Mozambique Unemployment Rate

1991 - 2020 | Yearly | % | CEIC Data

Mozambique Unemployment Rate increased to 3.24 % in Dec 2020, from the previously reported number of 3.24 % in Dec 2019. Mozambique Unemployment Rate is updated yearly, available from Dec 1991 to Dec 2020, with an average rate of 2.99 %. The data reached an all-time high of 3.43 % in Dec 2015 and a record low of 2.59 % in Dec 1991. The data is reported by reported by CEIC Data.

In the latest reports, Mozambique Population reached 28.57 million people in Dec 2019. The country's Labour Force Participation Rate dropped to 77.95 % in Dec 2020.

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Mozambique Unemployment Rate

What was Mozambique's Unemployment Rate in 2020?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
3.24 2020 3.24 2019 2.59 1991 3.43 2015 % yearly 1991 - 2020

Unemployment Rate by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) 11.60 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
Algeria (%) 11.70 Sep 2017 quarterly Jun 2014 - Sep 2017
Argentina (%) 13.10 Jun 2020 quarterly Dec 2002 - Jun 2020
Armenia (%) 18.10 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2020
Australia (%) 7.00 Oct 2020 monthly Feb 1978 - Oct 2020
Austria (%) 5.52 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 1993 - Sep 2020
Azerbaijan (%) 6.94 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2020
Bahrain (%) 4.30 2016 yearly 1991 - 2016
Bangladesh (%) 5.30 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Belarus (%) 0.20 Dec 2020 monthly Oct 2004 - Dec 2020
Belgium (%) 5.20 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 1983 - Sep 2020
Bolivia (%) 3.40 2017 yearly 1999 - 2017
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%) 15.70 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Botswana (%) 18.72 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Brazil (%) 14.10 Nov 2020 monthly Mar 2012 - Nov 2020
Brunei (%) 8.37 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Bulgaria (%) 5.20 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Cambodia (%) 0.10 2017 yearly 2007 - 2017
Canada (%) 8.90 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1976 - Oct 2020
Chile (%) 11.60 Oct 2020 monthly Mar 2009 - Oct 2020
China (%) 4.24 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Dec 2020
Colombia (%) 15.77 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2001 - Sep 2020
Croatia (%) 7.50 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Cyprus (%) 8.00 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Sep 2020
Czech Republic (%) 2.79 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 1993 - Sep 2020
Denmark (%) 5.80 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 2007 - Oct 2020
Ecuador (%) 6.64 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2013 - Sep 2020
Egypt (%) 7.20 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2020
Estonia (%) 7.70 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1989 - Sep 2020
European Union (%) 6.20 Jan 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Jan 2020
Finland (%) 8.20 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1988 - Dec 2020
France (%) 8.00 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1975 - Dec 2020
Georgia (%) 11.57 2019 yearly 1991 - 2019
Germany (%) 4.50 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 1991 - Sep 2020
Ghana (%) 4.51 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Greece (%) 16.80 Aug 2020 monthly Apr 1998 - Aug 2020
Hong Kong SAR, China (%) 6.40 Oct 2020 monthly Oct 1981 - Oct 2020
Hungary (%) 4.30 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Oct 2020
Iceland (%) 5.60 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2003 - Sep 2020
India (%) 7.11 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Indonesia (%) 7.07 2020 yearly 1984 - 2020
Iran (%) 10.60 Mar 2020 quarterly Jun 2001 - Mar 2020
Ireland (%) 7.30 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1998 - Oct 2020
Israel (%) 4.71 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 2012 - Oct 2020
Italy (%) 8.99 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1983 - Dec 2020
Ivory Coast (%) 3.50 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Japan (%) 3.00 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 1953 - Sep 2020
Jordan (%) 23.00 May 2020 quarterly Feb 2000 - May 2020
Kazakhstan (%) 5.00 Jul 2020 monthly Jan 2001 - Jul 2020
Kenya (%) 2.98 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
South Korea (%) 5.40 Jan 2021 monthly Jun 1999 - Jan 2021
Kosovo (%) 29.10 Mar 2020 quarterly Mar 2016 - Mar 2020
Kuwait (%) 2.09 2018 yearly 1999 - 2018
Kyrgyzstan (%) 5.50 2019 yearly 1992 - 2019
Laos (%) 0.95 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Latvia (%) 8.00 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1998 - Oct 2020
Lebanon (%) 11.35 2018 yearly 2004 - 2018
Lithuania (%) 10.40 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1998 - Oct 2020
Luxembourg (%) 6.28 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1995 - Oct 2020
Macau SAR, China (%) 2.70 Dec 2020 monthly Sep 1996 - Dec 2020
North Macedonia (%) 16.50 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Sep 2020
Malawi (%) 6.60 2013 yearly 2005 - 2013
Malaysia (%) 5.40 May 2020 monthly Jan 2016 - May 2020
Malta (%) 4.60 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Sep 2020
Mauritius (%) 7.10 Mar 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Mar 2020
Mexico (%) 3.26 Mar 2020 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2020
Moldova (%) 4.22 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Jun 2020
Mongolia (%) 7.57 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2006 - Dec 2020
Montenegro (%) 19.00 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2020
Morocco (%) 12.20 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Mozambique (%) 3.24 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Myanmar (%) 1.79 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Nepal (%) 4.44 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Netherlands (%) 3.80 Mar 2020 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2020
New Zealand (%) 4.90 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1986 - Dec 2020
Nigeria (%) 27.11 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Jun 2020
Norway (%) 5.20 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 1989 - Sep 2020
Oman (%) 2.80 Oct 2020 monthly Mar 2018 - Oct 2020
Pakistan (%) 5.79 2018 yearly 1980 - 2018
Palestinian Territory (%) 23.40 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2020
Panama (%) 7.10 2019 yearly 2003 - 2019
Paraguay (%) 8.16 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2017 - Sep 2020
Peru (%) 16.43 Oct 2020 monthly Mar 2001 - Oct 2020
Philippines (%) 10.00 Jul 2020 quarterly Jul 1982 - Jul 2020
Poland (%) 6.10 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1990 - Oct 2020
Portugal (%) 7.50 Oct 2020 monthly Feb 1998 - Oct 2020
Qatar (%) 0.10 2019 yearly 1997 - 2019
Romania (%) 4.90 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1997 - Dec 2020
Russia (%) 6.35 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 1994 - Sep 2020
Saudi Arabia (%) 8.98 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Jun 2020
Serbia (%) 9.00 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Sep 2020
Singapore (%) 3.60 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1987 - Sep 2020
Slovakia (%) 7.35 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 2006 - Oct 2020
Slovenia (%) 5.10 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 1997 - Sep 2020
South Africa (%) 32.50 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Dec 2020
Spain (%) 16.13 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 1976 - Dec 2020
Sri Lanka (%) 5.80 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 2012 - Sep 2020
Sudan (%) 20.30 2010 yearly 1993 - 2010
Sweden (%) 8.91 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1983 - Oct 2020
Switzerland (%) 5.01 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1991 - Dec 2020

