The number of people registering as jobless in Spain fell by 43,727 people, or 1.5 percent, to 2.84 million in December 2022, the lowest for the month of December since 2007. By economic sector, unemployment fell in services (-37,080 people), agriculture (-4,922), and among people without previous employment (-7,155). By region, the biggest declines were reported in Andalusia (-22,280), Madrid (-6,782), and the Canary Islands (-3,124). Compared to December 2021, unemployment has decreased by 268,252 people. Spain lost 8,347 net formal jobs in December to 20.31 million jobs, after November's record high job creation, a separate report from the Social Security Ministry showed. source: Ministerio de Empleo y Seguridad Social
Unemployment Change in Spain averaged 3.62 Thousand from 1960 until 2022, reaching an all time high of 461.00 Thousand in January of 2001 and a record low of -197.84 Thousand in July of 2021. 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 January of 2023.
Unemployment Change in Spain is expected to be 25.00 Thousand by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations.