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Employed labour force(1) by mode of transportation, both sexes, 2006 counts, for Canada, provinces and territories, and census metropolitan areas and census agglomerations of residence - 20% sample data

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Place of residence Place of work
Place of residence3 Mode of transportation
Total Car, truck or van as driver Car, truck or van as passenger Sustainable transportation4 Other
Total Public transit Walked Bicycle
Notes:
  1. Persons who, during the week (Sunday to Saturday) prior to Census Day (May 16, 2006):
    (a) did any work at all for pay or in self-employment or without pay in a family farm, business or professional practice
    (b) were absent from their job or business, with or without pay, for the entire week because of a vacation, an illness, a labour dispute at their place of work, or any other reasons.
  2. Place of work data are not available for percent distribution (1996) and percentage change (1996 to 2006).
  3. Place of residence: applies to the employed labour force with either a usual place of work or with no fixed workplace address.
  4. Sustainable transportation includes public transit, walking and cycling.
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Canada ! 14,714,260 10,644,325 1,133,150 2,757,530 1,622,725 939,290 195,515 179,250
British Columbia ! 1,890,055 1,353,790 145,845 362,800 195,150 130,280 37,370 27,620
Vancouver, CMA ! E 1,003,020 675,075 70,990 245,440 165,435 63,415 16,585 11,520
Victoria, CMA ! 158,510 102,920 10,715 41,670 16,205 16,505 8,950 3,205
Kelowna, CMA ! 73,030 59,435 5,640 6,850 1,955 3,340 1,550 1,100
Kamloops, CA ! 44,730 35,630 3,725 4,725 1,690 2,470 565 655
Nanaimo, CA ! 40,410 32,370 2,790 4,580 1,220 2,630 730 665
Abbotsford, CMA ! 72,280 60,140 7,225 4,075 1,270 2,295 510 840
Prince George, CA ! 42,065 34,165 3,560 3,565 745 2,370 455 775
Penticton, CA ! 17,850 13,170 1,740 2,705 205 1,965 540 230
Courtenay, CA ! 20,245 15,510 1,470 2,705 350 1,515 840 555
Chilliwack, CA ! 34,240 28,320 3,115 2,430 385 1,615 430 370
Vernon, CA ! 23,550 19,140 1,870 2,305 190 1,650 465 230
Duncan, CA ! 16,845 13,495 1,575 1,570 165 1,205 200 205
Campbell River, CA ! 16,325 12,710 1,455 1,525 410 900 210 635
Prince Rupert, CA ! 6,020 3,725 810 1,255 215 975 65 230
Cranbrook, CA ! 11,395 8,830 1,175 1,250 190 880 180 135
Fort St. John, CA ! 13,990 11,245 1,340 1,185 75 1,005 105 215
Port Alberni, CA ! 10,220 8,110 905 965 100 775 95 235
Parksville, CA ! 8,245 6,560 620 925 110 640 170 140
Terrace, CA ! 8,175 6,475 770 840 80 645 120 90
Squamish, CA ! 7,960 5,960 1,065 785 215 420 150 155
Williams Lake, CA ! 8,920 7,105 925 760 90 555 115 130
Salmon Arm, CA ! 6,635 5,230 605 735 40 585 105 60
Powell River, CA ! 6,495 5,220 505 630 95 410 125 140
Quesnel, CA ! 9,665 8,210 740 595 70 420 105 115
Dawson Creek, CA ! 5,590 4,380 580 545 25 450 65 80
Kitimat, CA ! 4,175 3,410 365 345 85 250 10 55
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