NPTS urban travel patterns based on data from the 1990 Nationwide Personal Transportation Survey (NPTS)

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Other titles1990 Nationwide Personal Transportation Survey., Urban travel patterns., Nationwide Personal Transportation Survey.
Statementprepared by COMSIS Corporation ; prepared for Office of Highway Information Management.
ContributionsComsis Corporation., United States. Federal Highway Administration. Office of Highway Information Management.
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