Update to imputation retention
The imputation retention threshold has been updated in this release from 8 pay periods to 16 weeks and applied across all historical data. The ABS recommends that analyses of previously published estimates be refreshed with the data from this release. For more information, see Update to imputation retention in Methods review.
New data download
From this release payroll jobs indexes by selected private sector industry presented are available in Table 9 of the Data downloads.
Interim updates between monthly releases
The next release of 'Weekly Payroll Jobs and Wages in Australia, Interim' will be released on Thursday 21 October 2021. It will include updated national and state and territory payroll job estimates up to the week ending 25 September 2021.