|Submission Date||June 14, 2018|
University of Texas at Austin
OP-17: Employee Commute Modal Split
|1.26 / 2.00||
Parking and Transportation Services
Total percentage of the institution’s employees that use more sustainable commuting options as their primary method of transportation:
A brief description of the method(s) used to gather data about employee commuting, including the timeframe for when the analysis was conducted and how a representative sample was reached, if applicable:
Using data from a survey administered during the 2016-2017 academic year, Parking and Transportation Services at UT Austin gathered data about employee commuting. Survey data focused primarily on bicycling habits of UT Austin campus members, but also provided details on common mode of transportation.
The percentage of the institution's employees that use each of the following modes as their primary means of transportation to and from campus::
|Commute with only the driver in the vehicle (excluding motorcycles and scooters)||28.18|
|Walk, bicycle, or use other non-motorized means||41.09|
|Vanpool or carpool||7.27|
|Take a campus shuttle or public transportation||13.64|
|Use a motorcycle, scooter or moped||0.91|
|Telecommute for 50 percent or more of their regular work hours||0|
The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:
Survey data shows that 3.64% of employees use a method of transportation not listed in the survey options.
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