Germany Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) Statistics

20, Sep 2018, EDT.

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Country or Region: Germany › Change country
Economic Indicator: Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) › See all Germany indicators, › See Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) data for all countries
Detailed Analysis for Year: 2015 › Change year
Full Dataset: from 1980 to 2019
Dataset updated: 17th March 2015
Data Source: International Monetary Fund (IMF)
National or Regional Currency: Euro
Currency Symbol: EUR

Source: National Statistics Office Latest actual data: 2014 Notes: Data until 1990 refers to German federation only (West Germany). Data from 1991 refer to United Germany. Employment type: Harmonized ILO definition Primary domestic currency: Euro Data last updated: 03/2016

Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) Statistics for Germany , Year 2015 - In Detail

Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Germany in year 2015 is 4.633 %.

This makes Germany No. 82 in world rankings according to Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) in year 2015. The world's average Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) value is 4.44 %; Germany is 0.19 more than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Germany was 5.01 % Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Germany in 2015 was or will be 7.49% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Germany was or will be 4.58 %, which is 1.08% less than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Germany, in other Years
Year %
  2021 4.847
  2020 4.9
  2019 4.928
  2018 4.929
  2017 4.819
  2016 4.583
2015 4.633
  2014 5.008
  2013 5.225
  2012 5.367
  2011 5.858
  2010 6.942
  2009 7.675
  2008 7.408
  2007 8.575
  2006 10.042
  2005 11
  2004 10.333
  2003 9.708
  2002 8.6
  2001 7.8
  2000 7.95
  1999 8.558
  1998 9.383
  1997 9.658
  1996 8.908
  1995 8.233
  1994 8.425
  1993 7.775
  1992 6.592
  1991 5.47
  1990 6.155
  1989 6.79
  1988 7.735
  1987 7.843
  1986 7.834
  1985 8.124
  1984 8.058
  1983 8.099
  1982 6.734
  1981 4.831
  1980 3.359