Japan Unemployed Persons 1953-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

The number of unemployed persons in Japan decreased to 2340 Thousand in October of 2014 from 2370 Thousand in September of 2014. Unemployed Persons in Japan averaged 1641.97 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. Unemployed Persons in Japan is reported by the Statistics Bureau of Japan.

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Japan Unemployed Persons


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
2340.00 2370.00 3680.00 490.00 1953 - 2014 Thousand Monthly
Volume, SA
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. Content for - Japan Unemployed Persons - was last refreshed on Monday, December 22, 2014.

Japan Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 3.50 3.60 5.60 1.00 percent [+]
Employed Persons 63550.00 63660.00 65840.00 38370.00 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 2340.00 2370.00 3680.00 490.00 Thousand [+]
Job Vacancies 825.99 828.88 869.17 266.29 Thousand [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 7.20 6.30 10.90 4.00 percent [+]
Productivity 104.40 95.60 118.10 67.00 Index Points [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 59.70 59.90 74.00 58.50 percent [+]
Wages 300.44 298.19 883.79 52.91 JPY Thousand [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 335.63 333.52 868.49 9.79 JPY THO [+]
Population 127.22 127.52 128.06 83.20 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 61.00 60.00 61.00 60.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 61.00 60.00 61.00 60.00 [+]


Unemployed Persons Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 777.65 Nov/14 772.09 952.40 366.18 Thousand [+]
Brazil 1.19 Nov/14 1.14 2.82 1.06 Million [+]
Canada 1278.60 Nov/14 1258.80 1748.90 691.50 Thousand [+]
China 947.00 Aug/14 949.00 949.00 810.00 Thousand [+]
Euro Area 18395.00 Oct/14 18347.00 19203.00 11369.00 Thousand [+]
France 2841.00 Aug/14 2764.00 2841.00 644.00 Thousand [+]
Germany 2716.90 Nov/14 2732.80 5288.20 85.00 Thousand [+]
India 44.79 Dec/12 40.17 44.79 5.10 Million [+]
Indonesia 7147100.00 Dec/14 7170523.00 11899266.00 91700.00 [+]
Italy 3409.64 Oct/14 3319.83 3409.64 1433.68 Thousand [+]
Japan 2340.00 Oct/14 2370.00 3680.00 490.00 Thousand [+]
Mexico 2746235.00 Aug/14 2539069.00 2925045.00 915418.00 [+]
Netherlands 627.00 Oct/14 628.00 694.00 288.00 Thousand [+]
Russia 3.90 Oct/14 3.70 10.40 3.60 Million [+]
South Korea 903.00 Nov/14 935.00 1564.00 684.00 Thousand [+]
Spain 4471.53 Nov/14 4522.70 4889.46 468.29 Thousand [+]
Switzerland 136509.00 Oct/14 137170.00 195385.00 -4371.00 [+]
Turkey 2944.00 Aug/14 2654.00 3359.00 1773.00 Thousand [+]
United Kingdom 900.10 Nov/14 927.00 3090.00 422.60 Thousand [+]
United States 9110.00 Nov/14 8995.00 15382.00 1596.00 Thousand [+]