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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 2,656,655 5,690 2,755,777 8,982 Yes
Total Workers Excluding Home-based Workers 2 2,589,155 5,680 2,670,341 8,790 Yes
Mean Travel Time to Work (Minutes) 3 24.6 -- 23.9 0.2 --
Workers in Group Quarters 4 20,950 -- 19,350 -- --
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 2,656,655 100.0 5,690 2,755,777 100.0 8,982 Yes
Male 1,433,420 54.0 4,952 1,478,832 53.7 5,593 Yes
Female 1,223,235 46.0 4,686 1,276,945 46.3 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 2,656,655 100.0 5,690 2,755,777 100.0 8,982 Yes
Drove alone 2,175,330 81.9 5,543 2,300,192 83.5 9,150 Yes
2-person carpool 261,650 9.8 2,389 220,120 8.0 4,370 Yes
3-person carpool 44,595 1.7 1,006 37,138 1.3 2,135 Yes
4-person carpool 26,470 1.0 776 23,695 0.9 1,417 Yes
Bus or trolley bus 18,595 0.7 651 19,879 0.7 864 Yes
Streetcar or trolley car 270 0.0 79 121 0.0 123 Yes
Subway or elevated 140 0.0 57 24 0.0 129 No
Railroad 100 0.0 48 79 0.0 39 No
Ferryboat 95 0.0 47 115 0.0 96 No
Bicycle 2,265 0.1 228 2,765 0.1 412 Yes
Walked 38,925 1.5 940 40,176 1.5 1,814 No
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 20,725 0.8 687 26,037 0.9 1,374 Yes
Worked at home 67,500 2.5 1,235 85,436 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 2,656,655 100.0 5,690 2,755,777 100.0 8,982 Yes
Drove alone 2,175,330 81.9 5,543 2,300,192 83.5 9,150 Yes
Carpooled 332,715 12.5 2,676 280,953 10.2 6,546 Yes
Public transportation 19,200 0.7 661 20,218 0.7 1,676 No
Walked 38,925 1.5 940 40,176 1.5 1,814 No
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 22,990 0.9 724 28,802 1.0 1,475 Yes
Worked at home 67,500 2.5 1,235 85,436 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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