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Based on the data from 2000 / 2009 when the population of Salem, Oregon was 136,971 / 155,719

Most common industries (%)

Most common industries for males (%)

Most common industries for females (%)

Most Common Industries

Industry

All

Males

Females

Public administration11.5% (6,946)9.5% (3,062)13.6% (3,884)
Health care9.3% (5,614)4.6% (1,490)14.5% (4,124)
Educational services8.7% (5,280)5.8% (1,878)11.9% (3,402)
Construction6.3% (3,809)10.5% (3,388)1.5% (421)
Accommodation and food services6.1% (3,685)5.5% (1,774)6.7% (1,911)
Finance and insurance4.3% (2,598)2.5% (804)6.3% (1,794)
Administrative and support and waste management services4.1% (2,513)4.8% (1,540)3.4% (973)
Professional, scientific, and technical services3.9% (2,343)4.2% (1,356)3.5% (987)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting2.9% (1,733)4.6% (1,466)0.9% (267)
Social assistance2.6% (1,587)0.9% (303)4.5% (1,284)
Food and beverage stores2.3% (1,366)2.6% (828)1.9% (538)
Food2.2% (1,355)2.4% (771)2.1% (584)
Real estate and rental and leasing2.2% (1,331)2.3% (729)2.1% (602)
Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations2.2% (1,325)1.6% (520)2.8% (805)
Department and other general merchandise stores2.2% (1,319)1.0% (325)3.5% (994)
Computer and electronic products2.0% (1,233)2.8% (904)1.2% (329)
Arts, entertainment, and recreation1.8% (1,121)1.9% (613)1.8% (508)
Repair and maintenance1.5% (909)2.3% (754)0.5% (155)
Personal and laundry services1.4% (874)0.8% (252)2.2% (622)
Motor vehicle and parts dealers1.4% (865)2.4% (770)0.3% (95)
Wood products1.4% (832)2.3% (743)0.3% (89)
Metal and metal products1.3% (809)2.2% (706)0.4% (103)
Used merchandise, gift, novelty, and souvenir, and other miscellaneous stores1.0% (595)0.7% (221)1.3% (374)
Other transportation, and support activities, and couriers0.9% (520)1.1% (366)0.5% (154)
Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers0.8% (513)1.3% (408)0.4% (105)
Miscellaneous manufacturing0.8% (511)1.1% (356)0.5% (155)
Broadcasting and telecommunications0.8% (472)0.9% (297)0.6% (175)
Publishing, and motion picture and sound recording industries0.8% (470)0.6% (180)1.0% (290)
Truck transportation0.7% (440)1.2% (372)0.2% (68)
Groceries and related products merchant wholesalers0.7% (401)1.1% (343)0.2% (58)
Utilities0.6% (382)1.0% (307)0.3% (75)
Printing and related support activities0.6% (372)0.8% (269)0.4% (103)
Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers0.6% (366)0.8% (260)0.4% (106)
Other direct selling establishments0.6% (349)0.5% (159)0.7% (190)
U. S. Postal service0.5% (324)0.7% (218)0.4% (106)
Gasoline stations0.5% (304)0.7% (239)0.2% (65)
Private households0.5% (302)0.0% (11)1.0% (291)
Radio, TV, and computer stores0.4% (260)0.6% (201)0.2% (59)
Pharmacies and drug stores0.4% (255)0.3% (109)0.5% (146)
Furniture and home furnishings, and household appliance stores0.4% (249)0.5% (164)0.3% (85)
Clothing and accessories, including shoe, stores0.4% (247)0.3% (82)0.6% (165)
Data processing, libraries, and other information services0.4% (232)0.3% (107)0.4% (125)
Sporting goods, camera, and hobby and toy stores0.4% (227)0.4% (132)0.3% (95)
Transportation equipment0.4% (214)0.5% (164)0.2% (50)
Furniture and related product manufacturing0.3% (198)0.5% (163)0.1% (35)
Machinery0.3% (187)0.5% (174)0.0% (13)
Nonmetallic mineral products0.3% (160)0.4% (139)0.1% (21)
Electrical and electronic goods merchant wholesalers0.3% (155)0.3% (105)0.2% (50)
Lumber and other construction materials merchant wholesalers0.2% (147)0.4% (141)0.0% (6)
Machinery, equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers0.2% (144)0.3% (90)0.2% (54)
Plastics and rubber products0.2% (137)0.3% (84)0.2% (53)
Paper0.2% (134)0.4% (113)0.1% (21)
Warehousing and storage0.2% (133)0.3% (93)0.1% (40)
Motor vehicles, parts and supplies merchant wholesalers0.2% (123)0.3% (92)0.1% (31)
Chemicals0.2% (120)0.3% (100)0.1% (20)
Recyclable material merchant wholesalers0.2% (109)0.3% (92)0.1% (17)
Air transportation0.2% (104)0.2% (62)0.1% (42)
Textile mills and textile products0.2% (100)0.2% (54)0.2% (46)
Health and personal care, except drug, stores0.2% (100)0.1% (32)0.2% (68)
Drugs, sundries, and chemical and allied products merchant wholesalers0.1% (87)0.2% (63)0.1% (24)
Book stores and news dealers0.1% (83)0.0% (8)0.3% (75)
Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers0.1% (81)0.1% (47)0.1% (34)
Hardware, plumbing and heating equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers0.1% (64)0.2% (64)0.0% (0)
Alcoholic beverages merchant wholesalers0.1% (55)0.2% (55)0.0% (0)
Music stores0.1% (51)0.1% (33)0.1% (18)
Farm supplies merchant wholesalers0.1% (41)0.1% (41)0.0% (0)
Metals and minerals, except petroleum, merchant wholesalers0.1% (40)0.1% (40)0.0% (0)

Most common occupations (%)

Most common occupations for males (%)

Most common occupations for females (%)

Most common occupations

Occupation

All

Males

Females

Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors5.5% (3,365)2.3% (752)9.2% (2,613)
Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers5.1% (3,093)5.5% (1,759)4.7% (1,334)
Other sales and related workers including supervisors3.9% (2,373)4.4% (1,413)3.4% (960)
Other production occupations including supervisors3.9% (2,336)5.2% (1,671)2.3% (665)
Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations3.8% (2,278)4.9% (1,581)2.4% (697)
Retail sales workers except cashiers2.6% (1,587)2.6% (832)2.7% (755)
Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers2.6% (1,553)1.3% (413)4.0% (1,140)
Secretaries and administrative assistants2.4% (1,469)0.3% (110)4.8% (1,359)
Information and record clerks except customer service representatives2.4% (1,438)0.9% (285)4.0% (1,153)
Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers2.2% (1,306)2.6% (842)1.6% (464)
Laborers and material movers, hand2.1% (1,257)2.9% (939)1.1% (318)
Business operations specialists2.0% (1,229)1.6% (524)2.5% (705)
Cashiers2.0% (1,223)1.0% (315)3.2% (908)
Computer specialists2.0% (1,207)2.4% (757)1.6% (450)
Agricultural workers including supervisors2.0% (1,195)3.0% (974)0.8% (221)
Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing1.9% (1,137)2.3% (738)1.4% (399)
Cooks and food preparation workers1.9% (1,127)2.1% (664)1.6% (463)
Driver/sales workers and truck drivers1.8% (1,122)3.1% (1,000)0.4% (122)
Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors1.8% (1,092)3.1% (983)0.4% (109)
Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers1.8% (1,092)1.0% (333)2.7% (759)
Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks1.6% (984)0.2% (80)3.2% (904)
Customer service representatives1.6% (982)1.0% (314)2.3% (668)
Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists1.6% (969)1.2% (376)2.1% (593)
Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides1.5% (915)0.6% (183)2.6% (732)
Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations1.4% (863)0.5% (148)2.5% (715)
Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers1.4% (856)2.6% (830)0.1% (26)
Registered nurses1.3% (796)0.3% (87)2.5% (709)
Waiters and waitresses1.3% (777)0.6% (204)2.0% (573)
Child care workers1.3% (771)0.2% (54)2.5% (717)
Metal workers and plastic workers1.2% (746)2.1% (680)0.2% (66)
Other food preparation and serving workers including supervisors1.2% (746)1.3% (430)1.1% (316)
Health technologists and technicians1.2% (734)0.5% (153)2.0% (581)
Accountants and auditors1.2% (721)1.1% (351)1.3% (370)
Top executives1.1% (675)1.7% (533)0.5% (142)
Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers1.1% (656)2.0% (642)0.0% (14)
Operations specialties managers except financial managers1.1% (652)1.4% (466)0.7% (186)
Assemblers and fabricators1.0% (632)1.1% (370)0.9% (262)
Other financial specialists1.0% (592)0.7% (229)1.3% (363)
Law enforcement workers including supervisors1.0% (591)1.4% (442)0.5% (149)
Carpenters1.0% (588)1.8% (581)0.0% (7)
Postsecondary teachers0.9% (552)1.1% (350)0.7% (202)
