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Australia Unemployment Rate

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Latest Release
Aug 17, 2017
Actual
5.6%
Forecast
5.6%
Previous
5.7%
The Unemployment Rate measures the percentage of the total work force that is not working, yet actively seeking employment.

A reading that is higher than forecast is generally negative (bearish) for the AUD, while a lower than forecast reading is generally supportive (bullish) for the AUD.
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Source: Australian Bureau of Statistic...
Australia Unemployment Rate
 
Release Date Time Actual Forecast Previous
Aug 17, 2017 (Jul) 02:30 5.6% 5.6% 5.7%
Jul 20, 2017 (Jun) 02:30 5.6% 5.6% 5.6%
Jun 15, 2017 (May) 02:30 5.5% 5.7% 5.7%
May 18, 2017 (Apr) 02:30 5.7% 5.9% 5.9%
Apr 13, 2017 (Mar) 02:30 5.9% 5.9% 5.9%
Mar 16, 2017 (Feb) 01:30 5.9% 5.7% 5.7%

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Unemployment Rate Discussion

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