6354.0 - Job Vacancies, Australia, Aug 2017 Quality Declaration 
Latest ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 28/09/2017   
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AUGUST KEY FIGURES

Aug 2017
May 2017 to Aug 2017
Aug 2016 to Aug 2017
'000
% change
% change

Trend Estimates
Private sector
181.4
3.8
13.7
Public sector
19.9
4.5
16.8
Private and public sectors
201.3
3.9
14.0


Graph Image for Job Vacancies Total and Private sector -Trend


AUGUST KEY POINTS


TREND ESTIMATES
  • Total job vacancies in August 2017 were 201,300, an increase of 3.9% from May 2017.
  • The number of job vacancies in the private sector was 181,400 in August 2017, an increase of 3.8% from May 2017.
  • The number of job vacancies in the public sector was 19,900 in August 2017, an increase of 4.5% from May 2017.


NOTES

FORTHCOMING ISSUES

ISSUE (QUARTER) Release Date
November 2017
February 2018
10 January 2018
29 March 2018


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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