Chad Unemployment Rate 1991-2020

Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment.
  • Chad unemployment rate for 2019 was 1.89%, a 0.05% increase from 2018.
  • Chad unemployment rate for 2018 was 1.84%, a 0.01% decline from 2017.
  • Chad unemployment rate for 2017 was 1.85%, a 0.01% decline from 2016.
  • Chad unemployment rate for 2016 was 1.86%, a 0.02% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Unemployment Rate (%)
Haiti 13.78%
Yemen 12.91%
South Sudan 12.24%
Somalia 11.35%
Afghanistan 11.12%
Tajikistan 11.02%
Gambia 9.06%
Syrian Arab Republic 8.37%
Mali 7.22%
Senegal 6.60%
Burkina Faso 6.26%
Malawi 5.65%
Eritrea 5.14%
Zimbabwe 4.95%
Sierra Leone 4.43%
Comoros 4.34%
Guinea 4.30%
Congo, Dem. Rep. 4.24%
Central African Republic 3.68%
Mozambique 3.24%
Liberia 2.81%
North Korea 2.74%
Guinea-Bissau 2.47%
Benin 2.23%
Ethiopia 2.08%
Togo 2.04%
Tanzania 1.98%
Chad 1.89%
Uganda 1.84%
Madagascar 1.76%
Burundi 1.43%
Nepal 1.41%
Rwanda 1.03%
Niger 0.48%
Chad Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year Unemployment Rate (%) Annual Change
2019 1.89% 0.05%
2018 1.84% -0.01%
2017 1.85% -0.01%
2016 1.86% 0.02%
2015 1.83% 0.03%
2014 1.80% 0.02%
2013 1.78% 0.08%
2012 1.70% 0.07%
2011 1.63% 0.06%
2010 1.57% 0.10%
2009 1.47% 0.20%
2008 1.27% 0.03%
2007 1.24% -0.01%
2006 1.25% -0.02%
2005 1.26% 0.02%
2004 1.24% 0.03%
2003 1.21% 0.06%
2002 1.16% 0.08%
2001 1.08% 0.05%
2000 1.03% 0.04%
1999 0.99% 0.07%
1998 0.92% 0.05%
1997 0.88% 0.04%
1996 0.84% 0.05%
1995 0.79% 0.04%
1994 0.75% 0.05%
1993 0.70% 0.02%
1992 0.68% 0.01%
1991 0.67% 0.01%