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Nillumbik Shire

Workers place of residence

Of the 11,620 people who work in Nillumbik Shire, 6,664 or 57.3% also live in the area.

Journey to Work (workers) data shows where Nillumbik Shire'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 Nillumbik Shire.

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

Residential location of local workers
Nillumbik Shire2011
StatusNumber%
Live and work in the area6,66457.3
Live and work in the same SLA5,30445.6
Live in the area and work in different SLA1,36011.7
Work in the area, but live outside4,95642.7

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 42.7% 11.7% 45.6%
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
Nillumbik Shire - Total area2011
SLANumber%
Nillumbik (S) - South2,99025.7
Nillumbik (S) - South-West2,41620.8
Banyule (C) - North1,36011.7
Nillumbik (S) Bal1,25810.8
Whittlesea (C) - North6795.8
Banyule (C) - Heidelberg3433.0
Manningham (C) - West2962.5
Whittlesea (C) - South-East2322.0
Darebin (C) - Preston1691.5
Whittlesea (C) - South-West1551.3
Yarra Ranges (S) - Lilydale970.8
Maroondah (C) - Croydon820.7
Hume (C) - Craigieburn770.7
Darebin (C) - Northcote730.6
Murrindindi (S) - West720.6
Whitehorse (C) - Box Hill600.5
Manningham (C) - East590.5
Boroondara (C) - Camberwell N.580.5
Maroondah (C) - Ringwood550.5
Moreland (C) - Coburg540.5
Mitchell (S) - South520.4
Yarra Ranges (S) - North500.4
Whitehorse (C) - Nunawading W.350.3
Yarra (C) - North330.3
Whitehorse (C) - Nunawading E.310.3
Boroondara (C) - Kew280.2
Knox (C) - North-East250.2
Brimbank (C) - Keilor240.2
Knox (C) - North-West200.2
Moreland (C) - Brunswick180.2
Monash (C) - Waverley West160.1
Hume (C) - Broadmeadows150.1
Maribyrnong (C)140.1
Moonee Valley (C) - Essendon130.1
Moreland (C) - North130.1
Boroondara (C) - Camberwell S.130.1
Hume (C) - Sunbury120.1
Brimbank (C) - Sunshine110.1
Melbourne (C) - Remainder110.1
Port Phillip (C) - St Kilda110.1
Knox (C) - South110.1
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Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011. Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id , the population experts.

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