Shire of Ashburton
Residents' place of work
349, or 5.8% of the Shire of Ashburton’s working residents travel outside of the area to work.
Where do the Shire of Ashburton's residents go to work? Journey to Work data shows how many residents work locally, and how many commute out of the area and where they commute to. Some areas consist mainly of dormitory' suburbs and the majority of the residents commute out to work. Other areas have large employment centres which attract a local workforce. Understanding where the Shire of Ashburton's residents go to work assists in planning and advocacy for roads and public transport provision. It also helps to clarify the economic and employment drivers across areas and assists in understanding the degree of employment self-containment within the Shire of Ashburton.
Derived from the Census:
'For the main job held last week, what was the person's workplace address?'
Employed persons aged 15 or more
|Employment location of resident workers|
|Shire of Ashburton||2011|
|Live and work in the area||5,041||83.4||0|
|Live in the area, but work outside||349||5.8||13|
|Work location unknown||655||10.8||14|
|Total employed residents||6,045||100.0|
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing (opens a new window) 2011. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id (opens a new window), the population experts.
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|Employment location of resident workers by SLA|
|Shire of Ashburton - Total area (All SLAs)||2011|
|POW State/Territory undefined (WA)||341||5.6||598989899|
|POW No Fixed Address (WA)||217||3.6||599999499|
|East Pilbara (S)||87||1.4||540053220|
|POW not stated||83||1.4||888888888|
|Perth (C) - Inner||27||0.4||505057081|
|Stirling (C) - Central||20||0.3||505157914|
|Perth (C) - Remainder||18||0.3||505057082|
|POW Capital city undefined (Greater Perth)||11||0.2||590909099|
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Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing (opens a new window) 2011. Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id (opens a new window), the population experts.
(Usual residence data)