Nepal Unemployment Rate

Unemployment Rate in Nepal was last reported at 3 percent. Unemployment Rate in Nepal is reported by the Central Bureau of Statistics, Nepal. Unemployment Rate in Nepal is reported by the Central Bureau of Statistics, Nepal. Unemployment Rate in Nepal is reported by the Central Bureau of Statistics, Nepal. From 1996 until 2008, Nepal Unemployment Rate averaged 4.5 Percent reaching an all time high of 8.8 Percent in December of 2001 and a record low of 1.8 Percent in December of 1999. In Nepal, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. This page provides - Nepal Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-20

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
3.00 8.80 8.80 1.80 2.94 | 2009/12 1996 - 2008 Percent Yearly

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Nepal Unemployment Rate
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Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Unit
Population 27.47 2012-12-31 27.16 27.47 9.54 27.78 2013-12-31 Million [+]
Unemployment Rate 3.00 2008-12-31 8.80 8.80 1.80 2.94 2009-12-31 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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Nepal Interest Rate at 8.00 Percent  
The benchmark interest rate in Nepal was last recorded at 8 percent. Interest Rate in Nepal is reported by the Nepal Rastra Bank.
Nepal Sales Tax Rate | VAT at 13.00 Percent  
The Sales Tax Rate in Nepal stands at 13 percent. Sales Tax Rate in Nepal is reported by the Inland Revenue Department.
Nepal Current Account at 937.80 USD Million  
Nepal recorded a Current Account surplus of 937.80 USD Million in 2012. Current Account in Nepal is reported by the Nepal Rastra Bank.
Nepal Balance of Trade at -41668.30 Million NPR  
Nepal recorded a trade deficit of 41668.30 Million NPR in September of 2013. Balance of Trade in Nepal is reported by the Nepal Rastra Bank.
Nepal Government Debt To GDP at 31.60 Percent  
Nepal recorded a Government Debt to GDP of 31.6 percent of the countrys Gross Domestic Product in the fiscal year 2012-13. Government Debt To GDP in Nepal is reported by the Nepal Rastra Bank.
Nepal Current Account to GDP at 3.40 Percent  
Nepal recorded a Current Account surplus of 3.4 percent of the countrys Gross Domestic Product in the fiscal year 2012-13. Current Account to GDP in Nepal is reported by the Nepal Rastra Bank.
Nepal Government Budget at -1.90 Percent of GDP  
Nepal recorded a Government Budget deficit equal to 1.90 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2012/13 fiscal year. Government Budget in Nepal is reported by the Nepal Rastra Bank.
Nepal Exports at 7908.70 Million NPR  
Exports in Nepal increased to 7908.70 Million NPR in September of 2013 from 7569.40 Million NPR in August of 2013. Exports in Nepal is reported by the Nepal Rastra Bank.
Nepal Imports at 49577.00 Million NPR  
Imports in Nepal decreased to 49577 Million NPR in September of 2013 from 52659.40 Million NPR in August of 2013. Imports in Nepal is reported by the Nepal Rastra Bank.
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