Key IndicatorsPopulation clock 24,295,461 1 new person every 1 minute and 29 seconds Consumer price index 1.3% September quarter 2016 All groups, original Gross domestic product -0.5% Quarterly change Sep 2016 Chain volume measure, seasonally adjusted Average weekly earnings $1,516.00 May 2016 Full time adults ordinary time, trend estimate Unemployment rate 5.6% Oct 2016 Monthly, trend estimate
- Thursday 8 December 2016Number of prisoners risePrisoners in Australia
- Thursday 8 December 2016Trade deficit rose $269m (21%) to $1,541mInternational Trade in Goods and Services, Australia
- Thursday 8 December 2016Rebenchmarked Labour Force data now available.Labour Force, Australia - Rebenchmarked Estimates
- Wednesday 7 December 2016Economy declines 0.5 per cent in September quarterAustralian National Accounts: National Income, Expenditure and Product
- Wednesday 7 December 2016Re-release Table 23 with updated National Accounts dataBalance of Payments and International Investment Position, Australia (Additional Information)
6227.0 - Education and Work, Australia, May 2016 Australians studying more More people are studying than ever before, with one in five Australians aged 15 to 64 undertaking some form of study in 2016, from school education through to university degrees. Men were more than 12 times as likely as women to study engineering, while women were more likely to study health or society and culture.
Disability, Ageing and Carers, Australia: Summary of Findings More people with disability completing year 12 Some 41 per cent of Australians in 2015 with disability, aged 15-64, had completed Year 12.This was up from 33.3 per cent in 2009 - an overall increase of 23 per cent, which is greater than the increase for those with no reported disability (14 per cent).
There are 2.1 million actively trading businesses in Australia