Austria Unemployment Rate 1960-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Unemployment Rate in Austria increased to 8.70 percent in November of 2014 from 8.10 percent in October of 2014. Unemployment Rate in Austria averaged 4.69 percent from 1960 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 9.70 percent in January of 2014 and a record low of 0.80 percent in August of 1974. Unemployment Rate in Austria is reported by the Public Employment Service Austria (AMS).

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Austria Unemployment Rate


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
8.70 8.10 9.70 0.80 1960 - 2014 percent Monthly
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In Austria, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. This page provides - Austria Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Austria Unemployment Rate - was last refreshed on Thursday, December 18, 2014.

Calendar GMT Event Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2014-10-01 08:00 AM
Unemployment Rate  Sep
7.6% 7.6% 7.6%
2014-11-03 08:30 AM
Unemployment Rate  Oct
8.1% 7.6% 8%
2014-12-01 11:00 AM
Unemployment Rate  Nov
8.7% 8.1% 8%
2015-01-02 08:40 AM
Unemployment  Rate  Dec.
9.2%
2015-02-03 08:30 AM
Unemployment Rate  Jan
8.9%
2015-03-03 09:00 AM
Unemployment Rate  Feb
8.6%


Austria Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 8.70 8.10 9.70 0.80 percent [+]
Employed Persons 3550.80 3552.30 3595.00 2302.70 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 331756.00 310306.00 369837.00 22344.00 [+]
Job Vacancies 24731.00 25962.00 76714.00 11240.00 [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 1.30 1.40 1.60 0.80 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 10.00 9.50 12.10 5.10 percent [+]
Wages 2477.00 2418.00 2477.00 1866.00 EUR [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 125.70 125.60 125.70 75.89 Index Points [+]
Labour Costs 149.10 120.30 149.10 76.40 Index Points [+]
Population 8.45 8.44 8.45 7.05 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 60.00 60.00 60.00 60.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 65.00 65.00 65.00 65.00 [+]
Productivity 110.90 110.90 110.90 84.10 Index Points [+]


Unemployment Rate Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 6.30 Nov/14 6.20 10.90 4.00 percent [+]
Brazil 4.70 Oct/14 4.90 13.10 4.30 percent [+]
Canada 6.60 Nov/14 6.50 13.10 2.90 percent [+]
China 4.10 Aug/14 4.10 4.30 3.90 percent [+]
Euro Area 11.50 Oct/14 11.50 12.00 7.20 percent [+]
France 10.40 Aug/14 10.10 10.80 7.20 percent [+]
Germany 4.90 Oct/14 5.00 14.20 0.40 percent [+]
India 5.20 Dec/12 6.30 9.40 5.20 percent [+]
Indonesia 5.94 Aug/14 5.70 11.24 2.00 percent [+]
Italy 13.20 Oct/14 12.90 13.20 5.90 percent [+]
Japan 3.50 Oct/14 3.60 5.60 1.00 percent [+]
Mexico 4.78 Oct/14 5.08 5.93 2.22 percent [+]
Netherlands 8.00 Nov/14 8.00 8.80 3.40 percent [+]
Russia 5.20 Nov/14 5.10 14.10 4.80 percent [+]
South Korea 3.40 Nov/14 3.50 7.10 2.90 percent [+]
Spain 23.67 Aug/14 24.47 26.94 4.41 percent [+]
Switzerland 3.20 Nov/14 3.10 5.40 1.60 percent [+]
Turkey 10.50 Sep/14 10.10 16.10 8.00 percent [+]
United Kingdom 6.00 Oct/14 6.00 12.00 3.40 percent [+]
United States 5.80 Nov/14 5.80 10.80 2.50 percent [+]