Lawyers0.9% (541)1.2% (397)0.5% (144)
Other healthcare support occupations0.9% (525)0.1% (33)1.7% (492)
Engineers0.8% (511)1.4% (461)0.2% (50)
Construction laborers0.8% (504)1.5% (494)0.0% (10)
Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks0.8% (479)0.2% (65)1.5% (414)
Media and communication equipment workers0.7% (452)0.7% (236)0.8% (216)
Drafters, engineering, and mapping technicians0.7% (435)1.3% (403)0.1% (32)
Other protective service workers including supervisors0.7% (429)1.0% (333)0.3% (96)
Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers0.7% (410)0.8% (250)0.6% (160)
Food and beverage serving workers except waiters/waitresses0.7% (410)0.4% (130)1.0% (280)
Art and design workers0.6% (360)0.7% (211)0.5% (149)
Other health diagnosing and treating practitioners and technical occupations0.6% (349)0.6% (185)0.6% (164)
Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers0.6% (337)0.5% (155)0.6% (182)
Fishing and hunting, and forest and logging workers0.6% (334)0.9% (281)0.2% (53)
Supervisors, construction and extraction workers0.5% (330)1.0% (330)0.0% (0)
Religious workers0.5% (328)0.7% (234)0.3% (94)
Financial managers0.5% (306)0.4% (128)0.6% (178)
Material moving workers except laborers and material movers, hand0.5% (306)0.9% (287)0.1% (19)
Personal appearance workers0.5% (306)0.2% (52)0.9% (254)
Legal support workers0.5% (303)0.2% (63)0.8% (240)
Therapists0.4% (268)0.2% (65)0.7% (203)
Other transportation workers0.4% (249)0.7% (210)0.1% (39)
Pipelayers, plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters0.4% (244)0.7% (237)0.0% (7)
Physicians and surgeons0.4% (243)0.7% (223)0.1% (20)
Food processing workers0.4% (232)0.5% (146)0.3% (86)
Electricians0.4% (223)0.7% (223)0.0% (0)
Entertainers and performers, sports, and related workers0.4% (214)0.3% (99)0.4% (115)
Secondary school teachers0.3% (183)0.3% (104)0.3% (79)
Life and physical scientists0.3% (180)0.4% (143)0.1% (37)
Bus drivers0.3% (175)0.3% (92)0.3% (83)
Printing workers0.3% (168)0.4% (142)0.1% (26)
Architects, surveyors, and cartographers0.3% (165)0.4% (140)0.1% (25)
Woodworkers0.3% (164)0.5% (146)0.1% (18)
Farmers and farm managers0.3% (156)0.5% (147)0.0% (9)
Painters and paperhangers0.3% (156)0.4% (142)0.0% (14)
Other construction workers and helpers0.3% (154)0.4% (144)0.0% (10)
Librarians, curators, and archivists0.2% (138)0.1% (46)0.3% (92)
Social scientists and related workers0.2% (137)0.2% (73)0.2% (64)
Mathematical science occupations0.2% (135)0.2% (60)0.3% (75)
Life, physical, and social science technicians0.2% (102)0.1% (31)0.2% (71)
Special education teachers0.2% (99)0.1% (17)0.3% (82)
Supervisors, transportation and material moving workers0.2% (96)0.2% (70)0.1% (26)
Judges, magistrates, and other judicial workers0.2% (95)0.2% (49)0.2% (46)
Fire fighting and prevention workers including supervisors0.1% (78)0.2% (78)0.0% (0)
Transportation, tourism, and lodging attendants0.1% (76)0.1% (18)0.2% (58)
Motor vehicle operators except bus and truck drivers0.1% (75)0.2% (57)0.1% (18)
Plant and system operators0.1% (63)0.2% (63)0.0% (0)
Air transportation workers0.1% (43)0.1% (43)0.0% (0)
Unemployment by race in 2000:

Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 7.8%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 6.2%


Unemployment rate for Black males: 13.3%
Unemployment rate for Black females: 8.7%


Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native males: 8.7%
Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native females: 7.2%


Unemployment rate for Asian males: 7.7%
Unemployment rate for Asian females: 7.2%


Unemployment rate for other race males: 13.0%
Unemployment rate for other race females: 19.1%


Unemployment rate for two or more race males: 14.8%
Unemployment rate for two or more race females: 12.9%


Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino males: 12.5%
Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino females: 20.6%

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.:
Salem:

2.3% (1,509)
Oregon:

4.6% (72,784)
    12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m. - Males:
    Salem:

    3.4% (1,081)
    Oregon:

    6.2% (51,585)
    12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m. - Females:
    Salem:

    1.2% (428)
    Oregon:

    2.8% (21,199)
5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m.:
Salem:

2.8% (1,834)
Oregon:

3.5% (55,478)
    5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m. - Males:
    Salem:

    2.8% (892)
    Oregon:

    4.3% (35,665)
    5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m. - Females:
    Salem:

    2.7% (942)
    Oregon:

    2.6% (19,813)
5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m.:
Salem:

5.9% (3,901)
Oregon:

4.8% (76,735)
    5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m. - Males:
    Salem:

    8.1% (2,593)
    Oregon:

    5.8% (48,603)
    5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m. - Females:
    Salem:

    3.8% (1,308)
    Oregon:

    3.7% (28,132)
6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m.:
Salem:

7.9% (5,244)
Oregon:

7.7% (122,525)
    6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m. - Males:
    Salem:

    11.3% (3,644)
    Oregon:

    9.3% (77,621)
    6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m. - Females:
    Salem:

    4.7% (1,600)
    Oregon:

    5.9% (44,904)
6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m.:
Salem:

13.2% (8,808)
Oregon:

10.3% (163,965)
    6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m. - Males:
    Salem:

    12.5% (4,018)
    Oregon:

    11.4% (95,150)
    6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m. - Females:
    Salem:

    13.9% (4,790)
    Oregon:

    9.0% (68,815)
7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m.:
Salem:

13.3% (8,846)
Oregon:

13.9% (221,778)
    7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m. - Males:
    Salem:

    14.4% (4,628)
    Oregon:

    13.1% (109,568)
    7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m. - Females:
    Salem:

    12.3% (4,218)
    Oregon:

    14.7% (112,210)
7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m.:
Salem:

16.8% (11,185)
Oregon:

13.6% (217,539)
    7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m. - Males:
    Salem:

    14.1% (4,524)
    Oregon:

    12.7% (105,747)
    7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m. - Females:
    Salem:

    19.4% (6,661)
    Oregon:

    14.7% (111,792)
8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m.:
Salem:

8.0% (5,325)
Oregon:

10.7% (171,327)
    8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m. - Males:
    Salem:

    7.2% (2,331)
    Oregon:

    10.2% (84,812)
    8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m. - Females:
    Salem:

    8.7% (2,994)
    Oregon:

    11.4% (86,515)
8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m.:
Salem:

4.3% (2,874)
Oregon:

5.9% (93,441)
    8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m. - Males:
    Salem:

    3.7% (1,191)
    Oregon:

    4.9% (40,876)
    8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m. - Females:
    Salem:

    4.9% (1,683)
    Oregon:

    6.9% (52,565)
9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m.:
Salem:

3.7% (2,471)
Oregon:

6.7% (107,144)
    9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m. - Males:
    Salem:

    1.8% (565)
    Oregon:

    5.4% (44,917)
    9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m. - Females:
    Salem:

    5.5% (1,906)
    Oregon:

    8.2% (62,227)
10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m.:
Salem:

2.6% (1,754)
Oregon:

3.5% (55,611)
    10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m. - Males:
    Salem:

    2.5% (807)
    Oregon:

    3.0% (24,868)
    10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m. - Females:
    Salem:

    2.8% (947)
    Oregon:

    4.0% (30,743)
11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m.:
Salem:

1.6% (1,081)
Oregon:

1.6% (25,385)
    11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m. - Males:
    Salem:

    0.3% (110)
    Oregon:

    1.2% (10,241)
    11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m. - Females:
    Salem:

    2.8% (971)
    Oregon:

    2.0% (15,144)
12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m.:
Salem:

9.5% (6,318)
Oregon:

7.0% (111,294)
    12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m. - Males:
    Salem:

    8.3% (2,680)
    Oregon:

    6.5% (54,129)
    12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m. - Females:
    Salem:

    10.6% (3,638)
    Oregon:

    7.5% (57,165)
4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m.:
Salem:

8.1% (5,383)
Oregon:

6.4% (101,564)
    4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m. - Males:
    Salem:

    9.6% (3,102)
    Oregon:

    6.1% (50,983)
    4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m. - Females:
    Salem:

    6.6% (2,281)
    Oregon:

    6.6% (50,581)
Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2000:
12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m.:
Salem:

3.2% (1,884)
Oregon:

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

2.7% (1,586)
Oregon:

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

3.8% (2,293)
Oregon:

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

7.9% (4,723)
Oregon:

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

11.1% (6,658)
Oregon:

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

14.0% (8,386)
Oregon:

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

17.3% (10,333)
Oregon:

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

9.1% (5,414)
Oregon:

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

4.6% (2,720)
Oregon:

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

4.8% (2,856)
Oregon:

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

2.3% (1,389)
Oregon:

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

1.4% (855)
Oregon:

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

7.2% (4,292)
Oregon:

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

6.8% (4,088)
Oregon:

6.0% (95,989)

Percentage of workers working in this county: 75.7%
Number of people working at home: 2,300 (3.8% of all workers)

Daytime population change due to commuting: +23,199 (+16.9%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 41,494 (69.4%)

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

Working at home in 2008 - Salem

Working at home in 2008 - Oregon

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 - Salem

Working at home in 2000 - Oregon

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

1.7% (1,589)
Oregon:

3.7% (61,610)
    Less than 5 minutes - Males:
    Salem:

    2.5% (1,139)
    Oregon:

    3.8% (32,387)
    Less than 5 minutes - Females:
    Salem:

    0.9% (450)
    Oregon:

    3.7% (29,223)
5 to 9 minutes:
Salem:

10.3% (9,765)
Oregon:

13.1% (214,887)
    5 to 9 minutes - Males:
    Salem:

    10.5% (4,753)
    Oregon:

    12.0% (103,827)
    5 to 9 minutes - Females:
    Salem:

    10.1% (5,012)
    Oregon:

    14.2% (111,060)
10 to 14 minutes:
Salem:

20.2% (19,187)
Oregon:

16.8% (275,516)
    10 to 14 minutes - Males:
    Salem:

    18.8% (8,541)
    Oregon:

    16.0% (137,893)
    10 to 14 minutes - Females:
    Salem:

    21.4% (10,646)
    Oregon:

    17.6% (137,623)
15 to 19 minutes:
Salem:

22.8% (21,694)
Oregon:

16.5% (270,671)
    15 to 19 minutes - Males:
    Salem:

    20.1% (9,134)
    Oregon:

    15.9% (137,308)
    15 to 19 minutes - Females:
    Salem:

    25.3% (12,560)
    Oregon:

    17.1% (133,363)
20 to 24 minutes:
Salem:

16.7% (15,903)
Oregon:

14.9% (245,660)
    20 to 24 minutes - Males:
    Salem:

    16.7% (7,599)
    Oregon:

    15.0% (129,049)
    20 to 24 minutes - Females:
    Salem:

    16.7% (8,304)
    Oregon:

    14.9% (116,611)
25 to 29 minutes:
Salem:

4.0% (3,786)
Oregon:

6.1% (99,429)
    25 to 29 minutes - Males:
    Salem:

    4.0% (1,804)
    Oregon:

    6.2% (53,577)
    25 to 29 minutes - Females:
    Salem:

    4.0% (1,982)
    Oregon:

    5.9% (45,852)
30 to 34 minutes:
Salem:

8.6% (8,183)
Oregon:

12.0% (197,601)
    30 to 34 minutes - Males:
    Salem:

    9.1% (4,119)
    Oregon:

    12.7% (109,952)
    30 to 34 minutes - Females:
    Salem:

    8.2% (4,064)
    Oregon:

    11.2% (87,649)
35 to 39 minutes:
Salem:

1.9% (1,781)
Oregon:

2.4% (40,000)
    35 to 39 minutes - Males:
    Salem:

    2.5% (1,140)
    Oregon:

    2.5% (21,158)
    35 to 39 minutes - Females:
    Salem:

    1.3% (641)
    Oregon:

    2.4% (18,842)
40 to 44 minutes:
Salem:

2.2% (2,088)
Oregon:

3.1% (50,663)
    40 to 44 minutes - Males:
    Salem:

    2.8% (1,277)
    Oregon:

    3.4% (29,149)
    40 to 44 minutes - Females:
    Salem:

    1.6% (811)
    Oregon:

    2.8% (21,514)
45 to 59 minutes:
Salem:

5.0% (4,748)
Oregon:

5.7% (94,288)
    45 to 59 minutes - Males:
    Salem:

    5.2% (2,358)
    Oregon:

    6.0% (51,928)
    45 to 59 minutes - Females:
    Salem:

    4.8% (2,390)
    Oregon:

    5.4% (42,360)
60 to 89 minutes:
Salem:

4.7% (4,470)
Oregon:

4.0% (66,108)
    60 to 89 minutes - Males:
    Salem:

    5.6% (2,538)
    Oregon:

    4.4% (38,370)
    60 to 89 minutes - Females:
    Salem:

    3.9% (1,932)
    Oregon:

    3.6% (27,738)
90 or more minutes:
Salem:

2.0% (1,888)
Oregon:

1.6% (27,009)
    90 or more minutes - Males:
    Salem:

    2.2% (980)
    Oregon:

    2.1% (18,483)
    90 or more minutes - Females:
    Salem:

    1.8% (908)
    Oregon:

    1.1% (8,526)
Travel time to work in 2000:
Less than 5 minutes:
Salem:

2.8% (1,679)
Oregon:

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

12.2% (7,282)
Oregon:

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

19.3% (11,565)
Oregon:

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

20.9% (12,467)
Oregon:

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

13.7% (8,162)
Oregon:

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

4.0% (2,378)
Oregon:

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

8.5% (5,102)
Oregon:

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

1.4% (852)
Oregon:

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

2.0% (1,215)
Oregon:

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

4.5% (2,697)
Oregon:

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

5.0% (3,017)
Oregon:

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

1.8% (1,061)
Oregon:

1.8% (28,715)

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

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

38.7% (757)
Oregon:

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

77.0% (42,776)
Oregon:

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

32.5% (636)
Oregon:

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

11.8% (6,533)
Oregon:

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

11.2% (220)
Oregon:

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

4.5% (2,477)
Oregon:

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

17.6% (344)
Oregon:

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

6.7% (3,734)
Oregon:

4.6% (66,397)

Means of transportation to work in 2008 - Salem

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

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

Means of transportation to work in 2008 - Oregon

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

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

Means of transportation to work in 2000 - Salem

Means of transportation to work in 2000 - Oregon

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

76.6% (74,827)
Oregon:

72.2% (1,265,423)
    Drove car alone - Males:
    Salem:

    77.2% (35,828)
    Oregon:

    71.8% (656,836)
    Drove car alone - Females:
    Salem:

    76.0% (38,999)
    Oregon:

    72.7% (608,587)
Carpooled:
Salem:

13.5% (13,198)
Oregon:

10.4% (183,004)
    Carpooled - Males:
    Salem:

    14.4% (6,706)
    Oregon:

    10.9% (99,960)
    Carpooled - Females:
    Salem:

    12.6% (6,492)
    Oregon:

    9.9% (83,044)
Bus or trolley bus:
Salem:

1.9% (1,869)
Oregon:

3.4% (59,883)
    Bus or trolley bus - Males:
    Salem:

    1.3% (586)
    Oregon:

    3.2% (29,006)
    Bus or trolley bus - Females:
    Salem:

    2.5% (1,283)
    Oregon:

    3.7% (30,877)
Bicycle:
Salem:

1.0% (988)
Oregon:

2.3% (40,325)
    Bicycle - Males:
    Salem:

    1.2% (540)
    Oregon:

    2.9% (26,481)
    Bicycle - Females:
    Salem:

    0.9% (448)
    Oregon:

    1.7% (13,844)
Walked:
Salem:

3.1% (3,071)
Oregon:

3.7% (65,456)
    Walked - Males:
    Salem:

    2.0% (949)
    Oregon:

