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Basic Info

The Germany Unemployment Rate measures the total number of employees in Germany that are a part of the labor force, but are without a job. Unemployment rates can be a good gauge for how the economy is performing in a particular region. Historically, the Germany Unemployment Rate reached as high as 11.2% in 2005, because of slow export activity.

Germany Unemployment Rate is at 4.50%, compared to 4.50% last month and 3.10% last year. This is lower than the long term average of 7.14%.

Region Germany
Source Eurostat

Stats

Last Value 4.50%
Latest Period Oct 2020
Last Updated Dec 2 2020, 05:02 EST
Next Release Jan 8 2021, 05:00 EST
Long Term Average 7.14%
Average Growth Rate -0.37%
Value from 1 Year Ago 3.10%
Change from 1 Year Ago 45.16%
Frequency Monthly
Unit Percent
Adjustment Seasonally Adjusted
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Historical Data

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Date Value
October 31, 2020 4.50%
September 30, 2020 4.50%
August 31, 2020 4.50%
July 31, 2020 4.40%
June 30, 2020 4.30%
May 31, 2020 4.20%
April 30, 2020 4.00%
March 31, 2020 3.80%
February 29, 2020 3.60%
January 31, 2020 3.40%
December 31, 2019 3.30%
November 30, 2019 3.20%
October 31, 2019 3.10%
September 30, 2019 3.10%
August 31, 2019 3.00%
July 31, 2019 3.00%
June 30, 2019 3.00%
May 31, 2019 3.10%
April 30, 2019 3.10%
March 31, 2019 3.20%
February 28, 2019 3.20%
January 31, 2019 3.30%
December 31, 2018 3.30%
November 30, 2018 3.30%
October 31, 2018 3.30%
Date Value
September 30, 2018 3.30%
August 31, 2018 3.40%
July 31, 2018 3.40%
June 30, 2018 3.40%
May 31, 2018 3.40%
April 30, 2018 3.40%
March 31, 2018 3.50%
February 28, 2018 3.50%
January 31, 2018 3.50%
December 31, 2017 3.60%
November 30, 2017 3.60%
October 31, 2017 3.60%
September 30, 2017 3.70%
August 31, 2017 3.70%
July 31, 2017 3.70%
June 30, 2017 3.80%
May 31, 2017 3.80%
April 30, 2017 3.90%
March 31, 2017 3.90%
February 28, 2017 3.90%
January 31, 2017 3.90%
December 31, 2016 3.90%
November 30, 2016 3.90%
October 31, 2016 4.00%
September 30, 2016 4.00%

Basic Info

The Germany Unemployment Rate measures the total number of employees in Germany that are a part of the labor force, but are without a job. Unemployment rates can be a good gauge for how the economy is performing in a particular region. Historically, the Germany Unemployment Rate reached as high as 11.2% in 2005, because of slow export activity.

Germany Unemployment Rate is at 4.50%, compared to 4.50% last month and 3.10% last year. This is lower than the long term average of 7.14%.

Region Germany
Source Eurostat

Stats

Last Value 4.50%
Latest Period Oct 2020
Last Updated Dec 2 2020, 05:02 EST
Next Release Jan 8 2021, 05:00 EST
Long Term Average 7.14%
Average Growth Rate -0.37%
Value from 1 Year Ago 3.10%
Change from 1 Year Ago 45.16%
Frequency Monthly
Unit Percent
Adjustment Seasonally Adjusted
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