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AM02011 Unemployment in number and pct. by sex (1995M01-2023M07)

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Kári Holm Johannesen
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 •• Data not available or too uncertain The unemployment figures are based on administration registers of Unemployment Insurance and Social Security
In Nov. 2005 and Dec. 2015 data breaks occur due to a changes in estimation method


The trend/seasonally adjusted figures are calculated independently and can therefore not be added


Affected by unemployment

Number of persons unemployed at least one day that month. Before Dec. 2015 this was calculates as average of registered persons.

Full time unemployed

Unemployment calculated as full time equivalents, as some persons are not unemployed the complete periode

Labour force

Before Nov. 2005 the labour force was estimated, 2005-2015 the figure was based on an annual survey which after Nov. 2015 further is based on register data
The figures for 2015-2018 were corrected in 2019

Unemployment rate

Full time unemployed in pct. of labour force