Bulgaria Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) Statistics

11, Nov 2019, EST.

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Country or Region: Bulgaria › Change country
Economic Indicator: Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) › See all Bulgaria 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: Lev
Currency Symbol: BGL

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

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

Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Bulgaria in year 2015 is 9.235 %.

This makes Bulgaria No. 34 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 %; Bulgaria is 4.80 more than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Bulgaria was 11.52 % Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Bulgaria in 2015 was or will be 19.86% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Bulgaria was or will be 8.61 %, which is 6.75% less than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Bulgaria, in other Years
Year %
  2021 6.695
  2020 6.977
  2019 7.254
  2018 7.526
  2017 7.924
  2016 8.612
2015 9.235
  2014 11.524
  2013 13.038
  2012 12.379
  2011 11.35
  2010 10.306
  2009 6.878
  2008 5.664
  2007 6.935
  2006 9.022
  2005 10.177
  2004 12.192
  2003 13.857
  2002 17.416
  2001 17.514
  2000 18.134
  1999 13.79
  1998 12.367
  1997 14.023
  1996 10.988
  1995 11.37
  1994 14.05
  1993 15.84
  1992 13.24
  1991 6.78
  1990 2.9
  1989 0.025
  1988 n/a
  1987 n/a
  1986 n/a
  1985 n/a
  1984 n/a
  1983 n/a
  1982 n/a
  1981 n/a
  1980 n/a