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Swiss Labour Force Survey 4th quarter 2021: labour supply labour supply 4th quarter 2021: Number of employed persons rose by 1.1%, unemployment rate based on ILO definition fell to 4.4%

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2nd quarter 2022: number of employed persons rises by 1.6%, unemployment rate based on ILO definition falls to 4.1%

22.03.2022 - In the 4th quarter 2021, the number of employed persons in Switzerland rose by 1.1% compared with the same quarter of 2020 and the number of weekly hours worked per employed person increased by 1.5%. During the same period, the unemployment rate as defined by the International Labour Organisation (ILO) decreased from 4.9% to 4.4% in Switzerland and from 7.4% to 6.4% in the EU. These are some of the results of the Swiss Labour Force Survey (SLFS).

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