Unemployment Rate

Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit Reference Frequency
Djibouti 54.00 59.50 59.50 43.50
percent
Dec/10 Yearly [+]
Congo 46.10 49.10 66.90 45.40
percent
Dec/13 Yearly [+]
Bosnia and Herzegovina 43.02 43.01 46.10 39.03
percent
Jun/15 Monthly [+]
Haiti 40.60 9.61 40.60 7.20
percent
Dec/10 Yearly [+]
Kenya 40.00 12.70 40.00 12.70
percent
Dec/11 Yearly [+]
Kosovo 35.30 30.00 57.00 30.00
percent
Dec/14 Yearly [+]
Yemen 29.00 17.80 29.00 13.70
percent
Dec/11 Yearly [+]
Swaziland 28.50 28.20 28.60 21.70
percent
Dec/10 Yearly [+]
Namibia 28.10 27.40 37.60 19.50
percent
Dec/14 Yearly [+]
Macedonia 27.32 27.60 37.30 27.32
percent
Mar/15 Quarterly [+]
Republic of the Congo 26.60 26.60 26.60 26.60
percent
Dec/10 Yearly [+]
Angola 26.00 25.00 35.00 25.00
percent
Dec/14 Yearly [+]
Senegal 25.70 12.00 12.00 5.60
percent
Dec/13 Yearly [+]
Palestine 25.60 26.50 35.60 8.80
percent
Mar/15 Quarterly [+]
Lesotho 25.30 27.30 39.30 25.30
percent
Dec/08 Yearly [+]
South Africa 25.00 26.40 31.20 21.50
percent
Jun/15 Quarterly [+]
Greece 24.99 25.58 27.91 7.29
percent
May/15 Monthly [+]
Spain 22.37 23.78 26.94 4.41
percent
Jun/15 Quarterly [+]
Equatorial Guinea 22.30 19.70 22.30 1.30
percent
Dec/09 Yearly [+]
Gambia 22.00 6.00 22.00 6.00
percent
Dec/10 Yearly [+]
Guyana 21.00 21.00 28.50 11.70
percent
Dec/11 Yearly [+]
Botswana 20.00 17.80 23.80 13.90
percent
Dec/13 Yearly [+]
Libya 19.50 20.70 20.70 13.00
percent
Dec/11 Yearly [+]
Sudan 19.50 15.90 19.50 11.10
percent
Dec/14 Yearly [+]
Armenia 19.10 17.80 20.70 6.30
percent
Mar/15 Quarterly [+]
Serbia 17.90 19.20 25.50 13.30
percent
Jun/15 Quarterly [+]
Ethiopia 17.40 17.50 26.40 17.40
percent
Dec/14 Yearly [+]
Albania 17.30 18.00 22.30 12.10
percent
Mar/15 Quarterly [+]
Mozambique 17.00 18.70 18.70 17.00
percent
Dec/07 Yearly [+]
Cyprus 16.30 16.20 16.90 3.20
percent
Jul/15 Monthly [+]
Gabon 16.00 14.80 16.00 14.80
percent
Dec/10 Yearly [+]
Iraq 16.00 15.10 28.10 15.10
percent
Dec/13 Yearly [+]
Croatia 15.90 16.10 23.60 12.20
percent
Jul/15 Monthly [+]
Cape Verde 15.80 16.40 20.20 10.70
percent
Dec/14 Yearly [+]
Bahamas 15.70 15.40 15.70 6.90
percent
Dec/14 Yearly [+]
Ivory Coast 15.70 4.60 15.70 4.60
percent
Dec/08 Yearly [+]
Oman 15.00 15.00 15.00 15.00
percent
Dec/11 Yearly [+]
Tunisia 15.00 15.20 18.90 12.40
percent
Mar/15 Quarterly [+]
Zambia 15.00 15.90 19.70 12.00
percent
Dec/08 Yearly [+]
Dominican Republic 14.90 15.00 19.70 13.90
percent
Mar/14 Semesterly [+]
Syria 14.90 14.90 14.90 8.00
percent
Dec/12 Yearly [+]
Eritrea 14.50 14.50 14.50 14.50
percent
Dec/84 Yearly [+]
Jamaica 14.20 13.80 16.50 9.80
percent
Mar/15 Quarterly [+]
New Caledonia 13.80 13.80 18.60 13.80
percent
Dec/09 Yearly [+]
Sao Tome and Principe 13.60 14.00 16.70 13.60
