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Based on the data from 2000 / 2009 when the population of Vancouver, Washington was 143,593 / 165,809

Most common industries (%)

Most common industries for males (%)

Most common industries for females (%)

Most Common Industries

Industry

All

Males

Females

Health care8.3% (5,649)2.9% (1,062)14.6% (4,587)
Accommodation and food services7.4% (4,996)5.5% (1,995)9.6% (3,001)
Construction6.7% (4,564)11.2% (4,051)1.6% (513)
Educational services6.4% (4,358)3.4% (1,250)9.9% (3,108)
Computer and electronic products4.9% (3,288)5.9% (2,141)3.7% (1,147)
Professional, scientific, and technical services4.4% (3,003)4.4% (1,582)4.5% (1,421)
Administrative and support and waste management services3.8% (2,573)3.9% (1,406)3.7% (1,167)
Finance and insurance3.7% (2,529)2.2% (792)5.5% (1,737)
Public administration3.5% (2,364)3.1% (1,144)3.9% (1,220)
Real estate and rental and leasing2.5% (1,716)2.4% (863)2.7% (853)
Food and beverage stores2.3% (1,535)2.3% (820)2.3% (715)
Department and other general merchandise stores2.0% (1,377)1.3% (470)2.9% (907)
Metal and metal products2.0% (1,370)3.2% (1,159)0.7% (211)
Truck transportation2.0% (1,356)3.2% (1,164)0.6% (192)
Air transportation1.9% (1,291)2.2% (798)1.6% (493)
Other transportation, and support activities, and couriers1.9% (1,286)2.6% (935)1.1% (351)
Transportation equipment1.9% (1,254)2.7% (968)0.9% (286)
Social assistance1.8% (1,244)0.5% (176)3.4% (1,068)
Broadcasting and telecommunications1.7% (1,136)1.7% (625)1.6% (511)
Motor vehicle and parts dealers1.7% (1,128)2.4% (867)0.8% (261)
Repair and maintenance1.5% (1,020)2.5% (900)0.4% (120)
Paper1.4% (964)1.9% (680)0.9% (284)
Personal and laundry services1.3% (899)0.5% (187)2.3% (712)
Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations1.3% (859)1.1% (411)1.4% (448)
Miscellaneous manufacturing1.2% (783)1.3% (477)1.0% (306)
Arts, entertainment, and recreation1.1% (739)1.1% (398)1.1% (341)
Radio, TV, and computer stores1.0% (670)1.0% (379)0.9% (291)
Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers0.9% (597)1.2% (442)0.5% (155)
Publishing, and motion picture and sound recording industries0.9% (580)0.9% (333)0.8% (247)
Food0.8% (571)1.0% (351)0.7% (220)
Machinery0.8% (560)1.3% (463)0.3% (97)
Utilities0.8% (549)0.8% (294)0.8% (255)
Machinery, equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers0.8% (519)1.0% (366)0.5% (153)
Used merchandise, gift, novelty, and souvenir, and other miscellaneous stores0.7% (501)0.5% (187)1.0% (314)
Furniture and home furnishings, and household appliance stores0.7% (496)0.9% (322)0.6% (174)
Other direct selling establishments0.6% (436)0.7% (254)0.6% (182)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting0.6% (423)0.8% (305)0.4% (118)
Electrical and electronic goods merchant wholesalers0.6% (420)0.7% (264)0.5% (156)
Groceries and related products merchant wholesalers0.6% (384)0.9% (334)0.2% (50)
Private households0.6% (373)0.1% (43)1.1% (330)
Nonmetallic mineral products0.5% (371)0.9% (327)0.1% (44)
Chemicals0.5% (369)0.6% (225)0.5% (144)
Sporting goods, camera, and hobby and toy stores0.5% (364)0.5% (164)0.6% (200)
U. S. Postal service0.5% (359)0.6% (206)0.5% (153)
Printing and related support activities0.5% (344)0.7% (253)0.3% (91)
Furniture and related product manufacturing0.4% (298)0.7% (254)0.1% (44)
Textile mills and textile products0.4% (293)0.5% (175)0.4% (118)
Plastics and rubber products0.4% (287)0.6% (201)0.3% (86)
Wood products0.4% (279)0.7% (258)0.1% (21)
Pharmacies and drug stores0.4% (277)0.2% (62)0.7% (215)
Clothing and accessories, including shoe, stores0.4% (272)0.2% (90)0.6% (182)
Rail transportation0.4% (268)0.7% (246)0.1% (22)
Apparel0.4% (255)0.3% (91)0.5% (164)
Electrical equipment, appliances, and components0.3% (235)0.5% (174)0.2% (61)
Motor vehicles, parts and supplies merchant wholesalers0.3% (228)0.3% (124)0.3% (104)
Professional and commercial equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers0.3% (223)0.4% (135)0.3% (88)
Data processing, libraries, and other information services0.3% (221)0.3% (98)0.4% (123)
Gasoline stations0.3% (182)0.3% (91)0.3% (91)
Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers0.2% (159)0.3% (104)0.2% (55)
Lumber and other construction materials merchant wholesalers0.2% (152)0.3% (124)0.1% (28)
Drugs, sundries, and chemical and allied products merchant wholesalers0.2% (144)0.3% (110)0.1% (34)
Electronic shopping and mail-order houses0.2% (134)0.2% (70)0.2% (64)
Health and personal care, except drug, stores0.2% (122)0.1% (33)0.3% (89)
Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers0.2% (120)0.3% (107)0.0% (13)
Paper and paper products merchant wholesalers0.2% (110)0.2% (70)0.1% (40)
Hardware, plumbing and heating equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers0.2% (108)0.3% (99)0.0% (9)
Alcoholic beverages merchant wholesalers0.2% (107)0.2% (90)0.1% (17)
Music stores0.1% (97)0.2% (75)0.1% (22)
Metals and minerals, except petroleum, merchant wholesalers0.1% (95)0.2% (77)0.1% (18)
Apparel, fabrics, and notions merchant wholesalers0.1% (89)0.2% (55)0.1% (34)
Book stores and news dealers0.1% (85)0.1% (42)0.1% (43)
Jewelry, luggage, and leather goods stores0.1% (85)0.1% (40)0.1% (45)
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction0.1% (83)0.2% (71)0.0% (12)
Recyclable material merchant wholesalers0.1% (65)0.1% (53)0.0% (12)
Beverage and tobacco products0.1% (47)0.1% (37)0.0% (10)

