Poland Unemployment Rate 1991-2024

Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment.
  • Poland unemployment rate for 2022 was 2.60%, a 0.76% decline from 2021.
  • Poland unemployment rate for 2021 was 3.36%, a 0.2% increase from 2020.
  • Poland unemployment rate for 2020 was 3.16%, a 0.12% decline from 2019.
  • Poland unemployment rate for 2019 was 3.28%, a 0.57% decline from 2018.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Unemployment Rate (%)
French Polynesia 13.10%
Spain 13.01%
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 12.38%
New Caledonia 12.27%
Greece 12.16%
Bahamas 10.06%
Panama 8.79%
Barbados 8.20%
Italy 8.09%
Uruguay 7.84%
Chile 7.78%
France 7.45%
Sweden 7.36%
Brunei 7.20%
Cyprus 6.98%
Channel Islands 6.92%
Finland 6.80%
Croatia 6.75%
Argentina 6.49%
Latvia 6.43%
Guam 6.13%
Slovak Republic 6.09%
Puerto Rico 5.97%
Estonia 5.85%
Portugal 5.78%
Saudi Arabia 5.64%
Belgium 5.63%
Lithuania 5.57%
Canada 5.21%
Hong Kong 5.06%
Austria 4.71%
Luxembourg 4.70%
Ireland 4.36%
Switzerland 4.20%
Slovenia 4.18%
Denmark 4.17%
Trinidad and Tobago 3.98%
Iceland 3.81%
Australia 3.66%
United States 3.61%
United Kingdom 3.57%
Netherlands 3.54%
Israel 3.48%
Hungary 3.42%
New Zealand 3.25%
Norway 3.17%
Germany 2.99%
Malta 2.81%
South Korea 2.79%
Singapore 2.76%
UAE 2.75%
Japan 2.64%
Macao 2.63%
Poland 2.60%
Kuwait 2.48%
Czech Republic 2.37%
Oman 2.33%
Bahrain 1.40%
Qatar 0.10%
Poland Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year Unemployment Rate (%) Annual Change
2022 2.60% -0.76%
2021 3.36% 0.20%
2020 3.16% -0.12%
2019 3.28% -0.57%
2018 3.85% -1.04%
2017 4.89% -1.27%
2016 6.16% -1.34%
2015 7.50% -1.49%
2014 8.99% -1.34%
2013 10.33% 0.24%
2012 10.09% 0.46%
2011 9.63% -0.01%
2010 9.64% 1.47%
2009 8.17% 1.05%
2008 7.12% -2.48%
2007 9.60% -4.24%
2006 13.84% -3.91%
2005 17.75% -1.32%
2004 19.07% -0.30%
2003 19.37% -0.52%
2002 19.89% 1.52%
2001 18.37% 2.06%
2000 16.31% 4.02%
1999 12.29% 2.35%
1998 9.94% -1.02%
1997 10.96% -1.72%
1996 12.68% -1.02%
1995 13.70% -1.13%
1994 14.83% 0.44%
1993 14.39% 0.74%
1992 13.65% 0.69%
1991 12.96% 0.69%