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State Statistical Abstracts 2013

Connecticut

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Population / Land Area Distribution % of National
Total Population - (Census) 3,596,080 1.1%
Total Land Area Square Miles (PS-1) 4,845 0.1%
Motor Fuel Usage (000) Distribution % of National
Gasoline/Gasohol (Table MF-33GA) 1,438,626 84.2% 1.1%
Special Fuel (Table MF-33SF) 269,903 15.8% 0.7%
Total Fuel 1,708,529 100.0%
On Highway Gasoline (MF-21 in 000s) 1,668,573 97.7% 1.0%
Off Highway Gasoline (MF-21 in 000s) 38,633 2.3% 1.0%
Public Road Length (Table HM-20) Distribution % of National
Rural 6,261 29.2% 0.2%
Urban 15,213 70.8% 1.3%
Total 21,474 100.0% 0.5%
Public Road Length (Miles) by Functional System (HM-20) Distribution % of National
Interstate 346 1.6% 0.7%
Other Freeways & Expressways 279 1.3% 1.7%
Other Principal Arterials 816 3.8% 0.5%
Minor Arterial 1,909 8.9% 0.8%
Major Collector 2,770 12.9% 0.5%
Minor Collector 436 2.0% 0.2%
Local 14,918 69.5% 0.5%
Total 21,474 30.5% 0.8%
Functional System Lane Length (HM-60) Distribution % of National
Interstate 1,867 4.1% 0.8%
Other Freeways/Expressways 1,137 2.5% 1.6%
Other Principal Arterials 2,105 4.6% 0.4%
Minor Arterial 4,240 9.3% 0.8%
Major Collector 5,686 12.4% 0.5%
Minor Collector 871 1.9% 0.2%
Local 29,837 65.2% 0.5%
Total 45,743 100.0% 0.5%
Vehicle Miles Traveled - (Millions) - (VM-2) Distribution % of National
Rural 3,817 12.3% 0.4%
Urban 27,124 87.7% 1.3%
Total 30,941 100.0% 1.0%
Vehicle Miles Traveled by Functional System (Millions- VM-2) Distribution % of National
Interstate 10,306 33.3% 1.4%
Other Freeways/Expressways 4,260 13.8% 0.6%
Other Principal Arterial 4,119 13.3% 0.6%
Minor Arterial 5,458 17.6% 1.0%
Major Collector 3,478 11.2% 0.5%
Minor Collector 183 0.6% 0.3%
Local 3,137 10.1% 0.8%
Total 30,941 100.0% 1.0%
Driver Licenses (DL-22) Distribution % of National
Male 1,250,661 49.35% 1.19%
Female 1,283,429 50.65% 1.20%
Total 2,534,090 100.00% 1.19%
Motor Fuel Tax Rates (MF-121T) - ($)
Gasoline $0.25
Diesel $0.51
Gasohol $0.25

Tax Rates as of Dec 2013.

NOTE: Tax rates do not include Federal gas tax of 18.4 cents or diesel of 24.4 cents

Vehicle Registrations - (MV-1) Distribution % of National
Autos 1,474,581 51.64% 1.30%
Buses 12,379 0.43% 1.43%
Trucks 1,277,524 44.74% 0.96%
Total 2,764,484
Motorcycles 91,054 3.19% 1.08%
Grand Total 2,855,538 100.00% 1.12%
Fatally Injured in Vehicle Crashes (FI-20) Distribution % of National
Rural 132 47.83% 0.75%
Urban 142 51.45% 0.95%
Unknown 2 0.72% 1.28%
Total 276 100% 0.84%

Highway Finance ($000)

State Funding for Highways (Summary) - SF-21 (000) % of National
Receipts $1,716,601 1.12%
Disbursements $1,981,892 1.36%
State Revenues Used for Highways (SF-1) ($000) % of National
Highway User Revenues $195,659 11.40% 0.32%
General Fund Appropriations $89,817 5.23% 1.23%
Other State Imposts $79,000 4.60% 0.87%
Miscellaneous $81,486 4.75% 0.66%
Bonds $755,085 43.99% 2.82%
Federal payments $512,333 29.85% 1.25%
Local Governments and Other $3,221 0.19% 0.10%
Total $1,716,601 100.00% 1.07%
State Disbursements for Highways (SF-2) % of National
Capital Outlay $794,825 40.10% 1.07%
Maintenance and Services $118,301 5.97% 0.54%
Administration and Misc. $339,728 17.14% 4.01%
Highway Law Enforcment & Safety $17,511 0.88% 0.19%
Interest $165,432 8.35% 2.09%
Bond Retirement $513,580 25.91% 3.28%
Grants-in-aid to Locals $32,515 1.64% 0.23%
Total $1,981,892 100.00% 1.30%
Attributed Federal Trust Fund Receipts - ($000) (Table FE-9) % of National
Highway Account $298,201 86.56% 0.94%
Mass Transit Account $46,315 13.44% 1.00%
Total $344,516 100.00% 0.94%
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