    3.5% (31,771)
    Walked - Females:
    Salem:

    4.1% (2,122)
    Oregon:

    4.0% (33,685)
Other means:
Salem:

1.2% (1,129)
Oregon:

0.9% (15,981)
    Other means - Males:
    Salem:

    1.7% (773)
    Oregon:

    1.3% (11,537)
    Other means - Females:
    Salem:

    0.7% (356)
    Oregon:

    0.5% (4,444)
Means of transportation to work in 2000:
Drove car alone:
Salem:

71.8% (42,904)
Oregon:

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

15.4% (9,229)
Oregon:

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

3.1% (1,882)
Oregon:

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

0.0% (23)
Oregon:

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

0.0% (14)
Oregon:

0.2% (3,906)
Railroad:
Salem:

0.0% (9)
Oregon:

0.1% (2,047)
Ferryboat:
Salem:

0.0% (6)
Oregon:

0.0% (120)
Taxicab:
Salem:

0.0% (23)
Oregon:

0.0% (747)
Motorcycle:
Salem:

0.1% (84)
Oregon:

0.1% (1,942)
Bicycle:
Salem:

1.0% (620)
Oregon:

1.1% (17,172)
Walked:
Salem:

3.7% (2,200)
Oregon:

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

0.8% (483)
Oregon:

0.7% (10,882)

Private vehicle occupancy (%)

Private vehicle occupancy:
Drove alone:
Salem:

82.3% (42,904)
Oregon:

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

13.0% (6,757)
Oregon:

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

2.5% (1,326)
Oregon:

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

1.0% (542)
Oregon:

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

0.5% (246)
Oregon:

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

0.7% (358)
Oregon:

0.1% (1,679)

Class of Workers (%)

Class of Workers (%) - Males

Class of Workers (%) - Females

Class of Workers:
Employee of private company:
Salem:

59.0% (35,776)
Oregon:

65.1% (1,059,139)
    Employee of private company - Males:
    Salem:

    64.8% (20,844)
    Oregon:

    68.9% (605,246)
    Employee of private company - Females:
    Salem:

    52.4% (14,932)
    Oregon:

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

2.9% (1,773)
Oregon:

3.8% (61,386)
    Self-employed in own incorporated business - Males:
    Salem:

    4.1% (1,305)
    Oregon:

    5.0% (44,188)
    Self-employed in own incorporated business - Females:
    Salem:

    1.6% (468)
    Oregon:

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

8.7% (5,300)
Oregon:

7.4% (120,839)
    Private not-for-profit wage and salary workers - Males:
    Salem:

    6.1% (1,949)
    Oregon:

    4.5% (39,938)
    Private not-for-profit wage and salary workers - Females:
    Salem:

    11.8% (3,351)
    Oregon:

    10.8% (80,901)
Local government workers:
Salem:

6.9% (4,178)
Oregon:

7.2% (116,733)
    Local government workers - Males:
    Salem:

    5.3% (1,720)
    Oregon:

    5.6% (49,371)
    Local government workers - Females:
    Salem:

    8.6% (2,458)
    Oregon:

    9.0% (67,362)
State government workers:
Salem:

13.6% (8,255)
Oregon:

5.0% (81,804)
    State government workers - Males:
    Salem:

    11.0% (3,531)
    Oregon:

    3.9% (33,917)
    State government workers - Females:
    Salem:

    16.6% (4,724)
    Oregon:

    6.4% (47,887)
Federal government workers:
Salem:

1.7% (1,016)
Oregon:

2.2% (36,076)
    Federal government workers - Males:
    Salem:

    2.0% (630)
    Oregon:

    2.3% (20,185)
    Federal government workers - Females:
    Salem:

    1.4% (386)
    Oregon:

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

6.9% (4,189)
Oregon:

8.9% (145,020)
    Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business - Males:
    Salem:

    6.7% (2,143)
    Oregon:

    9.4% (82,902)
    Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business - Females:
    Salem:

    7.2% (2,046)
    Oregon:

    8.3% (62,118)
Unpaid family workers:
Salem:

0.3% (174)
Oregon:

0.4% (6,772)
    Unpaid family workers - Males:
    Salem:

    0.2% (56)
    Oregon:

    0.3% (2,982)
    Unpaid family workers - Females:
    Salem:

    0.4% (118)
    Oregon:

    0.5% (3,790)


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