Iceland Labor Force Participation Rate  2003-2017 | Data | Chart

Labor Force Participation Rate in Iceland decreased to 82.60 percent in June from 83 percent in May of 2017. Labor Force Participation Rate in Iceland averaged 81.95 percent from 2003 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 84.70 percent in March of 2017 and a record low of 79 percent in September of 2011.

Iceland Labor Force Participation Rate
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Iceland Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 2.50 2.80 9.10 0.10 percent [+]
Employed Persons 192600.00 193000.00 198800.00 136600.00 [+]
Unemployed Persons 5000.00 5600.00 16600.00 100.00 [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 82.60 83.00 84.70 79.00 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 182.00 222.00 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 80.50 80.70 83.30 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 Labor Force Participation Rate Notes

The labour force participation rates is the number of persons who are employed and unemployed but looking for a job divided by the total working-age population. This page provides the latest reported value for - Iceland Labor Force Participation Rate - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Iceland Labor Force Participation Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on August of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
82.60 83.00 84.70 79.00 2003 - 2017 percent Monthly
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labor force participation rate by Country

Last
United Kingdom 78.70 May/17
France 72.00 Jun/17
Switzerland 69.50 Dec/16
Indonesia 69.02 Dec/17
Russia 68.90 Jun/17
Canada 65.70 Jul/17
Italy 65.30 Mar/17
Australia 65.10 Jul/17
Netherlands 64.00 Dec/16
South Korea 63.70 Jul/17
United States 62.90 Jul/17
Brazil 61.70 Jun/17
Germany 61.30 Dec/16
Japan 61.00 Jun/17
Mexico 59.40 Jun/17
Spain 58.84 Jun/17
Euro Area 57.10 Dec/16
Turkey 52.60 May/17
India 52.50 Dec/13