European Union Labor Force Participation Rate  2002-2017 | Data | Chart

Labor Force Participation Rate in European Union decreased to 57.50 percent in the first quarter of 2017 from 57.80 percent in the fourth quarter of 2016. Labor Force Participation Rate in European Union averaged 57.36 percent from 2002 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 57.90 percent in the third quarter of 2016 and a record low of 56.30 percent in the second quarter of 2002.

European Union Labor Force Participation Rate
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European Union Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployed Persons 18747.00 18916.00 26546.00 16099.00 Thousand [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 3.70 3.80 5.30 2.40 percent [+]
Labour Costs 111.40 103.60 111.70 88.20 Index Points [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 57.50 57.80 57.90 56.30 percent [+]
Part Time Employment 42873.50 42795.20 42873.50 31484.60 Thousand [+]
Population 511.81 510.28 511.81 406.73 Million [+]
Productivity 104.90 103.80 106.90 83.70 Index Points [+]
Retirement Age Men 64.52 64.43 64.58 62.80 [+]
Retirement Age Women 62.63 62.39 62.63 60.78 [+]
Employed Persons 227661.30 224322.20 227661.30 212953.60 Thousand [+]
Employment Change 0.40 0.50 0.60 -0.70 percent [+]
Full Time Employment 175960.30 177044.10 182578.40 167268.40 Thousand [+]
Unemployment Rate 7.60 7.70 11.00 6.80 percent [+]
Wage Growth 2.40 1.50 3.60 0.90 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 16.70 16.80 24.00 15.10 percent [+]


European Union Labor Force Participation Rate

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Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
57.50 57.80 57.90 56.30 2002 - 2017 percent Quarterly
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labor force participation rate by Country

Last
United Kingdom 78.80 Jun/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 65.30 Aug/17
Netherlands 63.90 Mar/17
South Korea 63.30 Aug/17
United States 63.10 Sep/17
Brazil 61.80 Aug/17
Japan 60.90 Aug/17
Germany 60.80 Mar/17
Mexico 59.00 Aug/17
Spain 58.84 Jun/17
Euro Area 56.80 Mar/17
Turkey 52.70 Jun/17
India 52.50 Dec/13