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West Tamar Council area

Employed residents

In West Tamar Council area, there were 11,529 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, West Tamar Council area: 11,529 2016, West Tamar Council area: 10,960 2011, West Tamar Council area: 11,048 2006, West Tamar Council area: 10,083
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Employed residents
West Tamar Council areaTasmania
Year (ending June 30)Number% changeNumber% changeWest Tamar Council area as a % of Tasmania
201811,529--248,174--4.65
201610,960--238,946--4.59
201111,048--239,130--4.62
200610,083--223,159--4.52

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

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