Channel Islands Unemployment Rate 1991-2020

Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment.
  • Channel Islands unemployment rate for 2019 was 7.49%, a 0.08% increase from 2018.
  • Channel Islands unemployment rate for 2018 was 7.41%, a 0.21% decline from 2017.
  • Channel Islands unemployment rate for 2017 was 7.62%, a 0.24% decline from 2016.
  • Channel Islands unemployment rate for 2016 was 7.86%, a 0.23% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Unemployment Rate (%)
Greece 17.24%
Spain 13.96%
New Caledonia 12.80%
French Polynesia 12.10%
Bahamas 10.36%
Barbados 10.33%
Italy 9.89%
Argentina 9.79%
Brunei 9.12%
Uruguay 8.73%
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 8.66%
France 8.43%
Puerto Rico 8.19%
Channel Islands 7.49%
Cyprus 7.27%
Chile 7.09%
Croatia 6.94%
Finland 6.60%
Latvia 6.52%
Sweden 6.48%
Lithuania 6.35%
Portugal 6.33%
Saudi Arabia 5.93%
Belgium 5.59%
Canada 5.56%
Slovak Republic 5.56%
Luxembourg 5.36%
Guam 5.31%
Australia 5.27%
Estonia 5.12%
Ireland 4.93%
Denmark 4.91%
Austria 4.67%
Switzerland 4.58%
Slovenia 4.20%
South Korea 4.15%
Singapore 4.11%
New Zealand 4.07%
Panama 3.90%
Israel 3.86%
United Kingdom 3.85%
United States 3.68%
Hong Kong 3.63%
Poland 3.47%
Malta 3.47%
Hungary 3.40%
Norway 3.35%
Netherlands 3.20%
Germany 3.04%
Iceland 2.84%
Trinidad and Tobago 2.69%
Oman 2.67%
UAE 2.35%
Japan 2.29%
Macao 2.24%
Kuwait 2.18%
Czech Republic 1.93%
Bahrain 0.71%
Qatar 0.09%
Channel Islands Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year Unemployment Rate (%) Annual Change
2019 7.49% 0.08%
2018 7.41% -0.21%
2017 7.62% -0.24%
2016 7.86% -0.23%
2015 8.08% -0.21%
2014 8.29% -0.23%
2013 8.52% 0.06%
2012 8.46% 0.09%
2011 8.38% -0.02%
2010 8.40% 0.17%
2009 8.23% 0.78%
2008 7.44% 0.00%
2007 7.44% -0.27%
2006 7.71% -0.29%
2005 8.00% -0.16%
2004 8.16% -0.11%
2003 8.27% 0.04%
2002 8.23% 0.07%
2001 8.15% -0.06%
2000 8.21% -0.05%
1999 8.26% 0.07%
1998 8.19% -0.10%
1997 8.29% -0.08%
1996 8.38% -0.06%
1995 8.43% -0.02%
1994 8.46% 0.03%
1993 8.43% 0.27%
1992 8.16% 0.19%
1991 7.97% 0.19%