Seek jobs index falls
25 Mar 2009
The Seek Employment Index has recorded a further worsening in Australia's employment market.
The index, which measures the ratio of new job ads to job applications on seek.com.au, Australia's largest employment classifieds site, fell by a seasonally adjusted 8.5 per cent in February 2009.
Falls were also recorded in January 2009 (5.9 percent) and December 2008 (3.3 percent).<