Summary - Canadian Industry Statistics

Urban transit systems - 48511


This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in operating local and suburban mass passenger transit systems. Such transportation may involve the use of one or more modes of transport including light rail, subways and streetcars, as well as buses.

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    These establishments operate over fixed routes and schedules, and allow passengers to pay on a per-trip basis (whether or not they also use payment methods such as monthly passes).

    Example Activities:
    Local and suburban transit systems, mixed mode
    Monorail transport, urban
    Trolley operation, commuter
    Urban and suburban passenger transit system operation
    Urban and suburban transit systems, mixed mode


    No exclusions are specified in the 2017 NAICS Canada manual.

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