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Unemployment

In the 2018 June quarter, the unemployment rate in the City of Wodonga was 4.13%.

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 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: 5.80% 2016 - Dec, Australia: 5.80% 2016 - Sept, Australia: 5.70% 2016 - June, Australia: 5.70% 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: 5.90% 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% 2018 - June, Victoria: 5.00% 2018 - Mar, Victoria: 5.40% 2017 - Dec, Victoria: 5.70% 2017 - Sept, Victoria: 5.90% 2017 - June, Victoria: 6.10% 2017 - Mar, Victoria: 6.10% 2016 - Dec, Victoria: 5.90% 2016 - Sept, Victoria: 5.80% 2016 - June, Victoria: 5.70% 2016 - Mar, Victoria: 5.80% 2015 - Dec, Victoria: 6.00% 2015 - Sept, Victoria: 6.00% 2015 - June, Victoria: 6.00% 2015 - Mar, Victoria: 6.20% 2014 - Dec, Victoria: 6.50% 2014 - Sept, Victoria: 6.80% 2014 - June, Victoria: 6.70% 2014 - Mar, Victoria: 6.50% 2013 - Dec, Victoria: 6.30% 2013 - Sept, Victoria: 5.90% 2013 - June, Victoria: 5.80% 2013 - Mar, Victoria: 5.80% 2012 - Dec, Victoria: 5.60% 2012 - Sept, Victoria: 5.50% 2012 - June, Victoria: 5.50% 2012 - Mar, Victoria: 5.40% 2011 - Dec, Victoria: 5.30% 2011 - Sept, Victoria: 5.20% 2011 - June, Victoria: 4.90% 2011 - Mar, Victoria: 4.80% 2018 - June, Regional VIC : 5.30% 2018 - Mar, Regional VIC : 5.34% 2017 - Dec, Regional VIC : 5.36% 2017 - Sept, Regional VIC : 5.21% 2017 - June, Regional VIC : 5.38% 2017 - Mar, Regional VIC : 5.49% 2016 - Dec, Regional VIC : 5.69% 2016 - Sept, Regional VIC : 5.82% 2016 - June, Regional VIC : 5.88% 2016 - Mar, Regional VIC : 5.90% 2015 - Dec, Regional VIC : 5.77% 2015 - Sept, Regional VIC : 5.98% 2015 - June, Regional VIC : 6.14% 2015 - Mar, Regional VIC : 6.33% 2014 - Dec, Regional VIC : 6.29% 2014 - Sept, Regional VIC : 6.07% 2014 - June, Regional VIC : 5.63% 2014 - Mar, Regional VIC : 5.39% 2013 - Dec, Regional VIC : 5.45% 2013 - Sept, Regional VIC : 5.57% 2013 - June, Regional VIC : 5.81% 2013 - Mar, Regional VIC : 5.72% 2012 - Dec, Regional VIC : 5.64% 2012 - Sept, Regional VIC : 5.34% 2012 - June, Regional VIC : 5.13% 2012 - Mar, Regional VIC : 5.13% 2011 - Dec, Regional VIC : 5.08% 2011 - Sept, Regional VIC : 5.38% 2011 - June, Regional VIC : 5.77% 2011 - Mar, Regional VIC : 6.04% 2018 - June, City of Wodonga: 4.13% 2018 - Mar, City of Wodonga: 4.02% 2017 - Dec, City of Wodonga: 3.97% 2017 - Sept, City of Wodonga: 4.23% 2017 - June, City of Wodonga: 5.30% 2017 - Mar, City of Wodonga: 5.69% 2016 - Dec, City of Wodonga: 6.09% 2016 - Sept, City of Wodonga: 6.02% 2016 - June, City of Wodonga: 5.92% 2016 - Mar, City of Wodonga: 6.77% 2015 - Dec, City of Wodonga: 7.22% 2015 - Sept, City of Wodonga: 7.62% 2015 - June, City of Wodonga: 7.56% 2015 - Mar, City of Wodonga: 6.96% 2014 - Dec, City of Wodonga: 6.09% 2014 - Sept, City of Wodonga: 5.95% 2014 - June, City of Wodonga: 5.82% 2014 - Mar, City of Wodonga: 5.67% 2013 - Dec, City of Wodonga: 6.52% 2013 - Sept, City of Wodonga: 7.19% 2013 - June, City of Wodonga: 7.35% 2013 - Mar, City of Wodonga: 7.03% 2012 - Dec, City of Wodonga: 6.28% 2012 - Sept, City of Wodonga: 5.74% 2012 - June, City of Wodonga: 5.45% 2012 - Mar, City of Wodonga: 5.78% 2011 - Dec, City of Wodonga: 5.93% 2011 - Sept, City of Wodonga: 5.99% 2011 - June, City of Wodonga: 6.07% 2011 - Mar, City of Wodonga: 5.52%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Labour force survey, catalogue number 6202.0, and Department of Employment, Small Area Labour Markets, June 2017. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts.
