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King Island Council area

Local employment

There were 865 jobs located in the King Island Council area in the year ending June 2016.

This indicator shows the estimated number of jobs in the local area, on an annual basis back to 2001. The dataset is derived from the National Economics microsimulation model, based on the ABS labour force survey, and is generally higher than the figure provided by Census, because it is updated every year, and is not subject to Census undercount.

A count of jobs is one of the most fundamental economic indicators of the size of the local economy, and increasing numbers of jobs generally represent a growing economy. However, jobs are not necessarily full-time and the value of a job varies across areas. For this reason, jobs numbers should be viewed in conjunction with Employment by industry (FTE) and Worker Productivity datasets.

Local jobs
Local jobs 2016, King Island Council area: 865 2015, King Island Council area: 855 2014, King Island Council area: 851 2013, King Island Council area: 871 2012, King Island Council area: 930 2011, King Island Council area: 940 2010, King Island Council area: 950 2009, King Island Council area: 960 2008, King Island Council area: 973 2007, King Island Council area: 995 2006, King Island Council area: 1,009 2005, King Island Council area: 989 2004, King Island Council area: 991 2003, King Island Council area: 989 2002, King Island Council area: 970 2001, King Island Council area: 967
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
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Local jobs
King Island Council areaTasmania
Year (ending June 30)Number% changeNumber% changeKing Island Council area as a % of Tasmania
2016865+1.23238,946-0.250.36
2015855+0.48239,553+2.910.36
2014851-2.37232,776-0.430.37
2013871-6.29233,786-0.940.37
2012930-1.06236,013-1.150.39
2011940-1.03238,759+1.310.39
2010950-1.10235,665-1.360.40
2009960-1.35238,909+3.180.40
2008973-2.17231,547+2.990.42
2007995-1.41224,823+0.930.44
20061,009+2.03222,762+3.180.45
2005989-0.16215,905+2.460.46
2004991+0.12210,724+4.400.47
2003989+1.98201,842+1.420.49
2002970+0.35199,023-1.000.49
2001967--201,035--0.48

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id , the population experts

Annual change in local jobs
Annual change in local jobs 2016, Average annual growth rate: -1.0% 2015, Average annual growth rate: -1.0% 2014, Average annual growth rate: -1.0% 2013, Average annual growth rate: -1.0% 2012, Average annual growth rate: -1.0% 2011, Average annual growth rate: -1.0% 2010, Average annual growth rate: -1.0% 2009, Average annual growth rate: -1.0% 2008, Average annual growth rate: -1.0% 2007, Average annual growth rate: -1.0% 2006, Average annual growth rate: -1.0% 2005, Average annual growth rate: -1.0% 2004, Average annual growth rate: -1.0% 2003, Average annual growth rate: -1.0% 2016, Tasmania: -0.3% 2015, Tasmania: 2.9% 2014, Tasmania: -0.4% 2013, Tasmania: -0.9% 2012, Tasmania: -1.2% 2011, Tasmania: 1.3% 2010, Tasmania: -1.4% 2009, Tasmania: 3.2% 2008, Tasmania: 3.0% 2007, Tasmania: 0.9% 2006, Tasmania: 3.2% 2005, Tasmania: 2.5% 2004, Tasmania: 4.4% 2003, Tasmania: 1.4% 2016, King Island Council area: 1.2% 2015, King Island Council area: 0.5% 2014, King Island Council area: -2.4% 2013, King Island Council area: -6.3% 2012, King Island Council area: -1.1% 2011, King Island Council area: -1.0% 2010, King Island Council area: -1.1% 2009, King Island Council area: -1.3% 2008, King Island Council area: -2.2% 2007, King Island Council area: -1.4% 2006, King Island Council area: 2.0% 2005, King Island Council area: -0.2% 2004, King Island Council area: 0.1% 2003, King Island Council area: 2.0%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
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