Demographia

New & Revised Items

 

10th Annual Demographia International Housing Affordability Survey

 

10th Annual Demographia World Urban Areas

 

Demographia Central Business Districts: Employment & Transit Commuting

 

Evaluation of Plan Bay Area (For Pacific Research Institute)

 

Toward More Prosperous Cities

 

Urban Travel and Urban Population Density: Journeys  (20130103)

 

Definition of Terms Used in The Evolving Urban Form Series

 

California High Speed Rail: Updated Due Diligence Report: By Joseph Vranich & Wendell Cox

 

 

USA Transit Expenditures & Expenditures per Passenger Mile from 1960 (20140401)

USA Urban Personal Vehicle Market Share from 1900 (20140401)

USA Cost of Driving and Mass Transit: 1960-2013 (20140401)

 

Chukyo Urban Travel Market Share 1970-2009  (20140401)

Keihanshin Urban Travel Market Share 1970-2009  (20140401)

Kanto Urban Travel Market Share 1970-2009  (20140401)

Nagoya Urban Travel Market Share 1970-2009  (20140401)

Osaka-Kobe0-Kyoto Urban Travel Market Share 1970-2009  (20140401)

 

Tokyo-Yokohama Urban Travel Market Share 1970-2009  (20140401)

Demographia Central Business Districts: Employment & Transit Commuting: 2006-10 Data  (20140324)

10th Annual Demographia World Urban Areas (20140310)

US Major Metropolitan Area Journey to Work Mode Data: 2012  (20140223)

Demographia Central Business Districts: Employment & Transit Commuting: 2000 Census Data

 

10th Annual Demographia International Housing Affordabilty Survey: Media Release (20140123)

China: From Special Economic Zones to Special Child Friendly Zones (20131124)

Built Up Urban Area Totals: US States & DC 2010 (20131121)

US Urban Area Data from 1920

 

2012 Journey to Work Market Shares: US Major Metropolitan Areas (20131009)

Southeast England Population by Area: 1891-1911 (20130921)

Dallas-Fort Worth Density Profile (Census Tracts) 2000-2010 (20130921)

Dallas Transit Ridership Down Despite 250% Light Rail Expansion & Population Increase: 2006

Major Metropolitan Area Housing Regulation Categories: 2006

 

Boomer Urban Core 1,000,000 Loss 2000-2010

Housing Affordability: The St. Louis Advantage Show-Me Institute (2012)

Sprawl and Obesity in Ohio: What’s All the Fuss About? (2003)

Needles in the Obesity Haystack (2004)

Obesity and Land Use: Research Summary

 

Europe: Major Metropolitan Areas & Urban Core Populations (20130810)

The Texas Growth Machine (CityJournal) (2013q1)

Interaction Between Transport and Land Use: CODATU Addis Ababa Training Course (20130804)

Housing Affordability Categories (20130728)

Retrofitting the American Dream (20130610)

 

Developing Africa: Toward Self Sufficient, Customer Oriented Urban Transport Policy: Addis Abeba Paper (20130703)

Developing Africa: Toward Self Sufficient, Customer Oriented Urban Transport Policy: Addis Abeba Presentation (20130703)

US Violent Crime Rate: Major Metropolitan Areas, Core Cities & Suburbs (20130630)

US Places (Municipalities & Census Designated Places Over 50,000 with Land Area & Density: 2010 (20130623)

Share of Housing Built Before 1940: US Metropolitan Areas & Historical Core Municipalities (20130623)

 

Driving Trends in Context [the USPIRG Report] (20130528)

Major Metropolitan Area Commuting Trends: 2000-2010 United States

Growth Dominated by Texas Suburbs [2012 US Municipal Population Estimates] (20130525)

Sunshine is Golden: The Florida Demographic Reversal

Geographical Definitions: Comparing Central Area & Suburban House Prices: 2008-2010

 

Myth of the Strong Center: Comparing Central Area & Suburban House Prices: 2008-2010

Tehran Metropolitan, Core & Suburban Population from 1991 (20130411)

Lagos Metropolitan, Core & Suburban Population from 1991 (20130411)

Nagoya Metropolitan, Core City & Suburban Population from 1920(20130411)

Paris Region (I'le de France) Population: 1968-2012 (20130411)

 

California High Speed Rail: Updated Due Diligence Report: By Joseph Vranich & Wendell Cox (20130411)

Cities in Western Europe and the United States: Do Policy Differences Matter: By Peter Gordon & Wendell Cox

Commuting in Australia --- with the New World's Longest Work Trip Travel Times (20130324)

Portland's Slothful Creative Class? (20130324)

Calgary Suburban Development Controversy: Stockton Bankruptcy Not Due to Suburban Development: Calgary Herald (20130323)

 

What is a Half Urban World? (20130323)

The Expanding Economic Pie and Grinding Poverty (20130323)

Separation of Church and Urban Planning: The Attack on the Echenique et al Research (20130323)

Hong Kong's Decentralizing Commuting Patterns (20130323)

Alleviating World Poverty: A Progress Report (20130323)

 

The Evolving Urban Form: Bangkok (20130323)

The Dispersion of Financial Sector Jobs (20130323)

The Evolving Urban Form: Kuala Lumpur (20130323)

Demographic and Economic Challenges: The 9th Annual Demographia International Housing Affordability Survey (20130323)

The World's Most Affluence Metropolitan Areas: 2013 (20130323)

 

The Evolving Urban Form: Rio de Janeiro (20130323)

Dispersion in the World's Largest Urban Areas (20130323)

America's Oldest Cities (20130323)

The Beauty of Urban Planning from the Ground: Means Versus Ends (20130323)

