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indicators: Weekly as at 10 May 2021 – Information release

13 May 2021

The experimental weekly series provides an
early indicator of employment and labour market changes in a more a timely
manner than the monthly employment indicators series.

Key facts

The 6-day series includes jobs with a pay
period equal to or less than 7 days, while the 20-day series covers jobs
with pay periods of 14 days or fewer. The 34-day series includes all jobs
regardless of their pay period.

The 34-day series indicated that for the
latest week, the week ended 04 April 2021:

  • the number of paid jobs (compared with the
    previous week) were:
    • 2,269,370 total paid jobs (up 8,350 or 0.37
    • 104,110 paid jobs in primary industries (down
      1,810 or 1.71 percent)
    • 430,020 paid jobs in goods-producing industries
      (up 1,810 or 0.42 percent)
    • 1,673,350 in services industries (up 5,460
      or 0.33 percent)
    • 61,880 in unclassified industries (up 2,880
      or 4.88 percent)
  • the median income (compared with the previous
    week) was:
    • $1,080.00 (up $0.00 or 0.00 percent).

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