Benin Unemployment Rate 2001-2015 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Unemployment Rate in Benin decreased to 1 percent in 2010 from 3.50 percent in 2008. Unemployment Rate in Benin averaged 3.33 Percent from 2001 until 2010, reaching an all time high of 5.50 Percent in 2001 and a record low of 1 Percent in 2010. Unemployment Rate in Benin is reported by the INSAE, Benin.

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Benin Unemployment Rate


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
1.00 3.50 5.50 1.00 2001 - 2010 percent Yearly
In Benin, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. This page provides - Benin Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Benin Unemployment Rate - was last refreshed on Sunday, February 1, 2015.

Benin Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 1.00 3.50 5.50 1.00 percent [+]
Population 10.32 10.05 10.32 2.42 Million [+]


Unemployment Rate Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 6.10 Dec/14 6.20 10.90 4.00 percent [+]
Brazil 4.30 Dec/14 4.80 13.10 4.30 percent [+]
Canada 6.70 Dec/14 6.70 13.10 2.90 percent [+]
China 4.10 Nov/14 4.10 4.30 3.90 percent [+]
Euro Area 11.40 Dec/14 11.50 12.00 7.20 percent [+]
France 10.40 Aug/14 10.10 10.80 7.20 percent [+]
Germany 4.80 Dec/14 4.90 14.20 0.40 percent [+]
India 5.20 Dec/12 6.30 9.40 5.20 percent [+]
Indonesia 5.94 Aug/14 5.70 11.24 2.00 percent [+]
Italy 12.90 Dec/14 13.30 13.40 5.90 percent [+]
Japan 3.40 Dec/14 3.50 5.60 1.00 percent [+]
Mexico 3.76 Dec/14 4.53 5.93 2.22 percent [+]
Netherlands 8.10 Dec/14 8.00 8.80 3.40 percent [+]
Russia 5.30 Dec/14 5.20 14.10 4.80 percent [+]
South Korea 3.50 Dec/14 3.40 7.10 2.90 percent [+]
Spain 23.70 Nov/14 23.67 26.94 4.41 percent [+]
Switzerland 3.40 Dec/14 3.20 5.40 1.60 percent [+]
Turkey 10.40 Oct/14 10.50 16.10 8.00 percent [+]
United Kingdom 5.80 Nov/14 6.00 12.00 3.40 percent [+]
United States 5.60 Dec/14 5.80 10.80 2.50 percent [+]