Portugal unemployment rate

Portugal’s unemployment rate decreased to 7.1 by -8.97% on June 2020 from 7.8 in the previous month. On a year on year basis Portugal’s unemployment rate decreased by -12.35%. Portugal’s unemployment rate trend is up since the current value of 7.1 is higher than the 12 month moving average of 6.75833. and the 12 month moving average slope is down. Portugal’s unemployment rate 5-year percentile is currently at 36.67%.

Portugal unemployment rate Chart

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Date Value
31/12/2021 6,30
30/09/2021 6,10
30/06/2021 6,70
31/03/2021 7,10
31/12/2020 7,30
30/09/2020 8,00
30/06/2020 5,70
31/03/2020 6,80
31/12/2019 6,90
30/09/2019 6,30

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Portugal unemployment rate

Portugal Unemployment rate Statistics

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Indicator Symbol Actual Previous M/M% Y/Y% Trend Slope ZS5Y Update
unemployment rate pt.unemploymentrate 7.1 7.8 -0.0897436 -0.123457 1.0 -1.0 0.366667 2020-06-01

Portugal Financial Markets

Market Symbol Last Mom Trend Exh RSI 1D% 1W% 1M% 1Y%
PSI 20 PSI20 5921.84 1 1 2.22451 68.2996 0.00285 0.0173 0.07704 0.18032
Portugal 20 ETF PGAL 11.03 1 0.75 -0.15761 64.6095 0.00731 0.0213 0.08031 0.00915
Portugal 10-Year Bond Yield PT.10Y 1.392 1 1 3.10574 70.017 0.04426 0.07907 0.90424 4.87342
Portugal 5-Year Bond Yield PT.5Y 0.32 0 1 2.52332 57.7843 -0.06433 0.0596 0.04918 -1.84881
Portugal 2-year bond yield PT.2Y -0.115 -0.5 1 3.05626 65.0033 0.21053 -0.45238 -0.78302 -0.7822
Portugal Yield Curve PT.YC 0.85 -0.5 -0.25 -0.77314 51.5593 -3.19 -14.49 -12.64 -0.18049
Portugal Credit Default Swaps CDS.Portugal 28.5 -1 -1 -0.85926 35.4116 1.79 -8.06 -3.39 -0.07845

