Status: Little or no detectable change

  
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Little or no detectable change

Most Recent Data:
5.0 percent (2019)

Target:
5.3 percent

Desired Direction:
Increase desired

Baseline:
5.0 percent of trips to work were made via mass transit in 2017

Increase trips to work made by mass transit

Target-Setting Method
Projection

Summary

Emissions from cars contribute to outdoor air pollution, which is linked to many health problems. Mass transit options, like buses and trains, produce far less air pollution than cars. Communities that invest in mass transit can help reduce air pollution and prevent many serious health problems.