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Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Australia

5.65

Jul 2017

5.65

Jun 2017

3.98

Feb 2008

11.20

Dec 1992

%

monthly

Feb 1978 - Jul 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Brazil

13.00

Jun 2017

13.30

May 2017

6.20

Dec 2013

13.70

Mar 2017

%

monthly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Canada

6.30

Jul 2017

6.50

Jun 2017

5.80

Oct 2007

13.10

Dec 1982

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Jul 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
China

3.95

Jun 2017

3.97

Mar 2017

3.00

Jun 2000

4.30

Dec 2009

%

quarterly

Dec 1999 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
European Union

7.70

Jun 2017

7.70

May 2017

6.80

Apr 2008

11.00

Apr 2013

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
France

9.50

Jun 2017

9.60

Mar 2017

7.20

Mar 2008

10.70

Sep 1997

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Germany

3.80

Jun 2017

3.90

May 2017

3.80

Jun 2017

11.20

Aug 2005

%

monthly

Jan 1991 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Greece

21.70

May 2017

21.80

Apr 2017

7.30

May 2008

27.90

Sep 2013

%

monthly

Apr 1998 - May 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
India

3.46

2016

3.49

2015

3.46

2016

4.40

2005

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Indonesia

5.61

2016

6.18

2015

1.62

1984

11.24

2005

%

yearly

1984 - 2016

Updated on 2016
Italy

11.06

Jun 2017

11.26

May 2017

5.70

Apr 2007

13.03

Nov 2014

%

monthly

Jan 1983 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Japan

2.80

Jun 2017

3.10

May 2017

1.00

Mar 1970

5.50

Jul 2009

%

monthly

Jan 1953 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Malaysia

3.40

Jun 2017

3.40

May 2017

3.20

Feb 2016

3.60

Nov 2016

%

monthly

Jan 2016 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Russia

5.10

Jul 2017

5.10

Jun 2017

4.80

Aug 2014

14.60

Feb 1999

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jul 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Singapore

2.20

Jun 2017

2.20

Mar 2017

1.40

Sep 1997

4.80

Sep 2003

%

quarterly

Mar 1987 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
South Africa

27.70

Jun 2017

27.70

Mar 2017

21.50

Dec 2008

27.70

Jun 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Turkey

11.30

May 2017

11.30

Apr 2017

8.00

Jun 2012

13.90

Apr 2009

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - May 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
United Kingdom

