Unemployment - Afghanistan



Unemployment of Afghanistan
Value & RankThe Unemployment of Afghanistan is 8.60 (%) with a global rank of 85.
Afghanistan compared to other CountriesThe Unemployment of Afghanistan is similar to that of Kenya, Libya, Lebanon, India, Belgium, Kyrgyz Republic, Fiji, Netherlands, Mauritius, Guam with a respective Unemployment of 9.20, 8.90, 8.90, 8.80, 8.80, 8.40, 8.40, 8.30, 8.30, 8.20 (%) and a global rank of 80, 81, 82, 83, 84, 86, 87, 88, 89, 90.Last 10 years averageAfghanistan had an average Unemployment of 13.8 (%) in the last 10 years from (2002 to 2012).
Afghanistan during the Great RecessionAfghanistan's Unemployment had a positive growth of 3.57% during the Great RecessionAfghanistan since the end of the Great RecessionAfghanistan's Unemployment had a negative growth (decline) of 1.15% since the end of the Great RecessionAfghanistan since the start of the War in AfghanistanAfghanistan's Unemployment had a positive growth of 3.61% since the start of the War in Afghanistan
YearUnemployment (%) - Afghanistan
19918.70
19928.70
19938.60
19948.60
19958.60
19968.60
19978.50
19988.50
19998.50
20008.30
20018.30
20028.30
20038.50
20048.20
200540.00
20068.40
20078.60
200835.00
20098.70
20108.50
20118.50
20128.60
Unemployment of Afghanistan
Country NameGlobal RankUnemployment (%)
Kenya809.20
Libya818.90
Lebanon828.90
India838.80
Belgium848.80
Afghanistan858.60
Kyrgyz Republic868.40
Fiji878.40
Netherlands888.30
Mauritius898.30
Guam908.20
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Datasource: Compile from multiple sources
CIA - The World Factbook
Workbank - World Development Indicators