Employment recovery kicks in!

Signs of light at the end of the unemployment tunnel?

The latest AIG Australian Geoscientist Employment Survey results for Q4 2017, reviewed today, show that geoscientist unemployment in Australia fell dramatically from 12.2% in Q3 2017 to 7.0% at the end of Q4.

Underemployment also fell from 18.0% to 12.3% in final three months of last year.

The unemployment rate is the lowest recorded since Q3 2012 and combined rate is the lowest since March 2013.

A more complete analysis of the survey results is being prepared.  Watch this site for details.

19 Feb 2018

One response to “Employment recovery kicks in!”

  1. Ron Lucerne-Knight says:

    “more complete analysis” yes please – is the return to employment in Mining and Banking Geologists? or resource geologists reviving parked assets? or exploration geologists because the demand for depleted reserves or ramp in now highly sought commodities is causing open wallets up for risk???

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