Taiwan Unemployment Rate  1978-2016 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in Taiwan was recorded at 3.95 percent in August of 2016, compared to 3.96 percent in the previous three months. It was the lowest jobless rate since March. On an unadjusted basis, unemployment rate stood at 4.08 percent from 4.02 percent in a month earlier. There were 480 thousand people unemployed in August, up from 472 thousand people in July. Youth unemployment rate increased to 12.82 percent from 12.45 percent in the preceding month. The number of employed persons were at 11,290 thousand, up from 11,275 thousand in a month earlier. Total labour force came in at 11,770 thousand from 11,747 million in July. Unemployment Rate in Taiwan averaged 3.01 percent from 1978 until 2016, reaching an all time high of 6.02 percent in July of 2009 and a record low of 1.04 percent in February of 1979. Unemployment Rate in Taiwan is reported by the National Statistics, Republic of China.

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Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
3.95 3.96 6.02 1.04 1978 - 2016 percent Monthly
In Taiwan, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. This page provides the latest reported value for - Taiwan Unemployment Rate - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Taiwan Unemployment Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on September of 2016.


Calendar GMT Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2016-07-22 12:30 AM Jun 3.96% 3.96% 3.97% 4%
2016-08-22 12:30 AM Jul 3.96% 3.96% 3.95%
2016-09-22 12:30 AM Aug 3.95% 3.96% 3.97%
2016-10-22 12:30 AM Sep 3.95% 3.96%
2016-11-23 12:30 AM Oct 3.97%
2016-12-22 12:30 AM Nov 3.98%

Taiwan Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 3.95 3.96 6.02 1.04 percent [+]
Employed Persons 11290.00 11275.00 11290.00 6068.00 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 480.00 472.00 659.00 71.00 Thousand [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 58.74 58.75 61.21 57.06 percent [+]
Labour Costs 105.78 96.61 289.35 64.98 Index Points [+]
Productivity 109.65 107.37 116.09 20.29 Index Points [+]
Minimum Wages 20008.00 19273.00 20008.00 2400.00 TWD/Month [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 47934.00 42883.00 84071.00 1788.00 TWD/Month [+]
Population 23.49 23.43 23.49 15.93 Million [+]
Wages 46911.00 44998.00 88285.00 7902.00 TWD/Month [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 12.82 12.45 14.02 11.18 percent [+]




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