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1362.6 - Regional Statistics, Tasmania, 2007  
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In 2005-06, there was an average of 110,000 people employed in the Greater Hobart-Southern Region. Of these, 58,700 were males (53.4% of people employed) and 51,300 were females (46.6% of people employed).

From 2004-05 to 2005-06, the number of people employed in the Region increased by 2,800, or 2.6%. The number of females employed increased by 1,100, while the number of males employed increased by 1,600.

Some 66.5% of people employed in the Greater Hobart-Southern Region in 2005-06 were employed full-time. Some 81.8% of employed males were employed full-time and 49.1% of employed females were employed full-time.

EMPLOYED PERSONS(a), Greater Hobart-Southern Region: Annual average(b)(c)(d)(e)
2001-02
2002-03
2003-04
2004-05
2005-06
'000
'000
'000
'000
'000

Males
Employed full-time
44.0
44.7
46.7
47.8
48.0
Employed part-time
8.1
9.0
8.8
9.3
10.7
Total employed
52.1
53.7
55.6
57.1
58.7
Females
Employed full-time
22.3
24.3
25.2
26.0
25.2
Employed part-time
22.2
22.6
24.0
24.2
26.1
Total employed
44.5
46.8
49.2
50.2
51.3
Persons
Employed full-time
66.3
69.0
71.9
73.7
73.1
Employed part-time
30.3
31.6
32.9
33.5
36.8
Total employed
96.6
100.5
104.8
107.2
110.0

(a) Persons aged 15 years and over.
(b) Averages calculated on monthly original estimates.
(c) Differences between the aggregation of regions and state-level totals may vary due to the annual average methodology used.
(d) A new Labour Force Survey questionnaire was introduced in April 2001. As a result, a small number of definitions have been modified resulting in revisions to core labour force series from 1986 to 2001. This process did not include revisions to labour force region data and differences may occur between the aggregation of regions and state totals.
(e) Labour Force Survey estimates at the regional level have been revised based on population benchmarks for Labour Force Statistical Regions for the period January 1999 to January 2004. As a result, the regional estimates for years 1999-2000 to 2002-03 will differ slightly from those published in previous releases.
Source: Labour Force, Australia, Detailed - Electronic Delivery, Monthly (cat. no. 6291.0.55.001).



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