Unemployment rate South Korea 1990-2023

Unemployment rate in South Korea from 1990 to 2023

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Release date

January 2024


South Korea

Survey time period

1990 to 2022

Age group

15 years and older

Supplementary notes

*Figures up to 1999 refer to the unemployment rate of persons aged 15 years or older who were without a job and have actively sought employment during the last one week.

An unemployed person is a person age 15 years or older who was without a job during the survey week but has been actively seeking employment in the past four weeks and is ready to begin work immediately.

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