National Indigenous Reform Agreement: P22b-Unemployment rate (Survey Data), 2010
Identifying and definitional attributes
Metadata item type:
Unemployment rate (Survey Data), 2010
Community Services, Superseded 04/04/2011
Proportion of the labour force who are unemployed, aged 15 to 64 years.
Widely used measure of potentially underutilised labour resources in the economy. People who are unemployed for long periods may experience greater financial hardship and may have more difficulties in finding employment because of the loss of relevant skills and employers’ perceptions of their employability.