Australia's Job Vacancies Are At A Two Year High

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The number of job vacancies in Australia is at a two year high.

The Australian Bureau of Statistics this morning released job vacancy data for the three months to November which showed a rise of 2.6% to 150,400 — up 8% on a year ago.

It means businesses are looking to hire staff.

Here’s the chart.

Australia‚Äôs unemployment rate hit 6.3% but the economy still managed to create 42,700 jobs, according to the ABS’ November numbers released late last year.

December jobs data is out on Thursday.

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