Unemployed Persons in Malta is expected to be 1815.70 by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Unemployed Persons in Malta to stand at 1810.90 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Malta Unemployed Persons is projected to trend around 1810.95 in 2020, according to our econometric models.


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Malta Labour Last Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 Q3/19 2020
Unemployment Rate 3.8 4.3 4.1 4.2 4.3 4.5
Employed Persons 203993 209449 212190 214916 217626 241355
Unemployed Persons 1813 1816 1811 1810 1811 1811
Long Term Unemployment Rate 0.9 1.25 1.11 1.09 1.04 1.09
Youth Unemployment Rate 9.5 9.86 9.63 9.72 9.7 9.7
Labour Costs 115 110 121 116 105 111
Wages 18945 18500 19300 19503 19593 19400
Minimum Wages 748 748 760 760 760 772
Population 0.48 0.48 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.52
Retirement Age Women 62 62 63 62 62 63
Retirement Age Men 62 62 63 62 62 63
Part Time Employment 29.6 31.3 30.13 30.04 30.28 30.71
Productivity 115 122 114 117 127 124
Labor Force Participation Rate 59 58.83 58.82 58.82 58.82 58.82
Full Time Employment 197 199 200 201 201 200
Employment Change 1.3 1.31 1.29 1.31 1.28 1.25
Employment Rate 70.6 71.22 70.7 72.23 72.4 76.72