Egypt Unemployment Rate 1993-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Unemployment Rate in Egypt decreased to 13.10 percent in the third quarter of 2014 from 13.30 percent in the second quarter of 2014. Unemployment Rate in Egypt averaged 10.59 percent from 1993 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 13.40 percent in the third quarter of 2013 and a record low of 8.10 percent in the second quarter of 1999. Unemployment Rate in Egypt is reported by the CAPMAS, Egypt.

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Egypt Unemployment Rate


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
13.10 13.30 13.40 8.10 1993 - 2014 percent Quarterly
In Egypt, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. This page provides - Egypt Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Egypt Unemployment Rate - was last refreshed on Sunday, December 21, 2014.

Calendar GMT Event Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2013-11-27 10:30 AM
Unemployment Rate  Q3 2013
13.4% 13.3% 13.4%
2014-02-19 10:30 AM
Unemployment Rate  Q4 2013
13.4% 13.4% 13.6%
2014-05-19 10:30 AM
Unemployment Rate  Q1
13.4% 13.4% 13.7%
2015-02-19 10:30 AM
Unemployment Rate  Q4
13.1%
2015-05-19 10:30 AM
Unemployment Rate  Q1
13%


Egypt Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 13.10 13.30 13.40 8.10 percent [+]
Unemployed Persons 3629.00 3658.00 3695.00 2022.00 Thousand [+]
Population 82.06 80.72 82.06 27.90 Million [+]
Employed Persons 24.00 24.00 24.00 15.00 Million Persons [+]


Unemployment Rate Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 6.30 Nov/14 6.20 10.90 4.00 percent [+]
Brazil 4.80 Nov/14 4.70 13.10 4.30 percent [+]
Canada 6.60 Nov/14 6.50 13.10 2.90 percent [+]
China 4.10 Aug/14 4.10 4.30 3.90 percent [+]
Euro Area 11.50 Oct/14 11.50 12.00 7.20 percent [+]
France 10.40 Aug/14 10.10 10.80 7.20 percent [+]
Germany 4.90 Oct/14 5.00 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 13.20 Oct/14 12.90 13.20 5.90 percent [+]
Japan 3.50 Oct/14 3.60 5.60 1.00 percent [+]
Mexico 4.53 Nov/14 4.78 5.93 2.22 percent [+]
Netherlands 8.00 Nov/14 8.00 8.80 3.40 percent [+]
Russia 5.20 Nov/14 5.10 14.10 4.80 percent [+]
South Korea 3.40 Nov/14 3.50 7.10 2.90 percent [+]
Spain 23.67 Aug/14 24.47 26.94 4.41 percent [+]
Switzerland 3.20 Nov/14 3.10 5.40 1.60 percent [+]
Turkey 10.50 Sep/14 10.10 16.10 8.00 percent [+]
United Kingdom 6.00 Oct/14 6.00 12.00 3.40 percent [+]
United States 5.80 Nov/14 5.80 10.80 2.50 percent [+]