Labor Force 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 Cambridge Labor Force commutes to work regardless of workplace location, 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, laborforce, age, vehicles available, time arriving, time spent traveling, annual household income, glocal, vision zero

This dataset has the following 10 columns:

Column NameAPI Column NameData TypeDescriptionSample Values
DemographicdemographictextStatistical data about the characteristics of a population.
% of Laborforceproportion_of_laborforcepercentPercent of Total Laborforce by each Demographic.
Drove Alonedrove_alonepercentPercent of Laborforce who listed driving a car alone as their primary mode of transportation to work.
CarpoolcarpoolpercentPercent of Laborforce who listed carpooling as their primary mode of transportation to work
Public Transitpublic_transitpercentPercent of Laborforce who listed public transit as their primary mode of transportation to work
WalkwalkpercentPercent of Workforce who listed walking as their primary mode of transportation to work.
BikebikepercentPercent of Laborforce who listed biking as their primary mode of transportation to work
Walk or Bikewalk_bike_combinedpercentPercent of Laborforce who listed walking or biking as their primary mode of transportation to work
OtherotherpercentPercent of Laborforce who listed taxicab, motorcycle or other method as their primary mode of transportation to work.
Work at Homework_at_homepercentPercent of Workforce who work from home.