Quarterly unemployment
Quarterly unemployment 2018 - June, City of Wodonga: 889 people 2018 - Mar, City of Wodonga: 893 people 2017 - Dec, City of Wodonga: 885 people 2017 - Sept, City of Wodonga: 931 people 2017 - June, City of Wodonga: 1,149 people 2017 - Mar, City of Wodonga: 1,229 people 2016 - Dec, City of Wodonga: 1,335 people 2016 - Sept, City of Wodonga: 1,334 people 2016 - June, City of Wodonga: 1,327 people 2016 - Mar, City of Wodonga: 1,516 people 2015 - Dec, City of Wodonga: 1,602 people 2015 - Sept, City of Wodonga: 1,651 people 2015 - June, City of Wodonga: 1,613 people 2015 - Mar, City of Wodonga: 1,454 people 2014 - Dec, City of Wodonga: 1,255 people 2014 - Sept, City of Wodonga: 1,227 people 2014 - June, City of Wodonga: 1,189 people 2014 - Mar, City of Wodonga: 1,131 people 2013 - Dec, City of Wodonga: 1,266 people 2013 - Sept, City of Wodonga: 1,345 people 2013 - June, City of Wodonga: 1,336 people 2013 - Mar, City of Wodonga: 1,278 people 2012 - Dec, City of Wodonga: 1,147 people 2012 - Sept, City of Wodonga: 1,049 people 2012 - June, City of Wodonga: 993 people 2012 - Mar, City of Wodonga: 1,044 people 2011 - Dec, City of Wodonga: 1,060 people 2011 - Sept, City of Wodonga: 1,069 people 2011 - June, City of Wodonga: 1,063 people 2011 - Mar, City of Wodonga: 950 people
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Labour force survey, catalogue number 6202.0, and Department of Employment, Small Area Labour Markets, June 2017. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts.
Unemployment
City of WodongaRegional VIC VictoriaAustralia
QuarterUnemployed peopleLocal resident workersUnemploym- ent rate %Unemploym- ent rate %Unemploym- ent rate %Unemploym- ent rate %
2018
June88921,522+4.13+5.30+5.00+5.40
March89322,213+4.02+5.34+5.40+5.50
2017
December88522,289+3.97+5.36+5.70+5.50
September93122,003+4.23+5.21+5.90+5.50
June1,14921,692+5.30+5.38+6.10+5.60
March1,22921,605+5.69+5.49+6.10+5.80
2016
December1,33521,917+6.09+5.69+5.90+5.80
September1,33422,157+6.02+5.82+5.80+5.70
June1,32722,413+5.92+5.88+5.70+5.70
March1,51622,404+6.77+5.90+5.80+5.70
2015
December1,60222,191+7.22+5.77+6.00+5.80
September1,65121,676+7.62+5.98+6.00+6.00
June1,61321,350+7.56+6.14+6.00+6.10
March1,45420,900+6.96+6.33+6.20+6.10
2014
December1,25520,591+6.09+6.29+6.50+6.30
September1,22720,627+5.95+6.07+6.80+6.20
June1,18920,431+5.82+5.63+6.70+6.00
March1,13119,953+5.67+5.39+6.50+5.90
2013
December1,26619,407+6.52+5.45+6.30+5.80
September1,34518,696+7.19+5.57+5.90+5.80
June1,33618,179+7.35+5.81+5.80+5.70
March1,27818,192+7.03+5.72+5.80+5.50
2012
December1,14718,268+6.28+5.64+5.60+5.40
September1,04918,287+5.74+5.34+5.50+5.30
June99318,213+5.45+5.13+5.50+5.20
March1,04418,068+5.78+5.13+5.40+5.10
2011
December1,06017,890+5.93+5.08+5.30+5.20
September1,06917,832+5.99+5.38+5.20+5.20
June1,06317,503+6.07+5.77+4.90+5.00
March95017,199+5.52+6.04+4.80+5.00
2010
December94617,281+5.47+6.18+5.10+5.00

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Labour force survey catalogue number 6202.0, and Department of Employment, Small Area Labour Markets, June 2017. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts.

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