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Labour force participation shows uptrend despite 2016 dip

While resident LFPR falls slightly from 68.3% in 2015 to 68% this year, overall figures show uptrend in last 5 years

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Despite a small dip this year, the share of Singaporeans and Permanent Residents working or looking for work has nevertheless seen an uptrend - rising in the past five years.

Singapore

DESPITE a small dip this year, the share of Singaporeans and Permanent Residents working or looking for work has nevertheless seen an uptrend - rising in the past five years. The labour force is also sporting more silver hair, according to an advance release of the latest Labour