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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 1,998,257 -- 2,488,917 -- --
Persons in Households 2 1,964,572 -- 2,455,511 -- --
Total Households 3 751,977 1,349 932,715 3,500 Yes
Average Household Size 4 2.61 -- 2.63 -- --
Average Vehicles per Household 5 1.66 -- 1.76 0.01 --
 
Persons in Group Quarters 6 33,685 -- 33,406 -- --
 
Total Workers 7 941,373 3,634 1,214,552 5,876 Yes
Workers at Work 8 923,155 3,629 1,183,857 6,967 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 923,155 100.0 -- 1,183,857 100.0 -- --
Drove alone 687,370 74.5 0.2 917,398 77.5 0.4 Yes
2-person carpool 108,075 11.7 0.2 109,422 9.2 0.3 Yes
3-person carpool 17,290 1.9 0.1 17,394 1.5 0.2 Yes
4-person carpool 6,405 0.7 0.0 6,589 0.6 0.1 Yes
5- or 6-person carpool 2,880 0.3 0.0 3,640 0.3 0.1 No
7 or more person carpool 1,225 0.1 0.0 2,395 0.2 0.1 Yes
Bus or trolley bus 35,030 3.8 0.1 39,590 3.3 0.2 Yes
Streetcar or trolley car 170 0.0 0.0 182 0.0 0.0 No
Subway or elevated 200 0.0 0.0 208 0.0 0.0 No
Railroad 45 0.0 0.0 98 0.0 0.0 No
Ferryboat 40 0.0 0.0 117 0.0 0.0 No
Bicycle 4,545 0.5 0.0 6,099 0.5 0.1 No
Walked 24,875 2.7 0.1 26,693 2.3 0.2 Yes
Taxicab 955 0.1 0.0 833 0.1 0.0 No
Motorcycle 2,695 0.3 0.0 4,316 0.4 0.1 Yes
Other means 7,475 0.8 0.0 12,864 1.1 0.1 Yes
Worked at home 23,875 2.6 0.1 36,019 3.0 0.2 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 923,155 100.0 -- 1,183,857 100.0 -- --
Drove alone 687,370 74.5 0.2 917,398 77.5 0.4 Yes
Carpooled 135,875 14.7 0.2 139,440 11.8 0.4 Yes
Public transportation 35,485 3.8 0.1 40,195 3.4 0.2 Yes
Walked 24,875 2.7 0.1 26,693 2.3 0.2 Yes
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 15,670 1.7 0.1 24,112 2.0 0.1 Yes
Worked at home 23,875 2.6 0.1 36,019 3.0 0.2 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 899,278 100.0 -- 1,147,838 100.0 -- --
Less than 10 minutes 113,263 12.6 0.2 133,356 11.6 0.3 Yes
10 to 14 137,121 15.2 0.2 151,750 13.2 0.3 Yes
15 to 19 165,652 18.4 0.2 195,634 17.0 0.3 Yes
20 to 29 231,325 25.7 0.2 297,982 26.0 0.5 No
30 to 44 165,819 18.4 0.2 247,044 21.5 0.4 Yes
45 to 59 37,254 4.1 0.1 60,669 5.3 0.2 Yes
60 or more 48,844 5.4 0.1 61,403 5.3 0.2 No
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 899,278 100.0 -- 1,147,838 100.0 -- --
5:00 - 5:59 a.m. 83,248 9.3 0.2 119,744 10.4 0.3 Yes
6:00 - 6:59 a.m. 163,865 18.2 0.2 209,579 18.3 0.5 No
7:00 - 7:59 a.m. 230,861 25.7 0.2 265,245 23.1 0.4 Yes
8:00 - 8:59 a.m. 114,582 12.7 0.2 156,363 13.6 0.4 Yes
9:00 - 11:59 p.m. 256,772 28.6 0.2 317,990 27.7 0.5 Yes
12:00 a.m. - 4:59 a.m. 49,950 5.6 0.1 78,917 6.9 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 23.6
Drove alone 21.5 22.2
Carpooled 25.2 26.3
Public transportation 51.4 49.0
Taxicab, motorcycle, walk,bicycle, other means 21.5 20.5

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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