6150.0.55.003 - Labour Account Australia, Quarterly Experimental Estimates, September 2019 Quality Declaration 
Previous ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 10/12/2019   
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Key findings

The number of filled jobs in Australia increased by 86,200 to 14.4 million in seasonally adjusted terms in the September quarter 2019.

Main jobs increased by 62,300 and secondary jobs increased by 23,900.

Hours actually worked increased by 61.8 million hours to 5.4 billion hours.

Total labour income increased by $2,809 million, resulting in the average labour income per employed person being $19,060.

Trend
Seasonally Adjusted
Data Item Description
Jun qtr 2019 to
Sep qtr 2019
% change

Sep qtr 2018 to
Sep qtr 2019
% change

Jun qtr 2019 to
Sep qtr 2019
% change

Sep qtr 2018 to
Sep qtr 2019
% change

Filled Jobs
0.4
2.1
0.6
2.4
Main Job
0.5
2.5
0.5
2.7
Secondary Job
-0.7
-2.9
2.6
-1.4
Job Vacancies
-0.7
-1.1
-2.4
-2.0
Hours Actually Worked
0.5
2.4
1.2
2.5
Average Hours Actually Worked Per Job
0.1
0.3
0.5
0.0
Average Income Per Employed Person
0.7
1.7
0.5
1.6


Graph: Filled jobs growth, September 2014 to September 2019

Graph: Aggregate hours worked growth, September 2014 to September 2019

Graph: Average quarterly hours worked per job, September 2014 to September 2019