Finland Unemployment Rate 1959-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Unemployment Rate in Finland decreased to 7.00 percent in July of 2014 from 9.20 percent in June of 2014. Unemployment Rate in Finland averaged 6.23 Percent from 1959 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 19.90 Percent in May of 1994 and a record low of 0.70 Percent in September of 1961. Unemployment Rate in Finland is reported by the Statistics Finland.

   
 
 

Finland Unemployment Rate


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
7.00 9.20 19.90 0.70 1959 - 2014 Percent Monthly
In Finland, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. This page provides - Finland Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Finland Unemployment Rate - was last refreshed on Friday, September 19, 2014.

Calendar GMT Country Event Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast
2014-05-20 07:00 AM Finland
Unemployment Rate
Apr 2014 9.0% 9.5% 9.5%
2014-06-24 07:00 AM Finland
Unemployment Rate
May 2014 10.7% 9.0% 9.2%
2014-07-22 07:00 AM Finland
Unemployment Rate
Jun 2014 9.2% 10.7% 10.7%
2014-08-26 07:00 AM Finland
Unemployment Rate
Jul 2014 7.0% 9.2% 9%
2014-09-23 07:00 AM Finland
Unemployment Rate
Aug 2014 7.0% 7.5%


Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 7.00 9.20 19.90 0.70 Percent [+]
Employed Persons 2561.00 2460.00 2688.00 1942.00 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 258.00 296.00 512.00 15.00 Thousand [+]
Job Vacancies 25737.00 32225.00 70008.00 2624.00 [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 1.90 1.70 5.60 1.10 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 20.20 20.10 35.80 8.40 Percent [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 68.80 67.30 73.80 62.00 Percent [+]
Wages 109.30 109.10 178.50 82.70 Index Points [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 108.40 108.30 186.20 77.80 Index Points [+]
Labour Costs 127.40 126.27 127.40 28.40 Index Points [+]
Population 5.45 5.43 5.45 4.43 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 6.10 Aug/14 6.40 10.90 4.00 Percent [+]
Brazil 4.90 Apr/14 5.00 13.10 4.30 Percent [+]
Canada 7.00 Aug/14 7.00 13.10 2.90 Percent [+]
China 4.10 Jun/14 4.10 4.30 3.90 Percent [+]
Euro Area 11.50 Jul/14 11.50 12.00 7.20 Percent [+]
France 10.20 May/14 10.10 10.80 7.20 Percent [+]
Germany 4.90 Jul/14 5.00 14.20 0.40 Percent [+]
India 5.20 Dec/12 6.30 9.40 5.20 Percent [+]
Indonesia 5.70 Feb/14 6.17 11.24 2.00 Percent [+]
Italy 12.60 Jul/14 12.30 12.80 5.90 Percent [+]
Japan 3.80 Jul/14 3.70 5.60 1.00 Percent [+]
Mexico 5.47 Jul/14 4.80 5.93 2.22 Percent [+]
Netherlands 8.00 Aug/14 8.20 8.80 3.40 Percent [+]
Russia 4.80 Aug/14 4.90 14.10 4.80 Percent [+]
South Korea 3.50 Aug/14 3.40 7.10 2.90 Percent [+]
Spain 24.47 May/14 25.93 26.94 4.41 Percent [+]
Switzerland 3.00 Aug/14 2.90 5.40 1.60 Percent [+]
Turkey 9.10 Jun/14 8.80 16.10 8.00 Percent [+]
United Kingdom 6.20 Jul/14 6.40 12.00 3.40 Percent [+]
United States 6.10 Aug/14 6.20 10.80 2.50 Percent [+]





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