Chicago: Outer Suburban and Core Growth Leader (20130323)

 

Why Housing is So Expensive in the Washington Metropolitan Area (Smart Growth) (20130323)

"Jaw Droppingly Shameless:" Mother Jones on California High Speed Rail (20130323)

Middle Class Protest in Christchurch, New Zealand (20130323)

Canada's 2011 Census: Strong Growth and Strong Suburban Growth (20130323)

New US Urban Area Data Release (Urbanized Areas) (20130323)

 

Making Stuff Up at Atlantic Cities (20130323)

Attack on the Suburbs Documented in California Republican Assembly Caucus Report (20130323)

Observations on Exurban Growth: How Analysts Get the Domestic Migration Story Wrong (20130323)

Manila Shantytown Fire: 10,000 Homeless (20130323)

Sydney's Long and Lengthening Commute Times: Consequence of Urban Containment (Smart Growth) (20130323)

 

Overwhelming Majority (84%) of 18-34s Want to Own Homes (20130323)

Rio 20+: Poverty Eradication Takes Precedence (20130323)

Core Cities: Domestic Migration Loss Evidence (20130323)

Portland Condo Development Reverts to Rentals, Nixes Mixed Use (20130323)

London's Expensive Greenbelt: The Economist (20130323)

 

Transportation for Tomorrow: Driverless Cars (20130323)

China Has More Personal Vehicles then the United States: Report (20130323)

Atlanta Resoundingly Rejects New Transit Tax (20130323)

Avoiding Expensive Municipal Mergers (Local Government Amalgamations) (20130323)

Could the Victorville to Las Vegas Train (Xpress West) Cost Taxpayers 10 Times the Solyndra Loss? (20130323)

 

Toronto's Greenbelt: Pushing Up Traffic Congestion, Air Pollution and House Prices (20130323)

German Renewable Power: Making Sustainability Unsustainable? (20130323)

Congratulations to America: Huge Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reduction (20130323)

Texas High Speed Rail: On the Right Track? (20130323)

High Speed Rail in Brazil: The Need for Guarantees (20130323)

 

Tokyo: Huge Population Reduction Predicted (20130323)

US National Journey to Work Data for 2011 (20130323)

BBC Monster Traffic Jam Report Cites Lexington, Kentucky: Really? (20130323)

Election: "Stop Portland Creep" Resonates in Suburbs (20130323)

Finally: A Las Vegas Train Proposal that Makes Sense --- Customers to Pay, Not Taxpayers (20130323)

 

IRS Reverses Field: To Continue Migration Data (20130323)

Moving to North Dakota: the 2013 State Population Estimates (20130323)

China Freeways Continuing Expansion: 2013 Update (20130323)

The (White) British are Leaving London (20130323)

Nerdwallet Worst Cities for Drivers Ratings Mix Apples and Oranges (20130323)

 

Population Impact of New Metropolitan Area Boundaries: NY, Charlotte, Grand Rapids & Indianapolis Gain (20130323)

Sydney to Abandon Radical Urban Containment Policy (Radical Smart Growth Policy) (20130323)

Transit Policy in an Era of the Shrinking Federal Dollar - Heritage Foundation Backgrounder (20130319)

Transit Legacy Cities (20130319)

Urban Core Densities in US Major Metropolitan Areas (20130319)

 

Toward More Prosperous Cities (20130218)

Transit Policy in an Era of the Shrinking Federal Dollar  (20130217)

Texas: A Model for Dynamic Job and Economic Growth <Investors Business Daily> (20130117)

The Dispersion of Financial Sector Jobs in the United States (20130107)

Planes, Trains, & Automobiles (& Buses) to Las Vegas (20130107)

 

Urban Travel and Urban Population Density: Journeys  (20130103)

Lower Urban Densities Associated with Shorter Work Trip Travel Times (W.Cox): Journeys <Singapore LTA> (20130103)

Lower Urban Densities Associated with Less Traffic Congestion (W.Cox): Journeys <Singapore LTA> (20130103)

Urban Travel & Population Density: Journeys <Singapore LTA> (20130103)

Definition of Terms Used in The Evolving Urban Form Series (20121231)

Toward More Prosperous Cities (World Streets) (20121217)

 

Alleviating World Poverty: A Progress Report (20121218)

Orange County Housing Plan Too Radical (20121218)

Hong Kong's Decentralizing Commuting Patterns (20121212)

The Rise of Post-Familialism: Humanity's Future? (20121212)

The Future of Transit in a Fiscally Constrained Political Environment (20121212)

 

Developing Africa: Toward Customer Oriented Urban Transport Policy (20121128)

A Housing Preference "Sea-Change?" Not In California (20121127)

Obama Fuel Economy Rules Trump Smart Growth (20121127)

Coastal County Population Trends: Moving From the Coast (20121127)

Residential Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Reality (20121127)

 

Staying the Same: Urbanization in America --- Cores, Suburbs & Exurbs (20121127)

Canada: Tinkering with Mortgage Rules Won't Affect Housing Affordability (20121127)

Cities and Sustainability: A Midcourse Correction: Lafayette College Webinar (20121127)

Exaggerating Future World Urban Land Area: The GRUMP Research (20121127)

Smart Growth (Livability) Air Pollution and Public Health (20121127)

 

Local Democracy in Ohio: A Review of City, Village and Township Financial Performance by Size (20121127)

In Ohio Smaller Local Governments are More Efficient and More Effective (20121127)

The Expanding Economic Pie & Grinding Poverty: The World (20121127)

California's Attraction Gone the Way of the Dust Bowl: Orange County Register (20121127)

