Labor Force Participation Rate in Sweden decreased to 72.90 percent in May from 73 percent in April of 2019. Labor Force Participation Rate in Sweden averaged 71.37 percent from 2001 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 75.30 percent in July of 2018 and a record low of 69.20 percent in January of 2010.

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Sweden Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 6.80 6.20 10.50 1.30 percent [+]
Employed Persons 5095.00 5136.00 5281.00 4236.00 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 373.00 339.00 503.00 243.00 Thousand [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 1.20 1.00 3.50 0.30 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 18.60 16.90 27.80 2.90 percent [+]
Labour Costs 133.70 133.00 133.70 100.00 Index Points [+]
Job Vacancies 1001.00 1248.00 1520.00 51.00 Hundred [+]
Wages 175.70 173.30 175.70 133.60 SEK/Hour [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 187.70 184.80 187.70 139.70 SEK/Hour [+]
Population 10.12 10.00 10.12 7.47 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 61.00 61.00 61.00 61.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 61.00 61.00 61.00 61.00 [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 72.90 73.00 75.30 69.20 percent [+]
Wage Growth 2.30 2.30 7.10 1.90 percent [+]
Productivity 102.80 105.00 114.50 68.30 Index Points [+]
Part Time Employment 1117.30 1115.60 1177.30 824.30 Thousand [+]
Employment Change 0.00 0.70 1.10 -1.20 percent [+]
Employment Rate 68.50 68.00 70.80 62.60 percent [+]
Full Time Employment 3777.20 3817.10 3895.20 2896.00 Thousand [+]


Sweden Labor Force Participation Rate

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Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
72.90 73.00 75.30 69.20 2001 - 2019 percent Monthly
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Country Last Previous
United Kingdom 79.10 Apr/19
France 72.30 Mar/19
Netherlands 71.20 Jun/19
Indonesia 69.20 Dec/18
Switzerland 68.30 Mar/19
Russia 67.70 Mar/19
Singapore 67.70 Dec/18
Australia 66.00 Jun/19
Canada 65.70 Jun/19
Italy 65.70 May/19
South Korea 64.20 Jun/19
United States 62.90 Jun/19
Japan 62.20 May/19
Brazil 62.10 May/19
Germany 61.80 Dec/18
Mexico 60.20 May/19
South Africa 58.80 Mar/19
Spain 58.35 Mar/19
Euro Area 57.40 Dec/18
Saudi Arabia 56.40 Mar/19
Turkey 53.10 Apr/19
India 49.80 Dec/18
Argentina 47.00 Mar/19


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