Comoros Unemployment Rate 1991-2021

Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment.
  • Comoros unemployment rate for 2020 was 8.43%, a 0.73% increase from 2019.
  • Comoros unemployment rate for 2019 was 7.70%, a 0.08% decline from 2018.
  • Comoros unemployment rate for 2018 was 7.78%, a 0.11% decline from 2017.
  • Comoros unemployment rate for 2017 was 7.89%, a 0.12% decline from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Unemployment Rate (%)
Haiti 14.50%
Yemen 13.42%
Somalia 13.10%
South Sudan 12.66%
Afghanistan 11.73%
Gambia 9.64%
Syrian Arab Republic 9.03%
Comoros 8.43%
Tajikistan 7.50%
Mali 7.50%
Eritrea 7.44%
Senegal 7.10%
Malawi 5.99%
Zimbabwe 5.73%
Burkina Faso 4.96%
Sierra Leone 4.60%
Congo, Dem. Rep. 4.55%
Nepal 4.44%
Guinea 4.35%
Central African Republic 4.33%
Togo 4.05%
Mozambique 3.39%
Liberia 3.30%
Guinea-Bissau 3.16%
North Korea 2.81%
Ethiopia 2.79%
Benin 2.54%
Uganda 2.44%
Chad 2.26%
Tanzania 2.16%
Madagascar 1.92%
Rwanda 1.35%
Burundi 0.80%
Niger 0.69%
Comoros Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year Unemployment Rate (%) Annual Change
2020 8.43% 0.73%
2019 7.70% -0.08%
2018 7.78% -0.11%
2017 7.89% -0.12%
2016 8.01% -0.08%
2015 8.09% -0.05%
2014 8.14% 0.33%
2013 7.81% 0.42%
2012 7.39% 0.41%
2011 6.98% 0.38%
2010 6.60% 0.41%
2009 6.19% 0.60%
2008 5.59% 0.29%
2007 5.30% 0.23%
2006 5.07% 0.23%
2005 4.84% 0.27%
2004 4.57% -0.04%
2003 4.61% 0.00%
2002 4.61% 0.03%
2001 4.58% -0.01%
2000 4.59% -0.02%
1999 4.61% 0.03%
1998 4.58% 0.00%
1997 4.58% -0.01%
1996 4.59% 0.00%
1995 4.59% 0.00%
1994 4.59% 0.02%
1993 4.57% 0.07%
1992 4.50% 0.05%
1991 4.45% 0.05%