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i J ; Appendix 3.0 224 BTS Product Catalog .

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U.S. Department of Transportation Bureau of Transportation Statistics 400 Seventh St., S.W. Washington, D.C. 20590 July 1996 Services and Products Catalog Bureau of Transportation Statistics U.S. Department of Transportation The following is a list and brief description of the services and products available Dom Me U.S. DeparOnent of Transportationts Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS). products are available *an `,f~hnro" by calling t~^ at 2021366~DATA or faxing We attached order fonn to 202/366-3640. INTEPNET- BTS is accessible at the following ~addresses:. ~Mail: World Wide Web/Home Page: Gopher Site: FTP Site: ~fo~bts.gov hup://www.bm.gov gopher://gopher.b~.gov Rp://hp.bts.gov Electronic Bulletin Board System (BBSp - 800/363~4BTS. BTS Services ,,~, __ A _.~ ~_, of ~e "~ - vie . Statistical Information Line - 800/853-1351. The BTS has established a toll-flee number designed to answer public inquiries relating to transportation information. The information line specializes in providing referrals to Be proper individual/organization and is staffed from 8:15 am. - 4:45 p.m. Monday through Friday, ET. After hours and on weekends, calls are received electronically and acknowledged Be following workday. Fax-On-Demar~- 800/671~012. The BTS has created a eoll-hee fi x~n~emand system designed to provide statistical information via your fax machine using a touchtone telephone. Matenals include venous stoical tables identified in BTS products as well as 1993 Commodi~FlowSurv~ ~da, Census Transportation Planning Packet subject locators, BTS press releases, and a BTS product order form. ~lo--- '~D- Technical Assistance - 2021366~6664. The BTS provides; te~hnirm1 zl~:cictz~n~- for Ball-^m^~ stem ace, ~V ~A difficulties in accessing or using our electronic products. Assistance is available Monday Trough Friday, 9:30a.m.-6:00p.m,ET. Current BTS Electronic Products ~_ _^ _~-~- so REV ~,~ ~11~11~ 1990 Census Transporta ion Planning Package (CTPP) C~ROM(S=ewide) is a set of special tabulations of 1990 census data tailored to Teethe ~ needs of bansporteeion planners. The data include chara~ishcs of persons, workers, and housing units by counter and place of 2,500 or more of residence; characteristics of workers by county and place of 2,500 or more of work; and characteristics of workers in joumey-to-work flows between counties and places of 2,500 or more of residence and combes and places of 2,500 or more of work. 990 Census Transpor a ion Planning Package (CTPPJ C~ROM(3J{ban) contains chaIacterisHcs of persons, workers, and housing units by traffic analysis zone or census Tact (MPO option) of residence; characteristics of workers in jou~ney-t~work flows Dom traffic analysis zone to tmff~c analysis zone or from census Pact to census

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tract; detailed cross-tabulation of trip generation characteristics for the urbanized area, transportation study area, and metropolitan area; detailed cross-tabulations of workers in joumey-to-work flows between "super districts" (aggregations of traffic analysis zones or census tracts) in CTPP regions of 1,000,000 or more; and social and economic characteristics of workers by census tract of work. The CTPP Handbook: An Instructional Guide to the 1990 Census Transportation Planning Package was designed by the U.S. Department of Transportation's Federal Highway Administration as an instructional guide to the CTPP and its potential uses for transportation planners and others involved in Census data analyses. The handbook gives users an overview of Me CTPP, and includes discussions of basic Census definitions and CTPP organization into tables and parts. Users are also oriented in preparing to use He CTPP for analysis; the potential for applying He CTPP to transportation planning; conducting reasonableness checks of the data; using the CTPP in Gavel demand forecasting; and accessing CTPP tables and technical assistance. to receive the ctpp handbook, contact the office of He secretary of transportation's property use and storage section by fax at 202/366-2795 or by mail at property use and storage section, M45.3, 400 7th street, sw, room 2200, Washington, tic 20590. Note: The CTPP Handbook is not a BTS electronic product, it is listed here to alert CTPP customers of its availability. National Transportation Atlas Databases 1996 CD-ROM contains a compilation of geographic databases that provide the infrastructure for national planning and policy initiatives for the U.S. Department of Transportation. These databases include geospatial information for transportation modal networks and intennodal tennmals, and related attribute information. Included are file format descriptions and database metadata as prescribed by He Federal Geographic Data Committee. The databases are most useful at He national level, but have major applications at He regional, state, and local scale throughout He transportation community. Nationwide Personal Transportation Survey (NPTS) CAROM contains 1983 and 1990 data on personal Ravel by all modes of transportation in He United States, as related to the demographics of persons and households. The CD-ROM also contains specially developed software to tabulate, display, and export tables from He survey. Topics such as household vehicle availability and use, annual miles per licensed driver, household travel rates, vehicle occupancy, and home-to-work Hips are included. The OPTS data are collected by He U.S. Department of Transportation's Federal Highway Administration. Rail Waybill Data: 1988-1992 CAROM contains public-use aggregate nonconfidential rail shipment data such as origin and destination regions, type of commodity, number of cars, tons, revenue, length of haul, and interchange states. State and Metropolitan Analysisfor Regional Transportation (SMART) CD-ROM contend reference documents such as video clips, guidance materials, case studies, dissertations, surveys, "d various data sets Hat have been submitted by metropolis" planning org~ni~tions (MPOs) and state departments of ~sportation (DQTs). The purpose of the SMART project is to assist MPO and DOT planners in responding to the increased requirements of the InteImodal Surface Transportation Efficiency Act (ISTEA) 1991 and the Clean Air Act Amendment (CAAA) 1990. The project is an experiment in communications, which involves gathering the collective wisdom of He transportation planning community and making die materials generated by the MPOs and DOTs easy to use and share. If the information satisfies He need for planning aids, future versions will incorporate recommendations, new documents, and additional reference sources recommended by these reviews. Surface Transborder Commodity Data CAROM contains freight flow data by commodity type and by mode of transportation (rail, truck, or pipeline) for U.S. exports and imports to and Mom Canada and Mexico. The purpose of these data is to provide information needed to monitor increased Panic associated with the Norm American Free Trade Agreement and provide border communities better date to plan transportation movement. The data are available for April 1993 Trough March 1995 on CD-ROM. Rereader, quarterly data may be accessed through the BTS Internet site, www.~ts.gav. TIGER/Line Files, 1994 CAROM is a set of extracts of selected geographic and cartographic information from He Census Bureau's TIGER (Topologically Integrated Geographic Encoding and Referencing) System Hat were

