Bahamas (The Bahamas) Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) Statistics

06, Dec 2016, EST.

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Country or Region: Bahamas (The Bahamas) › Change country
Economic Indicator: Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) › See all Bahamas indicators, › See Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) data for all countries
Detailed Analysis for Year: 2015 › Change year
Full Dataset: from 1980 to 2021
Dataset updated: 30th June 2016
Data Source: International Monetary Fund (IMF)
National or Regional Currency: Bahamian Dollar
Currency Symbol: BSD

Source: National Statistics Office Latest actual data: 2014 Employment type: National definition Primary domestic currency: Bahamian dollar Data last updated: 03/2016

Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) Statistics for Bahamas (The Bahamas), Year 2015 - In Detail

Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Bahamas in year 2015 is 13.379 %.

This makes Bahamas No. 14 in world rankings according to Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) in year 2015. The world's average Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) value is 4.44 %; Bahamas is 8.94 more than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Bahamas was 14.64 % Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Bahamas in 2015 was or will be 8.59% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Bahamas was or will be 14.11 %, which is 5.45% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Bahamas, in other Years
Year %
  2021 11.427
  2020 11.731
  2019 11.93
  2018 12.686
  2017 13.827
  2016 14.108
2015 13.379
  2014 14.636
  2013 15.782
  2012 14.367
  2011 15.889
  2010 15.082
  2009 14.246
  2008 8.703
  2007 7.853
  2006 7.628
  2005 10.17
  2004 10.202
  2003 10.835
  2002 9.102
  2001 6.9
  2000 7
  1999 7.796
  1998 7.743
  1997 9.779
  1996 11.505
  1995 10.9
  1994 13.292
  1993 13.1
  1992 14.8
  1991 12.3
  1990 12
  1989 11.7
  1988 11
  1987 11.5
  1986 12.2
  1985 n/a
  1984 n/a
  1983 n/a
  1982 n/a
  1981 n/a
  1980 n/a