State budget revenue account (2016 Dec)
January 19, 2017
Exports and imports of goods in 2016
January 19, 2017

Unemployment rate of working-age labor in 2016

Unemployment rate (overall)


Unemployment rate of working-age labor = 2.30%, of which it was 3.18% for the urban area; 1.86% for the rural area.


Unemployment (youth)


Unemployment rate of the youth aged 15-24= 7.34%, of which it was 11.30% for the urban area; 5.74% for the rural area.


Employment rate


Underemployment rate of working-age labor = 1.64%, lower than the rate of 1.89% in 2015 and 2.40% in 2014, of which it was 0.73% for the urban area; 2.10% for the rural area.

The rate of laborers with informal jobs outside of the agricultural, forestry and fishery households= 55.9%, of which 47.0% was in the urban area; 64.1% was in the rural area.


Source: General Statistics Office