7.2.3. Unemployment data of population aged 15–64 (2000–)*(2/2)

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Countries Unemployed, thousands, 2018 Unemployment rate, per cent
2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Austria 220 4.9 4.6 4.9 5.4 5.7 5.8 6.1 5.6 4.9
Belgium 300 8.4 7.2 7.6 8.5 8.6 8.6 7.9 7.1 6.0
Bulgaria 171 10.3 11.4 12.4 13.0 11.5 9.2 7.7 6.2 5.3
Cyprus 37 6.5 8.1 12.1 16.1 16.3 15.2 13.2 11.3 8.6
Czechia 120 7.4 6.8 7.0 7.0 6.2 5.1 4.0 2.9 2.3
Denmark 149 7.6 7.7 7.7 7.2 6.8 6.3 6.3 5.9 5.1
United Kingdom 1 330 7.9 8.2 8.1 7.7 6.3 5.4 4.9 4.4 4.1
Estonia 36 17.1 12.6 10.2 8.9 7.5 6.3 7.0 5.9 5.4
Finland 201 8.5 7.9 7.8 8.3 8.8 9.6 9.0 8.8 7.5
France 2 693 8.9 8.9 9.5 10.0 10.3 10.4 10.1 9.5 9.1
Greece 906 12.9 18.1 24.7 27.7 26.7 25.1 23.7 21.7 19.5
Netherlands 340 5.1 5.0 5.9 7.3 7.5 6.9 6.1 4.9 3.8
Croatia 152 11.9 14.0 16.3 17.5 17.5 16.4 13.3 11.3 8.5
Ireland 136 14.8 15.7 15.8 14.0 12.1 10.1 8.6 6.9 5.9
Poland 657 9.7 9.8 10.2 10.5 9.1 7.6 6.2 5.0 3.9
Latvia 72 19.8 16.5 15.3 12.1 11.1 10.1 9.9 8.9 7.6
Lithuania 90 18.1 15.7 13.6 12.0 10.9 9.3 8.1 7.3 6.3
Luxembourg 17 4.4 4.9 5.2 5.9 5.9 6.7 6.3 5.5 5.6
Hungary 172 11.3 11.1 11.1 10.2 7.8 6.8 5.1 4.2 3.7
Malta 9 6.9 6.4 6.3 6.2 5.8 5.4 4.7 4.1 3.7
Germany 1 458 7.1 5.9 5.5 5.3 5.1 4.7 4.2 3.8 3.5
Italy 2 742 8.5 8.5 10.8 12.3 12.9 12.1 11.9 11.4 10.8
Portugal 361 11.4 13.3 16.3 17.0 14.5 12.9 11.5 9.2 7.3
Romania 379 7.3 7.5 7.1 7.4 7.1 7.0 6.1 5.1 4.3
Spain 3 470 20.0 21.5 24.9 26.2 24.6 22.2 19.7 17.3 15.4
Sweden 342 8.8 8.0 8.1 8.2 8.1 7.6 7.1 6.9 6.5
Slovakia 179 14.4 13.7 14.0 14.3 13.2 11.5 9.7 8.2 6.6
Slovenia 53 7.4 8.3 9.0 10.3 9.9 9.1 8.1 6.7 5.2
European Union–28 16 792 9.7 9.8 10.6 11.0 10.4 9.6 8.7 7.8 7.0
Euro area–19 13 319 10.2 10.3 11.5 12.1 11.8 11.0 10.2 9.2 8.3
North Macedonia 198 32.2 31.6 31.2 29.1 28.1 26.3 24.0 22.5 21.0
Norway 106 3.6 3.3 3.2 3.5 3.6 4.4 4.8 4.3 3.9
Russia 3 658a 7.4 6.6 5.5 5.5 5.2 5.6 5.6a 5.2a 4.9a
Switzerland 230 4.9 4.5 4.6 4.9 5.0 4.9 5.1 5.0 4.9
Turkey 3 488 10.9 9.0 8.3 8.9 10.1 10.4 11.1 11.1 11.1
Israel 157 8.6 7.3 7.0 6.3 6.0 5.3 4.9 4.3 4.1
Japan 1 530 5.3 4.8 4.6 4.2 3.8 3.5 3.3 3.0 2.6
Republic of Korea 1 004 3.8 3.5 3.3 3.2 3.7 3.7 3.8 3.8 3.9
United Statesb 5 987 9.8 9.1 8.0 7.5 6.3 5.4 4.9 4.4 3.9
Canada 1 119 8.2 7.6 7.4 7.2 7.0 7.0 7.1 6.4 5.9
Mexico 1 796 5.5 5.3 5.1 5.1 5.0 4.5 4.0 3.6 3.4
Australia 695 5.3 5.2 5.3 5.8 6.2 6.2 5.9 5.8 5.5
New Zealand 116 6.8 6.7 7.2 6.5 6.0 5.6 5.4 4.9 4.5
*Source: Eurostat (Luxembourg); ILOSTAT (ILO, Geneva).  aIncludes statistical data for the Crimea and the city of Sevastopol.  bData refer to the population aged 16–64.  Revised data 

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