Cape Verde Unemployment Rate

Unemployment Rate in Cape Verde increased to 16.80 percent in 2012 from 12.20 percent in 2011. Unemployment Rate in Cape Verde is reported by the INE, Cape Verde. From 1990 until 2012, Cape Verde Unemployment Rate averaged 14.3 Percent reaching an all time high of 20.2 Percent in December of 1990 and a record low of 10.7 Percent in December of 2010. In Cape Verde, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. This page provides - Cape Verde Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-25

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
16.80 12.20 20.20 10.70 21.20 | 2013/12 1990 - 2012 Percent Yearly

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Cape Verde Unemployment Rate
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Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Unit
Population 0.49 2012-12-31 0.49 0.49 0.21 0.49 2013-12-31 Million [+]
Unemployment Rate 16.80 2012-12-31 12.20 20.20 10.70 21.20 2013-12-31 Percent [+]
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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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Cape Verde Inflation Rate at 0.60 Percent  
The inflation rate in Cape Verde was recorded at 0.60 percent in March of 2014. Inflation Rate in Cape Verde is reported by the INE, Cape Verde.
Cape Verde Interest Rate at 8.25 Percent  
The benchmark interest rate in Cape Verde was last recorded at 8.25 percent. Interest Rate in Cape Verde is reported by the Banco de Cabo Verde.
Cape Verde Sales Tax Rate | VAT at 15.00 Percent  
The Sales Tax Rate in Cape Verde stands at 15 percent. Sales Tax Rate in Cape Verde is reported by the Ministry of Finance.
Cape Verde Balance of Trade at -4504.30 CVE Million  
Cape Verde recorded a trade deficit of 4504.30 CVE Million in November of 2013. Balance of Trade in Cape Verde is reported by the Banco de Cabo Verde.
Cape Verde Imports at 4989.99 CVE Million  
Imports in Cape Verde decreased to 4989.99 CVE Million in November of 2013 from 6720.37 CVE Million in October of 2013. Imports in Cape Verde is reported by the Banco de Cabo Verde.
Cape Verde Exports at 485.69 CVE Million  
Exports in Cape Verde decreased to 485.69 CVE Million in November of 2013 from 591.68 CVE Million in October of 2013. Exports in Cape Verde is reported by the Banco de Cabo Verde.
Cape Verde Current Account at -562.42 CVE Million  
Cape Verde recorded a Current Account deficit of 562.42 CVE Million in the third quarter of 2013. Current Account in Cape Verde is reported by the Banco de Cabo Verde.
Cape Verde Consumer Confidence at 13.00  
Consumer Confidence in Cape Verde decreased to 13 in the fourth quarter of 2013 from 16 in the third quarter of 2013. Consumer Confidence in Cape Verde is reported by the INE, Cape Verde.
Cape Verde Foreign Exchange Reserves at 33516.90 Escudo Million  
Gross Foreign Exchange Reserves in Cape Verde decreased to 33516.90 Escudo Million in October of 2013 from 33673 Escudo Million in September of 2013. Foreign Exchange Reserves in Cape Verde is reported by the Banco de Cabo Verde.
Cape Verde Money Supply M2 at 129469.60 Escudo Million  
Money Supply M2 in Cape Verde increased to 129469.60 Escudo Million in October of 2013 from 129306.90 Escudo Million in September of 2013. Money Supply M2 in Cape Verde is reported by the Banco de Cabo Verde.
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