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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 5,503,835 7,052 5,576,601 8,982 Yes
Total Workers Excluding Home-based Workers 2 5,339,190 7,029 5,386,828 8,790 Yes
Mean Travel Time to Work (Minutes) 3 24.8 -- 24.5 0.2 --
Workers in Group Quarters 4 61,795 -- 73,409 -- --
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 5,503,835 100.0 7,052 5,576,601 100.0 8,982 Yes
Male 2,915,580 53.0 6,033 2,928,207 52.5 5,593 Yes
Female 2,588,255 47.0 5,783 2,648,394 47.5 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 5,503,835 100.0 7,052 5,576,601 100.0 8,982 Yes
Drove alone 4,192,895 76.2 6,724 4,259,431 76.4 9,150 Yes
2-person carpool 464,305 8.4 2,704 424,068 7.6 4,370 Yes
3-person carpool 66,725 1.2 1,042 63,812 1.1 2,135 Yes
4-person carpool 38,535 0.7 793 46,116 0.8 1,417 Yes
Bus or trolley bus 197,155 3.6 1,782 205,195 3.7 864 Yes
Streetcar or trolley car 8,190 0.1 366 6,948 0.1 123 Yes
Subway or elevated 42,070 0.8 828 37,835 0.7 129 Yes
Railroad 47,250 0.9 878 46,851 0.8 39 No
Ferryboat 410 0.0 82 277 0.0 119 No
Bicycle 13,915 0.3 477 17,349 0.3 412 Yes
Walked 229,215 4.2 1,919 232,046 4.2 1,814 Yes
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 38,515 0.7 793 46,900 0.8 1,374 Yes
Worked at home 164,645 3.0 1,631 189,773 3.4 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 5,503,835 100.0 7,052 5,576,601 100.0 8,982 Yes
Drove alone 4,192,895 76.2 6,724 4,259,431 76.4 9,150 Yes
Carpooled 569,565 10.3 2,982 533,996 9.6 7,010 Yes
Public transportation 295,075 5.4 2,171 297,106 5.3 5,800 No
Walked 229,215 4.2 1,919 232,046 4.2 1,814 Yes
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 52,430 1.0 924 64,249 1.2 1,475 Yes
Worked at home 164,645 3.0 1,631 189,773 3.4 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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