Table B-13 - Estimated Measures of Reliability for Shipment Characteristics by Destination and Mode of Transportation for State of Origin: 2002

Table B-13 - Estimated Measures of Reliability for Shipment Characteristics by Destination and Mode of Transportation for State of Origin: 2002

[Estimates are based on data from the Commodity Flow Survey. Because of rounding, estimates may not be additive]

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Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles CV of average miles
per shipment
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
All modes 3.4 8.0 24.7 32.0
Single modes 3.7 1.5 14.2 7.6 26.1 2.5 43.8
Truck 5.8 3.0 13.2 3.0 13.0 5.5 38.5
For-hire truck 11.2 2.1 14.9 1.3 18.1 3.7 12.3
Private truck 7.3 2.8 17.7 2.7 13.3 1.9 28.8
Rail 11.3 1.9 22.2 9.5 27.9 6.3 5.6
Water
Shallow draft
Great Lakes
Deep draft
Air (including truck and air) 40.6 1.3 46.4 46.3 20.1
Pipeline S S S S S S S
Multiple modes 17.4 1.5 S S S S 14.1
Parcel, USPS or courier 18.3 1.5 27.3 19.5 14.1
Truck and rail S S 38.7 48.7 22.7
Truck and water S S S S S S 29.8
Rail and water S S S S S S 29.8
Other Multiple modes S S S S S S 31.6
Other and unknown modes 14.9 0.5 S S 45.8 1.1 49.3

Alabama

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles CV of average miles
per shipment
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
All modes S S S S S S 1.5
Single modes S S S S S S 15.0
Truck S S S S S S 18.3
For-hire truck S S S S S S 18.4
Private truck S S S S S S 29.8
Rail S S S S S S 27.9
Water
Shallow draft
Great Lakes
Deep draft
Air (including truck and air)
Pipeline S S S
Multiple modes 45.3 14.8 37.7 14.9 38.7 14.9 10.7
Parcel, USPS or courier 45.3 14.8 37.7 14.9 38.7 14.9 10.7
Truck and rail
Truck and water
Rail and water
Other Multiple modes
Other and unknown modes S S S S S S 31.6

Alaska

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles CV of average miles
per shipment
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
All modes S S 45.7 S S 26.7
Single modes S S S S S S 29.2
Truck S S S S S S 31.6
For-hire truck
Private truck S S S S S S 31.6
Rail
Water
Shallow draft
Great Lakes
Deep draft
Air (including truck and air) S S S S S S 29.9
Pipeline S S S
Multiple modes 41.1 14.3 S S S S 40.6
Parcel, USPS or courier S S S S S S 35.0
Truck and rail
Truck and water S S S S S S 31.6
Rail and water
Other Multiple modes
Other and unknown modes S S S S S S 30.0

Arizona

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles CV of average miles
per shipment
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
All modes 24.3 36.1 35.9 2.3
Single modes 27.4 8.1 36.1 0.6 36.0 0.6 6.5
Truck 46.6 12.3 34.0 19.1 34.4 19.6 18.4
For-hire truck 37.0 10.2 32.7 17.2 31.8 17.5 18.4
Private truck S S S S S S 31.6
Rail 38.3 15.6 40.4 19.5 38.7 20.0 21.2
Water
Shallow draft
Great Lakes
Deep draft
Air (including truck and air) S S S S S S 31.6
Pipeline S S S
Multiple modes 37.9 8.1 41.6 0.6 40.5 0.6 1.8
Parcel, USPS or courier 37.9 8.1 41.6 0.6 40.5 0.6 1.8
Truck and rail
Truck and water
Rail and water
Other Multiple modes
Other and unknown modes

Arkansas

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles CV of average miles
per shipment
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
All modes 37.6 41.9 40.1 2.9
Single modes 27.0 14.5 48.6 16.0 45.6 16.0 15.3
Truck 38.5 10.5 S S S S 18.3
For-hire truck 38.0 10.0 S S S S 18.3
Private truck S S S S S S 31.6
Rail 46.2 13.1 S S S S 25.8
Water
Shallow draft
Great Lakes
Deep draft
Air (including truck and air)
Pipeline S S S
Multiple modes 48.7 14.8 43.9 17.9 44.8 17.9 11.0
Parcel, USPS or courier 48.7 14.8 43.9 17.9 44.8 17.9 11.0
Truck and rail
Truck and water
Rail and water
Other Multiple modes
Other and unknown modes S S S S S S 29.8

California

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles CV of average miles
per shipment
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
All modes 18.0 33.9 40.5 7.3
Single modes 21.1 5.3 34.1 1.2 40.7 1.2 6.2
Truck 32.0 6.3 30.4 10.4 31.1 10.9 1.4
For-hire truck 15.3 5.6 29.2 9.5 29.4 9.9 1.3
Private truck S S S S S S 15.4
Rail 28.1 8.7 45.6 11.4 S S 4.9
Water
Shallow draft
Great Lakes
Deep draft
Air (including truck and air) S S S S S S 26.8
Pipeline S S S
Multiple modes 19.4 4.7 S S S S 9.0
Parcel, USPS or courier 19.6 4.7 24.9 0.3 24.4 0.2 9.0
Truck and rail S S S S S S 29.9
Truck and water
Rail and water
Other Multiple modes
Other and unknown modes S S S S S S 23.7

