Operating revenues and operating expenses of class I steam railways in the United States - 1941

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Operating revenues and operating expenses of class I steam railways in the United States - 1941
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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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1941
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Interstate Commerce Commission, Bureau of Statistics.
Dates or Sequential Designation:
-Nov. 1956.
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Compares the monthly statistics of the current year with that of the preceding year.
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Issued <Feb. 1932>-May 1942 by the U.S. Interstate Commerce Commission, Bureau of Statistics; June 1942-Nov. 1956 by the U.S. Interstate Commerce Commission, Bureau of Transport Economics and Statistics.
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"Compiled from the monthly reports of revenues and expenses for ... steam railways, including ... switching and terminal companies" (varies).
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"Switching and terminal companies not included," Mar. 1938-Nov. 1956.
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Description based on: Feb. 1932; title from caption.
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OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES

Compiled from 133 monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 137 Class I steam railways

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY,1941 AND 1940


Statement No. M-100
JANUARY, 1941


United States New England Region a/ Great Lakes Region Central Eastern Region Eastern District Pocahontas Region
Item
Percent Percent
1941 1940 increase 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 ireane 1941 19
Miles of road operated at close of month....-- 232 441 233 130 d 0.3 6 700 6 718 26 072 26 164 24 495 24530 57 267 57412 d 0.3 6 093 6 065
Revenues:
Freight-- --.....5--------$309 580453 $283 134 018 9.3 10844973 o0 135 502 $59 336 380 $56 420 81 165 680 907 $59 385 555 $135 862260 $125941 866 7.9 *21841 184 $21 241 727
Passenger --.-- 40 158 615 36 079 204 11.3 3 042 712 2 906 744 7 264 178 7 092177 10 510 915 9 591023 20 817 805 19 589 944 6.3 981 406 826 522
Mail ---...........--------.. -. 8 390 508 8 085564 3.8 368 069 378 988 1 326 844 1 232 326 1 470 584 1 428 730 3165 297 3040 044 4.1 262 199 250 766
Express-- ----... ----3 ----3 3405 839 3 577228 4.8 150 790 265 392 551 161 641702 511 883 552 663 1 215 834 1 459757 6 69 286 77 366
All other operating revenues. 15 838 775 14 763 109 -7 g933 827 784 629 3 487 157 3 367 893 3 587 723 3 284 446 8 008 707 7 436 968 7 366 455 371 004
Railway operating revenues- .-.......... 377 374 190 545 639 123 9.2 15 340 371 14 471 255 71 965 720 68 754909 81 761 812 74 242 415 169 067 903 157 468 579 7.4 23 520 530 22767 385
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures --- 36757443 33 945 314 4 .2 1848280 1536158 5 9O9 208 5823161 7613112 6549832 15440600 13909151 11.0 2279393 1981741
Maintenance of equipment---- 74217 719 68978 746 .6 2389 819 2374 109 14007 322 13 194 884 18503617 16 518269 34900758 32087262 8.8 4 578 501 4 309084
Traffic....---.--------- ....... 8875257 8 824224 .6 214388 213 143 1449 125 1 459 952 1487 702 1 467929 3 151 215 3 141024 .3 365947 400121
Transportation-Rail line-- ------------- 133 970 077 150 850 092 2.4 5942917 5677767 26 827 153 26902611 28952 436 28 233 780 61 722 506 60814 158 1.5 5215 509 5 349 575
Transportation-Water line.---. 568 817 519 044 9.6 2 522 2522 -
Miscellaneous operations... --- 3671 158 3 453092 6.3 215 645 178946 644 244 650038 759 808 709 708 1619 697 1 558 692 5.3 81 744 73 207
General---....--------- 11108 386 11045 400 .6 465 078 487 240 2 031 648 2 007 361 1918 990 1 866 817 4 413 716 4 361 418 1.2 540 517 569 700
Transportation for investment-Cr ... 179 975 219 936 d 18.2 205 890 12 288 17 782 9 756 32 221 22 249 50893 d 6.3 13 585 13 498
Railway operating expenses. --- -. 268968 882 257 395 976 4.5 11076444 10466473 50 926412 50020225 59225909 55314114 121 228 765 115 800812 4.7 13047 826 12669930
Net revenue from railway operations --- 108 405 308 88 243 147 22.8 4 263 927 4 004 782 21 039 308 18 734 684 22 535 903 18 928 301 47 839 138 41 667 767 14.8 10 472 704 10 097 455
Railway tax accruals .......... .. 35519 068 31 243 291 13.7 1 149 149 1 113 113 6 277 927 5 967 902 7 493 971 6 070 258 14 921 047 13 151 273 13.5 3851 508 3 024 470
Railway operating income ---- 72886 240 56 999 856 27.9 3 114 778 2 891 669 14 761 381 12766 782 15041 932 12858043 32918 091 28 516 494 15.4 6 621 196 7072 965
Equipment rents-Dr. balance- 7 798 887 8 378 341 d 650 400 577 396 2013453 2364519 875695 1266398 3 539 548 4208 313 d 15. 4799461 495 027
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance...---- 2 729 946 2608 705 4.6 390 888 469 695 561 519 555 667 578 866 552 022 1531273 1 577384 d 125 56 0TT
Net railway operating income.......-....-- 62 357 407 46 012 810 35.5 2 073 490 1 844 578 12 186 409 9 846 596 13 587 371 11 039 623 27 847 270 22 730 797 22.5 6 975 186 7 674 444
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) .....----- 71.3 74.5 72.2 72.3 70.8 72.8 72.4 74.5 71.7 73.5 55.5 55.6
Depreciation included in operating expenses 17 656 805 16 871 614 4.7 502 629 504 159 3 223 172 3 011 915 4 012 644 3 796 409 7 738 445 7 312 483 5.8 1 445 996 1 381 734
Pay roll taxes .....-10 049 976 9 636 701 4.3 408 939 394 501 1 98 739 1 891 157 2 156 458 2 046 096 4 484 136 4 331 754 3.5 461 432 443 580
All other taxes-------------....-- ----.---------- 25469092 21606590 17.9 740210 718 612 4 359 188 4 076 745 5 337513 4 024 162 10436911 8 819519 18.3 3390076 2580890

Southern Region Southern District Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Item
PerCent Percent
1941 1940 increase 1941 1940 1 1940 1941 190 1941 1940 1941 1940 increase
Miles of road operated at close of month.-- 538 148 38 320 d 0.4 44 241 44 385 .t5 521 45 691 56 320 56 374 29 092 29 268 130 933 131 333 d 0.3
Revenues:
Freight -.... --------- 43 329283 3$8 378 786 12.9 65 170467 59 620 513 *29 925 4283 27 795 770 $54 264 224 $47 571 228 $24 358 074 22 204 641 $108547726 $97571639 11.8
Passenger ......... 6 324 121 5 321 203 18.8 7 05 527 6 147 725 2718 017 2 495 834 7 319 248 6 253 039 1 998 018 1 592 662 12 035 283 10 341 535 16.4
Mail... --..-.... -.....- 1208325 1183481 2.1 1470524 1434247 1049536 1013954 1981737 1902335 723414 694984 3754687 3611273 4.0
Express ............. 699 194 722036 a 768 480 799402 367573 341 540 741218 704016 314 734 272513 1423525 1318 069 8.0
All other operating revenues------- 1767241 1 591 496 11. 2133696 1 962500 1 72 503 1 666 132 2767061 2 596 518 1 196 808 1 100991 5696 372 5363641 6.2
Railway operating revenues--....-----... 53 328 164 47 197 002 13.0 76 848 694 69 964 387 35 793 057 53 313 230 67 073 488 59 027 136 28 591 048 25 865 791 131457 593 118 206 157 11.2
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures.- 5360021 5 144 760 4.2 7 639 414 7 126 501 4 166 981 3773004 6 105 809 5988 026 3384 639 3 148 632 13657429 12909662 5.8
Maintenance of equipment ...--9 472 373 9 167 873 3.3 14 050 674 13 476 957 7 264 956 6 878 229 13176 514 11 943791 4 824 817 4592 507 25 266 287 23 414 527 7.9
Traffic---..--- ------------...-- 1465794 1 423030 3.0 1 831741 1 823151 989 109 981 908 1955 142 1 926 054 948 050 952 087 3 892 301 3 860 049 .8
Transportation-Rail line.. ----- 18 277 286 17 658 420 3.5 23492 795 23007995 14 473528 14335899 24493 591 2304163 9 787 657 9650407 48754776 47027 939 3.7
Transportation-Water line .-- -- 566295 519044 566295 519044 9.1
Miscellaneous operations.----------- 553 867 527 205 5.1 635611 600 412 337 455 319955 876 768 795 231 201 627 198 802 1 415 850 1 313 988 7.8
General-------.------ --------- 1643295 1 568766 4.8 2183812 2 138 466 1322 108 1 294 273 2142 862 2186150 1045 888 1065 09 4 51 858 4 545 516 d .8
Transportation for investment-Cr.....-....... 26 005 34 094 d 23.7 39 590 47 592 33 090 38 052 26 407 38 601 58 639 44 798 118 136 121451 .7
Railway operating expenses ----..---~....... 36 746 631 35 455 960 3.6 49 794 457 48 125 890 28 581 047 27 545 216 49 290 574 46 361 328 20134 039 19 562730 97 945 660 95 469 274 4.8
Net revenue from railway operations ------.16 581 533 11 741 042 41.2 27 054 237 21 838 497 7 272 010 5 768 014 17 782 914 12665 808 8457 009 6 303 061 33 511 933 24 76 883 35.5
Railway tax accruals-...--------- 5029715 4 198 436 19.8 8881223 7 222906 3 647509 3307 989 6 097 791 5 643 446 1971 498 1917677 11 716 798 10 869112 7.8
Railway operating income--.............---------. 11 551 818 7 542606 53.2 18173 014 14615 591 3624 501 2460025 11685123 7022362 6485 511 4385 384 21795 135 13 867771 57.2
Equipment rents-Dr. balance....--------------- 916 753 1006788 8. 436 807 511 761 779 230 756 484 1964 804 1 843 66 1078498 1058097 3822532 3658 267 4.5
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance-...----.-------... 181 595 188 337 307 551 81905 176 576 168 508 422 615 475 514 291 931 305 394 891 122 949 416 d 6.1
Net railway operating income--....----........ 10453 470 6 347 481 64.7 17428656 14021925 2668 695 1 535 033 9 297 704 4703162 5 115 08 3021 893 17081 481 9 260 088 84.5
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) ........... 68.9 75.1 64.8 68.8 79.7 82.7 73.5 78.5 70.4 75.6 74.5 79.1 -
Depreciation included in operating expenses 2120032 2 022 151 4.8 3 566028 3403 885 1 896 787 1 826 145 3 324 020 3 199 918 1 11 525 1 129 183 6 352 332 6 155 246 3.2
Pay roll taxes ..-------------...--------- 1 355 386 1 323 349 .4 1 816 818 1 766 92 1108 368 1 063 86 1 869 891 1730 119 770 763 744 013 3 749 022 3 538 018 6.0
All other taxes.......-- 3674 329 2 875 087 27.8 7 064 405 5 455 977 539 141 2 244 103 4227 900 3 913 327 200 735 1 173664 7 967 776 7 331 094 8.7


Does not include Boston & Albany, the revenues and expenses of which are included
Decrease, deficit, or other reverse items.


with New tork Central returns in Great Lakes Region.


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OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES

Compiled from 13} monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 137 Class I steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY, 1941 AND 1940


Statement No. M-100
FEBRUARY, 1941


ItemUnited States New England Region a/ Great Lakes Region Central Eastern Region Eastern District Pocahontas Region
1941 19o Percent 191 1941 1900Percent
141 1940 increase 191 1940 1941 1940 191 1940 191 1940 increase 1941 1940
Miles of road operated at close of month -.... 232 417 233 052 d 0.3 6 700 6 717 26 077 26 144 24 494 24 530 57 271 57 391 d 0.2 6 076 6 065
Revenues:
Freight-................. ........-........-296 145 630 $257 650 021 14.9 $10 728 133 $8 981 622 $57 179 631 $49 833 005 $63 531 579 $53 052 368 $131 439 343 $111 866 995 17.5 $20 760 959 $19 603 616
Passenger............----........... 36511235 31944 512 14.3 2972 182 2915561 6 268438 5974089 9275 893 8045 314 18516 513 16934964 9.3 884 179 698 883
Mail.........-..--- ------ ........... 7 944 520 7 694 949 3.2 358 354 358 277 1254 526 1 225 205 1338 325 1356 823 2 951 205 2 940 305 .4 225 631 228 477
Express--- ........ .. --.--........---. 3 571 388 3 270 876 9.2 177 289 141 799 620 078 532 123 581 075 461 484 1 378 442 1 135 406 21.4 83 118 70 50
All other operating revenues 14 240 726 13 034 494 9.3 867 415 845 333 3 130 793 2 866 215 3 215 483 2 782889 7 213 691 6 494 437 11.1 360 590 333 707
Railway operating revenues ...... ... 358 413 499 313 594 852 14.3 15 103 373 13 242592 68 453 466 60430637 77 942355 65 698 878 161499194 139 372 107 15.9 22314 477 20935263
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures..-- 36 145 377 33 222 303 8.8 1 618 847 1 836 779 6 323 094 5 665 278 7 273 836 6 005 284 15 215 779 13 507 341 12.6 2 148 864 1 945 690
Maintenance of equipment -----.............. .. 71 265 850 64 985 513 9.7 2 334 880 2 187 124 13,312 512 12577958 17 661 437 14 733 660 33 308 829 29 498 742 12.9 4 417 285 4 180 076
Traffic -...... .. ........ ...... 8810 502 8 690548 1.4 219 151 209 569 1427 714 1 410263 1 483 424 1 442 958 3 130 289 3 062 790 2.2 376 905 364 906
Transportation-Rail line 125 075 115 119 667 316 4.5 5 522 729 5 305 317 251203 920 24 584 859 27 594 689 25 723 162 58321 338 55 613 338 4.9 4 975 506 4 918 834
Transportation--Water line................................ 597 968 506 906 18.0 -
Miscellaneous operations................. 3 12 680 3 103 965 6.7 197 160 180 740 562 838 545 246 652 612 623 843 1412 610 1349 829 4.7 77 412 73 469
General --- --.... 10585439 10585388 448 405 432093 1964054 1938740 1797532 1 662 146 4209991 4 232979 "50 520 561 504 035
Transportation for investment-Cr.............. 202 735 182 019 11.4 1 631 170 18 566 3 729 14 235 11 001 34 432 14 900 13 15 248 19 634
Railway operating expenses....... .........- 255 590 196 240 579 920 6.2 10 339 541 10 151 452 48 775 566 46 718 615 56 449 297 50 380 052 115 564 404 107 250 119 7.8 12 501 285 11 967 37r
Net revenue from railway operations. 102 823 303 73014932 40.8 4763832 3091140 19677 900 13712022 21493 058 15318 826 45 934 790 32 121988 43.0 9 813 192 8967887
Railway tax accruals..-........................... 34 325 812 29 718 722 15.5 1 223 222 1 101 315 6,071 822 5 678 729 7 271 445 5 581 114 14 566 489 12 361 158 17.8 3 667 924 2 800 271
Railway operating income................ 68 497 491 43 296 210 58.2 3 540 610 1 989 825 13 606 078 8 033 293 14 221 613 9 737 712 31 368 301 19 760 830 58.7 6 145 268 6 167 616
Equipment rents-Dr. balance............................. 7397 810 7 860 034 684 993 555 956 1 894 553 1996 754 1057 603 192 244 3 637 149 3 744 954 4d 2 458 700 522 1
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance---.............. 2 620 812 2 579 687 420 852 421 191 379 566 429 800 540 559 518 407 1 340 977 1 369 398 119 41 120 64
Net railway operating income ---......... 58478 869 32856 489 78.0 2434 765 1 012 678 11i31 959 5606 739 12623 451 8027 061 26 390175 14 646 478 80.2 6 484 558 6 569 789
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) -.... 71.3 76.7 68.5 76.7 71.3 77.3 72.4 76.7 71.6 77.0 56.0 57.2
Depreciation included in operating expenses 17 638 333 16 827666 4.8 502 781 504 802 3229 962 3 013 108 3 944 426 3 715 20 7 677 169 7 233 119 6.1 1451 167 1 392 490
Pay roll taxes......................................9500586 9 092 686 4.5 396 813 392045 1 14 805 1776498 2032115 903 056 4243 733 4 071599 42 435 337 424445
All other taxes.-- ---.------------- 24 825 226 20626 036 20.4 826 409 709 270 4 57 017 3 902231 5239 330 3678 058 10 322 756 8 289 559 24.5 3 232 587 2 375 826

Southern Region Southern District Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Item
Percent Prcent
1941 1940 increase 19411 190 190 191 1910 91 140 1941 1940 icreset
Miles of road operated at close of month...--.. 38 141 38 295 d 0.4 44 217 44 360 45 521 45 683 56 316 56 351 29 092 29 267 130 929 131 301 0
Revenues:
Freight ...----.................... ... $----41 099 579 $35960541 14.5 (61 860 538 (55 564 157 $28 36 521 $25 591 454 $51 253 862 $43 785 613 (23 255 366 $20 841 802 $102 845 749 $ 90 218 869 14.0
Passenger ............ ............................ .. 6 276 317 5 584 883 12.4 7 160 496 6 283 766 2319 997 2011246 6 549 241 5318 947 1964 988 1395 589 10 834226 8 725 782 24.2
Mail -....... -------.......------... 1 168 932 1110993 5.2 1394563 1 339470 0 64 000 952645 1942093 1801610 692659 660719 3598 752 3415174 5.4
All other operating revenues..... 1593716 1 453 753 1954 306 1787 460 1 65 794 1 418 057 2 416 544 2 322 196 1090 391 1 012 344 5 072 729 4 752 597 6.7
Railway operating revenues-............... 50854 705 44860504 13.4 73169182 65795767 33 39 077 30317526 62 996 572 53917939 27299474 24 191513 123 745 123 108426978 14.1
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures...-- 5 189 847 5 003 534 3.7 7 338 711 6 949 224 4 031 410 3 936 598 6 216 270 5 800 353 3 343 207 3 028 787 13 590 887 12 765 738 6.5
Maintenance of equipment....----................ 8972 950 8 760889 2.4 13 390 235 12940965 6 931 808 6 582 613 13 099 117 11 559 358 4 535 861 4 403 835 24 566 786 22 545 806 9.0
Traffic.... ......... 1413 931 1406 725 .5 1790836 1771631 964 655 986 003 1999 436 1931405 925 286 938 719 3 889 377 3856127 .
Transportation-Rail line.. ............. 16973521 16212210 4.7 21949 027 21 131 044 13320566 13076911 22459 158 21017517 9 025 026 8 828 506 44 804 750 42922934 4.4
Transportation-Water line ----------...... .- 597 968 506 906 597 968 506 906 18.0
Miscellaneous operations ... 528 316 505 554 4.5 605 728 579 023 300820 282 067 803 854 709 114 189 668 183 932 1 294 342 1 175 113 10.1
General ..-----................. 1 548999 1 532 494 1.1 2069560 2036529 1237 398 1 237407 2058814 2 044865 1 009676 1 033608 4 305 888 4315880
Transportation for investment-Cr--- 37 583 24 886 51.0 52 831 44 520 33 073 32 476 22 262 52 813 60 137 37 310 115 472 122 599
Railway operating expenses.... -- 34 589 981 33 396 520 3.6 47 091 266 45 363 896 26 753 584 26 069 123 47 212 355 43 516 705 18 968 587 18 380 077 92934 526 87 965 905 5.6
Net revenue from railway operations .........- 16 264 724 11 463 984 41.9 26 077 916 20 431 871 6 785 493 4 248 403 15 694 217 10 401 234 8.330 887 5 811 436 30 810 597 20 461 073 50.6
Railway tax accruals .......... 4 760 657 3902847 22.0 8428581 6 703 118 3 454 643 3173 091 5 979 030 5591 649 1897 069 1889706 11330 742 10654 446 6.3
Railway operating income......--...... ....---. 11 504 067 7 561 137 52.1 17 649 335 13 728 753 3 330 850 1 075 312 9 715 187 4 809 585 6 433 818 3 921 730 19 479 855 9 806 627 98.6
Equipment rents-Dr. balance............---.....----- 908 230 932 413 5 2 6 449 530 409 597 613 747 772 599 1 606 122 1 859 889 1091 262 1 072 995 3 311 131 3 705 483
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance----............... 155 319 144 988 274 729 265 631 208 123 213 227 481 133 413 783 315 850 317 648 1005 106 944 658
Net railway operating income .....---........ 10440 518 6 483 736 61.0 16 925 076 13 053 525 2 $08 980 89 486 7 627 932 2 535 913 5 026 706 2 531 087 15 163 618 5 156 486 194.1
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent)............ 68.0 74.4 64.4 68.9 79.8 86.0 75.1 80.7 69.5 76.0 75.1 81.1
Depreciation included in operating expenses.... 2139 777 2032482 5.3 3 590 944 3 424 972 1 895 266 1 827 413 3 344 807 3 215 324 1130147 1 126 838 6 370 220 6 169 575 3.3
Pay roll taxes..........--- ...............-1 275147 1260003 1.2 1710484 1684448 1048781 989860 1769438 1624970 728150 721809 3546369 3 336 639 6.3
All other taxes ................... .............. 510 2 642 844 41. 1 6 718 097 5018 670 2405 862 2 183231 4 209 592 3966679 1 168919 1167 997 7784373 7317807 6.4


/Does not include Boston & Albany, the revenues and expenses of which
Decrease, deficit, or other reverse items.
* Les than 0.1 percent.


are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.








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United States New England Region a/ Great Lakes Region Central Eastern Region Eastern District Pocahontas Region
Item
Percent Percent
1941 1940 increase 1941 194o 1941 1940 1941 194o 1941 1940 increase 1941 19o
Miles of road operated at close of month-#... 232 431 233 090 a 0. 6 700 6 717 26 075 26 155 24494 24 530 57 269 57 402 a 0. 6 084 6 065
Revenues:
Freight --------------- 605 726 083 540 784 038 12.0 21 573 106 19 117 124 116 516 011 106 253 816 129 212 466 112 437 919 267 301 603 $237 808 859 12.4 $42 602 143 40 845 343
Passenger ...............-..... .................. 76 669 85 68 02 718 12.7 6 014 894 5 822 305 13 532 616 13 066 267 19 786 808 17 636 338 39 334 318 36 524 910 7.7 1 865 585 1 525 405
Mail ------. -16 335 028 15 780 512 3.5 726 423 737 265 2 581 370 2 457 530 2 808 709 2785 553 6 11 502 5 980 348 2.3 487 830 479 243
Express.------..---...........--------------. -. 6 977 227 6 750 948 3.4 328 079 310 035 1 171 239 1 173 825 1 092 95 1 014 147 2 592 276 2 498 007 3.8 152 404 147 946
All other operating revenues --- 30079 501 27 894 758 7.8 1 801 242 1727 118 6 617 95 6 234 108 6 803 206 6 067 335 15 222 398 14 028 561 8.5 727 045 704 711
Railway operating revenues-........--...-- 735 787 689 659 233 974 11.6 30 443 744 27 713 847 140 419 186 129 185 546 159 704 167 139 941 292 330 567 097 296 840 685 11.4 45 835 007 43 702 648
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures--- 72 882 82C 67 167 617 8.5 3 467 127 3 372 938 12 302 302 11 488 438 14 886 95C 12 )55 116 30 656 379 27 416 492 11.8 4 428 257 3 927 431
Maintenance of equipment......-.--...........----- 145 483 56 133 964 258 8.6 4 724699 4 561233 27 319 834 25772 841 36 165 054 31251929 68 209 587 61 586 003 10.8 8 995 586 8489 160
Traffic -.......... ----.........- 17 685 75 17 514 773 1.0 433 539 422 712 2 876 839 2 870 215 2 91 126 2 910 888 6 281 504 6 203 815 1.3 742 852 765 027
Transportation-Rail line...-----------...-.-- 259 045 192 250 517 409 3.4 11 465 646 10983 084 52 031 073 51 487 471 56 547 125 53 956 942 120 043 844 116 427 497 3.1 10 191 015 10 268 409
Transportation-Water line ---.- 1 164263 1 025 950 13.5 -- -
Miscellaneous operations.... 6 964 888 6 557 055 6.2 393 854 359 685 1207 082 1195 283 1 412 421 1 333551 3 013 357 2 888 519 4.3 159 156 146 676
General----....-.-.-----.--.----. ---..21 715 297 21 630 788 .4 932 956 919 333 3 995 70 3 946 10 3 716 521 3 728 96 8 645 179 8 594 397 .6 1061078 1073 735
Transportation for investment-Cr ......... 382710 401955 d 4.8 1836 1060 30 854 21 511 23 991 43222 56 681 65793 A 13.8 28 833 33 132
Railway operating expenses................... 524 559 078 497 975 895 53 21 415 985 20 617 925 99 701 978 96 738 839 115 675 206 105 694 166 236 793 169 223 050 930 62 25 549 111 24 637 306
Net revenue from railway operations ........ 211 228 611 161 258 079 31.0 9 027 759 7 095 922 40 717 208 32 446 707 44 028 961 34 247 126 93 773 928 73 789 755 27.1 20 285 896 19 065 342
Railway tax accruals- 69 844 880 60 962 012 14.6 2 372 371 2 214 428 12 349 749 11 646 631 14 765 416 11 651 371 29 487 536 25 512 430 15.6 7 519432 5 824 741
Railway operating income... -- 141 383 731 100 296 067 41.0 6 655 388 4 881 494" 28 367 459 20 800 076 29 263 545 22 595 755 64 286 392 48 277 325 33.2 12 766 464 13 240 601
Equipment rents-Dr. balance -------------...... 15 196 696 16 238 375 a 6.4 1 335 393 1 133 351 3 908 006 4 361273 1 933 297 2458 64 7 176 696 7 953 267 a 9.8 A 938 646 a 1 017 843
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance............. 5 350 759 5 188 394 1 811 740 890 887 941 085 985 468 1 119 426 1 070 429 2 872 251 2 946 784 a -5 5. 45 3 14 2ll
Net railway operating income..................- 120 836 276 78 869 296 53.2 4 508 255 2 857 256 23 518 368 15 453 335 26 210 822 19 066 683 54 237 445 37 377 274 45.1 13 459 744 14 244 233
Ratio of c::penses to revenues (percent) .--........ 71.3 75.5 70.3 74.4 71.0 74.9 72.4 75.5 71.6 75.1 55.7 56.4
Depreciation included in operating expenses... 35 295 147 33 699 279 4.7 1005 410 1 008 961 6 453 134 6 025 023 7 957 071 7 511 618 15 415 615 14 545 602 6.0 2 897 163 2 774 224
Pay roll taxes..... ---19 550 861 18 729 387 4.4 805 752 786 546 3 733 54 3 667 655 4 188 57 3 949 152 8 727 869 8 4053 5 39 896 769 868 025
All other taxes... ................... 50 294 019 42 232 625 191 566 619 1 47 82 8 616 206 7 978 976 10 576 842 7 702 219 20 759 667 17 109 077 21.3 6 622 663 4 956 716

Southern Region Southern District Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Item
Percent Percent
1941 19 0 increase 1941 1940 1941 194o 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 19i4 increase
Miles of road operated at close of month.I- 36 145 38 307 a 0.4 44229 44 372 45 521 45 687 56 320 56 362 29092 29 267 130933 131 316 d 0.3
Revenues:
Freight...... ---.. ........... 84 428 862 $74 339 327 13.6 6127 031 005 115184670 (58 261 949 53 387 224 105 518 086 91 356 842 47 613440 $43046 443 $211393475 $187 790 09 12.6
Passenger.....-...- ----------..... ....... 12 600438 10 906 086 15.5 14 466 023 12431 491 5 038 014 4 507 080 13 868 489 11 571 986 3 63 006 2 988 251 22 869 509 19 067 317 19.9
Mail ...........-...-..---- 2377257 2.294474 3.6 2 865 087 2773 717 2 013 536 1 966 799 3 92383C 3703945 1 416 073 1 55 703 7 353 45 7026 447 4.7
Express-...--- .... .. 1415 35 1 472 370 1 567 759 1620 316 720 338 685 464 1486 05 1 393 589 610 804 553572 2 817 192 2 632 62 7.0
All other operating revenues ..... 3360 957 3 045 249 0 4 088 002 3749960 3 298 297 3 084 189 5 183 60 4 918 713 2 287 199 2 113 335 10769 101 10116237 6.5
Railway operating revenues----- 104 182 869 92 057 506 13.2 150 017 876 135 760 154 69 332 134 63 630 756 129 980 060 112 945 075 55 890 522 50 057 304 255 202 716 226 635 135 12.6
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures 10 549 868 10 148 294 4.0 14 978 125 14 075 725 8 198 391 7 709 602 12 322 07 11 788 379 6 727 846 6 177 419 27 248 316 25 675 400 6.1
Maintenance of equipment..... -- ......... 18 445 323 17 928 762 2.9 27 440 909 26 417 922 14 196 764 13 460 842 26 275 63 23 503 14 9 360 678 8 996 342 49 833 073 45 960 333 8.4
Traffic......... ........... 2 879 725 2 829 755 1.8 3 622 577 3 594 78 1 953 764 1 967 911 3 954 57 3 857 459 1673 336 1890 806 7 781 67 7 716 76 .8
Transportation-Rail line-.---. ... 35 250 807 33 870 630 4.1 45 441 822 44 139 039 27 794 094 27 412 810 46 952 74 44 059 15 18 612 683 18 478 913 93 559 526 89 950 873 4.0
Transportation-Water line.....--........ 1 164 26 1 025 950 1 164263 1 025 950 13.5
Miscellaneous operations.... 1 082 183 1 032 759 48 1 241 339 1 179 435 638 275 602 022 1 680 62 1 504 34 391 295 382 734 2 710 19 2 489 101 8.9
General ............................ ........ 3 192 294 3 101 260 2.9 4 253 372 4 174 995 2 559 506 2 531 680 4 201 676 4 231 015 2 055 564 2 098 701 8 16 746 8 861 396
Transportation for investment-Cr--- 63588 58 980 7.8 92421 92 112 66 163 70 528 48 66 91 414 118 776 82 108 233 608 244 050
Railway operating expenses --~.........-- 71 336 612 68 852 480 3.6 96 885 723 93 489 786 55 274 631 53 614 339 96 502 929 89 878 033 39102 626 37 942 807 190 880 186 181 435 179 5.2
Net revenue from railway operations 32 846 257 23 205 026 41.5 53 132 153 42 270 368 14 057 503 10 016 417 33 477 131 23 067 04 16 787 896 12 114 497 64 322 530 45 197 956 42.3
Railway tax accruals.................--............ 9 790 372 8 101 283 20.8 17 309 804 13 926 024 7 102 152 6 481 080 12 076 821 11 235 09 3 868 567 3 807 383 23 047 54 21 523 558 7.1
Railway operating income .--.............. 23 055 885 15 103 743 52.7 35 822 349 28 344 344 6 955 351 3 535 337 21 400 310 11 831 947 12 919 329 8 307 114 41 274 990 23 674 398 74.3
Equipment rents-Dr. balance 1 824 983 1 939 201 d 9 886 337 921 358 1 392 977 1 529 083 3 570 926 3 703 57 2 169 760 2 131 092 7 133 663 7 363 75 3 1
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance-- .-........ 336 914 333 325 582280 347 536 384 699 381 735 903 748 889 29 607 781 623 042 1 896 228 1 894 074
Net railway operating income- ............--- 20 893 988 12 831 217 62.8 34 353 732 27 075 450 5 177 675 1 624 519 16 925 636 7 239 075 10 141 788 5 552 980 32 245 099 14 416 574 123.7
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent)............ 68.5 74.8 64.6 68.9 79.7 84.3 74.2 79.6 70.0 75.8 74.8 80.1-
Depreciation included in operating expenses.. 4 259 809 4 054 633 5.1 7 156 972 6 828 857 3 792 053 3 653 558 6 668 835 6 415 24 2 261 672 2 256 021 12 722 560 12 324 820 3.2
Pay roll taxes.. --................................ 2 630 832 2 583 352 1.8 3 527 601 35 451 377 2157 149 2 053 746 3 639 329 3 355 08 1 498 91 1 465 822 7 295 391 6 874 657 6.1
All other taxes............. ........................ 7 159 540 5 517 931 29.8 13 782 203 10 474 647 4 945 003 4 427 334 8 437 492 7 880 00 2 369 654 2 341 561 15 752 149 14 648 901 7.5


U s GOvERNUMENT PRINTING OFFICE.1941-0-245430


a/ Does not include Boston & Albany. the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
d Decrease, deficit, or other reverse items.
SRepresents an average of the mileage reported at the close of each month within the period.


