Unemployment Rate in Pakistan decreased to 4.10 percent in 2019 from 5.50 percent in 2018. source: Pakistan Bureau of Statistics

Unemployment Rate in Pakistan averaged 5.44 percent from 1985 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 7.80 percent in 2002 and a record low of 3.10 percent in 1987. This page provides - Pakistan Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Pakistan Unemployment Rate - values, historical data and charts - was last updated on February of 2021.

Unemployment Rate in Pakistan is expected to reach 5.50 percent by the end of 2020, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Pakistan Unemployment Rate is projected to trend around 6.50 percent in 2021 and 6.00 percent in 2022, according to our econometric models.

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Pakistan Unemployment Rate

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
4.10 5.50 7.80 3.10 1985 - 2019 percent Yearly

Pakistan Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 4.10 5.50 7.80 3.10 percent [+]
Employed Persons 61710.00 62230.00 62230.00 26961.00 Thousand [+]
Population 219.00 212.22 219.00 44.99 Million [+]

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