Transportation
  Commuter Data
    Tables

Actions

Year  Workers using public transportation
% of commuting workers
Workers driving to work
% of commuting workers
Workers riding as passengers to work
% of commuting workers
Workers walking to work
% of commuting workers
Workers bicycling to work
% of commuting workers
Median Distance of Commuting to Work
km
 
 
19967.70  76.00  7.40  6.50  1.10  6.90   
1997                   
1998                   
1999                   
2000                   
20017.90  76.20  6.90  6.20  1.20  7.10   
2002                   
2003                   
2004                   
2005                   
20069.20  74.30  7.90  5.90  1.10  7.50   
2007                   
2008                   
2009                   
2010                   
201111.40  75.10  5.50  5.50  1.20      
 

References and Related Online Materials

Workers using public transportation:

2011. http://www12.statcan.gc.ca/nhs-enm/2011/dp-pd/dt-td/Rp-eng.cfm?LANG=E&APATH=3&DETAIL=0&DIM=0&FL=A&FREE=0&GC=0&GID=0&GK=0&GRP=0&PID=105619&PRID=0&PTYPE=105277&S=0&SHOWALL=1&SUB=0&Temporal=2013&THEME=96&VID=0&VNAMEE=&VNAMEF= 

2006: Statistics Canada. (no date). Employed labour force by mode of transportation, both sexes, percentage distribution (2006), for Canada, provinces and territories of residence - 20% sample data. 2006 Census Highlight Tables. Last updated June 2, 2009. http://www12.statcan.ca/census-recensement/2006/dp-pd/hlt/97-561/T603-eng.cfm?SR=1 (accessed June 1, 2010). 

1996 & 2001: Statistics Canada. (2003). Where Canadians work and how they got there (Catalogue no. 96F0030XIE2001010). 2001 Census: analysis series. http://www12.statcan.gc.ca/english/census01/products/analytic/companion/pow/contents.cfm (accessed May 31, 2010).

Workers driving to work:

See reference for "Workers using public transportation."

Workers riding as passengers to work:See reference for "Workers using public transportation."
Workers walking to work:See reference for "Workers using public transportation."
Workers bicycling to work:See reference for "Workers using public transportation."
Median Distance of Commuting to Work:

Statistics Canada. (no date). Employed labour force 15 years and over having a usual place of work in occupied private dwellings by commuting distance, period of construction and structural type of dwelling single-detached house, 2006 counts, for Canada, provinces and territories - 20% sample data. 2006 Census Highlight Tables. Last updated June 2, 2009. http://www12.statcan.ca/census-recensement/2006/dp-pd/hlt/97-561/Index-eng.cfm (accessed June 1, 2010).

Prior statistics are from similar information tables from previous census years.