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
2018 2017
Unemployment rate (LFS)4.5%3.8%
Male unemployment rate (LFS)3.2%2.9%
Female unemployment rate (LFS)7.0%5.4%
Unemployment rate less than 25 years21.8%17.0%
Unemployment male less than 25 years18.0%14.2%
Unemployment rate female less than 25 years28.5%21.8%
Unemployed rate over 24 years2.3%2.1%
Male unemployment rate over 24 years1.3%1.5%
Female unemployment rate over 24 years4.2%3.3%
Unemployment rate from 25 to 54 years2.8%2.5%
Male unemployment rate from 25 to 54 years1.5%1.8%
Female unemployment rate from 25 to 54 years5.2%3.8%
Unemployment rate over 54 years1.0%1.0%
Male unemployment rate over 54 years0.9%0.7%
Female unemployment rate over 54 years1.2%1.5%
LFS - Sri Lanka: Unemployment