Employment in Australia unexpectedly declined by 30,600 people, or 0.2 percent, to 13.040 million in April 2021, missing market expectations of a 15,000 gain, as people took leave around the public and school holidays. Part-time employment dropped by 74,400 while full-time employment went up by 33,800. Over the year to April, employment increased 637,900 people, or 5.1 percent. source: Australian Bureau of Statistics
Employment Change in Australia averaged 13608.76 Persons from 1978 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 226738 Persons in June of 2020 and a record low of -606919 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 2021.
Employment Change in Australia is expected to be 26000.00 Persons by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Employment Change in Australia to stand at 27000.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Australia Employment Change is projected to trend around 28500.00 Persons in 2022, according to our econometric models.