Georgia Unemployment Rate 1991-2022

Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment.
  • Georgia unemployment rate for 2021 was 10.66%, a 7.84% decline from 2020.
  • Georgia unemployment rate for 2020 was 18.50%, a 6.93% increase from 2019.
  • Georgia unemployment rate for 2019 was 11.57%, a 1.1% decline from 2018.
  • Georgia unemployment rate for 2018 was 12.67%, a 1.27% decline from 2017.
Data Source: World Bank

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Georgia 10.66%
Nigeria 9.79%
Egypt 9.33%
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Ukraine 8.88%
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Honduras 8.51%
Bolivia 8.51%
Uzbekistan 7.16%
Mongolia 7.08%
India 5.98%
Nicaragua 5.96%
El Salvador 5.94%
Kenya 5.74%
Sri Lanka 5.40%
Bangladesh 5.23%
Timor-Leste 5.07%
Ghana 4.70%
Indonesia 4.41%
Pakistan 4.35%
Bhutan 4.33%
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Cameroon 3.87%
Papua New Guinea 2.75%
Philippines 2.41%
Vanuatu 2.18%
Myanmar 2.17%
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Georgia Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year Unemployment Rate (%) Annual Change
2021 10.66% -7.84%
2020 18.50% 6.93%
2019 11.57% -1.10%
2018 12.67% -1.27%
2017 13.94% -2.66%
2016 16.60% 0.09%
2015 16.51% -0.93%
2014 17.44% -1.98%
2013 19.42% -0.23%
2012 19.65% 0.02%
2011 19.63% -0.57%
2010 20.20% -0.51%
2009 20.71% 2.84%
2008 17.87% 4.59%
2007 13.28% -0.29%
2006 13.57% -0.24%
2005 13.81% 1.19%
2004 12.62% 1.11%
2003 11.51% -1.08%
2002 12.59% 1.43%
2001 11.16% 0.34%
2000 10.82% -2.98%
1999 13.80% -0.73%
1998 14.53% 3.03%
1997 11.50% 0.00%
1996 11.50% 3.90%
1995 7.60% -0.80%
1994 8.40% 3.00%
1993 5.40% 0.00%
1992 5.40% 2.70%
1991 2.70% 2.70%