Hong Kong Unemployed Persons  1981-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar

The number of unemployed persons in Hong Kong decreased to 123.60 Thousand in October of 2017 from 128.20 Thousand in September of 2017. Unemployed Persons in Hong Kong averaged 123.05 Thousand from 1981 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 307.70 Thousand in August of 2003 and a record low of 24.90 Thousand in February of 1989.

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Hong Kong Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 3.00 3.10 8.50 1.00 percent [+]
Employed Persons 3837.10 3837.40 3841.20 2370.60 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 123.60 128.20 307.70 24.90 Thousand [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 61.20 61.30 66.50 59.50 percent [+]
Labour Costs 141.70 134.60 154.60 12.30 Index Points [+]
Productivity 160.10 155.20 160.10 99.40 Index Points [+]
Job Vacancies 69592.00 70463.00 127765.00 15919.00 [+]
Wages 15702.00 15379.00 15702.00 10382.00 HKD/Month [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 211.50 207.20 211.50 141.80 Index Points [+]
Minimum Wages 34.50 32.50 34.50 28.00 HKD/Hour [+]
Population 7.37 7.30 7.37 3.08 Million [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 6.20 6.90 10.40 1.90 percent [+]
Retirement Age Men 65.00 65.00 65.00 60.00 [+]
Retirement Age Women 65.00 65.00 65.00 60.00 [+]


Hong Kong Unemployed Persons

In Hong Kong, unemployed persons are individuals who are without a job and actively seeking to work. This page provides the latest reported value for - Hong Kong Unemployed Persons - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Hong Kong Unemployed Persons - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on November of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
123.60 128.20 307.70 24.90 1981 - 2017 Thousand Monthly
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unemployed persons by Country
Country Last
Australia 701.48 Oct/17
Brazil 12.96 Sep/17
Canada 1235.40 Oct/17
China 979.00 Sep/17
Euro Area 14402.00 Sep/17
France 3475.60 Sep/17
Germany 2388.71 Oct/17
India 44.85 Dec/16
Indonesia 7005262.00 Dec/17
Italy 2890.82 Sep/17
Japan 1880.00 Sep/17
Mexico 1931269.00 Sep/17
Netherlands 404.00 Oct/17
Russia 3.80 Sep/17
South Korea 997.00 Oct/17
Spain 3448.41 Oct/17
Switzerland 139556.05 Oct/17
Turkey 3404.00 Aug/17
United Kingdom 806.10 Oct/17
United States 6520.00 Oct/17