Overview of the South Australian Labour Market. Presenter: Ivan Neville Branch Manager, Labour Market Research and Analysis Branch. How is the South Australian labour market performing ? Selected indicators over the last year.
Overview of the South Australian Labour Market
Presenter: Ivan Neville
Branch Manager, Labour Market Research and Analysis Branch
In line with a softening in labour market conditions at the national level…
Employment - up by 2,000 (or 0.2 per cent)
Unemployment - rose by 5,900 (or 11.7 per cent)
Unemployment rate - 6.5 per cent, up by 0.6 percentage points
Participation rate -62.0 per cent, down by 0.1 percentage points
State Final Demand - increased by 0.6 per cent
Redundancies - 5,910 announced so far this year (56 per cent State government)
Source: Department of Employment, Internet Vacancy Index, September 2014.
Source: Department of Employment, 2014 Employment Projections to November 2018.