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Singapore

Singapore Unemployment Stats

Definitions

  • Total > % of total labor force: Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.
  • Youth female > % of female labor force ages 15-24: Youth unemployment refers to the share of the labor force ages 15-24 without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.
  • Youth male > % of male labor force ages 15-24: Youth unemployment refers to the share of the labor force ages 15-24 without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.
  • Youth total > % of total labor force ages 15-24: Youth unemployment refers to the share of the labor force ages 15-24 without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.
STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Total > % of total labor force 3.2% 2008 62nd out of 67
Youth female > % of female labor force ages 15-24 11.1% 2007 46th out of 71
Youth male > % of male labor force ages 15-24 6.9% 2007 65th out of 71
Youth total > % of total labor force ages 15-24 8.9% 2007 58th out of 70

SOURCES: International Labour Organisation, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.

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