Portugal Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) Statistics

15, Dec 2019, EST.

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Country or Region: Portugal › Change country
Economic Indicator: Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) › See all Portugal 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 Latest actual data: 2014 Employment type: Harmonized ILO definition Primary domestic currency: Euro Data last updated: 03/2016

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

Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Portugal in year 2015 is 12.444 %.

This makes Portugal No. 17 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 %; Portugal is 8.00 more than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Portugal was 13.89 % Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Portugal in 2015 was or will be 10.44% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Portugal was or will be 11.56 %, which is 7.08% less than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Portugal, in other Years
Year %
  2021 9.307
  2020 9.759
  2019 10.207
  2018 10.654
  2017 11.099
  2016 11.563
2015 12.444
  2014 13.894
  2013 16.183
  2012 15.526
  2011 12.677
  2010 10.77
  2009 9.432
  2008 7.552
  2007 7.964
  2006 7.647
  2005 7.582
  2004 6.623
  2003 6.264
  2002 4.995
  2001 4.009
  2000 3.925
  1999 4.381
  1998 4.937
  1997 6.741
  1996 7.251
  1995 7.151
  1994 6.34
  1993 5.127
  1992 3.86
  1991 4.138
  1990 4.225
  1989 5.059
  1988 7.069
  1987 7.126
  1986 8.603
  1985 8.674
  1984 10.503
  1983 7.945
  1982 7.457
  1981 8.29
  1980 7.824