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What parts of the world are seeing the strongest job markets? Here is a ranking of major countries posting the lowest unemployment rates over the past month:

1.
Japan
2.2 %
JUL
2.
Switzerland
2.3 %
JUL
3.
Czech Republic
2.7 %
AUG
4.
Hong Kong
2.9 %
AUG
5.
Germany
3.1 %
JUL
6.
South Korea
3.1 %
AUG
7.
Malaysia
3.3 %
JUL
8.
Hungary
3.4 %
MAY - JUL
9.
Netherland
3.5 %
AUG
10.
Norway
3.6 %
JUL - SEP
Time (et)
Economic Indicator
Period
Actual
Forecast
Previous
Country
Thursday ,Sep.19
00:00
Interest Rate Decision
-
-0.10 %
 
-0.10 %
Japan
00:00
Monetary Policy Meeting
-
 
 
-
Japan
00:30
All Industry Activity Index (M-o-M)
JUL
0.2 %
 
-0.7 (R) %
Japan
02:00
Trade Balance
AUG
CHF 1.15 B
 
CHF 2.58 (R) B
Switzerland
02:00
Imports
AUG
CHF 17.58 B
 
CHF 17.00 (R) B
Switzerland
02:00
Exports
AUG
CHF 18.73 B
 
CHF 19.58 (R) B
Switzerland
03:30
Interest Rate Decision
-
(-1.25) - (-0.25) %
 
(-1.25) - (-0.25) %
Switzerland
04:00
Current Account Balance - BoP
JUL
€ 21.0 B
 
€ 18.4 B
Eurozone
04:30
Retail Sales (M-o-M)
AUG
-0.2 %
 
0.4 (R) %
UK
04:30
Retail Sales (Y-o-Y)
AUG
2.7 %
 
3.4 (R) %
UK
07:00
Interest Rate Decision
-
0.75 %
 
0.75 %
UK
07:00
Monetary Policy Meeting
-
 
 
-
UK
07:00
Monetary Policy Meeting Minutes
-
 
 
-
UK
08:30
Current Account Balance - BoP
Q2
$ -136.2 B
 
$ -128.2 (R) B
United States
08:30
Philly Fed's Mfr Index - Business Condition
SEP
12.0
 
16.8
United States
08:30
Initial Jobless Claims
SEP 14
208 K
 
206 (R) K
United States
10:00
Existing Home Sales - Sales
AUG
5.49 M
 
5.42 M
United States
10:00
Existing Home Sales - Price
AUG
$ 278.2 K
 
$ 280.4 (R) K
United States
10:00
Leading Index
AUG
0.0 %
 
0.4 (R) %
United States
10:30
EIA Natural Gas Inventory (Cubic Feet)
SEP 13
3103 B
 
3019 B
United States
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