Portugal Financial News Stream

Portugal Macroeconomic Indicators

Indicator Symbol Actual Previous M/M% Y/Y% Trend Slope ZS5Y Update
balance of trade pt.balanceoftrade -2415 -2154 12.12 114.58 Down Down 3.33 2022-05-04
bank lending rate pt.banks.lendingrate 2.15 2.26 -0.0486726 0.319018 -1.0 1.0 1 2021-05-31
banks balance sheet pt.banks.bs 478556 474960 0.76 6.1 UP UP 100 2022-05-18
building permits pt.buildingpermits 2432 2137 13.8 20.46 UP UP 98.33 2022-05-18
business confidence pt.bizconfidence 0.5 -0.8 -1.625 -1.14706 1.0 1.0 0.166667 2021-05-31
capacity utilization pt.caputilization 82.41 82.6 -0.23 4.7 UP UP 93.33 2022-05-04
car registrations pt.carregistrations 12420 13371 -7.11 -16.13 UP Down 28.33 2022-05-23
central bank balance sheet pt.cb.assets 225444 224068 0.61 11.55 UP UP 100 2022-05-15
consumer confidence pt.consconfidence -32.9 -34.1 -3.52 92.4 Down Down 5 2022-04-29
consumer price index cpi pt.cpi 112.51 110.09 2.2 7.2 UP UP 100 2022-05-04
core inflation rate pt.coreinflationrate 4.96 3.82 29.84 6234.61 UP UP 100 2022-05-04
current account pt.currentaccount -411.59 -630.04 -34.67 839.92 Down Down 26.67 2022-05-18
current account to gdp pt.currentaccountgdp -1.2 0.4 -4 -0.900826 1.0 1.0 0 2020-01-31
exports pt.exports 6604.12 5967.82 10.66 13.6 UP UP 100 2022-05-04
external debt pt.externaldebt 407247 408401 -0.28 -1.73 Down Down 61.67 2022-05-23
fiscal expenditure pt.fiscalexp 13267.9 9151.4 44.98 41.3 Down UP 23.33 2022-05-04
foreign exchange reserves pt.fxreserves 29783.7 28338.4 5.1 23.87 UP UP 100 2022-05-04
gdp pt.gdp 237.686 241.275 -0.0148751 -0.0104292 1.0 -1.0 0 2019-01-31
Real GDP pt.realgdp 52077.2 50749.1 2.62 3.29 UP UP 100 2022-05-04
gdp growth pt.gdpgrowth 2.6 1.7 52.94 271.43 UP UP 95 2022-05-04
gdp growth annual pt.gdpgrowthan 11.9 5.9 101.7 395.83 UP UP 98.33 2022-05-04
gold reserves pt.goldres 382.57 382.5 0.000183007 0.000156859 1.0 1.0 0.983333 2020-07-01
government budget pt.govbudget -5.7 0.1 -58 0.540541 -1.0 -1.0 0 2019-02-28
Government budget pt.govbudgetvalue -973.7 -372.9 161.12 -67.55 UP UP 83.33 2022-05-04
government debt pt.govdebt 275285 270492 0.0177196 0.119027 1.0 1.0 0.383333 2021-01-01
government debt to gdp pt.govdebtgdp 127.4 135.2 -5.77 52.39 UP UP 0 2022-04-29
government revenues pt.govrev 12294.2 8778.4 40.05 18.84 Down UP 25 2022-05-04
imports pt.imports 9019.07 8198.27 10.01 29.98 UP UP 100 2022-05-04
industrial production pt.indproduction 0.5 -4.1 -112.2 -91.67 Down Down 54.17 2022-05-04
industrial production mom pt.indproductionmm 4.3 0.8 437.5 -1175 UP UP 88.33 2022-05-04
inflation cpi pt.inflationcpi 7.2 5.3 35.85 1100 UP UP 100 2022-05-04
interbank rate pt.interbankrate -0.33 -0.33 0 -0.214286 1.0 1.0 0.0916667 2021-02-28
interest rate pt.interestrate 0.05 0.05 0 0 1.0 -1.0 0.791667 2016-03-09
loan growth pt.loangrowth 3.3 3.5 -5.71 -70.54 Down Down 65 2022-05-18
loans to private sector pt.loanprivate 76162.2 75828.4 0.44 1.67 UP UP 96.67 2022-05-04
long term unemployment rate pt.ltunemploymentrate 2.4 2.5 -0.04 -0.351351 -1.0 -1.0 0.266667 2021-01-01
money supply m0 pt.msm0 34989.1 34706.1 0.82 9 UP UP 100 2022-05-15
money supply m1 pt.msm1 200055 196375 1.87 15.97 UP UP 100 2022-05-04
money supply m2 pt.msm2 301031 295613 1.83 11.03 UP UP 100 2022-05-04
Producer Price Index pt.producerprices 106.5 104.9 0.0152526 0.0885119 1.0 1.0 1 2021-06-30
PPI Index pt.producerpricesch 24.6 26.5 -7.17 382.35 UP UP 98.33 2022-05-18
retail sales MoM pt.retailsales 3.9 4.2 -0.0714286 -0.74 1.0 -1.0 0.55 2021-05-31
retail sales pt.retailsalesan 12.9 15.3 -15.69 514.29 UP UP 95 2022-05-04
unemployment rate pt.unemploymentrate 7.1 7.8 -0.0897436 -0.123457 1.0 -1.0 0.366667 2020-06-01
youth unemployment rate pt.ytunemploymentrate 21.6 19.9 8.54 -5.26 Down Down 53.33 2022-05-04
Construction sector pt.esi.constr -7.8 -15.2 -0.486842 -0.76 1.0 1.0 0.0166667 2021-04-01
Consumer sector pt.esi.cons -14.6 -22.4 -0.348214 -0.597796 1.0 1.0 0.133333 2021-04-01
Manufacturing sector pt.esi.man -4.2 -11.9 -0.647059 -0.849462 1.0 1.0 0.45 2021-04-01
Retail sector pt.esi.ret -4.5 -15.1 -0.701987 -0.835165 1.0 1.0 0.35 2021-04-01
Services sector pt.esi.serv -6.1 -23.4 -0.739316 -0.867965 1.0 1.0 0.216667 2021-04-01
ESI - Economic Composite pt.esi.conf 104 93.1 0.117078 0.48784 1.0 1.0 1 2021-04-01

Portugal unemployment rate analysis

Portugal’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.

Portugal unemployment rate trend

Portugal 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 Portugal unemployment rate has recorded new highs or lows. Portugal unemployment rate trend change is assumed when the specific indicator has recorded a 3-month high / low or more.

Portugal unemployment rate momentum

Portugal 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.