Angola Unemployment Rate 1991-2020

Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment.
  • Angola unemployment rate for 2019 was 6.89%, a 0.13% decline from 2018.
  • Angola unemployment rate for 2018 was 7.02%, a 0.1% decline from 2017.
  • Angola unemployment rate for 2017 was 7.12%, a 0.1% decline from 2016.
  • Angola unemployment rate for 2016 was 7.22%, a 0.06% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Sao Tome and Principe 13.37%
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Mongolia 6.01%
Uzbekistan 5.92%
Moldova 5.47%
Honduras 5.39%
India 5.36%
Indonesia 4.69%
Timor-Leste 4.55%
Pakistan 4.45%
Vanuatu 4.39%
Ghana 4.33%
Sri Lanka 4.20%
Bangladesh 4.19%
El Salvador 4.11%
Bolivia 3.50%
Cameroon 3.38%
Kenya 2.64%
Papua New Guinea 2.46%
Bhutan 2.34%
Philippines 2.15%
Vietnam 2.01%
Myanmar 1.58%
Cambodia 0.68%
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Angola Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year Unemployment Rate (%) Annual Change
2019 6.89% -0.13%
2018 7.02% -0.10%
2017 7.12% -0.10%
2016 7.22% -0.06%
2015 7.28% -0.05%
2014 7.33% -0.07%
2013 7.40% 0.02%
2012 7.38% 0.02%
2011 7.36% -2.07%
2010 9.43% 5.65%
2009 3.78% 0.17%
2008 3.61% -0.02%
2007 3.64% -0.08%
2006 3.71% -0.09%
2005 3.80% -0.04%
2004 3.84% -0.03%
2003 3.88% 0.00%
2002 3.87% 0.04%
2001 3.84% 0.00%
2000 3.84% -0.01%
1999 3.85% 0.03%
1998 3.82% 0.00%
1997 3.82% -0.01%
1996 3.83% 0.01%
1995 3.82% 0.00%
1994 3.82% 0.01%
1993 3.80% 0.06%
1992 3.74% 0.03%
1991 3.71% 0.03%