Switzerland Employment Rate  1996-2018 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Employment Rate in Switzerland increased to 79.90 percent in the second quarter of 2018 from 79.40 percent in the first quarter of 2018. Employment Rate in Switzerland averaged 78.99 percent from 1996 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 81.30 percent in the fourth quarter of 2016 and a record low of 76.90 percent in the second quarter of 1997.

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Switzerland Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 2.40 2.40 5.70 1.50 percent [+]
Employed Persons 5046.00 5025.00 5063.00 3242.00 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 106586.00 107893.00 206291.00 26.00 [+]
Productivity 104.72 102.90 104.72 77.83 Index Points [+]
Job Vacancies 33132.00 31587.00 33132.00 6062.00 [+]
Wages 6260.00 6235.00 6260.00 5082.00 CHF/Month [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 113.10 113.20 113.20 100.00 Index Points [+]
Population 8.48 8.42 8.48 5.30 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 64.00 64.00 64.00 63.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 65.00 65.00 65.00 65.00 [+]
Wage Growth 0.80 0.40 7.80 0.10 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 2.50 2.60 5.70 1.40 percent [+]
Job Offers 70578.00 62103.00 78215.00 29043.00 [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 68.40 68.60 68.80 66.80 percent [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 1.90 1.60 2.00 1.40 percent [+]
Non Farm Payrolls 5048.00 4961.00 5048.00 3841.00 Thousand [+]
Part Time Employment 1649.50 1663.80 1663.80 1064.50 Thousand [+]
Employment Change 0.30 0.30 1.20 -0.60 percent [+]
Employment Rate 79.90 79.40 81.30 76.90 percent [+]
Full Time Employment 2798.30 2822.30 2839.10 2628.90 Thousand [+]


Switzerland Employment Rate

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

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
79.90 79.40 81.30 76.90 1996 - 2018 percent Quarterly
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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 Jun/18
Germany 75.40 Jun/18
France 65.80 Jun/18
Spain 63.53 Jun/18
Australia 62.20 Aug/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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