Estonia Unemployment Rate 1989-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Unemployment Rate in Estonia decreased to 7.5 percent in the third quarter of 2014 from 6.9 percent in the second quarter of 2014. Unemployment Rate in Estonia averaged 8.59 Percent from 1989 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 20.10 Percent in the first quarter of 2010 and a record low of 0.50 Percent in the second quarter of 1989. Unemployment Rate in Estonia is reported by the Statistics Estonia.

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Estonia Unemployment Rate


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
7.50 6.90 20.10 0.50 1989 - 2014 percent Quarterly
In Estonia, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. This page provides - Estonia Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Estonia Unemployment Rate - was last refreshed on Friday, December 19, 2014.

Calendar GMT Event Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2014-05-15 06:00 AM
Unemployment Rate  Q1
8.5% 8.7% 7.6%
2014-08-14 06:00 AM
Unemployment Rate  Q2
6.9% 8.5% 7.8%
2014-11-14 06:00 AM
Unemployment Rate  Q3
7.5% 6.9% 6.8%
2015-02-13 06:00 AM
Unemployment Rate  Q4
6.7%
2015-05-15 06:00 AM
Unemployment Rate  Q1
6.8%
2015-08-14 06:00 AM
Unemployment Rate  Q2
6.8%


Estonia Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 7.50 6.90 20.10 0.50 percent [+]
Employed Persons 633.70 629.50 839.10 553.60 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 26.40 25.78 95.00 12.00 Thousand [+]
Job Vacancies 3.14 3.78 9.23 0.51 Thousand [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 3.50 3.80 8.50 1.40 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 13.50 14.50 40.50 7.90 percent [+]
Wages 976.74 1022.66 1022.66 7.00 EUR [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 974.20 985.65 985.65 282.00 EUR [+]
Labour Costs 160.16 165.90 194.97 29.81 Index Points [+]
Population 1.32 1.34 1.57 1.22 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 62.00 61.50 62.00 61.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 63.00 63.00 63.00 63.00 [+]
Minimum Wages 355.00 355.00 355.00 79.90 EUR [+]


Unemployment Rate Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 6.30 Nov/14 6.20 10.90 4.00 percent [+]
Brazil 4.80 Nov/14 4.70 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 [+]