Most common occupations (%)

Most common occupations for males (%)

Most common occupations for females (%)

Most common occupations

Occupation

All

Males

Females

Other production occupations including supervisors4.6% (3,112)6.0% (2,186)2.9% (926)
Other sales and related workers including supervisors4.6% (3,091)5.3% (1,908)3.8% (1,183)
Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers4.0% (2,676)4.2% (1,528)3.7% (1,148)
Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors3.7% (2,499)1.4% (514)6.3% (1,985)
Retail sales workers except cashiers2.9% (1,975)2.8% (1,030)3.0% (945)
Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers2.8% (1,915)2.8% (1,017)2.9% (898)
Driver/sales workers and truck drivers2.8% (1,909)4.9% (1,767)0.5% (142)
Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations2.7% (1,824)3.0% (1,097)2.3% (727)
Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors2.7% (1,807)4.6% (1,679)0.4% (128)
Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing2.6% (1,786)3.1% (1,129)2.1% (657)
Secretaries and administrative assistants2.6% (1,733)0.1% (30)5.4% (1,703)
Information and record clerks except customer service representatives2.4% (1,650)0.6% (234)4.5% (1,416)
Customer service representatives2.3% (1,560)1.2% (423)3.6% (1,137)
Business operations specialists2.3% (1,548)1.7% (611)3.0% (937)
Computer specialists2.2% (1,507)3.1% (1,117)1.2% (390)
Metal workers and plastic workers2.2% (1,472)3.5% (1,289)0.6% (183)
Laborers and material movers, hand2.0% (1,379)3.0% (1,078)1.0% (301)
Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers2.0% (1,378)0.9% (311)3.4% (1,067)
Engineers1.9% (1,293)3.2% (1,167)0.4% (126)
Cooks and food preparation workers1.8% (1,219)1.6% (567)2.1% (652)
Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers1.7% (1,156)3.1% (1,120)0.1% (36)
Cashiers1.7% (1,136)1.1% (391)2.4% (745)
Assemblers and fabricators1.6% (1,098)1.8% (670)1.4% (428)
Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks1.4% (978)0.2% (72)2.9% (906)
Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers1.4% (916)0.7% (249)2.1% (667)
Top executives1.3% (904)2.0% (713)0.6% (191)
Registered nurses1.3% (878)0.2% (86)2.5% (792)
Accountants and auditors1.3% (877)1.0% (368)1.6% (509)
Waiters and waitresses1.3% (870)0.5% (190)2.2% (680)
Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers1.3% (860)2.3% (840)0.1% (20)
Health technologists and technicians1.2% (843)0.3% (119)2.3% (724)
Carpenters1.2% (827)2.2% (815)0.0% (12)
Other food preparation and serving workers including supervisors1.2% (810)1.0% (369)1.4% (441)
Child care workers1.2% (802)0.1% (54)2.4% (748)
Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists1.1% (766)0.5% (190)1.8% (576)
Operations specialties managers except financial managers1.1% (744)1.4% (501)0.8% (243)
Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers1.1% (716)1.0% (348)1.2% (368)
Food and beverage serving workers except waiters/waitresses1.0% (685)0.6% (230)1.4% (455)
Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks1.0% (663)0.2% (72)1.9% (591)
