Chad Unemployment Rate 1991-2021

Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment.
  • Chad unemployment rate for 2020 was 2.26%, a 0.35% increase from 2019.
  • Chad unemployment rate for 2019 was 1.91%, a 0.02% increase from 2018.
  • Chad unemployment rate for 2018 was 1.89%, a 0% increase from 2017.
  • Chad unemployment rate for 2017 was 1.89%, a 0% increase from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Unemployment Rate (%)
Haiti 14.50%
Yemen 13.42%
Somalia 13.10%
South Sudan 12.66%
Afghanistan 11.73%
Gambia 9.64%
Syrian Arab Republic 9.03%
Comoros 8.43%
Tajikistan 7.50%
Mali 7.50%
Eritrea 7.44%
Senegal 7.10%
Malawi 5.99%
Zimbabwe 5.73%
Burkina Faso 4.96%
Sierra Leone 4.60%
Congo, Dem. Rep. 4.55%
Nepal 4.44%
Guinea 4.35%
Central African Republic 4.33%
Togo 4.05%
Mozambique 3.39%
Liberia 3.30%
Guinea-Bissau 3.16%
North Korea 2.81%
Ethiopia 2.79%
Benin 2.54%
Uganda 2.44%
Chad 2.26%
Tanzania 2.16%
Madagascar 1.92%
Rwanda 1.35%
Burundi 0.80%
Niger 0.69%
Chad Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year Unemployment Rate (%) Annual Change
2020 2.26% 0.35%
2019 1.91% 0.02%
2018 1.89% 0.00%
2017 1.89% 0.00%
2016 1.89% 0.02%
2015 1.87% 0.04%
2014 1.83% 0.03%
2013 1.80% 0.07%
2012 1.73% 0.07%
2011 1.66% 0.07%
2010 1.59% 0.09%
2009 1.50% 0.18%
2008 1.32% 0.03%
2007 1.29% 0.01%
2006 1.28% -0.01%
2005 1.29% 0.03%
2004 1.26% 0.04%
2003 1.22% 0.06%
2002 1.16% 0.07%
2001 1.09% 0.04%
2000 1.05% 0.05%
1999 1.00% 0.06%
1998 0.94% 0.05%
1997 0.89% 0.05%
1996 0.84% 0.04%
1995 0.80% 0.05%
1994 0.75% 0.05%
1993 0.70% 0.02%
1992 0.68% 0.01%
1991 0.67% 0.01%