Quality indicators for transport systems


Publisher: Office for Official Publications of the European Communities, Publisher: Bernan (distributor) in Luxembourg, Lanham, MD

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  • Transportation -- European Union countries -- Costs -- Mathematical models.,
  • Choice of transportation -- European Union countries -- Mathematical models.,
  • Transportation -- European Union countries -- Decision making -- Mathematical models.

Edition Notes

Other titlesQUITS
StatementISIS ... [et al.].
SeriesTransport research ;, 70
ContributionsISIS (Project), European Commission.
LC ClassificationsHE242.A2 Q35 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 100 p. :
Number of Pages100
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL490975M
ISBN 109282740358
LC Control Number98222120

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This document has beenFile Size: KB. Indicators of freight road transport, which in the European Union remained (the years ) from about to billion tonne-km and was higher than the rate for maritime transport, and much higher than the rate of other modes of transport; for example this indicator for railways was.

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The current report only briefly presents and summarises the structure of the newly developed transport File Size: 2MB. A key performance indicator is a number that shows whether you’re getting closer to your goal or if there’s a lag in progress.

Read on: The complete guide on KPI dashboards. In this list of key performance indicators examples, we’re going to look into four different categories of Missing: transport systems. Indicator system – a process for defining indicators, collecting and analyzing data and applying It indicates little about the quality of other modes or land use accessibility.

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Step 3: Selecting Key Performance Indicators to Monitor Outcomes Indicators Are Required for All Levels of Results-Based M&E Systems 66 Translating Outcomes into Outcome Indicators 66 The “CREAM” of Good Performance Indicators 68 The Use of Proxy Indicators 70 The Pros and Cons of Using Predesigned Indicators 72File Size: 1MB.International Bus System Benchmarking: Performance Measurement Development, Challenges, and Lessons Learned The Key Performance Indicator (KPI) system is the basis for analytical measurement and the aim of promoting a quality approach to public transport operations, and to focus interest.Bus transit is one of the main transfer modes at high-speed railway (HSR) stations.

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