Other healthcare support occupations0.9% (603)0.0% (12)1.9% (591)
Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides0.9% (597)0.3% (101)1.6% (496)
Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations0.8% (563)0.3% (118)1.4% (445)
Construction laborers0.8% (537)1.4% (510)0.1% (27)
Drafters, engineering, and mapping technicians0.8% (520)1.1% (394)0.4% (126)
Other protective service workers including supervisors0.7% (499)1.0% (374)0.4% (125)
Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers0.7% (484)0.5% (184)1.0% (300)
Media and communication equipment workers0.7% (483)0.7% (269)0.7% (214)
Supervisors, construction and extraction workers0.7% (442)1.2% (422)0.1% (20)
Material moving workers except laborers and material movers, hand0.6% (406)0.9% (343)0.2% (63)
Secondary school teachers0.6% (402)0.5% (164)0.8% (238)
Personal appearance workers0.6% (402)0.1% (47)1.1% (355)
Other financial specialists0.6% (400)0.6% (232)0.5% (168)
Financial managers0.6% (397)0.7% (251)0.5% (146)
Art and design workers0.6% (376)0.5% (180)0.6% (196)
Electricians0.5% (368)1.0% (361)0.0% (7)
Law enforcement workers including supervisors0.5% (367)0.8% (300)0.2% (67)
Air transportation workers0.5% (367)0.9% (339)0.1% (28)
Bus drivers0.5% (366)0.3% (102)0.8% (264)
Transportation, tourism, and lodging attendants0.5% (335)0.3% (100)0.7% (235)
Food processing workers0.4% (299)0.5% (181)0.4% (118)
Pipelayers, plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters0.4% (291)0.8% (291)0.0% (0)
Other health diagnosing and treating practitioners and technical occupations0.4% (275)0.5% (173)0.3% (102)
Entertainers and performers, sports, and related workers0.4% (260)0.5% (168)0.3% (92)
Legal support workers0.4% (258)0.0% (0)0.8% (258)
Agricultural workers including supervisors0.4% (257)0.6% (206)0.2% (51)
Postsecondary teachers0.4% (257)0.4% (152)0.3% (105)
Other construction workers and helpers0.3% (230)0.6% (210)0.1% (20)
Rail and water transportation workers0.3% (229)0.6% (222)0.0% (7)
Printing workers0.3% (220)0.5% (179)0.1% (41)
Physicians and surgeons0.3% (206)0.4% (152)0.2% (54)
Religious workers0.3% (195)0.4% (146)0.2% (49)
Lawyers0.3% (189)0.4% (141)0.2% (48)
Therapists0.2% (168)0.2% (82)0.3% (86)
Supervisors, transportation and material moving workers0.2% (163)0.4% (141)0.1% (22)
Painters and paperhangers0.2% (159)0.4% (153)0.0% (6)
Social scientists and related workers0.2% (152)0.3% (96)0.2% (56)
Other transportation workers0.2% (133)0.3% (101)0.1% (32)
Woodworkers0.2% (129)0.4% (129)0.0% (0)
Motor vehicle operators except bus and truck drivers0.2% (105)0.3% (91)0.0% (14)
Life and physical scientists0.2% (102)0.1% (29)0.2% (73)
Architects, surveyors, and cartographers0.1% (99)0.2% (57)0.1% (42)
Fire fighting and prevention workers including supervisors0.1% (91)0.2% (83)0.0% (8)
Plant and system operators0.1% (89)0.2% (80)0.0% (9)
Mathematical science occupations0.1% (82)0.1% (54)0.1% (28)
Librarians, curators, and archivists0.1% (80)0.0% (10)0.2% (70)
Extraction workers0.1% (49)0.1% (49)0.0% (0)
Unemployment by race in 2000:

Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 6.3%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 5.9%


Unemployment rate for Black males: 11.6%
Unemployment rate for Black females: 10.9%


Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native males: 8.4%
Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native females: 17.4%


Unemployment rate for Asian males: 4.7%
Unemployment rate for Asian females: 8.0%


Unemployment rate for other race males: 10.4%
Unemployment rate for other race females: 9.7%


Unemployment rate for two or more race males: 9.3%
Unemployment rate for two or more race females: 14.3%


Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino males: 8.2%
Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino females: 9.1%

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.:
Vancouver:

5.1% (3,393)
Washington:

5.4% (158,707)
    12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m. - Males:
    Vancouver:

    5.5% (1,903)
    Washington:

    7.2% (113,572)
    12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m. - Females:
    Vancouver:

    4.6% (1,490)
    Washington:

    3.3% (45,135)
5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m.:
Vancouver:

3.4% (2,263)
Washington:

4.4% (127,607)
    5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m. - Males:
    Vancouver:

    3.9% (1,356)
    Washington:

    5.7% (90,067)
    5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m. - Females:
    Vancouver:

    2.8% (907)
    Washington:

    2.8% (37,540)
5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m.:
Vancouver:

7.1% (4,735)
Washington:

5.7% (167,069)
    5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m. - Males:
    Vancouver:

    8.1% (2,803)
    Washington:

    7.1% (111,343)
    5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m. - Females:
    Vancouver:

    6.0% (1,932)
    Washington:

    4.1% (55,726)
6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m.:
Vancouver:

8.1% (5,376)
Washington:

8.9% (261,506)
    6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m. - Males:
    Vancouver:

    9.3% (3,205)
    Washington:

    10.6% (167,337)
    6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m. - Females:
    Vancouver:

    6.8% (2,171)
    Washington:

    6.9% (94,169)
6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m.:
Vancouver:

13.8% (9,229)
Washington:

10.3% (302,115)
    6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m. - Males:
    Vancouver:

    14.1% (4,889)
    Washington:

    10.6% (167,033)
    6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m. - Females:
    Vancouver:

    13.5% (4,340)
    Washington:

    9.9% (135,082)
7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m.:
Vancouver:

13.2% (8,792)
Washington:

13.0% (381,225)
    7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m. - Males:
    Vancouver:

    13.4% (4,627)
    Washington:

    12.8% (201,487)
    7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m. - Females:
    Vancouver:

    13.0% (4,165)
    Washington:

    13.2% (179,738)
7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m.:
Vancouver:

12.6% (8,395)
Washington:

12.1% (355,010)
    7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m. - Males:
    Vancouver:

