Labor Force Participation Rate in Germany decreased to 60.90 percent in the second quarter of 2018 from 61 percent in the first quarter of 2018. Labor Force Participation Rate in Germany averaged 59.60 percent from 1998 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 61.70 percent in the fourth quarter of 2017 and a record low of 56.90 percent in the second quarter of 2004.

Labor Force Participation Rate in Germany is expected to be 62.00 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Labor Force Participation Rate in Germany to stand at 62.80 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Germany Labor Force Participation Rate is projected to trend around 64.00 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Germany Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 3.30 3.40 11.50 0.40 percent [+]
Employed Persons 44852.00 44814.00 44852.00 37643.00 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 2186.11 2203.85 5288.25 84.97 Thousand [+]
Unemployment Change -16.00 -12.00 264.00 -97.00 Thousand [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 1.40 1.50 6.30 1.40 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 6.20 6.30 15.90 5.70 percent [+]
Productivity 101.20 101.30 105.60 17.00 Index Points [+]
Labour Costs 115.29 113.18 115.29 78.63 Index Points [+]
Job Vacancies 807.03 653.62 891.70 57.80 Thousand [+]
Wages 3875.00 3808.00 3875.00 1832.00 EUR/Month [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 114.20 114.20 177.00 7.70 Index Points [+]
Wage Growth 0.50 1.10 2.70 -1.40 percent [+]
Minimum Wages 8.84 8.84 8.84 8.50 EUR/Hour [+]
Population 82.85 82.52 82.85 72.54 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 65.58 65.50 65.58 65.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 65.58 65.50 65.58 65.00 [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 60.90 61.00 61.70 56.90 percent [+]
Living Wage Family 1990.00 1960.00 1990.00 1770.00 EUR/Month [+]
Living Wage Individual 1240.00 1210.00 1240.00 1060.00 EUR/Month [+]
Wages Low Skilled 2050.00 2100.00 2100.00 1950.00 EUR/Month [+]
Wages High Skilled 3550.00 3550.00 3550.00 3400.00 EUR/Month [+]
Part Time Employment 10897.10 10845.70 10992.70 6330.60 Thousand [+]
Employment Change 0.20 0.50 1.00 -0.80 percent [+]
Employment Rate 75.40 75.40 76.00 63.60 percent [+]
Full Time Employment 29382.30 29620.60 30031.60 26748.40 Thousand [+]


Germany Labor Force Participation Rate

This page provides - Germany Labor Force Participation Rate- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Germany Labor Force Participation Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on December of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
60.90 61.00 61.70 56.90 1998 - 2018 percent Quarterly
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Country Last Previous
United Kingdom 79.00 Sep/18
France 72.30 Sep/18
Indonesia 69.20 Dec/18
Switzerland 68.40 Jun/18
Singapore 67.70 Dec/17
Italy 65.80 Oct/18
Australia 65.60 Oct/18
Canada 65.40 Nov/18
Netherlands 64.20 Jun/18
South Korea 63.40 Nov/18
United States 62.90 Nov/18
Russia 62.80 Oct/18
Japan 62.00 Oct/18
Brazil 61.70 Sep/18
Germany 60.90 Jun/18
Mexico 59.50 Sep/18
South Africa 59.50 Sep/18
Spain 58.73 Sep/18
Euro Area 57.20 Jun/18
Saudi Arabia 56.20 Jun/18
Turkey 53.50 Aug/18
India 52.50 Dec/13
Argentina 46.40 Jun/18


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