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Hobsons Bay City

Residents' place of work

In 2011, 25,170 (63.8%) of Hobsons Bay City’s working residents travelled outside of the area to work.

Where do Hobsons Bay 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 Hobsons Bay 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 Hobsons Bay 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
Hobsons Bay City2011
Live and work in the area9,31923.6
Live and work in the same SLA7,29918.5
Live in the area and work in different SLA2,0205.1
Live in the area, but work outside 25,17063.8
Work location unknown4,95612.6

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 12.6% 63.8% 5.1% 18.5%
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
Hobsons Bay City - Total area (All SLAs)2011
Hobsons Bay (C) - Altona5,23913.3
Hobsons Bay (C) - Williamstown4,08010.3
Melbourne (C) - Inner4,06610.3
Melbourne (C) - Remainder3,3598.5
Wyndham (C) - North2,7607.0
Maribyrnong (C)2,3706.0
Melbourne (C) - S'bank-D'lands1,8094.6
Brimbank (C) - Sunshine1,7794.5
Port Phillip (C) - West1,4163.6
POW No Fixed Address (Vic.)1,2933.3
POW State/Territory undefined (Vic.)1,2823.3
POW Capital city undefined (Greater Melbourne)1,1863.0
POW not stated1,1552.9
Yarra (C) - North5221.3
Wyndham (C) - South5131.3
Yarra (C) - Richmond4941.3
Hume (C) - Craigieburn4471.1
Hume (C) - Broadmeadows4031.0
Moonee Valley (C) - Essendon3620.9
Brimbank (C) - Keilor3370.9
Port Phillip (C) - St Kilda2750.7
Stonnington (C) - Prahran2740.7
Boroondara (C) - Hawthorn2620.7
Monash (C) - Waverley West2120.5
Moonee Valley (C) - West2030.5
Kingston (C) - North1680.4
Melton (S) - East1650.4
Moreland (C) - Brunswick1570.4
Monash (C) - South-West1540.4
Darebin (C) - Preston1470.4
Stonnington (C) - Malvern1400.4
Glen Eira (C) - Caulfield1200.3
Whittlesea (C) - South-West1170.3
Whitehorse (C) - Box Hill1130.3
Banyule (C) - Heidelberg1020.3
Moreland (C) - Coburg990.3
Melton (S) Bal980.2
Greater Geelong (C) - Geelong940.2
Greater Geelong (C) - Corio - Inner920.2
Gr. Dandenong (C) Bal880.2
Boroondara (C) - Kew870.2
Boroondara (C) - Camberwell S.770.2
Darebin (C) - Northcote760.2
Wyndham (C) - West620.2
Gr. Dandenong (C) - Dandenong560.1
Whitehorse (C) - Nunawading W.550.1
Moreland (C) - North540.1
Manningham (C) - West500.1
Bayside (C) - Brighton500.1
Whittlesea (C) - North470.1
Bayside (C) - South410.1
Glen Eira (C) - South410.1
Monash (C) - Waverley East350.1
Knox (C) - South280.1
Whittlesea (C) - South-East270.1
Bass Coast (S) Bal210.1
Greater Geelong (C) - Pt C190.0
Knox (C) - North-East160.0
Boroondara (C) - Camberwell N.160.0
Greater Geelong (C) - Bellarine - Inner140.0
Hume (C) - Sunbury130.0
Knox (C) - North-West120.0
Whitehorse (C) - Nunawading E.120.0
Greater Geelong (C) - Geelong West110.0
Greater Geelong (C) - South Barwon - Inner110.0
Frankston (C) - West110.0
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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.