Unemployment Rate in Laos remained unchanged at 0.70 percent in 2017 from 0.70 percent in 2016. Unemployment Rate in Laos averaged 1.50 percent from 1991 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 2.60 percent in 1992 and a record low of 0.60 percent in 2015.

Laos Unemployment Rate
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Laos Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 0.70 0.70 2.60 0.60 percent [+]
Population 6.86 6.76 6.86 2.12 Million [+]

Laos Unemployment Rate

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

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
0.70 0.70 2.60 0.60 1991 - 2017 percent Yearly

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