    10.5% (3,635)
    Washington:

    10.5% (165,022)
    7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m. - Females:
    Vancouver:

    14.8% (4,760)
    Washington:

    14.0% (189,988)
8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m.:
Vancouver:

7.9% (5,271)
Washington:

9.7% (284,780)
    8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m. - Males:
    Vancouver:

    8.7% (3,001)
    Washington:

    8.7% (136,565)
    8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m. - Females:
    Vancouver:

    7.1% (2,270)
    Washington:

    10.9% (148,215)
8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m.:
Vancouver:

6.6% (4,436)
Washington:

5.8% (170,352)
    8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m. - Males:
    Vancouver:

    5.0% (1,741)
    Washington:

    4.5% (71,504)
    8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m. - Females:
    Vancouver:

    8.4% (2,695)
    Washington:

    7.3% (98,848)
9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m.:
Vancouver:

5.7% (3,791)
Washington:

7.0% (203,796)
    9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m. - Males:
    Vancouver:

    4.2% (1,459)
    Washington:

    6.0% (94,515)
    9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m. - Females:
    Vancouver:

    7.3% (2,332)
    Washington:

    8.0% (109,281)
10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m.:
Vancouver:

2.9% (1,934)
Washington:

3.3% (95,673)
    10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m. - Males:
    Vancouver:

    2.6% (900)
    Washington:

    2.4% (37,042)
    10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m. - Females:
    Vancouver:

    3.2% (1,034)
    Washington:

    4.3% (58,631)
11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m.:
Vancouver:

1.1% (741)
Washington:

1.5% (45,371)
    11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m. - Males:
    Vancouver:

    1.3% (456)
    Washington:

    1.2% (18,151)
    11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m. - Females:
    Vancouver:

    0.9% (285)
    Washington:

    2.0% (27,220)
12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m.:
Vancouver:

6.1% (4,064)
Washington:

6.9% (203,206)
    12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m. - Males:
    Vancouver:

    5.3% (1,838)
    Washington:

    6.9% (108,143)
    12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m. - Females:
    Vancouver:

    6.9% (2,226)
    Washington:

    7.0% (95,063)
4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m.:
Vancouver:

6.4% (4,301)
Washington:

5.9% (174,109)
    4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m. - Males:
    Vancouver:

    8.0% (2,767)
    Washington:

    5.8% (90,907)
    4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m. - Females:
    Vancouver:

    4.8% (1,534)
    Washington:

    6.1% (83,202)
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)

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 (in minutes) to work in 2008 (%)

Working at home in 2008 - Vancouver

Working at home in 2008 - Washington

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 - Vancouver

Working at home in 2000 - Washington

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

2.6% (2,072)
Washington:

3.3% (93,762)
    Less than 5 minutes - Males:
    Vancouver:

    2.7% (1,040)
    Washington:

    3.1% (47,604)
    Less than 5 minutes - Females:
    Vancouver:

    2.5% (1,032)
    Washington:

    3.4% (46,158)
5 to 9 minutes:
Vancouver:

10.8% (8,551)
Washington:

10.4% (298,982)
    5 to 9 minutes - Males:
    Vancouver:

    10.3% (3,931)
    Washington:

    9.2% (142,472)
    5 to 9 minutes - Females:
    Vancouver:

    11.2% (4,620)
    Washington:

    11.7% (156,510)
10 to 14 minutes:
Vancouver:

19.0% (15,082)
Washington:

14.3% (412,050)
    10 to 14 minutes - Males:
    Vancouver:

    17.3% (6,576)
    Washington:

    13.0% (199,960)
    10 to 14 minutes - Females:
    Vancouver:

    20.7% (8,506)
    Washington:

    15.8% (212,090)
15 to 19 minutes:
Vancouver:

18.8% (14,912)
Washington:

16.0% (459,700)
    15 to 19 minutes - Males:
    Vancouver:

    16.7% (6,380)
    Washington:

    15.3% (236,161)
    15 to 19 minutes - Females:
    Vancouver:

    20.8% (8,532)
    Washington:

