 410.3 436.3 249. 4 254.3 98.1 293.9
13 Reienue per ton-mile 1.4. 1.463 1.37 1.420 1.360 1.306 1.39% 1.376% 1.379% 1..6 1.382% 1.372
14. Re-enue per ton per road. 2.72 2.79 50,2.75 62.92 63.04 2.63 65.73 6.00 3.44 3.73 4.12 64.03
CoMM IATrro PA aNGE TR C "c '
I-01 Miles per psenger per road 20.8 20.5 12.7 *12.7 19.9 20.1 18.8 18.9 16.5 16.8 19.4 19.5
16-01 Revenue per paseanger-mile . 2.05 1. 2.62 2.684 1.94% 1.90% 1.68 1.55. 1.110 1.130 1.83 1.720
17-01 Revenue per passenger per road . 00.43 00.40 0.33 D0.34 (0.39 00.38 00.32 (0.29 00.18 00.19 #0.35 60.34
Au. OTHER PABeNomE Taamc:
16-02. Miles per passengerper road. . 83.8 83.5 241.4 237.6 202.4 202.4 02.3 367.9 254.3 253.8 311.0 294.8
16-02. Revenue perpaenger-mile . 3.07 3.000 2.530 2.530 2.170 2.17 2. 2.3802.45% 2.44 2.16 2.340
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road 2.57 2.57 06.10 66.02 64.39 4.39 48.46 68.77 0 6.23 6.18 66.72 66.90
ToTAL PAssENGER TRAGIC: 8..
1-03. Miles per passenger per road. . 50.1 50. 90.7 102.4 99.2 103.2 219.7208.8 251.5 250.3 17, 169
2.1.o24e2.430%2.:
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile 2.84 2.84 2.53 2.5Ko 2.114 2.14 % 2.09 2.359 2.4 2.
17-03. Revenue per pasenger per road . 1.42 1.43 $2.30 2.61 2.1 2.21 4. 4.91 6. $6.10 3.67 3.2
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 9.4 117.6 2.497.681.9 119. 07.9 6.9 71020 5
19. Revenue passenger- niles per car-mile :21.3 21.3 .2 7.6 :.7 16.8 1:.1 18. u5.4 17.9 17.3


* Includes Comentation and Multiple Ride
/ Inoludea dining and buffet service.








INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 121 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 130 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR EIGHT MONTHS ENDED WITH AUGUST 1954 A l 1953


Statement No. M-220 (OS.D)


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREATL-.AKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953

AGGREGATES
1Miles Freight adervctedtefmnth:.' 24153 224619 6282 6267 23510 23541 22598 22687 52390 52495 8071 8074
2. '.. e. r s 125 437 129 603 4141 4376 11621 11838 11565 12079 27 27 28 293 4 680 4712
3. Numberofrevenue tonsiet d ..........1500 107791 1749394018 41862402 45836386 253560389 311253031 319913416 393886586 615 336 07 750976002 121478737 143123 247
4. Numerof revenuetonssarriedon mile(thous) 358 790 285 407695 53 5 913 857 6 381291 49 227 513 58682487 55 884 477 68423781 111 025 847 133 487559 29 209 340 34 117 619
,. Freightrevenue ......... 5.146 851 386 6033061 661 #137 540 591 $152 631308 $781 234 198 $939907073 $873 500 344L 099 780637 $17922 75133 62192 319010 $318 602 841 $369944905
6. Number of revenue passengers carried: 64051130 65987511 120221742 122165013
01.Cmmuttsn e ....... 166 285 058 17i 600 143 84469982 24120716 31700 630 32056786 64051130 65987511 10 221 742 2165013 59316 : 401
6-2. Allotherpasengers ......... 128173782 135704401 16239750 17177361 18419986 19232936 56697483 59125817 91357219 95536114 2784687 3102462
603. Total ............... 294456840 307304544 40709732 41298077 50120 616 51289722 120748613 125113328 211578961 217701127 2844003 3158863
7. Number of revenue pamengers carried one mile:
7.01; Commutationpasengrs nem.......le3161528664 3175736374 503975721 491093084 899651149 601908281 13106147211326099151 2414241591 2419100516 1493474 1360923
7..024 Alotherpsenge ........ 16 748 607 663 18538 461 95 1095 472 185 1162 69 883 2 563 792 185 755 588 491 3 335 173 515 3 699 889 241 6994437885 7617747615 416344652 469815278
7-03.Total .............. 19 910136 327 21 714198 3251 599 447 906 1 653362967 3 163443 334 3 357496 772 4645 788236 5 025988 392 9 408 679 476 10 036 648 131 417 838126 471176 201
8. Pa gser revenue: .
8-01. Commuttionfares . . $62957138 *61 397069 $8 701 537 ,$85a16436 #13186382 913127002 25 991598 '86122830 47879517 $47566268 22832 $19078
ABoterfare 458 131759 515281647 634012969 635921163 179 525730 (87469 924 Ell 655 513 124 584586 22 194 212 6247 975673 128099831 613756280
8-03.Total .. . . 521088897 5.67o716 42714506 544237599 92 712 112 100596926 .37 647111 6150707416 5.73073729 5295541941 112 122663 (13775359
9. Pasmenprervicetrainevenue/. . 85525 41.8 923 903 853 57 651 572 $59 623 731 6150 097 95 $160 136 933 $194 355 328 (,10 429 114 '402 104 195 $430 189 7768 21.355225 2 23426247
10 Pssenger tram-nuli 213.670 455 224 555 838 12 599498 124.94624 31 639769 33 720337 38 528 862 41 379 356 82 768129 87594317 5 740 455 58 40400
11. Paeeercarryingea-mdes ........1134865545 1 214 313 467 5605231 58182667 170042080 1.81151710 2358402 23 251639301 45849b604 490973698 89L681082 315,68176
AVERAGES
fmnaoirr Taa nc: 23. 6.1.
12.rMiles per revenuetonper road ..... 19.20 1.5 20. 19.2 194.1 188.5 174.7 180.4 177.8 1. 1 28.
13,. avenue per ton-mile..... ..... .. 1. 1. 2.3 26 2.392 15816 1. 56 1.60 1.61 1.91 .
14. Revenue per ton per road . 3.33 3.6 $3.29 $3.33 63.082 3.02 $2.73 $2.79 12.914 2.923 2.62 62.38
CoTuKxBoc PASSNOD TaaC:" c 1.4
17-r. Mevs per passenger per road .. 19.0 18. 20.6 20.4 18.9 18.8 2051. 20.1 20.1 19.8 25.224.
-6.108-1.970 1.530
18-0. Revenue perpassengermile . 3. 10 3.
17-01. Revenueper passenger per road .35 1...90 02.0 $2. ... 2 4.51 1.9 2. 2.6 0.39 0o.38 .34
ALL'OER PA R0.360A6ER0420.I1T
15-02. Miles perpassengerperuroad.. .... 130 136.6 67. 67.7 139.2 3.33#58.8:62.6.76.6 79 149j M,"

T17M.R PASSENGER 67 3 6. $ 09 0209 4.32 2 :$ 1 2$2.60o 035 $.
AITiEM POCAHONAS REGO:
5-03 Miles per passengerperroad. . 67.6 707 39.3 0.0 635.5 38.5 0.2 44.5 6.1 146.9 19.2
16-03. Revenue per paseng -mile .... 2.62 2 6 .6 2.67% 2.68% 22.936 83.000 2.i.300% 2 t2." .946 290 2.926
17-03 Revenue pr passenger per road 1.77 1.88 41.05 61.073 1.85 $1.96 2$1.1 2 2 117 16 72.8 80.7
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 93.2 96.7 126.9 132.3 100.0 99.6 120.6 21 117 146 9
19. Revenue paenger-miles per car-mile 17. 28.5 28. 18.6 .5 20.0 2 0.0 20.5 0.4 4.1 14.9
EASTERN DISTRICT .
I10=cu0 o SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION ________ __________ __________
1954 1953 1954: 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953
AGGREGATES"
Miles of road oper ted at elos of month:
S. Freightservice........." 6.......... 60461 6056' 37068 37146 44-62 44990 55745 53962 27917 27 952 120 624 12904
2. Pasengerservie 3............ 32007 330,05 20336 21732 24093 24785 31897 32611 17104 17470 73094 .... 74 6 6 6
3. Nuimberofrevenuetonscarried ............ 736814944 bV409924. 8260589538 I84331977 178,174 10O7 212701148 ,192 762 584 2 14 60864 8 1351 766 618 143653002 502703309 570962792
4. Numberofrevenuetonscarriedonemile(thous). 140 23S167 167`605i78 54 100 655 58 942255 4478440 a 49151630 85 253 9898 94160532-5 34410052 37835966 164444443 181148120
5. trevenue............... ..... 0877-74 62562263923 6763370305 6870'757 -64 $610011E50 1670 779 6 4 1 182 319 661 k363 314 179 4802 71l937 $563 946 4411 $2272 t03 1077 $z 596 04047 4
6: N= of revenue pasMengers carried:
6-01.Commutationpassengers......... 120281058 1222214i4 "18131212 22207763 13550692 730957 14263031 14365792 59065 74217 27872788 ,,27170966
6-02.Allother passengers ......... 94141900 98638576 99377209 10677770 6863085 --9126687 12066984 12821271 37245-98 4240089 24654667 26:188047
6-03.Total .. . 14422964 220859990 27 2508 421 33085541 22413777 21857644 26330015 27187063 3783663 4314306 52 527455 53359013
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7.-01 Commutationpsseners..oe....le:2 415735065 2 420461439 214 934 884 248 635 001 264 644 A40 243 831770 265 260 592 261 648 126 953 583 1160030 530 858 715 506 639934
7-02. Aotherpassengers.. ..... 410 78 537 8 087 562 893 2 355 20 729 2 706 075 523 1. 60114 13.06 1 764 434 341 4 441 100 940 4 906 14064 3 939 689 351 1 074 248 5.51 6 982 304 97 7 74423535
7-03. Total.... ...... .. 9 626 517 602 10508024332 2570 455 613 2 954 710524 1 866 158646 28 00466119 4 706 361 53 5167 788 769 940642934 1075408581 7513163112 8251463469
"0. Commu action fares* 47902349 (47585346 $5481020 5825561'4 $5 150 44 4 4544680 64412683 $3997942 $105482 13487 $9573769 8556109
8-02 Allotherfaree . 237 294 043 61731953 62 044 135 671 543141 35 144526 39 433 908 100615 740 6116 480541 823033 315 26092104 6158 7935B1 l12 006 553
8-03. Total . . . 12858196392 (309317299 567 525155 76 798 75 640295070 643 978 588 e 105028423 120478483 523043857 ,26105591 1685367350 1905&2662
9 Paisngerservice train revenuei. 6423459 52U 453616025 $126909199 $125988679 $76298471 $61038572 190798073 6210101621 647793149 $5315895 *i1486893 (344299149
10. Passengertrain-mlee 850a564 93434717 3d 807143 32562571 26723723 2772928 516682 14 54r30169 15926691 16 4909 0 94354728 98556550
11. Passenger carryingear-miles .. 177 "5 .. .488177686 522 841674 171400533 185070397 217827422 124039084 287 713406 3001558660 69746498 74 503 45 475287 :2o 506 701196
AVERAGES
Famsour Tawr sic.
12. Miles per revenue ion per road. . 190.3 187.5 207.6 207.3 251.4 231.1 442.3 438.8 261.1 264 327.1
13. Revenue per ton-iule . 1.529 1.411 1.41 1.621 1.365. 1.387 1.4 1.396 1.T1 1.382
14. Revenue per ion per road . 2.87 2.93 3.07 (3.42 63.15 62.13 "6.35 $3.64 63.93 4.52 55
ComuTAurno PasezmoG Tmc ,
I-i Miles per passenger per road . 20.1 19.8 11.9 11.2 19 .19.2 18.6 18.2 16.1 15.6 19.0 18.6
16-01 Revenue per pasenger-mile 1 1.9 7 2.55 2.11 19 1.8 1660 1.6 1.11% 1.16 1.80f .
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road 0.0 0.39 .0.30 60.24 (0. (0.36 (0.31 0. (0.18 0.18 0.34 (0.
AL Oniaa PAasemiaza Tams&m:
1-02 Milesper passenger per road . 78.7 82.0 251.2 248.8 180.7 193.3 368.0 382.7 252.3 53.4283.2 295.
16-02 Reven.ue perpassenger-mle 3.20 3.24 2.63 2.64 2.19 2.23 2.2 2.37: 2.4 2.43 ~ '2 230
17-02 Revenue per paeger per road 2.52 2.65 46.62 $6.58 63.97 $4.32 48.34 9.08 6.1 $6.15 6* 95
Tora. Pasa=Nora TanRAC"
15-03 Miles per passenger per road ... 45.8 47.6 93.4 89.3 83. 91.9 190.1 2 .6 249.3 143.0 1 .6
16-03 Revenue per pasenger-midle 2.90r 2.2 2.63 2.60 2. 2.19 2.23% 2.3 2.45 2.43 2 24% 2*324
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road U." $.i6 2.45 2.32 01.80 s2.01 63.99 64.43 "6.09 $6.05 "3.21 657
18 Revenue passenger-miles per tra -mie. 111.0 112.5 83. 90.7 69.7 72.4 91.1 95.1 59.1 65.2 79.6 .7
19. Revenue passenpr-mile per car-nile 20.1 20.1 15.0 16.0 _15.8 16.2 16.4 16.8 13.5 14.4 15.8. .3
U. S. GOVERNMENT PRIrTIN OFFICE: 1954 0 310310 (5)
Znoludesa COoeutation and Multiple Rlde.
# Repreents an average of the mileage reported at the lose of eaoh month within the period.
/ Inoludes dining and buffet service.


