Rajnish Optimist 145 Questions 243 Answers 225 Best Answers 1k Points View Profile Rajnish Asked: November 17, 20202020-11-17T14:50:27+05:30 2020-11-17T14:50:27+05:30In: UPSC PRELIMS What is Periodic Labour Force Survey (PLFS)? Describe Periodic Labour Force Survey (PLFS). economics Share Facebook 1 Answer Recent Sweety Stay Original. 142 Questions 117 Answers 102 Best Answers 781 Points View Profile Best Answer Sweety Stay Original. 2020-11-17T15:49:13+05:30Added an answer on November 17, 2020 at 3:49 pm PLFS is India’s first computer-based survey which gives estimates of key employment and unemployment indicators like the labour force participation rate, worker population ratio, proportion unemployed, and the unemployment rate in rural households annually and on a quarterly basis for the urban households. More about PLFS: Labour Force Participation Rate is the percentage of people in the labour force (those who are working or seeking or available for work) in the population while the Worker Population Ratio is the percentage of employed people. The unemployment rate indicates the proportion of unemployed people in the work force. According to the latest Periodic Labour Force Survey (PLFS), released by Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation, India’s unemployment rate has improved from the 45-year high of 6.1% in 2017-18 to 5.8% in 2018-19. 1 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on WhatsApp Leave an answerCancel replyYou must login or register to add a new answer.Continue with FacebookContinue with Google Related Questions What is EPFO and EPF? Describe ‘Strategic Trade Authorisation’(STA).