Palestine Unemployment Rate 1995-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Unemployment Rate in Palestine increased to 26.30 percent in the second quarter of 2014 from 26.20 percent in the first quarter of 2014. Unemployment Rate in Palestine averaged 22.64 Percent from 1995 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 35.60 Percent in the third quarter of 2002 and a record low of 8.80 Percent in the second quarter of 2000. Unemployment Rate in Palestine is reported by the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics.

   
 
 

Palestine Unemployment Rate


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
26.30 26.20 35.60 8.80 1995 - 2014 Percent Quarterly
In Palestine, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. This page provides - Palestine Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Palestine Unemployment Rate - was last refreshed on Friday, October 31, 2014.

Calendar GMT Country Event Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast
2013-08-15 10:00 AM Palestine
Unemployment Rate
Q2 2013 24.5% 27.5% 27.39%
2013-11-21 10:00 AM Palestine
Unemployment Rate
Q3 2013 23.7% 24.5% 24.9%


Palestine Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 26.30 26.20 35.60 8.80 Percent [+]
Population 4.29 4.02 4.29 1.98 Million [+]