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Table IN-5 AND 6– Office of Highway Policy Information (OHPI) – FHWA

Highway Statistics Series

Highway Statistics 1998


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VEHICLE TRAVEL FOR SELECTED COUNTRIES – 1997

OCTOBER 1999
TABLE IN-5 AND 6

  ASIA EUROPE AMERICA
JAPAN 1/ FRANCE 2/ GERMANY 1/ SWEDEN UNITED KINGDOM CANADA CHILE MEXICO UNITED STATES 3/
Gasoline Price
 Current $/liter
$0.77 $1.01 $0.88 $1.01 $1.03 $0.41 $0.50 $0.41 $0.33
Diesel Price
 Current $/liter
$0.63 $0.71 $0.64 $0.79 $1.03 $0.38 $0.35 $0.32 $0.29
>Contribution to GDP
 %GDP 1/
 Transport, Storage, and  Communication
6.7 5.7 5.0 5.9 7.3 6.1 N/A 9.3 5.9
Contribution to Employment
 % of Total Employment 2/
 Transport, Storage, and Communication
5.7 5.7 5.4 6.7 5.6 6.4 N/A N/A 4.4

Source: Prepared from "International Energy Annual, 1997," Energy Information Administration; and "OECD in Figures," 1999 Edition.

1/ The data in this row for Japan, Mexico, and the United States are for 1996, United Kingdom for 1995, Sweden for 1994, and Canada for 1993.

2/ The data in this row for Japan and the United States are for 1996, Sweden for 1994, and United Kingdom for 1990

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