World Average Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) Statistics

20, May 2019, EDT.

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Economic Indicator: Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) › See all World Average 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: US Dollar
Currency Symbol: US$

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

Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for World Average in year 2015 is 4.44 %.

This makes World Average n/a 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 %; World Average is 0.00 more than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for World Average was 4.94 % Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for World Average in 2015 was or will be 10.12% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for World Average was or will be 4.59 %, which is 3.38% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for World Average, in other Years
Year %
  2021
  2020
  2019 4.16
  2018 4.23
  2017 4.32
  2016 4.38
2015 4.44
  2014 4.73
  2013 4.89
  2012 4.88
  2011 4.79
  2010 4.92
  2009 4.80
  2008 4.04
  2007 4.25
  2006 4.51
  2005 4.90
  2004 5.09
  2003 5.25
  2002 5.22
  2001 5.11
  2000 4.80
  1999 4.91
  1998 4.69
  1997 4.71
  1996 4.78
  1995 4.65
  1994 4.24
  1993 4.14
  1992 3.78
  1991 3.39
  1990 3.04
  1989 2.59
  1988 2.67
  1987 2.67
  1986 2.74
  1985 2.73
  1984 2.60
  1983 2.57
  1982 2.26
  1981 1.93
  1980 1.60