6354.0 - Job Vacancies, Australia, Aug 2016 Quality Declaration 
Latest ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 29/09/2016   
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AUGUST KEY FIGURES

Aug 2016
May 2016 to Aug 2016
Aug 2015 to Aug 2016
'000
% change
% change

Trend Estimates
Private sector
158.2
1.1
6.6
Public sector
17.1
3.4
23.3
Private and public sectors
175.3
1.3
8.0


Graph Image for Job Vacancies, Total and Private sector - Trend



AUGUST KEY POINTS


TREND ESTIMATES
  • Total job vacancies in August 2016 were 175,300, an increase of 1.3% from May 2016.
  • The number of job vacancies in the private sector was 158,200 in August 2016, an increase of 1.1% from May 2016.
  • The number of job vacancies in the public sector was 17,100 in August 2016, an increase of 3.4% from May 2016.


NOTES

FORTHCOMING ISSUES

ISSUE (QUARTER) Release Date
November 2016 11 January 2017
February 2017 30 March 2017



ROUNDING

Estimates of percentage change shown in this release have been calculated using unrounded estimates, and may be different from, but are more accurate than, movements obtained from calculating percentage change using the rounded estimates presented in the Tables and the datacubes on the Downloads tab.


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