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Daily Person Trips
to/from
New York City's Central Business District
(1993)

 

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Person Trips

 Inbound Modal Summary Outbound Modal Summary
 8-9 AM7-10 AM24 HOUR 5-6 PM4-7 PM24 HOUR
 
Car-Taxi-Van-Trk74,044215,8191,124,073 76,680237,1331,122,459
Bike4291,2136,653 7202,0366,241
Private Vehicle Sub Total74,473217,0321,130,726 77,400239,1691,128,700
 
Rail Rapid Transt399,750858,8791,712,216 307,077694,3251,634,566
Buses54,730121,119218,903 49,821110,288218,252
Railroad82,148158,504226,290 64,328131,530223,067
Ferry10,86925,10341,720 11,05423,76639,392
Tramway *000 000
Public Transport Sub Total547,4971,163,6052,199,129 432,280959,9092,115,277
 
Total Persons622,0381,380,8313,330,326 509,6801,199,0783,243,977

 

Modal Split

 Inbound Modal Split Outbound Modal Split
 8-9 AM7-10 AM24 HOUR 5-6 PM4-7 PM24 HOUR
 
Car-Taxi-Van-Trk12%16%34% 15%20%35%
Bike0.1%0.1%0.2% 0.1%0.2%0.2%
Private Vehicles Sub Total12%16%34% 15%20%35%
 
Rail Rapid Transt64%62%51% 60%58%50%
Buses9%9%7% 10%9%7%
Railroad13%11%7% 13%11%7%
Ferry2%2%1% 2%2%1%
Tramway *0%0%0% 0%0%0%
Public Transport Sub Total88%84%66% 85%80%65%
 
Total Persons100%100%100% 100%100%100%

 

Modal Split within Categories

 Inbound Modal Split Outbound Modal Split
 8-9 AM7-10 AM24 HOUR 5-6 PM4-7 PM24 HOUR
 
Car-Taxi-Van-Trk99%99%99% 99%99%99%
Bike1%1%1% 1%1%1%
Private Vehicles Subtotal100%100%100% 100%100%100%
 
Rail Rapid Transt73%74%78% 71%72%77%
Buses10%10%10% 12%11%10%
Railroad15%14%10% 15%14%11%
Ferry2%2%2% 3%2%2%
Tramway *0%0%0% 0%0%0%
Public Transport Subtotal100%100%100% 100%100%100%

 

Temporal Distribution

 Inbound Outbound
 8-9 AM7-10 AM24 HOUR 5-6 PM4-7 PM24 HOUR
 
Car-Taxi-Van-Trk7%19%100% 7%21%100%
Bike6%18%100% 12%33%100%
Private Vehicles Sub-total7%19%100% 7%21%100%
 
Rail Rapid Transt23%50%100% 19%42%100%
Buses25%55%100% 23%51%100%
Railroad36%70%100% 29%59%100%
Ferry26%60%100% 28%60%100%
Tramway *0%0%0% 0%0%0%
Public Transport Sub-total25%53%100% 20%45%100%
 
Total Persons19%41%100% 16%37%100%


* The Roosevelt Island Tramway was under reconstruction at the time of this survey

Based on data from:
Tables 14 and 15
Hub-Bound Travel 1993
New York Metropolitan Transportation Council


A Quattro Pro for Windows 1.0 spreadsheet of underlying and/or more current data is available in a self extracting .exe file

 


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Last updated: 4 April 1999