Labour force participation in July rises to 68.6%

  • Economy
  • Friday, 14 Sep 2018

PUTRAJAYA: Malaysia's labour force participation rate in July 2018 increased 0.1 percentage point to 68.6 per cent compared with the previous month, said the Department of Statistics Malaysia.

Chief Statistician Datuk Seri Dr Mohd Uzir Mahidin said the labour participation rate in July 2018 rose 0.9 percentage points year-on-year from 67.7 per cent.