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|JAPAN 1/||FRANCE 2/||GERMANY 1/||SWEDEN||UNITED KINGDOM||CANADA||CHILE||MEXICO||UNITED STATES 3/|
|Total Vehicle Kilometers of Travel Automobiles (in millions)||464,123||370,000||517,000||57,600||362,000||N/A||N/A||N/A||2,363,465|
|Total Vehicle Kilometers of Travel Automobiles (Per Capita)||3,686||6,313||6,299||6,497||6,286||N/A||N/A||N/A||8,829|
|Total Vehicle Kilometers of Travel Motorcycles (in millions)||N/A||6,000||11,800||619||4,040||N/A||N/A||N/A||15,971|
|Total Vehicle Kilometers of Travel Buses (in millions)||6,706||2,300||3,700||810||4,770||N/A||N/A||N/A||10,567|
|Total Vehicle Kilometers of Travel Trucks (in millions)||266,934||100,000||52,500||7,000||72,300||N/A||N/A||N/A||1,609,212|
|Average Vehicle Kilometers of Travel per Automobile||9,903||14,286||12,496||15,556||16,544||N/A||N/A||N/A||18,216|
|Average Vehicle Kilometers of Travel per Motorcycle||N/A||2,007||4,343||2,527||6,454||N/A||N/A||N/A||4,218|
|Average Vehicle Kilometers of Travel per Bus||27,683||28,049||44,038||54,568||61,154||N/A||N/A||N/A||15,149|
|Average Vehicle Kilometers of Travel per Truck||12,304||19,029||12,453||21,756||23,964||N/A||N/A||N/A||20,816|
Sources: Prepared from "World Road Statistics," International Road Federation, 1999, "OECD Environmental Data," OECD, and "1997 Highway Statistics," FHWA.
1/ The data are for 1996.
2/ Data on Motorcycle for France are for 1993.
3/ The data in this column for trucks include 2-axle 4-tire vehicles that are not cars. These are vans and sport utility vehicles as well as pickup trucks.