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Behind the Numbers: Fixing Citibike’s Woman Problem

Recently, our city’s Newspaper of Record (TM) reported that women use the bike sharing service Citibike far less often than men do. ¬†According to the article, women account for one-third of all members (that is, people with a one-year pass to use the bikes at any time for up to 45 minutes per trip) and about a quarter of all trips.

Assuming that we want more women on bikes, let’s see if the numbers can help of find a solution.

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