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Workers place of residence

Of the 9,809 people who work in Adelaide Hills Council, 5,591 or 57.0% also live in the area.

Journey to Work (workers) data shows where Adelaide Hills Council's local workers come from and how far they are travelling to access employment in the area.

This shows the degree to which the local economy draws on the wider region to supply labour for its industries, as well as in planning and advocacy for roads and public transport provision.

The distance travelled by workers in different industry sectors may be influenced by the nature of employment opportunities (e.g. more specialist occupations may draw people from further afield); the number of jobs available in the industry sector; transport options available and commuting times to Adelaide Hills Council.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2016 – by journey to work

Residential location of local workers
Adelaide Hills Council2016
LocationNumber%
Live and work in the area5,59157.0
Work in the area, but live outside4,21843.0

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

Residential location of local workers, 2016
Residential location of local workers, 2016 43.0% 57.0%
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.
Residential location of local workers by LGA
Adelaide Hills Council2016
LGANumberPercentage
Adelaide Hills (DC)5,59157.0
Mount Barker (DC)1,33713.6
Onkaparinga (C)3373.4
Mitcham (C)3083.1
Tea Tree Gully (C)2382.4
Burnside (C)1952.0
Salisbury (C)1871.9
Campbelltown (C) (SA)1861.9
Barossa (DC)1671.7
Port Adelaide Enfield (C)1461.5
Unley (C)1331.4
Alexandrina (DC)1331.4
Marion (C)1131.2
Norwood Payneham St Peters (C)1071.1
West Torrens (C)900.9
Charles Sturt (C)840.9
Playford (C)820.8
Mid Murray (DC)770.8
Murray Bridge (RC)750.8
Holdfast Bay (C)620.6
Adelaide (C)430.4
Gawler (T)280.3
Prospect (C)250.3
Light (RegC)120.1
Walkerville (M)100.1
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Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2016. Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id , the population experts.

Excludes residential locations with fewer than 10 people.

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