percent
Dec/12 Yearly [+]
Montenegro 13.48 13.40 31.00 10.20
percent
Jul/15 Monthly [+]
Jordan 12.90 12.30 14.30 10.80
percent
Mar/15 Quarterly [+]
Egypt 12.70 12.80 13.40 8.10
percent
Jun/15 Quarterly [+]
Georgia 12.40 14.60 16.90 10.30
percent
Dec/14 Yearly [+]
Italy 12.00 12.50 13.00 5.80
percent
Jul/15 Monthly [+]
Slovenia 12.00 12.30 15.50 6.30
percent
Jun/15 Monthly [+]
South Sudan 12.00 12.00 12.00 12.00
percent
Dec/08 Yearly [+]
Portugal 11.90 13.70 17.50 3.70
percent
Jun/15 Quarterly [+]
Puerto Rico 11.90 12.60 24.00 9.70
percent
Jul/15 Monthly [+]
Maldives 11.60 11.10 14.40 9.70
percent
Dec/13 Yearly [+]
Barbados 11.50 12.90 13.20 7.60
percent
Mar/15 Quarterly [+]
Slovakia 11.50 11.60 19.70 8.70
percent
Jul/15 Monthly [+]
Zimbabwe 11.30 10.70 11.30 4.20
percent
Dec/14 Yearly [+]
Belize 11.10 11.70 23.30 8.20
percent
Dec/14 Yearly [+]
East Timor 11.00 3.90 11.00 3.90
percent
Dec/13 Yearly [+]
Euro Area 10.90 11.10 12.10 7.20
percent
Jul/15 Monthly [+]
Iran 10.80 11.50 14.70 9.50
percent
Jun/15 Quarterly [+]
Uzbekistan 10.70 10.90 11.10 10.70
percent
Dec/13 Yearly [+]
Algeria 10.60 9.80 29.50 9.80
percent
Sep/14 Quarterly [+]
Turkmenistan 10.60 10.80 11.00 10.60
percent
Dec/13 Yearly [+]
France 10.30 10.40 10.80 7.20
percent
Mar/15 Quarterly [+]
Tanzania 10.30 10.70 12.90 10.30
percent
Dec/14 Yearly [+]
Costa Rica 10.10 9.70 10.91 8.30
percent
Mar/15 Quarterly [+]
Mauritania 10.10 31.20 32.80 10.10
percent
Dec/12 Yearly [+]
Poland 10.10 10.30 20.70 0.30
percent
Jul/15 Monthly [+]
Ukraine 10.00 11.00 11.00 6.50
percent
Mar/15 Quarterly [+]
Latvia 9.80 10.20 20.70 5.40
percent
Jun/15 Quarterly [+]
European Union 9.50 9.60 11.00 6.70
percent
Jul/15 Monthly [+]
Ireland 9.50 9.50 17.30 3.70
percent
Aug/15 Monthly [+]
Bulgaria 9.40 9.62 19.27 4.68
percent
Jul/15 Monthly [+]
Turkey 9.30 9.60 14.80 7.30
percent
May/15 Monthly [+]
Suriname 8.90 8.00 14.00 7.00
percent
Dec/14 Yearly [+]
Colombia 8.80 8.20 17.87 7.71
percent
Jul/15 Monthly [+]
Mauritius 8.70 7.54 19.70 2.70
percent
Mar/15 Quarterly [+]
Morocco 8.70 9.90 15.10 7.80
percent
Jun/15 Quarterly [+]
Belgium 8.60 8.60 11.00 6.30
percent
Jun/15 Monthly [+]
Lithuania 8.50 8.20 18.30 4.00
percent
Jun/15 Monthly [+]
Moldova 8.50 3.50 13.00 3.00
percent
Mar/15 Quarterly [+]
Austria 8.40 8.10 10.50 0.80
percent
Aug/15 Monthly [+]
Finland 8.40 10.00 19.90 0.70
percent
Jul/15 Monthly [+]
Mali 8.20 10.50 10.80 3.30
percent
Dec/14 Yearly [+]
Fiji 8.10 8.50 9.40 4.60
percent
Dec/13 Yearly [+]
Afghanistan 8.00 8.70 8.70 8.00
percent
Dec/13 Yearly [+]
Paraguay 8.00 6.50 9.70 6.00
percent
Mar/15 Quarterly [+]
Venezuela 7.90 5.50 20.70 5.50
percent
Jan/15 Monthly [+]
Chad 7.80 22.60 22.60 7.80
percent
Dec/12 Yearly [+]
Burundi 7.70 35.00 35.00 7.70
