United Arab Emirates Unemployment Rate

Unemployment Rate in the United Arab Emirates decreased to 4.20 percent in 2012 from 4.60 percent in 2011. Unemployment Rate in the United Arab Emirates is reported by the Central Bank of the UAE. From 1985 until 2012, the United Arab Emirates Unemployment Rate averaged 3.1 Percent reaching an all time high of 4.6 Percent in December of 2011 and a record low of 1.2 Percent in December of 1985. In the United Arab Emirates, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. This page provides - United Arab Emirates Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-25

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
4.20 4.60 4.60 1.15 4.20 | 2014/06 1985 - 2012 Percent Yearly

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United Arab Emirates Unemployment Rate
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Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Unit
Population 9.21 2012-12-31 8.93 9.21 0.09 9.27 2014-06-30 Million [+]
Unemployment Rate 4.20 2012-12-31 4.60 4.60 1.15 4.20 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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United Arab Emirates Inflation Rate at 1.85 Percent  
The inflation rate in the United Arab Emirates was recorded at 1.85 percent in March of 2014. Inflation Rate in the United Arab Emirates is reported by the Ministry of Economy, UAE.
United Arab Emirates Changes in Inventories at 8601.96 AED Million  
Changes in Inventories in the United Arab Emirates decreased to 8601.96 AED Million in 2012 from 10009.94 AED Million in 2011. Changes in Inventories in the United Arab Emirates is reported by the National Bureau of Statistics, UAE.
United Arab Emirates Consumer Price Index (CPI) at 119.61 Index Points  
Consumer Price Index (CPI) in the United Arab Emirates increased to 119.61 Index Points in March of 2014 from 119.29 Index Points in February of 2014. Consumer Price Index (CPI) in the United Arab Emirates is reported by the National Bureau of Statistics, UAE.
United Arab Emirates Consumer Spending at 581469.30 AED Million  
Consumer Spending in the United Arab Emirates increased to 581469.30 AED Million in 2012 from 531461.26 AED Million in 2011. Consumer Spending in the United Arab Emirates is reported by the National Bureau of Statistics, UAE.
United Arab Emirates Crude Oil Production at 2820.00 Thousands Barrels per Day  
Crude Oil Production in the United Arab Emirates remained unchanged at 2820 Thousands Barrels per Day in December of 2013 from 2820 Thousands Barrels per Day in November of 2013. Crude Oil Production in the United Arab Emirates is reported by the U.S. Energy Information Administration.
United Arab Emirates GDP Constant Prices at 1025623.10 AED Million  
GDP Constant Prices in the United Arab Emirates increased to 1025623.10 AED Million in 2012 from 982725.21 AED Million in 2011. GDP Constant Prices in the United Arab Emirates is reported by the National Bureau Of Statistics, UAE.
United Arab Emirates Government Spending at 83171.06 AED Million  
Government Spending in the United Arab Emirates increased to 83171.06 AED Million in 2012 from 80316.44 AED Million in 2011. Government Spending in the United Arab Emirates is reported by the National Bureau of Statistics, UAE.
United Arab Emirates Gross Fixed Capital Formation at 259944.86 AED Million  
Gross Fixed Capital Formation in the United Arab Emirates increased to 259944.86 AED Million in 2012 from 231103.94 AED Million in 2011. Gross Fixed Capital Formation in the United Arab Emirates is reported by the National Bureau Of Statistics, UAE.
United Arab Emirates Current Account at 244416.00 SYP Million  
The United Arab Emirates recorded a Current Account surplus of 244416 SYP Million in 2012. Current Account in the United Arab Emirates is reported by the Central Bank of the United Arab Emirates.
United Arab Emirates Manufacturing PMI at 57.70  
Manufacturing PMI in the United Arab Emirates increased to 57.70 in March of 2014 from 57.30 in February of 2014.
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