Australia - ANZ Job Advertisements for May: +0.4% m/m (prior +1.4%)
ANZ bank's Job Advertisements series
May: +0.4% m/m, up for a 3rd consecutive month
- April was +1.4%
- For the y/y up 7.4%
Comment from ANZ:
- "Job advertisements indicate that employment growth is likely to continue over the coming months"
- Unemployment rate is likely to edge downwards over the rest of the year, as official data catches up and matches the forward-looking indicators"