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Unemployment Rate and Employment Data in Macau

Macau Unemployment Data

Indicator Data Period
Unemployment Rate 2.5 % Aug/23
Employed Persons 366 Thousand Person | 0.366 Million Person 2Q/23
Unemployed Persons 9.3 Thousand Persons | 0.009 Million Persons 2Q/23


Latest data on Unemployment Rate (%)

Unemployment Rate
                     Macau - Historical Data (%)

What is Unemployment Rate in Macau?

  • Unemployment Rate in Macau decreased to 2.5 % in August 2023. The maximum rate was 7.1 % and minimum was 1.7 %.
  • Data published Monthly by Statistics and Census Service.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
2.5 Aug/23 29.09.2023
2.6 Jul/23 25.08.2023
2.8 Jun/23 28.07.2023
2.8 May/23 30.06.2023
2.8 Apr/23 25.05.2023
3.1 Mar/23 28.04.2023
3.3 Feb/23 24.03.2023
3.4 Jan/23 24.02.2023


Historical Chart by chief executive (%)

Unemployment Rate in Macau by chief executive

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Fernando Chui 20.12.2009 - 3.1000 1.9000 3.1000 1.7000 -38.71%
Edmund Ho 20.12.1999 - 20.12.2009 6.6000 3.3000 7.1000 2.8000 -50.00%


Latest data on Employed Persons (Thousand Person)

Employed Persons
                     Macau - Historical Data (Thousand Person)

How many employed persons are in Macau?

  • Number of Employed Persons in Macau increased to 366 Thousand Person (0.366 Million Person) in the third quarter of 2023. The maximum rate was 402 Thousand Person and minimum was 193 Thousand Person.
  • Data published Quarterly by Statistics and Census Service.

Historical Data (Thousand Person) by years

Data
Period
Date
366 2Q/23 29.09.2023
363 2Q/23 25.08.2023
361 2Q/23 12.08.2023
359 1Q/23 28.04.2023
361 0Q/23 24.02.2023
360 4Q/22 18.02.2023
362 3Q/22 30.12.2022
363 3Q/22 25.11.2022


Historical Chart by chief executive (Thousand Person)

Employed Persons in Macau by chief executive

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


Latest data on Unemployed Persons (Thousand Persons)

Unemployed Persons
                     Macau - Historical Data (Thousand Persons)

How many Unemployed Persons are in Macau?

  • Number of Unemployed Persons in Macau decreased to 9.3 Thousand Persons (0.009 Million Persons) in the third quarter of 2023. The maximum rate was 15 Thousand Persons and minimum was 6 Thousand Persons.
  • Data published Quarterly by Statistics and Census Service.

Historical Data (Thousand Persons) by years

Data
Period
Date
9.3 2Q/23 29.09.2023
9.8 2Q/23 25.08.2023
10.4 2Q/23 12.08.2023
11.5 1Q/23 28.04.2023
12.8 0Q/23 24.02.2023
13.2 4Q/22 18.02.2023
14 3Q/22 30.12.2022
14.7 3Q/22 25.11.2022


Historical Chart by chief executive (Thousand Persons)

Unemployed Persons in Macau by chief executive

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

Other labor indicators in Macau

Index Updated Actual Previous
Wages 2Q/23 2114.139 USD/Month 2114.139
Labor Force Participation Rate Aug/23 67.9 % 67.6

Unemployment Rate in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
Bangladesh 2022 4.7 % 5.1
Jordan 2Q/23 22.3 % 21.9
Kyrgyzstan Jul/23 2.7 % 2.8
Mongolia 2Q/23 5.8 % 6.6
Nepal 2021 5.1 % 4.7
Palestine 2Q/23 24.7 % 25.2
Tajikistan Dec/22 7.8 % 7.7
Cambodia 20 0.22 % 0.23
China 2Q/23 5.2 % 5.3
Georgia 2023 16.7 % 18
India 2023 7.1 % 8.1
Israel Aug/23 3.1 % 3.4
Pakistan 2021 6.3 % 6.9
South Korea Aug/23 2.4 % 2.8
Taiwan Aug/23 3.42 % 3.43
Vietnam 2Q/23 2.3 % 2.25
Maldives 2022 4.9 % 6.1
Armenia 2Q/23 11.7 % 13.7
Hong Kong Aug/23 2.8 % 2.8
Indonesia 1Q/23 5.45 % 5.86
Japan Aug/23 2.7 % 2.7
Kazakhstan Jun/23 4.7 % 4.8
Lebanon 2022 12.6 % 12.5
Macau Aug/23 2.5 % 2.6
Malaysia Aug/23 3.4 % 3.4
Philippines 2Q/23 4.4 % 4.8
Qatar 1Q/23 0.1 % 0.1
Singapore 2Q/23 1.9 % 1.8
Sri Lanka 2Q/23 5.2 % 4.7
Thailand Jun/23 1.06 % 1.05
Oman 2022 2.3 % 2.5
Iran 1Q/23 9.7 % 8.2
Laos 2022 2.6 % 3.6
Azerbaijan 2022 5.5 % 6
Kuwait 2022 2.5 % 2.8
Saudi Arabia 2Q/23 4.9 % 5.1
Bahrain 2022 5.5 % 6.6
North Korea 2022 3 % 3.2
United Arab Emirates 2022 2.75 % 3.11
Yemen 2022 13.59 % 13.89
Turkmenistan 2021 5.1 % 5
Uzbekistan 2018 6.9 % 7.2
Iraq 2022 15.55 % 16.17
Syria 2022 9.6 % 9.8
Afghanistan 2021 13.3 % 11.7
Bhutan 2022 5.9 % 4.8
Brunei 2022 7.2 % 7.4
Mauritius 2Q/23 6.4 % 6.7