Colorado

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles CV of average miles
per shipment
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
All modes 20.4 39.7 45.4 6.4
Single modes 24.5 5.8 39.8 0.4 45.5 0.3 5.3
Truck 28.7 7.3 37.7 7.8 42.5 7.5 5.2
For-hire truck 30.9 8.7 37.5 8.3 42.9 7.8 6.5
Private truck S S 47.5 2.3 45.1 1.8 12.8
Rail 34.7 5.0 46.8 7.7 S S 11.1
Water
Shallow draft
Great Lakes
Deep draft
Air (including truck and air) S S S S S S 31.2
Pipeline S S S
Multiple modes 31.7 5.6 37.9 0.4 37.6 0.3 9.9
Parcel, USPS or courier 31.7 5.6 37.9 0.4 37.6 0.3 9.9
Truck and rail
Truck and water
Rail and water
Other Multiple modes
Other and unknown modes S S S S S S 26.1

Connecticut

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles CV of average miles
per shipment
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
All modes 34.1 48.1 48.4 2.3
Single modes S S S S S S 23.6
Truck S S S S S S 31.6
For-hire truck S S S S S S 31.6
Private truck
Rail S S S S S S 27.9
Water
Shallow draft
Great Lakes
Deep draft
Air (including truck and air) S S S S S S 31.6
Pipeline S S S
Multiple modes S S S S S S 10.7
Parcel, USPS or courier S S S S S S 10.7
Truck and rail
Truck and water
Rail and water
Other Multiple modes
Other and unknown modes

Delaware

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles CV of average miles
per shipment
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
All modes S S S S S S 23.6
Single modes S S S S S S 29.8
Truck S S S S S S 29.8
For-hire truck S S S S S S 29.8
Private truck
Rail
Water
Shallow draft
Great Lakes
Deep draft
Air (including truck and air)
Pipeline S S S
Multiple modes S S S S S S 25.8
Parcel, USPS or courier S S S S S S 25.8
Truck and rail
Truck and water
Rail and water
Other Multiple modes
Other and unknown modes

District of Columbia

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles CV of average miles
per shipment
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
All modes S S S S S S 23.6
Single modes S S S S S S 31.6
Truck
For-hire truck
Private truck
Rail S S S S S S 31.6
Water
Shallow draft
Great Lakes
Deep draft
Air (including truck and air)
Pipeline S S S
Multiple modes S S S S S S 23.6
Parcel, USPS or courier S S S S S S 23.6
Truck and rail
Truck and water
Rail and water
Other Multiple modes
Other and unknown modes

Florida

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles CV of average miles
per shipment
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
All modes 29.6 S S S S 1.4
Single modes 40.3 12.3 S S S S 11.1
Truck S S S S S S 11.9
For-hire truck S S S S S S 15.8
Private truck S S S S S S 27.9
Rail S S S S S S 26.0
Water
Shallow draft
Great Lakes
Deep draft
Air (including truck and air) S S S S S S 29.8
Pipeline S S S
Multiple modes 30.0 12.3 44.5 12.9 42.1 12.9 1.3
Parcel, USPS or courier 30.0 12.3 44.5 12.9 42.1 12.9 1.3
Truck and rail
Truck and water
Rail and water
Other Multiple modes
Other and unknown modes

Georgia

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles CV of average miles
per shipment
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
All modes 35.9 S S S S 1.5
Single modes 45.3 13.1 S S S S 11.0
Truck S S S S S S 11.0
For-hire truck S S S S S S 15.2
Private truck S S S S S S 25.8
Rail S S S S S S 27.9
Water
Shallow draft
Great Lakes
Deep draft
Air (including truck and air) S S S S S S 31.6
Pipeline S S S
Multiple modes 45.8 13.3 S S S S 1.8
Parcel, USPS or courier 25.5 13.9 24.2 11.0 24.3 11.1 1.5
Truck and rail S S S S S S 29.8
Truck and water
Rail and water
Other Multiple modes
Other and unknown modes S S S S S S 29.8

Hawaii

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles CV of average miles
per shipment
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
All modes S S S S S S 21.1
Single modes S S S S S S 31.6
Truck
For-hire truck
Private truck
Rail
Water
Shallow draft
Great Lakes
Deep draft
Air (including truck and air) S S S S S S 31.6
Pipeline S S S
Multiple modes S S S S S S 21.1
Parcel, USPS or courier S S S S S S 21.1
Truck and rail
Truck and water S S S S S S 31.6
Rail and water
Other Multiple modes
Other and unknown modes

