Unemployment rate of working-age labor in 2016

01 Jan

By: B&Company Vietnam


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Unemployment rate (overall)
Unemployment rate of working-age labor = 2.30%, of which it was 3.18% for the urban area; 1.86% for the rural area.
Unemployment (youth)
Unemployment rate of the youth aged 15-24= 7.34%, of which it was 11.30% for the urban area; 5.74% for the rural area.
Employment rate
Underemployment rate of working-age labor = 1.64%, lower than the rate of 1.89% in 2015 and 2.40% in 2014, of which it was 0.73% for the urban area; 2.10% for the rural area.
The rate of laborers with informal jobs outside of the agricultural, forestry and fishery households= 55.9%, of which 47.0% was in the urban area; 64.1% was in the rural area.
Source: General Statistics Office