Ireland Employment Rate  1998-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Employment Rate in Ireland increased to 65.70 percent in the second quarter of 2017 from 65.40 percent in the first quarter of 2017. Employment Rate in Ireland averaged 63.98 percent from 1998 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 69.80 percent in the third quarter of 2007 and a record low of 58.30 percent in the first quarter of 2012.

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Ireland Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 6.10 6.10 17.30 3.70 percent [+]
Employed Persons 2062.90 2063.90 2160.60 1500.10 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 141.50 146.20 328.10 63.70 Thousand [+]
Unemployment Change -19937.00 -10129.00 36254.00 -32270.00 Persons [+]
Part Time Employment 432.50 443.40 461.10 247.70 Thousand [+]
Full Time Employment 1634.50 1620.40 1769.50 1251.40 Thousand [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 59.80 60.40 64.10 57.00 percent [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 3.60 3.60 9.50 1.20 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 14.80 15.30 31.20 6.20 percent [+]
Labour Costs 81.50 80.00 122.10 78.50 Index Points [+]
Minimum Wages 1563.25 1546.35 1563.25 944.71 EUR/Month [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 870.81 839.32 870.81 37.03 EUR/Week [+]
Population 4.77 4.72 4.77 2.82 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 66.00 66.00 66.00 65.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 66.00 66.00 66.00 65.00 [+]
Employment Change 1.10 0.80 2.40 -3.80 percent [+]
Employment Rate 65.70 65.40 69.80 58.30 percent [+]
Productivity 139.10 143.40 143.40 69.00 Index Points [+]
Initial Jobless Claims 34419.00 40786.00 196988.00 20203.00 Persons [+]


Ireland Employment Rate

In Ireland, the employment rate measures the number of people who have a job as a percentage of the working age population. This page provides - Ireland Employment Rate- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Ireland Employment Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
65.70 65.40 69.80 58.30 1998 - 2017 percent Quarterly
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employment rate by Country

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Mexico 96.40 Sep/17
Switzerland 79.80 Jun/17
Netherlands 75.70 Jun/17
United Kingdom 75.10 Jul/17
Germany 74.80 Jun/17
Russia 66.10 Aug/17
France 65.30 Jun/17
Spain 62.04 Jun/17
Canada 61.60 Sep/17
South Korea 61.30 Sep/17
Australia 61.24 Aug/17
United States 60.40 Sep/17
Japan 59.20 Aug/17
Italy 58.00 Jul/17
Brazil 54.00 Aug/17
Turkey 46.90 Jul/17