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Georges River Council area

Residents' place of work

In 2011, 42,359 (66.7%) of the Georges River Council area’s working residents travelled outside of the area to work.

Where do the Georges River Council area'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 Georges River Council area'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 Georges River Council area.

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
Georges River Council area2011
StatusNumber%
Live and work in the area13,22520.8
Live and work in the same SLA9,71715.3
Live in the area and work in different SLA3,5085.5
Live in the area, but work outside 42,35966.7
Work location unknown7,92212.5

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 12.5% 66.7% 5.5% 15.3%
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
Georges River Council area - Total area (All SLAs)2011
SLANumber%
Sydney (C) - Inner9,16014.4
Hurstville (C)7,69812.1
Kogarah (C)5,5278.7
Rockdale (C)3,0314.8
Botany Bay (C)2,9224.6
POW State/Territory undefined (NSW)2,5634.0
Sydney (C) - South2,2303.5
Canterbury (C)2,1353.4
Sutherland Shire (A) - East2,0653.3
POW No Fixed Address (NSW)2,0433.2
POW not stated1,9463.1
Sydney (C) - West1,6722.6
Sydney (C) - East1,5182.4
North Sydney (A)1,3672.2
POW Capital city undefined (Greater Sydney)1,3012.0
Randwick (C)1,2882.0
Marrickville (A)1,2301.9
Sutherland Shire (A) - West1,0671.7
Auburn (C)1,0091.6
Bankstown (C) - South9611.5
Ryde (C)9231.5
Parramatta (C) - Inner7901.2
Bankstown (C) - North-East7591.2
Liverpool (C) - East7571.2
Willoughby (C)6461.0
Waverley (A)5660.9
Strathfield (A)5500.9
Burwood (A)4730.7
Bankstown (C) - North-West4460.7
Leichhardt (A)4070.6
Canada Bay (A) - Concord3990.6
Woollahra (A)3070.5
Ashfield (A)2840.4
Campbelltown (C) - North2390.4
Holroyd (C)2190.3
Lane Cove (A)2010.3
Fairfield (C) - West2010.3
Blacktown (C) - South-East2000.3
Fairfield (C) - East1940.3
The Hills Shire (A) - Central1640.3
Warringah (A)1580.2
Ku-ring-gai (A)1370.2
Campbelltown (C) - South1100.2
Wollongong (C) - Inner1080.2
Liverpool (C) - West1060.2
Canada Bay (A) - Drummoyne1050.2
Hornsby (A) - South930.1
Parramatta (C) - South910.1
Mosman (A)810.1
Blacktown (C) - South-West790.1
Penrith (C) - East720.1
Camden (A)690.1
Parramatta (C) - North-East590.1
The Hills Shire (A) - South480.1
Wollongong (C) Bal390.1
Pittwater (A)370.1
Blacktown (C) - North330.1
Penrith (C) - West300.0
Manly (A)290.0
Hawkesbury (C)240.0
Hunters Hill (A)190.0
Parramatta (C) - North-West160.0
Hornsby (A) - North120.0
Wollondilly (A)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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