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There were 5,421 jobs located in the Gunnedah Shire in the year ending June 2017.

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 2017, Gunnedah Shire: 5,421 2016, Gunnedah Shire: 5,503 2015, Gunnedah Shire: 5,411 2014, Gunnedah Shire: 5,455 2013, Gunnedah Shire: 5,531 2012, Gunnedah Shire: 5,488 2011, Gunnedah Shire: 5,446 2010, Gunnedah Shire: 5,252 2009, Gunnedah Shire: 5,122 2008, Gunnedah Shire: 5,059 2007, Gunnedah Shire: 4,930 2006, Gunnedah Shire: 4,865 2005, Gunnedah Shire: 4,750 2004, Gunnedah Shire: 4,669 2003, Gunnedah Shire: 4,678 2002, Gunnedah Shire: 4,781 2001, Gunnedah Shire: 4,882
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Local jobs
Gunnedah ShireNew South Wales
Year (ending June 30)Number% changeNumber% changeGunnedah Shire as a % of New South Wales
20175,421-1.493,790,575+1.030.14
20165,503+1.703,751,839+3.600.15
20155,411-0.823,621,513+1.280.15
20145,455-1.363,575,611+0.480.15
20135,531+0.773,558,552+1.700.16
20125,488+0.773,498,961+0.710.16
20115,446+3.693,474,384+2.470.16
20105,252+2.553,390,709+0.640.15
20095,122+1.243,369,210+0.570.15
20085,059+2.603,350,048+2.890.15
20074,930+1.363,255,945+1.920.15
20064,865+2.403,194,581+1.850.15
20054,750+1.743,136,471+1.150.15
20044,669-0.183,100,854+0.820.15
20034,678-2.173,075,655+1.870.15
20024,781-2.053,019,145+0.880.16
20014,882--2,992,956--0.16

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 2017, Average annual growth rate: 0.6% 2016, Average annual growth rate: 0.6% 2015, Average annual growth rate: 0.6% 2014, Average annual growth rate: 0.6% 2013, Average annual growth rate: 0.6% 2012, Average annual growth rate: 0.6% 2011, Average annual growth rate: 0.6% 2010, Average annual growth rate: 0.6% 2009, Average annual growth rate: 0.6% 2008, Average annual growth rate: 0.6% 2007, Average annual growth rate: 0.6% 2006, Average annual growth rate: 0.6% 2005, Average annual growth rate: 0.6% 2004, Average annual growth rate: 0.6% 2003, Average annual growth rate: 0.6% 2017, New South Wales: 1.0% 2016, New South Wales: 3.6% 2015, New South Wales: 1.3% 2014, New South Wales: 0.5% 2013, New South Wales: 1.7% 2012, New South Wales: 0.7% 2011, New South Wales: 2.5% 2010, New South Wales: 0.6% 2009, New South Wales: 0.6% 2008, New South Wales: 2.9% 2007, New South Wales: 1.9% 2006, New South Wales: 1.9% 2005, New South Wales: 1.1% 2004, New South Wales: 0.8% 2003, New South Wales: 1.9% 2017, Gunnedah Shire: -1.5% 2016, Gunnedah Shire: 1.7% 2015, Gunnedah Shire: -0.8% 2014, Gunnedah Shire: -1.4% 2013, Gunnedah Shire: 0.8% 2012, Gunnedah Shire: 0.8% 2011, Gunnedah Shire: 3.7% 2010, Gunnedah Shire: 2.5% 2009, Gunnedah Shire: 1.2% 2008, Gunnedah Shire: 2.6% 2007, Gunnedah Shire: 1.4% 2006, Gunnedah Shire: 2.4% 2005, Gunnedah Shire: 1.7% 2004, Gunnedah Shire: -0.2% 2003, Gunnedah Shire: -2.2%
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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