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Fairview Park - Yatala Vale

Method of travel to work

In Fairview Park - Yatala Vale 10 people rode their bike or walked to work in 2016.

Fairview Park - Yatala Vale'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 2016?'

Employed persons aged 15 years and over

Method of travel to work
Fairview Park - Yatala Vale - Employed persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
Main method of travelNumber%City of Tea Tree Gully %Number%City of Tea Tree Gully %2011 to 2016
Train
60.30.20--0.2+6
Bus
1487.99.720610.39.7-58
Tram or Ferry
0--0.00--0.10
Taxi
0--0.10--0.20
Car - as driver
1,30569.768.71,35767.766.6-51
Car - as passenger
693.74.0683.44.5+1
Truck
80.40.5110.60.7-3
Motorbike
0--0.440.20.4-4
map this data in atlas.idBicycle30.20.480.40.4-5
map this data in atlas.idWalked only70.40.9251.31.0-18
Other
231.31.2180.91.0+6
map this data in atlas.idWorked at home733.92.9562.82.5+17
Did not go to work
20110.710.223911.911.6-38
Not stated
271.50.7120.61.0+16

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Method of travel to work, 2016
Method of travel to work, 2016 Train, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.2% Bus, City of Tea Tree Gully: 9.7% Tram or Ferry, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.0% Taxi, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.1% Car - as driver, City of Tea Tree Gully: 68.7% Car - as passenger, City of Tea Tree Gully: 4.0% Truck, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.5% Motorbike, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.4% Bicycle, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.4% Walked only, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.9% Other, City of Tea Tree Gully: 1.2% Worked at home, City of Tea Tree Gully: 2.9% Did not go to work, City of Tea Tree Gully: 10.2% Not stated, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.7% Train, Fairview Park - Yatala Vale: 0.3% Bus, Fairview Park - Yatala Vale: 7.9% Car - as driver, Fairview Park - Yatala Vale: 69.7% Car - as passenger, Fairview Park - Yatala Vale: 3.7% Truck, Fairview Park - Yatala Vale: 0.4% Bicycle, Fairview Park - Yatala Vale: 0.2% Walked only, Fairview Park - Yatala Vale: 0.4% Other, Fairview Park - Yatala Vale: 1.3% Worked at home, Fairview Park - Yatala Vale: 3.9% Did not go to work, Fairview Park - Yatala Vale: 10.7% Not stated, Fairview Park - Yatala Vale: 1.5%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2016 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in method of travel to work, 2011 to 2016
Change in method of travel to work, 2011 to 2016 Train, Fairview Park - Yatala Vale: +6 Bus, Fairview Park - Yatala Vale: -58 Tram or Ferry, Fairview Park - Yatala Vale: 0 Taxi, Fairview Park - Yatala Vale: 0 Car - as driver, Fairview Park - Yatala Vale: -51 Car - as passenger, Fairview Park - Yatala Vale: +1 Truck, Fairview Park - Yatala Vale: -3 Motorbike, Fairview Park - Yatala Vale: -4 Bicycle, Fairview Park - Yatala Vale: -5 Walked only, Fairview Park - Yatala Vale: -18 Other, Fairview Park - Yatala Vale: +6 Worked at home, Fairview Park - Yatala Vale: +17 Did not go to work, Fairview Park - Yatala Vale: -38 Not stated, Fairview Park - Yatala Vale: +16
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 and 2016 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

In 2016, there were 154 people who caught public transport to work (train, bus, tram or ferry) in Fairview Park - Yatala Vale, compared with 1,382 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 Fairview Park - Yatala Vale in 2016, compared to the City of Tea Tree Gully, shows that 8.3% used public transport, while 73.8% used a private vehicle, compared with 10.0% and 73.6% respectively in the City of Tea Tree Gully.

The major differences in persons between the method of travel to work of Fairview Park - Yatala Vale and the City of Tea Tree Gully were:

  • A larger percentage of persons who worked at home (3.9% compared to 2.9%)
  • A larger percentage of persons who travelled by car (as driver) (69.7% compared to 68.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons who travelled by bus (7.9% compared to 9.7%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Fairview Park - Yatala Vale decreased by 131 between 2011 and 2016.

The largest changes in the method of travel to work by resident population in Fairview Park - Yatala Vale between 2011 and 2016 were for those nominated:

  • Bus (-58 persons)
  • Car - as driver (-51 persons)

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