California's Global Warming Bill Could Become Big Pork Barrel: Orange County Register (20121127)

 

What is a Half Urban World? (20121127)

A Planet of People: Angel's Planet of Cities (20121127)

Census 2011 Sub-County Allocations Masquerade as Population Estimates (20121127)

Flocking Elsewhere: The Downtown Growth Story (20121127)

Younger Adults Commuting More as Solo Car Drivers (20121127)

 

Xpress West Las Vegas High Speed Rail: Most Traffic Congestion Will not be Avoided  (20121127)

Questioning the Messianic Conception of Smart Growth (20121127)

Congratulations to America: Huge Greenhouse Gas Emission Reduction (20121127)

The "Return to the Cities" Myth (20120902)

Density is not the Issue: The Urban Scaling Research (from the Santa Fe Institute (20121127)

 

Suburbs and Cities: The Unexpected Truth (20120902)

US Metropolitan Area, Urban Area & Balance Population Densities <See Caution> (20120820)

Plan Maryland Address: MD Association of Counties: Wendell Cox (20120819)

Wendell Cox & Tom Leithead Commentaries on Transportation Tax: Atlanta Journal Constitution (20120819)

Local Democracy in Chicagoland (20120812)

 

Local Democracy in Illinois (20120812)

XpressWest High Speed Rail: Default Seems Likely (20120819)
DesertXpress High Speed Rail: Default Seems Likely (20120819
Las Vegas High Speed Rail: Default Seems Likely (20120819

Keeping Kalamazoo Competitive: Husock & Cox <PDF> (20120819)

 

Paris Urban Area (Unite Urbaine) Population & Density from 1650 (20120812)

Urban Footprint in the United States (Domesticated Land): 1950-2010 (20120808)

Air Pollution & Density: 422 Major Metropolitan Counties in the United States: Ranking (20120808)

Distribution of Auto & Mass Transit Commuting: Australia, Canada, New Zealand & United States (20120808)

International Population Density & Traffic Density (20120808)

 

Distribution of Travel Times by Commute Mode: US: 2010 (20120808)

Canada Agricultural Land by Province from 1951 & 2011 Urban Land (20120808)

Paris Urban Area 1921-2008 Population Core City & Suburbs (20120704)

不要资助铁路公司 (苹果日报香港): 2000.07.29

US Poverty Rates: Major Metropolitan/Core/Suburbs (20120630)

 

California Jobs: The Long Stall: City Journal (20120505)

Cities & Suburbs: The Unexpected Truth (20120505)

US Journey to Work Travel Time by Mode: 2010 (20120505)

Urbanization in the United States from 1945 (20120415)

Historical Core Municipality Classification (20120331)

 

Principal Urban Areas in Major US Metropolitan Areas: 1950-2010 (20120331)

Tasman-Nelson (20120316)

Hong Kong Population History & 2011 Census (20120306)

Hong Kong Constituency Areas: 2003 Population & Density (20120302)

Major Metropolitan Area Population by Historical Core Municipality Classifications (US) (20120225)

 

8th Annual Demographia International Housing Affordabilty Survey (20120123)

8th Annual Demographia International Housing Affordabilty Survey: Executive Summary (20120123)

8th Annual Demographia International Housing Affordabilty Survey: Media Release (20120123)

Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Personal Mobility: Opportunities and Possibilities (20111100)

Low Income Journey to Work Data: US Metropolitan 2006-2010 (20120206)

Work Trip Travel Time by Employment Density in Major Metropolitan Counties (US) (20120206)

 

House Price Increases by Type of Land Use Regulation Market: 2000-2010 (20111101)

Wendell Cox Plan Maryland Address VIDEO (20120117)

Wendell Cox Toronto Transit Debate: Ryerson University Opening Statement VIDEO(20120117)

Wendell Cox Clark County Washington: Columbia River Crossing & Light Rail VIDEO (20120117)

Joel Kotkin Introduction to 7th Annual Demographia International Housing Affordability Survey (20120117)

 

Policy Analysis: the Pennsylvania Distressed Municipalities Program (Act 47)

US National Work Trip Shares (Journey to Work): 1960-2010
US Major Metropolitan Work Trip Market Shares: 2000-2010
US Coastal County Population: 1900-2010
US Major Metropolitan Area Population: 2010


Housing Type by Major Metropolitan Area: 2000-2010

Movement of 2000 25-34 Cohort to 2010 Major Metropolitan
Movement of 2000 45-54 Cohort to 2010 Major Metropolitan

Movement of 2000 55-64 Cohort to 2010 Major Metropolitan

Can More Transit Reduce the Congestion Problem in Greater Toronto? (20111028)

 

US National Journey to Work Data (Work Access): 1960-2010 (20111028)

US Major Metropolitan Area Journey to Work Data: 2010 & 2000 (20111028)

Money for Transit Won't Help Traffic Congestion - Toronto Sun (20111020)

Traffic Intensity: Counties in US Major Metropolitan Areas: 2005 (20110924)

NOx Intensity: Counties in US Major Metropolitan Areas: 2008 (20110924)

 

The Evolving Urban Form: Milan (20110914)

US Urban Area Data: 1950-2000 (20110828)

The Evolving Urban Form: Chicago (20110828)

Density, Traffic and NOx Pollution Intensity: US Major Metropolitan Areas (20110907)

Seattle Metropolitan Region: Population by Area: 2000-2010 (20110828)

 

The Evolving Urban Form: Seattle (20110828)

Dallas-Fort Worth Population by Area: 2000-2010 (20110828)

Los Angeles Metropolitan Region: Population by District: 1900-2010 (20110828)