Idaho

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles CV of average miles
per shipment
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
All modes 18.9 30.7 28.6 8.2
Single modes 21.0 5.1 30.8 0.1 28.7 0.1 7.9
Truck 22.2 5.6 29.4 2.0 28.9 3.6 9.1
For-hire truck 20.3 8.7 42.1 9.7 41.9 10.0 8.9
Private truck 41.6 9.2 31.2 10.0 38.4 10.6 10.6
Rail S S S S S S 28.8
Water
Shallow draft
Great Lakes
Deep draft
Air (including truck and air) S S S S S S 31.6
Pipeline S S S
Multiple modes 32.9 5.1 26.2 0.1 28.4 0.1 27.7
Parcel, USPS or courier 32.9 5.1 26.2 0.1 28.4 0.1 27.7
Truck and rail
Truck and water
Rail and water
Other Multiple modes
Other and unknown modes S S S S S S 29.9

Illinois

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles CV of average miles
per shipment
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
All modes 29.0 31.8 30.6 2.1
Single modes 35.2 6.2 31.8 30.6 4.2
Truck 30.8 5.2 41.0 8.6 44.8 7.9 4.1
For-hire truck 30.9 5.2 42.8 8.6 46.8 7.9 4.0
Private truck S S S S S S 28.1
Rail 41.2 8.6 32.5 8.7 31.4 8.0 4.6
Water
Shallow draft
Great Lakes
Deep draft
Air (including truck and air) S S S S S S 27.9
Pipeline S S S
Multiple modes 42.7 5.9 25.7 26.8 2.4
Parcel, USPS or courier 42.7 5.9 25.7 26.8 2.4
Truck and rail
Truck and water
Rail and water
Other Multiple modes
Other and unknown modes S S S S S S 29.8

Indiana

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles CV of average miles
per shipment
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
All modes 20.2 45.9 44.5 2.1
Single modes 22.6 6.0 45.9 44.5 3.1
Truck 22.1 12.0 42.4 15.7 43.4 15.6 2.9
For-hire truck 20.1 12.1 48.7 15.7 49.4 15.6 3.5
Private truck S S S S S S 27.9
Rail 30.6 10.9 47.4 15.7 46.4 15.6 15.4
Water
Shallow draft
Great Lakes
Deep draft
Air (including truck and air) S S S S S S 31.6
Pipeline S S S
Multiple modes 43.9 6.0 37.9 38.8 10.7
Parcel, USPS or courier 43.9 6.0 37.9 38.8 10.7
Truck and rail
Truck and water
Rail and water
Other Multiple modes
Other and unknown modes

Iowa

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles CV of average miles
per shipment
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
All modes 23.8 32.0 30.5 3.8
Single modes 24.4 3.5 32.0 0.2 30.5 0.1 5.4
Truck 24.6 10.9 29.1 15.3 29.8 15.6 5.1
For-hire truck 25.7 11.4 31.6 14.4 31.6 14.6 8.1
Private truck S S S S S S 23.7
Rail 36.4 9.9 43.2 15.3 38.9 15.7 22.1
Water
Shallow draft
Great Lakes
Deep draft
Air (including truck and air) S S S S S S 31.6
Pipeline S S S
Multiple modes 45.5 3.7 19.8 0.2 20.9 0.1 4.1
Parcel, USPS or courier 45.5 3.7 19.8 0.2 20.9 0.1 4.1
Truck and rail
Truck and water
Rail and water
Other Multiple modes
Other and unknown modes S S S S S S 28.0

Kansas

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles CV of average miles
per shipment
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
All modes 32.6 30.9 32.1 3.3
Single modes 38.0 8.2 31.1 1.6 32.3 1.4 9.6
Truck 42.1 11.0 38.9 12.8 44.2 13.4 12.2
For-hire truck 44.5 13.0 39.8 13.0 44.8 13.4 15.8
Private truck S S S S S S 28.2
Rail S S S S S S 27.9
Water
Shallow draft
Great Lakes
Deep draft
Air (including truck and air) S S S S S S 31.6
Pipeline S S S
Multiple modes 35.3 8.1 30.3 1.6 30.6 1.4 3.5
Parcel, USPS or courier 35.3 8.1 30.3 1.6 30.6 1.4 3.5
Truck and rail
Truck and water
Rail and water
Other Multiple modes
Other and unknown modes S S S S S S 31.6

Kentucky

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles CV of average miles
per shipment
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
All modes S S S S S S 1.9
Single modes S S S S S S 15.1
Truck S S S S S S 23.6
For-hire truck S S S S S S 25.9
Private truck S S S S S S 31.6
Rail S S S S S S 25.9
Water
Shallow draft
Great Lakes
Deep draft
Air (including truck and air) S S S S S S 31.6
Pipeline S S S
Multiple modes 32.3 15.9 49.9 17.8 49.8 17.8 10.7
Parcel, USPS or courier 32.3 15.9 49.9 17.8 49.8 17.8 10.7
Truck and rail
Truck and water
Rail and water
Other Multiple modes
Other and unknown modes S S S S S S 31.6

Louisiana

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles CV of average miles
per shipment
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
All modes 28.5 S S S S 2.3
Single modes 46.0 14.1 S S S S 18.3
Truck S S S S S S 21.1
For-hire truck S S S S S S 25.9
Private truck S S S S S S 29.8
Rail S S S S S S 29.8
Water
Shallow draft
Great Lakes
Deep draft
Air (including truck and air)
Pipeline S S S
Multiple modes 44.6 14.1 49.3 19.3 S S 10.8
Parcel, USPS or courier 44.6 14.1 49.3 19.3 S S 10.8
Truck and rail
Truck and water
Rail and water
Other Multiple modes
Other and unknown modes

