Unemployment Rate in Vietnam increased to 2.20 percent in the third quarter of 2018 from 2.19 percent in the second quarter of 2018. Unemployment Rate in Vietnam averaged 2.35 percent from 1998 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 4.50 percent in the fourth quarter of 1998 and a record low of 1.81 percent in the fourth quarter of 2012.

Unemployment Rate in Vietnam is expected to be 2.20 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Unemployment Rate in Vietnam to stand at 2.30 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Vietnam Unemployment Rate is projected to trend around 2.40 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

Vietnam Unemployment Rate
width
height
Forecast Data Chart
Trading Economics members can view, download and compare data from nearly 200 countries, including more than 20 million economic indicators, exchange rates, government bond yields, stock indexes and commodity prices.

The Trading Economics Application Programming Interface (API) provides direct access to our data. It allows API clients to download millions of rows of historical data, to query our real-time economic calendar, subscribe to updates and receive quotes for currencies, commodities, stocks and bonds.


Vietnam Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 2.20 2.19 4.50 1.81 percent [+]
Employed Persons 54.00 54.10 54.10 23.50 Million [+]
Unemployed Persons 1.11 1.11 2.30 0.80 Million [+]
Minimum Wages 3980.00 3750.00 3980.00 1000.00 VND Thousand/Month [+]
Population 95.50 94.60 95.50 34.74 Million [+]
Retirement Age Men 60.00 60.00 60.00 60.00 [+]
Retirement Age Women 55.00 55.00 55.00 55.00 [+]
Wages 5433.00 5066.00 5507.00 1399.00 VND Thousand/Month [+]
Wages High Skilled 10825600.00 10960700.00 11876600.00 10160800.00 VND/Month [+]
Wages In Manufacturing 5527.00 4999.00 5527.00 2871.00 VND Thousand/Month [+]
Wages Low Skilled 5372100.00 5040600.00 6981300.00 5040600.00 VND/Month [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 7.29 7.10 7.86 5.09 percent [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 76.70 76.90 77.50 76.40 percent [+]
Living Wage Family 7763600.00 7633800.00 8250400.00 7633800.00 VND/Month [+]
Living Wage Individual 4752300.00 4693900.00 5258200.00 4693900.00 VND/Month [+]


Vietnam Unemployment Rate

In Vietnam, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. This page provides the latest reported value for - Vietnam Unemployment Rate - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Vietnam Unemployment Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on December of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
2.20 2.19 4.50 1.81 1998 - 2018 percent Quarterly




Country Last Previous
South Africa 27.50 Sep/18
Spain 14.55 Sep/18
Brazil 11.70 Oct/18
Turkey 11.10 Aug/18
Italy 10.60 Oct/18
Argentina 9.60 Jun/18
France 9.10 Sep/18
Euro Area 8.10 Oct/18
Saudi Arabia 6.00 Jun/18
Canada 5.60 Nov/18
Indonesia 5.34 Sep/18
Australia 5.00 Oct/18
Russia 4.70 Oct/18
United Kingdom 4.10 Sep/18
South Korea 3.90 Oct/18
China 3.82 Sep/18
Netherlands 3.70 Oct/18
United States 3.70 Nov/18
India 3.52 Dec/17
Germany 3.30 Oct/18
Mexico 3.20 Oct/18
Japan 2.40 Oct/18
Switzerland 2.40 Oct/18
Singapore 2.10 Sep/18


Related

Latest