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The tube strike in numbers

The tube strike in numbers

3% The number of tickets the Mayor claims are sold by ticket offices.

23% Total amount of ticket transactions ticket offices actually have responsibility for.

7.577m The total transactions at ticket offices in 2013, an increase on the 7.418 million from 2012.

14% Projected increase in passenger numbers over the next five years.

17% Cut in the number of frontline station staff proposed by the Mayor.

52% The number of tube users unable to buy tickets from a machine because it was broken.

56% The number of voters who said they would not vote for Boris Johnson again for breaking his promise not to close ticket offices.

66% The number of passengers opposed to ticket officer closures.

This post originally appeared on the RMT website and has been cross posted here with permission.