Tunisia Unemployment Rate

2011 - 2024 | Quarterly | % | National Institute of Statistics

Key information about Tunisia Unemployment Rate

  • Tunisia Unemployment Rate dropped to 16.20% in Mar 2024, from the previously reported figure of 16.40% in Dec 2023.
  • Tunisia Unemployment Rate is updated quarterly, available from Jun 2011 to Mar 2024, with an average rate of 15.50%.
  • The data reached an all-time high of 18.90% in Dec 2011 and a record low of 14.80% in Jun 2014.
  • The data is reported by reported by National Institute of Statistics.
  • In the latest reports, Tunisia Population reached 11.83 million people in Dec 2022.


View Tunisia's Unemployment Rate from Jun 2011 to Mar 2024 in the chart:

Tunisia Unemployment Rate

What was Tunisia's Unemployment Rate in Mar 2024?

Tunisia Unemployment Rate dropped to 16.20% in Mar 2024, from the previously reported figure of 16.40% in Dec 2023. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
16.20 Mar 2024 16.40 Dec 2023 14.80 Jun 2014 18.90 Dec 2011 % quarterly Jun 2011 - Mar 2024

Unemployment Rate by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) 10.54 Sep 2023 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2023
Algeria (%) 11.40 Jun 2019 quarterly Mar 2014 - Jun 2019
Argentina (%) 6.90 Mar 2023 quarterly Jun 1990 - Mar 2023
Armenia (%) 13.10 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2008 - Dec 2023
Australia (%) 4.05 Apr 2024 monthly Feb 1978 - Apr 2024
Austria (%) 4.90 Nov 2023 monthly Jan 1993 - Nov 2023
Azerbaijan (%) 5.64 Mar 2023 quarterly Mar 2008 - Mar 2023
Bahrain (%) 5.90 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Bangladesh (%) 5.30 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Belarus (%) 0.10 Apr 2024 monthly Oct 2004 - Apr 2024
Belgium (%) 5.80 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 1983 - Apr 2024
Bolivia (%) 3.03 Mar 2024 quarterly Dec 2015 - Mar 2024
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%) 13.20 2023 yearly 2006 - 2023
Botswana (%) 20.68 2022 yearly 1991 - 2022
Brazil (%) 7.50 Apr 2024 monthly Mar 2012 - Apr 2024
Brunei (%) 5.20 2022 yearly 1981 - 2022
Bulgaria (%) 5.00 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2024
Cambodia (%) 2.40 2020 yearly 2020 - 2020
Canada (%) 6.10 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 1976 - Apr 2024
Chile (%) 8.52 Apr 2024 monthly Mar 2009 - Apr 2024
China (%) 5.20 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 2017 - Mar 2024
Colombia (%) 12.12 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2021 - Mar 2022
Croatia (%) 6.80 Dec 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2022
Cyprus (%) 4.40 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 2000 - Apr 2024
Czech Republic (%) 2.73 Feb 2024 monthly Jan 1993 - Feb 2024
Denmark (%) 4.90 Apr 2023 monthly Jan 2007 - Apr 2023
Ecuador (%) 3.76 Mar 2024 quarterly Dec 2013 - Mar 2024
Egypt (%) 6.70 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 2003 - Mar 2024
Estonia (%) 5.30 Mar 2023 quarterly Mar 1997 - Mar 2023
European Union (%) 6.00 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 2000 - Apr 2024
Finland (%) 6.90 Apr 2023 monthly Jan 1988 - Apr 2023
France (%) 7.20 Jun 2023 quarterly Mar 1975 - Jun 2023
Georgia (%) 16.40 2023 yearly 1991 - 2023
Germany (%) 3.20 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 1991 - Mar 2024
Ghana (%) 3.56 2023 yearly 1991 - 2023
Greece (%) 11.20 Apr 2023 monthly Apr 1998 - Apr 2023
Hong Kong SAR, China (%) 3.00 Apr 2024 monthly Oct 1981 - Apr 2024
Hungary (%) 4.50 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 2000 - Apr 2024
Iceland (%) 3.82 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 2003 - Apr 2024
India (%) 7.11 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Indonesia (%) 5.32 2023 yearly 1984 - 2023
Iran (%) 9.40 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2001 - Mar 2022
Ireland (%) 4.10 Jul 2023 monthly Jan 1998 - Jul 2023
Israel (%) 3.44 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 2012 - Apr 2024
Italy (%) 6.87 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 1983 - Apr 2024
Ivory Coast (%) 3.50 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Japan (%) 2.60 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 1953 - Apr 2024
Jordan (%) 22.30 Feb 2024 quarterly Feb 2000 - Feb 2024
Kazakhstan (%) 4.70 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 2001 - Apr 2024
Kenya (%) 2.98 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
South Korea (%) 2.80 Apr 2024 monthly Jun 1999 - Apr 2024
Kosovo (%) 10.70 Jun 2023 quarterly Mar 2016 - Jun 2023
Kuwait (%) 0.93 2021 yearly 1999 - 2021
Kyrgyzstan (%) 4.90 2022 yearly 1992 - 2022
Laos (%) 0.95 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Latvia (%) 6.80 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 1998 - Apr 2024
Lebanon (%) 29.56 2021 yearly 2004 - 2021
Lithuania (%) 7.50 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 1998 - Apr 2024
Luxembourg (%) 5.62 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 1995 - Apr 2024
Macau SAR, China (%) 1.90 Apr 2024 monthly Sep 1996 - Apr 2024
North Macedonia (%) 13.00 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2023 - Dec 2023
Malawi (%) 6.60 2013 yearly 2005 - 2013
Malaysia (%) 3.30 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 2010 - Mar 2024
Malta (%) 2.85 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2018 - Dec 2023
Mauritius (%) 7.10 Mar 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Mar 2020
Mexico (%) 2.62 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 2005 - Apr 2024
Moldova (%) 5.55 Mar 2023 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2023
Mongolia (%) 5.20 Mar 2024 quarterly Sep 2006 - Mar 2024
Montenegro (%) 12.20 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2008 - Dec 2023
Morocco (%) 13.70 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2024
Mozambique (%) 3.67 2023 yearly 1991 - 2023
Myanmar (%) 1.79 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Nepal (%) 4.44 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Netherlands (%) 3.10 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Jul 2021
New Zealand (%) 4.30 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1986 - Mar 2024
Nigeria (%) 4.10 Mar 2023 quarterly Dec 2022 - Mar 2023
Norway (%) 3.90 Feb 2024 monthly Jan 1989 - Feb 2024
Oman (%) 2.60 Apr 2024 monthly Mar 2018 - Apr 2024
Pakistan (%) 6.30 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021
Palestinian Territory (%) 32.20 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2023
Panama (%) 7.40 2023 yearly 2003 - 2023
Paraguay (%) 6.90 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 2017 - Mar 2024
Peru (%) 7.69 Apr 2024 monthly Mar 2001 - Apr 2024
Philippines (%) 4.50 Apr 2023 quarterly Jul 1982 - Apr 2023
Poland (%) 5.10 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 1990 - Apr 2024
Portugal (%) 7.20 Jan 2021 monthly Feb 1998 - Jan 2021
Qatar (%) 0.10 2019 yearly 1997 - 2019
Romania (%) 5.60 Apr 2023 monthly Jan 2004 - Apr 2023
Russia (%) 2.80 Feb 2024 monthly Jan 1994 - Feb 2024
Saudi Arabia (%) 4.43 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2023
Serbia (%) 9.40 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2024
Singapore (%) 1.90 May 2023 monthly Mar 2020 - May 2023
Slovakia (%) 3.82 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 2006 - Apr 2024
Slovenia (%) 3.40 Dec 2023 quarterly Jun 1997 - Dec 2023
South Africa (%) 32.90 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 2008 - Mar 2024
Spain (%) 12.29 Mar 2024 quarterly Sep 1976 - Mar 2024
Sri Lanka (%) 4.30 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2023
Sudan (%) 20.30 2010 yearly 1993 - 2010
Sweden (%) 7.22 Apr 2023 monthly Jan 1983 - Apr 2023
Switzerland (%) 4.25 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 1991 - Mar 2024