City of Los Angeles: Population by Area: 1950-2010 (20110828)

The Evolving Urban Form: Los Angeles: (20110828)

 

Beijing Population by District: 2000-2010 (20110828)

Shanghai Population by District: 2000-2010 (20118228)

The Evolving Urban Form: Shanghai (20110828)

Net Domestic Migration by Severity of the Housing Bubble & Regulation Category: 2000-2009 (20110819)

US Historical Core Municipality Population by Classification: 2000-2010 (20110813)

 

US Major Metropolitan Domestic Migration: 2000-2009: By Land Regulation Category (20110808)

US Major Metropolitan Domestic Migration: 2000-2009: Ranked (20110808)

US Metropolitan Domestic Migration: 2000-2009: By Population Category (20110808)

US Metropolitan Domestic Migration: 2000-2009 : All Areas (20110808)

Cost of Sprawl --- 2000 House Price Projections and Actual: 2000-2010 (20110724)

 

NOAA Coastal and Interior County Population: 1900-2010 (20110724)

The Costs of Smart Growth Revisited: A 40 Year Perspective: New Geography (20110708)

Outlawing New Houses in California: New Geography (20110708)

Urban Population Density by Census Tract: United States 2000 Census (20110618)

Cities and the Census (Joel Kotkin & Wendell Cox) City Journal Article (20110618)

 

The Evolving Urban Form: International Urban Area Profiles at newgeography.com

The Housing Crash and Smart Growth (20110602)

US Metropolitan Population: 2000 & 2010 By Urban Core & Suburban (20110609)

Shanghai Employment by Sector: 2004 (20110609)

US National Core Municipality, Suburban & Outside Suburban Population

 

Exchange with Australian Conservation Foundation (20110602)

The Evolving Urban Form: Jakarta (Jabotabek) (20110602)

Commuters with No Car Available by Mode: US 2009 (20110602)

Induced Traffic: Setting the Record Straight: Reissue (20110602)

Shanghai Population by District & County (Qu & Xian): 2010 (20110602)

 

Jabotabek (Jakarta Region): Population by Sector: 2000-2010 (20110530)

Suburbanization of New York: 1950 & 2000 to 2010 (20110525)

West Coast Main Line Actual & Projected Costs - UK (20110525)

Mumbai Core & Suburban Population 1901-2001 (20110525)

Manila Core & Suburban Population: 1950-2000 (20110525)

 

Capability of Mass Transit: Job Access in US Metropolitan Areas (20110525)

Capability of Mass Transit: Job Access in US Metropolitan Areas by Population (20110525)

Urban Density & Traffic Congestion in the United States (20110525)

IBM Traffic Congestion Index: International (20110525)

New York Metropolitan Area Commute Patterns (20110525)

 

US & Europe Traffic Congestion (20110525)

Seoul Area Population 1960-2010 (20110525)

Mexico City Area Population: 2010 Census (20110525)

China Census 2010 (20110525)

Japan Census 2010 (20110525)

 

Downtown China (20110523)

Japan's 2010 Census: Moving to Tokyo (20110523)

Work Trip Travel Time: Europe and United States (20110523)

United States & Europe: Mass Transit & Automobile Work Trip Shares (20110523)

United States Metropolitan Areas: 45 Minute Mass Transit Job Access by Population (20110523)

 

The Evolving Urban Form: Dallas-Fort Worth (20110523)

The Evolving Urban Form: St. Louis (20110523)

The Evolving Urban Form: Mumbai (20110523)

The Evolving Urban Form: Manila (20110523)

The Evolving Urban Form: The Valley of Mexico: Mexico City (20110523)

 

US Urbanization by County: 2000 (20110523)

Zhengzhou "Ghost City" Alive! (20110523)

Urban Transportation Policy Requires Factual Foundations (20110523)

Washington's War on Cars & the Suburbs (20110523)

Transportation Politics of Envy: The Economist Gets it Wrong on the USA and Europe (20110523)

World Urbanization Update: Delhi 2nd in a World of Smaller Urbanization (20110523)

 

Journey to Work Data: 2009: US Major Metropolitan Areas (20110523)

Transit Work Trip Market Share: Downtown (Central Business Districts/CBD) & Outside: US Major Urban Areas (20110523)
This is not the Way to Fix Toronto's Traffic - Toronto Sun (20110520)

United States Urban Areas: Population, Land Area & Density by Population Category (20110426)

Demographia World Urban Areas 7th Annual Edition (20110409)

 

Demographia World Urban Areas Population Projections (20110409)
High Speed Rail: Taxpayer Risk Assessment: Heritage Foundation Presentation Video (20110311)
Federal Transit Programs: Spending More and More for Less and Less (20110302)

Transit Expenditures: 1982-2009 (20110207)
USA Transit Expenditures & Subsidies from 1960 (20110207)

 

Tokyo-Yokohama: Urban Transport Market Share: 1975-2006 (20110206)

Osaka-Kobe-Kyoto: Urban Transport Market Share: 1975-2006 (20110206)

Nagoya: Urban Transport Market Share: 1975-2006 (20110206)

7th Annual Demographia International Housing Affordability Survey (20110123)

Media Release: 6th Annual Demographia International Housing Affordabilty Survey (20100123)

 

Housing Supply Constraints: Natural and Regulatory: EconJournal Watch (20110201)

Dr. Tony Recsei Introduction to 6th Annual Demographia International Housing Affordability Survey (20110117)

The Tampa to Orlando High-Speed Rail Risk Assessment  (20100106)

Transportation Policy in Maryland (20100106)


European Union Passenger Transport & Market Share: 1995-2008 (20101112)

