City of Canterbury BankstownCommunity profile
census-message-logo

2016 Census data has been released and we are busy processing it to update this website. View our latest releases here.

Skip to content

City of Canterbury Bankstown

Workers' place of residence

Of the 95,604 people who work in City of Canterbury Bankstown, 36,683 or 38.4% also live in the area.

Where does City of Canterbury Bankstown'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 City of Canterbury Bankstown 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
City of Canterbury Bankstown2016
LocationNumber%
Live and work in the area36,68338.4
Work in the area, but live outside58,92161.6

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

Residential location of local workers, 2016
Residential location of local workers, 2016 61.6% 38.4%
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
Residential location of local workers by LGA
City of Canterbury Bankstown2016
LGANumber%
Canterbury-Bankstown (A)36,68338.4
Liverpool (C)6,5876.9
Sutherland Shire (A)5,0765.3
Fairfield (C)4,9295.2
Georges River (A)4,8185.0
Cumberland (A)4,5424.8
Campbelltown (C) (NSW)3,7083.9
Blacktown (C)2,9143.0
Parramatta (C)2,5442.7
Rockdale (C)2,3202.4
Inner West (A)2,2902.4
Penrith (C)1,5641.6
Camden (A)1,5331.6
Wollongong (C)1,2721.3
Strathfield (A)1,2581.3
The Hills Shire (A)1,2531.3
Canada Bay (A)1,1071.2
Sydney (C)1,0591.1
Ryde (C)9381.0
Randwick (C)9221.0
Burwood (A)8900.9
Hornsby (A)7840.8
Central Coast (C) (NSW)6360.7
Wollondilly (A)4990.5
Ku-ring-gai (A)4310.5
Northern Beaches (A)4070.4
Botany Bay (C)3900.4
Shellharbour (C)3220.3
Blue Mountains (C)2540.3
Waverley (A)2480.3
Hilltops (A)2360.2
Goulburn Mulwaree (A)2280.2
Hawkesbury (C)2250.2
Woollahra (A)2160.2
Willoughby (C)2060.2
Wingecarribee (A)1740.2
North Sydney (A)1700.2
Lake Macquarie (C)1630.2
Tweed (A)1380.1
Lane Cove (A)1300.1
Hunters Hill (A)970.1
Shoalhaven (C)920.1
Newcastle (C)900.1
Upper Lachlan Shire (A)810.1
Mosman (A)770.1
Gold Coast (C)750.1
Yass Valley (A)710.1
Kiama (A)600.1
Dubbo Regional (A)530.1
No Fixed Address (NSW)470.0
Narromine (A)470.0
Maitland (C)420.0
Brisbane (C)350.0
Unincorporated ACT310.0
Cessnock (C)280.0
Muswellbrook (A)260.0
Singleton (A)260.0
Port Macquarie-Hastings (A)250.0
Mid-Coast (A)240.0
Port Stephens (A)220.0
Coolamon (A)180.0
Brewarrina (A)170.0
Upper Hunter Shire (A)170.0
Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional (A)160.0
Moreton Bay (R)160.0
Latrobe (C) (Vic.)160.0
Uralla (A)150.0
Nambucca (A)150.0
Wagga Wagga (C)140.0
Logan (C)130.0
Bathurst Regional (A)130.0
Orange (C)120.0
Wyndham (C)110.0
Armidale Regional (A)100.0
Show me more!

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

Excludes residential 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.

To continue building your demographic story go to...

v17.11.15-1.0.1