Dutch Unemployment Rate Unchanged at 8%


Netherlands jobless rate was recorded at 8 percent for the third straight month in October of 2014. In the last three months, the number of unemployment decreased by an average of 6 thousand per month.

The number of unemployed people has been on a downward trend since May, reaching 627 thousand in October. 

Employment increased by 22 thousand to 7252 thousand in October and the labour force rose for the first time in five months to 7878 thousand persons.

Dutch Unemployment Rate Unchanged at 8%


Joana Taborda | joana.taborda@tradingeconomics.com
11/20/2014 11:51:53 AM