Malta Unemployment Rate 2001-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Unemployment Rate in Malta decreased to 6 percent in the first quarter of 2014 from 6.40 percent in the fourth quarter of 2013. Unemployment Rate in Malta averaged 6.78 Percent from 2001 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 8.24 Percent in the third quarter of 2003 and a record low of 5.88 Percent in the third quarter of 2008. Unemployment Rate in Malta is reported by the National Statistics Office, Malta.

   
 
 

Malta Unemployment Rate


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
6.00 6.40 8.24 5.88 2001 - 2014 Percent Quarterly
In Malta, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. This page provides - Malta Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Malta Unemployment Rate - was last refreshed on Friday, October 24, 2014.

Calendar GMT Country Event Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast
2013-03-26 10:00 AM Malta
Unemployment Rate
Q4 2012 6.5% 6.6%
2013-06-26 10:00 AM Malta
Unemployment Rate
Q1 2013 6.1% 6.5% 6.5%
2013-09-25 10:00 AM Malta
Unemployment Rate
Q2 2013 6.7% 6.1% 5.7%
2014-01-07 10:00 AM Malta
Unemployment Rate
Q3 2013 6.7% 6.7% 6.6%


Malta Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 6.00 6.40 8.24 5.88 Percent [+]
Employed Persons 160838.00 160535.00 160838.00 128206.00 [+]
Unemployed Persons 6751.00 7141.00 8830.00 4658.00 [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 2.70 2.80 4.40 2.20 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 12.70 13.10 19.90 12.60 Percent [+]
Wages 16035.63 16021.79 16035.63 10937.85 EUR [+]
Labour Costs 132.49 120.81 132.49 80.70 Index Points [+]
Population 0.42 0.42 0.42 0.30 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 60.00 60.00 60.00 60.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 61.00 61.00 61.00 61.00 [+]
Minimum Wages 717.95 717.95 717.95 464.90 EUR [+]