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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 -- 5,907,430 100.0 -- --
Male 3,067,905 53.4 0.1 3,186,148 53.9 0.0 Yes
Female 2,675,150 46.6 0.1 2,721,282 46.1 0.1 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 -- 5,907,430 100.0 -- --
Drove alone 4,199,140 73.1 0.1 4,366,712 73.9 0.1 Yes
2-person carpool 482,995 8.4 0.0 438,782 7.4 0.1 Yes
3-person carpool 83,310 1.5 0.0 68,426 1.2 0.0 Yes
4-person carpool 56,450 1.0 0.0 44,717 0.8 0.0 Yes
Bus or trolley bus 206,210 3.6 0.0 234,219 4.0 0.0 Yes
Streetcar or trolley car 2,890 0.1 0.0 4,495 0.1 0.0 Yes
Subway or elevated 138,115 2.4 0.0 131,817 2.2 -- --
Railroad 139,950 2.4 0.0 139,822 2.4 -- --
Ferryboat 500 0.0 0.0 585 0.0 0.0 No
Bicycle 18,375 0.3 0.0 27,512 0.5 0.0 Yes
Walked 180,395 3.1 0.0 175,959 3.0 0.0 Yes
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 58,235 1.0 0.0 61,826 1.0 0.0 Yes
Worked at home 176,490 3.1 0.0 212,558 3.6 0.0 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 -- 5,907,430 100.0 -- --
Drove alone 4,199,140 73.1 0.1 4,366,712 73.9 0.1 Yes
Carpooled 622,755 10.8 0.1 551,925 9.3 0.2 Yes
Public transportation 487,665 8.5 0.0 510,938 8.6 0.1 Yes
Walked 180,395 3.1 0.0 175,959 3.0 0.0 Yes
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 76,610 1.3 0.0 89,338 1.5 0.0 Yes
Worked at home 176,490 3.1 0.0 212,558 3.6 0.0 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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