You are on page 1of 2

90-Percent Confidence Intervals for 1993 Commodity Flow Survey State Summary: Connecticut

Tabulation by the Bureau of Transportation Statistics, U.S. Department of Transportation

Value
Summary
Total shipments originating in Connecticut (in billion $ and million tons) 64.73 - 77.87

Percent of total U.S. shipments (preliminary U.S. estimate) 1.07 - 1.29

Commodity Shipments Originating in Connecticut Ranked by Value Commodity Shipments Originating in Connecticut Ranked by We
Commodity Percent of value Commodity
6.9 - 27.4
Machinery, including computers ...................................................................................... Nonmetallic minerals ......................................................................................
Transportation equipment ......................................................................................6.5 - 19.6 Petroleum or coal products ......................................................................................
6.8 - 10.9
Chemicals or allied products ...................................................................................... Clay, concrete, glass, or stone products ........................................................................
Food or kindred products ...................................................................................... 6.4 - 9.6 Food or kindred products ......................................................................................
3.3 - 10.8
Instruments, photographic good, optical, or clocks ......................................................................................
Primary metal products ......................................................................................
Other commodities ...................................................................................... (NA) Other commodities ....................................................................................
Total ................................................................................................................. (X) Total ............................................................................................................

Domestic Destinations of Shipments Originating in Connecticut Domestic Destinations of Shipments Originating in Connecticu
Ranked by Value Ranked by Weight
State Percent of value State
Connecticut ........................................................................................................ 18.2 - 23.4 Connecticut ........................................................................................................
New York ........................................................................................................ 11.4 - 18.3 Massachusetts ........................................................................................................
Massachusetts ........................................................................................................5.6 - 13.8 New York ........................................................................................................
New Jersey ........................................................................................................ 5.0 - 6.0 New Jersey ........................................................................................................
California ........................................................................................................ 3.9 - 5.9 Rhode Island ........................................................................................................
Pennsylvania ........................................................................................................ 3.2 - 5.8 Pennsylvania ........................................................................................................
Other States ............................................................................................... (NA) Other States ................................................................................................
Total ............................................................................................................... (X) Total ............................................................................................................

Modes of Transportation for Shipments Originating in Connecticut
Modes Percent of value
Parcel, U.S. Postal Service, or courier service ....................................................................................... 16.2 - 22.4
Truck (for-hire, private, and both private truck and for-hire truck) ........................................................... 69.4 - 76.6
Air (including truck and air) .................................................................................................................................. 2.8 - 5.4
Rail .......................................................................................................................................................................... 0.0 - 0.4
Water (inland water, Great Lakes, deep sea, truck and water, and rail and water) ........................................................... (X)
Pipeline* .................................................................................................................................................................. (X)
Truck and rail intermodal combination ................................................................................................................................................ (X)
Other intermodal (truck and pipeline, inland and Gt. Lakes, inland and deep sea) ........................................................... (X)
Other, unknown, and withheld for sampling and disclosure reasons ........................................................... 2.6 - 4.2
Total .......................................................................................................................................................................... (X)

Domestic Distance Shipped for Commodities Originating in Connecticut
Distance Percent of value
Less than 50 miles .......................................................................................................................................... 20.8 - 28.0
50 to 99 miles .......................................................................................................................................................... 12.6 - 18.8
100 to 249 miles ......................................................................................................................................................... 12.9 - 20.5
250 to 499 miles .......................................................................................................................................................... 5.3 - 7.3
500 to 749 miles ........................................................................................................................................................ 7.0 - 10.0
750 to 999 miles ........................................................................................................................................................ 7.5 - 13.5
1,000 to 1,499 miles .......................................................................................................................................... 7.1 - 9.1
1,500 to 1,999 miles .......................................................................................................................................... 1.8 - 2.8
2,000 miles or more .......................................................................................................................................... 6.1 - 8.7
Total ...................................................................................................................................................................... (X)

* CFS data for pipelines exclude most shipments of crude oil.
NA Not available.
X Not applicable.
NOTE: For explanation of 90-percent confidence intervals see Appendix B, "Reliability of the Data," in source document.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, 1992 Census of Transportation, Communications, and Utilities, 1993 Commodity Flow Survey, TC92-CF
(Washington, DC: 1996).
als for 1993 Commodity Flow Survey State Summary: Connecticut
ureau of Transportation Statistics, U.S. Department of Transportation

Weight

39.04 - 49.36

0.39 - 0.50

Commodity Shipments Originating in Connecticut Ranked by Weight
Percent of weight
23.9 - 43.3
11.4 - 25.8
10.5 - 18.5
7.3 - 10.7
3.5 - 5.6
(NA)
(X)

Domestic Destinations of Shipments Originating in Connecticut
Ranked by Weight
Percent of weight
74.0 - 80.0
4.0 - 6.0
3.5 - 5.5
1.6 - 2.6
1.0 - 3.0
1.3 - 2.3
(NA)
(X)

ansportation for Shipments Originating in Connecticut
Percent of weight
0.6 - 1.0
92.1 - 103.1
(X)
0.2 - 0.6
(X)
(X)
(X)
(X)
0.8 - 1.4
(X)

ance Shipped for Commodities Originating in Connecticut
Percent of weight
75.4 - 80.4
8.1 - 10.1
5.0 - 7.3
1.6 - 2.6
1.2 - 1.8
1.2 - 1.8
0.8 - 1.2
(X)
0.4 - 0.8
(X)