Tunisia Unemployment Rate

Unemployment Rate in Tunisia decreased to 15.30 percent in the fourth quarter of 2013 from 15.70 percent in the third quarter of 2013. Unemployment Rate in Tunisia is reported by the National Institute of Statistics - Tunisia. Unemployment Rate in Tunisia averaged 15.21 Percent from 2005 until 2013, reaching an all time high of 18.90 Percent in the fourth quarter of 2011 and a record low of 12.40 Percent in the fourth quarter of 2007. In Tunisia, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. This page provides - Tunisia Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-23

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
15.30 15.70 18.90 12.40 15.50 | 2013/12 2005 - 2013 Percent Quarterly

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Tunisia Unemployment Rate
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Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Unit
Population 10.89 2013-12-31 10.77 10.89 4.22 10.90 2014-12-31 Million [+]
Employed Persons 3315.30 2013-06-30 3231.60 3315.30 897.60 3322.65 2013-12-31 Million [+]
Unemployment Rate 15.30 2013-12-31 15.70 18.90 12.40 15.50 2013-12-31 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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Tunisia Current Account at 206.10 TND Million  
Tunisia recorded a Current Account surplus of 206.10 TND Million in the fourth quarter of 2013. Current Account in Tunisia is reported by the Central Bank of Tunisia.
Tunisia Gross Fixed Capital Formation at 14015.60 TND Million  
Gross Fixed Capital Formation in Tunisia decreased to 14015.60 TND Million in 2011 from 15497.30 TND Million in 2010. Gross Fixed Capital Formation in Tunisia is reported by the National Institute of Statistics - Tunisia.
Tunisia Consumer Spending at 42784.20 TND Million  
Consumer Spending in Tunisia increased to 42784.20 TND Million in 2011 from 39683.70 TND Million in 2010. Consumer Spending in Tunisia is reported by the National Institute of Statistics - Tunisia.
Tunisia Changes in Inventories at 1127.40 TND Million  
Changes in Inventories in Tunisia increased to 1127.40 TND Million in 2011 from 1030.70 TND Million in 2010. Changes in Inventories in Tunisia is reported by the National Institute of Statistics - Tunisia.
Tunisia GDP Growth Rate at -0.30 Percent  
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Tunisia contracted 0.30 percent in the fourth quarter of 2013 over the previous quarter. GDP Growth Rate in Tunisia is reported by the National Institute of Statistics - Tunisia.
Tunisia GDP Annual Growth Rate at 2.30 Percent  
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Tunisia expanded 2.30 percent in the fourth quarter of 2013 over the same quarter of the previous year. GDP Annual Growth Rate in Tunisia is reported by the National Institute of Statistics - Tunisia.
Tunisia Imports at 3720.70 Million TNT  
Imports in Tunisia increased to 3720.70 Million TNT in March of 2014 from 3365.50 Million TNT in February of 2014. Imports in Tunisia is reported by the National Institute of Statistics - Tunisia.
Tunisia Producer Prices at 180.50 Index Points  
Producer Prices in Tunisia increased to 180.50 Index Points in January of 2014 from 179.50 Index Points in December of 2013. Producer Prices in Tunisia is reported by the National Institute of Statistics - Tunisia.
Tunisia Tourist Arrivals at 5950.40  
Tourist Arrivals in Tunisia increased to 5950.40 in 2012 from 4785.30 in 2011. Tourist Arrivals in Tunisia is reported by the National Institute of Statistics, Tunisia.
Tunisia Consumer Price Index (CPI) at 146.40 Index Points  
Consumer Price Index (CPI) in Tunisia increased to 146.40 Index Points in March of 2014 from 146.30 Index Points in February of 2014. Consumer Price Index (CPI) in Tunisia is reported by the National Institute of Statistics - Tunisia.
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