Australian Bureau of Statistics

Rate the ABS website
ABS Home > Statistics > By Release Date
6354.0 - Job Vacancies, Australia, Aug 2004  
Previous ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 30/09/2004   
   Page tools: Print Print Page Print all pages in this productPrint All RSS Feed RSS Bookmark and Share Search this Product

KEY FIGURES



Aug
May 2004
Aug 2003
2004
to Aug 2004
to Aug 2004
'000
% change
% change

Trend estimates
Private sector
110.6
3.5
23.0
Public sector
13.7
3.8
-1.2
Private and public sectors
124.3
3.6
19.9


Graph: Job Vacancies, Trend



KEY POINTS

TREND ESTIMATES

  • Total job vacancies in August 2004 were 124,300, an increase of 3.6% from May 2004.
  • The number of job vacancies in the private sector was 110,600 in August 2004, an increase of 3.5% from May 2004.
  • The number of job vacancies in the public sector was 13,700 in August 2004, an increase of 3.8% from May 2004.

NOTES

SAMPLING ERROR

For information on sampling error see the Technical Note. Standard errors for original estimates contained in this publication are in tables 5 and 6.

ABBREVIATIONS

ABN
Australian Business Number

ABS

Australian Bureau of Statistics

ANZSIC

Australian and New Zealand Standard Industrial Classification

ATO

Australian Taxation Office

GE

group employer

JVS

Job Vacancies Survey

PAYGW

pay-as-you-go withholding

TAU

type of activity unit

FURTHER INFORMATION

For further information about these and related statistics, contact the National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070 or Kerry Foley on Perth (08) 9360 5373.


Bookmark and Share. Opens in a new window

Commonwealth of Australia 2014

Unless otherwise noted, content on this website is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 2.5 Australia Licence together with any terms, conditions and exclusions as set out in the website Copyright notice. For permission to do anything beyond the scope of this licence and copyright terms contact us.