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Unemployment Rate and Employment Data in China

China Unemployment Data

Indicator Data Period
Unemployment Rate 5.6 % 2Q/20
Employed Persons 77471 Tens of Thousands Pe | 774.71 Million Person 2019
Unemployed Persons 1005 Tens of Thousands Pe | 10.05 Million Persons 2Q/20


Latest data on Unemployment Rate (%)

Unemployment Rate
                     China - Historical Data (%)

What is Unemployment Rate in China?

  • Unemployment Rate in China decreased to 5.6 % in the third quarter of 2020. The maximum rate was 6.2 % and minimum was 3.9 %.
  • Data published Quarterly by Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
5.6 2Q/20 15.09.2020
5.7 2Q/20 14.08.2020
5.7 2Q/20 16.07.2020
5.9 1Q/20 15.06.2020
6 1Q/20 15.05.2020
5.9 1Q/20 17.04.2020
3.62 4Q/19 18.01.2020
3.61 3Q/19 04.11.2019


Historical Chart by presidents (%)

Unemployment Rate in China by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Xi Jinping 14.03.2013 - 3.9500 3.8900 3.9500 3.8900 -1.52%


Latest data on Employed Persons (Tens of Thousands Pe)

Employed Persons
                     China - Historical Data (Tens of Thousands Pe)

How many employed persons are in China?

  • Number of Employed Persons in China decreased to 77471 Tens of Thousands Pe (774.71 Million Person) in 2019. The maximum rate was 77640 Tens of Thousands Pe and minimum was 20729 Tens of Thousands Pe.
  • Data published Yearly by Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security.

Historical Data (Tens of Thousands Pe) by years

Data
Period
Date
77471 2019 18.01.2020
77586 2018 04.07.2019


Historical Chart by presidents (Tens of Thousands Pe)

Employed Persons in China by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End


Latest data on Unemployed Persons (Tens of Thousands Pe)

Unemployed Persons
                     China - Historical Data (Tens of Thousands Pe)

How many Unemployed Persons are in China?

  • Number of Unemployed Persons in China increased to 1005 Tens of Thousands Pe (10.05 Million Persons) in the second quarter of 2020. The maximum rate was 1005 Tens of Thousands Pe and minimum was 810 Tens of Thousands Pe.
  • Data published Quarterly by Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security.

Historical Data (Tens of Thousands Pe) by years

Data
Period
Date
1005 2Q/20 15.08.2020
945 4Q/19 16.05.2020
948 3Q/19 21.12.2019
947 2Q/19 29.10.2019
974 4Q/18 04.07.2019


Historical Chart by presidents (Tens of Thousands Pe)

Unemployed Persons in China by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End

Other labor indicators in China

Index Updated Actual Previous
Retirement Age Men 2019 60 60
Wages 2019 1108.172 USD/Month 1009.135

Unemployment Rate in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
Bangladesh 2019 4.2 % 4.3
Jordan 2Q/20 23 % 19.3
Kyrgyzstan Jun/20 3.1 % 3.1
Mongolia 4Q/19 8.1 % 9.9
Nepal 2017 3.2 % 3.4
Palestine 2Q/20 26.6 % 25
Tajikistan Nov/19 2.1 % 2.1
Cambodia 2019 0.7 % 0.7
China 2Q/20 5.6 % 5.7
Georgia 2018 12.7 % 13.9
India 2020 11 % 23.5
Israel Jul/20 4.6 % 4.6
Pakistan 2019 4.1 % 5.5
South Korea Aug/20 3.2 % 4.2
Taiwan Jul/20 3.9 % 3.97
Vietnam 2Q/20 2.73 % 2.22
Maldives 2019 6.4 % 6.1
Armenia 1Q/20 19.8 % 17.1
Hong Kong Aug/20 6.1 % 6.1
Indonesia 1Q/20 4.99 % 5.28
Japan Jul/20 2.9 % 2.8
Kazakhstan Aug/20 5 % 5
Lebanon 2019 6.2 % 6.2
Macau Jul/20 2.7 % 2.5
Malaysia Jul/20 4.7 % 4.9
Philippines 3Q/20 10 % 17.7
Qatar 4Q/19 0.1 % 0.1
Singapore 2Q/20 2.8 % 2.4
Sri Lanka 1Q/20 5.7 % 4.5
Thailand Aug/20 1.9 % 2.1
Oman 2019 3.1 % 3.1
Iran 3Q/19 10.4 % 10.9
Laos 2019 0.6 % 0.6
Azerbaijan 2019 4.8 % 5.2
Kuwait 2019 2.17 % 2.06
Saudi Arabia 1Q/20 5.7 % 5.7
Bahrain 2018 3.9 % 3.7
North Korea 2019 3.3 % 3.3
United Arab Emirates 2019 2.64 % 2.57
Yemen 2019 12.8 % 12.9
Turkmenistan 2019 3.9 % 3.8
Uzbekistan 2018 6.9 % 7.2
Iraq 2019 7.9 % 7.9
Syria 2019 8.4 % 8.3
Afghanistan 2019 11.1 % 11.1
Bhutan 2018 3.4 % 2.4
Brunei 2019 9.1 % 8.9
Mauritius 1Q/20 7.1 % 6.4