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6103.0 - Labour Force Survey Standard Products and Data Item Guide, Dec 2009  
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Contents >> Detailed information on products: Labour Force, Australia, Detailed – Quarterly (cat. no. 6291.0.55.003)

Detailed information on products: Labour Force, Australia, Detailed – Quarterly (cat. no. 6291.0.55.003)


Data from the Labour Force Survey are released in two stages.

The initial release of data occurs with the flagship publication of Labour Force, Australia (cat. no. 6202.0). This product includes key measures such as: the number of employed and unemployed, the unemployment rate, the labour force underutilisation rate, the labour force participation rate, gross flows, and aggregate monthly hours worked at Australia and State/Territory level. This product contains a publication, spreadsheets and datacubes. Note: Prior to February 2009, all spreadsheets relating to Labour Force, Australia (cat. no. 6202.0) were released in Labour Force, Australia, Spreadsheets (cat. no. 6202.0.55.001).


The second release of data occurs one week after the first and contains detailed information from the Labour Force Survey. The second release data is published in three catalogues: Labour Force, Australia, Detailed - Electronic Delivery (cat. no. 6291.0.55.001), Labour Force, Australia, Detailed, Quarterly (cat. no. 6291.0.55.003) and Labour Force, Australia: Labour Force Status and Other Characteristics of Families - Electronic Delivery (cat. no. 6224.0.55.001). The products contain spreadsheets and datacubes.
SPREADSHEETS


Table 04 - Employed persons by Industry - Trend, Seasonally adjusted, Original
Table 05 - Employed persons by State and Industry
Table 06 - Employed persons by Industry Subdivision and Sex
Table 07 - Employed persons by Occupation and Sex
Table 11 - Employed persons by Actual hours worked, Industry and Sex
Table 12 - Employed persons by Actual hours worked, Occupation and Sex
Table 13 - Employed persons by Actual hours worked, Status in employment and Sex



DATACUBES


Datacube E01_may01 - Persons employed part time by Sex, Whether preferred to work more hours, State, Age, Hours worked
Datacube E02 - Employed persons by Job Tenure, Sex, State, Hours Worked
Datacube E03_aug94 - Employed persons by Sex, Industry, Capital City-Balance of State, Hours Worked, August 1994 onwards
Datacube E04 - Employed persons by Sex, Status in employment, Actual hours worked
Datacube E05_aug94 - Employed Persons by Sex, Industry, Age, Status in Employment, August 1994 onwards
Datacube E06_aug94 - Employed Persons by Sex, Industry, State, Status in Employment, August 1994 onwards
Datacube E07_aug96 - Employed Persons by Sex, Occupation, Age, Status in Employment, August 1996 onwards
Datacube E08_aug96 - Employed Persons by Sex, Occupation, State, Status in Employment, August 1996 onwards
Datacube E09_aug96 - Employed Persons by Sex, Industry, Occupation, State, August 1996 onwards
Datacube E10 - Employed Persons by Usual Hours Worked, Sex, Industry, Capital City-Balance of State
Datacube E11 - Employed Persons by Hours Worked in Main Job, Sex, Industry, Capital City-Balance of State
Datacube E12_aug94 - Employed persons by Industry, State, Sex, Age
Datacube E13_aug96 - Employed persons by Occupation, State, Sex, Age
Datacube RQ1_nov07 - Employed Persons by Sex, Dissemination Region, Industry, November 2007 onwards
Datacube RQ2_nov07 - Employed Persons by Sex, Dissemination Region, Occupation, November 2007 onwards
Datacube UQ1_may01 - Unemployed Persons by Sex, State, Reason for Unemployment, May 2001 onwards
Datacube UQ2_may01 - Unemployed Persons by Sex, State, Industry, May 2001 onwards
Datacube UQ3_may01 - Unemployed Persons by Sex, State, Occupation, May 2001 onwards




6291.0.55.003 Table 04 Employed persons by Industry - Trend, Seasonally adjusted, Original

Time series type

Trend, Seasonally adjusted and Original

Labour Force quarter month

Every 3 months (November, February, May, August) from November 1984

Industry Classification

ANZSIC divisions (1-digit) (ANZSIC 2006)

Data items

Employed - total





6291.0.55.003 Table 05Employed persons by State and Industry

Time series type

Original

Labour Force quarter month

Every 3 months (November, February, May, August) from November 1984

Industry Classification

ANZSIC Divisions (1-digit) (ANZSIC 2006)

Geographical area

All States and Territories

Data items

Employed - full time;
Employed - part time;
Employed - total.





