The number of unemployed persons in Japan decreased to 1540 Thousand in July of 2019 from 1610 Thousand in June of 2019. Unemployed Persons in Japan averaged 1662.95 Thousand from 1953 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 3680 Thousand in August of 2002 and a record low of 490 Thousand in March of 1965.

Japan Unemployed Persons
width
height
Forecast Data Chart
Trading Economics members can view, download and compare data from nearly 200 countries, including more than 20 million economic indicators, exchange rates, government bond yields, stock indexes and commodity prices.

The Trading Economics Application Programming Interface (API) provides direct access to our data. It allows API clients to download millions of rows of historical data, to query our real-time economic calendar, subscribe to updates and receive quotes for currencies, commodities, stocks and bonds.


Japan Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 2.20 2.30 5.50 1.00 percent [+]
Employed Persons 67160.00 67010.00 67320.00 38370.00 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 1540.00 1610.00 3680.00 490.00 Thousand [+]
Part Time Employment 7339.00 7352.00 7413.00 1988.00 Thousand [+]
Full Time Employment 22211.00 22252.00 22384.00 19397.00 Thousand [+]
Employment Rate 60.70 60.80 65.40 55.90 percent [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 62.10 62.30 74.00 58.50 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 3.40 3.80 10.90 1.60 percent [+]
Productivity 97.00 103.30 120.40 68.30 Index Points [+]
Job Vacancies 957.81 973.11 1026.96 266.29 Thousand [+]
Wages 427395.00 560430.00 883791.00 52914.00 JPY/Month [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 590607.00 571547.00 868487.00 9785.00 JPY/Month [+]
Wage Growth -0.30 0.40 35.02 -7.10 percent [+]
Minimum Wages 874.00 848.00 874.00 663.00 JPY/Hour [+]
Population 126.25 126.71 128.06 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 [+]
Jobs To Applications Ratio 1.59 1.61 1.93 0.42 [+]


Japan Unemployed Persons

In Japan, unemployed persons are individuals who are without a job and actively seeking to work. This page provides the latest reported value for - Japan Unemployed Persons - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Japan Unemployed Persons - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on September of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
1540.00 1610.00 3680.00 490.00 1953 - 2019 Thousand Monthly
Volume, SA




Country Last Previous
Argentina 1338.00 Mar/19
Australia 712.92 Jul/19
Brazil 12.57 Jul/19
Canada 1160.10 Aug/19
China 947.00 Jun/19
Euro Area 12229.00 Jul/19
France 3393.40 Jul/19
Germany 2319.41 Aug/19
India 44.85 Dec/16
Indonesia 6871264.00 Dec/18
Italy 2565.77 Jul/19
Japan 1540.00 Jul/19
Mexico 2014496.00 Jun/19
Netherlands 313.00 Jul/19
Russia 3.40 Jul/19
Saudi Arabia 1002855.00 Jun/19
Singapore 100.20 Dec/18
South Africa 6655.30 Jun/19
South Korea 867.00 Aug/19
Spain 3143.69 Aug/19
Switzerland 99552.00 Aug/19
Turkey 4253.00 Jun/19
United Kingdom 1183.40 Aug/19
United States 6044.00 Aug/19


Related

Latest