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City of Canterbury Bankstown

Residents' place of work

In 2011, 72,703 (58.4%) of City of Canterbury Bankstown’s working residents travelled outside of the area to work.

Where do City of Canterbury Bankstown'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 City of Canterbury Bankstown'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 City of Canterbury Bankstown.

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
City of Canterbury Bankstown2011
StatusNumber%
Live and work in the area31,74725.5
Live and work in the same SLA19,92916.0
Live in the area and work in different SLA11,8189.5
Live in the area, but work outside 72,70358.4
Work location unknown20,07716.1

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

Employment location of resident workers, 2011
Employment location of resident workers, 2011 16.1% 58.4% 9.5% 16.0%
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
Employment location of resident workers by SLA
City of Canterbury Bankstown - Total area (All SLAs)2011
SLANumber%
Sydney (C) - Inner11,5039.2
Canterbury (C)11,0888.9
Bankstown (C) - North-East8,4406.8
POW State/Territory undefined (NSW)6,5345.2
Bankstown (C) - South6,4735.2
Bankstown (C) - North-West5,7464.6
POW No Fixed Address (NSW)5,4074.3
POW not stated5,0744.1
Auburn (C)3,9643.2
Sydney (C) - South3,6372.9
Marrickville (A)3,6042.9
Botany Bay (C)3,5742.9
Sydney (C) - West3,1382.5
Parramatta (C) - Inner2,9602.4
POW Capital city undefined (Greater Sydney)2,9442.4
Liverpool (C) - East2,7092.2
Hurstville (C)2,6792.2
Strathfield (A)2,4632.0
Ryde (C)2,2351.8
Sydney (C) - East2,1361.7
Rockdale (C)2,0831.7
Burwood (A)1,9261.5
North Sydney (A)1,8231.5
Randwick (C)1,7481.4
Fairfield (C) - East1,3901.1
Kogarah (C)1,3831.1
Leichhardt (A)1,3601.1
Canada Bay (A) - Concord1,3281.1
Ashfield (A)1,2571.0
Willoughby (C)1,0930.9
Holroyd (C)1,0670.9
Sutherland Shire (A) - East1,0510.8
Fairfield (C) - West8490.7
Blacktown (C) - South-East7980.6
Sutherland Shire (A) - West7900.6
Campbelltown (C) - North6230.5
Waverley (A)6080.5
Parramatta (C) - South5400.4
Canada Bay (A) - Drummoyne5000.4
The Hills Shire (A) - Central4750.4
Lane Cove (A)4610.4
Woollahra (A)4200.3
Liverpool (C) - West3720.3
Blacktown (C) - South-West3480.3
Warringah (A)3160.3
Campbelltown (C) - South3060.2
Ku-ring-gai (A)2840.2
Penrith (C) - East2600.2
Hornsby (A) - South2480.2
Parramatta (C) - North-East2380.2
Camden (A)1860.1
Blacktown (C) - North1540.1
The Hills Shire (A) - South1460.1
Mosman (A)1360.1
Penrith (C) - West1240.1
Manly (A)960.1
Pittwater (A)950.1
Hunters Hill (A)890.1
Parramatta (C) - North-West840.1
Wollongong (C) - Inner490.0
Wollongong (C) Bal490.0
Hawkesbury (C)470.0
Hornsby (A) - North460.0
The Hills Shire (A) - North330.0
Wollondilly (A)320.0
POW Capital city undefined (ACT)110.0
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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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