Namibia Unemployment Rate  1997-2018 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Unemployment Rate in Namibia increased to 34 percent in 2016 from 28.10 percent in 2014. Unemployment Rate in Namibia averaged 27.29 percent from 1997 until 2016, reaching an all time high of 37.60 percent in 2008 and a record low of 19.50 percent in 1997.

Namibia Unemployment Rate
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Namibia Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 34.00 28.10 37.60 19.50 percent [+]
Population 2.30 2.30 2.30 0.60 Million [+]

Namibia Unemployment Rate

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

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
34.00 28.10 37.60 19.50 1997 - 2016 percent Yearly

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