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Unemployment Rate and Employment Data in Cape Verde

Cape Verde Unemployment Data

Indicator Data Period
Unemployment Rate 12.3 % 2020
Youth Unemployment Rate 28.37 % 2020
Employed Persons 206344 Thousand Person | 206.344 Million Person 2019
Employment Rate  50.9 % 2019
Unemployed Persons 26259 Thousand Persons | 26.259 Million Persons 2019


Latest data on Unemployment Rate (%)

Unemployment Rate
                     Cape Verde - Historical Data (%)

What is Unemployment Rate in Cape Verde?

  • Unemployment Rate in Cape Verde increased to 12.3 % in 2020. The maximum rate was 21.4 % and minimum was 10.7 %.
  • Data published Yearly by National Statistical Institute.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
12.3 2020 09.04.2021
11.29 2019 20.06.2020
12.2 2018 04.07.2019


Historical Chart by presidents (%)

Unemployment Rate in Cape Verde by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End


Latest data on Youth Unemployment Rate (%)

Youth Unemployment Rate
                     Cape Verde - Historical Data (%)

What is Youth Unemployment Rate in Cape Verde?

  • Youth Unemployment Rate in Cape Verde increased to 28.37 % in 2020. The maximum rate was 41 % and minimum was 21.3 %.
  • Data published Yearly by National Statistical Institute.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
28.37 2020 09.04.2021
24.9 2019 15.07.2020
27.8 2018 29.10.2019
32.4 2017 04.07.2019


Historical Chart by presidents (%)

Youth Unemployment Rate in Cape Verde by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End


Latest data on Employed Persons (Thousand Person)

Employed Persons
                     Cape Verde - Historical Data (Thousand Person)

How many employed persons are in Cape Verde?

  • Number of Employed Persons in Cape Verde increased to 206344 Thousand Person (206.344 Million Person) in 2019. The maximum rate was 209725 Thousand Person and minimum was 177297 Thousand Person.
  • Data published Yearly by National Statistical Institute.

Historical Data (Thousand Person) by years

Data
Period
Date
206344 2019 15.07.2020
195000 2018 04.07.2019


Historical Chart by presidents (Thousand Person)

Employed Persons in Cape Verde by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End


Latest data on Employment Rate  (%)

Employment Rate 
                     Cape Verde - Historical Data (%)

What is Employment Rate in Cape Verde?

  • Employment Rate in Cape Verde increased to 50.9 % in 2019. The maximum rate was 54.2 % and minimum was 48.8 %.
  • Data published Yearly by National Statistical Institute.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
50.9 2019 15.07.2020
48.8 2018 04.07.2019


Historical Chart by presidents (%)

Employment Rate  in Cape Verde by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End


Latest data on Unemployed Persons (Thousand Persons)

Unemployed Persons
                     Cape Verde - Historical Data (Thousand Persons)

How many Unemployed Persons are in Cape Verde?

  • Number of Unemployed Persons in Cape Verde decreased to 26259 Thousand Persons (26.259 Million Persons) in 2019. The maximum rate was 37915 Thousand Persons and minimum was 21168 Thousand Persons.
  • Data published Yearly by National Statistical Institute.

Historical Data (Thousand Persons) by years

Data
Period
Date
26259 2019 15.07.2020
27028 2018 04.07.2019


Historical Chart by presidents (Thousand Persons)

Unemployed Persons in Cape Verde by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End

Other labor indicators in Cape Verde

Index Updated Actual Previous
Minimum Wages 2020 142.615 USD/Month 142.615
Labor Force Participation Rate 2020 57.04 % 60.38

Unemployment Rate in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
Colombia Mar/21 14.2 % 15.9
Panama 2019 7.1 % 6
Puerto Rico Mar/21 7.4 % 7.7
Honduras 2019 5.7 % 5.7
Brazil Feb/21 14.4 % 14.2
Chile Mar/21 12.1 % 10.3
Paraguay 4Q/20 7.2 % 8.2
Argentina 4Q/20 11 % 11.7
Canada Apr/21 8.1 % 7.5
Ecuador 4Q/20 6.1 % 8.6
Mexico Mar/21 3.9 % 4.4
Peru Mar/21 15.3 % 14.5
United States Apr/21 6.1 % 6
Uruguay Mar/21 9.7 % 11.1
Jamaica 4Q/20 10.7 % 12.6
Suriname 2020 11.2 % 7.4
Venezuela Dec/18 6.4 % 7.3
Belize 2019 7.7 % 9.4
Cameroon 2019 3.4 % 3.4
Cape Verde 2020 12.3 % 11.3
Cuba 2019 1.2 % 1.7
Dominican Republic 4Q/20 7.4 % 7.1
El Salvador 2019 6.3 % 6.4
Guyana 2019 11.9 % 11.9
Haiti 2019 13.5 % 13.5
Nicaragua 2Q/20 5.4 % 4.8
Trinidad and Tobago 1Q/19 4 % 3.5