Labour Force survey 2nd quarter 2021

This release contains data received through the Labour Force Survey conducted in the second quarter 2021 and the observation period was from April to June 2021. The interviewing was done in 1 940 households on the territory of Montenegro. There were collected data about demographic characteristics for all members of the households (5 369 persons were surveyed) and in addition also data about economic activity for persons aged 15 to 89 (4 644 persons).

According to the data for the second quarter of 2021, there were 234.7 thousand of active populations in Montenegro, out of which there were 194.4 thousand of employed persons or 82.9% and 40.2 thousand of unemployed or 17.1%. There were 265.1 thousand of persons outside the labour force.

For the persons aged 15 to 89 in the second quarter 2021 the activity rate is 47.0%, the employment rate is 38.9%, the unemployment rate is 17.1% and population outside the labour force rate is 53.0%.