ILO Department of Statistics - Short term indicators of the labour market


Last update: 2014-08-28


Timely information on the labour market and consumer prices are indispensable for drawing up appropriate policy responses to the global economic crisis. Each month the ILO publishes the latest national data for indicators which have been selected for their ability to reflect recent and short term changes.


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Global Trends in the Labour Market[pdf]   [xls]2014-08-28




Statistics
by indicator
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Working age population
Working-age population[xls]10174 series
Economically active population
Labour force[xls]10277 series
Labour force participation rate[xls]10102 series
Employment
Employment[xls]21677 series
Employment-to-population ratio[xls]9447 series
Time-related underemployment[xls]47 series
Time-related underemployment rate[xls]45 series
Employees[xls]9155 series
Share of employees in total employment[xls]8311 series
Self-employed[xls]8041 series
Share of self-employed in total employment[xls]8039 series
Unemployment
Unemployment[xls]12574 series
Unemployment-to-population ratio[xls]10109 series
Unemployment rate[xls]10485 series
Share of long term unemployment in total unemployment[xls]160 series
Persons outside the labour force
Working age population outside the labour force[xls]10086 series
Inactivity rate[xls]10084 series
Discouraged job-seekers[xls]28 series
Working time
Hours of work of total employment[xls]7334 series
Hours of work of employees[xls]7084 series
Hours of work of self-employed[xls]2762 series
Earnings and employment-related income
Earnings of employees[xls]755 series
Consumer Price Indices
Consumer price indices (Base year 2000)[xls]352 series
Consumer price indices (12 months change)[xls]353 series
by country
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Albania[xls]23 series
Algeria[xls]4 series
Andorra[xls]43 series
Angola[xls]2 series
Anguilla[xls]4 series
Antigua and Barbuda[xls]4 series
Argentina[xls]1663 series
Armenia[xls]103 series
Aruba[xls]4 series
Australia[xls]1076 series
Austria[xls]4189 series
Azerbaijan[xls]12 series
Bahamas[xls]4 series
Bahrain[xls]12 series
Bangladesh[xls]4 series
Barbados[xls]217 series
Belarus[xls]23 series
Belgium[xls]4241 series
Belize[xls]21 series
Benin[xls]4 series
Bermuda[xls]4 series
Bhutan[xls]4 series
Bolivia[xls]124 series
Bosnia and Herzegovina[xls]162 series
Botswana[xls]103 series
Brazil[xls]271 series
Brunei Darussalam[xls]5 series
Bulgaria[xls]4177 series
Burkina Faso[xls]4 series
Cambodia[xls]4 series
Cameroon[xls]2 series
Canada[xls]3304 series
Cape Verde[xls]4 series
Cayman Islands[xls]4 series
Central African Republic[xls]2 series
Chad[xls]4 series
Chile[xls]704 series
China[xls]30 series
Colombia[xls]298 series
Congo[xls]4 series
Cook Islands[xls]4 series
Costa Rica[xls]124 series
Côte d'Ivoire[xls]4 series
Croatia[xls]4594 series
Cyprus[xls]4228 series
Czech Republic[xls]4356 series
Denmark[xls]4554 series
Dominican Republic[xls]187 series
Ecuador[xls]61 series
Egypt[xls]31 series
El Salvador[xls]4 series
Estonia[xls]4031 series
Ethiopia[xls]4 series
Fiji[xls]4 series
Finland[xls]4338 series
France[xls]4453 series
French Guiana[xls]9 series
French Polynesia[xls]4 series
Gabon[xls]4 series
Gambia[xls]4 series
Georgia[xls]22 series
Germany[xls]4547 series
Ghana[xls]4 series
Gibraltar[xls]4 series
Greece[xls]4131 series
Guadeloupe[xls]9 series
