Definition of ridership in English:


Syllabification: rid·er·ship
Pronunciation: /ˈrīdərˌSHip


chiefly North American
  • The number of passengers using a particular form of public transportation.
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    • Amtrak logged a record 24 million passengers last year and ridership jumped 80 percent during the Thanksgiving holiday.
    • When the service shut down, ridership averaged about 24 passengers per day.
    • The majority of ridership on a transit line comes from about 300 metres around every station.

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