Manpower Survey Results in June 2018
Contact Information：Manpower Survey Section, Department of Census, Directorate General of Budget Accounting & Statistics (DGBAS)
Total employment in June 2018 was 11,418,000, which increased by 7,000(+0.06%) from the previous month; moreover, it increased by 81,000 (+0.71%) from that of the previous year.
The unemployment rate rose by 0.07 percentage points to 3.70 percent in June 2018, however, the seasonally adjusted unemployment rate fell by 0.01 percentage points to 3.68 percent. The number of unemployed persons was 439,000 in June 2018, which increased by 9,000(+2.12%) from the previous month, however, it decreased by 1,000(-0.23%) from that of the previous year.
Labor force participation rate was 58.92 percent in June, which rose by 0.06 percentage points from the previous month; moreover, it rose by 0.17 percentage points from that of the previous year.
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