Figures have been updated.
According to seasonally adjusted estimates from the Icelandic Labour Force Survey there were only minor changes in labour status figures between June and July 2019. Seasonal adjusted activity rate was 81.2% in July 2019, which is 0.2 percentage points higher in than in June. The seasonally adjusted number of unemployed persons was estimated to be 6,500 or 3.1%, which is a decrease of 0.2 percentage points.
Figures have been updated
The building cost index compiled in the middle of August 2019 is 146.3 points, 0.1% lower than in the previous month.