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -7.5 2023 yearly 1991 - 2023
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -3,537.373 2022 yearly 1991 - 2022
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 12,247.385 2023 yearly 1991 - 2023
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 25.2 2023 yearly 1991 - 2023
National Government Debt (USD mn) 40,206.1 Mar 2024 monthly Apr 2011 - Mar 2024
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 79.7 Dec 2021 monthly Apr 2011 - Dec 2021
Forecast: Government Expenditure (TND bn) 73.157 2028 yearly 1991 - 2028
Forecast: Government Net Debt (TND bn) 228.389 2029 yearly 1991 - 2029
Forecast: Government Revenue (TND bn) 69.030 2028 yearly 1990 - 2028
Government: Budgetary: Revenue: Grants (TND mn) 700.300 2023 yearly 2019 - 2023
Government: Budgetary: Expenditure: Transfers (TND mn) 18,270.500 2023 yearly 2019 - 2023
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 3.800 2028 yearly 1980 - 2028
Trade Balance (USD mn) -546.9 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 1959 - Apr 2024
Total Exports (USD mn) 1,578.1 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 1993 - Apr 2024
Total Exports Growth (%) 6.6 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 1994 - Apr 2024
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 44,847.459 2022 yearly 1995 - 2022
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 86,478.053 2022 yearly 1995 - 2022
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 5,327.355 2022 yearly 1995 - 2022
Total Imports (USD mn) 2,125.0 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 1993 - Apr 2024
Total Imports Growth (%) -5.2 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 1994 - Apr 2024
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 457,336.136 2022 yearly 1995 - 2022
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 180,916.560 2022 yearly 1995 - 2022
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 152.316 Dec 2023 monthly Jan 2002 - Dec 2023
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 65.002 Dec 2023 monthly Jan 2002 - Dec 2023
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 1.770 Feb 2024 monthly May 2002 - Feb 2024
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 268.265 Feb 2024 monthly May 1995 - Feb 2024
Exports: ytd: Spain (TND mn) 1,277.400 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 1997 - Mar 2024
Exports: ytd: Libya (TND mn) 416.100 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 1997 - Mar 2024
Exports: ytd: France (TND mn) 3,538.700 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 1997 - Mar 2024
Exports: ytd: Italy (TND mn) 3,086.900 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 1997 - Mar 2024
Exports: ytd: Germany (TND mn) 2,039.600 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 1997 - Mar 2024
Imports: ytd: France (TND mn) 2,046.600 Mar 2024 monthly Dec 1997 - Mar 2024
Imports: ytd: Former Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (TND mn) 2,546.300 Mar 2024 monthly Dec 1997 - Mar 2024
Imports: ytd: Germany (TND mn) 1,392.100 Mar 2024 monthly Dec 1997 - Mar 2024
Imports: ytd: United States of America (TND mn) 550.000 Mar 2024 monthly Dec 1997 - Mar 2024
Imports: ytd: Italy (TND mn) 2,177.000 Mar 2024 monthly Dec 1997 - Mar 2024
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -814.9 Dec 2022 quarterly Dec 2003 - Dec 2022
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -2.7 2023 yearly 1976 - 2023
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 132.7 Mar 2024 quarterly Dec 2003 - Mar 2024
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.0 Dec 2023 quarterly Dec 2003 - Dec 2023
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -716.869 2023 yearly 1976 - 2023
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) -1.5 2023 yearly 1976 - 2023
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) -15.7 2022 yearly 1976 - 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) -419.318 2022 yearly 1976 - 2022
External Debt (USD mn) 42,170.6 Dec 2023 quarterly Dec 2009 - Dec 2023
