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Unemployment Rate and Employment Data in Hungary

Hungary Unemployment Data

Indicator Data Period
Unemployment Rate 4.5 % Mar/21
Youth Unemployment Rate 11.5 % Mar/21
Employed Persons 4615983 Person | 4.616 Million Person Mar/21
Employment Change  0.8 % 4Q/20
Employment Rate  62.62 % Mar/21
Full Time Employment 4205 Thousand Person 4Q/20
Long Term Unemployment Rate 1.2 % 3Q/20
Part Time Employment 192 Thousand Persons 4Q/20
Unemployed Persons 193616 Persons | 0.194 Million Persons Mar/21


Latest data on Unemployment Rate (%)

Unemployment Rate
                     Hungary - Historical Data (%)

What is Unemployment Rate in Hungary?

  • Unemployment Rate in Hungary remained unchanged at 4.5 % in March 2021. The maximum rate was 11.8 % and minimum was 3.3 %.
  • Data published Monthly by Central Statistical Office.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
4.5 Mar/21 28.04.2021
4.5 Feb/21 30.03.2021
4.3 Jan/21 26.02.2021
4.2 Dec/20 28.01.2021
4.4 Nov/20 05.01.2021
4.3 Oct/20 27.11.2020
4.4 Sep/20 29.10.2020
4.6 Aug/20 29.09.2020


Historical Chart by presidents (%)

Unemployment Rate in Hungary by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Áder János 10.05.2012 - 4.3000 3.8000 4.3000 3.8000 -11.63%


Latest data on Youth Unemployment Rate (%)

Youth Unemployment Rate
                     Hungary - Historical Data (%)

What is Youth Unemployment Rate in Hungary?

  • Youth Unemployment Rate in Hungary decreased to 11.5 % in March 2021. The maximum rate was 29.3 % and minimum was 9.6 %.
  • Data published Monthly by Eurostat.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
11.5 Mar/21 01.05.2021
13.6 Feb/21 10.04.2021
15.3 Jan/21 06.03.2021
11.6 Nov/20 06.02.2021
11.9 Oct/20 09.01.2021
11.5 Sep/20 02.12.2020
12.4 Aug/20 31.10.2020
14.1 Jul/20 01.10.2020


Historical Chart by presidents (%)

Youth Unemployment Rate in Hungary by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Áder János 10.05.2012 - 10.8000 10.0000 11.0000 10.0000 -7.41%


Latest data on Employed Persons (Person)

Employed Persons
                     Hungary - Historical Data (Person)

How many employed persons are in Hungary?

  • Number of Employed Persons in Hungary increased to 4615983 Person (4.616 Million Person) in March 2021. The maximum rate was 4627205 Person and minimum was 3678730 Person.
  • Data published Monthly by Central Statistical Office.

Historical Data (Person) by years

Data
Period
Date
4615983 Mar/21 28.04.2021
4573600 Feb/21 30.03.2021
4600958 Dec/20 27.02.2021
4482318 Nov/20 30.01.2021
4476449 Oct/20 05.01.2021
4482445 Sep/20 28.11.2020
4485538 Aug/20 29.10.2020
4477272 Jul/20 29.09.2020


Historical Chart by presidents (Person)

Employed Persons in Hungary by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End


Latest data on Employment Change  (%)

Employment Change 
                     Hungary - Historical Data (%)

What is Employment Change rate in Hungary?

  • Employment Change in Hungary increased by 0.8 % in the forth quarter of 2020. The maximum change was 2.5 % and minimum was -4.4 %.
  • Data published Quarterly by Eurostat.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
0.8 4Q/20 28.04.2021
2.4 3Q/20 16.02.2021
-5.3 2Q/20 21.09.2020
-0.3 1Q/20 17.06.2020
0.2 4Q/19 21.04.2020
0.2 3Q/19 05.12.2019
0.4 2Q/19 18.11.2019
1 1Q/19 04.07.2019


Historical Chart by QoQ presidents (%)

Employment Change  in Hungary by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End


Latest data on Employment Rate  (%)

Employment Rate 
                     Hungary - Historical Data (%)

What is Employment Rate in Hungary?

  • Employment Rate in Hungary increased to 62.62 % in March 2021. The maximum rate was 63.12 % and minimum was 49.49 %.
  • Data published Monthly by Central Statistical Office.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
62.62 Mar/21 28.04.2021
61.87 Jan/21 03.04.2021
62.15 Dec/20 27.02.2021
60.53 Nov/20 30.01.2021
60.44 Oct/20 09.01.2021
60.51 Sep/20 28.11.2020
60.55 Aug/20 29.10.2020
60.43 Jul/20 03.10.2020


Historical Chart by presidents (%)

Employment Rate  in Hungary by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End


Latest data on Full Time Employment (Thousand Person)

Full Time Employment
                     Hungary - Historical Data (Thousand Person)

What is the number of full-time workers in Hungary?

  • Full Time Employment in Hungary increased to 4205 Thousand Person in the forth quarter of 2020. The maximum rate was 4250 Thousand Person and minimum was 3150 Thousand Person.
  • Data published Quarterly by Eurostat.

