Resident Workforce Commuting Mode Split by Demographic Characteristics: 2006 - 2010

data.cambridgema.gov | Last Updated 30 May 2018

This data set outlines the ways in which the Resident Workforce commutes to work in Cambridge, organized by characteristics of the population, specifically, by age, vehicles available, time arriving, time spent traveling, and annual household income. The data set originates from a special tabulation of the American Community Survey - the 2006 - 2010 version of the Census Transportation Planning Products (CTPP). For more information on Journey to Work data in Cambridge, please see the full 2015 report (https://www.cambridgema.gov/~/media/Files/CDD/FactsandMaps/profiles/moving_forward_20150930.ashx?la=en).

Tags: transportation, demographics, journey to work, resident workforce, age, vehicles available, time arriving, time spent traveling, annual household income, glocal, vision zero

This dataset has the following 9 columns:

Column NameAPI Column NameData TypeDescriptionSample Values
DemographicdemographictextStatistical data about the characteristics of a population.
% of Resident Workforceproportion_of_laborforcenumberPercent of Total Resident Workforce in each Demographic.
Drove Alonedrove_alonenumberPercent of Resident Workforce who listed driving a car alone as their primary mode of transportation to work.
CarpoolcarpoolnumberPercent of Resident Workforce who listed carpooling as their primary mode of transportation to work
All Other Modesall_other_modesnumberPercent of Resident Workforce who listed public transit, walking, biking, taxicab, motorcycle or other method as their primary mode of transportation to work
Public Transitpublic_transitnumberPercent of Resident Workforce who listed public transit as their primary mode of transportation to work
Walk or Bikewalk_or_bikenumberPercent of Resident Workforce who listed walking or Biking as their primary mode of transportation to work
Otheralternative_modenumberPercent of Resident Workforce who listed taxicab, motorcycle or other method as their primary mode of transportation to work
Work at Homework_at_homenumberPercent of Resident Workforce who work from home.