The number of unemployed persons in Australia increased to 528.01 Thousand in April of 2023 from 509.63 Thousand in March of 2023. source: Australian Bureau of Statistics

Unemployed Persons in Australia averaged 637.94 Thousand from 1978 until 2023, reaching an all time high of 1015.98 Thousand in July of 2020 and a record low of 364.67 Thousand in June of 1981. This page provides - Australia Unemployed Persons - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Australia Unemployed Persons - values, historical data and charts - was last updated on June of 2023.

Unemployed Persons in Australia is expected to be 500.00 Thousand by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Australia Unemployed Persons is projected to trend around 610.00 Thousand in 2024 and 625.00 Thousand in 2025, according to our econometric models.

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Australia Unemployed Persons

Related Last Previous Unit Reference
Unemployment Rate 3.70 3.50 percent Apr 2023
Unemployed Persons 528.01 509.63 Thousand Apr 2023
Employed Persons 13882.13 13886.42 Thousand Apr 2023
Part Time Employment 22834.00 -21350.00 Persons Apr 2023
Full Time Employment -27132.00 82472.00 Persons Apr 2023
Employment Change -4300.00 61100.00 Persons Apr 2023
Labor Force Participation Rate 66.70 66.80 percent Apr 2023
Youth Unemployment Rate 8.60 7.80 percent Apr 2023
Labour Costs 112.60 110.70 points Dec 2022
Productivity 98.20 99.60 points Dec 2022
Job Vacancies 438.50 445.10 Thousand Mar 2023
Wages 1378.60 1344.70 AUD/Week Dec 2022
Wage Growth 3.70 3.40 percent Mar 2023
Wages in Manufacturing 1545.60 1464.50 AUD/Week Dec 2022
Population 25.77 25.68 Million Dec 2021
Employment Rate 64.20 64.40 percent Apr 2023

Australia Unemployed Persons
In Australia, unemployed persons are individuals who are without a job and actively seeking to work.
Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
528.01 509.63 1015.98 364.67 1978 - 2023 Thousand Monthly
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