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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 3.60%, compared to 3.70% last month and 4.00% last year. This is lower than the long term average of 7.05%.

Region Germany
Source Eurostat

Stats

Last Value 3.60%
Latest Period Jul 2021
Last Updated Sep 1 2021, 05:02 EDT
Next Release Nov 3 2021, 06:00 EDT
Long Term Average 7.05%
Average Growth Rate -1.11%
Value from 1 Year Ago 4.00%
Change from 1 Year Ago -10.00%
Frequency Monthly
Unit Percent
Adjustment Seasonally Adjusted
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Historical Data

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Date Value
July 31, 2021 3.60%
June 30, 2021 3.70%
May 31, 2021 3.70%
April 30, 2021 3.80%
March 31, 2021 3.80%
February 28, 2021 3.90%
January 31, 2021 3.90%
December 31, 2020 4.00%
November 30, 2020 4.10%
October 31, 2020 4.10%
September 30, 2020 4.10%
August 31, 2020 4.10%
July 31, 2020 4.00%
June 30, 2020 3.90%
May 31, 2020 3.80%
April 30, 2020 3.70%
March 31, 2020 3.60%
February 29, 2020 3.50%
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 3.10%
July 31, 2019 3.10%
Date Value
June 30, 2019 3.10%
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%
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%

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 3.60%, compared to 3.70% last month and 4.00% last year. This is lower than the long term average of 7.05%.

Region Germany
Source Eurostat

Stats

Last Value 3.60%
Latest Period Jul 2021
Last Updated Sep 1 2021, 05:02 EDT
Next Release Nov 3 2021, 06:00 EDT
Long Term Average 7.05%
Average Growth Rate -1.11%
Value from 1 Year Ago 4.00%
Change from 1 Year Ago -10.00%
Frequency Monthly
Unit Percent
Adjustment Seasonally Adjusted
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