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City of Whittlesea

Residents' place of work

In 2011, 41,701 (58.3%) of the City of Whittlesea’s working residents travelled outside of the area to work.

Where do the City of Whittlesea'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 the City of Whittlesea'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 the City of Whittlesea.

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
City of Whittlesea2011
StatusNumber%
Live and work in the area18,45725.8
Live and work in the same SLA10,25714.3
Live in the area and work in different SLA8,20011.5
Live in the area, but work outside 41,70158.3
Work location unknown11,33315.9

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 15.9% 58.3% 11.5% 14.3%
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
City of Whittlesea - Total area (All SLAs)2011
SLANumber%
Whittlesea (C) - South-West8,79112.3
Whittlesea (C) - North5,1137.2
Darebin (C) - Preston5,0667.1
Hume (C) - Broadmeadows4,6526.5
Whittlesea (C) - South-East4,5536.4
Melbourne (C) - Inner3,8045.3
POW No Fixed Address (Vic.)3,1924.5
Melbourne (C) - Remainder3,0044.2
POW State/Territory undefined (Vic.)2,8894.0
Banyule (C) - Heidelberg2,8494.0
POW not stated2,7573.9
Hume (C) - Craigieburn2,5453.6
POW Capital city undefined (Greater Melbourne)2,4293.4
Banyule (C) - North1,6362.3
Yarra (C) - North1,4632.0
Melbourne (C) - S'bank-D'lands1,3962.0
Darebin (C) - Northcote1,0601.5
Moreland (C) - Coburg9181.3
Port Phillip (C) - West8571.2
Yarra (C) - Richmond7201.0
Manningham (C) - West6841.0
Moreland (C) - Brunswick6831.0
Brimbank (C) - Keilor6440.9
Brimbank (C) - Sunshine6070.8
Nillumbik (S) - South-West4800.7
Moreland (C) - North4680.7
Nillumbik (S) - South4580.6
Moonee Valley (C) - Essendon4520.6
Maribyrnong (C)4470.6
Moonee Valley (C) - West4370.6
Wyndham (C) - North4270.6
Boroondara (C) - Kew4180.6
Whitehorse (C) - Box Hill4070.6
Boroondara (C) - Hawthorn3990.6
Hobsons Bay (C) - Altona3780.5
Monash (C) - Waverley West3250.5
Stonnington (C) - Prahran2730.4
Monash (C) - South-West2260.3
Whitehorse (C) - Nunawading W.2240.3
Kingston (C) - North2210.3
Mitchell (S) - South2210.3
Port Phillip (C) - St Kilda1730.2
Whitehorse (C) - Nunawading E.1530.2
Gr. Dandenong (C) Bal1520.2
Boroondara (C) - Camberwell S.1440.2
Boroondara (C) - Camberwell N.1390.2
Stonnington (C) - Malvern1300.2
Nillumbik (S) Bal1280.2
Hobsons Bay (C) - Williamstown1100.2
Knox (C) - North-East1000.1
Monash (C) - Waverley East990.1
Melton (S) - East880.1
Glen Eira (C) - Caulfield870.1
Knox (C) - South860.1
Maroondah (C) - Croydon860.1
Gr. Dandenong (C) - Dandenong790.1
Maroondah (C) - Ringwood720.1
Knox (C) - North-West660.1
Murrindindi (S) - West500.1
Mitchell (S) - North390.1
Hume (C) - Sunbury370.1
Yarra Ranges (S) - Lilydale350.0
Frankston (C) - West300.0
Bayside (C) - Brighton260.0
Melton (S) Bal240.0
Manningham (C) - East160.0
Wyndham (C) - South140.0
Greater Geelong (C) - Geelong140.0
Glen Eira (C) - South130.0
Casey (C) - Berwick120.0
Bayside (C) - South120.0
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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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