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Frankston City

Residents' place of work

In 2011, 32,667 (53.9%) of the Frankston City’s working residents travelled outside of the area to work.

Where do the Frankston 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 the Frankston 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 the Frankston 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

Employment location of residents
Frankston City2011
Live and work in the area18,95331.3
Live and work in the same SLA13,44922.2
Live in the area and work in different SLA5,5049.1
Live in the area, but work outside 32,66753.9
Work location unknown8,95414.8

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

Employment location of residents, 2011
Employment location of residents, 2011 14.8% 53.9% 9.1% 22.2%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in by .id, the population experts.
Detailed breakdown by SLA
Employment location of residents by SLA
Frankston City - Total area (All SLAs)2011
Frankston (C) - West15,45125.5
Kingston (C) - North4,8478.0
Frankston (C) - East3,5025.8
POW No Fixed Address (Vic.)3,1165.1
Gr. Dandenong (C) Bal2,9844.9
Gr. Dandenong (C) - Dandenong2,7464.5
Mornington P'sula (S) - West2,5304.2
POW not stated2,0233.3
POW State/Territory undefined (Vic.)1,9713.3
POW Capital city undefined (Greater Melbourne)1,7462.9
Melbourne (C) - Inner1,6452.7
Mornington P'sula (S) - East1,6352.7
Monash (C) - Waverley West1,2272.0
Kingston (C) - South1,2092.0
Monash (C) - South-West1,1591.9
Casey (C) - Cranbourne1,1451.9
Melbourne (C) - Remainder9841.6
Bayside (C) - South7361.2
Melbourne (C) - S'bank-D'lands6941.1
Casey (C) - Hallam6681.1
Mornington P'sula (S) - South5490.9
Port Phillip (C) - West5380.9
Casey (C) - Berwick5240.9
Knox (C) - South4770.8
Glen Eira (C) - South4280.7
Glen Eira (C) - Caulfield4040.7
Monash (C) - Waverley East3910.6
Stonnington (C) - Malvern2940.5
Yarra (C) - Richmond2890.5
Boroondara (C) - Hawthorn2780.5
Casey (C) - South2620.4
Knox (C) - North-East2460.4
Whitehorse (C) - Nunawading W.2390.4
Stonnington (C) - Prahran2340.4
Yarra (C) - North2320.4
Whitehorse (C) - Box Hill2270.4
Bayside (C) - Brighton2150.4
Port Phillip (C) - St Kilda2000.3
Knox (C) - North-West1880.3
Cardinia (S) - Pakenham1790.3
Maroondah (C) - Croydon1370.2
Maroondah (C) - Ringwood1160.2
Whitehorse (C) - Nunawading E.1100.2
Boroondara (C) - Camberwell S.1000.2
Manningham (C) - West810.1
Brimbank (C) - Sunshine770.1
Hume (C) - Broadmeadows740.1
Hume (C) - Craigieburn720.1
Yarra Ranges (S) - Lilydale690.1
Wyndham (C) - North620.1
Maribyrnong (C)610.1
Bass Coast (S) Bal610.1
Banyule (C) - Heidelberg580.1
Hobsons Bay (C) - Altona530.1
Boroondara (C) - Kew520.1
Darebin (C) - Preston510.1
Cardinia (S) - South440.1
Boroondara (C) - Camberwell N.410.1
Hobsons Bay (C) - Williamstown350.1
Darebin (C) - Northcote340.1
Moreland (C) - Brunswick320.1
Baw Baw (S) - Pt B West290.0
Whittlesea (C) - South-West230.0
Moonee Valley (C) - West180.0
Brimbank (C) - Keilor140.0
Cardinia (S) - North120.0
Yarra Ranges (S) - Dandenongs110.0
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Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011. Compiled and presented in 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.