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES

Compiled from 133 monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 137 Class I steam railways

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR TWO MONTHS ENDED WITH FEBRUARY, 1941 AND 1940




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UNIV. OFFL LIS.






U.S. DEPO iTORY


United States New England Region a/ Great Lakes Region Central Eastern Region Eastern District Pocahontas Region
Item
1941 1940 nrcent 191 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 Percent 194 1940
1______9___increase increase 191)1 19)
Miles of road operated at close of month .... 232 300 2335020 d 0.3 6 694 6 717 26 068 26 144 24 485 24 526 57 247 57 387 d 0.2 6 076 6 063
Revenues:
F reight.................... ......... $3466352738 $266744 225 29.9 $12494 979 $9 579 884 $67 320 938 $50 407 669 $74 558 096 $54 028 960 $154 374 013 114 016 513 35.4 25485 203 $19 820 846
Passenger--.................-.... 40 029 907 33 261 946 20.3 3 153 910 2 872 221 6 576 566 6 328 827 10 150 419 8 707 779 19 880 895 17 908 827 11.0 1218 259 779 485
Mail-- ..............------- 8 919 625 -8 504 114 4.9 380543 387 206 1 357 206 1357 167 1 570 148 1 539 464 5307 897 3 283 637 7 256 747 253 537
Express-.-.......-.- ------ 5 307 966 5 276 445 .6 261 340 266 851 990 599 934 262 907254 869187 2 159 193 2 070 00 4.3 128 347 119 694
All other operating revenues ------ 15428 924 13 345 059 15.6 963 033 852575 3 324 356 2 897 596 3356 441 2796 877 7 643 830 6 547 050 16.8 435 999 378 238
Railway operating revenues ...........--- 416 319 160 327 131 789 27.3 17253 805 13958737 79 969 665 61925 523 90 542 358 67 942 267 187 365 828 143 826 527 30.3 27 524 555 21 352 100
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures ............ 41168 148 36 383 946 13.1 1842438 1 543 838 6 648 770 5847804 8180 193 6 336 930 16 671 401 13728 572 21.4 2435 119 2 115 980
Maintenance of equipment.-... --78 568 702 66 666 934 17.9 2 512 472 2289 188 14 461 121 13220951 20 143 607 14 160968 37 117 200 29671107 25.1 4 984 167 4 366 696
Traffic oeqim...en 9 009 037 8 874 315 1.5 223 665 241 298 1436 810 1450142 1518 839 1 521 800 3 179 314 3 213 240 1 1 409 585 381 168
Transportation-Rail line-.- 139646496 122 357 849 14.1 6 197 743 5 489 266 28 345 900 25 090 092 30 841 09 25 724 984 65 384 741 56 304 342 5 612 965 4 981 166
Transportation-Water line.-..-----. 508 618 527 815 d 3.6 --
Miscellaneous operations------ 3 532 112 3 223162 9.6 215 829 189 862 999 742 545 970 701 831 642 308 1 517 402 1 378 140 10.1 83 519 75 125
General ---.......-- ...... 11082846 10964159 1.1 483 558 468702 2 042 707 2013970 1844588 1890854 4370853 4373526 d 547319 537538
Transportation for investment-Cr---- 187 421 363534 d 48.4 1691 64 10180 12 836 20 314 124 269 32185 137 169 16772 36 363
Railway operating expenses..-............. 283 328 538 248 634 646 14.0 11474 014 10222 090 53 524 870 48 156 093 63209 842 50 155 575 128 208 726 108 531 758 18.1 14055 902 12 421 310
Net revenue from railway operations-............ 132990622 78 497 143 69.4 5779 791 3736647 26 Q44 795 13769 430 27 332516 17788692 59157 102 35294 769 67.6 13468 653 8 930790
Railway tax accruals.....----............. 41474000 30553135 35.7 1465085 1115671 8436638 5377181 8771424 6345601 18673147 12 88 3453 45.4 4577004 2773539
Railway operating income-.....-............. 91 516 622 47 944 008 90.9 4 314 706 2620976 17 608 157 8 392 249 18 561 092 11 443 091 40483 955 22 456 316 803 8 891 649 6 157 251
Equipment rents-Dr. balance 8.................... 078 082 8 141 086 d .8 776 849 616 673 20 59 250 1 859 770 1314 828 1 195 178 4 150 927 3671 621 13.1 d 460 585 d 318 765
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance.......... 2 811 370 2 768 652 T 401 846 425 867 595 419 563 288 586 014 535 748 1 b83 279 1 524 903 3.8 124 304 f13 341
Net railway operating income ...........- 80627170 37034 270 117.7 3 136 011 1578436 14 9S3 488 5969191 16660250 9712165 34749749 17 259 792 101.3 9227930 6343675
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) .....- 68.1 76.0 66.5 73.2 67.3 77.8 69.8 73.8 68.4 75.5 51.1 58.2
Depreciation included in operating expenses.. 17 861 187 17 025 215 4.9 502 228 505 167 3 846 649 3017 371 4 115 122 3 881466 7 863 999 7 404 C04 6.2 1452 008 1 398 445
Pay roll taxes --............. ---.. ..- 10 442 676 9 371 866 11.4 436 810 387 489 1 963 575 1 812 683 2274 781 1 921 950 4 675 166 4 122 122 15.4 485 903 443 972
All other taxes --...... -................ 31 031 324 21 181 269 465 1028 275 728 182 6 473 063 3 564496 6496643 4423651 13997981 8716331 60.6 4091 101 2329 567

Southern Region Southern District Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Item
1941 1940 increase 194119401 190191 14 19 41 19040 19 1940 increase
Miles of road operated at close of month......- 38 142 38 279 d 0.4 44 218 44 342 45 526 45 682 56 249 56 418 29 060 29 191 130 835 131 291 d 0.
Revenues:t 47 361 275 $36 844 025 26. 72 846 478 $56 664 871 $3302 620 $27900 09 $59 500 342 $46 593 846 $26 309 285 $21 568 956 $119 412 247 $96 062 841 24.3
FPassengehtr............ 7 167 162 5 381 788 33.2 8 85 421 6 161 273 2 2 815 2 165 934 7273 242 5 584 092 1997534 1441820 11 763 591 9 191 846 28.0
Passengeil----------- 1334320 1217573 9.6 1 591 067 1 471410 13 2294 1021531 2186044 2025928 742 23 7 701408 4020661 3748 867 7.3
Express........... 1 064 547 1 017 625 4.6 1192 694 1137 319 0 825 545 095 1 044 091 1 110 719 391 163 413 008 1956 079 2068826 d 5.4
All other operating revenues...1....... 754 755 1 516 002 157 2190 754 1894 240 1 2 458 1 465 767 2 697 739 2 360 460 1184 143 1077 542 5 594 340 4 903 769 4.1
Railway operating revenues--... 58 681 859 45 977 013 27.6 86 206 414 67 329 113 39 421 012 33 098 370 72 701 458 57 675 045 30 624 448 25 202 734 142 746 918 115 976 149 23.1

Exp enhance of way and structures 5664 087 5324369 6.4 8099206 7 440349 4 633 291 4 288745 7975223 7320429 3789027 3605851 16397541 15215025 7.8
Maintenance of equipment.. 9 772657 8916945 9.6 14756824 15 285641 7504 853 7055159 14 141 631 11 934 106 5048194 4722921 26694678 23712186 12.6
Traffic 1418795 1-344 834 5*5 1 828 380 1726 002 1 025a600 986 766 2028 146 1996612 947 595 951 695 4 001343 3 935 073 1.7
Transportation-Rail line 1859 210 16649043 1.3 24472175 21630209 14 534 138 13523 392 25 287 991 21 857 152 9 967 451 9042754 49789580 44 423 298 12.1
Transportation-Water line... ... ........- 508 618 527 815 508 618 527815 d 3.6
Miscellaneous operations 54006 524 260 4.5 631 525 599 85 89 922 288 021 890 967 751 776 202 296 205 840 1 383 185 1 245 637
Generallaneo 1upetn 637 282 1 581 495 3.5 2 184 601 2 119 033 1 309 910 1 274 314 2164 938 2121626 1052 544 1075 660 4 527 392 4471 600 1.2
Transportation for investment-Cr............ 48 396 31 994 51.3 65 168 68 357 30 043 50759 31 644 48 765 28 381 58 484 90 068 158 0086 43.0
Railway operating expenses..-..-.... 7 851 641 34 308 952 10.3 51907 543 46730262 298 67 671 27 365 638 52965 872 46 460 751 20978 726 19546237 103212 269 93 372 626 10.5
Net revenue from railway operations. 20830 218 11668061 78.5 34 298 871 20598851 101,53 341 5732732 19 735586 11214294 9 645 722 5656 497 39 534 649 22 603523 74.9
Railway tax accruals---...... -- --- 6214226 4007859 55.1 10791230 6781398 3746594 3303551 6171792 5653089 2091237 1976644 12009623 10 913284 9.8
Railway operating income --......--.... 14 615 992 7 660202 90.8 23 507 641 13 817 453 6 4 706 747 2 429 181 13 563 794 5 561 205 7 554 485 3 679 853 27 525 026 11 670239 135.9
Equipment rents-Dr. balance -- 735 659 828 034 11.2 275074 509 269 637 361 909 967 1 847 122 2 044 180 1167 598 1006 029 3 652 081 3960196 7.
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance ..... 123 867 140 069 48 171 272 410 13 217 209 282 464 130 436960 34 573 325 097 979 920 971 339 .9
Net railway operating income...-.......... 13 756 466 6 692099 105.6 22984 396 13 035 774 5 596 169 1 309 912 11 252 542 3 080 065 6 044 314 2 348 727 22 893 025 6738 704 239.7
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent ......-... 64.5 74.6 60.2 69.4 74.2 82.7 72.9 80.6 68.5 77.6 73.3 80.5 -
Depreciation included in operating expenses- 2 153 415 2 045 340 53 3605423 3443 785 1 898 570 1 830 520 3 363 071 3 219 925 1 130124 1 126 981 6 391 765 6 177 426 3.5
Pay roll taxes .--. ------------ 13 98 927 1289047 8.5 1884 830 1733019 1151 548 1039 527 1946 944 1727 709 794 188 749489 3 882680 3516 725 10.4
All other taxes .............. 4 815 299 2718 812 77.1 8906 400 5 048 379 2 605 046 2 264 024 4 224 848 3 925 380 1297 049 1 227155 8126 943 7 416 559 9.6

Does not include Boston & Albany, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
/Decrease, deficit, or other reverse items.


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BUREAU OF STATISTICS


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES

Compiled from 133 monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 17 Class I steam railways

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH, 1941 AND 1940


Statement No. M-100
MARCH, 1941








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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES

Compiled from 133 monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 1)7 Class I steam railways


(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THREE MONTHS ENDED WITH MARCH, 1941 AND 1940

United States New England Region a/ Great Lakes Region Central Eastern Region Eastern District Pocahontas Region
Item
Percent Percent
1941 1940 increase 1941 1940 1941 1940 191 1940 1941 19 increase 19 1940

Miles of road operated at close of month.-..... 232 387 233 065 0.3 6 698 6 717 26 073 26 152 24491 24 529 57 262 57 398 0.2 6 082 .6 064
Revenues:
Freight t95.............-......2 358 821 0807 528 262 17.9 34 068 085 28 697 008183 836 94 15661 48203 770 582 166 466 87 421 675 616 7351 825 371 19.9 *68 087 346 860 666 189
Passenger ------------------- 116 699758 101 285 663 12 9168804 8694526 20109 182 19 39509 29 937 22 26 344 11 59 215 213 54433736 8.8 3 083844 2 304 890
Mail -...25 254 653 24 284 626 4.0 1 106 966 1 124 471 3 958 576 814 69 4 378 85 4 325 017 94243 99 9 264 185 1.7 744 577 7533080
Express.--.........----------------------.----------.~. .12 285 193 12 027 393 2.1 589 419 576 886 2 161 853 2 108 087 2 000212 1 883 33 4 751469 4 568 307 4.0 280751 267 640
All other operating revenues------- 45 508 425 41 239 818 10.4 2 764275 2 579 693 9 942 06 9131706 10159647 8 864 21 22 66 228 20575 612 11.1 1 163044 1 08 949
Railway operating revenues ..--............ 1152 106 850 986 365 762 16.8 47 697 549 41 672 584 219 988 851 191 111 068 250 246 525 207 883 551 517 9329254 440 667 211 17.5 75 559 562 65 054 748
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures- 114 050 969 103 551 564 10.1 5 309 565 4 916776 18 951 072 17 336 24 23 067 143 18 892 047 47 327 780 41 145 065 15.0 6 863 376 6 043 411
Maintenance of equipment...... 224 052 271 200 631 193 11.7 7 237 171 6 850 421 41 780 955 38 995 795 56 308 661 45 412 897 105 326 787 91 257 111 15.4 13 979 753 12 855 856
Traffic.....-.-.-..--.-... ----- ...-.....- 26694796 26 389 087 1.2 657 204 664 010 4 313 64 4320 35 4489 965 4 432687 9 460 818 9417 054 .5 1152 437 1 146 195
Transportation--Rail line-...... 4398 691 688 372 875 258 6.9 17 663 389 16 472 350 80 37697 76 577 56 87 388 22 79 681 926 185428 585 172 731 839 7.4 15 803 980 15 249 575
Transportation-Water line .-----------1 672 881 1 55 765 7.7 -
Miscellaneous operations....- ..... 10 496 999 9 780 217 7.3 609 683 549 547 1 b06 824 1741 25 2 114 251 1 975 859 4 530758 4 266 659 6.2 242 675 221 801
General-... -----........... 32 798 1943 32 594947 .6 1416 514 1388035 6038 409 5960072 5 561109 5 619 816 13016 02 12 967923 .4 1608397 1 611273
Transportation for investment-Cr--- 570 11 765 489 255 3 527 1124 41 034 34 347 44 305 167 49 88 866 202 962 45 605 69 495
Railway operating expenses--........-.....- 807 887616 746 610 542 8.2 32 889 999 30 840 015 153 226 848 144 894 933 178 885 047 155 847 741 365 001 894 331 582 689 10.1 39 605 013 37 058 616
Net revenue from railway operations 344 219 234 239 755 220 43.6 14 807 550 10 832 569 66 762 003 46216 135 71 361478 52 035 818 152 931031 109 084 522 40.2 33 754 549 27 996132
Railway tax accruals....-- 111 279 11 91 515 147 21.6 3 837456 330 099 20 746 616 17023 812 23 536 841 17996972 48 120 913 38 350 883 25.5 12 096 436 598 280
Railway operating income... --... .. 232 940 124 148 240 073 57.1 10 970 094 7 502 470 46 015 387 29 192 323 47 824 637 34 038 846 104 810 118 70 733 639 48.2 21 658 113 19 397 852
Equipment rents-Dr. balance----..----- 23 274 778 24 379 461 4.5 2 112 242 1750 024 5 967 256 6 221 04 3 248 125 3 653 821 11 327 623 11 624 888 26d 1 399 21 d 1 336 608
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance---. 8 162 129 7 957 046 Z 1 213 586 1 316 754 1 536 504 1 548 75 1 705 440 1 606 177 4 455 530 4471 687 .4 9 60 146 552
Net railway operating income ------ 201 503 217 115 903 566 73.9 7 644 266 4 435 692 38 511 627 21 422 524 42 871 072 28 778 848 89 026 965 54 637 064 62-9 22 687 674 20 587 908
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) ............ 70.1 75.7 69.0 74.0 69.7 75.8 71.5 75.0 70.5 75.2 54.0 57.0
Depreciation included in operating expenses. 53 156 337 50 724 495 4.8 1 507 638 1 514 128 9 699 783 9 042 394 12 072 193 11 393 085 23 279 614 21 949 607 6.1 4 349 171 4 172 669
Pay roll taxes... 29 993 537 28 101 254 6.7 1 242 562 1 174 035 5 697 118 5 480 338 6 463 355 5 871102 13 403 035 12 525 475 7.0 1 382 672 1 311997
All other taxes ............... 81 285 573 63 413 893 28.2 2 594 894 2 156 064 15 049 498 11 543 474 17 073 486 12 125 870 34 717 878 25 825 408 34.4 10 713 764 7 286 283

Southern Region Southern District Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Item
1941 1940 iPercet 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 icrceae

Miles of road operated at close of month-.#--.. 38144 38297 0.d j 44226 44361 45 523 45 684 56 295 56 380 29 081 29 242 130 899 131 306 a 0.

Reivght $e131 790 1376e*111 183 352 18.5 (199 8771483 (171 849 541 (91 864 569 81 287 263 165 018 428 137 950 688 $73 922 725 64 615 399 $330805 722 8283853 350 16.5
Passenger........ 19 767 60 16 287 87 21.4 22 851444 18 592 764 7 50 829 6 675 014 21 141 73 17156 076 5960 540 4430 071 34 633 101 28259 163 22.6
Mail .--- --- 3711577 3 512 047 5.7 4 456 154 4245 127 3 105830 2988 30 6109 874 5729 873 2158 396 2057 111 11 374 100 10 775 314 5.6
Express- 247970 2 489995 4.4 2 760453 2757635 1241163 1230563 2530141 2 504 30 1001967 966580 4 773 71 4701451 1.5
All other operating revenues.. -- 5115712 456125 12.2 6 278756 5644200 5010755 4549956 7 881 34 7 279 17 3471 342 3190877 163 6441 15 020006 8.9
Railway operating revenues ...-..-- ----.. 162 864728 138 034 519 18.0 236 224290 203 089267 108 753146 96729 126 202 681 519 170620120 86 514 970 75260038 397 949 635 342609 284 16.2
Expenses :
Maintenance of way and structyres--------..--16 213 955 15472 663 4.8 23077331 21516074 12 831682 11 998 347 20297 30 19 108 808 10516873 9783270 43 645858 40 890 425 6.7
Maintenance of equipment---....... ------.- 28 217 980 26 845 707 5.1 42197 733 39701563 21 701 617 20 516 001 40 417 26 35 437 25 14 408 872 13 719 263 76 527 751 69 672 519 9.8
Traffic .--------- -------- 4298520 4 174 589 30 5 450 957 5 320784 2 979364 2 954 677 5982 726 5 854071 2 820931 2 842501 11 783021 11 651 249 1.1
Transportation-Rail line...-- ------ 54 110 017 50 519 673 7.1 69 913 997 65769248 42328232 40 936 202 72 240740 65 916 02 28 780134 27 521 667 143 349 106 134 374 171 6.7
Transportation-Water line.....--- ...- 1 672 881 1 55376 1672881 1 553765 7.7
Miscellaneous operations-...----------------- 1 630 189 1 557 019 4.7 1 872 864 1 778 820 928197 890 043 2 571 589 2256 121 593 591 588 574 4 09 377 3 734 738 9.6
General-...--..------ ---..------------- 4 829 576 4 682 755 3.1 6437 97 6 294 028 5 869 416 3 805994 6 366 614 6352 641 3108 108 3174 361 13 344 138 13 332 996 .1
Transportation for investment-Cr ----------- 111 984 90 974 25.1 157 589 160 469 96 206 121287 80 313 140 179 147 157 140 592 323 676 402 058 a19.
Railway operating expenses.--------......... 109188253 103 161 432 5.8 148 793 266 140220048 84 542302 80979977 149468 802 136338784 60081 352 57489044 294092456 274 807805 7.0
Net revenue from railway operations ---------.. 53 676 475 34 873 087 53.9 87 431 024 62 869 219 24 210 844 15 749 149 53 212 717 34 281 336 26 433 618 17 770 994 103 857 179 67 801 479 53.2
Railway tax accruals--... ----------------- 16 004598 1210914 32.2 28 101034 20707422 10648746 9784631 1824861 16888184 5 959804 5 784 027 35057 163 32 456 842 8.0
Railway operating income-... ----------... 537 671 877 22763945 65.5 59 29990 42161 797 13 362098 5 964 518 34 964104 17395152 20473 814 11 986967 68 800 016 35 344 637 94.7
Equipment rents-Dr. balance.....-----------------2 560 642 2 767 235 7 161411 1430 627 2 030 338 2 439 070 5 418 048 5 747 755 3 337 58 3137121 10 785 744 11 323946 4.
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance------------- 460 781 473 394 830451 619 946 557 916 591 017 1 367 878 13 26 257 950 554 948 139 2 876 148 2 865 413 .4
Net railway operating income...--......... 3--- 4 650 454 19 523 316 77.5 57 338 128 40 111 224 10 773 844 2 934 431 28 178 178 10 319 140 16 186 102 7 901 707 55 138 124 21 155 278 160.6
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent)......-....- 67.0 74.7 63.0 69.0 77.7 83.7 73.7 79.9 69.4 76.4 73.9 80.2 -
Depreciation included in operating expenses 6 413 224 6 099 97 5.1 10 762 95 10 272 642 5 690 623 5 484 078 10 01 90 9 65 166 391 796 383 002 19 114 328 18 502 246 3.3
Pay roll taxes -....... 4 029 759 3 872 399 4.1 5 412 431 5 184 96 3 298 697 3 093 27 5 586 273 5 082 798 2 293 101 2 215 312 11178 071 10 391 383 7.6
All other taxes ....--------.-----11 974 839 8 236 743 45.4 22 688 603 15 523 026 7 550 049 6 691 358 12 662 340 11 05 386 3 666 703 3 568 715 25 879 092 22 065 459 8.2


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aDoes not include Boston & Albany, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
Decrease, deficit, or other reverse items.
Represents an average of the mileage reported at the lose of eaoh month within the period.








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1262087304035BUREAU OF STATISTICS


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 133 monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 137 Clae I steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL, 1941 AND 1940


Statement No. M-100
APRIL, 1941


United States New England Region / Great Lakes Region Central Eastern Region Eastern District Pocahontas Region
Item
Percent Percent
1941 1940 increase 19411940 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 increase 1941 1940
Miles of road operated at close of month........ 232 252 232975 a 0.L 6 699 6 722 26 068 26144 24 470 24524 57 237 57 390 0.3 6 076 6 063
Revenues:
Freight .63505230456 $265269159 15.1 12150546 $9327356 $56522859 449 818441 $61097 090 52059981 $129770495 $111205778 16.7 (9-507219 $19679314
Passenger ..--- -------------------38348 263 29955 986 28.0 2977866 2 530254 6272389 5454222 10419232 8 169560 19669487 16 154036 21.8 1192198 655541
Mail ------1 --------------------- 821838 8 160 593 8.1 373861 374565 1398 383 1327903 1521 687 1439916 3293931 3 14234 4.8 253429 252 785
Express .....--------------- 5 858 564 4 993 72 17.3 272 987 225 050 1042480 908 093 930552 774853 2 246 019 1907 996 17.7 131682 109360
MI other operating revennes.--...-------- 16 749 248 13 187 587 270 912 218 766 972 3359 386 2773 561 3 949 624 2 930 165 8 221 228 6 470 698 27.1 419 297 466 582
Railway operating revenues............ 375 008 369 321 567 097 16.6 16687 478 13 224197 68595 497 60282 220 77918 185 65 374475 163 201 160 158 880 892 17.5 11 505 825 21 163 582
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures-...... 45 461554 39 665 922 14.6 1 898 956 1 817 929 7004743 6509169 8382617 6483537 17286316 14810635 16.7 2263498 2284972
Maintenance of equipment ..74 863 857 65 267 825 14.7 2 471 715 2269 501 14077 285 12798975 16 767 138 12974979 3 316 138 28 043 455 18.8 4 328 677 4 350 550
Traffic ----............---- -------- 9 188316 9 067 032 13 225 260 202 837 1455 062 1 477 753 1 508 841 1 533 036 3 189 163 3 213626 389 184 385062
Transportation-Rail line.....-----..------ 130 627 155 117 641 590 11.0 5867269 5 155 53a 25'835 180 24 126 622 28859408 24332923 60561 857 53615077 13.0 4 115 835 4 831 328
Transportation-Water line. ..-----.. ... --.-- 522 501 527 131 -
Miscellaneous operations. ------------- -------- 3499080 3007189 16.4 200862 172200 1568193 523571 755 561 620911 1524 616 1 316682 15.8 87 583 79406
General -------11073839 10963 247 1.0 468552 480420 2017369 19997995 1866697 1814221 4352618 4292636 1.4 537 745 542009
Transportation for investment-Cr.. --297 931 262 419 13.5 165 249 16 521 14766 16 479 6 780 33 165 21 795 52.2 36 446 26900
Railway operating expenses .........-......- 274 938 371 245877 517 11.8 11132449 10 098170 50941311 47 419 319 58123783 47752827 120 197543 105 270316 14.2 11686076 12 446 427
Net revenue from railway operations -------- 100 069 998 75 689 580 32.2 5 555 029 3 126 027 1654 186 12862 901 19 794 402 17621 648 43003 617 33 610 576 27.9 A 182 251 8 717 155
Railway tax accruals--..... --------------- 36546224 30727479 18.9 1 392969 1 125 731 d011 157 5 300508 84362 44 6 532026 15 840 370 12 958 265 22.2 3 2 712 010
Railway operating income--....-...........--- 63 525 774 44 962 101 41.3 4162060 2000296 11-643029 7562393 11358 156 11089622 27 163 247 20652311 31.5 a 2 31 s 6a1 6 005145
Equipment rents-Dr. balance 8....... 8169 427 8 270 069 L.1. 804 820 562549 a124 912 1944772 1301 752 1365 297 4 231 484 5 872 618 9.35 460 484 d 229435
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance-............... 2 785 466 2 571509 8.3 429 910 419 023 552 139 568 562 586 922 398 664 1548 971 1 386 249 11.7 116 857 114 534
Net railway operating income..-...---....-----5 568 881 34 120523 54.1 2927 330 1018724 6 985 978 5049059 9469 484 9 325 661 21 382792 15 393 444 38.9 4d I 71 62 6 120046
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent)..--..-- 73.3 76.5 66.7 76.4 74.3 78.7 74.6 73.0 73.6 75.8 101.6 58.8
Depreciation included in operating expenses-. 17 874 308 17 039 648 4.9 502 254 504847 3242 106 3024373 4 112232 3881 635 7 856 592 7 410855 6.0 1 455332 1 401 165
Pay roll taxes..........................- .. 10 357 368 9 238961 12.1 418 861 402 227 1904 428 1771 233 2250 889 1832 510 4 574 178 4 005 970 14.2 423631 446 989
All other taxes...---------26 188 856 21 488 518 21.9 974 108 723 504 4 106 729 529 275 6 185 3555 4 699 516 11 266 192 8 952 295 25.8 1 709 707 2 265 021

Southern Region Southern District Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Item
Percent Percent
1941 1940 increase 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1910 1941 19i0 1941 1940 increase
Miles of road operated at close of month..... 38 104 8 279 a 0.5 44180 44342 45 526 45 682 56 249 56417 29060 29 144 130 835 131 243 0.3
Revenues:
Freight -.. 42059 877 $56054717 16.6 $51547-096 (55734031 $38966 130 629284394 $59572583 $48 449 991 $25 374 152 $20594965 (123912865 $98 529 350 26.0
Passenger 6356393 4280 64 48.0 7 528 591 4 936195 28383 222 1990887 6839023 5398547 1927940 1476321 11150 185 8865755 25.8
Maif ....... ......... ............. ....... 1263549 1169 099 81 1 516978 1 421884 115 980 994170 2164 404 1914608 730545 687547 4010929 3596 325 11.5
Express 1 321 009 1 152 996 14.6 1 42 691 1 262 356 '584 018 505 99 1 117 588 935 420 458 248 382 007 2 159 854 1 823 420 18.5
All other operating revenues ..............- 17133 08 1 403534 22.1 2 132 605 1 870116 2495 253 1 492 285 2 716 762 2 325 277 1 183 400 1 029211 6 395 415 4 846 773 32.0
Railway operating revenues----........... 52674 136 44 061 000 19.5 64 177 961 65 224582 45544 603 34 267729 72410 560 59 023 643 29674 285 24 170051 147 629 248 117 461 623 25.7
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures ---------5.966066 5366974 11.2 8229564 7651946 675149 5415696 9 552 217 8 116 190 3 918 308 3671455 19 945 674 17 203 341 15.9
Maintenance of equipment..--------------------- 927 535 8 880 214 11.8 14 256 212 13 230764 7z77 026 7 153 860 14 441 026 12 199 471 5 173 455 4 640 275 27 291 507 23 993 606 13.7
Traffic.............---------------------------------1 371479 1308555 4.8 176066 1693617 171785 052187 2 199811 2 158 189 966894 949413 4 238 490 4 159 789 1.9
Transportation-Rail line .....---.....--- 17 281 465 15 891 795 8.7 21 397300 20723123 14474 764 13062 019 24 604 277 21 536 330 9 588 957 8 705 041 48 667 998 4 303 390 12.4
Transportation-Water line ........... 522501 527 131 522501 527 131 _
Miscellaneous operations-----.........---.-- 501 271 418 722 19.7 58 854 498 128 306 18 273 010 872 350 732 056 207 077 187 313 1 385 610 1 192 379
General ----------------------------------- 1646009 1582 555 4.0 2183754 124564 1339 253 1303227 2122731 2171 02 1075483 1071788 4537467 4546047 4 2
Transportation for investment-Cr ... 36235 28 198 28.5 72681 55 098 i 68 807 56 563 68 687 72 332 54 591 58 631 192 085 185 526 3
Railway operating expenses.............. 36657 590 33420 617 9.7 48 343666 45 867044 31275 353 28203436 54246226 47368067 20875583 19168654 106397 162 94 740157 12.3
Net revenue from railway operations -.......- 16 016 546 10 640 33 50.5 15 834 295 19357 558 14 69 250 6064293 18164 134 11 655 776 8 798 702 5 001 397 41232 086 22 721 466 81.5
Railway tax accruals----.......... ---.--.-.---........ 5 3153 3 414 938 88.1 7 448 673 6860 948 4 672 555 3 311172 6 558 815 5674 911 2 05 811 1 922 183 13 257 181 10 908 266 21.5
Railway operating income--............------ 10 701 11 6 491 445 64.9 8 385 622 12496590 9596 695 2 753 121 11 605 319 5 980865 6 772 891 3 079 214 27 974 905 11 813200 136.
Equipment rents-Dr. balance. 92 ---------- 93271 869 45 7.2 471 787 640 018 56 802 654397 1929517 2 126 116 1 179837 976920 3466156 3 757 433 7
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance .....------- 204 733 194 62 5.2 321 590 309 154 .44 390 151737 459 552 389949 310 963 334420 914 905 876 106
Net railway operating income.............----- 9 64 207 5427 372 7.2 7 592 245 11 547 418 9095 503 1 946 987 9 216 250 3 464 800 5 82 091 1 767 874 23 593 844 7 179 661 228.6
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent).------.... 69.6 75.9 -- 75.3 70- 3 68.7 82.3 74.9 80.3 70.3 79.3 72.1 80.7
Depreciation included in operating expenses- 2159 163 2 053 735 5.1 3614495 3 454900 1902 311 1 833 754 3 370 772 3 217 399 113 138 1 122740 6 403 221 6 173 893 3.7
Pay roll taxes .... ------- 1525140 1257171 7.6 1775 771 1704160 1193 876 1053451 2015 901 1745337 797642 730043 4007419 3 528831 13.6
All other taxes .. ..-..... 963 195 2 891 767 37.1 5 678 908 5 156788 3478 679 2257 721 4542 914 3 929 574 1228 169 1 192 140 9 249 762 7 379 435 25.3


a Does not include Boston & Albany, the revenues and expenses of which are included
SDecrease, deficit, or other reverse items.


with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.








INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES

Compiled from 133 monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 137 Class I steam railways


Statement No. M-100


(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR FOUR MONTHS ENDED WITH APRIL, 1941 AND 1940

United States New England Region a/ Great Lakes Region Central Eastern Region Eastern District Pocahontas Region
Item
Percent Percent
1941 19410 incre 1a1 1941 10 1 41 1940 1941 19140 increase 1941 1940
Miles of road operated at close of monthl....... 232 354 233 045 d 0.3 6 698 6 719 26071 26 150 24 46 24 58 57255 57397 d 0.2 6080 6 064
Revenues:
Revenues eight 57 589 277 h1 072 797 421 17.2 $46 218631 $38 024 364 3 840 359 808 $06 479 9853264 667 672$218 526 860 $551 446 111 $463 031149 19.1 $77 594565 $80345 503
Passenger .... ----- -- -----------155048020 131241 649 18.1 12146670 11224780 26381571 84849315 40356 458 34513677 7 884699 70587772 11.8 4276042 2 960431
Mail ...enger3........... --- -4 076 490 32445 219 .0 1 480 827 1 499 036 5 336 959 5 14260 5900 543 5764933 12 718 329 12 4065 69 2.5 998 006 985 865
Express------...... -----------------.. 18 143 738 17021163 6.6 862406 801936 3 04 318 3016179 930 76 65886 6997 489 6 476 301 8.0 41 433 5377000
All other operatingrevenue 62 257 695 54 427 407 14.4 3 676 493 3 346 665 13 301 692 11 905 26 14 109 273 11794 378 31087 458 27 046 12 14.9 1 582 341 1 549 531
Railway operating revenues..- ..-- 1 527 115 220 1 307 932 859 16.8 64 385 027 54 896 781 288 584 48 251 393 2888 328 164711 273 858 034 681134086 579 548 103 17.5 84 863 387 86 218 330
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures -- 1374 159 512 524 143 217 486 11.4 7 208 521 6734 705 25955815 23845411 31449761 25375583 64 614 097 55 955699 15.5 9126874 8 328 383
Maintenance of equipment -... ..... 298 916 128 265 899017 12.4 9 78 886 9 119 922 55858240 51798768 73075799 58387875 138642985 119 300565 16.2 18308430 17206406
Traffic ..... qu. ---..-...- 35 883 11 35 456 12 1.2. 882464 8668 47 5 768711 5 798 11 5 998 807 5 965 784 12649988 12630681 .2 1541 621 1 531 257
Transportation-Rail line........ 529318843 490 516849 7.9 23530658 21 627 882 106212153 100704 18 1162 47631 104014 850 245 990442 226346917 8.7 19919815 20080903
Transportation-Water line ......-............... 2195 382 2080895. 5.5 -
Miscellaneous operations ----.... 13 996 078 12 78 407 9.5 810 545 721 747 375 017 2 264 825 2 869 811 2596 770 6 055 373 5 583342 8.5 330258 301207
General.neous ...... ---------- 43 871 983 43 558 198 .7 1 885 066 1 868 455 8 055778 7 958 066 7 427 807 7 434 037 17 368 651 17 260 558 .6 2 146 142 215 282
Transportation for investment-Cr--------- 868 062 1 027 907 dA15. 3692 1 373 7 555 49 113 60784 174 270 12 031 224 756 d45.7 82 051 9e 395
Railway operating expenses- ..... ...-- 1 082 825 989 992488 059 9.1 44 022448 40938 185 204 168 159 192 14252 237 008 832 203 600 569 485 199 439 436 853006 11.1 51 291 089 49505 043
Net revenue from railway operations .. 444 289 231 315 444 800 408 20 562 579 13 958 596 84416 189 59079036 91155 879 69657 465 195 934 647 142 695 097 37.3 33 572 298 36713287
Railway tax accruals .... -............... 147 825 333 122 242 627 20.9 5 230425 4 455 830 26 75 773 22 384 319 31 973 084 24528 999 63961 282 51 309 148 24.7 14 229 774 11 310290
Railway operating income----.............. 296463 898 193202 173 53.4 15132 154 9502766 57658416 36754717 59182795 45128466 131973365 91385949 44.4 19342524 25402997
equipment rents-Dr. balance... 31 444 204 326 49 530 37 2 917 062 2 312 573 8092168 8 165 815 4 549 876 5 019 118 1.5 559 106 15 497 06 .4 1 859 715 d 1 566 043
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance 10 947 594 10528 553 4 1643 496 1735 777 2 068 643 2117 318 2 298361 2004839 6 004 500 5 857934 2.5 486527 21 086
Net railway operating income------....... 254 072 100 150 024 090 69.4 10 571 596 5454 416 47 497 605 26471 584 52 340 558 38104 09 110 409 759 70 050 509 57.7 20 715 712 26 707 954
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) .......... 70.9 75.9 68.4 74.6 70.7 76.5 72.8 74.2 71.2 75.4 60.4 57.4
Depreciation included in operating expenses. 71 030 644 67 764 122 4.8 2 009 892 2 018 975 12 941 89 12 066 76 16 184424 15274 720 31136 205 29 5360 462 6.0 5 804 503 5 573 834
Pay roll taxes....----------- 40 350904 37 340 216 8.1 1 661 423 1 576 262 7 601 546 7 51 574 8 71424 7 703 61 17 977 212 16 531 446 8.7 1 806 303 1 758 986
Al other taxes -...-.............................-- 107 474 49 84 902 411 26.6 3 569 002 2 879 68 19 156 227 15 078 74| 23258 841 16825386 45984 070 34 777 702 32.2 12 423 471 9 51 304

Southern Region Southern District Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Itent
Percent Percent
1941 1940 increase 141 141 1940 1941 1940 1941 19040 1941 1940 increase
Miles of road operated at close of monthi-. 38 13 38 893 0.4 44 215 44 357 45 524 45 684 56 284 56 390 29 076 29 217 130 884 131 291
Revenues:
Freight 173 8300140147 838069 18.1 *251484 579 *$27 583 72*1308306990110571657 $24591011 186 400679 $9929677 $85 210 64 $454 718 587 $382182700 19.0
Passenger ....... ----26 103 993 20568 28 26.9 30380 059 23588 959 9914051 8663901 27 980 755 22554625 7888480 5 906392 45 783 286 37 124918 23.3
Mail n..... ...... 4........------- 975.126 4681146 6.3 5 973 12 5 667011 4221810 3 982 50 8 274 278 7 644 481 2 888 941 744658 15 385 029 14 371 639 7.1
Express.......8 5 00711 3 642991 4.3 4213144 4019 991 1 825 181 1736556 3 647 729 3439728 1460 19 1 34887 6 933 105 6 524 871 6.3
All other operating revenues.....------......- 6 829 02 5 964785 14. 8 411 361 7 514 16 7 506 008 6 042 241 10 598 106 9 604 450 4 64 76 4 220 088 22 758 876 19 866 779 14.6
Railway operating revenues .............. 215 538864 182095 519 18.4 300402 251 868 313 849 154 297749 130996 855 275 091 879 229 643963 116189 255 99430089 545 578 883 460070907 18.6
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures 22 180021 82039637 6.4 31 306 89 29168020 19306831 17414 043 29 849 520 27 24 999 1443511 13454725 63 591 52 58093767 9.5
Maintenance of equipment --------- .. 38 145 51 35 725 981 6.8 56 453 945 52 93 327 29 378 643 27 669 861 54 858 28 47 636 726 19 582 327 18 359 538 103 b19 258 93 666 125 10.8
Traffic 5 966 999 5489 144 3.4 7 11680 7014401 4051149 4006 864 8 182 53 8012 260 3 787 825 3791914 16 021511 15 811 038 1.3
Transportation-Rail line ....------ 71 391 4 66 411 468 7.5 91 311 297 86 492 71 56 802 996 53 998 221 96 845 017 87 452 63 38 369 091 36 26 708 192 017 104 177 677 561 8.1
Transportation-Water line..... ... 2195 382 2080895 2195 382 2080895 5.5
Miscellaneous operations ...--------..---------. 2 131 46 1 975 74 7.9 2461718 2 76948 1234380 1 163 053 3443939 2988 177 80 668 775887 5 478 987 4 927 117 11.2
General...... ----------- 6 475 58 6 265 31 3.4 8 681727 8 418 92 5 208 669 5 109 221 8 489 345 8 523 678 4 183 591 4 246 149 17 881 605 17 879 042
Transportation for investment-Cr-... 148 21 119 17 24.4 230 27 215 567 165 013 177 850 149 000 212 511 201 748 197 223 515 761 587 584 1.8
Railway operating expenses-----..~..---- 145 845 843 13658 049 6.8 197 13693 186 087 09 115 817655 109 183 413 203 715 028 183 706 850 80956 9-35 76 657 698 400 489 618 369547 961 8.4
Net revenue from railway operations-------. 69 693 021 45513 470 3.1 103 65 319 88 826 757 38 480 094 21 813 442 71 376 851 45 937 113 35 232 320 22772 391 145 089 265 90 522 946 60.3
Railway tax accruals ......21 3-19 93 16 258 08 31.1 35 549 707 27 568 70 15 521 301 13 095 803 24 807 428 22 563 096 7 985 615 7706210 48 314 344 43 365 109 11.4
Railway operating income.......... 48 373 088 295533390 65.3 67715612 54658 387 22958793 8717639 46569423 23 374017 27 246705 15066181 96 774921 47 157 837 105.2
Equipment rents-Dr. balance ..-..... 3 492891 3 36688 4 ~ 1 633 198 070 645 2387 140 30935467 7 347 565 7 873 871 4 517 195 4 114041 14 251 900 15 081 379 .
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance. -- .... 665514 668 014T 1152 041 929 100 702 306 742 754 1 827 430 1 716 206 1 261 317 1 282 559 3 791 053 3 741 519
Net railway operating income .......... 44 214 661 24 950 688 77.2 64 930 373 51658 642 19 869 347 4 881 418 37 39442 13 783940 21 468 193 9 669 581 78 731 968 28 334 939 177.9
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) .---...- 67.7 75.0 65.6 69.4 75.1 83.3 74.1 80.0 69.7 77.1 73.4 80-3
Depreciation included in operating expenses. 8572 37 8 155688 5.1 14 376890 13727522 7 592934 7 317 832 13402 681 12 852 564 4 521934 4 505742 25 517 549 24 676 138 3.4
Pay roll taxes...................... .... .-- 5 381 89 S 129 570 4.9 7 188 02 6 888 55 4 492 573 4 146 724 7 602 174 6 828 135 3 090743 2 945 355 15 185 490 13 920 214 9.1
All other taxes... ----- 15 938 04 11 188 51 43:2 2 8 31 0 20 679 814 11028 728 8 949 079 17 205 254 15 734 961 4 894 872 4 760 855 33 128 854 29 444 895 12.5


SDoes not include Boston & Albany, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
SDecrease, deficit, or other reverse items.
I Represents an average of the mileage reported at the close of each month within the period.
* Less then 0.1 percent.


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OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES

Compiled from 133 monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 137 Class I steam railways

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


FOR THE MONTH OF MAY, 1941 AND 1940

United States New England Region a/ Great Lakes Region Central Eastern Region Eastern District Pocahontas Region
Item
Percent Percent
1941 1940 increase 1941 1940 1941 19o0 1941 1940 1941 1949 increase 1941 1940
Miles of road operated at close of month 232 220 232863 d 0.3 6 699 6 714 26 066 26 136 24 470 24 523 57 235 57.375 0.2 6 086 6 063
Revenues:
Freight --....-........ .... ... $370 903 109 $284 657 461 30.3 13 262 271 $9 467 283 67 368 844 51 679 287 $81 041 488 58 658 444 $161 672 603 $119 805 014 34.9 25 827 662 $22 334 006
Passenger ..---------- 37492 809 29 741 537 26.1 3046 316 2503 838 6 604 283 5 827 887 10 338 962 8 269 657 19 989 561 16 601 382 20.4 1005938 607 09
Mail......... -- 9 085878 8 356 449 8.7 391 877 387 616 1420 061 1 331 634 1 550 924 1473 807 3 362 862 3193 057 5.3 255 439 251 883
Express---. 6404050 5633 224 13.7 287 634 300885 1244462 1 154600 964 747 936 618 2496843 2392303 4.4 133 895 136 998
All other operating revenues----.-...------- 18400 030 15 105 978 21.8 867 063 787 263 3 860 788 3 212 101 4 318 334 3 416 977 9 046 185 7 416 341 22.0 529 731 539 172
Railway operating revenues ........... -- 442285 876 343 494 649 28.8 17 855 161 13 446 885 80 498 438 63 205 509 98 214 455 72 755 703 196 568 054 149 408 097 31.6 27 752 665 23 869 668
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures .... 51640349 44 187205 16.9 2154485 1941476 8166761 7050851 9783809 7326757 20105055 16 319084 23.2 2405218 2277311
Maintenance of equipment 80 997 206 65 423 840 23.8 2 585 215 2 234 684 14 770 381 12 456 129 20 804 806 13 327 968 38160402 28 018 781 36.2 4 676 263 4 395 646
Traffic ---------- 9 465 832 9 387 211 .8 249 975 278 895 1 534 141 1 520 966 1 576 710 1 595 678 3 360 826 3395 739 d 1.0 401 119 396 799
Transportation-Rail line ----..--... ......- 139 876 407 119 659 499 16.9 5 994 398 5 208 092 27 226 384 24 002 124 31707 858 25405 118 64928640 54 615 534 T--V 5 469 815 5 053 948
Transportation-Water line --.. ------ 420 762 605 471 a 30.5 -
Miscellaneous operations- ...- 3497 636 2 968 998 T. 187 985 175 564 589 817 50 584 781 579 643 836 1559 381 1 349 984 15.5 87 241 70 661
General-- ---- 11 052 925 11 013 151 .4 459 406 467 149 2 010 514 1 985 777 1 870 345 1 972 762 4 340 267 4 425 688 42 422 517 221
Transportation for investment-Cr- ..- 360 642 390459 d 7.6 334 439 32 208 14 260 37 073 25 947 69 615 40 646 T 25 325 31 893
Railway operating expenses................. 296 590 475 252 854 916 17.3 11 631 132 10 305 421 54 265 790 47 532 171 66 488 034 50246 372 152 384 956 108 083964 22.5 13 558 753 12679 693
Net revenue from railway operations... ---..... 145 695 401 90639 733 60.7 6 224 029 3 141 464 26232648 15 673 338 31726 421 22 509 331 64 183 098 41324133 55.3 14 193 912 11189 975
Railway tax accruals-...............-- 45 784 421 32 602550 40.4 1 545 755 1 095 326 8 660 863 5 719 104 10088 532 7 107 672 20 295 150 13 922 102 45.8 5 058 047 3 240497
Railway operating income-.. 99 910 980 58 037 183 72.1 4 678 274 2 046 136 17 571 785 9 954 234 21 637 869 15 401 659 43 887 948 27 402 031 60.2 9 135 865 7 949 478
Equipment rents-Dr. balance ............ 8420 985 7 784 553 8.2 731254 483 305 2112036 1789 742 1123663 1343 513 3966 953 3 616 560 9.7 a 179 579 257 907
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance-....... .....- 2 859 965 2 844 394 .5 412 970 417 606 558 753 539 118 555 570 600 142 1527 293 1556 66 d 1.9 12355 109964
Net railway operating income.. ... ..... 88630 030 47 408 236 87.0 3 534 050 1 145 227 14 900 996 7 62.5 374 19 958 656 13 458 004 38 393 702 22 228 605 72.7 9 192 839 8 097 421
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) ...... 67.1 73.t 65.1 76.6 67.4 75-2 67.7 69.1 67.3 72.3 48.9 53.1
Depreciation included in operating expenses... 18 049 393 17 161 808 5.2 500 610 507 996 3 262 877 3 028 586 4 171 845 3 946 866 7 935 332 7 483 450 6.0 1 449 397 1 403 773
Pay roll taxes ..............------.... 10965 497 9 556 274 14.7 426 785 387 791 037 400 1 e28 56 2405 510 1 890057 4 869 695 4 106 504 18.6 481 996 459 591
All other taxes ........-------.. 34818924 23 046 276 51.1 1 118 970 707 595 6 623 463 3P 90 448 7 683022 5217615 15425 455 9815 598 57.2 4576051 2780906

Southern Region Southern District Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Item ,
Percent Percent
1941 1940 increase 1941 1940 194 1940 1941 190141 1940 1941 1940 increase
Miles of road operated at close of month...- 38 104 38 279 d 0.5 44 190 44 342 4 534 45 680 56 203 56 371 29 058 29 095 130 795 131146 d 0.5
Revenues:
Freight ..... 47 352 496 37 096 051 27.6 $73 180 156 *59 430057 $44 76480 (36 063 72 $64 854 252 48 769 730 $26 429 616 $20 588 788 (136 050 348 $105 422 390 29.1
Passenger............ ------- 4875131 3202181 52.2 5881 069 3 809790 2 569 476 2181273 7036652 5783 301 2016051 1365791 11622179 9330365 24.6
Mail.............. 1287 968 1 170 250 10.1 1 543 407 1 422133 1 171 121 1 042 746 2 238 893 2 004 429 769 595 694 084 4 179 609 3 741 259 11.7
Express.. 1 274 112 1 035 272 23.1 1408 007 1 172 270 63- 356 545 572 1 331 482 1108 461 532 362 414618 2499200 2068651 20.8
All other operating revenues .-- ...- 1 581 454 1 296 154 22.0 2 111185 1 835 326 3 06 145 2 444 725 2 954 502 2372 569 1 228 013 1 037 017 7242660 5 854 311 23.7
Railway operating revenues....... -........ 56 371 161 43 799 908 28.7 84 123 826 67 669 576 52 20 578 42 278 188 78 415 781 60 018 490 30 975 637 24 100 298 161 593 996 126 416 976 27.8
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures- 6 192 855 5 620 230 10.2 8 598 073 7 897 541 7 961 921 7 155 726 10 833 732 9 059 957 4 135 566 3 754 895 22 937 221 19 970 580 14.9
Maintenance of equipment --- 10080 252 9 249 342 9.0 14 756 515 13 644 88 7 802 500 7 163 115 14 906 776 12 036 123 571 013 4 560833 28 080 289 23760071 18.2
Traffic. -------- ------- 1 383 658 1 331765 3.9 1 784 777 1728 564 1098 207 1 101 754 2 260 181 2 219 521 961 841 941 633 4 320 229 4 262 908 1.3
Transportation-Rail line 18 283 888 15 676 033 16.6 23 753 703 20 729981 15 366 339 13 676 145 25 860 966 21 855 928 9 966 757 8 782 111 51194 064 44 314 184 15.5
Transportation-Water line --......-..-... ...- 420 762 605 471 420 762 605 471 30.
Miscellaneous operations...----- ---.. 390 783 298 260 31.0 478 024 368 921 318 362 275 085 923 845 790 966 218 024 184 042 1460 231 1 250093 16.8
General ----.... .............-... ..... 1 600 124 1 572 269 1.8 2 142 546 2089490 1 336 127 1 271 255 2 168 594 2 182 021 1 065 391 1 044 697 4 70 112 4 497 973 1.6
Transportation for investment-Cr -- 37 943 43 500 12 61 268 75 393 75 285 84 736 100 588 136 013 53 866 53 671 929 759 274 420 d i.%
Railway operating expenses-..-..- ....... 37 893 617 33704 399 124. 51452 370 46 384 092 33 814 171 30 558 346 57 274 270 48 613 974 21 664 708 19 214540 112 753 149 98 386 660 14.6
Net revenue from railway operations -...18477 544 10095509 83.0 32 671 456 21285484 18 38 407 11719842 21141511 11424 516 9 310 929 4 885 758 48 840 847 28 030116 74.2
Railway tax accruals................--- 5.821 035 4 151 917 40.2 10 879 082 7 392 414 494 311 3 956 315 7 540 113 5 435 631 2121 765 1896 088 14 610 189 11288 034 29.4
Railway operating income.....- 12656 509 5 943 592 112.9 21792 374 13 893 070 13440 096 7 763 527 13 601 398 5988 685 7 189 164 2989 670 34 230658 16 742 082 104.5
Equipment rents-Dr. balance.--.......-- ... 860 327 873 627 d 1.5 680748 615 720 524 564 682 896 2 068 950 1962 768 1179 770 906 609 3 773284 3 552 273 6.2
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance ..-- -- 223 477 191 759 n5 346 082 301723 20 504 308 010 460 319 351 802 325 767 325 993 986 590 985 805 .1
Net railway operating income-..-........- 11572 705 4 878 206 137.2 20 765 544 12975 627 12 71d 02 6 772 621 11072129 3 674 315 5 683 627 1757 068 29470 784 12 204 004 141.5
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent)....... 67.2 77.0 61.2 68.5 64.8 72.3 73.0 81.0 69.9 79.7 69.8 77.8
Depreciation included in operating expenses. 2 175 183 2 056 633 5.8 3 624 580 3 460 606 1 97 298 1 843 94 5 3 385 932 3 247 336 1 130 251 1 126 471 6 489 481 6217 752 4.4
Pay roll taxes............ 1 416 562 1 264 364 12.0 1898 558 1723955 1-27 416 1 156 896 2099572 1 830590 826256 738 329 4 197 244 3725 815 12.7
All other taxes. ......................... 4404473 2 887 553 52.5 8980524 5668459 3 67 895 2799419 5440541 3605041 1295509 1157759 10412945 7562219 37.7


a/ Does not include Boston & Albany. the revenues and expenses of which are included
A/ Decrease or other reverse items.


with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.


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Statement No. M-100
MAY 1941







INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES


Statement No. M-I00


Compiled from 133 monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 137 Class I steam railways

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR FIVE MONTHS ENDED WITH MAY, 1941 AND 1940

United States New England Region a/ Great Lakes Region Central Eastern Region Eastern District Pocahontas Region
Item
Percent Percent
1941 1940 increase 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 194o0 increase 1941 1940

Miles of road operated at close of month.#....- 232 322 2335001 d 0 6 698 6 718 26 070 26 147 24 482 24 527 57 250 57 392 d 0.2 6 081 6 064
Revenues:
Freight ..1 .... 1628 492 386 1 357 454 882 20.0 $59480 902 $47 491 647 $307 728 652$258 159 21 345 909 160$277 185 303 $713 118714 $582 836 163 22.4 $103 422 227 $102 679 509
Passenger ..........--....--------........------...........------ 192540829 160983 186 19.6 15192986 13 728 618 32985854 30677 202 50695420 42 783 334 98 874260 87189154 13.4 5281980 3 568040
Mail se..-......---......-.. 43162 369 40 801 669 5.8 1 872 704 1 886 652 6 757 020 6 474 234 7 451468 7 238 741 16 081 192 15 599 627 3.1 1 253 445 1 237 748
Express...............--- -------.--- ----- ----- --. 24 547 788 22 654 87 8.4 1 150 040 1 102 821 4 448 780 4 170 779 3 895 512 3 595 004 9 494 332 8 868 604 7.1 546 328 513 998
All other operating revenues O............. ... 80 657 724 69 b33 386 16.0 4 543 556 4 133 928 17 162 480 15 117 370 18 427 606 15 211 356 40133 642 34 462 654 16.5 2 112 072 2 088 703
Railway operating revenues............ 1969 401 096 1 651 427 510 19.3 82 240 188 68 343 666 369 082 786 314 598 798 426 379 166 346 013 738 877 702 140 72.8 956 202 20.4 112 616 052 110 087 998
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures .. 211 152 873 187 404 692 12.7 9 363 006 8 676 181 34 122 576 30 96 262 41 233 57 32 702 541 84 719 152 72 274 784 17.2 11 532 092 10 605 694
Maintenance of equipment ...................-.......... 379 913 334 331 322 859 14.7 12 294 101 11 354 606 70 628 621 64 248 897 93 880 605 71 715 845 176 803 327 147 319 348 20.0 22 984 693 21 602 052
Traffic ................ 45 348 944 44 843 331 1.1 1 132 439 1 145 742 7 302 852 7 319 077 7 575 516 7 561 601 16 010 807 16 026 420 d .1 1 942 740 1 928 056
Transportation-Rail line ----........----.... 669 195 249 610 176 347 9.7 29 525 056 26 835 974 133438 537 124 706 309 147 955 488 129 419 967 310 919 081 280 962 250 -TU7 25 389 630 25 134 851
Transportation-Water line..................... 2 616 144 2 686 366 6 2.6 -8
Miscellaneous operations ...... 17 493 715 15 756404 998 530 897 311 2 964 834 2795 409 3 651 39 3 240 605 7 614 755 6 93 325 9.8 41749371 86
General .1 -p-- -..-...-.... 54 924 909 54 571 344 .6 2 344 474 2 335 604 10 066 292 9945 843 9 298 15 9 406 800 21 708 919 21 686 247 .1 2 68 564 2 670 503
Transportation for investment-Cr ---------- 1 228 704 1 418 367 d13.4 4 026 1 812 89 763 63 373 97 857 200 218 191 646 265 403 d.2.8 105 376 128 288
Railway operating expenses............--- 1 379416 464 1 245 342 976 10.8 55 653 580 51 243 606 258 433 949 239 846 424 505 496 866 253 846 941 617 584 395 544 936 971 13.3 64 849 842 62 184 736
Net revenue from railway operations........ 589 984 632 406 084 534 45.3 26 586 608 17 100 060 110 648 837 74 752 374 122 882 30 92 166 797 260 117 745 184 019 231 41.4 47 766 210 47 903 262
Railway tax accruals....................... 193 609 754 154 845 177 25.0 6 776 180 5 551 156 35 418 636 28 045 423 42 061 61 31 636 671 84 256 432 65 231 250 29.2 19 287 821 14 550 787
Railway operating income ---- 396 374 878 251 239 357 57.8 19 810 428 11 548 904 75230201 46708 951 80 820684 60 530126 175 861 313 118 787 981 48.0 28 478 389 33 352 475
Equipment rents-Dr. balance.................. 39 665 189 40 434 083 d 1.4 648 316 2 795 878 10 2U4 204 955 557 5 673 539 6 362 631 19 526 059 19 114 066 2.2 a 2 039 294
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance..--- 15 -v7 560 13 372 947 3.2 2 056 466 2 153 383 2 627 396 2 656 436 2 647 93 2 604 981 7 531 794 7 414 800 1.6 609 132 71
Net railway operating income......... 342 702 129 197 432 327 73.6 14 105 646 6 599 643 62:398601 34 096 956 72 299 21 51 562 514 148 803 460 92 259 115 61.3 29 908 551 34 805 375
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) .... 70.0 75.4 67.7 75.0 70.0 76.2 71.2 73.4 70.4 74.8 57.6 56.5
Depreciation included in operating expenses 89 080 037 84 925 929 4.9 2 510 502 2 526 973 16 204 766 15 095 353 20 356 269 19 221 586 39 071 537 36 843 91, 6.0 7 253 900 6 977 607
Pay roll taxes. ---................. 51 515 840 46 896 490 9.4 2 088 08 1 964 053 9 638 38 9 080 227 11 119 755 9 593 67 22 846 346 20 637 950 10.7 2 288 29 2 218 577
All other taxes 1 2... .............................------------ -- 142 293 914 107 948 687 31.8 4 687 972 3 587 103 25 780 253 18 963 196 30 941 861 22 043 001 61 410 086 44 593 300 37.7 16 999 52 12 332 210

