OECD Labour Force Statistics 2014
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OECD Labour Force Statistics 2014

This annual edition of Labour Force Statistics provides detailed statistics on population, labour force, employment and unemployment, broken down by gender, as well as unemployment duration, employment status, employment by sector of activity and part-time employment. It also contains participation and unemployment rates by gender and detailed age groups as well as comparative tables for the main components of the labour force. Data are available for each OECD Member country and for OECD-Total, Euro area and European Union. The time series presented in the publication cover 10 years for most countries. It also provides information on the sources and definitions used by Member countries in the compilation of those statistics.

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OECD LABOUR FORCE STATISTICS 2014 - © OECD 2014

Labour force
2Labour force
  Annual average estimates
‌‌
2004
2005
2006
2007
2008
2009
2010
2011
2012
2013
Total labour force, thousands
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
All persons
1 941
 
2 042
 
2 134
 
2 244
 
2 278
 
2 249
 
2 199
 
2 179
 
2 159
 
2 172
 
Males
1 132
 
1 180
 
1 232
 
1 283
 
1 295
 
1 266
 
1 224
 
1 207
 
1 193
 
1 197
 
Females
809
 
861
 
902
 
961
 
983
 
983
 
975
 
972
 
966
 
976
 
Armed forces, thousands
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
All persons
7
 
6
 
7
 
7
 
7
 
6
 
8
 
8
 
7
 
7
 
Males
7
 
6
 
6
 
6
 
7
 
5
 
7
 
7
 
6
 
6
 
Females
1
 
0
 
1
 
0
 
1
 
0
 
0
 
1
 
1
 
1
 
Civilian labour force, thousands
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
All persons
1 934
 
2 035
 
2 128
 
2 237
 
2 271
 
2 243
 
2 191
 
2 171
 
2 152
 
2 165
 
Males
1 126
 
1 174
 
1 226
 
1 277
 
1 289
 
1 260
 
1 216
 
1 200
 
1 187
 
1 190
 
Females
808
 
861
 
901
 
960
 
983
 
983
 
975
 
971
 
965
 
975
 
Unemployed, thousands
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
All persons
89
 
97
 
99
 
108
 
131
 
275
 
305
 
317
 
323
 
301
 
Males
57
 
60
 
58
 
63
 
87
 
194
 
208
 
214
 
216
 
190
 
Females
32
 
37
 
41
 
44
 
44
 
81
 
97
 
103
 
107
 
111
 
Civilian employment, thousands
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
All persons
1 845
 
1 938
 
2 028
 
2 129
 
2 140
 
1 968
 
1 886
 
1 853
 
1 829
 
1 863
 
Males
1 069
 
1 114
 
1 168
 
1 213
 
1 202
 
1 066
 
1 008
 
986
 
971
 
1 000
 
Females
776
 
824
 
860
 
916
 
938
 
902
 
878
 
868
 
859
 
864
 
Civilian employment (%)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
All persons
100.0
 
100.0
 
100.0
 
100.0
 
100.0
 
100.0
 
100.0
 
100.0
 
100.0
 
..
 
Males
57.9
 
57.5
 
57.6
 
57.0
 
56.2
 
54.2
 
53.5
 
53.2
 
53.1
 
53.6
 
Females
42.1
 
42.5
 
42.4
 
43.0
 
43.8
 
45.8
 
46.5
 
46.8
 
46.9
 
46.4
 
Unemployment rate (% of civilian labour force)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
All persons
4.6
 
4.8
 
4.7
 
4.8
 
5.8
 
12.3
 
13.9
 
14.6
 
15.0
 
13.9
 
Males
5.0
 
5.1
 
4.7
 
4.9
 
6.7
 
15.4
 
17.1
 
17.8
 
18.2
 
16.0
 
Females
3.9
 
4.3
 
4.5
 
4.6
 
4.5
 
8.2
 
10.0
 
10.6
 
11.0
 
11.4
 
Total labour force (% of population)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
All persons
48.0
 
49.4
 
50.4
 
51.3
 
50.8
 
49.6
 
48.3
 
47.6
 
47.1
 
47.3
 
Males
56.3
 
57.2
 
58.2
 
58.5
 
57.9
 
56.1
 
54.1
 
53.2
 
52.6
 
52.6
 
Females
39.8
 
41.6
 
42.6
 
44.0
 
43.8
 
43.2
 
42.5
 
42.2
 
41.7
 
42.1
 
Total labour force (% of population aged 15-64)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
All persons
70.5
 
72.4
 
73.5
 
74.3
 
73.8
 
72.6
 
71.3
 
71.0
 
71.0
 
72.0
 
Males
81.9
 
83.0
 
83.9
 
83.9
 
83.3
 
81.5
 
79.5
 
78.9
 
79.1
 
79.9
 
Females
59.1
 
61.5
 
62.8
 
64.4
 
64.1
 
63.7
 
63.2
 
63.2
 
63.1
 
64.3
 
Civilian employment (% of population)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
All persons
45.6
 
46.9
 
47.9
 
48.7
 
47.7
 
43.4
 
41.4
 
40.5
 
39.9
 
40.6
 
Males
53.1
 
54.0
 
55.2
 
55.4
 
53.7
 
47.2
 
44.6
 
43.4
 
42.8
 
44.0
 
Females
38.2
 
39.8
 
40.7
 
41.9
 
41.8
 
39.6
 
38.3
 
37.7
 
37.1
 
37.2
 
Civilian employment (% of population aged 15-64)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
All persons
67.1
 
68.7
 
69.8
 
70.5
 
69.3
 
63.5
 
61.2
 
60.4
 
60.1
 
61.8
 
Males
77.3
 
78.4
 
79.5
 
79.4
 
77.3
 
68.6
 
65.5
 
64.5
 
64.3
 
66.7
 
Females
56.7
 
58.9
 
59.9
 
61.4
 
61.2
 
58.4
 
56.9
 
56.4
 
56.1
 
56.9
 
CIVIL. EMPL. - PROFESSIONAL STATUS, thousands
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
All activities
1 845
 
1 938
 
2 028
 
2 129
 
2 140
 
1 968
 
1 886
 
1 853
 
1 829
 
..
 
Employees
1 516
 
1 596
 
1 700
 
1 773
 
1 773
 
1 623
 
1 563
 
1 546
 
1 524
 
..
 
Employers and persons working on own account
316
 
327
 
317
 
342
 
352
 
331
 
307
 
296
 
292
 
..
 
Unpaid family workers
13
 
15
 
12
 
14
 
16
 
15
 
16
 
11
 
13
 
..
 
Agriculture, hunting, forestry and fishing
114
 
111
 
109
 
109
 
116
 
98
 
85
 
86
 
87
 
..
 
Employees
22
 
19
 
22
 
22
 
22
 
17
 
16
 
19
 
18
 
..
 
Employers and persons working on own account
87
 
86
 
83
 
82
 
88
 
75
 
63
 
61
 
63
 
..
 
Unpaid family workers
5
 
5
 
4
 
5
 
6
 
6
 
6
 
5
 
6
 
..
 
Non-agricultural activities
1 731
 
1 828
 
1 919
 
2 021
 
2 024
 
1 871
 
1 801
 
1 768
 
1 742
 
..
 
Employees
1 494
 
1 577
 
1 678
 
1 751
 
1 751
 
1 606
 
1 547
 
1 527
 
1 507
 
..
 
Employers and persons working on own account
229
 
240
 
235
 
260
 
264
 
256
 
244
 
235
 
229
 
..
 
Unpaid family workers
9
 
10
 
8
 
10
 
10
 
9
 
10
 
6
 
6
 
..
 
Employees as % of civilian employment
82.1
 
82.3
 
83.8
 
83.3
 
82.8
 
82.5
 
82.9
 
83.4
 
83.3
 
..
 
Part-time employment (%)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Part-time as % of employment
18.9
 
19.3
 
19.3
 
19.8
 
20.8
 
23.8
 
24.9
 
25.7
 
25.0
 
24.2
 
Male share of part time employment
19.5
 
19.5
 
20.6
 
20.2
 
21.0
 
23.8
 
24.9
 
25.5
 
26.7
 
28.1
 
Female share of part time employment
80.5
 
80.5
 
79.4
 
79.8
 
79.0
 
76.2
 
75.1
 
74.5
 
73.3
 
71.9
 
Male part-time as % of male employment
6.7
 
6.9
 
7.2
 
7.3
 
8.1
 
11.0
 
12.1
 
12.8
 
13.1
 
13.1
 
Female part-time as % of female employment
34.0
 
34.6
 
34.3
 
35.0
 
35.6
 
37.4
 
38.2
 
39.1
 
37.5
 
36.2
 
Duration of unemployment (% of total unemployment)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Less than one month
9.8
 
8.5
 
23.4
 
24.3
 
23.5
 
7.5
 
4.4
 
4.3
 
4.0
 
4.4
 
More than 1 month and less than 3 months
19.3
 
23.3
 
9.8
 
10.0
 
11.5
 
19.6
 
11.8
 
9.7
 
9.7
 
10.1
 
More than 3 months and less than 6 months
17.3
 
17.9
 
16.7
 
18.6
 
19.4
 
19.6
 
13.7
 
10.9
 
10.6
 
10.6
 
More than 6 months and less than 1 year
18.7
 
16.9
 
18.5
 
17.6
 
18.5
 
24.3
 
21.0
 
15.8
 
14.0
 
14.3
 
More than 1 year
34.9
 
33.4
 
31.6
 
29.5
 
27.1
 
29.1
 
49.1
 
59.3
 
61.7
 
60.6
 
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