The Netherlands' seasonally adjusted unemployment rate inched down to 3.1 percent in September 2021 from 3.2 percent a month earlier. The number of unemployed fell by 9 thousand to 292 thousand while employment rose by 22 thousand to 9.13 million in September. Meantime, the number of people claiming unemployment benefits declined by 4.7 thousand to 208 thousand in September. Meanwhile, the labor force participation went up to 71.9 percent in September, a new record in employment rate. source: Statistics Netherlands
Unemployment Rate in Netherlands averaged 5.09 percent from 2003 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 7.90 percent in February of 2014 and a record low of 2.90 percent in February of 2020. This page provides - Netherlands Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Netherlands Unemployment Rate - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2021.
Unemployment Rate in Netherlands is expected to be 3.60 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Netherlands Unemployment Rate is projected to trend around 3.30 percent in 2022 and 3.20 percent in 2023, according to our econometric models.