April 2022

April 2022

May 19, 2022

Employment rose a seasonally adjusted 4.0k in April, missing the market expectations for a 30.0k gain. The unemployment rate stood at 3.9% in April, or more precisely at 3.85%, a record low for the monthly survey, which goes back to 1978. In Western Australia, the unemployment rate dropped 0.5ppts to just 2.9%, while employment was still up 5.1% through the year.

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