Work and Jobs in Vancouver, Washington (WA) Detailed Stats
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Based on the data from 2000 / 2013 when the population of Vancouver, Washington was 143,560 / 167,410

Most common industries

Most common industries in 2013 (%)

Most common industries in 2000 (%)

Most common industries for males in 2013 (%)

Most common industries for males in 2000 (%)

Most common industries for females in 2013 (%)

Most common industries for females in 2000 (%)

 

Most common industries
(2013 Data)

Most common industries
(2000 Data)

Industry

All

Males

Females

All

Males

Females

Educational services19.7%
(14,855)
9.4%
(3,819)
31.9%
(11,036)
6.4%
(4,358)
3.4%
(1,250)
9.9%
(3,108)
Health care13.3%
(10,057)
5.7%
(2,317)
22.4%
(7,740)
8.3%
(5,649)
2.9%
(1,062)
14.6%
(4,587)
Motor vehicle and parts dealers12.0%
(9,022)
11.6%
(4,731)
12.4%
(4,291)
1.7%
(1,128)
2.4%
(867)
0.8%
(261)
Arts, entertainment, and recreation11.3%
(8,520)
10.5%
(4,304)
12.2%
(4,216)
1.1%
(739)
1.1%
(398)
1.1%
(341)
Social assistance11.0%
(8,296)
4.5%
(1,846)
18.6%
(6,450)
1.8%
(1,244)
0.5%
(176)
3.4%
(1,068)
Professional, scientific, and technical services10.9%
(8,220)
12.4%
(5,065)
9.1%
(3,155)
4.4%
(3,003)
4.4%
(1,582)
4.5%
(1,421)
Finance and insurance7.5%
(5,688)
5.4%
(2,190)
10.1%
(3,498)
3.7%
(2,529)
2.2%
(792)
5.5%
(1,737)
Construction5.9%
(4,419)
10.0%
(4,092)
0.9%
(327)
6.7%
(4,564)
11.2%
(4,051)
1.6%
(513)
Air transportation5.6%
(4,253)
7.8%
(3,198)
3.0%
(1,055)
1.9%
(1,291)
2.2%
(798)
1.6%
(493)
Management of companies and enterprises5.6%
(4,240)
6.0%
(2,452)
5.2%
(1,788)
0.0%
(24)
0.0%
(16)
0.0%
(8)
Repair and maintenance5.5%
(4,139)
4.5%
(1,839)
6.6%
(2,300)
1.5%
(1,020)
2.5%
(900)
0.4%
(120)
Real estate and rental and leasing5.2%
(3,905)
3.4%
(1,379)
7.3%
(2,526)
2.5%
(1,716)
2.4%
(863)
2.7%
(853)
Computer and electronic products2.8%
(2,097)
3.5%
(1,447)
1.9%
(650)
4.9%
(3,288)
5.9%
(2,141)
3.7%
(1,147)
U. S. Postal service2.3%
(1,728)
3.5%
(1,434)
0.8%
(294)
0.5%
(359)
0.6%
(206)
0.5%
(153)
Pharmacies and drug stores2.3%
(1,701)
1.7%
(694)
2.9%
(1,007)
0.4%
(277)
0.2%
(62)
0.7%
(215)
Retail florists2.0%
(1,520)
1.9%
(760)
2.2%
(760)
0.1%
(41)
0.0%
(6)
0.1%
(35)
Accommodation and food services2.0%
(1,472)
2.4%
(967)
1.5%
(505)
7.4%
(4,996)
5.5%
(1,995)
9.6%
(3,001)
Warehousing and storage1.9%
(1,467)
2.6%
(1,073)
1.1%
(394)
0.1%
(49)
0.1%
(33)
0.1%
(16)
Publishing, and motion picture and sound recording industries1.9%
(1,440)
2.4%
(982)
1.3%
(458)
0.9%
(580)
0.9%
(333)
0.8%
(247)
Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations1.6%
(1,242)
1.1%
(436)
2.3%
(806)
1.3%
(859)
1.1%
(411)
1.4%
(448)
Transportation equipment1.5%
(1,144)
1.7%
(699)
1.3%
(445)
1.9%
(1,254)
2.7%
(968)
0.9%
(286)
Personal and laundry services1.5%
(1,114)
2.4%
(982)
0.4%
(132)
1.3%
(899)
0.5%
(187)
2.3%
(712)
Furniture and home furnishings, and household appliance stores1.5%
(1,100)
2.2%
(907)
0.6%
(193)
0.7%
(496)
0.9%
(322)
0.6%
(174)
Data processing, libraries, and other information services1.4%
(1,052)
1.7%
(686)
1.1%
(366)
0.3%
(221)
0.3%
(98)
0.4%
(123)
Public administration1.4%
(1,043)
0.6%
(227)
2.4%
(816)
3.5%
(2,364)
3.1%
(1,144)
3.9%
(1,220)
Metal and metal products1.4%
(1,038)
2.4%
(976)
0.2%
(62)
2.0%
(1,370)
3.2%
(1,159)
0.7%
(211)
Private households1.4%
(1,031)
0.6%
(252)
2.3%
(779)
0.6%
(373)
0.1%
(43)
1.1%
(330)
Food and beverage stores1.0%
(745)
1.1%
(468)
0.8%
(277)
2.3%
(1,535)
2.3%
(820)
2.3%
(715)
Paper0.9%
(712)
1.5%
(614)
0.3%
(98)
1.4%
(964)
1.9%
(680)
0.9%
(284)
Food0.9%
(662)
1.3%
(549)
0.3%
(113)
0.8%
(571)
1.0%
(351)
0.7%
(220)
Chemicals0.8%
(613)
1.3%
(521)
0.3%
(92)
0.5%
(369)
0.6%
(225)
0.5%
(144)
Groceries and related products merchant wholesalers0.8%
(584)
1.2%
(500)
0.2%
(84)
0.6%
(384)
0.9%
(334)
0.2%
(50)
Rail transportation0.7%
(559)
0.8%
(320)
0.7%
(239)
0.4%
(268)
0.7%
(246)
0.1%
(22)
Miscellaneous manufacturing0.7%
(548)
0.7%
(290)
0.7%
(258)
1.2%
(783)
1.3%
(477)
1.0%
(306)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting0.7%
(494)
1.0%
(413)
0.2%
(81)
0.6%
(423)
0.8%
(305)
0.4%
(118)
Nonmetallic mineral products0.6%
(482)
1.1%
(468)
0.0%
(14)
0.5%
(371)
0.9%
(327)
0.1%
(44)
Machinery0.6%
(475)
0.7%
(295)
0.5%
(180)
0.8%
(560)
1.3%
(463)
0.3%
(97)
Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers0.6%
(424)
0.8%
(339)
0.2%
(85)
0.9%
(597)
1.2%
(442)
0.5%
(155)
Health and personal care, except drug, stores0.6%
(421)
0.6%
(258)
0.5%
(163)
0.2%
(122)
0.1%
(33)
0.3%
(89)
Electronic shopping and mail-order houses0.6%
