Community & Work Disparities
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Percentage of People with and without Disabilities who Commute by Car, Alone in California

With Disabilities who Commute by Car, Alone in California Counties have been grouped using the US state quartile ranges and California is in the third quartile with a value of 65.6%. The following cities in California have the value, Fresno 70.4%, Oakland 48.7%, Riverside 63.9%, Sacramento 64.1%, San Francisco 30.3% & Santa Barbara 52.4%.With Disabilities who Commute by Car, Alone Fresno, 70.4%Oakland, 48.7%Riverside, 63.9%Sacramento, 64.1%San Francisco, 30.3%Santa Barbara, 52.4% Without Disabilities who Commute by Car, Alone in California Counties have been grouped using the US state quartile ranges and California is in the third quartile with a value of 65.6%. The following cities in California have the value, Fresno 70.4%, Oakland 48.7%, Riverside 63.9%, Sacramento 64.1%, San Francisco 30.3% & Santa Barbara 52.4%.Without Disabilities who Commute by Car, Alone Fresno, 76.8%Oakland, 52.3%Riverside, 74.9%Sacramento, 74.3%San Francisco, 35.2%Santa Barbara, 65.7%

Data source. , American Community Survey (ACS), 5 year Estimates. Table S1811, selected economic characteristics for the civilian noninstitutionalized population by disability status.
Calculation. Number of workers aged 16 and above with/without a disability who commute by car alone divided by the total number of workers aged 16 and above with/without a disability. ACS Table S1811 provides these percentages.

Percentage of People with and without Disabilities who Commute by Car, Alone by Region
RegionWith Disabilities who Commute by Car, AloneWithout Disabilities who Commute by Car, Alone
United States70.7%76.8%
California65.6%74.0%
Fresno70.4%76.8%
Oakland48.7%52.3%
Riverside63.9%74.9%
Sacramento64.1%74.3%
San Francisco30.3%35.2%
Santa Barbara52.4%65.7%