Table 4-1: Commuting to Work: 2000

Table 4-1: Commuting to Work: 2000

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Mode Delaware United States
Number Percent Number Percent
Total 370,500 100.0 127,448,586 100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone 290,985 78.5 97,243,457 76.3
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled 40,824 11.0 14,299,090 11.2
Public transportation (including taxi) 11,531 3.1 6,592,685 5.2
Walked 9,783 2.6 3,417,546 2.7
Other means 5,429 1.5 1,820,578 1.4
Worked at home 11,948 3.2 4,075,230 3.2
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 22.6   24.3  

NOTE: Data are for workers 16 years and over.

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Commerce, U.S. Census Bureau, Census 2000 Supplementary Survey, Profile of Selected Economic Characteristics, available at http://www.census.gov/c2ss/www/ as of Oct. 16, 2001.