Singapore: Unemployment rate

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Unemployment rate, percent

 Latest value 2
 Reference Q4 2023
 Measure percent
 Data availability Q1 1992 - Q4 2023
 Average 2.35
 Min - Max 1.4 - 4.8
 Source Department of Statistics Singapore
For that indicator, we provide data for Singapore from Q1 1992 to Q4 2023. The average value for Singapore during that period was 2.35 percent with a minimum of 1.4 percent in Q1 1997 and a maximum of 4.8 percent in Q3 2003. Click on the following link to see the values of Unemployment rate, percent around the world.
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Singapore - Unemployment rate  - recent values

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Singapore - Unemployment rate  - historical chart - 1992-2023
Measure: percent
Source: Department of Statistics Singapore

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Definition: The unemployment rate represents the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment.

 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Labor force 3.49 2022 million people
 Unemployment rate 3.59 2022 percent
 Female unemployment 2.97 2022 percent
 Male unemployment 2.60 2022 percent
 Youth unemployment 7.57 2023 percent
 Labor force participation 69.25 2023 percent
 Labor force: percent female 42.81 2022 percent
 Female labor force participation 61.63 2023 percent
 Male labor force participation 76.19 2023 percent
 Self-employment 13.62 2022 percent
 Employment 3.99 Q3/2023 million employed people
 Unemployment rate 2.00 Q3/2023 percent
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