Myanmar Unemployment Rate

1991 - 2019 | Yearly | % | World Bank

Myanmar's Unemployment Rate increased to 1.58 % in Dec 2019, from the previously reported number of 1.56 % in Dec 2018. Myanmar's Unemployment Rate is updated yearly, available from Dec 1991 to Dec 2019, with an average rate of 1.14 %. The data reached an all-time high of 1.58 % in Dec 2019 and a record low of 0.77 % in Dec 2015. The data is reported by reported by World Bank.

In the latest reports, Myanmar's Population reached 53.37 million people in Dec 2017. The country's Labour Force Participation Rate dropped to 61.80 % in Dec 2019.

What was Myanmar's Unemployment Rate in 2019?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

1.58

% 2019 yearly 1991 - 2019

1.56

% 2018 yearly 1991 - 2019

0.77

2015

1.58

2019

%

yearly

1991 - 2019

Updated on 28 Oct 2019

View Myanmar's Unemployment Rate from 1991 to 2019 in the chart:

Myanmar Unemployment Rate

Related Indicators for Myanmar Unemployment Rate

Demographic and Labour Market Last Previous Frequency Range
Population

54.4

2020

54.0

2019

yearly

1950 - 2020

Updated on 2020-01-06
Labour Force Participation Rate

61.8

2019

62.0

2018

yearly

1990 - 2019

Updated on 2019-10-29
Employed Persons

203,248.000

2017

205,630.000

2016

yearly

1985 - 2017

Updated on 2019-03-29
Labour Productivity Growth

6.37

2019

6.32

2018

yearly

1992 - 2019

Updated on 2019-10-28
Forecast: Population

54.652

2024

54.360

2023

yearly

1998 - 2024

Updated on 2019-10-15
Forecast: Unemployment Rate

4.000

2024

4.000

2023

yearly

1998 - 2024

Updated on 2019-10-15

More Indicators for Myanmar

Indicator Last Previous Frequency Range
Aluminum: Exports

7,356.186

2018

3,277.074

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-28
Bank Lending Rate

16.000

Oct 2019

16.000

Sep 2019

monthly

Apr 1975 - Oct 2019

Updated on 2019-11-25
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

7.817

Dec 2019

6.648

Nov 2019

monthly

Oct 2008 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-01-29
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

-2.4

2017

-4.1

2016

yearly

1986 - 2017

Updated on 2019-06-07
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

9.5

Dec 2019

8.3

Nov 2019

monthly

Oct 2008 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-01-29
Container Port Throughput

1,288,000.000

2018

1,120,000.000

2017

yearly

2008 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-31
Current Account Balance

-138.2

Dec 2018

-646.0

Sep 2018

quarterly

Mar 1976 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-09-26
Domestic Credit

33,519.8

Aug 2019

32,977.1

Jul 2019

monthly

Apr 2012 - Aug 2019

Updated on 2020-01-24
Domestic Credit Growth

17.1

Aug 2019

17.7

Jul 2019

monthly

Dec 2002 - Aug 2019

Updated on 2019-12-16
Electricity Production

1,934

Jul 2019

1,897

Jun 2019

monthly

Jan 2005 - Jul 2019

Updated on 2019-10-07
Employed Persons

203,248.000

2017

205,630.000

2016

yearly

1985 - 2017

Updated on 2019-03-29
Exchange Rate against USD

1,469.248

Jan 2020

1,502.042

Dec 2019

monthly

Apr 2012 - Jan 2020

Updated on 2020-01-31
Exports: ICT Goods

26,002.999

2017

190,976.972

2016

yearly

2010 - 2017

Updated on 2019-02-20
Exports: Medicament

133.947

2018

72.210

2017

yearly

1996 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-25
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

59.618

2018

39.814

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-25
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment

27,856.919

2018

14,894.683

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-05
Exports: Television

137.891

2018

254.011

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-05
External Debt

14,935.8

2018

15,011.7

2017

yearly

1970 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-04
External Debt: Short Term

879.0

2018

872.6

2017

yearly

1970 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-04
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

