High unemployment rates often result in low morale, so how are the people of Bunbury coping?
Government support payments may be reshaping our expectations about the future of work and the economy.
Bad news for the Coalition ahead of the election, with the numbers even worse in WA.
Creating more jobs in this area is a priority for the State Government.
But many people don’t work as many hours as they would like.
Tougher economy increases competition for employment.