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Unemployment Rate and Employment Data in Israel

Israel Unemployment Data

Indicator Data Period
Unemployment Rate 3.5 % Apr/22
Employed Persons 4131 Thousand Person | 4.131 Million Person 1Q/22
Employment Rate  60.6 % Mar/22
Unemployed Persons 150 Thousand Persons | 0.15 Million Persons 1Q/22


Latest data on Unemployment Rate (%)

Unemployment Rate
                     Israel - Historical Data (%)

What is Unemployment Rate in Israel?

  • Unemployment Rate in Israel decreased to 3.5 % in April 2022. The maximum rate was 11.4 % and minimum was 3.4 %.
  • Data published Monthly by Central Bureau of Statistics.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
3.5 Apr/22 23.05.2022
3.8 Mar/22 28.04.2022
3.9 Feb/22 28.03.2022
3.9 Jan/22 21.02.2022
4.3 Dec/21 24.01.2022
4.5 Nov/21 18.01.2022
5.2 Sep/21 25.10.2021
5 Aug/21 30.09.2021


Historical Chart by presidents (%)

Unemployment Rate in Israel by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Reuven Rivlin 24.07.2014 - 6.1000 3.9000 6.3000 3.6000 -36.07%
Shimon Peres 15.07.2007 - 24.07.2014 7.3000 6.4000 8.0000 5.4000 -12.33%
Moshe Katsav 01.08.2000 - 01.07.2007 8.8000 7.6000 10.9200 7.6000 -13.64%
Ezer Weizman 13.05.1993 - 13.07.2000 10.2000 8.8000 10.2000 6.5000 -13.73%
Chaim Herzog 05.05.1983 - 13.05.1993 11.4000 11.0000 11.4000 11.0000 -3.51%


Latest data on Employed Persons (Thousand Person)

Employed Persons
                     Israel - Historical Data (Thousand Person)

How many employed persons are in Israel?

  • Number of Employed Persons in Israel decreased to 4131 Thousand Person (4.131 Million Person) in the second quarter of 2022. The maximum rate was 3996 Thousand Person and minimum was 1537 Thousand Person.
  • Data published Quarterly by Central Bureau of Statistics.

Historical Data (Thousand Person) by years

Data
Period
Date
4131 1Q/22 23.05.2022
4144 1Q/22 28.04.2022
4141 0Q/22 02.04.2022
4109 0Q/22 21.02.2022
4095 4Q/21 24.01.2022
4090 3Q/21 18.01.2022
3992 3Q/21 25.10.2021
3989 2Q/21 30.09.2021


Historical Chart by presidents (Thousand Person)

Employed Persons in Israel by presidents

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


Latest data on Employment Rate  (%)

Employment Rate 
                     Israel - Historical Data (%)

What is Employment Rate in Israel?

  • Employment Rate in Israel remained unchanged at 60.6 % in March 2022. The maximum rate was 61.7 % and minimum was 57.2 %.
  • Data published Monthly by Central Bureau of Statistics.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
60.6 Mar/22 28.04.2022
60.6 Jan/22 21.02.2022
60.5 Nov/21 18.01.2022
59 Sep/21 26.10.2021
57.8 Apr/21 24.05.2021
57.4 Mar/21 26.04.2021
57.6 Jan/21 22.02.2021
57.6 Dec/20 31.01.2021


Historical Chart by presidents (%)

Employment Rate  in Israel by presidents

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


Latest data on Unemployed Persons (Thousand Persons)

Unemployed Persons
                     Israel - Historical Data (Thousand Persons)

How many Unemployed Persons are in Israel?

  • Number of Unemployed Persons in Israel decreased to 150 Thousand Persons (0.15 Million Persons) in the second quarter of 2022. The maximum rate was 305 Thousand Persons and minimum was 127 Thousand Persons.
  • Data published Quarterly by Central Bureau of Statistics.

Historical Data (Thousand Persons) by years

Data
Period
Date
150 1Q/22 23.05.2022
164 1Q/22 30.04.2022
168 0Q/22 02.04.2022
166 0Q/22 21.02.2022
182 4Q/21 24.01.2022
194 3Q/21 18.01.2022
217 3Q/21 25.10.2021
210 2Q/21 30.09.2021


Historical Chart by presidents (Thousand Persons)

Unemployed Persons in Israel by presidents

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

Other labor indicators in Israel

Index Updated Actual Previous
Retirement Age Men 2020 67 67
Wages Feb/22 3521.295 USD/Month 3532.024
Job Vacancies Mar/22 146.519 K 142.717
Labor Force Participation Rate Apr/22 62.6 % 63.1

Unemployment Rate in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
Bangladesh 2020 5.3 % 4.2
Jordan 4Q/21 23.3 % 23.2
Kyrgyzstan Mar/22 3 % 2.9
Mongolia 4Q/21 8.1 % 7.4
Nepal 2020 4.44 % 2.85
Palestine 1Q/22 25 % 24
Tajikistan Dec/20 7.5 % 2.1
Cambodia 2020 0.31 % 2.4
China 1Q/22 6.1 % 5.8
Georgia 2021 20.6 % 18.5
India 2022 7.8 % 7.6
Israel Apr/22 3.5 % 3.8
Pakistan 2020 4.4 % 4.1
South Korea Apr/22 2.7 % 2.7
Taiwan Apr/22 3.68 % 3.7
Vietnam 1Q/22 2.46 % 3.56
Maldives 2020 6.4 % 6.1
Armenia 4Q/21 14.5 % 15
Hong Kong Apr/22 5.4 % 5
Indonesia 1Q/22 5.83 % 6.49
Japan Mar/22 2.6 % 2.7
Kazakhstan Mar/22 4.9 % 4.9
Lebanon 2020 6.6 % 6
Macau Apr/22 3.5 % 3.5
Malaysia Mar/22 4.1 % 4.1
Philippines 1Q/22 5.8 % 6.4
Qatar 2Q/20 0.1 % 0.1
Singapore 1Q/22 2.2 % 2.4
Sri Lanka 4Q/21 4.6 % 5.2
Thailand Mar/22 1.53 % 1.64
Oman 2020 5 % 1.8
Iran 4Q/21 8.9 % 9.6
Laos 2020 1 % 0.6
Azerbaijan 2021 6 % 6.27
Kuwait 2020 2.3 % 2.41
Saudi Arabia 4Q/21 6.9 % 6.6
Bahrain 2020 4.9 % 4
North Korea 2020 4.7 % 3.3
United Arab Emirates 2020 5 % 2.64
Yemen 2020 13.42 % 12.9
Turkmenistan 2020 4.38 % 3.9
Uzbekistan 2018 6.9 % 7.2
Iraq 2020 13.74 % 12.76
Syria 2020 9 % 8.2
Afghanistan 2020 11.2 % 11.1
Bhutan 2020 5 % 2.7
Brunei 2020 8.4 % 6.8
Mauritius 4Q/21 8.1 % 9.5