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Average Weekday Route Ridership
Month1998199920002001200220032004200520062007200820092010201120122013201420152016201720182019
January27,25128,47030,01833,31132,57032,06731,61831,94930,81431,83533,18732,47831,66331,24429,03922,25624,87825,47223,45022,04920,170
February32,29631,67832,20634,04233,12932,17634,63435,13831,06632,30235,92233,27530,93032,92830,71126,18626,01426,20025,73323,32022,720
March31,28933,24231,98133,41031,74432,07932,68034,23133,76633,35235,43433,33533,29532,39629,58727,48928,14726,17925,03123,44222,981
April31,41731,78731,50033,43130,58831,10733,98232,06632,04835,64133,00732,88330,77730,75329,18225,55727,38624,91724,06023,93822,439
May30,98832,35032,24933,15835,18432,45133,02734,88134,97334,97236,48235,14332,88432,57232,11429,32026,99728,47626,09325,36524,55823,958
June28,78931,26531,01331,34833,34831,58831,47731,38331,46732,77435,01932,08830,98030,97130,51126,61525,18626,75125,25424,50023,06323,625
July26,99729,17030,66930,65830,97929,24529,55429,92828,69231,83834,06831,66429,52828,85228,33324,46724,07625,81823,96522,93722,48022,445
August27,33229,85230,98929,10930,74529,37828,76430,62328,97731,76733,16331,05830,01529,77530,79025,03324,04225,12923,50022,81522,09022,087
September30,13633,00733,67632,29736,79233,61736,02137,73534,00837,57737,78735,59833,88434,83433,23928,46828,36128,48627,28225,45825,47525,212
October30,74533,38833,74432,29436,00033,10435,39336,05933,30936,68237,28034,98434,26133,90232,93427,75227,98428,60026,84324,92925,04523,619
November29,74731,77131,25533,33234,06230,43233,93234,49332,64434,01035,15534,74132,68332,91431,79025,61425,85126,63725,78824,37823,58723,075
December28,93029,49827,00332,85432,99730,64131,00131,77531,62832,84731,34931,13128,66532,28429,24324,42625,50325,61023,56622,91122,43622,279
Source: Chicago Transit Authority, Data Services

Average Saturday Route Ridership
Month1998199920002001200220032004200520062007200820092010201120122013201420152016201720182019
January19,60923,48523,80924,24827,35423,35221,32323,53825,04623,94924,87423,88223,42721,83720,42416,68318,17916,97116,10015,38813,965
February26,56325,75823,64026,27625,39825,47628,12825,34323,19428,86529,35125,58327,18424,87221,00018,54019,92619,07218,29616,35915,898
March25,35126,84726,33125,05925,10025,25225,53025,95225,69326,52825,18323,31524,34323,83421,18019,62720,03118,82517,06616,86316,034
April26,41425,62824,76524,51124,63023,66024,49025,25725,21427,70526,06024,16625,67721,78321,30419,57820,05817,90517,13216,24715,980
May25,33725,60024,63725,48825,57124,93124,05224,42325,65225,35829,94826,89724,56822,31123,76020,13620,24820,20117,94217,47217,20516,693
June22,83225,56124,39825,97626,53225,64324,70424,29424,54725,85727,46424,95723,42824,15524,51819,15218,75320,58117,98518,20517,33217,065
July22,68124,73725,84023,63126,54325,21024,79424,84023,24225,97927,44823,94324,13624,13123,59118,91217,51718,30818,45518,25716,78016,754
August23,09923,58024,38124,01827,28326,13425,54724,58123,75426,65028,68926,44025,08223,22723,25919,00319,16020,15118,27818,12217,31917,345
September23,84026,65825,96825,61028,18923,86227,13026,50824,71829,25228,21727,12924,91926,31924,30519,03319,58720,21119,05418,31417,49017,384
October24,77325,96025,47324,39027,61026,43126,90225,94724,55127,91830,34026,22726,37526,85723,40819,03819,54519,93819,16216,10817,40816,487
November25,36226,48624,54024,97627,64823,99024,68424,37923,90026,86626,82625,89624,30925,87221,66718,94818,74218,52817,99216,56716,79816,708
December25,92526,55723,43325,16230,64524,17925,90123,70325,82726,57825,69224,10922,83923,75422,24517,27219,57718,58417,95916,33216,45716,315
Source: Chicago Transit Authority, Data Services

Average Sunday/Holiday Route Ridership
Month1998199920002001200220032004200520062007200820092010201120122013201420152016201720182019
January13,71917,49115,57416,79815,62714,36216,63015,85215,80216,35415,99816,19715,27815,06013,71912,01413,21412,81712,62411,09411,391
February18,05418,78816,73719,09516,25516,04917,92917,33315,16117,54719,50018,45417,03417,05815,14914,37813,67814,51214,10812,00511,974
March16,15019,46617,01216,86115,65814,94018,73216,87317,73418,47616,27716,37616,25717,45714,78914,43814,72413,78113,49813,02112,295
April17,33317,48516,94017,11616,15916,58617,67316,19019,05419,41315,90816,61717,18216,60615,37814,20014,97714,16713,38712,39211,966
May16,59516,07115,35717,14118,61815,49815,96816,95118,46718,88518,67017,48416,49216,31417,20014,44414,64614,73414,25313,58013,06113,089
June15,45616,56717,57617,98317,78316,82517,12718,06917,51919,24019,57817,60517,82118,07517,72714,16814,53915,51315,14714,50713,38413,877
July14,27716,86517,65717,48618,22816,76616,86317,71417,95819,86522,80018,94718,05517,83417,17214,90914,63416,61514,43614,31513,48913,896
August15,30917,42017,03616,99319,24216,20417,49018,47717,30219,12520,38418,00617,65017,40017,17913,85414,53515,49014,43413,91413,71813,518
September15,10816,64017,40618,31119,22415,77618,12920,14416,61319,68118,99517,75818,21318,59818,06713,87415,36815,09415,10314,15713,57513,590
October15,84517,03216,80617,64018,38616,25418,63919,58816,83919,00120,01917,64718,08717,80516,81414,31915,10515,17514,78113,62812,64113,388
November15,70216,49216,31417,45617,36814,47716,96317,05915,91216,64817,25116,62617,66716,86116,49512,91214,28314,47313,72812,83312,06112,986
December15,30516,94616,58216,92916,47415,06216,41816,39216,34616,71315,19815,76014,69517,01215,47112,44614,21913,79012,56411,86012,25112,330
Source: Chicago Transit Authority, Data Services

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