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Work and Jobs in Halifax, Virginia (VA) Detailed Stats: Occupations, Industries, Unemployment, Workers, Commute

 

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Based on the data from 2000 / 2009 when the population of Halifax, Virginia was 1,389 / 1,247

Most common industries (%)

Most common industries for males (%)

Most common industries for females (%)

Most Common Industries

Industry

All

Males

Females

Educational services14.7% (84)9.6% (29)20.4% (55)
Construction9.3% (53)14.5% (44)3.3% (9)
Accommodation and food services8.2% (47)1.7% (5)15.6% (42)
Public administration6.5% (37)7.9% (24)4.8% (13)
Textile mills and textile products6.5% (37)2.6% (8)10.8% (29)
Health care6.5% (37)3.6% (11)9.7% (26)
Electrical equipment, appliances, and components4.5% (26)8.6% (26)0.0% (0)
Social assistance4.2% (24)1.3% (4)7.4% (20)
Food and beverage stores3.5% (20)3.0% (9)4.1% (11)
Professional, scientific, and technical services3.1% (18)3.3% (10)3.0% (8)
Metal and metal products3.1% (18)3.6% (11)2.6% (7)
Furniture and related product manufacturing2.8% (16)5.3% (16)0.0% (0)
Plastics and rubber products2.4% (14)3.0% (9)1.9% (5)
Wood products2.1% (12)4.0% (12)0.0% (0)
Department and other general merchandise stores2.1% (12)2.6% (8)1.5% (4)
Real estate and rental and leasing1.7% (10)2.6% (8)0.7% (2)
Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations1.7% (10)2.0% (6)1.5% (4)
Motor vehicle and parts dealers1.6% (9)3.0% (9)0.0% (0)
Clothing and accessories, including shoe, stores1.6% (9)3.0% (9)0.0% (0)
Finance and insurance1.4% (8)1.0% (3)1.9% (5)
U. S. Postal service1.4% (8)2.6% (8)0.0% (0)
Repair and maintenance1.4% (8)2.6% (8)0.0% (0)
Food1.0% (6)1.0% (3)1.1% (3)
Retail florists1.0% (6)1.0% (3)1.1% (3)
Other transportation, and support activities, and couriers1.0% (6)1.0% (3)1.1% (3)
Arts, entertainment, and recreation0.9% (5)1.0% (3)0.7% (2)
Furniture and home furnishings, and household appliance stores0.7% (4)1.3% (4)0.0% (0)
Administrative and support and waste management services0.7% (4)0.0% (0)1.5% (4)
Transportation equipment0.7% (4)0.0% (0)1.5% (4)
Publishing, and motion picture and sound recording industries0.5% (3)0.0% (0)1.1% (3)
Jewelry, luggage, and leather goods stores0.5% (3)1.0% (3)0.0% (0)
Utilities0.3% (2)0.7% (2)0.0% (0)
Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers0.3% (2)0.0% (0)0.7% (2)
Personal and laundry services0.3% (2)0.7% (2)0.0% (0)
Private households0.3% (2)0.0% (0)0.7% (2)
Data processing, libraries, and other information services0.2% (1)0.0% (0)0.4% (1)
Chemicals0.2% (1)0.3% (1)0.0% (0)
Printing and related support activities0.2% (1)0.0% (0)0.4% (1)
Apparel0.2% (1)0.0% (0)0.4% (1)
Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers0.2% (1)0.3% (1)0.0% (0)
Used merchandise, gift, novelty, and souvenir, and other miscellaneous stores0.2% (1)0.3% (1)0.0% (0)

Most common occupations (%)

Most common occupations for males (%)

Most common occupations for females (%)

