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Highway Statistics 2009

Vehicle Registrations, Fuel Consumption, and Vehicle Miles of Travel as Indices

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Year Vehicle Miles of Travel Motor Fuel Consumption Vehicle Registrations Gallons per Vehicle
1960 0.37 0.45 0.41 1.1
1961 0.38 0.47 0.42 1.1
1962 0.4 0.48 0.44 1.09
1963 0.42 0.51 0.46 1.09
1964 0.44 0.53 0.48 1.1
1965 0.46 0.56 0.51 1.1
1966 0.48 0.59 0.53 1.11
1967 0.5 0.61 0.54 1.13
1968 0.53 0.65 0.56 1.15
1969 0.55 0.69 0.59 1.18
1970 0.58 0.72 0.61 1.19
1971 0.61 0.76 0.63 1.21
1972 0.66 0.82 0.66 1.24
1973 0.68 0.87 0.7 1.23
1974 0.67 0.83 0.73 1.15
1975 0.69 0.85 0.74 1.15
1976 0.73 0.91 0.77 1.17
1977 0.76 0.94 0.79 1.18
1978 0.8 0.98 0.83 1.18
1979 0.8 0.96 0.85 1.13
1980 0.79 0.9 0.87 1.04
1981 0.81 0.9 0.88 1.01
1982 0.83 0.89 0.89 1
1983 0.86 0.91 0.92 0.99
1984 0.9 0.93 0.93 1
1985 0.92 0.95 0.96 0.99
1986 0.96 0.98 0.98 1
1987 1 1 1 1
1988 1.05 1.02 1.03 0.99
1989 1.09 1.03 1.05 0.99
1990 1.12 1.03 1.06 0.97
1991 1.13 1.01 1.05 0.96
1992 1.17 1.04 1.06 0.98
1993 1.2 1.08 1.08 0.99
1994 1.23 1.1 1.11 1
1995 1.26 1.12 1.13 1
1996 1.29 1.15 1.15 1
1997 1.33 1.18 1.16 1.02
1998 1.37 1.22 1.18 1.03
1999 1.4 1.27 1.21 1.05
2000 1.43 1.27 1.24 1.03
2001 1.46 1.28 1.29 1
2002 1.49 1.32 1.28 1.03
2003 1.5 1.33 1.29 1.03
2004 1.54 1.36 1.33 1.03
2005 1.56 1.36 1.35 1.01
2006 1.57 1.37 1.36 1.01
2007 1.58 1.38 1.38 1
2008 1.55 1.34 1.39 0.97
2009 1.55 1.32 1.38 0.96
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