Quarterly Labour Force Survey, Q1 - 2021

During the first quarter of 2021, the employment rate for the population aged from 15 to 64 is 59.0 %. In this quarter, compared to the same quarter of 2020, the total number of employed decreased by 2.6 %. Compared to the fourth quarter of 2020, this indicator decreased by 0.5 %.
In the first quarter of 2021, the official unemployment rate in Albania, for the population aged 15 years and over is 11.9 %. Compared to the first quarter of 2020, the official unemployment rate increased by 0.5 percentage points. Compared to the fourth quarter 2020, the official unemployment rate increased by 0.1 percentage points.
In the first quarter of 2021, the labour force participation rate for the population aged from 15 to 64 is 67.5%. Compared to the first quarter of 2020, the labour force participation rate is 2.1 percentage points lower. Compared to the previous quarter this indicator decreased by 1.2 percentage points.

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