Uzbekistan Unemployment Rate 1991-2020

Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment.
  • Uzbekistan unemployment rate for 2019 was 5.92%, a 0.18% increase from 2018.
  • Uzbekistan unemployment rate for 2018 was 5.74%, a 0.09% decline from 2017.
  • Uzbekistan unemployment rate for 2017 was 5.83%, a 0.67% increase from 2016.
  • Uzbekistan unemployment rate for 2016 was 5.16%, a 0.01% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

MLA Citation:
Similar Country Ranking
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%
Uzbekistan Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year Unemployment Rate (%) Annual Change
2019 5.92% 0.18%
2018 5.74% -0.09%
2017 5.83% 0.67%
2016 5.16% 0.01%
2015 5.15% 0.06%
2014 5.09% 0.23%
2013 4.86% -0.01%
2012 4.87% -0.09%
2011 4.96% -0.40%
2010 5.36% 0.32%
2009 5.04% 0.15%
2008 4.89% -0.10%
2007 4.99% -0.89%
2006 5.88% -1.00%
2005 6.88% -0.99%
2004 7.87% -1.05%
2003 8.92% -1.02%
2002 9.94% -0.99%
2001 10.93% -1.14%
2000 12.07% -1.24%
1999 13.30% 0.00%
1998 13.30% 2.40%
1997 10.90% 0.20%
1996 10.70% 2.90%
1995 7.80% 0.50%
1994 7.30% 2.40%
1993 4.90% 2.00%
1992 2.90% 1.00%
1991 1.90% 1.00%