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Residents place of work

45,617 or 64.0% of the City of Whitehorse’s resident workers travel outside of the area to work.

Journey to Work (residents) data shows where City of Whitehorse's resident workers go to work and whether they need to travel significant distances to work, or can live near work. This impacts upon planning and advocacy for roads and public transport provision, as well as economic development strategies to improve access to local employment.

The distance travelled by residents in different industry sectors 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 and house prices in the local area; and the geographic size of the local area.

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

Employment location of resident workers
City of Whitehorse2011
StatusNumber%
Live and work in the area17,80725.0
Live and work in the same SLA11,53816.2
Live in the area and work in different SLA6,2698.8
Live in the area, but work outside 45,61764.0
Work location unknown7,89211.1

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 11.1% 64.0% 8.8% 16.2%
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
City of Whitehorse - Total area (All SLAs)2011
SLANumber%
Whitehorse (C) - Box Hill7,22710.1
Melbourne (C) - Inner6,5309.2
Whitehorse (C) - Nunawading W.6,0918.5
Whitehorse (C) - Nunawading E.4,4896.3
Melbourne (C) - Remainder3,7645.3
Monash (C) - Waverley West2,8063.9
POW No Fixed Address (Vic.)2,4073.4
Melbourne (C) - S'bank-D'lands2,3763.3
Boroondara (C) - Hawthorn1,9882.8
Manningham (C) - West1,9482.7
POW State/Territory undefined (Vic.)1,8462.6
POW Capital city undefined (Greater Melbourne)1,8182.5
POW not stated1,7532.5
Monash (C) - South-West1,5292.1
Maroondah (C) - Ringwood1,4902.1
Boroondara (C) - Camberwell S.1,4182.0
Port Phillip (C) - West1,3101.8
Yarra (C) - North1,2491.8
Yarra (C) - Richmond1,1991.7
Boroondara (C) - Camberwell N.1,1591.6
Kingston (C) - North1,1511.6
Knox (C) - North-East1,1191.6
Knox (C) - North-West1,0791.5
Stonnington (C) - Malvern1,0521.5
Boroondara (C) - Kew1,0351.5
Gr. Dandenong (C) Bal9371.3
Maroondah (C) - Croydon8101.1
Banyule (C) - Heidelberg7711.1
Gr. Dandenong (C) - Dandenong7301.0
Monash (C) - Waverley East6740.9
Knox (C) - South6720.9
Stonnington (C) - Prahran6350.9
Yarra Ranges (S) - Lilydale5660.8
Darebin (C) - Preston4240.6
Glen Eira (C) - Caulfield4050.6
Port Phillip (C) - St Kilda3460.5
Glen Eira (C) - South2360.3
Darebin (C) - Northcote2280.3
Hume (C) - Broadmeadows2110.3
Hume (C) - Craigieburn2070.3
Maribyrnong (C)2050.3
Moreland (C) - Brunswick1990.3
Casey (C) - Hallam1840.3
Brimbank (C) - Sunshine1550.2
Whittlesea (C) - South-West1510.2
Frankston (C) - West1470.2
Bayside (C) - South1470.2
Casey (C) - Berwick1430.2
Banyule (C) - North1310.2
Hobsons Bay (C) - Altona1270.2
Nillumbik (S) - South1130.2
Wyndham (C) - North1120.2
Manningham (C) - East1100.2
Moonee Valley (C) - Essendon1050.1
Moreland (C) - Coburg940.1
Casey (C) - Cranbourne890.1
Bayside (C) - Brighton860.1
Moonee Valley (C) - West740.1
Yarra Ranges (S) - Dandenongs710.1
Brimbank (C) - Keilor700.1
Whittlesea (C) - South-East700.1
Cardinia (S) - Pakenham530.1
Hobsons Bay (C) - Williamstown520.1
Yarra Ranges (S) - Seville450.1
Whittlesea (C) - North320.0
Kingston (C) - South310.0
Mornington P'sula (S) - West250.0
Yarra Ranges (S) - North230.0
Bass Coast (S) Bal140.0
Nillumbik (S) - South-West130.0
Moreland (C) - North120.0
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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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