Australia Unemployment Rate

Australia Unemployment Rate

1978 - 2019 | Monthly | % | Australian Bureau of Statistics

Australia’s Unemployment Rate data was reported at 5.269 % in Apr 2019. This records a decrease from the previous number of 5.409 % for Mar 2019. Australia’s Unemployment Rate data is updated monthly, averaging 6.347 % from Feb 1978 to Apr 2019, with 495 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 12.127 % in Feb 1993 and a record low of 3.854 % in Aug 2008. Australia’s Unemployment Rate data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by Australian Bureau of Statistics. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Australia – Table AU.G021: Unemployment Rate.

Last

5.409

Mar 2019
Previous

5.373

Feb 2019
Min

3.854

Aug 2008
Max

12.127

Feb 1993
Unit

%

Frequency

monthly

Range

Feb 1978 - Mar 2019

Updated on 18 Apr 2019
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

5.409

Mar 2019

5.373

Feb 2019

3.854

Aug 2008

12.127

Feb 1993

%

monthly

Feb 1978 - Mar 2019

Updated on 18 Apr 2019

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Australia Unemployment Rate

Series Details
Series ID

235048301

Name

Australia Unemployment Rate

Country

Australia

Frequency

Monthly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

Australian Bureau of Statistics

First Date

Feb 1978

Last Date

Mar 2019

Last Updated

18 Apr 2019

Statistics
Mean

6.840

Variance

3.173

Standard deviation

1.781

Skewness

0.740

Kurtosis

-0.254

Coefficient variation

0.260

Median

6.348

Max
Feb 1993

12.127

Min
Aug 2008

3.854

Previous observation
Feb 2019

5.373

Last observation
Mar 2019

5.409

Number of Observations

494

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Australia Unemployment Rate: Australian Capital Territory

1978 - 2018 | Monthly | % | Australian Bureau of Statistics

Australia’s Unemployment Rate: Australian Capital Territory data was reported at 4.749 % in Apr 2019. This records an increase from the previous number of 4.103 % for Mar 2019. Australia’s Unemployment Rate: Australian Capital Territory data is updated monthly, averaging 4.913 % from Feb 1978 to Apr 2019, with 495 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 10.099 % in Jan 1979 and a record low of 1.736 % in Dec 2007. Australia’s Unemployment Rate: Australian Capital Territory data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by Australian Bureau of Statistics. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Australia – Table AU.G021: Unemployment Rate.

Last

3.200

Jun 2018
Previous

3.209

May 2018
Min

1.736

Dec 2007
Max

10.099

Jan 1979
Unit

%

Frequency

monthly

Range

Feb 1978 - Jun 2018

Updated on 19 Jul 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

3.200

Jun 2018

3.209

May 2018

1.736

Dec 2007

10.099

Jan 1979

%

monthly

Feb 1978 - Jun 2018

Updated on 19 Jul 2018

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Australia Unemployment Rate: Australian Capital Territory

Series Details
Series ID

247365301

Name

Australia Unemployment Rate: Australian Capital Territory

Country

Australia

Frequency

Monthly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

Australian Bureau of Statistics

First Date

Feb 1978

Last Date

Jun 2018

Last Updated

19 Jul 2018

Statistics
Mean

5.208

Variance

2.847

Standard deviation

1.687

Skewness

0.415

Kurtosis

-0.625

Coefficient variation

0.324

Median

4.970

Max
Jan 1979

10.099

Min
Dec 2007

1.736

Previous observation
May 2018

3.209

Last observation
Jun 2018

3.200

Number of Observations

485

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Australia Unemployment Rate: Females

1978 - 2019 | Monthly | % | Australian Bureau of Statistics

Australia’s Unemployment Rate: Females data was reported at 5.376 % in Apr 2019. This records a decrease from the previous number of 5.525 % for Mar 2019. Australia’s Unemployment Rate: Females data is updated monthly, averaging 6.833 % from Feb 1978 to Apr 2019, with 495 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 11.779 % in Feb 1983 and a record low of 4.212 % in Aug 2008. Australia’s Unemployment Rate: Females data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by Australian Bureau of Statistics. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Australia – Table AU.G021: Unemployment Rate.

