Japan Unemployed Persons

The number of unemployed persons in Japan decreased to 2330 Thousand in February of 2014 from 2420 Thousand in January of 2014. Unemployed Persons in Japan is reported by the Statistics Bureau of Japan. Unemployed Persons in Japan averaged 1634.95 Thousand from 1953 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 3680 Thousand in August of 2002 and a record low of 490 Thousand in March of 1965. In Japan, unemployed persons are individuals who are without a job and actively seeking to work. This page provides - Japan Unemployed Persons - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-24

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
2330.00 2420.00 3680.00 490.00 2334.28 | 2014/03 1953 - 2014 Thousand Monthly
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Japan Unemployed Persons
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Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Unit
Employed Persons 63320.00 2014-02-15 63190.00 65840.00 38370.00 63462.97 2014-03-31 Thousand [+]
Job Vacancies 835.16 2014-02-15 860.31 869.17 266.29 844.01 2014-03-31 Thousand [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 58.80 2014-02-15 58.70 74.00 58.50 59.22 2014-03-31 Percent [+]
Productivity 107.00 2014-01-15 99.60 118.10 67.00 99.63 2014-02-28 Index Points [+]
Retirement Age Men 61.00 2013-01-01 60.00 65.00 64.00 61.08 2013-12-31 [+]
Retirement Age Women 61.00 2013-01-01 60.00 61.00 60.00 61.08 2013-12-31 [+]
Unemployed Persons 2330.00 2014-02-15 2420.00 3680.00 490.00 2334.28 2014-03-31 Thousand [+]
Wages 292.08 2014-02-15 298.94 883.79 52.91 310.36 2014-03-31 JPY THO [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 326.77 2014-02-15 334.10 868.49 9.79 337.43 2014-03-31 JPY THO [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 5.90 2013-12-31 6.80 10.80 4.00 6.39 2014-01-31 Percent [+]
Unemployment Rate 3.60 2014-02-15 3.70 5.60 1.00 3.90 2014-03-31 Percent [+]
Population 127.22 2013-12-31 127.52 128.06 83.20 127.10 2014-06-30 Million [+]
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Unemployed Persons | Notes
The Unemployed persons report accounts only for individuals who are actively looking for a job but cannot find work.


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