6291.0.55.003 Table 06Employed persons by Industry Subdivision and Sex

Time series type

Original

Labour Force quarter month

Every 3 months (November, February, May, August) from November 1984

Sex

Males, Females, Persons

Industry Classification

ANZSIC Subdivisions (2-digit) (ANZSIC 2006)

Data items

Employed - full time;
Employed - part time;
Employed - total.





6291.0.55.003 Table 07Employed persons by Occupation and Sex

Time series type

Original

Labour Force quarter month

Every 3 months (November, February, May, August) from August 1996

Sex

Males, Females, Persons

Occupation Classification

ANZSCO Major Groups (1-digit) (ANZSCO 2006)

Data items

Employed - full time;
Employed - part time;
Employed - total.





6291.0.55.003 Table 11Employed persons by Actual hours worked, Industry and Sex

Time series type

Original

Labour Force quarter month

Every 3 months (November, February, May, August) from November 1984

Sex

Males, Females, Persons

Industry Classification

ANZSIC Divisions (1-digit) (ANZSIC 2006)

Actual hours worked (persons)

0 hours, 1-15 hours, 16-29 hours, 30-34 hours, 35-39 hours, 40 hours, 41-44 hours, 45-49 hours, 50-59 hours, 60 hours or more, Worked 1 hour or more, Total (Actual hours worked).

Data items

Employed - full time;
Employed - part time;
Employed - total;
Actual hours worked;
Average weekly actual hours worked.





6291.0.55.003 Table 12Employed persons by Actual hours worked, Occupation and Sex

Time series type

Original

Labour Force quarter month

Every 3 months (November, February, May, August) from August 1996

Sex

Males, Females, Persons

Occupation Classification

ANZSCO Major Groups (1-digit) (ANZSCO 2006)

Actual Hours Worked (persons)

0 hours, Worked 1 hour or more, 1-15 hours, 16-29 hours, 30-34 hours, 35-39 hours, 40 hours, 41-44 hours, 45-49 hours, 50-59 hours, 60 hours or more, Total (Actual hours worked).

Data items

Employed - full time;
Employed - part time;
Employed - total;
Actual hours worked;
Average actual hours worked.





6291.0.55.003 Table 13Employed persons by Actual hours worked, Status in employment and Sex

Time series type

Original

Labour Force quarter month

Every 3 months (November, February, May, August) from November 1984

Sex

Males, Females, Persons

Status in Employment

Employee, Employer, Own account worker, Contributing family worker, Total (Status in Employment).

Actual Hours Worked (quantity of hours)

0 hours, 1-15 hours, 16-29 hours, 30-34 hours, 35-39 hours, 40 hours, 41-44 hours, 45-49 hours, 50-59 hours, 60 or more hours, Worked 1 hour or more, Total (Actual hours worked).

Data items

Employed - full time;
Employed - part time;
Employed - total;
Actual hours worked;
Average weekly actual hours worked.










6291.0.55.003 Datacube E01_may01Persons employed part time by Sex, Whether preferred to work more hours, State, Age, Hours worked

Month

Every three months (Feb, May, Aug, Nov) from May 2001.

Sex

Males, Females

Age

15-19, 20-24, 25-34, 35-44, 45-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65 years and over.

Geographical Area

All States and Territories

Hours Worked Categories

0, 1-15, 16-29, 30-34 hours.

Whether prefer to work more hours

Had actively looked for full time hours and was available to start last week;
Had actively looked for more part time hours only and was available to start last week;
Preferred more hours and either didn’t actively look or was unavailable;
Preferred not to work more hours.

Labour Force Status

Employed - part time (‘000);
Hours worked (employed part time) (000 h).






6291.0.55.003 Datacube E02Employed persons by Job Tenure, Sex, State, Hours Worked

Month

Every three months (Feb, May, Aug, Nov) from May 2001.

Sex

Males, Females

Age

15-19, 20-24, 25-34, 35-44, 45-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65 years and over.

Geographical Area

All States and Territories

Duration of Current Job Categories

Less than 3 months, 3 months and under 6 months, 6 months and under 12 months, 12 months and over.

Labour Force Status

Employed - full time (‘000);
Employed - part time (‘000);
Hours worked (employed full time) (000 h);
Hours worked (employed part time) (000 h).





6291.0.55.003 Datacube E03_aug94Employed persons by Sex, Industry, Capital City-Balance of State, Hours Worked, August 1994 onwards

Month

Every three months (Feb, May, Aug, Nov) from August 1994.

