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National Transit Database

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National Transit Database

By Federal Transit Administration

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The National Transit Database (NTD) is a repository of data about the financial, operating and asset conditions of American transit systems.

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Sep 1, 2022

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The monthly module dataset from the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) includes a limited set of key indicators reported by transit properties. Data is reported on a monthly basis, by mode and type of service, for a calendar year.

The four data items included are: Unlinked Passenger Trips, Vehicle Revenue Miles, Vehicle Revenue Hours, and Vehicles Operated in Maximum Service (Peak Vehicles). Monthly data are reported by mode and type of service.

The data is collected monthly from urbanized area transit systems.


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