Amtrak Passenger Load Factor (monthly data, not seasonally adjusted)
Load factor is related to the potential capacity of a system relative to its actual performance.
|Rail Passenger Load Factor||Sep-06||Sep-07|
|Passenger load factor (percent)||45.4||47.4|
|Percent change from same month previous year||-5.02||4.41|
NOTES: The current value is compared to the value from the same period in the previous year to account for seasonality.
SOURCE: Amtrak, "Monthly Performance Reports", available at http://www.amtrak.com/, as of February 2008.