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San Remo - Budgewoi District

Method of travel to work

In San Remo - Budgewoi District 54 people rode their bike or walked to work in 2016.

San Remo - Budgewoi District's commuting statistics reveal the main modes of transport by which residents get to work. There are a number of reasons why people use different modes of transport to get to work including the availability of affordable and effective public transport options, the number of motor vehicles available within a household, and the distance travelled to work.

Commuting data is very useful in transport planning as it informs decision-makers about the availability, effectiveness and utilisation of local transport options, particularly when analysed with Residents Place of Work data and Car Ownership.

Derived from the Census question:

'How did the person get to work on Tuesday, 9 August 2016?'

Employed persons aged 15 years and over

Method of travel to work
San Remo - Budgewoi District - Employed persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
Main method of travelNumber%Central Coast Council area %Number%Central Coast Council area %2011 to 2016
Train
1852.37.51742.37.4+11
Bus
480.61.2440.61.3+4
Tram or Ferry
0--0.00--0.00
Taxi
0--0.10--0.10
Car - as driver
5,83873.765.25,27869.762.6+560
Car - as passenger
4455.64.65176.85.3-72
Truck
931.21.11391.81.4-46
Motorbike
200.30.4340.40.4-14
map this data in atlas.idBicycle70.10.380.10.3-1
map this data in atlas.idWalked only470.61.7620.81.9-15
Other
600.81.1510.71.1+9
map this data in atlas.idWorked at home1952.55.12122.84.5-17
Did not go to work
88511.210.790512.012.0-20
Not stated
971.21.01482.01.7-51

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Method of travel to work, 2016
Method of travel to work, 2016 Train, Central Coast Council area: 7.5% Bus, Central Coast Council area: 1.2% Tram or Ferry, Central Coast Council area: 0.0% Taxi, Central Coast Council area: 0.1% Car - as driver, Central Coast Council area: 65.2% Car - as passenger, Central Coast Council area: 4.6% Truck, Central Coast Council area: 1.1% Motorbike, Central Coast Council area: 0.4% Bicycle, Central Coast Council area: 0.3% Walked only, Central Coast Council area: 1.7% Other, Central Coast Council area: 1.1% Worked at home, Central Coast Council area: 5.1% Did not go to work, Central Coast Council area: 10.7% Not stated, Central Coast Council area: 1.0% Train, San Remo - Budgewoi District: 2.3% Bus, San Remo - Budgewoi District: 0.6% Car - as driver, San Remo - Budgewoi District: 73.7% Car - as passenger, San Remo - Budgewoi District: 5.6% Truck, San Remo - Budgewoi District: 1.2% Motorbike, San Remo - Budgewoi District: 0.3% Bicycle, San Remo - Budgewoi District: 0.1% Walked only, San Remo - Budgewoi District: 0.6% Other, San Remo - Budgewoi District: 0.8% Worked at home, San Remo - Budgewoi District: 2.5% Did not go to work, San Remo - Budgewoi District: 11.2% Not stated, San Remo - Budgewoi District: 1.2%
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.
Change in method of travel to work, 2011 to 2016
Change in method of travel to work, 2011 to 2016 Train, San Remo - Budgewoi District: +11 Bus, San Remo - Budgewoi District: +4 Tram or Ferry, San Remo - Budgewoi District: 0 Taxi, San Remo - Budgewoi District: 0 Car - as driver, San Remo - Budgewoi District: +560 Car - as passenger, San Remo - Budgewoi District: -72 Truck, San Remo - Budgewoi District: -46 Motorbike, San Remo - Budgewoi District: -14 Bicycle, San Remo - Budgewoi District: -1 Walked only, San Remo - Budgewoi District: -15 Other, San Remo - Budgewoi District: +9 Worked at home, San Remo - Budgewoi District: -17 Did not go to work, San Remo - Budgewoi District: -20 Not stated, San Remo - Budgewoi District: -51
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 and 2016 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

In 2016, there were 233 people who caught public transport to work (train, bus, tram or ferry) in San Remo - Budgewoi District, compared with 6,396 who drove in private vehicles (car – as driver, car – as passenger, motorbike, or truck).

Analysis of the method of travel to work of the residents in San Remo - Budgewoi District in 2016, compared to Central Coast Council area, shows that 2.9% used public transport, while 80.8% used a private vehicle, compared with 8.7% and 71.3% respectively in Central Coast Council area.

The major differences in persons between the method of travel to work of San Remo - Budgewoi District and Central Coast Council area were:

  • A larger percentage of persons who travelled by car (as driver) (73.7% compared to 65.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons who travelled by train (2.3% compared to 7.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons who worked at home (2.5% compared to 5.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons who walked only (0.6% compared to 1.7%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in San Remo - Budgewoi District increased by 348 between 2011 and 2016.

The largest changes in the method of travel to work by resident population in San Remo - Budgewoi District between 2011 and 2016 were for those nominated:

  • Car - as driver (+560 persons)
  • Car - as passenger (-72 persons)

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