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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 8,460,460 8,761 8,970,908 8,982 Yes
Total Workers Excluding Home-based Workers 2 8,212,590 8,733 8,646,440 8,790 Yes
Mean Travel Time to Work (Minutes) 3 33.0 -- 32.4 0.2 --
Workers in Group Quarters 4 82,365 -- 91,657 -- --
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 8,460,460 100.0 8,761 8,970,908 100.0 8,982 Yes
Male 4,479,190 52.9 7,485 4,772,119 53.2 5,593 Yes
Female 3,981,270 47.1 7,177 4,198,789 46.8 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 8,460,460 100.0 8,761 8,970,908 100.0 8,982 Yes
Drove alone 4,661,720 55.1 7,588 4,763,395 53.1 9,150 Yes
2-person carpool 600,725 7.1 3,086 528,006 5.9 4,370 Yes
3-person carpool 98,130 1.2 1,264 81,018 0.9 2,135 Yes
4-person carpool 67,050 0.8 1,046 59,015 0.7 1,417 Yes
Bus or trolley bus 559,715 6.6 2,982 702,721 7.8 864 Yes
Streetcar or trolley car 6,475 0.1 326 16,113 0.2 123 Yes
Subway or elevated 1,240,060 14.7 4,356 1,447,758 16.1 129 Yes
Railroad 314,160 3.7 2,249 317,407 3.5 39 Yes
Ferryboat 16,180 0.2 514 17,991 0.2 1,380 Yes
Bicycle 24,780 0.3 637 36,268 0.4 412 Yes
Walked 509,870 6.0 2,850 541,187 6.0 1,814 Yes
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 113,720 1.3 1,360 135,561 1.5 1,374 Yes
Worked at home 247,870 2.9 2,001 324,468 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 8,460,460 100.0 8,761 8,970,908 100.0 8,982 Yes
Drove alone 4,661,720 55.1 7,588 4,763,395 53.1 9,150 Yes
Carpooled 765,905 9.1 3,469 668,039 7.4 9,220 Yes
Public transportation 2,136,590 25.3 5,571 2,501,990 27.9 14,614 Yes
Walked 509,870 6.0 2,850 541,187 6.0 1,814 Yes
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 138,500 1.6 1,500 171,829 1.9 1,475 Yes
Worked at home 247,870 2.9 2,001 324,468 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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