South Korea Employment Rate  1999-2018 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Employment Rate in South Korea increased to 61.20 percent in September from 60.90 percent in August of 2018. Employment Rate in South Korea averaged 59.74 percent from 1999 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 61.60 percent in July of 2017 and a record low of 56.10 percent in February of 2001.

South Korea Employment Rate
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South Korea Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 4.00 4.20 7.10 3.00 percent [+]
Employed Persons 26812.00 26721.00 26922.00 20268.00 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 1122.00 1179.00 1546.00 691.00 Thousand [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 63.50 63.40 63.90 48.50 percent [+]
Labour Costs 127.70 105.00 149.40 91.30 Index Points [+]
Productivity 105.60 109.70 109.70 53.50 Index Points [+]
Wages 3457189.00 3917383.00 3917383.00 2460239.00 KRW/Month [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 3692181.00 4562783.00 4562783.00 2520139.00 KRW/Month [+]
Minimum Wages 7530.00 6470.00 7530.00 600.00 KRW/Hour [+]
Population 51.45 51.25 51.45 25.01 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 60.00 60.00 60.00 55.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 60.00 60.00 60.00 55.00 [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 9.00 9.90 13.40 3.80 percent [+]
Employment Rate 61.20 60.90 61.60 56.10 percent [+]


South Korea Employment Rate

In South Korea, the employment rate measures the number of people who have a job as a percentage of the population. This page provides - South Korea Employment Rate- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. South Korea Employment Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
61.20 60.90 61.60 56.10 1999 - 2018 percent Monthly
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employment rate by Country
Country Last
Mexico 96.53 Aug/18
Switzerland 79.90 Jun/18
Netherlands 77.00 Jun/18
United Kingdom 75.50 Jul/18
Germany 75.40 Jun/18
France 65.80 Jun/18
Spain 63.53 Jun/18
Australia 62.20 Sep/18
Canada 61.50 Sep/18
South Korea 61.20 Sep/18
Russia 60.50 Aug/18
United States 60.40 Sep/18
Japan 60.20 Aug/18
Italy 59.00 Aug/18
Brazil 54.10 Aug/18
Turkey 47.40 Jul/18
South Africa 43.10 Jun/18
Argentina 41.90 Jun/18


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