Historical Data (Thousand Person) by years

Data
Period
Date
4205 4Q/20 27.03.2021
4195 3Q/20 12.12.2020
4077 2Q/20 26.09.2020
4180 1Q/20 24.06.2020
4250 4Q/19 15.04.2020
4242 3Q/19 20.01.2020
4236 2Q/19 13.11.2019
4234 1Q/19 29.10.2019


Historical Chart by presidents (Thousand Person)

Full Time Employment in Hungary by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End


Latest data on Long Term Unemployment Rate (%)

Long Term Unemployment Rate
                     Hungary - Historical Data (%)

What is Long Term Unemployment Rate in Hungary?

  • Long Term Unemployment Rate in Hungary increased to 1.2 % in the third quarter of 2020. The maximum rate was 5.7 % and minimum was 0.9 %.
  • Data published Quarterly by Eurostat.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
1.2 3Q/20 19.12.2020
0.9 2Q/20 17.10.2020
1 1Q/20 17.06.2020
0.9 4Q/19 21.04.2020
1.1 3Q/19 20.01.2020
1.1 2Q/19 13.11.2019
1.2 1Q/19 29.10.2019
1.3 4Q/18 04.07.2019


Historical Chart by presidents (%)

Long Term Unemployment Rate in Hungary by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End


Latest data on Part Time Employment (Thousand Persons)

Part Time Employment
                     Hungary - Historical Data (Thousand Persons)

What is Part Time Employment in Hungary?

  • Part Time Employment in Hungary decreased to 192 Thousand Persons in the forth quarter of 2020. The maximum rate was 265 Thousand Persons and minimum was 112 Thousand Persons.
  • Data published Quarterly by Eurostat.

Historical Data (Thousand Persons) by years

Data
Period
Date
192 4Q/20 27.03.2021
208 3Q/20 12.12.2020
239 2Q/20 26.09.2020
206 1Q/20 24.06.2020
187 4Q/19 15.04.2020
201 3Q/19 20.01.2020
197 2Q/19 13.11.2019
196 1Q/19 29.10.2019


Historical Chart by presidents (Thousand Persons)

Part Time Employment in Hungary by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End


Latest data on Unemployed Persons (Persons)

Unemployed Persons
                     Hungary - Historical Data (Persons)

How many Unemployed Persons are in Hungary?

  • Number of Unemployed Persons in Hungary decreased to 193616 Persons (0.194 Million Persons) in March 2021. The maximum rate was 506520 Persons and minimum was 155219 Persons.
  • Data published Monthly by Central Statistical Office.

Historical Data (Persons) by years

Data
Period
Date
193616 Mar/21 28.04.2021
216800 Feb/21 30.03.2021
208869 Dec/20 27.02.2021
196507 Nov/20 30.01.2021
203763 Oct/20 05.01.2021
202168 Sep/20 28.11.2020
208296 Aug/20 29.10.2020
214437 Jul/20 29.09.2020


Historical Chart by presidents (Persons)

Unemployed Persons in Hungary by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End

Other labor indicators in Hungary

Index Updated Actual Previous
Retirement Age Men 2019 64 63.5
Wages Feb/21 1363.819 USD/Month 1394.69
Job Vacancies 4Q/20 61.573 K 63.172
Labor Force Participation Rate Mar/21 65.25 % 64.59
Living Wage Individual 2018 458.542 USD/Month 430.358

Unemployment Rate in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
Austria Apr/21 8.7 % 9.4
Ireland Apr/21 5.8 % 5.8
Luxembourg Mar/21 6.1 % 6.2
Spain 1Q/21 15.98 % 16.13
Iceland Mar/21 8.3 % 6.4
Norway Mar/21 5 % 4.8
Belarus Dec/19 0.2 % 0.3
Belgium Mar/21 5.8 % 5.7
Bulgaria Mar/21 6.5 % 6.9
Croatia Mar/21 9.3 % 9.7
Cyprus Mar/21 7.1 % 6.8
Czech Republic Apr/21 4.1 % 4.2
Denmark Mar/21 4.5 % 4.6
Estonia 4Q/20 7.4 % 7.7
Euro Area Mar/21 8.1 % 8.2
European Union Mar/21 7.3 % 7.4
Finland Mar/21 8.1 % 8.1
France 4Q/20 8 % 9.1
Germany Mar/21 4.5 % 4.5
Greece Dec/20 15.8 % 16.2
Hungary Mar/21 4.5 % 4.5
Italy Mar/21 10.1 % 10.2
Latvia 4Q/20 7.9 % 8.4
Lithuania Mar/21 15.1 % 16.1
Macedonia 4Q/20 16.1 % 16.5
Malta 4Q/20 4.4 % 4.6
Moldova 4Q/20 3.6 % 3.4
Montenegro Mar/21 23.83 % 22.6
Netherlands Mar/21 3.5 % 3.6
Poland Mar/21 6.4 % 6.5
Portugal 4Q/20 7.1 % 7.8
Romania Mar/21 5.5 % 5.7
Russia Mar/21 5.4 % 5.7
Serbia 4Q/20 9.9 % 9
Slovakia Mar/21 8 % 7.9
Slovenia Feb/21 9 % 9.4
Sweden Mar/21 10 % 9.7
Switzerland Apr/21 3.3 % 3.4
Turkey Feb/21 13.4 % 12.7
Ukraine 4Q/20 10.1 % 9.5
United Kingdom Aug/19 3.9 %
Liechtenstein 2019 1.5 % 1.7
Albania 4Q/20 12.3 % 12.1
Bosnia and Herzegovina Feb/21 33.68 % 33.89
Kosovo 3Q/20 24.6 % 27.2