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Unemployment Rate and Employment Data in Vietnam

Vietnam Unemployment Data

Indicator Data Period
Unemployment Rate 2.28 % 3Q/22
Youth Unemployment Rate 8.02 % 3Q/22
Employed Persons 50.8 Million Person 3Q/22
Unemployed Persons 1.1 Million Persons 3Q/22


Latest data on Unemployment Rate (%)

Unemployment Rate
                     Vietnam - Historical Data (%)

What is Unemployment Rate in Vietnam?

  • Unemployment Rate in Vietnam decreased to 2.28 % in the third quarter of 2022. The maximum rate was 4.5 % and minimum was 1.81 %.
  • Data published Quarterly by General Statistics Office.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
2.28 3Q/22 17.10.2022
2.46 1Q/22 19.04.2022
3.72 3Q/21 29.09.2021
2.62 2Q/21 20.07.2021
2.37 4Q/20 09.02.2021
2.73 2Q/20 21.07.2020
2.15 4Q/19 27.12.2019
2.17 3Q/19 29.10.2019


Historical Chart by presidents (%)

Unemployment Rate in Vietnam by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Trần Đại Quang 02.04.2016 - 21.09.2018 2.0600 2.0100 2.1400 2.0100 -2.43%
Trương Tấn Sang 25.07.2011 - 02.04.2016 2.3000 2.0500 2.3000 1.6300 -10.87%
Nguyễn Minh Triết 27.06.2006 - 25.07.2011 2.3000 2.9000 2.9000 2.0000 26.09%
Trần Đức Lương 24.09.1997 - 26.06.2006 4.5000 2.5000 4.5000 2.1000 -44.44%


Latest data on Youth Unemployment Rate (%)

Youth Unemployment Rate
                     Vietnam - Historical Data (%)

What is Youth Unemployment Rate in Vietnam?

  • Youth Unemployment Rate in Vietnam increased to 8.02 % in the third quarter of 2022. The maximum rate was 7.86 % and minimum was 5.09 %.
  • Data published Quarterly by General Statistics Office.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
8.02 3Q/22 17.10.2022
7.93 1Q/22 09.08.2022
8.78 4Q/21 23.02.2022
7.47 2Q/21 20.07.2021
6.98 2Q/20 21.07.2020
6.31 4Q/19 27.12.2019
6.53 3Q/19 29.10.2019
6.27 1Q/19 08.04.2019


Historical Chart by presidents (%)

Youth Unemployment Rate in Vietnam by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Trần Đại Quang 02.04.2016 - 21.09.2018 7.1000 7.3000 7.8600 7.1000 2.82%
Trương Tấn Sang 25.07.2011 - 02.04.2016 5.1700 6.6300 7.3000 5.1700 28.24%


Latest data on Employed Persons (Million Person)

Employed Persons
                     Vietnam - Historical Data (Million Person)

How many employed persons are in Vietnam?

  • Number of Employed Persons in Vietnam increased to 50.8 Million Person in the third quarter of 2022. The maximum rate was 55.33 Million Person and minimum was 23.5 Million Person.
  • Data published Quarterly by General Statistics Office.

Historical Data (Million Person) by years

Data
Period
Date
50.8 3Q/22 17.10.2022
50.5 2Q/22 09.08.2022
49.1 4Q/21 09.08.2022
53.37 4Q/20 04.09.2021
53.15 2Q/20 21.07.2020
55.03 4Q/19 27.12.2019
54.56 3Q/19 29.10.2019
54 2Q/18 04.07.2019


Historical Chart by presidents (Million Person)

Employed Persons in Vietnam by presidents

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


Latest data on Unemployed Persons (Million Persons)

Unemployed Persons
                     Vietnam - Historical Data (Million Persons)

How many Unemployed Persons are in Vietnam?

  • Number of Unemployed Persons in Vietnam decreased to 1.1 Million Persons in the third quarter of 2022. The maximum rate was 2.3 Million Persons and minimum was 0.8 Million Persons.
  • Data published Quarterly by General Statistics Office.

Historical Data (Million Persons) by years

Data
Period
Date
1.1 3Q/22 17.10.2022
1.2 2Q/22 09.08.2022
1.2 4Q/20 04.09.2021
1.1 4Q/19 12.09.2020
1.1 4Q/18 29.10.2019
1.1 2Q/18 04.07.2019


Historical Chart by presidents (Million Persons)

Unemployed Persons in Vietnam by presidents

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

Other labor indicators in Vietnam

Index Updated Actual Previous
Retirement Age Men 2022 60.5 60.25
Wages 3Q/22 270.148 USD/Month 266.116
Labor Force Participation Rate 3Q/22 68.7 % 68.5
Living Wage Individual 2018 204.676 USD/Month 202.161

Unemployment Rate in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
Bangladesh 2021 5.2 % 5.3
Jordan 2Q/22 22.6 % 22.8
Kyrgyzstan Sep/22 2.8 % 2.8
Mongolia 2Q/22 7.8 % 8.5
Nepal 2021 5.1 % 4.7
Palestine 3Q/22 25 % 24
Tajikistan Dec/21 7.8 % 7.6
Cambodia 2021 0.61 % 0.33
China 3Q/22 5.5 % 5.5
Georgia 2022 15.6 % 18.1
India 2022 6.4 % 8.3
Israel Oct/22 4.1 % 3.8
Pakistan 2021 6.5 % 4.4
South Korea Oct/22 2.8 % 2.8
Taiwan Oct/22 3.64 % 3.64
Vietnam 3Q/22 2.28 % 2.32
Maldives 2021 6.1 % 6.3
Armenia 2Q/22 13 % 14.8
Hong Kong Oct/22 3.8 % 3.9
Indonesia 3Q/22 5.86 % 5.83
Japan Sep/22 2.6 % 2.5
Kazakhstan Sep/22 4.9 % 4.9
Lebanon 2021 14.5 % 13.3
Macau Oct/22 3.9 % 4
Malaysia Sep/22 3.6 % 3.7
Philippines 3Q/22 5 % 5.3
Qatar 2Q/22 0.1 % 0.1
Singapore 3Q/22 2 % 2.1
Sri Lanka 2Q/22 4.6 % 4.3
Thailand Jun/22 1.37 % 1.53
Oman 2021 3.1 % 2.9
Iran 2Q/22 9.2 % 9.4
Laos 2021 1.3 % 1
Azerbaijan 2021 6 % 6.27
Kuwait 2021 3.7 % 3.5
Saudi Arabia 2Q/22 5.8 % 6
Bahrain 2020 4.9 % 4
North Korea 2021 2.6 % 2.9
United Arab Emirates 2021 3.9 % 6.7
Yemen 2021 13.6 % 13.42
Turkmenistan 2020 4.38 % 3.9
Uzbekistan 2018 6.9 % 7.2
Iraq 2021 14.2 % 13.74
Syria 2021 10.6 % 10.3
Afghanistan 2021 13.3 % 11.2
Bhutan 2020 5 % 2.7
Brunei 2021 4.9 % 7.4
Mauritius 2Q/22 8.1 % 8.7