29 April 2014
RMT Press Office
RMT releases briefing on the tube dispute 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.
7.577 Million: The total transactions at ticket offices in 2013, an increase on the 7.418 million
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.