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Published on March 24th, 2014 | by James Ayre


Twice As Many Californians Walking, Biking, Or Using Public Transportation As In 2000, Survey Shows

March 24th, 2014 by  

Editor’s Note: We hear all about California’s crowded streets and smog, and we know the state is one of the biggest markets in the world for car sales, but the state is also in the midst of a genuine transformation away from the car. Check out the stats below, via Planetsave, if you don’t believe me.

Californians Walking, Bicycling, & Using Mass Transit Have Doubled Since 2000 (via Planetsave)

There are now twice as many Californians walking, biking, or using public transportation on an average day as there were in the year 2000, according to the most recent results from the California Household Travel Survey (CHTS). To be exact, almost 23…



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James Ayre's background is predominantly in geopolitics and history, but he has an obsessive interest in pretty much everything. After an early life spent in the Imperial Free City of Dortmund, James followed the river Ruhr to Cofbuokheim, where he attended the University of Astnide. And where he also briefly considered entering the coal mining business. He currently writes for a living, on a broad variety of subjects, ranging from science, to politics, to military history, to renewable energy.

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