The January 2018 figures have been released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics and both the national and state based seasonally adjusted unemployment rates remained steady at 5.5% and 5.7% respectively.
The number of people now in jobs though January increased by 23,000 to almost 12.5 million although unemployment increased 2,600 to 720,200 according to the abs.gov.au
Some further key features of the January data include:
State based statistics included:
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