EU Labour Force Survey

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.

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European Union Unemployment Rate

Current (Jan 2020) Previous (Dec 2019) % Chg Prev % Chg 1Y
6.20% 6.20% 0.00% -4.62%

Major EU Labour Force Survey Indicators

Indicator Period Value % Chg Prev
Austria Unemployment Rate Jun 2020 5.70% -3.39%
Austria Youth Unemployment Rate Jun 2020 10.60% -9.40%
Belgium Unemployment Rate Jun 2020 5.50% 1.85%
Belgium Youth Unemployment Rate Jun 2020 13.00% 0.00%
Bulgaria Unemployment Rate Jun 2020 4.40% -4.35%
Bulgaria Youth Unemployment Rate Jun 2020 10.10% -17.89%
Croatia Unemployment Rate Jun 2020 8.80% -1.12%
Croatia Youth Unemployment Rate Jun 2020 23.70% 0.00%
Cyprus Unemployment Rate Jun 2020 9.80% -3.92%
Cyprus Youth Unemployment Rate Jun 2020 19.60% 0.00%
Denmark Unemployment Rate Jun 2020 5.80% 5.45%
Denmark Youth Unemployment Rate Jun 2020 12.10% 6.14%
Estonia Unemployment Rate May 2020 7.00% 16.67%
Estonia Youth Unemployment Rate May 2020 17.90% 35.61%
European Union Unemployment Rate Jan 2020 6.20% 0.00%
European Union Youth Unemployment Rate Jan 2020 14.30% 1.42%
Eurozone Unemployment Rate Jun 2020 7.80% 1.30%
Eurozone Youth Unemployment Rate Jun 2020 17.00% 3.03%
Finland Unemployment Rate Jun 2020 7.30% 1.39%
Finland Youth Unemployment Rate Jun 2020 19.40% 0.00%
France Unemployment Rate Jun 2020 7.70% -6.10%
France Youth Unemployment Rate Jun 2020 21.20% -0.93%
Germany Unemployment Rate Jun 2020 4.20% 2.44%
Germany Youth Unemployment Rate Jun 2020 5.60% 0.00%
Greece Unemployment Rate Apr 2020 15.50% 6.90%
Greece Youth Unemployment Rate Apr 2020 33.60% 0.60%
Hungary Unemployment Rate May 2020 4.80% 17.07%
Hungary Youth Unemployment Rate May 2020 15.90% 17.78%
Iceland Unemployment Rate Jun 2020 4.50% 0.00%
Iceland Youth Unemployment Rate Jun 2020 11.00% -2.65%
Ireland Unemployment Rate Jun 2020 5.30% -5.36%
Ireland Youth Unemployment Rate Jun 2020 12.80% -3.03%
Italy Unemployment Rate Jun 2020 8.80% 6.02%
Italy Youth Unemployment Rate Jun 2020 27.60% 7.81%
Japan Unemployment Rate May 2020 2.90% 11.54%
Latvia Unemployment Rate Jun 2020 10.10% 3.06%
Latvia Youth Unemployment Rate Jun 2020 18.40% 0.00%
Lithuania Unemployment Rate Jun 2020 9.40% 1.08%
Lithuania Youth Unemployment Rate Jun 2020 18.90% 2.16%
Luxembourg Unemployment Rate Jun 2020 7.70% 0.00%
Luxembourg Youth Unemployment Rate Jun 2020 26.70% 2.30%
Malta Unemployment Rate Jun 2020 4.20% -2.33%
Malta Youth Unemployment Rate Jun 2020 11.80% -4.07%
Netherlands Unemployment Rate Jun 2020 4.30% 19.44%
Netherlands Youth Unemployment Rate Jun 2020 10.70% 12.63%
Norway Unemployment Rate May 2020 4.60% 12.20%
Norway Youth Unemployment Rate May 2020 11.80% 14.56%
Poland Unemployment Rate Jun 2020 3.00% 3.45%
Poland Youth Unemployment Rate Jun 2020 9.50% 5.56%
Portugal Unemployment Rate Jun 2020 7.00% 18.64%
Portugal Youth Unemployment Rate Jun 2020 25.60% 19.63%
Romania Unemployment Rate Jun 2020 5.20% 0.00%
Romania Youth Unemployment Rate Mar 2020 17.40% 0.00%
Slovakia Unemployment Rate Jun 2020 6.60% 1.54%
Slovakia Youth Unemployment Rate Jun 2020 18.10% 1.69%
Slovenia Unemployment Rate Jun 2020 4.80% 0.00%
Slovenia Youth Unemployment Rate Jun 2020 11.20% 0.00%
Spain Unemployment Rate Jun 2020 15.60% 1.30%
Spain Youth Unemployment Rate Jun 2020 40.80% 4.35%
Sweden Unemployment Rate Jun 2020 9.20% 8.24%
Sweden Youth Unemployment Rate Jun 2020 28.70% 10.81%
Turkey Unemployment Rate Apr 2020 13.60% 5.43%
Turkey Youth Unemployment Rate Apr 2020 26.70% 6.80%
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