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R1. Selected Characteristics
R1. Selected Characteristics Census 2000 2005-2007 ACS Is Change Significant
in number?
Number MOE(+/-) Number MOE(+/-)
Total Persons 1 33,871,648 -- 36,264,467 -- --
Persons in Households 2 33,052,189 -- 35,409,308 -- --
Total Households 3 11,512,020 4,190 12,140,888 10,755 Yes
Average Household Size 4 2.87 -- 2.92 -- --
Average Vehicles per Household 5 1.74 -- 1.87 0.00 --
 
Persons in Group Quarters 6 819,459 -- 855,159 -- --
 
Total Workers 7 14,867,605 14,873 16,700,730 23,214 Yes
Workers at Work 8 14,525,322 14,833 16,146,536 27,357 Yes
R2. Mode to Work
R2. Mode to Work 9 CTPP2000 2005-2007 ACS Is Change Significant
in number?
Number Percent MOE(+/-) Number Percent MOE(+/-)
Total Workers 14,525,320 100.0 14,833 16,146,536 100.0 27,357 Yes
Drove alone 10,432,460 71.8 13,836 11,808,902 73.1 24,681 Yes
2-person carpool 1,564,905 10.8 6,291 1,481,851 9.2 14,009 Yes
3-person carpool 330,730 2.3 2,947 299,230 1.9 7,136 Yes
4-person carpool 119,365 0.8 1,776 106,660 0.7 4,371 Yes
5- or 6-person carpool 57,035 0.4 1,229 51,986 0.3 3,372 Yes
7 or more person carpool 41,275 0.3 1,046 41,465 0.3 2,628 No
Bus or trolley bus 549,425 3.8 3,786 618,831 3.8 10,948 Yes
Streetcar or trolley car 21,160 0.1 749 21,272 0.1 1,718 No
Subway or elevated 107,710 0.7 1,687 116,656 0.7 3,953 Yes
Railroad 41,020 0.3 1,042 49,483 0.3 2,305 Yes
Ferryboat 6,830 0.0 426 5,559 0.0 672 Yes
Bicycle 120,565 0.8 1,785 130,209 0.8 4,192 Yes
Walked 414,580 2.9 3,295 444,738 2.8 9,155 Yes
Taxicab 9,890 0.1 512 8,186 0.1 971 Yes
Motorcycle 36,260 0.2 980 49,294 0.3 1,912 Yes
Other means 115,065 0.8 1,744 159,907 1.0 4,681 Yes
Worked at home 557,035 3.8 3,812 752,307 4.7 10,446 Yes
R2.C. Mode to Work (Collapsed)
R2.C. Mode to Work (Collapsed) 9, 10 CTPP2000 2005-2007 ACS Is Change Significant
in number?
Number Percent MOE(+/-) Number Percent MOE (+/-)
Total Workers 14,525,320 100.0 14,833 16,146,536 100.0 27,357 Yes
Drove alone 10,432,460 71.8 13,836 11,808,902 73.1 24,681 Yes
Carpooled 2,113,310 14.5 7,249 1,981,192 12.3 16,566 Yes
Public transportation 726,145 5.0 4,341 811,801 5.0 11,785 Yes
Walked 414,580 2.9 3,295 444,738 2.8 9,155 Yes
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 281,780 1.9 2,722 347,596 2.2 6,589 Yes
Worked at home 557,035 3.8 3,812 752,307 4.7 10,446 Yes
R3. Travel Time to Work
R3. Travel Time to Work 11 CTPP2000 2005-2007 ACS Is Change Significant
in number?
Number Percent MOE(+/-) Number Percent MOE (+/-)
Total Workers not Working at Home 13,968,286 100.0 14,754 15,394,229 100.0 25,740 Yes
Less than 10 minutes 1,605,146 11.5 6,368 1,833,865 11.9 15,242 Yes
10 to 14 1,930,263 13.8 6,948 2,092,712 13.6 15,457 Yes
15 to 19 2,157,970 15.4 7,320 2,356,346 15.3 17,049 Yes
20 to 29 2,786,301 19.9 8,235 3,087,127 20.1 17,949 Yes
30 to 44 2,920,187 20.9 8,412 3,236,049 21.0 19,463 Yes
45 to 59 1,151,598 8.2 5,431 1,207,692 7.8 10,453 Yes
60 or more 1,416,821 10.1 6,000 1,580,438 10.3 14,599 Yes
R4. Departure Time to Work
R4. Departure Time to Work 12 Census 2000 2005-2007 ACS Is Change Significant
in number?
Number Percent MOE(+/-) Number Percent MOE(+/-)
Total Workers not Working at Home 13,968,286 100.0 14,754 15,394,229 100.0 25,740 Yes
5:00 - 5:59 a.m. 1,215,465 8.7 5,575 1,472,584 9.6 14,838 Yes
6:00 - 6:59 a.m. 2,579,697 18.5 7,950 2,812,634 18.3 17,948 Yes
7:00 - 7:59 a.m. 3,993,781 28.6 9,666 3,934,425 25.6 20,229 Yes
8:00 - 8:59 a.m. 2,355,967 16.9 7,624 2,643,896 17.2 15,767 Yes
9:00 - 11:59 p.m. 3,217,290 23.0 8,787 3,734,198 24.3 21,263 Yes
12:00 a.m. - 4:59 a.m. 606,086 4.3 3,973 796,492 5.2 9,625 Yes
R4. Departure Time to Work
R5. Mean Travel Time by Mode to Work 13 CTPP2000 2005-2007 ACS
Mean Travel Time Mean Travel Time
Total Workers 27.0 27.0
Drove alone 26.3 25.7
Carpooled 30.4 30.3
Public transportation 48.2 46.4
Taxicab, motorcycle, walk,bicycle, other means 19.5 17.9

Notes:

1 Census 2000 SF3 Table P1 and 2005-2007 ACS Table B01003

2 Census 2000 SF3 Table P9 and 2005-2007 ACS Table C09016

3 Census 2000 SF3 Table P10 and 2005-2007 ACS TableC08201

4 Average household size is calculated by dividing total households by total persons in households

5 Census 2000 SF3 Table H46 and 2005-2007 ACS Table B25046

6 Census 2000 SF3 Table P9 and 2005-2007 ACS Table B26001

7 Census 2000 SF3 Table P43 and 2005-2007 ACS Table C23001

8 Census 2000 SF3 Table P30 and 2005-2007 ACS Table C08301

9 CTPP2000 Table 1-002 and 2005-2007 ACS Table C08301

10 R2.C just uses CTPP2000, but could potentially use Census 2000 SF3 Table P30

13 Census 2000 SF3 Table P31 and 2005-2007 ACS Table C08134

12 Census 2000 SF3 Table P34 and 2005-2007 ACS Table C08302

13 CTPP2000 Table 1-118 and 2005-2007 ACS Table C08136

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