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Based on the data from 2000 / 2016 when the population of Portland, Oregon was 529,121 / 639,635

Most common industries

Most common industries in 2016 (%)

Most common industries in 2000 (%)

Most common industries for males in 2016 (%)

Most common industries for males in 2000 (%)

Most common industries for females in 2016 (%)

Most common industries for females in 2000 (%)

 

Most common industries
(2016 Data)

Most common industries
(2000 Data)

Industry

All

Males

Females

All

Males

Females

Educational services24.4%
(86,060)
15.3%
(28,304)
34.3%
(57,756)
7.9%
(21,878)
5.1%
(7,419)
11.1%
(14,459)
Professional, scientific, and technical services15.5%
(54,579)
17.0%
(31,461)
13.7%
(23,118)
8.1%
(22,314)
8.1%
(11,818)
8.1%
(10,496)
Health care15.1%
(53,246)
8.8%
(16,256)
22.0%
(36,990)
9.2%
(25,364)
5.0%
(7,249)
13.9%
(18,115)
Social assistance12.2%
(43,034)
7.3%
(13,463)
17.6%
(29,571)
2.6%
(7,079)
1.0%
(1,402)
4.4%
(5,677)
Management of companies and enterprises12.1%
(42,583)
13.3%
(24,598)
10.7%
(17,985)
0.0%
(138)
0.0%
(44)
0.1%
(94)
Arts, entertainment, and recreation11.1%
(39,290)
11.5%
(21,149)
10.8%
(18,141)
2.1%
(5,753)
2.1%
(3,034)
2.1%
(2,719)
Motor vehicle and parts dealers10.8%
(38,053)
10.9%
(20,130)
10.7%
(17,923)
1.0%
(2,862)
1.6%
(2,320)
0.4%
(542)
Finance and insurance6.0%
(21,261)
5.5%
(10,124)
6.6%
(11,137)
4.6%
(12,828)
3.1%
(4,489)
6.4%
(8,339)
Repair and maintenance4.6%
(16,142)
3.6%
(6,556)
5.7%
(9,586)
1.4%
(3,997)
2.4%
(3,486)
0.4%
(511)
Air transportation4.2%
(14,831)
6.3%
(11,681)
1.9%
(3,150)
0.5%
(1,245)
0.5%
(694)
0.4%
(551)
Real estate and rental and leasing3.8%
(13,373)
3.4%
(6,353)
4.2%
(7,020)
2.2%
(6,205)
2.3%
(3,281)
2.2%
(2,924)
Construction3.7%
(13,206)
6.3%
(11,646)
0.9%
(1,560)
5.4%
(14,965)
9.0%
(13,155)
1.4%
(1,810)
Pharmacies and drug stores2.8%
(9,812)
3.3%
(6,025)
2.3%
(3,787)
0.3%
(797)
0.2%
(336)
0.4%
(461)
Publishing, and motion picture and sound recording industries2.6%
(9,323)
2.6%
(4,818)
2.7%
(4,505)
1.3%
(3,456)
1.4%
(2,081)
1.1%
(1,375)
Accommodation and food services2.3%
(8,213)
2.1%
(3,797)
2.6%
(4,416)
7.3%
(20,240)
6.9%
(10,034)
7.8%
(10,206)
Private households2.1%
(7,530)
1.7%
(3,206)
2.6%
(4,324)
0.6%
(1,597)
0.1%
(200)
1.1%
(1,397)
Warehousing and storage2.0%
(7,065)
3.1%
(5,643)
0.8%
(1,422)
0.2%
(556)
0.3%
(419)
0.1%
(137)
Computer and electronic products2.0%
(6,934)
3.0%
(5,460)
0.9%
(1,474)
2.3%
(6,479)
3.0%
(4,397)
1.6%
(2,082)
Jewelry, luggage, and leather goods stores1.7%
(6,150)
1.2%
(2,228)
2.3%
(3,922)
0.1%
(316)
0.1%
(163)
0.1%
(153)
Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations1.4%
(4,792)
0.7%
(1,228)
2.1%
(3,564)
2.0%
(5,541)
1.6%
(2,262)
2.5%
(3,279)
Retail florists1.1%
(3,836)
0.8%
(1,519)
1.4%
(2,317)
0.1%
(316)
0.1%
(84)
0.2%
(232)
Data processing, libraries, and other information services1.1%
(3,744)
1.1%
(2,107)
1.0%
(1,637)
0.6%
(1,780)
0.6%
(938)
0.6%
(842)
Broadcasting and telecommunications1.0%
(3,556)
1.1%
(2,111)
0.9%
(1,445)
1.3%
(3,504)
1.4%
(1,976)
1.2%
(1,528)
Transportation equipment0.9%
(3,311)
1.6%
(2,894)
0.2%
(417)
1.6%
(4,352)
2.5%
(3,698)
0.5%
(654)
Miscellaneous manufacturing0.9%
(3,260)
1.1%
(2,020)
0.7%
(1,240)
1.1%
(2,953)
1.3%
(1,827)