Maine

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles CV of average miles
per shipment
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
All modes S S S S S S 18.3
Single modes S S S S S S 25.9
Truck S S S S S S 29.8
For-hire truck S S S S S S 31.6
Private truck S S S S S S 31.6
Rail 46.9 11.8 S S S S 25.9
Water
Shallow draft
Great Lakes
Deep draft
Air (including truck and air)
Pipeline S S S
Multiple modes 41.3 16.9 S S S S 21.1
Parcel, USPS or courier 41.3 16.9 S S S S 21.1
Truck and rail
Truck and water
Rail and water
Other Multiple modes
Other and unknown modes

Maryland

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles CV of average miles
per shipment
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
All modes 31.4 43.6 44.3 1.6
Single modes S S S S S S 25.8
Truck S S S S S S 27.9
For-hire truck S S S S S S 29.8
Private truck S S S S S S 31.6
Rail S S S S S S 29.8
Water
Shallow draft
Great Lakes
Deep draft
Air (including truck and air)
Pipeline S S S
Multiple modes 38.2 15.3 S S S S 1.5
Parcel, USPS or courier 38.2 15.3 S S S S 1.5
Truck and rail
Truck and water
Rail and water
Other Multiple modes
Other and unknown modes S S S S S S 31.6

Massachusetts

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles CV of average miles
per shipment
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
All modes 28.6 49.4 48.9 1.0
Single modes 37.0 12.9 49.5 14.9 49.0 14.9 15.0
Truck 45.0 9.5 S S S S 23.6
For-hire truck 47.1 9.6 S S S S 23.6
Private truck S S S S S S 31.6
Rail 41.2 10.1 43.6 13.1 43.6 13.1 15.0
Water
Shallow draft
Great Lakes
Deep draft
Air (including truck and air)
Pipeline S S S
Multiple modes S S 39.6 14.9 39.3 14.9 1.1
Parcel, USPS or courier S S 39.6 14.9 39.3 14.9 1.1
Truck and rail
Truck and water
Rail and water
Other Multiple modes
Other and unknown modes S S S S S S 31.6

Michigan

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles CV of average miles
per shipment
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
All modes 45.6 S S S S 2.0
Single modes S S S S S S 3.0
Truck S S S S S S 15.1
For-hire truck S S S S S S 18.5
Private truck S S S S S S 23.7
Rail 43.0 5.1 S S S S 18.9
Water
Shallow draft
Great Lakes
Deep draft
Air (including truck and air) S S S S S S 29.8
Pipeline S S S
Multiple modes 26.0 7.5 S S S S 2.6
Parcel, USPS or courier 30.2 8.0 40.0 0.6 42.7 0.5 2.6
Truck and rail
Truck and water
Rail and water S S S S S S 29.8
Other Multiple modes
Other and unknown modes S S S S S S 27.9

Minnesota

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles CV of average miles
per shipment
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
All modes 23.0 29.4 32.6 3.9
Single modes 24.1 2.5 29.4 32.6 7.8
Truck 17.2 9.7 40.2 10.5 43.5 10.7 3.9
For-hire truck 21.3 8.1 45.5 9.4 49.2 9.5 4.1
Private truck 35.9 4.2 49.1 1.2 S S 18.7
Rail 34.9 9.9 29.4 10.5 32.7 10.7 4.7
Water
Shallow draft
Great Lakes
Deep draft
Air (including truck and air) S S S S S S 25.9
Pipeline S S S
Multiple modes 35.0 2.5 S S S S 6.8
Parcel, USPS or courier 35.0 2.5 S S S S 6.8
Truck and rail
Truck and water
Rail and water
Other Multiple modes
Other and unknown modes S S S S S S 28.0

Mississippi

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles CV of average miles
per shipment
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
All modes S S S S S S 2.1
Single modes S S S S S S 26.0
Truck S S S S S S 28.0
For-hire truck S S S S S S 28.0
Private truck
Rail
Water
Shallow draft
Great Lakes
Deep draft
Air (including truck and air) S S S S S S 31.6
Pipeline S S S
Multiple modes S S S S S S 18.3
Parcel, USPS or courier S S S S S S 18.3
Truck and rail
Truck and water
Rail and water
Other Multiple modes
Other and unknown modes S S S S S S 31.6

Missouri

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles CV of average miles
per shipment
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
All modes 24.6 35.3 34.3 2.5
Single modes 28.4 11.1 36.1 9.8 35.2 9.9 3.5
Truck S S S S S S 11.2
For-hire truck S S S S S S 11.0
Private truck S S S S S S 24.2
Rail 38.2 9.9 28.5 13.4 28.1 13.5 15.2
Water
Shallow draft
Great Lakes
Deep draft
Air (including truck and air) S S S S S S 29.8
Pipeline S S S
Multiple modes 41.5 10.3 S S S S 10.7
Parcel, USPS or courier 46.2 5.6 35.8 34.6 10.7
Truck and rail S S S S S S 31.6
Truck and water
Rail and water
Other Multiple modes
Other and unknown modes S S S S S S 27.9

