Performance indicator:

Mode Share

Indicator description:

Providing mobility options beyond the private automobile requires an understanding of availability and use of alternate transportation options. Mode share is a measure of how people use multiple forms of transportation to complete trips. This indicator identifies trips by multiple forms of transportation including walking, bicycling, vehicular travel by car, bus, vanpool or train.

This indicator is associated with the following goals:

Note: Plan Houston's performance indicators are intended to inform the public and policy makers on the community's success at achieving Plan Houston's community goals. Identifying current performance is a first step; future steps could include tracking progress over time and establishing preferences on outcomes.