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Greater Taree City

Workers place of residence

Of the 13,984 people who work in Greater Taree City, 12,586 or 90.0% also live in the area.

Journey to Work (workers) data shows where Greater Taree City's workforce comes 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 Greater Taree City.

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

Residential location of workers
Greater Taree City2011
SLANumber%
Live and work in the area12,58690.0
Work in the area, but live outside1,39810.0
Total workers in the area13,984100.0

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 workers, 2011
Residential location of workers, 2011 10.0% 90.0%
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.
Residential location of workers by SLA
Greater Taree City - Total area[Parameter].[StartYear]
SLANumber%
Greater Taree (C)12,58690.0
Great Lakes (A)7935.7
Port Macquarie-Hastings (A) - Pt B1701.2
Port Macquarie-Hastings (A) - Pt A730.5
Gloucester (A)390.3
Lake Macquarie (C) - East290.2
Sutherland Shire (A) - East230.2
Lake Macquarie (C) - North180.1
Newcastle (C) - Inner City130.1
Newcastle (C) - Throsby130.1
Sutherland Shire (A) - West130.1
No Usual Address (NSW)110.1
Kempsey (A)110.1
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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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