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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 9,938,444 -- 10,094,027 -- --
Persons in Households 2 9,688,463 -- 9,835,961 -- --
Total Households 3 3,788,780 2,555 3,864,307 7,679 Yes
Average Household Size 4 2.56 -- 2.55 -- --
Average Vehicles per Household 5 1.76 -- 1.81 0.01 --
 
Persons in Group Quarters 6 249,981 -- 258,066 -- --
 
Total Workers 7 4,641,471 6,364 4,557,866 10,526 Yes
Workers at Work 8 4,540,372 6,354 4,412,408 9,743 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 4,540,370 100.0 -- 4,412,408 100.0 -- --
Drove alone 3,776,535 83.2 0.1 3,672,743 83.2 0.2 No
2-person carpool 358,475 7.9 0.1 313,969 7.1 0.1 Yes
3-person carpool 53,300 1.2 0.0 47,959 1.1 0.1 Yes
4-person carpool 16,740 0.4 0.0 16,723 0.4 0.0 No
5- or 6-person carpool 8,050 0.2 0.0 6,438 0.1 0.0 Yes
7 or more person carpool 4,040 0.1 0.0 7,053 0.2 0.0 Yes
Bus or trolley bus 54,425 1.2 0.0 52,335 1.2 0.1 No
Streetcar or trolley car 560 0.0 0.0 135 0.0 0.0 Yes
Subway or elevated 575 0.0 0.0 715 0.0 0.0 No
Railroad 290 0.0 0.0 309 0.0 0.0 No
Ferryboat 465 0.0 0.0 326 0.0 0.0 No
Bicycle 10,035 0.2 0.0 14,473 0.3 0.0 Yes
Walked 101,505 2.2 0.0 98,471 2.2 0.1 No
Taxicab 4,220 0.1 0.0 2,916 0.1 0.0 Yes
Motorcycle 1,700 0.0 0.0 5,408 0.1 0.0 Yes
Other means 21,690 0.5 0.0 25,354 0.6 0.0 Yes
Worked at home 127,765 2.8 0.0 147,081 3.3 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 4,540,370 100.0 -- 4,412,408 100.0 -- --
Drove alone 3,776,535 83.2 0.1 3,672,743 83.2 0.2 No
Carpooled 440,605 9.7 0.1 392,142 8.9 0.1 Yes
Public transportation 56,315 1.2 0.0 53,820 1.2 0.1 No
Walked 101,505 2.2 0.0 98,471 2.2 0.1 No
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 37,645 0.8 0.0 48,151 1.1 0.0 Yes
Worked at home 127,765 2.8 0.0 147,081 3.3 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 4,412,607 100.0 -- 4,265,327 100.0 -- --
Less than 10 minutes 665,968 15.1 0.1 657,417 15.4 0.2 Yes
10 to 14 681,990 15.5 0.1 647,265 15.2 0.1 Yes
15 to 19 708,036 16.0 0.1 677,968 15.9 0.2 No
20 to 29 967,803 21.9 0.1 935,799 21.9 0.2 No
30 to 44 820,958 18.6 0.1 800,707 18.8 0.2 No
45 to 59 304,785 6.9 0.0 301,718 7.1 0.1 Yes
60 or more 263,067 6.0 0.0 244,453 5.7 0.1 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 4,412,607 100.0 -- 4,265,327 100.0 -- --
5:00 - 5:59 a.m. 351,145 8.0 0.1 357,372 8.4 0.1 Yes
6:00 - 6:59 a.m. 796,514 18.1 0.1 776,947 18.2 0.2 No
7:00 - 7:59 a.m. 1,290,303 29.2 0.1 1,142,644 26.8 0.2 Yes
8:00 - 8:59 a.m. 683,739 15.5 0.1 678,657 15.9 0.2 Yes
9:00 - 11:59 p.m. 1,134,579 25.7 0.1 1,146,044 26.9 0.2 Yes
12:00 a.m. - 4:59 a.m. 156,327 3.5 0.0 163,663 3.8 0.1 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 23.6
Drove alone 23.8 23.3
Carpooled 26.8 26.6
Public transportation 44.4 43.2
Taxicab, motorcycle, walk,bicycle, other means 15.6 14.9

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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