Southern Region Southern District Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Item
191 1940 iPnerrentea se 1941 191941 1940 194 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 increase

Miles of road operated at close of month-.--. 38 128 38 291 d 0.4 44 209 44 355 45 527 45 6t2 56 265 56 385 29 071 29 187 130 863 131 254 d 0.3
Revenues:
Freight ven21 182 510184 334 120 20.0 $324 604 737 $287 013 629 4175 597 179 146 635 529 289 445 26 3235 170 409 125 726 493 105 799 15 $590 768 935 $487 605 090 21.2
PassFreighter........--- --30 979 23 770 709 30.3 36 261 104 27 338 749 12 483 527 10 845 174 35 017 407 28 337 926 9 904 5531 7 272 13 57 45 465 46 455 283 23.6
Passengeril .... 263 094 5 851396 7.0 7 516 539 7 089144 5392 931 5 025 246 10 513 171 9 648 910 3 658 536 3 438 742 19 564 638 18 112 898 8.0
MaExpressil- .--- -. --- 5074823 4 678 263 8.5 5 621 151 5 192 261 2460 537 2 282 128 4 979 211 4 548 189 1 992 557 1763 205 9 432 305 8 593 522 9.8
All other operating revenues 8410474 7260939 15.8 10522 546 9 349 64 10 566 153 8 486 966 13 552 608 11 977 019 5 882 775 5 257 105 30 001 536 25 721 090 16.6
Railway operating revenues................ 271 910 025 225 895 427 20.4 384 526 077 335 983 425 206 500 327 173 275 043 353 507 660 289 682 453 147 164 892 123 b30 387 707 172 879 586 487 883 20.6
Expenses:53 78064347 10.8
Maintenance of way and structures---- -- 28 372 876 26 459 867 7.2 39 904 968 37 065 561 27 274 752 24 569 771 40 683 25 36 284 956 18 50 749 17 209 62 6 528 753 78 064 47 10.8
Maintenance of equipment_........ 48 225 767 44 975 263 7.2 71 210 460 66 577 315 37 181 143 34 852 976 69 765 064 59 672 849 24 9553 340 22 920 371 131 99 547 117 426 196 12.3
Trafficntenance of equip.........................-- ------ 7 05 657 6 814 909 3.5 8 996 97 8 742 965 5 149 55 5 108 618 10 442 718 10 231 781 4 749 666 4 733 547 20 341 740 20 073 946 1.3
Transportation-Rail line.......... 89 675 370 82 087 501 9.2 115 065 000 107 222 35 72 169 335 67 674 366 122 705 985 109 308 560 48 335 848 45 008 819 24 211 168 221 991745 9.6
Transportation-Water line ---.-...............- 2 616 144 2 686 366 -- 2 616 144 2 686 366 d 2.6
M iscellaneous opern-at ine.. 2 522 243 2 274 001 10.9 2 99 742 2 645 869 1 552 74 1 438 13 4 367 784 3 779 143 1 018 692 959 929 6 939 218 6 177 210 12.3
General eraons.. ------ 8 075 709 7 837 579 3.0 10 764 273 10 508 08 6 544 796 6 80 476 10 657 939 10 705 693 5 248 982 5 290 846 22 451717 22 377 015 .3
Transportation for investment-Cr............ 186 162 162 672 14.4 291 538 290 960 240 298 262 586 249 588 348 524 255 634 250 894 745 520 862 004 d 13.5
Railway operating expenses... 183 739 460 170 286 448 7.9 248 589 302 232 471 184 149 631 826 139 741 759 260 989 298 232 320 824 102 621 643 95 872 238 513 242 767 467 934 821 9.7
Net revenue from railway operations.. 88 170 565 55 608 979 58.6 135 936 775 103 b12 241 56 b68 501 33 533 254 92 518 362 57 361 629 44 543 249 27 658 149 193 930 112 118 553 062 63.6
Railway tax accruals .... .. .. 27 140 968 20 409 997 33.0 46 428 789 34 960 784 20 469 612 17 052 118 32 347 541 27 998 727 10 107 380 9 602 298 62 924 533 54 653 143 151
Railway operating income.... 61 029 597 35 198 982 73.4 89 507 986 68 551 457 36 398 889 16 481 166 60 170 821 29 362 902 34 435 869 18 055 851 131 005 579 63 899 919 105.0
Equipment rents--Dr. balance. 4 353 240 4 510 315 d 3.5 2 313 946 2 686 365 2 911 704 3 776 363 9 416 515 9 836 639 5 696 965 5 020 650 18 025 184 18 633 652
Joint facility rent-Dr, balance .................. 688 991 859 773 1 498 123 1 230 823 902 810 1 050 764 2 287 749 2 068 008 1 587 084 1 608 552 4 777 643 4 727 324 1.1
Net railway operating income ......-.... 55 787 366 29 828 894 87.0 85 695 917 64 634 269 32 584 375 11 654 039 48 466 557 17 458 255 27 151 820 11 426 649 108 202 752 40 538 943 166.9
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent)--....- 67.6 75.4 64.6 69.2 72.5 80.6 73.8 80.2 69.7 77.6 72.6 79.6 -
Depreciation included in operating expenses .10 747 570 10 210 521 5.3 18 001 470 17 88 128 9 566 23 9 161 777 16 788 613 16 099 899 5 652 1851 5 632 213 32 007 030 30 893 889 .6
Pay roll taxes---- 20.......... .. 6 798 461 6 393 934 65. 9 086 760 8 612 511 763 93 5 303 620 9 701 746 8 658 725 5 916 999 5 683 684 19 582 794 17 646 029 9.8
All other taxes....... 2-0 342 507 14 016 065 45.1 37 542 029 26 548 275 14 7u~ 11 748 498 22 645 795 19 340 002 6 190 381 5 918 614 45 541 799 37 007 114 17.7
U. i. COENMN PRNTN OFIC 1541-O.255


a/ Does not include Boston & Albany, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
SDecrease or other reverse items.
# Repreeents an average of the mileage reported at the close of each month within the period. i


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OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 133 monthly reports of revenues sd expenses representing 137 Class I steam railways

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR Tl MONTH OF JUNE, 1941 AND 1940


Statement No. M-100
JUNE, 1941


United States New England Region a/ Great Lakes Region Central Eastern Region Eastern District Pocahontas Region
Item
1911 910 Perrcent 119k1 19400 11 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 Percent 1941 190
Miles of road operated at close of month........- 232 140 232 837 a 0.3 6 699 6 715 26 066 26 131 24 468 24522 57 233 57 368 a 0.2 6 086 6 063
Revenues:
Freight...--..--------.............. ---------.... ----- 377533941 $280682048 34.5 $12674 941 8867896 69 346 545 50 81 428 81885 02961 113 379 163 906515 120 862703 35.6 26 613 10 21 542 285
Passenger......------- --.------....- 44832137 35936132 24.8 3514470 2908359 7781942 7 109 113 11 529 095 9479992 22825507 19 497 464 17.1 1049484 660851
Mail---------- -------------- 8675120 8081122 7,4 370868 370093 1 39525 1303498 1479971 1401299 3190364 3 074890 3.8 257619 234079
Express .-..------------------ ------- 5182035 4 38917 19.4 290692 293 705 1 57 785 1 056266 884147 825540 2232624 2175511 2.6 110504 99861
All other operating revenues........ ---.. 18 799 489 15 914 570 18..1 971 251 845 875 3 75 691 3297 110 4 317 587 3 649 231 9 264 529 7 792216 18.9 576 706 520198
Railway operating revenues-...--------......----- 455 022 722 344 952 789 31.9 17 822 222 13 285928 83 01 488 63 647 415 100 095 829 76469441 201 419 539 153 402 784 31. 28 407 623 23057 274
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures---... .----- 52532563 45 302 346 16.0 2268627 1982688 8 22269 7 138 572 10299259 7 927 435 21090 155 17 048 695 23.7 2 383 001 2 212 387
Maintenance of equipment .....-..........--- 80 99 704 65 854879 22.9 2 581 967 2 045 950 14 96 153 12 455 326 20468 233 15039 276 37 646 353 29 540 552 27.4 4 488 990 4 248 737
Traffic ----------------------------.---------------------- 9420 912 9 311 029 1.2 255 957 229 632 1 39824 1 547 600 1 600 915 1 655 585 3 94 696 3432 817 d .1 394 137 407 967
Transportation-Rail line ..........---.... 140 866 508 117 575 535 19.8 5 860639 4 947 297 27497 830 23 458 209 31 796698 25663 686 65 155 167 54069 192 20. 5 522 120 4 860175
Transportation-Water line-.....- 319 666 562 393 2 -
Miscellaneous operations..-- 3 788 212 3 197 812 196 853 163 845 424 878 581 223 797 627 654 825 1 619 358 1 399 893 15.7 80 604 65 236
General 11416 605 11 125 680 2.6 440 067 453 193 95932 1983 817 1914 426 2174 999 4 350 425 4612 009 .7 578108 538 689
Transportation for investment-Cr .. .... 351 738 422251 A 16.7 29 902 37 879 32 061 28161 6 950 66 069 39913 65 20 944 21931
Railway operating expenses ...-..--........-. 298 932 432 252 507 423 18.4 11 602081 9 821 703 54 '39 007 47 132 686 66 848 997 53 108 856 133 190 085 110 063 245 21.0 13 426 016 12311 260
Net revenue from railway operations --------- 156 090 290 92445 366 68.8 6 220 141 3 464 225 28 '62 481 16 514 729 53 246 832 23 360585 68229 454 43 339 539 57.4 15 181 607 10746 014
Railway tax accruals...51 524 992 33 692 463 52.9 1 604 476 1 086 553 10 87 727 6 101 715 10 757 336 7 256 147 22 549 539 14 444 415 56.1 6 244 355 3 736 364
Railway operating income-...........------ 104 565 298 58 752 903 78.0 4 615 665 2 377 672 18 174 754 10 413 014 22 489 496 16 104 438 45 679 915 28 895 124 58.1 8 937 252 7 009 650
Equipment rents-Dr. balance --..........----- 8600 102 7814 383 10.1 769 296 529 875 2 79035 1 977858 1 161 993 1551 146 411024 4058 879 1.3 .d 422 504 d 4751
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance..-- 2 703 824 2 847 737 5. 418 750 428 205 i40 314 475 677 464 243 615 659 1423 307 1 519 741d 6.3 16 06
Net railway operating income.....--.... --- 93 261 372 48 090783 93.9 3 427 619 1 419 592 15 455 405 7 959 279 20 863 260 13 937 633 40146 284 23 316 504 72.2 9 213 694 7 317 563
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent)-- ..... 65.7 73.2 65.1 73.9 i65.6 74.1 66.8 69.5 66.1 71.7 46.9 53.4
Depreciation included in operating expenses 18076 011 17 146 355 5.4 524 464 508 346: 3 66517 3 032 888 4 126 111 3904143 7917 092 7 445 377 6.3 1449 858 1 406 317
Pay roll taxes ..-----11125 474 9472298 17.5 465 754 387310 2 52 668 1812263 2447 711 1932671 4966133 4132244 20.2 493 945 444 211
All other taxes ...------------------------------------------ 40 399 518 24 220 165 66.8 1 138 722 699 243 8 35 059 4 289 452 8 309 625 5 323 476 17 583 406 10312171 70.5 5 750 410 3 292 153

Southern Region Southern District Northwestern Region Central Western Region SouthwesternRegion Western District
Item
1941 1940 iPercentse 19~1 1940 191 1940 1941 1940 1941 190 191 1940 ineaseoet
Sincreaseincrease
Miles of road operated at close of month .... 38 040 38 279 d 0.6 44 126 44 342 45 524 45 675 56 203 56 357 29 054 29 095 130 781 131127 d 0.3
Revenues:
Freight ...................47 451 820 $33 992 511 39.6 674 065 130 $55 534 796 $44 28 679 $34 997 007 $67 454 911 48 994920 $27 278 706 $20 292 622 $139 562 296 104 284 549 33.8
Passenger... 5 361 860 3 488 481 53.7 6411 344 4 149 332 3 15 733 3229894 9 340 587 7 491 406 2 538 966 1 568 036 15 595 286 12289 336 26.9
Mail 1194 997 1 114 660 7.2 1452 616 1348 739 1 -5 862 1017 648 2152 498 1892 302 723 780 747 543 4 032140 3 657 493 10.2
Express -............... 737 851 560025 31.8 848 355 659 886 5 943 441 026 1 171 347 820 504 333 766 241 990 2 101 056 1 503 520 39.7
All other operating revenues--------1545 037 1276 630 21.0 2121 743 1796 828 3 29449 2717 556 3 003 807 2 582 383 1279 961 1025 587 7 413 217 6 325 526 17.2
Railway operating revenues ---- 56291565 40432 307 39.2 84899188 63489581 53 25 666 42403131 83123150 61781515 32 15 179 23 875778 168703 995 128 060424 31.7
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures------- 6264670 5482487 14.3 8647671 7694874 7813808 7364373 10637361 9549573 4343568 3644831 22794737 20558777 10.9
Maintenance of equipment ------- 10326 859 8 616 125 19.9 14 815 849 12864862 7856546 7 124 235 15 181 071 11 933 672 5439885 4391 558 28477 502 23 449 465 21.4
Traffic 1349 356 1 328 985 1.5 1743 493 1736 952 1 138 391 1 115 188 2190 747 2 092 255 953 585 933 817 4 282 723 4 141 260 3.4
Transportation-Rail line ------..-- 17815170 14701 259 21.2 23 337 290 19 561434 15 660295 13 489 142 26 756 336 21 965 798 9 957 420 8 489 969 52 374 051 43 944 909 19.2
Transportation-Water line 319666 56293 319 666 562 393 d 43.2
Miscellaneous operations ---- -------- 372723 301 643 23.6 453327 366879 398 314 355 047 1081 425 883 768 235788 192225 1715 527 1431 040 9.9
General----------- 1633 262 1609195 1.5 2211 370 2 147 884 1403 735 1 224 695 2 338 482 2 070 228 1112 593 1070864 4 854 810 4 365 787 11.2
Transportation for investment-Cr-- 57 207 72 407 d 21.0 78 151 94 338 79 795 85 568 77 053 174 364 50 670 28 068 207 518 288 000 d 27.9
Railway operating expenses--......---_.-- --37 704 833 31967 287 17.9 51130 849 44278547 34 191 294 30 587 112 58 428 035 48 883 323 21992169 18695196 114 611 498 98 165 631 16.8
Net revenue from railway operations ------18 586 732 8 465 020 119.6 33 768 339 19 211034 19234 372 11 816 019 24 695 115 12898 192 10163 010 5 180 582 54 092 497 29 894 793 80.9
Railway tax accruals......-------.. ------------.. 6 338894 3814152 662, 12583249 7550516 5300373 4239853 8656 259 5572249 2435572 1885430 16392204 11697532 40.1
Railway operating income.._ ....------------- 12247838 4650868 163.3 21185 090 11660518 13 33 999 7 576166 16 038 856 7 325943 7 727 438 3295 152 37700293 18 197261 107.2
Equipment rents-Dr. balance -.------- -- 495 016 602 785 1 72 512 165 234 744 604 724 100 2 395627 1 902 319 1 277 035 963 851 4 417 266 3 590 27C 23.0
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance.--.--.....------ 180 325 231 356 36 387 360994 173 505 217 718 473.549 417149 307 076 332135 954 130 967 002 & 1.3
Net railway operating income ....-----------.. 11 572 497 3816 727 203.2 20786 191 11 134 290 13015 890 6 634 348 13169680 5006 475 6 143 327 1999166 32328 897 13639989 137.0
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent).......-.... 67.0 79,1 ,60.2 69.7 6,4.0 72.1 70.3 79.1 68.4 78.3 67.9 76.7
Depreciation included in operating expenses-.. 2 183 850 2 048 604 6.6 3 633 708 3 454 92 1 979 775 1 853 576 3 415 488 3 267 488 1 129 948 1 124 993 6 525 211 6 246 057 4.5
Pay roll taxes .------ --- 1394 292 1 208 205 15.4 1 888 237 1652 416 1 899 831 1 148 300 2 152181 1 818121 819 092 721 217 4 271 104 3687 638 15.8
All other taxes..--------- ---------- 4 944 602 2 605 947 89.7 10 695 012 5 898 100 4 000 542 3 091 553 6 504 078 3 754 128 1616 480 1 164 213 12 121 100 8 009 894 51.3


SDoes not include Boston & Albany, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns in
d Decrease or Other reverse items.


Great Lakes Region.








INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES

Compiled from 133 monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 137 Class I steam railways


Statement No. M-100


(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR SIX MONTHS ENDED WITH JUNE, 1941 AND 1940

United States New England Region a/ Great Lakes Region Central Eastern Region Eastern District Pocahontas Region
Item
19141 1910 Peerent 1941 19490 1941 1940 1941 1910 194r 190 Percente 1941 1940
Miles of road operated at close of month#..... 232 291 232 985 0. 6 698 6 717 26070 26145 24479 24 526 57 247 57 388 d 0.2 6 082 6 064
Revenues:
Freight -----....-... -.2 006 026 327 1i 638 136 929 22.5 $72155843 (56 359 543$377 075 197$309 040 6401427 794189338 298 682 877 025229 $703 698 865 24.6 130035537 124221794
Passenger................................ 237 372966 196 919 318 20.5 18 707456 16 636977 40 767796 37786 315 62 224 515 52 263 326 121 699767 106686 618 14.1 6 331464 4 228 891
Mail..---- -------..--------...- 51 837 488 48 882 790 6.0 2 243 572 2 256745 8 096 545 7 777 732 8 931 438 8 640040 19271 555 18 674 517 3.2 1 511 064 1 471 827
Express-- ........- ..- 29 729 824 26 993305 10.1 1440732 1 396 526 5 506 565 5 227 045 4 779 660 4 420 545 11 726 957 11 044116 6.2 656 832 613 859
All other operating revenues ............ 99 457 211 85 447 959 16.4 5 514 806 4 979 803 21 138 171 18 414 482 22 745 193 18 860 587 49 398 170 42 254 872 16.9 2 688 778 2 608 901
Railway operating revenues--.-- 2 -- 424 423 816 1 996 380 301 21.4 100 062 409 81 629 594 452 584 274 378 246 214 526 474 995 422 483 180 1 079 121 678 882 358 988 22.3 141 223 675 133 145 272
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures............263 685 437 232 707 039 13.3 11 631 633 10 658 869 42 644 845 38034 834 51 532 830 40 629 777 105 809 308 89 323 480 18.5 13 915 093 12 818 081
Maintenance of equipment ---------.460 853 038 397 177 736 16.0 14 876 068 13 400 556 85 224 774 76 704 222 114 348 838 86 755 120 214 449 680 176 859 898 21.3 27 473 683 25 850 789
Traffic..-.--.--......-.....- 54 769 855 54 154 361 1.1 1 386 395 1 375 574 8 842 676 8866 677 9 176 431 9217 187 19 405 502 19459238 d .3 2336 877 2 336 023
Transportation-Rail line ...-- --- 810 061 758 727 751 883 11.3 35 385 696 31 783 271 160 936 367 148164 518 179 752 187 155 083 654 376 074250 335 031 443 T3 30 911 750 29 995 026
Transportation-Water line.-........... .- 2 935 810 3 248 759 9.6 -
Miscellaneous operations.--.-----------........- 21 281 928 18 954 216 123 1195 383 1 061 156 3 589 712 3 376 632 4 449 019 3 895 430 9 234 1.14 8 33 218 10.8 498103 437 104
General ---- ...-------. -. 66 341 511 65 697 024 1.0 2 784 540 2788 797 12 062 224 11 927 661 11 212 577 11 581 798 26 059 341 26298256 .9 3266 672 3 209 192
Transportation for investment-Cr-- 1 580 441 1 840 618 d 14.1 4 055 2 714 127 642 95 434 126 017 207 168 257 714 305 316 .6 126 320 150 219
Railway operating expenses--.......... 1678 348 896 1 497 850 400 12.1 67 255660 61 065 309 313172956 286 979 110 370 345 865 306 955 798 750774481 655 000217 14.6 78 275 858 74 495 996
Net revenue from railway operations ..-..--..-. 746 074 920 498 529 901 49.7 32 806 749 20 564 285 139 411 318 91 267 104 156 129 130 115 527 382 328 347 197 227 358 771 44.4 62 947 817 58 649 276
Railway tax accruals ............. ... 247 559 836 188 537 641 31.3 8 380 656 6637 709 45 655 88 34 145 139 55194 522 38 892 818 109231 061 79 675 666 37.1 25532 176 18 287151
Railway operating income- ...... ..--------. 498 515 084 309 992 260 60.8 24 426 093 13 926 576 93755435 57121965 100934608 76634564 219 116 136. 147 683 105 48.4 37 415 641 40 362 125
Equipment rents-Dr. balance 48 465 292 48 248 466 A 4 417 613 3 325 753 12 383239 11 933 415 6 835 552 7 913 77 23 636 384 23 172 945 2.0 d 2 461 798 d 261 501
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance -----.... --.. 16 511 381 16 220 684 1.8 2475 215 2581588 3167710 3132 313 3312 173 3 220 64 8 955 098 8 934 541 .2 5 194 500 68
Net railway operating income........---- 433 538 411 245 523 110 76.6 17 533 265 8 019 235 78204486 42 056 237 90 786 903 65 500 147 186 524 654 115 575 619 61.4 39 122 245 42 122938
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent)-........- 69.2 75.0 67.2 74.8 69.2 75.9 70.3 72.7 69.6 74.2 55.4 56.0
Depreciation included in operating expenses .- 107 277 750 102 072 285 5.1 3 155 666 3 035 319 9 471 283 18 128 241 24 482 381 23 125 729 47 109 330 44 289 289 6.4 8 703 758 8 383 924
Pay roll taxes ---------------------------62 441 312 56 368 787 0.8 2 553 962 2 351 363 11 691 051 10 892 490 13 567 464 11 526 34 27 812 477 24 770 193 12.3 2 782 244 2 662 788
All other taxes....----. 185 118 524 132168 854 40.1 5 626 694 4 286 346 33 964832 23 252 649 41 627 058 27 366 478 81 418 584 54 905 473 48.3 22 749 932 15 624 363

Southern Region Southern District Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Item
1941 1940 Percent19 Percent
__19i 19_o increase 1941 191o 191 1940 1941 1940 191 1940 1941 1940 increase
Miles of road operated at close of month --.. 538 113 38 288 d 0.5 44 195 44 352 45 527 45 681 56 255 56 380 29 067 29 184 130 849 131 245 d 0
Revenues:
Freight-...............---------------------- .. 68 6634 330218. 326 631 23.0 $398 669 867 $342548 425 220 425 858 L81 632 536 356 900 174$284 165 329 *153 O5 199 126 091 774 $730 331 231 $591 889 639 23.4
Passenger ..-....-....-......................... .. 36 340 984 27259190 33.3 42 672 448 31 488 081 16199 260 14075 068 44357 994 35 829 332 12 44 497 8 840219 73 000 751 58 744 619 24.3
Mail------ ---------- -------------------- 7458 091 6 966 055 7.1 8 969155 8 437882 6 548 793 6 042 894 12665 669 11541212 4382 316 4186 285 235596 778 21 770 391 8.4
Express-- ..........----------................... 5 812 674 5 238 288 11.0 6 469 506 5 852 147 3 056480 2 723154 6 1505 5 368 693 2 326 323 2005 195 11 533 361 10 097 042 14.2
All other operating revenues..-......-.....- 9 955 511 8 537 570 16.6 12 644 289 11 146 471 13 695 602 11 204 522 16 556 414 14 559 402 7 162 736 6 282 692 37 414 752 32 046 616 16.8
Railway operating revenues ..--.---------... 328 201 590 266 327 734 23.2 469 425 265 399 473 006 259 925 993 215 678 174 436 630 809 351 463 968 179 320 071 147 406 165 875 876 873 714 548 307 22.6
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures. 3.----. 4 637 546 31 942 354 8.4 48 552 639 44 70 435 35 088 560 31 934 144 51 32061 45 834 529 22 914317 20 854451 109 323490 98 623124 10.8
Maintenance of equipment.........---- 58 552 626 53 591 388 9.3 86 026 309 79 442 177 45 037 689 41 957 211 84 946 135 71 606 521 30 393 225 27 311 929 160 377 049 140 875 661 13.8
Traffic................... .....---.... ------.....8403 013 8143894 3.2 10.739890 10479917 6 287 747 6223806 12633 465 12324036 5703251 5667 364 24 624463 24215 206 1.7
Transportation-Rail line .............. 107 490 540 96 788 760 11.1 138 402 290 126 783 786 87 829 630 81 163 508 149 462 320 131 274 58 58 293 268 53 498 788 295 585 218 265 936 654 11.1
Transportation-Water line.--.- ---- 2 935 810 3 248 759 2 935 810 3 248 759 9.6
Miscellaneous operations.................-- 2 894966 2 575 644 12.4 3 393 069 3 012 748 1 951 056 1 793 185 5 449 20 4 662 911 1 254 480 1 152 154 8 654745 7 608 250 13.8
General............ -----......-- -........... 9 708971 9 446 774 2.8 12 975 643 12 655 966 7948531 7 605 171 12 996 421 12775921 6 361 575 6 361 710 27 306 527 26 742 802 2.1
Transportation for investment-Cr- 243 369 235 079 3.5 369 689 385 298 320 093 348 154 326 641 522 888 306 304 278 962 953 038 1 150 004 4 17.1
Railway operating expenses.................. 221 444 293 202 253 735 9.5 299 720 151 276 749 731 185 823 120 170 328 871 319 417 332 281 204 147 124 613 812 114 567 434 627 854 264 566 100 452 10.9
Net revenue from railway operations...-- ---... 106 757 297 64 073 999 66.6 169 705 114 122 723 275 76 102 873 45 349 303 117 213 477 70 259 821 54 706 259 32 838 73 248 022 609 148 447 855 67.1
Railway tax accruals..... .......... 33 479 86 24 224 149 38.2 59 012 038 42 511 300 25 769985 21 291 971 41003800 33570976 12542952 11487728 79 316 757 66 350675 19.5
Railway operating income...........-........... 73277 435 39 849 850 83.9 110 693 076 80 211 975 50 332 888 24 057 332 76 209 677 36 688 845 42 163 307 21 351003 168 705 872 82097 180 105.5
Equipment rents-Dr. balance --------------- 4 848 256 5 113100 2 386 458 2 851 599 3 656 308 4500463 11812142 11 738 958 6 974 000 5 984 501 22 442 450 22 223922 1.0
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance------- ---- 1 069 316 1 091129 1 824 510 1 591817 1 076 315 1 268 482 2 761 298 2485 157 1 894160 1 940 68 5 731 773 5 694 26 .7
Net railway operating income...-..---........ 67 359 863 33 645 621 100.2 106482 108 75768 559 45 600265 18 288 387 61 636 237 22464730 33295 147 13 425 815 140 531 649 54 178932 159.4
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent)----------- 67.5 75.9 63.8 69.3 70.7 79.0 73.2 80.0 69.5 77.7 71.7 79.2-
Depreciation included in operating expenses. 12 931 420 12 259 125 5.5 21 635 178 20 643 049 11 546 007 11 015 353 20 20410 19 367 388 6 783 134 6 757 206 38 533 242 37 139 947 3.8
Pay roll taxes-----.............................. 8192 753 .7602139 7.8 10 974997 10 264 927 7 063820 6 451920 11 653 927 10 476 846 4 736091 4 404 901 23653 88 21 333 667 10.9
All other taxes-----25 287 109 16 622 010 52.1 48 037 041 32 246 373 18 706 165 14 840 051 29149 87 23 094 130 7 806 861 7 082 827 55 662 899 45 017 008 23.6


gDoes not include Boston & Albany, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
SDecrease or other reverse items.
Represents an average of the mileage reported at the cloee of eaoh month within the period.


