Labor Markets

   

Does labor market policy address unemployment? Is regulation balanced and successful?

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OECD
EU
 
 
2014
2017
Change to 2014
 
Ireland
3.7
6.2
+2.5
Italy
4.0
5.6
+1.6
Spain
2.7
4.3
+1.6
USA
5.9
7.5
+1.6
Bulgaria
3.1
4.6
+1.5
Portugal
3.6
5.0
+1.4
Croatia
2.7
3.9
+1.2
Hungary
4.2
5.3
+1.1
UK
6.5
7.6
+1.1
Cyprus
4.2
5.2
+1.0
Estonia
5.8
6.7
+0.9
Malta
7.2
8.1
+0.9
Slovenia
5.0
5.9
+0.9
Lithuania
4.9
5.7
+0.8
Luxembourg
6.9
7.7
+0.8
Poland
5.2
6.0
+0.8
Slovakia
3.4
4.2
+0.8
Israel
6.4
7.1
+0.7
Czech Rep.
5.7
6.3
+0.6
Latvia
6.0
6.6
+0.6
Mexico
6.2
6.8
+0.6
New Zealand
6.7
7.3
+0.6
Greece
2.1
2.5
+0.4
Denmark
7.6
7.8
+0.2
Japan
7.5
7.7
+0.2
Romania
4.8
5.0
+0.2
Sweden
6.9
7.1
+0.2
Canada
7.3
7.4
+0.1
South Korea
7.2
7.2
 
Netherlands
7.5
7.5
 
Chile
6.6
6.5
-0.1
Switzerland
8.4
8.3
-0.1
Turkey
6.2
6.1
-0.1
Germany
7.9
7.6
-0.3
Belgium
6.4
6.0
-0.4
Australia
7.6
7.1
-0.5
Finland
6.8
6.3
-0.5
Iceland
8.0
7.5
-0.5
Austria
7.1
6.5
-0.6
France
5.4
4.8
-0.6
Norway
8.6
7.9
-0.7
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