(418)
0.4%
(172)
0.7%
(246)
0.2%
(134)
0.2%
(70)
0.2%
(64)
Broadcasting and telecommunications0.5%
(402)
0.8%
(328)
0.2%
(74)
1.7%
(1,136)
1.7%
(625)
1.6%
(511)
Jewelry, luggage, and leather goods stores0.5%
(374)
0.1%
(36)
1.0%
(338)
0.1%
(85)
0.1%
(40)
0.1%
(45)
Other transportation, and support activities, and couriers0.4%
(333)
0.5%
(223)
0.3%
(110)
1.9%
(1,286)
2.6%
(935)
1.1%
(351)
Electrical equipment, appliances, and components0.4%
(329)
0.5%
(196)
0.4%
(133)
0.3%
(235)
0.5%
(174)
0.2%
(61)
Machinery, equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers0.4%
(323)
0.7%
(298)
0.1%
(25)
0.8%
(519)
1.0%
(366)
0.5%
(153)
Gasoline stations0.4%
(317)
0.2%
(62)
0.7%
(255)
0.3%
(182)
0.3%
(91)
0.3%
(91)
Printing and related support activities0.4%
(309)
0.7%
(291)
0.1%
(18)
0.5%
(344)
0.7%
(253)
0.3%
(91)
Clothing and accessories, including shoe, stores0.4%
(294)
0.2%
(97)
0.6%
(197)
0.4%
(272)
0.2%
(90)
0.6%
(182)
Furniture and related product manufacturing0.4%
(278)
0.6%
(257)
0.1%
(21)
0.4%
(298)
0.7%
(254)
0.1%
(44)
Sewing, needlework, and piece goods stores0.4%
(276)
0.4%
(174)
0.3%
(102)
0.0%
(7)
0.0%
(0)
0.0%
(7)
Vending machine operators0.4%
(267)
0.4%
(164)
0.3%
(103)
0.1%
(42)
0.0%
(16)
0.1%
(26)
Radio, TV, and computer stores0.3%
(240)
0.3%
(131)
0.3%
(109)
1.0%
(670)
1.0%
(379)
0.9%
(291)
Wood products0.3%
(215)
0.4%
(170)
0.1%
(45)
0.4%
(279)
0.7%
(258)
0.1%
(21)
Apparel, fabrics, and notions merchant wholesalers0.3%
(215)
0.3%
(130)
0.2%
(85)
0.1%
(89)
0.2%
(55)
0.1%
(34)
Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers0.2%
(146)
0.3%
(118)
0.1%
(28)
0.2%
(159)
0.3%
(104)
0.2%
(55)
Sporting goods, camera, and hobby and toy stores0.2%
(135)
0.0%
(0)
0.4%
(135)
0.5%
(364)
0.5%
(164)
0.6%
(200)
Recyclable material merchant wholesalers0.2%
(127)
0.1%
(22)
0.3%
(105)
0.1%
(65)
0.1%
(53)
0.0%
(12)
Plastics and rubber products0.2%
(117)
0.2%
(80)
0.1%
(37)
0.4%
(287)
0.6%
(201)
0.3%
(86)
Department and other general merchandise stores0.2%
(115)
0.2%
(95)
0.1%
(20)
2.0%
(1,377)
1.3%
(470)
2.9%
(907)
Lumber and other construction materials merchant wholesalers0.1%
(113)
0.3%
(113)
0.0%
(0)
0.2%
(152)
0.3%
(124)
0.1%
(28)
Water transportation0.1%
(112)
0.3%
(112)
0.0%
(0)
0.0%
(17)
0.0%
(17)
0.0%
(0)
Drugs, sundries, and chemical and allied products merchant wholesalers0.1%
(103)
0.2%
(83)
0.1%
(20)
0.2%
(144)
0.3%
(110)
0.1%
(34)
Hardware, plumbing and heating equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers0.1%
(94)
0.1%
(48)
0.1%
(46)
0.2%
(108)
0.3%
(99)
0.0%
(9)
Professional and commercial equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers0.1%
(93)
0.0%
(13)
0.2%
(80)
0.3%
(223)
0.4%
(135)
0.3%
(88)
Truck transportation0.1%
(85)
0.1%
(61)
0.1%
(24)
2.0%
(1,356)
3.2%
(1,164)
0.6%
(192)
Beverage and tobacco products0.1%
(84)
0.1%
(49)
0.1%
(35)
0.1%
(47)
0.1%
(37)
0.0%
(10)
Metals and minerals, except petroleum, merchant wholesalers0.1%
(83)
0.1%
(50)
0.1%
(33)
0.1%
(95)
0.2%
(77)
0.1%
(18)
Other direct selling establishments0.1%
(60)
0.1%
(60)
0.0%
(0)
0.6%
(436)
0.7%
(254)
0.6%
(182)
Textile mills and textile products0.1%
(55)
0.1%
(32)
0.1%
(23)
0.4%
(293)
0.5%
(175)
0.4%
(118)
Farm product raw materials merchant wholesalers0.1%
(53)
0.1%
(53)
0.0%
(0)
0.1%
(35)
0.1%
(35)
0.0%
(0)
Alcoholic beverages merchant wholesalers0.1%
(49)
0.1%
(49)
0.0%
(0)
0.2%
(107)
0.2%
(90)
0.1%
(17)
Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers0.1%
(48)
0.1%
(28)
0.1%
(20)
0.2%
(120)
0.3%
(107)
0.0%
(13)
Motor vehicles, parts and supplies merchant wholesalers0.1%
(46)
0.1%
(24)
0.1%
(22)
0.3%
(228)
0.3%
(124)
0.3%
(104)
Utilities0.0%
(34)
0.1%
(23)
0.0%
(11)
0.8%
(549)
0.8%
(294)
0.8%
(255)
Administrative and support and waste management services0.0%
(32)
0.0%
(18)
0.0%
(14)
3.8%
(2,573)
3.9%
(1,406)
3.7%
(1,167)
Paper and paper products merchant wholesalers0.0%
(28)
0.0%
(0)
0.1%
(28)
0.2%
(110)
0.2%
(70)
0.1%
(40)
Apparel0.0%
(26)
0.0%
(18)
0.0%
(8)
0.4%
(255)
0.3%
(91)
0.5%
(164)
Book stores and news dealers0.0%
(20)
0.0%
(20)
0.0%
(0)
0.1%
(85)
0.1%
(42)
0.1%
(43)
Electrical and electronic goods merchant wholesalers0.0%
(19)
0.0%
(19)
0.0%
(0)
0.6%
(420)
0.7%
(264)
0.5%
(156)
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction0.0%
(13)
0.0%
(13)
0.0%
(0)
0.1%
(83)
0.2%
(71)
0.0%
(12)
Used merchandise, gift, novelty, and souvenir, and other miscellaneous stores0.0%
(6)
0.0%
(0)
0.0%
(6)
0.7%
(501)
0.5%
(187)
1.0%
(314)
Music stores0.0%
(4)
0.0%
(0)
0.0%
(4)
0.1%
(97)
0.2%
(75)
0.1%
(22)