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31262088550040 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from'121 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 130 steal railways

(SWITCHING ANb TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF SEPTIMBEf~ 1954 AN 1953


Statement No. M-220 (OS.D)
SEPTEMBER 1954


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ITEM

AGGREGATES
Miles or road operatedd at rloe or nironL
S Freghti senice
2. Passenrger ervice
3 Number of revenue tons earned.
4I Niuber of revenue lns earned one nuleI Lhou8s .
5 Freigte resentbe
6 Number of reranu peasrngera earned
6-01 Cotriutauon passwngers"
6-02 All other paasenrigprs,
6-3 Toud
7 Number of reterrue p4iaengers carried one male,
7-01 C-ommutation paerenpres
7-02 Al other passengers
7-03 TuelJ
8. PsawNnger revenue
8-01 Cormrmultalion ra .
!-02 All oherfar . .fsr
s-43 Total . .
9 Puaegpr, er rice train revenue ...
10. P&sseng-r au n-amler u. ,
I g Pmassengrryng y car-nules
S AVERAGES
F'E IGTIr TA rIC
12 Mdes per revenue Ion per road . .
13 RBvenue per ton-.ile
14 Revenue per Lon per road ...
CouMUTrrnrIN Pft6E NuKB TTAETiC
15-01 MWJe e pser aaenger per road .
16-01 Reenue per passengerrodle .. ....
17-01 ResFnue ere pae ergere per road .
ALL OnrbBa P.SENCER TRAFFIC
15-02 Miles prr passenger per rt-d ....
l-Wr2 Re' enue pe-r paer.gerir nide ...
17-02 R1 .rnue per ra,.nger per road .
Torku. PS...FER TRAFFIc
15-4-3 Mil.-i per patsenget per road
16-.j1 RP .ue p-r paseanger-imle
S17-)3 RP,.r.'perr passenger per road
lt Rel r-rnue.- p iener-mdes per train-trile
10 RT. ->r,.e parenger.mries per car-mile


UNITED S


STATES


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- NEW ENCLAND REGION


GREAT LAKES REGION I CENTRAL EASTERN REGION I


EASTERN DISTRICT


1 z1954


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224 20 3
123 936
200186 204
46 613 84 2
$653 397 904
S20197522
15 336 95 8
35 534 480
365 973 979
2 020 491 71
2 406465 250
S$ 021 S4 5
54 241334
62 263 379
.* 1o 00 2 76
25 752723
139 461b1l7


232.9
1.402$
63.26
19.1
2.08o
$0.40
131.7
2.684
63.54
67.7
61.75
93.4
17.3


224 556
128422
2 7786728
51953 734
'8763 515 004
20 266 294
S16 341 216
36607 510
383 208 424
2130 535 622
2513 744 046
7 5 46 3.25
658 E14 712
66061 627
cl 6194 696
145'606 216


4 '781 11
S 68 39 258

1 823 1T
4 991 363
S65380o-o
*' 1 '916 3-94
- 188 449 19 4

11159176
S 929 71' 5
5 088 891

".; 01394
S6 f S254 8


6288
4 182
5552 526
746 106
818 062 429
S'104 S5 8
S1.1 2388
5 22E5946
63021580
,140,303. 571
203 323 151
(1 068 353S
4 360 638
5437989
7 683 96 5
1 5585069
7002 50 5


23.513.
11 606
32355431
6163 93 5
$94884 15 7
3'812 580
285 074
6097654
71 797126
3,27 911 93
399 709062
i'611 583
9 660 8 6
sll271 969
618 2331 38C
3 321, *803
21 1 83 071


23529
11 898
41 574 93
7 238 372
#217 481 305
3915239
2 315 347
6230586
73 741 201
328 065 034
401806235
61 624 578
A0115 583
fi1740161
19 902 77.3
4029 833
21651 314


22 E 98
11 E 5
S 0 8520 Q1
7 14023 0
$107 952 00
7 6-80 14'
6 865 440
14445588
15 59 825 994
398 460078.8
554 286 072
#3'3,75 811
1 3 427 997
016 803 08
$24 007 430
4 700 05 9
238 081 361


22 66 9
11 69 8
524448 90
8 593 91 9
137 136749
7,768,155
7.244 339
15012 494
157 54311'6
424357, 986
581 901 102
$3 093 161
144 309 000
(17 403 161
$25 304 4
4 901 526
29 502 651


52 38 9
7 230
7798904 3
13-973 392
$218 233 51 5
14 561 074
S10 974 031
25 535 10 5
294 155 920
548 288 408
1142444 328
6146 570
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33 164 .6 8
49 260 190
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61.80
93.2
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140.0
2.301V
63.22

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125.5
6286.9
62.16
37.8
2.700
61.02
125.5
28.2


2.4221(
63.25
20.3
(0.34
66.4
3.1134
62.07
39.0
$1.0O
130.5
28.7


190.5,
$2.93
; 18.8
2.24
60.42
143.5
2.950
$4.23
65.6
2.820
$1.85
104.5
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60.45
58.0
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38.4
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117.9
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1.396
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$1.98

38.8
61.16
118.7
19.o


179.2
1.5620
$2.80
20.2
2.090
$0.42
77.3


44.7
2.90%
61.30
114.0


52 486
277778
99572 355
16 578 397
$272 680 483
14 787 952
11671074
6,459 086
294 305 697
892 724 091
187030 488
5 7386 090
128 794 221
634 580 311
652 890 193
S10489428
586 46 470C


166.5


19.9.
1.97%
$0.39
76.5
3.239
$2.47
44.9
2.91V
61.31
113.2


1951


80806
4575
'16407050
3 958 841
$41 273-24 91
6950,
288 98 7
295 937
I 75'234
44 3'56192
45 031426
$2 743
1 265 939
i1 268 682
$2 407 994
685 008
3 .143 4) 7


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241.3
1.043,
12.52
25.2
1.M7
60.39
155.2
2.820
$4.38
152.2
2.82
14.29
5-.?


D I 1-.- ,1- 7-.. -' *I.r 20... 1 20.4- 1.1 1
EASTERN DISTRICT ; ----- -
; ITEM POCAHLUTAREGON SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT

1954 19j3 1954 1953 195" 1953 1954 1953 195b 1953 1954 1953

AGGREGATES
Mile of rtr.a opr. ..u-d at c Le of mnirth
1: Frgh er.,c .. 60475 60 55. 37121 37134 44964 44 990 53737 5392-8 27906 27945 126607 126863
2. Pa..Ergerp ,.ice .,3. 31 805 32490 19928 21501 23527 2455E 31728 3 414 16 948 17465 72203 744531
3.Numberotre.Ir,u lo.rniedrei1 94396093 118 985 542 33885647 36 293 162 27 779 4 6 35096013 26929532 2905551C 17195286 18356501 71904464 82508024
4: Numerofr eair..-nesauried,:.neTeileih.us, 17 932233 3 211,59 155 6846525 702 720 6 557459 7;374915 11082 686 1 790 4,76 4 19t 13O 4586468 21 835284 23,751 859
/5. Fi rv.oour ni $259 506764 20963808 92985928 104131727 $ 9057138 8 99861664 15? 433033 171 683274 57900791 $66874531 $30090521,2 35384'19469
M-I I.t.n,.om.,il.np sknrs .2 14566024 14794838 225 568 '121902 1641347 1576909 1727544 1762400 6039 10245 3 374930 3349554
"-.2 ll ..-tIer pamingers .... 11263-01 i1999 S79 1 032 653 1162673 1048 124 1040737 1537290 1662356 455673 476071 3041087 3179164
7 Tout, .-p' d nl 25831042 26794217 3287421 3B84575 2689471. 2617646 3264834 3424756 461 712 486316 6416017 6286718
7-UI C..rr..utuar.paengers 294 331 154 29447912 6 2721727 25513 488 3306569 30645769 32005280 32605.433 99249 162 606 64411098 63413808
7-02 All oth.r pasEng .r 693144 00 942827744 244 776491 270664768 -05O60r.LC4 211538940 561.229,195 584081983 115 00o381 121422187 882570180 91,7043110
7-038 Total 1167475754 1237306872 272008 21 295980256 238 147173 242184709 593234475 616687416 11 99630 121584793 946 981278 980456918
8. Passenger revenue: ; .. P 7 8
8-01.Comir.u.Latonlfl are* $6149313 15 786497 6703865 $656591 $631 4 5 3 $596519 6535 818 6501 46z 109 1846 1168367 10998 27
;-02. All otherfare. .. ..... 628284037 302 49132 6 194 677 7021437 94 02 846 4 593022 912 43032' 13678719 ? 2829 77 12 972 402E 9 762 920 Q 1 244143
8-03.To.1 34 433350 3603729 (68 8742 67680028 5124299 5189541 817966145 14180181 6 30 83 62974 248 093287 22343970