percent
Dec/12 Yearly [+]
Central African Republic 7.60 16.10 16.10 6.00
percent
Dec/12 Yearly [+]
Brazil 7.50 6.90 13.10 4.30
percent
Jul/15 Monthly [+]
Nigeria 7.50 6.40 23.90 5.30
percent
Mar/15 Quarterly [+]
Bolivia 7.40 7.50 14.50 7.40
percent
Dec/13 Yearly [+]
Mongolia 7.40 7.70 10.30 2.80
percent
Mar/15 Quarterly [+]
Uruguay 7.40 7.40 13.40 5.40
percent
Jun/15 Monthly [+]
Comoros 7.00 13.50 20.00 7.00
percent
Dec/12 Yearly [+]
Brunei 6.90 9.30 9.30 2.90
percent
Dec/14 Yearly [+]
Luxembourg 6.90 6.90 7.30 1.40
percent
Jul/15 Monthly [+]
Canada 6.80 6.80 13.10 2.90
percent
Jul/15 Monthly [+]
Hungary 6.80 6.90 11.80 5.50
percent
Jul/15 Monthly [+]
Netherlands 6.80 6.90 7.90 3.60
percent
Jul/15 Monthly [+]
Nicaragua 6.80 5.90 17.80 1.60
percent
Dec/14 Yearly [+]
Romania 6.80 6.80 8.10 5.40
percent
Jul/15 Monthly [+]
Togo 6.80 6.80 6.80 6.80
percent
Dec/06 Yearly [+]
Argentina 6.60 7.10 20.80 6.40
percent
Jun/15 Quarterly [+]
Burkina Faso 6.60 3.30 6.60 0.90
percent
Dec/14 Yearly [+]
Chile 6.60 6.50 13.50 5.10
percent
Jul/15 Monthly [+]
Malawi 6.60 3.00 7.00 3.00
percent
Dec/13 Yearly [+]
Estonia 6.50 6.20 20.10 0.50
percent
Jun/15 Quarterly [+]
Lebanon 6.50 6.20 9.00 6.20
percent
Dec/13 Yearly [+]
Sweden 6.50 8.50 10.50 1.30
percent
Jul/15 Monthly [+]
Peru 6.40 7.00 13.00 5.60
percent
Jul/15 Monthly [+]
Philippines 6.40 6.60 13.90 6.00
percent
Jun/15 Quarterly [+]
Australia 6.30 6.00 10.90 4.00
percent
Jul/15 Monthly [+]
Czech Republic 6.30 6.20 9.69 0.09
percent
Jul/15 Monthly [+]
Pakistan 6.00 6.00 7.80 3.10
percent
Dec/14 Quarterly [+]
El Salvador 5.90 6.10 7.97 5.88
percent
Dec/13 Yearly [+]
New Zealand 5.90 5.80 11.20 3.50
percent
Jun/15 Quarterly [+]
Indonesia 5.81 5.94 11.24 2.00
percent
Mar/15 Quarterly [+]
Malta 5.70 5.85 8.24 5.70
percent
Mar/15 Quarterly [+]
Saudi Arabia 5.70 5.70 6.30 4.35
percent
Dec/14 Quarterly [+]
United Kingdom 5.60 5.60 12.00 3.40
percent
Jun/15 Monthly [+]
Israel 5.30 5.30 11.40 4.90
percent
Jul/15 Monthly [+]
Russia 5.30 5.40 14.10 4.80
percent
Jul/15 Monthly [+]
United States 5.30 5.30 10.80 2.50
percent
Jul/15 Monthly [+]
Ghana 5.20 5.96 12.90 5.20
percent
Dec/13 Yearly [+]
Azerbaijan 5.00 5.20 11.80 5.00
percent
Dec/13 Yearly [+]
Kazakhstan 5.00 5.00 9.70 4.40
percent
May/15 Monthly [+]
India 4.90 5.20 9.40 4.90
percent
Dec/13 Yearly [+]
Mexico 4.72 4.41 5.93 2.22
percent
Jul/15 Monthly [+]
Cayman Islands 4.70 6.30 7.50 2.60
percent
Dec/14 Yearly [+]
Germany 4.70 4.70 14.20 0.40
percent
Jul/15 Monthly [+]
Seychelles 4.70 1.00 4.70 1.00
percent
Dec/14 Yearly [+]
Sri Lanka 4.70 4.40 11.30 3.90
percent
Mar/15 Quarterly [+]
Denmark 4.60 4.70 6.20 2.40
percent
Jul/15 Monthly [+]
North Korea 4.60 4.60 5.00 2.80
percent
Dec/13 Yearly [+]
