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A Selection of Labor Force Survey Results- Winter 1392 (22 December 2013 20 March 2014)

Labor Force Survey Results - Winter 1392 (22 December 2013 - 20 March 2014)

Table 1 contains the major labor force indicators resulted from the survey in the winter 1392 (22 December 2013­20 March 2014).

 

Table 1.  Major labor force indicators by sex, urban and rural areas; winter 1392

Labor force indicator

Total country

Male

Female

Urban areas

Rural areas

Economic activity rate

of population  aged 10 and over

Rate

35.4

60.6

10.3

34.9

36.7

Number

22525376

19252827

3272549

16224532

6300844

Unemployment  rate of

population aged 10 and over

Rate

10.5

9.1

18.9

11.3

8.7

Number

 

2371231

 

1751550

 

619681

 

1825988

 

545243

Unemployment  rate of

the population aged 15 and over

Rate

10.5

9.1

19.0

11.3

8.7

Number

2366950

1747387

619562

1823444

543506

Unemployment  rate of

population aged 15-24

Rate

25.4

21.8

43.4

28.4

19.3

Number

728597

519605

208991

544644

183952

Unemployment  rate of

population aged 15-29

Rate

22.1

18.8

38.5

24.0

17.4

Number

1507026

1059027

447999

1169508

337517

Employment  share in

agriculture sector

Share

16.3

15.9

18.7

4.1

46.9

Number

3286030

2790168

495861

584591

2701438

Employment  share  in manufacturing sector

Share

35.1

36.5

25.6

37.4

29.2

Number

7068542

6388641

679901

5388192

1680350

Employment  share in

services sector

Share

48.6

47.5

55.7

58.8

23.9

Number

9796864

8319758

1477105

8423327

1373537

Underemployment share

11.0

11.9

4.6

9.2

15.3

The contribution  of the

employed aged 15 and over  with

regular working hours of more than 49

 

 

36.4

 

 

39.9

 

 

13.8

 

 

38.8

 

 

30.6

Note: Difference in the total is due to rounding figures.

Table 2 reflects the changes in the labor force indicators compared to   the previous season (autumn 1392) and the corresponding season in the previous year (winter 1391)

Table 2.  Changes of major labor force indicators by sex, urban and rural areas - Winter 1392 compared with autumn 1392 and

winter 1391                                                                                                                                  (percent)

 

Labor force indicators

Total country

Male

Female

Autumn 1392

Winter  1391

Autumn 1392

Winter  1391

Autumn 1392

Winter  1391

Change

Rate

Change

Rate

Change

Rate

Change

Rate

Change

Rate

Change

Rate

Economic

participation rate of population aged 10 and over

 

 

-1.3

 

 

36.7

 

 

-1.2

 

 

36.6

 

 

-1.5

 

 

62.1

 

 

0.3

 

 

60.3

 

 

-1.0

 

 

11.3

 

 

-2.6

 

 

12.9

Unemployment

rate of population aged

10 and over

 

 

0.2

 

 

10.3

 

 

-1.8

 

 

12.3

 

 

0.6

 

 

8.5

 

 

-1.7

 

 

10.8

 

 

-1.4

 

 

20.3

 

 

-0.5

 

 

19.4

Unemployment

rate among

youths aged

15-24

 

 

1.1

 

 

24.3

 

 

-0.6

 

 

26.0

 

 

1.0

 

 

20.8

 

 

-0.5

 

 

22.3

 

 

1.1

 

 

42.3

 

 

1.0

 

 

42.4

Unemployment

rate among

youths aged

15-29

 

 

0.5

 

 

21.6

 

 

-2.0

 

 

24.1

 

 

1.5

 

 

17.3

 

 

-1.5

 

 

20.3

 

 

-3.2

 

 

41.7

 

 

-0.3

 

 

38.8

 

Table 2.   Changes of major labor force indicators by sex, urban and rural areas - Winter 1392 compared with autumn 1392 and winter 1391  ( percent)     continued

 

Labor force indicators

Urban areas

Rural areas

Autumn 1392

Winter  1391

Autumn 1392

Winter  1391

Change

Rate

Change

Rate

Change

Rate

Change

Rate

Economic participation rate

of population aged 10 and

over

 

-1.1

 

36.0

 

-0.8

 

35.7

 

-1.9

 

38.6

 

-2.2

 

38.9

Unemployment rate of

population aged 10 and over

 

-0.4

 

11.7

 

-2.0

 

13.3

 

1.8

 

6.9

 

-1.1

 

9.8

Unemployment rate among

youths aged

15-24

 

0.3

 

28.1

 

0.7

 

27.7

 

2.2

 

17.1

 

-3.5

 

22.8

Unemployment rate among youths aged

15-29

 

 

-0.5

 

 

24.5

 

 

-1.6

 

 

25.6

 

 

3.1

 

 

14.3

 

 

-3.2

 

 

20.6

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