Argentina Unemployment Rate 1991-2024

Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment.
  • Argentina unemployment rate for 2022 was 6.49%, a 2.25% decline from 2021.
  • Argentina unemployment rate for 2021 was 8.74%, a 2.72% decline from 2020.
  • Argentina unemployment rate for 2020 was 11.46%, a 1.62% increase from 2019.
  • Argentina unemployment rate for 2019 was 9.84%, a 0.62% increase from 2018.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Unemployment Rate (%)
French Polynesia 13.10%
Spain 13.01%
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 12.38%
New Caledonia 12.27%
Greece 12.16%
Bahamas 10.06%
Panama 8.79%
Barbados 8.20%
Italy 8.09%
Uruguay 7.84%
Chile 7.78%
France 7.45%
Sweden 7.36%
Brunei 7.20%
Cyprus 6.98%
Channel Islands 6.92%
Finland 6.80%
Croatia 6.75%
Argentina 6.49%
Latvia 6.43%
Guam 6.13%
Slovak Republic 6.09%
Puerto Rico 5.97%
Estonia 5.85%
Portugal 5.78%
Saudi Arabia 5.64%
Belgium 5.63%
Lithuania 5.57%
Canada 5.21%
Hong Kong 5.06%
Austria 4.71%
Luxembourg 4.70%
Ireland 4.36%
Switzerland 4.20%
Slovenia 4.18%
Denmark 4.17%
Trinidad and Tobago 3.98%
Iceland 3.81%
Australia 3.66%
United States 3.61%
United Kingdom 3.57%
Netherlands 3.54%
Israel 3.48%
Hungary 3.42%
New Zealand 3.25%
Norway 3.17%
Germany 2.99%
Malta 2.81%
South Korea 2.79%
Singapore 2.76%
UAE 2.75%
Japan 2.64%
Macao 2.63%
Poland 2.60%
Kuwait 2.48%
Czech Republic 2.37%
Oman 2.33%
Bahrain 1.40%
Qatar 0.10%
Argentina Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year Unemployment Rate (%) Annual Change
2022 6.49% -2.25%
2021 8.74% -2.72%
2020 11.46% 1.62%
2019 9.84% 0.62%
2018 9.22% 0.87%
2017 8.35% 0.24%
2016 8.11% 0.59%
2015 7.52% 0.25%
2014 7.27% 0.17%
2013 7.10% -0.12%
2012 7.22% 0.04%
2011 7.18% -0.53%
2010 7.71% -0.94%
2009 8.65% 0.81%
2008 7.84% -0.63%
2007 8.47% -1.61%
2006 10.08% -1.43%
2005 11.51% -2.01%
2004 13.52% -1.84%
2003 15.36% -4.23%
2002 19.59% 2.27%
2001 17.32% 2.32%
2000 15.00% 0.95%
1999 14.05% 1.40%
1998 12.65% -2.17%
1997 14.82% -2.29%
1996 17.11% -1.69%
1995 18.80% 7.04%
1994 11.76% 1.66%
1993 10.10% 3.74%
1992 6.36% 0.92%
1991 5.44% 0.92%