Graph credited to abs.gov.au
Western Australia was the only state to record a lower trend unemployment rate for September 2019 compared to the previous month. September trend unemployment for WA was 1 point lower at 5.7% compared to 5.8% for August. Nationally, the rate has remained unchanged for September at 5.3%.
The unemployment rates for Queensland and South Australia both increased by 0.1% for September while all other states remained unchanged.
Some of the key data as released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics today include:
Data and table above as released by abs.gov.au 17th Oct 2019.
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