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Time series industry sector analysis

In 2017/18, Toowoomba contributed 3.4% to Queensland’s employment (total).

The annual industry sector analysis reveals the growth and decline of an industry from 2000/01 to the present.

These charts show the year-on-year change in the different measures of an industry size, based on the 87 industry subsectors and 19 main industry divisions in the ANZSIC classification. An industry may be growing in the local area, but at a rate no different to that of the state or region. For this reason, measures are also included that compare the growth or decline of the industry with the equivalent in the benchmark area, based on a standard index base year of 2000/01. Another chart also looks at the change in an industry as a percentage of the benchmark.

For instance, an industry may double in size from $100m to $200m in total output. But if the state’s output went up by the same amount, the percentage of state would be unchanged. On the other hand, if the state’s output is declining but local output is unchanged, the percentage of state would increase. In this way change over time can be benchmarked.

Different measures may also grow and change in different ways. For instance, during the GFC, some industries retained staff but they worked less hours, resulting in a loss of FTE jobs but no loss of total employment. And an industry may have increasing exports without having an increase in total output.

Industry sector time-series analysis should be viewed in conjunction with Local workers data from the 2011 and 2006 Census to see how the characteristics of the local workers are changing in a growing or declining industry.

National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series

Time series - Employment (total)
All industriesToowoombaQueenslandAnalysis
YearEmployment (total)Change from previous yearEmployment (total)Change from previous yearToowoomba as a % of QueenslandIndex - ToowoombaIndex - Queensland
2017/1885,369+5.8%2,486,238+4.8%3.4131.6141.6
2016/1780,725+1.4%2,371,895+1.0%3.4124.4135.0
2015/1679,572+2.2%2,348,545+1.5%3.4122.7133.7
2014/1577,850-1.4%2,314,688-0.4%3.4120.0131.8
2013/1478,936+0.8%2,323,896+1.3%3.4121.7132.3
2012/1378,344+1.1%2,294,994--3.4120.8130.7
2011/1277,494+0.8%2,294,009+1.0%3.4119.5130.6
2010/1176,901+0.7%2,270,469+1.6%3.4118.5129.3
2009/1076,372-0.7%2,234,699--3.4117.7127.2
2008/0976,942+2.3%2,233,601+3.1%3.4118.6127.2
2007/0875,210+1.4%2,165,617+3.5%3.5115.9123.3
2006/0774,186+3.4%2,092,990+4.9%3.5114.4119.2
2005/0671,731+2.6%1,995,691+3.8%3.6110.6113.6
2004/0569,938+3.3%1,923,524+5.7%3.6107.8109.5
2003/0467,735+4.4%1,819,451+3.6%3.7104.4103.6
2002/0364,874+3.1%1,756,403+3.8%3.7100.0100.0
2001/0262,942--1,692,230--3.797.096.3

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

Time series - Employment (total)
Time series - Employment (total) 2018, Toowoomba - All industries: 85,369 2017, Toowoomba - All industries: 80,725 2016, Toowoomba - All industries: 79,572 2015, Toowoomba - All industries: 77,850 2014, Toowoomba - All industries: 78,936 2013, Toowoomba - All industries: 78,344 2012, Toowoomba - All industries: 77,494 2011, Toowoomba - All industries: 76,901 2010, Toowoomba - All industries: 76,372 2009, Toowoomba - All industries: 76,942 2008, Toowoomba - All industries: 75,210 2007, Toowoomba - All industries: 74,186 2006, Toowoomba - All industries: 71,731 2005, Toowoomba - All industries: 69,938 2004, Toowoomba - All industries: 67,735 2003, Toowoomba - All industries: 64,874 2002, Toowoomba - All industries: 62,942
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Time series - Employment (total) annual change
Time series - Employment (total) annual change 2018, Queensland: 4.8% 2017, Queensland: 1.0% 2016, Queensland: 1.5% 2015, Queensland: -0.4% 2014, Queensland: 1.3% 2013, Queensland: 0.0% 2012, Queensland: 1.0% 2011, Queensland: 1.6% 2010, Queensland: 0.0% 2009, Queensland: 3.1% 2008, Queensland: 3.5% 2007, Queensland: 4.9% 2006, Queensland: 3.8% 2005, Queensland: 5.7% 2004, Queensland: 3.6% 2018, Toowoomba: 5.8% 2017, Toowoomba: 1.4% 2016, Toowoomba: 2.2% 2015, Toowoomba: -1.4% 2014, Toowoomba: 0.8% 2013, Toowoomba: 1.1% 2012, Toowoomba: 0.8% 2011, Toowoomba: 0.7% 2010, Toowoomba: -0.7% 2009, Toowoomba: 2.3% 2008, Toowoomba: 1.4% 2007, Toowoomba: 3.4% 2006, Toowoomba: 2.6% 2005, Toowoomba: 3.3% 2004, Toowoomba: 4.4%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Time series - Employment (total) as percentage of benchmark
Time series - Employment (total) as percentage of benchmark 2018, Toowoomba as % of Queensland: 3.4% 2017, Toowoomba as % of Queensland: 3.4% 2016, Toowoomba as % of Queensland: 3.4% 2015, Toowoomba as % of Queensland: 3.4% 2014, Toowoomba as % of Queensland: 3.4% 2013, Toowoomba as % of Queensland: 3.4% 2012, Toowoomba as % of Queensland: 3.4% 2011, Toowoomba as % of Queensland: 3.4% 2010, Toowoomba as % of Queensland: 3.4% 2009, Toowoomba as % of Queensland: 3.4% 2008, Toowoomba as % of Queensland: 3.5% 2007, Toowoomba as % of Queensland: 3.5% 2006, Toowoomba as % of Queensland: 3.6% 2005, Toowoomba as % of Queensland: 3.6% 2004, Toowoomba as % of Queensland: 3.7% 2003, Toowoomba as % of Queensland: 3.7% 2002, Toowoomba as % of Queensland: 3.7%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Index of employment (total)
Index of employment (total) 2018, Index - Queensland: 141.6 2017, Index - Queensland: 135.0 2016, Index - Queensland: 133.7 2015, Index - Queensland: 131.8 2014, Index - Queensland: 132.3 2013, Index - Queensland: 130.7 2012, Index - Queensland: 130.6 2011, Index - Queensland: 129.3 2010, Index - Queensland: 127.2 2009, Index - Queensland: 127.2 2008, Index - Queensland: 123.3 2007, Index - Queensland: 119.2 2006, Index - Queensland: 113.6 2005, Index - Queensland: 109.5 2004, Index - Queensland: 103.6 2003, Index - Queensland: 100.0 2002, Index - Queensland: 96.3 2018, Index - Toowoomba: 131.6 2017, Index - Toowoomba: 124.4 2016, Index - Toowoomba: 122.7 2015, Index - Toowoomba: 120.0 2014, Index - Toowoomba: 121.7 2013, Index - Toowoomba: 120.8 2012, Index - Toowoomba: 119.5 2011, Index - Toowoomba: 118.5 2010, Index - Toowoomba: 117.7 2009, Index - Toowoomba: 118.6 2008, Index - Toowoomba: 115.9 2007, Index - Toowoomba: 114.4 2006, Index - Toowoomba: 110.6 2005, Index - Toowoomba: 107.8 2004, Index - Toowoomba: 104.4 2003, Index - Toowoomba: 100.0 2002, Index - Toowoomba: 97.0
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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