Bahrain Unemployment Rate  2006-2018 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Bahrain's annual unemployment rate was recorded at 4 percent in 2016, according to the Ministry of Labor and Social Development. Unemployment Rate in Bahrain averaged 4.09 percent from 2006 until 2016, reaching an all time high of 16 percent in December of 2006 and a record low of 3.10 percent in June of 2015.

Bahrain Unemployment Rate
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Bahrain Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 4.00 3.50 16.00 3.10 percent [+]
Employed Persons 649765.00 649630.00 658600.00 255073.00 [+]
Population 1.50 1.42 1.50 0.16 Million [+]

Bahrain Unemployment Rate

In Bahrain, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. This page provides - Bahrain Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Bahrain Unemployment Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on June of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
4.00 3.50 16.00 3.10 2006 - 2016 percent Monthly

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