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State Statistical Abstracts 2013

Rhode Island

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Population / Land Area Distribution % of National
Total Population - (Census) 1,051,511 0.3%
Total Land Area Square Miles (PS-1) 1,045 0.0%
Motor Fuel Usage (000) Distribution % of National
Gasoline/Gasohol (Table MF-33GA) 371,119 86.1% 0.3%
Special Fuel (Table MF-33SF) 59,817 13.9% 0.2%
Total Fuel 430,936 100.0%
On Highway Gasoline (MF-21 in 000s) 412,082 97.6% 0.2%
Off Highway Gasoline (MF-21 in 000s) 9,928 2.4% 0.3%
Public Road Length (Table HM-20) Distribution % of National
Rural 1,364 22.3% 0.0%
Urban 4,742 77.7% 0.4%
Total 6,106 100.0% 0.1%
Public Road Length (Miles) by Functional System (HM-20) Distribution % of National
Interstate 70 1.1% 0.1%
Other Freeways & Expressways 77 1.3% 0.5%
Other Principal Arterials 421 6.9% 0.3%
Minor Arterial 415 6.8% 0.2%
Major Collector 762 12.5% 0.1%
Minor Collector 125 2.0% 0.0%
Local 4,236 69.4% 0.1%
Total 6,106 30.6% 0.2%
Functional System Lane Length (HM-60) Distribution % of National
Interstate 381 3.0% 0.2%
Other Freeways/Expressways 316 2.4% 0.4%
Other Principal Arterials 1,097 8.5% 0.2%
Minor Arterial 860 6.7% 0.2%
Major Collector 1,539 11.9% 0.1%
Minor Collector 251 1.9% 0.0%
Local 8,470 65.6% 0.1%
Total 12,914 100.0% 0.1%
Vehicle Miles Traveled - (Millions) - (VM-2) Distribution % of National
Rural 903 11.6% 0.1%
Urban 6,872 88.4% 0.3%
Total 7,775 100.0% 0.3%
Vehicle Miles Traveled by Functional System (Millions- VM-2) Distribution % of National
Interstate 2,101 27.0% 0.3%
Other Freeways/Expressways 1,113 14.3% 0.2%
Other Principal Arterial 2,131 27.4% 0.3%
Minor Arterial 1,091 14.0% 0.2%
Major Collector 903 11.6% 0.1%
Minor Collector 21 0.3% 0.0%
Local 415 5.3% 0.1%
Total 7,775 100.0% 0.3%
Driver Licenses (DL-22) Distribution % of National
Male 366,628 48.93% 0.35%
Female 382,604 51.07% 0.36%
Total 749,232 100.00% 0.35%
Motor Fuel Tax Rates (MF-121T) - ($)
Gasoline $0.32
Diesel $0.32
Gasohol $0.32

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 459,393 53.85% 0.40%
Buses 2,115 0.25% 0.24%
Trucks 359,392 42.13% 0.27%
Total 820,900
Motorcycles 32,252 3.78% 0.38%
Grand Total 853,152 100.00% 0.33%
Fatally Injured in Vehicle Crashes (FI-20) Distribution % of National
Rural 5 7.69% 0.03%
Urban 59 90.77% 0.39%
Unknown 1 1.54% 0.64%
Total 65 100% 0.20%

Highway Finance ($000)

State Funding for Highways (Summary) - SF-21 (000) % of National
Receipts $458,486 0.30%
Disbursements $511,265 0.35%
State Revenues Used for Highways (SF-1) ($000) % of National
Highway User Revenues $103,330 22.54% 0.17%
General Fund Appropriations $30,990 6.76% 0.42%
Other State Imposts $0 0.00% 0.00%
Miscellaneous $21,233 4.63% 0.17%
Bonds $29,500 6.43% 0.11%
Federal payments $273,433 59.64% 0.67%
Local Governments and Other $0 0.00% 0.00%
Total $458,486 100.00% 0.29%
State Disbursements for Highways (SF-2) % of National
Capital Outlay $271,779 53.16% 0.37%
Maintenance and Services $99,409 19.44% 0.45%
Administration and Misc. $45,196 8.84% 0.53%
Highway Law Enforcment & Safety $26,506 5.18% 0.28%
Interest $37,323 7.30% 0.47%
Bond Retirement $31,052 6.07% 0.20%
Grants-in-aid to Locals $0 0.00% 0.00%
Total $511,265 100.00% 0.34%
Attributed Federal Trust Fund Receipts - ($000) (Table FE-9) % of National
Highway Account $71,439 86.31% 0.22%
Mass Transit Account $11,335 13.69% 0.24%
Total $82,774 100.00% 0.23%
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