Table 3-2 U.S. Net Stocks of Transportation Private Equipment by Type ($ current millions)

Table 3-2
U.S. Net Stocks of Transportation Private Equipment by Type ($ current millions)

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  1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Trucks, buses, and truck trailers 181,402 206,706 234,066 260,750 283,010 321,822 370,869 404,838
Autos 126,418 142,301 149,983 158,951 159,904 157,837 161,193 162,758
Aircraft 133,484 137,356 143,610 147,119 149,596 158,461 177,838 203,087
Railroad equipment 68,949 71,806 76,909 77,053 77,129 79,116 82,338 84,390
Ships and boats (U.S. registered) 46,447 46,108 45,894 46,510 46,891 46,928 48,135 49,994
Total transportation equipment 556,700 604,276 650,462 690,383 716,529 764,164 840,373 905,068

NOTES: Net stock is the value of fixed assets adjusted for depreciation. Trucks includes pickups, panel trucks, vans, minivans, sport utility vehicles, jeeps, stationwagons built on truck chassis, and single-unit light and heavy trucks.

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of Economic Analysis, Fixed Assets and Consumer Durables, available at: http://www.bea.doc.gov/bea/dn/facd/Index.html#jump as of September 5, 2001.

  • The value of net stocks of U.S. registered ships and boats has grown very little since 1993, compared to the value of other kinds of transportation equipment.