9. Passengtr*mce traW.evU J 516668184 655661 507 612 182058 $13487436 69 907203 620094575 $22 886192 !5d31 50d $5 856639 66019 74 383 650034 $41 545953
0. Pen Irar-miles 0710264 11197060 3 566014 3739677 '2 C257023 3393065 6331 053 6644250 1 86369 2006813 11476445 1 4044 128
II. Passengercartyingcar-nle 9390387 61924706 16461445 19795713 1578692 15522 426 37121097 39177058 8699 62 9186212 6196096.8 63885796

AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12 MdeF, per revenue Lon per road 190.0 177.8 202.0 194.1 236.1 210.1 11.5 o 8 244.0 24 287

14. Revenue per ton per road $2.75 $2.70 62.74 Ii.171.26 $;'83 $3.66,$5.91 $3.37*4 14.60
o-iosSAarrTi3.26 .85 $..66 65.91 63 63 # 4.18 6 .10
15-01. Miles per pngseger per road 20.2 19.9 12.1 11.9 19.7 19.4 1 8; 18. 16.4 1. 1 18.9
.-cl1Res, CuearperasaM -mlde le2.09 1.957 2.58 2.60o1.95 .95 1.67 1.5 1.101 1.11 8,
A1- Rclus P esss rnosn T uiu .e eri1 v.
15-02. i per passeger per roa 79.3 78.6 237.0 232.8 196.4 203.3 365.1 351.4 253.5 -r 23S.1 290.2
16-02. Reivaue per pas4ger-lule 3.71W 3.21% .2.530 2 2.19% 1 *2.. 7 2 2V 25 0
17-4) Re, enue per lp ele W per road *2.51 2.52 .00_ --$ :30.0 4:2,1 08.O. 823 6:21?, ': 2:5 "

16-03. Reenue per p -ms e 2.900 2.9130.2. 2 2.16 42.1 2.1 82.. 2.50 2.45 2.2v2.$80
17-03 Revenueperpassengerperroad $1.33 11.34 12.10 62.3e61.91 *j.98$3.90 .14 $6.13612 63.26 $3.42
SReruepanger.ulep ra re 110.9 110.5 76 .3 79.1 73 15 1. 9 7 .8 61 60.6 32 81.4
2R0..0p 14mger-r l p1,.r. 20.:_0 20.:0 1 1 6 .0 7 3 13.2 15. 15.3

* Includes. C nonitatin 0 4uM let leM io. .' .
_V inoludBe aining and buffet service.


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1953


8073
4712
1941'3 138 7
4580758
848 283 32,5
S 6886
328 305
335 191
173 231
50o103 153
50 276 384
S 2 2 407
t ,454 911
1 457 318
8 2 771 314
707632
3 676 23


- 236.0
1.0o4%
82.49 -
25.2
1.390
(0.35
152.6


150.0
2.90%
$4.35
71.0


. I


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POCAHONTAS REGION








INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THEl UNITED STATES
Compiled from 121 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 130 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR NINE MONTHS ENDED WITH SEPTEMBER 1954 AND 1953


Statement No. M-220 (OS.D)


ITEM UNITED STATES 'NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
I" TEM 1954 1953 1954, 1953. 1954 1953 1954 195395 1953 1954" 1953
AGGREGATES
Miles of ro .i operwle t a lose of month
1. rreighi sere 224 156 m224614 6282 6270 235.10 23540 22 598 22686 52 390 52.496 8072 8074
2. Passenger service .. 12527 129471 : 4137 4354 1161 11844 11 561 12039 27:17 28237 669 4712
3. Numberof retenueona earned 1700364475 1987180746 46 644 013 51 388 912 285 915 820 352 827970 360 835 897 446 331475 693 395 7.30 650548357 137 8857 7 162 536434
4. Numberoftretrnu alori ncarredionemle, thou, .. 409 404 127 4596492687 *65830Q4 7 127397 55 391.448 65 920859 63 C024 707 77 017700 124 999 9 150 065 956 33 168 11 38 698377
5. freightreenue 5 800 249292 $6 796 576665 8152 937 849 170 ,935737 $876 118 355 H 057 388 3 8 981 452 4444I 236 9 7 386 42 010 508 64 $2 464 999 501 359 876 090 6418228230
6. Number of revenue ppsengers carried
6-01 Commutationpa..engers" 186 482580 191866 437 27 638 328 27 225 274 35 513 210 35 972 025 71 631 278 73 755 666 134 782 816 136 952 965 66 266 63 287
6-02 All utherp paengers 143510740 152045617. 18063267 19288749 20705060 21 548263 63 562923 66370156 102 331250 107207186 3073674 3430767
6-03 Total 329 993 320 343 912054 45 701 595 46514023 56 218270 57 520308 135 194 201 140 125 822 237 114066 244 160 153 3 139 940 3494054
7. Number of e'r.eue p ianngerM arnied no.emile '
7-i Commlauion pasrgers 3 547 502643 3 558944798 570508521 554114664 671448 27 675649482 1 46640 715 1463642267 2708 397511 2713406413 1668708 1534 154
7- I2 All lher peaengers 18 769 096 934 20668 997 573 12173 88 579 1 302' 571 4 5 4 2 89i 704 121 3 083 653 525 3 733 633 59.3 4 124 247 27 7 642 726 893 85510472.206 461 200 844 519918431
7-03 Toal 22 316 601 577 24227 94237,1,787 897 100 1 856 686118 53563 152 396 3759303007 5 200 074 30 8 5607 889 494 10 55 123 004 11223 878 619 462 869 552 521452 585
8. Passenger revenue:
4-01 Co.mrr.u.taii.,rn fa-.s.. ... . $7. 0978683 068943983 $9 860713 19384787 014 797 965 14 751560 $29 367409 $29215 991 $54 026067 $53352 358 $25 57,5 $21485
A-02 Alotherfare . . 512 373 524 -$573 796354 $37942 679 040 290 795 689 186 052 697585 507 6125 083 510 1138 893 586 2528 212 241 6276 769 886 613 365 770 15 211191
"-03 Total 8. . 583 352207 66482740337 $47 80359 6949675582 $203 984 017 $112 337087 6154 450 919 6168 109577 306 2368328 330122246 113 391 345 15 232 676
9. Pamaengeraer.ceerai rienurt / ... .. $957 758 686 8 1 034 596 926 $64 611 152 $67 306696 166 390 475 $180 039 706 #218 362 758 235 733 569 $491 9643 55 4683 079 971 $23 763 319 626 197 561
l0) Passenger trir.miero 239 423 069 251 536703 14 100 892 1 052 693 35 463 572 37 750 170 3 228 921 46 280 0E 2 7'93389 98"083 745 6 425 463 6 548 032
11 Passenger carrying car -m les ..... .... 1 274 327 062 1359 919 682 62 734 779 65275192 191 225 151 202 803 024 260 483654 281 141952 04 443 584 549 220 168 33 124 89 35246412
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAPIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 238.4 231.3 141.1 138.7 193.7 186.8 174.7 172.6 i 180.3 176.4 240.5 238.1
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . 1 1 2.2 9 1.582 1.604 1.55 1.606 1.60 1.643 1.0850 1.08V2
14. Revenuepr tonper road . . 3.41 3.2 3.20 3.32 306 .00 $2.72 2.77 2.90 2.90 2.61 2.57
COMMUTATION PASSENGER T Fc: 3 a rs 2
15-01. Miles per passenger petr road. . 19.0 18.5 20.6 20.4 18.9 18.8 20.5 20.1 20.1 19.8 25.2 24.2
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile 2.00 1. 1.73'.0 1.691 2.20: 2.180 2.00% 1.97% 1.99% 1.97 3 1.53. 1.40
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road 0.8 0.6 0.36 0.34 (0.42 (0.40 0.41 60.40 $00.40 (0.39 0.59 00.34
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAmI C:- '
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . 130.8 135.9 67.4 67.5 139.7 143.1 58.7 62.1 76.6 79.4 150.0 151.5
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.73 2.78 .12 3.09 3. 3.1 3.35 .7 322 3.25 2.9 2.9
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road. $3.57 $3.77 $2.10 2.09 4.31 4.53 1.97 2.09 2.46 2.584.354.4
TOTAL PASSWNOER TRAFFIC: '2 9$ 4 2 5 $4 .
15-03. Miles per passenger pet road. . 67.6 70.4 39.1 .39.9 63.4 65.4 38.5 40.0 44.5 46.0 147.4 149.2
16-03, Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.610 2.65& 2.671 2.686 2.920 2.99$ 2.97% 3.000 2.900 2.940 2.890 2.920
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road.. $1.77 ,1.87 $1.05 $1.07 $1.85 $1.95 $1.14 $1.20 $1.29 $1.35 54.26 4.36
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 93.2 96.3 126.8 132.1 100.5 99.6 120.3 121.2 113.7 114.4 72.0 4.6
19. Revenuepassenger-milesperar-mie .17.5 17.8 28.5 28.4 18.6 18.5 20.0 19.9 20.5 20. 14.0.8
EASTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHINC N SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
POCAHONTAS REGION
1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953
AGGREGATES
M .I.e. :-f r.: o p-r ,k a el.- .,- :.:f n r...- 'th
1. FrEi-r,r . 60462 60570 37073 37144 44962 44991 53744 53958 27915 27'951 126 621 126 900
-2. Pasa.r..r r. # ... 31986 32949 20290 21704 24 2031 24758 3187 5 2590 17086 17470 72 996 74818
3. Nurr.br.of r,. nu. Iorn,,tari-d 831 201 517 1013084791 294 475,185 320 6251.39 205 953 753 247 797 161 219 692 116 243 664 152 148 961 904 162009 03 574 607 773 653 470 816
4. Nndlberolrur.eiricnicair.,dreeiruwitrr.n 158 167 4,20 188 764 333 60 952 980 65 964 975 '51 341 861 56 526 745 96 336675 105950 801 38 605 191 42422433 186 283727 204 899 979
5. Freight r.er.ue 23703684 738 #883 227731 $856 356233 $976 888 991 $700 52 899 $770 641 51 8 334 752 694 L 534 997 453 $538 172 72 $6 30 820 972 02 5173 08 321 $2 936 459"94 3
6. Number uf re-er.,e pasr.-grs carried
6-) I C.nr d r.at...,n ps-wnr.' 134849 082 137016252 20 385 80 2-4329 665 15 192039 14 307 866 25 990575 16 128192 65 104 84462 31 247 718 30520520
6-02 Allor.,e. psaamrgers 105 404 924 ,110 637 955 10410062 1 2.040 451 9 911 209 10 167 424 13 604274 14483627 .4180 271 4 716160 27695 754 29367211
; 6-l. T.g 240254006 247 654 207 30795842 '36,-370116 25 103248 24475 290 29 594 849 30611819 ,4 245375 4 800622 56943472 59887731
1. N.Am er ..f r,%ernde pbas gers carried ore- mle 2 .
7-'I Comuiratior, parnger.- 2 710 066 219 2 714 940Q67 242 166 611 273950489 296 951109 274 477 547 297 265 872 294 253 559 1 052 832 1322636 595 269 813 570 053 742
7-4.2 All hrrperassenrn 8 303 927 137 9030390637 2600297220 2976740291 1 807 35471010975973281 5002 330135 5490222626 1055189732 1195670738 7864874 577 8661 666645
7-iW. Total .11013 993356 11745 331 204 2 842 463831 3250 690 780 2 104 305 819 2 250 450 828 5299 596 007 5 784 476 185 1056 242 564 1196 99337d 8460 144390 9231 920 387
8. Pawer.ger re .r. .e
"-01 CoIrr.,uutatiunarm" $54 051 662 $53373 643 6 6184085. 5 91420,4 $5 781997 $5141199 64 946501 6A 499 404 $11638 115333 10 742 136 69655 936
&-W2 Allout.rlare. 65 576 011 6291 961079 $66 239012 678 564579 139 647772 14 026930 $113 046 06,' 130159260 25 8.63062 p29064 506 A78o556 501 $203250696
-03 Ti.) 6319 629 673 (345 354 922 74 4423897 (8A 478 783 A5 429369 $49168 129 (117 994 568 6 4 658 664 6256747 00 29079 839 C89 298637 212 906632
9 Pa .nger *r ,: irrnnr.eam re ... 47n 127704 $509277 532; 129091 257 1394 76 114 $86 205674 $91 133147 $213 684265 12355,33125 $53 649788 59177008 t33 53 727 $385 43280
10 Pa .rger uamre . 992 16848 104631777 34 373048 .36 302248 30020746 31122353 57 995 367 0 974 419 17 815060 18505906 105 831173 110 6 02 678
11. Panaer.ge rarrving ca-m a..j : . 547 566073 564 465650 189 861 978 204 866 110 133 616 348 1395 61 510 324 834 503 347 335 718 78 446160 83689764 536 897011 57.0.86992
AVERAGES
Fr~Li T T RAFI
12 NMJes per rever.ue in per ro.d 190. 186.3 207.0 20. 209.5 228.1 438..5 414.8 259.2 261.9 2 2-
13 RoeirA e pe-n E ;: 3162Zd .' 1 .4- 2 1 .52, 1. ? 5 % 31
Re.'9Wl152701, per -L501 per .480 013630.6.%1-361.3a60 1.a4401.59$1.4870.38 1.4
COMMurrsio PaaNE ETRAFFIa -2.85 $2.85 $2.91 63.05 $3.40 93.11 66.08 $6.3o 65.62 $3.89 $4.48 64.
15-01 MiNe per pIaaer.gnr per road 20.1 19.8 11.9 1 19.5 19.2 18.6 18.2 16.2 15.7 19.1 18.7
l- Reer 1 [er rseenger-rstle 91. 91..970 2.50 2.'60 1.95. 1.87 1.66$ 1.53 1.11 M 1.16 1. 1.69
1 -ER Pcre TR*1 nr rper road $ 0.9 $0.0 ,0.24 $0.8 60.36 $0.31 $0.28 00.18 $0.18 $0.34 D0.32
Sle r pnge per rad .. 78.8 81.6 249.8 247.2 182.4 19.3 67.7 3179.1 22. 2 .5 284.0 295.0
1 R k.dr u pr p er3.r-i 201 3.2.1 2.62 2.64 2.195 2.23 2.260 2.37 2.45% 2.4 2.270 2.350
1rortPianr2nAo ?vPrps gpr per 'd $2.52 2.$ 6..56 96.53 4.00 $4.533 8.31 8.99 46.19 86.l 16.45 $6.92


