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District Council of Peterborough

Employment by industry (FTE)

In District Council of Peterborough, Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing is the largest employer, generating 89 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 Peterborough.

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 Peterborough2017/182012/13Change
Industry
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Number%Regional SA%Number%Regional SA%2012/13 to 2017/18
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing8921.021.38620.120.3+3
Mining00.04.600.05.90
Manufacturing358.211.5337.711.4+2
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services20.51.340.81.3-1
Construction184.28.0225.17.2-4
Wholesale Trade245.72.7225.13.4+3
Retail Trade409.48.75011.78.9-11
Accommodation and Food Services358.24.6399.15.6-4
Transport, Postal and Warehousing286.74.8204.74.7+8
Information Media and Telecommunications102.30.820.50.8+8
Financial and Insurance Services20.61.030.61.20
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services00.01.300.01.20
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services20.62.220.52.30
Administrative and Support Services81.82.792.22.4-2
Public Administration and Safety296.84.4245.53.9+5
Education and Training337.85.85111.86.3-18
Health Care and Social Assistance5513.19.84811.38.5+7
Arts and Recreation Services41.01.120.51.1+2
Other Services92.23.5132.93.4-3

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 Peterborough: 21.0% Mining, District Council of Peterborough: 0.0% Manufacturing, District Council of Peterborough: 8.2% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, District Council of Peterborough: 0.5% Construction, District Council of Peterborough: 4.2% Wholesale Trade, District Council of Peterborough: 5.7% Retail Trade, District Council of Peterborough: 9.4% Accommodation and Food Services, District Council of Peterborough: 8.2% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, District Council of Peterborough: 6.7% Information Media and Telecommunications, District Council of Peterborough: 2.3% Financial and Insurance Services, District Council of Peterborough: 0.6% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, District Council of Peterborough: 0.0% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, District Council of Peterborough: 0.6% Administrative and Support Services, District Council of Peterborough: 1.8% Public Administration and Safety, District Council of Peterborough: 6.8% Education and Training, District Council of Peterborough: 7.8% Health Care and Social Assistance, District Council of Peterborough: 13.1% Arts and Recreation Services, District Council of Peterborough: 1.0% Other Services, District Council of Peterborough: 2.2%
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 Peterborough: +3 Mining, District Council of Peterborough: 0 Manufacturing, District Council of Peterborough: +2 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, District Council of Peterborough: -1 Construction, District Council of Peterborough: -4 Wholesale Trade, District Council of Peterborough: +3 Retail Trade, District Council of Peterborough: -11 Accommodation and Food Services, District Council of Peterborough: -4 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, District Council of Peterborough: +8 Information Media and Telecommunications, District Council of Peterborough: +8 Financial and Insurance Services, District Council of Peterborough: 0 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, District Council of Peterborough: 0 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, District Council of Peterborough: 0 Administrative and Support Services, District Council of Peterborough: -2 Public Administration and Safety, District Council of Peterborough: +5 Education and Training, District Council of Peterborough: -18 Health Care and Social Assistance, District Council of Peterborough: +7 Arts and Recreation Services, District Council of Peterborough: +2 Other Services, District Council of Peterborough: -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 Peterborough in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (89 full-time equivalent local workers or 21.0%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (55 full-time equivalent local workers or 13.1%)
  • Retail Trade (40 full-time equivalent local workers or 9.4%)

In combination these three industries accounted for 184 people in total or 43.5% of local workers.

In comparison, Regional SA employed 21.3% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing; 9.8% in Health Care and Social Assistance; and 8.7% in Retail Trade.

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

  • A larger percentage of full-time equivalent local workers employed in Accommodation and Food Services (8.2% compared to 4.6%)
  • 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 Construction (4.2% compared to 8.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of full-time equivalent local workers employed in Manufacturing (8.2% compared to 11.5%)

Emerging groups

The number of local workers in the full-time equivalent work in District Council of Peterborough decreased by 6 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 Peterborough.

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