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 series
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 trend series
Participation rate, monthly trend series
Population change, South Australia
2020 2021 Components of Population Change (Persons) Natural increase +4,510 +5,377 Net overseas migration +4,056 +351 Net interstate migration +332 +980 Total net population change +15,269 +9,644 Estimated Resident Population (end of year) Persons 1,796,955 1,806,599
Source: ABS, Australian Demographic Statistics, Cat. No. 3101.0. Calculations by SACES.
Projected population by age group* South Australia, 2018 to 2066