EU Labour Force Survey Report

The EU Labour Force Survey is a sample survey of private households providing detailed data on employment in the EU. It is comprehensive data broken down in to many categories divided by age, gender, and education and with distinctions between permanent/temporary and part-/full-time.

View Chart and Details

European Union Unemployment Rate

Current (Aug 2018) Previous (Jul 2018) % Chg Prev % Chg 1Y
6.80% 6.80% 0.00% -9.33%

Major EU Labour Force Survey Indicators

Indicator Period Value % Chg Prev
Austria Unemployment Rate Aug 2018 4.80% -2.04%
Austria Youth Unemployment Rate Aug 2018 8.40% -5.62%
Belgium Unemployment Rate Aug 2018 6.50% -1.52%
Belgium Youth Unemployment Rate Jun 2018 19.10% 0.00%
Bulgaria Unemployment Rate Aug 2018 5.20% -1.89%
Bulgaria Youth Unemployment Rate Aug 2018 13.80% -5.48%
Croatia Unemployment Rate Aug 2018 8.50% -2.30%
Croatia Youth Unemployment Rate Jun 2018 23.90% 0.00%
Cyprus Unemployment Rate Aug 2018 7.50% -1.32%
Cyprus Youth Unemployment Rate Jun 2018 19.00% 0.00%
Denmark Unemployment Rate Aug 2018 4.90% -2.00%
Denmark Youth Unemployment Rate Aug 2018 9.90% 5.32%
Estonia Unemployment Rate Jul 2018 5.30% 6.00%
Estonia Youth Unemployment Rate Jul 2018 12.70% 28.28%
European Union Unemployment Rate Aug 2018 6.80% 0.00%
European Union Youth Unemployment Rate Aug 2018 14.80% -0.67%
Eurozone Unemployment Rate Aug 2018 8.10% -1.22%
Eurozone Youth Unemployment Rate Aug 2018 16.60% -0.60%
Finland Unemployment Rate Aug 2018 7.60% 0.00%
Finland Youth Unemployment Rate Aug 2018 17.40% 0.00%
France Unemployment Rate Aug 2018 9.30% 1.09%
France Youth Unemployment Rate Aug 2018 20.20% -0.49%
Germany Unemployment Rate Aug 2018 3.40% 0.00%
Germany Youth Unemployment Rate Aug 2018 6.20% -1.59%
Greece Unemployment Rate Jun 2018 19.10% -1.04%
Greece Youth Unemployment Rate Jun 2018 39.10% -0.51%
Hungary Unemployment Rate Jul 2018 3.70% 0.00%
Hungary Youth Unemployment Rate Jul 2018 9.70% -4.90%
Iceland Unemployment Rate Aug 2018 2.90% 0.00%
Iceland Youth Unemployment Rate Aug 2018 7.20% 0.00%
Ireland Unemployment Rate Aug 2018 5.60% -3.45%
Ireland Youth Unemployment Rate Aug 2018 13.90% -3.47%
Italy Unemployment Rate Aug 2018 9.70% -4.90%
Italy Youth Unemployment Rate Aug 2018 31.00% 0.65%
Japan Unemployment Rate Aug 2018 2.40% -4.00%
Latvia Unemployment Rate Aug 2018 7.40% -2.63%
Latvia Youth Unemployment Rate Aug 2018 8.40% -10.64%
Lithuania Unemployment Rate Aug 2018 6.20% -1.59%
Lithuania Youth Unemployment Rate Aug 2018 12.20% -1.61%
Luxembourg Unemployment Rate Aug 2018 5.20% 0.00%
Luxembourg Youth Unemployment Rate Aug 2018 13.50% 0.75%
Malta Unemployment Rate Aug 2018 3.80% -2.56%
Malta Youth Unemployment Rate Aug 2018 8.80% -3.30%
Netherlands Unemployment Rate Aug 2018 3.90% 2.63%
Netherlands Youth Unemployment Rate Aug 2018 7.70% 5.48%
Norway Unemployment Rate Jul 2018 4.00% 2.56%
Norway Youth Unemployment Rate Jul 2018 10.20% 3.03%
Poland Unemployment Rate Aug 2018 3.40% -2.86%
Poland Youth Unemployment Rate Aug 2018 9.70% -4.90%
Portugal Unemployment Rate Aug 2018 6.80% 0.00%
Portugal Youth Unemployment Rate Aug 2018 19.50% -1.02%
Romania Unemployment Rate Aug 2018 4.30% 2.38%
Romania Youth Unemployment Rate Jun 2018 16.60% 0.00%
Slovakia Unemployment Rate Aug 2018 6.60% -1.49%
Slovakia Youth Unemployment Rate Aug 2018 13.90% -1.42%
Slovenia Unemployment Rate Aug 2018 5.30% 0.00%
Slovenia Youth Unemployment Rate Jun 2018 8.90% 0.00%
Spain Unemployment Rate Aug 2018 15.20% 0.00%
Spain Youth Unemployment Rate Aug 2018 33.60% -0.30%
Sweden Unemployment Rate Aug 2018 6.60% 3.12%
Sweden Youth Unemployment Rate Aug 2018 17.90% 1.70%
Turkey Unemployment Rate Jun 2018 10.90% 2.83%
Turkey Youth Unemployment Rate Jun 2018 19.90% 3.11%
View and sort all 3740 EU Labour Force Survey Report Indicators
Advertisement

Related Indicator Reports

Report Last Updated
Unemployment Insurance Weekly Claims Report Oct 18, 08:31 EDT
UK Labor Market Statistics Report Oct 16, 04:31 EDT
ASA Staffing Index Report Oct 10, 13:51 EDT
Canada Labour Force Survey Report Oct 6, 10:14 EDT
Employment Situation Report Oct 5, 08:32 EDT
Metropolitan Area Employment and Unemployment Report Oct 3, 10:30 EDT
ADP Employment Report Oct 3, 08:17 EDT
Advertisement

{{root.upsell.info.feature_headline}}.

{{root.upsell.info.feature_description}}

Please note that this feature is only available as an add-on to YCharts subscriptions.


Please note that this feature requires full activation of your account and is not permitted during the free trial period.

Start My Free Trial {{root.upsell.info.call_to_action}} No credit card required.

Already a subscriber? Sign in.