Last

5.525

Mar 2019
Previous

5.500

Feb 2019
Min

4.212

Aug 2008
Max

11.779

Feb 1983
Unit

%

Frequency

monthly

Range

Feb 1978 - Mar 2019

Updated on 18 Apr 2019
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

5.525

Mar 2019

5.500

Feb 2019

4.212

Aug 2008

11.779

Feb 1983

%

monthly

Feb 1978 - Mar 2019

Updated on 18 Apr 2019

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Australia Unemployment Rate: Females

Series Details
Series ID

235048201

Name

Australia Unemployment Rate: Females

Country

Australia

Frequency

Monthly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

Australian Bureau of Statistics

First Date

Feb 1978

Last Date

Mar 2019

Last Updated

18 Apr 2019

Statistics
Mean

7.071

Variance

2.978

Standard deviation

1.726

Skewness

0.413

Kurtosis

-0.788

Coefficient variation

0.244

Median

6.839

Max
Feb 1983

11.779

Min
Aug 2008

4.212

Previous observation
Feb 2019

5.500

Last observation
Mar 2019

5.525

Number of Observations

494

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Australia Unemployment Rate: Looking for Full Time Work

1978 - 2018 | Monthly | % | Australian Bureau of Statistics

Australia’s Unemployment Rate: Looking for Full Time Work data was reported at 5.347 % in Apr 2019. This records a decrease from the previous number of 5.385 % for Mar 2019. Australia’s Unemployment Rate: Looking for Full Time Work data is updated monthly, averaging 6.383 % from Feb 1978 to Apr 2019, with 495 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 13.068 % in Feb 1993 and a record low of 3.751 % in Jul 2008. Australia’s Unemployment Rate: Looking for Full Time Work data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by Australian Bureau of Statistics. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Australia – Table AU.G021: Unemployment Rate.

Last

5.440

Jun 2018
Previous

5.392

May 2018
Min

3.751

Jul 2008
Max

13.068

Feb 1993
Unit

%

Frequency

monthly

Range

Feb 1978 - Jun 2018

Updated on 19 Jul 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

5.440

Jun 2018

5.392

May 2018

3.751

Jul 2008

13.068

Feb 1993

%

monthly

Feb 1978 - Jun 2018

Updated on 19 Jul 2018

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Australia Unemployment Rate: Looking for Full Time Work

Series Details
Series ID

235048001

Name

Australia Unemployment Rate: Looking for Full Time Work

Country

Australia

Frequency

Monthly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

Australian Bureau of Statistics

First Date

Feb 1978

Last Date

Jun 2018

Last Updated

19 Jul 2018

Statistics
Mean

7.071

Variance

4.031

Standard deviation

2.008

Skewness

0.798

Kurtosis

-0.062

Coefficient variation

0.284

Median

6.413

Max
Feb 1993

13.068

Min
Jul 2008

3.751

Previous observation
May 2018

5.392

Last observation
Jun 2018

5.440

Number of Observations

485

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Australia Unemployment Rate: Looking for Full Time Work: Females

1978 - 2018 | Monthly | % | Australian Bureau of Statistics

Australia’s Unemployment Rate: Looking for Full Time Work: Females data was reported at 6.097 % in Apr 2019. This records an increase from the previous number of 6.087 % for Mar 2019. Australia’s Unemployment Rate: Looking for Full Time Work: Females data is updated monthly, averaging 7.722 % from Feb 1978 to Apr 2019, with 495 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 13.821 % in Feb 1983 and a record low of 4.410 % in Nov 2007. Australia’s Unemployment Rate: Looking for Full Time Work: Females data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by Australian Bureau of Statistics. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Australia – Table AU.G021: Unemployment Rate.

Last

5.497

Sep 2018
Previous

6.175

Aug 2018
Min

4.410

Nov 2007
Max

13.821

Feb 1983
Unit

%

Frequency

monthly

Range

Feb 1978 - Sep 2018

Updated on 18 Oct 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

5.497

Sep 2018

6.175

Aug 2018

4.410

Nov 2007

13.821

Feb 1983

%

monthly

Feb 1978 - Sep 2018

Updated on 18 Oct 2018

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Australia Unemployment Rate: Looking for Full Time Work: Females

Series Details
Series ID

235047901

Name

Australia Unemployment Rate: Looking for Full Time Work: Females

Country

Australia

Frequency

Monthly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

Australian Bureau of Statistics

First Date

Feb 1978

Last Date

Sep 2018

Last Updated

18 Oct 2018

Statistics
Mean

8.092

Variance

4.296

Standard deviation

2.073

Skewness

0.484

Kurtosis

-0.503

Coefficient variation

0.256

Median

7.763

Max
Feb 1983

13.821

Min
Nov 2007

4.410

Previous observation
Aug 2018

6.175

Last observation
Sep 2018

5.497

Number of Observations

488

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Australia Unemployment Rate: Looking for Full Time Work: Males

