PERSOL HR DATA BANK in APAC

AUSTRALIA

Overview

Employed persons

12.584million

Population

24.13million

Unemployment rates

5.3%

Area

7,692,024km2

Average monthly earnings

3,917AUD

Average weekly working hours

34hours
Source :
「Population・Area」 …
Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan As of March 2019 (Population data as of June 2018)
「Employed persons」「Unemployment rates」「Average weekly working hours」 …
ILO,ILOSTAT Database. Downloaded June 2019
「Average monthly earnings」 …
Australian Bureau of Statistics
Note :
「Employed persons」 …
The number of paid employees over a certain age with employment during the survey period including the army,
the self-employed and those employees on leave of absense.
The self-employed includes the member of producers' cooperatives and unpaid employees of family businesses.
「Average monthly earnings」 …
Calculated monthly income by dividing annual income data by 12 months.
「Unemployment rates」 …
Since the method of calculating the unemployment rate varies from country to country, it can not simply compare.

* The comment in the source data is omitted. For details, refer to ILO, ILOSTAT Database download data.

Survey Report

Labor Market

In addition to the basic statistical information such as economy and population,this section shows the data on work force, wages, working hours and other labor related data in recent years.

INDEX

  1. 1. Economy
    • 1 - 1 GDP
    • 1 - 2 GDP growth rate
  1. 2. Population
    • 2 - 1 Population size
  1. 3. Labor force and the related statistics
    • 3 - 1 Labor force
    • 3 - 2 Labor participation rate
    • 3 - 3 Number of employed persons
    • 3 - 4 Employed persons rate
    • 3 - 5 Number of Unemployment persons
    • 3 - 6 Unemployment rate
  1. 4. Wages
    • 4 - 1 Average annual earnings
  1. 5. Hours of work
    • 5 - 1 Hours of work

Original text:June/2019
Last updated:October/2019  

Labor Laws

This section shows the characteristic of labor laws and the important points on employment practices, government policies and labor management employers should be aware of.

INDEX

  1. 1. Key points to consider regarding labor management, characteristics of labor practices, and status of recent labor policy in Australia
  1. 2. Overview of basic labor laws in Australia
  1. 3. Duty to create Workplace Policies and Procedures in Australia
  1. 4. Overview of the wage system (bonuses, retirement benefits, and overtime pay) in Australia
  1. 5. Methods and points to consider regarding dismissal in Australia
  1. 6. Types of foreign national visas and acquisition requirements

Original text:February/2020
Last updated:August/2020

Salary Guide

This section shows salary data provided by Kelly Services Australia.
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