Australia Labor Force Participation Rate  1978-2018 | Data | Chart

Labor Force Participation Rate in Australia decreased to 65.40 percent in September from 65.70 percent in August of 2018. Labor Force Participation Rate in Australia averaged 63.28 percent from 1978 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 65.80 percent in November of 2010 and a record low of 60.10 percent in April of 1983.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2018-08-16 01:30 AM Participation Rate 65.5% 65.7% 65.7% 65.7%
2018-09-13 01:30 AM Participation Rate 65.7% 65.6% 65.6% 65.6%
2018-10-18 12:30 AM Participation Rate 65.4% 65.7% 65.7% 65.6%
2018-11-16 12:30 AM Participation Rate 65.4% 65.5%
2018-12-14 12:30 AM Participation Rate 65.6%


Australia Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 5.00 5.30 11.20 4.00 percent [+]
Employed Persons 12636.31 12630.71 12636.31 5997.89 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 665.75 702.91 959.93 364.59 Thousand [+]
Part Time Employment -14698.00 9478.00 73029.00 -73001.00 Persons [+]
Full Time Employment 20300.00 35200.00 80800.00 -81000.00 Persons [+]
Employment Change 5600.00 44600.00 99100.00 -75000.00 Persons [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 65.40 65.70 65.80 60.10 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 11.40 11.60 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 62.20 62.90 54.00 percent [+]


Australia Labor Force Participation Rate

The labour force participation rates is the number of persons who are employed and unemployed but looking for a job divided by the total working-age population. This page provides the latest reported value for - Australia Labor Force Participation Rate - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Australia Labor Force Participation Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
65.40 65.70 65.80 60.10 1978 - 2018 percent Monthly
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labor force participation rate by Country
Country Last
United Kingdom 78.80 Jul/18
France 72.20 Jun/18
Indonesia 69.20 Dec/18
Switzerland 68.40 Mar/18
Singapore 67.70 Dec/17
Italy 65.50 Aug/18
Australia 65.40 Sep/18
Canada 65.40 Sep/18
Netherlands 63.90 Mar/18
South Korea 63.50 Sep/18
Russia 63.40 Aug/18
United States 62.70 Sep/18
Japan 61.70 Aug/18
Brazil 61.60 Aug/18
Germany 61.00 Mar/18
Mexico 60.00 Aug/18
South Africa 59.10 Jun/18
Spain 58.80 Jun/18
Euro Area 57.00 Mar/18
Saudi Arabia 55.50 Mar/18
Turkey 53.20 Jul/18
India 52.50 Dec/13
Argentina 46.40 Jun/18


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