Ukraine Unemployment Rate 1991-2021

Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment.
  • Ukraine unemployment rate for 2020 was 9.48%, a 1.29% increase from 2019.
  • Ukraine unemployment rate for 2019 was 8.19%, a 0.61% decline 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.
Data Source: World Bank

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Lesotho 24.65%
Eswatini 23.40%
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Tunisia 16.69%
Sao Tome and Principe 13.86%
Cabo Verde 13.41%
Zambia 12.17%
Georgia 12.05%
Djibouti 11.57%
Mauritania 10.66%
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Congo, Rep. 10.27%
Morocco 10.15%
Ukraine 9.48%
Honduras 9.39%
Nigeria 9.01%
Kyrgyz Republic 7.89%
Angola 7.70%
India 7.11%
El Salvador 6.98%
Uzbekistan 5.97%
Nicaragua 5.82%
Bolivia 5.61%
Bangladesh 5.30%
Timor-Leste 5.06%
Sri Lanka 4.84%
Moldova 4.71%
Pakistan 4.65%
Ghana 4.53%
Mongolia 4.33%
Indonesia 4.11%
Bhutan 3.74%
Cameroon 3.62%
Philippines 3.36%
Kenya 2.98%
Papua New Guinea 2.74%
Vietnam 2.27%
Vanuatu 1.95%
Myanmar 1.79%
Lao PDR 0.95%
Solomon Islands 0.79%
Cambodia 0.31%
Ukraine Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year Unemployment Rate (%) Annual Change
2020 9.48% 1.29%
2019 8.19% -0.61%
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% -0.92%
2001 11.06% -0.65%
2000 11.71% -0.15%
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%