Unemployment Rate in Tunisia decreased to 16.20 percent in the third quarter of 2020 from 18 percent in the second quarter of 2020. source: National Institute of Statistics - Tunisia

Unemployment Rate in Tunisia averaged 15.42 percent from 2005 until 2020, reaching an all time high of 18.90 percent in the fourth quarter of 2011 and a record low of 12.40 percent in the fourth quarter of 2007. This page provides - Tunisia Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Tunisia Unemployment Rate - values, historical data and charts - was last updated on May of 2021.

Unemployment Rate in Tunisia is expected to be 17.40 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Unemployment Rate in Tunisia to stand at 16.50 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Tunisia Unemployment Rate is projected to trend around 15.00 percent in 2022, according to our econometric models.

Trading Economics members can view, download and compare data from nearly 200 countries, including more than 20 million economic indicators, exchange rates, government bond yields, stock indexes and commodity prices.

The Trading Economics Application Programming Interface (API) provides direct access to our data. It allows API clients to download millions of rows of historical data, to query our real-time economic calendar, subscribe to updates and receive quotes for currencies, commodities, stocks and bonds.

Please Paste this Code in your Website
Tunisia Unemployment Rate

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
16.20 18.00 18.90 12.40 2005 - 2020 percent Quarterly

Tunisia Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 16.20 18.00 18.90 12.40 percent [+]
Employed Persons 3511.60 3404.50 3566.40 897.60 Thousand [+]
Population 11.81 11.72 11.81 4.22 Million [+]
Minimum Wages 15.50 15.50 15.50 5.60 TND/Day [+]

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