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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
2.8 %
JUN
2.
Switzerland
3.2 %
JUN
3.
Iceland
4.1 %
JUN
4.
Germany
4.2 %
JUN
5.
Netherland
4.3 %
JUN
6.
South Korea
4.3 %
JUN
7.
Hungary
4.6 %
APR - JUN
8.
Norway
4.6 %
JUN - AUG
9.
Malaysia
5.3 %
MAY
10.
Denmark
5.5 %
JUN
Time (et)
Economic Indicator
Period
Actual
Forecast
Previous
Country
Tuesday ,Aug.4
00:00
Interest Rate Decision
-
0.25 %
0.25 %
0.25 %
Australia
00:00
Monetary Policy Meeting
-
 
 
-
Brazil
00:00
Monetary Policy Meeting
-
 
 
-
Brazil
01:45
SECO Consumer Climate
Q1
-12 %
 
-39 %
Switzerland
05:00
PPI (M-o-M)
JUN
0.7 %
 
-0.6 %
Eurozone
05:00
PPI (Y-o-Y)
JUN
-3.7 %
 
-5.0 %
Eurozone
08:00
Industrial Production (M-o-M)
JUN
8.9 %
10 %
7.0 %
Brazil
08:00
Industrial Production (Y-o-Y)
JUN
-9.0 %
-12 %
-21.9 %
Brazil
09:30
PMI Manufacturing
JUL
52.9
 
47.8
Canada
10:00
Factory Orders (M-o-M)
JUN
6.2 %
4.5 %
7.7 (R) %
United States
10:00
Factory Orders Ex. Transportation M-o-M
JUN
4.4 %
 
2.6 (R) %
United States
20:30
PMI Composite
JUL F
 
 
40.8
Japan
20:30
PMI Services
JUL F
 
45
45.0
Japan
21:45
PMI Composite
JUL
 
 
55.7
China
21:45
PMI Services
JUL
 
58.5
58.4
China
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