Slovakia Unemployment Rate 1994-2015 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Unemployment Rate in Slovakia decreased to 12.06 percent in March of 2015 from 12.32 percent in February of 2015. Unemployment Rate in Slovakia averaged 14.04 percent from 1994 until 2015, reaching an all time high of 19.70 percent in March of 2001 and a record low of 8.70 percent in December of 2008. Unemployment Rate in Slovakia is reported by the Ministry of Labour, Family, Social Affairs and Equal Opportunities.

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Slovakia Unemployment Rate


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
12.06 12.32 19.70 8.70 1994 - 2015 percent Monthly
In Slovakia, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. This page provides - Slovakia Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Slovakia Unemployment Rate - was last refreshed on Tuesday, April 28, 2015.

Calendar GMT Event Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2015-02-20 10:20 AM
Unemployment Rate  Jan
12.4% 12.3% 12.46% 12.5%
2015-03-20 09:00 AM
Unemployment Rate  Feb
12.3% 12.4% 12.35% 12.3%
2015-04-20 09:00 AM
Unemployment Rate  Mar
12.1% 12.3% 12.23% 12.1%
2015-05-21 11:00 AM
Unemployment Rate  Apr
12.1% 11.8%
2015-06-22 09:30 AM
Unemployment Rate  May
11.6%
2015-07-20 10:50 AM
Unemployment Rate  Jun
11.4%


Slovakia Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 12.06 12.32 19.70 8.70 percent [+]
Employed Persons 2390.90 2376.30 2472.90 2083.50 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 325171.00 332218.00 533676.00 192098.00 [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 8.50 9.00 12.50 5.60 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 24.90 25.50 39.80 18.00 percent [+]
Productivity 127.90 127.80 127.90 65.00 Index Points [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 87.40 87.10 91.30 79.40 percent [+]
Wages 905.00 922.00 1053.00 349.00 EUR/Month [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 879.00 901.00 1039.00 341.00 EUR/Month [+]
Labour Costs 141.10 140.30 141.10 47.20 Index Points [+]
Population 5.41 5.41 5.44 4.14 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 61.00 59.75 61.00 57.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 62.00 62.00 62.00 62.00 [+]
Minimum Wages 380.00 352.00 380.00 69.43 EUR/Month [+]


Unemployment Rate Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 6.10 Mar/15 6.20 10.90 4.00 percent [+]
Brazil 5.90 Feb/15 5.30 13.10 4.30 percent [+]
Canada 6.80 Mar/15 6.80 13.10 2.90 percent [+]
China 4.10 Feb/15 4.10 4.30 3.90 percent [+]
Euro Area 11.30 Feb/15 11.40 12.00 7.20 percent [+]
France 10.40 Nov/14 10.30 10.80 7.20 percent [+]
Germany 4.80 Feb/15 4.80 14.20 0.40 percent [+]
India 4.90 Dec/13 5.20 9.40 4.90 percent [+]
Indonesia 5.94 Aug/14 5.70 11.24 2.00 percent [+]
Italy 12.70 Feb/15 12.60 13.20 5.90 percent [+]
Japan 3.50 Feb/15 3.60 5.60 1.00 percent [+]
Mexico 3.86 Mar/15 4.33 5.93 2.22 percent [+]
Netherlands 7.00 Mar/15 7.10 7.90 3.60 percent [+]
Russia 5.90 Mar/15 5.80 14.10 4.80 percent [+]
South Korea 3.70 Mar/15 3.90 7.10 2.90 percent [+]
Spain 23.78 Feb/15 23.70 26.94 4.41 percent [+]
Switzerland 3.40 Mar/15 3.50 5.40 1.60 percent [+]
Turkey 11.30 Jan/15 10.90 16.10 8.00 percent [+]
United Kingdom 5.60 Feb/15 5.70 12.00 3.40 percent [+]
United States 5.50 Mar/15 5.50 10.80 2.50 percent [+]