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Industry Snapshots: Uses Of Transportation 2015 | Bureau of Transportation Statistics

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The U.S. DOT’s Bureau of Transportation Statistics a new report called Industry Snapshots: Uses Of Transportation 2015.  The report includes detailed analysis of the transportation reliance of each sector of the economy.

Other data analyzed in the report include:

  • the sector’s contribution to gross domestic product (GDP) – nationally and by state in 2015
  • the sector’s reliance on transportation by mode in 2014
  • the amount of transportation the sector requires to produce one dollar of output in 2014
  • the number of transportation and material moving workers employed by the sector in 2015
  • the median annual wage for selected transportation occupations in the sector in 2015
  • the number of trucks and number of truck miles accumulated by the sector in 2002
  • shipment characteristics (for selected sectors) in 2012

For additional findings, view the press release about the new report or view the full report, organized by chapter.

Industry Snapshots: Uses Of Transportation 2015 | Bureau of Transportation Statistics
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