Swiss Labour Force Survey in 1st quarter 2023: labour supply The number of employed persons rose by 2.1% and the unemployment rate (ILO definition) fell to 4.3% in the 1st quarter 2023
The number of employed persons rose by 2.9% and the unemployment rate (ILO) fell to 3.7% in the 2nd quarter 2023
16.05.2023 - In the 1st quarter 2023, the number of employed persons in Switzerland increased by 2.1% compared with the same quarter in 2022. During the same period, the unemployment rate as defined by the International Labour Office (ILO) decreased from 4.6% to 4.3% in Switzerland and from 6.2% to 6.0% in the EU. These are some of the results of the Swiss Labour Force Survey conducted by the Federal Statistical Office (FSO).
You can find further information such as tables and graphs in the press releases in German, French and Italian. The English version only contains the lead of the press release.