Employed persons




Unemployment rates




Average monthly earnings


Average weekly working hours

Source :
「Population・Area」 …
Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan As of March 2019 (Population data as of 2011)
「Employed persons」「Unemployment rates」 …
ILO,ILOSTAT Database. Downloaded March 2019
「Average monthly earnings」 …
Statistical Year Book India 2015,2016,2018
「Average weekly working hours」 …
Labour Bureau, Ministry of Labour and Employment, Government of India
Note :
「Employed persons」 …
The number of paid employees over a certain age with employment during the survey period including the army,
the self-employed and those employees on leave of absense.
The self-employed includes the member of producers' cooperatives and unpaid employees of family businesses.
「Average monthly earnings」 …
Calculated monthly income of factory workers by dividing the average annual income by 12 months.
「Average weekly working hours」 …
Based on the number of factory workers in each range of weekly work hours,
the total yearly average weekly work hours are calculated.
「Unemployment rates」 …
Since the method of calculating the unemployment rate varies from country to country,
it can not be simple to compare.

* The comment in the source data is omitted. For details, refer to ILO, ILOSTAT Database download data.

Survey Report

Labor Market

In addition to the basic statistical information such as economy and population,this section shows the data on work force, wages, working hours and other labor related data in recent years.


  1. 1. Economy
    • 1 - 1 GDP
    • 1 - 2 GDP growth rate
  1. 2. Population
    • 2 - 1 Population size
  1. 3. Labor force and the related statistics
    • 3 - 1 Labor force
    • 3 - 2 Workforce participation
    • 3 - 3 Employed population
    • 3 - 4 Unemployment rate
  1. 4. Wages
    • 4 - 1 Average earnings
    • 4 - 2 Employee's compensation
  1. 5. Hours of work
    • 5 - 1 Hours of work

Original text:June/2019
Last updated:October/2019

Labor Laws

This section shows the characteristic of labor laws and the important points on employment practices, government policies and labor management employers should be aware of.


  1. 1. Key points regarding employment law, standard business practices and customs, and employment policy in recent years
  1. 2. Overview of basic labor laws of India
  1. 3. Requirement for Preparation of Rules of Employment and Procedures
  1. 4. Laws and regulations regarding workers’ salaries, wages, bonuses, overtime pay, and any other forms of compensation
  1. 5. System and points to consider regarding dismissal in India
  1. 6. Visas for Foreign Nationals

Original text:February/2020
Last updated:August/2020

Salary Guide

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