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. 2014-04-24

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 Current Account at -1981.10 USD Million  
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.
Belarus Employed Persons at 4485.40 Thousand  
The number of employed persons in Belarus increased to 4485.40 Thousand in February of 2014 from 4482.50 Thousand in January of 2014. Employed Persons in Belarus is reported by the National Statistical Committee of the Republic of Belarus.
Belarus Exports at 2892.20 USD Million  
Exports in Belarus increased to 2892.20 USD Million in February of 2014 from 2706.40 USD Million in January of 2014. Exports in Belarus is reported by the National Bank of the Republic of Belarus.
Belarus GDP Constant Prices at 37928.70 BYR Billion  
GDP Constant Prices in Belarus decreased to 37928.70 BYR Billion in the fourth quarter of 2013 from 43353.40 BYR Billion in the third quarter of 2013. GDP Constant Prices in Belarus is reported by the National Statistical Committee of the Republic of Belarus.
Belarus Government Budget Value at 1087.50 BYR Billion  
Belarus recorded a government budget surplus of 1087.50 BYR Billion in February of 2014. Government Budget Value in Belarus is reported by the National Bank of the Republic Of Belarus.
Belarus Government Spending at 5478.30 BYR Billion  
Government Spending in Belarus decreased to 5478.30 BYR Billion in the fourth quarter of 2013 from 5631.90 BYR Billion in the third quarter of 2013. Government Spending in Belarus is reported by the National Statistical Committee of the Republic of Belarus.
Belarus Gross Fixed Capital Formation at 18645.60 BYR Billion  
Gross Fixed Capital Formation in Belarus increased to 18645.60 BYR Billion in the fourth quarter of 2013 from 17814.70 BYR Billion in the third quarter of 2013. Gross Fixed Capital Formation in Belarus is reported by the National Statistical Committee of the Republic of Belarus.
Belarus Imports at 2922.30 USD Million  
Imports in Belarus increased to 2922.30 USD Million in February of 2014 from 2659.90 USD Million in January of 2014. Imports in Belarus is reported by the National Bank of the Republic of Belarus.
Belarus Inflation Rate at 15.73 Percent  
The inflation rate in Belarus was recorded at 15.73 percent in February of 2014. Inflation Rate in Belarus is reported by the National Statistical Committee of the Republic of Belarus.
Belarus Money Supply M0 at 12111.49 BYR Billion  
Money Supply M0 in Belarus decreased to 12111.49 BYR Billion in March of 2014 from 12249.13 BYR Billion in February of 2014. Money Supply M0 in Belarus is reported by the National Bank of the Republic of Belarus.
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