Unemployment Rate in Bosnia and Herzegovina decreased to 35.33 percent in September from 35.89 percent in August of 2018. Unemployment Rate in Bosnia and Herzegovina averaged 42.25 percent from 2007 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 46.10 percent in February of 2013 and a record low of 35.33 percent in September of 2018.

Unemployment Rate in Bosnia and Herzegovina is expected to be 37.00 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Unemployment Rate in Bosnia and Herzegovina to stand at 35.10 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Bosnia and Herzegovina Unemployment Rate is projected to trend around 30.00 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

Bosnia and Herzegovina Unemployment Rate
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Bosnia and Herzegovina Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 35.33 35.89 46.10 35.33 percent [+]
Unemployed Persons 441672.00 448570.00 557474.00 441672.00 [+]
Wages 1351.00 1382.00 1382.00 765.00 BAM/Month [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 978.00 1000.00 1000.00 687.00 BAM/Month [+]
Population 3.50 3.50 4.52 3.21 Million [+]
Employed Persons 808627.00 801293.00 808627.00 648354.00 [+]

Bosnia and Herzegovina Unemployment Rate

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

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
35.33 35.89 46.10 35.33 2007 - 2018 percent Monthly

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