Australia Employment Rate  1978-2018 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Employment Rate in Australia increased to 62.20 percent in August from 62.10 percent in July of 2018. Employment Rate in Australia averaged 58.94 percent from 1978 until 2018, 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 5.30 5.30 11.20 4.00 percent [+]
Employed Persons 12631.28 12587.28 12631.28 5997.91 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 708.77 703.00 959.95 364.59 Thousand [+]
Part Time Employment 10250.00 -24350.00 73432.00 -73084.00 Persons [+]
Full Time Employment 33700.00 20100.00 80400.00 -81000.00 Persons [+]
Employment Change 44000.00 -4300.00 99100.00 -75000.00 Persons [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 65.70 65.60 65.80 60.10 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 11.70 11.10 20.10 7.60 percent [+]
Productivity 101.80 100.90 104.21 58.20 Index Points [+]
Labour Costs 100.60 101.10 102.50 45.40 Index Points [+]
Job Vacancies 240.90 234.20 240.90 28.40 Thousand [+]
Job Advertisements 175554.51 176989.78 258085.00 69799.00 [+]
Wages 1207.40 1191.50 1207.40 59.10 AUD/Week [+]
Wage Growth 2.10 2.10 4.30 1.90 percent [+]
Wages In Manufacturing 1304.50 1309.40 1309.40 333.00 AUD/Week [+]
Minimum Wages 719.20 694.90 719.20 522.12 AUD/week [+]
Population 24.70 24.13 24.70 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 3420.00 3440.00 3460.00 3420.00 AUD/Month [+]
Living Wage Individual 2420.00 2430.00 2440.00 2420.00 AUD/Month [+]
Wages Low Skilled 2440.00 2660.00 2660.00 2440.00 AUD/Month [+]
Wages High Skilled 6110.00 6250.00 6250.00 6110.00 AUD/Month [+]
Employment Rate 62.20 62.10 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 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
62.20 62.10 62.90 54.00 1978 - 2018 percent Monthly
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employment rate by Country
Country Last
Mexico 96.53 Aug/18
Switzerland 79.90 Jun/18
Netherlands 77.00 Jun/18
United Kingdom 75.50 Jul/18
Germany 75.40 Jun/18
France 65.80 Jun/18
Spain 63.53 Jun/18
Australia 62.20 Aug/18
Canada 61.50 Sep/18
South Korea 61.20 Sep/18
Russia 60.50 Aug/18
United States 60.40 Sep/18
Japan 60.20 Aug/18
Italy 59.00 Aug/18
Brazil 54.10 Aug/18
Turkey 47.40 Jul/18
South Africa 43.10 Jun/18
Argentina 41.90 Jun/18


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