Long Term Unemployment Rate | Forecast | 2016-2020

This page provides forecasts for Long Term Unemployment Rate including a long-term outlook for the next decades, medium-term expectations for the next four quarters and short-term market predictions.


Last Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 Q1/18 2020
Austria 1.90 Sep/16 1.9 1.95 1.89 1.96 1.92
Belgium 4.10 Sep/16   4.03 4.01 4 3.99 3.96
Bulgaria 4.30 Sep/16   3.97 3.7 3.65 3.61 2.85
Croatia 5.40 Sep/16   6.02 6.47 5.95 5.95 5.59
Cyprus 5.80 Sep/16   5.94 6.03 6.12 6.2 6.53
Czech Republic 1.60 Sep/16   1.23 1.27 1.15 1.22 1.07
Denmark 1.20 Sep/16   1.06 1.03 1.01 0.99 0.93
Estonia 2.50 Sep/16   2.71 2.76 2.73 2.73 2.84
Euro Area 4.80 Sep/16 4.8 4.8 4.7 4.7 4.4
European Union 3.80 Sep/16   3.53 3.42 3.38 3.32 2.82
Finland 2.10 Sep/16   2.09 2 2.02 2.01 1.91
France 4.20 Sep/16   4.4 4.3 4.1 4.32 3.8
Germany 1.70 Sep/16   2.3 2.3 2.4 2.4 2.7
Greece 16.70 Sep/16   16.5 16.2 16 15.8 12.9
Hungary 2.20 Sep/16   1.85 1.81 1.77 1.75 1.71
Ireland 4.20 Sep/16 4.2 4.2 4 4 3.4
Italy 6.30 Sep/16   6 5.8 5.8 5.6 4.5
Japan 1.30 Dec/14 1.3 1.29 1.28 1.29 1.72
Kazakhstan 2.40 Dec/16   2.13 2.2 2.25 2.15 2.05
Latvia 4.00 Sep/16   3.57 3.58 3.49 3.42 3.19
Lithuania 2.80 Sep/16   2.45 2.37 2.32 2.28 2.19
Luxembourg 2.60 Sep/16   2.41 2.4 2.35 2.41 2.39
Malta 1.90 Sep/16   2.12 1.89 2 2.02 1.99
Netherlands 2.30 Sep/16   2.11 1.85 1.78 1.79 1.01
Norway 1.10 Sep/16   1.22 1.22 1.24 1.26 1.39
Poland 2.00 Sep/16 2 2 1.8 1.8 1.5
Portugal 6.10 Sep/16   6 5.9 5.8 5.63 5.2
Romania 2.80 Sep/16   2.89 2.86 2.83 2.84 2.82
Slovakia 5.60 Sep/16   4.74 4.65 4.45 4.37 3.83
Slovenia 3.90 Sep/16   3.82 3.8 3.81 3.78 3.76
Spain 9.10 Sep/16   8.8 8.5 8.2 7.9 5.7
Sweden 1.20 Sep/16   1.13 1.09 1.09 1.07 0.99
Turkey 2.20 Sep/16   2.3 2.3 2.4 2.4 2.8
United Kingdom 1.30 Sep/16   1.5 1.5 1.6 1.16 2.4
United States 1.05 Mar/17   1 1.18 1.07 1.05 0.32