Portugal Unemployment Rate

1998 - 2020 | Monthly | % | Statistics Portugal

Portugal Unemployment Rate dropped to 7.50 % in Oct 2020, from the previously reported number of 7.90 % in Sep 2020. Portugal Unemployment Rate is updated monthly, available from Feb 1998 to Oct 2020, with an average rate of 8.70 %. The data reached an all-time high of 17.40 % in Jan 2013 and a record low of 4.80 % in Dec 2000. The data is reported by reported by Statistics Portugal.

In the latest reports, Portugal Population reached 10.30 million people in Dec 2019. Monthly Earnings of Portugal stood at 1,381.35 USD in Dec 2018. The country's Labour Force Participation Rate increased to 58.40 % in Sep 2020.

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Portugal Unemployment Rate

What was Portugal's Unemployment Rate in Oct 2020?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
7.50 Oct 2020 7.90 Sep 2020 4.80 Dec 2000 17.40 Jan 2013 % monthly Feb 1998 - Oct 2020

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -1.9 Jun 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Jun 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -5,348.455 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Jun 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 16,545.209 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2020
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 21.4 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Jun 2020
National Government Debt (USD mn) 313,017.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 130.8 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (EUR bn) 108.361 2025 yearly 1986 - 2025
Forecast: Government Net Debt (EUR bn) 286.789 2025 yearly 1990 - 2025
Forecast: Government Revenue (EUR bn) 103.939 2025 yearly 1986 - 2025
General Govt Gross Debt: as % of GDP (%) 130.800 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Government Budget: ytd: Balance (EUR mn) -11,816.278 Nov 2020 monthly Dec 1992 - Nov 2020
Government Budget: ytd: Revenue: Current: Tax: Indirect: Value Added Tax (EUR mn) 15,111.997 Nov 2020 monthly Dec 1992 - Nov 2020
Government Budget: ytd: Expenditure (EUR mn) 53,349.896 Nov 2020 monthly May 2009 - Nov 2020
Government Budget: ytd: Expenditure: Current (EUR mn) 50,994.856 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 2005 - Nov 2020
Government Budget: ytd: Expenditure: Capital (EUR mn) 2,355.040 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 2005 - Nov 2020
Government Budget: ytd: Revenue (EUR mn) 41,533.618 Nov 2020 monthly Dec 2004 - Nov 2020
Government Budget: ytd: Revenue: Current: Tax: Direct (EUR mn) 16,056.255 Nov 2020 monthly Dec 1992 - Nov 2020

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