An Automated Passenger Counter (APC) is an electronic device available for installation on transit vehicles including buses and rail vehicles which are accurately records boarding and alighting data. The Automatic Passenger Counting System can improve the accuracy and reliability of tracking transit ridership over traditional methods of manual accounting by drivers or estimation through random surveying. Bus Automatic Passenger Counters are becoming more common among American transit operators seeking to improve the accuracy of reporting patronage as well as analyzing transit use patterns by linking boarding and alighting data with stop or station location.
Automatic Passenger Counter System
Bus Automatic Passenger Counter