China Unemployment Rate  2002-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Unemployment Rate in China remained unchanged at 3.95 percent in the third quarter of 2017 from 3.95 percent in the second quarter of 2017. Unemployment Rate in China averaged 4.11 percent from 2002 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 4.30 percent in the fourth quarter of 2003 and a record low of 3.90 percent in the third quarter of 2002.

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China Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 3.95 3.95 4.30 3.90 percent [+]
Employed Persons 77603.00 77451.00 77603.00 20729.00 Tens of Thousands [+]
Unemployed Persons 979.00 976.00 983.00 810.00 Tens of Thousands [+]
Labour Costs 104.00 103.50 110.40 103.30 Index Points [+]
Job Vacancies 5231000.00 5903000.00 6682486.00 856007.00 [+]
Wages 67569.00 63241.00 67569.00 445.00 CNY/Year [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 59470.00 55324.00 59470.00 597.00 CNY/Year [+]
Minimum Wages 2300.00 2190.00 2300.00 690.00 CNY/Month [+]
Population 1378.67 1374.62 1378.67 551.96 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 50.00 50.00 50.00 50.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 60.00 60.00 60.00 60.00 [+]


China Unemployment Rate

In China, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. This page provides - China Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. China Unemployment Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on November of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
3.95 3.95 4.30 3.90 2002 - 2017 percent Quarterly




unemployment rate by Country
Country Last
Spain 16.38 Sep/17
Brazil 12.40 Sep/17
Italy 11.10 Sep/17
Turkey 10.60 Aug/17
France 9.70 Sep/17
Euro Area 8.90 Sep/17
Canada 6.30 Oct/17
Indonesia 5.50 Sep/17
Australia 5.40 Oct/17
Russia 5.00 Sep/17
Netherlands 4.50 Oct/17
United Kingdom 4.30 Sep/17
United States 4.10 Oct/17
China 3.95 Sep/17
Germany 3.60 Sep/17
Mexico 3.60 Sep/17
South Korea 3.60 Oct/17
India 3.46 Dec/16
Switzerland 3.00 Oct/17
Japan 2.80 Sep/17