Greece: Unemployment rate

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 Greece

Unemployment rate, percent

 Latest value 11.7
 Reference February 2024
 Measure percent
 Data availability April 1998 - February 2024
 Average 15.21
 Min - Max 6.8 - 29.3
 Source Eurostat
For that indicator, we provide data for Greece from April 1998 to February 2024. The average value for Greece during that period was 15.21 percent with a minimum of 6.8 percent in May 2008 and a maximum of 29.3 percent in February 2014. Click on the following link to see the values of Unemployment rate, percent around the world.
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Greece - Unemployment rate  - recent values

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Greece - Unemployment rate  - historical chart - 1998-2024
Measure: percent
Source: Eurostat


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Definition: The unemployment rate represents the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment.

 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Labor force 4.64 2022 million people
 Unemployment rate 12.43 2022 percent
 Female unemployment 16.03 2022 percent
 Male unemployment 9.04 2022 percent
 Youth unemployment 25.28 2023 percent
 Labor force participation 51.89 2023 percent
 Labor force: percent female 44.68 2022 percent
 Female labor force participation 45.19 2023 percent
 Male labor force participation 59.01 2023 percent
 Self-employment 37.12 2022 percent
 Employment 4.25 Q3/2023 million employed people
 Unemployment rate 9.50 9/2023 percent
 Labor cost 121.30 Q3/2023 index points
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