“Full Cost Accounting” of Our Transportation Choices

This was shared by one of my Facebook friends. It’s from a blog called Moving Forward. The question it poses is “What is the full cost of your commute?” Good question.

This handy infographic attempts to answer this question:

It’s pretty much what I suspected. It is information that some of us will take to heart and some of us will just glib over because we don’t care what our choices cost society.

There’s also a neat Full Cost of Your Commute calculator at the bottom of the post that deserves more time to play around with.

cost of full commute calculator screencap

The article/post itself has a lot to offer and deserves a detailed read when you have a chance. Also, take the time to play with the Full Cost of Commute calculator.

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