Availability of affordable motor fuel shapes our nation's economy. Transportation relies heavily on this resource. The use of gasoline in Florida has continued to climb as more individuals travel more. According to the Energy Information Administration, the number of gasoline stations in Florida makes up over five percent of the national total.
The State of Florida Department of Revenue tracks the sales of and tax revenues from motor fuels. State, Federal and additional local option fuel taxes are primary sources of funding for transportation expenditures, including roadway improvements.
This indicator shows volume in million (M) gallons of taxable fuel certified by the Florida Department of Revenue. It includes both motor fuel and diesel fuel. This indicator is updated annually from the Florida Department of Revenue.