Sri Lanka Sri Lanka: LFS - Labour Force Survey

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LFS - Population in thousands
LFS - Sri Lanka: Unemployment rate by sex and age
LFS - Sri Lanka: Number of unemployed by sex and age
LFS - Sri Lanka: Unemployment
2022 2021
Unemployment rate (LFS)4.7%4.4%
Male unemployment rate (LFS)3.9%3.2%
Female unemployment rate (LFS)6.3%6.7%
Unemployment rate less than 25 years24.2%23.1%
Unemployment male less than 25 years21.7%18.5%
Unemployment rate female less than 25 years29.0%30.9%
Unemployed rate over 24 years2.8%2.4%
Male unemployment rate over 24 years2.1%1.6%
Female unemployment rate over 24 years4.1%4.0%
Unemployment rate from 25 to 54 years3.6%3.0%
Male unemployment rate from 25 to 54 years2.6%2.0%
Female unemployment rate from 25 to 54 years5.2%4.8%
Unemployment rate over 54 years0.8%0.8%
Male unemployment rate over 54 years0.8%0.5%
Female unemployment rate over 54 years0.8%1.4%
LFS - Sri Lanka: Unemployment