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 Tuesday, May 5, 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 Mar/15 6.20 10.90 4.00 percent [+]
Brazil 6.20 Mar/15 5.90 13.10 4.30 percent [+]
Canada 6.80 Mar/15 6.80 13.10 2.90 percent [+]
China 4.10 Feb/15 4.10 4.30 3.90 percent [+]
Euro Area 11.30 Mar/15 11.30 12.00 7.20 percent [+]
France 10.40 Nov/14 10.30 10.80 7.20 percent [+]
Germany 4.70 Mar/15 4.70 14.20 0.40 percent [+]
India 4.90 Dec/13 5.20 9.40 4.90 percent [+]
Indonesia 5.94 Aug/14 5.70 11.24 2.00 percent [+]
Italy 13.00 Mar/15 12.70 13.20 5.90 percent [+]
Japan 3.40 Mar/15 3.50 5.60 1.00 percent [+]
Mexico 3.86 Mar/15 4.33 5.93 2.22 percent [+]
Netherlands 7.00 Mar/15 7.10 7.90 3.60 percent [+]
Russia 5.90 Mar/15 5.80 14.10 4.80 percent [+]
South Korea 3.70 Mar/15 3.90 7.10 2.90 percent [+]
Spain 23.78 Feb/15 23.70 26.94 4.41 percent [+]
Switzerland 3.40 Mar/15 3.50 5.40 1.60 percent [+]
Turkey 11.30 Jan/15 10.90 16.10 8.00 percent [+]
United Kingdom 5.60 Feb/15 5.70 12.00 3.40 percent [+]
United States 5.50 Mar/15 5.50 10.80 2.50 percent [+]