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TRAN: Method of transportation to work

How did you usually get to work last week? (If a person uses different means of transportation on different days...) Which did you use most often? (If a person uses more than one means of transportation on the same day...) Which covered the longest distance? PLEASE NOTE - Because of conflicts with system reserved words in FERRET, this item is known as TRAN_ in the FERRET system.

ValueLabelUnweighted
Frequency
%
-6 - 530.1%
1 Car 34,16364.5%
2 Truck 11,16521.1%
3 Van 2,5244.8%
4 Bus or Streetcar 1,5693.0%
5 Subway or elevated 500.1%
6 Railroad 300.1%
7 Taxicab 290.1%
8 Motorcycle 890.2%
9 Bicycle 1740.3%
10 Other vehicle 4520.9%
11 Walked only 9771.8%
12 Works at home 1,6643.1%
Total 52,939 100%

Based upon 52,939 valid cases out of 52,939 total cases.

Location: 29-30 (width: 2; decimal: 0)

Variable Type: numeric

Notes

Source: This variable was taken from: American Housing Survey, 2004: Metropolitan Microdata.

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Disclaimer: The frequencies for this variable may not be weighted. They are purely descriptive and may not be representative of the study population. Please use with caution and consult the study documentation.