13 R.-ernue riaeng.-rhrles per ar-muie 20.1 20.: 15. 1 5.7 .


LU S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE 95S 0 510510 171


* Includes Commutation and. Multiple Ride.
# Represents an average of the mileage reported at the close of each month within the period.
Includes dining and buffet service.


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Subject to revision


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

IIII ll i II II I I II11111 li
3 1262 08855 0198 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 121 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 19 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


PO T mi nONT or OTB R 1954 ANDi 1953

UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM
1914 1953 195 1953 19514 1953 1954 1953 1950 1953 195A 1953
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service ........... 224233 224555 6280 6288 23 511 2352.7 22593 22 664 52 384 52 479 8099 8073
2. Passengerservice .......... 123618 128145 3946 4146 11600 11853 11523 11658 27069 27657 4589 4723
3. Number of revenue tons carried. ........ 208840395 240575264 4871064 5576943 34047633 41 261 874 42161868 52890301, 81080565 99729118 18407489 19873284
4. Numberofrevenuetonscarriedonemile(thous) 50544079 54691584 714820 789556 6883945 7671359 7600707 9015958 15199472 17476873 4517028 4707811
5. Freightrevenue... ....... .... $679 135 719 $794 754 496 s15 904 217 $18 810 690 $100 255 7285 $122 802 816 11l0 986'14 5 $1142 346 214 $227 146087 $283 959 720 $45 699586 50743 319
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01.Commutation passengers". ....... 20822429 21595999 3162 354 3221491 4065215 4209230 7951221 8387345 15178790 15818066 7090 8320
6-02. Allotherpassengers . . 14610 750 15 631 798 1886 897 2087 401 2170 931 2255 762 6 518 689 7069 976 10576517 11413139 264400 300 663
6-03. Total . . . ... 35433179 37 27 797 5049251 5308892 623614 6 6464992 14469910 15457321 25755307 27231205 271 490 308 983
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01.Commutation passenger". ...... 396692584 402948881 66679855 65778333 76230884 78697215: 161296182 166670763 304206921 311146311 178526' 199692
7-02. All other passengers . . 1795429493 1 963822577 124253010 135081881 297313218 314978577 371021894 417797622 792588122 867858080 40356661 44237335
7-03. Total . . .... 2192122077 2366771458 190932865 200860214 373 544 1012 393675792 53'2 318 076 584468385 1096795043 1179004 391 40535187 44437027
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01.Commutationfares'......... $.8203703 07931676 01159269 103453 #1680654 01713435 $3513230 $3291158 $6353153 $6108046 $2786. 2791
8-02. All otherfares . . 49087031 54796104 3737618 54139476 *8999878 P10065843 912713797 014140750 V25451293 028346069 01218715 01349413
8-03. Total . . . 57290734 962727780 4 896887 5 242 929 $10680532 $11779278 516227027 517431908 I31804446 f34454 115 01221 501 : 1352204
9. Passenger service train revenue. . 99225286 $109837981 06797149 $7581441 $17 823164 $20345786 024 149157 $25996399 #48769470 $53923626 $2401362- $2739511
10. Passenger train-miles . . . 26222947 27533147 1506222 1577863 39.1383 8 4073829 4824389 5050000 10244449 10 701 692 703912 724259
11. Passenger carrying car-miles . . 134778038 141516143 6491754 6908731 20752254 21823815 27748147 29835687 54992155 58568233 3403522 3553 150,
AVERAGES
FREIGHTorr TRAFFic:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road ... 242.0 227.3 146.7 141.6. 202.2 IO 175.20 224.4 23C^
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . 1.3 2 82 1. 1.62 1.012 1.07
14. Revenueperton perroad. ... . $.3.25 3.37 2.9 (02.98 2.63 2.80 2.85 $2.48 2.55
COMMUnTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:*
15-01. Milesperpassengerperroad. . 19.1 18.7 21.1 20. 18.8 18.7 20. 19.9 20.0 19.7 25.2 2.0
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.07% 1.97 1.1.6 2.20 2.1w 1.979 2.09 1.96 1.6 1.40
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road . (0.39 00.37 00.37 (0.3 (1 0.*4 M 0.2: (0.39 00.42 (0.39 0399 00.34
ALL OTHERa PASSENGER rATIRC;
15-02. Miles per passenger perroad . 122. 15.6 65.9 6. 137.0 1 .6 56.9 591 7.9 76.0 15.6 1
16-02 Revenue p.r passenger-mile 2. 3.01 3.06,% 3.03 3.20 3., 3.38 3.21 37 3 3.05
17-02 Revenue per pameriger per road $3.3 03.51 .98 01.98 4.15 p.46 01.95 02.0 $2.41 2.48 .61 4:.9
TOTAL P&.s.hOza Tai nc
15-03 Me per prsrnger per road 61.9 3.6 37.8 37.8 59.9 60. 36.8 37.8 42.6 3.3 193 1438
16-03 Revenue per paseiger-umle 2.6 .8 .568 2.61 2.98 290 2.92 0
17-03 Revenue per pasmenpr per road .. (0.99 1.71 $1. 1.2 *7 ,
16 Resenue passenger-mdee per trainm-me .8. ..0 1 127.9 95.4 6.6 .3 2 .1 110.2 ..6 61.2
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 1..7 29. 2.1 1a.4 lie 1 ,196 19.9 2.1 1.932 2.5
EASTERN DISTRICT
INCLUDING SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION_
1951 1953 1954 1953 195. 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1 Freight service.... ........... 604683 60552 37105 37133 44964 44990 53775 53935 27906 27945 126645 126870
2. Passenger service . . . 31658 32380 19988 21669 23385 24306 31639 32325 16948 17465 71972 74096
3. Number of revenue tons carried. .. ... 99488054 119602402 35 600744 36976215 26 870 314 33816042 29577031 30906402 17 304252 19 274 203 73751597 8, 996647
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thous) 19716500 22184684 7514059 7702685 6381 796 7249519 12543789 12728548 4387935 4826148 23313520 .24804215
5. Freight revenue.. . . . 272845673 $334703039 98934826 110887586 (85748502 #98.682 367 161910 880 $179959015 059695838 070522489 0307355220 0349163871
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers. . 1518588.0 15826386 2 226635 2224829 1 647036 1619905 1757723 1915530 5155 9349 3409914 3544784
6-02. Allother passengers ........10840917 11713802 918835 1051918 994 186 977629 1440439 1445967 416373 442 482 2850998 2866078
6-03.Total . . . ... 26026 797 27540 188 3145 470 3276747 2641222 2 597 534 3198162 3361 497 421 528 451 831 6260 912 6410862
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers e... ......304385447 311346003 26589479 25491201 32639384 30838538 32993834 35131632 84440 141507 65717658 66111677
7-02. Allotherpassengers . .. 832944783 912095415 210323194 241511823 174439366 180657749 473528366 519163784 104193784 110593806 7,52161516 810415339
7-03. Total . . .. . 1137 330 230 1223441 418 236 912 673 266803 024 207078750 211496 8287 506 522 200 554295 416 104278224 110 735 313 817 879174. 876 527 0.6
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutationfares . ... .. $6 355939 $6110837 $666889 $660579 0630143 $609629 $549789 $548977 0943 01654 01180875 $1160260
8-02.All otherfares............ 326670008 029695482 05329320 65373:015 3916403 (4058782 010610298 $11976449 02561002 02692376 (17087703 018727607
8-03.Total . . 33025947 35806319 5996209 7033594 4546546 468411 11160087. 12525426 2561945 269400 18268578 19887867
9. Passenger service trainrevenue . 51170832 56663137 11900350 013432827 08956333 09692 304 21396601 24090013 $5801ol70 o 5959700 36 154 104 $39742017
10. Passenger train-miles . 10948361 11425951 3667267 3824 768 3290647 3433197 6382959 6779 421 1 933 713 2069 810 11607319 12282428
11. Passenger carryingcar-miles . 58 395677 62121383 18321694 19144046 14609325 14529139 34983452 36739533 8467890 8982042 58060667 60250714
AVERAGES
FREIGHrr TRATIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 198.2 185.5 211.1 20.3 23.5 42.4 *M.1 111.8 253.6 20.* 316.1 29..
13. Revenue per ton-mile . 1.5.9. 1.317. 1.04 1.32..4 1.3614 1.69 "1.% 1.6 1. 1.31. 1.
COMMUTATION PASswNon TAnFIC:*
15-01. Miles per passenger per road . 20.0 19 1 19.8 19.0 18.8 18. 16. 15.1 19.3 18.7.
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 20 12.5% .5# L1 1 67119 1 20. 01.1. 3
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road 0.42 0.39 0.3 0.30 1 (0.29 00.1 1 (035
ALL OTrBn PAs mNoGa TiuRAac:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road ... 76.8 77 228.9 229 15. .8 3.7 359.0 2.9 263. 282.8
16-02. Revenue perpassngemile 3.20% 3.O -23.o 2 230 154 2-3n 3$ 1.02.27 .0 .3w
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road *2."$2.534 0..#106 I.SO 11.15 07.37 8 i.15 (6.8 (15.9.53
TOTAL. PASSENGER TaAIC:.
15-03. Mile per passenger per road. ...7 43.7 4. 75.3 a11 76.1 1.4 L".4 164 247.4 215.2 130-6 W167
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 52. .o 2 ,: 5.2 ,.2: *.2 .2?2.m
17-M. Revenue per passenger per road 1.27 (& (1 9 117 2.i$ 2.2% 2.$ 30 12.29% 12.2s
18. Revenue passenger-mile per train-mile. 103.9 10.1 9. .99 53.5 70.5
19. Revenue paseenger-miles per car-mile .. 19.5 19.7 12.93.9 1h4.2 21.6 .5 25.1 12.3 12.3 14.1 *5


