Period, quarters Original time series Seasonal adjustment time series
economically active economically inactive economically active economically inactive
thousand persons previous quarter = 100.0% thousand persons previous quarter = 100.0% thousand persons previous quarter = 100.0% thousand persons previous quarter = 100.0%
2009 Q1 4,280.6 3,400.7 4,301.7 3,383.4
Q2 4,310.7 100.7 3,367.3 99.0 4,309.3 100.2 3,369.8 99.6
Q3 4,330.6 100.5 3,344.0 99.3 4,310.5 100.0 3,359.0 99.7
Q4 4,325.7 99.9 3,345.4 100.0 4,326.2 100.4 3,345.6 99.6
2010 Q1 4,315.5 99.8 3,352.2 100.2 4,337.4 100.3 3,332.2 99.6
Q2 4,341.4 100.6 3,322.9 99.1 4,340.2 100.1 3,325.0 99.8
Q3 4,365.7 100.6 3,295.2 99.2 4,343.9 100.1 3,316.5 99.7
Q4 4,348.8 99.6 3,308.8 100.4 4,349.6 100.1 3,310.2 99.8
2011 Q1 4,324.1 99.4 3,330.1 100.6 4,347.2 99.9 3,302.9 99.8
Q2 4,359.2 100.8 3,291.6 98.8 4,358.2 100.3 3,290.5 99.6
Q3 4,398.5 100.9 3,248.8 98.7 4,374.8 100.4 3,275.7 99.6
Q4 4,391.9 99.8 3,253.1 100.1 4,393.7 100.4 3,253.7 99.3
2012 Q1 4,376.3 99.6 3,267.1 100.4 4,399.8 100.1 3,239.2 99.6
Q2 4,422.2 101.0 3,215.2 98.4 4,421.0 100.5 3,216.6 99.3
Q3 4,473.3 101.2 3,159.8 98.3 4,448.2 100.6 3,187.2 99.1
Q4 4,454.1 99.6 3,175.1 100.5 4,458.1 100.2 3,166.9 99.4
2013 Q1 4,401.3 98.8 3,221.6 101.5 4,423.7 99.2 3,200.8 101.1
Q2 4,468.1 101.5 3,145.3 97.6 4,466.4 101.0 3,150.1 98.4
Q3 4,510.6 101.0 3,094.7 98.4 4,485.3 100.4 3,119.8 99.0
Q4 4,497.9 99.7 3,099.4 100.2 4,503.5 100.4 3,084.9 98.9
2014 Q1 4,528.2 100.7 3,059.7 98.7 4,549.9 101.0 3,044.5 98.7
Q2 4,555.1 100.6 3,022.3 98.8 4,553.7 100.1 3,027.0 99.4
Q3 4,601.5 101.0 2,967.1 98.2 4,575.6 100.5 2,993.3 98.9
Q4 4,577.1 99.5 2,982.0 100.5 4,582.0 100.1 2,969.4 99.2
2015 Q1 4,583.1 100.1 2,964.7 99.4 4,605.9 100.5 2,942.8 99.1
Q2 4,634.3 101.1 2,905.2 98.0 4,633.7 100.6 2,909.3 98.9
Q3 4,682.8 101.0 2,853.6 98.2 4,657.0 100.5 2,879.9 99.0
Q4 4,670.8 99.7 2,857.2 100.1 4,672.8 100.3 2,853.9 99.1
2016 Q1 4,663.0 99.8 2,852.5 99.8 4,686.9 100.3 2,824.8 99.0
Q2 4,710.5 101.0 2,797.3 98.1 4,711.4 100.5 2,801.2 99.2
Q3 4,747.3 100.8 2,759.8 98.7 4,722.7 100.2 2,783.1 99.4
Q4 4,745.9 100.0 2,753.8 99.8 4,745.0 100.5 2,758.2 99.1
2017 Q1 4,704.6 99.1 2,779.4 100.9 4,727.4 99.6 2,751.3 99.8
Q2 4,737.2 100.7 2,727.8 98.1 4,740.0 100.3 2,726.0 99.1
Q3 4,763.4 100.6 2,688.7 98.6 4,740.4 100.0 2,708.7 99.4
Q4 4,754.5 99.8 2,685.7 99.9 4,753.3 100.3 2,689.5 99.3
2018 Q1 4,748.3 99.9 2,688.1 100.1 4,768.4 100.3 2,672.3 99.4
Q2 4,772.0 100.5 2,664.2 99.1 4,776.7 100.2 2,659.0 99.5
Q3 4,805.6 100.7 2,626.1 98.6 4,782.9 100.1 2,641.6 99.3
Q4 4,786.9 99.6 2,637.4 100.4 4,785.4 100.1 2,636.4 99.8
2019 Q1 4,796.0 100.2 2,624.1 99.5 4,814.5 100.6 2,615.8 99.2
Q2 4,798.3 100.0 2,623.0 100.0 4,805.4 99.8 2,619.7 100.1
Q3 4,816.6 100.4 2,603.2 99.2 4,793.1 99.7 2,619.0 100.0
Q4 4,803.1 99.7 2,611.9 100.3 4,799.8 100.1 2,610.4 99.7
2020 Q1 4,779.8 99.5 2,631.6 100.8 4,799.4 100.0 2,613.3 100.1
Q2 4,770.5 99.8 2,639.2 100.3 4,779.8 99.6 2,640.2 101.0
Q3 4,835.0 101.4 2,573.2 97.5 4,809.7 100.6 2,596.1 98.3
Q4 4,817.9 99.6 2,587.6 100.6 4,813.0 100.1 2,585.4 99.6
2021 Q1 4,782.4 99.3 2,599.7 100.5 4,804.1 99.8 2,570.5 99.4
Q2 4,817.2 100.7 2,543.3 97.8 4,826.3 100.5 2,547.0 99.1
Q3 4,853.1 100.7 2,498.1 98.2 4,827.3 100.0 2,526.1 99.2
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Source: labour force survey, HCSO.
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