European Union Long Term Unemployment Rate  2002-2018 | Data | Chart

Long Term Unemployment Rate in European Union remained unchanged at 3.20 percent in the first quarter of 2018 from 3.20 percent in the fourth quarter of 2017. Long Term Unemployment Rate in European Union averaged 3.95 percent from 2002 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 5.30 percent in the first quarter of 2014 and a record low of 2.40 percent in the third quarter of 2008.

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European Union Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployed Persons 16823.00 16905.00 26592.00 16150.00 Thousand [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 3.20 3.20 5.30 2.40 percent [+]
Labour Costs 114.50 106.60 114.50 88.20 Index Points [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 57.70 58.00 58.20 56.30 percent [+]
Part Time Employment 43034.80 43034.10 43369.70 31484.60 Thousand [+]
Population 512.60 511.52 512.60 406.73 Million [+]
Productivity 106.10 105.20 108.40 83.70 Index Points [+]
Retirement Age Men 64.28 64.21 64.28 62.57 [+]
Retirement Age Women 63.44 63.31 63.44 61.24 [+]
Employed Persons 227787.10 228797.40 229541.20 213001.50 Thousand [+]
Employment Change 0.40 0.50 0.50 -0.70 percent [+]
Full Time Employment 178898.20 179945.30 182620.50 167291.50 Thousand [+]
Unemployment Rate 6.80 6.90 11.00 6.80 percent [+]
Wage Growth 2.60 2.70 3.60 0.90 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 14.80 15.00 24.00 14.80 percent [+]


European Union Long Term Unemployment Rate

In the European Union, the long term unemployment rate refers to the share of unemployed persons since 12 months or more in the total number of active persons (those who are either employed or unemployed) in the labour market. This page provides - European Union Long Term Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. European Union Long Term Unemployment Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on September of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
3.20 3.20 5.30 2.40 2002 - 2018 percent Quarterly




long term unemployment rate by Country
Country Last
Spain 7.00 Mar/18
Italy 6.70 Mar/18
Euro Area 4.10 Mar/18
France 3.60 Jun/18
Turkey 2.30 Mar/18
Switzerland 1.90 Mar/18
Netherlands 1.60 Mar/18
Germany 1.50 Mar/18
United Kingdom 1.10 Mar/18
United States 0.82 Aug/18


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