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Accession Number DE2013-1050362
Title Energy and Transportation Science Division, New York State 2009 NHTS Comparison Report, Final.
Publication Date Jun 2012
Media Count 521p
Personal Author F. Southworth H. L. Hwang T. Reuscher
Abstract The U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) initiated an effort in 1969 to collect detailed data on personal travel, with the most recent surveys being the 1995 Nationwide Personal Transportation Survey (NPTS) and the 2001 and 2009 National Household Travel Surveys (NHTS). The primary objective of these surveys is to collect trip-based data on the nature and characteristics of personal travel so that the relationships between the characteristics of personal travel and the socio-economic and demographic characteristics of the traveler and his/her household can be established. In addition to the number of sample households that the national NPTS/NHTS survey allotted to New York State, NYDOT procured an additional sample of households in the 1995, 2001, and 2009 surveys. The comparisons drawn in this report compare the results from these NYS sampled households to the results from households drawn for the rest of the nation.
Keywords Characteristics
National Household Travel Survey(NHTS)
New York
Socioeconomic factors
Statistical data
Transportation modes
Travel patterns
Trip generation

Source Agency Technical Information Center Oak Ridge Tennessee
NTIS Subject Category 91B - Transportation & Traffic Planning
43G - Transportation
85 - Transportation
Corporate Author Oak Ridge National Lab., TN.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1326
Contract Number DE-AC05-00OR22725

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