* Includes Comtation and Multiple lid.
I./ Inluaes AAing and butfft servilo.


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)
OCTOBER 1954








INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 121 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 129 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR TEN MONTHS ENDED WITH OCTO BER 1954 AMD 1953


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM
1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953
AGGREGATES
1. roadertedatcloseof mo............ 224168 224608 6282 6271 23 510 23538 22 598 22683 52 390 52 4 92 8075 8074
2. Passengerservice # .. ........... 125104 129341 4118 4 333 11617 11844 11557 12001 27292 28178 4661 4713
3. Number of revenue tons carried ..........1909219838 2227756010 51 515 077 56 965855 319 963 453 394 089 844 403012733 499221776 774 491 263 950277475 156 293276 182 409 718
4. Numberof revenue tonscarried one mile(thous) 455 948 206 514 340 870 7 297 904 7 916 953 62 275 393 73 592 218 70 625 414 86 033 658 140 198 711 167 542 829 37 685 209 43 406 188
5. Freightrevenue .... ............ ..$6 479 385 010 7 591 331161 168842066 89504427 976 374 080 18019119 4 092 438 589 1 379 263 600 $2237654735 748 959221 ($405 575676 6468 971549
6. Nm Commutationpassengersa....ied:... 207 305009 213462436 30800682 30446765 39578425 40181255 79582499 82143011 149961606 152771031 73356 71607
6-02. Allotherpassengers ......... 158121490 167677415 19950164 21376150 22875991 23804045 70081612 73440132 112907767 118620327 3338074 3731430
6-03. Total . ..............365 426499 381139 851 50750 846 51 822 915 62 454 416 63 985 300 149 664111 155 583143 262 869 373 271391358 3 411 430 3803037
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpasengers.edone......mile: 3 944195 227 3 961 893 679 637 188376 619892997 747 679 159 754346697 1627 7368971650313030 3012 604432 3024552724 1 847234 1733846
7-02. Allotherpassengers ........20 564 528 427 22 632 820 150 1 341 641 589 1437 653335 3 189 017 339 3 398 632 102 4 104 655 487 4 542 044 849 8 635 314 415 9 378 330286 501 557 505 564 155 766
7-03. Total . 24 508723 65426594713 829 1978829 965 2 057546 332 3 936 696498 4 152978799 5 732 392 384 6192 357 879 11 647 918 847 12 402 883010 503 404 739 565 889612
utionfares . 79 182 386 76875 660 11 019 982 $10488240 (16478619 $164655015 32880 639 32 507 149 60379240 159460404 28 361 $24 276
2. Al other fares 561 460 555 (628591231 1680297 144 429 045 498 185 930 107651350 137 797 307 *153 034 336 77 663534 05114731 E4 584485 6 560604
8-03. Total .. .............. 640642941 05 466891 52700279 54917285 $114 664 549 $124 116 365 170677946 185541485 38042774 564 55 135 14 612 846 6 584 880
9. Passengerservicetrainrevenue.. ./. $ 1057 106 253 .1 144 432 690 $71 408 301 $74 888 137 $186 213 639 $200 3835274 $242 5 1 915 $261 729 968 $500 133 855 537 001379 $26 164 681 $28 937072
10. Passengertrain-miles 265646016 279069850 15607114 15630556 39 377410 41823 999 48053 310 51330882 103037834 108785437 7 129375 7272291
11. Passenger carrying car-miles .. 1409 105099 1501435 825 69 226533 72183923 211 977 405 224626839 288 231 801 310,977639 5694357359 607 788 401 36 528 011 38799562
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIc:
12. Milesperrevenue ton per road 238.8 230.9 141.7 139.0 194.6 186.7 175.2 172.3 181.0 176.3 241.1 238,0
13. Revenue per ton-mile . 1.421 1.476 2.314 2,3941 1.568 1.6011 1.547 60. 1596 1.64-. 1.076 1.o080
14. Revenue per ton per road . . 3.39 $3.413.28 $3.33 3.05 $.99 $2.71 2. 2.89 2.89 $2.59 2.57
COMMUTATION PA8asNOEz TRAFFIC "
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . 19.0 18.6 20.7 20.4 18.9 18.8 20.5 20.1 20.1 19.8 25.2 24.2
16-01. Revenue perpassenger-mile . 2.01 1.9 1.739 1.: 2.20 2.180 2.02 1. 2.000 1.97 1.51y 1.40
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road . (0.38.36 0.36 0.4 (0.42 0.41 (0.41 (0.40 00.40 00.39 00.39 0.34
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . 130.1 135.0 67.2 67.3 139.4 142.8 58.6 61.8 76.5 79.1 150.
16-402. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.73 2.678 3.11 3.09 3.08 3.17 .36 3.37 22 3.25 .9 2.
17--02. Revenue per passenger per road . $3.55 $3.75 #.09 2.08 4.29 $4.52 (1.97 2.o $2.46 $2.57 $4.37 $4.44
TOTAL PsABENoER TRAOPI:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road . 67.1 69.8 39.0 39.7 63.0 64.9 38.3 39.8 44.3 45.7 147.6 148.8
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.61 2.6 2.66 2.67 2.91 2. 2.9 .00 2.90 2.9 2.90 9
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road 1.75 1.85 1.04 1.06 1.8 1. 1.14 .19 1.29 34 4.28
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 92.3 95.3 126.8 131.6 0.0 99.3 1193 10.6 113.0 114.0 70.6 .8
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 17.4 17.7 28.6 28.5 18.6 18.5 19.9 19.9 20.5 0.4 13.8 .6
EASTERN DISTRICT
INoCLDING SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION
1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953
AGGREGATES
Miles of yoad operated at close of month:
1. Freight service. 60 465 60566 37 077 37 143 44 963 44 991 53749, 53 957 27 914, 27 951 126 626 126 899
2. Passenger service e. .......... 31953 32891 20260 21704 23963 24713 31855 32564 17073 17.469 72891 74746
3. Numberof revenue tons carried. .. ... 930 784539 1132 687 193 330 075 929 357 601354 232 824067 281 613203. 249 269147 274 570554 166 266 156 181283 706 648 359370 737 467463
4. Numberofrevenue tonscarriedonemile(thous) 177 883 920 210 949 01.7 68 467039 73 687660 57 7235657 653776263 108 880 464 118 679349 42 993 126 47248581 209 597 247 229 704 193
5. Freight revenue. . . . $2 643 230 411 03217 930 770 $955 291 058 1087 776 577 0786 331 401 $869 323 885L 496 663 574 714 956468 $597 868 566 $701 343 461 $2 880 863 541 (3 285 623 814
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers'. . 150 034 962 152 842638 22 612 415 26 554 494 16 839075 15 927 771 17 748 298 18 043 722 70 259 93 811 34 657,632 34 065 304
6-02. All other passengers . . 116245841 122351757 11 328897 13092369 10905395 11145053 15 044713 15929594 4 596644 5158642 30546752 32233289
6-03. Total . . . .... 266 280 803 275 194395 33 941 312 39646 803 27 744 470 27 072 824 32 793011 33 973 316 4 666 903 5252 453 65 204 384 66 298593
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers. . 3014451666 3026286570 268 756090 299441690 329 590 A93 305 316085 330259706 329 385 191 1 137 272 1464 143 660 987 471 636 165 419
7-02. Allotherpassengers . . 9 136 871 920 9 942 486 052 2 810 620 414 3 218 052 114 1 981 794 076 2 156 631030 5 475 858 501 6 009 386 410 1159 383 516 1 306 264 544 8 617 036093 9 472 281 984
7-03. Total . . . .12151 323586196877262 3079 3765043517 493 804 23113845692461947115 5 806118207 6 338 771601 1160 520788 1307728687 9278023564 10108447403
8. Passenger revenue: "
8-01. Commutation faresP*. . .r. $60 407601 6.59484680 (6,851774 $68574784 $6 412 140 $5750828 0$5 498290 $5048381 $12 581 16 987 I(L1923 011 l 10816196
8-02. All other fares. . . ... 0292 248019 1321675335 $73 568 332 084937593 643 563 775 48 085712 123 656 365 $142 135 709 28 424064 31 56 882 $195 644 204 21 978303
8-03. Total . . . ... 352655620 (381160015 80 420 106 091512377 049 975 915 53836540 129 154655 6147 184090 8 436645 031773869 (207 567 215 532-794499
9. Passengerservicetrainrevenuel/. ...... 526 298536 $565 938 451 0140991608 f152 906942 $95 162 008 #.00 825 451 $2355203 143 $259623 138 $59 450 958 $65 136 708 $389 816 109 $425585297
10. Passenger train-miles .1........... .10167209 116057728 38040315 40127016 33311393 34 555 550 64 378 326 67753840 19 748773 20575716 117438492 122885106
11. Passenger carrying car-miles .. .... ..605963 750 646 587 963 208A183 672 224 010156 148 225 63 154 090 649 359 817 955 384075 251 86 914049 92 671 806 594 957 677 630 837 706
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFuIC:
12. Mile per revenue ton per road 191.1 186.2 207.4 206.1 247.9 226.5 436.8 32.2 258.6 260.6 23. 3
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . .4 1.2 1.39 1.476 1.36 1.363 1375 1445 1.391 1.484 1
14. Revenue per ton per road . . 2..89 3.4 3.38 13.09 "6.00 .25 $3.60 03.87 .
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRArFIC:*
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . 20.1 19.8 11.9 11.3 19.6 19.2 18.6 8.3 16.2 15.6 19.1 18.7
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile 2.00 1.97 2.553 2.23 1. 1.660 1.5 1.1W 1.16 1.8No 1.70%
17-01. Revenue per passenger perroad .0.40 (0.39 00.30 0.25 0. 0 0.31 0. (0.18 00.18 s0.34 (0.32
AU, OTHER PASSENGER TRAIN:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . 78.6 S1. 248.1 245.8 181.7 193.5 364.0 377.2 252.2 253.2 282,1 293.
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 3.200 3.24 2.62 2.64 2.20.20 2:2 2.26 2.37 2.45 2.4 2. 2.
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road . 2.51 $2.63 6.49 06.49 3.99 431 8.22 8.92 6.1 06.16 6.4 46.
TOTA. PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Milesperpassengerperroad. . 45.6 47.1 90.7 86.7 88.3 90.9 177.1 186.6 248.7 249.0 1,2. 152.5
18-03. Revenue per passenger-mile 2.901 2.941 2.61 2.60 2.16 2.19 2.220 2.32 2.4 2.43 2.2 2.30
17-08. Revenue per passenger per road -. $1.32 $1.39 $2.37 $2.31 $1.80 $1.99 $3.94 $4.33 $6.$.09 6.05 $3.18 $.51
18. Revenue passenger-milespr train-mile. 110.3 111.7 81.0 87.7 69.4 71.2 90.2 93.6 58.8 6.6 79.0 3
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 20.1 20.1 14.8 15.7 15.6 216.0 16.1 16.5 13.4 .1 15.6 16.0


