Employment Rate in Switzerland increased to 80.50 percent in the third quarter of 2018 from 79.90 percent in the second quarter of 2018. Employment Rate in Switzerland averaged 79.02 percent from 1996 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 81.30 percent in the fourth quarter of 2016 and a record low of 76.90 percent in the second quarter of 1997.

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Switzerland Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 2.50 2.70 5.70 1.50 percent [+]
Employed Persons 5065.00 5080.00 5080.00 3242.00 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 112341.00 119473.00 206291.00 26.00 [+]
Productivity 101.99 103.70 104.72 77.83 Index Points [+]
Job Vacancies 36325.00 35738.00 36850.00 6062.00 [+]
Wages 6260.00 6235.00 6260.00 5082.00 CHF/Month [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 113.10 113.20 113.20 100.00 Index Points [+]
Population 8.48 8.42 8.48 5.30 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 64.00 64.00 64.00 63.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 65.00 65.00 65.00 65.00 [+]
Wage Growth 0.50 0.80 7.80 0.10 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 2.10 2.30 5.70 1.40 percent [+]
Job Offers 72133.00 73674.00 78215.00 29043.00 [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 68.50 68.40 68.80 66.80 percent [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 1.50 1.80 2.00 1.40 percent [+]
Non Farm Payrolls 5068.00 5070.00 5070.00 3841.00 Thousand [+]
Part Time Employment 1668.80 1699.40 1699.40 1064.50 Thousand [+]
Employment Change 0.50 0.30 1.20 -0.60 percent [+]
Employment Rate 80.50 79.90 81.30 76.90 percent [+]
Full Time Employment 2841.10 2776.40 2841.10 2628.90 Thousand [+]


Switzerland Employment Rate

In Switzerland, the employment rate measures the number of people who have a job as a percentage of the working age population. This page provides - Switzerland Employment Rate- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Switzerland Employment Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on April of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
80.50 79.90 81.30 76.90 1996 - 2018 percent Quarterly
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Country Last Previous
Mexico 96.70 Feb/19
Switzerland 80.50 Sep/18
Netherlands 77.70 Sep/18
Germany 76.30 Sep/18
United Kingdom 76.10 Jan/19
France 66.10 Dec/18
Spain 64.00 Dec/18
Australia 62.30 Mar/19
Canada 61.90 Mar/19
United States 60.60 Mar/19
South Korea 60.10 Dec/18
Japan 60.00 Feb/19
Russia 59.10 Feb/19
Italy 58.60 Feb/19
Brazil 53.90 Feb/19
Turkey 45.90 Jan/19
South Africa 43.34 Dec/18
Argentina 42.20 Dec/18


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