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 85.7 2023 yearly 2002 - 2023
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 13,771.6 2023 yearly 2002 - 2023
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 28.0 2023 yearly 2002 - 2023
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -2.494 2029 yearly 1980 - 2029
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -73,530.079 2022 yearly 1995 - 2022
BoP: Current Account: Current Transfers (TND mn) 147.800 Sep 2023 quarterly Dec 2003 - Sep 2023
BoP: Current Account: Services (TND mn) 3,275.500 Sep 2023 quarterly Dec 2003 - Sep 2023
BoP: Current Account: Merchandise: FOB (TND mn) -4,607.800 Sep 2023 quarterly Dec 2003 - Sep 2023
BoP: Current Account: Factor Income (TND mn) 401.200 Sep 2023 quarterly Dec 2003 - Sep 2023
Balance of Payments (BoP) (TND mn) 3,802.300 Sep 2023 quarterly Dec 2003 - Sep 2023
BoP: Current Account (TND mn) -783.300 Sep 2023 quarterly Dec 2003 - Sep 2023
FDI: Others (TND mn) 409.000 2022 yearly 2001 - 2022
FDI: Tourism and Real Estate (TND mn) 13.000 2022 yearly 2001 - 2022
Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) (TND mn) 2,214.000 2022 yearly 2001 - 2022
FDI: Manufacturing (TND mn) 1,301.000 2022 yearly 2001 - 2022
FDI: Energy (TND mn) 491.000 2022 yearly 2001 - 2022
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 13.7 2022 yearly 2006 - 2022
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 0.0 2020 yearly 2007 - 2020
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 3,695.058 2022 yearly 2006 - 2022
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 16,705.457 Mar 2024 monthly Feb 1994 - Mar 2024
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 36,211.196 Mar 2024 monthly Feb 1994 - Mar 2024
M2 Growth (%) 10.9 Mar 2024 monthly Feb 1995 - Mar 2024
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 1.0 Apr 2024 monthly Oct 1964 - Apr 2024
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 8,623.3 Dec 2023 monthly Jan 1964 - Dec 2023
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 17.534 Dec 2023 quarterly Dec 2000 - Dec 2023
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 4.1 Dec 2023 monthly Feb 1994 - Dec 2023
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 275.142 Dec 2023 monthly Nov 1958 - Dec 2023
Total Deposits (USD mn) 9,630.564 Nov 2023 monthly Jan 1979 - Nov 2023
Total Deposits Growth (%) 9.4 Nov 2023 monthly Jan 1980 - Nov 2023
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 51,564.0 Mar 2024 monthly Feb 1994 - Mar 2024
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 10.6 Mar 2024 monthly Feb 1995 - Mar 2024
Household Debt (USD mn) 14.4 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Mar 2021
Total Loans (USD mn) 28,251.204 Dec 2023 monthly Feb 1995 - Dec 2023
Total Loans Growth (%) 2.59 Dec 2023 monthly Feb 1996 - Dec 2023
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 63.98 2022 yearly 1965 - 2022
Banking System Resources: M4: M3: M2: M1 (TND th) 49,382,873.000 Aug 2023 monthly Feb 1994 - Aug 2023
Banking System Resources: M4: M3 (TND th) 114,269,000.000 Dec 2023 monthly Feb 1994 - Dec 2023
Banking System Resources: M4: M3: M2 (TND th) 111,516,000.000 Dec 2023 monthly Feb 1994 - Dec 2023
Monetary Aggregate: M3: M2 (TND th) 113,265,000.000 Mar 2024 monthly Dec 2001 - Mar 2024
Monetary Aggregate: M3: M2: M1 (TND th) 52,253,000.000 Mar 2024 monthly Dec 2001 - Mar 2024
Monetary Aggregate: M3 (TND th) 121,367,000.000 Mar 2024 monthly Dec 2001 - Mar 2024
Monetary Aggregate: M3: M2: M1: Currency in Circulation (TND th) 20,632,000.000 Mar 2024 monthly Dec 2001 - Mar 2024
Gross International Reserves: Foreign Currency (TND th) 26,436,489.000 Dec 2023 monthly Feb 1994 - Dec 2023
Gross International Reserves (TND th) 27,816,557.000 Dec 2023 monthly Feb 1994 - Dec 2023
Gross International Reserves: Gold (TND th) 533,430.000 Feb 2019 monthly Feb 1994 - Feb 2019
Sight Deposits: Other Depository Corporations (TND th) 26,844,107.000 Nov 2023 monthly Jan 2011 - Nov 2023

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