Further to the posts below on Robson Street transit (“Circling the Square”), Ian Fisher provides some data:
In 2011, the #5 Robson carried an average of 9,400 riders/weekday, and the #6 Davie 9,100. Both routes are scheduled to run at least every 9 minutes during the day, more typically every 5-7 minutes, though congestion can clearly affect the consistency of the service.
Better yet, he provides a link to data for all the routes of the bus and trolley system – here. Just scroll down to find “005” .
Here’s a sample of some of the data:
As canadianveggie says: “Statistical gold!”