The number of people registered as unemployed in Spain increased by 5.1 thousand from a month earlier to 3.86 million in June 2020, easing further from record rises recorded in March and April as the coronavirus lockdown was lifted. Agriculture was the most affected sector, with unemployment advancing by 25.3 thousand, while declines were seen in the number of jobless in services (-27.3 thousand), construction (-15.9 thousand) and industry (-7.8 thousand). By gender, unemployment among women was up by 24.2 thousand, while that among men dropped 19.1 thousand. By region, the biggest increases were recorded in Comunidad Valenciana and Andalucia, while the biggest falls were seen in Galicia and Castilla-La Mancha.
Unemployment Change in Spain averaged 5.19 Thousand from 1960 until 2020, reaching an all time high of 461 Thousand in January of 2001 and a record low of -129.30 Thousand in April of 2017. This page provides the latest reported value for - Spain Unemployment Change - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Spain Unemployment Change - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on July of 2020. source: Ministerio de Empleo y Seguridad Social
Unemployment Change in Spain is expected to be 44.00 Thousand by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Unemployment Change in Spain to stand at -40.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Spain Unemployment Change is projected to trend around -36.00 Thousand in 2021 and -20.00 Thousand in 2022, according to our econometric models.