Ireland's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate edged down to 7.6 percent in June 2021, from 7.8 percent in the previous month. The number of unemployed declined by 4,000 to 170,100. The alternative COVID-19 adjusted unemployment rate, which includes persons in receipt of the COVID-19 Pandemic unemployment Payment and considered as the upper bound for the true rate of unemployment, was 18.3 percent. Youth unemployment rate, measuring job-seekers aged 15-24 years, fell to 16.7 percent from 17.3 in May. source: Central Statistics Office Ireland
Unemployment Rate in Ireland averaged 10.50 percent from 1983 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 17.30 percent in December of 1985 and a record low of 3.90 percent in October of 2000. This page provides the latest reported value for - Ireland Unemployment Rate - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Ireland Unemployment Rate - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on July of 2021.
Unemployment Rate in Ireland is expected to be 7.70 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Unemployment Rate in Ireland to stand at 7.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Ireland Unemployment Rate is projected to trend around 6.60 percent in 2022 and 5.50 percent in 2023, according to our econometric models.