Iran Unemployment Rate  Forecast


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Unemployment Rate in Iran is expected to be 12.40 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Unemployment Rate in Iran to stand at 12.50 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Iran Unemployment Rate is projected to trend around 10.80 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.


Iran Labour Last Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Unemployment Rate 12.6 12.4 11.8 12 12.5 10.8
Employed Persons 23308355 22383003 22433261 22891284 22796219 22306915
Youth Unemployment Rate 29.2 25.11 24.3 23.58 23.65 26.01
Population 79.7 80.56 80.75 80.95 81.15 82.75