Most common occupations

Most common occupations in 2013 (%)

Most common occupations in 2000 (%)

Most common occupations for males in 2013 (%)

Most common occupations for males in 2000 (%)

Most common occupations for females in 2013 (%)

Most common occupations for females in 2000 (%)

 

Most common occupations
(2013 Data)

Most common occupations
(2000 Data)

Occupation

All

Males

Females

All

Males

Females

Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations4.5%
(3,410)
5.3%
(2,156)
3.6%
(1,254)
2.7%
(1,824)
3.0%
(1,097)
2.3%
(727)
Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers4.3%
(3,246)
5.0%
(2,055)
3.4%
(1,191)
4.0%
(2,676)
4.2%
(1,528)
3.7%
(1,148)
Driver/sales workers and truck drivers3.1%
(2,331)
5.3%
(2,179)
0.4%
(152)
2.8%
(1,909)
4.9%
(1,767)
0.5%
(142)
Other production occupations, including supervisors2.8%
(2,126)
3.6%
(1,457)
1.9%
(669)
4.6%
(3,112)
6.0%
(2,186)
2.9%
(926)
Computer specialists2.8%
(2,086)
3.2%
(1,288)
2.3%
(798)
2.2%
(1,507)
3.1%
(1,117)
1.2%
(390)
Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers2.5%
(1,907)
2.0%
(807)
3.2%
(1,100)
1.4%
(916)
0.7%
(249)
2.1%
(667)
Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers2.3%
(1,723)
2.6%
(1,051)
1.9%
(672)
2.8%
(1,915)
2.8%
(1,017)
2.9%
(898)
Cooks and food preparation workers2.3%
(1,719)
1.8%
(747)
2.8%
(972)
1.8%
(1,219)
1.6%
(567)
2.1%
(652)
Retail sales workers, except cashiers2.3%
(1,708)
1.9%
(761)
2.7%
(947)
2.9%
(1,975)
2.8%
(1,030)
3.0%
(945)
Customer service representatives2.2%
(1,685)
1.6%
(672)
2.9%
(1,013)
2.3%
(1,560)
1.2%
(423)
3.6%
(1,137)
Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives2.2%
(1,670)
1.0%
(390)
3.7%
(1,280)
2.4%
(1,650)
0.6%
(234)
4.5%
(1,416)
Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors2.2%
(1,653)
1.3%
(538)
3.2%
(1,115)
3.7%
(2,499)
1.4%
(514)
6.3%
(1,985)
Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides2.1%
(1,594)
0.8%
(310)
3.7%
(1,284)
0.9%
(597)
0.3%
(101)
1.6%
(496)
Secretaries and administrative assistants2.1%
(1,552)
0.4%
(153)
4.0%
(1,399)
2.6%
(1,733)
0.1%
(30)
5.4%
(1,703)
Registered nurses2.0%
(1,525)
0.6%
(251)
3.7%
(1,274)
1.3%
(878)
0.2%
(86)
2.5%
(792)
Laborers and material movers, hand1.8%
(1,385)
2.9%
(1,185)
0.6%
(200)
2.0%
(1,379)
3.0%
(1,078)
1.0%
(301)
Health technologists and technicians1.8%
(1,323)
0.7%
(273)
3.0%
(1,050)
1.2%
(843)
0.3%
(119)
2.3%
(724)
Waiters and waitresses1.7%
(1,275)
0.6%
(244)
3.0%
(1,031)
1.3%
(870)
0.5%
(190)
2.2%
(680)
Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks1.7%
(1,264)
0.2%
(99)
3.4%
(1,165)
1.0%
(663)
0.2%
(72)
1.9%
(591)
Cashiers1.5%
(1,166)
0.6%
(235)
2.7%
(931)
1.7%
(1,136)
1.1%
(391)
2.4%
(745)
Metal workers and plastic workers1.5%
(1,112)
2.6%
(1,042)
0.2%
(70)
2.2%
(1,472)
3.5%
(1,289)
0.6%
(183)
Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing1.4%
(1,082)
1.8%
(732)
1.0%
(350)
2.6%
(1,786)
3.1%
(1,129)
2.1%
(657)
Other healthcare support occupations1.4%
(1,050)
0.1%
(56)
2.9%
(994)
0.9%
(603)
0.0%
(12)
1.9%
(591)
Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors1.3%
(1,005)
2.2%
(915)
0.3%
(90)
2.7%
(1,807)
4.6%
(1,679)
0.4%
(128)
Assemblers and fabricators1.3%
(985)
1.8%
(736)
0.7%
(249)
1.6%
(1,098)
1.8%
(670)
1.4%
(428)
Engineers1.2%
(923)
1.9%
(796)
0.4%
(127)
1.9%
(1,293)
3.2%
(1,167)
0.4%
(126)
Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers1.2%
(911)
2.2%
(911)
0.0%
(0)
1.7%
(1,156)
3.1%
(1,120)
0.1%
(36)
Entertainers and performers, sports, and related workers1.2%
(884)
0.9%
(380)
1.5%
(504)
0.4%
(260)
0.5%
(168)
0.3%
(92)
Accountants and auditors1.2%
(870)
0.5%
(222)
1.9%
(648)
1.3%
(877)
1.0%
(368)
1.6%
(509)
Other protective service workers, including supervisors1.1%
(852)
1.5%
(622)
0.7%
(230)
0.7%
(499)
1.0%
(374)
0.4%
(125)
Top executives1.1%
(804)
1.7%
(686)
0.3%
(118)
1.3%
(904)
2.0%
(713)
0.6%
(191)
Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers1.0%
(789)
1.9%
(789)
0.0%
(0)
1.3%
(860)
2.3%
(840)
0.1%
(20)
Carpenters1.0%
(750)
1.7%
(696)
0.2%
(54)
1.2%
(827)
2.2%
(815)
0.0%
(12)
Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists0.9%
(660)
0.6%
(242)
1.2%
(418)
1.1%
(766)
0.5%
(190)
1.8%
(576)
Child care workers0.9%
(656)
0.2%
(75)
1.7%
(581)
1.2%
(802)
0.1%
(54)
2.4%
(748)
Food and beverage serving workers, except waiters and waitresses0.8%
(616)
0.6%
(262)
1.0%
(354)
1.0%
(685)
0.6%
(230)
1.4%
(455)
Financial managers0.8%
(585)
0.4%
(157)
1.2%
(428)
0.6%
(397)
0.7%
(251)
0.5%
(146)
Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors0.8%
(573)
0.7%
(270)
0.9%
(303)
4.6%
(3,091)
5.3%
(1,908)
3.8%
(1,183)
Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors0.8%
(568)
0.5%
(194)
1.1%
(374)
1.2%
(810)
1.0%
(369)
1.4%
(441)
Operations specialties managers, except financial managers0.7%
(565)
1.0%
(403)
0.5%
(162)
1.1%
(744)
1.4%
(501)
0.8%
(243)
Construction laborers0.7%
(562)
1.3%
