Latvia Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) Statistics

12, Dec 2019, EST.

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Country or Region: Latvia › Change country
Economic Indicator: Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) › See all Latvia 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: Lats
Currency Symbol: LVL

Source: National Statistics Office Latest actual data: 2015 Notes: Labor statistics are based on Labor Force Survey data, which were revised in 2011 in compliance with Population and Housing Census 2011 results; data before 2011 have not been revised yet. Employment type: Harmonized ILO definition Primary domestic currency: Euro Data last updated: 03/2016

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

Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Latvia in year 2015 is 9.877 %.

This makes Latvia No. 29 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 %; Latvia is 5.44 more than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Latvia was 10.84 % Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Latvia in 2015 was or will be 8.91% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Latvia was or will be 9.45 %, which is 4.28% less than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Latvia, in other Years
Year %
  2021 8.023
  2020 8.231
  2019 8.485
  2018 8.763
  2017 9.085
  2016 9.454
2015 9.877
  2014 10.843
  2013 11.871
  2012 15.048
  2011 16.203
  2010 19.467
  2009 17.567
  2008 7.742
  2007 6.058
  2006 7.042
  2005 10.05
  2004 11.75
  2003 11.642
  2002 12.492
  2001 13.475
  2000 14.342
  1999 14.067
  1998 13.958
  1997 15.167
  1996 20.711
  1995 6.951
  1994 6.951
  1993 6.951
  1992 3.178
  1991 n/a
  1990 n/a
  1989 n/a
  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