Morocco Unemployment Rate  1999-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

The unemployment rate in Morocco increased to 9.3 percent in the second quarter of 2017 from 9.1 percent in the same period of the previous year. The number of unemployed persons rose by 33 thousand to 1,123 thousand while employed increased by 73 thousand to 10,958 thousand. Among sectors, jobs were added in agriculture (+52,000), which employs more than half of workforce, followed by services (+19,000) and construction (+7,000). In contrast, manufacturing lost 4,000 jobs. Unemployment Rate in Morocco averaged 10.48 percent from 1999 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 15.10 percent in the third quarter of 1999 and a record low of 7.80 percent in the second quarter of 2006.

Morocco Unemployment Rate
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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2017-02-09 11:50 AM Q4 9.4% 9.6% 9.7%
2017-05-08 10:00 AM Q1 10.7% 9.4% 9.9%
2017-08-07 09:20 AM Q2 9.3% 10.7% 9.3%
2017-11-03 10:00 AM Q3 9.3% 9.7%


Morocco Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 9.30 10.70 15.10 7.80 percent [+]
Employed Persons 10958.00 10766.00 10958.00 8577.00 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 1123.00 1296.00 1535.00 859.00 Thousand [+]
Population 34.70 33.60 34.70 11.64 Million [+]
Employment Rate 47.30 42.40 48.00 41.70 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 25.50 22.50 25.50 13.10 percent [+]


Morocco Unemployment Rate Notes

In Morocco, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. This page provides - Morocco Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Morocco Unemployment Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on August of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
9.30 10.70 15.10 7.80 1999 - 2017 percent Quarterly



unemployment rate by Country

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Spain 17.22 Jun/17
Brazil 13.00 Jun/17
Italy 11.10 Jun/17
Turkey 10.20 May/17
France 9.50 Jun/17
Euro Area 9.10 Jun/17
Canada 6.30 Jul/17
Australia 5.60 Jul/17
Indonesia 5.33 Mar/17
Russia 5.10 Jul/17
India 4.90 Dec/13
Netherlands 4.80 Jul/17
United Kingdom 4.40 Jun/17
United States 4.30 Jul/17
China 3.95 Jun/17
Germany 3.80 Jun/17
South Korea 3.60 Jul/17
Mexico 3.30 Jun/17
Switzerland 3.00 Jul/17
Japan 2.80 Jun/17