India Unemployment Rate  1983-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Unemployment Rate in India decreased to 4.90 percent in 2013 from 5.20 percent in 2012. Unemployment Rate in India averaged 7.32 percent from 1983 until 2013, reaching an all time high of 9.40 percent in 2009 and a record low of 4.90 percent in 2013.

India Unemployment Rate
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India Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 4.90 5.20 9.40 4.90 percent [+]
Employed Persons 29650.00 28999.00 29650.00 17491.00 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 48.26 46.80 48.26 5.10 Million [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 52.50 50.90 52.90 50.90 percent [+]
Population 1299.00 1283.00 1299.00 359.00 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 60.00 60.00 60.00 60.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 60.00 60.00 60.00 60.00 [+]
Wages 272.19 255.65 272.19 3.87 INR/Day [+]
Wages High Skilled 50300.00 48700.00 50300.00 43000.00 INR/Month [+]
Wages In Manufacturing 347.30 322.07 347.30 4.86 INR/Day [+]
Wages Low Skilled 11900.00 10900.00 11900.00 9000.00 INR/Month [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 12.90 18.10 18.10 12.90 percent [+]
Living Wage Family 19735.10 19685.10 20659.60 19020.90 INR/Month [+]
Living Wage Individual 12109.80 12072.40 12719.20 11451.80 INR/Month [+]


India Unemployment Rate Notes

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

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
4.90 5.20 9.40 4.90 1983 - 2013 percent Yearly



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