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Table 1 Descriptive statistics for 2010 (n=23,231)

From: Cross-sectional and longitudinal analysis of the active commuting behaviors of U.S. Department of the Interior employees

  All Non-Active Walk Bike Mixed- Mode Non-Commute Other
Mean (SD) Mean (SD) Mean (SD) Mean (SD) Mean (SD) Mean (SD) Mean (SD)
Distance between home and work (miles)
  14.6 (11.7) 15.5 (11.6) 0.96 (0.7) 4.0 (2.7) 13.9 (10.5) 13.0 (11.1) 19.7 (23.0)
Commute time (minutes)
  26.0 (16.0) 26.0 (15.0) 7.1 (5.7) 16.1 (8.7) 43.7 (22.2) 23.2 (16.0) 19.1 (3.8)
Distance between home and nearest public transit station (miles)
  n (%) n (%) n (%) n (%) n (%) n (%) n (%)
<0.5 6,327 (37.2) 5,011 (34.1) 271 (60.8) 367 (68.6) 580 (54.3) 94 (37.3) 4 (80.0)
0.5-1.0 2,028 (11.9) 1,753 (11.9) 40 (9.0) 65 (12.1) 139 (13.0) 31 (12.3) 0 (0.0)
1-1.5 1,233 (7.3) 1,101 (7.5) 19 (4.3) 27 (5.0) 77 (7.2) 9 (3.6) 0 (0.0)
1.5-2.0 964 (5.7) 876 (6.0) 5 (1.1) 13 (2.4) 59 (5.5) 11 (4.4) 0 (0.0)
>2 4,728 (27.8) 4,335 (29.5) 84 (18.8) 39 (7.3) 195 (18.2) 74 (29.4) 1 (20.0)
Don't know 1,708 (10.1) 1,605 (10.9) 27 (6.1) 24 (4.5) 19 (1.8) 33 (13.1) 0 (0.0)
Work location
 Metro 17,853 (76.9) 15,674 (76.4) 363 (57.3) 517 (81.8) 1,042 (93.1) 252 (75.4) 5 (71.4)
 Non-metro 5,377 (23.1) 4,831 (23.6) 270 (42.6) 115 (18.2) 77 (6.9) 82 (24.6) 2 (28.6)
Sex
 Male 12,766 (55.0) 11,046 (53.9) 406 (64.1) 503 (79.6) 635 (56.7) 172 (51.5) 4 (57.1)
 Female 10,464 (45.0) 9,459 (46.1) 227 (35.9) 129 (20.4) 484 (43.2) 162 (48.5) 3 (42.9)
Age (years)
 ≤30 1,403 (6.0) 1,237 (6.0) 48 (7.6) 39 (6.2) 63 (5.6) 16 (4.8) 0 (0)
 31 to 40 3,876 (16.7) 3,380 (16.5) 135 (21.3) 138 (21.8) 177 (15.8) 46 (13.8) 0 (0)
 41 to 50 6,564 (28.3) 5,847 (28.5) 168 (26.5) 173 (27.4) 305 (27.3) 68 (20.4) 3 (42.9)
 51 to 60 8,942 (38.5) 7,857 (38.3) 222 (35.1) 240 (38.0) 458 (40.9) 163 (48.8) 2 (28.6)
 ≥61 2,445 (10.5) 2,184 (10.6) 60 (9.5) 42 (6.6) 116 (10.4) 41 (12.3) 2 (28.6)
  1. SD standard deviation