Society

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

RSS Culture

RSS Education

RSS Labour

  • Unemployment 2.9% in October 22/11/2018
    There were 204,700 persons aged from 16 to 74 in the labour force in October 2018, according to the Icelandic Labour Force Survey.
  • Unemployment rate 2.2% in the 3rd quarter 01/11/2018
    The number of 16–74 year olds in the labour force in the 3rd quarter of 2018 was 206,700 corresponding to an activity rate of 82.4%. The number of employed persons was 202,200 while unemployed persons were 4,500.
  • Unemployment 1.5% in September 25/10/2018
    There were 202,600 persons aged from 16 to 74 in the labour force in September 2018, according to the Icelandic Labour Force Survey. Thereof, 199,500 persons were employed and 3,100 persons were unemployed.
  • Employment in accommodation and food service activities almost doubled 08/10/2018
    Almost 200 thousand (199,870) of persons aged 16-74 years were employed in the Icelandic labour market in the second quarter of 2018, according to register data on employment. This is an increase by 11.8% in the last ten years, from the second quarter of 2008 or by 21,016 persons.
  • Unemployment 2.5% in August 27/09/2018
    There were 208,600 persons aged from 16 to 74 in the labour force in August 2018, according to the Icelandic Labour Force Survey.