Data Set

Labour Market Indicators: Unemployment rate

Description

Value measured as total percentage

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Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development. Labour Force Statistics by sex and age - indicators [Data]. Data retrieved from the Social Policy and Law Shared Database (SPLASH) (distributor). Retrieved from: www.splash-db.eu on Day/Month/Year.

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Values

Unit: %

  1961 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970 1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Austria 3.60 3.70 4.20 4.20 4.30 3.70 3.50 3.60 4.00 4.30 5.50 5.70 5.30 4.90 4.20 5.40 4.90 4.60 4.90 5.40 5.70 5.80 6.10 5.60
Belgium 11.70 12.00 11.40 11.30 11.30 10.20 8.30 7.30 7.00 6.70 8.10 9.70 9.40 9.50 9.00 9.40 8.70 7.00 6.60 7.60 8.20 8.40 8.50 8.30 7.50 7.00 8.00 8.40 7.20 7.60 8.50 8.60 8.60 7.90 7.10
Colombia 15.40 16.00 14.50 14.10 12.20 11.50 11.50 12.30 12.10 11.10 10.70 9.90 9.40 9.20 9.50 9.70
Czech Republic 4.30 4.30 4.00 3.90 4.80 6.50 8.70 8.80 8.20 7.30 7.80 8.40 8.00 7.20 5.40 4.40 6.80 7.40 6.80 7.00 7.00 6.20 5.10 4.00 2.90
Denmark 9.90 9.00 8.00 6.10 6.20 6.60 8.30 8.50 9.20 9.20 10.90 8.10 7.00 6.90 5.40 5.10 5.20 4.60 4.60 4.60 5.50 5.60 4.90 4.00 3.80 3.50 6.10 7.60 7.70 7.70 7.20 6.80 6.30 6.30 5.90
Estonia 0.60 1.50 3.70 6.60 7.70 9.70 10.00 9.70 9.90 12.40 14.80 13.10 11.40 10.60 10.40 8.20 6.10 4.70 5.60 13.80 17.10 12.60 10.20 8.80 7.50 6.30 6.90 5.90
Finland 1.50 1.50 1.40 1.50 2.90 4.00 2.90 2.10 2.50 2.80 2.50 1.90 2.70 4.00 5.90 7.40 6.10 4.70 5.00 5.50 5.60 5.20 5.20 5.30 5.20 4.60 3.20 3.10 6.60 11.70 16.30 16.50 15.40 14.50 12.60 11.50 10.20 9.80 9.10 9.00 9.00 8.90 8.40 7.70 6.90 6.40 8.30 8.50 7.90 7.80 8.30 8.70 9.50 8.90 8.80
France 1.90 1.90 1.80 2.30 2.40 2.00 2.30 3.70 4.60 4.90 5.00 5.80 6.20 7.10 7.80 8.10 9.60 10.30 10.20 10.70 10.20 9.60 9.20 9.10 10.10 11.20 12.40 11.60 12.10 12.30 11.90 11.80 10.10 8.80 8.90 8.20 8.50 8.50 8.50 7.70 7.10 8.80 8.90 8.90 9.50 10.00 10.00 10.10 9.80 9.20
Germany 0.60 0.70 0.90 1.00 2.20 4.00 4.00 3.90 3.70 3.20 3.20 4.60 6.50 8.00 7.10 7.20 6.50 6.30 6.20 5.60 4.90 5.60 6.70 7.90 8.50 8.20 8.90 9.90 9.30 8.50 7.80 7.90 8.70 9.40 10.40 11.30 10.40 8.70 7.60 7.80 7.20 5.90 5.50 5.30 5.10 4.70 4.20 3.80
Greece 8.10 8.40 8.00 7.60 7.60 7.90 7.60 7.20 7.80 8.10 9.20 9.10 9.30 9.90 9.80 11.00 12.00 11.60 11.00 10.50 10.00 10.70 10.10 9.10 8.50 7.90 9.80 12.90 18.10 24.70 27.70 26.70 25.10 23.70 21.70
Hungary 10.00 12.10 10.80 10.20 9.90 8.70 7.80 7.00 6.40 5.70 5.80 5.90 6.10 7.20 7.50 7.50 7.90 10.10 11.30 11.10 11.10 10.20 7.80 6.80 5.10 4.20
Iceland 2.70 4.30 5.30 5.40 5.00 3.70 3.80 2.70 1.90 2.30 2.30 3.20 3.40 3.10 2.70 3.00 2.30 3.00 7.40 7.70 7.20 6.20 5.50 5.10 4.20 3.10 2.90
Ireland 6.70 6.20 7.00 9.70 9.10 7.00 10.80 14.40 16.00 17.10 17.70 17.40 16.80 15.60 13.30 15.10 15.50 16.10 15.10 12.40 12.10 10.50 8.40 6.40 5.00 4.20 4.80 5.00 4.90 5.10 5.00 5.20 6.20 13.10 14.90 15.60 16.10 14.90 12.70 10.60 9.30 7.00
