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South Gippsland Shire

Residents' place of work

In 2011, 2,448 (19.6%) of South Gippsland Shire’s working residents travelled outside of the area to work.

Where do South Gippsland Shire'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 South Gippsland Shire'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 South Gippsland Shire.

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
South Gippsland Shire2011
StatusNumber%
Live and work in the area8,57968.7
Live and work in the same SLA7,40259.3
Live in the area and work in different SLA1,1779.4
Live in the area, but work outside 2,44819.6
Work location unknown1,45911.7

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 11.7% 19.6% 9.4% 59.3%
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
South Gippsland Shire - Total area (All SLAs)2011
SLANumber%
South Gippsland (S) - Central4,75238.1
South Gippsland (S) - West1,94115.5
South Gippsland (S) - East1,87815.0
Bass Coast (S) Bal7095.7
POW No Fixed Address (Vic.)5264.2
POW State/Territory undefined (Vic.)4643.7
POW not stated3582.9
Latrobe (C) - Morwell2061.6
Baw Baw (S) - Pt B West1661.3
Latrobe (C) - Traralgon1110.9
Wellington (S) - Alberton820.7
Cardinia (S) - Pakenham720.6
Frankston (C) - West640.5
POW Capital city undefined (Greater Melbourne)570.5
Casey (C) - Cranbourne540.4
Cardinia (S) - South540.4
Gr. Dandenong (C) - Dandenong540.4
Melbourne (C) - Inner510.4
Gr. Dandenong (C) Bal390.3
Mornington P'sula (S) - East380.3
Latrobe (C) - Moe330.3
Melbourne (C) - Remainder310.2
Kingston (C) - North260.2
Bass Coast (S) - Phillip Is.260.2
Casey (C) - South250.2
Monash (C) - South-West220.2
Casey (C) - Berwick220.2
Casey (C) - Hallam190.2
Monash (C) - Waverley West130.1
Mornington P'sula (S) - West120.1
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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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