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W1. Workplace Characteristics
W1. Workplace Characteristics Census 2000 2005-2007 ACS Is Change Significant
in number?
Number MOE(+/-) Number MOE(+/-)
Total Workers 1 1,863,385 4,210 1,913,130 8,982 Yes
Total Workers Excluding Home-based Workers 2 1,824,080 4,197 1,865,262 8,790 Yes
Mean Travel Time to Work (Minutes) 3 24.5 -- 23.3 0.2 --
Workers in Group Quarters 4 12,310 -- 14,353 -- --
W2. Total Workers by Sex
W2. Total Workers by Sex 5 CTPP2000 2005-2007 ACS Is Change Significant
in number?
Number Percent MOE(+/-) Number Percent MOE(+/-)
Total Workers 1,863,385 100.0 4,210 1,913,130 100.0 8,982 Yes
Male 1,002,735 53.8 3,566 1,031,794 53.9 5,593 Yes
Female 860,650 46.2 3,371 881,336 46.1 6,064 Yes
W3. Mode to Work
W3. Mode to Work 6 CTPP2000 2005-2007 ACS Is Change Significant
in number?
Number Percent MOE(+/-) Number Percent MOE (+/-)
Total Workers 1,863,385 100.0 4,210 1,913,130 100.0 8,982 Yes
Drove alone 1,547,110 83.0 4,064 1,600,074 83.6 9,150 Yes
2-person carpool 178,045 9.6 1,673 162,531 8.5 4,370 Yes
3-person carpool 32,665 1.8 729 30,709 1.6 2,135 No
4-person carpool 17,495 0.9 534 18,642 1.0 1,417 No
Bus or trolley bus 7,145 0.4 342 7,997 0.4 864 No
Streetcar or trolley car 235 0.0 62 133 0.0 123 No
Subway or elevated 135 0.0 47 116 0.0 129 No
Railroad 160 0.0 51 24 0.0 39 Yes
Ferryboat 170 0.0 53 28 0.0 37 Yes
Bicycle 1,395 0.1 151 1,788 0.1 412 No
Walked 25,145 1.3 640 24,777 1.3 1,814 No
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 14,370 0.8 484 18,443 1.0 1,374 Yes
Worked at home 39,305 2.1 799 47,868 2.5 2,069 Yes
W3.C. Mode to Work (Collapsed)
W3.C. Mode to Work (Collapsed) 7 CTPP2000 2005-2007 ACS Is Change Significant
in number?
Number Percent MOE(+/-) Number Percent MOE (+/-)
Total Workers 1,863,385 100.0 4,210 1,913,130 100.0 8,982 Yes
Drove alone 1,547,110 83.0 4,064 1,600,074 83.6 9,150 Yes
Carpooled 228,205 12.2 1,883 211,882 11.1 5,195 Yes
Public transportation 7,845 0.4 358 8,298 0.4 875 No
Walked 25,145 1.3 640 24,777 1.3 1,814 No
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 15,765 0.8 507 20,231 1.1 1,475 Yes
Worked at home 39,305 2.1 799 47,868 2.5 2,069 Yes

Notes:

1 CTPP2000 Table 2-001 and 2005-2007 ACS Table C08601

2 CTPP2000 Table 2-002 and 2005-2007 ACS Table C08601

3 CTPP2000 Table 2-056 and 2005-2007 ACS Table S0804

4 CTPP2000 Table 2-030 and 2005-2007 ACS Table S0804

5 CTPP2000 Table 2-002 and 2005-2007 ACS Table C08406

6 CTPP2000 Table 2-002 and 2005-2007 ACS Table B08406

7 CTPP2000 Table 2-002 and 2005-2007 ACS Table C08601

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