CTA - Ridership - Daily Boarding Totals

Dataset

Name Value
Catalog Link
Metadata Link
Data: JSON 100 Rows
Data: CSV 100 Rows
Host data.cityofchicago.org
Id 6iiy-9s97
Name CTA - Ridership - Daily Boarding Totals
Attribution Chicago Transit Authority
Category Transportation
Tags cta, public transit, ridership
Created 2011-08-12T15:40:31Z
Publication Date 2017-02-16T23:50:16Z

Description

This dataset shows systemwide boardings for both bus and rail services provided by CTA, dating back to 2001. Daytypes are as follows: W = Weekday, A = Saturday, U = Sunday/Holiday. See attached readme file for information on how these numbers are calculated.

Columns

| Included | Schema Type    | Field Name     | Name           | Data Type     | Render Type   |
| ======== | ============== | ============== | ============== | ============= | ============= |
| Yes      | time           | service_date   | service_date   | calendar_date | calendar_date |
| Yes      | series tag     | day_type       | day_type       | text          | text          |
| Yes      | numeric metric | bus            | bus            | number        | number        |
| Yes      | numeric metric | rail_boardings | rail_boardings | number        | number        |
| Yes      | numeric metric | total_rides    | total_rides    | number        | number        |

Time Field

Value = service_date
Format & Zone = yyyy-MM-dd'T'HH:mm:ss

Data Commands

series e:6iiy-9s97 d:2001-01-01T00:00:00.000Z t:day_type=U m:rail_boardings=126455 m:bus=297192 m:total_rides=423647

series e:6iiy-9s97 d:2001-01-02T00:00:00.000Z t:day_type=W m:rail_boardings=501952 m:bus=780827 m:total_rides=1282779

series e:6iiy-9s97 d:2001-01-03T00:00:00.000Z t:day_type=W m:rail_boardings=536432 m:bus=824923 m:total_rides=1361355

Meta Commands

metric m:bus p:integer l:bus t:dataTypeName=number

metric m:rail_boardings p:integer l:rail_boardings t:dataTypeName=number

metric m:total_rides p:integer l:total_rides t:dataTypeName=number

entity e:6iiy-9s97 l:"CTA - Ridership - Daily Boarding Totals" t:attribution="Chicago Transit Authority" t:url=https://data.cityofchicago.org/api/views/6iiy-9s97

property e:6iiy-9s97 t:meta.view v:id=6iiy-9s97 v:category=Transportation v:attributionLink=http://www.transitchicago.com v:averageRating=0 v:name="CTA - Ridership - Daily Boarding Totals" v:attribution="Chicago Transit Authority"

property e:6iiy-9s97 t:meta.view.owner v:id=6bsn-5494 v:profileImageUrlMedium=/api/users/6bsn-5494/profile_images/THUMB v:profileImageUrlLarge=/api/users/6bsn-5494/profile_images/LARGE v:screenName="cta web" v:profileImageUrlSmall=/api/users/6bsn-5494/profile_images/TINY v:displayName="cta web"

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Top Records

| service_date        | day_type | bus    | rail_boardings | total_rides | 
| =================== | ======== | ====== | ============== | =========== | 
| 2001-01-01T00:00:00 | U        | 297192 | 126455         | 423647      | 
| 2001-01-02T00:00:00 | W        | 780827 | 501952         | 1282779     | 
| 2001-01-03T00:00:00 | W        | 824923 | 536432         | 1361355     | 
| 2001-01-04T00:00:00 | W        | 870021 | 550011         | 1420032     | 
| 2001-01-05T00:00:00 | W        | 890426 | 557917         | 1448343     | 
| 2001-01-06T00:00:00 | A        | 577401 | 255356         | 832757      | 
| 2001-01-07T00:00:00 | U        | 375831 | 169825         | 545656      | 
| 2001-01-08T00:00:00 | W        | 985221 | 590706         | 1575927     | 
| 2001-01-09T00:00:00 | W        | 978377 | 599905         | 1578282     | 
| 2001-01-10T00:00:00 | W        | 984884 | 602052         | 1586936     |