Town of Cambridge

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Town of Cambridge

Workers place of residence

Of the 13,096 local workers in the Town of Cambridge, 2,313 or 17.7% also live in the area.

Journey to Work (workers) data shows where the Town of Cambridge'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 the Town of Cambridge.

Data source

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2016 – by journey to work

Residential location of local workers
Town of Cambridge 2016
LocationNumber%.
Live and work in the area2,31317.7
Work in the area, but live outside10,78382.3
Total workers in the area13,096100.0

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2016. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id (informed decisions)

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Residential location of local workers by LGA
Town of Cambridge 2016
LocationNumber%.
Stirling (C)2,81521.5
Cambridge (T)2,31317.7
Joondalup (C)1,2639.6
Wanneroo (C)9977.6
Bayswater (C)5123.9
Vincent (C)4573.5
Swan (C)4123.1
Melville (C)3993.0
Cockburn (C)3532.7
Nedlands (C)3492.7
Canning (C)3332.5
Gosnells (C)3272.5
Subiaco (C)3092.4
South Perth (C)2812.1
Victoria Park (T)2471.9
Perth (C)1861.4
Belmont (C)1781.4
Armadale (C)1561.2
Kalamunda (S)1531.2
Claremont (T)1501.1
Rockingham (C)1451.1
Fremantle (C)1371.0
Cottesloe (T)960.7
Bassendean (T)890.7
Mundaring (S)870.7
Mosman Park (T)840.6
Kwinana (C)810.6
Mandurah (C)490.4
Serpentine-Jarrahdale (S)410.3
East Fremantle (T)400.3
Peppermint Grove (S)130.1
No Fixed Address (WA)110.1

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2016. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id (informed decisions) Excludes residential locations with fewer than 10 people.

Town of Cambridge

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