Maldives Unemployment Rate

Unemployment Rate in Maldives decreased to 11.70 percent in 2010 from 14.44 percent in 2006. Unemployment Rate in Maldives is reported by the Department of National Planning, Republic of Maldives. Unemployment Rate in Maldives averaged 5.96 Percent from 1990 until 2010, reaching an all time high of 14.44 Percent in 2006 and a record low of 0.79 Percent in 1995. In Maldives, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. This page provides - Maldives Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-20

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
11.70 14.44 14.44 0.79 9.30 | 2014/06 1990 - 2010 Percent Yearly

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Maldives Unemployment Rate
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Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Unit
Population 0.34 2012-12-31 0.33 0.34 0.09 0.35 2014-06-30 Million [+]
Unemployment Rate 11.70 2010-12-31 14.44 14.44 0.79 9.30 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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Maldives Tourist Arrivals at 111000.00  
Tourist Arrivals in Maldives increased to 111000 in February of 2014 from 105000 in January of 2014. Tourist Arrivals in Maldives is reported by the Maldives Monetary Authority.
Maldives GDP Annual Growth Rate at 3.70 Percent  
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Maldives expanded 3.70 percent in 2013 from the previous year. GDP Annual Growth Rate in Maldives is reported by the Maldives Monetary Authority.
Maldives Inflation Rate at 3.40 Percent  
The inflation rate in Maldives was recorded at 3.40 percent in February of 2014. Inflation Rate in Maldives is reported by the Maldives Monetary Authority.
Maldives Interest Rate at 7.00 Percent  
The benchmark interest rate in Maldives was last recorded at 7 percent. Interest Rate in Maldives is reported by the Maldives Monetary Authority.
Maldives Corporate Tax Rate at 0.00 percent  
The Corporate Tax Rate in Maldives stands at 0 percent. Corporate Tax Rate in Maldives is reported by the Inland Revenue Authority.
Maldives Unemployment Rate at 11.70 Percent  
Unemployment Rate in Maldives decreased to 11.70 percent in 2010 from 14.44 percent in 2006. Unemployment Rate in Maldives is reported by the Department of National Planning, Republic of Maldives.
Maldives Balance of Trade at -130.30 USD Million  
Maldives recorded a trade deficit of 130.30 USD Million in December of 2013. Balance of Trade in Maldives is reported by the Maldives Monetary Authority.
Maldives Imports at 156.60 USD Million  
Imports in Maldives increased to 156.60 USD Million in December of 2013 from 132 USD Million in November of 2013. Imports in Maldives is reported by the Maldives Monetary Authority.
Maldives Exports at 23.30 USD Million  
Exports in Maldives decreased to 23.30 USD Million in December of 2013 from 30.10 USD Million in November of 2013. Exports in Maldives is reported by the Maldives Monetary Authority.
Maldives Current Account at -469.30 USD Million  
Maldives recorded a Current Account deficit of 469.30 USD Million in 2013. Current Account in Maldives is reported by the Maldives Monetary Authority.
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