Austria Unemployment Rate 1960-2015 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Unemployment Rate in Austria increased to 10.50 percent in January of 2015 from 10.20 percent in December of 2014. Unemployment Rate in Austria averaged 4.70 percent from 1960 until 2015, reaching an all time high of 10.50 percent in January of 2015 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
10.50 10.20 10.50 0.80 1960 - 2015 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 Sunday, March 1, 2015.

Calendar GMT Event Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2014-12-01 11:00 AM
Unemployment Rate  Nov
8.7% 8.1% 8%
2015-01-02 09:00 AM
Unemployment  Rate  Dec.
10.2% 8.7% 9.2%
2015-02-02 09:00 AM
Unemployment Rate  Jan
10.5% 10.2% 10.7%
2015-03-02 10:00 AM
Unemployment Rate  Feb
10.5% 10.3%
2015-04-01 08:30 AM
Unemployment Rate  Mar
9.4%
2015-05-01 08:30 AM
Unemployment Rate  Apr
8.7%


Austria Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 10.50 10.20 10.50 0.80 percent [+]
Employed Persons 3445.80 3471.70 3595.00 2302.70 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 406239.00 393674.00 406239.00 22344.00 [+]
Job Vacancies 22971.00 22136.00 76714.00 11240.00 [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 1.30 1.30 1.60 0.80 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 9.00 9.50 12.10 5.10 percent [+]
Wages 2513.30 2477.00 2513.30 1866.00 EUR/Month [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 127.00 125.70 127.00 75.89 Index Points [+]
Labour Costs 128.10 148.30 148.30 76.30 Index Points [+]
Population 8.51 8.45 8.51 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 6.40 Jan/15 6.10 10.90 4.00 percent [+]
Brazil 5.30 Jan/15 4.30 13.10 4.30 percent [+]
Canada 6.60 Jan/15 6.70 13.10 2.90 percent [+]
China 4.10 Nov/14 4.10 4.30 3.90 percent [+]
Euro Area 11.40 Dec/14 11.50 12.00 7.20 percent [+]
France 10.40 Aug/14 10.10 10.80 7.20 percent [+]
Germany 4.70 Jan/15 4.80 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 12.90 Dec/14 13.30 13.40 5.90 percent [+]
Japan 3.60 Jan/15 3.40 5.60 1.00 percent [+]
Mexico 4.51 Jan/15 3.76 5.93 2.22 percent [+]
Netherlands 7.20 Jan/15 7.20 8.80 3.40 percent [+]
Russia 5.50 Jan/15 5.30 14.10 4.80 percent [+]
South Korea 3.40 Jan/15 3.50 7.10 2.90 percent [+]
Spain 23.70 Nov/14 23.67 26.94 4.41 percent [+]
Switzerland 3.50 Jan/15 3.40 5.40 1.60 percent [+]
Turkey 10.70 Nov/14 10.40 16.10 8.00 percent [+]
United Kingdom 5.70 Dec/14 5.80 12.00 3.40 percent [+]
United States 5.70 Jan/15 5.60 10.80 2.50 percent [+]