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Gasoline Affordability and Fuel Consumption
Gasoline Prices, 2000–2017 (Price Per Gallon, All Grades) $0.00
$0.50
$1.00
$1.50
$2.00
$2.50
$3.00
$3.50
$4.00
2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000
$1.52 $1.46 $1.39
$1.60
$1.90
$2.31
$2.62
$2.84
$2.41
$2.84
$3.58
$3.68
$3.58
$3.44
$2.52
$2.25
$2.53
$3.30
Note: Price represents the average
price per gallon of gasoline, all
grades, in current dollars.

Source: U.S. Department of
Energy / Energy Information
Administration (EIA) http://www.
eia.gov/dnav/pet/PET_PRI_GND_
DCUS_NUS_A.htm
Fuel Efficiency and Consumption, 2002–2016
(By Vehicle Type Using USDOT New, Enhanced Methodology)
Notes: * Total fuel consumption figures are derived from state fuel tax records and reflect latest available data.
* Current update uses United States Department of Transportion February 2013 enhanced methodology.
* VMT data are based on the latest HPMS (Hwy Performance & Monitoring System) data available;
* Prior format and vehicle type classification no longer published. Historical data revised; may not match previous.
Definitions: (1) Light Duty Vehicles Short WB - passenger cars, light trucks, vans and sport utility vehicles with a wheelbase (WB) equal to or less than 121 inches.
(2) Light Duty Vehicles Long WB - large passenger cars, vans, pickup trucks, and sport/utility vehicles with wheelbases (WB) larger than 121 inches.
(3) Single-Unit - single frame trucks that have 2-Axles and at least 6 tires or a gross vehicle weight rating exceeding 10,000 lbs.
Source: U.S. Department of Transportation / Highway Statistics /
Annual Vehicle Distance Traveled in Miles and Related Data By
Highway Category & Vehicle Type. http://www.fhwa.dot.gov/
policyinformation/statistics/2014vm1.cfm
Average Annual Miles Traveled, 2002–2016
(By Vehicle Type, Using USDOT New, Enhanced Methodology)
Actual Miles by Vehicle Type
Year
Lt. Duty,
Short WB
Vehicles (1)
Motor-
cycles
Lt. Duty,
Long WB
Vehicles (2)
Single Unit
Trucks (3)
Combina-
tion Trucks
2002 11,116 2,232 14,304 15,408 69,693
2003 11,062 2,120 14,770 15,974 72,503
2004 10,992 2,590 15,221 15,507 72,056
2005 10,963 2,212 14,797 14,786 71,101
2006 10,540 2,868 16,340 15,900 68,783
2007 10,710 2,997 14,970 14,782 69,896
2008 10,290 2,684 15,256 15,306 71,106
2009 10,380 2,623 15,237 14,380 64,132
2010 10,649 2,248 15,463 13,469 68,907
2011 10,614 2,221 14,596 13,239 66,768
2012 11,265 2,519 11,882 12,815 66,161
2013 11,244 2,423 11,712 13,116 68,155
2014 11,048 2,372 12,138 13,123 65,897
2015 11,327 2,280 11,855 12,960 61,978
2016 11,370 2,356 11,991 12,958 63,428
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