Austria Unemployment Rate 1991-2024

Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment.
  • Austria unemployment rate for 2022 was 4.71%, a 1.47% decline from 2021.
  • Austria unemployment rate for 2021 was 6.18%, a 0.82% increase from 2020.
  • Austria unemployment rate for 2020 was 5.36%, a 0.87% increase from 2019.
  • Austria unemployment rate for 2019 was 4.49%, a 0.36% decline from 2018.
Data Source: World Bank

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Virgin Islands (U.S.) 12.38%
New Caledonia 12.27%
Greece 12.16%
Bahamas 10.06%
Panama 8.79%
Barbados 8.20%
Italy 8.09%
Uruguay 7.84%
Chile 7.78%
France 7.45%
Sweden 7.36%
Brunei 7.20%
Cyprus 6.98%
Channel Islands 6.92%
Finland 6.80%
Croatia 6.75%
Argentina 6.49%
Latvia 6.43%
Guam 6.13%
Slovak Republic 6.09%
Puerto Rico 5.97%
Estonia 5.85%
Portugal 5.78%
Saudi Arabia 5.64%
Belgium 5.63%
Lithuania 5.57%
Canada 5.21%
Hong Kong 5.06%
Austria 4.71%
Luxembourg 4.70%
Ireland 4.36%
Switzerland 4.20%
Slovenia 4.18%
Denmark 4.17%
Trinidad and Tobago 3.98%
Iceland 3.81%
Australia 3.66%
United States 3.61%
United Kingdom 3.57%
Netherlands 3.54%
Israel 3.48%
Hungary 3.42%
New Zealand 3.25%
Norway 3.17%
Germany 2.99%
Malta 2.81%
South Korea 2.79%
Singapore 2.76%
UAE 2.75%
Japan 2.64%
Macao 2.63%
Poland 2.60%
Kuwait 2.48%
Czech Republic 2.37%
Oman 2.33%
Bahrain 1.40%
Qatar 0.10%
Austria Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year Unemployment Rate (%) Annual Change
2022 4.71% -1.47%
2021 6.18% 0.82%
2020 5.36% 0.87%
2019 4.49% -0.36%
2018 4.85% -0.65%
2017 5.50% -0.51%
2016 6.01% 0.29%
2015 5.72% 0.10%
2014 5.62% 0.28%
2013 5.34% 0.47%
2012 4.87% 0.31%
2011 4.56% -0.26%
2010 4.82% -0.48%
2009 5.30% 1.17%
2008 4.13% -0.73%
2007 4.86% -0.38%
2006 5.24% -0.39%
2005 5.63% -0.20%
2004 5.83% 1.05%
2003 4.78% -0.07%
2002 4.85% 0.84%
2001 4.01% -0.68%
2000 4.69% -0.01%
1999 4.70% -0.78%
1998 5.48% 0.33%
1997 5.15% -0.13%
1996 5.28% 0.94%
1995 4.34% 0.80%
1994 3.54% -0.71%
1993 4.25% 0.66%
1992 3.59% 0.17%
1991 3.42% 0.17%