Madagascar Unemployment Rate

Unemployment Rate in Madagascar increased to 3.80 percent in 2010 from 3.70 percent in 2005. Unemployment Rate in Madagascar is reported by the INSTAT, Madagascar. From 1995 until 2010, Madagascar Unemployment Rate averaged 5.4 Percent reaching an all time high of 6.8 Percent in December of 1996 and a record low of 3.7 Percent in December of 2005. In Madagascar, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. This page provides - Madagascar Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-24

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
3.80 3.70 6.80 3.70 3.90 | 2014/06 1995 - 2010 Percent Yearly

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Madagascar Unemployment Rate
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Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Unit
Population 22.29 2012-12-31 21.68 22.29 5.10 23.23 2014-06-30 Million [+]
Unemployment Rate 3.80 2010-12-31 3.70 6.80 3.70 3.90 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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