Montana

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles CV of average miles
per shipment
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
All modes 6.6 23.7 19.9 22.3
Single modes 7.0 1.7 23.3 10.8 14.9 6.8 22.5
Truck 7.8 3.6 15.6 11.5 13.8 7.2 22.1
For-hire truck 20.9 2.9 25.5 3.4 15.3 4.0 12.5
Private truck 8.4 3.5 18.6 10.0 17.9 5.7 22.1
Rail 34.0 1.0 S S 38.3 4.7 24.0
Water
Shallow draft
Great Lakes
Deep draft
Air (including truck and air) S S S S S S 30.0
Pipeline S S S S S S S
Multiple modes 32.5 1.8 48.8 S S 12.5
Parcel, USPS or courier 33.5 1.8 35.2 36.9 0.2 12.6
Truck and rail S S S S S S 30.0
Truck and water
Rail and water
Other Multiple modes S S S S S S 31.6
Other and unknown modes 18.6 0.9 S S S S 28.6

Nebraska

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles CV of average miles
per shipment
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
All modes 32.7 40.2 41.9 19.9
Single modes 37.8 7.5 40.2 6.7 42.0 8.1 26.3
Truck 44.9 12.1 42.1 14.3 43.3 15.1 23.6
For-hire truck S S 48.1 13.7 46.4 14.1 13.1
Private truck 42.1 10.9 S S 48.5 9.8 24.3
Rail S S S S S S 28.1
Water
Shallow draft
Great Lakes
Deep draft
Air (including truck and air)
Pipeline S S S
Multiple modes S S 43.9 6.7 S S 17.7
Parcel, USPS or courier S S 43.9 6.7 S S 17.7
Truck and rail
Truck and water
Rail and water
Other Multiple modes
Other and unknown modes S S S S S S 29.9

Nevada

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles CV of average miles
per shipment
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
All modes 23.5 S S S S 7.0
Single modes 32.4 12.0 S S S S 17.1
Truck 42.4 11.9 S S 48.8 17.6 11.1
For-hire truck 42.4 11.9 S S 48.7 17.5 11.1
Private truck S S S S S S 29.8
Rail S S S S S S 24.2
Water
Shallow draft
Great Lakes
Deep draft
Air (including truck and air) S S S S S S 28.1
Pipeline S S S
Multiple modes 31.8 11.0 S S S S 14.3
Parcel, USPS or courier 37.6 11.5 45.9 9.5 44.3 9.6 14.4
Truck and rail S S S S S S 31.6
Truck and water
Rail and water
Other Multiple modes
Other and unknown modes S S S S S S 30.0

New Hampshire

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles CV of average miles
per shipment
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
All modes S S S S S S 10.6
Single modes S S S S S S 25.9
Truck S S S S S S 31.6
For-hire truck S S S S S S 31.6
Private truck
Rail S S S S S S 27.9
Water
Shallow draft
Great Lakes
Deep draft
Air (including truck and air)
Pipeline S S S
Multiple modes S S S S S S 15.0
Parcel, USPS or courier S S S S S S 15.0
Truck and rail
Truck and water
Rail and water
Other Multiple modes
Other and unknown modes

New Jersey

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles CV of average miles
per shipment
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
All modes 38.6 18.4 19.5 1.0
Single modes 38.8 10.5 18.4 10.5 19.5 10.5 10.8
Truck 35.4 10.0 S S S S 15.1
For-hire truck 35.2 7.8 S S S S 15.0
Private truck S S S S S S 28.0
Rail 29.5 13.1 28.4 13.6 29.8 13.6 21.3
Water
Shallow draft
Great Lakes
Deep draft
Air (including truck and air) S S 45.7 13.5 45.7 13.3 25.8
Pipeline S S S
Multiple modes 26.9 10.3 42.1 10.5 41.8 10.5 1.0
Parcel, USPS or courier 26.9 10.3 42.1 10.5 41.8 10.5 1.0
Truck and rail
Truck and water
Rail and water
Other Multiple modes
Other and unknown modes S S S S S S 31.6

New Mexico

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles CV of average miles
per shipment
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
All modes 25.3 36.2 36.4 5.9
Single modes 34.8 7.8 36.4 4.9 36.7 4.8 7.4
Truck 28.9 9.4 37.0 14.2 35.5 15.2 15.7
For-hire truck 28.9 9.4 37.0 14.2 35.5 15.2 15.7
Private truck
Rail S S 42.1 15.5 42.6 16.7 23.7
Water
Shallow draft
Great Lakes
Deep draft
Air (including truck and air)
Pipeline S S S
Multiple modes 32.0 7.8 37.2 4.9 36.1 4.8 7.4
Parcel, USPS or courier 32.0 7.8 37.2 4.9 36.1 4.8 7.4
Truck and rail
Truck and water
Rail and water
Other Multiple modes
Other and unknown modes

