Kuwait Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) Statistics

15, Jul 2019, EDT.

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Country or Region: Kuwait › Change country
Economic Indicator: Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) › See all Kuwait indicators, › See Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) data for all countries
Detailed Analysis for Year: 2015 › Change year
Full Dataset: from 1980 to 2019
Dataset updated: 17th March 2015
Data Source: International Monetary Fund (IMF)
National or Regional Currency: Kuwaiti Dinar
Currency Symbol: KWD

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

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

Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Kuwait in year 2015 is 2.072 %.

This makes Kuwait No. 102 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 %; Kuwait is 2.37 less than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Kuwait was 2.07 % Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Kuwait in 2015 was or will be 0.00% more than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Kuwait was or will be 2.07 %, which is 0.00% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Kuwait, in other Years
Year %
  2021 2.072
  2020 2.072
  2019 2.072
  2018 2.072
  2017 2.072
  2016 2.072
2015 2.072
  2014 2.072
  2013 2.072
  2012 2.072
  2011 2.072
  2010 2.072
  2009 1.639
  2008 1.671
  2007 1.701
  2006 1.37
  2005 1.349
  2004 1.42
  2003 1.221
  2002 1.305
  2001 1.097
  2000 0.777
  1999 0.791
  1998 0.711
  1997 0.699
  1996 1.8
  1995 1.5
  1994 7.183
  1993 3.842
  1992 0.5
  1991 0.5
  1990 0.5
  1989 0.5
  1988 0.5
  1987 0.5
  1986 0.5
  1985 0.5
  1984 0.5
  1983 0.5
  1982 0.5
  1981 0.5
  1980 n/a