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BUREAU OF STATISTICS


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 133 monthly reportsof reveaue and expenses representing 137 Class I steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF JULY. 1941 AND 1940


United States New England Region A/ Great Lakes Region Central Eastern Region Eastern District Pocahontas Region
Item
Percent Percent
1941 1940 increase 191 1940 $941 1940 1941 1940 1941 19'40 grease 1941 1940
Miles of road operated at close of month.......... 232 273 232802 d 0.2 6 699 6715 26053 26129 24463 24 505 57215 57349 d 0.2 6086 6 063
Revenues:
Freight 405502647 $300679460 34.9 $12828469 09253431 $71458 170 $52824 395 84 470 748 663 036 765 $168757387 $125096091 34.9 $25 924 386 $22155097
Passenger 4401 822 37731 79 25.6 3 860 360 3 015 079 8 70 329 7 153 047 12 180 442 10044265 24211 131 20 212 391 19. 1345 679 645 791
Mail ... --enge-... --..-- ..-....------ ...-- 8415 977 7745 753 8.7 391 219 369933 1 97 107 1 248617 1399038 1322651 3087 364 2941201 5.0 257903 233465
Express 3603067 2757050 30.7 17792 194 5828 425 995 522212 540346 418483 1344267 11352 77 18.4 67438 55384
All other operating revenues.......:::::::::::::: 20 522793 17 306 185 18.6 9653917 850467 4 44932 3454079 4663496 3905899 9872345 8210445 20.8 568121 511421
Railway operating revenues .......-.. 485446 06 366280-23 7 32.6 18221891 13664992 85 6 533 65202 350'103254 070 78728063 207272494 157595405 31.5 28163527 23601158
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures ....... 54 709486 46 946771 16.5 2 506 798 2265 056 9 81170 7393442 10740936 8389689 22428904 18048187 24.3 2387784 2241530
Maintenance of equipment. -- 8-3234063 693 22759 20.1 2690444 2143620 15 1 45 339 12924513 21207423 16316470 39 04.3206 31384603 24.4 4534031 4250802
Traffic...-.. 9324647 9150307 1.9 248982 244684 1 436 823 1550811 1630839 1609609 3416644 3405104 .3 410 121 404483
Transportation-Rail line--_ -----............. 147568895 122267533 20.7 6195186 5193104 28483273 23886100 33243511 26484-576 67921970 55563780 28.2 5671972 4 975 035
Transportation-Water line-...-.............. -107 814 573 527 81.2 -
iscellaneous operations 4 138 3 368 6i58 214 205 169 713 d58o02 581 615 879 827 693 430 1 752 060 1 444 758 21.3 77651 61041
General .....o.......p .... ... -----------.-- 11342216 10905932 4.0 475651 459311 2 106028 2006804 1984080 1961753 4 565 759 4427 868 3.1 506478 522876
Transportation for investment-Cr 390 267 470566 d 17.1 488 151 144 575 54640 28631 28970 73694 83459 a 19 821 19 384
Railway operating expenses............---. 310034.946 262064921 18.3 12330778 10475639 57r066086 48288645 69657985 55426557 139054849 114190841 21.8 13 68 216 12436383
Net revenue from railway operations. 175 411360 104 155 316 68.4 5 891 113 3 189 353 28 30 447 16913 705 33596 085 23 301506 68217 645 43404564 57.2 14 595 311 11 164775
Railway tax accruals -_-- --- 57262277 35209899 62.6 1691729 1124249 10 512 137 6123 200 11466419 7662920 23470285 14910369 57.4 7001 361 4069761
Railway operating income..-....-....... ---- 118149083 68945417 71.4 4199384 2065104 18418 310 10790505 22129666 15638586 44747360 28494195 57.0 7593950 7095014
Equipment rents-Dr. balance...... 9 133 789 8 336736 9.6 738780 541 844 2 88 034 1992 184 1 154 274 1 607 062 4 081 088 4141090 14 d 721 318 41 464
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance-....... 2700502 2883515 d 6. 457 721 441 299 !72 917 553 667 501 598 626 17 1 32 236 1621139 1 0 14 4
Net railway operating income--...--..... 106 314 792 57 725 166 84.2 3 002 883 1 081961 15657 359 8 244654 20473 794 13 405351 39 134 036 22731 966 72.2 8 194 267 7 385 236
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent)-..--..-...9 63.9 71.6 67.7 76.7 !66.5 74.1 67.5 70.4 67.1 72.5 48.2 52.7
Depreciation included in operating expenses 18 151 259 17 193 754 5.5 524 706 507 915 3 59 876 3 036 807 4 152 0101 3 923 959 7 936 592 7 468 681 .3 1 467 777 1 406 85.8
Pay roll taxes 11 565 206 9 903 827 16.- 460 948 406 767 2 2 392 1 870 558 2 544 959 2 046 44 5 158 29 4 323 559 19.3 492 122 458 074
All other taxes-...........-.................. 45 697 071 25 306 072 8. 1 230 781 717 482 8 59745 4 252 842 8921 460 5 616486 18311 986 10586810 73.0 6 09239 3 611 68

Southern Region Southern District ) Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Item
Percent Percent
1991940 1 increase 1941 1940 i941 1940 191 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 increase
Miles of road operated at close of month........ 38040 38278 d 0.6 44126 44341 45 E14 45663 56 363 56352 29055 29097 130932 131112 1 i.1
Revenues:
Freight .$48 890712 $34979 413 39.8 $74815 098 $57 134 510 $52 73 804 $38041 116 $79 098 043 $58 223 948 $30058 315 $22 183795 1-61930 162 $118448859 36.7
Passenger 6.......... 031678 3591145 68.0 7 377357 4236936 3 20 404 3318982 9733272 8325112 2459658 1638368 15813334 13282462 19.1
Mail ...1 .----------...----......- 154 865 1081224 6.8 1412768 1314689 115 945 986656 2 053 180 1829490 746720 673717 3915845 3489863 12.2
Express ---......... 522211 287388 81.7 589649 342772 15194 427425 905105 659722 248852 191854 1669151 1279001 30.5
All other operating revenues.- 1726646 1 414246 2.1 2294 767 1925667 3 23 55 304058 3562167 2961658 1370159 1 167826. 8355681 7170073 16.5
Railway operating revenues ----- 58326112 41353416 41.0 86489639 64954574 61 48702 45814768 95351767 71999930 34883704 25855560 191684 173 143670258 33.4
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures.. 6338638 5689232 11.4 8726422 7 930762 7 5 570 7455101 10846099 9593252 4752491 3919469 23554160 20967822 12.3
Maintenance of equipment ...................10690471 9173052 16.5 15224502 13423854 7 8 571 7397-319 15335752 12529415 5692032 4587568 28966355 24514302 18.2
Traffic... ...-..- 1358383 1283078 5.9 1768504 1687561 1 03 290 1061081 2 Q80 592 2070641 955617 925920 4139499 4057642 2.0
Transportation-Rail line ............ .18270234 15163347 40.5 23942206 20 13882 16 903307 144467210 28400092 23260466 10401320 8837695 55704719 46 565371 19.6
Transportation--Water line 107 814 573 527 107 814 573 57
Miscellaneous operations ... 400961 279157 4.6 478612 340198 479896 415462 1 17841 974647 249093 193 59 1907 420 1583702
General 1 629620 1554073 4.9 2 136098 2076949 1315483 1283024 2 280147 2085674 1044729 1 032417 4640359 4401115 5.4
Transportation for investment-Cr---_ 53225 26 559 100.4 73 046 45945 95 424 91063 78235 199904 69868 50 197 243527 341164 28.6
Railway operating expenses-......... -- 38635082 53115380 16.7 52203298 45551763 356003693 31988134 60150692 50887718 23025414 19446465 118776 799 102322317 16.1
Net revenue from railway operations. 19693 030 8238036 139.0 34286341 19402811 25848009 13826634 35201075 21112212 11858290 6409095 72907374 41347941 76.3
Railway tax accruals --..- ....? ........... 278794 3787839 98.8 14280 155 7 857 600 6 S2 346 4235249 10685744 6 187318 2 573747 2021363 19511837 12441930 56.8
Railway operating income.........--.-.--- 12412236 4450197 178.9 20006186 11545211 19595663 9593385 24515331 14924894 9284543 438 7732 53395537 28906011 84.7
Equipment rents-Dr. balance ................486293 439046 10.8 782 920497 785639 3102376 2488133 1264853 914292 5287 726 4188064 26.3
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance ... 180 428 187 388 l 30 42- 328 630 14 815 218 613 400555 389 321 331467 325 81 866 837 933 746 t L2
Net railway operating income............... 11745515 3 823 763 207.2 19939782 11 208999 18540 351 8589133 21012400 12047440 7 688223 3 147628 47240974 23 784201 98.6
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) .......... 66.2 80.1 60.4 70.1 57.9 69.8 63.1 70.7 66.0 75.2 62.0 71.2 -
Depreciation included in operating expenses 2194 661 2048 688 7.1 3 662 438 3 455 546 1 9g9 672 1858 419 3409161 3 285121 1133 396 1 125987 6 532229 6 269 527 4.2
Pay roll taxes ... 1445 535 1 250 701 16 1 97 657 1708775 1 378 287 1 229 743 2233 334 1 893 819 857 629 747931 4 469250 3 871 493 15.4
All other taxes .. 5 833 259 2 537 138 19.9 12 342 498 6 148825 4 874 059 3 003 50 8 452 410 4 293 499 1 716 118 1273 432 15 042 587 8 570437 75.5


a/ Does not include Boston & Albany, the revenues and expenses of which are included
/Decrease, or other reverse items.


with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.


Statement No. M-100
JULY, 1941








INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES


Statement No. M-100


Compiled from 133 monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 137 Class I steam railways

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR SEVEN MONTHS ENDED WITH JULY, 1941 AND 1940

United States New England Region a/ Great Lakes Region Central Eastern Region Eastern District Pocahontas Region
Item
Percent Percent
1941 1940 increase 1941 1940. 1941 1940 1941940 1941 1940 increase 1941 1940
Miles of road operated at close of month#...--.. 3289 29 3295 0.3 6 698 671 26 067 26 14 24476 24 524 57 241 57 384 0.2 6 082 6 063
Revenues:
Freight.......-................................. 411 528 974 $1 938 816 389 24.4 $84 984 312 $65 694 474(448 533 367$361 865 03 $512 264 937 401 335 447 $1 045 782 616 028 794 956 26.2 155 959 923146 376 891
Passenger----------. ------ 284 774 87 234 651 107 21.4 22 567 81 19 652 056 48 938125 44 939362 74 u4 957 62 307 591 145 910 898 126899009 15.0 7 677 14 4 874 682
Mail -----------... -- 60253465 56628543 6.4 2634791 2686678 9393652 9026349 10330476 9962691 22358919 21615718 3.4 1768967 1705292
Express ----...... --3 332890 29750354 12.0 1618658 1591108 6 132560 574925 5 320005 4839027 13071223 12179392 7.3 724270 669243
All other operating revenues ...-...--..-... .. 119 980 006 102 754 145 16.8 6 47872 5 830 27 25 383 103 21 868 561 27 48 690 22 766 487 59 270 514 50465 318 17.4 3 256 899 3 120 322
Railway operating revenues ......-- 2 909 870 122 2 362 600 538 23.2 118 284 30 95 294 586 58 388007 443 448564 629 729 065 501 211243 1 286 394 172 1 039 954 393 23.T 169 387 20 156 746 430
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures --....... 318 394 922 279 653 809 13.9 14138 431 12 923925 51 826015 45 428276 62 273765 49019 465 128 238 211 107 371666 19. 1 16 302 877 15 059 611
Maintenance of equipment..- --- 544 087 102 466 500 495 16.6 17 566 512 15544 176 100 370 113 89 628 73 135 556 262 103 071 590 253 492 887 208 244 501 21.7 32 007 714 30101 591
Traffic ....-..~.--............ ------ 64094501 63304668 1.2 1635377 1620058 10 379 498 1041748 10 807270 10826796 22 822145 22 864 34 & .2 2 746 998 2740506
Transportation-Rail line 957 630 653 850 019 416 12.7 41 580 862 36 976 375 189 419 64C 172 050618 12 995 698 181 568 230 443 996 280 390 595 223 36 583 722 34 970 061
Transportation-Water line 3 043 624 3 822 286 4 20.4 -
Miscellaneous operations -.-. 25 420 020 22 322875 1 40958e8 1230869 4247740 3 958247 5 328846 4588 861 10986174 9777977 12.4 575754 498 145
General--.......---.----.- 77685728 76 602955 1. 3260191 3248108 14168 25 13934465 13196658 13 543550 30625101 30726123 3 773 15 3732068
Transportation for investment-Cr 1 970 708 2 11183 a 14.7 4 543 2563 172 216 150 074 154 649 236 137 331 408 88 774 .146 141 169 603
Railway operating expenses 1 988 383 842 1 759 915 321 13.0 79 586438 71 540 948 370 239 042 335 267 75 440 003 850 362 382 355 889 829 33 769191 058 1,5.7 91 644 07 86 932 379
Net revenue from railway operations ........... 921 486 280 602 685 217 52.9 38 697 862 23 753 68 168 141 765 108 180 809 189 725 215 138 828 888 396 564 842 2707635 35 46.5 77 543 12 69 814 051
Railway tax accruals.............------- 304 822112 223747540 36.2 10072385 7761958 55968020 40268339 66660940 46555738 132 7U1 345 94586 035 40.3 32 533 537 22356912
Railway operating income---- 616 664 168 378 937 677 6& 28 625 477 15 991 680 112 173745 67 912 470 123 064 275 92 273 150 263 863 497 176 177 300 49.8 45 009 591 47 457139
Equipment rents-Dr. balance .--------.........- 57 99 081 56 585 202 1. 5 156 393 3 867 597 14 571273 13 925599 7 989 806 9 520 89 27 717 472 27 14 035 1.5 d 3 183 1 2 692 96
Joint facility rent--Dr. balance .-....-.. 19 211884 19 104199 .6 2932936 3 022887 3 740 627 3685980 3 13 772 3 846 813 10487 35 10555680 d .6 876 641 950
Net railway operating income-........... 539 853 203 303 248 276 78.0 20 536 148 9 101196 93 861 845 50 300 891 111 260 697 78 905498 225 658 690 138 307 585 63.2 47 316512 49508174
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent)---....- 68.3 74.5 67.3 75.1 68.8 75.6 69.9 72.3 69.2 74.0 54.2 55.5
Depreciation included in operating expenses 125 409 239 119 266 039 5.2 3680 372 3543234 22 731 389 21 165 048 28 634 391 27049 688 55 046 152 51 757 970 6.4 10 171 535 9 790 782
Pay roll taxes ............. ---------- ----- 74 006 519 66 272 613 11.7 3 014 910 2 758 130 13 8435443 12762 84 16 112 423 13672773 32 970776 29 093 751 13. 327436 3 120862
All other taxes----. 230 815 593 157 474 927 46.6 7 057 475 5 003 828 42 124 577 27 05 491 50 548 517 32 982 965 99 730 569 65492 284 52.3 29 259 171 19 236050

Southern Region Southern District Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Item
Percent Percent
1941 1940 increase 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 increase
Miles of road operated at close of month#... 38 103 38 286 0. 44 185 44 349 45 525 45 678 56271 56 376 29 067 2917 130 863 131 224 a 0.
Revenues:
Freight --.........--.... ....3.... 17 525 042253 306 044 25.4 $473 484 96 q 399 682 935 73 199 662219 673 65 435 998 217342 389 277183 063 514 $148 275 569 892 261 393 $710 338 498 25.6
Passenger....... -------- 42372662 30850335 37.3 50 049 805 35725017 19 819664 17 394050 54091266 44154 444 14 903 154 1047858 88 814084 72 027081 23.3
Mail-- 8 ----- --- -612 956 8 047 27 7.0 10 381923 9 75 571 7664738 7 029 55 14 718 849 133 70 702 5129036 4860002 27 512 623 25260254 8.9
Express ----------------............ 6 334 885 5 25676 14.6 7 059 152 6194919 3571 674 3 150 79 705 66 6 028 415 2 575 17 2197049 13202512 11 376 04 16.1
All other operating revenues ...-- 11 682 157 9951816 17.4 14 939056 13 072138 17118957 14 245111 20118 581 1752106 8 532 896 7450518 45 770434 39216689 16.7
Railway operating revenues.......-. 386 527 702 307 681 15C 5.6 555 914 904 4644287 58 321 374695 261 492942 531 982576 423 463898 214 2u3 775 173 261725 1 067561 046 8582 18565 24.4
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures............. 40976 184 37 631586 8.9 57 279 061 52691197. 43044130 39389245 62166712 55427781 27 666808 24773920 132 877650 119590946 11.1
Maintenance of equipment.. --- 69243 097 62 764 44 10.3 101250 811 92866031 52 976260 49 354 53 100 281887 84 135 936 36085257 31 899497 189 343404 165 389963 14.5
Traffic ----- 9761396 942697 3.5 12 5u8 394 12167478 7391037 7284887 14 714057 14 39477 6658868 6593284 28763962 28272848 1.7
Transportation-Rail line .....-- -... --. 125 760774 111 952 10 12.3 162 344496 146922 168 104 732 97 95 630 71 177 862412 154534 824 68 694 588 62 336 483 351 289 937 312 50 025 12.4
Transportation-Water line..... 5 043 624 3 822 26 3 043 624 3 822 286 a 20.4
Miscellaneous operations .....- 3295 927 2 854 801 15.5 3 871 661 3 352946 2430952 208 647 6 627640 5637558 1 5u3 573 1 345747 10 562165 9 191952 --
General.......... ....-...-....... 11 38 591 11 000 84 3.1 15 111 74 14 732915 9 264 014 8888195 1527656 14 861 595 7 46 304 7 394127 31 94686 31 143917 2.6
Transportation for investment-Cr ........... 296 59 261 63 13.4 442 73 431241 415 517 439 217 404 876 722 792 376 172 329159 1 196 565 1491168 19.
Railway operating expenses..... -.......... 60 079 375 235 369115 10.5 351 923449 322 301 494 219423 813 202317 005 379568024 332 091 865 147 639 226 134 013 899 746 631 063 668 422 769 11.7
Net revenue from railway operations 126 448 327 72 512 03 74-9 203 991 45 142 126 06 101 950 882 59 175 937 152 414 55 91 372 033 66 564549 39 247 826 320 929 983 189795 796 69.1
Railway tax accruals- 40758656 28011988 45.5 7329219 50368900 32 022331 25525220 51 689544 39758294 15 116699 13509091 98828574 78792605 25.4
Railway operating income.--......- 85 689 671 44 300 047 93.4 130 699 262 91757186: 69928551 33650717 10072500 51 613739 51447 850 25738 735 222 101409 111 003191 100.1
Equipment rents-Dr. balance--- 5 334 549 5552 146 2 151 433 2 859 18 4 576 80 5 286 10 14 91451 14 227 091 8 238 853 6 898 793 27 730 176 26 411986 5.0
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance ... 1 249 744 1278 517 a 2 125939 1920 447 1 211 130 1 487 095 3161 853 2 874 478 2 225627 2266 499 6 598 610 6 628 072 a
Net railway operating income................. 79 378 37 469 384 111.1 126 421 890 86977 558 6414061 26877 52 82 648 637 34512 170 40983 370 16 573 443 187 772 623 77 963133 140.8
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) .-..--- 67.3 76.5 63.3 69.4 68.3 77.4 71.3 78.4 68.9 77.3 69.9 77.9-
Depreciation included in operating expenses 15 126081 14307 813 5.7 25 297 61 24 098 595 13 535 67 12 873 77 23 613 262 2 652 509 7 916 53 7 883193 45 065 471 43 409 474 3.8
Pay roll taxes ------9 638 288 8 852 84 8.9 12 912 65 11 97 70 8 44107 7 681 66 14 087 26 12 370 66 5 593 72 5 152 832 28 123 089 25 205 160 11.6
All other taxes ----- 31 120 36 19 159 148 6.4 60 379 53 38 395198 23 580224 17843 557 37 602 28 827387629 9 522 979 8 356 259 70 705 485 53 587 445 31.9


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1942-0-200892


a/ Does not include Boston & Albany, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
Decrease, or other reverse items.
# Represent, an average of the mileage reported at the close of each month within the period.


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OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 133 monthly reports of revue and expenses representing 137 Class I steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH O AUGUST, 1941 AND 1940


United States New England Region a/ Great Lakes Region Central Eastern Region Eastern District Pocahontas Region
Item
1941 1940 nreae 1941 191940 1941 1940 1 40 1941 1940 Perease 1941 1940
Miles of road operated at close of month-_--.- 232 229 232 824 d 0.3 6695 6 718 26 048 26 129 24 456 24 505 57 199 57 352 d 0.3 6 084 6 063
Revenues:
Freight 410213057 (310667265 32.0 *12839 516 ($8947523 (71065118 (54951552 $87282558 65 851802 $171187192 $129750877 31.9 $28594232 $23381396
Passenger-----...... .------- ---.....----.--- 49773137 40974 210 21.5 4443669 3472881 8'540 130 7447442 13088985 10647190 26072784 21567513 20.9 1185067 742258
Mail ---------- ----------- ---------- 86.25443 7 932401 8.7 388 280 380672 1310463 1 270450 1462715 1453524 3 16145 3 104646 1.8 253 495 229 588
Express ------- ------- -------- 4391367 4 457516 1 5 241711 262 466 40605 938 722 675854 754404 1 758 330 1 955 592 L 89 663 97 004
All other operating revenues- 20671 004 17 507 046 Tt 969 900 855 369 4 06 611 3 590 078 4 836 838 3 951 140 10013 349 8 396 587 584 060 509 297
Railway operating revenues ............ 493 674 006 381 538 438 29.4 18883236 13918911 85 62 927 68 198 244' 107 346 950 82658 060 212193 113 164 775 215 28.8 30 706 517 24959 543
Expenses :
Maintenance of way and structures 56 209 812 48 516 173 15.9 2506701 2 223 673 9 68 612 7645 476 11127208 8911 510 23 502 521 18 780659 25.1 2553 403 2 523330
Maintenance of equipment -----------84 138 974 70530994 19.3 2 749 650 2220954 14 992 330 13125 213 21584027 16527610 39 326 007 31873777 23.4 4627 636 4 434681
Traffic .......-------- -------..- 9 144 394 8 822 695 3.6 237 774 216 026 1 509 115 1 428 970 1 560 450 1 560 699 3 307 339 3 205 695 .2 395 62 374 475
Transportation-Rail line .... 149 322 576 125 366 000 19.1 6 176 233 5 240 110 28781 450 24 585 036 33 522 261 27 035 431 68479 944 56 860 577 20.4 5 793 964 5 074 082
Transportation-Water line.------------- ......------------- 13 854 520 937 d97.3 -
Miscellaneous operationse...------- 4 336 814 3 490 284 223266 182 955 706 554 593 862 897 614 711156 1827 434 1 487 973 22.8 80 658 61320
General 11 049 392 10764 587 2.6 447 882 464 014 2 07 215 1 954 074 1 920 690 1 782 826 4 75 787 4 200 914 4.2 530 684 548 559
Transportation for investment-Cr ------- 372 537 440480 5 3 079 542 29 525 49 704 42 017 26 700 74 621 76946 A 3.0 12901 15 025
Railway operating expenses -............ 313 843 279 267 571 190 17.3 12338 427 10547 190 57 835 751 49282927 70570233 56 502 532 140 744 411 116 332649 21.0 13 969 066 13 001 422
Net revenue from railway operations............ 179 830 729 113 967 248 57.8 6 544 809 3 371 721 28 127 176 18915 317 36 776 717 26155 528 71448 702 48 442 566 47.5 16 737 451 11958121
Railway tax accruals-...-----.---.-..-.... 56 850 302 36517697 55.7 1585560 1057117 9010383 6 164921 11847635 8077 654 22443578 15299672 46.7 8514771 4490441
Railway operating income--........- --.... --- 122980427 77 449 551 58.8 4959249 2314604 19116793 12750396 24929082 18077894 49 005 124 33 142 894 47.9 8222680 7 467 680
Equipment rents-Dr. balance................... 8 784 191 7 877 078 11.5 735 623 479 903 2 85 045 2 038 148 1 233 410 1 312172 4 154 078 3 830 223 8.5 a 811 099 d 533 424
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance-::- 2 878 411 3 042 292 d 54 445 903 426 268 575 750 536 666 540 102 841 953 1 561 755 1 804 887 d 1. 90 133 459
Net railway operating income...........-.- 111 317 825 66 530181 67.3 3 777 723 1 408 433 16 355 998 10 175 582 23 155 570 15923 769 4 289 291 27 507 784 57.4 8915 819 7 867 645
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) .....-.. 63.6 70.1 65.3 75.8 67.3 72.3 65.7 68.4 66.3 70.6 45.5 52.1
Depreciation included in operating expenses 18 279 447 17 258 859 5.9 528 669 508 059 3 296 596 040 693 4 194 526 3984 270 8 019 791 7 533 022 6.5 '1475 194 1 408 982
Pay roll taxes 11 790 429 10 118 593 16.5 478 579 386 014 2 2035 554 1901 04 2 569 357 2 097 850 5 251 490 4 385 668 19.7 509 284 473 45.2
All other taxes .......------ -- ---- 45 059 873 26 399 104 70.7 1 106 981 671 103 6 806 829 4263 117 9 278 278 5 979 784 17 192 088 10914 004 57.5 8005 487 4 016989

Southern Region Southern District .Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Item
191 1940 increase 1941 194o I41 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 increase
Miles of road operated at close of month...-.. 38 020 38 244 8 0.6 44 104 44307 45 514 45 663 56 362 56 352 29 050 29150 130 926 131 165 6 0.
Revenues: 160 529 040 121 177 8
Freight $50 102 593 (36 357 309 37.8 *78 696 825 159 738 705 54 014 538 $44 552 722 176 204 195 $55 282 204 30110 307 $21 342 757 (160329040 $121177683 32.3
Passenger --................ 5 989 538 4 024981 48.8 7174 605 4 767 239 3 36 845 3 664 286 10 211 984 9 118 925 2 576 919 1 856 247 16 525 748 14 639 458 12.9
Mail ..--..... .....-......-.... ---- 1178112 1078808 9.2 1431607 1308396 1106 662 980987 2164072 1866702 761644 671670 4032378 3519359 14.6
Express .- 601 758 560 241 7.4 691 421 657 245 81 767 553 210 1040128 970 081 319 721 321388 1 941 616 1 844679 5.3
All other operating revenues..-------.. -- 1 698 616 1 475 298 15.1 2 282 676 1 984 595 3 54 206 3 082 096 3 520 936 2 958 550 1 399 837 1 085 218 8 374 979 7 125 864 17.5
Railway operating revenues ...............-- 59 570 617 43 496 637 37.0 90 277 134 68456180 62 94018 52 833301 93141315 70196 462 35168428 25277 280 191 203 761 148 307 043 28.9
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures..... 6 292 791 6 199 162 1.5 8 846 194 8 722 492 7 34 296 7 528 693 11 779 750 9 502 636 4 547 051 3 981 693 23 861 097 21 013 022 13.6
Maintenance of equipment.. -10 866 719 9 191590 18.2 15 494 355 13626 271 8 18 182 7674405 15 661 558 12756 847 5 538 872 4 599 694 29 318 612 25030946 17.1
Traffic --.........-....-. ---.- 1 360 543 1 286 057 5.8 1 756 165 1 660 532 1086 519 1019 452 2 047 752 2 012 928 946 619 924 088 4 080 890 3 956 468 3.1
Transportation-Rail line_ ........ 18448 333 15 437 045 19.5 24 242 297 20511127 17493212 15566 479 28 719 450 23633 499 10 387673 8794 318 56 600 335 47 994 296 17,9
Transportation-Water line ...............- --- 13 854 520 937 13 854 520 937 973
Miscellaneous operations -------.- 411 887 280003 47.1 492545 341 323 516 580 429 971 1230 925 1 036621 269 330 194 396 2 016 835 1 660988
General .------------------------------..1. 1 614 554 1 578 155 2.3 2 145 238 2 126 714 1 288334 1300 664 2 202 602 2 118 797 1037 431 1 017 498 4 528 367 4 436 959 2.
Transportation for investment-Cr.........------3. 37 801 44 315 d 14.7 50 702 59340 82 888 85 358 109 357 177 981 54 969 40855 247 214 304 194 18.7
Railway operating expenses .............--- 38 957 026 33 927 697 14.8 52926 092 46929 119 35954 235 33434306 61 546 534 51 404 284 22 672 007 19 470832 120 172 776 104 309 422 15.2
Net revenue from railway operations--............ 20613 591 9 568940 115.4 37 351 042 21 527061 26939 783 19398995 31 594 781 18792 178 12496 421 5 806 448 71030 985 43 997 621 61.4
Railway tax accruals -.....-.....................-......... 7 516 350 3807906 97.4 16031 121 8298 347 7120648 4964 830 8489 829 5983 225 2 765 126 1971623 18 375 603 12919 678 42.2
Railway operating income--..............-.......... 13 097 241 5 761 034 127.3 21 319 921 13 228714 19 819 135 14 434 165 23 104 952 12 808 953 9 731 295 3 834 825 52655 382 31 077 943 69.4
Equipment rents-Dr. balance ......---------------- 281 851 227 241 24.0 4 529 24 06 1 Z09 173 1035 876 909 511 2 542 004 1 040677 775 158 5 159 361 4 353 038 18.5
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance.----...........-...... 231 843 178 991 29.5 49803 3245 88 310 205 850 447 080 378 548 331 463 340 557 966 853 924955 4.5
Net railway operating income.............--.... 12 583547 5354802 135.0 21499366 13222447 18421652 13192439 19 748361 9 888 401 8 359 155 2719 110 46 529 168 25799 950 80.3
Ra.o of expenses to revenues (percent)............ 65.4 78.0 58.6 68.6 57.2 63.3 66.1 73.2 64.5 77.0 62.9 703 -
Depreciation included in operating expenses 2 2194 229 2 050680 7.1 3669 423 459 6622 015 101 1 851 869 3 442 198 3 292 808 1132 934 1 121 498 6 590 233 6 266 175 5.2
Pay roll taxes .... ------------------46299 1284752 15.9 2 978 281 1758184 1 411 935 1 28358 2 284 545 1 948 424 870 178 742735 4 566 658 3 974 741 14.9
All other taxes-..--------.----------------..- 6 053 353 2523 174 139.9 14058840 6540 163 5 708 713 3681 248 6 205 284 4 034 801 1 894 948 1228 888 13 808 945 8 944 937 54.4

Does not include Boston & Albany, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns in Great likes Region.
Decrease, Tr other reverse items.


