Sweden Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) Statistics

11, Dec 2019, EST.

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Country or Region: Sweden › Change country
Economic Indicator: Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) › See all Sweden 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: Swedish Krona
Currency Symbol: SEK

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

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

Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Sweden in year 2015 is 7.4 %.

This makes Sweden No. 48 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 %; Sweden is 2.96 more than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Sweden was 7.93 % Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Sweden in 2015 was or will be 6.72% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Sweden was or will be 6.84 %, which is 7.54% less than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Sweden, in other Years
Year %
  2021 7.2
  2020 7.2
  2019 7.2
  2018 7.2
  2017 6.967
  2016 6.842
2015 7.4
  2014 7.933
  2013 8
  2012 7.967
  2011 7.767
  2010 8.575
  2009 8.3
  2008 6.167
  2007 6.117
  2006 7.042
  2005 7.642
  2004 7.375
  2003 6.567
  2002 5.95
  2001 5.825
  2000 6.342
  1999 7.55
  1998 8.817
  1997 10.875
  1996 10.883
  1995 10.417
  1994 10.783
  1993 11.15
  1992 7.1
  1991 4
  1990 2.242
  1989 2.025
  1988 2.35
  1987 2.867
  1986 3.608
  1985 3.85
  1984 4.233
  1983 4.758
  1982 4.342
  1981 3.417
  1980 2.7