Unemployment rate

Egypt's unemployment rate records 7.3% in Q2 of 2021: CAPMAS

Sun, 15 Aug 2021 - 05:23 GMT

The estimate of the size of the labor force recorded 29.115 million individuals, compared to 29.284 million individuals during the previous quarter, marking a decrease of 0.6 percent.

Egypt's unemployment rate records 7.9% in 2020: CAPMAS

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 - 02:44 GMT

CAPMAS said in a statement, Wednesday, that the unemployment rate among young people between the ages of 15 and 29 reached 15 percent of the total workforce in the same age group, compared to 16.7 percent in 2019.

Egypt's unemployment rate records 9.6% in Q2 2020: CAPMAS

Mon, 17 Aug 2020 - 10:53 GMT

CAPMAS attributed the increase to ramifications of coronavirus crisis and the precaution measures taken by the government.

Things to know about Egypt's sustainable development plan for 20/21

Thu, 26 Mar 2020 - 04:51 GMT

Egypt Today reviews the most important pieces of information included in the plan.

Unemployment rate records 8.1% in Q1 2019

Wed, 15 May 2019 - 03:33 GMT

The report revealed that the size of the workforce reached 27.968 million people.

Significant figures of Egypt’s economy in IMF’s report

Mon, 08 Apr 2019 - 08:38 GMT

Egypt Today reviews the most significant figures in the IMF’s report.

Egypt targets unemployment rate of 9.1% in 2019/20

Thu, 21 Mar 2019 - 11:45 GMT

Egypt’s 2019/2020 budget targets a growth rate of 6 percent, which will be reflected on the unemployment rate, according to Planning Minister Hala el-Saeed.

Egypt's economic indicators of 2017, 2018

Sun, 16 Dec 2018 - 01:17 GMT

Egypt embarked on a bold economic reform program that included the introduction of taxes and cutting energy subsidies to trim the budget deficit.

Egypt to reach growth rate of 5.5% in 2019: IMF

Tue, 09 Oct 2018 - 10:20 GMT

IMF forecasted in a report released in Bali on the sidelines of the autumn meetings of IMF and World Bank that the growth rate in Egypt will hit 6 percent in 2023.

Unemployment rate falls to 11.3% in 2017/18

Tue, 25 Sep 2018 - 02:42 GMT

Egypt's unemployment rate witnessed an unprecedented decline, recording 11.3 percent in 2017/2018,

Manpower min.: Egypt’s jobless rate drops to 11.9% in 2017

Wed, 04 Oct 2017 - 05:07 GMT

Egypt’s unemployment rate has dropped to 11.9% in 2017, Manpower Minister Mohamed Saafan said in statements on Wednesday.

Unemployment rate decreases to 6.7% by 2021: GOV

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 - 07:48 GMT

The unemployment rate in Egypt is expected to decrease to 6.7 percent by 2021, according to a video released by the information and decision.