Egypt Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) Statistics

16, Feb 2019, EST.

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Country or Region: Egypt › Change country
Economic Indicator: Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) › See all Egypt indicators, › See Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) data for all countries
Detailed Analysis for Year: 2015 › Change year
Full Dataset: from 1980 to 2019
Dataset updated: 17th March 2015
Data Source: International Monetary Fund (IMF)
National or Regional Currency: Egyptian Pound (Geneih)
Currency Symbol: EGP

Source: National Statistics Office Latest actual data: 2014/15 Primary domestic currency: Egyptian pound Data last updated: 03/2016

Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) Statistics for Egypt , Year 2015 - In Detail

Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Egypt in year 2015 is 12.881 %.

This makes Egypt No. 16 in world rankings according to Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) in year 2015. The world's average Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) value is 4.44 %; Egypt is 8.44 more than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Egypt was 13.37 % Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Egypt in 2015 was or will be 3.62% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Egypt was or will be 13.02 %, which is 1.04% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Egypt, in other Years
Year %
  2021 8.656
  2020 9.738
  2019 10.745
  2018 11.688
  2017 12.437
  2016 13.015
2015 12.881
  2014 13.365
  2013 12.992
  2012 12.372
  2011 10.379
  2010 9.21
  2009 9.367
  2008 8.676
  2007 9.205
  2006 10.917
  2005 11.468
  2004 10.526
  2003 11.275
  2002 10.05
  2001 8.808
  2000 8.995
  1999 7.692
  1998 7.955
  1997 8.671
  1996 9.467
  1995 11.176
  1994 11.143
  1993 10.911
  1992 8.952
  1991 8.791
  1990 8.044
  1989 n/a
  1988 n/a
  1987 n/a
  1986 n/a
  1985 n/a
  1984 n/a
  1983 n/a
  1982 n/a
  1981 n/a
  1980 n/a