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Basic Info

The Greece Unemployment Rate measures the total number of employees in Greece 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 Greece Unemployment Rate reached as high as 27.9% in 2013, because of the debt crisis that also led to a third of the population to be living in poverty.

Greece Unemployment Rate is at 16.10%, compared to 16.50% last month and 16.90% last year. This is higher than the long term average of 15.38%.

Region Greece
Source Eurostat

Stats

Last Value 16.10%
Latest Period Sep 2020
Last Updated Jan 8 2021, 05:04 EST
Next Release Feb 1 2021, 05:00 EST
Long Term Average 15.38%
Average Growth Rate 2.01%
Value from 1 Year Ago 16.90%
Change from 1 Year Ago -4.73%
Frequency Monthly
Unit Percent
Adjustment Seasonally Adjusted
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Historical Data

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Date Value
September 30, 2020 16.10%
August 31, 2020 16.50%
July 31, 2020 16.60%
June 30, 2020 18.00%
May 31, 2020 17.30%
April 30, 2020 15.80%
March 31, 2020 15.70%
February 29, 2020 15.90%
January 31, 2020 16.20%
December 31, 2019 16.40%
November 30, 2019 16.70%
October 31, 2019 16.70%
September 30, 2019 16.90%
August 31, 2019 16.90%
July 31, 2019 17.10%
June 30, 2019 17.10%
May 31, 2019 17.20%
April 30, 2019 17.60%
March 31, 2019 18.10%
February 28, 2019 18.40%
January 31, 2019 18.50%
December 31, 2018 18.50%
November 30, 2018 18.50%
October 31, 2018 18.60%
September 30, 2018 18.80%
Date Value
August 31, 2018 19.00%
July 31, 2018 19.10%
June 30, 2018 19.30%
May 31, 2018 19.50%
April 30, 2018 19.80%
March 31, 2018 20.00%
February 28, 2018 20.50%
January 31, 2018 20.40%
December 31, 2017 20.90%
November 30, 2017 21.00%
October 31, 2017 21.00%
September 30, 2017 20.90%
August 31, 2017 20.80%
July 31, 2017 21.00%
June 30, 2017 21.30%
May 31, 2017 21.60%
April 30, 2017 21.70%
March 31, 2017 22.10%
February 28, 2017 22.50%
January 31, 2017 23.10%
December 31, 2016 23.40%
November 30, 2016 23.30%
October 31, 2016 23.30%
September 30, 2016 23.10%
August 31, 2016 23.30%

Basic Info

The Greece Unemployment Rate measures the total number of employees in Greece 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 Greece Unemployment Rate reached as high as 27.9% in 2013, because of the debt crisis that also led to a third of the population to be living in poverty.

Greece Unemployment Rate is at 16.10%, compared to 16.50% last month and 16.90% last year. This is higher than the long term average of 15.38%.

Region Greece
Source Eurostat

Stats

Last Value 16.10%
Latest Period Sep 2020
Last Updated Jan 8 2021, 05:04 EST
Next Release Feb 1 2021, 05:00 EST
Long Term Average 15.38%
Average Growth Rate 2.01%
Value from 1 Year Ago 16.90%
Change from 1 Year Ago -4.73%
Frequency Monthly
Unit Percent
Adjustment Seasonally Adjusted
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