Belarus Unemployment Rate 1991-2024

Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment.
  • Belarus unemployment rate for 2022 was 4.17%, a 0.27% increase from 2021.
  • Belarus unemployment rate for 2021 was 3.90%, a 0.15% decline from 2020.
  • Belarus unemployment rate for 2020 was 4.05%, a 0.11% decline from 2019.
  • Belarus unemployment rate for 2019 was 4.16%, a 0.6% decline from 2018.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Unemployment Rate (%)
South Africa 29.81%
Gabon 21.47%
Namibia 20.85%
Botswana 20.68%
Libya 20.68%
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 18.98%
Jordan 17.87%
St. Lucia 17.36%
Iraq 15.55%
Montenegro 15.40%
North Macedonia 15.08%
Bosnia 14.05%
Lebanon 12.64%
Armenia 12.56%
Guyana 12.36%
Albania 11.81%
Algeria 11.55%
Costa Rica 11.45%
Iran 10.96%
Colombia 10.73%
Samoa 10.31%
Turkey 10.03%
Belize 9.69%
Serbia 9.47%
Brazil 9.46%
Equatorial Guinea 8.69%
Suriname 8.64%
Mauritius 7.23%
Dominican Republic 7.12%
Paraguay 6.89%
Jamaica 6.05%
Azerbaijan 5.46%
Romania 5.44%
Venezuela 5.33%
Turkmenistan 5.02%
Kazakhstan 5.01%
China 4.89%
Maldives 4.88%
Bulgaria 4.40%
Fiji 4.33%
Belarus 4.17%
Ecuador 3.96%
Malaysia 3.73%
Peru 3.66%
Mexico 3.31%
Tonga 3.01%
Guatemala 2.57%
Cuba 1.39%
Thailand 0.86%
Belarus Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year Unemployment Rate (%) Annual Change
2022 4.17% 0.27%
2021 3.90% -0.15%
2020 4.05% -0.11%
2019 4.16% -0.60%
2018 4.76% -0.89%
2017 5.65% -0.19%
2016 5.84% 0.00%
2015 5.84% -0.16%
2014 6.00% -0.01%
2013 6.01% -0.04%
2012 6.05% -0.12%
2011 6.17% -0.09%
2010 6.26% 0.16%
2009 6.10% -0.93%
2008 7.03% -0.63%
2007 7.66% -0.72%
2006 8.38% -0.66%
2005 9.04% -0.76%
2004 9.80% -0.50%
2003 10.30% -0.59%
2002 10.89% -0.65%
2001 11.54% -0.72%
2000 12.25% -0.55%
1999 12.80% -1.20%
1998 14.00% -3.10%
1997 17.10% -7.30%
1996 24.40% 6.70%
1995 17.70% 4.90%
1994 12.80% 4.30%
1993 8.50% 5.40%
1992 3.10% 2.50%
1991 0.60% 2.50%