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Wakefield Regional Council area

Employed residents

In Wakefield Regional Council area, there were 3,124 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, Wakefield Regional Council area: 3,124 2017, Wakefield Regional Council area: 3,061 2016, Wakefield Regional Council area: 3,133 2015, Wakefield Regional Council area: 3,146 2014, Wakefield Regional Council area: 3,062 2013, Wakefield Regional Council area: 3,037 2012, Wakefield Regional Council area: 3,029 2011, Wakefield Regional Council area: 2,981 2010, Wakefield Regional Council area: 2,971 2009, Wakefield Regional Council area: 3,032 2008, Wakefield Regional Council area: 3,044 2007, Wakefield Regional Council area: 3,034 2006, Wakefield Regional Council area: 3,006 2005, Wakefield Regional Council area: 2,963 2004, Wakefield Regional Council area: 2,868 2003, Wakefield Regional Council area: 2,869 2002, Wakefield Regional Council area: 2,796 2001, Wakefield Regional Council area: 2,744
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Employed residents
Wakefield Regional Council areaRegional SA
Year (ending June 30)Number% changeNumber% changeWakefield Regional Council area as a % of Regional SA
20183,124+2.07177,861+1.131.76
20173,061-2.31175,876+0.091.74
20163,133-0.41175,723-0.011.78
20153,146+2.73175,747+0.771.79
20143,062+0.82174,397-1.231.76
20133,037+0.26176,577-0.191.72
20123,029+1.63176,921+0.451.71
20112,981+0.34176,129+0.841.69
20102,971-2.00174,664-0.661.70
20093,032-0.42175,831+1.861.72
20083,044+0.34172,616+1.381.76
20073,034+0.92170,268+1.451.78
20063,006+1.47167,834+2.201.79
20052,963+3.30164,216+2.381.80
20042,868-0.04160,404+2.021.79
20032,869+2.61157,232+2.361.82
20022,796+1.90153,600+1.341.82
20012,744--151,565--1.81

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: 0.7% 2017, Average annual growth rate: 0.7% 2016, Average annual growth rate: 0.7% 2015, Average annual growth rate: 0.7% 2014, Average annual growth rate: 0.7% 2013, Average annual growth rate: 0.7% 2012, Average annual growth rate: 0.7% 2011, Average annual growth rate: 0.7% 2010, Average annual growth rate: 0.7% 2009, Average annual growth rate: 0.7% 2008, Average annual growth rate: 0.7% 2007, Average annual growth rate: 0.7% 2006, Average annual growth rate: 0.7% 2005, Average annual growth rate: 0.7% 2004, Average annual growth rate: 0.7% 2003, Average annual growth rate: 0.7% 2018, Regional SA: 1.1% 2017, Regional SA: 0.1% 2016, Regional SA: 0.0% 2015, Regional SA: 0.8% 2014, Regional SA: -1.2% 2013, Regional SA: -0.2% 2012, Regional SA: 0.4% 2011, Regional SA: 0.8% 2010, Regional SA: -0.7% 2009, Regional SA: 1.9% 2008, Regional SA: 1.4% 2007, Regional SA: 1.5% 2006, Regional SA: 2.2% 2005, Regional SA: 2.4% 2004, Regional SA: 2.0% 2003, Regional SA: 2.4% 2018, Wakefield Regional Council area: 2.1% 2017, Wakefield Regional Council area: -2.3% 2016, Wakefield Regional Council area: -0.4% 2015, Wakefield Regional Council area: 2.7% 2014, Wakefield Regional Council area: 0.8% 2013, Wakefield Regional Council area: 0.3% 2012, Wakefield Regional Council area: 1.6% 2011, Wakefield Regional Council area: 0.3% 2010, Wakefield Regional Council area: -2.0% 2009, Wakefield Regional Council area: -0.4% 2008, Wakefield Regional Council area: 0.3% 2007, Wakefield Regional Council area: 0.9% 2006, Wakefield Regional Council area: 1.5% 2005, Wakefield Regional Council area: 3.3% 2004, Wakefield Regional Council area: 0.0% 2003, Wakefield Regional Council area: 2.6%
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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