Unemployment Rate in Bosnia and Herzegovina decreased to 33.35 percent in April from 33.99 percent in March of 2019. Unemployment Rate in Bosnia and Herzegovina averaged 41.88 percent from 2007 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 46.10 percent in February of 2013 and a record low of 33.35 percent in April of 2019.

Unemployment Rate in Bosnia and Herzegovina is expected to be 36.00 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Unemployment Rate in Bosnia and Herzegovina to stand at 34.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Bosnia and Herzegovina Unemployment Rate is projected to trend around 33.97 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

Bosnia and Herzegovina Unemployment Rate
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Bosnia and Herzegovina Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 33.35 33.99 46.10 33.35 percent [+]
Unemployed Persons 413826.00 423419.00 557474.00 413826.00 [+]
Wages 1430.00 1413.00 1430.00 765.00 BAM/Month [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 1051.00 1036.00 1051.00 687.00 BAM/Month [+]
Population 3.50 3.50 4.52 3.21 Million [+]
Employed Persons 827121.00 822275.00 827121.00 648354.00 [+]
Wage Growth 4.30 5.40 19.20 -1.80 percent [+]

Bosnia and Herzegovina Unemployment Rate

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

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
33.35 33.99 46.10 33.35 2007 - 2019 percent Monthly

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