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6354.0 - Job Vacancies, Australia, May 2013 Quality Declaration 
Previous ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 27/06/2013   
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May 2013
Feb 2013 to May 2013
May 2012 to May 2013
% change
% change

Trend Estimates
Private sector
Public sector
Private and public sectors

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

Footnote(s): (a) Survey was suspended from August 2008 to August 2009 inclusive.

Source(s): Job Vacancies. Australia (cat. no. 6354.0)



  • Total job vacancies in May 2013 were 138,700, a decrease of 9% from February 2013.
  • The number of job vacancies in the private sector was 127,900 in May 2013, a decrease of 9% from February 2013.
  • The number of job vacancies in the public sector was 10,800 in May 2013, a decrease of 5% from February 2013.



ISSUE (QUARTER) Release Date
August 2013 26 September 2013
November 2013 8 January 2014


Estimates of percentage change shown in this publication 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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