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Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale

Residents place of work by occupation - All occupations

5,777 or 65.5% of the Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale’s resident workers travel outside of the area to work.

Journey to Work (residents) data shows where the Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale'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
Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale - All occupations2011
StatusNumber%
Live and work in the area1,87921.3
Live in the area, but work outside 5,77765.5
Work location unknown1,16013.2

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 65.5% 21.3%
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%
Serpentine-Jarrahdale (S) 1,87921.3
Armadale (C) 1,05812.0
Canning (C) 7068.0
No usual address (WA) 5125.8
Cockburn (C) 4875.5
Gosnells (C) 4755.4
Rockingham (C) 3023.4
Belmont (C) 2572.9
Kwinana (T) 2522.9
Melville (C) 2392.7
Perth (C) - Inner 2392.7
Perth (C) - Remainder 1942.2
Victoria Park (T) 1421.6
Swan (C) 1301.5
Murray (S) 1201.4
Fremantle (C) - Remainder 1181.3
Kalamunda (S) 1151.3
Stirling (C) - Central 1101.2
East Pilbara (S) 690.8
Mandurah (C) 570.6
Bayswater (C) 530.6
Vincent (T) 520.6
Ashburton (S) 520.6
Nedlands (C) 450.5
South Perth (C) 440.5
Subiaco (C) 420.5
Roebourne (S) 310.4
Port Hedland (T) 270.3
Collie (S) 260.3
Fremantle (C) - Inner 240.3
Bassendean (T) 190.2
Laverton (S) 170.2
Cambridge (T) 160.2
Mundaring (S) 150.2
Boddington (S) 150.2
Joondalup (C) - North 140.2
Wanneroo (C) - South 130.1
Claremont (T) 120.1
Waroona (S) 100.1
Wyndham-East Kimberley (S) 100.1
Leonora (S) 90.1
Meekatharra (S) 90.1
Cottesloe (T) 90.1
Stirling (C) - South-Eastern 90.1
East Fremantle (T) 90.1
Stirling (C) - Coastal 80.1
Yalgoo (S) 70.1
Derby-West Kimberley (S) 60.1
Yilgarn (S) 50.1
Bunbury (C) 50.1
Wanneroo (C) - North-East 50.1
Narrabri (A) 50.1
Northam (S) - Northam 40.0
Perenjori (S) 40.0
Carnarvon (S) 40.0
Manjimup (S) 40.0
Migratory - Offshore - Shipping (WA) 40.0
Broome (S) 40.0
Halls Creek (S) 30.0
Central Desert (S) 30.0
No usual address (NT) 30.0
Duntroon 30.0
Dandaragan (S) 30.0
Gingin (S) 30.0
Exmouth (S) 30.0
Mullewa (S) 30.0
Kalgoorlie/Boulder (C) - Pt A 30.0
Wiluna (S) 30.0
Donnybrook-Balingup (S) 30.0
No usual address (NSW) 30.0
Melbourne (C) - Inner 30.0
Melbourne (C) - Remainder 30.0
POW State/Territory undefined (Vic.) 30.0
Brisbane (C) - Albion 30.0
Brisbane (C) - Aspley 30.0
Diamantina (S) 30.0
POW State/Territory undefined (Qld) 30.0
Kimba (DC) 30.0
Unincorp. Far North 30.0
Sydney (C) - Inner 30.0
Warringah (A) 30.0
Peppermint Grove (S) 30.0
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