CANBERRA IS THE PLACE TO PURSUE YOUR DREAMS.

Our unemployment rate is low, we enjoy the highest average full-time income in Australia, and because Canberra is a ‘20 minute city’, less commuting time means a better work/life balance.

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FACTS & STATS

Canberra has one of the strongest and most secure economies in Australia

Canberra’s unemployment is the lowest in Australia, at

3.6%

in June 2016

More than

50%

of our workforce is employed by over 25,000 private companies

Canberra’s ICT sector employs around

8,000

people

There are

18,000

jobs in the private health sector in Canberra

Around 50 per cent of employment in the ACT is within the public service (federal and territory) and defence sectors

Canberra continues to have the highest wages in Australia