Full time employment in Australia decreased by 15.5 thousand people to 8.82 million in August 2019 from a revised 8.83 million in the previous month. Through the year to August, full time employment rose by 186.7 thousand. Full Time Employment in Australia averaged 7506.98 Persons from 1978 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 74789 Persons in December of 1987 and a record low of -80825 Persons in November of 1991.

Full Time Employment in Australia is expected to be 14300.00 Persons by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Full Time Employment in Australia to stand at 10000.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Australia Full Time Employment Change is projected to trend around 14183.67 Persons in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2019-06-13 01:30 AM Full Time Employment Chg May 2.4K -0.3K 50K
2019-07-18 01:30 AM Full Time Employment Chg Jun 21.1K 3.1K 14.5K
2019-08-15 01:30 AM Full Time Employment Chg Jul 34.5K 21K -18K
2019-09-19 01:30 AM Full Time Employment Chg Aug -15.5K 32.0K 30K
2019-10-17 12:30 AM Full Time Employment Chg Sep -15.5K 14.3K
2019-11-14 12:30 AM Full Time Employment Chg Oct
2019-12-19 12:30 AM Full Time Employment Chg Nov


Australia Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 5.30 5.20 11.20 4.00 percent [+]
Employed Persons 12926.89 12892.24 12926.89 5997.59 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 716.78 712.67 960.18 364.72 Thousand [+]
Part Time Employment 50188.00 4406.00 72537.00 -73168.00 Persons [+]
Full Time Employment -15536.00 32037.00 74789.00 -80825.00 Persons [+]
Employment Change 34652.00 36444.00 99147.00 -74901.00 Persons [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 66.20 66.10 66.20 60.10 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 11.70 11.90 20.10 7.60 percent [+]
Productivity 100.00 100.00 104.21 55.70 Index Points [+]
Labour Costs 105.10 103.90 105.10 44.10 Index Points [+]
Job Vacancies 243.20 244.90 244.90 28.40 Thousand [+]
Job Advertisements 156977.80 161488.22 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 62.60 62.90 54.00 percent [+]


Australia Full Time Employment Change

In Australia, full time employment change refers to the change in the number of employed persons who usually work 35 hours or more a week (in all jobs) and those who, although usually working fewer than 35 hours a week, work 35 hours or more during the reference week. This page provides the latest reported value for - Australia Full Time Employment Change - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Australia Full Time Employment Change - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on September of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-15536.00 32037.00 74789.00 -80825.00 1978 - 2019 Persons Monthly
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Country Last Previous
Australia -15536.00 Aug/19
Canada 23.80 Aug/19
Euro Area 115273.20 Mar/19
France 21820.30 Mar/19
Germany 29781.60 Mar/19
Italy 144587.23 Jun/19
Japan 22211.00 Jul/19
Netherlands 4283.30 Mar/19
Spain 16853.40 Jun/19
Switzerland 2794.30 Mar/19
Turkey 23669.20 Mar/19
United Kingdom 24172.00 Jun/19
United States 130789.00 Aug/19


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