Unemployment

9 Jan 2023 – Jobless rate further shrinks to 3.6% — PSA

Published by rudy Date posted on January 10, 2024
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26 May 2023- Joblessness down, but still above pre-pandemic levels – SWS

Published by rudy Date posted on May 27, 2023
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8 Sept 2022 – Unemployment rate down but underemployment up in July

Published by rudy Date posted on September 10, 2022
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7 Jan 2022 – Jobless rate hits lowest since start of pandemic, but job quality worsens

Published by rudy Date posted on January 7, 2022

Ramon Royandoyan – Philstar.com January 7, 2022 | 11:41am Jobless rate hits lowest since start of pandemic, but job quality worsens Devotees at National Shrine of Our Mother of Perpetual Help at Baclaran in The STAR / Michael Varcas ANILA, Philippines — Unemployment rate in November last year hit its lowest level since the start…

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Job losses affecting women, youth most amid pandemic

Published by rudy Date posted on December 17, 2021

by Louise Maureen Simeon – The Philippine Star, 17 Dec 2021 MANILA, Philippines — Women and youth in the country’s labor market are bearing the brunt of job losses due to the pandemic, with the government urged to ramp up social protection to address worsening inequality and ensure economic recovery.

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Job losses affecting women, youth most amid pandemic

Published by rudy Date posted on December 17, 2021

by Louise Maureen Simeon – The Philippine Star, 17 Dec 2021 MANILA, Philippines — Women and youth in the country’s labor market are bearing the brunt of job losses due to the pandemic, with the government urged to ramp up social protection to address worsening inequality and ensure economic recovery.

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11.9 million jobless Filipinos in September – SWS

Published by rudy Date posted on December 15, 2021

By: Philippine Daily Inquirer, 15 Dec 2021 MANILA, Philippines — About 11.9 million Filipinos were found jobless in September amid the worst surge in COVID-19 cases in the country.

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15 Dec 2021 – Joblessness slightly falls to 24.8% – SWS

Published by rudy Date posted on December 15, 2021

by Janvic Mateo – The Philippine Star, 15 Dec 2021 MANILA, Philippines — The number of jobless Filipinos slightly decreased in the third quarter of the year, but remains above pre-pandemic levels, according to a survey conducted by Social Weather Stations (SWS).

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7 Dec 2021 – Jobless rate eases in October, but quality of work worsens

Published by rudy Date posted on December 7, 2021

by Ian Nicolas Cigaral – Philstar.com, 7 Dec 2021 MANILA, Philippines — There were fewer jobless Filipinos recorded in October, thanks to looser pandemic restrictions that have allowed people to find work. However, the quality of available jobs deteriorated in the face of hard economic times and high inflation.

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PSA: Number of unemployed Filipinos rises to 4.25M in Sept. 2021

Published by rudy Date posted on November 4, 2021

By: Neil Arwin Mercado – Reporter, 4 Nov 2021 MANILA, Philippines — The unemployment rate in the country rose to 8.9 percent—equivalent to 4.25 million Filipinos—in September 2021, the highest since January this year, the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) reported Thursday.

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4.25 million Filipinos jobless as unemployment hits 8.9 percent in September: PSA

Published by rudy Date posted on November 4, 2021

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Big firms shed most number of jobs in 2021, says DOLE

Published by rudy Date posted on September 27, 2021

BY SAMUEL P. MEDENILLA, Businessmirror, 27 Sep 2021 LARGE companies have shed the most workers this year, according to a new report of the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE).

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8 Sept 2021 – Jobless rate eases to 6.9%

Published by rudy Date posted on September 8, 2021

by Louise Maureen Simeon – The Philippine Star, 8 Sep 2021 MANILA, Philippines — The country’s jobless rate hit its lowest level since the start of the pandemic, but more Filipinos are still on the lookout for additional hours of work as the quality of jobs available in the labor market has yet to improve.

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Joblessness soars to 13.5-M in June — SWS

Published by rudy Date posted on September 8, 2021

by Ramon Royandoyan – Philstar.com, 8 Sep 2021 MANILA, Philippines — The proportion of unemployed Filipinos went up in June, a new poll released Wednesday showed, painting a bleak economic picture amid prolonged pandemic lockdowns.

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Jobless rate eases to 6.9%

Published by rudy Date posted on September 8, 2021

by Louise Maureen Simeon – The Philippine Star, 8 Sep 2021 MANILA, Philippines — The country’s jobless rate hit its lowest level since the start of the pandemic, but more Filipinos are still on the lookout for additional hours of work as the quality of jobs available in the labor market has yet to improve.

