Portugal: Unemployment rate by sex and age
Portugal: Unemployment
2017 2016
Unemployment Rate7.9%10.1%
Male unemployment7.6%10.0%
Female unemployment8.3%10.3%
Unemployment less than 25 years22.1%26.1%
Gender Differences in unemployment0.7%0.3%
Unemployed male less than 25 years21.7%25.3%
Unemployed female less than 25 years22.7%27.1%
Unemployed over 24 years6.8%8.9%
Unemployed male 25 years and over6.5%8.7%
Unemployed female 25 years and over7.2%9.1%
Portugal: Unemployment

In this page we show data of Portugal unemployment rate. The unemployment rate expresses the proportion of people unemployed compare to labour force in Portugal.

Portugal unemployment rate = Portugal unemployed / Portugal Labour force

You can see more information clicking on the links in the tables.

If you want to compare the unemployment of Portugal with other countries, see unemployment .