Texas Municipal Government Spending by Population: 2008 (20101112)

Honolulu Rail Greenhouse Gas Emission Analysis (20101008)

Riding Our Way Out of Congestion on Transit in the Twin Cities?  (20040101)

 

Demographia Residential Land & Regulation Cost Index (20101005)

   Demographia Residential Land & Regulation Summary  (20101005)

   Demographia Residential Land & Regulation Press Release (20101005)

   Demographia Residential Land & Regulation Contents  (20101005)

   Demographia Residential Land & Regulation Land Use Regulation Background  (20101005)

   Demographia Residential Land & Regulation Methodology (20101005)

   Research Summary: More Restrictive Land Use Regulation and Housing Affordability (20101005)

 

Major Metropolitan Transit & Work at Home Shares: US (20100928)

中国的房地产泡沫碎片 (20100831)

China's Sliver of a Housing Bubble <Chinese> (20100831)

 

China's Sliver of a Housing Bubble (20100831)

Austin's 11 Year Affordability Advantage over Perth (20100827)
Low Income Rental Affordability: 2008 (20100820)
Performance Urban Planning on Australian Coalition Housing Policy (20100820)
New York Metropolitan Area: Commuting Flows Between Counties (20100810)

Urban Access Indicators (20100809)
Demographia World Urban Areas & Population Projections: Edition 6.1 (20100702)
Sustainability in Urban Areas: Opportunities and Possibilities (VIDEO)
The Transportation Regulatory Threat to the Economy (US) (VIDEO)
High Speed Rail: Untimely Extravagance (VIDEO)

Shaping the Competitive Advantage of Texas Metropolitan Areas (Governor's Business Council, 2007)
How Smart Growth Exacerbated the International Financial Crisis
How Smart Growth Propelled the International Financial Crisis
Smart Growth's Role in the Panic of 2008
US Urban Transit Market Share from 1900 (20100615)

US Urban Area Transit Market Share 2008 & 1983 (20100615)
European Union-15: Domesticated Land: 2001 (20100606)
European Union-15: Agriculture & Urban Land (20100606)
Zero Sum Game: The Austin Streetcar (20100517)
Metropolitan Areas, Core Cities & Principal Cities: Population 2000-2008 (20100516)

Why Can't Sao Paulo be Curitiba? Book Review: The Brazilians
Sydney, Melbourne, Dallas-Fort Worth & Atlanta: Housing Affordability (20100509)
Taken for a Ride? Light Rail in Charlotte: Updated Link (20100508)
Population Density & Traffic Intensity (20100419)
Auto & Transit Access in Portland (20100419)

les législations anti étalement urbain sont les principales responsables de la crise des subprime
An interview of Wendell Cox: "smart growth policies are the main cause of subprime crisis!
Portland Commuting Profile: 2006-2008
Commuting Profile Index
Ningbo: Rental Car Tour

Demographia US Metropolitan Areas: Population & Migration: 2000-2009 (20100326)
Demographia US Metropolitan Areas: Population & Migration: 2000-2008 (20100326)
Metropolitan Migration: Core Counties & Suburban: USA: 2000-2008 (20090701)
House Price to Income Ratio 6 Nations from 1980s (2010.0201)
Kunming: City of Eternal Spring: Rental Car Tour (2010.0328
Guiyang: Expanding Over the Mountains: Rental Car Tour (2010.0328

Demographia World Urban Areas & Population Projections: 6th Annual Edition: 2010 (20100318)
Demographia World Urban Areas Supplemental Tables to the 5th Edition (20100318)
Metropolitan Area House Price Trends: Central, Inner Suburbs & Outer Suburbs (20100315)
US Metropolitan Area: Transit Journey to Work Share: 1980 & 2008 (20100304)
New Geography: Australia Treasurer Calls for Reasonable Land Use Regulation

New Geography: Housing Affordability in Darwin: Still Dreadful
New Geography: The Heavy Price of Growth Management in Seattle
New Geography: Atlanta: Ground Zero for the American Dream
New Geography: Unlivable Vancouver
New Geography: Obama Throws Life-Line to Smart Growth Areas

Traffic Congestion & Density: TTI 2007 Ratings (20100302)
Traffic Congestion & Density: Inrix 2009 Ratings (20100302)
Wendell Cox CFAX Victoria Interview (20100211)
Wendell Cox CTV Vancouver News Coverage (20100210)
Australia Treasurer Calls for More Housing Land (20100210)

6th Annual Demographia International Housing Affordability Survey (20100125)
Demographia International Housing Affordabilty Survey Prompts Median House Price Correction in Darwin(20100129)
Australia Capital Cities CBD & Metropolitan Journey to Work Data (20100129)
Did Environmentalism Cause the Housing Bubble?

New Zealand Minister Orders Review of Urban Growth Boundaries
Rankings: 6th Annual Demographia International Housing Affordabilty Survey (20100125)
Media Release: 6th Annual Demographia International Housing Affordabilty Survey (20100125)
Dr. Shlomo Angel Introduction to 5th Annual Demographia International Housing Affordability Survey (20100118)
Dr. Donald Brash Introduction to 4th Annual Demographia International Housing Affordability Survey (20100118)

Norfolk Light Rail: Expensive Rising Tide
Death of the Suburbs: Part Nauseum
Traffic Congestion, Time, Money & Productivity
China's Metropolitan Regions: Moving Toward High Income Status
Reducing Car Travel Produces Meager Greenhouse Gas Emission Reductions
Taking the Fun Out of Global Warming

Portland: Bogus Model for National Policy
E-Bikes, China & Human Aspirations
Avoiding Housing Bubbles" Regulating Land User Regulators
A Canadian Autobahn
The Suburbs are Sexy

Decade of the South: The 2009 State Population Estimates
Congress and the Administration Take Aim at Local Democracy
Dubai: A High Stakes Bet on the Future
The Fed and Asset Bubbles: Beyond Superficiality
The Infrastructure Canard

In a Financial Crisis What Happens to the Dog Bakeries?
Moving from the Cities to the Suburbs and Beyond
China Should Send the Western Planners Home
Long Island Express: The Surprisingly Short Commutes of Suburban New Yorkers
Contrived Sustainability

New York State & New York City Continues to Lose Residents
China's Love Affair With Mobility
The Panic of 2008: How Bad is It?
Long Beach Freeway Saga
California: The Housing Bubble Returns?