(548)
0.0%
(14)
0.8%
(537)
1.4%
(510)
0.1%
(27)
Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks0.7%
(553)
0.1%
(40)
1.5%
(513)
1.4%
(978)
0.2%
(72)
2.9%
(906)
Art and design workers0.7%
(534)
0.8%
(317)
0.6%
(217)
0.6%
(376)
0.5%
(180)
0.6%
(196)
Drafters, engineering, and mapping technicians0.7%
(507)
1.0%
(424)
0.2%
(83)
0.8%
(520)
1.1%
(394)
0.4%
(126)
Personal appearance workers0.7%
(495)
0.2%
(80)
1.2%
(415)
0.6%
(402)
0.1%
(47)
1.1%
(355)
Other health diagnosing and treating practitioners and technical occupations0.6%
(490)
0.7%
(276)
0.6%
(214)
0.4%
(275)
0.5%
(173)
0.3%
(102)
Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations0.6%
(481)
0.2%
(65)
1.2%
(416)
0.8%
(563)
0.3%
(118)
1.4%
(445)
Postsecondary teachers0.6%
(469)
0.7%
(303)
0.5%
(166)
0.4%
(257)
0.4%
(152)
0.3%
(105)
Electricians0.5%
(410)
1.0%
(410)
0.0%
(0)
0.5%
(368)
1.0%
(361)
0.0%
(7)
Other financial specialists0.5%
(409)
0.5%
(201)
0.6%
(208)
0.6%
(400)
0.6%
(232)
0.5%
(168)
Life, physical, and social science technicians0.5%
(389)
0.9%
(377)
0.0%
(12)
0.1%
(38)
0.0%
(6)
0.1%
(32)
Therapists0.5%
(372)
0.2%
(102)
0.8%
(270)
0.2%
(168)
0.2%
(82)
0.3%
(86)
Pipelayers, plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters0.5%
(370)
0.9%
(370)
0.0%
(0)
0.4%
(291)
0.8%
(291)
0.0%
(0)
Other material moving workers, except laborers0.5%
(346)
0.8%
(346)
0.0%
(0)
0.6%
(406)
0.9%
(343)
0.2%
(63)
Media and communications workers0.4%
(337)
0.5%
(224)
0.3%
(113)
0.7%
(483)
0.7%
(269)
0.7%
(214)
Painters and paperhangers0.4%
(319)
0.8%
(319)
0.0%
(0)
0.2%
(159)
0.4%
(153)
0.0%
(6)
Supervisors, transportation, and material moving workers0.4%
(319)
0.7%
(290)
0.1%
(29)
0.2%
(163)
0.4%
(141)
0.1%
(22)
Aircraft and traffic control occupations0.4%
(309)
0.5%
(185)
0.4%
(124)
0.5%
(367)
0.9%
(339)
0.1%
(28)
Lawyers0.4%
(299)
0.2%
(102)
0.6%
(197)
0.3%
(189)
0.4%
(141)
0.2%
(48)
Law enforcement workers, including supervisors0.4%
(280)
0.6%
(236)
0.1%
(44)
0.5%
(367)
0.8%
(300)
0.2%
(67)
Supervisors, construction and extraction workers0.4%
(278)
0.7%
(278)
0.0%
(0)
0.7%
(442)
1.2%
(422)
0.1%
(20)
Physicians and surgeons0.4%
(276)
0.4%
(147)
0.4%
(129)
0.3%
(206)
0.4%
(152)
0.2%
(54)
Teachers, preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school0.4%
(276)
0.0%
(0)
0.8%
(276)
2.0%
(1,378)
0.9%
(311)
3.4%
(1,067)
Legal support workers0.4%
(274)
0.2%
(73)
0.6%
(201)
0.4%
(258)
0.0%
(0)
0.8%
(258)
Life and physical scientists0.4%
(272)
0.4%
(164)
0.3%
(108)
0.2%
(102)
0.1%
(29)
0.2%
(73)
Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers0.4%
(270)
0.4%
(149)
0.3%
(121)
1.1%
(716)
1.0%
(348)
1.2%
(368)
Religious workers0.3%
(260)
0.3%
(109)
0.4%
(151)
0.3%
(195)
0.4%
(146)
0.2%
(49)
Bus drivers0.3%
(244)
0.4%
(182)
0.2%
(62)
0.5%
(366)
0.3%
(102)
0.8%
(264)
Teachers, secondary school0.3%
(230)
0.2%
(97)
0.4%
(133)
0.6%
(402)
0.5%
(164)
0.8%
(238)
Mathematical science occupations0.3%
(213)
0.3%
(124)
0.3%
(89)
0.1%
(82)
0.1%
(54)
0.1%
(28)
Architects, surveyors, and cartographers0.2%
(181)
0.3%
(104)
0.2%
(77)
0.1%
(99)
0.2%
(57)
0.1%
(42)
Woodworkers0.2%
(181)
0.4%
(181)
0.0%
(0)
0.2%
(129)
0.4%
(129)
0.0%
(0)
Food processing workers0.2%
(144)
0.2%
(84)
0.2%
(60)
0.4%
(299)
0.5%
(181)
0.4%
(118)
Agricultural workers, including supervisors0.2%
(141)
0.3%
(109)
0.1%
(32)
0.4%
(257)
0.6%
(206)
0.2%
(51)
Other transportation occupations0.2%
(140)
0.2%
(98)
0.1%
(42)
0.2%
(133)
0.3%
(101)
0.1%
(32)
Plant and system operators0.2%
(129)
0.3%
(129)
0.0%
(0)
0.1%
(89)
0.2%
(80)
0.0%
(9)
Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers0.2%
(128)
0.3%
(128)
0.0%
(0)
0.7%
(484)
0.5%
(184)
1.0%
(300)
Social scientists and related workers0.2%
(122)
0.2%
(77)
0.1%
(45)
0.2%
(152)
0.3%
(96)
0.2%
(56)
Librarians, curators, and archivists0.2%
(119)
0.0%
(0)
0.3%
(119)
0.1%
(80)
0.0%
(10)
0.2%
(70)
Communications equipment operators0.2%
(114)
0.0%
(0)
0.3%
(114)
0.0%
(27)
0.0%
(0)
0.1%
(27)
Printing workers0.1%
(110)
0.3%
(105)
0.0%
(5)
0.3%
(220)
0.5%
(179)
0.1%
(41)
Teachers, special education0.1%
(81)
0.0%
(10)
0.2%
(71)
0.1%
(40)
0.0%
(8)
0.1%
(32)
Other construction workers and helpers0.1%
(74)
0.2%
(74)
0.0%
(0)
0.3%
(230)
0.6%
(210)
0.1%
(20)
Transportation, tourism, and lodging attendants0.1%
(67)
0.0%
(1)
0.2%
(66)
0.5%
(335)
0.3%
(100)
0.7%
(235)
Fire fighting and prevention workers, including supervisors0.1%
(67)
0.1%
(59)
0.0%
(8)
0.1%
(91)
0.2%
(83)
0.0%
(8)
Farmers and farm managers0.1%
(61)
0.1%
(61)
0.0%
(0)
0.1%
(34)
0.1%
(22)
0.0%
(12)
Fishing, hunting, and forestry occupations0.1%
(58)
0.1%
(58)
0.0%
(0)
0.0%
(13)
0.0%
(13)
0.0%
(0)
Rail and water transportation workers0.1%
(45)
0.1%
(45)
0.0%
(0)
0.3%
(229)
0.6%
(222)
0.0%
(7)
Motor vehicle operators, except bus and truck drivers0.1%
(44)
0.1%
(44)
0.0%
(0)
0.2%
(105)
0.3%
(91)
0.0%
(14)
Extraction workers0.0%
(0)
0.0%
(0)
0.0%
(0)
0.1%
(49)
0.1%
(49)
0.0%
(0)

