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Revenue Per Freight Ton-Mile, All Railroads for United States

1911: 0.748 Cents  
Annual, Not Seasonally Adjusted, A0303DUSA259NNBR, Updated: 2012-08-16 2:05 PM CDT
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Data For 1882-1911 Were Checked By Dividing Freight Earnings By Ton-Miles. The Figure For 1894 Was Given As .864, Which Does Not Check; Therefore It Was Corrected By NBER To .852. Fiscal Years Of Reporting Companies Vary. Source: Poor'S Manual Of Railroads, 1890, Pp. Xiii-Xiv; 1891, Pp. Xiii; 1900, P. 1; 1905, P. Ii; 1910, Pp. Cix, Cvii; 1912, Pp. Cxxxiv-Cxlviii.

This NBER data series a03003d appears on the NBER website in Chapter 3 at

NBER Indicator: a03003d

Source: National Bureau of Economic Research

Release: NBER Macrohistory Database

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