90 Percent Confidence Intervals for 2002 Commodity Flow Survey State Summary: Illinois

90 Percent Confidence Intervals for 2002 Commodity Flow Survey State Summary: Illinois

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Summary Value Weight
Total shipments originating in Illinois $ 417,401.7 - 466,858.3 (millions) 594,273.8 - 842,428.2 (thousand tons)
Percent of total U.S. shipments 5.0 - 5.5 5.1 - 7.2

Leading Commodity Shipments Originating in Illinois by Value

Commodity description (2 digit SCTG) Percent of value
Mixed freight (43) 11.5 - 21.1
Electronic and other electrical equipment and components and office equipment (35) 7.3 - 14.5
Motorized and other vehicles, including parts (36) 5.5 - 8.5
Machinery (34) 5.2 - 7.6
Pharmaceutical products (21) 2.0 - 9.2
Other commodities (X)
Total (X)

Leading Commodity Shipments Originating in Illinois by Weight

Commodity description (2 digit SCTG) Percent of weight
Gasoline and aviation turbine fuel (17) 7.1 - 12.3
Nonmetallic mineral products (31) 4.0 - 11.2
Cereal grains (02) 4.9 - 9.9
Coal (15) 2.5 - 6.5
Base metal in primary or semifinished forms and in finished basic shapes (32) 2.2 - 6.6
Other commodities (X)
Total (X)

Outbound Shipments from the State of Illinois
Leading States by Value and Weight

State of destination Percent of value
Illinois 33.7 - 40.9
Indiana 4.9 - 6.9
Michigan 4.5 - 5.5
Wisconsin 3.5 - 5.1
Ohio 3.2 - 5.2
California 3.4 - 4.8
Other states (X)
Total (X)

State of destination Percent of weight
Illinois 55.0 - 69.6
Indiana 2.9 - 11.5
Louisiana 4.4 - 7.8
Wisconsin 2.1 - 4.7
Kentucky 0.0 - 5.6
Missouri 1.7 - 3.1
Other states (X)
Total (X)

Inbound Shipments to the State of Illinois
Leading States by Value and Weight

State of origin Percent of value
Illinois 36.8 - 42.4
Wisconsin 4.8 - 6.2
Indiana 4.5 - 6.1
California 3.2 - 6.6
Michigan 3.2 - 4.8
Ohio 3.4 - 4.0
Other states (X)
Total (X)

State of origin Percent of weight
Illinois 62.0 - 71.0
Wyoming 2.3 - 7.3
Wisconsin 2.8 - 5.2
Indiana 2.1 - 5.1
Missouri 1.8 - 3.2
Iowa 1.4 - 2.8
Other states (X)
Total (X)

Modes of Transportation for Shipments Originating in Illinois

Mode of transportation Percent of value Percent of weight
Truck (for-hire, private, and both private truck and for-hire truck) 70.6 - 77.8 61.5 - 77.1
Air (including truck and air) 0.5 - 1.1 (NA)
Rail 2.4 - 4.4 7.8 - 16.8
Water (Great Lakes, deep draft and shallow draft) 0.9 - 1.3 3.6 - 12.2
Pipeline* 1.5 - 2.9 3.7 - 8.9
Multiple modes** 12.2 - 18.8 1.5 - 4.1
Parcel, U.S. Postal Service, or courier service 10.6 - 16.2 0.1 - 0.5
Other and unknown mode 2.1 - 3.5 0.7 - 2.1
Total (X) (X)

Domestic Distance Shipped for Commodities Originating in Illinois

Distance shipped Percent of value Percent of weight
Less than 50 miles 28.5 - 33.7 51.8 - 65.6
50 to 99 miles 6.3 - 8.9 6.0 - 11.0
100 to 249 miles 13.5 - 16.1 8.9 - 14.1
250 to 499 miles 15.4 - 18.0 5.7 - 9.7
500 to 749 miles 11.4 - 15.0 4.7 - 7.1
750 to 999 miles 7.5 - 9.1 3.5 - 8.5
1,000 to 1,499 miles 2.4 - 3.4 0.4 - 1.0
1,500 to 1,999 miles 4.2 - 6.2 0.7 - 1.3
2,000 miles or more (NA) (NA)
Total (X) (X)

* Estimate for pipelines excludes shipments of crude petroleum.
** Multiple modes inlcudes Parcel, U.S.P.S or Courier, Truck-Rail, Truck-Water, Rail-Water and Other multiple modes.

(NA) Not available

(X) Not applicable

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Transportation, Research and Innovative Technology Administration, Bureau of Transportation Statistics, 2002 Commodity Flow Survey data, March 2005.