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

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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: 2014 › Change year
Full Dataset: from 1980 to 2019
Dataset updated: 17th March 2015
Data Source: International Monetary Fund (IMF)
National or Regional Currency: Bahamian Dollar
Currency Symbol: BSD

Source: National Statistical Office Latest actual data: 2013 Employment type: National definition Primary domestic currency: Bahamian dollar Data last updated: 07/2014

Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) Statistics for Bahamas (The Bahamas), Year 2014 - In Detail

Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Bahamas in year 2014 is 16.353 %.

This makes Bahamas No. 10 in world rankings according to Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) in year 2014. The world's average Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) value is 4.62 %; Bahamas is 11.73 more than the average.

In the previous year, 2013, Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Bahamas was 16.18 % Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Bahamas in 2014 was or will be 1.04% more than it was or will be in 2013.

In the following or forecasted year, 2015, Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Bahamas was or will be 15.89 %, which is 2.82% less than the 2014 figure.

* Source: IMF
Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Bahamas, in other Years
Year %
  2019 14
  2018 14.596
  2017 14.94
  2016 15.34
  2015 15.892
2014 16.353
  2013 16.184
  2012 14.69
  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