The labour market at a glance - current developments in brief - April 2022

Employees subject to social insurance (February 2022): 34.242.000
    green arrow (up) - positive trend
66.000 in comparison with previous month
    green arrow (up) - positive trend
720.000 in comparison with previous year
    green arrow (up) - positive trend
77.000 in comparison with previous month (seasonally adjusted)
Unemployed: 2.309.000 (unempl. rate: 5,0 %)
    green arrow (down) - positive trend
-53.000 in comparison with previous month
    green arrow (down) - positive trend
-462.000 in comparison with previous year
    green arrow (down) - positive trend
-13.000 in comparison with previous month (seasonally adjusted)
Underemployment (without short time work: 3.060.000 (underempl. rate: 6,6 %)
    green arrow (down) - positive trend
-51.000 in comparison with previous month
    green arrow (down) - positive trend
-471.000 in comparison with previous year
    green arrow (down) - positive trend
-14.000 in comparison with previous month (seasonally adjusted)

The labour market at a glance - key figures


Selected attributes April 22 March 22 February 22 changes in comparison to previous year (unempl. rate: previous year's value)
absolut in %
Underemployment (without short time work) 3.060.063 3.111.412 3.172.539 -471.080 -13,3
Underemployment rate (without short time work) 6,6 6,7 6,8 7,6 -
Unemployment (stock) 2.309.207 2.362.162 2.427.956 -462.025 -16,7
Unemployment rate 5,0 5,1 5,3 6,0 -
Employees subject to social insurance contributions - - 34.241.600 720.400 2,1
Minor employment - - 7.122.800 256.800 3,7
Notified vacancies (stock) 851.559 838.533 822.471 223.004 35,5

The labour market at a glance - time series

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

Seasonally adjusted values
Original values