Statistik der Bundesagentur für Arbeit

The labour market at a glance - current developments in brief - September 2020

Employees subject to social insurance (July 2020): 33.254.000
    red arrow (down) - negative trend
-93.000 in comparison with previous month
    red arrow (down) - negative trend
-106.000 in comparison with previous year
    green arrow (up) - positive trend
5.000 in comparison with previous month (seasonally adjusted)
Unemployed: 2.847.000 (unempl. rate: 6,2 %)
    green arrow (down) - positive trend
-108.000 in comparison with previous month
    red arrow (up) - negative trend
613.000 in comparison with previous year
    green arrow (down) - positive trend
-8.000 in comparison with previous month (seasonally adjusted)
Underemployment (without short time work: 3.613.000 (underempl. rate: 7,7 %)
    green arrow (down) - positive trend
-85.000 in comparison with previous month
    red arrow (up) - negative trend
462.000 in comparison with previous year
    green arrow (down) - positive trend
-26.000 in comparison with previous month (seasonally adjusted)

The labour market at a glance - key figures


Selected attributes September 20 August 20 July 20 changes in comparison to previous year (unempl. rate: previous year's value)
absolut in %
Underemployment (without short time work) 3.612.530 3.697.489 3.672.005 461.874 14,7
Underemployment rate (without short time work) 7,7 7,9 7,9 6,8 -
Unemployment (stock) 2.847.148 2.955.487 2.910.008 613.118 27,4
Unemployment rate 6,2 6,4 6,3 4,9 -
Employees subject to social insurance contributions - - 33.253.900 -106.100 -0,3
Minor employment - - 7.165.500 -422.500 -5,6
Notified vacancies (stock) 590.727 584.221 573.159 -196.546 -25,0

The labour market at a glance - time series

Development of employment, unemployment and underemployment (without short time work)

Seasonally adjusted values
Original values