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Visit the 2016 NHTS Survey website to Take the Survey, learn more About the Survey, get answers to frequently asked questions (FAQs), and to Contact Us.

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New FHWA NHTS Brief: Electric Vehicle Feasibility

An FHWA NHTS News Brief on Electric Vehicles (EVs) is now available. Electric vehicles offer many societal benefits like using a cleaner fuel source, which can lead to better air quality. The brief details NHTS household trip length characteristics and discusses the feasibility of using EVs to meet the average travel needs of US Households.

Electric Vehicle Feasibility: Can EVs take US Households to where they need to go?

List of all NHTS Briefs

Recent Publications

NHTS Compendium of Uses, 2016 (through June)

2016 Sample Design.

2016 Retrieval Questionnaire.

Trips to medical care among persons with disabilities: Evidence from the 2009 National Household Travel Survey DOI

Are we there yet? 2016 NHTS announcement at transportation.gov.

CDC report Active Transportation Surveillance — United States, 1999–2012.

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