New York

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles CV of average miles
per shipment
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
All modes 33.6 S S S S 1.0
Single modes 44.1 10.5 S S S S 3.3
Truck S S 38.4 17.2 38.2 17.1 11.1
For-hire truck S S 47.3 14.6 47.5 14.3 15.3
Private truck S S S S S S 25.9
Rail 49.1 10.1 S S S S 18.6
Water
Shallow draft
Great Lakes
Deep draft
Air (including truck and air) S S S S S S 28.0
Pipeline S S S
Multiple modes 24.4 10.5 41.3 1.9 41.0 2.5 1.0
Parcel, USPS or courier 24.4 10.5 41.3 1.9 41.0 2.5 1.0
Truck and rail
Truck and water
Rail and water
Other Multiple modes
Other and unknown modes S S S S S S 29.8

North Carolina

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles CV of average miles
per shipment
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
All modes 42.2 32.7 33.2 0.9
Single modes 47.7 15.8 32.8 14.9 33.3 14.9 15.1
Truck S S S S S S 18.4
For-hire truck S S S S S S 18.3
Private truck S S S S S S 25.8
Rail S S 49.2 15.5 49.4 15.9 23.6
Water
Shallow draft
Great Lakes
Deep draft
Air (including truck and air) S S S S S S 29.8
Pipeline S S S
Multiple modes 36.8 15.7 41.3 14.9 42.0 14.9 1.2
Parcel, USPS or courier 36.8 15.7 41.3 14.9 42.0 14.9 1.2
Truck and rail
Truck and water
Rail and water
Other Multiple modes
Other and unknown modes S S S S S S 31.6

North Dakota

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles CV of average miles
per shipment
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
All modes 16.6 16.1 23.5 6.8
Single modes 17.6 2.0 16.1 23.5 6.0
Truck 19.4 6.6 30.3 12.7 32.4 13.5 5.2
For-hire truck 42.7 10.2 S S S S 18.0
Private truck 22.6 12.5 39.6 11.7 43.3 12.0 8.5
Rail 38.1 6.6 34.6 12.6 34.7 13.5 12.2
Water
Shallow draft
Great Lakes
Deep draft
Air (including truck and air)
Pipeline S S S
Multiple modes 48.5 1.9 S S 38.0 29.1
Parcel, USPS or courier 48.5 1.9 S S 38.0 29.1
Truck and rail
Truck and water
Rail and water
Other Multiple modes
Other and unknown modes S S S S S S 29.9

Ohio

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles CV of average miles
per shipment
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
All modes 23.6 37.3 37.1 0.9
Single modes 28.2 9.3 37.4 2.5 37.2 2.4 2.2
Truck 34.6 10.1 S S S S 1.6
For-hire truck 36.1 10.8 S S S S 10.7
Private truck S S S S S S 29.8
Rail 45.8 11.2 S S S S 23.6
Water
Shallow draft
Great Lakes
Deep draft
Air (including truck and air) S S S S S S 28.0
Pipeline S S S
Multiple modes 36.1 9.0 33.6 2.5 33.3 2.4 1.0
Parcel, USPS or courier 36.1 9.0 33.6 2.5 33.3 2.4 1.0
Truck and rail
Truck and water
Rail and water
Other Multiple modes
Other and unknown modes S S S S S S 27.9

Oklahoma

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles CV of average miles
per shipment
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
All modes 17.3 19.6 21.0 2.0
Single modes 18.6 8.4 19.7 10.4 21.0 10.5 12.8
Truck 30.2 11.1 35.9 16.1 35.5 16.4 18.9
For-hire truck 30.2 11.1 35.9 16.1 35.5 16.4 18.9
Private truck
Rail 43.2 9.5 42.7 16.5 42.9 17.1 25.9
Water
Shallow draft
Great Lakes
Deep draft
Air (including truck and air)
Pipeline S S S
Multiple modes 23.5 8.4 28.2 10.4 27.7 10.5 5.6
Parcel, USPS or courier 23.5 8.4 28.2 10.4 27.7 10.5 5.6
Truck and rail
Truck and water
Rail and water
Other Multiple modes
Other and unknown modes S S S S S S 31.6

Oregon

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles CV of average miles
per shipment
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
All modes 27.4 27.4 29.9 7.6
Single modes 30.1 5.9 27.4 0.3 29.9 0.9 16.0
Truck 23.9 9.5 S S S S 6.9
For-hire truck 32.5 7.4 S S S S 6.3
Private truck S S S S S S 21.8
Rail 38.9 12.3 31.1 15.5 32.2 15.5 11.9
Water
Shallow draft
Great Lakes
Deep draft
Air (including truck and air) S S S S S S 29.8
Pipeline S S S
Multiple modes 18.4 3.2 33.2 0.2 33.0 0.8 18.0
Parcel, USPS or courier 18.4 3.2 33.2 0.2 33.0 0.8 18.0
Truck and rail
Truck and water
Rail and water
Other Multiple modes
Other and unknown modes S S 44.2 45.4 0.1 26.0

