Luxembourg Unemployment Rate 1982-2015 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Unemployment Rate in Luxembourg remained unchanged at 6.90 percent in July from 6.90 percent in June of 2015. The number of available job seekers totaled 17,536, which represents a decrease of 567 persons or 3.1 percent when compared to July of 2014. Also, the number of recipients of full unemployment benefit amounts to 7145 (-5.2 percent compared to a year earlier). Unemployment Rate in Luxembourg averaged 3.59 percent from 1982 until 2015, reaching an all time high of 7.30 percent in May of 2014 and a record low of 1.40 percent in March of 1991. Unemployment Rate in Luxembourg is reported by the STATEC, Luxembourg.

Luxembourg Unemployment Rate
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Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
6.90 6.90 7.30 1.40 1982 - 2015 percent Monthly
In Luxembourg, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. This page provides the latest reported value for - Luxembourg Unemployment Rate - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Content for - Luxembourg Unemployment Rate - was last refreshed on Monday, August 31, 2015.


Calendar GMT Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2015-06-22 11:00 AM May 6.9% 6.9% 6.8%
2015-07-24 10:10 AM Jun 6.9% 6.9% 6.8%
2015-08-24 11:00 AM Jul 6.9% 6.9% 6.9%
2015-09-22 11:00 AM Aug 6.9% 6.8%
2015-10-22 11:00 AM Sep 6.8%
2015-11-23 11:00 AM Oct 6.8%

Luxembourg Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 6.90 6.90 7.30 1.40 percent [+]
Employed Persons 404789.00 406591.00 406591.00 210629.00 [+]
Unemployed Persons 17536.00 16833.00 19565.00 821.00 [+]
Job Vacancies 4130.00 3231.00 4130.00 474.00 Thousand [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 1.50 1.60 2.10 0.30 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 19.10 19.40 22.30 2.70 percent [+]
Wages 4212.00 4110.00 4212.00 2618.00 EUR/Month [+]
Labour Costs 107.30 103.00 189.00 85.90 Index Points [+]
Population 0.56 0.53 0.56 0.31 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 65.00 65.00 65.00 60.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 65.00 65.00 65.00 60.00 [+]
Minimum Wages 1922.96 1921.03 1922.96 1162.08 EUR/Month [+]


Unemployment Rate Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 6.30 Jul/15 6.00 10.90 4.00 percent [+]
Brazil 7.50 Jul/15 6.90 13.10 4.30 percent [+]
Canada 6.80 Jul/15 6.80 13.10 2.90 percent [+]
China 4.04 Jun/15 4.10 4.30 3.90 percent [+]
Euro Area 11.10 Jun/15 11.10 12.10 7.20 percent [+]
France 10.30 Mar/15 10.40 10.80 7.20 percent [+]
Germany 4.70 Jun/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 12.70 Jun/15 12.50 13.00 5.80 percent [+]
Japan 3.30 Jul/15 3.40 5.60 1.00 percent [+]
Mexico 4.72 Jul/15 4.41 5.93 2.22 percent [+]
Netherlands 6.80 Jul/15 6.90 7.90 3.60 percent [+]
Russia 5.30 Jul/15 5.40 14.10 4.80 percent [+]
South Korea 3.70 Jul/15 3.90 7.10 2.90 percent [+]
Spain 22.37 Jun/15 23.78 26.94 4.41 percent [+]
Switzerland 3.10 Jul/15 3.10 5.40 1.60 percent [+]
Turkey 9.30 May/15 9.60 14.80 7.30 percent [+]
United Kingdom 5.60 Jun/15 5.60 12.00 3.40 percent [+]
United States 5.30 Jul/15 5.30 10.80 2.50 percent [+]