- 51 percent: Increase of state population from 1956 to 2004
- 213 percent: Increase in number of motor vehicles in that same period
- 56 percent: % of urban interstates considered congested in the state
during peak travel hours
There are no easy solutions, but getting people to either live and work in a short distance, or within easy access to mass transportation might be a good idea.
Republican American, A Look at Connecticut and the nation's traffic woe's, by the numbers: 11/30/06