1978 - 2018 | Monthly | % | Australian Bureau of Statistics

Australia’s Unemployment Rate: Looking for Full Time Work: Males data was reported at 4.895 % in Apr 2019. This records a decrease from the previous number of 4.968 % for Mar 2019. Australia’s Unemployment Rate: Looking for Full Time Work: Males data is updated monthly, averaging 5.817 % from Feb 1978 to Apr 2019, with 495 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 12.894 % in Jan 1993 and a record low of 3.225 % in Jul 2008. Australia’s Unemployment Rate: Looking for Full Time Work: Males data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by Australian Bureau of Statistics. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Australia – Table AU.G021: Unemployment Rate.

Last

4.345

Sep 2018
Previous

4.887

Aug 2018
Min

3.225

Jul 2008
Max

12.894

Jan 1993
Unit

%

Frequency

monthly

Range

Feb 1978 - Sep 2018

Updated on 18 Oct 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

4.345

Sep 2018

4.887

Aug 2018

3.225

Jul 2008

12.894

Jan 1993

%

monthly

Feb 1978 - Sep 2018

Updated on 18 Oct 2018

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Australia Unemployment Rate: Looking for Full Time Work: Males

Series Details
Series ID

235047801

Name

Australia Unemployment Rate: Looking for Full Time Work: Males

Country

Australia

Frequency

Monthly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

Australian Bureau of Statistics

First Date

Feb 1978

Last Date

Sep 2018

Last Updated

18 Oct 2018

Statistics
Mean

6.572

Variance

4.298

Standard deviation

2.073

Skewness

0.865

Kurtosis

0.033

Coefficient variation

0.315

Median

5.862

Max
Jan 1993

12.894

Min
Jul 2008

3.225

Previous observation
Aug 2018

4.887

Last observation
Sep 2018

4.345

Number of Observations

488

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Australia Unemployment Rate: Males

1978 - 2019 | Monthly | % | Australian Bureau of Statistics

Australia’s Unemployment Rate: Males data was reported at 5.172 % in Apr 2019. This records a decrease from the previous number of 5.306 % for Mar 2019. Australia’s Unemployment Rate: Males data is updated monthly, averaging 6.047 % from Feb 1978 to Apr 2019, with 495 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 12.696 % in Feb 1993 and a record low of 3.499 % in Jul 2008. Australia’s Unemployment Rate: Males data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by Australian Bureau of Statistics. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Australia – Table AU.G021: Unemployment Rate.

Last

5.306

Mar 2019
Previous

5.260

Feb 2019
Min

3.499

Jul 2008
Max

12.696

Feb 1993
Unit

%

Frequency

monthly

Range

Feb 1978 - Mar 2019

Updated on 18 Apr 2019
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

5.306

Mar 2019

5.260

Feb 2019

3.499

Jul 2008

12.696

Feb 1993

%

monthly

Feb 1978 - Mar 2019

Updated on 18 Apr 2019

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Australia Unemployment Rate: Males

Series Details
Series ID

235048101

Name

Australia Unemployment Rate: Males

Country

Australia

Frequency

Monthly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

Australian Bureau of Statistics

First Date

Feb 1978

Last Date

Mar 2019

Last Updated

18 Apr 2019

Statistics
Mean

6.705

Variance

3.838

Standard deviation

1.959

Skewness

0.852

Kurtosis

-0.004

Coefficient variation

0.292

Median

6.048

Max
Feb 1993

12.696

Min
Jul 2008

3.499

Previous observation
Feb 2019

5.260

Last observation
Mar 2019

5.306

Number of Observations

494

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Australia Unemployment Rate: New South Wales

1978 - 2018 | Monthly | % | Australian Bureau of Statistics

Australia’s Unemployment Rate: New South Wales data was reported at 4.503 % in Apr 2019. This records a decrease from the previous number of 4.591 % for Mar 2019. Australia’s Unemployment Rate: New South Wales data is updated monthly, averaging 6.016 % from Feb 1978 to Apr 2019, with 495 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 12.400 % in Feb 1993 and a record low of 4.045 % in Nov 2018. Australia’s Unemployment Rate: New South Wales data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by Australian Bureau of Statistics. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Australia – Table AU.G021: Unemployment Rate.

