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 Dec/16   1.85 1.89 1.84 1.9 1.87
Belgium 3.70 Dec/16   3.67 3.57 3.52 3.5 3.4
Bulgaria 3.90 Dec/16   3.77 3.42 3.29 3.24 2.23
Croatia 6.60 Dec/16   5.51 5.44 5.88 5.68 5.46
Cyprus 5.80 Dec/16   5.97 6.06 6.15 6.24 6.56
Czech Republic 1.40 Dec/16   1.25 1.29 1.17 1.24 1.09
Denmark 1.40 Dec/16   1.27 1.26 1.28 1.26 1.25
Estonia 2.50 Dec/16   2.63 2.66 2.61 2.62 2.71
Euro Area 4.80 Dec/16 4.8 4.8 4.7 4.7 4.4
European Union 3.80 Dec/16   3.59 3.48 3.47 3.42 2.99
Finland 2.30 Dec/16   2.24 2.15 2.24 2.23 2.19
France 4.10 Mar/17   4.4 4.3 4.1 3.9 3.8
Germany 1.60 Dec/16   2.3 2.3 2.4 2.4 2.7
Greece 16.90 Dec/16   16.5 16.2 16 15.8 12.9
Hungary 2.00 Dec/16   1.75 1.69 1.65 1.62 1.56
Iceland 0.50 Dec/15   0.6 0.58 0.57 0.63 0.84
Ireland 3.60 Dec/16   4.2 4.2 4 4 3.4
Italy 6.90 Dec/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 1.90 Mar/17   1.95 2.1 2.06 1.83 1.54
Latvia 3.50 Dec/16   3.17 3.08 2.92 2.83 2.38
Lithuania 2.80 Dec/16   2.76 2.69 2.67 2.65 2.62
Luxembourg 1.90 Dec/16   2.22 2.22 2.14 2.29 2.19
Malta 1.70 Dec/16   1.98 1.76 1.87 1.75 1.82
Netherlands 2.20 Dec/16   2.09 1.84 1.75 1.76 0.95
Norway 1.20 Dec/16   1.27 1.28 1.3 1.32 1.51
Poland 1.90 Dec/16   2 2 1.8 1.8 1.5
Portugal 5.90 Dec/16   6 5.9 5.8 5.57 5.2
Romania 2.60 Dec/16   2.74 2.73 2.67 2.67 2.63
Slovakia 5.40 Dec/16   5 4.92 4.8 4.75 4.35
Slovenia 4.40 Dec/16   4.22 4.32 4.34 4.3 4.32
Spain 8.90 Dec/16   8.8 8.5 8.2 7.9 5.7
Sweden 1.20 Dec/16   1.13 1.09 1.09 1.08 1
Turkey 2.60 Dec/16   2.3 2.3 2.4 2.4 2.8
United Kingdom 1.20 Dec/16   1.5 1.5 1.6 0.91 2.4
United States 1.01 Apr/17   0.97 1.18 1.07 1.05 0.14