|Jet fuel price (chained 2000 dollars)||0.66||0.59||0.59||0.69||0.64||0.47||0.55||0.90||0.76||0.69||0.82|
|Aircraft-miles of travel per capita||16.0||16.7||17.4||17.9||18.0||18.3||19.1||20.1||19.5||19.5||U|
KEY: U = data are unavailable.
NOTES: Current dollar amounts of fuel prices (see table 15-4b) were converted to chained 2000 dollars by the Bureau of Transportation Statistics to eliminate the effects of inflation over time. Aircraft-miles of travel pertain to large carriers only.
SOURCES: Jet fuel prices-U.S. Department of Energy, Energy Information Administration, Monthly Energy Review, table 9.7, available at http://www.eia.doe.gov/mer/prices.html, as of May 2004. Aircraft-miles of travel per capita-U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT), Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS), calculations using data from USDOT, BTS, National Transportation Statistics 2003, table 1-32, available at http://www.bts.gov, as of May 2004. U.S. Department of Commerce, U.S. Census Bureau, Statistical Abstract 2003, Mini Historical Statistics, available at http://www.census.gov/statab/www/minihs.html, as of May 2004.