Last

4.274

Oct 2018
Previous

4.238

Sep 2018
Min

4.238

Sep 2018
Max

12.400

Feb 1993
Unit

%

Frequency

monthly

Range

Feb 1978 - Oct 2018

Updated on 15 Nov 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

4.274

Oct 2018

4.238

Sep 2018

4.238

Sep 2018

12.400

Feb 1993

%

monthly

Feb 1978 - Oct 2018

Updated on 15 Nov 2018

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Australia Unemployment Rate: New South Wales

Series Details
Series ID

247364601

Name

Australia Unemployment Rate: New South Wales

Country

Australia

Frequency

Monthly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

Australian Bureau of Statistics

First Date

Feb 1978

Last Date

Oct 2018

Last Updated

15 Nov 2018

Statistics
Mean

6.687

Variance

3.299

Standard deviation

1.816

Skewness

0.917

Kurtosis

-0.144

Coefficient variation

0.272

Median

6.047

Max
Feb 1993

12.400

Min
Sep 2018

4.238

Previous observation
Sep 2018

4.238

Last observation
Oct 2018

4.274

Number of Observations

489

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Australia Unemployment Rate: Northern Territory

1978 - 2018 | Monthly | % | Australian Bureau of Statistics

Australia’s Unemployment Rate: Northern Territory data was reported at 4.762 % in Apr 2019. This records an increase from the previous number of 3.699 % for Mar 2019. Australia’s Unemployment Rate: Northern Territory data is updated monthly, averaging 5.196 % from Feb 1978 to Apr 2019, with 495 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 12.740 % in Sep 1987 and a record low of 1.976 % in Aug 2008. Australia’s Unemployment Rate: Northern Territory data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by Australian Bureau of Statistics. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Australia – Table AU.G021: Unemployment Rate.

Last

3.895

Jul 2018
Previous

4.323

Jun 2018
Min

1.976

Aug 2008
Max

12.740

Sep 1987
Unit

%

Frequency

monthly

Range

Feb 1978 - Jul 2018

Updated on 16 Aug 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

3.895

Jul 2018

4.323

Jun 2018

1.976

Aug 2008

12.740

Sep 1987

%

monthly

Feb 1978 - Jul 2018

Updated on 16 Aug 2018

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Australia Unemployment Rate: Northern Territory

Series Details
Series ID

247365201

Name

Australia Unemployment Rate: Northern Territory

Country

Australia

Frequency

Monthly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

Australian Bureau of Statistics

First Date

Feb 1978

Last Date

Jul 2018

Last Updated

16 Aug 2018

Statistics
Mean

5.603

Variance

3.862

Standard deviation

1.965

Skewness

0.652

Kurtosis

0.310

Coefficient variation

0.351

Median

5.322

Max
Sep 1987

12.740

Min
Aug 2008

1.976

Previous observation
Jun 2018

4.323

Last observation
Jul 2018

3.895

Number of Observations

486

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Australia Unemployment Rate: Queensland

1978 - 2018 | Monthly | % | Australian Bureau of Statistics

Australia’s Unemployment Rate: Queensland data was reported at 6.058 % in Apr 2019. This records a decrease from the previous number of 6.649 % for Mar 2019. Australia’s Unemployment Rate: Queensland data is updated monthly, averaging 7.026 % from Feb 1978 to Apr 2019, with 495 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 11.708 % in Feb 1993 and a record low of 3.044 % in Aug 2008. Australia’s Unemployment Rate: Queensland data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by Australian Bureau of Statistics. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Australia – Table AU.G021: Unemployment Rate.

Last

5.919

Jun 2018
Previous

6.234

May 2018
Min

3.044

Aug 2008
Max

11.708

Feb 1993
Unit

%

Frequency

monthly

Range

Feb 1978 - Jun 2018

Updated on 19 Jul 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

5.919

Jun 2018

6.234

May 2018

3.044

Aug 2008

11.708

Feb 1993

%

monthly

Feb 1978 - Jun 2018

Updated on 19 Jul 2018

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Australia Unemployment Rate: Queensland

Series Details
Series ID

247364801

Name

Australia Unemployment Rate: Queensland

Country

Australia

Frequency

Monthly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

Australian Bureau of Statistics

First Date

Feb 1978

Last Date

Jun 2018

Last Updated

19 Jul 2018

Statistics
Mean

7.321

Variance

3.946

Standard deviation

1.986

Skewness

0.088

Kurtosis

-0.856

Coefficient variation

0.271

Median

7.102

Max
Feb 1993

11.708

Min
Aug 2008

3.044

Previous observation
May 2018

6.234

Last observation
Jun 2018

5.919

Number of Observations

485

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