Employment in Australia increased by 70,700 people, or 0.5 percent, to 13.078 million in March 2021, far above market expectations of a 35,000 gain, reflecting a further recovery in the labor market. Part-time employment rose by 91,500 to 4.203 million people, while full-time employment decreased by 20,800 to 8.874 million people. Over the year to March, employment increased 74,300 people, or 0.6 percent. source: Australian Bureau of Statistics

Employment Change in Australia averaged 13694.28 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 April 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.

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Australia Employment Change

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
70706.00 88671.00 226738.00 -606919.00 1978 - 2021 Persons Monthly
Volume, SA

Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2021-01-21 12:30 AM Dec 50K 90K 50K 40K
2021-02-18 12:30 AM Jan 29.1K 50.1K 40K 30K
2021-03-18 12:30 AM Feb 88.7K 29.5K 30K 35K
2021-04-15 01:30 AM Mar 70.7K 88.7K 35K 20K
2021-05-20 01:30 AM Apr 70.7K
2021-06-18 01:30 AM May
2021-07-16 01:30 AM Jun
2021-08-13 01:30 AM Jul

Australia Employment Change
In Australia, employment change refers to the absolute change in the number of persons who work for pay or profit, or perform unpaid family work. Estimates include both full-time and part-time employment.