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SRepresents an average of the mileage reported at the lose of eaoh month within the period.
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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 121 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 129 steam railways

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR ELEVEN MONTHS ENDED WITH NOVEMBER 1954 AND 1953


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)


ITEM


AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service # . . .
2. Passenger service # . . .
3. Number of revenue tone 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-mile . . .
II. 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 ppr 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. .
19.1 Rt-eu nasne ile oc a-ile


UNITED STATES


2 114
503
67 149
229
172
402
4 363
22 304
26 667
$87
$610
$696
$1 15b
290
1 538


224 168
124 920
596 617
294 492
361 413
247 483
833 113
080 596
281 161
554 635
835 7 96

882 856
264 547
147 403
621 808
834 675
092 262


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1.421%
$3.38
19.0
2.010
$0.38,
129.1
2.74#
$3.53
66.3
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91.7
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NEW ENGLAND REGION


GREAT LAKES REGION


CENTRAL EASTERN REGION


S I


EASTERN DISTRICT


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1954


1953


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224 598
129 190
2 435 651 517
562 250 245
$8 293 734 467
235 095 871
163 131 228
418 227099

4 371 989 040
24 519 672 488
28 691 861 52 8
$84 916 074
7 682 281047
3 767 197 121

$1 249 292 196
305 427 196
1 637 098 56b


6 278
4 099

56 756 857
7 997 158
$185 082 769
34 215 046
21 920 295
56 135 341

707 586 075
1 470 288 199
2 177 874 274

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45..622 772
57 880 531
$78 384 015
17 050 663
75 691 915


6 273
4 316

62 295 04 7
8 663 813
6206 947 336
33 681 974
23 428 337
57 110 311

686 033 581
1 573 657 641
2 259691222

$11 601 478
(48 639 418
60 240 896

$ 82 262 435
17 127 084
78 804 072


23 510
11 617
355 003 226
68 825 145
11 078 368 469

43 695 753
25 020 769
68 716 522

825 632 373
3 472 479 246
4 298 111 619

$18 244 464
(107 320 374
$125 564.838
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43 152 614
232 066 975


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11 833

430 143 309
80 258 713
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44 208 450
26 024 914
70 233 364
831 119 97 7
3 700 002 548
4 531 122 525

$18 140 941
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135 916 680
$219 891166
45 734 774
245 529 642


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11 554

446 218 564
77 970 221
0L 201 223 666
87 834 154
76 656 201
164 490 355
1 796 212 371
4 477 482 450
6 273 694 821
$36 556 713
(150 701 787
$187 258 500

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1 820 272 427
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165 744 953
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289 342 218

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9 420 249 895
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298 362 843
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333 579 989
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$0.39
78.7
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$2.57
45.5
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$1.34
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POCAHONTAS REGION


8077
4 653

173 586 359
42 012 079
$448 401 866
80 661
3 608 826
3 689 487

2 032 292
541 966 797
543 999 089
#31 379
&5 735 963
5 767 342
$28 453 718
7 811 989
39 799 051


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1953


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4 714

198 960 537
47 356 869
$511 253 810
79 4 93
4 043 380
4 122 873

1 930460
608 660 385
610 590 84 5
$27 034
17 921 365
17 948 399

$31 562.289
7 972 701
42 291 143


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$2.57
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$0.34

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19.Revenue passenger- es per-car-mie . i I ..0 Z0.fLa..).7
EASTERN DISTRICT
IEINCUzDISI SOUTHERN REGION: NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION
1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953

AGGREGATES

I reightoaderice ..closeof month: 60462 60565 37t0,81 37142 44963 44988 53749 53953 27.913 27950 126625 126891
2 Passenger service # ...... ... 31923 32 830 20213 21682 23907 24,675 31834 32542 17043 17461 72784 74678
3 Number of revenue tons carried. . ... 1031 565 006 1237 656174 366 875 006 392 063 800 253 581 982 304 439 876 278 867 506 302296103 183 707117 198995564 716156 605 805 731543
4 Numberof revenuetonsearriedone mile(thous) 196 804 603 230 108 454 75 574 171 80 587 909 63 426 992 69 679 118 120 005 750 129 996 514 47 482 976 51 878 250 .230 915 718 251 553 682
5. Freightrevenue.. ... $2913076770 $3 510 071 309 1054 940.637-1189 487 691 $864` 553 9'83 $951453 45 3. 658 598 502. 875:951453 658 191 521 $766.770 561 $3181 344 006 $3 594 175467
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01, Commutation passengers .. 165 825 .614 168 532 117 25 026 697 28 914 807 1.8 715 3-69 17 682 138 19 604 455 19 864 798 75 348 102 011 38 395 172 37 648 947
6-02. All otherpassengers 127 206 091 133 53 599 12 266345 14142951 11 933023 12091939 16 422 705 17347663 5004949 5595076 33 360 677 35034678
6-03. Total .. ....... 293031.705 302485 716 37293042 43 057 758 30648392 29774077 36 027160 37212461 5 080297 5 697087 71 755849 72683625
7. Number of revenue parsengers carried one mile:
7-01. Cor mutationpasengers. riedonemi.. 3331463111 3 339356 445 298 028 189 327 480393 367 431 878 340 375 381 365 138000 363183692 1 219 983 1 593 129 733 7898'61 705 152202
7-02. Allother passengers 9 962 216692 10637194456 3029 675 111 3 465 407 953 2148 622 499 2.333089 22 52 907 132 012 6 472 606 996 1 256 908 321 1 411573 861 9 312 662 8321.0217 270079
7-03. Total 13 293 679 803 14 176 550 901 3 327 703 300 3 792 888--346 2 516 054 377 2 673 464 603 6.272 g70 012 6 835 790 688 1 258 128 304 1 413-166 990 1 046 452 693 10 922 422 281
8. Pengr revetionfares......... $6709 15 $65617460 $7 57033 .$7281171' 7 133158 $6 418759. 6 075514 $5 580 222 $13537 $18462 $13222209 1 12017443
8-02. Allotherfares .. 319 80 896 351 501354 .79 8 860.2 91182 064 47247 312 152082740 *133533859 6153172966 -30816878 :34341923 1211598049 039597629
8-03. Total . . . 386 471 211 417 118 814 686 855 934 6 98463235 54 380 470 58 501499 $139609 373 (58 753 188 $30830 415 $34360385 5224 820258 $251615072
9. Passenger service train revenue . $577 646 207 $620 646 197 $153 448,327 $165 932 278 $103 878258 $110 054 164 $255 .597 913 -$281 725 668 $65 051103 70 933889 $ 424 527 274 $462 713 721
10. Passenger train-nmiles . . 120 744436 -126 956479 41 579299 43 838291 365 482 296 37 827397 70436283 74229725 21 592 361 : 22575304 128 510940 134632426
11. Passenger carrying car-miles. ... 663 056 535 706 442409 226 407 463 243 382 321 162 102 801 167 598 764 391 673 690 418 501933 94 851773 101173141 648 628a 64 6.87 273 838

AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12 Milesperrevenue ton per road . 190.8 185.9 206.0 205.5 250.1 228.9 430.3 430.0 258.5 260.7 322.4 312,2
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . 1.480 1.525 1.396 1.476 1.3630 1.3650 1.3820 1.4430 1.3864 1.478% 1.378 1.4290
14. Revenue per ton per road. . . $2.82 $2.84 $2.88 $3.03 $3.41 $3.13 $5.95 $6.21 $3.58 $3.85 04.44. *4.6
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:* ,.
15-01. Miles per passenger per road . 20.1 19.8 11.9 11.3 19.6 19.2 18.6 18.3 16.2 15.6 19.1 18.7
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.019 1.96% 2.54# 2.22% 1.94# 1.89 1.66% 1.54i 1.11% 1.16' 1.80% 1.70p
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road .0.0 0.39 $0.30 10.25 (0.38 (0.36 6 0.31 0.28 $0.18 $0.18 $0.34. (0.32
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . 78.3 80.9 247.0 245.0 180.1 192.9 359.7 373.1 251.1 252.3 279.2 291.6
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 3.210 3.24% 2.62 2.630 ; 2.20% 2.23% 2.26g 2.37 2.45 2.43%i 2.271 2.350
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road 82.51 $2.62 46.46 $6.45 $3.96 64.31 $8.13 $8.83 6.16 $, 6.14 .. $6.34 6.84
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. . 45.4 46.9 89.2 88.1 82.1 89.8 174.1 183.7 247.6 248.1 140.0 150.3
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.91% 2.94# 2.61% 2.609 2.160 2.190 2.23% 2.32% 2.45 ,2.-43% 2.24-i 2.O
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road 1.32 $1.38 $2.33 $2.29 $1.77 $1.96 S3.88 $4.27 $6.07 :6.03 3.13 $3. 6
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile.. 110.1 111.7 80.0 86.5 69.0 70.7 89.0 92.1 58.3 62.6 78.2 81.1
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 20.0 20.1 14.7 15.6 15.5 16.0 16.0 16.3 13.3 14.0 15.5 15.9


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 195 O 310310 (9)


* Includes Commutation and Multiole Ride.
I Represents an average of the mileage reported at the lose of each month within the period.
_/ Includes dining ann Duffet service.


