Belarus Unemployment Rate

Unemployment Rate in Belarus decreased to 0.60 percent in 2011 from 0.70 percent in 2010. Unemployment Rate in Belarus is reported by the National Statistical Committee of the Republic of Belarus. From 1995 until 2012, Belarus Unemployment Rate averaged 1.9 Percent reaching an all time high of 4.0 Percent in December of 1996 and a record low of 0.5 Percent in December of 2012. In Belarus, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. This page provides - Belarus Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-21

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
0.50 0.60 4.00 0.50 0.40 | 2013/12 1995 - 2012 Percent Yearly

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Belarus Unemployment Rate
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Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Unit
Employed Persons 4485.40 2014-02-15 4482.50 4690.40 4296.70 4484.77 2014-03-31 Thousand [+]
Population 9.47 2013-12-31 9.46 10.24 8.20 9.45 2013-12-31 Million [+]
Retirement Age Men 60.00 2013-01-01 60.00 60.00 60.00 60.00 2013-12-31 [+]
Retirement Age Women 55.00 2013-01-01 55.00 55.00 55.00 55.00 2013-12-31 [+]
Unemployed Persons 23.00 2014-02-15 21.80 146.10 21.00 23.52 2014-03-31 Thousand [+]
Unemployment Rate 0.50 2012-12-31 0.60 4.00 0.50 0.40 2013-12-31 Percent [+]
Wages 5389.20 2014-02-15 5322.40 5854.70 211.10 5443.39 2014-03-31 BYR Thousand [+]
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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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Belarus Consumer Price Index (CPI) at 4362627129.40 Index Points  
Consumer Price Index (CPI) in Belarus increased to 4362627129.40 Index Points in February of 2014 from 4277504784.19 Index Points in January of 2014. Consumer Price Index (CPI) in Belarus is reported by the National Statistical Committee of the Republic of Belarus.
Belarus Consumer Spending at 24890.30 BYR Billion  
Consumer Spending in Belarus decreased to 24890.30 BYR Billion in the fourth quarter of 2013 from 31197.40 BYR Billion in the third quarter of 2013. Consumer Spending in Belarus is reported by the National Statistical Committee of the Republic of Belarus.
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Belarus recorded a Current Account deficit of 1981.10 USD Million in the fourth quarter of 2013. Current Account in Belarus is reported by the National Bank of the Republic of Belarus.
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