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Australia Labour Productivity Growth

1979 - 2018 | Quarterly | % | CEIC Data

Australia's Labour Productivity improved by 0.67 % YoY in Jun 2018, compared with a drop of 0.18 % in the previous quarter. Australia's Labour Productivity Growth data is updated quarterly, available from Jun 1979 to Jun 2018, averaging at 1.04 %. The data reached an all-time high of 6.23 % in Mar 1984 and a record low of -4.24 % in Jun 1986. CEIC calculates Labour Productivity Growth from quarterly Real GDP and monthly Employment. The Australian Bureau of Statistics provides Real GDP in local currency, at 2015-2016 prices and Employment. Employment excludes Foreign Nationals working within the country.

In the latest reports, Australia's Population reached 24.77 million people in Dec 2017. Its Unemployment Rate dropped to 5.00 % in Sep 2018. Monthly Earnings of Australia stood at 3,736.77 USD in May 2018. The country's Labour Force Participation Rate dropped to 65.28 % in Sep 2018.

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What was Australia's Labour Productivity Growth in Jun 2018?

Last

0.67

Jun 2018
Previous

-0.18

Mar 2018
Min

-4.24

Jun 1986
Max

6.23

Mar 1984
Unit

%

Frequency

quarterly

Range

Jun 1979 - Jun 2018

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

0.67

Jun 2018

-0.18

Mar 2018

-4.24

Jun 1986

6.23

Mar 1984

%

quarterly

Jun 1979 - Jun 2018

Updated on 19 Sep 2018

View Australia's Labour Productivity Growth from Jun 1979 to Jun 2018 in the chart:

Australia Labour Productivity Growth

Series Details
Series ID

286552604

Name

Australia Labour Productivity Growth

Country

Australia

Frequency

Quarterly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

CEIC Data

First Date

Jun 1979

Last Date

Jun 2018

Last Updated

19 Sep 2018

Statistics
Mean

1.26

Variance

2.96

Standard deviation

1.72

Skewness

0.09

Kurtosis

0.36

Coefficient variation

1.36

Median

1.04

Max
Mar 1984

6.23

Min
Jun 1986

-4.24

Previous observation
Mar 2018

-0.18

Last observation
Jun 2018

0.67

Number of Observations

157

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Country/Region Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Albania

0.07

Jun 2018

-1.18

Mar 2018

-6.66

Jun 2016

10.16

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-10-08
Algeria

0.10

2017

1.36

2016

-5.58

1997

8.49

2014

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018-10-15
Argentina

1.64

2017

-1.74

2016

-9.12

2002

10.36

2010

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-19
Armenia

11.84

Dec 2017

2.43

Sep 2017

-15.55

Dec 2009

14.68

Mar 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-10
Australia

0.67

Jun 2018

-0.18

Mar 2018

-4.24

Jun 1986

6.23

Mar 1984

%

quarterly

Jun 1979 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-19
Austria

1.73

Mar 2018

1.98

Dec 2017

-5.26

Jun 2009

4.34

Mar 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-02
Azerbaijan

-0.23

Mar 2018

-0.24

Dec 2017

-5.18

Mar 2016

15.04

Dec 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-10-23
Bahrain

2.93

Jun 2018

-1.60

Mar 2018

-27.85

Jun 2009

18.57

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-10-18
Belarus

5.66

Mar 2018

4.95

Dec 2017

-3.30

Dec 2015

10.80

Jun 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Belgium

-0.29

Jun 2018

-1.56

Mar 2018

-4.27

Jun 2009

3.20

Jun 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-10-02
Bolivia

6.71

2017

-4.04

2016

-6.34

2003

11.75

2015

%

yearly

2000 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-18
Bosnia and Herzegovina

