The Australian labour force data for July points to a continued weakening in key labour market indicators. The very positive momentum of earlier this year has all but been erased. 2,051 more words
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Economic recovery after the Great Recession has been disappointing.
Employment levels remain low. Official unemployment figures ignore the declining participation rate. Employment levels, in the 25 to 54 age group, for males remain roughly 6%, and females 5%, below their previous peaks. 724 more words
Some interesting labour market numbers on permanent migrants from 2009-2011.
Employment outcomes (%) at 6 and 12 months for permanent skilled migrants (primary), 2009-2011 554 more words