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

The number of unemployed persons in Hong Kong increased to 130 Thousand in August of 2017 from 128.20 Thousand in July of 2017. Unemployed Persons in Hong Kong averaged 123.03 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.

Hong Kong Unemployed Persons
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Hong Kong Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 3.10 3.10 8.50 1.00 percent [+]
Employed Persons 3841.20 3833.50 3841.20 2370.60 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 130.00 128.20 307.70 24.90 Thousand [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 61.40 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 70463.00 67141.00 127765.00 15919.00 [+]
Wages 15379.00 15451.00 15451.00 10382.00 HKD/Month [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 207.20 206.80 207.20 141.80 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 6.10 5.40 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 Notes

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 September of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
130.00 128.20 307.70 24.90 1981 - 2017 Thousand Monthly
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unemployed persons by Country

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Australia 727.45 Aug/17
Brazil 13.33 Jul/17
Canada 1226.60 Aug/17
China 976.00 Jun/17
Euro Area 14749.00 Jul/17
France 3518.10 Jul/17
Germany 2544.85 Aug/17
India 48.26 Dec/14
Indonesia 7005262.00 Dec/17
Italy 2949.68 Jul/17
Japan 1900.00 Jul/17
Mexico 1870180.00 Jun/17
Netherlands 436.00 Jul/17
Russia 3.79 Aug/17
South Korea 1043.00 Aug/17
Spain 3488.55 Aug/17
Switzerland 143674.50 Jul/17
Turkey 3251.00 Jun/17
United Kingdom 806.30 Aug/17
United States 7132.00 Aug/17