1.12

2017

5.85

2016

-0.69

2012

5.85

2016

%

yearly

2007 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Brazil

1.92

2017

-1.02

2016

-3.54

2015

6.45

2010

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-19
Bulgaria

3.06

Jun 2018

2.28

Mar 2018

-3.35

Mar 2009

8.51

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-10-03
Cambodia

3.77

2016

5.60

2015

-8.51

2009

9.89

2012

%

yearly

2008 - 2016

Updated on 2018-10-23
Canada

0.58

Jun 2018

0.74

Mar 2018

-2.22

Dec 1986

3.63

Dec 1984

%

quarterly

Mar 1977 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-10-03
Chile

3.16

Jun 2018

1.85

Mar 2018

-3.11

Dec 1998

10.45

Dec 1991

%

quarterly

Jun 1987 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-19
China

6.85

2017

6.49

2016

-26.45

1961

15.12

1970

%

yearly

1953 - 2017

Updated on 2018-02-02
Colombia

2.72

Jun 2018

1.80

Mar 2018

-6.08

Dec 2009

14.71

Dec 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-14
Croatia

0.56

Jun 2018

-2.02

Mar 2018

-10.50

Mar 2009

5.31

Jun 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-10-10
Cyprus

-1.88

Jun 2018

-1.43

Mar 2018

-4.04

Dec 2012

4.71

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Jun 2005 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-14
Czech Republic

0.92

Jun 2018

1.61

Mar 2018

-4.65

Jun 2009

6.23

Jun 2005

%

quarterly

Dec 2004 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-10-02
Denmark

-0.83

Jun 2018

-3.46

Mar 2018

-6.42

Dec 2008

6.28

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Ecuador

0.70

2017

-5.12

2016

-7.09

2000

6.83

2008

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-21
Egypt

3.48

Jun 2018

3.60

Mar 2018

-1.90

Mar 2011

9.53

Dec 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-10-25
Estonia

0.99

Jun 2018

2.35

Mar 2018

-11.13

Dec 2008

13.06

Dec 1997

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-18
European Union

1.19

Jun 2018

0.80

Mar 2018

-4.50

Mar 2009

4.05

Jun 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-10-12
Finland

-0.49

Jun 2018

0.00

Mar 2018

-8.13

Mar 2009

6.71

Sep 1993

%

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-12
France

1.08

2017

0.45

2016

-1.75

2009

3.73

1988

%

yearly

1979 - 2017

Updated on 2018-10-01
Georgia

5.64

2017

3.84

2016

-6.08

2000

21.77

1997

%

yearly

1997 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-22
Germany

0.98

Jun 2018

-0.13

Mar 2018

-8.09

Jun 2009

4.58

Mar 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 1992 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-13
Greece

