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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 9,156,730 9,169 10,369,285 8,982 Yes
Total Workers Excluding Home-based Workers 2 8,904,705 9,139 10,004,803 8,790 Yes
Mean Travel Time to Work (Minutes) 3 25.4 -- 24.7 0.2 --
Workers in Group Quarters 4 73,655 -- 76,359 -- --
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 9,156,730 100.0 9,169 10,369,285 100.0 8,982 Yes
Male 5,061,945 55.3 7,922 5,807,690 56.0 5,593 Yes
Female 4,094,790 44.7 7,340 4,561,595 44.0 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 9,156,730 100.0 9,169 10,369,285 100.0 8,982 Yes
Drove alone 7,119,580 77.8 8,761 8,168,861 78.8 9,150 Yes
2-person carpool 982,830 10.7 3,916 955,732 9.2 4,370 Yes
3-person carpool 201,250 2.2 1,806 192,510 1.9 2,135 Yes
4-person carpool 140,435 1.5 1,511 142,736 1.4 1,417 Yes
Bus or trolley bus 156,555 1.7 1,595 161,967 1.6 864 Yes
Streetcar or trolley car 1,670 0.0 165 1,786 0.0 123 No
Subway or elevated 1,955 0.0 179 4,648 0.0 129 Yes
Railroad 2,265 0.0 193 7,451 0.1 39 Yes
Ferryboat 685 0.0 106 343 0.0 159 Yes
Bicycle 21,410 0.2 592 24,522 0.2 412 Yes
Walked 173,265 1.9 1,677 185,503 1.8 1,814 Yes
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 102,800 1.1 1,294 158,744 1.5 1,374 Yes
Worked at home 252,025 2.8 2,019 364,482 3.5 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 9,156,730 100.0 9,169 10,369,285 100.0 8,982 Yes
Drove alone 7,119,580 77.8 8,761 8,168,861 78.8 9,150 Yes
Carpooled 1,324,515 14.5 4,506 1,290,978 12.5 16,018 Yes
Public transportation 163,130 1.8 1,628 176,195 1.7 5,486 Yes
Walked 173,265 1.9 1,677 185,503 1.8 1,814 Yes
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 124,210 1.4 1,422 183,266 1.8 1,475 Yes
Worked at home 252,025 2.8 2,019 364,482 3.5 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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