Table 4-1: Commuting to Work: 2000

Table 4-1: Commuting to Work: 2000

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Mode Pennsylvania United States
Number Percent Number Percent
Total 5,471,959 100.0 127,448,586 100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone 4,197,892 76.7 97,243,457 76.3
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled 524,932 9.6 14,290,090 11.2
Public transportation (including taxi) 318,684 5.8 6,592,685 5.2
Walked 225,446 4.1 3,417,546 2.7
Other means 54,901 1.0 1,820,578 1.4
Worked at home 150,104 2.7 4,075,230 3.2
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 23.8   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.