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

Unemployment Rate in Hungary increased to 7.70 percent in February of 2015 from 7.50 percent in January of 2015. 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


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
7.70 7.50 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. This page provides - Hungary Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Hungary Unemployment Rate - was last refreshed on Saturday, March 28, 2015.

Calendar GMT Event Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2015-01-28 08:00 AM
Unemployment Rate  Dec
7.1% 7.2% 7.2%
2015-02-27 08:00 AM
Unemployment Rate  Jan
7.4% 7.1% 7.3% 7.1%
2015-03-27 08:00 AM
Unemployment Rate  Feb
7.7% 7.5%(R) 7.3%
2015-04-29 08:00 AM
Unemployment Rate  Mar
7.7% 7%
2015-05-28 08:00 AM
Unemployment Rate  Apr
6.9%
2015-06-26 08:00 AM
Unemployment Rate  May
6.9%


Hungary Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 7.70 7.50 11.80 5.50 percent [+]
Employed Persons 4124252.00 4126993.00 4181795.00 3719267.00 [+]
Unemployed Persons 345628.00 330242.00 508736.00 227000.00 [+]
Job Vacancies 33480.00 37539.00 41955.00 21130.00 [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 3.50 3.90 5.70 2.20 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 18.90 18.60 29.40 10.90 percent [+]
Wages 235872.00 257452.00 257452.00 60268.00 HUF [+]
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 63.50 65.00 59.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 65.00 63.50 65.00 60.00 [+]
Minimum Wages 328.16 341.70 341.70 89.20 EUR [+]
Wage Growth 4.10 6.70 26.19 -5.30 percent [+]


Unemployment Rate Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 6.30 Feb/15 6.40 10.90 4.00 percent [+]
Brazil 5.90 Feb/15 5.30 13.10 4.30 percent [+]
Canada 6.80 Feb/15 6.60 13.10 2.90 percent [+]
China 4.10 Dec/14 4.10 4.30 3.90 percent [+]
Euro Area 11.20 Jan/15 11.30 12.00 7.20 percent [+]
France 10.40 Nov/14 10.30 10.80 7.20 percent [+]
Germany 4.70 Jan/15 4.80 14.20 0.40 percent [+]
India 4.90 Dec/13 5.20 9.40 4.90 percent [+]
Indonesia 5.94 Aug/14 5.70 11.24 2.00 percent [+]
Italy 12.60 Jan/15 12.70 13.30 5.90 percent [+]
Japan 3.50 Feb/15 3.60 5.60 1.00 percent [+]
Mexico 4.33 Feb/15 4.51 5.93 2.22 percent [+]
Netherlands 7.10 Feb/15 7.20 8.80 3.40 percent [+]
Russia 5.80 Feb/15 5.50 14.10 4.80 percent [+]
South Korea 3.90 Feb/15 3.40 7.10 2.90 percent [+]
Spain 23.70 Nov/14 23.67 26.94 4.41 percent [+]
Switzerland 3.50 Feb/15 3.50 5.40 1.60 percent [+]
Turkey 10.90 Dec/14 10.70 16.10 8.00 percent [+]
United Kingdom 5.70 Jan/15 5.70 12.00 3.40 percent [+]
United States 5.50 Feb/15 5.70 10.80 2.50 percent [+]