0.9%
(1,126)
Food0.9%
(3,231)
1.3%
(2,366)
0.5%
(865)
0.7%
(2,033)
0.9%
(1,356)
0.5%
(677)
U. S. Postal service0.8%
(2,956)
1.4%
(2,498)
0.3%
(458)
0.6%
(1,739)
0.8%
(1,143)
0.5%
(596)
Electronic shopping and mail-order houses0.8%
(2,938)
0.7%
(1,334)
1.0%
(1,604)
0.2%
(665)
0.2%
(318)
0.3%
(347)
Metal and metal products0.8%
(2,915)
1.4%
(2,510)
0.2%
(405)
1.9%
(5,160)
2.9%
(4,185)
0.7%
(975)
Groceries and related products merchant wholesalers0.7%
(2,393)
0.8%
(1,529)
0.5%
(864)
0.8%
(2,169)
1.1%
(1,536)
0.5%
(633)
Food and beverage stores0.6%
(2,268)
0.9%
(1,736)
0.3%
(532)
2.2%
(5,940)
2.2%
(3,217)
2.1%
(2,723)
Furniture and home furnishings, and household appliance stores0.6%
(2,211)
0.7%
(1,361)
0.5%
(850)
0.6%
(1,696)
0.7%
(1,068)
0.5%
(628)
Personal and laundry services0.6%
(2,128)
1.1%
(1,954)
0.1%
(174)
1.4%
(3,984)
1.0%
(1,427)
2.0%
(2,557)
Other transportation, and support activities, and couriers0.5%
(1,903)
0.8%
(1,432)
0.3%
(471)
2.0%
(5,622)
2.8%
(4,012)
1.2%
(1,610)
Sewing, needlework, and piece goods stores0.5%
(1,882)
0.6%
(1,052)
0.5%
(830)
0.1%
(160)
0.0%
(31)
0.1%
(129)
Machinery0.5%
(1,861)
0.8%
(1,558)
0.2%
(303)
0.6%
(1,772)
0.9%
(1,378)
0.3%
(394)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting0.5%
(1,756)
0.7%
(1,285)
0.3%
(471)
0.4%
(1,008)
0.5%
(722)
0.2%
(286)
Public administration0.5%
(1,692)
0.1%
(168)
0.9%
(1,524)
3.4%
(9,397)
2.9%
(4,185)
4.0%
(5,212)
Beverage and tobacco products0.5%
(1,661)
0.7%
(1,229)
0.3%
(432)
0.2%
(469)
0.3%
(369)
0.1%
(100)
Printing and related support activities0.5%
(1,604)
0.5%
(1,003)
0.4%
(601)
1.0%
(2,659)
1.2%
(1,755)
0.7%
(904)
Health and personal care, except drug, stores0.4%
(1,555)
0.4%
(772)
0.5%
(783)
0.2%
(473)
0.1%
(125)
0.3%
(348)
Apparel0.4%
(1,467)
0.4%
(668)
0.5%
(799)
0.4%
(1,124)
0.2%
(289)
0.6%
(835)
Rail transportation0.4%
(1,419)
0.4%
(808)
0.4%
(611)
0.1%
(338)
0.2%
(315)
0.0%
(23)
Utilities0.4%
(1,315)
0.6%
(1,172)
0.1%
(143)
0.8%
(2,217)
0.9%
(1,239)
0.8%
(978)
Machinery, equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers0.3%
(1,209)
0.4%
(820)
0.2%
(389)
0.5%
(1,282)
0.6%
(896)
0.3%
(386)
Radio, TV, and computer stores0.3%
(1,195)
0.4%
(706)
0.3%
(489)
0.7%
(1,837)
0.9%
(1,304)
0.4%
(533)
Leather and allied products0.3%
(1,145)
0.2%
(324)
0.5%
(821)
0.3%
(742)
0.2%
(314)
0.3%
(428)
Gasoline stations0.3%
(1,124)
0.2%
(336)
0.5%
(788)
0.3%
(909)
0.4%
(650)
0.2%
(259)
Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers0.3%
(994)
0.4%
(821)
0.1%
(173)
0.7%
(1,944)
0.9%
(1,378)
0.4%
(566)
Wood products0.2%
(820)
0.4%
(695)
0.1%
(125)
0.3%
(936)
0.5%
(750)
0.1%
(186)
Alcoholic beverages merchant wholesalers0.2%
(816)
0.2%
(370)
0.3%
(446)
0.1%
(352)
0.2%
(272)
0.1%
(80)
Chemicals0.2%
(807)
0.3%
(634)
0.1%
(173)
0.2%
(672)
0.3%
(456)
0.2%
(216)
Furniture and related product manufacturing0.2%
(766)
0.3%
(479)
0.2%
(287)
0.4%
(1,176)
0.7%
(984)
0.1%
(192)
Vending machine operators0.2%
(730)
0.3%
(532)
0.1%
(198)
0.0%
(122)
0.1%
(91)
0.0%
(31)
Lumber and other construction materials merchant wholesalers0.2%
(660)
0.2%
(424)
0.1%
(236)
0.2%
(658)
0.3%
(415)
0.2%
(243)
Professional and commercial equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers0.2%
(624)
0.2%
(367)
0.2%
(257)
0.3%
(948)
0.5%
(672)
0.2%
