Unemployment Rate in Bhutan decreased to 2.40 percent in 2017 from 2.50 percent in 2016. Unemployment Rate in Bhutan averaged 2.55 percent from 1995 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 4 percent in 2010 and a record low of 1.15 percent in 1997.

Unemployment Rate in Bhutan is expected to be 2.90 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Bhutan Unemployment Rate is projected to trend around 3.00 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Bhutan Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 2.40 2.50 4.00 1.15 percent [+]
Population 0.75 0.75 0.75 0.22 Million [+]

Bhutan Unemployment Rate

In Bhutan, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. This page provides - Bhutan Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Bhutan Unemployment Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
2.40 2.50 4.00 1.15 1995 - 2017 percent Yearly

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