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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 14,506,500 14,830 16,147,581 8,982 Yes
Total Workers Excluding Home-based Workers 2 13,949,465 14,751 15,395,274 8,790 Yes
Mean Travel Time to Work (Minutes) 3 27.7 -- 27.0 0.2 --
Workers in Group Quarters 4 146,840 -- 157,680 -- --
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 14,506,500 100.0 14,830 16,147,581 100.0 8,982 Yes
Male 8,007,990 55.2 12,734 9,048,491 56.0 5,593 Yes
Female 6,498,505 44.8 11,801 7,099,090 44.0 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 14,506,500 100.0 14,830 16,147,581 100.0 8,982 Yes
Drove alone 10,425,215 71.9 13,834 11,813,121 73.2 9,150 Yes
2-person carpool 1,562,975 10.8 6,288 1,482,636 9.2 4,370 Yes
3-person carpool 330,250 2.3 2,945 299,011 1.9 2,135 Yes
4-person carpool 216,720 1.5 2,390 200,439 1.2 1,417 Yes
Bus or trolley bus 547,795 3.8 3,780 618,274 3.8 864 Yes
Streetcar or trolley car 21,160 0.1 749 21,135 0.1 123 No
Subway or elevated 106,965 0.7 1,682 116,282 0.7 129 Yes
Railroad 40,935 0.3 1,041 49,323 0.3 39 Yes
Ferryboat 6,760 0.0 423 5,545 0.0 668 Yes
Bicycle 120,455 0.8 1,784 130,096 0.8 412 Yes
Walked 412,640 2.8 3,288 442,801 2.7 1,814 Yes
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 157,590 1.1 2,040 216,611 1.3 1,374 Yes
Worked at home 557,035 3.8 3,812 752,307 4.7 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 14,506,500 100.0 14,830 16,147,581 100.0 8,982 Yes
Drove alone 10,425,215 71.9 13,834 11,813,121 73.2 9,150 Yes
Carpooled 2,109,945 14.5 7,243 1,982,086 12.3 16,483 Yes
Public transportation 723,615 5.0 4,334 810,559 5.0 11,783 Yes
Walked 412,640 2.8 3,288 442,801 2.7 1,814 Yes
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 278,045 1.9 2,704 346,707 2.1 1,475 Yes
Worked at home 557,035 3.8 3,812 752,307 4.7 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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