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

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

Value
Summary
Total shipments originating in Pennsylvania (in billion $ and million tons) 236.11 - 261.49

Percent of total U.S. shipments (preliminary U.S. estimate) 3.87 - 4.33

Commodity Shipments Originating in Pennsylvania Ranked by Value Commodity Shipments Originating in Pennsylvania Ranked by We
Commodity Percent of value Commodity
15.6 - 18.3
Food and kindred products ..............................................................................................................
Nonmetallic minerals ......................................................................................................
8.4 - 12.8
Chemicals or allied products ..............................................................................................................
Coal ..........................................................................................................
6.4 - 7.7
Primary metal products .............................................................................................................. Petroleum or coal products ............................................................................................
6.0 - 7.8
Machinery, including computers ..............................................................................................................
Clay, concrete, glass, or stone products ........................................................................
4.8 - 6.5
Electrical machinery, equipment, or supplies ..............................................................................................................
Food or kindred products ...............................................................................................
Other commodities ...................................................................................... (NA) Other commodities ....................................................................................
Total ................................................................................................................. (X) Total ............................................................................................................

Domestic Destinations of Shipments Originating in Pennsylvania Domestic Destinations of Shipments Originating in Pennsylvan
Ranked by Value Ranked by Weight
State Percent of value State
33.3 - 37.2
Pennsylvania .............................................................................................................. Pennsylvania ..........................................................................................................
New York .............................................................................................................. 7.5 - 9.5 Maryland ..........................................................................................................
New Jersey .............................................................................................................. 7.7 - 9.1 New York ..........................................................................................................
Ohio .............................................................................................................. 4.2 - 4.9 New Jersey ..........................................................................................................
Maryland .............................................................................................................. 4.0 - 5.0 Ohio ..........................................................................................................
California .............................................................................................................. 3.0 - 3.7 Delaware ..........................................................................................................
Other States ............................................................................................... (NA) Other States ................................................................................................
Total ............................................................................................................... (X) Total ............................................................................................................

Modes of Transportation for Shipments Originating in Pennsylvania
Modes Percent of value
Parcel, U.S. Postal Service, or courier service ....................................................................................... 10.4 - 12.4
Truck (for-hire, private, and both private truck and for-hire truck) ........................................................... 78.9 - 82.5
Air (including truck and air) .................................................................................................................................. 0.9 - 1.3
Rail .......................................................................................................................................................................... 2.1 - 3.7
Water (inland water, Great Lakes, deep sea, truck and water, and rail and water) ........................................................... 0.5 - 1.3
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 ........................................................... 2.4 - 3.4
Total .......................................................................................................................................................................... (X)

Domestic Distance Shipped for Commodities Originating in Pennsylvania
Distance Percent of value
Less than 50 miles .......................................................................................................................................... 27.4 - 30.4
50 to 99 miles .......................................................................................................................................................... 14.5 - 16.5
100 to 249 miles ......................................................................................................................................................... 18.4 - 20.0
250 to 499 miles .......................................................................................................................................................... 13.4 - 14.4
500 to 749 miles ........................................................................................................................................................ 7.3 - 8.7
750 to 999 miles ........................................................................................................................................................ 3.7 - 4.3
1,000 to 1,499 miles .......................................................................................................................................... 3.8 - 4.8
1,500 to 1,999 miles .......................................................................................................................................... 0.8 - 1.2
2,000 miles or more .......................................................................................................................................... 4.5 - 5.9
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).
ls for 1993 Commodity Flow Survey State Summary: Pennsylvania
ureau of Transportation Statistics, U.S. Department of Transportation

Weight

381.92 - 451.88

3.83 - 4.57

Commodity Shipments Originating in Pennsylvania Ranked by Weight
Percent of weight
18.1 - 27.5
13.9 - 24.8
8.8 - 27.3
7.4 - 11.1
7.1 - 9.1
(NA)
(X)

Domestic Destinations of Shipments Originating in Pennsylvania
Ranked by Weight
Percent of weight
59.0 - 64.9
4.4 - 9.6
5.2 - 6.2
4.1 - 5.4
2.6 - 4.9
1.6 - 4.2
(NA)
(X)

ansportation for Shipments Originating in Pennsylvania
Percent of weight
(X)
68.1 - 76.3
(X)
11.1 - 22.7
5.8 - 10.5
(X)
(X)
(X)
1.8 - 3.2
(X)

nce Shipped for Commodities Originating in Pennsylvania
Percent of weight
52.7 - 60.9
10.6 - 15.8
13.4 - 19.6
6.6 - 9.6
2.3 - 2.9
0.8 - 1.2
0.5 - 0.9
(X)
0.5 - 0.9
(X)