High Speed Rail: Not One Big Happy Family
Go to Middle America Young Men and Women
Sydney: From World City to Sick Man of Australia
The Limits of Transit: Costly Dead-End
Root Causes of the Financial Crisis: A Primer

How Smart Growth Disadvantages African-Americans and Hispanics
How Growth Management Disadvantages African-Americans and Hispanics
How Compact City Policies Disadvantages African-Americans and Hispanics
On Cities, GHG Emissions, Apples & Oranges
Living Better than the Kids

Escape from New York: City Journal
Toward the Great Australian Nightmare: A Quarter Floor in a High-Rise Block?
High Speed Rail: Toward Least-Worst Projections (20100117)
Exurban Growth Greater than Central Growth per Census Bureau
Rating World Metropolitan Areas: When Money is an Object

Arterial street system needed (Atlanta Journal Constitution oped) (20100117)
Growth Management v. Infrastructure Costs: California (20100115)
Blueprint 2030: Better Transportation for Atlanta
Vehicles per Households & No Vehicle Households: US Metropolitan Areas(20091111)
Median Income by Commuting Mode: USA (20091108)

Smart Growth's Role in the "Panic of 2008" (Video) [Great Recession] (20091012)
Transit Expenditures: 1982-2007 (20091012)
Domestic Migration by MSA Land Use Regulation Category 2000-2008 (20091012)
USA Metropolitan Area Core City & Suburban Growth 2000-2008 (20090927)

US Metropolitan Housing Affordability Indicators by Ethnicity (20090920)
Dallas (DART) Transit Ridership Stagnant Since Light Rail Expansion (20090822)
Portland: Urban Travel Market Share: 1980- (20090822)
China Cities Gross Domestic Product per Capita (20090719)
Regulating Greenhouse Gases Not People: Heritage Foundation Presentation (20090723)

China Cities (Major Regions) Gross Domestic Product per Capita (20090719)
China Province & Region Abbreviations (20090719)
World Metropolitan Areas: Gross Domestic Product (20090719)
GDP per Capita: Top 100 World Metropolitan Areas (20090719)
USA Metropolitan Areas: 1971 Median House Prices (20090708)

Oklahoma: Poised for Growth
Traffic & Density: International Urban Areas (20090619)
Urban Terms Defined (20090618)
US Urban Areas 2000 Urban Footprint Population Infill to 2007 (20090610)
Playing With Trains (NewGeography.com)

TV Ontario Panel Discussion
Research Summary: Obesity & Land Use (20090529)
Research Summary: The Automobile, Economic Growth & Poverty Reduction (20090525)
Research Summary: Personal Mobility, Economic Growth & Poverty Reduction (20090525)
Portland: Urban Travel Market Share from Before Light Rail (20090525)

Portland: Transit Work Trip Market Share From Before Light Rail (20090525)
Population Infill: United States Urban Areas 2000-2007 (20090525)
Densification of United States Urban Areas 2000-2007(20090525)
Dhaka: The Draw: Rental Car Tour (20090522)
USA Cost of Driving and Mass Transit 1960-2007 (20090523)

The Housing Downturn in the United States: 2009 First Quarter Update (20090518)
Relationship Between Smart Growth and the International Financial Collapse
2008 Metropolitan Area Analysis: Population & Domestic Migration (20090513)
Metropolitan Area Analysis: Population & Domestic Migration: 2007 Report (20090323)
Sustainable Development in Urban Areas: Opportunites & Possibilites: Paris Senat Presentation VIDEO

Smart Growth's Role in the "Panic of 2008": VIDEO (20090424)
Sydney Per Capita Travel Time More than Atlanta
Demographia World Urban Areas & Population Projections: 5th Comprehensive Edition (20090403)
Publication Announcement: Demographia World Urban Areas & Population Projections (20090403)
Metropolitan Area Analysis: Population & Domestic Migration: 2008 Report (20090323)

Los Angeles Population & Density by Area: 1950- (20090313)
Urban Area Comparison: Atlanta, Paris & Other US Urban Areas (20090311)
Urban Area Comparison: Boston, Paris & Other US Urban Areas (20090311)
Urban Area Comparison: Portland, Paris & Other US Urban Areas (20090311)
Urban Area Comparison: Houston, Paris & Other US Urban Areas (20090311)

Urban Area Comparison: Chicago, Paris & Other US Urban Areas (20090311)
Urban Area Comparison: New York, Paris & Other US Urban Areas (20090311)
Urban Area Comparison: Los Angeles, Paris & Other US Urban Areas (20090311)
Urban Area Comparison: Paris & US Urban Areas (20090311)
Urban Area Comparison: Paris, LA, NYC, CHI, HOU, ATL, BOS, POR (20090311)