4.42

May 2017

4.46

Apr 2017

3.40

Dec 1973

11.90

May 1984

%

monthly

Feb 1971 - May 2017

Updated on Aug 2017

All countries

Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Albania

14.18

Mar 2017

14.15

Dec 2016

12.90

Mar 2012

18.20

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Algeria

10.50

2016

11.20

2015

8.70

1984

28.80

2000

%

yearly

1982 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Argentina

9.20

Mar 2017

7.60

Dec 2016

5.90

Sep 2015

20.40

Mar 2003

%

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Armenia

19.00

Mar 2017

17.40

Dec 2016

14.70

Dec 2008

20.70

Mar 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Australia

5.65

Jul 2017

5.65

Jun 2017

3.98

Feb 2008

11.20

Dec 1992

%

monthly

Feb 1978 - Jul 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Austria

5.22

Jun 2017

5.21

May 2017

3.40

Apr 2001

6.27

Jun 2016

%

monthly

Jan 1993 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Azerbaijan

4.99

Jun 2017

5.03

Mar 2017

4.81

Sep 2015

6.24

Mar 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Bahrain

4.30

2016

3.50

2015

3.50

2015

16.40

2006

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Bangladesh

4.07

2016

4.12

2015

2.20

1991

5.06

1997

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Belarus

0.80

Jun 2017

0.90

May 2017

0.50

Dec 2014

2.10

Oct 2004

%

monthly

Oct 2004 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Belgium

7.79

Mar 2017

7.25

Dec 2016

6.20

Jun 2001

9.22

Sep 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Bolivia

3.51

2015

2.34

2014

2.31

2012

5.48

2002

%

yearly

1999 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Bosnia and Herzegovina

20.50

2017

25.40

2016

20.50

2017

31.10

2006

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Botswana

18.37

2016

17.86

2015

12.92

2008

23.80

2003

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Brazil

13.00

Jun 2017

13.30

May 2017

6.20

Dec 2013

13.70

Mar 2017

%

monthly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Brunei

2.00

2016

1.86

2015

1.66

2014

4.70

1991

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Bulgaria

6.30

Jun 2017

6.90

Mar 2017

5.00

Dec 2008

21.60

Mar 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Cambodia

0.10

2015

0.10

2014

0.10

2015

0.75

2007

%

yearly

2007 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Canada

6.30

Jul 2017

6.50

Jun 2017

5.80

Oct 2007

13.10

Dec 1982

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Jul 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Chile

7.00

Jun 2017

7.00

May 2017

5.70

Dec 2013

11.63

Aug 2009

%

monthly

Mar 2009 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
China

3.95

Jun 2017

3.97

Mar 2017

3.00

Jun 2000

4.30

Dec 2009

%

quarterly

Dec 1999 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Colombia

8.72

Jun 2017

9.42

May 2017

7.27

Nov 2015

17.87

Jan 2002

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Croatia

14.10

Mar 2017

13.40

Dec 2016

7.00

Sep 2008

18.70

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Cyprus

13.50

Mar 2017

12.90

Dec 2016

3.10

Jun 2008

17.60

Mar 2015

%

quarterly

Jun 2004 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Czech Republic

3.00

Jun 2017

3.45

Mar 2017

3.00

Jun 2017

8.67

Mar 2004

%

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Denmark

6.30

Mar 2017

6.50

Dec 2016

3.20

Jun 2008

8.10

Jun 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2017

Updated on May 2017
Ecuador

4.49

Jun 2017

4.40

Mar 2017

3.80

Dec 2014

5.71

Mar 2016

%

quarterly

Sep 2013 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Egypt

12.00

Mar 2017

12.40

Dec 2016

8.40

Jun 2008

13.40

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2017

Updated on May 2017
Estonia

7.00

Jun 2017

5.60

Mar 2017

0.50

Dec 1989

19.50

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1989 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
European Union

7.70

Jun 2017

7.70

May 2017

6.80

Apr 2008

11.00

Apr 2013

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Finland

8.70

Jun 2017

8.70

May 2017

2.80

Jan 1990

17.60

Feb 1994

%

monthly

Jan 1988 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
France

9.50

Jun 2017

9.60

Mar 2017

7.20

Mar 2008

10.70

Sep 1997

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Georgia

11.76

2016

11.95

2015

0.20

1991

16.85

2009

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Germany

3.80

Jun 2017

3.90

May 2017

3.80

Jun 2017

11.20

Aug 2005

%

monthly

Jan 1991 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Greece

21.70

May 2017

21.80

Apr 2017

7.30

May 2008

27.90

Sep 2013

%

monthly

Apr 1998 - May 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Hong Kong

3.10

Jul 2017

3.10

Jun 2017

1.00

Dec 1989

8.50

Jun 2003

%

monthly

Oct 1981 - Jul 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Hungary

4.25

Jun 2017

4.52

Mar 2017

4.25

Jun 2017

11.94

Mar 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Iceland

2.60

Jun 2017

2.65

May 2017

2.45

Oct 2007

7.56

Apr 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
India

3.46

2016

3.49

2015

3.46

2016

4.40

2005

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Indonesia

5.61

2016

6.18

2015

1.62

1984

11.24

2005

%

yearly

1984 - 2016

Updated on 2016
Iran

12.50

Mar 2017

12.30

Dec 2016

9.50

Sep 2014

14.70

Mar 2002

%

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Israel

4.46

Jun 2017

4.47

May 2017

4.28

Feb 2017

7.09

Mar 2012

%

monthly

Jan 2012 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Italy

11.06

Jun 2017

11.26

May 2017

5.70

Apr 2007

13.03

Nov 2014

%

monthly

Jan 1983 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Ivory Coast

9.32

2016

9.34

2015

8.99

1991

9.40

2012

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Japan

2.80

Jun 2017

3.10

May 2017

1.00

Mar 1970

5.50

Jul 2009

%

monthly

Jan 1953 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Jordan

18.20

Feb 2017

15.80

Nov 2016

10.80

May 2007

18.20

Feb 2017

%

quarterly

Feb 2000 - Feb 2017

Updated on May 2017
Kazakhstan

4.90

Jul 2017

4.90

Jun 2017

4.80

May 2017

12.90

Jan 2001

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jul 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Kenya

