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Unemployment Rate and Employment Data in Russia

Russia Unemployment Data

Indicator Data Period
Unemployment Rate 3 % Aug/23
Employed Persons 74.2 Million Person Aug/23
Employment Rate  61.3 % Aug/23
Unemployed Persons 2.3 Million Persons Aug/23


Latest data on Unemployment Rate (%)

Unemployment Rate
                     Russia - Historical Data (%)

What is Unemployment Rate in Russia?

  • Unemployment Rate in Russia remained unchanged at 3 % in August 2023. The maximum rate was 14.1 % and minimum was 4.3 %.
  • Data published Monthly by Federal State Statistics Service.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
3 Aug/23 27.09.2023
3 Jul/23 30.08.2023
3.1 Jun/23 02.08.2023
3.2 May/23 28.06.2023
3.3 Apr/23 31.05.2023
3.5 Mar/23 04.05.2023
3.5 Feb/23 29.03.2023
3.6 Jan/23 01.03.2023


Historical Chart by presidents (%)

Unemployment Rate in Russia by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Vladimir Putin (2) 07.05.2002 - 5.1000 4.7000 5.2000 4.7000 -7.84%


Latest data on Employed Persons (Million Person)

Employed Persons
                     Russia - Historical Data (Million Person)

How many employed persons are in Russia?

  • Number of Employed Persons in Russia increased to 74.2 Million Person in August 2023. The maximum rate was 74.1 Million Person and minimum was 60.4 Million Person.
  • Data published Monthly by Federal State Statistics Service.

Historical Data (Million Person) by years

Data
Period
Date
74.2 Aug/23 30.09.2023
74 Jul/23 31.08.2023
73.6 Jun/23 05.08.2023
73.4 May/23 14.07.2023
73.3 Apr/23 03.06.2023
73 Mar/23 06.05.2023
72.8 Feb/23 01.04.2023
72.9 Jan/23 04.03.2023


Historical Chart by presidents (Million Person)

Employed Persons in Russia by presidents

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


Latest data on Employment Rate  (%)

Employment Rate 
                     Russia - Historical Data (%)

What is Employment Rate in Russia?

  • Employment Rate in Russia increased to 61.3 % in August 2023. The maximum rate was 66.6 % and minimum was 58 %.
  • Data published Monthly by Federal State Statistics Service.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
61.3 Aug/23 30.09.2023
61.1 Jul/23 31.08.2023
60.7 Jun/23 05.08.2023
60.6 May/23 14.07.2023
60.5 Apr/23 03.06.2023
60.3 Mar/23 06.05.2023
60.1 Feb/23 01.04.2023
60.1 Jan/23 04.03.2023


Historical Chart by presidents (%)

Employment Rate  in Russia by presidents

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


Latest data on Unemployed Persons (Million Persons)

Unemployed Persons
                     Russia - Historical Data (Million Persons)

How many Unemployed Persons are in Russia?

  • Number of Unemployed Persons in Russia remained unchanged at 2.3 Million Persons in August 2023. The maximum rate was 10.4 Million Persons and minimum was 3.3 Million Persons.
  • Data published Monthly by Federal State Statistics Service.

Historical Data (Million Persons) by years

Data
Period
Date
2.3 Aug/23 30.09.2023
2.3 Jul/23 31.08.2023
2.4 Jun/23 05.08.2023
2.4 May/23 14.07.2023
2.5 Apr/23 03.06.2023
2.6 Mar/23 04.05.2023
2.6 Feb/23 29.03.2023
2.7 Jan/23 01.03.2023


Historical Chart by presidents (Million Persons)

Unemployed Persons in Russia by presidents

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

Other labor indicators in Russia

Index Updated Actual Previous
Retirement Age Men 2022 61.5 61.5
Wages Jul/23 730.402 USD/Month 783.429
Job Offers Nov/19 1.651 Million 1.722
Labor Force Participation Rate Jun/23 62.7 % 62.6
Living Wage Individual 2018 206.325 USD/Month 210.594

Unemployment Rate in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
Austria Sep/23 5.9 % 6.1
Ireland Sep/23 4.2 % 4.1
Luxembourg Aug/23 5.3 % 5.2
Spain 2Q/23 11.6 % 13.26
Iceland Aug/23 3.3 % 3.5
Norway Aug/23 3.6 % 3.6
Belarus Dec/22 3.6 % 3.9
Belgium Aug/23 5.5 % 5.5
Bulgaria Aug/23 5.3 % 5.2
Croatia Aug/23 6 % 5.8
Cyprus Aug/23 6.6 % 6.6
Czech Republic Sep/23 3.6 % 3.6
Denmark Aug/23 2.5 % 2.5
Estonia 2Q/23 6.7 % 5.3
Euro Area Aug/23 6.4 % 6.5
European Union Aug/23 5.9 % 6
Finland Aug/23 6.7 % 6.9
France 2Q/23 7.2 % 7.1
Germany Sep/23 5.7 % 5.7
Greece Aug/23 10.9 % 10.9
Hungary Aug/23 4.1 % 4
Italy Aug/23 7.3 % 7.5
Latvia 2Q/23 6.4 % 6.4
Lithuania Aug/23 8.4 % 8.6
Macedonia 2Q/23 13.2 % 13.4
Malta 2Q/23 2.5 % 2.9
Moldova 2Q/23 3.8 % 5.5
Montenegro Sep/23 16.2 % 16.43
Netherlands Aug/23 3.6 % 3.6
Poland Aug/23 5 % 5
Portugal 2Q/23 6.1 % 7.2
Romania Aug/23 5.4 % 5.5
Russia Aug/23 3 % 3
Serbia 2Q/23 9.6 % 10.1
Slovakia Aug/23 5.23 % 5.22
Slovenia Jul/23 4.8 % 4.7
Sweden Aug/23 7.7 % 6.2
Switzerland Sep/23 2 % 2
Turkey Aug/23 9.2 % 9.4
Ukraine 4Q/21 10.5 % 9.1
United Kingdom Aug/19 3.9 %
Liechtenstein 2022 1.3 % 1.6
Albania 2Q/23 10.7 % 10.9
Bosnia and Herzegovina Jun/23 13.1 % 13.3
Kosovo 4Q/22 12.6 % 20.7