Pakistan Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) Statistics

26, Mar 2019, EDT.

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Country or Region: Pakistan › Change country
Economic Indicator: Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) › See all Pakistan 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: Pakistani Rupee
Currency Symbol: PKR

Source: IMF Staff Estimates Latest actual data: 2014/15. Preliminary data from the authorities. Employment type: Other Primary domestic currency: Pakistan rupee Data last updated: 03/2016

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

Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Pakistan in year 2015 is 6 %.

This makes Pakistan No. 66 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 %; Pakistan is 1.56 more than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Pakistan was 6.24 % Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Pakistan in 2015 was or will be 3.85% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Pakistan was or will be 6.06 %, which is 0.97% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Pakistan, in other Years
Year %
  2021 6.37
  2020 6.306
  2019 6.243
  2018 6.181
  2017 6.119
  2016 6.058
2015 6
  2014 6.24
  2013 6.095
  2012 5.95
  2011 5.55
  2010 5.46
  2009 5.2
  2008 5.2
  2007 6.2
  2006 7.69
  2005 7.69
  2004 8.27
  2003 8.27
  2002 7.82
  2001 7.82
  2000 5.89
  1999 5.89
  1998 6.12
  1997 5.37
  1996 5.37
  1995 4.84
  1994 4.73
  1993 5.85
  1992 6.28
  1991 3.13
  1990 3.13
  1989 3.141
  1988 3.142
  1987 3.071
  1986 3.3
  1985 3.65
  1984 3.75
  1983 3.85
  1982 n/a
  1981 n/a
  1980 n/a