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

Employment Rate in South Korea decreased to 60.20 percent in December from 61.20 percent in November of 2017. Employment Rate in South Korea averaged 59.52 percent from 1999 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 61.50 percent in July of 2017 and a record low of 56.10 percent in February of 2001.

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South Korea Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 3.60 3.70 7.10 2.90 percent [+]
Employed Persons 26922.00 26726.00 26922.00 20275.00 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 1009.00 1007.00 1564.00 684.00 Thousand [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 61.80 62.30 63.80 48.50 percent [+]
Labour Costs 145.80 129.60 149.40 91.30 Index Points [+]
Productivity 93.20 98.50 104.20 53.50 Index Points [+]
Wages 3575612.00 3332086.00 3623535.00 2460239.00 KRW/Month [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 3874983.00 3589196.00 4051306.00 2520139.00 KRW/Month [+]
Minimum Wages 7530.00 6470.00 7530.00 600.00 KRW/Hour [+]
Population 50.80 50.60 50.80 25.00 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 60.00 55.00 60.00 55.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 60.00 55.00 60.00 55.00 [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 8.60 9.30 13.40 3.80 percent [+]
Employment Rate 60.20 61.20 61.50 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 February of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
60.20 61.20 61.50 56.10 1999 - 2017 percent Monthly
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employment rate by Country
Country Last
Mexico 96.87 Dec/17
Switzerland 79.90 Sep/17
Netherlands 76.30 Sep/17
Germany 75.60 Sep/17
United Kingdom 75.20 Nov/17
Russia 65.80 Dec/17
France 65.70 Dec/17
Spain 62.57 Dec/17
Australia 62.00 Dec/17
Canada 61.70 Jan/18
South Korea 60.20 Dec/17
United States 60.10 Jan/18
Japan 58.90 Dec/17
Italy 58.40 Nov/17
Brazil 54.50 Dec/17
Turkey 47.80 Nov/17


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