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Maranoa Regional Council

Residents place of work by occupation - All occupations

324 or 4.8% of the Maranoa Regional Council’s resident workers travel outside of the area to work.

Journey to Work (residents) data shows where the Maranoa 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 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
Maranoa Regional Council - All occupations2011
StatusNumber%
Live and work in the area5,64583.7
Live and work in the same SLA4,74770.4
Live in the area and work in different SLA89813.3
Live in the area, but work outside 3244.8
Work location unknown77211.5

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 11.5% 4.8% 13.3% 70.4%
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%
Maranoa (R) - Roma 3,34749.7
Maranoa (R) - Bungil 95214.1
Maranoa (R) - Booringa 6549.7
POW State/Territory undefined (Qld) 3905.8
Maranoa (R) - Warroo 3845.7
Maranoa (R) - Bendemere 3084.6
No usual address (Qld) 2103.1
Balonne (S) 510.8
Western Downs (R) - Murilla-Wandoan 290.4
Murweh (S) 180.3
Western Downs (R) - Tara 140.2
Toowoomba (R) - Toowoomba North-West 140.2
Western Downs (R) - Chinchilla 120.2
Toowoomba (R) - Toowoomba Central 110.2
POW Capital city undefined (Greater Brisbane) 100.1
Central Highlands (R) - Bauhinia 90.1
Central Highlands (R) - Duaringa 90.1
Western Downs (R) - Dalby 90.1
Upper Hunter Shire (A) 70.1
Barcaldine (R) - Aramac 70.1
Banana (S) 60.1
Canning (C) 60.1
Cooma-Monaro (A) 50.1
Brisbane (C) - Darra-Sumner 50.1
Gold Coast (C) - Southport 40.1
Lockyer Valley (R) - Gatton 40.1
Brisbane (C) - Woolloongabba 40.1
POW Capital city undefined (Greater Darwin) 40.1
Isaac (R) - Belyando 40.1
Isaac (R) - Broadsound 30.0
Kowanyama (S) 30.0
Weipa (T) 30.0
Barcaldine (R) - Barcaldine 30.0
Blackall Tambo (R) - Blackall 30.0
Blackall Tambo (R) - Tambo 30.0
Central Highlands (R) - Peak Downs 30.0
Gladstone (R) - Miriam Vale 30.0
No usual address (NT) 30.0
Parkes 30.0
East Pilbara (S) 30.0
Derby-West Kimberley (S) 30.0
Unincorp. Far North 30.0
Brisbane (C) - Alderley 30.0
Mid-Western Regional (A) - Pt B 30.0
POW State/Territory undefined (NSW) 30.0
Moreland (C) - Brunswick 30.0
Brisbane (C) - Bowen Hills 30.0
Brisbane (C) - City - Inner 30.0
Lockyer Valley (R) - Laidley 30.0
Fraser Coast (R) - Hervey Bay Pt A 30.0
Brisbane (C) - Archerfield 30.0
Ipswich (C) - East 30.0
Logan (C) - Beenleigh 30.0
Logan (C) - Woodridge 30.0
Moreton Bay (R) - Margate-Woody Point 30.0
Liverpool (C) - East 30.0
Southern Downs (R) - Stanthorpe 30.0
Toowoomba (R) - Millmerran 30.0
Toowoomba (R) - Pittsworth 30.0
Bulloo (S) 30.0
Quilpie (S) 30.0
Rockhampton (R) - Rockhampton 30.0
Gladstone (R) - Gladstone 30.0
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