Croatia Unemployment Rate 1991-2020

Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment.
  • Croatia unemployment rate for 2018 was 8.85%, a 2.36% decline from 2017.
  • Croatia unemployment rate for 2017 was 11.21%, a 1.9% decline from 2016.
  • Croatia unemployment rate for 2016 was 13.10%, a 3.07% decline from 2015.
  • Croatia unemployment rate for 2015 was 16.18%, a 1.12% decline from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Unemployment Rate (%)
Greece 19.21%
Spain 15.49%
New Caledonia 13.62%
French Polynesia 12.02%
Bahamas 11.85%
Puerto Rico 11.44%
Italy 10.21%
Barbados 9.57%
Argentina 9.48%
Brunei 9.22%
France 9.18%
Croatia 8.85%
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 8.41%
Cyprus 8.11%
Uruguay 7.96%
Latvia 7.86%
Finland 7.76%
Channel Islands 7.29%
Chile 7.22%
Portugal 6.86%
Slovak Republic 6.76%
Sweden 6.44%
Belgium 6.32%
Lithuania 6.01%
Canada 5.92%
Saudi Arabia 5.92%
Ireland 5.69%
Guam 5.61%
Slovenia 5.51%
Estonia 5.51%
Luxembourg 5.47%
Australia 5.39%
Denmark 4.98%
Switzerland 4.88%
Austria 4.79%
Malta 4.58%
New Zealand 4.52%
United Kingdom 3.95%
Israel 3.95%
United States 3.93%
Panama 3.92%
Norway 3.92%
Netherlands 3.88%
South Korea 3.80%
Singapore 3.77%
Poland 3.67%
Hungary 3.66%
Germany 3.43%
Oman 3.11%
Iceland 2.92%
Trinidad and Tobago 2.83%
Hong Kong 2.78%
UAE 2.58%
Japan 2.45%
Czech Republic 2.40%
Kuwait 2.08%
Macao 2.02%
Bahrain 0.96%
Qatar 0.14%
Croatia Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year Unemployment Rate (%) Annual Change
2018 8.85% -2.36%
2017 11.21% -1.90%
2016 13.10% -3.07%
2015 16.18% -1.12%
2014 17.29% 0.04%
2013 17.25% 1.32%
2012 15.94% 2.26%
2011 13.68% 2.06%
2010 11.62% 2.42%
2009 9.20% 0.67%
2008 8.53% -1.38%
2007 9.91% -1.22%
2006 11.13% -1.47%
2005 12.60% -1.07%
2004 13.66% -0.26%
2003 13.92% -1.13%
2002 15.05% -0.77%
2001 15.82% -0.24%
2000 16.06% 2.51%
1999 13.56% 2.17%
1998 11.39% 1.68%
1997 9.71% 0.03%
1996 9.68% -0.43%
1995 10.11% -0.40%
1994 10.51% -0.37%
1993 10.88% -0.09%
1992 10.97% -0.17%
1991 11.14% -0.17%