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -2.7 2016 yearly 1996 - 2016
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) 388.757 Dec 2016 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2016
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 543.980 Dec 2016 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2016
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 18.4 2016 yearly 1996 - 2016
Forecast: Government Expenditure (MZM bn) 478.110 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
Forecast: Government Net Debt (MZM bn) 1,780.539 2025 yearly 1999 - 2025
Forecast: Government Revenue (MZM bn) 464.318 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 23.306 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
Trade Balance (USD mn) -146.4 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2011 - Sep 2020
Total Exports (USD mn) 346.2 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2011 - Sep 2020
Total Exports Growth (%) -13.5 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2012 - Sep 2020
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 1,020,575.156 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 100.141 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 163.132 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Imports (USD mn) 492.6 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2011 - Sep 2020
Total Imports Growth (%) -16.7 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2012 - Sep 2020
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 129,471.231 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 39,934.939 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 13.662 Oct 2020 monthly Dec 2006 - Oct 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 7.295 Aug 2020 monthly Jun 1996 - Aug 2020
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 323.799 2019 yearly 2000 - 2019
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 847.907 2019 yearly 2000 - 2019
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 14.3 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1996 - Sep 2020
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -1,384.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1996 - Sep 2020
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -19.8 2019 yearly 1980 - 2019
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 800.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1996 - Sep 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 14.3 2019 yearly 1986 - 2019
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 0.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1996 - Sep 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.1 2019 yearly 1980 - 2019
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 6.983 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1996 - Sep 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 6.983 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1996 - Sep 2020
External Debt (USD mn) 9,486.1 2017 yearly 1985 - 2017
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 71.8 2017 yearly 1985 - 2017
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 1,647.4 2019 yearly 1984 - 2019
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 10.8 2019 yearly 1984 - 2019
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -6.144 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -57,433.822 2019 yearly 2005 - 2019
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 7,345.523 Sep 2020 monthly Dec 2001 - Sep 2020
M2 Growth (%) 18.6 Sep 2020 monthly Dec 2002 - Sep 2020
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 11.5 Dec 2020 monthly Aug 2011 - Dec 2020
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 3,735.4 Sep 2020 monthly Mar 1984 - Sep 2020
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 23.994 2019 yearly 1984 - 2019
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 7.6 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2011 - Sep 2020
Total Deposits Growth (%) 14.4 May 2020 monthly Jan 2008 - May 2020
Total Deposits (USD mn) 6,466.743 May 2020 monthly Jan 2007 - May 2020
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 4,787.9 Nov 2020 monthly Dec 2001 - Nov 2020
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 35.0 Dec 2020 monthly Dec 2002 - Dec 2020
Total Loans (USD mn) 3,152.657 Sep 2020 monthly Nov 2002 - Sep 2020
Total Loans Growth (%) 2.65 Sep 2020 monthly Nov 2003 - Sep 2020
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 22.68 2019 yearly 2001 - 2019
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence: Net Balance (% Point) -3.9 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 2004 - Nov 2020
Business Confidence Growth (% Point) 14.9 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 2005 - Nov 2020

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