The Netherlands' seasonally adjusted unemployment rate inched down to 3.4 percent in April 2021 from 3.5 percent a month earlier, pointing the lowest level since April 2020. The number of unemployed dropped by 10 thousand to 316 thousand while employment increased by 4 thousand to 9 million in April. Meantime, the number of people claiming unemployment benefits declined by 16 thousand to 266 thousand in April. source: Statistics Netherlands
Unemployment Rate in Netherlands averaged 5.13 percent from 2003 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 7.90 percent in February of 2014 and a record low of 2.90 percent in February of 2020. This page provides - Netherlands Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Netherlands Unemployment Rate - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on June of 2021.
Unemployment Rate in Netherlands is expected to be 3.70 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Unemployment Rate in Netherlands to stand at 4.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Netherlands Unemployment Rate is projected to trend around 4.50 percent in 2022 and 4.20 percent in 2023, according to our econometric models.