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Detailed information on products: Labour Force, Australia (cat. no. 6202.0)

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

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)

Table 01 - Labour force status by Sex - Trend
Table 02 - Labour force status by Sex - Seasonally adjusted
Table 03 - Labour force status by Sex
Table 04 - Labour force status by Sex - New South Wales - Trend, Seasonally adjusted and Original
Table 05 - Labour force status by Sex - Victoria - Trend, Seasonally adjusted and Original
Table 06 - Labour force status by Sex - Queensland - Trend, Seasonally adjusted and Original
Table 07 - Labour force status by Sex - South Australia - Trend, Seasonally adjusted and Original
Table 08 - Labour force status by Sex - Western Australia - Trend, Seasonally adjusted and Original
Table 09 - Labour force status by Sex - Tasmania - Trend, Seasonally adjusted and Original
Table 10 - Labour force status by Sex - Northern Territory - Trend and Original
Table 11 - Labour force status by Sex - Australian Capital Territory - Trend and Original
Table 12 - Labour force status by Sex - States and Territories
Table 13 - Labour force status by Sex - Persons aged 15 to 19 years - Trend
Table 14 - Labour force status by Sex - Persons aged 15 to 19 years - Seasonally Adjusted
Table 15 - Labour force status by Sex and Educational attendance - Persons aged 15 to 19 years
Table 16 - Labour force status by Educational attendance, States and Territories - Persons aged 15 to 19 years
Table 17 - Labour force status by Sex - Persons aged 15 to 24 years - Trend, Seasonally Adjusted and Original
Table 18 - Labour force status by Sex - Persons aged 15 to 64 years - Trend, Seasonally Adjusted and Original
Table 19 - Aggregate monthly hours worked by Sex - Trend, Seasonally Adjusted and Original
Table 20 - Labour underutilisation by Age and Sex - Trend, Seasonally Adjusted and Original
Table 21 - Labour underutilisation by State and Sex - Trend, Seasonally Adjusted and Original


DATACUBES

Datacube GM1 - Labour force status and gross changes (flows) by Sex, State, Age









6202.0 Table 01Labour force status by Sex - Trend

Time series type

Trend

Month

Every month from February 1978

Sex

Males, Females, Persons

Data items

Employed - full time;
Employed - part time;
Employed - total;
Unemployed - looking for full time work;
Unemployed - looking for part time work;
Unemployed - total;
Labour force;
Unemployment rate - looking for full time work;
Unemployment rate - total;
Participation rate;
Employment to population ratio;
Unemployment to population ratio - looking for full time work.





6202.0 Table 02Labour force status by Sex - Seasonally adjusted

Time series type

Seasonally adjusted

Month

Every month from February 1978

Sex

Males, Females, Persons

Data items

Employed - full time;
Employed - part time;
Employed - total;
Unemployed - looking for full time work;
Unemployed - looking for part time work;
Unemployed - total;
Labour force;
Unemployment rate - looking for full time work;
Unemployment rate - total;
Participation rate;
Employment to population ratio;
Unemployment to population ratio - looking for full time work.







6202.0 Table 03Labour force status by Sex

Time series type

Original

Month

Every month from February 1978

Sex

Males, Females, Persons

Data items

Employed - full time;
Employed - part time;
Employed - total;
Unemployed - looking for full time work;
Unemployed - looking for part time work;
Unemployed - total;
Labour force;
Not in the labour force;
Civilian population;
Unemployment rate - looking for full time work;
Unemployment rate - total;
Participation rate;
Employment to population ratio;
Unemployment to population ratio - looking for full time work.







6202.0 Table 04Labour force status by Sex - New South Wales - Trend, Seasonally adjusted and Original

Time series type

Trend, Seasonally adjusted and Original

Month

Every month from February 1978

Sex

Males, Females, Persons

Geographical area

New South Wales

Data items

Employed – full time (trend and seasonally adjusted only);
Employed – total (trend and seasonally adjusted only);
Unemployed – total (trend and seasonally adjusted only);
Unemployment rate (trend and seasonally adjusted only);
Participation rate (trend and seasonally adjusted only);
Civilian population (original only).







6202.0 Table 05Labour force status by Sex - Victoria - Trend, Seasonally adjusted and Original

Time series type

Trend, Seasonally adjusted and Original

Month

Every month from February 1978

Sex

Males, Females, Persons

Geographical area

Victoria

Data items

Employed – full time (trend and seasonally adjusted only);
Employed – total (trend and seasonally adjusted only);
Unemployed – total (trend and seasonally adjusted only);
Unemployment rate (trend and seasonally adjusted only);
Participation rate (trend and seasonally adjusted only);
Civilian population (original only).







