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Table 1. Selected Characteristics
Table 1. Selected Characteristics Census 2000 2006-2010 ACS 2010 Census Is Change between Census 2000 and 2006-2010 ACS Significant in Number?**
Value MOE(+/-) Value MOE(+/-)
Total Persons 1 8,186,453 -- 9,468,815 0 9,687,653 --
Persons in Households 2 7,952,484 2,455 9,214,377 0 9,434,454 Yes
Total Households 3 3,007,678 2,581 3,468,704 10,407 3,585,584 Yes
Average Number of Persons per Household 4 2.64 0.01 2.66 0.01 2.63 Yes
Average Household Income 5 $56,610 $158 $66,620 $431 -- Yes
Average Number of Vehicles per Household 6 1.78 0.00 1.83 0.01 -- Yes
Percent of Persons in Poverty 7 13.00 0.10 15.70 0 -- Yes
Percent Minority 8 34.90 0.10 38.90 0.08 40.30 Yes
Percent of Persons 65 and Over 9 9.60 0.10 10.30 0.05 10.70 Yes
Percent of Persons Foreign Born 10 7.10 0.00 9.60 0.08 -- Yes
Total Workers at Place of Residence11 3,906,614 7,359 4,353,385 10,076 -- Yes
Table 2. Mode to Work
Table 2. Mode to Work 12 CTPP2000 2006-2010 ACS Is Change Significant in number?** CTPP2000 2006-2010 ACS Is Change Significant in number?**
Number Percent MOE(+/-)* Number Percent MOE(+/-)* Number Percent MOE(+/-)* Number Percent MOE(+/-)*
At Place of Residence At Place of Work
Total Workers 3,832,805 100.0 7,352 4,241,387 100.0 9,620 Yes 3,847,720 100.0 7,354 4,240,711 100.0 9,430 Yes
Drove alone 2,968,910 77.5 7,084 3,336,132 78.7 9,935 Yes 2,982,300 77.5 7,091 3,338,891 78.7 9,683 Yes
2-person Carpool 406,955 10.6 3,202 354,314 8.4 4,880 Yes 408,955 10.6 3,210 353,135 8.3 4,790 Yes
3-or-more-person Carpool 150,110 3.9 1,977 120,799 2.8 7,376 Yes 150,015 3.9 1,976 119,665 2.8 3,474 Yes
Public Transportation 82,455 2.2 1,471 96,011 2.3 2,988 Yes 82,465 2.1 1,471 95,270 2.2 3,032 Yes
Bike 5,590 0.1 385 8,626 0.2 751 Yes 5,530 0.1 383 8,664 0.2 753 Yes
Walked 65,775 1.7 1,315 66,721 1.6 2,220 No 65,585 1.7 1,314 66,290 1.6 2,260 No
Taxi, Motorcycle and Other means 44,020 1.1 1,078 68,270 1.6 2,613 Yes 43,880 1.1 1,076 68,282 1.6 2,437 Yes
Worked at Home 108,985 2.8 1,689 190,514 4.5 3,182 Yes 108,985 2.8 1,689 190,514 4.5 3,182 Yes
Table 3. Mean Travel Time by Mode to Work
Table 3. Mean Travel Time by Mode to Work 13 Census 2000 2006-2010 ACS Is Change Significant in Minutes?**
Minutes MOE(+/-) Minutes MOE(+/-)
Total Workers (does not include workers who worked at home) 27.7 0.1 27.0 0.1 Yes
Drove alone 26.8 0.1 26.1 0.1 Yes
Carpooled 30.2 0.2 29.6 0.7 No
Public Transportation 50.1 0.7 50.6 2.4 No
Taxi, Motorcycle, Walk, Bicycle and Other means 22.9 0.5 23.5 1.1 No

Notes:

* The coefficient of variation (CV) can be derived by the standard error (SE) divided by the estimate, while SE = MOE/1.645.
** The z-value of the difference of the two estimates are used to determined if the two estimates are significantly different at 90% confidence level.

1 Census 2000 SF3 Table P1, 2006-2010 ACS Table B01003 and Census 2010 SF1 Table QT-P1

2 Census 2000 SF3 Table P9, 2006-2010 ACS Table B09016 and Census 2010 Table QT-P12

3 Census 2000 SF3 Table P10, 2006-2010 ACS Table B19001 and Census 2010 Table QT-P11

4 Census 2000 SF3 Table P9 divided Census 2000 SF3 Table P10, 2006-2010 ACS Table B09016 divided 2006-2010 ACS Table B19001 and Census 2010 Table QT-P11

5 CTPP2000 Table 1-090 and 2006-2010 ACS Table B19025

6 Census 2000 SF3 Table H46 and 2006-2010 ACS Table B25046

7 Census 2000 SF3 Table P87 and 2006 -2010 ACS Table B17001

8 Census 2000 SF3 Table P6, 2006-2010 ACS Table B02001 and Census 2010 SF1 Table QT-P3

9 Census 2000 SF3 Table P8, 2006-2010 ACS Table B01001 and Census 2010 Table QT-P1

10 Census 2000 SF3 Table P21 and 2006-2010 ACS Table B06003

11 Census 2000 SF3 Table P43 and 2006-2010 ACS Table B23001

12 Residence place information is from CTPP2000 Table 1-002 and 2006- 2010 ACS Table B08301 and workplace information is from CTPP2000 Table 2-002 and 2006-2010 ACS Table B08406

13 CTPP2000 Table 1-118 and 2006-2010 ACS Table C08136

Updated: 07/09/2014
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