Employment Rate in Switzerland increased to 79.70 percent in the third quarter of 2020 from 79.10 percent in the second quarter of 2020. source: EUROSTAT

Employment Rate in Switzerland averaged 79.16 percent from 1996 until 2020, reaching an all time high of 81.30 percent in the fourth quarter of 2016 and a record low of 76.90 percent in the second quarter of 1997. This page provides - Switzerland Employment Rate- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Switzerland Employment Rate - values, historical data and charts - was last updated on January of 2021.

Employment Rate in Switzerland is expected to be 79.89 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Employment Rate in Switzerland to stand at 79.91 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Switzerland Employment Rate is projected to trend around 79.87 percent in 2021 and 79.85 percent in 2022, according to our econometric models.

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Switzerland Employment Rate

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
79.70 79.10 81.30 76.90 1996 - 2020 percent Quarterly
NSA

Switzerland Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 3.50 3.30 5.70 1.50 percent [+]
Employed Persons 5067.00 5005.00 5129.00 3242.00 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 163545.00 153270.00 206291.00 26.00 [+]
Productivity 104.58 94.78 104.72 77.83 points [+]
Job Vacancies 30681.00 30845.00 37765.00 6062.00 [+]
Wages 6304.00 6248.00 6304.00 5082.00 CHF/Month [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 112.90 112.40 113.20 100.00 points [+]
Population 8.54 8.48 8.54 5.30 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 64.00 64.00 64.00 63.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 65.00 65.00 65.00 65.00 [+]
Job Offers 67129.00 61101.00 83600.00 29043.00 [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 68.00 66.90 68.80 66.80 percent [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 1.60 1.40 2.00 1.20 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 3.30 3.30 5.70 1.40 percent [+]
Non Farm Payrolls 5138.00 5095.00 5159.00 3841.00 Thousand [+]
Part Time Employment 1719.20 1721.40 1740.50 1064.50 Thousand [+]
Wage Growth 0.90 0.50 7.80 0.10 percent [+]
Employment Change -2.40 0.40 1.30 -2.40 percent [+]
Employment Rate 79.70 79.10 81.30 76.90 percent [+]
Full Time Employment 2784.30 2746.40 2841.10 2628.90 Thousand [+]


Switzerland Employment Rate
In Switzerland, the employment rate measures the number of people who have a job as a percentage of the working age population.