11.00

2016

11.29

2015

8.10

1999

12.18

2010

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Kosovo

27.50

2016

32.90

2015

27.50

2016

57.10

2001

%

yearly

2001 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Kuwait

1.26

2016

1.13

2015

0.71

1999

2.23

2011

%

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2016
Kyrgyzstan

7.60

2015

8.00

2014

0.26

1992

12.50

2002

%

yearly

1992 - 2015

Updated on 2016
Laos

1.48

2016

1.42

2015

1.33

2014

2.60

1995

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Latvia

8.90

Jun 2017

9.40

Mar 2017

5.30

Dec 2007

21.30

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Lebanon

10.00

2012

6.40

2009

6.40

2009

10.00

2012

%

yearly

2004 - 2012

Updated on 2014
Lithuania

7.20

Jun 2017

7.30

May 2017

4.00

Nov 2007

18.30

Jul 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Luxembourg

6.00

Jun 2017

6.00

May 2017

2.20

Mar 2002

7.20

Jul 2014

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Macau

2.00

Jun 2017

2.00

May 2017

1.70

Apr 2015

7.10

Jun 2000

%

monthly

Sep 1996 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Macedonia

22.90

Mar 2017

23.10

Dec 2016

22.90

Mar 2017

38.70

Mar 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Malawi

6.60

2013

1.00

2011

1.00

2011

6.60

2013

%

yearly

2005 - 2013

Updated on 2016
Malaysia

3.40

Jun 2017

3.40

May 2017

3.20

Feb 2016

3.60

Nov 2016

%

monthly

Jan 2016 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Malta

4.20

Mar 2017

4.20

Dec 2016

4.20

Mar 2017

8.20

Sep 2003

%

quarterly

Dec 2000 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Mauritius

7.60

Mar 2017

6.60

Dec 2016

6.60

Dec 2016

9.80

Sep 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Mexico

3.30

Jun 2017

3.47

May 2017

3.15

May 2006

5.98

Sep 2009

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Moldova

6.30

Mar 2017

3.77

Dec 2016

2.89

Sep 2016

14.00

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Mongolia

9.60

Jun 2017

9.10

Mar 2017

6.30

Sep 2015

12.80

Dec 2009

%

quarterly

Sep 2006 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Montenegro

17.40

Mar 2017

17.50

Dec 2016

16.00

Sep 2008

21.54

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Morocco

9.30

Jun 2017

10.70

Mar 2017

7.80

Jun 2006

15.10

Sep 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Myanmar

0.81

2016

0.80

2015

0.80

2015

0.92

1991

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Nepal

3.21

2016

3.03

2015

1.85

1999

4.50

1996

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Netherlands

6.00

Jul 2017

6.00

Jun 2017

4.40

Nov 2008

9.50

Feb 2014

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jul 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
New Zealand

