South Sudan Unemployment Rate

South Sudan unemployment rate was last reported at 12 percent in 2008. Unemployment Rate in South Sudan is reported by the SSNBS, South Sudan. From 2008 until 2008, South Sudan Unemployment Rate averaged 12.0 percent reaching an all time high of 12.0 percent in December of 2008 and a record low of 12.0 percent in December of 2008. In South Sudan, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. This page provides - South Sudan Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-18

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
12.00 12.00 12.00 12.00 | 2009/12 2008 - 2008 percent Yearly

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South Sudan Unemployment Rate
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Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Unit
Population 10.84 2012-12-31 10.38 10.84 2.96 11.34 2013-12-31 million [+]
Unemployment Rate 12.00 2008-12-31 12.00 12.00 12.00 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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South Sudan Balance of Trade at 20453.89 million SPD  
South Sudan recorded a trade surplus of 20453.89 million SPD in 2011. Balance of Trade in South Sudan is reported by the National Bureau of Statistics, South Sudan.
South Sudan Inflation Rate at -2.90 percent  
The inflation rate in South Sudan was recorded at -2.90 percent in February of 2014. Inflation Rate in South Sudan is reported by the National Bureau of Statistics, South Sudan.
South Sudan Population at 10.84 million  
The total population in South Sudan was last recorded at 10.8 million people in 2012 from 3.0 million in 1960, changing 266 percent during the last 50 years. Population in South Sudan is reported by the World Bank.
South Sudan GDP Annual Growth Rate at -55.80 percent  
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in South Sudan contracted 55.80 percent in 2012 from the previous year. GDP Annual Growth Rate in South Sudan is reported by the SSNBS, South Sudan.
South Sudan | Credit Rating at 15.00  
This page displays the sovereign debt credit rating as reported by the major credit rating agencies for South Sudan.
South Sudan GDP at 21.12 USD Billion  
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in South Sudan was worth 21.12 billion US dollars in 2011. The GDP value of South Sudan represents 0.03 percent of the world economy. GDP in South Sudan is reported by the SSNBS, South Sudan.
South Sudan GDP per capita at 2048.00 USD  
The Gross Domestic Product per capita in South Sudan was last recorded at 2048 US dollars in 2011. The GDP per Capita in South Sudan is equivalent to 17 percent of the worlds average. GDP per capita in South Sudan is reported by the SSNBS, South Sudan.
South Sudan GDP per capita PPP at 2134.30 USD  
The Gross Domestic Product per capita in South Sudan was last recorded at 2134.30 US dollars in 2011, when adjusted by purchasing power parity (PPP). The GDP per Capita, in South Sudan, when adjusted by Purchasing Power Parity is equivalent to 10 percent of the worlds average. GDP per capita PPP in South Sudan is reported by the SSNBS, South Sudan.
South Sudan Unemployment Rate at 12.00 percent  
South Sudan unemployment rate was last reported at 12 percent in 2008. Unemployment Rate in South Sudan is reported by the SSNBS, South Sudan.
South Sudan Imports at 14746.98 million SPD  
Imports in South Sudan increased to 14746.98 million SPD in 2011 from 10228.14 million SPD in 2010. Imports in South Sudan is reported by the SSNBS, South Sudan.
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