5.538

2024

5.538

2023

yearly

1998 - 2024

Updated on 2019-11-01
Forecast: Current Account Balance

-4.692

2024

-4.425

2023

yearly

1999 - 2024

Updated on 2019-11-01
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

2.327

2024

9.507

2023

yearly

2000 - 2024

Updated on 2019-11-01
Forecast: Population

54.652

2024

54.360

2023

yearly

1998 - 2024

Updated on 2019-10-15
Forecast: Unemployment Rate

4.000

2024

4.000

2023

yearly

1998 - 2024

Updated on 2019-10-15
Foreign Direct Investment

109.0

Dec 2018

364.0

Sep 2018

quarterly

Mar 1976 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-09-25
Gold Production

1,700.000

2016

1,692.000

2015

yearly

1993 - 2016

Updated on 2019-11-29
Gold Reserves

356.450

Aug 2019

334.240

Jul 2019

monthly

Dec 1950 - Aug 2019

Updated on 2019-10-17
Gross Savings Rate

28.7

2018

26.7

2017

yearly

1996 - 2018

Updated on 2019-08-30
Imports: ICT Goods

721,725.205

2017

484,086.558

2016

yearly

2001 - 2017

Updated on 2019-02-20
Imports: Medicament

497,762.917

2018

479,712.297

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-25
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

60,504.261

2018

52,709.144

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-25
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment

314,121.765

2018

429,583.388

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-05
Imports: Television

50,188.700

2018

37,621.197

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-05
Investment: % of GDP

34.1

2018

34.5

2017

yearly

1996 - 2018

Updated on 2019-09-18
Labour Force Participation Rate

61.8

2019

62.0

2018

yearly

1990 - 2019

Updated on 2019-10-29
Labour Productivity Growth

6.37

2019

6.32

2018

yearly

1992 - 2019

Updated on 2019-10-28
Long Term Interest Rate

9.50

2019

9.50

2018

yearly

1986 - 2019

Updated on 2019-11-27
Minerals Production

16,757,008.000

2017

16,867,838.000

2016

yearly

2009 - 2017

Updated on 2019-04-29
Money Supply M1

11,690.212

Apr 2019

12,055.909

Mar 2019

monthly

Apr 2012 - Apr 2019

Updated on 2020-01-27
Money Supply M2

38,850.869

Aug 2019

38,401.446

Jul 2019

monthly

Apr 2012 - Aug 2019

Updated on 2020-01-27
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

10,567.000

Dec 2018

4,934.000

Dec 2017

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-08-13
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars

4,531.000

Dec 2018

2,113.000

Dec 2017

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-08-13
Motor Vehicles Sales

15,098

2018

7,047

2017

yearly

2005 - 2018

Updated on 2019-09-27
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

114.2

2018

206.4

2017

yearly

2006 - 2018

Updated on 2019-09-27
Natural Gas Production: OPEC: Marketed Production

16,525.840

2018

16,460.000

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2019-06-04
Natural Gas: Exports

11,950.000

2018

12,150.000

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2019-09-10
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line

520,863.000

2018

556,112.000

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2019-09-20
Number of Subscriber Mobile

61,143,964.000

2018

47,946,665.000

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2019-09-20
Policy Rate

10.00

2019

10.00

2018

yearly

1986 - 2019

Updated on 2019-03-29
Population

54.4

2020

54.0

2019

yearly

1950 - 2020

Updated on 2020-01-06
Short Term Interest Rate

4.00

2018

4.00

2017

yearly

1986 - 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
Tax Revenue

280.477

Apr 2019

616.123

Mar 2019

monthly

Apr 2012 - Apr 2019

Updated on 2020-01-27
Teledensity: Fixed Line

0.970

2018

1.042

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2019-09-20
Teledensity: Mobile

