Iceland Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) Statistics

17, Nov 2019, EST.

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Country or Region: Iceland › Change country
Economic Indicator: Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) › See all Iceland 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: Icelandic Kr
Currency Symbol: ISK

Source: Labor Directorate Latest actual data: 2015 Notes: LHEM series is from the OECD, hourly earnings in the manufacturing sector Employment type: Other Primary domestic currency: Icelandic kr

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

Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Iceland in year 2015 is 3.992 %.

This makes Iceland No. 90 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 %; Iceland is 0.45 less than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Iceland was 4.96 % Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Iceland in 2015 was or will be 19.48% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Iceland was or will be 3.80 %, which is 4.81% less than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Iceland, in other Years
Year %
  2021 4
  2020 4
  2019 3.9
  2018 3.8
  2017 3.7
  2016 3.8
2015 3.992
  2014 4.958
  2013 5.392
  2012 6.025
  2011 7.05
  2010 7.558
  2009 7.233
  2008 2.983
  2007 2.292
  2006 2.875
  2005 2.583
  2004 3.05
  2003 3.358
  2002 3.076
  2001 2.335
  2000 2.178
  1999 2.034
  1998 2.86
  1997 3.749
  1996 3.698
  1995 4.794
  1994 5.315
  1993 5.297
  1992 4.19
  1991 2.457
  1990 2.594
  1989 1.658
  1988 0.636
  1987 0.441
  1986 0.656
  1985 0.906
  1984 1.254
  1983 1.022
  1982 0.67
  1981 0.365
  1980 0.313