Statement No. M-100
AUGUST, 1941








INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES

Compiled from 133 monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 137 lass I steam railways


Statement No. M-100


(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR EIGHT MONTHS ENDED WITH AUGUST, 1941 AND 1940

United States New England Region a/ Great Lakes Region Central Eastern Region Eastern District Pocahontas Region
Item
1941 194 0 iPrea se 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941. 1940 1941 1940 increase 1941 1940

Miles of road operated at close of monthj...i.. 232 281 232 918 0.3 6 698 6 717 26 064 26 144 24 474 24 522 57 236 57 383 a 0.3 6 082 6 063

Revight ----...............2 821 742 032 $2 249 483 653 25.4 597 823 828 $74541997 $519 598 485$416 816587 599 547 4961467 187248 1216 969 809 $958 545 832 27.0 $184 554 155 5169 758 287
Passenger 3................3 34 547 925 275 625 317 21.4 27 011 485 23 124 937 57478 255 52 386 804 87 493 942 72 954 781 171 983 682 148 466 522 15.8 8 862 210 5 616940
Mail...... 68 878 907 64 560 944 6.7 3 023 071 3 007 350 10 704115 10 296 799 11 795 190 11 416 215 25 520 76 24 720 364 3.2 2 022462 1 934 880
Express -7 724 257 34 207 870 10.3 1 860 529 1 853 574 6 973 16 6 687 979 5 995 859 5 593 431 14 829 553 14 134 984 4.9 813 933 766 247
All other operating revenues--.... 140 651 009 120 261191 17.0 7 448 623 6 685 639 29 589 714 25 458 639 32245 528 26717 627 69 283 865 58 861905 17.7 3 840 959 3 629 619
Railway operating revenues....--------. 3 403 544 130 2 744 138 975 24.0 137 167 536 109 213 497 624 343 734 511 646 808 737 076 015 583 869 302 1498 587 285 1 204 729 607 24.4 200 093 719 181 705 973
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures -------- 374 604734 328 169982 14.1 16645132 15147598 61694627 53073752 73400972 57 930 974 151 740731 126 152 324 20.3 18 856280 17 582941
Maintenance of equipment ........... 628226 076 537031 490 17.0 20316 162 17 765 130 115 362443 102753948 157 140289 119 599 201 292 818 894 240118 279 21.9 36 635 350 34536272
Traffic 73 238 895 72 127 363 1.5 1 873 151 1 836 084 11 888 613 11 846 458 12 367 72 12 387 495 26 129 484 26 070 037 .2 3 142 620 3 114 981
Transportation-Rail line ............... 1 106 953 229 975 385 415 13.5 47 757 115 42 216 485 218 201 090 196 635 654 246 517959 208 603 661 512 476 164 447 455 800 14.5 42 377 686 40 044 143
Transportation-Water line--. 5 057 478 4 545 223 d&...- --
Miscellaneous operations-aterl4 29 756 834 25 813 158 1 632 854 1 41 824 4 954 294 4 552109 6 226 46 5 300 016 12 813 608 11 265949 13.7 656 412 559 465
General.... .. ..-..-... .-.......... 88 733 119 87 367 543 1.6 3 708 073 3712 12 16 175467 15 888 539 15 117 348 15 326 377 35 000888 34 927 038 .2 4 303 84 4 280 627
Transportation for investment-Cr-.....-.......... 2 343 245 2751 664 14. 7 622 3105 201 741 199 778 196 666 262 838 406 029 465 721 A18 159 042 184 628
Railway operating expenses.----....-.......... 2 302 227 120 2 027 486 510 13.6 91 924 865 82088 138 428074793 384550682 510 574082 418 884 886 1030 573 740 885 523 706 16.4 105 813140 99933 801
Net revenue from railway operations...... 1 101 317 010 716 652 465 53.7 45 242 671 27 125 359 196 268 941 127096 126 226 501933 164 984.416 468 013 545 319 205901 46.6 94280579 81772172
Railway tax accruals ..... 361 754168 260 265 237 39.0 11 657 945 8 819 075 64 978403 46433260 78 590 329 54 633 372 155 226 677 109 885 707 41.3 41 048 308 26 847 353
Railway operating income-.........-----....... 739 562 842 456 387 228 62.0 33584726 18 306284 131 290538 80662866 147 911 604 110351044 312 786 868 209 320194 49.4 53232271 54924819
Equipment rents-Dr. balance ...................... 66 383 272 64 462 280 3.0 5 892 016 4 347 500 16756 318 15963747 9223216 10 833011 31 871 550 31 144 258 2.3 4 3 994 215 3 226 389
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance..........-.. 22 090 296 22 146 492 3 3 378 839 3 449 155 4 316 377 4 222 646 4 353 875 4 688 767 12 049 091 12 360 568 a 25 994 55 775 8
Net railway operating income-....----...... 651 089 274 369 778 456 76.1 24 313 871 10509 629 110217 843 60476 473 134 334 513 94 829266 268 866 227 165 815 368 62.1 56 232 331 57 375 819
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent)...--.- 67.6 73.9 67.0 75.2 68.6 75.2 69.3 71.7 68.8 73.5 52.9 55.0
Depreciation included in operating expenses 143 688 115 136 524 897 5.2 4 209 041 4 051 293 26 027414 24 205741 32 628 917 31 033957 63 065 372 59 290 991 6.4 11 646 729 11 199 764
Pay roll taxes..................... ------------ 85 796 948 76 391 207 12.3 3 493 489 3144144 16 046 997 14 664 652 18 681 780 15 670 624 38 222 266 33 479 420 14.2 3783 650 3 594 314
All other taxes-........-.. ---.............. ---275 957 220 18 874030 50.1 8 164 456 5 674931 48 951406 31 768 608 59 908549 38 962 748 117 004411 76406 287 53.1 37264658 23 255 039

Southern Region Southern District Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Item
1941 19i0 ncrease9t 1 19119 19141 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 iPercent
Percent increase

Miles of road operated at close of month#...-- 58 093 38 252 d 0.4 44 175 44 315 45 523 45 677 56 283 56 374 29 064 29 169 130 870 131 220 d 0.3
Revenues:
Freight ...... 3 67 627 635 289 663 353 26.9 $552 181790 1459 421 640327 214 200 264 226 374512 202412 397 671 4815213 173 821 169 618 326 1 052 590 453 831 516 181 26.6
Passenger ---.....-..... -- -- 48 362 20 34 875 31 38.7 57 224 410 40 492 256 23 556 509 21 058 336 64 303 251 53 273 369 1748007 12334 834 105 339 833 86 666 539 21.5
ail.................. 9 791 06 9 126 087 7.3 11 813530 11 060 967 8771400 8 010537 16882 921 15237404 5890 68 5531 672 31 545001 28 779 613 9.6
Express 6 936 64 6 085 917 14.0 7 750 576 6 852 164 4 153 441 3 703 78 8 095 791 6 998 496 2 894 896 2 518 437 15 144 128 13 220 722 14.5
All other operating revenues_ 13 380773 11 427 114 17.1 17 221 732 15 056 733 20 573 16 17 327 20 23639 516 20479610 9 932 733 535 736 54 145 412 46 342 553 16.8
Railway operating revenues--.- 446 098 319 351 177 787 27.0 646 192 058 532 883 760 384 268 713 314 326 243 625123 891 493 660 360 249 372 203 198 539 005 1 258 764 807 1 006 525 608 25.1
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures 47 268 97 43 830749 7.8 66 125 255 61 413 690 5057842 46 917938 73 946 463 64930 417 32 213 859 28755 613 156738748 140603968 11.5
Maintenance of equipment ...... ....... 80109 81 71 95603 11.3 116 745 166 106 492 302 61094442 57028935 115 943445 96 892783 41 624 129 36499 191 218 662 016 190 420 909 14.8
Traffic .............. 11 121 93 10713 029 3.8 14264559 13 828 010 8477556 8 04 339 16 761 809 16 407 605 7 605 487 7 517 372 32 844 852 32 229 31 1.9
Transportation-Rail line -----........ 144 209 10 127 389 151 13.2 186 586 793 167433 294 122226 149 111197 197 206 581 862 178168 523 79 082 261 71 130 801 407 890 272 360 496 321 13.1
Transportation-Water line -- 3 057478 4 343 223 3057478 4 343 223 d296
Miscellaneous operationse 3 707 81 3 134 804 18.3 4 364 226 3 694 269 2 947 532 2 638 61 7 858 565 6 674 179 1 772 903 1 540 143 12 579 000 10 852 940
General ......................... 12 953 14 12 579 00 3.0 17 256 979 16 859 629 10552 348 10188 85 17479 169 16 980392 8 443 735 8 411 625 36 475 252 35 580 876 2.5
Transportation for investment-Cr 334 39 305 95 9.3 493 437 490 581 498405 524 575 514 233 900 77 431 141 370 014 1 443 779 1 795 362 19.6
Railway operating expenses........ 299 036 401 269 296 812 11.0 404 849 541 369 230 613 255 378 04 235 751 511 441114 558 383 496 149 170 311 233 153 484 731 866 803 839 772 732 191 12.2
Net revenue from railway operations 147 061 91 81 880975 79.6 241 342497 163653 147 128 890665 78574932 184009333 110164211 79060970 45054274 391960 968 233 793 417 67.7
Railway tax accruals......- -.-. 48 275 00 531819894 51.7 89323 314 58 667 247 39 142 979 30490 05 60179 373 45 741 519 17 881 825 15 480 714 117 204177 91712 283 27.8
Railway operating income--..........-.. ... 98 786912 50061081 97.3 152019 183 104985900 89747686 48084882 123 829960 64422692 61179145 29573560 274 756 791 142081134 93.4
Equipment rents-Dr. balance ..........5 616 40 5 779 387 a 2.8 1 622 185 2 552 998 5 785 978 6 321978 17 824 029 16 769 095 9 279 530 7 673 951 32 889 537 30 765 024 6.9
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance -....-........ 1 481 587 1 457 508 TT 2475742 2232 897 1399 44 1 692945 3 608 9 3253026 2 557 090 2 607 056 7 565 463 7 553 027 .2
Net railway operating income..--- ......-- 91 688 925 42 824 186 114.1 147 921256 100200005 82 562268 40069959 102 396 998 44400 571 49 342 525 19 292 553 234 301 791 103 763 083 125.8
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent)......... 67.0 76.7 62.7 69.3 66.5 75.0 70.6 77.7 68.3 77.3 68.9 76.8
Depreciation included in operating expenses 17 320 31 16 358 493 5.9 28 967 039 27 558 257 15 550 78 14 725 641 27 055460 25 945 317 9 049 464 9 004 691 51 655 704 49 675 649 4.0
Pay roll taxes .............-.- 11 101285 10 137 572 9.5 14 884 935 13 731 886 9 854 04 8 965 24 16 71 807 14 19 089 6 463 898 5 895 567 32 689 747 29 179 901 12.0
All other taxes ..---.......-37 173 721 21682 322 71.4 74 438 379 44 935 561 2 288 937 21524 80 43 807566 31422 430 1417927 9 585 147 84 514 430 62 532 382 35.2


/ Does not include Boston & Albany, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
SDecrease, or other reverse items.
Represent an average of the mileage reported at the olose of each month within the period.


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U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1941-0-200692








Subject to revision

UNIV. OF FL LIUB


DU.S. DEPONTORY


U.S. DEPOMITORY


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

3 1262 08730 3870IIIII I INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

BUREAU OF STATISTICS


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES

Compiled from 13) monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 137 Class I steam railways

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER, 1941 AND 1940


Statement No. M-100
SEPTEMBER, 1941


United States New England Region a/ Great Lakes Region Central Eastern Region Eastern District Pocahontas Region
Item
191 190 ee 1 9 1941 19440 increase 1910 1941 1940 1941 194r iPercent 1941 1940
Miles of road operated at close of month..--.. 232 130 232749 0.3 6 689 6717 26 041 26 129 24 405 24 508 57 135 57 354 d 0.4 6 084 6 063
Revenues:
Freight.........__......................... 411 240 755 316 147932 30.1 $13 100 665 $9 153 540 72 729 824 56 024852 *85 941 594 $65 415 543 (171 772083 130593 935 31.5 $26 066 543 (22 353 245
Passenger -.... ..--- -------------- 43 521 277 36 093 69 20.6 3 845 011 3 305 537 7 2#6 480 6 588 440 11 851 324 10 115 376 22 982 815 20 009 353 14.9 992 787 733 738
Mail-.....-----------------------.---------.---- 8701764 8 022 812 8.5 379 814 365 207 1 394 484 1 284 220 1 496 460 1437 728 3 200758 3 087 155 3.7 250 053 250 345
Express..............................-- 5 725 947 5 542 068 7.2 333 419 330 602 1 95 397 1 19 120 1 043982 983 691 2 572 798 2 473 413 4.0 134 798 126 308
All other operating revenues ..... 19 789 157 17 107 874 15.7 963 412 882 814 4 0:2 293 3 598 988 4 539 416 3616 387 9 515 121 8098 189 17.5 562 703 487 997
Railway operating revenues--..............-.... 488978900 382714515 27.8 18622 321 14 037 700 86 5 8 478 68655 620 104 872 776 81 568 725 210043575 164 262 045 27.9 28006 884 23931 633
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures ----.---- 56 022 630 45739 460 22.5 2455 531 1 881 000 9 6681 7 430005 11165 496 9 039 507 23251 708 18350512 26.7 2669454 2348 606
Maintenance of equipment-. ------- 83 152 521 68 410234 21.5 2781 571 2 213 252 15 2711860 12984205 20838 887 16290558 38892 318 31 488 015 23.5 4 404 310 4 255 477
Traffic...--------------------- -------- 9070887 8660110 4.7 238887 218 142 1505861 1432866 1574 998 1499762 3 319 746 3 150770 5.4 398 835 376 016
Transportation-Rail line ---------- 148 959 907 123 391 071 20.7 6 138 173 5 104 860 28 368 513 24 315 372 35063 328 26 753 182 67 570 014 56 173 414 20.3 5641 942 4922184
Transportation-Water line ---------25 369 550 021 4 95.4 -
Miscellaneous operations------------------. 4 014 451 3 263 262 204 040 174 719 666 814 581 965 798 837 690674 1669 691 1 447 358 15.4 81 661 62369
General...----------------------------11439 019 10699 386 6.9 540581 438836 2 075 123 1950543 1876707 1775922 4492411 4 165 301 7.9 574 611 518 770
Transportation for investment-Cr .. 395 860 473 883 4 16. 725 905 132 436 58 520 7 648 44 670 40 809 104 095 a 60.8 21 607 20279
Railway operating expenses.-------....-....... 312 288924 260 239 661 20.0 12358 058 10 029 904 57 446416 48636 436 69310605 56004935 139 155 079 114 671 275 21.4 13 749206 12 463 143
Net revenue from railway operations- 176 689 976 122 474 654 44.3 6 264 263 4007 796 29 0 062 20019 184 35 562 171 25 563 790 70888 496 49 590770 42.9 14 257678 11468490
Railway tax accruals ---.. --- --- 61 434 973 37 557 899 63.6 1636 755 1070535 9 31 993 6034 098 13 016 084 8 229102 24 004 832 15 33 735 56.5 8 764 646 5 247 120
Railway operating income 115 255 003 84 916955 35.7 4 627 508 2937261 19 710069 13985086 22546 087 17 334 688 46 883 664 34 257 035 36.9 5 493 032 6 221 370
Equipment rents-Dr. balance----------------- 8 306 796 7 674418 8.2 663 055 513 022 219 548 2175 086 1 058 240 1207 252 3860843 3 895 360 .9 844 394 9 9
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance----......------------ 2877 897 2527 102 13.9 462 462 426 031 508 981 539 329 617 268 383 004 1 b88 711 1348 364 iT~ 134 55 116 933
Net railway operating income--------- 104 070310 74715435 39.3 3 501 991 1998208 17 0 1540 11270671 20870579 15744432 41434110 29C13 311 42.8 6202869 6763835
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent).- 63.9 68.0 66.4 71.4 66.4 70.8 66.1 68.7 66.3 69.8 49.1 52.1
Depreciation included in operating expenses 18 470 562 17 275 541 6.9 532 865 506 170 3 3d1 247 3 045 756 4 194 177 3 970 004 8 028 289 7 521 930 6.7 1481 863 1 412 799
Pay roll taxes....... 11644 674 9 829498 18.5 493925 408 135 2 157 097 1849129 2520048 2083 891 5171 070 4 341 155 19.1 497104 453 635
All other taxes-.. -------------- 49 790299 27 728 401 79.6 1 142 830 662 400 7 194 896 4184969 10496 036 6 145 211 18833 762 10 992 580 71.3 8 267 542 4 793 485

Southern Region Southern District northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Item
1941 1940 Percent 1941 1940 1941 19i0 1941940 1941 1940 1941 1940 Percent
Sincreaseincrease
Miles of road operated at close of month.-..... 38 017 38 240 0.6 44 101 44 303 45 476 45 639 56 368 56 347 29 050 29 106 130 894 131 092 d 0.2
Revenues:
Freight --------------- .......51 139185 $37420116 36.7 $77205728 $59773 361 $54 0 6 951 $46 024 633 (77264 111 $57 490811 $30981 882 $22265192 $162262944 $125780636 29.0
Passenger. 5 414 263 3 636 203 48.9 6 407 050 4369 941 30S6 713 2690 817 8 732 535 7 432 191 2 302164 1 591 527 14 131 412 11714 535 20.6
Mail 1 238 086 1 089 477 13.6 1488 139 1 319 82- 10 9 445 999 992 2117 232 1 942 221 796 190 673 622 4 012 867 5 615 835 11.0
Express 725 682 746 693 -a 2 860 480 873 201 63944 584 565 1 834155 1051001 421 570 379 888 2 292 669 1 995 454 14.9
All other operating revenues- 1649 432 1505504 9.6 2212135 1 995 501 3 318 685 2941181 3 350 738 2939145 1392478 1 135 858 8 061 901 7016184 14.9
Railway operating revenues--...--.....-..---. 60166 648 44 398 193 35.5 88 173 532 68 329 826 62 168 738 53 241 188 92 698 771 70 835 369 35 894 284 26 046 087 190 761 793 150 122 644 27.1
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures.....- 6 476 387 5677 905 14.1 9 145 841 8026511 7 720 937 6513898 11400931 8949 326 4 503 213 3899213 23 625 081 19 362437 22.0
Maintenance of equipment ----------.. -----10 945 061 8 858 333 23.6 15 349 371 13 113 810 7 935 267 7 056 757 15 386 956 12 095 102 5 588 609 4 656 55 28 910 832 23 808 409 21.4
Traffic ......--. 13 60424 1 286 000 5.8 1 759 259 1 662 016 1025 031 984 49 1 992037 1938352 974 814 924 723 3 991 882 3 847 324 3.8
Transportation-Rail line--....---......--- 18 137945 14922100 21.6 23779 887 19 844284 17345 373 15 051129 29675 738 23 597 185 10588 895 8745059 57610 006 47 375 373 21.6
Transportation-Water line 25 369 50 021 253 69 550021 d 95.4
Miscellaneous operations------.. 417 368 27 700 52.5 499 029 336069 442901 347 864 1139 481 934722 26 3349 197 249 1 845731 1479 835 7
General --------........-------------------- 1645145 1 523 954 8.0 2219 754 2042 724 1 357 24 1249 541 2256 532 2238 913 1113081 1 002 907 4726854 4491361 5.2
Transportation for investment-Cr ....---------- 32 441 74 806 d 56.6 54 048 95 085 85 319 93 135 117 677 140 054 98 007 41 514 301 003 274 703 9.6
Railway operating expenses -------.....-..... 38949887 32467186 20.0 52699095 44930329 35 741431 31090303 61759367 50163567 2293 954 19 384 17 120434752 100638057 19.7
Net revenue from railway operations.. --- 21216 761 11 931007 77.8 35 474 439 23 399 497 26427 307 22150 885 30939 404 20 671 802 12960 330 6 661 900 70 327 041 49 484 567 42.1
Railway tax accruals -----.-- --------- 737212 4032827 96.8 16701858 9279947 818 936 5072269 9333043 5 893 758 3 256 304 1978190 20728883 1294421.7 60.1
Railway operating income.-...-- -------..... 13279 549 7898180 68.1 18772581 14 119550 18 288 371 17078616 21606 361 14778044 9704026 4683 710 49 598 758 36 540370 35.7
Equipment rents-Dr. balance.. ------------------ 358 712 208 154 7.3 A s 2 a41 244 496 1 117 lS 789 417 2 387 387 897 722 725 807 4 931 635 4 230 302 16.6
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance--.....---.---.. 160638 144 540 11.1 295195 26147 176 791 188 121 441 003 389 248 376 197 339 896 993 991 917 265 8.4
Net railway operating income..-.......---..... 12 760 199 7 545 486 69.1 18963068 14309321 16867084 15773387 18375941 12001409 8 430107 3618007 43673 132 31392803 39.1
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent)............ 64.7 73.1 59.8 65.8 5,7.5 58.4 66.6 708 63.9 74.4 63.1 67.0 -
Depreciation included in operating expenses- 2342 846 2046 845 14.5 3 8 709 3459644 2023792 1854099 3454 560 3 308 525 1139 212 1 11 343 617 564 6 293967 5.1
Pay roll taxes......----------------1-------- 456 4536 1 239074 1 .5 1953440 1692709 1376777 1190226 2270259 1869031 87 128 7363 77 4 520 164 3 795634 19.1
All other taxes--.-- ------ -.....6 480 87 2793753 132.0 14 748 418 7 587 23 6 762 159 888043 7062 784 4 024 727 2 383 176 1 41 13 16 208 19 9148583 77.2

Does not include Boston & Albany, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
Decrease, or other reverse items. '








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Statement No. M-100


United States New England Region a/ Great Lakes Region Central Eastern Region Eastern District Pocahontas Region
Item
1941 1940 iPercent 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 iPercent 19 1
increase increase 1941 190

Miles of road operated at close of month ..-.- 232 263 232 692 .3 6 697 6 717 26 062 26 141 24467 24 520 57226 57 378 0.3 6 082 6 063
Revenues:
Freight .3 232 982 787)2 565 631 586 26.0 110 924 493 83 695 537 1592 328 3090472 841 439 685 489 090853 602 792$1 388 741 892i1 089 139 768 27.5 1210 620 698 $192 111 532
Passenger .. .-........---- 378069203 311719 145 21.3 30 856 496 26430 474 64764735 58 975 244 99345267 83 070 17 194 966 498 168 475875 15.7 9 854997 6350 678
Mail ............... 77 580 672 72 583755 6.9 3 402 885 372 557 12 028 59 11 581019 13 289 651 12 85 942 28 721 135 27 807 518 3.3 2272515 2 165 225
Express ............... ........ .- 43 450 204 39 549 939 9.9 2193 948 2 184 176 8168 562 7 847 099 7 039841 6 577 122 17 402351 16 608 397 4.8 948731 892555
All other operating revenues .......... 160 440164 137 369 067 16.8 8 412 0355 7 568 453 33 602 007 29 057 628 36 784 942 30 334 015 78 798 984 66 960 096 17.7 4 403 662 4 117 616
Railway operating revenues .....--... .... 3 892 523 030 3 126 853 492 24.5 155 789 857 123 251197 710 892 212 580 302 429 841 948 791 665 438 028 1 708 630 860 1 368 991 654 24.8 228 100 603 205 637 606
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures 430627 364 373909 443 15.2 1910066 17028598 71325308 60503757 84566468 66 970482 174 992439 144502 837 21.1 21 525734 19 931 547
Maintenance of equipment 711 378 597 605 441724 17.5 23 097 73 19 978 382 130 634 303 115 738 153 177 979 176 135 889 759 331 711 212 271 606 294 22.1 41 039 660 38 791 749
Traffic --- 82 309781 80787473 1.9 2112038 2 054 22 13394474 13279324 13942717 13 887 2S7 29449229 29220807 .8 3 541455 3490997
Transportation-Rail line...- 1 255 913137 1 098 776 485 14.3 53 895288 47 321 345 246 569 603 220 951 026 279 581 288 235 356 842 580 046 179 503629 213 15.2 48 019 62 44 966 327
Transportation-Water line ..---- 3 082 847 4 893 244 -
Miscellaneous operations...... 33 771285 29076421 16.1 1 836 89 1588 543 5621108 5 134074 7 025297 5 990 691 14 483299 12 713 308 13.9 738073 621 834
General ----100172137 98066928 2.1 4248654 4150958 18250590 17839082 16994054 17102298 39493298 39 092 338 1.0 4 678445 4799397
Transportation for investment-Cr-- ...-... 2 739 104 3 225 547 d 1.1 8 347 4 010 234 177 258 298 204 313 307 508 446 837 569 816 21.6 180 649 204 907
Railway operating expenses -.............. 2 614 516 044 2 287726171 14.3 104 282923 92118 042 485561209 433187 118 579 884687 474 889 821 1 169728 819 1000194981 17.0 119562346 112396944
Net revenue from railway operations- 1 278 006 986 839 127 321 52.3 51 506 934 31 133 155 225 331 003 147 115 311 262 064 104 190 548 207 538 902 041 368 796 673 46.1 108 538 257 93 240 662
Railway tax accruals.-- 425 008 845 297 23 137 42.7 13 294 700 9 889610 74 337 555 52467358 93 418958 62 862 475 181 051 213 125219 443 44.6 49812954 32 094473
Railway operating income.. --- .... 852 998 141 541-304 184 57.6 38 212 234 21 243 545 150 993 448 94 647 953 168 645 146 127 685 732 357 650 828 243 577 230 46.9 58 725 303 61 146 189
Equipment rents-Dr. balance ---- 74690070 72 136 698 3.5 6 555 071 4 860 522 18 695 866 18138 833 10281 458 12040263 55 732 395 35039 618 2.0 d 4 638 609o 3 885 787
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance -- .. 24 968 191 24 673 594 1.2 3 41 301 3 875 186 4 625 358 4761975 4 971 141 5 071 772 13 637 800 13708 933 1 128 712 892 322
Net railway operating income............... 753 339 880 444 493 892 69.5 27 815 862 12507 837 127272 224 71 747 145 153392547 110573 697 308 480 633 194 828 679 58.3 62 435200 64 139 654
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) .....---. 67.2 73.2 66.9 74.7 68.3 7446 68.9 71.4 68.5 73.1 52.4 54.7
Depreciation included in operating expenses.... 162158 674 153 800 440 5.4 4 741 906 4 557 463 29 328 661 27 251 497 37 023 094 35 003 962 71 093 661 66 812 922 6.4 13 128 592 12 612 563
Pay roll taxes .... .97 441 622 86 220 705 13.0 3 987 414 3 552 279 18 204 094 16 513 781 21 201 828 17754 516 43 393 336 37 820 576 14.7 4 280 754 4 047 949
All other taxes ~..... 327 567 223 211 602 432 54.8 9 307 286 6 337 331 56 133 461 35953 577 72 217 130 45 107 959 137 657 877 87 398 867 57.5 45 532 200 28 046 524

Southern Region Southern District Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Item
1941Peae 19 190Peret 1941 1940 1944 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 iPercent
increaseincrease

Miles of road operated at close of month#....... 38 084 38 246 0.4 44 166 44 309 45 518 45 673 56 291 56 370 29 062 29162 130 871 131 205 4 0.3
Revenues:
Freight........ 418 766 8201327 083 469 28.0 $629 387 518 $519 105 0011381 231 1511310 251 007 589466 5231455 162 2921244 155 703S191 883 518 $2 214 853 377 957 296 817 26.9
Passenger 53776 463 38 11 518 39.6 63 631 460 44 862 196 26 653 222 23 749158 73 035 76 60705560 19 782 23 13 926361 119 471 245 98381 074 21.4
Mail.................. 110-29 154 10 215564 8.0 13301 669 12 380789 9 870845 9 010 52 19 00015 17 179625 6 68 870 6 205294 35 557 868 32 395448 9.8
Express .. 7 662 325 6 832 811 1.1 8 611056 7 725 366 4 790 385 4 288 354 9329 94 8 029 497 316 466 2898325 17436 797 15216 176 14.6
All other operating revenues 15 030 205 12 932 618 16.2 19433 867 17 050 234 23 891848 20 268 388 26 990 254 23 418 755 11 325 211 9 671 594 62 207 31 53 358 737 16.6
Railway operating revenues.....-...........--- 506 264 967 595 575 980 28.0 734 365 570 601 213 586 446 437 451 367 567 431 717 822662 564 495 729 285 266 487 224 585 092 1449 526 600 1 156 648252 25.3
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures.... .. 53 745 362 49 508 654 8.6 75271 096 69 440201 58299363 53431 836 85347394 73879743 36717072 32654826 180363829 159966 405 12.8
Maintenance of equipment -- 91054877 80814 363 12.7 132094 557 119 606 112 69029709 64085 692 131330401 108987885 47 212 738 41155741 247 572848 214 229 318 15.6
Traffic.... .. 12 482 36 11 999029 4.0 16 023 818 15 490 026 9502 587 9 288 588 18 753846 18 345 957 8580 30 8 442 095 36 856 734 36 076 640 2.1
Transportation-Rail line ... ................162 347 052 142 311 251 14.1 210 366 680 187 277 578 139571 522 126 228 326 236 257600 201 765 508 89 671 15 79 875 860 465 500 27 407 869 694 14.1
Tratisportation-Water line.--- -- 3082847 4 893 244 3082847 4 893 244 37.0
Miscellaneous operations........... 4 125 182 3 408 504 21.0 4 863 255 4 030 338 3390433 2 986 48 8 998 046 7 608901 2 036 252 1 737 39 14 424 731 12 332 775 -'
General......... 14 598 288 14 102 956 5.5 19 476 733 18 902 353 11 909 589 11 438 40 19735 701 19 219 305 9 556 81 9 414 532 41 202 106 40 072 237 2.8
Transportation for investment-Cr -.........- 366 836 380 759 3.7 547 485 585 666 583 724 617 71 631 910 1040 827 529 148 411528 1 744 782 2 070 065 15
Railway operating expenses--............... 337 986288 301763998 12.0 457 548 634 414 160942 291 119479 266 841 614 502 873 925 433659716 193 245 187 172 868918 987238591 873370248 13.0
Net revenue from railway operations...... 168 278 679 93 811 982 79.4 276 816 936 187052 644 155 317972 100 725 817 214 948 737 130 836 013 92 021 300 51 716 174 462 288 009 283 278 004 63.2
Railway tax accruals ----......-. -- 56212 218 35 852 721 56.8 106 025 172 67 947 194 47 281 915 35 562 319 69 512 416 51 635 277 21 138 129 17458904 137 932 460 104 656 500 31.8
Railway operating income......-.. ..... 112 066 461 57 959 261 93.4 170 791 764 119105 450 108036 057 65 163 498 145436321 79200736 70883171 34 257270 324 355 549 178 621 504 81.6
Equipment rents-Dr. balance...- ......... 5975112 5987541 2 1136 503 2101754 7030474 7439086 20613446 19156482 10 177252 8399758 37 821172 34995326 8.1
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance.... --1 642 225 1 602 047 2 770 937 2 494 369 1 576 231 1 881 066 4 049 96 3 642 274 2 935 27 2 946 952 8 559 454 8 470 292 1.1
Net railway operating income-...........- 104 449 124 50369673 107.4 166 884324 114509 327 99429352 55843346 120772939 56401980 57772632 22910560 277 974925 135155 886 105.7
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent)............ 66.8 76.3 62.3 68.9 65.2 72.6 70.1 76.8 67.7 77.0 68.1 75.5
Depreciation included in operating expenses-- 19 663 156 18 405 338 6.8 32 791 748 31 017 901 17 574 572 16579740 30510017 29 25 843 10188676 10 136034 58273 265 55 969 617 4.1
Pay roll taxes ..-...-... -.....--.....................----- 12 557 621 11 376 646 10.4 16 88 375 15 424 595 11 230 819 10 155 470 18 642 066 16 188120 7 337 026 6 631944 37 209 911 32 975 534 12.8
All other taxes.....-......................................... 43 654 597 24 476 075 78.4 89186 797 52 522 599 36 051 096 25 406 849 50 870 350 35447 157 13 801 10 10 826 960 100 722 549 71 680 966 40.5


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1941-0-200892


a/ Does not include Boston & Albany, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
Decrease, or other reverse items.
Represents an average of the mileage reported at the lose of eaoh month within the period.


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES

Compiled from 133 monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 137 Class I steam railways

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR NINE MONTHS ENDED WITH SEPTEMBER 1941 AND 1940








Subject to revision

UNIV. OF FL LIB.


