Long Term Unemployment Rate | Forecast | 2017-2020

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


Last Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Austria 1.90 Mar/17   1.77 1.74 1.7 1.67 1.52
Belgium 3.90 Mar/17   3.87 3.88 3.89 3.93 4.07
Bulgaria 3.70 Mar/17   3.37 3.41 3.49 3.66 5.66
Croatia 5.90 Mar/17   6.13 5.97 6.22 6.53 7.42
Cyprus 5.30 Mar/17   5.23 5.21 5.19 5.16 4.98
Czech Republic 1.30 Mar/17   1.38 1.48 1.59 1.7 2.49
Denmark 1.60 Mar/17   1.64 1.64 1.64 1.64 1.59
Estonia 1.90 Mar/17   2.5 2.72 2.98 3.14 4.09
Euro Area 4.70 Mar/17 4.7 4.6 4.6 4.5 4.4
European Union 3.70 Mar/17   3.72 3.73 3.74 3.75 3.81
Finland 2.20 Mar/17   2.24 2.25 2.26 2.27 2.35
France 4.00 Jun/17   4.1 3.98 3.98 3.97 3.8
Germany 1.70 Mar/17 1.7 1.7 1.8 1.8 2.3
Greece 16.30 Mar/17   16 15.8 15.6 13.5 12.9
Hungary 1.90 Mar/17   1.87 1.93 2 2.1 3.01
Ireland 3.60 Mar/17   4 4 3.7 3.02 3.4
Italy 6.80 Mar/17   5.8 5.6 5.5 6.59 4.5
Japan 1.30 Dec/14   1.28 1.29 1.3 1.31 1.72
Kazakhstan 2.10 Jun/17   2.18 2.16 2.23 2.25 2.36
Latvia 3.60 Mar/17   3.94 4.12 4.27 4.47 5.54
Lithuania 2.90 Mar/17   3.59 3.86 4.11 4.35 5.44
Luxembourg 2.30 Mar/17   2.17 2.18 2.16 2.15 2.08
Malta 2.00 Mar/17   2.08 2.15 2.2 2.24 2.49
Netherlands 2.20 Mar/17   2.19 2.19 2.18 2.18 2.16
Norway 1.20 Mar/17   1.19 1.18 1.18 1.17 1.13
Poland 1.60 Mar/17   1.8 1.8 1.7 1.77 1.5
Portugal 5.30 Mar/17   5.8 5.7 5.6 4.15 5.2
Romania 2.40 Mar/17   2.6 2.62 2.64 2.67 2.85
Slovakia 5.40 Mar/17   5.95 6.23 6.52 6.82 8.6
Slovenia 3.60 Mar/17   3.45 3.42 3.49 3.43 3.47
Spain 8.60 Mar/17   8.2 7.9 7.7 7.31 5.7
Sweden 1.40 Mar/17   1.43 1.44 1.43 1.43 1.4
Turkey 2.60 Mar/17   2.4 2.4 2.4 2.55 2.8
United Kingdom 1.20 Mar/17 1.2 1.3 1.3 1.4 2
United States 1.08 Sep/17   1.07 1.05 1.05 1.2 1.4