The unemployment rate in Turkey edged up to 11.3 percent in April of 2022 from a downwardly revised 11.2 percent in the previous month. The number of employed persons rose by 408 thousand from the month earlier to 30.371 million while the number of unemployed increased by 3 thousand to 3.853 million. Also, the labor force participation rate edged up to 53.1 percent from 52.4 percent a month earlier and the youth jobless rate for those aged between 15-24 years was up 0.8 percentage points at 20 percent. source: Turkish Statistical Institute
Unemployment Rate in Turkey averaged 10.61 percent from 2005 until 2022, reaching an all time high of 14.10 percent in August of 2019 and a record low of 8 percent in June of 2012. This page provides the latest reported value for - Turkey Unemployment Rate - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Turkey Unemployment Rate - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on July of 2022.
Unemployment Rate in Turkey is expected to be 12.00 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Turkey Unemployment Rate is projected to trend around 11.10 percent in 2023 and 10.50 percent in 2024, according to our econometric models.