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Main Economic Indicators: Electronically available national practices for individual OECD member countries - Updated in real time.
The rate has hovered at this level since January 2011. However, stability at the aggregate level masks different national situations.
This dataset includes annual statistics on population, working age population by sex. Data is available in thousands of persons and indices (2000=100) for the 30 OECD member countries and 4 zones (European Union of fifteen, Euro area, Major Seven and OECD-Total). Source: OECD Labour Force Statistics
Source: OECD Main Economic Indicators (updated continuously) - Hourly earnings correspond to seasonally adjusted average total earnings in manufacturing and private sector paid per employed person per hour, including overtime pay and regularly recurring
Source: OECD Main Economic Indicators (updated continuously) - Employment is presented in total and by broad industry and is derived from labour force sample surveys.
Unemployment statistics derived from administrative registers. The series are updated continuously.
Unemployment rates and levels derived from labour force surveys. The series are updated continuously.
Source: OECD System of Unit Labour Cost Indicators (updated quarterly at end Mar, Jun, Sep, Dec) - Unit labour costs measure the average cost of labour per unit of output. Quarterly data are presented for eight...
Unit labour costs (ULCs) in the OECD area fell 0.3% in the third quarter of 2011, according to early estimates.
The OECD area unemployment rate rose slightly, to 8.3% in October 2011, compared to 8.2% in September. The rate has hovered around this level since January 2011.