Morocco Unemployment Rate 1991-2019

Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment.
  • Morocco unemployment rate for 2018 was 9.04%, a 0.01% decline from 2017.
  • Morocco unemployment rate for 2017 was 9.05%, a 0.25% decline from 2016.
  • Morocco unemployment rate for 2016 was 9.30%, a 0.16% decline from 2015.
  • Morocco unemployment rate for 2015 was 9.46%, a 0.24% decline from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Unemployment Rate (%)
West Bank and Gaza 30.18%
Lesotho 23.60%
Eswatini 22.48%
Tunisia 15.48%
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%
Morocco Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year Unemployment Rate (%) Annual Change
2018 9.04% -0.01%
2017 9.05% -0.25%
2016 9.30% -0.16%
2015 9.46% -0.24%
2014 9.70% 0.47%
2013 9.23% 0.24%
2012 8.99% 0.08%
2011 8.91% -0.18%
2010 9.09% 0.13%
2009 8.96% -0.61%
2008 9.57% 0.01%
2007 9.56% -0.11%
2006 9.67% -1.34%
2005 11.01% 0.18%
2004 10.83% -1.09%
2003 11.92% 0.33%
2002 11.59% -0.87%
2001 12.46% -1.12%
2000 13.58% -0.36%
1999 13.94% 0.18%
1998 13.76% 0.03%
1997 13.73% -0.25%
1996 13.98% 0.35%
1995 13.63% -0.12%
1994 13.75% 0.39%
1993 13.36% 0.48%
1992 12.88% -0.01%
1991 12.89% -0.01%