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City of Unley

Workers place of residence

Of the 19,359 people who work in the City of Unley, 3,509 or 18.1% also live in the area.

Journey to Work (workers) data shows where City of Unley'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 City of Unley.

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

Residential location of local workers
City of Unley2016
LocationNumber%
Live and work in the area3,50918.1
Work in the area, but live outside15,85081.9

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2016. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id , the population experts.

Residential location of local workers, 2016
Residential location of local workers, 2016 81.9% 18.1%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2016 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Residential locations of local workers by LGA, 2016
City of Unley
Residential location of local workers by LGA
City of Unley2016
LGANumberPercentage
Unley (C)3,50918.1
Mitcham (C)2,07710.7
Onkaparinga (C)1,93410.0
Marion (C)1,5237.9
Charles Sturt (C)1,2596.5
Port Adelaide Enfield (C)1,1275.8
West Torrens (C)1,1135.7
Burnside (C)9745.0
Tea Tree Gully (C)8024.1
Salisbury (C)7854.1
Campbelltown (C) (SA)6523.4
Adelaide Hills (DC)6403.3
Holdfast Bay (C)5783.0
Norwood Payneham St Peters (C)5592.9
Mount Barker (DC)4212.2
Adelaide (C)2911.5
Prospect (C)2831.5
Playford (C)2701.4
Walkerville (M)1030.5
Alexandrina (DC)820.4
Gawler (T)600.3
Murray Bridge (RC)390.2
Victor Harbor (C)390.2
Barossa (DC)250.1
Light (RegC)220.1
Mallala (DC)210.1
Yankalilla (DC)180.1
Yorke Peninsula (DC)130.1
No Fixed Address (SA)130.1
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Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2016. Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id , the population experts.

Excludes residential locations with fewer than 10 people.

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