1.6.3. Proportion of journeys to work by public transport (rail, metro, bus, tram)

Description of indicator

Journey to work refers to the shortest trip (from the place of residency to the work place, including change of transport mode) by commuters travelling to work places located within the boundary and should include trips by commuters not resident within the boundary but working within.Students are included.

Average time: Average time in minutes taken to travel between the place of residence and the work place (one way). The work place must be located within the specified boundary while the place of residency might be anywhere, including across borders.

Public transport is the network of buses, trains, tram etc. that run according to a planned time schedule and that anyone can use. The provider of the above mentioned services may be either the municipal authority or privately owned enterprises.

The source for this indicator is the Population and Housing Census 2011.

Available series: 2011.

Graphs and tables

For sub-municipal areas, it is possible to access tables in INEbase with all indicators. For Cities, Greater cities and Functional Urban Areas, it is possible whether to access a table in INEbase with all indicators and periods, or to visualize the indicator in the graph. In this case, when positioning on each bar, the data and the year referred to are shown.

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