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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 -- --
Male 343,745 51.2 0.3 365,194 51.7 0.4 No
Female 327,935 48.8 0.3 341,515 48.3 0.6 No
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 -- --
Drove alone 310,690 46.3 0.3 305,715 43.3 1.2 Yes
2-person carpool 73,160 10.9 0.2 56,536 8.0 0.6 Yes
3-person carpool 21,440 3.2 0.1 13,884 2.0 0.3 Yes
4-person carpool 15,870 2.4 0.1 10,060 1.4 0.2 Yes
Bus or trolley bus 54,625 8.1 0.2 75,922 10.7 -- --
Streetcar or trolley car 615 0.1 0.0 1,789 0.3 0.0 Yes
Subway or elevated 130,670 19.5 0.2 162,841 23.0 -- --
Railroad 11,585 1.7 0.1 18,129 2.6 -- --
Ferryboat 95 0.0 0.0 102 0.0 0.0 No
Bicycle 4,075 0.6 0.0 6,334 0.9 0.1 Yes
Walked 31,670 4.7 0.1 33,952 4.8 0.2 No
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 7,245 1.1 0.1 8,034 1.1 0.2 No
Worked at home 9,930 1.5 0.1 13,411 1.9 0.3 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 -- --
Drove alone 310,690 46.3 0.3 305,715 43.3 1.2 Yes
Carpooled 110,470 16.4 0.2 80,480 11.4 0.3 Yes
Public transportation 197,590 29.4 0.3 258,783 36.6 0.5 Yes
Walked 31,670 4.7 0.1 33,952 4.8 0.2 No
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 11,320 1.7 0.1 14,368 2.0 0.2 Yes
Worked at home 9,930 1.5 0.1 13,411 1.9 0.3 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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