Ireland’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate rose to 4.3 percent in August of 2022, deteriorating from the 4.2 percent rate in the previous month. The reading compares to the 5.5 percent rate from August of 2021, as the Irish labor market recovered from the pandemic and improved from the 5 percent from the corresponding period of 2019. The number of unemployed rose by 2,900 individuals to 117,200. At the same time, the youth unemployment rate, measuring jobseekers aged 14-24, rose to 11.6 percent from an upwardly revised 11.1 percent in the previous month. source: Central Statistics Office Ireland
Unemployment Rate in Ireland averaged 10.33 percent from 1983 until 2022, 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 October of 2022.
Unemployment Rate in Ireland is expected to be 5.30 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Ireland Unemployment Rate is projected to trend around 5.30 percent in 2023, according to our econometric models.