Armenia Unemployment Rate

Unemployment Rate in Armenia increased to 16.20 percent in the fourth quarter of 2013 from 15.40 percent in the third quarter of 2013. Unemployment Rate in Armenia is reported by the Central Bank of Armenia. Unemployment Rate in Armenia averaged 9.67 Percent from 1998 until 2013, reaching an all time high of 20.10 Percent in the first quarter of 2012 and a record low of 5.90 Percent in the fourth quarter of 2011. In Armenia, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. This page provides - Armenia Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-21

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
16.20 15.40 20.10 5.90 15.50 | 2014/03 1998 - 2013 Percent Quarterly

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Armenia Unemployment Rate
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CALENDAR GMT Country Event Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast
2014-04-01 12:40 PM Armenia
Unemployment Rate
Q4 2013 16.2% 15.4% 14.7%
2014-06-30 03:00 PM Armenia
Unemployment Rate
Q1 2014 16.2% 15.5%
2014-09-30 03:00 PM Armenia
Unemployment Rate
Q2 2014 16.3%
2014-12-30 03:00 PM Armenia
Unemployment Rate
Q3 2014 16%
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Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Unit
Population 3.02 2012-12-31 3.27 3.54 1.87 2.71 2013-12-31 Million [+]
Unemployed Persons 57.50 2014-02-15 55.90 128.00 55.60 58.28 2014-03-31 Thousand [+]
Unemployment Rate 16.20 2013-12-31 15.40 20.10 5.90 15.50 2014-03-31 Percent [+]
Wages 151076.00 2013-12-31 152781.00 152781.00 19508.00 157342.83 2014-03-31 AMD [+]
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Unemployment Rate | Notes
The unemployment rate can be defined as the number of people actively looking for a job divided by the labour force. Changes in unemployment depend mostly on inflows made up of non-employed people starting to look for jobs, of employed people who lose their jobs and look for new ones and of people who stop looking for employment.


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Armenia Core Consumer Prices at 100.02 Index Points  
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