The number of unemployed persons was higher among males (60.7%) than among females (39.3%). By age group, for every 10 unemployed persons, five (... Read more about Unemployment Rate Posted at 7.6 Percent in July 2009 Results from the July 2009 Labor Force Survey (LFS) .
During the period January 2001 to October 2004, the percentage of wage and salary workers to the total employed persons aged 15 years old and over... Read more about Wage and Salary Workers.
The number of Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) who worked abroad at anytime during the period April to September 2008 reached 2.0 million as... Read more about Nearly Half of the Total OFWs are in CALABARZON, Central Luzon and NCR.
The employment rate registered for April 2009 was 92.5 percent. This estimate is not significantly different from last year's figure of 92.0... Read more about Employment Rate Reported at 92.5 Percent in April 2009 Results from the April 2009 Labor Force Survey (LFS) .
More males (64.1% of total unemployed) were unemployed than among females (35.9%). By age group, for every 10 unemployed persons, five (49.2%)... Read more about Unemployment Rate Posted at 7.7 Percent in January 2009 Results from the January 2009 Labor Force Survey (LFS).
There were about 10.5 million informal sector operators identified in the 2008 Informal Sector Survey (2008 ISS) of the Philippines. This... Read more about Informal sector operators counted at 10.5 million (Results from the 2008 Informal Sector Survey).
Out of the estimated 58.2 million population 15 years old and over in October 2008, 37.1 million persons were in the labor force. This placed the... Read more about Unemployment Rate Estimated at 6.8 Percent in October 2008 Results from the October 2008 Labor Force Survey (LFS).
Employment rate in the National Capital Region (87.2%), Central Luzon (90.6%) and CALABARZON (89.6%) was lower than in all other regions. As in... Read more about Employment Rate Reported at 92.6 Percent in July 2008 Results from the July 2008 Labor Force Survey (LFS).
The employment rate in April 2008, or the proportion of employed persons to total labor force was estimated at 92.0 percent, almost the same as... Read more about Employment Rate Recorded at 92.0 Percent in April 2008 Results from the April 2008 Labor Force Survey (LFS).
The number of Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) who worked abroad at anytime during the period April to September 2007 was registered at 1.75... Read more about Female OFWs are Younger Compared to Male OFWs (Results from the 2007 Survey on Overseas Filipinos).
Labor Force by Year
|Mechelle M. Viernes
Income and Employment Statistics Division
Social Sector Statistics Service
|+632 8376 2092|