Myanmar Unemployment Rate

Unemployment Rate in Myanmar decreased to 4 percent in 2012 from 4.01 percent in 2011. Unemployment Rate in Myanmar is reported by the Central Statistics Organization, Myanmar. From 1994 until 2012, Myanmar Unemployment Rate averaged 4.0 Percent reaching an all time high of 4.2 Percent in December of 1995 and a record low of 4.0 Percent in December of 2009. In Myanmar, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. This page provides - Myanmar Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-24

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
4.00 4.01 4.15 4.00 4.00 | 2014/06 1994 - 2012 Percent Yearly

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Myanmar Unemployment Rate
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Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Unit
Population 52.80 2012-12-31 52.40 52.80 21.50 53.44 2014-06-30 Million [+]
Unemployment Rate 4.00 2012-12-31 4.01 4.15 4.00 4.00 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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The benchmark interest rate in Myanmar was last recorded at 10 percent. Interest Rate in Myanmar is reported by the Central Bank of Myanmar.
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