Croatia's unemployment rate rose to 9.3 percent in March 2021, from 8.6 percent in the same period last year, as the pandemic crisis continued to weigh on the labor market. The number of unemployed people increased by 8.5 percent to 155,588, while the number of persons in employment declined by 1.5 percent to 1.52 million. In February, the jobless rate was 9.7 percent. source: Croatian Bureau of Statistics
Unemployment Rate in Croatia averaged 16.56 percent from 1996 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 23.60 percent in January of 2002 and a record low of 6.70 percent in June of 2019. This page provides - Croatia Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Croatia Unemployment Rate - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on May of 2021.
Unemployment Rate in Croatia is expected to be 12.00 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Unemployment Rate in Croatia to stand at 10.60 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Croatia Unemployment Rate is projected to trend around 9.00 percent in 2022 and 8.20 percent in 2023, according to our econometric models.