Darwin Harbour
Integrated Report Card

Jobs

Jobs was identified through stakeholder consultation as being a key value for a healthy Darwin Harbour. Jobs have been assessed using unemployment rates. Information was sourced from the Small Area Labour Markets published by the Australian Government and represents unemployment as a proportion of the labour force in the Darwin Harbour region.

Information on the indicators used to assess this value can be found below:

Unemployment

"Saturday markets, Parap, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia" by Geoff Whalan is licensed under CC BY-NC-ND 2.0.

Recommendations

Monitor rising unemployment levels during and after the COVID-19 pandemic. Provide government support for those affected throughout the Darwin Harbour region, with a focus on the areas of Palmerston and Darwin which are showing the highest unemployment rates.