Italy 3.20 3.20 3.70 3.50 2.90 3.40 3.80 7.10 7.20 7.60 7.60 7.70 8.40 9.40 10.20 10.40 11.30 12.10 12.20 12.20 11.50 11.10 11.70 10.10 11.10 11.70 11.70 11.80 11.90 11.50 10.60 9.60 9.10 8.70 8.10 7.80 6.90 6.20 6.80 7.90 8.50 8.50 10.80 12.30 12.90 12.10 11.90 11.40
Latvia 14.50 14.00 12.60 11.80 11.90 10.20 7.20 6.20 8.00 18.00 19.80 16.50 15.30 12.10 11.10 10.10 9.90 8.90
Lithuania 16.70 17.60 13.90 12.60 11.00 8.40 5.80 4.30 5.90 14.00 18.10 15.70 13.60 12.00 10.90 9.30 8.10 7.30
Luxembourg 3.20 2.70 3.00 2.70 2.40 1.90 1.50 1.60 1.50 2.00 2.30 3.50 2.90 3.30 2.50 2.80 2.40 2.40 1.80 2.60 3.70 5.10 4.50 4.70 4.10 5.10 5.20 4.40 4.90 5.20 5.90 5.90 6.70 6.30 5.50
Netherlands 1.30 2.30 2.30 2.80 4.00 4.20 4.00 4.00 4.00 4.60 7.00 9.70 14.00 14.30 13.20 12.20 9.50 9.10 8.30 7.40 6.90 5.50 6.10 6.80 7.10 6.40 5.50 4.30 3.50 3.10 2.50 3.10 4.20 5.10 5.30 4.30 3.60 3.00 3.70 4.50 4.40 5.30 6.70 6.90 6.90 6.10 4.90
Norway 1.80 1.40 1.50 2.30 1.80 1.50 2.00 2.00 1.70 2.10 2.80 3.50 3.20 2.60 1.90 2.10 3.20 5.00 5.40 5.50 6.00 6.10 5.40 5.00 4.90 4.00 3.20 3.20 3.50 3.50 4.00 4.50 4.50 4.70 3.50 2.60 2.60 3.20 3.70 3.30 3.30 3.60 3.60 4.50 4.90 4.30
Poland 13.60 14.40 14.80 13.70 12.70 11.50 10.20 12.80 16.40 18.60 20.30 20.00 19.30 18.00 14.00 9.70 7.20 8.30 9.70 9.80 10.20 10.50 9.10 7.60 6.20 5.00
Portugal 1.30 4.00 5.90 6.90 7.50 7.50 7.00 7.40 6.60 7.80 8.40 8.70 8.50 7.10 5.80 5.10 4.80 4.20 4.20 5.70 7.00 7.40 7.60 7.00 5.20 4.60 4.20 4.30 5.30 6.70 7.00 8.10 8.10 8.50 8.00 10.00 11.40 13.30 16.30 17.00 14.50 12.90 11.50 9.20
Russia 5.20 5.90 8.20 9.50 9.70 11.90 13.30 13.20 10.70 9.00 7.90 8.30 7.80 7.20 7.10 6.10 6.20 8.40 7.40 6.50 5.50 5.50 5.20 5.60 5.60 5.20
Slovakia 13.70 13.10 11.30 11.90 12.60 16.40 18.80 19.30 18.60 17.60 18.20 16.20 13.30 11.00 9.60 12.10 14.40 13.70 14.00 14.30 13.20 11.50 9.70 8.20
Slovenia 6.90 6.30 6.40 6.80 6.40 6.70 6.10 5.00 4.50 6.00 7.40 8.30 9.00 10.30 9.90 9.10 8.10 6.70
Spain 2.00 2.20 2.80 4.50 4.60 5.20 7.00 8.60 11.40 13.90 15.70 17.20 19.90 21.30 20.80 20.10 19.10 17.10 16.10 16.20 18.30 22.60 24.00 22.80 22.10 20.70 18.70 15.70 13.90 10.50 11.50 11.50 11.00 9.20 8.50 8.30 11.30 18.00 20.00 21.50 24.90 26.20 24.60 22.20 19.70 17.30
Sweden 1.60 1.60 1.20 1.50 2.10 2.20 1.80 1.50 2.50 2.70 2.50 2.00 1.60 1.70 2.00 2.50 2.30 2.30 2.80 3.60 4.00 3.50 3.10 2.90 2.30 1.90 1.60 1.80 3.30 5.80 9.50 9.70 9.20 10.00 10.10 8.40 7.20 5.90 5.10 5.20 5.80 6.60 7.80 7.10 6.20 6.30 8.50 8.70 7.90 8.10 8.20 8.10 7.60 7.10 6.80
Switzerland 1.80 2.90 3.80 4.00 3.40 3.70 4.20 3.70 3.10 2.70 2.50 3.00 4.20 4.40 4.50 4.10 3.70 3.40 4.20 4.90 4.50 4.60 4.90 5.00 4.90 5.10 5.00
Turkey 8.60 8.80 8.20 8.40 8.70 9.20 8.80 7.80 6.80 7.00 7.10 7.90 6.70 8.60 10.60 10.80 11.10 10.90 10.50 10.50 11.20 14.30 12.10 10.00 9.40 9.90 10.10 10.50 11.10 11.20
United Kingdom 11.90 11.30 11.30 10.80 8.80 7.20 6.80 8.40 9.70 10.40 9.70 8.70 8.20 7.20 6.30 6.00 5.40 4.90 5.10 4.80 4.70 4.70 5.40 5.30 5.30 7.80 7.90 8.00 8.10 7.90 6.40 5.70 5.00 4.50