List of countries by unemployment rate

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Unemployment rate by country[edit]

Country / RegionUnemployment rate (%)Source / date of information
 Afghanistan35.02008[1]
 Albania13.22013 (Q4)[2][verification needed]
 Algeria10.22013(September)[3]
 American Samoa (United States)49.92011 (March)[4]
 Andorra2.92013
 Anguilla (United Kingdom)7.82013 (July)[5]
 Antigua and Barbuda11.02001[1]
 Argentina7.12013 (Q1)[6]
 Armenia17.32013[7]
 Aruba (Netherlands)15.72013[8]
 Australia62014 (Jan)[9]
 Austria4.8 (previously employed individuals only)2013 (November)[10]
 Azerbaijan5.72012[1]
 Bahrain15.02005[1]
 Bangladesh5.02012[1]
 Barbados11.52013 (Q1)[11]
 Belarus0.52013[12]
 Belgium8.42013 (November)[10]
 Belize11.32012 [1]
 Bermuda82012 [1]
 Bhutan42009 [1]
 Bolivia7.52012 [1]
 Bosnia and Herzegovina27.22011[13]
 Botswana17.82009[1]
 Brazil5.42013 (November)[14]
 British Virgin Islands (United Kingdom)3.12007[15]
 Brunei2.62011[1]
 Bulgaria12.92013 (November)[10]
 Burma5.42012[1]
 Cambodia02011[1]
 Cameroon4.4 (underemployment - 75.8) 30.0[1] (CIA estimate)2005[16]
 Canada7.22013 (July)[17]
 Cape Verde13.12010 (May)[18]
 Cayman Islands (United Kingdom)4.0 (5.5 - 2010 estimate)[19]2008[20]
 Central African Republic8.02001[1]
 Chad22.62006[21]
 Chile6.22012 (November)[22]
 China, People's Republic of4.12010 (September)[23]
 Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia)11.32006[24]
 Colombia7.82013 (October)[25]
 Comoros20.01996[1]
 Cook Islands13.12005 [1]
 Costa Rica7.82009 (October)[26]
 Croatia18.62013 (November) [10]
 Cuba3.82012[1]
 Cyprus17.32013 (November)[10]
 Czech Republic6.92013 (November)[10]
 Denmark6.92013 (November)[10]
 Djibouti59.02007[1]
 Dominica23.02000[1]
 Dominican Republic14.42010 (April)[27]
 East Timor20.02006
 Ecuador7.72010 (Q2)[28]
 Egypt8.12013 (Q2)[28]
 El Salvador6.12012[1]
 Equatorial Guinea22.32009[1]
 Estonia10.82012 (March)[29]
 European Union122014(January)[30]
 Faroe Islands (Denmark)5.92010 (May)[31]
 Fiji8.62007[32][33]
 Finland8.42013 (November)[10]
 France10.82013 (November)[10]
 French Polynesia (France)11.72007[34]
 Gabon21.02006[1]
 Gaza Strip (Palestine)37.82010[35]
 Georgia15.12011[36]
 Germany5.22013 (November)[10]
 Ghana3.62008 (September)[37]
 Gibraltar (United Kingdom)1.82011[38]
 Greece282013 (November) [39]
 Greenland (Denmark)7.82009[40]
 Grenada24.52009 (June)[41]
 Guam (United States)13.32013 (March)[42]
 Guatemala4.12011[1]
 Guernsey (United Kingdom)1.52010 (Q2)[43]
 Guyana9.02009 (July)[44]
 Honduras4.42012[1]
 Hong Kong3.32012 (July–September)[45]
 Hungary8.92013 (November) - 2014 (January)[46]
 Iceland5.42013 (November)[10]
 India8.52012 [1]
 Indonesia6.12012 [1]
 Iran15.52012 [1]
 Iraq16.02012 [1]
 Ireland12.12014 (February)[47]
 Isle of Man1.82010 (August)[48]
 Israel5.92013 (October)[49]
 Italy12.72013 (November)[10]
 Jamaica11.32009 (July)[50]
 Japan3.92013 (June)[10]
 Jersey (United Kingdom)2.72009 (July)[51]
 Jordan11.92010 (Q4)[52]
 Kazakhstan6.12010 (May)[53]
 Kenya42.02009[54]
 Kiribati38.22006[55]
 Kosovo (disputed)45.32011[1]
 Kuwait1.52008 (March)[56]
