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Summary

The Lithuanian labour market is characterised by a highly educated workforce with significant skills challenges.

Key facts:

  • Lithuania’s employment rate was 69.9% in 2013 – lower than both the national 2020 target of 72.8% and the EU-28 2020 target of 75%.
  • Anticipated future national employment growth is small compared to EU level trends.
  • The Lithuanian labour market is characterised by a highly educated workforce with significant skills challenges.
  • Τhere are high levels of skills mismatches within the national labour market, particularly for young graduates.

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