Georgia Unemployment Rate

Unemployment Rate in Georgia decreased to 15 percent in 2012 from 15.10 percent in 2011. Unemployment Rate in Georgia is reported by the National Statistics Office of Georgia. From 1998 until 2012, Georgia Unemployment Rate averaged 13.6 Percent reaching an all time high of 16.9 Percent in December of 2009 and a record low of 10.3 Percent in December of 2000. In Georgia, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. This page provides - Georgia Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-24

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
15.00 15.10 16.90 10.30 14.40 | 2013/12 1998 - 2012 Percent Yearly

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Georgia Unemployment Rate
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Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Unit
Employed Persons 507.40 2013-08-15 503.50 527.80 310.90 494.92 2013-12-31 Thousand [+]
Population 4.48 2012-12-31 4.50 4.91 3.65 4.48 2013-12-31 Million [+]
Unemployment Rate 15.00 2012-12-31 15.10 16.90 10.30 14.40 2013-12-31 Percent [+]
Wages 875.46 2013-11-15 799.83 875.46 320.77 860.14 2014-03-31 GEL [+]
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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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Georgia Exports at 256.39 USD Million  
Exports in Georgia increased to 256.39 USD Million in March of 2014 from 216.15 USD Million in February of 2014. Exports in Georgia is reported by the National Bank of Georgia.
Georgia Imports at 699.84 USD Million  
Imports in Georgia increased to 699.84 USD Million in March of 2014 from 589.49 USD Million in February of 2014. Imports in Georgia is reported by the National Bank of Georgia.
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Georgia Employed Persons at 507.40 Thousand  
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Georgia GDP Constant Prices at 4221.00 GEL Million  
GDP Constant Prices in Georgia increased to 4221 GEL Million in the fourth quarter of 2013 from 3897.80 GEL Million in the third quarter of 2013. GDP Constant Prices in Georgia is reported by the National Statistics Office of Georgia.
Georgia GDP Deflator at 99.35 Index Points  
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