-0.00

Jun 2018

0.83

Mar 2018

-6.63

Mar 2009

6.19

Mar 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-13
Hong Kong SAR

1.73

Jun 2018

2.77

Mar 2018

-7.41

Sep 1998

13.38

Dec 1986

%

quarterly

Dec 1982 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-19
Hungary

3.64

Jun 2018

2.87

Mar 2018

-5.95

Jun 2009

6.35

Sep 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-10-02
Iceland

5.88

Jun 2018

3.97

Mar 2018

-5.83

Jun 2010

11.49

Sep 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-21
India

4.84

2017

5.27

2016

1.11

2002

9.79

2010

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-19
Indonesia

2.80

2017

1.85

2016

1.50

2014

5.56

2013

%

yearly

2011 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-14
Iran

2.42

2017

9.96

2016

-7.05

2012

9.96

2016

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-27
Ireland

5.38

Jun 2018

6.22

Mar 2018

-6.65

Dec 2008

25.17

Mar 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-21
Israel

1.71

Jun 2018

2.03

Mar 2018

-1.31

Jun 2014

3.99

Jun 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-10-16
Italy

0.20

Jun 2018

0.76

Mar 2018

-6.58

Mar 2009

3.82

Dec 1997

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-10-10
Ivory Coast

4.19

2017

6.67

2016

-6.19

2011

8.65

2012

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-19
Japan

-0.85

Jun 2018

-1.19

Mar 2018

-8.09

Mar 2009

5.67

Sep 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-19
Jordan

-0.28

2016

-1.92

2015

-5.27

2003

8.38

2007

%

yearly

2001 - 2016

Updated on 2018-06-06
Kazakhstan

4.20

Sep 2017

4.29

Jun 2017

-3.22

Jun 2009

11.42

Dec 2002

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-07-02
Kenya

-0.28

2017

0.27

2016

-0.61

2014

2.47

2011

%

yearly

2011 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-28
South Korea

2.53

Jun 2018

2.07

Mar 2018

-2.00

Dec 2008

16.36

Mar 1984

%

quarterly

Sep 1983 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-25
Kuwait

-2.87

2017

1.95

2016

-13.97

2009

91.54

1992

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-20
Kyrgyzstan

5.16

2017

3.79

2016

-18.09

1994

12.05

2013

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018-10-24
Latvia

3.22

Jun 2018

2.18

Mar 2018

-4.97

Sep 2008

12.16

Sep 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-10-01
Lithuania

3.22

Jun 2018

3.61

Mar 2018

-8.70

Jun 2009

11.62

Dec 2001

%

quarterly

Jun 1999 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-10-01
Luxembourg

-0.70

Jun 2018

-0.42

Mar 2018

-8.50

Dec 2008

6.61

Mar 2000

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-10-22
Macau SAR

5.19

Jun 2018

8.91

Mar 2018

-27.35

Jun 2015

46.79

Jun 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-24
Macedonia

1.05

Jun 2018

-2.03

Mar 2018

-11.55

Dec 2005

11.18

Mar 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-12
Malawi

0.29

2017

-0.85

2016

-10.88

1994

16.02

1995

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-19
Malaysia

1.96

Jun 2018

3.01

Mar 2018

-7.79

Mar 2009

7.69

Dec 2002

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-19
Malta

-0.09

Jun 2018

-0.75

Mar 2018

-5.72

Jun 2017

8.26

Dec 2014

%

quarterly

Dec 2001 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-27
Mauritius

5.14

Jun 2018

3.37

Mar 2018

-2.25

Jun 2010

8.75

Sep 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-10-11
Mexico

1.10

Mar 2017

2.16

Dec 2016

-8.39

Jun 2009

5.12

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Mar 2017

Updated on 2018-09-20
Moldova

-0.52

Jun 2018

3.80

Mar 2018

-8.09

Dec 2015

27.04

Mar 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-21
Mongolia

3.36

Jun 2018

6.43

Mar 2018

-7.99

Sep 2009

25.34

Sep 2011

%

quarterly

Sep 2007 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-24
Montenegro

1.54

Jun 2018

3.43

Mar 2018

-7.10

Mar 2012

11.16

Mar 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Morocco

3.25

2017

1.75

2016

0.83

2002

6.78

2001

%

yearly

2000 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-24
Myanmar

5.73

2017

5.33

2016

3.52

1997

13.00

2003

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-20
Netherlands

0.61

Jun 2018

0.68

Mar 2018

-5.17

Mar 2009

3.66

Jun 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-21
New Zealand

-0.59

Jun 2018

-0.33

Mar 2018

-3.23

Mar 2017

9.37

Jun 1989

%

quarterly

Jun 1988 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-19
