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Pennsylvania School Bus Statistics

For additional statistics, contact Driver and Vehicle Services at 717-412-5300.

Licensed school bus drivers: 2011-2021

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

2020

 

2021

 

44,882

45,901

46,085

45,178

45,440

45,161

44,437

43,980

43,399

42,901

42,464

Registered school buses: 2011-2020

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

2020

31,105

31,024

31,268

31,300

31,718

31,763

31,531

31,381

31,345

30,801

Number of students transported on a daily basis (by school year)

10/11

11/12

12/13

13/14

14/15

15/16

16/17

17/18

18/19

19/20

1,521,632

1,512,901

1,535,957

1,525,579

1,521,004

1,519,547

1,520,134

1,520,999

1,517,989

1,500,577

Number of miles driven by school buses annually (by school year)

10/11

11/12

12/13

13/14

14/15

15/16

16/17

17/18

18/19

19/20

401,174,236

397,351,243

392,477,827

393,923,683

394,195,693

400,144,856

408,597,161

405,764,834

419,775,017

387,200,852

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