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Employment by industry (FTE)

In Developing East Arnhem Limited area, Construction is the largest employer, generating 860 FTE jobs in 2015/16.

Full-time equivalent (FTE) employment is modelled by NIEIR and takes into account differences in hours worked between industry sectors. It is a measure that allows direct comparison of employment between industries in Developing East Arnhem Limited area.

Typically, industries such as Retail Trade and Accommodation and Food Services, which employ many part-time workers, have lower FTE employment than total employment.

FTE employment is calculated directly by dividing the total hours worked in each industry by 38. By comparing the number of full-time equivalent jobs in each industry sector to a regional benchmark, you can clearly see the structure of Developing East Arnhem Limited area's economy. This can be done by directly comparing the area to its benchmark, or by using a location quotient to look at the relative size of industries.

FTE employment should be viewed in conjunction with Employment by industry (Total) and Employment by industry (Census), for a full understanding of the industry breakdown in the area. Worker productivity data shows the value of a worker in each industry to the local economy. Employment locations shows where employment is taking place in each industry sector.

NOTE: FTE employment is derived from Census data but has been corrected for the known undercount of employment in the Census. Detailed notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.

National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series

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Full-time equivalent employment by industry sector
Developing East Arnhem Limited area2015/162010/11Change
Industry
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Number%Northern Territory%Number%Northern Territory%2010/11 to 2015/16
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing470.82.51502.52.7-103
Mining63910.63.869811.53.6-59
Manufacturing5819.71.598916.34.4-408
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services210.41.3240.41.2-2
Construction86014.310.169711.59.3+163
Wholesale Trade300.52.3230.42.3+7
Retail Trade3535.97.32874.77.1+66
Accommodation and Food Services3565.96.43846.36.6-28
Transport, Postal and Warehousing1873.15.31692.85.2+18
Information Media and Telecommunications230.41.1160.31.1+7
Financial and Insurance Services230.41.2220.41.30
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services420.71.7300.51.6+12
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services1051.75.41131.95.1-8
Administrative and Support Services1933.23.21732.83.1+20
Public Administration and Safety73112.121.473712.120.7-6
Education and Training71811.99.05949.88.9+125
Health Care and Social Assistance5539.29.75118.49.2+42
Arts and Recreation Services961.62.3811.32.1+15
Other Services4657.74.73856.34.6+80

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

Data is based on 2014-15 constant prices for all years. NIEIR data are inflation adjusted each year to allow direct comparison, and new data releases normally adjust previous years’ figures to a new base year.

Employment (FTE) 2015/16
Employment (FTE) 2015/16 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Northern Territory: 2.5% Mining, Northern Territory: 3.8% Manufacturing, Northern Territory: 1.5% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Northern Territory: 1.3% Construction, Northern Territory: 10.1% Wholesale Trade, Northern Territory: 2.3% Retail Trade, Northern Territory: 7.3% Accommodation and Food Services, Northern Territory: 6.4% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Northern Territory: 5.3% Information Media and Telecommunications, Northern Territory: 1.1% Financial and Insurance Services, Northern Territory: 1.2% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Northern Territory: 1.7% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Northern Territory: 5.4% Administrative and Support Services, Northern Territory: 3.2% Public Administration and Safety, Northern Territory: 21.4% Education and Training, Northern Territory: 9.0% Health Care and Social Assistance, Northern Territory: 9.7% Arts and Recreation Services, Northern Territory: 2.3% Other Services, Northern Territory: 4.7% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 0.8% Mining, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 10.6% Manufacturing, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 9.7% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 0.4% Construction, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 14.3% Wholesale Trade, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 0.5% Retail Trade, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 5.9% Accommodation and Food Services, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 5.9% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 3.1% Information Media and Telecommunications, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 0.4% Financial and Insurance Services, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 0.4% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 0.7% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 1.7% Administrative and Support Services, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 3.2% Public Administration and Safety, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 12.1% Education and Training, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 11.9% Health Care and Social Assistance, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 9.2% Arts and Recreation Services, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 1.6% Other Services, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 7.7%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Change in employment (FTE), 2010/11 to 2015/16
Change in employment (FTE), 2010/11 to 2015/16 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: -103 Mining, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: -59 Manufacturing, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: -408 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: -2 Construction, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: +163 Wholesale Trade, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: +7 Retail Trade, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: +66 Accommodation and Food Services, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: -28 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: +18 Information Media and Telecommunications, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: +7 Financial and Insurance Services, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 0 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: +12 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: -8 Administrative and Support Services, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: +20 Public Administration and Safety, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: -6 Education and Training, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: +125 Health Care and Social Assistance, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: +42 Arts and Recreation Services, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: +15 Other Services, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: +80
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts

Dominant groups

An analysis of the jobs held by the full-time equivalent local workers in Developing East Arnhem Limited area in 2015/16 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Construction (860 full-time equivalent local workers or 14.3%)
  • Public Administration and Safety (731 full-time equivalent local workers or 12.1%)
  • Education and Training (718 full-time equivalent local workers or 11.9%)

In combination these three industries accounted for 2,309 people in total or 38.3% of local workers.

In comparison, Northern Territory employed 10.1% in Construction; 21.4% in Public Administration and Safety; and 9.0% in Education and Training.

The major differences between the jobs held by the full-time equivalent local workers of Developing East Arnhem Limited area and Northern Territory were:

  • A larger percentage of full-time equivalent local workers employed in Manufacturing (9.7% compared to 1.5%)
  • A larger percentage of full-time equivalent local workers employed in Mining (10.6% compared to 3.8%)
  • A larger percentage of full-time equivalent local workers employed in Construction (14.3% compared to 10.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of full-time equivalent local workers employed in Public Administration and Safety (12.1% compared to 21.4%)

Emerging groups

The number of local workers in the full-time equivalent work in Developing East Arnhem Limited area decreased by 61 between 2010/11 and 2015/16.

The largest changes in the jobs held by the full-time equivalent local workers between 2010/11 and 2015/16 in Developing East Arnhem Limited area were for those employed in:

  • Manufacturing (-408 full-time equivalent local workers)
  • Construction (+163 full-time equivalent local workers)
  • Education and Training (+125 full-time equivalent local workers)
  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (-103 full-time equivalent local workers)

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