Government Consolidation in Indiana: Separating Rhetoric from Reality (20090309)
Estimated Diversion of Roadway Use to Transit (USA): 2008 (20090309)
Don't Regulate Suburbs: Heritage Foundation with Dr. Utt (20090308)
Europe: Metropolitan Region & Core City Migration Trends (20090306)
Household Residence, Stock & Mutual Fund Value from 1925 (20090221)

Demographia Housing Affordability Coverage in Australian Chinese Times (20090219)
Analysis of Housing Deflation: Phase 1 & Phase 2 of Housing Recession in the USA (20090215)
Mortgage Meltdown Graphic (20090215)
Agricultural Land & Value 2007: USA (Major Metropolitan Areas (20090215)

US Bureau of the Census Population Estimate Challenges (20090215)
Analysis of Housing Deflation: Phase 1 & Phase 2 of Housing Recession in the USA (20090215)
Agricultural Land: 2002 & 2007: States: USA (20090215)
Agricultural Land & Values 2002 & 2007 by US Geographical Sector (20090215)
Europeans are Moving to the Suburbs Too (20090209)

USA Personal Income per Capita 1929-2008: Inflation Adjusted (20090221)
Prescriptive Planning (Smart Growth) Destroys Housing Affordability in Las Vegas (20090209)
House Price Increases by State Subprime Mortgage Share Quintile (20090207)
Subprime Mortgage Shares & House Price Increases by State (20090207)
Europe (EU-27) & USA Freight GHGs: 2005: Tentative Estimate (20090205)

Freight Rail's Potential to Alleviate Traffic Congestion (200110 Mirror)
Solving the Freight Rail Transportation Bottleneck (20071100)
Consumer Expenditures on Transport & Housing: USA Commentary (20090204)
US Consumer Expenditures: Transportation & Housing 2007: 18 Metropolitan Areas (20090204)
Florida High Speed Rail Evaluation Report-1998 (20090204)

USA Urban Area Density & Intensity of Traffic (20090129)
Prescriptive Planning (Smart Growth) Destroys Housing Affordability in Phoenix (20090209)
US Domestic Migration by Public Transport Market Share (20090129)
USA Cost of Driving and Mass Transit from 1960 (20090128)
Improving the Quality of Life through Telecommuting - Information Techonology & Innovation Foundation (20090120)

5th Annual Demographia International Housing Affordabilty Survey (20090126)
5th Annual Demographia International Housing Affordabilty Survey Media Release(20090126)
Australia Urban Land Area & Share of Total by State & Territory (20090121)
USA House Annual Price Change by 2007 Median House Price (20090112)
USA Housing Starts per 1,000 Households: 1920-2008 (20090111)

Australia & USA Have Largest Houses (20090110)
Prescriptive Planning (Smart Growth) Destroys Housing Affordability in Las Vegas (20090110)
USA Personal Income per Capita 1929-2007: Inflation Adjusted (20090110)
2007 International Housing Affordability Chart (20090107)
Demographia USA Journey to Work Data 2007 (20080926)

Nanjing: Intermittent Capital (20081231)
USA State Domestic Migration & Land Use Regulation 2000-2008 (20081231)
USA State Population & Domestic Migration 2000-2008 (20081231)
Greenhouse Gas Emissions: Cars & Transit: USA 2005 (20070924)
London Daily Telegraph Oped on the Congestion Charging Program (20030216)

USA Transit & Highway Market Share by Urban Area: New York & the Nation: 2007 (20081223)
USA Transit & Highway Market Share by Urban Area: 2007 (20081223)
USA Transit Expenditures, Subsidies & Expenditures per Passenger Mile from 1960 (20081223)
USA Federal Highway User Fee Expenditures on Transit & Highways 2008 (20081223)
USA Federal Expenditures on Transit & Highways 2008 (20081223)

USA Journey to Work by Metropolitan Area: 2007 (20081223)
USA Urban Personal Vehicle Market Share from 1900 (20081223)
United States Urban Transport Statistics: A Compendium (20081223)
Australia Capital Cities: Employment and Public Transport Share: Centre City & Other (20071020)
Taiyuan: Rust Belt Recovery (20081214)

Debunking the Houston Drives Most Myth(20081209)
Hangzhou: West Lake and More (20081209)
Transit Increase Captures only 3 Percent of Road Use Decline (20081208)
97% of Roadway Use Decline not Captured by Transit (20081208)
Suzhou: All of China in One Place (20081205)

Shenyang: Recovering Strongly (20081127)
Pearl River Delta: Overflight(20081127)
The American Gridlock Myth: Letter to the Daily Telegraph
London Congestion Charge: Cautions: Demographia Column Available Again
Shanghai: Big Changes Ahead: Revised (20081124)

Fushun: Rust Belt But Hopeful (20081124)
Ho Chi Minh City: Mobile Urban Area (20081121)
US Public Transport: Ridership by Urban Area: 2007 (20081120)
US Public Transport: Expenditures, Subsidies & Passengers from 1960 (20070909)
Transportation Energy Efficiency by Mode: USA 2006 (20081118)

Public Transport Market Share: 2005: 50 Largest USA Markets (20071222)
California High Speed Rail: A Due Diligence Report by Wendell Cox & Joseph Vranich (20080918)
How Low Can House Prices Go? (20081003)
Research Summary: Prescriptive Land Use Policy & Housing Costs (20081003)
Research Summary: Restrictive Land Use Policy & Housing Costs (20081003)
Research Summary: Smart Growth & Housing Costs (20081003)

Government Efficiency: The Case for Local Control: New York Towns Report (20080927)
Smart Growth Bailout: The Mortgage Meltdown (20080925)
USA Local Governments by Population: 2000 (20080925)
Work Trip Market Share Data: United States (20080925)
Suburbs and Cities: The Unexpected Truth

