Items Unit Latest Period Latest Data % Change
(Y-o-Y) 1/
Previous
Period Data
% Change
(Y-o-Y) 2/
Labour, Employment, Wages and Productivity            
Employment Level (quarterly) '000 Jun-21 3,597.4 -1.3 3,617.3 -3.8
Employment Change (quarterly) '000 Jun-21 -19.9 na 14.0 na
Unemployment (seasonally adjusted) (quarterly) % of labour force Jun-21 2.7 na 2.9 na
Value Added per Worker Growth  % Q2/21 16.7 na 6.1 na
Total Labour Force 3/ '000  2020 3,713.9 na 3,742.5 na
Resident Labour Force 4/ '000  2020  2,345.5 na 2,328.5 na
Items Unit Latest Period Latest Data % Change
(Y-o-Y) 1/
Previous
Period Data
% Change
(Y-o-Y) 2/
Employed Persons 3/ '000  2020 3,574 na

3,631.7

na
Employed Residents 4/ '000  2020  2,222.6 na 2,230.4 na
Unemployment Rate (seasonally adjusted) 3/ % 2021 2.7 na 2.8 na
Resident Unemployment Rate (seasonally adjusted) 4/ % 2021 3.5 na 3.9 na
Labour Force Participation Rate (as at June) 5/ % 2020 68.1 na 68.0 na
Males % 2020 75.4 na 75.4 na
Females % 2020 61.2 na 61.1 na
Annual Growth in Value Added per Worker % 2020 -3.4 na -0.2 na

Data are preliminary when first released.
na not available or not applicable.
1 Refers to % change in latest period over the same period in the previous year.
2 Refers to % change in the previous period over the same period in the previous year.
3 Refers to total persons aged 15 years and over. Data are for mid-year.
4 Refers to Singapore residents (citizens and permanent residents) aged 15 years and over. Data are for mid-year.
5 Refers to % of Population aged 15 & over.


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Value Added Per Actual Hour Worked by Industry