Romania Unemployment Rate 2006-2015 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Unemployment Rate in Romania increased to 7.10 percent in May of 2015 from 6.90 percent in April of 2015. It was the highest figure since November of 2013. Unemployment Rate in Romania averaged 6.97 percent from 2006 until 2015, reaching an all time high of 8.10 percent in March of 2010 and a record low of 5.40 percent in September of 2008. Unemployment Rate in Romania is reported by the Institutul National de Statistica.

      Forecast
Romania Unemployment Rate
Please Paste this Code in your Website

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
7.10 6.90 8.10 5.40 2006 - 2015 percent Monthly
In Romania, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. Content for - Romania Unemployment Rate - was last refreshed on Wednesday, July 1, 2015.

Calendar GMT Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2015-04-30 08:00 AM Mar 6.5% 6.4% 6.5%
2015-06-03 08:10 AM Apr 6.9% 6.8% (R) 6.5%
2015-06-30 08:05 AM May 7.1% 6.9% 6.9%
2015-07-31 08:00 AM Jun 7.1% 7.3%
2015-09-01 08:00 AM Jul 6.9%
2015-09-30 08:00 AM Aug 6.8%

Romania Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 7.10 6.90 8.10 5.40 percent [+]
Employed Persons 4508.20 4481.20 8496.00 4095.20 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 463.20 485.90 1291.30 65.30 Thousand [+]
Job Vacancies 1.03 0.91 2.14 0.50 percent [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 2.90 2.60 5.30 1.70 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 23.30 23.30 24.70 15.80 percent [+]
Wages 2564.00 2529.00 2582.00 1.02 RON/Month [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 2390.00 2389.00 2464.00 203.00 RON/Month [+]
Labour Costs 159.50 151.60 159.50 22.20 Index Points [+]
Population 19.94 20.02 23.21 18.40 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 60.00 59.70 60.00 57.75 [+]
Retirement Age Men 65.00 64.90 65.00 63.00 [+]
Minimum Wages 217.50 205.34 217.50 24.53 EUR/Month [+]


Unemployment Rate Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 6.00 May/15 6.10 10.90 4.00 percent [+]
Brazil 6.70 May/15 6.40 13.10 4.30 percent [+]
Canada 6.80 May/15 6.80 13.10 2.90 percent [+]
China 4.10 Mar/15 4.10 4.30 3.90 percent [+]
Euro Area 11.10 May/15 11.10 12.10 7.20 percent [+]
France 10.30 Mar/15 10.40 10.80 7.20 percent [+]
Germany 4.70 May/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 12.40 May/15 12.40 13.20 5.90 percent [+]
Japan 3.30 May/15 3.30 5.60 1.00 percent [+]
Mexico 4.45 May/15 4.31 5.93 2.22 percent [+]
Netherlands 6.90 May/15 7.00 7.90 3.60 percent [+]
Russia 5.60 May/15 5.80 14.10 4.80 percent [+]
South Korea 3.90 May/15 3.70 7.10 2.90 percent [+]
Spain 23.78 Mar/15 23.70 26.94 4.41 percent [+]
Switzerland 3.20 May/15 3.30 5.40 1.60 percent [+]
Turkey 10.60 Mar/15 11.20 14.80 7.30 percent [+]
United Kingdom 5.50 Apr/15 5.50 12.00 3.40 percent [+]
United States 5.50 May/15 5.40 10.80 2.50 percent [+]