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RDA Sunshine Coast Region

Employed residents

In the RDA Sunshine Coast Region, there were 177,716 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, RDA Sunshine Coast Region: 177,716 2017, RDA Sunshine Coast Region: 167,995 2016, RDA Sunshine Coast Region: 169,435 2015, RDA Sunshine Coast Region: 164,567 2014, RDA Sunshine Coast Region: 160,699 2013, RDA Sunshine Coast Region: 154,076 2012, RDA Sunshine Coast Region: 152,499 2011, RDA Sunshine Coast Region: 150,256 2010, RDA Sunshine Coast Region: 145,797 2009, RDA Sunshine Coast Region: 144,983 2008, RDA Sunshine Coast Region: 142,656 2007, RDA Sunshine Coast Region: 137,555 2006, RDA Sunshine Coast Region: 129,737 2005, RDA Sunshine Coast Region: 123,869 2004, RDA Sunshine Coast Region: 114,548 2003, RDA Sunshine Coast Region: 109,515 2002, RDA Sunshine Coast Region: 102,294 2001, RDA Sunshine Coast Region: 96,774
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Employed residents
RDA Sunshine Coast RegionQueensland
Year (ending June 30)Number% changeNumber% changeRDA Sunshine Coast Region as a % of Queensland
2018177,716+5.792,469,273+4.297.20
2017167,995-0.852,367,767+0.167.10
2016169,435+2.962,363,880+1.737.17
2015164,567+2.412,323,768+0.187.08
2014160,699+4.302,319,554+1.346.93
2013154,076+1.032,288,992+0.186.73
2012152,499+1.492,284,934+1.346.67
2011150,256+3.062,254,617+1.786.66
2010145,797+0.562,215,145+0.416.58
2009144,983+1.632,206,009+2.996.57
2008142,656+3.712,142,027+2.996.66
2007137,555+6.032,079,876+4.836.61
2006129,737+4.741,984,086+3.896.54
2005123,869+8.141,909,753+5.276.49
2004114,548+4.601,814,216+3.286.31
2003109,515+7.061,756,538+3.996.23
2002102,294+5.701,689,066+2.266.06
200196,774--1,651,777--5.86

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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Annual change in employed residents
Annual change in employed residents 2018, Average annual growth rate: 3.5% 2017, Average annual growth rate: 3.5% 2016, Average annual growth rate: 3.5% 2015, Average annual growth rate: 3.5% 2014, Average annual growth rate: 3.5% 2013, Average annual growth rate: 3.5% 2012, Average annual growth rate: 3.5% 2011, Average annual growth rate: 3.5% 2010, Average annual growth rate: 3.5% 2009, Average annual growth rate: 3.5% 2008, Average annual growth rate: 3.5% 2007, Average annual growth rate: 3.5% 2006, Average annual growth rate: 3.5% 2005, Average annual growth rate: 3.5% 2004, Average annual growth rate: 3.5% 2003, Average annual growth rate: 3.5% 2018, Queensland: 4.3% 2017, Queensland: 0.2% 2016, Queensland: 1.7% 2015, Queensland: 0.2% 2014, Queensland: 1.3% 2013, Queensland: 0.2% 2012, Queensland: 1.3% 2011, Queensland: 1.8% 2010, Queensland: 0.4% 2009, Queensland: 3.0% 2008, Queensland: 3.0% 2007, Queensland: 4.8% 2006, Queensland: 3.9% 2005, Queensland: 5.3% 2004, Queensland: 3.3% 2003, Queensland: 4.0% 2018, RDA Sunshine Coast Region: 5.8% 2017, RDA Sunshine Coast Region: -0.8% 2016, RDA Sunshine Coast Region: 3.0% 2015, RDA Sunshine Coast Region: 2.4% 2014, RDA Sunshine Coast Region: 4.3% 2013, RDA Sunshine Coast Region: 1.0% 2012, RDA Sunshine Coast Region: 1.5% 2011, RDA Sunshine Coast Region: 3.1% 2010, RDA Sunshine Coast Region: 0.6% 2009, RDA Sunshine Coast Region: 1.6% 2008, RDA Sunshine Coast Region: 3.7% 2007, RDA Sunshine Coast Region: 6.0% 2006, RDA Sunshine Coast Region: 4.7% 2005, RDA Sunshine Coast Region: 8.1% 2004, RDA Sunshine Coast Region: 4.6% 2003, RDA Sunshine Coast Region: 7.1%
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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