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Employment indicators: Weekly as at 30 August 2021


Key facts
The 6-day series includes jobs with a pay period equal to or less than 7 days, while the 20-day series covers jobs with pay periods of 14 days or fewer. The 34-day series includes all jobs regardless of their pay period.

The 34-day series indicated that for the latest week, the week ended 25 July 2021:
 

  • the number of paid jobs (compared with the previous week) were:
    • 2,275,400 total paid jobs (down 1,140 or 0.05 percent)
    • 99,470 paid jobs in primary industries (up 970 or 0.98 percent)
    • 430,790 paid jobs in goods-producing industries (up 2,550 or 0.60 percent)
    • 1,684,720 paid jobs in services industries (down 4,910 or 0.29 percent)
    • 60,410 paid jobs in unclassified industries (up 240 or 0.40 percent)
  • the median income (compared with the previous week) was:
    • $1,105.77 (up $9.62 or 0.88 percent).

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