Yemen Unemployment Rate 1999-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Unemployment Rate in Yemen increased to 29 percent in 2011 from 17.80 percent in 2010. Unemployment Rate in Yemen averaged 17.04 Percent from 1999 until 2011, reaching an all time high of 29 Percent in 2011 and a record low of 13.70 Percent in 1999. Unemployment Rate in Yemen is reported by the Central Statistics Office, Yemen.

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Yemen Unemployment Rate


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
29.00 17.80 29.00 13.70 1999 - 2011 percent Yearly
In Yemen, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. This page provides - Yemen Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Yemen Unemployment Rate - was last refreshed on Saturday, December 20, 2014.

Yemen Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 29.00 17.80 29.00 13.70 percent [+]
Population 24.41 23.85 24.41 5.10 Million [+]


Unemployment Rate Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 6.30 Nov/14 6.20 10.90 4.00 percent [+]
Brazil 4.80 Nov/14 4.70 13.10 4.30 percent [+]
Canada 6.60 Nov/14 6.50 13.10 2.90 percent [+]
China 4.10 Aug/14 4.10 4.30 3.90 percent [+]
Euro Area 11.50 Oct/14 11.50 12.00 7.20 percent [+]
France 10.40 Aug/14 10.10 10.80 7.20 percent [+]
Germany 4.90 Oct/14 5.00 14.20 0.40 percent [+]
India 5.20 Dec/12 6.30 9.40 5.20 percent [+]
Indonesia 5.94 Aug/14 5.70 11.24 2.00 percent [+]
Italy 13.20 Oct/14 12.90 13.20 5.90 percent [+]
Japan 3.50 Oct/14 3.60 5.60 1.00 percent [+]
Mexico 4.53 Nov/14 4.78 5.93 2.22 percent [+]
Netherlands 8.00 Nov/14 8.00 8.80 3.40 percent [+]
Russia 5.20 Nov/14 5.10 14.10 4.80 percent [+]
South Korea 3.40 Nov/14 3.50 7.10 2.90 percent [+]
Spain 23.67 Aug/14 24.47 26.94 4.41 percent [+]
Switzerland 3.20 Nov/14 3.10 5.40 1.60 percent [+]
Turkey 10.50 Sep/14 10.10 16.10 8.00 percent [+]
United Kingdom 6.00 Oct/14 6.00 12.00 3.40 percent [+]
United States 5.80 Nov/14 5.80 10.80 2.50 percent [+]