The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in Greece eased to 12.5 percent in April of 2022 from an upwardly revised 12.6 percent in the previous month. It was the lowest jobless rate since June of 2010, as the number of unemployed decreased by 11.7 thousand over a month to 588 thousand people, while the number of employed rose by 41.1 thousand to 4.1 million people. Meanwhile, the number of people outside the labor force fell by 51.7 thousand to 3.2 million. Still, the jobless rate remained worst among individuals aged between 15 and 24 at 30.6 percent. source: National Statistical Service of Greece
Unemployment Rate in Greece averaged 16.16 percent from 1998 until 2022, reaching an all time high of 28 percent in July of 2013 and a record low of 7.10 percent in May of 2008. This page provides the latest reported value for - Greece Unemployment Rate - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Greece Unemployment Rate - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on July of 2022.
Unemployment Rate in Greece is expected to be 14.80 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Greece Unemployment Rate is projected to trend around 14.80 percent in 2023 and 15.00 percent in 2024, according to our econometric models.