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Broken Hill City

Residents' place of work

223, or 3.3% of Broken Hill City’s working residents travel outside of the area to work.

Where do Broken Hill City'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 Broken Hill City'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 Broken Hill City.

Derived from the Census:

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

Employed persons aged 15 or more

Overview
Employment location of resident workers
Broken Hill City2016
LocationNumber%
Live and work in the area6,49194.6
Live in the area, but work outside2233.3
No fixed place of work1452.1

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2016. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id , the population experts.

Employment location of resident workers, 2016
Employment location of resident workers, 2016 2.1% 3.3% 94.6%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2016 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Detailed breakdown by LGA
Employment location of resident workers by LGA
Broken Hill City2016
LGANumber%
Broken Hill (C)6,49194.6
No Fixed Address (NSW)1342.0
Unincorporated NSW480.7
Unincorporated SA380.6
Central Darling (A)370.5
Wentworth (A)180.3

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2016. Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id , the population experts.

Excludes employment locations with fewer than 10 people.

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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