Australia Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) Statistics

15, Dec 2019, EST.

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Country or Region: Australia › Change country
Economic Indicator: Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) › See all Australia indicators, › See Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) data for all countries
Detailed Analysis for Year: 2015 › Change year
Full Dataset: from 1980 to 2019
Dataset updated: 17th March 2015
Data Source: International Monetary Fund (IMF)
National or Regional Currency: Australian Dollar
Currency Symbol: AUD

Source: National Statistics Office. Australian Bureau of Statistics (via Haver Analytics) Latest actual data: 2015 Employment type: National definition. Data refer to calendar years Primary domestic currency: Australian dollar Data last updated: 03/2016

Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) Statistics for Australia , Year 2015 - In Detail

Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Australia in year 2015 is 6.075 %.

This makes Australia No. 64 in world rankings according to Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) in year 2015. The world's average Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) value is 4.44 %; Australia is 1.64 more than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Australia was 6.06 % Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Australia in 2015 was or will be 0.28% more than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Australia was or will be 5.88 %, which is 3.23% less than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Australia, in other Years
Year %
  2021 5.5
  2020 5.57
  2019 5.656
  2018 5.717
  2017 5.791
  2016 5.879
2015 6.075
  2014 6.058
  2013 5.642
  2012 5.225
  2011 5.058
  2010 5.208
  2009 5.567
  2008 4.242
  2007 4.35
  2006 4.775
  2005 5.033
  2004 5.392
  2003 5.917
  2002 6.367
  2001 6.767
  2000 6.275
  1999 6.858
  1998 7.683
  1997 8.358
  1996 8.5
  1995 8.467
  1994 9.717
  1993 10.875
  1992 10.75
  1991 9.608
  1990 6.95
  1989 6.175
  1988 7.208
  1987 8.108
  1986 8.117
  1985 8.258
  1984 8.967
  1983 9.967
  1982 7.183
  1981 5.783
  1980 6.133