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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 3,178,495 6,024 3,220,324 8,982 Yes
Total Workers Excluding Home-based Workers 2 3,080,990 6,022 3,104,013 8,790 Yes
Mean Travel Time to Work (Minutes) 3 27.6 -- 27.6 0.2 --
Workers in Group Quarters 4 53,540 -- 42,095 -- --
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 3,178,495 100.0 6,024 3,220,324 100.0 8,982 Yes
Male 1,660,550 52.2 5,295 1,683,225 52.3 5,593 Yes
Female 1,517,950 47.8 5,139 1,537,099 47.7 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 3,178,495 100.0 6,024 3,220,324 100.0 8,982 Yes
Drove alone 2,352,710 74.0 5,819 2,376,774 73.8 9,150 Yes
2-person carpool 237,935 7.5 2,288 212,847 6.6 4,370 Yes
3-person carpool 31,270 1.0 844 35,046 1.1 2,135 Yes
4-person carpool 19,050 0.6 659 20,302 0.6 1,417 No
Bus or trolley bus 89,855 2.8 1,423 96,043 3.0 864 Yes
Streetcar or trolley car 12,410 0.4 532 12,591 0.4 123 No
Subway or elevated 113,930 3.6 1,599 116,448 3.6 129 Yes
Railroad 48,615 1.5 1,050 51,298 1.6 39 Yes
Ferryboat 3,180 0.1 270 2,683 0.1 445 No
Bicycle 12,420 0.4 532 16,270 0.5 412 Yes
Walked 135,005 4.2 1,738 134,737 4.2 1,814 No
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 24,615 0.8 749 28,974 0.9 1,374 Yes
Worked at home 97,505 3.1 1,482 116,311 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 3,178,495 100.0 6,024 3,220,324 100.0 8,982 Yes
Drove alone 2,352,710 74.0 5,819 2,376,774 73.8 9,150 Yes
Carpooled 288,255 9.1 2,508 268,195 8.3 5,684 Yes
Public transportation 267,990 8.4 2,423 279,063 8.7 5,794 Yes
Walked 135,005 4.2 1,738 134,737 4.2 1,814 No
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 37,035 1.2 918 45,244 1.4 1,475 Yes
Worked at home 97,505 3.1 1,482 116,311 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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