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City of Tea Tree Gully

Workers place of residence by occupation - All occupations

Of the 18,384 local workers in the City of Tea Tree Gully, 9,976 or 54.3% also live in the area.

Journey to Work (workers) data shows where the City of Tea Tree Gully'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 broad occupations is generally influenced by a few factors. These primarily include the type and skill level of jobs located within the local area, and the residential location where those skills are available in the population. The pay level of particular occupations is also a factor, as people will travel further for a high-paying job.

Understanding how far people travel to access particular occupation categories in the area can help in developing programs for equity in the jobs market, and having affordable housing available for workers of all skill levels.

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 the City of Tea Tree Gully. 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 occupation
City of Tea Tree Gully - All occupations2011
Live and work in the area9,97654.3
Live and work in the same SLA5,40429.4
Live in the area and work in different SLA4,57224.9
Work in the area, but live outside8,40845.7

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011. Compiled and presented in by .id , the population experts.

Residential location of local workers, 2011
Residential location of local workers, 2011 45.7% 24.9% 29.4%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in by .id, the population experts.
Residential location of local workers by SLA by occupation
Total area (All SLAs) - All occupations2011
Tea Tree Gully (C) - North 3,00916.4
Tea Tree Gully (C) - South 2,78315.1
Tea Tree Gully (C) - Central 2,65914.5
Tea Tree Gully (C) - Hills 1,5258.3
Salisbury (C) - South-East 1,0655.8
Port Adel. Enfield (C) - East 7153.9
Salisbury (C) - North-East 7063.8
Campbelltown (C) - East 6483.5
Salisbury (C) - Central 3702.0
Playford (C) - East Central 3652.0
Salisbury (C) - Inner North 3021.6
Salisbury (C) Bal 3021.6
Adelaide Hills (DC) - North 2881.6
Campbelltown (C) - West 2681.5
Playford (C) - Elizabeth 2171.2
Prospect (C) 1901.0
Norw. P'ham St Ptrs (C) - East 1861.0
Burnside (C) - North-East 1751.0
Gawler (T) 1660.9
Playford (C) - West Central 1590.9
Port Adel. Enfield (C) - Inner 1570.9
Playford (C) - West 1320.7
Norw. P'ham St Ptrs (C) - West 1190.6
Charles Sturt (C) - North-East 1170.6
Playford (C) - Hills 1010.5
Charles Sturt (C) - Coastal 940.5
Burnside (C) - South-West 910.5
Port Adel. Enfield (C) - Coast 860.5
Barossa (DC) - Barossa 810.4
Light (RegC) 790.4
Walkerville (M) 780.4
Adelaide (C) 760.4
Unley (C) - East 730.4
Mallala (DC) 680.4
West Torrens (C) - East 630.3
Charles Sturt (C) - Inner West 560.3
Adelaide Hills (DC) - Ranges 560.3
Adelaide Hills (DC) Bal 540.3
West Torrens (C) - West 510.3
Port Adel. Enfield (C) - Park 510.3
Charles Sturt (C) - Inner East 500.3
Holdfast Bay (C) - North 400.2
Mitcham (C) - West 340.2
Unley (C) - West 340.2
Marion (C) - Central 330.2
Onkaparinga (C) - Reservoir 330.2
Port Adel. Enfield (C) - Port 330.2
Mount Barker (DC) - Central 320.2
Mitcham (C) - North-East 300.2
Marion (C) - North 260.1
Mitcham (C) - Hills 240.1
Onkaparinga (C) - Woodcroft 230.1
Onkaparinga (C) - South Coast 220.1
Adelaide Hills (DC) - Central 180.1
Marion (C) - South 150.1
No usual address (SA) 150.1
Mid Murray (DC) 130.1
Holdfast Bay (C) - South 130.1
Onkaparinga (C) - Morphett 130.1
Mount Barker (DC) Bal 120.1
Alexandrina (DC) - Coastal 100.1
Onkaparinga (C) - North Coast 60.0
Onkaparinga (C) - Hackham 60.0
Barossa (DC) - Tanunda 50.0
Berri & Barmera (DC) - Berri 50.0
Wakefield (DC) 40.0
Wattle Range (DC) - East 40.0
Barossa (DC) - Angaston 40.0
Whittlesea (C) - South-West 40.0
Gold Coast (C) - Broadbeach Waters 30.0
Hornsby (A) - South 30.0
Lake Macquarie (C) - West 30.0
Victor Harbor (C) 30.0
Copper Coast (DC) 30.0
Yorke Peninsula (DC) - North 30.0
Yorke Peninsula (DC) - South 30.0
Goyder (DC) 30.0
Onkaparinga (C) - Hills 30.0
Darwin (C) - City - Inner 30.0
Darwin (C) - Larrakeyah 30.0
Renmark Paringa (DC) - Renmark 30.0
Murray Bridge (RC) 30.0
The Coorong (DC) 30.0
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