TABLE 49b Lift- or Ramp-Equipped Buses by Bus Type: 1993-2001

TABLE 49b Lift- or Ramp-Equipped Buses by Bus Type: 1993-2001

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  1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001
Large buses 23,338 24,398 27,420 29,073 29,684 33,512 36,029 37,581 40,501
Medium buses 1,911 2,153 2,561 3,081 4,143 5,150 5,959 6,926 7,337
Small buses 3,146 3,795 4,539 5,269 6,194 6,545 7,722 8,366 9,176
Articulated buses 693 719 861 893 911 1,071 1,503 1,712 1,771

NOTES: Large buses have more than 35 seats, medium buses have 25-35 seats, and small buses have less than 25 seats. Articulated buses are extra-long buses that measure between 54 and 60 feet.

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Transit Administration, "National Transit Summaries and Trends," 2002 draft, available at http://www.ntdprogram.com, as of February 2003.