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Unemployment

In the 2019 March quarter, the unemployment rate in the Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale was 4.60%.

The unemployment rate is derived from the ABS labour force survey and Centrelink data and compiled by the Department of Employment. It is published quarterly in the Small Area Labour Markets publication, for Local Government Areas. The unemployment rate shown here is the proportion of the resident labour force (those in work or looking for work, and aged over 15) who are looking for work. Unemployment does not include people who don’t have a job but are not seeking a job.

Unemployment is an important indicator of the economic success of an area. A low unemployment rate can indicate an affluent area with a high rate of access to jobs, or a place where those who can’t find jobs leave the area. A high rate can indicate a declining economy with closures of key industries, or a residential area with a significantly disadvantaged population.

Note: Due to a major change in the Labour Force Regions on which unemployment data are collected, Small Area Labour Markets datasets are now only directly comparable back to 2010. For this reason, data prior to 2010 is misleading and has been removed from this site.

Quarterly unemployment rate
Quarterly unemployment rate 2019 - Mar, Australia: 5.10% 2018 - Dec, Australia: 5.00% 2018 - Sept, Australia: 5.20% 2018 - June, Australia: 5.40% 2018 - Mar, Australia: 5.50% 2017 - Dec, Australia: 5.50% 2017 - Sept, Australia: 5.50% 2017 - June, Australia: 5.60% 2017 - Mar, Australia: 5.70% 2016 - Dec, Australia: 5.80% 2016 - Sept, Australia: 5.60% 2016 - June, Australia: 5.60% 2016 - Mar, Australia: 5.70% 2015 - Dec, Australia: 5.80% 2015 - Sept, Australia: 6.00% 2015 - June, Australia: 6.10% 2015 - Mar, Australia: 6.10% 2014 - Dec, Australia: 6.30% 2014 - Sept, Australia: 6.20% 2014 - June, Australia: 6.00% 2014 - Mar, Australia: 5.80% 2013 - Dec, Australia: 5.80% 2013 - Sept, Australia: 5.80% 2013 - June, Australia: 5.70% 2013 - Mar, Australia: 5.50% 2012 - Dec, Australia: 5.40% 2012 - Sept, Australia: 5.30% 2012 - June, Australia: 5.20% 2012 - Mar, Australia: 5.10% 2011 - Dec, Australia: 5.20% 2011 - Sept, Australia: 5.20% 2011 - June, Australia: 5.00% 2011 - Mar, Australia: 5.00% 2019 - Mar, Western Australia: 6.10% 2018 - Dec, Western Australia: 6.30% 2018 - Sept, Western Australia: 6.20% 2018 - June, Western Australia: 6.20% 2018 - Mar, Western Australia: 6.20% 2017 - Dec, Western Australia: 6.00% 2017 - Sept, Western Australia: 5.70% 2017 - June, Western Australia: 5.60% 2017 - Mar, Western Australia: 6.00% 2016 - Dec, Western Australia: 6.40% 2016 - Sept, Western Australia: 6.50% 2016 - June, Western Australia: 6.10% 2016 - Mar, Western Australia: 5.70% 2015 - Dec, Western Australia: 6.00% 2015 - Sept, Western Australia: 6.20% 2015 - June, Western Australia: 6.00% 2015 - Mar, Western Australia: 5.70% 2014 - Dec, Western Australia: 5.40% 2014 - Sept, Western Australia: 5.00% 2014 - June, Western Australia: 5.00% 2014 - Mar, Western Australia: 5.00% 2013 - Dec, Western Australia: 4.60% 2013 - Sept, Western Australia: 4.50% 2013 - June, Western Australia: 4.90% 2013 - Mar, Western Australia: 4.70% 2012 - Dec, Western Australia: 4.30% 2012 - Sept, Western Australia: 4.10% 2012 - June, Western Australia: 3.80% 2012 - Mar, Western Australia: 3.90% 2011 - Dec, Western Australia: 4.10% 2011 - Sept, Western Australia: 4.30% 2011 - June, Western Australia: 4.30% 2011 - Mar, Western Australia: 4.20% 2019 - Mar, Greater Perth : 6.41% 2018 - Dec, Greater Perth : 6.39% 2018 - Sept, Greater Perth : 6.35% 2018 - June, Greater Perth : 6.25% 2018 - Mar, Greater Perth : 6.16% 2017 - Dec, Greater Perth : 6.22% 2017 - Sept, Greater Perth : 6.35% 2017 - June, Greater Perth : 6.51% 2017 - Mar, Greater Perth : 6.46% 2016 - Dec, Greater Perth : 6.24% 2016 - Sept, Greater Perth : 6.10% 2016 - June, Greater Perth : 6.02% 2016 - Mar, Greater Perth : 6.00% 2015 - Dec, Greater Perth : 5.98% 2015 - Sept, Greater Perth : 5.76% 2015 - June, Greater Perth : 5.49% 2015 - Mar, Greater Perth : 5.37% 2014 - Dec, Greater Perth : 5.21% 2014 - Sept, Greater Perth : 4.84% 2014 - June, Greater Perth : 4.63% 2014 - Mar, Greater Perth : 4.56% 2013 - Dec, Greater Perth : 4.34% 2013 - Sept, Greater Perth : 4.42% 2013 - June, Greater Perth : 4.31% 2013 - Mar, Greater Perth : 4.04% 2012 - Dec, Greater Perth : 3.98% 2012 - Sept, Greater Perth : 4.01% 2012 - June, Greater Perth : 4.10% 2012 - Mar, Greater Perth : 4.21% 2011 - Dec, Greater Perth : 4.28% 2011 - Sept, Greater Perth : 4.25% 2011 - June, Greater Perth : 4.34% 2011 - Mar, Greater Perth : 4.37% 2019 - Mar, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 4.60% 2018 - Dec, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 4.50% 2018 - Sept, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 4.35% 2018 - June, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 4.12% 2018 - Mar, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 4.21% 2017 - Dec, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 4.23% 2017 - Sept, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 4.18% 2017 - June, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 4.36% 2017 - Mar, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 4.46% 2016 - Dec, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 4.34% 2016 - Sept, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 4.09% 2016 - June, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 3.75% 2016 - Mar, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 3.57% 2015 - Dec, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 3.69% 2015 - Sept, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 3.80% 2015 - June, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 3.84% 2015 - Mar, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 3.74% 2014 - Dec, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 3.47% 2014 - Sept, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 3.08% 2014 - June, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 2.92% 2014 - Mar, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 2.82% 2013 - Dec, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 2.73% 2013 - Sept, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 2.93% 2013 - June, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 2.74% 2013 - Mar, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 2.46% 2012 - Dec, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 2.32% 2012 - Sept, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 2.35% 2012 - June, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 2.41% 2012 - Mar, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 2.65% 2011 - Dec, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 2.77% 2011 - Sept, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 2.66% 2011 - June, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 2.66% 2011 - Mar, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 2.45%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Labour force survey, catalogue number 6202.0, and Department of Employment, Small Area Labour Markets, December 2018. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts.
Quarterly unemployment
Quarterly unemployment 2019 - Mar, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 747 people 2018 - Dec, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 730 people 2018 - Sept, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 708 people 2018 - June, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 678 people 2018 - Mar, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 700 people 2017 - Dec, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 700 people 2017 - Sept, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 676 people 2017 - June, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 686 people 2017 - Mar, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 684 people 2016 - Dec, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 655 people 2016 - Sept, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 607 people 2016 - June, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 548 people 2016 - Mar, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 513 people 2015 - Dec, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 521 people 2015 - Sept, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 527 people 2015 - June, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 523 people 2015 - Mar, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 502 people 2014 - Dec, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 456 people 2014 - Sept, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 397 people 2014 - June, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 368 people 2014 - Mar, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 346 people 2013 - Dec, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 324 people 2013 - Sept, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 343 people 2013 - June, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 314 people 2013 - Mar, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 278 people 2012 - Dec, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 259 people 2012 - Sept, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 255 people 2012 - June, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 255 people 2012 - Mar, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 273 people 2011 - Dec, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 278 people 2011 - Sept, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 264 people 2011 - June, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 259 people 2011 - Mar, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 234 people
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Labour force survey, catalogue number 6202.0, and Department of Employment, Small Area Labour Markets, December 2018. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts.
Unemployment
Shire of Serpentine JarrahdaleGreater Perth Western AustraliaAustralia
QuarterUnemployed peopleLocal resident workersUnemploym- ent rate %Unemploym- ent rate %Unemploym- ent rate %Unemploym- ent rate %
2019
March74716,247+4.60+6.41+6.10+5.10
2018
December73016,227+4.50+6.39+6.30+5.00
September70816,287+4.35+6.35+6.20+5.20
June67816,470+4.12+6.25+6.20+5.40
March70016,614+4.21+6.16+6.20+5.50
2017
December70016,557+4.23+6.22+6.00+5.50
September67616,154+4.18+6.35+5.70+5.50
June68615,728+4.36+6.51+5.60+5.60
March68415,331+4.46+6.46+6.00+5.70
2016
December65515,090+4.34+6.24+6.40+5.80
September60714,849+4.09+6.10+6.50+5.60
June54814,611+3.75+6.02+6.10+5.60
March51314,366+3.57+6.00+5.70+5.70
2015
December52114,131+3.69+5.98+6.00+5.80
September52713,853+3.80+5.76+6.20+6.00
June52313,622+3.84+5.49+6.00+6.10
March50213,416+3.74+5.37+5.70+6.10
2014
December45613,137+3.47+5.21+5.40+6.30
September39712,902+3.08+4.84+5.00+6.20
June36812,618+2.92+4.63+5.00+6.00
March34612,255+2.82+4.56+5.00+5.80
2013
December32411,885+2.73+4.34+4.60+5.80
September34311,699+2.93+4.42+4.50+5.80
June31411,475+2.74+4.31+4.90+5.70
March27811,296+2.46+4.04+4.70+5.50
2012
December25911,151+2.32+3.98+4.30+5.40
September25510,842+2.35+4.01+4.10+5.30
June25510,601+2.41+4.10+3.80+5.20
March27310,311+2.65+4.21+3.90+5.10
2011
December27810,032+2.77+4.28+4.10+5.20
September2649,931+2.66+4.25+4.30+5.20
June2599,733+2.66+4.34+4.30+5.00
March2349,545+2.45+4.37+4.20+5.00
2010
December2349,381+2.49+4.56+4.40+5.00

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Labour force survey catalogue number 6202.0, and Department of Employment, Small Area Labour Markets, December 2018. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts.

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