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HMAS Cerberus

Method of travel to work

In HMAS Cerberus 851 people rode their bike or walked to work in 2011.

HMAS Cerberus'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 2011?'

Employed persons (aged 15 years and over)

Method of travel to work
HMAS Cerberus - (Enumerated)20112006Change
Main method of travelNumber%Mornington Peninsula Shire %Number%Mornington Peninsula Shire %2006 to 2011
Train
00.02.060.51.8-6
Bus
413.60.7595.20.8-18
Tram or Ferry
00.00.100.00.10
Taxi
00.00.100.00.10
Car - as driver
12110.568.01059.366.5+16
Car - as passenger
100.94.690.84.8+1
Truck
30.31.100.01.4+3
Motorbike
100.90.350.40.4+5
map this data in atlas.idBicycle131.10.4121.10.4+1
map this data in atlas.idWalked only83873.03.168360.63.1+155
Other
796.91.019016.91.1-111
map this data in atlas.idWorked at home80.75.7201.85.9-12
Did not go to work
111.011.1201.811.7-9
Not stated
141.21.7181.61.9-4

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Method of travel to work, 2011
Method of travel to work, 2011 Train, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 2.0% Bus, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 0.7% Tram or Ferry, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 0.1% Taxi, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 0.1% Car - as driver, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 68.0% Car - as passenger, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 4.6% Truck, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 1.1% Motorbike, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 0.3% Bicycle, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 0.4% Walked only, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 3.1% Other, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 1.0% Worked at home, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 5.7% Did not go to work, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 11.1% Not stated, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 1.7% Train, HMAS Cerberus: 0.0% Bus, HMAS Cerberus: 3.6% Tram or Ferry, HMAS Cerberus: 0.0% Taxi, HMAS Cerberus: 0.0% Car - as driver, HMAS Cerberus: 10.5% Car - as passenger, HMAS Cerberus: 0.9% Truck, HMAS Cerberus: 0.3% Motorbike, HMAS Cerberus: 0.9% Bicycle, HMAS Cerberus: 1.1% Walked only, HMAS Cerberus: 73.0% Other, HMAS Cerberus: 6.9% Worked at home, HMAS Cerberus: 0.7% Did not go to work, HMAS Cerberus: 1.0% Not stated, HMAS Cerberus: 1.2%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Enumerated data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in method of travel to work, 2006 to 2011
Change in method of travel to work, 2006 to 2011 Train, HMAS Cerberus: -6 Bus, HMAS Cerberus: -18 Tram or Ferry, HMAS Cerberus: 0 Taxi, HMAS Cerberus: 0 Car - as driver, HMAS Cerberus: +16 Car - as passenger, HMAS Cerberus: +1 Truck, HMAS Cerberus: +3 Motorbike, HMAS Cerberus: +5 Bicycle, HMAS Cerberus: +1 Walked only, HMAS Cerberus: +155 Other, HMAS Cerberus: -111 Worked at home, HMAS Cerberus: -12 Did not go to work, HMAS Cerberus: -9 Not stated, HMAS Cerberus: -4
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2006 and 2011 (Enumerated data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

In 2011, there were 41 people who caught public transport to work (train, bus, tram or ferry) in HMAS Cerberus, compared with 144 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 HMAS Cerberus in 2011, compared to Mornington Peninsula Shire, shows that 3.6% used public transport, while 12.5% used a private vehicle, compared with 2.8% and 74.0% respectively in Mornington Peninsula Shire.

The major differences in persons between the method of travel to work of HMAS Cerberus and Mornington Peninsula Shire were:

  • A larger percentage of persons who walked only (73.0% compared to 3.1%)
  • A larger percentage of persons who travelled by an 'other' method (6.9% compared to 1.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons who travelled by car (as driver) (10.5% compared to 68.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons who did not go to work (1.0% compared to 11.1%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in HMAS Cerberus increased by 21 between 2006 and 2011.

The largest changes in the method of travel to work by resident population in HMAS Cerberus between 2006 and 2011 were for those nominated:

  • Walked only (+155 persons)
  • Other (-111 persons)

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