Unemployment in Vancouver

Unemployment by year (%)

Unemployment by year (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2013
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 7.7%Males
  • 11.0%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 28.9%Males
  • 9.4%Females
  • Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native residents
  • 18.9%Males
  • 7.7%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 2.5%Males
  • 12.5%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 10.6%Males
  • 15.1%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 11.9%Males
  • 18.3%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 10.4%Males
  • 8.3%Females
  • Unemployment by race in 2000
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 6.3%Males
  • 5.9%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 11.6%Males
  • 10.9%Females
  • Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native residents
  • 8.4%Males
  • 17.4%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 4.7%Males
  • 8.0%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 10.4%Males
  • 9.7%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 9.3%Males
  • 14.3%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 8.2%Males
  • 9.1%Females
Unemployment in 2013:
Vancouver:

7.4%
Washington:

5.3%
Unemployment in 2012:
Vancouver:

11.1%
Washington:

8.1%
Unemployment in 2011:
Vancouver:

12.7%
Washington:

9.2%
Unemployment in 2010:
Vancouver:

14.4%
Washington:

9.9%
Unemployment in 2009:
Vancouver:

13.7%
Washington:

9.3%
Unemployment in 2008:
Vancouver:

7.3%
Washington:

5.4%
Unemployment in 2007:
Vancouver:

5.9%
Washington:

4.6%
Unemployment in 2006:
Vancouver:

6.1%
Washington:

4.9%
Unemployment in 2005:
Vancouver:

6.7%
Washington:

5.5%
Unemployment in 2004:
Vancouver:

8.1%
Washington:

6.2%
Unemployment in 2003:
Vancouver:

10.4%
Washington:

7.4%
Unemployment in 2002:
Vancouver:

10.0%
Washington:

7.3%
Unemployment in 2001:
Vancouver:

7.4%
Washington:

6.2%
Unemployment in 2000:
Vancouver:

5.2%
Washington:

5.0%
Unemployment in 1999:
Vancouver:

4.9%
Washington:

4.8%
Unemployment in 1998:
Vancouver:

5.2%
Washington:

4.8%
Unemployment in 1997:
Vancouver:

4.3%
Washington:

4.9%
Unemployment in 1996:
Vancouver:

5.0%
Washington:

5.9%
Unemployment in 1995:
Vancouver:

5.2%
Washington:

6.3%
Unemployment in 1994:
Vancouver:

5.8%
Washington:

6.5%
Unemployment in 1993:
Vancouver:

7.1%
Washington:

7.1%
Unemployment in 1992:
Vancouver:

8.7%
Washington:

7.2%
Unemployment in 1991:
Vancouver:

8.0%
Washington:

6.3%
Unemployment in 1990:
Vancouver:

6.0%
Washington:

5.1%

Means of transportation to work

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2013 (%)

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

5.5% (3,687)
Washington:

5.7% (172,360)
5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m.:
Vancouver:

4.3% (2,927)
Washington:

4.5% (137,965)
5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m.:
Vancouver:

5.3% (3,593)
Washington:

5.6% (171,128)
6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m.:
Vancouver:

8.4% (5,666)
Washington:

9.3% (283,148)
6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m.:
Vancouver:

9.3% (6,287)
Washington:

9.4% (285,922)
7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m.:
Vancouver:

11.6% (7,820)
Washington:

