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District Council of Mount Barker

Residents' place of work

In 2011, 7,699 (50.9%) of the District Council of Mount Barker’s working residents travelled outside of the area to work.

Where do the District Council of Mount Barker'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 the District Council of Mount Barker'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 the District Council of Mount Barker.

Derived from the Census:

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

Employed persons aged 15 or more

Overview
Employment location of resident workers
District Council of Mount Barker2011
StatusNumber%
Live and work in the area5,74137.9
Live and work in the same SLA4,69131.0
Live in the area and work in different SLA1,0506.9
Live in the area, but work outside 7,69950.9
Work location unknown1,69711.2

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

Employment location of resident workers, 2011
Employment location of resident workers, 2011 11.2% 50.9% 6.9% 31.0%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Detailed breakdown by SLA
Employment location of resident workers by SLA
District Council of Mount Barker - Total area (All SLAs)2011
SLANumber%
Mount Barker (DC) - Central4,65230.7
Adelaide (C)1,80711.9
Mount Barker (DC) Bal1,0897.2
POW No Fixed Address (SA)7595.0
Adelaide Hills (DC) Bal5273.5
Murray Bridge (RC)5143.4
POW not stated4693.1
Adelaide Hills (DC) - Central4422.9
West Torrens (C) - East3762.5
Alexandrina (DC) - Strathalbyn3602.4
Burnside (C) - South-West2951.9
POW Capital city undefined (Greater Adelaide)2781.8
Norw. P'ham St Ptrs (C) - West2701.8
Unley (C) - East2391.6
Mitcham (C) - Hills1821.2
Port Adel. Enfield (C) - Park1661.1
West Torrens (C) - West1621.1
Mitcham (C) - West1571.0
POW State/Territory undefined (SA)1451.0
Marion (C) - Central1220.8
Unley (C) - West1200.8
Onkaparinga (C) - North Coast1170.8
Adelaide Hills (DC) - Ranges1160.8
Charles Sturt (C) - Inner East1100.7
Port Adel. Enfield (C) - Inner920.6
Mitcham (C) - North-East910.6
Salisbury (C) Bal880.6
Charles Sturt (C) - North-East870.6
Marion (C) - North850.6
Port Adel. Enfield (C) - East660.4
Onkaparinga (C) - Hills660.4
Burnside (C) - North-East580.4
Norw. P'ham St Ptrs (C) - East540.4
Port Adel. Enfield (C) - Port530.4
Unincorporated SA - Unincorp. Far North510.3
Port Adel. Enfield (C) - Coast500.3
Campbelltown (C) - West480.3
Charles Sturt (C) - Inner West460.3
Adelaide Hills (DC) - North410.3
Holdfast Bay (C) - North410.3
Prospect (C)260.2
Campbelltown (C) - East200.1
Salisbury (C) - South-East190.1
Onkaparinga (C) - Woodcroft180.1
Onkaparinga (C) - South Coast150.1
Playford (C) - Elizabeth150.1
Walkerville (M)140.1
Onkaparinga (C) - Reservoir140.1
Tea Tree Gully (C) - South120.1
Salisbury (C) - Central110.1
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Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011. Compiled and presented in profile.id 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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