Data Usage Examples
This page highlights ways researchers and members of the National Accessibility Evaluation Pooled-Fund Study are using the Accessibility Observatory's data sets.
Massachusetts DOT created a dashboard that displays job accessibility data across the state for use in project scoring.
The District DOT built an interactive website that visually shows bike, transit, and pedestrian accessibility within Washington, D.C.
The District DOT built a trip estimation generator for mixed-use developments within Washington, D.C.
MnDOT is using accessibility data to evaluate accessibility as part of community engagement project.
- Non-work accessibility and related outcomes, Research in Transportation Business & Management (2018)
- Accounting for uncertainty and variation in accessibility metrics for public transport sketch planning, Journal of Transport and Land Use 11:1 (2018)
- Mapping Inequalities of Access to Employment and Quantifying Transport Poverty in Canadian Cities (PDF), master's thesis, University of Toronto (2018)
- A Novel Environmental Justice Indicator for Managing Local Air Pollution, International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 15:6 (2018)
- Bang for the buck: Toward a rapid assessment of public transit from multiple perspectives in North American cities (PDF), Transport Policy (2018)
- Inequality in Job Accessibility via Transit in US Cities, OECD, May 19, 2018
- The Philadelphia story: Age, race, gender and changing travel trends, Journal of Transport Geography, 69 (2018)
- Walkability, transit, and body mass index: A panel approach, Journal of Transport & Health, 8 (2018)
- Complicating the Story of Location Affordability, Housing Policy Debate, 28:3 (2017)