The Labour Market Update is a quarterly report that provides information about issues affecting Australia’s current and emerging labour market.
The December 2023 update highlights:
- a weakening of labour market resilience
- female employment growth is particularly strong
- 88% of total employment growth is in occupations that typically require post-school qualifications
- persistent shortages for Aged or Disabled Carers, Electricians, Child Carers and Carpenters.