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Mornington Peninsula Shire

Workers' place of residence

In 2011, of the 42,583 people who worked in Mornington Peninsula Shire, 33,225 or 78.0% also lived 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.

Residential location of workers
Mornington Peninsula Shire2011
Live and work in the area33,22578.0
Live and work in the same SLA26,09761.3
Live in the area and work in different SLA7,12816.7
Work in the area, but live outside9,35822.0

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

Residential location of workers, 2011
Residential location of workers, 2011 22.0% 16.7% 61.3%
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
Residential location of workers by SLA
Mornington Peninsula Shire - Total area2011
Mornington P'sula (S) - West11,94028.0
Mornington P'sula (S) - South11,83527.8
Mornington P'sula (S) - East9,45022.2
Frankston (C) - West3,0457.2
Frankston (C) - East1,6693.9
Casey (C) - Cranbourne6671.6
Casey (C) - South4741.1
Kingston (C) - South4261.0
Casey (C) - Berwick3080.7
Kingston (C) - North2260.5
Gr. Dandenong (C) Bal1770.4
Gr. Dandenong (C) - Dandenong1380.3
Cardinia (S) - Pakenham1270.3
Casey (C) - Hallam880.2
Bayside (C) - South850.2
Cardinia (S) - South620.1
Knox (C) - North-East560.1
Port Phillip (C) - St Kilda530.1
South Gippsland (S) - West500.1
Monash (C) - Waverley East480.1
Knox (C) - North-West470.1
Monash (C) - Waverley West450.1
Glen Eira (C) - Caulfield410.1
Baw Baw (S) - Pt B West400.1
Knox (C) - South390.1
Maroondah (C) - Croydon350.1
Stonnington (C) - Malvern310.1
Monash (C) - South-West280.1
Bass Coast (S) Bal280.1
Boroondara (C) - Camberwell S.270.1
Yarra (C) - North270.1
Cardinia (S) - North250.1
Yarra Ranges (S) - Dandenongs250.1
Bayside (C) - Brighton240.1
Melbourne (C) - Remainder230.1
Glen Eira (C) - South210.0
Stonnington (C) - Prahran180.0
Manningham (C) - West170.0
No Usual Address (Vic.)140.0
Whitehorse (C) - Box Hill140.0
Boroondara (C) - Hawthorn140.0
Brimbank (C) - Sunshine130.0
Maribyrnong (C)120.0
Rockingham (C)120.0
Whitehorse (C) - Nunawading E.110.0
Darebin (C) - Preston110.0
Melbourne (C) - S'bank-D'lands110.0
Maroondah (C) - Ringwood110.0
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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.

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