Spain: Unemployment rate by sex and age
Spain: Unemployment
2017 2016
Unemployment Rate16.5%18.5%
Male unemployment14.9%17.0%
Female unemployment18.3%20.1%
Unemployment less than 25 years36.8%42.1%
Gender Differences in unemployment3.4%3.1%
Unemployed male less than 25 years37.8%42.5%
Unemployed female less than 25 years35.7%41.7%
Unemployed over 24 years15.1%16.9%
Unemployed male 25 years and over13.3%15.3%
Unemployed female 25 years and over17.0%18.7%
Spain: Unemployment

This page gives details of the unemployment rate in Spain . The unemployment rate is a percentage that expresses the proportion of people unemployed over labour force in Spain.

More information clicking on the links in the tables.

Spain unemployment rate = Total Unemployed Spain / Total labour force Spain

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