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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 4,919,479 -- 5,155,344 -- --
Persons in Households 2 4,783,531 -- 5,012,749 -- --
Total Households 3 1,896,209 1,597 2,041,466 5,082 Yes
Average Household Size 4 2.52 -- 2.46 -- --
Average Vehicles per Household 5 1.80 -- 1.89 0.01 --
 
Persons in Group Quarters 6 135,948 -- 142,595 -- --
 
Total Workers 7 2,582,640 4,482 2,716,854 6,487 Yes
Workers at Work 8 2,541,611 4,485 2,646,371 6,489 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 2,541,610 100.0 -- 2,646,371 100.0 -- --
Drove alone 1,971,670 77.6 0.1 2,065,607 78.1 0.2 Yes
2-person carpool 215,250 8.5 0.1 197,769 7.5 0.1 Yes
3-person carpool 31,045 1.2 0.0 29,095 1.1 0.1 Yes
4-person carpool 10,145 0.4 0.0 10,411 0.4 0.0 No
5- or 6-person carpool 4,825 0.2 0.0 6,234 0.2 0.0 Yes
7 or more person carpool 3,425 0.1 0.0 5,750 0.2 0.0 Yes
Bus or trolley bus 78,690 3.1 0.0 76,769 2.9 0.1 Yes
Streetcar or trolley car 315 0.0 0.0 633 0.0 0.0 Yes
Subway or elevated 200 0.0 0.0 1,363 0.1 0.0 Yes
Railroad 165 0.0 0.0 1,384 0.1 0.0 Yes
Ferryboat 110 0.0 0.0 57 0.0 0.0 No
Bicycle 10,095 0.4 0.0 16,476 0.6 0.0 Yes
Walked 84,150 3.3 0.0 81,065 3.1 0.1 Yes
Taxicab 1,790 0.1 0.0 1,652 0.1 0.0 No
Motorcycle 1,345 0.1 0.0 4,950 0.2 0.0 Yes
Other means 11,730 0.5 0.0 15,737 0.6 0.0 Yes
Worked at home 116,655 4.6 0.1 131,419 5.0 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 2,541,610 100.0 -- 2,646,371 100.0 -- --
Drove alone 1,971,670 77.6 0.1 2,065,607 78.1 0.2 Yes
Carpooled 264,690 10.4 0.1 249,259 9.4 0.2 Yes
Public transportation 79,480 3.1 0.0 80,206 3.0 0.1 No
Walked 84,150 3.3 0.0 81,065 3.1 0.1 Yes
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 24,960 1.0 0.0 38,815 1.5 0.1 Yes
Worked at home 116,655 4.6 0.1 131,419 5.0 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 2,424,957 100.0 -- 2,514,952 100.0 -- --
Less than 10 minutes 451,403 18.6 0.1 463,598 18.4 0.2 No
10 to 14 403,004 16.6 0.1 391,210 15.6 0.2 Yes
15 to 19 384,560 15.9 0.1 392,087 15.6 0.2 Yes
20 to 29 524,192 21.6 0.1 542,268 21.6 0.2 No
30 to 44 420,032 17.3 0.1 450,117 17.9 0.2 Yes
45 to 59 133,528 5.5 0.1 156,104 6.2 0.1 Yes
60 or more 108,238 4.5 0.1 119,568 4.8 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 2,424,957 100.0 -- 2,514,952 100.0 -- --
5:00 - 5:59 a.m. 189,176 7.8 0.1 222,266 8.8 0.1 Yes
6:00 - 6:59 a.m. 482,550 19.9 0.1 508,101 20.2 0.2 Yes
7:00 - 7:59 a.m. 782,453 32.3 0.1 746,029 29.7 0.2 Yes
8:00 - 8:59 a.m. 342,353 14.1 0.1 360,056 14.3 0.2 No
9:00 - 11:59 p.m. 558,113 23.0 0.1 589,884 23.5 0.3 Yes
12:00 a.m. - 4:59 a.m. 70,312 2.9 0.0 88,616 3.5 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 21.0 22.1
Drove alone 21.4 21.6
Carpooled 25.2 25.4
Public transportation 35.3 36.4
Taxicab, motorcycle, walk,bicycle, other means 14.0 14.6

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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