Benin Unemployment Rate  2001-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Unemployment Rate in Benin remained unchanged at 1 percent in 2013 from 1 percent in 2012. Unemployment Rate in Benin averaged 2.40 percent from 2001 until 2013, reaching an all time high of 5.50 percent in 2001 and a record low of 1.00 percent in 2010.

Benin Unemployment Rate
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Benin Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 1.00 1.00 5.50 1.00 percent [+]
Population 11.19 10.88 11.19 2.43 Million [+]
Living Wage Individual 63300.00 63600.00 63600.00 63300.00 XOF/Month [+]
Wages High Skilled 120000.00 110000.00 120000.00 110000.00 XOF/Month [+]
Wages Low Skilled 48000.00 48000.00 48000.00 48000.00 XOF/Month [+]


Benin Unemployment Rate

In Benin, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. This page provides the latest reported value for - Benin Unemployment Rate - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Benin Unemployment Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
1.00 1.00 5.50 1.00 2001 - 2013 percent Yearly




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