The number of unemployed persons in Nigeria increased to 15998 Thousand in the third quarter of 2017 from 13585.20 Thousand in the second quarter of 2017. Unemployed Persons in Nigeria averaged 9684.11 Thousand from 2014 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 15998 Thousand in the third quarter of 2017 and a record low of 4672 Thousand in the fourth quarter of 2014.

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Nigeria Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 23.10 22.70 23.10 5.10 percent [+]
Population 195.87 190.87 195.87 45.14 Million [+]
Living Wage Family 137600.00 135300.00 137600.00 135300.00 NGN/Month [+]
Living Wage Individual 43200.00 41800.00 43200.00 41800.00 NGN/Month [+]
Employed Persons 69542.90 69165.60 70665.90 66951.00 Thousand [+]
Employment Rate 76.90 77.30 93.60 76.90 percent [+]
Unemployed Persons 20927.60 20343.60 20927.60 4672.00 Thousand [+]
Wages High Skilled 57200.00 57200.00 57200.00 57200.00 NGN/Month [+]
Wages Low Skilled 25500.00 25500.00 25500.00 25500.00 NGN/Month [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 36.50 38.00 38.00 11.70 percent [+]
Minimum Wages 18000.00 18000.00 18000.00 18000.00 NGN/Month [+]


Nigeria Unemployed Persons

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Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
20927.60 20343.60 20927.60 4672.00 2014 - 2018 Thousand Quarterly
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