|Class I intercity bus (chained 2000 dollars)||22.93||23.87||22.16||23.22||25.91||23.51||24.79||27.36||29.46||29.31||28.26|
|Class I intercity bus (current dollars)||21.15||21.32||19.77||20.10||22.85||20.83||23.14||26.16||29.46||30.27||30.11|
NOTES: To eliminate the effects of inflation over time, the Bureau of Transportation Statistics converted current dollars to chained 2000 dollars. Data beyond 2002 were not available at the time this report was prepared.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT), Research and Innovative Technology Administration, Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS), National Transportation Statistics 2003, tables 3-15a and 3-15b, available at http://www.bts.gov/, as of May 2004. 2002—USDOT, BTS, personal communication, May 2004.