Monthly Unemployment Situation – November 2020
For release: 8 January 2021 Following sustained increases in previous months, the unemployment situation eased in November 2020.
The overall unemployment rate declined from 3.6% in October to 3.3% in November. Resident and citizen unemployment rates also declined, from 4.8% to 4.6% and from 4.9% to 4.7% respectively.
109,500 residents1 were unemployed in November 2020, including 94,000 citizens.2,3
Unemployment Rates (Seasonally Adjusted)
Source: Labour Force Survey, Manpower Research & Statistics Department, MOM
Manpower Research and Statistics Department,
1 “Residents” refer to Singapore Citizens and Permanent Residents.
2 Based on seasonally adjusted data on number of unemployed persons.