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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 3,405,565 -- 3,494,851 -- --
Persons in Households 2 3,297,334 -- 3,379,248 -- --
Total Households 3 1,302,227 1,341 1,323,431 3,411 Yes
Average Household Size 4 2.53 -- 2.55 -- --
Average Vehicles per Household 5 1.70 -- 1.81 0.01 --
 
Persons in Group Quarters 6 108,231 -- 115,603 -- --
 
Total Workers 7 1,672,651 4,412 1,750,690 6,644 Yes
Workers at Work 8 1,640,823 4,409 1,695,858 6,311 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 1,640,825 100.0 4,409 1,695,858 100.0 6,311 Yes
Drove alone 1,312,700 80.0 4,295 1,352,029 79.7 6,999 Yes
2-person carpool 124,050 7.6 1,653 112,413 6.6 3,878 Yes
3-person carpool 17,720 1.1 635 13,788 0.8 1,252 Yes
4-person carpool 5,990 0.4 370 6,200 0.4 949 No
5- or 6-person carpool 3,655 0.2 289 2,592 0.2 605 Yes
7 or more person carpool 2,980 0.2 261 3,395 0.2 605 No
Bus or trolley bus 36,095 2.2 904 38,733 2.3 2,227 Yes
Streetcar or trolley car 155 0.0 60 307 0.0 154 No
Subway or elevated 1,110 0.1 159 2,908 0.2 460 Yes
Railroad 26,660 1.6 778 30,097 1.8 1,646 Yes
Ferryboat 225 0.0 72 79 0.0 62 Yes
Bicycle 2,875 0.2 256 4,582 0.3 767 Yes
Walked 44,350 2.7 1,000 49,707 2.9 2,218 Yes
Taxicab 1,580 0.1 190 1,350 0.1 459 No
Motorcycle 775 0.0 133 1,656 0.1 298 Yes
Other means 8,480 0.5 440 14,323 0.8 1,511 Yes
Worked at home 51,420 3.1 1,076 61,699 3.6 2,419 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 1,640,825 100.0 4,409 1,695,858 100.0 6,311 Yes
Drove alone 1,312,700 80.0 4,295 1,352,029 79.7 6,999 Yes
Carpooled 154,395 9.4 1,836 138,388 8.2 3,872 Yes
Public transportation 64,245 3.9 1,201 72,124 4.3 2,950 Yes
Walked 44,350 2.7 1,000 49,707 2.9 2,218 Yes
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 13,710 0.8 559 21,911 1.3 1,887 Yes
Worked at home 51,420 3.1 1,076 61,699 3.6 2,419 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 1,589,405 100.0 4,402 1,634,159 100.0 6,592 Yes
Less than 10 minutes 224,331 14.1 2,189 230,548 14.1 4,718 Yes
10 to 14 264,948 16.7 2,364 252,211 15.4 4,593 Yes
15 to 19 269,915 17.0 2,384 268,616 16.4 4,574 No
20 to 29 341,058 21.5 2,649 358,002 21.9 5,989 Yes
30 to 44 275,949 17.4 2,408 299,756 18.3 4,949 Yes
45 to 59 96,492 6.1 1,464 104,032 6.4 3,218 Yes
60 or more 116,712 7.3 1,605 120,994 7.4 3,409 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 1,589,405 100.0 4,402 1,634,159 100.0 6,592 Yes
5:00 - 5:59 a.m. 89,538 5.6 1,412 104,677 6.4 3,345 Yes
6:00 - 6:59 a.m. 302,387 19.0 2,510 322,108 19.7 5,416 Yes
7:00 - 7:59 a.m. 507,903 32.0 3,144 470,052 28.8 6,868 Yes
8:00 - 8:59 a.m. 325,255 20.5 2,594 325,313 19.9 5,114 No
9:00 - 11:59 p.m. 328,886 20.7 2,607 369,200 22.6 5,217 Yes
12:00 a.m. - 4:59 a.m. 35,436 2.2 895 42,809 2.6 2,230 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 24.0 24.5
Drove alone 23.2 23.3
Carpooled 24.9 24.8
Public transportation 56.0 55.0
Taxicab, motorcycle, walk,bicycle, other means 16.1 15.4

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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