The number of unemployed persons in Japan decreased to 1600 Thousand in September of 2018 from 1670 Thousand in August of 2018. Unemployed Persons in Japan averaged 1663.16 Thousand from 1953 until 2018, 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 expected to be 1592.56 Thousand by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Unemployed Persons in Japan to stand at 1541.17 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Japan Unemployed Persons is projected to trend around 1483.27 Thousand in 2020, according to our econometric models.