Japan Unemployed Persons 1953-2015 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

The number of unemployed persons in Japan decreased to 2290 Thousand in November of 2014 from 2340 Thousand in October of 2014. Unemployed Persons in Japan averaged 1643.07 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
2290.00 2340.00 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 Friday, January 30, 2015.

Japan Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 3.40 3.50 5.60 1.00 percent [+]
Employed Persons 63450.00 63550.00 65840.00 38370.00 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 2290.00 2340.00 3680.00 490.00 Thousand [+]
Job Vacancies 835.94 825.99 869.16 266.29 Thousand [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 7.20 6.30 10.90 4.00 percent [+]
Productivity 100.10 104.40 119.10 67.70 Index Points [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 59.40 59.70 74.00 58.50 percent [+]
Wages 312.69 299.58 883.79 52.91 JPY Thousand [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 351.11 334.54 868.48 9.78 JPY THO [+]
Population 127.02 127.22 128.06 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 759.15 Dec/14 775.37 952.40 366.18 Thousand [+]
Brazil 1.19 Nov/14 1.14 2.82 1.06 Million [+]
Canada 1276.20 Dec/14 1279.20 1748.90 691.50 Thousand [+]
China 947.00 Aug/14 949.00 949.00 810.00 Thousand [+]
Euro Area 18394.00 Nov/14 18395.00 19203.00 11369.00 Thousand [+]
France 2841.00 Aug/14 2764.00 2841.00 644.00 Thousand [+]
Germany 3031.60 Jan/15 2763.50 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 3457.03 Nov/14 3416.80 3457.03 1423.55 Thousand [+]
Japan 2290.00 Nov/14 2340.00 3680.00 490.00 Thousand [+]
Mexico 2746235.00 Aug/14 2539069.00 3012574.00 915418.00 [+]
Netherlands 642.00 Dec/14 630.00 694.00 288.00 Thousand [+]
Russia 3.90 Nov/14 3.90 10.40 3.60 Million [+]
South Korea 934.00 Dec/14 903.00 1564.00 684.00 Thousand [+]
Spain 4466.03 Dec/14 4471.53 4889.46 468.29 Thousand [+]
Switzerland 135251.00 Nov/14 136361.00 195385.00 -4371.00 [+]
Turkey 3043.00 Oct/14 3064.00 3359.00 1773.00 Thousand [+]
United Kingdom 867.70 Dec/14 897.40 3090.00 422.60 Thousand [+]
United States 8688.00 Dec/14 9071.00 15382.00 1596.00 Thousand [+]