A possie in Aussie

July 7, 2009

Native-born Australians steal jobs

Who is taking all our jobs?
WE are!

Australian employers have mainly restricted the economy-wide job losses to migrant workers, and Australian-born workers have been shielded from the worst of the global recession.

The Australian says that Australian-born workers dropped 22,000 full-time jobs in the 12 months to May but picked up an extra 74,500 part-time jobs for a net gain of 52,500 positions.

By contrast, migrant workers lost 37,100 full-time jobs, offset by 21,600 extra part-time jobs for a net loss of 15,500. Job slump hits migrants most

Head off anti-immigrant rhetoric- tell all your friends!

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