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Employment
indicators: Weekly as at 24 May 2021 – Information release

27 May 2021

The experimental weekly series provides an
early indicator of employment and labour market changes in a more 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 18 April 2021:

  • the number of paid jobs (compared with the
    previous week) were:
    • 2,273,600 total paid jobs (up 4,000 or 0.18
      percent)
    • 102,480 paid jobs in primary industries (down
      110 or 0.11 percent)
    • 429,030 paid jobs in goods-producing industries
      (up 530 or 0.12 percent)
    • 1,681,480 in services industries (up 1,840
      or 0.11 percent)
    • 60,600 in unclassified industries (up 1,720
      or 2.92 percent)
  • the median income (compared with the previous
    week) was:
    • $1,084.61 (down $10.39 or 0.95 percent).

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