Pennsylvania

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles CV of average miles
per shipment
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
All modes 31.1 S S S S 1.3
Single modes 36.8 6.1 S S S S 2.7
Truck 43.7 10.6 S S S S 3.5
For-hire truck 49.4 11.2 S S S S 3.5
Private truck S S S S S S 27.9
Rail 44.4 11.1 S S S S 21.1
Water
Shallow draft
Great Lakes
Deep draft
Air (including truck and air)
Pipeline S S S
Multiple modes 30.4 6.1 28.0 0.5 28.1 0.5 1.6
Parcel, USPS or courier 30.4 6.1 28.0 0.5 28.1 0.5 1.6
Truck and rail
Truck and water
Rail and water
Other Multiple modes
Other and unknown modes S S S S S S 31.6

Rhode Island

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles CV of average miles
per shipment
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
All modes S S S S S S 25.8
Single modes
Truck
For-hire truck
Private truck
Rail
Water
Shallow draft
Great Lakes
Deep draft
Air (including truck and air)
Pipeline S S S
Multiple modes S S S S S S 25.8
Parcel, USPS or courier S S S S S S 25.8
Truck and rail
Truck and water
Rail and water
Other Multiple modes
Other and unknown modes

South Carolina

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles CV of average miles
per shipment
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
All modes S S 44.2 44.8 2.3
Single modes S S 44.5 18.0 45.1 17.9 15.2
Truck 28.3 14.2 44.5 18.0 45.1 17.9 15.2
For-hire truck 40.2 11.6 S S S S 21.1
Private truck 45.6 9.0 S S S S 25.9
Rail
Water
Shallow draft
Great Lakes
Deep draft
Air (including truck and air) S S S S S S 29.8
Pipeline S S S
Multiple modes 25.1 16.6 34.4 18.0 34.3 17.9 2.3
Parcel, USPS or courier 25.1 16.6 34.4 18.0 34.3 17.9 2.3
Truck and rail
Truck and water
Rail and water
Other Multiple modes
Other and unknown modes S S S S S S 27.9

South Dakota

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles CV of average miles
per shipment
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
All modes 27.0 32.2 39.3 11.8
Single modes 25.5 2.0 32.2 0.1 39.4 0.1 5.4
Truck 27.6 5.0 33.3 10.3 37.6 13.3 5.1
For-hire truck 45.3 11.2 44.6 9.3 46.2 10.6 11.4
Private truck 44.1 9.4 35.9 9.2 34.3 9.5 9.7
Rail S S S S S S 27.4
Water
Shallow draft
Great Lakes
Deep draft
Air (including truck and air) S S S S S S 31.6
Pipeline S S S
Multiple modes S S 40.0 0.1 33.7 0.1 15.6
Parcel, USPS or courier S S 40.0 0.1 33.7 0.1 15.6
Truck and rail
Truck and water
Rail and water
Other Multiple modes
Other and unknown modes S S S S S S 30.9

Tennessee

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles CV of average miles
per shipment
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
All modes 29.5 32.6 33.5 2.4
Single modes 33.8 13.2 32.6 14.9 33.5 14.9 15.0
Truck 41.2 13.2 43.3 15.6 43.4 15.8 21.1
For-hire truck 44.0 13.1 43.6 14.4 42.6 14.6 21.1
Private truck S S S S S S 31.6
Rail 46.1 13.5 S S S S 25.8
Water
Shallow draft
Great Lakes
Deep draft
Air (including truck and air)
Pipeline S S S
Multiple modes 43.0 13.1 33.8 14.9 33.8 14.9 2.9
Parcel, USPS or courier 43.0 13.1 33.8 14.9 33.8 14.9 2.9
Truck and rail
Truck and water
Rail and water
Other Multiple modes
Other and unknown modes S S S S S S 31.6

Texas

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles CV of average miles
per shipment
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
All modes 23.8 S S S S 1.6
Single modes 36.1 9.7 S S S S 4.8
Truck 25.2 7.3 43.8 17.3 41.8 17.4 5.9
For-hire truck 23.3 7.2 S S S S 5.9
Private truck S S S S S S 27.9
Rail 49.2 12.3 S S S S 18.3
Water
Shallow draft
Great Lakes
Deep draft
Air (including truck and air) S S S S S S 30.1
Pipeline S S S
Multiple modes 31.5 9.0 S S S S 1.9
Parcel, USPS or courier 29.5 8.9 37.6 1.4 37.9 1.4 1.9
Truck and rail S S S S S S 29.8
Truck and water
Rail and water
Other Multiple modes
Other and unknown modes S S S S S S 27.9

Utah

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles CV of average miles
per shipment
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
All modes 20.1 39.0 42.2 18.3
Single modes 21.7 3.3 39.1 0.6 42.3 0.5 4.1
Truck 21.2 3.3 41.7 5.1 45.9 6.0 4.1
For-hire truck 26.0 6.1 S S S S 4.5
Private truck 23.8 4.1 S S S S 4.7
Rail S S S S S S 26.5
Water
Shallow draft
Great Lakes
Deep draft
Air (including truck and air)
Pipeline S S S
Multiple modes 36.6 3.4 S S S S 21.7
Parcel, USPS or courier 36.6 3.4 S S S S 21.7
Truck and rail
Truck and water
Rail and water
Other Multiple modes
Other and unknown modes S S S S S S 31.6

