Australia Productivity

Productivity in Australia increased to 103.80 Index Points in the fourth quarter of 2013 from 103.10 Index Points in the third quarter of 2013. Productivity in Australia is reported by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. Productivity in Australia averaged 83.99 Index Points from 1968 until 2013, reaching an all time high of 104.21 Index Points in the fourth quarter of 1976 and a record low of 61 Index Points in the third quarter of 1978. In Australia, Productivity is the real value of output produced by a unit of labor during a certain time. This page provides - Australia Productivity - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-23

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
103.80 103.10 104.21 61.00 103.97 | 2014/03 1968 - 2013 Index Points Quarterly
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Australia Productivity
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Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Unit
Unemployment Rate 5.80 2014-03-31 6.00 10.90 4.00 5.90 2014-04-30 Percent [+]
Population 22.79 2012-12-31 22.62 22.79 10.28 23.01 2013-12-31 Million [+]
Employment Change 18146.20 2014-03-15 48199.90 115977.40 -101515.60 15923.64 2014-04-30 Persons [+]
Employed Persons 11553.15 2014-03-15 11535.01 11663.42 5997.60 11501.61 2014-03-31 Thousand [+]
Full Time Employment -22101.30 2014-03-15 80041.00 107902.40 -76093.70 6579.99 2014-04-30 Persons [+]
Job Vacancies 132925.10 2014-03-15 131089.00 261394.00 56560.60 135241.40 2014-04-30 [+]
Labour Costs 100.80 2013-11-15 100.50 108.00 48.80 99.24 2014-03-31 Index Points [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 64.72 2014-03-15 64.88 65.96 60.23 64.51 2014-04-30 Percent [+]
Productivity 103.80 2013-11-15 103.10 104.21 61.00 103.97 2014-03-31 Index Points [+]
Retirement Age Men 65.00 2013-01-01 65.00 65.00 65.00 65.00 2013-12-31 [+]
Retirement Age Women 64.50 2013-01-01 64.00 64.50 62.00 64.54 2013-12-31 [+]
Unemployed Persons 713.16 2014-03-15 743.11 959.30 366.20 733.71 2014-03-31 Thousand [+]
Wages 1114.20 2013-12-31 1105.00 1114.20 59.10 1128.78 2014-03-31 AUD [+]
Wages In Manufacturing 1247.30 2013-12-31 1223.10 1247.30 333.00 1264.05 2014-03-31 AUD [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 12.70 2013-10-30 12.70 20.30 7.70 12.63 2013-11-30 Percent [+]
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Productivity | Notes
Productivity is the real value of output produced by a unit of labor in a unit of time. It is used to measure efficiency of the economy. The indicator varies across different countries. In most cases refers to GDP produced per employed person. It can also measure output per worker, output per filled job and output per hour worked.


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