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Employment by industry (FTE)

In the Bayside Council area, Transport, Postal and Warehousing is the largest employer, generating 24,699 FTE jobs in 2016/17.

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 the Bayside Council 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 Bayside Council 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
Bayside Council area2016/172011/12Change
Industry
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Number%New South Wales%Number%New South Wales%2011/12 to 2016/17
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing1180.22.6640.13.2+54
Mining50.01.3190.01.4-14
Manufacturing5,5127.17.97,5749.79.2-2,062
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services4660.61.24840.61.3-18
Construction7,79910.19.06,6358.58.6+1,165
Wholesale Trade3,0984.03.94,3265.64.4-1,228
Retail Trade6,7098.78.56,0397.79.0+669
Accommodation and Food Services5,1236.65.84,3685.66.0+755
Transport, Postal and Warehousing24,69932.05.926,77734.45.9-2,078
Information Media and Telecommunications7270.92.57511.02.7-24
Financial and Insurance Services9321.25.38711.15.4+61
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services1,5972.11.91,4441.91.8+153
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services4,1545.410.63,3094.29.3+846
Administrative and Support Services3,4254.43.23,0253.93.2+401
Public Administration and Safety3,5574.65.73,9195.05.8-362
Education and Training2,3633.17.52,0552.66.9+308
Health Care and Social Assistance4,0105.211.63,2564.210.3+754
Arts and Recreation Services5140.71.64500.61.4+64
Other Services2,4193.13.92,5803.34.1-162

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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Employment (FTE) 2016/17
Employment (FTE) 2016/17 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, New South Wales: 2.6% Mining, New South Wales: 1.3% Manufacturing, New South Wales: 7.9% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, New South Wales: 1.2% Construction, New South Wales: 9.0% Wholesale Trade, New South Wales: 3.9% Retail Trade, New South Wales: 8.5% Accommodation and Food Services, New South Wales: 5.8% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, New South Wales: 5.9% Information Media and Telecommunications, New South Wales: 2.5% Financial and Insurance Services, New South Wales: 5.3% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, New South Wales: 1.9% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, New South Wales: 10.6% Administrative and Support Services, New South Wales: 3.2% Public Administration and Safety, New South Wales: 5.7% Education and Training, New South Wales: 7.5% Health Care and Social Assistance, New South Wales: 11.6% Arts and Recreation Services, New South Wales: 1.6% Other Services, New South Wales: 3.9% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Bayside Council area: 0.2% Mining, Bayside Council area: 0.0% Manufacturing, Bayside Council area: 7.1% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Bayside Council area: 0.6% Construction, Bayside Council area: 10.1% Wholesale Trade, Bayside Council area: 4.0% Retail Trade, Bayside Council area: 8.7% Accommodation and Food Services, Bayside Council area: 6.6% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Bayside Council area: 32.0% Information Media and Telecommunications, Bayside Council area: 0.9% Financial and Insurance Services, Bayside Council area: 1.2% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Bayside Council area: 2.1% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Bayside Council area: 5.4% Administrative and Support Services, Bayside Council area: 4.4% Public Administration and Safety, Bayside Council area: 4.6% Education and Training, Bayside Council area: 3.1% Health Care and Social Assistance, Bayside Council area: 5.2% Arts and Recreation Services, Bayside Council area: 0.7% Other Services, Bayside Council area: 3.1%
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), 2011/12 to 2016/17
Change in employment (FTE), 2011/12 to 2016/17 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Bayside Council area: +54 Mining, Bayside Council area: -14 Manufacturing, Bayside Council area: -2,062 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Bayside Council area: -18 Construction, Bayside Council area: +1,165 Wholesale Trade, Bayside Council area: -1,228 Retail Trade, Bayside Council area: +669 Accommodation and Food Services, Bayside Council area: +755 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Bayside Council area: -2,078 Information Media and Telecommunications, Bayside Council area: -24 Financial and Insurance Services, Bayside Council area: +61 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Bayside Council area: +153 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Bayside Council area: +846 Administrative and Support Services, Bayside Council area: +401 Public Administration and Safety, Bayside Council area: -362 Education and Training, Bayside Council area: +308 Health Care and Social Assistance, Bayside Council area: +754 Arts and Recreation Services, Bayside Council area: +64 Other Services, Bayside Council area: -162
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 Bayside Council area in 2016/17 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing (24,699 full-time equivalent local workers or 32.0%)
  • Construction (7,799 full-time equivalent local workers or 10.1%)
  • Retail Trade (6,709 full-time equivalent local workers or 8.7%)

In combination these three industries accounted for 39,207 people in total or 50.8% of local workers.

In comparison, New South Wales employed 5.9% in Transport, Postal and Warehousing; 9.0% in Construction; and 8.5% in Retail Trade.

The major differences between the jobs held by the full-time equivalent local workers of the Bayside Council area and New South Wales were:

  • A larger percentage of full-time equivalent local workers employed in Transport, Postal and Warehousing (32.0% compared to 5.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of full-time equivalent local workers employed in Health Care and Social Assistance (5.2% compared to 11.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of full-time equivalent local workers employed in Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (5.4% compared to 10.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of full-time equivalent local workers employed in Education and Training (3.1% compared to 7.5%)

Emerging groups

The number of local workers in the full-time equivalent work in the Bayside Council area decreased by 719 between 2011/12 and 2016/17.

The largest changes in the jobs held by the full-time equivalent local workers between 2011/12 and 2016/17 in the Bayside Council area were for those employed in:

  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing (-2,078 full-time equivalent local workers)
  • Manufacturing (-2,062 full-time equivalent local workers)
  • Wholesale Trade (-1,228 full-time equivalent local workers)
  • Construction (+1,165 full-time equivalent local workers)

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