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Population aged 0 to 17 in jobless households

Population aged 0 to 17 in jobless households
Catalonia Spain Eurozone European Union-27
2020 9.4 .. .. ..
2019 6.7 8.3 9.0 8.7
2018 7.6 8.9 9.4 9.1
2017 8.3 9.8 9.8 9.5
2016 9.2 10.9 10.4 10.1
2015 10.5 11.8 10.4 10.3
2014 11.9 13.0 10.6 10.5
2013 15.1 14.1 10.5 10.6
2012 15.5 13.8 10.1 10.2
2011 12.0 11.9 9.5 9.8
2010 9.5 10.7 9.3 9.5
2009 9.1 9.9 8.9 9.0
2008 4.2 6.5 7.8 ..
2007 3.2 5.3 7.7 ..
2006 3.4 5.3 (b) 8.1 ..
2005 2.8 (b) 5.5 8.3 ..
2004 3.8 .. .. ..
2003 3.7 .. .. ..
2002 4.0 .. .. ..
2001 4.6 .. .. ..
Units: %.
Source Catalonia: Idescat. Source Spain, eurozone and European Union: Eurostat.
(b) Break in time series.
(..) Confidential data, low reliability or not available.

Last update: February 18, 2021.

Methodological note

This indicator measures the share of persons aged 0–17 who are living in households where no one works.

The definitions apply to persons living in private households. Persons carrying out obligatory military service are not included.

Unemployed persons are all persons 15 to 74 years of age who were not employed during the reference week, who had actively sought work during the four weeks prior to the survey and were ready to begin working immediately or within two weeks (of the survey).

In the case of Catalonia and Spain, the data com from the INE's Labour Force Survey. In this sphere, the active population (numerator) is 16 to 74 years of age.