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 Unemployment rate (%) of active population aged between 15 and 74 years old
Characteristic Description
Name Unemployment rate (%) of active population aged between 15 and 74 years old by Age group; Monthly
Regularity Monthly
Source Statistics Portugal, Labour force survey
First available period February 1998
Last available period June 2019
Dimensions
  • Data reference period (Month)
  • Place of residence
  • Age group
Concepts
  • UNEMPLOYMENT RATE:  This represents unemployed persons as a percentage of the civilian labour force.
  • REFERENCE PERIOD:  The length of time for which data are collected, e.g. a specific day, month or year.
  • LABOUR FORCE /ACTIVE POPULATION:  All persons aged 15 or over who, during the reference period, made up the available labour force for the production of economic goods and services (employed and unemployed).
  • AGE GROUP:  The age interval in years to which a person belongs at the time of reference .
Formule (Unemployed active population aged between 15 and 74 years old/ Active population aged between 15 and 74 years ols)*100
Measure unit (symbol) Percentage (%)
Power of 10  0
Observations
Last update date 30/07/2019


information presented in 24/8/2019