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Unformatted text preview: U.S. Department of Transportation Federal Highway Administration NHTS BRIEF January 2008 National Household Travel Survey Exhibit 1 –Mode of Arrival to School by Children Ages 6-12, 1969 and 2001 NHTS 0% 10% 20% 30% 40% 50% 60% Private Vehicle School Bus Walk or Bike Public Transit Percent 1969 NHTS 2001 NHTS Source: NHTS Data Series Exhibit 2 -Percent of Children Ages 6-12 by Distance Traveled to School, 1969 and 2001 0% 10% 20% 30% 40% 50% 60% 70% Less than one mile 1 – 1.9 miles 2 miles and over Percent 1969 NHTS 2001 NHTS 0% 10% 20% 30% 40% 50% 60% 70% Less than one mile 1 – 1.9 miles 2 miles and over Percent 1969 NHTS 2001 NHTS Source: NHTS Data Series * Urban areas are defined by the Census Bureau as one or more place (“central place”) and the adjacent densely settled surrounding territory (“urban fringe”) that together have a minimum of 50,000 personal. All other areas are “rural”. ** Children’s Mode Choice for the School Trip: The Role of Distance and School Locations in Walking to School, Noreen McDonald, Springer Science+Business Media B.V., 2007 Travel to School: The Distance Factor Like all trip-making, travel to school has changed dramatically over the last 40 years. changed dramatically over the last 40 years....
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This note was uploaded on 09/24/2010 for the course BOUIZAN 352140 taught by Professor Scroeba during the Spring '10 term at Acton School of Business.

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