Equatorial Guinea Unemployment Rate

Unemployment Rate in Equatorial Guinea increased to 22.30 percent in 2009 from 19.70 percent in 2001. Unemployment Rate in Equatorial Guinea is reported by the DGECN, Equatorial Guinea. From 1983 until 2009, Equatorial Guinea Unemployment Rate averaged 11.6 Percent reaching an all time high of 22.3 Percent in December of 2009 and a record low of 1.3 Percent in December of 1983. In Equatorial Guinea, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. This page provides - Equatorial Guinea Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-21

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
22.30 19.70 22.30 1.30 23.80 | 2014/06 1983 - 2009 Percent Yearly

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Equatorial Guinea Unemployment Rate
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Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Unit
Population 0.74 2012-12-31 0.72 0.74 0.22 0.77 2014-06-30 Million [+]
Unemployment Rate 22.30 2009-12-31 19.70 22.30 1.30 23.80 2014-06-30 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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