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West Coast Council

Employed residents

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In West Coast Council, there were 1,661 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, West Coast Council: 1,661 2016, West Coast Council: 1,725 2015, West Coast Council: 1,815 2014, West Coast Council: 1,894 2013, West Coast Council: 2,040 2012, West Coast Council: 2,169 2011, West Coast Council: 2,296 2010, West Coast Council: 2,300 2009, West Coast Council: 2,400 2008, West Coast Council: 2,397 2007, West Coast Council: 2,330 2006, West Coast Council: 2,278 2005, West Coast Council: 2,198 2004, West Coast Council: 2,146 2003, West Coast Council: 2,197 2002, West Coast Council: 2,237 2001, West Coast Council: 2,339
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Employed residents
West Coast CouncilGreater Hobart
Year (ending June 30)Number% changeNumber% changeWest Coast Council as a % of Greater Hobart
20171,661-3.72107,104+0.721.55
20161,725-4.96106,344+0.401.62
20151,815-4.20105,922+3.551.71
20141,894-7.13102,290-0.091.85
20132,040-5.96102,385-0.421.99
20122,169-5.54102,820-0.642.11
20112,296-0.16103,486+1.222.22
20102,300-4.16102,238-1.182.25
20092,400+0.13103,464+3.062.32
20082,397+2.85100,389+3.562.39
20072,330+2.3096,938+1.482.40
20062,278+3.6695,522+3.262.38
20052,198+2.3892,503+2.542.38
20042,146-2.3190,209+4.732.38
20032,197-1.7986,132+1.312.55
20022,237-4.3585,019-0.852.63
20012,339--85,749--2.73

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: -2.1% 2016, Average annual growth rate: -2.1% 2015, Average annual growth rate: -2.1% 2014, Average annual growth rate: -2.1% 2013, Average annual growth rate: -2.1% 2012, Average annual growth rate: -2.1% 2011, Average annual growth rate: -2.1% 2010, Average annual growth rate: -2.1% 2009, Average annual growth rate: -2.1% 2008, Average annual growth rate: -2.1% 2007, Average annual growth rate: -2.1% 2006, Average annual growth rate: -2.1% 2005, Average annual growth rate: -2.1% 2004, Average annual growth rate: -2.1% 2003, Average annual growth rate: -2.1% 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, West Coast Council: -3.7% 2016, West Coast Council: -5.0% 2015, West Coast Council: -4.2% 2014, West Coast Council: -7.1% 2013, West Coast Council: -6.0% 2012, West Coast Council: -5.5% 2011, West Coast Council: -0.2% 2010, West Coast Council: -4.2% 2009, West Coast Council: 0.1% 2008, West Coast Council: 2.8% 2007, West Coast Council: 2.3% 2006, West Coast Council: 3.7% 2005, West Coast Council: 2.4% 2004, West Coast Council: -2.3% 2003, West Coast Council: -1.8%
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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