Guam[xls]48 series
Guatemala[xls]4 series
Guinea[xls]4 series
Guinea-Bissau[xls]4 series
Guyana[xls]4 series
Haiti[xls]4 series
Honduras[xls]220 series
Hong Kong China[xls]136 series
Hungary[xls]4196 series
Iceland[xls]4105 series
India[xls]213 series
Indonesia[xls]894 series
Iran Islamic Rep. of[xls]74 series
Iraq[xls]4 series
Ireland[xls]4629 series
Isle of Man[xls]8 series
Israel[xls]1373 series
Italy[xls]4216 series
Jamaica[xls]176 series
Japan[xls]1424 series
Jersey[xls]8 series
Jordan[xls]31 series
Kazakhstan[xls]142 series
Kenya[xls]4 series
Korea Republic of[xls]1352 series
Kosovo[xls]7 series
Kuwait[xls]4 series
Kyrgyzstan[xls]44 series
Lao People's Dem. Rep.[xls]4 series
Latvia[xls]4420 series
Lesotho[xls]4 series
Liechtenstein[xls]24 series
Lithuania[xls]4111 series
Luxembourg[xls]4540 series
Macau China[xls]209 series
Macedonia The former Yugoslav Rep. of[xls]3584 series
Madagascar[xls]4 series
Malawi[xls]4 series
Malaysia[xls]84 series
Maldives[xls]4 series
Mali[xls]4 series
Malta[xls]4132 series
Martinique[xls]9 series
Mauritania[xls]4 series
Mauritius[xls]274 series
Mexico[xls]1661 series
Moldova Republic of[xls]265 series
Mongolia[xls]14 series
Montenegro[xls]204 series
Morocco[xls]179 series
Mozambique[xls]2 series
Myanmar[xls]4 series
Namibia[xls]4 series
Nepal[xls]4 series
Netherlands[xls]4686 series
Netherlands Antilles[xls]4 series
New Caledonia[xls]22 series
New Zealand[xls]511 series
Nicaragua[xls]4 series
Niger[xls]4 series
Nigeria[xls]4 series
Norfolk Island[xls]4 series
Norway[xls]4563 series
Oman[xls]4 series
Pakistan[xls]16 series
Panama[xls]263 series
Papua New Guinea[xls]4 series
Paraguay[xls]67 series
Peru[xls]144 series
Philippines[xls]308 series
Poland[xls]4292 series
Portugal[xls]4167 series
Puerto Rico[xls]14 series
Qatar[xls]4 series
Réunion[xls]9 series
Romania[xls]4141 series
Russian Federation[xls]555 series
Rwanda[xls]4 series
Saint Helena[xls]4 series
Samoa[xls]4 series
San Marino[xls]28 series
Sao Tome and Principe[xls]4 series
Saudi Arabia[xls]997 series
Senegal[xls]4 series
Serbia[xls]123 series
Seychelles[xls]15 series
Sierra Leone[xls]4 series
Singapore[xls]81 series
Slovakia[xls]4117 series
Slovenia[xls]4249 series
Solomon Islands[xls]4 series
South Africa[xls]365 series
Spain[xls]4241 series
Sri Lanka[xls]276 series
Suriname[xls]4 series
Swaziland[xls]3 series
Sweden[xls]4704 series
Switzerland[xls]4386 series
Syrian Arab Republic[xls]124 series
Taiwan China[xls]351 series
Tajikistan[xls]11 series
Tanzania (Tanganyika)[xls]4 series
Thailand[xls]357 series
Timor-Leste[xls]3 series
Togo[xls]4 series
Tonga[xls]4 series
Trinidad and Tobago[xls]43 series
Tunisia[xls]49 series
Turkey[xls]4414 series
Uganda[xls]4 series
Ukraine[xls]60 series
United Kingdom[xls]4709 series
United States[xls]1755 series
Uruguay[xls]48 series
Vanuatu[xls]7 series
Venezuela Bolivarian Rep. of[xls]105 series
Viet Nam[xls]227 series
Virgin Islands (US)[xls]6 series
West Bank and Gaza Strip[xls]71 series
Yemen[xls]4 series
Zambia[xls]4 series
Zimbabwe[xls]48 series
disaggregated by
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Sex
Working-age population[xls]427 series
Labour force[xls]469 series
Labour force participation rate[xls]442 series
Employment[xls]490 series
Employment-to-population ratio[xls]356 series
Time-related underemployment[xls]47 series
Time-related underemployment rate[xls]45 series
Employees[xls]336 series
Share of employees in total employment[xls]286 series
Self-employed[xls]195 series