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created under the sponsorship of BTS. The files define Traffic Analysis Zones as recognized in the Census Transportation Planning Package. The files also reflect an increase in the editing of address ranges and new ZIP+4 Codes derived from the latest matching with the Address Control File and the United States Postal Service (USPS) files, as well as reflect an improvement in the consistency of highway names and feature identifiers throughout the United States. The TIGER/Line Files, 1994 are available for the entire United States on a set of six CD-ROMs. As these copies are limited, customers will receive only the CAROM containing data for their area of interest. The data will be distributed until supplies have been exhausted. Trade c Safety Data CD-ROM contains the Fatal Accident Reporting System (FIRS) 1975-1994 and General Estimates System (GAS) 1988-1994 in ASCII format. These data are collected by the U.S. Department of Transportation's National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). Also included on this cd-rom are the FIRS Analytic Reference Guide 1975-1995, a detailed reference source describing the comparability of data variables over the course of the survey's evolution. In addition, NHTSA's Traffic Safety Report 1994 and Traffic c Safety Fact Sheets, that may be browsed using the on-disc Microsoft Multimedia Viewer software, are included. Transportation Data Sampler-3 CD-ROMis a collection of information resources in the U.S. Department of Transportation, U.S. Department of Commerce, U.S. Department of Labor, Environmental Protection Agency, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. The Sampler contains 1993/1994 databases and reports in a variety of spreadsheet, database, and word processing formats as well as search and retrieval software. This Sampler includes updates to the information detailed in the Transportation Data Sampler-2 released in January 1994. Additionally, fresh data such as the TruckInventory and Use Survey TrucksInvolved inFatalAccidents; Worldwide Transportation Direc ory; Federal, State and focal Transportation Financial Statistics; Air Travel Consumer Report, and preliminary 1993 Commodity Flow Survey statistics have also been incorporated in this edition. United States Waterway Data CD-ROM contains a compilation of information related to the navigable waters in the United States including inland, off-shore, Great Lakes and Saint Lawrence Seaway. Data on commerce from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Waterborne Commerce Statistics Center, facilities and perfonnance from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Navigation Data Center - Ports and Waterways Division - imports and exports from the U.S. Bureau of Census, and accidents from the U.S. Coast Guard are included along with the geographic waterways network. Current BTS Printed Products 1993 Commodity Flow Served (CFS) is designed to provide data on the flow of goods and materials by mode of transport. The Bureau of the Census collected data using a sample of 200,000 domestic establishments randomly selected from a universe of about 900,000 establishments (warehouse) of multi-establishment companies, and some selected activities in retail and service. Each selected establishment reported a sample of approximately 30 outboard shipments for a two week period in each of the four calendar quarters of 1993. This produced a total sample of about 12 million shipments. Fore each sampled shipment, respondents reported origin and destination, Standard Transportation Commodity Classification (STCC) code, weight, value, and modes of transport Respondents also provided information on whether the shipment was containerized, a hazardous material, or an export. Products currently available based on the CFS are the 1993 Commodity Flow Survey: Preliminary Observations, 1993 Commodity Flow Survey: US. Preliminary Report, and 1993 Commodity Flow Survey: Area Reportsfor 50 States. Additional products are anticipated to be released and will be cited in future versions of the BTS Product Catalog. Directory of Transportation Data Sources 1995 provides users of transportation statistics with a comprehensive inventory of transportation data sources to effect easier accessibility to information. The Directory defines a data source as a computerized database or a regularly scheduled or specially printed statistical report published, but not included on a computerized system. The information includes sources from the federal government, private industry, Canada, and Mexico. the directory is also available on the transportation data sa~npler-3 cited above. Federal, State and Local Transportation FinancialStatistics, Fiscal Years 1982-1992 identifies and details transportation-related revenues and expenditures by mode and government jurisdiction. The report also examines

