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Table 1 - Torontonians mode of travel to work

  2001 2006 2001-2006
Mode of travel # % # % % Change
Bicycle 14,925 1.3 19,780 1.7 + 32.6
Walked 73,230 6.4 81,565 7.1 + 11.4
Public transit 387,485 33.8 394,955 34.4 + 1.9
Car, truck, van, motorcycle, taxicab as driver or passenger 663,720 57.9 644,400 56.1 - 5.2% as driver
+ 18.7% as passenger
Other 6,630 0.6 8,215 0.7 +16.5

Source: Statistics Canada, 2006 Census

Table 2 - Age and sex profile of people who ride a bicycle to work,
as a percentage of all bicycle commuters (Toronto, 2006)

  Sex  
Age Females (%) Males (%) All Cyclists (%)
15-24 5 9 14
25-34 12 19 30
35-44 11 18 28
45-54 6 13 19
55-64 2 6 7
65+ 1 1 1
Total 35 65 100

Source: Statistics Canada, 2006 Census

Table 3 - Percentage increase in people riding a bicycle to work,
by age and sex (Toronto, 2001-2006)

  Sex  
Age Females (+%) Males (+%) All Cyclists (+%)
15-24 29 29 29
25-34 15 26 20
35-44 33 12 19
45-54 137 48 69
55-64 41 147 110
65+ 0 69 55
Total 34 32 33

Source: Statistics Canada, 2006 Census

Bicycle Mode Share in the Toronto and Hamilton CMAs, 2006

Bicycle Mode Share in the Toronto and Hamilton CMAs, 2006

Source: Statistics Canada, 2006 Census


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