Your competition in Canberra
The current unemployment rate in Canberra is 3.2% and the average age of job seekers is 35 years old.
A total of 95,910 people are employed in Canberra out of a population of 168,502 - and 25.2% of those people in Canberra are working part-time.
How will your studies stack up in Canberra?
Here's a breakdown of the qualifications of people currently working in Canberra:
- The percentage of people employed in Canberra with a bachelor's degree or higher qualification is 43%
- The percentage of people employed in Canberra with a certificate III or higher VET qualification is 24%
- The percentage of people employed in Canberra without a post-school qualification is 30%
Sources: Trovit Australia, SEEK, MyCareer,
Labour Market Information Portal, PayScale, Open Universities Australia, Census QuickStats Australian Jobs 2014 Report and 2014 Employment Outlook to November 2018 Report.