Ghana Unemployment Rate 2001-2015 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Unemployment Rate in Ghana decreased to 5.96 percent in 2010 from 12.90 percent in 2005. Unemployment Rate in Ghana averaged 10.02 percent from 2001 until 2010, reaching an all time high of 12.90 percent in 2005 and a record low of 5.96 percent in 2010. Unemployment Rate in Ghana is reported by the Ghana Statistical Service.

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Ghana Unemployment Rate


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
5.96 12.90 12.90 5.96 2001 - 2010 percent Yearly
In Ghana, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. This page provides - Ghana Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Ghana Unemployment Rate - was last refreshed on Sunday, April 19, 2015.

Ghana Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 5.96 12.90 12.90 5.96 percent [+]
Job Vacancies 1577.00 1842.00 6547.00 0.00 [+]
Population 25.90 25.37 25.90 6.65 Million [+]


Unemployment Rate Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 6.10 Mar/15 6.20 10.90 4.00 percent [+]
Brazil 5.90 Feb/15 5.30 13.10 4.30 percent [+]
Canada 6.80 Mar/15 6.80 13.10 2.90 percent [+]
China 4.10 Nov/14 4.10 4.30 3.90 percent [+]
Euro Area 11.30 Feb/15 11.40 12.00 7.20 percent [+]
France 10.40 Nov/14 10.30 10.80 7.20 percent [+]
Germany 4.80 Feb/15 4.80 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 12.70 Feb/15 12.60 13.20 5.90 percent [+]
Japan 3.50 Feb/15 3.60 5.60 1.00 percent [+]
Mexico 4.33 Feb/15 4.51 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 23.70 Nov/14 23.67 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 [+]