The number of unemployed persons in Hong Kong decreased to 147.40 Thousand in October of 2022 from 155.30 Thousand in September of 2022. source: Census and Statistics Department, Hong Kong

Unemployed Persons in Hong Kong averaged 127.87 Thousand from 1981 until 2022, reaching an all time high of 307.70 Thousand in August of 2003 and a record low of 24.90 Thousand in February of 1989. This page provides the latest reported value for - Hong Kong Unemployed Persons - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Hong Kong Unemployed Persons - values, historical data and charts - was last updated on December of 2022.

Unemployed Persons in Hong Kong is expected to be 200.00 Thousand by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Hong Kong Unemployed Persons is projected to trend around 200.00 Thousand in 2023, according to our econometric models.

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Hong Kong Unemployed Persons

Related Last Previous Unit Reference
Unemployment Rate 3.80 3.90 percent Oct 2022
Unemployed Persons 147.40 155.30 Thousand Oct 2022
Employed Persons 3648.60 3628.90 Thousand Oct 2022
Labor Force Participation Rate 58.60 58.60 percent Oct 2022
Productivity 110.20 107.40 points Dec 2021
Job Vacancies 62498.00 53696.00 Jun 2022
Wages 17320.00 17146.00 HKD/Month Jun 2022
Wages in Manufacturing 15795.00 15648.00 HKD/Month Jun 2022
Population 7.41 7.47 Million Dec 2021
Youth Unemployment Rate 7.50 7.70 percent Oct 2022

Hong Kong Unemployed Persons
In Hong Kong, unemployed persons are individuals who are without a job and actively seeking to work.
Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
147.40 155.30 307.70 24.90 1981 - 2022 Thousand Monthly
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