Employment Rate in Australia remained unchanged at 62.70 percent in September from 62.70 percent in August of 2019. Employment Rate in Australia averaged 59.03 percent from 1978 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 62.90 percent in April of 2008 and a record low of 54 percent in April of 1983.

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Australia Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 5.20 5.30 11.20 4.00 percent [+]
Employed Persons 12944.02 12929.30 12944.02 5997.60 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 709.60 717.74 960.16 364.70 Thousand [+]
Part Time Employment -11400.00 51100.00 72537.00 -73168.00 Persons [+]
Full Time Employment 26200.00 -13200.00 74789.00 -80825.00 Persons [+]
Employment Change 14700.00 37900.00 99147.00 -74901.00 Persons [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 66.10 66.20 66.20 60.10 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 11.70 11.70 20.10 7.60 percent [+]
Labour Costs 105.10 103.90 105.10 44.10 Index Points [+]
Productivity 100.00 100.00 104.21 55.70 Index Points [+]
Job Vacancies 236.50 243.20 244.90 28.40 Thousand [+]
Job Advertisements 157638.18 157136.58 258084.89 69798.90 [+]
Wages 1237.90 1225.30 1237.90 59.10 AUD/Week [+]
Wages In Manufacturing 1338.30 1340.30 1340.30 333.00 AUD/Week [+]
Wage Growth 2.30 2.30 4.30 1.90 percent [+]
Minimum Wages 740.80 719.20 740.80 522.12 AUD/week [+]
Population 25.18 24.70 25.18 10.39 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 65.50 65.50 65.50 62.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 65.50 65.50 65.50 65.00 [+]
Living Wage Family 2790.00 2920.00 2920.00 2770.00 AUD/Month [+]
Living Wage Individual 1770.00 1820.00 1820.00 1750.00 AUD/Month [+]
Wages Low Skilled 2710.00 2670.00 2710.00 2670.00 AUD/Month [+]
Wages High Skilled 6120.00 6250.00 6250.00 6120.00 AUD/Month [+]
Employment Rate 62.70 62.70 62.90 54.00 percent [+]


Australia Employment Rate

In Australia, the employment rate measures the number of people who have a job as a percentage of the working age population. This page provides - Australia Employment Rate- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Australia Employment Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
62.70 62.70 62.90 54.00 1978 - 2019 percent Monthly
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Mexico 96.20 Sep/19
Switzerland 80.60 Jun/19
Netherlands 78.10 Jun/19
Germany 76.50 Jun/19
United Kingdom 75.90 Jul/19
France 66.00 Jun/19
Spain 64.49 Jun/19
Australia 62.70 Sep/19
Canada 62.10 Sep/19
South Korea 61.50 Sep/19
United States 61.00 Sep/19
Japan 60.90 Aug/19
Russia 59.90 Aug/19
Italy 59.10 Jul/19
Brazil 54.70 Aug/19
India 46.80 Dec/18
Turkey 45.50 Jul/19
Argentina 42.60 Jun/19
South Africa 42.44 Jun/19


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