Dutch seasonally adjusted unemployment rate came in at 3.6 percent in January 2019, unchanged from the previous month. The number of unemployed was unchanged at 329 thousand, while employment increased 22 thousand to 8.89 million. Unemployment Rate in Netherlands averaged 5.35 percent from 2003 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 7.90 percent in February of 2014 and a record low of 3.50 percent in November of 2018.
Unemployment Rate in Netherlands is expected to be 4.40 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Unemployment Rate in Netherlands to stand at 4.80 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Netherlands Unemployment Rate is projected to trend around 3.90 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.