Unemployment Rate in Senegal increased to 19 percent in the first quarter of 2019 from 15.10 percent in the fourth quarter of 2018.

Unemployment Rate in Senegal averaged 14.49 percent from 1994 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 25.70 percent in the fourth quarter of 2013 and a record low of 5.60 percent in the fourth quarter of 2002. This page provides - Senegal Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Senegal Unemployment Rate - values, historical data and charts - was last updated on October of 2020.

Unemployment Rate in Senegal is expected to be 24.00 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Unemployment Rate in Senegal to stand at 24.40 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Senegal Unemployment Rate is projected to trend around 23.60 percent in 2021 and 22.80 percent in 2022, according to our econometric models.

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Senegal Unemployment Rate

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
19.00 15.10 25.70 5.60 1994 - 2019 percent Quarterly

Senegal Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 19.00 15.10 25.70 5.60 percent [+]
Population 16.20 15.70 16.20 3.21 Million [+]
Wages 89730.00 88829.00 186710.00 73076.00 CFA/Month [+]

Senegal Unemployment Rate
In Senegal, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force.