Finland Unemployment Rate 1959-2015 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Unemployment Rate in Finland increased to 11.80 percent in May of 2015 from 10.30 percent in April of 2015. Unemployment Rate in Finland averaged 6.27 percent from 1959 until 2015, 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.

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Finland Unemployment Rate
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Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
11.80 10.30 19.90 0.70 1959 - 2015 percent Monthly
In Finland, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. Content for - Finland Unemployment Rate - was last refreshed on Monday, July 6, 2015.

Calendar GMT Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2015-04-23 07:00 AM Mar 10.3% 10.1% 9.6%
2015-05-27 07:00 AM Apr 10.3% 10.3% 10.5%
2015-06-24 07:00 AM May 11.8% 10.3% 10.5%
2015-07-21 07:00 AM Jun 11.8% 10.9%
2015-08-25 07:00 AM Jul 9.8%
2015-09-22 07:00 AM Aug 9.4%

Finland Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 11.80 10.30 19.90 0.70 percent [+]
Employed Persons 2433.00 2429.00 2688.00 1942.00 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 324.00 280.00 512.00 15.00 Thousand [+]
Job Vacancies 36919.00 42821.00 70008.00 2624.00 [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 2.10 1.90 5.60 1.10 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 23.00 22.30 35.90 8.40 percent [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 67.30 66.10 73.80 62.00 percent [+]
Wages 3284.00 3206.00 3284.00 2209.00 EUR/Month [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 109.30 109.30 185.20 77.80 Index Points [+]
Labour Costs 111.37 110.88 126.27 28.40 Index Points [+]
Population 5.47 5.45 5.47 4.43 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 65.00 65.00 65.00 63.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 65.00 65.00 65.00 63.00 [+]


Unemployment Rate Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 6.00 May/15 6.10 10.90 4.00 percent [+]
Brazil 6.70 May/15 6.40 13.10 4.30 percent [+]
Canada 6.80 May/15 6.80 13.10 2.90 percent [+]
China 4.10 Mar/15 4.10 4.30 3.90 percent [+]
Euro Area 11.10 May/15 11.10 12.10 7.20 percent [+]
France 10.30 Mar/15 10.40 10.80 7.20 percent [+]
Germany 4.70 May/15 4.70 14.20 0.40 percent [+]
India 4.90 Dec/13 5.20 9.40 4.90 percent [+]
Indonesia 5.81 Mar/15 5.94 11.24 2.00 percent [+]
Italy 12.40 May/15 12.40 13.20 5.90 percent [+]
Japan 3.30 May/15 3.30 5.60 1.00 percent [+]
Mexico 4.45 May/15 4.31 5.93 2.22 percent [+]
Netherlands 6.90 May/15 7.00 7.90 3.60 percent [+]
Russia 5.60 May/15 5.80 14.10 4.80 percent [+]
South Korea 3.90 May/15 3.70 7.10 2.90 percent [+]
Spain 23.78 Mar/15 23.70 26.94 4.41 percent [+]
Switzerland 3.20 May/15 3.30 5.40 1.60 percent [+]
Turkey 10.60 Mar/15 11.20 14.80 7.30 percent [+]
United Kingdom 5.50 Apr/15 5.50 12.00 3.40 percent [+]
United States 5.30 Jun/15 5.50 10.80 2.50 percent [+]