Czech Republic Unemployment Rate  1990-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Czech unemployment rate decreased to 3.6 percent in October 2017 from 5 percent in the same month a year earlier and below market expectations of a 3.7 percent. It was the lowest jobless rate since May 1997, as the number of unemployed persons went down by 95.1 thousand from a year earlier to 271.1 thousand. Unemployment Rate in Czech Republic averaged 5.57 percent from 1990 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 9.69 percent in January of 2004 and a record low of 0.09 percent in February of 1990.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2017-09-08 07:00 AM Unemployment Rate 4.0% 4.1% 4.2%
2017-10-09 07:00 AM Unemployment Rate 3.8% 4% 3.9% 4%
2017-11-08 08:00 AM Unemployment Rate 3.6% 3.8% 3.7% 3.8%
2017-12-08 08:00 AM Unemployment Rate 3.6% 3.8%


Czech Republic Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 3.60 3.80 9.69 0.09 percent [+]
Unemployed Persons 271173.00 284915.00 629274.00 3000.00 [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 1.30 1.40 4.50 1.30 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 7.50 7.90 21.50 6.70 percent [+]
Labour Costs 109.28 113.13 113.13 57.46 Index Points [+]
Job Vacancies 209866.00 206081.00 209866.00 30803.00 [+]
Wages 29346.00 27889.00 29346.00 6001.00 CZK/Month [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 29929.00 28168.00 29929.00 11827.00 CZK/Month [+]
Minimum Wages 407.09 364.90 407.09 92.35 EUR/Month [+]
Population 10.57 10.54 10.57 9.59 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 61.80 61.60 61.80 58.70 [+]
Retirement Age Men 63.20 63.00 63.20 61.50 [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 59.90 60.20 61.00 58.10 percent [+]
Living Wage Family 17900.00 17700.00 18600.00 17700.00 CZK/Month [+]
Living Wage Individual 12600.00 12000.00 12600.00 11600.00 CZK/Month [+]
Part Time Employment 303.80 294.60 303.80 190.80 Thousand [+]
Productivity 109.90 99.30 117.00 62.40 Index Points [+]
Wage Growth 5.30 2.90 7.40 -3.10 percent [+]
Wages Low Skilled 15200.00 13900.00 15200.00 13300.00 CZK/Month [+]
Wages High Skilled 34400.00 31200.00 34400.00 29300.00 CZK/Month [+]
Employed Persons 5257.26 5197.27 5257.26 4675.90 Thousand [+]
Employment Change 0.40 0.30 1.30 -1.20 percent [+]
Employment Rate 73.30 72.80 73.30 63.70 percent [+]
Full Time Employment 4746.10 4772.40 4772.40 4306.10 Thousand [+]


Czech Republic Unemployment Rate

In Czech Republic, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. This page provides - Czech Republic Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Czech Republic Unemployment Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on November of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
3.60 3.80 9.69 0.09 1990 - 2017 percent Monthly




unemployment rate by Country
Country Last
Spain 16.38 Sep/17
Brazil 12.40 Sep/17
Italy 11.10 Sep/17
Turkey 10.60 Aug/17
France 9.70 Sep/17
Euro Area 8.90 Sep/17
Canada 6.30 Oct/17
Indonesia 5.50 Sep/17
Australia 5.40 Oct/17
Russia 5.10 Oct/17
Netherlands 4.50 Oct/17
United Kingdom 4.30 Sep/17
United States 4.10 Oct/17
China 3.95 Sep/17
Germany 3.60 Sep/17
Mexico 3.60 Sep/17
South Korea 3.60 Oct/17
India 3.46 Dec/16
Switzerland 3.00 Oct/17
Japan 2.80 Sep/17