The yearly indicators are standardized for comparability across countries and rely heavily on the official submission of data by national authorities from over 200 countries, territories and areas.
- Labor market data from national sources from over 200 countries, territories and areas
- Data disaggregated by sex and age
- Indicators include employment, unemployment, persons outside the labor force, youth, working time, earnings and employment-related income, labor cost, occupational injuries, trade union density and collective bargaining, labor inspection
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The ILO is a specialized agency of the United Nations. Its main aims are to promote rights at work, encourage decent employment opportunities, enhance social protection and strengthen dialogue on work-related issues.