Updated on 31 May, 2019
Findings of the withheld Periodic Labour Force Survey for 2017-18, will be released by the government by March. In this article, you will understand the periodic labour. Some of the findings of the survey
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- NSSO job survey for 2017-18 had shown a surge in the unemployment rate to over 6 per cent, a 45-year high.
- India’s male workforce was shrinking, with 28.6 crore employed males.
- In the last survey male workforce steadily swelled from 21.9 crores in 1993-94 to 30.4 crore in 2011-12.
- It is the first instance of a drop in the male workforce.