113.844

2018

89.817

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2019-09-20
Total Deposits

69,313.830

2018

64,732.869

2017

yearly

2000 - 2018

Updated on 2019-12-19
Total Exports

1,413.0

Sep 2019

1,435.5

Aug 2019

monthly

Jul 2010 - Sep 2019

Updated on 2020-02-10
Total Exports Growth

-13.1

Sep 2019

-11.6

Aug 2019

monthly

Jul 2011 - Sep 2019

Updated on 2020-02-10
Total Imports

1,479.3

Sep 2019

1,414.9

Aug 2019

monthly

Jul 2010 - Sep 2019

Updated on 2020-02-10
Total Imports Growth

-9.2

Sep 2019

-20.8

Aug 2019

monthly

Jul 2011 - Sep 2019

Updated on 2020-02-10
Tourism Revenue

1,651

2018

1,969

2017

yearly

2006 - 2018

Updated on 2019-09-03
Tourism Revenue Growth

-16.2

2018

-10.4

2017

yearly

2007 - 2018

Updated on 2019-09-03
Trade Balance

-66.3

Sep 2019

20.6

Aug 2019

monthly

Jan 1957 - Sep 2019

Updated on 2020-02-10
Visitor Arrivals

3,551,428

2018

3,443,133

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-09-03
Visitor Arrivals Growth

3.1

2018

18.4

2017

yearly

1996 - 2018

Updated on 2019-09-03

More Countries/Regions for Unemployment Rate

Country/Region Last Previous Frequency Range
Albania

11.40

Sep 2019

11.50

Jun 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2019

Updated on 2019-12-17
Algeria

11.70

2018

11.70

2017

yearly

1982 - 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
Argentina

9.70

Sep 2019

10.60

Jun 2019

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Sep 2019

Updated on 2019-12-18
Armenia

18.00

Sep 2019

17.70

Jun 2019

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2019

Updated on 2020-01-21
Australia

5.29

Jan 2020

5.08

Dec 2019

monthly

Feb 1978 - Jan 2020

Updated on 2020-02-20
Austria

4.20

Dec 2019

4.23

Nov 2019

monthly

Jan 1993 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-01-29
Azerbaijan

4.84

Sep 2019

4.85

Jun 2019

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2019

Updated on 2020-01-13
Bahrain

4.30

2016

3.50

2015

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2019-03-29
Bangladesh

4.29

2019

4.31

2018

yearly

1991 - 2019

Updated on 2019-10-28
Belarus

0.20

Dec 2019

0.20

Nov 2019

monthly

Oct 2004 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-01-28
Belgium

5.38

Sep 2019

5.36

Jun 2019

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2019

Updated on 2019-12-18
Bolivia

3.40

2017

3.40

2016

yearly

1999 - 2017

Updated on 2019-03-29
Bosnia and Herzegovina

15.70

2019

18.40

2018

yearly

2006 - 2019

Updated on 2019-12-03
Botswana

18.19

2019

17.94

2018

yearly

1991 - 2019

Updated on 2019-10-28
Brazil

11.20

Nov 2019

11.60

Oct 2019

monthly

Mar 2012 - Nov 2019

Updated on 2019-12-27
Brunei

9.24

2019

9.22

2018

yearly

1991 - 2019

Updated on 2019-10-28
Bulgaria

4.10

Dec 2019

3.70

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-02-14
Cambodia

0.10

2017

0.20

2016

yearly

2007 - 2017

Updated on 2019-11-08
Canada

5.50

Jan 2020

5.60

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 1976 - Jan 2020

Updated on 2020-02-07
Chile

7.00

Dec 2019

6.90

Nov 2019

monthly

Mar 2009 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-01-31
China

3.62

Dec 2019

3.61

Sep 2019

quarterly

Dec 1999 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-01-14
Colombia

9.53

Dec 2019

9.25

Nov 2019

monthly

Jan 2001 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-01-31
Croatia

5.70

Sep 2019

6.10

Jun 2019

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Sep 2019

Updated on 2019-12-20
Cyprus

6.70

Sep 2019

6.50

Jun 2019

quarterly

Jun 2004 - Sep 2019

Updated on 2019-11-22
Czech Republic

2.12

Sep 2019

1.90

Jun 2019

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Sep 2019

Updated on 2020-01-07
Ecuador

3.84

Dec 2019

4.86

Sep 2019

quarterly

Dec 2013 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-01-16
Egypt

8.00

Dec 2019

7.80

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-02-16
Estonia

4.10

Dec 2019

3.90

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1989 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-02-14
European Union

6.20

Dec 2019

6.30

Nov 2019

monthly

Jan 2000 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-01-30
Finland

6.70

Dec 2019

6.70

Nov 2019

monthly

Jan 1988 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-01-24
France

8.10

Dec 2019

8.50

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1975 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-02-13
Georgia

