Korea (South Korea) Employment Statistics

15, Nov 2019, EST.

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Country or Region: Korea (South Korea) › Change country
Economic Indicator: Employment › See all Korea indicators, › See Employment data for all countries
Detailed Analysis for Year: 2015 › Change year
Full Dataset: from 1980 to 2019
Dataset updated: 17th March 2015
Data Source: International Monetary Fund (IMF)
National or Regional Currency: South Korean Won
Currency Symbol: KRW

Source: National Statistics Office Latest actual data: 2014 Employment type: National definition Primary domestic currency: Korean won Data last updated: 03/2016

Employment Statistics for Korea (South Korea), Year 2015 - In Detail

Employment for Korea in year 2015 is 25.936 Million .

This makes Korea No. 5 in world rankings according to Employment in year 2015. The world's average Employment value is 4.45 Million ; Korea is 21.49 more than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Employment for Korea was 25.60 Million Employment for Korea in 2015 was or will be 1.31% more than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Employment for Korea was or will be 26.18 Million , which is 0.93% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Employment for Korea, in other Years
Year Million
  2021 n/a
  2020 n/a
  2019 n/a
  2018 n/a
  2017 26.438
  2016 26.177
2015 25.936
  2014 25.6
  2013 25.067
  2012 24.681
  2011 24.244
  2010 23.829
  2009 23.506
  2008 23.577
  2007 23.433
  2006 23.151
  2005 22.856
  2004 22.557
  2003 22.139
  2002 22.169
  2001 21.572
  2000 21.156
  1999 20.291
  1998 19.937
  1997 21.214
  1996 20.853
  1995 20.414
  1994 19.848
  1993 19.235
  1992 19.009
  1991 18.649
  1990 18.085
  1989 17.561
  1988 16.869
  1987 16.354
  1986 15.505
  1985 14.97
  1984 14.429
  1983 14.505
  1982 14.379
  1981 13.856
  1980 13.52