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Residents place of work by occupation - All occupations

1,139 or 7.6% of the City of Albany’s resident workers travel outside of the area to work.

Journey to Work (residents) data shows where the City of Albany's resident workers go to work and whether they need to travel significant distances to work. This impacts upon planning and advocacy for roads and public transport provision, as well as economic development strategies to develop local employment which fits the skills and qualifications of the resident workers.

The distance travelled by residents in different broad occupations may be influenced by; the nature of employment opportunities versus the skills and qualifications of local residents; transport options available and commuting times; relationship between wages and salaries (people will travel further for higher paid jobs), house prices in the local area; and the geographic size of the local area.

Residents place of work data should be viewed alongside Self-containment and Jobs to workers ratioy datasets, as well as modelled Employed residents estimates, which are updated annually. The Resident workers section will provide the characteristics of resident workers.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2006 and 2011 – by place of work

Employment location of resident workers by occupation
City of Albany - All occupations2011
StatusNumber%
Live and work in the area11,89179.2
Live and work in the same SLA6,97346.4
Live in the area and work in different SLA4,91832.7
Live in the area, but work outside 1,1397.6
Work location unknown1,99313.3

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

Employment location of resident workers, 2011
Employment location of resident workers, 2011 13.3% 7.6% 32.7% 46.4%
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.
Employment location of resident workers by SLA by occupation
Total area (All SLAs) - All occupations2011
SLANumber%
Albany (C) - Central 8,86359.0
Albany (C) Bal 3,02820.2
No usual address (WA) 6324.2
Plantagenet (S) 4342.9
Denmark (S) 960.6
East Pilbara (S) 530.4
Ashburton (S) 480.3
Roebourne (S) 410.3
Ravensthorpe (S) 240.2
Port Hedland (T) 190.1
Gnowangerup (S) 180.1
Perth (C) - Inner 170.1
Migratory - Offshore - Shipping (WA) 170.1
Wyndham-East Kimberley (S) 140.1
Laverton (S) 130.1
Collie (S) 130.1
Cockburn (C) 120.1
Boddington (S) 120.1
Kojonup (S) 120.1
Broome (S) 110.1
Stirling (C) - Central 110.1
Jerramungup (S) 110.1
Victoria Park (T) 100.1
Melville (C) 100.1
Perth (C) - Remainder 100.1
Meekatharra (S) 100.1
Esperance (S) 90.1
Kalgoorlie/Boulder (C) - Pt A 90.1
Gosnells (C) 90.1
Serpentine-Jarrahdale (S) 70.0
Subiaco (C) 70.0
Manjimup (S) 70.0
Broomehill-Tambellup (S) 70.0
Cranbrook (S) 70.0
Kalgoorlie/Boulder (C) - Pt B 70.0
Leonora (S) 60.0
Derby-West Kimberley (S) 60.0
Claremont (T) 60.0
Bayswater (C) 60.0
Kalamunda (S) 60.0
Canning (C) 60.0
Katanning (S) 60.0
Kent (S) 60.0
Wellington (S) - Alberton 50.0
Mackay (R) - Mackay Pt A 40.0
Cassowary Coast (R) - Cardwell 40.0
Swan (C) 40.0
Kwinana (T) 40.0
Armadale (C) 40.0
Mullewa (S) 40.0
Northam (S) - Northam Town 40.0
West Arthur (S) 40.0
Lake Grace (S) 30.0
Northam (S) - Northam 30.0
Narrogin (T) 30.0
Yilgarn (S) 30.0
Coolgardie (S) 30.0
Woodanilling (S) 30.0
Three Springs (S) 30.0
Halls Creek (S) 30.0
Wiluna (S) 30.0
Carnamah (S) 30.0
Geraldton-Greenough (C) - Geraldton 30.0
Belmont (C) 30.0
Rockingham (C) 30.0
Bunbury (C) 30.0
Augusta-Margaret River (S) 30.0
No usual address (NSW) 30.0
Stirling (C) - South-Eastern 30.0
Fremantle (C) - Inner 30.0
Fremantle (C) - Remainder 30.0
Bass Coast (S) Bal 30.0
Migratory - Offshore - Shipping (Vic.) 30.0
Vincent (T) 30.0
Katherine (T) 30.0
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