Interesting (?) Commuting Statistics

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These statitistics are sourced from the 2000 U.S. Census.



Transportation to Work for Workers
16 Years and Older
  Estimate Percentage
Car,Truck, or Van: 111,542,547 87.52%
Drove Alone 97,243,457 76.30%
Carpooled 14,299,090 11.22%
Public Transportation: 6,592,685 5.17%
Buss or trolly bus 3,577,866 2.81%
Streetcar or trolly car 87,720 0.07%
Subway or elevated 1,991,184 1.56%
Railroad 697,354 0.55%
Ferryboat 44,335 0.03%
Taxicab 194,226 0.15%
Worked at Home 4,075,230 3.20%
Walked 3,417,546 2.68%
Other Means 1,095,477 0.86%
Bicycle 567,042 0.44%
Motorcycle 158,059 0.12% (!?)
Total: 127,448,586 100.00%

Well at least we are ahead of trolley cars and ferryboats...