Israel - Labor Force





Israel: Labor Force

Mnemonic LBF.IISR
Unit Ths. #, NSA
Adjustments Not Seasonally Adjusted
Monthly 1.65 %
Data Aug 2022 4,427
Jul 2022 4,355

Series Information

Source Central Bureau of Statistics - Israel
Release Labor Force Survey - M
Frequency Monthly
Start Date 1/31/2012
End Date 8/31/2022

Israel: Labor

Reference Last Previous Units Frequency
Labor Force Aug 2022 4,427 4,355 Ths. #, NSA Monthly
Labor Force Employment Aug 2022 4,247 4,195 Ths. #, NSA Monthly
Total Employment Aug 2022 4,240 4,204 Ths. #, SA Monthly
Unemployment Aug 2022 179.95 159.46 Ths. #, NSA Monthly
Unemployment Rate Aug 2022 3.41 3.41 %, SA Monthly
Primary Industries Employment 2020 Q4 35.26 35.02 Ths. #, SA Quarterly
Agriculture Employment 2017 43,218 42,539 # Annual
Wage & Salaries 2017 Q1 119.69 118.86 Index 2005=100 Quarterly

Release Information

For Israel, the monthly release of Labor Force Survey presents Employment and Unemployment data obtained from the new format (Quarterly to Monthly) of Labor Force Survey conducted by Central Bureau of Statistics on an ongoing basis

  • Measurements:
    • Thousands of persons (Ths. #)
    • Percent (%)
  • Adjustment: Not seasonally adjusted (NSA)
  • Native frequency: Monthly
  • Start date: Uniformly 2012m1

As of 2012 the format of the Labor Force Survey changed from a quarterly survey to a monthly survey.

The seasonally adjusted data and the trend are subject to revisions as they are calculated anew every month on the basis of addiitonal original data.

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