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Europe Compared by Economy > Unemployment rate

DEFINITION: This entry contains the percent of the labor force that is without jobs. Substantial underemployment might be noted.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Kosovo 45.3% 2011
2 Bosnia and Herzegovina 44.1% 2012
3 Republic of Macedonia 31% 2012
4 Serbia 25.9% 2012
5 Spain 25.1% 2012
6 Greece 24.3% 2012
=7 Croatia 19.1% 2012
=7 Montenegro 19.1% 2012
9 Armenia 17.3% 2012
10 Portugal 15.7% 2012
11 Georgia 15% 2012
12 Ireland 14.7% 2012
13 Slovakia 13.6% 2012
14 Lithuania 13.2% 2012
15 Albania 13% 2012
16 Poland 12.8% 2012
17 Slovenia 12% 2012
18 Cyprus 11.9% 2012
19 Latvia 11.4% 2012
20 Bulgaria 11.1% 2012
=21 Italy 10.7% 2012
=21 Hungary 10.7% 2012
23 Estonia 10.2% 2012
24 France 9.8% 2012
25 Turkey 9.2% 2012
=26 Sweden 8% 2012
=26 United Kingdom 8% 2012
28 Finland 7.8% 2012
29 Belgium 7.6% 2012
30 Ukraine 7.5% 2012
31 San Marino 7% 2012
32 Czech Republic 6.8% 2012
33 Malta 6.4% 2012
34 Luxembourg 6.1% 2012
35 Denmark 6% 2012
36 Iceland 5.8% 2012
37 Azerbaijan 5.7% 2012
=38 Moldova 5.6% 2012
=38 Romania 5.6% 2012
=40 Russia 5.5% 2012
=40 Germany 5.5% 2012
42 Netherlands 5.3% 2012
43 Norway 3.2% 2012
=44 Austria 2.9% 2012
=44 Andorra 2.9% 2012
=44 Switzerland 2.9% 2012
47 Liechtenstein 2.5% 2011
48 Belarus 1% 2009
49 Monaco 0.0 2011

Citation

"Countries Compared by Economy > Unemployment rate. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", CIA World Factbooks 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Europe/Economy/Unemployment-rate

Europe Compared by Economy > Unemployment rate

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Interesting observations about Economy > Unemployment rate

  • Spain ranked first for unemployment rate amongst European Union in 2012.
  • Kosovo ranked first for unemployment rate amongst Europe in 2011.
  • South Africa ranked first for unemployment rate amongst Emerging markets in 2012.
  • Zimbabwe ranked first for unemployment rate amongst Christian countries in 2009.
  • Nepal ranked first for unemployment rate amongst Cold countries in 2008.
  • France ranked first for unemployment rate amongst Non-religious countries in 2012.
  • Greece ranked second for unemployment rate amongst High income OECD countries in 2012.
  • Haiti ranked first for unemployment rate amongst Catholic countries in 2010.
  • Italy ranked first for unemployment rate amongst Group of 7 countries (G7) in 2012.
  • Germany ranked third last for unemployment rate amongst Eurozone in 2012.
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