|Gasoline price (chained 2000 dollars)||1.30||1.31||1.37||1.35||1.16||1.25||1.56||1.50||1.38||1.55||1.78|
|Vmt per capita||8,960||9,098||9,228||9,396||9,540||9,644||9,735||9,812||9,916||9,941||U|
KEY: U = data are unavailable; vmt = vehicle-miles of travel.
NOTE: To eliminate the effects of inflation over time, the Bureau of Transportation Statistics converted current dollars (see table 14-4b) to chained 2000 dollars.
SOURCES: Motor gasoline prices—U.S. Department of Energy, Energy Information Administration, Monthly Energy Review, table 9.4, available at http://www.eia.doe.gov/, as of May 2005. Vmt per capita—U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT), Research and Innovative Technology Administration, Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS), calculations using data from USDOT, BTS, National Transportation Statistics 2004, table 1-32, available at http://www.bts.gov/, as of May 2005. Population—U.S. Department of Commerce, U.S. Census Bureau, Statistical Abstract of the United States, section 1, table 2, available at http://www.census.gov/, as of May 2005.