Singapore Labor Force Participation Rate  1970-2017 | Data | Chart

Labor Force Participation Rate in Singapore decreased to 68 percent in 2016 from 68.30 percent in 2015. Labor Force Participation Rate in Singapore averaged 64.28 percent from 1970 until 2016, reaching an all time high of 68.30 percent in 2015 and a record low of 55.30 percent in 1970.

Singapore Labor Force Participation Rate
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Singapore Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 2.20 2.20 6.00 1.40 percent [+]
Employed Persons 3672.60 3655.60 3672.60 1714.20 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 102.80 94.60 124.10 25.80 Thousand [+]
Average Weekly Hours 45.50 45.60 46.30 45.50 [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 68.00 68.30 68.30 55.30 percent [+]
Labour Costs 109.40 123.30 136.30 57.37 Index Points [+]
Productivity 109.40 123.30 136.30 57.37 Index Points [+]
Job Vacancies 50000.00 45300.00 67400.00 12000.00 [+]
Wages 4939.00 5586.00 5586.00 1302.00 SGD/Month [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 4220.00 4269.00 5056.00 3797.00 SGD/Month [+]
Population 5.60 5.54 5.60 1.65 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 62.00 62.00 62.00 62.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 62.00 62.00 62.00 62.00 [+]
Employment Change -7.80 8.50 73.20 -26.00 Thousands Person [+]


Singapore 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 - Singapore Labor Force Participation Rate- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Singapore Labor Force Participation Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on September of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
68.00 68.30 68.30 55.30 1970 - 2016 percent Yearly



labor force participation rate by Country

Last
United Kingdom 78.80 Jun/17
France 72.00 Jun/17
Russia 69.20 Jul/17
Indonesia 69.02 Dec/17
Switzerland 68.40 Mar/17
Canada 65.70 Aug/17
Italy 65.40 Jun/17
Australia 65.30 Aug/17
Netherlands 63.90 Mar/17
South Korea 63.30 Aug/17
United States 62.90 Aug/17
Brazil 61.70 Jun/17
Germany 60.80 Mar/17
Japan 60.80 Jul/17
Mexico 59.80 Jul/17
Spain 58.84 Jun/17
Euro Area 56.80 Mar/17
Turkey 52.70 Jun/17
India 52.50 Dec/13