Unemployment - Iraq



Unemployment of Iraq
Value & RankThe Unemployment of Iraq is 16.0 (%) with a global rank of 40.
Iraq compared to other CountriesThe Unemployment of Iraq is similar to that of Tunisia, New Caledonia, Portugal, Jamaica, The Bahamas, Iran, Puerto Rico, Belize, Georgia, Dominican Republic with a respective Unemployment of 17.2, 17.1, 16.8, 16.3, 16.2, 16.0, 15.9, 15.5, 15.0, 15.0 (%) and a global rank of 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 41, 42, 43, 44, 45.Last 10 years averageIraq had an average Unemployment of 18.8 (%) in the last 10 years from (2002 to 2012).
Iraq during the Great RecessionIraq's Unemployment had a negative growth (decline) of 15.0% during the Great RecessionIraq since the end of the Great RecessionIraq's Unemployment had a positive growth of 4.58% since the end of the Great RecessionIraq during the Iraq WarIraq's Unemployment had a negative growth (decline) of 16.9% during the Iraq WarIraq since the end of the Iraq WarIraq's Unemployment had a positive growth of 5.26% since the end of the Iraq War
YearUnemployment (%) - Iraq
199119.8
199219.4
199316.9
199417.7
199518.5
199619.4
199719.2
199819.1
199918.0
200018.2
200118.4
200218.3
200329.9
200428.7
200518.0
200618.0
200716.9
200815.2
200915.3
201015.0
201115.2
201216.0
Unemployment of Iraq
Country NameGlobal RankUnemployment (%)
Tunisia3517.2
New Caledonia3617.1
Portugal3716.8
Jamaica3816.3
The Bahamas3916.2
Iraq4016.0
Iran4116.0
Puerto Rico4215.9
Belize4315.5
Georgia4415.0
Dominican Republic4515.0
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Datasource: Compile from multiple sources
CIA - The World Factbook
Workbank - World Development Indicators