Serbia Unemployment Rate  2008-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Serbia´s unemployment rate decreased to 12.9 percent in the third quarter of 2017 from 13.8 percent in the same period of the previous year. The number of unemployed decreased by 21.9 thousand from the previous year to 428.2 thousand, while the number of employed rose by 67.9 thousand to 2.88 million. The youth unemployment rate fell to 28.8 percent from 29.2 percent, mainly due to negative demographic trends. Unemployment Rate in Serbia averaged 17.92 percent from 2008 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 25.50 percent in the first quarter of 2012 and a record low of 11.80 percent in the second quarter of 2017.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2017-05-31 10:00 AM Unemployment Rate 14.6% 13.0% 12.8%
2017-08-31 10:30 AM Unemployment Rate 11.8% 14.6% 12.4%
2017-11-30 11:30 AM Unemployment Rate 12.9% 11.8% 12%
2018-02-28 11:00 AM Unemployment Rate 12.9%
2018-05-31 10:00 AM Unemployment Rate
2018-08-31 10:30 AM Unemployment Rate


Serbia Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 12.90 11.80 25.50 11.80 percent [+]
Employed Persons 2881900.00 2881000.00 2881900.00 2157618.00 [+]
Unemployed Persons 622.97 628.87 970.00 622.97 Thousand [+]
Wages 46879.00 48212.00 53456.00 3821.00 RSD/Month [+]
Minimum Wages 249.69 233.37 249.69 232.90 EUR/Month [+]
Population 7.04 7.08 7.63 7.04 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 61.60 61.00 61.60 58.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 65.00 65.00 65.00 63.00 [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 54.50 51.80 54.50 46.10 percent [+]
Labour Costs 101.24 107.76 129.00 80.00 Index Points [+]
Employment Rate 48.10 44.20 48.10 34.30 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 28.90 37.10 54.20 28.50 percent [+]


Serbia Unemployment Rate

In Serbia, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. This page provides - Serbia Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Serbia Unemployment Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on December of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
12.90 11.80 25.50 11.80 2008 - 2017 percent Quarterly
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unemployment rate by Country
Country Last
Spain 16.38 Sep/17
Brazil 12.20 Oct/17
Italy 11.10 Oct/17
Turkey 10.60 Sep/17
France 9.70 Sep/17
Euro Area 8.80 Oct/17
Canada 5.90 Nov/17
Indonesia 5.50 Sep/17
Australia 5.40 Nov/17
Russia 5.10 Oct/17
Netherlands 4.50 Oct/17
United Kingdom 4.30 Oct/17
United States 4.10 Nov/17
China 3.95 Sep/17
South Korea 3.70 Nov/17
Germany 3.60 Oct/17
Mexico 3.50 Oct/17
India 3.46 Dec/16
Switzerland 3.10 Nov/17
Japan 2.80 Oct/17