Croatia's unemployment rate rose to 9.7 in February of 2021 from 8.3 percent in the corresponding month in the previous year, as the pandemic crisis continued to weigh on the labour market. The number of unemployed persons rose by 24,409 to 162,386 while employed declined by 9,157 to 1.507 million. In January, the jobless rate was slightly higher at a near three-year high of 9.8 percent. source: Croatian Bureau of Statistics
Unemployment Rate in Croatia averaged 16.59 percent from 1996 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 23.60 percent in January of 2002 and a record low of 6.70 percent in June of 2019. This page provides - Croatia Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Croatia Unemployment Rate - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on April of 2021.
Unemployment Rate in Croatia is expected to be 10.00 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Unemployment Rate in Croatia to stand at 11.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Croatia Unemployment Rate is projected to trend around 9.00 percent in 2022 and 8.20 percent in 2023, according to our econometric models.