 Kyrgyzstan8.22008[57][58]
 Laos2.52009[1]
 Latvia12.02013 (September)[10]
 Lebanon10.02009 (July)[59]
 Lesotho42.72008[60]
 Libya13.02005 (May)[61]
 Liechtenstein2.52011 (December)[1]
 Lithuania11.32013 (November)[10]
 Luxembourg6.12013 (November)[10]
 Macau (China)22012 [1]
 Macedonia28.72013 (Q3)[62]
 Malaysia3.02011 (October)[63]
 Mali30.02004[1]
 Malta6.42013 (November)[10]
 Marshall Islands30.91999[64]
 Mauritania30.02008[1]
 Mauritius7.92012 (Q13)[65]
 Mayotte (France)25.42005[1]
 Mexico4.92013 (September) [66]
 Federated States of Micronesia222000[67]
 Moldova9.12010 (Q1)[68]
 Monaco0.02011[1]
 Mongolia12.22010 (Q1)[69]
 Montenegro15.02013 (December 30th) [70]
 Montserrat (United Kingdom)6.01998[1]
 Morocco10.02010 (Q1)[71][72]
 Mozambique60.02009
 Namibia51.22008[1]
 Nauru90.02004[1]
   Nepal46.02008[1]
 Netherlands6.92013 (November)[10]
 Netherlands Antilles (Netherlands)10.02008[73]
 New Caledonia (France)17.12004[1]
 New Zealand6.02013 (December quarter)[74]
 Nicaragua5.92009[1]
 Nigeria9.92009 (March)[75]
 North KoreaN/A2012 (April)[1]
 Northern Mariana Islands (United States)11.22010[1]
 Norway3.52013 (August)[76]
 Niue10.72006[77]
 Pakistan6.02012[1]
 Palau4.22005[1]
 Panama5.62011[78]
 Papua New Guinea1.92008[1]
 Paraguay6.92012[1]
 Peru5.82012 (January)[79]
 Philippines7.32013 (September)[80]
 Poland10.62013 (January)[81]
 Portugal15.52013 (November)[10]
 Puerto Rico (United States)14.72013 (November)[82]
 Qatar0.52012[1]
 Romania7.32013 (November)[10]
 Russia5.22013 (May)[83]
 Saint Helena (United Kingdom)14.01998[1]
 Saint Kitts and Nevis5.12006[84]
 Saint Lucia15.72006[85]
 Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France)9.92008[1]
 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines18.02009 (June)[41]
 San Marino7.02012[1]
 Saudi Arabia12.12012[86]
 Senegal48.0 (30.0 among adults aged 24 and under[87])2007[1]
 Serbia20.12013 (December)[88]
 Singapore1.92011 (March)[89]
 Slovakia14.02013 (November)[10]
 Slovenia9.92013 (November)[10]
 South Africa25.52012 (Q3)[90]
 South Korea2.72013 (November)[91]
 Spain262013 (November)[10]
 Sri Lanka4.22012 (Q1)[92]
 Sudan20.02012[1]
 Suriname9.02008[1]
 Swaziland40.62007[93]
 Sweden8.02013 (November)[10]
  Switzerland3.12012 (April)[94]
 Syria18.02012[1]
 Taiwan4.22013 (October)[95]
 Tajikistan60.02008 (August)[96]
 Thailand0.562013 (January)[97]
 The Bahamas142012 [1]
 Tonga1.12006[98]
 Trinidad and Tobago5.82009 (Q3)[28]
 Tunisia13.32009[99]
 Turkey9.82013 (October)[10]
 Turkmenistan70.02008 (November)[100]
 Turks and Caicos Islands5.42007[101]
 Ukraine9.22009 (December)[28]
 United Arab Emirates4.32010[102]
 United Kingdom7.12014 (January)[103]
 United States6.72014 (January)[104]
 Uruguay5.32012 (January)[105]
 Uzbekistan8.02008 (December)[106]
 Vanuatu78.21999[107]
 Venezuela5.62013 (December)[108]
 Vietnam3.22012 (April)[1]
 U.S. Virgin Islands (United States)13.72013 (October)[109]
 Wallis and Futuna (France)12.22008[110]
 West Bank17.22010[111]
 Yemen35.02009 (June)[112]
 Zambia14.02006 [1]
 Zimbabwe702011[113]

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