Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.
The Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS) was established in 1992. In 2005, it became part of the Research and Innovative Technology Administration (RITA). It collects and compiles statistics about all modes of transportation.
The Government Documents collection has many statistical publications. Some of the most important are listed below.
National transportation statistics
Call Number: GOVD TD 12.1/2:
Publication Date: 1977-
Compendium of statistics about transportation networks, safety data, economic data, and energy consumption.
Transportation statistics annual report
Call Number: GOVD TD 12.1:
Publication Date: 1994-
Chapters cover transportation systems, safety, access to transportation, economic growth, energy and the environment, and national security.