Employment Change | Forecast | 2017-2020

This page provides forecasts for Employment Change including a long-term outlook for the next decades, medium-term expectations for the next four quarters and short-term market predictions.


Last Q3/17 Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 2020
Australia 54200.00 Aug/17   10000 18600 23699 23698 15600
Austria 0.40 Jun/17   0.28 0.24 0.22 0.21 0.22
Belgium 0.20 Jun/17   0.3 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4
Brazil -3.60 Feb/16   1.5 1.8 -3.5 3 1
Bulgaria 0.10 Jun/17   0.45 0.1 0.14 0.27 0.18
Canada 22.20 Aug/17   21.99 19.03 17.84 17.35 16.84
Croatia -0.80 Jun/17   0.34 -0.23 -0.02 0.12 0.03
Cyprus 0.60 Jun/17   0.85 0.81 0.81 0.84 0.82
Czech Republic 0.40 Jun/17   0.31 0.55 0.46 0.36 0.43
Denmark 0.40 Jun/17   0.41 0.43 0.41 0.42 0.42
Estonia -0.50 Jun/17   -0.2 0.9 0.1 1.2 0.5
Euro Area 0.40 Jun/17 0.4 0.5 0.5 0.4 0.6
European Union 0.40 Jun/17   0.35 0.31 0.27 0.24 0.16
Finland 0.10 Jun/17   0.07 0.06 0.05 0.04 0
France 0.30 Jun/17   0.2 0.3 0.4 0.4 0.7
Germany 0.30 Jun/17   0.4 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.2
Greece 0.80 Jun/17   0.3 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.5
Hungary 0.30 Jun/17   0.76 0.65 0.61 0.68 0.69
Ireland 1.10 Mar/17   0.5 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.4
Italy 0.30 Jun/17 0.3 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.6
Latvia -0.70 Jun/17   -0.5 -0.29 -0.21 -0.15 -0.04
Lithuania 0.50 Jun/17   0.14 -0.06 -0.11 -0.12 -0.01
Luxembourg 0.70 Mar/17   0.73 0.79 0.77 0.78 0.78
Malta 1.00 Jun/17   1.48 1.37 1.15 1.33 1.17
Netherlands 0.50 Jun/17   0.72 0.68 0.71 0.72 0.71
New Zealand -0.20 Jun/17   0.36 0.39 0.24 0.43 0.47
Nigeria 187226.00 Sep/16   74000 60000 171362 146682 200000
Norway 0.40 Jun/17   0.21 0.2 0.22 0.24 0.29
Poland 4.60 Aug/17   4.9 4.7 4.4 4.2 3.2
Portugal 0.70 Jun/17   0.5 0.4 0.3 0.5 0.5
Romania -0.60 Jun/17   -0.25 -0.22 -0.42 -0.3 -0.32
Singapore -7.80 Jun/17   5 6.7 -1 12.4 12.2
Slovakia 0.60 Jun/17   0.11 0.08 0.08 0.09 0.16
Slovenia 0.70 Jun/17   0.58 0.58 0.58 0.58 0.58
Spain 0.90 Jun/17   0.5 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.4
Sweden 0.60 Jun/17   1.21 0.78 0.63 0.59 0.38
Switzerland 0.60 Jun/17   0.37 0.34 0.18 0.48 0.41
United Kingdom 0.40 Jun/17 0.4 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.4