“driving” Charts

Teen Texting and Driving in the U.S. (2012) »

Even shocking to consider: this data only captures the number of teens who admit to texting while driving - the…

kendramayer2017
by: kendramayer2017
views: 139
Score: 6

The Most Distracting Thing You Can Do While Driving »

For driving under the influence, alcohol and drugs are often considered the worst distractions. A new study has found a…

Noah
by: Noah
views: 651
Score: 5

The Danger of Texting and Driving »

Texting has surpassed intoxication as the leading cause of death among teen drivers. Every year, 3000 teenagers lose their lives…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 162
Score: 5

More People Are Biking—But Cars Still Rule the Daily Commute »

May 16th is National Bike to Work Day — and boy do we need it! Although the number of people…

Natalie Lubsen
by: Natalie Lubsen
views: 180
Score: 4

76% of Us Could Save Money Getting to Work »

In 2013, seventy-six percent of American workers drove alone while just nine percent carpooled. But according to PuckerMob carpoolers "save…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 154
Score: 1

The Stagnant and Costly Amtrak System »

From 1991 to 2012, air travel miles increased by 68 percent, compared to only an 8 percent growth in Amtrak…

Cato Institute
by: Cato Institute
views: 796
Score: 1

Late To Work? Be Prepared To Wait In These Cities »

When you're trying to make it to work on time, traffic can be absolutely infuriating. New Yorkers know this rage…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 99

Are We Ready For Self-Driving Cars? »

Are we willing to embrace the technology of the future? When it comes to the possibility of self-driving cars, Americans…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 68

With Smartphones, It's Much More Than Texting And Driving »

When it comes to using smartphones on the road, there are many more ways than just texting to become a…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 163

Not enough time in a day? Here is why. »

For the data the average lifespan is 78.7 years. Further questions regarding the methodology are answered on the source site.…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 70

Adults Know It's Wrong But Still Do It More Than Teens »

The link between cell phone use and slower reaction time has been reported for years and yet, many Americans are…

Kaitlin Senk
by: Kaitlin Senk
views: 87

Farmingdale: A Dangerous Place to Drive »

After the unfortunate accident in Farmingdale that claimed the lives of 5 teens, it is clear that Farmingdale is a…

Kaitlin Senk
by: Kaitlin Senk
views: 53

Vehicle Miles Traveled Annually per Licensed Driver by Age »

As Americans get into their twenties, the amount of miles traveled annually doubles from that of their teens. The most…

Matthew Lawlor
by: Matthew Lawlor
views: 160

Smaller Percentage of Licensed Drivers on the Road »

The percentage of driving aged Americans who actually possess drivers licenses is on the decline. With the most recent percentage…

Matthew Lawlor
by: Matthew Lawlor
views: 69

Decreasing Reliance on Public School Transportation »

The percentage of students transported at public expense has been slowly decreasing since peaking at 61.3% in 1984-85. In 2007-08,…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 72

Older Women Are More Cautious Drivers Than Men »

When surveyed, American women over age 65 were more likely to avoid driving in certain conditions than men of the…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 83

Fuel Efficiency Over the Years »

Average fuel economy of U.S. light-duty vehicles has increased over 80%, from 13.1 mpg in 1975 to 23.8 mpg in…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 379

Cars vs.Trucks: Which is the true American vehicle? »

Trucks as a percentage of total U.S. light-duty vehicles increased from 16.4% in 1980 to 44.9% in 2004, the highest…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 142

Carpooling to Work Less Popular; More People Driving Alone »

The number of people carpooling to work has decreased from 19.1 million people in 1980 to just 14.4 million in…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 189

Young Americans Aren't Getting Driver's Licenses »

Fewer young Americans are getting their driver's licenses. In 1983, 68.9% of 17-year-olds had driver's licenses, but by 2010, only…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 71

Drunk Driving Fatal Crashes, by Age Group »

In 2008, 11,773 fatalities (23% of all traffic fatalities) were the result of alcohol-impaired driving, a 6% decrease since 1998.…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 153

Who's likely to fall asleep while driving? »

People who tend to sleep 6 hours or less also tend to be the most likely to fall asleep while…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 87