South Korea Labour Force Participation Rate

1999 - 2020 | Monthly | % | Statistics Korea

South Korea Labour Force Participation Rate increased to 62.7 % in Oct 2020, compared with 62.5 % in the previous month. South Korea Labour Force Participation Rate is updated monthly, available from Jun 1999 to Oct 2020, with an average rate of 62.2 % . The data reached the an all-time high of 64.2 % in Jun 2019 and a record low of 59.2 % in Jan 2011. South Korea Labour Force Participation Rate is reported by reported by Statistics Korea.

In the latest reports, South Korea Population reached 51.7 million people in Dec 2019. Unemployment Rate of South Korea increased to 4.2 % in Oct 2020. The country's Monthly Earnings stood at 3,242.2 USD in Sep 2020.

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South Korea Labour Force Participation Rate

What was South Korea's Labour Force Participation Rate in Oct 2020?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
62.7 Oct 2020 62.5 Sep 2020 59.2 Jan 2011 64.2 Jun 2019 % monthly Jun 1999 - Oct 2020

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) 60.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
Algeria (%) 41.7 2018 yearly 2003 - 2018
Argentina (%) 61.2 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Armenia (%) 57.6 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Jun 2020
Australia (%) 65.5 Oct 2020 monthly Feb 1978 - Oct 2020
Austria (%) 78.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Sep 2020
Azerbaijan (%) 66.1 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Bahrain (%) 73.6 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Bangladesh (%) 59.0 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Belarus (%) 87.0 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -3.3 Jun 2020 quarterly Jun 2000 - Jun 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -8,134.344 Sep 2020 monthly Jul 1999 - Sep 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 12,543.704 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Nov 2020
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 13.4 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2020
National Government Debt (USD mn) 686,391.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2002 - Sep 2020
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 39.9 Jun 2020 quarterly Sep 2002 - Jun 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (KRW bn) 599,692.553 2025 yearly 1995 - 2025
Forecast: Government Net Debt (KRW bn) 1,527,429.242 2025 yearly 1990 - 2025
Forecast: Government Revenue (KRW bn) 539,984.873 2025 yearly 1995 - 2025
National Debt (ND) (KRW bn) 728.800 2019 yearly 1997 - 2019
Central Govt Debt (KRW bn) 800,311.900 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2002 - Sep 2020
Central Govt Debt: Short-Term (KRW bn) 213.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2002 - Sep 2020
Central Govt Debt: Medium & Long Term (KRW bn) 799,962.400 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2002 - Sep 2020
Central Govt Debt: Domestic (KRW bn) 755,470.200 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2002 - Sep 2020
Central Govt Debt: Foreign (KRW bn) 8,613.200 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2002 - Sep 2020
Public Sector Debt (KRW bn) 1,132,600.000 2019 yearly 2011 - 2019

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