Follow Us:
Tuesday, January 18, 2022

unemployment rate India


Despite broad uptick in the economy, fewer quality jobs in urban areas now

August 16, 2021 7:04 am

There are clear indicators of the economic distress and lack of opportunities in the government's latest annual PLFS (Periodic Labour Force Survey) data, which points to workers being forced into low productivity and low paying work, thereby aggravating the under-employment problem.

Unemployment rate in urban areas at 8.4% in July-Sept 2019

October 20, 2020 12:48 am

Urban unemployment in the age group 15-29 years was 20.6 per cent in July-September 2019, lower than 21.6 per cent in the previous quarter and 23.1 per cent in the same period previous year.

‘Jobless rate rises slightly to 8.87% in week ended July 5’

July 08, 2020 4:58 am

The data suggests that India is likely to settle at an unemployment rate slightly higher than the pre-lockdown level, CMIE said.

Study commissioned by PM Council: Ever since 2012, India Inc prefers to hire labour minus a contract

October 26, 2019 7:07 am

The study looks at employment data from three comparable surveys of the National Sample Survey Organisation (NSSO): The Employment-Unemployment Surveys of 2004-05 and 2011-12 and the Period Labour Force Survey of 2017-18.

Unemployment trend moves up age brackets, higher in 20-29 age group

June 03, 2019 6:38 am

The shift in the unemployment pattern is more noticeable for females, especially in rural areas.

No jobs in sight

April 07, 2016 8:10 am

There is a mounting employment crisis in India. The current growth model, built on large private investments, cannot address the problem.

Low economic growth takes its toll,unemployment rate rises to 2.7%

June 21, 2013 1:24 am

The percentage of Indians employed in agriculture has slipped below 50 per cent.

'India's unemployment rate at 3.8%'

July 09, 2012 9:33 pm

Daman & Diu and Gujarat topped list of least unemployed - Pb bts Haryana,Delhi Maha.

Govt pegs unemployment rate at 6.6%

March 01, 2012 2:43 pm

Govt said there was a large scale gain in job creation,leading to a fall in jobless rate.