Macao Unemployment Rate

Unemployment Rate in Macao decreased to 1.70 percent in January of 2014 from 1.80 percent in December of 2013. Unemployment Rate in Macao is reported by the Statistics and Census Service, Government of Macao SAR. Unemployment Rate in Macao averaged 4.19 Percent from 1996 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 7.10 Percent in June of 2000 and a record low of 1.70 Percent in January of 2014. In Macao, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. This page provides - Macao Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-16

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
1.70 1.80 7.10 1.70 1.60 | 2014/02 1996 - 2014 Percent Monthly

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Macao Unemployment Rate
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CALENDAR GMT Country Event Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast
2013-09-27 09:00 AM Macao
Unemployment Rate
Aug 2013 1.9% 1.9% 1.9%
2013-10-28 08:00 AM Macao
Unemployment Rate
Sep 2013 1.9% 1.9% 1.9%
2013-11-27 08:00 AM Macao
Unemployment Rate
Oct 2013 1.9% 1.9% 1.9%
2013-12-30 08:00 AM Macao
Unemployment Rate
Nov 2013 1.9% 1.9% 1.9%
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Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Unit
Population 0.58 2012-12-31 0.56 0.58 0.17 0.58 2013-12-31 Million [+]
Unemployment Rate 1.70 2014-01-31 1.80 7.10 1.70 1.60 2014-02-28 Percent [+]
Employed Persons 370.40 2013-11-15 364.30 370.40 193.00 374.63 2014-03-31 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 6.80 2013-11-15 6.90 15.00 6.00 6.51 2014-03-31 Thousand [+]
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Unemployment Rate | Notes
The unemployment rate can be defined as the number of people actively looking for a job divided by the labour force. Changes in unemployment depend mostly on inflows made up of non-employed people starting to look for jobs, of employed people who lose their jobs and look for new ones and of people who stop looking for employment.


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