|Civilian aircraft (shipments)||1960||1965||1970||1975||1980||1985||1990||1991||1992||1993||1994||1995||1996||1997||1998||1999|
|Passenger car (new retail sales)||6,641,000||9,332,000||8,400,000||8,624,000||8,979,000||11,042,000||9,300,000||8,175,000||8,213,000||8,518,000||8,991,000||8,635,000||8,527,000||8,272,000||8,139,000||U|
|Motorcycle (new retail sales)b||N||N||1,125,000||940,000||1,070,000||710,000||303,000||280,000||278,000||293,000||306,000||309,000||330,000||356,000||432,000||U|
|Truck (factory sales, domestic)c||1,194,475||1,716,564||1,660,446||2,231,630||1,667,283||3,356,905||3,692,474||3,363,445||4,039,518||4,870,675||5,617,866||5,689,551||5,748,147||6,125,935||6,407,702||U|
|Bus (includes school bus) (factory sales)||I||35,241||31,994||40,530||34,385||33,533||32,731||24,058||22,484||24,549||22,409||23,918||27,583||26,882||27,483||U|
|Recreational vehicle (shipments)||N||192,830||380,300||339,600||178,500||351,700||347,300||293,700||382,700||420,200||518,800||475,200||466,800||438,800||441,300||U|
|Class I rail (deliveries)|
|Passenger train car||N||N||N||109||109||N||58||0||0||0||64||76||92||10||0||0|
a U.S.-manufactured fixed-wing aircraft over 33,000 pounds empty weight, including all jet transports plus the 4-engine turboprop-powered Lockheed L-100.
b Includes domestic and imported vehicles. Prior to 1985, all terrain vehicles (ATVs) were included in the motorcycle total. In 1995, the Motorcycle Industry Council revised its data for the years 1985 to present to exclude ATVs from its totals.
c Includes large passenger or utility vehicles that may be considered cars in other tables.
d Includes domestic and imported vehicles, wheel sizes 20 inches and over. 1997 and 1998 data are projections.
e Buses or bus-type vehicles only. Includes demand response. Excludes vanpool vans and most rural and smaller systems prior to 1984. Transit motor bus figure is also included as part of the bus total in the highway category.
f Includes all railroads and private car owners.
g Self-propelled, 1,000 or more gross tons.
h Retail unit estimates. Includes outboard, inboard, and sterndrive boats, jet boats (since 1995), personal watercraft (since 1991), sailboats and canoes. Also includes inflatable boats (until 1992) and sailboards (until 1990).
I Included in truck figure.
KEY: N = data do not exist; P = preliminary; R = revised; U = data are not available.
1960-98: Aerospace Industries Association, Aerospace Facts and Figures (Washington, DC: Annual issues), "Civil Aircraft Shipments".
1999: Ibid., Internet site www.aia-aerospace.org/departments/stats/Table5.html, as of July 13, 2000.
Passenger cars and trucks:
1960-97: American Automobile Manufacturers Association, Motor Vehicle Facts & Figures, 1998 (Southfield, MI: 1999), p. 21 (passenger car) and p. 6 (truck).
1998: Ward's Communications, Motor Vehicle Facts & Figures, 1999 (Detroit, MI: 1998), p. 21 (passenger car) and p. 6 (truck).
1970-98: Motorcycle Industry Council, Inc., Motorcycle Statistical Annual, 1999 (Irvine, CA: 1999), p. 5 and similar tables in earlier editions.
1965-97: American Automobile Manufacturers Association, Motor Vehicle Facts & Figures, 1998 (Detroit, MI: 1998), p. 6 and similar tables in earlier editions.
1998: Ward's Communications, Motor Vehicle Facts & Figures, 1999 (Detroit, MI: 1999), p. 6 and personal communication, July 14, 2000.
1965-97: Ibid., Motor Vehicle Facts & Figures, 1998 (Detroit, MI: 1998), p. 12 and similar tables in earlier editions.
1998: Ward's Communications, Motor Vehicle Facts & Figures, 1999 (Detroit, MI: 1998), p. 11.
1980-98: National Bicycle Dealers Association, Internet site http://www.nbda.com as of Mar. 5, 1999, and personal communication, Sept. 24, 1996.
1960-98: American Public Transit Association 2000, Public Transportation Fact Book (Washington, DC: March 2000), table 56 and similar tables in earlier editions.
Class I rail:
1960-98: Association of American Railroads, Railroad Facts (Washington, DC: 1999), p. 54 and similar tables in earlier editions.
1975-80: Ibid., Railroad Facts (Washington, DC: 1997), p. 17 and similar tables in earlier editions.
1985-99: Amtrak Annual Report, Statistical Appendix (Washington, DC: Annual Issues).
1960-99: U.S. Department of Transprotation, Maritime Administration, Merchant Fleets of the World (Washington, DC: Annual issues).
Recreational boat: 1980-99: National Marine Manufacturers Association, Boating 1999 (Chicago, IL: 2000), annual retail unit estimates.