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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 -- 2,755,777 100.0 -- --
Male 1,433,420 54.0 0.1 1,478,832 53.7 0.1 Yes
Female 1,223,235 46.0 0.1 1,276,945 46.3 0.2 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 -- 2,755,777 100.0 -- --
Drove alone 2,175,330 81.9 0.1 2,300,192 83.5 0.2 Yes
2-person carpool 261,650 9.8 0.1 220,120 8.0 0.2 Yes
3-person carpool 44,595 1.7 0.0 37,138 1.3 0.1 Yes
4-person carpool 26,470 1.0 0.0 23,695 0.9 0.1 Yes
Bus or trolley bus 18,595 0.7 0.0 19,879 0.7 0.0 No
Streetcar or trolley car 270 0.0 0.0 121 0.0 0.0 Yes
Subway or elevated 140 0.0 0.0 24 0.0 0.0 No
Railroad 100 0.0 0.0 79 0.0 0.0 No
Ferryboat 95 0.0 0.0 115 0.0 0.0 No
Bicycle 2,265 0.1 0.0 2,765 0.1 0.0 No
Walked 38,925 1.5 0.0 40,176 1.5 0.1 No
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 20,725 0.8 0.0 26,037 0.9 0.0 Yes
Worked at home 67,500 2.5 0.0 85,436 3.1 0.1 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 -- 2,755,777 100.0 -- --
Drove alone 2,175,330 81.9 0.1 2,300,192 83.5 0.2 Yes
Carpooled 332,715 12.5 0.1 280,953 10.2 0.2 Yes
Public transportation 19,200 0.7 0.0 20,218 0.7 0.1 No
Walked 38,925 1.5 0.0 40,176 1.5 0.1 No
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 22,990 0.9 0.0 28,802 1.0 0.1 Yes
Worked at home 67,500 2.5 0.0 85,436 3.1 0.1 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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