Most common occupations

Occupation

All

Males

Females

Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers12.1% (69)5.9% (18)19.0% (51)
Other sales and related workers including supervisors6.1% (35)7.6% (23)4.5% (12)
Cooks and food preparation workers5.2% (30)1.0% (3)10.0% (27)
Top executives4.4% (25)6.6% (20)1.9% (5)
Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers4.2% (24)6.9% (21)1.1% (3)
Other production occupations including supervisors3.1% (18)3.3% (10)3.0% (8)
Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers3.0% (17)5.6% (17)0.0% (0)
Construction laborers3.0% (17)5.6% (17)0.0% (0)
Metal workers and plastic workers2.8% (16)2.3% (7)3.3% (9)
Lawyers2.8% (16)3.3% (10)2.2% (6)
Cashiers2.8% (16)0.0% (0)5.9% (16)
Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides2.6% (15)0.0% (0)5.6% (15)
Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors2.6% (15)4.3% (13)0.7% (2)
Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers2.6% (15)1.7% (5)3.7% (10)
Driver/sales workers and truck drivers2.6% (15)5.0% (15)0.0% (0)
Material moving workers except laborers and material movers, hand2.1% (12)0.3% (1)4.1% (11)
Business operations specialists1.9% (11)0.0% (0)4.1% (11)
Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers1.9% (11)3.6% (11)0.0% (0)
Operations specialties managers except financial managers1.7% (10)3.3% (10)0.0% (0)
Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers1.7% (10)1.0% (3)2.6% (7)
Motor vehicle operators except bus and truck drivers1.7% (10)2.3% (7)1.1% (3)
Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations1.6% (9)1.7% (5)1.5% (4)
Laborers and material movers, hand1.6% (9)3.0% (9)0.0% (0)
Registered nurses1.6% (9)0.0% (0)3.3% (9)
Secretaries and administrative assistants1.6% (9)0.0% (0)3.3% (9)
Art and design workers1.4% (8)1.7% (5)1.1% (3)
Retail sales workers except cashiers1.4% (8)2.0% (6)0.7% (2)
Assemblers and fabricators1.2% (7)2.3% (7)0.0% (0)
Law enforcement workers including supervisors1.2% (7)2.3% (7)0.0% (0)
Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers1.2% (7)2.3% (7)0.0% (0)
Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists1.2% (7)0.0% (0)2.6% (7)
Entertainers and performers, sports, and related workers1.0% (6)2.0% (6)0.0% (0)
Child care workers0.9% (5)0.0% (0)1.9% (5)
Other protective service workers including supervisors0.9% (5)0.7% (2)1.1% (3)
Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers0.9% (5)1.7% (5)0.0% (0)
Therapists0.7% (4)0.7% (2)0.7% (2)
Secondary school teachers0.7% (4)0.7% (2)0.7% (2)
Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations0.7% (4)0.0% (0)1.5% (4)
Food processing workers0.7% (4)1.3% (4)0.0% (0)
Electricians0.7% (4)1.3% (4)0.0% (0)
Financial managers0.7% (4)0.7% (2)0.7% (2)
Physicians and surgeons0.7% (4)1.3% (4)0.0% (0)
Other construction workers and helpers0.7% (4)0.0% (0)1.5% (4)
Other health diagnosing and treating practitioners and technical occupations0.5% (3)1.0% (3)0.0% (0)
Religious workers0.5% (3)1.0% (3)0.0% (0)
Information and record clerks except customer service representatives0.5% (3)0.0% (0)1.1% (3)
Media and communication equipment workers0.5% (3)0.0% (0)1.1% (3)
Carpenters0.5% (3)1.0% (3)0.0% (0)
Life, physical, and social science technicians0.3% (2)0.0% (0)0.7% (2)
Social scientists and related workers0.3% (2)0.0% (0)0.7% (2)
Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks0.3% (2)0.0% (0)0.7% (2)
Bus drivers0.3% (2)0.7% (2)0.0% (0)
Supervisors, construction and extraction workers0.3% (2)0.7% (2)0.0% (0)
Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks0.2% (1)0.0% (0)0.4% (1)
Occupational and physical therapist assistants and aides0.2% (1)0.0% (0)0.4% (1)
Judges, magistrates, and other judicial workers0.2% (1)0.3% (1)0.0% (0)
Accountants and auditors0.2% (1)0.0% (0)0.4% (1)
Drafters, engineering, and mapping technicians0.2% (1)0.3% (1)0.0% (0)
Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors0.2% (1)0.0% (0)0.4% (1)
Painters and paperhangers0.2% (1)0.0% (0)0.4% (1)
Unemployment by race in 2000:

Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 0.9%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 7.5%


Unemployment rate for Black males: 21.8%
Unemployment rate for Black females: 12.0%

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2008 (%)

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2008 (%) - Males

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2008 (%) - Females

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2000 (%)

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2008:
12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m.:
Halifax:

5.2% (25)
Virginia:

3.8% (137,975)
    12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m. - Males:
    Halifax:

    5.2% (12)
    Virginia:

    4.9% (95,613)
    12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m. - Females:
    Halifax:

    5.3% (13)
    Virginia:

    2.5% (42,362)
5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m.:
Halifax:

1.9% (9)
Virginia:

3.8% (139,855)
    5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m. - Males:
    Halifax:

    3.9% (9)
    Virginia:

    5.1% (98,735)
5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m.:
Halifax:

6.5% (31)
Virginia:

5.1% (188,004)
    5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m. - Males:
    Halifax:

    8.2% (19)
    Virginia:

    6.4% (125,065)
    5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m. - Females:
    Halifax:

    4.9% (12)
    Virginia:

    3.6% (62,939)
6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m.:
Halifax:

4.4% (21)
Virginia:

9.4% (345,866)
    6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m. - Males:
    Halifax:

    1.3% (3)
    Virginia:

    11.5% (222,148)
    6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m. - Females:
    Halifax:

    7.3% (18)
    Virginia:

    7.2% (123,718)
6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m.:
Halifax:

7.7% (37)
Virginia:

10.3% (376,336)
    6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m. - Males:
    Halifax:

    9.4% (22)
    Virginia:

    11.0% (213,846)
    6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m. - Females:
    Halifax:

    6.1% (15)
    Virginia:

    9.4% (162,490)
7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m.:
Halifax:

9.8% (47)
Virginia:

14.1% (515,261)
    7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m. - Males:
    Halifax:

    12.0% (28)
    Virginia:

    14.0% (270,982)
    7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m. - Females:
    Halifax:

    7.7% (19)
    Virginia:

    14.2% (244,279)
7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m.:
Halifax:

19.0% (91)
Virginia:

13.2% (483,686)
    7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m. - Males:
    Halifax:

    18.5% (43)
    Virginia:

    11.5% (224,009)
    7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m. - Females:
    Halifax:

    19.5% (48)
    Virginia:

    15.0% (259,677)
8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m.:
Halifax:

17.3% (83)
Virginia:

11.9% (437,884)
    8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m. - Males:
    Halifax:

    15.9% (37)
    Virginia:

    10.3% (200,703)
    8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m. - Females:
    Halifax:

    18.7% (46)
    Virginia:

    13.7% (237,181)
8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m.:
Halifax:

7.1% (34)
Virginia:

6.4% (235,804)
    8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m. - Males:
    Halifax:

    9.0% (21)
    Virginia:

    5.1% (99,695)
    8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m. - Females:
    Halifax:

    5.3% (13)
    Virginia:

    7.9% (136,109)
9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m.:
Halifax:

6.9% (33)
Virginia:

6.4% (234,379)
    9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m. - Males:
    Halifax:

    6.9% (16)
    Virginia:

    5.5% (107,255)
    9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m. - Females:
    Halifax:

    6.9% (17)
    Virginia:

    7.4% (127,124)
10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m.:
Halifax:

2.5% (12)
Virginia:

2.5% (91,416)
    10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m. - Males:
    Halifax:

    1.3% (3)
    Virginia:

    2.1% (41,239)
    10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m. - Females:
    Halifax:

    3.7% (9)
    Virginia:

    2.9% (50,177)
11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m.:
Halifax:

0.6% (3)
Virginia:

1.1% (41,215)
    11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m. - Females:
    Halifax:

    1.2% (3)
    Virginia:

    1.3% (22,507)
12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m.:
Halifax:

5.6% (27)
Virginia:

6.1% (222,489)
    12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m. - Males:
    Halifax:

    2.1% (5)
    Virginia:

    5.8% (111,978)
    12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m. - Females:
    Halifax:

    8.9% (22)
    Virginia:

    6.4% (110,511)
4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m.:
Halifax:

5.4% (26)
Virginia:

5.9% (215,370)
    4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m. - Males:
    Halifax:

    6.4% (15)
    Virginia:

    5.7% (109,589)
    4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m. - Females:
    Halifax:

    4.5% (11)
    Virginia:

    6.1% (105,781)
Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2000:
12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m.:
Halifax:

1.4% (8)
Virginia:

3.0% (106,117)
5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m.:
Halifax:

1.6% (9)
Virginia:

3.0% (104,536)
5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m.:
Halifax:

3.4% (19)
Virginia:

4.6% (160,804)
6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m.:
Halifax:

3.9% (22)
Virginia:

9.1% (316,895)
6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m.:
Halifax:

7.3% (41)
Virginia:

10.7% (372,448)
7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m.:
Halifax:

10.9% (61)
Virginia:

14.1% (491,661)
7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m.:
Halifax:

14.6% (82)
Virginia:

15.1% (526,342)
8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m.:
Halifax:

21.9% (123)
Virginia:

11.5% (399,738)
8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m.:
Halifax:

8.5% (48)
Virginia:

5.8% (200,280)
9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m.:
Halifax:

4.8% (27)
Virginia:

5.5% (190,998)
10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m.:
Halifax:

3.6% (20)
Virginia:

2.0% (69,788)
12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m.:
Halifax:

5.7% (32)
Virginia:

5.6% (196,554)
4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m.:
Halifax:

8.9% (50)
Virginia:

5.9% (204,265)

Percentage of workers working in this county: 91.8%
Number of people working at home: 20 (3.6% of all workers)

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2008 (%)

Working at home in 2008 - Halifax

Working at home in 2008 - Virginia

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2008 (%) - Males

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2008 (%) - Females

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2000 (%)

Working at home in 2000 - Halifax

Working at home in 2000 - Virginia

Travel time to work in 2008:
Less than 5 minutes:
Halifax:

4.8% (63)
Virginia:

2.7% (94,771)
    Less than 5 minutes - Males:
    Halifax:

    5.2% (40)
    Virginia:

    2.6% (49,254)
    Less than 5 minutes - Females:
    Halifax:

    4.2% (23)
    Virginia:

    2.7% (45,517)
5 to 9 minutes:
Halifax:

12.5% (166)
Virginia:

8.7% (308,941)
    5 to 9 minutes - Males:
    Halifax:

    18.9% (146)
    Virginia:

    7.5% (142,280)
    5 to 9 minutes - Females:
    Halifax:

    3.6% (20)
    Virginia:

    9.9% (166,661)
10 to 14 minutes:
Halifax:

23.1% (306)
Virginia:

13.2% (469,822)
    10 to 14 minutes - Males:
    Halifax:

    24.6% (190)
    Virginia:

    12.1% (228,801)
    10 to 14 minutes - Females:
    Halifax:

    21.0% (116)
    Virginia:

    14.4% (241,021)
15 to 19 minutes:
Halifax:

11.3% (150)
Virginia:

15.6% (556,957)
    15 to 19 minutes - Males:
    Halifax:

    6.6% (51)
    Virginia:

    14.7% (277,456)
    15 to 19 minutes - Females:
    Halifax:

    17.9% (99)
    Virginia:

    16.7% (279,501)
20 to 24 minutes:
Halifax:

12.0% (159)
Virginia:

15.3% (544,858)
    20 to 24 minutes - Males:
    Halifax:

    5.8% (45)
    Virginia:

    14.8% (278,839)
    20 to 24 minutes - Females:
    Halifax:

    20.7% (114)
    Virginia:

    15.9% (266,019)
25 to 29 minutes:
Halifax:

11.7% (155)
Virginia:

6.3% (225,030)
    25 to 29 minutes - Males:
    Halifax:

    12.8% (99)
    Virginia:

    6.2% (117,133)
    25 to 29 minutes - Females:
    Halifax:

    10.1% (56)
    Virginia:

    6.4% (107,897)
30 to 34 minutes:
Halifax:

10.2% (135)
Virginia:

13.9% (495,388)
    30 to 34 minutes - Males:
    Halifax:

    7.1% (55)
    Virginia:

    14.6% (276,809)
    30 to 34 minutes - Females:
    Halifax:

    14.5% (80)
    Virginia:

    13.0% (218,579)
35 to 39 minutes:
Halifax:

6.3% (83)
Virginia:

3.1% (109,055)
    35 to 39 minutes - Males:
    Halifax:

    9.5% (73)
    Virginia:

    3.2% (60,368)
    35 to 39 minutes - Females:
    Halifax:

    1.8% (10)
    Virginia:

    2.9% (48,687)
40 to 44 minutes:
Halifax:

1.5% (20)
Virginia:

3.8% (135,725)
    40 to 44 minutes - Males:
    Halifax:

    1.6% (12)
    Virginia:

    4.1% (78,123)
    40 to 44 minutes - Females:
    Halifax:

    1.4% (8)
    Virginia:

    3.4% (57,602)
45 to 59 minutes:
Halifax:

3.6% (48)
Virginia:

8.4% (299,024)
    45 to 59 minutes - Males:
    Halifax:

    2.9% (22)
    Virginia:

    9.4% (176,922)
    45 to 59 minutes - Females:
    Halifax:

    4.7% (26)
    Virginia:

    7.3% (122,102)
60 to 89 minutes:
Halifax:

1.7% (22)
Virginia:

6.4% (228,491)
    60 to 89 minutes - Males:
    Halifax:

    2.9% (22)
    Virginia:

    7.5% (141,758)
90 or more minutes:
Halifax:

1.2% (16)
Virginia:

2.7% (97,377)
    90 or more minutes - Males:
    Halifax:

    2.1% (16)
    Virginia:

    3.3% (62,084)
Travel time to work in 2000:
Less than 5 minutes:
Halifax:

7.3% (41)
Virginia:

2.4% (85,207)
5 to 9 minutes:
Halifax:

18.5% (104)
Virginia:

8.5% (296,082)
10 to 14 minutes:
Halifax:

21.7% (122)
Virginia:

12.9% (448,126)
15 to 19 minutes:
Halifax:

23.5% (132)
Virginia:

15.2% (530,128)
20 to 24 minutes:
Halifax:

13.7% (77)
Virginia:

14.7% (513,490)
25 to 29 minutes:
Halifax:

1.1% (6)
Virginia:

6.2% (217,273)
30 to 34 minutes:
Halifax:

2.0% (11)
Virginia:

13.7% (478,666)
35 to 39 minutes:
Halifax:

0.2% (1)
Virginia:

3.0% (103,937)
40 to 44 minutes:
Halifax:

0.7% (4)
Virginia:

3.7% (127,218)
45 to 59 minutes:
Halifax:

2.7% (15)
Virginia:

8.3% (289,734)
60 to 89 minutes:
Halifax:

3.0% (17)
Virginia:

5.4% (189,384)
90 or more minutes:
Halifax:

2.1% (12)
Virginia:

2.7% (92,508)

Travel time to work (in minutes) by means of transportation (%)

Travel time to work by means of transportation:
Less than 30 minutes - public transportation:
Halifax:

100.0% (4)
Virginia:

25.4% (31,591)
Less than 30 minutes - other means:
Halifax:

88.8% (478)
Virginia:

63.4% (2,058,715)
30 to 44 minutes - other means:
Halifax:

3.0% (16)
Virginia:

20.8% (676,780)
45 to 59 minutes - other means:
Halifax:

2.8% (15)
Virginia:

8.2% (265,324)
60 or more minutes - other means:
Halifax:

5.4% (29)
Virginia:

7.6% (246,768)

Means of transportation to work in 2008 - Halifax

Means of transportation to work in 2008 - Halifax (Males)

Means of transportation to work in 2008 - Halifax (Females)

Means of transportation to work in 2008 - Virginia

Means of transportation to work in 2008 - Virginia (Males)

Means of transportation to work in 2008 - Virginia (Females)

Means of transportation to work in 2000 - Halifax

Means of transportation to work in 2000 - Virginia

Means of transportation to work in 2008:
Drove car alone:
Halifax:

86.0% (1,152)
Virginia:

79.2% (2,950,039)
    Drove car alone - Males:
    Halifax:

    83.4% (648)
    Virginia:

    78.5% (1,544,341)
    Drove car alone - Females:
    Halifax:

    89.7% (504)
    Virginia:

    80.1% (1,405,698)
Carpooled:
Halifax:

9.8% (131)
Virginia:

10.0% (370,732)
    Carpooled - Males:
    Halifax:

    12.0% (93)
    Virginia:

    10.5% (205,787)
    Carpooled - Females:
    Halifax:

    6.8% (38)
    Virginia:

    9.4% (164,945)
Bus or trolley bus:
Halifax:

1.2% (16)
Virginia:

1.8% (67,088)
    Bus or trolley bus - Males:
    Halifax:

    2.1% (16)
    Virginia:

    1.8% (35,205)
Bicycle:
Halifax:

0.7% (9)
Virginia:

0.3% (11,135)
    Bicycle - Males:
    Halifax:

    1.2% (9)
    Virginia:

    0.4% (7,769)
Walked:
Halifax:

0.4% (5)
Virginia:

2.3% (87,000)
    Walked - Males:
    Halifax:

    0.6% (5)
    Virginia:

    2.4% (48,182)
Other means:
Halifax:

0.7% (10)
Virginia:

1.0% (36,220)
    Other means - Females:
    Halifax:

    1.8% (10)
    Virginia:

    0.7% (12,917)
Means of transportation to work in 2000:
Drove car alone:
Halifax:

86.3% (485)
Virginia:

77.1% (2,685,914)
Carpooled:
Halifax:

7.1% (40)
Virginia:

12.7% (441,093)
Railroad:
Halifax:

0.7% (4)
Virginia:

0.2% (5,998)
Walked:
Halifax:

2.3% (13)
Virginia:

2.3% (80,487)

Private vehicle occupancy (%)

Private vehicle occupancy:
Drove alone:
Halifax:

92.4% (485)
Virginia:

85.9% (2,685,914)
In 2 person carpool:
Halifax:

4.2% (22)
Virginia:

10.6% (329,961)
In 3 person carpool:
Halifax:

2.7% (14)
Virginia:

2.2% (69,338)
In 5-6 person carpool:
Halifax:

0.8% (4)
Virginia:

0.3% (10,110)

Class of Workers (%)

Class of Workers (%) - Males

Class of Workers (%) - Females

Class of Workers:
Employee of private company:
Halifax:

54.4% (311)
Virginia:

64.9% (2,214,133)
    Employee of private company - Males:
    Halifax:

    50.5% (153)
    Virginia:

    67.9% (1,207,043)
    Employee of private company - Females:
    Halifax:

    58.7% (158)
    Virginia:

    61.6% (1,007,090)
Self-employed in own incorporated business:
Halifax:

6.6% (38)
Virginia:

3.1% (105,080)
    Self-employed in own incorporated business - Males:
    Halifax:

    10.2% (31)
    Virginia:

    4.3% (76,219)
    Self-employed in own incorporated business - Females:
    Halifax:

    2.6% (7)
    Virginia:

    1.8% (28,861)
Private not-for-profit wage and salary workers:
Halifax:

5.4% (31)
Virginia:

6.7% (228,777)
    Private not-for-profit wage and salary workers - Males:
    Halifax:

    2.0% (6)
    Virginia:

    4.3% (77,268)
    Private not-for-profit wage and salary workers - Females:
    Halifax:

    9.3% (25)
    Virginia:

    9.3% (151,509)
Local government workers:
Halifax:

17.3% (99)
Virginia:

7.9% (268,029)
    Local government workers - Males:
    Halifax:

    15.5% (47)
    Virginia:

    5.3% (94,399)
    Local government workers - Females:
    Halifax:

    19.3% (52)
    Virginia:

    10.6% (173,630)
State government workers:
Halifax:

5.8% (33)
Virginia:

4.4% (149,085)
    State government workers - Males:
    Halifax:

    6.6% (20)
    Virginia:

    3.7% (65,486)
    State government workers - Females:
    Halifax:

    4.8% (13)
    Virginia:

    5.1% (83,599)
Federal government workers:
Halifax:

1.9% (11)
Virginia:

7.4% (251,461)
    Federal government workers - Males:
    Halifax:

    2.6% (8)
    Virginia:

    8.1% (143,917)
    Federal government workers - Females:
    Halifax:

    1.1% (3)
    Virginia:

    6.6% (107,544)
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business:
Halifax:

8.4% (48)
Virginia:

5.5% (188,035)
    Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business - Males:
    Halifax:

    12.5% (38)
    Virginia:

    6.2% (110,671)
    Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business - Females:
    Halifax:

    3.7% (10)
    Virginia:

    4.7% (77,364)
Unpaid family workers:
Halifax:

0.2% (1)
Virginia:

0.2% (8,047)
    Unpaid family workers - Females:
    Halifax:

    0.4% (1)
    Virginia:

    0.3% (4,392)


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