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Key Performance Indicators

Bus Cost per Passenger Trip 

Definition: Bus Cost per Passenger Trip measures the total cost of providing bus service per unlinked passenger boarding.

 

Performance (January 2017):

The Cost per Bus Passenger Trip of $3.82 in January exceeded the forecast by $0.35, or 10.1%. This unfavorable variance was due to bus ridership falling short of the forecast by 0.5 million unlinked passenger trips. The 2017 Fiscal Year-to-Date (months of July through January) Cost per Bus Passenger Trip of $3.56 exceeded the forecast by $0.26, or 7.9%. This unfavorable variance was due to bus ridership falling short of the forecast by 3.3 million unlinked passenger trips.