Employment Rate in Japan decreased to 59.70 percent in January from 60 percent in December of 2018. Employment Rate in Japan averaged 59.73 percent from 1980 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 63.50 percent in June of 1991 and a record low of 55.90 percent in January of 2012.
Employment Rate in Japan is expected to be 61.20 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Employment Rate in Japan to stand at 59.60 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Japan Employment Rate is projected to trend around 60.50 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.