Unemployment Rate in Guinea Bissau decreased to 6.10 percent in 2017 from 6.20 percent in 2016. Unemployment Rate in Guinea Bissau averaged 6.52 percent from 1979 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 10.14 percent in 1979 and a record low of 6.10 percent in 2017.

Unemployment Rate in Guinea Bissau is expected to be 6.00 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Guinea Bissau Unemployment Rate is projected to trend around 5.80 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Guinea Bissau Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 6.10 6.20 10.14 6.10 percent [+]
Population 1.87 1.83 1.87 0.62 million [+]

Guinea Bissau Unemployment Rate

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

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
6.10 6.20 10.14 6.10 1979 - 2017 percent Yearly

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