For first time since re-unification with Eastern-Germany, Germany now has less then 3 Million unemployed. = 7% of total workforce. Exactly 2.945 Million people which are still unemployed. Experts say, that in 2012 unemployed will be less then 2 Million. Economy will be growing 3.4 % this year. Ausblick: Experten rechnen mit weniger als zwei Millionen Arbeitslosen - SPIEGEL ONLINE - Nachrichten - Wirtschaft There are still 401.000 jobs available in the economy which have not been occupied. Job-Markt: Firmen haben über 400.000 Stellen zu vergeben - SPIEGEL ONLINE - Nachrichten - Wirtschaft Several experts say, that in 2012 it is possible to come under 2 Million unemployed, which would represent an unemployment of 5% of total workforce.