Afghanistan Unemployment Rate  1991-2016 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Unemployment Rate in Afghanistan decreased to 8 percent in 2013 from 8.70 percent in 2012. Unemployment Rate in Afghanistan averaged 8.48 percent from 1991 until 2013, reaching an all time high of 8.70 percent in 1992 and a record low of 8 percent in 2013. Unemployment Rate in Afghanistan is reported by the World Bank.

Afghanistan Unemployment Rate
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Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
8.00 8.70 8.70 8.00 1991 - 2013 percent Yearly
In Afghanistan, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. This page provides - Afghanistan Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Afghanistan Unemployment Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on February of 2016.


Afghanistan Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 8.00 8.70 8.70 8.00 percent [+]
Population 31.28 30.55 31.28 8.77 Million [+]




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