Switzerland Unemployed Persons  1975-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar

The number of unemployed persons in Switzerland decreased to 142874.70 in August of 2017 from 143674.50 in July of 2017. Unemployed Persons in Switzerland averaged 87748.19 from 1975 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 195384.91 in February of 1997 and a record low of -4371.41 in January of 1975.

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Switzerland Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 3.00 3.00 5.40 1.60 percent [+]
Employed Persons 5018.00 4982.00 5063.00 3242.00 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 142874.70 143674.50 195384.91 -4371.41 [+]
Productivity 100.84 100.36 100.98 76.53 Index Points [+]
Job Vacancies 12095.00 12018.00 22574.00 6086.00 [+]
Wages 6257.26 6213.76 6257.26 5073.00 CHF/Month [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 113.20 112.20 113.20 100.00 Index Points [+]
Population 8.42 8.33 8.42 5.30 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 64.00 64.00 64.00 63.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 65.00 65.00 65.00 65.00 [+]
Employment Change 0.60 0.00 1.20 -0.60 percent [+]
Employment Rate 79.80 79.30 81.30 76.90 percent [+]
Full Time Employment 2761.50 2818.30 2818.30 2628.90 Thousand [+]
Non Farm Payrolls 4915.00 4884.00 4921.00 3841.00 Thousand [+]
Part Time Employment 1659.00 1648.60 1659.00 1064.50 Thousand [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 68.40 68.80 68.80 66.80 percent [+]
Job Offers 51896.00 52859.00 74527.00 27923.00 [+]
Wage Growth 0.70 0.60 7.80 0.30 percent [+]


Switzerland Unemployed Persons

In Switzerland, unemployed persons are individuals who are without a job and actively seeking to work. This page provides the latest reported value for - Switzerland Unemployed Persons - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Switzerland Unemployed Persons - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
142874.70 143674.50 195384.91 -4371.41 1975 - 2017 Monthly
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unemployed persons by Country

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Australia 727.45 Aug/17
Brazil 13.11 Aug/17
Canada 1214.10 Sep/17
China 976.00 Jun/17
Euro Area 14642.00 Aug/17
France 3540.40 Aug/17
Germany 2448.91 Sep/17
India 44.85 Dec/16
Indonesia 7005262.00 Dec/17
Italy 2903.38 Aug/17
Japan 1860.00 Aug/17
Mexico 1870180.00 Jun/17
Netherlands 426.00 Aug/17
Russia 3.79 Aug/17
South Korea 1022.00 Sep/17
Spain 3410.18 Sep/17
Switzerland 142874.70 Aug/17
Turkey 3251.00 Jun/17
United Kingdom 806.30 Aug/17
United States 6801.00 Sep/17