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Bass Coast Shire

Workers' place of residence

In 2011, of the 11,420 people who worked in Bass Coast Shire, 8,616 or 75.4% also lived in the area.

Where does Bass Coast Shire's workforce come from? Journey to Work data sheds light on how many workers live locally, how many commute from other areas and which areas they commute from.  Some areas attract a large external workforce because they have major employment centres or because local residents have a different set of skills or aspirations than the local jobs require. Understanding where workers reside assists in planning and advocacy for roads and public transport provision. It also helps to clarify economic and employment drivers across areas and assists in understanding the degree to which Bass Coast Shire provides local employment.

Derived from the Census:

'For the main job held last week, what was the person's workplace address?'

Persons who are employed within the area boundaries.

Overview
Residential location of local workers
Bass Coast Shire2011
StatusNumber%
Live and work in the area8,61675.4
Live and work in the same SLA7,66967.2
Live in the area and work in different SLA9478.3
Work in the area, but live outside2,80424.6

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011. Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id , the population experts.

Residential location of local workers, 2011
Residential location of local workers, 2011 24.6% 8.3% 67.2%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Detailed breakdown by SLA
Residential location of local workers by SLA
Bass Coast Shire - Total area2011
SLANumber%
Bass Coast (S) Bal5,70349.9
Bass Coast (S) - Phillip Is.2,91325.5
South Gippsland (S) - Central3823.3
South Gippsland (S) - West3242.8
Latrobe (C) - Traralgon1291.1
Latrobe (C) - Moe890.8
Baw Baw (S) - Pt B West750.7
Latrobe (C) - Morwell720.6
Cardinia (S) - Pakenham710.6
Casey (C) - Berwick520.5
Cardinia (S) - South510.4
Casey (C) - Cranbourne440.4
Mornington P'sula (S) - East420.4
Mornington P'sula (S) - West390.3
Casey (C) - South370.3
Frankston (C) - West350.3
Baw Baw (S) - Pt A340.3
South Gippsland (S) - East290.3
Cardinia (S) - North260.2
Frankston (C) - East260.2
Surf Coast (S) - East250.2
Monash (C) - Waverley West230.2
Kingston (C) - South220.2
Yarra Ranges (S) - Lilydale210.2
Hobsons Bay (C) - Altona210.2
Greater Geelong (C) - Corio - Inner200.2
Greater Geelong (C) - South Barwon - Inner190.2
Wyndham (C) - North190.2
Banyule (C) - Heidelberg180.2
Mornington P'sula (S) - South170.1
Maroondah (C) - Croydon150.1
Greater Geelong (C) - Pt B150.1
Whitehorse (C) - Box Hill140.1
Monash (C) - South-West140.1
Monash (C) - Waverley East140.1
Port Phillip (C) - St Kilda140.1
Baw Baw (S) - Pt B East140.1
No Usual Address (Vic.)130.1
Banyule (C) - North130.1
Maroondah (C) - Ringwood130.1
Stonnington (C) - Malvern130.1
Gr. Dandenong (C) Bal130.1
Kingston (C) - North130.1
Casey (C) - Hallam130.1
Glen Eira (C) - Caulfield120.1
Knox (C) - North-East120.1
Stonnington (C) - Prahran120.1
E. Gippsland (S) - Bairnsdale120.1
Wellington (S) - Maffra120.1
Wellington (S) - Rosedale120.1
Golden Plains (S) - South-East110.1
Yarra (C) - North110.1
Wyndham (C) - West110.1
Knox (C) - South110.1
Bayside (C) - South110.1
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Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011. Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id , the population experts.

NOTE: Table totals may not equate with other similar tables due to randomisation of small numbers. Please refer to the specific data notes for more information.

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