Labor Force Participation Rate in Singapore remained unchanged at 67.70 percent in 2018 from 67.70 percent in 2017. Labor Force Participation Rate in Singapore averaged 64.50 percent from 1970 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 68.30 percent in 2015 and a record low of 55.30 percent in 1970.

Labor Force Participation Rate in Singapore is expected to be 68.00 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Singapore Labor Force Participation Rate is projected to trend around 68.00 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Singapore Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 2.20 2.20 6.00 1.40 percent [+]
Employed Persons 3715.80 3669.50 3715.80 1714.20 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 100.20 106.90 124.10 25.80 Thousand [+]
Average Weekly Hours 44.80 45.10 46.30 44.80 [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 67.70 67.70 68.30 55.30 percent [+]
Productivity 99.50 110.80 110.80 51.70 Index Points [+]
Labour Costs 99.50 110.80 110.80 51.70 Index Points [+]
Job Vacancies 48500.00 54700.00 67400.00 12000.00 [+]
Wages 5225.00 6005.00 6005.00 1302.00 SGD/Month [+]
Population 5.64 5.61 5.64 1.65 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 62.00 62.00 62.00 62.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 62.00 62.00 62.00 62.00 [+]
Employment Change 5.50 13.40 73.20 -26.00 Thousands Person [+]


Singapore Labor Force Participation Rate

The labour force participation rates is the number of persons who are employed and unemployed but looking for a job divided by the total working-age population. This page provides - Singapore Labor Force Participation Rate- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Singapore Labor Force Participation Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
67.70 67.70 68.30 55.30 1970 - 2018 percent Yearly




Country Last Previous
United Kingdom 79.00 Jul/19
France 72.00 Jun/19
Netherlands 71.30 Sep/19
Indonesia 69.20 Dec/18
Switzerland 68.40 Jun/19
Russia 67.90 Jun/19
Singapore 67.70 Dec/18
Australia 66.10 Sep/19
Italy 65.80 Jul/19
Canada 65.70 Sep/19
South Korea 63.50 Sep/19
United States 63.20 Sep/19
Japan 62.30 Aug/19
Brazil 62.10 Aug/19
Germany 61.60 Jun/19
Mexico 60.40 Aug/19
South Africa 59.80 Jun/19
Spain 58.74 Jun/19
Saudi Arabia 57.90 Jun/19
Euro Area 57.30 Jun/19
Turkey 53.10 Jul/19
India 49.80 Dec/18
Argentina 47.70 Jun/19


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