Sex

Males, Females

Geographical Area

Capital City/ Balance of State

Hours Worked Categories

0, 1-15, 16-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40, 41-44, 45-49, 50-59, 60 hours or more.

Industry Division

1-digit (ANZSIC06)

Labour Force Status

Employed - full time (‘000);
Employed - part time (‘000);
Hours worked (employed full time) (000 h);
Hours worked (employed part time) (000 h).






6291.0.55.003 Datacube E04Employed persons by Sex, Status in employment, Actual hours worked

Month

Every three months (Feb, May, Aug, Nov) from November 1984.

Sex

Males, Females

Geographical Area

All States and Territories

Hours Worked Categories

0, 1-15, 16-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40, 41-44, 45-49, 50-59, 60 hours or more.

Status in Employment

Employee, Employer, Own Account Worker, Contributing Family Worker.

Labour Force Status

Employed - full time (‘000);
Employed - part time (‘000);
Hours worked (employed full time) (000 h);
Hours worked (employed part time) (000 h).






6291.0.55.003 Datacube E05_aug94Employed Persons by Sex, Industry, Age, Status in Employment, August 1994 onwards

Month

Every three months (Feb, May, Aug, Nov) from August 1994 onwards.

Sex

Males, Females.

Age

15-19, 20-24, 25-34, 35-44, 45-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65 years and over.

Status in Employment

Employee, Employer, Own Account Worker, Contributing Family Worker, Unpaid Voluntary Worker.

Industry Subdivision

2-digit (ANZSIC06)

Labour Force Status

Employed - full time (‘000);
Employed - part time (‘000);
Hours worked (employed full time) (000 h);
Hours worked (employed part time) (000 h).






6291.0.55.003 Datacube E06_aug94Employed Persons by Sex, Industry, State, Status in Employment, August 1994 onwards

Month

Every three months (Feb, May, Aug, Nov) from August 1994 onwards.

Sex

Males, Females

Geographical Area

All States and Territories

Industry Group

3-digit (ANZSIC06)

Status in Employment

Employee, Employer, Own Account Worker, Contributing Family Worker, Unpaid Voluntary Worker.

Labour Force Status

Employed - full time (‘000);
Employed - part time (‘000);
Hours worked (employed full time) (000 h);
Hours worked (employed part time) (000 h).






6291.0.55.003 Datacube E07_aug96Employed Persons by Sex, Occupation, Age, Status in Employment, August 1996 onwards

Month

Every three months (Feb, May, Aug, Nov) from August 1996 onwards.

Sex

Males, Females

Age

15-19, 20-24, 25-34, 35-44, 45-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65 years and over.

Status in Employment

Employee, Employer, Own Account Worker, Contributing Family Worker, Unpaid Voluntary Worker.

Occupation Minor Group

2-digit (ANZSCO06)

Labour Force Status

Employed - full time (‘000);
Employed - part time (‘000);
Hours worked (employed full time) (000 h);
Hours worked (employed part time) (000 h).






6291.0.55.003 Datacube E08_aug96Employed Persons by Sex, Occupation, State, Status in Employment, August 1996 onwards

Month

Every three months (Feb, May, Aug, Nov) from August 1996 onwards.

Sex

Males, Females

Geographical Area

All States and Territories

Occupation Unit Group

4-digit (ANZSCO06)

Status in Employment

Employee, Employer, Own Account Worker, Contributing Family Worker, Unpaid Voluntary Worker.

Labour Force Status

Employed - full time (‘000);
Employed - part time (‘000);
Hours worked (employed full time) (000 h);
Hours worked (employed part time) (000 h).






6291.0.55.003 Datacube E09_aug96Employed Persons by Sex, Industry, Occupation, State, August 1996 onwards

Month

Every three months (Feb, May, Aug, Nov) from August 1996 onwards.

Sex

Males, Females

Geographical Area

All States and Territories

Industry Division

1-digit (ANZSIC06)

Occupation Major Group

1-digit (ANZSCO06)

Labour Force Status

Employed - full time (‘000);
Employed - part time (‘000);
Hours worked (employed full time) (000 h);
Hours worked (employed part time) (000 h).






6291.0.55.003 Datacube E10Employed Persons by Usual Hours Worked, Sex, Industry, Capital City-Balance of State

Month

Every three months (Feb, May, Aug, Nov) from May 2001.