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25 Aug 2021 – ‘PH jobless rate hike highest in Asia’

Published by rudy Date posted on August 25, 2021

By Ben O. de Vera, 25 Aug 2021 The Philippines suffered from one of the biggest hikes in joblessness in the Asia-Pacific region last year, and many Filipinos continued to bewail lack of income amid prolonged COVID-19 quarantine, two multilateral lenders said.

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‘Recover and recalibrate’: Celebrity life coach gives tips on how to cope up with unemployment

Published by rudy Date posted on August 21, 2021

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12 Aug 2021 – High unemployment, poverty remain despite GDP gains

Published by rudy Date posted on August 12, 2021

(The Philippine Star), 12 Aug 2021 MANILA, Philippines — Filipinos will face difficulty seeking work until 2022 despite the gains made in recovering jobs lost last year, forcing the Department of Finance (DOF) to push for the distribution of cash aid to the poorest families.

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4 Aug 2021 – 3.76M Filipinos jobless in June

Published by rudy Date posted on August 4, 2021

By Ben O. de Vera, 4 Aug 2021 The number of jobless Filipinos increased to 3.76 million in June, equivalent to 7.7 percent of the labor force, the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) reported yesterday.

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Jobless rate steadies in June but new lockdowns may erase gains

Published by rudy Date posted on August 3, 2021

by Ramon Royandoyan (Philstar.com), 3 Aug 2021 MANILA, Philippines (Update 1, 10:22 a.m.) — The Philippine Statistics Authority reported that jobless rate was steady in June, but looming harsh lockdowns in Metro Manila could throw a spanner in the works.

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May unemployment rate falls as lockdown curbs ease

Published by rudy Date posted on July 2, 2021

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Lockdown rollback tempers unemployment rate in May

Published by rudy Date posted on July 2, 2021

by Ian Nicolas Cigaral (Philstar.com) – 1 Jul 2021 MANILA, Philippines — The proportion of Filipinos who were either jobless or out of business dropped in May, as a rollback of pandemic restrictions allowed some people to get their jobs back and secure longer working hours.

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Number of jobless Pinoys declines as lockdowns ease

Published by rudy Date posted on July 2, 2021

by Louise Maureen Simeon (The Philippine Star), 2 Jul 2021 MANILA, Philippines — The continued easing of mobility restrictions helped Filipinos regain some lost jobs in May, with the rollout of more COVID-19 vaccines expected to further aid in overall employment recovery in the country.

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Number of jobless Pinoys down in past 6 months

Published by rudy Date posted on June 18, 2021

by Janvic Mateo (The Philippine Star), 18 Jun 2021 MANILA, Philippines — The number of jobless Filipinos has slightly declined over the past six months but remains above pre-pandemic level, a new survey conducted by Social Weather Stations (SWS) showed.

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Lockdown pulls up jobless rate to 8.7%

Published by rudy Date posted on June 9, 2021

by Louise Maureen Simeon (The Philippine Star), 9 Jun 2021 MANILA, Philippines — The reimposition of strict quarantine measures wiped out the minimal gains in the country’s labor market as more Filipinos lost their jobs again in April.

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7 May 2021 – Jobless rate down to 7.1% in March

Published by rudy Date posted on May 7, 2021

by Louise Maureen Simeon (The Philippine Star), 7 May 2021 MANILA, Philippines — The number of unemployed Filipinos last March declined to its lowest level since the start of the pandemic last year, the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) said.

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DOLE: Lowest unemployment rate since pandemic shows PH is bouncing back

Published by rudy Date posted on May 6, 2021

By: John Eric Mendoza, 6 May 2021 MANILA, Philippines — The country’s latest unemployment rate of 7.1 percent, the lowest since the COVID-19 pandemic hit the country, indicates that the economy is “gradually getting back on track,” the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) said on Thursday.

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31 Mar 2021 – 4.2 million Pinoys jobless

Published by rudy Date posted on March 31, 2021

by Louise Maureen Simeon, Mayen Jaymalin (The Philippine Star), 31 Mar 2021 MANILA, Philippines — More Filipinos were looking for additional hours of work in February, while those totally jobless also increased even at a time when the economy had already reopened.

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4 million Filipinos jobless in January

Published by rudy Date posted on March 10, 2021

by Louise Maureen Simeon (The Philippine Star), 10 Mar 2021 MANILA, Philippines — Unemployment in the country rose to 8.7 percent in January, accounting for four million jobless Filipinos due to the pandemic, the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) reported yesterday.

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Unemployment rate in PH rose by 1.6M in January — PSA

Published by rudy Date posted on March 9, 2021

By Margret Fermin, 9 Mar 2021 In the Philippines, the unemployment rate in January 2021 remained the same as the October 2020 rate of 8.7 percent. This is the lowest since April 2020 but higher than the January 2020 rate of 5.3 percent.

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