Perrottet's Spiritual Advisor
- Nov 17, 2007
- AFL Club
When JobKeeper was withdrawn at the end of March, the Bureau of Statistics said there was no "discernible impact" and the unemployment rate actually fell. But a more complex picture is starting to emerge, writes Peter Martin.
tl;dr: "Unemployment percentage dropped!" trumpeted the government. Tens of thousands without work said "fu** this, I can't deal with Centrelink" therefore weren't included in the numbers.