LABOUR MARKET REPORT
Labour Market Updates
Official unemployment rate increased by 1.8 of a percentage point from 32.6% in the first quarter of 2021 to reach 34.4% in the second quarter of 2021. The rate was 11% among university graduates, 23.4% points lower than the national official unemployment rate.
Employment trends provide the latest labour market updates on job creation and losses from National statistical organisations.
This information can be used to strategise which sectors/industries, occupations and regions to look at when searching for job opportunities.
The employment trends data provides information on job creation and losses across sectors/industries, occupations, and regions in the last quarter and over the last one year.