Tajikistan Unemployment Rate 1991-2024

Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment.
  • Tajikistan unemployment rate for 2022 was 7.83%, a 0.08% increase from 2021.
  • Tajikistan unemployment rate for 2021 was 7.74%, a 0.26% increase from 2020.
  • Tajikistan unemployment rate for 2020 was 7.49%, a 0.44% increase from 2019.
  • Tajikistan unemployment rate for 2019 was 7.04%, a 0.04% increase from 2018.
Data Source: World Bank

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Syrian Arab Republic 9.61%
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Tajikistan 7.83%
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Tajikistan Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year Unemployment Rate (%) Annual Change
2022 7.83% 0.08%
2021 7.74% 0.26%
2020 7.49% 0.44%
2019 7.04% 0.04%
2018 7.00% 0.05%
2017 6.95% 0.05%
2016 6.90% -0.65%
2015 7.55% -0.68%
2014 8.23% -0.68%
2013 8.90% -0.67%
2012 9.57% -0.67%
2011 10.24% -0.65%
2010 10.89% -0.61%
2009 11.50% -0.48%
2008 11.98% -0.39%
2007 12.37% -0.37%
2006 12.74% -0.38%
2005 13.12% -0.49%
2004 13.61% -0.42%
2003 14.02% -0.39%
2002 14.41% -0.36%
2001 14.78% -0.36%
2000 15.13% -0.27%
1999 15.40% -1.10%
1998 16.50% 2.60%
1997 13.90% 0.50%
1996 13.40% 3.10%
1995 10.30% 1.50%
1994 8.80% 2.60%
1993 6.20% 4.10%
1992 2.10% 0.20%
1991 1.90% 0.20%