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Unemployment Rate

Japan Unemployment Rate

The percentage of individuals eligible for work and are currently looking for employment but unable to secure a position. Rising unemployment is a negative indicator that foreshadows a probable reduction in consumer spending.

Date Value Previous Change
Dec 2013 3.7 4.0 -0.30 
Oct 2013 4.0 4.0 -- 
Sep 2013 4.0 4.1 -0.10 
Aug 2013 4.1 3.8 +0.30 
Jul 2013 3.8 3.9 -0.10 
Jun 2013 3.9 4.1 -0.20 
May 2013 4.1 4.1 -- 
Apr 2013 4.1 4.1 -- 
Mar 2013 4.1 4.3 -0.20 
Feb 2013 4.3 4.2 +0.10 
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