The Netherlands' seasonally adjusted unemployment inched up to 3.8 percent in December 2021 from 3.7 percent in the previous month (based on a new measurement method). The number of unemployed increased by 10 thousand from a month earlier to 369 thousand while employment rose by 4 thousand to a record high of 9.4 million. At the same time, the number of people claiming unemployment benefits increased by 2.5 thousand to 192 thousand. The labor force participation was unchanged at 71.2 percent. source: Statistics Netherlands
Unemployment Rate in Netherlands averaged 5.06 percent from 2003 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 7.90 percent in February of 2014 and a record low of 2.70 percent in November of 2021. 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 January of 2022.
Unemployment Rate in Netherlands is expected to be 3.40 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 3.20 percent in 2023, according to our econometric models.