Fiji Unemployment Rate 1991-2021

Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment.
  • Fiji unemployment rate for 2020 was 4.79%, a 0.68% increase from 2019.
  • Fiji unemployment rate for 2019 was 4.11%, a 0.05% decline from 2018.
  • Fiji unemployment rate for 2018 was 4.16%, a 0.08% decline from 2017.
  • Fiji unemployment rate for 2017 was 4.24%, a 0.08% decline from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Unemployment Rate (%)
South Africa 28.74%
Gabon 20.47%
Namibia 20.35%
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 20.27%
Armenia 20.21%
Libya 19.39%
Jordan 18.50%
North Macedonia 18.40%
Botswana 17.70%
St. Lucia 17.13%
Costa Rica 17.08%
Bosnia 16.85%
Montenegro 15.86%
Guyana 15.82%
Colombia 15.44%
Turkey 13.92%
Iraq 13.74%
Brazil 13.67%
Algeria 12.83%
Albania 11.70%
Iran 10.96%
Equatorial Guinea 9.15%
Venezuela 9.14%
Serbia 9.08%
Dominican Republic 8.90%
Samoa 8.87%
Suriname 8.65%
Jamaica 8.40%
Belize 7.82%
Paraguay 7.61%
Maldives 7.18%
Mauritius 7.11%
Lebanon 6.61%
Azerbaijan 6.27%
Peru 6.24%
Ecuador 6.23%
Kazakhstan 6.05%
Russia 5.73%
Bulgaria 5.71%
Belarus 5.28%
China 5.00%
Romania 4.84%
Fiji 4.79%
Mexico 4.71%
Guatemala 4.65%
Malaysia 4.55%
Turkmenistan 4.38%
Tonga 4.37%
Cuba 3.87%
Thailand 1.02%
Fiji Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year Unemployment Rate (%) Annual Change
2020 4.79% 0.68%
2019 4.11% -0.05%
2018 4.16% -0.08%
2017 4.24% -0.08%
2016 4.32% -0.04%
2015 4.36% -0.03%
2014 4.39% -0.05%
2013 4.44% 0.02%
2012 4.42% 0.01%
2011 4.41% 0.09%
2010 4.32% 0.12%
2009 4.20% 0.29%
2008 3.91% 0.04%
2007 3.87% 0.00%
2006 3.87% -0.02%
2005 3.89% -0.05%
2004 3.94% -0.03%
2003 3.97% -0.01%
2002 3.98% 0.03%
2001 3.95% -0.01%
2000 3.96% -0.02%
1999 3.98% 0.03%
1998 3.95% 0.00%
1997 3.95% -0.01%
1996 3.96% 0.00%
1995 3.96% 0.00%
1994 3.96% 0.02%
1993 3.94% 0.08%
1992 3.86% 0.05%
1991 3.81% 0.05%