ACOne-fourth of Spaniards of working age5.8 million of people- Not found And employment as per your requirement In 2021 according to Eurostat. In fact, Spain registered last year high unemployment rate Among the EU countries—14.1%, the ratio is matched only by Greece—while it had 5% of the workforce part time unemployed And 4% did not go out looking for a job.
These figures make up Spain In this with european country more sluggishness in their labor market (24.1%), that is, they suffer from a more pronounced mismatch between the amount of work desired and what is actually available. in 2013this problem affected around nine million Spaniards (36.6%), who either could not find a job or performed a below their training or prospects.
The improvement in economic conditions allowed the labor force less use reduced to 5.4 million of people in 2019but the disruption covid And this get out of trouble In this indicator, our country has returned to the bottom of Europe. It is followed by Italy and Greece, with 22% of the active population affected. At the opposite extreme, the unsatisfied demand for employment in EU member states such as the Czech Republic, Malta or Poland did not exceed 6%.
However, the problem does not appear to be the same in all countries: paro The main reason for these imbalances is in Eastern and Southern Europe. 58,5% Of spanish people are affected unemployedWhile its weight is even higher in Greece (63%), Lithuania (68%) or Slovakia (75%).
In contrast, unemployment is not the main problem in the labor market in the Netherlands (31%), Ireland (36.8%) or Italy (37%), as is unemployment or lack of active job search. In April, Spain overtook 20 million Social Security associates for the first time in its historyBut it remained the country with the most unemployment in the community club, with an unemployment rate of 13.5%.
Spain is the European country with the most dissatisfied job demands