Serbia Unemployment Rate 1991-2020

Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment.
  • Serbia unemployment rate for 2019 was 12.69%, a 0.05% decline from 2018.
  • Serbia unemployment rate for 2018 was 12.73%, a 0.74% decline from 2017.
  • Serbia unemployment rate for 2017 was 13.48%, a 1.78% decline from 2016.
  • Serbia unemployment rate for 2016 was 15.26%, a 2.4% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Unemployment Rate (%)
South Africa 28.18%
St. Lucia 20.71%
Namibia 20.27%
Gabon 20.00%
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 18.88%
Libya 18.56%
Bosnia 18.43%
Botswana 18.19%
North Macedonia 17.76%
Armenia 16.99%
Montenegro 14.88%
Jordan 14.72%
Turkey 13.49%
Iraq 12.82%
Serbia 12.69%
Albania 12.33%
Brazil 12.08%
Costa Rica 11.85%
Guyana 11.85%
Algeria 11.70%
Iran 11.38%
Colombia 9.71%
Venezuela 8.80%
Samoa 8.36%
Jamaica 8.00%
Suriname 7.33%
Mauritius 6.67%
Equatorial Guinea 6.43%
Belize 6.41%
Lebanon 6.23%
Maldives 6.14%
Dominican Republic 5.85%
Azerbaijan 5.51%
Paraguay 4.81%
Belarus 4.60%
Kazakhstan 4.59%
Russia 4.59%
Bulgaria 4.34%
China 4.32%
Fiji 4.10%
Romania 3.98%
Ecuador 3.97%
Turkmenistan 3.91%
Mexico 3.43%
Malaysia 3.32%
Peru 3.31%
Guatemala 2.46%
Cuba 1.64%
Tonga 1.12%
Thailand 0.75%
Serbia Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year Unemployment Rate (%) Annual Change
2019 12.69% -0.05%
2018 12.73% -0.74%
2017 13.48% -1.78%
2016 15.26% -2.40%
2015 17.66% -1.56%
2014 19.22% -2.93%
2013 22.15% -1.85%
2012 24.00% 1.03%
2011 22.97% 3.75%
2010 19.22% 3.08%
2009 16.14% 2.44%
2008 13.71% -4.36%
2007 18.06% -2.79%
2006 20.85% 0.00%
2005 20.85% 2.35%
2004 18.50% 3.30%
2003 15.20% 1.40%
2002 13.80% 1.00%
2001 12.80% 0.20%
2000 12.60% -1.10%
1999 13.70% 0.00%
1998 13.70% -0.10%
1997 13.80% 0.60%
1996 13.20% -0.20%
1995 13.40% 0.01%
1994 13.39% 0.03%
1993 13.37% 0.14%
1992 13.23% 0.07%
1991 13.16% 0.07%