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Mornington Peninsula Shire

Workers' place of residence

Of the 49,415 people who work in Mornington Peninsula Shire, 37,028 or 74.9% also live in the area.

Where does Mornington Peninsula Shire's workforce come from? Journey to Work data sheds light on how many workers live locally, how many commute from other areas and which areas they commute from.  Some areas attract a large external workforce because they have major employment centres or because local residents have a different set of skills or aspirations than the local jobs require. Understanding where workers reside assists in planning and advocacy for roads and public transport provision. It also helps to clarify economic and employment drivers across areas and assists in understanding the degree to which Mornington Peninsula Shire provides local employment.

Derived from the Census:

'For the main job held last week, what was the person's workplace address?'

Persons who are employed within the area boundaries.

Overview
Residential location of local workers
Mornington Peninsula Shire2016
LocationNumber%
Live and work in the area37,02874.9
Work in the area, but live outside12,38725.1

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2016. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id , the population experts.

Residential location of local workers, 2016
Residential location of local workers, 2016 25.1% 74.9%
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.
Detailed breakdown by LGA
Residential location of local workers by LGA
Mornington Peninsula Shire2016
LGANumber%
Mornington Peninsula (S)37,02874.9
Frankston (C)5,75111.6
Casey (C)2,3304.7
Kingston (C) (Vic.)8521.7
Greater Dandenong (C)4901.0
Cardinia (S)3450.7
Knox (C)1930.4
Monash (C)1850.4
Glen Eira (C)1630.3
Bayside (C)1490.3
Yarra Ranges (S)1340.3
Stonnington (C)1080.2
Boroondara (C)1030.2
Whitehorse (C)960.2
Maroondah (C)930.2
South Gippsland (S)910.2
Port Phillip (C)860.2
Bass Coast (S)760.2
Melbourne (C)720.1
Baw Baw (S)660.1
Manningham (C)630.1
Greater Geelong (C)540.1
Yarra (C)530.1
Banyule (C)510.1
Darebin (C)500.1
Moreland (C)440.1
Whittlesea (C)380.1
Brimbank (C)340.1
No Fixed Address (Vic.)290.1
Wyndham (C)260.1
Latrobe (C) (Vic.)250.1
Moonee Valley (C)240.0
Rockingham (C)240.0
Unincorporated ACT210.0
Cairns (R)180.0
Melton (C)180.0
Wellington (S)180.0
Hume (C)180.0
East Gippsland (S)150.0
Greater Bendigo (C)140.0
Nillumbik (S)130.0
Maribyrnong (C)130.0
Brisbane (C)130.0
Unincorporated Vic120.0
Darwin (C)120.0
Hobsons Bay (C)120.0
Parramatta (C)110.0
Mildura (RC)100.0
Gold Coast (C)100.0
Sunshine Coast (R)100.0
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Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2016. Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id , the population experts.

Excludes residential locations with fewer than 10 people.

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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