Slovenia Unemployment Rate 1991-2020

Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment.
  • Slovenia unemployment rate for 2019 was 4.20%, a 0.91% decline from 2018.
  • Slovenia unemployment rate for 2018 was 5.11%, a 1.46% decline from 2017.
  • Slovenia unemployment rate for 2017 was 6.56%, a 1.44% decline from 2016.
  • Slovenia unemployment rate for 2016 was 8.00%, a 0.96% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Unemployment Rate (%)
Greece 17.24%
Spain 13.96%
New Caledonia 12.80%
French Polynesia 12.10%
Bahamas 10.36%
Barbados 10.33%
Italy 9.89%
Argentina 9.79%
Brunei 9.12%
Uruguay 8.73%
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 8.66%
France 8.43%
Puerto Rico 8.19%
Channel Islands 7.49%
Cyprus 7.27%
Chile 7.09%
Croatia 6.94%
Finland 6.60%
Latvia 6.52%
Sweden 6.48%
Lithuania 6.35%
Portugal 6.33%
Saudi Arabia 5.93%
Belgium 5.59%
Canada 5.56%
Slovak Republic 5.56%
Luxembourg 5.36%
Guam 5.31%
Australia 5.27%
Estonia 5.12%
Ireland 4.93%
Denmark 4.91%
Austria 4.67%
Switzerland 4.58%
Slovenia 4.20%
South Korea 4.15%
Singapore 4.11%
New Zealand 4.07%
Panama 3.90%
Israel 3.86%
United Kingdom 3.85%
United States 3.68%
Hong Kong 3.63%
Poland 3.47%
Malta 3.47%
Hungary 3.40%
Norway 3.35%
Netherlands 3.20%
Germany 3.04%
Iceland 2.84%
Trinidad and Tobago 2.69%
Oman 2.67%
UAE 2.35%
Japan 2.29%
Macao 2.24%
Kuwait 2.18%
Czech Republic 1.93%
Bahrain 0.71%
Qatar 0.09%
Slovenia Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year Unemployment Rate (%) Annual Change
2019 4.20% -0.91%
2018 5.11% -1.46%
2017 6.56% -1.44%
2016 8.00% -0.96%
2015 8.96% -0.71%
2014 9.67% -0.43%
2013 10.10% 1.26%
2012 8.84% 0.67%
2011 8.17% 0.93%
2010 7.24% 1.38%
2009 5.86% 1.49%
2008 4.37% -0.45%
2007 4.82% -1.13%
2006 5.95% -0.56%
2005 6.51% 0.49%
2004 6.01% -0.47%
2003 6.48% 0.56%
2002 5.92% 0.24%
2001 5.68% -1.24%
2000 6.92% -0.41%
1999 7.32% -0.07%
1998 7.39% 0.74%
1997 6.65% -0.26%
1996 6.91% -0.24%
1995 7.15% -1.09%
1994 8.24% -0.27%
1993 8.51% 0.64%
1992 7.87% 0.79%
1991 7.08% 0.79%