Malawi Unemployment Rate  1991-2018 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Unemployment Rate in Malawi increased to 6.74 percent in 2016 from 6.64 percent in 2015. Unemployment Rate in Malawi averaged 6.91 percent from 1991 until 2016, reaching an all time high of 7.80 percent in 2005 and a record low of 6.36 percent in 2012.

Malawi Unemployment Rate
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Malawi Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 6.74 6.64 7.80 6.36 percent [+]
Population 18.09 17.57 18.09 3.62 Million [+]

Malawi Unemployment Rate

In Malawi, the unemployment rate is based on the strict ILO definition, which is much lower than the unemployment rate obtained using the broad definition (20.4 percent). This page provides - Malawi Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Malawi Unemployment Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on February of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
6.74 6.64 7.80 6.36 1991 - 2016 percent Yearly

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