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America's Traffic Problem Costs People A Week's Worth Of Wages Every Year

Mandi Woodruff

In the U.S., most drivers spend more than 50 minutes driving to and from work each day, according to the latest U.S. Census data. And trips  can take  nearly twice as long in populous cities like New York and Atlanta.

That's a lot of time spent wasting gas –– and cash. 

Nationwide Insurance crunched the numbers to find out just how much money commuters are burning up in their gas tanks. Check out the infographic below to find out: 

Provided by Nationwide Insurance

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