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Dynamic Delivery of the National Transit Database Sampling Manual

(Center Identification Number: 77933) This project improves the National Transit Database (NTD) Sampling Manual and develops an Internet-based, WordPress-powered interactive Web tool to deliver the new NTD Sampling Manual dynamically. The new manual adds guidance and a tool for transit agencies to develop sampling plans customized to their conditions but similar to those in Circular 2710.1A. Additionally, the manual adds requirements for a minimum sample size of 50 for all new NTD sampling plans and for the sample data to be used for developing new NTD sampling plans. The new manual is included in this report as an appendix. The Web tool can deliver the portion of the new manual relevant to the special circumstances of individual agencies that they specify through the user interface of this tool. Agencies can also … Read entire article »

Filed under: Final Report Abstracts, FY 2011 Final Reports, Projects, Publications

System for Transit Performance Analysis Using the National Transit Database

Journal of Public Transportation Article in Volume 14, Issue 3 (2011) by Albert Gan, Feng Gui, and Li Tang  … Read entire article »

Filed under: Journal of Public Transportation Abstracts

Dynamic Delivery of the National Transit Database Sampling Manual

(Center Identification Number: 77933) The objective of this project is to move the NTD Sampling Manual from its current static delivery format to a dynamic delivery format. Instead of pushing an entire manual of many possible applications to the audience, the dynamic delivery format allows an user to pull the specific content that is relevant to the specific application. … Read entire article »

Filed under: Project Scopes, Research in Progress

A Guidebook for Using Automatic Passenger Counter Data for National Transit Database (NTD) Reporting

A Guidebook for Using Automatic Passenger Counter Data for National Transit Database (NTD) Reporting

(Center Identification Number: 77803) This document provides guidance for transit agencies to use data from their automatic passenger counters (APCs) for reporting to the National Transit Database (NTD). … Read entire article »

Filed under: Final Report Abstracts, FY 2008 Final Reports, Projects, Publications, Research

The Efficiency of Sampling Techniques for NTD Reporting

Journal of Public Transportation Article in Volume 12, Issue 4 (2009) by Xuehao Chu, University of South  Florida … Read entire article »

Filed under: Journal of Public Transportation Abstracts