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Carer status (a) by labour force status, Queensland, 1998, 2003, 2009, 2012, 2015

Carer status Labour force status Year
1998 2003 2009 2012 2015
— '000 —
Primary carer Employed persons 33.3 36.8 63.6 59.0 61.9
Unemployed persons *3.5 *2.4 *4.2 5.6 *5.7
Labour force 36.8 39.2 67.8 64.6 67.6
Not in the labour force 45.6 72.1 85.0 87.1 87.2
Civilian population aged 15 and over 82.4 111.3 152.8 151.4 153.6
Unemployment rate (%) *9.5 *6.2 *6.3 *8.7 *8.5
Participation rate (%) 44.7 35.2 44.4 42.4 43.2
 
Not a primary carer Employed persons 176.8 216.9 193.2 181.9 179.8
Unemployed persons 16.2 16.1 8.9 13.8 15.1
Labour force 193.0 233.0 202.1 195.7 194.9
Not in the labour force 116.0 164.3 119.5 120.7 116.2
Civilian population aged 15 and over 309.0 397.3 321.6 319.1 311.2
Unemployment rate (%) 8.4 6.9 4.4 7.0 7.8
Participation rate (%) 62.5 58.7 62.8 62.2 62.5
 
Total carers Employed persons 210.2 253.7 256.8 240.1 240.5
Unemployed persons 19.7 18.6 13.2 22.7 19.2
Labour force 229.9 272.3 270.0 262.8 259.7
Not in the labour force 161.6 236.4 204.5 208.2 203.0
Civilian population aged 15 and over 391.5 508.6 474.4 469.4 463.5
Unemployment rate (%) 8.6 6.8 4.9 8.6 7.4
Participation rate (%) 58.7 53.5 56.9 55.9 56.1
 
Not a carer Employed persons 1,423.8 1,605.9 2,027.1 2,170.9 2,138.8
Unemployed persons 147.2 93.3 108.3 122.2 127.7
Labour force 1,571.0 1,699.2 2,135.4 2,293.1 2,266.5
Not in the labour force 708.8 770.9 865.9 930.3 988.0
Civilian population aged 15 and over 2,279.8 2,470.0 3,001.3 3,222.1 3,253.2
Unemployment rate (%) 9.4 5.5 5.1 5.3 5.6
Participation rate (%) 68.9 68.8 71.1 71.1 69.6
 
Total Employed persons 1,634.0 1,859.6 2,283.9 2,410.6 2,378.8
Unemployed persons 166.9 111.8 121.4 142.0 147.7
Labour force 1,800.9 1,971.4 2,405.3 2,552.6 2,526.5
Not in the labour force 870.4 1,007.3 1,070.4 1,139.6 1,190.7
Civilian population aged 15 and over 2,671.3 2,978.7 3,475.8 3,694.2 3,718.9
Unemployment rate (%) 9.3 5.7 5.0 5.6 5.8
Participation rate (%) 67.4 66.2 69.2 69.1 68.0
* estimate has a relative standard error of 25% to 50% and should be used with caution
  
(a) Persons aged 15 years and over living in private dwellings and non-private dwellings. It excludes those living in cared-accommodation.
  
Source: ABS 4430.0, Disability, Ageing and Carers, Australia: Summary of Findings, 1998, 2003, 2009, 2012 and 2015.
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