Angola Unemployment Rate 1991-2021

Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment.
  • Angola unemployment rate for 2020 was 7.70%, a 0.77% increase from 2019.
  • Angola unemployment rate for 2019 was 6.93%, a 0.07% decline from 2018.
  • Angola unemployment rate for 2018 was 7.00%, a 0.1% decline from 2017.
  • Angola unemployment rate for 2017 was 7.10%, a 0.1% decline from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Angola Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year Unemployment Rate (%) Annual Change
2020 7.70% 0.77%
2019 6.93% -0.07%
2018 7.00% -0.10%
2017 7.10% -0.10%
2016 7.20% -0.06%
2015 7.26% -0.05%
2014 7.31% -0.07%
2013 7.38% 0.01%
2012 7.37% 0.01%
2011 7.36% -2.07%
2010 9.43% 5.65%
2009 3.78% 0.15%
2008 3.63% -0.03%
2007 3.66% -0.07%
2006 3.73% -0.08%
2005 3.81% -0.04%
2004 3.85% -0.03%
2003 3.88% 0.00%
2002 3.88% 0.03%
2001 3.85% -0.02%
2000 3.87% -0.01%
1999 3.88% 0.02%
1998 3.86% 0.00%
1997 3.86% 0.00%
1996 3.86% 0.00%
1995 3.86% -0.01%
1994 3.87% 0.02%
1993 3.85% 0.07%
1992 3.78% 0.03%
1991 3.75% 0.03%