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||Jan-07||Jan-08|
|Passenger load factor (percent)||39.0||43.2|
|Percent change from same month previous year||-2.99||10.77|
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 May 2008.