Japan Employment Rate  1980-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Employment Rate in Japan decreased to 59.20 percent in October from 59.40 percent in September of 2017. Employment Rate in Japan averaged 59.72 percent from 1980 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 63.50 percent in June of 1991 and a record low of 55.90 percent in January of 2012.

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Japan Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 2.80 2.80 5.50 1.00 percent [+]
Employed Persons 65440.00 65500.00 65840.00 38370.00 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 1870.00 1880.00 3680.00 490.00 Thousand [+]
Part Time Employment 7084.00 7065.00 7159.00 1988.00 Thousand [+]
Full Time Employment 21310.00 21297.00 21911.00 19397.00 Thousand [+]
Employment Rate 59.20 59.40 63.50 55.90 percent [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 60.80 61.10 74.00 58.50 percent [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 1.30 1.70 1.90 1.20 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 5.10 4.80 10.90 4.00 percent [+]
Productivity 103.90 101.00 119.10 67.70 Index Points [+]
Job Vacancies 965.07 968.18 976.57 266.29 Thousand [+]
Job Advertisements 400.41 390.75 527.80 98.44 Thousand [+]
Wages 300874.00 299264.00 883791.00 52914.00 JPY/Month [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 332670.00 334.89 332670.00 9.79 JPY Thousand/Month [+]
Wage Growth 0.60 0.90 35.02 -7.10 percent [+]
Minimum Wages 823.00 798.00 823.00 713.00 JPY/Hour [+]
Population 126.86 126.82 127.80 83.20 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 62.00 62.00 62.00 60.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 62.00 62.00 62.00 60.00 [+]


Japan Employment Rate

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

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
59.20 59.40 63.50 55.90 1980 - 2017 percent Monthly
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employment rate by Country
Country Last
Mexico 96.50 Oct/17
Switzerland 79.80 Jun/17
Netherlands 75.70 Jun/17
United Kingdom 75.10 Sep/17
Germany 74.80 Jun/17
Russia 65.90 Oct/17
France 65.10 Sep/17
Spain 62.80 Sep/17
Canada 61.80 Nov/17
Australia 61.63 Oct/17
South Korea 61.30 Sep/17
United States 60.10 Nov/17
Japan 59.20 Oct/17
Italy 58.10 Oct/17
Brazil 54.20 Oct/17
Turkey 47.40 Sep/17