Visualizing The World's Public Transit

This info-graphic from Good compares subways an rapid transit rail systems from around the world, by track miles and ridership.

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February 23, 2009, 7:00 AM PST

By Nate Berg


"Even though subways are a fuel-efficient way to move people around congested urban areas, Americans make poor use of them, probably because they are poorly funded and often don't travel where we want to go. Right now, of the five most-used subway systems in the country, only New York City's attracts as many riders as the five largest foreign subway systems."

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