Share of self-employed in total employment[xls]195 series
Unemployment[xls]689 series
Unemployment-to-population ratio[xls]445 series
Unemployment rate[xls]618 series
Share of long term unemployment in total unemployment[xls]160 series
Working age population outside the labour force[xls]427 series
Inactivity rate[xls]427 series
Discouraged job-seekers[xls]28 series
Hours of work of total employment[xls]129 series
Hours of work of employees[xls]109 series
Hours of work of self-employed[xls]102 series
Earnings of employees[xls]57 series
Sex and age
Working-age population[xls]4528 series
Labour force[xls]4610 series
Labour force participation rate[xls]4515 series
Employment[xls]4610 series
Employment-to-population ratio[xls]3954 series
Unemployment[xls]5120 series
Unemployment-to-population ratio[xls]4527 series
Unemployment rate[xls]4659 series
Working age population outside the labour force[xls]4517 series
Inactivity rate[xls]4515 series
Sex, age and education
Working-age population[xls]4469 series
Labour force[xls]4405 series
Labour force participation rate[xls]4405 series
Employment[xls]4400 series
Employment-to-population ratio[xls]4400 series
Unemployment[xls]4400 series
Unemployment-to-population ratio[xls]4400 series
Unemployment rate[xls]4400 series
Working age population outside the labour force[xls]4405 series
Inactivity rate[xls]4405 series
Sex and geographical coverage
Working-age population[xls]327 series
Labour force[xls]324 series
Labour force participation rate[xls]324 series
Employment[xls]327 series
Employment-to-population ratio[xls]321 series
Unemployment[xls]327 series
Unemployment-to-population ratio[xls]321 series
Unemployment rate[xls]339 series
Working age population outside the labour force[xls]321 series
Inactivity rate[xls]321 series
Sex and education
Working-age population[xls]423 series
Labour force[xls]469 series
Labour force participation rate[xls]416 series
Employment[xls]484 series
Employment-to-population ratio[xls]416 series
Unemployment[xls]474 series
Unemployment-to-population ratio[xls]416 series
Unemployment rate[xls]469 series
Working age population outside the labour force[xls]416 series
Inactivity rate[xls]416 series
Sex and economic activity
Employment[xls]9096 series
Employees[xls]6556 series
Share of employees in total employment[xls]5762 series
Self-employed[xls]5580 series
Share of self-employed in total employment[xls]5578 series
Hours of work of total employment[xls]4984 series
Hours of work of employees[xls]4767 series
Hours of work of self-employed[xls]830 series
Earnings of employees[xls]698 series
Sex and occupation
Employment[xls]2270 series
Employees[xls]2263 series
Share of employees in total employment[xls]2263 series
Self-employed[xls]2266 series
Share of self-employed in total employment[xls]2266 series
Hours of work of total employment[xls]2221 series
Hours of work of employees[xls]2208 series
Hours of work of self-employed[xls]1830 series
Sex and duration of unemployment
Unemployment[xls]1367 series
Sex and unemployment benefits schemes
Unemployment[xls]197 series
COICOP
Consumer price indices (Base year 2000)[xls]352 series
Consumer price indices (12 months change)[xls]353 series

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The data published in the Short term indicators of the labour market page are drawn from official national statistical sources. They are compiled and released on a monthly, quarterly or half-year basis and based on national definitions.