New figures show that it has become easier for recent graduates to find a foothold in the labor market. One in five newly qualified from 2012 has gone directly into at least 20 weeks of unemployment, and it is the highest level since 1994. Before the economies economic crisis prolonged unemployment called only every 20 newly graduated. The long-term unemployment is especially a new phenomenon among graduates skilled and professional bachelors where between 15 and 20 percent today goes directly into unemployment.