12.67

2018

13.94

2017

yearly

1991 - 2018

Updated on 2019-05-27
Germany

3.20

Dec 2019

3.20

Nov 2019

monthly

Jan 1991 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-01-30
Greece

16.60

Oct 2019

16.80

Sep 2019

monthly

Apr 1998 - Oct 2019

Updated on 2020-01-09
Hong Kong SAR, China

3.40

Jan 2020

3.30

Dec 2019

monthly

Oct 1981 - Jan 2020

Updated on 2020-02-18
Hungary

3.32

Dec 2019

3.47

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-01-29
Iceland

3.80

Dec 2019

3.70

Nov 2019

monthly

Jan 2003 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-01-23
India

2.55

2019

2.55

2018

yearly

1991 - 2019

Updated on 2019-10-28
Indonesia

5.28

2019

5.34

2018

yearly

1984 - 2019

Updated on 2020-01-21
Iran

10.40

Sep 2019

12.10

Mar 2019

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Sep 2019

Updated on 2019-12-19
Israel

3.43

Dec 2019

3.86

Nov 2019

monthly

Jan 2012 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-01-30
Italy

9.82

Dec 2019

9.79

Nov 2019

monthly

Jan 1983 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-01-30
Ivory Coast

2.44

2019

2.48

2018

yearly

1991 - 2019

Updated on 2019-10-28
Japan

2.20

Dec 2019

2.20

Nov 2019

monthly

Jan 1953 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-01-30
Jordan

19.10

Aug 2019

19.20

May 2019

quarterly

Feb 2000 - Aug 2019

Updated on 2019-12-05
Kazakhstan

4.80

Dec 2019

4.80

Nov 2019

monthly

Jan 2001 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-01-14
Kenya

9.31

2019

9.31

2018

yearly

1991 - 2019

Updated on 2019-10-28
South Korea

4.00

Jan 2020

3.70

Dec 2019

monthly

Jun 1999 - Jan 2020

Updated on 2020-02-19
Kosovo

29.60

2018

30.50

2017

yearly

2001 - 2018

Updated on 2019-07-15
Kuwait

2.09

2018

1.24

2017

yearly

1999 - 2018

Updated on 2019-05-27
Kyrgyzstan

6.20

2018

6.90

2017

yearly

1992 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-16
Laos

0.57

2019

0.61

2018

yearly

1991 - 2019

Updated on 2019-10-28
Latvia

6.00

Sep 2019

6.40

Jun 2019

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Sep 2019

Updated on 2019-11-15
Lebanon

10.00

2012

6.40

2009

yearly

2004 - 2012

Updated on 2019-05-27
Lithuania

6.40

Dec 2019

6.50

Nov 2019

monthly

Jan 1998 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-02-19
Luxembourg

5.41

Dec 2019

5.40

Nov 2019

monthly

Jan 1995 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-01-20
Macau SAR, China

