The number of unemployed persons in South Korea increased to 849 Thousand in September of 2021 from 794 Thousand in August of 2021. source: Statistics Korea

Unemployed Persons in South Korea averaged 925.57 Thousand from 1999 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 1546 Thousand in June of 1999 and a record low of 695 Thousand in September of 2002. This page provides - South Korea Unemployed Persons - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. South Korea Unemployed Persons - values, historical data and charts - was last updated on October of 2021.

Unemployed Persons in South Korea is expected to be 1150.00 Thousand by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the South Korea Unemployed Persons is projected to trend around 1110.00 Thousand in 2022, according to our econometric models.

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South Korea Unemployed Persons

South Korea Last Unit Reference Previous Highest Lowest
Unemployment Rate 3.00 percent Sep/21 2.80 7.10 2.80
Employed Persons 27454.00 Thousand Sep/21 27399.00 27508.00 20268.00
Unemployed Persons 849.00 Thousand Sep/21 794.00 1546.00 695.00
Labor Force Participation Rate 63.00 percent Sep/21 62.80 64.20 48.50
Employment Rate 61.30 percent Jun/21 61.20 61.70 56.10

South Korea Unemployed Persons
In South Korea, unemployed persons are individuals who are without a job and actively seeking to work.