Hungary Unemployment Rate 1999-2015 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Unemployment Rate in Hungary decreased to 7.10 percent in the three months to May of 2015 from 7.60 percent in the previous period. There were 320 thousand unemployed persons, 18 thousand less than in the three months to April. Unemployment Rate in Hungary averaged 7.97 percent from 1999 until 2015, reaching an all time high of 11.80 percent in March of 2010 and a record low of 5.50 percent in October of 2001. Unemployment Rate in Hungary is reported by the Hungarian Central Statistical Office.

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Hungary Unemployment Rate
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Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
7.10 7.60 11.80 5.50 1999 - 2015 percent Monthly
In Hungary, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. Content for - Hungary Unemployment Rate - was last refreshed on Wednesday, July 1, 2015.

Calendar GMT Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2015-04-29 08:00 AM Mar 7.8% 7.7% 7.7% 7.5%
2015-05-28 08:00 AM Apr 7.6% 7.8% 7.9%
2015-06-26 08:00 AM May 7.1% 7.6% 7.3%
2015-07-29 08:00 AM Jun 7.1% 7.1%
2015-08-28 08:00 AM Jul 7%
2015-09-29 08:00 AM Aug 6.9%

Hungary Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 7.10 7.60 11.80 5.50 percent [+]
Employed Persons 4165105.00 4140788.00 4181795.00 3719267.00 [+]
Unemployed Persons 319734.00 338174.00 508736.00 227000.00 [+]
Job Vacancies 42318.00 33480.00 42318.00 21130.00 [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 3.30 3.40 5.70 2.20 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 18.70 19.30 29.30 10.90 percent [+]
Wages 248363.00 247917.00 257452.00 60268.00 HUF/Month [+]
Labour Costs 104.40 98.40 112.10 45.60 Index Points [+]
Population 9.88 9.91 10.71 9.21 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 65.00 65.00 65.00 59.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 65.00 65.00 65.00 60.00 [+]
Minimum Wages 332.76 328.16 341.70 89.15 EUR/Month [+]
Wage Growth 3.60 4.90 26.19 -5.30 percent [+]


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 5.50 May/15 5.40 10.80 2.50 percent [+]