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, seasonally adjusted estimates
Change Employment ('000)
Unemployment and Participation Rates (per cent) Unemployment Rate
Note: Change may not be equal to the difference in reported numbers due to rounding.
Source: ABS, Labour Force, Australia, Cat. No. 6202.0.
Unemployment rate, monthly seasonally adjusted series
Participation rate, monthly seasonally adjusted series
Population change, South Australia
2019/20 2020/21 Components of Population Change (Persons) Natural increase +4,818 +5,540 Net overseas migration +14,938 -3,278 Net interstate migration -2,160 704 Total net population change +17,596 +2,966 Estimated Resident Population (end of year) Persons 1,770,277 1,773,243
Source: ABS, Australian Demographic Statistics, Cat. No. 3101.0. Calculations by SACES.
Projected population by age group* South Australia, 2018 to 2066