Figure 2 - Government Transportation Expenditures by Mode: FY 1985-1999

Figure 2 - Government Transportation Expenditures by Mode: FY 1985-1999

Chained 1996 Dollars

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Year Highway Air Transit Water Rail Pipeline
1985 64,676,590,867 11,015,319,588 22,664,334,673 7,152,908,867 1,500,587,089 10,629,943
1986 68,071,045,750 11,892,866,651 23,734,087,793 8,143,085,242 1,254,631,818 5,048,583
1987 69,977,502,206 12,563,400,443 25,011,791,779 7,429,114,691 1,094,885,981 4,530,158
1988 72,104,100,579 13,321,860,141 21,143,866,361 6,742,740,079 762,303,175 11,005,084
1989 72,677,643,623 13,903,722,299 21,353,189,077 6,580,558,403 764,263,129 18,406,503
1990 72,658,180,527 14,948,839,443 22,360,626,072 6,568,730,485 659,351,111 30,623,087
1991 75,078,028,468 15,993,089,596 23,532,228,721 6,724,388,397 909,405,170 32,119,424
1992 76,401,774,904 17,876,910,436 24,727,271,615 6,968,801,404 1,033,016,703 36,332,507
1993 75,603,622,037 18,897,748,547 22,977,366,272 7,173,065,564 894,503,493 36,417,159
1994 78,429,894,731 18,923,501,185 26,399,699,387 7,437,659,712 893,286,321 37,896,892
1995 81,116,379,289 17,335,632,930 26,758,597,068 6,772,836,018 1,065,823,400 44,261,809
1996 81,549,611,000 17,273,310,000 26,346,410,000 6,775,372,552 1,014,714,286 33,000,000
1997 82,100,607,549 18,346,627,924 26,199,081,101 6,840,540,257 1,124,465,567 28,414,658
1998 85,793,482,516 18,864,994,294 26,955,410,085 6,880,406,417 1,063,013,272 30,953,763
1999 89,207,098,435 20,415,844,549 27,114,043,752 7,206,725,802 531,399,262 28,229,980
Growth 1985-1999 38% 85% 20% 1% -65% 166%

SOURCES: U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT), Bureau of Transportation Statistics, compiled from:
Federal highway, transit, rail, pipeline, and general support: USDOT, Federal Highway Administration, Highway Statistics (Washington, DC: Annual issues), table FE-210, pp. IV-22. Executive Office of the President of the United States, Office of Management and Budget, Budget of the United States Government: Appendix (Washington, DC: Annual issues).
Federal air and water: Executive Office of the President of the United States, Office of Management and Budget, Budget of the United States FY 2002-Public Budget Database, "Outlays," available at http://w3.access.gpo.gov/usbudget/fy2002/db.html, as of October 2001.
____. Budget of the United States Government: Appendix (Washington, DC: Annual issues). National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Aeronautics and Space Report of the President (Washington, DC: Annual issues), appendix E-3, available http://www.hq.nasa.gov/office/hqlibrary/books/nasadoc.html, as of October 2001. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, personal communication, October 2001.
State and local: U.S. Department of Commerce (USDOC), U.S. Census Bureau, "State and Local Government Finance Estimates," available at ftp://ftp.census.gov/pub/outgoing/govs/, as of October 2001.
Chain-type price index: USDOC, Bureau of Economic Analysis, "National Income and Product Accounts Tables," 2001, table 7.1,
Quantity and Price Indexes for Gross Domestic Product, available at http://www.bea.doc.gov/bea/dn/nipaweb/, as of October 2001.