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City of Yarra

Residents' place of work

In 2011, 30,164 (70.1%) of the City of Yarra’s working residents travelled outside of the area to work.

Where do the City of Yarra'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 Yarra'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 Yarra.

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 Yarra2011
StatusNumber%
Live and work in the area9,44821.9
Live and work in the same SLA7,75818.0
Live in the area and work in different SLA1,6903.9
Live in the area, but work outside 30,16470.1
Work location unknown3,4338.0

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 8.0% 70.1% 3.9% 18.0%
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 Yarra - Total area (All SLAs)2011
SLANumber%
Melbourne (C) - Inner8,43419.6
Yarra (C) - North5,86113.6
Melbourne (C) - Remainder5,59713.0
Yarra (C) - Richmond3,5878.3
Melbourne (C) - S'bank-D'lands2,5515.9
Port Phillip (C) - West1,5303.6
Stonnington (C) - Prahran9292.2
Boroondara (C) - Hawthorn8992.1
POW Capital city undefined (Greater Melbourne)8682.0
POW State/Territory undefined (Vic.)8532.0
POW No Fixed Address (Vic.)8412.0
POW not stated7941.8
Banyule (C) - Heidelberg5811.3
Darebin (C) - Preston5011.2
Boroondara (C) - Kew4781.1
Whitehorse (C) - Box Hill4321.0
Maribyrnong (C)4241.0
Darebin (C) - Northcote4191.0
Port Phillip (C) - St Kilda4181.0
Stonnington (C) - Malvern4070.9
Monash (C) - Waverley West3900.9
Moreland (C) - Brunswick3820.9
Monash (C) - South-West3440.8
Glen Eira (C) - Caulfield2950.7
Kingston (C) - North2910.7
Boroondara (C) - Camberwell S.2750.6
Hume (C) - Broadmeadows2330.5
Moonee Valley (C) - Essendon2110.5
Whitehorse (C) - Nunawading W.2080.5
Hume (C) - Craigieburn2040.5
Brimbank (C) - Sunshine2020.5
Manningham (C) - West1970.5
Whittlesea (C) - South-West1910.4
Gr. Dandenong (C) Bal1580.4
Moreland (C) - Coburg1550.4
Boroondara (C) - Camberwell N.1500.3
Gr. Dandenong (C) - Dandenong1430.3
Wyndham (C) - North1300.3
Maroondah (C) - Ringwood1160.3
Hobsons Bay (C) - Altona1070.2
Brimbank (C) - Keilor1060.2
Monash (C) - Waverley East1030.2
Whitehorse (C) - Nunawading E.980.2
Knox (C) - North-East970.2
Moonee Valley (C) - West960.2
Knox (C) - South880.2
Hobsons Bay (C) - Williamstown790.2
Glen Eira (C) - South780.2
Bayside (C) - South690.2
Banyule (C) - North670.2
Bayside (C) - Brighton660.2
Yarra Ranges (S) - Lilydale650.2
Maroondah (C) - Croydon600.1
Frankston (C) - West560.1
Whittlesea (C) - South-East520.1
Knox (C) - North-West500.1
Whittlesea (C) - North410.1
Casey (C) - Hallam340.1
Greater Geelong (C) - Geelong340.1
Nillumbik (S) - South330.1
Moreland (C) - North290.1
Casey (C) - Berwick280.1
Greater Geelong (C) - Corio - Inner170.0
Mornington P'sula (S) - West160.0
Hume (C) - Sunbury150.0
Sydney (C) - Inner130.0
POW State/Territory undefined (NSW)120.0
Kingston (C) - South120.0
Bass Coast (S) Bal110.0
Casey (C) - Cranbourne110.0
Mornington P'sula (S) - South110.0
POW No Fixed Address (NSW)110.0
Botany Bay (C)110.0
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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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