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Armidale Regional Council

Residents place of work by industry - All industries

909 or 7.5% of the Armidale Regional Council’s resident workers travel outside of the area to work.

Journey to Work (residents) data shows where the Armidale Regional Council'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 industry sectors 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 (in large areas, local jobs may not in fact be so local, while in more compact areas, resident workers may walk to work in a neighbouring LGA.).

Please note that where an industry has a very small number of employed residents, there may be no information displayed on the map or the detailed table due to insufficient residents travelling to any one area to display. The summary table will still include the information for the total residents working locally or travelling outside the area to work.

Residents place of work data should be viewed alongside Self-containment and Jobs to workers ratio 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 industry
Armidale Regional Council - All industries2011
StatusNumber%
Live and work in the area9,89381.2
Live and work in the same SLA8,05366.1
Live in the area and work in different SLA1,84015.1
Live in the area, but work outside 9097.5
Work location unknown1,38011.3

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 11.3% 7.5% 15.1% 66.1%
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 industry
Total area (All SLAs) - All industries2011
SLANumber%
Armidale Dumaresq (A) - City 7,84664.4
Guyra (A) 1,23410.1
Armidale Dumaresq (A) Bal 8136.7
POW State/Territory undefined (NSW) 7956.5
No usual address (NSW) 3432.8
Uralla (A) 2712.2
Inverell (A) - Pt B 1731.4
Tamworth Regional (A) - Pt A 690.6
Glen Innes Severn (A) 370.3
Walcha (A) 370.3
Inverell (A) - Pt A 150.1
Sydney (C) - Inner 150.1
Lake Macquarie (C) - North 120.1
Gwydir (A) 110.1
Port Macquarie-Hastings (A) - Pt A 100.1
Cessnock (C) 90.1
Muswellbrook (A) 90.1
Snowy River (A) 90.1
Moree Plains (A) 80.1
Cobar (A) 70.1
POW State/Territory undefined (Qld) 70.1
Sydney (C) - South 70.1
Singleton (A) 60.0
Lismore (C) - Pt A 60.0
Bellingen (A) 60.0
Tamworth Regional (A) - Pt B 60.0
Maranoa (R) - Roma 60.0
Brisbane (C) - City - Inner 60.0
Wagga Wagga (C) - Pt A 60.0
Walgett (A) 60.0
Ipswich (C) - Central 50.0
Roebourne (S) 50.0
Adelaide (C) 50.0
Lake Macquarie (C) - East 50.0
Botany Bay (C) 40.0
Leichhardt (A) 40.0
Sydney (C) - West 40.0
Ryde (C) 40.0
Melville (C) 40.0
Ashburton (S) 40.0
Belconnen Town Centre 40.0
Goondiwindi (R) - Waggamba 40.0
Southern Downs (R) - Warwick 40.0
Narrabri (A) 40.0
POW Capital city undefined (ACT) 40.0
Dubbo (C) - Pt A 30.0
Warrumbungle Shire (A) 30.0
Bogan (A) 30.0
Griffith (C) 30.0
Central Darling (A) 30.0
Unincorp. Far West 30.0
Ipswich (C) - East 30.0
Lockyer Valley (R) - Gatton 30.0
Lithgow (C) 30.0
Glenelg (S) - North 30.0
Western Downs (R) - Chinchilla 30.0
No usual address (Qld) 30.0
Diamantina (S) 30.0
Townsville (C) - Douglas 30.0
Charters Towers (R) - Dalrymple 30.0
Torres (S) 30.0
McKinlay (S) 30.0
Mount Isa (C) 30.0
Tuggeranong - SSD Bal 30.0
Wyndham-East Kimberley (S) 30.0
Launceston (C) - Pt B 30.0
POW State/Territory undefined (NT) 30.0
Willoughby (C) 30.0
Wyong (A) - North-East 30.0
Wyong (A) - South and West 30.0
Wollondilly (A) 30.0
Ashfield (A) 30.0
North Sydney (A) 30.0
Ballina (A) 30.0
Coffs Harbour (C) - Pt A 30.0
Liverpool Plains (A) 30.0
Greater Taree (C) 30.0
Kempsey (A) 30.0
Maitland (C) 30.0
Newcastle (C) - Outer West 30.0
Gunnedah (A) 30.0
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