Unemployment Rate in Zimbabwe decreased to 4.90 percent in 2018 from 5.16 percent in 2017.

Unemployment Rate in Zimbabwe averaged 5.71 percent from 1982 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 10.80 percent in 1982 and a record low of 4.17 percent in 2004. This page provides - Zimbabwe Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news.

Unemployment Rate in Zimbabwe is expected to be 5.10 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Zimbabwe Unemployment Rate is projected to trend around 5.40 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Zimbabwe Unemployment Rate

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
4.90 5.16 10.80 4.17 1982 - 2018 percent Yearly

Zimbabwe Unemployment Rate
In Zimbabwe, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force.

Zimbabwe Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 4.90 5.16 10.80 4.17 percent [+]
Population 14.44 14.24 14.44 3.78 million [+]
Living Wage Family 575.00 575.00 575.00 575.00 USD/Month [+]
Living Wage Individual 305.00 305.00 305.00 305.00 USD/Month [+]
Wages High Skilled 951.00 870.00 1030.00 870.00 USD/Month [+]
Wages Low Skilled 231.00 341.00 341.00 231.00 USD/Month [+]