Australia Labour Costs  1985-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Labour Costs in Australia increased to 99.80 Index Points in the second quarter of 2017 from 99.30 Index Points in the first quarter of 2017. Labour Costs in Australia averaged 76.25 Index Points from 1985 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 102.50 Index Points in the third quarter of 2014 and a record low of 45.40 Index Points in the third quarter of 1985.

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Australia Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 5.50 5.60 11.20 4.00 percent [+]
Employed Persons 12290.20 12268.96 12290.20 5995.68 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 711.46 727.45 958.42 363.58 Thousand [+]
Part Time Employment 13693.00 13564.00 72154.00 -72678.00 Persons [+]
Full Time Employment 6100.00 39500.00 75000.00 -80900.00 Persons [+]
Employment Change 19800.00 53000.00 99500.00 -74800.00 Persons [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 65.20 65.20 65.80 60.10 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 12.60 12.70 20.22 7.61 percent [+]
Productivity 102.20 102.10 104.21 58.20 Index Points [+]
Labour Costs 99.80 99.30 102.50 45.40 Index Points [+]
Job Vacancies 201.30 189.20 201.30 28.40 Thousand [+]
Job Advertisements 180700.00 180786.00 258097.00 69799.00 [+]
Wages 1179.00 1163.50 1179.00 59.10 AUD/Week [+]
Wages In Manufacturing 1254.10 1295.10 1295.10 333.00 AUD/Week [+]
Wage Growth 1.90 1.90 4.30 1.90 percent [+]
Minimum Wages 694.90 672.70 694.90 543.78 AUD/week [+]
Population 24.13 23.94 24.13 10.39 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 65.50 65.00 65.50 62.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 65.50 65.00 65.50 65.00 [+]
Wages High Skilled 5350.00 6590.00 6590.00 5000.00 AUD/Month [+]
Living Wage Family 2582.40 2559.90 2657.10 2549.80 AUD/Month [+]
Living Wage Individual 2260.43 2206.65 2299.00 2173.00 AUD/Month [+]
Employment Rate 61.24 61.41 63.41 53.48 percent [+]


Australia Labour Costs

This page provides - Australia Labour Costs - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Australia Labour Costs - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
99.80 99.30 102.50 45.40 1985 - 2017 Index Points Quarterly
SA, 2007-2008=100




labour costs by Country

Last
Australia 99.80 Jun/17
Brazil 129.29 Aug/17
Canada 114.65 Jun/17
China 104.00 Sep/17
Euro Area 111.10 Jun/17
France 107.30 Jun/17
Germany 111.97 Jun/17
Italy 106.70 Jun/17
Mexico 81.30 Aug/17
Netherlands 115.10 Jun/17
South Korea 148.10 Mar/17
Spain 101.70 Jun/17
Turkey 232.11 Jun/17
United Kingdom 104.90 Jun/17
United States 108.81 Jun/17