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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 1 458,535 2,429 482,863 8,982 Yes
Total Workers Excluding Home-based Workers 2 447,540 2,422 467,981 8,790 Yes
Mean Travel Time to Work (Minutes) 3 21.0 -- 21.4 0.2 --
Workers in Group Quarters 4 9,575 -- 9,546 -- --
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 458,535 100.0 2,429 482,863 100.0 8,982 Yes
Male 234,115 51.1 2,039 247,394 51.2 5,593 Yes
Female 224,415 48.9 2,008 235,469 48.8 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 458,535 100.0 2,429 482,863 100.0 8,982 Yes
Drove alone 369,865 80.7 2,340 392,673 81.3 9,150 Yes
2-person carpool 37,350 8.1 908 33,205 6.9 4,370 No
3-person carpool 5,075 1.1 340 5,016 1.0 2,135 No
4-person carpool 3,155 0.7 268 3,722 0.8 1,417 No
Bus or trolley bus 8,440 1.8 438 9,931 2.1 864 Yes
Streetcar or trolley car 215 0.0 70 153 0.0 123 No
Subway or elevated 90 0.0 45 203 0.0 129 No
Railroad 210 0.0 69 292 0.1 39 Yes
Ferryboat 70 0.0 40 42 0.0 46 No
Bicycle 1,290 0.3 172 1,182 0.2 412 No
Walked 18,510 4.0 645 16,192 3.4 1,814 Yes
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 3,270 0.7 273 5,370 1.1 1,374 Yes
Worked at home 10,995 2.4 499 14,882 3.1 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 458,535 100.0 2,429 482,863 100.0 8,982 Yes
Drove alone 369,865 80.7 2,340 392,673 81.3 9,150 Yes
Carpooled 45,580 9.9 998 41,943 8.7 2,160 Yes
Public transportation 9,025 2.0 452 10,621 2.2 1,134 Yes
Walked 18,510 4.0 645 16,192 3.4 1,814 Yes
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 4,560 1.0 322 6,552 1.4 1,475 Yes
Worked at home 10,995 2.4 499 14,882 3.1 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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