Wednesday, Sep 28, 2022

unemployment rate


Rahul Gandhi targets PM Modi: 'Raja' is now a 'Vishwaguru' in creating joblessness

July 30, 2022 7:57 pm

Stating that the World Bank statistics from 2021 paint a bleak picture of employment in India, Rahul Gandhi said: "The potential of every third Indian aged between 15-24 years, and looking for a job, is being wasted."

Explained: The fall in unemployment rate in the 2020-21 labour survey, what it means

June 16, 2022 6:29 am

The annual report of the Periodic Labour Force Survey for July 2020 to June 2021 showed that the unemployment rate, as per usual status (reference period of last 365 days preceding the survey), eased to 4.2 per cent from 4.8 per cent in 2019-20.

For the week ended December 12: ‘Urban jobless rate at double-digit level’

December 14, 2021 1:42 am

Urban unemployment rate spiked to double-digit rate for the first time in 17 weeks, to reach 10.09 per cent for the week-ended December 12, pushing the country’s overall joblessness rate to a nine-week high of 8.53 per cent, according to the Centre for Monitoring Indian Economy (CMIE).

Joblessness at 10.3% in Oct-Dec 2020; more women unemployed than men

September 10, 2021 1:58 am

Urban unemployment in the age group 15-29 years was 24.9 per cent in October-December 2020, as against 19.2 per cent in October-December 2019 and 27.7 per cent in July-September 2020.

Unemployment rate in urban areas rose to 13.3% in July-Sept 2020: Labour survey

August 03, 2021 9:35 am

Urban unemployment was recorded at 20.9 per cent in April-June 2020, 9.1 per cent in January-March 2020, 7.9 per cent in October-December 2019, 8.4 per cent in July-September 2019 and 8.9 per cent in April-June 2019

Demanding government jobs, ‘berozgars' field candidates, vow to spoil Congress's fortunes in bypolls

March 26, 2021 2:30 am

Now, in wake of non-fulfilment of its demands, the Mahasangh has said that it will campaign against the ruling Congress in the bypolls, ensuring the party's defeat.

Oct-Dec 2019: Urban joblessness eases, labour activity rises

October 30, 2020 1:10 am

As per the quarterly Periodic Labour Force Survey, urban joblessness in the 15-29 age group was 19.2% in October-December, below 20.6% in July-September 2019.

Maharashtra: Sudden micro lockdowns led to labour losses, spike in unemployment, says report

October 06, 2020 9:42 am

In a presentation made to Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray and senior ministers in a meeting on Monday, the state finance department claimed that the unemployment rate had climbed from 3.9 per cent in July to 6.2 per cent in August.

Unemployment rate eases to 7.19% in week ended Aug 2: CMIE

August 04, 2020 1:12 am

The data indicates unemployment rate eased to pre-lockdown level in March.

CMIE: Jobless rate at 8.59% in week ended June 28, urban unemployment rate at 10.69%

June 30, 2020 12:40 am

While rural unemployment rate in the last week of June inched up from 7.26 per cent in the previous week, urban unemployment rate eased from 11.19 per cent.