13.0% (394,849)
7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m.:
Vancouver:

10.7% (7,197)
Washington:

11.4% (344,435)
8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m.:
Vancouver:

9.0% (6,088)
Washington:

9.9% (299,946)
8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m.:
Vancouver:

6.6% (4,475)
Washington:

5.8% (177,286)
9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m.:
Vancouver:

5.9% (3,988)
Washington:

7.1% (216,719)
10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m.:
Vancouver:

4.0% (2,672)
Washington:

3.0% (92,027)
11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m.:
Vancouver:

2.4% (1,591)
Washington:

1.7% (50,940)
12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m.:
Vancouver:

8.2% (5,543)
Washington:

7.3% (220,986)
4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m.:
Vancouver:

8.9% (5,999)
Washington:

6.1% (186,506)

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

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

4.0% (2,650)
Washington:

4.2% (115,997)
5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m.:
Vancouver:

3.3% (2,223)
Washington:

3.7% (102,868)
5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m.:
Vancouver:

5.4% (3,591)
Washington:

5.3% (147,812)
6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m.:
Vancouver:

8.4% (5,608)
Washington:

8.9% (248,462)
6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m.:
Vancouver:

10.9% (7,287)
Washington:

10.3% (288,005)
7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m.:
Vancouver:

13.7% (9,165)
Washington:

13.5% (375,030)
7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m.:
Vancouver:

14.3% (9,570)
Washington:

13.4% (372,576)
8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m.:
Vancouver:

8.5% (5,724)
Washington:

9.0% (252,058)
8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m.:
Vancouver:

4.2% (2,841)
Washington:

5.1% (141,936)
9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m.:
Vancouver:

5.4% (3,624)
Washington:

5.8% (161,204)
10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m.:
Vancouver:

2.0% (1,349)
Washington:

2.5% (70,123)
11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m.:
Vancouver:

1.1% (721)
Washington:

1.3% (35,612)
12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m.:
Vancouver:

7.1% (4,757)
Washington:

6.8% (190,565)
4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m.:
Vancouver:

8.2% (5,489)
Washington:

5.8% (162,401)

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2013 (%) - Males

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

    5.9% (2,250)
    Washington:

    7.5% (122,681)
    5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m. - Males:
    Vancouver:

    6.3% (2,399)
    Washington:

    5.9% (97,459)
    5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m. - Males:
    Vancouver:

    6.4% (2,443)
    Washington:

    6.9% (113,582)
    6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m. - Males:
    Vancouver:

    10.2% (3,883)
    Washington:

    11.2% (183,656)
    6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m. - Males:
    Vancouver:

    9.9% (3,760)
    Washington:

    9.8% (160,939)
    7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m. - Males:
    Vancouver:

    10.4% (3,954)
    Washington:

    12.2% (199,946)
    7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m. - Males:
    Vancouver:

    8.2% (3,116)
    Washington:

    9.3% (153,117)
    8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m. - Males:
    Vancouver:

    8.6% (3,255)
    Washington:

    8.5% (139,021)
    8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m. - Males:
    Vancouver:

    6.1% (2,295)
    Washington:

    5.1% (84,300)
    9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m. - Males:
    Vancouver:

    5.3% (2,019)
    Washington:

    6.7% (110,466)
    10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m. - Males:
    Vancouver:

    3.4% (1,270)
    Washington:

    2.6% (43,203)
    11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m. - Males:
    Vancouver:

    1.8% (676)
    Washington:

    1.3% (22,104)
    12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m. - Males:
    Vancouver:

    8.8% (3,338)
    Washington:

    6.9% (114,233)
    4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m. - Males:
    Vancouver:

    8.6% (3,242)
    Washington:

    6.1% (99,713)

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2013 (%) - Females

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

    4.8% (1,437)
    Washington:

    3.6% (49,679)
    5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m. - Females:
    Vancouver:

    1.8% (528)
    Washington:

    2.9% (40,506)
    5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m. - Females:
    Vancouver:

    3.9% (1,150)
    Washington:

    4.1% (57,546)
    6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m. - Females:
    Vancouver:

    6.0% (1,783)
    Washington:

    7.2% (99,492)
    6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m. - Females:
    Vancouver:

    8.5% (2,527)
    Washington:

    9.0% (124,983)
    7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m. - Females:
    Vancouver:

    13.0% (3,866)
    Washington:

    14.0% (194,903)
    7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m. - Females:
    Vancouver:

    13.8% (4,081)
    Washington:

    13.8% (191,318)
    8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m. - Females:
    Vancouver:

    9.6% (2,833)
    Washington:

    11.6% (160,925)
    8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m. - Females:
    Vancouver:

    7.4% (2,180)
    Washington:

    6.7% (92,986)
    9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m. - Females:
    Vancouver:

    6.6% (1,969)
    Washington:

    7.6% (106,253)
    10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m. - Females:
    Vancouver:

    4.7% (1,402)
    Washington:

    3.5% (48,824)
    11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m. - Females:
    Vancouver:

    3.1% (915)
    Washington:

    2.1% (28,836)
    12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m. - Females:
    Vancouver:

    7.4% (2,205)
    Washington:

    7.7% (106,753)
    4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m. - Females:
    Vancouver:

    9.3% (2,757)
    Washington:

    6.2% (86,793)

Travel time to work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 62.0%
Number of people working at home: 2,416 (3.6% of all workers)
Daytime population change due to commuting: +7,469 (+5.2%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 31,806 (47.5%)

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

Less than 30 minutes - public transportation:
Vancouver:

21.0% (519)
Washington:

27.4% (37,404)
Less than 30 minutes - other means:
Vancouver:

75.0% (46,623)
Washington:

67.5% (1,707,640)
30 to 44 minutes - public transportation:
Vancouver:

24.3% (601)
Washington:

28.7% (39,113)
30 to 44 minutes - other means:
Vancouver:

16.5% (10,278)
Washington:

18.9% (477,972)
45 to 59 minutes - public transportation:
Vancouver:

18.8% (464)
Washington:

16.6% (22,607)
45 to 59 minutes - other means:
Vancouver:

4.9% (3,074)
Washington:

6.8% (172,736)
60 or more minutes - public transportation:
Vancouver:

35.9% (887)
Washington:

27.3% (37,154)
60 or more minutes - other means:
Vancouver:

3.5% (2,153)
Washington:

6.7% (170,023)

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2013 (%)

Working at home in 2013 - Vancouver

Working at home in 2013 - Washington

Less than 5 minutes:
Vancouver:

