7 big reasons why people are giving up cars

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Shifts in demographics and lifestyles mean that for the first time in 50 years, the number of families without a car has gone up.

The development comes from a study called Commuting in America 2013: The National Report on Commuting Trends and Patterns, by the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials. Here are the seven reasons for the rise in car free living.

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