Netherlands Unemployment Rate  2003-2016 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in Netherlands came in at 6.0 percent in July of 2016, down from 6.1 percent in June, marking the lowest jobless rate since September 2012. There were 541 thousand people unemployed in July, compared to 550 thousand in a month earlier. In July 2015, jobless rate stood at 6.8 percent. Unemployment Rate in Netherlands averaged 5.50 percent from 2003 until 2016, reaching an all time high of 7.90 percent in February of 2014 and a record low of 3.60 percent in February of 2008. Unemployment Rate in Netherlands is reported by the Statistics Netherlands.

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Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
6.00 6.10 7.90 3.60 2003 - 2016 percent Monthly
In Netherlands, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. This page provides - Netherlands Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Netherlands Unemployment Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on August of 2016.


Calendar GMT Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2016-06-16 05:30 AM May 6.3% 6.4% 6.4%
2016-07-21 05:30 AM Jun 6.1% 6.3% 6.3%
2016-08-18 05:30 AM Jul 6.0% 6.1% 6%
2016-09-16 05:30 AM Aug 6.0% 5.9%
2016-10-14 05:30 AM Sep 5.8%
2016-11-18 06:30 AM Oct 5.7%

Netherlands Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 6.00 6.10 7.90 3.60 percent [+]
Employed Persons 8413.00 8391.00 8439.00 6851.00 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 541.00 550.00 699.00 310.00 Thousand [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 2.80 2.80 3.20 0.70 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 10.80 10.80 17.70 6.60 percent [+]
Labour Costs 101.00 104.49 117.97 66.63 Index Points [+]
Productivity 31.94 31.97 95.24 26.50 Index Points [+]
Job Vacancies 161.80 153.00 256.70 81.80 Thousand [+]
Wages 2245.00 2229.00 2245.00 1591.00 EUR/Month [+]
Wage Growth 1.98 1.79 4.71 0.44 percent [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 109.80 109.10 109.80 59.10 Index Points [+]
Minimum Wages 1537.20 1524.60 1537.20 1064.20 EUR/Month [+]
Population 16.90 16.83 16.90 11.42 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 65.20 65.20 65.20 65.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 65.20 65.20 65.20 65.00 [+]
Employment Change -0.10 0.50 1.20 -0.90 percent [+]
Employment Rate 74.00 74.30 77.60 63.50 percent [+]
Full Time Employment 4059.50 4086.00 4705.40 4016.00 Thousand [+]
Wages High Skilled 2870.00 2880.00 2880.00 2760.00 EUR/Month [+]
Wages Low Skilled 1560.00 1570.00 1580.00 1250.00 EUR/Month [+]
Part Time Employment 4053.60 4047.60 4072.70 2816.80 Thousand [+]
Living Wage Family 1410.00 1410.00 1430.00 1410.00 EUR/Month [+]
Living Wage Individual 1070.00 1060.00 1070.00 1060.00 EUR/Month [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 64.00 64.20 67.10 61.70 percent [+]




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