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UNIV. OF FL LIS.




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U.S. DEPOITOMY


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


3 1262 08855 0206 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
..... BUREAU OFTRANSPORT ECONpMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 121 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 129 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR TE ONTH or DCMBiR 1954 AND 1953


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)
ER 1954



PR 6 1955


Ir'' APR 16 1955


UNITED.STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHO REGION
ITEM 954 953 '9 193 1954 953 1954 1953 1954 1955 1954 1953
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at dlose of month:
1. Freightservice. ..... .... 224097 224423 6180 6284 23495 233514 22573 22 12 52248 5241 9 8062
2. Passengerservice ..... .... ... 12 683 127 450 3850 4146 11599 117 11 11528 11 53 26 977 27505 4 575 4 707
3. Number of revenue tonsearried.. ......193 37737 188011 601 5301737 5386567 33954398 333497399 41504108 42330885 80760243 81214851 16500890 14990852
4. Numberofrevenuetonscarriedonesmile(thous). 45945340 43 5-35 666 735356 726 372 6 429059 -6095 829 7012797 6652343 14177214 13474544 4022791 3634965
5. Freightrevenue.. .................. 652 697850 $66171-3973 $16 707 160 $17615,842 $101221011 $102 639 15 104 290045 $112264542 222 218216 $232519899 $44 029692 (39 707349
8 Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutationpasengers ........ 20538308 .20732676 3170815 3062734 4035429 4019522 7 729669 7775511 14935913 14857767 7608 7484
6-02. Allotherpassengers . 16746369 1780996'0 2 213887 2305006 2517019 2577621 7143465 7547419 11874371 12430046 355497 395765
6-03. Total . . . 37 284b77 38542638 5 384702 5367740 6552448 6597 143 14873134 15 322930 26810284 27287813 363105 403249
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01 Commutation pasenger? ......m.. 389759833 385163161 66368542 61434039 75136040 75696493 156465259 155786943 297969841 292917475 19Q608 186827
7-02.A Aother passengers . . 2234826415 2384922059 150049579 161197006 358342708 372405002 440681431 477655861 949073718 1011257869 56080510 63974343
7-03. Total ............. 2624588248 2770085220 216418121 222631045 433478748 448101495 597146690 633442804 1247043559 1304175344 56271118 64161170
S. Passenger revenue:
g-0l.Commutalionfares*.. . .. $8228530 $7722558 $1205536, 1068229 $1730135 $1661999 $3457415 $3096249 $6393086 $5826477 $3060 $2631
8-02. Allotherfare. . . 60734336 166814853 4516196 4940973 $11491917 $12951887 $14620679 $15817870 $30622792 $33710730 $1606379 $1773239
8-03. Total . . . 6896266 74537411 5 715732 6 009202 13 222052 614613886 18 078094 118914119 37015878 139537 207 61609439 1 775870
9. Passenger service trainrevenue/ . $121121419 $130110961 7 740215 $8423274 20655146 $23642583 626759052 $27677842 (55154413 $59743699 $3195881 $3315256
10. Passengertrain-miles . . 27 255768 28629616 1564 818 1617534 4091848 4265670 5095544 5296857 10752210 11180061 776128 803845
11. Passengerearryinge ar-miles . . 145049306 15i1876 b63 7261711 7348265 22 301 583 23064589 30257706 31380645 59 821000 61793499 3801845 4029 615
AVERAGES
Fausmnr TenTIc:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 237. 231,6 138.7 134.8 189.3 182.0 169.0 157.2 175.5 165.9 243.8 242.5
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . 1.421 15200 2.272% 2.425 ;1.574 1.684w 1.4879 1.688% 1.5674 1.726 1.095 1.09o2
14. evenueperton perroad. . ... $3.38 $3.52 $3.15 $3.27 $2.98 $3.06 $2.51 $2.65 $2.75 32.86 $2.67 $2.65
CommurTAToN PAsBsaNGx TaAa'c:*
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. .. 19.0 18.6 20.9 20.1 18.6 18.8 20.2 20.0 19.9 19.7 25.1 25.0
16-01. revenue per passeger-mle . 2.110 2.01% 1.820 1.74# 2.300 2.200 2.21% 1.99% 2.153 1.990 1.610 1.410
17-01. Revenue per pasenger per road . (0.0 0.37 0.38 (0.35 $0.43 (0.41 $0.45 30.40 o0.43 60.39 .0.40 60.35
ALL OTmn PASENcER TRiAFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . 133.5 133.9 67.8 69.9 142.4 144.5 61.7 63.3 79.9 81.4 157.8 161.6
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile 2.72 2.800 3.01. 3.072 3.210 3.48% 3.320 3.310 3.239 3.3%3 2.86g 2.770
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road . 3.63 (3.75 z2.04 (2.14 $4.57 $5.02 $2.05 $2.10 (2.58 $2.71 $4.52 $4.48
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIc:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road . 70.4 71.9 40.2 41.5 66.2 67.9 40.1 41.3 46.5 47.8 155.0 159.1
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.63# 2.690 2.64w 2.70% 3.053 3.260 3.03# 2.99$ 2.970 3.03% 2.86# 2.770
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road.. $1.85 (1.93 (1.06 $1.12 $2.02 62.22 $1.22 $1.23 $1.38 $1.45 $4.43 $4.40
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 96.3 96.8 138.3 137.6 105.9 105.0 117.2 119.6 116.0 116.7 72.5 79.8
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 18.1 18.2 29,8 30. 19.4 19.4 19.7 20.2 20.8 21.1 14.8 15.9
EASTERN DISTRICT
In MCLTzoN SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION .
1954 1953 1954 1953 194 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953


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
FaRzoar T RAFc:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . .
13. Revenue per ton-mile .......
14. Revenue per ton per road. .........
COMMuTATION PAsesNOER TRAnc:*
15-01. Miles per passenger perroad .
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile ....
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road .
Au. OTHER PABBENmoxER Ta c:
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 pei road .
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile.
19. Revenue ossenger-milis per ar-mile .


60 34 7
31 55 2
97 261 133
18 200 00 5
$266 247 908
14 943 521
12 229 86 6
27 173 38 9
298 160 449
1 005'154 228
1 303 314 677
$6 396 14 6
(32 229 171
38 625 31 7
658 350 294
11528 338
63 622 84 5


187.1
62.74
20.0
2.15#
$0.43
82.2
3.21%
S$2.64:
48.0
2.960
$1.42
113.1
20.4


60 472
32212
96,205703
17 109 509
$272227248
14 865 251
12 825 811
27 691062
293 104 302
1 075 232 212
1 368 336 514
$5 829 108
.35 483 969
.41 3135077.
$63058955
11 983 906
65-823 114


177.8
1.5910
$2.83
19.7
:1.990
$0o.39
83.8


49.4
3.020
01.49
114.2
2D..8


37 096
19 682
34 973 551
7 026 752
$99 015 108
1 968 26 4
118819 6
3 156 460
23 209 859
301 568 555
324 778 414
$590 630
(7 950 440
(8 541070
$L6 723 312
3 884 891
22 363 63 2


200.9
1.4090
92.83
11.8
2.540
$0.30
253.8.
2.640
$6.69
102.9
2.630
$2.71
, 83.6


37 128
21 243
33001575
6 623 179
#99 812 144
2 355 98 3
1 387 042
3 743 02 5
26 945 560
346625 318-
373.570 878
#706 606
(9049 640
9,756 246
#19614 054
4145 704
23 661 511


200.7
1.507#
13.02
11.4
S2.632,
$0.30
249.9
2.61%
$6.52
99.8
2.61%
$2.61
90.1
1s. 8


44 975
23208
'17 401 877
5 300 41 8
#73 384 804
1 752 38 8
1 234 231
2 986 619
33 733 64 7
216 168 61 4
249 902261
$664 225
(4 762 812
5 427037
$11 464 491
3 385 391
14 573 937


304.6
.22
19.3
1.970
60.38
175.1


83.7
2.17:
73.8
17.1


44961
24 338
16 164 248
4 957 489
$71495 540
1673 142
15366 551
3039693
31812708
236401079
268 213 78 7
$631 188
* 5 2V00.489
5 831 677
012 148 560
3 534 536
15 086 149


306.7
1.4420

19.0
1.980
$0.38
173.0
2.20%
$3.81
88.2
2.17?0
$1.92
75.9
17.8


53 773
31 639
26 445 323
10 888 114
(151 485 584
1 869 403
1 604 218
3 473 621
34 577 64 4
587 276 113
621 853757
$576 672
2 767 31 e
3 343 990
#27 077 81.1
6 50801 5
35 783 308


411.7
(5.73
18.5
1,6.7
o0.31
366.1
2.17%
$7.96
179.0
2.15

17.-
i1>-.i


53925
32 285
25713992
10 342 419
1153 729 610o
1 829 894'
1682 232
3 512 126
33168 714,
589 312 737
622 481451
$ 6554 155
(13 727 416
-14 281 571
$27 955 983
6 872 324
37 999 092


402.2
1.4860
$5.98
18.1
1.67%
60.30
350.3


177.2
2.290
$4.07
90.6


27906
16 751
17 245 853
4 530 051
$62 564 446
4 732
489 85 6
494 588
78234
124 660 905
124 739 139
$857
3 024 595
3 085 452
47 505 511
1949 3 3
8 705 84


262.7
1. 381%
$3.63
16.5
1.10%

254.5
2.430
$6.17
252 2

64.0
14.31


27 937
17 372
16 926 083'
4 503 070
$64449 431
8 408
548 324
556732
131 877
137 350713
137 482 590

:3 355 359
3354 840
7 333 409
209314 6
9 306 697


266.0





250.5
2.44%
$6.12


06.03


126 654
71. 598
61093053
20 718 583
#287 434 834
3 626 523
3 328 30 5
6 954 82 8
68 389 525
928 105 63 2
996 495157
#1 241 75.4
$20 554 725
21796479
646 047 813
11 842 539
59 062 829


339.1
1.387%
64.70
18.9
1.820
00.34
278.9
2.21
$6.18
14.3.3
2.190
$3.13
84.1
16.9


126 823
73 995
58804 323
19 802 978
$289 674 581
3 511 444
3 597 107
7108 551
65 113 299
963064 529
1 028177 828
$1 186 844
(22 281 244
23 468 088
$47 437 952
12 500 006
62 391 938


I 36.8
$4.93
18.5
1.82%
$0.34
267.7
2.310
$6.19
144.6
2.280
81.3
16.4


* IncludeI Coutation and Multiple Rids
I/ InludeA ais --t tIafft selvtM.










INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 121 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 129 steam railways

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR TWELVE MONTHS ENDED WITH DECEMBER 1954 AND 1953


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)


ITEM

AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service# : -,.. . .
2. Passenger service # . . .
3. Number of revenue tons carried . ..
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thous) .
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 ear-miles . . .
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Milee per revenue ton per road . .
13. 1Reverue per ton-mile . . .
14. Reveiue per ton per road . ..
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAArFFIC
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


224 163
124 743
2 307 896 125
549 240 663
$7 602 617 i01
249 785791
189 579 802
439 365 593
4 753 040 994
24 539 383050
29 292 424 044


$96
$670
$767
$1 276
318
1 683


1i1 387
996 009
109 396
686 287
090 443
139 568


238.0
1.421%
$3.38
19.0
2.02%
$0.38
129.4
2.73
$3.54
66.7
2.62#
$1.75
92.1
17.4


224 585
129 046
2 623 494 155
605 785 912
$8 955 448 441
255 b28 549
200 941186u
456 769 737
4 757 152 201
26 904 794 357
31661 946 558
$92'638 632
$749 094 074
$841 732 706
$1379 400 939
334 056 812
1 768 973 131


I r 1 1


NEW ENGLAND REGION


GREAT LAKES REGION


CENTRAL EASTERN REGION


i* 4 I-- ,. *


1953


1953


6 270
4 078
62 058 594
8 732 516
$202 362 709
37 385 861
24 134 182
61 520 043
773 954 617
1 620 337 778
2 394 292 395
$13 463 295
50 132 196
63 595 491
86 124 230
18 615 481
82 953'626


6274
4 302
67 681 614
9 390 186
$224 563 179
36 744 708
25 733 343
62 478 051
747 467 620
1 734 854 64 7
2 482 322 867


23 509
11 616
388 959 686
75 254 892
1 179 589 480
47 731 182
27 537 788
75 268 970
900 768 413
.3 830 821 954
.4 731 590 367


S12 669 707 $19 974599
53 579 258 6118 812 193
66 248 965 6138 786 792
$90 685 709 $224 725 314
18744618 47244462
86 152 337 254 368 558


23535
11 823
463 640 708
86 354 542
(1 390 659 702
48 227 972
28 602 535
76 830 507
906 816 470
4 072 407 360
4 979 223 830
$19 802940
(130 726933
(150 529 873
$243 531 531
50 000444
268 594 231


22 595
11 552
487 780 267
84 983018
(1305 513 712
95 563 823
83 799 666
179 363 489
1 952 677 630
4 918 163 881
6 870 841 511
$40 014 128
:165 322 466
(205 336 594
$293 497 358
57 824 714
345 756 300


22676
11 943
588 788 166
100 481402
ol 616 114 516
98 337711
88 004 387
186 342 098
1 976 059 370
5 432 529 743
7 408 589 11.2
$38 -944 256
(182 982702
(221 926 958
$314 608 149
61 418 777
371 198 19.7


EASTERN DISTRICT


52 5 74
27 246
938 798 547
166 970 426
.$2 687 4,65 901
180 680 866
135 471 636
316 152,502
3 627 400 660
10 369 323 613
13 996 724 273
$73 452 022
(334 266 855
V407 718 877
$604 346 902
123 684 657
68-3 078 b J


1 1 I I -I -~1 I


230.9
1.478%
$3.41
18.6
1.959
$0.36
133.9
2.780
$3.73
69.3
2.66%
$1.84
94.8
17.7


140.7
2.317%
$3.26
20.7
1.74?,
$0.36
67.1
3.09%
$2.08
38.9
2.66%
$1.03
128.6
28.9


138.7
2.391%
$3.32
20.3
1.70#
$0.34
67.4
3.090
$2.08

39.7
2.670
$1.06
132.4
28.8


193.5
1.5670
$3.03
18.9
2.22%
$0.42
139 .1
$4.31
62.9
2.93?
$1.84,
100.2
18.6


186.3
1.610%
$3.00
18.8
2.18%
$0.41
142.4
3.219
:4.57
64.8
3.020
$1.96
99.6
18.5


174.2
1,536%
$2.68
20.4
2.05%
$0.42,
58.7
3.36%
$1.97
38.3
2.990
$1.14
118.8
19.9


170.7
1.608%
$2.74
20.1
1.970
$0.40
61.7
3.37
$2.08
39.8
3.00o
$1.19
120.6
20.0


180.0
1, 590%
$2.86
20.1
2.02%
$0.41
76.5
3.220
$2.47
44.3
2.91%
$1.29
113.2
20.5


52 485
28 066
1120 110 488
'196 226 130
$3 231 337 399
1b3310391
142 340 265
325 650 656
3 630 343 460
11 239'791 750
14 670 135 210
$71 416 903
(367 288 893
438 705 796
$648 625 389
130 163 839
725 944 765


175.2
1.647%
$2.88
19.8
1.97%
$0.39
79.0
3.270
$2.58
45.7
2.950
$1.35
114.2
20.5


EASTERN DISTRICT
M IrCLUMDING SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION
1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953

AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service .......... 60453 60558 37081 37140 44964 44986 53753 53951 27912 27950 126629 126 687
2. Passenger service ...... 31 892 32781 20169 21645 23848 24648 31818 32 521 17016 17453 72682 74 622
3. Number of revenue tons carried ........ 1128885796 1334,061 877 401 848557 425065' 25 270983859 320604124 305302829 328010095 .200 875 084 215752684 777 161772 664366903
4. Number of revenue tons earriedone mile (thous) 2150105296 247217964 82 601 066 87211C-68 68 727410 74636607 130893864 140338933 52 013027 56 381320 251 634 301 271 356 660
8. Freight revenue. . . $3 179 897 459 $3 782 298 558L 153 955 7-45 1 289 299 835 $937 93 8441 022 948 993 1 810 084 086 029681063 $720 75 967 $831 219 992 $3 468 763 8973 663 650 04 8
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers"*....... 180769135 1833973686 26994961 3127079,0. 20467.7-57 19355280 21473858 21694692 80980 110419 42 021695 41160391
6-02. All other'passengers .. . 139 435 959 146 779 410 13-454 861 15 529 9 93 .13 167 7254 13458490 18 026923 19029 895 5 494 805 6 143400 36 688982 38631765
6-03. Total ....... . . 320205094 330176778 40449822 46 8007.83 33635 011 32 813770 39 500 781 40 724587 5 574 885 6253 819 78 710677 79792176
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. CoUr.nuali.i paser.grs' . 3 629 623 560 3632460 747 321 238048 354 425 953 401 165 525 372188089 399 715644 396 352 406 1 298 217 1725006 802 1793'86 770 2'65 501
7-02. Allothher pawnigers . .10967 370 920 11912426478 3 331 243666 3 812033271 2364 791113 2 569490301 6494408 25 7061919733 1381 569 226 1 548 924 574 1024076846411180 33460
7-03. Total . .14 596 994 480 15544 887225 3 652 481 714 4 166 459 224 2765 956638 2 941678390 6 894 123769 7458 272 139 1382 867443 1 550 649580 11042 94785011 950 600 109
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutation fares' ........ $73 486461 $714465668 8160963 $7987777 $7 797383 $7049947 $6 652186 $P 134377 (L4394 $19963 $14463963 $13204287
8-02. Allotherfares. . . 351- 609197 $386 983 497 $87 236 041 $100 231 704 52 010124 $57 283229 $146 301174 $166 900 382 (33 841 73 $37 695262 6232 152771 $261 678 873
8-03. Total ............... . .. 425 095 658 '458 4 30065 $95 397004 6108 219 481 $59,807 507 $64 333176 $152 953360 $173034 759 $3 55 167 637 715 225 1246 616734 $275 063160
9. Passenger servicetrainrevenue $635 996501 $ 6.83702934 $170 147649 $185546332 $115 342 496 $122202724 $282 649351 $309681651 $72,550 290 $78267296 $470 542 137 $510 151673
10. Passengertrain-miles . ... 132 272774 13894038.5 45 464190 47 983 995 39 867687 41 361933 .76 944298 81102049 93 541 494 24 668450 140 353 479 147 132 432
11. Pasengercarrying car-miles . .... 726 679380 772265 523 248 771095 267 043 832 176 676738 182 684913 427 456 998 456 5010-25 103 555 357 110 477 838 707 689093 749663776
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12.Milesper revenue ton per road ..... 190.5 185.3 205.6 205.2 253.6 232.8 4#8.7 427.8 258.9 261.3 323.8 313.9
13. revenue per ton-mile . . 1.4791.530 1.397% r 1.4780 1.365# 1.3710 1.3830 1.446# 1.386 1.474# 1.3780 1.431Lr
14. Revenue per ton per road. . .. $2.82 $2.84 $2.87 $3.03 $3.46 6$.319 $5.93 $6.19 $3.59 $3.85 $4.46, (4.49
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TA:FIC*"
15-01. Miles per passenger per road . 20.1 19.8 11.9 11.3 19.6 19.2 18.6 18.3 16.2 15.6 19.1 18.7
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.020 1.970 2.54% 2.250 1.940 1.891 1.660 1.55 1.11 1.16% 1.800 1.71%
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road .. 0.41 $0.39 $0.30 $0.26 $0.38 $0.36 $0.31 "0.28 $0.18 0.18 $0.34 00.32
AM. OTHER PASSENGER TAFI:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . 78.7 81.2 247.6 245.5 179.6 190.9 360.3 371.1 251.4 252.1 279.1 289.4
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile .... 3.210 3.250 2.62 2.63 2.200 2.23 2.250 2.360 2.45% 2.3 2.27% 2.34
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road . $2.52 $2.64 6.48 $6.45 $3.95 $4.26 $8.12 $8.77 $6.16 16.14 .$6.33 $6.78
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road . 45.6 47.1 90.3 89.0 82.2 89.6 174.5 183.1 248.1 248.0 140.3 149,8
16-03. Revenue per peasenger-mile . 2.910 2.950 2.610 2.60o 2.160 2.190 2.22% 2.32% 2.450 2.430 2.g3o 2.300
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road . $1.33 $1.39 $2.36 $2.31 $1.78 $1.96 $3.87 $4.25 $6.07 $6.03 $3.13 :'.45
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 110.4 111.9 80.3 86.8 69.4 71.1 89.6 -92.0 58.7 62.9 78.7 1.2
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 20.1 20.1 14.7 15.6 15.7 __ 16.1 16.1 16.3 13.4 14.0 15.6 15.9


Includes Commutation and Multiple Ride.
R# presents an average of the mileage reported at the close of each month within the period.
./ Includes dining and buffet service.


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1955 0 310310 (10)


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POCAHONTAS REGION


1954


8079
4646
190 087 249
46 034 870
$t92 431 558
88 269
3 964 323
4 052 592
2 222 900
598 047 307
600 270 207
$34439
317 342 342
17 376 781
$31 649 599
8 588 117
43 600 896


242.2
1.070%
$2.59
25.2
1.55%
$0.39
150.9
2.90%
$4.37
148.1
2.890
$4.29
69.9
13.8


8073
4 713
213 951389
50 991 834
(550 961159
86 977
4 439 145
4 526 122
2 117 287
672 634 728
674 752 015
S$29 665
19 694 604
19 724 269
634 877 545
8 76 546
46 320 758


238.3
1.0800
$2.58
24.3
1.40%
$0.34
151.5
2.93%
$4.44
149.1
2.92#
$4.36
76.9
14.6


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