6202.0 Table 06Labour force status by Sex - Queensland - Trend, Seasonally adjusted and Original

Time series type

Trend, Seasonally adjusted and Original

Month

Every month from February 1978

Sex

Males, Females, Persons

Geographical area

Queensland

Data items

Employed – full time (trend and seasonally adjusted only);
Employed – total (trend and seasonally adjusted only);
Unemployed – total (trend and seasonally adjusted only);
Unemployment rate (trend and seasonally adjusted only);
Participation rate (trend and seasonally adjusted only);
Civilian population (original only).







6202.0 Table 07Labour force status by Sex - South Australia - Trend, Seasonally adjusted and Original

Time series type

Trend, Seasonally adjusted and Original

Month

Every month from February 1978

Sex

Males, Females, Persons

Geographical area

South Australia

Data items

Employed – full time (trend and seasonally adjusted only);
Employed – total (trend and seasonally adjusted only);
Unemployed – total (trend and seasonally adjusted only);
Unemployment rate (trend and seasonally adjusted only);
Participation rate (trend and seasonally adjusted only);
Civilian population (original only).







6202.0 Table 08Labour force status by Sex - Western Australia - Trend, Seasonally adjusted and Original

Time series type

Trend, Seasonally adjusted and Original

Month

Every month from February 1978

Sex

Males, Females, Persons

Geographical area

Western Australia

Data items

Employed – full time (trend and seasonally adjusted only);
Employed – total (trend and seasonally adjusted only);
Unemployed – total (trend and seasonally adjusted only);
Unemployment rate (trend and seasonally adjusted only);
Participation rate (trend and seasonally adjusted only);
Civilian population (original only).







6202.0 Table 09Labour force status by Sex - Tasmania - Trend, Seasonally adjusted and Original

Time series type

Trend, Seasonally adjusted and Original

Month

Every month from February 1978

Sex

Males, Females, Persons.

Geographical area

Tasmania

Data items

Employed – full time (trend and seasonally adjusted only);
Employed – total (trend and seasonally adjusted only);
Unemployed – total (trend and seasonally adjusted only);
Unemployment rate (trend and seasonally adjusted only);
Participation rate (trend and seasonally adjusted only);
Civilian population (original only).







6202.0 Table 10Labour force status by Sex - Northern Territory - Trend and Original

Time series type

Trend and Original

Month

Every month from February 1978

Sex

Males, Females, Persons

Geographical area

Northern Territory

Data items

Employed – full time (trend only);
Employed – total (trend only);
Unemployed – total (trend only);
Unemployment rate (trend only);
Participation rate (trend only);
Civilian population (original only).







6202.0 Table 11Labour force status by Sex - Australian Capital Territory - Trend and Original

Time series type

Trend and Original

Month

Every month from February 1978

Sex

Males, Females, Persons

Geographical area

Australian Capital Territory

Data items

Employed – full time (trend only);
Employed – total (trend only);
Unemployed – total (trend only);
Unemployment rate (trend only);
Participation rate (trend only);
Civilian population (original only).







6202.0 Table 12Labour force status by Sex - States and Territories

Time series type

Original

Month

Every month from February 1978

Sex

Males, Females, Persons

Geographical area

All States and Territories

Data items

Employed - full time;
Employed - part time;
Employed - total;
Unemployed - looking for full time work;
Unemployed - looking for part time work;
Unemployed - total;
Labour Force;
Not in the Labour Force;
Civilian population;
Unemployment rate - looking for full time work;
Unemployment rate - total;
Participation rate;
Employment to population ratio;
Unemployment to population ratio - looking for full time work.







6202.0 Table 13Labour force status by Sex - Persons aged 15 to 19 years - Trend

Time series type

Trend

Month

Every month from February 1978

Sex

Males, Females, Persons

Age

15-19 years

Data items

Employed - full time;
Employed - total;
Unemployed - looking for full time work;
Unemployed - total;
Unemployment rate - looking for full time work;
Unemployment rate - total;
Participation rate;
Employment to population ratio;
Unemployment to population ratio - looking for full time work.







