National Geographic Magazine has started a worldwide survey called the “Greendex” (click here to learn more) which has the Earth-shattering conclusion that the United States comes in dead last in planet-friendly transportation patterns. These metrics include the “Frequency of Walking or Biking to Work” and “Frequency of Use of Public Transportation.”
While not surprising, the graphs of these elements (both below) drive home how far behind we really are on these transit measures.
“Frequency of Walking or Biking to Work”
“Frequency of Use of Public Transportation”