The economically active population marked 24,973 thousand in February, which grew 148 thousand persons or 0.6 percent year-on-year.
The labor force participation rate stood at 59.6 percent in February, down 0.4%p year-on-year.
The number of employed persons totaled 23,984 thousand persons in February, which went up 201 thousand persons or 0.8 percent year-on-year.
The employment-population ratio recorded 57.2 percent in February, down 0.3%p year-on-year.
The number of unemployed persons totaled 990 thousand people in February, which decreased 53 thousand persons or 5.1 percent year-on-year.
The unemployment rate marked 4.0 percent in February, down 0.2%p year-on-year. Seasonally adjusted, the unemployment rate increased to 3.5 percent year-on-year.
The economically inactive population totaled 16,953 thousand people in February, increasing 409 thousand persons or 2.5 percent year-on-year.