Georgia Unemployment Rate 1991-2020

Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment.
  • Georgia unemployment rate for 2018 was 14.11%, a 0.18% increase from 2017.
  • Georgia unemployment rate for 2017 was 13.93%, a 0.04% decline from 2016.
  • Georgia unemployment rate for 2016 was 13.97%, a 0.11% decline from 2015.
  • Georgia unemployment rate for 2015 was 14.08%, a 0.54% decline from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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Georgia 14.11%
Sao Tome and Principe 13.32%
Sudan 12.88%
Cabo Verde 12.28%
Egypt 11.44%
Djibouti 11.12%
Congo, Rep. 10.38%
Mauritania 10.31%
Ukraine 9.38%
Kenya 9.31%
Morocco 9.04%
Angola 7.25%
Zambia 7.21%
Kyrgyz Republic 7.17%
Ghana 6.71%
Mongolia 6.32%
Nigeria 6.03%
Vanuatu 5.41%
Uzbekistan 5.22%
Nicaragua 4.48%
Sri Lanka 4.40%
El Salvador 4.39%
Bangladesh 4.31%
Indonesia 4.30%
Honduras 4.08%
Moldova 3.41%
Cameroon 3.36%
Bolivia 3.26%
Pakistan 3.04%
Timor-Leste 3.00%
India 2.55%
Philippines 2.52%
Papua New Guinea 2.37%
Bhutan 2.20%
Vietnam 1.89%
Solomon Islands 1.79%
Myanmar 1.56%
Cambodia 1.05%
Lao PDR 0.61%
Georgia Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year Unemployment Rate (%) Annual Change
2018 14.11% 0.18%
2017 13.93% -0.04%
2016 13.97% -0.11%
2015 14.08% -0.54%
2014 14.62% -2.32%
2013 16.94% -0.28%
2012 17.22% -0.12%
2011 17.34% -0.07%
2010 17.41% -0.89%
2009 18.30% 0.43%
2008 17.87% 4.59%
2007 13.28% -0.29%
2006 13.57% -0.24%
2005 13.81% 1.19%
2004 12.62% 1.11%
2003 11.51% -1.08%
2002 12.59% 1.43%
2001 11.16% 0.34%
2000 10.82% -2.98%
1999 13.80% -0.73%
1998 14.53% 3.03%
1997 11.50% 0.00%
1996 11.50% 3.90%
1995 7.60% -0.80%
1994 8.40% 3.00%
1993 5.40% 0.00%
1992 5.40% 2.70%
1991 2.70% 2.70%