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Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs

Method of travel to work

In Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs 27 people rode their bike or walked to work in 2011.

Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs'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
Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs - (Enumerated)20112006Change
Main method of travelNumber%City of Playford %Number%City of Playford %2006 to 2011
Train
1033.73.7675.04.2+36
Bus
291.02.2151.12.3+14
Tram or Ferry
00.00.000.00.00
Taxi
00.00.100.00.10
Car - as driver
1,94770.068.287565.865.5+1,072
Car - as passenger
1876.76.3937.07.0+94
Truck
461.61.3322.41.3+14
Motorbike
100.40.6100.80.70
map this data in atlas.idBicycle100.40.440.30.5+6
map this data in atlas.idWalked only170.61.470.51.9+10
Other
140.51.040.30.9+10
map this data in atlas.idWorked at home552.02.3443.32.5+11
Did not go to work
30711.010.815611.711.1+151
Not stated
572.01.7231.72.0+34

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, City of Playford: 3.7% Bus, City of Playford: 2.2% Tram or Ferry, City of Playford: 0.0% Taxi, City of Playford: 0.1% Car - as driver, City of Playford: 68.2% Car - as passenger, City of Playford: 6.3% Truck, City of Playford: 1.3% Motorbike, City of Playford: 0.6% Bicycle, City of Playford: 0.4% Walked only, City of Playford: 1.4% Other, City of Playford: 1.0% Worked at home, City of Playford: 2.3% Did not go to work, City of Playford: 10.8% Not stated, City of Playford: 1.7% Train, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 3.7% Bus, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 1.0% Tram or Ferry, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 0.0% Taxi, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 0.0% Car - as driver, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 70.0% Car - as passenger, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 6.7% Truck, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 1.6% Motorbike, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 0.4% Bicycle, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 0.4% Walked only, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 0.6% Other, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 0.5% Worked at home, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 2.0% Did not go to work, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 11.0% Not stated, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 2.0%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Enumerated data)
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Change in method of travel to work, 2006 to 2011
Change in method of travel to work, 2006 to 2011 Train, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +36 Bus, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +14 Tram or Ferry, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 0 Taxi, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 0 Car - as driver, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +1,072 Car - as passenger, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +94 Truck, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +14 Motorbike, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 0 Bicycle, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +6 Walked only, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +10 Other, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +10 Worked at home, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +11 Did not go to work, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +151 Not stated, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +34
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 132 people who caught public transport to work (train, bus, tram or ferry) in Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs, compared with 2,190 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 Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs in 2011, compared to the City of Playford, shows that 4.8% used public transport, while 78.7% used a private vehicle, compared with 6.0% and 76.3% respectively in the City of Playford.

The major differences in persons between the method of travel to work of Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs and the City of Playford were:

  • A larger percentage of persons who travelled by car (as driver) (70.0% compared to 68.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons who travelled by bus (1.0% compared to 2.2%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs increased by 1,453 between 2006 and 2011.

The largest changes in the method of travel to work by resident population in Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs between 2006 and 2011 were for those nominated:

  • Car - as driver (+1,072 persons)
  • Did not go to work (+151 persons)
  • Car - as passenger (+94 persons)

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