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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 5,743,055 7,109 5,907,430 8,982 Yes
Total Workers Excluding Home-based Workers 2 5,566,565 7,091 5,694,872 8,790 Yes
Mean Travel Time to Work (Minutes) 3 28.3 -- 28.2 0.2 --
Workers in Group Quarters 4 57,730 -- 51,211 -- --
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 5,743,055 100.0 7,109 5,907,430 100.0 8,982 Yes
Male 3,067,905 53.4 6,150 3,186,148 53.9 5,593 Yes
Female 2,675,150 46.6 5,862 2,721,282 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 5,743,055 100.0 7,109 5,907,430 100.0 8,982 Yes
Drove alone 4,199,140 73.1 6,746 4,366,712 73.9 9,150 Yes
2-person carpool 482,995 8.4 2,757 438,782 7.4 4,370 Yes
3-person carpool 83,310 1.5 1,164 68,426 1.2 2,135 Yes
4-person carpool 56,450 1.0 959 44,717 0.8 1,417 Yes
Bus or trolley bus 206,210 3.6 1,822 234,219 4.0 864 Yes
Streetcar or trolley car 2,890 0.1 217 4,495 0.1 123 Yes
Subway or elevated 138,115 2.4 1,495 131,817 2.2 129 Yes
Railroad 139,950 2.4 1,505 139,822 2.4 39 No
Ferryboat 500 0.0 90 585 0.0 210 No
Bicycle 18,375 0.3 548 27,512 0.5 412 Yes
Walked 180,395 3.1 1,706 175,959 3.0 1,814 Yes
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 58,235 1.0 974 61,826 1.0 1,374 Yes
Worked at home 176,490 3.1 1,688 212,558 3.6 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 5,743,055 100.0 7,109 5,907,430 100.0 8,982 Yes
Drove alone 4,199,140 73.1 6,746 4,366,712 73.9 9,150 Yes
Carpooled 622,755 10.8 3,112 551,925 9.3 9,510 Yes
Public transportation 487,665 8.5 2,770 510,938 8.6 7,620 Yes
Walked 180,395 3.1 1,706 175,959 3.0 1,814 Yes
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 76,610 1.3 1,116 89,338 1.5 1,475 Yes
Worked at home 176,490 3.1 1,688 212,558 3.6 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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