Euro Area Labor Force Participation Rate  2000-2017 | Data | Chart

Labor Force Participation Rate In the Euro Area decreased to 56.80 percent in the first quarter of 2017 from 57.10 percent in the fourth quarter of 2016. Labor Force Participation Rate in the Euro Area averaged 56.72 percent from 2000 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 57.30 percent in the third quarter of 2008 and a record low of 55 percent in the second quarter of 2001.

Euro Area Labor Force Participation Rate
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Euro Area Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 9.10 9.10 12.10 7.30 percent [+]
Unemployed Persons 14642.00 14749.00 19153.00 11368.00 Thousand [+]
Employed Persons 155.60 154.77 155.60 117.36 Million [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 4.70 4.80 6.30 2.70 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 18.90 18.90 24.80 14.80 percent [+]
Productivity 104.20 103.80 104.20 82.60 Index Points [+]
Labour Costs 111.10 100.40 112.30 85.10 Index Points [+]
Wages 1681.00 1676.00 1681.00 1302.00 EUR/Month [+]
Wage Growth 2.00 1.30 3.40 0.70 percent [+]
Population 341.01 339.89 341.01 260.38 Million [+]
Employment Change 0.40 0.50 0.80 -0.70 percent [+]
Part Time Employment 31212.80 31035.80 31212.80 19769.20 Thousand [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 56.80 57.10 57.30 55.00 percent [+]
Full Time Employment 111779.20 112684.40 118857.50 107450.40 Thousand [+]
Retirement Age Men 64.54 64.47 64.63 62.37 [+]
Retirement Age Women 64.32 64.20 64.32 61.61 [+]


Euro Area Labor Force Participation Rate

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Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
56.80 57.10 57.30 55.00 2000 - 2017 percent Quarterly
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labor force participation rate by Country

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United Kingdom 78.60 Jul/17
France 72.00 Jun/17
Russia 69.60 Aug/17
Indonesia 69.02 Dec/17
Switzerland 68.40 Mar/17
Canada 65.60 Sep/17
Italy 65.40 Jun/17
Australia 65.20 Sep/17
Netherlands 63.90 Mar/17
South Korea 63.40 Sep/17
United States 63.10 Sep/17
Brazil 61.80 Aug/17
Japan 60.90 Aug/17
Germany 60.80 Mar/17
Mexico 59.10 Sep/17
Spain 58.84 Jun/17
Euro Area 56.80 Mar/17
Turkey 52.90 Jul/17
India 52.50 Dec/13