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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 -- 5,576,601 100.0 -- --
Male 2,915,580 53.0 0.1 2,928,207 52.5 0.1 Yes
Female 2,588,255 47.0 0.1 2,648,394 47.5 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 5,503,835 100.0 -- 5,576,601 100.0 -- --
Drove alone 4,192,895 76.2 0.1 4,259,431 76.4 0.1 Yes
2-person carpool 464,305 8.4 0.0 424,068 7.6 0.1 Yes
3-person carpool 66,725 1.2 0.0 63,812 1.1 0.0 Yes
4-person carpool 38,535 0.7 0.0 46,116 0.8 0.0 Yes
Bus or trolley bus 197,155 3.6 0.0 205,195 3.7 0.0 Yes
Streetcar or trolley car 8,190 0.1 0.0 6,948 0.1 0.0 Yes
Subway or elevated 42,070 0.8 0.0 37,835 0.7 0.0 Yes
Railroad 47,250 0.9 0.0 46,851 0.8 -- --
Ferryboat 410 0.0 0.0 277 0.0 0.0 No
Bicycle 13,915 0.3 0.0 17,349 0.3 0.0 Yes
Walked 229,215 4.2 0.0 232,046 4.2 0.0 No
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 38,515 0.7 0.0 46,900 0.8 0.0 Yes
Worked at home 164,645 3.0 0.0 189,773 3.4 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 5,503,835 100.0 -- 5,576,601 100.0 -- --
Drove alone 4,192,895 76.2 0.1 4,259,431 76.4 0.1 Yes
Carpooled 569,565 10.3 0.1 533,996 9.6 0.1 Yes
Public transportation 295,075 5.4 0.0 297,106 5.3 0.1 No
Walked 229,215 4.2 0.0 232,046 4.2 0.0 No
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 52,430 1.0 0.0 64,249 1.2 0.0 Yes
Worked at home 164,645 3.0 0.0 189,773 3.4 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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