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NSW has seen Australia’s fastest climb in the number of JobSeeker recipients over the past 5 years, despite the state’s success in managing the pandemic

The number of people receiving JobSeeker has increased the most in NSW over the past five years. Information released by the Department of Social Services suggests increases to JobKeeper during the pandemic shielded people from the worst effects of the economic downturn, but did not reverse ongoing trends. NSW has […]
NSW has seen Australia’s fastest climb in the number of JobSeeker recipients over the past 5 years, despite the state’s success in managing the pandemic