The number of unemployed persons in Ireland decreased to 128.80 Thousand in the fourth quarter of 2018 from 143.80 Thousand in the third quarter of 2018. Unemployed Persons in Ireland averaged 179.23 Thousand from 1998 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 356.20 Thousand in the third quarter of 2011 and a record low of 69.90 Thousand in the fourth quarter of 2000.
Unemployed Persons in Ireland is expected to be 138.00 Thousand by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Unemployed Persons in Ireland to stand at 139.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Ireland Unemployed Persons is projected to trend around 141.00 Thousand in 2020, according to our econometric models.