Employment Rate in Iraq increased to 43.20 percent in 2016 from 42.40 percent in 2011. Employment Rate in Iraq averaged 46.33 percent from 2003 until 2016, reaching an all time high of 49.72 percent in 2006 and a record low of 42.40 percent in 2011.

Iraq Employment Rate
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Iraq Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 14.80 15.10 28.10 14.80 percent [+]
Population 38.30 37.20 38.30 7.29 Million [+]

Iraq Employment Rate

In Iraq, the employment rate measures the number of people who have a job as a percentage of the working age population. This page provides - Iraq Employment Rate- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Iraq Employment Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on December of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
43.20 42.40 49.72 42.40 2003 - 2016 percent Yearly

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