TABLE 6-3/6-4 Transit Ridership by Type of Service: 1993-2003

TABLE 6-3/6-4 Transit Ridership by Type of Service: 1993-2003

Millions of unlinked trips

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  1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003
Bus 4,638.5 4,629.4 4,579.1 4,505.6 4,602.0 4,753.7 4,991.9 5,040.2 5,215.1 5,267.5 5,146.5
Commuter rail 320.8 339.0 343.5 352.2 357.2 380.6 395.7 412.8 418.1 414.1 409.7
Heavy rail 2,045.5 2,169.4 2,033.5 2,156.9 2,429.5 2,392.8 2,521.4 2,632.2 2,728.3 2,688.0 2,666.8
Light rail 187.5 282.2 249.3 258.7 259.4 272.9 288.6 316.2 333.9 336.5 337.7
Other 240.0 282.0 298.0 291.0 306.0 315.0 326.0 318.6 312.0 311.0 315.3
Total 7,432.7 7,701.6 7,503.7 7,564.6 7,954.2 8,115.1 8,523.2 8,719.9 9,007.8 9,016.7 8,876.0

NOTE: Other includes vanpool, demand response, ferryboats, inclined planes, monorail, jitney, publico, Alaska Railroad, aerial tramway, and trolley buses. Data may not add to total because of independent rounding.

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Transit Administration, National Transit Summaries and Trends, annual reports, available at http://www.ntdprogram.com/, as of April 2005.