Unemployment

The Unemployment Rate released by the National Institute of Statistics is the number of unemployed workers divided by the total civilian labor force. It is a leading indicator for the Italian economy. If the rate is up, it indicates a lack of expansion within the Italian labor market. As a result, a rise leads to weakening in the economy. Normally, a decrease in the figure is seen as positive (or bullish) for the Euro, while an increase is seen as negative (or bearish).

Most recent - Friday 1 March 2024 09:00

Previous
7.2%
Revised
-
Forecast
7.2%
Actual
7.2%

Trading range

Forecast history

The most recent announced value for Unemployment was 7.2% against a forecast of 7.2%.

Past events

Date
Forecast
Actual
Friday 1 March 2024 09:00
7.2%
7.2%
Wednesday 31 January 2024 09:00
7.6%
7.2%
Tuesday 9 January 2024 09:00
7.9%
7.5%
Thursday 30 November 2023 09:00
7.5%
7.8%
Friday 3 November 2023 09:00
7.4%
7.4%
Monday 2 October 2023 08:00
7.7%
7.3%
Thursday 31 August 2023 08:00
7.4%
7.6%
Tuesday 1 August 2023 08:00
7.7%
7.4%
Friday 30 June 2023 08:00
7.9%
7.6%
Thursday 1 June 2023 08:00
7.8%
7.8%
Wednesday 3 May 2023 08:00
8%
7.8%
Thursday 30 March 2023 08:00
8%
8%
Thursday 2 March 2023 09:00
7.8%
7.9%
Tuesday 31 January 2023 09:00
7.8%
7.8%
Monday 9 January 2023 09:00
7.8%
7.8%
Thursday 1 December 2022 09:00
8%
7.8%
Thursday 3 November 2022 09:00
7.8%
7.9%
Friday 30 September 2022 08:00
7.9%
7.8%
Thursday 1 September 2022 08:00
8.1%
7.9%
Monday 1 August 2022 08:00
8.1%
8.1%
Thursday 30 June 2022 08:00
8.4%
8.1%
Wednesday 1 June 2022 08:00
8.3%
8.4%
Monday 2 May 2022 08:00
8.4%
8.3%
Thursday 31 March 2022 08:00
8.7%
8.5%
Thursday 3 March 2022 09:00
-
8.8%
Tuesday 1 February 2022 09:00
-
9%
Monday 10 January 2022 09:00
9.3%
9.2%
Thursday 2 December 2021 09:00
9.1%
9.4%
Wednesday 3 November 2021 09:00
9.2%
9.2%
Thursday 30 September 2021 08:00
9.2%
9.3%
Wednesday 1 September 2021 08:00
9.7%
9.3%
Friday 30 July 2021 07:00
10.4%
9.7%
Thursday 1 July 2021 08:00
10.8%
10.5%
Tuesday 1 June 2021 08:00
10.1%
10.7%
Friday 30 April 2021 07:00
9.6%
10.1%
Tuesday 6 April 2021 08:00
9%
10.2%

Economic context

Recent economic data has been broadly neutral for EUR. Other recent announcements which may affect the market's interpretation of the next Unemployment result:

PreviousLatest
Harmonized Index of Consumer Prices (MoM)Bullish change-0.4%0.6%
Core Harmonized Index of Consumer Prices (YoY)Bearish change3.3%3.1%
Core Harmonized Index of Consumer Prices (MoM)Bullish change-0.9%0.7%
Harmonized Index of Consumer Prices (YoY)Bearish change2.8%2.6%
Consumer Price Index (YoY)(no change)0.8%0.8%
Consumer Price Index (EU Norm) (YoY)(no change)0.9%0.9%
Unemployment RateBullish change6.5%6.4%
HCOB Manufacturing PMIBullish change42.342.5
HCOB Manufacturing PMIBullish change48.548.7
HCOB Manufacturing PMIBullish change49.251.5
Consumer Price Index (MoM)Bullish change0.2%0.4%
Harmonized Index of Consumer Prices (YoY)Bearish change3.1%2.7%
Consumer Price Index (YoY)Bearish change2.9%2.5%
Harmonized Index of Consumer Prices (MoM)Bullish change-0.2%0.6%
Unemployment ChangeBearish change-2K11K
Unemployment Rate s.a.Bearish change5.8%5.9%
Harmonized Index of Consumer Prices (YoY)Bearish change3.5%2.9%
Consumer Price Index (EU norm) (YoY)Bearish change3.4%3.1%
Retail Sales (MoM)Bullish change-1.6%-0.4%
Retail Sales (YoY)Bullish change-1.7%-1.4%
Economic Sentiment IndicatorBearish change96.195.4
Consumer Confidence(no change)-15.5-15.5
Business Climate(no change)-0.42-0.42
Gfk Consumer Confidence SurveyBullish change-29.6-29
IFO – Business ClimateBullish change85.285.5
IFO – Current Assessment(no change)86.986.9
IFO – ExpectationsBullish change83.584.1
Gross Domestic Product (YoY)(no change)-0.2%-0.2%
Gross Domestic Product (QoQ)(no change)-0.3%-0.3%
Gross Domestic Product w.d.a (YoY)(no change)-0.4%-0.4%
Core Harmonized Index of Consumer Prices (YoY)(no change)3.3%3.3%
Core Harmonized Index of Consumer Prices (MoM)(no change)-0.9%-0.9%
Harmonized Index of Consumer Prices (MoM)(no change)-0.4%-0.4%
HCOB Services PMIBullish change48.450
HCOB Manufacturing PMIBearish change46.646.1
HCOB Composite PMIBullish change47.948.9
Consumer Price Index (EU Norm) (YoY)(no change)0.9%0.9%
Consumer Price Index (YoY)(no change)0.8%0.8%
HCOB Services PMIBullish change47.748.2
HCOB Manufacturing PMIBearish change45.542.3
HCOB Composite PMIBearish change4746.1
HCOB Manufacturing PMIBullish change43.146.8
HCOB Services PMIBullish change45.448
HCOB Composite PMIBullish change44.647.7
Consumer ConfidenceBullish change-16.1-15.5

About Unemployment

Country:Italy
Currency:EUR
Source:ISTAT
Category:Labor Market
Frequency:Monthly

Personal Trade Copier

Trade Mirror

Trading Simulator

Figaro App Suite

All Trader Downloads

All Developer Downloads

Currency Strength

Trader Sentiment

Price Alerts

Mini Charts

Premium Charting

Market Scanner

All Tools

Next High Impact Events

Week View

Next 24 Hours

Session Map

Chart View

Future Events

Past Events

Big Market Movers

Compare Brokers

Broker Offers

Market Analysis

Price Action News

Broker News

Example Analysis

Widgets

FAQ

Statement

Stats

Risk analysis

Widgets

Portfolio

FAQ

Please Log In
Not yet a user?