Society

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Labour market 
Labour
Labour market
Municipal social services
social
Elderly
Elderly
Lifestyle and health
Smoking habits by sex
Wages
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Wage index
Wages
Household expenditure
Household expenditure
Liabilities and assets 
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Education and culture
Education – overview
education
Upper sceondary schools
Upper secondary schools
Daily newspaper circulation
newspaper
Movies
movies
Lifelong learning
lifelong
Universities
Universities
Professional theatres
professional theatres
Book publishing
books

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RSS Labour

  • Unemployment 3.9% in December 23/01/2020
    According to seasonally adjusted figures from Statistics Iceland's labour market survey, the number of unemployed people was 7,300 in December, or 3.9% of the labour force. This is 0.2 percentage points lower than in November.
  • Changes in release calender 08/01/2020
    Due to unforeseen circumstances, it is necessary to revise and change the release calender for news publications based on the Icelandic Labour Force Survey.
  • 2,500 vacancies in the fourth quarter of 2019 06/01/2020
    Approximately 2,500 jobs were estimated to be vacant on the Icelandic labour market in the fourth quarter of 2019, according the results of Statistics Iceland Job Vacancy Survey. In the same quarter, a total of 229,500 jobs were estimated to be manned. The job vacancy rate was therefore approximately 1.1%.
  • Unemployment 4.3% in November 19/12/2019
    According to seasonally adjusted figures from Statistics Iceland's labor force survey, 8,200 people were unemployed in November, or 4.3%, of the labour force. This is 0.7 percentage points higher than in October. Seasonally adjusted employment was 79.4%, which is about 2.6 percentage points lower than in October, while the seasonally adjusted percentage of employed persons […]
  • Unemployment 3.6% in October 28/11/2019
    According to seasonally adjusted figures from Statistics Iceland's labour market survey, were unemployed 7,400 in October, or 3.6% of the labour force, which is 0.1 percentage points lower than in September.