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Unemployment Rate and Employment Data in Lebanon

Lebanon Unemployment Data

Indicator Data Period
Unemployment Rate 6.6 % 2020


Latest data on Unemployment Rate (%)

Unemployment Rate
                     Lebanon - Historical Data (%)

What is Unemployment Rate in Lebanon?

  • Unemployment Rate in Lebanon increased to 6.6 % in 2020. The maximum rate was 9 % and minimum was 6 %.
  • Data published Yearly by Statistical, Economic and Social Research and Training Centre for Islamic Countries.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
6.6 2020 10.03.2021
6.2 2019 11.02.2020
6.2 2018 14.05.2019
6.3 2017 23.08.2018
6.8 2016 11.08.2017
6.5 2015 31.12.2015
6.2 2014 31.12.2014
6.2 2013 31.12.2013


Historical Chart by presidents (%)

Unemployment Rate in Lebanon by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Michel Aoun 31.10.2016 - 6.8000 6.7000 6.8000 6.7000 -1.47%
Elias Hrawi 24.11.1989 - 23.11.1998 8.5000 7.8000 8.5000 7.8000 -8.24%

Other labor indicators in Lebanon

Index Updated Actual Previous

Unemployment Rate in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
Bangladesh 2021 5.2 % 5.3
Jordan 2Q/22 22.6 % 22.8
Kyrgyzstan Jul/22 2.8 % 2.9
Mongolia 4Q/21 8.1 % 7.4
Nepal 2020 4.44 % 2.85
Palestine 2Q/22 24 % 25
Tajikistan Dec/20 7.5 % 2.1
Cambodia 2021 0.61 % 0.33
China 2Q/22 5.3 % 5.4
Georgia 2021 20.6 % 18.5
India 2022 6.4 % 8.3
Israel Aug/22 3.4 % 3.4
Pakistan 2021 6.5 % 4.4
South Korea Aug/22 2.5 % 2.9
Taiwan Aug/22 3.67 % 3.68
Vietnam 1Q/22 2.46 % 3.56
Maldives 2021 6.1 % 6.3
Armenia 1Q/22 14.8 % 14.5
Hong Kong Aug/22 4.1 % 4.3
Indonesia 1Q/22 5.83 % 6.49
Japan Aug/22 2.5 % 2.6
Kazakhstan Jun/22 4.9 % 4.9
Lebanon 2020 6.6 % 6
Macau Aug/22 4.3 % 4.1
Malaysia Jul/22 3.7 % 3.8
Philippines 2Q/22 5.3 % 5.2
Qatar 1Q/22 0.1 % 0.1
Singapore 2Q/22 2.1 % 2.2
Sri Lanka 2Q/22 4.6 % 4.3
Thailand Jun/22 1.37 % 1.53
Oman 2021 3.1 % 2.9
Iran 2Q/22 9.2 % 9.4
Laos 2021 1.3 % 1
Azerbaijan 2021 6 % 6.27
Kuwait 2020 2.3 % 2.41
Saudi Arabia 2Q/22 5.8 % 6
Bahrain 2020 4.9 % 4
North Korea 2021 2.6 % 2.9
United Arab Emirates 2021 3.9 % 6.7
Yemen 2021 13.6 % 13.42
Turkmenistan 2020 4.38 % 3.9
Uzbekistan 2018 6.9 % 7.2
Iraq 2021 14.2 % 13.74
Syria 2020 9 % 8.2
Afghanistan 2021 13.3 % 11.2
Bhutan 2020 5 % 2.7
Brunei 2020 7.4 % 6.8
Mauritius 2Q/22 8.1 % 8.7