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Glenorchy City

Workers place of residence

Of the 17,368 people who work in Glenorchy City, 7,060 or 40.6% also live in the area.

Journey to Work (workers) data shows where Glenorchy City'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 Glenorchy City.

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

Residential location of local workers
Glenorchy City2011
SLANumber%
Live and work in the area7,06040.6
Work in the area, but live outside10,30859.4
Total workers in the area17,368100.0

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

Residential location of local workers, 2011
Residential location of local workers, 2011 59.4% 40.6%
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.
Residential location of local workers by SLA
Glenorchy City - Total area[Parameter].[StartYear]
SLANumber%
Glenorchy (C)7,06040.6
Clarence (C)2,93716.9
Hobart (C) - Remainder2,21812.8
Brighton (M)1,6789.7
Kingborough (M) - Pt A1,0956.3
Sorell (M) - Pt A6073.5
Derwent Valley (M) - Pt A5323.1
Southern Midlands (M)4112.4
Huon Valley (M)2551.5
Derwent Valley (M) - Pt B2071.2
Kingborough (M) - Pt B540.3
Central Highlands (M)530.3
Launceston (C) - Pt B370.2
Sorell (M) - Pt B300.2
Glamorgan/Spring Bay (M)230.1
No Usual Address (Tas.)150.1
Hobart (C) - Inner140.1
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Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing [Parameter].[StartYear]. Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id , the population experts.

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