Europe unemployment rate

Europe’s unemployment rate decreased to 7.3 by -1.35% on March 2021 from 7.4 in the previous month. On a year on year basis Europe’s unemployment rate increased by 14.06%. Europe’s unemployment rate trend is down since the current value of 7.3 is lower than the 12 month moving average of 7.39167. and the 12 month moving average slope is up. Europe’s unemployment rate 5-year percentile is currently at 93.33%.

Europe unemployment rate Chart

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Date Value
31/01/2022 6,20
31/12/2021 6,40
30/11/2021 6,50
31/10/2021 6,60
30/09/2021 6,70
31/08/2021 6,80
31/07/2021 6,90
30/06/2021 7,10
31/05/2021 7,30
30/04/2021 7,40

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Europe unemployment rate

Europe Unemployment rate Statistics

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Indicator Symbol Actual Previous M/M% Y/Y% Trend Slope ZS5Y Update
unemployment rate eu.unemploymentrate 7.3 7.4 -0.0135135 0.140625 -1.0 1.0 0.933333 2021-03-31

Europe Financial Markets

Market Symbol Last Mom Trend Exh RSI 1D% 1W% 1M% 1Y%
STOXX Europe 600 STOXX 462.77 -1 -0.25 0.69391 36.7305 -0.00574 -0.00276 -0.04276 0.17708
Eurozone ETF EZU 44.77 0.5 -0.5 -1.54835 56.7972 0.03467 0.02613 0.06216 -0.03596
EUR/USD - Euro US Dollar EURUSD 0.9019 0 0.75 1.59231 48.7867 -0.00912 -0.00507 0.00345 0.07343

Europe Financial News Stream

Europe Macroeconomic Indicators

Indicator Symbol Actual Previous M/M% Y/Y% Trend Slope ZS5Y Update
balance of trade eu.balanceoftrade -43625.3 -27857.3 56.6 -449.37 Down Down 1.67 2022-06-16
business confidence eu.bizconfidence 5.2 6.6 -21.21 -50.48 Down Down 55 2022-05-26
capacity utilization eu.caputilization 82.3 77.7 0.0592021 -0.0178998 1.0 -1.0 0.283333 2021-04-01
consumer confidence eu.consconfidence -24 -22.2 8.11 293.44 Down Down 1.67 2022-06-24
consumer price index cpi eu.cpi 117.95 116.83 0.96 8.83 UP UP 100 2022-06-16
core inflation rate eu.coreinflationrate 4.51 4.14 8.94 275.83 UP UP 100 2022-06-16
exports eu.exports 198502 220803 -10.1 10.88 UP UP 96.67 2022-06-16
Real GDP eu.realgdp 3386.94 3362.29 0.73 -99.91 Down Down 16.67 2022-06-11
government budget eu.govbudget -4.7 -6.8 -30.88 -21.67 Down UP 0 2022-04-29
government debt eu.govdebt 12078200 10838300 0.1144 0.677612 1.0 1.0 0 2020-12-31
government debt to gdp eu.govdebtgdp 88.1 90 -2.11 19.05 UP UP 0 2022-04-29
imports eu.imports 242128 248660 -2.63 45.48 UP UP 98.33 2022-06-16
industrial production eu.indproduction 0.7 2.8 -75 -94.12 Down Down 53.33 2022-05-18
industrial production mom eu.indproductionmm -1.2 0.6 -300 -271.43 Down Down 11.67 2022-05-18
long term unemployment rate eu.ltunemploymentrate 2.8 2.7 0.037037 -0.2 1.0 -1.0 0 2021-03-31
Producer Price Index eu.producerprices 149.2 147.3 1.29 37.01 UP UP 100 2022-05-26
PPI Index eu.producerpricesch 36.5 31.2 16.99 711.11 UP UP 100 2022-05-26
retail sales MoM eu.retailsales -1.3 0.3 -533.33 -132.5 Down Down 13.33 2022-05-26
retail sales yoy eu.retailsalesan 3.9 1.6 143.75 -82.51 Down Down 83.33 2022-05-26
unemployment rate eu.unemploymentrate 7.3 7.4 -0.0135135 0.140625 -1.0 1.0 0.933333 2021-03-31
youth unemployment rate eu.ytunemploymentrate 17.3 18.2 -0.0494506 0.0176471 -1.0 1.0 0.783333 2021-05-31
Central Bank Assets for Euro Area eu.cb.assets 7680140 7657630 0.00293955 0.0760296 1.0 1.0 0.633333 2021-06-04
Construction sector eu.esi.constr 0.8 -5 -1.16 -1.0442 1.0 1.0 0.416667 2021-04-01
Consumer sector eu.esi.cons -9 -12.1 -0.256198 -0.590909 1.0 1.0 0.05 2021-04-01
Manufacturing sector eu.esi.man 9.4 1.1 7.54545 -1.29102 1.0 1.0 0.4 2021-04-01
Retail sector eu.esi.ret -1.5 -11 -0.863636 -0.948454 1.0 1.0 0.3 2021-04-01
Services sector eu.esi.serv 2.8 -9.4 -1.29787 -1.07254 1.0 1.0 0.216667 2021-04-01
ESI - Economic Composite eu.esi.conf 109.7 99.9 0.0980981 0.634873 1.0 1.0 1 2021-04-01

Europe unemployment rate analysis

Europe’s unemployment rate is the percent of the labor force that is jobless. Unemployment rate is a lagging economic indicator. Explore MacroVar financial knowledge base structured by professional fund managers and economists.

Europe unemployment rate trend

Europe unemployment rate trend is in an uptrend when the last value is higher than its twelve-month moving average and its twelve-month moving average slope is positive (last twelve-month moving average is higher than the previous month twelve-month moving average) and vice-versa. MacroVar calculates the number of months the Europe unemployment rate has recorded new highs or lows. Europe unemployment rate trend change is assumed when the specific indicator has recorded a 3-month high / low or more.

Europe unemployment rate momentum

Europe unemployment rate momentum is monitored by calculating its long-term year over year (Y/Y) return and its short-term month on month (M/M) return.