2.1.13. Employment rate by age group and sex (1998–)*

(%)

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Year 15–19 20–24 25–29 30–34 35–39 40–44 45–49 50–54 55–59 60–64 65–69 70–74 Total Of which:
years old 15–24 year- old 20–64 year-old
Total
1998 11.0 53.8 66.7 72.1 74.9 76.0 72.2 58.9 24.8 7.2 2.6 1.4 47.4 34.1 58.5
1999 9.7 54.2 68.9 72.9 76.0 77.1 74.0 64.0 28.9 7.6 3.3 1.4 48.9 34.1 60.4
2000 8.2 52.5 69.9 73.6 77.5 77.4 73.8 65.9 33.5 7.9 3.3 1.7 49.6 32.5 61.1
2001 7.1 50.5 70.5 74.1 77.7 77.7 74.4 65.1 36.1 8.9 2.7 1.3 49.8 30.7 61.3
2002 5.0 48.7 69.9 73.5 77.6 77.7 74.5 66.2 39.5 9.6 3.1 1.3 49.9 28.5 61.4
2003 4.0 46.9 70.4 73.8 78.6 77.9 75.4 67.7 44.3 11.4 3.6 1.8 50.6 26.7 62.4
2004 3.6 41.9 71.7 73.2 77.7 78.8 74.3 67.8 46.3 13.9 3.9 1.7 50.5 23.6 62.1
2005 3.3 39.2 71.0 74.1 77.3 78.4 75.0 68.2 48.6 14.6 3.7 1.2 50.5 21.8 62.2
2006 3.3 38.8 71.2 75.7 77.5 77.3 76.1 69.0 49.8 13.0 4.0 1.1 50.9 21.6 62.6
2007 2.9 38.3 71.0 75.0 77.5 78.8 76.1 69.5 48.0 13.2 4.9 1.2 50.7 21.1 62.3
2008 2.7 36.7 70.7 73.7 77.6 79.0 75.9 70.1 46.0 12.7 4.7 1.6 50.0 20.2 61.5
2009 2.0 33.4 67.4 71.8 76.5 77.7 74.4 69.4 47.9 12.8 4.7 1.5 48.8 18.1 60.1
2010 2.0 33.5 65.8 71.0 75.5 77.2 75.5 69.2 51.1 12.6 4.9 1.5 48.7 18.3 59.9
2011 1.9 33.1 67.0 72.2 75.1 77.0 76.0 69.9 53.2 13.9 5.2 1.9 49.1 18.0 60.4
2012 1.8 33.6 67.4 72.7 76.0 79.7 78.0 72.9 55.1 13.8 5.3 1.7 50.1 18.4 61.6
2013 2.3 35.7 69.0 73.5 77.4 79.8 79.1 74.1 57.7 15.5 4.9 1.6 51.2 20.1 63.0
2014 3.4 40.5 73.0 76.3 80.9 83.3 82.9 77.4 63.2 19.4 4.3 1.8 54.1 23.5 66.7
2015 4.4 43.3 73.6 77.2 81.3 85.2 84.2 80.4 66.4 25.4 4.6 2.0 55.9 25.7 68.9
2016 5.1 47.4 75.5 78.7 82.2 86.9 85.7 82.3 70.0 32.2 5.3 2.6 58.0 28.1 71.5
2017 5.4 49.1 77.5 79.6 82.8 88.0 88.1 83.8 71.5 35.2 5.8 3.0 59.3 29.0 73.3
2018 5.8 49.2 77.6 79.4 83.1 88.1 88.6 85.5 74.0 38.2 6.9 3.8 60.1 29.0 74.4
Male
1998 11.4 59.9 80.4 81.9 80.3 77.7 74.6 66.0 38.3 10.1 4.0 2.3 54.4 37.4 66.2
1999 10.6 60.3 82.8 83.3 81.0 79.4 76.5 69.0 44.0 10.5 4.8 2.3 56.2 37.8 68.2
2000 8.4 58.9 82.6 85.0 83.1 79.6 75.3 69.6 49.6 11.6 4.8 2.6 56.8 36.0 68.8
2001 7.9 56.7 83.2 86.0 83.7 79.6 75.9 68.2 51.3 13.1 4.1 1.9 57.1 34.4 68.9
2002 5.6 53.1 82.0 86.4 84.1 80.7 77.0 68.6 52.8 14.4 4.6 1.9 57.1 31.2 69.0
2003 4.8 51.8 81.3 86.8 85.6 81.0 77.2 69.7 55.2 16.8 4.9 2.5 57.6 29.7 69.6
2004 4.5 46.5 82.8 86.3 85.4 82.3 76.8 69.7 54.0 20.1 5.6 2.9 57.5 26.3 69.2
2005 4.0 43.6 81.9 86.7 84.9 82.7 76.0 70.1 56.6 20.9 5.9 2.1 57.4 24.4 69.2
2006 4.1 44.0 81.7 87.9 85.9 81.7 78.2 70.7 58.5 18.9 6.0 1.9 58.0 24.6 70.1
