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Workers place of residence by industry - All industries

Of the 10,603 local workers in Griffith City, 9,686 or 91.4% also live in the area.

Journey to Work (workers) data shows where Griffith 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. It is also useful in planning and advocacy for roads and public transport provision.

The distance and direction travelled by workers in different industry sectors may be influenced by the nature of employment opportunities (higher paid, high value employment may draw people from a wider area); the skill level required (jobs requiring tertiary qualifications will draw more workers from areas with high qualification levels among the residents) the number of jobs available in the industry sector (sectors with more opportunities may have a wider catchment); transport options available and commuting times to Griffith City.

Workers place of residence data should be viewed alongside Self-sufficiency and Jobs to workers ratio datasets for a summary of local employment opportunity by industry, as well as modelled Employment by industry (Total) numbers and Employment locations to understand the relative size of each industry sector and its distribution across the Griffith City. To analyse the characteristics of local workers in each industry, go to the Local workers section.

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

Residential location of local workers by industry
Griffith City - All industries2011
SLANumber%
Live and work in the area9,68691.4
Work in the area, but live outside9178.6

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 8.6% 91.4%
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.
Residential location of local workers by SLA by industry
Total area (All SLAs) - All industries2011
Number%
Griffith (C) 9,68691.4
Leeton (A) 3183.0
Murrumbidgee (A) 1641.5
Carrathool (A) 1141.1
Narrandera (A) 720.7
Clarence Valley (A) - Coast 210.2
Mildura (RC) - Pt A 120.1
Wagga Wagga (C) - Pt A 100.1
Jerilderie (A) 90.1
No usual address (NSW) 80.1
Coolamon (A) 60.1
Junee (A) 50.0
Albury (C) 50.0
Ipswich (C) - East 50.0
Sunshine Coast (R) - Caloundra South 50.0
Mount Gambier (C) 50.0
Central Coast (M) - Pt A 40.0
Mount Isa (C) 40.0
No usual address (Qld) 40.0
Brisbane (C) - Taringa 40.0
Melbourne (C) - Remainder 40.0
Corowa Shire (A) 40.0
Hay (A) 40.0
Tumut Shire (A) 40.0
Dubbo (C) - Pt A 40.0
Bathurst Regional (A) - Pt A 40.0
Cabonne (A) 40.0
Randwick (C) 40.0
Rockdale (C) 40.0
Fairfield (C) - West 40.0
Auburn (C) 40.0
Ryde (C) 40.0
Port Stephens (A) 40.0
Shoalhaven (C) - Pt B 30.0
Tweed (A) - Tweed-Heads 30.0
Ballina (A) 30.0
Port Macquarie-Hastings (A) - Pt A 30.0
Gosford (C) - East 30.0
Lake Macquarie (C) - North 30.0
Lane Cove (A) 30.0
Camden (A) 30.0
Canada Bay (A) - Concord 30.0
Bankstown (C) - South 30.0
Waverley (A) 30.0
Sydney (C) - Inner 30.0
Sydney (C) - South 30.0
Sydney (C) - West 30.0
Parkes (A) 30.0
Weddin (A) 30.0
Cootamundra (A) 30.0
Armidale Dumaresq (A) Bal 30.0
Lockhart (A) 30.0
Greater Hume Shire (A) - Pt A 30.0
Banyule (C) - Heidelberg 30.0
Monash (C) - Waverley East 30.0
Monash (C) - Waverley West 30.0
Cassowary Coast (R) - Johnstone 30.0
Redland (C) - Cleveland 30.0
Gr. Shepparton (C) - Pt A 30.0
Moira (S) - West 30.0
Indigo (S) - Pt B 30.0
Brisbane (C) - Newmarket 30.0
Spence 30.0
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