The Transportation section of the SCI includes measures that reflect the quality of public transit, facilities for walking and bicycling along with measure of transportation-related health impacts, such as injuries. The transportation system in impacts health and well-being through:

Objectives & Indicators

T.1. Create a resource-efficient, equitable transportation system

T.1.a. Motor vehicle access

T.1.b. Trips by non-auto mode

T.1.c. Time spent walking or biking

T.1.d. Transit commute time

T.1.e. Transit cost

T.1.f. Public Transit Score

T.2. Ensure the safety of the transportation system

T.2.a. Severe/fatal traffic injuries

T.2.b. Pedestrian Environmental Quality Index

T.2.c. Bike lanes and paths

T.2.d. Speed limit compliance

T.3. Reduce adverse environmental health impacts of the transportation system

T.3.a. Distance travelled in automobiles

T.3.b. Traffic density

T.3.c. Truck routes