Denmark Unemployment Rate 1980-2015 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Unemployment Rate in Denmark increased to 4.90 percent in January of 2015 from 4 percent in December of 2014. Unemployment Rate in Denmark averaged 7.09 percent from 1980 until 2015, reaching an all time high of 12.90 percent in March of 1994 and a record low of 1.70 percent in May of 2008. Unemployment Rate in Denmark is reported by the Statistics Denmark.

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Denmark Unemployment Rate


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
4.90 4.00 12.90 1.70 1980 - 2015 percent Monthly
In Denmark, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. This page provides - Denmark Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Denmark Unemployment Rate - was last refreshed on Friday, March 6, 2015.

Calendar GMT Event Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2015-01-06 08:00 AM
Unemployment Rate  Nov
3.9% 4.0% 4.1%
2015-01-29 08:00 AM
Unemployment Rate  Dec
4% 3.9% 4%
2015-03-02 08:30 AM
Unemployment Rate  Jan
4.9% 4% 4% 4%
2015-03-31 08:00 AM
Unemployment Rate  Feb
4.9% 4.1%
2015-04-30 08:00 AM
Unemployment Rate  Mar
4.2%
2015-05-29 08:00 AM
Unemployment Rate  Apr
4.3%


Denmark Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 4.90 4.00 12.90 1.70 percent [+]
Employed Persons 2673.00 2675.00 2838.00 2579.00 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 105.80 104.80 361.40 45.30 Thousand [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 1.70 1.50 2.50 0.40 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 11.00 11.40 17.40 5.40 percent [+]
Productivity 119.91 119.31 122.90 99.10 Index Points [+]
Wages 38596.28 38106.22 38596.28 35381.53 DKK/Month [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 128.80 128.70 130.10 66.00 Index Points [+]
Labour Costs 105.30 105.08 105.30 68.27 Index Points [+]
Population 5.66 5.62 5.66 4.58 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 65.00 65.00 65.00 65.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 65.00 65.00 65.00 65.00 [+]


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 11.20 Jan/15 11.30 12.00 7.20 percent [+]
France 10.40 Nov/14 10.30 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 12.60 Jan/15 12.70 13.30 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 [+]