A Selection of Labor Force Survey Results Autumn 2013 (September 23- December 21, 2013) > Statistical Center of Iran

 
Latest Releases
14

A Selection of Labor Force Survey Results Autumn 2013 (September 23- December 21, 2013)

 

 

Findings

Table 1 contains the major labor force indicators resulted from the survey in the autumn 2013 (September 23- December 21, 2013).  Table 2 reflects the changes in the labor force indicators compared to the previous season (summer 2013) and the corresponding season in the previous year (autumn 2012); table 3 provides similar comparisons at provincial level.

Table 1. Labor force indicators by sex, urban and rural areas; Autumn 2013







Labor force indicator

Total country

Male

Female

Urban areas

Rural areas

  Economic activity rate of population  aged 10 and over 

Rate

7 .36

1 .62

3 .11

0 .36

6 .38

Number

23268808

19669980

3598827

16630424

6638383

Unemployment  rate of  population aged 10 and over    

 

Rate

3 .10

5 .8

3 .20

7 .11

9 .6

Number

2401205

1668879

732325

1945596

455609

Unemployment  rate of the population aged 15 and over                             

Rate

3 .10

5 .8

4 .20

7 .11

9 .6

Number

2399413

1667088

732325

1944926

454487

Unemployment  rate of population aged 15-24                           

Rate

3 .24

8 .20

3 .42

1 .28

1 .17

Number

730042

522647

207395

552523

177519

Unemployment  rate of population aged 15-29

Rate

6 .21

3 .17

7 .41

5 .24

3 .14

Number

1562731

1033470

529261

1267113

295618

Employment  share in agriculture sector

Share

5 .17

7 .16

1 .23

8 .4

9 .47

Number

3661780

3000896

660884

698698

2963082

Employment  share  in manufacturing sector

Share

5 .34

3 .36

1 .23

7 .36

1 .29

Number

7195513

6534387

661126

5394137

1801375

Employment  share in services sector

Share

0 .48

0 .47

9 .53

5 .58

9 .22

Number

10008540

8464161

1544379

8590479

1418060

Underemployment share

2 .9

9 .9

9 .4

8 .7

6 .12

The contribution  of the employed aged 15 and over  with  regular working hours of more than 49

6 .37

3 .41

1 .14

4 .39

2 .33

Note: Difference in the total is due to rounding figures.

View: (3756)
ID: 1235