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Southern Downs Regional Council area

Employed residents

In Southern Downs Regional Council area, there were 15,733 residents employed in the year ending June 2018.

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 2018, Southern Downs Regional Council area: 15,733 2017, Southern Downs Regional Council area: 15,465 2016, Southern Downs Regional Council area: 15,656 2015, Southern Downs Regional Council area: 15,769 2014, Southern Downs Regional Council area: 16,171 2013, Southern Downs Regional Council area: 15,907 2012, Southern Downs Regional Council area: 15,981 2011, Southern Downs Regional Council area: 15,911 2010, Southern Downs Regional Council area: 15,618 2009, Southern Downs Regional Council area: 15,584 2008, Southern Downs Regional Council area: 15,239 2007, Southern Downs Regional Council area: 15,067 2006, Southern Downs Regional Council area: 14,516 2005, Southern Downs Regional Council area: 14,111 2004, Southern Downs Regional Council area: 13,804 2003, Southern Downs Regional Council area: 13,298 2002, Southern Downs Regional Council area: 13,116 2001, Southern Downs Regional Council area: 13,307
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
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Employed residents
Southern Downs Regional Council areaRegional QLD
Year (ending June 30)Number% changeNumber% changeSouthern Downs Regional Council area as a % of Regional QLD
201815,733+1.731,218,924+4.271.29
201715,465-1.221,168,959-0.531.32
201615,656-0.721,175,132+1.101.33
201515,769-2.481,162,383-0.231.36
201416,171+1.661,165,030+1.251.39
201315,907-0.471,150,612+0.161.38
201215,981+0.441,148,802+1.431.39
201115,911+1.881,132,560+1.901.40
201015,618+0.221,111,456+0.191.41
200915,584+2.271,109,397+2.791.40
200815,239+1.141,079,336+2.521.41
200715,067+3.791,052,805+4.671.43
200614,516+2.871,005,873+4.061.44
200514,111+2.23966,639+5.571.46
200413,804+3.81915,658+3.621.51
200313,298+1.38883,635+3.711.50
200213,116-1.44852,016+2.141.54
200113,307--834,202--1.60

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018. 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 2018, Average annual growth rate: 1.0% 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% 2018, Regional QLD: 4.3% 2017, Regional QLD: -0.5% 2016, Regional QLD: 1.1% 2015, Regional QLD: -0.2% 2014, Regional QLD: 1.3% 2013, Regional QLD: 0.2% 2012, Regional QLD: 1.4% 2011, Regional QLD: 1.9% 2010, Regional QLD: 0.2% 2009, Regional QLD: 2.8% 2008, Regional QLD: 2.5% 2007, Regional QLD: 4.7% 2006, Regional QLD: 4.1% 2005, Regional QLD: 5.6% 2004, Regional QLD: 3.6% 2003, Regional QLD: 3.7% 2018, Southern Downs Regional Council area: 1.7% 2017, Southern Downs Regional Council area: -1.2% 2016, Southern Downs Regional Council area: -0.7% 2015, Southern Downs Regional Council area: -2.5% 2014, Southern Downs Regional Council area: 1.7% 2013, Southern Downs Regional Council area: -0.5% 2012, Southern Downs Regional Council area: 0.4% 2011, Southern Downs Regional Council area: 1.9% 2010, Southern Downs Regional Council area: 0.2% 2009, Southern Downs Regional Council area: 2.3% 2008, Southern Downs Regional Council area: 1.1% 2007, Southern Downs Regional Council area: 3.8% 2006, Southern Downs Regional Council area: 2.9% 2005, Southern Downs Regional Council area: 2.2% 2004, Southern Downs Regional Council area: 3.8% 2003, Southern Downs Regional Council area: 1.4%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
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