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intergovernmental transactions and their effects on final expenditure levels, and addresses which ~nspormtion expenditures are paid directly by users and the degree to which transportation expenditures are covered by user charges and transportation-related collections. the financial statistics report is also available on the transportation data sampler-3 cited above. Implications of Continuous Measurementfor the Uses of Census Data in Transportation Planning presents the results of a study conducted by BTS to assess Me implications of the new census data system, called Continuous Measurement," which the transportation community must adapt to after the 2000 census. Under Continuous Measurement,n the detailed social, economic, and housing information, including jou~ney-t~work data, traditionally collected decennially with the long-form questionnaire on a sample basis, would instead be obtained by an ongoing, Continuous" monthly survey. The census would obtain only population and housing unit counts and a few basic characteristics. Internet Starter Kit publication and related video, Your Roadmap to the Internet, provide a basic overview of the Intemet win specific focus on Me transportation community for shanag and disseminating transportation data and infonnatioR. lntemet history, Internet tools, connection options, search tools, and h~nsportation-related resources on Me Intemet are reviewed in these products. Map of the Major Transportation Facilities of the United States illustrates Interstate and other major highways, Amtrak and other rail lines, navigable waterways and major ports, major airports, urbanized areas and urban rail transit, border crossings and selected national parics and monuments. National Transportation Statistics 1993 CUSS) is a historical compendium of selected national transportation and transportation-related data Dom a wide variety of government and private sources. The data illusive transportation activity for the major transportation modes for Me years 1960-199211993. Transportation trends in performance, safeW, and motor vehicles sales, production and costs are also presented. Supplementuy information includes IMP on transportation and Me economy, energy consumption, energy intensiveness, energy transport, and energy supply and demand. Additionally, results Bom Me U.S. Department of Transportadon's Federal Highway Adm~nistration's Nationwide Personal Transportation Survey are illus~. The NTS 1993 is a companion publication to Me BTS Transportation Statistics Arsenal Report 1994 TSAR) cited below. The TSAR evaluates, analyzes, and interprets the information contained in the NTS. Me nts is also available on diskette in excel fonnat and on Me transportation data sampler-3 cd-rom cited above. National Transportation Statistics 1996 CATS) is an annual summary of selected national transportation and transportation-related data from a wide variety of government and private sources. The data illustrate transportation activity for Me major transportation modes in five-year increments, 1960-199311994. Many of Me data tables contained in the NTS 1993 are illustrated in this docent. Statistics on Me relationship between tFansport~ion and the environment have also been detailed. Additionally, preliminary statistics on Me 1993 Commodity Flow Surely are provided in Me section, T'an~ortation - Special Focus. Metric conversion for applicable tables is also included in this edition. The NTS is a companion volume to the BTS Transportation Statistics Annual Report (TSAR) cited below. the nts is also available on on the transportation data sampler-3 cited above. please note Mat Me national transportation statistics "d the transportation statistics annual report are published each year. a short summary on only Me most current edition is provided in this catalog, with the exception of the nts 1993, due to its historic time series value. nts 1995 and Par 1994 are available for distribution to our customers upon request. North American Transportation: Statistics on Canadiart Mexico, & United States Transportation contains comparable statistics on size and scope, use, employment, fuel consumption, and economic role of the transportation system in Canada, Mexico, and the United States. It was published to stimulate fiercer efforts to describe and understand the continental transportation system, especially as Me use of Mat system is fundamentally altered by Me Norm American Free Trade Agreement Many of Me data are for 1990, the most recent year for which infonnation for all three countries was generally available. Time series data for 1987 to 1991 are included

