Distance in % of employment rate in relation to National Targets

Definition. As for other EU2020 targets, national targets have been decided. These headline targets vary enormously from country to country.

Key facts at European level. Labour mobility is pertinent, but also regional strategies (i.e. regional jobs pact). Amalgamating national targets, it seems not possible to achieve the EU target, resulting in an estimated 73.7- 74%. It is likely to foreseen a worse situation in 2012 due to the crisis aggravation.