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HMAS Cerberus

Method of travel to work

In HMAS Cerberus 598 people rode their bike or walked to work in 2016.

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 2016?'

Employed persons aged 15 years and over

Method of travel to work
HMAS Cerberus - Employed persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
Main method of travelNumber%Mornington Peninsula Shire %Number%Mornington Peninsula Shire %2011 to 2016
Train
0--1.80--2.00
Bus
495.40.7242.60.8+25
Tram or Ferry
0--0.10--0.10
Taxi
0--0.10--0.10
Car - as driver
10611.770.210811.867.5-2
Car - as passenger
141.54.170.84.6+7
Truck
0--0.930.31.1-3
Motorbike
91.00.2121.30.3-3
map this data in atlas.idBicycle171.90.3111.20.4+6
map this data in atlas.idWalked only58164.22.663769.83.0-56
Other
626.91.1717.81.1-9
map this data in atlas.idWorked at home394.36.591.05.7+30
Did not go to work
252.810.5171.911.8+8
Not stated
30.31.0131.41.7-10

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, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 1.8% 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: 70.2% Car - as passenger, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 4.1% Truck, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 0.9% Motorbike, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 0.2% Bicycle, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 0.3% Walked only, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 2.6% Other, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 1.1% Worked at home, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 6.5% Did not go to work, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 10.5% Not stated, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 1.0% Bus, HMAS Cerberus: 5.4% Car - as driver, HMAS Cerberus: 11.7% Car - as passenger, HMAS Cerberus: 1.5% Motorbike, HMAS Cerberus: 1.0% Bicycle, HMAS Cerberus: 1.9% Walked only, HMAS Cerberus: 64.2% Other, HMAS Cerberus: 6.9% Worked at home, HMAS Cerberus: 4.3% Did not go to work, HMAS Cerberus: 2.8% Not stated, HMAS Cerberus: 0.3%
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, HMAS Cerberus: 0 Bus, HMAS Cerberus: +25 Tram or Ferry, HMAS Cerberus: 0 Taxi, HMAS Cerberus: 0 Car - as driver, HMAS Cerberus: -2 Car - as passenger, HMAS Cerberus: +7 Truck, HMAS Cerberus: -3 Motorbike, HMAS Cerberus: -3 Bicycle, HMAS Cerberus: +6 Walked only, HMAS Cerberus: -56 Other, HMAS Cerberus: -9 Worked at home, HMAS Cerberus: +30 Did not go to work, HMAS Cerberus: +8 Not stated, HMAS Cerberus: -10
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 49 people who caught public transport to work (train, bus, tram or ferry) in HMAS Cerberus, compared with 129 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 2016, compared to Mornington Peninsula Shire, shows that 5.4% used public transport, while 14.3% used a private vehicle, compared with 2.6% and 75.3% 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 (64.2% compared to 2.6%)
  • A larger percentage of persons who travelled by an 'other' method (6.9% compared to 1.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons who travelled by car (as driver) (11.7% compared to 70.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons who did not go to work (2.8% compared to 10.5%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in HMAS Cerberus decreased by 7 between 2011 and 2016.

The largest change in the method of travel to work by resident population in HMAS Cerberus between 2011 and 2016 was for those nominated:

  • Walked only (-56 persons)

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