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where possible. Telephone Contacts for Users of Federal Transportation Sta istics 1996 is a 26-page pamphlet that lists names, telephone and fax numbers, and e-mail addresses of transportation specialists in the federal government, by mode, cross-referenced by their area of expertise. These individuals are points of contact for data users requiring a detailed knowledge of transportation information. The publication is also a key tool for individuals requiring specific transportation information, but lacking the proper connection. the contact list is also available on the transportation data sampler-3 cited above. Transpor ation Acronym Guide (TAG) contains acronyms and their referents used throughout the federal government. The acronyms were identified from the sources cited in the 1993 edition of the above-referenced Directory of Transportation Data Sources A related document to the TAG is the Transportation Expressions which is described below. the tag document is also available on the transportation d ta sampler-3 cited above. Transportation Expressions is a publication containing transportation terms and definitions used throughout the federal government. The terms were identified from the sources cited in the 1993 edition ofthe above-referenced Direc ory of Transporta ion Data Sources A related document to the Transportation Expressions is the Transportation Acronym Guide which is described above. transportation expressions is also available on the transportation data sampler-3 cited above. Transportation Statistics Annual Report TSAR) 1995 is a summary of the state of the nation's transportation systems and the state of transportation statistics. All four transportation modes - airways, highways, railways, and waterways - are examined through available data and statistical studies. This second edition adds a thematic section to provide a greater depth on major topics. This edition's theme, Transportation and Economic Performance, includes: the trends in factors governing productivity of transportation service providers, the contribution that public investments in transportation make to the overall economy, and the impacts of economic growth and change on the use and costs of highways, aviation, water transportation, and public transit. TSAR 1995 provides analysis and interpretation of the information contained in its companion volume, National Transportation Statistics 1995, which is available through the BTS. Transportation Statistics: In Brief is a pocket pamphlet designed to highlight two years of transportation data, 1980 and 1994. Comparable data are illustrated for each mode in addition to features on the economy, environment, energy, and safety. Worldwide Transportation Directory lists, by continent, 1,751 contact points in 189 countries, plus 36 dependencies and areas of special sovereignties. Data entries are restricted primarily to government and quasi-government agencies and organizations. In addition to these, there are 59 transnational organizations that span the interests and responsibilities of several countries, and, in some cases, continents. Principal elements include country, continent, government transportation agencies and quasi-government agencies, contact person, telephone numbers, and addresses. Information also includes embassy e-mail addresses where available. the directory is also available on the transportation data sampler-3 cited above. I?uture BTS Products Availabilitv dates for future products are tentative. Due to circumstances beyond control there mav be instances when release dates must be modified. American Travel Survey (ITS) was conducted from January 1995 through December 1995. The survey consisted of quarterly interviews of approximately 80,000 households in the United States. Results of the survey will measure interstate and intermetropolitan passenger travel nationwide by trip and traveler characteristics for all modes and for intermodal combinations. The data will be released on CAROM, on-line via the Internet, and in printed format. Complete data sets covering the entire 1995 survey will be available in Winter 1996/1997.

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U.S. Department of Transportation Bureau of Transportation Statistics 400 Seventh St. S.w. Washington. D.C. 20590 Bureau of Transportation Stat~stics Product Order Form Orders may be called into the BTS Product Distribution Center at telephone, 202/366-DATA or faced to 202/366-3640, or mailed to 400 7th Sweet, SW, Room 3430, Washington, DC 20590. Format Product 1990 Census Transportation Planning Package '~wide) (please write in state required) 1990 Census Transportation Planning Package (Urban) (please write in me~opol~tan area required) 1993 Commodity Plow Survey Directory of Transportation Data Sources 1995 Federal, State and Local Transportation Financial Statistics, 1982-1992 Implications of Continuous Measurementfor the Uses of Census Data in Transportation Planning Interne' Starter Kit (includes Your Romp to the lraernet video) Map of Major US Transportation Fa lilies 1996 National Transportation Atlas Databases 1996 (please write in fonnat required, DOS or UNIX) National Transportation Statistics 1993 National Transportation Statis ics 1996 North American Transportation: Statistics on Canadian Mexican & United States Transportation Nationwide Personal Transportation Sway (NP159 Rail Waybill Data: 1988-1992 Sta e and Metropolitan Analysis for Regional Transportation (SMAR77 CAROM Printed Diskette

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Surface Transb order Commodity Data Telephone Contacts for Users of Federal Transportation Statistics, 1996 TIGERJLine Files, 1994 (please write in state required) Traffic Safety Data Transportation Acronym Guide Transportation Data Sampler-3 Transportation Expressions Transportation Statistics Ark Report 19.95 Transportation Statistics: In Brief United States Waterway Data Worldwide Transportation Directory Customer Name Organization Telephone/Fax Numbers Address ! City/StateIZap Code