Unemployment - Jamaica



Unemployment of Jamaica
Value & RankThe Unemployment of Jamaica is 16.3 (%) with a global rank of 38.
Jamaica compared to other CountriesThe Unemployment of Jamaica is similar to that of Cyprus, Armenia, Tunisia, New Caledonia, Portugal, The Bahamas, Iraq, Iran, Puerto Rico, Belize with a respective Unemployment of 17.4, 17.3, 17.2, 17.1, 16.8, 16.2, 16.0, 16.0, 15.9, 15.5 (%) and a global rank of 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 39, 40, 41, 42, 43.Last 10 years averageJamaica had an average Unemployment of 12.6 (%) in the last 10 years from (2003 to 2013).
Jamaica during the Great RecessionJamaica's Unemployment had a positive growth of 0.88% during the Great RecessionJamaica since the end of the Great RecessionJamaica's Unemployment had a positive growth of 43.0% since the end of the Great Recession
YearUnemployment (%) - Jamaica
199115.70
199215.40
199316.30
199415.40
199516.20
199616.00
199716.50
199815.50
199915.70
200016.00
200115.00
200215.40
200315.90
200411.40
200511.50
200611.30
20079.90
200811.00
200911.40
201012.40
201114.10
201213.70
201316.30
Unemployment of Jamaica
Country NameGlobal RankUnemployment (%)
Cyprus3317.4
Armenia3417.3
Tunisia3517.2
New Caledonia3617.1
Portugal3716.8
Jamaica3816.3
The Bahamas3916.2
Iraq4016.0
Iran4116.0
Puerto Rico4215.9
Belize4315.5
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Datasource: Compile from multiple sources
CIA - The World Factbook
Workbank - World Development Indicators