The Netherlands' seasonally adjusted unemployment rate stood at 3.6 percent in February 2021, unchanged from a month earlier, pointing the lowest level since May. The number of unemployed increased by three thousand to 340 thousand while employment rose by 20 thousand to 9 million in February. Meantime, the number of people claiming unemployment benefits decreased by three thousand to 286 thousand in February. source: Statistics Netherlands
Unemployment Rate in Netherlands averaged 5.15 percent from 2003 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 7.90 percent in February of 2014 and a record low of 2.90 percent in February of 2020. This page provides - Netherlands Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Netherlands Unemployment Rate - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on April of 2021.
Unemployment Rate in Netherlands is expected to be 3.60 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 5.10 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Netherlands Unemployment Rate is projected to trend around 4.50 percent in 2022 and 4.00 percent in 2023, according to our econometric models.