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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 4,041,769 -- 4,205,648 -- --
Persons in Households 2 3,926,781 -- 4,090,655 -- --
Total Households 3 1,591,739 1,539 1,654,119 5,386 Yes
Average Household Size 4 2.47 -- 2.47 -- --
Average Vehicles per Household 5 1.72 -- 1.81 0.01 --
 
Persons in Group Quarters 6 114,988 -- 114,993 -- --
 
Total Workers 7 1,817,381 4,047 1,878,226 7,651 Yes
Workers at Work 8 1,781,733 4,039 1,819,918 7,116 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 1,781,735 100.0 -- 1,819,918 100.0 -- --
Drove alone 1,429,055 80.2 0.1 1,486,870 81.7 0.2 Yes
2-person carpool 178,385 10.0 0.1 155,472 8.5 0.2 Yes
3-person carpool 30,155 1.7 0.0 27,366 1.5 0.1 Yes
4-person carpool 10,005 0.6 0.0 9,705 0.5 0.1 No
5- or 6-person carpool 3,980 0.2 0.0 4,554 0.3 0.1 No
7 or more person carpool 2,115 0.1 0.0 3,049 0.2 0.0 Yes
Bus or trolley bus 19,520 1.1 0.0 17,824 1.0 0.1 Yes
Streetcar or trolley car 205 0.0 0.0 134 0.0 0.0 No
Subway or elevated 155 0.0 0.0 61 0.0 0.0 Yes
Railroad 105 0.0 0.0 65 0.0 0.0 No
Ferryboat 205 0.0 0.0 40 0.0 0.0 Yes
Bicycle 2,610 0.1 0.0 2,945 0.2 0.0 No
Walked 42,495 2.4 0.0 38,493 2.1 0.1 Yes
Taxicab 1,335 0.1 0.0 1,117 0.1 0.0 No
Motorcycle 895 0.1 0.0 2,510 0.1 0.0 Yes
Other means 12,375 0.7 0.0 12,732 0.7 0.1 No
Worked at home 48,145 2.7 0.0 56,981 3.1 0.1 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 1,781,735 100.0 -- 1,819,918 100.0 -- --
Drove alone 1,429,055 80.2 0.1 1,486,870 81.7 0.2 Yes
Carpooled 224,640 12.6 0.1 200,146 11.0 0.2 Yes
Public transportation 20,190 1.1 0.0 18,124 1.0 0.1 Yes
Walked 42,495 2.4 0.0 38,493 2.1 0.1 Yes
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 17,215 1.0 0.0 19,304 1.1 0.1 Yes
Worked at home 48,145 2.7 0.0 56,981 3.1 0.1 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 1,733,589 100.0 -- 1,762,937 100.0 -- --
Less than 10 minutes 277,650 16.0 0.1 284,967 16.2 0.3 No
10 to 14 290,128 16.7 0.1 285,593 16.2 0.3 Yes
15 to 19 301,009 17.4 0.1 310,111 17.6 0.2 No
20 to 29 363,548 21.0 0.1 390,932 22.2 0.3 Yes
30 to 44 293,110 16.9 0.1 300,088 17.0 0.3 No
45 to 59 102,842 5.9 0.1 100,467 5.7 0.2 Yes
60 or more 105,302 6.1 0.1 90,779 5.1 0.2 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 1,733,589 100.0 -- 1,762,937 100.0 -- --
5:00 - 5:59 a.m. 139,953 8.1 0.1 155,822 8.8 0.2 Yes
6:00 - 6:59 a.m. 347,996 20.1 0.1 353,117 20.0 0.3 No
7:00 - 7:59 a.m. 533,531 30.8 0.1 504,992 28.6 0.3 Yes
8:00 - 8:59 a.m. 232,387 13.4 0.1 241,841 13.7 0.2 Yes
9:00 - 11:59 p.m. 413,804 23.9 0.1 430,462 24.4 0.3 Yes
12:00 a.m. - 4:59 a.m. 65,918 3.8 0.1 76,703 4.4 0.2 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 23.0 22.3
Drove alone 22.8 22.0
Carpooled 28.9 26.4
Public transportation 37.1 34.0
Taxicab, motorcycle, walk,bicycle, other means 15.5 14.4

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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