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District Council of Orroroo Carrieton

Employment by industry (FTE)

In District Council of Orroroo Carrieton, Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing is the largest employer, generating 166 FTE jobs in 2017/18.

Full-time equivalent (FTE) employment is modelled by NIEIR and takes into account differences in hours worked between industry sectors. It is a measure that allows direct comparison of employment between industries in District Council of Orroroo Carrieton.

Typically, industries such as Retail Trade and Accommodation and Food Services, which employ many part-time workers, have lower FTE employment than total employment.

FTE employment is calculated directly by dividing the total hours worked in each industry by 38. By comparing the number of full-time equivalent jobs in each industry sector to a regional benchmark, you can clearly see the structure of RDA Yorke and Mid North Region's economy. This can be done by directly comparing the area to its benchmark, or by using a location quotient to look at the relative size of industries.

FTE employment should be viewed in conjunction with Employment by industry (Total) and Employment by industry (Census), for a full understanding of the industry breakdown in the area. Worker productivity data shows the value of a worker in each industry to the local economy. Employment locations shows where employment is taking place in each industry sector.

NOTE: FTE employment is derived from Census data but has been corrected for the known undercount of employment in the Census. Detailed notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.

National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series

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Full-time equivalent employment by industry sector
District Council of Orroroo Carrieton2017/182012/13Change
Industry
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Number%Regional SA%Number%Regional SA%2012/13 to 2017/18
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing16647.821.319347.620.3-27
Mining00.04.600.05.90
Manufacturing339.511.5184.311.4+16
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services10.21.3102.31.3-9
Construction103.08.0122.97.2-1
Wholesale Trade92.52.782.13.40
Retail Trade195.68.7225.48.9-3
Accommodation and Food Services102.84.6205.05.6-10
Transport, Postal and Warehousing102.84.871.84.7+2
Information Media and Telecommunications41.20.830.70.8+1
Financial and Insurance Services30.81.030.71.20
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services00.01.300.01.20
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services72.02.261.42.3+1
Administrative and Support Services20.72.720.62.40
Public Administration and Safety144.14.4194.63.9-5
Education and Training154.45.8246.06.3-9
Health Care and Social Assistance3710.69.84912.08.5-12
Arts and Recreation Services00.11.100.01.10
Other Services72.03.5102.63.4-3

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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Employment (FTE) 2017/18
Employment (FTE) 2017/18 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Regional SA: 21.3% Mining, Regional SA: 4.6% Manufacturing, Regional SA: 11.5% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Regional SA: 1.3% Construction, Regional SA: 8.0% Wholesale Trade, Regional SA: 2.7% Retail Trade, Regional SA: 8.7% Accommodation and Food Services, Regional SA: 4.6% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Regional SA: 4.8% Information Media and Telecommunications, Regional SA: 0.8% Financial and Insurance Services, Regional SA: 1.0% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Regional SA: 1.3% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Regional SA: 2.2% Administrative and Support Services, Regional SA: 2.7% Public Administration and Safety, Regional SA: 4.4% Education and Training, Regional SA: 5.8% Health Care and Social Assistance, Regional SA: 9.8% Arts and Recreation Services, Regional SA: 1.1% Other Services, Regional SA: 3.5% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 47.8% Mining, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 0.0% Manufacturing, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 9.5% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 0.2% Construction, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 3.0% Wholesale Trade, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 2.5% Retail Trade, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 5.6% Accommodation and Food Services, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 2.8% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 2.8% Information Media and Telecommunications, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 1.2% Financial and Insurance Services, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 0.8% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 0.0% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 2.0% Administrative and Support Services, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 0.7% Public Administration and Safety, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 4.1% Education and Training, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 4.4% Health Care and Social Assistance, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 10.6% Arts and Recreation Services, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 0.1% Other Services, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 2.0%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Change in employment (FTE), 2012/13 to 2017/18
Change in employment (FTE), 2012/13 to 2017/18 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: -27 Mining, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 0 Manufacturing, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: +16 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: -9 Construction, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: -1 Wholesale Trade, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 0 Retail Trade, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: -3 Accommodation and Food Services, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: -10 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: +2 Information Media and Telecommunications, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: +1 Financial and Insurance Services, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 0 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 0 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: +1 Administrative and Support Services, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 0 Public Administration and Safety, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: -5 Education and Training, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: -9 Health Care and Social Assistance, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: -12 Arts and Recreation Services, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 0 Other Services, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: -3
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts

Dominant groups

An analysis of the jobs held by the full-time equivalent local workers in District Council of Orroroo Carrieton in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (166 full-time equivalent local workers or 47.8%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (37 full-time equivalent local workers or 10.6%)
  • Manufacturing (33 full-time equivalent local workers or 9.5%)

In combination these three industries accounted for 236 people in total or 67.9% of local workers.

In comparison, Regional SA employed 21.3% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing; 9.8% in Health Care and Social Assistance; and 11.5% in Manufacturing.

The major differences between the jobs held by the full-time equivalent local workers of District Council of Orroroo Carrieton and Regional SA were:

  • A larger percentage of full-time equivalent local workers employed in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (47.8% compared to 21.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of full-time equivalent local workers employed in Construction (3.0% compared to 8.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of full-time equivalent local workers employed in Mining (0.0% compared to 4.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of full-time equivalent local workers employed in Retail Trade (5.6% compared to 8.7%)

Emerging groups

The number of local workers in the full-time equivalent work in District Council of Orroroo Carrieton decreased by 58 between 2012/13 and 2017/18.

There were no major changes in the jobs held by the full-time equivalent local workers between 2012/13 and 2017/18 in District Council of Orroroo Carrieton.

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