09.07.2015 - The unemployment rate in Australia was 6.0%
Today was published statistics on the unemployment rate in Australia, which in June was 6.0%, vs. expected 6.1% and the previous value of 5.9%. At the same time, the employment rate in country increased by 7.3 thousand. The main reasons that restrains the growth on the labor market remains a high rate of national currency, low commodity prices and a decline in investment in the mining sector of the country. According to the forecast of the Reserve Bank of Australia, the unemployment rate will rise in the next year. Our medium-term outlook for the Australian dollar remains negative.