Jordan Unemployment Rate

2000 - 2020 | Quarterly | % | Department of Statistics

Jordan Unemployment Rate increased to 23.00 % in May 2020, from the previously reported number of 19.30 % in Feb 2020. Jordan Unemployment Rate is updated quarterly, available from Feb 2000 to May 2020, with an average rate of 13.75 %. The data reached an all-time high of 23.00 % in May 2020 and a record low of 10.80 % in May 2007. The data is reported by reported by Department of Statistics.

In the latest reports, Jordan Population reached 10.55 million people in Dec 2019. Monthly Earnings of Jordan stood at 705.22 USD in Oct 2017. The country's Labour Force Participation Rate dropped to 39.19 % in Dec 2020.

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Jordan Unemployment Rate

What was Jordan's Unemployment Rate in May 2020?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
23.00 May 2020 19.30 Feb 2020 10.80 May 2007 23.00 May 2020 % quarterly Feb 2000 - May 2020

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) 1.0 2018 yearly 1999 - 2018
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) 418.759 2018 yearly 1999 - 2018
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 6,598.449 2018 yearly 1999 - 2018
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 15.3 2018 yearly 1999 - 2018
National Government Debt (USD mn) 36,428.5 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Oct 2020
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 80.7 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2002 - Jun 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (JOD bn) 11.041 2025 yearly 1985 - 2025
Forecast: Government Net Debt (JOD bn) 31.566 2025 yearly 1988 - 2025
Forecast: Government Revenue (JOD bn) 9.989 2025 yearly 1985 - 2025
Central Govt: Budgetary: Overall Deficit/Surplus: incl Grants (JOD mn) -259.100 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1999 - Nov 2020
Central Govt: Budgetary: Revenue: Domestic: Tax: Goods and Services (GS) (JOD mn) 313.700 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 2007 - Oct 2020
Central Govt: Budgetary: Revenue (JOD mn) 485.000 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1999 - Nov 2020
Central Govt: Budgetary: Expenditure (JOD mn) 745.900 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1999 - Oct 2020
Central Govt: Budgetary: Expenditure: Current (JOD mn) 687.600 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1999 - Oct 2020
Central Govt: Budgetary: Revenue: Domestic: Tax (JOD mn) 414.900 Aug 2020 monthly Jan 1999 - Aug 2020
Central Govt: Budgetary: Revenue: Domestic: Tax: Income and Profit (IP) (JOD mn) 43.600 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 2001 - Oct 2020
Central Govt: Budgetary: Expenditure: Capital (JOD mn) 58.300 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1999 - Oct 2020
Central Government Debt: Outstanding (JOD mn) 32,063.100 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2020
Central Government Debt: Outstanding: External (JOD mn) 12,989.500 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2020
Central Govt: Gross Domestic Debt (JOD mn) 12,446.700 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Oct 2020

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