U.DOC EPMTO

U.S. DEPOr'TORY


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

3 12 0 0 4I I llllllllllli1111111 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
3 12BUREAU OF STATISTICS


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 13" monthly reports of revenuestand expenses representing 137 Class I steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER 1941 D 1940


Statement No. M-100
OCTOBER 1941


United States New England Region A/ Great Lakes Region Central Eastern Region Eastern District Pocahontas Region
Item ___ ____ ____ -
item 1941 1940 Peret 1941 1940 ~ 94 19 1940191 19410 1941 1940 iPeree 1941 1
increincrease i r e
Miles of road operated at close of month. ..... 232 061 232 674 d 6 689 6 712 26 031 26 129 24 393 24 500 57 113 57 349 d 0.4 6 081 6 077

Frevenues:ight ------------------------------------440121 849 348 195 827 26.4 13 489 27 10646 327 77 301 662 $61 855 400 $92 371 684 70 852 990 183 162 619 $143 354 717 278 8939 121 21745 575
Passenger -------..................----- 42 230 773 33 465 179 26.2 3 366 642 961 866 7153 959 6 452 408 11 060 70 9 678 784 21 581 304 19 093 058 130 1080 562 659 641
Mail.....-------------------------------------------9 281 601 8 620 209 7.7 392 255 3.78 998 451 422 1 386 416 1603 113 1607 871 3 446 79 3 3735 285 .2 284 791 254 621
Express.. -----------------------4 978 862 5 548 054 a 10.3 236 979 320 117 860 867 1 212 818 753 711 998 390 1 851 557 2 531 325 A 26.9 99 256 11 935
All other operating revenues ---------- -20991 874 17 883 003 T7 972 069 869 054 4134 879 3 65 350 4819 031 4 032151 9 925 979 8554 555 684668 475161
Railway operating revenues --......---..-..-... 517 604 959 413 712 272 25.1 18457218 15176362 90o902 789 74 560 392 110608 242 87 170 186 219 968 249 176 906 940 24.3 31088398 23266933
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures -------------62 628 498 47 216 460 32.6 279265533 1892789 10506 678 7 429 489 12058 332 9612928 25 357 645 18 935 206 33.9 3189756 2513327
Maintenance of equipment-----------------------------96 646 099 74 028 150 50.6 3173 037 2286709 18;743 300 15978910 23410127 18 295 596 45 326 464 54 561215 31.1 5 119 239 4 448 812
Traffic--.-.-.................------- 10029 026 8 853 60: 13.3 273 160 237 125 16 4 2 452 1 459 564 1 750 874 1 540 872 5 666 486 3 237 561 13.2 442 515 3868632
Transportation-Rail line------------ 175 183 162 132 416 33 323 7 13673 5 498 852 3479 708 26 150 053 39 389 201 28 372 454 80 805 282 60'021 359 34.6 6 989 207 5 088 845
Transportation-WRater line --------------------- -19 239 630 947 97.0 -
Miscellaneous operations------------------------------4 486 222 3 204 605 -T 224 743 174 051 ,780 814 589962 988 526 686 837 1994 083 1 450 850 37.4 94366 58578
General.........-----------------------------.----------. 12966 625 10916 071 18.8 644 665 494957 2445 127 1 991 815 2056 832 1 769 008 5 146 624 4 2g5 778 20.9 656 667 533 205
Transportation for investment-Cr............----------------- 457 156 485 869 d 5.9 395 9 613 47 891 69 829 42 377 24 079 90 663 1 3 521 A12.4 18 399 18886
Railway operating expenses.............--------. 361 501 715 276 780 299 30.6 14 244216 10574870 68,350188 51529 962 79 611515 60 253 616 162 205 919 122 358 448 32.6 16 473 851 13 010 713
Net revenue from railway operations ----------------156 103 244 136 931 973. 14.0 4 215 002 4601492 22-552 601 253030430 30996 727 26916570 57 762 5330 54 548 492 5.9 14614547 10256 220
Railway tax accruals -----------------------------5007786 38 00701 307 1325 665 1098419 6425912 6267906 13310 752 8 726 317 21 062329 16092642 30.9 4427574 4 007732
Railway operating income..............--....-.-- 106 029 458 98 631 272 7.5 2887 337 3503073 16 26 689 16762524 17685975 18 190253 36 700 001 38 455 850 4.6 10186 973 6 248 488
Equipment rents-Dr. balance..............-------------------- 9 485 057 8 194 817 15.7 724 388 536 505 2A00 599 2 097 698 1 866 385 1 188 878 4 691 372 3 823 081 22.7 128 426
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance 2 887 275 2 798 101 3.2 430 224 441 334 27 821 567 100 571 192 496 345 1 529 237 1 504779 1.6 -1 3 128 126
Net railway operating income-..........----.---- 93 657 126 87 638 354 6.9 1732 725 2 525 234 13498 269 14 097 726 15 2483 98 16 505 030 30479 392 33 127 990 d 8.0 10867 309 6 717 826
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) .-.... 69.8 66.9 77.2 69.7 75.2 69.1 72.0 69.1 73.7 69.2 53.0 55.9
Depreciation included in operating expenses. 18139 831 17 399 416 4.5 539 668 506 420 3 116 475 3 049 087 4 64 223 4 102 295 7 920 366 7 657 800 4 489 469 1409 514
Pay roll taxes------------------------------------------------14 065 858 10 428 693 54.9 518 960 407 164 274 660 1 945 008, 3 158 045 222 108 6 351 665 4 572280 38.9 643 957 479 315
All other taxes ---------------------------------- 36 007 948 27 872 008 29.2 806 705 691 255 35 51 252 4 324 898 10 152707 6. 504 209 14 710 664 11 520 362 27.7 5 783 617 3 528 417
Southern Region Southern District Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
PPercent
1941 190 0 increase 119c0 1941 1910 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 increase

Miles of road operated at close of month---.... 37 964 38 163 d 0.5 44 045 44 240 45 625 45 644 56 228 56 335 29 050 29 106 130 903 131 085 d 0.1
Revenues:
Freight 5-------------------5 586 985 (43 055 166 29.2 (84 526 106 $64780 741 54-56 041 $47 019 156 $84 518 746 $66 998 954 33 558 337 $26 042 259 72 433 1 140060369 23.1
Passenger ------------------------------------5676 976 3 529 8351 60.8 6757538 4189472 246573 2 253891 8367677 6330152 777681 1598606 13891 931 10182 649 36.4
Mail........----- ..--------------------------- --------.------.1288 691 1 188 188 8.5 1 573 482 1442 809 1'52 139 1048 10 2279 190 2042 346 830 000 713 359 4261329 3804115 12.0
Express.....------------ -------------------------------- 818938 827 261 6 918 194 959196 ?07 836 576 762 1184 632 1 094 545 416 643 386 228 2209 111 2057 533 7.4
All other operating revenues 68 661 96 2 724.3 2 1379 126 3 73 628 2 978498 3514 894 2919 559 1553047 1295 265 8341 569 7 191 322 16.0
Railway operating revenues---....-..---.... -- 65 411 248 50242 411 30.2 96 499 646 73 509 344 6236 217 53 876 717 99865 139 79385 554 39135 708 30 3 717 201137 064 163 295 988 23.2
Expenses: 8123 6
Maintenance of way and structures -------------- 7 426 019 5 706 020 50.1 10 615 775 8 219 347 82 673 6 582995 15 316 704 9 463 124 5 214 703 4 015 788 26 655 080 20061907 32.9
Maintenance of equipment ---------------------------12554 084 9 534 396 31.7 17 673 323 153983208 10660870 7704962 16 965 346 12693 3546 6020096 5085 417 53 646 512 25485 727 32,0
Traffic-------------------------------------- 6885 1 20 381 18.8 2 010 900 1707 213 128 408 995 318 2198 850 1968 104 1 024 76 945407 4 351 640 3 908 829 11.3
Transportation-Rail line .....-------------------. 22 080 492 16 442 522 34.3 29 069 699 21 531 367 1936 79 15827999 4 318 014 25504 825 11 853 788 9 550782 65 308 181 50 863 606 28.4
Transportation-Water line------------------------------- 19239 630947 19 239' 650947 970
Miscellaneous operations -----------------------------459 939 288 925 59.2 554 805 3 547 503 ~lt5 980 314966 1222278 883 602 301 076 207 684 1 937 334 1 406 252
General.........-------------------------------------1979571 1744501 13.5 2636238 2277706 17839853 13133333 2496-119 2093493 1102961 975761 518357631 4582587 18.3
Transportation for investment-Cr......--------------- 21 968 54 338 40 367 53 224 ,63 427 72496 124 756 187 551 37 943 69077 326 126 329124 a.-9
Railway operating expenses-.......--.--- 46046522 35002407 31.6 62520373 48013 120 40483 866 32667077 70412500 53049892 25479057 20691762 136775423 106 408731 28.5
Net revenue from railway operations ------- 19 364 726 15 240 004 27.1 33979 273 25 496 224 21152 351 21209640 29452639 26335 662 13656651 9 341955 64 361 641 56 887 257 13.1
Railway tax accruals ---....------------ 7330709 4 428 380 65.5 11 758 283 8 46 112 68 422 5 511 965 7473243 6 150172 2 941509 2 10910 17253174 13771947 25.3
Railway operating income ..-----.........- .... 12034 017 10811 624 11.3 22220990 17060112 14413 929 15 697 675 21979396 20 185 490 10715 142 7232 145 47108467 43115 310 9.3
Equipment rents-Dr. balance.......----------------------528 720 596 29a8 dI a 6166 74 dL6 93 747 1 077 747 2 a83 257 2 383 520 1'184 327 911 635 5061 331 4372902 15.7
Jdint facility rent--Dr. balance-----------------203 761. 224467 9. g7 1 .529 V2 92855 169 696 496 610 409289 48 782' 361 744 1038247 940729 10.4
NJt railway operating income ......... 11301 536 9990859 13.1 22168 845 16708 685 13 27 327 14 450232 18599 529 17392681 9182033 5958766 41008 889 37 801679 8.5
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent).......... 70.4 69.7 -- 64,8 65.3 65.8 60.6 70.5 66.8 65.1 68.9 68.0 65.2
Depreciation included in operating expense 2346 913 2 048 571 14.6 3 8 382 3 458 085 295 095 1 857802 3143208 3 293 439 1 144 780 132 290 6 383 083 6 283531 1.6
Pay roll taxes ----- ------ .--- 1 809 933 1336589 35.4 2453890 1815904 1 77 161 1264400 2 703 199 1984778 979 925 91 3 1 1 260285 4040509 30.2
All other taxes 520 776 3 091 791 78.6 9 04 393 6 620 208 5 61 261 4 247 565 4 770 044 4 165 394 1961 586 1 18 479 11992891 731 2.2

Does not include Boston & Albany, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
SDecrease, or other reverse items.









INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES


Statement No. M-100


Compiled from 133 monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 137 Class I steam railways

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR TEN MONTHS ENDED WITH OCTOBER, 1941 AND 1940


United States New England Region a/ Great Lakes Region Central Eastern Region Eastern District Pocahontas Region
Item
Percent Percent
1941 1940 increase 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 increase 1941 1940
Miles of road operated at close of month#-------.. 232 281 232 875 a 0.3 6 697 6 717 26 101 26 140 24 458 24 519 57256 57 376 0.2 6 082 6 065

Revenues:
Freight----.--.......- --............----------------------. 673 104 636 2 913 827 413 26i. $124 413 766 (94 541 864 669 629 9711534 696 8395 777 60 774 603 455 782 1 571 904 511 $1 232 494 485 27.5 $239 559 819213 857 107
Passenger-----.. ------------------------..--.---- 420 299 976 345 184 324 21.8 34 223 138 29 392 340 71 918 694 65 427 652 110 405 970 92 748 941 216 547 802 187 568 933 15.4 10 935559 7 010 319
Mail......-------------------------------..----------------- 86 862 273 81 203 965 7.0 3 795 140 3751555 13 480021 12967 435 14 892 764 14 461 814 32 167 925 31 180 804 3.2 2 557 306 2 419 846
Express ----..... ----------.. 48 429 066 45 097 993 7.4 2 430927 2 504 293 9 029 42 9 059917 7 793 552 7575 512 19 253 908 19 139 722 .6 1047 987 1 024 490
All other operating revenues..----....------ 181 432 038 155 252 070 16.9 9 384 104 8 437 507 37 736 88 32 710978 41 603 973 34 366166 88 724 963 75 514 651 17.5 5 088 330 4 592777
Railway operating revenues----------------------- 4 410 127 989 3 540 565 765 24.6 174 247 075 138 427 559 801 795 001 654 862 821 952 557 033 752 608 215 1 928 599 109 1 545 898 595 24.8 259189 001 228 904 539
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures.----...-..-. 493 255 862 421 125 903 17.1 21 893 296 18 921 387 81 831 986 67 933 246 96 624 800 76 583 410 200 350 082 163 438 043 22.6 24 715 490 22 444 874
Maintenance of equipment-- 808 024 696 679 469 874 18.9 26 270 770 22 265 091 149 377 60 129 717 063 201 389 303 154 185 355 377 037 676 306 167 509 23.1 46 158 899 43 240 561
Traffic-------------- ------------- 92338808 89641077 3.0 2 85 198 2291 51 1503692 14 738888 15 693 592 15428 130 33 115716 32 458 369 2.0 3 983 970 3 877 829
Transportation-Rail line--- --- 1 431 096 299 1 231 192 817 .16.2 61 031661 52820197 280849531 247101079 318970489 263 729296 660 851 461 563 650 572 17.2 55008835 50055172
Transportation-Water line--- 3102 086 5 524 191 439- -
Miscellaneous operations-.......--.----... --- -----.- 38 257 507 32 281 025 18.5 2061 637 1 762 594 6 401 92 5 724 036 8 013 823 6 677 527 16 477 382 14 164 157 16.3 832 939 680 412
General ------. --- 113 138 761 108 983 001 3.8 4 895 319 4645915 20 695 717 19 830895 19050 885 18 871 308 44 639 921 43 348 118 3.0 5535112 5 332602
Transportation for investment-Cr---- 3 196 260 3 711 417 413.9 8 742 13 623 282 06 328 127 246 690 331 588 537 500 673 338 420.2 199 048 223793
Railway operating expenses-------------------2 976 017 759 2 564 506 471 16.0 118 527 139 102 692 912 553 911 397 484 717 080 659496 202 535 143 438 1 331 934 738 1 122 553 430 18.7 136 036 197 125 407 657
Net revenue from railway operations----......- 1 434 110 230 976 059 294 46.9 55 719 956 35 734 647 247 883 604 170 145 741 293 060 831 217 464 777 596 664 371 423 345 165 40.9 123 152 804 103 496 882
Railway tax accruals----.... ----- 475 255 497 336 123 838 41.4 14 620 365 10 988 029 80 864 666 58 735 264 106 601 377 71 588 792 202 286 408 141 312 085 43.1 54 240528 36102 205
Railway operating income..........-----..........----------958 854 733 639 935 456 49.8 41 099 571 24 746 618 167 018 938 111 410 477 186 259-454 145 875 985 394 377 963 282 033 080 39.8 68 912 276 67 394 677
Equipment rents-Dr. balance--....................--- ------. 84 175 126 80 331 515 4.8 7279459 5 397 027 20 996465 20236531 12 147 842 13 229 141 40423 766 38 862 699 4.0 a 5 63&7 d 483251
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance...--------------- 27 855 466 27 471 694 1.4 4 271 525 4 316 520 5 353 17 5 329 075 5 542 333 5 568 116 15 167 037 15 213 711 d .3 1 244 742 1020 448
Net railway operating income----...---..----- 846 824 141 532 132 247 59.1 29 548 587 15 033 071 140 669 294 85 844 871 168 569 279 127 078 728 338 787 160 227 956 670 48.6 73 302 509 70 857 480
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) ---..... 67.5 72.4 68.0 74.2 69.1 74.0 69.2 71.1 69.1 72.6 52.5 54.8
Depreciation included in operating expenses 180 298 506 171 199 856 5.3 5 281 575 5 063 883 32 445 136 30 300 584 41 287 317 39 106 255 79 014 028 74 470 722 6.1 14 618 061 14 022 077
Pay roll taxes-------------- 111 507 461 96 649 398 15.4 4 506 374 3959 443 20 878 754 18456 789 24 359 874 19976 624 49745 002 42 92 856 17.3 4 924711 4 527 264
All other taxes------------------------------------------------------ 363 748 036 239 474 440 51.9 10113 991 7 028 586 59 985 912 40 278 475 82 441 503 51 612168 152 541 406 98 919 229 54.2 49315817 31 74 941

Southern Region Southern District Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Item
Percent Percent
19__ 19_0 increase 1941 19401 1941 1940 19411910 1941 19140 1941 1940 increase


Miles of road operated at close of month-... -
Revenues:
Freight -.............. -------------
Passenger. ..... -.............. ------...................
Mail.......--.......-- .........-------------------------
Express----.......... ----------------
All other operating revenues..--------------
Railway operating revenues--------------
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures-..............
Maintenance of equipment.----------------------
Traffic-.. .................. --.----
Transportation-Rail line.-......--.....------------.-----
Transportation-Water line... ....
Miscellaneous operations...............................
General...------------...................---- ----------.--
Transportation for investment-Cr..................

Railway operating expenses----------------------.
Net revenue from railway operations...................
Railway tax accruals-..... ........... ...............
Railway operating income..........---.............
Equipment rents-Dr. balance.......- ..............
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance-.......................
Net railway operating income-----.............
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent)............


38 067

p474 353 805
59453 439
12 317 845
8 481263
17 069 863

571 676 215

61 171 381
103 608 961
14 050 748
184 427 544
4 585 121
16 577 859
388 804
384 032 810
187 643 405
63 542 927
124 100 478
6 503 832
1 845 986

115 750 66C

67.2


38 242

$370 118 635
42 041 349
11 403 752
7 660 072
14 594 583

445 818 391

55 214 674
90 348 759
13 319 410
158 753 773

3 697 429
15 847 457
415 097
336 766 405
109 051 986
40 281 101
68 770 885
6 583 839
1 826 514
60 360 532

75.5


44 149

$713 913 624
70 388 998
14 875 151
9 529 250
22 158 193

830 865 216

85 886 871
149 767 860
18 034 718
239 436 379

5 418 060
22 112 971
587 852
520 069 007

310 796 209
117 783 455
193 012 754
868 857
3 090 728
189053 169

62.6


Depreciation included in operating expenses ..- 22 010 069 20 453 909 7.6 36 628 130
Pay roll taxes-------------- --------------------------------- 14 367 554 12 713 235 13.0 19 292 265
All other taxes.........---------------- -----------.....-.- 49 175 37 27 567 866 78.4 98 491 190


44 307


1583 975 742
49 051 668
13 823 598
8 684 562
19 187 360
674 722 930


45 529

$435 587 192
29 399 795
11 022 984
5 398 221
27 165 476
508 573 668


77 659 548 66 423 036
133 589 320 79 690 579
17 197 239 10630995
208 808 945 158 707 901

4 377 841 3 804413
21 180 059 13 493 572
638 890 747 151
162 174 062 332 003 345

!12 548 868 176 570 323
76 383 306 54 120 337
L36 165 562 122 449 986
2 100 588 8 024 221
2 846 962 1769 086
131 218 012 112 656 679

68.5 65.3

34 475 986 19 669 667
17 240 499 12 807980
59 142 807 41 312 357


45 670

1357 270 163
26 003 044
10 058 939
4 865 116
23 246 886
421 444 148

60 014 831
71 790 654
10283 906
142 056 325

3 301 44
12 751 33
690 206
299 508 691

121 935 457
41 074 284
80 861 173
8 516 833
2 050 762

70 293 578

71.1


56 285

1673 985 269
81 403 463
21 279 343
10 514 578
30 505 148
817 687 801

98 664 098
148 295 747
20 952 702
270 575 614
3 102 086
10 220 324
22 232 520
756 666
573 286 425
244 401 376
76 985 659
167 415 717
23 496 703
4 546 546

139 372 468

70.1


56 367


(522 161 246
67 035 712
19 221 971
9 124 040
26 338 314
643 881 283

83 342 867
121 681 233
20 314 061
227 270 333
5 524 191
8 492 503
21 312 798
1 228 378
486 709 608
157 171 675
57 785 449
99 386 226

21 540 002
4 051 563
73 794 661

75.6


29 062

$277 714 040
22 559 918
7 516 870
3 733109
12 b78 258

324 402 195

41 931 775
53 232 834
9 604 677
101 524 944
2 337 328
10 659 777
567 091
218 724 244

105 677 951
24 079 638

81 598 313
11 361 579
3 282 069

66 954 665
67.4


29 155

$217 925 777
15 524 967
6 918 653
3 284 553
10 964 859

254 618 809

36 670 614
46 241 158
9 387 502
89 406 642
1 945 076
10 390 293
480 605
193 560 680
61 058 129
19 568 714
41 489 415

9 311 393
3 308 696

28 869 326
76.0


130 876

$1 387 286 501
133 363 176
39 819 197
19 645 908
70 548 882

1 650 663 664

207 018 909
281 219 160
41 188 374
530 808 459
3 102 086
16 362 065
46 385 869
2 070 908

1 124 014 014
526 649 650
155 185 634
371 464 016
42 882 503
9 597 701
318 983 812

68.1


131192

$1 097 357 186
108 563 723
36 199 563
17 273 709
60 550 059

1 319 944 240

180 028 312
239 713 045
39 985 469
458 733 300
5 524 191
13 739 027
44 454 824
2 399 189

979 778 979
340 165 261
118 428 447
221 736 814
39 368 228
9 411 021

172 957 565

74.2


d 0.3

26.4
22.8
10.0
13.7
16.5

25.1

15.0
17.3
3.0
15.7
d 43.9
4.3
d 13.7
14.7
54.8
31.0
67.5

8.9
2,0

84.4


18 437 542 33 653 225 32547 282 11 333456 11 268 324 64 656 348 62253 148 3.9
11 419 870 21 345 265 18172 898 8316 949 7423 275 42 470194 37 016 043 14.7
29 654 414 55 640 394 39 612 551 15 762 689 12145 439 112 715 440 81 412 404 38.4


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE :1941-0-200892


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d 0.5

28.2
41.4
8.0
10.7
17.0
28.2

10.8
14.7
5.5
16.2
24.0
4.6
d 6.3

14.0
72.1
57.7
80.5

d 1.2

91.8


Does not include Boston & Albany. the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
Decrease, or other reverse items.
Represents an average of the mileage reported at the close of eaoh month within the period.


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OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF LASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES

Compiled from 133 monthly report of re ues and expeMes reprsndting 137 Cla I steam railways

SLICINGG M RMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
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U.S. DePoasTORY _


United States


New England Begi m/


Great makes Region


Eastern District


Statement No. M-100
NOVEMBER 1941


Pocahontas Region


-- I_-r. 4 --4 r- I --- 1- III


Prercaen
increase


i394r g .


l9g0


191 -


1941 1


Percent
increase


__ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ 1 .1. -- .---..---.'I I .LI I I I-~ -~C -l- I -


Miles of road operated at close of month.....--

Freighte ---------------------------------- --
Reveneest:
Paenger--..........------................----------.........-- -----------
M'ail enger-------------.............................-------------------------
ail ............................... ................. ............... -- -. -
Express-......... ----------------.. .. ---------
All other operating revenues.......-..------.....
Railway operating revenues---....-----..
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures............. ._
Maintenance of equipment.-...--------.........----
Traffic..-..--...--......----...--------------
Transportation-Rail line............--....---
Transportation-Water line....................
Miscellaneous operations---- ---......
General.....----------------------------
Transportation for investment-Cr............
Railway operating expenses.----------
Net revenue from ralway operations--------...
Railway tax accruals.......------.. ---.-----......
Railway operating income---------------
Equipment rents-Dr. balance....................
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance................
Net railway operating income------------
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent)--------


231 980

$385 240 971
40 b58 769
9 150 279
3 076 587
19 025 247
457 011 853

53 965 478
91040 655
9 744 393
164 523 655
14 722
4 292 212
12 414 751
381 751
335 614 115
121 397 738
40 b85 778
80 811 960
9 099 041
2 948 075

68 764 644
73.4


232 670

$315 233 605
31 244 152
8 579 140
4 664 677
15 777 279
375 498 853

39 611 914
69 077 134
8 800 436
128 125 632
532 568
3 066 661
10 661 760
358 276
259 517 84 9
115 981 004
33 690 328
82 290 676
7 841 219
2 889 231
71 560 226
69.1


28.2
29.7
6.7


21.7

36.2
3S1.8
10.7
28.4
697.a
40.0
16.4
6.6

29.3
4.7
20.5
d 1.8
16.0
2.0
d 3.9


6 689

122 222 470
5 352 538
.384 461
109 400
913 951
16 982 820

2 226 09-8
2 980 211
266 836
6 631179

211 441
588 483
559
12 903 689
4 079 131
1 121 545
2 957 586
705 138
450 552

1 801 896
76.0


6 206


10i 39 34 6
2 785 66
S-377 227
248 870
850 04 2
14 301 251

1 603 427
2 109 054
213 378
,5 332 281
180 013
427 130
1 705
9 863 578
4 4-7 673
1 095 887
3 341 786
575 558
418 604

2 347624
69.0


25 987

068 610 500
6 851 450
1 399 611
393 612
3 85~ 079
61 ~1'252


8 217 283
16 20 017
1 4 897
31 745.444
704 047
2 26A949
44 738
60 641 899
20 47i 53
6 16 301

14 302052
2 339 326
b7 04 9

11 395.677
7 4-


26 127

5$7 200 999
6 124 866
1 421 660
945 046
3 372 568
69 065 339

6 453 658
13 298 882
1 430 289
25 440 035
559 048
1 971 112
49 076
49 104 148
19 961 191
6 615 784
13 345 407
2 217 317
553 108

10 574 982
71.1


24 387

*80 851 185
11 149 095
1 569 001
395 693
4 527 002

98 491 976

10 947 430
22 443 390
1 648 778
36 340 622
967 008
2 071 295
52 235

74 366 288
24 125 688,
9 780 756
14 344 932
1 780 983
b81 441
11 982 508

75.5


24 507

*66 043 738
8 641 495
1 527 486
827 198
3 701 905
80 741 822

7 975 328
16 371 470
1 473 690
27 547 713

665 566
1 818 194
33 295
55 818 666
24 923 156
7 030 028
17 893 128
904 272
588 208
16 400 648

69.1


57 063


$161 684 155
21 353 083
3 353 073
898 705
9 299 032

196 588 048

21 390 811
41 623 618
3 461 511
74 717 245
1 886 496
4 929 727
97 532

147 911 876
48 676 172
17 071 602
31 604 570
4 821 447
1 603 042
25 180 081

75.2


57 340

*133 284 083
17 552 127
3 326 573
2 021114
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3 117 357
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Depreciation included in operating expenses.... 18 21328 17 150 377 6.2 538 345 504996 3263 406 3 030 338 3 975 787 3 838 666 7 777538 7 374 000 5.5 1 509 661 1 420167
Pay roll taxes......-...... ------------ 12 92837 9789134 32.1 530801 385535 2 318 762 1 880647 2824842 2084014 5 672405 4350196 30.4 585233 456220
All other taxes..--.........------------... ---- 27 657 541 23 901 194 15.7 590 744 710 352 3 865 539 4 735 17 6 955 914 4 946 014 11399 197 10 391 503 9.7 3 466 552 3 059 358


Southern Region Southern District erRegion Central Wetern Region Southwestern Region Western District
Percent Percent
191 190 increase 1 9 40 -14I 1940 194 L 1940 191 190 1941 1940 Peincreasent


Miles of road operated at close of month.........
Revenues:
Freight. ..........- ..------..-----------..---.
Passenger......-------------------------
Mail ... -----
IEpree............ ...........-------- -
ll other operating revenues ......-----
Railway operating revenues.......-..............
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures--...........
Mienance of equipment......................
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Railway operating expenses.-.................-..
Net revenue from railway operations-..-..-...--
Railway tax accruals. ......-......-.................--
Railway operating income----- -..........-....
Equipment rents-Dr. balance----...---...---.--..---
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance..-----..-- --..---
Net railway operating income_.---.-..
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent).......


Depreciation included in operating expenses....
Pay roll taxes.............. ...... .... .--.....-
All other taxes......... .. .......................