Nigeria

1.72

Sep 2017

-1.16

Jun 2017

-3.81

Sep 2016

4.54

Sep 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-09-20
Norway

1.72

Jun 2018

-2.16

Mar 2018

-4.32

Jun 2009

6.38

Mar 2000

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-10-25
Oman

-3.41

2016

-2.47

2015

-13.01

2007

17.70

2003

%

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2018-09-25
Pakistan

3.09

2015

4.79

2014

-3.38

2006

4.79

2014

%

yearly

2001 - 2015

Updated on 2018-09-14
Peru

0.52

2017

2.25

2016

-2.35

2003

7.17

2008

%

yearly

2002 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-19
Philippines

8.44

2017

2.04

2016

-11.68

1985

8.44

2017

%

yearly

1985 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-07
Poland

4.59

Jun 2018

4.69

Mar 2018

-0.56

Dec 2008

15.52

Mar 2000

%

quarterly

Dec 1999 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-13
Portugal

-0.11

Jun 2018

-1.07

Mar 2018

-1.26

Jun 2014

2.23

Jun 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-24
Qatar

1.57

2017

-2.80

2016

-10.66

2015

1.57

2017

%

yearly

2012 - 2017

Updated on 2018-10-08
Romania

5.68

Jun 2018

2.11

Mar 2018

-6.41

Jun 2009

11.96

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-10-10
Russia

1.39

Jun 2018

0.87

Mar 2018

-8.29

Jun 2009

8.71

Mar 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-14
Saudi Arabia

0.33

2015

0.48

2014

-27.72

1982

25.26

1990

%

yearly

1971 - 2015

Updated on 2018-09-27
Singapore

3.40

Jun 2018

4.40

Mar 2018

-14.10

Mar 2009

15.30

Jun 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-12
Slovakia

3.06

Jun 2018

2.34

Mar 2018

-5.71

Mar 2009

10.72

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-14
Slovenia

0.77

Jun 2018

1.20

Mar 2018

-8.48

Jun 2009

9.37

Jun 1997

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-10-10
South Africa

-0.77

Jun 2018

-0.20

Mar 2018

-3.84

Dec 2015

8.38

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-12
Spain

0.70

Mar 2018

0.42

Dec 2017

-0.91

Dec 2004

3.22

Sep 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
Sri Lanka

5.92

Jun 2018

6.96

Mar 2018

-1.05

Jun 2017

9.55

Dec 2014

%

quarterly

Jun 2013 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-10-05
Sudan

3.26

2010

13.91

2009

-10.68

2008

32.13

1996

%

yearly

1996 - 2010

Updated on 2018-09-12
Sweden

1.19

Jun 2018

0.41

Mar 2018

-5.34

Dec 2008

6.43

Mar 1994

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-13
Switzerland

2.72

Jun 2018

2.18

Mar 2018

-1.31

Dec 2011

2.72

Jun 2018

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-24
Syria

-4.34

2017

-2.56

2016

-20.90

2013

10.78

1992

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-30
Taiwan

2.57

Jun 2018

2.29

Mar 2018

-8.06

Dec 2008

11.02

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1979 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-17
Tajikistan

6.62

2016

3.59

2015

-26.69

1992

9.28

2003

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2018-05-24
Thailand

3.66

Jun 2018

5.15

Mar 2018

-6.07

Mar 2009

13.38

Dec 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-24
Tunisia

0.21

2016

1.46

2015

-1.05

2002

3.94

2007

%

yearly

2001 - 2016

Updated on 2018-09-24
Turkey

2.67

Jun 2018

2.73

Mar 2018

-13.78

Mar 2009

8.34

Jun 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-17
Ukraine

2.74

Jun 2018

2.19

Mar 2018

-16.74

Mar 2009

13.03

Mar 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-25
United Arab Emirates

2.34

2016

0.11

2011

-19.52

2008

4.00

2004

%

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2018-09-27
United Kingdom

0.22

Jun 2018

-0.24

Mar 2018

-5.02

Mar 2009

7.98

Mar 1973

%

quarterly

Jun 1972 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-10-03
United States

1.34

Jun 2018

1.00

Mar 2018

-2.69

Mar 1974

9.69

Dec 1950

%

quarterly

Mar 1949 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-27
Uruguay

7.18

2010

2.07

2009

-17.92

2006

11.14

1998

%

yearly

1998 - 2010

Updated on 2018-09-13
Venezuela

-10.20

2017

-10.40

2016

-10.40

2016

10.17

2004

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-19
Vietnam

10.30

2017

6.42

2016

6.29

2015

26.09

2008

%

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-17
Yemen

0.27

2010

1.23

2009

-8.93

2005

1.27

2006

%

yearly

2005 - 2010

Updated on 2018-04-20
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