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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 (December 2016):

The Cost per Bus Passenger Trip of $3.97 in December exceeded the forecast by $0.49, or 14.1%. This unfavorable variance was due to bus ridership falling short of the forecast by 0.7 million unlinked passenger trips. The 2017 Fiscal Year-to-Date (months of July through December) Cost per Bus Passenger Trip of $3.52 exceeded the forecast by $0.25, or 7.6%. This unfavorable variance was due to bus ridership falling short of the forecast by 2.8 million unlinked passenger trips.