India Unemployment Rate 1983-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Unemployment Rate in India decreased to 3.46 percent in 2016 from 3.49 percent in 2015. Unemployment Rate in India averaged 4.08 percent from 1983 until 2016, reaching an all time high of 8.30 percent in 1983 and a record low of 3.46 percent in 2016.

India Unemployment Rate
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India Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 3.46 3.49 8.30 3.46 percent [+]
Employed Persons 29650.00 28999.00 29650.00 17491.00 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 44.85 48.26 48.26 5.10 Million [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 52.50 50.90 52.90 50.90 percent [+]
Population 1299.00 1283.00 1299.00 359.00 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 60.00 60.00 60.00 60.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 60.00 60.00 60.00 60.00 [+]
Living Wage Family 17400.00 17500.00 17500.00 17300.00 INR/Month [+]
Living Wage Individual 11000.00 11000.00 11000.00 10300.00 INR/Month [+]
Wages 272.19 255.65 272.19 3.87 INR/Day [+]
Wages High Skilled 44000.00 48100.00 48100.00 44000.00 INR/Month [+]
Wages In Manufacturing 347.30 322.07 347.30 4.86 INR/Day [+]
Wages Low Skilled 10300.00 11900.00 13300.00 10300.00 INR/Month [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 12.90 18.10 18.10 12.90 percent [+]


India Unemployment Rate

In India, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. This page provides - India Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. India Unemployment Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on December of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
3.46 3.49 8.30 3.46 1983 - 2016 percent Yearly




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Switzerland 3.10 Nov/17
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