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Percent Loaded of Total Freight Car-Miles, Class I Railroads for United States (M03043USM156NNBR)

Observation:

Dec 1942: 62.6  
Updated: Aug 16, 2012

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Not Seasonally Adjusted

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(a) Percent Loaded of Total Freight Car-Miles, Class I Railroads for United States, Percent, Not Seasonally Adjusted (M03043USM156NNBR)
Data Exclude Switching And Terminal Companies. The Figure For January 1920 Was Computed By NBER By Dividing Loaded Cars By Loaded And Empty. Data For July-September Of 1922 Were Affected By A Shopmens' Strike. Source: Interstate Commerce Commission, Data For 1920-1934: "Freight And Passenger Service Operating Statistics Of Class I Steam Railways In The United States"; Data For 1935-1942: "Freight Train Performance Of Class I Steam Railways In The United States"

This NBER data series m03043 appears on the NBER website in Chapter 3 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter03.html.

NBER Indicator: m03043

Percent Loaded of Total Freight Car-Miles, Class I Railroads for United States

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NOTES

Source: National Bureau of Economic Research  

Release: NBER Macrohistory Database  

Notes:

Data Exclude Switching And Terminal Companies. The Figure For January 1920 Was Computed By NBER By Dividing Loaded Cars By Loaded And Empty. Data For July-September Of 1922 Were Affected By A Shopmens' Strike. Source: Interstate Commerce Commission, Data For 1920-1934: "Freight And Passenger Service Operating Statistics Of Class I Steam Railways In The United States"; Data For 1935-1942: "Freight Train Performance Of Class I Steam Railways In The United States"

This NBER data series m03043 appears on the NBER website in Chapter 3 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter03.html.

NBER Indicator: m03043

Suggested Citation:

National Bureau of Economic Research, Percent Loaded of Total Freight Car-Miles, Class I Railroads for United States [M03043USM156NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis; https://fred.stlouisfed.org/series/M03043USM156NNBR, December 6, 2016.

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