Finland Unemployment Rate  Forecast


Unemployment Rate in Finland is expected to be 7.80 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Unemployment Rate in Finland to stand at 7.20 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Finland Unemployment Rate is projected to trend around 7.10 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.


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Finland Labour Last Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Unemployment Rate 7.5 7.8 9.9 9 7.2 7.1
Employed Persons 2502 2465 2441 2425 2412 2373
Unemployed Persons 202 214 214 214 213 211
Labor Force Participation Rate 65.7 65.87 66.28 66.29 66.25 66.24
Long Term Unemployment Rate 2.2 2.24 2.25 2.26 2.27 2.35
Youth Unemployment Rate 20.6 20.29 20.11 19.98 19.89 19.84
Labour Costs 109 108 108 108 107 106
Job Vacancies 40859 31986 29022 26536 24964 21763
Wages 3392 3402 3402 3402 3400 3370
Wages in Manufacturing 100 100 101 101 101 104
Population 5.5 5.5 5.52 5.52 5.52 5.56
Retirement Age Women 65 64.73 64.73 64.73 64.73 64.37
Retirement Age Men 65 64.73 64.73 64.73 64.73 64.37
Living Wage Family 1456 1442 1442 1442 1442 1442
Living Wage Individual 1216 1208 1208 1207 1207 1206
Productivity 104 103 100 103 105 103
Part Time Employment 370 359 366 362 352 355
Wages High Skilled 3390 3326 3325 3323 3323 3321
Wages Low Skilled 1990 1918 1918 1918 1918 1918
Employment Change 0.1 0.06 0.05 0.04 0.04 0
Employment Rate 70.5 69.81 69.32 68.99 68.73 67.84
Full Time Employment 1969 1992 1978 2056 2068 1996