Sex

Males, Females

Geographical Area

Capital City/Balance of State

Industry Division

1-digit (ANZSIC06)

Usual hours worked categories

0, 1-15, 16-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40, 41-44, 45-49, 50-59, 60 hours or more.

Labour Force Status

Employed - full time (‘000);
Employed - part time (‘000);
Hours worked (employed full time) (000 h);
Hours worked (employed part time) (000 h).






6291.0.55.003 Datacube E11Employed Persons by Hours Worked in Main Job, Sex, Industry, Capital City-Balance of State

Month

Every three months (Feb, May, Aug, Nov) from May 2001.

Sex

Males, Females

Geographical Area

Capital City/ Balance of State

Industry Division

1-digit (ANZSIC06)

Hours worked in main job categories

0, 1-15, 16-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40, 41-44, 45-49, 50-59, 60 hours or more.

Labour Force Status

Employed - full time (‘000);
Employed - part time (‘000);
Hours worked in main job (employed full time) (000 h);
Hours worked in main job (employed part time) (000 h).






6291.0.55.003 Datacube E12_aug94Employed persons by Industry, State, Sex, Age

Month

Every three months (Feb, May, Aug, Nov) from August 1994 onwards.

Sex

Males, Females

Age

15-19, 20-24, 25-34, 35-44, 45-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65 years and over.

Geographical Area

All States and Territories

Industry Division

1-digit (ANZSIC06)

Labour Force Status

Employed - full time (‘000);
Employed - part time (‘000);
Hours worked (employed full time) (000 h);
Hours worked (employed part time) (000 h).






6291.0.55.003 Datacube E13_aug96Employed persons by Occupation, State, Sex, Age

Month

Every three months (Feb, May, Aug, Nov) from August 1996 onwards.

Sex

Males, Females

Age

15-19, 20-24, 25-34, 35-44, 45-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65 years and over.

Geographical Area

All States and Territories

Occupation Major Group

1-digit (ANZSCO06)

Labour Force Status

Employed - full time (‘000);
Employed - part time (‘000);
Hours worked (employed full time) (000 h);
Hours worked (employed part time) (000 h).






6291.0.55.003 Datacube RQ1_nov07Employed Persons by Sex, Dissemination Region, Industry, November 2007 onwards

Month

Every three months (Feb, May, Aug, Nov) from November 2007.

Sex

Males, Females

Geographical Area

Dissemination Region

Industry Division

1-digit (ANZSIC06)

Labour Force Status

Employed - full time (‘000);
Employed - part time (‘000).






6291.0.55.003 Datacube RQ2_nov07Employed Persons by Sex, Dissemination Region, Occupation, November 2007 onwards

Month

Every three months (Feb, May, Aug, Nov) from November 2007.

Sex

Males, Females

Geographical Area

Dissemination Region, Capital City/ Balance of State

Occupation Major Group

1-digit (ANZSCO06)

Labour Force Status

Employed - full time (‘000);
Employed - part time (‘000).






6291.0.55.003 Datacube UQ1_may01Unemployed Persons by Sex, State, Reason for Unemployment, May 2001 onwards

Month

Every three months (Feb, May, Aug, Nov) from May 2001 onwards.

Sex

Males, Females

Geographical Area

All States and Territories

Reason for unemployment

Job loser, Job leaver, Former worker, Never worked.

Labour Force Status

Unemployed - full time;
Unemployed - part time;
Unemployed - total;
Aggregate weeks unemployed (weeks).






6291.0.55.003 Datacube UQ2_may01Unemployed Persons by Sex, State, Industry, May 2001 onwards

Month

Every three months (Feb, May, Aug, Nov) from May 2001.

Sex

Males, Females

Geographical Area

All States and Territories

Industry of last job

ANZSIC06 Division (1-digit), Worked more than two years ago, Never worked for two weeks or more.

Labour Force Status

Unemployed - full time;
Unemployed - part time;
Unemployed - total;
Aggregate weeks unemployed (weeks).






6291.0.55.003 Datacube UQ3_may01Unemployed Persons by Sex, State, Occupation, May 2001 onwards

Month

Every three months (Feb, May, Aug, Nov) from May 2001.

Sex

Males, Females

Geographical Area

All States and Territories

Occupation of last job

Occupation Major Group (1 digit) (ANZSCO06);
Worked more than two years ago;
Never worked for two weeks or more.

Labour Force Status

Unemployed - looking for full time work;
Unemployed - looking for part time work;
Unemployed - total;
Aggregate weeks unemployed (weeks).



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