(276)
Hardware, plumbing and heating equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers0.2%
(603)
0.3%
(503)
0.1%
(100)
0.2%
(620)
0.3%
(458)
0.1%
(162)
Textile mills and textile products0.2%
(578)
0.2%
(316)
0.2%
(262)
0.2%
(602)
0.2%
(248)
0.3%
(354)
Electrical and electronic goods merchant wholesalers0.2%
(548)
0.2%
(323)
0.1%
(225)
0.4%
(1,092)
0.5%
(728)
0.3%
(364)
Clothing and accessories, including shoe, stores0.2%
(536)
0.2%
(405)
0.1%
(131)
0.6%
(1,726)
0.4%
(527)
0.9%
(1,199)
Recyclable material merchant wholesalers0.1%
(525)
0.3%
(525)
0.0%
(0)
0.1%
(414)
0.2%
(338)
0.1%
(76)
Department and other general merchandise stores0.1%
(498)
0.0%
(44)
0.3%
(454)
1.9%
(5,185)
1.2%
(1,682)
2.7%
(3,503)
Apparel, fabrics, and notions merchant wholesalers0.1%
(486)
0.1%
(246)
0.1%
(240)
0.2%
(572)
0.3%
(379)
0.1%
(193)
Petroleum and coal products0.1%
(483)
0.3%
(483)
0.0%
(0)
0.0%
(104)
0.1%
(104)
0.0%
(0)
Drugs, sundries, and chemical and allied products merchant wholesalers0.1%
(447)
0.1%
(273)
0.1%
(174)
0.1%
(273)
0.1%
(133)
0.1%
(140)
Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers0.1%
(439)
0.1%
(152)
0.2%
(287)
0.5%
(1,453)
0.6%
(915)
0.4%
(538)
Sporting goods, camera, and hobby and toy stores0.1%
(432)
0.1%
(109)
0.2%
(323)
0.4%
(1,031)
0.4%
(647)
0.3%
(384)
Nonmetallic mineral products0.1%
(421)
0.1%
(228)
0.1%
(193)
0.3%
(898)
0.4%
(648)
0.2%
(250)
Administrative and support and waste management services0.1%
(411)
0.0%
(54)
0.2%
(357)
3.9%
(10,654)
4.2%
(6,071)
3.5%
(4,583)
Motor vehicles, parts and supplies merchant wholesalers0.1%
(403)
0.2%
(355)
0.0%
(48)
0.3%
(833)
0.4%
(621)
0.2%
(212)
Plastics and rubber products0.1%
(309)
0.1%
(225)
0.0%
(84)
0.3%
(880)
0.4%
(559)
0.2%
(321)
Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers0.1%
(305)
0.1%
(262)
0.0%
(43)
0.2%
(544)
0.2%
(297)
0.2%
(247)
Electrical equipment, appliances, and components0.1%
(262)
0.1%
(262)
0.0%
(0)
0.2%
(659)
0.4%
(511)
0.1%
(148)
Fuel dealers0.1%
(258)
0.1%
(258)
0.0%
(0)
0.0%
(82)
0.0%
(51)
0.0%
(31)
Petroleum and petroleum products merchant wholesalers0.1%
(252)
0.1%
(252)
0.0%
(0)
0.1%
(236)
0.1%
(174)
0.0%
(62)
Book stores and news dealers0.1%
(245)
0.1%
(245)
0.0%
(0)
0.4%
(996)
0.3%
(421)
0.4%
(575)
Farm supplies merchant wholesalers0.1%
(228)
0.1%
(228)
0.0%
(0)
0.0%
(124)
0.1%
(104)
0.0%
(20)
Paper0.1%
(227)
0.1%
(175)
0.0%
(52)
0.3%
(843)
0.4%
(642)
0.2%
(201)
Used merchandise, gift, novelty, and souvenir, and other miscellaneous stores0.0%
(173)
0.0%
(89)
0.0%
(84)
0.8%
(2,263)
0.5%
(756)
1.2%
(1,507)
Metals and minerals, except petroleum, merchant wholesalers0.0%
(157)
0.1%
(157)
0.0%
(0)
0.1%
(262)
0.1%
(178)
0.1%
(84)
Music stores0.0%
(150)
0.1%
(98)
0.0%
(52)
0.2%
(659)
0.3%
(440)
0.2%
(219)
Truck transportation0.0%
(127)
0.0%
(82)
0.0%
(45)
1.2%
(3,432)
1.9%
(2,786)
0.5%
(646)
Furniture and home furnishing merchant wholesalers0.0%
(91)
0.0%
(91)
0.0%
(0)
0.1%
(404)
0.2%
(269)
0.1%
(135)
Paper and paper products merchant wholesalers0.0%
(84)
0.0%
(0)
0.0%
(84)
0.2%
(430)
0.1%
(211)
0.2%
(219)
Office supplies and stationery stores0.0%
(75)
0.0%
(0)
0.0%
(75)
0.1%
(400)
0.2%
(258)
0.1%
(142)
Other direct selling establishments0.0%
(0)
0.0%
(0)
0.0%
(0)
0.5%
(1,329)
0.5%
(657)
0.5%
(672)