4.80

Jun 2017

4.90

Mar 2017

3.30

Dec 2007

11.20

Sep 1991

%

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Norway

4.30

May 2017

4.50

Apr 2017

2.30

Apr 2008

6.80

Sep 1993

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Oman

17.52

2016

17.25

2015

16.80

1995

19.53

2000

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Pakistan

5.94

2015

5.96

2014

3.04

1986

8.27

2003

%

yearly

1980 - 2015

Updated on 2016
Panama

5.50

2016

5.10

2015

4.10

2013

13.00

2003

%

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2016
Paraguay

5.34

2015

6.00

2014

4.90

2012

10.80

2002

%

yearly

1999 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Peru

4.18

2016

3.51

2015

3.51

2015

5.94

2002

%

yearly

2001 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Philippines

5.70

Apr 2017

6.60

Jan 2017

4.70

Oct 2016

14.40

Apr 1991

%

quarterly

Jul 1982 - Apr 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Poland

5.40

Mar 2017

5.50

Dec 2016

5.40

Mar 2017

20.70

Mar 2004

%

quarterly

Dec 1999 - Mar 2017

Updated on May 2017
Portugal

9.00

Jun 2017

9.20

May 2017

4.70

Jun 2000

17.50

Jan 2013

%

monthly

Feb 1998 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Qatar

0.10

2016

0.20

2015

0.10

2016

3.90

2001

%

yearly

1997 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Romania

5.30

Jun 2017

5.40

May 2017

5.30

Jun 2017

8.80

Apr 2002

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Russia

5.10

Jul 2017

5.10

Jun 2017

4.80

Aug 2014

14.60

Feb 1999

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jul 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Saudi Arabia

5.60

2016

5.60

2015

4.34

1999

6.97

1991

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Serbia

14.60

Mar 2017

13.00

Dec 2016

13.00

Dec 2016

21.30

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Mar 2017

Updated on May 2017
Singapore

2.20

Jun 2017

2.20

Mar 2017

1.40

Sep 1997

4.80

Sep 2003

%

quarterly

Mar 1987 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Slovakia

8.70

Mar 2017

9.10

Dec 2016

8.70

Mar 2017

19.70

Mar 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Slovenia

7.80

Mar 2017

8.10

Dec 2016

4.10

Sep 2008

11.10

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Jun 1997 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
South Africa

27.70

Jun 2017

27.70

Mar 2017

21.50

Dec 2008

27.70

Jun 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
South Korea

3.60

Jul 2017

3.80

Jun 2017

3.00

Sep 2013

7.10

Jun 1999

%

monthly

Jun 1999 - Jul 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Spain

17.22

Jun 2017

18.75

Mar 2017

4.41

Sep 1976

26.94

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Sep 1976 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Sri Lanka

4.10

Mar 2017

4.20

Dec 2016

3.90

Dec 2012

5.10

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Sudan

20.30

2010

20.00

2009

8.60

1993

20.70

2008

%

yearly

1993 - 2010

Updated on 2014
Sweden

6.57

Jun 2017

6.60

May 2017

1.30

Jul 1989

10.50

Jun 1997

%

monthly

Jan 1983 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Switzerland

4.21

Jun 2017

4.35

May 2017

1.53

Jan 1991

5.49

Feb 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1991 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Syria

14.90

2011

8.60

2010

8.10

2009

14.90

2011

%

yearly

2000 - 2011

Updated on 2016
Taiwan

3.78

Jun 2017

3.79

May 2017

1.36

Sep 1993

6.04

Aug 2009

%

monthly

Apr 1993 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Tajikistan

2.40

May 2017

2.40

Apr 2017

2.00

Feb 2005

3.13

Jan 2000

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Thailand

1.20

Jul 2017

1.10

Jun 2017

0.39

Nov 2012

5.70

Jan 2001

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jul 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Tunisia

15.30

May 2017

15.30

Feb 2017

14.80

May 2014

18.90

Nov 2011

%

quarterly

May 2011 - May 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Turkey

11.30

May 2017

11.30

Apr 2017

8.00

Jun 2012

13.90

Apr 2009

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - May 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Ukraine

10.10

Mar 2017

9.70

Dec 2016

5.20

Sep 2005

14.00

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
United Arab Emirates

4.60

2011

4.30

2010

1.80

1995

4.60

2011

%

yearly

1995 - 2011

Updated on 2017
United Kingdom

4.42

May 2017

4.46

Apr 2017

3.40

Dec 1973

11.90

May 1984

%

monthly

Feb 1971 - May 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Uruguay

7.95

May 2017

8.46

Apr 2017

5.59

Dec 2011

13.20

Jan 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Venezuela

7.33

Apr 2016

7.08

Mar 2016

5.53

Dec 2014

20.70

Feb 2003

%

monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2016

Updated on Jun 2016
Vietnam

3.23

2016

3.37

2015

3.21

2012

6.85

1998

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Yemen

14.30

2010

14.60

2009

9.80

1994

16.23

2004

%

yearly

1994 - 2010

Updated on 2014