Vermont

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles CV of average miles
per shipment
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
All modes S S S S S S 23.6
Single modes
Truck
For-hire truck
Private truck
Rail
Water
Shallow draft
Great Lakes
Deep draft
Air (including truck and air)
Pipeline S S S
Multiple modes S S S S S S 23.6
Parcel, USPS or courier S S S S S S 23.6
Truck and rail
Truck and water
Rail and water
Other Multiple modes
Other and unknown modes

Virginia

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles CV of average miles
per shipment
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
All modes 29.4 S S S S 0.9
Single modes S S S S S S 18.4
Truck S S 47.7 18.4 48.1 18.6 21.2
For-hire truck S S 48.7 18.8 49.1 19.0 21.2
Private truck S S S S S S 31.6
Rail S S S S S S 29.8
Water
Shallow draft
Great Lakes
Deep draft
Air (including truck and air) S S S S S S 31.6
Pipeline S S S
Multiple modes 30.8 12.9 34.1 18.2 33.8 18.3 1.0
Parcel, USPS or courier 30.8 12.9 34.1 18.2 33.8 18.3 1.0
Truck and rail
Truck and water
Rail and water
Other Multiple modes
Other and unknown modes

Washington

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles CV of average miles
per shipment
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
All modes 15.2 S S S S 10.6
Single modes 19.5 5.2 S S S S 11.8
Truck 13.3 5.5 17.7 19.7 S S 5.9
For-hire truck 19.4 6.7 26.7 16.0 26.8 16.6 4.6
Private truck 30.4 6.6 S S S S 14.2
Rail 49.5 7.5 S S S S 18.8
Water
Shallow draft
Great Lakes
Deep draft
Air (including truck and air) S S S S S S 28.2
Pipeline S S S
Multiple modes 38.8 5.1 17.6 0.2 21.0 0.2 13.4
Parcel, USPS or courier 38.8 5.1 17.6 0.2 21.0 0.2 13.4
Truck and rail
Truck and water
Rail and water
Other Multiple modes
Other and unknown modes 36.5 0.3 39.3 41.4 25.3

West Virginia

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles CV of average miles
per shipment
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
All modes 35.9 S S S S 18.3
Single modes S S S S S S 29.8
Truck S S S S S S 31.6
For-hire truck S S S S S S 31.6
Private truck
Rail
Water
Shallow draft
Great Lakes
Deep draft
Air (including truck and air) S S S S S S 31.6
Pipeline S S S
Multiple modes S S S S S S 18.3
Parcel, USPS or courier S S S S S S 18.3
Truck and rail
Truck and water
Rail and water
Other Multiple modes
Other and unknown modes S S S S S S 31.6

Wisconsin

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles CV of average miles
per shipment
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
All modes 30.3 38.9 37.9 2.6
Single modes 31.5 6.3 38.9 37.9 7.4
Truck 23.1 6.9 23.0 12.9 23.8 12.4 6.2
For-hire truck 27.7 5.2 28.3 11.5 28.4 11.4 11.2
Private truck S S S S S S 24.1
Rail 34.4 11.5 39.1 12.9 38.2 12.5 11.1
Water
Shallow draft
Great Lakes
Deep draft
Air (including truck and air) S S S S S S 31.6
Pipeline S S S
Multiple modes 38.4 6.3 35.7 33.8 3.0
Parcel, USPS or courier 38.4 6.3 35.7 33.8 3.0
Truck and rail
Truck and water
Rail and water
Other Multiple modes
Other and unknown modes S S S S S S 27.9

Wyoming

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles CV of average miles
per shipment
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
CV Std. error
of percent
All modes 15.9 30.4 43.0 4.9
Single modes 16.1 2.8 30.5 0.2 43.1 0.3 5.2
Truck 16.2 2.8 31.1 1.5 44.6 2.6 5.1
For-hire truck 23.7 3.8 24.6 5.7 21.5 8.1 10.9
Private truck 19.8 5.8 40.8 6.2 S S 6.7
Rail S S S S S S 29.8
Water
Shallow draft
Great Lakes
Deep draft
Air (including truck and air) S S S S S S 31.6
Pipeline S S S S S S S
Multiple modes 33.4 2.1 48.9 0.2 47.7 0.2 12.3
Parcel, USPS or courier 33.4 2.1 48.9 0.2 47.7 0.2 12.3
Truck and rail
Truck and water
Rail and water
Other Multiple modes
Other and unknown modes S S 43.1 42.1 20.9

KEY:
– Represents data cell equal to zero or less than 1 unit of measure.
S Estimate does not meet publication standards because of high sampling variability or poor response quality.
CV Coefficient of variation of number

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SOURCE: Bureau of Transportation Statistics (USDOT) and U.S. Census Bureau, 2002 Commodity Flow Survey, Individual State Data, December 2004.