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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 -- 8,970,908 100.0 -- --
Male 4,479,190 52.9 0.1 4,772,119 53.2 0.0 Yes
Female 3,981,270 47.1 0.1 4,198,789 46.8 0.0 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 -- 8,970,908 100.0 -- --
Drove alone 4,661,720 55.1 0.1 4,763,395 53.1 0.1 Yes
2-person carpool 600,725 7.1 0.0 528,006 5.9 0.0 Yes
3-person carpool 98,130 1.2 0.0 81,018 0.9 0.0 Yes
4-person carpool 67,050 0.8 0.0 59,015 0.7 0.0 Yes
Bus or trolley bus 559,715 6.6 0.0 702,721 7.8 0.0 Yes
Streetcar or trolley car 6,475 0.1 0.0 16,113 0.2 0.0 Yes
Subway or elevated 1,240,060 14.7 0.0 1,447,758 16.1 -- --
Railroad 314,160 3.7 0.0 317,407 3.5 -- --
Ferryboat 16,180 0.2 0.0 17,991 0.2 0.0 No
Bicycle 24,780 0.3 0.0 36,268 0.4 0.0 Yes
Walked 509,870 6.0 0.0 541,187 6.0 0.0 No
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 113,720 1.3 0.0 135,561 1.5 0.0 Yes
Worked at home 247,870 2.9 0.0 324,468 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 8,460,460 100.0 -- 8,970,908 100.0 -- --
Drove alone 4,661,720 55.1 0.1 4,763,395 53.1 0.1 Yes
Carpooled 765,905 9.1 0.0 668,039 7.4 0.1 Yes
Public transportation 2,136,590 25.3 0.1 2,501,990 27.9 0.2 Yes
Walked 509,870 6.0 0.0 541,187 6.0 0.0 No
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 138,500 1.6 0.0 171,829 1.9 0.0 Yes
Worked at home 247,870 2.9 0.0 324,468 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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