The 2050 SED Forecasts will be used in the 2045 Regional Transportation Plan.
Using the agreed upon methodology, forecasts have been developed for use as data inputs for the New York Best Practice Model (NYBPM) and for the next Regional Transportation Plan.
A White Paper on the methodology for the 2050 Socioeconomic and Demographic Forecasts describes elements of the proposed methodology which were used to develop the forecasts for the 31 counties in the New York metropolitan region.
White Paper on Methodology for 2050 Forecasts →
New York Metropolitan Transportation Council