Luxembourg Unemployment Rate 1991-2021

Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment.
  • Luxembourg unemployment rate for 2020 was 6.96%, a 1.36% increase from 2019.
  • Luxembourg unemployment rate for 2019 was 5.60%, a 0.01% increase from 2018.
  • Luxembourg unemployment rate for 2018 was 5.59%, a 0.07% increase from 2017.
  • Luxembourg unemployment rate for 2017 was 5.52%, a 0.77% decline from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Unemployment Rate (%)
Greece 16.85%
New Caledonia 16.52%
Spain 15.67%
Bahamas 14.41%
French Polynesia 13.81%
Barbados 12.79%
Uruguay 12.67%
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 11.84%
Argentina 11.67%
Chile 11.51%
Puerto Rico 11.17%
Panama 10.23%
Canada 9.48%
Italy 9.31%
France 8.62%
Sweden 8.45%
Lithuania 8.43%
Brunei 8.37%
United States 8.31%
Saudi Arabia 8.22%
Latvia 8.19%
Channel Islands 8.16%
Finland 7.83%
Guam 7.51%
Cyprus 7.21%
Croatia 7.20%
Portugal 7.20%
Luxembourg 6.96%
Slovak Republic 6.79%
Kuwait 6.79%
Trinidad and Tobago 6.74%
Australia 6.61%
Estonia 6.46%
Belgium 6.01%
Ireland 5.92%
Hong Kong 5.80%
Austria 5.77%
Denmark 5.66%
Singapore 5.19%
Slovenia 5.17%
Iceland 5.01%
UAE 5.00%
Oman 4.97%
Switzerland 4.94%
Norway 4.62%
Israel 4.61%
New Zealand 4.55%
Hungary 4.35%
United Kingdom 4.34%
Germany 4.31%
Bahrain 4.09%
Netherlands 4.09%
Malta 4.09%
South Korea 4.07%
Poland 3.55%
Qatar 3.45%
Japan 2.97%
Czech Republic 2.94%
Macao 2.50%
Luxembourg Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year Unemployment Rate (%) Annual Change
2020 6.96% 1.36%
2019 5.60% 0.01%
2018 5.59% 0.07%
2017 5.52% -0.77%
2016 6.29% -0.38%
2015 6.67% 0.82%
2014 5.85% 0.00%
2013 5.85% 0.71%
2012 5.14% 0.24%
2011 4.90% 0.54%
2010 4.36% -0.76%
2009 5.12% 0.06%
2008 5.06% 0.99%
2007 4.07% -0.66%
2006 4.73% 0.24%
2005 4.49% -0.62%
2004 5.11% 1.43%
2003 3.68% 1.06%
2002 2.62% 0.81%
2001 1.81% -0.54%
2000 2.35% -0.04%
1999 2.39% -0.37%
1998 2.76% 0.23%
1997 2.53% -0.76%
1996 3.29% 0.37%
1995 2.92% -0.56%
1994 3.48% 1.15%
1993 2.33% 0.30%
1992 2.03% 0.55%
1991 1.48% 0.55%