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Unemployment rate, percent in Switzerland

, January 1960 - May 2021: For that indicator, we provide data for Switzerland from January 1960 to May 2021. The average value for Switzerland during that period was 1.75 percent with a minimum of 0 percent in May 1964 and a maximum of 5.7 percent in February 1997. Click on the following link to see the values of Unemployment rate, percent around the world.
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Source: Swiss Federal Statistical Office

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