2007 3.7 44.0 81.6 87.2 86.6 83.1 77.9 71.0 57.3 18.0 6.7 2.1 57.8 24.4 69.8
2008 3.5 42.0 80.6 87.0 86.0 82.6 77.6 71.6 54.5 16.5 6.4 2.7 56.9 23.3 68.7
2009 2.4 36.7 75.8 85.4 84.2 80.6 75.4 70.5 56.1 16.7 6.9 2.5 55.1 20.0 66.5
2010 2.2 36.7 73.6 83.3 83.6 79.6 76.3 69.0 56.3 16.5 6.5 2.2 54.2 19.9 65.6
2011 2.4 36.1 75.8 85.5 84.3 79.6 77.7 71.2 56.9 17.4 7.3 2.7 55.0 19.7 66.4
2012 2.2 35.9 74.6 84.7 84.4 82.3 79.4 73.1 61.2 17.0 7.2 2.6 55.7 19.8 67.3
2013 2.8 40.8 76.4 84.4 86.3 83.5 80.6 74.2 64.9 21.1 6.4 2.9 57.4 23.0 69.3
2014 3.8 45.6 82.3 88.3 89.4 87.9 84.1 76.9 70.6 26.9 5.5 2.8 60.8 26.4 73.5
2015 5.9 46.6 83.2 88.4 90.6 90.2 85.7 80.5 73.9 35.3 5.7 3.2 62.7 28.1 75.8
2016 6.2 52.7 84.4 90.7 90.9 91.2 87.2 83.0 76.2 44.7 6.8 4.5 65.0 31.5 78.6
2017 6.4 55.6 86.8 91.8 92.2 92.5 89.3 86.6 77.5 49.6 8.0 4.0 66.9 32.9 81.0
2018 6.9 56.6 86.9 92.4 92.2 92.3 90.6 87.1 80.6 52.5 10.0 4.8 67.9 33.4 82.1
Female
1998 10.7 47.5 52.7 62.4 69.5 74.4 70.0 52.3 13.6 5.1 1.6 0.8 41.0 30.6 51.3
1999 8.7 48.1 54.7 62.4 71.3 75.0 71.7 59.4 16.2 5.5 2.2 0.8 42.3 30.4 53.1
2000 8.0 45.9 56.8 61.9 72.1 75.4 72.3 62.5 20.0 5.0 2.4 1.1 43.0 28.8 53.9
2001 6.3 44.2 57.5 61.9 71.8 75.9 72.9 62.1 23.2 5.5 1.7 0.8 43.1 26.9 54.1
2002 4.3 44.2 57.5 60.4 71.1 74.9 72.0 64.0 28.3 6.0 2.0 0.9 43.3 25.8 54.3
2003 3.1 41.9 59.4 60.4 71.6 75.1 73.7 65.8 35.1 7.3 2.7 1.3 44.3 23.7 55.5
2004 2.7 37.4 60.3 60.0 69.9 75.5 71.9 66.0 39.8 9.0 2.8 1.0 44.1 20.8 55.3
2005 2.6 34.7 59.8 61.3 69.5 74.2 74.2 66.6 41.7 9.6 2.2 0.6 44.2 19.2 55.6
2006 2.5 33.6 60.4 63.2 69.0 73.2 74.1 67.5 42.4 8.5 2.6 0.5 44.4 18.6 55.6
2007 2.0 32.4 60.0 62.4 68.4 74.6 74.5 68.1 40.0 9.4 3.6 0.6 44.1 17.7 55.2
2008 1.8 31.3 60.5 60.1 69.2 75.6 74.3 68.7 38.7 9.8 3.5 0.9 43.8 17.1 54.8
2009 1.5 30.0 58.7 58.0 68.8 74.9 73.6 68.3 40.7 9.7 3.2 1.0 43.1 16.2 54.0
2010 1.9 30.3 57.8 58.5 67.4 74.7 74.7 69.4 46.6 9.5 3.6 1.1 43.6 16.6 54.6
2011 1.5 30.0 58.1 58.7 65.8 74.5 74.3 68.8 49.9 11.0 3.7 1.4 43.7 16.2 54.7
2012 1.4 31.3 60.0 60.5 67.5 77.2 76.6 72.7 49.7 11.2 3.8 1.1 44.9 17.0 56.2
2013 1.7 30.5 61.4 62.5 68.3 76.2 77.6 74.0 51.4 11.1 3.8 0.7 45.4 17.0 56.9
2014 3.0 35.2 63.3 64.1 72.2 78.7 81.7 77.9 56.8 13.4 3.3 1.1 48.0 20.5 60.2
2015 2.9 39.9 63.5 66.0 71.9 80.2 82.7 80.3 60.0 17.3 3.8 1.3 49.5 23.1 62.1
2016 3.9 41.8 66.1 66.5 73.4 82.6 84.2 81.6 64.7 21.9 4.1 1.4 51.3 24.6 64.6
2017 4.3 42.2 67.6 67.1 73.4 83.4 86.8 81.1 66.1 23.3 4.2 2.2 52.1 24.8 65.7
2018 4.6 41.4 67.7 65.9 74.0 83.8 86.7 84.0 68.2 26.4 4.6 3.1 52.9 24.3 66.8
*Source: Labour Force Survey, HCSO. 

© Hungarian Central Statistical Office, 2011