1. Where are the Jobs?

    04 May 2018

    Learn about employment patterns across sectors and occupations in Where are the jobs?, the second issue of our new series Spotlight on work statistics.

  2. What about seniors?

    04 May 2018

    Learn about the situation of older persons in the labour market in What about seniors?, the first issue of our new series Spotlight on work statistics where we use ILOSTAT data to explore various labour market issues.

  3. Measuring unemployment and the potential labour force in labour force surveys: Main findings from the ILO LFS pilot studies

    04 May 2018

  4. ILO LFS Pilot Studies - Experimental fields tests: Methodology, process and outcomes

    04 May 2018

  5. ILO LFS PIilot Studies - Cognitive interviewing tests: Methodology, process and outcomes

    04 May 2018

  6. ILO LFS Pilot Studies in follow up to the 19th ICLS: Background, objectives and methodology

    04 May 2018


  1. Quick guide on sources and uses of labour statistics

    03 November 2017

    This guide walks readers through the basics of labour statistics, from their conception to their final use. It includes key information on sources, standards, concepts, definitions, scope and interpretation of labour statistics, making it a valuable tool for anyone wanting to learn the essentials of labour statistics.

  2. Report of the Pilot Studies Analysis Workshop, Geneva, 15 to 18 November 2016

    16 January 2017

    The Labour Force Survey (LFS) Pilot Studies Analysis Workshop took place from 15 to 18 November 2016 in Geneva, Switzerland. It was organized by the ILO Department of Statistics. It hosted participants from the 10 countries participating in the pilot study. Representatives from FAO, UN Foundation and World Bank also attended the Workshop.


  1. Key Indicators of the Labour Market 2015 (KILM): Full report

    13 July 2016

    The KILM is a multifunctional research tool designed to make labour market information and analysis easily accessible.


  1. Education and labour markets: Analysing global patterns with the KILM

    16 November 2015

    The ninth edition of the KILM includes four indicators that directly examine the link between education and the labour market, presenting time series for a large number of countries at all stages of development.