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Redland City

Residents' place of work

In 2011, 31,992 (47.1%) of Redland City’s working residents travelled outside of the area to work.

Where do Redland City'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 Redland City'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 Redland City.

Derived from the Census:

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

Employed persons aged 15 or more

Employment location of resident workers
Redland City2011
Live and work in the area27,24140.1
Live and work in the same SLA11,37816.7
Live in the area and work in different SLA15,86323.3
Live in the area, but work outside 31,99247.1
Work location unknown8,71612.8

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

Employment location of resident workers, 2011
Employment location of resident workers, 2011 12.8% 47.1% 23.3% 16.7%
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
Employment location of resident workers by SLA
Redland City - Total area (All SLAs)2011
Redland (C) - Cleveland6,7459.9
Redland (C) - Capalaba6,5009.6
Redland (C) - Victoria Point3,1194.6
POW No Fixed Address (Qld)3,1124.6
POW State/Territory undefined (Qld)2,7494.0
Brisbane (C) - City - Inner2,4103.5
Redland (C) - Alexandra Hills1,7312.5
Brisbane (C) - Hemmant-Lytton1,5982.4
Brisbane (C) - Pinkenba-Eagle Farm1,5562.3
Redland (C) - Birkdale1,5462.3
Brisbane (C) - City - Remainder1,4712.2
Redland (C) - Redland Bay1,4482.1
Redland (C) - Thornlands1,4232.1
POW Capital city undefined (Greater Brisbane)1,4232.1
POW not stated1,3001.9
Redland (C) Bal1,2761.9
Redland (C) - Wellington Point1,2701.9
Brisbane (C) - Murarrie1,2441.8
Brisbane (C) - South Brisbane1,0401.5
Redland (C) - Sheldon-Mt Cotton1,0071.5
Redland (C) - Ormiston8521.3
Brisbane (C) - Woolloongabba7131.0
Brisbane (C) - Fortitude Valley6861.0
Brisbane (C) - Tingalpa6240.9
Brisbane (C) - Wynnum5920.9
Brisbane (C) - Upper Mount Gravatt5900.9
Brisbane (C) - Morningside5810.9
Brisbane (C) - Acacia Ridge5590.8
Brisbane (C) - Cannon Hill4990.7
Brisbane (C) - Carindale4870.7
Brisbane (C) - Spring Hill4810.7
Gold Coast (C) - Ormeau-Yatala4630.7
Brisbane (C) - Milton4590.7
Brisbane (C) - Rocklea4570.7
Brisbane (C) - Eight Mile Plains4510.7
Brisbane (C) - Greenslopes4330.6
Brisbane (C) - Coorparoo3870.6
Logan (C) - Loganholme3620.5
Logan (C) - Slacks Creek3610.5
Brisbane (C) - Mansfield3520.5
Brisbane (C) - Wynnum West3360.5
Brisbane (C) - Carina2960.4
Logan (C) - Underwood2950.4
Brisbane (C) - Wakerley2940.4
Brisbane (C) - Bowen Hills2660.4
Brisbane (C) - Wacol2660.4
Brisbane (C) - Coopers Plains2610.4
Ipswich (C) - East2600.4
Brisbane (C) - West End2560.4
Logan (C) - Loganlea2560.4
Brisbane (C) - Salisbury2390.4
Brisbane (C) - Herston2250.3
Brisbane (C) - Newstead2230.3
Logan (C) - Shailer Park2210.3
Redland (C) - Thorneside2070.3
Brisbane (C) - Manly West2040.3
Brisbane (C) - Mount Gravatt East2010.3
Brisbane (C) - Manly1820.3
Logan (C) - Woodridge1760.3
Brisbane (C) - Darra-Sumner1750.3
Logan (C) - Marsden1740.3
Logan (C) - Springwood1590.2
Logan (C) - Beenleigh1580.2
Brisbane (C) - Nathan1490.2
Brisbane (C) - Toowong1490.2
Brisbane (C) - Bulimba1330.2
Brisbane (C) - East Brisbane1300.2
Brisbane (C) - Archerfield1260.2
Brisbane (C) - Virginia1240.2
Brisbane (C) - Banyo1110.2
Brisbane (C) - Chandler-Capalaba West1090.2
Logan (C) - Browns Plains1060.2
Logan (C) - Carbrook-Cornubia980.1
Brisbane (C) - Moorooka980.1
Brisbane (C) - Richlands950.1
Ipswich (C) - Central930.1
Brisbane (C) - Pallara-Heathwood-Larapinta880.1
Brisbane (C) - Geebung760.1
Brisbane (C) - Albion750.1
Brisbane (C) - Mount Gravatt620.1
Gold Coast (C) - Southport600.1
Brisbane (C) - Dutton Park500.1
Brisbane (C) - Chermside470.1
Brisbane (C) - St Lucia420.1
Logan (C) - Kingston410.1
Brisbane (C) - Hendra400.1
Brisbane (C) - Kangaroo Point390.1
Brisbane (C) - Oxley360.1
Logan (C) - Daisy Hill-Priestdale350.1
Brisbane (C) - Camp Hill340.1
Moreton Bay (R) - Strathpine-Brendale340.1
Brisbane (C) - Carina Heights330.0
Brisbane (C) - Northgate330.0
Brisbane (C) - Windsor300.0
Brisbane (C) - Annerley300.0
Brisbane (C) - Kelvin Grove270.0
Brisbane (C) - MacGregor270.0
Brisbane (C) - Holland Park250.0
Brisbane (C) - Kedron240.0
Brisbane (C) - Enoggera240.0
Brisbane (C) - New Farm220.0
Brisbane (C) - Lota160.0
Brisbane (C) - Gumdale-Ransome140.0
Logan (C) - Eagleby130.0
Brisbane (C) - Wishart130.0
Brisbane (C) - Nundah130.0
Brisbane (C) - Hamilton120.0
Brisbane (C) - Stafford110.0
Brisbane (C) - Burbank110.0
Logan (C) - Jimboomba-Logan Village110.0
Gold Coast (C) - Pimpama-Coomera110.0
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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.