Unemployment rate

Year 2017
5.8%
4th quarter 2017
5.3%

Unemployment rate, 2005–2017
(%)
2005200620072008200920102011201220132014201520162017
8.05.94.65.513.516.712.310.08.67.46.26.85.8

Unemployment rate, 1st quarter 2005 – 4th quarter 2017
(%)
2005200620072008200920102011201220132014201520162017
1st quarter9.66.65.34.111.219.514.311.310.08.56.66.55.6
2nd quarter8.46.24.94.013.218.313.010.18.07.06.56.57.0
3rd quarter7.05.44.16.214.415.410.79.57.87.55.27.55.2
4th quarter7.15.54.17.415.513.611.39.18.76.36.46.65.3