Moldova Unemployment Rate 1991-2023

Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment.
  • Moldova unemployment rate for 2022 was 2.28%, a 0.95% decline from 2021.
  • Moldova unemployment rate for 2021 was 3.23%, a 0.59% decline from 2020.
  • Moldova unemployment rate for 2020 was 3.82%, a 1.28% decline from 2019.
  • Moldova unemployment rate for 2019 was 5.10%, a 2.19% increase from 2018.
Data Source: World Bank

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Tunisia 16.12%
Sao Tome and Principe 15.32%
Cabo Verde 13.57%
Georgia 11.31%
Mauritania 11.11%
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Angola 10.21%
Mongolia 8.25%
India 7.33%
Honduras 7.10%
Egypt 6.96%
Sri Lanka 6.71%
Pakistan 6.42%
Zambia 6.13%
Uzbekistan 6.01%
Nigeria 5.76%
Nicaragua 5.57%
Kenya 5.50%
Timor-Leste 4.86%
Bangladesh 4.70%
Kyrgyz Republic 4.57%
Bolivia 4.42%
Cameroon 4.00%
Ghana 3.87%
El Salvador 3.82%
Bhutan 3.60%
Indonesia 3.55%
Papua New Guinea 2.75%
Lao PDR 2.63%
Moldova 2.28%
Philippines 2.24%
Vanuatu 2.09%
Vietnam 1.92%
Solomon Islands 1.54%
Cambodia 0.36%
Moldova Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year Unemployment Rate (%) Annual Change
2022 2.28% -0.95%
2021 3.23% -0.59%
2020 3.82% -1.28%
2019 5.10% 2.19%
2018 2.91% -0.98%
2017 3.89% -0.13%
2016 4.02% -0.68%
2015 4.70% 0.97%
2014 3.73% -1.37%
2013 5.10% -0.48%
2012 5.58% -1.10%
2011 6.68% -0.77%
2010 7.45% 1.05%
2009 6.40% 2.42%
2008 3.98% -1.09%
2007 5.07% -2.31%
2006 7.38% 0.09%
2005 7.29% -0.88%
2004 8.17% 0.22%
2003 7.95% 1.15%
2002 6.80% -0.49%
2001 7.29% -1.17%
2000 8.46% -2.68%
1999 11.14% 1.14%
1998 10.00% 2.10%
1997 7.90% 0.00%
1996 7.90% 2.60%
1995 5.30% -0.50%
1994 5.80% 2.10%
1993 3.70% 0.00%
1992 3.70% 1.80%
1991 1.90% 1.80%