Public Transport: United States

As Quoted In The Rising Demand for Public Transport in the US Blog

This report forecasts US personal consumption expenditures (PCE) on public transport services in US dollars to 2020. Total spending is segmented by service in terms of: air; intracity mass transit; taxicab, including transportation network companies (TNCs); water; railway; and other transport services.

To illustrate historical trends, total spending and the various segments are provided in annual series from 2005 to 2015. A Market Environment section provides pertinent background on historical trends, key economic indicators, environmental and regulatory factors, light vehicle trends, and oil and gas prices. A Segmentation and Forecasts section defines services, discusses market drivers and constraints, identifies substitute services when applicable, and assesses the impact of key drivers and constraints on each service segment over the forecast period.

Further analysis includes an Industry Structure section, which surveys the supply base and profiles the leading firms competing in the US market. A one-page, introductory Highlights section summarizes key findings from this 23-page report, and a Resources section lists contributing sources as well as resources available for further research.

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