Estonia Unemployment Rate  1989-2018 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Estonia's unemployment rate fell to 5.1 percent in the second quarter of 2018 from 7 percent in the same period last year. It was the lowest jobless rate since the second quarter of 2008, as the number of unemployed declined by 13.2 thousand to 35.8 thousand while the number of employed increased by 13.1 thousand to 666.6 thousand. Meantime, the participation rate edged down by 0.1 percentage points to 71.9 percent. Unemployment Rate in Estonia averaged 8.32 percent from 1989 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 19.50 percent in the first quarter of 2010 and a record low of 0.50 percent in the second quarter of 1989.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2018-02-14 06:00 AM Unemployment Rate 5.3% 5.2% 5%
2018-05-15 05:00 AM Unemployment Rate 6.8% 5.3% 5.9%
2018-08-14 05:00 AM Unemployment Rate 5.1% 6.8% 6.6%
2018-11-14 06:00 AM Unemployment Rate 5.1% 6.9%


Estonia Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 5.10 6.80 19.50 0.50 percent [+]
Employed Persons 666.60 650.50 839.10 551.60 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 28.93 29.86 95.00 12.00 Thousand [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 1.60 1.70 8.30 1.40 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 12.70 9.90 40.80 6.70 percent [+]
Labour Costs 133.88 134.37 134.37 29.81 Index Points [+]
Job Vacancies 4.92 5.56 9.22 0.51 Thousand [+]
Wages 1321.00 1242.00 1321.00 7.35 EUR/Month [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 1266.00 1189.00 1266.00 281.91 EUR/Month [+]
Wage Growth 6.30 7.70 21.20 -6.50 percent [+]
Minimum Wages 500.00 470.00 500.00 79.89 EUR/Month [+]
Population 1.32 1.32 1.57 1.21 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 63.50 63.25 63.50 60.50 [+]
Retirement Age Men 63.50 63.25 63.50 63.00 [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 71.90 71.40 72.20 61.20 percent [+]
Productivity 116.10 107.50 116.10 58.50 Index Points [+]
Part Time Employment 68.10 61.70 68.10 32.40 Thousand [+]
Full Time Employment 551.10 573.90 599.00 476.80 Thousand [+]
Employment Change 1.30 -1.40 3.30 -5.30 percent [+]
Employment Rate 68.20 66.60 76.50 53.10 percent [+]


Estonia Unemployment Rate

In Estonia, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. This page provides - Estonia Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Estonia Unemployment Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
5.10 6.80 19.50 0.50 1989 - 2018 percent Quarterly




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France 9.10 Jun/18
Euro Area 8.10 Aug/18
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Canada 5.90 Sep/18
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Australia 5.00 Sep/18
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South Korea 4.00 Sep/18
United Kingdom 4.00 Aug/18
China 3.83 Jun/18
Netherlands 3.70 Sep/18
United States 3.70 Sep/18
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Mexico 3.50 Aug/18
Germany 3.40 Aug/18
Japan 2.40 Aug/18
Switzerland 2.40 Sep/18
Singapore 2.10 Jun/18


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