    16.7% (223,539)
20 to 24 minutes:
Vancouver:

18.1% (14,296)
Washington:

14.7% (423,454)
    20 to 24 minutes - Males:
    Vancouver:

    20.4% (7,775)
    Washington:

    14.7% (226,486)
    20 to 24 minutes - Females:
    Vancouver:

    15.9% (6,521)
    Washington:

    14.7% (196,968)
25 to 29 minutes:
Vancouver:

7.5% (5,910)
Washington:

6.5% (187,047)
    25 to 29 minutes - Males:
    Vancouver:

    7.6% (2,880)
    Washington:

    6.3% (97,349)
    25 to 29 minutes - Females:
    Vancouver:

    7.4% (3,030)
    Washington:

    6.7% (89,698)
30 to 34 minutes:
Vancouver:

10.5% (8,344)
Washington:

13.3% (383,047)
    30 to 34 minutes - Males:
    Vancouver:

    9.6% (3,675)
    Washington:

    14.1% (217,311)
    30 to 34 minutes - Females:
    Vancouver:

    11.4% (4,669)
    Washington:

    12.4% (165,736)
35 to 39 minutes:
Vancouver:

2.2% (1,718)
Washington:

2.9% (82,134)
    35 to 39 minutes - Males:
    Vancouver:

    3.2% (1,230)
    Washington:

    3.1% (47,599)
    35 to 39 minutes - Females:
    Vancouver:

    1.2% (488)
    Washington:

    2.6% (34,535)
40 to 44 minutes:
Vancouver:

2.0% (1,571)
Washington:

3.8% (108,348)
    40 to 44 minutes - Males:
    Vancouver:

    1.3% (488)
    Washington:

    4.1% (62,976)
    40 to 44 minutes - Females:
    Vancouver:

    2.6% (1,083)
    Washington:

    3.4% (45,372)
45 to 59 minutes:
Vancouver:

5.1% (4,057)
Washington:

7.4% (213,276)
    45 to 59 minutes - Males:
    Vancouver:

    7.0% (2,676)
    Washington:

    8.1% (125,223)
    45 to 59 minutes - Females:
    Vancouver:

    3.4% (1,381)
    Washington:

    6.6% (88,053)
60 to 89 minutes:
Vancouver:

2.6% (2,054)
Washington:

5.2% (151,086)
    60 to 89 minutes - Males:
    Vancouver:

    2.8% (1,063)
    Washington:

    6.0% (92,909)
    60 to 89 minutes - Females:
    Vancouver:

    2.4% (991)
    Washington:

    4.3% (58,177)
90 or more minutes:
Vancouver:

0.8% (616)
Washington:

2.3% (67,041)
    90 or more minutes - Males:
    Vancouver:

    1.0% (394)
    Washington:

    2.9% (45,172)
    90 or more minutes - Females:
    Vancouver:

    0.5% (222)
    Washington:

    1.6% (21,869)
Travel time to work in 2000:
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 to work (in minutes) by means of transportation (%)

Travel time to work 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)

Means of transportation to work in 2008 - Vancouver

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

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

Means of transportation to work in 2008 - Washington

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

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

Means of transportation to work in 2000 - Vancouver

Means of transportation to work in 2000 - Washington

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

84.2% (69,545)
Washington:

72.1% (2,194,844)
    Drove car alone - Males:
    Vancouver:

    84.4% (33,619)
    Washington:

    72.1% (1,169,160)
    Drove car alone - Females:
    Vancouver:

    84.0% (35,926)
    Washington:

    72.2% (1,025,684)
Carpooled:
Vancouver:

7.9% (6,517)
Washington:

11.3% (343,549)
    Carpooled - Males:
    Vancouver:

    7.3% (2,922)
    Washington:

    11.4% (184,956)
    Carpooled - Females:
    Vancouver:

    8.4% (3,595)
    Washington:

    11.2% (158,593)
Bus or trolley bus:
Vancouver:

0.9% (717)
Washington:

5.4% (164,459)
    Bus or trolley bus - Males:
    Vancouver:

    0.3% (103)
    Washington:

    4.9% (79,845)
    Bus or trolley bus - Females:
    Vancouver:

    1.4% (614)
    Washington:

    6.0% (84,614)
Railroad:
Vancouver:

0.1% (64)
Washington:

0.2% (5,015)
    Railroad - Males:
    Vancouver:

    0.2% (64)
    Washington:

    0.1% (2,248)
Ferryboat:
Vancouver:

0.1% (55)
Washington:

0.2% (6,768)
    Ferryboat - Females:
    Vancouver:

    0.1% (55)
    Washington:

    0.2% (3,078)
Bicycle:
Vancouver:

0.4% (370)
Washington:

0.9% (28,359)
    Bicycle - Males:
    Vancouver:

    0.5% (214)
    Washington:

    1.2% (20,236)
    Bicycle - Females:
    Vancouver:

    0.4% (156)
    Washington:

    0.6% (8,123)
Walked:
Vancouver:

1.4% (1,193)
Washington:

3.4% (102,806)
    Walked - Males:
    Vancouver:

    1.5% (613)
    Washington:

    3.4% (55,498)
    Walked - Females:
    Vancouver:

    1.4% (580)
    Washington:

    3.3% (47,308)
Other means:
Vancouver:

0.9% (722)
Washington:

1.1% (32,838)
    Other means - Males:
    Vancouver:

    1.4% (573)
    Washington:

    1.5% (24,848)
    Other means - Females:
    Vancouver:

    0.3% (149)
    Washington:

    0.6% (7,990)
Means of transportation to work in 2000:
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)

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 (%) - Males

Class of Workers (%) - Females

Class of Workers:
Employee of private company:
Vancouver:

74.4% (50,363)
Washington:

66.0% (1,843,000)
    Employee of private company - Males:
    Vancouver:

    78.8% (28,629)
    Washington:

    69.7% (1,044,674)
    Employee of private company - Females:
    Vancouver:

    69.2% (21,734)
    Washington:

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

2.6% (1,738)
Washington:

3.2% (90,102)
    Self-employed in own incorporated business - Males:
    Vancouver:

    3.6% (1,325)
    Washington:

    4.3% (64,169)
    Self-employed in own incorporated business - Females:
    Vancouver:

    1.3% (413)
    Washington:

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

6.0% (4,044)
Washington:

6.9% (191,927)
    Private not-for-profit wage and salary workers - Males:
    Vancouver:

    3.4% (1,228)
    Washington:

    4.2% (63,257)
    Private not-for-profit wage and salary workers - Females:
    Vancouver:

    9.0% (2,816)
    Washington:

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

5.7% (3,846)
Washington:

6.4% (178,161)
    Local government workers - Males:
    Vancouver:

    4.7% (1,692)
    Washington:

    5.3% (79,844)
    Local government workers - Females:
    Vancouver:

    6.9% (2,154)
    Washington:

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

3.7% (2,487)
Washington:

6.9% (192,408)
    State government workers - Males:
    Vancouver:

    2.0% (740)
    Washington:

    5.1% (76,834)
    State government workers - Females:
    Vancouver:

    5.6% (1,747)
    Washington:

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

2.1% (1,441)
Washington:

3.2% (89,153)
    Federal government workers - Males:
    Vancouver:

    2.1% (777)
    Washington:

    3.5% (52,763)
    Federal government workers - Females:
    Vancouver:

    2.1% (664)
    Washington:

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

5.4% (3,637)
Washington:

7.2% (199,827)
    Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business - Males:
    Vancouver:

    5.1% (1,841)
    Washington:

    7.6% (114,199)
    Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business - Females:
    Vancouver:

    5.7% (1,796)
    Washington:

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

0.2% (164)
Washington:

0.3% (9,144)
    Unpaid family workers - Males:
    Vancouver:

    0.2% (89)
    Washington:

    0.3% (3,889)
    Unpaid family workers - Females:
    Vancouver:

    0.2% (75)
    Washington:

    0.4% (5,255)


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