Employment Rate in Iceland decreased to 77.20 percent in November from 77.60 percent in September of 2019. Employment Rate in Iceland averaged 78.47 percent from 2003 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 82.90 percent in January of 2007 and a record low of 73.20 percent in May of 2010.

Employment Rate in Iceland is expected to be 79.40 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Employment Rate in Iceland to stand at 79.40 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Iceland Employment Rate is projected to trend around 79.00 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.


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Iceland Employment Rate

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
77.20 77.60 82.90 73.20 2003 - 2019 percent Monthly
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Iceland Employment Rate
In Iceland, the employment rate measures the number of people who have a job as a percentage of the working age population.

Iceland Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 4.30 3.60 9.10 0.10 percent [+]
Employed Persons 197900.00 201800.00 203600.00 136600.00 [+]
Unemployed Persons 8200.00 7400.00 16700.00 100.00 [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 79.40 82.00 84.90 77.70 percent [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 0.30 0.50 1.70 0.10 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 15.40 12.40 21.60 2.60 percent [+]
Job Vacancies 68.00 65.00 1912.00 47.00 [+]
Wages 669000.00 653000.00 669000.00 380000.00 ISK/Month [+]
Wage Growth 1.50 1.30 11.60 -9.40 percent [+]
Population 0.35 0.34 0.35 0.17 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 67.00 67.00 67.00 67.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 67.00 67.00 67.00 67.00 [+]
Part Time Employment 38.70 37.00 47.50 28.00 Thousand [+]
Full Time Employment 152.70 156.20 156.20 97.00 Thousand [+]
Employment Rate 77.20 77.60 82.90 73.20 percent [+]