Labour & Demography
Labour and demographic trends, including changes in employment, unemployment and participation rates as well as population and projected population by age.
Employment and unemployment, South Australia, trend estimates
July 2018 July 2019 Change Employment ('000)
Full-time 544.1 552.1 +8.0 Total 843.0 856.3 +13.4 Unemployment and Participation Rates (per cent) Unemployment Rate 5.6 6.3 +0.8 Participation Rate 62.6 63.4 +0.8
Note: Change may not be equal to difference in reported numbers due to rounding.
Source: ABS, Labour Force, Australia, Cat. No. 6202.0.
Unemployment rate, monthly trend series
Participation rate, monthly trend series
Population change, South Australia
2017 2018 Components of Population Change (Persons) Natural increase +4,727 +5,490 Net overseas migration +12,103 +13,319 Net interstate migration -6,071 -4,224 Total net population change +10,759 +14,585 Estimated Resident Population (end of year) Persons 1,728,159 1,742,744
Source: ABS, Australian Demographic Statistics, Cat. No. 3101.0. Calculations by SACES.
Projected population by age group* South Australia, 2018 to 2066