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Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds

Method of travel to work

In Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds 17 people rode their bike or walked to work in 2011.

Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds'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
Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds - Employed persons (Enumerated)20112006Change
Main method of travelNumber%Shoalhaven City %Number%Shoalhaven City %2006 to 2011
Train00.00.400.00.40
Bus30.20.330.20.30
Tram or Ferry00.00.000.00.00
Taxi00.00.100.00.10
Car - as driver1,01264.866.097063.162.5+42
Car - as passenger1197.65.91298.46.8-10
Truck301.91.8302.02.20
Motorbike60.40.640.30.8+2
Bicycle00.00.730.20.8-3
Walked only171.13.5241.53.9-6
Other80.51.1120.81.0-4
Worked at home925.95.41278.36.4-35
Did not go to work23515.112.622314.513.0+12
Not stated392.51.6120.81.8+27

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, Shoalhaven City: 0.4% Bus, Shoalhaven City: 0.3% Tram or Ferry, Shoalhaven City: 0.0% Taxi, Shoalhaven City: 0.1% Car - as driver, Shoalhaven City: 66.0% Car - as passenger, Shoalhaven City: 5.9% Truck, Shoalhaven City: 1.8% Motorbike, Shoalhaven City: 0.6% Bicycle, Shoalhaven City: 0.7% Walked only, Shoalhaven City: 3.5% Other, Shoalhaven City: 1.1% Worked at home, Shoalhaven City: 5.4% Did not go to work, Shoalhaven City: 12.6% Not stated, Shoalhaven City: 1.6% Train, Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds: 0.0% Bus, Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds: 0.2% Tram or Ferry, Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds: 0.0% Taxi, Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds: 0.0% Car - as driver, Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds: 64.8% Car - as passenger, Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds: 7.6% Truck, Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds: 1.9% Motorbike, Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds: 0.4% Bicycle, Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds: 0.0% Walked only, Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds: 1.1% Other, Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds: 0.5% Worked at home, Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds: 5.9% Did not go to work, Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds: 15.1% Not stated, Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds: 2.5%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Enumerated data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in method of travel to work, 2006 to 2011
Change in method of travel to work, 2006 to 2011 Train, Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds: 0 Bus, Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds: 0 Tram or Ferry, Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds: 0 Taxi, Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds: 0 Car - as driver, Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds: +42 Car - as passenger, Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds: -10 Truck, Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds: 0 Motorbike, Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds: +2 Bicycle, Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds: -3 Walked only, Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds: -6 Other, Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds: -4 Worked at home, Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds: -35 Did not go to work, Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds: +12 Not stated, Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds: +27
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 3 people who caught public transport to work (train, bus, tram or ferry) in Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds, compared with 1,167 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 Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds in 2011, compared to Shoalhaven City, shows that 0.2% used public transport, while 74.7% used a private vehicle, compared with 0.7% and 74.3% respectively in Shoalhaven City.

The major differences in persons between the method of travel to work of Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds and Shoalhaven City were:

  • A larger percentage of persons who did not go to work (15.1% compared to 12.6%)
  • A larger percentage of persons who travelled by car (as a passenger) (7.6% compared to 5.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons who walked only (1.1% compared to 3.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons who travelled by car (as driver) (64.8% compared to 66.0%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds increased by 25 between 2006 and 2011.

There were no major differences in Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds between 2006 and 2011.

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