2.2% (1,913)
Washington:

3.2% (94,411)
5 to 9 minutes:
Vancouver:

9.2% (7,920)
Washington:

9.6% (286,612)
10 to 14 minutes:
Vancouver:

15.1% (12,959)
Washington:

13.4% (401,267)
15 to 19 minutes:
Vancouver:

22.9% (19,671)
Washington:

15.9% (476,404)
20 to 24 minutes:
Vancouver:

17.1% (14,650)
Washington:

15.2% (454,675)
25 to 29 minutes:
Vancouver:

7.2% (6,224)
Washington:

6.3% (189,519)
30 to 34 minutes:
Vancouver:

12.9% (11,085)
Washington:

13.2% (394,216)
35 to 39 minutes:
Vancouver:

1.5% (1,263)
Washington:

3.0% (88,792)
40 to 44 minutes:
Vancouver:

2.9% (2,448)
Washington:

4.0% (120,668)
45 to 59 minutes:
Vancouver:

5.2% (4,443)
Washington:

8.0% (237,738)
60 to 89 minutes:
Vancouver:

2.3% (2,001)
Washington:

5.6% (167,176)
90 or more minutes:
Vancouver:

1.5% (1,282)
Washington:

2.6% (76,409)

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

Working at home in 2000 - Vancouver

Working at home in 2000 - Washington

Less than 5 minutes:
Vancouver:

2.2% (1,506)
Washington:

3.3% (91,132)
5 to 9 minutes:
Vancouver:

10.0% (6,719)
Washington:

10.3% (286,517)
10 to 14 minutes:
Vancouver:

16.4% (10,980)
Washington:

14.1% (391,606)
15 to 19 minutes:
Vancouver:

19.0% (12,704)
Washington:

15.0% (418,990)
20 to 24 minutes:
Vancouver:

16.7% (11,212)
Washington:

14.2% (394,209)
25 to 29 minutes:
Vancouver:

6.0% (4,021)
Washington:

5.8% (162,590)
30 to 34 minutes:
Vancouver:

12.0% (8,027)
Washington:

12.5% (348,311)
35 to 39 minutes:
Vancouver:

1.9% (1,256)
Washington:

2.6% (73,592)
40 to 44 minutes:
Vancouver:

2.4% (1,596)
Washington:

3.4% (95,182)
45 to 59 minutes:
Vancouver:

5.3% (3,538)
Washington:

7.0% (195,343)
60 to 89 minutes:
Vancouver:

2.5% (1,696)
Washington:

4.7% (131,691)
90 or more minutes:
Vancouver:

2.0% (1,344)
Washington:

2.7% (75,486)

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2013 (%) - Males

    Less than 5 minutes - Males:
    Vancouver:

    1.9% (797)
    Washington:

    3.0% (48,843)
    5 to 9 minutes - Males:
    Vancouver:

    8.4% (3,596)
    Washington:

    8.4% (135,338)
    10 to 14 minutes - Males:
    Vancouver:

    13.6% (5,806)
    Washington:

    12.8% (206,807)
    15 to 19 minutes - Males:
    Vancouver:

    21.5% (9,222)
    Washington:

    15.6% (251,854)
    20 to 24 minutes - Males:
    Vancouver:

    17.5% (7,496)
    Washington:

    14.8% (238,334)
    25 to 29 minutes - Males:
    Vancouver:

    7.9% (3,394)
    Washington:

    6.2% (99,836)
    30 to 34 minutes - Males:
    Vancouver:

    13.7% (5,884)
    Washington:

    13.6% (219,665)
    35 to 39 minutes - Males:
    Vancouver:

    1.9% (812)
    Washington:

    3.2% (51,947)
    40 to 44 minutes - Males:
    Vancouver:

    2.6% (1,134)
    Washington:

    4.3% (70,022)
    45 to 59 minutes - Males:
    Vancouver:

    5.9% (2,518)
    Washington:

    8.5% (137,665)
    60 to 89 minutes - Males:
    Vancouver:

    3.2% (1,377)
    Washington:

    6.3% (102,313)
    90 or more minutes - Males:
    Vancouver:

    1.9% (794)
    Washington:

    3.1% (49,814)

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2013 (%) - Females

    Less than 5 minutes - Females:
    Vancouver:

    2.6% (1,116)
    Washington:

    3.3% (45,568)
    5 to 9 minutes - Females:
    Vancouver:

    10.0% (4,324)
    Washington:

    11.0% (151,274)
    10 to 14 minutes - Females:
    Vancouver:

    16.6% (7,153)
    Washington:

    14.1% (194,460)
    15 to 19 minutes - Females:
    Vancouver:

    24.3% (10,449)
    Washington:

    16.3% (224,550)
    20 to 24 minutes - Females:
    Vancouver:

    16.6% (7,154)
    Washington:

    15.7% (216,341)
    25 to 29 minutes - Females:
    Vancouver:

    6.6% (2,830)
    Washington:

    6.5% (89,683)
    30 to 34 minutes - Females:
    Vancouver:

    12.1% (5,201)
    Washington:

    12.7% (174,551)
    35 to 39 minutes - Females:
    Vancouver:

    1.0% (451)
    Washington:

    2.7% (36,845)
    40 to 44 minutes - Females:
    Vancouver:

    3.1% (1,314)
    Washington:

    3.7% (50,646)
    45 to 59 minutes - Females:
    Vancouver:

    4.5% (1,925)
    Washington:

    7.3% (100,073)
    60 to 89 minutes - Females:
    Vancouver:

    1.5% (624)
    Washington:

    4.7% (64,863)
    90 or more minutes - Females:
    Vancouver:

    1.1% (488)
    Washington:

    1.9% (26,595)

Means of transportation to work

Means of transportation to work in 2013 - Vancouver

Means of transportation to work in 2013 - Washington

Drove car alone:
Vancouver:

79.6% (72,252)
Washington:

72.6% (2,294,211)
Carpooled:
Vancouver:

10.2% (9,221)
Washington:

10.1% (320,063)
Bus or trolley bus:
Vancouver:

1.8% (1,589)
Washington:

5.6% (175,872)
Streetcar or trolley car:
Vancouver:

0.1% (56)
Washington:

0.0% (1,064)
Railroad:
Vancouver:

0.0% (31)
Washington:

0.2% (7,787)
Bicycle:
Vancouver:

0.4% (332)
Washington:

0.8% (26,455)
Walked:
Vancouver:

2.1% (1,875)
Washington:

