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Germany: Unemployment rate forecast: For that indicator, International Monetary Fund provides data for Germany from 1980 to 2023. The average value for Germany during that period was 6.78 percent with a minumum of 3.2 percent in 2023 and a maximum of 11.01 percent in 2005. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
Definition: The unemployment rate is the number of unemployed persons as a percentage of the labor force (the total number of people employed plus unemployed).