6202.0 Table 14Labour force status by Sex - Persons aged 15 to 19 years - Seasonally Adjusted

Time series type

Seasonally adjusted

Month

Every month from February 1978

Sex

Males, Females, Persons

Age

15-19 years

Data items

Employed - full time;
Employed - total;
Unemployed - looking for full time work;
Unemployed - total;
Unemployment rate - looking for full time work;
Unemployment rate - total;
Participation rate;
Employment to population ratio;
Unemployment to population ratio - looking for full time work.







6202.0 Table 15Labour force status by Sex and Educational attendance - Persons aged 15 to 19 years

Time series type

Original

Month

Every month from April 1986

Sex

Males, Females, Persons

Age

15-19 years

Educational attendance

Not attending full time education;
Attending school;
Attending tertiary educational institution full time;
Attending full time education;
Total (Education Attendance).

Data items

Employed - full time;
Employed - part time;
Employed - total;
Unemployed - looking for full time work;
Unemployed - looking for part time work;
Unemployed - total;
Labour Force;
Not in the Labour Force;
Civilian population;
Unemployment rate - looking for full time work;
Unemployment rate - total;
Participation rate;
Employment to population ratio;
Unemployment to population ratio - looking for full time work.







6202.0 Table 16Labour force status by Educational attendance, States and Territories - Persons aged 15 to 19 years

Time series type

Original

Month

Every month from April 1986

Age

15-19 years

Geographical area

All States and Territories

Educational attendance

Not attending full time education;
Attending school;
Attending tertiary educational institution full time;
Attending full time education;
Total (Education Attendance).

Data items

Employed - full time;
Employed - part time;
Employed - total;
Unemployed - looking for full time work;
Unemployed - looking for part time work;
Unemployed - total;
Labour Force;
Not in the Labour Force;
Civilian population;
Unemployment rate - looking for full time work;
Unemployment rate - total;
Participation rate;
Employment to population ratio;
Unemployment to population ratio - looking for full time work.







6202.0 Table 17Labour force status by Sex - Persons aged 15 to 24 years - Trend, Seasonally Adjusted and Original

Time series type

Trend, Seasonally adjusted and Original

Month

Every month from February 1978

Sex

Males, Females, Persons

Age

15-24 years

Data items

Employed - full time;
Employed - part time;
Employed - total;
Unemployed - looking for full time work;
Unemployed - looking for part time work;
Unemployed - total;
Labour Force;
Unemployment rate - looking for full time work;
Unemployment rate - total;
Participation rate;
Employment to population ratio;
Unemployment to population ratio - looking for full time work;
Not in the labour force (original only);
Civilian population (original only).







6202.0 Table 18Labour force status by Sex - Persons aged 15 to 64 years - Trend, Seasonally Adjusted and Original

Time series type

Trend, Seasonally adjusted and Original

Month

Every month from February 1978

Sex

Males, Females, Persons

Age

15-64 years

Data items

Employed - full time;
Employed - part time;
Employed - total;
Unemployed - looking for full time work;
Unemployed - looking for part time work;
Unemployed - total;
Labour Force;
Unemployment rate - looking for full time work;
Unemployment rate - total;
Participation rate;
Employment to population ratio;
Unemployment to population ratio - looking for full time work;
Not in the labour force (original only);
Civilian population (original only).





6202.0 Table 19Aggregate monthly hours worked by Sex - Trend, Seasonally Adjusted and Original

Time series type

Trend, Seasonally adjusted and Original

Month

Every month from July 1985

Sex

Males, Females, Persons

Data items

Aggregate monthly hours worked





6202.0 Table 20Labour underutilisation by Age and Sex - Trend, Seasonally Adjusted and Original

Time series type

Trend, Seasonally adjusted and Original

Month

Every month from February 1978

Sex

Males, Females, Persons

Age

15-24, 25-34, 35-44, 45-54, 55 years and over, Total (Age)

Data items

Underemployed workers;
Underemployment rate;
Labour force underutilisation rate.





6202.0 Table 21Labour underutilisation by State and Sex - Trend, Seasonally Adjusted and Original

Time series type

Trend, Seasonally adjusted, Original

Month

Every month from February 1978

Sex

Males, Females, Persons

Data items

Underemployed workers;
Underemployment rate;
Labour force underutilisation rate.







6202.0 Datacube GM1Labour Force Status and Gross Changes (flows) by Sex, State, Age

Month

Every month from October 1997

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

Labour force status - previous month

Employed - full time;
Employed - part time;
Unemployed;
Not in the labour force.

Labour force status - current month

Employed - full time;
Employed - part time;
Unemployed;
Not in the labour force.


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