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Jobless rate down to three per cent in Wingecarribee


The latest unemployment figures for the Wingecarribee make for impressive reading.

According to the Department of Jobs and Small Business, the jobless rate as of September last year was three per cent down from five per cent in 2013.

Federal Member for Hume Angus Taylor says we have a booming economy right down the Sydney to Canberra corridor with strong tourism, building and agriculture sectors.

Here's the break up of the figures below:

Wingecarribee unemployment rates Sept quarter 2018