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Unemployment Rate and Employment Data in Tunisia

Tunisia Unemployment Data

Indicator Data Period
Unemployment Rate 15.3 % 2Q/22
Employed Persons 3454 Thousand Person | 3.454 Million Person 2Q/22


Latest data on Unemployment Rate (%)

Unemployment Rate
                     Tunisia - Historical Data (%)

What is Unemployment Rate in Tunisia?

  • Unemployment Rate in Tunisia decreased to 15.3 % in the second quarter of 2022. The maximum rate was 18.9 % and minimum was 12.4 %.
  • Data published Quarterly by National Institute of Statistics.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
15.3 2Q/22 25.08.2022
16.1 1Q/22 18.05.2022
18.4 3Q/21 16.02.2022
17.8 1Q/21 17.05.2021
16.2 3Q/20 12.02.2021
18 2Q/20 17.08.2020
15.1 1Q/20 09.08.2020
14.9 4Q/19 18.02.2020


Historical Chart by presidents (%)

Unemployment Rate in Tunisia by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Beji Caid 31.12.2014 - 15.0000 15.4000 15.6000 15.0000 2.67%
Moncef Marzouki 31.12.2011 - 31.12.2014 18.9000 14.8000 18.9000 14.8000 -21.69%
Fouad Mebazaa 15.02.2011 - 31.12.2011 18.3000 18.3000 18.3000 18.3000 0.00%
Zine El Abidine 07.11.1987 - 14.01.2011 12.9000 13.0000 13.3000 12.4000 0.78%


Latest data on Employed Persons (Thousand Person)

Employed Persons
                     Tunisia - Historical Data (Thousand Person)

How many employed persons are in Tunisia?

  • Number of Employed Persons in Tunisia increased to 3454 Thousand Person (3.454 Million Person) in the second quarter of 2022. The maximum rate was 3566 Thousand Person and minimum was 898 Thousand Person.
  • Data published Quarterly by National Institute of Statistics.

Historical Data (Thousand Person) by years

Data
Period
Date
3454 2Q/22 25.08.2022
3379 3Q/21 22.03.2022
3429 1Q/21 17.05.2021
3512 3Q/20 28.11.2020
3566 1Q/20 09.08.2020
3566 4Q/19 18.02.2020
3544 3Q/19 15.11.2019
3528 2Q/19 29.10.2019


Historical Chart by presidents (Thousand Person)

Employed Persons in Tunisia by presidents

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

Other labor indicators in Tunisia

Index Updated Actual Previous

Unemployment Rate in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
Egypt 3Q/22 7.4 % 7.2
Kenya 2021 6.6 % 5.4
Madagascar 2021 2.6 % 2.5
Zimbabwe 2021 5.17 % 5.7
Tanzania 2021 9.3 % 9.5
Togo 2021 4 % 3.9
Tunisia 2Q/22 15.3 % 16.1
Nigeria 4Q/20 33.3 % 27.1
Sudan 2021 19.81 % 17.7
Morocco 3Q/22 11.4 % 11.2
Senegal 2Q/22 22 % 25.8
Seychelles 2021 3 % 4
South Africa 3Q/22 32.9 % 33.9
Uganda 2021 2.9 % 2.8
Rwanda Aug/22 18.1 % 23
Liberia 2021 4.1 % 4
Zambia 2021 13 % 12.2
Mozambique 2017 25.04 % 24.37
Namibia 2021 21.7 % 21.4
Ghana 2021 4.7 % 4.7
Swaziland 2021 25.8 % 25.5
Libya 2021 19.6 % 20.1
Algeria 3Q/18 11.7 %
Angola 2022 30.2 % 30.8
Benin 2021 1.6 % 1.6
Botswana 2021 24.5 % 23.3
Burkina Faso 2018 6.1 %
Burundi 2021 1.8 % 1.7
Central African Republic 2021 6.6 % 6.4
Chad 2021 1.9 % 1.7
Comoros 2021 9.4 % 9.2
Republic of the Congo 2021 23 % 22.8
Equatorial Guinea 2021 9.2 % 9.9
Eritrea 2021 8 % 7.9
Ethiopia 2018 19.1 % 16.9
Gabon 2021 22.3 % 22
Gambia 2021 11.2 % 11.1
Guatemala 1Q/21 2.2 % 2
Guinea 2021 6.3 % 6.1
Guinea Bissau 2021 6.8 % 6.7
Lesotho 2021 24.6 % 24.6
Malawi 2021 7 % 6.7
Mali 2021 7.7 % 7.7
Mauritania 2021 11.5 % 11.3
Niger 2021 0.8 % 0.6
Sao Tome and Principe 2021 15.9 % 15.7
Sierra Leone 2021 5.6 % 4.6