TABLE A-8 Rural and Urban Roads in Poor or Mediocre Condition by Functional Class: 1995-2005

TABLE A-8 Rural and Urban Roads in Poor or Mediocre Condition by Functional Class: 1995-2005

Percentage of mileage in roadway class

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  Rural Urban
Interstates Other principal arterials Minor arterials Collectors Interstates Other freeways and expressways Other principal arterials Minor arterials Collectors
1995 27.0 12.0 12.7 18.0 37.2 14.6 27.1 20.3 26.5
1996 23.0 7.3 10.5 17.0 36.9 12.1 25.9 19.9 26.3
1997 22.7 6.5 9.0 20.1 36.0 12.0 26.7 20.2 26.6
1998 20.6 6.1 7.9 21.8 34.9 12.0 31.3 17.9 20.9
1999 16.4 4.5 6.9 31.2 30.4 10.6 30.6 36.8 39.6
2000 14.3 4.0 7.0 21.2 28.2 10.9 30.0 26.0 32.1
2001 13.6 3.7 6.9 20.4 28.2 10.2 29.3 26.4 31.9
2002 12.3 3.4 5.8 19.5 28.2 10.3 29.7 26.6 32.8
2003 11.4 3.5 6.1 19.1 26.8 10.7 29.1 27.9 34.0
2004 12.4 4.2 6.5 18.8 24.9 9.7 27.8 28.8 34.8
2005 11.2 3.6 5.4 18.5 22.8 7.8 27.4 27.5 33.5

NOTES: Data are for the 50 states and the District of Columbia. The terms poor and mediocre as used here are Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) pavement condition criteria term categories for quantitative International Roughness Index and Present Serviceability Ratings. For further information, see U.S. Department of Transportation, FHWA, Status of the Nation's Highways, Bridges, and Transit: 2002 Conditions and Performance Report, Exhibit 3-3, available at http://www.fhwa.dot.gov/policy as of August 2005.

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Highway Administration, Highway Statistics (Washington, DC: Annual issues), table HM-63.