The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in Greece edged up to 11.2% in April 2023, from an upwardly revised 11.1% in the previous month. The number of unemployed persons went up by 4.5 thousand from a month earlier to 527.7 thousand, while the number of employed persons decreased by 37 thousand to 4.16 million. Meanwhile, the number of people outside the labor force increased by 26.4 thousand to 3.11 million. Compared to April 2022, jobseekers fell 11.9% and employment increased by 1.6%. source: National Statistical Service of Greece
Unemployment Rate in Greece averaged 16.15 percent from 1998 until 2023, reaching an all time high of 28.20 percent in July of 2013 and a record low of 7.40 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 June of 2023.
Unemployment Rate in Greece is expected to be 10.50 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 12.00 percent in 2024 and 10.00 percent in 2025, according to our econometric models.