Afghanistan Unemployment Rate 1991-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Unemployment Rate in Afghanistan increased to 8.60 percent in 2012 from 8.50 percent in 2011. Unemployment Rate in Afghanistan averaged 8.50 Percent from 1991 until 2012, reaching an all time high of 8.70 Percent in 1992 and a record low of 8.20 Percent in 2004. Unemployment Rate in Afghanistan is reported by the World Bank.

   
 
 
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Afghanistan Unemployment Rate


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
8.60 8.50 8.70 8.20 1991 - 2012 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. Content for - Afghanistan Unemployment Rate - was last refreshed on Tuesday, September 2, 2014.

Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 8.60 8.50 8.70 8.20 Percent [+]
Population 30.55 29.82 30.55 8.77 Million [+]


Unemployment Rate Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 6.40 Jul/14 6.00 10.90 4.00 Percent [+]
Brazil 4.90 Apr/14 5.00 13.10 4.30 Percent [+]
Canada 7.00 Jul/14 7.10 13.10 2.90 Percent [+]
China 4.10 Jun/14 4.10 4.30 3.90 Percent [+]
Euro Area 11.50 Jul/14 11.50 12.00 7.20 Percent [+]
France 10.10 Feb/14 10.10 10.80 7.20 Percent [+]
Germany 4.90 Jul/14 5.00 14.20 0.40 Percent [+]
India 5.20 Dec/12 6.30 9.40 5.20 Percent [+]
Indonesia 5.70 Feb/14 6.17 11.24 2.00 Percent [+]
Italy 12.60 Jul/14 12.30 12.80 5.90 Percent [+]
Japan 3.80 Jul/14 3.70 5.60 1.00 Percent [+]
Mexico 5.47 Jul/14 4.80 5.93 2.22 Percent [+]
Netherlands 8.20 Jul/14 8.40 8.80 3.40 Percent [+]
Russia 4.90 Jul/14 4.90 14.10 4.90 Percent [+]
South Korea 3.40 Jul/14 3.60 7.10 2.90 Percent [+]
Spain 24.47 May/14 25.93 26.94 4.41 Percent [+]
Switzerland 2.90 Jul/14 2.90 5.40 1.60 Percent [+]
Turkey 8.80 May/14 9.00 16.10 8.00 Percent [+]
United Kingdom 6.40 Jun/14 6.50 12.00 3.40 Percent [+]
United States 6.20 Jul/14 6.10 10.80 2.50 Percent [+]





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