The economically active population marked 25,397 thousand in March, which grew 187 thousand persons or 0.7 percent year-on-year
The labor force participation rate stood at 60.5 percent in March, down 0.4%p year-on-year.
The number of employed persons totaled 24,514 thousand persons in March, which went up 249 thousand persons or 1.0 percent year-on-year.
The employment-population ratio recorded 58.4 percent in March, down 0.2%p year-on-year.
The number of unemployed persons totaled 883 thousand people in March, which decreased 62 thousand persons or 6.6 percent year-on-year.
The unemployment rate marked 3.5 percent in March, down 0.2%p year-on-year. Seasonally adjusted, the unemployment rate decreased to 3.2 percent.
The economically inactive population totaled 16,564 thousand people in March, increasing 359 thousand persons or 2.2 percent year-on-year.