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

Estonia's unemployment rate fell to 5.3 percent in the fourth quarter of 2017 from 6.6 percent in the same period last year. The number of unemployed declined by 7.9 thousand to 37.2 thousand while the number of employed increased by 29.2 thousand to 667.4 thousand. Also, the participation rate rose by 2.6 percentage points to 72.2 percent. Considering 2017 full year, the jobless rate was 5.8 percent, compared with 6.8 percent in 2016. Unemployment Rate in Estonia averaged 8.36 percent from 1989 until 2017, 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
2017-08-14 05:00 AM Unemployment Rate 7% 5.6% 6.3%
2017-11-14 06:00 AM Unemployment Rate 5.2% 7% 7.6%
2018-02-14 06:00 AM Unemployment Rate 5.3% 5.2% 5%
2018-05-15 05:00 AM Unemployment Rate 5.3% 5.9%
2018-08-14 05:00 AM Unemployment Rate 5.7%
2018-11-14 06:00 AM Unemployment Rate 5.8%


Estonia Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 5.30 5.20 19.50 0.50 percent [+]
Employed Persons 667.40 666.60 839.10 551.60 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 33.27 33.66 95.00 12.00 Thousand [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 1.70 2.00 8.30 1.40 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 8.90 6.40 40.40 6.40 percent [+]
Labour Costs 128.48 126.69 128.93 29.81 Index Points [+]
Job Vacancies 4.81 4.25 9.22 0.51 Thousand [+]
Wages 1270.53 1201.27 1270.53 7.35 EUR/Month [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 1199.01 1162.55 1199.52 281.91 EUR/Month [+]
Wage Growth 7.30 6.80 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 72.20 72.00 72.20 61.20 percent [+]
Productivity 113.80 113.00 113.80 58.50 Index Points [+]
Part Time Employment 61.70 58.80 62.70 32.40 Thousand [+]
Full Time Employment 573.90 572.60 599.00 476.80 Thousand [+]
Employment Change 1.60 1.30 3.40 -5.30 percent [+]
Employment Rate 68.40 68.30 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 April of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
5.30 5.20 19.50 0.50 1989 - 2017 percent Quarterly




unemployment rate by Country
Country Last
Spain 16.55 Dec/17
Brazil 12.60 Feb/18
Italy 10.90 Feb/18
Turkey 10.80 Jan/18
France 8.90 Dec/17
Euro Area 8.50 Feb/18
Canada 5.80 Mar/18
Australia 5.50 Mar/18
Indonesia 5.50 Sep/17
Russia 5.00 Mar/18
United Kingdom 4.20 Feb/18
United States 4.10 Mar/18
South Korea 4.00 Mar/18
China 3.90 Dec/17
Netherlands 3.90 Mar/18
India 3.52 Dec/17
Germany 3.50 Feb/18
Mexico 3.20 Feb/18
Switzerland 2.90 Mar/18
Japan 2.50 Feb/18


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