The U.S. Federal Highway Administration has released the latest issue of Traffic Volume Trends, which is a monthly report based on hourly traffic count data reported by the states. According to the report, travel on all roads and streets increased by 1.9 percent (.49 billion vehicle miles) in October 2010 as compared with October 2009. Travel for the month is estimated to be 259.5 billion vehicle miles. Cumulative travel for 2010 is up by 0.6 percent (16 billion vehicle miles). The cumulative estimate for the year is 2,514.1 billion vehicle miles of travel.
This Summary Last Modified On: 4/22/2011