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State Statistical Abstracts 2013

Tennessee

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Population / Land Area Distribution % of National
Total Population - (Census) 6,495,978 2.1%
Total Land Area Square Miles (PS-1) 41,217 1.2%
Motor Fuel Usage (000) Distribution % of National
Gasoline/Gasohol (Table MF-33GA) 3,172,554 78.2% 2.3%
Special Fuel (Table MF-33SF) 885,570 21.8% 2.3%
Total Fuel 4,058,124 100.0%
On Highway Gasoline (MF-21 in 000s) 3,960,134 98.4% 2.3%
Off Highway Gasoline (MF-21 in 000s) 66,264 1.6% 1.7%
Public Road Length (Table HM-20) Distribution % of National
Rural 70,015 73.3% 2.4%
Urban 25,521 26.7% 2.2%
Total 95,536 100.0% 2.3%
Public Road Length (Miles) by Functional System (HM-20) Distribution % of National
Interstate 1,104 1.2% 2.3%
Other Freeways & Expressways 155 0.2% 0.9%
Other Principal Arterials 3,484 3.6% 2.2%
Minor Arterial 5,666 5.9% 2.3%
Major Collector 7,513 7.9% 1.4%
Minor Collector 10,481 11.0% 3.9%
Local 67,133 70.3% 2.4%
Total 95,536 29.7% 3.4%
Functional System Lane Length (HM-60) Distribution % of National
Interstate 5,137 2.5% 2.3%
Other Freeways/Expressways 693 0.3% 0.9%
Other Principal Arterials 12,031 6.0% 2.5%
Minor Arterial 13,713 6.8% 2.4%
Major Collector 15,386 7.6% 1.4%
Minor Collector 20,962 10.4% 3.9%
Local 134,264 66.4% 2.4%
Total 202,186 100.0% 2.3%
Vehicle Miles Traveled - (Millions) - (VM-2) Distribution % of National
Rural 27,937 39.3% 3.0%
Urban 43,130 60.7% 2.1%
Total 71,067 100.0% 2.4%
Vehicle Miles Traveled by Functional System (Millions- VM-2) Distribution % of National
Interstate 20,801 29.3% 2.8%
Other Freeways/Expressways 2,069 2.9% 0.3%
Other Principal Arterial 16,262 22.9% 2.5%
Minor Arterial 13,099 18.4% 2.5%
Major Collector 6,189 8.7% 0.9%
Minor Collector 2,666 3.8% 4.6%
Local 9,981 14.0% 2.4%
Total 71,067 100.0% 2.4%
Driver Licenses (DL-22) Distribution % of National
Male 2,215,761 48.12% 2.11%
Female 2,389,339 51.88% 2.23%
Total 4,605,100 100.00% 2.17%
Motor Fuel Tax Rates (MF-121T) - ($)
Gasoline $0.20
Diesel $0.17
Gasohol $0.20

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 2,284,326 41.90% 2.01%
Buses 25,810 0.47% 2.99%
Trucks 2,977,977 54.62% 2.24%
Total 5,288,113
Motorcycles 163,820 3.00% 1.95%
Grand Total 5,451,933 100.00% 2.13%
Fatally Injured in Vehicle Crashes (FI-20) Distribution % of National
Rural 530 53.27% 3.01%
Urban 465 46.73% 3.11%
Unknown 0 0.00% 0.00%
Total 995 100% 3.04%

Highway Finance ($000)

State Funding for Highways (Summary) - SF-21 (000) % of National
Receipts $2,011,786 1.31%
Disbursements $2,187,374 1.50%
State Revenues Used for Highways (SF-1) ($000) % of National
Highway User Revenues $912,920 45.38% 1.51%
General Fund Appropriations $0 0.00% 0.00%
Other State Imposts $67,334 3.35% 0.74%
Miscellaneous $27,147 1.35% 0.22%
Bonds $0 0.00% 0.00%
Federal payments $953,453 47.39% 2.33%
Local Governments and Other $50,932 2.53% 1.51%
Total $2,011,786 100.00% 1.26%
State Disbursements for Highways (SF-2) % of National
Capital Outlay $1,402,509 64.12% 1.88%
Maintenance and Services $293,688 13.43% 1.33%
Administration and Misc. $171,538 7.84% 2.03%
Highway Law Enforcment & Safety $30,201 1.38% 0.32%
Interest $0 0.00% 0.00%
Bond Retirement $0 0.00% 0.00%
Grants-in-aid to Locals $289,438 13.23% 2.03%
Total $2,187,374 100.00% 1.44%
Attributed Federal Trust Fund Receipts - ($000) (Table FE-9) % of National
Highway Account $752,436 87.25% 2.36%
Mass Transit Account $109,917 12.75% 2.37%
Total $862,353 100.00% 2.37%
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