Unemployment Rate

Australian Unemployment Rate

Unemployment rate is the percentage of individuals eligible for work and are currently looking for employment but unable to secure a position. Rising unemployment is a negative indicator that foreshadows a probable reduction in consumer spending.

Date Value Previous Change
Jun 2015 6.0 5.9 +0.10 
May 2015 5.9 6.1 -0.20 
Apr 2015 6.1 6.1 -- 
Mar 2015 6.1 6.1 -- 
Feb 2015 6.1 6.3 -0.20 
Jan 2015 6.3 6.1 +0.20 
Dec 2014 6.1 6.2 -0.10 
Nov 2014 6.2 6.3 -0.10 
Oct 2014 6.3 6.2 +0.10 
Sep 2014 6.2 6.1 +0.10 

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