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1996 Transportation Tomorrow Survey

City of Peterborough


DEMOGRAPHIC CHARACTERISTICS


Total Population72,500
Employment Status
PopulationTransit
Pass
Licenced
Drivers
StudentFull
Time
Part
Time
Work at Home
F/TP/T
Male 34,3006%70%27%36%8%2%0%
Female 38,2009%65%27%21%15%1%0%
On survey day:Made work trip84%50%31%*
Worked from home2%

Occupation Type
ClericalManufacturingProfessionalSales & Service
30%42%15%13%

Age Distribution of Population
Age Category
Median 0-10 11-15 16-25 26-45 46-64 65+
34.415%6%16%29%17%17%

Daily Trips/Person (age 11+)2.7





TRAVEL PATTERNS


Trips Made by Residents of City of Peterborough

Trip Purpose Category
Time PeriodTrips% of 24 hr.HB-WHB-SHB-DN-HB
6-9 a.m. 29,00017.247%27%18%8%
24 Hours 168,30024%12%45%18%


Percentage of Trips Within Region6-9 a.m. 83%24 Hours84%

Trips Made to City of Peterborough

Destination Purpose
Time PeriodTrips% of 24 hr.WorkSchoolHomeOther
6-9 a.m. 36,50018.652%29%4%15%
24 Hours 196,60014%7%35%44%

Trips Made by Residents of City of Peterborough

Time PeriodTripsAuto
Driver
Auto
Passng.
Local
Transit
GO
Train
Walk &
Cycle
Other
6-9 a.m. 29,00063%12%4%*13%7%
24 Hours 168,30066%20%5%*7%3%


Median Trip Length (km) by Mode Auto
Driver
Auto
Passng.
Local
Transit
GO
Train
2.32.34.1*

Trips Made to City of Peterborough

Time PeriodTripsAuto
Driver
Auto
Passng.
Local
Transit
GO
Train
Walk &
Cycle
Other
6-9 a.m.36,50063%12%4%*10%11%
24 Hours196,60067%20%4%*6%3%