Employment in Australia jumped sharply to 60,600 to a fresh record high of 13.51 million in May 2022, easily beating market forecasts of a 25,000 gain. Full-time employment increased by 69,400 to 9,443,400 while part-time employment fell 8,700 to 4,067,500. Over the year to May, employment gained 386,100 or 2.9 percent. source: Australian Bureau of Statistics

Employment Change in Australia averaged 14023.95 Persons from 1978 until 2022, reaching an all time high of 366100 Persons in November of 2021 and a record low of -591769 Persons in April of 2020. This page provides the latest reported value for - Australia Employment Change - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Australia Employment Change - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on June of 2022.

Employment Change in Australia is expected to be 40000.00 Persons by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Australia Employment Change is projected to trend around 38500.00 Persons in 2023 and 28500.00 Persons in 2024, according to our econometric models.

Trading Economics members can view, download and compare data from nearly 200 countries, including more than 20 million economic indicators, exchange rates, government bond yields, stock indexes and commodity prices.

The Trading Economics Application Programming Interface (API) provides direct access to our data. It allows API clients to download millions of rows of historical data, to query our real-time economic calendar, subscribe to updates and receive quotes for currencies, commodities, stocks and bonds.

Please Paste this Code in your Website
Australia Employment Change

Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2022-05-19 01:30 AM Apr 4K 20.0K 30K 22K
2022-06-16 01:30 AM May 60.6K 4.5K 25K 20K
2022-07-14 01:30 AM Jun 60.6K

Related Last Previous Unit Reference
Unemployment Rate 3.90 3.90 percent May 2022
Unemployed Persons 548.13 537.07 Thousand May 2022
Employed Persons 13510.89 13401.68 Thousand May 2022
Part Time Employment -8700.00 -89000.00 Persons May 2022
Full Time Employment 69400.00 92400.00 Persons May 2022
Employment Change 60600.00 4000.00 Persons May 2022
Labor Force Participation Rate 66.70 66.40 percent May 2022
Youth Unemployment Rate 8.76 8.79 percent May 2022
Productivity 104.90 103.00 points Mar 2022
Labour Costs 105.90 105.40 points Mar 2022
Job Vacancies 423.50 396.10 Thousand Mar 2022
Wages 1328.90 1305.80 AUD/Week Dec 2021
Wage Growth 2.40 2.30 percent Mar 2022
Wages In Manufacturing 1462.00 1432.80 AUD/Week Dec 2021
Population 25.68 25.60 Million Dec 2020
Employment Rate 63.80 63.40 percent Feb 2022

Australia Employment Change
In Australia, employment change refers to the absolute change in the number of persons who work for pay or profit, or perform unpaid family work. Estimates include both full-time and part-time employment.
Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
60600.00 4000.00 366100.00 -591769.00 1978 - 2022 Persons Monthly
Volume, SA