Unemployment in Portland

Unemployment by year (%)

Unemployment by year (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 4.4%Males
  • 4.2%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 11.5%Males
  • 21.2%Females
  • Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native residents
  • 13.3%Males
  • 20.0%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 2.1%Males
  • 6.5%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 3.8%Males
  • 7.7%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 8.8%Males
  • 3.2%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 4.6%Males
  • 6.6%Females
  • Unemployment by race in 2000
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 6.6%Males
  • 4.9%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 15.6%Males
  • 11.5%Females
  • Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native residents
  • 15.0%Males
  • 9.6%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 6.0%Males
  • 6.2%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 7.2%Males
  • 11.0%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 8.9%Males
  • 10.0%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 7.2%Males
  • 11.0%Females
Unemployment in 2015:
Portland:

4.9%
Oregon:

5.6%
Unemployment in 2014:
Portland:

5.9%
Oregon:

6.9%
Unemployment in 2013:
Portland:

6.6%
Oregon:

7.9%
Unemployment in 2012:
Portland:

7.4%
Oregon:

8.8%
Unemployment in 2011:
Portland:

8.1%
Oregon:

9.5%
Unemployment in 2010:
Portland:

9.4%
Oregon:

10.6%
Unemployment in 2009:
Portland:

10.6%
Oregon:

11.3%
Unemployment in 2008:
Portland:

5.9%
Oregon:

6.5%
Unemployment in 2007:
Portland:

4.9%
Oregon:

5.2%
Unemployment in 2006:
Portland:

5.1%
Oregon:

5.3%
Unemployment in 2005:
Portland:

6.0%
Oregon:

6.2%
Unemployment in 2004:
Portland:

7.5%
Oregon:

7.3%
Unemployment in 2003:
Portland:

8.5%
Oregon:

8.1%
Unemployment in 2002:
Portland:

8.1%
Oregon:

7.5%
Unemployment in 2001:
Portland:

6.3%
Oregon:

6.4%
Unemployment in 2000:
Portland:

4.7%
Oregon:

5.1%
Unemployment in 1999:
Portland:

5.3%
Oregon:

5.5%
Unemployment in 1998:
Portland:

5.0%
Oregon:

5.7%
Unemployment in 1997:
Portland:

5.1%
Oregon:

5.7%
Unemployment in 1996:
Portland:

5.3%
Oregon:

5.7%
Unemployment in 1995:
Portland:

4.4%
Oregon:

4.9%
Unemployment in 1994:
Portland:

5.1%
Oregon:

5.4%
Unemployment in 1993:
Portland:

6.7%
Oregon:

7.0%
Unemployment in 1992:
Portland:

7.5%
Oregon:

7.4%
Unemployment in 1991:
Portland:

6.1%
Oregon:

6.4%
Unemployment in 1990:
Portland:

5.4%
Oregon:

5.5%

Time leaving home to go to work

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2016 (%)

12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m.:
Portland:

2.9% (9,253)
Oregon:

4.9% (87,688)
5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m.:
Portland:

3.0% (9,468)
Oregon:

3.8% (67,259)
5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m.:
Portland:

4.0% (12,812)
Oregon:

5.4% (94,963)
6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m.:
Portland:

6.8% (21,691)
Oregon:

7.7% (136,343)
6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m.:
Portland:

8.4% (26,847)
Oregon:

10.2% (181,392)
7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m.:
Portland:

12.5% (39,944)
Oregon:

14.1% (250,936)
7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m.:
Portland:

13.9% (44,442)
Oregon:

13.4% (238,126)
8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m.:
Portland:

12.4% (39,692)
Oregon:

10.0% (178,199)
8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m.:
Portland:

7.7% (24,690)
Oregon:

5.8% (102,030)
9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m.:
Portland:

7.8% (24,904)
Oregon:

6.6% (117,639)
10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m.:
Portland:

4.1% (13,027)
Oregon:

3.2% (57,390)
11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m.:
Portland:

1.8% (5,720)
Oregon:

1.4% (25,376)
12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m.:
Portland:

8.4% (26,859)
Oregon:

6.9% (122,101)
4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m.:
Portland:

6.5% (20,731)
Oregon:

6.4% (114,268)

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

12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m.:
Portland:

3.1% (8,316)
Oregon:

3.7% (58,821)
5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m.:
Portland:

2.4% (6,591)
Oregon:

2.8% (44,872)
5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m.:
Portland:

3.9% (10,547)
Oregon:

4.4% (71,163)
6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m.:
Portland:

6.6% (17,989)
Oregon:

7.7% (122,707)
6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m.:
Portland:

9.1% (24,630)
Oregon:

10.3% (165,185)
7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m.:
Portland:

13.3% (35,948)
Oregon:

13.9% (222,209)
7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m.:
Portland:

15.3% (41,435)
Oregon:

15.3% (245,415)
8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m.:
Portland:

11.3% (30,605)
Oregon:

9.8% (156,781)
8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m.:
Portland:

5.9% (15,897)
Oregon:

4.9% (78,436)
9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m.:
Portland:

6.3% (17,015)
Oregon:

5.5% (88,783)
10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m.:
Portland:

3.1% (8,336)
Oregon:

2.6% (41,539)
11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m.:
Portland:

1.5% (4,047)
Oregon:

1.3% (20,765)
12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m.:
Portland:

7.5% (20,388)
Oregon:

6.8% (108,927)
4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m.:
Portland:

6.4% (17,472)
Oregon:

6.0% (95,989)

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2016 (%) - Males

    12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m. - Males:
    Portland:

    4.1% (6,929)
    Oregon:

    6.5% (61,513)
    5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m. - Males:
    Portland:

    4.1% (7,041)
    Oregon:

    5.1% (48,707)
    5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m. - Males:
    Portland:

    4.7% (7,965)
    Oregon:

    6.1% (57,757)
    6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m. - Males:
    Portland:

    8.1% (13,845)
    Oregon:

    9.3% (88,604)
    6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m. - Males:
    Portland:

    8.6% (14,545)
    Oregon:

    10.8% (102,332)
    7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m. - Males:
    Portland:

    11.8% (20,056)
    Oregon:

    13.3% (125,971)
    7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m. - Males:
    Portland:

    13.0% (22,018)
    Oregon:

    12.4% (118,000)
    8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m. - Males:
    Portland:

    10.8% (18,383)
    Oregon:

    8.9% (84,236)
    8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m. - Males:
    Portland:

    6.9% (11,769)
    Oregon:

    5.0% (47,962)
    9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m. - Males:
    Portland:

    5.7% (9,726)
    Oregon:

    5.1% (48,831)
    10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m. - Males:
    Portland:

    4.2% (7,170)
    Oregon:

    2.8% (26,602)
    11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m. - Males:
    Portland:

    2.1% (3,545)
    Oregon:

    1.4% (12,849)
    12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m. - Males:
    Portland:

    8.4% (14,341)
    Oregon:

    6.7% (64,005)
    4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m. - Males:
    Portland:

    7.4% (12,564)
    Oregon:

    6.6% (62,954)

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2016 (%) - Females

    12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m. - Females:
    Portland:

    1.5% (2,324)
    Oregon:

    3.2% (26,175)
    5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m. - Females:
    Portland:

    1.6% (2,427)
    Oregon:

    2.3% (18,552)
    5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m. - Females:
    Portland:

    3.2% (4,847)
    Oregon:

    4.5% (37,206)
    6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m. - Females:
    Portland:

    5.2% (7,846)
    Oregon:

    5.8% (47,739)
    6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m. - Females:
    Portland:

    8.2% (12,302)
    Oregon:

    9.6% (79,060)
    7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m. - Females:
    Portland:

    13.2% (19,888)
    Oregon:

    15.2% (124,965)
    7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m. - Females:
    Portland:

    14.9% (22,424)
    Oregon:

    14.6% (120,126)
    8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m. - Females:
    Portland:

    14.2% (21,309)
    Oregon:

    11.4% (93,963)
    8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m. - Females:
    Portland:

    8.6% (12,921)
    Oregon:

    6.6% (54,068)
    9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m. - Females:
    Portland:

    10.1% (15,178)
    Oregon:

    8.4% (68,808)
    10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m. - Females:
    Portland:

    3.9% (5,857)
    Oregon:

    3.7% (30,788)
    11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m. - Females:
    Portland:

    1.4% (2,175)
    Oregon:

    1.5% (12,527)
    12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m. - Females:
    Portland:

    8.3% (12,518)
    Oregon:

    7.1% (58,096)
    4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m. - Females:
    Portland:

    5.4% (8,167)
    Oregon:

    6.2% (51,314)

Travel time to work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 79.0%
Number of people working at home: 27,180 (7.8% of all workers)
Daytime population change due to commuting: +121,743 (+23.0%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 200,158 (73.9%)

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

Less than 30 minutes - public transportation:
Portland:

34.5% (11,524)
Oregon:

31.1% (20,793)
Less than 30 minutes - other means:
Portland:

76.6% (172,940)
Oregon:

74.5% (1,084,203)
30 to 44 minutes - public transportation:
Portland:

32.9% (10,994)
Oregon:

31.0% (20,703)
30 to 44 minutes - other means:
Portland:

17.2% (38,771)
Oregon:

15.9% (232,002)
45 to 59 minutes - public transportation:
Portland:

15.6% (5,222)
Oregon:

17.5% (11,656)
45 to 59 minutes - other means:
Portland:

3.3% (7,381)
Oregon:

5.0% (72,202)
60 or more minutes - public transportation:
Portland:

17.0% (5,670)
Oregon:

20.4% (13,636)
60 or more minutes - other means:
Portland:

3.0% (6,714)
Oregon:

4.6% (66,397)

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2016 (%)

Working at home in 2016 - Portland

Working at home in 2016 - Oregon

Less than 5 minutes:
Portland:

1.1% (5,194)
Oregon:

3.7% (66,949)
5 to 9 minutes:
Portland:

4.8% (21,852)
Oregon:

11.8% (215,261)
10 to 14 minutes:
Portland:

7.9% (35,804)
Oregon:

15.0% (274,004)
15 to 19 minutes:
Portland:

12.0% (54,404)
Oregon:

16.3% (296,523)
20 to 24 minutes:
Portland:

15.1% (68,951)
Oregon:

13.8% (251,681)
25 to 29 minutes:
Portland:

8.1% (36,917)
Oregon:

6.4% (115,955)
30 to 34 minutes:
Portland:

16.7% (76,213)
Oregon:

12.1% (219,761)
35 to 39 minutes:
Portland:

4.6% (20,767)
Oregon:

3.0% (53,885)
40 to 44 minutes:
Portland:

6.2% (28,201)
Oregon:

3.7% (67,434)
45 to 59 minutes:
Portland:

11.9% (54,354)
Oregon:

7.3% (133,564)
60 to 89 minutes:
Portland:

8.4% (38,249)
Oregon:

4.9% (90,093)
90 or more minutes:
Portland:

3.2% (14,351)
Oregon:

2.1% (38,622)

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

Working at home in 2000 - Portland

Working at home in 2000 - Oregon

Less than 5 minutes:
Portland:

2.3% (6,136)
Oregon:

4.1% (66,369)
5 to 9 minutes:
Portland:

8.0% (21,707)
Oregon:

12.9% (206,168)
10 to 14 minutes:
Portland:

14.2% (38,364)
Oregon:

16.5% (263,466)
15 to 19 minutes:
Portland:

18.6% (50,423)
Oregon:

16.1% (258,476)
20 to 24 minutes:
Portland:

18.5% (50,112)
Oregon:

13.9% (223,370)
25 to 29 minutes:
Portland:

6.5% (17,722)
Oregon:

5.4% (87,147)
30 to 34 minutes:
Portland:

13.6% (36,736)
Oregon:

11.0% (176,763)
35 to 39 minutes:
Portland:

1.9% (5,128)
Oregon:

2.0% (32,680)
40 to 44 minutes:
Portland:

2.9% (7,901)
Oregon:

2.7% (43,262)
45 to 59 minutes:
Portland:

4.7% (12,603)
Oregon:

5.2% (83,858)
60 to 89 minutes:
Portland:

3.0% (8,131)
Oregon:

3.2% (51,318)
90 or more minutes:
Portland:

1.6% (4,253)
Oregon:

1.8% (28,715)

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2016 (%) - Males

    Less than 5 minutes - Males:
    Portland:

    0.9% (2,140)
    Oregon:

    3.1% (30,850)
    5 to 9 minutes - Males:
    Portland:

    4.7% (11,676)
    Oregon:

    11.1% (108,719)
    10 to 14 minutes - Males:
    Portland:

    7.1% (17,844)
    Oregon:

    14.4% (140,983)
    15 to 19 minutes - Males:
    Portland:

    12.3% (30,640)
    Oregon:

    15.8% (154,939)
    20 to 24 minutes - Males:
    Portland:

    15.2% (37,986)
    Oregon:

    13.8% (135,271)
    25 to 29 minutes - Males:
    Portland:

    8.6% (21,403)
    Oregon:

    6.5% (64,108)
    30 to 34 minutes - Males:
    Portland:

    17.0% (42,342)
    Oregon:

    12.7% (124,944)
    35 to 39 minutes - Males:
    Portland:

    4.5% (11,331)
    Oregon:

    3.1% (30,230)
    40 to 44 minutes - Males:
    Portland:

    6.5% (16,227)
    Oregon:

    3.9% (38,681)
    45 to 59 minutes - Males:
    Portland:

    12.0% (29,867)
    Oregon:

    8.0% (79,022)
    60 to 89 minutes - Males:
    Portland:

    8.1% (20,341)
    Oregon:

    5.2% (50,972)
    90 or more minutes - Males:
    Portland:

    3.2% (7,993)
    Oregon:

    2.4% (23,738)

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2016 (%) - Females

    Less than 5 minutes - Females:
    Portland:

    1.5% (3,054)
    Oregon:

    4.3% (36,099)
    5 to 9 minutes - Females:
    Portland:

    5.0% (10,176)
    Oregon:

    12.7% (106,542)
    10 to 14 minutes - Females:
    Portland:

    8.7% (17,960)
    Oregon:

    15.8% (133,021)
    15 to 19 minutes - Females:
    Portland:

    11.6% (23,764)
    Oregon:

    16.8% (141,584)
    20 to 24 minutes - Females:
    Portland:

    15.1% (30,965)
    Oregon:

    13.8% (116,410)
    25 to 29 minutes - Females:
    Portland:

    7.6% (15,514)
    Oregon:

    6.2% (51,847)
    30 to 34 minutes - Females:
    Portland:

    16.5% (33,871)
    Oregon:

    11.3% (94,817)
    35 to 39 minutes - Females:
    Portland:

    4.6% (9,436)
    Oregon:

    2.8% (23,655)
    40 to 44 minutes - Females:
    Portland:

    5.8% (11,974)
    Oregon:

    3.4% (28,753)
    45 to 59 minutes - Females:
    Portland:

    11.9% (24,487)
    Oregon:

    6.5% (54,542)
    60 to 89 minutes - Females:
    Portland:

    8.7% (17,908)
    Oregon:

    4.7% (39,121)
    90 or more minutes - Females:
    Portland:

    3.1% (6,358)
    Oregon:

    1.8% (14,884)

Means of transportation to work

Means of transportation to work in 2016 - Portland

Means of transportation to work in 2016 - Oregon

Drove car alone:
Portland:

62.9% (303,685)
Oregon:

72.8% (1,418,905)
Carpooled:
Portland:

8.3% (39,916)
Oregon:

9.7% (188,140)
Bus or trolley bus:
Portland:

9.7% (46,595)
Oregon:

3.3% (64,114)
Streetcar or trolley car:
Portland:

1.6% (7,556)
Oregon:

0.4% (8,306)
Subway or elevated:
Portland:

1.6% (7,607)
Oregon:

0.5% (9,106)
Railroad:
Portland:

0.5% (2,448)
Oregon:

0.2% (3,215)
Bicycle:
Portland:

4.4% (21,392)
Oregon:

2.2% (42,476)
Walked:
Portland:

4.2% (20,254)
Oregon:

3.6% (69,210)
Other means:
Portland:

1.2% (5,804)
Oregon:

1.0% (20,260)

Means of transportation to work in 2000 - Portland

Means of transportation to work in 2000 - Oregon

Drove car alone:
Portland:

63.7% (172,491)
Oregon:

73.2% (1,171,641)
Carpooled:
Portland:

11.9% (32,197)
Oregon:

12.2% (195,950)
Bus or trolley bus:
Portland:

11.3% (30,492)
Oregon:

3.5% (56,795)
Streetcar or trolley car:
Portland:

0.4% (1,195)
Oregon:

0.2% (3,173)
Subway or elevated:
Portland:

0.4% (1,039)
Oregon:

0.2% (3,906)
Railroad:
Portland:

0.2% (446)
Oregon:

0.1% (2,047)
Taxicab:
Portland:

0.1% (238)
Oregon:

0.0% (747)
Motorcycle:
Portland:

0.2% (480)
Oregon:

0.1% (1,942)
Bicycle:
Portland:

1.8% (4,775)
Oregon:

1.1% (17,172)
Walked:
Portland:

5.2% (14,192)
Oregon:

3.6% (57,217)
Other means:
Portland:

0.6% (1,671)
Oregon:

0.7% (10,882)

Means of transportation to work in 2016 - Portland (Males)

Means of transportation to work in 2016 - Oregon (Males)

    Drove car alone - Males:
    Portland:

    64.6% (169,360)
    Oregon:

    72.9% (759,263)
    Carpooled - Males:
    Portland:

    7.8% (20,365)
    Oregon:

    9.8% (102,413)
    Bus or trolley bus - Males:
    Portland:

    9.0% (23,499)
    Oregon:

    3.1% (32,180)
    Streetcar or trolley car - Males:
    Portland:

    1.8% (4,688)
    Oregon:

    0.5% (5,298)
    Subway or elevated - Males:
    Portland:

    1.4% (3,754)
    Oregon:

    0.4% (4,426)
    Railroad - Males:
    Portland:

    0.4% (987)
    Oregon:

    0.1% (1,411)
    Bicycle - Males:
    Portland:

    5.1% (13,275)
    Oregon:

    2.7% (28,059)
    Walked - Males:
    Portland:

    4.0% (10,428)
    Oregon:

    3.5% (36,229)
    Other means - Males:
    Portland:

    1.3% (3,434)
    Oregon:

    1.3% (13,178)

Means of transportation to work in 2016 - Portland (Females)

Means of transportation to work in 2016Travel time to work - Oregon (Females)

    Drove car alone - Females:
    Portland:

    61.0% (134,325)
    Oregon:

    72.6% (659,642)
    Carpooled - Females:
    Portland:

    8.9% (19,551)
    Oregon:

    9.4% (85,727)
    Bus or trolley bus - Females:
    Portland:

    10.5% (23,096)
    Oregon:

    3.5% (31,934)
    Streetcar or trolley car - Females:
    Portland:

    1.3% (2,868)
    Oregon:

    0.3% (3,008)
    Subway or elevated - Females:
    Portland:

    1.8% (3,853)
    Oregon:

    0.5% (4,680)
    Railroad - Females:
    Portland:

    0.7% (1,461)
    Oregon:

    0.2% (1,804)
    Bicycle - Females:
    Portland:

    3.7% (8,117)
    Oregon:

    1.6% (14,417)
    Walked - Females:
    Portland:

    4.5% (9,826)
    Oregon:

    3.6% (32,981)
    Other means - Females:
    Portland:

    1.1% (2,370)
    Oregon:

    0.8% (7,082)

Private vehicle occupancy

Private vehicle occupancy in 2016 (%)

Drove alone:
Portland:

87.8% (202,102)
Oregon:

88.2% (1,374,404)
In 2 person carpool:
Portland:

10.4% (24,057)
Oregon:

9.5% (147,941)
In 3 person carpool:
Portland:

1.1% (2,610)
Oregon:

1.4% (22,502)
In 4 person carpool:
Portland:

0.3% (729)
Oregon:

0.5% (7,989)
In 5-6 person carpool:
Portland:

0.2% (549)
Oregon:

0.2% (3,769)
In 7+ person carpool:
Portland:

0.1% (251)
Oregon:

0.2% (2,431)

Private vehicle occupancy in 2000 (%)

Drove alone:
Portland:

84.3% (172,491)
Oregon:

85.7% (1,171,641)
In 2 person carpool:
Portland:

13.1% (26,765)
Oregon:

11.5% (156,754)
In 3 person carpool:
Portland:

1.9% (3,925)
Oregon:

1.9% (25,457)
In 4 person carpool:
Portland:

0.5% (1,018)
Oregon:

0.6% (8,345)
In 5-6 person carpool:
Portland:

0.2% (352)
Oregon:

0.3% (3,715)
In 7+ person carpool:
Portland:

0.1% (137)
Oregon:

0.1% (1,679)

Class of Workers

Class of Workers (%)

Employee of private company:
Portland:

67.1% (185,163)
Oregon:

65.1% (1,059,139)
Self-employed in own incorporated business:
Portland:

3.1% (8,624)
Oregon:

3.8% (61,386)
Private not-for-profit wage and salary workers:
Portland:

10.0% (27,679)
Oregon:

7.4% (120,839)
Local government workers:
Portland:

6.4% (17,710)
Oregon:

7.2% (116,733)
State government workers:
Portland:

3.4% (9,410)
Oregon:

5.0% (81,804)
Federal government workers:
Portland:

2.1% (5,800)
Oregon:

2.2% (36,076)
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business:
Portland:

7.6% (20,992)
Oregon:

8.9% (145,020)
Unpaid family workers:
Portland:

0.3% (703)
Oregon:

0.4% (6,772)

Class of Workers (%) - Males

Employee of private company - Males:
Portland:

71.5% (104,269)
Oregon:

68.9% (605,246)
Self-employed in own incorporated business - Males:
Portland:

4.2% (6,152)
Oregon:

5.0% (44,188)
Private not-for-profit wage and salary workers - Males:
Portland:

6.5% (9,535)
Oregon:

4.5% (39,938)
Local government workers - Males:
Portland:

4.8% (7,031)
Oregon:

5.6% (49,371)
State government workers - Males:
Portland:

2.6% (3,811)
Oregon:

3.9% (33,917)
Federal government workers - Males:
Portland:

2.1% (2,996)
Oregon:

2.3% (20,185)
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business - Males:
Portland:

8.0% (11,621)
Oregon:

9.4% (82,902)
Unpaid family workers - Males:
Portland:

0.2% (319)
Oregon:

0.3% (2,982)

Class of Workers (%) - Females

Employee of private company - Females:
Portland:

62.1% (80,894)
Oregon:

60.6% (453,893)
Self-employed in own incorporated business - Females:
Portland:

1.9% (2,472)
Oregon:

2.3% (17,198)
Private not-for-profit wage and salary workers - Females:
Portland:

13.9% (18,144)
Oregon:

10.8% (80,901)
Local government workers - Females:
Portland:

8.2% (10,679)
Oregon:

9.0% (67,362)
State government workers - Females:
Portland:

4.3% (5,599)
Oregon:

6.4% (47,887)
Federal government workers - Females:
Portland:

2.2% (2,804)
Oregon:

2.1% (15,891)
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business - Females:
Portland:

7.2% (9,371)
Oregon:

8.3% (62,118)
Unpaid family workers - Females:
Portland:

0.3% (384)
Oregon:

0.5% (3,790)
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