Fiji Unemployment Rate 1991-2020

Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment.
  • Fiji unemployment rate for 2018 was 4.15%, a 0.01% increase from 2017.
  • Fiji unemployment rate for 2017 was 4.14%, a 0.18% decline from 2016.
  • Fiji unemployment rate for 2016 was 4.32%, a 0.23% decline from 2015.
  • Fiji unemployment rate for 2015 was 4.55%, a 0.01% increase from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Unemployment Rate (%)
South Africa 26.96%
Namibia 23.10%
North Macedonia 21.55%
St. Lucia 20.87%
Bosnia 20.84%
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 19.76%
Gabon 19.49%
Botswana 17.94%
Armenia 17.71%
Libya 17.29%
Montenegro 15.46%
Jordan 15.03%
Albania 13.90%
Serbia 13.51%
Brazil 12.54%
Guyana 12.15%
Algeria 12.15%
Iran 12.00%
Turkey 10.90%
Jamaica 9.45%
Belize 9.37%
Equatorial Guinea 9.16%
Colombia 9.09%
Venezuela 8.37%
Samoa 8.33%
Costa Rica 8.13%
Iraq 7.93%
Suriname 7.63%
Mauritius 6.87%
Lebanon 6.17%
Maldives 6.08%
Dominican Republic 5.83%
Belarus 5.71%
Bulgaria 5.26%
Azerbaijan 5.22%
Kazakhstan 4.89%
Russia 4.74%
Paraguay 4.71%
China 4.42%
Romania 4.30%
Fiji 4.15%
Ecuador 3.91%
Turkmenistan 3.78%
Malaysia 3.36%
Mexico 3.32%
Peru 2.84%
Guatemala 2.73%
Cuba 2.26%
Tonga 1.03%
Thailand 0.67%
Fiji Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year Unemployment Rate (%) Annual Change
2018 4.15% 0.01%
2017 4.14% -0.18%
2016 4.32% -0.23%
2015 4.55% 0.01%
2014 4.53% 0.18%
2013 4.36% -0.16%
2012 4.52% 0.11%
2011 4.41% 0.05%
2010 4.35% 0.20%
2009 4.16% 0.53%
2008 3.62% -0.14%
2007 3.76% -0.07%
2006 3.83% -0.05%
2005 3.89% -0.18%
2004 4.06% -0.01%
2003 4.07% -0.09%
2002 4.16% 0.01%
2001 4.15% 0.00%
2000 4.15% 0.03%
1999 4.12% 0.28%
1998 3.84% -0.19%
1997 4.03% -0.09%
1996 4.12% -0.02%
1995 4.14% 0.03%
1994 4.11% 0.15%
1993 3.96% 0.09%
1992 3.87% 0.18%
1991 3.69% 0.18%