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Mid Murray Council

Workers place of residence

Of the 2,069 people who work in Mid Murray Council, 1,614 or 78.0% also live in the area.

Journey to Work (workers) data shows where Mid Murray Council'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 Mid Murray Council.

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

Residential location of local workers
Mid Murray Council2011
SLANumber%
Live and work in the area1,61478.0
Work in the area, but live outside45522.0
Total workers in the area2,069100.0

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 22.0% 78.0%
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 local workers by SLA
Mid Murray Council - Total area[Parameter].[StartYear]
SLANumber%
Mid Murray (DC)1,61478.0
Loxton Waikerie (DC) - West914.4
Murray Bridge (RC)914.4
Barossa (DC) - Angaston412.0
Barossa (DC) - Barossa271.3
Adelaide Hills (DC) - North271.3
Goyder (DC)170.8
Karoonda East Murray (DC)170.8
Light (RegC)150.7
Alexandrina (DC) - Strathalbyn110.5

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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