Norway 4.50 4.30 4.70 2.40
percent
Jun/15 Monthly [+]
Ecuador 4.47 4.84 11.86 4.47
percent
Jun/15 Quarterly [+]
Bangladesh 4.30 4.50 5.10 4.30
percent
Dec/13 Yearly [+]
Honduras 4.30 4.50 12.10 2.90
percent
Dec/13 Yearly [+]
Iceland 4.30 3.30 9.20 0.10
percent
Jul/15 Monthly [+]
Uganda 4.20 1.90 4.20 1.90
percent
Dec/10 Yearly [+]
United Arab Emirates 4.20 4.60 4.60 1.15
percent
Dec/12 Yearly [+]
China 4.04 4.10 4.30 3.90
percent
Jun/15 Quarterly [+]
Myanmar 4.02 4.00 4.15 4.00
percent
Dec/13 Yearly [+]
Cameroon 3.80 3.80 5.60 3.80
percent
Dec/12 Yearly [+]
Guinea 3.80 1.30 3.80 1.30
percent
Dec/12 Yearly [+]
Madagascar 3.80 3.70 6.80 3.70
percent
Dec/10 Yearly [+]
Taiwan 3.74 3.76 6.02 1.04
percent
Jul/15 Monthly [+]
Bahrain 3.70 3.70 16.00 3.30
percent
Dec/12 Monthly [+]
Liberia 3.70 5.60 15.90 3.70
percent
Dec/10 Yearly [+]
South Korea 3.70 3.90 7.10 2.90
percent
Jul/15 Monthly [+]
Trinidad and Tobago 3.70 3.30 21.10 3.10
percent
Mar/15 Quarterly [+]
Kuwait 3.50 2.72 7.18 0.50
percent
Dec/13 Yearly [+]
Rwanda 3.40 1.20 3.40 1.00
percent
Dec/12 Yearly [+]
Sierra Leone 3.40 3.40 3.40 3.40
percent
Dec/04 Yearly [+]
Hong Kong 3.30 3.20 8.50 1.00
percent
Jul/15 Monthly [+]
Japan 3.30 3.40 5.60 1.00
percent
Jul/15 Monthly [+]
Malaysia 3.10 3.10 4.50 2.70
percent
Jun/15 Monthly [+]
Switzerland 3.10 3.10 5.40 1.60
percent
Jul/15 Monthly [+]
Bhutan 2.90 2.10 4.00 1.15
percent
Dec/14 Yearly [+]
Guatemala 2.90 2.90 4.13 2.47
percent
Jun/14 Quarterly [+]
Cuba 2.70 3.30 5.40 1.60
percent
Dec/14 Yearly [+]
Nepal 2.70 2.70 8.80 1.79
percent
Dec/13 Yearly [+]
Panama 2.50 4.10 16.30 2.50
percent
Dec/15 Yearly [+]
Vietnam 2.44 2.22 4.50 1.81
percent
Jun/15 Quarterly [+]
Liechtenstein 2.40 2.50 3.20 2.30
percent
Dec/14 Yearly [+]
Tajikistan 2.40 2.40 3.13 2.00
percent
Mar/15 Monthly [+]
Kyrgyzstan 2.30 2.40 3.50 2.30
percent
May/15 Monthly [+]
Niger 2.25 15.90 15.90 1.47
percent
Dec/08 Yearly [+]
Papua New Guinea 2.10 2.40 3.10 1.90
percent
Dec/13 Yearly [+]
Singapore 2.00 1.81 6.00 1.40
percent
Jun/15 Quarterly [+]
Guinea Bissau 1.80 3.20 10.14 3.20
percent
Dec/10 Yearly [+]
Macao 1.80 1.80 7.10 1.70
percent
Jul/15 Monthly [+]
Laos 1.40 1.40 2.59 1.39
percent
Dec/13 Yearly [+]
Benin 1.00 1.00 5.50 1.00
percent
Dec/12 Yearly [+]
Thailand 0.83 0.93 5.73 0.39
percent
Jun/15 Monthly [+]
Belarus 0.50 0.50 4.00 0.50
percent
Dec/14 Yearly [+]
Cambodia 0.30 0.10 5.30 0.10
percent
Dec/13 Yearly [+]
Qatar 0.20 0.30 3.90 0.20
percent
Dec/14 Yearly [+]


This page provides values for Unemployment Rate reported in several countries. The table has current values for Unemployment Rate, previous releases, historical highs and record lows, release frequency, reported unit and currency plus links to historical data charts. 9/1/2015