3.5% (110,888)
Other means:
Vancouver:

0.6% (503)
Washington:

1.2% (37,535)

Means of transportation to work in 2000 - Vancouver

Means of transportation to work in 2000 - Washington

Drove car alone:
Vancouver:

76.9% (51,565)
Washington:

73.3% (2,040,833)
Carpooled:
Vancouver:

12.6% (8,450)
Washington:

12.8% (357,742)
Bus or trolley bus:
Vancouver:

3.5% (2,341)
Washington:

4.5% (124,450)
Streetcar or trolley car:
Vancouver:

0.1% (65)
Washington:

0.0% (589)
Subway or elevated:
Vancouver:

0.1% (50)
Washington:

0.0% (598)
Railroad:
Vancouver:

0.0% (8)
Washington:

0.0% (301)
Taxicab:
Vancouver:

0.0% (7)
Washington:

0.1% (1,417)
Motorcycle:
Vancouver:

0.1% (75)
Washington:

0.2% (4,353)
Bicycle:
Vancouver:

0.5% (317)
Washington:

0.6% (16,205)
Walked:
Vancouver:

1.8% (1,225)
Washington:

3.2% (89,739)
Other means:
Vancouver:

0.7% (496)
Washington:

0.7% (19,499)

Means of transportation to work in 2013 - Vancouver (Males)

Means of transportation to work in 2013 - Washington (Males)

    Drove car alone - Males:
    Vancouver:

    77.6% (35,113)
    Washington:

    72.3% (1,227,438)
    Carpooled - Males:
    Vancouver:

    11.2% (5,082)
    Washington:

    10.1% (170,985)
    Bus or trolley bus - Males:
    Vancouver:

    2.2% (975)
    Washington:

    5.5% (93,785)
    Streetcar or trolley car - Males:
    Vancouver:

    0.1% (56)
    Washington:

    0.0% (535)
    Railroad - Males:
    Vancouver:

    0.1% (31)
    Washington:

    0.3% (4,816)
    Bicycle - Males:
    Vancouver:

    0.4% (196)
    Washington:

    1.1% (18,915)
    Walked - Males:
    Vancouver:

    2.1% (963)
    Washington:

    3.8% (63,735)
    Other means - Males:
    Vancouver:

    0.9% (414)
    Washington:

    1.5% (24,746)

Means of transportation to work in 2013 - Vancouver (Females)

Means of transportation to work in 2013Travel time to work - Washington (Females)

    Drove car alone - Females:
    Vancouver:

    81.6% (37,139)
    Washington:

    73.0% (1,066,773)
    Carpooled - Females:
    Vancouver:

    9.1% (4,139)
    Washington:

    10.2% (149,078)
    Bus or trolley bus - Females:
    Vancouver:

    1.3% (614)
    Washington:

    5.6% (82,087)
    Bicycle - Females:
    Vancouver:

    0.3% (136)
    Washington:

    0.5% (7,540)
    Walked - Females:
    Vancouver:

    2.0% (912)
    Washington:

    3.2% (47,153)
    Other means - Females:
    Vancouver:

    0.2% (89)
    Washington:

    0.9% (12,789)

Private vehicle occupancy

Private vehicle occupancy (%)

Drove alone:
Vancouver:

85.9% (51,565)
Washington:

85.1% (2,040,833)
In 2 person carpool:
Vancouver:

11.9% (7,125)
Washington:

11.8% (282,638)
In 3 person carpool:
Vancouver:

1.4% (855)
Washington:

1.9% (44,791)
In 4 person carpool:
Vancouver:

0.5% (308)
Washington:

0.6% (14,195)
In 5-6 person carpool:
Vancouver:

0.2% (105)
Washington:

0.3% (7,914)
In 7+ person carpool:
Vancouver:

0.1% (57)
Washington:

0.3% (8,204)

Class of Workers

Class of Workers (%)

Employee of private company:
Vancouver:

74.4% (50,363)
Washington:

66.0% (1,843,000)
Self-employed in own incorporated business:
Vancouver:

2.6% (1,738)
Washington:

3.2% (90,102)
Private not-for-profit wage and salary workers:
Vancouver:

6.0% (4,044)
Washington:

6.9% (191,927)
Local government workers:
Vancouver:

5.7% (3,846)
Washington:

6.4% (178,161)
State government workers:
Vancouver:

3.7% (2,487)
Washington:

6.9% (192,408)
Federal government workers:
Vancouver:

2.1% (1,441)
Washington:

3.2% (89,153)
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business:
Vancouver:

5.4% (3,637)
Washington:

7.2% (199,827)
Unpaid family workers:
Vancouver:

0.2% (164)
Washington:

0.3% (9,144)

Class of Workers (%) - Males

Employee of private company - Males:
Vancouver:

78.8% (28,629)
Washington:

69.7% (1,044,674)
Self-employed in own incorporated business - Males:
Vancouver:

3.6% (1,325)
Washington:

4.3% (64,169)
Private not-for-profit wage and salary workers - Males:
Vancouver:

3.4% (1,228)
Washington:

4.2% (63,257)
Local government workers - Males:
Vancouver:

4.7% (1,692)
Washington:

5.3% (79,844)
State government workers - Males:
Vancouver:

2.0% (740)
Washington:

5.1% (76,834)
Federal government workers - Males:
Vancouver:

2.1% (777)
Washington:

3.5% (52,763)
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business - Males:
Vancouver:

5.1% (1,841)
Washington:

7.6% (114,199)
Unpaid family workers - Males:
Vancouver:

0.2% (89)
Washington:

0.3% (3,889)

Class of Workers (%) - Females

Employee of private company - Females:
Vancouver:

69.2% (21,734)
Washington:

61.7% (798,326)
Self-employed in own incorporated business - Females:
Vancouver:

1.3% (413)
Washington:

2.0% (25,933)
Private not-for-profit wage and salary workers - Females:
Vancouver:

9.0% (2,816)
Washington:

9.9% (128,670)
Local government workers - Females:
Vancouver:

6.9% (2,154)
Washington:

7.6% (98,317)
State government workers - Females:
Vancouver:

5.6% (1,747)
Washington:

8.9% (115,574)
Federal government workers - Females:
Vancouver:

2.1% (664)
Washington:

2.8% (36,390)
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business - Females:
Vancouver:

5.7% (1,796)
Washington:

6.6% (85,628)
Unpaid family workers - Females:
Vancouver:

0.2% (75)
Washington:

0.4% (5,255)
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