Unemployment rate, percent in Germany, January 1960 - May 2021
For that indicator, we provide data for Germany from January 1960 to May 2021. The average value for Germany during that period was 5.81 percent with a minimum of 0.4 percent in June 1962 and a maximum of 14 percent in January 1998.
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Source: Federal Statistical Office of Germany
Definition: The unemployment rate represents the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment.