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

Unemployment Rate in Malta decreased to 5.80 percent in the second quarter of 2014 from 6 percent in the first quarter of 2014. Unemployment Rate in Malta averaged 6.76 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 5.80 Percent in the second quarter of 2014. Unemployment Rate in Malta is reported by the National Statistics Office, Malta.

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Malta Unemployment Rate


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
5.80 6.00 8.24 5.80 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 Thursday, December 18, 2014.

Calendar GMT Event Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2013-06-26 10:00 AM
Unemployment Rate  Q1 2013
6.1% 6.5% 6.5%
2013-09-25 10:00 AM
Unemployment Rate  Q2 2013
6.7% 6.1% 5.7%
2014-01-07 10:00 AM
Unemployment Rate  Q3 2013
6.7% 6.7% 6.6%
2015-01-07 10:00 AM
Unemployment Rate  Q3
5.7%


Malta Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 5.80 6.00 8.24 5.80 percent [+]
Employed Persons 163797.00 162156.00 163797.00 128206.00 [+]
Unemployed Persons 6596.00 6599.00 8830.00 4658.00 [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 2.70 2.80 4.40 2.20 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 10.40 10.60 19.90 10.40 percent [+]
Wages 16192.45 16035.63 16192.45 10937.85 EUR [+]
Labour Costs 126.24 131.58 131.58 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 [+]


Unemployment Rate Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 6.30 Nov/14 6.20 10.90 4.00 percent [+]
Brazil 4.70 Oct/14 4.90 13.10 4.30 percent [+]
Canada 6.60 Nov/14 6.50 13.10 2.90 percent [+]
China 4.10 Aug/14 4.10 4.30 3.90 percent [+]
Euro Area 11.50 Oct/14 11.50 12.00 7.20 percent [+]
France 10.40 Aug/14 10.10 10.80 7.20 percent [+]
Germany 4.90 Oct/14 5.00 14.20 0.40 percent [+]
India 5.20 Dec/12 6.30 9.40 5.20 percent [+]
Indonesia 5.94 Aug/14 5.70 11.24 2.00 percent [+]
Italy 13.20 Oct/14 12.90 13.20 5.90 percent [+]
Japan 3.50 Oct/14 3.60 5.60 1.00 percent [+]
Mexico 4.78 Oct/14 5.08 5.93 2.22 percent [+]
Netherlands 8.00 Nov/14 8.00 8.80 3.40 percent [+]
Russia 5.20 Nov/14 5.10 14.10 4.80 percent [+]
South Korea 3.40 Nov/14 3.50 7.10 2.90 percent [+]
Spain 23.67 Aug/14 24.47 26.94 4.41 percent [+]
Switzerland 3.20 Nov/14 3.10 5.40 1.60 percent [+]
Turkey 10.50 Sep/14 10.10 16.10 8.00 percent [+]
United Kingdom 6.00 Oct/14 6.00 12.00 3.40 percent [+]
United States 5.80 Nov/14 5.80 10.80 2.50 percent [+]