Iceland Employment Rate  2003-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Employment Rate in Iceland decreased to 79.80 percent in August from 79.90 percent in July of 2017. Employment Rate in Iceland averaged 78.38 percent from 2003 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 83.60 percent in March of 2017 and a record low of 73.50 percent in September of 2011.

Iceland Employment Rate
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Iceland Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 2.70 2.10 8.90 0.10 percent [+]
Employed Persons 191200.00 191000.00 198600.00 136600.00 [+]
Unemployed Persons 5300.00 4000.00 16300.00 100.00 [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 82.00 81.60 85.00 78.70 percent [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 0.50 0.60 1.70 0.10 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 8.40 5.60 21.30 2.40 percent [+]
Job Vacancies 208.00 304.00 1912.00 73.00 [+]
Wages 553000.00 511000.00 553000.00 380000.00 ISK/Month [+]
Wage Growth 6.00 2.90 11.60 -9.40 percent [+]
Population 0.34 0.33 0.34 0.17 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 67.00 67.00 67.00 67.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 67.00 67.00 67.00 67.00 [+]
Employment Rate 79.80 79.90 83.60 73.50 percent [+]
Full Time Employment 132.50 134.70 145.70 97.00 Thousand [+]
Part Time Employment 47.40 45.60 47.50 28.00 Thousand [+]


Iceland Employment Rate

In Iceland, the employment rate measures the number of people who have a job as a percentage of the working age population. This page provides - Iceland Employment Rate- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Iceland Employment Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
79.80 79.90 83.60 73.50 2003 - 2017 percent Monthly
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