Labour force; history 1970 - 2006

Labour force; historical series
Broken down by labour position, registered unemployed and sex
1970 - 2007
Changed on November 24 2008.
Frequency: Discontinued.

Labour force; history 1970 - 2006

Sex Periods Total population aged 15-64 (x 1000) Labour force (x 1000) Employed labour force (x 1000) Unemployed labour force (x 1000) Gross labour participation (%) Net labour participation (%) Registered unemployed (x 1000)
Total sex 1970 . 4,711 4,681 31 . . 44
Total sex 1975 . 4,883 4,744 139 . . 195
Total sex 1980 . 5,075 4,881 194 . . 217
Total sex 1985 9,805 5,293 4,811 482 54 49 511
Total sex 1990 10,228 6,063 5,644 419 59 55 358
Total sex 1995 10,498 6,596 6,063 533 63 58 464
Total sex 2000 10,729 7,187 6,917 270 67 64 188
Total sex 2005 10,943 7,401 6,918 483 68 63 311
Total sex 2006 10,964 7,486 7,074 413 68 65 260
Source: CBS.
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