Stats Centre

Welcome to Stats Centre, where you will find data on unemployment, job advertisements, building activity, house prices, and a summary of regional economic news.

Click on each economic indicator for more detailed statistics and analysis.

Economic indicator
(geography)
Latest update
Data
Movement
Unemployment rate
(Geelong SA4)
March 2019
6.1%
+0.3pts
Average weekly job advertisements
(Barwon Region)
March 2019
Quarter
58
-19.4%
New online job advertisements
(Geelong and Surf Coast)
March 2019
Quarter
4,724
-0.1%
Domestic building activity
(City of Greater Geelong)
March 2019
Quarter
$300.4m*
+2.8%
New dwelling approvals
(City of Greater Geelong)
March 2019
Quarter
728
-10.2%
Non-domestic building activity**
(City of Greater Geelong)
March 2019
Quarter
$89.5m*
+8.2%
Median house prices
(City of Greater Geelong)
March 2019
Quarter
$565,000
+1.4%

Note: Unemployment rate data for Geelong, Victoria and Australia is based on ABS original data (sourced from survey respondents rather than trend or seasonally adjusted data).
The unemployment rate data is also adjusted to a 12 month rolling average to smooth out some of the volatility in the monthly data.
*$million.
**includes figures as provided to CoGG (which may not always include stage breakdowns).


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Page last updated: Tuesday, 4 June 2019

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