Ukraine Unemployment Rate 1991-2020

Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment.
  • Ukraine unemployment rate for 2019 was 8.88%, a 0.08% increase from 2018.
  • Ukraine unemployment rate for 2018 was 8.80%, a 0.71% decline from 2017.
  • Ukraine unemployment rate for 2017 was 9.51%, a 0.16% increase from 2016.
  • Ukraine unemployment rate for 2016 was 9.35%, a 0.21% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Unemployment Rate (%)
West Bank and Gaza 26.17%
Lesotho 23.41%
Eswatini 22.08%
Sudan 16.54%
Tunisia 16.02%
Georgia 14.40%
Sao Tome and Principe 13.37%
Cabo Verde 12.25%
Zambia 11.43%
Egypt 10.76%
Djibouti 10.30%
Mauritania 9.55%
Congo, Rep. 9.47%
Morocco 9.02%
Ukraine 8.88%
Nigeria 8.10%
Angola 6.89%
Nicaragua 6.84%
Kyrgyz Republic 6.33%
Mongolia 6.01%
Uzbekistan 5.92%
Moldova 5.47%
Honduras 5.39%
India 5.36%
Indonesia 4.69%
Timor-Leste 4.55%
Pakistan 4.45%
Vanuatu 4.39%
Ghana 4.33%
Sri Lanka 4.20%
Bangladesh 4.19%
El Salvador 4.11%
Bolivia 3.50%
Cameroon 3.38%
Kenya 2.64%
Papua New Guinea 2.46%
Bhutan 2.34%
Philippines 2.15%
Vietnam 2.01%
Myanmar 1.58%
Cambodia 0.68%
Lao PDR 0.63%
Solomon Islands 0.58%
Ukraine Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year Unemployment Rate (%) Annual Change
2019 8.88% 0.08%
2018 8.80% -0.71%
2017 9.51% 0.16%
2016 9.35% 0.21%
2015 9.14% -0.13%
2014 9.27% 2.10%
2013 7.17% -0.36%
2012 7.53% -0.32%
2011 7.85% -0.25%
2010 8.10% -0.74%
2009 8.84% 2.48%
2008 6.36% 0.01%
2007 6.35% -0.46%
2006 6.81% -0.37%
2005 7.18% -1.41%
2004 8.59% -0.47%
2003 9.06% -1.08%
2002 10.14% -0.93%
2001 11.06% -0.65%
2000 11.71% -0.16%
1999 11.86% 0.54%
1998 11.32% 2.39%
1997 8.93% 1.28%
1996 7.65% 2.03%
1995 5.62% 3.62%
1994 2.00% 0.00%
1993 2.00% 0.10%
1992 1.90% 0.00%
1991 1.90% 0.00%