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7 606 100
2 266 591
845 684
3 150 653
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Statement No. M-100


United States New England Region A/ Great RegionRegion Central Eastern Region Eastern District Pocahontas Region
Item
Percent Percent
_1941 19410 increase 1941 1910 1941, 190 1941 191.0 19411 19I0 increase 1941 1940
Miles of road operated at close of month...... 232 209 232 856 a 0.3 6 696 6 716 26 040 26 138 24 453 24 518 57 189 57 372 a 0.3 6 082 6 066
Revenues:
Freight 4-------- 058 -45-607 3-229061017 25.7 136 636 3604 381 2107538 240 4719591 897 8583858 711 959669 499 519 1 733 588 666 $1 365 778 567 26.9 1264 800 116(235235 020
Passenger -----------4081- 460 818 745 376 428 477 22.4 37 575 676 32 178 106 78 770 144 11 552 51 121 555 064 101 390 437 237 900 884 205 121061 16.0 11 955 556 7 6.35 406
Mail- ..----9... 96 012552 89 783105 6.9 4 179601 4 128 782 14 879 632 14 389 295 16461765 15 989 30 35 520998 34507377 2.9 2 831 83 2 672555
Express- ---- 51505653 49762670 3.5 2 540 327 2753 16 942:3041 10004963 8 189246 8 402710 20152 614 21 1608636 1 096 15S 1133738
Al other operating revenues- 200457 287 171 029 349 17.2 1029805 9 287 549 41 594 965 36 083546 46-130975 38 068 071 98 023 995 3 439 166 5 691 34 5 028 884
Railway operating revenues----....--..----....-- 4867 139 844 3 916 064 618 24.3 191 229 895 152 728 810 882 9.8 253 723 928 160 051 049 009 833 350 037 2 125 187 157 1 710 007 007 24.3 286 375 007 251 705 603
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures 5.-547 226 198 460 737 817 18.8 24 119 394 20 524 814 90053 119 74 387 104 107 572 230 84 558 73 221 744 743 179 470 656 23.6 27 377 63 24 731 333
Maintenance of equipment --------- 899067 647 748 547 006 20.1 29250981 24.374 145 165 580820 143015945 223832 692 170556 82 418 664 493 337 946 913 23.9 50878801 47541732
Traffic ------------------102 083 651 98 441 51 3..7 2 652 034 2 504 729 16 583 273 16 169 177 17 342 36 16 901 820 36 577 676 35 575 726 2.8 4 407 26 4 258 305
Transportation-Rail line ----------- 595 623 0211 359 318 451 17.4 67 662 40 58 152 478 312 598 655 272 541 114 355 311 111 291 77 01 735 572 606 621 970 603 18.3 61 331 645 55 063 099
Transportation-Water line ------- .. .----------------- 3 116 808 6 056 759 d48.: -
Misellaneous operations------------------..... ---42 549 72 35 347 686 20.4 2273 078 1 942 607 7 109 969 6 283 084 8 980 832 7 343 09 18363879 15 568784 18.0 925 81 742 610
General -------------------------........ -------------125 554 113 119 644 781 4.9 5 481 802 5 073 045 22 96 66 21 802 007 21 122 181 20 689 50 49 570 249 47 564 554 4.2 6 088 36 5 841751
Transportation for investment-Cr ------ -3 578 011 4 069 693 d12.1 9 301 15 328 326 806 377 203 : 298 925 364 883 635 032 757 414 6. 219 12 243 151
Railway operating expenses---.........------ 3 311 643 147 2 824 024 320 17.3 131 430 828 112 556 490 614 565 296 533 821 228 733 862490 590 962 104 1 479 858 614 1 237 339 822 19.6 150 790 397 137 935 679
Net revenue from railway operations 1 555 496 697 1 092 040 298 42.4 59 799 067 40172 320 268 342 957 190 106 932 317 186 519 242 387 933 645 328 543 472 667 185 36.5 135 584610 113 769 924
Railway tax accruals..... -- --------------514 630 465 369 14 166 39.2 15 741 910 12 083 916 87 012 491 65351 048 115 393 116 78 618 82 18 147 517 156 053 784 39.8 58 292 313 39 617 783
Railway operating income-......---......-.. ... 1 040 b66 232 722 226 132 44,1 44 057 157 28 088 404 181 330466 124 755 884 201 793 403 163 769 113 427 181 026 316 613 401 34.9 77 292 297 74 152 141
Equipment rents-Dr. balance........---------------. 93 274 167 88 172 734 5.8 7 984 597 5 972 585 23 331791 22 453 848 13 928 825 14 133 413 45 245 213 42 559 846 6.3 A 6 42 09 497 495
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance-..... 30 803 540 0 360924 1.5 4 722 077 4735 124 5 94 228 5882 183 6 123 773 6 156 323 16 770 078 16 773 630 i 3 9 530 1 1 154
Net railway operating income---..-.......... 916 788 525 603 692 474 51.9 31 350483 17 380 695 152 074447 96 419 853 181 740 805 143 479 377 365 165 735 257 279 925 41.9 82 342 866 77 944 482
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent)..........- 68.0 72.1 68.7 73.7 69.6 73.7 69.8 70.9 69.6 72.4 -- 52.7 54.8
Depreciation included in operating expenses.. 198 420 132 188 350-233 5.3 5 819 920 5 568 879 35 716 5423 3330922 45 263102 42 944921 86 799 564 81 844 722 6.1 16 127 722 15 442 244
Pay roll taxes -----------------124 435 378 106 438 552 16.9 5 037175 4 44978 23 195516 20 337 455 27 184 714 22060639 55417405 46743072 18.6 5 509 944 4 983484
All other taxes 9---------------390 195 087 263 375 614 48.2 10 704 735 7 738 93 63 616 975 45 013 593 88 208 402 56 558 181 162 730 112 109 310 712 48.9 52 782 369 34 634 299

Southern Region Southern District Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Item
Percent Percent
1941 1940 increase 1941 1940 1941 1940 191 19g10 1941 19o0 1941 1940 increase
Miles of road operated at close of month-...- .. 38 063 38 236 d 0.5 44 145 44 302 45 538 45 667 56 277 56 364 29 060 29 151 130 875 131 182 a 0.2
Revenues:
Freight ------------------525 530 056-411 316 27 27.8 #790 330172 $646 551 296 480 067 5204393 073 419 746 048 424581 707 12 9308 310 825 41 950 606 1 534 426 769 $1 216 731 154 26.1
Passenger 65 031 825 45 537 87 42.8 76 987 381 53173 276 32 070 468 28 271711 89 09 564 72 803 559 24 b50 448 17058 870 145 930480 118 134 140 23.5
Mail .......-----. ------------- 13 623 252 12 623 03 7.9 16 455 083 15295.858 12148052 11091 355 23 545934 21 266 370 8342485 7 622 145 44 036471 39 979 870 10.1
Expres--s --------------- 9 072 592 8421465 7.7 10168 747 9 555203 5 808 146 5341 34 11 360 261 10078 804 4 015 885 3 626484 21184292 19 046 631 11.2
All other operating revenues--------.. 18 866 633 16 05 838 17.5 24 557 982 21 087 722 29 940 508 25426 271 33 655 801 28 975 124 14 279 001 12 101066 77 875 310 66 502 461 17.1
Railway operating revenues..---.---...... 632 124 358 493 957 752 28.0 918 499 365 745 663 355 560 034 694 463 204 099 903 619 984 714 830 986 359 798 644 282 359 171 1 823 453 322 1 460 394 256 24.9
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures ------67 649 675 60 414 809 12.0 95 027 310 85 146 142 73715 165 65764426 109 667794 89 921 673 47 071186 40 434 920 230 454 145 196 121 019 17.!
Maintenance of equipment.. -------115 721 38 99 394 43 16.4 166 600 181 146 935975 89 903 055 78777 989 164.500 789 133 725 406 59399129 51 160723 313 802973 263664 118 19.0
Traffic --------15 525060 147355 11 5.4 19 932 328 18 993 616 11 716 053 11 256739 23 133 035 22290750 10 724559 10 324 68 45 573 647 43 87171 3.9
Transportation-Rail line............- ..-----. 205 002 049 174 976 581 17.2 266 333 694 230 039 680 176 847 094 156 969 50S 303 411 712 251 510 081 113 457 915 98 828 585 593 716 721 507 308 168 17.0
Transportation-Water line .................... 3 116 808 6 056 759 3116 808 6 056 759 d48.5
Miscellaneous operations ------------ 5 059 338 3 997 409 26.6 5 985 14 4 740 019 4 191 284 3 607 538 11 375 005 9 299 799 2 634404 2131 546 18 200 693 15 038 883 T
General ----------------- 18 343 055 17407 11 5.4 24 431418 23 248 86 15 058304 14 026 551 24 624 201 23400962 11 669 941 11 403 85 51 552446 48 831 365 5.6
Transportation for investment-Cr........... ---- 426 108 442 005 3.6 645 233 685156 B14 191 748 558 872 90 1 336 549 610 625 542 016 2 297 746 2 627 123 12.5
Railway operating expenses.-................... 426 874449 370483459 15.2 577 664846 508419 138 370616764 329 654 187 638956414 534 868 881 244 546 509 21374292 1 254 119 687 1 078 265 360 16.3
Net revenue from railway operations ... 205 249 909 123 474 293 66.2 340 834 519 237 244 217 189 417 930 133 549 912 264 663 570 179 962105 115 252 135 68 616 879 569 333 635 382128 896 49.0
Railway tax accruals. ... .69 907 93 44 415 660 57.4 128 200 245 84033 443 58 792 878 44 908 310 82 714667 63 355 140 26 775 158 2 463 489 168282703 129 726 939 29.7
Railway operating income.......--.....---...... 135 341 977 79058 633 71.2 212 634274 153210774 130625052 88641602 181 948903 116 606 965 88476977 47153 390 401 050932 252401957 58.9
Equipment rents-Dr. balance..---------- 7 165 124 7 247 174 a 1.1 745 025 2 319 679 8 677 284 9 284 680 25 836 058 23 734 559 12 570 587 10 273 97 47 283 929 43 293 209 9.2
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance ---------- 2 019 637 2 048 847 .4 3 389 167 3 184 001 1 970 480 2 272 763 5 034 250 4 536 737 3 639 565 3 593 79 10 644 295 10 403 293 2.3
Net railway operating income...............--- 126 157 216 69 762 612 80.8 208 500 082 147707 094 119 777 288 77 084 159 151 078 595 88 335 669 72 266 825 33 285 627 343 122 708 198 7U5 455 72.7
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent)............ 67.5 75.0 62.9 68.2 66.2 71.2 70.7 74.8 68.0 75.7 68.8 73.8
Depreciation included in operating expenses-. 24 303 987 22 521934 7.9 40431709 37 964 178 21 603 187 20302 07 37 105 301 35 839902 12480 371 12399 35 71 188 859 68 541 333 3.9
Pay roll taxes ---------------- 16 005 763 13 980 828 14.5 21 515 707 1 964 312 14 279 070 12 550 12 23 886 565 19 990 964 9 336 631 8 190 081 47 502 266 40 731168 16.6
All other taxes.---. ---------- ----53 902 169 30 434 83 77.1 106 684 538 65 069 131 44 513 808 32 358 187 58 828 102 43 364 176 17 438 527 13 273 40 120 780 437 88 995 771 35.7


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1942--200892


aDoes not include Boston & Albany, the revenues and expenses of which are included with Ne* York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
Decrease, deficit, or other reverse items.
Represents an average of the mileage reported at the close of each month within the period.
* Less than 0.1 percent.


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES

Compiled from 133 monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 137 CMlas T sLem railways

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR ELEVEN MONTHS ENDED WIrH NOVEMBER. 1941 AND 1940







Subject to revision

UNIV. OF FL LII.

D OC P'iTO



U.S. DEPO91TORY


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

II IIIII IIII III III II III I IIU INTERSTATE COMMPi4CE -COMMISSION
3 1262 08730 4019 t.1 1 I
BUREAU OF STATISTICS


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 133 monthly reports of rvenus mand expemtrepresenting 137 Clas I steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR TrHE MONTH OF DECE~ R, 1941 AND 1940


Statement No. M-100
DECEMBER 1941


United States 'New England Region / Great lakes Region Central Eastern Region Eastern District Pocahontas Region
Item
Percent Percent
1941" 19t40 i increase 1941 19410 1941 1940 1911 1910 1941 1910 increase 1941 194o
Miles of road operated at close of month.......... 231 911 232 492 ILQ_. 6 646 6 700 26 121 26 114 24 358 24 500 57 125 57 314 a 0. 6 076 6 093
Revenues:
Freight ... $389 222 726 $308 379 952 26.2 $13 257 579 $10753 214 $70 51. 860 $59 015 980 $79 911075 $63 865 248 $164 013 514 $133 634 442 22.7 $23 415 328 $19 770 027
Passenger.......... 53868 286 40840 486 31.9 3978 809 3 322410 9 471 293 7984443 13079 081 10397 432 26 529 18 21 704285 22.2 1492 149 872 116
Mail ...12179 894 11303 789 7.8 498 977 485 416 1 80 076 1758517 2006217 1917598 4 11270 4 161 531 3.6 332465 315 767
Express................. 5 775 901 5 880 319 1 8 212436 256567 74 196 912 749 686224 849 330 1640 856 2018 646 18.7 105 203 121.71
All other operating revenues...------ 18 513 347 15 552 434 9. 051 380 945 411 3 6 985 3 275 387 4 321 238 3 435 344 9008603 7656142 17. 571328 487 816
Railway operating revenues................. 479 560 154 381 936 980 25.6 18 999 181 15765 018 86 50 410 72 947 076 100 003 835 80 464 952 205 503 426 169 175 046 21.5 25 916 473 21 567 444
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures -- 55 884 767 36 429 969 53.4 2176570 1 431 217 1211 995 6 518 836 11289 754 7 436 680 25 597 319 15 386 733 66.4 1980 394 1 813 155
Maintenance of equipment ---..... 93443 818 70556 099 32.4 3105 08 2231717 16 84' 482 14424660 21969459 15878119 41923249 32534496 28.9 4653476 4325917
Traffic... ------- -..---.... 9 804 839 9 151 535 7.1 269 960 220154 1 527546 1 427 858 1660 070 1583 177 3 457576 3 231 189 7.0 418 516 418 029
Transportation-Rail line..... 176 247 181 135 401 088 30.2 7 506 105 5 921 301 34 275 476 27 015 046 37260432 29 110240 79 042 015 62 046 587 27.4 6 183 334 4 986 296
Transportation-Water line ....................... d 9 996 616 508 ^" -- -
Transportation-Water line d 9 996 616 508
Miscellaneous operations 4 961 448 3 603283 37.'7 204 816 190 466 70 026 643 856 1 107 517 75 939 2 072 359 1 590261 0.3 107 401 67 59
General......... 12 660 223 10 853 320 16.6 642 598 394 512 2 384 330 1 e92 153 2131 253 1984 504 5 158 181 4 271 169 20.8 615 468 773 301
Transportation for investment-Cr........ 460 409 462984 d-. 857 -I A 153 651 101 912 32 187 26 601 146 695 127 290 15.2 15 807 14168
Railway operating expenses................ 352 531 871 266 148 818 32.5 13904 500 10390 790 67 8I 206 51820 497 75386 298 56 721 858 157 104 004 118 933 145 32.1 13942 782 12370119
Net revenue from railway operations......... 127 028 283 115 788 162 9.7 5 094 681 5 372 28 18 6204 21 126 579 24617537 23743094 48399422 50 241 901 d 3.7 11973 691 9197 325
Railway tax accruals.... ............. 33 606 369 26 808 850 25.4 d 423 276 1 160 177 3 5, 502 4 070 900 '8 537 598 6 149 704 11 674 824 11 380 781 6 2 930 223 2 633 992
Railway operating income------- 93421914 88979312 5.0 517 957 4212051 151~ 702 17055679 ,16079939 17593390 36 724 598 38 861120 9043468 656 333
Equipment rents-Dr. balance.---- 8 902 561 7 562 948 17.7 720 494 633 305 2309 490 113 683 "71 259 914 013 4 701 243 3 661 001 28.4 d 741 976 d 454 72
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance- -- 3 970 746 2 565 620 54.8 484 549 405 219 !3t1 190 431 767 529 502 442 542 1545 241 1279 528 20.8 9139 79
Net railway operating income ....... 80 548 607 78 850 744 2.2 4 312 914 3 173 52P7 12 284 022 14 510 229 13 8791 8 16 236 835 30 478 114 33 920 591 10.1 9 699 518 6 878 680
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent)-....... 73.5 69.7 73.2 65.9 78.4 71.0 75.4 70.5 76.4 70.3 53.8 57.4
Depreciation included in operating expenses 24 698 685 17 542 945 40.8 538 842 503 942 8 038 081 71 431 4 940 778 3 740 294 13 517 701 7 315 667 84.8 1 517 788 1 432 771
Pay roll taxes.................. 13 594175 9 937 26,2 36.8 536 430 443 343 2 513106 1941 897 2846 862 2 100 394 5 896 39 4 485 634 31.5 576 199 430 388
All other taxes ................20012 194 16 871 588 18.6 959 706 716 834 1 047 396 2 129 003 5 690 736 4 049 310 5 778 426 6 895 147 16. 2354 024 2 203 604

Southern Region Southern District Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Item
Percent Percent
1941 1940 increase 1941 194 19 .1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 increase
Miles of road operated at close of month...-.... 37 836 38 166 0.9 43 912 44 259 45 619 45 520 56 199 56 298 29 056 29 101 130 874 130 919 *
Revenues:
Freight -............-..-..-..........-... 53 435 544 $41494635 28.8 (76 850 872 $61264862 $41749 126 132 448 774 $74 901 283 57 795955 $31 707 931 $23 235 919 $148 358 340 113 480648 30.7
Passenger.......---..... ------- 8 022478 5545942 44.7 9514627 6 418 058 3713 107 3213 521 10626349 7623 335 3 485 020 1 881287 17824476 12718143 40.1
Mail............-- 1698 453 1 577 475 7.7 2 030 918 1 893242 1 b7 855 1 426 254 3 298 038 2 969 492 1 011 813 853270 5 837 706 5 249016 11.2
Express.........----- ----..-. 949 625 1 112 533 614.6 1054 828 1234 251 728 645 674 54 1 792 876 1 410 281 558 696 542 595 3 080217 2 627 422 17.2
All other operating revenues -...... 2 012 401 1587 818 7 2 583 729 2075 634 2 12 971 1 78-,12 3 320 898 2 807 310 1475146 1 210236 6 921 015 5 800658 19.3
Railway operating revenues ...... ..... 66 118 501 51 318 603 28.8 92 034 974 72 886 047 49 84S3 704 39 546 207 93 939 444 72606 373 38 238 606 27 723 307 182 021 754 139 875 887 30.1
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures.......... 6301963 4 359 984 44.5 8 282 357 6 173 139 7 1 559 5146 344 10 103162 6 552980 4 786370 3170 773 22005 091 14870097 48.0
Maintenance of equipment...- -........ .... 13 076 453 8638 721 51.4 17 729 929 12 964 638 10 28 15 7 513 176 17 674 442 12692 037 5 847 983 4 851 752 3 790 640 25 056 965 34.9
Traffic.. .............................. 1513 604 1457473 3.9 1.932 120 1 875 502 113 012 1094 767 2246 853 1997018 1 035 27 953 059 4 415 143 4 044 844 9.2
Transportation-Rail line.,.......-.............. 22756721 17572485 29.5 28940055 22558781 18 950 648 14981580 35758 860 26 234968 13547603 9579172 68 265 111 50795 720 34.4
Miscellaneous operations ....----- ....- 659 912 486 210 35.7 767 313 553 799 454 045 341 153 u55 907 021 338 126 211 049 2 121 776 1 459 223 45.4
General......-- ...... 1 -821 413 1 557 164 17.0 2 436 881 2 330 465 1 35o 608 1225953 2490 644 1989534 1 215 909 1036199 5 065 161 4 251 686 19.1
Transportation for investment-Cr................. 36 432 2 661 30.8 52239 66 829 8 968 71 533 120 112 73 507 52 495 123 825 261 475 268 865 d 2.7
Railway operating expenses................. 46 093 634 34 019 376 35.5 60036 416 46 389 495 590 9 0 231 440 69 469 458 50916559 26 718 774 19678179 135 391451 100 826 178 34.3
Net revenue from railway operations..... .....20 024 867- 17 299 227 15.8 31998558 26 496 552 10 640 485 9 314 767 24 469 986 21 689 814 11 519 832 8 045 128 46 630 303 39 049 709 19.4
Railway tax accruals................ 6 508 204 4 207 584 54.7 9 438 427 6 841 576 81 398 3 386 542 5 395 525 3 812 738 2 278 195 1 387213 12493118 8586493 45.5
Railway operating income.....-.................. 1351 663 13091 643 3.2 22560131 19 654976 5 821 087 5 928 225 19074461 17877076 9241 637 6 657915 34 137 185 30463216 12.1
Equipment rents-Dr. balance.---................. 816 415 692 145 18.0 74 439 237419 716 594 676 797 2 182 496 2 012 335 i 227 789 975 396 4 126 879 3 664 528 12.6
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance.-- .... 184 069 222 203 617.2 269 995 31582 1i01 770 162 679 855720 742.722 280020 19 109 2155 510 924510 133.2
Net railway operating incolme-................ 12 516 179 12 177 295 2.8 22215 697 19 055 975 4.4 084 723 5 08B 749 16 036 245 15 122 019 7 733 828 5 663 410 27 854 796 25 874176 7.7
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) .......... 69.7 66.3 65.2 .63, 78.7 76.4 74.0 70.1 69.9 71.0 74.47 721 -
Depreciation included in operating expenses- 3 207 707 2 073676 54.7 4 725 495 3 506 044-. 1 893 927 2 2 '7 810 94 0'O 56 3302 791 158001 1 140230 6 455 489 6720831 6 3.9
Pay roll taxes.-.......................- ......... ....-. 1821017 1287655 41.4 2397216 1718043 1528966 1'1~5 386 664 r9T 1 844 032 107 216 756167 5300561 3733505 4'.0
All other taxes ..-- ..... --.------------- 4 687 187 2919 929 60.5 7 041 211 5 123 533 3290432 '8~253 156 2 4 '4 I.968 706' 170 979 631 046 7 192 557 4 852 908 482.
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a/ Does not include Boston & Albany. the revenues expenses of which.are
/ Decrease, deficit, or other reverse items.
* L-** than 0 1 nerMant


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Statement No. M.100


United States New England Region / Great lakes Region Central Eatern Region Eastern District Pocahontas Region
Item
1941 1910 inore 191 19o 19M1 1940 19H 1 1910 191 190 191 1940
Miles of road operated at close of month-.L. 232 192 232 824 6 69 6 15 26 059 26 136 24446 24 516 57 197 57 367 0..A. 6 082 6 068
Revenues :,
FRevight n $4 447 568 33533 537 440 970 25.7 149 693 815#115134 484 809 085 331650 913 8181938623 034 733 364 768 1I 897 602 180 L 499 413 010 26.6 1288 215 444 255 005 047
aenger- .. ............ ........... 514687031 417 268 962 23.3 41 554 485' 3 500516 88 21 437 79 536 961 134 634 145 111787868 264 4 0 067 226 825 345 16.6 13447 705 8507 522
Passlener..- --....................108 192 446 101 086 894 7.0 4 678 578 4 614 198 16 685 70 16 147 812 18467 982 17 906 898 39 832 268 38 668 908 3.0 3 164 296 2988 322
r............................57 281554 55642988 2.9 275276 3009730 1016523? 10917712 8875470 9252039 21793470 23179 481 6.0 1201358 1255 456
ANoter operating rvenues- ::::::. 218 970 634 186 561784 17.4 11 349 435 10 832 960 45 230-95 39 358 93 50452 13 41 503 416 107 032 598 91 095 309 7TT 6 262 677 5 516 700
Railway operating revenues........................ 5 346 699 998 4298001598 24.4 .10229 076 168 491828 969 408 66'796 875 2361151 052 844 913 814 989 2330690583 1 879182053 24.0 312 291 48C 273 273 047
Expenses:
maintenance of wayandstrutures 603 110 965 497 167 786 21.3 26 295964 21956031 102 184114 80 905 94 118 861984 91 995 418 247 342 062 194 857 389 26.9 2935802 26544488
Maintenance of equipment.... 992 511 463 819 10 106 21.2 8 5541289 26 605 862 182429 50 157440605 245 802151 186 44 943 460 587 742 370 481 410 24.3 55 532 27 51 867 649
Traffic...........-------------....................................... 111 888 491 107 593 047 4.0 921 994 8724 88 18 110 81 17 597 03 19 002 439 18 484 996 40 035 252 38 806 914 3.2 4 825 78 4 676 334
Transportation--Rail line............1 77 870 202 1 494 719 538 18.5: 75 168 945 64 07 1779 346 874 13 299 556 16 398 571 543 320 387 250 814 614 621 684 017 189 19.1 67 514 97 60 049 395
Transportation-Water line-........................-........ 3 106 813 6 673 267 d "J.'---'--
Miellaneouopration--r ------. 47 51 168 38 950 969 2 477 894 2 133 07 7 86999 6 926 94 10088 349 8 099 32 20436 238 17159 045 19.1 1033 211 810199
138 214 336 130 498 100 5.9 O.2772
General neu n................I..138 214 336 130 498100 5.9 612440 5 467557 2535059 23694160 23253434 2267400 54 728 430 51835722 5.6 6703831 6 615 052
Transportation for investment-Cr...... 4 038 420 4 532 676 a. 10 158 13905 440457 479 115 331 11 391 68 781727 884 703 11. 234932 257319
Railway operating expenses---...........--- 3 664 175018 3 990 173 137 18.6 145 335328 122947280 682 378 502 585641725 809248788 647683961 1 636 962 618 1 356 272 966 20.7 164 733179 150 305 798
Net revenue from railway operations --- -1 682 524 980 1 207 828 461 39.3 64 893 748 45 544 548 287 030 16 211 233 511 341 804 056 266 131 028 693 727 965 522 909 087 32.7 147 558 301 122 967 249
Railway tax acrul---------------- 546 071 058 396 623016 37.7 15 318634 13244 093 90554 65 69 421948 12178279 84 768 524 227 656 565 167434 565 36.0 61 222 536 42251775
Railway operating income-......................... 1 136 453 922 811 205 445 40.1 49 575114 32 300 455 196 475 50S 141 811 56 220 020 777 181 362 504 466 071 400 355 474 522 31.1 86 335 765 80715 474
Equipment rents-Dr. balance..................................102 176 729 95 735 682 6.7 8 705 091 6605 890 25641281 24567531 15600085 15047 426 49 946 457 46 220 847 8,1 a 7 162 075 d 382
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance----------------- 34 774 287 32 926 545 56 5206626 514 343 645541 31595 653 277 6 598 865 18 315 320 18053 158 1.5 4 4 274
Net railway operating inoome.................... 999 502906 682543218 46.4 35663397 20 554 288 164 378 811 110 930082 197 767415 159716 213 397 809 623 291-200517 36.6 92042 384 84823162
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent)............ 68.5 71.9 69.1 7!30 70.4 73..5 7.3 70.9 70.2 72.2 52.7 55.0
Depreciation included in operating expenses.... 223 110 817 205 893 175 8.4 6 358 762 6 Or7 881 43 746 62 36 402 351 50 203 880 46 685 214 100 309 265 89 160 386 12.5 17 645 510 16 875 015
Pay roll taxes.................... .138 029 553 116 376 22 18.6 5 573 60 4 788 S 25708 622 22 279 352 30 031 576 24 161 442 61 313 803 51 229 114 19.7 6 086 143 5 413 872
All other taxes .... ................... 408 041 505 280246 794 45.6 9745 09 8 455 73 64 846 03C 47 142596 91 751703 60607 082 166 342762 116 205 451 43.1 55 136 393 36 837903

Southern Region Southern Distriet Northwesten Region Central Western Region Southwetern Region Western District
Item
Percent Percent
1941 1910 increase 1941 1940 1941 1940 1911 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 increase
Miles of road operated at close of month...... 38 036 38 230 0.5 44 118 44.298 45 546 45 655 56 272 56 355 29 05. 29 146 130 877 11 159 d 0.
Revnues:ht 578 96' 600452 811 111 27.9 *867 181 044 707 816 158 581 816 6462485 52 1938820 949 707 639 SS0 084 340 018 756 65 186 525 1 682 785 109 330 211 802 26.5
Passenger 04 31-------------- 43.0 86 5000 59 9 4 783 31 48 as 8 999635913 80 486 894 28 335346 18 940157 163754956 150 852 28 25.1
ilsen-- ........................----- ----- -- 5321 o 1480077 7.9 18 48601 1189100 13 6 5 07 18 517 60 26 843 97 2 835 868 354 8 475 415 49 874 17 45 2 886 10.3
MailExpress..... ----------------------------------------10022217 9533998 5.1 11 8223 575 10789454 653691 6015889 13153137 11489085 574581 4169079 84 264 509 674 05 120
All other operating revenues ..:............... 20679034 17 646656 18.3 27141 711 23 163 356 32065479 27 209 383 36 976699 31788434 15754147 13 311302 84 796 3 72 303119 173
Railway operating revenues........................ 698 242 859 545 276 355 28.1 101534 339 81 549 40 609 878 398502 750 306 997 559 428 787 437 359 398 037 25 310 082 478 2 005 475 076 1 600 270 143 25.3

aenance of way and structures ......... 7951 63 64 774 793 14.2 103 39 667 91 319 281 80 630 724 70 910770 119770956 96 474653 51 857 556 4305 693 252 5 236 210 991116 19.7
Maintenance of equipment....--- 1-28797 835 108052964 19.2 184 330109 159900613 100171 270 86 91165 182175830 146417443 6524711 5601 475 347 593612 88721083 20.4
Traffic ------------------.17038 66 16 192 784 5.2 2 864 449 0 869118 1 849065 3106 85 379 888 24287768 11 759 837 11 87 741 49 988 790 47 917 015 4.3
Transportation-Rail line .....-------- 227 758 77 192 549 066 18.3 295 273 749 85a 598 461 195 805 74 171 951 082 339 170 57 877 745 049 127 C05 518 108 407 757 61 981 832 558 10 888 18.6
Transportation3Water line ................................ 3106813 6673267 1 3U6818 6673267.4534
Transportation- Water ln- --- -----4 9362 7M
isellaneousoperations....------- 5719 25 4 483619 27.6 675 461 5 293818 4649389 3948691 1270010 1006 82 2972 530 2342595 20 322 469 16 498 106
General -----............ ....20164 46 18 964 275 6.3 26 68 99 5579 387 16 416 912 1552504 27114845 25390496 13 085 850 12 440 051 56617607 53 083 051 6.7
Transportation for investment-Cr-....--.. 462 54 494 666 6.5 697 472 751 985 993 059 820 091 993 04 1 410 056 663 12 665 841 2 559 221 2 895 988
Railway operating expenses.................----- 472 968 083 404 502 835 16.9 637 701862 554 808633 409 619983 359 885627 708 425872 585785440 271 265 83 33480 471 1389 511 138 1 179 0915538 17.8
Net revenue from railway operations.............. 225274776 140 773 50 60.0 378 633 077 263 740769 200058415 142864 679 889133556 201 651919 126771967 7 662 007 615 963 938 421 178 605 46.2
Railway tax accruals---...........-------- --.76416136 486825344 57.2 137638672 90875019 63612276 48 ~94852 88110192 67 167878 29053353 22850708 180775821 138 313438 30.7
Railway operating income. .......................... 148 658 640 92150 876 61.5 239 194 405 178,865 750 16 446139 94 569 827 01 0233 64 134484041 97 718 614 53 811305 435 188117 288865 173 53.9
Equipment rents-Dr. balance --- 7981 539 7 939 319 .5 819 464 2 57 098 9 593 e78 9 961 477 28 018 554 25 746 894 13 798 376 11 249 366 51 410 808 46 957 737 9.5
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance.........----....... 2 203 706 2871 050 3.0 3 659 162 3545 583 2 990 25 2 435443 5 689 970 5 279 459 3 919 585 3 612908 12 799 805 11 327 804 13.0
Net railway operating income.................. 138 673 39 81 939 907 69.2 230 715 779 166 765 069 123 662 011 82172 907 167 114 840 103 457 688 80000 653 38 949 037 370 977 504 224 579 633 65.2
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent)-...._ 67.7 74.8 63.1 67.8 67.2 71.6 71.0 74.4 68.2 75.3 69.3 73.7 -
Depreciation included in operating expenses 27 511 694 2459561 11.9 45157 04 41 470 625 23 497114 22 79 88 40 508 862 39 14 693 13638 372 13 539 583 77 644 348 75 262 164 3.2
Pay roll taxes ---------17 --6 78- 15 268 483 16.8 25 912 93 20 688 355 15 808 036 13 683 509 26 550944 21 834996 10443 847 8 946 48 52 802 827 44 464 753 18.8
All other taxes .............. 58 59 56 3 354 61 75.7 113 7285749 70192664 47 804 240 34611 34 61 559248 45 332 88 18 609506 13 904 454 127 972994 93848 679 36.4


aDoes not include Boston & Albany, the revenues and expenses of which tre isoluted lith N"e York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
/Decrease, deficit, or other reverse items.
# Represents an average of the mileage reported at the close of each month thin the period.


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled fran 13 monthly report aof rvenusod expense representing 137Cles Iteam ailways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR TWELVE MONTHS ENDED WITH DECEMBER. 1941 AND 1940


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE :1942-0-200892




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