UK Intercity Rail Ridership: 1919-2008 (20080920)
Western Europe Urban Areas Density (Urban Agglomerations): 1950-2000 (20080914)
USA Metropolitan Regions & Central City Growth: 1950-2000 (20080914)
Atlanta: Atlantic Station: Suburbs Come to the City (20080912)
Traffic Congestion in Atlanta

Western Europe Public Transport Market Shares (20080901)
Munich (Munchen) Region: Change in Commuting: 1998-2006 (20080830)
Vienna (Wien) Region: Components of Population Change: 2001-2007 (20080830)
Highway Penetration of Central Cities: Not a Major Cause of Suburbanization (with Peter Gordon) (20080823)

Economic Journal Watch Article on Urban Highways in Europe (20080823)
Urban Planning and Economics: Research (20080823)
Largest Megacities (Urban Agglomerations): 2008 (20080809)
Largest Urban Areas in the World (Urban Agglomerations): 2008 (20080809)
World's Largest Urban Areas (Urban Agglomerations): 2008 (20080809)

Land Use Deregulation Should be a Part of any Housing Reform (20080808)
Costs of Sprawl Reconsidered: What the Data Really Show( 20080804)
US Urban Auto & Public Transport Market Shares from 1900( 20080804)
Demographia World Urban Agglomerations Population & Density (20080803)
New York Metropolitan Area: Suburbanization Associated with Shorter Commutes (20080803)

New York Metropolitan Area: Employment & Commuting: 2006 (20080803)
Demographia World Urban Areas Population 2008 & Projections: 2025 & 2030 (20080803)
Government Efficiency: The Case for Local Control: Report for NY Towns (20080720)
Growth, Development & Government in Pennsylvania: Report for Townships Association
Are Bigger Governments Better? (20080720)

USA Metropolitan Area Population Projections: 2030: 2007 Base (20080711)
Improving US New Car Fuel Economy: Result of Market Choice: Text (20080709)
Improving US New Car Fuel Economy: Result of Market Choice: Data (20080709)
US Urban Driving Loss Moderated in April 2008(20080709)
Car Use Rises in San Francisco Bay Area Rises 3-Times National Rate: Text (20080709)

Car Use Rises in San Francisco Bay Area Rises 3-Times National Rate: Data (20080709)
Domestic Migration: Major US Metropolitan Areas: Annual 2000-2007 (20080704)
California Urban Areas (Urban Agglomerations): 2000-2006 (20080704)
Demographia World Urban Agglomerations Population & Projections (20080628)
Demographia World Urban Areas Population & Projections (20080628)

US Mass Transit Value for Dollar: 1970-2006 (20080614)
Estimated Diversion of Roadway Traffic to Transit (20080603)
US Mass Transit Subsidies 25 Times Highway Subsidies (20080601)
Summary of Highway and Mass Transit Finance: USA: 2006 (20080601)
Largest USA Airline Markets (20080531)

Suburbs & Automobile Oriented Areas Emit Less GHG: Australia (20080601)
Housing Form in Australia and its Impact on Greenhouse Gas Emissions (20080301)
Components of Population Change All Metropolitan Counties: USA: 2000-2007 (20080519)
Metropolitan Migration: Core Counties & Suburban: USA: 2000-2007 (20080519)
How U.S. Land Regulation Exacerbated the International Financial Crisis: Heritage Foundation (20080428)

How U.S. Land Regulation Exacerbated the International Financial Crisis: Report (20080428)
Presentation: Politecnico di Milano (20080427)
Perspectives on Urbanisation: Milano, Europe and the United States(20080427)
Portland Metropolitan & CBD Employment: (20080407)
USA Metropolitan Area Core & Suburban Growth 2000-2006 (20080406)

USA Housing Affordability & Net Domestic Migration (20080321)
New York State Population & Migration by Area: 2000-2007 (20080321)
Getting Performance Urban Planning in Place |by Hugh Pavletich| (20080321)
Demographia United States Metropolitan Areas Population & Migration: 2007 (20080320)
Japan Travel Market Share: 1990-2004 (20080229)

Urbanization in Houston Metropolitan Area (20080227)
Los Angeles Urban Agglomeration more Dense than New York (20080211)
Urbanized Areas: United States Bureau of the Census Output (20080211)
One-NZ Television Story on Housing Affordability (20080209)
Land Use: Largest California Metropolitan Areas (20080205)

Costs of Sprawl 2000 House Cost Cuts Reversed Sharply in Experience: 2007 Update (20080205)
Smart Growth House Prices Explode Relative to Prices in More Liberal Markets: 2007 Update (20080205)
Comparison of House Price Increases by Type of Urban Planning Market: USA: 2007 Update (20080205)
Greenhouse Gas Emissions: Cars & Public Transport: United Kingdom (20080130)
Sydney Housing $650,000 More Expensive than Adelaide, Including Mortage (20080121)

Vancouver Housing $960,000 More Expensive than Winnipeg, Including Mortage (20080121)
San Diego Housing $980,000 More Expensive than Houston, Including Mortage (20080121)
United States Housing Affordability Calculator: Compare 129 Markets (20080121)
Canada Housing Affordability Calculator: Compare 29 Markets (20080121)
Australia Housing Affordability Calculator: Compare 28 Markets (20080121)

4th Annual Demographia International Housing Affordabilty Survey (20080121)
Australia State Capitals Housing Affordability (20080120)
Smart Growth & Housing Affordability: 8 Market Analysis (20080120)
1st Annual International Demographia International Housing Affordability Survey (20050201)

Trouble in Smart Growth’s Nirvana (2002)

 

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