Employment Rate in Ireland increased to 69.30 percent in the first quarter of 2019 from 69.10 percent in the fourth quarter of 2018. Employment Rate in Ireland averaged 66.33 percent from 1998 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 72.50 percent in the third quarter of 2007 and a record low of 59.30 percent in the first quarter of 2012.
Employment Rate in Ireland is expected to be 69.20 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Employment Rate in Ireland to stand at 69.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Ireland Employment Rate is projected to trend around 68.60 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.