Kosovo Agency for Statistics Releases Labour Force Survey Results for 2013
With the support from UNDPs Active Labour Market Programme II financed by the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland and in partnership with the World Bank, the Kosovo Agency for Statistics (KAS) has published the latest Labour Force Survey (LFS) Results for 2013.
The LFS results for 2013 are similar with the previous year: the unemployment rate remaining at 30%, while there is a minor increase in the employment rate from 25.5% in 2012 to 28.4% in 2013. The labour force participation rate has slightly increased among both women and men, however, the unemployment rate among youth and other vulnerable groups continue to be strikingly high. More information on the report may be found at the KAS website.