Unemployment Rate in Congo decreased to 46.10 percent in 2013 from 49.10 percent in 2012. Unemployment Rate in Congo averaged 52.07 percent from 1999 until 2013, reaching an all time high of 66.90 percent in 2000 and a record low of 45.40 percent in 2004.

Unemployment Rate in Congo is expected to be 38.00 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Congo Unemployment Rate is projected to trend around 37.10 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

Congo Unemployment Rate
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Congo Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 46.10 49.10 66.90 45.40 percent [+]
Population 81.34 78.74 81.34 15.25 Million [+]

Congo Unemployment Rate

In Congo, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. This page provides - Congo Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Congo Unemployment Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on September of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
46.10 49.10 66.90 45.40 1999 - 2013 percent Yearly

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