Croatia Unemployment Rate

Unemployment Rate in Croatia decreased to 22.30 percent in March of 2014 from 22.70 percent in February of 2014. Unemployment Rate in Croatia is reported by the Croatian Bureau of Statistics. Unemployment Rate in Croatia averaged 18.25 Percent from 1996 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 23.60 Percent in January of 2002 and a record low of 12.20 Percent in July of 2008. In Croatia, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. This page provides - Croatia Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-24

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
22.30 22.70 23.60 12.20 21.90 | 2014/04 1996 - 2014 Percent Monthly

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Croatia Unemployment Rate
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CALENDAR GMT Country Event Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast
2014-01-22 10:00 AM Croatia
Unemployment Rate
Dec 2013 21.60% 21.1% 21.8%
2014-02-21 10:00 AM Croatia
Unemployment Rate
Jan 2014 22.4% 21.60% 22.2%
2014-03-21 10:00 AM Croatia
Unemployment Rate
Feb 2014 22.7% 22.4% 22%
2014-04-23 10:00 AM Croatia
Unemployment Rate
Mar 2014 22.3% 22.7% 21.7%
2014-05-22 10:00 AM Croatia
Unemployment Rate
Apr 2014 22.3% 21.9%
2014-06-23 10:00 AM Croatia
Unemployment Rate
May 2014 20.6%
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Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Unit
Employed Persons 1387.00 2013-11-15 1426.00 1681.00 1344.00 1390.11 2014-03-31 Thousand [+]
Job Vacancies 8676.00 2010-12-31 11376.00 19883.00 4760.00 9206.12 2011-01-31 [+]
Labour Costs 130.20 2013-02-15 117.90 130.20 81.10 124.34 2013-06-30 Index Points [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 10.80 2013-09-30 10.80 11.50 4.40 10.87 2013-12-31 percent [+]
Population 4.40 2012-12-31 4.41 4.78 4.14 4.40 2013-12-31 Million [+]
Productivity 104.20 2014-02-28 104.20 111.30 92.40 102.81 2014-03-31 Index Points [+]
Retirement Age Men 65.00 2013-01-01 65.00 65.00 65.00 65.00 2013-12-31 [+]
Retirement Age Women 60.75 2013-01-01 60.50 60.75 60.00 60.77 2013-12-31 [+]
Unemployed Persons 376866.00 2014-03-15 384376.00 415352.00 147618.00 380769.31 2014-03-31 [+]
Unemployment Rate 22.30 2014-03-15 22.70 23.60 12.20 21.90 2014-04-30 Percent [+]
Wages 5553.00 2014-01-15 5556.00 5729.00 13.00 5496.03 2014-02-28 HRK [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 4935.00 2014-01-15 4901.00 5135.00 4443.00 4847.43 2014-02-28 HRK [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 48.80 2013-12-15 49.20 51.20 21.50 49.46 2014-01-31 Percent [+]
Minimum Wages 400.70 2013-12-31 372.40 400.70 372.40 396.80 2014-01-31 EUR [+]
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Unemployment Rate | Notes
The unemployment rate can be defined as the number of people actively looking for a job divided by the labour force. Changes in unemployment depend mostly on inflows made up of non-employed people starting to look for jobs, of employed people who lose their jobs and look for new ones and of people who stop looking for employment.


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