French Polynesia Unemployment Rate 1991-2024

Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment.
  • French Polynesia unemployment rate for 2022 was 13.10%, a 0.17% decline from 2021.
  • French Polynesia unemployment rate for 2021 was 13.27%, a 0.4% decline from 2020.
  • French Polynesia unemployment rate for 2020 was 13.67%, a 1.54% increase from 2019.
  • French Polynesia unemployment rate for 2019 was 12.14%, a 0.05% increase from 2018.
Data Source: World Bank

MLA Citation:
Similar Country Ranking
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%
French Polynesia Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year Unemployment Rate (%) Annual Change
2022 13.10% -0.17%
2021 13.27% -0.40%
2020 13.67% 1.54%
2019 12.14% 0.05%
2018 12.08% 0.11%
2017 11.98% -0.11%
2016 12.09% 0.00%
2015 12.09% -0.05%
2014 12.14% 0.02%
2013 12.12% -0.06%
2012 12.18% -0.10%
2011 12.28% 0.09%
2010 12.19% -0.08%
2009 12.27% 0.36%
2008 11.91% 0.17%
2007 11.74% -0.05%
2006 11.80% 0.04%
2005 11.76% 0.06%
2004 11.70% 0.09%
2003 11.61% -0.10%
2002 11.71% -0.10%
2001 11.81% 0.13%
2000 11.68% -0.05%
1999 11.73% 0.10%
1998 11.63% -0.35%
1997 11.98% -0.16%
1996 12.15% -0.04%
1995 12.18% -0.03%
1994 12.21% -0.10%
1993 12.31% 0.01%
1992 12.29% 0.25%
1991 12.05% 0.25%