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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 1 671,680 -- 706,709 8,982 --
Total Workers Excluding Home-based Workers 2 661,750 -- 693,298 8,790 --
Mean Travel Time to Work (Minutes) 3 40.3 -- 41.2 0.2 --
Workers in Group Quarters 4 8,685 -- 9,988 -- --
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 671,680 100.0 -- 706,709 100.0 8,982 --
Male 343,745 51.2 1,771 365,194 51.7 5,593 Yes
Female 327,935 48.8 1,789 341,515 48.3 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 671,680 100.0 -- 706,709 100.0 8,982 --
Drove alone 310,690 46.3 1,802 305,715 43.3 9,150 No
2-person carpool 73,160 10.9 1,208 56,536 8.0 4,370 Yes
3-person carpool 21,440 3.2 687 13,884 2.0 2,135 Yes
4-person carpool 15,870 2.4 594 10,060 1.4 1,417 Yes
Bus or trolley bus 54,625 8.1 1,063 75,922 10.7 864 Yes
Streetcar or trolley car 615 0.1 119 1,789 0.3 123 Yes
Subway or elevated 130,670 19.5 1,518 162,841 23.0 129 Yes
Railroad 11,585 1.7 509 18,129 2.6 39 Yes
Ferryboat 95 0.0 47 102 0.0 75 No
Bicycle 4,075 0.6 304 6,334 0.9 412 Yes
Walked 31,670 4.7 827 33,952 4.8 1,814 Yes
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 7,245 1.1 404 8,034 1.1 1,374 No
Worked at home 9,930 1.5 472 13,411 1.9 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 671,680 100.0 -- 706,709 100.0 8,982 --
Drove alone 310,690 46.3 1,802 305,715 43.3 9,150 No
Carpooled 110,470 16.4 1,428 80,480 11.4 2,661 Yes
Public transportation 197,590 29.4 1,720 258,783 36.6 4,851 Yes
Walked 31,670 4.7 827 33,952 4.8 1,814 Yes
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 11,320 1.7 504 14,368 2.0 1,475 Yes
Worked at home 9,930 1.5 472 13,411 1.9 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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