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Employed residents

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In the City of Launceston, there were 30,850 residents employed in the year ending June 2017.

This indicator shows the estimated number of employed residents of the local area, on an annual basis back to 2001. Employed residents may have a workplace anywhere, inside or outside the area. The dataset is derived from the National Economics microsimulation model, based on the ABS labour force survey.

A growing number of resident employed can indicate a growing economy, or a growing residential population, supplying labour to other areas. To build a more complete picture of the residential economy, this dataset should be viewed in conjunction with Local employment, Employment self-containment, Residents place of work by industry and Residents place of work by occupation datasets.

Employed residents
Employed residents 2017, City of Launceston: 30,850 2016, City of Launceston: 30,593 2015, City of Launceston: 30,936 2014, City of Launceston: 30,285 2013, City of Launceston: 30,690 2012, City of Launceston: 31,125 2011, City of Launceston: 31,640 2010, City of Launceston: 31,326 2009, City of Launceston: 31,714 2008, City of Launceston: 30,557 2007, City of Launceston: 29,791 2006, City of Launceston: 29,571 2005, City of Launceston: 28,718 2004, City of Launceston: 28,089 2003, City of Launceston: 26,794 2002, City of Launceston: 26,561 2001, City of Launceston: 26,652
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Employed residents
City of LauncestonGreater Hobart
Year (ending June 30)Number% changeNumber% changeCity of Launceston as a % of Greater Hobart
201730,850+0.84107,104+0.7228.80
201630,593-1.11106,344+0.4028.77
201530,936+2.15105,922+3.5529.21
201430,285-1.32102,290-0.0929.61
201330,690-1.40102,385-0.4229.98
201231,125-1.63102,820-0.6430.27
201131,640+1.00103,486+1.2230.57
201031,326-1.22102,238-1.1830.64
200931,714+3.78103,464+3.0630.65
200830,557+2.57100,389+3.5630.44
200729,791+0.7496,938+1.4830.73
200629,571+2.9795,522+3.2630.96
200528,718+2.2492,503+2.5431.05
200428,089+4.8390,209+4.7331.14
200326,794+0.8886,132+1.3131.11
200226,561-0.3485,019-0.8531.24
200126,652--85,749--31.08

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

NIEIR-ID data are adjusted each year, using updated employment estimates. Each release may change previous years’ figures.Learn more

Annual change in employed residents
Annual change in employed residents 2017, Average annual growth rate: 1.0% 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% 2017, Greater Hobart: 0.7% 2016, Greater Hobart: 0.4% 2015, Greater Hobart: 3.6% 2014, Greater Hobart: -0.1% 2013, Greater Hobart: -0.4% 2012, Greater Hobart: -0.6% 2011, Greater Hobart: 1.2% 2010, Greater Hobart: -1.2% 2009, Greater Hobart: 3.1% 2008, Greater Hobart: 3.6% 2007, Greater Hobart: 1.5% 2006, Greater Hobart: 3.3% 2005, Greater Hobart: 2.5% 2004, Greater Hobart: 4.7% 2003, Greater Hobart: 1.3% 2017, City of Launceston: 0.8% 2016, City of Launceston: -1.1% 2015, City of Launceston: 2.1% 2014, City of Launceston: -1.3% 2013, City of Launceston: -1.4% 2012, City of Launceston: -1.6% 2011, City of Launceston: 1.0% 2010, City of Launceston: -1.2% 2009, City of Launceston: 3.8% 2008, City of Launceston: 2.6% 2007, City of Launceston: 0.7% 2006, City of Launceston: 3.0% 2005, City of Launceston: 2.2% 2004, City of Launceston: 4.8% 2003, City of Launceston: 0.9%
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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