Sao Tome and Principe Unemployment Rate  1991-2018 | Data | Chart

Unemployment Rate in Sao Tome and Principe increased to 13.50 percent in 2017 from 13.40 percent in 2016. Unemployment Rate in Sao Tome and Principe averaged 14.78 percent from 1991 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 17.60 percent in 2002 and a record low of 13.40 percent in 2015.

Sao Tome and Principe Unemployment Rate
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Sao Tome and Principe Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 13.50 13.40 17.60 13.40 percent [+]
Population 0.20 0.20 0.20 0.06 Million [+]

Sao Tome and Principe Unemployment Rate

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

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
13.50 13.40 17.60 13.40 1991 - 2017 percent Yearly

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