Ireland Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) Statistics

18, Nov 2019, EST.

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Country or Region: Ireland › Change country
Economic Indicator: Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) › See all Ireland 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: Euro
Currency Symbol: EUR

Source: National Statistics Office. Central Statistical Office of Ireland (CSO), data is from the Quarterly National Household Survey (QNHS) and is the average of the quarterly observations. Latest actual data: 2015 Employment type: Harmonized ILO definition Primary domestic currency: Euro Data last updated: 03/2016

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

Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Ireland in year 2015 is 9.396 %.

This makes Ireland No. 32 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 %; Ireland is 4.96 more than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Ireland was 11.26 % Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Ireland in 2015 was or will be 16.58% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Ireland was or will be 8.34 %, which is 11.23% less than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Ireland, in other Years
Year %
  2021 6.707
  2020 6.723
  2019 6.712
  2018 7.067
  2017 7.537
  2016 8.341
2015 9.396
  2014 11.263
  2013 13.045
  2012 14.672
  2011 14.625
  2010 13.853
  2009 12.009
  2008 6.4
  2007 4.674
  2006 4.499
  2005 4.389
  2004 4.489
  2003 4.58
  2002 4.448
  2001 3.93
  2000 4.252
  1999 5.556
  1998 7.383
  1997 10.1
  1996 11.8
  1995 14.1
  1994 15.1
  1993 16.7
  1992 16.3
  1991 19
  1990 17.2
  1989 17.9
  1988 18.4
  1987 18.8
  1986 18.1
  1985 17.7
  1984 n/a
  1983 n/a
  1982 n/a
  1981 n/a
  1980 n/a