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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 1 390,575 2,116 408,756 8,982 Yes
Total Workers Excluding Home-based Workers 2 379,485 2,115 396,137 8,790 Yes
Mean Travel Time to Work (Minutes) 3 24.3 -- 23.7 0.2 --
Workers in Group Quarters 4 4,220 -- 3,648 -- --
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 390,575 100.0 2,116 408,756 100.0 8,982 Yes
Male 204,360 52.3 1,859 212,633 52.0 5,593 Yes
Female 186,215 47.7 1,802 196,123 48.0 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 390,575 100.0 2,116 408,756 100.0 8,982 Yes
Drove alone 312,725 80.1 2,073 329,964 80.7 9,150 Yes
2-person carpool 35,480 9.1 880 32,558 8.0 4,370 No
3-person carpool 5,670 1.5 359 5,042 1.2 2,135 No
4-person carpool 3,220 0.8 271 4,121 1.0 1,417 No
Bus or trolley bus 8,690 2.2 443 7,690 1.9 864 Yes
Streetcar or trolley car 15 0.0 19 0 0.0 123 No
Subway or elevated 35 0.0 28 121 0.0 129 No
Railroad 455 0.1 102 898 0.2 39 Yes
Ferryboat 0 0.0 -- 0 0.0 154 --
Bicycle 875 0.2 141 1,396 0.3 412 Yes
Walked 9,575 2.5 465 10,131 2.5 1,814 No
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 2,735 0.7 250 4,216 1.0 1,374 Yes
Worked at home 11,090 2.8 500 12,619 3.1 2,069 No
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 390,575 100.0 2,116 408,756 100.0 8,982 Yes
Drove alone 312,725 80.1 2,073 329,964 80.7 9,150 Yes
Carpooled 44,370 11.4 978 41,721 10.2 2,042 Yes
Public transportation 9,195 2.4 456 8,709 2.1 1,080 No
Walked 9,575 2.5 465 10,131 2.5 1,814 No
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 3,610 0.9 287 5,612 1.4 1,475 Yes
Worked at home 11,090 2.8 500 12,619 3.1 2,069 No

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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