Australia Jobless Rate Falls To 5.3% In July

By | August 16, 2018

The unemployed rate in Australia can be found in at a seasonally changed 5.3 percent in July, the Australian Bureau of Data stated on Thursday.

That beat projections for 5.4 percent, which would have been unchanged from June.

The Australian economy shed 3,900 tasks last month to 12,575,200 – well shy of projections for the addition of 15,000 following the gain of 50,900 in the previous month.

Full-time employment increased 19,300 to 8,587,500 and part-time work reduced 23,200 to 3,987,700.

Joblessness reduced 5,700 to 706,000. The variety of unemployed individuals searching for full-time work increased 2,300 to 504,100 and the number of unemployed individuals just trying to find part-time work decreased 8,000 to 201,900.

The participation rate fell to 65.5 percent – also missing projections for 65.7 and below the downwardly modified 65.6 percent a month earlier (originally 65.7 percent).

Month-to-month hours operated in all jobs increased 4.0 million hours (0.2%) to 1,749.6 million hours.

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