Germany Labor Force Participation Rate  1998-2017 | Data | Chart

Labor Force Participation Rate in Germany decreased to 60.80 percent in the first quarter of 2017 from 61.30 percent in the fourth quarter of 2016. Labor Force Participation Rate in Germany averaged 59.45 percent from 1998 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 61.30 percent in the fourth quarter of 2016 and a record low of 56.90 percent in the second quarter of 2004.

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Germany Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 3.60 3.70 11.50 0.40 percent [+]
Employed Persons 44281.00 44206.00 44281.00 37643.00 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 2448.91 2544.85 5288.20 85.00 Thousand [+]
Unemployment Change -23.00 -6.00 264.00 -97.00 Thousand [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 1.70 1.60 6.30 1.60 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 6.40 6.40 15.90 5.70 percent [+]
Productivity 106.40 105.00 106.40 17.00 Index Points [+]
Labour Costs 111.97 111.34 111.97 78.63 Index Points [+]
Job Vacancies 683.67 731.76 891.70 57.80 Thousand [+]
Wages 3745.00 3716.00 3745.00 1832.00 EUR/Month [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 160.90 110.00 173.40 7.70 Index Points [+]
Wage Growth 1.20 0.60 2.70 -1.40 percent [+]
Minimum Wages 8.84 8.50 8.84 8.50 EUR/Hour [+]
Population 82.80 82.18 82.80 72.54 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 65.42 65.37 65.42 65.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 65.42 65.37 65.42 65.00 [+]
Employment Change 0.30 0.50 1.00 -0.80 percent [+]
Employment Rate 74.80 74.60 75.30 63.60 percent [+]
Full Time Employment 29310.80 29792.00 29792.00 26748.40 Thousand [+]
Part Time Employment 10849.50 10729.20 10849.50 6330.60 Thousand [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 60.80 61.30 61.30 56.90 percent [+]
Living Wage Family 1428.30 1396.10 1428.30 1334.30 EUR/Month [+]
Living Wage Individual 1145.70 1141.00 1145.70 1062.40 EUR/Month [+]


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 October of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
60.80 61.30 61.30 56.90 1998 - 2017 percent Quarterly
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labor force participation rate by Country

Last
United Kingdom 78.60 Jul/17
France 72.00 Jun/17
Russia 69.60 Aug/17
Indonesia 69.02 Dec/17
Switzerland 68.40 Mar/17
Canada 65.60 Sep/17
Italy 65.40 Jun/17
Australia 65.20 Sep/17
Netherlands 63.90 Mar/17
South Korea 63.40 Sep/17
United States 63.10 Sep/17
Brazil 61.80 Aug/17
Japan 60.90 Aug/17
Germany 60.80 Mar/17
Mexico 59.10 Sep/17
Spain 58.84 Jun/17
Euro Area 56.80 Mar/17
Turkey 52.90 Jul/17
India 52.50 Dec/13