1.70

Dec 2019

1.70

Nov 2019

monthly

Sep 1996 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-02-03
Macedonia

17.10

Sep 2019

17.50

Jun 2019

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Sep 2019

Updated on 2020-02-15
Malawi

6.60

2013

1.00

2011

yearly

2005 - 2013

Updated on 2019-05-27
Malaysia

3.30

Dec 2019

3.30

Nov 2019

monthly

Jan 2016 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-02-07
Malta

3.40

Sep 2019

3.40

Jun 2019

quarterly

Dec 2000 - Sep 2019

Updated on 2019-12-23
Mauritius

6.70

Sep 2019

6.60

Jun 2019

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Sep 2019

Updated on 2019-12-19
Mexico

3.13

Dec 2019

3.48

Nov 2019

monthly

Jan 2005 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-01-21
Moldova

3.99

Sep 2019

4.45

Jun 2019

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2019

Updated on 2019-12-05
Mongolia

8.10

Dec 2019

9.90

Sep 2019

quarterly

Sep 2006 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-02-18
Montenegro

15.20

Sep 2019

14.30

Jun 2019

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2019

Updated on 2019-12-17
Morocco

10.20

Dec 2019

9.40

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-02-07
Nepal

1.25

2019

1.26

2018

yearly

1991 - 2019

Updated on 2019-10-28
Netherlands

4.10

Dec 2019

4.30

Nov 2019

monthly

Jan 2003 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-02-19
New Zealand

4.00

Dec 2019

4.10

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-02-04
Norway

4.00

Nov 2019

3.80

Oct 2019

monthly

Jan 1989 - Nov 2019

Updated on 2020-02-19
Oman

3.08

2019

3.11

2018

yearly

1991 - 2019

Updated on 2019-10-28
Pakistan

5.79

2018

5.94

2015

yearly

1980 - 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
Panama

7.10

2019

6.00

2018

yearly

2003 - 2019

Updated on 2019-11-28
Peru

3.93

2018

4.09

2017

yearly

2001 - 2018

Updated on 2019-08-14
Philippines

4.50

Oct 2019

5.40

Jul 2019

quarterly

Jul 1982 - Oct 2019

Updated on 2019-12-05
Poland

3.10

Sep 2019

3.20

Jun 2019

quarterly

Dec 1999 - Sep 2019

Updated on 2019-11-27
Portugal

6.90

Dec 2019

6.70

Nov 2019

monthly

Feb 1998 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-02-19
Qatar

0.10

2018

0.10

2017

yearly

1997 - 2018

Updated on 2019-05-27
Romania

3.90

Dec 2019

4.00

Nov 2019

monthly

Jan 1997 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-02-19
Russia

4.47

Sep 2019

4.31

Aug 2019

monthly

Jan 1994 - Sep 2019

Updated on 2019-11-28
Saudi Arabia

6.00

2018

6.00

2017

yearly

1991 - 2018

Updated on 2019-06-26
Serbia

9.50

Sep 2019

10.30

Jun 2019

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Sep 2019

Updated on 2019-11-29
Singapore

2.30

Dec 2019

2.30

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1987 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-01-30
Slovakia

5.90

Sep 2019

5.70

Jun 2019

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Sep 2019

Updated on 2019-12-11
Slovenia

4.80

Sep 2019

4.20

Jun 2019

quarterly

Jun 1997 - Sep 2019

Updated on 2019-12-19
South Africa

29.10

Dec 2019

29.10

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-02-11
Spain

13.78

Dec 2019

13.92

Sep 2019

quarterly

Sep 1976 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-01-28
Sri Lanka

5.10

Sep 2019

4.90

Jun 2019

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Sep 2019

Updated on 2020-02-07
Sudan

20.30

2010

20.00

2009

yearly

1993 - 2010

Updated on 2014-05-08
Sweden

6.98

Jan 2020

6.96

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 1983 - Jan 2020

Updated on 2020-02-19
Switzerland

3.94

Dec 2019

3.81

Nov 2019

monthly

Jan 1991 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-02-13
Syria

14.90

2011

8.60

2010

yearly

2000 - 2011

Updated on 2019-07-04
Taiwan

3.72

Dec 2019

3.73

Nov 2019

monthly

Apr 1993 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-01-22
Tajikistan

2.30

Apr 2018

2.20

Mar 2018

monthly

Jan 2000 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2019-05-27
Thailand

1.00

Dec 2019

1.10

Nov 2019

monthly

Jan 2001 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-02-03
Tunisia

14.90

Dec 2019

15.10

Sep 2019

quarterly

Jun 2011 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-02-19
Turkey

13.20

Nov 2019

13.50

Oct 2019

monthly

Jan 2005 - Nov 2019

Updated on 2020-02-19
Ukraine

7.30

Sep 2019

7.80

Jun 2019

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2019

Updated on 2019-12-23
United Arab Emirates

2.46

2017

1.64

2016

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2019-07-04
United Kingdom

3.77

Nov 2019

3.82

Oct 2019

monthly

Feb 1971 - Nov 2019

Updated on 2020-02-19
United States

3.60

Jan 2020

3.50

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 1948 - Jan 2020

Updated on 2020-02-07
Uruguay

8.50

Dec 2019

9.20

Nov 2019

monthly

Jan 2006 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-02-07
Venezuela

6.35

Dec 2018

7.34

Nov 2018

monthly

Jan 1999 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-08-15
Vietnam

3.10

2019

3.10

2018

yearly

1996 - 2019

Updated on 2020-02-17
Yemen

14.30

2010

14.60

2009

yearly

1994 - 2010

Updated on 2019-06-26
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