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Freight Train-Hours, Class I Railroads for United States (M03049USM606NNBR)

Observation:

Aug 1943: 3,835  
Updated: Aug 16, 2012

Units:

Thousands of Train-Hours,
Not Seasonally Adjusted

Frequency:

Monthly
1Y | 5Y | 10Y | Max
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(a) Freight Train-Hours, Class I Railroads for United States, Thousands of Train-Hours, Not Seasonally Adjusted (M03049USM606NNBR)
Data Exclude Switching And Terminal Companies. The Unadjusted Figures For January-March 1920 Were Computed By NBER. Beginning In 1935, The Source Title Includes The Statement That "Train-Switching Hours At Way Stations" Are Included In The Data. 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 1935-1943: "Freight Train Performance Of Class I Steam Railways In The United States"

This NBER data series m03049 appears on the NBER website in Chapter 3 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter03.html.

NBER Indicator: m03049

Freight Train-Hours, Class I Railroads for United States

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NOTES

Source: National Bureau of Economic Research  

Release: NBER Macrohistory Database  

Units:  Thousands of Train-Hours, Not Seasonally Adjusted

Frequency:  Monthly

Notes:

Data Exclude Switching And Terminal Companies. The Unadjusted Figures For January-March 1920 Were Computed By NBER. Beginning In 1935, The Source Title Includes The Statement That "Train-Switching Hours At Way Stations" Are Included In The Data. 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 1935-1943: "Freight Train Performance Of Class I Steam Railways In The United States"

This NBER data series m03049 appears on the NBER website in Chapter 3 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter03.html.

NBER Indicator: m03049

Suggested Citation:

National Bureau of Economic Research, Freight Train-Hours, Class I Railroads for United States [M03049USM606NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis; https://fred.stlouisfed.org/series/M03049USM606NNBR, January 19, 2018.

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