Tuesday, January 9, 2018 - The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS) today released the Transportation Statistics Annual Report (TSAR) 2017. The 22nd edition of this congressionally mandated report presents key transportation indicators along with an overview of the transportation system. It also includes data and statistics on passenger travel, freight movement, transportation and the economy, system reliability, safety, energy use and environmental impacts. In addition, the report focuses on closing data gaps and improving the ways in which transportation statistics are collected, compiled, analyzed, and published. TSAR is a report of the BTS Director to the President and Congress. The complete report or individual sections may be downloaded directly from the BTS website. This publication can also be obtained by , by contacting BTS by phone at 202-366-DATA or by e-mail at [email protected]. For inquiries other than placing orders contact Dave Smallen: or 202-366-1111.